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'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says


Kuwait's emir is working to mediate the Gulf crisis around Qatar , which is home to a major US military base and is the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The emirate is still home to leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood, the Palestinian Hamas and the Afghan Taliban. Trump initially took sides with the Saudi-led group before apparently being nudged into a more even-handed approach when USA defense officials renewed praise of Doha , mindful of the major US military base hosted by Qatar that ... Read More »

Lawyer for deputy's husband criticizes murder case

And only because a witness happened to capture the chilling killing on video - despite several people trying to block the videographer from recording the incident, claiming it was "illegal". VIDEO: "When I seen the man turning purple, there was no let up " Investigators said Hernandez was urinating outside the restaurant and that Terry had yelled at him to stop. Read More »

Sonic Mania reveals Chemical Plant Zone


Players will be able to choose between playing Sonic , Tails, or Knuckles to defeat bosses and enemies. A new Sonic Mania gameplay trailer arrived overnight giving us all a good look at how this is working out. The Sonic Mania standard edition for Nintendo Switch will be available to purchase digitally at launch on August 15. The previously announced Collector's Edition of Sonic Mania can be pre-ordered here for a limited time. Read More »

Comey goes nuclear in showdown with Trump

Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) called for an independent commission and said, "It is time for Republican leadership in Congress to acknowledge publicly how risky the president's actions and rhetoric have been to American rule of law - the very foundation of our nation". Read More »

Jon Ossoff widens his lead against Karen Handel in Georgia race


Republican Karen Handel says her opponent in a nationally watched Georgia congressional race is nothing but a tool of national Democrats. Most surprisingly, Ossoff earned the support of 13 percent of registered Republicans. He said he supports increases "indexed to cost-of-living", meaning different communities could set different wages. Republicans already have won special House elections this spring in Kansas and Montana. Read More »

Trump welcomes Romanian president to White House


Trump said. "It doesn't make sense". Sens. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Al Franken, D-Minn., have asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation to check into the possibility of a third encounter at an April 2016 Trump campaign event that Sessions and Kislyak attended. Read More »

LeBron James says he's not worn out guarding Kevin Durant


That certainly was the case in the final minutes Wednesday. Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) and Kyrie Irving (2) celebrate a play against the Golden State Warriors during the second half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland , Wednesday, June 7, 2017 . Read More »

White House: Trump's tweets are 'official statements'

American Urban Radio Networks' April Ryan asked Sanders where Spicer was that day as Sanders was giving the daily press briefing. It recently came to light that almost half of Trump's 32 million Twitter followers aren't real people but fake egg-bots that the president may have bought to bolster his image. Read More »

Slooh to Host 'Mini' Full Moon Webcast Tonight


A minimoon is a full moon which appears only once a year and is slightly smaller in size than the regular full moon. The name strawberry comes from the fact that June is a strawberry season and most of the strawberries are picked in this month. Read More »

NASA picks 12 new astronauts from crush of applicants

NASA has selected the commander of the 461st Flight Test Squadron here to join the 2017 astronaut candidate class . Watkins earned her bachelor's degree in geological and environmental sciences at Stanford University and has worked at NASA's Ames Research Center and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Read More »

Jerry Seinfeld explains why he rejected Kesha's hug


Luke and Sony Music, Jerry Seinfeld was not among them. "And my reality, I don't hug a total stranger", he told "Extra" in a lighthearted interview at a lunch event Thursday in NY. The two stars both recently attended and performed at the Night of Laughter & Song event at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, a charity event held by the David Lynch Foundation . Read More »

Cavaliers Are Overmatched, but Won't Get Swept


But once Golden State finishes off James and the Cavs, the questions will begin. In Game 2, they forced 20 turnovers and Golden State scored 132 points. James' good friend Chris Paul is now with the Clippers so you see how some of the dots connect already. "I feel good. I actually feel better", James said. Read More »

Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

Smith's twitter account simply read, "Cavs in 7". The top-seeded Warriors have used their free-firing, run-and-gun style to grab a 2-0 lead in the NBA's best-of-seven championship but the Cavaliers insist they would not benefit from slowing down the tempo. Read More »

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Valuation According To Analysts


Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 2 analyst of Thomson Reuters, 2 analyst given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Institutional investors own 77.18% of the company's stock. After having $-0.83 EPS previously, United States Steel Corporation's analysts see -168.67 % EPS growth. The Company also operates blast furnaces and electric arc furnaces. Read More »

Green says LeBron is great, but Durant is 'a created player'

The Shaquille O'Neal-Kobe Bryant Lakers were supposed to dominate the league for a decade. "They're just kind of boneheaded plays that you are just like, 'Oh, man, we can be better.' Whether they're speeding us up or whether they're getting in our chest or challenging us, we need to hit back". Read More »

GSLV Mk III launch: All you need to know about the rocket


Needless to say, not to shabby for a first launch. File image of ISRO's GSLV MK III. It's still not quite as many elephants as NASA's Saturn V rocket, though-the 3,100-ton rocket was equivalent to roughly 400 elephants back in its day, according to NASA's estimates. Read More »

Little Nightmares Secrets Of The Maw DLC Announced


You play as a new character called The Runaway Kid and visit three new locations within the Maw including "Depths" and " The Hideaway ". In The Hideaway players will journey to a machine-themed area where the little gnomes (known as Nomes) live. Read More »

Apple's HomePod Puts Siri in a Speaker

Google's Home and Amazon's Echo Dot (and to a lesser extent, the full-sized Echo) are small enough that they can be slipped into corners or placed unobtrusively on tables, counters, and nightstands. However, the reviewer did caution, "a full review of the final product is the only way to determine any real meaningful thoughts on HomePod-as-home-audio-device". Read More »

This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco


But given their modern-looking face and teeth, Hublin said , these people may have blended in today if they simply wore a hat. The findings are based on the several early Homo sapiens remains from 300,000 years ago, which were found at the site of a pre-historic hunting encampment in Morocco , northwest of Africa . Read More »

Uber 'shared rape records with its boss'


The report from Recode is damning-until you remember all the other insane things that CEO Travis Kalanick , his righthand man Emil Michael , and others have gotten away with at the company. In February this year, Susan Fowler, a former site reliability engineer at Uber published a blog alleging sexual harassment and discrimination at the company. Read More »

Apple redesigns App Store with new Today, Games and Apps tabs


This was the least surprising of the announcements at this year's WWDC. Along with that, Apple has also managed to bring in some other noteworthy updates to the iOS platform, most of which covers the some key areas. And that should probably make Facebook and Snapchat a little bit nervous. Apps will have a different tab. The Control Center also gets improved with support for 3D Touch. Read More »

Oliver Stone: Megyn Kelly didn't know her stuff with Putin


In the weeks leading up to last year's presidential election , Russian military intelligence launched a cyberattack on a USA voting systems manufacturer, according to a classified National Security Agency report obtained by The Intercept. As they took a tour around the Kremlin's gilded throne room, Bloomberg reports that Putin told Stone: 'I'm not a woman, so I don't have bad days. Read More »

Comey Opening Statement For Senate Intelligence Hearing, Annotated

Trump fired Comey last month . " Comey has made a career of providing bombshell testimony to Congress, " said Tracy Schmaler, a former Senate Judiciary Committee staffer who attended a 2007 hearing in which Comey captivated the capital with an account of apparent White House interference with Justice Department decision-making. Read More »

New iPhone feature to block texts while driving


Like Apple Music , the new app store will be designed around a "Today" tab that highlights new releases. But one thing will very much be lacking in that lineup: the iPhone. I have to add that it is a bit surprising that Apple is this late when it comes to voice-command speakers. And true to Apple's way of introducing new products and features, the AR demo, complete with a battlefield-on-a-table, was spectacular. Read More »