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With Dual-lens camera, wireless AirPods iPhone 7 launched

In addition, Apple was recently ordered by the European Commission to pay Ireland a $19 billion tax payment. The iPhone 7 is priced from US$649 (NZ$1199), the...


Musk Stumped by Falcon 9 Explosion that Destroyed Amos-6 Satellite

Case in point: the September 1 explosion of one of its rockets on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral in Florida. In another tweet Friday, Mr. Musk said that bef...


Louisiana governor asks Congress for $2B for flood recovery

The Red Cross declared it "the worst natural disaster to strike the United States" since Hurricane Sandy in 2012. If there's a silver lining in any of this,...


SpaceX accident 'most difficult and complex' in its history

Last week, Musk said attention was being focused on the upper-stage oxygen tank. While there were no injuries, the rocket and the Amos-6 satellite it was carryi...


Jill Stein Flies to Wrong City for Rally

Trump at their first debate on September 26. McMullin, a conservative running as an independent, is a former Central Intelligence Agency agent and previously ...


LG V20 Specs and Features Officially Announced

LG's V20 comes with a second screen that displays notifications without interrupting streaming videos or game play. Video is also improved with a Steady Reco...


Asteroid Bennu getting first visitor in billions of years

NASA's groundbreaking seven-year mission with OSIRIS-REx, a robotic spacecraft, is about to launch. "OSIRIS-REx will return the most extraterrestrial materia...


Worldwide conservation group takes giant pandas off endangered species list

Officially, the panda is now "vulnerable" - a species still at risk, but a step back from the brink of extinction. While Chinese reforestation and forest prot...


Happy Landings: 3 Space Station Crew Members Back on Earth

That's how much time veteran NASA astronaut Jeff Williams has spent in space throughout his career , longer than any other American astronaut in history. B...


Drones Get Set to Piggyback on Delivery Vans

Running drones on long journeys back and forth from a fixed distribution center seems implausible-range alone would limit reach, and setting up many such facili...


Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy

Roughly $200 million of tax savings can be achieved through utilization of tax losses beginning in 2019. Monaco will serve as the combined company's CEO and p...


Self-cooling clothes to cut cost of air-conditioning

Writing in the journal Science they said that the new fabric could become the basis for clothing that keeps people cool in hot climates without air condit...


Romanian PM heads to Italy for quake funeral

Tuesday's state funeral was for victims in the neighbouring Lazio, which includes Amatrice and Accumoli. Almost 2,700 people needing shelter following the Aug...


Facebook adds 'instant video' option to texts in Messenger

Audio is off by default. The video stream is unidirectional, but your conversation partner can share his or her own video once you're done. 'Instant Video i...


Climate Change: Solar eclipse to occur in Nigerian tomorrow

Sixteen minutes later and 3,180 kilometres (1,975 miles) to the east, the central eclipse track crosses the coast into Africa in Gabon where the duration of ann...


Facebook Introduces Live Streaming 'Instant Video' Feature in Messenger App

The next step in Facebook's video push occurred Thursday with the launch of Instant Video for Messenger . The new feature being rolled out starting today...


Turkish forces deepen push into Syria, draw US rebuke over targets

Syrian opposition activists have said that at least 35 civilians were killed in the Turkish-led operation so far. Turkey's operation aims to push the YPG back...


Navy Chief Sunil Lanba

The committee will be headed by Deputy Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Ashok Kumar. Expressing concern over the Scorpene submarine data leak, Navy Chief Admira...


Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

Knutsen said reindeer tend to stay very close to each other in bad weather. Five of the 323 animals were found alive but badly injured and were shot by wildlife...


Wright Starts a Petition to Get McKeon Back Into the Closing Ceremonies

McKeon violated team rules by failing to inform team management that she was staying with a friend for the evening. McKeon, who won four medals at the Rio Oly...


Rio Olympics 2016: Emma McKeon's closing ceremony ban overturned

Palmer, 25, was found later by two businessmen in the Copacabana district who reported that he was disoriented and had lost his wallet and phone. McKeon, who ...


Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League

South Korea 7, Mexico 0 Seum Kwon had two home runs and three RBIs, Sangheon Park struck out nine, and South Korea beat Mexico 7-0 on Thursday to advance to the...


Bound Southwest Flight Diverted By Engine Problem

Witnesses posted pictures of the burnt out engine on social media. The plane, a Boeing 737-700, made an emergency landing at 9:40 a.m. CT in Pensacola afte...


Apple advise update after finding targeted iPhone spyware

Apple sent out the iOS 9.3.5 update Thursday, which addresses two kernel bugs and one WebKit bug, following a report from the security firm Lookout Securit...


Newly Released Video Shows American Aid Worker Kayla Mueller in ISIS Captivity

He stated: "I think that's totally abandoning someone that you had no reason to abandon. And they let us down". On the trip, Kayla was kidnapped by ISIS . ...


Halo 5 Forge Mode Coming To PC In September For Free

After finalizing their edits, mapmakers can then share their creations via a new cross-platform content browser that will debut alongside Forge's Windows 10 p...


Kate Upton Slams the Kardashians for Alleged Plastic Surgeries

The model alleges the women in the famous family have had plastic surgery, which they have denied in the past. "I look like a Kardashian, nose job and all", s...


Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones

Along with these smartphones, the devices enrolled in the Android Beta Program will be among the first receivers to taste the final version. File-based encr...


NASA's Curiosity rover shows 360-degree images of Mars

The Murray Buttes are a number of mounds that measure around 50 feet in height and 200 feet in width. The Huffington Post reported that the 360-degree vid...


Ashwin enjoys five-wicket hauls more than centuries

Pakistan lead the pack for the first time with 111 points followed by India with 110 points while Australia (108) and England (108) complete the top four. "If...


Turkey slams Israeli strikes in Gaza despite reconciliation

The Izzedine al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas' military wing, held a rally in Rafah on Sunday, honoring three senior operatives, Muhammad Abu Shamalah, Raed al-Attar a...


Briton, Australian arrested for police officer's murder

Gen. Sugeng Priyanto said statements from nine witnesses led to the arrest of the couple. The body of Wayan Sudarsa was found on Wednesday lying on a beach in...


Continental Resources sells acreage to balance books

The share price is trading in a range of $79.91 - $80.59. The trading activity of 2.2 Million shares climbed down over an average volume of 3.2 Million shares. ...


Weary GOP hopeful Trump staff shake-up triggers new momentum

In presidential campaigns, late staff shakeups can signal an effort to correct problems perceived by consultants and pollsters. While Manafort retains his tit...


Rare Tyrannosaurus rex skull arrives at Seattle museum

They first found large fossilized vertebrae that indicated that they belonged to a carnivorous dinosaur. "So we were kind of excited, but actually the most exci...