Around 6500 migrants rescued off Libya

Amongst the survivors were two 5-day-old twins, who were rescued from a wooden boat alongside their mother. Several vessels run by humanitarian organisations help patrol the route but risks were highlighted earlier this month when MSF said one of i... More..

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Dollar rises to two-week high ahead of United States jobs data
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Dollar rises to two-week high ahead of United States jobs data

With Federal Reserve officials talking up the prospects of a rate hike as soon as September, depending on upcoming data, the labour market figures have taken on even more significance than usual. At 9:48 a.m. E...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

England plunder world record total of 444-3

There is no place for Hampshire's James Vince or any call-up yet for promising batsman Ben Duckett, but Ben Stokes is among those returning - following his injuries this summer - for what is set to be his firs...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Samsung Delayed Galaxy Note 7 Shipments For Quality Testing

The news follows a number of recent reports from users describing how the battery in their new Galaxy Note 7 phones exploded. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 stress test was doubted by Corning as the way the hard...More..

Apple iPhone 7 prices leaked before launch date
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 prices leaked before launch date

Then there is the possibility of the Apple Watch , which is due for an upgrade. Pre orders should begin with a few hours from launch. Would such a design inspire you to buy an iPhone? The overall shape will ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Reid, Feinstein praise efforts to protect Lake Tahoe

President Obama says the extraordinary efforts that have been put into healing Lake Tahoe the past two decades prove it is possible to pass on the nation's greatest natural treasures to future generations. Rona...More..

Video Shows Apple's Alleged Wireless EarPods
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Video Shows Apple's Alleged Wireless EarPods

Apple brings the speculative madness to an end september 7. It's confirmed: Apple is holding an event on September 7th. This should prove to be welcome news for users wary of opting for either an Apple-bran...More..

US accuses EU of grabbing tax revenues with Apple decision
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

US accuses EU of grabbing tax revenues with Apple decision

They defended Apple by arguing that the European Union was overstepping its authority and reinterpreting global tax law to unfairly penalize the company. Independent lawmakers in the ruling minority coalition ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Thousands jam Lake Tahoe arena for Obama speech at summit

The speech comes at the beginning of a trip that will eventually take him to Asia, where a top focus with leaders of the G20 nations will be implementing the Paris climate deal that Obama helped negotiate a yea...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Obama to visit Midway Atoll in conservation push

Commercial fishing , mining and extraction are prohibited in the expanded Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, though subsistence fishing and scientific research will be allowed. But while the announceme...More..

IPhone 7 confirmed for September 7 launch
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

IPhone 7 confirmed for September 7 launch

But what does Apple's invite tell us about what could be coming to the new device? The new tech on the Apple Watch 2 is also said to waterproof the device, and users are said to expect the new smart watch...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Android 7.0 Nougat officially rolls out for Google Nexus devices

Google released the final version of Android 7.0 Nougat yesterday after months of public beta testing, and people with supported Nexus phones and tablets should all be able to download it soon. Now, the Taiw...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Dollar hits one-month high vs yen on Fed rate hike bets

Today, it hit a high of 0.30% to 103.30 yen. "Any signs of strength make investors worry that the Fed will accelerate their plans to raise interest rates", said Alan Gayle, head of asset allocation at Atlanta...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

This Backstage Video Proves Rihanna Didn't Dodge Drake's Kiss At The VMAs

Drake presented Rihanna with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the VMAs last night in Madison Square Garden. Following that, the We Found Love singer had vowed never to date rappers like Brown an...More..

Adorable Identical Twin Puppies Are the First Ever Recorded
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Adorable Identical Twin Puppies Are the First Ever Recorded

She said that it's impossible to know exactly how many identical puppy twins have existed, because some are likely delivered without anyone noticing they share a placenta. Although this is first recorded case...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Political Issues Weigh on Upcoming G-20 Summit in China

Yi Gang says coordinated action should be at the center to tackle the risks facing that goal. Bob Fu, President of China Aid urged the Communist government to release the remaining Christians as he stated: ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Samsung delays phone shipment after battery explosion claims

Samsung has not said how this affects shipments outside of Korea, although it's unlikely to be a localised issue. The move comes after reports in South Korea that some consumers claimed batteries in the jumbo...More..

Mercedes officially presents the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 Coupe
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Mercedes officially presents the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 Coupe

The V-6 is mated to a nine-speed automatic, which sends power to the AMG-tuned all-wheel-drive system that favors sending 69 percent of the engine's power to the rear wheels. Optional extras include the likes o...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Samsung delays Galaxy Note 7 phone shipments in South Korea

The move comes after reports in South Korea that some consumers claimed batteries in the jumbo smartphone exploded during charging. Samsung Electronics said shipments of the Note 7 are being delayed as it is co...More..

Tropical storm watch issued for southern Georgia coast
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Tropical storm watch issued for southern Georgia coast

Lower pressure means a more intense storm. Tropical storm conditions are possible in the tropical storm watch area by early Friday. Previously dubbed Tropical Depression Nine, it strengthened into a tropica...More..