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Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says 'no'

Nevada Republican Dean Heller didn't mince words about the GOP's new health care bill in the Senate: "It's going to be very hard to get me to a yes". "I rea...


Google Discards Private Medical Records From Search Results

Google will not remove dates of birth, addresses, or telephone numbers from its search results in most cases, according to the removal policy . The last ch...


HTC Teases New Edge Sense Features for U11

Certain apps can be opened, and photos taken. Personally, I'd like the functionality of quick squeezing to skip to the next song with Google Play Music, and a...


SEGA Launches Free Classic Games Collection On Mobile

Retro gamers can't contain their excitement as SEGA has finally officially launched SEGA Forever , a collection which will allow gamers to play nostalgic 9...


Facebook launches Online Civil Courage Initiative to fight extremism in the UK

The initiative's founding partners include the Jo Cox Foundation, set up in memory of the murdered British MP, and other anti-hate groups from the Jewish and ...


Officer arrested for alleged sex with 15-year-old cadet

Hundreds of teenagers gathered at the Galen Center near USC Saturday morning to graduate from the Los Angeles Police Department's Cadet program amid rising ne...


Live Asian carp discovered near Lake Michigan

A live Asian carp has been pulled from a Chicago waterway just nine miles from Lake Michigan, raising new concerns about the invasive species. A bighead carp wa...


Disneyland devotee visits park for 2000 days in a row

Despite breaking the record, he promised to keep visiting for as long as he can. He has gone every day ever since. Both were unemployed at the time, and used th...


Xbox Backwards Compatibility - Microsoft deal big blow to Xbox One owners

Phil Spencer has revealed that Microsoft won't be making any money on the Xbox One X hardware. He was also asked about the UI for Xbox One X and whether it wi...


AirAsia flight turns back to Perth with 'technical issue'

Flight D7237 headed to Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia , took off at 6:40 a.m. local time and landed at Perth Airport upon return at 10 a.m. Passengers reported h...


Cloudy, Cool Weather Sweeping Through Chicago This Weekend

Monday will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms as highs drop to the upper 80s with north winds staying around 5 miles per hour. Light ...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Soars past 4 Million Copies Sold in Just 3 Months

The game is headed to Xbox One later this year with support for 4K and HDR. Playstation 4 is probably the only other console that makes sense - Nintendo typic...


Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana

Between Wednesday and Thursday morning, the storm could bring up to 12 inches of rain to some coastal areas of Texas and Louisiana . At 10 a.m., the center...


SpaceX nails launch & landing of a used rocket for second time

Recovering, refurbishing and then re-flying an orbital-class rocket is a feat no other company has accomplished. This means that if SpaceX re-uses a booster j...


First Beyond Good And Evil 2 In-Engine Demo Video Takes Flight

Even though it's made a ton of progress since that point, it'll still be interesting to see where it comes from origins-wise, as the graphics engine the game us...


Chicago's new Apple store has a giant MacBook for a roof

Whether or not that's an intentional decision on Apple's part, remains to be seen. There's now no word on when the new Apple Store location will open, as the ...


Tesla Inc (TSLA) Wants To Sell Its Own Streaming Music Service

Tesla would offer multiple levels of service starting with a radio-type platform akin to Pandora , Recode reported , quoting anonymous sources. "Our goal...


PSG ace Marco Verratti tells fans: I don't need to leave

The 23-year-old had an excellent season with the French side, stepping into the void left by the departure of his team-mate, David Luiz, to Chelsea . In other ...


Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Build 16226 Adds Integrated GPU Performance Tracking

However, Kaspersky said that Microsoft fixed this after it issued a complaint with the Russian Federal Antimonopoly Services. The software giant is now ...


Tesla reaches agreement with Shanghai to explore production

FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of Tesla by 13.3% in the fourth quarter. The firm now has "Outperform" rating on the stock. Linscomb & Williams Inc. The t...


Destiny 2 Ditches Recoil on PC but Keeps it for Consoles

The first two emblems displayed above are exclusively for players that joined Destiny in Year 1. This of course doesn't exactly make up for the fact that play...


Imagination Technologies puts itself up for sale

Last month , Imagination announced it had started a dispute resolution procedure with Apple over licensing payments. A report in Reuters today noted t...


Leak of Windows 10 Source Code Raises Security Concerns

The exact size of the leak has been disputed, but the data reportedly comes from the Shared Source Kit that Microsoft distributes to trusted partners. Windows...


Chris Paul informs Clippers he'll opt out of contract

The most Paul could make with another team would be $153 million and the most Griffin could make would be $135 million. Griffin can earn up to a five-year, $1...


3-year-old homely Mastiff Martha wins World's Ugliest Dog contest

Besides the honor of the title, Martha also gets a trophy, a $1,500 prize and a flight to New York City for "media appearances", according to contest organizer...


Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Cindy's maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 40 miles per hour (64 kph) with continued weakening expected ...


'I Respect Anil Bhai's Views': Virat Kohli On Coach Row

There have been many speculations about the reason behind Anil Kumble's resignation from the post of India's head coach and not travelling with the team to W...


India hammer Pak 6-1 in classification clash

Batra apologises for emotional outburstMeahwhile, FIH President Narinder Batra has apologised to several nations, including Pakistan, for his social media outbu...


Kvitova reaches first final since attack

Muguruza next plays Ashleigh Barty, the 21-year-old unseeded Australian who was leading Camila Giorgi 5-2 when the Italian became the second injury retirement w...


Appeared the first image of the new Jaguar crossover

Expect the E-Pace to pull from the F-Pace's now-familiar design cues, though Ian Callum , director of design for Jaguar , pledges that it "will have its own c...


Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Launches Second iOS 11 Beta

This particular beta is for developers, but even if you're not one, you can get a Developer ID and eligible to get the beta on your supported devices . A persi...


Card Pack Changes to Make Things Fun & Exciting

It's unknown if these changes will actually cause any changes to how much cash Blizzard make from the game, but it's possible that a lot of players are going to...


Overwatch: Loot Box duplicates will soon be "drastically" reduced

As we can tell from this update , the highlight export feature is far deeper and accessible than we could have ever imagined. The new system will let playe...


Amazon's Echo Show has gained support for smart home camera feeds

Simply setup the Logi Circle - Live skill in your Amazon Alexa app with your Logi Circle account and you're all set! This was what we believed would make its E...


Valve tries to one-up Oculus Touch with five-finger "Knuckles" VR controller

Another GIF shows how to calibrate the capacitive sensors, and it shows how the controller doesn't move when you open your hands. Called Knuckles, the control...