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Cubs pondering World Series return for slugger Schwarber

I was choked up, I was like, 'Oh, no what does this mean right now?' But it's nothing more than excitement for the games". Regarding pitching matchup, all tha...


FEMA opens Disaster Recovery Center in St. Johns County

Representatives from FEMA, the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency, the U.S. Small Business Administration and other agencies are availabl...


Indians' Kluber to start World Series opener against Cubs

He adds, "Here in Chicago, it's just something special". I gravitated to the White Sox in part because even though they have a pretty thin trophy case as well, ...


Nobel academy member calls Bob Dylan's silence 'arrogant'

In 1921, Albert Einstein ignored the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences' attempts to contact him after he won the prize. We hoped the news would be received wi...


The changelog to Tesla's new autonomous driving capabilities

The Full Self-Driving Capability makes up $3,000 off the bat, $4,000 post-delivery, and-as the name suggests-will handle everything in regards to driving: tac...


Donation to army voluntary: Parrikar on MNS diktat

Commenting on the controversy on donation to Army Welfare Fund, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar clarified that it is "basically a voluntary donation" and the ...


Philippine President Declares 'America Has Lost' and Pledges Allegiance with China

In an earlier press briefing held in Manila, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Geng Shuang said, "Under the leadership of President Duterte, the new Philippine...


SpaceX's Elon Musk elaborates on plan to colonize Mars

SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk provided some additional details on Sunday (Oct. 23) about a Mars transportation system he unveiled last month, including pla...


Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Specs Leaked Online Shows Impressive Specs

All that should now be forgotten as Xiaomi Mi Note 2's much-awaited specs have finally been leaked just days ahead of its official launching. Meanwhile, the...


Trump booed at charity dinner while cracking Clinton jokes

He drew a stark contrast between his plan and the more-of-the-same government that he said Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton would run to benefit herself and...


Space station accepts 1st Virginia delivery in 2 years

It will deliver 5,300 pounds (nearly 2,400kgs) of cargo, including food and equipment, to the orbiting outpost. The company is based in Virginia and has made it...


Fact-Checking Trump's Position On 'Partial-Birth' Abortion

RightWingWatch recently reported that almost every Supreme Court candidate mooted by Trump is an extreme anti-LGBT conservative. He specifically attacked Cl...


Iraqi Kurds launch new advance northeast of Mosul

Islamic State itself is also expected to morph into a more classic insurgency once it loses its final pockets of territory in Iraq. The Iraqi army has launche...


Samsung is setting up Galaxy Note 7 exchange booths in airports

We reported earlier this week that Samsung's latest flagship phone iteration, the Galaxy Note 7, has been strictly banned from all flights leaving and ent...


Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (MXIM) Issues Earnings Results

Maxim Integrated Products has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $41.10. Maxim Integrated Products had a net margin of 19.93% and a ...


Police find new 'suspicious item' in probe of subway alert

Police on Holloway Road, London, where a 19-year-old man was arrested under the Terrorism Act after a suspicious device was found on a Tube train. While the...


Russian-American trio blasts on to International Space Station in Soyuz rocket

Many space agencies, including NASA, the ESA, China National Space Administration are all interested in launching manned missions to Mars. There are now two c...


Messi scores 2 as Barca beats Valencia 3-2, Iniesta injured

The Catalan giants were dealt a blow early on as captain Andres Iniesta went off with a nasty injury in the opening 15 minutes, and was replaced by Ivan Rakitic...


European Space Agency says Mars probe may have exploded

The Schiaparelli probe had been missing and its status unknown since scientists lost contact with it 50 seconds before its expected landing time on Friday aft...


Clinton Still Leads Trump by 9 After Debate

At the debate, Trump described the recording as " locker room talk ". "I'm not proud of it". "I apologize to my family". Last week, former Democratic presid...


Past Quarters Surprise Report for QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 78.10% of the company's stock. The stock has earnings growth of 33.70% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 8.7...


Does Joe Biden want to fight Donald Trump?

He is so stupid that he doesn't understand - no no.it's possible, ' Biden said , talking over laughter in the audience, 'it's possible he doesn't understand th...


Donald Trump accused of telling mistruths about late-term abortion

In his dissent to the U.S. Supreme Court's 2000 Stenberg v. Carhart decision, Justice Kennedy observed that in D&E dismemberment abortions, "The fetus, in man...


Samsung in talks with LG Chem for new smartphone batteries - Nikkei

It seems Samsung has had enough and forced a video of the mod on YouTube to be taken down. Samsung has announced today that it plans to release the G...


Walgreens profit beats, Rite Aid deal seen closing in 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday posted adjusted diluted net earnings per share for the quarter ended August 31 of $1.07, representing an increase of 21.6...


American Airlines beats Street 3Q forecasts

In this Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, photo, passengers walk to their gates through the terminal as American Airlines planes wait to depart at O'Hare International Airp...


Samsung Electronics Estimates $3 Billion Loss Following Note 7 Discontinuation

Samsung has cut its preliminary figure for the third-quarter operating profit from 7.8 trillion won to 5.2 trillion won to factor in the direct costs of 2.6 tr...


Netflix adds more subscribers than expected

That's in line with the consensus of 5 cents and $22.3 million from analysts polled by S&P Global Intelligence. The average stock price target is $117.22 with...


Google is locking up deals for a new internet TV service

Google is also near an accord to distribute channels owned by 21st Century Fox and is in advanced talks with Walt Disney Co.as well, the people said. It was un...


Amid talk of 'rigged' election, experts say fraud is rare

Results for likely voters in each state have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points, it is 3.5 points for registered voters in Nevada...


Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

That's what a stolen email from John Podesta , Hillary Clinton's campaign chair, seems to suggest. While there are some more established political names on...


NVIDIA announces entry level GTX 1050 video cards for PC gaming

The GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti are two versions of the same GP107 GPU, based on the same 14nm Pascal architecture that powers everything from the $249 GTX 1...


Airlines around world ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7

While the USA and Japan have been quick to issue bans of the Galaxy Note 7 on flights, many airlines are following suit and it is likely to become standard acro...


In a matchup of friends, sputtering Jets meet 2-3 Cardinals

Overall, the Jets rank last in average yards per pass (9.2) and are tied for second-to-last in passing yards per game (302). The Cardinals refer to those play...


The Nobel panel can't seem track down Bob Dylan

The Guardian reports that he gave a concert the night he was announced victor, with no mention of the award, and though the academy said they have received wel...