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Second schoolgirl dies after hit-and-run in Oldham

The older girl died of her injuries at the scene of the crash while the younger girl remains in a critical condition in hospital Sky News reports. They say ...


Watch These Baby Bald Eagles Hatching As 2016 Finally Dies

Harriet, the mother bird, and mate M15 welcomed their offspring, known as eaglet 9, at 7:33 a.m. ET, according to Dick Pritchett Real Estate , the real estate ...


Samsung Galaxy S8 To Come With Wireless In-Ear Headphones: Rumor

On Friday, Samsung released an official notice to customers who have enrolled in the Galaxy Beta Program. Smartphone lovers are in for a treat next year as ...


CONFIRMED: Bayern assistant Clement in talks with Swansea City

While the Welsh club are known to have gauged Clement's interest in the role already, they were not able to officially discuss the vacancy with the 44-year-old ...


Just Want 2016 to End Already? You'll Have to Wait Another Second

In addition, tidal friction caused by the moon's gravity tugging on the Earth's ocean also throws off the length of the planet's rotation. The adjustment is n...


WEATHER: Showers today, much colder by Tuesday night

Monday night most models bring back a good shot of rain which looks to carry into Tuesday morning, before drier air works it's way in from the west along wit...


Nintendo Switch May Not Get Current Gen Ports

And now, in an interview with Japanese website Social VR Info (via Nintendo Everything ), Takayuki Kawasaki, territory manager for Epic Games Japan discussed...


Lawmaker shot in the head at New Year's party survives

The McAllen Monitor reports that Texas Rep. Armando "Mando" Martinez was welcoming the new year with family and friends in a Weslaco neighborhood when, just ...


FBI, DHS say Vermont utility was infiltrated by Russian hackers

The computer at Burlington Electric that was hacked was not attached to the grid . "It matters even more because it reflects the deeply irrational and ever-s...


China's manufacturing growth contracts in December

After Narendra Modi-led government scrapped high value currency notes in November, many economists including the former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Sing had warn...


Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay To Be Shown At CES

EA has yet to officially release a statement regarding the truthfulness of this leak, leaving fans no other choice but to wait until early January next year. Wh...


Donald Trump Offers Chicago Help with Its Murder Rate

Donald Trump on Monday decried Chicago's astronomical murder rate - and offered help from the federal government to get it under control. The city saw a surge...


Dog attacks family in USA after woman tries to wear it sweater

WTSP reports the dog began attacking the 22-year-old. Subsequently, the son stabbed the dog twice, giving the three time to flee the backyard of their house,...


Apple's upcoming iPhone to display Samsung's AMOLED panel, says report

Apple is expected to slash iPhone 7 production owing to lackluster sales. Citing Taiwan-based component manufacturers, DigiTimes said Apple will launch 4.7-...


Ugly weather for New Year's Weekend

View the current weather conditions at The Washington Post. Highs are expected to vary in the lower 60s as scattered showers persist. Are you considering dr...


A chill New Year's Eve for Harrisburg and the nation

Northwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Saturday , it will be mostly sunny with a high near 41, the weather service said. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mile...


New Year's Weekend Looks Pretty Good

Morning temperatures climb into and through the 40s, with afternoon highs reaching the low-to-mid 50s. Mostly cloudy along and east of I-25 tonight with decre...


DC-area forecast: Gusty winds to follow rainy morning, turning cold tonight

New Year's Day has a mix of sun and clouds through the day with highs reaching the 50° mark. The sky will become mostly clear and overnight lows will fall into...


Demonstration against Sasikala`s appointment as AIADMK chief

Ms Sasikala said she prayed the almighty to bestowthe people all wealth and prosperity in this new year. "Other than these people nobody else will be projecte...


NASA Mars Ice Home is Like a Frozen Innertube

Team members of the Ice Home Feasibility Study discuss past and present technology development efforts in inflatable structures at NASA's Langley Research C...


Facebook & Google dominate the list of 2016's top apps

You know who the winners are. YouTube rounded off the top three most popular apps, while Amazon and Instagram saw the biggest growth in users, with the form...


Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announce engagement

The spokesperson confirmed that Ohanian popped the questions while the two were vacationing in Rome. Ohanian then responded, under his user name "kn0thing". It'...


Remains of the Day: The Blue Screen of Death to Become Green

We can expect that Microsoft could fix this loophole in an upcoming Windows 10 build. Windows 10 had been a free upgrade for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users u...


A Single Text Can Disable iOS Messages Forever

In the video, you can see that upon receiving and opening the message and its attachment on the iPhone, the Messages app freezes and then crashes as soon as the...


Woman dies, 2 children injured in Colorado chairlift fall

A Texas family member who spoke to FOX31 on the phone said the father of the woman who was killed was on a plane from San Antonio to Denver Thursday night. Poli...


Skies should be mostly clear for New Year's Eve fireworks

Wednesday through Friday high temperatures will stay below normal in the upper 30/ low 40s with mostly sunny to partly sunny to partly cloudy skies. Winds st...


Hubble Spies a Galactic Laser Beam Blasting Microwaves into Space

The megamaser , dubbed IRAS 16399-0937, emits microwaves, as high levels of energy can transform a galaxy into a maser, and extremely high energy levels can in...


Trump goes to White House

Karl pointed out that it sounded like the spokesman thought the White House's actions were too much. His team defended the move, saying the president-elect did ...


Three reasons why Alabama dominated Washington in Peach Bowl

You could even start with someone who didn't even play Saturday. Jackson wrote an article for The Players' Tribune, which was published Friday. Look at how ha...


Browns snap 17 game losing streak, defeat Chargers 20-17

It was just what the Cleveland Browns faithful was hoping for this holiday season. "This is the way it is supposed to be". It is definitely a relief, man. The B...


New Year will arrive a second late

After all, over the next 1,000 years, leap seconds would only add about an estimated 15 minutes to worldwide clocks. Those countries which follow EST (Eastern...


3 killed as two small planes collide midair

The FAA is on scene investigating and is coordinating with the National Transportation Safety Board, according to WFAA . A Custer Road was closed off between...


Baby eagle emerges from its shell as watch continues for its sibling

Viewers started tuning in in droves last Monday, when the eggs began to stir. Harriet and M15 laid two eggs, E9 on November 22, the other egg arrived on Novembe...


Washington Post corrects story on Vermont utility breach

Washington Post made waves across the internet last night when they reported that computer code from Russian hackers was found inside the power grid of a Ve...


NBC Reportedly Orders 10-Episode Will & Grace Revival

And now, finally, "Will & Grace" is set to receive the revival treatment. "Ill get a phone call", said Jordan, who played Karen Walkers frenemy Beverly Leslie ...