• Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast
Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

The disturbance off Brazil has a 50 percent chance of becoming a tropical system within the next five days. Flood watches have been issued for both Louisiana and the Florida Panhandle. Bret has sustained winds around 40 miles per hour with higher wind gusts. "Bret is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 2 to 4 inches over the W...

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  • Instagram Stories daily audience hits 250M, adds live Story replays
Instagram Stories daily audience hits 250M, adds live Story replays

Instagram is now at 700 million people globally. Shares of Snap ( SNAP ), the parent company of disappearing-messaging app Snapchat, slipped as much as 3.3% to $17.23 in midday action Tuesday as investors fretted about increased competition from Facebook's (FB) Instagram Stories rival.

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  • Wind, solar energy have not harmed USA power grid -industry study
Wind, solar energy have not harmed USA power grid -industry study

But both rooftop and utility-scale solar energy combined to produce another 2% the month's electrical output, and April's numbers are expected to hit 10% as well once they are compiled, the agency reported. Batteries drive renewable reliability . Rather than create these emergencies, renewable energy was part of the solution and continued to operat...

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  • Trump Condemns North Korea After Death of US Student Otto Warmbier
Trump Condemns North Korea After Death of US Student Otto Warmbier

Three Americans remain held in North Korea. Dr Daniel Kanter, who examined Mr Warmbier, said: "We have no certifiable knowledge of the cause or circumstances of his neurological injuries". They were sentenced to 12 years in a labor camp. Moon did not go as far as some US politicians who said Kim Jong Un's regime murdered Warmbier , but he ...

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  • Australia suspends air strikes in Syria
Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

Moscow warned it will view all United States coalition aircraft west of the Euphrates River in Syria as "airborne targets" in response to the incident. Frants Klintsevich, deputy head of the defense committee in Russia's upper house of parliament, said the defense ministry statement does not mean there will be war with the U.S.in Syria, but...

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  • Tom Brady: My dream is to play an National Football League game in China
Tom Brady: My dream is to play an National Football League game in China

China was scheduled to host a preseason National Football League game in 2007 to kick off the one-year countdown to the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, but the game between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks was postponed and ultimately canceled.

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  • Relive The Magic Of 'Harry Potter' With Pottermore's Wizarding World Book Club
Relive The Magic Of 'Harry Potter' With Pottermore's Wizarding World Book Club

Week 3: First Impressions: What are Harry and Draco's similarities? ― How did you discover the Harry Potter stories? As you can probably tell, we're all huuuuuuge Potterheads here at RetroEnt (we're not even sure the Sorting Hat would be able to fit over our huge Potterheads), and we were all pretty bummed when J.K.

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  • Whole Foods CEO hints at another brand under Amazon
Whole Foods CEO hints at another brand under Amazon

Six bookstores, a staff-less experimental outlet and 465 Whole Foods plots are up for protection at this point. Amazon "didn't put this out of reach for everybody else" in terms of price, he said. Amazon did not respond to a request for comment. Culpepper, who owns Kroger Co shares, said Kroger is the company that would be most likely improve...

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  • Durant joins Jordan and Shaq for a slice of NBA Finals history
Durant joins Jordan and Shaq for a slice of NBA Finals history

Iguodala, the 2015 Finals MVP, came up big again with his 2017 postseason-best 20 points off the bench and stingy defense on James in a testy, tightly called finale to this trilogy Finals that everyone had stamped on the calendar from the moment Durant departed Oklahoma City to join Curry and Co.

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  • Pence Hires Private Lawyer For Russia Investigation
Pence Hires Private Lawyer For Russia Investigation

House of Representatives, during the investigation into corrupt Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Pence has retained Richard Cullen of McGuire Woods to "assist him in responding to inquiries by the special counsel ", according to a statement from Pence's communications director, Jarrod Agen .

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  • Mueller's Russia Investigation Now Targeting Jared Kushner
Mueller's Russia Investigation Now Targeting Jared Kushner

These investigations are looking at Kushner's meeting with Russian intelligence-connected banker Sergey Gorkov in mid-December and Kushner's attempt to set up a back channel between Trump and Moscow through a Russian diplomatic building in the same month.

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  • Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders
Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

With an average age of just 24 years, 4 months, and a combined total of 179 global appearances, Germany has the most youthful squad of the eight Confed Cup teams. Julian Draxler , 23, wore the armband, while Sandro Wagner , 29, was the oldest starter of the evening. Having left captain and first-choice goalkeeper Manuel Neuer at home, he nom...

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  • Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind resigns
Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind resigns

The Congress spurned the BJP's appeal for consensus on its choice for President. The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will demit the office on July 25. "The post of the President of India is above party politics". Accusing the NDA of not bringing up Kovind's name during the previo...

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  • Tropical Storm off South America becomes a named storm
Tropical Storm off South America becomes a named storm

The agency is also monitoring another disturbance that is now being labeled as Potential Tropical Cyclone Three. Tropical storm wind speeds range from 39 miles per hour to 73 miles per hour, according to the hurricane center. The Hurricane Center has already issued a tropical storm warning for parts of Louisiana and a tropical storm watch has bee...

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  • Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered Standalone To Release This Month - Rumor
Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered Standalone To Release This Month - Rumor

It has also been revealed that the game will cost $39.99 which is slightly cheaper than newer titles, but it is still pretty expensive for a game that was released a while ago. This is based on an Amazon Japan listing, which claims Modern Warfare Remastered has a June 20 release date. There's now no sign of it in the United Kingdom, however.

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  • TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE:AMTD) Stock Ticks 2.29%
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE:AMTD) Stock Ticks 2.29%

The stock decreased 0.87% or GBX 2.75 on June 19, reaching GBX 313. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.89557, the 3 month is 1.01238, and the 1 month is now 1.05520. Wells Fargo downgraded the shares of AMTD in report on Monday, September 28 to "Market Perform" rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 7 by Wood.

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  • Donald Trump Attorney Says President Not Under Investigation
Donald Trump Attorney Says President Not Under Investigation

Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a top adviser to former Vice President Dick Cheney, in a lawsuit related to the Valerie Plame affair. "Witch Hunt." Pressed by TV interviewers, Sekulow declared that Trump was not being investigated, then tried to walk that back, at least slightly, saying there had been no such notification.

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  • In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China
In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China

Ford said moving production of the Focus to China will not result in any job losses for US hourly employees. Kentucky Truck employs almost 7,600 full-time hourly workers - and Ford has more US hourly workers and builds more vehicles in the USA than any other automaker, according to Ford.

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  • Jared Kushner speaks at tech event
Jared Kushner speaks at tech event

Kushner spoke Monday about efforts to update how the federal government functions, addressing fellow members of the Trump administration and business leaders, including Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Apple CEO Tim Cook. Kushner has denied any improper contacts with Russian Federation. Trump, his father-in-law, has been under investigation for obstruct...

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  • Nokia Completes Withings Rebranding, Launches Weighing Scale and Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor
Nokia Completes Withings Rebranding, Launches Weighing Scale and Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor

And with that, Nokia, the health brand, has announced three new products; a digital blood pressure monitor, a set of Wi-Fi-enabled BMI smart scales , and a dedicated app to tie everything together. The existing Withings Body scale, which measures body fat, is now the Nokia Body Plus, while the Withings Body Cardio is now the Nokia Body Cardio; whi...

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  • Hays Advisory LLC Boosts Stake in Intel Corporation
Hays Advisory LLC Boosts Stake in Intel Corporation

The chip maker reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.01. Dynamic Advisors Solutions Llc sold 12,035 shares as Intel Corp ( INTC)'s stock declined 2.96%. (NYSE:BHE). Adams Diversified Equity Fund Incorporated invested in 37,300 shares. Hodges Capital Mngmt has 0.03% invested in In...

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  • New Kia Stonic SUV revealed
New Kia Stonic SUV revealed

Buyers will be able to personalise their Stonic to their liking, and the vehicle will be available with up to 20 two-tone colour combinations, with five colours for the "Targa-style" roof. Inside, buyers have more scope to personalise their auto, with a range of colour packs to choose from. These aspects, together with Kia's class-leading seven-yea...

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  • Death toll in London fire rises to 58, may still go higher
Death toll in London fire rises to 58, may still go higher

Following the meeting, May issued in a statement in which she acknowledged that "support on the ground for families that needed help or basic information in the initial hours after this appalling disaster was not good enough ". 'We are protesting in honour of those who perished, were injured and/or affected. But in an interview about the fire,...

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  • Google's search engine aims to become employment engine
Google's search engine aims to become employment engine

Google Job search feature allows you to filter jobs by industry , location , when they were posted , and employer. This detailed jobs information is a departure from the way Google's main search engine has traditionally shown only bare-bones links to various help-wanted sites.

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  • Merkel calls for some EU-Africa trade contracts to be renegotiated
Merkel calls for some EU-Africa trade contracts to be renegotiated

Merkel also said she deeply regretted Trump's decision to quit the Paris climate pact, which she described as an "ecological must". German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries has written a letter to U.S. Merkel renewed her defense of her country's record, arguing that imports and exports shouldn't be viewed "in isolation" as German products often i...

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  • Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer
Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer

President Trump requested he write up the letter to support the decision to fire Mr. Comey. If you credit Comey's sworn account over Trump's news conference denials, Trump demanded Comey's loyalty; pressed him to drop the case against Flynn; and eventually fired Comey himself because of his handling of "this Russian Federation thing".

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  • Robert Mueller Is Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings
Robert Mueller Is Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

Separately, Coats is scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed session Thursday. The probe into Kushner's business dealings is part of the special counsel's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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  • Lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite president's tweet otherwise
Lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite president's tweet otherwise

As evidence, Mr Sekulow said Mr Trump has not been notified of any investigation. Sekulow pressed the same points with Chuck Todd, Jake Tapper and John Dickerson, telling Todd that the Washington Post story was "a fake report-a report with no documented sources".

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  • What's Blackberry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) Upside After This Short Interest Decrease?
What's Blackberry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) Upside After This Short Interest Decrease?

Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. If you are viewing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark law.

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  • No PS4 cross-platform support for Rocket League
No PS4 cross-platform support for Rocket League

With all that said, it's no wonder why Nintendo was interested in getting Psyonix , the studio behind the game, to bring it over to the Switch. Spencer did say that there is a good relationship between Microsoft and Nintendo, and that it's possible something could be worked out where the Switch version does unlock achievements.

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  • Germany squeeze past Australia at Confederations Cup
Germany squeeze past Australia at Confederations Cup

But these Socceroos are not blind to the magnitude of the task in front of them. Retaining the World Cup next year is the priority. "It's disappointing, we were barely clinging on in the first half", admitted Australia's coach Ange Postecoglou .

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  • Punjab govt announces debt waiver for farmers owning up to 5 acres
Punjab govt announces debt waiver for farmers owning up to 5 acres

He claimed the initiative would provide double the relief announced by BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra. Expressing concern over the problems faced by the farmers, the Chief Minister said his government's priority would be to continuously increase income of all those who are dependent on agriculture while preserving the ecological bala...

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  • US student's death reminder of NKorea's barbaric regime: Haley
US student's death reminder of NKorea's barbaric regime: Haley

The death of Otto Warmbier , the American student held captive by North Korea for 17 months, has died just days after being released. He was in a coma. He "has completed his journey home" to OH, the family said. Shortly before he was freed, his parents told the Washington Post newspaper they had been informed by the North Korean authorities th...

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  • Abysmal India come crashing down against Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy final
Abysmal India come crashing down against Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy final

Virat Kohli paid tribute to victors Pakistan and acknowledged India had been outplayed in all departments in a one-sided ICC Champions Trophy final. There's something about the Champions Trophy and Shikhar Dhawan . Shadab picked up his second wicket when Kedar Jadhav, on nine, gave Sarfraz a simple catch and India appeared to be crumbling...

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  • Warmbier death: Trump condemns 'brutal regime' North Korea
Warmbier death: Trump condemns 'brutal regime' North Korea

He was detained in January 2016 at the airport in Pyongyang while on his way home. He was also told that if he was detained and didn't return, $200,000 would be paid to his mother in the form of a charitable donation. President Trump called North Korea a "brutal regime". He was arrested as a tourist to North Korea in January of previous year for ...

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