• Chief: Stay safe during July 4 holiday
Chief: Stay safe during July 4 holiday

According to the National Fire Protection Association , on the 4th of July, fireworks cause more fires in the USA than all other causes combined. When it comes to fireworks , people need to remember that fireworks are explosives, and any of them can be risky.

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  • Messaging app Line set to raise up to $1.3bn in IPO
Messaging app Line set to raise up to $1.3bn in IPO

An option to sell more shares could put the IPO on course to raise a total of $1.3 billion. At the IPO price, the company is valued at about $6.9 billion, making it the biggest stock market tech debut this year. While dominant in a number of Southeast Asian markets, the company has been struggling to expand its user base further. It plans to use ...

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  • What Do You Think Of Augmented Reality Games And Pokémon GO?
What Do You Think Of Augmented Reality Games And Pokémon GO?

CEO John Hanke recently told Business Insiderthat the game will eventually allow players to trade their Pokémon with their friends, just like in the halcyon Gameboy days. As you travel around you'll be able to "catch" the creatures and then train them for battles. This game was announced back in 2015 for both the iOs and android based smart...

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  • Flash floods, heavy rain kill 15 in central India
Flash floods, heavy rain kill 15 in central India

Floods have wreaked havoc in Madhya Pradesh and Assam killing at least 13 people and affecting over a lakh even as monsoon rains brought temperatures below normal in several northern states. It has issued warning that heavy rainfall is likely at isolated places over Sagar, Jabalpur, Hoshangabad, Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain and Gwalior divisions.

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  • FBI head testifies to Congress over Clinton investigation
FBI head testifies to Congress over Clinton investigation

Gowdy: Secretary Clinton said there was nothing marked classified on her emails, either sent or received. "Do you need a referral from Congress to investigate her statements under oath?" James Comey chose not to prosecute Hillary Clinton regarding her email server scandal, but recent comments from the FBI director may suggest that the bu...

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  • Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq
Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq

Mr. Blair faced particular criticism for pledging to support U.S. President George W. Bush the year before the invasion, writing: "I will be with you, whatever". "I only ask with humility that the British people accept that I took this decision because I believed that it was the right thing to do based on the information that I had and the threat I...

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  • Attacks on police: Inspired or directed by militant groups?
Attacks on police: Inspired or directed by militant groups?

The protests follow the deaths of Philando Castile , a black man shot by police outside of St. Paul, Minnesota, and Alton Sterling, a black shot by police in Baton Rouge , Louisiana. "We must 'Rally The Troops!' It is time to visit Louisiana and hold a barbeque". "To do harm to others is disgusting", Johnson said. Black Lives Matter condemned...

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  • Terrorism, global warming two critical issues for humanity: PM Modi
Terrorism, global warming two critical issues for humanity: PM Modi

He added that India can show the way when it comes to mitigating the menace of climate change. "My intention and desire is to take India's growth rate to 8 per cent and beyond", he said to rapturous cheers from a crowd of over 20,000 people.

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  • Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt, UFC 200
Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt, UFC 200

Lesnar may be known for his "Suplex City" catchphrase as a WWE Superstar, but it was his ground-and-pound attack that helped him dispose of the 42-year-old Hunt , a known knockout artist. The favourite going into the fight, many felt Hunt's superior striking would get the job done. Lesnar was not able to take out the rugged Hunt , but at th...

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  • Hamilton wins British GP to trail Rosberg by 1 point
Hamilton wins British GP to trail Rosberg by 1 point

The race had started behind the Safety Car before Hamilton quickly built up a five-second lead that he never surrendered as the home favourite, despite one brief off-track moment, maintained the form he had displayed all weekend. In the beginning I was struggling to have visibility because of the spray, so I was struggling to keep up because I co...

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  • Fourth company suspends United Kingdom property funds on Brexit
Fourth company suspends United Kingdom property funds on Brexit

As worries spread through the sector, Columbia Threadneedle said it had suspended its £1.4 billion United Kingdom property fund while Canada Life halted trading in a smaller property fund holding £222 million of real estate. The asset manager adds that the Henderson Horizon range of property securities funds are not affected. Funds now face cap...

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  • Ernst out as possible Trump VP
Ernst out as possible Trump VP

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says he came away from his all-day meeting with Donald Trump thinking highly of the businessman and presumptive Republican nominee. Being Trump's running mate was a poor fit from the start. His problem is with economic conservatives and small business types, Wright said, those who are connected with Paul Ryan, who despi...

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  • Voters cast ballots in Japan upper house election
Voters cast ballots in Japan upper house election

In a poll last week, 41 per cent said they disapproved of Abe's economic policies , but support his Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), a less-than-resounding 37 per cent, far outpacing 11 per cent for the Democratic Party. Some voters who backed Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) said the economy's health was also their biggest concern. Opinion pol...

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  • ADVANCER Farnborough air show flies into Brexit storm
ADVANCER Farnborough air show flies into Brexit storm

Chicago - Boeing will celebrate its 100th anniversary at the Farnborough International Airshow, displaying advanced commercial and defense platforms, and presenting a unique exhibit to commemorate its first century and look ahead to the future.

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  • Senators seek to preempt states from GMO laws
Senators seek to preempt states from GMO laws

While most scientists say that genetically modified foods do not pose a risk to human health, consumers should have a right to more information about what they are eating. Yet the GMO bill voted on by the Senate today is a weak attempt to placate American consumers by creating the illusion of transparency. But with a bill on its way to setting ...

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  • Happy Ronaldo leaves European final in tears for 2nd time
Happy Ronaldo leaves European final in tears for 2nd time

Twelve years after losing to Greece on home soil in their last final appearance, it was Portugal's turn to spoil the host nation's party. Just before the hour, France coach Didier Deschamps withdrew Payet, who had been so key in the team's route to the final, replacing him with Kingsley Coman in a bid to break the deadlock.

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  • Portugal look to spoil French party in Euro 2016 final
Portugal look to spoil French party in Euro 2016 final

He has scored six goals in six games in the tournament. The Atlético Madrid forward took his tally for the tournament to six in the semi-final - becoming only the second ever player after Michel Platini (nine) to score more than five goals in a European Championship - and playing closer to Olivier Giroud has tapped into one of the Arsenal striker's...

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  • TSA Making Airport Security Less Terrible
TSA Making Airport Security Less Terrible

The plan by the TSA and American Airlines will test new screening technology , including automated security screening lanes and what's known as computed tomography (CT) scanners to inspect carry-on luggage. "To ensure that we remain up to date in an evolving threat environment, TSA continues to test and deploy state-of-the-art technologies". The...

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  • Trump creates more controversy with congressional GOP meetings
Trump creates more controversy with congressional GOP meetings

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said he'll unify the Republican party, but in the meantime, he's helping unify a strategy for some Democrats. Donald Trump's presidential campaign has a variety of hurdles to overcome, including his lack of support from congressional Republicans . This video includes clips from C-SPAN, ...

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  • Germany boss Low not a fan of 24-team Euro 2016 format
Germany boss Low not a fan of 24-team Euro 2016 format

France scored a penalty in injury time of the first half to go ahead. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, too, is also with nine goals in European Championships and will be crossing swords with Griezmann in the final. "We tried everything in the second half". We were better than the French. Griezmann, 25, is the tournament's top scorer bidding t...

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