• Walmart To Run Online Super Sale Week To Counter Amazon's Prime Day
Walmart To Run Online Super Sale Week To Counter Amazon's Prime Day

There was online grumbling past year that the deals were unimpressive, that deal items ran out too fast and were only available for a limited time. Daily sign-ups for ShippingPass have more than quadrupled since last week, Walmart said. While the exact deals aren't known, televisions were a particular point of emphasis for the company. This year's ...

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  • United Airlines flight UA929 London-Chicago makes emergency landing in Scotland
United Airlines flight UA929 London-Chicago makes emergency landing in Scotland

The flight was reportedly "burning up fuel" and circled above Edinburgh at 12,000ft before landing. A United Airlines spokesperson told NBC 5 the plane had a "mechanical issue". The plane, which left London at 7am, was around an hour into its flight to Illinois, US, when it was forced to declare the emergency. Other flights in and out of Edinburg...

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  • Reporters, activist arrested during Baton Rouge protest
Reporters, activist arrested during Baton Rouge protest

Paul, Minnesota, and Baton Rouge, where two black men, Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, were shot to death by police. DeRay Mckesson, a prominent Black Lives Matter activist who was released from jail Sunday following his arrest at a Baton Rouge protest, accused city police of provoking protesters.

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  • Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson arrested
Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson arrested

He was being held at the East Baton Rouge Parish jail, according to records. The post Black Lives Matter leader arrested as protests spread across the country appeared first on PBS NewsHour . Police took 101 people into custody, police spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks told the Associated Press. Meanwhile, Dallas police are investigating t...

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  • Officials warn about injuries caused by fireworks during July 4
Officials warn about injuries caused by fireworks during July 4

Ensure that you have a safe holiday by checking the Division of State Fire Marshal list of more than 2,000 sparklers that are approved for use in Florida. In Kenosha County, a rule of thumb is anything that explodes or makes a sound is illegal, Ruth said. About 1,500 reported injuries involved sparklers and bottle rockets - fireworks that are fre...

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  • Five-Day Free Shipping Event to Be Launched By Wal-Mart
Five-Day Free Shipping Event to Be Launched By Wal-Mart

Prime day is Amazon .com's biggest sale of the year, basically their own Black Friday or Cyber Monday. Since most of us aren't able to sit around waiting for deals all day long, working with others to take shifts is a great way to find deals you'd otherwise miss.

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  • Pokemon Go could give hackers access to all your data
Pokemon Go could give hackers access to all your data

The game has only been released in the US, Australia and New Zealand and now some players are accusing United Kingdom residents of trying to bypass their local servers to access the game Down Under, resulting in server overloads and outages.

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  • Ferocious typhoon slams into Taiwan's coast
Ferocious typhoon slams into Taiwan's coast

More than 15,000 people have been moved from their homes which were prone to landslides or flooding and about 3,600 of them were in shelters. Powerful rains and winds brought by super Typhoon Nepartak have killed one person in Taiwan. Power was partially restored in Taiwan on Friday after Nepartak slammed into the island's eastern coast with fero...

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  • May to become UK PM on Wednesday
May to become UK PM on Wednesday

Leader Jeremy Corbyn has lost the support of most Labour members of Parliament and is facing a challenge from legislator Angela Eagle. A political expert says the UK's incoming Prime Minister is strong, and she'll have to be to pull together the remaining Conservative party.

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  • Stocks on track to set new record highs today
Stocks on track to set new record highs today

The S&P 500 hit a record intraday high on Monday, extending a rally fuelled by stellar jobs data that underscored the resilience of the USA economy amid global uncertainty. The FTSE 100 has now risen by 1,145 points since it hit a 2016 nadir of 5,537 on 11 February, when investors were anxious about the low oil price and threat of global recessi...

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  • Pokemon GO Is Getting An Update Very Soon
Pokemon GO Is Getting An Update Very Soon

Such info can be monetized by the makers of the game to reveal users' travel habits, who else was in the area during play and much more. For some users with iPhones, signing into the game with the most convenient option - using your Google account - allows the gaming company to read your emails.

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  • Eagle Warns Of 'Tory State' If Corbyn Remains
Eagle Warns Of 'Tory State' If Corbyn Remains

He said Labour MPs who stepped up to the shadow cabinet to take the places of resignees were "heroes of the movement, and they too will not be forgotten". "I'm expecting to be on the ballot paper because the rules of the party indicate that the existing leader, if challenged, should be on the ballot paper anyway", he told the BBC.

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  • Murray: Being a dad helped me become a better tennis player
Murray: Being a dad helped me become a better tennis player

Djokovic, whose third-round loss to Sam Querrey was one of Wimbledon's great shocks, is sure to be back but Murray feels strongly this can be the start rather than the end. British Prime Minister David Cameron was in the Royal Box on Centre Court with his mother for Sunday's final and afterwards on court Murray said he did not fancy the premier's j...

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  • NRA comments on Castile shooting after criticism; says it's 'troubling'
NRA comments on Castile shooting after criticism; says it's 'troubling'

Reynolds went on the talk show to discuss the death of Castile under the hands of a police officer. Reynolds told reporters last week that her boyfriend was shot as he told the officer he had a permit to carry and was now armed while he reached for his wallet.

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  • Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby
Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

Stanton crunched 61 home runs in San Diego , shattering the single-night mark of 41 by Bobby Abreu in 2005, and doing so in a ballpark not known for being kind to hitters. Well, for the most part. Last year, he was the star of the show, the face of the Reds and host city Cincinnati. The All-Star game this year is in San Diego , and I'm pretty s...

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  • Sanders to back Clinton White House bid in New Hampshire visit
Sanders to back Clinton White House bid in New Hampshire visit

Clinton and Mr. Sanders would join at the rally "to discuss their commitment to building an America that is stronger together and an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top". She reversed her position on sensitive political issues like the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and the Keystone XL Pipeline - two projects that progr...

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  • Missed delivery target; Elon Musk lashes out about fatal crash
Missed delivery target; Elon Musk lashes out about fatal crash

The mentioned vehicle-shipment target for the second half of the year would match Tesla's vehicle deliveries for the whole of 2015. Should Tesla successfully meet its production goals, it would mean that the automaker will be producing around 50,000 vehicles in the second half of 2016 .

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  • The Margin: Tesla's Elon Musk teases a new 'top secret masterplan'
The Margin: Tesla's Elon Musk teases a new 'top secret masterplan'

Musk is also oddly feuding with Fortune magazine about some skeptical articles regarding the Model S Autopilot accident . Musk ran into criticism for Tesla's bid of up to $2.5bn last month for the financially troubled firm SolarCity, which installs solar panels and is run by Musk's cousin, Lyndon Rive.

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  • Donald Trump Campaign Trumpets $51 Million Presidential Fundraising Haul
Donald Trump Campaign Trumpets $51 Million Presidential Fundraising Haul

Donald Trump's presidential campaign brought in $ 51 million dollars in June, the candidate himself contributed $3.8 million dollars bringing in a total of $55 million dollars. There are signs Trump is taking the need to raise money more seriously. The June total rises to $55 million if Trump's personal donation of almost $4 million is taken i...

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  • Rolls-Royce to Buy Remainder of Engine Components Business
Rolls-Royce to Buy Remainder of Engine Components Business

One of the promises of the IoT is that it will enable new business models, and the new capabilities will become an important part of the Rolls-Royce TotalCare programme, which is based on earning revenue when aircraft fly, rather than when engines are serviced.

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