• Zika risk 'non-event' for Rio-bound Rose
Zika risk 'non-event' for Rio-bound Rose

Rory McIlroy dealt another blow to golf's relationship with the Olympics today as he indicated that he would only watch " the stuff that matters " at next month's Games. "Yes, I can understand why people are skeptical, " said Spieth, referencing his reasons for withdrawing. I know you had to make it just for you. Willett says "if there's an Olymp...

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  • Let's chat about Pokemon Go!
Let's chat about Pokemon Go!

Since Pokemon Go was released overseas last week, a group of teenagers have already been robbed by criminals who hacked into one of the websites where players can download the game. What makes this news even more exciting? The head of Niantic, which built the game in partnership with Pokemon Co. Some are already using the game as an unofficia...

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  • Judge: DEA May Not Track Cell Phones without a Warrant
Judge: DEA May Not Track Cell Phones without a Warrant

An agent combed the block with the device, then the inside of Lambis's building until finding that the strongest signal was coming from his apartment. A stingray is a surveillance device that is created to hoodwink a user's cell phone into disclosing its location. "Without a third party, the third party doctrine in inapplicable".

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  • Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 7 years
Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 7 years

BNM may consider further cuts later this year if global market conditions deteriorate, said Julia Goh, an economist for UOB Bank in Malaysia who, like many, expected a hold on Wednesday. Malaysia's economy, the third-largest in Southeast Asia, will likely expand between 4.0% and 4.5% this year from 5.0% growth in 2015, according to government forec...

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  • Spurs coach Popovich bids farewell to Duncan
Spurs coach Popovich bids farewell to Duncan

The poignant and heartfelt tone of the letter is a far cry from the Duncan fans, even those who call San Antonio home, are accustom to. "You and I both know that he's too smart to coach". And when asked if there's a specific game of Duncan's that sticks out, Popovich recalled a Summer League game when Duncan got blocked by Greg Ostertag.

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  • Big Y Supermarkets To Take Over 8 Hannaford Stores In Eastern Mass.
Big Y Supermarkets To Take Over 8 Hannaford Stores In Eastern Mass.

The store sales are contingent on the FTC's approval of the merger, first announced last summer. The purchase agreements for the divested stores are expected to be finalized by the end of the month, according to the release. The planned merger, announced just over a year ago, has now cleared all but the USA regulatory hurdle, Ahold said. Sau...

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  • SEC Investigating Tesla for Possible Securities Law Breach
SEC Investigating Tesla for Possible Securities Law Breach

The SEC is investigating whether it should have disclosed the crash as a "material event", a development that investors might consider important. Tesla said it had not been contacted by the SEC about the issue. The strategy of Tesla is to enter at the high end of the market, where customers are prepared to pay a premium, and then drive down marke...

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  • Canada Life says suspends property funds after Brexit vote
Canada Life says suspends property funds after Brexit vote

M&G Investments has followed two other major finance firms and suspended trading in the UK's biggest property fund following the Brexit vote. Martin Gilbert, chief executive of Aberdeen Asset Management, says: "Investors who placed trades yesterday have asked for more time to consider whether to withdraw their redemptions which we have now made ...

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  • Your next Pokémon Go gym battle may be at a sponsored location
Your next Pokémon Go gym battle may be at a sponsored location

Pokémon GO is a massive hit for Niantic and The Pokémon Company. Pokemon Go has become a sensation, and you can bet we'll see copycats soon enough. City Spirit Go was launched on March 24, just a few weeks after Nintendo launched an exclusive beta of Pokémon Go in Japan. Niantic , a Google startup that created Pokémon Go with Nintendo , ...

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  • How to download Pokemon Go in the United Kingdom now it's launched
How to download Pokemon Go in the United Kingdom now it's launched

It is worth noticing that the Pokemon Go always requires your camera to be turned on because it is an augmented-reality game. And while the smartphone app has become the most downloaded in the United States within three days of its release, stories are flooding in about the many security and privacy concerns the game raises.

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  • Airbus and Boeing predict same future but in different sized jets
Airbus and Boeing predict same future but in different sized jets

But analysts are anxious growing risks to the global economy, from slowing growth in China to Britain's decision to leave the European Union, could dry up orders or even lead to some cancellations. Britain's shock decision in a referendum last month to leave the European Union is providing the latest jolt to the global economy. Boeing sees the wo...

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  • North Carolina AG says body camera law needs fixing
North Carolina AG says body camera law needs fixing

Videos from dashboard cameras previously had been considered personnel footage, giving individual police agencies more discretion over when to make footage public. He was referring, he said at the time, to civilians in domestic incidents whose intimate moments might be captured by police body cameras. "In North Carolina we're going to walk that ...

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  • Entergy in Discussions with Exelon for Sales of itzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant
Entergy in Discussions with Exelon for Sales of itzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant

The sale depends largely on the final terms and the timeliness of the New York State Clean Energy Standard, which provides incentives for financially strapped nuclear powe plants, said Entergy Wholesale Commodities President Bill Mohl. "I have good sources who tell me that Exelon and Entergy, with oversight from the governor's office, have been neg...

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  • Germans join Pokemon hunt as hit game reaches Europe
Germans join Pokemon hunt as hit game reaches Europe

Pokemon Go has already had negative real-life consequences for some of its players around the world. It was revealed Pokemon Go developer Niantic Labs was gaining "full access" to the Google accounts of players signing up to the mobile game.

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  • Amazon Prime Day Could Drive More than $500M In Sales: SunTrust
Amazon Prime Day Could Drive More than $500M In Sales: SunTrust

The objective of Amazon Prime Day is to attract new customers and generate interest in the site. Consumers may be hoping for better deals than past year, when #PrimeDayFail became a trending topic amid complaints that the products offered were unimpressive and the best items were quickly out of stock.

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  • Stocks rising in afternoon trading as Dow hits record high
Stocks rising in afternoon trading as Dow hits record high

The Dow Jones (NYSEARCA:DIA) rose 120.74 points or 0.7% to close at an all-time high of 18,347.67. July 13 US stocks were set for a sedate open on Wednesday, a day after investors powered the S&P 500 and the Dow to record highs amid growing optimism about the economy.

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  • South Korea's central bank lowers growth outlook on Brexit
South Korea's central bank lowers growth outlook on Brexit

Inflation this year is now seen at 1.1 percent, ticking down from 1.2 percent forecast earlier. The 10-year bonds yield, which moves inversely to its price fell 3 basis points to 1.361 percent, short-term 3-year bonds yield dipped 1 basis points to 1.202 percent and the super-long 20-year bonds yield slid more than 3 basis points to 1.446 percent...

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  • Gunman handcuffed during courthouse shooting
Gunman handcuffed during courthouse shooting

He managed to grab Atterberry's gun, which was clipped in, Bailey said. The officers were shot in a part of the courthouse that is not accessible to the public, Bailey said. Prosecutors were investigating a similar incident involving a 16-year-old victim in 2006 in Berrien County and hadn't yet filed charges. He said the deputy had just secured...

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  • Trump ahead in two key U.S. states
Trump ahead in two key U.S. states

Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll . Clinton embraced the symbolism of Lincoln's "House Divided" speech , using the Illinois Old State House chamber as the backdrop to argue that the nation needs to fix its divisions after a series of high-profile police shootings.

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  • South Korea: Seongju residents in Seoul to strike down Thaad missile plans
South Korea: Seongju residents in Seoul to strike down Thaad missile plans

South Korea and the US first started their negotiations on the deployment in February in a bid to install a multi-layered air defense system against North Korea's emerging missile capabilities. In early February, North Korea tested its intercontinental ballistic missile before successfully test-launching its sixth Musudan intermediate-range ba...

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