• Rory McIlroy says golf at the Olympics doesn't matter
Rory McIlroy says golf at the Olympics doesn't matter

The final 60-man list of players to go to Rio de Janeiro was revealed on Monday, with world number three Jordan Spieth joining the likes of McIlroy, Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Adam Scott in opting out. I didn't have two good majors so I'm looking to get the last two and play well here and at the PGA. But McIlroy commented: "Honestly, I don't...

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  • Benefits of Pokemon Go's AR Tech in China
Benefits of Pokemon Go's AR Tech in China

The "Google account scope" line is a reference to the fact that Pokemon Go used to request full account access to your Google account- which means that Niantic technically had access to all the data in your emails, Google Docs, etc.

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  • How to get Pokemon to come to you in Pokemon GO
How to get Pokemon to come to you in Pokemon GO

Meanwhile, Game of Thrones is among HBO's most successful original releases, with its seventh season scheduled to air in 2017. We asked Patrick Moorhead, founder and principal analyst at Moor Insights & Strategy, if the various downsides to playing Pokemon Go should be cause for alarm.

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  • Snohomish County woman diagnosed with Zika after travel to Ecuador
Snohomish County woman diagnosed with Zika after travel to Ecuador

At the Pan American Health Organization in May 2015, an alert was issued following the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. Travel and Transmission Advisories · If you are pregnant, postpone travel to the countries where Zika virus transmission is ongoing.

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  • Two extra ministers for the Nationals
Two extra ministers for the Nationals

The cabinet will be announced shortly after government lawmakers meet Monday for the first time since the election, Turnbull said. Mr Turnbull, a moderate in the government, replaced the polarising and socially conservative prime minister Tony Abbott in an internal government showdown in September.

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  • Australian prime minister to name more conservative cabinet
Australian prime minister to name more conservative cabinet

Australia's prime minister has said he will name a more right-wing cabinet line-up next week after his weakened coalition government scraped through one of the nation's closest ever elections. Settling a deal with the Nationals has been one of his first challenges, in an environment where he is likely to face a series of tests from the Coalition's ...

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  • Two mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus
Two mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

The virus has been identified in Butte County every year since 2004. Longmont's mosquito control contractor will fog for adult mosquitoes for the first time this year on Thursday. The agency says the best prevention against mosquito-borne illness is avoiding bites. However, in people over the age of 50, or who may have chronic health conditions, ...

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  • Tour de France: Froome takes yellow without controversy for a change
Tour de France: Froome takes yellow without controversy for a change

So it was from one extreme to another". He is also expecting to lose "4 minutes" to Froome in Friday's individual time trial, a speciality in which the 58 kg climber struggles. "It was long and super-hot and then it got super-cold at the finish", Van Garderen said. "We will just take it day by day and if we have the legs, we keep rolling with i...

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  • Pennsylvania overdose deaths jump 23 pct to 3383 in 2015
Pennsylvania overdose deaths jump 23 pct to 3383 in 2015

The analysis shows Indiana County's drug-related overdose death rate per 100,000 people in 2015 was 41.40, ranking Indiana County fourth highest in the state behind Philadelphia County (45.93), Armstrong County (43.25) and Cambria County (42.52).

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  • Microsoft's Bringing A New Skype Client To Linux Users
Microsoft's Bringing A New Skype Client To Linux Users

And you can only make those calls to folks using the latest versions of Skype for other platforms (so if you want to call someone using the old Linux app, you're out of luck). In addition to the new Linux client, if you are using a Chromebook, you can now visit web.skype.com where you can access basic features of the service without needing to down...

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  • Man accused of cooking cat in oven
Man accused of cooking cat in oven

Firefighters entered the residents where they say they found the deceased animal in Annovi's oven. Batavia Police interviewed Annovi and arrested him. on July 13 in city court. He is expected to appear in court again on Wednesday. According to the Rochester TV station, Batavia police are working with management at the Batavia Housing Authority,...

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  • Utah woman dies after Zika virus infection
Utah woman dies after Zika virus infection

Health officials declined to release further details about the victim's death, including where the victim had travelled. A person infected with Zika has died in Utah , and while the exact cause is unclear, authorities said Friday it marks the first death related to the virus in the continental U.S.

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  • MI residents shouldn't worry too much about the Zika virus
MI residents shouldn't worry too much about the Zika virus

CDC recommends that women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant postpone travel to Zika-affected areas. Common symptoms include a fever, rash, joint pain and red eyes. But the Zika virus can be very harmful to an infected pregnant woman. Mr McTaggart pointed out that the MRCU has visited the homes of the two individuals infected wi...

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  • American League wins All-Star Game, secures World Series home field advantage
American League wins All-Star Game, secures World Series home field advantage

Former University of San Diego star Kris Bryant hit a solo homer off Chris Sale in the top of the first to open the scoring. The vaunted crew of relievers boasted by the American League maintained the two-run lead. "I was like, 'I thought it was going to be a fastball?'" The AL turned to its bullpen during the second half of the game. "That w...

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  • Read the 1-page ruling rejecting Tom Brady's latest Deflategate appeal
Read the 1-page ruling rejecting Tom Brady's latest Deflategate appeal

You can read the short and sweet ruling below. Southern District Judge Richard Berman had vacated the suspension, set to begin last September, saying Goodell abused his powers as an arbitrator, but a three-judge Second Circuit panel voted 2-1 in April to vacate Berman's ruling.

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  • Froome in yellow as Tour de France peloton leaves Pyrenees
Froome in yellow as Tour de France peloton leaves Pyrenees

Chris Froome retained his overall lead, and the yellow jersey. He never relinquished the lead. "Nothing is decided yet - this race is still very open, there are a lot of guys still up there in contention and it looks like it's going to go all the way to Paris".

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  • Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Collier County
Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Collier County

Columbus health officials have confirmed a second case of the Zika virus. Four more SC residents have been diagnosed with the Zika virus bringing the state total to 11 confirmed cases. Not everyone who has Zika will experience symptoms, but the most common symptoms are fever, rash, joint pain and conjunctivitis (red eyes). Majority of these...

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  • Drone sighted for fifth time over Utah wildfire
Drone sighted for fifth time over Utah wildfire

Farther west, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said two of its firefighters were killed and a third injured on Sunday in a single-vehicle accident outside Winnemucca, Nevada, while they were scouting for possible fires from lightning strikes.

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  • New case of Zika virus in Clay
New case of Zika virus in Clay

About one in five people infected with the virus develop the disease, and most people who are infected do not develop symptoms. The virus is primarily transmitted by infected Aedes species mosquito, which are not now found in Washington.

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  • Nitin Gadkari Highlights Golden Investment Opportunity for U.S. Investors
Nitin Gadkari Highlights Golden Investment Opportunity for U.S. Investors

With India needing about $1 trillion for infrastructure development, India's Minister of Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari highlighted investment opportunities in India for US investors. At the US department of Transportation, Shri Gadkari will witness Modal Presentations by Federal Highway Administration, US Maritime Administrati...

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