• Green, not gold, color of the day at Olympic diving pool
Green, not gold, color of the day at Olympic diving pool

British platform diver Tom Daley tweeted: "Ermmm.what happened?!" "To ensure a high quality field of play is mandatory to Rio 2016 committee", an official statement said. Andrada said they expect the pool to return to its normal blue color sometime Wednesday. When you're at the Olympics you're not thinking of the colour of the pool, you...

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  • Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen capital resume, airport shut - residents
Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen capital resume, airport shut - residents

At least nine people have been killed in a Saudi-led coalition airstrike on the Yemeni capital, Sanaa. Saudi Arabia has spent $180 billion on the war in Yemen, the head of the Yemeni clerics association Ulama, Mohamed Shamsudin, said Wednesday.

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  • Arsonist lights himself on fire while trying to burn building down
Arsonist lights himself on fire while trying to burn building down

Another CCTV footage shows the man sprinting across the parking lot and falling flat on on grass to douse the flames . He empties the contents of a water bottle onto the fire and then gets back in the van and drives off. Then, a black male was seen attempting to toss two Molotov cocktails into the business, according to the report. Contact Mad...

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  • Game of Thrones live music tour announced
Game of Thrones live music tour announced

Ramin Djawadi's score is getting the full orchestral treatment in the Game of Thrones live concert experience . The preview image, complete with the architecture of Astapor and a heck of a lot of fire, suggests that the event will be every bit as transportive as promised.

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  • Jupiter's Gravitational Pull: Why Perseid Meteor Shower Be Majestic This Year?
Jupiter's Gravitational Pull: Why Perseid Meteor Shower Be Majestic This Year?

They are remains of cosmic dust and dirt that burn up and make a flash of light as they hit the Earth's atmosphere at speeds of up to 140,000 miles per hour. The meteors appear to originate from a single point, called a "radiant", in the constellation of Perseus, hence the name of the shower. "The meteor shower lasts several days, because it's a ...

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  • Google's Inbox by Gmail Gets Github, Trello, Drive Integrations
Google's Inbox by Gmail Gets Github, Trello, Drive Integrations

Now, it's getting a little more powerful. These summaries sum-up related items into a single grouping to help you see the latest on projects. "The Inbox team has worked with Trello, a project management application, and GitHub, a software collaboration platform, to improve email notifications", writes Thijs van As, product manager at Gmail.

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  • Pokemon Go has a new nearby tracker in testing now
Pokemon Go has a new nearby tracker in testing now

During this period, you may see some variation in the nearby Pokemon UI. The company already took the first steps needed to remedy the situation and has pushed a small update earlier today that temporarily removed the " Nearby " tab and replaced it with a very similar one called " Sightings ".

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  • 'QuadRooter' vulnerabilities put 900m Android users at risk researchers say
'QuadRooter' vulnerabilities put 900m Android users at risk researchers say

The security problems were uncovered by Checkpoint researchers looking at software running on chipsets made by U.S. firm Qualcomm, according to BBC News . About one billion Android phones and tablets are affected by one to four flaws found in Android phones powered by Snapdragon chipsets. "During our research, we found multiple privilege escalat...

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  • Perseid meteor shower 2016: When and how to watch it
Perseid meteor shower 2016: When and how to watch it

But before you head out to try to spot some shooting stars, there are a few things to keep in mind. This Thursday and Friday, there will be one of the best annual meteor showers you and your family can watch - the Perseids. On August 11 and 12, the skies will light up with the Perseid meteor shower . The particularly dazzling display expec...

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  • Schumer: Congress should return from recess to address Zika
Schumer: Congress should return from recess to address Zika

Although the two recent cases of microcephaly are reported to be the first in the state, at least 21 infections have been confirmed in pregnant California residents, according to the CDPH. While it's a scary virus for pregnant women to contract, applying DEET dutifully and communicating any concerns to your doctor is the best way to safely monito...

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  • 5 issues to watch when Congress returns in September
5 issues to watch when Congress returns in September

The situation is even worse in Puerto Rico, a USA territory that is failing to control an exploding epidemic. "I express this sentiment not only on behalf of the State, but also on behalf of local government leaders seeking relief and protection from Zika".

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  • Christopher Biggins is removed from CBB house
Christopher Biggins is removed from CBB house

Christopher Biggins would not intentionally offend anyone, according to his agent, who has defended his client following his removal from the Big Brother house. Channel 5 confirmed to Mirror Online today that the comedy legend was ordered to leave the show after causing "widespread offence" with a string of controversial remarks.

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  • Pokevision creator appeals to Niantic to reverse tracking ban
Pokevision creator appeals to Niantic to reverse tracking ban

Pokemon Go pushed out a new update over the weekend on iOS and Android devices, and players weren't too happy with some of the changes. Niantic launched Pokemon GO in Japan , Australia , and New Zealand almost a month go . Pokémon GO is nowhere close to perfection yet, but Niantic is surely working on it. We would also like to hear from ...

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  • Will Smith looks to reclaim throne as king of summer
Will Smith looks to reclaim throne as king of summer

That's putting it mildly. Granted, there were some issues with the films, but the film, itself, was pretty fun and enjoyable, and definitely didn't deserve the bashing that Rotten Tomatoes (a site that loves Michael Moore films) gave Suicide Squad.

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  • U.S. company gets historic nod to send lander to moon
U.S. company gets historic nod to send lander to moon

If all goes according to plan , future Moon Express missions will help assess, extract and exploit lunar resources such as water ice, helping to launch a new era in space exploration, company representatives have said. Until now, all private space company missions, such as those from Elon Musk's SpaceX , have been limited to Earth orbit. M...

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  • Lucasfilm & ABC in Talks To Produce A Primetime Star Wars TV Series
Lucasfilm & ABC in Talks To Produce A Primetime Star Wars TV Series

She went on to explain: "I think that we've moved into a landscape where there is a real appetite for serialised dramas...in this binging culture, there's something about serialised dramas that really compels people". It could very well be that they might end up reviving the Underworld project, though perhaps retooled in light of this new continu...

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  • First Republican congressman pledges to vote Clinton
First Republican congressman pledges to vote Clinton

Hillary Clinton won her first endorsement from a current Republican member of Congress this week, proving that a Republican will indeed cross-over and vote for a Democratic nominee, according to Mic . So voting for Trump out of religious conservative conviction sends a clear-as-day message that Republicans need do absolutely nothing on those...

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  • Nissan: EV charge points to outnumber petrol stations by 2020
Nissan: EV charge points to outnumber petrol stations by 2020

New research from Nissan, the manufacturer of the Leaf electric auto, has suggested that the number of electric vehicle charging stations will overtake the number of traditional fuel stations in the United Kingdom by August 2020. "Combine that with constant improvements in our battery performance and we believe the tipping point for mass EV uptake ...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott mum on investigations, talks football
Ezekiel Elliott mum on investigations, talks football

Rushing for almost 4,000 yards during his college career, Elliot finished as Ohio States second all-time leading rusher. ESPN's Ed Werder said he expects Elliott to miss about a week of action. "Obviously we know we did a lot of good things then, but if you are resting on that as the standard then you are missing out on what possibly could be".

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  • Ezekiel Elliott will miss time with tweaked hamstring
Ezekiel Elliott will miss time with tweaked hamstring

The Cowboys have backed Elliott. He came up lame yesterday, tweaking the hamstring and today the Cowboys said they were going to be very careful with this particular injury. We go as he goes. That is likely to remain the case, as Darren McFadden continues his recovery from a broken elbow. I'm just doing whatever the coaches tell me to do.

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