• Four dead, more than 20 hurt when driver ploughs into Australian pedestrians
Four dead, more than 20 hurt when driver ploughs into Australian pedestrians

The man was arrested at the scene and there was no further threat to the public, Bateson said . He said his friend came out of the RACV building on Bourke St and saw a body lying on the pavement in front of him. The auto ploughed into the pedestrians in the Bourke St Mall, a busy shopping area, just before 14:00 (03:00 GMT). The driver has a h...

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  • John Kelly Confirmed As Secretary Of Homeland Security
John Kelly Confirmed As Secretary Of Homeland Security

Trump signed a slew of other documents, including formal nominations for his Cabinet picks, as congressional leaders from both parties who surrounding him bartered among themselves for the pens with which he signed the various documents. "We need to confirm a new director today", McConnell told his colleagues. Another of Trump's picks, South Caro...

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  • Lenovo PHAB2 Pro, Tango smartphone launched in India at Rs. 29990
Lenovo PHAB2 Pro, Tango smartphone launched in India at Rs. 29990

It is exclusive to Flipkart and only available in one color - Champagne Gold. All this is meant for augmented reality (AR) applications like indoor navigation, search, and gaming. Ever since it was first announced past year, there has been considerable interest in this device on account of it being (or so the company claims) the world's first Tan...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 To Feature Ultra Slim Bezel
Samsung Galaxy S8 To Feature Ultra Slim Bezel

Also, we think that the list specifies unlocked units of Galaxy devices, as carrier-bound units often face delays when it comes to receiving the major updates. Game mode on the other hand provides useful functions such as Game Launcher and Game Tools. Entertainment mode tweaks the sound and image quality, and high performance mode makes sure the di...

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  • Astronomer looks for alien life in Wolf 1061 system
Astronomer looks for alien life in Wolf 1061 system

The mysterious world was discovered by Stephen Kane, a "planet hunter" at San Francisco State University. One tantalizing potentially habitable exoplanet orbits the star Wolf 1061, only 14 light-years away - a distance that is practically on our galactic doorstep.

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  • United Kingdom climate scientists raise concerns about Trump presidency
United Kingdom climate scientists raise concerns about Trump presidency

Diplomats are particularly concerned that Trump might cancel U.S. climate aid to developing countries, like the payment that Obama just made to the Green Climate Fund. Apparently determined to portray scientific conclusions as liberal bias, even declaring climate change a Chinese conspiracy, he has tapped climate science deniers for roles meant...

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  • List of previous Super Bowl winners: Falcons, Packers, Patriots, Steelers eye title
List of previous Super Bowl winners: Falcons, Packers, Patriots, Steelers eye title

Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) have placed a friendly bet on the AFC Championship game on Sunday. "So you finally get out there and play, because you feel like you've built up the whole week on the practice field and you've talked about a lot of situations and you've just got to see how they play out".

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  • Details for The Division update 1.6 and Last Stand expansion
Details for The Division update 1.6 and Last Stand expansion

Due to the needed extra development time to essentially revitalize the game, the downloadable content schedule was pushed back as well. The expansion, called Last Stand , will release with update 1.6 and unlike previous game DLC's, Last Stand will release on PC, Xbox, and PlayStation concurrently.

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  • HC stays neighbourhood criterion for minority schools
HC stays neighbourhood criterion for minority schools

The court is hearing cases filed by private unaided schools over applicability of the government notification. Few days ago, two groups of private schools have also challenged a condition in the allotment letter issued by Delhi Development Authority (DDA), under which they have been ordered to implement neighbourhood scheme while granting admissi...

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  • What to do when your vehicle catches fire
What to do when your vehicle catches fire

He said it was the same fault which caused the fire in Reshall Jimmy's Kuga in December 2015 - which resulted in Jimmy's death. "We can confirm that a total of 39 incidents have been reported to Ford... I pleaded with them for help after the recall was announced. Included are ones for the 2.5l Kuga and the new 1.5l EcoBoost. Makgamatha said...

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  • IPhone 8 wireless charging sounds like a lock
IPhone 8 wireless charging sounds like a lock

The report comes from Digitimes , which quotes China's Commercial Times . The website cited "industry sources" who confirmed Lite-On Semi has entered the supply chain of Apple. Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S7 series have similar glass designs for the same goal. Apple Insider has learned that Lite-On received "half of the orders for GPP bridge re...

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  • Cassini Probe Captures the Small Moon in Saturn's Rings
Cassini Probe Captures the Small Moon in Saturn's Rings

The spacecraft Cassini photographed the small moon, called Daphnis , orbiting in a gap in Saturn's massive rings. But now, as this nearly surreal observation of Saturn's tiny moon Daphnis shows, we're finally getting a really good look at the small-scale processes that are at work in Saturn's rings.

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  • USA data shows record global temperatures in 2016
USA data shows record global temperatures in 2016

The world has just witnessed the hottest year on record, surpassing the exceptionally high temperatures of 2015, the United Nations weather agency reported today, highlighting new records in indicators of human-caused climate change, as well as loss of Artic sea ice.

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  • 3 dead after Australian man deliberately runs vehicle into crowd
3 dead after Australian man deliberately runs vehicle into crowd

That was the message delivered to shocked Victorians after an inner-city rampage that left four people dead in Melbourne yesterday. The four children are being treated at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne . Police say he is well-known to them. At least one person is dead after a auto ploughed through pedestrians at Melbourne's Bou...

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  • 60 degree temperatures arrive by the weekend along with several rain chances
60 degree temperatures arrive by the weekend along with several rain chances

Wednesday: Mostly sunny with a high near 48. Widespread fog, mainly after midnight. The rain could be heavy at times. Southwest wind 5 to 13 miles per hour. High near 47. Breezy. Wind gusts again in the low 20s. Friday night: Showers likely. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. Expect a mix of sun and clouds on Saturday and mostly cloudy...

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  • Who is performing the national anthem at the inauguration?
Who is performing the national anthem at the inauguration?

While she won praise from the President, and fans of the opera singer were eager to point out that she sang live in contrast to Beyonce who famously lip-synched in 2012, others felt the performance fell flat, and compared poorly with Aretha Franklin who performed at Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009.

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  • Can Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) grow after Earnings?
Can Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) grow after Earnings?

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on CY. They now have a Dollars 16 price target on the stock. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $13.31 on the company shares. If you are reading this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and world...

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  • Apple files suit against Qualcomm
Apple files suit against Qualcomm

According to CNBC , Apple claims Qualcomm charges five times more for its patents than all of the other licensors it does business with combined. This deal granted Qualcomm the title of being an exclusive modem supplier, while Apple was said to have evaded some patent fees, which is why Apple is not exclusively talking about the fee...

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  • Fox News Signs Nigel Farage, Architect of Brexit
Fox News Signs Nigel Farage, Architect of Brexit

This forced a response from a British government spokesman, who said: "There is no vacancy". He and President Donald Trump are ideological kindred spirits and Farage is a guest at Trump's inauguration on Friday in Washington. Murdoch, meanwhile, is making clear the direction he wants to take his channel after its former chairman and CEO, Roger ...

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  • Overwatch Ready For The Chinese New Year
Overwatch Ready For The Chinese New Year

There are dates, too, and the folks on the subreddit think those are either the length of the event or the length of a free trial in China. But it seems like some unrevealed legendary skins have already begun to leak . Since this is a Chinese celebration, Mei will be the star of the event. They did finally give D.Va a cool event skin, which they...

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  • 360° videos on YouTube are now available for PlayStation VR
360° videos on YouTube are now available for PlayStation VR

Sony only rolled out the update to select users and the ones who got it experienced streaming at poor resolutions which didn't really allow for an immersive experience since the picture was pixelated. YouTube is one of the first stops for most VR users, mainly because it's one of the few apps supported on almost every VR platform. A lot of the bi...

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  • Senate confirms Mattis as Defense Secretary, Trump releases military plan
Senate confirms Mattis as Defense Secretary, Trump releases military plan

But Trump first needed to sign the bill passed by Congress granting him a waiver to serve, given the law on the books that bars former service members who've been out of uniform for less than seven years from holding the top Pentagon job.

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  • Google uses its dominant ad service to plug own products
Google uses its dominant ad service to plug own products

After the Journal presented the findings of the analysis to Google on December 15, there were demonstrably less ads for its own products. The article quotes a Google spokesman saying "the company has "consciously and carefully designed" its marketing programs not to affect other advertisers".

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  • What Analysts Recommend on Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)?
What Analysts Recommend on Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)?

The stock stands almost -2.25% off versus the 52-week high and 46.6% away from the 52-week low. Q4 net orders for Model S and X, which were an all-time record for us, were 52% higher than Q4 2015 and 24% higher than our previous record quarter in Q3 2016.

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  • Neopalpa DonaldTrumpi: New Insect With Unique Genitalia Named After Trump
Neopalpa DonaldTrumpi: New Insect With Unique Genitalia Named After Trump

The moth was named Neopalpa donaldtrumpi by evolutionary biologist Dr. Vazrick Nazari , who discovered it while dissecting moths and noticing that three specimens had a distinct wing pattern and unique DNA profile, the Sacramento Bee reported Wednesday.

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  • John Lewis: 'I Don't See Trump as a Legitimate President'
John Lewis: 'I Don't See Trump as a Legitimate President'

Yet Lewis, during the same " Meet The Press " interview in which he asserted Trump is not a " legitimate president ", also had claimed Trump's January 20 inauguration would "be the first one that I miss since I've been in Congress". "I can use all the help I can get". And President Obama understands that very well and that's why he's been so gracio...

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  • 2016 was the planet's hottest year on record
2016 was the planet's hottest year on record

NASA attributes a 0.5 ˚C boost to El Niño in 2015 and a 0.12 ˚C boost in 2016 - just a fraction of the total temperature change. Global annual temperatures crept upwards by an average rate of 0.07 degrees per decade since 1880 and by 0.17 degrees since 1970, according to Noaa's 137 years of climate data .

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  • Obama Just Took One Final Step to Fight Global Warming
Obama Just Took One Final Step to Fight Global Warming

The U.S. promised $3 billion, the largest commitment of any of the 43 countries supporting the fund, and made its first payment of $ 500 million in 2016. Speaking to the China Daily newspaper , Xie noted that "industrial upgrades aiming for more sustainable growth is a global trend" which couldn't be reversed by a single leader.

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  • Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shares Climbs 3.00% Thursday's Premarket
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shares Climbs 3.00% Thursday's Premarket

Following the announcement, Tesla shares surged and closed the market up 1.18% at $238.36, representing its eight-hour high closing price. Equities analysts predict that Tesla Motors will post ($2.18) EPS for the current fiscal year. These shares were downgraded to Neutral from Buy by Goldman, according to news reported on Thursday October 06, ...

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  • Hyundai Next to Roll Out US Investment Plan - $3.1B
Hyundai Next to Roll Out US Investment Plan - $3.1B

At a time where the outsourcing of production to countries like Mexico can result in a very public outburst from president-elect Donald Trump, Hyundai and Kia say they are willing to invest $3.1 billion in the USA over the next five years. Earlier this month, Ford announced it had scrapped plans to build a new $1.6 billion small-car factory in Mexi...

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