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9-Year-Old Accidentally Discovers 1.2 Million-Year-Old Stegomastodon Skull

Later, they compared the snapshot to elephant skulls, but they weren't 100 percent identical. Houde was shocked to find that the boy had unearthed a 1.2 milli...


PvP Comes 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' This Fall

It's scheduled to launch in full this autumn after beta this summer. While there's no specific release date for the beta or the add-on, Ubi has said that's it...


YouTube Ups Battle Against Extremism Video

While YouTube's redirect strategy now only works in English, the site will soon bring it to other languages. The method redirects people that have searched fo...


Microsoft unveils Cortana VA-powered thermostat

Temperature regulation on the go is a key feature of a rival home thermostat known as the Nest , but GLAS has the additional advantage of being receptive to ...


NASA scientists create spectacular flyover video of Pluto's moon Charon

New Horizons has moved on from Pluto and is now flying deeper into the Kuiper Belt, a vast area filled with icy bodies out beyond Neptune's orbit. Visible to t...


Large piece of scrap metal crushes van in Florida, driver survives

Jesus Armando Escobar, a man of 36 years old, was about to take an exit from the interstate 4, in Florida , when a large metal pipe crashed on the roof of his ...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Getting First-Person Only Servers

These first-person servers will only be available in the Solo and Duo games for America and Europe, but "will expand to other regions" once everything has been ...


Google Home Now Streams Tracks From Your Uploaded Playlist On Play Music

Google has announced that you can now stream the music that you bought from Google's music service and even the audio that you uploaded to their cloud. The fea...


Yandex.Taxi, Uber agree to merge businesses in Russia, Armenia and beyond

Uber will invest $255 million, taking a 36.6% stake in the new venture that is set to have a valuation at $3.73 billion. The deal has echoes of Uber's pre...


Feds probing possible terror act at Air Force recruiting center

A judge is expected transfer him into the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service, said Senior Inspector John Gage. But a federal agent later said authorities we...


One of the Largest Icebergs Ever Recorded Breaks Off From Antarctica

With an estimated area of around 5,800 square km and a weight of more than a trillion tonnes this is easily one of the 10 largest iceberg's ever recorded. Previ...


Our Favorite Faces Of Marisa Tomei

Spider-Man: Homecoming sees Tom Holland and Marisa Tomei reprising their roles from Captain America: Civil War as Peter Parker/Spider-Man and Aunt May, ...


How a Google Home Device Accidentally Stopped a Domestic Dispute

It's not clear yet what kind of smart speaker device called 911 and how it did so, considering Google Home now can't make voice calls. According to the N...


Marcel Kittel takes Stage 7 in photo finish from Edvald Boasson Hagen

With 11 career stage wins in hand, Kittel needed one more to equal Erik Zabel for the most wins by a German rider in the tournament. It was a bitter pill to s...


Halo developer tweets cryptic message surrounding the game

Since then it has added a number of titles on a monthly basis but based on fan feedback, the Xbox Engineering team will start to pilot a new way to launch Xbox ...


Vatican-owned Bambino Gesù hospital offers to take baby Charlie Gard

While it is different symptoms - Charlie is deaf, blind, brain damaged and unable to breathe on his own - her son has faced his own difficulties. While the Vat...


Ashtead Group plc (AHT) Earns "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

The SI to Nxstage Medical Incorporated's float is 5.37%. About 79,740 shares traded. Taets Joseph D . had sold 13,319 shares worth $626,273. Therefore 69% ar...


Cuphead won't be coming to PlayStation 4

StudioMDHR has confirmed to Eurogamer that "there will be no PS4 version". It could be they have a unique game mechanic. In that light, StudioMDHR's statement...


U.S. soldier killed by 'indirect fire' in Afghanistan

The Army says an Alaska soldier serving in Afghanistan has died. The Pentagon confirms a US military serviceman died due to injuries sustained from an indirec...


Elderly woman throws coins into plane engine, delays flight

Airport employees said she appeared to be about 80, and she had "limited mobility and was accompanied by her husband, daughter and son-in-law", The Straits Tim...


GST will open India to new limitless possibilities: Jaitley

Under the GST regime, exports will be zero-rated in entirety unlike the present system where refund of some of the taxes does not take place due to fragment...


Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards

And Beyoncé dominates this year's nominations with a total of seven including " Best Female R&B/Pop Artist , ' " Best Collaboration " with Kendrick Lamar fo...


Google will no longer read Gmail users' messages

The practice has raised concerns among privacy watchdogs and creeped out some users. Sure, you can go into Google settings and turn off ad personalization to st...


5 killed in cable vehicle accident in Indian-controlled Kashmir

The tree fell between two Gondola towers and snapped the cable which supports the cable auto. In the accident, a family of four hailing from Delhi was killed ...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

From East Texas to southern Mississippi , Cindy is expected to drop 3-6 inches of rain and some isolated areas could see up to 12 inches of rain, the Nation...


When Anil Kumble did not have a problem with Virat Kohli's aggression

For us that is paramount. "We wish to place on record our honest appreciation for the huge contribution by Anil Kumble to the team which enabled India to at...


Red Sox, reinforcements continue series versus Royals

Hammel is 3-6 with a 5.05 ERA but Wednesday in San Francisco, he allowed one run and eight hits in 6 2/3 innings. Travis and Josh Rutledge would add two run...


74 percent people in the world to face heat-waves by 2100

Yet India's mean temperature has only increased 0.9 degrees Fahrenheit (0.5 degrees Celsius) in the past 50 years, a mild increase in comparison to other parts ...


Your Holiday Shopping Could Get More Expensive, Thanks To UPS

And packages sent via ground to residences will cost an extra 27 cents if shipped November 19-Dec. That fee will also apply from December 17 to December 23, alo...


NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

It's important to note that NASA's rules for what defines a " planet " are incredibly exacting. The new Kepler analysis also indicates extra-solar planets...


S.Africa watchdog says Barclays Africa must repay $86.44 mln over bailouts

The DA states that Mkhwebane has yet to deliver investigation reports based on complaints laid against the Gupta family almost a year ago and that this silence ...


Macron party wins massive majority in French parliament

Le Pen said party lawmakers would fight against what she called "the harmful projects of the government" and Macron's pro-European, pro-migrant policies. This ...


Atari's New Console Sounds Like a Bad Idea

However, with the confirmation of Atari CEO Fred Chesnais, the Ataribox does appear to be a thing. In hopes to redeem what was once a legendary video game c...


Nintendo Will Support 3DS "Well Into 2018 & Beyond"

Is the Legacy Collection in Switch's online service what Nintendo is replacing the Virtual Console with, or are we getting a Virtual Console itself eventually...


European Union roaming charges are officially dead, though some loopholes remain

This is good news, at least until the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, but consumer watchdog Which? has warned that, despite the EC's promises, consu...


Illinois could lose Powerball, Mega Millions without budget

Concern over the state of Illinois' fiscal condition prompted that decision by the Multi-State Lottery Association, according to internal Illinois Lottery c...


Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle - Nintendo E3 Conference

But the trailer proves that notion wrong. And it looks as though the game makers drew from past titles to include lots of the goofy flair and amusing quirks fro...


Multiple Injuries Reported at Scene of TriBeCa Basement Fire

Neighboring buildings also were searched. Firefighters said high level of carbon monoxide were found in the basement to the third floor of the 12-story luxury...


Katy Perry opens up on livestream about suicidal thoughts

Perry continued to insist that the song was not just about one person and added , "all I have to say to her is I love her and God bless her on her journey". "I...


Kingdom Hearts III's Release Date May Be Revealed Next Month

Last month, Square Enix provided an update on Kingdom Hearts III , confirming it will launch "in the next three years or so". We see Maleficent and Pete appear...