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Death Toll In Tehran Attack Rises; Iranian Official Calls US Response 'Repugnant'

In another tweet , Zarif also addressed the contradictory comments by US President Donald Trump over the twin attacks in Tehran , saying, "Repugnant WH statement & Senate sanctions as Iranians counter terror backed by US clients". These terrorists entered Iran in 2016 under command of Abu Ayeshe who is among Daesh top commanders. He also said the USA was grieving and praying for the victims of the attacks. Read More »

Samsung to take on Amazon, Google, and Apple with Bixby-powered speaker

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For now, we do not have much information about the upcoming device, but Patently Mobile had reported about a patent registered by Samsung in March, that is rumoured to be the design for smart home speakers. The Korean giant recently released its flagship Galaxy S8 lineup, which were the very first devices to include the smarts of Bixby. It's been said that the speaker will prioritize sound quality and it is set to be released in the third quarter of the year. Read More »

'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says

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Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties and suspended air and sea links with the kingdom on Monday , accusing it of supporting terrorism and controversial political groups. On Wednesday, Emirati officials shut down the airline's offices in the UAE . US President Donald Trump , who had initially backed the measures against Qatar in a tweet, called Sheikh Tamim on Wednesday with an offer "to help the parties resolve their differences". Read More »

Texas sheriff's deputy, husband accused of murder leave jail

A Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband have turned themselves in to authorities after they were indicted on murder charges in the death of a man they struggled with. So I want what everybody wants: "I want to get that life sentence". Several seconds later the recording stops. " She was crying and telling (the man beating Hernandez) stop and he didn't even stop ", Hernandez's wife said last week. Read More »

Sonic Mania Trailer: Chemical Plant Zone: Act 2 Gameplay

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The updated stage has new paths, hazards, and a remixed theme. Known for curvy, intensely vertical action which mandates spacial awareness above all else, Chemical Plant Zone brought an end to many children's attempts at the game via its unique foes, and toxic obstacles. Read More »

USA intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

Both answered in broad terms. Richard Burr of North Carolina, said that executive branch officials have the option of briefing the committee or congressional leaders in a classified setting. "What's the legal basis for your refusal for you to testify to this committee". What's - what you feel isn't the answer. McCabe said those questions fell within the scope of issues being investigated by Special Counsel Robert Mueller who is investigating the alleged ties between the Trump campaign ... Read More »

Chinese Apple staff suspected of selling private data worth $7.36 million

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According to local police in the province of Zhejiang, 22 individuals - 20 of which were identified as current Apple workers - were arrested on suspicion of violating privacy protection laws. The personal data was allegedly sold in a massive scam worth over 50 million yuan (over $7 million or nearly £6 million). Twenty two people have been arrested out of which twenty worked for Apple or companies Apple outsources to. Read More »

Apple battle rivals with new 'HomePod' to reinvent home audio

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There are also rumors the company will announce a new smart speaker and updates to its Mac and iPad lines. The trend-setting company also is putting new twists on existing products as it delves deeper into virtual reality and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning. Read More »

LeBron James destroys Kevin Durant with transition slam

Klay Thompson added 30 points and Stephen Curry added 26 for this California Dream Team now one win from its second title in three years. No team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit. "I thought our team scrapped and competed", Cleveland Coach Tyronn Lue said. Another solid performance in a Warrior victory, and Durant will have that, along with trophy that ought to be cherished above all others and in his case would have to serve as the last word to his critics. Read More »

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

It recently came to light that almost half of Trump's 32 million Twitter followers aren't real people but fake egg-bots that the president may have bought to bolster his image. Moments later, a question was asked whether the tweets are an official White House document. Daily local news headlines from across Gwinnett County. Read More »

Nothing Will be Forgotten in Latest Middle-earth: Shadow of War Trailer

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An expanded version of the Nemesis system that made Shadow of Mordor so unique returns in Shadow of War , opening up endless possibilities for interacting with enemies. © 2017 New Line Productions, Inc. Shadow of War is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Shadow of Mordor , victor of more than 50 industry awards including the 2015 Game Developers Choice Awards' Game of the Year, Outstanding Innovation in Gaming at the 2015 D.I.C.E. Read More »

Full Strawberry Moon rises Thursday evening

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Rather, the name derives from the time of year when strawberries ripen and are ready for harvest. However, at perigee (the moon's closest point to Earth) the moon is approximately 220,000 miles from Earth. It occurred when the moon was near apogee or its farthest point from Earth during its orbit and therefore appeared smaller in the sky. Ancient or native people coined majority. Read More »

Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

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Apple is leaning into artificial intelligence (AI) with improved machine learning and on-device learning aimed at making Siri more predictive and proactive. And yes, the "Siri speaker " is finally a real thing known as the HomePod , though the focus is more on Apple Music than analysts expected. iCloud family storage plans are coming. Read More »

Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

Myself and Bron, eclipsed the 43-minute mark, playing pretty well, then they made some big-time plays down the stretch. "I mean, who am I to say if it's fair or not?" If Curry re-signs with the Warriors this summer, as expected, he will be eligible for a five-year, $207.4 million contract, the largest in National Basketball Association history. Read More »

(AKS) Receives $7.98 Consensus Price Target from Brokerages

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Institutional investors own 77.18% of the company's stock. Lmr Prns Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 0.14% of its portfolio in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ). The Company also operates blast furnaces and electric arc furnaces. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & global trademark & copyright legislation. Read More »

Earliest fossils of homo sapiens discovered in Morocco

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Homo sapiens has been revealed to be 100,000 years older than previously assumed - ageing our species by a whole third and dislodging East Africa as the cradle of humankind. They did this over hundreds of thousands of years. "The findings are dated to about 300 thousand years ago and represent the oldest securely dated fossil evidence of our own species". Read More »

Uber fires top executive for sharing medical records, investigating rape victim

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The handling of the situation by Alexander in India in December 2014 is one of the latest in a line of incidents has seen some of the top management of the company receiving flak. It's been locked in a legal battle with Waymo after being sued by the autonomous vehicle company over confidential information that may have been shared with Uber. Read More »

Apple WWDC showcases HomePod smart speaker and new operating system

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From new iPad tablets to iMac Pro and even ARKit - Apple's attempt at Augmented Reality , we discuss some of the biggest reveals from Cupertino. This can be deactivated if the user is a passenger. Apple has crammed all of the Control Center settings onto a single screen, so you will no longer have to manage two separate slides to get to your favorite settings. Read More »

RNC says Trump knew firing Comey was risky

Comey ". In the end, Comey couldn't be intimidated or bullied but he could be fired. - Comey describing a March 30 phone call in which Trump called the Russian Federation investigation a "cloud". But both said they never felt "pressured" to act. During that testimony, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and others repeatedly declined to discuss their conversations with Trump following reports the President had asked them to deny evidence of collusion between his associates and ... Read More »

Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord

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On Thursday, Trump announced the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate change pact, tapping into his " America First" campaign theme. Mr Trump's top climate adviser, Mr Scott Pruitt , was indignant. "We will address the issue and move on", he said. And you know why? "I knew that as a governor". Read More »

Djokovic knocked out of French Open in quarter-finals

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Bidding for his 10th French Open title, Nadal won 6-2, 2-0 after Busta withdrew. Wawrinka, the 2015 French Open champ, defeated seventh-seeded Marin Cilic and has yet to drop a set in this year's tournament. But his form has dipped considerably since then, and now he has gone four majors in a row without claiming a trophy. The defending champion crashed out in disappointing fashion and will now drop out of the top two in the ATP rankings for the first time since July 2011. Read More »

Oil eases on oversupply, but Mideast tension and falling US stocks support

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Another reason behind the increase is said to be the tensions in the Middle East , where top oil exporter Saudi Arabia cut ties with top liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipper Qatar over concerns about terrorism and extremism. Worries over the outlook for Opec's drive to rein in production come amid bulging supplies from elsewhere, especially the United States . USA refiners are still producing at a very high rate. Read More »

President Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

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The testimony includes the retelling of a conversation where Trump asked Comey to drop the FBI's investigation into Michael Flynn , a former campaign aide who was named national security adviser. The White House said Monday it would not invoke executive privilege over Comey's upcoming testimony - officials predicted it would look bad otherwise. Read More »

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro

When it launches in December, Apple's new iMac will be priced at, yikes, $4,999. The 21.5-inch model can be configured up to 32GB of RAM, while the 27-inch can get up to 64 GB of RAM. In addition to the new iMac Pro , Apple is working on a completely redesigned, next-generation Mac Pro® architected for pro customers who need the highest-end, high-throughput system in a modular design, as well as a new high-end pro display . Read More »

Porsche adds power to 911 Turbo S with Exclusive Series

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There are a few surprise optional extras as well: a Porsche Design chronograph watch that only Exclusive Series buyers can have (for £8,700), and a matching five-piece luggage set that again is just for the Exclusive Series 911. Inside, the front seats adjust 18 different ways and are upholstered in two layers of perforated leather, with the inner layer trimmed in the signature Golden Yellow colour. Read More »

Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks

While the gap between the two parties has narrowed, virtually all polls suggest the Conservatives will retain control of Parliament . Britons are voting on Thursday in an election called by prime minister Theresa May to strengthen her hand in looming Brexit talks, with her personal authority at stake after a campaign that saw her lead in opinion polls contract. Read More »

Putin in Oliver Stone Interview: Nobody Survives a Nuke Conflict

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The first two hour-long episodes of the special air from June 12-15 and were made available to Bloomberg News before their release. The Intercept wrote that the report "is the most detailed United States government account of Russian interference in the election that has yet come to light". Read More »