• Washington, DC, issues nation's first gender-neutral driver's licenses
Washington, DC, issues nation's first gender-neutral driver's licenses

Advocacy groups praised the new policy, because for gender nonbinary individuals, the city's decision to create a gender-neutral identification option enables the gender non-conforming to come a step closer to being fully recognized in their most authentic identities.

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  • NASA Development Brings (Quiet) Supersonic Travel a Big Step Closer
NASA Development Brings (Quiet) Supersonic Travel a Big Step Closer

QueSST is the initial design stage of NASA's planned low boom flight demonstration (LBFD) experimental airplane. Technology for supersonic flight is nothing recent as humans have been traveling at those speeds for nearly 70 years. So far, the QueSST preliminary design has been subjected to supersonic wind tunnel tests at NASA's Glenn Re...

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  • Israel Mocks Iran's First Strike on ISIS in Syria As 'A Flop'
Israel Mocks Iran's First Strike on ISIS in Syria As 'A Flop'

Missiles fired by Iran to the ISIS reportedly were of Zulfiqar type with a range of 750 km (466-mile). Another semi-official news agency, Tasnim , stated that there were six Zulfiqars launched at Deir ez-Zor. The powerful counterattack, Sharif said, had sent across a resounding message to "terrorists, their regional and worldwide backers, and al...

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  • South Africa, Zimbabwe hit by avian influenza outbreaks
South Africa, Zimbabwe hit by avian influenza outbreaks

We have placed the affected farms under quarantine and the affected birds have been euthanised and the eggs destroyed. Dr. Josphat Nyika, the director of the country's Department of Veterinary Services, revealed what poultry products are the subject of the ban.

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  • Digging Up the Facts on Nokia Corporation (NOK)
Digging Up the Facts on Nokia Corporation (NOK)

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.7 million shares versus an average volume of 0.55 million shares during last trading session. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock.

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  • Samsung to build a United States factory
Samsung to build a United States factory

According to an American market research company called TraQline, Samsung Electronics had the highest market share in home appliance market in the U.S. Samsung Electronics is investing $380 million in a new home appliances factory in SC, the electronics giant said late Wednesday night in Seoul. It said it selected Newberry County "for its high-sk...

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  • Jay Z Drops Trailer Ahead Of New Album Out This Week
Jay Z Drops Trailer Ahead Of New Album Out This Week

Jay-Z continues to tease his upcoming 14th studio album 4:44 with a new cryptic video featuring actress Lupita Nyong'o . The politically charged video titled " Kill Jay Z " shows a young African-American man running down the alley - visibly frightened, wearing a T-shirt with words "Stay Black" on it.

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  • Deadly Grenfell Tower blaze because of faulty fridge
Deadly Grenfell Tower blaze because of faulty fridge

Grenfell Tower's displaced residents are being moved to a now unfinished luxury block about two miles south of the scene of the fire. Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack revealed on Friday the devastating blaze began in a Hotpoint fridge freezer but was not started deliberately.

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  • Democrat names these three conservatives the 'horsemen of the apocalypse'
Democrat names these three conservatives the 'horsemen of the apocalypse'

In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court partially reinstated the Trump ban on Monday, determining that the president isn't violating American constitutional rights by telling people from terror hotbeds they can't come to the US without good reason.

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  • Garcia's Federation Internationale de Football Association report released
Garcia's Federation Internationale de Football Association report released

Cameron reportedly met with then-FIFA vice president Mong-Joon Chung not long before the December 2010 vote and "asked Mr. Chung to vote for England's bid". Yes, the bidding process was highly dubious, and yes, Federation Internationale de Football Association executives were evasive, uncooperative and exploited "a culture of entitlement".

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  • Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo hints at move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo hints at move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Saul's talents have shone through at this summer's U21 European Championships in Poland - where he's the tournament's top scorer after netting a superb hat-trick against Italy which helped to book Spain's place in the final against Germany.

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  • Warren Buffett calls GOP health care act 'Relief for the Rich Act'
Warren Buffett calls GOP health care act 'Relief for the Rich Act'

But the multi-billionaire - who has pledged to give away 99 per cent of his personal fortune - says that concentrating wealth in the hands of a few successful businessmen isn't helping the rest of the country. The bank's board approved the repurchase of $12 billion in common stock during the period from July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018, up fro...

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  • President Temer Charged With Corruption
President Temer Charged With Corruption

In a strategic escalation created to save his remaining term in power, Temer said that Janot availed himself of "deductions" to accuse him without proof and insinuated that the prosecutor had received money from a former aide. House Speaker Rodrigo Maia , a Temer ally, would be president in the interim. But he retains support where it matters ...

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  • Need A Ride? Uber, Lyft Ride-Sharing Apps OK In Upstate NY
Need A Ride? Uber, Lyft Ride-Sharing Apps OK In Upstate NY

Egan said that state regulations require the fare or estimated fare be shown on the ride-hailing app before the ride begins. The app must also display a photo of the driver; the make, model and color of the vehicle; and the car's license plate number.

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  • Democrats Revolt Against Nancy Pelosi
Democrats Revolt Against Nancy Pelosi

She's so out of touch with the mainstream and many in her party that her leadership position was challenged in November. "Well we have to be optimistic, and we have to keep on fighting", she said . She will famously be known as the congresswoman who in 2010 said legislators had to pass Obamacare to see what was in it. It's not just the recent ...

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  • Family pleads for safe return of missing Lancaster teen Shavon Randle
Family pleads for safe return of missing Lancaster teen Shavon Randle

Detectives say the man on the other end then threatened Shavon's life if her family called police. Shavon Randle has dozens of friends who gathered Wednesday evening to hold hands and pray for her safe return. Randle was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and blue basketball shorts. The Lancaster Police Department responded to a missing person...

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  • Rio Tinto rejects Glencore's revised offer to buy Coal & Allied Industries
Rio Tinto rejects Glencore's revised offer to buy Coal & Allied Industries

Rio Tinto's board has backed Yancoal Australia's $2.69bn bid for coal assets in Hunter Valley, Australia, rejecting Glencore's increased offer price. Glencore said on Friday its offer would lapse if Rio Tinto did not declare it to be superior by June 26. Glencore on Friday had raised its offer to $2.675 billion in cash, looking to beat ...

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  • ISIS butchers baby, cooks, serves as meat to starving mother
ISIS butchers baby, cooks, serves as meat to starving mother

When she was finished they said to her: "'We cooked your one-year-old son that we took from you, and this is what you just ate'". A sex slave captured by ISIS was forced to eat her 1-year-old son with a side of rice, according to a gut-wrenching report.

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  • Dominic Thiem suffers early exit in Antalya
Dominic Thiem suffers early exit in Antalya

Martin Klizan was forced to retire injured in the first set of his clash with Marshel Ilhan, who will play Daniel Altmaier in the next round after the German beat Victor Estrella Burgos 7-5, 6-7 (8), 7-6 (5). "Amazing! Good luck for the Q/F #tennis #Sports #India". Ramkumar Ramanathan celebrates after his win over Dominic thiem . Former Ind...

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  • Clinton Portis was ready to kill a man who lost his money
Clinton Portis was ready to kill a man who lost his money

He said he was motivated to kill a financial manager who lost a large chunk of the $43.1 million he made during his nine-year playing career with the Denver Broncos and Washington Redskins . "No jail time, no nothing", Portis said. After watching nearly all of the money Portis thought he had set aside in a safe portfolio vanish into thin air...

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  • Highland Reel stalks, pounces in Prince of Wales's
Highland Reel stalks, pounces in Prince of Wales's

We went to the Guineas to prove he is a good horse and he did that. "He's so tough", Moore said of Highland Reel , who was won races on three different continents. Kate Middleton was dressed for the occasion when she attended the Royal Ascot horse races on Tuesday. "She's unbelievable and she loves it over here".

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  • Missouri Supreme Court upholds state's Sexually Violent Predator Act
Missouri Supreme Court upholds state's Sexually Violent Predator Act

DANIEL MACH: We argued that not only was the state of Missouri permitted not to provide direct cash grants to houses of worship but that it was required to deny those grants. Justice Stephen Beyer, although he ruled in favor of the church cautioned against concluding this means churches can expect other benefits from the states.

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  • Star Wars: Battlefront 2 adds gameplay-affecting Loot Crate items
Star Wars: Battlefront 2 adds gameplay-affecting Loot Crate items

Everett's post stated that the alpha would be available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and the PC. However, he didn't include the start and end dates of the alpha gameplay. Still, it's your preference, and you can always earn crates in in-game credits if you prefer. Crates in Battlefront II will come in several types of rarities with the quali...

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  • Alicia Silverstone Sounds Kind Of Clueless About The Hype Surrounding Wonder Woman
Alicia Silverstone Sounds Kind Of Clueless About The Hype Surrounding Wonder Woman

In a recent video interview with Variety , Silverstone said she was "confused" why this particular film has been singled out for its strong female lead. Girls! I just started to dance, and I let my anxiety go. Thus, it is likely that Gadot will negotiate for and secure a better deal for the sequel to Wonder Woman .

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  • OnePlus 5 review: The flagship killer you'll want to own
OnePlus 5 review: The flagship killer you'll want to own

From the freshly launched OnePlus 5 to the instinctive HTC U11 , and the striking Samsung Galaxy S8 , all these flagship mobile devices have one thing in common and that is the Snapdragon 835 processor . OnePlus 5 doesn't have a microSD space. Users need to be subscribed to Amazon Prime subscription, and you'll need to watch a video on Am...

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  • Tories and DUP defeat call to recruit more emergency workers
Tories and DUP defeat call to recruit more emergency workers

MPs will vote on the amendment on Wednesday in a debate which Corbyn branded a " test case " for politicians' willingness to end austerity. Former shadow minister John Woodcock, meanwhile, raised fears the DUP may try to water down the Government's proposed bill on tackling domestic violence.

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  • Officer injured, Flint airport evacuated after reported attack
Officer injured, Flint airport evacuated after reported attack

Gelios wouldn't say why Ftouhi chose the airport to launch the attack, but noted at an afternoon press conference that the suspect yelled " Allahu akbar " before he stabbed Neville. The injured officer, identified as Jeff Neville , underwent surgery, NBC reported . He spent some time at a restaurant in the public area before going to the restroom...

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  • GSAT 17 Set to be Launched from French Guiana on Thursday
GSAT 17 Set to be Launched from French Guiana on Thursday

GSAT-17 communication satellite has a lift-off mass of about 3,477 kilograms. Again, on 20 June, Isro launched its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) its Cartosat-2 series satellite and 30 smaller satellites. On February 15 this year, the space agency had launched a record of 104 satellites in a single flight. GSAT-17 will be ready for opera...

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  • Chris Miller Quotes Han Solo, References 'Star Wars' Shootout
Chris Miller Quotes Han Solo, References 'Star Wars' Shootout

In the end, Kennedy concluded that the creative differences were unresolvable, and Lord and Miller were fired . Deadline had scooped the news on Tuesday that Howard was the top choice to take over . Not to mention, one actor that many fans have been campaigning for is Anthony Ingruber. Alden Ehrenreich is playing a younger version of th...

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  • Limbo and Inside dev reveals side-scrolling sci-fi adventure Somerville
Limbo and Inside dev reveals side-scrolling sci-fi adventure Somerville

This new sci-fi adventure is still in its early stages but Olsen has said that the story of Somerville "chronicles the lives of key individuals in the wake of a global catastrophe". Playdead, meanwhile, are now hard at work on their next major project following the launch of Inside. All we are given is a glimpse of what the game will look like.

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  • Self-Driving Car Testing: Waymo, Avis Budget Group Partner On Arizona Fleet
Self-Driving Car Testing: Waymo, Avis Budget Group Partner On Arizona Fleet

Apple is renting Lexus RX450h sport-utility vehicles from Hertz's Donlen fleet-management unit, according to the Bloomberg report , citing documents released recently by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. If the share price is now hovering near the 52 week low and the value is achieved in the current past then it can suggest that the ...

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  • Family Sue Brain-Eating Amoeba Infested Water Park
Family Sue Brain-Eating Amoeba Infested Water Park

Seitz's youth group returned home to OH on June 11, and she died on June 19. The family is seeking punitive damages of more than $1 million. Lauren Seitz died in June 2016 from meningoencephalitis, a rare but fatal infection caused by the amoeba Naegleria fowleri , after she was thrown overboard during a rafting trip at the U.S.

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  • Baby Doe killer gets life sentence
Baby Doe killer gets life sentence

Michael McCarthy , the man convicted this week of killing two-year-old Bella Bond, has been sentenced to life in prison with eligibility for parole after 20 years. The guilty verdict and life sentence capped a disturbing story that began in June 2015 when a jogger found an unidentified girl's remains in a trash bag along Deer Island near Boston .

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  • We must push back against a White House bent on secrecy
We must push back against a White House bent on secrecy

It will go several days without a briefing; then, when media frustration over the lack of access reaches a fever pitch, it will hold a conventional briefing. "You know, I'm going to say something that's heretical". The ugly confrontation was the latest conflict between journalists and the White House press secretary after broadcasters were forbid...

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  • Liverpool to miss out on Naby Keita
Liverpool to miss out on Naby Keita

When asked about which clubs had previously expressed an interest in him, Keita said: " Arsenal , Southampton , Manchester City and Liverpool , although I did not talk with the coach [Klopp]". Keita's dynamic displays in central midfield over the past year has caught the attention of the continent's top clubs, but Leipzig are determined to keep...

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