• European Union slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine
European Union slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine

It has denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate. Google responded that it dominated the market because of its innovative services but denied it was abusing the market, a key distinction in antitrust cases.

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  • Most Recent Analysts Ratings Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)
Most Recent Analysts Ratings Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)

First Interstate Comml Bank stated it has 900 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Since the open, shares have moved 1.37% after recently hitting the $5.90 mark. A 1 rating would point to a Strong Buy, and a score of 5 would signify a Strong Sell rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, May 4.

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  • Detroit has the best drivers in the U.S., according to study
Detroit has the best drivers in the U.S., according to study

Detroit is the best driving city in America, according to a new study. At the other end of the spectrum, Detroit drivers were ranked the best because it "has the lowest accident rate and second-lowest amount of speeding citations". Of course, you may need to take out a second mortgage to afford vehicle insurance, but that's a whole other story...

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  • Supreme Court rejects gun rights appeal
Supreme Court rejects gun rights appeal

The Colorado Supreme Court declined to take up the case previous year, which upheld the ruling by the Colorado Court of Appeals , sending the case to the U.S. "They left the store flipping me off and swearing at me out loud", Phillips said. In prior cases, Gorsuch has embraced an expansive view of religious rights.

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  • Weed killer cancer causer?
Weed killer cancer causer?

Earlier this year a report released by a federal scientific advisory panel concluded that the pesticides office at the U.S. EPA failed to follow its own guidelines when it found last year that glyphosate - the active ingredient in Monsanto's flagship pesticide Roundup - is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans.

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  • Xbox Games With Gold for July 2017 revealed
Xbox Games With Gold for July 2017 revealed

However, given that Microsoft was recently preoccupied with this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) event, it might be the reason why the Games With Gold free games list for next month has yet to be disclosed. Living the life of a B.U.D. However, it must be noted that Microsoft is known for not following a specific date in the schedule of ...

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  • Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy
Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy

And now, disgruntled centrist and conservative GOP senators are forcing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to scramble to rescue the measure before debate even begins. Meadows, chairman of the conservative Freedom Caucus in the House, said he is prepared to support the Senate bill if it clears that chamber, a sign that quick action to land th...

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  • Iridium says newly launched satellites are functioning well
Iridium says newly launched satellites are functioning well

Like the flight from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida , the Falcon 9's first stage rocket plunged back to Earth and made a landing on a barge stationed several hundred miles downrange of the launch site. Some of the new satellites will be so-called on-orbit spares, or older satellites that remain in orbit on standby for use if the newer ones ma...

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  • Google slapped with record £2.1bn fine for online shopping competition breaches
Google slapped with record £2.1bn fine for online shopping competition breaches

The investigation dates back to 2010, and was triggered by complaints from other price-comparison websites that said Google had relegated their services in its search results. And the way Google presents its search results could shift worldwide. Google could face dizzying additional penalties if it loses an expected appeal and fails to comply...

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  • At platform 9-3/4, Harry Potter fans mark 20 years of magic
At platform 9-3/4, Harry Potter fans mark 20 years of magic

Rowling is undimmed, inspiring fans from around the world to have their photos taken in front of Platform 9-3/4 at London's King's Cross station. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , which was later retitled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in the USA, attracted readers of all ages when it was published in June 1997.

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  • Anthem is More Star Wars, Less Mass Effect, Says Bioware
Anthem is More Star Wars, Less Mass Effect, Says Bioware

It's more "science fantasy", like Star Wars . The fantasy part comes in, he says, because, "you see a lot of wonderful things happening but we don't worry too much about why they're happening or how they're happening, the science of it". BioWare even mentioned a 10-year journey for Anthem , which to many sounds a lot like Activision's 10-year pla...

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  • Xbox Live Games with Gold for July 2017 announced
Xbox Live Games with Gold for July 2017 announced

LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean is free to download from 16th July to 13st July. It's a platforming racer that you can enjoy from the 16th of July. If you're an Xbox Live Gold member, you should definitely be checking these out every month, as it offers four free games (two Xbox One and two backward compatible Xbox 360), as long as you claim them ...

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  • Despite impending partial implementation, President Trump's travel ban faces challenges
Despite impending partial implementation, President Trump's travel ban faces challenges

While certainly having a significant impact on a large number of individuals who previously had every right to enter the country, the Court has yet to decide whether Trump's Ban is in fact legal. Trump put the initial ban in place on January 27, just a week after assuming the presidency. The Trump administration could try to make the travel ban...

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  • Smartphones a 'brain drain', make you dumber
Smartphones a 'brain drain', make you dumber

A team of researchers at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin set out to test the " brain drain" hypothesis: the theory that simply having your smartphone near you could impact your available cognitive capacity.

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  • SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend
SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

The larger fins, he added, are better suited for the company's larger Falcon Heavy rocket, whose first flight is planned for later this year, and also allows the first stage to land in stronger winds. Mr Musk has said he wants to reuse multimillion dollar components instead of jettisoning them in the ocean after launch to reduce his company's costs...

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  • SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base
SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base

The mission followed a successful Falcon 9 launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Friday, boosting a communications satellite for Bulgaria into orbit. That booster then landed on a floating droneship in the Atlantic Ocean. Swapping out and deorbiting some old satellites has already begun, Iridium CEO Matt Desch said in a pre-launch call wit...

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  • US President Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi praise India-US relations
US President Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi praise India-US relations

President Trump had called Modi a "true friend" on Twitter, and Modi had tweeted back at him but this show of friendship is unlikely to translate into any real gains for the Indian side. India is now the world´s fastest growing major economy, a status that Modi is hoping to cement by drawing in more foreign investment - in part by encouraging manu...

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  • Sikh couple in UK told they cant adopt white child
Sikh couple in UK told they cant adopt white child

Even though they told the agency they would be delighted to adopt a child of any ethnic background, they said they were rejected as potential parents because only white children were available. Sandeep Mander said: "As a couple, we didn't picture our life without a family". Metro.co.uk has contacted Adopt Berkshire for comment. The Manders t...

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  • California father denies allegation he killed missing son
California father denies allegation he killed missing son

He was being held on $10 million bail. Police were anxious that the man, who recently shaved his beard and dyed his hair, was becoming a flight risk before his arrest. Police are offering a $20,000 reward for anyone with information about the case. He said he didn't have any questions regarding the extradition hearing.

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  • UK to test hospitals and schools for flammable cladding
UK to test hospitals and schools for flammable cladding

Speaking this week, Mr Evans said that there will be many lessons that must be learnt from the tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire in Kensington. They had also told Reuters in a statement it's not up to the company to decide what's compliant with local building regulations.

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  • Facebook celebrates Harry Potter 20th anniversary with magic
Facebook celebrates Harry Potter 20th anniversary with magic

Lynch, who became a pen pal with Rowling before landing her role in the films, told how "empowering" she found the books as she battled an eating disorder. It has been 20 years since J.K. Rowling introduced us to Harry Potter, the wizarding world and the true meaning of Expelliarmus. In short, Harry Potter could have been a whole lot differen...

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  • Police use tear gas to scatter gay pride rally
Police use tear gas to scatter gay pride rally

In Cihangir, a nearby neighbourhood, it is thought that a hundred people gathered chanting: "Don't be quiet, shout out, gays exist". "Happy Pride everyone!" a security monitor yelled to the crowd, as people cheered and saluted. Among those detained was also Bram Janssen , a photojournalist for the Associated Press , despite holding a press card...

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  • Manzanita Fire burning in Riverside County
Manzanita Fire burning in Riverside County

There have been no reported injuries related to the fire other than the two occupants of the vehicle that crashed on SR-79 and started the fire. Firefighters continue battling the blaze and officials have not been able to provide any estimate as to when firefighters might have the huge blaze under control.

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  • Wyoming Grizzlies Released from Federal Protection
Wyoming Grizzlies Released from Federal Protection

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke said in a statement announcing the move . Tom France from the National Wildlife Federation said the focus should now be turned to rebuilding the grizzly bear's population in areas like the North Cascades in Washington state and Selway-Bitteroot in Idaho.

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  • India, US Agree To Strengthen Ties For Peace In Afghanistan
India, US Agree To Strengthen Ties For Peace In Afghanistan

Modernizing India's defenses will strengthen both countries, she said. They also resolved to pursue increased commercial engagement in a manner that advances the principles of free and fair trade. The US president said that ties between India and US have never been stronger and better. India had moved many a steps closer to the U.S. during the Ob...

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  • Samsung to launch refurbished Galaxy Note 7 on July 7
Samsung to launch refurbished Galaxy Note 7 on July 7

On the front, there is an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with smart autofocus and an f/1.7 aperture. The only ray of hope is that Samsung has not confirmed of such fingerprint sensor under the display. Its imaging department will be handled by two 12-megapixel image sensors for the main camera, while its selfie-shooter will capture up to 8-megap...

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  • The Seat Arona is another new small SUV
The Seat Arona is another new small SUV

Matthias Rabe, executive vice-president for research and development. "We're the fastest growing brand in the VW Group". It's very much a cross between an Ibiza and an Ateca , which results in a handsome - if not exactly daring - aesthetic.

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  • American Airlines says Qatar Airways interested in buying 10% stake
American Airlines says Qatar Airways interested in buying 10% stake

Along with United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL.N) and Delta Air Lines (DAL.N), American has pressed the USA government to curb US flights by Qatar Airways and rival Gulf carriers Emirates [EMIRA.UL] and Etihad Airways . Under US law, foreign ownership in airlines is restricted to 25%. The two airlines have had their differences in recent ...

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  • China lodges protest over 'crossing of border' by Indian troops in Sikkim
China lodges protest over 'crossing of border' by Indian troops in Sikkim

Nathu La is a mountain pass in the Himalayas connecting Indian state of Sikkim with China. China had refused to let the first batch of around 50 pilgrims, who were supposed to travel to Kailash Mansarovar Lake in Tibet, to go through Nathu La route.

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  • The Conjuring 3 confirmed, new writer hired
The Conjuring 3 confirmed, new writer hired

Getting back to The Conjuring 3 , though, New Line's announcement stopped short of divulging any firm story details, only that the horror threequel "will also be based on another of the real-life case files of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren".

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  • Business partner charged with Qld murder
Business partner charged with Qld murder

Gold Coast businessman Phillip Carlyle was shot dead on April 13, 1997, in his Robina office. On Tuesday, detectives charged a 68-year-old Gold Coast man with murder. A 66-year-old man from Reedy Creek has been charged with accessory after the fact and will face the same court on Wednesday. The arrests came after the cold case investigation was...

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  • SteamWorld Dig 2 is coming to PC and PS4 right after Switch
SteamWorld Dig 2 is coming to PC and PS4 right after Switch

In relation to a release date or window for the title, the developers stated that work on the core game of SteamWorld Dig 2 is "pretty much finished", but they want to take a few more months to polish the game on all systems, hence the Late Summer/Early Fall release window they gave.

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  • Lithuania signs first deal for US LNG
Lithuania signs first deal for US LNG

Cheniere Marketing International and purchased a LNG cargo. The deal calls for Cheniere to sell and deliver ~3.5M metric tons/year of LNG to Kogas, which represents more than 10% of South Korea's total annual demand. U.S. President Donald Trump has dropped out of the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership sought after by his predecessor Barack ...

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  • Apple has acquired German eye-tracking company for an undisclosed amount
Apple has acquired German eye-tracking company for an undisclosed amount

SMI also recently updated its website, removing over a dozen pages with detailed information on its products, as well as a jobs portal, schedule of future events, news blog and even contact information. The firm has been into eye tracking glasses and other related systems. The company has also developed a product similar to one Apple is rumoured ...

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  • The Ball Family Was On WWE Raw and We Can't Get Enough
The Ball Family Was On WWE Raw and We Can't Get Enough

The outspoken patriarch of the Ball family and founder of the Big Baller Brand, LaVar made his debut on WWE's Monday Night Raw in Los Angeles, the flawless platform for his boisterous personality. a bit hosted by WWE intercontinental champ The Miz . LaVar Ball has found his true home, and while it was in the Staples Center, it was even...

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