• Honda recalls more than a million cars over battery fires
Honda recalls more than a million cars over battery fires

These dimensional changes, plus a greenhouse farther back on the body, long-and-low hood and shorter overhangs, give the auto a more premium appearance, Honda says. Derived from the unit in the new Civic Type R , the turbo-four generates 252 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, replacing the outgoing 278-hp 3.5-liter V-6.

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  • Connecticut's Sen. Blumenthal wants to question Trump Jr. at committee
Connecticut's Sen. Blumenthal wants to question Trump Jr. at committee

Something happened and we have to find out what it is, because we can't allow a thing like that to happen to our election process", Trump said. I just heard that a little while ago, but a little surprised to hear that. Trump Jr. said that a June 9, 2016, meeting followed - but no meaningful information changed hands. U.S intelligence agencies sa...

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  • Cardinals Make List of 50 Richest Sports Franchises in the World
Cardinals Make List of 50 Richest Sports Franchises in the World

The rankings are based on Forbes' analysis done over the a year ago for all NFL , NHL, NBA, MLB, soccer, NASCAR and Formula One teams. United have moved up two places on the list after being named the fifth most valuable team a year ago.

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  • Donald Trump Copping It For 'Complimenting' The French First Lady's Body
Donald Trump Copping It For 'Complimenting' The French First Lady's Body

It was a short meeting. The meal capped off a day that included a tour of one of Paris's most famous sights, meetings and a joint press conference . Macron, although not backing down from his defense of the accord, said differences would "absolutely not" impede progress on other issues. Trump lavished praise on Macron, calling him "a great...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo's yacht checked by Spanish Customs Tax Agency
Cristiano Ronaldo's yacht checked by Spanish Customs Tax Agency

Ronaldo featured at this year's Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, but left before Portugal's third-place play-off match to be with his newborn twins, having helped Madrid to La Liga and Champions League glory. The magazine Hola reports that three armed Customs Tax Agency agents carried out the search on the boat "aYa London" which the Rea...

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  • Ravens parallel great apes in flexible planning for tool-use and bartering
Ravens parallel great apes in flexible planning for tool-use and bartering

The researchers wanted to see if five ravens could plan while doing tasks that they don't normally do in the wild, specifically using tools and bartering. In the second experiment, the gap was extended to 17 hours, and the success rate increased to 88%. Kabadayi and the cognitive zoologist Mathias Osvath planned out to figure out if ravens ha...

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  • Vertu - the Company behind Multi-Thousand Dollar Android Phones - Is Shutting Down
Vertu - the Company behind Multi-Thousand Dollar Android Phones - Is Shutting Down

Ouch! Both sides threatened to sue each other and the fate of about 200 workers was hanging in the balance. The liquidation will result in the loss of some 200 jobs, according to The Telegraph . The U.K wing had several skilled employees that created phones decked with various materials such as jewels and precious stone. Vertu phones carried h...

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  • Bopanna-Dabrowski eye last-4 spot in Wimbledon mixed doubles
Bopanna-Dabrowski eye last-4 spot in Wimbledon mixed doubles

Credit goes to the Indo-Canadian pair for remaining calm under pressure and saving both the break points they faced. The defending champions brushed that setback and showed a lot of poise to come roaring back into contention. With the score tied at 3-3, Kontinen and Watson earned a service break in the seventh game to take a 4-3 lead. Apart fro...

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  • Bye Bye Dippy: Dinosaur replacement unveiled at Natural History Museum
Bye Bye Dippy: Dinosaur replacement unveiled at Natural History Museum

The duchess also made a speech at the event on Thursday night (13 July). The whale was previously in the mammals section but was not fully in view and will now take centre stage in the diving lunge feeding position in Hintze Hall , a cathedral-like space built in the late 19th century.

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  • U.S. economy needs only 'gradual' rate hikes - Fed's Yellen
U.S. economy needs only 'gradual' rate hikes - Fed's Yellen

The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) ended nearly flat, inching down 0.01% or 1.52 points to 7,936.85. The market sees just a 42.3% chance that the Fed hikes rates by the end of the year, according to Bloomberg's World Interest Rate Probability data.

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  • Celtic prepare for Champs League tilt
Celtic prepare for Champs League tilt

Yes, definitely. I think that's always at the back of the players' minds. Meanwhile, Brendan Rodgers' side broke numerous records en route to winning the Treble last season, and are priced at just 1/10 (1.10 ) to kick off this campaign with a victory in Belfast.

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note Fan Edition teardown reveals new battery
Samsung Galaxy Note Fan Edition teardown reveals new battery

Already, there are many rumors regarding the Galaxy Note 8 present in the market. The Korean media outlet with information from the component suppliers in Taiwan reports that Samsung is launching the Galaxy Note 8 sooner because of diminishing Galaxy S8 sales.

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  • Nintendo Ceases Production on Smaller New 3DS in Japan
Nintendo Ceases Production on Smaller New 3DS in Japan

Australia was lucky enough to receive the New Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL just a month after its Japanese launch in October 2014, the rest of the world didn't get the console until January 2015. Presumably, with the New Nintendo 2DS XL taking the slot of a budget priced offering in the 3DS lineup, the New 3DS was thought to be redundant. Japan'...

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  • Massive Iceberg Finally Breaks Off: Antarctic Landscape
Massive Iceberg Finally Breaks Off: Antarctic Landscape "Changed Forever"

Researchers noticed the distinctive rift in Antarctica's ice in 2010, which has grown rapidly since 2016 . Antarctic ice shelves overall are seeing accelerated thinning , and the ice sheet is losing mass in key sectors of Antarctica .

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  • Airbnb host fined $5000 for canceling reservation because guest was Asian
Airbnb host fined $5000 for canceling reservation because guest was Asian

He recorded an interview with her on his phone explaining what had happened, cut and edited it with Barker's racist responses, and posted it to YouTube , setting off a storm of online and offline commentary. The news comes nearly a month after officials from several worldwide cities met to set up a common plan to protect local businesses from bein...

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  • See a spot bigger than Earth rotate across the sun
See a spot bigger than Earth rotate across the sun

This sunspot is right about where the phenomenon most often occurs - in two strips on either side of the sun's equator. That's because they are, on average, 4,000 degrees cooler than the solar surface (8,000 degrees compared to 12,000 degrees), KTAR News reports .

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  • Nintendo ends production of New Nintendo 3DS in Japan
Nintendo ends production of New Nintendo 3DS in Japan

Over on the official Nintendo Japan website , the magic of Google translate reveals that the New 3DS lineup is marked as " All production ended ". Judging by Nintendo's own product page, the end has begun. Japanese players that want a system with a smaller form factor and screens are now stuck with the Nintendo 2DS , which doesn't feature ster...

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  • DirecTV Now ups cord-cutter game with cloud DVR soon, 4K later
DirecTV Now ups cord-cutter game with cloud DVR soon, 4K later

Headlining the changes is of course support for DVR, a feature that competitors such as YouTube TV and Hulu Live TV already offer. A DIRECTV NOW Cloud DVR will be the first feature to show up from this new platform evolution, coming this summer, the company announced .

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  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Getting First-Person Only Servers Soon
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Getting First-Person Only Servers Soon

Developer Bluehole will use the feedback they receive from NA and European Union players to polish the game mode before rolling it out to squad play and other regional servers. Until then, we'll have to rely on custom game modes for something different than the vanilla Battlegrounds . First up will be an FOV (field-of-view) slider, which will giv...

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  • Nokia 2, Nokia 7 and Nokia 8 leak reveals processor details
Nokia 2, Nokia 7 and Nokia 8 leak reveals processor details

HMD Global is expected to debut a slew of Nokia-branded phones in the second half of the year, and we have already started to get the first details on their specifications. As for the next iteration Nokia devices for this year, they'll be powered by the Snapdragon 630, Snapdragon 660, and Snapdragon 835 going to the Nokia7, Nokia 8, and Nokia 9 r...

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  • Osun Govt Mourns Bisi Akande's Wife's Death
Osun Govt Mourns Bisi Akande's Wife's Death

He described her as hardworking, a true and quintessential mother, an enterprising woman, a loving wife and caring person to all and sundry. While praying for the repose of the soul of the decease, Ajimobi urged the former governor of Osun State not to mourn, but to celebrate her wife for living a fulfilled life and for being a blessing to his fa...

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  • Amazon's Echo 2 tipped to launch as an affordable Apple HomePod lookalike
Amazon's Echo 2 tipped to launch as an affordable Apple HomePod lookalike

What Amazon is yet to unveil however is a full-on sequel for the original, standard variant widely released over two years ago . Basically, the Seattle-based e-commerce giant is thinking of taking a couple of leafs out of its Cupertino and Mountain View rivals' books for a change, planning a "shorter and slimmer" new Echo with a "softened design...

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  • Gran Turismo Sport Launches October 17 on PS4
Gran Turismo Sport Launches October 17 on PS4

Gran Turismo Sport looks to claim some of its stake back, and it will come later this year. Gran Turismo Sport was a hot spectacle at this year's E3, earning attention for its graphics and improved physics engine. Pre-orders for the insanely popular PS4 exclusive are available now on the PlayStation Store and at retail locations across Europe....

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  • Google's Next Pixel XL From LG
Google's Next Pixel XL From LG

So, yeah, that alleged Pixel XL 2 might have a 6-inch display, but due to the 18:9 ratio and the super-thin bezels , it will barely be bigger than the current XL. There's no information on the pricing of the oncoming Smartphone or even the exact date it will be launched. The sides of the next Pixel XL can reportedly be squeezed to activate sof...

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  • Juno spacecraft completes close flyby of Jupiter and its Great Red Spot
Juno spacecraft completes close flyby of Jupiter and its Great Red Spot

NASA released stunning images of Jupiter's Great Red Spot Wednesday. All the photos were then compiled by several citizen scientists, who were then able to put forward enhanced-color imagery of the spot. Before completing the latest flyby, Juno first reached perijove, which is the point when an orbit comes closest to Jupiter's centre. The spacecr...

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  • Amazon Enjoys Largest Sales Day Ever, Thanks to Prime Day
Amazon Enjoys Largest Sales Day Ever, Thanks to Prime Day

Third-party sellers sold over 50 percent more items on the site by noon local time (1900 GMT) than in the same timeframe a year ago, Amazon said in a statement. After Amazon's greater than 70% slice of the pie, the Google Home is the next most popular model with over 20% of the market. Amazon said on Tuesday morning that this Prime...

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  • Huge Xbox One Update Finally Out Today, Systems and Customizations Overhauled
Huge Xbox One Update Finally Out Today, Systems and Customizations Overhauled

The exact details on FanFest and how to attend the Age of Empires event have yet to be released, but you can read up on some additional details over on the Xbox Newswire . There are also some updates for Xbox's fledgling Arena system in this patch, allowing users to create tournaments directly within Clubs. Looking-for-Group requests are "ge...

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  • IFC Holdings Incorporated FL Purchases 4543 Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)
IFC Holdings Incorporated FL Purchases 4543 Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)

About 4.17M shares traded. BRYANT ANDY D also sold $2.84M worth of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) shares. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Analysts expect Sigma Labs, Inc. Therefore 57% are positive. Intel Corporation had 146 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on ...

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  • Brokers Issue New Targets On Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
Brokers Issue New Targets On Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 4.46% since July 13, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Among 3 analysts covering Equity Bancshares ( NASDAQ:EQBK ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold.

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  • Check Out What Mario Kart Would Look Like In Virtual Reality
Check Out What Mario Kart Would Look Like In Virtual Reality

Basically players will be put into a first-person perspective and with motion controllers, they will be able to toss their items at other players to impede their progress, much like you would in the normal game. For those that don't know: back on June 13th Bandai Namco announced a new arcade focused on virtual reality gaming. VR Zone Shinjuku is ...

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

However, the Google Home speakers definitely becomes more beneficial for supporters of the free music storage from Google and customers that purchase songs from Google's Play Music . Obviously, this would be drastically appreciated by anyone using Play Music to stream music through the Home as their favorite tunes will be used as the main attr...

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  • Hyundai reveals hot hatch and coupe versions of the i30 hatchback
Hyundai reveals hot hatch and coupe versions of the i30 hatchback

In addition to raising the engine's power from 247 to 271bhp, the Performance Package brings larger 19-inch wheels (18-inch examples are standard), as well as the electronic limited-slip differential, the variable exhaust and beefier brakes with red callipers.

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  • Uber and Yandex agree merger in Russian Federation and central Asia
Uber and Yandex agree merger in Russian Federation and central Asia

The combination of Uber and Yandex's ridesharing platforms will handle 35 million rides a month and will also operate in Eastern European countries such as Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus and Georgia. "This deal is a testament to our exceptional growth in the region and helps Uber continue to build a sustainable global business". Uber's ...

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  • Researchers use CRISPR to store a movie in living bacteria
Researchers use CRISPR to store a movie in living bacteria

Because of that skill, the Cas enzymes-particularly Cas9-have become the tool of choice for scientists who do gene editing. A section of the bacteria called CRISPR (clustered, regularly interspaced, short palindromic repeats) cuts out genetic slices if invading viruses and stores them away, creating a record of attacks in chronological order.

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  • Chelsea agree £39.8m deal for Bakayoko; Matic to United?
Chelsea agree £39.8m deal for Bakayoko; Matic to United?

The United chief wants a new holding player and is targeting Matic along with Tottenham's Eric Dier and Radja Nainggolan of Roma . They also saw Ander Herrera shine in a defensive midfield post last season, earning him the club's Player of the Year award.

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