Hull Abel Hernandez accepts FA charge and banHull striker Abel Hernandez has accepted a Football Association charge for violent conduct and will miss the first three games on the 2015/16 Championship season.
Apple preparing to launch Google Now rival on iOS 9After years of quiet development, Apple is planning a major new update in iOS 9 to its virtual assistant service. Code-named 'Proactive', it will be a natural evolution to the Spotlight platform, with integration across all of Apple's services and third party apps. [see_also] The result will be a Go
Pataki bids for U.S. presidencyGeorge Pataki, the Republican who won the governorship three times in heavily Democratic New York, will run for president in 2016.
FIFA 16 Will Be Impacted by High-Level Football ArrestsOn Wednesday, the football world was rocked by news that nine high-level executives from FIFA were arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, accused by prosecutors of being involved in racketeering, wire fraud, and money laundering conspiracies. They are: Jeffrey Webb, Eugenio Figueredo, Eduardo Li, J
Motorola Rolls Out Android 5.1 Lollipop Update for Moto X "Pure Edition"Good news for Android fans who decided to go for Motorola Moto X "Pure Edition," as the US-based handset maker has just released Android 5.1 Lollipop update for this particular smartphone. Shortly after US Cellular announced that Android 5.1 is available for its Moto X (2nd Gen) and Moto E LT
We'll be live from the Google I/O keynote today at 12:30PM ET!In just a few short hours, Google will take the stage at the Moscone Center for its Google I/O 2015 keynote presentation. Although Google I/O is primarily for developers, there’s sure to be plenty of news relevant to end users as well, including the reveal of the highly anticipated Android M u
"I'm standing for Mayor of London": Controversial ex-MP George Galloway announces plans to take over...GEORGE Galloway has informed his Twitter followers that he will stand for Mayor of London in 2016 and appealed for people to come forward and help his campaign.
New Flood Warning For Texas, Where Storms Have Killed At Least 16By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, May 28 (Reuters) - The National Weather Service issued a new flash flood watch on Thursday for large parts of Texas, where severe weather this week has left at least 16 people dead, damaged thousands of structures and flooded cities such as H
Putin Declares Deaths Of Russian Troops On Special Missions ClassifiedBy Gabriela Baczynska MOSCOW, May 28 (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin on Thursday declared deaths of Russian soldiers during special operations carried out in peacetime to be classified as a state secret, a move that comes as Moscow stands accused of sending troops to fight in eastern Ukraine
"Undecided" Still Winning The Republican Primary ContestA new Quinnipiac University national poll shows there's still only one clear leader in the Republican presidential primary race: Undecided. The poll, released Thursday, reports that 20 percent of registered Republican and Republican-leaning voters around the country don't know or declined to answ
Pentagon Mistakenly Posts Live Anthrax To LabsThe Pentagon says it mistakenly sent out anthrax spores to as many as nine laboratories, as well as one in South Korea.
First Footage Of Islamic State Grooming HQSky News has obtained exclusive pictures of the online grooming centre used by terror group Islamic State.
FIFA-dominated front pages sum up 'Sepptic' day of shameLONDON — Football, fraud and racketeering: a sensational combination for creative headline writers across the world A day after key figures from football's governing body FIFA were indicted on allegations of corruption, newspaper editors around the world summed up Wednesday's dramatic events,
Former New York Gov. George Pataki will run for presidentFormer New York Gov. George Pataki is the latest Republican to get into the race for president. In a video posted Thursday morning on YouTube, Pataki says America needs to recapture the spirit of unity that spread through the country in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He was in his second o
Nothing says global warming like Ben & Jerry's new climate-related ice creamBen & Jerry's unveiled a new ice cream flavor aimed at raising awareness of the upcoming global climate talks in Paris in December. The flavor, "Save Our Swirled," features the acronym "SOS" on the ice cream container. The container also states, "If it’s melted, it’s ruined." See a
FIFA president says corruption scandal has "cast a long shadow over football"FIFA President Sepp Blatter addressed the dark cloud of corruption that hangs over the world's governing soccer body on Thursday at a ceremony in Zurich. Blatter, who is running for his fifth term as president of the organization, took the stage after a procession of flag bearers during the Opening
Panther given option to defend Irish Leger crownLAST year's winner Brown Panther heads a list of 48 horses entered in the Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger at the Curragh on the second day of Irish Champions' Weekend on September 13.
Juncker fund gets political go-aheadThe EU plan for a €315bn fund to create jobs took final shape on Thursday, as negotiators agreed how it should operate and how to choose investment projects.
Alastair Cook on Verge of England Record, Says he Owes it all to Graham GoochAlastair Cook needs only 32 more runs in the second Test against New Zealand at Headingley, starting on Friday, to surpass Graham Gooch's mark of 8,900 Test runs.
Petronas and BC Press Ahead with Pacific Northwest LNG Project Despite Mounting SetbacksBoth Malaysian state-owned oil major Petronas and the British Columbia (BC) provincial government refuse to throw in the towel on the Petronas-led C$36 billion (US$32 billion) Pacific Northwest LNG project in BC. On Friday, Petronas said that in the coming weeks it will announce a "conditional" fina
Juninho PK keeps L.A. Galaxy's home win streak aliveJuninho scored on a penalty kick early in the first half and the Galaxy beat Real Salt Lake 1-0 on Wednesday night at StubHub Center, extending their home unbeaten streak to 23 games.Juninho caught goalkeeper Nick Rimando diving the wrong way on the penalty kick in the seventh minute. RSL was whistl
Heatwave In India Is Melting RoadsIndia is in the grip of a brutal heat wave and even the asphalt on the roads is melting.
India is in the grip of a brutal heat wave and in some parts, temperatures are so high that even the roads are melting. The disfigured road markings can be seen at several intersections in New Delh