Apple Acknowledged Messages Bug, Working To Fix It
Earlier today we reported on this weird Messages bug on iOS in which if a user receives a particular message from someone else, it will cause the app to crash continuously or reboot instantly without warning. It's not exactly a "dangerous" bug per se, but it does sound like an annoying one.Thankfull
Paradise Valley residents vow to fight water plan for proposed resort north of Squamish
In normally peaceful Paradise Valley, some are gearing up for a massive water fight. For a year-round resort proposed for Brohm Ridge north of Squamish, a challenge over the last decade has been finding where and how to source water.
Warriors Beat Houston Rockets To Head To NBA Finals
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
After decades of wishing and waiting
Kendra Wilkinson confronts her mom on 'Marriage Boot Camp'
During a clip of "Marriage Boot Camp" Kendra Wilkinson tears into her mother Patti after she is confronted during a wedding activity.
Asphalt-melting heat wave kills more than 1,100 in India
Over the past week, more than 1,100 people have been killed by extreme heat in India. Temperatures reading more than 113 degrees Fahrenheit have reportedly melted asphalt, and taken a severe toll on the working class without access to air conditioning
Summer-month heat waves are common in South Asi
Live from Google I/O 2015: Android M, wearables and more
Google's biggest event of the year is about to kick off. Each year, developers from around the world gather at the company's I/O developer conference to hear the latest news and updates from Google's top executives.
As with previous years, Google's Senior Vice President Sundar Pichai will start the
Australia's prime minister doesn't get why kids should learn to code
Question Time in Australia's Federal Parliament is hardly a place for elevated discussion — after all, this is when spurious references to Judas, Dr. Goebbels and the Nazis fly about like confetti.
Still, it would be better if Prime Minister Tony Abbott did not use the parliamentary session a
New personal DNA test can reveal your secret Australian history
The opportunity you never knew you wanted has arrived on the shores of Australia.
It is now possible to spit in a tube, send it off to the U.S. and find out you have 2% Native American in your blood. Ancestry.com has launched its DNA testing product in Australia on May 28 and for just A$149, you ca
US military accidentally shipped live anthrax sample to lab
WASHINGTON: The US military accidentally shipped at least one live anthrax sample across the country to a commercial lab in Maryland but there was no public health threat from the mishap, officials said Wednesday. A Defense Department laboratory in Utah had “inadvertently” transferred th
$40,000 in envelopes, alleged bribes for 2011 FIFA vote
NEW YORK: US court papers alleged Wednesday that soccer executives were handed $40,000 cash bribes stuffed into envelopes at an upmarket Caribbean hotel ahead of the 2011 FIFA presidential election. The payments were allegedly arranged by a high-ranking official at FIFA and the Asian Football Confed
S'pore detains two "self-radicalised" teens, one aimed to join IS
SINGAPORE: Singapore has detained two “self-radicalised” teenagers, one of whom wanted to join Islamic State militants in Syria, under an internal security law that allows for detention without trial for two years, the Ministry of Home Affairs said on Wednesday. Authorities in prosperous
Debate Dr M and be done with it, Zaid tells Najib
Zaid Ibrahim says it is useless for Najib Razak to keep accusing Mahathir Mohamad of "twisting facts" unless he is willing to debate him.
Give England 2018 World Cup, urges former UEFA chief
STOCKHOLM: Lennart Johansson, former president of European football’s governing body UEFA, says the decision to award the World Cup to Russia and Qatar must now be reviewed in the light of the latest corruption allegations. Johansson, who lost the 1998 FIFA presidential election to Sepp Blatte
Tracy Morgan grateful to settle crash lawsuit with Wal-Mart
NEWARK, N.J. — Tracy Morgan says he's grateful his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a New Jersey highway crash that injured him and killed one of his friends has been resolved.
The actor-comedian says the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company "did right by" him and his family.
Both sides announced th
What?s next for ISIL?
WASHINGTON (WJLA) – It’s the topic of the day at the White House and Pentagon: a new military campaign under way by the Iraqi army after some devastating losses to the terror group ISIL.
President Obama, meeting with the secretary general of NATO in the Oval Office, acknowledged it&rsqu
Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash
(AP) - A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut down when they receive a certain text message.
Apple says it's aware of the problem and is working on a fix. But some pranksters are sharing information about the glitch on social media and using it to crash
Howard could face suspension if Rockets force Game 6
Dwight Howard could miss Houston's next playoff game after picking up his seventh technical foul of the playoffs.
Warriors eliminate Rockets, end 40-year NBA Finals drought
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on...
FIFA's commercial partners urged to make their voices heard
FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act - and fast - following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials.
NFL lineman Ray McDonald arrested for allegedly violating restraining order
NFL lineman Ray McDonald was arrested Wednesday for the second time in three days after allegedly violating a restraining order, authorities in northern California said.
Carlson: Santorum is distinguishing himself from the crowded GOP field
Tucker Carlson told viewers on Wednesday's "Special Report with Bret Baier" that former Republican Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, who recently announced his presidential run , is "really running as an economic populist and he's doing it in a very compelling way."
A 'Point Break' remake is on the way — but it has nothing on the 1991 cult classic
Warner Brothers just released a trailer for its upcoming remake of the 1991 action classic "Point Break." While the new take on the story seems to promise some impressive action sequences, some fans might find it a little sacrilegious to remake a movie that is widely perceived to have gotten i
Here's what Uber's futuristic new headquarters in San Francisco will look like
Uber is going to start building its new San Francisco headquarters this fall, and today we got the first look at what it'll look like. The campus will be in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood near the upcoming arena for the Golden State Warriors basketball team, in the spot that Salesforce was
Vilified World Cup Brands Should Wonder if FIFA Sponsorship Is Worth the Trouble
It was not a good day to be a World Cup sponsor. The anti-FIFA sentiment is growing so vocal and the corruption so deep that brands are starting to have doubts about their affiliations with the world's biggest sporting event. Top sponsors McDonald's, Adidas and Budweiser expressed concern
Few Easy Words to Be Had as US Spelling Bee Begins
Youthful contestants in the Scripps National Spelling Bee reacted with a combination of shock and awe to some of the words they were assigned as the annual competition began on Wednesday.
Jeremy Ortmann, a 14-year-old eighth-grader from Hobe Sound, Florida, recoiled and laughed in disbelief whe
Pentagon: Live Anthrax Accidentally Sent to Labs in US, S Korea
The Pentagon said Wednesday that a U.S. military laboratory in the state of Utah accidentally sent live anthrax spores to civilian commercial labs in nine states and a military lab in South Korea.
Pentagon spokesman Colonel Steven Warren sought to reassure the American public, saying there was
FIFA Rocked With Massive Corruption Charges
The world's most powerful and lucrative sporting body was hit with shocking news on Wednesday. U.S. authorities unveiled charges against current and former officials of the International Federation of Association Football, or FIFA, as part of a sweeping probe into the organization. Two sports analys
Workshops target forced marriage
Forced marriage is now a criminal offence in the UK but a charity has started a series of workshops amid concerns the message is still not getting through.
Former British PM Blair quits as Quartet's Middle East envoy
Tony Blair resigned Wednesday as the Quartet diplomatic group's envoy, his office said, with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict he worked to end as troubled as ever.
Witcher 3 Xbox One Patch Will Lock Framerate
One of the big complaints about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on home consoles and PC is that the frame-rate for the game is inconsistent. For PC gamers it's a desperate attempt to optimize their rig to get the game stabilized at 60fps; for console gamers it's a desperate plea to get a patch to stabilize
Project CARS Wii U Version May Never Be Released
Project CARS for the Wii U is now looking like it might be up in the air... or worse yet, as if it might not ever be released. Why? Well, Slightly Mad Studios' head honcho Ian Bell finally came out to set the record straight and Nintendo fans aren't going to like it one bit.
MSPs to back plan to cut voting age
Holyrood is expected to back plans to allow those aged 16 and 17 to vote in Scottish Parliament and local elections.
VIDEO: Red Mosque focus of documentary film
A new documentary focusing on the radicalisation of Pakistani youth is currently on the festival circuit.
VIDEO: The options for £12bn welfare cuts
The Conservatives say they will freeze working-age benefits, including child benefit, for two years, but have still not spelt out what else will be targeted.
Yahoo to face class action lawsuit
Yahoo will face a US class action lawsuit for allegedly accessing the content of emails sent to its mail users from non-Yahoo Mail accounts.
Cameron on trip to lobby EU leaders
David Cameron starts a tour of European capitals as a bill paving the way for the UK's EU referendum is launched in the House of Commons.
Central Texas Cleans Up, Braces for More Rain
Search parties continued looking for 11 missing along the Blanco River in Wimberley, Texas after flooding destroyed wide sections of the small town. (May 27)
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