Microsoft Outlook for iOS Gets New and Improved Login Screens

Microsoft Outlook for iOS Gets New and Improved Login Screens

Microsoft will have a very busy year in 2015 since the company will launch Windows 10 on PC and mobile phone. But the Redmond has quite a few apps and services in the pipeline as well, most of them being tested internally for the moment. Some of these apps will arrive on iOS as well, though i



From Lance Armstrong to Tiger Woods: Five scandals that forced sponsors to abandon star athletes

From Lance Armstrong to Tiger Woods: Five scandals that forced sponsors to abandon star athletes

When scandal strikes, companies can be quick to sever ties to save corporate face. Here's a look at athletes whose bad behaviour lost them millions

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat Sheet

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat Sheet

It's a busy week for candidates, as Bernie Sanders, Rick Santorum, and George Pataki all kick off their campaigns.

Obama Administration Will Not Seek Supreme Court Stay On Immigration Block

Obama Administration Will Not Seek Supreme Court Stay On Immigration Block

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government will not ask the Supreme Court to review a judge's decision that put on hold President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the Justice Department said Wednesday. The decision came one day after a federal appeals court panel refused to lift a Texas ju

103-year-old twins die

103-year-old twins die

They lived together for more than a century, and ultimately twin sisters Florence Davies and Glenys Thomas proved they couldn't live apart.

Texas Floodwaters Give Up More Dead Bodies

Texas Floodwaters Give Up More Dead Bodies

The death toll from flooding in Texas and Oklahoma has climbed to 19, as fresh downpours hindered the search for more than a dozen people missing, presumed dead.

A Singapore Airlines flight fell 13,000 feet after losing power in both engines

A Singapore Airlines flight fell 13,000 feet after losing power in both engines

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330 aircraft lost power in both engines while on a flight from Singapore to Shanghai on Saturday, causing a loss in altitude of about 13,000 feet before power was restored. The pilots followed procedures to restore power to the Rolls Royce engines, regaining some altitu

Nebraska becomes 1st traditionally conservative state to eliminate death penalty since 1973

Nebraska becomes 1st traditionally conservative state to eliminate death penalty since 1973

Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday in a landmark veto-override vote backed by an unusual coalition of conservatives who oppose capital punishment. See also: American execution: A brief history of the death penalty in the U.S. Senators in the one-house Legislature voted 30-19 to over

Tracy Morgan and Wal-Mart settle crash lawsuit

Tracy Morgan and Wal-Mart settle crash lawsuit

NEWARK, N.J. — Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured. A filing in federal court in Newark on Wednesday refers to a confidential settlement reached by the two sides. See also: Tracy Morg

Live anthrax inadvertently sent by military

Live anthrax inadvertently sent by military

Four Defense Department workers have been put in post-exposure treatment, a defense official said, following the revelation the U.S. military inadvertently shipped live anthrax samples in the last several days. CNN learned on Wednesday a Maryland-base...

The Debate - FIFA Corruption (May 27th)

The Debate - FIFA Corruption (May 27th)

FIFA in crisis: Bribes, kickback, “corruption that is rampant, systemic and deep-rooted both abroad and here in the United States, spanning at least two generations of soccer officials. Sr. Fifa officials face extradition from Switzerland to the US on federal corruption charges, while Swiss author

UEFA wants FIFA vote to be called off amid corruption turmoil

UEFA wants FIFA vote to be called off amid corruption turmoil

European football’s governing body UEFA has called for Friday’s FIFA presidental election to be postponed.

Incumbent Sepp Blatter is standing for reelection to the FIFA presidency.

UEFA’s secretary general Gianni Infantino said the FIFA event risks turning into a farce

Tiny parasite may contribute to declines in honey bee colonies by infecting larvae

Tiny parasite may contribute to declines in honey bee colonies by infecting larvae

A tiny single-celled parasite may have a greater-than expected impact on honey bee colonies, which have been undergoing mysterious declines worldwide for the past decade, researchers have discovered. Since 2006, beekeepers in North America and Europe have lost about one-third of their managed bee co

Police search for wannabe bank robbers in Savannah, Garden City

Police search for wannabe bank robbers in Savannah, Garden City

The FBI and two local police departments are searching for the people they say tried to rob banks in Savannah and Garden City on Wednesday. At 1:55 p.m. the FBI and Savannah-Chatham police responded to an attempted bank robbery at the Wells Fargo branch on the 3500 block of West Bay Street. Investi

103-year-old Welsh twins die within weeks of each other

103-year-old Welsh twins die within weeks of each other

ABERTRIDWR, Wales (ABC News) - Twin sisters Florence Davies and Glenys Thomas, both 103, have died within weeks of each other at their home care center in the United Kingdom. "It was a huge privilege for all of us at Abermill to care for two such wonderful ladies," said Christine Tipper,

FIFA portrays itself as victim as executives arrested in soccer corruption sweep

FIFA portrays itself as victim as executives arrested in soccer corruption sweep

ZURICH -- FIFA portrayed itself as the victim after authorities in Switzerland and the United States acted swiftly Wednesday on a pair of separate soccer corruption cases.Two FIFA vice presidents -- Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands and Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay -- were among the soccer official

Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.

FIFA 'did this over and over, year after year,' says US attorney general

FIFA 'did this over and over, year after year,' says US attorney general

The US attorney general has told reporters in New York that
FIFA officials used their positions of trust to solicit bribes. Loretta Lynch said: “They did this over and over. Year after year. Tournament after tournament.”

“These individuals, through these organisations, engaged

U.S. military mistakenly transfers live anthrax to laboratory

U.S. military mistakenly transfers live anthrax to laboratory

The U.S. military mistakenly sent at least one live anthrax sample to a private laboratory in Maryland and possibly sent others to eight other states

US Officials to Release Hurricane Season Forecast

US Officials to Release Hurricane Season Forecast

The head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will release its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season Wednesday. Hurricane season officially runs June 1 through Nov. 30. But this season's first storm, Tropical Storm Ana, came ashore in North Carolina earlier this month, br

Armenian Church Sues Turkey for Return of Seized Monastery

Armenian Church Sues Turkey for Return of Seized Monastery

The Armenian Apostolic Church has filed a case in Turkey's Constitutional Court for the return of land and the iconic Kozan monastery in Adana. The monastery once was the largest belonging to the Armenian Church in Turkey, and it is one of thousands of properties seized by the Turkish state.

VIDEO: PM: 'A speech to help working people'

VIDEO: PM: 'A speech to help working people'

Prime Minister David Cameron says the first priority of this Queen's speech is to ''help working people''.

Papers look forward to Queen's Speech

Papers look forward to Queen's Speech

Wednesday's newspapers look forward to what will be in the Queen's Speech, and there is annoyance in some quarters that the Human Rights Act repeal is not expected to feature.

VIDEO: SNP to seek clarity on Commons voting

VIDEO: SNP to seek clarity on Commons voting

The Scottish National Party, the third biggest grouping in the new House of Commons, says it will seek urgent clarity on how David Cameron could legislate to ensure English votes for English laws.

UK Syria teen 'may never return'

UK Syria teen 'may never return'

The family of a Bristol schoolgirl believed to be in Syria say they fear she will never be allowed to return home.

VIDEO: Warner dismisses Fifa allegations

Jack Warner, a former Fifa vice-president, is accused of soliciting $10m in bribes from South Africa's government over the hosting of the 2010 World Cup.

Nebraska abolishes death penalty

The US state of Nebraska has abolished the death penalty after a veto-override was passed through its legislature.

US officials blast FIFA 'World Cup of Fraud'

US officials on Wednesday said FIFA executives arrested earlier in Switzerland had corrupted global football as US and Swiss authorities launched separate and vast inquiries into the sport's world governing body.

ABC Arts Portal to close in 2016, regional job losses not ruled out

The ABC will close its online Arts Portal in 2016, shifting arts content to its web-based ABC iview service and News Online, and create a new division called ABC Regional.

Western Morning News published Cornwall full-back Billy Searle not fazed by Twickenham final

Young Cornwall full-back Billy Searle has insisted Sunday's Bill Beaumont Cup final at Twickenham isn't going to overawe him. The 19-year-old has been selected for the Cornish side who will face Lancashire for the third time in as many years in the county championship final at rugby's 'HQ'. The fa

WMNPBowern published MPs could still vote on repealing hunt ban - despite measure...

A bill to overturn the Hunting Act could still be brought before parliament in the short term – despite the measure failing to appear in the Queen's Speech. Pro hunt campaigners said they believed that the fact the legislation was absent from the Queen's Speech did not mean the Government had

Western Morning News published Northampton and England hooker Dylan Hartley given four-week ban

Northampton Saints and England hooker Dylan Hartley has been suspended from playing for four weeks after a Rugby Football Union disciplinary hearing at the Coventry Holiday Inn. Hartley, who pleaded guilty to striking an opponent with his head, contrary to Law 10.4(a), during the Premiership semi-

Joe Root backs Ben Stokes to deliver for England

Joe Root is confident Ben Stokes will continue to deliver for England after his match-winning exploits at Lord's. Stokes produced a brilliant all-round performance to the delight of a partisan full house as England went 1-0 up in the Investec Test series against his native New Zealand. The 23-year

UEFA say FIFA presidential election should be postponed

UEFA, the group in charge of European football, says the FIFA presidential election should be postponed.

Biden hails Yes vote, and Ireland

US Vice President Joe Biden has hailed Ireland's Yes vote for marriage equality, calling it "a courageous stand for love and family".

Thompson: I'm done with AFL coaching

Mark Thompson has questioned whether Carlton officials have the club together and says they must be honest with their players.

Corrupt officials to be booted: Blatter

FIFA president Sepp Blatter admits his sport faces a difficult time following the corruption revelations unearthed by a US investigation.