Hull Abel Hernandez accepts FA charge and ban

Hull Abel Hernandez accepts FA charge and ban

Hull 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 9

Apple preparing to launch Google Now rival on iOS 9

After 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. presidency

Pataki bids for U.S. presidency

George 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 Arrests

FIFA 16 Will Be Impacted by High-Level Football Arrests

On 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'

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!

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...

"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 16

New Flood Warning For Texas, Where Storms Have Killed At Least 16

By 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 Classified

Putin Declares Deaths Of Russian Troops On Special Missions Classified

By 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 Contest

"Undecided" Still Winning The Republican Primary Contest

A 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 Labs

Pentagon Mistakenly Posts Live Anthrax To Labs

The 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 HQ

First Footage Of Islamic State Grooming HQ

Sky 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 shame

FIFA-dominated front pages sum up 'Sepptic' day of shame

LONDON — 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 president

Former New York Gov. George Pataki will run for president

Former 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 cream

Nothing says global warming like Ben & Jerry's new climate-related ice cream

Ben & 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 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 crown

Panther given option to defend Irish Leger crown

LAST 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-ahead

Juncker fund gets political go-ahead

The 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 Gooch

Alastair Cook on Verge of England Record, Says he Owes it all to Graham Gooch

Alastair 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 Setbacks

Petronas and BC Press Ahead with Pacific Northwest LNG Project Despite Mounting Setbacks

Both 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 alive

Juninho PK keeps L.A. Galaxy's home win streak alive

Juninho 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 Roads

Heatwave In India Is Melting Roads

India 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

Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - 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. Morgan's lawyer, Benedict Morelli, said he and Walmart worked diligently to reach the settlement for the plaintiffs an

Michael King, Creator of Oprah and Dr. Phil, Dies at 66

Michael King, Creator of Oprah and Dr. Phil, Dies at 66

Michael King, who created shows including Oprah and Dr. Phil, died Wednesday from an infection he contracted after traveling abroad, TMZ reports. He was 66.King's father Charles founded King World Productions in the 1950s, and Michael and his brother Roger took over in the late 1970s. The company is

Chloe Madeley talks drinking, nudity and fights with her MUM on Loose Women

Chloe Madeley talks drinking, nudity and fights with her MUM on Loose Women

Fitness and health obsessed Chloe also shared the best way to deal with online bullies in the world of social media

Modern human leg mummified using ancient Egyptian methods

The ancient Egyptians famously mummified the dead to preserve their loved ones in perpetuity, and now, scientists have mummified fresh tissue from a human corpse to gain insight into these ancient preservation techniques.  The team adhered to ancient Egyptian techniques to mummify part of the hum

Pataki announces 2016 bid, says he would back 'boots on the ground' to fight ISIS

Former New York Gov. George Pataki, announcing Thursday that he'll seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016, told Fox News that he would authorize American "boots on the ground" to go after Islamic State targets in Iraq.

Canadian man who 3-D printed copy of his brain tumor pushes for more access to patient data

A 27-year-old Canadian man with a keen interest in his own health played a key role in the discovery of his brain tumor, which he has now used 3-D printing to create a model of.

Man chronicles dying dog's 35-city bucket list trip on Instagram

In February, vets told Thomas Neil Rodriguez that his 15-year-old mixed-breed dog, Poh, had multiple health issues and that his days were numbered, news.com.au reported.

Eat like a UFC fighter

There is a photo on Chris Weidman's refrigerator of his next opponent, Vitor Belfort. On it, he wrote a note promising himself that he would remain the UFC middleweight champion after the fight at UFC 187 Saturday in Las Vegas. It also includes a few reminders, the first is to eat healthy, the secon

FIFA 16 will feature female teams in a series first

For the first time in the history of the FIFA series consumers will be able to play as women. FIFA 16 will feature 12 Women’s National Teams from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Sweden and the USA. “Bringing some of the best women

Watch Pad & Quill transform a hunk of wood into an elegant Apple Watch stand

To design a charging stand for the timepiece of the future, Brian Holmes looked to the past. A few years ago, his grandmother gave him an old pocket watch that had once belonged to his long-deceased grandfather. He needed a way to show off the timepiece, and vaguely remembered seeing elegant

Avago close to buying Broadcom

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that Avago Technologies is close to buying rival chipmaker Broadcom. If the rumours are right, a deal could be announced this week, although negotiations are still on-going. Shares of Broadcom soared almost 20 percent to

A giant bird just flew into Number 10 Downing Street

A heron just flew into Number 10 Downing Street, according to a special advisor to the UK government. Ramsay Jones, special advisor to Prime Minister David Cameron on Scotland, said on Twitter that the bird apparently had a stroll around before sitting atop the famous black door of the Prime Ministe

Johns steals show with solo debut

EX-SILVERCHAIR frontman Daniel Johns staked his claim to be one of Australia’s most exciting solo artists with a debut show at the Vivid Live festival.

Britain PM Travels to 4 EU States, Presses Case for Reform

Prime Minister David Cameron set off Thursday on a whirlwind visit to four European capitals, pressing his case that Britain needs to renegotiate its relationship with the 27 other members of the bloc. It will be a tough sell. France's foreign minister signaled resistance to any major concessio

US Working to Enhance Training for Iraqi Troops

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday that defense officials are looking at ways to enhance efforts to train and equip pro-government forces in Iraq as they battle Islamic State fighters. Speaking to reporters traveling with him on a trip to Asia, Carter said recent events in Iraq, wh