• NFL owners approve new policy on kneeling during national anthem
NFL owners approve new policy on kneeling during national anthem

It's not clear how the new rule's "proper respect" will be defined, and whether players will find a way around this with another form of protest , or if they'll simply choose to remain in the locker room during the playing of the anthem.

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  • US Lawmakers in Quandary Over Venezuela's Crisis
US Lawmakers in Quandary Over Venezuela's Crisis

Maduro won 68 percent of the vote, but 52 percent of voters did not cast ballots - a historic abstention rate. Maduro from power. The United States could impose sanctions on what is left of Venezuela's oil exports, but that move risks harming the already suffering Venezuelan people even more .

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  • Two more die of Ebola in Congo; seven new cases confirmed
Two more die of Ebola in Congo; seven new cases confirmed

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has described as "false and misleading" the claims on social media that there is an outbreak of Ebola in the country but the Health Authorities are trying to suppress the information. "Earlier this week the CDC issued a level 1 travel alert for the DRC, Skinner said, warning travelers that there is a disease outbreak ...

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  • Santa Fe seniors attend baccalaureate service
Santa Fe seniors attend baccalaureate service

Authorities have said there were no obvious red flags ahead of the attack. Relatives said they remained "mostly in the dark about the specifics" of the attack and shared "the public's hunger for answers". He told them about how they will grieve their slain schoolmates and cope with those emotions and others while trying to recover from the shoo...

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  • TN: Several killed in police-firing as Sterlite protests turn violent
TN: Several killed in police-firing as Sterlite protests turn violent

At least 60 people, including policemen and journalists covering the protests, were injured in the clashes. Following a gas leak in March 2013 in the plant , the then chief minister, the late J Jayalalithaa, ordered its closure, following which the company moved the National Green Tribunal against the state government, it recalled.

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  • Palestinians urge immediate ICC probe into 'Israeli war crimes'
Palestinians urge immediate ICC probe into 'Israeli war crimes'

Israel has traditionally refused to cooperate with ICC. A statement from the Israeli Foreign Ministry called Tuesday's request "absurd", accusing the Palestinians of incitement and exploiting civilians as "human shields". The ICC has been conducting a preliminary investigation since 2015 into alleged crimes in the West Bank and Gaza , includ...

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  • Janet Jackson honored at Billboard Music Awards
Janet Jackson honored at Billboard Music Awards

I stand with those women and with those men equally outraged by discrimination who support us in heart and mind."Ethan Miller/Getty ImagesSHEERAN WINS BIGEd Sheeran wasn't at the award show , but he gave a televised performance of " Galway Girl " from Dublin, where he's on his world tour".

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  • Janet rails against abuse in awards speech
Janet rails against abuse in awards speech

Host Kelly Clarkson addressed the Santa Fe school shooting saying, "We Need to Do Better". Janet was also on hand at the awards show to receive the Billboard Icon Award for her stellar career which spans across decades . BTS' highly anticipated Love Yourself : Tear the second part of its Love Yourself series, is the group's third full...

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  • BSNL's Rs 98 prepaid recharge offers 1.5 data per day for customers
BSNL's Rs 98 prepaid recharge offers 1.5 data per day for customers

As of now, the plan is active in many circles of Tamil Nadu, Kolkata, Chennai and more and soon it will be available in other circles of BSNL. the plan also offers 1GB data. Airtel prepaid plans that are eligible for this offer are Rs 249, Rs 349, Rs 448, Rs 499 and Rs 509. That means an Airtel subscriber recharging with a pack of Rs 199 and c...

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  • PayPal acquires Swedish payments firm iZettle
PayPal acquires Swedish payments firm iZettle

The deal announced Thursday marks the largest acquisition in PayPal's 20-year history and intensifies its competition with Square , a payment processor started by Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey . The takeover comes less than three weeks after iZettle said it would list shares in Stockholm. With the agreement, PayPay gains access to ...

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  • Instagram now lets you share feed posts to stories
Instagram now lets you share feed posts to stories

This is contrary to the regram or repost option where you share without repurposing the story'. Tap it to see the feed post as a sticker with a customized background ready to share to your story. All posts shared to stories will be tagged with the original poster's username and posts on someone's story can be tapped to view the original post.

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  • Ozone-destroying chemical emissions on rise despite ban
Ozone-destroying chemical emissions on rise despite ban

A new study from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, aka NOAA, has revealed that the production of ozone-destroying chemicals banned under the 1987 Montreal Protocol is still on and rising. "I've been making these measurements for more than 30 years, and this is the most surprising thing I've seen", says lead researcher Stephen M...

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  • AT&T to sell the Red Hydrogen One phone beginning this summer
AT&T to sell the Red Hydrogen One phone beginning this summer

Unique to the Red Hydrogen One is its 5.7-inch holographic display , which will allow users to view images and capture video with new capabilities, making it a tool for video content creators, business social media personnel, enterprise marketing professionals and other business content creation workers who want to promote their brands in new wa...

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  • New multiplayer mode also announced
New multiplayer mode also announced

Initially, the update allows you to link your Discord account with your Xbox LIVE account, a process that you can perform from the application configuration panel, where you will now find an option to link both accounts, although it is also possible that you make the procedure from your console.

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  • Activision Formally Launches Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
Activision Formally Launches Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

With a unique combination of well-made gameplay and an interesting premise that only Call of Duty can offer, it's sure to catch the eyes of many battle royale fans. The zombie mode is celebrating its tenth anniversary with three separate maps called experiences, each with its own story and heroes. As was also suggested months ago, there is ...

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  • Youtube launches premium music service
Youtube launches premium music service

According to projections in the IFPI's Global Music Report, YouTube is the world's most dominant music streaming platform, attracting 46 per cent of all music streaming listening time around the world past year, with the exception of China.

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  • Google Wifi now supports speed tests for individual devices
Google Wifi now supports speed tests for individual devices

According to Google , its Google WiFi users have an average of 18 devices connected on each network. Network Check: Test the speed to any wireless device on your network. Starting Tuesday, Google Wifi users will begin to see a new option in the app's Network Check section to check connectivity to every device connected to a Google Wifi ...

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  • Google partially rolls back Chrome 66's autoplay changes
Google partially rolls back Chrome 66's autoplay changes

The blocking feature, announced in January , aimed to remove loud, sudden and unwanted videos from the web, which automatically played when a browser launched - and also stopped a series of apps and games from playing audio for alerts and other elements.

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  • OnePlus 6 Announced: Here's Where You Can Buy It
OnePlus 6 Announced: Here's Where You Can Buy It

It's also waterproof, although we don't have an exact IP rating just yet. The phone , with a tagline of "The Speed You Need", comes with the most popular smartphone feature of the year, the iPhone X-like notch. On top of that, the primary camera is capable of recording 4K @ 60fps as well as 480fos in slow-mo (720p) for 3 seconds. According to On...

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"Yanny" or "Laurel", this audio clip is tearing the internet apart

Chrissy Teigen , who's pregnant with her second child, doesn't understand how anyone can hear " Yanny ". And Twitter is freaking out about it. And Mikkelsen told Gizmodo that your background might impact what you hear too - that folks from the city, used to loud noises, might expect to hear different sound than people from the country.

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