June 26, 2019

Russia Warns U.S. and Israel That Iran Is Its ‘Ally’ and Was Right About Drone Shoot Down

A senior Russian official warned his U.S. and lsraeli counterparts that his country would continue to support Iran, which he backed in its recent claims regarding the shooting down of a U.S. spy drone.
June 26, 2019

Acting Pentagon chief Esper on world stage amid Iran disaster

WASHINGTON (AP) — With barely one day on the job, acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper is heading to Europe to try to persuade reluctant and increasingly wary NATO allies to work with the Trump administration on Iran sanctions and security in the Middle East, amid worries that the U.S. and the Islamic Republic may be on a path to war.
June 25, 2019

2 younger males dead after SUV crashes into ravine in Connecticut, police say

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Police say two young men died when the SUV they were in plunged into a ravine.
June 25, 2019

Russia Launches Military Drills Due to U.S.-Iran Tensions and Trump Sending Troops Near Border, Expert Says

A Russian military expert heading a veteran's association has said that recent surprise drills were called Monday in response to rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran and increased activity along his country's borders with the NATO coalition.
June 24, 2019

Women’s World Cup: How to Watch USA vs. Spain Live Stream, TV Channel, Odds

After breezing through the group phase, the U.S. women's national team (USWNT) takes on Spain in the round of 16 of the women's World Cup on Monday.
June 24, 2019

Biden Bucks Apologizing as Sanders, Harris and Booker Hammer Former VP Over Controversial Remarks

Former Vice President Joe Biden continued to face withering criticism for boasting about the "civil" relationship he once shared with openly racist and segregationist senators, with his fellow 2020 presidential hopefuls pillorying the remarks as tone-deaf and "hurtful" over the weekend.
June 22, 2019

Women’s World Cup 2019: Latest Odds, Expert Predictions, Schedule Heading into spherical of 16

The U.S. women's national team (USWNT) reasserted its credentials as favorite to win the World Cup with a 2-0 win over Sweden in the final game of the group stage.
June 22, 2019

Who Is Mark Esper? Donald Trump Taps Army Veteran For Defense Secretary Nomination

The White House has announced that President Donald Trump will nominate Mark Esper to succeed former Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan.
June 21, 2019

Netflix’s newest Hack Day tasks embrace rumble packs for smartphone viewers

A couple of times a year, Netflix hosts an internal hackathon for its employees, where they can take time off of their regular duties and try their hand at playing with new ideas. At this spring’s Hack Day, Netflix employees devised a haptic feedback system for mobile devices, and a novel way to get their colleagues out of a meeting room when their time runs over.
June 21, 2019

Massive 12-Foot Alligator Weighing 463 Pounds Discovered Roaming Florida Highway

A humongous alligator was picked up from a Florida highway in early June, according to a Tallahassee Democrat report on Thursday. The reptile, standing 12-feet long and weighing over 460 pounds, was so big that authorities had to close off a highway in Leon County while waiting for the animal to be removed.