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Zing Smart Light Passes Crowdfunding Goal With Flying Colors

At age 31, I still prefer to keep a light on in the hallway, illuminating my way to the bathroom in the middle of the night. (God forbid I step on the creeping […] The post Zing Smart Light Passes Crowdfunding Goal With Flying Colors appeared first on G

Trump’s Arts and Humanities committee just resigned in protest

While quitting, members of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities asked Trump himself to resign

Ex-Vanderbilt football player sentenced to 15 years in rape

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A former Vanderbilt University football player has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student.

Giants sign Severin, Eagan, waive-injured Johnson, Snead

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have signed receivers Canaan Severin and Ed Eagan and waived-injured rookie receivers Keeon Johnson and Kevin Snead.

Rams’ 2017 season is referendum on Jared Goff

The Los Angeles Rams made a huge investment in quarterback Jared Goff last season, trading up to pick him with the first overall pick in the draft. A year in, they have yet to see the returns.Goff played just seven games last season. Case Keenum started 2016

Alex Labbe ready for Riverside as NASCAR Pinty’s Series hits stretch run

Alex Labbe continues his quest for his first NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship this weekend at Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia on Saturday with Kevin Lacroix 23 points back.Labbe and Lacroix have each scored three wins this seas

CBI searches 10 locations in UP illegal mining case

The CBI on Friday carried out searches at 10 locations after registering a case in illegal mining of minor minerals in Uttar Pradesh.

Flood situation improves in north Bengal, toll mounts to 52

The flood situation in north Bengal improved further on Friday with no rainfall in the last 24 hours and the water level receding in all the major rivers.

Product differentiation key to meet competition: SAIL Chairman

SAIL chairman PK Singh said that product differentiation and the drive to match the best in quality and variety holds the key to meet stiff competition.

“Art of the Deal” ghostwriter predicts Trump will resign this fall

Journalist Tony Schwartz has a long record of accurate insights into Trump — but is he right about this?

Short-handed Nats aim to keep rolling vs. Padres

The Washington Nationals will settle in for their Friday game with the San Diego Padres after absorbing yet another injury.

NASA Successfully Launches Latest Communications Satellite

NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M (TDRS-M), which is the third and final in a series of next generation communications satellites, has successfully been placed into orbit following separation from an United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket.

Nestle partners Amazon for new range of Maggi noodles

The new range -- Nutri Licious -- will be available to consumers first on Amazon starting August 20, 2017.

Union Oil Minister takes up Paradip refinery tax issue with Naveen Patnaik

The state government had last year withdrawn tax incentives to the 15-million tonne refinery, a decision that IOC has challenged in court.

Airbnb is offering free housing in Barcelona for people affected by the attack

 Airbnb has activated its disaster response tool to help people affected by the recent attacks in Barcelona. Airbnb’s tool offers free housing to anyone who urgently needs a place to stay. At the time of publication, over 80 people have opened up t

#39;Flawed#39; draft pharma policy likely to hit growth and profits, warns industry body

The government’s Draft Pharmaceutical Policy – 2017 has called for capping trade margins and promoting the sale of medicines using salt name instead of brand names.

#39;Flawed#39; draft pharma policy likely to hit growth and profits, warns industry body

The government’s Draft Pharmaceutical Policy – 2017 has called for capping trade margins and promoting the sale of medicines using salt name instead of brand names.

Netflix’s new trailer for ‘The Punisher’ depicts a concrete killer

 With the release of ‘The Defenders’ today, Netflix has also released a new trailer for ‘The Punisher,’ the spin-off focused on Daredevil villain/ally Frank Castle, portrayed by ‘The Walking Dead’s’ Joe Bernthal

Arnold Schwarzenegger to white supremacists: “Your heroes are losers”

On top of ripping Confederate icons, Schwarzenegger says that Nazi veterans are "resting in hell"

Reporter expects Chad Henne to start for Jaguars in Week 1

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone confirmed after Thursday night’s preseason game that the quarterback competition is wide open, but one reporter who covers the team believes Marrone has made up his mind.The Blake Bortles era could already be ove

Cut Plywood Relief Sculptures Embedded with Mandalas and Geometric Patterns by Gabriel Schama

Here’s a few recent works by Oakland artist Gabriel Schama (previously here and here) who designs elaborately layered wood relief sculptures with the help of a laser cutter. The pieces are cut from a variety of different plywoods which he layers to crea

Monks visit Grand Junction during tour through United States

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - A group of five Buddhist monks from a monastery in southern India have stopped in Grand Junction as part of a two-year-long fundraising tour through the United States. The Grand Junction Sentinel reports ( ) t

Donald Trump will keep you safe ... and all it will cost you is everything

The terrorists in Barcelona momentarily moved Trump’s Nazi-supporting outrage to the number two position on many people’s list of concerns. Trump was ready for that. On Friday morning, in three simple tweets, Trump laid out a road map to the security s

Report: New Marlins owners will fire president David Samson

The Miami Marlins are in the process of being sold, and the new ownership group is reportedly planning to make firing one of the team’s top executives its first priority.According to ESPN’s Dan Le Batard, prospective new owners Derek Jeter and Bruce Sherm

Denny Hamlin leads first NASCAR Cup practice at Bristol

“I was loose in then banging the splitter pretty bad,” Hamlin said after completing 43 laps “It’s loose in at the two-thirds mark by a mile.” Hamlin posted 56 circuits during the 85-minute sessionKyle Busch was second-quick followed by Kasey Kahne,

Telcos to be penalised up to Rs 10 lakh for call drop: TRAI

Trai Secretary in-charge S K Gupta said if an operator fails to meet call drop benchmark in consecutive quarters, the penalty amount will be increased 1.5 times and in the third consecutive quarter, it will be doubled.

Blue Rs 50 note: All you need to know about the new banknote

The base colour of the note, to be launched by RBI soon, is fluorescent blue

Apex Frozen Foods IPO opens on August 22

Company to use proceeds from the offer to set up a new shrimp processing unit

Cook passes 200 as England grinds down West Indies

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) Alastair Cook was 213 not out as England ground down West Indies in the series-opening day-night test to go to lunch on 449-4 on Day 2 on Friday.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. - "What in the hell is going on in this world?"

NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver spoke of the frustration he feels in the wake of the latest hate crimes and the need for the nation to unite.“It’s sad and frustrating to see what happened and you feel sort of somewhat responsible to speak on it,” Earnhar

Geek Deals Roundup: Sci-Fi Kindle ebooks

Summer’s nearly over, but there’s still time to squeeze some reading in during the next few weeks. So if you’re in the mood for some fun science fiction, here are six excellent books […] The post Geek Deals Roundup: Sci-Fi Kindle ebook


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Amazon Daily Deals: Illuminati For $2

The Internet is where we do most of our shopping, and a solid 90% of it is done at Amazon. Jeff Bezos has turned his humble bookstore into a sort of Automat of […] The post Amazon Daily Deals: Illuminati For $2 appeared first on

Twitch acquired video indexing platform ClipMine to power new discovery features

 In an announcement about a set of new discovery tools, Amazon-owned video game streaming site Twitch also unveiled that it recently acquired Palo Alto-based video indexing platform ClipMine. The startup’s technology is now being put to use to tran

Trump’s “moral authority is compromised”: Republican chorus of criticism grows louder after Charlottesville

Top Republican Senators from the South have called for "radical change" in the White House

Employee retention, business growth key challenges for Infosys

The Street is worried about the ongoing spat between the board and founding members continuing

Can JT Barrett pass better for Ohio State in 2017?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Can Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett become a better passer?

Mineral layer around avian flu pathogen may be the cause for human infections

Avian flu can be transmitted from birds to humans; transmission among humans, however, is limited. The reason may be an eggshell-like mineral layer that the virus acquires due to the high calcium concentration in the intestines of birds. These mineralized vir

Assam floods claim 11 more lives

The floods in Assam claimed 11 more lives on Friday even as the authorities said there were some #39;signs of improvement#39; in the overall situation.
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