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Pre-eclipse sales tax revenues slip in Jackson

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Summer business is down in Jackson Hole. But the shortfall should be made up during the week of Aug. 21, when upward of 100,000 people are expected to descend upon Jackson to view the total solar eclipse. The Jackson Hole News & Guide rep

AR Gives San Jose Body Worlds Exhibit ‘Silicon Valley Twist’

For more than 20 years, the traveling Body Worlds exhibition has given visitors an inside look (literally) at how human and animal bodies work, using the decades-old process of plastination. Now, The Tech […] The post AR Gives San Jose Body Worlds Exhib

SelfMade helps businesses post better photos online

 SelfMade brings professional photo editing to your phone — yes, literally. The startup, which is announcing that it has raised $11 million in funding, was founded by CEO Brian Schechter and CTO Zach Lloyd. Schechter was previously co-founder at I

Jacksonville Jaguars apologize for national anthem demonstration

The Jacksonville Jaguars have apologized to military leaders for demonstrating during the national anthem in London last month.

Auburn dismisses receiver Kyle Davis for breaking team rules

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Auburn wide receiver Kyle Davis has been dismissed from the team.

BankBazaar secures $30 million funding led by Experian

The company has raised USD 110 million till date, including the current round.

The ‘Star Wars’ Han Solo movie now has an official name

 Star Wars’ cinematic universe tale focused on young Han Solo has a name, and we found out thanks to director Ron Howard, who announced it using a placard in a video shared on Twitter. The name, in case you were wondering, is “Solo: A Star Wa

ZTE’s new foldable smartphone is actually going on sale next month

 The foldable smartphone has been strange sort of white whale for the mobile industry. You could fill a Raiders of the Lost Ark-sized warehouse will all of the attempts to bring the technology to the market. At the very least, ZTE’s new Axon M ha

Carrie Fisher sent a producer a severed cow tongue after he sexually assaulted her friend

Heather Ross tells an endearing story of the way Fisher went to bat for her — and women — when no one else did

Equity MFs invest over a tenth of investments in new listings in 2017

Of the total net investments of Rs 89,000 cr till Sept, fund managers moved a little over Rs 11,300 cr in new listings

Column: Massachusetts firefighter is headed to the Masters

The U.S. Mid-Amateur typically signals the end of the golf season for Matt Parziale.

Jaguars apologize to local military for anthem demonstration

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have apologized to military leaders for demonstrating during the national anthem in London last month.

Bad Blood? Why Transfusions from Women May Be Risky for Men

Getting blood from a woman who has ever been pregnant could be risky for men, a new study from the Netherlands suggests.

Puerto Rico From the Space Station

NASA astronaut Joe Acaba photographed Puerto Rico from the cupola of the International Space Station on Oct. 12, 2017. Sharing the image with his followers on social media, he wrote, "Finally a chance to see the beautiful island of Puerto Rico from @Space_Sta

Alexa adds support for custom lists

 Amazon today announced it’s improving one of Alexa’s most-used features: lists. The company is expanding both the Shopping list and To-Do list functionality to allow Alexa device owners to create their own lists for any purpose – beyon

Jaguars waive kicker Jason Myers, sign Josh Lambo as his replacement

The Jacksonville Jaguars have parted ways with kicker Jason Myers, waiving him two days after he hooked two 54-yard field goals in a loss to the L.A. Rams.

Bucks sign Payton to two-way contract

The Bucks are bringing back point guard Gary Payton II

Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead AP midseason All-America team

Baker Mayfield of Oklahoma and star running backs Bryce Love of Stanford and Saquon Barkley of Penn State lead The Associated Press midseason All-America team, along with two defensive backs from No. 1 Alabama.

Urban Meyer’s wife tries to clarify stance on Kaepernick

Shelley Meyer, the wife of Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer, created a buzz on Monday when she sent some tweets about Colin Kaepernick. She later tried to clarify her stance and apologized for the way her comments were interpreted.After news surfaced on

The Gifted Struggles to Keep the Stakes High

One of the main reasons the first two episodes of The Gifted worked so well was the unrelenting fast pace. The kids found out they were mutants, the family was forced on the run, Reed […] The post The Gifted Struggles to Keep the Stakes High appeared

Bitcoin engineer Jameson Lopp SWATted by angry crypto fans

 An engineer for BitGo, Jameson Lopp, faced down a horde of police officers with rifles at his home in Durham, North Carolina after someone sent an anonymous tip regarding a hostage situation at his home. The engineer has been vocal on Twitter about upco

Google launches “strongest security” opt-in program for high risk users

 Google has today launched a free, opt-in program aimed at users who believe their Google accounts — such as Gmail, Drive, YouTube etc — to be at particularly high risk of targeted online attacks. Read More

Pacers have something to prove this season

The Pacers open the post-Paul George era with plenty of energy and optimism. Says Myles Turner: "We have all the pieces at every position."

AP Midseason All-America Team, List

AP midseason All-America team chosen by a panel of 16 Top 25 poll voters (through games of Oct. 14):

Quarterback Baker Mayfield, running backs Bryce Love and Saquon Barkley lead AP midseason All-America team

NEW YORK (AP) Quarterback Baker Mayfield, running backs Bryce Love and Saquon Barkley lead AP midseason All-America team.

Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch’s Battlefield Australia, Sydney Nov 16

 Hard to believe that TechCrunch’s first Startup Battlefield Australia is just one month away.  The Sydney event on Nov. 16 at ATP’s Locomotive Workshop will present a tremendous day of programming and an epic competition to find the best ea

Google Calendar on the web gets a fresh new look

 After a few years of sticking with essentially the same design, Google Calendar on the web is getting a makeover today. That means a fresh new color palette and a design that’s in line with Google’s Material Design scheme, but also — a

Dropbox Professional delivers new account option for freelancers and creatives

 Dropbox has a Plus account for those people who want extra storage and it has a business account for those who want extra features, but what it’s lacked until now was a product for sole proprietors and very small businesses who wanted some advance

News Live: After PM Modi#39;s attack, Congress dares BJP to probe allegations against Vadra

Here’s wishing you a happy and prosperous Dhanteras. This blog will keep track of key global and local developments impacting business and markets through the day. Important local and global political developments will also find resonance here.

Greek officials say Athens coast clean-up nearly finished

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek authorities say they have finished cleaning up a section of Athens coastline polluted by a large oil slick more than a month ago, and the full cleanup operation should be finished within days. Merchant Marine Minister Panagiotis Ko

The crystal ball: FCS playoff projections

(STATS) - If the NCAA selection committee had to create the FCS playoff field today, it might be harder than ever to name the final couple at-large bids.

LeBron James a game-time decision for opener with ankle injury

There has been plenty of buzz surrounding Tuesday night’s NBA opener between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics, but the game could end up being anticlimactic if two star players are forced to sit out.The Cavs will already be without Isaiah Thomas,

Piramal Enterprises to raise Rs 4,996.2 crore via bonds

The committee also approved the conversion price of Rs 2,690 per equity share against the floor price of Rs 2,688.35, the company said in a BSE filing.

Mutual fund assets jump close to 30% at Rs 20.4 trillion in Sep

According to the Amfi data collated by Icra, during the past 19 quarter-end months, AUM has declined on 17 instances.

America is a joke right now, a bad one 

Donald Trump is the only person capable of making the Taliban look like aspiring comedians

Packers Snap Counts: Green Bay relying a lot more on Martinez

A detailed look at the snap counts on offense and defense for the Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings

The 10 things to know going into this NBA season

The 10 things to know going into this NBA season

Sam Ponder takes aim at Barstool Sports amid news of ESPN show

ESPN and Barstool Sports announced this week that the two media companies will be teaming up for a late-night show, and not all of the World Wide Leader’s employees are happy about it.Sam Ponder, a former sideline reporter who has been hosting “Sunday NF

Volcanic Eruptions May Have Doomed an Ancient Egyptian Dynasty

Thousands of years ago, fallout from volcanic activity may have sounded a death knell for an Egyptian dynasty.

Amneal-Impex combine to pip Sun Pharma as the fifth-largest generic maker in US

The combined company is expected to have 2017 pro forma net revenue ranging from USD 1.75 billion to USD 1.85 billion and pro forma adjusted EBITDA of approximately USD 600 million to USD 650 million in 2017 and USD 700 million to USD 750 million in 2018, eac
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