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Cape Cod honoring 7 forgotten Revolutionary War veterans

PROVINCETOWN, Mass. (AP) - Seven men from Cape Cod who fought in the Revolutionary War are finally getting their due. Provincetown's Cemetery Commission and the Daughters of the American Revolution are scheduled to dedicate grave markers honoring the seven ve

Azerbaijan GP: Thursday's press conference

PRESS CONFERENCEQ: Daniel, if we could start with you, last time you were in the press conference room you were very emotional after winning in China. Having had two weeks to reflect on it, why did that win mean so much to you?Daniel RICCIARDO: I haven’t

Mercedes to implement «short-term» fixes in Baku

Mercedes has suffered tyre management problems in the first races of the season relative to main rivals Ferrari and Red Bull, especially on Pirelli's softer compounds.The team has also lost the qualifying speed advantage that it has long enjoyed, and Lewis Ha

California is at the vanguard of the resistance, so time to upgrade its senator with Kevin de León

By all measures, California is one of the most liberal states in the country. It was a state that Hillary Clinton won 62-32. (The 3-million vote advantage in the state was the same as Clinton’s national popular-vote victory margin.) Democrats hold every st

Cowboys icons to serve as Roger Goodell boo-buffers at start of NFL draft

Roger Goodell for years now has been greeted with boos, hisses and catcalls whenever he approaches the podium at an NFL draft. A plan, however, apparently is in place that should prevent most fans in attendance Thursday night at AT&T Stadium from giving him

ITC ties up with NITI Aayog to train 2 lakh farmers to increase income

These 25 aspirational districts are in Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh and partnership is for a period of four years, i.e. up to April 2022, ITC said in a statement.

WNS profit nearly doubles to $87 million in FY18; Q4 net falls sequentially

WNS Q4 profit fell sequentially to $24.5 million on account of the net impact of one-time provisional tax adjustments

The Best Podcasts for Superhero Fans

Podcasts have, through some unlikely sorcery, become the hot entertainment and education medium of the 21st century. Their appeal is still not fully understood, but something about their ability to be listened to […] The post The Best Podcasts for Super

These Things Don't Cause Cancer, But People Think They Do

Which of the following raises the risk for cancer: alcohol, genetically modified foods or stress?

Next-gen VW Golf will be offered as 48-volt mild hybrid - Roadshow

48-volt systems are all the rage right now, and they're a good first step in electrification.

Volvo wants EVs to account for half of its sales by 2025 - Roadshow

If you're wondering where most of these sales will come from, the answer is probably China.

Fortnite is now the biggest console free-to-play game of all time - CNET

Drizzy has a lot to answer for.

Pro-Trump social media stars 'Diamond and Silk' slam Facebook in Congressional hearing - CNET

The popular social media duo, who are vocal supporters of President Trump, have accused Facebook of bias against conservatives and say they were censored.

Snap Spectacles are back ... why?? (The 3:59, Ep. 393) - CNET

We discuss the new rebooted Spectacles, Facebook's profits and the death of cash.

Tata Steel#39;s proposed acquisition of Bhushan Steel gets CCI nod

In a tweet, the regulator said it «finds no Appreciable Adverse Effect on Competition (AAEC)» in respect of Tata Steel#39;s proposed acquisition of Bhushan Steel".

Yes Bank appoints R Chandrashekhar, Pratima Sheorey as directors

The shareholders would consider the appointment of Chandrashekhar as an independent director on the board of the bank at the ensuing Annual General Meeting, Yes Bank said in a statement.

Soaring Wire Mesh Buildings Cast Ethereal Shadows Over Coachella Music Festival

Italian artist Edoardo Tresoldi (previously), known for his massive architectural sculptures made of wire, built three transparent structures for this year’s Coachella music festival in California. Titled ‘Etherea’, the sculptural series was compr

Grassley forges ahead with Mueller protection bill, removing language Democrats objected to

Campaign Action The Senate Judiciary Committee will consider the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act on Thursday, bipartisan legislation to establish Justice Department guidelines for protecting special counsel investigations as law. Under the leg

Growth, down. Stock market, down. Optimism, down. The tax cut boost to the economy, non-existent.

Donald Trump loves to tweet about the stock market. He’s done so at least 17 times since the election. He also loves to tweet about polls showing Americans are optimistic about the economy. But Trump isn’t likely to tweet about this ... Main Street's

McLaren to trial fix for top speed deficit

Despite switching to Renault engines, McLaren had the worst top speed in qualifying in Australia and Bahrain this year, although fared better in China by getting Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne to tow each other down the back straight.Last year, McLaren had a to

Verstappen admits he wanted China win «too much»

Red Bull's Shanghai strategy paid off with victory for Daniel Ricciardo, but Verstappen was running ahead of his teammate as they came through the field on fresh tyres following the safety car only to go off the road in a failed move on Hamilton and later col

Greece and the Aegean and Ionian Seas

This view from above the nation of Turkey looks out across the Aegean Sea, over Greece and onto the Ionian Sea where Sicily and the boot of Italy are barely visible. The sun's glint on the Mediterranean waters highlight the Greek islands while clouds cloak th

Russian security chief reveals US attempts to hinder international cooperation

A senior Russian security official has said that several nations had to cancel their participation in a recent security conference in Sochi and quoted US pressure as the main reason behind their decisions. Read Full Article at RT.com

Axis Bank posts first quarterly loss since listing in 1998 at Rs 21.8 bn

Asset quality deteriorated because gross NPAs as a percentage of advances increased to 6.77 per cent in the March quarter from 5.28 per cent in the December quarter

IDBI Bank fraud: CBI books two bank chiefs, ex-Aircel promoter Sivasankaran

The list of bankers booked includes Kishor Kharat, current MD and CEO of Indian Bank, and Melwyn Rego, MD and CEO of Syndicate Bank

Serving, retired top officials of IDBI Bank booked by CBI in Rs 600-crore loan fraud

The CBI has named 15 bank officials who worked at senior levels at IDBI Bank in 2010 and 2014 when loans were sanctioned to the companies controlled by Sivasankaran in its FIR registered on a complaint from the Central Vigilance Commission, they said.

Cisco CEO meets IT minister, discusses electronics manufacturing, digital health

Government sources privy to the development said that during the meeting which lasted for over 30 minutes, Cisco held wide-ranging discussions on electronics manufacturing and expanding India footprint.

Gionee plans Rs 650 cr investment in Indian market

"In 2018, we are looking to be among top 5 smartphones brands in India. We will increase marketing spend this year by approximately 30 per cent compared to investment made last year.

Fortis Board takes no decision on bids, to meet Friday to discuss restructuring

Fortis Healthcare on Thursday said its board couldn#39;t discuss the proposed bids due to the resignation of Renuka Ramnath.

BigBasket in investment talks with DailyNinja, Milkbasket: Report

BigBasket is looking to expand aggressively and leave behind Amazon India and Flipkart

Tile and Comcast team up to help you find lost items with your TV’s voice remote

Lost device finder Tile today is making good on its previously announced partnership with Comcast by introducing a way for Comcast Xfinity customers to locate their Tiles using Comcast’s TV remote, the Xfinity X1 Voice Remote. This is also the first vid

Samsung tempers record earnings with pessimistic smartphone outlook

Samsung’s latest earnings report is a succinct lesson in hoping for the best and preparing for the worst. The actual news here is pretty positive, as the company reports a record operating profit, courtesy of high demand for its components and flagship hand

Total recall? Amazon's giving Alexa a better memory - CNET

New features are on the way for Amazon's voice assistant -- including the ability to remember things about you.

Kick off a summer of songs with the JBL Flip 3 for $49.99 - CNET

That's a full 50 percent off this top-rated portable speaker, which can repel splashes and play for up to 10 hours. Plus: a seriously excellent freebie for business folks.

Riverdale Finally Makes Good on All its Stories in the Wildest Possible Ways

The Black Hood is back, giving Riverdale the chance to make good on a storyline that never got a proper ending. This week’s episode isn’t a musical, sadly, but they’re finally revisiting the Black Hood […] The post Riverdale Finally

Jaguars owner Shad Khan bids to purchase Wembley Stadium

Jaguars owner Shad Khan has entered a bid of nearly $700M to purchase London’s Wembley Stadium, according to the Evening Standard. In a statement, Khan confirmed his efforts to purchase the historic soccer venue while reaffirming his commitment to the cit

Transparent eel-like soft robot can swim silently underwater

An innovative, eel-like robot developed by engineers and marine biologists can swim silently in salt water without an electric motor. Instead, the robot uses artificial muscles filled with water to propel itself. The foot-long robot, which is connected to an

Russian senator blasts big pharma ads, advocates return to traditional treatments

Senator Sergey Lisovsky has warned against using expensive and powerful drugs advertised on TV, and advised Russians to rely on simple, cheap remedies that were traditionally used in the past. Read Full Article at RT.com

Popular support of Russian operation in Syria increases, poll shows

Public support for Russia’s military operation in Syria has increased from 34 to 39 percent despite the fact that almost half of respondents see the situation in the Middle Eastern country as “noticeably deteriorating.” Read Full Article at RT.com

Ricciardo rubbishes Ferrari pre-contract rumours

The Australian's strong start to the campaign has thrust the Chinese GP winner into the centre of the 2019 driver market situation, with rivals Ferrari and Mercedes both options for him.Read Also:Why Bottas and Raikkonen should be seriously worriedBut after r
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