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CivTech Scotland wants to procure what no one knows exists

Here’s a tale of two organizations. When it comes to banking, I can walk up to an ATM anywhere in the world, slide in a card, hit a couple of buttons, and walk away with cash, often in less than 20-30 seconds. It’s magical, but so quotidian that we easil

Silexica, which optimises how disparate applications work together on autonomous cars, raises $18M

As we inch closer to building increasingly autonomous cars, the complexities that these vehicles will present as programmable hardware are increasing, with some 250 applications ranging from cameras to navigation controls to weather sensors running on a typic

New York's Bronx Museum of the Arts names new director

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York city museum that saw its previous director die of cancer last fall has named a new director. Bronx resident Deborah Cullen was announced as the new director of the Bronx Museum of the Arts Tuesday. The New York Times reports the 53-

Akon wants to build a real Wakanda with his AKoin crytocurrency - CNET

When it's completed, the performer will likely be less lonely in his own city.

Here's proof that Star Wars fighter ships suck flying through a planet's atmosphere - CNET

You've probably already guessed that the TIE Fighter would have bad aerodynamics, but the sleeker X-wings aren't much better off.

PUBG introduces a Fortnite-inspired Event Pass for $10 - CNET

The four-week long pass will let players level up for exclusive rewards not available in the in-game store.

Martínez searches for consistency as Cardinals need wins against Brewers

St. Louis Cardinals-Milwaukee Brewers preview

Scherzer looks to end rare skid as Nats face Orioles (Jun 21, 2018)

WASHINGTON -- Their winning streak against the Baltimore Orioles ended, the Washington Nationals will turn to Max Scherzer on Thursday night as they look to win the three-game series against the team with the worst record in baseball.

Good to be a King? Eyes on Sacramento at No. 2 in NBA draft

NEW YORK (AP) Marvin Bagley III and Michael Porter Jr. believe they are the best players in this NBA draft, though the best they can hope for is probably the No. 2 pick.

Formula One’s Ricciardo drawn to NASCAR (and even NFL)

MONTREAL (AP) Daniel Ricciardo drove go-karts while growing up in Australia and found himself drawn to stock car racing and the big personalities behind the wheels.

Cement companies under pressure; UltraTech Cement, Ambuja hit 52-week low

India Cements, Sanghi Industries, Birla Corporation, Andhra Cements, Orient Cement, NCL Industries and Mangalam Cement were down 30% to 40% thus far in 2018.

Indian food delivery startup Swiggy raises $210M at a $1.3B valuation

India’s food delivery race is hotting up after Swiggy, one of the startups vying for pole position, landed $210 million in new capital for expansion and joined the billion-dollar startup unicorn club. The investment is led by existing backer Naspers, t

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Erebus opts for temporary Queensland base

Following a successful weekend in Darwin, which included a pole and a race win for David Reynolds, the team spent a few extra days in the Northern Territory capital prepping its two Commodores for the upcoming Townsville round.The crew then returned home on W

Bank of Baroda hits over two-year low; falls 10% in one week

The stock is down 2% at Rs 123 on the BSE was trading at its lowest level since February 15, 2016.

Freeland faces Matz in Rockies-Mets finale (Jun 21, 2018)

DENVER -- Two left-handers who have been very successful lately will square off Thursday when Kyle Freeland starts for the Colorado Rockies against Steven Matz of the New York Mets.

Twins look to complete sweep of Red Sox (Jun 21, 2018)

After earning a victory for the first time in 12 starts in his last outing, Minnesota Twins right-hander Kyle Gibson will try to make it two in a row Thursday afternoon as the Twins look to finish off a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox at Target Field i

Singapore-based game studio Mighty Bear raises $2.5M ahead of debut release

Mighty Bear, a game studio startup that grew out of’s former office in Singapore, has landed new funding as it readies its debut title for smartphones. The startup was founded by four former staffers — Simon Davis, Fadzuli Said,

No evidence that vitamin D protects against high blood pressure in pregnancy

There is no strong evidence that vitamin D protects against pregnancy-induced high blood pressure (hypertension) or pre-eclampsia, conclude researchers today.

Many wildlife-vehicle collisions preventable

A new study has found that Ontario could save millions by implementing simple measures to help prevent vehicle accidents involving wildlife.

New study debunks Dale Carnegie advice to 'put yourself in their shoes'

The researchers debunk the theories canonized in Dale Carnegie's How to Win Friends and Influence People that assuming you understand someone else's thoughts, feelings, attitude, or mental state is a correct approach to interpersonal insight.

Novel therapy makes oxidative stress deadly to cancer

Oxidative stress can help tumors thrive, but one way novel cancer treatments work is by pushing levels to the point where it instead helps them die, scientists report.

APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) A now-dead doctor accused of sexual misconduct by former student athletes at Ohio State University said he acted as a team physician at other universities, most of which won't say if they are reviewing those connections or whether any con

Attractive pitching matchup in Yankees-Mariners game (Jun 21, 2018)

NEW YORK -- Last season, New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino credited things such as getting tips from Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez as a reason why everything came together after a difficult experience in 2016.

Thumbs up for Braun as Brewers host Cardinals (Jun 21, 2018)

MILWAUKEE -- Ryan Braun is expected to be back in Milwaukee and available Thursday night when the Brewers open a four-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park.

Anze Kopitar wins Selke Trophy at NHL Awards Show

The LA Kings forward set career-highs in goals (35), assists (57) and points (92) in 2017-18.

Rangers extend winning streak to 5 with 3-2 win over the Royals

Rangers extend winning streak to 5 with 3-2 win over the Royals

Reliance Industries hits new high; stock surges 50% from 52-week low

The stock hit a new high of Rs 1,031, up 1% on the BSE in intra-day trade on Thursday, rallied 50% from its 52-week low of Rs 686 recorded on July 3, 2017 in intra-day deal

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Bank of Maharashtra hits record low as CMD gets arrested in DSK Group scam

The stock hit a record low of Rs 12.50, down 7% after the EOW arrested Ravindra P. Marathe, CMD, in a case of Rs 30 billion fraudulent loans extended to Pune's DSK Group.

Is Dallas Keuchel eventually headed to the bullpen?

Frank Thomas and Dontrelle Willis discuss which Astros starter will go to the bullpen once the postseason starts.

Phipps, Tui in for Australia for final test against Ireland

SYDNEY (AP) Halfback Nick Phipps and blindside flanker Lukhan Tui will start for Australia in the Wallabies' series-deciding test against Ireland on Saturday.

Lynn, Twins' bullpen combine to stifle Sox

The Minnesota Twins held the Boston Red Sox to four hits and one run in their 4-1 victory at Target Field.

Homers by Arenado, Blackmon, McMahon rally Rockies past Mets (Jun 21, 2018)

DENVER (AP) Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon homered, pinch-hitter Ryan McMahon put Colorado ahead with a three-run shot and the Rockies rallied past the New York Mets 10-8 on Wednesday night.

Orioles weather long rain delay in 3-0 win over Nationals (Jun 21, 2018)

WASHINGTON (AP) Mark Trumbo homered, Andrew Cashner and four relievers combined on a five-hitter and the Baltimore Orioles shook off a long rain delay to beat the Washington Nationals 3-0 Wednesday night.

Dig it: Archaeologists scour Woodstock '69 concert field

BETHEL, N.Y. (AP) - Archaeologists scouring the grassy hillside famously trampled during the 1969 Woodstock music festival carefully sifted through the dirt from a time of peace, love, protest and good vibes. Perhaps they would find an old peace symbol? Or a

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Royals lose ninth straight, fall to Rangers, 3-2 (Jun 20, 2018)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Austin Bibens-Dirkx pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Rougned Odor homered and the Texas Rangers extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 3-2 victory over the struggling Kansas City Royals on Wednesda

Royals drop ninth straight after 3-2 loss to Rangers

The Texas Rangers extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 3-2 victory over the struggling Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
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