• 28 people killed in prison riot in Mexico
28 people killed in prison riot in Mexico

Officials initially gave a death count of five, but later raised the toll from the riot after more bodies were found scattered throughout the prison. At a press conference, Guerrero's security spokesperson, Roberto Alvarez Heredia, said that the fight began around 4 a.m.in Las Cruces prison in Acapulco.

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  • Flawless Federer Too Good for Lajovic at Wimbledon
Flawless Federer Too Good for Lajovic at Wimbledon

It was a good match for Federer, who had beaten Dolgopolov in the first round playing only 9 games. In his opening two matches at the All England Club, Djokovic has lost only eight games. Roger Federer continued his quest for a record-breaking eighth Wimbledon title with a seamless second-round victory over Dusan Lajovic . He took a medical ti...

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  • Huge crocodile from the Jurassic era with T-rex teeth discovered
Huge crocodile from the Jurassic era with T-rex teeth discovered

The prehistoric beast - formally named Razanandrongobe sakalavae - was likely a top predator in Madagascar about 170 million years ago, when dinosaurs also roamed the planet, a team of Italian and French paleontologists said Tuesday. What sets it apart from modern day crocs, though, is that researchers believe the Razana grew up to 23 feet lo...

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  • Super Mario Odyssey ditches the 'game over' screen completely
Super Mario Odyssey ditches the 'game over' screen completely

The lack of a game over screen indicates that Nintendo is aiming to make the upcoming platformer as casual friendly as possible. " Super Mario Run , for example, achieved 150 million downloads worldwide, and consumers who had never played our games before were able to experience our IP on their smart devices".

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  • PSA wins European Union approval to buy Opel
PSA wins European Union approval to buy Opel

Europe's competition watchdog has waived through a £1.9 billion deal for French auto giant PSA Group to buy Vauxhall owner Opel . It will also "serve as the basis of profitable growth worldwide", said PSA. While the decision approves the takeover of the automotive business, the EU watchdog is still reviewing the planned buyout of GM Financial's Eu...

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  • After Raising It, This State Just Lowered Its Minimum Wage To $7.70
After Raising It, This State Just Lowered Its Minimum Wage To $7.70

Under that city law, the wage was set to rise again in January 2018 to $11 an hour, then increase annually with inflation. "Politicians in the legislature could've come up with a timely solution to this problem". Louis. St. Louis's minimum wage increase had been tied up in the courts after it was passed locally in 2015, according to the Huff...

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  • Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance to third round at Wimbledon
Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance to third round at Wimbledon

In the women's draw, Angelique Kerber made her case to be labelled the new favorite for the Wimbledon title as the German eased into the third round with a 7-5, 7-5 win over Kirsten Flipkens. Ferrer advanced when opponent Steve Darcis retired with an injury while trailing 3-0. And if he maintains the level he found for the majority of the match, ...

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  • Turnpike warns toll scofflaws to pay up now
Turnpike warns toll scofflaws to pay up now

Until then, motorists who pay now will have additional fees waived. After it takes effect August 4, the PA Turnpike can request that PennDOT suspend vehicle registrations meeting the criteria of six or more unpaid toll violations or $500 or more in unpaid tolls and fees.

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  • State senator accused of lewd comments, acts by Uber driver
State senator accused of lewd comments, acts by Uber driver

A law enforcement official says an Oklahoma state senator is accused of grabbing an Uber driver and kissing her neck while she drove him to a hotel. "And, he kept reaching around, grabbing her, kissing on her, things along those lines". Although Uber disavows sexual misconduct by drivers and passengers alike, it still seems to happen with fair freq...

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  • Vice president getting inside look at Kennedy Space Center
Vice president getting inside look at Kennedy Space Center

Multiple times he insisted that Trump would open "a new era of American space leadership". "American presidents from Eisenhower to Kennedy, from Johnson to Nixon, to George H.W. Boeing and SpaceX are working to change that with their own capsules. Florida Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio , Reps. Pence's visit had been rumored for several ...

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  • Spiking Treasury yields drive increase in mortgage rates
Spiking Treasury yields drive increase in mortgage rates

Refinance volume, which is highly rate sensitive, dipped just 0.4 percent for the week, despite interest rates hitting their highest level in seven weeks. Still, mortgage rates remain historically low, even though the Federal Reserve has begun to ratchet up short-term interest rates. This marked the largest weekly increase in 30-year mortgage rat...

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  • Police arrest man for allegedly threatening Sen. Flake's staff
Police arrest man for allegedly threatening Sen. Flake's staff

A man in Tuscon, Arizona, was arrested outside of Sen. Sen. Jeff Flake walks toward media gathered at the scene of the shooting at a Virginia baseball practice that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise wounded in June. The decision to remove the protesters was the building manager's, not the congressional office's, Samuels said. "We will ge...

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  • Balloon release will mark little Saffie's ninth birthday
Balloon release will mark little Saffie's ninth birthday

The father said: 'All she could say to me was, "I'm sorry", and I said, "You've got nothing to be sorry for". Saffie had attended the Ariana Grande concert with her mom and older sister Ashlee Bromwich on the night of the Manchester explosion.

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  • Lil Wayne Drops Four New Songs On His YouTube Page
Lil Wayne Drops Four New Songs On His YouTube Page

From his Young Money top-tier talents Nicki Minaj and Drake , the site reports, Wayne is also owed partial ownership and profits from their music, but has yet to receive them beneath Young Money's Cash Money label home. Perhaps our favorite song of the four is Lil Wayne's 'Magnolia, ' which was previously teased early on. Two other songs inclu...

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  • Shootout in northern Mexico kills 14
Shootout in northern Mexico kills 14

Felix Gonzalez, a spokesman for Chihuahua state prosecutors said, two armed groups clashed near the mountainous community of Las Varas, in the state of Chihuahua. Last Friday, 17 gunmen were killed in a shootout with police on a highway in Sinaloa. Mexico is experiencing its highest homicide total in at least 20 years as splintered drug cartels...

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  • Jennifer Lopez: 'Ni Tu Ni Yo' Stream, Lyrics & Download
Jennifer Lopez: 'Ni Tu Ni Yo' Stream, Lyrics & Download

According to Entertainment Weekly, Lopez gave a treat to her fans with the release of her much awaited Spanish single, " Ni Tu Ni Yo ". The 47-year-old entertainer debuted the song on the Fourth of July with a performance on NBC's fireworks spectacular and the studio version was released online right after it aired.

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  • 7 arrested during protest over Alton Sterling shooting death
7 arrested during protest over Alton Sterling shooting death

A cop was struck by a stun gun and sustained a minor injury, but police said they are unsure whether the gun was sacked by police or protesters. "They were pushing through the barricade", police spokesman L'Jean McKeenly Jr. Alton Sterling was killed by a Baton Rouge police officer previous year. The Times-Picayune said Sterling's aunt, Veda ...

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  • NC to boycott JK Assembly session over GST issue
NC to boycott JK Assembly session over GST issue

The Vajpayee government constituted a task force, which in 2003 submitted a report saying central and state levies should be unified into a GGST, he said at a public rally on the new tax regime. Jaitley said the soul of Syama Prasad Mookerjee (founder of BJP's predecessor Bharatiya Jana Sangh) who propounded the idea of ‘Ek rashtra, ek vidhan' (o...

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  • Budget vote delayed as Capitol building on lockdown
Budget vote delayed as Capitol building on lockdown

BlueRoomStream, which was streaming live from the Statehouse amid the lockdown, said all ventilation in the Capitol was shut off while Hazmat crews investigated the substance in front of the governor's office. Successful overrides would put the budget into law. An Illinois House vote on Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a budget deal has been delay...

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  • UK Police: Others May Be at Large in Manchester Attack
UK Police: Others May Be at Large in Manchester Attack

Detectives want to question Salman Abedi's younger brother Hashem, who has been detained in Libya, and are "engaging with" British prosecutors and Libyan authorities, Jackson said. Officers and the Crown Prosecution Service are now speaking with the Libyan authorities. A landfill site is still being searched for a blue suitcase connected to Abedi...

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