• Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to FBI director
Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to FBI director

The much-anticipated testimony aimed to touch upon the possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, Comey's conversations with the president himself and the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing. Obstruction of justice was one of the articles of impeachment levelled against presidents Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton....

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  • Richland woman picked for NASA astronaut candidate class
Richland woman picked for NASA astronaut candidate class

Cardman is the first woman with a UNC-Chapel Hill degree to join the space program as an astronaut candidate . For the last two years, she's worked with the team behind the Mars Curiosity rover, one of two active robotic missions on the surface of the red planet.

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  • Apple unveils updates at WWDC
Apple unveils updates at WWDC

The newer iPad Pro model not only sports a bigger display but also features a better screen resolution of 2,224 x 1,668 pixels vis-à-vis the 9.7-inch model, which sports a resolution of 2,048 x 1,536 pixels. Apple will likely ship iOS 11 in September. Though the company did not mention the feature at WWDC , developers who are testing the new OS ...

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  • Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: lawyer
Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: lawyer

Trump asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and other top government officials to leave the Oval Office on February 14 before urging Comey to drop the investigation of Flynn. The President then returned to the topic of Mike Flynn , saying, "He is a good guy and has been through a lot". "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, ...

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  • Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is fighting onto the PS4 in early 2018
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is fighting onto the PS4 in early 2018

The most recent iteration of the game was an arcade hit in Japan, and it introduced the three-on-three battles that will be used in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT . Plus you can play as Squall Leonhart, the hero of the best Final Fantasy game. The above is a trailer for the Floating Continent stage from Final Fantasy III.

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  • Trump to tap former Justice Dept official Wray to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation
Trump to tap former Justice Dept official Wray to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation

The White House initially said it had acted on a recommendation from the Justice Department, citing as justification a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that criticized Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation.

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  • 2 times Comey's testimony directly contradicts White House statements
2 times Comey's testimony directly contradicts White House statements

Briefing at Trump Tower in NY, when Trump was president-elect. In a speech delivered in Canberra, Australia, on Wednesday , the former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that Nixon's Watergates scandal in fact "pales" in comparison to allegations that Trump colluded with Russian Federation during the Presidential campaign.

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  • USA suspects Russian hackers planted fake news behind Qatar crisis
USA suspects Russian hackers planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

They accused the tiny Gulf state of harbouring extremist groups and suggested Qatari support for the agenda of Saudi Arabia's regional archrival Iran. Qatar denies supporting extremism. "There is no wisdom in harboring hostility towards Iran", the emir was quoted as saying in the story. Slogans against and in support of Qatar have dominat...

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  • UK election eve polls give May a boost
UK election eve polls give May a boost

The run-up to the election has been dominated by fierce debate over Brexit and security in the wake of recent terror attacks in the UK. Two of the three London Bridge attackers, who were all shot dead at the scene by police, had been known to authorities beforehand.

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  • Police arrest three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online
Police arrest three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

Citing intelligence sources, Italian dailies Corriere della Sera and La Repubblica said Zaghba was met at the Bologna airport by Italian intelligence agents each time he arrived in Italy to visit his mother after his initial run-in with Bologna airport authorities on March 15, 2016.

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  • Kuwait tries to mediate Qatar crisis
Kuwait tries to mediate Qatar crisis

In a series of early-morning tweets , Trump appeared to endorse the accusation that the small, gas-rich kingdom funds terrorist groups, a serious allegation against a strategic US partner that hosts a base with some 10,000 American troops.

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  • Vice President Mike Pence, NASA to announce new class of astronauts
Vice President Mike Pence, NASA to announce new class of astronauts

After Wednesday's announcement, the astronauts will have a few months before they head back to the JSC in August as NASA employees to begin their two years of training. "I would be so stoked to do some gene sequencing on the ISS!" Chari , 39, is a graduate of theUS Air Force Academy, class of 1999. The native of Wheat Ridge, Colorado , also g...

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  • The new Radeon Pro 500 Series for iMac
The new Radeon Pro 500 Series for iMac

The new version of macOS , dubbed High Sierra , gets a stack of refinements that, on their own, would represent relatively minor changes but collectively give Apple enough to make this into a new release version. The iMac Pro is slated to ship sometime in December 2017, and you can sign up for notifications about preordering now . So sure,...

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  • Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users
Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users

This boost comes from the introduction of new AMD Radeon Pro 500-series graphics cards. The iMac now has the requisite hardware to power VR headsets. This addresses a key criticism from professional users who need large amounts of memory for their workflows. The new MacBook starts at $1,299 for the entry-level model with Core m3 and 256 G...

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  • Look out Surface: Apple's iMac goes Pro in 2017
Look out Surface: Apple's iMac goes Pro in 2017

Still, given the huge amounts of time that have historically gone between even spec boosts for some Apple products, like the iMac or Mac Pro, it's nice to see that the company seems to be trying harder to keep things updated going forward. The solid state storage drives (SSD) also now work up to 50% faster and can be specced up to 2TB. Apple show...

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  • Putin Tells Qatar's Emir Russia Wants Diplomatic Solution to Crises
Putin Tells Qatar's Emir Russia Wants Diplomatic Solution to Crises

Those nations have also objected to Qatari support for Islamist groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt , whose political ideology challenges the system of hereditary rule in Saudi Arabia , the UAE and other nations. "UAE have banned Qatari nationals from transiting through UAE, so we're looking to see if that affects any passengers", ...

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  • The James Comey testimony is sensational, there's more to come
The James Comey testimony is sensational, there's more to come

The former director is set to lift the lid on several politically sensitive meetings and phone calls he had with Mr Trump when he gives testimony to Congress on Thursday. The president's core supporters continue to have confidence in Trump, according to recent polling, but 55 percent of Americans say they disapprove of the job he's doing, according...

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  • Apple WWDC: HomePod, iOS11, iPad Pro and more
Apple WWDC: HomePod, iOS11, iPad Pro and more

Perhaps the most frustrating element of this switch is some of your favorite apps and games may stop working altogether on your device. The update to iOS 10 .3 included a tool to detect apps that can not run in 64-bit mode. Apple is also starting to phase out 32-bit support for the Mac , telling developers at WWDC that Mac OS Hig...

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  • Trump feels
Trump feels "vindicated" by James Comey's testimony, lawyer says

Comey's statement came hours after two top U.S. spy agency chiefs skirted questions from the Senate panel about whether the president also "asked" them to intervene in the Flynn probe, while saying they never felt pressured to do so. In another discussion, a phone call on March 30, Comey said Trump described the overall Russian Federation probe as...

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  • Files, Activity Placeholders Appear on App Store, Suggest WWDC Launch
Files, Activity Placeholders Appear on App Store, Suggest WWDC Launch

It will also learn new words from what you've been browsing on the web, and throw them up as suggestions when you are typing. The service uses the card already registered with Apple's Wallet app and pays funds into a new Apple Pay Cash account.

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