• Stan Wawrinka, Nick Kyrgios advance at French Open
Stan Wawrinka, Nick Kyrgios advance at French Open

The Australian gained the only break of the opening set in the sixth game and closed out the second set in a tiebreaker with his 14th ace. "So I think that she's just excited about everything coming up in her life, on and off the court, (and) excited about returning here hopefully next year".

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  • Ubisoft Has A New Logo
Ubisoft Has A New Logo

The new logo marks a "new era" for the company, which Ubisoft states will have a player-centric approach to creating new game worlds. Ubisoft also provided a look back at the various logos since 1986 when it was founded and how each represented the goals set by the company during those times.

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  • Oculus adds Chromecast streaming support for the Gear VR
Oculus adds Chromecast streaming support for the Gear VR

That said, users of the Gear VR headset will still need a couple of things. Now, when people play virtual reality video games or watch VR films, others will be able to watch along with them on televisions. You'll then be able to "step inside Gear VR while your friends sit back and enjoy the ride", according to Oculus, which also thinks Chrome...

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  • BA cancels Heathrow and Gatwick flights after global IT outage
BA cancels Heathrow and Gatwick flights after global IT outage

This story will be updated as more information becomes available . Passengers at Heathrow reported long lines at check-in counters and the failure of both the airline's website and its mobile app. The airline initially canceled only flights before 1 p.m. ET (6 p.m. BST) at Heathrow and Gatwick. Most travelers seemed resigned, he said, though ot...

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  • US Successfully Tests Missile Defense System as North Korean Threat Mounts
US Successfully Tests Missile Defense System as North Korean Threat Mounts

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to deploy a nuclear-armed missile capable of reaching American territory. The U.S. military on Tuesday successfully tested its ground-based missile defenses in an attack scenario. Pyongyang is understood to be moving closer to the capability of putting a nuclear warhead on such an ICBM and could devel...

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  • Basketball: Warriors wary of LeBron as Cavs arrive for NBA Finals
Basketball: Warriors wary of LeBron as Cavs arrive for NBA Finals

You've just got to do what you can and have the intentions to win the game. "And if you add Pop ( coach Gregg Popovich) in there, that's five Hall of Famers". And hopefully we keep it going, but we fully respect and are aware that this team that we're playing, they're the champions and we're not", Kerr said.

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  • Petrol price increased by Rs. 1.23/litre, diesel by Rs. 0.89/litre
Petrol price increased by Rs. 1.23/litre, diesel by Rs. 0.89/litre

Prices of the two main transportation fuels were last hiked on May 1, when petrol price was increased by 1 paise per litre, while that of diesel was raise by 44 paise a litre. However, the prices of Light Diesel Oil (LDO) and kerosene oil have been kept unchanged for month of June to provide relief to the consumers. It had also recommended a ...

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  • Shoving, threats between reps on House floor during protests at Capitol
Shoving, threats between reps on House floor during protests at Capitol

Matt Rinaldi (R., Irving) told his Democratic colleagues that he called Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on protesters at the State Capitol. Poncho Nevárez, his fellow Democratic lawmakers said, according to The Texas Observer . In the wake of Monday's dramatic events, Texas Rep. Cesar Blanco (D-El Paso), called Rinaldi's behavior ...

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  • Google Assistant arrives on Apple iPhone as battle with Siri heats up
Google Assistant arrives on Apple iPhone as battle with Siri heats up

That's an AI-powered visual search tool that turns your smartphone camera into a pretty powerful search box. Of course, there were lots of new bits and pieces of information on Android O as well seeing as how Google launched the second developer preview yesterday while also launching the Android O Beta Program.

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  • Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accord
Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accord

Almost 200 nations, including the United States, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change. So far, 147 parties representing more than 82 per cent of greenhouse gas emissions have ratified the agreement. But he used a physics comparison to explain what would happen if the United Stat...

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  • Analysts Set J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Target Price at $8.72
Analysts Set J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Target Price at $8.72

Advantus Capital Management Inc now owns 39,474 shares of the department store operator's stock valued at $243,000 after buying an additional 1,157 shares during the last quarter. State Treasurer State of MI raised its position in J C Penney Company by 0.9% in the first quarter. (NASDAQ:QCOM). Eagle Asset holds 0.02% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM, I...

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  • Franken: Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Was Yiddish For 'Bedtime'
Franken: Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Was Yiddish For 'Bedtime'

The Donald, ranting about the "negative press", took to Twitter to blow off some steam, and in the process managed to inexplicably coin a new term, nay , movement - nay ! Because God knows we haven't had enough memes in the past few years.

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  • Ford Focus RS Limited Edition is LSD-equipped goodbye in US
Ford Focus RS Limited Edition is LSD-equipped goodbye in US

Ford Performance has found the flawless way to send its excellent Focus RS off in style: by offering up 1,500 examples of a special "limited edition" model. It's available to order now for the 2017 model year, "marking the last opportunity to order the current generation Focus RS in North America", says Ford.

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  • Google's Waze Carpool Expands Throughout California in Biggest Test Yet
Google's Waze Carpool Expands Throughout California in Biggest Test Yet

Carpoolers will not only get a convenient ride but also save a little money because Waze Carpool operates like an old-school, they will only give the driver a certain amount to help cover the cost of gas or wear and tear on their vehicle. While carpooling has been around for decades, it's never been particularly popular. Office carpools organized i...

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  • Gabelli Funds LLC Has $17.235 Million Stake in Hess Corp. (HES)
Gabelli Funds LLC Has $17.235 Million Stake in Hess Corp. (HES)

Bollard Group LLC now owns 10,400 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $501,000 after buying an additional 56 shares in the last quarter. Suncoke Energy Inc now has $594.52M valuation. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, February 19. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Tuesday, January 12 by Morgan Stanl...

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  • Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents
Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents

Flynn's cooperation was the first signal that he and the Senate panel have found common ground. Flynn, who was forced out of the administration aft. While the Senate committee awaits documents from Flynn, Putin and Trump both dismissed the USA intelligence community's conclusion that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 US presidential election...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: State of NHS and schools 'anything but strong and stable'
Jeremy Corbyn: State of NHS and schools 'anything but strong and stable'

But Paxman set the tone by saying that if he were an European Union negotiator who had observed all her recent flip flops, he would think of her as a "blowhard who collapses at the first sound of gunfire". Mr Corbyn defended his speech last week linking the Manchester bombing to Britain's military interventions overseas, winning support from Mr R...

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  • Asus unveils ROG Strix laptop with AMD Ryzen 7 CPU
Asus unveils ROG Strix laptop with AMD Ryzen 7 CPU

The new Ryzen 9 CPUs, codenamed "Threadripper", are based on the company's Zen-core architecture, with the base model sporting 10 cores on the CPU. Since then, AMD has offered no graphics cards in the enthusiast market and NVIDIA has gained a lot of market in this segment with multiple enthusiast cards above the $299 USA price range.

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  • Trump's 'covfefe' tweet leaves Internet guessing
Trump's 'covfefe' tweet leaves Internet guessing

Trump's tweet is the latest example of his ability to draw attention on social media - and keep the public guessing as to the meaning behind many of his remarks. And that was it for almost six hours, before the unfinished tweet was removed from the president's account, only to be replaced in the morning with the president himself getting in on the...

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  • IL budget deadline looms, lawmakers did not work overnight
IL budget deadline looms, lawmakers did not work overnight

The Senate has already passed its own 37.3 billion dollar budget plan that calls for numerous tax hikes, but House Democrats don't have the votes to pass it. SB 482, which freezes the amount to other local governments, was approved 38-11, also with nine Republicans voting present. The measures move to the House.

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