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Twitter Reacts to Grand Rapids Griffins Calder Cup Win Twitter Reacts to Grand Rapids Griffins Calder Cup Win
- June 14, 2017

Taormina found a rebound in the slot, one of several Coreau left, and snapped it past the goaltender with Griffins defenders sprawling all over the ice and unable to clear the puck. The Crunch plays in Grand Rapids tonight. Notes: Grand Rapids is the 14th city all time and the seventh current AHL locale to claim two or more Calder Cup championships... (more...)
Sony unveils new VR PS4 games at E3
- June 14, 2017

Instead, the company, which already has the lion's share of the gaming console market, celebrated the biggest titles which will be arriving for the PS4 and for Playstation VR. In a press statement , Sony Interactive Entertainment president and global CEO Andrew House thanked fans for supporting the PS4. It's certainly always possible that this remake could deliver new chapters, new stories, new monsters, and a generally expanded take on the original title, but at the moment, we're going ... (more...)
Kim Kardashian discusses fame, missteps at Forbes summit Kim Kardashian discusses fame, missteps at Forbes summit
- June 14, 2017

Kim Kardashian is launching a beauty website . This comes after the businesswoman collaborated with her little sister Kylie Jenner on a KKW collection for her Kylie Cosmetics brand. But this year , Kardashian explained, she was forced to take some time off to reevaluate everything, including her licensing deals. Kim is number 47 on the Forbes Celebrity 100. (more...)
Petrol pumps withdraw strike call over daily price revision Petrol pumps withdraw strike call over daily price revision
- June 14, 2017

After this, on Monday, Indian Oil Corporation Chairman Sanjiv Singh had met petrol pump dealers from various states. Briefing reporters after a meeting with pump dealers association, Minister of State (Independent charge) Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan said, "There were some concerns of dealer associations with regards to the daily pricing mechanism". (more...)
Markets Right Now: Tech rebound sends stocks to record highs Markets Right Now: Tech rebound sends stocks to record highs
- June 14, 2017

The Federal Reserve is expected on Wednesday to raise interest rates for the third time since December, while comments by a senior Bank of Canada official raised the prospect that the central bank could hike rates sooner than investors had anticipated. (more...)
Ambulances sent to London fire scene Ambulances sent to London fire scene
- June 14, 2017

Since then, more than 64 people have been taken to hospitals, and 20 are in critical care units, the London Ambulance Service says. Over 40 fire engines and 200 fire fighters were sent to the scene to fight the blaze, which eventually engulfed almost the entire building. (more...)
Russian Federation collusion claim 'detestable lie': US Attorney General
- June 14, 2017

I have never met with or had any conversation with any Russians or any foreign officials concerning any type of interference with any campaign or election in the United States. Sessions originally said that he disaffiliated himself simply because he was an adviser to Trump during the campaign, but doubt was cast on that explanation when Comey testified last week and said he thought Sessions would recuse himself earlier than he did for "problematic" reasons that needed to be discussed in a ... (more...)
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Mission Shown During Xbox E3 Middle-earth: Shadow of War Mission Shown During Xbox E3
- June 14, 2017

IGN got a brief look at Shadow of War's expanded Nemesis system and how these new mechanics will impact the new fortress system in the game. Middle Earth: Shadow of War is out on October 10th for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. I want to explore the land of Middle-earth, goddamit! But it's really about the interactions with your enemies in the Predator system. So far, we know there will be Nazgul boss battles and much more robust predator skills . (more...)
Six employees fired in wake of chicken abuse video Six employees fired in wake of chicken abuse video
- June 14, 2017

Lindsay Wolf, vice-president of investigations with the group Mercy For Animals , says the abuses were captured by a whistleblower working for the company that supplies services at more than a dozen factory farms in the Fraser Valley. Demand that Loblaws immediately adopt meaningful animal welfare policies for its supply chains. Meanwhile, Sofina said it has contacted its supplier's owner and requested all of the employees involved in the abusive behaviors be immediately dismissed. (more...)
SEE PIC: Allu Arjun's Na Peru Surya Na Illu India starts rolling SEE PIC: Allu Arjun's Na Peru Surya Na Illu India starts rolling
- June 14, 2017

The Film Titled Na Peru Surya Na Illu India was launched today in Hyderabad and Allu Arjun tweeted launched the official poster along with the name of the film. Allu Aravind was also spotted at the pooja ceremony. Harish Shankar is the director and Pooja Hegde is the heroine. Action King Arjun to play key role in the film and Sarathkumar to seen as main antagonist in the film. (more...)
30 people taken to London hospitals after fire
- June 14, 2017

London Fire Brigade said the cause of the fire was still being investigated. There is no confirmation on what exactly caused the fire, though a resident reportedly said that an explosion was heard. Police have turned a church near the scene of a massive west London high-rise fire into a makeshift centre for evacuees. Eddie, 55, who lives on the 16th floor, said he ran out of his house with a wet towel wrapped around his head as smoke engulfed the flat. (more...)
Trump may sack special counsel in Russian Federation inquiry, says friend
- June 14, 2017

If there were good cause, I would consider it, if there were not good cause, it wouldn't matter to me what anybody says. "It doesn't matter who the order comes from, good cause would be based on the reasons for the proposed removal", he said. (more...)
Aston Martin Vantage AMR is last hurrah for current-gen model Aston Martin Vantage AMR is last hurrah for current-gen model
- June 14, 2017

The first are special edition models with minor changes, but AMR Pro cars are much more heavily biased towards track driving and are produced by Aston Martin's "Q" division. Indeed, if that isn't enough, there are a range of "AMR Accessories" that can be added too. Further weight savings can be made with the AMR titanium exhaust, which saves 14kg over the standard V12 Vantage system, sounds sensational and helps to sharpen engine response. (more...)
Officer never saw Philando Castile's gun before shooting, prosecutor says
- June 14, 2017

The defense attorney also refuted the inconsistencies in Yanez's statements using the word "it" instead of "gun". After broadcasting on the radio that he believed he was stopping robbery suspects, he approached the passenger side of the auto and encountered Philando Castile . (more...)
Seoul says North Korean soldier defects across DMZ Seoul says North Korean soldier defects across DMZ
- June 14, 2017

Seoul agreed a year ago to deploy the missile interceptor system to guard against threats from nuclear-armed North Korea , despite angry opposition from China - which believes THAAD could undermine its own military capabilities. The announcement followed reports that South Korean President Moon Jae-in was furious after learning four additional THAAD launchers had been brought into the country and stored at a United States military facility. (more...)
OnePlus 5 Renders and Specifications Leaked Again OnePlus 5 Renders and Specifications Leaked Again
- June 14, 2017

The leaked back cover image confirms the presence of USB Type-C port and speaker grille at the bottom, besides the highly-desirable 3.5mm audio jack. The report also gives us an insight into the OnePlus 5's expected price - it says that the smartphone will start at $479 which is $40 more than the OnePlus 3 and a whopping $80 more than the OnePlus