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Cosby jury asks to rehear hours of testimony Cosby jury asks to rehear hours of testimony
- June 15, 2017

Pulliam accompanied Cosby to the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, on June 4, the first day of his two-week trial. After taking the pills, Constand said, she had trouble talking and difficulty moving and was suffering double vision, before briefly losing consciousness. (more...)
Lions 2017: Three tries but Gatland's men beaten by Highlanders Lions 2017: Three tries but Gatland's men beaten by Highlanders
- June 15, 2017

Already underdogs to beat the All Blacks in the three-match series, anticipation of an upset will only have decreased following a start to the tour that has seen them lose two of their first four games. Here is where those involved thought an enthralling tour match was won and lost. "If the Crusaders felt they were on the wrong side of a few decisions, we felt a little bit the same way tonight", he said. (more...)
Horrifying first pictures from inside Grenfell Tower after devastating inferno
- June 15, 2017

Others said recently erected cladding, which experts say is attached to the outside of a building to help with weather-proofing and improve its look, was falling to the ground in flames. He said: "We have a list of missing people - there are so many". Some tenants have complained about the upkeep of the tower in the past, specifically warning about the fire risk. (more...)
'Just Right' Multi-Process Architecture Helps Firefox 54 Claim Memory Usage Crown 'Just Right' Multi-Process Architecture Helps Firefox 54 Claim Memory Usage Crown
- June 14, 2017

With E10S-multi, Firefox now supports up to four processes (can be changed by the users) capable of handling the web content across all the browser tabs. The company is calling the change in architecture, which it described as the single most significant change in the Firefox code in its history, "Electrolysis". (more...)
Air quality alert issued — Sunday sizzler Air quality alert issued — Sunday sizzler
- June 14, 2017

The AQI was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale, with a higher AQI value indicating a greater health concern. It's unlikely, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Michael Babcock. Limit use of household appliances. Reduce or eliminate outdoor burning and attempt to minimize indoor sources of PM 2.5 such as smoking. (more...)
Massive fire engulfs London apartment building, people feared trapped inside
- June 14, 2017

Another witness, Saimar Lleshi, saw people tying together sheets in an attempt to escape. Up until now the London Fire Brigade have said they could not confirm casualty numbers but that their personnel were continuing to search the building. (more...)
Minecraft Going Cross-Platform, Getting Massive 4K Graphics Update This Fall
- June 14, 2017

A Nintendo Switch logo was shown during a briefing, and Mojang confirmed in a blog post that the Better Together Update will make allow for cross-platform with Nintendo Switch. Launching with four servers, Lifeboat , Mineplex , InPVP and Cubecraft - which lets players join public servers that have monthly users numbering in the millions according to the company. (more...)
Trump says James Comey's testimony about Mike Flynn's probe is not true
- June 14, 2017

During his testimony , Comey described uncomfortable interactions with the president while investigating Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security adviser. Comey kept detailed notes of all his meetings with Trump because he was "concerned he might lie " about them afterwards. The president also denied having asked for a pledge of loyalty, as Comey asserted during Thursday's much-anticipated testimony. (more...)
Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russian Federation 'detestable lie'
- June 14, 2017

Sanders would not, however, say whether the President has confidence in Mueller in that role. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., asked whether Trump had expressed any frustration with Sessions about his decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. (more...)
E3 2017: Destiny 2 Will Still Be 30FPS on Xbox One X
- June 14, 2017

What might have made the Xbox One X reveal more impressive is if Microsoft had announced another major first party exclusive game to showcase the console's power. Considering the hardware - which the new console will boast - the $400 price tag would have been just too low for the company to make any profit. The 4K feature was present in Xbox One S but only if it's used as a video player. (more...)
London fire: Blaze engulfs apartment block in West London
- June 14, 2017

Reuters was unable to verify the witness accounts. Police confirmed a cordon was being enlarged amid fears the tower could collapse with debris already falling about the area. "If the same concerns were had in a wealthy part of Kensington and Chelsea they would have got resolved, but here they didn't get resolved". Michael Paramasivan, a Grenfell Tower resident who was on the seventh floor, told NBC News the scene in the stairwell during evacuation was as "absolute horror story". (more...)
Minecraft Cross Platform Play Unveiled At E3 2017
- June 14, 2017

According to the Verge , the Better Together update also brings some exciting news for players who play Minecraft across different devices. Eurogamer: Well, you must see that PlayStation owners are upset. However, the unified version will not be rolled out on older platforms , such as PlayStation 3, Wii U , and Xbox 360. Cross Platform play is not supported in Minecraft PlayStation versions because Sony refused it. (more...)
How to make $80000 per month on the Apple App Store How to make $80000 per month on the Apple App Store
- June 14, 2017

But Apple will look at it as another revenue stream. After Apple announced at the recent Worldwide Developers Congress 2017 that it was able to pay developers more than US$70 billion via App Store , experts have come forward to reveal a dissenting truth about the claim. (more...)
Minecraft is going totally cross-platform
- June 14, 2017

We're not sure why Sony's PS4 isn't on the list and what their reasons might have been for refusing, but we'll update this article if and when Sony does respond to the allegations, but until then we guess gamers should just make peace with the fact that the PS4 won't be part of Minecraft's cross-platform feature. (more...)
Uber chief Travis Kalanick to face charges
- June 14, 2017

Michael has been great for this company growing Uber's valuation to nearly $70 billion in four years. Through the investigation , over 20 employees were fired for various reasons including secual harassment and discrimination. The recommendations in Holder's firm's report place greater controls on spending, human resources and other areas where executives led by Kalanick have had a surprising amount of autonomy for a company with more than 12,000 employees, sources familiar with the ... (more...)
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick taking leave of absence Uber CEO Travis Kalanick taking leave of absence
- June 14, 2017

Mr. Kalanick said in an email to employees that he would take time off to work on himself and reflect on building a "world-class leadership team" for the company. - Kalanick said his direct reports will be running the company, and he will be available as needed for the most strategic decisions. Specifically, the recommendations call for adding independent members to the board of directors, including an independent chair. (more...)
Prez election: Assembly poll wins likely to help BJP nominee Prez election: Assembly poll wins likely to help BJP nominee
- June 14, 2017

India's Election Commission Wednesday set in motion the process to elect the country's next president as it issued a notice on filing of nominations for the contest due next month. The NDA candidate to file nomination on June 23, according to ANI. Scrutiny of nomination will be held on June 29 and the last date for withdrawal of nomination is July 1. (more...)
Beyond Good & Evil 2 Makes A Stunning Return in New Trailer
- June 14, 2017

According to the official description of " Beyond Good and Evil 2 ", the prequel will bring the players to a profoundly multicultural world as the game captures the feel or the original game , thanks to its grandiose decors and intense dramas happening across its seamless universe. (more...)
Rocket League Blasts Onto The Nintendo Switch Rocket League Blasts Onto The Nintendo Switch
- June 14, 2017

Yoshi - Yoshi's going solo and getting his own Switch game! Sonic Forces is set to release for the Switch around this holiday season. Several games starring Nintendo's flagship characters have already been announced at E3 2017 , and now added to the list is Kirby for the Nintendo Switch , which was announced alongside Yoshi . (more...)
London inferno: 'The baby just fell straight down'
- June 14, 2017

In a statement, Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said , "I can confirm there have been a number of fatalities and others receiving medical care". The baby was "miraculously" caught by a member of the public, however is not clear what happened to the mother, she said. "A neighbor's smoke alarm went off and another neighbor phoned and told me to get out", he said. (more...)