• Caroline Wozniacki back in world's top 20 with Hong Kong Open win
Caroline Wozniacki back in world's top 20 with Hong Kong Open win

A further break of serve each meant the set needed to be won via a tie-break, which the Frenchwoman won 7-4 to even things up with a set each. After saving a break point in the opening game of the match, Wozniacki went straight on the offensive, breaking Mladenovic immediately before consolidating the break for a 3-0 lead.

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  • Israel bans Galaxy Note 7 from flights
Israel bans Galaxy Note 7 from flights

The Air New Zealand ban takes effect the same time as the United States ban. The ban covers carrying the phones in the passenger cabin or aircraft hold, including checked baggage, on all domestic flights as well as those into and out of the country.

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  • When to see this weekend's stunning red supermoon... 'where' is easy
When to see this weekend's stunning red supermoon... 'where' is easy

But what you would definitely notice is a giant glowing red moon, and that's the other more apparent feature of a Hunter's Moon . The full Hunter's Moon will rise above Toronto on Saturday, October 16 at 7:16 p.m . To most observers, the October supermoon will not look bigger than usual, unless you see it rising near the horizon, EarthSky .org...

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  • Belgian parliament rejects CETA, threatening to kill entire deal
Belgian parliament rejects CETA, threatening to kill entire deal

The EU says the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement deal with Canada will improve trade, create jobs, and remove just about all tariffs and custom duties while at the same time guaranteeing European standards on anything from food and health quality to labor rights.

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  • Police locate suspect in shooting of BC Mountie
Police locate suspect in shooting of BC Mountie

RCMP spokesman Staff Sgt. Rob Vermeulen says in a news release that the officer stopped a vehicle Tuesday in connection with a possible theft and the suspect failed to comply with police direction. Even then, travellers had to wait for hours while police searched every vehicle while they passed check stops set up on the highway. In Revelstoke, pe...

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  • Feds to bring criminal contempt charges against Arpaio
Feds to bring criminal contempt charges against Arpaio

The decision on whether to move forward with a criminal case was handed over to U.S. Department of Justice after federal prosecutors in Arizona asked to be removed from the case due to possible conflicts of interest. Arpaio is accused of violating an order put down by U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow in December 2011 that was meant to force him t...

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  • Kings players to wear Blue Diamond logos on uniforms
Kings players to wear Blue Diamond logos on uniforms

On Monday, the team announced that it has reached an agreement with Blue Diamond Growers to put their logo on the Kings' jerseys and court in the 2017-18 season. Beginning with the 2016-17 season, the Blue Diamond Almond Breeze logo will appear on the court apron below the visitor and Kings benches. The Sacramento Kings are adding blue to...

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  • Game 3 of Indians-Red Sox ALDS rained out, will play Monday
Game 3 of Indians-Red Sox ALDS rained out, will play Monday

The Red Sox have only been shutout six times this season and they have responded well to that most of the time. The Indians won Games 1 and 2 at home, beating Boston's two best pitchers and setting the stage for a sweep at Fenway on Sunday.

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  • 3 replacement Galaxy Note 7 phones caught fire in the past week
3 replacement Galaxy Note 7 phones caught fire in the past week

Just like the replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 of Brian Green, Ms Lai's released smoke. The Federal Aviation Administration and the Consumer Product Safety Commission are now investigating the latest incident . He said he first heard "popping", like a ziplocked bag popping open, and sizzling sounds before "there was smoke just billowing, pour...

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  • Mega launch of iPhone 7 & iPhone 7s in India
Mega launch of iPhone 7 & iPhone 7s in India

Announced on September 7, the iPhones first went on sale and a few selected countries on September 16 followed by the second phase launch on September 23 and are coming to India within one month of the global launch. With Apple in talks with Sharp for display outsourcing and the latter just showing off the new concept, we would probably assume ...

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  • Snapchat just changed how you watch Stories and buried its Discover section
Snapchat just changed how you watch Stories and buried its Discover section

After all, watching stories in bulk meant having to repeatedly skip through content you weren't interested in. But now with the introduction of the playlist by Snapchat discover pages will appear below your friends' stories. Snapchatters have to tap on the Story thumbnail to the left of their friend's name. The new features will be pushed out t...

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  • US blames Russia for hacking political sites
US blames Russia for hacking political sites

White House officials have accused Russian Federation of leaking emails on WikiLeaks and other sites that "are meant to interfere with the US election process", according to a statement by the director of national intelligence, James Clapper Jr., and the Department of Homeland Security.

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  • Stranded residents: We regret riding out Hurricane Matthew
Stranded residents: We regret riding out Hurricane Matthew

Marys this morning, James Wilson of Kingsland watched the rain and wind gathering strength before dawn from the balcony outside his room at the Cumberland Kings Bay Lodge. Roughly 40 people carrying small suitcases, backpacks and diaper bags stood waiting Thursday at the Savannah Civic Center as a long line of school buses idled in the parking lot ...

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  • Meteor shower sparks fears of plane crash
Meteor shower sparks fears of plane crash

The American Meteor Society received 510 reports of a fireball with a sonic boom. She also told the newspaper that Porter Airlines, which operates out of nearby Billy Bishop Airport, was not missing any planes . Theories tend to align with the hypothesis that the fireball was part of a meteor shower because the annual Orionid meteor showers begi...

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  • No Giles for a while? For title contender Duke, no problem
No Giles for a while? For title contender Duke, no problem

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a released statement that the process was, "the right step for Harry at the moment as it will help him be 100 percent going forward". Those Blue Devils essentially went with a six-man rotation, and their lack of depth helped lead to losses to Louisville, Notre Dame and, ultimately, OR in the West Regional semifina...

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  • LEADING OFF: A day off before things get wild
LEADING OFF: A day off before things get wild

Some guys rise to the occasion and I've seen Stro do that many, many times . Britton has pitched more than one inning in a game five times this season, but has only seen two consecutive innings of action just once - against these same Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre on July 31.

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  • Elon Musk Aims To Turn Humans into a 'Multiplanetary Species'
Elon Musk Aims To Turn Humans into a 'Multiplanetary Species'

One now unsolved problem is that humans will suffer high radiation levels in deep space but despite this, Musk says, the first person could step onto the surface of the planet within the next decade . But retired astronaut Leroy Chiao said Musk has "amassed technical and operational experts, and SpaceX is generating revenue from satellite launch...

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  • India ratifies Paris climate change agreement
India ratifies Paris climate change agreement

India's ambassador to the U.N., Syed Akbaruddin, smiled as he delivered the ratified agreement to the worldwide body's office of legal affairs. China and the United States - responsible for around 40 per cent of the world's carbon emissions - have already jointly ratified the Paris climate change deal that aims to significantly reduce global em...

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  • Daniel Norris expected to pitch Friday after Tigers, Indians game postponed
Daniel Norris expected to pitch Friday after Tigers, Indians game postponed

The Tigers announced that all paid tickets from Thursdays game will be honored on the makeup date on Monday. The Tigers are now a game behind Baltimore for the second wild card after the Orioles lost at Toronto on Tuesday. Before the game, it looked like a mid-game delay would likely hurt the Tigers, who were hoping for a big night from Fulmer. So ...

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  • Cambodian Zika Fears Prompt US Travel Warning
Cambodian Zika Fears Prompt US Travel Warning

Based on new evidence, the CDC recommends: Women Women should wait at least 8 weeks from symptom onset (if symptomatic) or last possible exposure (if asymptomatic) to attempt conception. "Two of the three infants (tested) had microcephaly due to the Zika virus", Wicharn Pawan, a disease control official at the Health Ministry said. All countri...

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  • Stock Market Acts as if Clinton Will Be President
Stock Market Acts as if Clinton Will Be President

Clinton "is as crooked as they come", Trump said , and everything she did "turned out bad". (Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate, received 8 percent, while Jill Stein , the Green Party candidate, received 4 percent.) It's not a huge lead, but it's an improvement for Clinton since the last Morning Consult poll, in which she only led Trump...

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  • World's first baby born from 3-parent technique
World's first baby born from 3-parent technique

The technique - which was legalised in the United Kingdom past year - allows parents with rare genetic mutations to have healthy babies, by replacing a mother's faulty mitochondrial DNA with another woman's during the IVF process. This embryo was then implanted in the mother and the child was born nine months later. "Some of the babies we...

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  • NASA spots possible Water Plumes Erupting on Jupiter's Moon Europa
NASA spots possible Water Plumes Erupting on Jupiter's Moon Europa

Sparks and his colleagues, however, made their observations as Europa passed in front of its mother planet Jupiter, as Sparks explained at the press conference. After repeated failures, they finally tracked down plume activity in January, March, and April of 2014. But unlike Europa, Encleadus is a relatively small moon and indications are there is...

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  • Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo
Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo

In a letter to Yahoo! The letter was signed by Sens. The senators asked Mayer for a timeline of events, why did it take two years to detect the hack, and why the company waited two months before alerting customers. They are also co-sponsors of the legislation. Yahoo has faced mounting questions about exactly when it knew about the 2014 cybe...

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  • Hyundai i30: Will showcase race-inspired concept, RN30 at Paris Motor Show
Hyundai i30: Will showcase race-inspired concept, RN30 at Paris Motor Show

New i30 manages to house all the latest design and features in the present Hyundai . At the front, it gets the same cascading grille as seen in the second-generation i10 aka Grand i10. A newly developed turbocharged, 1.4-litre four produces 140 hp, and a 1.6-litre turbo-diesel four is also on offer with 95-, 110- and 136-hp output levels.

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  • SpaceX: Accident points to breach in rocket's helium system
SpaceX: Accident points to breach in rocket's helium system

SpaceX said it has recovered and catalogued most of the debris from the explosion in a hangar for inspection. The Sept. 1 explosion was triggered by "a large breach in the cryogenic helium system of the second stage liquid oxygen tank", says a statement on the website of the Hawthorne-based rocket maker .

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  • Washed up whale died due to human interaction
Washed up whale died due to human interaction

Sea Isle City Police tweeted that the whale is dead and crews are attempting to remove it. There were no visible bite marks on the animal from sharks or other large predators. It was estimated to measure about 20 to 25 feet long and weigh about 20 tons, and may have been two to three years old. WCAU-TV in Philadelphia reports that a necropsy on t...

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  • Western Refining (WNR) Receives Anayst Rating
Western Refining (WNR) Receives Anayst Rating

They set a hold rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Western Refining Inc . US based company, Western Refining, Inc .'s ( WNR)'s latest closing price distance was 3.47% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at 20.08% and 10.03% compared with the 20 Day Moving ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recalled
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recalled

It's the first step towards rebuilding customer confidence and it's going to be a long road for Samsung. Customers are being urged to keep their mobile off until they can get an exchange, but the commission has insisted customers can ask for a refund.

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  • Japan boosts South China Sea patrols with US
Japan boosts South China Sea patrols with US

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said that these patrols "contribute to the safety and security of the region's waters". While the Department of National Defense (DND) admits, as far as receiving military aid is concerned, the USA has given the Philippines much more compared to China.

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  • IOS 10, watchOS 3, tvOS 10 officially go live
IOS 10, watchOS 3, tvOS 10 officially go live

As for watchOS 3? Ever since then, registered developers have been receiving betas of the software for testing. All the models under the Apple Watch Series 2 product line. The Watch Series 2 starts at $369, including a set of wristpieces with unique colors and features designed in collaboration with Nike. According to the firm, Apple sold a mere ...

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  • Storm Julia threatens flooding in coastal SC
Storm Julia threatens flooding in coastal SC

Isolated rainfall totals of up to 10 inches are possible in some areas. A flash flood watch is in effect for most of southeast SC and coastal sections of southeast Georgia through this evening. The center of the storm was near Savannah, Georgia, late Wednesday, drifting north-northeast at 6 miles per hour. Some minor street flooding was reported ...

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  • Elon Musk Takes to Twitter in Hunt for SpaceX Explosion Clues
Elon Musk Takes to Twitter in Hunt for SpaceX Explosion Clues

Musk took to Twitter and said his company has already started an investigation. Last week, SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted that the fiery explosion was turning out to be the "most hard and complex failure" in company history.

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  • 7 memorable quotes from the presidential forum
7 memorable quotes from the presidential forum

Trump on Wednesday raised eyebrows by saying that Russia's president was "far more" of a leader than Obama. Asked how he would de-escalate tensions between the United States and Russian Federation if he's elected to the White House, Trump said , "I would have a very, very good relationship with Putin, and I think I would have a very, very g...

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  • Philippines says Indonesia can enter its waters to fight pirates
Philippines says Indonesia can enter its waters to fight pirates

In an act with the Philippine community in this capital, Duterte specified that if the pursuit begins in Indonesian waters and the pirates cross to Philippine waters, the authorities can continue and arrest them. Both men have taken a hard-line approach to the drug trade, and executions of convicted drug traffickers have become more frequent under ...

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