An Amazon Echo Show saved this woman's house from burning down

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:53:34 +0000

A woman in the US says that she used Amazon’s Drop In feature on her Echo Show only to see her kitchen engulfed in smoke.

Activision Blizzard lawsuit: A timeline of key events, and everything you need to know

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:45:15 +0000

Activision Blizzard is being sued by The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing. Here are all the key developments you need to know about.

Back to school sales 2021: deals from Best Buy, Apple, Walmart, Target and more

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:21:31 +0000

We're rounding up the best back to school sales and deals from Best Buy, Apple, Walmart, Target, Amazon and more.

Best security accessories for students in 2021

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:16:59 +0000

Keep yourself and your stuff safe

How can help your app reach a global audience

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:09:27 +0000’s Global Voice Recognition makes it easier than ever to communicate with users across the world.

New PayPal 'super app' includes messaging at last

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:30:58 +0000

PayPal is preparing to combine numerous payment and financial services in one super app.

Poco F3 GT price in India, specs, sale date and offers

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:04:04 +0000

The Poco F3 GT 5G is the company’s next flagship for India at a price of Rs 26,999 for Dimensity 1200, 64MP camera, 67W charging, 120Hz display, etc.

The M1 MacBook Air drops to its lowest price ever in epic back to school deal

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:36:47 +0000

We've just spotted the M1 MacBook Air on sale for a record-low price of $849.99 in our roundup of back to school deals at Amazon.

What is EMV compliance?

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:31:38 +0000

In our guide to EMV compliance for your retail or hospitality business, we look at EMV definition, law and much more.

Walmart will start selling its ecommerce tech to SMBs

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:02:59 +0000

Walmart is giving businesses access to the same technologies that power its retail stores and online marketplace.

Names of 2 killed in Texas chemical plant leak released

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:22:46 -0400

Authorities have released the names of two workers who died in a chemical leak at a Houston-area plant that also injured dozens of others

Kansas City Black clergy group calls for US probe of police

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:17:52 -0400

A group of Black clergy members is joining other civil rights groups in seeking a federal investigation into officer misconduct in the Kansas City police department

Sheriff: 3 dead at Wisconsin quarry were shot over $600 debt

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:14:53 -0400

Authorities say three men who were found dead at the entrance of a quarry in western Wisconsin were forced to kneel on the ground and shot multiple times over a $600 debt

GOP governors lend support to Mississippi anti-abortion law

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:01:58 -0400

A dozen Republican governors are lending support to restrictions on abortion in Mississippi

Feds outline prosecution of MS-13 gang killings in Ohio

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:37:10 -0400

Federal and state authorities have outlined details of the long-running prosecution of an Ohio branch of the violent El Salvador-based MS-13 gang

Family: Police force caused Black man's death in Mississippi

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:29:00 -0400

Relatives of a Black Mississippi man who died in police custody are blaming his death on alleged excessive force by deputies

Ex-Cardinal McCarrick charged with sexually assaulting teen

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:28:08 -0400

Disgraced former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy during a wedding reception in Massachusetts in 1974

Alaska quake produces prolonged shaking, prompts tsunami warning

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:51:16 -0400

The warning for Alaska covered nearly a 1,000-mile stretch.

Almost 2 million abandoned oil wells in US unplugging, some leaking toxic chemicals

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:32:44 -0400

There are about 2 million abandoned oil and gas wells nationwide that haven't been properly plugged with cement

US economy accelerated at a solid 6.5% rate last quarter

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:32:53 -0400

Fueled by vaccinations and government aid, the U.S. economy grew at a solid 6.5% annual rate last quarter in another sign that the nation has achieved a sustained recovery from the pandemic recession

Newmarket Red lead talkSPORT after thrilling Racing League opener

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:34:00 BST

Newmarket Red proved that every point counts in the new Racing League as they shot to the top despite not registering a winner on the opening night at Newcastle.

Catalans remain top after Wakefield win

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 22:17:00 BST

James Maloney returned from suspension to help Catalans Dragons maintain their dominance at the top of Super League with a 40-20 victory over Wakefield Trinity at a sun-drenched Stade Gilbert Brutus.

Man City open talks with Villa over Grealish

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:30:00 BST

Manchester City have opened talks with Aston Villa over the potential signing of Jack Grealish.

Hertha beat Liverpool in seven-goal thriller as Van Dijk returns

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:29:00 BST

Hertha Berlin got the better of Liverpool in a seven-goal thriller, but it was the return from injury of both Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez that will have pleased manager Jurgen Klopp the most.

Rockets maintain perfect Hundred record

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:17:00 BST

Trent Rockets continue to set the pace in the Hundred! A third win from three was secured against London Spirit at a raucous Lord's on a night when the spinners stole the show.

Hertha Berlin 4-3 Liverpool commentary

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:35:00 BST

Rapids duo demolish Essex with record stand

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 21:01:00 BST

Jack Haynes and Brett D'Oliveira scored their maiden Royal London Cup centuries during a record first-wicket partnership as Worcestershire Rapids demolished Essex Eagles.

Super League: Hull FC 12-22 Leeds Rhinos recap

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:22:00 BST

Sri Lanka secure series win over India

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:40:00 BST

Spinner Wanindu Hasaranga celebrated his birthday by taking four wickets as Sri Lanka beat India by seven wickets and took the three-match Twenty20 series 2-1 in Colombo on Thursday, securing their first series win in the format since 2019.

Red Bull challenge against Hamilton penalty rejected

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:16:00 BST

British GP stewards have thrown out Red Bull's request to reopen the investigation into Lewis Hamilton's penalty for colliding with Max Verstappen in the British GP.

Skateboarder Mariah Duran Explains How She Prepared For The Tokyo Olympics: ‘It’s Really A Mental Game’

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:18:00 +0000

Mariah Duran made history as one of the first members of the United States Skateboarding Team at the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo. Even though she's been a historic part of the sport, it was a long journey to reach the international competition.

Blake Shelton Reveals Why He & Gwen Stefani Haven’t Taken A Honeymoon After Wedding

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:11:16 +0000

Blake Shelton said that while he and Gwen Stefani have yet to take a romantic honeymoon, they've been more than happy enjoying newlywed bliss in Oklahoma.

Britney Spears’ Doctors Urge That Dad Jamie Be Removed As Her Conservator — New Court Docs

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:20:44 +0000

Jodi Montgomery, the personal conservator of Britney Spears, said that the pop star's medical team believes Jamie Spears should no longer be conservator of his daughter's estate.

Chris Brown Seemingly Drags DaBaby Over Homophobic Rant & Fans Are Here For It

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:06:24 +0000

Chris Brown appeared unimpressed by rapper DaBaby's homophobic speech during Rolling Loud Miami, and the singer's fans are glad he's calling the rapper out.

Dee Snider: Gen Z Is Turning To Punk & Metal Because They’re ‘Not Getting What They Need From Pop Music’

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:00:40 +0000

Ahead of releasing his stellar new album and livestream event, Dee Snider reflects on the next generation of metal fans, the ‘positivity’ behind 'Leave A Scar,' and more.

Rihanna & A$AP Rocky Spotted Leaving Recording Studio Together In NYC — See Pics

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:14:37 +0000

Rihanna & A$AP Rocky seemingly spent the night together making new music after they were seen exiting Electric Lady Studios in NYC on the morning of July 29.

Suri Cruise, 15, Looks Like Mom Katie Holmes’ Twin In White Tank Top & Sweatpants

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:04:25 +0000

Katie Holmes' mini-me daughter Suri is growing up so quickly! The 15-year-old stepped out in New York City rocking a casual 'fit with flip flops.

Vanessa Hudgens Frolics On The Beach In A Bikini – ‘Sun Girl At It Again’

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:43:01 +0000

Vanessa Hudgens showed off her incredible figure in a sexy bikini while on vacation on the beach in Sardinia!

Tyra Banks’ Love Life: Is She Married? Plus, Everything Else To Know

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:47:03 +0000

Tyra Banks has been dating her boyfriend Louis Bélanger-Martin since 2018. Here's everything to know about him, and her previous relationships.

Suni Lee: 5 Things To Know About US Gymnast Who Won Gold In Women’s All-Around At The Olympics

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:18:04 +0000

Here's 5 things to know about Sunisa 'Suni' Lee, the American gymnast who won the gold medal in the women's all-around at the Tokyo Olympics.

Alicia Vikander Hopes Tomb Raider 2 Will Find Its Way, Promises Script Is Coming Soon

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:58:50 PDT

Despite all the delays, Tomb Raider star Alicia Vikander remains positive that she will return to the role in a sequel.

J.K. Simmons to Return as Commissioner Gordon in DC's Batgirl Movie for HBO Max

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:39:34 PDT

After debuting as Commissioner James Gordon in Justice League, J.K. Simmons is in talks to reprise the role for HBO Max's Batgirl movie.

Disney Gets Sued by Scarlett Johansson Over Black Widow Disney+ Streaming Release

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:26:57 PDT

Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney and Marvel over the simultaneous release of Black Widow in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access.

Is Corey Feldman Done Acting? [Exclusive]

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:57:28 PDT

Corey Feldman feels scorned by Hollywood constantly overlooking his body of work and hasn't decided if he wants to ever act again.

John Wick 4 Set Image Has Donnie Yen Seated, Suited and Ready to Kick Ass

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:47:29 PDT

Donnie Yen is more than ready to join the world of John Wick 4 in the latest photos coming direct from the set.

Die Hard 6 Is Dead at Disney

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 09:19:20 PDT

Disney has shelved plans for Die Hard 6, which would have seen both Bruce Willis and a younger actor play John McClane.

Idris Elba 'Seemingly' Teases the Return of Heimdall in Thor: Love and Thunder

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 09:09:10 PDT

Did Idris Elba just hint at at his return to the MCU and Heimdall's imminent resurrection?

Bright 2 Script Is Almost Ready at Netflix

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:57:09 PDT

Netflix is 'close to having a final script for Bright 2, says the streaming giant's head of original films.

Twist Review: An Awful Gen Z Update of the Charles Dickens Classic

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:58:40 PDT

A freerunner graffiti artist (Rafferty Law) joins a gang of thieves in London. Also starring Michael Caine, Lena Headey, and Rita Ora.

M. Night Shyamalan Reveals His Indiana Jones 4 Idea He Pitched to Steven Spielberg

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:44:01 PDT

Indiana Jones 4 was almost written by M. Night Shyamalan and the Old director has opened up on what it was like to pitch his concept to Steven Spielberg.

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