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  • Wisconsin Tech Company to Implant Microchips in Employees  July 24, 2017
    A Wisconsin-based vending company says it’s set to become the first U.S. company to implant microchips into its employees. (GETTY IMAGES)  An American tech company will soon offer its employees microchip implants – a move being hailed as the first of its kind in the United States. Three Square Market (32M), a Wisconsin-based modern vending company that...
  • British movers find massive Australian spider in family's belongings July 24, 2017
    British movers find massive Australian spider in family’s belongings July 24 (UPI) — Animal rescuers in Britain said a team of movers unloading a family’s shipping container captured an unusual stowaway — a massive huntsman spider from Australia. The RSPCA said movers unloading the shipping container of family belongings in Merstham, England, discovered the large...
  • Rangers seek to extend interleague success vs. Marlins July 24, 2017
    Rangers seek to extend interleague success vs. Marlins ARLINGTON, Texas — A weekend in St. Petersburg, Fla., was exactly what the Texas Rangers needed. A three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays not only turned around a season that appeared to be quickly unraveling, but it also reminded the Rangers of what they did so...
  • Mortgage time bomb? Interest-only borrowers with NO plans to repay debts July 24, 2017
    Mortgage time bomb? Interest-only borrowers with NO plans to repay debts Around one on ten families has no idea how they will pay off their loan when they reach the end of their deal and still owe the amount borrowed, according to figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML). Even families who do have...
  • Christian group hopes to shutter Kentucky's last abortion clinic July 24, 2017
    Christian group hopes to shutter Kentucky’s last abortion clinic As Kentucky inches closer to becoming the sole state in the country to not have a single abortion clinic, downtown Louisville is a focal point for fundamentalist Christians. “You’re in jeopardy of losing your soul this morning,” a protester with the far-right group Operation Save America...
  • 10th immigrant dies after being trapped in truck in San Antonio July 24, 2017
    10th immigrant dies after being trapped in truck in San Antonio A 10th person has died after being trapped in a sweltering tractor trailer in San Antonio, authorities said Monday, as the accused driver awaited his first court appearance. The name of the latest victim of the immigrant-smuggling operation gone wrong was not immediately available....
  • How to improve your Mac notebook's battery life for free with Chargeberry July 24, 2017
    How to improve your Mac notebook’s battery life for free with Chargeberry Many laptop users, including Mac professionals, are surprised to learn notebook batteries are considered consumables whose life spans don’t always match the intended life span of the laptop’s other components. Laptop batteries possess known maximum cycle counts and, as a result, lose effectiveness...
  • Harvard Law prof wonders if Anthony Scaramucci learned his lesson July 24, 2017
    Harvard Law prof wonders if Anthony Scaramucci learned his lesson The White House’s new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, isn’t scoring high marks from the school he brags about attending. A Harvard Law School professor was stunned to see Scaramucci bragging on his national television debut Sunday about getting good grades in his constitutional law course...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Recap Season 7, Episode 2: Nothing Is Certain July 24, 2017
    ‘Game of Thrones’ Recap Season 7, Episode 2: Nothing Is Certain When it returned for its seventh season last week, Game of Thrones was in a giving mood. From Arya’s revenge for the Red Wedding to Daenerys’ long-awaited arrival on Dragonstone, it was a great week for both the fans who’d waited years to see...
  • Tesco launches same day delivery across Britain as supermarket takes on Amazon July 24, 2017
    Tesco launches same day delivery across Britain as supermarket takes on Amazon The grocer will be the first to offer the service across the country, as it tries to fend off growing competition from Amazon. Households in London and the South East have been offered same day delivery since 2014. But now the service will...
  • Kaime learning more than the game at Big 12 Media Days July 24, 2017
    Kaime learning more than the game at Big 12 Media Days [unable to retrieve full-text content] Kaime Stroot getting to know more about Big 12 players Kaime learning more than the game at Big 12 Media Days
  • Jerry Jones backs Elliott, puts on pre-camp show for Cowboys July 24, 2017
    Jerry Jones backs Elliott, puts on pre-camp show for Cowboys OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Jerry Jones interjected some bad-boy anecdotes from his youth, smiled at the thought of life before social media and even asked a couple of questions himself Sunday at his annual training camp opener with reporters . When the topic is the...
  • Cardinals face daunting task of stopping red-hot Rockies offense July 24, 2017
    Cardinals face daunting task of stopping red-hot Rockies offense Mike Leake is 1-2 with a 7.52 ERA in four career starts against the Rockies, who have pelted him for 37 hits and 17 runs over 20 1/3 innings. Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports ST. LOUIS — No team in baseball has been more productive on offense...
  • Charlie Gard latest: What is mitochondrial depletion syndrome and what is the outlook? July 24, 2017
    Charlie Gard latest: What is mitochondrial depletion syndrome and what is the outlook? CHARLIE Gard’s parents have withdrawn their application to take their terminally ill son the US for treatment. In a shocking move, a lawyer for parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard told Mr Justice Francis that “time had run out”. It’s a genetic...
  • Microsoft's next HoloLens will have dedicated AI chip, boosting on-board processing July 24, 2017
    Microsoft’s next HoloLens will have dedicated AI chip, boosting on-board processing The second version of Microsoft’s HoloLens, the firm’s “mixed-reality” headset, will feature an on-board AI coprocessor designed by Microsoft itself, Microsoft’s AI lead Harry Shum announced in a keynote address at CVPR 2017 on Sunday. The coprocessor will exist as part of the HoloLens’s...
  • Royals bring hot streak to Detroit for three-game series July 24, 2017
    Royals bring hot streak to Detroit for three-game series Jason Hammel is 3-2 with a 3.56 ERA since June 1 after starting the season 1-6 with a 6.18 ERA. Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports/Peter Aiken DETROIT — Jason Hammel got off to a rocky start in his first season with the Kansas City Royals. However,...
  • Alcohol can IMPROVE consolidating memory in some people, according to study July 24, 2017
    Alcohol can IMPROVE consolidating memory in some people, according to study Academics found that those who drank after a period of study were better at recalling what they had learnt earlier than people who did not. In the study, 88 social drinkers were given a word-learning task. They were then split in two groups at...
  • Duterte asks US to return bells seized more than a century ago July 24, 2017
    Duterte asks US to return bells seized more than a century ago MANILA, Philippines — Taking a snipe at the United States in his state of the nation address, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked America to return three church bells seized as spoils of war from the eastern Philippine village of Balangiga more than a...
  • Museum nearing completion of world's largest gas pump July 24, 2017
    Museum nearing completion of world’s largest gas pump July 24 (UPI) — An Oklahoma museum dedicated to the heyday of Route 66 said it is nearing completion of its latest feature: The world’s tallest gas pump. The Heart of Route 66 Auto Museum in Sapulpa posted a video to Facebook showing a globe with the...
  • Skip explains how Conor McGregor 'punk'd' Draymond Green in their trash-talk battle | UNDISPUTED July 24, 2017
    Skip explains how Conor McGregor ‘punk’d’ Draymond Green in their trash-talk battle | UNDISPUTED [unable to retrieve full-text content] Who won the Instagram feud – Draymond Green or Conor McGregor? Skip explains how Conor McGregor ‘punk’d’ Draymond Green in their trash-talk battle | UNDISPUTED

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