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Conservative Serbia to get first openly gay prime minister

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He was sworn in as Serbia's president on May 31 to succeed Tomislav Nikolic. Brnabic will be the first openly gay prime minister in Serbia's history. Brnabic, 41, was educated in the United States and the United Kingdom. Asked what Brnabic said to him when he told her about the decision, Vucic replied, "I have no idea, "thank you", I guess, some courtesy like that". Read More »

Congressional women's team hits practice field

Trump", Spicer said. "It's been much more hard than people even thought at the time", Trump said, ostensibly referring to reports that Scalise's condition may have deteriorated. Officer Griner U.S. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner was shot in the ankle but is in good condition, according to U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa. Read More »

Microsoft releases updates for older Windows versions following WannaCry attacks

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They will release two feature updates per year, each spring and fall, aligning to the Windows and Office release cycle. The two update in a year would mean that the customers will be able to take advantage of the latest features. Microsoft is now recommending that for infrastructure related roles that you use Server Core. Customers who used infrastructure-related roles are being urged to deploy the Server Core installation option ahead of the change. Read More »

Microsoft Bringing Back Xbox Live Avatars Later This Year

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I know they're technically still around and accessible, hence the update, but I'd love it if they could be brought more to the forefront of the Xbox One's UI. Borrowing more than a few visual cues from competing company Nintendo in particular, Microsoft is definitely upping its avatar game with this latest slate of player caricatures. Read More »

E3 2017: Minecraft Realms Arrives On Nintendo Switch In Summer

The PS4 and PS4 Pro consoles are focused on generating great, visually stunning first party gaming experiences whilst enabling third-party developers to release great multiplayer content to gamers. "The original Java PC version and all other isolated versions will have "Edition" names, like Minecraft: Wii U Edition and Minecraft: Java Edition", a Microsoft spokesperson told Polygon. Read More »

No Cross-Compatible Minecraft on PS4 is Sony's Fault

That doesn't seem healthy for anyone... That means Xbox One players can play with Switch gamers, with Android or iPad players joining in. "We take the safety of Xbox Live, of our players across all of our games-inside of Minecraft , obviously an incredibly important part of that-it's incredibly important to our team", he continued. Read More »

Mobile will begin testing its 600MHz network this summer

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T-Mobile was the top bidder, agreeing to pony up almost $8 billion, and the operator said Thursday it will begin testing its new airwaves in the coming weeks. This is because it's considered low-band spectrum, which T-Mobile has the least of, out of the four carriers. And that should be a boon for the tower sector, according to Jennifer Fritzsche of Wells Fargo Securities. Read More »

Good news! Apple to turn your iPhone into hub of medical information

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Apple is being said to be in talks with health IT industry groups including "The Argonaut Project", which is promoting the adoption of open standards for health info, and "The Carin Alliance", which is an organisation that's working to offer patients a central role in controlling their own medical data. Read More »

Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

Barnier this week acknowledged "sensitivity" in London at European Union suggestions that Britain might owe it some 60 billion euros in 2019 and said sorting out the issue soon would help a trade deal: "I would like to very quickly play down this question, and find concrete, pragmatic and just solutions", he said on Monday. Read More »

Sony Celebrate 60 Million In PS4 Sales

Sony also announced that a Spider-Man game would be released in 2018 exclusively on PlayStation , keeping the pressure on Microsoft in the battle for console dominance. Its media showcase was very heavy on its gaming titles, especially exclusive content such as Spider-Man, which Sony has foregrounded as the main difference between itself and console rival Microsoft . Read More »

Jabil Circuit Shares Up 5% After Company Beats Earnings Expectations

Advantus Capital Management Inc boosted its stake in Jabil Circuit by 0.4% in the third quarter. The fund owned 2,233,618 shares of the technology company's stock at the end of the first quarter. It also increased its holding in Visa Inc (NYSE:V) by 16,065 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.04 million shares, and has risen its stake in Pinnacle Foods Inc Del (NYSE:PF). Read More »

Pyongyang says it released detained American on humanitarian grounds

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Otto Warmbier is in stable condition after arriving at the University of Cincinnati Medical Centre two days ago. They plan to hold a news conference Thursday morning in their home state of Ohio. ET". North Korea's KCNA news agency, however, said the 22-year-old student's release had been based on a court decision and "on humanitarian grounds". Read More »

Adele attends vigil for victims of London fire

Now that the smoke has cleared, the public could only gape at the huge burned-out hulk in the working class, multi-ethnic neighbourhood. "Our specialist urban search and rescue crews and a structural engineer have checked the building and said that it is not in danger of collapsing and that it is safe for our crews to be in there". Read More »

Resurgent Hasan starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy

England's test wicketkeeper, brought in to open for the first time in worldwide cricket in place of the out-of-form Jason Roy , responded with a battling 43 - but bereft of a major contribution on a dry pitch that precluded fluent strokeplay as the ball swung, only top-scorer Joe Root's 46 and Ben Stokes' late determination helped drag the hosts above 200. Read More »

Nike to slash 1400 jobs, cut sneaker styles in shakeup

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The stock decreased 0.96% or $0.15 on June 14, reaching $15.5. Nike had more than 70,000 employees at the end of fiscal 2016. It has outperformed by 55.12% the S&P500. 50,000 shares valued at $2.85M were sold by SPRUNK ERIC D on Wednesday, March 29. Slusher John F had sold 136,000 shares worth $7.09M on Tuesday, January 3. Read More »

Our sun used to have a twin star named Nemesis

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The Solar System once had two suns, scientists believe, and one of them may have wiped out the dinosaurs. It was only by running a number of computer simulations on various scenarios did Sarah Sadavoy and her team begin to see the pattern of all sun-like stars forming in pairs. Read More »

US committed to 'One China' policy, also Taiwan: Rex Tillerson

Tillerson explained that the Trump administration wanted to make sure it had the "ability" to continue a "constructive dialogue" with Russian Federation. Earlier this year there were reports that the Trump administration, eyeing massive budget cuts to the State Department, planned to eliminate the role. Read More »

Blizzard open the doors on Overwatch esports with Overwatch Open Division

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Players on teams who complete all of their Open Division regular season games will earn $10 in Blizzard Balance, "with more in store for those who make it to the playoffs". Then all you need to do is link up an ESL ID, as ESL will be handling the logistics, and you're away. According to Blizzard, it all begins with Quick Play: "Hit the Quick Play card to begin your training". Read More »

NORC poll: Most in United States think Trump meddled in Russian Federation probe

Comey - a man whom, it was revealed Tuesday, Sessions wanted gone before Day 1 - intimated in testimony last week that Sessions' potential conflicts went deeper than were originally known. "I know nothing but what I've read in the paper", he said. The attorney general is sure to be asked about those meetings, as well as media reports that Sessions may have held a third meeting with Russian government officials before taking office. Read More »

The Halliburton Company (HAL) Position Increased by Birmingham Capital Management Co. Inc

It has outperformed by 2.33% the S&P500. United Bank Inc increased Hollyfrontier Corp (HFC) stake by 22.76% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Since January 1, 0001, it had 16 insider buys, and 1 sale for $536,393 activity. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, December 2 by Bernstein. Numis Securities maintained the shares of LTG in report on Friday, July 31 with "Buy" rating. Read More »