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Chinese authorities: Explosion at kindergarten suspected to be criminal; 7 dead

Many parents were picking up their children when the blast took place around 5pm near the entrance of the kindergarten in Xuzhou, in the coastal province of Jiangsu, the official Xinhua news agency said on China's Twitter-like Weibo. A video that was apparently shot at the hospital shows adults and children receiving emergency treatment. The blast sent people flying several meters (yards) into the air, Shi was quoted as saying. Read More »

Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

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Comey's leadership in the wake of the Clinton email investigation". Gingrich told The Associated Press in an interview this week that his feelings about him began to change after Comey testified to a Senate panel that he had leaked his personal memos in order to trigger the appointment of a special counsel. Read More »

Assassin's Creed: Origins Collector's Editions Are Out of Control

The game is the tenth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the first game after the franchise's two-year hiatus. Assassin's Creed's combat mechanics have been completely revamped for Origins with light and heavy attacks mapped to your right-hand triggers, and a shield-based block placed on the top-left trigger. Read More »

Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in

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Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was at the practice. "It's the reality check that this is the world we live in today". We do it for fellowship amongst ourselves. "About a year ago I got interested in Charlie Hebdo, I've been promoting these changes around here, some changes to our entrances". "We are going to public events..." Obama's appearance came as he was struggling to win Democratic votes for an unpopular trade-related measure. Read More »

London Bridge attack: Prince Harry visits Borough Market

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It was really bad. The royal paid tribute to the victims of the atrocity and met with traders and restaurateurs whose staff and customers were caught up in the tragic incident. "It means a great deal to everyone connected with the market". His appearance today comes as it has been reported that he and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have donated to a fund for victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. Read More »

China successfully launches its first X-ray space telescope

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The telescope will also be used to study the characteristics of pulsars and identify gamma-ray bursts corresponding to gravitational waves . It will share the same orbit with the China's future space station that will help maintain it, Yang Liwei, deputy director of China Manned Space Agency was quoted as saying. Read More »

Mueller Probing Obstruction Case Against Trump

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The focus on Trump does not necessarily mean that a case is being built against him, the New York Times noted . Comey , who was sacked on May 9, told a Senate panel last week he believed Trump dismissed him to undermine the FBI's Russian Federation probe. Read More »

Blimp goes down at US Open; witnesses report skydiving pilot

Erin - World number one Dustin Johnson is refusing to hit the panic button after his bid to become the first back-to-back victor of the US Open in almost three decades took a pounding with a wayward first round here Thursday. The world No1 remains the form golfer and starts as a 7/1 favourite when he tees off alongside two other US Open champions: 2015 victor Jordan Spieth and Germany's Martin Kaymer , who took the title 12 months before. Read More »

Australian TV journalist hit by bullet in Philippines city

That changed in the past few days as US officials acknowledged that they were helping the Philippine military with undisclosed technical assistance. The militants have withstood a relentless bombing campaign that has made parts of Marawi , the most important Islamic city in the mainly Catholic Philippines , resemble war-devastated cities in Iraq and Syria. Read More »

Illinois could lose Powerball, Mega Millions without budget

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Jason Schaumburg , spokesman for the Illinois Lottery , told the Sun-Times Thursday this is the first time the association has considered dropping the games in the state and has never threatened to do so before. McKenna also spoke about the repercussions losing Powerball and Mega Millions would have outside of their stores. It's unclear how much revenue the state got from the sale of those tickets. Read More »

Analyst's Key Ratings: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

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RBC Bearings Incorporated is an global maker and marketer of engineered precision bearings and products, which are integral to the manufacture and operation of machines, aircraft and mechanical systems. Its up 0.79% from 5.29M shares previously. Louisiana State Employees Retirement holds 0.11% or 187,900 shares. Mizuho upgraded Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Read More »

Grenfell Tower fire: Woman's desperate search for relatives

Meanwhile, Ms Hamdan's cousin Adel Chaoui spoke of his family's frustration at the difficulty of the search for their loved ones. Relatives said that one of the children was in a coma, while the other had been sedated because of trauma. The pair were in separate beds just meters away from each other - and doctors hadn't realised they were siblings. Desperately anxious relative Hannah Chaoui has been reaching out non-stop on social media to try and bring her three missing family members home. Read More »

Istanbul's shores turn turquoise thanks to micro-organism bloom

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The change sparked alarm among some residents who speculated it was caused by pollution or a recent quake, reported AFP . The traces of phytoplankton were found flowing in water currents and eddies with the help of the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer ( MODIS ) on NASA's Aqua satellite . Read More »

Reggie Explains Why Nintendo Switch Paid Online Has Been Delayed

Polygon caught up with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime to discuss the online service and why it has been delayed until next year. While that does little to answer the many questions that remain regarding why the Switch didn't simply launch with Virtual Console, Fils-Aime's reassurances are more comforting when you realize that Nintendo has previously stated that they do not intend for the Switch Online game service to replace Virtual Console. Read More »

Taylor Swift Brings Back Her Albums On Spotify Plus Other Streaming Services

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Fans woke to find Swift's entire catalogue on Spotify and other music streaming services , meaning they can now listen to all five of her studio albums, including the record-breaking 1989 and chart-topping Red . The one conspicuous place you couldn't hear Swift's work was Spotify. Over the last few weeks, Perry, 32, has embarked on a mass promotional jaunt for Witness , her long-awaited fourth studio album. Read More »

Samsung Increases 64-Layer V-NAND Production

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Samsung also claims the new die increases reliability by 20% from material changes to the inner walls of the charge trap technology. With ample supply of leading-edge V-NAND products, Samsung expects that the industry will now focus more on the high performance and reliability of memory storage, rather than immerse itself in a chip scaling race. Read More »

Federal Reserve Raises Benchmark Interest Rate

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Stay tuned with Moneycontrol to find out what happens in currency and equity markets today. However, yesterday's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) statement, underscored by Janet Yellen's press conference, indicated that the Fed is inclined to continue moving toward a more normal policy stance. Read More »

Vodafone stocking new 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro

As you dive deeper into the iPad Pro , you'll discover even more adhesive, such as on the speaker. Imagine sitting at your desk and constantly raising your arm throughout the day to tap or swipe the iPad's screen for web browser tabs, links, option menus, and scrolling. Read More »

Palestinian National Authority to stop paying families of terrorists

Rather than throw their support behind one of the few bipartisan attempts to deal with Russia's interference , Tillerson said that the United States and Russian Federation "have some channels that are open where we're starting to talk, and I think what I wouldn't want to do is close the channels off with something new". Read More »

'Firefighters yet to fully search burnt London tower block'

More than 70 people are in hospital, with 18 in critical care, and the toll is expected to rise. Many Muslims, who were awake at that time of night waiting for the time of Suhoor - the meal consumed early in the morning by Muslims before fasting, helped the people around them escape the fire. Read More »

Jordan Pickford has Everton medical ahead of Sunderland switch

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Pickford is now in Poland with the England under-21 team and the move to Everton will not be completed until July 1 when the global transfer window opens. He said: " It's a great club, a massive club ". "It's great to sign for the club". Pickford on England U21 duty. Koeman told EvertonFC.com: "I'm really pleased we've made what I'm sure will be a significant signing for Everton Football Club". Read More »

Blast at Shia mosque in Kabul's Dasht-e-Barchi area

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An explosion and gunfire was reported from a mosque in Kabul tonight. The interior ministry said it dispatched an elite police force to battle several gunmen thought to have made their way inside the mosque. Afghanistan's ministry of public health said two people were killed and five were wounded, but that these numbers were expected to rise. Thirty people were killed and dozens others wounded in November past year in a similar attack on worshippers. Read More »

Alcatel launches new tablet in India at Rs 9999

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Diving into the specifications of the tablet, it flaunts a massive 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The Alcatel A3 10 was unveiled quietly on the official website of Alcatel India. It measures 260.00 x 155.00 x 8.90 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 465.00 grams. The Alcatel A3 10 is powered by a 4600mAh battery that is claimed to last for 1300 hours on standby and 22 hours of talk time. Read More »

Sessions Contradicts Comey on Key February Exchange

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Comey feels about President Trump is irrelevant to the fact that the president has at no point been personally under investigation", Kennedy said. "I received only the limited information that the department's career officials determined was necessary to inform my recusal decision", Sessions said. Read More »