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Southern rock founding father Gregg Allman dies at age 69

Haynes performed with the Dickey Betts Band and co-wrote Allman's 1988 solo song "Before the Bullets Fly" before he ultimately joined the reunited Allman Brothers Band in 1989. "He kept it very private because he wanted to continue to play music until he couldn't". "And I was really into Bobby Bland, James Brown, you know, people like Curtis Mayfield". Read More »

UK threat level lowered as police close on bomber's network

At an emergency COBRA meeting, the independent Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre advised that the United Kingdom should return to the second highest level, which indicates an attack is highly likely rather than imminent. "A total of 11 men remain in custody for questioning", the statement said. The evacuation was described by Greater Manchester Police as a precautionary measure to "ensure everyone's safety". Read More »

'Destiny 2' - Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer


Many Destiny fans will surely be delighted to learn about this development, as they would no longer need another medium to experience what the game's storyline has to offer. The thing is, there's another, third market that wasn't acknowledged during the presentation that, I can only imagine, was a decent chunk of the initial Destiny player base: those players who got gut of a lack of content and stopped playing. Read More »

Capcom Monster Hunter XX Coming to Switch Nintendo Shares Jump

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers is the 2017 version of Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, a game released in 1991. Nintendo is confident that the Switch will turn around its fortune and help it end its eight-year sales decline and boost its operating profits. Read More »

Trump tweets "money is beginning to pour in" to NATO

He's also refused to explicitly back the mutual defense agreement that has been activated only once, during the darkest hours of September 2001. "Money is starting to pour in", Trump said, echoing a tweet earlier Saturday on the subject. Earlier on Thursday speaking at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarter in Brussels, Trump firmly asked all 28 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation nations to contribute their fair share of funds to their defence budget. Read More »

Two top Trump advisers dodge Kushner questions

Reuters has reported that Comey kept a detailed record of a meeting with the president before his dismissal in which Trump asked Comey to end the investigation into former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . "Mr. Kushner previously volunteered with Congress what he knows about these meetings", she said in a statement. "His views are evolving, he came here to learn and get smarter", said Gary Cohn, national economic council director, when asked about the president's views on ... Read More »

Trump appears to shove Montenegro PM at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meet

There was no questioning Trump's friendly mojo with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu - the two embraced repeatedly while Trump was in Israel, in a telling contrast to the strained relationship the Israeli leader had with Obama. But European allies hoping to hear Trump return that commitment and come to their defence in case of attack, possibly by an increasingly aggressive Russian Federation, were left disappointed. Read More »

Britain resumes intelligence sharing with the USA after pause


But shortly after the interior minister complained, The New York Times newspaper again scooped British authorities and other media by publishing photographs from the scene of remnants of the bomb. United Kingdom security services were said to be furious as their American counterparts apparently released sensitive information, including pictures of the arena crime scene, to the U.S. Read More »

Pakistan match same as any other game, says Kohli

The warm-ups will be completed on Tuesday (May 30) with two matches as New Zealand face Sri Lanka at Edgbaston and India play Bangladesh at the Oval. Not only batting, Royal Challengers Bangalore led by Kohli had the worst performance in this IPL where they came last and a disastrous performance with bat against Kolkata Knight Riders in one of the losing matches. Read More »

Real Madrid legend Luis Figo: Players on brink of dream coming true


Monday night's Manchester Arena attack and confirmation from the British government that the United Kingdom is on the maximum "critical" terror level alert have been the motives behind the decision. The roof of the National Stadium of Wales will be closed for the 2017 Champions League final in Cardiff for safety reasons. However Los Blancos are vying to bring him to La Liga, and will come up against the Italy global when they face the Old Lady in the Champions League final on June 3 in ... Read More »

Monster Hunter XX Announced For Nintendo Switch

Both Generations and XX felt just as fresh as the original, peppered with enough new ideas to make sure even veteran monster hunters have something interesting to come check out. Monster Hunter Series has always had its base in Japan . Monster Hunter XX is the follow-up to Monster Hunter X, which released as Monster Hunter Generations in the UK. Read More »

Google I/O 2017: What's next for Google payments?


That list includes Brazil, Canada, Russia, Spain, and Taiwan. Google is working on rolling out a global experience, but for the time being expect some features to remain a US-only exclusive at launch. They're also interested in how to make the conversation with Google Home easier. If you're still on the fence about whether Google Home will be a great buy for a home like yours that has many smart appliances, the announcement from Google I/O today should finally convince you. Read More »

Notable Stock in Focus: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)


Analysts giving the company a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. The hedge fund run by Glen Kacher held 165,000 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $35.26 million, up from 40,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Executive Says They Won't Phase Out the Lenovo Phone Brand


That compares with the US$97.9 million average of analysts' estimates compiled by Bloomberg. The result comes as Lenovo navigates a PC market that has shrunk markedly since the advent of smartphones and tablet computers. Chinese tech conglomerate Lenovo Group will "never" discontinue its own smartphone brand in favor of committing all of its resources to Motorola Mobility, i.e. Read More »

Muslims Worldwide Start Observing Fasting Month of Ramadan


According to the monarch, reliable reports of moon sighting were received from Muslim leaders and organizations across the country, which were duly verified and authenticated by the National Moon Sighting Committee. "Muslims do not fast because of less of money or less of food, or poverty, no. Muslims fast because it is a command of God ". Whatever I want to give to charity during the year, I decide during Ramadan and I start giving, donating money. Read More »

Bungie's Explanation Regarding Destiny 2 Dedicated servers - PC Cheating and more


Bungie recently took to their weekly blog to further explain the server situation for Destiny 2 . According to Segur, Destiny 2 has "a unique networking model" and is being thoroughly tested as we speak. In a dedicated server, the developer runs the game and all participating players connect to it. For Destiny 2 , Bungie says they're changing things up. Read More »

British Airways Says Computer Outage Causing Global Delays


It didn't say what was causing the problem but said there is no evidence of a cyberattack. The airline said terminals at Heathrow and Gatwick had become extremely congested because of the IT failure and all BA flights scheduled before 1700 GMT had been cancelled. Read More »

Nokia 9 appears on Geekbench with Snapdragon 835 and 8GB of RAM


Now the flagship smartphone has been spotted on benchmarking site Geekbench. Nokia's highly-anticipated flagship Nokia 9 aka " Unknown Heart " has recently been spotted in a new Geekbench report, suggesting that the handset will feature 8GB of RAM instead of 4GB as depicted in the previous Geekbench listing . Read More »

'What are you feeding him?': Pope takes jibe at Trump

The two world leaders exchanged gifts during a meeting that was reportedly cordial, marking a contrast to their war of words in 2016. Mr Trump and the Pope also appeared to agree, at least for a day, to settle on the same message - the need to avoid conflict. Read More »

Trump in the Middle East

US President Donald Trump met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, a day after promising to make a renewed effort at peace between the Palestinians and Israelis. One big problem is Trump's clearly pro-Israel policy stance. "It's not just the Saudis, its also the Emirates, also the Qataris, also the Iranians; they are all acquiring weapons". Read More »

Download Android 'Oreo' Beta from Google now


The Internet search giant primarily focused its keynote surrounding its efforts in machine learning and AI with Google Assistant taking centre stage. On your Google Home or Android device, it's as simple as saying "Ok Google, send $10 to Jane for pizza". After that, users will have to select their device and click the option "Enroll device". Read More »

Antonio Conte wants to stay for 'many years' at Chelsea

Everyone now expects that he'll be staying on and will be signing his new two year contract, and a Gunners' victory would of course be a good enough backdrop to announcing it. But Conte is convinced that whoever emerges victorious at Wembley Wenger will be in charge at Arsenal next season. Current manager Antonio Conte is attempting to emulate the achievement of his fellow countryman, after leading the Blues to the Premier League title in sensational style, winning 30 of their ... Read More »

GTA Online Gets the "Massive" Gunrunning Update in June


Rockstar Games has announced it will be releasing a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online titled Gunrunning next month. Although many fans of the Grand Theft Auto universe are already eagerly awaiting news on the launch of Grand Theft Auto 6, it is known that the next installment in this beloved open-world game series won't come for at least 2 years. Read More »