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Jeff Sessions, Ron Wyden tussle over James Comey's testimony

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions looks on during a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in the Cabinet Room of the White House June 12, 2017 in Washington , DC. When Wyden accused him of not answering the questions about Comey's reported remark that his behavior after recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe was "problematic", Sessions chuckled and then launched into his most theatrical defense of his actions. Read More »

More diversity, less booze: Key changes recommended to Uber

The recommendations , which were unanimously adopted by Uber's board on Sunday , called for reducing Kalanick's authority at the company, which was previously nearly unchallenged, and introducing stricter controls over spending, human resources and the behaviour of managers. Read More »

E3 2017: Playful Bringing Star Child To PSVR

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Son'y E3 2017 press conference showed off many great games packed into a single hour. According to Brian Blau, a video game analyst with Gartner, Sony is considering using VR to differentiate its product from those of its peers. Sony has tasted huge success in VR, selling more than a million units of its virtual reality headset to outperform rivals like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Read More »

Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russian Federation allegations'

The attorney general denied meeting with Kislyak at the Mayflower Hotel and asserted that he never discussed interference during the 2016 election with Russian officials. While Leahy leveled serious concern with Sessions' involvement in the Russian Federation investigation, he also voiced disapproval of Trump's proposed 2018 Department of Justice budget , which slashes spending by more than $1 billion over 2017 levels. Read More »

Wrath of Khan director reveals he's working on another Star Trek project

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With respect to the "mystery" Star Trek project that Meyer is now working on, the only other major Star Trek movie and/or TV-related project known to be in development right now is Star Trek 4 , the followup to last year's Star Trek Beyond (itself, the third installment in the Star Trek movie franchise reboot timeline, aka. Read More »

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Has Just Revealed This From The Technicals

Intelsat S.A. has a consensus hold rating from 8 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 14.61% of shares outstanding. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th were paid a $0.01 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, May 8th. 14-day Williams %R for Sirius XM Holdings Inc. Read More »

Jailed US student released in North Korea

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His parents say he's in a coma . But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters Rodman had nothing to do with Warmbier's release. A spokesperson for the Richardson Foundation, which has been working with the Warmbier family to secure Otto's release, confirmed the report to Vice News and said Otto's condition is critical. Read More »

Lions lose for second time on New Zealand tour

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The game was played at a frenetic pace as the Highlanders looked to nullify the Lions rush defence with a very clever kicking game and used their power out wide. "I think there was a string of four penalties in a row in the second half where we were in decent territory". However, the Highlanders hit back with a try through hooker Liam Coltman from a driving lineout, which was followed by Banks' victor with five minutes remaining after a brilliant scrum won them the penalty . Read More »

Sony PlayStation at E3 2017

It will ship with six teraflops of graphical power - more than the PS4's 4.2 teraflops. At 12GB RAM memory and a memory bandwidth of 326GB/s, it is way ahead of other similar products in the market. At its press conference, Microsoft showed a total of 42 new titles on-stage, including 22 Xbox and Windows 10 titles. Microsoft has been under pressure to overtake Sony , after the current generation PS4 steadily outsold the Xbox One following the launch of the two systems in ... Read More »

Warriors 129, Cavs 120: Player ratings

Golden State finished the playoffs 16-1 when they beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. But of course the Warriors won. The Cavs responded with a dominant Game 4 win, 137-116, to avoid the sweep but didn't have enough to extend things back to Cleveland for a Game 6. OAKLAND, Calif. Read More »

Second-Gen Eero Boosts Wi-Fi Speed, Adds Security

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The new Beacon unit is half the size of the main Eero unit, and is created to be plugged in directly to a power outlet. It includes three identical mesh routers , covers homes with three to five bedrooms and can be pre-ordered today for $499. Read More »

Bethesda E3 Press Conference Recap

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For the real meat, continue below to see every detail revealed at the Bethesda E3 2017 press conference. The latter has been expected by most fans as the teaser trailer suggests that players can now play the game on a first person perspective. Read More »

NEW Penguins Win Second Straight Stanley Cup

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The puck does not remain other way how to be at the gate. Sidney Crosby was hailed as "The Next One" before he played his first National Hockey League game 12 years ago and he more than lived up to the hype on Sunday when he lifted a third Stanley Cup to cement his place among the all-time greats. Read More »

Uber CEO Kalanick to Take Leave of Absence

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Among the recommendations: Use performance reviews to hold senior leaders accountable for responding to employee complaints and increasing diversity at the company; enhance the independence of the board by adding more independent board sets and having an independent board chair; nominate a senior executive to ensure that the recommendations are implemented. Read More »

European refiners slow crude runs in May

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Crude has lost 10% of its value since late May, when Opec announced it would extend production cuts . The measures helped stabilise oil prices at the beginning of the year, with the worldwide benchmark Brent crude sticking above US$50 per barrel. Read More »

Boris Johnson Denies Plot to Topple UK PM May

That calculation backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped the Conservatives of their parliamentary majority . "As and when details are finalised both parties will put them forward". May's authority over her party was shattered by the election result. The Labour leader vowed to fight his Tory rival's attempt to run a minority government in an interview with the Sunday Mirror . Read More »

Destiny 2 and early PC beta access bundled with Nvidia 1080s

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The above video was published alongside Nvidia's announcement that it will be partnering with Bungie and Activision for the game. For a limited time, when you buy an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti or an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card, system, or laptop, you'll get Destiny 2 at PC launch and early access to the PC beta! Naturally, the PC platform is going to offer Destiny 2 fans the best graphics possible beyond those being offered on Sony and Microsoft's consoles. Read More »

IMac Pro: Apple launches powerful new desktop - starting at $4999

The 21.5in and the 5k iMac hadn't been updated since late 2015 with the Skylake, 6th generation Intel processors - the same as those used in the MacBook Pro when it launched in 2016. Even better is the fact that the base MacBook is getting something of a price cut, dropping to $1,299. The 13-inch MacBook Air also got some love with a new 1.8 GHz processor . Read More »

Fallout 4 will be playable in VR this October

These links leave Siliconera. We've talked about Fallout in VR before, lamenting the fact that it didn't have a release date. Specifically, the company announced that two games are now in development, one of which is Doom VFR . Here's the minute-long clip Bethesda released during its press conference to show it off. The latter has been expected by most fans as the teaser trailer suggests that players can now play the game on a first person perspective. Read More »

First Look At Xbox One Duke Controller, Will Feature Detachable Cable

However, one concern for many commentators and players alike was that this new console would only serve those people who already own a 4K television. Nintendo's recently-launchedTwitch, has won over fans by allowing them to snap up the console and a "Legend of Zelda" game that has become a popular must-play title amongst fans. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

Today's generation of players are bigger, faster and stronger and I just don't see how older teams would even begin to guard guys like Durant or Klay Thompson - giants who can run the floor, handle the ball, drive to the hoop, post up and shoot from way downtown. Read More »

South Korea President proposes co-hosting 2030 World Cup with North Korea

A suspected North Korean drone photographed a US missile defense system in South Korea before it crashed near the border where it was found last week, Seoul's Defense Ministry said Tuesday. On the same day South Korean defense officials spoke out about the fallen drone, a North Korean soldier defected to South Korea by crossing the heavily mined DMZ, according to Yonhap News Agency . Read More »

Mexico defender Moreno transfers from PSV to Roma

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Roma sign Hector Moreno from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven . Moreno has signed a four year contract with the capital club after a transfer fee of €6 million was agreed with PSV, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport. Moreno has been a rock for PSV these past few seasons and has been due for a move to one of Europe's top leagues. USA player Bobby Wood and Mexico's player Hector Moreno (15) and Carlos Salcedo in action during their World Cup 2018 qualifying match at Azteca Stadium, Mexico ... Read More »