• Hearings on Supreme Court nominees weren't envisioned by the Framers
Hearings on Supreme Court nominees weren't envisioned by the Framers

If confirmed, how do you think Judge Kavanaugh's appointment will affect the ideological balance of the court? If Kavanaugh wins confirmation, he would cement the conservative 5-4 tilt on the Supreme Court. More than any other red-state senator, Heitkamp has received a remarkable amount of help from Republicans to keep her job. "I think we've...

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  • Trump says he 'worked hard' on WC bid
Trump says he 'worked hard' on WC bid

The three North American countries are ready to serve as stewards that will usher in the largest FIFA World Cup in history, Reed added. The U.S. hosted in 1994. "I don't think there is any doubt that the American public is far more soccer literate whether that is because of the World Cup (in 1994) or the presence of MLS or the presence of wor...

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  • Alberto nears the Florida panhandle, bringing rain, gusty winds
Alberto nears the Florida panhandle, bringing rain, gusty winds

Acting FEMA Deputy Administrator Daniel Kaniewski said people in at-risk areas should keep tabs on the news and pay attention to alerts from local officials, ensure that they have good evacuation plans, and make sure that they have insurance that will cover flood damage.

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  • Alberto expected to make landfall Monday
Alberto expected to make landfall Monday

Monday morning, Alberto was moving at about 6 mph -down from 14 mph and then 12 mph on Sunday- with maximum sustained winds of about 65 mph. Overnight, Subtropical Storm Alberto approaching the Florida panhandle slowed down to half its speed but didn't lose any of its strength, according to the National Hurricane Center .

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  • Cruise Lines Monitor Subtropical Storm Alberto in Gulf of Mexico
Cruise Lines Monitor Subtropical Storm Alberto in Gulf of Mexico

Tropical storm warnings and watches have been issued for parts of the MS coast all the way to the western Gulf Coast of Florida. Residents can expect gusty wind near the coast, isolated tornados and localized flooding from heavy rainfall , the advisory says.

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  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released

According to Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan, the marriage of Black Ops 4 and Battle.net should make for an incredible combination. The standout change this time is the inclusion of a last-player-standing mode called Blackout , to provide PUBG or Fortnite style gaming fun.

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  • Battlefield V will be revealed next week
Battlefield V will be revealed next week

EA and DICE will be live streaming the reveal to the world via YouTube , Twitch , and other streaming services beginning at 4PM ET/1PM PT. Now, it looks as if the tease is correct, as the comedian and host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show , Trevor Noah, has confirmed that he will helm the official unveiling of the next sequel in EA's first-per...

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  • Facebook better at policing nudity than hate speech
Facebook better at policing nudity than hate speech

Facebook said it released the report to start a dialog about harmful content on the platform, and how it enforces community standards to combat it. presidency bid. Facebook said that Zuckerberg "has no plans to travel to the United Kingdom", said Damian Collins, the leader of the UK's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, in a statement...

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  • Surface Hub 2 puts a cool new spin on Microsoft's digital whiteboard
Surface Hub 2 puts a cool new spin on Microsoft's digital whiteboard

The Surface Hub 2 comes in a single 50.5-inch screen size with a 3:2 aspect ratio, the same as what you get on any of the Surface PC devices. It also has 4K cameras that rotate with the device, integrated speakers and far field microphones.

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  • Seven-year-old boy and pilot `critical' after Offaly air crash
Seven-year-old boy and pilot `critical' after Offaly air crash

All 16 parachutists onboard successfully made their exit from the plane but eyewitnesses on the ground saw the plane go down. It was carrying 16 parachutists who all made their jump from the aircraft. "I heard a bad roaring and it went straight down like a torpedo", Jimmy Slattery said. That's all I know. The plane was located about two kilomet...

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  • Microsoft and Amazon, BFF
Microsoft and Amazon, BFF

In the Build demo , after Microsoft's Megan Saunders said the initial "open Cortana " command to an Echo smart speaker, Cortana is programmed to say " Cortana here, how can I help? " . "We share a vision that there will be many intelligent agents working together to provide customers with a more helpful experience". Microsoft's skill set ...

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  • Nintendo Debunks Rumors of Nintendo Switch Virtual Console, Again
Nintendo Debunks Rumors of Nintendo Switch Virtual Console, Again

When the service launches , 20 of these games will be available at launch. For one , Nintendo will be adding more NES games to the Switch's online service regularly, which now sounds like it's going to work sort of like Netflix and allow subscribers to have access to any game they like without any extra cost beyond the subscri...

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  • Universal Studios Japan roller coaster stalls with thrill-seekers hanging upside down
Universal Studios Japan roller coaster stalls with thrill-seekers hanging upside down

However, a second carriage reportedly stopped at a height of somewhere between 20 and 30 metres above ground, while the ride was upside down, leaving passengers dangling facedown. Speaking to Japan's Mainichi newspaper , one 24-year-old woman said: 'It's scary to think if we had been on board. It resumed the ride on Tuesday night after a test ...

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  • IPhone X boosts Apple revenues
IPhone X boosts Apple revenues

San Francisco - Apple lavished cash on its shareholders like no company in history in the first three months of 2018 and it intends to keep doing so, making the iPhone maker's investors the clearest winners yet from 2017's sweeping United States corporate tax cuts.

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  • OnePlus Confirms That The OnePlus 6 Will Have A Glass Back
OnePlus Confirms That The OnePlus 6 Will Have A Glass Back

In terms of specifications , the OnePlus 6 is confirmed to come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor , clubbed with 6GB/8GB RAM and up to 256GB inbuilt storage . The device will be announced at an global event in London on 16 May . Chances are that this will only be available in India like last year's Star Wars phone .

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  • Amazon now delivers to your auto trunk in Tampa Bay
Amazon now delivers to your auto trunk in Tampa Bay

Amazon Prime customers who have set up the Key service select it on checkout. Volvo today touted Amazon Key In-Car as part of a growing array of digital consumer services that already includes programs that allow drivers to send calendar-based navigation destinations directly to their cars; find nearby gas stations; and get help finding thei...

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  • One Of The Best TV Shows, Homeland, Is Coming To An End
One Of The Best TV Shows, Homeland, Is Coming To An End

Claire is expecting her second child with her husband of nine years, Hugh Dancy . Claire Danes kept falling asleep between takes on the Homeland shoot because she felt "rotten" during her first trimester of pregnancy. Claire Danes made it clear today thatHomeland will end with Season 8. She has been leading Homeland's cast as bipolar C...

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  • Here's what Mark Zuckerberg will tell Congress Tuesday about Facebook's data mess
Here's what Mark Zuckerberg will tell Congress Tuesday about Facebook's data mess

Zuckerberg , who founded Facebook in his Harvard University dorm room in 2004, is fighting to demonstrate to critics that he is the right person to go on leading what has grown into one of the world's largest companies. Zuckerberg said Facebook came up with the 87 million figure by calculating the maximum number of friends that users could ha...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ 128GB Variants Launched in India
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ 128GB Variants Launched in India

We've heard this kind of thing before concerning previous devices, with the newly-launched Galaxy S9 being the latest letdown to feature a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor rather than one embedded in the display. The Galaxy A6 houses 3GB of RAM and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box making it easier for users who want the latest Androi...

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  • IPhone X Successor May Have an OLED Display with 5.85-inch Screen
IPhone X Successor May Have an OLED Display with 5.85-inch Screen

Apple has been driving an education program called Everyone Can Code in elementary schools and high schools around the US. The stock increased 2.47% or $4.07 during the last trading session, reaching $169.01. raised its position in Apple by 1.0% during the fourth quarter. They expect $1.07 EPS, up 7.00% or $0.07 from last year's $1 per share. A...

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