J. Cole Announces 4 Your Eyez Only World Tour
The tour kicks off stateside in June with scheduled stops in St. Louis, Los Angeles, Brooklyn, and Atlanta. Cole will then travel overseas from September through December. Cole's first 13 dates will take place at smaller, intimate venues, with the next ...and more »
World's top Apple insider just revealed a new iPhone 8 feature that's a literal game-changer
We're a week away from seeing the unveiling of the next-generation LG G6 and about a month away from watching Samsung take the wraps off its hotly anticipated new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagship phones. So naturally, Apple's upcoming new iPhone ...and more »
- Network World
Kubernetes is now generally available on Azure Container Service
Microsoft and Google don't get along all that often, but they do agree on using Kubernetes for cloud container orchestration. Kubernetes is generally available for use with Azure Container Service, Microsoft's managed cloud container hosting offering ...and more »
Rhythm Section: Exporting house music from Peckham to the World
Wandering through Elephant And Castle Shopping Centre on a winter evening trying to find the legendary Palace Superbowl, I bump into Rhythm Section founder Bradley Zero, alongside NTS host and Honest Jon's employee Zakia Sewell and YAM Records' ...
- Financial Times
A world perspective on food shortages
This week's declaration of famine in parts of South Sudan shows that while lettuce and courgette shortages in Europe captured media attention, it is important to keep things in perspective. The rest of the world continues to fight lasting food ...and more »
India Win ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier 2017 Final
Harmanpreet Kaur blasted a six in the penultimate delivery to power India to a one-wicket win over South Africa in a last-ball thriller at the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier Final. Press Trust of India. Read Time: 2-min. India Win ICC Women's World ...
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- India women beat South Africa by 1 wicket in World Cup Qualifiers final
Times of India
COLOMBO: Harmanpreet Kaur blasted a six in the penultimate delivery to power India to a one-wicket win over South Africa in a last-ball thriller at the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier Final at P Sara Oval here on Tuesday. Needing nine off six balls ...and more »
- Popular Science
La Paz adapts to a world without water
When the glaciers that fed La Paz, Bolivia, its water vanished, citizens woke to dry taps, civil unrest—and a Water General's reign. The early-morning sunshine, sharp and unfiltered in the high Andean altitude, flashes off the Water General's sunglasses.
This Is The World's First Cryptocurrency Issued By A Hedge Fund
With performance falling, investors fleeing and offices closing, hedge funds had a rough 2016. But San Francisco-based Numerai was just getting started. Instead of relying on the genius of a single person or small team, the firm uses encrypted data ...and more »
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Alexei Smertin named as Russia's anti-racism inspector before 2018 World Cup
Alexei Smertin will take charge of the Russian FA's attempts to combat racism. Photograph: Mikhail Japaridze/TASS. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on ...and more »
World Of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Heroes Of The Storm Losing Windows XP, Vista Support
The announcement was made on the studio's forum by community manager Nate Valenta, who said the "vast majority" of players for each of those games had moved on to newer iterations of Microsoft's PC operating system. "Microsoft ceased mainstream ...and more »
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These are the world's most boring jobs
Your job might be stressful, confusing, high-pressured or pointless – but one of the very worst things it could be is boring. We spend a lot of our life at work – and as we all know, it's practically a scientific fact that time goes about ten times ...and more »
Bodies of 74 migrants wash ashore in Libya
Scores of bodies of African migrants washed ashore in Libya, in the western city of Zawiya on the Mediterranean Sea, a spokesman for the Libyan Red Crescent said on Tuesday. The drownings — at least 74 bodies were found in Zawiya — are the latest ...
Bodies of dozens of migrants wash ashore in western LibyaThe Guardianall 55 news articles »
- How to Stand Firm in a Runaway World
Psychology Today (blog)
Are you buying one self-help book after another without really becoming happy? Do you fall for mindfulness one month and positive psychology the next? Are you constantly seeking self-improvement through therapy or life-coaching? If so you are likely ...
World Buys More Weapons Than Ever Before, India Tops List
Global arms sales over the last five years reached their highest level since 1990, with India continuing to top the charts as the world's largest defense importer, a report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute has found. Between ...
Global arms trade reaches highest point since cold war eraThe Guardianall 73 news articles »
This Is the World's New Top Producer of Crude Oil
Saudi Arabia has once again been overtaken in December as the world's top crude oil producer. Citing figures from the Joint Organization Data Initiative, Bloomberg reports that first place now falls to Russia, which produced on average 10.49 million ...
Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World's Top Crude Oil ProducerBloomberg
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Here's Why The World's Biggest Brands Are Blacklisting Breitbart
“Many of our global clients have already requested that we block this site on our activity.” posted on Feb. 20, 2017, at 5:24 p.m.. Mark Di Stefano. BuzzFeed News Political Editor, Australia. Tweet. Tumblr. Stumble. Bookmark it ...and more »
This FinTech CEO Is Making Money Instantly Available Anywhere In The World
The consumer financial services industry currently boasts a $33.5 billion market cap globally, supplying consumers with various loans and lines of credit. For years, the most common and accurate way of indicating whether consumers qualify for an ...
- CTV News
'The world came down on us': NS father warning others after snow tunnel collapses
A man from Lawrencetown, N.S., is urging caution when it comes to snow forts after one collapsed on him and two teens. Steve Bayers says he had been stockpiling snow beside his garage ever since last week's blizzard, for the lone purpose of building a ...and more »
- ESPN FC
World waiting to 'kill' Manchester City for loss to Monaco - Pep Guardiola
Man City boss Pep Guardiola praises Monaco's attacking duo of Radamel Falcao and Valere Germain ahead of their UCL clash. Pep Guardiola says the football world will "kill" Manchester City if they fail to impress in Tuesday's Champions League ...and more »
'Mismatch' between the way our senses evolved and modern world is making us ill, experts warn - The IndependentThe Independent
'Mismatch' between the way our senses evolved and modern world is making us ill, experts warn
The modern world is radically at odds with the way human senses have evolved, helping to make us short-sighted, obese and depressed, scientists have warned. Spending large amounts of time indoors under artificial light and staring at computer screens ...
Trump names HR McMaster as national security adviser
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Lt.-Gen. Herbert Raymond McMaster would be his new national security adviser, replacing Michael Flynn, again turning to the U.S. military to play a central role on his foreign policy team. Trump also ...and more »
When It Comes To Bad Urban Traffic, Los Angeles Leads The World
Sure Los Angeles has been a U.S. symbol of bad traffic for decades, but it turns out the city's freeways and streets are so clogged that it was also the global leader in urban congestion in 2016. That's the finding of a new study by transportation ...
Thailand has 'world's most congested traffic'Bangkok Post
Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as world's most clogged cityCNBC
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The Short List of Famous People Who Think the Earth Is Flat (Yes, Really)
NBA star Kyrie Irving made headlines last week when he revealed that he believes that the world was flat, and surprisingly he's not the only famous person who doesn't believe the globe is … well, a globe. Over NBA All-Star weekend, Irving's comments ...and more »
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Shocker! World's first self-driving car race ends in a crash
The world's first race on a professional track involving self-driving cars ended, not surprisingly, with a crash. As part of the Roborace competition held in Buenos Aires over the weekend, one of the two self-driving Devbot vehicles involved in the ...and more »
World of Warcraft's gold rush has upended Blizzard's economy
There has been an economic panic in World of Warcraft. On Feb. 6, Blizzard changed the rules, allowing players to exchange WoW Tokens for Battle.net balance. That means that gold you earn or buy in World of Warcraft can now be used in any Blizzard ...and more »
- The Hindu
A brave new self-help world - The Hindu
While it is easy to laugh off or flatly dismiss U.S. President Donald Trump's 'un-American' policies, a closer look at the larger context of his actions, articulations ...and more »
- The Hindu
A brave new self-help world
While it is easy to laugh off or flatly dismiss U.S. President Donald Trump's 'un-American' policies, a closer look at the larger context of his actions, articulations and their potential implications indicates the onset of a whole new world order, one ...and more »
So Far 'Horizon Zero Dawn' Feels Too Much Like Other Open World Games
Things are finally starting to warm up for me in Sony's new PS4 open-world action game Horizon Zero Dawn. After a long, tedious introduction to the game's post-apocalyptic world, which saw protagonist Aloy grow from a girl to a young woman through an ...
Horizon Zero Dawn review: a greatest hits collection of open-world gamesThe Verge
'Horizon Zero Dawn' made me fall in love with open-world RPGsEngadget
Johnson takes over world No. 1 ranking
When Dustin Johnson tapped in his final putt on the 18th hole at Riviera, he not only won the Genesis Open, but moved to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking. In the process, he finally fulfilled the potential that observers and fellow golfers have ...
Golf's new world No. 1, Dustin Johnson's career defined by consistencyCBSSports.com
Dustin Johnson takes place of Jason Day as golf's world No1 after win in LAThe Guardian
Dustin Johnson wins Gen
- The Guardian
World's largest sailing yacht impounded in Gibraltar
The superyacht 'Sailing Yacht A', above, has a helipad, onboard swimming pool, and underwater observation pod. Photograph: David Parody/AP. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share ...and more »
What to expect at Mobile World Congress 2017
This year's CES didn't offer much in the way of mobile excitement. No surprise, really. The past several years have seen many of the biggest players in the space opt for their own stage to make big announcements — or just hold off a month and a half ...and more »
Sponsors Shying Away From FIFA as Russia World Cup Draws Near
With 16 months to go before the next staging of soccer's flagship event, corporate sponsors aren't in a rush to have their names attached to the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia. Tournament organizer FIFA has signed just one new top-tier level partner, ...and more »
- The Atlantic
The Post-Human World
Like The Atlantic? Subscribe to The Atlantic Daily, our free weekday email newsletter. Famine, plague, and war. These have been the three scourges of human history. But today, people in most countries are more likely to die from eating too much ...and more »
Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World's Top Crude Oil Producer
Russia overtook Saudi Arabia as the world's largest crude producer in December, when both countries started restricting supplies ahead of agreed cuts with other global producers to curb the worst glut in decades. Russia pumped 10.49 million barrels a ...and more »
Trump again takes aim at 'dishonest media' at Florida rally
After four tumultuous weeks of governing, U.S. President Donald Trump is out of the White House doing what he loves best — campaigning. Trump again took aim at what he called the "dishonest media." With greetings from Trump, Pence says U.S. committed ...and more »
- BBC Sport
World Club Series: Warrington Wolves 27-18 Brisbane Broncos
Warrington Wolves achieved the first win for an English club over Australian opponents since 2012 as they beat Brisbane Broncos in the first match of the 2017 World Club Series. Kevin Brown excelled on his Wire debut, scoring a try in the second minute.
Brisbane Broncos sunk by Warrington Wolves in world club seriesThe Sydney Morning Heraldall 70 news articles »
2 dead as torrents of rain hit southern California
A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least two people. The storm — feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the ocean ...and more »
- CNN International
Mikaela Shiffrin wins historic third straight world slalom title
(CNN) At just 21, Mikaela Shiffrin has already achieved more than most professional skiers do in a lifetime. In St. Moritz Saturday, Shiffrin became the first woman since Germany's Christl Cranz back in 1939 to win three slalom World Championship golds ...
Marcel Hirscher wins giant slalom world title after plane incidentCBC.caall 31 news articles »
- CBS News
Omar Ahmad Rahman, "Blind Sheik" suspected in World Trade Center bombing, dead at 78
Last Updated Feb 18, 2017 5:13 PM EST. Omar Ahmad Rahman, the so-called “Blind Sheik” convicted of plotting terror attacks in the United States in the 1990s, died Saturday in a federal prison where he was serving a life sentence. He was 78. Rahman died ...and more »
- Chicago Tribune
Cubs' Jason Heyward unaware of popularity of World Series speech
Jason Heyward's speech during the Game 7, 10th-inning rain delay was so popular that Lego included it as part of its version of the 2016 World Series. But the Cubs' right field was unaware of the Lego version as well as the popularity of his speech.and more »
- The Guardian
Omar Abdel-Rahman, convicted in 1993 World Trade Center bombing, dies at 78
Omar Abdel-Rahman and his followers were found guilty after a nine-month trial of conspiring with the perpetrator but were not directly charged in the deadly attack. Photograph: Khaled Elfiqi/EPA. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email
'Blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in US prisonReuters
Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman, linked to 1993 World Trade
Muir and Farah break European records as IAAF World Indoor Tour climaxes in Birmingham - International Association of Athletics FederationsInternational Association of Athletics Federations
Muir and Farah break European records as IAAF World Indoor Tour climaxes in Birmingham
International Association of Athletics Federations
Laura Muir would be the first to agree that two out of three ain't bad. The Briton achieved two of her three record targets at the Muller Indoor Grand Prix in Birmingham on Saturday (18), providing the highlight of the season-capping IAAF World Indoor ...and more »
- The Times of Israel
Russia calls for end to Western-dominated world order
The Times of Israel
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (R) attends a working session during a meeting of Foreign Ministers of the G20 leading and developing economies at the World Conference Center in Bonn, western Germany, February 17, 2017. (AFP/Sascha ...
Mike Pence widens US rift with Europe over Nato defence spendingThe Guardian
Pence Backs NATO; Russian Official Touts a New World OrderWall Street Journal (s
- The indy100
The most inventive places in the world, mapped
Yes, the US is responsible for Donald Trump. But we also have it to thank for Oreos and Friends. But another thing the US has given the rest of the world is innovative technologies. It has had by far more patents registered than anywhere else in the world.
Mikaela Shiffrin crushes slalom at world championships to win her third straight title in that discipline - The Denver PostThe Denver Post
Mikaela Shiffrin crushes slalom at world championships to win her third straight title in that discipline
The Denver Post
Mikaela Shiffrin competes in the women's giant slalom race at the 2017 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in St Moritz on Feb. 16, 2017. By John Meyer | firstname.lastname@example.org | The Denver Post. PUBLISHED: February 18, 2017 at 9:36 am | UPDATED: ...
Alpine World Ski Championships: Mikaela Shiffrin wins third world slalom goldBBC Sportall 193 news articles
World's fattest woman loses ONE STONE A DAY waiting for life-saving weight loss surgery - Mirror.co.ukDaily Mail
World's fattest woman loses ONE STONE A DAY waiting for life-saving weight loss surgery
The world's fattest woman - who had to be lifted out of bed by a crane - has lost a whopping one stone a DAY as she waits for a life-saving weight loss op. Seventy-eight stone Eman Ahmed was flown from her home in Egypt to India on a specially modified ...
How the world's fattest woman has lost 66lbs in FIVE DAYS ahead of her lifesaving treatment in IndiaDaily Mailall 12 news art
Amazing contortionist Mohammed Alsheikh breaks world record at ...
Mohammed Alsheikh has made it into the Guinness World Records for having a seemingly elastic body.
Video: 13-year-old Palestinian athlete dubbed 'Spider-Boy' breaks contortion world recordGuinness World Recordsall 4 news articles »
Sergey Lavrov: I hope world chooses post-West order
Speaking in Munich, Russian foreign minister calls NATO a Cold War relic while Pence pledges 'unwavering' US commitment. 18 Feb 2017 18:01 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...
Russia Says It Wants a 'Post-West World Order'TIME
Lavrov calls for 'post-West' world order; dismisses NATO as Cold War relicDeutsche Welle
Russia seeks pragmatic US ties and "post-West" world orderYahoo News
- The Independent
These will be the 32 most powerful economies in the world by 2050
By 2050, the world is likely to have changed drastically from what we know now, and the planet's economic and financial landscape will be no exception. A report from professional services giant PwC looks at which economies around the world will be the ...