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OnePlus Watch update isn't enough to save the maligned smartwatch

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:30:30 +0000

While the OnePlus Watch's new features aren't going to turn heads, they're a step in the right direction.

The future of farming could be based on Linux

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:30:21 +0000

The AgStack Foundation ropes in all stakeholders to create an open and collaborative community for the agriculture sector.

New York could ban crypto mining over environmental concerns

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:01:00 +0000

Cryptocurrency mining could be suspended in the state of New York for a period of three years.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G release date, price, news, leaks and rumors

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:43:15 +0000

The Xiaomi Mi 11 is getting a 'Lite' sibling - here's everything we know.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE release date, price, news, specs and leaks

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:37:25 +0000

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is likely to land in 2021 and we're starting to hear rumors about it.

Google Pixel 6 release date, price, specs, news and leaks

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:36:28 +0000

When will see the see the Google Pixel 6? Expect the next-gen smartphone this year, and here's what we know so far.

GoDaddy launches new WooCommerce extensions

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:36:06 +0000

GoDaddy presses play on new WooCommerce extensions for managed WordPress eCommerce hosting.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra's price is too high - despite what Xiaomi's CEO says

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:30:51 +0000

The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra costs... a lot. While the company founder has explained why, the reasoning is flawed.

Waiting for the Sony Xperia 1 III? This new Sony phone is a pro-level alternative

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:29:22 +0000

Combining video monitoring and 5G uploading, the Xperia Pro is a pricey but premium piece of kit.

Google says some employees can WFH permanently

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:24:12 +0000

Leaked email reveals Google’s “hybrid” return to work policy.

Productivity rebounds at solid 5.4% rate in first quarter

Thu, 06 May 2021 08:54:30 -0400

U.S. productivity posted a sharp rebound in the January-March quarter after having fallen in the previous quarter

US unemployment claims fall to a pandemic low of 498,000

Thu, 06 May 2021 08:49:16 -0400

The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to 498,000, the lowest point since the viral pandemic struck 14 months ago and a sign of the job market’s growing strength as businesses reopen and consumers step up spending

US jobless claims drop to 498,000, a new pandemic low, as layoffs slow further with economy strengthening

Thu, 06 May 2021 08:31:57 -0400

US jobless claims drop to 498,000, a new pandemic low, as layoffs slow further with economy strengthening

EU lets US, Canada, Norway join military mobility project

Thu, 06 May 2021 05:45:45 -0400

The European Union is letting the United States, Canada and Norway join a major military project aimed at speeding up the deployment of troops and equipment around Europe

Prosecutors defend nightly sleep checks on Ghislaine Maxwell

Thu, 06 May 2021 02:29:46 -0400

Federal prosecutors say Ghislaine Maxwell is not under suicide watch, but it's still necessary to flashlight into her cell every 15 minutes as she sleeps while she awaits a sex trafficking trial

National Day of Prayer inspires pleas for unity and justice

Thu, 06 May 2021 00:04:46 -0400

U.S. soldiers were fighting in Korea when President Harry Truman signed a congressional resolution calling for an annual National Day of Prayer

Today in History

Thu, 06 May 2021 00:01:46 -0400

Today in History Today is Thursday, May 6, the 126th day of 2021. There are 239 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 6, 1954, medical student Roger Bannister broke the four-minute mile during a track meet in Oxford, England, in 3:59.4. On this date: In 1527, unpaid troops loyal to Holy Roman Emperor Charles V attacked Rome, forcing Pope Clement VII to flee to safety; some scholars mark the ensuing sack of the city as the end of the Renaissance in Italy. In 1882, President Chester Alan Arthur signed the Chinese Exclusion Act, which barred Chinese immigrants from the U.S. for 10 years (Arthur had opposed an earlier version with a 20-year ban). In 1910, Britain’s Edwardian era ended with the death of King Edward VII; he was succeeded by George V. In 1915, Babe Ruth hit his first major-league home run as a player for the Boston Red Sox. In 1937, the hydrogen-filled German airship Hindenburg caught fire and crashed while attempting to dock at...

Records: Speed likely factor in fatal Arizona tour bus crash

Wed, 05 May 2021 23:08:54 -0400

A crash report on a tour bus that flipped on its way to the Grand Canyon, killing one passenger, doesn't draw any conclusions about the cause

Four people killed when plane crashes into Mississippi home

Wed, 05 May 2021 22:49:16 -0400

Authorities say a small plane carrying three people to a university graduation crashed into a house in Mississippi, killing an occupant of the home and three Texas residents

San Francisco women stabbed amid wave of attacks on Asians

Wed, 05 May 2021 22:44:14 -0400

Two elderly Asian women were stabbed without warning as they waited for a bus in downtown San Francisco in the latest in a series of attacks against Asian Americans nationwide since the start of the pandemic

Whip reform group set up

Thu, 06 May 2021 13:09:00 BST

Leading trainer John Gosden plus jockeys Tom Scudamore and PJ McDonald will form part of the Whip Consultation Steering Group which will take an active role in the upcoming public consultation on the issue.

Villa Park to be offered to stage Champions League final

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:56:00 BST

Aston Villa have approached the FA and UEFA to offer Villa Park as the venue for the Champions League final and avoid the need for around 8,000 English fans to travel to Istanbul for the event.

Barcelona hold initial talks over Aguero deal

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:46:00 BST

Barcelona have held initial talks with representatives of Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero over a free transfer this summer.

Big-race targets for Parachute

Thu, 06 May 2021 13:07:00 BST

Parachute's emphatic Newmarket victory has put Ed Walker in a quandary as he assesses Royal Ascot options for his Derby entry.

Pfizer to provide vaccines for Tokyo Olympic athletes

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:40:00 BST

The International Olympic Committee has accepted an offer from Pfizer to provide vaccines to athletes and support staff preparing to compete in Tokyo in July.

Boult to miss first Test versus England

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:59:00 BST

New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult will miss at least the first Test of this summer's tour of England.

Simmonds, Aki, Conan, Hill in 37-man Lions squad

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:45:00 BST

Exeter Chiefs back-row Sam Simmonds, who last played for England in 2018, has been included in a 37-man British and Irish Lions squad to face South Africa. 

Rangers' Jack on road to recovery after calf operation

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:27:00 BST

Rangers midfielder Ryan Jack hopes to hit the ground running next season after successful surgery.

Sheeran named as Ipswich shirt sponsor

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:25:00 BST

Ed Sheeran has been revealed as the new shirt sponsor for Ipswich Town.

Alun Wyn Jones confirmed as Lions captain

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:15:00 BST

Alun Wyn Jones has been confirmed as the British and Irish Lions tour captain for their 2021 series vs South Africa.

Alt-Pop Band January Jane Try To Find The Best ‘Versions Of You’ In Their New Music Video

Thu, 06 May 2021 13:00:18 +0000

Dubbed ‘perfect for the ‘20s,' rockers January Jane blend quantum physics, selfie culture, romance, and an 808 to create a transcendent experience in their new jam, ‘Versions Of You.’

Prince William & Kate Middleton Send Archie, 2, Birthday Love Amidst Tension With Harry & Meghan

Thu, 06 May 2021 12:11:05 +0000

Despite the royal family's current drama with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the pair's son, Archie, still received birthday love from Prince William and Kate Middleton, as well as Prince Charles.

Caitlyn Jenner Faces Backlash For Complaint About Friends Leaving CA Over Homeless People

Thu, 06 May 2021 11:52:47 +0000

While discussing her run for governor of California with Sean Hannity, Caitlyn Jenner drew criticism for her comments about the state's homeless population.

Kylie Jenner Breaks Ground On $15M 5-Acre Lot To Build Mega Mansion Near Kris & Khloe — Pic

Thu, 06 May 2021 05:15:31 +0000

From makeup maven to real estate mogul! Kylie Jenner is building her dream 18,000 sq. foot home near big sister Khloé Kardashian and mom Kris!

Willow Smith Makes Jada Pinkett Cry By Reuniting Her Rock Band For Mother’s Day — Watch

Thu, 06 May 2021 04:56:32 +0000

Willow Smith proved she's an incredible thoughtful daughter -- as well as quite a rocker -- by reuniting her mom Jada Pinkett's metal band for a scorching Mother's Day performance.

Khloe Kardashian Plays In Toy Snack Shop With Daughter True, 3, In Cute New Videos — Watch

Thu, 06 May 2021 04:01:31 +0000

Khloe Kardashian took to her Instagram to share several new videos of her adorable daughter True playing with fake food and making her mom a cup of 'coffee' in her toy snack store.

‘Chicago P.D.’s Marina Squerciati: Burgess & Ruzek Are ‘Family’ After Her Latest Big Decision

Thu, 06 May 2021 03:06:17 +0000

Burgess made an important decision about Ruzek during the May 5 episode of 'Chicago P.D.' HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY with Marina Squerciati about what that Burgess and Ruzek moment means for their future.

Kendall Jenner Stuns In Tiny Yellow Bikini & Cowboy Hat In Sexy New Mirror Selfie

Thu, 06 May 2021 02:19:32 +0000

Kendall Jenner was ready to celebrate Cinco de Mayo! The model accessorized with a gold beaded chain and hat as she snapped the selfies.

‘Chicago Fire’s Miranda Rae Mayo Weighs In On Stellaride’s Future: ‘She Wants A Ring’

Thu, 06 May 2021 02:00:54 +0000

'Chicago Fire' star Miranda Rae Mayo breaks down Stella's pivotal episode, what's next for Stellaride, and more in our EXCLUSIVE interview.

Teresa Giudice’s ‘Amazing’ Boyfriend Luis Ruelas Finally Makes His ‘RHONJ’ Debut

Thu, 06 May 2021 02:00:40 +0000

After weeks of talking about her mystery man, Teresa Giudice finally filmed with her boyfriend during the May 5 episode of 'RHONJ'.

New HBO Max True Crime Miniseries Turns Elizabeth Olsen Into an Axe-Wielding Maniac

Wed, 05 May 2021 18:16:18 PDT

Elizabeth Olsen is set to play axe wielding murderer Candy Montgomery in the HBO Max limited true crime series Love and Death.

Zack Snyder Would Love to Make a Star Wars Movie, But Doesn't Think He'd Survive It

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:36:35 PDT

Zack Snyder says he would love to direct a Star Wars movie, though he's not sure he would survive the endeavor.

Indiana Jones 5 Script Has Mads Mikkelsen Excited: It Was Everything I Wished It to Be

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:02:21 PDT

Mads Mikkelsen is joining Harrison Ford for the latest movie in the Indiana Jones franchise and is 'very, very excited about it' after reading the script.

J.J. Abrams Won't Direct the Superman Remake, But Will Have a Large Footprint on the DCEU

Wed, 05 May 2021 16:40:59 PDT

With Warner Bros. moving away from the Snyderverse, J.J. Abrams is poised to have a large role in shaping the DC universe.

Leprechaun Vampire Spinoff Vamprechaun Almost Brought Back Warwick Davis

Wed, 05 May 2021 16:13:01 PDT

The makers of the Leprechaun movie wanted to make a film about a Vampire-Leprechaun hybrid creature.

Captain Marvel 2 Synopsis Brings The Marvels Together for One Cosmic Adventure

Wed, 05 May 2021 15:41:55 PDT

A now surfaced logline for The Marvels confirms the team-up of Brie Larson's Captain Marvel, Teyonah Parris' Monica Rambeau, and Iman Vellani's Ms. Marvel.

Joker 2 Is Still Being Planned at Warner Bros.

Wed, 05 May 2021 15:19:42 PDT

While official updates have been few and far between a sequel to Joaquin Phoenix's Joker is still in the works.

Zack Snyder Has Delayed The Fountainhead Because He Thinks It Will Freak Everyone Out

Wed, 05 May 2021 14:47:28 PDT

Zack Snyder's planned adaptation The Fountainhead has been pushed back indefinitely by the filmmaker.

Marvel's Blade and DC's Superman Reboot Are Both Searching for a Black Director

Wed, 05 May 2021 14:29:10 PDT

Marvel Studios and DC Films have reportedly been considering the same names as each studio looks to hire Black directors for their upcoming Blade and Superman reboots.

The Waterbed Ghost Lashes Out in a Terrifying New Look at The Conjuring 3

Wed, 05 May 2021 13:40:51 PDT

A new image from The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It teases a big, waterbed based scare.

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