Money

Merkel says climate change is ‘a fact,’ laments USA stance

Armin Laschet, a senior Christian Democrat, urged his party to end the dispute with the CSU quickly, saying it had strengthened extreme groups. And while it's true that Germa..., [Full Article...]

Culture

Rapper XXXTentacion is killed in Florida

Rapper XXXTentacion is killed in Florida Prominent figures from the music world and beyond are expressing shock and sadness at the shooting death of 20-year-old rap breakout XXXTentacion earlier today. In dispatch audio obtained by TMZ , the Broward County Sheriff's Office said the shooting was a "possible drive-by". XXXTentacion has faced several legal issues and was now awa... [Full Article...]

Tech

PlayStation Hits re-releases top PS4 games on the cheap

PlayStation Hits re-releases top PS4 games on the cheap Today, an ex-Sony developer explained that the decision to block PlayStation 4 cross-platform play is all about the money. "Smedley posted a tweet saying "... Sony issued a response to the backlash , but it didn't exactly assuage concerns. If you own Rocket League or Minecraft on Switch, you can play with your friends on Xbox One or PC, b... [Full Article...]

Research

Antarctica’s ice sheet is melting 3 times faster than before

Antarctica’s ice sheet is melting 3 times faster than before The planet's largest ice sheet is now losing more than 240 billion tons of ice every year ― a threefold increase from less than a decade ago. From 1992 to 2011, Antarctica lost almost 84 billion tons of ice a year (76 billion metric tons). [Full Article...]

Sport

Saudi team safe after aircraft's 'technical failure'

Saudi team safe after aircraft's 'technical failure' Players and officials of Saudi Arabia have arrived safely in Rostov-on-Don for their match with Uruguay on Wednesday after an engine on their plane caught fire . Interest in football amongst Russians has soared after the national team beat Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the first game of the 2018 World Cup , new research has shown. [Full Article...]

People

How Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's Position On Separating Immigrant Families Has Changed

How Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's Position On Separating Immigrant Families Has Changed It also forbids the breakup of illegal immigrant families provided there is no record of "aggravated criminal conduct or threat of harm to the children". Cruz is favored to win reelection in bright-red Texas, but is facing an unexpectedly lively challenge from Democratic Rep. Marco Covarrubias, a US citizen who was born in Mexico and attended th... [Full Article...]