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Avalanche in French Alps Leaves 5 Children Missing

January 13, 2016 6:20 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1710
A school group visiting the French Alps found themselves victim to mother nature on Wednesday when an avalanche struck without warning. One child is confirmed dead at this point and at least four other students are missing. Rescuers happened to stumble upon the group after they received word of the avalanche. When they arrived four… View Article

North Korea Sentences Canadian Pastor to Life in Labor Camp

December 16, 2015 6:40 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1622
The highest court in North Korea has sentenced South Korean Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim to life in a hard labor camp after they found him guilty of conspiring against the North Korean government for the last 18 years. Lim was arrested in North Korea last year after being caught helping North Korean citizens defect… View Article

Mozilla Drops Out of the Smartphone Race, Canceling Firefox OS

December 11, 2015 3:09 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1741
After trying to compete in an already dominated market by Apple and Google, Mozilla has officially decided to retire its smartphone operating system Firefox OS which failed to make any real impact since it’s release. Mozilla announced on Tuesday that despite high hopes for the OS, it simply didn’t make a connection with the users…. View Article

The End of Gmail Could Be On the Horizon

December 8, 2015 2:15 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1711
It seems Google may be looking to phase out its popular email service Gmail since users are currently finding themselves being redirected to “Inbox by Google” when logging into the domain Gmail.com. Currently, a pop-up appears when users login to their accounts which states: “Thanks for trying Inbox! To make it easier we’ve updated Gmail… View Article

New York to London Super Highway Proposed

November 30, 2015 5:00 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1802
You may be able to drive to London one day if a new proposal has its way. The project which is being developed by Russian Transportation Services, would link a U.S highway through Asia and Russia, before ultimately connecting New York to London. Currently being called the Trans-EurAsian Belt Development, the roadway would encompass over… View Article

Apple Prepares for the 4th Generation of Apple TV

November 2, 2015 5:03 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1512
The Apple TV had a soft launch this past Friday in several countries worldwide, allowing early adopters a chance to play around and explore the new features of the highly anticipated 4th generation version of the popular streaming service. While many consumers were on the fence about upgrading to the new Apple TV, it seems… View Article

Target Rolls Out New Savings Technology

August 7, 2015 12:15 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1929
Target is looking to get ahead of the competition this year by rolling out a new smartphone technology that allows shoppers to get money saving offers while they shop. Known as ‘The Beacon’ the technology is accessed once the user allows it to interact with their smartphone. It works simple enough, as you shop the… View Article
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Two Double Decker Tour Buses Collide in Times Square

August 19, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2182
A sightseeing bus sideswiped another double-decker in Times Square, pushing it onto a sidewalk bustling with tourists and toppling a traffic-light pole. The Tuesday afternoon collision near a discount theater ticket booth at Seventh Avenue and West 47th Street injured at least 15 people, most of whom were taken to hospitals. None of the injuries… View Article

Some MH17 Bodies May ‘Never Be Found’

August 7, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1661
All remains of the 298 people who died on downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in rebel-held east Ukraine may never be recovered, Dutch police chief Gerard Bouman said on Monday. “I would love to give a guarantee that all the remains will come back, and all possessions, but… I believe the chances are not very… View Article

One Dead After Lightning Strikes Water At California Beach

August 5, 2014 2:30 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1541
One man died and at least eight people were injured on Sunday in a lightning strike during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles, officials said. The bolt of electricity made a loud crack that sounded like an explosion on a warm and overcast afternoon, witnesses said. “I heard this crackle and there… View Article