Google could face a $9bn EU fine for rigging search results in its favour A seven-year investigation into the world’s most popular internet search engine was triggered by scores of complaints from both US and European rivals

  EU antitrust regulators aim to slap a hefty fine on Alphabet unit Google over its shopping service before the summer break in August, two people familiar with the matter said, setting the stage for two other cases involving the US company. The European Commission’s decision will come after a seven-year investigation into the world’s most popularContinue reading “Google could face a $9bn EU fine for rigging search results in its favour A seven-year investigation into the world’s most popular internet search engine was triggered by scores of complaints from both US and European rivals”

Warriors Crush Cavaliers in NBA Finals Game 1

Cavaliers’ defense wilts against Warriors’ weapons OAKLAND, Calif. — Throughout the regular season the Cleveland Cavaliers struggled on defense, weighed down by poor habits, poor focus and, frankly, a roster loaded with offensive-minded players. 2017 NBA Finals: Full coverage We have you covered with the latest news, analysis and more. 2017 NBA Finals » HeadContinue reading “Warriors Crush Cavaliers in NBA Finals Game 1”

A naked woman appears at a garbage bin, and it sets off a fight

  A naked woman at a garbage bin has set off a dispute between city and property owner. The owner complained to the city of Bradenton about the naked woman using the ground as a bathroom while he was taking out the trash, the Bradenton Herald reports. But city says it’s his own fault. Why?Continue reading “A naked woman appears at a garbage bin, and it sets off a fight”

Alligator takes a dip in family’s swimming pool

  A family living in Florida’s Sarasota County was greeted by an unexpected visitor recently. Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene where an alligator was found at in their swimming pool. The animal, which measured between seven and eight feet, was eventually captured. This video from Deputy Lori Clark shows the incident.Continue reading “Alligator takes a dip in family’s swimming pool”

First Science Results from NASA’s Juno Mission Cloud-piercing science instruments make startling revelations

Early science results from NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter portray the largest planet in our solar system as a complex, gigantic, turbulent world, with Earth-sized polar cyclones, plunging storm systems that travel deep into the heart of the gas giant, and a mammoth, lumpy magnetic field that may indicate it was generated closer to theContinue reading “First Science Results from NASA’s Juno Mission Cloud-piercing science instruments make startling revelations”

How Many US High Schoolers Binge Drink?

Teen drinking has dropped in recent decades, but still about one-third of U.S. high schoolers say they drink alcohol, and one in six say they binge drink, according to a new report. The study, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, analyzed information from a yearly survey of high school students, conducted from 1991Continue reading “How Many US High Schoolers Binge Drink?”

Lester Holt: Trump ‘Makes a Fair Point’ About Democrat Hypocrisy On Comey

Trump: “Comey better hope that there are no tapes of our conversations.” NBC News anchor Lester Holt said following his interview with the president, that Trump handed him papers with around 20 quotes from Democrats slamming former FBI director James Comey, prior to his firing this week.

Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As ‘Herculean Accomplishment’

China has agreed to open up its markets to U.S. financial firms and agriculture exports as part of a new bilateral trade agreement, in a decision the Trump administration called a “herculean accomplishment.” The deal will allow the U.S. to export beef to China and the latter to export cooked poultry to the U.S. Furthermore,Continue reading “Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As ‘Herculean Accomplishment’”

Man jailed for life after pouring paint down his girlfriend’s throat and burning her alive

Man jailed for life after pouring paint down his girlfriend’s throat and burning her alive  

Teenager posts video of herself putting guinea pig in a microwave

Vitoria Muller apparently put a guinea pig in a microwave (Picture: CEN) A teenager has caused outrage after she apparently microwaved her pet guinea pig alive. Identified as Vitoria Muller, 16, from Brazil, she allegedly put the guinea pig into the microwave after being told to do so by some friends. The footage is distressing, butContinue reading “Teenager posts video of herself putting guinea pig in a microwave”

ATTACK THE FLACK: Beltway Reporters Go On A Rampage Against Sarah Huckabee Sanders

   ATTACK THE FLACK: Beltway Reporters Go On A Rampage Against Sarah Huckabee Sanders White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has an achilles heel. For one thing, she works for President Trump. For another, she’s in the hot seat behind that White House podium. And it’s not an easy place to be no matter whoContinue reading “ATTACK THE FLACK: Beltway Reporters Go On A Rampage Against Sarah Huckabee Sanders”

Trump Fires Back at ‘No-Talent’ Stephen Colbert: ‘His Show Was Dying’ Before He Started Attacking Me

President Donald Trump fired back at Stephen Colbert in an interview this week following the Late Show host’s profanity-filled attacks on him during a segment on his show this month. In an interview with Time magazine published Thursday, the commander-in-chief took on Colbert, who told a series of crude jokes about Trump during last week’s Monday broadcast that culminated in the host calling Trump’sContinue reading “Trump Fires Back at ‘No-Talent’ Stephen Colbert: ‘His Show Was Dying’ Before He Started Attacking Me”

Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane, Teammates Stinkin’ Mad Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane … Teammates Stinkin’ Mad

TECHNICAL FOUL It was stank on a plane for the Toronto Raptors … when 7-foot center Jonas Valanciunas blew a fart on the team jet and nearly killed all of his teammates. P.J. Tucker captured the aftermath (asstermath) on video — showing stars like Demar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry and others struggling to breathe. But the funniestContinue reading “Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane, Teammates Stinkin’ Mad Toronto Raptors Star Farts on Team Plane … Teammates Stinkin’ Mad”

ABC Cancels Conservative Tim Allen Sitcom ‘Last Man Standing’ Despite Strong Ratings

ABC has cancelled its Tim Allen-starring sitcom Last Man Standing after six seasons, the network confirmed Wednesday. ABC and production partner 20th Century Fox TV had reportedly usually negotiated over licensing fees for the comedy series before each season; this time, according to Deadline, there was no negotiation, and the network simply pulled the plugContinue reading “ABC Cancels Conservative Tim Allen Sitcom ‘Last Man Standing’ Despite Strong Ratings”

‘Confused’ MSNBC Host Relentlessly Hammers Maxine Waters for Previous Comey Comments, And it is Glorious