• US Company Is Implanting Microchips in Its Employees
US Company Is Implanting Microchips in Its Employees

CEO Todd Westby hopes the chip technology will eventually be used in air travel, public transit and retail. Of course, the company was quick to point out that the devices absolutely voluntary. When Epicenter , a Swedish startup hub, did the same thing, CNBC criticized that "While biologically safe, the data generated by the chips can show how ...

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  • Bay County beach still closed due to bacteria levels
Bay County beach still closed due to bacteria levels

Of the 217 beaches monitored by the New Jersey Cooperative Coastal Monitoring, advisories were issued for just five beaches after new testing on Wednesday. The full list can be found at the state Department of Environmental Protection's website. Advisories are posted when water samples exceed the state's quality standard for the presence of en...

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  • Murphy Names Sheila Oliver Running Mate; Guadagno Said to Eye Carlos Rendo
Murphy Names Sheila Oliver Running Mate; Guadagno Said to Eye Carlos Rendo

She says that she has had enough of her experience with Gov. Chris Christie and his administration. "I will spend every minute of my time working to make the economy fairer for New Jersey", she said. She often traveled around the state attending community events. She lost the role to Assemblyman Vincent Prieto in 2013. Ricky Diaz, a Guadagno ...

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  • Kansas Governor Sam Brownback nominated US Religious Freedom Ambassador
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback nominated US Religious Freedom Ambassador

FOX 4 broke the news to several people at Unity Church of Overland Park. Mr. Brownback, a father of five who comes from a farming family, has also been a lawyer, a state secretary of agriculture and a one-time presidential candidate. Its mission is to promote religious freedom as a core US foreign policy value. The role has existed since 1998, th...

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  • Man accused of murdering jogger Vanessa Marcotte to be arraigned
Man accused of murdering jogger Vanessa Marcotte to be arraigned

Prosecutors say part of Colon-Ortiz's DNA profile matched samples recovered from the victim's hands. Her body was eventually found in the woods, covered in slash wounds, partially naked and burned. Ryan Jr. told reporters following the brief proceeding in Worcester Superior Court. He has been held on $10 million since his arrest. She was home vis...

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  • Nestle to build new factory in Japan for exotic Kit Kats
Nestle to build new factory in Japan for exotic Kit Kats

Sales in Japan have rocketed by 50% since 2010, and the trend looks set to continue, with the country already the second-largest consumer of Kit Kats in the world. Boxes of gourmet seasonal flavors - raspberry and grapefruit - with some costing as much as ¥3,500, or more than 10 times the cost of a regular bag of Kit Kats , are stacked across a ...

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  • Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy site
Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy site

Israeli authorities installed metal detectors at the site in the wake of the attack and since then, Muslims have refused to enter the Temple Mount, instead praying outside of its gates, leading to clashes and the deaths of at least five Palestinians in recent days.

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  • New norms for redevelopment of old buildings soon: CM Devendra Fadnavis
New norms for redevelopment of old buildings soon: CM Devendra Fadnavis

The kin of those killed in yesterday's Ghatkopar building collapse will be given an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced in the Legislative Council today. How did he get permission for renovation? He said that if an architect and structural consultant certifies that the renovation activity will not...

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  • Shah Rukh Khan: I'm no longer a lover, I am love
Shah Rukh Khan: I'm no longer a lover, I am love

On being asked whether he is a romantic spouse in reality, Khan was quoted as saying, "I am shy to talk about this but I am a good company, I can make you smile, laugh, listen to what you say". Last night Shah Rukh Khan was in his usual genial mood at the song launch event for his film Jab Harry Met Sejal . "That's when they discover love.

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  • Diageo global marketing spend increase helps it reach profit of £3.6bn
Diageo global marketing spend increase helps it reach profit of £3.6bn

Financial analysts pointed out Diageo's 5.5% rise in share price this morning, with Fiona Cincotta, senior market analyst at www.cityindex.co.uk, commenting to Harpers that the drinks powerhouse might be celebrating after shares reached a new record high of £23.90.

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  • Philippines: 'War crime' for Duterte to threaten schools - watchdog
Philippines: 'War crime' for Duterte to threaten schools - watchdog

I will use the Armed Forces, the Philippine Air Force... because you're operating illegally and you're teaching the children to rebel against government'. USA -based Human Rights Watch said global humanitarian law "prohibits attacks on schools and other civilian structures unless they are being used for military purposes", adding that deliberate at...

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  • 'Idol' executives reportedly want Charlie Puth on judging panel
'Idol' executives reportedly want Charlie Puth on judging panel

ABC's American Idol judging panel is beginning to come into focus. Hot on the heels of the news that Ryan Seacrest - who presented every single show during its 15 season run on Fox - will be retuning, sources are claiming that Lionel Richie , Charlie Puth , country star Luke Bryan and even former judge Keith Urban are all being considered ...

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  • Senate Votes To Begin Debate On Obamacare Repeal
Senate Votes To Begin Debate On Obamacare Repeal

The vote took place as senators waited for Sen. That bill is the product of the Armed Services Committee, which McCain leads and as such, he would pilot debate on the measure on the Senate floor. But while his vote was critical to the success of that motion - Tuesday's vote split the Senate 50-50, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking the tie i...

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  • 'The Queer Insurrection' Becomes The First LGBT Unit Fighting ISIS In Syria
'The Queer Insurrection' Becomes The First LGBT Unit Fighting ISIS In Syria

It continued: 'The images of gay men being thrown off roofs and stoned to death by Deash [ISIS] was something we could not idly watch'. It's a great story. His comments appear to add weight to the argument that the new unit's ranks are neither substantial nor deeply involved in the street-to-street battles in Raqqa, where the SDF has retaken mo...

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  • United States votes for new sanctions on Russia, Iran and N Korea
United States votes for new sanctions on Russia, Iran and N Korea

Manafort was one of three top Trump campaign aides who attended a meeting in NY a year ago with a group of Russian advocates. Trump could veto the bill , but would be at risk of a veto override. Efforts by the Trump Administration to weaken the ability of Congress to push back at the executive branch failed, and instead the revised legislati...

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  • Maduro encarcelará
Maduro encarcelará "uno por uno" a los magistrados de la oposición

La huelga forma parte de la llamada "hora cero", la escalada de la protesta puesta en marcha por la MUD después de la consulta popular no vinculante en la que, el domingo 16 de julio, el 98 por ciento de los más de 7,5 millones de ciudadanos que votaron se pronunciaron contra la Asamblea Constituyente.

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  • Netanyahu says he wants to expel Al-Jazeera from Israel
Netanyahu says he wants to expel Al-Jazeera from Israel

He insinuated that he would work to do so even if current Israeli law prevents him out of "legal interpretation". "I've several times appealed to law enforcement agencies demanding to close Al-Jazeera's office in Jerusalem ". Israeli authorities closed the Al-Aqsa Mosque that is venerated by Muslims and Jews - who call the site Temple Mount - ...

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  • Ebonyi governor: Buhari's recovery is a miracle
Ebonyi governor: Buhari's recovery is a miracle

Those who arrived in London on Wednesday include the governors of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari; Ebonyi State, David Umahi; Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi , and Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel . We know he will soon return home as soon as his doctors certify him to do so. "Nigerians should continue to pray for the President", Umahi said. "It is bet...

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  • BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors
BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors

Mr Greenblatt met prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu along with U.S. envoy to Israel David Friedman, an Israeli official said. The Jerusalem landmark is the holiest site in Judaism and Jews call it the Temple Mount, or home of biblical Temples destroyed two millennia ago.

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  • Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program
Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program

After registering on the site launched today , doctors will need to complete a four-hour training course before receiving final approval to certify patients to receive medical marijuana. State officials hope to have it fully operational in 2018. Dispensaries are allowed to sell equipment, such as vaping devices for liquid forms, to administer me...

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