England set 283 to win first Test against Pakistan at Lord's

His return to the England dressing room will have been greeted with silence. "Some of the shots (were risky) but it's up to the individuals to change. "We'll use that a...More..

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Apple probably just sold its billionth iPhone

Analysts were collectively expecting the company to earn $1.38 per share of Apple stock on $42.1 billion worth of sales. Such services emerged as Apple's second-largest b...More..

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion

Among the bidders interested in the company's core business were Japanese online retailer Rakuten, Yellow Pages owner YP (backed by AT&T), Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert, ...More..

Windows Consumer Sales Tank Win Phone Revenue Down 71%

Office consumer products and cloud services were up 19 percent and Office 365 increased subscribers to 23.1 million during the quarter. Revenue in More Personal Computing ...More..

Actress who played TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer at 53

Regardless, she became the company's spokesperson with a series of ads that started airing in 1997. The federal government said those "free" calls cost consumers about $1 billion. Cleo is survived by her children and grandchildren. ...More..

Germany: Syrian asylum seeker blows himself up, wounding 15

Bavarian authorities said that the bomb was clearly meant to kill as many people as possible. Still, he said he had ordered an increased security presence at airports, train stations and elsewhere in the wake of the attacks. Police ...More..

Analyst Recommendations Review: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Analyst Recommendations Review: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The company has a market cap of $4.17B and now has 798.15M shares outstanding. While we recognize that roadmap execution,...More..

Worldwide Smartwatch Shipments Drop 32% in 2Q16 [Chart]

Worldwide Smartwatch Shipments Drop 32% in 2Q16 [Chart]

Sales dropped to 3.5 million last quarter, down from 5.1 million a year ago. Samsung, Lenovo, LG, and Garmin had small or ...More..

Earnings Review: Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Earnings Review: Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN)

The stock was sold at an average price of $57.05, for a total transaction of $8,856,955.45. Follo...

Chinese tech firm LeEco agrees to buy Vizio for $2B Chinese tech firm LeEco agrees to buy Vizio for $2B

LeEco provides Vizio immediate global scale to bring its innovations to consumers worldwide. ...

DC-area forecast: Heat returns today; scorching Friday to Monday DC-area forecast: Heat returns today; scorching Friday to Monday

A few storms have the potential to be strong to severe so be on the look-out. However, all good t...

Mosquitoes Found in Woods Hole Test Positive for West Nile

Mosquitoes Found in Woods Hole Test Positive for West Nile

Thirteen birds have tested positive for West Nile. Wear insect repellent containing DEET. Ms. Sakolsky add...More..

University of Surrey research contributes to vitamin D report out today

People need 10micrograms of vitamin D a day to avoid bone diseases such as rickets, according to a report from the Government's ...

Unusual US Zika virus case baffles experts

But the individual had "helped provide care for the deceased patient". And no Zika-infected mosquitoes are believed to have reache...

Video Shows Rep. Alan Grayson Threatening Reporter

Video Shows Rep. Alan Grayson Threatening Reporter

On Tuesday, the Progressive Change Campaign Committee and Democracy for America, who had endorsed Alan Grayso...More..

After turmoil, Sanders, Mrs Obama, Warren thrill convention

Obama said on the opening night of the Democratic convention. The figure represents a drastic six-point convention bounce. App...

DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to resign after convention amid email controversy

The protests come as Sanders called for the head of the DNC to step down after leaked emails suggested the party played favorites ...