Lance Stephenson: Pacers in 'full control' against Cavaliers

Lance Stephenson: Pacers in 'full control' against Cavaliers

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers have never had a 3-1 series lead over a LeBron James-led team in the past four playoff battles with him. The Pacers will be in that position if they beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 on Sunday night. And it’ll be then, according to Indiana guard Lance Stephenson, that […]

Google is launching an Android chat service to replace texting

Google is launching an Android chat service to replace texting

HAMZA SHABAN Last updated 09:30, April 22 2018 123RF Google has struggled to create its own competitive chat app. Google is rolling out a new chat service to replace standard texting, a move that analysts say will offer Android users advanced features already found in popular chat services such as Apple’s iMessage and Facebook’s WhatsApp. But […]

What Scott Frost said after Nebraska football's 2018 spring game

What Scott Frost said after Nebraska football's 2018 spring game

As far as the game itself, the Red squad defeated the White squad, 49-9. After the game, Frost spoke with the media at a press conference. Here’s what he said. Frost opening statement: “That brought back more memories than a lot of other things have. Just the smell of the stadium and the food they […]

Otiko awarded for promoting Gender Equality in Africa

Otiko awarded for promoting Gender Equality in Africa

Ms. Otiko Djaba was awarded in recognition of her contributions to the empowerment of women and girls in Africa. The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Otiko Afisah Djaba on April 20, 2018, received a special award for Promoting Gender Equality in Ghana and Africa at large. The Africa Public Sector Conference and Awards (APSCA) is […]

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Image copyright PA Image caption The actor appeared on a number of films and reality TV shows Verne Troyer, who is best known for appearing in Austin Powers, has died at the age of 49. “It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today,” a post on his […]

Sanctions issue dominates Russian finance ministry's meeting with American investors

Sanctions issue dominates Russian finance ministry's meeting with American investors

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov © Anna Isakova/TASS WASHINGTON, April 21. /TASS/. The meeting of representatives of the Russian Finance Ministry with investors on the sidelines of the spring session of the IMF and the World Bank in Washington mainly focused on the sanction issue, Minister Anton Siluanov told journalists. “We have had a meeting with […]

The shocking truth about Mars

It will not be easy to set up a colony on the Red Planet for reasons that are more psychological than technological. NASA is facing an absolutely massive to-do list as it prepares to send humans to Mars, and the agency is nowhere near tackling everything on it. Simply taking a trip to Mars will […]

Why the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak affects mostly women

Why the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak affects mostly women

CLOSE A new outbreak of E. coli in 11 states has been linked by government investigators to bagged, chopped romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Ariz. Consumer Reports is recommending—for the second time since January—that consumers avoid all romaine lettuce for Time Medical experts have wondered why women seem more susceptible to E. coli than men.(Photo: […]

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in 'Austin Powers,' Dies at 49

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in 'Austin Powers,' Dies at 49

Verne Troyer, the actor best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Power films and one of the shortest men in the world, has died. He was 49. The news was announced in a post to his official Facebook page. “It is with great sadness and incredible heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away […]

Michael Cohen, once at pinnacle of Trump's world, now poses threat to it

Michael Cohen, once at pinnacle of Trump's world, now poses threat to it

When Donald Trump won the presidency, his longtime attorney Michael Cohen seemed in position for a coveted spot in the senior ranks of the White House. At one point, Cohen topped a list of five candidates for White House counsel, according to documents reviewed by The Washington Post. He suggested to some Trump allies that […]