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Manny Pacquiao: I want to fight Floyd Mayweather again before I retire

<b>Abu Dhabi (CNN) —</b> In the latest twist of one of boxing's longest-running sagas, Manny Pacquiao says he wants another crack at Floyd Mayweather before he quits the ring.<p>Although Mayweather has already hung up his gloves, with a 49-0 unbeaten record, this hasn't stopped his Filipino rival of dreaming …

J.J. Watt Injury: Updates on Texans Star's Back and Return

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt was dealing with a back injury heading into Week 8 against the Tennessee Titans.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Watt Active for Week 8<p>Sunday, Nov. 1<p>The Texans did not list Watt among the team's inactives against the Titans.<p>Latest on Watt's Practice Status Ahead of Week …

Adrian Peterson plans to pass on the shrimp, be careful about diet

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson plans to steer clear of Chicago's seafood restaurants this weekend.<p>"Yeah, I'll be …

Adrian Peterson

The Latest: Royals take 2-0 lead in World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The latest on the World Series, where the New York Mets are trying to pull even with the Kansas City Royals in Game 2 on …

Satechi’s new compact USB-C hub adds 3 USB ports + SD card slots to single-port MacBooks

<b>Update:</b> Reviewed here.<p>We’ve already seen several crowdfunding campaigns for USB-C hubs to expand the capability of Apple’s 12-inch Retina MacBook, which features a single USB-C port for connecting accessories, and Satechi is joining the scene with its own USB-C hub available now.<p>Available in three …

USB Type-C

British scientists create a 'tractor beam' of ultrasonic sound

A team of researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Sussex have developed the world's first functioning sonic tractor beam able to operate outside of a lab environment. The device uses 64 miniature speakers to generate high-amplitude, ultrasonic sound waves. These waves create an "acoustic …

Nature Communications

Android Users Can Now Record And Publish Their Video Gameplay From The Google Play Games App

Google is doubling down on its investment in its Twitch competitor, YouTube Gaming, with today’s launch of a new feature in its Google Play Games app that will allow users to record and share their best moments directly from their favorite mobile games. Essentially, the addition is a built-in tool …

Google Play

Snapchat update adds slow-mo, fast forward, & rewind video effects + 3D Touch support

Snapchat has updated its iPhone app with a new set of fun video filters to try out plus 3D Touch support on the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Adding to the existing set of video filters, Snapchat now lets you turn videos into slow-mo clips, quickly paced videos with fast forward, and backward-moving …

App Store

Do I Need More Snow Shovels? IBM, The Weather Co. Aim To Help Businesses Decide

IBM's big-data ambitions have been well-known for years, thanks to the high-profile Watson computer that's been delving into all kinds of industries.<p>The latest is weather.<p>For a while now, IBM has worked with The Weather Co., the outfit behind Weather.com, Weather Underground and The Weather …

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn: AIG is 'too big to succeed'

Carl Icahn has published a letter on his website addressed to AIG CEO Peter Hancock that urges him to split up the global insurer into three …

EU nations agree on stricter emissions testing for diesel

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations have reached a tentative deal on tougher emissions tests for diesel cars after the Volkswagen scandal showed …

European Parliament

Fed Leaves Record-Low Interest Rates Unchanged

On Wednesday, the U.S. Federal Reserve again decided not to raise interest rates.<p>While Chair Janet Yellen has suggested she'd like to raise rates this year, policymakers decided now is not the time, NPR's John Ydstie reports:<p>"Their statement shows that their concern about the job market has risen …

What customers need to know about Walgreens' takeover of Rite Aid

Change is coming to local drugstores after Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said Tuesday it is buying rival Rite Aid Corp. for about $9.4 billion.<p>The deal combines two of the nation's largest drugstore chains, helping them to better compete in the rapidly consolidating healthcare industry. Drugstore …

5 Meaty Mac and Cheese Upgrades Better Than Sliced-Up Hot Dogs

Want to amp up your mac and cheese? If you're a 10-year-old, go ahead and slice up some hot dogs. But if you're an adult (or a discerning …

Volkswagen's Big Losses

The costs of the German car-maker’s emissions scandal are officially damaging its balance sheets.<p>On Wednesday, Volkswagen posted a quarterly loss for the first time in 15 years. In a press release accompanying the announcement of the $1.8 billion net loss, Volkswagen Group emphasized that the …

Military Blimp Grounded After Breaking Free From Mooring

A military blimp that detached from its mooring and floated away over Pennsylvania is now on the ground and secure, state police officials said.<p>The …

Rosetta finds oxygen on comet 67P in 'most surprising discovery to date'

Oxygen revealed to be fourth most abundant gas in the comet’s atmosphere, contradicting long-held theories of comet formation<p>Scientists on the Rosetta mission have found oxygen in the gas cloud around comet 67P in what they described as the most surprising discovery about the comet to date.<p>It is …