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When You See the Dashcam Video, You Might Be Shocked That This Woman Wasn’t Convicted — Until You Learn What Job She Has

Did a shady Texas judge help protect one of his own from a drunk driving charge — and does video evidence now show his colleague’s guilt?<p>Texas judge Nora Longoria was arrested and charged with drunk driving in July, but she was let off the hook last month by fellow judge Rolando Cantu, who …

Marshawn Lynch, Doug Baldwin add TDs as Seahawks hold 24-14 lead

AP<p>The Seahawks and Eagles have traded three touchdowns in the first six minutes of the second half as Seattle has grabbed a 24-14 lead in …

Seahawks defense back in full force with 24-14 win over Eagles

Getty Images<p>Over their last three games, the Seattle Seahawks have allowed 204 yards of offense to the Arizona Cardinals, 164 yards to the San …

Russell Wilson, defense lead Seahawks to third straight win

PHILADELPHIA -- A dominant defensive performance against Chip Kelly's high-powered offense even had Earl Thomas showing off his dance moves.<p>Russell …

Ukrainian troops killed by rebel shelling

Shelling has killed at least nine Ukrainian soldiers in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, in the worst reported bout of violence since a ceasefire between separatists and Ukraine began on September 5.<p>Security officials said on Monday that the troops were killed when a rebel shell hit their armoured …

Consumer Reports agrees with Apple: Bendgate is ‘overblown’

With Bendgate causing some worrywarts to question the structural integrity of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Consumer Reports set out to answer the question: “How much force <i>does</i> it take for a phone to bend — and not bend back?”<p>The independent consumer-testing outfit took six smartphones — including both …

Ex-Seahawk Shaun Alexander to Marshawn Lynch: Don't change your style

His own physical running style saw a stunning NFL career end suddenly after only nine NFL seasons. But former Seattle Seahawks running back Shaun …

Marshawn Lynch

CAUGHT ON TAPE: Pistol-Packing Pastor Apprehends Package-Stealing Grandma

A pistol-packing pastor took matters into his own hands when packages kept disappearing from his home and others in his Baytown, Texas …

Chinese restaurant owner admits serving opium-laced noodles to hook customers

A Chinese restaurant owner has been arrested after allegedly lacing dishes with opium in an effort to keep customers coming back, BBC News reported.<p>The owner of the Yan’an noodle shop, known only as Zhang, admitted he bought 4.4 pounds of poppy buds in August. The buds contain the opium poppy …

Apple: iOS 8.0.2 update will be released within a 'few days'

Applewill push to release another update to iOS8 after the failure of an update released Wednesday that wreaked havoc on some phones, according to its website.<p>Along with instructions to uninstall the problematic 8.0.1 update, Apple said on its support page "We are also preparing iOS 8.0.2 with a …

The 5 methods Apple uses to test iPhone durability and bendiness

Today Apple spoke out on Bendgate, the international scandal that has set the world ablaze with questions about the iPhone 6 Plus like, “Will it bend?”<p>“With normal use a bend in iPhone is extremely rare and through our first six days of sale, a total of nine customers have contacted Apple with a …

BlackBerry launches Passport, its new square smartphone

BlackBerry doesn't care if you call it a square.<p>In fact, the company is embracing it.<p>The struggling Canadian company on Wednesday launched Passport, its newest smartphone, which has a distinctively square 4.5-inch screen.<p>"As we set out to design BlackBerry Passport, we were guided by a simple yet …

Apple Releases iOS 8.0.1 With Fixes for HealthKit, Keyboards, and More [WARNING: iOS 8.0.1 Causing Issues With Cell Service, Touch ID]

Apple today released iOS 8.0.1, an update that brings several bug fixes to iOS 8, the new operating system released to the public last week. The new version arrives as build 12A402 and can be downloaded via an over-the-air update.<p>The new update fixes an issue with HealthKit, which prevented apps …

Seattle Seahawks: Even with Target on Their Back, Seahawks Reign Supreme

After pummeling the Denver Broncos 43-8 in February to secure the first Super Bowl championship in franchise history, the Seattle Seahawks came into 2014 with a target on their backs.<p>They were once again projected as one of the top teams for the new season, due in large part to their vaunted …

NFL

iPhone 6/Plus cameras ranked joint 1st in highly-respected DxOMark Mobile tests

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cameras have taken joint first place in the influential DxOMark Mobile ranking of smartphone cameras – three points ahead of the two Android smartphones which previously headed the list, the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z3.<p>DxO Labs tests the image quality of literally …

One Week After iOS 8, Developers Comment on App Bundles – MacStories

With the release of iOS 8 last week, Apple launched app bundles, a new way for users to buy up to 10 apps from the same developer with a single purchase at a discounted price.<p>Officially introduced at WWDC 2014 as a feature of the new iTunes Connect, bundles mark a significant change for Apple's App …

Apps

Israel shoots down Syrian plane over Golan

The Israeli military has shot down a Syrian military aircraft that it said had infiltrated it airspace over the Golan Heights.<p>Tuesday's incident was the most serious incident to take place on the strategic plateau since the outbreak of the Syrian civil war in 2011.<p>The Israeli army radio said it was …

Breaking Down the Seahawks' Blueprint for Making Peyton Manning Look Ordinary

The Seattle Seahawks defense is usually either humbling or humiliating for its opponents. That’s been true for a while now, and we’re at the point where anything less than dominance feels like failure.<p>There was a collective gasp when a receiver who was Richard Sherman’s responsibility (Demaryius …

NFL

Examining Seattle vs. Denver

There were a lot of great plays in the Seattle Seahawks' great overtime win against the Denver Broncos, and it was interesting to break down the …

NFL

Bent iPhone 6? You brought this on yourself

When the world uses an iPhone for a few days, bad things start to pop up. As much research as Apple puts behind a product, there is still no …

Phones

Duh: Of Course the iPhone 6 Plus Can Bend in Your Pocket

Author: Christina Bonnington. Christina Bonnington Gear<p>Date of Publication: 09.24.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:31 am. 6:31 am<p>Some iPhone 6 Plus users …

New rubber gaskets around buttons help iPhone 6/Plus withstand brief dips in water

In iFixit’s ritual dismantling of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus last week, the repair company noted that Apple had started including rubber gaskets around the power and volume buttons likely in an effort to make the iPhone more water and dust resistant.<p>Similar gaskets surround the volume buttons. …

Get bent: The shocking history of bent smartphones

Bend-Gate is slowly taking over the Internet this morning as Apple fans discover the startling fact that when pressure is applied to an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus frame, it bends – just like every other smartphone ever made of metal.<p>The bending problem has been reported by a number of iPhone 6 owners who …

Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus gets put through ‘bend test’ in new video

With recent reports of the iPhone 6 Plus suffering from a bendable body while in pockets and other tight places, YouTuber Lewis from Unbox Therapy decided to put together a proper “bend test” and see what all of the fuss is about. Obviously this is going to be an extreme situation, but as others …

How to add the NFL schedule to your iPhone and iPad calendar

The first thing you need to be familiar with is how to subscribe to calendars in iOS. It's a simple enough process that you'll find outlined in full …

iOS 8.0.1 to Address Bugs With Phone, Keyboard, Videos in Safari, and More

Earlier this month, it was reported that Apple was preparing to seed carrier partners with iOS 8.0.1 even before the media event officially announcing launch dates for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Details on the update were unknown at the time, but we noted that we'd seen a significant uptick …

Growing Number of Schools Ban Homework to Lessen Stress

A growing number of schools across the country are banning after-school assignments to lessen stress on children and families.<p>Some educators and …

Israel shoots down Syrian aircraft over Golan Heights

The Israeli military shot down a Syrian fighter jet that infiltrated its airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning -- the first such downing in decades, heightening tensions in the volatile plateau.<p>The military said a "Syrian aircraft infiltrated into Israeli air space" in the morning …

Fox News

New Video: Watch as the U.S. launches Tomahawk cruise missiles against Islamic State targets.