Thomas Gibbons

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North Korea threatens ‘super mighty pre-emptive strike’ against US

Politics<p>Rep. Jim Jordan denies claim he ignored abuse of Ohio State wrestlers<p>01:32<p>Trump administration racing to meet deadline to reunite migrant families<p>02:29<p>Pompeo concludes nuclear talks with North Korea with no breakthrough<p>00:27<p>Trump zeroes in on final four picks for Supreme Court …

North Korea

With WWDC 2017 and iOS 11, Apple has shown us the end of the iPhone

In 1997, Apple was on the brink of bankruptcy and had to take on a $150 million investment tied to a patent-licensing deal from its heated rival …

Theresa May forced to ditch key manifesto pledges after losing her majority

LONDON — Theresa May will tell her MPs that she plans to ditch several key planks of her manifesto, as she struggles to cling onto power today.<p>The prime minister is due for a showdown with her MPs on Monday afternoon for the first time after failing to win a majority in last week's general election.<p>…

Bitcoin nearly hits $3,000 before plunging

Monday's action comes without any real catalyst, as trade appears to be fueled by buying in Asia. Recently, China's three largest bitcoin exchanges lifted their ban on clients' withdrawals. Additionally, Japan's government announced in early April that bitcoin had been approved as a legal payment …

The 49 biggest games that will be available on the new Xbox One X

It looks very similar to the Xbox One S (Microsoft's previous console) but it is noticeably smaller.<p>The machine has a 6-teraflop graphics processor, making it considerably more powerful than today's Xbox One and PlayStation 4 models and the new, more powerful PlayStation 4 Pro.<p>The Xbox One X's new …

Why Do Democrats Feel Sorry for Hillary Clinton?

I’ve done what I could in this space to avoid the subject of Hillary Clinton. I don’t want to be the perennial turd in the punchbowl. I’d hoped we’d …

6 Secret Camping Spots in California You've Never Even Heard Of

Summer is coming up fast, and that means one thing: campsites throughout California will soon start filling up like wildfire. Even if you manage to …

Hiking

Heads Up: 3 Major Changes Are Being Made to Your Credit Score This Fall

The VantageScore model used by all three credit-reporting bureaus is getting a makeover this fall.<p>For better or worse, your credit report tells a …

Don't blackmail us over security, EU warns May

Prime minister’s remarks in article 50 letter prompt reply that other member states will not accept security collaboration as bargaining chip<p>Theresa May warned European leaders that failure to reach a comprehensive Brexit agreement will result in a weakening of cooperation on crime and security, …

Great Britain

Samsung's biggest challenge at IFA is keeping up appearances

Samsung has a huge presence at IFA. Its booth takes up an entire floor in City Cube, the newest and shiniest exhibition hall at the Messe Berlin. The company's show area is so big, it's in its own separate building. Samsung also held not one but two press conferences here in Berlin; one just for …

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor: Shadow of Mordor Review

The best thing about playing Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is that it makes me feel over-the-top powerful without sacrificing the fear of defeat. …

Gad, Parsons to Star in Broadway Revival of Sondheim's A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM?

As BWW reported earlier this week, James Corden appears to be the frontrunner to replace exiting LATE LATE SHOW host Craig Ferguson on CBS. Network …

You have one day to get a deal at one of these luxury hotels

The success of Cyber Monday has provided a springboard for another type of one-day flash sale, this one for luxury hoteliers: the Cyber Summer …

Hospitality