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Electronics retailer Dick Smith goes under, gift cards and deposits won't be refunded

Spare a thought for everyone who got a Dick Smith gift card for Christmas. They're now not worth the paper they're printed on.<p>On Tuesday, the …

Despite ankle injury, Tom Brady says Pats will be 'different team' in playoffs

The Patriots won at least 10 games for the 13th straight season but they limped into the playoffs -- both figuratively and literally.<p>The Patriots won …

NFL

NFL Black Monday: Tennessee Titans fire GM Ruston Webster

Tom Coughlin has resigned as coach of the New York Giants after 12 seasons and two Super Bowl wins.<p>Coughlin, 69, met with Giants co-owners John Mara and Steve Tisch on Monday and said he informed them it was in the best interest of the franchise for him to step down.<p>"I strongly believe the time is …

NFL

Big Easy Button: App Fights Crime in New Orleans

A year ago, New Orleans' storied French Quarter was facing two big problems: a shortage of police and a spike in crime.<p>But the latest data from a private-public partnership that's been described as "Uber for cops" — initially financed by the city's fed-up trash king — shows that there just may be …

Crime

Subnautica is being developed for Xbox One

Natural Selection 2 developer Unknown Worlds' underwater exploration game Subnautica is in development for Xbox One.<p>Developer Charlie Cleveland …

What Does Drake's New Lion Tattoo Mean?

LION!!!<p><i>Photo via Instagram</i><p>Drake's new tattoo is not a tribute to DJ Khaled's wonderful garden ornament. Celebrity tattoo artist Dr. Woo posted a picture on his Instagram of a new tattoo on Drake’s forearm that depicts a lion with “October" and “Lejonhjärta” script accompanying it. We all know that …

Rapper King Louie Reportedly Shot in Head

<b>Update:</b> <i>King Louie’s manager and representative released a statement about the shooting, confirming that the rapper is alive and recovering from his</i> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

50 Cent Suing Rick Ross For $2 Million Over “In Da Club” Usage

50 Cent is suing Rick Ross for $2 million over “In Da Club,” according to TMZ.<p>The G-Unit boss is taking issue with the MMG owner rapping over his …

Elon Musk nominated for 'luddite' of the year prize over artificial intelligence fears

Washington thinktank claims SpaceX founder, Bill Gates and Stephen Hawking, are contributing to ‘alarmist’ concern about machine intelligence<p>It has been a remarkable year for Elon Musk, the CEO of the high-end electric car company Tesla and SpaceX, which on Monday announced that it had successfully …

Artificial Intelligence

U.S. Files Lawsuit Against Volkswagen Over Emissions Trickery

Volkswagen's use of a "defeat device" to fool U.S. regulators has resulted in a federal lawsuit against the company. Volkswagen has acknowledged that millions of its diesel cars worldwide relied on a ruse to skirt emissions controls.<p>The civil complaint was filed in federal court in Detroit, with …

California Air Resources Board

America's Malls Are Losing Their Anchor Stores

The post-Internet mall landscape is looking rough, but discount retailers are doing okay.<p>Malls are not doing well these days, with closings …

GM Is Working With Lyft To Build An Army Of Self-Driving Cars

The auto giant invested $500 million into Uber's main U.S. rival.<p>General Motors just made a $500 million bet that people may someday stop buying or even driving their own cars.<p>The auto giant on Monday announced a deal with Lyft -- the chief U.S. rival to ride-hailing service Uber -- to develop a …

Autonomous Cars

Clemson's Dabo Swinney and Alabama's Nick Saban discuss CFP title game

Dabo Swinney knows all about<p>Alabamafootball.<p>He grew up in Alabama, played wide receiver for the Crimson Tide's 1992 national championship team and coached at Alabama as an assistant.<p>So when Swinney's undefeated<p>Clemson Tigersgo up against Alabama and CoachNick Sabanin the College Football Playoff …

College Football

Eli Manning gets emotional on day Giants coach Tom Coughlin steps down

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Tears welled in Eli Manning's eyes as the New York Giants' franchise quarterback faced questions about the future of the only head coach he had known in his 12 NFL seasons.<p>Not long after, Tom Coughlin stepped down from his post.<p>"He has been a great coach to play under," …

NFL

A family lost their home after kid's hoverboard causes house fire

Have we reached the point yet where hoverboards are just not worth the risk?<p>On Monday night local time, a Melbourne family lost their home after a …

Heat rally from 18 down, top Pacers 103-100 in OT

MIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh and Paul George had a quick conversation during one stoppage in play, both taking a moment to remember some of those epic Miami-Indiana playoff matchups of a few years ago.<p>"I was joking with PG, just telling him how it was old times," Bosh said.<p>Sure felt that way for the …

Chargers, Raiders and Rams submit relocation applications to NFL; now for the hard part

In an aggressive move Monday to end the<p>NFL's two-decade absence from Los Angeles, three franchises — theOakland Raiders,San Diego ChargersandSt. Louis Rams— submitted relocation applications to the league on the first day they were eligible to do so.<p>The development was unprecedented since the …

NFL

Gucci Mane deletes social media accounts, may be out of prison in March - FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.

<b>UPDATE: 1017 Records say Gucci Mane will be out of prison by March.</b><p>Earlier today Gucci Mane mysteriously deleted his Twitter and Instagram accounts, …

Social Media

Tom Brady has sprained ankle, MRI reveals

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has a sprained right ankle and is expected to be ready for the team's divisional round playoff game in two …

NFL

'Affluenza' Teen's Mexican Lawyer Hints at Human Rights Issues

Fugitive American teen Ethan "affluenza" Couch's newly appointed Mexican lawyer said he took the case to make sure authorities aren't gaming the system by trying to force him back to Texas without proper legal representation.<p>"Maybe the Mexican authorities are going along with a plan to get him back …

Latin America

Facebook teams up with Uber to make it easier to meet your friends in real life

Now, Uber has come to Facebook Messenger.<p>This isn't just a link encouraging Facebook users to grab a ride to their next event, like you'll see in Google Maps, but a way to call an Uber ride without even opening the app.<p>"This is where 700 million people around the world are coordinating plans with …

Apps

We’re gloving it: the LED trend lighting up US raves

The latest craze to hit the American EDM scene is sitting in front of a friend waving light-up gloves in their face<p>Earlier this year, a man called Brian Lim appeared on Shark Tank, the US version of Dragons’ Den. He arrived wearing a giant cartoon headpiece with oversized headphones, like the …

Sex and the City

Ashley Madison users are now receiving blackmail demands in the post

Sure enough, five months after the breach, there are still new reports of blackmail coming in — this time, via physical letters.<p>In July 2015, the extra-marital affairs dating website was targeted by unknown hackers, and highly compromising data about its more than 30 million users was subsequently …

Uber rented a cruise terminal for its holiday party and threw a raging silent disco

Uber may be only five years old, but it sure knows how to throw a holiday party like the rest of the Silicon Valley giants.<p>For Uber's bash, the ride-hailing company rented out the Pier 27 cruise terminal in San Francisco and transformed it into a silent disco party. There was an open bar, a …

Afghan district where 106 British troops died is set to fall to Taliban again

Taliban fighters over-run notorious opium-growing town as local officials issue plea via Facebook for reinforcements<p>A district of Afghanistan that more than 100 British soldiers laid their lives down to defend is "on the verge of collapse" thanks to a bloody onslaught from Taliban forces, local …

Afghanistan

Mario Williams casts doubt on his future with Bills after loss

LANDOVER, Md. -- With the Buffalo Bills' defensive struggles this season making the possibility of releasing defensive end Mario Williams during the …

U.S. Marshals offer $5,000 reward for 'affluenza teen' turned fugitive

A payday awaits anyone who can help the U.S. Marshals Service find an infamous teen who is suspected of violating his probation and possibly fleeing the country.<p>Agents are offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the whereabouts or arrest of Ethan Couch, the 18-year-old Texan who …

Twitter account of pharmaceutical executive Shkreli hacked | Reuters

(Reuters) - Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical executive facing U.S. charges of securities fraud, lost control of his Twitter account to hackers on Sunday, hours after he took to Twitter to plead his innocence, his spokesman said.<p>Martin Shkreli is shown on his live stream available on YouTube. Via …

Social Media

A Yezidi Woman Who Escaped ISIS Slavery Tells Her Story

It is not easy for Nadia to tell this story, and she’s been doing it all day. She’s about my age, wearing a leather jacket just like mine, and her …

Wrong-way crash near California-Mexico border kills 3 | Fox News

A driver sped the wrong way down a freeway for close to 40 miles near the California-Mexico border Sunday before smashing into another car in a fiery crash that left him and two others dead.<p>A Mercedes was heading south on Interstate 5 when it suddenly made a U-turn at the San Ysidro border crossing …