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Garmin’s Fēnix 3 Sapphire GPS Smartwatch in titanium falls to $300 (40% off)

BuyDig is currently offering the Garmin Fēnix 3 Sapphire GPS Smartwatch in titanium for <b>$299.99 shipped</b>. Normally selling for around $500, that’s good for a 33% discount and is the best out there. Today’s price drop beats our previous mention by $30 and is the lowest we’ve tracked this year. For …

Wearable Tech

Sony replaces the RX100 V with the RX100 VA boasting some RX100 VI features

It might seem odd to bring out a Sony RX100 V refresh right now having just announced the RX100 VI. One would simply assume that the RX100 VI would …

Cameras

Man pleads guilty to kidnapping Lansing woman, setting her on fire in Indiana

A Michigan man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping, sexually assaulting and trying to kill a south suburban woman whose home he burglarized several …

Crime

Man shot, critically wounded in West Englewood

A man was critically wounded in a shooting Wednesday afternoon in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.<p>The 18-year-old was standing on …

University of Chicago

A Chicago man visited South Beach – and was stabbed by an armless artist

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – He only wanted directions, but a simple question led to a hospital visit for a Chicagoan vacationing in Florida on Tuesday.<p>It was …

South Beach

47-year-old man shot in neck, legs in South Austin

A man was shot in the neck and legs Saturday morning in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side.<p>At 6:22 a.m., the 47-year-old man entered an …

Mount Sinai Hospital

Woman shot while cleaning deck on Fourth of July in Hollywood Park

A woman was shot in the shoulder while cleaning a deck on the Fourth of July in the Hollywood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.<p>The woman, 38, …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Rahm claps back at Rauner for Dan Ryan shut down tweet

Mayor Rahm Emanuel wanted none of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s post-Dan Ryan protest tweets.<p>Rauner had tweeted that he was “disappointed” in the mayor for the …

Social Media

Sears lays off another 200 employees

The parent of Sears and Kmart recently eliminated about 200 jobs in another round of layoffs by the struggling retail company.<p>The layoffs affected …

Sears Holdings

Volcano eruption in Hawaii is putting a dent in tourism

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 3:15<p>May 30th, 2018<p>As the eruption of the Kilauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii prompts new evacuation warnings, it’s also creating secondary damage – to the state’s tourism industry. NBC's Gadi Schwartz reports for TODAY from …

Residents told to evacuate, as Kilauea lava flow reaches dangerous speeds

<b>Residents of Hawaii’s Kapoho area have been told to evacuate their homes, as the lava in that region reaches dangerous speeds.</b><p>According to the Hawaii …

Iran is the culprit behind Tuesday's Gaza rocket barrage, Israel says

The mass produced 120mm mortars and more accurate 107 mm rockets were fired by Iranian funded Islamic Jihad<p>><br>• ><p>Gaza militants fire heavy cross-border …

US calls emergency UN Security Council meeting over strikes on Israel

The U.S. on Tuesday called for an emergency United Nations Security Council meeting to discuss the recent mortar and rocket fire directed at Israel …

"Cash Only!" See Why Some Stores Don't Take Plastic

Why Some Stores Don’t Take Credit Cards<p>Cash Only!<p>Updated May 09, 2018<p>You might love paying with plastic, but many business owners wish you’d use …

Climate Change

The Earth's climate, changes in pasterns (moderate shifts in the mean values of the variables) are normal and expected. Earth's climate is a dynamic …

Bracing the Sun, on the top of Uetliberg.

Walking into Amsterdam

Flying over Cappadocia

Bokeh Boulevard

Stormy Chicago

The Beacon.

Apple and Google agree to drop all patent suits

Two giants of the mobile phone industry, Apple and Google, have agreed to drop all current patent infringement lawsuits between them, they said Friday.<p>“Apple and Google have also agreed to work together in some areas of patent reform,” the companies said in a joint statement. They have not agreed …

Motorola

Rumors confirmed: AT&T plans to buy DirecTV

AT&T plans to acquire DirecTV for about $50 billion, it announced Sunday, laying to rest days of reports based on anonymous sources that such a deal was in the offing.<p>The proposed acquisition was unanimously approved Sunday by the boards of both companies, with DirecTV shareholders to receive $95 …

Pay-TV

Songwriters make $0.000126 per play on Beats Music

In the document it is revealed that the service has just 110,000 subscribers, 49,000 individual and 61,000 family plans (most likely through the …

FunBITS: What Sets Beats Music Apart

Rumors are flying that Apple is lining up to purchase Beats Electronics (for background, check out “Why Would Apple Drop $3.2 Billion on Beats?,” 9 …

Apple’s acquisition of Beats is reportedly delayed

Apple isn’t famous for big company acquisitions, and that’s the main reason why many of us were shocked with the news last week that the company was …

Michael Jackson Hologram Sings, Moonwalks at Billboard Music Awards

A hologram that looked like Michael Jackson performed the previously unreleased “Slave to the Rhythm” at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night. The …

Music