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Istanbul, Donald Trump, Boris Johnson: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

New York Times - ‎56 minutes ago‎
More fallout from Britain's vote to leave the European Union: Boris Johnson, the former mayor of London and a “Brexit” supporter widely seen as the top candidate to take over the Conservative Party and succeed Prime Minister David Cameron, has decided ...

Tesla driver dies in first fatal crash while using autopilot mode

The Guardian - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Joshua Brown, the first person to die in a self-driving car accident. Photograph: Facebook. Danny Yadron and Dan Tynan in San Francisco.

Google Android N Is Officially Nougat

InformationWeek - ‎3 hours ago‎
The newest version of Google's Android mobile operating system will be called Nougat, the company revealed June 30. Mobile App Development: 8 Best Practices.

Spacecraft Juno nears planet orbit, but Harvard team may already have predicted part of what it will find

Phys.Org - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Harvard researchers observed evidence of the transition of hydrogen to metallic hydrogen by squeezing a sample of liquid hydrogen between two diamond tips.

Democrats Launch Push to Regain North Carolina

Wall Street Journal - ‎22 hours ago‎
RALEIGH, N.C.—President Barack Obama will make his campaign-trail debut with Hillary Clinton on Tuesday in North Carolina, launching what is expected to be an aggressive effort by Democrats to regain this swing state in November.

We are not to blame for MPs' qualifications – EC

New Vision - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Electoral Commission (EC) has distanced itself from allegations that it is responsible for that the verification of the fake documents which has led to many MPs lose their seats.

Advertisers counselled on effective media buying strategies

NTV Uganda - ‎4 hours ago‎
Media buying has a Shs500 billion market in Uganda yet, despite these figures, companies and brands are not reaping optimally from their investments in advertising.

Tension in Abia: Nigeria is gone forever - Ikpeazu, Nigerians react

NAIJ.COM - ‎6 hours ago‎
Heated arguments have trailed the issuance of certificate by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to Uche Ogah as Abia state governor.

Boko Haram suicide bomber kills 11 in Cameroon

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
A suicide bombing by a Boko Haram jihadist has killed 11 people in northern Cameroon, a provincial governor said Thursday, warning civilians not to breach special security measures aimed at preventing such attacks.

Metuh ready to return N400m in support of Buhari's anti-corruption war – Lawyer

The News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Chief Olisah Metuh, the former spokesperson of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Thursday offered to return the sum of N400 million received from the office of the National Security Advider during the Jonathan's administration.

Nigeria: Lawyer Berates Senate for Inviting Agf Over Saraki, Ekweremadu Trial

AllAfrica.com - ‎14 hours ago‎
An Abuja-based lawyer, Kayode Ajulo, on Wednesday criticized the Senate for inviting for questioning, the Attorney General for the Federation, Abubakar Malami, over the trial of its leaders.

Who is 'renegotiating' the Israel-Jewish America relationship?

Jewish Journal - ‎7 hours ago‎
The third part of our exchange with Robert F. Worth, author of A Rage for Order · The Rage for Order exchange, part 2: 'America should still do more in the Middle East' · The Rage for Order exchange, part 1: 'Dictators are not an alternative to Middle ...

Military and political courage at Entebbe

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The courage displayed by Rabin is testament more than anything else to his determination to follow the path we'd chosen as a nation and to fulfill our promises as the leaders of the Jewish people.

Official: Airport attackers from Russia, Central Asia

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
ISTANBUL (AP) - As the death toll from the Istanbul airport attack rose Thursday to 44, a senior Turkish official said the three suicide bombers who carried it out were from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, and Turkish police raided Istanbul ...

Will Pipeline Issues Delay Total SA's Expansion in Africa?

Motley Fool - ‎7 hours ago‎
The company is trying to overcome obstacles even as Brexit causes a large drop in the stock price. David Lettis. (davidlettis). Jun 30, 2016 at 11:45AM.

Maziba hydro power dam handed over to UEGCL

NTV Uganda - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited has handed over the 50 year old Maziba Gorge Small Hydro Power plant to the Electricity Generation Company limited.

UNRA halts new road projects slated for 2016/2017 financial year

NTV Uganda - ‎9 hours ago‎
UNRA Executive Director, Allen Kagina, says existing funds will be allocated to finishing road works currently under construction and on rehabilitating the existing roads.

Aussie start-ups are unfazed by Brexit

The Australian Financial Review - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Ben Thompson, founder an employment software firm that's just raised $3 million to expand into Britain, isn't fretting about that nation's historic vote to leave the European Union.

Get up to 256GB storage more on your phone: SanDisk unveils two new 256GB MicroSD cards

Phone Arena - ‎14 hours ago‎
If you're looking to get the most storage in your phone, a microSD card to expand the built-in storage is the best option. If your phone supports it, of course.

Will Facebook's News Feed changes lead to better brand content?

PRWeek - ‎4 hours ago‎
Once again, Facebook is keeping adland on its toes, changing the algorithm of its New Feed. In a blog post on Wednesday, Adam Mosseri, vice president of News Feed Product Management, said that the social platform is adjusting the priority of posts in ...

Multiple Destinations Feature Spotted on Google Maps App

PC Magazine - ‎Jun 29, 2016‎
UPDATE: Google confirmed that the multi-stop directions feature is now available on Android and coming soon to iOS. ORIGINAL STORY: Some users of Google Maps' iOS and Android apps finally have access to a long-awaited feature: the ability to plan a ...

Ringing Bells Freedom 251 features a 4-inch qHD display.

Times of India - ‎9 hours ago‎
NEW DELHI: Well, it's finally happening. Noida-based Ringing Bells is all set to launch the world's cheapest smartphone Freedom 251 on July 7. As you may know, the handset hit the headlines earlier this year due to its controversial price tag of Rs 251 ...

The secrets behind that EPIC Beyoncé & Kendrick Lamar BET Awards performance

Times LIVE - ‎Jun 29, 2016‎
Beyoncé apparently rehearsed in secret last into the night to prepare for her BET Awards performance. Image by: ©AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK.

Johansson ranked top-grossing actress

The DPost - ‎1 hour ago‎
A website called Box Office Mojo that tracks how much money movies make lists Johansson as the top-earning actress . It says her films have made more than $3.3 billion.

SC Villa release seven players

New Vision - ‎9 hours ago‎
Captain Jonathan Mugabi and Isaac Muleme are some of the seven players SC Villa has released ahead of the new season. Others include;Misi Katende, goalkeeper Nicholas Sebwato, Karim Ndugwa, Sulaiman Ochero and Fred Sebuliba.

Kenya: Shafik Batambuze Claims Tusker Award for June

AllAfrica.com - ‎9 hours ago‎
Batambuze was named the club's finest in June during a brief awards ceremony held on Thursday at the club's Ruaraka base making him the fifth beneficiary of the award after captain James Situma (February), Humphrey Mieno (March), David Okello (April) ...

OFFICIAL: Gor Mahia sign Meddie Kagere

Goal.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
Kenyan Premier League giants Gor Mahia have finally signed back celebrated Ugandan-born Rwandan striker Meddie Kagere on a two-year deal.

Tanzania/Congo-Kinshasa: Cautious Yanga Eyes Mazembe Scalp

AllAfrica.com - ‎Jun 28, 2016‎
In a sharp contrast, the city of Dar es Salaam is calm barely few hours before Tanzania champions, Young Africans 'Yanga' plays DR Congo giants, TP Mazembe at the 60,000 capacity National Stadium on Tuesday everning.

'Healing' detected in Antarctic ozone hole

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Researchers say they have found the first clear evidence that the thinning in the ozone layer above Antarctica is starting to heal.

Why Golden Rice has become a symbol of the GMO debate

Christian Science Monitor - ‎1 hour ago‎
Men and women work in rice fields in Kangwon province, eastern North Korea on June 23. Rice is the staple food for 3.5 billion people worldwide, according to the International Rice Research Institute.

Ancient tomb may have been used as prehistoric telescope

WDEF News 12 - ‎4 hours ago‎
A team of British astronomers might have discovered new insights into how prehistoric humans gazed up at the stars. The researchers are studying what could be the first-ever telescope used by people some 6,000 years ago.

NASA's DAWN mission over dwarf planet Ceres has come to an end

The Verge - ‎3 hours ago‎
After traveling 3.5 billion miles, the DAWN spacecraft has reached the end of its primary mission over Ceres, a dwarf planet that sits in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.

How your height affects your sex life

New Vision - ‎Jun 29, 2016‎
Apparently, how tall you are really does have a big impact on the amount of between-the-sheets action you get. Coupleatparty 703x422.

Effects of malaria vaccine fade over time, research shows

CNN - ‎56 minutes ago‎
(CNN) The United States eradicated malaria by spraying mosquito breeding grounds with DDT in 1951, roughly two decades after most of Western Europe eliminated the disease.

Substance in Marijuana Could Benefit Alzheimer's Patients

Voice of America - ‎4 hours ago‎
June 30, 2016 2:00 PM. More than 5 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's Disease, the most damaging form of dementia, and it is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.

Canned Foods Linked to BPA Risk in New Study

WDTV - ‎5 hours ago‎
(CNN) -- There has been an ongoing debate about just how much of the industrial chemical Bisphenol A (or BPA) lurks in canned foods and whether it poses a health risk.
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