Economy

Paradise Papers Reveal Apple's Use Of Tax Havens

The news outlet and the non-profit investigative organization cited confidential records that were obtained by the German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and shared. But Appl..., [Full Article...]

Culture

Deontay Wilder retains world title with first round knockout over Bermane Stiverne

Deontay Wilder retains world title with first round knockout over Bermane Stiverne The Olympic bronze medalist from Alabama had won the title from Stiverne on points when they first met almost three years ago, on the night Wilder became the first American to capture a piece of the heavyweight championship in almost a decade. [Full Article...]

Electronics

'StarCraft II' Will Soon Be Available to Play for Free

Log in between November 8 and December 8 and Blizzard will give you Heart of the Swarm , the zerg-centric second part, for your trouble. " StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty brings players back to the sci-fi world they've been pining over for more than a decade, and it doesn't disappoint", we wrote at the time. [Full Article...]

Research

Sony brings its AI-infused robotic dog Aibo back from the dead

Sony brings its AI-infused robotic dog Aibo back from the dead Aibo will launch in Japan in January for 198,000 Yen ($1740) but there's now no word on a global release. Shipments will start on January 11, 2018. Aibo , meaning partner in Japanese (but which neatly also stands for AI bot), had new models released every year until 2005. The time is nigh for a comeback, says Sony boss Kaz Hirai, as a flawles... [Full Article...]

Sports

UCLA players could be stuck in China for months over shoplifting arrests

UCLA players could be stuck in China for months over shoplifting arrests Ball, the brother of Lakers' star rookie Lonzo Ball , and fellow UCLA freshman were arrested on shoplifting charges early Tuesday morning in Hangzhou, China. "Whether in the United States or overseas , we expect our student-athletes to uphold the highest standards", he added. "We are very disappointed by any situation that detracts from the po... [Full Article...]

People

At least 3 dead in Calif. elementary school shooting

Five people have been killed - including the suspect - in a mass shooting at a school some 15 miles southwest of Red Bluff, where at least another 10 people have been hospitalized, some of them children. "There was an active shooter out there earlier this morning", said Jeanine Quist, an administrative assistant with the Corning Union Elementary ... [Full Article...]