The city plans to destroy personal documents submitted by hundreds of thousands of applicants for its municipal ID cards if allowed to do so by a judge, but will hold onto some identifying information, city officials ...

LAS VEGAS — Do your headphones pack enough bass? Even if they do, they can never give you that experience of being physically pushed by a powerful surge of air — you know, the one you get in a nightclub.  But a ...

Don't we already have objectMapper.readValue? Why another JSON library? I found myself stuck in a couple of situations, and jsoniter (json-iterator) really worked for me: Working with PHP: You want to int, so they ...

Israel’s ambassadors around the world are engaged in a two-prong approach to combating the upcoming Paris Mideast conference, on one hand trying to convince countries not to attend, and on the other hoping to ...

Bill Tromblay had been trying to find the plane that his grandfather flew in World War II but had no success.  Bill is a pilot and airplane mechanic from Mukwonago, Wisconsin.  His grandfather, Lt. Clement Tromblay, ...

Forget 4K, that's so 2016. The resolution of the world of tomorrow is 8K, and thanks to a new HDMI specification, it will be beaming into your eyeballs sooner than you might have expected. The HDMI Forum, the people in ...

A surge in December deals pushed the number of cars sold in 2016 to a record high for the seventh year in a row. The record was aided by the number of older cars on the road, improved economic conditions, easy credit, ...

Imagine, for a moment, life without The Bolton News. Even if you are not a weekly purchaser of the printed newspaper, you – or someone you know or are close to – will almost certainly be a regular reader of the ...

American stocks have rocketed since the election of Donald Trump, but it's time investors consider their exit strategies, says Morgan Stanley, suggesting the President-elect's inauguration might be a good time to get ...

TOWNSVILLE, Australia, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- An Australian golf course that set out to snare a massive crocodile said one was captured, but it might not have been the croc they were looking for. The Willows Golf Club in ...

Linksys has unveiled a new Wi-Fi router which will make playing games on a shared network much easier. If you want to play games online lag-free while other people in the house are watching YouTube or downloading some ...

Following the success of its popular Overwatch Christmas event, Blizzard release a free new update, adding Arabian map Oasis for players on all platforms The Winter Wonderland update might be done with, but there’s ...

A powerful earthquake has struck off the coast of Fiji, triggering a tsunami warning within 300km of the epicenter. The USGS downgraded the quake to 6.9 while the PTWC measured it at 7.0, warning that waves up to 1 ...

2017 has started with another San Francisco mainstay saying goodbye. Restaurant Lulu on Folsom Street has shut down operations after 24 years. Lulu special events manager Darla Parks told Scoop that the ...

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer is preparing to block President-elect Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee if he or she is not in the “mainstream.” “It’s hard for me to imagine a nominee that Donald ...

Moldova's new pro-Russia president stripped the ex-president of Romania of his recently-acquired Moldovan citizenship on January 3, saying he obtained it illegally. In November, Traian Basescu and his wife Maria took ...

School children in Kitui County are likely to miss going to school following escalating tensions triggered by banditry in parts of the county. Beatrice Mbithe, Sosoma/Mwanzele village administrator, said schools that ...

Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday evening that an intelligence briefing that was to give him more information on Russian hacking was put off until Friday. He speculated that briefers might need more time “to build a ...

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- It was a tale of two halves for Mike McCoy during his four-year tenure with the San Diego Chargers. In the first two years of his stint, he led the Chargers to 9-7 seasons, including a ...

If your New Year's resolution is to adopt a healthful diet, you shouldn't expect to see immediate effects; your gut microbes might not let you.A Western diet may alter gut microbes in a way that weakens the response to ...