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Telltale's Minecraft: Story Mode Is Getting a Second Season, Premieres July

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For starters, decisions from the first season will carry over, while the likes of Patton Oswalt and Scott Porter will be returning for voice work. The story will pick up soon after the events of the first season, where the Order of the Stone have become famous for their deeds and are now dealing with the responsibilities that come along with that fame. Read More »

Indian PM on climate: would be 'crime' to spoil environment

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Memorandum of Understandings on cooperation in Organ Transplantation, in Cyber security, on Technical Cooperation in Civil Aviation, Cooperation in Renewable Energy, Agreement on visa waiver for holders of diplomatic passports and an MoU between Foreign Service Institute and Diplomatic Academy of Spain was signed. Read More »

Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame

The situation, according to CNN , has been brought under control. Following the incident, Paris police warned people to avoid the area on Twitter. The assailant's motive is unclear, but anti-terror police will investigate whether there are any links to extremism. The Paris prosecutor's office said the investigation was opened Tuesday (local time) soon after the attack. Read More »

Police dog fired for being too friendly

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Luckily, Gavel had been fostered by the Governor of Queensland , so the political leader stepped in with the flawless solution. Gavel , the German shepherd, was on his way to being an official police dog for Queensland Police Service Dog Squad. Read More »

Senators to Ask About Trump Pushback on Russia Investigation

Coats' testimony before the Senate intelligence committee has been scheduled for weeks, an event that was already expected to kick off two days of blockbuster hearings . Both Coats and Rogers said they would answer more fully in closed session but did not rule out Trump's invoking executive privilege then. The president has repeatedly called for an end to the Russian investigation in his public remarks. Read More »

TriMet Stabbing Suspect Rails In Court

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During his appearance at the court , Christian also yelled "death to the enemies of America" and "death to Antifa ". His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholls, has not returned a call. Christian said he dropped out of high school, but passed the high school equivalency exam known as the GED. Video showed Christian swinging his arm and - in one motion - opening the knife and stabbing Fletcher in the neck. Read More »

Clinton to graduates: 'Never let anyone silence your voice'

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Clinton received affectionate screams like "We love you, Hillary!" but, according to the New York Daily News , her comment about Trump provoked some head shakes. Speaking by video, Evers' widow, Myrlie Evers-Williams, called Clinton "one of the most distinguished Americans in our history". "Look at the efforts to suppress the vote, the principal right that Medgar Evers fought and died for". Read More »

Kansas lawmakers reject Brownback's 'experiment,' force taxes higher

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In 2012, Brownback approved cuts that dropped the tax rate to 2.6 percent for married couples who filed jointly and earned $30,000 a year or less. The tax increase is expected to raise $1.2 billion over two years by increasing income tax rates and ending an exemption for 330,000-plus farmers and business owners. Read More »

Alexa, Make It Easier for Me to Stream a Movie

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In the United States, DISH network last month introduced an extension to its voice control functionality. Per Amazon's blog post: "Companies can now teach Alexa how to interface with their video content and services". If this means what I think it means, soon I'll be able to yell "Alexa, play Terrace House!" at my Echo and watch it pop up on my TV. Of course, manufacturers who want an Alexa-compatible device (like cable box manufacturers) as well as video service providers will have ... Read More »

Fired FBI Director James Comey faces Senate and rebuts Donald Trump

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He told the committee that the "shifting explanations" from the White House for why Trump fired him last month "confused" and increasingly concerned him. Trump Jr. said in the tweet . "So it confused me when I saw on television the president saying that he actually fired me because of the Russian Federation investigation", Comey said. Read More »

Qatar crisis: Trump says his Mideast trip paying off

Qatar's foreign minister, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, said Doha was ready for mediation efforts after Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed diplomatic relations in a coordinated move. But Gulf Arab neighbours and Egypt have always been irked by its maverick stances and support for the Muslim Brotherhood, which they regard as a political enemy. Read More »

Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

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His first hit on Tuesday was a bloop to left that fell to drive in the game's first run. Gennett , 27, spent his first four years in Milwaukee, where he made Bernie Brewer slide 35 times in 456 games and was a fan favorite for his scrappy play and likable personality - not to mention the eminently chant-able name. Read More »

Attaque devant Notre-Dame : l'imprévisible dérive de Farid Ikken

Le policier agressé a pour sa part été légèrement blessé, a-t-on appris de source policière. Outre un marteau, celui-ci avait en sa possession deux couteaux de cuisine, selon les autorités. L'assaillant blessé a été évacué vers un hôpital, selon la préfecture de police. Cette agression intervient trois jours après un nouvel attentat au Royaume-Uni: sept personnes ont été tuées et 48 autres blessées samedi soir à Londres dans l'attaque revendiquée par le groupe État islamique (EI), au ... Read More »

Flights operations normal, additional flights deployed: Qatar Airways

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The embassy added that airport authorities provided some of the stranded passengers with available rooms, while others were reportedly well-served during their stopover at the airport halls. He noted in this regard that the number of airline companies that would stop their flights to Qatar would reach 20 by the end of the week, while 16 companies have suspended flights to Doha by Wednesday. Read More »

Can't resist texting while driving? Apple wants to make you stop

This new iPad Pro has a number of features of an ideal tablet device to explore the world of technology within your hands. It is also brighter and more responsive. This new integration won't replace the dedicated OneDrive iOS app, which already supports many iOS capabilities such as the Share extension, OneDrive for iMessage as well as Apple Pencil and split-screen support on iPads. Read More »

Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

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So, yes, this testimony is a pretty big deal. Comey accepts, setting up one of the most anticipated Congressional hearings in recent history. In comments to the Senate, Comey said , "I take the president at his word I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation". Read More »

France confirms second French death in London attack

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Transport for London (TfL) confirmed he worked for London Underground as a trainee customer services assistant for almost six months until he left in October. An Irish security source described the killer as having "extensive immigration history related to the UK". The youngest of the attackers, an Italian national of Moroccan descent, he was allowed to enter the United Kingdom and had been living in east London. Read More »

HomePod: New Intelligent Home Speakers From Apple

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Ultimately, HomePod is probably only good for those that are deeply entrenched in Apple's world. "Just like we did with portable music, we want to reinvent home music", Apple CEO Tim Cook said at the Worldwide Developers Conference , where HomePod was unveiled, becoming Apple's first new device since the release of the Apple Watch in 2015. Read More »

WWDC 2017: Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) New iMac Lineup Should Silence Critics

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The event was heavily featured with the AMD GPUs including the new family of Radeon Pro graphic processors. As for connectivity, both straight iMac models offer four USB 3 ports, two USB-C ports with Thunderbolt 3, an SDXC card slot, a 3.5mm audio jack and RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet along with a Kengsinton lock slot. Read More »

Kapil Mishra heckled, marshalled out of Delhi assembly

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Mishra yesterday said that bullets were fired at Rahul Sharma, the whistle-blower who has filed the first corruption case against the Bansal family linked to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal , after he was attacked inside the sate assembly. "The MLAs rushed towards him after he prompted them to do so", Mishra said. Whatever they (AAP MLAs) did was wrong. "These two incidents have revealed a new face of Arvind Kejriwal and his government - this criminal face of Kejriwal has saddened people who ... Read More »

Tim Cook Says Apple Is Working With UK In Terror Investigations

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There has been little detail on how the terrorists communicated with one another to plan the attacks , but Cook said that he believes Apple provided valuable information to the investigations. The U.S. should "use that money for a significant infrastructure spend in the U.S., because it creates jobs", Cook said. While Cook was critical of the decision and thought it to be "not in the best interest of the United States", he confirmed that he will remain an advisor to the president. Read More »

Les identités de deux assaillants dévoilées — Londres

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Plusieurs témoins ont rapporté avoir entendu les agresseur crier " C'est pour Allah ". Ce dimanche n'était pas un dimanche de printemps normal sur les bords de la Tamise alors que la Grande-Bretagne pansait ses plaies après avoir été terrassée par un troisième attentat islamiste en trois mois, qui a fait 7 victimes et 48 blessés. Read More »

Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis

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They said Qatar's fiscal and current account deficits could widen as "related revenues from regional trade diminish". The state-run Saudi Press Agency said the move was being taken to protect "national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism", and accused Qatar of supporting ISIS, al-Qaeda, and the Muslim Brotherhood . Read More »