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Project to detect wrong-way vehicles on Phoenix freeway OK'd

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The system will detect wrong-way drivers, warn other drivers on the road, and notify law enforcement. The vote came just days after Governor Doug Ducey asked ADOT to accelerate the system's construction, after a spate of wrong-way crashes, with one on June 6 resulting in two fatalities. Read More »

Secret Service: We don't have Trump tapes

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The agency made the disclosure in response to a freedom of information request by The Wall Street Journal . The agency said a review of its main indices found no records related to the request. The Journal report doesn't necessarily mean there are no tapes of recorded White House conversations - just that the Secret Service doesn't have them. Read More »

'Not credible' for May's Government to negotiate Brexit, says Sturgeon

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The First Minister wants membership of the European single market and the customs union to be "at the heart" of a new way forward, with the rights of EU nationals living in the United Kingdom guaranteed with immediate effect. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson , whose party boosted its MPs north of the border from one to 13, has urged the UK Government to listen to those who did not vote Tory and pursue "an open Brexit, not a closed one ". Read More »

California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

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A two-buck gamble paid off handsomely for one lucky Powerball player this weekend, but the victor of a $447.8-million jackpot has yet to come forward, lottery officials said Monday. The homes are clustered around a golf course, and residents join in activities ranging from tai chi and swimming to woodworking and shuffleboard, according to the association's website. Read More »

E3 2017: Playful Bringing Star Child To PSVR

The mysterious premise only makes us more interested in what the developers, Playful, have in store for us. When Polygon went hands on with Superhot VR in December, we talked about how much we enjoyed the unique gameplay elements the VR version of the game brought and how it felt like an entirely new experience. Read More »

White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

The majority of those judges found that Trump's executive order "drips with religious intolerance" and that "the reasonable observer would likely conclude that EO-2's primary objective is to exclude persons from the United States on the basis of their religious beliefs". Read More »

Man arrested in Qld toddler death case

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The two-year-old was found unconscious at a home in Kingston, south of Brisbane, and was rushed to Logan Hospital before being transferred to Lady Cilento Children's Hospital. "The young child suffered horrific injuries", he said. "The death of any child should be considered tragic but the circumstances of this incident were particularly distressing". Read More »

Russia protests: Kremlin critic Navalny among hundreds detained

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Police arrested Navalny outside his home, his wife said. Although it was not immediately clear if Monday's protests were larger than those in March, they underlined the deep dismay with the government. Monday's rallies were the second mass action called by Navalny since March 26. Police say Navalny was detained for breaking laws regarding public meetings and obeying authorities, the Interfax news agency reports. Read More »

Package explodes at South Korean university, one hurt: fire official

The explosion injured an architectural engineering professor surnamed as Kim. The faculty member, who remains unidentified, took a box that was in a shopping bag which was left at his office door and opened it in his office. The police have since dispatched a special team to conduct investigation on the parcel bomb, and have not ruled out that it could be a terrorist attack. Read More »

Theresa May to Form Minority Government After Election Debacle

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Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier said Brexit talks could wait until the new government was ready. Thursday's vote produced what's known in the United Kingdom as "hung parliament", forcing May to seek a minority partner. After Thursday's stunning seat loss, Sturgeon told the BBC that a "post-Brexit uncertainty" was a factor in people's voting choices and "certainly the independence referendum is part of that". Read More »

Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi amid Qatar crisis

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Qatar Airways has been hit hard by the dispute, with 18 destinations now out of bounds for the airline. Akbar Al Baker criticised Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain for closing their airspace to Qatari flights a week ago. Read More »

QATAR :: Crise du Golfe : Alpha Condé propose sa médiation

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Le Président Alpha Condé, lors d'une visite officielle au Royaume Saoudien, a décoré le Serviteur des deux Saintes Mosquées, Roi Salman Bin Albdulaziz de l'Ordre national du Mérite de la République de la Guinée en "reconnaissance de ses efforts pour la consolidation de la paix dans le monde". Read More »

Northern Ireland's DUP surge, could help Britain's May reach majority

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The DUP will also seek a less neutral government line in the talks aimed at restoring devolution to Belfast , which are due to resume shortly with a deadline of June 29th. When May called the election in April, she did so with the Conservatives riding high in the polls, and the pound had surged on expectations that a big majority for the Conservatives would allow her to face down the so-called euroskeptics in her parliamentary ranks. Read More »

British election's outcome may postpone Brexit - senator

Outwardly, May showed no signs of yielding to that pressure Friday. "May stares into the abyss", said The Times' Saturday edition while the Daily Mail led with "Tories Turn On Theresa". Theresa May has confirmed she plans to stay on as Britain's prime minister to provide certainty to the country, with support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party . Read More »

UK's Theresa May pays heavy price for gamble

The election outcome is an embarrassing turn for May who called the vote three years earlier than required, to give her a strong position in Brexit negotiations. Corbyn indicated Friday that "people who voted for Labor party, did so out of hope". May, who took over after last year's Brexit referendum , began the formal two-year process of leaving the European Union on March 29, promising to take Britain out of the single market and cut immigration. Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to bury the hatchet with Labour rebels

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Jeremy Corbyn and centrist Labour MPs signalled a truce yesterday in the party's two-year civil war amid the prospect of a second general election this year. Goodwin scrunched up a piece of paper and uncomfortably shoved it into his mouth and said: "It is actually a hardback, there are lots of chemicals but I have got to get through the whole thing". Read More »

The US Joins The Fight Against Islamist Terrorists In The Philippines

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USA special forces are assisting Philippine troops in their operations against Islamic militants in the southern city of Marawi , the US embassy in Manila said in an emailed statement . Arevalo said fighting resumed Saturday as troops pushed their advance into three districts where more than 200 militants were still holed up. Nearly the entire population of about 200,000 fled from Marawi after the militants stormed it, but the military believes that beyond the checkpoints now fencing ... Read More »

Pas d'internet jusqu'à la fin du BAC 2017 !

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Des orientations ont été données aux candidats par les enseignants surveillants et tous ces avertissements sont mentionnés dans les convocations. Mme Benghabrit a exprimé son optimisme quant "aux résultats du baccalauréat 2017". "11,39% de cas d'absence ont été enregistrés au premier jour des épreuves, dont 1,56% de candidats scolarisés", a affirmé la ministre qui a fait état, par ailleurs, de 69 tentatives de fraude. Read More »

French drivers left astounded after seeing riderless 'ghost bike' travelling along motorway

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The clip shot from a auto whose driver who looked in his mirror and spotted the motorbike was cruising a little too close to the central reservation, albeit in a perfectly straight line. The driver of the auto stopped to pick him up, and the pair unsuccessfully searched for the bike before continuing on to hospital. The Frenchman added that motorbikes can travel without a rider for more than 600m. Read More »

La République en marche en tête du premier tour

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Le parti socialiste, avec le parti radical de gauche et les divers gauche, n'obtiennent que 9,70%. À gauche, le Parti socialiste de l'ex-président François Hollande, qui contrôlait la moitié de l'Assemblée sortante, s'effondrerait à moins de 40 sièges. Read More »

Colorado officials disciplined for handling of allegations

The woman who accused a former University of Colorado football coach of domestic violence alleges the school was aware of the abuse and took significant measures to cover it up - including deleting a key email and ignoring her calls, according to a legal document filed with CU. Read More »

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Story Demo Available to Download Today

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Marvel vs Capcom Infinite is the sixth installment of Marvel vs Capcom crossover fighting series. "Marvel and Capcom universes collide like never before as iconic characters team up for action-packed player-versus-player combat". We'll get into it and provide our impressions of what we find in it later on the site. Right now , it appears that the Story Demo is PlayStation 4 exclusive, but we'll let you know if Capcom informs us otherwise, or if the demo becomes available on other platforms. Read More »

Mariners select Kentucky's Evan White in of MLB draft

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He's a semifinalist for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award and was a second-team All-SEC selection. The Gahanna, Ohio, native could also be tested as an outfielder as well as a first baseman at the major league level. White spent last summer as a member of USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team where he started 15 of the team's 19 games, primarily at first base with spot starts in the outfield. Read More »

Rahul mocks Chouhan over indefinite fast

Breaking his fast after 28 hours, CM Chouhan assured the farmers that their demands will be taken into consideration and acted upon, although he did not give any statements regarding farmers' loan waivers . "We are going to buy different varieties of pulses at MSP", the chief minister said. The delegation was led by activists such as Medha Patkar of National Alliance of Peoples Movements, Swami Agnivesh of Bandhua Mukti Morcha, VM Singh of Rashtriya Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan, Dr. Read More »