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Minecraft Going Cross-Platform, Getting Massive 4K Graphics Update This Fall

The "Console Edition" and "Pocket/Windows 10 Edition" will go away and " Minecraft " will simply be known as " Minecraft ". Saves and other purchased content will be transferable between the old and newer versions of the game. Xbox Live will be uniting the global Minecraft community across mobile, VR, PC, mobile and consoles. That's not all, though: Minecraft is going to be getting an update it's calling the "Super Duper Graphics Pack", which will spiff it all the way up to 4K. Read More »

Former Penn State president is sentenced to jail in Sandusky scandal


Schultz was sentenced to six to 23 months' incarceration and two years' probation. The judge hit Curley the hardest, imposing a 7- to 23-month jail term, with the last four months of it to be on house arrest . Unlike Spanier, who displayed little visible emotion, Curley and Schultz both wept as they asked Boccabella for mercy. "I am very remorseful I did not comprehend the severity of the situation", Curley said. Read More »

Dozens missing, six dead in London fire

A massive fire engulfed a 24-storey apartment tower in London on Wednesday, killing several people, police said. The ambulance service said 68 patients had been taken to six hospitals across London , with 18 in critical care. The London Fire Brigade was called to the fire in Kensington at around 12:54 a.m. (BST). "There are already disturbing reports emerging of the pipework in the building for a fire emergency being out of action", Ritson says. Read More »

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc

The stock of Cosan Ltd (USA) (NYSE:CZZ) is a huge mover today! The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, October 27 with "Hold". The company had Year Ago Sales of 176.5 Million. 94 funds opened positions while 333 raised stakes. 157,200 were accumulated by Swiss Bank. The Wealthtrust Axiom Llc holds 43,143 shares with $2.41M value, up from 36,104 last quarter. Read More »

Honda Civic Type-R Now Available, MSRP Verified


Here's the thing: For the relative lucky few that have their 2018 Civic Type-R order in place, Today is the day that your dealership can release your vehicle for public sale. For the time being, only the comprehensively-equipped Touring trim level will have to make do. You'll notice that Honda has skinned the software on its displays to match the red interior accents of the vehicle (the images of the interior above show the European Union model which Honda says could vary slightly from the ... Read More »

US congressman Steve Scalise 'shot at Virginia baseball practice'


Wenstrup said Scalise "was conscious" and "very brave" while receiving medical care at the scene and praised the efforts of Capitol Hill police who returned fire at the gunman, James Hodgkinson , 66, of IL. "He has my full confidence as our Whip, and he will continue to do great and important work for all Americans", Boehner said, as reported by the Huffington Post . Read More »

At least 12 dead in west London tower block fire

The fire nearly entirely engulfed Grenfell Tower in the North Kensington area from the second story up to the 24th, with flames lashing up the sides of the charred building and smoke billowing over the city. NHS England said 74 people are being treated in six hospitals across the capital, of whom 20 are in critical care. The cause of the fire - which took hold at 1am - is unknown, London Fire Brigade said. Read More »

Death toll in London tower fire rises to 12

When her daughter called a couple of hours later, the blaze was already engulfing the entire building. Theresa May's newly-appointed chief of staff promised past year that the government would review fire safety regulations, but the changes have yet to be published. Read More »

Front and back panel images of iPhone 8 leaked


Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an "overweight" rating and issued a $177.00 target price (up from $161.00) on shares of Apple in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $155.32, for a total transaction of $1,855,918.68. The shares were sold at an average price of $143.32, for a total transaction of $6,850,122.72. Read More »

Gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

Roger Williams of Texas, as the shooting continued. St. Clair County Sheriff Rick Watson said Wednesday that Hodgkinson showed the deputy all required firearms licenses and documentation for the high-powered hunting rifle, which he said he was simply using for target practice. Read More »

Iran says Saudis suspected of being behind terror attacks


Earlier, Iranian Parliamentary Speaker Ali Larijani accused Washington of being an ally of Islamic State in the region. Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , has blamed the United States for instability in the Middle East and said Washington's fight against Isis was "a lie". Read More »

Witness captures Alexandria shooting on cell phone


Hodgkinson , 66, from IL. The lawmakers were practising for the annual congressional ballgame that organisers vowed would go ahead as planned on Thursday at Nationals Park, home of Major League Baseball team the Washington Nationals. "He was dragging his body from second base", Brooks said. Trump described Scalise as a "very good friend", a "patriot" and a "fighter", telling him: "America is praying for you and America is praying for all of the victims of this awful shooting ". Read More »

Ga. Congressman Blames Shooting on Heated Rhetoric, Not Guns


Paul said Republicans have used the same practice field for six years without incident. Sen. Tim Scott's office said he was not at the ball field at the time of the shooting . before the shooting occurred. The shots were reported on East Monroe Street in Del Ray, Alexandria police said on Twitter at 7:30 a.m. He also said it may be time to look at increasing security details for more than just top members of Congress. Read More »

Baker: Feds coordinating with Mass. officials in wake of Va. shooting


Scalise. All three congressmen from West Michigan are safe following a shooting at a congressional baseball practice at a field just outside Washington Virginia. Brooks said Scalise "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood". Grothman said security would not typically follow a member of Congress to an event like this but because of Scalise's position as House majority whip, he had a detail with him. Read More »

Russian opposition leader arrested as protests rage

The protest Monday was part of a day of demonstrations throughout Russian Federation spearheaded by Alexei Navalny , the anti-corruption campaigner who has emerged as Russia's most prominent opposition figure and who has announced he intends to run for president next year. Read More »

Gunman who shot US Congressman, aide and cops dies

News sources identified the shooter as James T. Hodgkinson . Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders issued a statement after he was informed that the alleged shooter had volunteered during his presidential campaign a year ago. The baseball team was preparing for the annual congressional baseball game where Republicans and Democrats form teams and play each other for charity. Read More »

After London fire, desperate pleas for missing residents

He said he saw people jumping from the building. The housing block, built in 1974, was recently upgraded at a cost of 8.6 million pounds ($11 million), with work finishing in May 2016, according to the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea . Read More »

La CPI demande l'arrestation immédiate du fils de Kadhafi (procureure)


En 2011, la CPI avait délivré un mandat d'arrêt contre Seif al Islam pour crimes contre l'humanité. "Nous vérifions à l'heure actuelle ces informations et prenons les mesures qui s'imposent pour déterminer où se trouve M. La procureure a également demandé "que soit immédiatement arrêté et remis à la Cour le suspect, M. Al-Touhami Khaled, également sous le coup d'un mandat d'arrêt" rendu public le 24 avril. Read More »

Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, aide also hit


Nothing in his hands at all, that I noticed. I didn't think anything of it because that's a public exercise area. Personally, we have our Italian-American connection, so as soon as I heard his name, I was filled with concern as I would be for anyone here, but we had that special connection, so our hopes and prayers. Read More »

London fire: Man catches baby dropped from 10th floor of tower

Residents said repairs, including the addition of some sort of cladding, had been made to the exterior of the block recently. My gut instinct told me just to get the girls out. He said he saw people waving flashlights from the top levels of the building and saw rescuers "doing an incredible job" trying to get people out. Nassima Boutrig, who lives across from the building, said she was awakened by sirens and smoke so thick that it filled her home as well. Read More »

Trump interviewed Mueller for FBI job day before he was tapped f

But Ruddy opened a new line of questions about Mueller's impartiality - the fact that Trump had considered Mueller for the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's job before he was named special counsel . "I think it's pretty clear by what one of his lawyers said on television recently". Sessions in March stepped aside from the federal investigation into contacts between Russian Federation and the presidential campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice previous year ... Read More »

Killed, dozens injured in massive London fire


A gentleman ran forward and managed to grab the baby". Other witnesses said they saw residents holding their children out of windows. Tiago Etienne, 17, said he spotted about three children between the ages of four and eight being dropped from an apartment around the 15th floor. Read More »

Sessions says he's "not stonewalling", citing "confidential communications" with Trump


Addressing allegations that he had unreported meetings with Russian officials while he advised the Trump campaign , Sessions said he had already acknowledged two meetings a year ago with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak . He bristled at Wyden and told the OR senator that people are suggesting through innuendo that he has not been honest. " This is a secret innuendo being leaked out there about me, and I don't appreciate it ". Read More »

London high-rise fire like horror movie

Smoke rises from the Grenfell Tower in west London on Wednesday. Airline passengers flying near London witnessed a massive fire tearing through a residential high-rise building Wednesday. "It was only by the sound of people screaming "Don't jump, don't jump off the building" which I was assuming people must have been doing - that was the only reason why I woke up." "A lot of people said 'help, help, help.' The fire brigade could only help downstairs". Read More »

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Those who have agreed to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators, the Post reported , include Dan Coats , director of national intelligence; Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency; and Richard Ledgett, who recently left his role as Rogers' deputy. Read More »