Theresa May under pressure over Trident missile test

Theresa May is coming under pressure to say whether she knew about a reported misfire of the UK’s nuclear weapons system before a crucial Commons vote. The Sunday Times says the missile veered off course during a test in June last year – weeks before the Commons voted to spend £40bn renewing Trident. Questioned by Andrew Marr, the PM refused to say four times if she had known about the test ahead of the vote. The SNP’s Nicola Sturgeon called for a “full disclosure” of what happened. According to the ...

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Trump's first week; Samsung answers; Loads more earnings

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 debacle: A timeline 1. Trump’s first week: President Donald Trump is beginning his first week in office. He’s promising sweeping reforms including repealing the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare), reforming the country’s trade practices, tax cuts and infrastructure spending. Since many of Trump’s policies are still undefined, it’s not clear what the impact to the economy will be. But investors seem optimistic. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

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Source: WRs Nelson, Adams expected to play

8:40 AM ET ESPN.com news services Green Bay Packers wide receivers Jordy Nelson, Davante Adams and Geronimo Allison are all game-time decisions for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game against the Atlanta Falcons but are expected to play, a source told ESPN’s Ed Werder. Packers coach Mike McCarthy has indicated some or all of the players will be evaluated in pregame workouts before a final determination is made. The Packers promoted WR Max McCaffrey on Saturday, a sign they could be without one of their ailing wideouts against the Falcons. Nelson is ...

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PC Gaming Hardware Hits $30 Billion In 2016, A New Record – Report

Research firm Jon Peddie Research has announced some new data regarding the PC gaming market. According to JPR (via Game Informer), PC gaming hardware alone drove $ 30 billion in revenue worldwide in 2016, setting a new record. It wasn’t mentioned in the report what the previous record was. The $ 30 billion figure includes things like pre-built and custom-made gaming rigs, as well as upgrades like new cards. Accessories and audio systems are also factored into the number. According to JPR, the PC gaming market for hardware is going ...

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Murray suffers shock defeat in Melbourne

Australian Open 2017 Venue: Melbourne Park, Melbourne Dates: 16-29 Jan Coverage: Daily live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text on selected matches on the BBC Sport website; TV highlights on BBC Two and online from 21 January. Andy Murray’s hopes of winning a first Australian Open title ended with a shock defeat by world number 50 Mischa Zverev of Germany in the fourth round. Murray, the world number one, dropped serve eight times as Zverev won 7-5 5-7 6-2 6-4 on Rod Laver Arena. It is ...

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'Saturday Night Live' has a shirtless Putin address America

On ‘SNL,’ Putin brags about buying America One day after President Donald Trump was sworn into office, “Saturday Night Live” opened its show with Beck Bennett’s Vladimir Putin speaking directly to the American people. “Hello, America. Yesterday we all made Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States,” Bennett’s Putin said, without a shirt on, to the camera. “Hooray, we did it!” Bennett’s Russian leader then told Americans not to worry and promised he would take care of the country because “it’s the most expensive thing we’ve ever bought.” ...

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Man arrested for false alarm at Steelers' hotel

8:01 AM ET ESPN.com news services Massachusetts State Police have apprehended and charged a man who pulled a fire alarm in the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ hotel early Sunday morning, authorities told ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio. A 25-year-old Boston man has been charged with disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace and pulling a false fire alarm at the team’s airport hotel in Boston. According to sources, the man pulled an alarm in a stairwell near an exit at the hotel and jumped into a waiting car with two other men and fled the scene, ...

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Theresa May 'won't be afraid' to challenge Donald Trump

Theresa May says she “won’t be afraid” to tell Donald Trump if he says or does anything she feels is “unacceptable”. The two will hold talks in the White House on Friday on issues such as trade and security, with the prime minister being the first foreign leader to meet the US President since he took office. She told the BBC that the special relationship between the two countries enabled her to raise difficult matters. She insisted she had a “strong track record” of defending women’s rights. Thousands of protesters ...

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Revelation Online Closed Beta Key Giveaway

We are giving away 5,000 closed beta keys for Revelation Online on PC. This is an instant win and you will receive an email with the code. Closed beta ends on February 2nd, 2017. If you’re not familiar with Revelation Online, it is a breathtaking Massively Online Multiplayer experience in which players will discover the lands of Nuanor. Explore a vibrant world of ancient mystery, and use the power of flight to experience absolute freedom. Spread your wings or master one of the many aerial mounts to soar through the ...

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Trump inauguration: President attacks 'dishonest' media over crowd photos

President Donald Trump has accused the media of dishonestly reporting the size of the crowd at his inauguration. He said the crowd had reached the Washington monument as he spoke at the US Capitol, despite photographic evidence to the contrary. Later, his White House press secretary said it had been “the largest audience to ever see an inauguration, period”. On Saturday, millions in the US and around the world protested against Mr Trump’s new administration. The largest US rally was in the capital Washington, which city officials estimated to be ...

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