Tiger Woods withdraws from tournament with oblique strain

Masters champion Tiger Woods withdrew Friday from the opening FedEx Cup playoffs event with what he described as a mild oblique strain. It was the first time Woods has pulled out in the middle of a tournament since the Dubai Desert Classic in February 2017, two months before he had …

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Missouri Walmart panic caused by armed man testing gun rights

Image copyright EPA Image caption The man said he did not expect people to panic despite being heavily armed A man who sparked panic by walking into a Walmart with a rifle and body armour told police he was testing his right to bear arms in public. Dmitriy Andreychenko entered …

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note gets bigger and pricier (and smaller and cheaper)

Since 2011, Samsung’s Galaxy Note smartphones have had two signature features: a really big screen and the S Pen stylus. Beyond them, the line has always been about pulling out all the stops for users who see their phones as pocket-sized machines for creativity and productivity—and are willing to pay …

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New Guilty Gear Will Confront The "Essence" Of Fighting Games

A new entry to the Guilty Gear franchise was unveiled during EVO 2019. Currently dubbed Guilty Gear 2020, there is very little information about the upcoming fighting game. However, Guilty Gear’s general director Daisuke Ishiwatari is calling this new entry a “brand-new experience” that seeks to confront the core elements …

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Why Modi’s Kashmir coup threatens India’s democracy

It’s tempting, though illogical, to blame Donald Trump for all the world’s ills. Yet was it America’s self-aggrandising president who triggered last week’s sudden crisis between India and Pakistan over Kashmir? When Trump took office in 2017, his ignorance of international affairs was seen as potentially dangerous. Those fears now …

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Mets rally for 4 in 9th, rock Nats 7-6 for 7th win in row

Michael Conforto celebrating with his jersey ripped off. Dominic Smith joining the party on his scooter. A crowd that kept cheering long after the last swing. Hard to believe for a team that seemed cooked only a month ago, but the New York Mets and their fans are feeling like …

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Lego celebrates 'Friends' 25th anniversary with Central Perk set

In honor of the show’s 25th anniversary, Lego is releasing a Central Perk set of the New York coffee shop that served as the hub for the characters. The set features 1,079 pieces and is “both great for play and display and is sure to grab attention in any room,” …

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