Summary Mike Moustakas drove in a run and scored twice for the Royals, who scored four times in the seventh and moved within four games of first-place Detroit in the AL Central. Twins starter Kevin Correia had a similar line over six frames, but had three less strikeouts and walked none compared to three for Ventura. Danny Santana led off the game with his fourth homer of the year, but the Twins lost for the fifth time in seven games.
Summary BlackBerry has announced that its popular messaging system BBM, or BlackBerry Messenger, would now be open to those using the Windows Phone platform, a move that potentially makes the messaging service more appealing to its enterprise clients. It is now available to download for free from Windows Phone store . BlackBerry, which is seeking to reinvent itself as a more software and services driven company as its smartphone market share has dwindled, has been lately touting new BBM features in a bid to make it a more viable messaging tool for clients such as corporations and government agencies that are on the lookout for a secure messaging service.
Summary Samsung may be the world's largest smartphone maker, but its lead is surely slipping as new figures from IDC showed yesterday . Galaxy Ace NXT is Samsung's entry-level 3G phone. It features a 4-inch WVGA display, along with a 3MP camera on the back with flash.
Summary A lot, but for our purposes, it means that we can finally make realistic--and informed--win-loss predictions for each of the 30 teams in the Association. Chances are, this is another tanking season, but things are finally starting to look more promising for Milwaukee. . Winning more than 15 games--the total in 2013-14--should be a given, but the Bucks aren't going to blow that mark out of the water. .
Summary For eastern Ukrainians, a growing doubt: Is Russia manipulating us?. "I'm afraid if Putin hears me speaking Russian, he will come to 'protect' my rights!". Several nationwide polls since February show a sharp decline in support for Russia, even in the east, though the shift is much more profound in the west of the country.
Summary With the dog days of August, come the last of the 2014 summer blockbusters. First up is the latest film from the Marvel Cinematic Universe , and if early buzz is correct, this just might do the trick. The Guardians of the Galaxy (Rated PG-13) - The last Phase 2 Marvel film before next year's " Avengers: Age of Ultron ", "The Guardians of the Galaxy " is set in a galaxy far, far away.
Summary ST. Patients can only use a pill, liquid or vaporized form of the drug, and only those who suffer from eight illnesses including cancer, AIDS and glaucoma will qualify for the program. The bill also created the Task Force on Medical Cannabis Therapeutic Research to study the law's impact.
Summary Julia Child's "Mastering the Art of French Cooking" successfully merged the world of haute cuisine and accessible, home cooking by emphasizing the importance of a few fundamental techniques. Beating the sh** out of Fruity Pebbles with a wooden mallet wasn't one of them.
Summary By Clarence Williams July 31 at 11:03 PM. Officials expect their work on the 12-inch main to continue well into Friday, but they hope to have the road reopened by the evening commute. Clarence Williams is the night police reporter for The Washington Post and has spent the better part of 13 years standing next to crime scene tape, riding in police cars or waking officials in the middle of night to gather information about breaking news in and around Washington.
Summary Celebrity babies who are on their way to meet the world. The world is looking forward to the next wave of celebrity babies. In last year's Hollywood baby boom, we met Fergie and Josh Duhamel's adorable son Axl, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum's darling daughter Everly, and our favourite baby of 2013, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge. And we can't wait to see pictures of Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes' first child. Not to mention baby No. 3 for Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick.
Summary Kim Kardashian shares beach pictures of her and North West Credit: Splash News. "#TBT bye beach #PuntaMita #Mexico," the E! star captioned an image of herself carrying North back into the luxurious beach house, her backside on full display. . Aside from enjoying the sand and ocean, Kardashian previously shared on Instagram that her daughter took her first steps and completed swimming lessons while at the Mexican oasis.
Summary The fact that Marshawn Lynch's holdout didn't extend into the preseason is beneficial for all parties. The Seahawks agreed to bump Lynch's base salary to $6 million instead of the $5 million he was scheduled to make this season, according to a report by Pro Football Talk . The $1 million addition is a combination of the $500,000 in pregame roster bonuses and $500,000 in incentives if he rushed for 1,500 yards, according to the report.
Summary Fabulous! Don't forget to share with your friends on Twitter and Facebook. 15 Signs That You Are Obsessed With Your Dog. Obviously your dog is better than everyone else's.
Summary CIA employees improperly searched computers used by Senate investigators involved in a multiyear probe of the agency's use of harsh interrogation measures on terrorism suspects, according to the findings of an internal agency inquiry that prompted CIA Director John Brennan to apologize to lawmakers this week. But it also appeared to call attention to another agency misstep. The allegations that the CIA called to the attention of the Justice Department were "not supported," Buckley said, "as the author of the referral had been provided inaccurate information on which the letter was based."