Alexa be more human

C|net - Inside amazon's effort to make its voice assistant smarter, chattier and more like you.


Mayweather, a Defensive Mastermind, Beats McGregor With His Fists

NY Times - He reddened McGregor’s face with a barrage of right-handed bombs, leading the referee to stop the fight a little more than a minute into the 10th round on Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena.

Mayweather vs. McGregor: Highlights From Every Round

Dramatic Rescues Unfold All Across Waterlogged Houston

NY Times HOUSTON — The rain had begun to fall again on Sunday afternoon when there was a roar over Interstate 610. A Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter was hovering overhead, a rescuer and a resident joined together by a harness and arms.

Harvey Brings Catastrophic Floods to Houston; at Least Five Reported Dead

Hurricane Harvey in Photographs


Divers search McCain's flooded compartments for 10 sailors

Navy Times - Navy and Marine Corps divers will enter flooded compartments on the USS John S. McCain to search for 10 sailors missing after the destroyer and an oil tanker collided in Southeast Asian waters, the 7th Fleet said Tuesday.


We should move away from messiah leadership to structured democracy

Daily Nation - Watching the aftermath of our recent General Election, I was left pondering a phenomenon that appears after pretty every such event in these parts.


Stream Damian Marley’s First New Solo Album in 12 Years ‘Stony Hill’ [LISTEN]

Stream Damian Marley’s First New Solo Album in 12 Years ‘Stony Hill’ [LISTEN]

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Obama's Message to Uhuru and Raila on Election Day

Former US President Barrack Obama on Monday night sent a chilling message to President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA Leader Raila Odinga asking them to...


South African Airways 'is on verge of bankruptcy'

BBC News - South African Airways (SAA) has run out of money and is teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, according to information given to the country's parliament.

Steve Harvey on Miss Universe Mishap: I Took a Bullet for a Lot of People

US Magazine - "I took a bullet for a lot of people and I'm a bright guy," Harvey, 60, told Us Weekly and other reporters during the Television Critics Association press tour on Thursday, August 3. "I can read and I can hear. I read and I did what I was told to do."

Lorde 'So Gutted' After Lollapalooza 2017 Set Canceled Due to Weather

Mobb Deep Rapper Prodigy's Cause of Death Revealed as Accidental Choking


Neymar’s £198m fee has distorted the market – now wait for the ripple effect

The Guardian - Neymar’s move to PSG from Barcelona will make him the first player in 85 years to more than double the previous transfer record. An already inflated environment will feel the consequences