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19 Best Prime Day Deals on Amazon Devices: Kindle, Echo, Fire

Fire Tablets and Echo speakers aren't terribly expensive. They're built to be affordable, and some of them are especially cheap for Prime Day. Kindles are another story, they're more expensive and go on sale less often. We've compiled every decent ...

Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding

Locally heavy, gusty storms associated in part with Barry at midweek will pose localized flash-flooding threats this week and then usher in the hottest weather of the summer of 2019 so far in the northeastern United States.The combination of a ...

European Commission elects Ursula von der Leyen first female president

July 16 (UPI) -- The European Commission on Tuesday elected Ursula von der Leyen, of Germany, to be the first woman to lead the bloc in its 61-year history.Von der Leyen replaces outgoing President Jean-Claude Juncker, whose five-year term comes to ...

Speed Up Your Internet by Limiting Bandwidth-Hungry Apps

You might be paying your ISP for a certain service tier, but that doesn’t mean that you’re getting those speeds both ways—the fine print will likely indicate that your upload speeds are much, much slower than your download speeds. Though it’s true ...

Man wins $20,080 with same Keno numbers that earned him $1,500

July 16 (UPI) -- A Maryland man who scored a $1,500 Keno prize won $20,080 just a few weeks later using the same set of numbers.The 53-year-old Indian Head man told Maryland Lottery officials he was playing Keno this week at Lee's Market in Indian ...

4,600-Year-Old Complex On A Tiny Greek Island Is Totally Changing Our Understanding Of Ancient Greece

The shining white marble-based structures were designed to glisten in the sun and potentially symbolize ancient creation myths for those within viewing distance. The summit was a sacred site of religious offerings.Wikimedia CommonsThe tiny islet of ...

Everything You Can Do With Your Airline Miles Before They Expire

Photo: freestocks.org (Pexels) Mile High WeekFlying the "friendly skies" is often hell, but it doesn't have to be. It's Mile High Week, and we're investigating everything flight-related, from how to score cheap tickets to the best time to book, ...

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The 37 Best Home and Outdoors Deals

As befits a website known as "the everything store," Amazon's Prime Day offerings really run the gamut. You may already have a few big-ticket electronics items in mind, but don't sleep on any kitchen gadgets, high-tech toys, or even pet cameras ...

Taika Waititi to direct Marvel’s ‘Thor 4’

July 16 (UPI) -- Taika Waititi has signed on to write and direct Marvel's Thor 4 which will once again star Chris Hemsworth in the lead role.Waititi is returning to Thor after helming the third entry in the franchise, 2017's Thor: Ragnarok. The ...

E-cig crackdown may push some back to smoking, study says

Banning flavors and lowering nicotine levels in electronic cigarettes is a strategy that could backfire, a new study suggests.Without those draws, many people would vape less and smoke more tobacco cigarettes, researchers claim. "Some ...

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