Famed soul singer Charles Bradley dies at 68
Bradley was diagnosed with stomach cancer previous year and beat the cancer, but it came back recently and spread to his liver. Upon moving back to Brooklyn in 1996, Bradley began moonlighting as a James Brown impersonator under the name Black Velvet.
Sony is really proud of the XZ1's s camera. As most of the Sony devices, even this smartphone is IP65 and IP68 rated for water and dust resistance. When compared with other flagship phones, the battery capacity seems to be on the lesser side, as 3,000 mAh has become pretty much standard on this class of devices. The battery could be a major concern here for some and it would be interesting to see, how well does it perform during our testing period.
Sony Xperia XZ1 that is priced a $699.99 in USA nearly will cost Rs 45,000 in India. Sony has also bypassed the dual camera setup (a trend that is fast catching up these days) and is instead betting big on the 3D scanning feature on its camera. Also, while the Xperia XZ1 runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box, the Galaxy S8 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, whereas the U11 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS. ( original price - Rs 3,490). This is a huge bet and whether it pays off is something only time will tell. Interestingly, it has on-screen navigation buttons, making the bottom bezel bland. Well, we can't say at the moment but what we can do is provide the key specifications of the handsets to help you buy the device of your taste and budget.
Watch out for this space for a detailed review of the Xperia XZ1 soon.
Fed meeting: 3 things to watch for in Yellen's statement
The central bank has felt confident to raise rates because it appears to have met one of its key mandates: Maximizing employment. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is staying mum about whether she wants a second term as the head of the US central bank.
Trump Imposes New Sanctions on North Korea
Trump told reporters it was unacceptable that entities support the North Korean regime financially, according to RFE/RL. Trump responded with a tweet calling Kim Jong-un "a madman" who "will be tested like never before! ".
Target Boosts Hourly Minimum Wage to $11
Nationally, the minimum wage sits at $7.25, a figure agreed to in 2009; don't expect that to go changing again any time soon. The discount-store operator also said it is committed to increasing the minimum hourly wage to $15 by the end of 2020.
Health Secretary Price's use of private jets under review
As a member of Congress, he railed against frivolous government spending, including similar private travel by fellow members. The private plane which he took to that event, the first stop on a five-state tour, cost $50,420, according to Politico .
Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls snap election
Meanwhile, it was "supported around ¥112" by firm stock prices, said an official at a foreign exchange brokerage house. That was higher than the 27.7% a Kyodo news agency survey showed voting for Abe's party, with 42.2% undecided.
Stop Cam Newton or Saints will be 0-3 before London trip
Oh, Newton will run as a last resort but he's relying more on short passes, check downs, eating the ball and throwing it away. Brees has thrown for 1,252 yards and 12 touchdowns with three interceptions in his last four games against the Panthers.
Giants-Eagles, Week 3
Zach Ertz and Alshon Jeffery have combined for 320 receiving yards and one touchdown while Torrey Smith has five receptions. This is a must win game for the Giants who sit at 0-2 and 0-3 will be to much for this team to overcome.