UK Championship: Former champions Ding Junhui and Judd Trump knocked out in last 16

UK Championship: Former champions Ding Junhui and Judd Trump knocked out in last 16

Perry beats Trump to reach last eight – best shots Betway UK Championship Venue: York Barbican Dates: 27 November-9 December Coverage: Watch live across BBC Two, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and mobile app from 1 December. Former champions Ding Junhui and Judd Trump were both knocked out in…

Former Facebook exec Mary Lou Jepsen said her new company will make telepathy possible. But first, it’s going to upend the medical-imaging industry

Former Facebook exec Mary Lou Jepsen said her new company will make telepathy possible. But first, it’s going to upend the medical-imaging industry

Mary Lou Jepsen has some bold predictions about the impact the technology being developed by her new company, Openwater, will eventually have. Openwater’s new imaging system will upend the medical industry, allowing doctors to detect cancers sooner and monitor them more effectively, she says. It will give access to MRI-quality scans to millions of people…

Former US presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and more react to the death of former president George H.W. Bush

Former US presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and more react to the death of former president George H.W. Bush

Putin addressed remarks of condolence to Bush’s son, former President George W. Bush. „Dear George, please accept my deepest condolences over the passing of your father, former U.S. President, George Herbert Walker Bush,” Putin said in a statement posted on the Kremlin’s website. „An outstanding politician, he devoted his entire life to serving his country,…

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‚3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‚3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has listed the three „big failures” in tech entrepreneurship around the world. Schmidt outlined the failings in a speech he gave at the Centre for Entrepreneurs in London this week. He later expanded on his thoughts in an interview with former BBC News boss James Harding. Below are the three…

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94

President George Bush is seen at work behind his desk in the Oval Office, 1989. AP Former President George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States, died Friday at 94. He is survived by his five children, 17 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and two siblings. Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital in…

Former CIA and NSA director Michael Hayden hospitalized after suffering a stroke

Former CIA and NSA director Michael Hayden hospitalized after suffering a stroke

Michael Hayden, who previously served as CIA director and National Security Agency director, was hospitalized after suffering a stroke at his home earlier this week. Hayden, 73, is „receiving expert medical care,” and his family has requested privacy, according to a statement from the Michael V. Hayden Center for Intelligence, Policy, and International Security at…

Peru’s former president seeks asylum

Peru’s former president seeks asylum

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Alan Garcia asked for asylum at the Uruguayan embassy in Peru’s capital Lima Peru’s former president has requested asylum at the Uruguayan embassy after being barred from leaving the country. Alan Garcia is accused of taking bribes from Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht in exchange for government contracts to build a…

A former CIA officer says the White House is helping cover up Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

A former CIA officer says the White House is helping cover up Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

Bob Baer, who worked as a CIA case officer primarily in the Middle East, told CNN’s Jake Tapper that the US has purposely muted its response to Khashoggi’s murder, despite mounting evidence — including audio recordings— that some suggest implicates the Saudi Crown Prince. Turkish and US officials, including US National Security Adviser John Bolton,…