Japan approves missile shield expansion with US-made land-based Aegis launchers

Tokyo has formally approved the purchase and deployment of Aegis Ashore systems to “fundamentally improve” Japan’s anti-missile capabilities against potential “surprise attacks,” local media reported after the Cabinet meeting. The Japanese government plans to purchase two Lockheed Martin missile defense systems at the cost of at least 100 billion yen ($ 888 million) a unit, […]

Superhero Bits: Infinity War Retro Trailer, Could Spider-Gwen Come to Agents of SHIELD & More

Which superhero movie and TV show made the chart of top Google trends in 2017? Which comic book movie was entered into the National Film Registry this year? Is Colton Haynes returning to Arrow as Arsenal this season? Who is Krys Marshall playing in this season of Supergirl? Could Spider-Gwen make her live-action debut on […]

Superhero Bits: Wonder Woman Lands Critics Choice Nods, Agents of SHIELD Final Season & More

Could this be the last season of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD? Would you like to see X-Men: The Animated Series make a comeback? Want to get an official Deadpool tattoo at Comic-Con in Brazil? Which superhero movie was Tumblr’s most popular movie of 2017? What awards did Wonder Woman get nominated for at the Critics […]

Nvidia launches Shield TV set-top box in China with remastered Nintendo titles

Nvidia is launching its Shield TV set-top box in the Chinese market. And the gaming-focused device will come with remastered versions of Nintendo titles from the earlier Wii and GameCube platforms. Some of the Nintendo titles that will be available for the first time in China (at least legally) are New Super Mario Bros. for […]

The Morning Watch: ‘Sesame Street’ Does ‘Stranger Things 2’, ‘Agents of SHIELD’ Season 5 Opening & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch Sesame Street‘s wonderful parody of Stranger Things […]

Shocking Sheffield Shield dropped catch

Video Shocking Sheffield Shield dropped catch0:30 Cricket: Moises Henriques and Daniel Hughes gave Victoria’s Chris Tremain a lifeline with an unbelievable dropped catch. November 26th 2017 5 hours ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Cricket Shocking Sheffield Shield dropped catch0:30 November 26th 2017 4 hours ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ […]

Redbacks’ shield of dreams

THE Advertiser cricket writer Richard Earle and former Australian batsman Callum Ferguson run the rule over the rivals attempting to thwart South Australia’s quest for a drought breaking Sheffield Shield title. South Australia toiled for a respectable Sheffield Shield final draw against champion Victoria in oppressive conditions last March in Alice Springs. The Redbacks return […]

TFC celebrate arrival of Supporters' Shield with victory over Impact

After the U.S. flamed out in World Cup qualifying, Michael Bradley and Jozy Altidore needed some home-town club love. They got it Sunday with a 1-0 win over the Montreal Impact, marking the home finale to a record regular season. Altidore scored the lone goal in the 16th minute, joining his teammates and fans after […]