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U.S. calls Iran's actions in Arabian Gulf 'unsafe' and "provocative"

Though the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), better known as the Iran Nuclear Deal, was technically limited only to matters pertaining to the Iranian nuclear program and the easing of worldwide sanctions against Tehran, it was broadly assum...

South Africa take 267-run lead against NZ

New Zealand started the day in hot water at 38/3. Bavuma and Philander (3 not out) safely saw out the remaining overs, taking South Africa to 105 for six at stumps on day three. He admires Wagner's tough approach and some of his bowling , but s...

Dogs Understand Language A LOT More Than We Give Them Credit For

In this undated photo provided by the MR Research Center some trained dogs involved in a study to investigate how dog brains process speech sit around a scanner in Budapest, Hungary . The next time you're talking to your dog, remember that it mi...

PlayStation Now PC streaming available now

Sony also revealed that Castlevania: Harmony of Despair is being added to the catalog in October, alongside other Halloween-themed games to be announced later. Sony recommends a wired connection for the best experience. More information about the P...

Olympics: Former IOC exec Hickey leaves prison, must stay in Brazil

He has been placed under house arrest. . Hickey had still not left jail by early evening Monday, the prisons service told AFP in an email. Pat Hickey walked out of the high-security Bangu Prison and was driven away in a waiting vehicle on Tuesday...

Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

The circumstances of Abu Muhammad al-Adnani's death in Aleppo, Syria, have not been confirmed. ISIS has not revealed his cause of death. In January, it was reported that al-Adnani was wounded in fighting in Syria and required a blood transfusion.

Vladimir Putin _ not THAT Vladimir Putin _ nabbed in Florida

Not, we hasten to add, the judo-throwing, horse-riding, jet-flying president of Russian Federation, but the West Palm Beach, Florida local who was seen allegedly screaming at employees at a supermarket last week. He was arrested and charged with tres...

European Union orders Apple to pay 13 billion euros for past taxes

Analysts said the move could add a compelling new dimension to the tax reform debate surrounding the treatment of more than $2.1 trillion in USA corporate profits held offshore to avoid US taxes. Apple CEO Tim Cook, in a Washington Post interview p...

Hello? Anyone there? Scientists detect 'strong signals'. Could it be alien life?

The astronomers picked up the original signal using the RATAN-600 radio telescope, a large radio observatory in Zelenchukskaya, in southwestern Russian Federation. Although it's fun to speculate, it's far more likely that the signal isn't an extr...

Going airborne: Change in law will help more farmers use drones

But as thousands of drone pilots are rushing to get their certificate, many are stressing over the required test and scrambling to get insight from those who have already taken it. For Denver-based real estate marketing company, Virtuance, drones are...

Did This Russian Space Telescope Just Detect Signs of Alien Life?

Fifteen months after an intriguing radio signal was picked up from a sunlike star in the constellation Hercules, follow-up observations over the past couple of days have so far yielded nothing notable. "But I suspect it's not ET", he added. We woul...

Singapore confirms 41 locally-transmitted Zika cases

Of the group, 34 people have recovered, while seven remain at a hospital. An Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen inside a test tube as part of a research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases at a control and p...

Rosberg closes gap in title race, yet Hamilton seems happier

Nico Rosberg is the favorite and the likely victor with Hamilton being pushed to the back of the starting line. With Hamilton out of the picture, Rosberg will be confident of securing the 28th pole position of his career. He is a two-time victor of...

Burkini ban suspended by top French court

The court said it seriously infringed fundamental freedoms, as it suspended the ban in the Villeneuve-Loubet Cote d'Azur town. But critics of the ruling say the issue is far from settled. Police have fined Muslim women for wearing burkinis on beach...

Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Resigns

Trump is now trailing Clinton in every major poll. Earlier this week, Trump hired former Breitbart executive Steve Bannon, a brash, anti-establishment conservative who has never run a presidential campaign, to be his chief executive.

Ariya Jutanugarn wins in Canada for 5th LPGA Tour title

The 20-year-old from Thailand racked up seven birdies Saturday before two late miscues left her with a round of 5-under 67. With rounds of 74 and 73, Lee's tournament score of five-over-par was two strokes over the cut line, and 13 strokes behind t...

Yellen says a rate hike is coming-but markets say not now

Speaking at the annual three-day symposium in the USA state of Wyoming, Yellen showed she was cautiously upbeat about the U.S. economy. Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer later reinforced that message. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 96.46 points, ...

Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?

Jill Stein was in Baton Rouge, Louisiana helping flood victims. As for the idea that Trump will benefit more from a fade in minor-party support, that's true, but only marginally. That makes the state ripe territory for third-party options. But the ...

Assad May Still Have Chemical Weapons

The report "states clearly that the Syrian regime and Daesh have perpetrated chemical attacks in Syria", said French Deputy Ambassador Alexis Lamek. The U.S. will probably seek additional U.N. Security Council resolutions against Syria when the rep...

Murder charge, Home Hill

Ayad is due to appear in the Townsville Magistrates Court tomorrow. It will now be an eight week wait before the families of Ms Ayliffe-Chung and Thomas Jackson can expect to hear any new developments surrounding the alleged stabbings. Ayliffe-Chun...

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Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadh...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to sh...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winn...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, ...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and ...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation followin...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt styl...

Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. Saudi Arabia's Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on ...

Nights Of Sunset Before 5 PM Ahead As Daylight Saving Time Ends

When going to bed tonight, adjust your clocks back one hour. When the clock first hits 2 am on Sunday, it reverts back to 1 a.m. If California chose to join the list of areas th...

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How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

Although every Whatsapp user is not experiencing this issue and some of the users who experienced the outrage are claiming that there Whatsapp is working now. Much to everyone's di...

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump departing from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv in May. Roger Stone has allegedly a...

Motive Unknown in Walmart Shooting That Killed 3 People

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. 9Wants to Know has learned he was charged with resisting arrest i...

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. And in the US , visitors are asked...

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, McCain said: "The terrorist attack in NY is the latest brutal, horrific example of the war that radical Islamist extremists are wagi...