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Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Catches Fire on Flight

Another Galaxy Note 7 has reportedly caught fire , triggering the evacuation of an airplane. He provided a picture of its box, which has a black square symbol indicating that it was a replacement. In response, Samsung said in a statement: "Unt...

Hurricane Matthew unearths civil war cannonballs on U.S. beach

Hurricane Matthew had made landfall a day earlier near McClellanville, a fishing village about 50 miles north of Folly Beach. Officials told CNN affiliate WCSC the ordnance appeared to be Civil War cannonballs. The U.S. Air Force Explosive Te...

Two killed in shooting attack by Palestinian in Jerusalem

Israelis say the majority of Palestinians killed were carrying out attacks. A reporter at the scene said that a man in a auto opened fire near the police station, wounding two soldiers. Tensions around occupied East Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque c...

Sask. government 'stunned' by federal carbon tax announcement

Federal government will start pricing at a minimum of $10 per tonne in 2018, and say that will rise by $10 a year to reach $50 per tonne in 2022. Notley immediately issued a statement saying, in principle, her government supports a common carbon ...

Salina Police Issues Statement on "Creepy Clown" Sightings

According to the Roseville Joint Union High School District, on Tuesday night, two students and a school employee from Granite Bay High School played a hoax on a student by dressing up as clowns to scare him. So far Pasco schools have received repor...

Creepy clown sightings sweeping United States hit Victoria

The incidents are just the latest in a string of clown sightings that have recently prompted concern and warnings around the country, even though many of them later turned out to be hoaxes . "We would hope not", she said. At public schools in CT, cl...

Poland: Women force historic U-turn on proposed abortion ban

Initially many members of the conservative ruling party, Law and Justice, supported the proposal. Even by conservative estimates there are far more illegal than legal abortions in Poland - between 10,000 and 150,000, compared with about 1,000 o...

Woman protesters go bare chest to protest in South Africa

He said he would inform student leaders about the outcome of the meeting with Habib. He added the government is committed to doing everything possible to make higher education more affordable for all. She said the university, which shut during earl...

Obama to Lead US Delegation to Funeral of Former Israeli President Peres

As a man who is reputable for peace-making in the Middle East, it is ironic that no Arab leaders have yet made a decision to attend the funeral . In a statement released by the White House, Obama had said that there are few people in the wor...

Migrants in Serbia protest over poor camp conditions

Faced with deteriorating conditions in refugee camps, a group of migrants in Serbia said on Wednesday they would continue a forlorn protest march to demand improved accommodation and secure their passage to Western Europe. Serbian President Tomislav ...

UK Scientists Win Physics Nobel for Research Into Exotic Matter

Congratulations to him! Michael's groundbreaking work in new and exotic phases of matter is not only important in basic research , but will also revolutionize future electronics and materials sciences. The jury said there were hopes that their disco...

Apple launches the first iOS Developer Academy in Italy

Apple is showing its commitment to encouraging and securing great developers by opening up its very own iOS Developer Academy at the University of Naples Frederico II in Italy. We just checked the UK App Store and no adverts are being shown when p...

Blue Origin tests escape system, lands rocket successfully

Cameras on the ground captured the moment the unmanned crew capsule blasted free of the rocket booster and streaked ahead on a pillar of fire. It continued on its way to space as it did in previous launches . Blue Origin , owned by Amazon.com foun...

UK's health secretary seeks more British medical students

Prime Minister Theresa May told the BBC: "We want to see the NHS able to recruit doctors from this country". "I'm a foreign doctor and I know most British people are #NotAllHunts", one GP wrote. "NHS hospitals have been spending our money on not ...

Confusion as Colombians cope with ballot loss for peace deal

That discussion, it is now clear, will have to include Mr Uribe and other opponents of the peace deal , though just how is uncertain. JUAN MANUEL SANTOS, Colombia's president, took a gamble with his country's future on October 2nd, and lost.

Kelly Clarkson jokes about her daughter being bossy

Kelly Clarkson is back and, according to her fans, she's looking better than ever. "When I sing to her now, she's heard it forever now, 'cause she's two.she literally will put her hands [in front of my face] and she goes, 'bye, '" saidClarkson.

Automakers report mixed United States sales results in September

Automakers reported mixed results Monday. Retail sales were down 4% and fleet sales tumbled 21%. Audi reported a 1.5% sales increase. Ford's (F) USA auto sales tumbled last month on weak vehicle sales while Toyota Motor's (TM) sales edged up as a...

Duke freshman Giles undergoes left knee arthroscopy

We wish Harry a full and speedy recovery. "We want to make sure that we are here for the long term". "I understand that this is October and our goal is to be playing the first weekend of April". Duke, though, still has plenty of returning talent with...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong 'detained in Thailand'

Wong's party, Demosisto, which was founded earlier this year, advocates a referendum on "self-determination" on the future status of Hong Kong, which is in the middle of a 50-year transition period to Chinese rule. Thailand authorities have detained ...

Blue Jays, Orioles, Giants gain entry into playoffs

Toronto clinched a spot in the postseason when Detroit lost to Atlanta 1-0 earlier Sunday afternoon. But despite the fact the Orioles have far worse numbers against lefties than righties, the Blue Jays will turn to Stroman, who played a huge role i...

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Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

However, it is believed the deal went through in August. The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. "Moreover, our surface audio technology is more power ef...

Trump says Russian Federation probe is a 'Democrat hoax'

Mueller for months has led a team of prosecutors and agents investigating whether Russian Federation and Trump's Republican campaign coordinated to sway the 2016 election, and whe...

Rain on tap but watch out for Friday night

Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour . A Blizz...

Trump, Bipartisan Lawmakers Discuss Immigration Reform

Led by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, the bill would curtail chain migration and end the Diversity Visa Lottery, which Presiden...

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Sanders said there was a "very short phone conversation" but there was no "interview about the book ", accusing Wolff of falsely making it seem as if he was outside the Oval Offic...

Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

Police say Diaz and Fields are driving a 2002 black Chevy Cavalier with the MI license plate of DTR1854. A postmortem uncovered signs of Battered Child Syndrome, denoting the gi...

Replay of SpaceX's first launch and landing of 2018

A backup two-hour launch is slated for tonight, January 8 at 8:00 p.m. Zuma is funded by an unknown branch of the United States government and its payload is classified. Falcon H...

HTC Vive Introduces New Vive Pro Headset, Wireless Adapter

CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the HTC ...

Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review two challenges to a MS law considered to be one of the most extreme anti-gay rights laws in the country. This follows the ape...

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Luv tells that he will miss the wake up song, while Hina tells that she will miss the peace in the house. Contestants Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gupta , Luv Tyagi wer...

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'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

The US has given almost $33 billion aid to Pakistan since 2002. The Foreign Military Financing programme, by which the United States pays Pakistan to buy its military hardware ma...

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Sillitoe said he doesn't expect prosecutors to start banging down his doors. "You're not going to waste your resources on cases you can't win or cases your community is against". T...

Astronaut John Young remembered as

Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

He eventually became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the United States space programme. Spanning three generations of spaceflight, he went on to fly in s...

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Johnson told AL.com Friday that the fire left her Gadsden home a total loss, saying she was "devastated, just devastated". Johnson says she and her family were not injured but...

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

The airport was temporarily closed due to heavy snow, ice, and harsh winds, the airport tweeted . For travelers who use Greyhound , buses running between Montreal, Boston, New...