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Ohio Dem to challenge Pelosi for minority leader

Ryan writes that Democrats should work for "a multicultural, progressive, and innovative country that fights every day for ordinary people". In the days and weeks ahead, I will put forward policies and ideas to help us energize the diverse base of ...

Wall's 23 points, 11 assists lead Wizards over Knicks

His 3-pointer gave the Wizards an 87-60 lead. We've got a lot more games to play. "That probably didn't help as much in terms of them having that type of effort that you need to stop some guys". They will face the Washington Wizards (2-8), who are ...

PS4 & Xbox One Skyrim Mods You Should Try Right Now

Skyrim mods are now available for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and there are a number of Skyrim mods we think you should try on your PS4 and Xbox One right now. This means that for the PS4, gamers will have to create the mods themselves. Sony is...

Malaysian group to hold anti-Najib rally despite ban

Monday-Friday. It has vowed to press on with demonstrations despite the arrest of Bersih's chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah and secretariat member Mandeep Singh on Friday. Wong believes bloodshed by the group would ultimately be counterproductiv...

World carbon emission level has not increased for 3 years now

The annual carbon dioxide output from fossil fuels rose roughly 3 percent per year during the 2000's. Bob Ward, policy and communications director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, tells The Washington...

Israel President hopes India visit opens way for full FTA

The unfolding fourth Industrial Revolution and advent of disruptive technologies will make some of the present skills and jobs redundant, but this will also open up many new areas of job creation, especially in the services sector. "And together we m...

US to resettle Australia's refugees languishing on islands

Whether or not a connection exists, skepticism surrounds the likelihood of a Trump administration honoring an agreement to take in refugees from Australia's holding facilities, many of whom are Muslims from Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.

Trump University students advised to settle

Trump lawyer Daniel Petrocelli requested that the case be delayed to accommodate the president-elect's busy schedule while he was transitioning into the Oval Office. "If he's not here, I think it's a big disadvantage", Petrocelli said after the hea...

No 10 rejects Farage as go-between with Trump

The Daily Telegraph reported that the United Kingdom government would be "forced" to seek Mr Farage's advice because it had no links to the new president's team. Nigel Farage has redoubled his efforts to become irritant-in-chief to British minist...

Congressional GOP pledges swift action on Trump's agenda

One option ― which Ryan and McConnell seem to prefer ― is to "clean the barn", as House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told his Republican colleagues on Wednesday, with a spending deal that would go until October 2017. Half the country is ...

Chinese Construction Workers Set Off Dynamite And Uncover 'New' Dinosaur Species

As Seeker reports, the creature, called Mud Dragon, was found with its neck and wings extended as if it had died trying to emerge from mud it had somehow gotten stuck in. Researchers believe that oviraptorids were thriving almost 15 million years b...

Civil nuclear pact with Japan historic step: Modi

TOKYO (AP) — Japan formally signed a pact Friday in which it agreed to sell India civil nuclear power equipment and technology, as the Japanese nuclear industry seeks markets overseas because of shrinking business at home since the 2011 Fukushim...

YouTube VR Android App Goes Live On Google Play Store

Google launched the Pixel phone last month - the first "Daydream-ready" device - with the Daydream View following shortly after. In addition to Google's own apps , including YouTube VR , Street View VR and Google Photos VR, there are apps from...

McConnell says he won't revisit Trump comments

Speaker Ryan offered the President-elect a look at the inaugural platform being constructed where Mr. Trump will be sworn-in next year. "It's pretty high on our agenda as you know", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Politico Wednesday.

Donald Trump: US presidential election victory praised by far-right groups

Leading figures of the far-right have united to congratulate Donald Trump on being elected the 45 president of the US. " Marine Le Pen's estranged father, the former far-right leader, Jean-Marie Le Pen, added: " Today the United States, tomorrow Fr...

North Carolina Extends Voting In Critical Democratic County

But as far as the presidency is concerned, the early voting statistics-how many registered party members voted, their gender breakdown and race-show that women and minorities have been surpassing 2012's turnout in nearly every state, suggesting they ...

Muslim Students Attacked On US College Campuses In 'Trump-Related' Incidents

The victim said the men were wearing sweat trousers and one wore a white hat or cap that had Trump on it, he said. No arrests have been made in the robbery. "No one wants this to happen, and it's hitting home for us", Attia said. Authorities said t...

Clinton, Trump wage tight race in OH as votes get counted

But Ohio's importance as a swing state seemed to fade this year ; based on the electoral map and early voting numbers, Trump's win in Ohio doesn't necessarily break the election for Clinton. John Kerry won 66.6 percent of the Cuyahoga vote in 2004, ...

Clinton casts her ballot: 'It is the most humbling feeling'

Meanwhile, supporters of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump cheer during the election night event at the New York Hilton Midtown. It's all going down at the Javits Convention Center at 655 West 34th Street in Manhattan, with doors openi...

My Year With Trump: Katy Tur Reflects On Historic Election

Ford refused to confirm who the Bushes voted for - with most believing they could have left the President section of the ballot blank. Bush cast a protest vote of sorts in the USA election, with an aide saying Tuesday the former president chose...

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Canada Launches Global Trade Complaint Against US Over Use of Duties

This decision appears even more fraught given the USA administration's critical stance on the WTO; the Trump administration feels as if world trade rules are stacked against them....

Yikes: Camila Cabello Admits the Girls of Fifth Harmony Hurt Her Feelings

Did we use the word "fluke" for the massive success of " Havana "? Meanwhile, Camila has recently spoken out about the reason she left American girl group Fifth Harmony in a ...

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 ...

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Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

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...

'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...

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

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...

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...