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Syria memo shakes up Washington but unlikely to shift policy

Putin said Friday that creating a new government that will have the trust of most of Syria's population is key to ending the five-year conflict. The US administration has sought to contain the fallout from a leaked "dissent memo" signed by dozens...

Russia stunned as Hamsik inspires Slovakia to 2-1 win

And the Liverpool defender claims Slovakia's victory over Russian Federation has given them the confidence to believe they have what it takes to cause an upset defeat England at Euro 2016 . If that was hard on Russian Federation, what happened n...

LG targets midrange buyers with slew of X series smartphones

The company matched each phone to a specific X-Men character according to previous teasers. X Cam and X Screen were launched not long ago, and it seems that X Power , X Mach , X Style and X Max are here to complete the series. It packs 16GB of ...

EgyptAir crash: Second black box of crashed plane found

EgyptAir Flight 804 was carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo on May 19 when it crashed in the Mediterranean. The discovery of the boxes came after search teams earlier this week spotted the wreckage and started mapping its debris on the seabed.

EgyptAir crash: Second black box of crashed plane found

EgyptAir Flight 804 was carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo on May 19 when it crashed in the Mediterranean. The discovery of the boxes came after search teams earlier this week spotted the wreckage and started mapping its debris on the seabed.

Traffic reopened at Torkham border

A second round of talks between Pakistan and Afghanistan failed on Friday to ease border tension over construction of a gate along the Torkham border. 42 percent of Afghans say security is worse now than during the period the Taliban ruled the countr...

American Mission In Afghanistan Will Expand

James F. Dobbins, who was Obama's special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan from 2013 to 2014, said the new authorities are an acknowledgment that the administration's earlier decision to limit the USA fight there to al-Qaida hasn't succe...

Elizabeth Warren labels Donald Trump 'nasty, thin-skinned fraud' in speech

Asked in an MSNBC interview on Thursday whether she had discussed with Clinton the prospect of being vice president, Warren said she had not, nor had she been vetted. "Pocahontas is at it again! Hope she is V.P. choice", Trump wrote. Bernie Sanders...

Obama Blames Republicans, Gun Rights Lobbyists for Orlando Terror Attack

Views are not much different than they were in a similar question asked after the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. "There's no objective to it, and the unrestrictive nature of how quickly you can buy these weapons makes it easier in terms of a weapon...

Senate passes C-14 with amendments

A government motion accepting some of the Senate's more minor amendments but rejecting the primary change must now be debated and voted upon in the Commons before the bill returns again to the upper chamber. Indeed, Campaign Life Coalition has urged ...

You'll Never Guess Who Is Buying Elizabeth Arden

Revlon now operates in nearly 130 countries. The New York-based firm said Elizabeth Arden's strength in the Asia-Pacific region would also push its products into new markets. The combined company will generate annual sales of about $3 billion. ...

E3 2016: Xbox One Is 'Months Away' from Mouse and Keyboard Support

The new device is 40% smaller than its predecessor, despite having a built-in power transformer, and is finished in a color that Microsoft is calling Robot White . Let's wait till holidays of 2017 until the Scorpio is out. In fact, Sony is get...

Region's MPs pay tribute to Jo Cox

Police tell ABC News that they are still questioning a 52-year-old man who was arrested shortly after the attack. "He's never expressed any views about Britain, or politics or racist tendencies". He appeared to be a white male dressed in a gray T-s...

Rolls-Royce favours remaining in EU

The Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 concept was introduced alongside the Mini. Along with the doors, the roof also opens, allowing occupants to simply stand right up and walk out of the vehicle. "The steering wheel is always there, but the option rem...

UN says Saudis to meet with Secretary General

Dressed in traditional Saudi robes and a red, checkered head scarf, Salman entered the White House in front of a line of photographers eager to grab a photo of the 30-year-old royal. Effectively reforming the economy is likely to require the easing o...

Flames name Canucks asst. Gulutzan coach

The Flames struggled in terms of possession play throughout Bob Hartley's tenure. Hartley was let go, along with associate coach Jacques Cloutier, in early May . When Willie Desjardins replaced Tortorella in 2014, he retained Gulutzan as his assis...

Patent dispute could block Apple's iPhone 6 sales in Beijing

However, CNBC reported that Apple has appealed the ruling and the iPhone models continued to be on sale in China, citing persons familiar with the situation. But sales fell 11% there in the company's most recent quarterly sales. He believes that th...

American kills himself in Taiwan court upon hearing jail sentence

Tyrel Martin Marhanka , 41, smuggled two separated 8-inch-long scissor blades into the courtroom where he was attending a sentencing hearing on Thursday. The Taipei Times said he'd lived in Taiwan for more than 15 years. He was taken to a hospit...

Verdict due in German trial of 94-year-old ex-Auschwitz guard

Hanning showed no reaction as the judge, Anke Grudda, read her justification for the verdict and sentence. "I deeply regret having been part of a criminal organisation responsible for the deaths of so many innocent people and destruction of countless...

India, Thailand to forge close ties in defence, maritime

In a bid to attract more tourists from Thailand, India on Friday announced that it will facilitate double entry e-tourist visas for Thai citizens. Visiting India on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation, Chan-o-cha will be accompanied by his wi...

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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...