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Rare ruby seadragon seen alive for the first time

Scientists from the University of California San Diego (UC) and the Western Australia (WA) Museum went looking for the creature in waters off western Australia and hit a biological home run: nearly 30 minutes of video (see below) featuring two Ruby s...

Tesco and Marks & Spencer report strong Christmas sales

Chief executive Steve Rowe said "better ranges, better availability and better prices" had contributed to M&S seeing a 5.9% overall increase in the final quarter of 2016. "In clothing and home, better ranges, better availability and better prices he...

Pokemon simulates Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

That being said, White was eager to point out that though Mayweather's fight with Pacquiao was the biggest ever with a staggering 4.4 million PPV buys, " Money's " last fight with Berto bombed. And to say Conor McGregor hasn't made $8 million or $10 ...

Lord Snowdon, Princess Margaret's Former Husband, Has Died

It is not known exactly how he died, but his family have said that he died peacefully. Lord Snowdon was married to the Queen's sister Princess Margaret, fathering two children with her - David Armstrong-Jones, Viscount Linley, and Lady Sarah Arms...

Protests intensify across Tamil Nadu against Jallikattu ban

Then, in November a year ago, the Tamil Nadu government unsuccessfully filed a review petition against the apex court's 2014 judgment. They have also demanded that the Central de-notify bulls as "performing animals" and called for the addition of an ...

Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower

Le Pen essentially expelled her father from the party in 2015, and has been trying to give the National Front a more humane, less overtly Nazi-ish makeover. They were seen drinking coffee with two others in the basement of the landmark Trump Tower ...

Snowboarder survives avalanche in Canada

He also managed to capture the whole thing on camera. A fellow boarder then appears and asks if Oye is alright. His boss in Whistler said he would pass on Postmedia's request for comment to Oye, saying: "He will contact you if he's interested".

Witness describes scene as suspect dies after DPS trooper was 'ambushed'

A suspect is dead and an Arizona state trooper is recovering in the hospital after what authorities say was a rare case of a passerby using deadly force to assist an officer. He was reportedly armed and fatally shot the suspect. The civilian then pic...

OPEC Oil Output Freeze Compliance May Be Checked Via Shipping Logs

Oil prices fell on Monday as increased exports from Iran undermined efforts by other oil producers to curb a global fuel supply overhang and as US drillers increased activity for a 10th straight week. World oil supply projection 2017, according to th...

Furyk named 2018 US Ryder Cup captain

The 2003 US Open victor, vice-captain to Davis Love for the massive 17-11 win over Europe at Hazeltine last October, will square off against Europe skipper Thomas Bjorn . Furyk said he and Bjorn walked one match together at Hazeltine and talked abou...

This Is Our Last Chance To Save Polar Bears From Extinction

Its fate is not determined by the stars, but by our willingness and ability to address climate change. The footage captures a bear's-eye-view of the world as the female plods across the ice, chows down on a seal, has a play fight with another polar...

North Korea has enough plutonium for 10 nukes, says South

North Korea appears to have 50 kilograms (110 pounds) of weapons-grade plutonium, which is enough to produce around 10 nuclear weapons, according to a biennial white paper released Wednesday by the South's Ministry of National Defense. The numbers ...

Two Men From Kim Kardashian's Limo Company Arrested For Paris Robbery

Not all men: Three women were among those arrested, including one aged 65 who was picked up in the southern region of Gard, according to a source close to the probe. It makes me so upset to think about it. Among the items seized were an automatic pi...

Canada's Freeland, Russia critic, named foreign minister

The United States is Canada's largest trading partner. Among those who could be shuffled is International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, who is believed to be a likely choice to replace Stephane Dion at Foreign Affairs. It is said Ms. Freeland ...

German Greens Want To Subsidize Disabled Access To Prostitutes

Scharfenberg's concept is reportedly related to a Dutch system where patients must prove medical need and display that they can not obtain a sex worker themselves, TIME notes. She aims to pay for disabled people and nursing-home residents to get laid...

Surprising winners for this years NAIAS Car and Truck of the year

It's the first long-range mass-market electric auto to make it to the market. "It's gonna definitely be a Tesla fighter". Though these awards came down here in Detroit today circa early 2017, the vehicles nominated were on the road for 2016 - excep...

Turkish-backed forces fighting street battles in Syria's al-Bab: defense minister

However, on Wednesday Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Ankara was facing a "crisis of confidence" with the USA and cast doubt on need to allow the U.S.to use the base in Incirlik. The Erdogan government appears to be conscious of ...

Attempted assassination of U.S. consular official in Mexico caught on tape

Gunman shoots at the auto of a USA consulate official in Guadalajara, Mexico. The US official is seen withdrawing cash from a terminal, while gunman followed him. "The safety and security of our employees overseas is among our highest priorities", th...

Media Outraged Over Trump's Firing of Obama's Dirty "Cash" Ambassadors

The State Department has reportedly informed all ambassadors to submit their resignations effective 20 January and asked those who want an extension to formally submit their requests. The mandate issued "without exceptions", according to a State Depa...

Radio signals traced to galaxy billions of light years away

These cosmic flashes only last about a fraction of a 1 second, but in that time, they can release the total amount of energy that our Sun will irradiate in the next 10,000 years. As a result, we can't figure out what objects are present where the bur...

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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...