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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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Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...

So you think it is about data privacy?

Earlier this week, Facebook began notifying millions of users that their personal data had been compromised. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified on Capitol Hill this w...

Baby was born four years after the death of his parents

Tiantian's parents had intended on having a baby through in-vitro fertilization (IFV) and froze several embryos. But five days before they were supposed to have a fertilized embryo...

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma and Maria officially 'retired'

The 2005 hurricane season has the most retired names (five) for one season. Names that are not retired get reused every six years. The new names? Harold, Idalia, Margot, and ...

New York Yankees: Bombs And Brawls In Fenway Win

Flinging his bat down, the menace with which Austin then approached the mound left few in any doubt that he wanted more than a strong word with the pitcher. Yankees third-base co...

No ball: Cauvery protests flush IPL out of Chennai

Khanna. CSK still have six home games to play with all fixtures still set for their original dates. The issue escalated further when a group of protestors pelted shoes insid...

Malcolm Turnbull loses his 30th consecutive Newspoll

Mr Turnbull has also suffered from persistent criticisms by his long-time political foe, Mr Abbott , who remains an MP. The Newspoll showed the Government is behind Labor on a...

Trump signals strikes against Syria, lays into Assad ally Russian Federation

The situation in the world is becoming more and more chaotic. The Russian head of state made the comments amid rising speculation that the United States was gearing up to orc...

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Saudi Air Defenses Intercept 3 Houthi Ballistic Missiles

Saudi Air Defenses Intercept 3 Houthi Ballistic Missiles

While Saudi Arabia and its allies have been able to recover areas in southern Yemen from the Houthis, the rebels still control the capital Sana'a and territories in the north. The ...

Rallies In Tulsa Supporting Teacher Walkout

Rallies In Tulsa Supporting Teacher Walkout

The president of the Oklahoma Education Association said before the walkout can end, lawmakers must pass a bill ending the state's capital gains tax deduction , and the govern...

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

On Friday, Facebook sought to quell some concerns over political manipulation of its platform by announcing support for the "Honest Ads Act" that requires election ad buyers to b...

Russian Federation warns against snap judgments on alleged Syria chemical attack

Russian Federation warns against snap judgments on alleged Syria chemical attack

Joseph Francis Dunford already met with Trump in this regard. Trump told a meeting with military leaders and national security advisers he would make a decision by Monday night "...

Media watchdog accuses Israel of 'deliberate shooting' of journalists in Gaza

At least 491 people were also wounded by Israeli gunfire, the ministry said , as thousands of protesters approached the border fence around Gaza for a second Friday in a row, burn...