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Top Senate Dem opposes Supreme Court pick, vows filibuster

CHUCK SCHUMER: To my Republican friends who think that if Judge Gorsuch fails to reach 60 votes we ought to change the rules, I say if this nominee can not earn 60 votes, a bar met by each of President Obama's nominees and George Bush's last two nomi...

Sindhu conquers Marin to bag maiden India Open title

Sindhu had clinched her maiden Super Series Premier title at China Open past year before reaching the final at the Hong Kong Open. Sindhu, 21, served past second-seeded Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea 21-18, 14-21, 21-14 in the semifinals that lasted...

'Itty Bitty' guard big in Bulldogs lore after UConn shocker

When it was over, the Huskies won 111 consecutive games - the most in college basketball history for any team, men or women's. Mississippi State ends UConn's historic streak with the 66-64 win. Now the Bulldogs are one win away from one of their own ...

Court annuls Parliament in Venezuela

Maduro has yet to comment on the decision but there are signs that at least some top officials are in disagreement. The United States, Brazil, Mexico , Argentina, Chile and Colombia denounced the court decision and Peru withdrew its ambassador to ...

CDU victory in Saarland: a blessing in disguise for Schulz?

The eldest Trump daughter has been posited as the Trump administration's best shot at representing women's interests at all, with a cabinet overwhelmingly composed of men . He is credited with a revival in popular support for his party. Saarland i...

Comey wanted to reveal Russian meddling months before election

Comey reportedly wanted to attempt to publish the op-ed in the New York Times , where it allegedly contained the same information that was released on January 6 concerning intelligence about Russian President Vladimir Putin and his involvement in ...

WTI futures rise after weekly U.S. oil stockpile data

Refinery utilization rates rose by 1.9 percentage points. Crude oil futures traded higher by Rs 27 at Rs 3,238 per barrel today as speculators created positions owing to a firm trend in Asian markets. Nationwide crude stockpiles rose by 867,000 b...

UN Secretary General Guterres arrives in Baghdad

The two reviewed the humanitarian situation and the protection of civilians as the Iraqi forces are fighting to retake control of the western side of Mosul, Xinhua news agency reported. Iraqi forces have won back control of most cities that fell to t...

Jewish White House official named as source in Trump-Russia investigation

The Times identified the officials as Ezra Cohen-Watnick, senior director for intelligence at the National Security Council and Michael Ellis , who works on national security issues at the White House Counsel's office, and who used to be a House I...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley introduces GST bills in parliament

The GST Bill, which the Union government plans to implement from July 1, has been touted as India's biggest tax reform. The CGST Bill also provides for e-commerce companies to collect tax at source at a rate not exceeding one percent of net value o...

Trump tells lawmakers he expects deal 'very quickly' on healthcare

The office said it will also examine expenses incurred by government staff who travel with the president to Mar-a-Lago and determine whether Trump has sent the profits from his hotels to the US treasury, as he promised he would. An earlier GAO repor...

3500 pounds of cocaine seized near Puerto Rico; 4 arrested

A massive drug bust on the high seas as the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted millions of dollars' worth of cocaine - which will be unloaded at Port Everglades today. Royal Canadian Ship HMCS Saskatoon, which also had a Coast Guard team, one case, 1 ton. ...

Why the Dutch Election Doesn't Mean Populism Is Dead in Europe

Mr Rutte's victory could not be more welcome news for Europe as it celebrates its 60th anniversary in Rome next weekend. Cas Mudde, a Dutch expert on far-right populism at the University of Georgia, says this language and media coverage of it k...

Destiny 2 gets a teaser ahead of Friday's proper reveal

Destiny 2 has no confirmed release date, but a worldwide reveal trailer is coming this Thursday , March 30 at 1 p.m. EST. In the new trailer, which you can see below we get an idea of what might be in store for players in the upcoming shoote...

Worried about companies spying on your browsing? Here's what you can do

The House is expected to mirror the Senate vote and President Donald Trump said he would sign the bill into law. According to the new privacy policy , the consumer would authorize the service provider if he allows him to share the data or ...

Traded Price Fluctuations to Observe: G-III Apparel Group, Ltd.'s (GIII)

Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU) opened the session with a $2.1 price tag, later ranging from $2.09 to $2.25, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Cowen and Company cut their price objective on shares of G-III Apparel Group to $22.00 ...

Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO

It is gearing up to be the largest flotation in history, with officials valuing Aramco at more than $2 trillion. Nasser said in January that Saudi Arabia will reduce the company's overall tax rate to make the share sale more attractive to investors...

Danny Blind fired as coach of Dutch football team

The 2-0 defeat - their second in qualifying in just five games - saw them leapfrogged by their opponents and leaves them well adrift of Group A leaders France and Sweden. After the Dutch national team arrived back in Amsterdam from Sofia on Sunda...

Weather Authority Forecast for Tuesday, March 28

It will be mostly sunny on Sunday and Monday . The sky will stay cloudy and winds will be breezy with highs in the low 60s. Winds E 5-10 miles per hour. Drier weather Friday and part of Saturday before even more rain spreads in Saturday nigh...

French far right presidential candidate Le Pen

French right-wing leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in Moscow on Friday called for greater cooperation against terrorism and better relations with Russian Federation. It likes her commitment to forge a strong partnership with Moscow. ...

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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...