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For Trump, the honeymoon with Putin may be finally over

It was not immediately clear how many diplomats and staff would have to stop working at the main U.S. embassy in Moscow and other consulates around Russia, but sources quoted by Russian news agencies said "hundreds" of people would be affected.

RS polls: Amit Shah, Smriti Irani and Rajput file nominations

Rajput, an MLA from Sidhpur and Congress's chief whip in the Gujarat Assembly, left Congress on Thursday for rge BJP along with Viramgam MLA Tejashree Patel and Vijapur MLA Prahlad Patel. Rajput, along with two other leaders, joined BJP after quittin...

Trump Tweets Major White House Shake-up

Publicly, everyone made the right noises, Trump praising Priebus' six months of service, Priebus welcoming Kelly to his job he was sacked from, and Trump calling Kelly a "true star" of his administration who had don a great job as Homeland Security...

Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with general Kelly

Trump named Kelly as his chief of staff Friday afternoon in administration's the latest shakeup . The days after Scaramucci's hiring also brought the departure of another Priebus ally and former RNC official, senior assistant press secretary Michael...

Iran Says US Navy Vessel Fired Warning Shots

The Guards "ignored the unconventional move by the USA ships and continued their mission, after which the supercarrier and its warship left the area", the statement added. Earlier this week, the USS Thunderbolt patrol ship fired several warning shot...

Putin says Russian Federation fed up with U.S. insolence

The House of Representatives voted by 419 votes to three on Tuesday to pass the new sanctions bill, which targets Russian Federation as well as North Korea and Iran. Besides angering Moscow, the proposed legislation has upset the European Union, ...

Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump's son worked for intelligence agency

But Browder fought back, giving an affadavit to the Justice Department accusing Fusion of acting in the interests of Russian Federation without registering as a foreign lobbying company. Bill Browder , a businessman behind a Russian sanctions law, te...

Google's Trusted Contacts app arrives on iOS

Google pitches the feature as potentially lifesaving in emergency situations when you can't answer your phone. If everything's fine, you can deny the request. Trusted Contacts app promises to help the users connect with the people they care about ...

Trump Blocked Chrissy Teigen On Twitter For The Most Ridiculous Reason

Teigen has been expressing her disapproval of Trump on Twitter since he was a republican presidential candidate. Since Trump has been blocking others who have been vocal opponents of him over the last few months, it's not surprising that he chose...

US Navy Ship Fires Warning Shots Near Iranian Vessel In Persian Gulf

The US Navy on Tuesday released a video of what it called an "unsafe and unprofessional" encounter between an Iranian patrol boat and the USS Thunderbolt in the Arabian Gulf. Concerned about a collision, the U.S. Navy fired warning shots into the...

OPEC & non-OPEC producers agree to curb oil output

London Brent crude for September delivery gained 12 cents to touch $48.18 a barrel, while NYMEX crude for September delivery climbed 7 cents to $45.84, reported Reuters. The African country produced about 1.6 million barrels a day in June, giving it ...

18-Year-Old Girl Livestreams Car Crash That Killed Her Sister

Her Buick Century came to rest in a grassy field around 6:45 p.m. along Highway 165 just north of Los Banos, about 60 miles south of her Stockton home. An unidentified 14-year-old girl from Fresno was also in the vehicle and was badly injured. Th...

Erdo─čan, Macron voice concern over Israeli restrictions on Al-Aqsa mosque

The military and police boosted their presence with five Army brigades that were put on call and 3,000 officers deployed outside the compound area. The Palestinian Health Ministry identified the teen as Muhammad Mahmoud Sharaf from the East Jerusa...

Two-thirds of states adding jobs, government says

Braun said. Braun, commissioner of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, says in a statement that the unemployment rate remains at its lowest levels since the mid-1990s. The number of unemployed Californians was 900,000 in June - up by 2...

Poles take to streets for protest as senators mull court revamp

The ruling party then moved on to legislation that would immediately retire all the judges on the Supreme Court except those designated by Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro, and would lower the requirements for future judges chosen for the court-a ste...

Hugh Freeze (ex-Jim Harbaugh foe) resigns as Ole Miss' head coach

The call only lasted one minute, raising the possibility that it was a wrong number. While coach Freeze served our university well in many regards during his tenure, we simply can not accept the conduct in his personal life that we have discovered.

Samsung makes Galaxy Note 8 August 23 launch official

Reuters/Andrew KellyThe Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will reportedly be unveiled in August. Samsung reportedly released invitations for its August 23 product launch in NY. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could well be the most expensive smartphone e...

Kuwait lowers ties with Iran

Kuwait's supreme court last month sentenced the mastermind of the cell to life in jail and condemned 20 others to various prison terms for links with Iran and Lebanese Shia militia Hezbollah, and plotting terror attacks in Kuwait. In a separate state...

Texas Senate OKs agency oversight bill in late-night session

Smith said she has spoken with numerous legislators this session about opposing a bathroom bill , but it had not, to her, appeared to change any voting habits. North Carolina did not lose any. "I just wanted to show that we are around and this pen...

Prominent digital drug marketplaces knocked out in 1-2 punch

Alphabay operated on Tor Browser, which allows for user anonymity, and had over 250,000 listings for illicit goods and services at the time it was taken down. The takedown was part of a larger worldwide effort to take down dark web sites, Deput...

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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...

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...

'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

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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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...

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

The Irish parliament is considering banning single-use coffee cups whilst the German city Hamburg said in 2016 that it will no longer use coffee-makers with aluminium capsules in...