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Security Worries Prompt Federal Halt On Kaspersky Software

This follows increasing scrutiny Kaspersky products have faced in recent months amid heightened concerns around potential Russian-borne cyber threats. At a Senate intelligence committee hearing in May, top US officials were asked whether they would b...

Apple quietly released an update that changes iTunes once for all

The latest update adds changes to Apple Music and Podcast but the most important is the removal of the ability to download and organize apps for iPads, iPods and iPhones . When you're ready, click the Update button next to the section about th...

Apple TV 4K arrives with Dolby Vision and HDR10 support

It allows users take calls, check locations in maps, receive and send messages, and more without using their iPhone smartphones. Apple's Senior Vice President of Internet Software and Services, Eddy Cue, showed an image suggesting that CBC and ...

11-year-old boy, parents killed in Italian volcanic field

Italian reports identified them as Massimiliano Carrer, Tiziana Zaramella and their son, Lorenzo. Reports conflict, but in general they agree that the Italian family's 11-year-old son crossed a protective barrier and entered an area of the Solfata...

Jose begins Atlantic loop

The track for Hurricane Jose is a odd one. It was a category 1 hurricane. Hurricane Jose is in no hurry to go anywhere. As for its forecast, hurricanes in this part of the Atlantic often race out to sea and into oblivion, but that won't be th...

Mexico natural disaster death toll rises to at least 66

Veracruz Gov. Miguel Angel Yunes said two people died in a mudslide related to the storm and that some rivers had risen to near flood stage, but there were no reports of major damage. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto , has declared three days...

McMaster orders evacuation of several barrier islands

Quagliariello said the hurricane's change in direction is good news for the state, but impacts are still expected from Hurricane Irma, and any shifts will change the impacted areas. McMaster took the opportunity to remind residents that even when the...

NASA has detected two solar flares of high intensity

Solar storms are generally calm due to the Earth's protective magnetic field, but they could prove to be hazardous to modern living because they can cause destruction with continent-spanning electrical systems. The last such powerful X-class flare wa...

Moscow rejects cutting off North Korea from Russian oil supplies

The South Korean presidential spokesman quoted Putin as saying that Russian Federation was concerned that the blockage of oil supplies would hurt civilians including hospitals. Putin, speaking in China on Tuesday, had condemned the nuclear test as pr...

President Trump to visit North Dakota Wednesday

Trump has identified tax reform as his next top legislative priority, and congressional leaders have been developing to introduce now that the summer recess is over. On Sunday, Trump wrote an opinion article on tax reform that appeared in the Mil...

GOP launches campaign pushing Democrats for Menendez ouster

Senate if he's convicted. New Jersey's senior US Senator will be seated at the defense table as his federal corruption trial begins with opening statements today in Newark . Lawyer Raymond Brown criticized Judge William Walls over a line in his o...

Final 4 Thaad launchers to be installed tomorrow

They have raised worries over rumored health hazards linked to the system's powerful radar and the possibility that the town will become a target of North Korean attacks. Moon also called for a ban on overseas North Korean workers - many of them in C...

Pakistani soil not being used against any country, says Dastagir

The BRICS nations include Pakistan's all-weather friend China, besides India, Brazil, Russia and South Africa. Although Beijing and Islamabad consider their fellow nuclear-armed country India to be their regional rival, China and India have signa...

Bank Of Canada Raises Interest Rates To 1.00%, Canadian Dollar Spikes Stronger

To that point, the bank described the economic advancements as becoming "broadly-based" and "self-sustaining". The bank's rate has returned to where it was at the start of 2015, when the central bank started slashing rates to stimulate a Canadian e...

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos admits World Cup hopes are gone

The Chief Executive Officer of Desicon Company, Akan Udofia, has promised the Super Eagles the sum of $20,000 for every goal scored in Monday's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying cracker against Cameroon's Indomitable Lions in Yaounde. I do not think...

N Korea could nuke US, Europe 'within months'

It's still too early to see if Kim can create new rules without crossing a line that the United States won't tolerate. This refers to North Korea's attempt to strengthen its weapons capabilities and use them to test its bargaining power against the...

National Guard Deploying to Texas for Hurricane Relief

Charles Christianson, a Guard helicopter pilot from Russellville, deployed to Sugar Land, Texas, on Tuesday. Arkansas is part of a large contingent of states, reaching as far as Alaska, that have sent their citizen soldiers to help Houston and the ...

5000-acre La Tuna fire largest in Los Angeles city history

The fire began north of Los Angeles , near the La Tuna Canyon, which is in close proximity to the 210 Freeway. The fire burned across the 210 Freeway, parts of which remained closed Saturday, according to the report. People carry their belonging...

BRICS Summit in Xiamen

The "BRICS card" came in handy for India to moderate China's initially adamant and belligerent stance that threatened "annihilation" of the Indian Army. Brazilian Development Bank, Vnesheconombank, Export-Import Bank of India, China Development Bank ...

Ontario gas prices headed for major spike in wake of Harvey

Montreal, where the Gazette reports gas prices have already spiked by 19 cents per litre this week to $1.35, could see a similar nine-cent hike on Saturday, McTeague predicted. That, in turn, would reduce supplies and drive up prices in Western Can...

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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...