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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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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

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

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

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...