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Monday weather: Gradually clearing skies, and highs around 66

Thursday night , partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Tuesday will be partly sunny with a high near 83 degrees. Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3 p.m. Friday , there is a 70 percent chance of showers an...

Walmart Prematurely Lists Google Home Mini & Its $49 Price

The design is very exhausted but some may prefer the smaller phone. Of the pair of phones, the Google Pixel 2 XL is speculated to receive a significant upgrade compared to the smaller one. The company launched two new Pixel smartphones previous y...

Iran, Iraq forces to hold joint border drills after Kurd vote

Pressure on Iraq's Kurdistan region mounted on Wednesday along with the announcement of official results in a non-binding referendum that showed 92.73 percent of voters backed statehood. On Saturday, Erdogan said Iraqi Kurdistan "will pay a price...

Massive Yosemite Rock Fall Kills Climber on Anniversary Climbing Date With Wife

The couple, from Cardiff, who were celebrating their first wedding anniversary , had not even left base camp when the 131ft by 65ft piece of granite tore away from the Yosemite National Park attraction and crushed the experienced climber.

Twitter Reveals Hundreds of Russian-Linked Accounts, Ads

The Senate Intelligence Committee has summoned Facebook , Google , and Twitter to testify at a public hearing November 1 about Russia's use of social media to influence USA elections. Both Twitter and Facebook are reportedly co-operatin...

Former army officer elected Ukip leader

In the 2005 general election he stood as the Lib Dem candidate against future Conservative chancellor Philip Hammond in the Runnymede and Weybridge constituency. Under his leadership, the party will continue to position itself as a bulwark against a ...

IL basketball: No information to suggest involvement in college basketball corruption scheme

Court documents show Evans took at least $22,000 in bribe money to direct basketball players to agents or financial advisers. Others included managers, financial advisers and representatives of a major worldwide sportswear company. The complaint also...

Trump waives Jones Act shipping restrictions for hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

What the Jones Act does: It requires that ships going from American coast to American coast be American - built, owned, flagged and crewed. In Washington Thursday, House Democrats called for immediate legislation to assist Puerto Rico and the U.S...

Trump on firing Price for taxpayer-funded private jet use: 'We'll see'

Trump said he'd let Price know of his disappointment. Asked by reporters if he might fire Price, the President left his HHS chief hanging. Price has taken as many as 24 private flights in the past few months, costing the government an estimate...

Don't Penalize Palestinians for Interpol Recognition

But Palestine's membership in Interpol shouldn't actually pose a new concern for Israel, he said: Pretty much the whole world is already in the police organization. In 2012, the U.N. General Assembly elevated the Palestinian Authority's observer st...

Spain targets polling stations as Catalan referendum nears

It is cracking down on organizers by threatening them with prosecution. Madrid has been criticised for not negotiating with Catalan separatists and instead using the legal tools at its disposal to stop the vote on October 1. Spanish authorities ...

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry attend #InvictusGames

Meghan and Harry have been pictured at the Invictus Games in Toronto together, even seen holding hands while Harry kissed his girlfriend's head. Both were dressed in jeans, with the prince pairing it with a black polo shirt while his girlfriend...

California boy killed protecting sister from mother's ex-boyfriend, grandma says

Adding, 'This guy beat my grandson with a hammer. An 8-year-old boy from Sacramento, California was beaten to death on September 1 while attempting to protect his younger sister from molestation. At some point, investigators say Chaney turned th...

Russia's top general killed in Syria

The SDF and Syrian troops with Russian air power have converged on IS in separate offensives in Deir Ezzor. Russian Federation confirmed last night that one of its generals had been killed in an Islamic State mortar strike - its most senior o...

Donates $1 mln to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

From the southern coast, across the mountainous interior to the northern capital, the island of 3.4 million people saw roofs ripped away and homes flooded. "We are sending out a cargo plane full of supplies that will be received by San Juan's mayor, ...

Shifty Maria could prompt storm watch here by tomorrow

That puts the storm too close for comfort, if squashed closer to the coast, those in eastern portions of North Carolina could be dealing with wind and rain by Tuesday or Wednesday. But with the consistency of model runs that we've seen for several da...

South Korea says quake in North Korea was not result of blast

Shin: There are a number of possibilities, including a surgical strike, but given that North Korea would most likely retaliate by attacking South Korea - an action that would lead to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of South Korean citizens, plus...

Turkey warns of 'security' steps in response to Iraqi Kurd vote

He said the Iraqi government's efforts to delay the vote and start negotiations with Kurdish leaders were somewhat halfhearted, unlike successful campaigns by Britain against independence for Scotland and Canada's efforts against independence for Que...

New Zealand's ruling party ahead in election, set for coalition talks

In her speech Ardern thanked her supporters for the honour of being appointed leader. "We've run such an extraordinary campaign and we've had such support, it would be very hard for me to be depressed", he said. "There's still a lot in play at the ...

Trump will take 'appropriate' action in event of NK H-bomb test: Tillerson

Earlier this month, North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date and it was subsequently slapped with fresh, tough United Nations sanctions . Mr Wang told the United Nations on Thursday that there should be no new...

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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...