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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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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...