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United States to keep conducting its surveillance flights near Russian borders

The US said the Russian aircraft made a risky maneuver, coming as close as five feet from the American spy plane's right wingtip, and later crossing its path within 10 feet. The US has released several videos of the intercept, showing the Su-27 bu...

Google's $1.1 billion HTC deal closes w/ more research, marketing, distribution planned

The move represents a serious expansion of Google's hardware efforts, and the most obvious application of the new engineering talent is in its line of Pixel smartphones . However, somewhat unexpectedly, the partial acquisition left HTC with a de...

EasyJet CEO takes $66k pay cut for gender equality

McCall joined British broadcaster ITV ( ITVPY ) as CEO at the start of 2018, earning a base annual salary of £900,000 ($1.3 million). "I want [equal pay and equal opportunity] to apply to everybody at easyJet and to show my personal commitment", Lu...

Yemen separatists surround presidential palace in Aden

The official declined to say whether the prime minister was to leave Aden . It called on all parties to consider the national responsibility in steering the joint work with the Coalition for Supporting the Legitimacy in Yemen to complete the liber...

A dinosaur as big as a bus found in Egypt's western desert

That's why this new find by paleontologists working in Egypt is thrilling: it fills up what was an empty page in the continent's geological history. That's why it's so lucky that, on the northern end of the Nile, researchers found fossilized rema...

Netanyahu confronts Putin over Iran's actions in Syria, Lebanon

Netanyahu, who paid a one-day visit to Moscow, is reported to be touched by the gift and is going to transfer it to the Jerusalem memorial complex "Yad Vashem" - the world's largest center for studying the history of the Holocaust and preserving the ...

Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS) Declines 0.93% for Jan 29

Presently, the 14-day ADX for Continental Resources (CLR) is 44.19. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. Investors may spend countless hours trying to get an edge, and they may still feel like they are sw...

Don't miss the 'super blue blood moon' on Wednesday

The moon appears 14 per cent larger and about 30 per cent brighter than usual, according to Space.com. Explaining the phenomenon, Sidharth said that during the lunar eclipse , the earth comes exactly between the sun and the moon and the earth's sh...

Expect Russian meddling in U.S. midterm poll, warns Central Intelligence Agency boss

The US is already in the throes of an investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election , accusations that both Moscow and the White House administration deny. He added that China als...

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad dies

The billionaire, who was born in 1926 founded Ikea at the age of 17. "Since its founding in 1943, the company has transformed the way we think about how we shop for furniture (out: catalogues, in: mazelike warehouses), how we put it together (our...

FBI's No. 2 official McCabe, blasted by Trump, steps down

McCabe is stepping down effective Monday. . His wife ran for a state Senate office in Virginia and received donations from former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who has been linked to the Clintons for years. As The Federalist noted on Monday, Fox ...

MSU investigation 'top priority' for Michigan Attorney General

Governor Brian Calley is calling on Michigan State University to create a fund that will compensate victims of Larry Nassar. "The breadth and ripple of this defendant's abuse and destruction is almost infinite", Assistant Attorney General Angela ...

Govt to ensure passage of Triple Talaq bill in Budget session

The Government has convened an all-party meeting in the Parliament Library Building Sunday evening to evolve a consensus on a smooth session. Speaking on the issue of triple talaq, the minister said that the Government would do everything to ensure...

(Yonhap Interview) Schroeder voices support for inter-Korean talks

Sources also say that South and North Korea will each receive half of the seats that have a clear view of the stage (which represent about half of the total 620 seats in the concert hall). Lee is the widow of former South Korean President and Nobel P...

Republicans preparing to release controversial FISA surveillance memo Video

The Justice Department also stepped in on Wednesday, sending a letter to Nunes urging him to reconsider releasing the memo. " Indeed, we do not understand why the Committee would possibly seek to disclose classified and law enforcement sensitive ...

Democrat Joe Kennedy to respond to Trump's union speech

If, that is, he plans to unveil any of those. President Trump's speech comes on the back of a three-day government shutdown, and ahead of a February 8 deadline for deeply divided Republicans and Democrats to agree on how to fund the government an...

George Soros: Google and Facebook 'Deliberately Engineer Addiction'

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in thanked Trump for contributing to this development. If the resilience of the USA system was encouraging, Soros intimated, there were still grave dangers to be faced, including the rise of authoritarianism in pl...

Apple invites hospitals to beta test personal health record with patients

Microsoft has a similar product, HealthVault. Apple Inc's move on Wednesday to give iPhone owners information about the health of their batteries reverses the company's longstanding refusal to make such information available directly on iPhon...

Trump plan would sharply change legal immigration

But as President Trump has repeatedly shifted his public statements on any immigration measure, congressional leaders have been increasingly anxious for more clarification on what the White House wants from an eventual bill. And the outcry fr...

Rare lunar trifecta may be partially visible in WNY

You may have heard the phrase " once in a blue moon " which is used as the equivalent as a once in a generation or lifetime opportunity, but we actually get a blue moon every year or two. "The moon will set behind the Sierras before the shadow comp...

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Cyril Ramaphosa Confirmed As South Africa's New President

The ANC hailed Zuma's decision to resign. Ramaphosa , who was deputy president under Zuma and is also president of the ANC, has pledged to fight the corruption and nepotism th...

Israeli Protesters Call on Netanyahu to Step Down

Cabinet Minister Miri Regev said she was "not excited" by the police recommendations and urged patience while the attorney general reviews the case. Netanyahu's Likud party tr...

American Mikaela Shiffrin charges to gold in giant slalom

Turning 23 next month, she is now a two-time Olympic champion, victor of a first medal for the United States in women's giant slalom since Julia Mancuso's Torino 2006 gold. "But...

More than 10000 civilians killed or injured in Afghanistan conflict last year

The 2017 Annual Report on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict in Afghanistan documented 10,453 civilian casualties, including 3,438 deaths and 7,015 wounded, in 2017....

Tillerson assures Aoun of continued USA support

Tillerson says it us unacceptable for a militia like Hezbollah to operate outside the authority of the Lebanese government. Tillerson also said that the US administration is "en...

Vlogger Says He Warned FBI of 'Nikolas Cruz' in September

The FBI likely didn't follow up with YouTube past year to determine the identity and location of a person who posted that " I'm going to be a professional school shooter " under...

New Horizons snaps image 3.8 billion miles away from Earth

The craft is now on its way to Kuiper Belt to take pictures of the Kuiper Belt object (KBO) which was named 2014 MU69 on January 1st, 2019. It finished its primary mission w...

Nokia 8 Android 8.1 Oreo stable update now rolling out

The recent reports have suggested that the Nokia 9 could be announced with the moniker Nokia 8 Sirocco . As per the official changelog, as spotted by folks at AndroidPolice,...

US Kills Hundreds Of Russian Mercenaries In Syria

If Russian deaths from the US strike are confirmed, it would mean the two countries were on the verge of a direct military confrontation in Syria . Representatives of the Kurdish...

Kuwait shows support towards Iraq's reconstruction bid, pledges of $2 billion

Guterres said 2.5 million remain displaced in the aftermath of the devastating war in Iraq. Some would be turnkey projects, in which contractors would hand over facilities to Ira...

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SNAP program would be replaced with meal kits, according to Trump proposal

SNAP program would be replaced with meal kits, according to Trump proposal

The Trump administration wants to get rid of almost half of some SNAP participants's monthly cash benefits and instead send them a box of food . The White House said the ...

Marko Arnautovic Starts - West Ham Team vs Watford Confirmed

Marko Arnautovic Starts - West Ham Team vs Watford Confirmed

Moyes surely didn't see Hugill play, while same can be said of the majority of the signings made under erstwhile boss Slaven Bilic. "You see him at ground watching games". Add to t...

Asma Jehangir, prominent Pakistani rights activist, dies

Asma Jehangir, prominent Pakistani rights activist, dies

Pakistan Peoples Party Co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari expressed shock over the her demise, saying she was not just a person but was an effective voice for human rights . Her hon...

Peru to convene meeting of Lima Group over Venezuela election

Peru to convene meeting of Lima Group over Venezuela election

In the face of daily protests past year , the opposition demanded elections. His foes are split about whether they should run against him. Maduro said that the opposition should ...

Second police officer dies after shooting in Westerville, Ohio

Second police officer dies after shooting in Westerville, Ohio

Officer Eric Joering, 39, died at the scene, and Officer Anthony Morelli, 54, died from his wounds at a hospital. "As they went into the apartment they were immediately met with ...