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

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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

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

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...

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No ball: Cauvery protests flush IPL out of Chennai

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

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

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...

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...