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Jun 28 2017

Apple acquires German firm that specializes in eye tracking systems

A report Monday by MacRumors linked a corporate restructuring and buyout of SensoMotoric to an Apple shell company. And to be honest, judging by what Apple unve...

Jun 28 2017

Scottish leader to speak on 2nd independence referendum

Anyone waiting to declare that Nicola Sturgeon has been forced to do a U-turn over her plans for a second independence referendum will have been sorely disappointed tod...

Jun 28 2017

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren Departs

After founding Pandora in 2000, Westergren stepped in for a second round as Pandora's chief previous year, helping the company to broker fresh deals with music labels...

Jun 27 2017

Xbox One X won't turn a profit for Microsoft

According to Spencer, Microsoft's mindset is that the hardware component of the video game console business is not that part that will make money for companies. Xbox On...

Jun 26 2017

Scalise remains in critical condition after shooting

His condition is critical, and he will require additional operations. "We are especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, f...

Jun 26 2017

Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards

The ceremony airs Sunday at 8 p.m. on BET, but here are a few ways to catch behind-the-scenes footage and red carpet interviews without a TV. In April 2017, BET Internati...

Jun 26 2017

Senate Republican health care bill is 'inhumane,' local leaders say

About 11 million people gained health care coverage under Obamacare's Medicaid expansion provisions. Dean Heller within hours of him on Friday opposing the GOP's Obam...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea conducts rocket engine test

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could potentially be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a USA official told AFP on Thursday, amid soaring tensio...

Jun 23 2017

Seattle officer in pregnant woman's fatal shooting: "I don't have a taser"

The audio is linked to the dash-cam of the patrol cars of both responding officers, police said . In that incident, police say the woman armed herself with a pair of...

Jun 22 2017

Grenfell Tower survivors to be rehomed in flats on luxury development

The homes will be in two affordable housing blocks at the site, and were purchased by the City of London Corporation in a deal brokered by the Homes and Communities Age...

Jun 22 2017

'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'

As congressional Republicans and Democrats joined Thursday night in their annual baseball game, played this year in Scalise's honor, word came from the hospital that he...

Jun 22 2017

Shiv Sena non-committal on BJP Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind

Shah is now on a three-month nationwide tour covering all states to take stock and strengthen the party organisation across India, as part of the three-year celebrations ...

Jun 21 2017

Trump welcomes Panamanian president, says canal doing "quite well"

USA prosecutors have said they are fulfilling a treaty obligation with Panama in requesting that Martinelli, who was arrested on June 12, continue to be held. Panama Pres...

Jun 21 2017

Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

Amid reports that May is set to make a "generous offer" on the rights of European Union citizens remaining in Britain, the source said London had been warned against do...

Jun 21 2017

Mumbai to Host AIIB Meeting in 2018

The AIIB, which has 80 member countries, was set up to help meet the estimated $26 trillion need for infrastructure spending in Asia through 2030, while also demonstratin...

Jun 21 2017

DUP Talks Not Going As Expected Sky Sources

If there is no formal deal with the DUP by the time MPs give their verdict on the government's plans, it will signal the start of the first minority government in the ...

Jun 21 2017

GJM Calls All- Party Meeting In Darjeeling

Delhi paved way for creation of Telangana state in 2014 but had "maintained deliberate indifference" towards people's aspirations for separate state in other parts of th...

Jun 20 2017

Sarb says studying watchdog's report that rattled currency

The government "improperly failed" to implement the Ciex report after commissioning and paying for it. "I am opposing the review by the President, including the Ministe...

Jun 20 2017

South Sudan's displaced see little chance of peace

All in all, more than 737,000 people fled the conflict in South Sudan previous year. At the same time, a further 189,300 refugees were accepted for resettlement acros...

Jun 19 2017

White House says no determination yet on 'Dreamer' immigrants

The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday night that the Obama administration's amnesty program for illegal immigrants brought to the U.S.as children w...