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Feb 04 2018

Hawaii Missile Alert Sender Was '100% Sure' They Were Being Bombed

The false alert happened after a botched message played during the unannounced drill. They claim the reports up until now have had inaccuracies and have left out key ...

Feb 03 2018

Students celebrate Black History Month

The team will examine key moments in history through in-game videos and examine personal experiences like trips to the National Civil Rights Museum and Smithsonian Nation...

Feb 03 2018

Five people shot in clashes between migrants in Calais

Another two migrants suffered less serious gunshot wounds and 12 others had other injuries, the local prefecture said, adding the numbers could change. Why are the migran...

Feb 02 2018

RNC set to select Todd Ricketts as next finance chair

President Donald Trump is calling on Congress to pass legislation to generate at least $1.5 trillion to upgrade the nation's roads, bridges and other infrastructure. Ph...

Feb 01 2018

Microsoft earnings: 96 cents per share, vs expected EPS of 86 cents

Microsoft reported its quarterly earnings on Wednesday after the bell, showing a clean, but modest, beat on the top and bottom lines. Intelligent Cloud had revenu...

Feb 01 2018

PyeongChang Winter Olympics to be coldest since 1994 Lillehammer

However, given the North's decision on Monday, the official said it was unlikely that any joint performance would be held before the Winter Olympics begin in Pyeongchang...

Feb 01 2018

CDC director resigns after trading tobacco stock in apparent conflict of interest

U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro, ranking Democrat on the House appropriations subcommittee responsible for CDC funding, said Fitzgerald's resignation "follows the patter...

Feb 01 2018

Congressional Dems Blast Trump for Not Imposing New Sanctions on Russian Federation

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Tuesday: "There will be sanctions that come out of this (oligarch) report". Forbes estimated Kantor's net worth at USA $3.8 ...

Jan 31 2018

Google took down over 700000 bad Android apps in 2017

You also can manually scan your Android device using Play Protect from the Update section of Google Play Store . Google likes to boast of its ability to shut down A...

Jan 31 2018

Sino-Japanese relations at crucial stage: China

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono will pay an official visit to China on Saturday and Sunday, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying announced on Friday. The latter ...

Jan 31 2018

Armenian man killed in Turkish shelling of Afrin

Russia's foreign minister opened a Moscow-sponsored peace conference for Syria on Tuesday by saying that time is ripe to end the "painful" conflict the war-torn Arab coun...

Jan 31 2018

Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin traded to Detroit Pistons, reports ESPN

So I'm definitely [aware]. "I know that firsthand", he said. However, as of last night, a blockbuster trade was made sending Griffen straight to the Detroit Pistons ...

Jan 30 2018

IKEA founder dies at his home in Sweden

He got the idea when he watched an employee taking the legs off a table to fit it into a customer's vehicle and realised that it could be developed to save money on trans...

Jan 30 2018

Microsoft releases emergency Windows update to hamstring earlier 'Spectre' defence

For Intel, "America First" might not have applied to whom it told first when it discovered the now-infamous chip flaws that have been dubbed Spectre and Meltdown . Tod...

Jan 29 2018

Russian police seek forced entry to opposition leader Navalny's office

Russia's Central Election Commission last voted to stop Navalny from running against Putin, citing a conviction in a fraud case that many consider to be political payback...

Jan 29 2018

Canadians beat Scotland to finish 13th at rugby sevens Sydney World Series

In Pool A New Zealand and Fiji both qualified comfortably for the Cup quarter-finals with wins on Day one and two over Samoa and Russian Federation. Australia are up ...

Jan 29 2018

Triple risk: 'Tremendous blue blood moon' to rise January 31

As the moon approaches the horizon at moonset in Paducah, the total eclipse will begin at 6:51 a.m. Californians and viewers in western Canada will be treated to the to...

Jan 28 2018

PM must speak on 'Padmaavat' violence: Congress

Terming the school bus attack incident "unfortunate", Sandhu told the media that the mob was controlled in time. Haryana Minister Ram Bilas Sharma had earlier said th...

Jan 27 2018

Melania Trump goes to Holocaust museum after skip Davos tour

Am man with a Jewish yarmulke walks in front of the camp entrance after a wreath-laying ceremony on occasion of the global Holocaust remembrance day in the forme Nazi con...

Jan 27 2018

Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul

The latest attack will add pressure on President Ashraf Ghani and his US allies, who have expressed growing confidence that a new more aggressive military strategy has su...