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Mar 01 2018

Russian Federation calls for anti-government forces in Syria to adhere to truce

It calls for a 30-day ceasefire in the rebel-held area of Eastern Ghouta . On Sunday morning, two airstrikes targeted the town of al-Shifonia, while government tro...

Feb 26 2018

People pay final respects to Reverend Billy Graham

Graham died February 21 at his mountain home in Montreat, North Carolina. Graham grew up in a house on a dairy farm in Charlotte on Park Road. Phillips' favorite part o...

Feb 24 2018

Huntington prepares for more rain, new threat of flooding

Davis came straight home from work on Thursday to help his friends on South Jackson Street pack up their house as flood waters inch closer. Inside the Ohio County Emerg...

Feb 24 2018

Democrats 'will take away your Second Amendment'

A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. "I try like hell to hide that bald spot, folks". "It doesn't look bad". - Ana Nav...

Feb 24 2018

Apple To Roll Out New AirPod Update

The 2018 AirPods from Apple will also get upgraded with the latest wireless chip to support better range and voice-based connectivity. Per a research report by ...

Feb 24 2018

Southern California high school closed after threat from former NFLer Jonathan Martin

The school closed amid the threats, with administrators telling students to stay off-campus as a precaution. "We are working closely with law enforcement and will share...

Feb 24 2018

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur case

The 66-year-old landscaper is now facing five counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deaths of Andrew Kinsman, Selim Esen, Majeed Kayhan, Soroush Mahmudi an...

Feb 24 2018

U.S. imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea

The new penalties target 27 shipping companies, 28 vessels and one individual from several different countries. The sanctions come after a year of tough rhetoric betwee...

Feb 23 2018

Gartner reports first-ever drop in smartphone market for Q4

Two is that smartphone companies tend to keep quality models for a longer period of time, not replacing them which provides less option for smartphone users to buy a new ...

Feb 23 2018

The Honda Classic Preview, TV Times

The last time Woods played at the Honda Classic was in 2014, when he withdrew after 13 holes of the final round citing back pain. McIlroy - who complained after last...

Feb 23 2018

Former Google employee files lawsuit claiming he was sacked for opposing discrimination

The lawsuit opens another chapter on the debate surrounding diversity at Google. Gizmodo reports that at least three other employees were disciplined by HR for comments...

Feb 22 2018

Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners

The key element in every lithium-ion battery is in heavy demand as the electric vehicle industry will need more of it in the future. Cobalt demand from the electric ...

Feb 22 2018

Broadcom Retaliates Against Qualcomm for Raising Its NXP Bid

Broadcom trimmed its hostile takeover offer for Qualcomm on Wednesday in the wake of the San Diego company agreeing to pay more for Dutch automotive chip maker NXP Se...

Feb 22 2018

Trump pushes for ban on modified guns

US President Donald Trump is spending the weekend at his Mar-a-Lago estate, although reporters have not seen him since Friday when he visited injured victims of the ...

Feb 22 2018

Kushner Tries to Keep Access Despite Interim Security Clearance

Kelly has set a Friday deadline to clean up the security clearance mess that has embroiled the White House. "Mr. Kushner's work that he has done will not be impacted an...

Feb 22 2018

Kremlin rejects allegations Russian Federation behind civilian deaths in Syria's Ghouta

The UN is pusihing to end the bombardment in Syria's eastern Ghouta district, as residents say they are waiting their "turn to die". They called the situation the wor...

Feb 22 2018

Massillon student arrested after making threats against high school

The Helena Police Department and the Capital High School Resource Officer was made aware late yesterday about a social media posting made by a student that has anxious an...

Feb 21 2018

Rainfall warning is in effect

Two lanes of traffic at Eglinton Avenue West and Rosemount Avenue have also been closed due to flooding of nearby Massey Creek. Rainfall amounts of 5-10 mm are possib...

Feb 21 2018

United States forces kill Kremlin mercenaries in battle for Syrian oilfields

The Russian foreign ministry, which previously said that five Russian citizens were likely killed, today released a statement that "there are also several dozen of inju...

Feb 21 2018

Microsoft is turning off push notifications for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0

It truly marks the end of the Windows Phone chapter. The technology giant confirmed that from February 20, devices running either version of the software will no longer...