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Israel says Assad back in charge, Syrian front likely to be quieter

Israel says Assad back in charge, Syrian front likely to be quieter

The two sides discussed a Russian proposal that would see any forces linked to Iran distanced some 100 kilometers (62 miles) away from the Golan Heights. But Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberm...

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Reality Check: Can Sessions stop the Mueller investigation?

He added: "There are two things specifically that are worrying Donald Trump at the moment". In a rare appearance before the White House press corps, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Ho...

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Xbox One Adds 2 Backwards Compatible Games

Xbox One Adds 2 Backwards Compatible Games

Both Splinter Cell Double Agent and Splinter Cell Blacklist join the list of games today. The news of these games being backwards compatible was first announced by Larry Hryb, Xbox's Major Nelso...

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Spotify Removes Multiple Episodes Of Alex Jones' Podcast From Service

Spotify Removes Multiple Episodes Of Alex Jones' Podcast From Service

Spotify has removed episodes of InfoWars host Alex Jones' podcast from its streaming service, according to multiple reports. Users had been putting pressure on Spotify to do something about Jone...

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Facebook Uncovers Fake Accounts Ahead of Midterm Elections

Facebook Uncovers Fake Accounts Ahead of Midterm Elections

While this particular investigation is still in its early stages, Facebook said it is sharing information with USA law enforcement. Facebook said on Tuesday it has removed 32 accounts and pages ...

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Officers kill a hostage for 1st time in 13 years: LAPD chief

Officers kill a hostage for 1st time in 13 years: LAPD chief

We know about the Trader Joe's incident, we haven't heard as much about what happened in Van Nuys in June, when officers responding to a stabbing call confronted a man who grabbed a woman off the side...

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Video shows police shooting armed man, hostage at LA church

Video shows police shooting armed man, hostage at LA church

Three officers eventually fired 18 rounds at Perez from different directions while he was still holding Tollison, who was struck twice. "It is illogical and inconceivable for an officer on the scene...

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Ivanka Trump: Family separations a ´low point,´ media not the enemy

On high points for the administration, Ivanka Trump cited the president commuting the sentence of Alice Johnson, a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses whose case had been championed by r...

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John Kelly says he accepted Trump’s request to stay on through 2020

John Kelly says he accepted Trump’s request to stay on through 2020

Kelly a four-start Marine general, took the post when his commander-in-chief asked him to, moving over from the Department of Homeland Security. Kelly has improved Trump's White House , his allie...

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Fresh trailer lands for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Fresh trailer lands for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

In this beta there will be a total of 6 maps, 10 playable Specialists , 6 game modes, new weapons, equipment and more . It also looks like Nuketown and Raid could be featured in the Blackout ...

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Trump calls Manafort prosecution 'a hoax,' says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said that President Trump has "every right" to be "deeply" frustrated that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the Russian Federation probe...

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Iran currency drops 18% in just two days

Iran currency drops 18% in just two days

In April, the government attempted to fix the rate at 42,000 rials, saying the move would crack down on black market traders. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismissed the governor of the central...

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Fortnite update brings guided missile, new Fly Explosives game mode

Fortnite update brings guided missile, new Fly Explosives game mode

Reload time increased to 2.4/2.2. The Jetpack will be put Playground mode whilst Fly Explosives is active, and the Guided Missile has also been thrown in but that could be staying. However, thos...

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How to set Spotify music as your alarm in Google Clock

How to set Spotify music as your alarm in Google Clock

Last but not least, the layout of the YouTube Music app will be refreshed, as Google plans to reorganize how albums, songs, and playlists are arranged by adding a few more options that allow filte...

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Canon Powershot SX740 HS Features 40x Zoom Lens and 4K Recording

Canon Powershot SX740 HS Features 40x Zoom Lens and 4K Recording

The camera is for casual use. The PowerShot SX740 HS spans across a focal range equivalent to 24-960mm in contrast to a traditional 35mm lens together with a variable aperture of f/3.3 to f/6.9. T...

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Trump calls on Sessions to stop Mueller’s Russian Federation probe

Trump calls on Sessions to stop Mueller’s Russian Federation probe

Wednesday's tweet appears to be the first time he has called on Sessions directly to end the probe. Manafort orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade U.S. He is charged with tax evas...

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Google may help China censor sites

It could make sense for the tech giant to reintroduce its search engine in China, considering the country is now the biggest internet market in the world. In what is expected to be an extreme move, th...

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Pope changes teaching to oppose death penalty in all cases

Pope changes teaching to oppose death penalty in all cases

It's a shift for the church, which used to consider the death penalty a "means of safeguarding the common good" in response to "certain crimes". Building on the development of Catholic Church teac...

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Aeromexico plane crashes in north-central Mexico with no fatalities

Aeromexico plane crashes in north-central Mexico with no fatalities

The civil defense office of Durango state says the plane came down in a field near the airport for the state capital, also named Durango. He said he tried to kick out a window but could not. A plane's...

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World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks 90 percent

World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks 90 percent

A massive colony of 1.5 million Adelie penguins was recently discovered on the Danger Islands, near South America, where scientists had previously thought numbers were in decline. But they can be ...

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French woman slapped in street by catcaller after calling him out

French woman slapped in street by catcaller after calling him out

Recently, CCTV footage of a man hitting a woman in public has gone viral on the internet - and not just because of the unexpected attack, but his reasoning for doing so. "I felt hatred", Ms Laguerre ...

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Chances of no-deal Brexit growing by the day, says Hunt

Chances of no-deal Brexit growing by the day, says Hunt

A Sky News poll said 65 per cent of British voters thought the government would end up with a bad deal - an increase of 15 points from March - and half supported a referendum to choose between leaving...

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Rudy Giuliani downplays Robert Mueller investigation: ‘Collusion is not a crime’

Rudy Giuliani downplays Robert Mueller investigation: ‘Collusion is not a crime’

The former New York City mayor and USA attorney, and now Trump , appear to be trying to influence public opinion about the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe of possible campaign coordinat...

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Trump thanks Kim for handing over remains of war dead

Experts say the North likely wants a declaration of the end of the Korean War as part of USA security assurances. The White House said Thursday (Aug 2) that President Donald Trump had received a new...

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Facebook wants you to stop using it so much

The first, called "Set Daily Reminder", will allow you to set a limit for how long you want to use either app during a single day. The company also added "it's not just about the time people spend o...

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Thieves steal Swedish royal jewels, escape by speedboat

Thieves steal Swedish royal jewels, escape by speedboat

Among the priceless possessions taken were two gold crowns, which belonged to King Karl IX and Queen Kristina . The objects were on display, but under lock and key, at the cathedral about 50 mile...

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Federal judge blocks downloadable 3D gun plans, Washington AG says

Federal judge blocks downloadable 3D gun plans, Washington AG says

Amid the row over the release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns, a coalition of gun rights activists has posted plans for 3D-printed weapons online, citing the First Amendment. Trump tweeted he is...

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Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson resigns over hiding child abuse

Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson resigns over hiding child abuse

Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court, in Newcastle for sentencing, Australia, July 3, 2018. Earlier this month, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called on the Pope to ...

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Bones given by North Korea 'may not even be American'

Bones given by North Korea 'may not even be American'

The last time U.S. military men or women were on the ground to teach for remains was 2005. The remains were then moved in gray vans to an airfield where US and South Korean soldiers loaded them one ...

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Nvidia to reveal

Nvidia to reveal "spectacular surprises" ahead of Gamescom

Nvidia has kept its cards to its chest about what comes after Pascal in terms of the graphics cards it produces for consumers, even though there have been some leaks of the next-gen Turing specs. Are ...

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