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Supreme Court ban on firecrackers goes up in smoke

Supreme Court ban on firecrackers goes up in smoke

The national capital is still reeling from the effects of the Diwali firecracker frenzy. According to the SAFAR, the moisture in the air on Wednesday was normal, thus reducing the pollution load s...

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Respect our choices, China's Xi says ahead of Trump G20 meeting

Respect our choices, China's Xi says ahead of Trump G20 meeting

China and the United States have put tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of each other's goods and U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to set tariffs on the remainder of China's US$500...

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El Chapo Juror Sobs After Being Selected for Trial

El Chapo Juror Sobs After Being Selected for Trial

Guzman's defense team requested that U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan allow their client to embrace his wife and engage in what they called a "humanitarian gesture" before opening statements on Tuesday...

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Democratic House victory could echo from Moscow to Riyadh

Democratic House victory could echo from Moscow to Riyadh

The president welcomes that fight. "Two can play that game!" It wasn't clear what leaks he was referring to. Waters said the Republican-controlled Congress had neglected its oversight responsibili...

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The midterm election didn’t mean what you think it meant

The victories are sure to reinforce the mandate of a president who nationalized the midterm elections by rallying his supporters to vote for Republicans as though his "America First" agenda was on the...

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New MacBook Air Can Have Its Battery Replaced Individually

New MacBook Air Can Have Its Battery Replaced Individually

A few other key details: The trackpad in the new MacBook Air can also be individually replaced, and replacing the Touch ID key within the new hardware does not also require a logic board replacement...

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Nationwide protests held in support of Mueller probe

Nationwide protests held in support of Mueller probe

I've known Jeff for a long time. Sessions was the first and perhaps most enthusiastic sitting senator to endorse Trump's presidential campaign, but his departure comes as no surprise. "I don't know ...

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Microsoft Confirms Some Windows 10 Pro Licenses Are Suddenly Being Deactivated

Microsoft Confirms Some Windows 10 Pro Licenses Are Suddenly Being Deactivated

While we sit and wait for Microsoft to figure out what is wrong with Windows 10 1809 that was released and then pulled, the company is dealing with another issue this week. Jeff Jones, Senior Direct...

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Michelle Obama opens up about miscarriage, IVF, Trump

In her upcoming book, Becoming , however, the mother of two shed light on some personal battles she long kept out of the public spotlight. "Marriage counseling for us was one of those ways where we...

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Southern California fires force evacuation of Malibu

Southern California fires force evacuation of Malibu

A second round of Santa Ana winds is forecast to whip the area Sunday through Tuesday, though it may be weaker than Friday's. The Woolsey fire started on Thursday afternoon south of the city of Si...

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Afghan leaders, Taliban attend Moscow peace talks

Afghan leaders, Taliban attend Moscow peace talks

The statement , released on November 8, says that the United States envoy will meet with Afghan government officials and other interested parties to advance the goal of an intra-Afghan dialogue and n...

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Xiaomi's UK Launch Extravaganza Continues With £1 Smartphone Sales

Xiaomi's UK Launch Extravaganza Continues With £1 Smartphone Sales

The front of the phone is less striking, with a very familiar look - meaning a relatively wide notch and a small chin at the bottom of the phone, like nearly every other Android phone to launch this...

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Peace talks in Moscow 'not about holding negotiations', say Taliban

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani earlier made a decision to send a non-official delegation from the High Peace Council, including its deputy heads Haji Deen Mohammad and Habiba Surabi. Russian Federation...

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Destiny 2: Forsaken did not meet sales goals says Activision

Video-gaming publisher Activision announced that in celebration of the PC release of Destiny 2, the company will be offering the game for free for a limited time. But we'll have to wait and see whet...

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Verizon is Cutting The Cost of Their Unlimited & Prepaid Plans

Verizon is Cutting The Cost of Their Unlimited & Prepaid Plans

Taking that into account you can pay $35 per month and increase the data allowance to a much more friendly 3GB. "Starting November 6, the new Verizon Prepaid lineup includes a new lower price of $65...

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Pokemon Go Dev Launches New Game, Ingress Prime

Pokemon Go Dev Launches New Game, Ingress Prime

If you're not familiar with the "plot" of the game, it revolves around two factions - the Resistance or the Enlightened - that players join and fight for. So expect updates in the future adding more d...

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Fly Jamaica plane crash lands in Guyana

Fly Jamaica plane crash lands in Guyana

A Fly Jamaica airliner crashed early Friday morning at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri, officials said. Minster of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson at an emergency press confer...

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Man shot by police after stabbing spree in Melbourne city center

Man shot by police after stabbing spree in Melbourne city center

The street where the auto caught fire is the same one when in January 2017 a fatal but not terror-related incident when a man plowed his vehicle in to pedestrians at a high speed, killing six people a...

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Michelle Obama accuses Trump of putting her family in danger - here’s how

She knew it would be hard, but she wasn't prepared for critics who attacked her for being unpatriotic and called her an "angry black woman". "The whole [birther] thing was insane and mean-spirited...

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Wildfire destroys entire town as massive blazes tear through California

Wildfire destroys entire town as massive blazes tear through California

Shari Bernacett said her husband tried to get people to leave the Paradise mobile home park they manage and had minutes to evacuate. Emergency crews were working to help people evacuate there, he said...

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Melbourne attacker swings knife at police, 'trolley man' helps officers

Melbourne attacker swings knife at police, 'trolley man' helps officers

The two others, aged 26 and 58, were in hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police then "shot the male in the chest and he is now in a critical condition, under guard at hospital", Clayton ...

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Woman Turns Herself In After Being Filmed Harassing Black Sisters Awaiting AAA

Woman Turns Herself In After Being Filmed Harassing Black Sisters Awaiting AAA

Susan Westwood threatened two Charlotte women, one of whom said she was physically assaulted and filed a police report. Facebook Susan Westwood , 51, turned herself into the Sunset Beach Polic...

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Police Responding to Reports of Active Shooter at North Carolina High School

Police Responding to Reports of Active Shooter at North Carolina High School

Friday of an active shooter at Topsail High School. He said the call said buses are being staged at Lowe's Food across from the schools. Reports of an active shooter at Topsail High School are said ...

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Who is the suspect in the Thousand Oaks shooting?

He ran into the bar and was shot multiple times in an exchange of gunfire, said Sheriff Geoff Dean, who added that the confrontation gave innocent bystanders time to escape. The former Marine ma...

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Imelda Marcos faces Philippines arrest after guilty verdict

Imelda Marcos faces Philippines arrest after guilty verdict

The court ordered Marcos, a congresswoman, to serve six to 11 years in jail for each of the seven counts of graft. Marcos was not present at the court but a warrant has now been issued for her arres...

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Eleven children found in refrigerated lorry entering UK

Eleven children found in refrigerated lorry entering UK

A spokesperson said the group consisted of 17 people, claiming to be aged between 12 and 17, who said they were Vietnamese . After checks, only 11 were later confirmed to be minors a spokesman told t...

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Utah mayor who died in Afghanistan to Americans

Utah mayor who died in Afghanistan to Americans

Gen. Jefferson S. Burton, the adjutant general of the Utah National Guard. " Many American, NATO allies, and Afghan troops have died to make moments like this possible; for example, my dear friend ...

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Imelda Marcos given 42 years in jail for corruption

She was sentenced to between six and 11 years in prison for each count. Marcos' graft cases stemmed from complaints filed in 1991 when prosecutors alleged that the Marcos family channeled public fun...

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MD PTV removed after typo during PM Imran’s China speech

MD PTV removed after typo during PM Imran’s China speech

The two sides also held discussions on immediate market access for Pakistan's exports as well as the balance of payments support. "The country recorded $37 billion trade deficit, the highest-ever, in ...

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Fears Norwegian frigate may sink after collision with oil tanker

Fears Norwegian frigate may sink after collision with oil tanker

An image published by Norwegian broadcaster NRK showed that water had nearly reached the level of the frigate's helicopter platform. Stensoenes said the ship was "strongly listing" - or leaning to...

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