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USA officer at border shoots driver going to Mexico

A CBP statement said he was wounded and taken to a hospital in Mexico. "The officer was not injured". Mexican border officials surrounded the truck and discovered the driver was dead, and arrested a...

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Vet saves frozen pet cat in Montana

Vet saves frozen pet cat in Montana

Vets in the USA state of Montana managed to revive a cat found frozen in a snowbank. Luckily, Fluffy survived after veterinarians at the clinic raised her body temperature using warm water, blow d...

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Security breach strikes parliament's IT network - Security

Security breach strikes parliament's IT network - Security

And in 2018, government officials blamed Russian Federation for an attack on routers in Australia the previous year. "The Department of Parliamentary Services and relevant agencies are working joi...

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Supreme Court Blocks Abortion Restrictions in Louisiana

Supreme Court Blocks Abortion Restrictions in Louisiana

In the 5-4 ruling, Chief Justice John Roberts joined with his liberal colleagues on the court. So much of what the court has done in recent weeks has been through emergency appeals, cases that cal...

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Bugatti celebrates 110th anniversary with special-edition Chiron

Bugatti celebrates 110th anniversary with special-edition Chiron

The French tricolour is embellished across the exterior mirrors, across the fuel filler cap, and layered across the underside of that giant rear wing. Buyers have been limited to the virtually unchang...

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Toyota Tacoma Unveiled With Mild Styling Updates, More Equipment

Toyota Tacoma Unveiled With Mild Styling Updates, More Equipment

The primary component of the Sequoia TRD Pro , and every TRD Pro vehicle for that matter, is a set of Fox off-road internal bypass shocks up front, which offer decent on-road behavior while firmi...

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Samsung secures patent for S Pen with optical zoom camera

Samsung secures patent for S Pen with optical zoom camera

Samsung explains in the patent that smartphones typically employ digital zoom, but in the process of enlarging an image via a program or algorithm, the overall quality of the images takes a hit. Sa...

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Apple warns app developers to remove or disclose screen recording code

Apple warns app developers to remove or disclose screen recording code

It remains to be seen if Apple is going to take some strict action and kick these apps off its App Store. None of these apps need user permission to record users' screens. TechCrunch queried compan...

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There's No Stopping The Galaxy S10 Leak Train Now: New Info Confirmed

There's No Stopping The Galaxy S10 Leak Train Now: New Info Confirmed

Yes there is indeed a high likelihood that there's a black Ceramic variant of the Galaxy S10 Plus, and it's quite likely that model will only be available as the most expensive version of the phone,...

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Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary

Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary

Three decades after the 1989 Chicago Motor Show was the stage for the debut of the original MX-5, Mazda has today unveiled the MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition at the 2019 Chicago Motor Show, which r...

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Spotify hardens its stance on ad blockers

Spotify hardens its stance on ad blockers

That said, an explicit banning of ad blockers is an expected move. "Spotify respects intellectual property rights and expects you to do the same", it said. Of course, users who want to utilize Spoti...

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Florida politician resigns over accusations she licked men's faces

Florida politician resigns over accusations she licked men's faces

In her resignation letter , Oakley insisted she was innocent of the allegation and planned to appeal the ethics violation ruling, according to WTSP TV . He filed a formal complaint against Oakley ...

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Baby on board - father left on Cleveland platform

Baby on board - father left on Cleveland platform

Transit officials were alerted about the unaccompanied baby and ordered the train to go back. Footage shows the dad bringing his baby aboard the train in a carrier before setting the infant down in ...

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Barr nomination heads to full Senate after party-line Judiciary vote

Barr nomination heads to full Senate after party-line Judiciary vote

All 12 Republicans on the panel voted for Barr, while all 10 Democrats voted against him. But Democratic Senator Richard Blumenthal said that, the "central issue for us, on the Attorney General ...

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Kim summit venue shows possibility of moving beyond conflict: State Department

Kim summit venue shows possibility of moving beyond conflict: State Department

Korea Joongang Daily (KJD ) reported on Thursday that South Korea's presidential Blue House hopes to begin arranging the fourth meeting between President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un sometime after t...

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Charges say suspect fired 5 times at school bus windshield

Charges say suspect fired 5 times at school bus windshield

Lilly appears to point a gun at the bus, and there what appear to be several gunshots. Lilly will make his first court appearance Friday. One child, unharmed, was in the back of the bus during the i...

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NYPD demands that Google's Waze stop revealing DWI checkpoints

NYPD demands that Google's Waze stop revealing DWI checkpoints

By warning other drivers about these checkpoints, the NYPD argues that criminals who are driving while intoxicated will purposely avoid the checkpoints, putting their lives - and the lives of others -...

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Trump to undergo second physical exam Friday

Trump to undergo second physical exam Friday

He said reports and recommendations stemming from the exam were still being finalized. While observers may have rolled their eyes at Jackson's obsequiousness, Trump loved the performance and soon ...

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Toronto serial killer Bruce McArthur sentenced to life in prison

Toronto serial killer Bruce McArthur sentenced to life in prison

McArthur's first chance for parole will come when he is 91 years old. It has asked Superior Court Justice John McMahon to impose a sentence that would make McArthur ineligible for parole for 50 year...

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More than 250 Townsville homes unlivable as damage bill surpasses $120 million

More than 250 Townsville homes unlivable as damage bill surpasses $120 million

In parts of the north Queensland city, residents have been hosing down their mud-filled houses and throwing out flood-damaged belongings for days while some suburbs remain waterlogged. "Right now we'r...

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Are Your Passwords Secure? Google's Password Checkup Knows

Are Your Passwords Secure? Google's Password Checkup Knows

It's like using the same key to lock your home, auto and office - if someone gains access to one, all of them could be compromised. The most common ways access data is compromised are phishing or ...

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Puppies used as drug mules by Colombian drug trafficking ring

Puppies used as drug mules by Colombian drug trafficking ring

Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Richard Donoghue. "Every dog has its day, and with today's sentence, Elorez has been held responsible for the reprehensible use of his veterinary skil...

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Can the global community solve Venezuela's crisis? | Latin America

He did not provide any details on how the U.S. military might respond. Elliott Abrams, who leads the Trump administration's special envoy to Venezuela, said on Thursday that several countries have...

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Man to sue parents for giving birth to him without ‘his consent’

Man to sue parents for giving birth to him without ‘his consent’

The BBC notes that Samuel gets the seeming illogic behind the concept-after all, how can you ask someone who hasn't been born yet if they agree to be born?-but his point is that since "it was not ou...

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John Dingell, longest-serving Congress member ever, dead at 92

John Dingell, longest-serving Congress member ever, dead at 92

According to the House historian's office, he served with 11 presidents and cast 28,551 votes. Obama awarded Dingell the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014. "It is the complete collapse in respec...

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Pope Francis Acknowledges Sexual Abuse of Nuns by Priests, Bishops

Pope Francis Acknowledges Sexual Abuse of Nuns by Priests, Bishops

Pope Francis made his comments on the plane returning from Abu Dhabi in response to a reporter's question about an article last week in a Vatican monthly magazine about the abuse of nuns in the Catho...

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Google is using AI to eliminate 100m spam Gmail messages daily

New improvements to protections powered by TensorFlow allow Google to detect and block an additional 100 million spam messages every day. Additionally, Google also detailed the new kinds of spa...

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Virginia Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam 'Must Resign'

Virginia Democrat Gov. Ralph Northam 'Must Resign'

On Thursday Herring released a statement on Twitter which did not acknowledge the existence of a photo but did detail an incident from his youth. "From the very beginning, putting on a blackfac...

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US must probe if weapons went to Yemen militias: US general

US must probe if weapons went to Yemen militias: US general

According to Reuters news reports , the committee voted 25 to 17 in favour of the war power resolution preventing the American military from offering any help to Saudis and other countries waging wa...

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Finland's basic income trial fails to spur employment

Finland's basic income trial fails to spur employment

The Finnish government's Social Insurance Institute (Kela) published mixed results Friday in its bid to find simpler alternatives to the Nordic nation's social security model that now includes sanctio...

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