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Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protesters hit and run

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protesters hit and run

Pro-democracy protesters demonstrated at Hong Kong's airport Friday even as the city sought to reassure visitors of their welcome despite the increasing levels of violence surrounding the two-month-ol...

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White House enlists FCC, FTC in social-media censorship order

White House enlists FCC, FTC in social-media censorship order

He spoke to reporters while departing from the White House for a campaign event in NY, days after two gunmen in separate incidents killed dozens in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. The meeting, which...

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Brexit hazard warning lights: United Kingdom economy contracts for first time since 2012

Brexit hazard warning lights: United Kingdom economy contracts for first time since 2012

ONS data released today showed the economy contracted by 0.2 per cent in the second quarter following growth of 0.5 per cent in Q1. Johnson says Britain must leave the European Union on schedule o...

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Fighting in southern Yemen leaves more than 20 dead

Fighting in southern Yemen leaves more than 20 dead

The supporters of the Saudi-supported Mansur Hadi government want one unified country with Hadi as president. The Houthis control large parts of northern and western Yemen , including the capital S...

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Trump thumbs-up photo with orphaned baby in El Paso sparks controversy

Trump thumbs-up photo with orphaned baby in El Paso sparks controversy

The First Lady posted this photo on Twitter that same day, an occasion that earned the ire of social media. In it, the president is smiling broadly and giving the "thumbs up" signal. My brother was ...

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UK-wide power cut: Major outage affected trains, airports and traffic signals

UK-wide power cut: Major outage affected trains, airports and traffic signals

The tweet added: "We believe this is due to a failure on National Grid's network , which is affecting our customers". Depending on what industry leaders report, Ofgem has warned that "enforce...

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66 killed in floods, mudslides in southern India

66 killed in floods, mudslides in southern India

The main threat will be across Nilambur and Wayanad.Red alerts have been issued for four districts. However, he cancelled the plan as the Collector told him that his visit would disturb the rescue ope...

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United Nations employee among two killed by auto bomb in Libya

United Nations employee among two killed by auto bomb in Libya

Mesmari said the truce had gone into effect at 3:00 PM (1300 GMT) on Saturday and would last until the same time on Monday afternoon. A bomb-laden vehicle exploded Saturday outside a shopping mall i...

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California Man Killed 4 In String Of

California Man Killed 4 In String Of "Savage" Stabbings, Say Cops

Garden Grove and Santa Ana police were working to collect evidence and talk with witnesses, he said . Police believe the motive for the killings was nothing more than " robbery, hate, homicide "...

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Contractors from Microsoft listen to Skype and Cortana recordings

Contractors from Microsoft listen to Skype and Cortana recordings

We have to mention though that the audio snippets are quite short and last between five to ten seconds, though others are just a bit longer than that. In the statement, the technology company addresse...

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Facebook offering 'millions' to publishers for news

Facebook offering 'millions' to publishers for news

WHEN YOU HAVE riches on the scale of Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook , it's sometimes nice to chuck a few million at the less fortunate. Facebook execs have said they would be willing to pay up to $U...

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Vodka produced from ingredients grown within Chernobyl nuclear disaster exclusion zone

Vodka produced from ingredients grown within Chernobyl nuclear disaster exclusion zone

They are now planning to produce more of the spirit , called Atomik , hoping it will help the area's economy. And in a working paper submitted to Ukranian officials, Smith and his colleagues s...

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Augmented Reality Book Market to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2019

Augmented Reality Book Market to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2019

Which region may tap highest market share in coming era? What will be the CAGR and size of the global Virtual Reality In Education Sector market throughout the forecast period? The regional...

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Trump 'Strongly Considering' Releasing Blagojevich From Prison

Trump 'Strongly Considering' Releasing Blagojevich From Prison

The men have crossed paths before. Trump has considered pardoning Blagojevich before, including roughly a year ago in 2018, when he became obsessed with his authority, as president, to offer pardo...

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Discord’s ‘Go Live’ lets gamers stream to up to 10 people

Discord’s ‘Go Live’ lets gamers stream to up to 10 people

Instead of pulling in as many viewers as possible, the idea with Go Live is to recreate the feeling of hanging out on the sofa with friends as you chat and play games. Friends can watch your stream ...

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Norway: One injured in shooting at Oslo mosque

Norway: One injured in shooting at Oslo mosque

Oslo Police confirmed the attack on Twitter, saying: "One person is shot". 'The man carried two shotgun-like weapons and a pistol. Mosque director Irfan Mushtaq told local newspaper Budstikka ...

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Trump Officials, Social Media Leaders Discuss Ways to Monitor Violent Behaviour

After the shootings, U.S. President Donald Trump laid blame on the internet and social media for providing places "to radicalize disturbed minds" and called on the Justice Department to work with ...

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The new Android Q beta 6 is available now on Essential phones

The new Android Q beta 6 is available now on Essential phones

At some point within the near future, we should see a statue-unveiling, official confirmation that this is "Android 10", and the highly awaited "Q" snack name [ Editor's suggestion ]. Well, thanks t...

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Facebook face-scanning privacy class case cleared for trial

Facebook face-scanning privacy class case cleared for trial

The Ninth Circuit's ruling also demonstrates the importance of privacy laws including strong private rights of action , affirming people's right to turn to the federal courts for redress when their r...

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Typhoon Lekima kills 18 in China: state media

Typhoon Lekima kills 18 in China: state media

At least 18 people were killed on Saturday after Typhoon Lekima struck China's coast south of Shanghai, knocking down houses and trees, state TV reported. Across Zhejiang province, home to 6.2 milli...

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Jeffrey Epstein dead: Billionaire paedophile 'found dead in prison'

Jeffrey Epstein dead: Billionaire paedophile 'found dead in prison'

The billionaire financier was being held without bail pending trial on child sex-trafficking charges. Some of the charges are nearly 2 decades old. Last month, Epstein was found unconscious on the f...

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Trump slams Hollywood, alluding to upcoming satire movie 'The Hunt'

The president, a frequent target for criticism from celebrities, said Hollywood is "very bad" for the USA and accused it of trying to "inflame and cause chaos". They create their own violence, and t...

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Beijing urges India, Pakistan to avoid unilateral actions amid Kashmir tensions

Beijing urges India, Pakistan to avoid unilateral actions amid Kashmir tensions

The Eid al-Adha festival on Monday, which marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, looms as the next big test for the week-old Indian lockdown in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, ...

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Southwest Pilot Flies Home Remains of Fallen Vietnam Veteran Father

Southwest Pilot Flies Home Remains of Fallen Vietnam Veteran Father

Thursday, Knight's remains were taken from Laos to Dallas Love Field on a Southwest flight. Human remains were found in January and February this year while a joint U.S./Lao People's Democratic ...

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Israel army says killed 4 armed Palestinians on Gaza border

Israel army says killed 4 armed Palestinians on Gaza border

According to a statement by the military, the four men were heavily armed with assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and hand grenades, one of which was hurled at Israeli troops. Soldiers also reportedly...

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Apple offering $1 million to anyone who can hack iPhone

That's up from $200,000, and in the fall the program will be open to all researchers. It's by far the highest bug bounty on offer from any major tech company. Earlier too, Apple had announced reward...

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Omar Abdullah's Party Challenges Government's J&K Move In Supreme Court

Omar Abdullah's Party Challenges Government's J&K Move In Supreme Court

The racist regime of Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent in more troops and imposed a lockdown in the occupied valley before attempting at annexing Kashmir through a rushed presidential decree on Mond...

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ICE Releases Half the Immigrants Detained in Mississippi Raids

ICE Releases Half the Immigrants Detained in Mississippi Raids

ICE has said that these raids focused on immigrants with criminal backgrounds and that the others caught up in the sweep were "collateral" arrests. "And when people see what they saw [Wednesday], like...

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Google puts playable podcast episodes in Search

Google puts playable podcast episodes in Search

Eventually, you'll also be able to find and listen to podcasts using Google Assistant . However, this functionality isn't present yet. If you hit the little blue Play button, it takes you to a dedi...

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Whaley Bridge residents can return home as evacuation order is lifted

Whaley Bridge residents can return home as evacuation order is lifted

The dam will continue to be monitored but it is hoped that there will be no further problems, unless heavy rain returns to the area again. Residents of a Derbyshire town have been told it is safe ...

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