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Pompeo Not Planning Senate Run

Pompeo informed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) Monday afternoon that he has chosen not to run, sources confirmed to the Washington Free Beacon Monday evening. All this uncertaint...

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Putin meets Assad in surprise Syria visit, Middle East News & Top Stories

Putin meets Assad in surprise Syria visit, Middle East News & Top Stories

Russian President Vladimir Putin met Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday (Jan 7) during a surprise visit to Damascus, his first since the start of the almost nine-year-old war, the presidency ...

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Weak storms this week to bring light snow to Lake Tahoe

Weak storms this week to bring light snow to Lake Tahoe

Tuesday will feature mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper-50s. Tonight: Cloudy. Low of 39. Slight chance of light snow this evening. Sub-freezing temperatures are expected before a warm...

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Bolton ready to testify in case of Trump's impeachment

Bolton ready to testify in case of Trump's impeachment

He was Trump's national security adviser when the events leading to the president's impeachment occurred. "My construction of our constitutional duties is to try the articles of impeachment that are...

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Stampede At Funeral For Iran's Soleimani Kills At Least 32, Injures Scores

Stampede At Funeral For Iran's Soleimani Kills At Least 32, Injures Scores

Iranian television said the stampede took place in Kerman, Soleimani's hometown, where he was to have been buried following a two-day funeral in which his casket traveled to several cities, where hund...

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Congressman posts doctored photo of Obama meeting Iranian president

Congressman posts doctored photo of Obama meeting Iranian president

Twitter users were quick to point out the photoshopped image Monday afternoon, noting the original image was of a meeting between Obama and India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. They also pointed out...

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Kidnap suspect pretended dead mom's baby was hers

Kidnap suspect pretended dead mom's baby was hers

Magen Rose Fieramusca , 33, told her ex-boyfriend that she had given birth to a baby on December 12 and he was the father, according to police documents obtained by a local NBC affiliate. Magen Rose F...

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Biden's foreign policy strength is being tested by the tensions in Iran

Biden's foreign policy strength is being tested by the tensions in Iran

The most viral moment of Biden's campaign last month with a video called "Laughing", in which world leaders ridicule Trump at a reception at Buckingham Palace during the North Atlantic Treaty Organisa...

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Samsung's Ballie is an intelligent rolling ball that understands you

Samsung's Ballie is an intelligent rolling ball that understands you

The tiny robot is touted to understand and support users and react to their needs. The examples highlighted show Ballie opening smart blinds in the morning and controlling other smart home products ...

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Finland PM's Call For 4-Day Working Week Finds Support Online

Finland PM's Call For 4-Day Working Week Finds Support Online

In her own words: "I believe people deserve to spend more time with their families, loved ones, hobbies and other aspects of life, such as culture". Finland and its Scandinavian neighbours have for ...

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Nirbhaya gangrape & murder case to be hanged on January 22

Nirbhaya gangrape & murder case to be hanged on January 22

The incident - which happened on the night of 16 December 2012 - sparked massive protests, global outrage and led to India passing new anti-rape laws. The counsel for two of the convicts - Mukesh an...

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World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday in 22 hours

World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday in 22 hours

The 117-year-old Kate Tanaka has extended her record as the oldest person on the planet by celebrating her birthday on January 2 at a nursing home in Fukuoka, her native town. Tanaka was bor...

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JNU: Students across India to protest against campus violence

JNU: Students across India to protest against campus violence

However, there were exceptions as many said they would stay put. The Delhi Police has formed a fact-finding committee under the authority of the Joint Commissioner of Police (Western Range), Shali...

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Lamborghini adds Amazon Alexa to Huracan Evo

Lamborghini adds Amazon Alexa to Huracan Evo

The Echo Auto features a total of eight microphones with far-field technology, which means it can hear you clearly even over road noise. The device can draw power from your car's 12V charging socket o...

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Realme X50 5G specifications revealed on TENAA before the launch

Realme X50 5G specifications revealed on TENAA before the launch

Although the listing points to an under-display fingerprint reader, it is likely a mistake since the side-mounted fingerprint scanner has already been confirmed through official images. The dual-camer...

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Facebook bans 'misleading' manipulated media

Facebook bans 'misleading' manipulated media

Facebook has banned "deepfakes", or fake videos manipulated by artificial intelligence (AI) as it prepares for the onslaught of deception and disinformation that this year's U.S. However, the statemen...

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OnePlus 8 Lite dummy confirms triple camera

OnePlus 8 Lite dummy confirms triple camera

In the video , a box containing several OnePlus devices is placed on the table and the alleged OnePlus 8 Lite is placed at the front of the box. A "Lite" variant, dubbed as the OnePlus 8 Lite is also...

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TikTok-owner ByteDance reportedly built a deepfake maker

TikTok-owner ByteDance reportedly built a deepfake maker

TechCrunch reports that Israeli research firm Watchful.ai found code for the feature, called Face Swap, in the code for TikTok and Douyin . The feature, as suggested by the name, works by swapping f...

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American teen shot dead in Mexico while vacationing with family

American teen shot dead in Mexico while vacationing with family

According to the attorney general's office in Tamaulipas, Mexico, the boy was a USA citizen and the parents were permanent US residents. The family was reportedly returning from visiting relatives i...

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CES 2020: Intel’s Upcoming H-series Core i7 Will Surpass 5GHz

CES 2020: Intel’s Upcoming H-series Core i7 Will Surpass 5GHz

This will come down to the thermal design and cooling technology used by gaming notebooks like ASUS, Razer, and others - but it will be powered by Intel's own Thermal Velocity Boost technology that ...

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Gulf markets plunge on US-Iran tensions; Aramco at lowest since IPO

Gulf markets plunge on US-Iran tensions; Aramco at lowest since IPO

Although oil prices have soared since the US assassinated one of Iran's most powerful and visible military leader, Qassem Soleimani, concerns about an imminent Iranian retaliation is keeping investo...

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Eskom stage 2 load-shedding for Sunday

Eskom stage 2 load-shedding for Sunday

The utility previously announced on Saturday evening that it would have to implement stage 2 load shedding following an "unanticipated conveyor belt failure at Medupi power station". After all, So...

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Navy to escort United Kingdom ships in Hormuz

Navy to escort United Kingdom ships in Hormuz

Defense Secretary Ben Wallace said: "I have instructed the preparations for HMS Montrose and HMS Defender to return to the duties of sending Red Ensign". Qassem Soleimani , the head of Iran's elite Qu...

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14: AMD Ryzen 4000 CPU + NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPU

ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14: AMD Ryzen 4000 CPU + NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPU

All models are set to be launched in India by the second quarter of 2020. Both the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15 and G14 will be available starting Q1 of 2020, but the company did not mention their prices...

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Dell demoes dual-screen, foldable and Switch-like concept devices

Dell demoes dual-screen, foldable and Switch-like concept devices

Thus, it's like a console that can run PC games, both portably and on a big screen-something that's never been pulled off successfully. There are USB-C ports located on the top and on the bottom of ...

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Republican congressman tweets a Photoshopped picture of Obama meeting the Iranian president

The photoshopped image shows Mr Obama beaming as he shakes hands with Hassan Rouhani in front of USA and Iranian flags. A debunked photo from 2015 got a second life on Monday, when Arizona Represe...

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[CES 2020] Samsung introduces the Galaxy Book Flex α

[CES 2020] Samsung introduces the Galaxy Book Flex α

At the moment, it unclear whether the device features Core i3 or i5 processor. The Galaxy Book Flex α will also support Fast Charge, so when the battery level does get low, it shouldn't take long ...

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Sony Xperia 5 Plus renders shows a ToF sensor and more

Sony Xperia 5 Plus renders shows a ToF sensor and more

The release of the Sony Xperia 5 in late 2019 may be followed up sometime soon with the launch of the Sony Xperia 5 Plus. That's according to gadget leaker Onleaks , who has just posted some rende...

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Chicago mother allegedly killed 2 young sons in horrific attack, prosecutors say

Chicago mother allegedly killed 2 young sons in horrific attack, prosecutors say

Aleah Newell was charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of attempted first-degree murder in the deaths of her 7-month-old baby and 2-year-old son, according to a court document f...

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First peek at Samsung’s HER-like AI assistant called NEON

First peek at Samsung’s HER-like AI assistant called NEON

Starting mid-December, there has been a lot of speculation as to what Neon is exactly. The venture has been tweeting out teasers with a focus on the word Artificial Intelligence. As for what this vi...

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