U.S. envoy says 'actual dialogue' wanted with N. Korea

He stated that there is "no daylight between the President's policy and the pursuit of that policy" on North Korea, addressing questions about a possible rift between the White House and State Department on starting talks with Pyongyang. Tillerson ca... More..

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USA ruling could affect internet access in Australia
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

USA ruling could affect internet access in Australia

Pai's video, "7 Things You Can Still Do On The Internet After Net Neutrality ", which was created in collaboration with conservative website The Daily Caller , touts killing net neutrality as creating "intern...More..

Toronto billionaire, wife found dead at their home
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Toronto billionaire, wife found dead at their home

Hopkinson said police received a call at 11:44 a.m. on Friday about a "medical complaint" and police, fire and paramedics went to the home. He declined to release the age of the victims, where they were found...More..

Amazon Extends Free Shipping Deadline To Dec 16
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Amazon Extends Free Shipping Deadline To Dec 16

Offers on Free Shipping Day may exclude over-sized or personalized items. Visit the full Christmas Shipping Calendar for more details on shipping/delivery. Talbots: Every order comes with free shipping, an...More..

Man with knife shot by police at Amsterdam Airport
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Man with knife shot by police at Amsterdam Airport

In a tweet, the Marechaussee police said that the "situation is safe" and the accused has been detained. A spokesman for the airport said the main plaza was evacuated and part of it is still closed off, b...More..

Facebook makes it easier to ignore those annoying friends with 'Snooze'
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Facebook makes it easier to ignore those annoying friends with 'Snooze'

Posts from these snoozed subjects will show up once again after those 30 days have passed, but if you decide you want to keep the silence coming, you can just snooze one of their posts after 30 days like you ...More..

NYC bombing suspect charged with state offenses, federal terrorism charges to come
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

NYC bombing suspect charged with state offenses, federal terrorism charges to come

They also found his passport with multiple handwritten notes, including one with the message, "O America, die in your rage", according to the complaint. About a year ago, he began plotting a suicide attack to...More..

Facebook changes news feed to boost videos
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Facebook changes news feed to boost videos

The Discover tab in Watch will also prioritise shows that people come back to. Facebook will also prioritize showing other videos from the same pages that users deliberately navigate to. The company would a...More..

Your health: The healthiest and least healthy states in the US
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Your health: The healthiest and least healthy states in the US

This year, two other New England states, Vermont and CT, were ranked in the top five healthiest states, coming in at No. 3 and No. 5, respectively. Alaska is also in the top ten states for physical activity, ...More..

Bitcoin slips to around $16300, futures volumes drop
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Bitcoin slips to around $16300, futures volumes drop

While market participants are still heavily divided over the digital currency's utility, value and safety, they expect the futures contract to offer a legitimate means for institutions to bet on bitcoin. "If it...More..

Energy prices drive USA wholesale inflation to 5-year record high
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Energy prices drive USA wholesale inflation to 5-year record high

Surging gasoline prices pulled US consumer inflation up 0.4 percent in November. The Labor Department said Wednesday that prices at the pump increased a sharp 7.3 percent after falling in October. Excluding t...More..

NASA's tips for watching the meteor shower tonight
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

NASA's tips for watching the meteor shower tonight

This year's show might be particularly spectacular, because the waning crescent moon won't spoil the show. NASA scientists said the Geminid meteor show will be the best shower of 2017, so you don't want...More..

Ryanair hit by Ireland pilot Christmas strike
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Ryanair hit by Ireland pilot Christmas strike

Pilots are pushing for better conditions at the carrier and the Irish umbrella IMPACT trade union said Irish-based pilots employed directly by Ryanair and who are members of the IALPA pilots union will withdraw...More..

Real Madrid reach World Club Cup final
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Real Madrid reach World Club Cup final

Even after Cristiano Ronaldo's equaliser early in the second half, Madrid could not convert the chances which kept coming their way, hitting the woodwork four times before Bale converted Lucas Vazquez's cut bac...More..

European Union concerns over Air Berlin bid
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

European Union concerns over Air Berlin bid

The Austrian transport ministry said it would repatriate any Niki passengers stranded overseas by cancelled flights. The government said it expected only part of the loan could now be repaid and it would take...More..

Facebook to reduce level of advert sales it books in Ireland
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Facebook to reduce level of advert sales it books in Ireland

Facebook stressed the changes will have no jobs impact here, where it employs more than 2,000 workers, and that Dublin remains its global headquarters. Facebook's revamp of its global tax practices comes roug...More..

Look out for the Geminid meteors
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Look out for the Geminid meteors

The Geminids are named after the Gemini constellation, which is where they appear to radiate from. The light is created as the rock burns up while going 78,000 miles per hour through Earth's atmosphere. "Sugges...More..

Band, Baaja, Baraat: Best of images from Virat-Anushka wedding in Tuscany
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Band, Baaja, Baraat: Best of images from Virat-Anushka wedding in Tuscany

With the wedding done, the couple will hold a grand reception on 21 December at the Taj Hotel in New Delhi's diplomatic enclave and five days later in Mumbai . "Thank you for being such an important part of ...More..

Local weather warning over Saturday night snow
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Local weather warning over Saturday night snow

Other counties effected include for Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal , Dublin, Laois, Longford, Louth, Wicklow, Offaly, Westmeath, Meath, and all of Connacht. Drivers should be aware that it takes longer to stop a veh...More..

Internet Advocates Gather in Fayetteville to Protest Net Neutrality
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Internet Advocates Gather in Fayetteville to Protest Net Neutrality

The repeal of Net Neutrality will have the potential to greatly reduce the ability of a discontent public from organizing, and sharing information freely against corporate elites. "The other 23% still have yet ...More..

NHL Agrees to Consider Seattle Expansion Proposal
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

NHL Agrees to Consider Seattle Expansion Proposal

The Sonics relocated to Oklahoma City in 2008. He made the announcement after the first day of the Board of Governors meeting. The team wont move from North Carolina, commissioner Gary Bettman said. A Seattle t...More..

by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Oil Dips Toward $57 on Signs US Gasoline Stockpiles Expanded

That will be the biggest gain since January 2016 if replicated in government data due on Wednesday. The surprise data hit prices of both crude and products in a market that was tilted bullish and vulnerable to ...More..

Samsung 512GB storage for phones now in production
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Samsung 512GB storage for phones now in production

In one of the most interesting developments, Samsung has reportedly kicked off the mass production of 512GB eUFS storage modules for mobile phones . The 64-layer 512Gb V-NAND's advanced circuit design and ne...More..

China manufacturing growth accelerates in November
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

China manufacturing growth accelerates in November

The increase in new export orders picked up last month from October while overall new business rose at an even faster pace, suggesting domestic demand was also resilient, according to the survey. "The breadth o...More..

Sweeping aside Russian Federation probe, Trump says 'we're unbeatable'
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Sweeping aside Russian Federation probe, Trump says 'we're unbeatable'

He may think changing the subject from Flynn's crimes - and bombshell reporting that Flynn plans to testify against Trump - to the GOP tax scam will be good for him, but the American people see through that, ...More..