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Standing Rock protest area to be closed by Army Corps of Engineers

It follows last week's clearance for the project to resume despite claims by the the Cheyenne and Standing Rock Sioux tribes that it endangers their cultural sites and water supply. That easement will allow the Dakota Access pipeline to be comp...

What To Expect From Facebook's Q4 Earnings

Mobile ad revenue accounted for 84 percent of company's total advertising revenue of $8.63 billion in the fourth quarter ended December 31, compared with 80 percent a year earlier. $27.638 billion in total revenue , a 54.2% increase from $17...

On the First Day, Trump Started to Kill Net Neutrality (Maybe)

He spent three years as a trial attorney with the Department of Justice's telecommunications task force, part of its antitrust division, and then became associate general counsel for Verizon. The previous FCC chairman, Tom Wheeler, was a strong advoc...

Here's what you need to know about the Nintendo Switch

Since Nintendo is not present in India, gamers here have no option but to either get the console from the U.S. or import it. The creators of the up-and-coming Hollow Knight have announced that this 2D platform and action adventure, backed up succ...

Mom shows off toddler taped to wall on Facebook Live

In the video, the child is seen restrained against the wall with clear packing tape for about 15 minutes, police say . After the teen mom's arrest, her 2-year-old son was taken into the custody of Franklin County Children's Services. In the short ...

'Fire Emblem Heroes' is Nintendo's next mobile game, launches in February

In practice, that translates to short bursts of action, touch-based gesture controls, and "bite-sized" maps that can fit on your smartphone screen. "Some familiar hero characters will become allies, while others will become enemy generals and take ...

NHTSA Ends Tesla Probe, Finding No Safety Defect

According to the briefing, Tesla is under no investigations after today and that the automaker had been extremely co-operative throughout the investigation. Even the most advanced systems now available for sale require drivers to take control of th...

SpaceX will attempt a return to flight

At the time, January 8 was the expected second launch window, which has been moved to today, January 14, 2017. USA company Iridium provide global voice and data communications via a network of 66 active satellites and are now building a new satelli...

China's trade surplus down 9.1 pct in 2016

Chinese customs reported today (Jan. 13) underwhelming trade data (link in Chinese) for the full year in 2016. The disappointing figures come as the country tries to position itself as a leader of the global trade regime in anticipation of a Unit...

Kim Kardashian West Robbery: French Police Release Driver, Two Others

One Instagram user commented: "Why are they trying so hard to look poor in these pictures!" She went on to say, "It makes me so upset to think about it". Five masked gunmen wearing police uniforms burst into her residence and tied her up during the r...

Alibaba Looks to Add Chinese Retailer Intime for $2.6 Billion

Trump's top choice for the incoming head of the commission, Wall Street lawyer Jay Clayton, worked on Alibaba's initial public offering. Ma also said that in his opinion the relationship between China and the USA should be more friendly and stren...

Ford resurrects iconic Ranger, Bronco names

Namely, the automaker officially announced the return of the Ford Ranger pickup in 2019, followed by the Bronco in 2020 . The Bronco was Ford's flagship SUV from the late 1960s until it was canceled in 1996 and replaced with the Expedition.

Hybrid Ford Mustang and electric SUV to launch by 2021

Joining the Fusion Hybrid and C-Max in the Ford lineup by 2020 will be hybrid variants of the Blue Oval's best-selling F-150 pickup truck, and legendary Mustang sports vehicle. It will be followed by a high-volume, fully-autonomous hybrid model des...

Apple to Manufacture iPhones in Bangalore from April, Expect Cheaper iPhones

But, Apple seems to be taking Bangalore, the IT city of the country very seriously as reports have been circulating about the Apple leasing 50,000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru. Apple has reportedly been discussing the possibility of making ...

Samsung to Unveil Amazon Echo-Compatible Cleaners at CES

According to PC Mag , Amazon Echo integration is one of the coolest features of the POWERbot VR7000 . While iRobot Roomba is probably the most recognizable robot vacuum, Samsung is hoping consumers will choose its new POWERbot VR7000 instead.

Apple's next iPhone rumored to feature vertical dual-camera setup

The report cites an unnamed Taiwanese supplier and claims that the 5-inch iPhone will have identical specifications to the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus. The latter is expected to feature an all-glass design, OLED display, an "A11" chip, and w...

Royals on Christmas: George and Charlotte enjoy candy canes ... differently

Kate's family were also guests, with her parents, sister Pippa and brother James all smiles as they made their way into the church. Michael Middleton, James Matthews and James Middleton arrive to attend the morning Christmas Day service at ...

No tsunami warning for NZ after 7.7 quake strikes southern Chile

Chile's National Emergency Office (Onemi) said a tsunami watch remained in place, and reiterated his call for Los Lagos residents to abandon beaches and go to higher ground. All shops were closed. A coastal evacuation order had limited the number of ...

Employee Sues Google Over Internal "Spying Program"

The internal policies, which allegedly include prohibiting employees from speaking about illegal conduct or risky product defects, even internally, are apparently to control Google's current and former employees, limiting what they can say.

Arizona Gov. Ducey Welcomes Uber's Self-Driving Pilot

When the app-based ride service launched its autonomous vehicle fleet in the city on December 14, it did so without proper permits for testing self-driving vehicles, and received immediate backlash from San Francisco cyclists: Allegations of the ...

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N. Korea says ballistic missile test successful

Bruce Bennett, senior worldwide defense researcher at the Rand Corp, a California-based global policy think tank, expressed doubts about North Korea's claims of success. May 26:...

Ford's new CEO promises a fit - but fun - company

Ford said a year ago it plans to spend about $5.5 billion on research and development on electric and self-driving cars . Hackett's mission in his new role will include resh...

Nuclear Crisis: Trump gives condition for N/Korea talk

Trump made the remarks on Wednesday during a 15-minute meeting with special envoy Hong Seok-hyun in Washington, Yonhap News Agency reported on Thursday. Speaking to Lee, Chinese...

David Ayer In Early Talks To Direct 'Scarface' Reboot

Fuqua, however, left the conversation due to scheduling conflicts. This new version of the gangster thriller has shifted locations from Miami to Los Angeles, and Ayer knows the d...

Automakers reach $553 million settlement over faulty Takata airbags

These settlements' focus on outreach is meant to increase completion rates, and the automakers strongly encourage all consumers in the USA who own any vehicle - regardless of...

Kylie Jenner : People have misconceptions about who I am

She previews that there are two sides to her: an image she tries to keep up and her true self. Jenner went to IG Friday (May 19) with her jaw-dropping fresh shot. Just before...

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO): Ignore the noise and focus on the technicals

This upgrade comes less than a week after BMO downgraded the stock to market perform as it approached its $37 price target. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc . On a consensus basis ...

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road plan

India has not sent an official delegation to attend the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing yesterday, and instead criticised China's global initiative, warning of an "unsustainable...

North Korea claims its new long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

The test gives a boost to leader Kim Jong Un as he seeks to show his people that he's standing up to America and South Korea. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File). Swedish U.N. Ambassado...

North Korea Renews Accusation Of CIA Assassination Plot

North Korea, increasingly isolated over its repeated weapons tests in violation of United Nations resolutions, on Monday renewed its accusation of a USA and South Korean intellig...

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Mourinho: My Wenger unbeaten streak was not normal

Mourinho: My Wenger unbeaten streak was not normal

The United manager could not resist a dig at his old rival, Arsène Wenger, who he complained had tried to exert undue pressure on the fourth official. The Portuguese made it clear ...

Facebook hiring producer for motion picture content

Facebook hiring producer for motion picture content

While Facebook is interested in a range of content, one genre Facebook is targeting intensely is teen-centric shows. A quarter of the world's population now uses Facebook e...

Motorola could soon be launching a Moto tablet

Motorola could soon be launching a Moto tablet

Unlike the old Xoom, the Productivity Mode in this Android tablet will reportedly be an option that users can activate or deactivate. The existence of this unnamed Motorola table...

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombie Chronicles- Leaked Map Details

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombie Chronicles- Leaked Map Details

Note that a price has not been announced yet and the add-on does not yet show up in the PlayStation Store at the time of this article. The listings even give a brief overview o...

Ubisoft Looks To Be Teasing A New Far Cry Game

Ubisoft Looks To Be Teasing A New Far Cry Game

But that's about all we know. Maybe nothing. It could also mean Ubisoft is laying the groundwork for a Far Cry 3 reveal at this year's E3. That might not seem all that unusual ...