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Tensions rise as EU prepares for final Brexit stretch 0

Tensions rise as EU prepares for final Brexit stretch

Salzburg (Austria) (AFP) – EU leaders met Thursday to prepare for the final stretch of Brexit negotiations, after public clashes with Britain over who should give ground but signs of a shift on both...

‘What Is Wrong With You?’: Trump Slammed For Tone-Deaf Comments To Storm Survivors 0

‘What Is Wrong With You?’: Trump Slammed For Tone-Deaf Comments To Storm Survivors

President Donald Trump made a number of eyebrow-raising comments on Wednesday as he visited North Carolina to survey the damage left behind by Hurricane Florence and meet with survivors. But critics say his tone-deaf...

GoPro Hero7 leaks with three new versions 0

GoPro Hero7 leaks with three new versions

B&H Photo has spilled the beans on the new GoPro Hero7 lineup: the top-end Hero7 Black, the mid-range Hero7 Silver, and the Hero7 White entry-level camera. Hero7 Black is the flagship action camera with...

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart released from prison 0

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart released from prison

DRAPER, Utah (AP) — A woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart and stood by as the Utah girl was sexually assaulted was released from prison Wednesday amid concerns that she remains a threat 15...

Senators weigh in on upcoming deadline for Ford testimony on Kavanaugh allegations 0

Senators weigh in on upcoming deadline for Ford testimony on Kavanaugh allegations

Senators on and off the Senate Judiciary Committee talk about whether Monday should be Ford’s last chance to testify.

Amazon reportedly planning 3,000 cashier-less Go stores by 2021 0

Amazon reportedly planning 3,000 cashier-less Go stores by 2021

Amazon plans to open as many as 3,000 of its cashier-less Amazon Go convenience stores by the year 2021, according to a report from Bloomberg today. That would be Amazon’s most aggressive move in...

Palestinians say Israeli troops fire on Gaza protesters, one killed 0

Palestinians say Israeli troops fire on Gaza protesters, one killed

GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli forces opened fire during a demonstration in the southern Gaza Strip on Wednesday, killing a Palestinian youth, the Palestinian health ministry said. An Israeli military spokeswoman said she had no...

Facebook could face EU sanctions if it doesn’t change its terms of service 0

Facebook could face EU sanctions if it doesn’t change its terms of service

Facebook could face sanctions for not complying with the European Union’s consumer rules, according to a report from Reuters today. Back in February, the company was told to change its users terms and conditions...

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James’ Space Jam 0

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James’ Space Jam

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler has more than a few projects on his plate, and he’s just signed up for another: he’s producing the upcoming Space Jam sequel starring LeBron James. The original Space...

U.S. judge dismisses GM ignition switch criminal case 0

U.S. judge dismisses GM ignition switch criminal case

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal judge in New York on Wednesday dismissed a criminal case brought against General Motors Co in 2015 over the largest U.S. automaker’s handling of an ignition-switch...