Monday November 12-th, 2018

Amazon Prime Day 2017: the best deals to look out for

Amazon has been revealing the heavy discounts on its own tech products in the build up to Prime Day, which starts at 6pm today, Monday 10 July. That means Prime subscribers have increased by a third since last year, and doubled over the past two y...

J&K: Curfew brings normal life to standstill in valley J&K: Curfew brings normal life to standstill in valley

Disputed Kashmir has seen an explosion of protests against Indian rule since government forces shot and killed militant Burhan Wani a year ago. Given the massive unrest triggered past year due to Wani's killing, authorities have beefed up securit...

A day on the Tour de France A day on the Tour de France

After finishing a back-to-back title winning in the past two flat stages here on Friday, Kittel has equalled Erik Zabel in the most stage victories by a German rider. It was the second year in a row that Kittel had won a stage in a photo finish havin...

Spider-Man: Homecoming Ending Explained by Marvel Boss Kevin Feige Spider-Man: Homecoming Ending Explained by Marvel Boss Kevin Feige

Watts says that this relationship between Peter and Toomes is the crux of the film - in his words, the most important aspect of the story. Spider-Man has just finished fighting alongside Iron Man and the Avengers , but it's now back to life as a...

Five matches to watch on day three at Wimbledon Five matches to watch on day three at Wimbledon

Andy Murray has stated that he faces the first real test of his Wimbledon credentials in his third round match against Fabio Fognini . Rafael Nadal , the men's fourth seed and victor of the French Open , also made it through his first-round o...

China says military means 'not an option' on N. Korea

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has also threatened trade restrictions on North Korea if it continues to test missiles. North Korea's launch this week of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated a unsafe new reach for weapons it ho...

Fourth of July parades, fireworks, more Fourth of July parades, fireworks, more

Steamboat Lake- fireworks July 1st-Meadow Point and Rainbow Ridge will be prime spots for the best viewing. At 10 p.m. watch the fireworks display synchronized to music. Post-parade entertainment, including games for kids, will be from 10 to 11:30 a....

Celebrate Fourth of July in Savannah, Tybee and beyond Celebrate Fourth of July in Savannah, Tybee and beyond

A July 4th Hometown Parade in San Gabriel Park begins at 11 a.m.at the low-water crossing near the College Street Bridge and ends at the gazebo. At 8:30 p.m., the Venetian Night Lighted Boat Parade will float along the lake until fireworks begin....

House Democrat: 'We need new leadership'

A special election in Atlanta , Georgia is the latest election victory for President Donald Trump and the Republican Party. After one of the most contentious and the most expensive Congressional races in USA history, Handel easil...

Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has already asked for May's resignation. Rachel Sheard, who cast her vote near the site of the London Bridge attack, said the election certainly wasn't about Brexit . May, who is the second female Prime Minis...

This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco

Bones found in a cave in Morocco add 100,000 years to the history of modern human fossils. The bones are about 300,000 years old, and they were found in Morocco. Both McPherron and Hublin said they have categorized the fossils at the site as Hom...

Trump Talks Health Care Bill with GOP Leaders Trump Talks Health Care Bill with GOP Leaders

Even though Ryan ushered the House GOP's health care bill to passage in May, Senate Republicans dismissed the measure, in part because it is expected to leave 23 million more Americans without health insurance. Barring states from being able to r...

Google and Facebook join cities in challenging Donald Trump on climate

The poll found the US public split along party lines over the move to withdraw from the global climate pact, with most Republicans supporting it and most Democrats opposing it. above and beyond the Paris accord ". China is by far the world's largest...

Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill

Presidential budgets are mere suggestions, and the White House has discretion to assume higher economic growth rates of up to 3 percent or so under Trump's agenda of tax changes, loosened regulations and infrastructure spending. The House had a bitte...

Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

Under the Trump proposal, many current grants would instead be converted to loans. Essentially, the tax cuts would need to earn $4 trillion, not $2 trillion, to come close to balancing. That slight decrease adds up to more than $600 billion ove...

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says

That means the state needs infected travelers to persist. Of the approximately 200 cases Pennsylvania has experienced since late 2015, about 25 percent were in Philadelphia. While Zika is also primarily transmitted through the bite of a mosquito, the...

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

Here's where I think we shouldn't be spending as much. Mulvaney suggested that more robust economic growth would help, but not completely solve, the problem if more unemployed and underemployed Americans begin working more. The program presently ...

More Republicans should sound like these

Rep. Barry Loudermilk of Georgia said he and the majority of House Republicans remain behind the president and his voters "definitely" do. The health care bill was eventually retooled and passed the House with Amash's support. The New York Times s...

A&Es 'fully open' again — NHS cyber attack A&Es 'fully open' again — NHS cyber attack

It is believed that the practice was the only medical service to be affected by the attack in South Gloucestershire, with engineers working through the weekend to restore systems. The difference between the earlier WannaCry attacks and the latest o...

ETSU to face Auburn in NCAA softball opener ETSU to face Auburn in NCAA softball opener

The NCAA softball tournament features 64 teams, with 32 auto bids and 32 at-large bids. The biggest test for the Michigan softball team now is how the Wolverines rebound from their upset-loss to Michigan State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten to...

Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

The climate change platforms will be funded by redirecting existing Department of the Environment and Energy finances, the government said, adding that it is taking a "technology neutral approach" to improving the energy sector's security and reliabi...

Burr: FBI director firing 'makes no sense'

Even if that's what Trump wanted, and it's not, Comey's firing would be a cautionary tale to his successor: challenge Trump and you're toast. Asked to explain Trump's claim about what Comey told him, she said , "I'm not going to get into the spe...

A vote the House Republicans will come to regret

The version that narrowly passed the House on Thursday didn't win over many in the Senate, where lawmakers insist they'll come up with their own version. The bill's Medicaid cuts would reach 24 percent by 2026, according to CBO estimates, putting t...

Pence tells Japan: 'We are with you 100 percent'

United States defence Secretary Jim Mattis said North Korea's latest failed missile launch was a reckless act of provocation. Trump, asked on Monday if he was considering military action, told Fox News Channel he didn't want to "telegraph" his pl...

Colorado has backed off plans for marijuana clubs

The Senate plan sought to limit future state spending. With the budget and pieces of a fiscal plan unresolved, the Legislature is expected to run beyond the scheduled 90 days. "We commend the Legislature for passing this compassionate and much-need...

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