Friday August 17-th, 2018

Dinner at the Louvre, protests greet Saudi prince in France Dinner at the Louvre, protests greet Saudi prince in France

Prince Mohammed comes to France after a almost three-week-long trip to the United States, preceded by a visit to Britain. Meanwhile, the crown prince arrived in Paris yesterday at the start of a European tour that also includes Spain. "Saudi Arabia i...

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower thinks Facebook data breach affected more users than reported Cambridge Analytica whistleblower thinks Facebook data breach affected more users than reported

Facebook are set to alert 87 million users that their data has been shared with political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica . In addition, the tens of millions of users whose data might have been shared with Cambridge Analytica reportedly will r...

Missiles Strike Syrian Air Base, US Denies Involvement Missiles Strike Syrian Air Base, US Denies Involvement

CNN's Frederik Pleitgen in Damascus said there were heavy air strikes in the area all day and rebels shelled the Syrian capital. Gilboa concluded. White House security adviser Tom Bossert refused to rule out U.S. military action in response to t...

Missiles hit Syrian air base in Homs province Missiles hit Syrian air base in Homs province

United Nations war crimes investigators had previously documented 33 chemical attacks in Syria, attributing 27 to the Assad government, which has repeatedly denied using the weapons. "We strongly condemn the attack and we have the strong suspicion...

CWG 2018: Indian men's TT team in final, assured of silver CWG 2018: Indian men's TT team in final, assured of silver

They had earlier appeared in the finals at the home edition of the Games in 2010, whereas finished fourth in the Glasgow Games. India was now ahead 2-1 and they only have to win their next match to clinch the medal. Manika Batra of India in action...

Facebook reveals NZers data accessed by Cambridge Analytica Facebook reveals NZers data accessed by Cambridge Analytica

Fierce backlash has confronted the company since news broke last month that Cambridge Analytica, a London-based voter analytics group, was able to obtain information about tens of millions of users. Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie...

Deadly strikes hit Syria army air base after US, France warning Deadly strikes hit Syria army air base after US, France warning

Among the distressing clips was a father begging his dead daughter to wake up and children being hosed down in a hospital. He said the President and his advisers had been discussing the strike and would not rule out another one. He said: "Another hum...

Israeli aircraft were in the sky during missile attack on Syrian airfield Israeli aircraft were in the sky during missile attack on Syrian airfield

Israel has not yet claimed responsibility for the attack, but the Syrian military believes they are behind this morning's attack on the T-4 Airport. Israel's military claimed earlier this year that Damascus had allowed Iran's Revolutionary Guard t...

European Union says 'evidence points' to chemical attack by Syria regime

The missile attack followed a suspected poison gas attack Saturday on the last remaining foothold for the Syrian opposition in the eastern suburbs of Damascus. Syrian state media had earlier reported dead and wounded, without giving casualty figures....

Morgan Stanley Lowers Enbridge (ENB) Price Target to $34.00

The stock decreased 2.97% or $6.3 during the last trading session, reaching $205.56. 275.51 million shares or 1.75% less from 280.42 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Outperform" on Tuesday, Marc...

Woman blames cocaine in purse on windy day Woman blames cocaine in purse on windy day

They said there was a strong smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. A woman caught with cocaine in her purse has come up with a unique excuse, saying the drug must have been blown there by the wind, WPLG Channel 10 reports . Police said a...

United Nations agency deplores killing of Gaza protesters United Nations agency deplores killing of Gaza protesters

On March 30, Palestinians marched to the fence separating Gaza from the occupied territories at the start of a six-week protest, dubbed "The Great March of Return", demanding the right to return for those driven out of their homeland. Israel and...

Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available to all soon Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available to all soon

In addition, the users could call off their applications synced with Facebook and also the third-party access to their applications totally. On Friday, Facebook backed proposed legislation requiring social media sites to disclose the identities o...

Malcolm Turnbull Is About To Have A Very Bad Day Malcolm Turnbull Is About To Have A Very Bad Day

When asked if he had spoken to Mr Abbott about not agitating so strongly against the prime minister, Mr Dutton would not reveal his private conversations. "They don't want me to focus on personalities or the politics". But what they also really want ...

CWG 2018: Record-breaking Jitu wins gold; Mitharval bags bronze

Coming in at third place after silver medalist Kerry Bell of Australia (233.5) was Mitharwal with 214.3. His compatriot Om Mitharval bagged bronze medal. Such was Rai's lead that scores of two 9.2 in the last two attempts did not matter in the end....

Facebook to connect with 87mn users hit by data breach Facebook to connect with 87mn users hit by data breach

Facebook states that the data breach compromised close to 87 million users. Facebook said most of the affected users are in the U.S., though there are over a million each in the Philippines, Indonesia and the UK. The app also harvested information ...

Guardiola struggles to explain UCL collapses at Man City, Bayern Guardiola struggles to explain UCL collapses at Man City, Bayern

Arguably United's most famous come-from-behind victory. The players are a bit better than what people think and I am a bit better than what people think. "If his agent was offering him to some clubs, the price has now gone up a lot". "I could tel...

Syrian state media report air base attacked Syrian state media report air base attacked

It said there were several dead and wounded. However, a spokesman for the Pentagon, Christopher Sherwood, says the U.S. is not conducting air strikes in Syria. The Israeli military last February accused Iranian-backed militias of operating at the ...

Canada mourns 15 killed as junior ice hockey team's bus crashes Canada mourns 15 killed as junior ice hockey team's bus crashes

He and Xavier, 18, were best friends. "I have heard the news, yes, and have been at a loss", Cowan said. "He is one of the most adventurous, ambitious, and loving people that I have ever been blessed to know". Twenty-nine people were on the bus. ...

San Antonio Officer Shoots Man Who Chief Says Pulls Knife San Antonio Officer Shoots Man Who Chief Says Pulls Knife

Upon arrival at the woman's residence in the 200 block of Sunset Drive, officers found the man had followed her home and they both were outside. HPD Officer Isidro Urias Mora gave Acosta commands to get out of the vehicle. The man was transported t...

United States imposes curbs on 189 Russian individuals, entities

Businesses that have been targeted include Mr Deripaska's Basic Element and EN+. Among those are Alexei Miller , chairman of Gazprom , and Andrei Kostin , head of state owned-VTB Bank. The Office of Foreign Assets Control in consultation with th...

Ferrari Fined 50000 Euros After Mechanic Injured Ferrari Fined 50000 Euros After Mechanic Injured

A tweet from Ferrari later said the mechanic has suffered two fractured bones. The incident resulted in a forced retirement for Raikkonen who was confused by the miscommunication in the pits. Obviously, I don't know what shape he is in. Team-mate...

Prince Charles denies travelling the world with his own personal toilet seat Prince Charles denies travelling the world with his own personal toilet seat

However, the Duchess of Cornwall also laughed off the rumors about her husband when questioned by Hits 105 Brisbane , scolding, "Oh, don't you believe that!" The couple are in Australia for the launch of the Commonwealth Games, and the prince addr...

Michael Clarke backs away from Australia comeback story Michael Clarke backs away from Australia comeback story

This set off a buzz in the cricketing world that Michael Clarke might be considering coming back from the retirement and leading the team through this mess. In an appearance on Sport Sunday on Channel Nine, Clarke said he would be open to assuming th...

Russian Federation sanctions will not affect Trump-Putin meeting plans Russian Federation sanctions will not affect Trump-Putin meeting plans

McMaster used his final public remarks before retiring Tuesday to publicly call for a tougher line on Russian Federation. The move follows the imposition of sanctions last month on 5 Russian entities and 19 individuals for meddling in the 2016 Un...

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