• Seven News now on home smart speakers including new Apple HomePod
Seven News now on home smart speakers including new Apple HomePod

Cue also spoke about the HomePod , Apple's smart speaker which will release in the US on February 9th. So lets start with the positives, as a speaker the HomePod does incredibly well. As of Tuesday, customers hoping to get their hands on a HomePod saw delivery dates pushed back to February 12 in the United Kingdom and February 13 in Australi...

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  • Tullow Oil posts profit, mulls commercial production
Tullow Oil posts profit, mulls commercial production

A number of other research firms have also recently commented on TLW . Below is a list of Tullow Oil plc (OTCMKTS:TUWLF) latest ratings and price target changes. The stock's 50 day moving average is GBX 177.75 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 177.78. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This article was originally posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is own...

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  • In Asia, Pence pressures North Korea ahead of Olympics
In Asia, Pence pressures North Korea ahead of Olympics

From Tokyo , Pence will visit Seoul for talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in before traveling to Pyeongchang for the opening ceremony of the Olympic games. Anti-North Korean activists burn Kim Jong-un's portrait while the North Korean ferry, Man Gyong Bong arrives at Mukho Port in Donghae, South Korea on February 6, 2018 in Donghae, South...

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  • Popcorn: Democrats Scoffing, Fuming Over Pelosi's Useless 'Filibuster' Stunt
Popcorn: Democrats Scoffing, Fuming Over Pelosi's Useless 'Filibuster' Stunt

She added, "That one minute that ended up eight hours where Leader Pelosi talked about the plight of DACA and the DREAMers". The performance had no immediate impact on Republican leaders who have not agreed to a vote. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders clarified the issue, saying, "I think we've made clear that the budget dea...

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  • Aus child sex abuse: Victims to receive national apology
Aus child sex abuse: Victims to receive national apology

The apology would be given later this year, Mr Turnbull said. Apologising to victims of institutional abuse amid the royal commission into child sex abuse, the prime minister confirmed the intentions of the government on Thursday, The Guardian reported.

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  • Tall task: No. 8 Auburn expects challenge from Texas A&M
Tall task: No. 8 Auburn expects challenge from Texas A&M

He has scored 10-plus points in a team-high 15 consecutive games, including two that have reached the 20-point plateau. COLLEGE STATION - When guard Admon Gilder and his Texas A&M teammates first checked out this season's schedule past year, they circled a handful of marquee contests.

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  • Senate Strikes a Deal, but Pelosi is Balking
Senate Strikes a Deal, but Pelosi is Balking

Despite McConnell saying that a number of issues, including immigration and border security are yet to be discussed, the deal represents "a bipartisan step forward". Trump put almost 700,000 undocumented young people at risk of losing deportation protection and work permits when he ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, o...

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  • Senate budget deal would add hundreds of billions in federal spending
Senate budget deal would add hundreds of billions in federal spending

On Wednesday, Republican Mitch McConnell, the Senate majority leader who spearheaded the bill alongside Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer , said the agreement was "a significant, bipartisan step forward". Pelosi wants Ryan to commit - as McConnell did last month as part of the deal to end the three-day government shutdown - to consider bipa...

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  • Where to Drink in Boston While Watching the Winter Olympics
Where to Drink in Boston While Watching the Winter Olympics

Eastern, you can check out curling if you are so inclined by heading over to the official live stream . There's the pageantry, the Parade of Nations and the lighting of the Olympic torch. Ted Robinson will call short track, as he has dating back to 1998. Although the Hamilton's are not considered the favorites they could still be in the mix for ...

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  • Canada's Trudeau to meet Amazon CEO Bezos during USA visit
Canada's Trudeau to meet Amazon CEO Bezos during USA visit

Mr. Benioff announced Salesforce would invest an additional US$2-billion in Canada over the next five years, money that will be spread out over investments in real estate, data centre capacity and new hiring to add to the company's existing Canadian work force of 1,300.

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  • Detroit Pistons involved in second minor deal ahead of National Basketball Association trade deadline
Detroit Pistons involved in second minor deal ahead of National Basketball Association trade deadline

First, the Pistons traded center Willie Reed to the Chicago Bulls for point guard Jameer Nelson , and the teams swapped their second round picks in 2022, according to Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania . Griffin will face his former team Friday night, when Detroit hosts the Clippers. The Pistons are a percentage point behind Philadelphia for the ei...

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  • North Korea: No intention to meet U.S. officials
North Korea: No intention to meet U.S. officials

North Korea has held a huge military parade and rally, just one day before the South hosts the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . Choe Hwi, chairman of the North's National Sports Guidance Committee and a member of the high-level delegation, is on a United Nations travel blacklist, and South Korea will be violating the...

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  • Kim's sister, South Korean leader Moon to meet at Olympics opener
Kim's sister, South Korean leader Moon to meet at Olympics opener

Iranian and North Korean athletes at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games will receive Samsung mobile phones, organizers said on Thursday, after Iran summoned South Korea's ambassador over reports its athletes would not get the gifts.

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  • Twitter shuts down Russian troll accounts that tweeted about Brexit
Twitter shuts down Russian troll accounts that tweeted about Brexit

The social media site also announced it will soon introduce a new system to allow people to see all Facebook advertisements being bought by parties and candidates. "Those accounts collectively posted 942 tweets, representing less than 0.02 per..." As Pickles conceded, the number of accounts and engagement is small.

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  • Super Bowl champ Malcolm Jenkins won't make White House visit
Super Bowl champ Malcolm Jenkins won't make White House visit

The Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl for the first time in the franchise's history on Sunday, but several players have already indicated that they will not participate in the traditional White House visit , citing their opposition to President Donald Trump .

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  • Letter to the editor: Nunes memo puts pit in my stomach
Letter to the editor: Nunes memo puts pit in my stomach

They did not tell him a "dossier" on Trump that was an integral reason for their probe had been funded by the Democratic National Committee and then-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Nunes was asked during a January 29 committee meeting whether he had coordinated the memo with the White House. When Trump fired 46 other Obama-era holdovers f...

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  • Steelers hiring former Penn State assistant Tom Bradley
Steelers hiring former Penn State assistant Tom Bradley

So who are the candidates Alabama might look towards to step in as defensive line coach? Now that Dunbar has been hired, Tomlin will now turn his attention to finding a new defensive backs coach to replace Carnell Lake , who resigned on Wednesday.

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  • Gaza hospitals, clinics to reopen after UAE pledge
Gaza hospitals, clinics to reopen after UAE pledge

The Qatari emir has also instructed his government to provide the Gaza Strip with medicine, food and fuel worth $9 million dollars, the Qatari newspaper Al Arab said. Fuel for emergency generators that keep Gaza's hospitals and sanitation services operating will run out within 10 days, the United Nations said on Tuesday, appealing for immediate don...

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  • Seattle to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions, cases
Seattle to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions, cases

The Seattle City Attorney's Office will be asking Seattle's municipal court to vacate convictions and dismiss charges for misdemeanor marijuana possession prosecuted by the City of Seattle . Ollie Garrett with the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board said misdemeanor possession charges also closed off opportunities to people of color in ...

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  • 'We want Brexit deal asap' Theresa May tells Japanese industrialists
'We want Brexit deal asap' Theresa May tells Japanese industrialists

Brexit could cause huge new costs for British businesses, with some industries facing additional costs of up t0 20%, according to a leaked government analysis. At a party event last night, Mrs May talked about "constructing a completely new trading partnership with the EU" but her government has come under pressure for failing to set out what that ...

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  • Syrian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Civilians, Many Children, in Damascus Suburb
Syrian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Civilians, Many Children, in Damascus Suburb

Tuesday's deaths included 19 children and 20 women, SOHR said. In the Idlib province that is now held by rebels, six others were killed by air strikes . But it has not been implemented. There were air strikes on towns across the Eastern Ghouta , including Douma, where an entire building was brought down, a local witness said.

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  • IOC clears Iran, N.Korea for gift after Samsung phone row
IOC clears Iran, N.Korea for gift after Samsung phone row

Pence is taking a hard-line approach with North Korea , announcing that the US will unveil in the coming days " the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever". North Korea announced last month that it would hold a big event to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of its military. In a historic move, the f...

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  • Iran summons South Korea ambassador over Samsung dispute
Iran summons South Korea ambassador over Samsung dispute

On Wednesday, Pence announced the USA would again ramp up economic sanctions aimed at starving the regime of resources. "Our resolve to stand with you is unshakable", Pence said. After the meeting, Pence stated that the U.S. will "unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions" on North Korea, and that his country will "con...

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  • Did you watch the Super Bowl, Justin Timberlake or This Is Us?
Did you watch the Super Bowl, Justin Timberlake or This Is Us?

Prince , a Minneapolis native, died in 2016 and the Super Bowl was being held in his hometown. Justin Timberlake has been sleeping rough lately. However, instead of that happening, everyone took out their phone to record it, including a 13-year-old MA boy named Ryan McKenna. "The hologram was weird, and Prince did tell me [to] make sure n...

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  • Syrian government airstrikes kill dozens in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region
Syrian government airstrikes kill dozens in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region

The military retaliated in kind to the attacks, the statement added. "It is like the end of days", said Raed Saleh, the head of the first-responders known as White Helmets, describing the last 24 hours of attacks on the opposition-held eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta and northwestern Idlib province.

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