• Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Can Now Open Doors
Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Can Now Open Doors

Others had a more positive reaction. It's incredible, yes, but not the most incredible thing we've seen come out of Boston Dynamics . The robot does appear to struggle with the weight of the door for a moment, having to really brace against the door before pushing it open.

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  • London Calls For Independent Probe of Rohingya Crisis
London Calls For Independent Probe of Rohingya Crisis

The killings of 10 Rohingya men occurred in the village of Inn Din in September past year and the bodies were buried in a mass grave after they were hacked to death or shot and killed by Buddhist neighbours and Myanmar soldiers. She conceded that the "light of peace. can not cover the whole country", adding "our country is facing a lot of pressure ...

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  • DU Student Uploads Clip & Files FIR
DU Student Uploads Clip & Files FIR

In the video, which the girl has posted, a middle-aged man is seen exposing and fondling himself, a bag on his lap shielding his activities from most passengers in the bus but the young woman sitting next to him. He also repeatedly touched her waist. The police have registered an FIR against the man. Meanwhile, the man, clearly seen in the vide...

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  • Popular 2nd grade teacher, 38, dies from flu
Popular 2nd grade teacher, 38, dies from flu

Charlotte LaGrone, a spokesperson for the Weatherford Independent School District, said Monday that it was still coping with Holland's sudden death. 'Today is a hard day at that campus, and we are working our processes to care for students, parents and staff, ' La Grone said in a statement said.

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  • U.S. budget proposes $336m in civilian assistance, military aid to Pakistan
U.S. budget proposes $336m in civilian assistance, military aid to Pakistan

The Pentagon's budget request earmarks $US10.7 billion for the purchase of 77 F-35 fighter jets made by Lockheed Martin Co as well as $US2 billion to purchase 24 Boeing Co F-18 Super Hornets. The proposal of aid to Pakistan comes weeks after Trump administration suspended almost $2 billion in security assistance to Islamabad. The active-duty A...

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  • Bajrang Dal protests against V Day in Hyderabad
Bajrang Dal protests against V Day in Hyderabad

The police later detained 10 activists. In Ahmedabad , "Moral police" turned out in full force in various parts of India against the celebration of Love- birds' Day on Wednesday. Pro-Kannadiga outfit Karnataka Rakshana Vedike, on the other hand, married two sheep in Bengaluru in support of Valentine's Day. "In this connection, students are notif...

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  • PM Yıldırım to meet with Chancellor Merkel during visit to Germany
PM Yıldırım to meet with Chancellor Merkel during visit to Germany

Unlike Merkel's party, senior figures in the SPD want to hold off any further debate about the next cabinet's personnel until after their membership vote. Outgoing Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz, who last Friday surprised many by abandoning his ambition to become foreign minister, is set to hand over the party leadership on Tuesday to 47-ye...

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  • Amy Poehler And 'Parks And Recreation' Cast Reunite For Galentine's Day
Amy Poehler And 'Parks And Recreation' Cast Reunite For Galentine's Day

Reaching out to your family will remind you just how loved you are, and making someone's day can help make your day, too! That's according to Leslie Knope , the main character in the U.S. Since then, the event has gained traction around the world. A few states away, Sloan*Longway, a museum and planetarium in Flint, Mich., celebrated it...

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  • Turkish president says Cyprus mustn't 'overstep the mark' after ship incident
Turkish president says Cyprus mustn't 'overstep the mark' after ship incident

The document noted that the Turkish vessel "made some risky maneuvers" striking the left side of the Greek coast guard vessel patrolling the area, and damaging it. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras in a phone call that Greece needed to take necessary measures to decrease the tension in the Aegean ...

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  • United Kingdom unveils online tool to block ISIS content
United Kingdom unveils online tool to block ISIS content

Warner said that as terror evolves, old tactics won't work as well. The machine learning software was developed in partnership by the Home Office and ASI Data Science - a London-based company - for £600,000. Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who is in the United States to discuss online security with major tech companies, said: Over the previous year ...

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  • LINE UP :: Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon
LINE UP :: Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon

Other artists performing worth keeping an eye out for include Sum 41 , Dua Lipa , Wretch 32, Wolf Alice and Panic! Reading & Leeds Festival will take place from 24-26 August at Richfield Avenue in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds. Hopes of a headliner from the UK's grime scene have been dashed, despite festival chief Melvin Benn saying he w...

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  • White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations
White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations

Trump's tweet in full reads : "Peoples lives are being shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation . Some are true and some are false", Trump tweeted on February 10. "I would support that and my colleagues should too". Trump denies the allegations and has said they were fabricated to sunder his political career.

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  • Rents in Kilkenny rise by 7.9%
Rents in Kilkenny rise by 7.9%

This means they have now risen by 81pc from their lowest point, according to the Daft.ie rental report. In a quarterly rental price report released on its website, Daft, a Dublin-headquartered property trader, said the the average rent in the country went up 10.4 percent in 2017 compared with a year ago.

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  • Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland
Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland

Saakashvili had crossed into Ukraine over the Polish border last September despite being barred from the country. Former Ukrainian deputy prosecutor general, Saakashvili's associate David Sakvarelidze, in turn, said that supporters of the Movement of New Forces were planning to gather near the building of the Ukrainian presidential administ...

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  • Shocking! 26-year-old law student beaten to death in UP's Allahabad
Shocking! 26-year-old law student beaten to death in UP's Allahabad

A city bus set ablaze by students of Allahabad Central University. Saroj, who was rushed to the hospital, succumbed to his injuries on Sunday. In a disturbing incident in Allahabad , a 26-year-old law student Dilip Saroj was beaten up outside a restaurant by a group of men until he was dead.

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  • Purdue Pharma stops pushing opioids
Purdue Pharma stops pushing opioids

Purdue "vigorously denies" any misconduct, saying it has consistently followed the CDC's opioid guidelines including not recommending opioids as a first option. 17, 2018, trying to link Medicaid expansion to the opioid abuse epidemic, despite opposition by ranking Democrat Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who says there's no supporting evidence.

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  • Officer Fired for Refusing to Shoot a Man Given $175000 Settlement
Officer Fired for Refusing to Shoot a Man Given $175000 Settlement

Mader, a military veteran, realized Williams was experiencing emotional distress. Mader said he decided Williams needed to pass on by "suicide by cop". "He wasn't angry", Mader told the Guardian . In Mader's account, he arrived to find an "emotionally upset, but not aggressive or violent" Ronald "R.J".

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  • 'White Powder' Sent to Barack Obama's DC Office
'White Powder' Sent to Barack Obama's DC Office

Washington, D.C. authorities quickly reacted Tuesday after a white substance was discovered in mail sent to the offices of former President Barack Obama . The letter was addressed to the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr . The letter read: 'You're an bad person and now you get what you deserve'.

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  • Ford and Mazda update safety warnings for 33000 truck owners
Ford and Mazda update safety warnings for 33000 truck owners

Ford said the expansion was prompted by additional testing. Ford's Weigandt said the small pickups already were under recalls for driver and passenger inflators. Urgent recall notifications will be sent by over-night priority and registered mail this week directing owners to stop driving their vehicles and contact their local Mazda dealership f...

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  • Small Plane Crashes in Southern California
Small Plane Crashes in Southern California

Thomas "Tom" Gordon Hastings, 65, of Winnetka, was flying his fixed-wing single-engine Cirrus VK-30 plane from Henderson, Nevada, to Van Nuys over the weekend, when the plane crashed in Agua Dulce. Jake said his father had since flew the plane all over the country. The reason for the crash has not yet been determined, but the National Transportat...

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  • Tribute paid to Asma Jahangir
Tribute paid to Asma Jahangir

The spokesperson of the United States Department of State, paid rich tribute to Asma Jahangir, the expert lawyer and human rights activist who recently passed away a couple of days ago. She was a co-founder of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan. Father Bonnie Mendes, a former executive secretary of the Pakistani Bishops' National Commiss...

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  • Tributes paid to Pakistan human rights campaigner Asma Jahangir who died yesterday
Tributes paid to Pakistan human rights campaigner Asma Jahangir who died yesterday

The United Nations appointed her the special rapporteur for human rights in Iran, and her reports gave a voice to the Iranian people, many who were being treated inhumanely by their government. CM's Adviser on Social Welfare Shamim Mumtaz said that with Benazir Bhutto as prime minister, women had always been the top priority and different program...

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  • Britain to Send Warship to Disputed South China Sea
Britain to Send Warship to Disputed South China Sea

Speaking in Beijing , Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said he was aware of the comments. In a Monday report about the interview, the ABC quoted Williamson as saying, "We've got HMS Sutherland now approaching Australia and after she's been to Australia, she'll be going through the South China Sea".

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  • No One Knows How the Senate's Immigration Free-for-All Will End
No One Knows How the Senate's Immigration Free-for-All Will End

Democrats will look to leverage their votes for immigration reform in order to pass the more generous DACA legislation. But Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer signaled he was not on board with McConnell's plea for Democrats to start offering amendments that would each receive a fair shake on the floor.

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  • GOP Candidate Branded 'Sad' and 'Sick' for Meghan Markle Tweet
GOP Candidate Branded 'Sad' and 'Sick' for Meghan Markle Tweet

The image prompted fury from Twitter users, with many saying they reported Nehlen's account. And don't go anywhere near MM - she's got more power, strength, honor, and compassion in her fingernail than you'll ever know in this lifetime. The tweet instantly spurred backlash for the politician, who was accused as racist for the controversial photo....

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