• Sen. John Kennedy to Facebook CEO Zuckerberg: 'Your user agreement sucks'
Sen. John Kennedy to Facebook CEO Zuckerberg: 'Your user agreement sucks'

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has admitted he had made mistakes over the handling of millions of users data by Cambridge Analytica during the first day of a senate hearing in the US. Kennedy has drawn attention for his sharp-edged questioning of Facebook officials in the past, pointing to concerns over the "immense" power the company wields...

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  • Billie Joe Armstrong unleashes three new tracks from The Longshot
Billie Joe Armstrong unleashes three new tracks from The Longshot

Under the moniker the Longshot , the new group quietly released their debut self-titled EP last night (April 11). I think everyone should spread as many rumors and lies about the Longshot as possible . The songs - " Love Is for Losers ", "Taxi Driver" and "Chasing a Ghost" - occupy a musical space not too far removed from Green Day's oeuvre, ...

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  • Teen killed in minivan was trapped under third-row seat, official says
Teen killed in minivan was trapped under third-row seat, official says

The dispatcher attempted to call Plush's phone but there was no answer. It is not clear how it happened - a coroner ruled the death accidental by "asphyxia caused by chest compression". "We need to find out why". According to a release from the school, "Kyle joined the Seven Hills community in the sixth grade". "This is a horrific tragedy", I...

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  • Foreign Ministry Summons Irish Ambassador Over Dublin Mayor's Visit to Ramallah
Foreign Ministry Summons Irish Ambassador Over Dublin Mayor's Visit to Ramallah

It added that the Jewish state "expects a public and official Irish response to the conduct of the council of its capital city and particularly its head, who are conducting a campaign of discrimination and hatred against the state of Israel".

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  • Gartner Inc (NYSE:IT) Quarterly Sentiment Change Report
Gartner Inc (NYSE:IT) Quarterly Sentiment Change Report

Equities research analysts forecast that Gartner will post $2.96 EPS for the current year. (NYSE:IT) for 6,975 shs. Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc bought 3,830 shares as the company's stock declined 4.84% with the market. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 19,116 shares of the company's stock, valued ...

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  • Chemical investigators arrive in Syria after Douma falls to the regime
Chemical investigators arrive in Syria after Douma falls to the regime

The Cabinet agreed on the need to "take action" to deter further chemical weapons use by Assad, but added that May would continue to consult with allies to coordinate an worldwide response. The development would mark a major victory for Syrian President Bashar Assad as the United States and its allies consider punitive military attacks against Syri...

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  • Court orders to block Telegram - immediately
Court orders to block Telegram - immediately

Last week, Telegram lawyers informed Roskomnadzor that it was technically impossible to fulfill its requirements regarding encryption keys. Telegram founder Pavel Durov has maintained that the service does not have access to the encryption tools.

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  • Break Up California Into 3 Smaller States, Billionaire Urges
Break Up California Into 3 Smaller States, Billionaire Urges

Under U.S. federal law, splitting California would require congressional approval even if the proposal is placed on state ballot. Draper announced Thursday that the Cal 3 petition received "an unprecedented show of support" with more than 600,000 signatures from across the state.

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  • Deacon gets permanent nod for superintendent of schools
Deacon gets permanent nod for superintendent of schools

School district officials found some areas to cut expenses in the general administration and buildings and grounds budgets, helping to offset the property tax increases. While property taxes are the main source of revenue to support the budget, the school district will receive $4.4 million in state aid and will also use $3.7 million in surplus fund...

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  • Independent inspectors confirm United Kingdom nerve agent findings
Independent inspectors confirm United Kingdom nerve agent findings

Russian Federation has said it does not have such nerve agents and President Vladimir Putin said it was nonsense to think that Moscow would have poisoned the Skripals. "Until that time, I want to stress that no one speaks for me, or for my father, but ourselves", she added. Viktoria had been quoted widely in the Russian media following a phone co...

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  • Russian Federation warns of 'dangerous' escalation over Syria
Russian Federation warns of 'dangerous' escalation over Syria

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday put off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria . White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Wednesday that the USA wasn't afraid to target Russian assets in its strike on Syria, but a report from a Russian website says the United States has been coordinating with ...

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  • Trump Tells Russia: 'Get Ready' For US Missiles Striking Syria
Trump Tells Russia: 'Get Ready' For US Missiles Striking Syria

It seems Trump has made up his mind. On the ground in Syria , rebels in Eastern Ghouta surrendered their heavy weapons and their leader left the enclave, signaling the end of one of the bloodiest assaults of the seven-year war and a major win for the Assad regime.

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  • As Kyle Plush pleaded for help, why didn't officers find him?
As Kyle Plush pleaded for help, why didn't officers find him?

I'm trapped inside my gold Honda Odyssey van in the sophomore parking lot of Seven Hills [unintelligible]. "And we need to find out why we weren't able to provide that help". The call went dead; when the operator attempted to call back, it went to voicemail. During that call, which lasted several minutes, he sounded weaker and something could b...

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  • Andhra Pradesh Inter result 2nd year declared, check bieap
Andhra Pradesh Inter result 2nd year declared, check bieap

This year, reportedly over 4 lakh students have appeared for AP inter examinations. The BIEAP has declared that the results are going to be released today @ 3PM. At the result page enter the roll number and other details and submit it. The server of official websites may hang due to heavy traffic. Last year, both 1st year and 2nd-year resu...

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  • Oil eases as Trump backtracks on imminent Syria strike
Oil eases as Trump backtracks on imminent Syria strike

Trump tweeted an attack on Syria "could be very soon or not so soon at all", raising the prospect that an attack might not be as imminent as he seemed to suggest the day before. The BBC reported that May was ready to give the go-ahead for Britain to take part in military action. British Prime Minister Theresa May called an emergency cabinet mee...

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  • Eight Cameroonian athletes go missing from Commonwealth Games
Eight Cameroonian athletes go missing from Commonwealth Games

It is the second time the Indian team have been in breach of the policy on the Gold Coast after boxing team doctor Amol Patil was issued a strong written reprimand last week after needles were discovered in a plastic bottle. After the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games , 26 athletes and officials sought asylum in Australia . "The authorities...

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  • One killed as Israel hits Hamas-linked site in Gaza
One killed as Israel hits Hamas-linked site in Gaza

It has also identified a dozen of the casualties as members of various terrorist groups. The machine gun fire also set off sirens in southern Israel, the army said. Israel and Egypt maintain a security blockade of Gaza. The Hamas fighters were apparently shooting at an Israeli jet, which was carrying out strikes in Gaza in response to a bomb at...

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  • OPEC Cuts Output While US Shale Steams Ahead
OPEC Cuts Output While US Shale Steams Ahead

Brent crude futures were at $72.14 per barrel at 0536 GMT, up 8 cents, or 0.1 percent from their last close. SINGAPORE, April 12 ( Reuters ) - Oil markets remained tense on Thursday on concerns over a military escalation in Syria, although prices remained some way off Wednesday's highest since late 2014 as bulging American supplies weighed.

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  • Driver of Stolen Vehicle Arrested in Scott County
Driver of Stolen Vehicle Arrested in Scott County

Based on a tip off, the police arrested the three and recovered 20 stolen vehicles worth Rs 10.76 lakh. Kevin Tate, 47, of Capitol Heights, MD, was arrested and charged with Buying/Receiving Stolen Goods, Giving False Identity to Law Enforcement Officer While Detained, and Driving with Suspended or Revoked License.

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  • US Strikes On Syria Could Put Russian Troops Under Fire
US Strikes On Syria Could Put Russian Troops Under Fire

Inaction would threaten his hard-won gains in Syria , dent Russia's prestige and erode his tough-guy image. According to the Kremlin press service, Putin told Netanyahu that it was fundamentally important for everyone to respect Syria's sovereignty.

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  • String of charges laid after deadly impaired driving crash last summer
String of charges laid after deadly impaired driving crash last summer

Both were intoxicated, police said, and were arguing. The 27-year-old female and infant were not injured in the collision. He "yelled profanities at emergency personnel and he flailed his arms and attempted to free himself from restraints that were applied to him", according to the declaration, which states that Torrez told a responding firefight...

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  • Cauvery Management Board: Palaniswami submits memorandum to Modi
Cauvery Management Board: Palaniswami submits memorandum to Modi

The police said he had been upset over the Cauvery issue for the last few days. As the political atmosphere in the state remained tense and surcharged following unending protests on the Cauvery issue, the remaining six IPL matches of the Chennai Super Kings were shifted to Pune.

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  • Measure Protecting Mueller Is Likely to Pass Committee, Republican Says
Measure Protecting Mueller Is Likely to Pass Committee, Republican Says

McConnell of Kentucky said Tuesday he doesn't think legislation is needed because he sees it as unlikely Trump would fire Mueller. The measure would also codify existing regulations that only a senior Justice Department official can fire a special counsel.

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  • C'Games organisers anxious as more Cameroon athletes disappear
C'Games organisers anxious as more Cameroon athletes disappear

They aren't going to game the system , and aren't going to stay here. The accreditation to major multi-sports Games acts as a short-term visa to the host country and more than 100 athletes overstayed after the 2000 Sydney Olympics . It is not the first time athletes have disappeared during major sporting events. He said two other weightlifters...

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  • Hasina 'scraps' quota system after protests
Hasina 'scraps' quota system after protests

Dhaka - The government has been reviewing the existing ruled and regulations to public a gazette notification over the existing job quotas as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced scrapping of the system in response to student's demand. The government move on reforming the existing quota system comes in the face of non-stop massive protests wage...

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