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VW woes widen to carbon emissions

It led to VW adding €2 billion (S$3.1 billion) to its expected costs from the scandal, and is the first time petrol cars have been drawn into the crisis.

Black Friday 2015: Apple iPad, iPhone, iWatch Deals From Target, Staples, Wal-Mart Spotted This Week

And keep it here on AppAdvice as we let you know of more Black Friday deals from other retailers as information about them becomes available. While retailers are increasingly spreading out their Black Friday-style deals over several days, many of...

At least 12 killed as explosions and heavy gunfire hit Mogadishu

The attack, which began with two vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices (VBIED's, or vehicle bombs) before an assault team entered the breached perimeter, has left at least 15 dead.

ISIS offshoot downed Russian plane? Putin signs decree suspending all

Debris of the A321 Russian airliner lie on the ground a day after the plane crashed in Wadi al-Zolomat, a mountainous area in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, on November 1, 2015. U.K.travel companies led by EasyJet Plc and Thomas Cook Group Plc said Thu...

Alabama student tasered, beaten over noise complaint

All three are students. The students argue with the officer before he tells  one student that he is under arrest - but doesn't specify the charges. Three of the officers are suspended with pay during an investigation into the matter. "Full investi...

New Zealand circulates UNSC draft resolution for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Palestinian medical sources said 12 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli fire. The teargas was fired as Israeli soldiers faced off against stone-throwing Palestinian youths in one of a series of clashes that swept the West Bank on Friday. Separately,...

Google Nexus 6 Could Be Getting Better Cameras

He states that to protect the glass, most screens, including that of the Nexus 6P, have a small plastic shock ring. It's those older apps that haven't been updated to Google's latest camera API could give you a few trouble. At least two owners of t...

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'Gandhi-style' Liu Xiaobo dies of advanced liver cancer

She did say, however, police were still investigating the booksellers' cases. A bill to change the address of the embassy from "3505 International Place" to "1 Liu Xiaobo Plaza...

Novak Djokovic retires from Wimbledon with arm injury

When Raonic opened up an early lead in the tiebreak it looked as though Federer might drop his first set of the tournament. Asked if he had considered taking time off during th...

What Is Net Neutrality And Why Should You Care?

If we take our hypothetical Trumpista ISP owner, they could make a site like Breitbart load in a flash, while the Washington Post is blocked - or not blocked, but throttled so ...

GOP health care plan hurts small business owners

Alabama now has 480,000 children on Medicaid , representing more than 40 percent of the state's kids, Ernest says . This plan was a huge financial safety net, and allowed me to ...

Sexton hardly surprised by Jordie Barrett's selection

The tour reaches its climax when Lions play the last of their 10 matches at Eden Park on Saturday, taking on the world champion All Blacks in a mouthwatering Third test to de...

US Prepared to Defend Against North Korean Attack, China Defends North Korea

Schiller noted the example of Russia's latest submarine-launched missile, the Bulava. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un reportedly oversaw the launch and said the projectile was "a...

Be safe, smart with fireworks on holiday

Unless you're a professional, fireworks are illegal to set off in both OH and West Virginia, with the exception of sparklers and bang-snaps and other very small novelties. Exa...

Cities plan celebration to light up everybody's Fourth

Neenah - Tuesday, July 4 , 2017 at Riverside Park. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Steamboat Springs; steamboatchamber.com. For more information, visit www.orientyc.com . Feature...

Democrats' real problem is that Nancy Pelosi is their true face

When President Trump, for example, announced US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord - a voluntary agreement that promised only to reduce the average global temperature by jus...

Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidate

As long as the Democrats want to keep her at the top, I say to them, "Go for it". That's because they think she helps them win elections. Big donors to the party's congressiona...

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White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, on Thursday criticized Pelosi , saying that the Democratic brand is more toxic than Trump's , which he said has led to Democratic losses in electio...

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

The 66-year-old was from Belleville , Illinois , a small city just across the Mississippi River from the city of St Louis, Missouri. The Daily Beast is reporting that Hodgkin...

Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

But it was demoralizing for Democrats, who also lost a special election in neighboring SC . The ultra-liberal House minority leader was featured in numerous GOP ads linking he...

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Republican candidate for Georgia's 6th District Congressional seat Karen Handel declares victory during an election-night watch party Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Atlanta. "A loss...

After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching

The commander-in-chief then posted a third tweet , writing "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th". She became Georgia's first female Republican Cong...

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

As U.S. Adds Troops in Afghanistan, Trump's Strategy Remains UndefinedLike past presidents, no clear definition of victory. Gingrich, a Trump ally and confidant, said he me...

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward improved to 32-0 as he held onto 3 of the 4 major boxing belts in the 175-pound fight . And any efforts to generate buzz this week were dashed when Floyd Mayweather Jr. W...

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, ut...

House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

James Comey is a victim of his own self-perception. Karl: Oh, absolutely.Trump: Remember how nice you used to be before I ran. He later leaked details of the notes to the med...