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'Viva Fidel!': Castro takes final voyage across Cuba

Castro died last Friday at age 90 in Havana and the government declared a nine-day official mourning period. Thousands of Cubans lined the streets of Havana W...


Official says 9 dead in fire at warehouse party

Reed said officials don't necessarily think the fire was caused by arson, but the task force will assist with the investigation. The fire department also had ...


Xbox Store Black Friday Sale Goes Live Tomorrow

Quite recently, the 2016 PlayStation "PS Plus" Anniversary Sale and Xbox One Games with Gold offers have been rolled out, revealing some of the major discoun...


Nokia Plans Smartphone Return with New Android Devices

Nokia with support of HMD will aim on markets in the Americas, Asia, Africa, China, Europe, the Middle East, and India right from day one. Nokia quit sma...


A Brief History of Celebrating Thanksgiving in Space

For lunch and dinner, Orion astronauts will be able to select from similar items space station crew members eat and have a food warmer to help them prepare ...


EPA issues final Renewable Fuel Standard volumes for ethanol

Shaw says he's disappointed the EPA did not set the biobased diesel number higher, they ended up at 2.1 billion gallons for 2018. About 15 billion gallons of th...


Tornadoes damage some buildings in northeast Iowa

The National Weather Service received reports of at least six tornadoes touching down across the state. Strong thunderstorms produced hail, funnel clouds and ...


A European Court is set to rule on Uber's very identity

The ride-hailing company appeared in the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg to argue that because it is an app, or a digital platform, and not a taxi compa...


Maersk Acquiring Germany-Based Hamburg Sud

Dr August Oetker, advisory board chairman of Oetker Group's management holding company, said: "Giving up our engagement in shipping after an 80-year-long owners...


Westbrook has 35, triple-double as Thunder top Wizards in OT

Russell Westbrook of the Thunder led the game in scoring with 35 points on 12 for 35 shooting. Westbrook looked like Westbrook , grabbing rebounds 12 feet...


Facebook Messenger Now Offers Instant Games To Users

Games available include classics such as "Pac-Man", "Space Invaders" and "Galaga", as well as newer titles like " Words With Friends ". These HTML 5 games are...


Twitterati pay tribute to Jagadish Chandra Bose on his 158th birth anniversary

The discovery essentially proved that plants have nervous systems and do react to the world similar to that of other animals. Today is the 158th birthday of ...


Apple going RED for World AIDS Day

Apple's four new products include a (PRODUCT) RED smart battery case for the iPhone 7, new Beats Solo 3 wireless on-ear headphones, a (RED) Pill+ portable speak...


China blasts Singapore's military cooperation with Taiwan

Upping the ante in the ongoing tussle between Singapore and China over the confiscation of the nine Terrex Infantry Carrier Vehicles by the Hong Kong customs, t...


Great Barrier Reef Suffers Worst Ever Coral Bleaching And Damage In 2016

Graeme Kelleher, who was the first chief executive of the authority, a position he held for 16 years, said: "Australia can not have a healthy Great Barrier R...


Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Enhanced Autopilot is Coming by Mid-December

By dramatically increasing the on board computer's processing power - and thanks to 8 cameras and a slew of ultrasonic sensors - the update will allow the veh...


Best US weather satellite ever awaits sunset launch

Beyond observing the weather GOES-R will also form part of the Search and Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking system. The joint mission involves launching the ...


Elon Musk Says Tesla Autopilot 8.1 Will be Out In Three Weeks

Using cameras and radar, it allows some Model S and Model X cars to match the speed of cars in front, stay within a lane, switch lanes by pressing the indicator...


In shift, Trump says humans may be causing global warming

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry tried to restrain Trump by saying: "I can tell you with confidence that the United States is right now today on our way...


Brightest moon in almost 69 years lights up sky around globe

Sky watchers in the United Kingdom will have to wait a little longer before the full moon emerges in all its glory shortly before 5pm. Though it revolves around...


Jaguar to build electric cars in UK… it hopes

Jaguar Land Rover Automotive plc, the UK's largest vehicle manufacturer, has receiving backing from Coventry City Council for the United Kingdom government to i...


A safe and secure Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets of downtown NY on Thursday - American Thanksgiving - to catch a glimpse of the balloons, performers and Santa Claus. Tho...


B.C. braces for new US lumber trade action

The US lumber industry is petitioning the BC government to launch trade litigation against Canadian and provincial governments, and the Canadian forestry indust...


Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

Shoppers with tents were lined up outside the Best Buy store in Atwater Village Wednesday night, seeking to be the first to get into the store after it opened a...


Zayn Who? Perrie Edwards Dating Hunky Arsenal Player Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Now we've got another scenario playing out in our heads. Perrie Edwards may have a new love interest as rumour has it she's dating footballer Alex Oslade-...


NRL clubs call for John Grant sacking

Nevertheless, Greenberg said he had concerns about the game's future. Instead, he said he expected to be in the role for at least another five years and had a...


Pistons end four-game slide and send Heat to second straight loss

The Heat will next take on the Memphis Grizzlies in back-to-back games. Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy wishes Drummond would play this way on a regular basis....


Don't expect too much from Victor Anichebe warns Sunderland boss David Moyes

Sunderland manager David Moyes has not won any of his last 13 visits to Anfield, but Klopp insists the result is by no means a foregone conclusion. "We lost ...


Green Party's Stein to seek Wisconsin recount

President-ele. Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein on Friday formally requested a recount of election results in Wisconsin. Stein announced on her...


Europe's Schiaparelli Mars Lander Crashes Into the Red Giant's Surface

The ins and outs of the issue that doomed that lander are complicated, but basically, as Schiaparelli was coming in for touchdown its navigation computer miscal...


Black Friday PlayStation Events Starts Today

The bundle is a newly-released PS4 Slim (retails for $300) with Uncharted 4 , Fallout 4 , and Skyrim Special Edition for $249.99. Sony has announced in ...


French centrist Bayrou says Fillon presidential manifesto 'dangerous'

French Jewish leaders have criticized Francois Fillon, who is tipped to win on Sunday the second round of a Conservative party presidential primary, for his rem...


Homemade heaven: Workshop teaches how to make pumpkin pie from scratch

They will soak up some of the filling, which will make them tender enough to cut with a fork, but with enough bite to contrast the soft, creamy filling. Any hol...


Airport victim died from single gunshot to chest

Lloyd Dean Buie, 45, killed 52-year-old Michael Winchester on Tuesday as Winchester was leaving work for the day and walking to an employee parking lot, police ...


Airport shooting likely case of workplace revenge

Given that Buie knew the work schedules of airline employees, Balderrama said its possible that he may have only been at the airport a short time before the k...