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Volkswagen agrees to yet another diesel cheating settlement

If not, buybacks could push the cost as high as $4.04 billion. But another settlement with VW diesel owners has gotten much less attention. It has already a...


Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Speaks Out Against Trump's Immigration Ban

Sheryl Sandberg just made quite the monetary statement in favor of reproductive rights and women's health care. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is outspoken abou...


A Federal Judge Just Halted Trump's Travel Ban

In another lawsuit, a federal judge in MA declined to extend a temporary restraining order that had stopped the implementation of the ban in that state. "How ...


Mars Had Volcanoes For At Least Two Billion Years

The report of the discovery, published in Science Advances, claims that the data delivers new insight into the history of volcanic activity on Mars. In total,...


ZTE Blade A2 Plus Launched in India with 5000mAh Battery

The ZTE Blade A2 Plus has capacitive buttons on the front and the fingerprint scanner rests at the back, under the camera . Moreover, the phone also supports w...


Former Mattel exec named CEO of Activision's new Consumer Products division

On 7th Day after earnings release, Activision Blizzard, Inc . The 52-week high of the share price is $45.55 and the 52-week low is $26.49. (Activision) and its...


United States defence chief, in Japan, reaffirms commitment to defence treaty

It is meant to improve protection of South Korea and Japan - as well as United States troops stationed in both countries - against a North Korean missile atta...


Surprise: The Trump Administration Wildly Downplayed Impact of Travel Ban

That is when Trump signed an executive order barring citizens of Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen from entering the USA for 90 days while the...


Teen charged in school bomb threat

Schools in Lebanon and Waynesville were also evacuated due to bomb threats by students. Two bomb techs from the Natrona County Sheriff's Office and a bomb dog f...


Ben & Jerry's is now selling ice cream "slices"

The Vermont-based creamery just introduced a brand new version of an ice cream bar which they're calling Pint Slices . For the very first time, you can get s...


State AG files lawsuit against Trump's immigration executive order

Ferguson was the first state attorney general to file suit against Trump over the executive order, but Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson on Wednesday join...


Stocks within Analysts Screening: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) , ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW)

Vetr Inc. upped the price target of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to $66.34 reporting a potential upside of 0.04%. A number of other institutional in...


Trump Is 'Pissed' He Won Election — Howard Stern

On his Wednesday show , Stern wasn't sure that Trump could handle the level of scrutiny he'll receive as president, saying he didn't think running for office w...


Facebook Celebrates Its 13Th Birthday By Introducing New Products!

Am I doing Facebook wrong? Your video will initially be set for your eyes only, but you can edit it and share it with friends if you choose. Facebook ,...


Warriors waive Varejao, set to sign Weber

Shaun Livingston is battling a back injury and Golden State wants to be cautious. Golden State announced the move Friday, a day after the Brazilian big man pl...


NAFTA negotiation may start in May: Mexico

The surpluses in services reduced the overall US trade deficit with its NAFTA partners to $39.2 billion in 2015, Lu reports . Its products would become more ex...


Nintendo President Defends Switch Launch Lineup Strategy

He said that this makes consumers actively play the system, thus causing the sales to also continue for the Switch. In an interview with Nikkei yesterday, t...


New Zealand to stage Joseph Parker, Hughie Fury world title fight

The fight will take place on April 1st in Parker's native Auckland with a 60/40 split between champion and challenger. By winning the purse bid, Duco Events has...


Weekly wrap: Sweden trolls Trump with climate law pic

Mr Trump, who has previously called climate change a hoax, has raised speculation that he might pull the United States out of the Paris Agreement , which aims ...


Microsoft Immigration Ban Exceptions Program Proposal Sent to DC

The ban has created chaos and outrage around the world, while numerous travellers found their access to the USA territory blocked and protests were staged at se...


Using an Old Version of Chrome? Expect Some Gmail Changes

Gmail will no longer support Chrome versions 53 and earlier, meaning users of those versions will be at a higher risk for security threats. The post enco...


Russian Federation warns South Korea of consequences if THAAD deployed

Both China and Russian Federation, however, have stated their opposition to such a move. Mattis is the first member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet to m...


Radiation level in Fukushima plant at record high

The level of nuclear radiation detected at the troubled Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan spiked on Thursday to its highest level since the triple core meltdown ...


Lady Gaga to announce wold tour right after Super-Bowl half-time show

After this year's halftime performer Lady Gaga posted an image to Instagram with a bee emoji on Wednesday, fans were quick to speculate that it meant Quee...


Nasa astronaut returns from space younger than his twin

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returned home last March after almost one year in space living on the International Space Station. Tests carried on Scott Kelly, 5...


Trump scraps signing of cybersecurity executive action

The Office of Management and Budget, which Trump has tapped budget hawk Mick Mulvaney to lead, will have discretion to give the agencies guidance. They, along...


US Coast Guard continues search for missing 'Sharkwater' filmmaker

Officials coordinated 27 searches, totaling more than 95 aircraft and surface hours and covering approximately 5,987 square miles - an area larger than the stat...


House Votes to Repeal Prohibition on Guns for People With Mental Disorders

There's just been this measure to lift a gun control restriction that will now allow people with severe mental illness to get their hands on guns. The Nation...


LG G6 Prototype's Images Leaked

LG will soon launch the new flagship "G6" and it is expected to feature a 5.7-inch QHD+ display. The font panel will have thin bezels, while the chin will be la...


Google shutting down Hands Free pilot test next week

Whereas Android Pay requires that you put your phone in range of a payment terminal, Hands Free didn't have such a requirement. Google has announced that th...


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces immediate state hiring freeze until August

He added that state and local officials "must protect Texas" from deadly criminals. "This is the session we will ban sanctuary cities". There is a battle brewin...


Protesters attack government offices in Kohima

Angry protestors set ablaze government offices in Kohima . On Tuesday night, there were massive protests by tribals outside CM's residence when police had to...


Dropbox Officially Launches Paper Collaboration Tool

Content will be organized better in order to convey a more modern workflow as Dropbox wishes for Paper to be the software which collects work into separate pr...


No free rides: Dodge Demon will come with just one seat

We already know all Chargers and Challengers - even the Hellcat siblings - are made in Brampton, Ontario. Now, here's the fourth, Crate , which starts to bring...


Scientists discover 'lost continent' Mauritia in the Indian Ocean

From this, Ashwal's team concluded that Mauritius is all that remains of the lost continent of Mauritania.Mauritius is a tiny but densely populated island wit...