Saturday, October 20, 2018

China cancels US warship visit to Hong Kong amid military sanction...

(CNN)The Chinese government has blocked a US Navy ship from docking in Hong Kong amid a growing diplomatic feud between the two countries over...

Seven people shot in Syracuse, New York – reports

(Reuters) - Up to seven people, including children, were shot in Syracuse, New York on Thursday, the firefighters union said on social media. Police responded...

Google defends Gmail data sharing, gives few details on violations

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google gave details about its policies for third-party Gmail add-ons but stopped short of fully addressing questions from...

Emirates airline: Passengers sick on Dubai-New York flight

An Emirates airline jetliner has been quarantined at New York's JFK airport amid reports of passengers feeling sick on board. The airline said 10 people...

Ayanna Pressley: African-American woman wins Massachusetts primary

Ayanna Pressley is set to become the first African-American woman elected to the US Congress in Massachusetts, following a primary upset. The 44-year-old Boston city...

Typhoon Jebi forces closure of Kansai airport, near Osaka in Japan

A major international airport in western Japan has been closed, with thousands of people evacuated, in the wake of deadly Typhoon Jebi. Kansai airport, a...

John McCain’s final message for the President

John McCain and President Donald Trump are not done with one another yet. Days of mourning for the Arizona senator, including a lying-in-state in the...

New tech lets submarines ’email’ planes

A way for submerged submarines to communicate with planes has been developed by researchers at MIT. At present, it is difficult for planes to pick...

Boy fined £500 for kicking dog to death in St Ives

A 15-year-old boy has been fined £500 for punching and kicking a "much-loved" pet dog to death. The boy, who cannot be named, was 14...

Elon Musk was ‘not on weed’ when tweeting about taking Tesla...

Elon Musk has attempted to explain his controversial tweet about taking Tesla private, saying he was "not on weed" at the time. The electric carmaker's...

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