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Virat Kohli topples Shahrukh Khan to become India's most valuable celebrity brand

Virat Kohli topples Shahrukh Khan to become India's most valuable celebrity brand Not only did the Indian cricket captain recently marry his dream girl Anushka Sharma, he's also just been revealed as India's most valuable brand with a celebrity value of $143 million! As per the report, the overall brand value of the top 15 celebrities is $712 million. [Full Article...]

8.8 million people signed up for Obamacare coverage despite Trump's sabotage

8.8 million people signed up for Obamacare coverage despite Trump's sabotage Seema Verma, the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees the federal marketplace, tweeted next year's Obamacare enrollment numbers a week after the open enrollment period for 2018 coverage ended. "We know anecdotally that many state exchanges are running ahead of past year, (and) we could actually make up the national enrollment deficit with higher state-run exchan... [Full Article...]

Baby Shamali Flores found safe

Baby Shamali Flores found safe She is now in the custody of Child Protective Services. A prosecutor read police statements that said what they believe had happened. Officers found Shamali's mother's body in her north Houston apartment Tuesday around noon. Shamali, who was taken to the Texas Children's Hospital, is healthy with no signs of abuse. She said her baby was in the hospital, then after taking Shamali, she introdu... [Full Article...]

Police don't suspect terrorism after auto ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne

Police don't suspect terrorism after auto ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne Police arrived on the scene within 15 seconds and the man was taken into custody by an off-duty police officer after attempting to resist arrest, Patton said. One witness, James Unkles, told local radio station 3AW the auto had "just mowed everybody down, people were flying everywhere". Earlier, witnesses described what they saw as the horror unfolded. [Full Article...]

Majority of Americans say Trump has made race relations worse

Majority of Americans say Trump has made race relations worse According to the NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday, just 18% of registered voters would definitely vote for the President in 2020, and 18% would "probably" vote for him. "Many Americans see this bill more as an attempt by Republicans to gain a political victory and would rather see Congress scrap this plan and start over", Murray said in a statement. [Full Article...]

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist 10 ships over banned North Korea cargo

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist 10 ships over banned North Korea cargo Resolution 2375, unanimously adopted by the UNSC on September 11, included a ban on the export of textiles from North Korea . On November 29, North Korea launched what it claimed was its new type of intercontinental ballistic missile, the Hwasong 15, which can hit anywhere on the United States mainland. [Full Article...]

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is stepping down as Alphabet's executive chairman

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is stepping down as Alphabet's executive chairman He then became executive chairman of Alphabet in 2015 when Google made a decision to become just one of many businesses in Page and Brin's toybox. Schmidt joined Google as chairman and CEO to provide so-called " adult supervision " to run the company, which was founded by Stanford students Larry Page and Sergey Brin in September 1998. [Full Article...]

Five dead, 10 injured in Bihar boiler blast

Five dead, 10 injured in Bihar boiler blast Among the deceased are Arjun Kushwaha, Kripa Yadav and Md. Chief minister Nitish Kumar has ordered an inquiry into the incident and announced compensation of Rs 4 lakh each to the family of victims. He directed principal secretary, Sugarcane Industries, S Siddharth and principal secretary, Labour, Deepak Kumar Singh to personally visit the site of the incident and carry out an investigation. [Full Article...]

Mike Pence Delays Middle East Trip Until January

The vice president will be meeting with service members and receive a briefing on the US support for military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Pence reportedly told Afghan leaders that he hoped to symbolize the US' willingness to " see this through ", referring to the longest U.S. [Full Article...]

Jeff Sessions interviewing Federal Bureau of Investigation over Uranium One probe

Jeff Sessions interviewing Federal Bureau of Investigation over Uranium One probe Attorney General Jeff Sessions has directed Justice Department prosecutors to ask FBI officials involved in a probe into the Uranium One deal for more information on the closed investigation, NBC News reported Thursday morning, citing unnamed law enforcement officials. [Full Article...]

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately Shilpa sits in the storage area and cries. In a shocking turn of events, Vikas Gupta and Akash Dadlani got into a massive fight on Bigg Boss 11 . It was between Vikas and Akash at that time too. The famous trio - Luv Tyagi, Priyank Sharma and Hina Khan , who have garnered a lot of attention, now see a crack as Priyank chooses to stand by his best friend Vikas , against Hina Khan . [Full Article...]

I'll Be Home for Christmas... Maybe: Traffic Expected to Break Records

I'll Be Home for Christmas... Maybe: Traffic Expected to Break Records According to estimates, Virginia will see increases around 3 percent across the board for Christmas holiday travel. The 2017 holiday travel is expected to be a record high with 107.3 million travelers nationwide with a 3.1 percent increase in motorists and passengers of planes and trains. [Full Article...]

Facebook reveals data on copyright and trademark complaints

Facebook reveals data on copyright and trademark complaints Facebook has been running an ad campaign to try to allay those fears. They've gained 55 percent this year. The authority objected to Facebook's requirement that it gain access to third-party data when an account is opened - including from its own WhatsApp and Instagram products - as well as its tracking of which sites its users access. [Full Article...]

Apple Admits iPhones Slow Down as They Get Older

Apple Admits iPhones Slow Down as They Get Older After a iPhone battery replacement, CPU speed resumed to factory setting 1400MHz. Apple says the iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 are all impacted. The software is said to slow down devices to keep them functional, but only when needed. According to tech experts, replacing your older iPhone battery could be the simple solution and much cheaper option than buying a new ... [Full Article...]

Cuban President Raul Castro to step down in April 2018

Cuban President Raul Castro to step down in April 2018 That has been pushed back until April 19. Cuba's president is not directly elected by the people, but by the Council of State which is chosen by the National Assembly . Fidel Castro died in November 2016. Raul Castro, however, is expected to remain leader of the island's all-powerful Communist Party of Cuba until its next congress scheduled for 2021 - when he will be aged 90. [Full Article...]

The World Chess Championship logo is hilariously NSFW and it's proving controversial

The World Chess Championship logo is hilariously NSFW and it's proving controversial While Anand was subtle in his views Grandmaster Susan Polgar expressed dissatisfaction and said, "More than 50% of the world chess playing population are kids". The organisers have defended the artwork that was reportedly created by Moscow- based studio Shuka Design . I believe World Chess has followed through on its stated concept. [Full Article...]

NASA selects comet and Titan missions as New Frontiers finalists

NASA selects comet and Titan missions as New Frontiers finalists With the help of the latter, it is supposed to study several dozen areas of the surface of Titan , located several hundred kilometers apart. With a suite of spectrometers, drills, and cameras, Dragonfly would split its mission between science in the air and on the ground. [Full Article...]

Anti Bird Spike On Trees Are 'To Protect Expensive Cars'

Anti Bird Spike On Trees Are 'To Protect Expensive Cars' In September, Stevenage Borough Council in Hertfordshire put spikes on a tree in the centre of town to prevent "mess and disease". "The spikes are exclusively to protect the cars, there is no other reason", the resident said, according to the Independent . [Full Article...]

Congress releases some specific numbers on settlements for sexual harassment, discrimination

Congress releases some specific numbers on settlements for sexual harassment, discrimination Congress paid out $174,000 from a US Treasury fund from 2008 to 2012 to settle claims of sexual harassment and sex discrimination against offices of the House of Representatives, according to data released Tuesday by the House Administration Committee. [Full Article...]

Honor 9 Lite With 18:9 Display, Four Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

Honor 9 Lite With 18:9 Display, Four Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications The handset will go on sale in China on the 26th of December, it is also coming to the UK, India and Russian Federation. You'll find a 13MP and 2MP camera combo on the back, and what's even cooler is that this same setup has also made its way to the front of the phone to allow for Honor's own portrait selfie mode like we've seen on devices such as the Pixel 2 . [Full Article...]


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