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Two British citizens 'kidnapped' at national park in Democratic Republic of Congo

Two British citizens 'kidnapped' at national park in Democratic Republic of Congo In an interview with National Geographic a year ago, Virunga National Park Director Emmanuel de Merode said three main groups are responsible for the violence in the park. The Congo is now faced with an outbreak of Ebola and the World Health Organisation is planning for the worst case scenario. Founded in 1925, it is home to around a quarter of the world's critically endangered mountain gorill... [Full Article...]

Trump signs order to increase job opportunities for military spouses

Trump signs order to increase job opportunities for military spouses Bush. For military spouses, the unemployment rate is 16 percent which is four times higher than the national average for female adults. "America owes a debt of gratitude to our military spouses, we can never repay you for all that you do". [Full Article...]

Putin participates in a gala match Night hockey League

Putin participates in a gala match Night hockey League The list of players included former Vancouver Canucks winger Pavel Bure, as well as the likes of Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexei Kasatonov, and Valeri Kamensky. "He must be well known in Russian hockey circles for having Gordie Howe's well-educated elbows, because everybody seems to give him a wide berth - he certainly knows how to make room for himself". [Full Article...]

J&K govt and opposition seek unilateral truce

J&K govt and opposition seek unilateral truce Addressing media over the meet, CM Mufti said that everyone present in the meeting agreed with the unilateral ceasefire and further made a decision to appeal Centre to consider their recommendation. Sethi said that first-time stone-throwers who had benefited from the amnesty continued to throw stones. Stating that "they (militants) will have to take the initiative", he said, "we want the ceasefi... [Full Article...]

Iran, Russia Discuss Ways to Keep Nuclear Deal Alive

Iran, Russia Discuss Ways to Keep Nuclear Deal Alive Scrapping the Iran deal would threaten the stability of the Middle East, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday, as his country coordinated closely with Iran on efforts to preserve the agreement. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said it was crucial Iran sticks to its obligations under the global 2015 deal despite Trump promising to impose new sanctions on Tehran. [Full Article...]

Republicans shifting negative on Mueller's investigation — CNN Poll

Republicans shifting negative on Mueller's investigation — CNN Poll That stems from increases among Republicans (from 19% in October to 28% now) and independents (from 26% in October to 39% now); Democrats' views on the threat from Russian Federation have held relatively steady. But perhaps in the most interesting news of the night from OH, the voters chose by a whopping 50 points to reevaluate redistricting in an attempt to stop gerrymandering . [Full Article...]

Drug Pricing May Finally Come to a Head With Trump Speech Today

Drug Pricing May Finally Come to a Head With Trump Speech Today Representative Peter Welch, Democrat of Vermont, said: "We acknowledge that drug companies make life-extending and pain-relieving drugs, and that's a good thing". It will instead focus on increasing private competition to lower pharmacy costs for consumers. "We've all noticed the increase in the amount we have to pay at the pharmacy counter". [Full Article...]

Alberta premier confident pipeline talks will succeed by May 31 deadline

Alberta premier confident pipeline talks will succeed by May 31 deadline Notley said the government is also using social media and buying radio and TV spots to "provide the facts and make the case that Trans Mountain contributes to a stronger Canada". Pro-pipeline trip to B.C. "We will not stand on the sidelines in the battle for the hearts and minds of Canadians", she told reporters. During the interview, the Vancouver mayor added that Alberta's oil and gas sector "... [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi on bicycle leads protest march on petrol price in Ktka

Rahul Gandhi on bicycle leads protest march on petrol price in Ktka Rahul Gandhi is the sixth member of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty to lead the party. "Have you ever seen such a Prime Minister who just keeps talking but is always silent on real issues?" the UPA chairperson asked a gathering of over one lakh, many of them women, at Bijapur in north Karnataka on Tuesday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Alexa Can Hear Commands You Can't, Which Hackers Could Exploit

Alexa Can Hear Commands You Can't, Which Hackers Could Exploit These commands were reportedly able to activate the artificial intelligence (AI) systems on smartphones and smart speakers to dial phone numbers or open websites - all without the consent of end users. And more than half of all US households will have at least one smart speaker by then, according to Juniper Research. According to a report by NY Times , the researchers in China and the USA have ... [Full Article...]

Is Pippa Middleton invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding?

Is Pippa Middleton invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding? For those in the United Kingdom, the wedding starts at a reasonable time: noon. Will the royal wedding be televised in the U.S.? "We can't wait to see our guests' reaction to the royal tribute and our magnificent new Windsor Castle", Laughton said. [Full Article...]

New Snapchat Redesign Fixes Some Of The Annoying Changes

New Snapchat Redesign Fixes Some Of The Annoying Changes Subsequently, Snap acknowledged that the "new Snapchat has felt uncomfortable for many", with the latest update being an attempt to address numerous requested changes. Satisfaction levels for the app among current users aged 18-34 has followed a similar trajectory. It's now unclear when the update will come to Android users. [Full Article...]

South Korea's largest crypto exchange faces fraud investigation

South Korea's largest crypto exchange faces fraud investigation Upbit, South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange-and the world's fourth largest, has been invaded by investigators following accusations of falsifying balance sheets to deceive investors. The exchange is affiliated with Kakao Corp which operates the country's most popular chat app, Kakao Talk. CoinNest's CEO and co-founder Kim Ik-hwan was among those arrested and charged. [Full Article...]

Hawaii asks for USA help with volcano disaster

Hawaii asks for USA help with volcano disaster A side effect of all these shifts is that a lava lake on the summit called Halema'uma'u has been draining like a bathtub; as of May 6, it had dropped 722 feet (220 meters), according to the U.S. "Based on our models that we have right now, the situation, it is definitely possible of course, and with Mother Nature, we can never say anything for 100-percent certain", she said. [Full Article...]

One More Immigration Try

One More Immigration Try We actually want to solve the DACA problem ... it is clear to us that we are going to have to have a bill that is bipartisan, but one that the president can support. Of the four immigration measures, the bipartisan compromise is considered likeliest to prevail. "But I want to have a vote on something that can make it into law", he said. [Full Article...]

President Trump and Vice President Pence in IN tonight

President Trump and Vice President Pence in IN tonight He won 64 percent of the vote there in 2016. Trump's political advisers see the rally as a way to project party unity following a bruising primary. President Donald Trump is heading to the IN city that Barack Obama took credit for reviving from the depths of the Great Recession to claim his share of the credit for a bustling economy, too. [Full Article...]

Educator says parents should ask baby for consent before changing nappy

Educator says parents should ask baby for consent before changing nappy Carson says babies and infants aren't going to flat out tell their parents they don't want their dirty diapers changed, however, she says they are able to send social cues and facial expressions. Deanne Carson of Body Safe Australia spoke to Australian news network ABC on teaching your child about consent. "You see I think the phrase is completely wrong, you're not asking for consent, you'r... [Full Article...]

Google Duplex to disclose its true nature

Google Duplex to disclose its true nature This dichotomy, confusion, and fear was perhaps best shown in the demonstration of Duplex, an AI that sounded so human that it could book a restaurant reservation without the human on other side being the wiser. With that in mind, being upfront with humans that they're talking with a robot should have been a top priority for Google during the I/O event. Google has officially rolled out all these... [Full Article...]

Amazon Alexa Will Come Built-In to All New Homes From Lennar

Amazon Alexa Will Come Built-In to All New Homes From Lennar The homebuilding company partnered with Amazon to create "Experience Centers " in their model homes that will allow customers to interact with the suite of Amazon devices - including Dash buttons, Alexa, and Echo - in a more natural living environment. [Full Article...]

Brexit group Leave.EU fined for breaking referendum spending rules

Brexit group Leave.EU fined for breaking referendum spending rules The Electoral Commission concluded that the campaign group incorrectly reported what it spent during the referendum. Leave.EU, co-founded by former Ukip backer Arron Banks, overspent by at least £77,380 - 10 per cent over the limit. [Full Article...]


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