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Cambridge Analytica gaffe costs Facebook USD 58 billion

Lawmakers in the US have also called on Zuckerberg to testify about how Facebook safeguards user data. Questions are also being raised about Cambridge Analyt...


Over 114000 people left E. Ghouta through humanitarian corridors - Russian military

Eastern Ghouta , a 105-square-km agricultural region consisting of several towns and farmlands, poses the last threat to the capital due to its proximity to gov...


United Kingdom watchdog eyes evidence seized from Cambridge Analytica

In the two years that followed, Boltons super PAC spent almost $1.2 million primarily for "survey research", which is a term that campaigns use for polling, acc...


At Least 64 Dead After Fire At Siberian Shopping Center

Health minister Veronika Skvortsova said an 11-year-old boy was being treated in hospital after jumping from the fourth floor. Six bodies have not yet been reco...


Battle to extradite Puigdemont plunges Spain into new crisis

Spanish authorities accuse Puigdemont, 55, of rebellion and misuse of public funds in organising an unauthorised referendum on independence for Catalonia . The...


Supreme Court seeks Centre's response on plea challenging polygamy, nikah halala practice

Moreover, the petition seeking a ban on leaders convicted in criminal cases from heading political parties, will also be taken up by the bench. Polygamy allow...


Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported

The Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported that the fire is one of the most deadly in recent Russian history and the worst since a blaze in a club in 2009 i...


Father of Pulse gunman was Federal Bureau of Investigation informant, widow's attorneys say

It further revealed, FBI, on November 1, 2012, through an anonymous tip learned that " Seddique Mateen was seeking to raise $50,000 - $100,000 via a donation d...


Zuma could face S.African court on graft charges in April

Prosecutors in the case allege that Zuma took kickbacks from the purchase of fighter jets, patrol boats and other arms manufactured by five European firms inclu...


Israeli police grill Netanyahu over telecom corruption

Protesters outside the prime minister's home in Jerusalem shouted slogans and held placards condemning Netanyahu and calling him a liar. Police assert that ...


Massive magnitude 7 quake shakes Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea has suffered numerous aftershocks since a 7.5 magnitude quake hit the Southern Highlands region late last month and halted exports from the cou...


NYC Firefighter Dies on the Set of Bruce Willis Film

Davidson , who was trapped and killed while fighting a fire on the set of an upcoming film. "He was cited for bravery on four separate occasions", the pos...


Russian ambassador says USA expulsion of his nation's diplomats is ill-considered

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the actions would make the U.S. safer by "reducing Russia's ability to spy on Americans and to conduct cover...


Top North Korean official in China

The Kyodo news agency, citing unidentified sources close to the matter, said the visit - if confirmed that it was a North Korean official - would likely be to i...


Danni Wyatt smashes century in England Women record T20 run chase

Indian women's T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur admitted her bowling unit needs to improve after England recorded the highest chase in T20 internationals against...


First Alert Day: Monday Afternoon, Evening Severe

Sunshine returns to our region on Friday. Even with the cloud cover, temperatures are still expected in the 50s, with some 60s possible south. Storms will dev...


Palestinians hurt in W. Bank clashes with Israeli army

Why were the actual terms of the plea bargain that Tamimi accepted omitted by most of the mainstream media? The girl's mother, Nariman, was convicted of incitem...


WhatsApp, Facebook main sources of fake news for Malaysians

THE Malaysian government is looking to impose a hefty fine and a lengthy prison sentence for the dissemination of fake news in a Bill that is expected to be bul...


American-Chinese 'trade war' turns to trash

KUHN: "They can just pin the blame on the US government", he says. " Many countries are calling to negotiate better trade deals because they don't want to have...


EPL: You have no goalkeeping experience - Courtois blasts Van Gaal

Lionel Messi put the ball through the Chelsea stopper's legs from a tight angle to give Barcelona the lead and Van Gaal cited that as the key moment in the...


Pennsylvania Republican Ryan Costello will not seek re-election

It is one of several Pennsylvania congressional districts that the state Supreme Court recently ruled is gerrymandered in favor of Republicans and must be redra...


Orange Snow Hit Parts of Europe This Weekend

Skiers posted photos of the colored snow at a resort near Sochi, Russia . The photos and videos haven't been edited by the latest Instagram filter or otherwi...


Dreamers in limbo: Anti-deportation measures left out of federal spending bill

But the President soured on the $1.6 billion earmarked for his contentious border wall, saying that it's not enough. Trump backed the bill only reluctantly, a...


Parents Beat Teen Who Refused Arranged Marriage, Cops Say

When Maarib refused, cops allege she was was beaten or worse. She was beat with broomsticks. Maarib Al Hishmawi was last seen on January 30 after leaving Taft...


Unearthed Vid Shows Cameron Bancroft Pocketing Sugar During Ashes In January

Broad spent much of this winter watching his opposite numbers from Australia confound England's batsmen on the way to a 4-0 Ashes success over Joe Root's to...


Spain already know their team - Sampaoli seeks Argentina certainty

The main change from the game against Italy on Friday will be the presence of Lionel Messi . It was the interim tactician's debut on the senior bench at th...


After education and health successes, AAP govt unveils green budget

Of the Rs 13,997 crore budget allocation, Rs 13,328 crore is the revenue budget, and Rs 759 crore is the capital budget. Others include replacing all street l...


Venus Williams survives marathon battle against Bertens in Miami

And Konta has risen impressively to the challenge, building on her first-round win over Kirsten Flipkens with an emphatic 6-2 6-1 win to see off the 22nd seed. ...


Labour shadow cabinet ministers are 'open' to another referendum on European Union membership

The Board of Deputies and Jewish Leadership Council have joined forces to call for community members "and all those who oppose anti-Semitism" to join the "enoug...


Santorum: Instead of protesting, students should learn CPR

Not really sure how CPR is supposed to help save lives when an active shooter attacks a high school with an AR-15 , but that doesn't really seem to cross Santo...


Kapil Sharma Clarifies Reports On 'Cancelled Shoot'

Actor-comedian Kapil Sharma's upcoming reality show, titled Family Time With Kapil Sharma will air tonight at 8 pm. He wrote, "Tiger was never supposed to s...


China would no longer be allowed to dominate bilateral trade: Donald Trump

Chinese officials are trying to figure out how to address US concerns, said Jake Parker, vice president for China operations of the U.S. "China hopes the ...


Sunny and cool for Sunday, rain on the way early this week

Skies will slowly clear Saturday night, leading to a sunny but chilly Sunday morning with many areas waking up in the low 20's or 10's. Sunday a chance of...


Mexican authorities: Creston, Iowa, family died from inhaling toxic gas

Photos released by the office showed investigators in anti-contamination suits and firefighters with air tanks examining gas connections to a stove in the condo...


Injury forced me out of Italy friendly - Argentine superstar Messi reveals

Five-times world player of the year Messi sat out the pre-World Cup outing at the Etihad Stadium as a precaution because of a muscle problem. Gonzalo Higuain ...