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Trump sides with Saudis, other Arab nations against Qatar

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump injected the United States into a volatile crisis among America's Mideast allies, siding Tuesday with Saudi Arabia and other countries against Qatar in a dispute that threatens to disrupt efforts to defeat the Islamic State group and counter Iran.<p>In a series …

London Bridge attack: Third assassin 'was arrested last year trying to get to Syria but was still able to get into UK'

• Third attacker named as Youssef Zaghba, 22<br>• Third victim named as Australian Kirsty Boden<br>• Khuram Butt's family home in Pakistan raided<br>• Killer once worked at Westminster tube station<br>• Linked to 7/7 bomber and Anjem Choudary<br>• Theresa May: MI5 must review its handling<br>• Everything we know about the attack<br>• Who …

Israel builds wall deep underground to thwart Hamas tunnels

Sunken barrier at border with Gaza will block attacks from Palestinian enclave, say defence officials<p>Israeli defence ministry officials say work has begun on a wall deep underground along the border with Gaza for the purposes of thwarting infiltration by Hamas through its tunnels.<p>Israel’s barrier …

Taylor Swift Is All Smiles in Her First Public Appearance Since the Hiddleswift Split

Shake it off.<p>A mere three months after summer's steamiest romance began, Hiddleswift was over — and it appears singledom is suiting Taylor Swift just fine.<p>In her first public appearance since her split with Tom Hiddleston, the superstar singer-songwriter went head to head with the paparazzi …

Sarkozy and Juppé in crowded field to be next French president

Eight candidates enter primary race to lead opposition as François Hollande’s popularity rating plummets to 18%<p>France’s opposition party will field eight candidates in primaries to decide who will lead it in next year’s presidential election. Polls suggest the winner of the November two-round party …

All the Hits and Misses of the Toronto International Film Festival Red Carpet

While the Venice Film Festival across the ocean begins to wind down, the Toronto International Film Festival is just getting underway. And while Italian labels dominated the red carpet in Venice, stars wore brands like McQueen, Dior, Jason Wu, and Elie Saab in Toronto. See all the looks from the …

Doctors say ex-Israeli leader Shimon Peres in ‘serious but stable’ condition after massive stroke

JERUSALEM — When former prime minister and president Shimon Peres suffered a massive stroke late Tuesday, Israelis braced for the worst.<p>Peres is 93. Reporters camped at the doors of the Tel Aviv hospital where the Nobel Peace Prize laureate was undergoing treatment. Media in Israel began to post …

Israel

Tesla's Autopilot shift to radar might have saved the life of driver in Model S crash, Elon Musk says

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk revealed what he called "dramatic improvements" to the automaker's Autopilot technology Sunday that shift it to rely primarily on radar — and not just cameras — to help the car see better and avoid collisions.<p>The announcement follows several Autopilot-related …

Florida father arrested after toddler son dies in hot truck

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Florida father was arrested Friday and charged in the death of his toddler son, who was left in a pickup truck for eight hours, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.<p>Troy Whitaker, 41, was charged with aggravated manslaughter, sheriff's spokesman Kavontae Smalls said.<p>Whitaker …

Crime

Chrome cracks down on sites that don't use encryption

Chrome is embarking on a crusade to crack down on websites that still aren't using encryption, and it starts with the latest version of the browser, Chrome 56.<p>Chrome 56 is launching in January, and will implement a new warning that you'll see on any login sites that are still unencrypted. The pages …

Floridians aren't sure what's worse: Zika or the insecticide used to combat it

The aerial campaign began at 5am off the Miami Beach coastline to allow winds to carry it across the city. A week of protests over concerns for public safety preceded the spraying, with protesters marching outside city hall and circulating an online petition that gained thousands of signatures. The …

Public Health

Zuckerberg Philanthropy's First Investment In Asia Into Indian Startup Could Lead To Trend

Facebook may be blocked in China, but certainly not in India.<p>Turning his attention to India in a breakthrough move, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg through his philanthropic organization is leading an investment of $50 million in a Bangalore-based education tech startup named Byju.<p>This is the …

How to Get a Chic Hotel Look in Your Own Home

Rich Persian rugs. Soaring modern murals. Classic architecture. Part of the magic of staying at a beautiful hotel is exploring the design elements …

T-Mobile offers free iPhone 7 to anyone who trades in an iPhone 6/s, deal starts tomorrow alongside pre-orders

It’s not even iPhone 7 pre-order day yet and T-Mobile has already dropped an amazing deal for the updated smartphone.<p>New and existing customers can get an iPhone 7 for <b>free</b> with the trade in of an iPhone 6/6s. T-Mobile will hand you up to $650 in monthly bill credits over a 2-year time span, which …

IPhone 7

Apple’s Strange Obsession With Fragility

Apple’s fine-print warning about the jet-black iPhone 7: Use a case.<p>The lights dim. A hush falls over the crowd. And suddenly, Jony Ive’s breathless, halting words float over the crowd: bead-blasted aluminum. Rotational 3D polishing. A protective oxide layer. A magnetized, ultra-fine iron particle …

Putrid, Hideous, Shambolic: Here Is The U.K.’s Worst Building Of The Year

The Lincoln Plaza Housing Tower is “an open invitation to commit suicide,” and winner of the 2016 Carbuncle Cup.<p>Since 2006, British architecture magazine <i>Building Design</i> has been handing out the Carbuncle Cup, an annual prize to “the ugliest building in the United Kingdom completed in the last 12 …

Dark Web crooks are selling fake degrees and certifications for the price of a smartphone

The Dark Web is the mucky underbelly of the Internet. This is a lawless domain, where the rule of law doesn’t exist, and anything goes.<p>If you’ve got the money, you can get your hands on narcotics, fake passports, firearms, even hitmen. And according to Israeli threat intelligence firm Sixgill, many …

Man claims his Galaxy Note 7 blew up and set his car on fire

Following numerous reports of exploding batteries, Samsung might have a huge Galaxy Note 7 emergency on its hands as a man from Florida claims his phone blew up, setting his car on fire.<p>According to a report from FOX 13 News, the incident took place this Monday shortly after Nathan Dornacher and …

Clinton laments how Trump 'trash talked' generals

Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump for trash talking American generals during Wednesday night’s commander in chief forum on NBC.<p>“Let me be clear. Last night was yet another test, and Donald Trump failed yet again,” Clinton said at a press conference Thursday morning. “We saw more evidence that he …

Donald Trump

SpotHero is ready for the future of autonomous parking

SpotHero is not new to the on-demand parking game. It raised $2.5 million in 2012, and another $20 million in Series B funding in 2015. This for a service that allows drivers to prepay for a parking space in a garage via app before the car ever leaves the driveway.<p>“You can reserve a spot for three …

Parking

The 20-Something’s Guide to Anti-Aging

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Iranian faction among Kurds trained by US against militants

A new pot breathalyzer is on its way but many debate its effectiveness

Researchers from Stanford University have developed a "potalyzer," a device that can detect levels of THC in a human to determine if a driver is too …

Palestinian Leader Mahmoud Abbas Was KGB Spy in 1980s: Israeli Researchers

JERUSALEM — Soviet-era documents show that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas worked in the 1980s for the KGB, the now-defunct intelligence agency where Russian leader Vladimir Putin once served, Israeli researchers said on Thursday.<p>The Palestinian government denied that Abbas, who received a PhD …

Kate Middleton and Prince William Already Want Another Baby

The royals are looking to expand their family even more.<p>The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are parents to two little royals, and they seem to want a third. Kate Middleton and Prince William "want a third baby soon," a source close to the family told <i>US Weekly</i>. "It would not surprise me if they were …

These People Couldn't Believe How Much They Disliked the Starbucks PSL After a Blind Taste Test

"The Starbucks PSL tasted like a candle, full stop."<p>Happy Pumpkin Spice Latte season, everyone! The most wonderful time of the year, filled with oversize scarves, booties, and PSLs is finally upon us.<p>It's almost impossible to walk down the street without seeing at least one person drinking a …