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'Ok Google' now works in Android Auto

With its large icons and stripped back interface, Android Auto is a simpler, safer way to access music and maps in your car. It's also designed for voice, and finally Google has enabled "Okay Google" commands for everyone. That means you don't have to touch the screen, or your phone, to start …

Israeli settlers vow to fight Christmas Day eviction

Dozens of Jewish settlers and their supporters have vowed to resist the imminent eviction of an illegal outpost in the West Bank, after recently rejecting a government relocation deal to move to a nearby hilltop.<p>The Amona settlement is located on private Palestinian land.<p>Israel’s Supreme Court has …

Aboriginal woman's slaying exposes Australia's racial divide

YAMBA, Australia (AP) — The life was long drained from Lynette Daley by the time the cops rolled up to the lonely beach where her naked body lay.<p>Her skin was cold, her lips were blue, and her blood was everywhere. It was between her legs and in a large clot by her feet. It was inside the four-wheel …

Crime
Donald Trump

Trump chooses pro-settlement hardliner as Israel envoy

<b>US President-elect Donald Trump has chosen right-winger David Friedman as America's next ambassador to Israel.</b><p>The 57-year-old lawyer is strongly critical of the long-held US goal of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.<p>He also supports Jewish settlement building in the occupied …

Israel