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American General In Syria Confirms US Forces Killed Hundreds Of Russians In Massive Battle

US Army Brigadier General Jonathan Braga also said he was 'absolutely worried' the situation could have escalated in a bigger conflict.<p>US Army<p>A …

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 By the Numbers

Nine of the ZR1's most important stats<p>The Corvette ZR1 has finally been revealed, and as expected it’s a numbers machine. We don’t know everything about the ZR1 yet, but here are the most important figures released so far.<p><b>755/715</b> – Chevy estimates the output of the ZR1 to be 755 hp and 715 lb-ft of …

Sports Cars

White House reacts to North Korea missile threat

ABC News' Cecilia Vega reports on President Trump's pledge of "fire and fury" in response to North Korea threats and new details of reported …

U.S. May Begin Airstrikes Against ISIS in Philippines

World<p>The Pentagon is considering a plan that allows the U.S. military to conduct airstrikes on ISIS in the Philippines, two defense officials told NBC News.<p>The authority to strike ISIS targets as part of collective self-defense could be granted as part of an official military operation that may be …

Hours before missile strikes, Hillary Clinton said the US should attack Assad’s airfields

The US military launched dozens of missiles at an airfield in western Syria today (April 6), days after the Syrian government allegedly used chemical weapons against civilians.<p>Hours before that, Hillary Clinton gave an interview to New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof at an event in New York …

A tale of two smartwatch Kickstarters

Should we add smarts to a mechanical watch, or add mechanical parts to a smartwatch?<p>Should a hybrid smartwatch take modern tech back in time or bring legacy timekeeping mechanisms to today’s digital watches? Two new smartwatches hit Kickstarter this morning, peddling radically different visions of …

[Deal Alert] Motorola's fitness-oriented Moto 360 Sport is just $103.99 on Amazon right now ($96 off)

The Moto 360 Sport goes on sale pretty frequently, but that doesn't discount the fact that it's a pretty good smartwatch, especially for exercise use …

Mobile Technology

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Canada

Guess How Many Americans Struggle to Come Up With $400

It's a pretty scary number.<p>It seems like every time we get new statistics on how Americans are saving, the numbers just keep getting worse. A study …

Life begins to return to main drag of Fort McMurray

Life returned to Fort McMurray's main drag for the first weekend since wildfire triggered the city's chaotic evacuation a month ago, with businesses preparing to open and city workers planting flowers to bring back homey touches.<p>Several grocery stores and pharmacies were open, though some shelves …

Fort McMurray

10 Reasons You Should Lease a Car

I have been around the auto industry for 30 years starting my career there. I have been lucky enough to work with the top car dealers and manufacturers in the world. As an automotive-insider I know all the tricks of the business. When people find out about my connection with the auto business they …

North Korea Is 'One Pandemic Away From Collapse' Says Former US Nuclear Negotiator | VICE News

<b>Read and watch more about North Korea in "March Madness," a VICE News special section on the Hermit Kingdom.</b><p>North Korea launched a pair of short-range ballistic missiles into the sea on Thursday, defying UN Security Council resolutions and threatening South Korea for hosting joint military drills …

FBI penetrated New York-based Russian spy ring using recorders hidden in binders

The hours of covert recordings from 2013 were disclosed in papers filed in Manhattan federal court on Tuesday in the case of Evgeny Buryakov, a Russian citizen who US prosecutors say posed as a banker while participating in a Cold War-style spy ring.<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation's eavesdrops …

Osama Bin Laden Worried Wife Had Tracking Device in Her Tooth

Investigations<p>WASHINGTON — Al Qaeda's leaders were increasingly worried about spies in their midst, drones in the air and secret tracking devices reporting their movements, documents seized in the 2011 raid on Osama bin Laden's Pakistani hideout reveal.<p>Translated and declassified by U.S. …

Osama Bin Laden

Used car market to be turned upside down by financing deals

The used car market could be revolutionised by personal contract plans, the financing deals that have driven sales of new vehicles to record levels, according to the boss of Britain’s biggest car dealer.<p>Trevor Finn, chief executive of Pendragon, says the way motorists buy second-hand cars is being …

The Latest: Trump promises cease-and-desist letters to China

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 campaign for president (all times local):<p>12:20 a.m.<p>Donald Trump, in a 2002 interview with radio personality …

Jeb Bush's pro-gun 'America' tweet is met with responses of Oreos, hotdogs and oppression

Jeb Bush can’t stay out of the news today. Just a few hours after Donald Trump snatched his domain (which Bush forgot to renew) and forwarded it to DonaldTrump.com, the former governor of Florida is back in the spotlight over a tweet, of all things.<p>Hard Fork?Hard Fork.HARD FORK<p>Bush’s tweet, a …

Jeb Bush

The best custom keyboard for the iPhone is now on Android too

Slash's main feature is a blue forward slash key that sits at the bottom of the keyboard. This slash works wonders by allowing you to call up things from your favorite apps without leaving messages (or whatever app you are typing in, let's say Twitter).<p>Here's an example of how Slash works.<p>If you …

Actual Exchanges Between Pilots And Control Towers. The Last One Is Gold.

<b>Tower:</b> "TWA 2341, for noise reduction turn right 45 Degrees."<p><b>TWA 2341:</b> "Center, we are at 35,000 feet. How much noise can we make up here?"<p><b>Tower:</b> …

Russia’s ‘right to be forgotten’ bill comes into effect

President Vladimir Putin signed the “right to be forgotten” bill into law on July 14, 2015, and the legislation came into force on the first day of …

Engines

A CEO says neither your salary nor job title is most crucial to building wealth in your 20s

"Most people fail to realize that in life, it's not how much money you make. It's how much money you keep," writes Robert Kiyosaki in the personal-finance classic, "Rich Dad Poor Dad."<p>That doesn't mean your job doesn't matter.<p>"When you think long term, the company you join is far more important in …

Compensation

9 Gmail hacks that will supercharge your inbox

Want to get rid of a bunch of emails in a jiffy? Or how about a one-click way to escape reply-all hell?<p>Thanks to a bunch of Chrome extensions, cloud services, and some of Google's own built-in features, Gmail users have a solid edge in answering those questions in the quest to achieve inbox zero.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Woman’s car rats her out to police after drunk driving accident

Ford’s Sync infotainment system can be a very helpful companion when you’re driving. Be careful, though: Sync’s helpfulness can also lead to a free …

11 incredible spy gadgets from CIA history

CIA operatives may not use jetpacks or laser-powered watches, but they do have a few tricks up their sleeves.<p>At the CIA Museum in Washington, DC, you can get a glimpse of the gadgets used in past spy missions.<p>The agency has declassified 600 out of some 20,000 objects used by CIA operatives …

Remote Controls

Mercedes-Benz Wants to Beat Google, Uber to Our Driverless Future

The future of transit may be services over product; Mercedes is betting on both.<p>At a recent tour of the Mercedes-Benz research and development lab in Sunnyvale, Calif., a space meant to showcase a command of innovation for the future of transit, the luxury carmaker did something counterintuitive: …

Don't Let Bad Credit Keep You From Starting a Business

<i>By Benjamin Pimentel</i><p>You have a great idea for a small business based on a promising market opportunity. You're ready to take the plunge.<p>But there's a problem: money. You don't have any. Neither do you have savings nor potential investors to tap. And your credit is in such bad shape that a loan from …

Armed robber hits Royal Bank branch in Regina

Regina police are searching for one person who allegedly held up a Royal Bank branch in the city's northwest Tuesday morning.<p>The robbery happened …