Saturday June 24-th, 2017

United Nations agency applauds USA leadership on refugees as 10000th Syrian refugee arrives

Texas is appealing the dismissal of its lawsuit against the federal government and a refugee resettlement agency over the placement of Syrian refugees in the state. In the case of the United States, all refugees who are referred then undergo extens...

Obama's refugee program under pressure to reach resettlement goal

More than half of Scotland's local authorities have taken or agreed to take refugees, who can stay for five years before applying for permanent settlement. Obama sought a sixfold increase in the Syrian refugees provided safe haven in the United State...

USA meets resettlement goal of 10000 Syrian refugees

They're among the 10,000 refugees that the United States has taken in from Syria since last fall. UNHCR calls for increased efforts to provide Syrian refugees with additional safe and regular pathways for admission. The increase in Syrian refug...

How Will Alphabet (GOOGL) Stock React to Scrapping Modular Phone Production? How Will Alphabet (GOOGL) Stock React to Scrapping Modular Phone Production?

While Google will stop directly investing in Project Ara , it remains open to licensing the technology or finding a hardware maker interested in taking over, according to a source. Had Google pushed ahead with Ara, it would have marked a distinc...

TomTom announces three new fitness wearables; one measures body composition TomTom announces three new fitness wearables; one measures body composition

But the real highlight comes in the form of the body composition tech TomTom has included for the very first time in a wearable. You can view steps counted, calories burned, active minutes, distance traveled, and how much sleep you got the night befo...

Infinite Warfare's multiplayer beta kicks off 14th October on PS4 Infinite Warfare's multiplayer beta kicks off 14th October on PS4

For three days players will have the opportunity to try the new multiplayer modes of the games and interact with the developers. The mission shines because of its simplicity featuring a quick and quiet breach into a ship combined with a radio chatt...

Samsung's massive new Gear S3 goes official Samsung's massive new Gear S3 goes official

Launched at the IFA in Berlin , the watches are anticipated to hit shelves in time for Christmas. Although the Frontier is the more rugged of the two, both versions are rated at IP68, and they also sport "military level" durability , making...

New Alzheimer's drug trial clears toxic brain proteins and slows memory loss New Alzheimer's drug trial clears toxic brain proteins and slows memory loss

Most brains that are older have some plaques, but in Alzheimers, patients usually have a lot more than most people. So far there are no treatments available that are able to do this. Their scans showed a level of amyloid plaques very near the cuto...

India slams Pakistan for Nawaz Sharif's letter to UN chief India slams Pakistan for Nawaz Sharif's letter to UN chief

In yet another attempt to internationalise the Kashmir issue, Sharif has written to Ban-ki-Moon for the second time in a month to intervene by sending a fact-finding team to probe the alleged human rights violations in the Valley. On the US Secretary...

World's oldest fossils unveil life 3.7 billion years ago World's oldest fossils unveil life 3.7 billion years ago

Allen Nutman of the University of Wollongong in Australia and colleagues found the formations in ancient rock - itself hard to find because the planet recycles and melts old rock as the surface gets pushed down into the molten mantle over the mill...

International Space Station Flies Over 3 Hurricanes International Space Station Flies Over 3 Hurricanes

Though Lester is moving west across the Pacific towards Hawaii, it is expected to weaken to a tropical storm when it crosses the island. On Aug. 29 at 7:25 p.m. Hawaiian waters today, possibly becoming damaging along east facing shores of Hawaii ...

Million Hashed Dropbox Passwords Dumped Online Million Hashed Dropbox Passwords Dumped Online

Both independent researcher Troy Hunt and Dropbox have confirmed that the leaked data comes from a breach in 2012 of Dropbox's database. Last week Dropbox advised users with accounts from around or before 2012 to change their passwords....

Apple Watch 2 Release Date, Specs And Features Leaked Apple Watch 2 Release Date, Specs And Features Leaked

A photo of what appears to be a 334 mAh battery for the Apple Watch 2 has been leaked online. Currently, the 42mm models of the Apple Watch have a 246 milliamp-hour battery capacity. The current-gen Apple Watch successfully managed to beat its comp...

A Step-by-step Guide to Stop Facebook From Using Your WhatsApp Data A Step-by-step Guide to Stop Facebook From Using Your WhatsApp Data

These features are expected to start testing within the next few months. Whatsapp is making it clear that they are at least giving their current users a choice to opt-out of this change. WhatsApp carefully points out in the FAQ that it won't sha...

Apple CEO Tim Cook sold $36M worth of company stock this week Apple CEO Tim Cook sold $36M worth of company stock this week

According to the filing, Cook sold $36 million worth of this stock, and forfeited another $71 million to pay taxes - at least someone in Apple is doing this. "Investors are very happy and they are want Cook to push Apple harder to get even more p...

Meditrerranean diet 'better at treating heart disease than statins' Meditrerranean diet 'better at treating heart disease than statins'

Traditional Mediterranean cooks have no such problem, pounding them into pastes to thicken sauces and stews, tossing them into salads, bread and cakes - or simply nibbling a bowlful, with a glass of something cold, to sharpen the appetite before a me...

Apple Watch 2 image leaks reveal 35% bigger battery and thinner design Apple Watch 2 image leaks reveal 35% bigger battery and thinner design

Till now, there is no info regarding the 38 mm variant which currently sports a 205mAh battery. However, the photos do not offer any clue about the battery on the smaller 38mm model, which now comes equipped with a 205mAh battery. Glass-on-glass touc...

Bryan Stork fails Redskins physical, rights returned to Patriots Bryan Stork fails Redskins physical, rights returned to Patriots

Last year, David Andrews earned the starting center job as a rookie nearly by default, due to injuries to Bryan Stork. "It's disappointing", Redskins coach Jay Gruden told reporters Monday when asked about the Stork situation.;I'm sure he's disappo...

WWE crowns new Universal Champion WWE crowns new Universal Champion

So, are you looking forward to the Universal Championship reign of Kevin Owens? Not only is your boy KO the new WWE Universal champion and protected by based Haitch, but did you know he could see the future? Owens took the opportunity to pin Roll...

Singer Chris Brown posts videos as police wait outside home

Police Lt. Chris Ramirez told reporters that the call came early Tuesday from outside the residence in the Tarzana neighborhood. Chris Brown is reportedly in hot water for pulling out a gun during an argument with an as-yet-unidentified woman.

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