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Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

It's no secret we've had a couple vacancies, including our Communications Director - he's been gone for a while ... We have been seeking input from individuals as far as ideas they have. "The president clearly wants a bill that has heart in it", Spicer said, referring to a report that Trump told tech CEOs the current GOP bill "needs more heart". Read More »

Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

A spokesman for the Belgian federal police said the suspected attacker is dead. Social media images showed an intense yet contained ball of fire in a almost empty underground arrival hall. She says at first sight no one else appears to have been wounded. Brussels Central was evacuated and searched, with rail services from the station suspended. Read More »

Led Coalition Downs Pro-Regime Drone In South-East Syria

On Sunday, the U.S. shot down a Syrian plane that had dropped bombs near its ground-partnered Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) south of Tabqa about two hours after SDF fighters were wounded in an earlier attack by pro-Syrian regime forces in Ja'Din. Read More »

Public funeral planned for Otto Warmbier in Cincinnati

The end is a tragic one, and yet sobering when you consider that Warmbier isn't North Korea's only American prisoner; three others could face similar fates. "They wanted to deal with a new administration, so I think that caused a delay", he said. "Earlier this year, Cindy and I decided the time for strategic patience was over", he said, making a reference to the Obama administration's failed North Korea policy. Read More »

Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'; public service set

Pledging to prevent future tragedies happening to other innocent Americans, President Trump said his administration will "handle" the threat of Kim Jong-un. Shutter, who trained several members of Warmbier's medical team when she was at the Cincinnati medical center, said he would have been given the best care possible at the OH facility. Read More »

Public funeral planned for U.S. student freed from North Korea

It may never be known, but there are some clues - as well as widespread speculation. Warmbier, 22, was a student at the University of Virginia when he was arrested in Pyongyang in early January 2016, accused of trying to steal a propaganda poster from an employee area of his hotel. Read More »

Spicer: Warmbier's Death a 'Shame,' China Needed to Help More

Several neurologists agreed that there is no way to know for certain what caused Warmbier's coma - it could have been anything from an allergic reaction to a drug overdose to strangulation or some other kind of torture. Based on what the Cincinnati doctors had said publicly, Laskowitz said Warmbier was not brain dead when he returned; he could breathe on his own, despite the devastating injury. Read More »

Spicer expected to take less public role

Some blame Spicer's inability to keep ahead of Trump's lies, others in the media say that whether they are broadcast or not, they are not particularly useful to either the media or the public. As to whether Trump shares that conclusion, Spicer said, "I have not sat down and asked him about his specific reaction to them". David Martosko - the United States political editor of, who during the campaign earned a reputation for flattering coverage of Trump , with whom he ... Read More »

Tropical Storm Warnings and Flood Watch Issued for the Gulf Coast

A tropical storm watch is in place for Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao. Forecasters say the Alabama and MS coasts could be inundated with as much as 15 inches of rain from the tropical storm. Bret is moving towards the west northwest at around 21mph (33kmph). In today's blog we track two tropical systems and breakdown any impacts they may have on our local area. Read More »

Father accused of killing his two young children before hanging himself


Two young children in Santa Rosa , California were killed over the weekend, apparently by their own father, before he took his own life, KRON reports. Deputies say Camara and the children's mother were involved in a custody dispute before the double murder-suicide. According to KTVU , the deputies concluded that the father was extending his visit with his children . Read More »

After Warmbier's death, United States weighs travel ban on North Korea


His comment could signal he is ready to play hardball with the Chinese, or at last send a message to China that the United States feels they are not coming to the table with a strong hand due to their continued trade with North Korea. He said the form would require Americans to affirm they're aware of what's transpired to other USA citizens, such as Warmbier, whom the senator said was " murdered " by the North. Read More »

Death of Otto Warmbier under investigation by OH coroner

Today President Trump made some additional comments on the death of Otto Warmbier , saying that "he should have been brought home a long time ago". The circumstances of his detention in North Korea and what medical treatment he may have received there remained a mystery, but relatives have said his condition suggested that he had been physically abused by his captors. Read More »

Check Out Hitman for Free on Your Platform of Choice


The first episode, including all the content that came with it - the story missions, escalation contacts, Achievements/Trophies, challenges, and all Contracts - will be included with this. 17 trophies/achievementsThe Independence of IO Interactive " To maximise player satisfaction as well as market potential going forward, we are focusing our resources and energies on key franchises and studios. Read More »

Twitch signs exclusive esports deal for 20 Overwatch, Hearthstone, and Heroes events


As part of this partnership and promotion, Twitch Prime members all over the world are entitled to unlock special in-game loot and deals for games like Overwatch , Hearthstone , and Heroes of the Storm . "We founded Twitch as a gaming platform heavily based on our community's reaction to games like Blizzard's StarCraft II ", Twitch COO Kevin Lin. The offer lets you get an free loot box if you have an Amazon Prime account. Read More »

What iOS 11 reveals about the upcoming iPhone 8

If you download it now, you should be ready for the iOS 11 public beta release , but you can only download the iOS 10.3.3 public beta at this point. For those unaware, a similar method of setting up is now available if you bought a brand new Apple TV 4. If you run into problems, you can downgrade from the iOS 11 beta to iOS 10 . Read More »

Iran Missile Strike Missed Target — Times of Israel


It is unclear whether the IRGC also coordinated with Iraq prior to launching the missiles into Iraqi airspace. Yesterday the IRGC fired six Zolfaghar ballistic missiles into Syria. The IRGC had vowed to avenge the bloodshed, saying that "the spilling of any innocent blood will not go unanswered". "Harsher slap is underway". Comments by the IRGC and Iranian officials have led many to believe that the move was not only about taking out those Iran blames for the Tehran attack. Read More »

President Trump Tweets Support for Republican Candidate in Georgia Special Election


The campaign has seen about $ 50 million spent promoting the candidates - making it the most expensive House race in the nation's history, Time magazine reported. Ossoff is a 30-year-old former congressional staffer turned documentary filmmaker. (And that was a presidential election year.) This campaign has featured a unique level of spending, and the quantifiable factors that come with it, like volume of advertising and voter awareness or burnout. Read More »

Tropical Storm Bret forms, flood watch issued in Florida


Persons with marine interests in St Lucia are strongly advised to exercise extreme caution. It had maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 kph) with higher gusts, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami . Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center are watching two tropical systems in the Atlantic basin that have a potential to become tropical storms in the next couple of days. Read More »

Indian American selected among 12 NASA astronaut candidates

Requirements to apply were US citizenship, a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in a science, technology, engineering or math field and at least three years of related experience, or at least 1,000 hours of pilot-in-command time in jet aircraft. Read More »

Want to save your Instagram live video? Now you can


Instagram is also changing its live video feature so users can now share those live videos to their Stories. The new feature should begin rolling out to all users on iOS and Android in the coming days as a part of Instagram v10.26. When asked about copying Snapchat and its platform, Carolyn Everson, Facebook's global head of sales, was dismissive to say the least. People and businesses like the Stories format, she said. Read More »

US Reports a Major Milestone in Wind and Solar Power


India's draft National Energy Plan, updated past year, estimates that the country will have as much as 175 GW of installed renewable capacity by 2022. From a reliability perspective, this is a positive development. This would allow them to save surplus electrical power for later use. But some states that get huge percentages of their electricity from wind and solar may surprise you: Iowa (37%), Oklahoma (25%), North Dakota (21%), and Kansas (30%). Read More »

NASA Discovers 219 New Planets with Kepler Mission; 10 Are Earth-Size

Seven of the Earth-size planets circle stars that are just like ours, not cool dwarf ones that require a planet to be quite close to its star for the right temperature. "I am really excited to see what people are going to do with this catalog". It was created to survey part of the galaxy to see how frequent planets are and how frequent Earth-size and potentially habitable planets are. Read More »