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by | February 26, 2018 | 12:08

The likely hope is that any user who has sensitive information stored in their iCloud accounts would have already deleted them and automated connection with the online storage service would be severed. According to Apple, for the first time the company will store the keys for Chinese iCloud accounts in China itself. Some in China must be in shock that Apple has betrayed their trust.

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:57

Sixteen Turkish women have been sentenced to death by hanging after having been found guilty of joining ISIS , Iraqi judiciary officials announced Sunday. Aged between 20 and 50, the women said they had entered Iraq illegally to join their husbands who were heading to fight for the self-proclaimed "caliphate" straddling vast areas of Iraq and Syria , the official added.

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:51

Australian journalist Charles Wooley opened the segment by noting how attractive Ardern is, and later pressed on with a freaky line of questioning about her pregnancy, and the exact timing of the conception of her baby. He posted on Twitter: "Was interested in the Jacinda Ardern interview on 60 Minutes , but he [Charles Wooley] made it cringeworthy". During the 60 Minutes interview, which aired on Sunday, February 25, she appeared visibly uncomfortable when asked when her child was ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:34

He won the support of 54-percent of the delegates at the state convention this weekend. But she still won the nomination in the primary. This time around, there's no Republican running in the contest, meaning a showdown between de Leon and Feinstein was likely from the start.

by | February 26, 2018 | 11:06

The navy made the announcement at CFB Esquimalt on Sunday saying they are closely monitoring the situation. About 30,000 litres of fuel leaked from the HMCS Calgary. Zwick said officials at Environment and Climate Change Canada have "completed detailed modelling of what would be the potential effects of this spill on the shoreline".

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:55

Joho alluded that Kalonzo, Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula were cowards, hence, their move to skip Raila Odinga's mock swearing in ceremony at Uhuru Park on January 30. He further called on local leaders to focus on delivering their promises to the voter, instead of the unending political squabbles. "Kalonzo has been consulting widely over the issue which has been fueled by the coalition partner resulting in name calling and insults", said a statement from Wiper late Saturday.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:44

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) has risen 4.28% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.10% the S&P500. Columbia Wanger Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Aspen Technology Inc ( AZPN ) by 28.52% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:36

Moving the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was a campaign promise made by presidential candidate Donald Trump. On Friday, Washington announced that it would move its embassy on 14 May, to coincide with the day the state of Israel was established and officially recognized by the USA administration in 1948.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:58

Broward County Sheriff's Deputy Scot Peterson resigned Thursday after he was suspended for failing to enter the school during the shooting . The father of Meadow Pollack , who was killed last week, said he was speaking Wednesday because his daughter couldn't.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:39

Local officials declared a state of emergency in three cities and asked that traffic be limited to first responders and emergency personnel. About 19 people had been evacuated from homes in Elkhart, where emergency crews used boats and an armored vehicle to respond, Mayor Tim Neese said Wednesday.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:48

The push to make schools safer came as the local sheriff's office released details of almost two dozen visits to the residences of Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old behind the assault at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Florida.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:43

The Rail and Maritime Trade Union has given Auckland Transport notice of its intent to take the action, starting on Monday and running through to Friday, March 16. "With train managers on every train, the public can feel safe knowing a skilled, uniformed member of staff is never far away", says John Kerr. The Rail and Maritime Union said it had safety concerns about a proposal to give train drivers the responsibility of opening and closing doors.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:39

The North Korean delegation to the South was led by General Kim Yong Chol, who held an hour-long meeting with President Moon Jae-in ahead of the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics. The delegation, which included North Korea leader Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, held talks with the leadership of the South. Washington , which describes its approach to Pyongyang as "maximum pressure and engagement", announced a raft of new sanctions against it Friday.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:23

However, the Legislature's Republican leadership proposed letting teachers carry a gun if they have had law enforcement training. Earlier this week, Stoneman Douglas students met with President Trump at the White House , others appeared at a CNN town hall and thousands of students marched in Tallahassee , Florida's capital.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:25

At a closed-door meeting before a banquet Friday night at the presidential compound, Moon told Trump that talks on denuclearization and the inter-Korean dialogue must move forward side by side, Moon's press secretary, Yoon Young-chan, told reporters.

by | February 26, 2018 | 08:17

The Chief Minister has been advised to refrain from public interaction due to the risk of infection, and took rest during the weekend. Parrikar, aged 62, was brought to the GMCH in a wheelchair, and that he was accompanied by a family member, the official said.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:06

CDU is set to vote on the deal at its meeting tomorrow, but with the expected move to assuage her critics, approval is thought likely to be a formality. Anja Karliczek, a senior CDU MP, was tapped to run the education ministry. After 12 years as chancellor and about 18 years as CDU chief, Merkel's authority is starting to wane.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:56

CLEVELAND - After attempting just four free throws in a 110-94 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James said that National Basketball Association officiating caters more to outside shooters than players who regularly drive to the basket.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:11

The Colorado State Patrol said the SUV was trying to cross or merge onto Highway 82 when it was broadsided by the RFTA bus. The crash apparently occurred as Fegan attempted to merge onto the highway before running out of room. Fegan's five-year-old son and a 29-year-old woman were also in the SUV and airlifted to a hospital in Denver with "serious injuries". No one on the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority commuter bus was hurt.

by | February 26, 2018 | 06:46

If that was the case they would of let us go in and provide the solution. "They don't care about the people". This is news that will certainly anger the people of Puerto Rico who have been without power since September of past year. His org, Akon Lighting Africa , has brought light to 14 African countries and he says he could have done the same for Puerto Rico, but even in disaster politics reigns supreme.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:27

The vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree before coming to a stop in the opposite lane. The driver of the auto, Antonio Knox Sr., was pronounced dead at the scene and a second victim was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries.

by | February 26, 2018 | 07:18

A report published by the Israeli human rights organization Yesh Din stated that Israeli settlers enjoy widespread impunity for their attacks against Palestinians in the West Bank. Israel pulled out of Gaza in 2005, and it is now ruled by Hamas. According to Hamdan, these issues included Hamas-Fatah reconciliation; secret US proposals for a final Israel-Palestine settlement (dubbed the "Deal of the century"); and the possibility of fresh Israeli aggression against the Hamas-run Gaza Strip.

by | February 26, 2018 | 06:02

The powerful gun lobby group does not support Mr Trump's proposals to raise the age limit for buying certain types of guns and to ban bump stocks that enable semi-automatic rifles to shoot hundreds of rounds a minute, a spokeswoman said on ABC's "This Week".

by | February 26, 2018 | 05:08

Describing her as "Bollywood's Woman Superstar", Rao said: "Sridevi was one of the most talented and versatile actresses who dominated the silver screen for almost three decades". The whole country is mourning the death of the iconic actress on Saturday night. She was was in Dubai to attend the marriage function of actress Sonam Kapoor's cousin Mohit Marwah, along with husband Boney Kapoor and younger daughter Khushi.

by | February 26, 2018 | 06:11

Congressional Democrats and Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC, who helped draft the GOP memo, have said it shouldn't be used to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Trump's campaign and Russia's election interference.

by | February 26, 2018 | 04:56

It is reported that Modi fled the country with his brother Nishal, a Belgian citizen, and his wife on January 1; Choksi left on January 6. Meanwhile, the the Enforcement Directorate (ED) that is probing the money laundering angle in the loan fraud scam, will soon send Letters Rogatory (judicial requests) to over a dozen countries-including Belgium, Hong Kong, the U.S., the UK, Dubai, Singapore, Switzerland and South Africa-for seeking information about the overseas businesses and assets of ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 04:13

QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since February 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.01% the S&P500. Cincinnati Insurance Company increased Magellan Midstream Partners ( MMP ) stake by 29.33% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:44

The Marine Corps says the sailor was hit by the spinning tail rotor of a Venom helicopter Wednesday evening and died at a hospital shortly before 6 a.m. Morgan M. Frazer. An investigation into the mishap is ongoing. The 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing is one of the major aviation subdivisions of the Marine Corps along the west coast.

by | February 26, 2018 | 05:01

Financial Partners Capital Management LLC now owns 121,624 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $11,616,000 after acquiring an additional 2,275 shares during the last quarter. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, October 6 by Citigroup. Bridger Management Llc, which manages about $3.11 billion and $1.67 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Incyte Corp (NASDAQ:INCY) by 52,772 shares to 315,262 shares, valued at $36.80 million in 2017Q3, according to the ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:29

Among 8 analysts covering Cheniere Energy Partners LP ( NYSEMKT:CQP ), 7 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. The stock of Harman International Industries (NYSE:HAR) earned "Mkt Perform" rating by FBR Capital on Friday, August 5.

by | February 26, 2018 | 02:43

Last summer, Oakland city council voted to end an agreement the city had with ICE that allowed police to work with ICE. ICE has led well-publicized immigration raids in California over the past year. ICE officials issued a statement in response to Schaaf's release saying, "There are ICE operations every day and it is unclear what the mayor is referring to".

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:48

As noted, the wounded were helped to return to Russian Federation, where they undergo courses of treatment in different medical institutions. Putin praised Russian servicemen who participated and are participating in military operations in Syria , which showed that they have been well-trained and committed to their duty with dignity, resolution and courage to the end.

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:53

The US delegation at the closing ceremony was led by Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump , but US officials had earlier ruled out a meeting between her and the North Koreans. In dealing with North Korea, Trump has bounced between threatening military action and saying he would be willing to talk to the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, under the right conditions.

by | February 26, 2018 | 01:28

Iran said pro-Damascus forces would press ahead with attacks on an insurgent enclave near the Syrian capital, as ground fighting raged on there in defiance of a United Nations resolution demanding a 30-day truce across the country. "If security council members want to save lives in eastern Ghouta, they must enforce [the] resolution", said Ibrahim al-Assil of the Syrian Nonviolence Movement.

by | February 26, 2018 | 00:54

I think I saw her last month. She worked very hard since her childhood. As per a report in Spotboye, "It is also being said that before taking the body to Pawan Hans crematorium, it will be brought to Bhagyalaxmi, Boney Kapoor's office".