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by | December 27, 2017 | 01:39

Amazon's Fire TV Stick was the top-selling line of streaming-media players in the U.S., U.K., Germany, and Japan on the site, with the site selling twice as many Fire TV Sticks this year vs. Echo Dot , Echo Spot and Echo Buttons all sold out. Oh, and the most requested song from Alexa users this season? The recipe for chocolate chip cookies was the most requested recipe this holiday season .

by | December 26, 2017 | 02:00

According to the Bell County Sheriff's Office, the man shot and killed one of the dogs, but the other ran off. Deputies believe it is injured and say that the dogs do not belong to the couple. The attack happened near Highway 66 in the Wiser Branch area where deputies said they found the couple had been "savagely attacked by two pit bulls".

by | December 26, 2017 | 01:56

The first fire happened at a home near the area of Wright Avenue and Blaine Avenue around 9:00 p.m. Authorities said the homeowner called 911 to report smoke that was in her attic. Firefighters put out the fire fairly quickly. Fire officials say the building contained 17 rooms, and all but one side of the building was completely destroyed.

by | December 26, 2017 | 01:47

After the BJP swept the recently-concluded state election and suffered a shock loss in Prem Kumar Dhumal's defeat, the race for chief ministership opened up. For his part, 52-year-old Thakur, who has been the head of the state unit of the party twice and was considered the second-in-line for the CM's post for a long time, said that: "We will deliver the promises made and will work round the clock to ensure progress and development of Himachal Pradesh".

by | December 25, 2017 | 16:32

Trump tweeted. The plan, which critics say benefits the wealthy more than the middle class, lowers the corporate tax rate down from 35% to 21%, almost doubles the standard deduction for individuals, repeals the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act and restructures the way pass-through businesses are taxed.

by | December 25, 2017 | 16:31

In some circles, Vodafone is offering a new plan of Rs 269, which offers 1GB data per day and unlimited voice calls including home and national roaming calls, but it doesn't offer any SMS benefits. On the other hand, Jio is offering unlimited calls without any limit on both its new year plans. As the telecom battle gets stiff, major service providers have started pushing dirt cheap offers, each passing day.

by | December 25, 2017 | 16:32

The Dubai carrier, however, didn't disclose the reason behind the Tunisian authorities decision. "We contacted our Tunisian brothers about security information that required taking specific procedures", Emirati Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash said via a Twitter post on Sunday.

by | December 24, 2017 | 01:13

Army chief General Bipin Rawat recently held that peace talks with Pakistan could take place only when it stopped supporting terrorists in Jammu & Kashmir. Defence sources, however, said four Army personnel were killed in the "unprovoked" firing. Lance Naik Gurmail Singh aged 34 years, belonged to District Amritsar, Punjab and is survived by his wife Smt kuljit Kaur and a daughter.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:07

Castro, 86, previously said he would retire on February 24 when elections to the National Assembly were initially scheduled. Cuban officials chose to push back the highly anticipated transition because the government in September delayed legislative elections in the wake of damage caused by Hurricane Irma.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:01

The House of Delegates race in Virginia's 94th district ended in a tie today (Dec. 20) after a judicial panel re-examined a ballot from Tuesday's recount that had originally ended with Democrat Shelly Simonds being declared the victor by a margin of a single vote .

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:07

Thomas Bossert, counterterrorism adviser to President Trump, said the US has evidence that "cyber affiliates of the North Korean government" were involved in the attack. "WannaCry was indiscriminately reckless", Bossert said. Officials, however, said they weren't going to release that evidence. The U.S.is not the first one to accuse North Korea of being the mastermind of the attack.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:00

Southwest wind at 6 miles per hour. Let's call it seasonably chilly with afternoon highs in the low 40s tomorrow , and easing back into the upper 30s on Thursday . Rain chance around 70%. That too will be a brief shot of warmth, as much colder air is poised to return to the area around or just after Christmas. Clouds will increase and thicken on Friday as the atmosphere moistens as winds shift from the southeast.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:17

Israeli officials threatened to retaliate against a teenage girl and her family after a video spread across social media of her slapping an Israeli soldier . "Ahed was telling the soldiers to get away from our home", Bassem said. Neighbours joined the scene in an attempt to force the soldiers to leave. The Israeli army spokesperson said the soldiers had acted in a "professional and restrained manner".

by | December 19, 2017 | 10:52

Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert made the announcement in a Wall Street Journal op-ed, and was expected to provide more details in a briefing with reporters. Security experts, however, traced the exploitation of that weakness back to the U.S. National Security Agency; it was part of a cache of stolen NSA cyberweapons publicly released by a group of hackers known as the Shadow Brokers.

by | December 19, 2017 | 10:45

Britain's Permanent Representative Matthew Ryrcroft reflected the views of the other members when he said the United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital had no legal affect and his country disagreed with it. "The United States chooses to disregard global law and ignore the worldwide consensus", he charged. "We are ready to become an honest mediator here", he said.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:55

The two states are scheduled for assembly polls in the next 12-months. The Prime Minister is on a visit to Mizoram and Meghalaya ahead of elections in both the states next year. "You don't have to send your grievances to Delhi (Central Government), as authorities from Delhi will come to you themselves". The Prime Minister further added that the Centre had approved Rs 32000 crore for 4000 kilometers of National Highways across the North-East.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:53

The Sheriff says it appears the young woman had plenty of defensive wounds, meaning she desperately tried to fend off the dogs before her death. According to police, the woman's father reported her missing and called 911 saying he hadn't seen his daughter in almost two days.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:46

Also on Saturday Kory Langhofer , a general counsel for TFA, sent a letter to chairs of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Beckler died in September. Two administration officials meanwhile Sunday sought to downplay speculation that Trump was preparing to fire Mueller, who was appointed after Trump abruptly fired then Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, who was leading an agency ...

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:10

The annual events are a huge tourist attraction during the Christmas season. Festivities in the mostly-Muslim town in Israel will go on mostly as planned, contrary to what mayor Ali Salam said in a press conference on Thursday. Protests have rocked the Middle East and Muslim countries in Asia, and several people have died as a result. But the militant Palestinian group Hamas said Trump's decision "opens the gates of hell".

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:53

Snow is expected to develop by 9 p.m. and could fall heavily for a time over night before diminishing between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. and ending around dawn. The heaviest snow has moved out of the area. The NWS gave a little tutorial to its potential helpers this morning, as the latest snowmaker ramps up and threatens to make our evening commute treacherous in some spots.

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:32

There is no one I trust more to assume the responsibilities of this important office. In a news release, Dayton said during her time as Lieutenant Governor, Smith has focused on building an economy that works "for all Minnesotans, and making state government work better for the people it serves".

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:32

Mr. Cooper's Twitter account fired back after Mr. Trump tweeted that he knew Republican Roy Moore would lose the Senate special election in Alabama to Democrat Doug Jones . Smartphones are frequently locked with a passcode or fingerprint ID. Prior to Wednesday, no new tweets were posted by the account since Sunday. And a hack is what CNN's PR attributed the tweet to later in the morning.

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:31

This week, the GRPD released a 45-second clip of an officer's body camera footage documenting the arrest, which shows that a cop pointed a gun at Hodges as she was handcuffed in front of her mother, who plead that her daughter is only 11 years old.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:51

Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital has sparked protests across the world. "It's unfortunate that the Palestinian Authority is walking away again from an opportunity to discuss the future of the region". Hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees live in Lebanon, including those who fled or were expelled from their homes after Israel's founding, as well as their descendants.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:52

There have been issues in the past which Tyson has admitted to. "We, as a responsible organization, have to make sure our boxers are fit and healthy". We have records and medical documentation with regard to that. Tyson Fury secured the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight belts by defeating Klitschko in Dusseldorf in November 2015, although he was forced to relinquish the IBF title soon afterwards, having refused to fight the organisation's mandatory challenger.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:14

When Nelson finally admitted that the yearbook was altered, she received much more "help" from ABC News, whose reporter Tom Llamas nearly seemed to be coaching her. Allred said Friday that she will hold a press conference later in the day to address the authenticity of Moore's signature. Campaign officials did not take any questions from reporters.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:18

In areas with low light pollution in the northern hemisphere, the shower's peak may bring as many as 120 meteors per hour streaking across the sky. He said: "This is the chance to witness the most active and reliable meteor shower of the year".

by | December 11, 2017 | 02:14

The Louvre Abu Dhabi which opened last month and now will house Leonardo's Salvator Mundi . A document seen by Reuters showed that a Saudi prince was authorized to purchase the painting on behalf of the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:08

This morning, the president added piled onto his criticism of the network, claiming that the misreporting of the email's date was a "vicious and purposeful mistake" on CNN's part. and others in the Trump Organization received an email in September 2016 offering a decryption key and website address for hacked WikiLeaks documents, according to an email provided to congressional", the report said.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:39

The Internet was set abuzz by the slurred speech at the end of Trump's speech on Wednesday, particularly the way he said "God bless the United States". It is the first time the White House has committed to releasing records about Mr Trump's health, something his predecessors did regularly. Trump also discussed his health during a taping of "The Dr.