Stories about World News

Apr 14 2016

Facebook unleashes chat bots on Messenger with new suite of development tools

Chatbots are the future - thanks to Facebook , which announced yesterday it was jumping to the front of the parade by adding them to its Messenger platform . The techn...

Apr 13 2016

Man, woman beaten to death in Shakopee, Minn

Shakopee Police tell KARE 11 that the suspect in a double murder in Shakopee has killed himself in southeastern Minnesota. According to the Shakopee Valley News, neighbor...

Apr 13 2016

Facebook Live now streams from drones and other devices

The real answer looks to be a little more complicated. That's right, much of the presentation was dedicated to the ways that companies can use the Messenger Platform to...

Apr 13 2016

Woman who has Zika gives birth in Utah

Republicans on the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee said they would monitor the changing needs that will result from this unpredictable crisis. The cou...

Apr 13 2016

One Reason Ford (F) Stock is Higher Today

Later this year, the IIHS plans to test two of the most hotly-anticipated entrants to the full-sized truck segment, the new Nissan Titan and Honda Ridgeline. A spokesman ...

Apr 13 2016

Republican Cruz crushes Trump in Wisconsin

Of the five delegate candidates who correspond with the incorrect numbers of the Trump slate , two are unpledged and one will be bound to Trump rival Ted Cruz. But it is...

Apr 13 2016

Uber Gives 12 Million Users' Data to US Government Agencies

Uber said Tuesday hopes to provide similar analysis of its cooperation with regulators and law enforcement outside the United States, as well. Uber has released its f...

Apr 13 2016

Ex-American Bar Association chiefs push for vote on Garland

This reader recently read a letter to the Argus Leader , "Defending the U.S. Constitution", by Linda Schauer of Leola. Garland offered reporters a smile but no comme...

Apr 13 2016

After trashing Scott Walker, Trump now floats him as running mate

Donald Trump , in an interview with USA TODAY , floated the names of current and former rivals as potential vice presidents in a Trump administration, but none so fa...

Apr 13 2016

Syrian government launches offensive south of Aleppo

Meanwhile, the Islamic State - which, as mentioned, is not party to the ceasefire - succeeded in recapturing the northern Syrian town of al-Rai, several days after lo...

Apr 12 2016

San Antonio district fires officer who body-slammed girl

On March 29, Janissa Valdez , 12, was thrown to the ground by a school police officer named Joshua Kehm. On April 11, the San Antonio Independent School District (SA...

Apr 12 2016

After Wisconsin stumble, Trump moves to reshape his campaign

From here on, delegate accumulation matters above all. The state's Republican establishment coalesced around Cruz. Analysts have said that Cruz's extensive work on th...

Apr 12 2016

Lives of Texas campus victim, suspect violently intersect

Police have not released many details on Criner's background, though a person with the same name and birthdate as the suspect is listed in driver's license records as hav...

Apr 12 2016

Russian Federation defends selling arms to both Azerbaijan and Armenia

Protestors carrying Turkish and Azerbaijani flags marched from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street, where the prime minister's office and residence is located. This is not...

Apr 12 2016

Civil War IMAX Poster & Behind-The-Scenes Images

It's no secret that a new version of Spider-Man will make his debut in Captain America: Civil War before headlining his own standalone movie in 2017. The upcoming film ...

Apr 12 2016

Indian businessman may buy Tata Steel assets in the UK

Speaking to the BBC , he said jobs at Port Talbot could be saved if at least 700 workers in its blast furnaces were retrained. He previously told City A.M. What I am a...

Apr 12 2016

Brussels terror cell planned to attack Euro 2016

The series of arrests marks a big potential break in the Paris investigation and the search for those responsible for the Brussels bombings in which 32 people were kill...

Apr 12 2016

Poll shows 7 out of 10 don't like Trump

A Monmouth University poll released last week had Trump leading with 52%, followed by John Kasich at 25% and Cruz at 17%. Kasich's hope for the nomination is based on...

Apr 12 2016

Obama Using Unspent Ebola Funds to Fight Zika

But with mosquito season here, that could change - and soon. Zika is a mosquito-borne virus that has recently spread throughout about 30 countries, mostly in the Cari...

Apr 11 2016

Royal couple show their cricketing skills in Mumbai

This is the first time the Duke and Duchess embark on a trip to the region. While he played that one, William was caught on the second delivery. She and William have a ...