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Pennsylvania Residents And NORML To Rally In Harrisburg For Marijuana Legalization

The voters of OR spoke clearly when they voted for cannabis legalization that they not only wanted to see marijuana taxed and regulated, they wanted to see the ...


California Police Refuse to Assist ICE in Immigration Enforcement Ops

The Chronicle's source estimated that arrests will number in excess of 1,500, and that the operation would target illegal aliens who have already received f...


Belgium Pledges $23M Over 3 Years to Save UNWRA From US Cuts

But when asked if halving the budget to Palestinian refugees was meant as punitive measure related to the criticisms raised by Israeli officials, State Departm...


Newark makes short list for Amazon's 2nd headquarters

The company estimates Amazon HQ2 will employ up to 50,000 people in high paying positions. The other 19 locations it will consider are all in the US and inc...


National Park System Advisory Board members quit

Swift said in her email the department has "a number of individuals" who would like to join the board. "The department showed no interest in learning about or...


Trump Is Now Claiming He Wants Immigrants To Come In From "Everywhere"

Which is why the president's tweeting is "not a bad idea", she continued. "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any pr...


Preparing for Day Zero

Many residents are skeptical the city will take such a drastic action, but officials have already planned for Day Zero . "At this point we must assume that t...


Trump lawyer used private DE company to pay adult film star

She went on a "listening tour", met with consultants and began to brainstorm possible donors. Donald Trump's reported affair with porn queen Stormy Danie...


Overland routes linking South and North Korea to reopen during Pyeongchang Olympics

The Games will begin on February 9 in Pyeongchang, South Korea , and the women's ice-hockey squad will be the first combined Korean team for the Olympics , an...


Apple follows Amazon; announces plans of setting up campus

The company has data centres in seven states. Apple pointed out that the need to bring more programmers into the field is of dire importance. Apple , whi...


Here's When Amazon's Music Streaming Service Is Coming To Australia

Alexa is Amazon's own digital assistant, the voice behind the Echo range of speakers and bitter rival of Google's own smart assistant ecosystem, now comprised...


N.Korea denies WannaCry cyberattack involvement

Foreign Office Minister Lord Ahmad said in a statement that, "The UK's National Cyber Security Centre assesses it is highly likely that North Korean actors kn...


Kevin Spacey sexual harassment row: Scotland Yard investigates new allegation against actor

Spacey has also been hit with allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment from co-workers and former staffers on the set of TV drama House of Cards . Th...


Bitcoin falls below $10000 as regulatory fears over cryptocurrency rise

The top 10 cryptocurrencies on the market all fell just as much - or even more than - Bitcoin in value, signifying that it is not Bitcoin which lost value...


Days after Hawaii's false missile alarm, a new one in Japan

A combination of poor cybersecurity practices and a continually advancing North Korean cyber-warfare program may lead to a future in which such " false alarms "...


'Miracle in Minnesota' lands Vikings in NFC Championship

The Ravens chose to pay him in the moment and it's what the market warranted, I can't be mad at that. Minnesota Pro-Bowl receiver Adam Thielen had lived thr...


Honda, Volvo, Lincoln Win Vehicle Of The Year Awards At NAIAS

The Navigator fell behind the curve for a long time and many people forgot it was the first full-size luxury SUV, but with the Navigator's bold new styling, t...


Micromax to launch the first Android Oreo Go Edition smartphone- BHARAT GO

It's good to see Google partnering with India based smartphone manufacturers to accomplish its initiatives. While the pricing and specifications of Bharat ...


Netflix Deletes Tweet Stating There Are 'No Plans' For Nintendo Switch App

Nintendo Switch owners don't have to give up hope for a Netflix app just yet with the company saying that they're "still exploring" the possibilities of a S...


British construction giant Carillion goes into liquidation after talks fail

However, none of that could save the business and it now has around £1.5-billion in debt including a £580-million deficit in its pension plan. Carillion contr...


Facebook might lose $23 billion after announcing changes to News Feed

With more than two billion monthly users , any change Facebook makes can be a seismic event. For instance, he once did so in June 2016, before the USA electi...


Turkey rips US-led coalition for building border force in northern Syria

The official did not elaborate. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , disclosed this on Sunday saying operation against the Afrin enclave is aimed at "pu...


Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake Hits Coast of Southern Peru

It injured 65 people. The 7.3 magnitude natural disaster with an epicentre in Lomas, Arequipa region, struck on Sunday leading to fears a tsunami would follow...


Britain blames threat of protests as Trump cancels London trip

His decision not to come was welcomed by critics outraged by the United States travel ban on Muslim-majority countries, and more recently, Trump's decision to r...


Hamas official injured as vehicle explodes in southern Lebanon

According to security sources the targeted official was Mohamed Hamdan, who's also known as Abu Hamza. Lebanon's official National News Agency says the area...


White House, WSJ go to the tape over 'fake news' feud

The North said it would send a director of its arts and performance bureau, a conductor, the leader of North Korea's orchestra and an orchestra administrator....


Carillion Puts Administrators On Standby Should Talks Fail

Their attitude is said to have prompted senior figures close to Carillion to discuss the possibility of emergency financial support from the Government . The...


Vladimir Putin says Kim Jong-un has outplayed the West over nukes

North Korea also restored a military hotline on the western coast of the peninsula immediately following the talks. North Korean chairman of the Committee fo...


Bezos donates $33 million for 'dreamers' scholarship program

In a statement announcing the donation, Bezos cited the story of his adopted father, who left Cuba as part of Operation Pedro Pan . However, the White House ...


GM's Next-Generation Self-Driving Car Has No Steering Wheel

GM said it has filed a petition with the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration ( NHTSA ) to test the cars, however, current auto-safety standards i...


Israel PM Netanyahu to arrive on six-day visit to India

The commitment is in addition to the India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund of Dollars 40 million over five years with equal contribution...


Putin Says NKorea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nukes Over SKorea, US

He added that the North Koreans reaffirmed their country's commitment to achieving nuclear parity with the US, insisting it does so to preserve their country's ...


Bannon hires Washington lawyer to represent him before House Committee

Trump in the initial weeks, as the President fired on all cylinders on his anti-immigration and anti-trade agenda. Thanks to Trump's appointment of Neil Gorsu...


Rep. Martha McSally Finds Her Inner Trump

The race will test the appeal of the Trump political playbook - which emphasizes the dangers of illegal immigration and demands border security above all else...


'Spouse' includes same-sex partners, European Union court adviser says

Under the E.U.'s 2004 freedom of movement principle, member states are required to grant residency to citizens' spouses from non-E.U. countries. "The term "sp...