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Corbyn: May must "change her ways" and avert no-deal Brexit

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The EU hopes that, under growing pressure of looming no-deal disruptions, Britain would eventually accept assurances the bloc has already offered, repackaged in a legally-binding way, stating that the backstop would only ever be used temporarily and as a last resort. Read More »

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X55 5G modem can reach 7Gbps download speeds

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Intel , for its part, announced in November its XMM 8160 5G modem - supporting speeds up to 6 Gbit/s - and the company said it expects the chip to ship in commercial devices starting in 2020. As regularly, the upcoming Qualcomm X55 would boast a series of improved technical specs and features in comparison with the X50 modem. This will allow manufacturers to build smaller, more capable devices with increased power efficiency. Read More »

Three MPs quit United Kingdom governing party over Brexit

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The "Gang of Seven" Labour MPs stunned Westminster on Monday, quitting their party, with numerous politicians citing leader Jeremy Corbyn's handling of anti-Semitism accusations and Brexit issues as their reasons for jumping ship. Mrs May said she was "saddened" by the decision but insisted that "we are doing the right thing for our country" by delivering Brexit. A senior Labour source confirmed that a consultation on the scheme was launched by shadow Cabinet Office minister Jon Trickett ... Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory Overnight Into Wednesday

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The amount of ice accumulation is predicted to be less than a tenth of an inch, and snowfall could total 1-3 inches. "Near the time of the change from snow to ice, it may be snowing at the rate of 1-2 inches per hour", according to AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski. Read More »

Samsung's thinnest ever tablet is the first with Bixby built in

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To make it ultra-portable and comfortable for consumers, Samsung has made it incredibly thin. There is Dolby Atmos which is integrated with AKG-tuned quad speakers. Both the Galaxy Tab S5e and Tab A 10.1 are available in Wi-Fi and LTE variants. Slotted between the top-end $650 Galaxy S4 that's built more for work than play and the entertainment-focused Tab A , the S5e (the "e" is for essential) is a balance between the two. Read More »

Bernie Sanders launches second Democratic US presidential bid

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Former Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton have both hinted they may run again, although neither has made any official announcement . The average donation to Harris' campaign was $37, her campaign said . While she ultimately became the party's nominee, his campaign helped lay the groundwork for the leftward lurch that has dominated Democratic politics during the Trump administration. Read More »

PM Modi welcomes Saudi Crown Prince with a warm hug

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The crown prince is also likely to visit India on his tour and he could make a definitive argument for peace in the broader South Asian region. The Visit is expected to focus on deepening strategic partnership between the two countries and deliver a strong message on terrorism. Read More »

Winter Storm Watch Issued for Schuylkill County

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The National Weather Service said there should be little to no snow accumulation. Ready for more winter weather? Rain and freezing rain are likely on Thursday , and it will be not as cool, with highs in the upper 40s. Snow began overnight and continues, though lighter this morning. SUNDAY: Partly cloudy this morning, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon. Read More »

Norwich MP's stark warning over Labour Party split

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been warned that more of his MPs will jump ship unless he listens to their concerns over Brexit and anti-semitism. "Seven Labour MPs took a fearless stand against the rancid culture of bigotry and intolerance which has infected, colonised and taken an iron grip on the party they once loved", the paper says. Read More »

U.S. states file lawsuit against Donald Trump's border wall emergency

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However, the host questioned the urgency of the matter, noting that even Trump's reported behavior following him declaring the national emergency implied that the action was unnecessary. "Our message to the White House is clear: California will not be part of this political theatre". Trump's declaration is facing legal challenges, and critics have argued he undercut his own rationale for the emergency declaration by saying he "didn't need to do this" but wanted to get the wall built faster ... Read More »

After Pulwama massacre, 4 more jawans killed by terrorists in Pinglan encounter

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The Kashmiris were martyred by Indian troops during a search operation in Pinglena area of the district. Indian army soldiers patrol a street during a curfew in Jammu region, Indian-administered Kashmir, on February 16. Pakistan has sought the UN's urgent intervention to "defuse tensions" with India , the foreign office said Tuesday, following one of the worst terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir in which over 40 Indian soldiers were killed. Read More »

Colorado Democrats, Republicans express concern about Trump’s state of emergency

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If Trump is successful in obtaining upwards of $5.7 billion for the wall, he will be taking funds from other "pots of money", as he calls them, including those used for military construction. The law also says the president must renew the emergency every year, simply by notifying Congress. Many Republicans have been critical of this approach by President Donald Trump , mainly because they see it as a slippery slope for a future Democratic president using the power to advance his policy ... Read More »

Amy Klobuchar Jumps Into Dem Presidential Field Amid Staff Mistreatment Reports

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She is known for putting partisanship aside to pass legislation, something that has earned her a devoted following in Minnesota, and something American voters regularly tell pollsters they want. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Sunday launched her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on a Mississippi River bank, promising a crowd braving the cold and snow that she will "lead from the heart" and fight to move the country away from "the petty and vicious nature of our politics". Read More »

'We're building the wall anyway'

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Some sported "Make America Great Again" hats, and said they were there to show their support for the construction of a wall at the border. President Trump rallies for his Wall in El Paso, Texas. President Donald Trump speaks at the El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas, on Monday. He says he loves seeing young conservatives at the rally. Read More »

'State of shock': Virginia governor vows not to resign over racist incident

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And majority did not know enough about Fairfax's response to the allegations to feel strongly about it. Instead, he urged authorities to investigate the allegations against him. need to take place before anything is filed". "A historian advised me that the use of indentured was more historically accurate_the fact is, I'm still learning and committed to getting it right", Northam said. Read More »

Another winter storm brewing in the GTA, to arrive Tuesday

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The winds have kicked up ahead of this syetem and there are wind warning across the valley through this evening. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for almost all of Massachusetts, beginning Tuesday morning for the western part of the state and beginning Tuesday afternoon for Eastern Massachusetts. Read More »

Apple Patches FaceTime Vulnerability in iOS, macOS Updates

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The company credited the flaw to Grant Thompson of Catalina Foothills High School and Daven Morris of Arlington, Texas. In particular, Apple has been faulted for not responding quickly enough to the bug after the initial reports from Grant Thompson's mother. Read More »

Moto G7 Line Available with Prices and Monster Specs

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Squeezing three days of use out of a phone required some compromises, though: the Power's 6.2-inch screen is just as big as the G7's but it runs at 1520×720, so individual pixels will be more noticeable when you get really close to the display. Read More »

We're getting a period emoji and it's bloody brilliant news

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Apple began their proposal previous year [ PDF ] by saying, " Apple is requesting the addition of emoji to better represent individuals with disabilities". Some of those include an ear with a hearing aid, a mechanical arm and leg, a man and woman with probing cane, a deaf person, man and woman; as well as a man and woman both in a manual wheelchair and motorised wheelchair. Read More »

House Dems push restrictions of Trump asylum policies

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Republicans offered mixed views on whether a deal can be done by Friday. Alabama Republican Sen. Richard Shelby , West Virginia Sen. "At such time as we overcome Trump obstacles and secure the returns, there needs to be a careful, objective review of them in private", Doggett said. Read More »

Does Apex Legends have cross-platform play?

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So this new take on the ever popular battle royale will have to tide you over for now. So, kudos to Respawn for its strategy, but we'll need to check whether this'll be enough to keep their momentum even after the launch. The same post also confirmed that Apex Legends was played by around 8 million people at launch. For now, Apex Legends can feel cluttered, but, at its core, it's a lot of fun. Read More »

Google launches new password and account protection tools

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People are urged to use separate, strong and unique password for each online account. Password Checkup is a Chrome extension that checks to see if a username or password on a website you're using has been compromised. When the extension detects an insecure password, it'll prompt you with a big red dialog box to immediately update your info. Well, Google has created a Chrome plugin that will report if login information has been stolen. Read More »

Moscow Delegates Dispel Rumors That Talks Will Harm System

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Afghan former president Hamid Karzai (R) and Head of Political Office of the Taliban Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai pictured before the conference arranged by the Afghan diaspora, in Moscow , Russia, February 5, 2019. Afghans living in Russian Federation are hosting the meeting between Afghan politicians and Taliban members who refuse to talk with President Ghani, one organizer Ghulam Mohammad Jalal told DW. Read More »

Surveys show positive reviews for Trump's State of the Union address

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That impasse almost cost Trump his opportunity to deliver his State of the Union address, as Pelosi refused to let him come to the House chamber as long as federal agencies were closed and workers unpaid. Women ran for office in record numbers, in large part, because of Trump. Sanders pointed out that undocumented immigrants commit fewer crimes than the general American public, and that the president's "demonization of Latinos is nothing less than racist". Read More »

Australia flood crisis continues as PM visits stricken Queensland area

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Hundreds of homes in Townsville have already been inundated, 7 News reported, and there are fears between 10,000 and 20,000 properties could be at risk from the coming bad weather. "You can't say you weren't warned that something could happen", she said. Trucks with vital supplies could not get through and many shelves were empty. Read More »

"Samsung Galaxy S10E with 5.8" Infinity-O Display Leaked

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Leading us to believe that the new Galaxy S10 series will actually feature a In-display fingerprint scanner, on top of an improved version of Samsung's face unlock security feature. Instead, Samsung will place it on the side frame and if you look closely, you can see a small indent on the right frame. There's still a Bixby button , a power button and volume rocker in the usual Samsung locations, and we're told a 3,100 mAh battery on the inside. Read More »

Vice President Pence expected to meet with Venezuelan exiles, lawmakers in Doral

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According to reports, President Nicolas Maduro has been ignoring the call of the global community to seek re-elections as well as mediate talks with the opposition over the political turmoil in the country. Towards the end of his speech, Guaido said that agents of Special Action Forces (FAES) were at his home. The rally was one of many nationwide on Saturday, where demonstrators decked out in the yellow, red and blue of the Venezuelan flag honked horns, pounded on drums and chanted ... Read More »

While others tease, Huawei confirms folding phone for 2019

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Ahead of MWC 2019 , tech blog LetsGoDigital has now released 3D renders of the Huawei foldable phone perhaps curried from patent sketches. At various points in the video , the people can be holding different Samsung devices. The handset is expected to feature the company's new 5000 5G modem as well as a Kirin 980 chipset powering the device. Some other reports suggest that the device will have an 8-inch screen when unfolded and a 5-inch screen when folded. Read More »

These Billionaires Really Hate Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Tax Billionaires

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As for how Schultz would address taxes, he didn't give a definitive answer. The Democratic Party was not pleased. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's contention that the existence of billionaires is evidence of policy failure? This week, Warren revealed a proposal for a 2 percent wealth tax on those with a net worth over $50 million with an additional 1 percent on net worth over $1 billion. Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy M10, M20 in India with infinity display, face unlock

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The Galaxy M20 is a device that would appeal to the majority of mid-range smartphone buyers. The big change for Samsung in M lineup is the all-new notch display, dubbed "Infinity-V". The smallest of Samsung's flagship was also hinted at as featuring a flat display instead of the traditional "edge" panel and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Read More »