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LG V30 launched with OLED FullVisin display


IFA kicks off on September 1 and lasts until September 6, and the reason why smartphone fans are so excited about it is because that's when different tech companies are scheduled to unveil their new devices. It is worth mentioning that the V30 does not include the secondary display that was seen on its predecessor. LG V30 has 6-inch FullVision OLED display with 18:9 aspect and 2880 x 1440 pixels resolution . Read More »

Humane societies donate supplies for pets displaced by Harvey


In addition to sending supplies, Second Chance awaits marching orders from the national Humane Society, as members of its disaster team and medical staff prepare to enter the city soon. "We will worry about restocking our supplies later but right now it is about the pets in Texas", shelter officials wrote in a statement. Volunteers are working to give pet owners what they need. Read More »

Trump to unveil tax reform plan in Missouri


We endorse the idea of corporate tax reform and a small rate cut. "And it could be much worse than that". And amid catastrophic damage from Hurricane Harvey, Trump has promised Texas and Louisiana "billions" of dollars in disaster relief funds, money that will have to be appropriated by Congress. Read More »

UN Chief Visits Gaza To Check Humanitarian Situation


Guterres is currently on his 3-day visit to Israel and Palestine for meeting with local authorities and the representatives of the civil society which has started on Monday. "Samaria is a strategic asset for the State of Israel", Netanyahu said, using the biblical term for the West Bank . According to Netanyahu, Tehran has been working on a "creeping expansion" in the Middle East under the pretext of a peaceful settlement in Syria. Read More »

Jared Kushner leads US team seeking Middle East peace


The trip to Saudi Arabia comes as no surprise as the kingdom hosted the first overseas trip of Trump's presidency. And what ideas might Kushner be bringing to the region on this visit? Moreover, he's traveling with deputy national security adviser Dina Powell, the immensely talented, Egyptian-born fluent Arabic speaker who will provide real substance, heft and hopefully some much-needed reality. Read More »

JUST IN: 5 Nigerian Hajj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


In 2015, under such circumstances, hundreds of worshipers died. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health urged Haj pilgrims to avoid direct exposure to sun and stay away from places with heavy concentration of pilgrims while performing their rituals in Makkah and the holy sites. Read More »

Windows Mixed Reality headsets Steam compatible


The new mixed reality headsets use the so-called "inside-out" system. Of course, the Windows headsets also have the key benefit of being tethered and not facing the same power restrictions for tracking that some future mobile headsets undoubtedly will. Read More »

Ways to help Hurricane Harvey victims


If you visit Apple's website , you will find an easy way to donate to the Red Cross using your Apple account. Be cautious when donating online . "They might have been taken off of another website". I can not stress enough that you can not let these pictures sway you to let down your guard. Decide what you'd like your funds to help accomplish. Read More »

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, several areas waterlogged


The financial capital of nation-Mumbai was marooned in floods caused by torrential rains since Monday, August 28 night. You can call on the helpline numbers. Parel's KEM Hospital also witnessed the impact. The flooding forced doctors to shift the patients in the paediatric ward on the first floor and to the second floor, they said. Read More »

Kushner, Netanyahu Discussed Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem


Netanyahu rattled off a number of allegations. - Netanyahu accuses Iran of building missiles in Syria and Lebanon . To avoid genuine "bias" in their pursuit of peace, future USA policymakers will have to accept this fact - and resolve to make indefinite occupation less comfortable for Israel than it now is. Read More »

Local help for Hurricane Harvey


The flooding and devastation is prompting Americans to search for ways to donate money, food, water and more . Celebrities such as Kevin Hart and Beyonce are raising and/or donating money to relief efforts also, and with an estimated $40 billion in damages , the area certainly needs all of the help it can get. Read More »

Inside Amazon + Whole Foods: The first day


I am not going to judge Amazon's ownership of Whole Foods Market after my first trip. Despite Amazon's dominance online, Walmart remains the leading retailer overall, with more than three times Amazon's retail revenue. It was probably hand-formed, so you could argue it was in keeping with the Whole Foods ethos of local, organic, no machine-made goodness. Meanwhile, Whole Foods' shift into marketing strategies that seem straight out of Walmart's playbook predates the Amazon ... Read More »

Just 16 percent like the way Trump conducts himself as president


Trump has continued to alienate members of his own party on Twitter, slamming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for botching Obamacare repeal and Sens. They need to focus on winning the 2018 midterm election, Wilson said. However, conservative Republicans (52 percent) are less likely than moderate and liberal Republicans (70 percent) to say that Trump should listen more to his Republican colleagues. Read More »

Google's new dev kit is bringing augmented reality to Android


A continuation of Google's Tango AR computing platform, ARCore does not need any additional hardware to function, so all new devices running Android are ready to go. Apple decided to make its AR system work on devices running the next generation operating system (iOS 11), due out in just over a month. Look for more details "later this year". Read More »

Illinois School Funding Bill Passes


At least for the next five years - when the measure will sunset - donors would get a credit for 75 cents on every dollar they give. The measure failed in the house 63 to 45. A school funding bill was passed by the State Senate and House of Representatives over the summer, but it was vetoed by Rauner. "It's not where we'd like it to be and what I'll try to do is fix the problems with it in subsequent legislation". Read More »

Hurricane Harvey's aftermath: photos show stranded pets, farm animals trekking floods


The Austin Pets Alive Shelter says 169 dogs and 122 cats are now are on their way to Austin, along with 40 other animals from Houston . A Bay Area non-profit is using airplanes and animal crates to lend a hand to the Houston area. Jarl said that on Tuesday they put approximately 100 dogs on a plane, provided by their partner organization Wings of Rescue , to transport the dogs out of the area affected by the catastrophic hurricane. Read More »

Intermittent violence breaks out amongst peaceful protests at MLK park


Police have set up barricades in a downtown Berkeley park in preparation for possible demonstrations by right-wing and left-wing groups. "We also want people to freely assemble". No further details were provided. Mayor Ed Lee on Wednesday condemned the decision by the National Park Service, which controls Crissy Field, to grant Gibson's group a permit. Read More »

Abbas tells US he won't stop paying terrorist families


Peace talks can be a gamble for a politician. "The talks had seriously tackled all in-common issues", said Abu Rdineh, adding "President Abbas reiterated to the delegation the Palestinian political stances, mainly the principle of the two-state solution on 1967 borders and stopping all settlement activities". Read More »

Tropical Storm Harvey: Trump headed for Texas to survey disaster zone

In an effort to prevent even more severe flooding of downtown areas, the Army Corps of Engineers released water from nearby reservoirs, given fears that they would overflow. Among those killed were a family of six who were reported to have died after their van was swept away by the floods, and a man who was killed on Monday night whilst attempting to swim through the flooding. Read More »

'Game of Thrones' gets behind-the-scenes series

Alas, numerous details surrounding Game of Thrones' eighth and final season are just as much a cliffhanger the Night King knocking down the wall and Jon Snow having sex with his Aunt Dany . It turns out that Lyanna named Jon Aegon Targaryen before she died and this is not the first time that we are hearing the name. But we do have at least some info to go on. Read More »

Merkel demands release of Germans unduly imprisoned in Turkey


She said that the decision was "not the basis for a long-term strategy". BERLIN (AP) - A leader of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party said Monday that Donald Trump should devote more energy to governing and less to tweeting, but she insisted the USA president's unpopularity in Germany is not harming her party's standing ahead of next month's election. Read More »

NJ, NY Republicans Attack TX Colleagues for 'Hypocrisy'

Chris Christie said Monday, noting that some of those same lawmakers voted against sending relief to New Jersey and NY after Superstorm Sandy in 2012. In a column for the Los Angeles Times on Monday, Michael Hiltzik underscored the hypocrisy of Cruz, Cornyn, and others , and concluded that there was a common ideology underlying every vote against Sandy relief: "climate change denial". Read More »

Princess Diana: Her Continuing Legacy in the 20 Years After Her Death

As for the bride: "Though still a commoner, the pretty English girl will be transformed into the third lady of the realm, Princess of Wales". Hopefully they will remember Diana for her devotion to her children, her encounters with sick and dying patients and her wish to be remembered as a queen of people's hearts . Read More »

Motorola Announces Moto G5s Phones, Sales Start Today


The device will have all the standard features like 3.5 mm headphone jack, dual SIM card capability and NFC for the cardless payments. The International Business Times reported that the mid-range smartphone will be priced at around Rs 26000 and will have two variants. Read More »

Texas warned more flooding is on the way


Flooding in Houston's Energy Corridor District, home to many hotels. But Jones warns of strong bands of rain, which will sporadically ride on the outskirts of Harvey , that could drop heavier downpours on different localities. Volunteers joined emergency teams to pull people from their homes or from the water. Two Indian students were critical after they almost drowned in Lake Bryan while they were reportedly swimming. Read More »

Rescues continue in Houston; storm called 'disaster of historic proportions'


Airmen from the New York Air National Guard 106th Rescue Wing unload their bags from a C-17 Globemaster III at Fort Hood, Tex. "We haven't had any real update", he added. "We deployed 200 people from Alaska down to [Hurricane] Katrina, and we're expecting a similar response for this hurricane as well", said regional communications director Lisa Miller with the Red Cross of Alaska. Read More »

Pets impacted by Hurricane Harvey likely headed to Cleveland APL


What is The HSUS doing? Along with good samaritans, shelters, and rescue groups are also out rescuing animals that have been left behind. Houston-area animal shelters were filling fast, she said. It's simply too unsafe. What should I send? It is a shame the owners of these dogs will never be held accountable for their cruel decision to not just take them to a shelter or at the very least set them free with a chance to find shelter and fend for themselves. Read More »

Texas Governor Abbott says repairs after Harvey will 'take years'


Dirty brown water covers downtown Houston sidewalks which would normally be filled with officer workers, shoppers, and tourists. "Now it's our turn to help them", the Fleurty Girl site said. "Perhaps it was a bit of a mixed message, but he has assured me, that that is his message". "None of us (is) going to give up", Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said. Read More »

Joel Osteen to open megachurch to evacuees


The church was flooded on the inside, garage level, basement level, not where the main floors are. "It's awesome what they're doing there the make people comfortable", he said. It's the same building where the Rockets once played in the National Basketball Association. 'Just imagine it just raining and raining and raining and the water having nowhere to go'. Read More »

Heavy Rains Bring Mumbai To A Standstill


The heavy rainfall that Mumbai is experiencing can be due to the presence of an off-shore trough which is running along the West Coast, say weathermen at Skymet. Officials have warned of a 4.81 metre high tide towards 4 pm coupled with heavy showers, which may cause flash floods in low-lying areas in the city. Read More »

How to help with supplies, volunteers, donations — Hurricane Harvey recovery


A Houston television station reported on Monday that six family members were believed to have drowned when their van was swept away. We need boats, right? You wish you could be there. More than a dozen smaller shelters have been opened across Harris County. " It's historic. It's really like Texas , if you think about it. But it is a historic amount of water in particular". Read More »