Firm behind Facebook privacy scandal to close

Cambridge Analytica announced this week that it was filing for bankruptcy in the wake of allegations it misused data from millions of Facebook users. "The Company is immediately ceasing all operations and the boards have applied to appoint solvenc... More..

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WEATHER: Sheffield set for warm and sunny Bank Holiday weekend
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

WEATHER: Sheffield set for warm and sunny Bank Holiday weekend

May Bank Holiday weather is set to be a scorcher, with temperatures across the country heading for record highs. But is that a fair comparison? The warmest on record is 23.6C and was recorded on May 3, 1999...More..

Live Crocodiles Destined For Meat Farm Seized At Heathrow Aiport
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Live Crocodiles Destined For Meat Farm Seized At Heathrow Aiport

The reptiles, all only one-year-old, were found been packed into five small boxes during a routine check on shipments which had just arrived on a flight from Malaysia . (Picture: PA) The animals had not been p...More..

Wind Advisory issued for Northeast Ohio, risk of 50 miles per hour winds
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Wind Advisory issued for Northeast Ohio, risk of 50 miles per hour winds

Wind gusts of 67 miles per hour hit Midway as the thunderstorm rolled through. The Little Rock office of the National Weather Service (NWS) placed the area including the Russellville campus of Arkansas Tech...More..

LOCAL ELECTIONS 2018: Lib Dems 'back in the contest' in Daventry
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

LOCAL ELECTIONS 2018: Lib Dems 'back in the contest' in Daventry

Sir Vince said the party had performed well in "very different parts of the country" and not just in areas. However, the Tories lost four seats allowing the Liberal Democrats and Labour to make small gains. L...More..

Oil edges up ahead of deadline on U.S. sanctions on Iran
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Oil edges up ahead of deadline on U.S. sanctions on Iran

EDT (1523 GMT) and U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude slipped 31 cents to $67.62 a barrel, a 0.5 percent loss. A decision by Trump to end USA sanctions relief would all but sink the agreement and coul...More..

Dodgers use four pitchers to no-hit Padres in Monterrey
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Dodgers use four pitchers to no-hit Padres in Monterrey

Mexico had waited since 1999 to host a regular-season major league game, and it got a historic one - the first no-hitter ever outside the USA or Canada. "It's one of those where you're pretty angry to come out,...More..

Reader asks why Puerto Rico National Guard has oldest planes
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Reader asks why Puerto Rico National Guard has oldest planes

The plane crashed after taking off from Savannah/ Hilton Head International Airport en route to Arizona, where it would have been retired from service. At the time , Georgia's Air National Guard was working wi...More..

Navy announces reestablishment of 2nd Fleet
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Navy announces reestablishment of 2nd Fleet

The Pentagon also announced on Friday that it was offering to host a proposed NATO Joint Force Command at its naval facilities in Norfolk. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation also created a new logistics command...More..

Dazi: Trump dà alla Ue 30 giorni di tempo per trattare
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Dazi: Trump dà alla Ue 30 giorni di tempo per trattare

Vedremo nei prossimi giorni se la trattativa verrà avviata con un tono di polemiche finalmente sedato, ora che la minaccia è stata rimossa. Il presidente degli Stati Uniti Donald Trump di nuovo all'attacco ...More..

Arab Troops in Syria
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Arab Troops in Syria "a Possibility"

There are about 2,000 US troops in Syria fighting Islamic State, but Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed a desire to withdraw them. "This proposition is not only being discussed by the media, but also durin...More..

16-year-old raped, burnt alive in Jharkhand; six arrested
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

16-year-old raped, burnt alive in Jharkhand; six arrested

The village leaders then levied a Rs 50,000 fine on the culprits. The gang rape is said to have taken place in the naxal affected Chatra district of the state. When the panchayat imposed a cash penalty, the...More..

SC pulls up Centre for delay in judicial appointments
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

SC pulls up Centre for delay in judicial appointments

When the collegium of the five senior-most judges of the Supreme Court met in Delhi on the evening of May 2, the agenda was simple - to reiterate to the Union government its nomination of Uttarakhand Chief J...More..

Thunderstorms, Strong Winds and a Cold Front to Blast Through Toronto
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Thunderstorms, Strong Winds and a Cold Front to Blast Through Toronto

Clear, with a low around 56. Hail of between 2 and 3 inches was reported in Rockford and Chicago's Midway International Airport recorded a wind gust of 67 miles per hour. South wind around 10 miles per hour. S...More..

Georgia executes killer of off-duty prison guard
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Georgia executes killer of off-duty prison guard

Jail officers mentioned he had declined to take a sedative. Butts kept his eyes closed throughout the process. A tube that delivers the killing medicine via a wall appeared to pulse quickly after the warden l...More..

Hyd techie Srinivas Kuchibholta's killer sentenced to life by US court
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Hyd techie Srinivas Kuchibholta's killer sentenced to life by US court

Adam Purinton , 52, was sentenced for premeditated first-degree murder in the February 22, 2017, death of Srinivas Kuchibhotla , a shooting that stirred fears that immigrants were facing more violence after Pr...More..

Massive rally in Sana'a against Jerusalem Embassy move
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Massive rally in Sana'a against Jerusalem Embassy move

Note that these are neighborhoods of Jerusalem, like Abu Dis, Jabal-Mukaber, Isawiya and Shu'fat. Washington reportedly expects Israel to accept this concession. "We do not comment on the content of the ministe...More..

Before anti-Putin protests, Navalny supporters detained across Russian Federation
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Before anti-Putin protests, Navalny supporters detained across Russian Federation

It has already hosted the 2014 Winter Olympic Games and the 2017 Confederations Cup, which was a precursor to the World Cup. Russian Federation haven't gone past the group stage at any senior men's tournament...More..

Theresa May claims election success amid mixed results for Tories and Labour
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Theresa May claims election success amid mixed results for Tories and Labour

However the Tories held on simply regardless of Labour choosing up a couple of councillors. By contrast, district councils being contested outside London voted to Leave by roughly 55 to 45 , a ten-point ga...More..

Woman fatally shot while driving in Freehold Borough, cops say
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Woman fatally shot while driving in Freehold Borough, cops say

The Prosecutor was on active military duty and the press conference held was led by First Assistant Lori Linskey. Mustafa is accused of shooting at a blue 1997 Mazda Protégé and killing 24-year-old Sciasia Ca...More..