Acting FBI chief declines to say if Trump is under investigation

March 20: Comey confirms that the FBI is investigating Russian interference in the election. Asked by reporters why he fired Mr Comey, Mr Trump said , "He wasn't doing a good job, very simply". McCabe's appearance comes just two days after Preside... More..

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Modi speaks to new South Korean President

After the obligatory congratulations, Japan is cautiously watching to see how relations with South Korea evolve under Moon, known for his tough stance on wartime history and territorial issues. -Korea Free Trad...More..

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After Trump fired FBI Director Comey, protesters feel 'democracy is at stake'

Currently, the power resides with Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has recused himself from any investigations into Russian election interference after recommendations from Justice Department ethics of...More..

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US defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey

Ankara has argued that Washington should switch support for the Raqqa assault from the YPG to Syrian rebels that Turkey has trained and led against ISIS for the past year - despite Washington's scepticism about...More..

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Here are the Kantar smartphone market share numbers for March 2017

In the first quarter, Oppo's R9s accounted for 2.5% of global smartphone sales, almost as much as the combined share of the two Samsung devices. Though the company does not break down the sales of each prod...More..

Microsoft Steps Up Move Into Virtual-Reality Market
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Microsoft Steps Up Move Into Virtual-Reality Market

The platform itself is baked directly into the Creators Update for Windows 10. When asked if the controllers were only available via a bundle from a given headset partner, Microsoft clarified that their har...More..

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President Trump: Comey "Wasn't Doing a Good Job"

Trump said in the letter. Democrats intensified accusations that Comey's removal was meant to undermine the FBI probe and demanded an independent investigation. "I can not defend the director's handling of th...More..

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Release Might Take Place In June
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Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Release Might Take Place In June

Operating profit jumped 48 percent from a year ago to 9.89 trillion won - also the biggest since the third quarter of 2013. For the full year, Samsung said its components business such as memory chips and m...More..

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SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for U.S. government

SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the USA government and then successfully landed the booster for recycling. While the details on most of SpaceX's missions are very public, this one was purpose...More..

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James Comey's Farewell Letter To His FBI Colleagues, Annotated

Democrats quickly accused Trump of using Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation as a pretext and called for a special prosecutor into the Russian Federation probe. Cory Booker (D-N.J...More..

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Snap posts big 1Q loss, higher revenue, misses expectations

The operating expenses for the quarter were $196 million. Revenues rose 285.6% from past year to $149.6 million, but also fell well short of analysts' view for $158.32 million. But Facebook - which once offer...More..

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Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow

On Snap's Q1 earnings call Wednesday, Spiegel was asked bluntly: "Does Facebook scare you?" Unlike Twitter and Facebook , LinkedIn was also profitable, with net income of $4.5 million. Snap also hopes to en...More..

Moon Jae-in sworn in as president of South Korea
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Moon Jae-in sworn in as president of South Korea

Taking office without the usual two-month transition, Moon initially will have to depend on Park's Cabinet ministers and aides, but he was expected to move quickly to replace them. Moon made a campaign vow to r...More..

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Microsoft HomeHub Looks To Take On Amazon Echo Devices

Considering that Microsoft is saying that Windows 10 is the last major version of Windows , and all signs point to this being true, then dropping the number 10 makes sense. By policy, devices need to install...More..

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Spicer: Trump Will Decide on Paris Agreement After Summit

Bannon and Pruitt are said to be among those arguing for a tougher line, keeping with campaign promises and rejecting global agreements that tie the hands of United States industry. China is the world's biggest...More..

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Elon Musk's SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for US

It will put into orbit a classified satellite for the US National Reconnaissance Office , an agency within the Defense Department that operates the nation's spy satellites . SpaceX has already made multipl...More..

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Australia slaps new levy on major banks; boosts funding for regulator

Bligh said the banks had left the crisis meeting on Thursday morning in greater uncertainty because Treasury officials had been "unable to answer some very important and basic questions". "Clearly there have be...More..

Huawei brings Honor 8 Lite to Asia
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Huawei brings Honor 8 Lite to Asia

This is the company's new smartphone under their flagship Honor 8 series. The company has brought the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant of the smartphone to India. It is a stripped down version of the Honor 8 fl...More..

Primitive Human-Like Species Lived More Recently Than Expected
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Primitive Human-Like Species Lived More Recently Than Expected

A global group of scientists announced on Tuesday that a species whose remnants were discovered in a South African cave in 2013 was alive a few hundred thousand years ago. This particular family member is odd b...More..

Amjad Ali Khan to gift sarod, designers to roll out outfits
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Amjad Ali Khan to gift sarod, designers to roll out outfits

Karan Johar has already interviewed many famous worldwide celebrities like Richard Gere, Hugh Jackman, Maria Sherapova, Christian Louboutin and many more before this. Varun Bahl will present Justin Bieber wit...More..

South Korea's Moon takes oath of office as president
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South Korea's Moon takes oath of office as president

In his first key appointments, Moon named two liberal veterans with ties to the " Sunshine Policy " of engagement with North Korea from the 2000s to the posts of prime minister and spy chief. The country is...More..

Google just bought one of the top virtual reality studios
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Google just bought one of the top virtual reality studios

Founded in 2011 originally as a standard gaming studio, Owlchemy shifted to VR development in 2013 with the release of the first Oculus Rift Software Development Kit. Job Simulator for instance, generated ...More..

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SpaceX delays launch of secretive satellite for US Intelligence agency

The NRO announced in May 2016 that it had tapped SpaceX to launch NROL-76 and that it's possible that more NRO missions could be launched by SpaceX in the future, according to Space News . The company has cond...More..

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Why Investors remained confident on SABRE CORP (SABR), Vantiv, Inc. (VNTV)?

SABRE CORP (SABR ) is a part of Technology sector and belongs to Information Technology Services industry. This is built on a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Inside ...More..

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SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for USA government

Liftoff, which was scheduled for Sunday morning, is now slated for Monday at 7 a.m. ET from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. "Launch and landing of the NRO spy satellite was good", said...More..

Sinclair Absorbs Tribune Media In $3.9B Deal
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Sinclair Absorbs Tribune Media In $3.9B Deal

That would represent a premium of close to 30 percent of the price of Tribune Media shares on February 28, the day before Reuters broke the news that Sinclair had approached Tribune Media to discuss an acqu...More..

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Apples' Revenue Jumps 4.6% in 'Strong' Q2

Apple reported the second-best second quarter in its history but investors expressed some disappointment, sending its share price down as much as 2.4% in after-hours trading Tuesday. Some Wall Street analysts W...More..

Indian selectors name 15-member squad for Champions Trophy
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Indian selectors name 15-member squad for Champions Trophy

The country's participation had been in doubt with the BCCI expressing their dissatisfaction at a reduction in India's revenue share from the ICC. The BCCI added in its statement: "The board unanimously autho...More..

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SpaceX launches spy satellite for US government

Indeed, we didn't even get to watch the entire mission during today's livestream - something of an oddity for those who are used to watching these things play out. SpaceX now holds two launch contracts with ...More..

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Buffett 'blew it' by not buying stock in Amazon and Google

He believes that will help Berkshire avoid scandals like the one that hurt Wells Fargo past year. And, responding to individual shareholder queries, they also spoke about their dreams and regrets. Buffett said ...More..