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Police Officers shot in Houston, Texas

Police Officers shot in Houston, Texas

Five police officers were struck by gunfire in Houston on Monday, police said . Houston Police Chief Acevedo has now left the scene and is headed to the hospital to check on his officers. Both Turner and Police Chief Art Acevado went to the hospital where the injured officers were taken, but didn't immediately comment to media there. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rusal shares soar, aluminum falls as USA lifts sanctions

Rusal shares soar, aluminum falls as USA lifts sanctions

Earlier this month, 11 of Trump's fellow Republicans in the U.S. Senate joined Democrats in a failed effort to keep the sanctions on Rusal, its parent, En+ Group Plc, and power firm JSC EuroSibEnergo. Democrats and some Republicans had said they believe the Treasury Department had cut a bad deal that doesn't sufficiently prevent the Russian oligarch from maintaining influence over the company even though his personal ownership stake in Rusal was reduced. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tornado hits Havana; Cuban president says 3 dead, 174 hurt

Tornado hits Havana; Cuban president says 3 dead, 174 hurt

Diaz-Canel's tweet included photos of himself in the middle of relief efforts amid overturned vehicles and a throng of people including rescue workers. Photos posted on Twitter by Havana residents showed cars crushed by fallen light posts and cars trapped in floodwaters around the city. He said Sunday night's storm was produced when a cold front hit Cuba's northern coast, similar to one that struck in 1993, although without producing a tornado. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. Charges Chinese Tech Giant Huawei, Top Executive

The charges include bank fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act. US authorities have accused Meng of misleading a global bank about Huawei's links to a company that the United States claims operated as an unofficial subsidiary to conduct business in Iran in violation of sanctions against Tehran, Canadian court documents show. Consulte Mais Informação

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Missing boy, 3, says he was protected by friendly bear

Missing boy, 3, says he was protected by friendly bear

After the rescue, Craven County Sheriff Chip Hughes told WCTI 12 that Casey said "he had a friend in the woods that was a bear that was with him". The search for the boy involved helicopters, drones and divers and hundreds of volunteers. "It was a very touching moment", the Hughes said. Authorities had been concerned that Casey wasn't adequately dressed for the cold temperatures. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple may be working on a game subscription service | Engadget Today

Apple may be working on a game subscription service | Engadget Today

Apple is speaking to game developers about creating a subscription service that could bundle a bunch of games together, Cheddar reported on Monday , citing unnamed sources. If Apple does bring the project to fruition, it would join Apple Music in its growing array of subscription services. We're just excited by the possibility that shelling out $10/month to play Fortnite and NBA Live might make all those in-app purchases a thing of the past. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lawyer Mulook returns to Pakistan in blasphemy case: Dutch lawmaker

Lawyer Mulook returns to Pakistan in blasphemy case: Dutch lawmaker

The deputy commissioner of Islamabad in a letter to the authorities concerned has said that Punjab Rangers should be deployed as part of the efforts to heighten security in Judges Colony, Ministers Enclave and Diplomatic Enclave. She will be a free person to go anywhere she wants to", he said. Her case drew the attention of global rights groups and swiftly became the most high-profile in the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung Galaxy M20: Quick Hands-on

Samsung Galaxy M20: Quick Hands-on

The new series will replace Samsung's existing Galaxy On lineup of devices. Samsung Galaxy M10 will be the budget price variant in the series, which could start as low as Rs 7,990 for the base 2GB RAM and 16GB storage variant. Samsung claims that its multi-layered technology system ensures low power consumption on the M20. The Galaxy M10 and M20 will both come with Infinity-V displays with a droplet-style notch. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trevor, the ‘world’s loneliest duck’, dies after being savaged by dogs

The mallard is thought to have been blown on to the island during a storm about a year ago. "It's assumed he came from New Zealand but it's also possible he came from Tonga or another Pacific island". Trevor, a friendly duck that showed up on the island out of seemingly nowhere, quickly became a local celebrity, which is fairly easy when the human population of the entire island is only around 1,600. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fortnite Making Changes to Loot Boxes

Fortnite Making Changes to Loot Boxes

Here's the scoop", writes Epic Games "We believe it's important that the Llamas you buy have what you want, and that you can earn awesome items just for logging in and playing. Epic Games will now let players see what its loot boxes contain. "Scaling up for the legions of player heroes who will be joining the fight is key to providing an excellent experience". Consulte Mais Informação

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Onnoghen: Senate cancels emergency resumption, approaches Supreme Court

Onnoghen: Senate cancels emergency resumption, approaches Supreme Court

Buhari had immediately sworn in Justice Tanko Mohammed as the acting CJN. Buhari had based Onnoghen's suspension on a directive from the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). The section states conditions for removal of a chief justice but fails to clarify the difference between temporary removal and permanent removal. "In view of the Court of Appeal order for stay of proceedings and out of respect for the Court of Appeal, the tribunal hereby adjourn this matter sine-die (indefinitely) pending ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cape Town fire under control as wind dies down

Cape Town fire under control as wind dies down

The fire is contained for now, and the cause for the destructive fire has not yet been isolated. "We are still battling the fire on Lions Head which started approximately at 4pm [yesterday] afternoon". One man was found to have sustained 45-degree burns on his upper bod. City of Cape Town's mayoral committee member JP Smith said the fire was under control. Consulte Mais Informação

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Boston snow maps for Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Boston snow maps for Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Wind chills will be as low as minus 35 degrees with gusty northwest winds averaging 14 to 22 miles per hour. However, most of the lower Hudson Valley will change to all rain during the day as temperatures warm to around 40 degrees. On Wednesday , the highs in Boston will be in the 30s, and at night the temperature will plunge to around zero (we're looking at a low around 3 degrees in Boston). Consulte Mais Informação

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'It's starting again': Another big fish kill unfolding at Menindee

Dead fish float in the Darling River near Menindee. The NSW Department of Primary Industries has sent officers to investigate the event, which it believes has affected "large numbers of bony bream and smaller numbers of other species". It is the same area where hundreds of thousands of fish were found floating dead in early January and shortly before Christmas. A Bureau of Meteorology spokesman told AAP temperatures at Menindee peaked at 48.8C on Friday, falling to 23.3C on Sunday, but ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple's next low-priced iPads might skip Face ID

Apple's next low-priced iPads might skip Face ID

Those filings don't reveal much information about the unreleased devices, but they lend more credence to the possibility that Apple will release new tablets in the near future. According to developer Steve Troughton-Smith, he has discovered iOS 12.2 beta points to four new iPad models and a new iPod touch. Also referenced is an "iPod9,1", potentially a seventh-generation model of the aging music player. Consulte Mais Informação

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