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US Presidential debate rules to change after Trump-Biden spat

01 Oct 2020

World
US Presidential debate rules to change after Trump-Biden spat

The commission that oversees United States Presidential debates has said that it will change the debate format after a chaotic face-off between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden.

NBA legend Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in helicopter crash

27 Jan 2020

Sports
NBA legend Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in helicopter crash

In a shocking turn of events, NBA star and basketball legend Kobe Bryant lost his life in a helicopter crash on Sunday. His daughter, Gianna, who was merely 13 years old, also died.

Iran possibly shot down Ukrainian plane, believe US and allies

10 Jan 2020

World
Iran possibly shot down Ukrainian plane, believe US and allies

On Wednesday, a Ukrainian airliner went down shortly after taking off from Tehran, killing all 176 people on-board.

To keep children safe, YouTube once considered screening videos manually

27 Dec 2019

Technology
To keep children safe, YouTube once considered screening videos manually

Despite being incredibly successful, YouTube hasn't been able to dodge controversies.

Hungry man eating pizza photobombs live reporting of Cohen testimony

28 Feb 2019

World
Hungry man eating pizza photobombs live reporting of Cohen testimony

If you were ever so famished during a boring event that you gobbled some food soon after it finished, you'd understand the 'Hallway pizza guy'.

US President Donald Trump allows a pre-Super Bowl CBS interview

29 Jan 2019

World
US President Donald Trump allows a pre-Super Bowl CBS interview

The annual championship game for the National Football League or NFL is here.

Trump says he wants to negotiate 'fair deal' with China

16 Oct 2018

World
Trump says he wants to negotiate 'fair deal' with China

US President Donald Trump said he's willing to negotiate a fair deal with China and wants the latter to open its market like the US.

Hillary on Clinton-Lewinsky affair: Bill hadn't abused power

15 Oct 2018

World
Hillary on Clinton-Lewinsky affair: Bill hadn't abused power

With the #MeToo movement having gathered momentum, former US President Bill Clinton's affair with intern Monica Lewinsky has come under fresh scrutiny.

Trump vows 'severe punishment' in Saudi journo Khashoggi's disappearance

15 Oct 2018

World
Trump vows 'severe punishment' in Saudi journo Khashoggi's disappearance

US President Donald Trump has vowed "severe punishment" if Saudi Arabia was behind the disappearance of its dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who is feared killed at the kingdom's consulate in Turkey.

Trump believes China also meddled in 2016 US presidential elections

15 Oct 2018

World
Trump believes China also meddled in 2016 US presidential elections

US President Donald Trump has alleged China, in addition to Russia, meddled in the 2016 US presidential elections.

Trump had unprotected sex with porn star in 2006: Polygraph

21 Mar 2018

World
Trump had unprotected sex with porn star in 2006: Polygraph

Donald Trump had unprotected sex with porn star Stormy Daniels in July 2006, a year after he wed Melania Trump, claims a polygraph test Daniels took in 2011 for Life & Style magazine.

Florida bridge collapse: 4 dead, 9 injured

16 Mar 2018

World
Florida bridge collapse: 4 dead, 9 injured

At least four people have been found dead while nine others were injured in the rubble of a collapsed South Florida pedestrian bridge where the frantic search for any survivors continued past nightfall, said Florida officials on Thursday.

Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse allegations

10 Feb 2018

World
Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse allegations

After Rob Porter, David Sorensen has become the second White House aide to step down this week amid allegations of domestic abuse.

Terrorism charges filed against Manhattan truck attack suspect Sayfullo Saipov

02 Nov 2017

World
Terrorism charges filed against Manhattan truck attack suspect Sayfullo Saipov

US prosecutors have charged 29-year-old Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov for killing at least eight people by mowing them down in a pickup truck in New York.

The mystery behind "free" fake 'likes' on Facebook solved

11 Sep 2017

Technology
The mystery behind "free" fake 'likes' on Facebook solved

If you are on Facebook, you must have seen ads that offer you millions of likes for free. Ever wondered who are behind such scams, and how they do it?

Hamza bin Laden vows to carry on Osama's mission

13 May 2017

World
Hamza bin Laden vows to carry on Osama's mission

Letters written six years ago by then 22-year-old Hamza to his father Osama bin Laden show the young man is "bent on avenging" his father.