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UN is no help with North Korea

Nonetheless, North Korea is pressing ahead with its nuclear and missile-development program, holding another ballistic missile test on Sunday - one that experts said could be a new type of missile. North Korea is also stepping up diplomatic actions to seek support and understanding from other countries over its missile launch. BEIJING , May 19 (Reuters) - China wants to put ties with South Korea back on a "normal track", President Xi Jinping said on Friday, but Beijing also urged ...

Takata air bag settlement delivers $553M to consumers for economic losses

In yesterday's settlement agreement, which still requires court approval, Toyota will pay US$278.5 million, BMW US$131 million, Subaru US$68.3 million and Mazda US$75.8 million. The goal of the settlement is to increase recall remedy rates for cars fitted with the inflators. Auto makers will also reimburse some expenses such as for transportation, storing or towing charges, child-care bills and lost wages during vehicle repairs.

Khloe Kardashian asks, "What the hell does Kylie Jenner do all day?"

Unable to believe that it is possible to transform so dramatically across such a small space of time, the internet has provided us with an alternative set of facts when it comes to Kylie Jenner's chameleonic appearance: she died and was replaced by a completely different human.

Moving Stocks: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

The institutional investor owned 10,738 shares of the network equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 1,530 shares during the period. "Cisco holds leading share of the firewall market and its end-to-end portfolio is unmatched by peers", said Faucette.

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions

While the outside world condemns North Korea's missile and nuclear tests, inside the country, state media say the weapons are needed to defend against a perceived threat from the United States and South Korea. The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said. South Korea has said it was unaware of what North Korea was referring to, while the Central Intelligence Agency and the White House declined to comment on the May 6 ...

China Pledges $124 Billion for Silk Road Plan, Says Everyone Welcome

China was basking in praise on Monday for its new Silk Road even as some countries raised concerns over the project seen as boosting Beijing's global clout on trade and geopolitics. "We should build an open platform of cooperation and uphold and grow an open world economy", Xi said. China will launch 100 "happy home" projects, 100 poverty alleviation projects and 100 health care and rehabilitation projects in countries along the Belt and Road .

Latest North Korean Launch Involves Liquid Fuel Single-Stage Missile

South Korea's military said it could not yet verify the North's claims, but Pyongyang seems to have yet to master missile technology for "atmospheric reentry", a key element in developing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). North Korea says Sunday's launch was of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. Kim was quoted as warning the USA that if it ever "awkwardly attempts to provoke" his country, it will face the "biggest ...

Honor 8 Lite and Pro India Release Date, Price, and Specs expectations

This black color variant is also launching in India at a price of Rs. 17 ,999. Color options include Blue and Black - in India, the latter will be available at launch, while the former will be made available at a later date. In the photography department, the smartphone comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus and LED flash. The front side of the phone has an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling.

Tuanzebe delighted to make Man United debut

Mourinho said their cramped schedule, which includes a possible two further Europa League fixtures, meant United must win the tournament to qualify for next season's Champions League. So to have that record of winning so many matches and not losing in so many matches, is something that's not normal. I'm happy for Danny as well. I was back doing what I like the most, and I'm really excited about being able to help the team as much as I can in the final sprint.

Motorola reportedly working on a tablet with 'Productivity Mode'

However, Android Police suggests that this tablet will be on the larger size, probably a 9-10 inch device. Unfortunately, the source didn't provide any information on the device's other specifications like processor, storage or RAM. However, they do believe it's possible that some models may feature cellular connectivity. "Productivity Mode" allows users to quickly "Switch between apps by tapping the app icon in the navigation bar".

'Black Ops 3 Zombies Chronicles' Official With 8 Remastered Maps This Month

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 may be last year's model (technically the model before last year's model), but the recent announcement of Call of Duty: WWII hasn't stopped the DLC train. "Experience the remastered zombie collection and experience the undead story first on PS4", it adds. According to Amazon in a reply to Gamepur , the DLC will be releasing in late June.

New Far Cry Announcement Possibly Teased By Ubisoft

Fans think this is something Far Cry 3-related, and with the popularity of the Vaas Montenegro character, as well as the success Michael Mando has found with Better Call Saul, that isn't a bad shout. Something is definitely going on here, and now we know that it has to do with Far Cry 3. Primal actually reused the Far Cry 4 map and some players accused Ubisoft of just making a prehistoric reskin of Far Cry 4, also calling the game a Stone Age mod of its predecessor.

Nintendo eyes sale of 10 mn Switch consoles in year to March

The New 2DS XL has huge screens for enhancing visuals. The handheld console will be compatible with all 3DS games, but as the name suggests it will run them in 2D. According to Nintendo, its new 2DS device will be available in a black/turquoise color, and will have the same size screen as the New Nintendo 3DS XL.

Google Home's Assistant now knows 5 million recipes, will help you cook

From there, you pick a favorite from the results and select "Send to Google Home". It'll know you're cooking and move forward with the recipe regardless of whatever else you ask it between steps. Google has provided step-by-step instructions for getting started along with a few sample projects, and has also established a dedicated Google+ developer community.

Apple is working on a debit card and Venmo competitor

Much like Venmo and its competitors, Apple's new service would enable iPhone users to transfer money to each other quickly using their mobile phones. It looks like Apple Pay is getting a major upgrade this year. Apple Pay launched in October 2014 in an attempt to capture a chunk of that business.

Moto Z2 Play render reveals another thin phone and camera bump

While the phone can't be seen from all angles in this single image, what can be seen is a familiar design to the old Moto Z Play albeit with a few refinements and touch ups to the style. In addition to Moto E4 and Moto E4 Plus and the entry range represented by Moto C, one of the lines of smartphones that will receive a fresh air will be the family of Moto Z devices.

Apple touts greater use of recycled metal in gadgets

This would allow it to end its reliance on mining "one day". But the task won't be easy, something that Apple has admitted. In addition, the source also reveals that Apple is now testing a new type of screen that will give the new iPhone model a look that covers most of the front portion of the device.

Microsoft's authenticator is now all you need to log in

Aside from a basic to-do list , there wasn't anything remarkable about the leaks, save for the feature that lets the app input to-do suggestions. Of course since this is a Microsoft product, you have integration with other Office 365 software and apps.

Hillary Clinton spied on her own campaign staff

She told Trump that she was committed to country's success and "that means your success as president". "Mr President, ' she said softly". Clinton called Trump to concede defeat shortly after a previous phone conversation with Obama. According to the book, she also said that she knew she had "let her country down" and that her loss had " shattered " Obama's legacy. According to the authors, if Clinton carried the blame on her own shoulders that night, it didn't take long, in the aftermath ...

Russia, Google reach $7.8 million settlement on Android case

The deal was approved by a Russian court earlier on Monday , said FAS deputy head Alexei Dotsenko, adding that it was for a term of six years and nine months. Google reported that, in addition to an amicable agreement with Russia's anti-trust regulator, it entered into a commercial agreement with the Yandex company.

The three-variant Clarity is one of Honda's most advanced creations

Joining the Clarity Fuel Cell that was launched late last year, the trio is expected to contribute to an anticipated five-fold increase in Honda's USA sales of electrified vehicles over the next four years. But the filling stations are the biggest obstacle for the fuel cell cars. As for the Clarity Plug-in Hybrid model, Center said the vehicle is designed for those "wanting to take the next step in environmental performance", but still want range and fuel flexibility.

US sends dozens of troops to Somalia, 1st time in decades

The US is sending "dozens" of additional troops to Somalia to train and equip the Somali National Army and the forces participating in the African Union Mission in Somalia there. A BBC report on this story noted that in 1993, 18 US special forces personnel were killed in the incident dramatized in the American film Black Hawk Down .

Samsung Galaxy S6 Nougat Update Insults S7 Users

To grab the update, simply head to your settings menu, then go into "About Device", and check for updates. AT&T has announced that it's updating its Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ to Android 7.0. Be patient and before you know it, you will be enjoying the new features that come with the update. Screenshots detail a jump to Android 7.0 and the February security patch.

Obama to give speech in Berlin to mark Reformation anniversary

The Obama Foundation is co-sponsoring the discussion and the joint appearance may be an attempt to bolster her chances of re-election. The visit will coincide with the beginning of President Donald Trump's summer tour of Europe. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said yesterday (16 February) that Europe must not cave in to U.S. demands to raise military spending, arguing that development and humanitarian aid could also count as security.

Pre-Order of iPhone 8 Starts September, Shipment Expected Before December Holidays

Recalling a report from last week, Apple is reportedly facing some technical issues relating to the lamination process of curved OLED panels and delayed adoption of a 3D sensing system which is why the availability of the 5.8-inch iPhone 8 might be delayed a few weeks.

Apple May Be Building Their Own Battery Management Chip For Upcoming iPhones

As per the research note , Apple is setting up a design team to work on the power management chip at its headquarters in California as well as in Munich. Dialog is reliant on Apple's custom as nearly 75 percent of its sales are to the Californian tech company. It's interesting to see that Apple is moving down its supply chain and replacing its most important suppliers one by one.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition comes with extra apps

Samsung launched the S8 with many new security features, such as an iris scanner and a fingerprint sensor. LG smartphones don't usually carry the firing power of the Samsung Galaxy devices, but you'll want to check out this latest device. All four carriers are also offering a special deal from Samsung that includes a free Gear VR headset and controller (valued at $179) and Oculus Bonus Content for preorder buyers, while supplies last.

Instagram Direct Brings Together Permanent And Disappearing Messages

Instagram , which counts 375 million users on its messaging platform, is clearly ramping up direct competition with Snapchat. Disappearing messages are highlighted blue in the inbox to prepare users for what kind of message they're about to open.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Reveals Its 707-Horsepower SUV

That's right! This 6.2-litre V8 Hellcat engine , seen previously in the Challenger and the Charger, now sends 707bhp of power to the all-wheel-drive in the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, while producing a colossal turning momentum of 875Nm. Dropping the supercharged 6.2-liter V8 in the Grand Cherokee's engine bay was easier said than done. Taking care of safety is a set of 15.75-inch (400 millimeter) Brembo brakes in front and 13.78-inch (350 mm) rotors in the rear, with the company looking ...

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Nunes acknowledged Monday that he met with a "source" on the White House grounds just before announcing that associates of President Donald Trump had been caught up in USA surveillance. In his press briefing, Spicer said the White House had no objection to Yates's testimony and denied any coordination with Nunes to block it. Spicer said that Yates had asked the Justice Department for permission to testify publicly and that it had been granted.