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Google rolls out major redesign for Gmail

Google rolls out major redesign for Gmail

Just click on Settings - that's the Gear icon in the right corner of your inbox - and select Try the New Gmail if that option is available. It's a feature I personally use a ton - you'd be surprised how many emails you can clear out of your in-box with a quick "Monday sounds good!" or "Sorry, can't make it!" - and it's nice to see it make its way over to Gmail's desktop version. Read More

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Family says Delta used blanket to tie woman to wheelchair

Family says Delta used blanket to tie woman to wheelchair

A Delta Airlines passenger with multiple sclerosis says airline employees tied her to her wheelchair with a "dirty blanket", leaving bruises on her arm, because they didn't have the correct equipment for the flight. "There was complete operations failure". "While Delta always looks for ways to improve the overall customer experience, our findings do not align with details shared by the customer's family", Delta said in a statement provided to the New York Post . Read More

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Ruling coalition in Armenia splits

Ruling coalition in Armenia splits

Shortly after the failed meeting, during which Sarkisian warned the opposition leader invoking the May 1, 2008 events, during which 10 people died during opposition protests against his election as president. After a constitutional reform was approved by a referendum in 2015, Armenia switched from the presidential to parliamentary republic. They push for early elections and resolve of the ruling party. Read More

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Danish inventor Peter Madsen handed life sentence for murdering journalist Kim Wall

Danish inventor Peter Madsen handed life sentence for murdering journalist Kim Wall

Madsen later said he dismembered Wall's body first to get it through the hatch. Wall boarded the submarine on August 10 to report a story about Madsen, according to her family. Poignantly, she sent him unsuspecting text messages on the evening she was meeting Madsen, reading: "I'm still alive btw", "But going down now", "I love you!", " He brought coffee and cookies too". Read More

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Palestinian Journalist dies from gunshot by Israeli Troops

Palestinian Journalist dies from gunshot by Israeli Troops

A Palestinian journalist who was shot by Israeli forces almost two weeks ago while covering a protest along the Gaza-Israel border has died of his wounds, Palestinian health officials said. A total of 38 Palestinian rioters have died in the unrest on the Israel-Gaza border that began on March 30. "Unfortunately he was transferred two days after being injured, due to complications with Israeli security forces". Read More

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Former Port Authority Official Badgers New Jersey Cops Over Traffic Stop

Former Port Authority Official Badgers New Jersey Cops Over Traffic Stop

She made sure the officers knew they were dealing with the cream of Tenafly society, not common riffraff. "You may shut the [expletive] up and not tell me when to take my kid and her friends", Turner said in the video. "The board takes its recently adopted Code of Ethics for commissioners extremely seriously and was preparing to form a special committee to review the findings of the Inspector General investigation and take action at this Thursday's board meeting", said spokesman Benjamin ... Read More

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Younger brother of Alabama QB Tagavailoa commits to Tide

Younger brother of Alabama QB Tagavailoa commits to Tide

He and his family moved to Alabaster, Alabama, and began playing at Thompson High School shortly after Tua enrolled at Alabama a year ago. "I know my family would love that, so I'm happy we get to play together". Hurts was benched and Tua came in to give the Crimson Tide a comeback victory. "I've always seen my brother as the best quarterback, the best runner". Read More

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Ivana Trump Doesn't Think President Trump Should Run Again in 2020

Ivana Trump Doesn't Think President Trump Should Run Again in 2020

When asked about U.S. elections 2020, she said, "He has a good life and he has everything". "I told myself, 'Am I going to live with the person who is going to say, 'I'm going to go and play golf and wondering: 'Is he really going to go and play golf?'" "It's a long time ago now, so I think Vanessa knew it all along and maybe she just couldn't get over the hurt to forgive him", Ivana Trump said. Read More

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Amazon India lists OnePlus 6 as coming soon

Amazon India lists OnePlus 6 as coming soon

With an image shared on social media, OnePlus hinted that the OnePlus 6 will come with ceramic back cover, something that may make it look significantly plush and polished compared to phones that use brushed aluminium finish. Earlier, Evan Blass of Evleaks fame had tweeted a partial photo of the OnePlus 6 that showed the phone with a back cover with wood texture finish. The e-commerce titan Amazon confirmed that the phone will only be available on its platform, will launch stated as ... Read More

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Will US Treasury drop Rusal sanctions?

Will US Treasury drop Rusal sanctions?

Aluminum prices plunged as much as 10% early Monday on word that President Donald Trump's administration will ease its sanctions regime and may hold Rusal harmless if Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska divests his stake. Representatives at Alcoa didn't immediately respond to phone calls and emails seeking comment. Rusal, the world's second-largest aluminum producer. Read More

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Pens complete series win over Philly

Pens complete series win over Philly

The Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers in the playoffs after losing to them in 2012 in that insane six-game series that a little bit of everything. It was 2-2 after one period, 4-4 after two, and nothing was decided in the fiercest game of the series between the longstanding rivals until Guentzel took control. Read More

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Juventus and Napoli are set for a wild Serie A finish

Juventus and Napoli are set for a wild Serie A finish

Juventus are bidding for their seventh Serie A title in succession and 34th in total, whereas Napoli have only been champions twice in their history - in 1987 and 1990. Napoli will play Fiorentina, Sampdoria, Torino and Crotone in the final four matches. "We knew this would be a really hard game, but we did all we could to win it and so we've just got to be pleased with ourselves tonight", he told Mediaset . Read More

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Mexico and European Union reach new trade deal

Mexico and European Union reach new trade deal

The new EU-Mexico trade agreement forms part of a wider global agreement, and seeks to simplify customs procedures in sectors including agriculture, pharmaceuticals, machinery and transport. "Our negotiators will now continue their work to resolve the remaining technical issues and finalize the full legal text so that our citizens and enterprises can start reaping its benefits as soon as possible". Read More

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Investigation continues Monday into Saraland Waffle House incident

Investigation continues Monday into Saraland Waffle House incident

In the video, the Saraland Police can be seen throwing Clemons to the ground aggressively, shoving her head and neck and in the melee her breasts were exposed. Clemons was arrested at approximately 2:45 a.m. for resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. What began as an altercation over plastic utensils at an Alabama Waffle House quickly devolved into another disgusting display of police brutality and institutionalized racism . Read More

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A's Sean Manaea stuns Red Sox with first no-hitter of 2018

A's Sean Manaea stuns Red Sox with first no-hitter of 2018

Manaea masterful performance saw the left hander strike out 10 batters and walk just two as he clinched the no-hitter by getting Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez to bounce into a forced out at second in the ninth inning. The Boston Globe's Pete Abraham adds that Benintendi felt the umpires were trying to help Manaea to keep the no-hitter intact. The A's starter walked Mookie Betts to start the game, making perfection impossible. Read More

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Japan reacts coolly to North's vow to 'stop nuclear tests'

Japan reacts coolly to North's vow to 'stop nuclear tests'

Kim also said a nuclear test site would be closed and "dismantled" now that the country has learned how to make nuclear weapons and mount warheads on ballistic rockets. Trump, welcomed Pyongyang's decision. But Trump exaggerated what Kim had already agreed to, falsely saying in a tweet Sunday that the North Koreans "have agreed to denuclearization". Read More

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Pope pleads for Nicaragua violence to end after protest deaths

Pope pleads for Nicaragua violence to end after protest deaths

The unrest erupted Wednesday over pension reforms, with students a prominent group. Seconds later a gunshot rings out and Gahona slumps lifeless to the curb. "What is happening in our country has no name", Ortega said. The kids do not even know the party that is manipulating them. Gang members are being brought into the kids' protests and are criminalizing the protests. Read More

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White House releases new USA arms sales policy

White House releases new USA arms sales policy

The planned revision of US weapons export policy also includes a new drone export policy that allows lethal drones that can fire missiles and surveillance drones of all sizes to soon become more widely available to USA allies. According to the White House US weapons and aerospace exports are worth $1 trillion and support 2.5 million jobs. Companies that stand to benefit from the new policy most include Boeing Co (BA.N) and the other top USA defense contractors, Lockheed Martin Corp ... Read More

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Magnitude 5.9 Quake Strikes Southern Iran

Iranian state television, citing officials, described the quake as a magnitude 5.9. The tremor was also felt in Bahrain and areas around the Persian Gulf, according to reports. The USGS put the earthquake's depth at 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) below the surface. A 7.2 magnitude quake jolted the Kermanshah province last November killing about 600 and leaving more injured. Read More

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Trump 'Hasn't Cooled' on Firing Rosenstein

Trump 'Hasn't Cooled' on Firing Rosenstein

The attorney general apparently made this statement during a phone call to the White House, when he sought to learn the details of a meeting between Trump and Rosenstein which took place on April 12. But a new report out Friday at Axios makes clear Rosenstein is not safe. "That's what Meadows and Jordan are doing", Swan's source says. As the head of the Russian Federation investigation, Rosenstein's firing could open a path for a new deputy attorney general who would be willing to close ... Read More

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Israeli troops kill two more Palestinians in Gaza

Israeli troops kill two more Palestinians in Gaza

The Palestinians say the rising casualty toll signals that Israel's military is sticking to its open-fire rules against the protesters despite global criticism of the use of lethal force against unarmed demonstrators. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has come under fire for the shooting of protesters approaching the border. Protest organisers officially labelled the latest event in support of "martyrs and prisoners", but on social media some Palestinians dubbed it the "Friday of ... Read More

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Palestinians stream for protests to Gaza tent camps

Palestinians stream for protests to Gaza tent camps

Hundreds flocked to one of 5 camps nearby Gaza City, stepping on a large flag. Israel confirmed the strikes, saying they were retaliation for gun fire. Abdulati added "during these activities, Israeli flags will be also burned to absorb the anger of the Palestinian participants until Israel meets the demands of the populations in the Gaza Strip, especially lifting the blockade". Read More

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