Top Microsoft exec says online privacy has reached ‘a crisis point’

Wtop | 2019-10-14

Microsoft president Brad Smith thinks it’s time antitrust laws are updated for the digital age. Rather than the traditional method of calculating a company’s market share, Smith said regulators should also consider how much consumer data it possesses when determining whether it is a...

India halved its poverty rate since 1990s: World Bank

The Times of India | 2019-10-16

WASHINGTON: India has halved its poverty rate since the 1990s and achieved a seven plus growth rate over the last 15 years, the World Bank said on Tuesday. India is both critical to the success of global development efforts, including eliminating extreme poverty, and as an influential leader for...

United Airlines posts $1 billion profit on summer travel

The Washington Times | 2019-10-15

DALLAS (AP) - Cheaper jet fuel and slightly higher fares helped United Airlines boost third-quarter profit 23% to $1 billion. The results released Tuesday were better than Wall Street expected, and United raised its forecast of full-year profit. United indicated that demand for leisure and business...

All about hair loss, its causes and solutions

The Times of India | 2019-10-15

Life can take a toll on your looks, especially your hair. Hair loss can have a profound effect on self-esteem, triggering depression and so, ironically, and hindering recovery. Every day, everyone loses some hair. Our body then replaces it with some new strands as part of the many renewal processes...

Regularly Drinking Tea Might Benefit Our Brain Structure, Small Study Suggests

IFL Science | 2019-10-14

Tea has likely been around for thousands of years, thought to have first been drunk by the Shen Nong Dynasty of China as a medicinal drink. Over time, it spread around Asia and across the world, with the Brits first getting their hands on a cuppa in the 17th century. Tea is purported to have all...

Heart decides as Roger Federer confirms Tokyo Olympics participation

Toronto Sun | 2019-10-14

Roger Federer confirmed his participation in next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo and said on Monday that he had listened to his heart before making the decision. The Swiss...

Federer loses cool and follows Djokovic out of Shanghai

Supersport | 2019-10-11

Roger Federer's trademark cool spectacularly deserted him and he was given a point penalty as he followed Novak Djokovic out of the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals on Friday.","content":"Roger Federer's trademark cool spectacularly deserted him and he was given a point...

Italy wins 5-0 against Liechtenstein to equal record

The Washington Times | 2019-10-15

VADUZ, Liechtenstein (AP) - An inexperienced Italy side eased to a 5-0 win at Liechtenstein in a European Championship qualifier on Tuesday to equal the record number of consecutive wins for the Azzurri. Andrea Belotti scored twice while Federico Bernardeschi, Alessio Romagnoli and Stephan El...

Sweden 1-1 Spain: Rodrigo late show seals Euro 2020 qualification

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-10-15

Rodrigo Moreno came off the bench to snatch a last-gasp 1-1 draw in Sweden and confirm Spain's place at Euro 2020. Inspired saves from Robin Olsen and an injury to their own goalkeeper, David de Gea, added up to what was starting to look like a wretched outing at the Friends Arena for Robert...

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Erdogan Remains Defiant in Face of US Sanctions

Voa News | 2019-10-15

U.S. sanctions on Turkey over its Syrian military offensive are being dismissed by the political leadership in Ankara, as financial markets shrug off the...

Drug distributors in talks to settle opioid litigation for $18 bln -WSJ

Canada Dot Com | 2019-10-15

Three drug distributors are in talks with state and local governments to settle opioid litigation for $18 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday,...

7-story building collapses in Brazil; 1 dead, others trapped

Boston Herald | 2019-10-15

By MAURICIO SAVARESE RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A seven-story building collapsed Tuesday in an upscale part of the Brazilian city of Fortaleza, killing one...

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GM CEO joins talks; deal to end strike may be near

CTV | 2019-10-15

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Deutsche Welle | 2019-10-15

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Uber driver sexually assaulted female passenger as she was being sick

The Independent | 2019-10-15

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Israel moves to corral Bedouins in camps

Israel is moving to forcibly transfer some 36,000 Bedouins into displacement camps as part of a plan...

Al Jazeera | 2019-10-15

As the UN leaves Haiti, its victims still wait for justice

It is high time for the UN to take responsibility for the crimes its peacekeeping forces committed...