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US to send hospital ship to Colombia amid refugee crisis

Added: 18.08.2018 0:56 | 4 views | 0 comments

The Pentagon is preparing to dispatch a hospital ship to Colombia and possibly other parts of South America to help relieve strain on health care systems overloaded by an influx of hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans who have fled that crisis-racked nation, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday.


D.C. mayor responds after Trump blames local officials for canceled $92 million military parade

Added: 18.08.2018 0:16 | 9 views | 0 comments

The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public, setting off a chaotic volley of tweets and accusations between the president and the mayor of the nation's capital....


Holding law enforcement accountable for electronic surveillance

Added: 17.08.2018 22:20 | 5 views | 0 comments

A new cryptographic system is aimed at improving government accountability for surveillance while still maintaining enough confidentiality for police to do their jobs. AUDIT involves a public ledger in which officials share information about data requests through so-called 'cryptographic commitments.' If the courts decide to release the data they requested, the public can be assured that the correct documents were released in full; if they decide not to, then that refusal itself is made known.

Winnie Mandela memorial

Added: 17.08.2018 19:19 | 5 views | 0 comments

Thousands attend a memorial service in South Africa to pay tribute to anti-apartheid activist.

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Mini antimatter accelerator could rival the likes of the Large Hadron Collider

Added: 17.08.2018 17:58 | 6 views | 0 comments

Researchers have found a way to accelerate antimatter in a thousand-times smaller space than current accelerators, boosting the science of exotic particles.

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Nissan admits faking exhaust emissions data in Japan

Added: 17.08.2018 17:28 | 7 views | 0 comments

The company said the falsifications took place at five of its plants in Japan and involved nearly two and half thousand vehicles.

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Thanks to El Niño, a 'below-normal' 2018 Atlantic hurricane season is now expected

Added: 17.08.2018 17:23 | 14 views | 0 comments

Good news! This year's hurricane season isn't expected to be as nightmarish as the 2017 season, USA Today reports.

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Tite brings in young blood for Brazil soccer friendlies in USA

Added: 17.08.2018 16:49 | 17 views | 0 comments

Manchester United's Andreas Pereira and Barcelona's Artur are among the new names in a much-changed Brazil squad for upcoming friendlies against the United States and El Salvador, coach Tite said on Friday.


| 'Please pray for us': Kerala experiences worst monsoon in nearly a century – video report

Added: 17.08.2018 16:06 | 11 views | 0 comments

Floods in the southern state of Kerala in India have left more than 320 people dead and more than 220,000 displaced from their homes. It is believed the death toll may rise, with more rain predicted and thousands of people still awaiting rescue.

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    Kerala flood map: Evacuation zones and latest rain forecast as death toll hits 167

    Added: 17.08.2018 15:17 | 11 views | 0 comments

    KERALA is suffering the devastating effects of recent monsoon rains and flash flooding with a rising death toll and thousands of people displaced. Here are the current evacuation zones and latest rain forecast.

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