Tuesday, July 17, 2018

FOX NEWS: The best Amazon Prime Day deals


The best Amazon Prime Day deals



Amazon Prime Day is upon us, and while the sale doesn't officially begin until 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ET, Amazon is kicking things off early with a few sales on its own devices.

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FOX NEWS: German court rules Facebook data can be inherited


German court rules Facebook data can be inherited



When someone passes away, Facebook either deletes or memorializes the individual's account and it can't be accessed by anyone beyond sharing memories on the timeline.

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FOX NEWS: Microsoft calls for facial recognition technology rules given 'potential for abuse'


Microsoft calls for facial recognition technology rules given 'potential for abuse'



Microsoft has called on the government to step up and regulate facial recognition

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FOX NEWS: British diver doesn't rule out legal action against Musk over tweets


British diver doesn't rule out legal action against Musk over tweets



The British diver who played an instrumental role in rescuing the 12 boys from a Thailand cave on Monday fired back at tech billionaire Elon Musk who apparently accused him of being a pedophile.

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Mexican leasing firm Damojh blames plane crew for Cuba crash

Mexican plane leasing company Damojh said on Monday that black boxes retrieved from the wreckage of a plane that crashed in Cuba in May showed a steep take-off due to human error by its Mexican crew was to blame.


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Brexit campaign group Vote Leave referred to police for breaching spending rules

Britain's Electoral Commission said on Tuesday it had fined the officially designated pro-Brexit campaign group 61,000 pounds ($80,843) for breaching spending rules in the 2016 referendum and referred it to the police.


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Fined Vote Leave group says no evidence of wrongdoing in Brexit campaign

Vote Leave, the officially designated pro-Brexit campaign group in the 2016 referendum, said there was no evidence of any wrongdoing after Britain's Electoral Commission on Tuesday fined and referred it to the police for spending breaches.


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Britain's May wins parliament vote after bowing to Brexit pressure

British Prime Minister Theresa May won a series of votes in parliament on Monday, keeping her over-arching strategy to leave the European Union just about on track after bowing to pressure from Brexit supporters in her party.


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Protesters gather at entrance to Iraq's Zubair oilfield: police

About 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to Iraq's giant Zubair oilfield on Tuesday, police said, amid growing unrest in southern cities over poor public services and corruption.


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Israeli lawmakers vote to ban some left-wing groups from schools

Israel's parliament passed a law on Tuesday that could see groups critical of government policies toward the Palestinians banned from entering Israeli schools and speaking with pupils.


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Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit, stirs fierce criticism

Standing side by side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump refused on Monday to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, casting doubt on the findings of his own intelligence agencies and sparking a storm of criticism at home.


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Syrian army says it captures strategic hill overlooking Israeli border

The Syrian army and its allies have taken control of a strategic hill overlooking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights as it pushes forward with an offensive to seize the remaining parts of the southwest from rebels, state TV and rebels said on Monday.


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Heatwave blankets Japan, kills 14 people over long weekend

An intense heatwave killed at least 14 people over a three-day long weekend in Japan, media reported on Tuesday, and high temperatures hampered the recovery in flood-hit areas where more than 200 people died last week.


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U.S. general says remarks on Afghan peace talks 'mischaracterized'

The NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan on Tuesday rejected reports its commander General John Nicholson had said the United States was ready to join direct negotiations with the Taliban, saying his comments were "mischaracterized".


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Peru arrests more than 50 in anti-drug bust at Colombian border

Peru arrested more than 50 people on Monday, the majority Colombian, as part of an operation against drug trafficking in a jungle border province where dissident former Marxist FARC rebels have reportedly taken refuge.


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U.S. lawmakers condemn Trump over Helsinki summit with Putin

A wave of condemnation by U.S. lawmakers from both Republican and Democratic parties followed President Donald Trump's failure at a Helsinki summit to warn Russian President Vladimir Putin about meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.


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FOX NEWS: The best Amazon Prime Day deals

The best Amazon Prime Day deals Amazon Prime Day is upon us, and while the sale doesn't officially begin until 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ...