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Tests find Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

The Oklahoman | 2017-04-24

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's latest phones feature big wraparound screens and lots of glass. They also appear to break more easily, according to tests run by SquareTrade, a company that sells...

Parents' mobile use harms family life, say secondary pupils

BBC News | 2017-04-23

Emma Robertson, co-founder of DAUK, said too few parents knew how long their children were online, particularly...


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Jalapeno-flavored chips recalled over Salmonella fear

CNN | 2017-04-24

(CNN)Frito-Lay is recalling two jalapeño-flavored potato chip products over fears of Salmonella contamination. The voluntary recall of jalapeno flavored Lay's Kettle Cooked Potato Chips and jalapeño flavored Miss Vickie's Kettle Cooked potato chips is due to the potential presence of the bacteria in...

Gold falls to its lowest in almost two weeks after French poll

Business Day | 2017-04-24

BengaluruGold hits its lowest in nearly two weeks on Monday after centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron won the first round of French presidential election, boosting stocks and sparking a sell-off in the safe-haven bullion. Spot gold was down 0.7% at $1,275.46/oz by 3.42am GMT, after falling to a...


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Murray crashes out of Monte Carlo

The News International | 2017-04-21

MONTE CARLO, Principality of Monaco: Andy Murray surrendered a 4-0 lead in the decisive third set on his way to defeat at the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday as the world number one’s 2017 season hit another setback. Murray suffered a shock third-round loss to Spain’s 15th seed Albert...

Monnte Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic reaches quarters

Sporting Life | 2017-04-20

Novak Djokovic's road to recovery continued with victory against Pablo Carreno Busta as he secured his passage through to the quarter-finals of the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters. Djokovic, playing only his second clay match of the year...

Messi magic floors Real Madrid

Deccan Herald | 2017-04-24

Man of the hour: Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring the winner against Real Madrid on Sunday. AFP Lionel Messi struck his 500th Barcelona goal with the last kick of the game to blow the La Liga title race wide open with a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Madrid on Sunday. Messi had broken a...

Serena Williams at No. 1, despite not playing since January

Atlantic City | 2017-04-24

Serena Williams is briefly back at No. 1 in the WTA rankings, despite not playing a match since January. She also plans to take the rest of 2017 off because she is expecting a baby. ......

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Top Stories Worldwide | 2017-04-24

Yogurt Maker Sues Conspiracy Theorist Over Child Sexual Assault Claim

Greek yogurt giant Chobani is suing right-wing radio host AlexJones, accusing the conspiracy theorist of publishing false information about the company, CBS...

Hong Kong Standard | 2017-04-24

Malaria vaccine gets pilot testing

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi will pilot the world's first malaria vaccine from 2018, offering it for babies and children in high-risk areas as part of real-life... | 2017-04-24

GM Ignition Switches Appeal Declined By U.S. Supreme Court

Reuters reported the 2009 bankruptcy filing by General Motors prevents the U.S. Supreme Court from hearing an appeal on suits filed over deadly ignition-switch... | 2017-04-24

China Bars Its Construction Workers From Israeli Settlements

China and Israel have agreed to bring Chinese construction workers to Israel under the Chinese stipulation workers are prohibited from building in West Bank... | 2017-04-24

Arkansas Set To Carry Out First Double Execution Monday In U.S. Since Texas In 2000

Arkansas is scheduled to execute two inmates Monday night, the first such double execution in the United States in 17 years, PressTV reported. Murder convicts...

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Alternet | 2017-04-24

Robert Reich: How Trump Degraded the Presidency in Just 100 Days

"Not until Trump has the moral authority of the office disappeared." Trump’s failure to accomplish...

Alternet | 2017-04-24

Meet the Man Who Should Be the Next to Go at Fox News

Bill Shine continues at the helm despite reports that he helped cover up sexual harassment at the...