(The Sports Xchange) – The Baltimore Ravens lost quarterback Joe Flacco to a concussion and still managed to snap the Miami Dolphins’ three-game winning streak with a dominant 40-0 victory on Thursday. Oct 22, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jarius Wright (17) catches a pass in the fourth quarter against the Baltimore
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O), Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O), Alphabet Corp’s (GOOGL.O) Google and Intel Corp (INTC.O) are all putting their chips on the cloud computing business, and it is booming. FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft logo is shown on the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on June 13, 2017. REUTERS/ Mike Blake/File
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered the unveiling of 2,800 documents related to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy but yielded to pressure from the FBI and CIA to block the release of other records to be reviewed further. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jaqueline
SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea said it will release a South Korean fishing boat on Friday after it was found illegally fishing in North Korean waters six days ago, state news agency KCNA said, as U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis flew into Seoul for defense talks. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un visit a shoe factory
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke on Thursday with Myanmar’s army chief and expressed concern over reported atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state, the U.S. State Department said in a statement. Rohingya refugees line up to receive humanitarian aid in Balukhali refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, October 26, 2017.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A year has passed since a supernatural demon terrorized the town of Hawkins, Indiana, but as Netflix’s hit 1980s science fiction series “Stranger Things” returns for a second season on Friday, life has not returned to normal for the unlikely heroes. FILE PHOTO: Cast members Gaten Matarazzo, Noah Schnapp, Millie Bobby
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump ordered the release on Thursday of some secret documents related to the 1963 assassination of President John Kennedy but held some back for further review after entreaties from the FBI and the CIA, senior White House officials said. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jaqueline Kennedy
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on seven North Korean individuals and three entities for “flagrant” human rights abuses, including killings, torture, forced labor and the hunting down of asylum seekers abroad. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un claps with military officers at the Command of the Strategic Force of the
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A trail of fossilized three-toed footprints that measure nearly two feet (57 cm) long shows that a huge meat-eating dinosaur stalked southern Africa 200 million years ago at a time when most carnivorous dinosaurs were modest-sized beasts. Fabien Knoll, Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the University of Manchester, lies next to the
(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as demand for its cloud computing services for companies rose and its personal computer software business stabilized. FILE PHOTO: An promotional video plays behind a window reflecting a nearby building at the Microsoft office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. on May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Brian
KITCHANGA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley was moved to tears on Thursday after visiting a nearly decade-old camp for Congolese displaced by violence in the country’s east, and insisted there has to be a way to hold “safe and fair elections.” U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki
(Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said on Thursday it may become profitable for the first time next quarter after slashing expenses over the past year and ramping up deals to sell its data to other companies, which could help to break its reliance on advertising for revenue. Shares of Twitter soared more than 18 percent
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne expect to start Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix from the back row after incurring hefty grid penalties for engine changes. FILE PHOTO: McLaren F1 driver Fernando Alonso attends a news conference ahead of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix night race in Singapore September 14, 2017.
ROME (Reuters) – The waters of Rome’s Trevi Fountain, one of Italy’s top tourist attractions, turned red on Thursday after a man dumped dye into the main pool, a city official said. The Trevi fountain is seen filled with red coloured water after a vandal threw paint into the Baroque landmark in downtown Rome, Italy,
WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) – The Weinstein Co film company on Thursday was sued by its founder and former co-chairman Harvey Weinstein who is seeking information that could help defend himself against sexual assault allegations, and also help defend the company against potential liability. FILE PHOTO: Harvey Weinstein, of the Weinstein Co arrives at the Sun