• Amazon Acquires Security Camera and Video Doorbell Maker Blink
Amazon Acquires Security Camera and Video Doorbell Maker Blink

That includes the recently announced Blink Video Doorbell . The company first introduced a battery-powered indoor camera, followed by an outdoor version and on 19 December, it introduced a $99 Video Doorbell, available for preorder "soon".

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  • Family of detained Indian 'spy' to visit him in Pakistan
Family of detained Indian 'spy' to visit him in Pakistan

Jadhav, 47, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April, following which India moved the ICJ in May. Pakistan says Jadhav was working for the Indian spy agency, RAW. Pakistan claims its security forces arrested Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel from its restive Balochistan province on Mar...

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  • Rainy, mild, and breezy today, light snow on tap for Christmas Eve
Rainy, mild, and breezy today, light snow on tap for Christmas Eve

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued by the National Weather Service to take effect at 5:00 p.m. Christmas Eve. Our southernmost counties will catch a one-two punch of white stuff as tonight's passing system may deliver them some additional snow between now and Sunday .

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  • Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day
Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

Environment Canada forecasts flurries to begin falling during the day Sunday across Vancouver Island. The way it looks now, initially the lake snow could very well be setting up around or just north of Syracuse, but as the afternoon progresses the band of lake snow will march to the north and east of Syracuse.

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  • North Korea: Trump praises latest United Nations sanctions over missiles
North Korea: Trump praises latest United Nations sanctions over missiles

North Korea is already subject to a raft of sanctions from the USA, the United Nations and the EU. "We define this "sanctions resolution" rigged up by the USA and its followers as a grave infringement upon the sovereignty of our Republic, as an act of war violating peace and stability in the Korean peninsula and the region and categorically rejec...

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  • India complete 3-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka
India complete 3-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka

England posted the highest of 230 for eight wickets when chasing South Africa's 229 in the same tournament. The pitch is in good condition for batting and also for spinners. Sadeera Samarawickrama (21) also did not last long and was dismissed by Hardik Pandya, who had struck him on the helmet before having him caught by Dinesh Karthik.Gunaratne, t...

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  • RK Nagar bypoll: Dhinakaran surges ahead, AIADMK, DMK continue to trail
RK Nagar bypoll: Dhinakaran surges ahead, AIADMK, DMK continue to trail

He condemned the police's "high-handedness" at the counting centre as he claimed that they behaved like AIADMK's 'booth agents.' "Tamil Nadu people have spoken through RK Nagar voters". "People of RK Nagar have elected Amma's ( Jayalalithaa's ) successor", said Dinakaran. With several twists, turns, controversies around her death and Jaya's close...

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  • Alabama unemployment at record low
Alabama unemployment at record low

The unemployment rate was below 2.7 percent in Nebraska, New Hampshire and North Dakota. The Texas jobless rate has improved for the seventh month in a row with Number unemployment dropping to a record low of 3.8%. Private industries with the most growth year over year were professional and business services, up 3,439; leisure and hospitality, up...

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  • Wind and rain warnings issued ahead of Christmas day
Wind and rain warnings issued ahead of Christmas day

A warning has also been issued for Christmas Eve, although a smaller area will be affected. The Status Yellow warning is in force from 9am this morning to 9am on Christmas morning. It's going to be a boring and windy Christmas Eve with some rain later in the evening with rain forecasted for Christmas Day and temperatures set to dip in the evening...

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  • Five-time MLA Jairam Thakur to be new Himachal CM
Five-time MLA Jairam Thakur to be new Himachal CM

The observers had submitted their report to party president Amit Shah and a consensus was built around Thakur's name in consultation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi even before the meeting of the Legislature Party, sources indicated. He did his post-graduation from Panjab University in Chandigarh and chose to join politics when he was in his 20...

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  • Several people killed in Christmas Eve plane crash in Florida
Several people killed in Christmas Eve plane crash in Florida

Authorities received a call about the crash at about 7:20 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release, WTSP reports . The pilot was identified as John Shannon, 70, of Lakeland, Florida. There was a fire after the plane crashed that was extinguished by Polk County Fire Rescue personnel. The plane crashed shortly after takeoff and the sheriff's off...

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  • Erika Harold Joins Former Miss America Winners Calling for CEO's Resignation
Erika Harold Joins Former Miss America Winners Calling for CEO's Resignation

The Huffington Post did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment on Haskell's statement. "I want you to know that the women who participate in Miss America , the volunteers who help run this organization and the sponsors who are a part of this program value strong, smart, independent young women and aspire to see them succeed", she co...

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  • James Harden rips referees' '[expletive] calls' after loss to Clippers
James Harden rips referees' '[expletive] calls' after loss to Clippers

He's the first National Basketball Association player to score 50 or more in consecutive games since the Lakers' Kobe Bryant did so in four straight in March 2007. In Friday's other games, the Milwaukee Bucks overcame a late deficit at home to beat the Charlotte Hornets 109-104. Andre Drummond contributed 18 points and 15 boards as the Pistons ...

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  • Torch Relay for PyeongChang 2018 to Resume Friday Following Deadly Fire
Torch Relay for PyeongChang 2018 to Resume Friday Following Deadly Fire

Firefighters try to extinguish a fire at an eight-floor building in Jecheon, South Korea, Thursday, Dec. 21. The building houses a fitness centre, restaurants and a public sauna, Yonhap news agency reported. The blaze - believed to have started in a parking lot on the first floor - has been mostly put out, the fire agency said. The torch rela...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director to sit for closed interview with House panels
Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director to sit for closed interview with House panels

Yet, in August of 2016, Strzok mentioned an "insurance policy". Trump Jr. echoed the infamous accusation his father made previous year of a "rigged system" meant to anoint Democrat Hillary Clinton president via supposed voter fraud . One issue was when McCabe was asked when did the bureau find out that former MI6 operative Christopher Steele, us...

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  • Fodder scam: Lalu convicted, taken into custody
Fodder scam: Lalu convicted, taken into custody

Lalu Prasad Yadav is found convicted on the other hand Jagannath Mishra acquitted. It took him about a minute to gather his composure after his lawyer explained to him that he indeed stood convicted. The first case in 2013 cost him his parliamentary seat and disqualified him from contesting elections. He had moved the apex court challenging th...

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  • Tesla big rig deposits are a marketing tool, truck driver says
Tesla big rig deposits are a marketing tool, truck driver says

This first order of 125 units will reportedly just allow the firm to get the data it needs as regards the semi truck's real-world performance as part of the UPS fleet, and to complete an evaluation. "As with any introductory technology for our fleet, we want to make sure it's in a position to succeed", Scott Phillippi, UPS senior director for autom...

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  • SpaceX rocket launch causes confusion, panic Friday evening
SpaceX rocket launch causes confusion, panic Friday evening

SpaceX blasted off a reused Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 satellites into orbit, its fourth launch towards a US$3 billion (S$4 billion) upgrade to Virginia-based Iridium's mobile, voice and data network. The 10 satellites are part of Iridium's NEXT system, which will ultimately include 81 satellites. Multiple local law enforcement agencies have c...

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  • Trump's Wall Around Doonbeg Golf Resort Will Destroy Irish Beach: Environmental Campaigners
Trump's Wall Around Doonbeg Golf Resort Will Destroy Irish Beach: Environmental Campaigners

Trump International Golf Links (TIGL) sought permission to carry out the works previous year over fears that winter storms could wipe out metres of the facility's beach. "Any intervention through physical barriers will impede the natural evolution of the dune system and put at risk protected species", he added. Records show that Mr.

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  • 33 passengers died as bus plunges into river in India
33 passengers died as bus plunges into river in India

Most of the people died due to drowning including the bus driver , he said. Several of them were going to offer prayers at a temple in Malarna Chour in the district, Sawai Madhopur Superintendent of Police Mamman Singh told PTI . Vasundhara Raje, the chief minister of Rajasthan , said the state would provide assistance to the victims. ...

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