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by | October 05, 2016 | 00:24

The Xiaomi Mi Box set top lands in the U.S., powered by Android TV and equipped with Google Cast and Voice Search. Xiaomi vice president of global Hugo Barra joined Tuesday morning's "Squawk Alley" on CNBC to discuss the Mi Box , and how the company plans on further infiltrating the USA market.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:19

He arrived there at 9:10 a.m. this morning in a VW Golf auto with darkened windows, on a strictly private visit that took everybody by surprise, including the Italian media. Pope Francis talks with firefighters in the quake-struck town of Amatrice, Italy, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016. "In this moment of sadness and pain, let's move forward while remembering our dear ones who died here under the rubble".

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:40

A day of protests culminated in a huge rally in the afternoon in the heart of Warsaw's historic old town, with thousands braving the rain to form a sea of figures in black packed tightly together, the only color provided by their umbrellas.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:39

Feb 20, 2002: The burnt body of Nitish Katara is found near Hapur crossing in a village in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh. They had observed Katara, an MBA graduate and the son of an IAS officer, getting friendly with Vikas' sister Bharti Yadav, and were allegedly opposed to it.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:31

They won the opener this year at Indianapolis, who are 1-3, and the way they did it with a late drive to the winning field goal was inspiring. Chicago (1-3) earned its first victory at home since October 4, 2015. The wide receivers are the strength of the offense . "The offensive line blocked much, much better in this game". Stafford will complete 65% of his passes for 300 yards, three touchdowns, and no interceptions.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:33

Trump on Monday also called for the use of "whatever lawful methods are possible" to get information from Rahami before it was no longer timely. In response to Saturday blasts in New Jersey and NY and a knife attack in Minnesota, Clinton called Monday for a surge in intelligence and greater coordination with local law enforcement and Silicon Valley technology companies; more outreach to Muslim-American communities to apprehend troubled individuals; and intensified diplomatic efforts across ...

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:49

No one was injured in the firing, a statement from the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. The current bout of violence was triggered by an 18 September attack on the army base in Uri in Indian-administered Kashmir where 18 soldiers died.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:44

But Assad's Russian-backed military campaign in Aleppo has sparked global outrage after a series of air strikes on civilian infrastructure, including most recently on the largest hospital in the city's east. "They are using new weapons, they are using phosphorous bombs, but God willing they won't be able to capture Aleppo ", said Mohammed Jadhan, a resident of east Aleppo .

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:46

DeSimone filed her lawsuit two days after Congress overrode a presidential veto opening the door to suits like DeSimone's, granting Americans the ability to sue foreign governments that allegedly aid terrorist attacks in the United States.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:45

The referendum asked voters: "Do you want the European Union to be able to mandate the obligatory resettlement of non-Hungarian citizens into Hungary even without the approval of the National Assembly?" Government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs brushed off suggestions that an invalid referendum would hurt Orban, saying a large number of "no" votes would be enough to bolster the official position against the refugee quotas even with a low turnout.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:26

No one was hurt on the base, which will be home to several hundred U.S. soldiers in Tuesday's assault. The top USA military officer confirmed Thursday that Islamic State militants targeted a military base in Iraq where US troops were stationed with a potentially deadly chemical weapon this week.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:25

India's statement came hours after foreign policy adviser to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Sartaj Aziz, warned against drawing more water from three rivers that flow from India into Pakistan India. "It will not only violate Indus Water Treaty but also set a regional state practice under which worldwide law can serve as a precedent". The prime minister has said that blood and water can not flow together.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:22

It also read that Pakistan has conveyed to the U.S. that it does not wish to escalate tensions, but will hit back at "military adventurism" from India. Asserting that terrorism is the enemy of humanity, Prime Minister Modi called upon the global community to join hands to defeat terrorism. The Prime Minister also said, "There is one nation in Asia whose aim is that the 21st century does not become Asia's and is associated with terrorism".

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:21

Carter outlined "new ways to ensure security in the Asia-Pacific" during a speech aboard the USS Carl Vinson in San Diego on Thursday, signaling the Pentagon's openness to conduct joint patrols with partners to enforce freedom of navigation and overflight in the region.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:20

A report by the Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team (JIT ) confirmed the missile that downed the plane was brought in from Russian Federation and fired from rebel-controlled territory during the conflict in eastern Ukraine, The Independent reported .

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:57

Billboards and scaffolding were torn down while trees were uprooted and roofs ripped off. Television footage showed powerful waves surging past breakwaters in northeastern Yilan county and outlying Orchid Island. More than 35,000 soldiers were on standby to help with disaster relief. Wulai, one of the areas worst hit by Soudelor, had evacuated 200 residents ahead of the storm.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:54

The Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets, was cited "for their outstanding bravery, compassion and humanitarian engagement in rescuing civilians from the destruction of the Syrian civil war ". Residents of Syria's rebel-held city Aleppo have reported a surge of airstrikes, which local monitors say have killed at least 30 people. "It is very, very intense".

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:54

Fifteen Latin American heads of state were at the ceremony, as well the UN General Secretary Ban Ki-moon, US Secretary of State John Kerry and the pope's special envoy, Pietro Parolin. The government needs 13 percent or 4.5 million votes in order to pass. "The minister stressed Russia's readiness to continue to lend support to the Colombian peace process, and to facilitate development of the bilateral relations, including with regard to opportunities which will arise as part of Colombia's ...

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:52

Let's get real, for God's sake. We already have that through membership of the Single Market. LinkedIn has warned that Brexit could stop United Kingdom business from accessing the best and the brightest talent from Europe, with professional services, technology and finance likely to be the hardest hit.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:49

Raheel Sharif had asked all commanders to lay more emphasis on combat readiness. Indian Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday assured that all attempts will be made to secure the release of the soldier who inadvertently crossed over to Pakistan .

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:45

US defense officials said that the special operations forces, which the Wall Street Journal reported number around 40 troops, were sent at the request of the Turkish government and with the approval of USA president Barack Obama. A Syrian Arab Red Crescent warehouse was also hit, a United Nations spokesman said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 29 children and teenagers were among those killed, as well as 17 women.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:46

In a news conference early on Friday in Davao City, the President said the two countries agreed to work together to fight illegal drugs. At least, if Germany had Hitler, the Philippines would have, what, you know, my victims. Duterte has brushed aside criticism, saying, often in obscenity-laced tirades, that Western governments are being hypocritical. "We should remember how Hitler came to power".

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:42

Alicia Machado , the Venezuelan-American actor and former Miss Universe, became the unexpected star of Monday night's presidential debate when Hillary Clinton recounted the alleged verbal abuse the pageant victor endured from Donald Trump.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:39

The carrier, which arrived in the eastern Mediterranean this week, holds about 1,900 personnel and is accompanied by an attack submarine, several frigates and refueling ships as well as fighter jets and surveillance aircraft. The 38,000-tonne Charles de Gaulle aircraft was sent to the region earlier in September. A French defense official said, however, that Friday's mission "in no way" constitutes the beginning of the battle for Mosul .

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:34

Saudi Arabia, which is strongly against the legislation, has denied any role in the 9/11 attacks. The Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell admitted that lawmakers had not understood the possible consequences of the legislation. Bafana, however, said he doesn't think courts in Saudi Arabia or other Gulf Arab countries will seek a reciprocal lifting of sovereign immunity on US government personnel because they've cooperated with Washington in sensitive counterterrorism operations and ...