Month: November 2018

Nov 19 2018

Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-face

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to attend the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee at the Knesset, Israel’s Parliament, in Jerusalem November 19, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after a coalition partner backed away from toppling a government […]

Nov 19 2018

Apple's iPhone order 'cuts' causing supplier turmoil, despite forecast warnings

  Apple’s suppliers are said to be struggling from allegedly weaker demand for new iPhones, a report claims, with Apple accused of having trouble determining interest in the market, despite demonstrating the opposite in its quarterly results forecast. The iPhone XR range Recent reports of Apple’s suppliers indicate that the company has reduced its orders […]

Nov 19 2018

Alex Smith wasn't carrying the Redskins. Colt McCoy doesn't have to either.

Colt McCoy makes a run for it during Sunday’s Redskins loss to the Texans at FedEX Field. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post) November 19 at 6:00 AM The emotion of losing Alex Smith — to such a gruesome injury, at such a pivotal time — took over the reaction Sunday afternoon. It’s normal. It’s human. In […]

Nov 19 2018

Trump Attacks the Retired Admiral Who Took Down Osama bin Laden

President Donald Trump fends off criticism with a simple tactic: He dismisses anyone who disagrees with him, often linking the person to prominent Democrats. During an interview on Fox News Sunday, Chris Wallace asked the president about his portrayal of “the fake-news media” as “the enemy of the American people.” Wallace tried to bring up […]

Nov 19 2018

Germany Bans Khashoggi Suspects From Much of Europe

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Germany Bans Khashoggi Suspects From Much of Europe  U.S. News & World Report 18 Saudis Banned From Europe’s Schengen Zone  Voice of America Pence: US is ‘not going to stand’ for Khashoggi killing  wtvr.com Full coverage Source link

Nov 19 2018

Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-face

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after a coalition partner backed away from toppling a government hanging on to power with a razor-thin parliamentary majority. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to attend the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee at the Knesset, Israel’s Parliament, in […]

Nov 19 2018

Living in a cold, dark climate more likely to lead to heavy drinking

People who live in cold climates with less sunlight are more likely to drink heavily, according to a new study. Research from the US has established a link between average temperature, hours of sunlight and alcohol consumption. Data from 193 countries provided evidence climate contributed to a higher incidence of binge drinking and liver disease. […]

Nov 19 2018

iPhone XR vs Android's best: A razor-thin margin of victory

The new iPhone XR might not be a flagship, but it’s really good. So good, in fact, that I called it Apple’s best iPhone ever in my review—not because of its specs (which are technically inferior to those of the XS and XS Max) but because of its value proposition. That’s pitting it against other, […]

Nov 19 2018

After infants suffer botulism poisoning, health officials warn of honey-filled pacifiers

[unable to retrieve full-text content] After infants suffer botulism poisoning, health officials warn of honey-filled pacifiers  WFAA.com 4 Texas Infants Got Botulism, Why You Should Never Give Infants Honey Pacifiers  Forbes Honey-filled pacifiers are causing botulism and sending babies to the hospital  WTSP.com Infant Botulism Health Alert – Nov. 16, 2018 – Texas Department of State Health Services […]

Nov 19 2018

Khloe Kardashian Explains Allowing Tristan Thompson in the Delivery Room After Cheating Scandal

Khloe Kardashian stands by her decision to let her boyfriend, Tristan Thompson, in the delivery room with her even after his cheating scandal broke just days before.  The 34-year-old reality star took to Twitter on Sunday to live tweet a bittersweet episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians in which she both had to deal […]