Kerry says US not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

The attacks underscore the chaos of the Syrian conflict. The situation in Syria has deteriorated considerably since the collapse two weeks ago of the ceasefire brokered by the two powers. "The United States is suspending its participation in bilateral channels with Russian Federation that were established to sustain the cessation of hostilities", John Kirby, the State Department spokesman, said in the statement, referring to the agreement on Syria reached with Russian Federation on September ...

California coffee shops celebrate Gilmore Girls with 'Luke's For A Day'

The show will continue on Netflix under the title " Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life ", debuting on November 25 . Just don't forget to turn off your cellphone. All of the locations can be found on the Towns of Stars Hollow site. The diner frequented by beloved "Gilmore Girls" characters Rory and Lorelai Gilmore can also serve as your breakfast joint.

Satya Nadella took $17.7 million home as salary in 2016

And following in these footsteps, Microsoft has today announced its plans to further expand its reach into the European market by building data centers in France by 2017. Microsoft's ultimate goal is to ensure that customers all over the globe have access to the cloud. As technology advances, tech giant companies also try to advance their products and services to supply the needs of its growing market, and the battle in the cloud computing market is not an exception.

Paris climate pact set to enter force after EU greenlight

Against this background, and thanks to the European Union ratification, the Paris Agreement will enter into force in time for the COP 22 Climate Change Conference in Marrakech from 7-18 November 2016. The key targets of the agreement are to keep global temperature rises below two degrees Celsius and to provide US$100 billion a year in climate finance for developing countries by 2020.

You Can Adjust Your Flashlight's Brightness in iOS 10

The report apparently claims that "iPhone 7 unit sales are down 25% on an annual basis against last year's iPhone 6S model , although it does not measure sales in the United States". "The iPhone 7 is a step in the right direction". Lens Blur was a good attempt at creating that background blur effect but it was pretty hard to use as you had to take a picture and move your phone in an arc pattern to achieve the shot.

Trump opposes USA plan to cede oversight of the internet

Trump's statement did not name Cruz, but Cruz has been a spearheading force behind the move to block Obama from proceeding on the change in USA control. Congress votes to block the handover", Reuters explained . Senator Ted Cruz previously caused a government shutdown over President Obama's healthcare law.

Yahoo says hackers stole information from 500 million user accounts

The user who advertised the Yahoo account data on an underground website uses the online handle peace_of_mind and is a well-known seller of stolen information. The scale of the breach and the fact that the account credentials of many Yahoo users are possibly in the hands of hackers could make things quite hard for the company's new owners.

Tarrant County Resident Who Visited Miami Contracts Zika

In nearby Miami Beach, meanwhile, health officials have broadened their declared zone of active local transmission. The area covered by that travel warning was tripled in size late Friday to cover almost two-thirds of that tourist hot spot.

The Weeknd reveals new album cover, haircut

The R&B singer announces new album " Starboy " and reveals his new look in the process. " Starboy " is set to be The Weeknd's third studio output and already, it seems like he's ready to take a new direction with it - visually, at least.

Apple Delivers macOS Sierra

Memories can automatically create curated collections of occasions like birthday parties or family vacations and create handsome collections out of your pictures. It's Tuesday, September 20, 2016 and so now the macOS Sierra countdown to its exact release time begins, as we pretty much know based on previous events that it will be at the same time as last year's update , and the year before that.

IPhone 7 pre-sales are through the roof

The carriers' reports contradict a survey released Monday that said iPhone 7 demand was down compared with the demand for the iPhone 6 past year. The iPhone accounts for about 64 percent of Apple's total sales. "In years past, we've announced how many new iPhones had been sold as of the first weekend following launch", the statement noted. CEO and president Marcelo Claure was pleased with the update , and opined: "It's clear that Sprint customers want to get the most out of the ...

FBI head: Clinton email matter 'not a cliff-hanger'

FBI Director James Comey is sick and exhausted of talking about Hillary Clinton's email investigation. FBI Director James Comey told FBI employees Wednesday that the decision to forgo criminal charges in the Hillary Clinton email investigation was not a close call.

Heat guard Josh Richardson bracing to miss next 6-8 weeks

After news came out about his injury, Richardson took to twitter to thank those who wished him a full recovery. Josh Richardson says when he hit the ground "my knee was on fire". Hopefully the youngster won't miss any regular-season games, but if he does the Heat have the newly re-signed Tyler Johnson and free-agent pickups Dion Waiters and Wayne Ellington in place at shooting guard.

Tanzania quake kills at least 11; president says many dead

Most parts of East Africa also felt the tremor including Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and Kenya. Augustine Olomi, regional police commander for Kagera region, said Saturday that the 11 who died were in brick structures in Bukoba. The statement did not provide specific figures of casualties. The US Geological Survey said that the quake struck at a depth of 10km (six miles) at 15:27 local time (12:27GMT).

SpaceX accident 'most hard and complex' in its history

Musk added that the "engines were not on and there was no apparent heat source ". Particularly puzzling, according to Musk, is "the quieter bang" heard right before the fireball. "Turning out to be the most hard and complex failure we have ever had in 14 years", Musk tweeted on his verified Twitter account. The issue was said to have been fixed.

Sony announces PlayStation 4 Pro, coming to Canada later this year

But other than a skinnier PS4, what else might Sony discuss in NYC today? It also hyped Project Scorpio, a more powerful version due in 2017 that will offer virtual reality and 4K gaming , just like the PlayStation Pro. It is also unconfirmed whether Sony aims to release to PS4 Slim in a selection of storage variants, much like the Xbox One S. The PlayStation 4 Pro will launch on November 10 for €399.99.

LG launches V20 smartphone with Android 7.0, second screen, removable battery

Like its predecessor V10, the V20 also has a dual-camera system and a second display located at the top of the phone. The battery is also removable, so users can simply swap it out when it dies in the middle of the day. Combined with support for lossless formats such as FLAC, DSD, AIFF and ALAC, the firm promises best-in-class audio quality with any pair of headphones.

3 space station crew members prepare to return to Earth

Station commander Jeff Williams, with the United States space agency, and flight engineers Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka, both with the Roscosmos agency, pulled away from the station on Tuesday as the ships sailed 415km over eastern Mongolia, NASA mission commentator Rob Navias said.

Pakistan disappointed over 'just concerned' stance of U.S. on Kashmir

President Citizen's Forum R K Chadha said that Geelani and other leaders who have very conveniently forgotten that this state belongs to people of Jammu and Ladakh also who are far too more in numbers than the section of Kashmiri Azadi seekers who are permanently on the pay role of Pakistan through Hurriyat leaders.

NASA captures video of three hurricanes from space

Gaston was weakening but could impact the Azores as a tropical storm this weekend. The US space agency officials said that with such powerful winds, ocean swells are likely to arrive at the Hawaiian Islands and may cause devastation near the coastline.

Dropbox data breach from 2012 affected 68 million users

The information is contained in four files totaling about 5GB, with details of 68,680,741 accounts. The breach was previously analyzed by Troy Hunt , a security expert from Australia, who saw the data. "We believe this improper access is what led to the spam". The compromise was the result of a Dropbox employee reusing an internal password. The attack took place in 2012, and includes user passwords and email addresses.

Sony introduces Xperia X Compact, Xperia XZ smartphones

With so many manufacturers only bringing out devices larger than 5.2 inches; there is a great deal of consumer interest for smaller devices. But unlike previous Compacts, Sony didn't give it flagship specs; it's stuck with a midrange Snapdragon 652 processor .

Born twins among migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

The total number of arrivals in Italy this year, prior to Monday's rescues, was at around 105,000, according to the United Nations refugee agency. Forty different organizations - including EU's Marine mission "Sophia" which fights smugglers and Frontex , the European Agency tasked with border security - rescued more than 6,500 migrants in a single day, according to the Italian Coast Guard.

Trump Surrogate Tweets Cartoon Of Hillary Clinton In Blackface

Many people are finding it hard to take Burns seriously after his tweet and his confusing apology. "But I'm not apologizing for the message that it was carrying ..." He tweeted Tuesday, though, that he still stands by "the message that we Blacks ARE being Used by #Dems for VOTES".

Dogs use same brain areas as humans to process language

The team, led by Attila Andics , said that they trained 13 dogs to lie motionless inside a Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging machine for the objective of scanning their brains. Additionally, the researchers found that dogs' reward centers located in both the left and right hemispheres of the brain-the parts of the brain associated with getting treats and being pet-were only activated when they heard praise in a positive tone.

You can now play some of PlayStation's best games on your PC

After leaking the announcement earlier in this month, Sony followed through with quick launch in the United Kingdom and parts of Europe. With all of these in hand, however, PC players can embark on enjoying over 400 PlayStation 3 games on their PC, streamed over the internet.

In Largest Ad Buy Yet, Trump Campaign Paints Clinton As Job-Killing

The new poll of 2,007 registered voters, conducted August 24-26, has a margin of error of 2 percentage points. He received the support of 39 percent, while Clinton got 24. This is while US-based Jewish voters - the majority of whom reportedly hold dual Israeli citizenship - have historically backed Democratic presidential candidates by wide margins.

Freaky radio signal received from a sun-like star baffles astronomers

In fact, astronomers have already devoted to telescope arrays - the Allen Telescope Array in northern California and the Boquete Optical SETI Observatory in Panama - to taking a look at the star tonight. Has this Russian radio telescope detected a signal from an advanced extraterrestrial civilization? At 94 light years away, as Shostak notes, our television and other signals have not yet had time to reach HD 164595 .

Google's Waze wants to be the next Uber, but with a twist

Google is reportedly set to compete with ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft by launching its own ridesharing service connecting carpoolers in the Bay Area. The technology website, The Information , further reported that Mr. Drummond has been barred from attending meetings and has not been provided with all the information .

Final Fantasy XV director gives more details on the game's delay

But what about play time? Tabata knows that traditional Final Fantasy players will jump into FF15, so he felt the need to cater to both new and old gamers. These were somehow confirmed since the game mentioned that the development team involved on the game's remake wanted to upgrade the visuals of the " Final Fantasy 7 Remake" to be at par with "Advent Children".