Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Ben Capistrano

Ben Capistrano
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Samsung’s Galaxy S8 Launch Deferred Following Note 7 Fiasco

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Following last year’s exploding-phone disaster, Samsung said its forthcoming Galaxy S8 smartphone could be deferred this spring. Firming up reports late last week, Samsung said Monday that defective batteries from two suppliers were responsible for the Galaxy Note 7’s vulnerability to overheating, catching fire and even detonating. While the company said solid demand for its component […]

‘SNL’ Suspends Writer for Tweet Saying Barron Trump will be America’s...

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Following a tweet she posted on Friday mocking Donald Trump’s 10-year-old son, Barron Trump, Bottom of Form, Saturday Night Live suspended writer, Katie Rich,  ...

Scores Left Lifeless as Tornadoes, Storms Tear Across Southeast

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Over the weekend, violent storms ripped through the Southeast taking the life of more than 16 people as it demolished homes and wiped...

Pope: Trump Deserves to be Given a Chance to Prove Himself

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Pope Francis cautioned against hasty judgments of President Donald Trump in an interview with Spain’s flagship leftist newspaper, remarking that he deserves to be...

As Trump Takes Office, China Hopes for ‘Normalized’ China – US...

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Beijing is observing President Donald Trump’s early actions cautiously, hoping that he does not upset the very fragile U.S.-China bilateral ties. China is uncertain how...

Ethics Lawyers to Take Legal Action Against Trump Over Payments from...

U.S. President Donald Trump
On Monday, a group involving past White House ethics attorneys will file a lawsuit charging President Donald Trump of allowing his businesses to receive...

Computer Glitch Grounds United Airlines Flights Across US

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On Sunday night, United Airlines grounded all domestic flights for at least two hours triggering anger throughout the country following a malfunction on one...

New US Secretary of Defense Spends First Day in Office Destroying...

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James Mattis, the newly appointed Secretary of Defense marked his first full day at the Pentagon by supervising 31 strikes against the Islamic State...

Chelsea Clinton Blasts Donald Trump as she Defends Barron

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While concurrently using him as a political prop to challenge President Trump’s policies, former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton implored with people on Facebook to...

Conway: Trump may not Impose Rule on Individual Health Insurance

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On Sunday, a senior White House official said the Trump administration may no longer impose a rule necessitating individual Americans to carry health insurance...