Google Founders Sergey Brin, Larry Page Step Down; Pichai Becomes Alphabet CEO : NPR

Google co-founders Sergey Brin (left) and Larry Page announced Tuesday they are stepping down from their leadership roles but will remain board members of Alphabet, Google’s parent company. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption toggle caption Paul Sakuma/AP Google co-founders Sergey Brin (left) and Larry Page announced Tuesday they are stepping down from their leadership roles but […]

Pentagon reveals reasons why U.S. forces still remain in Syria – Defence Blog

U.S. military revealed principal reasons for why thousand of U.S. service members still remain in Eastern Syria. Army Lt. Gen. Robert White, the commander of Combined Joint Operation Inherent Resolve, said last week in Baghdad explained that U.S. forces are reset and repostured in Eastern Syria and have restarted operations with the Syrian Democratic Forces […]

Donald and Melania Trump meet the Queen and Kate Middleton

Donald and Melania Trump attended a reception at Buckingham Palace earlier this evening hosted by The Queen and also attended by The Duchess of Cambridge.  The US President and First Lady had tea with Prince Charles and Camilla at Clarence House before making their way to Buckingham Palace amid heavy security later on. The First […]

Cliff Parisi says his goodbyes and all the drama from the jungle

END OF THE CLIFF Last night saw Cliff and Caitlyn in the bottom two ina shock jungle elimination. Unfortunately it was Cliff’s time to leave the jungle – much to his delight. But before all of that also on the show Myles revealed that he fancied Kate. Myles had taken a nap and got out […]

Syria: WTF Do We Do Now?

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TCHC eliminating window air conditioners in wake of girl’s death

Three weeks after a toddler was killed by a falling window air conditioner, the city’s housing authority has moved ahead on a policy banning the units from their properties. The Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) has announced they will no longer allow tenants to install window air conditioners, and will begin a ‘phased’ program to […]

Fraser River most critically endangered river in B.C: Outdoor council

Mark Angelo, chairman of the Outdoor Recreation Council, looks out over the Fraser River from near the foot of Kerr Street in Vancouver on Monday. Arlen Redekop / PNG The combined impacts of habitat destruction, fisheries management and climate change on the Fraser River are at their most damaging point since the Outdoor Recreation Council […]

This Amazon gig platform can pay pennies a task. Why are Canadians using it?

From the privacy of her own home, Kristy Milland has taught smart cars to dodge children, trained drones to fire at humans and tagged graphic videos made by terrorist groups — all through tech giant Amazon’s “crowdsourcing marketplace.” At its best, Amazon Mechanical Turk is a low-barrier source of income that lets you earn from […]

Trump Warns Trade Talks With China May Last Past 2020 Election

LONDON — President Trump signaled on Tuesday that he was in no rush to end a long trade war with China, suggesting that he could wait until after the 2020 presidential election to strike a deal. “I have no deadline,” Mr. Trump told reporters during a wide-ranging 52-minute appearance in London with Jens Stoltenberg, the […]

Nokia to name former networks head Sari Baldauf as chairman

Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia said on Tuesday its board would name Sari Baldauf to succeed Risto Siilasmaa as board chairman at the next annual shareholders meeting, Trend with reference to Reuters reports. Sari Baldauf headed Nokia’s networks unit, now the company’s main business, between 1998 and 2005. Follow Trend on Telegram. Only most interesting […]