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Oct 04, 2018
Japan's Osaka to snap sister city ties with San Francisco for accepting donation of 'comfort women' statueOsaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura told reporters that endorsement by San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee of a city council decision of accepting the donation of a “comfort women” statue from a private group was regrettable.
Sep 12, 2018
The Ocean Cleanup project dispatches 600-metre-long trash collection device to clean Great Pacific Garbage PatchThe system was created by The Ocean Cleanup, an organization founded by Boyan Slat, a 24-year-old innovator from the Netherlands who first became passionate about cleaning the oceans when he went scuba diving at age 16 in the Mediterranean Sea and saw more plastic bags than fish.
Aug 11, 2018
'Suicidal' mechanic steals, crashes empty airplane from US' Seattle airport; officials say it was not a terrorist incidentTwo military F-15 jets were scrambled after a "suicidal" airline worker stole and later crashed an empty passenger plane from the Seattle-Tacoma airport, local officials said.
Aug 09, 2018
Court upholds Brock Turner's sexual assault and rape convictions, says there is 'substantial proof' against ex-Stanford swimmerWith this verdict, former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner will have to register as a sex offender for life.
Aug 06, 2018
California's Carr wildfire continues to rage, causes another death as it becomes state's destructive six-month-long fireCalifornia's deadly Carr wildfire — now the state's sixth most destructive — has claimed another life with a power linesman killed on the job its seventh fatality
Jun 24, 2018
US Navy prepares to build detention centres for migrants under Donald Trump's 'zero tolerance' immigration policyThe navy would spend about $233 million to construct and operate a facility for 25,000 people for a six-month time period.
Jun 22, 2018
Famed gorilla Koko, known for mastering sign language, dies in California at 46The western lowland gorilla became one of the most famous subjects of research into how apes use language, reputedly learning more than 1,000 words in American Sign Language, and becoming the subject of books and television shows.
Jun 02, 2018
General Motors agrees to settle lawsuit with motorcyclist hit by self-driving car in San FranciscoGeneral Motors Co agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by a motorcyclist involved in a minor crash with one of its self-driving cars in San Francisco
May 01, 2018
IIT topper's suit for Rs 5 crore damages: Delhi High Court pulls up FIIT-JEE for not willing to settle claimsThe Delhi High Court has pulled up renowned coaching institute FIIT-JEE for not willing to settle the claims of an IIT-joint entrance exam topper, who has sought damages of over Rs 5 crore from the institute for allegedly misusing his name and achievements in its promotional advertisements.
Apr 17, 2018
US Supreme Court restricts Donald Trump Govt's ability to deport immigrants convicted of crimesThe US Supreme Court said Tuesday that part of a federal law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes is too vague to be enforced in a decision that could limit the Trump administration’s ability to step up the removal of immigrants with criminal records.