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October 24, 2017 8:52 PM Jesse Lingard's brace easily carries Manchester United past Swansea

Manchester United made their way through to the final eight of the Carabao Cup largely without incident, as they claimed a 2-0 victory thanks to two goals from Jesse Lingard. His excellent finishes seemed to belong to a different game, as Swansea, with the exception of a couple of flourishes, offered little resistance. United, who made seven changes 113

October 24, 2017 10:23 AM 16th North Atlantic right whale found dead off Cape Cod

International Fund for Animal Welfare to help investigate cause of latest whale death this year A 16th North Atlantic right whale has been found dead off the coast of Massachusetts, the International Fund for Animal Welfare says. The organization announced late Monday that the right whale was found dead on Nashawena Island, south of Cape Cod. There are only about 132

October 24, 2017 7:28 AM Facebook explores, publishers panic

It used to be a tweak in the Google search algorithm that sent a shudder through newsrooms trying to adapt to the online era. Now it is any change in the design of Facebook. So, an experiment underway in a few countries, where the social media giant appears to be making it harder for users to see news stories, has caused something akin to panic 103

October 23, 2017 11:31 PM New York attorney general launches probe of Weinstein Co

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a civil rights investigation on Monday into The Weinstein Co. following sexual harassment and assault allegations against its co-founder, Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. As part of the investigation, the prosecutor's office issued a subpoena seeking company records on harassment 134

October 23, 2017 11:26 PM New beds added at Northumberland Hills Hospital

NORTHUMBERLAND — Some of the 1,200 additional Ontario hospital announced by the Liberal Government Monday will include patient beds for Northumberland Hills Hospital (NHH), says the local riding MPP. “It’s going to have a significant impact…the equivalent of eight medium-sized hospitals (province wide) … and NHH will be getting an allocation of beds,” MPP Lou Rinaldi 98

October 23, 2017 1:24 PM Google Pixel 2 XL Sports Tougher Back Panel Than iPhone 8 Plus, Reveals Drop Test

Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones were launched earlier this month, and are now available to buy in markets such as the US and UK. As expected, we are starting to see different tests showing the Pixel 2 phones subjected to torture. A latest video has surfaced showing the Google Pixel 2 XL going through drop test alongside the iPhone 8 Plus. PhoneBuff 78

October 23, 2017 4:00 AM Drug raids: We’ve only just begun, top cop says

Lesetedi: We were concerned with the alarming rate of crime in general, especially in Gaborone. One would say crime is rising and it has been mostly affecting the youth, something that challenged the police conduct an assessment of the factors influencing crime, hence the start of the recent raids. Through intelligence, we discovered that the majority 125

October 22, 2017 1:47 PM You can no longer buy a 256GB iPhone 7 from Apple, giving the iPhone 8 a leg up

Apple made a few major changes to its iPhone lineup last month, but you probably missed one. There were the major announcements — an iPhone 8 and an iPhone X coming this fall — but the company also revised its iPhone 7 offerings. It no longer sells a 256GB iPhone 7, previously the largest capacity, leaving consumers with three options: 32GB, 128GB, or the 256GB iPhone 92

October 19, 2017 10:34 PM Pollution linked to one in six deaths

Pollution has been linked to nine million deaths worldwide in 2015, a report in The Lancet has found. Almost all of these deaths occurred in low- and middle-income countries, where pollution could account for up to a quarter of deaths. Bangladesh and Somalia were the worst affected. Air pollution had the biggest impact, accounting for two-thirds of deaths 102

October 19, 2017 10:34 PM Pollution kills 9 million people each year, new study finds

Dirty air in India and China. Tainted water in sub-Saharan Africa. Toxic mining and smelter operations in South America. Pollution around the globe now contributes to an estimated 9 million deaths annually — or roughly one in six — according to an in-depth new study published Thursday in the Lancet. If accurate, that means pollution kills three times 108