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August 16, 2017 8:13 PM How Google Home and the Amazon Echo give a new twist to the home phone

The death of the landline has been well-documented for years, as cellphones have become the primary phone for the majority of Americans. But now, thanks to tech companies' obsession with the smart home, the home phone is making a comeback. Google has announced that starting Wednesday it is adding hands-free calling to its Google Home smart speaker and Home Hub. Anyone 1

August 16, 2017 8:23 AM In his own words: President Trump on Charlottesville protest

TRUMP: Hello, everybody. Great to be back in New York with all of our friends, and some great friends outside the building, I must tell you. I want to thank all of our distinguished guests who are with us today, including members of our Cabinet, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney, and of course our Transportation Secretary 3

August 16, 2017 8:20 AM Obama's response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in Twitter's history

Unlike some former presidents, Barack Obama is showing no signs of completely abandoning public life. Since leaving office, Obama has commented on major events or controversies, including the terrorist attack in Manchester, England, and Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer diagnosis. He did so again on Saturday, after the deadly violence in Charlottesville 2

August 16, 2017 8:16 AM Cincinnati Open: Garbine Muguruza powers into round of 16

Garbine Muguruza defeated Brazilian qualifier Beatriz Haddas Maia 6-2, 6-0 to reach the third round of the Cincinnati Open. Garbine Muguruza got her final U.S. Open tune-up event off to a flying start as the Wimbledon champion stormed by Brazilian qualifier Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-2, 6-0 to reach the third round of the Cincinnati Open on Tuesday 3

August 16, 2017 2:37 AM Obama’s response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in Twitter’s history

Unlike some former presidents, Barack Obama is showing no signs of completely abandoning public life. Since leaving office, Obama has commented on major events or controversies, including the terrorist attack in Manchester, England, and Sen. John McCain's brain cancer diagnosis. He did so again on Saturday, after the deadly violence in Charlottesville 2

August 16, 2017 12:59 AM Solar eclipse 2017: The best glasses and viewers

From the inexpensive to the wallet-breaking, there are lots of ways to watch this year’s eclipse. The great American solar eclipse is coming, and we want to make sure you can see it safely. Check out these five NASA-approved manufacturers currently selling solar eclipse safety glasses. If you hadn't heard, there's a major eclipse happening soon. The US hasn't 2

August 15, 2017 3:02 PM Ghana government moving to increase AGOA exports

The government is moving to increase Ghana’s non-oil exports volumes to the United States from the current $12 million to $500 million by 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced. To this end, government is in the process of finalising a new African Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) export strategy that would enable Ghana exploits 1

August 15, 2017 9:20 AM Police Mount Search For Body Of Drowned Man

The police have mounted a massive search to recover the body of a man, who got drowned in an attempt to save the life another person. Jeremiah Bediako had gone to the Boti Falls in the company of two American ladies on August 08. She was later found to be drowning and Bediako decided to go to her aid but got drowned. Paula was, however, saved

August 14, 2017 11:26 PM ‘Very threatening’: Mother of Charlottesville suspect James A. Fields twice called 911

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Years before a 20-year-old Ohio man allegedly rammed his car into a panicked crowd of activists in Charlottesville, it was his disabled mother who was terrified. James Alex Fields Jr. was barely a teenager in 2010 when his mother — who uses a wheelchair — locked herself in a bathroom, called 911 and said her son had struck her head and put his hands 1

August 14, 2017 10:07 PM Trump yields to pressure, calls neo-Nazis and KKK criminals

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump denounced neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan as criminals and thugs on Monday, bowing to mounting political pressure to condemn such groups explicitly after a white-nationalist rally turned deadly in Virginia. Trump had been assailed from across the political spectrum for failing to respond 2