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World News Ultra HD Support Soon on Xbox One and Xbox One S
Author: 0 Ultra HD Support Soon on Xbox One and Xbox One S

While they have not yet announced any official support for keyboard and mouse on Xbox One , they do not have any plans to stop those features as well. In addition, Microsoft wants to empower developers to handle their games as they see fit. For those who have picked up a One X but have not yet added a 4K display, the console is capable of rendering at higher resolutions internally then down-scaling for output when running a title with 'Xbox One X Enhanced' functionality.

World News Ark City High School student arrested for criminal threat
Author: 0 Ark City High School student arrested for criminal threat

A 14-year-old is facing terroristic threat and disorderly conduct charges after allegedly posting a picture on social media threatening to "shoot up" Mohawk High School. Numerous students in several states across the U.S. were put into custody after they were discovered to be in possession of firearms, IBT reports. "We will take appropriate disciplinary action", Laffoon said.

World News Pakistan Cricketer-turned-Politician Imran Khan Marries for 3rd Time
Author: 0 Pakistan Cricketer-turned-Politician Imran Khan Marries for 3rd Time

The PTI's media wing released pictures of the marriage ceremony in which Khan is seen wearing shalwar kameez and black jacket while the bride is decked in red suit with woolen shawl. Last month, Khan had admitted that he had proposed marriage to her. Khan said, "I would like to reiterate that every time I met her, with family and alone, she has been in purdah (veil)".

World News Oxfam aid workers threatened colleague over sex scandal investigation
Author: 0 Oxfam aid workers threatened colleague over sex scandal investigation

Roland Van Hauwermeiren, who headed Oxfam in Haiti following the quake in 2010, reportedly hired prostitutes, mostly under-aged girls, during his stint in the Americas. Following the reports of the allegations, Haiti's minister of planning and external cooperation, told CNN that he will not "hesitate to revoke Oxfam's right to operate in Haiti".

World News Police Arrest Woman for Rude Note Left on Ambulance and 'Verbal Abuse'
Author: 0 Police Arrest Woman for Rude Note Left on Ambulance and 'Verbal Abuse'

Now, in a ideal world, there would have been ample space for the ambulance to safely park without causing any inconvenience, but alas, this isn't a flawless world, and someone's life is ever so slightly more important than someone being able to simply get out of their auto and be in the living room in under a minute.

World News Maldives president seeks parliamentary approval to extend state of emergency
Author: 0 Maldives president seeks parliamentary approval to extend state of emergency

The Maldives top court has suspended 12 pro-opposition legislators before a crucial parliamentary vote on Sunday, emboldening President Abdulla Yameen as he clings to power in the troubled islands. On February 1 , the country's Supreme Court ordered the release of several of Mr Yameen's political opponents who had been imprisoned after trials that were criticised locally and internationally for an alleged violation of due process.

World News Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb
Author: 0 Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb

Delaware-resident Michael Rohana was arrested last week, U.S. officials said, accused of stealing the thumb in December during an ugly sweater party hosted by the museum. Chinese authorities also demanded compensation for the $5.6 million exhibit, which was on display at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia . "It was a very regrettable and unfortunate incident", said Victor Gao, a current affairs commentator who accompanied former President Richard Nixon when he visited the museum housing ...

World News Consumers Energy Planning to Stop Using Coal By 2040
Author: 0 Consumers Energy Planning to Stop Using Coal By 2040

Wheeler says that means building up infrastructure to generate electricity using renewable energy like wind, solar and hydro-power, along with taking coal plants off-line. "We believe we're going to be on the right side of history on this issue". "We want to make sure we have flexibility in the path to achieving that, that we can do it in the most affordable way", said Poppe.

World News Russians Trolls Used Cryptocurrency Exchanges, DOJ Indictment Says
Author: 0 Russians Trolls Used Cryptocurrency Exchanges, DOJ Indictment Says

Schumer warned Trump not to "belittle" the bureau and its agents. The tweet mirrored a statement by the President on Friday night, in which he maintained that distrust in the U.S. Pointing to Rosenstein's insistence that no known American knowingly colluded with the Russians to sway the election in Trump's favor, Bash asked Schiff, "Do you think this indictment suggests that it's a case closed, no collusion?" "All that has done is appeal to those big fringes while uniting all of our ...

World News Iran Denies Military Buildup in Syria
Author: 0 Iran Denies Military Buildup in Syria

Lavrov also said that the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is largely motivated by anti-Iranian bias, it risks to further aggravate the situation in the region. On Feb. 8, the three-way summit was discussed during a phone conversation between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which they also discussed Turkey's "Operation Olive Branch" into Afrin.

Author: 0 Kremlin breaks silence over U.S. polls meddling charges

Russian Federation "has not seen significant evidence" of interference in United States affairs, Peskov said. He said the U.S. indictment "mentions Russian citizens, but we heard the accusations against the Russian state - that the Russian state, the Kremlin and the Russian government were involved".

World News Trump Ex-Campaign Aide Agrees to Testify Against Manafort
Author: 0 Trump Ex-Campaign Aide Agrees to Testify Against Manafort

A former top aide to Donald Trump's presidential campaign has agreed to plead guilty to fraud-related charges and will testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, The Los Angeles Times reported on Sunday. As Trump's deputy campaign manager, Gates would have knowledge of much of the allegedly illegal conduct Manafort engaged in during the campaign, and his testimony could bolster the government's case against Manafort .

World News Manik Sarkar's Left govt faces BJP challenge as Tripura votes on Sunday
Author: 0 Manik Sarkar's Left govt faces BJP challenge as Tripura votes on Sunday

The Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) and the Congress have been looking to root out the Communist Party of India (Marxist), which has been ruling the state for the past 25 years. The CPI-M has fielded 57 candidates while other partners the RSP, Forward Bloc and CPI were given one seat each. Over 300 companies of Central Para-Military troopers, state armed forces from many states besides thousands of Tripura State Rifles and state police personnel have been deployed across the state.

World News Winter Storm Warning issued for Goshen County
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Total snow accumulations of 12 to 18 inches for elevations above 3000 feet. After reaching 67 degrees Tuesday afternoon, a cold front will move through the area during the evening and the rain could change over to a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain.

Author: 0 Showers this morning; Spring-like Tuesday

TUESDAY: Mostly cloudy with isolated rain. Wednesday will be another very mild day with highs in the 70s despite chances of showers in the afternoon. We'll hit our low this evening before clouds and rain really settle in thanks to a warm front. Unfortunately, the rain continues once again through the weekend as another system impacts the Ohio Valley.

World News Australian lawmaker's online gun picture post sparks police review
Author: 0 Australian lawmaker's online gun picture post sparks police review

Mr Christensen wrote, "You gotta ask yourself, do you feel lucky, greenie punks?" Christensen, whose National Party is the junior partner in the government's ruling coalition, later deleted it but responded defiantly, saying: "I'm not going to be moralised to by these extreme greens who put the livelihoods, safety and lives of other people at risk".

World News US, South Korea say too soon to talk weapons with North
Author: 0 US, South Korea say too soon to talk weapons with North

He even sent his sister, Kim Yo Jong, to the opening ceremony as part of his diplomacy with Seoul. "I doubt that the Kims would be happy for the current system of South Korean governance to exist either". Though Moon said he's not ready to meet Kim, he expressed hope that talks between the two Koreas will lead the North to talk to the USA about eliminating nuclear weapons from the Korean peninsula.

World News Rowdy Family Booted From Ship After Cruise Turns to 'Bloodbath'
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The video also shows security officers kicking passengers after they were down on the floor. In a statement to news.com.au, the Carnival Cruise Line said staff had taken action against a small number of "disruptive guests". Passenger Lisa Bolitho told AAP there has been "very violent. full-on attacks" before the late night "bloodbath" which saw a group of passengers evicted off the ship on Friday morning.

World News Turkey dismisses claims of chemical weapons use
Author: 0 Turkey dismisses claims of chemical weapons use

The military has also said that only terrorist targets are being destroyed and the "utmost care" is being taken to avoid harming any civilians. When asked about the reported deal, YPG spokesman Nouri Mahmoud repeated an earlier statement that said the Syrian army had yet to respond to their calls to help protect Afrin.

World News Otago on heavy rain watch from ex-tropical cyclone
Author: 0 Otago on heavy rain watch from ex-tropical cyclone

North Otago is on watch for heavy rain from ex-tropical cyclone Gita and MetService says the effects of the storm could be felt even further south. The heaviest and most torrential falls looks to be for the east of the South Island Canterbury northwards and especially about Nelson and Marlborough then easing overnight.

World News Imran Khan marries for the third time making Bushra Wattoo his wife
Author: 0 Imran Khan marries for the third time making Bushra Wattoo his wife

A source in the party said Imran was under enormous pressure from the PTI to disclose his third marriage after a humiliating defeat in Punjab's Lodhran district last week. She was married to Khawar Farid Maneka, a senior customs official in Islamabad , the Dawn newspaper reported. Although the marriage with Reham was publicly announced on January 8, 2015, there were reports that a nikah had also taken place in early November 2015.

World News PM Modi meets ailing Goa CM Parrikar in Mumbai hospital
Author: 0 PM Modi meets ailing Goa CM Parrikar in Mumbai hospital

Hon'ble CM is well and under observation. A CMO functionary said that Parrikar was examined at the state government-run Goa Medical College near here late on Wednesday night after complaining of stomach pain. Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar , who is being treated at Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital.

World News Latvia Anticorruption Agency Detains Central Bank Governor
Author: 0 Latvia Anticorruption Agency Detains Central Bank Governor

The home and office of the central bank's governor was searched on Friday, the state broadcaster said on Saturday. The country's Corruption Prevention Bureau gave no details about its investigation, or the nature of the raids. The governor of Bank of Latvia answered anti-corruption questions for more than eight hours. Another, Norvik Bank, is embroiled in a dispute with the state over what it calls "unfair, arbitrary, improperly motivated and unreasonable regulatory treatment".

World News Florida school shooting survivors plan march on Washington
Author: 0 Florida school shooting survivors plan march on Washington

Gonzalez's speech is incredibly affecting, and people are responding in droves. Holding signs that read "Never Again", demonstrators called on the United States government to take action to prevent future violence. Trump wrote . Gonzalez urged people to "stop blaming the victims for something that was the shooter's fault", specifically calling out "people who let him buy the guns in the first place, those at the gun shows and the people who encouraged him to buy accessories to make them ...