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JERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. agency that provides aid to Palestinian refugees appealed on Wednesday for world donations after the United States withheld about half its planned funding for the organization, a move he said risks instability in the region.
The corporate tax rate is being slashed to 20% from 35% under the Trump tax plan that took effect this year. Companies are also getting a repatriation holiday to bring cash from foreign entities back home. The cuts are expected to boost...Show More Summary
The decisions that these zealots make will affect the lives of millions of women decades from now I was 19 years old when I first visited a Planned Parenthood health center. It was 1973, the same year the supreme court recognized a constitutional right to abortion in the landmark Roe v Wade decision. Show More Summary
It may take a drone to hunt a drone in the system that DARPA could begin testing later this year.
New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu says he was open to working with Hampton officials to improve relations ahead of a plan for the town to file a lawsuit against the … Click to Continue »
From state-level bans on municipalities passing LGBT protections to bills that allow for anti-LGBT discrimination in child services, this homophobia could soon be enshrined in law.
If you are working and have access to a 401(k) plan from your employer, you may have heard references to a "company match" on contributions. What does this mean? It means that your employer is helping you save for retirement by matching the money you contribute, up to a certain...
China is preparing for a new crackdown on cryptocurrency, planning to stamp out remaining trading in the country, according to state media.
Despite Mercedes-Benz's plans to introduce a new A-Class compact sedan, the automaker's other compact sedan, the CLA, won't be disappearing after the current model's run its course. A next-generation CLA has been spotted as a prototype for the first time. The car is due on sale in late 2019, as a 2020 model, meaning it will trail the A-Class sedan...
By Madeline Chambers and Tom Käckenhoff BERLIN/DUESSELDORF (Reuters) - The leader of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) tried on Tuesday to quash a grassroots rebellion against a blueprint agreed with Angela Merkel's conservatives to enter formal talks on a "grand coalition" which could scupper her plan for a fourth term. Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - France is expected to announce measures this week to accelerate the installation of wind turbines and overcome long-running opposition from activists who have frustrated the country's attempts to hit renewable energy targets.
He reportedly plans to tell the special investigator everything. Former chief White House strategist Steve Bannon will not stonewall special counsel Robert Mueller like he did the House Intelligence Committee, the Daily Beast reports. Show More Summary
Microsoft plans to move Fonts management from the Control Panel to the Settings application in future versions of the Windows 10 operating system. Paul Thurott managed to get a sneak peak of […] Ghacks needs you. You can find out how to support us here or support the site directly by becoming a Patreon. Show More Summary
Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller says he plans to issue an order for investigators to clear the backlog of untested rape kits in the city's crime lab. Keller is expected to … Click to Continue »
Gov. Jerry Brown's administration is proposing scaling back his troubled plans to redo California's water system, releasing a new plan that would build only one tunnel to ship water from Northern California instead of two, and put Southern and central California water agencies directly in charge of designing and building it.
Uncertainty and fear are rising in Central American countries over how many families will manage to get by when remittances from the US are cut off under plans by the Trump administration to make tens of thousands of Salvadorans and Nicaraguans leave. Show More Summary
There may be at least half a million pieces of man-made junk orbiting this planet. Tiny pieces can travel around 10km/s, far faster than a bullet. The International Space Station has had to adjust its orbit just to avoid the stuff. People are rightfully concerned about what to do with all this orbital litter. More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hard-line conservatives are threatening to scuttle Republican leaders' plans to prevent a weekend government shutdown, saying GOP leaders now lack the votes to push their proposal through the House. The setback comes...Show More Summary
Executives of the Dearborn, Mich., automaker told investors they are unhappy with results and outlined plans to cut costs while investing in future technology like electric cars and autonomous driving.