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Only five US states spared from mass shootings this year: monitor

Posted December 13, 2015 13:41:12 Only five US states were not impacted by the bloody, perpetual series of mass shootings in the nation this year, according to a site that tracks gun violence. Important points Only 5 states in the US did not record a mass shooting this year, according to tracking internet site States…


Pet crematorium owner called to 20 snake bite dog deaths this summer time in ACT

Posted December ten, 2015 21:50:07 External Hyperlink: Tips on snakes in the ACT from Territory and Municipal Services Photo: Brown snakes at Jerrabomberra Wetlands in Canberra. (Supplid: Lyndon Howe) Dog deaths from snake bites are on the rise this year according to the owner of a Canberra pet crematorium, who says she has been known…


‘God is not fixing this’: How US media covered the San Bernardino shootings

Updated December 04, 2015 06:43:45 A young couple who burst into a holiday party at a Californian disability centre have been shot dead right after a confrontation with police. The pair, identified as 28-year-old Syed Farooq and 27-year-old Tashfeen Malik, had been dressed in tactical combat gear and carrying handguns. Fourteen folks have been killed…


Pistorius’ manslaughter conviction could be upgraded to murder this week

Posted December 02, 2015 01:42:51 Oscar Pistorius could return to jail on Thursday if South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal scales up the track star’s conviction for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp from manslaughter to murder. Important points Oscar Pistorius’ charge of manslaughter could be upgraded to murder on Thursday Track star could return to…


Cameron pledges to outline strategy against IS this week

By DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron will begin to lay out his case this week for the Royal Air Force to start off hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, some thing he has been eager to do but feared being blocked by Parliament. Speaking in Paris on Monday…


Ars Cardboard: Best board games to play this Thanksgiving

Agen Sabung Ayam “Gobble gobble—did someone say ‘board games’?” Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our new weekend look at tabletop games! Verify out our comprehensive board gaming coverage correct here—and let us know what you feel. Thanksgiving waddles into our houses this week—and that makes it the excellent time to introduce non-gaming close friends and family…


Pebble Time Round reviewed: You can judge this book by its cover

Agen Sabung Ayam (credit: Valentina Palladino) Maintaining up with Pebble has been a challenge this year. 1st, the company released the Time and Time Steel smartwatches, featuring the new “Timeline” watch interface that breaks up your day into previous, present, and future events. Then, it added assistance for third-celebration smart straps that allow developers to experiment and…


Jawbone cuts 15 percent of staff in second round of layoffs this year

Agen Sabung Ayam (credit: Jawbone) It looks like the vacation season is not starting off so brightly for Jawbone. According to TechCrunch, the wearable devices company will lay off about 60 employees, representing 15 percent of its worldwide workforce. Jawbone will also shut down its New York City office and downsize its Sunnyvale, California and Pittsburgh locations as component…


Garmin’s Vivosmart HR reviewed: Don’t buy a Fitbit before considering this band

Agen Sabung Ayam (credit: Valentina Palladino) Garmin is critical. The most devoted outdoorsmen and athletes look to its rugged products for tracking everything from laps in the pool to dangerous hikes in remote areas. Now the company is getting much more significant about heart rate with the $ 150 Vivosmart HR, its 1st wristband activity tracker…