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Blackout brings San Francisco to a halt

Blackout brings San Francisco to a halt

San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) twitted that it "understands concerns reg (arding) coincidence of outages". Service for the city's cable vehicle lines was also halted, and no estimation was given for a time of resumption. He was not the first official source trying to narrow down the cause of the outage, as similar events reportedly took place in other US cities on Friday.



Twist revealed in German soccer bus explosion

Prosecutors accused Sergej W. of using an unknown explosive to target the bus. "The fact that someone wanted to enrich himself by killing people to influence the stock market is particularly reprehensible", he said. The soccer match was delayed by one day; A.S. Monaco defeated Borussia Dortmund, 3-2. The federal chief prosecutors said the attacker identified as "Sergei V", had bought options on the day of the attack entitling him to sell shares in Borussia Dortmund at a pre-determined price.



How fight over Obamacare could shut down the government

The call comes as GOP leaders find themselves trapped between proving that they can complete basic tasks of governing such as funding the government, while also meeting the demands of President Donald Trump , who is looking for a legislative win ahead of his 100th day in office next Saturday.


International Monetary Fund to work with Trump on trade

International Monetary Fund to work with Trump on trade

But subsidies and other measures that restrict trade are "self-inflicting wounds", she said. Strong national economies should not expect to be immune from the problems of their neighbors, Lagarde said, promising "major spillovers across borders" if these problems are not addressed head on.


Samsung back with new Galaxy S8

Samsung back with new Galaxy S8

The new device packs a lot of software, hardware as well as design upgrades and is surely a step into the future of smartphones. It is not yet known whether it will partner with foreign firms to launch similar editions overseas. According to the rumor mill, the Note 8 may be coming with a 6.32-inch curved AMOLED display which means that this device will be significantly larger than the Galaxy S8 +.