• Pixel 3 XL leak shows off working phone and camera samples
Pixel 3 XL leak shows off working phone and camera samples

The back of the device features a single camera lens and the signature Pixel mix of glass and brushed aluminium. According to a Stephen Hall, managing director of 9to5Google, Google is aware of the issue and has come up with three possible reasons to explain why the Pixel 2 XL slows down - one of which qualifies for a hardware replacement.

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  • Orchard Supply Hardware stores in Orlando will close by February
Orchard Supply Hardware stores in Orlando will close by February

The locations include 18060 Chatsworth St.in Granada Hills, 5960 Sepulveda Blvd.in Van Nuys, 19800 Ventura Blvd.in Woodland Hills, 3100 Foothill Blvd.in La Crescenta and 1934 E. from Berkeley earlier this year. Liquidation sales will start on August 23 and finish by the end of the year, when stores will close for good . Orchard Supply Hardwar...

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  • Liberal leadership crisis: WA MP Julie Bishop to run for top job
Liberal leadership crisis: WA MP Julie Bishop to run for top job

Such a pending court case could scare lawmakers away from supporting Dutton in a leadership ballot. Turnbull was hit early on Thursday morning by the defection of senior players, including the finance minister, Mathias Cormann - which is a body blow for the prime minister.

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  • EU's Barnier says Brexit must keep bloc's single market intact
EU's Barnier says Brexit must keep bloc's single market intact

Today's papers will include guidance on nuclear safeguards and state aid rules. The advice will coincide with a speech by the Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab in which he will say the United Kingdom would take "unilateral action" to keep trade and transport flowing freely if necessary.

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  • Venezuela slashes five zeroes from currency
Venezuela slashes five zeroes from currency

Streets were quiet and shops were closed due to a national holiday that Maduro decreed for the first day of the new pricing plan for the stricken economy, which the International Monetary Fund has estimated will have 1 million percent (1,000,000%) inflation by year end.

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  • S Africa inquiry opens into alleged graft under Zuma
S Africa inquiry opens into alleged graft under Zuma

A political analyst said people were still afraid to give evidence, partly because they feared for their careers, noting the ruling African National Congress remained faction-riven following Ramaphosa's appointment. That report, which stopped short of asserting crimes had been committed, called for an investigation into whether Zuma, some of his ca...

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  • China shifts to Iranian tankers to keep oil flowing amid US sanctions
China shifts to Iranian tankers to keep oil flowing amid US sanctions

Last week, Brent declined for a third consecutive week, while WTI fell for a seventh week due to concerns about a slowdown in economic growth because of US-Chinese trade tensions and weakness in many emerging economies. The price differential between WTI and Brent widened mainly due to the less USA export of crude oil. The higher differential b...

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  • Israel Will Pay 'Higher Price' in Negotiations Due to Jerusalem Embassy Move
Israel Will Pay 'Higher Price' in Negotiations Due to Jerusalem Embassy Move

Final approval for construction was given for 382 homes, while the others cleared an earlier planning stage. Israeli settlements are considered a violation of worldwide law and major stumbling blocks to peace efforts as they are built on land the Palestinians want for their future state.

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  • United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation
United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

Putin then said the June summit with Trump was beneficial, highlighting it as an example of the benefits of direct dialogue, according to Reuters. "Nobody counted on resolving all the disputed issues in the course of a two-hour conversation", Mr Putin said.

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  • S&P 500 hits record high on way to longest market rally
S&P 500 hits record high on way to longest market rally

Anticipation around the talks has boosted stocks the last three sessions. In 1990, the S&P 500 declined 19.92 percent from July 16 until October 11. "If you're a foreign investor, suddenly Australia's looking a lot less attractive". Failing a 20-percent drop before Wednesday's close, this bull market will beat the '90s run to become the lon...

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  • The rand climbs as dollar hit by Trump Fed comments
The rand climbs as dollar hit by Trump Fed comments

President Donald Trump continued to criticise the Federal Reserve's recent monetary policy decision in an interview with Reuters on Monday . But during this period of time I should be given some help by the Fed . Trump has also publicly criticized Powell several times this summer and reportedly did so again Friday at a GOP fundraiser in NY, saying...

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  • Trump administration hits Russian ships for violating North Korea sanctions
Trump administration hits Russian ships for violating North Korea sanctions

Testifying on Tuesday before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, U.S. Assistant Secretary Marshall Billingslea said sanctions can't be the only tool in the U.S. "Today's action against these deceptive actors is critical to ensure that the public is aware of the tactics undertaken by designated parties and that these actors remain blocked...

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  • U.S. missionary thrust to the center of Turkey-U.S. crisis
U.S. missionary thrust to the center of Turkey-U.S. crisis

Andrew Brunson went on trial over alleged involvement with both the movement of Fethullah Gulen - a Muslim preacher who lives in self-imposed exile in the USA who Ankara says masterminded a failed 2016 coup in Turkey - and the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).

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  • Michael Cohen, Trump’s Former Attorney, Expected to Enter Guilty Plea
Michael Cohen, Trump’s Former Attorney, Expected to Enter Guilty Plea

Michael Cohen , Trump's former personal attorney, on Tuesday pleaded guilty to eight crimes in a federal court in NY. A federal jury on Tuesday found Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , guilty on eight of the 18 charges he faced in his tax and bank fraud trial.

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  • US President Trump takes aim at Federal Reserve for rates hike
US President Trump takes aim at Federal Reserve for rates hike

Only once short-term rates reach a "neutral" level where they are neither stimulating nor braking the economy should the central bank potentially stop raising rates and figure out what to do next, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said in an essay.

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  • USA has 'addiction to sanctions', says Iran's foreign minister
USA has 'addiction to sanctions', says Iran's foreign minister

He further emphasized that the proceedings to replace the French company in Phase 11 were underway. Efforts by the remaining signatories - European Union members Britain, France and Germany plus China and Russian Federation - to avoid the agreement's collapse are struggling as Washington has said any firms dealing with Teheran will be barred from...

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  • Britain's foreign minister says Russian Federation is making the world more unsafe
Britain's foreign minister says Russian Federation is making the world more unsafe

The Kremlin rejected the Microsoft allegations and said there was no evidence to support them. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters later Tuesday there was strong interest in legislation to punish Moscow, although he said chances were "probably pretty slim" such a measure would come up for a vote before the November 6 congression...

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  • Dollar weakens after Trump's Fed comments
Dollar weakens after Trump's Fed comments

Trump selected Powell for the job a year ago from a short list of several prominent central bankers, praising Powell for his "wisdom" and "leadership" skills when he nominated him formally in November. With the federal interest rate climbing twice this year, the organization has planned two more quarter-point rate hikes in 2018 and three more in 20...

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  • Rapper Post Malone's jet headed for emergency landing in W. Mass
Rapper Post Malone's jet headed for emergency landing in W. Mass

According to TMZ , the airplane's tire blew off during takeoff. Before the diversion, the pilot was trying to burn off fuel by circling above the New Jersey airport. Post Malone poses with the Song of the Year award at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards on August 20, 2018 in New York City. "We're told the plane had 3,700 gallons of fuel to burn",...

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  • Jon Stewart rescues goats found on Brooklyn subway tracks
Jon Stewart rescues goats found on Brooklyn subway tracks

The goats, with white fur and brown heads, did end up disrupting service along the N line between the Fort Hamilton Parkway stop and 8th Avenue. Fortunately, they were captured and moved to safety by the MTA. Nobody knows the old names of the goats or where they came from prior to their capture, but ABC7 NY reported that Farm Sanctuary has named t...

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