Being president isn?t so easy, and other things Trump has learned in first 100 days
United CEO blames ?system failure? for Dao dragging, expresses condolences for giant rabbit death
Turkey arrests American and Briton entering from Syria
ISTANBUL (AP) ? An American and a British man, allegedly members of the Islamic State group, were arrested in Turkey after crossing the border from Syria and handing themselves over to the authorities, officials said Friday.
ACLU defends Coulter after Berkeley speech cancellation
Detainees found in 'secret cell' in Philippines: rights group
A dozen people have been found stuffed inside a closet-sized cell hidden behind a book shelf in a Philippine police station, triggering further alarm about abuse under President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on drugs. Members of the government's human rights commission, accompanied by journalists, found the men and women in a surprise visit to the station in the heart of Manila's slum area on Thursday evening.
Sheryl Sandberg's mother-in-law stuns her by encouraging her to remarry
While Sheryl Sandberg and her mother-in-law, Paula Goldberg, were cleaning out Dave Goldberg?s closet after he passed away, Goldberg said something that stunned Sandberg. "You are not only going to live, but you are going to get remarried one day ? and I am going to be there to celebrate with you," she said.
Elizabeth Thomas Gets Counseling After Being Found
Abbas turns screw on Hamas by cutting Gaza's electricity
By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) - With the prospect looming of a Middle East peace initiative by a new U.S. administration more sympathetic to Israel, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has decided to turn the screw on the Hamas group that has kept Gaza out of his control for a decade. Abbas's Western-backed Palestinian Authority (PA) on Thursday told Israel it would no longer pay for the electricity Israel supplies to Gaza, a move that could lead to a complete power shutdown in the territory, whose 2 million people already endure blackouts for much of the day.
The little device that adds Alexa to any Android phone is on sale for 50% off
Amazon?s virtual personal assistant Alexa is awesome, but it does have a few drawbacks. Namely, it isn?t available everywhere we want it to be. Sure, Alexa isn?t just confined to Amazon?s own speakers like the Amazon Echo anymore, since third-party hardware developers now have access to Alexa for free. Even still, there?s only one smartphone out there with official access to Alexa ? wouldn?t it be cool if every smartphone had Alexa baked in?
We?re not sure that will ever be the case, but here?s the good news: the ZeroTouch Air Vent Car Mount and the ZeroTouch Dashboard Car Mount will add Alexa to any Android phone while you?re in the car, and both models are on sale on Amazon right now. Both models are on sale for 50%, but only for a short amount of time.
Here are some highlights from the product page:
Trump?s chaotic first 100 days ? as seen through his tweets
After winning the election, Donald Trump said he wasn't sure how much he'd use Twitter as president. ?I?m going to be very restrained, if I use it at all,? he said on ?60 Minutes.? As he approaches his first 100, that vow appears to have fallen short.