WASHINGTON/ANKARA, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate, its first admission of his death after two weeks of denials that have shaken Western relations with the kingdom. Riyadh provided no evidence
Independent candidate Kerryn Phelps claimed victory in the electorate of Wentworth with just over 30 percent of the vote counted. The massive swing against the governing Liberal party is a blow to Prime Minister Scott Morrison, weakening his government before national elections due by May. Polls show
Australia has pulled out of an investment summit in Saudi Arabia in protest at the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Australian government minister said on Saturday. Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and ...
California is enduring another gruelling wildfire season. But California fire experts say that wildfire season is a near-outdated term, and dangerous fires can happen anytime now. A Weather Channel simulation shows how a warmer planet is fuelling the aggressive, persistent flames.
Some people have to go to work and can't wear a costume, while others simply don't have the time to create an intricate outfit. For example, you can go all out and draw a mask of your favourite superhero using face paint, or you can go a little more subtle and stick with graphic eye makeup.
How much does a prenup cost? The cost of a prenup depends on where you live, what you're protecting, who your attorney is, and how long the negotiations take. Contrary to popular belief, you don't need to be rich to get a prenup.
A Russian woman has been charged by the US Justice Department with conspiring to interfere with the US midterm elections. She has been accused of orchestrating a $US35 million social media scheme to create fake accounts and post divisive propaganda, similar to what happened in the 2016 election. The
Meghan Markle was spotted sporting an elegant half-up, half-down hairdo with plenty of volume while visiting MacArthur Girls High School in Sydney, Australia on Friday. The visit was part of her and Prince Harry's royal tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga, and New Zealand. The pouf at the crown of Markle
Turkey said it won't allow a cover-up of what happened to journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Saudi Arabia confirmed that he died in its consulate in Istanbul. According to the Turkish media, Turkish officials have vowed to reveal the details of their investigation into Khashoggi's death. That
Footpath Labs, the urban innovation arm of Google's parent company, Alphabet, will soon build a high-tech neighbourhood along Toronto's Eastern Waterfront. Footpath Labs claims the data will help them improve the community, but experts worry it could be used for financial gain. In response
Dana White is already thinking about Khabib Nurmagomedov's next opponent, and it sounds like Conor McGregor will have to wait for his rematch. Speaking with ESPN, White hinted that he'd like to see former lightweight champion Tony Ferguson get the next shot and Nurmagomedov and his belt. While
Up until recently, I was on the fence about the Nintendo Switch. Apart from the great games, getting a nice little discount on a used unit that's been refurbished by Nintendo itself helped push me over the edge.
More architects are turning to mass timber - or large, prefabricated wood pieces - to sequester carbon and lower greenhouse-gas emissions. Despite the rise in popularity, building mass timber structures is still tough in many areas. In August, Oregon became the first state to legalise mass timber
Sarah Jessica Parker recently opened her first shoe store in Manhattan's Seaport District. Parker launched the company with the president of Manolo Blahnik USA, George Malkemus, in 2014. Sarah Jessica Parker is bringing her luxury shoes to New York's Seaport District.
Throughout the next two weeks, the couple will focus on youth leadership, as well as environmental and conservation efforts, during their official visits to cities like Sydney and Auckland. The duke and duchess' trip also lines up with the upcoming Invictus Games, an international sporting event
Several former associates of President Donald Trump and the political operative Roger Stone have been served with subpoenas to testify before the Washington, DC, grand jury in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe. An unusual feature of grand jury proceedings is unlike typical trials. Grand juries
Renting is the most popular it's been in the last 50 years in the United States. Apartment List reports the median cost of rent for a two-bedroom apartment every month in the largest cities in the United States. In October, a two-bedroom apartment in San Francisco is almost double what it costs
Brava is a soon-to-be-released $US1000 smart oven that cooks with "pure light," uses less energy than your traditional oven, and can even cook some foods faster than it takes a regular oven to preheat. You can opt in to purchase a-la-carte meal kits from Brava, or you can use your own food
It's still got traditional multiplayer modes like Control and Deathmatch, and the fan-favourite "Zombies" mode, but the big addition in "Call of Duty: Black Ops 4" is the Battle Royale mode: Blackout. In a surprising twist, the "Call of Duty" version of the insanely
Amazon's formerly sterling reputation has taken a hit from all sides recently. That has led some customers to threaten to boycott and cut themselves off from Amazon completely. Amazon relies on the interconnectedness of its services - and Amazon Prime in particular - to keep customers in its ecosystem
The 2019 Subaru Ascent is the newest contender in the mid-size family SUV market. Recently, Business Insider spent a week with a new Subaru Ascent Touring in Magnetite Grey Metallic. The Ascent impressed up with its well-designed cabin, peppy driving dynamics, strong infotainment, and a solid suite
Rawabi is the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. The $US1.4 billion project is the brainchild of Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire. Masri hopes the city can form the economic backbone of the nascent Palestinian state.
It's easy to see where Essential went wrong. It's possible to succeed as an upstart smartphone manufacturer - OnePlus, a critical darling of a smartphone manufacturer, managed to do it in 2014. It's temping to take Essential's troubles as a sign that there's not enough room in the
A decade after the financial crisis, General Motors is led by the best management team it's ever had and one of the best C-suites in all of business. CEO Mary Barra, president Dan Ammann, and executive vice-president Mark Reuss have overseen the birth of a New GM that's moving aggressively to