28 keyboard shortcuts Mac users need to know

I’m sure most Mac users know Command-C means copy and Command-V means paste, but there’s a host of other useful shortcuts that make a Mac user’s life much easier. I’ve assembled this short collection to illustrate this truth: Esc Never underestimate the power of the Esc key to get you out of trouble. Say you’re […]

‘The Mandalorian’ Season 1 Episode 5 Recap: They All Wound Up on Tatooine

Another week another planet, and The Mandalorian isn’t running out of old west stories to tell anytime soon. Nor do I see this gimmick getting old. There’s a reason Westerns enjoyed such a long period of popularity. They’re great adventure stories with plenty of chances for action, drama, emotion and gorgeous scenery. This week’s episode has […]

Gas explosion kills five and traps multiple people on roof of burning building in Slovakia

Gas explosion kills five and traps multiple people on roof of burning building in Slovakia | The Independent News > World > Europe Firefighters say apartment block is in danger of collapse Residents have been evacuated while some people remain trapped on the roof ( Slovak Police/AFP/Getty ) A gas explosion in an apartment building […]

Italian far-right leader Salvini swears off eating Nutella after finding out it contains Turkish nuts

The leader of Italy’s far-right opposition party has said he is no longer a fan of Nutella after finding out the product was made with Turkish nuts. Matteo Salvini, who lost his position as deputy Prime Minister in August in a political gambit aimed at securing greater power that saw his party ousted from government, […]

8-year-old girl forced into strip search while trying to visit father in prison

An 8-year-old girl was strip searched by prison employees in Virginia, after being told she would not be able to see her father again if she did not agree to the procedure. The child was attempting to visit her father at the Buckingham Correctional Centre in Dillwyn, alongside her father’s girlfriend, Diamond Peerman. But according […]

Slain Maltese reporter lived in fear, family says

The husband and son of a slain Maltese journalist said she had lived in fear as she investigated government corruption, at the start of a highly scrutinised inquiry into her death on Friday. Three men are facing trial for the 2017 car bomb attack that killed mother of three Daphne Caruana Galizia but questions remain […]

Podcasts and radio shows will now officially be eligible to win Pulitzer Prizes in 2020- Technology News, Firstpost

tech2 News StaffDec 06, 2019 22:00:49 IST The Pulitzer board has announced that starting 2020, there will be a Pulitzer Prize for Audio Reporting, which includes radio and podcasts. “The renaissance of audio journalism in recent years has given rise to an extraordinary array of non-fiction storytelling. To recognise the best of that work, the […]

OPEC supply cut not timed for Aramco listing

Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman told CNBC that an agreement to further trim global oil supply wasn’t intentionally timed to coincide with the initial public offering (IPO) of state-owned energy company Saudi Aramco. On Thursday, Aramco priced its IPO at 32 riyals per share ($8.53), putting it on track to raise $25.6 […]

More than 500 law professors say Trump committed ‘impeachable conduct’

Washington: More than 500 legal scholars have signed on to an open letter asserting that President Donald Trump committed “impeachable conduct” and that lawmakers would be acting well within their rights if they ultimately voted to remove him from office. The signers are law professors and other academics from universities across the US, including Harvard, […]

Teen admits attempted murder of French boy at London gallery – Raw Story

A British teenager on Friday pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of a six-year-old French boy, who was thrown from the 10th floor viewing platform of London’s Tate Modern art gallery. Jonty Bravery, 18, admitted the charge during a hearing at the Central Criminal Court. He was remanded in custody pending psychiatric reports and sentencing […]