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Online Shopping for Electronics, Apparel, Computers, Books, DVDs & more

Online Shopping for Electronics, Apparel, Computers, Books, DVDs & more

Online shopping from the earth's biggest selection of books, magazines, music, DVDs, videos, electronics, computers, software, apparel & accessories, shoes, jewelry, tools & hardware, housewares, furniture, sporting goods, beauty & personal care, broadband & dsl, gourmet food & just about anything else. Full story

Education

Best Laptops For College

Best Laptops For College

Enrolling in college is a transformative experience for every student, and at the top of any new student’s shopping list you’ll typically find a laptop computer, one that can get that student through the next four years of taking notes, writing reports, doing homework, and probably binging more than one Netflix series. Choosing the right laptop for a college student isn’t easy, because every student is different – and so are their computing ... Full story

Economics

These countries are leading the charge to clean energy

These countries are leading the charge to clean energy

The Earth is edging ever closer to a point of no return, with a joint statement issued during the COP24 climate conference calling for “decisive action” on climate change within the next two years. Most nations have taken on the challenge to switch from a reliance on fossil fuels to a sustainable energy system – some faster than others. A recent Carbon Brief report written by E4tech and Imperial College London and published by Drax has ranked ... Full story

Entertainment

Dubai Fountain: The story behind its dancing waters

Dubai Fountain: The story behind its dancing waters

Editor's Note — CNN's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy. (CNN) — Like a moth to a flame, visitors to Dubai invariably swarm around the colossal fountain at the foot of the Burj Khalifa. It's easy to see why: at more than 900-feet long, firing water 50 stories into the sky, the fountain is impressive, to ... Full story

Health

Trump in good health despite weight in obese range

Trump in good health despite weight in obese range

Image caption Mr Trump is 6ft3in (1.9m) tall and weighs 243lb (110kg). US President Donald Trump has put on weight since his last medical check-up, but remains in "very good health", his official doctor Sean Conley says. Mr Trump was receiving a higher dose of medicine to lower his cholesterol levels, his memo said. Mr Trump weighed 243lb (110kg) in last week's examination, which is up from 239lb in early 2018. Other doctors noted that his Body ... Full story

Law

Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales

Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales

Image caption The technology will mean police will know the whereabouts of an offender at all times. Thousands of criminals in England and Wales will be tagged with GPS trackers to allow authorities to trace them 24 hours a day. Currently, electronic tags are linked to a box at a fixed address, such as an offender's home, with alerts generated if they are not there at certain hours. But the new location tags will track a person's movements ... Full story

Living

Harbin Central Street

Harbin Central Street

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Politics

Paul Manafort should be jailed for 19-24 years  BBC News

Paul Manafort should be jailed for 19-24 years BBC News

Image caption Paul Manafort also faces a possible fine of between $50,000 and $24m. US President Donald Trump's former election campaign chief Paul Manafort should be jailed for up to 24 years, special counsel Robert Mueller says. Manafort was convicted of financial fraud on charges relating to his work as a political consultant in Ukraine. He accepted a plea deal on the charges in return for co-operating with Mr Mueller's probe into Russian ... Full story

Sport

Brothers held over 'attack' on Empire actor - BBC News

Brothers held over 'attack' on Empire actor - BBC News

Chicago police have arrested two brothers in connection with the alleged attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett. The US TV star needed hospital treatment last month after a suspected racist and homophobic attack . Police said on Friday they were questioning two Nigerian brothers for a second day. The men had worked as Empire extras, sometimes going to the gym with the actor, their lawyer said. Jussie Smollett said he'd been "forever changed" by ... Full story

Technology

Pinpoint grabs $13.5M Series A to bring data discipline to engineering

Pinpoint grabs $13.5M Series A to bring data discipline to engineering

Sales and marketing are steeped in data to explain just how well they are doing, but engineering, the department charged with creating the products these departments sell has lacked the tools to measure engineering effectiveness. Pinpoint wants to change that by making engineering a more data-driven endeavor. Today it announced a $13.5 million Series A round. The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from seed investors ... Full story