If you have a Google Pixel 2 or older, it’s officially time to upgrade to the new Pixel 4 (GOOG)

Google’s new Pixel 4 comes with an upgraded camera with two lenses, new motion sensing technology, and a smoother screen. But the upgrade is probably only worth it if you’re upgrading from a Pixel 2 or older. The new features and specs in the Pixel 4 will be much more noticeable if you’re upgrading from […]

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White House’s Mulvaney did not mull quitting over ‘quid pro quo’ flap

WASHINGTON — Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday he had not offered to resign for indicating last week that U.S. President Donald Trump had sought a political favor from Ukraine in exchange for military aid, comments he has since retracted. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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Syria critic Lindsey Graham reverses stance, says Trump’s policy could succeed

WASHINGTON — Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who has been one of the most vocal critics of President Donald Trump’s decision to move U.S. troops out of northeastern Syria, said on Sunday he now believed “historic solutions” were possible. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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College dorms are so expensive that some parents are buying ‘kiddie condos’ for their teenagers to live in

Some American parents are putting the money they’d otherwise spend on out-of-state tuition and room and board for their college-age kids into local real estate in a strategy some realtors call buying a “kiddie condo.” A kiddie condo is a home in a college town for their kids to live in. The condos provide rental […]

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Erdogan says Turkey expects U.S. to keep promises, not stall Syria truce deal

ANKARA — Turkey expects the United States to keep its promises and not use stalling tactics in a deal between the NATO allies for Ankara to pause its offensive into northeastern Syria while the Kurdish fighters it is targeting withdraw, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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A ceiling in Winston Churchill’s ancestral home tells the story of an eccentric duchess

Catherine McCormack is a writer and art history lecturer based in London. She regularly teaches at Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Dulwich Picture Gallery and UCL, where she completed her PhD and was a Teaching Fellow. The following is an excerpt from her book, “The Art of Looking Up.” In it, McCormack looks at 40 ceilings […]

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Kurds Begin to Evacuate Besieged Syrian Border Town

(AKCAKALE, Turkey) — Kurdish fighters and civilians began evacuating from a besieged Syrian town on Sunday, the first pullback under the U.S.-brokered cease-fire deal, opening the way to a broader withdrawal of the Kurdish-led forces from parts of the Turkish border. The evacuation is a boost to a cease-fire that has been shaky since it […]

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What reportedly was the final straw for the Jaguars and Jalen Ramsey

A moment came when Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan knew he had to trade cornerback Jalen Ramsey. The Jaguars had been able to tolerate Ramsey’s trade demands and off-field antics into the 2019 season. But it became clear the cornerback didn’t want to play for Jacksonville. Ramsey suffered a mysterious back injury during the season, […]

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