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Author: 0 Apple Explains Why Older iPhones Are Slowing Down

Why didn't Apple just include an option for throttling on old batteries in these software upgrades? Apple provided a serial number look-up to check whether a given handset was one of the iPhainting iPhones . The fix was included in the release of iOS 10.2.1 in January. It's also on track to be rolled out to newer devices in the future. Owners of iPhones have long said that their devices seem to slow down over time and that replacing the battery seems to boost performance.

Global Media Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat again, meet victorious Congress MLAs
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat again, meet victorious Congress MLAs

While Sonia Gandhi continues to be the CPP leader, there are mixed views among leaders on whether she should soon hand over the leadership of the parliamentary wing of the party as well. "The Prime Minister gains in stature, not diminish if he apologises", said Randeep Surjewala, chief spokesperson of the Congress while briefing the media on the main points of the Working Committee meet.

Global Media All significant California wildfire evacuation orders lifted
Author: 0 All significant California wildfire evacuation orders lifted

The Thomas blaze, which became California's second largest wildfire on Tuesday, is almost as large as the 2003 Cedar fire in San Diego County, which consumed a record 273,246 acres (110,579 hectares) and killed 15 people. The lifting of evacuation orders and warnings in Santa Barbara County left only remote and little developed Rose Valley in the wilderness of neighboring Ventura County under an order barring residents and visitors.

Global Media US to provide Ukraine with 'defensive' aid
Author: 0 US to provide Ukraine with 'defensive' aid

Previously, the US has provided Ukraine with support equipment and training, and has let private companies sell some small arms like rifles. The Washington Post was first to report on the administration's decision to allow the export of weapons to Ukraine, which has been under consideration and breaks with both the stated practice of the Obama administration and the spirit of President Donald Trump's call for the USA to foster warmer relations with Russian Federation.

Global Media Appeal court delivers blow to Trump travel ban
Author: 0 Appeal court delivers blow to Trump travel ban

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE announced over the summer transgender troops would no longer be allowed in the military.

Global Media Vatican funeral for disgraced former Archbishop of Boston Bernard Law
Author: 0 Vatican funeral for disgraced former Archbishop of Boston Bernard Law

Law, who died in Rome Tuesday at the age of 86, resigned in disgrace from the Archdiocese of Boston after the Globe series. "On the occasion of his passing, we once again call on the Vatican to make a honest effort towards justice for all those abused by priests and to finally hold bishops accountable for protecting abusers at the expense of our children".

Global Media Jarrod Belcher: For the church, it is always Christmas
Author: 0 Jarrod Belcher: For the church, it is always Christmas

An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph, revealing that Mary, his fiancee, would bear a son. Christ broke the barriers of sin that separate us from God and one another, and built the bridge of unity with His love. What really matters is even if a gift may be a least expensive one; it should be a meaningful one to show the love and affection among family members and friends.

Global Media Goa changes its stand, willing to consider Karnataka's demand
Author: 0 Goa changes its stand, willing to consider Karnataka's demand

Talking to reporters, Parrikar said "how much water Karnataka would receive would be worked out through the talks". Palyecar was reacting to the meeting between Shah, Parrikar and Yedyurappa. "Our party & my WRD depts stand remains unchanged on Mahadayi. We are committed to protect our mother #Mhadei & protect each drop of water", Palyecar tweeted.

Global Media Praise, Contempt For Down Syndrome Abortion Law
Author: 0 Praise, Contempt For Down Syndrome Abortion Law

A CBS News report earlier this year shocked the nation by reporting that Iceland has an nearly 100-percent abortion rate for unborn babies with the genetic disorder. The condition can be diagnosed during pregnancy through prenatal screening tests. Gov. John Kasich signed into law House Bill 214 , the 20th abortion restriction passed since he took office in 2011, and 14 other bills Friday morning.

Global Media No to USA peace plans in the ME, Mahmoud Abbas tells Macron
Author: 0 No to USA peace plans in the ME, Mahmoud Abbas tells Macron

Tensions between the USA and the world community came to a head at the UN General Assembly on Thursday evening. In a Christmas message, Abbas alluded to US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, accusing the US of bias and ignoring global law.

Global Media Thomas Fire still 60 percent contained after 'significant wind event'
Author: 0 Thomas Fire still 60 percent contained after 'significant wind event'

The total number of firefighters working the Thomas Fire is 4,729 comprised of 290 fire engines, 133 fire crews, 34 helicopters, 26 bulldozers, and 45 water tenders. There is a red flag warning, which indicates high fire danger and urges residents to be extremely cautious, in effect for Santa Barbara County as of Wednesday afternoon, he added.

Global Media Snow Chances Increasing for Christmas
Author: 0 Snow Chances Increasing for Christmas

Winter storm warnings have been posted for parts of upstate New York and northern New England, and winter weather advisories cover much of the rest of New England, New York state, northern Pennsylvania and much of Lower Michigan. According to The Weather Channel , the western mountains and Portland could get around half a foot, while inland areas inland and further north could get between 1 and 4 inches.

Global Media Brian Kelly 'disappointed' as Notre Dame suspends third player from Citrus Bowl
Author: 0 Brian Kelly 'disappointed' as Notre Dame suspends third player from Citrus Bowl

The report of the alleged shoplifting emerged shortly after Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly announced Wednesday that Stepherson and Holmes were suspended indefinitely from all football-related activities. "I'm not going to get into specifics what his future is going to be", Kelly said about Stepherson, a highly recruited player from Jacksonville, Florida.

Author: 0 Obama Covered Up Hezbollah Drug Ring

On "Hannity", Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) (below) explained why he's asking the Department of Justice to turn over all documents and communications related to this matter. The investigation by DeSantis and Jordan is being undertaken under the wider umbrella of oversight efforts into the Obama administration's diplomatic dealings with Iran that led to the nuclear deal.

Global Media Majority of Americans Prefer 'Merry Christmas' to 'Happy Holidays'
Author: 0 Majority of Americans Prefer 'Merry Christmas' to 'Happy Holidays'

December 22, 2017 /Standard Newswire/ - By more than 20 percentage points (59 to 36 percent) a majority of Americans prefer the greeting "Merry Christmas" to "Happy Holidays", according to a new Knights of Columbus-Marist poll. The Marist Poll organization conducted the survey of 1,074 adults age 18 and older about their preferred greeting November 6-9. This year 39 percent of the respondents said they preferred "Happy Holidays".

Global Media Trump 'May' Visit Border Wall Prototypes Outside San Diego
Author: 0 Trump 'May' Visit Border Wall Prototypes Outside San Diego

The groom said at the time they were marrying in the special ceremony because he could not cross the border - but declined to elaborate. Now a newspaper says the groom is a convicted drug smuggler and border agents are furious that he passed a federal background check and was approved for the "Door of Hope" event last month.

Global Media Cuomo: Pre-pay Property Taxes Now To Keep Deduction
Author: 0 Cuomo: Pre-pay Property Taxes Now To Keep Deduction

The governor, over the past several weeks, has repeatedly bashed the GOP's tax reform effort, especially the limitations placed on deductions for state and local taxes. New York State Association of Counties Executive Director Stephen J. Acquario said, "We commend Governor Andrew M. Cuomo for using his executive authority to provide options for homeowners in New York to prepay their 2018 property taxes".

Author: 0 Skipton Aldi stabbing: Victim was supermarket worker

Willsher's colleagues - along with shoppers - tackled the 44-year-suspect to the ground before cops arrived, a police spokesman said in a statement . "Christmas this year will an ordeal for many residents", he said. Matthew Barnes, chief executive of Aldi UK and Ireland, said: "Everyone at Aldi is heartbroken by this devastating news".

Global Media Honduras Election Result Dispute: Opposition Candidate Accepts Dialogue
Author: 0 Honduras Election Result Dispute: Opposition Candidate Accepts Dialogue

Honduran police have confirmed 17 deaths, but the opposition and the Committee of Detained and Disappeared, a non-governmental organization, said at least 24 people have been killed in the three weeks of unrest. "Over the short term, Hondurans are going to be upset and protest". Opposition supporters hold wooden crosses in front of security forces guarding the USA embassy during a protest in Tegucigalpa, Honduras Thursday.

Global Media Travis Scott and Quavo Drops
Author: 0 Travis Scott and Quavo Drops "Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho" Album

Scott shared the apparent tracklist on Instagram , as well as a separate image of Steadman working on the illustration. Quavo and Travis Scott's joint project has been one of the most anticipated projects of 2017, and its nearly here. They did some teasing yesterday for the project, and teased a Christmas release for the album. After the two teased a collaboration for months, the duo dropped their album on Friday (December 22).

Global Media Boyle delivers twice, Devils KO Rangers in shootout
Author: 0 Boyle delivers twice, Devils KO Rangers in shootout

We battled at times. "It just feels that much better to win a game like this". Surely, Hynes will be making that point both at today's practice and before Saturday's game. David Desharnais and Nick Holden provided the Rangers with two assists apiece to give Henrik Lundqvist plenty of support. "We as players are fired up to play the Rangers".

Global Media N.Korea denies WannaCry cyberattack involvement
Author: 0 N.Korea denies WannaCry cyberattack involvement

Those conclusions didn't sit well with the North Koreans. The U.S. government has assessed with a "very high level of confidence" that a hacking entity known as Lazarus Group, which works on behalf of the North Korean government, carried out the WannaCry attack, said a senior administration official.