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World Nov 2, 2018

Saudi-led coalition bombs air base in Yemen capital

A Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen said Friday it bombed an air base adjacent to the Sanaa international airport allegedly being used by the rebels to launch drone and ballistic missile attacks. Turki al-Malki, a spokesman for the coalition, said in TV ...

Microsoft, Amazon, Google join fight to prevent famine, tap AI tech

Business Sep 24, 2018

Microsoft, Amazon, Google join fight to prevent famine, tap AI tech

Tech giants Microsoft, Amazon and Google are joining forces with international organizations to help identify and head off famines in developing nations using data analysis and artificial intelligence, a new initiative unveiled Sunday. Rather than waiting to respond to a famine after many lives already ...

Yemen forces seen closing in on vital, Houthi-held Hodaida port

World May 29, 2018

Yemen forces seen closing in on vital, Houthi-held Hodaida port

Yemeni government forces are closing in on the rebel-held port city of Hodeida, the war-ravaged country's main conduit for humanitarian aid, the Saudi-led coalition said on Monday. "The Yemeni army backed by the coalition is around 20 km (12 miles) outside Hodeida and military operations ...