‘We disagree…’: Elon Musk’s X claims ‘orders’ from India to withhold accounts

Elon Musk's X (formerly Twitter) has claimed that the Indian government issued "orders," asking the social media giant to take action on specific accounts and posts. The government has not yet responded to the company's allegations. In a post written on X's Global Government Affairs early on Thursday, the company disagreed with the move, stating that the posts should not...

A Colorado man died after a Gila monster bite. Opinions and laws on keeping the lizard as a pet vary

A Colorado man who died after getting bitten by a Gila monster was hardly alone in having the gnarly looking lizard for a pet. They’re legal to own in most states, easily found through breeders and at reptile shows, and widely regarded for their striking color patterns and typically easygoing personality. But while 34-year-old Christopher Ward’s death Friday may have been the...

Pope Francis Meets Relatives Of Israel Hostages And Palestinians In Gaza

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis met separately Wednesday with relatives of Israeli hostages in Gaza and Palestinians living through the war and set off a firestorm by using words that Vatican diplomats usually avoid: "terrorism" and, according to the Palestinians, "genocide." Francis spoke about the suffering of both Israelis and Palestinians after his meetings, which were arranged before the Israeli-Hamas hostage...

No Gaza Hostage Release Before Friday, Israel, US Say

GAZA - The release of hostages under a temporary truce between Israel and Palestinian Hamas militants will not happen before Friday, Israel's national security adviser and the U.S. said, dashing hopes of relatives that some would be freed on Thursday. Israel and Hamas agreed early on Wednesday to a ceasefire in Gaza for at least four days, to let in humanitarian aid and...

Israel Hamas War : Israel Says No Gaza Captive Release Before Friday

Israeli official says no Gaza captives will be released before Friday as part of Qatar-mediated truce agreement. Families of Israeli captives express frustration at delay in truce, blame government for lack of information. Israel continues deadly air attacks and heavy shelling across Palestinian enclave as it remains unclear when an expected, four-day pause in fighting will begin. A ceasefire agreement between...