Friday May 26-th, 2017

Hurricane Nicole a little stronger, slowing down -US NHC Hurricane Nicole a little stronger, slowing down -US NHC

But what is interesting is that Nicole may play at least a part in influencing Matthew. "In a way it's kind of Nicole's fault Matthew might make this loop". EDT, "The cloud pattern has generally changed little since the previous advisory, and it cons...

Volcano in southern Japan erupts; no injuries Volcano in southern Japan erupts; no injuries

TV footage showed volcanic ash had accumulated on cars, houses and roads in the city of Aso and ash was falling as far as 320 km (200 miles) away, Japanese media said. The volcanic eruption damaged vinyl greenhouses in the community, affecting the cu...

Apple iPhone 7 Plus: More than just a phone Apple iPhone 7 Plus: More than just a phone

If you still want to have a black iPhone, the better option would be to get the glossy black version that is slightly more durable. Apple claims that the quad-core A10 Fusion processor at the heart the iPhone 7 makes the new handset twice as fast as ...

Samsung Galaxy Note7 Recall: Replacement Devices Now Available Samsung Galaxy Note7 Recall: Replacement Devices Now Available

One will show a green battery icon to confirm that a Note 7 device is a new one that doesn't have the battery problem. The product safety agency said Samsung had also agreed to send text messages to Note 7 users who still have not exchanged their...

Scientists announce discovery of Brazil's largest dinosaur Scientists announce discovery of Brazil's largest dinosaur

A South American dinosaur of truly magnificent proportions is claimed to be the largest ever to have been discovered in Brazil. He died in 1980 without being acknowledged for the discovery, which he was not able to study and document since he had so ...

Yep, Russia Hacked the DNC Yep, Russia Hacked the DNC

The statement did not say if, or how, the US government would address the breach or retaliate against Russian President Vladimir Putin. The statement said recent disclosures of alleged hacked emails on websites like DCLeaks.com and WikiLeaks , a...

Deal orders mandatory evacuation of six coastal Georgia counties Deal orders mandatory evacuation of six coastal Georgia counties

Wednesday. The agency says more than 444,000 liters of water and 513,000 meals along with thousands of cots and blankets will be on site. The county is expecting hurricane-force winds with Tropical Storm conditions starting Thursday evening and ext...

British trio win Nobel Prize in Physics

David Thouless, an 82-year-old professor emeritus at UW, was honored along with Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz for breakthroughs they made in the 1970s and '80s about unusual states of matter. And the important thing with the hole is that alth...

Weird science: 3 win Nobel for unusual states of matter

Haldane, 65, is a physics professor at Princeton University in New Jersey. The practical application of the research could aid the further development of Quantum computing. It is not uncommon for Nobel prizes to be awarded for work done decades previ...

Blue Origin successfully tests escape system, lands rocket Blue Origin successfully tests escape system, lands rocket

Shortly after liftoff the company tested an "escape system" for the craft's crew capsule, which is created to eventually carry astronauts or space tourists. Blue Origin has been competing with other companies, like SpaceX, to develop the first fu...

Jesse Watters Takes Hits for Chinatown Segment Jesse Watters Takes Hits for Chinatown Segment

He was also shown taking on a Tae Kwon Do instructor at a Dojang (Korean Martial Arts school) interspersed with asking an Asian guy if he knew Karate. Another pedestrian, an elderly woman, was silent when asked about Trump "beating up on China". "I...

Google to Announce next Smartphone on October 4th Google to Announce next Smartphone on October 4th

Leaked images of the upcoming Pixel smartphones reveal a close resemblance with the iPhone 6S design. According to the latest reports from Android Police , we'll likely see two Pixel phones (one large, one small - and Google will do away with...

Three British scientists share 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics is being shared by three scientists, the Royal Academy of Sciences announced here Tuesday. In the 1980s, these physicists together and separately published a series of theoretical papers describing the behavior of ...

Russia says its embassy in Damascus was shelled

Meanwhile, Syrian state TV reported on Tuesday that shelling by opposition groups killed at least five people and wounded 20 more in government-held areas of Aleppo. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook noted that Russia's declared goal in Syria is to...

Colombia peace deal defeated in referendum --> Colombia peace deal defeated in referendum Colombia peace deal defeated in referendum --> Colombia peace deal defeated in referendum

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who spent almost four years negotiating the peace deal with the FARC , claimed before the referendum to have no Plan B. He also promised to listen to opponents in a bid to save the deal, which he said was Col...

Life normal in Pakistani Kashmir, but tense on Indian side

The latest flashpoint has unleashed a torrent of fury on social media and impassioned news coverage from both sides of the border. Talking about his country's stand on the growing tensions between India and Pakistan , Kadakin said, "Russia has ver...

Elon Musk reveals Mars colony plans Elon Musk reveals Mars colony plans

Musk says the first ship in the series will be called the Heart of Gold , in homage to the spaceship in Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy . His Mars colonization plans include a fully reusable transportation system capable of carr...

Croatia Launches Ratification Process for Paris Climate Agreement

CSE also noted the Paris Agreement is "weak and not enough" to keep the global average temperatures rise below 2.0 degrees Celsius as compared to the pre-industrial era and developed countries have pledged very low emissions cut targets. While more t...

France welcomes India's ratification of Paris agreement

The deal requires all countries to devise plans to achieve the goal of keeping the rise of temperatures within two degrees Celsius (3.6 Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels and strive for 1.5 C (2.7 F) if possible. The Paris accord was formally ...

Indians Dominance Over Tigers Helped Win AL Central Title Indians Dominance Over Tigers Helped Win AL Central Title

In Toronto, Hyun Soo Kim hit a pinch-hit, two-run homer in the ninth inning off Roberto Osuna, as Baltimore moved within one game of the AL wild card-leading Blue Jays. "We'd still get two days", Francona said. Fulmer came back after the delay and ...

United Nations chief congratulates India for formally joining Paris Agreement

With India's move, a total of 62 countries accounting for nearly 52 per cent of emissions will have ratified the accord. India will ratify the landmark Paris climate deal today to bring into force the agreement expected to give momentum to implemen...

GM, Canadian workers reach deal to avert strike GM, Canadian workers reach deal to avert strike

It was not immediately clear if the crucial issue of investment in GM's plant in Oshawa, Ont., has been resolved. The deal includes a new plan for Oshawa, & St Catherines which would ensure job security. Capping pension costs was one of GM's major ...

Americans leading in shanks at Ryder Cup

On a warm, calm day at Hazeltine National, Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and big-hitting Belgian debutant Thomas Pieters disposed of Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler 4 and 2 in match one. team desperate to win back the cup. The US duo led every ...

Analyst's outlook About Target Prices: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) , Liberty Interactive Corporation Analyst's outlook About Target Prices: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) , Liberty Interactive Corporation

This appreciation has taken its market valuation to 159.78B. The median estimate represents a 13.34% increase from the last price of 66.17. To help you determine whether Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is undervalued the following values will ...

Obama welcomes relatives of 1936 African-American Olympians

The U.S. women also bested the U.S. men's 51 medals. Today, roughly 600 Team USA Olympians and Paralympians were welcomed into the White House as a way to say thanks for the way they represented the US on and off the field of play this summer in ...

Final Fantasy 15: Developer Not Dismissing Day One Patch At This Stage Final Fantasy 15: Developer Not Dismissing Day One Patch At This Stage

Final Fantasy XV was originally announced as Final Fantasy Versus XIII at E3 2006 exclusively for PlayStation 3. What may have added to the assumption that the game will not arrive soon is it apparently is not part of the company's plans for ...

Monday's Presidential Debate Was Most Watched Ever

The public research firm tracked trendlines in 10 key states for 48 hours following Monday night's debate at Hofstra University, and says Clinton did best in the eyes of voters from Florida , New Hampshire and Virginia . The newspaper's column slam...

Russia accuses US of siding with 'terrorists' in Syria

The U.S. officials said the failure of diplomacy in Syria has left the Obama administration no choice but to consider alternatives, most of which involve some use of force and have been examined before but held in abeyance. The Russian Foreign Mini...

White House Tree Lighting Ceremony to Feature Chance the Rapper White House Tree Lighting Ceremony to Feature Chance the Rapper

The "Because of You" singer appeared at current President Barack Obama's second inauguration in 2013 when she sang "My Country "Tis of Thee" , whilst Yolanda has performed at White House 'In Performance" events twice, both celebrating Ray Charles ...

Ill Wind: Australia's Greenest State Blacked Out By Power Cuts Ill Wind: Australia's Greenest State Blacked Out By Power Cuts

Severe storms and thousands of lightning strikes knocked out power to the entire state of South Australia on Wednesday (Sept 28), energy authorities said. "State now w/out power", the company said. Waves hit the Ceduna foreshore as the cold front a...

Jupiter moon may have water plumes that shoot up 125 miles Jupiter moon may have water plumes that shoot up 125 miles

But scientists think that, below its icy crust, Europa hosts an ocean , kept in liquid form by the addition of salts and perhaps due to internal geologic processes that generate heat. NASA stated that, if the water vapor plumes are confirmed on Eur...

US Special Envoy for Climate Change Travel to Paris US Special Envoy for Climate Change Travel to Paris

Indian officials, who declined to be identified because they were not authorized to speak with the press, said India, accounting for about 4.5 percent of emissions, ratified the agreement on Wednesday and planned to deposit the ratification instrumen...

Fiat Chrysler to launch new Jeep Compass in 2017 in India Fiat Chrysler to launch new Jeep Compass in 2017 in India

American unveiling set for L.A. Auto Show. In the U.S., the 2018 Jeep Compass will go on sale in the first quarter of 2017, with pricing, engine, and other specifications set to be confirmed closer to that point. An earlier report reveals the Brazi...

Boston Red Sox AL East magic number down to one

The Red Sox start a three-game series with the New York Yankees Tuesday night. Locally, the UVM womens' soccer team played its first America East game on the road against ME yesterday, falling 1-0 to the Black Bears on a goal by Genaya Loftis.

Adobe's Cloud comes to Azure with focus on personalized marketing — Microsoft Ignite Adobe's Cloud comes to Azure with focus on personalized marketing — Microsoft Ignite

It is powered by virtualization-based security technology and uses isolated containers built directly into the hardware to prevent malicious code from moving across employee devices and the corporate network. "It's leveraging algorithmic layers and...

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