Friday May 26-th, 2017

Soyuz rocket carrying crew of 3 blasts off from Baikonur

Due to technical issues, the launch of Soyuz spacecraft was delayed from its earlier schedule on September 23. Kimbrough was selected by NASA in 2004 and completed his first spaceflight in 2008, performing two spacewalks. Two Chinese astronauts d...

Marco Rubio Warns GOP: We Could Be the Next Target for Hackers

Although Donald Trump is expected to mention the WikiLeaks emails during tonight's debate with Clinton, Rubio emphasized that he felt this was a bad long-term strategy for the Republican Party. Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Sen. "I don't rea...

Google is prepping two Android 2.0 smartwatches Google is prepping two Android 2.0 smartwatches

But, Verizon has publicly said that it won't interfere with the software updates on the Google Pixel. There are a lot of people only interested in the newer handsets, such as the Google Pixel devices but a YouTube viewer posted a video that was nea...

New Hampshire poll: Clinton leads Trump by 15 points

The poll was conducted October 12-15 by The Tarrance Group, a private firm that has done extensive consulting, research and polling work for the Republican Party. The survey, released by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, shows Trump with 38 percent o...

Joe Flacco (shoulder) misses Ravens' practice Joe Flacco (shoulder) misses Ravens' practice

Flacco later told reporters that he is dealing with a "little soreness" in his shoulder, but reiterated that "it's nothing to worry about". Flacco reported his injury to the Ravens on Monday and had an MRI. "I believe he's got a legitimate chance t...

Trump belittles accusers as more turn up with sordid stories Trump belittles accusers as more turn up with sordid stories

They could say it about anybody. However, John Berry, a first cousin of Zervos said that the press conference by her was a publicity stunt as all these years she said nothing but praised Trump. More than 12 hours later, the Trump campaign rele...

Chess Records Co-Founder Phil Chess Dead at 95

The Chicago Sun-Times reports that Chess died overnight in Tucson. CHESS, along with his brother Leonard , were the Polish immigrants in 1947 who started CHESS RECORDS in CHICAGO, where they recorded blues legends such as MUDDY WATERS , ETTA JAMES ...

Pence says GOP ticket will accept vote results Pence says GOP ticket will accept vote results

Donald Trump has repeated the allegation that the presidential election is being rigged by the US media in favor of his rival Hillary Clinton and that large-scale voter fraud is happening. Trump's claim, made without evidence, undercuts the essence...

Iraq launches Mosul offensive, but bombs slow progress Iraq launches Mosul offensive, but bombs slow progress

Taher spoke at a makeshift base in an abandoned house along the front line, some 30 kilometres (19 miles) east of Mosul. Coupled with air and artillery support, the strategy has paid off, albeit more slowly than some military campaigns in the past.

Rosetta crash lands on comet, brings historic mission to an end

Incredible view 1.2 km from the surface! The decision to crash-land Rosetta was taken after scientists realised that there is very little solar power left to operate the systems and the data rates too have come down to a mere 40 kbps, reported ...

Rockstar Shares New Red Dead Teaser, Shows Seven Characters Rockstar Shares New Red Dead Teaser, Shows Seven Characters

Of course , gamers and specifically Red Dead fans are incredibly excited at the prospect of a new installment in the franchise. The teaser is already exciting fans around the gaming community as the title, which was rumored to release in the firs...

Earnings Estimates at a Glance for Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) Earnings Estimates at a Glance for Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Part of the data in this report is derived from Zacks Research and FactSet. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $89.42. stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 30th. The disclosure for this pu...

Bad cable delays comeback rocket launch from Virginia

EDT (0003 GMT Monday). The new launch time is scheduled for 7:40 p.m. EDT (23:40 GMT) Oct. 17 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Pad 0A. It is also carrying science experiments that require space flight. Alan Poindexter after a late space shu...

Cornelius' late TD run lifts Arkansas past Ole Miss 34-30 Cornelius' late TD run lifts Arkansas past Ole Miss 34-30

Next up, the Hogs take on Auburn at 5 pm on Saturday. Ole Miss (3-3, 1-2 SEC) had possession and was up 30-27, but two drops prevented the Rebels from picking up a first down and sustaining a drive. On its next drive Arkansas was forced to punt...

China to launch its manned space mission tomorrow

While China insists that its space programme is for peaceful purposes, the US Defence Department has accused Beijing of pursuing activities aimed at preventing its adversaries from using space-based assets in a crisis. The spacecraft's name -that...

Wozniacki downs Mladenovic, wins Hong Kong title Wozniacki downs Mladenovic, wins Hong Kong title

Former world number one Wozniacki, seeded fifth in the competition, stormed the first set 6-1 with unseeded Frenchwoman Mladenovic visibly despondent and limping slightly . Wozniacki is back to 22nd after injuries earlier in the year which kept her ...

Sony to bring a half dozen PlayStation games to mobile next year Sony to bring a half dozen PlayStation games to mobile next year

Although the hype of the game died down over time and seeing maturity now, but the point here is: if you're not on mobile, you're missing out big. The titles will be available for both Apple iOS and Alphabet's Google Android mobile operating systems....

Now, replacement Samsung Note 7 catches fire on USA plane

Green said he had just tucked the phone into his pocket as flight attendants were doing a safety briefing when he saw smoke. Sarah, the wife of Brian Green, an IN passenger onboard a Louisville-Baltimore flight, told Reuters that the phone starte...

Samsung expands Note 7 recall in USA to replacement phones

All owners of the Note 7s will be able to exchange their devices for another Samsung smartphone or receive a refund under the plan approved by the CPSC, the company and agency said in statements Thursday. If you switch to another brand though, ...

Gorilla on the loose at London Zoo, visitors say Gorilla on the loose at London Zoo, visitors say

It's unknown why the gorilla had made a decision to smash the glass enclosure, although animal rights activists are probably going to speculate he simply wanted to be free. Multiple outlets are reporting that a gorilla has escaped from its enclos...

Paralysed man feels with robotic hand Paralysed man feels with robotic hand

A set of four brain implants - chips half the size of a dress shirt button - have allowed a 30-year-old man to not only control a robot arm but also feel sensations from the individual fingers of the arm, researchers with the University of Pittsbur...

Russia Remains India's Leading Military Supplier: President Putin

The meeting, is being hosted by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and is being attended by her counterparts from Brazil, China, Russia and South Africa. China had earlier this week said that it was "ready" for talks with India on the...

Galaxy count may now top 2 trillion across universe Galaxy count may now top 2 trillion across universe

It concluded that one point long, long, long ago, numerous galaxies were packed together. When Prof Conselice and his team at Nottingham, in collaboration with scientists from the Leiden Observatory at Leiden University in the Netherlands and the Ins...

5pm Thursday Update on Hurricane Nicole

October 14, 2016: The eye of Hurricane Nicole , the latest storm of the 2016 season, slammed into Bermuda Thursday as a category three storm, bringing heavy rain, wind and flooding, downing trees, taking off roofs, damaging boats and plunging many i...

RCMP officer shot west of Golden, BC RCMP officer shot west of Golden, BC

According to RCMP S/Sgt Rob Vermeulen, earlier today an RCMP officer conducted a vehicle stop on Highway 1, near the weight scales west of Golden, in connection with "a possible theft". In Revelstoke, people were not allowed to leave the city. John...

Derrick Rose says he smelled 'rape' setup early Derrick Rose says he smelled 'rape' setup early

LAPD detective Nadine Hernandez, an investigator in the rape case involving National Basketball Association star Derrick Rose , was pronounced dead at a hospital on Tuesday afternoon after she was found with a gunshot wound in a Whittier home, repor...

Musk says Tesla won't need to raise cash by end of year Musk says Tesla won't need to raise cash by end of year

There's just a week to wait until Tesla's product launch, we'll of course bring you all the latest news and announcements as and when we get them. The entrepreneur said on Twitter that there will be a new announcement before that October 28 eve...

Samsung Electronics shares slide as Note 7 collapse weighs Samsung Electronics shares slide as Note 7 collapse weighs

But there are some indications that the company may have rushed replacement Note 7s to market following the first recall of the defective devices on September 15. The current crisis at Samsung is related with this corporate structure. "Every com...

Tesla Killed The Cheapest Model X Just Three Months After Introducing It Tesla Killed The Cheapest Model X Just Three Months After Introducing It

Elon Musk's tweet about the unexpected product launch on October 17 may have grabbed the headlines the past few days, but something just as important has happened in Tesla , and it's about the Model X, or more specifically, the 60D variant of the ...

Trump campaign ad goes after Hillary Clinton's health Trump campaign ad goes after Hillary Clinton's health

The ad also shows footage of Clinton coughing and a photo from February of Clinton being helped up stairs after slipping. The Democratic presidential candidate said Trump spent his time attacking "when he should have been apologizing". Now she want...

Hillary Clinton criticizes Trump proposal to ban Muslims entry Hillary Clinton criticizes Trump proposal to ban Muslims entry

However, many have called the statement ironic as Trump had earlier called on banning Muslims from entering the country. Mrs Clinton said Mr trump's proposal to ban Muslim immigrants would cause great distress within the U.S. The Republican preside...

33 injured after NY train derails 33 injured after NY train derails

According to Cuomo, the 12-car train was heading eastbound on the railroad's main line carrying about 600 passengers when the first three cars derailed a half mile east of the New Hyde Park Station. "The two trains made contact at a switch near the N...

USA flight evacuated after replaced Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explodes

Another Galaxy Note 7 has reportedly caught fire, triggering the evacuation of an airplane. All passengers and crew were evacuated and no injuries were reported, a Southwest Airlines spokesperson said . The US Consumer Product Safety Commission ...

Facebook's Oculus To Start Selling Hand Controllers Facebook's Oculus To Start Selling Hand Controllers

Minutes into a demo of a new prototype VR headset from Oculus, the benefits of not being tethered to a PC as I would be with the company's flagship Rift were becoming apparent. "Palmer decided not to attend OC3 because he didn't want to be a distra...

Hurricane Matthew bears down on South Carolina Hurricane Matthew bears down on South Carolina

Our tools for pulling out a climate change connection to individual weather events-a field called "weather attribution"-are also rapidly improving". "The observed ocean and atmosphere warming is a result of continuing greenhouse gas emissions". The...

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