Thursday July 27-th, 2017

Trump wants to send men to Mars

In simpler words, the NASA astronaut has now spent more time in space than any other American by logging 534 days, 2 hours and 49 minutes (and counting) away from Earth, thereby breaking Jeffrey (Jeff) Williams' record of spending 534 days in spacefl...

Iowa sheriff's deputy dies after jail escape Iowa sheriff's deputy dies after jail escape

An arrest warrant for all of the above offenses was approved by a judge and extradition proceedings will soon begin to have Correa-Carmenaty returned to Iowa. "Mark was doing a job he loved", Flaharty said. There will be two separate visitations fo...

Profit down 27 percent at Buffett's firm on investment gains Profit down 27 percent at Buffett's firm on investment gains

I've revalued it somewhat downward ... And investors are waiting to hear out Buffett's view of the global market, his rationale for the surprise bets on Apple and the four biggest U.S. It closed on Thursday at $159.05 on the New York Stock Exchange...

Prince Philip to retire from royal duties Prince Philip to retire from royal duties

The queen's husband said Thursday he will carry out scheduled engagements for the next few months but won't take on new ones starting in the fall. Prime Minister Theresa May expressed gratitude "on behalf of the whole country" to Philip for his dec...

OnePlus 5 Specs and $449 Price Tag Listed by Oppomart OnePlus 5 Specs and $449 Price Tag Listed by Oppomart

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is now one of the top Android models in the market. Samsung's originally planned to embed the fingerprint sensor underneath the Galaxy S8's display , but it wasn't able to do so. That's up from 3,400mAh in the OnePlus 3T, but n...

South Africa appoint Englishman Baxter for second spell South Africa appoint Englishman Baxter for second spell

His first stint ended after South Africa failed to qualify for the 2006 World Cup . SuperSport United manager, Stuart Baxter , is believed to be the coach SAFA has been in talks with, for a possible return to the Bafana Bafana job.

New Leaked Renders of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Appears Online New Leaked Renders of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Appears Online

It may take some time. The fire-prone phone dragged the company's name down, but is it a right move for Samsung to release a Galaxy Note 8? Despite the lukewarm media reception and its sluggish sales, the Galaxy S5 did sell in the millions, so th...

At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

The Philippines president has also been accused of encouraging civilians to kill people attempting to buy or sell drugs. Most of Trump's administration also skipped the event in solidarity with the president , who has repeatedly accused the pr...

Gorilla marathon man completes London Marathon after six days Gorilla marathon man completes London Marathon after six days

At the finish line on the Mall, outside Buckingham Palace, the officer was greeted by his sons, Nicholas, six, and Alex, four, who were also dressed as gorillas. The 41-year-old, who went by the name Mr. Gorilla, donned the outrageous suit to raise m...

The New Skoda Kodiaq 2017 Highlights - Skoda Luxury Car The New Skoda Kodiaq 2017 Highlights - Skoda Luxury Car

In fact, in the last few spyshots of the new Skoda SUV, the Karoq is even wearing a similar colour combination as that seen on the Kodiaq with similar features. The Kodiaq's list of standard safety features include nine airbags, "Passenger Protect ...

First Sighting of Apple's Self-Driving Test Car Occurs in Silicon Valley First Sighting of Apple's Self-Driving Test Car Occurs in Silicon Valley

Weeks after getting clearance from the California D.M.V.to test-drive its self-driving cars on the state's roads, an autonomous Apple vehicle has been spotted leaving an Apple facility. Tesla said California should not bar autonomous vehicle te...

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) closed with a change of -0.55% Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) closed with a change of -0.55%

TLP Group LLC increased its position in Wynn Resorts, Limited by 53.3% in the third quarter. The firm acquired 2,333 shares of the casino operator's stock , valued at approximately $267,000. Vetr raised shares of Wynn Resorts, Limited from a "buy...

China's Uber now worth $50 billion China's Uber now worth $50 billion

If that is true, then both the businesses would be placed in the same bracket. The financing follows a massive US$4.5 billion equity funding in June previous year from Apple, China Life, Ant Financial, as well as returning investors Tencent, Alibab...

'Incredibly brave' Mars colonists could live in red-brick houses, say engineers 'Incredibly brave' Mars colonists could live in red-brick houses, say engineers

For the objective of the study, the scientists deployed a rubber tube. Before conducting the study, Qiao and his team had been working on alternative ways to turn simulated lunar soil into construction materials, back when NASA was looking to ret...

California Fossils, Stone Tools May Rewrite New World Human History California Fossils, Stone Tools May Rewrite New World Human History

The puzzling part is that scientists believed that humans only arrived in America around 13,000 years ago - and the skeleton dates from 100,000 years before that. "This, Holen [and his colleagues] have most certainly not done, making this a very ea...

Touch new stamp and presto, total solar eclipse becomes moon Touch new stamp and presto, total solar eclipse becomes moon

However, the U.S. Postal Service, in conjunction with NASA, has created a great way to see the eclipse on every letter you send and the mail you receive in the form of a stamp. The Postal Service says the stamp, which will be released soon, will be...

Whispering whales keep baby humpbacks safe Whispering whales keep baby humpbacks safe

The study tagged eight humpback calves and two mothers with the suction cup devices that recorded both their sounds and movements for up to 48 hours before detaching and floating to the surface. "From our research, we have learned that mother-cal...

YouTube extends Kids app to smart TVs YouTube extends Kids app to smart TVs

On TV, the YouTube Kids has a red search icon with kids-friendly categories like shows and learning, placed next to it. Underneath are large cards of videos that feature a thumbnail, title, and clip length. The post says that it "will be available ...

Verizon introduces unlimited Prepaid Plan, Conditions Apply Verizon introduces unlimited Prepaid Plan, Conditions Apply

Verizon has now simplified its pre-paid offerings, and all of them include unlimited talk, text and data. But T-Mobile's plan costs $75 per month, only deprioritizes data after you've used 30GB, and includes tethering (albeit it at 3G speeds).

Samsung's profit jumps 46 percent thanks to semiconductor

A memory chip super-cycle and the revival of the mobile business - damaged by the costly failure and fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 a year ago - look set to underpin profitability after the best quarterly result since 2013. "For long-term investors, all th...

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