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Trump and Obama meet in White House to begin transition talks

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who ran unsuccessfully in the Republican presidential primaries and harshly criticized Trump, was at the White House on Thursday to attend Obama's ceremony for the National Basketball Association champion Cleveland Cavaliers.

Taurid meteor shower to bring 'fireballs' to UK skies this weekend

Although smaller than its November counterpart, it will wipe out the view of the Geminid meteor shower, according to NASA. The Leonids Meteor Shower is one of six significant annual meteor showers. How can I watch it? The North Taurid meteor sho...

Student says 2 men assaulted her, stole headscarf

The two men, one described as being Hispanic and the other white, grabbed the student's backpack and took her auto keys before fleeing, the statement said. Karl Ratcliff said investigators haven't found witnesses or surveillance video to assist the...

Microsoft Selfie camera, photo editing app now available for Android

In its official description on Apple's App Store , Microsoft Selfie is indicated to intelligently consider "age, gender, skin tone, lighting and many other variables" with just a single click. The iOS version got some great reviews when it was rel...

UN mission in South Sudan criticized over July attacks

In dismissing Ondieki, Ki-Moon had told the Government to nominate a replacement. Efforts by the U.N. Security Council to reinforce those troops, known as the UNMISS mission, has been stalled by the South Sudanese government, which has expressed se...

Blizzard officially announces Overwatch League

She's described as a stealthy-offensive infiltrator who is capable of hacking the battlefield in a number of ways. Alternatively, the hack ability can be used to make first aid kits useless to opponents. Harkening to professional sports, Overwatch...

Why Apple's Newest Product Is Now Delayed

The company spoke to TechCrunch , telling the site "The early response to AirPods has been incredible". Apple wireless AirPods will not make it to the shipping date in late October and Apple has yet to come up with a new launch date.

Belgian deal clears way for EU-Canada free trade pact

Politicians in Wallonia, which has a population of 3.6 million compared to over 500 million for the whole European Union , argue that the proposed accord would undermine labor, environment and consumer standards. The EU presidency said that "the EU-...

Mohamed Sanu catches winning TD for Atlanta Falcons in final minute

The Atlanta Falcons looked really good today and this is a win that will turn all non-believers into believers. It led to Adams leading the Packers with 12 catches for 74 yards after hauling in a career-high 13 passes for 132 yards and two touchdo...

World's largest marine park created in Antarctic Ocean

Third, the Ross Sea is one of the last remaining stretches of ocean on Earth that has not been harmed by human activity. Both reserve proposals have been on the table since 2012 with CCAMLR - a treaty tasked with overseeing conservation and s...

Amber alert issued for missing 7-month-old out of Sonoma County

Spencer Crum said. Massey was taken from his crib as his grandmother was sleeping, according to the statement. Ashley made threats to take her child back during recent child visitations, according to the sheriff's office. The CHP identified the boy...

Motorola Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus gets Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Although, that might contain bugs making your phone unstable. According to Phone Arena , Android purists would still want to believe that the image shared by Blass is indeed the Moto X, even though there already are a lot of improvements seen in...

Trump vows to weaken US media 'power structure' if elected

For now the deal isn't done just yet and despite AT&T pushing for a Monday close to the deal, that's not a guarantee and other interested parties could walk-in at any time . Time Warner , whose roots date back to a 1920s magazine and film studio, ...

Google Pixel XL First Look: Finally Google Steps Into The Arena!

The Pixel is the first Google phone that provides free, 24-hour tech support by phone. The Nexus 5X and 6P were both decent pieces of hardware, and their $350/£339 and $500/£449 price tags made it easier to excuse their shortcomings. Both have a fi...

Analysts Estimates and Ratings: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)

Analyst expected twelve month price target of $43.19. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.11/share and a High Estimate of $0.2/share. Yahoo! Inc. with TICKER NASDAQ: YHOO has had its stock rating noted as "Reiterated" with the re...

AT&T to offer new screen protection program

AT&T customers can be more relaxed about those semi-apocalyptic scenarios, as the carrier recently rolled out a display fix service. With cracked screens being the number one claimed incident for all smartphones, AT&T is honing in on the insurance ...

Traders Watch List - QUALCOMM, (NASDAQ:QCOM), Hess, (NYSE:HES)

KeyCorp reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $59.00 price objective on shares of Qualcomm in a research report on Wednesday, July 6th. The following values ideally want to be as low as possible; PEG is 1.84, P/S is 4.22, P/B is 3.17, P/cash is 5.64 a...

Lewis Hamilton down but not out in Nico Rosberg title battle

The damage from the collision broke Vettel's suspension, ending his race immediately and prompting the first of several virtual safety auto periods. "Something or someone doesn't want me to win this year", Hamilton told BBC Radio 5 Live. "My questi...

Cops shoot, kill man wielding machete at University of Colorado

They encountered the man in a stairwell, and according to police officials officers opened fire after the man ignored commands to drop the weapon. "He refused and it was at that time for public safety that shots were fired", Pribble said .

Son Heung-min gives South Korea a comeback win over Qatar

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min scored the victor as South Korea rallied for a 3-2 comeback victory over Qatar in Asian qualifying for the World Cup. The Saudis appeared in four consecutive World Cups from 1994 to 2006 and turned to former Nether...

Snapchat Said to Prepare Documents for IPO as Soon as March

According to a new report from a reputable source, Snap Inc.is working on an IPO that would value Snapchat at $25 billion at least, marking one of the highest-profile IPOs in years. Funds from an IPO could help Snapchat maintain its momentum and ...

Satya Nadella: 'Microsoft has invested $3bn in building Europe's cloud'

Microsoft is adding to its European cloud infrastructure , with plans to open new data centers in France next year, CEO Satya Nadella said Monday . At an event in Dublin, Ireland, Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, and its chief legal officer and ...

EU backing tips Paris climate deal over threshold to enter into force

The UNFCCC Paris Agreement on fighting climate change, the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal, will come into force next month, having met the necessary conditions much earlier than predicted, as the European Parliament agree...

Google Pixel phone leaked before unveiling

The smartphone will draw power from a 3450 mAh battery and will run on latest Android Nougat 7.0 OS out of the box with 32 GB of internal storage and 4 GB of RAM. Google's Pixel phone will feature a 12MP camera, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of built-in storag...

Portrait Mode for iPhone 7 Plus may make you want this phone

One new feature of the iOS 1.1 beta is a "portrait mode" for the camera in the iPhone 7 that changes the depth of field in images to better simulate images taken with high-end, dedicated digital SLR cameras, the article said . Business Insider sa...

SpaceX Identifies Cause of September 1 Rocket Explosion

The cause of the accident is under investigation. "Through the fault tree and data review process, we have exonerated any connection with last year's. The approximate anomaly window is a scant 93 milliseconds, barely under one-tenth of a second long....

Dengue Fever Cases Prepared Yuma County Health Officials For Zika Virus

Florida Governor Rick Scott announced Monday that the arts district is no longer considered a zone of active Zika transmission. Joe Raedle/Getty Images News/Getty ImagesMIAMI BEACH, FL - SEPTEMBER 13: Samuel Cardenas (L) and Jaime Oliver, work...

Tropical Storm Julia bringing heavy rain to Florida, Georgia

The center of Tropical Storm Julia is located just offshore near the Georgia South Carolina border, according to a 2 p.m. release from the National Weather Service. Only about 2 percent of all tropical cyclones form over land, said TODAY meteorol...

Heat guard Josh Richardson bracing to miss next 6-8 weeks

Josh Richardson says when he hit the ground "my knee was on fire". "I thought I would just be learning from the older guys and just kind of watching. I'm going to work my butt off every day this summer just to get better". He emerged after the All-St...

5.7 quake hits northwest Tanzania, tremors hit parts of East Africa

Damage caused to buildings, both commercial and residential, has also been documented through tweets sent out by people living in Bukoba. The quake struck close to the border with Uganda and Rwanda near Lake Victoria. According to the BBC , local ...

Elon Musk calls SpaceX blast a 'most hard, complex failure'

SpaceX said last week that data indicated the "anomaly" originated around the upper-stage liquid oxygen tank. Just over a week after the 229-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket blew up - and Facebook's $200 million Amos-6 satellite along with it - SpaceX...

Elon Musk Asks for Help Solving SpaceX Rocket Explosion

Originated around upper stage oxygen tank. "There was no apparent heat source ", Musk said on Friday. The SpaceX CEO said he was focused on understanding a "quieter bang sound a few seconds before the fireball goes off". Footage captured by the US...

This is the new, smaller PlayStation 4

As for the price, the PS4 now retails for around £300, so expect the NEO to sell for between £350 and £400. The centrepiece of the event is set to be Sony's PS4 Neo, and we already know a lot about the new console thanks to Giant Bomb's initial lea...

LG looks to salvage rough 2016 with the all new 'Nougaty' V20

Using the expandable notification feature to tap a button on the secondary screen allows enlarging the notifications to check long messages. The V20 will also offer Steady Record 2.0, which helps keep your videos from stuttering about from your...

Happy landings: 3 space station crew members back on Earth

Williams wrote on Twitter earlier on Tuesday, posting a picture of sunlight glinting off the planet. The 58-aged Jeff William belongs to NASA, spent most snowballing days of 534 days in space more than four missions. A replacement crew is due to l...

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Florence strikes Carolina coast with life-threatening storm surge, flooding, power outages

The father was also home, and he was taken to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment. Crews had been on the scene clearing the roads, but have since suspended oper...

Southern Charm Cast Evacuates Charleston as Hurricane Florence Approaches

When will we feel those first gusts of wind? And forecasts show those currents just not giving the storm any sense direction in a day or so. Florence could strengthen some ove...

Florence, Helene, and Isaac strengthening over the Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center said despite Florence eventual path, large swells will begin to affect the U.S. East Coast this weekend, resulting in life-threatening surfs and rip ...

Storm warning for US Gulf Coast as potential cyclone approaches

A hurricane watch was issued for the Gulf Coast from the mouth of the Pearl River to the Alabama-Florida border. Weather forecasters believe Tropical Storm Gordon will streng...

International Space Station Repaired After Pressure Leak

The space agency has now confirmed the breach only caused "a minor reduction of station pressure". Mission controllers in Houston, Texas, and Russia's capital, Moscow, say the ...

Trump emissions plan could dirty Minnesota's air, but energy transition continues

The Environmental Protection Agency said the move "empowers states, promotes energy independence and facilitates economic growth and job creation". Acting EPA chief Andrew Wheele...

Hurricane Lane: Holiday hotspot braced for LIFE THREATENING conditions

Lane was centered 315 miles south of Kailua-Kona, and moving west northwest at 9 mph. The weather service predicted continued weakening in the next 48 hours but said Lane is ex...

Sick killer whale J-50 could be cared for in Canadian waters

Scientists are reporting progress in the race to help an emaciated and endangered West Coast killer whale in the waters of the Salish Sea. A team of veterinarians is now waiti...

Parker Solar Probe launched on sun-study mission

Among the puzzlers: Why is the corona hundreds of times hotter than the surface of the sun and why is the sun's atmosphere continually expanding and accelerating, as Parker accur...

Nasa sending spacecraft into sun's crown

At Parker Solar Probe's closest approach to the Sun , temperatures on the heat shield will reach almost 1,371 degrees Celsius, but the spacecraft and its instruments will be kept...

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Hurricane John weakens a little off Mexican coast

Hurricane John weakens a little off Mexican coast

While John is expected to pass west of Baja , an increase in storm size or an eastward jog in the track could bring tropical storm conditions to the region. Swells generated by ...

SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

Interested in SpaceX? Add SpaceX as an interest to stay up to date on the latest SpaceX news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Merah Putih, formerly called Telkom-4, replaces...

Dead fish, red tide, plague Florida tourists, beaches

Dead fish, red tide, plague Florida tourists, beaches

The latest red tide report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission shows high concentrations in samples collected from Sarasota County southward, meeting the th...

NASA to announce which astronauts will fly on first commercial spaceships

NASA to announce which astronauts will fly on first commercial spaceships

By handing off crew and cargo runs to the space station - which will keep orbiting until at least 2024 - NASA has set its sight on the moon and Mars, developing the Orion capsule...

SpaceX Will Fly Astronauts Before Boeing

Indian-origin United States astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by Nasa on Friday for its first human spaceflight programme since the retirement of t...