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Scientists release huge set of exoplanet-detecting observations

An worldwide team of astronomers lead by Carnegie Institution for Science , and including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale have made available to the public a massive dataset of observations taken from a remote facility in Hawa...

Final Fantasy XV Is Getting Character Creation Soon

In all likelihood, the multiplayer for Final Fantasy 15 is in an early development stage. Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata recently gave his take on his game and its relation to the two upcoming video game consoles: the Nintendo Switch...

Tesla Model S P100D Sets New and Insane Record

Acceleration (g's) vs. time for Tesla Model S P100D (blue line) vs. Porsche 911 Turbo S (green) and Ferrari LaFerrari (red). This 4,891-pound Tesla Model S P100D does it best, reaching 30, 40, 50, and 60 miles per hour from a standstill more quic...

Trump aide mocked after 'Bowling Green massacre' lie

During a discussion with Chris Matthews on MSNBC's Hardball on Friday morning, Conway spoke about a " Bowling Green massacre " apparently masterminded by "two Iraqis". Kellyanne Conway says she misspoke about the "Bowling Green massacre," when she ...

Man sets off explosive in Cheesecake Factory

Witnesses say restaurant workers and guests were able to evacuate the diner in due time following the incident. The LA County Sheriff's Bomb Squad and the Pasadena police responded to the scene. A spokeswoman for the Cheesecake Factory , Aleth...

Lava Gushing Into the Ocean Looks Like Delicious Tropical Punch

The ocean entry is the most unsafe part of the flow field, scientists say, and the National Park Service has established a proper viewing area (noted by yellow arrow in photo below) from which the ocean entry can be seen in relative safety.

DC schools have indoor recess due to escaped bobcat

Officials posted an update Tuesday morning that says Ollie has not returned and they believe she escaped through an opening in her enclosure. Animal Care staff searched and have not found Ollie . While Ollie is at large, 13 DC public schools h...

Apple Said to Be Removing Iranian iOS Apps From the App Store

Digikala is one of Iran's leading e-commerce services and its iOS app is constantly being downloaded and used by millions of users . But not every title in the App Store has been updated since then. This is likely caused by the U.S. Department of t...

'Gears of War 4' adds cross-platform multiplayer in latest update

It's worth mentioning that Gears of War 4's Core and Competitive modes will remain separate, but there are now plans to look into the possibility of creating some Social Quickplay-specific Core and Competitive alternatives. Out of the 115,000 gamer...

Trump's Mar-a-Lago DOUBLES initiation fees to $200000

Although Donald Trump Jr.is technically now in control of Mar-a-Lago (the other Trump son, old what's-his-name, is now president of Trump International Hotels Management), the price hike actually occurred on Jan 1, while Trump was still in contro...

What to watch for in Round 1 of the Farmers Insurance Open

Over the course of the tournament's history, Torrey Pines has shoveled out premier winners nearly every year, with guys like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jason Day, and Bubba Watson highlighting the trophy. Woods looked it at times as he walked the...

Google announces time and place for its 2017 I/O conference

At the 2017 conference, Google will very likely reveal upgrades and products related to smart home, Android Wear as well as VR. Instead, in typical Googly fashion, the company tweeted out a few puzzles , first spotted by 9to5Google. The mothership...

Tax season starts today, millions could see delays getting returns

The next couple of months are prime time for tax identity theft, as millions of individuals file their personal tax returns leading up to the April 18 filing deadline. More accurate - e-filed returns have a two ideal error rate compares to a 20 per...

Yordano Ventura Was Not Wearing A Seatbelt During Car Crash

Ventura was close friends with Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras, who was killed in a auto crash while driving drunk in October 2014. Ventura was killed the same day former major leaguer Andy Marte died in a separate vehicle crash in the Dominican...

Plea says Bastia fans racially abused teammate Balotelli

Mario Balotelli took to Twitter to question his treatment at the hands of some sections of Bastia's support during Nice's 1-1 draw last night. Although Bastia said on Saturday they were not aware of any abuse taking place, they stressed they were...

New weather satellite sends back first images

GOES-16 - previously called GOES-R -is now in an orbit about 22,300 miles from Earth. 4 km resolution GOES-13 image of the eastern United States, Ontario and Quebec, Jan 15, 2017. Here the satellite captures the shallows waters of the Caribbean. ...

Little Nightmares Releasing In April, Pre-Order Bonuses And New Trailer Revealed

In Little Nightmares , players take on the role of nine-year-old protagonist Six, whose diminutive stature makes the distorted world she finds herself in - a enormous, horrific vessel known as The Maw - feel ever the more unsafe. "Be careful as ea...

Putin Accuses Obama Administration Of Trying To Undermine Trump

Mr Putin compared the situation in America to that during the 2014 Ukrainian revolution, when Russia-friendly President Viktor Yanukovych was ousted by waves of protest. These moves have brought significant pain to Russia, exacerbating a severe reces...

81 whales die off South Florida coast

Biologists will try to determine the cause of death using samples collected during post-mortem examination. NOAA announced the grim news on Monday afternoon. Mase said that the false killer whales were beached and scattered along the shoreline in p...

JSO: Woman kidnapped as infant had fake birth documents

The paternal grandmother of the young woman who just learned her birth name - Kamiyah Mobley - says she looks just like her daddy. The attention is overwhelming to her. A woman dressed up as a nurse entered her mother's room and said the newborn ha...

BMW to move forward on Mexico plant despite Trump's tariff threat

German auto makers have a long history of production in Mexico. Speaking at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit last week, Wissman said that 41 percent of those cars are sold in the USA and the rest are exported to other countries...

Japan's Experimental Rocket Failed to Launch Tiny Satellite

The 31-foot-tall (9.5 meters) SS-520-4 rocket design expanded upon a two-stage sounding rocket that was capable of lifting experiments to space for a few minutes; the addition of a third stage lets the craft reach high enough speeds to place objects ...

Takata Agrees To Guilty Plea, Will Pay $1B For Hiding Defect

When defective Takata air bags exploded, they peppered auto occupants with deadly metal fragments. According to an indictment, the executives - Shinichi Tanaka, Hideo Nakajima and Tsuneo Chikaraishi - falsified and altered reports to hide from cu...

Google Maps now lets you get an Uber without leaving the app

McKinley also revealed that the company is eyeing new integration that will allow users to book a ride, take it and then pay for the concerned trip without leaving the app. "Just tap on your preferred provider to see a complete list of ride options a...

Rare ruby seadragon spotted in the wild

It wasn't until 2015 that Stiller, Wilson, and Rouse described the ruby seadragon in scientific literature. The scarlet-colored fish ( Phyllopteryx dewysea ) was first discovered as a distinct species in 2015, when researchers uncovered a misiden...

DMK fans out across state with protests

The Supreme Court has ruled out the verdict before Pongal for the bull-taming sport after the animal rights groups have opposed the torture and grievous injury the bulls have to deal at the time of Jallikattu. "What is going to be their answer to t...

Who should win the NFL MVP?

Playing in only nine regular season games , Rawls finished with 3.2 yards per carry and 38.8 yards per game. With a two-game winning streak, the New Orleans Saints were on a high entering the season finale against the Atlanta Falcons and had an op...

Polar Bear's Conservation Management Plan Misses Major Step: Action

Climate change is "the primary threat" to the survival of polar bears, according to a conservation management plan released today by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The polar bear is now listed as "threatened", one step below endangered, on the...

Frigid temps and unsafe wind chill values continue Wednesday

West southwest winds up to 15 miles per hour are possible and wind chill values could dip as low as 35 below zero. Snow looks to be heavy at times for Wednesday. Frostbite is a concern now that central Minnesota is experiencing wind chills colder t...

Tesla delivered over 76000 vehicles in 2016, falling slightly short of goal

Over the holiday weekend, Tesla said customers who order a vehicle before January 15 , 2017, will continue to receive free Supercharging for long-distance travel. It also sees the company capitalizing on a hidden gem in its under-the-radar energy...

Oldest known killer whale 'Granny' thought to be dead

The almost century-old orca who swam in the seas near Washington state nicknamed "Granny" has likely passed away, according to the Center for Whale Research. The pod is the most studied population of killer whales in the world. "With regret, we n...

SpaceX to return to flight with Falcon rocket after helium canister explosion

Falcon 9 rockets under construction in Hawthorne. SpaceX officials did not say why next week's launch would be in California instead of at Cape Canaveral. SpaceX leaders also said during a 93-millisecond time frame, a buildup of oxygen may have ...

New Year 2017 to be Delayed; Here's New Time to End 2016

Atomic time is the most accurate time scale on Earth. Along with other clocks across the globe, it provides the world with its coordinated universal time . With the advent of transcontinental railroads in the 19th century, scientists settled on an...

Cavs hang poster of LeBron's block outside Warriors locker room

James was unbelievable in the third quarter, scoring 16 points while continually trimming the lead. The 2002 consensus National Player of the Year is especially hated by Maryland fans for the "Miracle Minute", and Arizona fans for his non-call on J...

Refurbished Apple watches available at $229

Both the Series 1 and Series 2 devices are limited with a price starting at $229. Apple Watch Series 1 is powered by the dual-core S1P processor, which makes it substantially faster than the original Apple Watch. You should also know that all refur...

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Honda Accord named vehicle of the Year

It will go on sale early this year, Honda News reported . Auto experts called the newly redesigned Accord the best iteration of its 41-year history, with sleeker styling and a r...

Why Facebook Inc (FB) Should Exit The News Business Entirely

But knowing Facebook , don't be surprised if in a few years the tables are flipped. That's more than the population of China and the U.S. combined. And investors may not be h...

Ahead of FISA Vote, Trump Sows Confusion

The so-called 702 authority was put in place after the 9/11 attacks . The president has said that his campaign and Trump Tower was spied on by the Obama administration, calling...

The LG ThinQ WK9 is the company's new Google Assistant smart display

In addition to that, laptops made by HP, Asus and Acer will also have Alexa voice recognition capabilities built in, rather than through a website . LG's new ThinQ WK7 smart d...

Who Was Har Gobind Khorana? Google Doodle Honors Nobel Prize Winner

The doodle , designed by Bengaluru-based illustrator Rohan Dahotre , has been featured by Google on Khorana's 96th birth anniversary. After being awarded with the Government of...

Senate push to overturn FCC's net neutrality decision reaches important threshold

Lawmakers will have 60 days after the FCC's regulations are submitted to pass the bill. Adam Morfeld of Lincoln, would bring net neutrality rules power to the state level. A tie vo...

Report Says Huawei Failed to Reach Smartphone Sales Deal With AT&T

Now Huawei confirmed the report and said the highly-anticipated Mate 10 Pro will not be sold in the United States through local carriers. Now, the smartphone maker has confirmed ...

Jimmy Iovine reportedly leaving Apple in August

Dre . This timing is believed to coincide with his Apple shares fully vesting, allowing Iovine to exercise his stock options. It remains unclear at this point just what Iovine ...

Apple: All iPhones, iPads, Macs Affected By Chip Flaws

We continue to develop and test further mitigations for these issues and will release them in upcoming updates of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. However, Apple has advised its ...

LG Unveils 88-Inch 8K OLED TV, First In The World

For instance, there is the one from Samsung that too is of 88-inch dimension and also boasts of QLED tech which can be considered to be Samsung's own take on the OLED technology....

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Dangerously cold wind chills

Dangerously cold wind chills

According to the National Weather Service , temperatures will drop to between 0 and -10 degrees. A Wind Chill Warning is in place for Saturday night - Monday morning for wind ch...

Android Oreo rolling out to the LG V30…in Korea

The Oreo update is likely to make the mid-range smartphone an even more attractive buy for users in the market. According to Android Police , the Oreo update has a build numbe...

Civilization VI Fair Price for its Launch in Apple World

Civilization VI Fair Price for its Launch in Apple World

Civilization VI offers new ways to engage with your world: "cities now physically expand across the map, active research in technology and culture unlocks new potential, and compe...

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee oversaw explosive growth

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee oversaw explosive growth

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee with Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White and then-Police Chief Greg Suhr in 2013. "His life and leadership were rooted in a powerful sense of human decency th...

Trump to send astronauts back to moon

Trump to send astronauts back to moon

Trump's announcement essentially revives goals that former President George W. Bush announced in 2004. But he set no deadlines for the missions. The policy halts NASA's current w...