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Israel lashes back after UN envoy comments on settlements

Nickolay Mladenov, the U.N. special coordinator for the Middle East peace process, criticized Israel for going against the recommendations of the Mideast Quarte...


Tropical depression moving into the Gulf of Mexico

The storm is expected to turn toward to the northwest before slowing down a bit later today and is likely to gradually strengthen into a tropical storm by tonig...


Potentially Habitable Planet Found Orbiting Our Stellar Neighbor

That means there's a potentially habitable world just around 4.25 lightyears away. A "second Earth ", orbiting our planet's closest star may have the right c...


Park Service marks centennial with new citizens, monument

Sandoval said his children weren't along for the outdoor excursion because they're already back in school. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell says all Americans ...


Italy rescues around 1100 migrants in Mediterranean

The refugees, many of them from Eritrea, jumped into the water from more than 20 boats roughly 13 miles north of Sabratha, a coastal city in Libya. Striking i...


Iran deploys long-range missile defence system at Fordo nuclear site

The news comes as hard-liners increase their attacks against the agreement that Iran signed past year with six world powers, including the United States, to c...


Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

The group included a French astrobiologist, a German physicist and four Americans - a pilot, an architect, a doctor/journalist and a soil scientist. NASA hope...


Trump vows to begin deportations immediately if sworn in

And Trump has long offended many black voters, such as by pushing falsehoods and stereotypes against black Americans. "I think that in a situation where the...


Suffolk: 19 more mosquito samples test positive for West Nile

West Nile is most commonly transmitted to a human through a mosquito bite. Health Department traps have indicated a significant presence of Asia tiger mosquit...


The National Park Service celebrates 100 years

However, the National Park Service is a lot bigger than you may think. Donated by Burt's Bees co-founder Roxanne Quimby, the expanse features views of Mount ...


Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundation

Critics say Donald Trump's campaign is too cozy with Russian Federation, but Hillary Clinton may have problems of her own. She testified: "There was nothing...


Jackpot: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door

Astronomers just discovered the closest possible Earth-like planet outside our solar system. " Many exoplanets have been found and many more will be found,...


Facebook ditches humans in favor of algorithms for trending news

The social network explained the changes in a statement , saying a more algorithmically driven process "allows us to scale Trending to cover more topics and ma...


SpaceX Dragon heads back to Earth with station science, gear

The capsule and most of the cargo will be processed at SpaceX's facility in Texas, but the most time-sensitive science samples will be delivered quickly to NA...


Washington State to Kill Pack of Endangered Gray Wolves

Last week, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced it would exterminate the Profanity Peak pack in Ferry County. "At that time, we said we ...


New Jersey governor vetoes bill requiring smart guns be sold

Christie's veto recommended ditching the smart-gun initiative and lowering permit standards, because, as he told the paper, New Jersey's regulations are alrea...


WhatsApp is going to share your phone number with Facebook

Facebook will help WhatsApp " track basic metrics " about usage which can better fight spam and abuse. Welp. The app now has a billion or so users, and the...


Kanye West To Open 21 'Pablo' Pop-Up Stores Worldwide

It has been reported that the stores will be open for three days only, but the details of where and when the clothes will be will only be revealed on kanyewest....


Google begins posting Nexus images for the Android 7.0 Nougat update

The update will be available on Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and General Mobile 4G (Android One). Along with the release of An...


Ryan Lochte's apology the latest in Rio saga

Brazilian authorities have accused them of fabricating the story. In a statement posted on his Twitter account on Friday (19 August), Lochte said he wanted to...


Amazon starts car research and review site

A spokesman for Amazon declined to provide additional details about Amazon Automotive. One-Stop Shop: Amazon Vehicles is an extension of the Amaz...


Earth-like planet discovered

We have no visual evidence of Proxima b to go on, but astronomers say they feel fairly confident of a few characteristics of the planet. For now, it's called Pr...


Burt's Bees landowner gifts land to U.S. government

Nonbinding votes conducted in 2015 showed residents in Medway and East Millinocket - both hit hard by the paper mill closures - opposed the proposal 2 to 1. As ...


Astronaut breaks US record: 521 days in space and counting

The agency expects to hand off operatiosn to a commercial entity sometime in the mid-2020s, according to a Verge report. During a panel discussion on NASA's...


Clever Baby Seal Escapes Death by Killer Whales

Kirk Fraser filmed the action as a seal jumped onto their boat in an effort to escape the jaws of a pod of killer whales. "It was an awesome and intense enco...


Deus Ex: Mankind Divided now available

Some of the contents were leaked earlier today by GAME , but Square Enix has sent us exactly what the season pass contains. Eastern. Xbox One players in Euro...


Honda working on 11-speed, triple-clutch automatic?

Back when the transmission was first released, we were questioning the need for so many gears. AutoGuide stumbled across the filing posted to the Japanese...


Best Buy tops Street 2Q forecasts

US based company, Best Buy Co., Inc.'s (BBY)'s latest closing price was 5.90% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day ...


Florida: 5 new Zika cases including 1 in the Tampa Bay area

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) yesterday said 20 imported cases of dengue fever were reported last week, mostly from Southeast Asian countries, while the...


Clinton Opens Pickle Jar In Response To Rumors About Her Health

As election day approaches, there is a dark cloud hovering over the Clinton Foundation . "No matter how this group tries to mischaracterize these documents, ...


Finn Balor Becomes The First WWE Universal Champion At SummerSlam

SummerSlam gave us more questions than answers. Balor showed his toughness in completing the match after taking this bad bump off the barricade. Balor and ...


Clinton Foundation 'Must Be Shut Down Immediately'

This comparison is a pathetic and misleading attempt to normalize Hillary Clinton's use of her personal email account and play down the fact that she was the ...


One year from today: The Great American Eclipse

Folks who miss this eclipse won't have to wait too long for the next one: A total solar eclipse will be visible across portions of the southern and eastern US...


Constable mowed down by 18-yr-old

He added that several rounds were fired from both the sides during the encounter. The injured are undergoing treatment at a hospital. The Delhi Police acted on ...


PlayStation 4 Slim Reportedly Leaked

We'll keep you updated when they do. With that said, we have photos coming from multiple sources, suggesting that this is the real deal. There also looks to be ...


Highlights of British Columbia's climate plan

The Government says the plan reflects opinions made by the Climate Leadership Team and feedback that came through two rounds of public talks with stakeholders a...


Bravo's move to Man City gets closer, raises new Hart doubts

Barcelona's sporting director, Robert Fernandez, was unwilling to concede the sale of Claudio Bravo , but the club are planning for his exit. The arrival of...


2 spy satellites set to launch early Friday morning

Air Force GSSAP program". The two new satellites, along with two launched in 2014, will patrol a belt that wraps around the equator more than 22,000 miles up....


The Ford GT's Production will be Extended

Ford built more than 4,000 2005-06 Ford GTs, yet this time it wanted to make only 500, require special garages to service them, and make applicants go through...


Final Fantasy XV Ultimate Collector's Edition Doesn't Include the Season Pass

Can't we just announce games and then release them? Seen in the photo is Cloud Strife. According to reports , since Square Enix gave no word about the remak...


Celebrity Big Brother - Bear Breaks Down

I thought I would be with [Lillie] forever, but after thinking in here, she's not the one.' He added: 'I haven't got time for a girlfriend'. Another said: "Ho...


NASA's asteroid mission to test concepts for journey to Mars

During Phase B of the robotic mission, the program will develop a baseline mission design to meet requirements consistent with NASA's direction on risk, cost an...


Windows 7 and 8.1 To Follow Windows 10's Model of Monthly Updates

It didn't. The mobile device update then seemed like it would start a week later, on August 9, but that didn't pan out either. Microsoft actually launched...


UAE's Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it received 15 Guantanamo inmates

As a result of those reviews, which examined a number of factors, including security issues , al-Mujahid, Jarabh, Kamin, bin Hamdoun, al-Razak (aka Haji Hamidu...


Last month was hottest in recorded history

NASA said July was indeed the hottest month in recorded history despite the demise of El Niño and was 0.84C warmer than the global average temperature from 1...


Intel No Longer Holding PCs Priority; AR, VR, Artifical Intelligence Are In?

The line between virtual reality and the real world has been blurred even more with Intel's Project Alloy, a headset that marries the two to allow users to in...


CBSE declares NEET results

To check the NEET 2016 results, candidates need to enter their roll no. and date of birth on the result page then click on submit. CBSE released notification ...


Ford to invest $75M in autonomous vehicle sensor company

Ford chose to focus on purely self-driving vehicles that don't require a human to take over in complex situations, said Raj Nair, Ford's head of product develop...


Dual Camera, Pressure-Sensitive Home Button

The home button is expected to receive an upgrade as well. Quite the contrary, a second rear camera could heighten the augmented and mixed reality capabilities ...


The Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

It is not uncommon to see up to 100 meteors an hour with the Perseids , but this year scientists are predicting an outburt with the possibility of up to 200 ...