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Trump's nominee for Army secretary drops out

The Trump administration is searching for an Army secretary again after its top pick backed out of consideration. His plans for divestment did not meet Pent...


Apple is reportedly gearing up to manufacture iPhones in India

It is now official: Apple is taking the "Make in India" route with its iPhones, and Bengaluru is where this will be taking place. The production of iPhones in...


Facebook's Oculus Ordered to Pay $500 Million in Lawsuit -- Tech Roundup

For its troubles, ZeniMax was awarded $500 million by the jury. The owners of Facebook and Oculus have been ordered to pay $500 million (£395m) in damages to ...


American astronaut Scott Kelly returns from space younger than his twin

The research, called the Twins Study, will play a huge role in NASA's hope one day to send astronauts to Mars, reported USA Today. An American astronaut who s...


Trump to sign cybersecurity executive order on Tuesday

Obama was criticized for doing too little, too late when he sanctioned Russian officials and businesses in December, but the former president cautioned that he ...


This Could Be a Turnaround for Macy's Stock

The celebration and media tour of the new Saks Fifth Avenue specialty store, The Collective, at 200 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday night, February ...


McConnell and Ryan: Congress to fund Trump's proposed border wall

His administration has floated paying for the wall through a 20 percent tax on all imported goods from Mexico, an idea that has little support from Texas Republ...


France widens Fillon probe to include his children

However, Fillon, who is now under fire over allegations that his wife benefited from a fake job as his parliamentary assistant, is losing momentum. Penelope ...


Kellyanne Conway Shuts Chelsea Clinton Down: 'You Lost The Election'

During her interview with MSNBC's Chris Matthews, Conway described two Iraqi refugees coming to the U.S., becoming radicalized, and masterminding an attack ....


Man tosses explosive device into crowded Southern California restaurant

As of Friday morning, nothing suggested that it was "anything other than a really bad prank", said Lt. Vasken Gourdikian of the Pasadena Police Department. No...


Comcast Xfinity TV app lets you watch pay-TV on your Roku box

Rather than being a set-top box replacement, it's basically another way you can log in to your existing Comcast cable account and view content, just like the we...


Ex-UN boss Ban Ki-moon won't run for South Korea presidency

But he was mocked on the Internet for being out-of-touch with Korean society after a decade in NY, and his star power seemed to have lost much of its luster. If...


What slower growth? Facebook soars on strong mobile and video ads

Mobile DAUs were 1.15 billion on average in this same time, an increase of 23%. Revenues of Facebook, the world's most popular social networking site, contin...


Tesla is changing its name

Now the company is simply known as Tesla rather than Tesla Motors . Of them, 1 have a Sell, 2 suggested Buy, 5 said Outperform and 8 called Hold rating for the...


Researchers just found evidence of an ancient 'lost continent' under Mauritius

Scientists have named the continent " Mauritia " and it is thought to have been swallowed into the sea during massive movements of land across the surface of th...


Tesla Model S Fails To Receive "Top Safety Pick" From IIHS

The Tesla Model S and BMW i3 were not among that group. The IIHS tested only the cloth-covered, manually-operated seats on the entry-level i3. Tesla uses a si...


Trump Administration Pushes For Dakota Access Pipeline To Move Forward03:38

Army Corps of Engineers. "If and when the easement is granted, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will vigorously pursue legal action". "Today, the Acting Secretar...


Trojans add ESPN 300 LB Levi Jones

The Austin, Texas, native made his announcement just before 9 a.m. ET choosing among Florida, Florida State and USC. However, the No. 4-ranked OLB quickly tol...


Lava spews off Hawaii into Pacific Ocean, causing explosions

Lava has been pouring into the ocean near Kilauea since a lava delta there collapsed on December 31, taking part of the sea cliff with it. Speaking about the ...


Israel approves 3000 settler homes to appease hardliners over outpost eviction

While the global community considers settlements illegal, US President Donald Trump has signaled that he will abandon the policies of his predecessors and be fa...


Cassini Offers First Close-Ups of Saturn's Rings

The Cassini spacecraft is now in its "ring grazing phase" - it's final mission before scientists set it on a course to crash and burn in space. The level of det...


Trump Orders Pentagon to Send Plan to Defeat Daesh Within 30 Days

The order, signed the afternoon of January 28, calls for the Joint Chiefs of Staff to present the new president with a plan to defeat the terrorist organiza...


Florida part of lawsuit against Trump immigrant ban

Have you been affected by Donald Trump's travel ban? The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution provides protection to people of all faiths. While all count...


Austria Cracks Down on Full-Face Veils

The contents of the new governmental program were presented on Monday. It's also being suggested that migrants will need to sign an "integration contract"...


A Bobcat Escaped Her Enclosure At The National Zoo

She may return on her own accord for food and shelter and the zoo has placed traps should she wander back. Students at nearby American University were alerted b...


Apple reportedly removes Iranian apps from App Store

Reports of this surprising move from the Cupertino-based tech giant broke after Digikala's apps, the biggest Iranian e-commerce service, were removed from th...


Lego is starting a "safe" social network for children

The Lego behemoth would like to take control of the parts of your child's life that aren't spent playing with bricks on the floor, with its Lego Life social net...


Hundreds honor 3 astronauts lost in Apollo fire 50 years ago

Early morning sunlight illuminates the names on the Space Mirror Memorial at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. For Grissom, one of NASA's Original Seven a...


'Gears Of War 4' Xbox One And Windows PC Cross-Platfrom Launched

Stream video and watch UHD Blu-ray movies in stunning 4K Ultra HD. Gears of War 4 players on Xbox One and Windows 10 will now be able to take each other...


The Secret Behind Tastier Tomatoes? It's in the Genes

According to the researchers, there was no particular chemical change that was singled out as being responsible for the increasingly bland taste of modern tomat...


Apple to Join Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook, Google in Artificial Intelligence Research Alliance

According to the latest announcement, these new members are Dario Amodei of OpenAI, Subbarao Kambhampati from the Association for the Advancement of Artificial ...


Homeland Security defies court-ordered halt on travel ban

But they also encapsulate the pitfalls of an administration largely operated by officials with scant federal experience. " The Department of Homeland Security...


Even before Trump, more Mexicans were leaving the US than arriving

After Mr Pena Nieto pulled out of the summit, Mr Trump said the meeting would have been "fruitless" if Mexico didn't treat the USA "with respect" and pay for th...


Oscar-nominated director can't attend awards because of Trump ban: Iranian group

The actress' movie, The Salesman, has been nominated for Best Foreign Language Film, but Alidoosti will not be attending the Oscars, according to the New York ...


Apple has filed a patent for some sort of vaporizer

The said patent filed with USA patents office was published by the department this week. This implies that more liquid is vaporized rather than lost to coolin...


Marchionne: Fiat Chrysler Debt Reduction Plan 'Now 60% Done'

Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.in a research report on Tuesday, November 22nd. The stock has gained consensus mean r...


'Resist' Banner Unfurled Blocks From White House

The protesters are expected to appear in court Thursday morning. "At that time, seven individuals were detained and taken into custody. These individuals are ch...


Gambia's new leader vows overhaul of feared security service

Gambians have celebrated the arrival of their new President Adama Barrow after a post-election crisis forced him to flee. "My government is going to look at e...


Boston's March for Science Is Taking Shape

Organizers want the march to be a non-partisan protest that addresses issues including government funding for scientists, transparency, climate change and evolu...


Dozens of rogue climate Twitter accounts spring up in defiance of Trump

President Trump has been relentless in his denial of climate change, calling the phenomenon a creation of Chinese propaganda to damage US businesses. The move...


Boeing beats quarterly expectations and plans to stay the course in 2017

All the way through 2016, the stock was up nearly 8 percent. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 459,053,575 with a re...


Trump's Florida Resort Ups Membership Fees To $200K

To be fair, an extra $100,000 might not be such a bad price considering the club's latest perk: Trump has already been down to visit since his election, and acc...


Debris created by prehistoric space collision still falling on Earth

The conclusion has been reached following analysis of tiny specks of space rock measuring less than 2mm in diameter and dating back to over four hundred and six...


Tiger returns to PGA Tour at Torrey Pines

The three-ball is likely to overshadow nearly everything else that happens over the first 36 holes of the Farmers Insurance Open as the golf world tunes in to s...


Meet the 'Boeing Blue' Spacesuit for Starliner Capsule

With Boeing revealing their new spacesuits this week, maybe SpaceX isn't too far behind. The NASA astronauts who fly aboard Boeing's new spaceship will wear...


Elon Musk Will Begin Digging Tunnels in a Month

Musk first announced his intentions in December, complaining that traffic in Los Angeles is out of control. "It shall be called 'The Boring Company , '" he adde...


Trump issues gag orders to employees at federal agencies

BNO News ( bnonews.com ) tweeted Tuesday (Jan. 24) that "EPA memo says agency is not allowed to issue press releases , add new content on websites, or post o...


Japan's SDF Obtains X-Band Defense Satellite

The satellites is one of three planned so-called X-band satellites, that will quadruple broadband capacity, unify a fractured and overburdened communications ne...


Researchers expand DNA helix to forge entirely new stable organisms

This time however, stable semisynthetic organisms have been created in the lab, opening a whole new world of scientific research, particularly as a way to creat...


Horizon: Zero Dawn Won't Have Microtransactions

Digital Deluxe Edition for € 69.99; Will include the digital art book, the dynamic theme for PlayStation 4, the three packs of additional content (merchant, tr...