Sci-tech

Russian Federation and U.S. agree to prevent mid-air incidents in Syria

With the help of Russian Federation and Iranian-backed militias, the Syrian government has gained the military upper hand against rebel groups, including some s...


Emmanuel Macron wins French presidential election

For security reasons, he was driven to his polling station nearby. French voters headed to the polls Sunday morning to choose their next president from centri...


Theresa May 'taking nothing for granted' despite local elections triumph

Ms Sturgeon said the Conservatives had "a good day by their standards" in Scotland, but were taking votes from Labour rather than the SNP and were still had a s...


Samsung rolls out Fix for Galaxy S8 Red Tint Display Issue

So almost two-thirds of Samsung's operating income during the first quarter was generated by its semiconductor business. That may disappoint investors who had...


Protections for 27 national monuments may be curtailed, cut

Among the monuments up for review are 22 on federal lands, nearly exclusively in western states, and five marine monuments in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. T...


Air Force's mysterious space plane lands, wakes up Florida

An Air Force fact sheet offers up this much: "The primary objectives of the X-37B are twofold; reusable spacecraft technologies for America's future in space ...


Jio's New Exchange Offer: 100% Cash Back On JoiFi Device

After the mandatory recharge of Rs 408, they will have to do a recharge of Rs 149 pack for activation of 5 booster packs worth Rs 201 for free, a Jio customer c...


Tom Brady, David Ortiz make fashionable appearance at Kentucky Derby

Also part of the group is New England backups Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett, which just goes to show how close the Patriots quarterbacks are, even in th...


Democratic Senator May Defy Party to Vote for AHCA

The Affordable Care Act, which remains in place, does not permit this. It has helped to provide health insurance to 20 million more Americans since then. The de...


Military orbiter's landing rattles Florida with sonic boom

The Air Force insisted the operation was generally focused on reusable space technology, though analysts say the secrecy suggests some surveillance was being co...


Windows 10 S users will be facing some restrictions

Those are pretty big words, hinting that the Surface hardware that will be unveiled on May 23 is not ordinary. Surface Laptop . The Surface Laptop is aimed a...


Ex-commando Moon Jae-in favourite to win South Korean election

Now, with South Koreans in next week's presidential election nearly certain to elect liberal Moon Jae-in, they have reason for hope. He talks about holding ...


US Senate faces uphill task to pass Obamacare repeal: Cruz

The percentage of American women who could be affected by this change is significant. And he could have voted against Paul Ryan for Speaker of the House, the ma...


Galaxy X to feature foldable design, rear dual-camera feature

The S8 starts at $750, which is about $100 higher than the S7. We're obviously hoping that Apple isn't forced to relocate the fingerprint scanner to the back ...


Unmanned US Air Force space plane lands after secret, two-year mission

An Air Force fact sheet offers up this much: "The primary objectives of the X-37B are twofold; reusable spacecraft technologies for America's future in space ...


Texas governor signs law targeting so-called 'sanctuary cities'

Senate Bill 4 will go into effect on September 1, 2017. The bill, which passed the Texas legislature earlier in the week, will effectively allow law enforceme...


Plane Ends 2 Secretive Years in Space

Developed by Boeing, the X-37B has a launch weight of 11,000 pounds (4,990 kilograms) and is 29 feet, 3 inches (8.9 meters) long with a wingspan of 14 feet, 1...


Tillerson tells Kim Jong-un the USA doesn't want regime change

Although China, North Korea's traditional ally and main trading partner, is viewed as the key lever of worldwide influence, Southeast Asian nations have diplo...


Happy STAR WARS Day!

And last April an estimated 70,000 people visited Orlando for Star Wars Celebration. Did you have a Star Wars-themed party or important event? The novel intro...


Twins startup three-game series with Boston tonight

They are averaging just 3.82 runs per game this season, but allowing only 3.93. In a series marred by beanballs, brushbacks and racial rancor, the finale was ...


Google parent Alphabet's profit up 29% on strong ad sales

Alphabet reported that its first-quarter revenue increased 22% to $24.75 billion from $20.26 billion in the same period previous year. The business, home t...


United States scientists to protest Trump policies at Earth Day rally in Washington

From climate change denial to targeting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , Hina said stances taken by the administration are bad for the planet and for...


SpaceX launches first government satellite, lands booster

SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk said via Twitter that both the launch and landing were good. The payload, dubbed NROL-76, is a classified satel...


Brad Keselowski crew chief to serve suspension at Talladega

That decision included a $65,000 fine, a three-race suspension, a 35-point deduction for Keselowski in the drivers' standings and an equal deduction for Roger P...


Patriots take WR Devin Street back from the Colts

Street joined the New England practice squad previously in 2016, and was signed by Indianapolis to the 53-man roster off the Patriots practice squad that same y...


Korea Investment CORP Increases Stake in Conagra Brands Inc (CAG)

Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bollard Group LLC increased its position in shares of Conagra Brands by 0.5% in the third...


Ronaldo rested once more from Real squad

He missed a few really good chances to score and will look to get some confidence back in a tricky match on the road on Wednesday. In team news , the Madrid ...


The AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Macquarie

BMO Capital Markets restated a "hold" rating and set a $40.00 target price on shares of United States Steel in a research note on Monday. Shares of Netflix, I...


Trump to Include New Spending Ideas in Tax Plan?

Without 60 votes, Republicans would only be able to pass temporary tax cuts, and the three-year cut referred to in the JCT letter likely would not qualify b...


Galaxy S8′s Pre-orders Reach Whopping 1 mln

It has been quite some time since Samsung has announced the launch of their latest flagship device. There is also 64GB of internal storage which can be further ...


Trump slams ruling on 'sanctuary cities'

Supreme Court. Issuing a temporary injunction against a move by the U.S. Justice Department to refuse grant money from California municipalities, U.S. "Today'...


US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site: Yonhap

Washington has sent the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson to the Korean peninsula, where it is expected to arrive - after a derision-provoking delay - later ...


Trump proposes 'biggest tax cut' ever for businesses, individuals

But the plan could face stiff opposition in Congress, including from some Republicans, with lawmakers sharply divided over the prospect of fueling already-risin...


March for Science turns into anti-Trump rally

Demonstrators gather as they participate in the March for Science rally on Earth Day, in Santiago, April 22, 2017 . (Scroll down for some of the best signs f...


Trump to Order Review of National Monuments on Wednesday

But Ethan Lane, executive director of the Public Lands Council at the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, said it was time for the administration to scruti...