20000 in Mexico City protest Donald Trump's border policies

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Trump have been at loggerheads over the stance Trump first took against Mexico while campaigning for the USA presidency a year ago. "Undocumented Mexican immigrants are not criminals or rapists", another sign ... More..

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North Korea Test Fires Ballistic Missile

The specific timing of this latest test has been noted, as it coincides with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe's US visit with President Trump. Japan and South Korea agreed Sunday to closely coordinate both ...More..

More Pilot Whales Found Stranded on New Zealand's Farewell Spit
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

More Pilot Whales Found Stranded on New Zealand's Farewell Spit

A New Zealand Department of Conservation worker saw the whales in the water Thursday night (Feb. 9) local time, finding the whales sprawled across the beach this morning along Farewell Spit , a narrow strip ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Germany Voting for New President

In his acceptance speech, Mr Steinmeier, 61, said that Germany should be an "anchor of hope". "For Germany's Social Democrats, Steinmeier's election is a prelude to something bigger to come: a victory in Sept...More..

Over 200 Whales Freed In New Zealand Stranding
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Over 200 Whales Freed In New Zealand Stranding

It is unclear while whales strand, though possible theories include navigational error, unusual geographic features, illness and extreme weather events. Experts with the DOC and Project Jonah do not know the ...More..

Proxima Centauri's 'pale red dot' no Goldilocks planet after all
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Proxima Centauri's 'pale red dot' no Goldilocks planet after all

The new model for habitable zones now takes this effect into account. This nearby star to our Sun has three planets orbiting it. Wolf 1061c, which orbits in the habitable zone of its host star, was discover...More..

Meaning And How To Watch Three Sky Events Online And In Person
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Meaning And How To Watch Three Sky Events Online And In Person

The Penumbra blocks a part of the Sun's rays from reaching the Moon, thus a dark shadow on the Moon is seen. Of the three types of eclipses, the second type only occurs when the moon is completely inside Ea...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Amazon is bringing Alexa Voice Services to United Kingdom and Germany

Control4 works with more than 10,000 popular connected devices such as lighting, audio, video, security, and thermostats - enabling whole-home control and automation by voice. Alexa has huge potential as an in-...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Trump to take Abe to Florida resort after summit: White House

Trump has been highly critical of China, Japan's biggest strategic rival. "If we get along with Russian Federation and other countries-I mean, I want to get along with all countries-but if we got along with R...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Tesla Model S breaks acceleration record with Ludicrous Mode

The Tesla Model S, with its Ludicrous Easter Egg mode, can beat million-dollar Ferraris and Porsches off the line. During a recent test by Motor Trend , the Tesla Model S P100D managed to reach 60mph fro...More..

All-New Ford Expedition Takes After the F-150
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

All-New Ford Expedition Takes After the F-150

Hopefully this design detail is only reserved for the luxury models and not all Expeditions. Maneuvering is made easier with a 360-degree camera, parking sensors, and trailer backup assist. The all-new Expediti...More..

Agriculture dept 'will take action' to deal with Fall Army Worm outbreak
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Agriculture dept 'will take action' to deal with Fall Army Worm outbreak

The samples were jointly collected by scientists from the ARC Grain Institute and the North West University. These were caterpillars that had to pupate and emerge as moths before a positive identification cou...More..

A week after malfunctions, Japan's 'space junk' mission ends in failure
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

A week after malfunctions, Japan's 'space junk' mission ends in failure

A Japanese cargo craft fell back to Earth on Sunday after delivering supplies to the International Space Station (ISS) and attempting a novel space-junk experiment. Researchers theorize the should the amount of...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Tyson Foods Q1 Profit Beats Estimates; Raises Annual Earnings Guidance

The business had revenue of $9.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.04 billion. Moving ahead, Tyson Foods stepped up its earnings forecast to $4.90 - $5.05 a share for fiscal ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Trump fires Justice Dep't head over clash on refugee ban

He's expected to be confirmed Tuesday by the Senate Judiciary Committee and could be approved within days by the full Senate. Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, fired by President Donald Trump, has told o...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Twenty-First Century Fox profit tops estimates, revenue misses

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.49 on a per share basis this quarter. Signaturefd LLC increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 17.3% in the second quarter. Revenue in the cable-network segment...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Tiffany & Co CEO steps down amid struggling financial results

Cumenal, who had run the company since April 2015, is being succeeded on an interim basis by chairman and former CEO Michael Kowalski, while the company searches for a permanent replacement. Cumenal's resignati...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Thousands protest in London against Trump's refugee temporary ban

As a result, the latest court order will successfully prevent new American administration from stopping nationals of the seven "banned" countries from entering the US. The Prime Minister said that in "six years...More..

Defense of financial regulations mounted as Trump eyes changes
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Defense of financial regulations mounted as Trump eyes changes

The actions Cohn described, which were also reported by Bloomberg quoting an unnamed White House official, represent Trump's first and most forceful effort to unravel the regulatory legacy of the Obama admini...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Senate Republicans suspend committee rules to approve Scott Pruitt, Trump's EPA nominee

The Republicans unanimously "suspended the rules " that require at least one Democrat to be present to conduct business. Chairman U.S. Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyoming, denied the request, contending that "the ...More..

Washington State Suing Trump For His 'Illegal Action'
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Washington State Suing Trump For His 'Illegal Action'

The enforcement of that court order has been chaotic with scattered reports of Customs and Border Protection officers choosing to violate the federal order in the interest of upholding Trump's executive order...More..

Dems Exhaust Delays on Sessions' Path to Confirmation
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Dems Exhaust Delays on Sessions' Path to Confirmation

His position would be instrumental in advancing many social conservative goals, such as the prosecution of Planned Parenthood over its sale of aborted baby's body parts. In 2006, Sessions voted in favor of a co...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Lakers forward Luol Deng 'proud refugee' against U.S. ban

Like Milwaukee Bucks rookie forward Thon Maker, Deng was born in Wau, Sudan, which became part of an independent South Sudan in 2011. Deng spoke to the helpless feeling of refugees not having control over the...More..

Dutch researchers tapped Tinder to find an orangutan's next mate
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Dutch researchers tapped Tinder to find an orangutan's next mate

Since Samboja's prospects come from as far away as Singapore, the zoo wants to increase the chances of dating success by giving Samboja a say in her love life. The Emotions in Apes project is a collaboration be...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Ban Ki-moon vows not to run for presidency in South Korea

During a general meeting of its lawmakers, the conservative party chose to seek a shift to a new government system in which the president handles diplomacy and security while a prime minister named by parliamen...More..