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by | July 15, 2018 | 10:14

Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert went after FBI agent Peter Strzok during a televised House committee hearing Thursday for cheating on his wife with colleague Lisa Page druing the investigations into Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton .

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:46

About 7,000 houses and businesses in Puerto Rico still lack power after Hurricane Maria leveled an electricity grid that was ill-maintained before the storm. Swells generated by the system were expected to increase and affect portions of the coasts of North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic states into early next week, forecasters said, and rip current conditions may be possible.

by | July 06, 2018 | 03:32

Now, that complex of storms is being recognized as Tropical Depression TWO. "Beryl is a tiny tropical storm". Moving about 15 to 20mph to the west, the storm system will interact with upper level winds and Sarahan Dust this weekend, prohibiting any further strengthening.

by | July 01, 2018 | 08:14

Trump got his first Supreme Court pick after McConnell led a Republican blockade against Merrick Garland, former President Barack Obama's nominee to fill Scalia's seat. Mike Lee of Utah. During the candidate vetting the last time, the White House asked all the contenders whom they would pick instead of themselves - and they all said Gorsuch, said the person, who was not authorized to disclose private conversations.

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:24

All of which will be taken into account when several more Mars lander projects head for the Red Planet in the next two years. Eigenbrode clarified, however, that the matter was not evidence of life as non-biological entities can create organic molecules.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:19

Thus one can say that the plastic pollution calls for the dire attention of the global population and that too with a good cause. Plastic bottles take 450 years or more to decompose, harming us and our environment . More than 64,000 tonnes of plastic packaging is disposed of in household general waste bins and sent to landfill in Scotland each year, costing around £11 million.

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:07

SpaceX had hoped to launch the SES-12 satellite last week, but a combination of factors, including additional second stage inspections, pushed the flight to Monday. It is equipped with an electric motor that will be used for maneuvering in orbit. "And satellite is one of the (ways) - and sometimes the only way - to connect.to those markets".

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:15

Forty-four percent say it's fair, 44.5 percent say it's not fair and 12 percent don't know. Around 146,000 cows will be slaughtered in an attempt to eliminate Mycoplasma bovis . In particular farmers need to be meticulous with animal movement records and the way they use NAIT. DairyNZ said it backed the Government in its efforts to eradicate the cattle disease.

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:31

Alan Bean , a former US Navy test pilot, was selected by Nasa as a trainee in 1963. "Alan Bean once said 'I have the nicest life in the world, ' " Bridenstine said in a statement . Astronaut Mike Massimino described Bean as "the most extraordinary person I ever met". " We're saddened by the passing of astronaut Alan Bean ". "I think of myself not as an astronaut who paints ", he added, "but as an artist who was once an astronaut".

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:19

The news comes as the project has been pegged back by numerous regulatory delays that could see construction stretch beyond the latter half of 2020, costing Kinder Morgan vast sums of money that has resulted in the firm threatening to abandon the project.

by | May 28, 2018 | 17:12

Storm surge was a bigger threat north of the Tampa Bay area, with flooding possible in and north of Crystal River, the weather service said. Tyler Ray Wells, 4, builds a sand castle by the water on Biloxi Beach in Biloxi, Miss., Saturday, May 26, 2018, as Subtropical Storm Alberto slowly makes its way through the Gulf of Mexico.

by | May 26, 2018 | 15:43

Even though June 1 is generally the start of hurricane season, early storms are not uncommon. Highs Sunday are expected to range from the low to mid 70s across the north to the low to mid 80s here in the Lehigh Valley and across southeastern Pa., southern New Jersey and the Delmarva peninsula.

by | May 17, 2018 | 06:58

Samsung isn't refuting the claim that it infringed on Apple's patents but instead of the latter's demand for $1 billion in damages, it's asking for a much smaller penalty of $28 million. But the award was curbed by a retrial the following year, and the U.S. Supreme Court set aside a portion of the damages after ruling that they could reflect either individual components of a product or the entire product itself.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:41

We're about to have a close encounter of a rocky kind, but don't worry, the Earth is safe. Now, imagine the damage that could be done by an asteroid the size of a house entering the atmosphere at more than 45,000 km/h. You can also watch the webcast on Space.com , courtesy of Slooh . Talking about the asteroid Guy Wells of the observatory said, "The broadcast will last less than 25 minutes, since the asteroid will cross our field of view during this time period".

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:42

The company will now allow victims to choose the venue in which they wish to address sexual assault allegations, whether that be in open court, mediation or arbitration. Uber is due to respond in court by Wednesday about whether it will require the women in the proposed class action suit to carry out their assault claims in arbitration.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:39

Like the USA senators, Australian regulators question whether consumers have given valid consent for the extent of Google's information collection. Now, Oracle has come out in the open by repeating the same allegations to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission ( ACCC ) in a presentation.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:30

The chopper is also light, weighing a little under four pounds (1.8 kilograms). As according to Nasa , it weighs about four pounds (1.8 kilograms), with a fuselage the size of a softball, its blades will spin at nearly 3,000 rpm, roughly 10 times the rate employed by helicopters on Earth .

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:46

The release of ads from early 2015 through mid-2017 does not include 80,000 posts that the agency also shared. In April, for instance, Facebook removed 70 Facebook and 65 Instagram accounts - as well as 138 Facebook Pages - controlled by the Russian-based IRA, targeted tp people living in Russia or Russian-speakers in Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:43

ET. A key part of the mission will be landing the rocket's first-stage booster once it returns to Earth. The "older" version of the Falcon 9 that have flown recently were Block 3 or 4 designs and for "full thrust" operation. Most of the changes to this final form of the Falcon 9 are created to emphasize reusability. Musk in 2016 described the upgrades as "significantly improving performance & ease of reusability".

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:32

Interestingly enough, projects for the world's biggest non-military drone seller, DJI , and Amazon were rejected in the round that saw a total of 149 bids. Sweeny said Alpine Insurance Associates in Reno has facilitated all of the insurance the company needs for the program. Nevada will "continue to work closely with the FAA as one of seven designated UAS test sites and look for new opportunities to accelerate the integration of the technology into our airspace, economy and daily lives ...

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:33

Google also announced 6 new voices for Google Assistant . These new voices only work with English for now. Moreover, it can speak in new voices or listen for continuous questions. An upgraded "Time Spent" initiative helps you keep track of (and limit) how much time you spent using various apps, an effort to help you feel the "joy of missing out" - you know, JOMO .

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:17

If you're anything like me, you'll punch in a direction on Maps and start walking, only to see the blue dot on your phone's screen is moving in the wrong direction. They're using two ways to do this, including expanding their VIsual Positioning System (VPS) technology they launched with Project Tango, bringing it to all devices and a new Augmented Reality view using your camera.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:59

Keeping this in mind, Google has launched the Smart Reply in Gmail which will help you quickly reply to any incoming emails. These suggested actions are said to be powered by machine learning that means you will only see them with relevant photos.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:17

Fitbit's proprietary cycle algorithm gets smarter and more accurate as you consistently log your period. Women's health tracking, meanwhile, will eventually be available to all Fitbit app users, though it's first rolling out to iOS and Windows users (it appears as a tile on in the main app dashboard).

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:00

After setting up a card, users can use the payments feature to book an appointment at spas and restaurants from dinner reservation app Resy's Instagram page. A specification Payments option has reportedly been added to the Instagram Options list for select users only. The native in-app payment feature combined with in-app purchases can, therefore, be more easily accessible and attractable for all the users.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:13

Arizona changed its rules on autonomous vehicle testing late in 2017, opening the door to driverless cars being operated without a human behind the wheel. According to eyewitness reports, the autonomous vehicle was on the westbound lane while the sedan was on the eastbound side. Twitter user Matt Jaffee posted a photo of the accident scene at 3:40 p.m.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:31

Recently, the social network fired an employee for using the same tactics, albeit for much more personal reasons than financial ones. Facebook subsequently contacted Ms. Upon hearing the confirmation, Stokes thanked Facebook employees for raching out and offering assistance. Stokes said she learned that "a security engineer now employed at Facebook is likely using privileged access to stalk women online".

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:03

The listing also says the device is only eligible for shipping to U.S. addresses. F8 2018 attendees will have an Oprah moment during Mark Zuckerberg's keynote today in San Jose. The price for the 64GB Oculus Go is not known yet. The most obvious is going to be the resolution: other VR headsets offer significantly larger numbers of pixels, which will make a difference when it comes to detail in the virtual experience or game you're engaging with.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:03

Instagram is getting a whole host of new features over the coming weeks and months. GoPro users, for instance, will now have a direct link to post to Instagram Stories from the GoPro app. Instagram has taken advantage of Facebooks Camera Effects Platform to bring AR effects from celebrity accounts like Ariana Grande, Vogue, and the National Basketball Association.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:58

Match cratered 22.1% to to close at 36.71 on the stock market today after the social media giant disclosed its move into online dating. "Then she can browse people who are there..." He said 200 million Facebook users identify as single, and stressed that the feature would be designed "for building long-term relationships, not just hookups".

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:57

To be clear, when you clear your cookies in your browser, it can make parts of your experience worse. The news was one of several new initiatives announced , including a feature that lets people post to Instagram from other, non-Facebook apps like Spotify, and the ability to " clear history ", to remove data sent to the social network via outside websites and apps.

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:19

After the cheating scandal that had engulfed the National Basketball Association superstar, he is now back online, but not to address the allegations . Since then, the Cleveland Cavaliers power forward has remained relatively mum on social media amid a cheating scandal that has shaken up the zeitgeist.

by | April 30, 2018 | 12:00

The money would be used to improve water quality, control a major predator, invest in coral restoration and enhance underwater monitoring. The funding will be confirmed in the May budget, according to the newspaper. But the cash splash has been met with criticism from conservationists who have accused the government of not doing enough to address the thing that poses the biggest threat to the reef, climate change.

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:06

The service now doesn't request much user data and, according to a blog post , it doesn't plan to ask for any new rights so it can collect more personal information. The chief executive of Childnet International - a charity that is a member of Facebook's Safety Advisory Board - said he thought the firm had more work to do to communicate the change.

by | April 26, 2018 | 00:27

Amazon is now taking that one step further and delivering packages inside your vehicle. For its part, the Amazon Key in-car delivery service is an app-based method that utilizes a similar concept as the in-home method. These systems provide remote access to vehicles, which makes Key In-Car possible. Amazon Key was introduced a year ago as a secure and trackable way for packages to be delivered inside homes when people aren't there, using internet-connected locksets.