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Phytoplankton bloom turns Black Sea turquoise

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Some residents of Istanbul , noticing the suddenly bright and milky waters, wondered on social media whether the hue was caused by pollution or an quake that shook the region on Monday, AFP reported . In general, phytoplankton support fish, shellfish, and other marine organisms. NASA's Aqua satellite captured the data for this image of an ongoing phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea on May 29, 2017.Norman Kuring, NASA's Ocean Biology Processing GroupParts of the Black Sea and Bosphorus ... Read More »

Kirby and Yoshi games coming to Nintendo Switch

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The biggest surprise was Rocket League - the multi-award winning auto football game that has a cult following - will arrive on the Switch this year . No Nintendo presentation is complete without talking about Pokemon . Instead, we get the consolation prize of an updated port of last year's Pokken Tournament fighter. Read More »

Rocket League is heading to the Switch with cross-play

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Now with a Nintendo Switch version of Rocket League in the works, due out sometime in Holiday 2017, it seems like a surefire way to build even more on the game's success and longevity. When someone is controlling Cappy in Super Mario Odyssey , they can look around and investigate new areas. Cappy also makes them grow insta-mustaches, which would qualify as body horror if this wasn't Mario we were talking about. Read More »

London fire chief: No more survivors expected

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Opponents of May's government demanded to know whether more could have been done to prevent the disaster and if spending cuts to local authorities had played a part. Concerns had also been raised about exposed gas pipes weeks before the devastating blaze. Numerous survivors of the Grenfell Tower blaze may face financial ruin because they do not have contents insurance, it is feared. Read More »

Trump Decries 'Witch Hunt' After Report That Mueller Is Investigating Him

He was investigated for a cover-up of a break-in at the Watergate Hotel in Washington D.C. The Democratic party had a headquarters at the hotel and the break-in was by members of the Committee to Re-elect President Nixon. All that was before this new report that Mueller was investigating Trump's own behavior and conduct in office. Sessions said on Tuesday he did not recuse himself because he felt he was a subject of the investigation himself but rather because he felt he was required to ... Read More »

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Trading Down - Shorts Up 14.27%

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OLD Second National Bank of Aurora now owns 115 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. As per Friday, January 29, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. The value of the investment in (AMZN) went from $85,678,000 to $98,750,000 a change of 15.3% quarter over quarter. Read More »

Taylor Swift to Spotify: You belong with me

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In celebration of her album 1989 selling more than 10 million copies worldwide, the country-turned-pop superstar has chose to make her entire catalog available on all paid and free streaming services . From there, the popcorn-eating masses got to enjoy lots of Twitter shade and Swift's " Bad Blood ", which is about the whole beef. "Honestly, it's really like she started it and it's time for her to finish it", she said . Read More »

Everton seal record swoop for goalkeeper Pickford

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He earned a call-up to England's senior ranks in October and has represented the country at each of the six youth levels from Under-16 upwards. Everton announced the signing of Pickford on Thursday afternoon. Despite Sunderland's terrible form which led to their relegation from the Premier League , Pickford impressed with a series of sensational performances. Read More »

Two-Headed Porpoise Found, First Ever Of Its Kind

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And among the cetaceans generally, it is only the tenth case of such an anomaly. First of all, scientists were able to definitively determine that the porpoise died shortly after birth by identifying a visible umbilical opening on its underside. Read More »

State attorneys general probe opioid drug companies

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The State of South Dakota is proactively working to keep the opioid epidemic at bay. Attorney General Herring has made combating the heroin and prescription opioid epidemic a top priority, attacking the problem with a multifaceted approach that includes enforcement, education, prevention, and legislation to encourage reporting of overdoses in progress, expand the availability of naloxone, and expand access to the Prescription Monitoring Program. Read More »

Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

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That's according to the New York Republican's spokeswoman, Hannah Andrews, who said her office alerted Capitol Police. Scalise was fielding balls at second base when he was hit in the hip, and sustained grievous injuries as the bullet traveled through his pelvis and injured internal organs. Read More »

China investigating if slain pair was preaching in Pakistan

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The terror group stated that the Chinese Christians were abducted from Quetta, Baluchistan. Previously officials said they were Chinese-language teachers. The kidnapping was a rare crime against Chinese nationals in Pakistan, which has close ties with Beijing , but it has alarmed the growing Chinese community in the country. Read More »

Trump Will Not Attend Congressional Baseball Game

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President Donald Trump suggested Thursday that Rep. Steve Scalise is in worse condition than many initially realized the day after he was shot at a congressional baseball practice. During his remarks, Trump disclosed that the shooter had died, the first confirmation from any official of the death. There were 20 House members and two senators present, and the shooting lasted about 10 minutes, said Barton. Read More »

Disney XD Announces DuckTales Premiere Date, New Theme To Obsess Over

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You can check out the opening sequence below for the animated comedy adventure, which premieres with a one-hour television movie to be presented for 24 consecutive hours on August 12th. Apart from the series regulars Scrooge McDuck, nephews Donald Duck , Huey, Dewey, Louie, Webby, Launchpad McQuack, Gizmoduck, a new character Mark Beaks has been introduced. Read More »

Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)

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The stock touched 52-week High of $11.65 on 04/26/17 and 52-week Low of $5.45 on 07/06/16. During the same quarter previous year, the business posted $0.34 earnings per share. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.is 181.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 27.9%. Read More »

Xbox One X: First impressions, price and release

However, in this case, with great power comes less affordability, something that we asked Xbox marketing chief Mike Nichols about when we sat down with him to talk about the Xbox One X in LA. When people say the game is addicting, they aren't messing around. Even incidental details, like a rattling windshield wiper on a shaking vehicle in Forza Motorsport 7 , speak to how much extra processing overhead developers have to play with on the new system. Read More »

Apple to turn iPhone into hub of medical information

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Patients often find it hard to share their information between doctors, especially among different hospitals or clinics, even in this digital age. Patients also find that user experience is poor and information is limited in patient portals. Read More »

Sony Defends Decision Block Cross-play From Other Consoles

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The lack of cross-platform play between Minecraft and Rocket League saga continues with Microsoft seeming rather confused over Sony's explanation for lack of cross-platform play. While Minecraft isn't the most intensive game, this DLC is meant to push its limits with the highest graphics seen so far only through mods on PC. Read More »

Sony Unveils New 'Spider-man' VR Game at E3

This iteration of the Uncharted franchise won't be similar to previous ones because of the new (but already existing) leads. From the Unchartered series, this is the first one that will not star Nathan Drake . This could be a differentiating factor of the Japanese giant's VR efforts as compared to its competitors. Call Of Duty , meanwhile is heading back to the Second World War, and though the new trailer Sony showed gave a little more insight into some of the locations and ... Read More »

The Killers Announce 'Wonderful Wonderful' Album, Share New Single "The Man"

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It will be band's fifth studio album and we expect to come out by the end of this year. The band's last release before " The Man " was Don't Waste Your Wishes , a collection of those charity singles, which was issued in December. Their new single, " The Man ", has been released and it's been described as "the most infectious pop song of their already accomplished career". Australian fans will of course be seeing The Killers back in the country when they play the AFL Grand Final in ... Read More »

GTA Mod Tool Program Shuts Down, After Reported Cease And Desist Letter

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Take-Two has once again flexed their legal muscles and issued a cease and desist notice to another GTA V modding team. In a thread titled " Take Two vs Modding " on GTAForums, lead developer GooD-NTS stated the team can not continue developing the OpenIV software despite their attempts to play ball with the publisher at hand. Read More »

Rodman gives North Korean official Trump's 'Art of the Deal'

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The father of the American who was recently sent home from North Korea praised the Trump administration on Thursday after his son was released and said the Obama administration's "results speak for themselves". Joy at his release was mixed with concern over his condition. The 22-year-old University of Virginia student, who is now in a coma, was freed for humanitarian reasons, according to a one-line report from a North Korean news agency Thursday. Read More »

17 confirmed dead in London tower inferno, figure 'likely to rise'

The London Fire Brigade said 250 firefighters and 40 engines "at its height" were fighting to block the blaze for dozens of hours. "Questions on the sprinkler system, questions on the fire breaks, questions on why the cladding apparently burnt, questions on building control regulations, questions on the safety". Read More »

Amazon may be kicking the tires on a deal for Slack

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However, there is no certainty that a deal will be struck and talks could break down. And Google, of course, has some money to spend and a thirst for data, which Slack is generating by the boatload. That'd be a significant premium over its $3.8 billion valuation from a year ago when it brought in $200 million in a round of funding . Slack's Josh Wills told me in a prior life that 10 percent of Slack users spend eight hours a day (or more) engaged with the product, which is the kind of ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Pro 2017 review: A class act that lasts longer

Microsoft dropped the number naming scheme with this fifth iteration, settling on simply " Surface Pro " and the name makes sense. Yes, you'll need to use both hands if you pickup the unfolded Surface from the floor or a work surface, but you soon get used to the minor inconvenience. Read More »

United States student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

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NBC's Ron Mott reports for TODAY from outside the Cincinnati hospital where Otto is being treated. US officials say the release was not connected with Rodman's visit. Warmbier was serving a 15-year prison term with hard labor in North Korea. Reuters news agency cited an unnamed U.S. officials as saying his release came after Joseph Yun, the State Department's special envoy on North Korea, travelled to Pyongyang and demanded his release. Read More »

Pakistan Tableau At SCO Reception Includes Delhi's Red Fort With Tricolour

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Along with India and Pakistan, the alliance also includes China, Russia and the central Asian nations of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. "We have a number of bilateral channels". Rashid Alimov said, the SCO has the right to be proud of its achievements, but no country or organization can solve the acute problems of our time alone. Read More »

Twitter for desktop, Android and iOS redesigned: A look at the changes

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While Twitter's switch to Safari View Controller appears to be the biggest change Twitter is making on Thursday, it's not the only one in a redesign that sweeps across Twitter's product portfolio. "We also made the icons lighter for more seamless interaction". And it does not come as much of a shock because the company has been mulling over the same for months. Read More »

Lookout for Price Target? ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

Exxon Mobil Corporation Com now has $344.02 billion valuation. Blackrock Investment Mngmt Ltd Co accumulated 0.01% or 639,563 shares. About 4,250 shares traded. Brookdale Senior Living ( BKD ) traded up 7.68% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $15.15. Therefore 67% are positive. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.50 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Read More »

Watch Ubisoft's E3 2017 Press Conference Livestream Right Here

They're making a sequel to The Crew for some reason. The conference got off to an exciting start, with Nintendo's own Shigeru Miyamoto joining Ubisoft chairman, CEO and co-founder Yves Guillemot to unveil the first gameplay footage for Mario +Rabbids: Kingdom Adventure. Read More »