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How Trump Should View North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions


WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a USA military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile, President Donald Trump's U.N. national security", Pentagon spokesman Gary Ross said. Like a lot of things that the North Korean state says , this is nearly definitely not true. Read More »

Trump calls US astronaut who broke record for time in space


In 2008, she became the first woman to command the ISS, and just last month - during her eighth spacewalk - Whitson surpassed NASA's Sunita Williams for the woman with the most cumulative "extra-vehicular activity" time . As part of the celebration, Whitson is getting a special phone call . The call is supposed to last 20 minutes, and Trump will be joined by his daughter Ivanka as well as NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, who is back on Earth after wrapping up a almost four-month stay on the ISS ... Read More »

Russian crew reach ISS in Soyuz capsule

Nothing could encapsulate the wonder of the trip to the International Space Station much like 41-year-old first-time astronaut Jack Fischer who told his wife the trip was "a burrito of awesomeness smothered in awesome sauce". This will be a great learning for me as we can't try such thing here. The rookie astronaut will be sharing the station with two seasoned veterans. After a little over a week with just four crew members on board the Space Station, the Expedition 51 is now complete. Read More »

Here's your first look at Larry Page's 'flying car'

It also should offer faster trips, and it falls into a category of ultralight aircraft that doesn't require a pilot's license under current FAA regulations - though that category requires that it be used only in areas that are sparsely populated. Read More »

Trump at 100 days: 'It's a different kind of presidency'

Roughly 41.9 percent of Americans approve of Trump's job performance, compared with 52.3 percent who disapprove, according to the FiveThirtyEight aggregate of polls. But during his campaign he referenced the point himself and promised to fight for a sweeping package of legislation as part of his 100-day plan in his " Contract with the American Voter ". Read More »

Nintendo's Stock Rises By 20 Percent Thanks To the Switch


Since its release on March 3rd, the Nintendo Switch has been a hard item to find. " Nintendo doesn't arguably need third party", Wardell said in a recent interview with website Gamingbolt . Worldwide sales figures for the Nintendo Switch will be announced on April 27 during Nintendo's annual financial report. The GameStop is offering the Nintendo Switch bundles at a price of $500. Read More »

Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Planned Speech Cancellation

Speaking to Tucker Carlson during his Fox News show, Coulter insisted that Berkeley's change of plans aren't affecting her own to appear on campus, saying, "I am giving the speech". Berkeley's sudden decision came amid the rising violence regarding the cancelation of speeches of conservative speakers at the university. The administration had canceled Coulter's talk due to "security threats". Read More »

Attack on CRPF team "cowardly and deplorable": PM Narendra Modi


Six CRPF men suffered injuries in the encounter and were airlifted from the scene to Raipur . Sources said a CRPF company commander, an Inspector, who was at the spot has also been killed. "My tributes to the martyrs & condolences to their families", Rajnath Singh tweeted. "Attack on CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh is cowardly & deplorable". Read More »

Caitlyn Jenner's Second Diane Sawyer Interview Did Not Exactly Grab Viewers

As they prepared for their facial treatments, Kris opened up in a solo interview about how she still is adjusting to being friends with her ex . "But, from my standpoint, I had suffered for 65 years", she told Sawyer. The sisters have reached the conclusion that the former Olympian is using a hard situation to get more publicity. She admits now that the image of their father as a woman in a revealing bustier was a little too much for a few of her children and stepchildren. Read More »

Two-man space crew (and small toy dog) arrive at the ISS


They reached orbit about nine minutes later, a moment illustrated when a small white stuffed dog hanging from a string in the capsule began to float. Fischer also had some comforting words for his mother. An astronaut from Colorado launched on his first space mission Thursday morning and has arrived at the International Space Station . The 43-year-old might want to seek some advice from fellow NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson , who is going to receive an out-of-this-world call from ... Read More »

Sketch of Maruti Suzuki's new Dzire unveiled


From some of the images leaked online, looks like the new DZire will get the face of the 2017 Swift that was showcased at the Geneva Motor Show in March. Coming to the safety aspect, the forthcoming all-new Dzire sedan will be seen with dual airbags, ABS with EBD, ISOFIX mounts as standard across all the variants. Read More »

Samsung's Windows 10 tablet is even cheaper than the Surface Pro

It will come bundled with an S Pen stylus as well as a keyboard cover that lets you prop up the tablet and use it nearly like a laptop. Things get a bit complex when it comes to the 12-inch version's memory. But both devices utilize modern USB-C 3.1 ports for both storage and expansion, and the 12-inch models offer two of them. The official launch of the device takes place on May 21 and will be available in silver and an exclusive black version. Read More »

Now, government wants cows to have unique id like Aadhaar card


The report also stated that the onus of ensuring security of abandoned animals lies with the state government. The report was prepared by a committee headed by the Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs. The panel has suggested that the state governments will have to fund these facilities for cows. - ANI (@ANI_news) April 24, 2017Centre also recommends special care for cattle beyond age of milking. Read More »

American and Russian arrive at International Space Station

Fischer, 43, is on his first spaceflight after joining NASA'a astronaut corps in 2009. Fischer and Yurchikhin were originally assigned in 2015 to fly with a third crew member, ESA's Paolo Nespoli, but a decision by Roscosmos to reduce its contingent from three to two cosmonauts until its multipurpose lab module (MLM) Nauka is ready to launch in 2018 resulted in schedule and seat changes. Read More »

PH Take Part In Global March For Science On Earth Day


Trump's proposed 2018 budget calls for deep spending cuts by government science agencies, including a 31 percent reduction for the Environmental Protection Agency . Went one chant at the San Jose march: "What do we want?" The San Diego March for Science was one of hundreds in the United States and worldwide marking Earth Day to raise awareness of the contributions of science to society, and the importance of supportive public policy, organizers said. Read More »

American, Russian cheered as they reach International Space Station

Just look how thrilled Fischer was a few days ago to be "getting aboard this sexy rocket and heading to the space station". This Soyuz was launched from the Baikonur, Kazakhstan on April 20. The new avionics box is arriving aboard Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo craft on Saturday, April 22. Peggy has broken all sorts of records in her space travel and is about to break another one on Monday when she surpasses 534-day record for cumulative time spent in space by a United States astronaut. Read More »

Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone

Samsung's new Galaxy S8 went on sale over the counter in South Korea Friday as the world's biggest smartphone maker seeks to move on from a disastrous handset recall that has hammered its once-stellar reputation. And if you're a Samsung Galaxy S8 owner, you're about to get a lot of stuff , gratis . The company has been around for quite a long while and has been coming out with a number of smartphones over the years. Read More »

Honda Civic Type R sets Nurburgring lap record

A full floating roll cage was installed for safety reasons, but its presence did not provide any additional rigidity to the body frame. The original Honda Civic Type R from the past completed the same Nurburgring lap in about seven minutes 50 seconds whereas the new model managed it accomplish it in just 7 minutes 43 seconds which is a whole 7 seconds less than the outgoing model making it the fastest Civic featuring a front wheel drive. Read More »

Apple Caught Uber Breaking the Rules (AAPL)

The tactic led to a showdown with Apple boss Tim Cook, according to a report in the New York Times . Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has established himself as one of the most controversial Silicon Valley CEOs in recent months, most notably during a recorded hidden camera conversation he had with one of the company's drivers. Read More »

GOP House Members Briefed on Healthcare Bill Status


The whole thing could blow up, however, because while Meadows is said to have worked closely with members of his group during negotiations, MacArthur reportedly has not. Reducing the health care law's requirement that insurers cover hospitalization, maternity care, annual checkups and other benefits is one way to do so. Read More »

Google doodle remembers Kannada actor Rajkumar on his birth anniversary


The image shows Rajkumar on the big screen in a movie theatre with the audience watching him. The actor stepped into his acting career by joining Gubbi Veeranna's Gubbi Drama Company at the age of eight. Popular Bollywood actress Rekha also made her debut with him in the film Operation Jackpotnalli CID 999 . Known as one of the finest actors in the history of Indian Cinema, the actor also holds a matinée idol status in the Kannada diaspora. Read More »

Opposition protests in Venezuela leave 2 deaths, 270 arrests


Two Venezuelan students died on Wednesday after being shot during protests against unpopular populist President Nicolas Maduro, increasing turmoil in the volatile nation amid a crippling economic crisis. Pope Francis sent an envoy to Caracas to mediate talks between the opposition and the government in 2016. The ambassador also accused the United States and OAS Secretary-General Luis Almagro of encouraging an overthrow of Venezuela's socialist government, echoing an earlier accusation by ... Read More »

The Red Dead Redemption's GTAV PC Mod Was Just A Dream

Leisurewear did not go into the details, but it isn't hard to guess what happened: the trailer caught the eye of Rockstar or its parent company Take-Two, and their legal team swooped in. The hype for Red Dead Redemption 2 is going strong and like the previous game in the franchise, the upcoming sequel will not be released for PC. Hence, it's also unlikely for fans to see the release of the mod in the future even though the lead programmer shared that he is holding on to the files he and other ... Read More »

Donald Trump's Earth Day Statement Is Shameful


Participants are marching from Justin Herman Plaza to Civic Center Plaza, as part of the nationwide project. The March for Science, which coincides with Earth Day, will take place in more than 500 cities around the world - with about 18 scheduled in cities across Canada. Read More »

IPhone 8 dummy model appears with edge-to-edge display

This latest round of leaks comes via Benjamin Geskin on Twitter . The rumor mill for the iPhone 8 is seemingly flip-flopping between two distinct designs for Apple's 2017 flagship iPhone, one made of aluminium and another more drastic look with a curved glass front and back. Read More »

Station Crew Welcomes New Members and Waits for Cargo Mission

A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying NASA astronaut Jack Fischer, 43, and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, 58, lifted off at 1:13 p.m. local time/3:13 a.m. According to NASA , Fischer is a first-time space flier, whereas Yurchikhin is a veteran of four spaceflights. On that day, Wilson, who on a previous mission became the first woman to command the International Space Station, will break the USA astronaut record for the most cumulative time in space. Read More »

Watch as teams learn their semi-final opponents live online

Sevilla won the three most recent tournaments but can not defend their title because they reached the knockout stage of the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League . Ajax , who beat Schalke 4-3 on aggregate have also won the Champions League four times previously and the Europa League, beating Torino in 1992 final. Read More »

American, Russian cheered as they reach space station

EDT (0713 GMT), "with a rare empty third seat". Fischer and Yurchikhin were launched on a "fast-track" and six-orbit rendezvous reported Space.com. Their Soyuz capsule is the 50th Soyuz to blast to the ISS since 2000. NASA said that The US president will give her a congratulatory phone call for her record-breaking stay. Read More »

Thousands march in celebration of science

We saw this in the Soviet Union's communist science that starved millions, and in Nazi Germany's National Socialist science, which endorsed "border sciences" such as astrology. So Villabon went all out, donning a Tyrannosaurus rex costume and holding a sign that said: "Hey tiny hands fund EPA study". The March for Science has attracted several thousand people in Berlin, and those supporters of sciences have walked from one of the city's universities to the Brandenburg Gate. Read More »