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States still reeling from Hurricane Matthew as flooding lingers States still reeling from Hurricane Matthew as flooding lingers
- October 20, 2016

That area sustained some of the worst damage, particularly in spots around bridges, officials said. The figure released this weekend is one piece of the overall picture of how the storm affected the state. The slender boy was anxious he wouldn't be allowed to return to school because his uniform was taken by Matthew's winds and his family couldn't afford to pay a tailor to make another one. (more...)
Experimental European Mars probe set for landing on Mars
- October 20, 2016

Scientists said the gentle approach would turn into a six-minute hell ride when the probe plunged into the hot, dusty Martian atmosphere and hurtled toward the surface at 21,000 kph (13,050 mph). Scientists believe that methane, a chemical strongly linked to life on Earth, could stem from micro-organisms that either became extinct millions of years ago, or are still alive. (more...)
Vikings poke fun at Fox for Sam Bradford Photoshop Vikings poke fun at Fox for Sam Bradford Photoshop
- October 20, 2016

How much Bradford might help the Vikings prep for Wentz and diagnose what is on Pederson's play sheet is "overrated" according to Zimmer. Wentz, a product of North Dakota State University, would be the third option. The 2015 season was full of sweep plays to DeMarco Murray , a running back better suited to run the ball downhill. "I"™m always curious about players that I have a strong relationship with. (more...)
Facebook adds food ordering feature Facebook adds food ordering feature
- October 20, 2016

You can see what's happening around you. If someone suggests a business that doesn't have a Facebook Page the system still adds them to the map, according to their addresses. With the upcoming revamp of Facebook's Events page, users will soon be able to buy tickets to movies, concerts and more through Facebook. It's also a pretty direct affront to Google and the efforts that tech giant has made around local search. (more...)
New 'unprecedented' ultraviolet views of Mars
- October 20, 2016

The "nightglow" being shown by the images can be used by scientists to show how winds move and circulate at high altitudes above the surface of the Red Planet. As the atoms combine to create new molecules, excess energy is released in the form of ultraviolet light, which can be picked up by an orbiting spacecraft's spectrometer . (more...)
Eminem attacks Donald Trump in new track as a 'loose cannon'
- October 20, 2016

The rapper's first attempt at getting political, in the 2004 track "Mosh", was a much more realized call "to disarm this Weapon of Mass Destruction / That we call our President". The track follows a previous radio-show freestyle where Eminem lambasted Trump and a host of other pop culture figures. With the last of three presidential debates airing tonight (Oct. (more...)
Saudi coalition says wrong information led to Yemen funeral attack
- October 20, 2016

Those strikes led to US retaliatory missile strikes on Thursday targeting radars were located in Houthi-controlled territory in Yemen . More than 100 people who were wounded in the funeral hall bombing have been allowed medical evacuation to seek treatment outside of Yemen , a Yemeni government official said on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press. (more...)
Harley-Davidson expects to lay off 5 percent of workforce Harley-Davidson expects to lay off 5 percent of workforce
- October 20, 2016

Number of analysts are eying on this stock and after detailed observation, they have given the stock mean target price of $52.47 while their mean recommendation is 2.90 (1=Buy, 5=sell). (NYSE:HOG) is 1.03 while company weekly performance is 8.34%. Jones Paul J retains 1,579 shares in the stock after this transaction. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $51.58 and a 200 day moving average of $49.01. (more...)
Galaxy Note7 Recalls Are Endless; Samsung Faces Another Destructive Recall Galaxy Note7 Recalls Are Endless; Samsung Faces Another Destructive Recall
- October 20, 2016

Samsung has announced financial incentives for US and South Korea customers who exchange Note 7s for other Samsung products, as part of efforts to stem customer defections. South Korea's central bank on Thursday trimmed its 2017 growth outlook, having considered the potential impact of Samsung's Note 7 recall crisis on the national economy. (more...)
Netflix Profit, Subscriber Growth Tops View, Stock Gains 20% Netflix Profit, Subscriber Growth Tops View, Stock Gains 20%
- October 20, 2016

Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating and twenty-eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.07 EPS. The stock was sold at an average price of $93.87, for a total transaction of $65,709.00. (more...)
Google Signs CBS, in Talks With Others on Web TV
- October 20, 2016

In addition to CBS programming and YouTube Red originals, WSJ's sources say Google is nearing agreements to distribute channels owned by 21st Century Fox and Walt Disney Co. A spokesperson for YouTube declined to comment. Similar-in-concept SlingTV has been available for a while now, and Hulu confirmed earlier this year that it plans to launch a streaming service very similar to Google's early next year as well. (more...)
Obama administration mulls covert cyber action against Kremlin
- October 19, 2016

And on Friday, US Vice President Joe Biden told NBC a "message" would be sent to Russian President Vladimir Putin over the alleged hacking, with the channel saying the Central Intelligence Agency was preparing a retaliatory cyber attack "designed to harass and " embarrass " the Kremlin leadership". (more...)
Duterte willing to submit himself for ICC probe over drug-related killings
- October 19, 2016

Speaking at a forum at the Asian Institute of Management in Makati City on Friday (14 October), Antonio Carpio, Senior Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, said that Duterte would be violating the national constitution if he concedes to Beijing with regards to the long-standing maritime dispute. (more...)
Best Buy Offering Great Deal On Google's Pixel Smartphones Best Buy Offering Great Deal On Google's Pixel Smartphones
- October 19, 2016

It's probably safe to assume that all of Google's new products will be on display in one fashion or another. Assistant will be available across a wide range of devices, including the iPhone 7 at some point. So how excited are you for your pixel phones? Apple fans will be quick to tell you that resolution and pixel density don't matter, but they'll be singing a much different tune next year when Apple finally releases iPhones with higher-resolution displays . (more...)
Samsung estimates $3 bn losses over Note 7 withdrawal
- October 19, 2016

The South Korean tech giant today issued a statement announcing the "direct cost" of abandoning its potentially unsafe Galaxy Note7 phone would reach $3.9 billion over the next two quarters, with revenue down more than $2.3 billion over the next three months. (more...)
Orbital rocket partially created in Chandler successfully launches toward Space Station
- October 19, 2016

NASA's other commercial shipper, SpaceX, has made nine station deliveries since 2012, but is now grounded, pending an investigation into last month's rocket explosion during prelaunch testing at Cape Canaveral. "It's been a very hard two years, and I can't imagine what those of you in the Orbital team went through". A commentator on NASA TV said at the time it was due to a minor engine problem. (more...)
Benefits of greenhouse gas pact may fall short of high hopes
- October 19, 2016

Small island states and other countries, including many in Africa, that say they face the biggest threat from climate change are urging action on HFCs, and soon. The head of Rwanda's climate change unit, Faustin Munyazikwiye, also welcomed the world's commitment on HFCs after long hours of negotiations in Kigali . (more...)
GSP reminds Samsung Note 7 phone owners of ban at airports
- October 19, 2016

Air New Zealand said the phones could not be accepted for carriage in person, carry-on or checked-in luggage and owners of the phones should contact Samsung for advice on how to return them. HK Express, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair and Hong Kong Airlines prohibited Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones to be carried on board the flights on Saturday , Oct. (more...)
Samsung's 'swap and drop' Note 7 booths
- October 19, 2016

Three people who bought the phones, which were recalled because the Note 7 is prone to catching on fire and exploding, sued the electronics maker's USA unit. Saudi Arabia has witnessed some incidents of explosions of Galaxy Note 7 . Customers looking to bring a Galaxy Note 7 on a plane should think twice. (more...)
Spending on casino ballot-question campaign smashes NJ record Spending on casino ballot-question campaign smashes NJ record
- October 19, 2016

Adjusted for inflation, about $5.6 million was spent on that question. Brindle said the heavy spending by independent groups follows a national, state and local trend spanning the last decade. Those who hold casino licenses in Atlantic City would have six months to draft proposals for two casinos in the northern area of the state. The remaining $1.5 million came from Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway. (more...)

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