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Facebook accidentally told some users that they died
- November 13, 2016

In a statement sent to several media outfits, Facebook called the incident a bad error and claimed it has taken the messages down with alacrity. Facebook users got a freakish surprise on Veterans Day when the social network started displaying a memorial message on top of their profiles and other social media accounts. (more...)
Conor McGregor makes announcement on UFC future after Alvarez win Conor McGregor makes announcement on UFC future after Alvarez win
- November 13, 2016

So there you have it folks, "Mystic Mac" will not be retiring, instead he will be welcoming a little McGregor into the world. Alvarez was the previous lightweight champion, but he was completely outclassed by McGregor, who was faster, better and toyed with him during the match. (more...)
UFC's NY debut pricing Irish fans out of UFC 205 UFC's NY debut pricing Irish fans out of UFC 205
- November 13, 2016

I want to fight your chicken! "I'm crapping my jocks I'm not going to lie". So there you have it folks, "Mystic Mac" will not be retiring, instead he will be welcoming a little McGregor into the world. McGregor, as he had been all week in NY, was the star of the show - even with A-listers Madonna and Hugh Jackman in the arena. "Now, I celebrate as champion of two divisions", McGregor said. (more...)
Congressional republicans plan swift action on agenda with Donald Trump
- November 13, 2016

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told reporters in Louisville on Friday that he believes Democratic senators from deeply Republican states are "going to want to be cooperative with us on a variety of things". But few expect Schumer and his Democrats to sign on to too many of Trump's plans. Hillary Clinton struggled to energize her party's base, while Donald Trump had no trouble firing up his core of supporters. (more...)
Supermoon in November will be Closest to Earth in 69 Years
- November 13, 2016

The moon will set about an hour later, just before the sunrise at 6:54 a.m. On average, this orbit is 238,900 miles (384,400 km) away, but it's about 5% closer to Earth at perigee and 5% farther away at apogee. Have you ever seen a biggest and brightest moon? Stargazers will be in for a special treat Sunday night and Monday morning. According to Hudson Valley Weather, the skies will be partly cloudy after sunset, no rain, and temperatures going from a high in the 50s to a low in the ... (more...)
'Supermoon' to Be Largest, Brightest in 7 Decades 'Supermoon' to Be Largest, Brightest in 7 Decades
- November 13, 2016

According to state weather bureau PAGASA, the moon will reach the perigee or its closest point to Earth at 7:21 p.m., nearly two hours and 31 minutes before going full moon at 9:52 p.m. The moon will appear up to a third brighter and 14 per cent bigger than an average full moon. Prime viewing for the November 14 event will be Sunday and Monday nights. (more...)
President-elect Donald Trump may keep parts of Obamacare intact
- November 13, 2016

Trump added he would "certainly" call the family for advice. "When you are ready, I hope you will get up and back in there and keep fighting", she told her supporters. In response to the wave of protests which followed his unexpected victory, Trump tweeted , "Just had a very open and successful presidential election". (more...)
Lady Gaga Pushes Petition Demanding Electoral College Vote for Clinton Lady Gaga Pushes Petition Demanding Electoral College Vote for Clinton
- November 13, 2016

Just like I correctly predicted that Barack Obama will defeat John McCain and later Mitt Romney. And precisely because they're after those electoral votes - meaning that each will emerge with all the votes allotted to a state in which he or she wins the popular vote , á la the esoteric and sometimes counterintuitive Electoral College - some states are much more coveted than others. (more...)
The supermoon will be brightest and largest just after dusk on Monday
- November 13, 2016

The closer an object like the moon is to Earth the larger it appears in the sky. The full moon will be the closest to Earth it's been in almost 69 years early Monday morning, but you don't have to wait to see it at its biggest and brightest. (more...)
November Supermoon Will be Closest Moon to Earth Since 1948 November Supermoon Will be Closest Moon to Earth Since 1948
- November 13, 2016

That's the point in the moon's orbit when it's closest to Earth . The moon's orbit is not a flawless ellipse: its route varies as other gravitational pulls in the solar system bend it out of shape, bringing it closer or further away from the Earth as it passes. (more...)
Don't miss the spectacular supermoon show this weekend!
- November 13, 2016

Full moon will occur at 8:52 a.m. EST.NASA planetary geologist Noah Petro is urging everyone to step outside and soak in the view. "The moon's path around the Earth is not circular, so there are points in its path where it's closer to Earth than other times", said Jim Kaiser, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Forks. (more...)
The Democratic Party descends into 'civil war' after Clinton's loss
- November 13, 2016

In any other year, Sanders's story would have dominated American politics. The future seemed to belong to Democrats. How could the Democrats have abandoned the millions of Americans who've seen their livelihoods disappear, their Main Street shops boarded up, their futures surrendered to opioids? However, Sanders' popularity among white working-class voters might have been the difference in this election; voters that Trump ultimately won. (more...)
Democrats Wonder If Bernie Sanders Could Have Beaten Trump
- November 13, 2016

This was a change election. President Obama is now the lamest of lame-duck Presidents, having to welcome into the White House a man whom he had attacked and demonised for months. The Bernie Sanders message that won him 22 states in the Democratic primaries was exactly where Trump went to create his movement. It was another grotesque lie. (more...)
Latest Analyst Ratings For Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC)
- November 13, 2016

On last trading day, Power Solutions International, Inc. The firm exchanged hands at a volume of 17,062,205 whereas, the average volume was 5.18M shares. Spirit Realty Capital Inc (New) was Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to " Overweight" on Sep 7, 2016. (NYSE: SRC ) released its financial and operating results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2016. (more...)
Carmouche takes first UFC bout held in New York
- November 13, 2016

At UFC 194, which took place in December a year ago, Conor McGregor won his UFC Featherweight Championship by defeating Jose Aldo via a first-round knockout. Joanna Jedrzejczyk defends the women's strawweight title against Karolina Kowalkiewicz and UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley fights Stephen Thompson. (more...)
Greater engagement with Japanese industries will help Indian MSMEs: Modi
- November 13, 2016

India and Japan today signed a landmark civil nuclear agreement, six years after India and the United States signed a similar agreement to facilitate nuclear power generation in India on a larger scale. Modi visited Japan in August 2014 on his first bilateral trip outside South Asia, months after coming to power. This security architecture has been on the table for nearly 10 years, but geopolitical environment have not allowed the two countries to bridge the difference of interests until now. (more...)
The End Is Finally Heading To Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition The End Is Finally Heading To Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition
- November 13, 2016

It will be a big milestone for the two versions, not to mention, an update that would be notable on its overall aspect. Last month, Mojang rolled out the Minecraft Boss Update for Windows 10 , mobile and Gear VR editions that brought boss battles for the game, along with a couple of guardians to spar against and Ocean Monuments that can be explored. (more...)
Russian Federation takes on United States think tanks
- November 13, 2016

Billington added that the American people are very united on fundamental issues such as their absolute disgust with perpetual warfare and the threat of a thermonuclear war with Russian Federation. During his campaign, Trump denied having any relationship with Putin. As "confidence-building measures" to reduce U.S. -Russia tensions in a Trump presidency "let's say slow down or withdrawal of NATO's military potential from our borders potentially would ease this situation", he said . (more...)
India hailed at COP22 for commitment to climate change
- November 13, 2016

In the past year "national climate policies have made little progress, and the road ahead looks even less clear after the results of the US presidential elections", three European scientific groups said in a report of global trends. The plan calls for scaling up financing to that level by 2020. As per some UNFCCC experts, the down-toning of India's actions on its NDC could be a clever step, as reflecting its domestic commitments on its NDC might jeopardise the worldwide financial ... (more...)
All eyes will be on a supermoon this weekend
- November 13, 2016

The last time moon was "super big" way back in 1948. Remember, the moon's orbit around the Earth is elliptical, not a flawless circle, so sometimes the moon is closer and other times farther away. Specialists say its diameter will look about 14 percent larger than when it is farthest from us. The bright light of the full moon also hides all but the brightest meteors of the Eta Aquarid meteor shower, the remnant debris trail of Halley's Comet. (more...)

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