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Jun 23 2017

Queen's Speech renews doubt over Trump's state visit

Meanwhile, May-led Conservatives are still trying to agree terms with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to secure their support for a minority government after the snap...

Jun 23 2017

Strange Orbits Suggest Our Solar System May Harbor Hidden Planet

Kuiper Belt objects wobble like tops, but by averaging their orbital orientation astronomers can search out a pattern. The astronomers believe that the potential new plan...

Jun 23 2017

SpaceX Set To Launch Previously Flown Rocket

This is the second time the private space company will reuse a booster. According to the latest forecast by the U.S. Air Force 45th Weather Squadron, there is a 90% cha...

Jun 23 2017

Senate Republicans unveil United States health bill - but lack votes to pass it

Tax boosts Obama levied on upper income people and medical industry companies would be repealed, and another on costly employer-provided health insurance would be delayed...

Jun 23 2017

At Glastonbury, Depp asks about assassinating the president

According to the Daily Telegraph , he told the crowd , "I think [Donald] Trump needs help . I was just lying to make a living", said johnny Depp . This year, sing...

Jun 23 2017

Did the Queen send a Brexit message with her hat?

Nearly two million people signed a petition urging Theresa May to rescind the invitation due to several decisions and statements made by Trump since he took over the ...

Jun 23 2017

Alabama warns of floating fire ants in flood waters

With drenching rain and winds reaching 50 miles per hour, Cindy slammed into the gulf coast this morning; making landfall near the Texas-Louisiana border, but its bands...

Jun 23 2017

How Do Eggs Get Their Shapes? Scientists Think They've Cracked It

And perhaps the peaked eggs of cliff-dwelling birds would spin like a top when jostled, rather than tumble to their doom. Mary C. Stoddard , an author of the new study...

Jun 23 2017

Trump Tweets That He Didn't Tape Conversations With Ex-FBI Director Comey

Trump fired Comey amid the Justice Department's investigation into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation. During an interview with Fox & Fr...

Jun 23 2017

Facebook launches United Kingdom initiative to counter online extremist material

This would be through implementing UK Online Civil Courage Initiative whose partners are Imams Online and the Jo Cox Foundation. Just last week, Facebook announced...

Jun 23 2017

Moisture from Cindy to impact Lehigh Valley this weekend

A 10-year-old boy was killed Wednesday in a coastal Alabama town when he was struck by a log thrown by a huge wave in a storm surge caused by Cindy , local media re...

Jun 23 2017

Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop responds after NASA calls BS on its 'healing' stickers

In a post on Thursday, Goop said that the stickers , which are sold by a group called Body Vibes , are "made with the same conductive carbon material NASA uses to...

Jun 23 2017

NBA Draft 2017: Eagles' Carson Wentz welcomes Markelle Fultz to Sixers

Known for his all around offensive ability and athleticism, Fultz starred in his lone year at the University of Washington, averaging 23 points per game, along with more ...

Jun 23 2017

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Just before being drafted, Ball took off his dress shoes and put on this brand new Big Baller Brand ZO2 Lakers colorway called "Sho'time". "My dad loved him and lov...

Jun 23 2017

Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Suns

Warren and Jones combined to average a mere 19.4 points and 7.6 rebounds per game last season. "Playing the 4 at Kansas really helped me out a lot", Jackson said duri...

Jun 23 2017

Cindy weakens to a depression

As of now, the main impacts to Southwest Louisiana will be the heavy rain threat that could lead to flash flooding Wednesday through Friday, and the secondary threat will...

Jun 23 2017

The New Chicago Apple Store's Roof Looks Like A Giant MacBook

Back at the end of March , we saw curved glass and the roof to the upcoming Apple Store being put in place. The construction of the new Apple store by the riverfront i...

Jun 23 2017

North Korea denies torturing USA student Warmbier

Warmbier was arrested at the airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, for allegedly trying to steal a propaganda poster from a restricted area in January 2016 while visiting t...

Jun 23 2017

Soros says United Kingdom is approaching 'tipping point' as Brexit bites

Brexit negotiations started on Monday, despite May not having reached a deal with the DUP's 10 MPs to give her a majority in the Commons . The report found that a quart...

Jun 23 2017

Devils' GM not anxious about Nolan Patrick's health

Patrick said he is fully recovered from the two sports hernias that affected his play last season and limited him to just 33 games. Kiersted was injured for most of pas...