Sci-tech

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:08

They finished 18 points behind champions Chelsea , but beat the Blues 2-1 to win the FA Cup at Wembley on Saturday. Arsenal's statement added: "In addition to the record £110 million investment in players last summer, we have made nearly £40m investment in facilities at our London Colney training centre and the academy at Hale End in the last two years".

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:13

Munster, managing partner at Loup Ventures, put the odds of Apple unveiling a Siri home assistant product at "60% certainty". That set of products generated $11 billion in sales past year. Earlier reports did hint at Apple potentially launching a new 12-inch MacBook and MacBook Air are expected to debut at Apple's keynote event in addition to a new MacBook Pro, so we might see the entire lineup getting a refresh.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:27

It says embassy officials also reported some minor damage to the building, such as broken windows but that there are no other reports of injuries or damage involving Japanese nationals in Kabul . The blast targeted a highly fortified area known as the Green Zone, which is protected by numerous blast walls as well as security forces. "German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that" terrorism has no borders".

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:49

The company's six compact cars comprising the Swift, Ritz, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire sold 51,234 units, up 10.1 percent (May 2016: 46,554). The highest percentage of growth has been recorded in the utility vehicle segment with the Gypsy, Ertiga, S-Cross, Vitara Brezza at 66.3 percent with sales of 22,608 units in May 2017 against 13,596 units in the same month a year ago.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:34

The nearby German Embassy was heavily damaged. A BBC team was caught up in the explosion , killing driver Mohammed Nazir, and inflicting non-life-threatening injuries on four journalists, a statement from the corporation said. He offered his condolences to "families of the many victims" in the massive bombing. Afghanistan's war, the longest ever involving USA troops, has shown no sign of letting up, and the introduction into the battle of an Islamic State affiliate has made the country ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:12

But liberals who accept the climate change hysteria - and attribute the world's problems, from the migrant crisis to terrorism to the alleged scientific consensus - can not understand another viewpoint on the issue. They said the deal would require the USA government to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, which would hurt business. In conversations with European leaders, western diplomats and aides during his first worldwide trip, Trump indicated he was poised to honor his campaign ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 08:40

In the recent conference, AMD CEO Lisa Su has announced that the company has decided the roadmap for releasing the upcoming graphic cards. The EPYC processors are " optimised for today's workloads ", asserted Dr SU, by AMD thinking about how a server or data centre works, not exclusively concentrating on CPU performance.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:09

A suicide vehicle bomb has exploded near the German embassy in Kabul, killing and wounding scores of people, Afghan officials report. The blast gouged a crater about 5 meters (15 feet) deep near Zanbaq Square in the Wazir Akbar Khan district, where foreign embassies are protected by a battery of their own security personnel as well as Afghan police and National Security Forces.

by | June 01, 2017 | 08:08

Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee who Trump considered for secretary of state , said on Twitter that affirmation of the Paris agreement "is not only about the climate: It is also about America remaining the global leader".

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:29

US President Donald Trump is likely to withdraw from the landmark Paris climate change agreement which was a major foreign policy legacy of his predecessor Barack Obama , media reports said on Wednesday. The US is the world's second-largest emitter of carbon, after China. Investigators are focussing on a meeting Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had last December with a Russian banker considered close to Vladimir Putin.

by | June 01, 2017 | 08:04

Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". More attorneys with deep experience in Washington investigations are expected to be added, along with crisis communication experts, to help the White House in the weeks ahead.

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:47

Merkel on May 30 repeated her call for Europe to take control of its own destiny, but also dismissed any talk that Germany is shifting away from its old ally and pivoting East. British Prime Minister Theresa May said earlier this week that Britain would leave the European Union without an agreement if it was unable to achieve a satisfactory agreement with the bloc.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:29

Despite this, unnamed administration officials close to the president reportedly are pushing Kushner to step aside during the investigation. Russia , a pivotal player in Syria, has backed Syrian President Bashar Assad, often at the expense of civilians and at odds with US policy during Syria's long civil war.

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:55

By contrast, Trump's " America First" positions on trade and climate change led to concern among some of the allies he met in Brussels and Sicily that he risks abdicating the US role as global leader and rule-maker to China. Like Trump, these countries believe their relationship with the U.S.is recovering, after significant strain during the administration of former President Barack Obama.

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:04

Therefore 13% are positive. Hess Corp . had 30 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES ) gained 0.71% with the closing price of $48.14. City Financial Investment Co Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Hess Corp . during the first quarter worth about $5,229,000. It also upped Ca Inc (NASDAQ:CA) stake by 59,928 shares and now owns 266,108 shares.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:03

In a tweet early on Tuesday, Trump shot back against the Russia probes, writing: "Russian officials must be laughing at the U.S. & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". "I had been hearing from the beginning that we should not pursue this lead or that lead because a certain person is the only island of reason in the administration", Raskin said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:01

The White House poured cold water on suggestions of a transatlantic rift today, saying US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel "get along very well". Modi said economic collaboration between Germany and India was still "below full potential". "Those of you who have reported on the chancellor for a long time will know how important German-American relations are to her", he said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:18

The tech company stated that the first EPYC processor-based servers will launch on June 20 and will get vast support from original equipment manufacturers and channel partners. ASUS was showing off its GL702ZC laptop which features a Ryzen 7 1700 8-core CPU and RX 580 GPU, in addition to a Freesync 2.0 display . When it does launch, there will be X399 chipset motherboards from ASRock, Asus, Gigabyte and MSI available.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:25

Abadi, who is also the commander-in-chief of Iraqi forces, a year ago promised to rid Iraq of the IS by the end of 2016. Footage has emerged of dozens of vehicles reinforced by Islamic State to be used in deadly suicide attacks. Fighters from Lebanon's Hezbollah are also working closely with Iranian military commanders in Syria. She said the United Nations estimates there are between 180,000 and 200,000 civilians in jihadist-held areas of Mosul, the majority of them in the Old City .

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:20

The House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday issued seven new subpoenas in its investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The committee also approved subpoenas to the two men's firms, Flynn Intel Llc, and Michael D. Early Wednesday morning, the president tweeted "Witch Hunt!" in reference to testimony by Comey and former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan before Congress on the topic.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:10

Congressman Joe Kennedy III (D-Massachusetts) said in a statement Wednesday that withdrawing from the agreement will not only "undermine global leadership and abandon moral responsibility" but also "actively sacrifice the immediate health and safety of American citizens".

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:15

While Republicans haven't yet released their tax proposal, House Republicans' health care bill was created to meet the legislative rules required to pass the Senate with a simple majority. His tweet Tuesday and a previous one over the weekend raised new questions about how he views the tax overhaul and the health-care plan. The $22.9 billion spending plan calls for about $350 million in tax cuts, provides teacher raises and more for state retirees.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:20

The White House signaled that Trump was likely to decide on exiting the global pact - fulfilling one of his principal campaign pledges - though top aides were deeply divided. The official, who is involved in preparing the meeting between European Union officials and China's premier, was not authorized to speak publicly and discussed the matter on condition of anonymity because the meeting statement was not finalized.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:35

Stratolaunch Systems is still working on the rocket models that will be dropped from the carrier aircraft, but in October 2016 the company said it would use modified Pegasus XL rockets built by Orbital ATK for the first tests . There's plenty of skepticism about Vulcan's business plan for delivering satellites to orbit using this behemoth plane, the largest ever built. Stratolaunch was founded in 2011 by billionaire Paul Allen to launch satellite-carrying rockets into orbit as a lower cost, ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:20

The disclosures from investigations stemming from Russian meddling in last year's election - coupled with the president's habit of undercutting his staff - have driven away candidates for West Wing jobs that normally would be among the most coveted in American politics, according to people involved in the search.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:22

Apple will reportedly focus on the speaker's sound quality as a way to help it stand out from competition like Amazon's Echo and Google's Home . Such a move would line up with Apple's recent emphasis on its services business over the past year or so.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:54

Asked if that meant Trump had not made a final decision, Spicer said: "I obviously don't know whether or not he's made it, but when he's ready to make an announcement, he'll make it clear". The official, who insisted on anonymity to discuss the decision before the official announcement, said the president and his aides were finalizing the details of a pullout.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:19

A State Department official told NBC News that 11 US citizen contractor personnel were injured in the blast. Also in the area is Afghanistan's Foreign Ministry, the Presidential Palace and its intelligence and security headquarters , guarded by soldiers trained by the US and its coalition partners.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:38

Trump faced considerable pressure to hold to the deal during visits with European leaders and Pope Francis on his recent trip overseas. Musk previously noted that he "spoke directly with The President about Paris", tweeting that he was "cautiously optimistic" that Trump would see things his way and agree that the right decision was to stick with the agreement just last week.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:50

He further said that time has come to discuss the issue of Ram Temple and should try to find a permanent solution as appealed by the Supreme Court . In his first visit to Ayodhya after taking charge, Adityanath went to the makeshift temple in the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid complex and spent almost 30 minutes there.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:36

When Trump returned over the weekend from the first foreign trip of his presidency, his aides hailed the tour as a success and a sign of renewed and bolder United States leadership on the world stage. Ignore that German auto makers have invested in building USA plants with large employment, or that their cars sell well because we like them. Spicer gamely tried to deny the report, insisting that European Commission chairman Jean-Claude Juncker had confirmed that " Trump was not aggressive ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:24

Martin Schulz, an outspoken Social Democrat and center-left chancellor candidate, said later on Tuesday that Trump was " the destroyer of all Western values ". "Others", in this case, seems to be a euphemism; Merkel was clearly talking about the United States, according to The Washington Post. The two leaders issued a Joint Statement at the end of their deliberations, in which they agreed to further strengthen the Strategic Partnership between India and Germany by deepening cooperation ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:57

Nick Clegg says he is willing to assist the next prime minister over Brexit although he rejected joining a Conservative or Labour-led coalition. Mr Robertson said: " Theresa May called this election in the hope of crushing parliamentary opposition but instead the campaign has exposed her weak and wobbly leadership, as well as Tory plans to attack the incomes of older people and their increasingly reckless approach to Brexit".

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:19

Trump tweeted this morning: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". "The Paris agreement establishes the enduring framework the world needs to solve the climate crisis", Obama said, speaking from the White House.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:16

The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord earlier this month , but delayed the decision until the G7 meeting where other developed nations also urged Trump to remain a part of the 2015 agreement.