Sci-tech

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:58

Durant, who is the 2014 NBA MVP, is eligible for the 10-year veteran maximum contract after signing a two-year, $54.3 million contract with the Warriors last season. The Warriors are back with a more formidable team after adding Kevin Durant , a healthier one after Stephen Curry was banged up last postseason, and not even LeBron James and the Cavs are given much chance of stopping them.

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:13

Fresh off Trump's first official trip overseas, his administration is looking for ways to respond more aggressively to allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between Trump's campaign and Moscow.

by | June 03, 2017 | 15:42

Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 154,116 shares of the company's stock, valued at $22,806,085.68. GORE ALBERT JR also sold $29.45 million worth of Apple Inc . Goldman analysts stated on 12/05/2017 that they maintained their Buy rating. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 12 by UBS. Argus Research maintained Apple Inc .

by | June 03, 2017 | 15:26

The timing and magnitude of the changes are harder to pin down, but we can not stick our heads in the sand and ignore the risks they present, especially when we're already seeing the effects all around us - whether they're measured in rising sea levels, or depleting coral reefs, or the number of children with asthma", Bloomberg said in a press release.

by | June 03, 2017 | 15:32

But when they merged, they created a monster. This is the third black-hole collision scientists have reported in less than two years, suggesting such events might occur quite frequently in the distant reaches of space. As pairs of black holes spiral around each other, they also spin on their own axes - like a pair of ice skaters spinning individually while also circling around each other.

by | June 03, 2017 | 14:28

Kushner may have discussed a secret communication channel between Russian Federation and the transition team. "Elaborating on the issue, the Office of the White House Press Secretary said President Trump signed the waiver under the Jerusalem Embassy Act and made the decision to delay the shifting of the embassy to "maximize the chances of successfully negotiating a deal between Israel and the Palestinians, fulfilling his solemn obligation to defend America's national security interests".

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:04

The two wrote a letter to Energy Secretary Rick Perry saying that maintaining the commitment to the agreement and to US leadership on climate change will help protect future generations. Allen says the Pacific Northwest remains a leader in the clean energy sector and doesn't believe that will change. "We remain steadfastly committed to the sustainability, carbon and energy goals that we have set as a company and to the Paris agreement's ultimate success", the statement continued.

by | June 03, 2017 | 14:14

A woman stands by flowers offered for the victims of a suicide attack at a concert by Ariana Grande that killed more than 20 people Monday night in central Manchester, Britain , Wednesday, May 24, 2017. "Even if the families knew about their sons' ideologies or affiliations, they wouldn't talk but keep it to themselves", he said. Asked whether the leaks from U.S.

by | June 03, 2017 | 14:52

Corbyn says: "No." The clip is cut off at that point but the full quote was: "No, I think what you have to say is all bombing has to be condemned and you have to bring about a peace process". "It is the worst of all deals because it would leave us with World Trade Organization tariffs and restrictions, instead of the access to European markets we need".

by | June 03, 2017 | 14:10

The eighth-grader from McClure Junior High in Western Springs was eliminated in the championship round when she spelled ehretia incorrectly. " I knew them all ", she said. Ananya's key to victory was concentration: "I would see, hear and feel the word", she told CBS This Morning. To break the ties that had ended the previous three championship rounds, the bee added a written, 24-question test that all finalists had to take Thursday night.

by | June 03, 2017 | 13:02

Sears Holdings Corp ( NASDAQ:SHLD ) traded up 2.71% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $7.59. This is an increase of approximately 252% compared to the average volume of 3,585 put options. They now have $7.05 price objective on the stock. In other news, Director Fairholme Capital Management L bought 150,000 shares of Sears Holdings Corp stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 21st.

by | June 03, 2017 | 13:49

He was a solid 10-for-18 in he first half, finishing up 14-for-26 for 38 points along with eight assists and eight rebounds. Someone painted a racial slur - the N-word - on the gate of his Los Angeles home, leaving James to address racism rather than his seventh straight Finals appearance or stopping KD.

by | June 03, 2017 | 13:28

Wayne Rooney, David Beckham and Gary Lineker have lost a legal case over a £700 million tax bill. Numerous investors, who were promised tax breaks on any losses, said they had been poorly advised and unaware of the risks. He admitted "misgivings and reluctance" over the decision, adding: "We have not found this an easy decision, and are comforted by the fact that others have had similar difficulties with the concept of capital".

by | June 03, 2017 | 12:28

Kids love using the creative tools in "Talk" to play games and share fun masks with family and friends . The app will reportedly be restricted to users 13 years and older, and kids won't even need their own Facebook profile to use it. From the looks of it, the app is going to be targeted mainly at the youngsters. Why bother with Talk when you can Snapchat? Why bother sending messages when streaks are the new way to communicate? But it's becoming increasingly clear that Facebook is trying ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 12:34

Corbyn, a 68-year-old peace campaigner, has been pulling in big crowds at rallies across the country despite warnings from opponents in his own party that he is leading Labour to the worst defeat in its history. Despite the fact most people under 25 have never heard of the magazine - sorry, make that magazines - NME somehow found some 18 to 34-year-olds to put questions to the Labour leader as he followed in the footsteps of Tony Blair, who graced the cover in 1998 when stuff like rock ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:50

President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is open to joining the White House staff if "the right role is there". Fired FBI director James Comey plans to testify publicly in the Senate as early as next week to confirm bombshell accusations that President Donald Trump pressured him to end his investigation into a top Trump aide's ties to Russian Federation, a source close to the issue said Wednesday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:45

As per official statement by NASA , the spacecraft will orbit within 4 million miles (6.4 million kilometres) of the sun's surface and will face heat and radiation unlike any spacecraft in history. It's the first time NASA has named one of its missions after a scientist who is still alive. Parker's discovery of the "solar wind", the corona's supersonic expansion into interplanetary space, in 1957 "reshaped how scientists think of space and set this entire endeavor in motion", said Isaacs.

by | June 03, 2017 | 13:10

The world does know, however, what Putin said during the forum's plenary session, which also featured Modi, and was moderated by Megyn Kelly, now of NBC News. In a speech to global businesses gathered for the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), he quoted the Vedas to say "exploiting of the nature is a crime but milking of the nature by humans is a right".

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:10

John F. Kerry, who had made addressing global change a cornerstone of his work as a senator from MA and the forging of the Paris accords a centerpiece of his accomplishments as secretary of state, bitterly denounced the withdrawal. "I don't think we're going to change our effort to reduce our emission in the future, either". The dispute is the latest round of a years-long battle between scientists and politicians over how to interpret facts about the effects of burning fossil fuels on the ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:11

You can only deliver for Britain if you have the strength, the plan and the determination to see it through", she said. "She reminds a bit of Maggie Thatcher", added 25-year-old Wayne Layton, referring to Britain's other female prime minister.

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:07

Behind the scenes at the Capitol, a struggle played out between lawmakers on the House Russia investigation in the leadup to the issuing of the first subpoenas , CNN reported last week. "That authority should have been delegated to [Rep.] Mike Conaway [R-Texas] in consultation with myself". Nunes stepped down from leading the panel's Russian Federation investigation in April, after the House Ethics Committee launched its own investigation into allegations Nunes mishandled classified ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:54

The fight against climate change is "unstoppable" and nations should stick to the landmark Paris accord , UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Friday after the U.S. "It puts us on the right path to keep warming under 3 C, but even under the same level of commitment of the Paris agreement after 2030, our study indicates a 95 percent probability that the world will warm by more than 2 C by 2100".

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:27

Chile is a country known for its sizable scientific community and for the importance of its discoveries", the President said . The ELT is being funded by the European Southern Observatory , an organisation consisting of European and southern hemisphere nations.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:08

Meanwhile, download rates are also said to be up significantly. Apple claimed that downloads have grown by 70 percent in the past year. App Annie notes that Apple will generate app revenues of $60 billion, while Google Play will yield $42 billion and other Android stores $36 billion.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:42

The school noted yesterday that the number cited by Trump is "misleading" because it measures the Paris agreement's incremental impact over a previous Copenhagen agreement, and that it assumes the countries will not strengthen their commitments to fighting climate change after 2030.

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:44

Keeping quiet means your path through space and your ability to get to grips with the finer points of navigating your ship will surely be lost. Tech Times has spoken highly of the game a year ago during E3, and it's easy to imagine for the game to win players' hearts.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:24

Mastercard Incorporated now has $130.37B valuation. 379639 shares were traded on Potbelly Corporation's last session. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. The institutional investor owned 17,577 shares of the company's stock after selling 95,197 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 81,691 shares of the company's stock worth $1,054,000 after buying an additional 57,977 shares during the last ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:13

Prime Minister Hani Mulki on Friday telephoned his Egyptian counterpart Sherif Ismail to condemn the attack that killed and injured dozens who were heading to a monastery, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported . El-Sisi also appealed to US President Donald Trump to lead the global war against terror. The east Libyan air force said Friday the strikes were targeting al-Qaeda linked forces and did not mention Islamic State .

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:19

After President Trump announced that the USA would be withdrawing from the global agreement to fight climate change, the responses were immediate - from denunciation to celebration. Following the announcement Tesla boss Elon Musk and Disney chief Robert Iger said they would no longer participate in presidential business councils.

by | June 03, 2017 | 09:56

During Trump's speech Thursday , he claimed that US contributions to the Green Climate Fund - a pool of money the United Nations uses to help countries implement clean energy tech - and other environmental initiatives have placed a "draconian" burden on the United States .

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:27

I came here to win the matches . It'll be tough sailing as Nadal is 13-0 in third-round matches at the French Open , dropping only one of the 34 sets he has played in that round of the event. The second-seeded Djokovic trails Diego Schwartzman 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 in the third round. This makes it five years in a row at least two USA men have made the third round at Roland Garros .

by | June 03, 2017 | 09:44

Announcing his decision on Thursday, Mr Trump claimed the Paris deal allows countries such as China and India to carry on polluting at the expense of the USA economy and jobs. "But the bottom line is that the Paris accord is very unfair to the USA", he said. Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, without nuances, of the Paris climate agreement ", Juncker said, and underlined that there can be "no backsliding".

by | June 03, 2017 | 09:32

The aeronautics company founded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen provided the first look at the world's largest airplane based on wingspan . Stratolaunch Systems has been quietly designing and building the rocket-toting plane over the last few years.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:31

Durant finished the game with 38 points, eight rebounds, and eight assists. Per the New York Post , Rihanna yelled "brick" at Durant, who reportedly stared at her after making a three-point shot. "Just play as hard as you can and follow the game plan". "We could be a lot better than we were tonight", Durant said, without a hint of irony.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:52

The truth is not out there but right here for Robert Bigelow . That means he's not ruling anything out yet, or writing Bigelow off as an eccentric billionaire. Robert Bigelow: It's just like right under people's noses. "You don't worry that some people will say, 'Did you hear that guy, he sounds like he's crazy?'" On being asked his views on UFO visits to Earth , Bigelow said that he is sure that UFOs or Unidentified Flying Objects have visited Earth.