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Sci-tech SpaceX successfully launches its heaviest satellite EVER into orbit
Author: 0 SpaceX successfully launches its heaviest satellite EVER into orbit

This can be a breakthrough in space technology as one can save the cost, time, and labor spent to construct rockets for every satellite launch. "We've had confirmation of spacecraft separation", said a SpaceX commentator about 30 minutes after launch, signaling that the satellite was successfully deployed to a distant, geostationary orbit .

Sci-tech Xbox Games With Gold For June Revealed
Author: 0 Xbox Games With Gold For June Revealed

At Xbox , we believe in offering new ways to give you the best value to play a collection of the greatest games. The service, priced at $9.99 per month, allows console owners to download play more than 100 different titles and is often described as a Netflix for video games.

Sci-tech Officials criticize family for
Author: 0 Officials criticize family for "reckless behavior" after sea lion grabs girl

Attacks by sea lions on humans are rare, Lt. John Sandmeyer told a local television station in San Diego, where a sea lion dragged a 62-year-old man off his boat and about 20 feet underwater. " They were pretty shaken up ", he told CBC News on Saturday. However, this group would soon learn this sea lion is anything but harmless. The girl was violently yanked backwards into the water before a man, said to be her grandfather, jumped into the water and pulled the child to safety.

Author: 0 Pope asks Trump to be peacemaker, gives him environmental letter

President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis today at the Vatican and gave the pontiff a sculpture made by Stuart artist Geoffrey Smith . There was no breaking news story about the content of the meeting, but the Vatican did release a statement saying, "Satisfaction was expressed" by both the president and the pope on several issues , including "their joint commitment in favor of life, religious liberty and freedom of conscience".

Sci-tech Trump retains Marc Kasowitz as private attorney for Russia probe
Author: 0 Trump retains Marc Kasowitz as private attorney for Russia probe

Last October, Marc Kasowitz , a partner at the firm, threatened The New York Times with legal action after the newspaper published pages from Trump's 1995 income tax return. Picking Lieberman now would mean him heading the FBI investigation into Trump's Russian Federation ties, while his current boss, Kasowitz, defends Trump against the DoJ special counsel's investigation.

Sci-tech Saharanpur violence: DM, SSP suspended over inability to control clashes
Author: 0 Saharanpur violence: DM, SSP suspended over inability to control clashes

On hearing about the fresh clashes, Dalits from several villages in the district began protesting and pelting stones, leading to closure of markets and businesses. The police, however, said the incident can not be linked to the ongoing caste violence. Home Secretary Mani Prasad Mishra, who was part of the team sent by the Chief Minister to Shabbirpur, where over 20 people were also injured in sword attacks, told IANS that adequate security deployment has been done.

Sci-tech Scientists Are Racing to Solve the 'Alien Megastructure' Mystery
Author: 0 Scientists Are Racing to Solve the 'Alien Megastructure' Mystery

The alien megastructure angle is obviously an outside chance, but we just don't know what's going on yet. Astronomer Phil Plait wrote about the oddness of this star. As for the alien megastructure theory, it's still super unlikely. Humans do not yet have the capability of building such structures. As for a massive Dyson sphere - an alien super-structure created to surround and harness a star's energy - it's still in the running, although it's probably in last place.

Author: 0 Pope Francis gave Trump 2015 encyclical on climate change

The first lady laughed and said "Yes". After Francis met with President Donald Trump he was introduced to members of Trump's delegation, including Mrs. Under clear blue skies, Trump received a tribute from the Swiss Guard in a Vatican courtyard where he was greeted by Archbishop Georg Ganswein, the prefect of the pontifical household.

Sci-tech Company Watch: Earnings Recap for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)
Author: 0 Company Watch: Earnings Recap for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

The firm is scheduled to announce its next earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, May 18th. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $78.58. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $75.11 and a 200-day moving average of $71.03. The stock is above its 52-week low with 26.38% and is in the wake of its 52-week high with -22.37%.

Sci-tech Xiaomi Redmi 4 To Go Sale In India On May 23
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi 4 To Go Sale In India On May 23

All the devices fall in the budget category, with Redmi 4A being the least expensive and Redmi Note 4 being the most expensive of the three devices. It will face stiff competition from the likes of Redmi Note 4, Moto G4 and Lenovo K6 Power. The headphones start at Rs. 599 and also there is a flat Rs.

Sci-tech Artwork For Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle Leaked
Author: 0 Artwork For Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle Leaked

The combat includes weapons, with Mario and the team being able to use guns. The game has been much speculated starting late previous year, in part because of rumors that a Super Mario and Rabbids crossover is happening, possibly due as a Switch title, no less.

Sci-tech Huawei outs MateBook X, MateBook E, and MateBook D with Windows 10
Author: 0 Huawei outs MateBook X, MateBook E, and MateBook D with Windows 10

With the introduction of this new series, Huawei once again delivers on its commitment to innovation. The Huawei MateBook E is the successor to the original MateBook 2-in-1 . There's a fingerprint scanner built into the power button and connectivity comes with two USB Type-C connections, although you get a dock/dongle in the box that will expand this to HDMI, VGA and USB, so you can hook up the rest of your devices .

Sci-tech Roger Ailes' parting shot? Matt Drudge scooped Fox News on his death
Author: 0 Roger Ailes' parting shot? Matt Drudge scooped Fox News on his death

On "Fox & Friends" Thursday morning, co-host Ainsley Earhardt choked up as she shared an emotional reflection: "Many people out there would say that he saved this country by starting the Fox News Channel ". "Controversy aside those people still say they're thankful to Roger Ailes for their careers", Said Dr. Adam Earnheardt, Associate Professor and Chair of the Communications Department at Youngstown State University.

Sci-tech Take-Two Interactive Blows Past Estimates For Its Fiscal Fourth Quarter
Author: 0 Take-Two Interactive Blows Past Estimates For Its Fiscal Fourth Quarter

Net revenue for the year grew 26% to $1.780 billion, as compared to $1.414 billion in fiscal year 2016. He added that it was the "single-largest contributor to recurrent consumer spending" over the last quarter. As Rockstar stated, Red Dead Redemption 2 will be their first game created from the ground up for the latest generation of console hardware, and some extra time is necessary to ensure that they deliver the best experience possible.

Sci-tech Mouse semen experiment suggests humans can reproduce in space
Author: 0 Mouse semen experiment suggests humans can reproduce in space

The findings are reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . Furthermore, a rigorous analysis of the animals' genomes revealed only minor differences from control pups, and the pups from space-preserved sperm developed into adults with normal fertility.

Sci-tech Indias macro-economic indicators improved in last three years: Modi
Author: 0 Indias macro-economic indicators improved in last three years: Modi

He praised the Indian Government for its commitment to Africa, citing the success of the first India-Africa Forum and the evidence of the 2015 Dollars 10 billion line of credit to be delivered over the next five years through Exim Bank of India to Indian companies wishing to invest in Africa.

Sci-tech Ben Stokes speaks out after missing final due to England recall
Author: 0 Ben Stokes speaks out after missing final due to England recall

However, the team was desperate to win so much so that the reserve-natured Fleming, who previously coached IPL giants Chennai Super Kings, made a one of a kind deal with his team. "I remember doing a batting session with some power hitting towards the end where the guy who I will actually be playing against in the Ashes (Smith) was helping me, which is something that you would never be able to fathom when you are playing against each other".

Author: 0 Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korea group behind ransomware attacks

Researchers from Symantec, a cybersecurity software company, claim that tools and infrastructure used to carry out recent WannaCry ransomware attacks show strong links to Lazarus, a group believed to be responsible for the infamous Sony Pictures hack and the $81 million theft from the Bangladesh Central Bank.

Sci-tech Unemployment plummets, job growth in tourism and mining
Author: 0 Unemployment plummets, job growth in tourism and mining

Both total employment and the labour force continued to show sturdy growth over a year earlier, at 1.1% and 0.9% respectively. Wilson County's unemployment rate decreased to 4.7 percent last month, down from 5 percent in March and 5.5 percent in April 2016.

Sci-tech HP launches new premium laptop portfolio at Cannes Film Festival
Author: 0 HP launches new premium laptop portfolio at Cannes Film Festival

The refreshed model now comes with Intel's Core i-series of processors which will cause the device to run a bit hotter and also decreases battery life from 10 hours to 8 hours. While these are all premium computers with pricey option sheets, their starting prices hover right around the $1,000 mark: the Spectre x2 begins at $999.99, the Envy x360 is $899.99, the Envy 13 starts at $1,049, and the Envy 17 begins at $999.99.