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Author: 0 Melania Trump Roasted For Wearing Heels To Visit Texas Flood Zone

The first lady did wear white sneakers when she and the president emerged on the tarmac in Corpus Christi midday Tuesday. Take a look at some of the funniest Twitter responses below, and when you're done having a quick laugh, be sure to read up on how you can help out .

Sci-tech Boxer Jeff Horn now the hunted: trainer
Author: 0 Boxer Jeff Horn now the hunted: trainer

The fight was expected to be held at the same outdoor stadium in Brisbane where a hometown crowd of 51,000 saw Horn, a former schoolteacher, stun Pacquiao for the WBO welterweight belt. "Until then. we will be exploring options". The highly-anticipated rematch in November between fighting senator Manny Pacquiao and Australian boxing champ Jeff Horn is off the table.

Sci-tech Kenya: Supreme Court nullifies elections
Author: 0 Kenya: Supreme Court nullifies elections

Mr Odinga has contested the last three elections and lost each time. The ruling leaves the authorities with little time to improve or reform the scandal-plagued election commission, which may throw doubt on the result. The election sparked days of sporadic protests , in which at least 28 people were killed. "We were promised a digital election". Dissenting judges said that the Nasa opposition alliance - which had petitioned the Supreme Court - failed to prove claims that the polls had ...

Sci-tech New CEO: Uber 'has to change'
Author: 0 New CEO: Uber 'has to change'

Uber , valued at $68 billion, would make this one of the most valued companies to go public. Barron's Next suggested that investors had overreacted , even if outgoing CEO Dara Khosrowshahi had overseen significant progress at Expedia . It is dealing with allegations of sexual harassment and illegal taxi operations, as well as an ongoing lawsuit involving Kalanick. Glasscock stopped short of dismissing the lawsuit, as Kalanick had requested, because of concerns about the impact the ...

Sci-tech Russian Federation 2018: Uganda Beat Egypt As Ghana's Faint Hopes Revive
Author: 0 Russian Federation 2018: Uganda Beat Egypt As Ghana's Faint Hopes Revive

After today's game, Uganda travel to Alexandria to face Egypt next Tuesday. The Referee of the match is Ali Lemghaifry (Mauritania). Uganda moved to seven points after three matches in Africa's Group E, ending Egypt's 100 per cent record as they upset the odds in a dominant home performance that provided them with their first win over Egypt in more than a half century.

Sci-tech Researchers detect first repeating radio bursts to come from distant galaxy
Author: 0 Researchers detect first repeating radio bursts to come from distant galaxy

As part of Breakthrough Listen's program to observe nearby stars and galaxies for signatures of extraterrestrial technology, the project science team at UC Berkeley added FRB 121102 to its list of targets. This is the first time FRBs come one by one, making researchers' work a little bit less hard. The lab researchers hope that these 15 new FRBs will take them one step closer to discovering life beyond Earth .

Sci-tech SanDisk's 400GB microSD Is Big On Storage, Tiny In Stature
Author: 0 SanDisk's 400GB microSD Is Big On Storage, Tiny In Stature

Western Digital Corporation announced the creation of the most capacious in the world memory cards microSD. With smartphones becoming capable of capturing higher-res photos and videos and the rise of 4K videos , though, this huge (but still small) microSD card could really be useful.

Sci-tech Street Fighter II reprint can catch your SNES on fire
Author: 0 Street Fighter II reprint can catch your SNES on fire

And thus, in celebration of the release of the original game, Capcom is re-releasing " Street Fighter II " (the sequel) on a Super Nintendo cartridge - which you'll need a Super Nintendo to play. iam8bit is touting this as the first in a "Legacy Cartridge Collection" line, which implies we might be seeing more of these releases in the future, presumably so long as this doesn't actually set all that many beloved consoles on fire.

Sci-tech Massive asteroid will have close encounter with Earth Friday
Author: 0 Massive asteroid will have close encounter with Earth Friday

If scientists were able to spot an asteroid before it crashed into Earth, the public would likely hear from NASA's Planetary Defense Coordination Office , which is dedicated to spotting and formulating responses to objects that might come in contact with our planet.

Sci-tech Apple Joins Latest Battle Over Net Neutrality
Author: 0 Apple Joins Latest Battle Over Net Neutrality

Among the four basic points are not blocking websites for certain users, no throttling (creating a fast and slow lane), fostering more transparency between consumers and ISPs, and finally, no paid prioritization to move to the front of the line.

Sci-tech Watch Jordan Vogt-Roberts' Destiny 2 Trailer
Author: 0 Watch Jordan Vogt-Roberts' Destiny 2 Trailer

Destiny 2 features a dramatic, cinematic story campaign, and a variety of activities for every type of gamer, including gameplay for solo, cooperative and competitive players with new places to explore and adventures to conquer. "It had too many things that I love in it". If you thought it was awful, let us know your true feelings. "I really like the mechanics of games", he continued.

Sci-tech Bakers stranded inside Texas shop make bread for Harvey victims
Author: 0 Bakers stranded inside Texas shop make bread for Harvey victims

In another post , they said workers have been baking for 24 hours straight to help people get bread and they have been bringing bread to shelters as well. Rather than dwell on it, or worry about what was happening outside, however, the men made a decision to roll up their sleeves and get baking. Employees at the bakery had been working non-stop since Friday to provide food for those affected by the flooding, according to the Chronicle , and continued Sunday after they ran out of bread and ...

Sci-tech Essential customers are being hit with a phishing attack
Author: 0 Essential customers are being hit with a phishing attack

Apparently, customer service representatives used a misconfigured account, which required customers to send a photo ID and various other information. "Yesterday, we made an error in our customer care function that resulted in personal information from approximately 70 customers being shared with a small group of other customers", Rubin wrote in a blog post .

Sci-tech GDP growth hits 3 Year low 5.7% in Q1
Author: 0 GDP growth hits 3 Year low 5.7% in Q1

This brings India behind China in the global growth rankings by a wide margin. In contrast, the Indian economy had expanded 7.9 percent expansion in the same quarter a year ago. "One per cent decline in GDP is a loss of Rs 1.5 lakh crore". Going ahead, says Indranil Pan, group economist at IDFC Bank, "growth will be driven by GST ( goods and services tax ) and the pace of cleaning banks' balance sheets to improve the credit culture in the economy".

Sci-tech Pokemon Go: Three new Legendary Pokemon released and EX Raids
Author: 0 Pokemon Go: Three new Legendary Pokemon released and EX Raids

Yup, the Legendary trio from Pokemon Silver and Gold - Raikou , Entei , and Suicune - have arrived in Pokemon Go . Pokemon GO is available now for iOS and Android devices. The American-based software company will send Ex Raid Passes soon. During their travels, Niantic Labs will begin a EX Raid Battle field-testing phase at select Gyms .

Sci-tech Nest's Thermostat E has many new features at Cheaper Price
Author: 0 Nest's Thermostat E has many new features at Cheaper Price

The rumor mill has been buzzing for a while now about a new, more affordable Nest Thermostat - and sure enough: it's now official. As mentioned above the Nest Thermostat E will cost $169, and it will be available through a number of retailers like Amazon and Nest's own website when it launches later this year.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9 might launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 at MWC 2018
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 might launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 at MWC 2018

According to leaked documents that were shared with TmoNews , a reputable source for all things T-Mobile, the carrier will soon host a BOGO deal for buyers of the Galaxy Note 8 . The LG V30 meanwhile, has a slightly sharper display , likely better audio capabilities and the benefit of MIL-STD-810G drop protection. The phone comes equipped with a Snapdragon 835 processor , 4GB of RAM , 64/128GB of internal memory (with SD card support up to 2TB), 3,300mAh battery , wireless ...

Sci-tech LG V30 Release Date CONFIRMED: Is This a Galaxy S8 Killer?
Author: 0 LG V30 Release Date CONFIRMED: Is This a Galaxy S8 Killer?

Unsurprisingly, LG believes the two make the camera system "the most capable image capturing device in a smartphone ". Other features of the device are IP68 rating, military grade MIL-STD 810G certification, face recognition support, and a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC.