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Author: 0 Andre Ayew: West Ham have great manager

West Ham have been in the doldrums recently, but Swansea's record of seven losses from their last nine away games means we are reluctant to dabble in the results markets. Clement was hopeful a week on the training field would be enough to stop a run of five successive away defeats at Watford on Saturday. We have had a lot of injuries.

Author: 0 Assange to stay in Ecuador embassy as leftist win

A difference of 214,000 votes separated the two candidates with about twice the number of votes still left to count. Three exit polls had shown Lasso winning, including one that accurately predicted the first-round results and gave him a six-percentage point victory.

Sci-tech Two Russians, one American land back on Earth from ISS
Author: 0 Two Russians, one American land back on Earth from ISS

The main engine of the spacecraft was sacked for 4.5 minutes starting 6:28 am EDT (1028 GMT) to slow down by 420 feet (128 meters) per second and finally leave orbit to return to Earth. A Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts from the International Space Station landed "on target" in Kazakhstan on Monday, April 10. According to reports , the spacecraft should land in the Kazakhstan steppes at around 7:20 a.m.

Sci-tech Symantec Links Trojans, Malware to CIA Hacking Tools
Author: 0 Symantec Links Trojans, Malware to CIA Hacking Tools

The CIA tools described by WikiLeaks do not involve mass surveillance, and all of the targets were government entities or had legitimate national security value for other reasons, Symantec researcher Eric Chien said . Another Vault7 document prescribes the use of inner cryptography within communications already encrypted using the secure sockets layer protocol, performing key exchanges once per connection, and the use of the Advanced Encryption Standard with a 32-bit key.

Author: 0 Microsoft ends support for Windows Vista, here are your options

Perhaps no other iteration of Windows has created such a bad reputation for itself than Windows Vista. Despite a less than favourable reception, Vista still sold well and boasted a user base of around 330m by 2009. It turned out to be everything that Vista should have been, and thanks to cheap upgrades to 7 (one of the many , many complaints about Vista was the high upgrade price), most people upgraded and moved on with their life.

Author: 0 Nintendo Direct announced for April 12

The trailer also features brief segments from the title's 2D anime-style cutscenes, as well as a look at some of the in-game character art. Nintendo Direct video announcements are among the best recent company traditions. Splatoon 2 , however, now that's a game that fits the Switch like a glove. ARMS hasn't received a release date just yet. This week's Nintendo Direct broadcast will answer questions about two of the biggest games on the horizon for the Nintendo Switch.

Sci-tech Coral Bleaching Ravages Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Author: 0 Coral Bleaching Ravages Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Hughes reminded Australia to take decisive action in saving the reef since tourists are spending £3.15 billion each year to pay the tourist attraction a visit. "This is really scary, because the Great Barrier Reef is losing its insurance policy", says marine biologist Randi Rotjan at Boston University in MA.

Sci-tech Judge Fatally Shot Outside Home on Chicago's South Side
Author: 0 Judge Fatally Shot Outside Home on Chicago's South Side

No one was in custody in the shooting. An investigator opens the door of a vehicle outside a home on the South Side of Chicago, Monday morning, April 10, 2017 , after Cook County Circuit Court Raymond Myles was shot to death outside his home.

Author: 0 Samsung Targets 18 million Galaxy S8 units in first 3 months

During the pre-scheduled event in the United Kingdom, more than 40% of consumers compared to the previous S7 a year ago applied for a reservation. Well aware of this design flaw and the inconvenience it brings, Samsung is actually displaying a warning message on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, prompting users to clean the camera lens on a regular basis.

Sci-tech Large asteroid to buzz past Earth on April 19
Author: 0 Large asteroid to buzz past Earth on April 19

This is around 4.6 times the distance between the Earth and its Moon. The asteroid, known as 2014 JO25, was discovered in May 2014 by astronomers at the Catalina Sky Survey near Tucson, Arizona - a project of NASA's NEO (near-Earth object) Observations Programme in collaboration with the University of Arizona.

Sci-tech US, Mexico, Canada bid to co-host 2026 FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 US, Mexico, Canada bid to co-host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Since then, Europe (twice), Asia , Africa and South America have all hosted the World Cup, with Russian Federation set to do so in 2018 and Qatar following after that in 2022. With the 2026 World Cup expanding from 32 to 48 teams, and thus increasing the number of matches from 64 to 80, the joint bid is heavily favored to be chosen.

Sci-tech The Elder Scrolls Online is free to play this week
Author: 0 The Elder Scrolls Online is free to play this week

If you've always wanted to try The Elder Scrolls Online, but didn't want to pony up the cash, you can play free for a week starting tomorrow. You'll have access to the base Tamriel Unlimited game with 500 Crowns to spend on in-game items such as pets, boosters and much more.

Author: 0 House representatives vote to repeal internet privacy protections

Out of concern for user privacy, the Federal Communications Commission promulgated rules past year restricting how companies could use that information. Republicans said former President Barack Obama's appointee to the F.C.C., Tom Wheeler, had levied many overbearing regulations for providers that dwarfed their competition with companies such as Google and Netflix.

Author: 0 SpaceX set to launch its first recycled rocket

Luxembourg satellite operator SES, whose SES-10 satellite was launched by the Falcon 9 rocket, said long waits between launch times have previously hindered its company's development and progress. This is the first time that any private or government entity has ever successfully re-flown an orbital rocket booster, making it a significant historical milestone.

Author: 0 US adds just 98K jobs; unemployment falls to a low 4.5 pct

While the bigger establishment survey showed fewer jobs created last month, the smaller and more volatile survey of households showed employment increased 472,000. "The U.S. airstrikes on Syria serve as a dramatic reminder that numerous simmering crises around the world can flare-up with a virtual moment's notice, with potentially dramatic impacts on financial markets and the economy", he said.

Sci-tech Google adds fact checking feature to search results to debunk fake news
Author: 0 Google adds fact checking feature to search results to debunk fake news

Google first tried its fact checking feature in a limited capacity previous year in its news results, just weeks before the US presidentialelection. It seems that the search giant is following the footstep of social media giant to stop spreading fake news. Publishers can write the labels that appear next to results.

Sci-tech US Blocks G7 Climate Statement As White House Waffles on Paris Deal
Author: 0 US Blocks G7 Climate Statement As White House Waffles on Paris Deal

Trump did not yet have a formal position on the global climate change process. Speaking from Madrid later on Monday, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Europe would "respect everyone's opinion on the matter but it would not accept making any steps backward with respect to the strategic choices made on climate change".

Author: 0 Motives for North Korea's latest missile test

North Korea belligerence, however, has been accompanied by increased emphasis on reconciliation with the South following the impeachment of Park Geun-hye, the former president. "I'm not advocating pre-emptive war, nor do I think that the deployment of nuclear weapons buys more for us than it costs". A few hours south of Pyongyang the North Korean military faces off against US-led United Nations forces across the Demilitarized Zone, considered one of the most heavily fortified locations on ...