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Energy bills fall following action to tackle climate change

Climate Change Is Harming Our Health. Calling the changes likely under the Trump administration "the elephant in the room", Bavishi said she worked on clim...


United Airlines tells customers leggings are welcome

Regularly ticketed passengers are not subject to the same dress code and can wear leggings , Guerin said. United later stated that the girls were flying as...


Trump seeks elimination of Great Lakes restoration funding

Lawrence Cities Initiative (Cities Initiative), a binational coalition of 128 mayors, given the success of and bipartisan support for the program. "Ultimately...


Josh McCown signs one-year deal with Jets

McCown will make at least $6 million guaranteed in 2017 with the Jets, an amount that is surely much larger than what the Cowboys would have paid. Citing a le...


Samsung's Galaxy S8 smartphone aims to dispel Note 7 debacle

Bixby is the company's first take on artificial intelligence. It's likely that many will follow - Apple, for example, is expected to be working on a bezel-free ...


Apple launches red iPhones

But the pricier Pro offers support for the Apple Pencil (stylus) and Smart Keyboard (not included in the price). iPad comes in silver, gold and space gray an...


How Congress could kill Obamacare after all

What should be the future of USA health-care policy? Multiple House Republicans said they've heard from constituents who want to still repeal the Affordab...


Trump Budget Would Make Deep Cuts to Climate and Science Research

The Environmental Protection Agency's budget would decrease by $2.6 billion, a 31% cut, and the National Institutes of Health would lose almost $6 billion, abou...


Pinterest's visual discovery is being integrated into Bixby on the Galaxy S8

This move also makes sense considering that is how they named the Galaxy S6 Edge+. However, here's a first look at why the larger Galaxy S8 Plus might not be th...


Scientists Discover First Fluorescent Frog

Fluorescence in an adult male tree frog under UV-blue light (top) and white light (bottom). Scientists believe the frogs glow as a way to communicate with e...


President Trump Signs Order Undoing Obama Climate Change Policies

Still, Glatt expects Trump's order will eventually unwind the mandate for rapid change, but said the state is moving in that direction anyway. Authoriti...


Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Mean Price Target At $925.958

William Blair reiterated an outperform rating on shares of Amazon .com in a research report on Tuesday, December 13th. Vetr raised Amazon .com from a "hold"...


Game to cost more than 3DS version; 'Guardians Rising

As such, if the price for the same game is more on the Switch than it is on the other console they have, the decision away from the Switch might be an easy on...


Keep a weather eye out for tornados, unsafe storms

During that time, OH counties will sound and test their outdoor warning sirens. "But an actual tornado warning isn't the time to figure out how to keep your l...


The Classic West was officially announced-along with its ticket prices

The just-announced extravanganza? Add The Classic West to your Arroyo Seco Weekend and Desert Trip and Coachella and Stagecoach batch of big-big-big shows. ...


Garmin Forerunner 935 Is Aimed At The Serious Athlete

Training Effect is able to to track and review the aerobic and anaerobic benefit of a training session and will let the athlete know afterwards how effectively ...


Delving into Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Earnings & Estimates

Jefferies Group LLC increased their target price on Walt Disney from $100.00 to $110.00 and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday. The Com...


Veteran anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies at 87

Kathrada's health deteriorated on Monday after he was admitted to Donald Gordon Medical Center for surgery related to blood clotting in the brain earlier this...


It's Earth Hour - Canadians turn out the lights

In his message on Earth Hour being commemorated the world over on today (Saturday), he urged parliamentarians and people to observe the global Earth Hour by vol...


Samsung is Going to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Devices…Ugh

Just earlier this week, the Samsung also announced their plan to issue a mandatory software update to make those remaining Note 7 device unusable. For thi...


Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras's (NYSE:PBR-A)

Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. The stock has a Relative Str...


Samsung unveils S8 smartphones with virtual assistant

To accomplish this, the bezels were scaled down while opening up more screen space and the entire phones were redesigned from inside out, he said . Howev...


Disney Lets You Catch A Ball In Real Life Using VR

A motion capture system tracked the motion of the ball, as well as the head and hands of the catcher, and displayed representations of them in the VR environmen...


United Airlines Faces Backlash Over Dress Code Controversy

United Airlines says it has a dress code for travelers flying on employees' travel passes. Once they did manage to change their outfits, the two girls got ...


PPG Industies Says Revised Takeover Bid Rejected By Akzo Nobel

Elliott Advisors, which has a more than 3 percent shareholding in Akzo, said that while it considered PPG's second bid "inadequate, it views such level of bid p...


Gionee A1 launched in India with #Selfiestan campaign

Coming at a price of Rs. 25000 the phone is advertised as camera and battery focused.Nothing fancy is done to the phone's outlook which resembles OnePlus 3T a...


Ocean splash down of the SpaceX Dragon Capsule coming from the ISS

Dragon is set to splashdown at approximately 10:54 a.m., and departs via a DC- 9/15 aircraft on Monday, March 20 , at approximately 6:52 p.m. SpaceX said i...


Facebook Rolls Out New Camera, Stories, And "Direct" Feature

The latest Minion movie, Despicable Me 3 , is due to be released in a few months from Comcast's NBC Universal. Facebook is adding Snapchat-like features to its...


Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump's climate actions

Several other large worldwide oil companies, including some in Europe, have also backed action to address climate change that could benefit them by boosting dem...


Trump scraps Obama-era rules to curb climate change

Surrounded by executives and miners, Trump signed the Energy Independence executive order , promising to invalidate all of Obama's global warming work and pl...


Trump deals blow to Obama-era environmental protections

California and NY, home to almost one in five Americans, have embarked on the nation's most ambitious efforts to reduce the amount of climate-changing gases rel...


AP Top 25 polls highlight Top 100 all-time in college hoops

The Associated Press has ranked the best programs in college basketball since January 1949. United Kingdom has appeared in 75.37 percent of all the AP polls, th...


Huddersfield Town manager is latest target for West Ham United

Since these reports have emerged, rumours have started on who will be the new West Ham boss should Billic be sacked. Bilic's position as manager has come un...


Kotak Mahindra aims to double customer base on new app

As asset reconstruction companies are heavily undercapitalized, the banking sector would have to depend on specialized structures like bad banks to turn them ar...


S. Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations

South Korean prosecutors finished questioning ousted president Park Geun-hye late on Tuesday after 14 hours, in an investigation into corruption, the Yonhap new...