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Author: 0 Confederations Cup: Australia v Germany preview

The Socceroos are still adjusting to a new formation and after being hammered 4-0 by Brazil may be a little rattled. The team's performances in Russian Federation this week will therefore set the tone for the remainder of Postecoglou's tenure - the manager has already signalled that he will step down when his contract expires in July 2018.

Research Cuomo to MTA: Cut LIRR fares during 'summer of hell'
Author: 0 Cuomo to MTA: Cut LIRR fares during 'summer of hell'

What's fare is fair: While announcing the new West End Concourse Monday, Cuomo called for fare cuts for "diverted" LIRR passengers. And people who use the L say they should be compensated for their troubles, too. The new West End concourse increases passenger circulation and streamlines train operations by doubling the length and width of the original concourse, providing new stairways connecting with nine of Penn Station's eleven train platforms, and adding an additional passenger elevator ...

Research Tropical system moving toward Gulf coast
Author: 0 Tropical system moving toward Gulf coast

The next storm names on the 2017 list are Bret and Cindy, since Tropical Storm Arlene formed in the Atlantic in April. Forecasters there said two relied-upon computer models - the ECMWF and GFS - keep the system well south of Alabama. The track is still uncertain but forecast models suggest the system has the potential to impact land anywhere between southern Texas and northern Florida .

Research Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered standalone launch all but confirmed?
Author: 0 Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered standalone launch all but confirmed?

Along with that, the game was listed at Target with a $39.99 price tag. Alleged Modern Warfare Remastered box art has been sent to Charlie Intel ahead of the game's June release date. Fortunately, it looks like this may be changed in just a couple of months time. If that is the case, then an announcement should be happening fairly soon.

Research Lawyer says President Trump not under investigation
Author: 0 Lawyer says President Trump not under investigation

It's too early to say for sure what legal strategy his team will settle on, especially since the full contours of the probe aren't known and no public allegations have been leveled by investigators. Asked if that included Rosenstein, Spicer responded, "He serves in this administration". Comey has since said he suspects the circumstances of his firing will be scrutinized by Mueller, putting pressure on Trump's supporters to deny any illegal intent - critical to an obstruction of justice case.

Research Kia unveils eye-catching new Stonic
Author: 0 Kia unveils eye-catching new Stonic

Buyers will be able to personalise their Stonic to their liking, and the auto will be available with up to 20 two-tone colour combinations, with five colours for the "Targa-style" roof. The Stonic won't win any prizes for a revolutionary dashboard layout, but it looks sensible, comfortable and modern enough in there. Michael Cole, chief operating officer of Kia Motors Europe, said: "The Kia Stonic will be one of the most compelling new cars in this rapidly expanding class, backed by Kia's ...

Research Nokia delivers on digital health products
Author: 0 Nokia delivers on digital health products

Nokia had acquired Withings back in April 2016 for a massive $192 million. One of the most notable features I found about using Withings products is the inter-connectivity the devices have when tethered to the health app, or when paired with third-party products like the My Fitness Pal app.

Author: 0 Despite tweeting he's under investigation, Trump lawyer says he's not under investigation

Schiff said he doesn't buy the idea, floated by Trump ally Newt Gingrich, that the president can not commit obstruction by firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, who serves at the president's pleasure. The lawyer also suggested Twitter's character limit may be partly to blame. That's because Monday's White House Press briefing banned video or audio recording of the press gathering.

Author: 0 Special counsel probe turns to Jared Kushner's business dealings, report says

The Washington Post reported Mueller's probe into Kushner's financial transactions Thursday. Kushner's attorney, Jamie Gorelick , suggested the inquiry is just "standard practice". Earlier this week, it was revealed that Mueller is also investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey .

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Gets Rocket League

While Nintendo and Microsoft are all for this functionality, Sony has taken a no-go approach to the idea as of this time. But Mario Kart's influence carried through to one of the biggest factors of the Switch version - local multiplayer. A couple. Gore, for one thing. "We also do have a technical solution in place for PS4 and would love to add Sony's platform to cross-play at the start of open beta", CD Projekt CEO Marcin Iwiński said previous year regarding Gwent .

Research 79 now feared dead or missing in London blaze, police say
Author: 0 79 now feared dead or missing in London blaze, police say

He added that teams and families of missing loved ones must prepare for "the awful reality" that some of those who died in the fire may never be identified due to the intensity of the fire. "There is also a real possibility that there may be people in the building that no one knows are missing", he added. I really hope it won't, but it may increase.

Author: 0 Chinese tour agency axes visits to North Korea for USA citizens

Doctors in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio said the 22-year-old had suffered severe brain damage while in North Korea, but that it was not clear what caused it. But within a day the countenance of his face changed and he was at peace. But we choose to focus on the time we were given to be with this remarkable person.

Research Bollywood stars attend launch of Gauri Khan's self designed lounge bar Arth
Author: 0 Bollywood stars attend launch of Gauri Khan's self designed lounge bar Arth

We can't help but notice how Aryan is a splitting image of the Baadshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan . In fact, the formidable Shabana Azmi saw her in a play and couldn't stop raving about her performance. She captioned the picture as, "Love the tag line". Shahrukh Khan's interviews will never bore you and he'll say the most craziest things out of the blue.

Research Punjab Govt. announces loan waiver for 'marginal' farmers
Author: 0 Punjab Govt. announces loan waiver for 'marginal' farmers

Taking the opposition head-on over the issue, raised in the House, of alleged involvement of Rana Gurjit Singh, Irrigation and Power Minister, in auction of sand mines, the Chief Minister said that without pre-judging the outcome, his government has decided for a judicial enquiry so that truth should prevail.

Author: 0 Zaman, Amir propel Pakistan to rout India for first Champions Trophy title

In the final of the tournament, where India defeated Pakistan by 124 runs in their opening game of Group B, were outplayed by Pakistan as India bowled out for 158 in 30 overs while chasing 339 runs target. He celebrated with an extravagant twirl of his bat and kissed the turf as the Pakistan supporters sensed an unlikely win. Pakistan are the champions, Sarfraz lifts the trophy, they are in white blazers, blazers that fit so badly that you know the tailor never expected this ...

Author: 0 Community reacts to the death of Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old student who was returned to the United States in a coma last week after 17 months as a prisoner in North Korea , has died in a Cincinnati hospital, his parents announced. As a mother, she said she is relieved the family got to hold him one last time . Three Americans remain held in North Korea. Doctors said he suffered a "severe neurological injury" of unknown cause.

Author: 0 Whole Foods CEO calls deal with Amazon 'whirlwind courtship'

With intense competition in the grocery industry from discount European chains like Lidl and Aldi entering the arena , Amazon will be working hard to beat competitors on prices. Although Amazon is predominantly an online first retailer, this deal is clearly testament to the fact that shoppers still want a physical experience with retailers, and this caters perfectly to that.

Research Showers, thunderstorms possible throughout the weekend in Wyoming Valley
Author: 0 Showers, thunderstorms possible throughout the weekend in Wyoming Valley

Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Wednesday will have showers and thunderstorms likely. These showers and thunderstorms will be accompanied by heavy rains, frequent lightning and damaging winds, according to the Weather Service. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Today in the Omaha area, expect mostly sunny skies with a chance of sprinkles before 7 a.m. and a high around 86.

Research Samsung Electronics plans Galaxy Note 8 launch event for August
Author: 0 Samsung Electronics plans Galaxy Note 8 launch event for August

Reports suggest Apple will launch the iPhone 8 alongside the updated iPhone 7s series sometime in September this year. However, the Galaxy Tab S3 misses out on a holster to store the tablet.The S-Pen has been optimised and it now comes with a new 0.7mm tip that is capable of detecting 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity and will support note taking, capturing screen and also allowing users to edit videos in a jiffy.

Research Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice
Author: 0 Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice

Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook, who has castigated Trump for his travel ban and the USA withdrawal from the Paris climate treaty, responded with praise for Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , who is leading the administration's technology sector outreach.

Author: 0 Burlington Mayor Discusses We Are Still In Climate Mayors' Effort

The missive takes a strong stance against the US, typical for the secretive regime. Environmental activists rallied in Portland Thursday to urge Maine's local and state leaders to support the Paris climate agreement. In the absence of dedicated federal funding, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has promised $15 million to the United Nations, explaining, "The fact of the matter is, Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitment, and Americans are not going to let ...

Research Scientists trace how cats spread
Author: 0 Scientists trace how cats spread

So there you have it, cats first proved themselves useful and then used their cuteness to make them truly indispensable. The paper shows that the blotched "tabby" pattern, which is now present in about 80 percent of domestic cats, didn't show up until the Medieval period, and came about as the result of a mutation.

Author: 0 NDA Picks Ram Nath Kovind as its Presidential Candidate

Earlier, the NDA today announced Ram Nath Kovind , the Bihar Governor, as its Presidential candidate . So, she has just gone the other way by saying that a Dalit is welcomed, but not a Dalit from a particular political ideology which of course is now being hinted at the RSS .

Research Man rams police vehicle in Paris; attacker likely killed
Author: 0 Man rams police vehicle in Paris; attacker likely killed

PARIS - France's interior minister says that a driver who rammed a auto carrying explosives into a police convoy on the Champs-Elysees avenue has died after the "attempted attack" on security forces. Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said that the man is "most probably" dead. He said the attacker appeared to have acted deliberately.

Research Elon Musk had a 'promising' conversation about tunnels with Los Angeles mayor
Author: 0 Elon Musk had a 'promising' conversation about tunnels with Los Angeles mayor

The Boring Company has since been discussed by Musk onstage at a TED conference, given legitimacy by a detailed company website and has even started digging a test tunnel at its headquarters in LA. The serial tech entrepreneur envisions loading docks wherein vehicles would simply pull into the skate, get lowered into the tunnel network, and be sent along a slot car-like track at speeds of 200 km/h ( 124 mph).

Research Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons
Author: 0 Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons

The Queen's Speech will be delayed by two days as Theresa May continues to try and thrash out a deal to form a minority Government with the Democratic Unionist Party . The former Labour Northern Ireland secretary said the government could not be a "neutral facilitator" in the province, as the Good Friday Agreement envisages, if it was dependent on one party there for its Commons majority.

Research SpaceX Could Launch
Author: 0 SpaceX Could Launch "Double Header" After BulgariaSat 1 Delay

Official statement was given yesterday - SpaceX chose to move back for four days launch of first Bulgarian GEO communications satellite which was planned for today from LC-39 launch site at Kennedy Space Center. Backup date was set on Sunday, 25th June. Possibly even more exciting is SpaceX's unspoken confirmation that they could functionally conduct two launches in as little as 24 hours, an accomplishment that could garner the company's oft repeated goal of a 24 hour launch cadence with ...

Research Whole Foods customers react to $13.7 billion Amazon merger
Author: 0 Whole Foods customers react to $13.7 billion Amazon merger

In a convergence of online and traditional retailing, Amazon is buying Whole Foods Market , Inc., for $13.7 billion in cash. In an attempt to further pressure one of its biggest competitors, Walmart , Amazon decided it was time to jump into the grocery scene with its purchase of Whole Foods Market, an upscale #Grocery Chain known for its organic products and health foods.

Author: 0 Energy chief: Carbon dioxide not prime driver of warming

Asked by CNBC "Squawk Box" host Joe Kernen whether he believes carbon dioxide "is the primary control knob for the temperature of the Earth and for climate", Perry said , "No". "Perry has the science exactly backward", Shaye Wolf , climate science director at the center, said. When speaking about climate change Monday, Perry didn't outright dismiss the notion that it was happening.

Research Warriors have LeBron, Cavs on ropes after going up 3-0
Author: 0 Warriors have LeBron, Cavs on ropes after going up 3-0

Klay Thompson had 30 points for the Warriors and Stephen Curry finished with 26 points and 13 rebounds. James had 39 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, but his attempt at a tying 3-pointer was blocked by Andre Iguodala and James stepped out of bounds after recovering it, slamming the ball to the court in frustration.

Author: 0 Russian diplomat condemns US for downing Syrian fighter jet

The Canadian military has been flying surveillance aircraft and a refuelling plane over Syria as part of its contribution to the US -led anti-ISIL coalition. Activists say a "de-escalation agreement " brokered by Iran, Russia and Turkey in May has brought little relief. "The coalition does not seek to fight Syrian regime, Russian, or pro-regime forces partnered with them, but will not hesitate to defend coalition or partner forces from any threat", the coalition said.

Research Now You Can Get an Apple Music Yearly Subscription Direct in iOS
Author: 0 Now You Can Get an Apple Music Yearly Subscription Direct in iOS

But Apple quietly added another option. You'll save about $20 per 12 months, which isn't super much in the grand scheme of things, but it's still less than what an uneducated user will end up paying. This setting is quite buried as Apple doesn't want you to know that you can pay less than what you're actually paying. Archrival Spotify doesn't now offer a discount for signing up for a whole year of its streaming service.

Research OnePlus 5 Price Details Leaked For India Ahead of Launch
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Price Details Leaked For India Ahead of Launch

There is no such occasion than this to unveil the OnePlus 5 to attract the customers. Interested users can also set a reminder of the global launch event on YouTube. 37,999. While we don't get all the details on the handset in the feature or the video , we do get confirmation on one major factor: the camera . To put this into perspective, 0.5 Million people just in China have registered for the OnePlus 5 , while Google Pixel's worldwide sales have just reached 1 Million after about 8 ...

Author: 0 Screen protector listing shows what the iPhone 8 will look like

In any case, talking about the screen protector there are few cutouts visible and they are present at the top, where the speaker, sensors, and the camera are placed. What do you think about this latest iPhone 8 rumor? "Features complete edge to edge screen protection for black phones", the post adds. Apple have been extremely secretive about their new 10th anniversary device but this screen protector fits with the all the latest rumours.

Author: 0 Boeing, Airbus seek to outdo each other at Paris Air Show

As always, the devil is in the details. According to Boeing , the 737 MAX 10 will be the airlines' most profitable single-aisle airplane, offering the lowest seat costs ever. "The Max 10 is going to add" to a portfolio that boasts a production backlog of seven years. The Indian aviation market is booming with aircraft orders as in January another low-priced airline GoAir had announced that it is buying 72 A320neo from Airbus for around Dollars 7.7 billion.

Author: 0 NASA Releases Kepler Survey Catalog with Hundreds of New Planet Candidates

It was like, 'Junk, junk, variable star - ooh, planet!' It would be like that. "Yeah, it feels a bit like the end of an era", said Susan Thompson, a Kepler researcher at the SETI Institute. Kepler directly measures the size of planets, and their distance from their stars, meaning there is no way to definitely know whether a planet is habitable.

Research 'Star Trek: Discovery gets a premiere date, will air in two parts
Author: 0 'Star Trek: Discovery gets a premiere date, will air in two parts

The first season - which runs fifteen episodes - is being split into two distinct runs; with the first eight episodes airing from September through to November. The premiere will end the drought of 12 years, 4 months and 11 days since a Star Trek property has appeared on television, when the finale of Star Trek : Enterprise aired.

Author: 0 Xbox Announces Xbox One X

Microsoft couldn't call it Xbox One Elite because it already has a version of the original Xbox One with that branding, and the Xbox One S is the existing console so it couldn't use "S" alone. Release: Microsoft is planning to launch the Xbox One X on November 7th worldwide, priced at $499. The news about the Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility was revealed by Xbox boss Phil Spencer during a recent interview .

Author: 0 At Least 1 Dead After Vehicle Hits Pedestrians Near North London Mosque

Police said all the victims were Muslim and that a 48-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. " The attack unfolded whilst a man was receiving first aid from the public at the scene", Basu said. British security officials, speaking on condition of anonymity in line with official policy, said hate crimes directed at Muslims have increased almost five-fold in the wake of several attacks in Britain.

Research Scientists find several new species in deep water off Australian Coast
Author: 0 Scientists find several new species in deep water off Australian Coast

More than three dozen scientists , including some from Museums Victoria and the CSIRO, explored on the dark abyss with crushing environment almost 4000 meters below the surface using a vessel named Investigator. It appears this particular one bears quite the resemblance to a penis. "We're really excited about the discoveries that we've made and are thrilled that we can now share them with the Australian and global public", the Inquisitr reported.

Research Stay put? Deadly London fire puts scrutiny on high-rise rule
Author: 0 Stay put? Deadly London fire puts scrutiny on high-rise rule

British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. London mayor Sadiq Khan has said that tower blocks in the city built during the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down following the Grenfell Tower fire .

Research Hawaii Passes Law Committing to Paris Climate Agreement
Author: 0 Hawaii Passes Law Committing to Paris Climate Agreement

We are targeting our senators, Sen. Mayors National Climate Action Agenda released a statement signed by 61 mayors across the country saying, "We will continue to lead". But University of Southern California Marshall School of Business' Shon Hiatt said there is a trade-off for having tougher environmental regulations.

Research Bihar: Minor girl gangraped, thrown out of moving train
Author: 0 Bihar: Minor girl gangraped, thrown out of moving train

The girl was found unconscious at Kiul railway station on Saturday by the station authorities and rushed to a local hospital in Lakhisarai for immediate medical assistance. "I could hear them speaking that they should kill me and they threw me out of the train". Meanwhile, the police have said that one of the accused has been identified and arrested.

Research Trump's withdrawal: Kissing Paris good-bye
Author: 0 Trump's withdrawal: Kissing Paris good-bye

Schall said Oglethorpe plans to do its part in upholding the accord, including continuing its sustainability initiative, launched in 2008, to initiate and fund new activities related to environmental preservation. It is not yet clear what the mechanisms of private individuals and corporations or individual States, as opposed to countries, are to contribute to provisions of a treaty such as this one.