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Author: 0 NASA Discovers 10 New Earth-Like Planets

The scientists discovered that the planets that are nearly the size of the Earth or smaller are usually rocky while those that are bigger than the Earth tend to be gas-formed like Neptune. The Kepler spacecraft was launched in the year 2009 with a mission to look for the exoplanets in the region in proximity of our galaxy. Out of those planet candidates, 2,335 have already been verified as an exoplanet.

Research Windows 10 Source Code Leaked
Author: 0 Windows 10 Source Code Leaked

Remember when Microsoft said no known ransomware could run on Windows 10 S? However, it later became clear that the leak was smaller than originally reported , and what's more, much of this data had been made available. Microsoft CEO Satya NadellaBusiness InsiderA huge compilation of Microsoft's proprietary Windows 10 software code has been leaked online, according to the Register .

Author: 0 Cindy weakens to tropical depression after landfall in Louisiana, Texas

Tropical storm force winds of 39 miles per hour or higher are expected closer to the coast, but Cindy is expected to gradually weaken as it tracks toward the ArkLaTex. For a couple of days, Tropical Storm Cindy put on a show on the West End of Dauphin Island. Labeled a 1,000-year flood by the National Weather Service, the storm destroyed more than 2,100 homes statewide and damaged another 2,000.

Author: 0 Rain from tropical storm forecast in West Virginia

Much of next week is looking dry with below normal temperatures. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said several emergency operations teams have been activated or are on standby to prepare for the storm's landfall . Heavy rains are expected to push river and lake levels higher over the next few days as remnants of the one-time tropical storm cross Tennessee and Kentucky and take aim at West Virginia.

Research Kepler Space Telescope Detects 10 New Earth-Like Planets
Author: 0 Kepler Space Telescope Detects 10 New Earth-Like Planets

The talk among scientists at a Kepler conference in California this weekend is that it is closer to 60%, Alan Boss, an astronomer at the Carnegie Institution, said. This is the most detailed and exhaustive catalog of exoplanets candidates for life outside our solar system, derived from the data collected by Kepler in the first four years of his mission.

Author: 0 YouTube's mobile app to adjust to display videos of any size

YouTube has come up with a solution for those who are not able to watch a 360-degree video on the site because of browser incompatibility or other reasons. Johnson & Johnson, who had previously removed their ads from YouTube due to brand safety concerns, recently bought an exclusive sponsorship to the Ryan Seacrest produced Best.Cover.Ever.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall, impacts still felt locally

Cindy moved ashore as a tropical storm near the Louisiana-Texas line early Thursday and continued to pull Gulf moisture inland as it moved north toward Arkansas while weakening to a depression by mid-morning. Tropical Depression Cindy continues to weaken but heavy rains continue. "As expected, wind has not been a big problem with this system, but an additional 3-7" of rain will remain possible over parts of Alabama , Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, and western Tennessee.

Research Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act, allows hotels on highways to serve liquor
Author: 0 Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act, allows hotels on highways to serve liquor

This is the second time that the government had circumvented the SC order , as it had earlier denotified stretches of over 30 km on seven state highways in Punjab to allow liquor vends to function on those stretches. The Punjab Assembly on Friday passed a bill to enable hotels, restaurants and other notified places near highways in the state to supply alcohol. It further adds that notwithstanding anything contained in any judgment, decree or order of any court, tribunal or authority, any of ...

Author: 0 Suspected tornado: 1 hurt, businesses flattened in Alabama

Cindy is expected to dump 3 to 6 inches (7.5 to 15 cm) of rain as it heads north and east into the Ohio Valley and the Appalachian Mountains through Saturday , said Brian Hurley, a weather service meteorologist. "Now if we get wind and it knocks the corn down, well, I don't want that". "Right now, we're not anticipating any severe weather with these storms", Villanueva said.

Research Presidential Polls: After Nitish Kumar, Sharad Pawar kept Opposition on their toes
Author: 0 Presidential Polls: After Nitish Kumar, Sharad Pawar kept Opposition on their toes

Various other opposition parties, which were nearly sidelined by the NDA-led BJP Government as it announced Ram Nath Kovind as their presidential candidate. On the other Opposition led by Congress had manged to field Meira Kumar as candidate after hectic parleys. He said that while he deeply respects Meira Kumar, he thinks "Bihar ki beti " has been nominated only to lose.

Research Verizon closes $4.4B Yahoo deal, Marissa Mayer steps down
Author: 0 Verizon closes $4.4B Yahoo deal, Marissa Mayer steps down

Verizon wishes Mayer well in her future endeavors, the release said. Former AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is now the CEO of Oath . The downside to the deal is that around 2 000 Yahoo! and AOL jobs will be cut, with retrenchments set to begin as early as Wednesday.

Author: 0 Senate to vote to repeal Obamacare

White House officials said on Friday that Trump has been in touch with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and made calls on Thursday and Friday to other lawmakers. The bill would replace its individual insurance coverage with new subsidies and requirements and cut federal funding for Medicaid . In a joint statement , Cruz, Johnson, Paul and Lee said they oppose the bill because it does not fully repeal the Affordable Care Act .

Author: 0 Caravaggio wakes up in time to seal Commonwealth Cup glory at Ascot

Harry Angel dominated from the front in last month's Sandy Lane Stakes at Haydock and adopted the same trail-blazing tactics under Adam Kirby. In the finish of the week in the race of the week, Big Orange stuck his long neck out to narrowly hold last year's victor Order Of St George - part owned by Lloyd Williams - under Ryan Moore .

Research Latest Apple Leak Reveals New Look for Coming iPhone 8
Author: 0 Latest Apple Leak Reveals New Look for Coming iPhone 8

And, as far as the tempered glass is concerned, we can see a bezel-less design with a small cutout on the top for the front facing camera and speaker grille. Why? That's because each of the premium features expected in Apple's anniversary device also carries a premium cost, from the integrated Touch ID to the organic light-emitting (OLED) display to the possible addition of wireless/fast charging.

Research NASA's Kepler Survey Catalog Reveals 219 New Planet Candidates
Author: 0 NASA's Kepler Survey Catalog Reveals 219 New Planet Candidates

The first phase of the Kepler mission, which aims to scan across 200,000 stars in the Cygnus constellation in order to find other planets just like our own, has updated its catalog of exoplanets for the eighth time. Moreover, of the total planets, 10 are reportedly earth-size! The Kepler space telescope is on a constant look for exoplanets. I, for one, am ecstatic .

Research PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds passes 4 million sales, hits $100M in revenue
Author: 0 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds passes 4 million sales, hits $100M in revenue

In only 13 weeks since its Early Access launch back in March, Playerunknown's Battlegrounds has generated $ 100 million in revenue after selling over four million copies. After only three months of its debut in Steam Early Access , PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has won the preference of players and has become a multiplayer phenomenon in a very short time.

Author: 0 Pakistan to take on India today

After the win, India will now play the 5-6 position match in which they face Canada who earlier beat China 7-3. Ramandeep Singh and Mandeep Singh struck a brace each while Harmanpreet sounded the board in the third quarter in India's comprehensive victory in the match.

Author: 0 UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

U.N. spokeswoman Eri Kaneko said Friday that the United Nations is ready to assist in mediating if requested. "This list does not satisfy that criteria", Sheikh Saif added. That call appeared to have been roundly ignored, and it was the Kuwaitis - who also offered to mediate - who delivered the list Thursday to Qatar . The Turkish defense minister, Fikri Isik, rejected the demand that Qatar close the Turkish military base and suggested that Turkey would enhance its presence there as a ...

Author: 0 Donors pledge $352 million to help South Sudan refugees in Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Food aid soon will run out for almost a million South Sudanese sheltering in Uganda in what has become the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis, the United Nations refugee chief said Friday. The conflict has killed tens of thousands of people and displaced millions. Uganda is now Africa's leading refugee-hosting country, having jumped from the eighth largest refugee-hosting country in the world in mid-2016 to the third largest now, after Turkey and Pakistan .

Author: 0 Twin bomb blasts leave 27 dead, 120 wounded in northern Pakistan

The death toll is expected to rise. There was no immediate claim for Friday's attack. Police said that a banned group was involved in killing of cops in Karachi but did not identify the attackers. The attack was claimed by both the local affiliate of ISIL and by Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, an offshoot of the Pakistani Taliban , according to the Site monitoring group.

Research Sailing-Britain turns tables on New Zealand to win Youth America's Cup
Author: 0 Sailing-Britain turns tables on New Zealand to win Youth America's Cup

Coutts was CEO of Oracle Team USA when it beat Alinghi in a match of giant multihulls in 2010 and then defended against Team New Zealand in 2013. Team New Zealand are in a commanding position in the America's Cup Final leading 3-0 after day two of racing against the defending champions Oracle Team USA.

Research Qatar Ties to Iran Terrorism
Author: 0 Qatar Ties to Iran Terrorism

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister insists there's no blockade on Qatar and says his country will provide food and medical supplies if needed. Qatar denies allegations it supports terrorism and has vowed to not give up its independent foreign policy .

Research Mysterious Planet 10 could be hiding out beyond Pluto
Author: 0 Mysterious Planet 10 could be hiding out beyond Pluto

But the additional planetary object scientists are now searching for near the Kuiper belt - although still in the far reaches of the outer solar system - would be much closer than Planet Nine . "If it's the size of Mars, that is a pretty big object, which would suggest it would be most likely scattered out there by planetary movements further in", says Volk.

Author: 0 This man has visited Disneyland 2000 days in a row

The unemployed Disney fans thought it would be a fun way to keep up their spirits if they visited every day during that leap year. "It's become a living, breathing thing along the way", Reitz told the Orange County Register . "I love sitting in the front row, holding the handle and leaning into the turns". His favorite restaurant is Pizza Port in Tomorrowland. "What we mostly know about him is that he loves Disneyland", said John McClintock, a spokesman for the theme park.

Research WhatsApp Now Allows Sharing of All File Types
Author: 0 WhatsApp Now Allows Sharing of All File Types

That'll make the messaging service even more useful for productivity and sharing. WhatsApp is now testing new functions and expected to be rolled out soon to its users and it will be obviously received well as it will make file sharing easier.

Research Mueller meets with House leaders amid Trump-Russia probe
Author: 0 Mueller meets with House leaders amid Trump-Russia probe

But on Sunday, Sekulow appeared on four morning shows, initially denying that Trump was under investigation, and explaining that Trump was merely tweeting he was under investigation in response to the story in the Post . If Mueller decides there is a case to answer for either the President or his aides in the issue of alleged collusion with Russian Federation or over a potential cover-up, the political uproar will be incalculable.

Author: 0 United Nations refugee report warns South Sudan could be next Syria

That number is 300,000 people higher than in 2015 and is six million people more than it was in 2014. The Ambassador said that the people of South Sudan know first-hand the pain, challenges, and resilience of refugee life. "We're not expecting Japan to welcome 10 million refugees " at once, he said. People around the world were forced to leave their homes in record numbers in 2016.

Research Man who killed father with bat arrested in Atlantic City
Author: 0 Man who killed father with bat arrested in Atlantic City

State Police are looking Michael Marchalk of Barnesville, Schuylkill County. The suspect had lived with his father a few days before the Father's Day beating and was supposed to enter a drug treatment program Monday. Gary Marchalk was found face down in a bedroom surrounded by blood and an aluminum bat was found nearby, according to published reports . Michael Marchalk had last been seen driving his father's 2015 Ford Fusion on the day of the murder.

Research Brendan Dassey wins in federal appeals court
Author: 0 Brendan Dassey wins in federal appeals court

Pending retrial or the state's appeal, Dassey remains in custody for allegedly helping uncle Steven Avery kill Halbach. The magistrate overturned the now 27-year-old Dassey's conviction, and ordered him released from prison. The state justice department had harsh words , stating "We continue to send our condolences to the Halbach family as they have to suffer through another attempt by Mr".

Research Military jet practicing for Ohio air show in accident
Author: 0 Military jet practicing for Ohio air show in accident

Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Dayton says a report was received at 12:31 p.m. Friday of a jet off the end of a runway and on its top. No injured were reported and both people in the aircraft were safely removed, according to WHIO . "Winds were from the northwest at 13 miles per hour at 12:36 p.m.

Research Not to be sniffed at Lions coach gets up Hansen's nose
Author: 0 Not to be sniffed at Lions coach gets up Hansen's nose

It's something we'll be aware but we'll be looking at what we can do ourselves to quicken that ball up and obviously slow down their ball as well. Apart from the much hoped for return from injury of No. Ken Owens, Sam Warburton , Rhys Webb and Halfpenny are four further Wales internationals ready to make an impact from the bench against Steve Hansen's back-to-back World Cup winners.

Author: 0 Verstappen shines in Baku

After setting the fastest time of the day, a 1:43.362, the Dutchman out-braked himself into Turn 1 in the last minute of the session, spinning into the barrier and hitting hard. Massa ended up 11th at the end of the session ahead of Fernando Alonso , who may have taken some pleasure from finishing 12th had it not been for a gearbox failure with 30 minutes remaining.

Author: 0 Utah Senators Split On Republican Health Bill

Obama went on to say the bill was " mean ", quoting President Trump's thoughts on the House version of the bill. If the Senate passes its bill, the House will either have to vote on the Senate version of the legislation or the two chambers will have to reconcile their differences in a conference committee.

Research Mourinho considers Pogba for Man Utd captaincy
Author: 0 Mourinho considers Pogba for Man Utd captaincy

Fabinho is reported to be close to joining Man Utd for a transfer fee in the region of € 40 million. Monaco midfielder Fabinho says he would be tempted by an offer from Manchester United this summer. During a live television interview, the Brazilian global was asked if he would be keen to move to United if the opportunity arose. He told Esporte Interativo : "If Mourinho invites me [to join United], it would be very tempting, but, first of all, I would have to talk with my agent and ...

Author: 0 UK seeks to reassure EU citizens they can stay after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May told reporters prior to the summit she was looking forward to constructive negotiations. "We want the rights of European Union citizens to be permanently guaranteed". She doesn't acknowledge that just because they're living overseas, they're still British. Michel insisted Brexit negotiations should proceed without fanciful distractions.

Author: 0 Theresa May apologises over deadly London apartment fire as UK Parliament opens

The Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is the government ministry most directly affected by Brexit, estimating that some 80 per cent of its work is affected by about 1,200 European Union laws. in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for". "The election result was not the one I hoped for, but this government will respond with humility and resolve to the message the electorate sent", May said in a statement.

Author: 0 Fultz steps out in shoes made of basketballs

The 2017 NBA Draft has finally come and gone. Lonzo Ball wants to stay home with the Los Angeles Lakers at No. 2, and it seems surer than ever he will. Boston received the No. 3 overall pick and a future first-round pick in the deal. Elsewhere, the Boston Celtics picked small forward Jayson Tatum, shooting guard Josh Jackson moved to the Phoenix Suns and the Sacramento Kings plumped for De'Aaron Fox from Kentucky.

Author: 0 Cindy Weakens to Depression

Cindy was centered about 40 miles northwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana and moving north near 12 mph. Tri-state residents are bracing for potential impacts from Tropical Depression Cindy as the weakened but still strong storm takes aim at parts of the south.

Author: 0 McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

Obamacare has been credited with expanding health coverage to many more Americans. Trump promised during his campaign not to reduce Medicaid . In a statement, Hupfer says the necessary solution is "patient-focused, not government-controlled" health care.

Research Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Stickers Are Nothing More Than Snake Oil
Author: 0 Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Stickers Are Nothing More Than Snake Oil

The product is literally just a sticker which you place on your body to "rebalance the energy frequency" and is reportedly made of "NASA space suit material". We will ignore, for the moment, the question of how you program a sticker , and instead contemplate how sticking "conductive carbon" on exposed skin can alleviate your ailments.

Research The Surprising Link Between Egg Shape and Bird Flight
Author: 0 The Surprising Link Between Egg Shape and Bird Flight

If that doesn't seem like a huge deal to you, the study blew away every researcher I spoke to, and received a featured spot in Science , which published it today. The team used those measurements to determine how far from perfectly spherical each of almost 50,000 eggs was-that is, how pointy or elongated it was.

Research Govt announces 30 Smart Cities, Thiruvanathapuram tops list
Author: 0 Govt announces 30 Smart Cities, Thiruvanathapuram tops list

Thiruvananthapuram:As much as Rs 1,538 crore will be spent on developmental projects in Thiruvananthapuram under the Smart Cities Mission , Minister for Local Self-Government K.T. "That is how urban development has been approached in countries such as the US". Siddharth Sihag, CEO, Udaipur Smart City Company Ltd., presented the case of Udaipur.

Research Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism
Author: 0 Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism

The initiative's founding partners include the Jo Cox Foundation, set up in memory of the murdered MP, as well as other anti-hate groups from the Jewish and Muslim communities. Further, Sandberg stated that through this partnership, Facebook has focused on counter-speech by giving a voice to people to speak against violence and extremism.

Author: 0 A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

With the storm inland, projections show it weakening further to a post-tropical storm by tonight. A warning about a tropical storm was declared from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the mouth of the Mississippi River. The National Weather Service estimates that anywhere from 2 to 10 inches of rain has fallen along Gulf Coast, and flooding has been reported Thursday throughout the Gulf Coast, including in New Orleans , Cameron, LA, Ocean Springs , MS, and Spanish Fort, AL.

Author: 0 Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second — NBADRAFT

Philadelphia, which was picking No. 1 overall for the second straight year, acquired the top pick in the draft from the Boston Celtics in a trade completed earlier this week. Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau hope to rekindle their past. New Orleans traded its first-round pick - 10th overall - to Sacramento in February as part of a trade to acquire Cousins.