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Author: 0 Journalism Awards for NASCAR-Daytona International Speedway news coverage by Henry Frederick

Races are now considered official after the completion of the second stage even if the distance completed is less than halfway, the standard used under the old format. When the third stage concludes the first-place driver is declared the victor and points are distributed throughout the field. Henry Frederick has won five journalism-industry awards for covering NASCAR-related events at Daytona International Speedway over the past two decades, capped off by a first place award a year ago for ...

Science Five judges appointed to the Supreme Court after a long wait
Author: 0 Five judges appointed to the Supreme Court after a long wait

Kaul, who began his tenure as chief justice of Madras high court on July 26, 2014, said use of technology for better administration is among the most essential requirements of the country's legal system. Articles 124 and 217 of the Constitution stipulate that judges will be appointed by the President of India after "consultation" with the chief justice of India and other judges.

Author: 0 Suspect detained over death of North Korea leader's half brother

Police have not confirmed the account. The NIS chief said Kim Jong-nam was under the protection of Chinese authorities up to his death and that his former wife and son, now residing in Beijing, as well as his second wife and two children in Macau, are still being looked after by them.

Science Poll Shows Elizabeth Warren Losing To Donald Trump In 2020 Matchup
Author: 0 Poll Shows Elizabeth Warren Losing To Donald Trump In 2020 Matchup

Jeff Sessions' nomination for attorney general after she read a 1986 letter about Sessions from Coretta Scott King, the widow of Martin Luther King Jr. 21 percent have a favorable view of Trump's top adviser Steve Bannon, while 33 percent have an unfavorable opinion of him. Thirty-three percent find him unfavorable and 47 percent have never heard of him.

Science Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday
Author: 0 Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in shares of Campbell Soup Company by 1,708.4% in the third quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 2,918 shares of the company's stock valued at $176,000 after buying an additional 543 shares during the last quarter.

Author: 0 TCS board to consider share buyback next week

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) shares today rose almost 3 per cent after the company said its board will meet next week to consider share buyback. In mid-morning trade on BSE, the scrip was quoting at Rs 2,440.10, over 1% higher than Wednesday's close price of Rs 2,415.70 per share.

Author: 0 Nasa's Dawn finds key ingredients for alien life on dwarf planet Ceres

Unfortunately, the scientists couldn't actually tell what the stuff is, just that it looks like aliphatic organic material . When looking at the infrared data from in and around Cere's Ernutet crater, the researchers found a dip in the reflected light at wavelengths of 3.4 micrometers, which meant that these wavelengths were being absorbed.

Author: 0 Woolly Mammoth on Verge of Resurrection

Church says the next step would be to produce a hybrid embryo, although in reality this would really be more like an elephant embryo carrying a handful of mammoth genetic traits. The end goal is to develop a mammoth embryo into a fetus, and to take it to full term, he told New Scientist . But don't expect the woolly mammoth remake to be exactly the same as its Ice Age ancestor.

Science Pres. Trump boasts his administration running like fined-tuned machine
Author: 0 Pres. Trump boasts his administration running like fined-tuned machine

It's all fake news. He pointed to Trump's restarting of the construction of oil pipelines, removal of business regulations, moves to end Obamacare and the ending of Washington's involvement in a free trade pact with Pacific countries. "President Trump also suggested that the U.S. and SA do more to collaborate on shared security interests‚ including the fight against terrorism". He also lamented that "drugs are becoming cheaper than candy bars"; spouted a deeply misleading statistic about ...

Author: 0 Rangers officially announce Napoli signing

The Rangers re-introduced Napoli on Thursday morning. The first baseman/designated hitter signed an $8.5 million one-year deal. That comes in the form of a $6 million salary for 2017 and a club option in 2018, according to FOX Sports reporter Ken Rosenthal.

Author: 0 Partial sale of Dakota Access Pipeline completed after construction starts back up

Bernardo Silva doubled Portugal's lead four minutes later when he connected with a pass inside the box and slammed home low into the middle of the net. Russian fans in a 56,290 crowd made it clear who they came to see. Ronaldo's goal was his 75th with Portugal , taking him level with Sandor Kocsis in second on the list of global goals for European players, and he said he was happy to contribute.

Science Tiger duo named to 2017 Golden Spikes Award preseason watch list
Author: 0 Tiger duo named to 2017 Golden Spikes Award preseason watch list

The righty is the first Tiger ever to be selected to the watch list in a player's first three seasons. The Golden Spikes award is given annually to the best amateur baseball player in the nation. At the plate and as UVA's primary starting center fielder, Haseley batted.304 with six home runs, 19 doubles and 37 RBI. Sappelt and Meo went on to finish as semifinalists for the award.

Science Kanye West is focusing on his fashion comeback
Author: 0 Kanye West is focusing on his fashion comeback

Minnesota has the highest Somali population in the US. @zijabi added: "Just came across Halima Aden; a Muslim woman who is featured in CR fashion book and is walking for Yeezy soon!" West didn't do a traditional post-show wave, but things still went much smoother than last year's Yeezy Season 4 show, which ran late and caused some models to faint from the heat.

Author: 0 NASA 'Space Poop Challenge' a Step-Up From Diapers

SpaceX plans to launch nearly 5,500 pounds of science experiments, supplies and research equipment for NASA to the International Space Station on Saturday morning. The first Orion piloted mission will be launched no sooner than 2021. With astronauts on board, the mission would most likely be shorter. If NASA adds a crew to EM-1, the additional costs and delays could push the flight back even further, not to mention the risk of flying astronauts on an untested rocket.

Author: 0 Earth has a hidden continent

If you thought that New Zealand was just a couple scrappy islands mucking around at a comfortable distance from Antarctica then prepare to expand your conception of it to an entire continent. The 11 geologists involved in the study stated that the southwest region of the Pacific Ocean located to the east of Australia, that contains New Zealand and New Caledonia, is actually a continent of its own.

Author: 0 Twitter Temporarily Limiting Reach Of User Accounts Sending Abusive Tweets

Or, if someone retweets a tweet from a punished account, the retweet won't show up to users not following the account. Several users who are temporarily restricted by Twitter have tweeted screenshots of messages they've received saying that they had violated the company's content rules .

Author: 0 NASA Wants You To Find Planet 9

The astronomers are working on it, but it may be some time before we spot it. Astronomers believe the planet exists because of odd orbits of other distant objects that spin beyond Neptune. Astronomers expect the Sun's neighborhood will contain many low-mass objects called brown dwarfs. A previously cataloged brown dwarf named WISE 0855?0714 shows up as a moving orange dot (upper left) in this loop of WISE images spanning five years.

Author: 0 President Donald Trump blasts media, detractors at combative news conference

While it was a marked contrast with the normal dynamics of a presidential news conference, the East Room show was vintage Trump. Mr Trump has vowed to bypass the media and take his message "straight to the people". He added: "We are following through on pledges we made, and they're not happy about it. I don't think there's ever been a president elected who in this short period of time has done what we've done", Trump said.

Author: 0 UAE plans first city on Mars by 2117

The announcement was made on the sidelines of the World Government Summit in the presence of representatives of 138 governments , six major worldwide organisations, as well as leading global tech companies, the Gulf News reported. This will nurture national cadres who are specialised in space sciences. "Our aim is that the UAE will spearhead worldwide efforts to make this dream a reality", he said.

Author: 0 Apple TV's most glaring omission could soon be fixed

For example, Bloomberg says Apple is considering building its own MFi gaming controller for the Apple TV. The report suggests that Apple hasn't revolutionized the Apple TV for a number of reasons. Bloomberg reports that the current model of the Apple TV had prototypes with coax connectors to replace the cable box and control the full TV interface.

Author: 0 Two Bodies Found Where Girls Went Missing

A HAUNTING snapchat image shows a girl who went missing with her friend just hours before cops found two bodies near the bridge it was taken on. He said the girls went hiking Monday because the school they attended did not have classes that day.

Author: 0 Climate change is draining the oceans of oxygen

However, past studies have found that the world's oceans have been steadily warming for half a century. Warm water can't hold as many dissolved gas molecules as cold water can, because the more actively jostling and bumping molecules create more opportunities for, say, oxygen molecules to escape into the air.

Author: 0 Trump attacks 'dishonest' media in first solo press conference

According to a Rasmussen poll, Trump's approval rating sits at 55%. Trump continued, "The media is going through what they have to go through to often times distort, not all the time, and some of it is fantastic". Tremendous disservice. We had to talk about it because the press honestly is out of control. "To be honest, I inherited a mess". It's a mess. At home, and overseas - a mess.

Science Wildlife more threatened by climate change than previously thought
Author: 0 Wildlife more threatened by climate change than previously thought

To adequately address this crisis, researcher reinforces the need of halting climate change and preparing for the outcome of global warming . A survey of studies has determined that climate change has had a particularly dire effect on mammals and birds on the endangered species list.

Science Penne saving: polite children secure discount at Italian restaurant
Author: 0 Penne saving: polite children secure discount at Italian restaurant

Because one restaurateur, Antonio Ferrari, has had enough. Antonio Ferrari is taking five percent off the bill at his wine bar in Padua, Italy, if children sit quietly at the table. When the meal was done, Ferrari offered a five percent discount, resulting in 13 euros being knocked off the bill. He describes them as having "much composure".

Author: 0 Alphabet Taps McCray to Lead Access Unit, Including Fiber

McCray used to be chief executive officer of telecom services provider Aero Communications Inc. Late past year, The Information reported that CenturyLink was a "potential acquirer" of Google Fiber. According to Bloomberg , which broke the news, Alphabet is reducing in size its Access division alongside the appointment with "several hundred employees" moving over to the main Google business.

Author: 0 McDonald's Paid Aerospace Engineers to Invent the Straw of the Future

With St. Patrick's Day approaching, McDonald's is introducing a high-tech straw created to maximize the flavor of its new Chocolate Shamrock Shakes . Patrick's Day appearance. A new advertising campaign is promoting a straw that lets you sip two flavors of a shake at once. According to McDonald's, their new tubular sipping device required some fairly complex computational fluid dynamics simulations to get the flow right and make sure it works just as well at the bottom of your shake as it ...

Author: 0 Recent analysts Ratings: NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES)

In terms of earnings per share, 2 analysts have a 23.25 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Mar-17, for the quarter ending Jun-17, 2 analysts have a 24.97 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Jun-17 there are 15 estimates of 99.10 EPS.

Author: 0 Impact of Brokerage Rating on Energy Transfer Equity, LP(ETE)

A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for Netflix, Inc. The price-to-book ratio (P/B Ratio) is a ratio used to compare a stock's market value to its book value. (NYSE:ETP) [ Trend Analysis ] considering as most desiring stocks in active trading lead, shares eased down after opening to traded at $38.08 with volume of 3.05 Million shares.

Author: 0 CONSUMER ALERT | Stroller recall due to fall hazard

The Britax B-Agile and BOB Motion strollers with Click and Go auto seat mounts are being recalled, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission . There have been 26 injuries reported including scratches, bruises, cuts and bumps to the head. The recall affects approximately 676,000 strollers sold in the USA, about 36,400 sold in Canada, and about 4,600 that were sold in Mexico.

Author: 0 Active Stock Momentum: Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

The firm shows the market capitalization of $27.04 Million. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 2.02 million shares versus an average volume of 2.43 million shares during last trading session. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 2.49% which for the week approaches 3.67. The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.11.

Science Thimble playing piece dropped from new Monopoly game
Author: 0 Thimble playing piece dropped from new Monopoly game

After a three-week vote, the longtime Monopoly token is being retired from the game, Hasbro announced. The thimble has been a staple of Monopoly boards around the world since the game was launched back in 1935. Some of the new tokens that were up for consideration this year included a penguin, rubber duck, TV, watch, and an emoji of Mr. Monopoly . The original tokens were the iron, purse, lantern, race vehicle, thimble, boot, top hat, battleship, cannon and rocking horse.

Science Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple shares, ups stakes in airlines
Author: 0 Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple shares, ups stakes in airlines

Assuming Berkshire has not sold its stake, Apple's 16.6 percent gain this year would leave it with a $1.1 billion paper profit in 2017 alone. Now, with AAPL trading near the $135 mark at the close of business today, Berkshire's AAPL stock is worth some $7.74 billion if it still holds the stock.

Science Ex-cyclone Dineo, although downgraded, is still bringing the heat
Author: 0 Ex-cyclone Dineo, although downgraded, is still bringing the heat

EST) Ex-Tropical Cyclone Dineo was located near 23.4 degrees south latitude and 34.1 degrees east longitude, just inland from the coast of southeastern Mozambique. It is important to keep in mind that all such tropical systems, which originate over open water, are critically dependent on the open ocean as a source of latent heat energy in order to sustain their growth and intensification.

Science Snapchat IPO to aim for $22.2bn valuation
Author: 0 Snapchat IPO to aim for $22.2bn valuation

The parent company of SnapChat said in a regulatory filing Thursday that the IPO is likely to be priced between $14 and $16 per share. Snap, which filed for its IPO in early February, was widely expected to be valued at between $20 billion and $25 billion, giving the company the richest valuation in a USA technology IPO since Facebook Inc.

Science Amazon Games appoints John Smedley to run new third studio
Author: 0 Amazon Games appoints John Smedley to run new third studio

Smedley, previously the president of Sony Online Entertainment and Daybreak Game Company, will lead an "all-new team" in San Diego on an unannounced title. He's best known in the gaming world for his work on EverQuest . Smedley is hiring people for the new studio, and Amazon is also recruiting people for its Seattle, Orange County, and Austin locations.

Author: 0 LG G6's FullVision Display and UX 6.0 Previewed

The LG UX 6 .0 on the LG G6 will include Square Camera , a feature that'll divide the screen into two equal 1:1 halves. LG Electronics' upcoming G6 smartphone will have a new UX that utilizes the 18:9 ratio Full Vision display, the company has said.

Author: 0 Pretender to Tamil Nadu leadership Sasikala jailed for corruption

She had to surrender to authorities to serve a four-year jail term on Wednesday, but appointed Mr Palanaswami before she left. Further, Sasikala sacked Panneerselvam from primary membership of the party. The opposition has been accusing the central government of interfering in the politics of Tamil Nadu by not letting Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao take a concrete decision in the matter.

Science Kim Jong Un's half-brother dies in Malaysian airport, police say
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un's half-brother dies in Malaysian airport, police say

Kim Jong Nam was known to spend a significant amount of time outside of North Korea, and had spoken publicly against his family's control of his home country. He apparently died on the way to the hospital. South Korea's foreign ministry said it could not confirm the reports, and the country's intelligence agency could not be reached for comment by Reuters .

Science Top American aerospace, defence firms support 'Make in India'
Author: 0 Top American aerospace, defence firms support 'Make in India'

A day after the IAF inducted the first indigenously developed all-weather airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) system on the inaugural day of the show, the Army on Wednesday tested the Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), a multirole combat chopper developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited that is likely to get initial operational clearance soon.

Author: 0 Winston Churchill Contemplates ETs In Newly Discovered Essay

Churchill sent the article to his publisher, Emery Reves, and revisited it again some years later, even changing the terminology used in the title (from "Science" to "Universe") to reflect the advances in understanding that had taken place in the scientific field during those years.

Author: 0 Tom Brady and Super Bowl 51 are getting a movie, report says

During the 2016 regular season, he completed 67.4% of his passes, threw 28 touchdowns (remember he missed four games) and only two interceptions, and had a quarterback rating of 112.2, the second best of his career. So finally I said ... The five-time Super Bowl champ has been friends with President Donald Trump for years. Brady remained gracious through a much-anticipated handover of the Super Bowl LI MVP trophy from the commissioner the day after the game.

Author: 0 Impact of Brokerage Rating on CF Industries Holdings, Inc.(CF)

On next day when data was publically announced, the stock's closing price was $29.75 with -4.09% decline in its share price. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for CF Industries Holdings, Inc .

Author: 0 California dam evacuees allowed to go home

The American Red Cross has launched a massive disaster response in northern California where at least 188,000 people are under evacuation orders near the Oroville dam system. It also will allow the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide funds to help with debris removal as well as fix work to bridges, roads and other pubic facilities.

Author: 0 US Solar Market Shattered Records In 2016

For the first time ever, solar was the largest source of annual new electric capacity additions, the SEIA said. There are now 1.3 million solar installations across the United States, with a cumulative capacity of over 40 gigawatts. The industry also grew to record employment levels past year, with 260,000 workers, according to a report released last week by The Solar Foundation .

Science Remains of Missing Maryland Girl Found Near Virginia Park
Author: 0 Remains of Missing Maryland Girl Found Near Virginia Park

Venus Lorena Romero Iraheta voluntarily left her home on January 15, according to police. Detectives were initially unable to confirm the cause of death or the teen female's identity, but following an autopsy, police ruled the case as a homicide and said the girl suffered trauma to the upper body.