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Author: 0 Turkish opposition says appealing referendum on Erdogan powers

After Erdogan's narrow win in Sunday's referendum on creating an executive presidency, Trump congratulated the Turkish leader in a phone call on Monday, in contrast to the muted reaction of European leaders to the result, which has been challenged by the opposition.

Author: 0 Switch is Nintendo's fastest-selling console ever in the US

Even Super Mario 64-one of only two games that launched with the Nintendo 64 in the United States in 1996-didn't outsell its own console hardware in its debut (The best numbers we could find suggest 300,000 Super Mario 64 cartridges sold for 350,000 Nintendo 64 consoles in the system's opening weekend).

Science Scientists leave labs, take to streets to defend research
Author: 0 Scientists leave labs, take to streets to defend research

She said her group also plans to carry its message beyond Saturday, starting with a national " week of action " in late April which will include calls and emails to politicians around the country to stress the importance of science. "It's killing our fish, we have flooding in our communities, we have a rise of environmental diseases". It wasn't only major cities where scientists and their supporters came out.

Author: 0 USA cargo ship successfully launched to space station, 360-degree view fails

The barrel-shaped Cygnus spacecraft , nestled atop a white Atlas V rocket, soared into the blue sky over Cape Canaveral, Florida at 11:11 am (1511 GMT). The launch is scheduled for August 3 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Tuesday's launch marked the first time NASA, in coordination with the ULA and Orbital ATK , has broadcast a rocket launch with a 360-degree view, which should "virtually place the public at the based of the rocket during ...

Science Wenger: Wilshere injury won't impact on contract talks with midfielder
Author: 0 Wenger: Wilshere injury won't impact on contract talks with midfielder

His career has been stopped by many injuries. Today, at the top level, the most important thing is the consistency of the presence. Wenger did not want to talk about any potential transfers, he did mention Jack Wilshere, claiming he had not been in contact yet, but the player would return to the club at some point to start his rehabilitation.

Science PM's message on Earth Day
Author: 0 PM's message on Earth Day

Every year, April 22 is observed as the anniversary of the modern environmental movement that started in 1970. These were the original objectives of Earth Day and I am happy to have presented at Earth Day events in the early 1990s. Yet, climate campaigners assert that 'the science is settled.' We know with certainty, they claim, that our carbon dioxide emissions will cause a planetary emergency unless we radically change our ways.

Author: 0 Noteworthy Stock: Juniper Networks, Inc.'s (JNPR)

BMO Capital Markets restated a market perform rating and issued a $26.00 price objective on shares of Juniper Networks in a research note on Friday, January 27th. The number of shares traded in the last trading session was 5.84 Million. The share price of the stock surged 8.88% for the year. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its stake in shares of Juniper Networks by 5.1% in the third quarter.

Science March for Science events to take place around the globe
Author: 0 March for Science events to take place around the globe

Organizers encourage marchers to bring signs and banners. Protesters walk in the Women's March in Toronto . The Washington march will begin with a series of speeches from prominent scientists, including climate scientist Michael Mann and astronaut Leland Melvin.

Author: 0 Mourinho fears worst with Ibrahimovic, Rojo injuries

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic sits on the pitch before being taken off with an injury during the Europa League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Manchester United and Anderlecht at Old Trafford stadium, in Manchester , England, Thursday, April 20, 2017 .

Science Tony Finau, Bud Cauley tied for lead at Texas Open
Author: 0 Tony Finau, Bud Cauley tied for lead at Texas Open

Cauley flexed his skills on No. 2 in particular, sinking it from 39 feet for birdie. EUROPEAN TOUR: Bernd Wiesberger of Austria fired a bogey-free 7-under 65 to lead by four shots when the second round of the Shenzhen International in China was suspended because of storms.

Author: 0 AT&T To Retail More Durable Galaxy S8 Active

The Galaxy S8 pre-registrations debuted in India recently and the flagship smartphone was expected to be released later this month. While both the tech giants have come a long way with smartphones, Samsung users prefer to stick to their brand.

Author: 0 The latest from the Shanghai auto show

Dietmar Voggenreiter, Audi's global head of sales and marketing. It is developing a fully electric vehicle on its Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) as well and the Swedish company also plans to offer plug-in hybrid versions of every model.

Science The Galaxy S8 Active is heading to AT&T
Author: 0 The Galaxy S8 Active is heading to AT&T

Rumors related to the Samsung Galaxy X release date speculate that the upcoming dual-screen bendable smartphone may witness a release later this year, Android Central reported . Reports previous year suggested Samsung was working on two separate bendable smartphones . In India, the Exynos variants are expected to launch.

Author: 0 Good work on Libya Trump tells Gentiloni

Trump said he learned of the attack just before walking into a press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni at the White House. "I think right now the USA has enough roles", he added, citing its efforts in "getting rid of ISIS" as "very effective".

Author: 0 Trudeau defends supply management, wants 'fact' based trade talk with US

The unpredictability of the new US President Donald Trump is the sword of Damocles hanging over NAFTA, that is, the North American Free Trade Agreement . Several petitions have been sent to policymakers looking for relief. Mr. Trump has previously raised questions about U.S. When needed, all farmers can scale back milk output, instead of overproducing milk.

Author: 0 South Korea on alert over nuke fears

Pyongyang's unpredictable nature has been a cause for concern for the US. "Abandon your nuclear weapons". The American ability to figure out what they are onto is uncertain. Vice foreign minister Han told the Associated Press last week that North Korea was prepared to handle a war with the U.S. Mr Mattis condemned the attempted missile launch as he began a Middle East tour, telling reporters travelling with him to Saudi Arabia: "The leader of North Korea again recklessly tried to provoke ...

Science Donald Trump's signs kid's hat then throws it into crowd
Author: 0 Donald Trump's signs kid's hat then throws it into crowd

The Easter Egg Roll is one of the largest White House events of any presidency. The event took place on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington , D.C. "As we renew this tradition, thank you for joining us", the first lady said . (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) Michael McGee, 5, poses with an Easter bunny during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington , Monday, April, 17, 2017.

Science March for Science hits New Zealand
Author: 0 March for Science hits New Zealand

The March for Science , which hopes to replicate the success of the Women's March on Washington, now has almost 2 million supporters across social media platforms, more than 100 scientific groups signed on as partners, and 100,000 pledged volunteers .

Science Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP Invests $2.417 Million in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
Author: 0 Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP Invests $2.417 Million in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

State Street Corp raised its position in Microsoft by 2.8% in the fourth quarter. Shares of Blackstone rose 4.1 percent to $31.30 in early trading in NY. A number of brokerages have commented on MSFT. "In total, we will have distributed almost $14 per common unit of value since the IPO (of Blackstone in 2007), including $2.50 per year on average over the past three years, making Blackstone consistently one of the highest yielding large capitalization companies in the world", Schwarzman ...

Author: 0 Samsung Releases an "Infinitely Amazing" Galaxy S8 Commercial

However, Koh said that Samsung marketing costs for the Galaxy S8 are similar to those of its predecessor from a year ago, with some extra money going to rebuilding users' trust in the brand after the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ also feature some of the most advanced types of security features. The reason is the Infnity Display. The major highlight of the phones is the "infinity display" feature.

Author: 0 Saturn's moon has nearly all conditions to support life

The discovery means that microbes - if any exist there - could obtain energy by combining the hydrogen with carbon dioxide dissolved in the water. The next step will be to send a life-finding mission to Enceladus. Scientists determined the gas in the plume almost 98 percent water, about 1 percent of which is hydrogen, with the rest being a mixture of carbon dioxide, methane and ammonia.

Author: 0 Samsung Forecast Windfall In Coming Quarterly Result

That would be its biggest Q1 profit ever, coming close to its overall profit record set in Q3 2013 and representing a almost 50 per cent increase on the same period past year when Samsung made 6.68 trillion won. According to a number of leaked images of the refurbished Note 7, Samsung is intending launch the smartphone with model number SM-N935 and run Android 7.0 Nougat.

Author: 0 Apple joins race to design self-driving cars

Apple is racing with other tech companies and automakers including Google, Uber, Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ), Baidu USA LLC, General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) and many others in developing and testing self-driving cars.

Author: 0 Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

A mighty Atlas rocket is providing Tuesdays lift, just as it did for Glenn 55 years ago. United Launch Alliance's 19-story Atlas V thundered from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex 41 at 11:11 a.m. It rocketed from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Tuesday with almost 7,700 pounds of food, experiments and other goods. But it opted for the United Launch Alliance's bigger Atlas V rocket in order to carry up a heftier load.

Author: 0 NASA to show 1st live 360-degree view of rocket launch

The Cygnus spacecraft is loaded with 7,626 pounds (3,459 kilograms) of crew supplies, hardware and dozens of experiments aimed at studying fire, growing food and cancer therapies. The capsule also carries 38 shoebox-sized satellites and a high school student's science project that will test how telomeres, which are structures at the ends of chromosomes, are affected by microgravity.

Science How Kurt Russell & Goldie Hawn Make Their 34-Year Relationship Work
Author: 0 How Kurt Russell & Goldie Hawn Make Their 34-Year Relationship Work

You see, while filming for Swing Ship (their movie where they met) the two went to the Playboy Club to, uh, rehearse their dance scene. The longtime couple hit up the Hollywood premiere of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Police walked in because we had to break into the place to get in". "It was so freakish and weird", he said. "That was our first date", he said.

Author: 0 Earth Day: PM Narendra Modi urges for clean, green planet

A global citizenry must be built that is fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to our planet. The Earth Network's goals for this year's Earth Day workshops are to help inspire green voters, advance environmental and climate laws and policies and accelerate green technologies and jobs, according to its website.

Author: 0 United Launch Alliance to send cargo into space Tuesday

The rocket will carry 7,600 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station. The Cygnus is scheduled to reach the station, a project of 15 nations, on Saturday. Cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin is getting ready for his fifth mission to the space station on Thursday. "Liftoff of the Atlas V rocket with Cygnus and the S.S.

Science $400 Juicer No Better Than Hand-Squeezing?
Author: 0 $400 Juicer No Better Than Hand-Squeezing?

Juicero has received plenty of press coverage in the past, earning endorsements from daytime television personality Dr. Oz and actress Gwyneth Paltrow , as well as profiles and reviews from the New York Times and Business Insider . You don't squeeze a carrot in your hand and expect the same results as the appliance you picked up at Williams Sonoma. Dunn writes that the machine, which is connected to the Internet, will know if and when there is a product recall, thus warning the consumer ...

Science Who stashed gold inside a British piano? It's a mystery
Author: 0 Who stashed gold inside a British piano? It's a mystery

It means that a share of the fortune will be awarded to Martin Backhouse, 61, the tuner who discovered them, and the piano's current owners, Bishop's Castle Community College, Shropshire. Peter Reavill, of the British Museum's Portable Antiquities Scheme, said: "The current owners did not know what to do but they came to the museum and they laid it all out on the table".

Science Search for missing Chattanooga hikers in Grand Canyon being scaled back
Author: 0 Search for missing Chattanooga hikers in Grand Canyon being scaled back

LouAnn Merrell , 62, and her 14-year-old stepgrandson, Jackson Standefer , have been missing since late Saturday in a remote area of the Arizona attraction. Earlier in the week, a 20-person search party canvassed the area near Tapeats Trail with the aid of a NPS-operated helicopter, a Zodiac motorcraft and a NPS-operated drone.

Science Samsung eyes rebound with Galaxy S8 phones, virtual assistant
Author: 0 Samsung eyes rebound with Galaxy S8 phones, virtual assistant

The Samsung Galaxy S8 also improves the hardware of the lineup. Samsung is letting Microsoft include Cortana even though the Galaxy S8 includes the debut of Bixby, Samsung's voice-activated assistant that is created to take on Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) Siri and Amazon.com Inc.'s (AMZN) Alexa.

Author: 0 Why Scientists Are Marching For Science

The Facebook group dedicated to the march was created days after U.S. president Donald Trump's inauguration, and despite being invitation-only has since gathered more than 838,000 members. "It's really cold outside, they are calling it a major freeze, weeks ahead of normal", President Trump stated in a 2015 tweet. And while there was eventually protest, the outrage was nothing like what is being seen today in the United States.

Author: 0 Samsung forecasts record Q1 earnings on upbeat chip sales

Its sales stayed almost flat at 50 trillion won ($44 billion) during the first quarter. Apart from consumer electronics where it sells Smartphones, TVs, ACs etc. "Samsung will look to recover the market share they lost past year and pump up volumes even if they have to spend more to do so", IBK Asset Management fund manager Kim Hyun Su said.

Author: 0 IPad Pro 2 Expected in June at WWDC

Droid Report surmised that removing the Touch Bar will mean producing - and selling - a cheaper MacBook Pro , making it more likely for consumers to purchase this device. Some were then holding out for an announcement following the launch of the latest big Windows 10 update (called the Creators Update). Rumors suggest there will be two version of the iPad Pro 2 tablet with one having a 12.9-inch screen and the other having a 10.5-inch screen.

Science What's in the New Obamacare Deal That Could Unite Conservatives, Centrists
Author: 0 What's in the New Obamacare Deal That Could Unite Conservatives, Centrists

States would be able to set up high risk pools for the most costly people to insure with the goal of bringing down the cost of insurance for healthier individuals. At the same time, the deal would allow states the option to maintain insurance protections. Meanwhile, the healthcare bill keeps getting less popular, congressional Republicans keep getting berated about the bill by constituents at town halls, and more members keep responding to that beratement by making promises to ensure the ...

Author: 0 Average Brokerage Recommendation for Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

It has underperformed by 53.43% the S&P500. Micron Tech Incorporated (NASDAQ:MU) had a decrease of 1.34% in short interest. Putnam Fl Investment Management holds 0.09% or 92,455 shares in its portfolio. The P/E Ratio is 32.81. The Firm operates under The Rite Aid name. Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform.

Science Erdogan Narrowly Wins Referendum for Executive Power
Author: 0 Erdogan Narrowly Wins Referendum for Executive Power

Opposition parties filed formal requests Tuesday to void the results over voting irregularities, particularly an electoral board decision to accept ballots without official stamps, as required by Turkish law. ever seen in any Western country". Electoral staff members count votes after polls close in Turkey's tightly-contested referendum on expanding the powers of the president on April 16, 2017 in Istanbul.

Author: 0 Galaxy S8 Owners Will Have to Wait to Speak With Bixby

Analysts said strong S8 sales are likely to help Samsung to its best-ever quarterly profit in April-June, along with a booming memory chip market that is widely expected to deliver record revenue this year for the industry as a whole. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + come with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, which is expandable. The response, when translated into English, says, "the functionality of Bixby probably from the fourth quarter of 2017 are available in Germany".

Science Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits Trump
Author: 0 Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits Trump

Trump and his aides had engaged in behind-the-scenes diplomatic efforts to gain her freedom after attempts by the previous Obama administration failed. Rather than spending money on a lavish wedding, the couple used their money to launch the Belady Foundation to help children who live on the streets in Cairo , human rights advocates wrote in a piece published by The Huffington Post .

Author: 0 Out on Oculus VR now, Facebook Spaces is a virtual social life

In an apparent concession that virtual and augmented reality are taking longer than expected to blossom, Facebook Inc. today announced a raft of more pragmatic VR and AR services and partnerships that it hopes will jumpstart both. That's pretty much the opposite of how Facebook Spaces is shown in the video. Zuckerberg quickly moved on to demonstrate a few examples of how the Camera Effects platform could spur new experiences, such as raining virtual Skittles down into a room, watering ...

Author: 0 Samsung launching Galaxy S8 in India on April 19

In the United States and some other markets, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones will hit store shelves on 21st of April. Samsung Electronics (SSNLF) said Thursday that preorders for the Galaxy S8 are surpassing preorders of the Galaxy 7, which underscores how quick consumers are to forgive the consumer electronics company for its debacle with the disastrous Galaxy Note 7.

Author: 0 Google marks Earth Day with its Doodle

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Saturday marked the World Earth Day, with a pledge to further intensify its research-based activities to save the planet from environmental hazards. Because there is only one Earth. This disturbed, the fox enlists two friends to be more thoughtful about conservation-the trio eat vegetables, grow plants, ride bikes and use solar energy.

Author: 0 EPA chief to tour lead-contaminated Indiana housing complex

Republican and Democratic lawmakers representing the Midwestern states around the Great Lakes raised concerns over the past two days after a report by the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper that the EPA was considering closing its Region 5 office.