Science

Bobcat escapes from National Zoo

But during her 10:40 feeding on Monday, zoo officials realized the critter was missing. In the meantime, staff began immediately searching for Ollie , took s...


Apple allegedly removes Iranian-developed apps from App Store over trade policies

TechCrunch points out that Apple in September previous year opened up its App Store "in a limited manner" for Iran-based companies and developers as they regis...


Gears of War 4 Gets Social Cross-Play Mode

That being said, the " Gears of War 4 " is part of Microsoft's program, dubbed as the Xbox Play Anywhere, which means those who purchase the video game on e...


'Resist' Banner Unfurled Blocks From White House

The site at 15th and L streets Northwest housed the headquarters of The Washington Post until 2015. Police said the activists " illegally obtained access to...


Mar-a-Lago membership fee doubles to $200000

Each year, Mar-a-Lago members also have to cough up $14,000 in dues and spend at least $2,000 on food, which isn't so bad considering you might be able to bend ...


Puzzle Solved: Google I/O Set To Begin May 17

For Google I/O 2016, Google brought the event to the much larger Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California, which seated a hefty 7,000 developers. For...


Revenue department encourages e-filing as tax season opens

If a thief uses your Social Security number to obtain a fraudulent tax refund or a job, you will likely receive a notice from the IRS telling you that you wer...


Baseball Players Yordano Ventura, Andy Marte Dead In Car Accidents

Ventura was close friends with Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras, who was killed in a vehicle crash while driving drunk in October 2014. Ventura, 25, burst ont...


Mario Balotelli asks 'Is racism legal in France?' after accusing Bastia fans

The French Professional Football League (LFP) has announced it will investigate incidents from the game and said in a statement it "deplores all the incidents t...


Newest weather satellite launched by NASA beams first images back to Earth

The GOES satellites are joint missions by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , or NOAA. GOES-16, formally known as GOES-R, is now o...


Adorable Horror Game Little Nightmares Gets an April Release Date

Little Nightmares tells the maudlin story of 9-year-old girl Six, who's kidnapped and forced to toil away in the depths of The Maw , a mysterious underwater r...


Those trying to defame Trump are worse than prostitutes: Putin

We were thrown out of every place. "As far as I know there is a presumption of innocence, so it's up to you to prove it's true". To be scoffed at and thrown aro...


Almost 100 Whales Stranded Off Coast Of SW Florida

Females can reach about 15 feet in length while males grow up to 20 feet. This pod washed up on Highlands Beach, about midway between Everglades City and Fl...


Jacksonville kidnapping victim she loves her

Gloria Williams, 51, was arrested at her home in Walterboro, South Carolina, early on Friday, charged with kidnapping and interference with custody. Some mont...


Germany Responds to Tariff Threat — Trump Attacks BMW

Ford said last week that it will expand in MI and USA instead of building a BILLION dollar plant in Mexico. He added that the United States auto market woul...


Launch of Japan's mini rocket SS-520 ends in failure

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) confirmed that the SS-520 rocket lifted off successfully at 8:33 a.m. local time and it was on a normal flight pat...


Takata to Pay $1 Billion for Hiding Airbag Defect

McQuaid said all three defendants are no longer employed by Takata and live in Japan to the best of her knowledge. Defective Takata airbags are responsible fo...


Google Maps now displays Uber drivers in real

Users can now search, browse, request and pay for Uber rides directly from the Google Maps app using "ride service mode". This feature will be available to us...


Rare Ruby Seadragon Spotted In The Wild

The first-ever contact with this rare species was made near Western Australia's Recherche Archipelago , when a tiny remotely-operated vehicle recorded the firs...


Protests erupt in Tamil Nadu over ban on 'bull-taming' sport

The Supreme Court had banned Jallikattu on grounds of animal cruelty in 2014 that has been continuously opposed by political parties in Tamil Nadu. The court ...


Seahawks' road woes make Atlanta Falcons the favorite on Saturday

Seattle on the other hand has been in this position quite a bit over the past few seasons. Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson posted the lowest quarterback...


ENDANGERED SPECIES Polar bears unlikely to survive without climate action - FWS

Its fate is not determined by the stars, but by our willingness and ability to address climate change . In 2008, the species was declared to be threatened - ...


Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) Is Falling On Delivery Results

The delivery count only includes a auto if it's transferred to the customer and all paperwork is correct. Tesla delivered 76,230 vehicles a year ago, just sli...


Granny, The Oldest Killer Whale In BC Pod, Presumed Dead

Balcomb said that researchers have spotted J2 - known for her unique notched dorsal fin - thousands of times since she was first seen in 1976. The whale, affe...


Based SpaceX Plans Return to Flight Jan. 8 with California Launch

Super-chilled liquid oxygen can gather in buckles, and when pressurized, the oxygen can get trapped. By the end of 2017, SpaceX will have other four launching...


Leap Second Will Extend Final Minute of 2016

Naval Observatory announced that an additional second will be added to 2016 . In the 70s, Coordinated Universal Time ( UTC ) was brought into synch with UT...


The 20th Anniversary of Diablo Is Celebrated by Blizzard

Of course, for some games like Hearthstone and StarCraft II , implementing Diablo-themed content would be hard, but it would have been cool to see a new Di...


Can Amazon Echo data be used as evidence in murder case?

In November of 2015, former Georgia police officer Victor Collins was found dead in a backyard hot tub at the Bentonville , Arkansas, home of acquaintance Ja...


Kevin Durant Brings Added Intrigue To Growing Warriors-Cavaliers Rivalry

Warriors players have made one thing clear this week: The games against Cleveland that matter will come in June, not Sunday or the regular-season return leg ...


Apple now selling refurbished Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2

Released in September, the entry-level Apple Watch Series 1 features an S1P dual-core processor and OLED Retina display with Force Touch. There is no indicati...