• Wild trade for Hanzal and White
Wild trade for Hanzal and White

White, who turns 29 next month, has seven goals and six assists in 46 games this season for the Coyotes. Both players are unrestricted free agents at the end of the season. Further, Bob from Hashtag Hockey called him Euro Kelso, but our own Tony Abbott thinks shortening it to Kelso would be more appealing. The move signals an aggressive approach ...

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  • Congress, Sheila Dikshit in damage control mode
Congress, Sheila Dikshit in damage control mode

He took on Prime Minister, Narendra Modi's "Make in India campaign" while stating 'Made in China is readily available.' He further said that even his phone is 'Made in China'. He is fighting for the rights of farmers, SCs, STs and poor."In a clarification of sorts issued by Dikshit with a hashtag DontTwistMyWords, she tweeted, "Rahul has the sensit...

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  • Kyrgios stands between French and Marseille title
Kyrgios stands between French and Marseille title

Tsonga is in his second straight final, having won the title in Rotterdam last week and will face the victor of the second semifinal between his countrymen Richard Gasquet and Lucas Pouille . Pouille won the final game of the first to move ahead and withstood a Gasquet comeback from 5-0 down in the second to reach his third career ATP final.

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  • SpaceX cargo craft fails to dock with space station, will try again
SpaceX cargo craft fails to dock with space station, will try again

SpaceX has suffered two major failures in the last two years - a June 2015 supply mission that exploded minutes after launch , and a rocket that exploded during fueling on the launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center in September. Dragon is carrying more than 5,000 pounds (2268 kg) supplies and payloads, including critical materials to suppo...

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  • Survey reveals record number of manatees spotted in Florida waters
Survey reveals record number of manatees spotted in Florida waters

The development comes 12 months after federal wildlife officials mulled the removal of the animal from the endangered species list. Florida residents have counted a massive number of manatees swimming in Florida waters this year. Attempting to spot manatees for the count can be hard, since they only surface every five minutes or so to breathe. ...

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  • Zuckerberg Wants Facebook To Stand Against Anti-Globalization Movement
Zuckerberg Wants Facebook To Stand Against Anti-Globalization Movement

Modi recently asked his ministers to share their meetings and information on Facebook so that they can receive direct feedback from citizens, the Facebook CEO wrote in a 5,700-worded post on its " Community Standard " Page. But then Zuckerberg highlighted the growing global uncertainty and fear of a wide-open world among a wide swath of people. It ...

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  • Spain's Princess Cristina cleared in tax trial
Spain's Princess Cristina cleared in tax trial

A panel of judges ruled that Cristina, the sister of King Felipe VI, will be required to pay almost 265,000 euros (more than $280,000) in fines because the court considers that she indirectly benefited from the fraud. The sentencing brings an end to a yearlong trial and closes one chapter of a royal family feud that has lasted more than three years...

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  • Dolphins to release Mario Williams, Branden Albert
Dolphins to release Mario Williams, Branden Albert

One possible team of interest could be the Denver Broncos. That worked out last year with Byron Maxwell (and Vance Joseph's only year as defensive coordinator), but there's no guarantee it'll play out that way again. Mitchell was to make $3.975 million in 2017 (not guaranteed). The cap space freed up by releasing Williams and Mitchell and doing w...

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  • Whales all at sea: No new strandings in Golden Bay
Whales all at sea: No new strandings in Golden Bay

The Department of Conservation says the Golden Bay coastline is clear from Farewell Spit to Collingwood. "These things explode from the stomach, and if you're standing right there, it's not very nice getting a "gut bomb" on your face," operations manager at the New Zealand Department of Conservation (DOC), Mike Ogle, told Stuff NZ .

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  • Brown to vote against Trump's pick for EPA administrator
Brown to vote against Trump's pick for EPA administrator

The Biloxi congressman is a co-sponsor of what is basically the one-sentence House resolution " to terminate the Environmental Protection Agency " with fellow Republicans Rep. Pruitt's nomination was passed onto the full Senate last week. Monday's letter from former EPA officials recalls a scathing quote from William K.

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  • The World's Oldest Aquarium Fish Has Died
The World's Oldest Aquarium Fish Has Died

According to the aquarium , lungfish, which can live to be more than 100 years old and are a protected species in Australia, have existed for almost 400m years and fossils show they have remained unchanged for over 100m years. At a party marking his 80 anniversary at the museum, the Australian consul general presented the aquarium with a certif...

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  • Dissidia Final Fantasy for console will have a story mode, other enhancements
Dissidia Final Fantasy for console will have a story mode, other enhancements

Square Enix still have a large amount of their team working on Final Fantasy XV, Tabata has confirmed that 70% of the development team of the game within Business Division 2 is now still at work on Final Fantasy XV , he told Dualshockers .

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  • Hudson's Bay Co. reported to be in bid for Macy's
Hudson's Bay Co. reported to be in bid for Macy's

The retailers are also exploring other ways to work together, including a potential real estate deal, the paper reported. A deal would add another retailer to Hudson Bay's expanding portfolio, which includes Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor in the United States, as well as Galeria Kaufhof in Europe.

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  • Facebook Q4 Revenue Soars 51%, Thanks To Mobile Ads
Facebook Q4 Revenue Soars 51%, Thanks To Mobile Ads

Analysts had expected revenue of $8.51 billion, according to Thomson Reuters . Advertising revenue rose 53% year-over-year to $8.63 billion, surpassing analysts' expectations for $8.31 billion. Facebook finishes full year with revenues of $27.6bn. Daily active users hit 1.23 billion, up from 1.18 billion last quarter and up 18% YoY, compared ...

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  • Ex-UN boss Ban Ki-moon won't run for South Korea presidency
Ex-UN boss Ban Ki-moon won't run for South Korea presidency

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will not run for South Korea's presidency, a surprise announcement that removes a well-known figure from contention and further stirs the country's already tumultuous politics. Liberal Moon Jae-in, who lost the 2012 election to Ms Park, is the current front-runner. Mr Ban had been expected to run as a con...

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  • Trump gives generals 30 days for new anti-IS strategy
Trump gives generals 30 days for new anti-IS strategy

While officials were consistently insisting the war was going well under President Obama, Trump is said to want much quicker results in the fight against ISIS, which is nearly certain to mean a transition away from the Obama-era tactic of escalations of a few hundred troops at a time, which mostly avoided public debate over the size of the ground f...

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  • Mark Zuckerberg meets with church leaders to learn about community building
Mark Zuckerberg meets with church leaders to learn about community building

The news is a win for natives, who planned to protest the lawsuits this weekend, according to Business Insider . The billionaire had faced major backlash from Hawaiians since he filed eight " quiet title " lawsuits on 30 December. "We got to tell him that right after the explosion, people in town just automatically turned to the church for h...

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  • New Parasitic Wasp Species Discovered In Southern US
New Parasitic Wasp Species Discovered In Southern US

Egan SP, Weinersmith KL, Liu S, Ridenbaugh RD, Zhang MY, Forbes AA (2017) Description of a new species of Euderus Haliday from the southeastern United States (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Eulophidae): the crypt-keeper wasp. "It kind of blew our minds how many cool connections we could find". Thus, they will achieve a better understanding of the new...

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  • BMO Capital Markets Analysts Give Halliburton Company (HAL) a $67.00 Price Target
BMO Capital Markets Analysts Give Halliburton Company (HAL) a $67.00 Price Target

Loop Capital started coverage on shares of Halliburton in a report on Friday, September 30th. They now have a United States dollars 70 price target on the stock. Revenues for the final quarter of 2016 failed to reach consensus expectations of $4.07bn, coming in at $4.02bn. Schlumberger NV, which reported a more than 8% drop in fourth quarter ...

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  • Siamogale melilutra: Ancient monster otter species discovered in China
Siamogale melilutra: Ancient monster otter species discovered in China

It is believed that the otter weighed an average of 110 pounds, which is more than double what modern-day otters weigh. Researchers discovered the otter's remains in 2010, after a Chinese and USA field team found a almost complete skull in Shuitangba quarry, located in southwestern China.

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  • Wannstedt On Playoffs:
Wannstedt On Playoffs: "Atlanta Is Built For Speed And For A Dome"

Only twice during that span did the Packers advance to the playoffs. For all the talk of how "unstoppable" Aaron Rodgers and the Packers were coming into this game, you could easily make the case that Matt Ryan and company were just as hot (if not hotter).

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  • Climate change reaches record high in 2016
Climate change reaches record high in 2016

That data set dates back still farther, to 1850. Several places also reported historic high temperatures. They are clearly all "singing the same song", researchers said. NASA's figures, which include more of the Arctic, are higher at 0.22 degrees (0.12 Celsius) warmer than 2015. Soaring temperatures will cause floods, droughts, superstorms an...

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  • MEMA: 'Extensive' storm damage in South Mississippi
MEMA: 'Extensive' storm damage in South Mississippi

Authorities are yet to release the names of the four people who died but Monica McCarty, of Hattiesburg, said her father and son died in the tornado that swept through the area overnight. The tornado destroyed some homes, Moore said. "There is damage to most buildings on campus including cars and a home across campus is damaged". Downed power lin...

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  • Scientists confirm 2016 as the hottest year on record
Scientists confirm 2016 as the hottest year on record

That 15-month streak is the longest in recorded history. The planet's average surface temperature has risen about 2.0 degrees Fahrenheit (1.1 degrees Celsius) since the late 19th century, a change driven largely by increased carbon dioxide and other human-made emissions into the atmosphere.

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  • Is Trump's Pick for Education Secretary an Enemy of Public Schools?
Is Trump's Pick for Education Secretary an Enemy of Public Schools?

DeVos' record shows no demonstrated commitment to, or experience working to advance these principles", she added. And if schools are struggling to make ends meet now, expanding school choice programs that could take more money away from public schools would make it harder to educate students, said Mark DiRocco, executive director of the Pen...

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  • Donald Trump's childhood home goes on auction block
Donald Trump's childhood home goes on auction block

In October, the owner canceled an auction due to the significant last-minute interest in the house. Real estate investor Michael Davis purchased the house in December for $1.39 million, according to property records. "We're offering an opportunity to buy a piece of history; who knows what it's worth?" The new owner promptly put the home up for ...

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  • SpaceX launches first rocket since explosion, deploying satellites & landing successfully
SpaceX launches first rocket since explosion, deploying satellites & landing successfully

The 10 satellites launched Saturday are part of McLean, Virginia-based Iridium's project to replace its existing network of satellites that provide global voice and data communications. The program, called Iridium NEXT, was not only delayed by the SpaceX accident but again most recently as a powerful storm headed into California last weekend.

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"HTC U Play debuts with 5.2" 1080p screen

The U Ultra is the more powerful handset, offering better rear camera and audio capabilities, along with a larger and sharper display , secondary display , larger battery and more powerful hardware. The smartphone has a 3,000 mAh battery. The HTC Sense Companion is said to learn from the user, and provide recommendations such as sugg...

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  • China's 2016 consumer inflation undershoots government's 3% target
China's 2016 consumer inflation undershoots government's 3% target

THE Fiji Bureau of Statistics (FBoS) says the average annual rate of inflation for the 12 months to December 2016 was 3.9 per cent, while the month-on-comparable-month inflation rate also stood at 3.9 per cent. BEIJING-China's consumer inflation slowed in December, losing speed for the first time in four months, but producer inflation quickened at ...

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  • Audi and Nvidia Working on Fully Autonomous Car for 2020 Rollout
Audi and Nvidia Working on Fully Autonomous Car for 2020 Rollout

NVIDIA's Geforce Now is a by product of years of development and the aim was to make the platform user friendly and extremely simple. In addition, the company unveiled its AI Co-Pilot software assistant today, which uses data from sensors to build awareness of what's happening inside and around the auto - whether that's a pedestrian up ahead...

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  • NASA Technology Used In Controlling Nissan Self-Driving Cars
NASA Technology Used In Controlling Nissan Self-Driving Cars

The Seamless Autonomous Mobility (SAM) is derived from NASA's research into artificial intelligence and autonomous technologies. It will share pieces with the next generation of Renault's electric vehicles, too. As the system learns from experience, and autonomous technology improves, vehicles will require less assistance and each mobility manager ...

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  • 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh being celebrated across country
350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh being celebrated across country

He was just nine years old at that time. Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the birth anniversary celebrations in Bihar's capital city. It is a day to rededicate ourselves to the ideals of equality, brotherhood and compassion as epitomised by Guru Gobind Singhji. Guru Gobind Singh was the son of Guru Tegh Bahadur, and he also d...

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  • Vive Trackers to be Given Away to Developers Ahead of Launch
Vive Trackers to be Given Away to Developers Ahead of Launch

The peripheral isn't made by HTC directly, but was developed as part of its incubation programme. Details on how developers can secure one will be made available at a later date, though it sounds like it will be an application-based process.

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  • Body found in search for missing 6-year-old boy
Body found in search for missing 6-year-old boy

Metz said it will take some time to produce a positive identification. He's considered at-risk due to his age. Temperatures have dipped below freezing since David's disappearance, and his mother Stephanie Puckett said through tears in a public appeal for help that he left home in just a light coat.

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  • SpaceX Nails Down Cause of Explosion and Expects to Fly on Sunday
SpaceX Nails Down Cause of Explosion and Expects to Fly on Sunday

Putting corrective actions in place, the company said Monday it plans to resume flights with a launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base northwest of Los Angeles on January 8 to boost 10 Iridium NEXT satellite telephone relay stations into orbit.

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