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by | April 22, 2017 | 04:30

In 2010, a BP-operated drilling rig called Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 people and spilling almost 5 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, making it the largest oil spill in USA federal waters. But the platform is still venting gas from a leak associated with a damaged pressure gauge. The accident was the worst oil spill in the North Slope, but thankfully does not even come close to the millions of barrels that the Macondo well gushed into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 when ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 04:21

Cheurfi, 39, a French national who lived with his mother in the eastern Paris suburb of Chelles, had spent some 14 years in prison from 2001 for crimes including gun attacks on law enforcement officers. Barack Obama spoke to Macron on Thursday about the "important upcoming presidential election in France ", a spokesman for the former USA president said.

by | April 22, 2017 | 04:10

Apple was added to the growing list of companies that have gained permission from the California DMV to test out self-driving vehicles in the Golden state. Apple declined to comment, referring to public remarks that it had submitted to federal highway authorities in November on its research into automation.

by | April 22, 2017 | 03:40

The test occurred a day after a military parade in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, which marked the 105th birthday of Kim II-Sung, the regime founder. administration after administration, at least as far back as the Clinton era of the 1990s. The threat came as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA was looking at ways to pressure North Korea to the negotiation table over its nuclear program.

by | April 22, 2017 | 03:34

The protesters expressed anger about last-minute changes to the referendum voting procedures and an electoral board decision to allow as valid more than a million ballots cast without an official stamp. "We look to the government of Turkey to protect the fundamental rights and freedoms of all its citizens", Toner continued. Erdogan responded by criticizing the global election monitors, saying that they need to "know their place".

by | April 22, 2017 | 03:06

Next to Airtel was Vodafone with 209.06 million subscribers, followed by Idea Cellular with 195.37 million subscribers and Reliance Jio with 72.158 million subscribers. When 3G connections were factored in, average speeds were 23.6Mbps on EE, 13.4Mbps on Three, 13.3Mbps on Vodafone and 11.5Mbps on O2. Airtel clocked a decent 10.439 Mbps.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:58

The confirmation came after a day of rampant speculation that extended even to the global governing body of women's tennis. Serena's snap suggests that she won the Australian Open without dropping a set while pregnant . And as if her physical exertions weren't enough, she also had to deal with the emotional stress of playing against her big sister. No leading singles player has returned from pregnancy at Williams' age.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:53

Now, a Chinese certification site has again tipped existence of the Mi 6 Plus. Xiaomi launched its current flagship yesterday. Coming on to the display , the Samsung Galaxy S8 features 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED (1440×2960 pixels resolution ) "Infinity Display " with dual curved edges and bezel-less design .

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:39

But if the gamble doesn't work, airlines bump passengers. The practice lets airlines keep fares low while managing the rate of no-shows on any particular route, said Vaughn Jennings, spokesman for Airlines for America, which represents most of the big US carriers.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:16

Kendall Jenner wore some clothes and she looked nice. Kendall Jenner was leading the glamour on the red carpet in an embellished black gown with a plunging neckline and thigh-high slit on one side. Jenner wore these Christian Louboutin pumps, which are out of stock. As part of the magazine's celebration of its 150th anniversary, Harper's Bazaar showed off some of its most memorable images from the past century-and-a-half on the building in what the magazine called " the chicest fashion ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:05

Garrett has always been considered the consensus best player in this year's draft. That means the Browns would have to deal the 12th pick and another later pick - they have eight total first- and second-round picks in 2017 and 2018 - to leapfrog several teams to get Trubisky.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:42

The Moto X 2017 is now even more highly-anticipated for having front flash support capabilities. Well, to recall, this is not actually the first time that we have come across speculations about the Moto X (2017) model, as rumours and leaks about the device have been making rounds on the web for quite some time now.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:39

It's a big improvement over the original developer edition from 2016, with a more comfortable headset, smaller motion-tracking sensors and controllers that use rechargeable batteries. Each of HTC's VR For Impact-funded projects will be available for download on HTC's Viveport storefront. Tree is a critically acclaimed virtual reality experience enhanced by haptic feedback to immerse viewers in the tragic fate that befalls a rainforest tree .

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:17

Presumably this should result in a more affordable device, but unfortunately pricing has yet to be determined. But the Fusion will initially only be available as a part of a "pilot program" that "professional content creators" can apply for.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:09

The Roar won the shootout 6-5 with scores locked at 1-1 after 120 minutes, with back-up goalkeeper Jamie Young making the winning save to deny Jumpei Kusukami's sudden-death effort at Suncorp Stadium. They eventually equalised in the 55th minute after Jamie Maclaren found himself in the flawless position to tap home the goal. While Aloisi said that loss was a driving force for the team to do better this time, he said revenge was not the be all and end all.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:10

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), which regulates broadcasting and telecommunications, issued a new framework Thursday, and "ruled against a carrier offering "free" music streaming as part of a zero-rating scheme", as technology news website Engadget explains .

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:10

We know that the four requirements for life as we know it are liquid water, the right chemistry, a source of energy and enough time for life to develop. The observations - that Saturn's tiny moon Enceladus emits a hydrogen plume, and Jupiter's moon Europa shows a similar phenomenon - mean life may just exist in our solar system other than on Earth, said the NASA experts.

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:08

There is no official release date for Call of Duty: WWII, but we can expect its release later this year and more information to come out of the worldwide reveal on Wednesday, April 26 at 1 p.m. The return to a historical conflict follows an excursion into more overt futuristic sci-fi with 2016's Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, which didn't resonate with fans and isn't thought to have met the sales of 2015's Black Ops 3.

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:06

Now, we all know what happened to the latter phone despite setting another record in South Korea's smartphone industry. Though Samsung did not officially announce the price of the smartphones, US carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Verizon Communications Inc announced retail pricing for the same.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:54

The figure drops down to Rs 5000 starting from May 2 till May 31. This newly launched smartphone has some very interesting changes in the processor. In any case, if we consider this report to be true, LG might be aiming to take on Samsung by putting the G6 on sale from April 29, ahead of the Galaxy S8's May 5 availability.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:46

We can't say anything about the battery because Samsung tries it's best, but the battery has always been a problem in Samsung Galaxy smartphone. Samsung briefly played with the idea of a Tidal acquisition , but eventually chose to get out of the services field altogether to focus on its core hardware business instead.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:43

Each year in mid-April, Earth comes across the stream of debris from the comet, which causes the Lyrid meteor shower . The American Meteor Society reports that the Lyrids are classified as a medium-strength shower that lacks consistency in meteors but has been known to produce fireballs.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:43

According to Cassini mission researchers, hydrogen gas - a building block of life - has been detected pouring into the subsurface of the ocean of Enceladus as an outcome of the activity taking place on its seafloor. "Although we can not detect life, we have found that there is a food source there for it", said lead author of the Cassini study Hunter Waite. "It would be like a candy store for microbes".

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:30

The forecast puts the company back in the game for record annual earnings, fastly recovering from last year's bump with the fire-catching Galaxy Note 7, which cost the company $5.3 billion in operating profit. The report also states that Samsung also assigned build numbers for the refurbished Galaxy Note 7 models, respectively N935LKLU2AQD2/ N935LLUC2AQD2/ N935LKLU2AQD2.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:18

Trump pulled the USA out of in January. "They do have a limited portion of the dairy market that was agreed on in the trade deals that have been struck", he added. Trudeau defended Canada's supply-managed dairy industry on Thursday. "Let's not pretend that we're in a global free market when it comes to agriculture", he said in Toronto.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:12

On the other hand, its 10-episode length would make it ideal winter fare in early 2018 when most broadcast shows are on hiatus and the series would have an abnormal amount of the spotlight to itself. That run gained the show some new fans as well as pleasing those who remember its origins way back in the 1990s. Mulder and Scully were reunited to once again chase government cover-ups, monsters, mysterious objects in the sky and their son, William.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:00

NASA has just announced that "Enceladus" has chemicals that when found on Earth tend to indicate life, suggesting that there might be living things under its icy shell. The Cassini mission ends this September, and no other spacecraft is on the books to visit Enceladus. Analysis has shown the water plumes coming off the moon mainly consist of tiny particles of water ice, with traces of methane, ammonia, carbon dioxide, salts, and simple organic molecules.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:51

On Thursday, April 6, Samsung shared that it expects its overall operating profit to touch 9.9 trillion won (approximately $8.8 billion) in Q1 2017. Samsung Electronics is taking a new direction when it comes to smartphones in India. Samsung Group's de facto leader appeared in court on Friday after his arrest seven weeks ago on charges including bribery, embezzlement, perjury, diverting assets overseas and concealing gains from a criminal act.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:36

NASA's Saturn probe Cassini observed a plume of water from a crack in Saturn's moon. The U.S. space agency NASA has identified a moon orbiting Saturn as a new candidate for potential life. In addition, Hubble Space Telescope researchers reported in The Astrophysical Journal Letters that they've spotted the same vapor jets erupting from Jupiter's large, icy moon Europa, which also has a liquid ocean beneath its icy crust.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:15

However, AR is just as viable a technology, yet should cost a lot less to develop and doesn't require any expensive purchases for consumers. Facebook added special effects cameras to its core apps like Facebook , Instagram, and Messenger .

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:07

And one of them will be in March and another will be in September. "Our customers tell us a big part of that is because Windows 10 is the most secure version of Windows ever released and they see greater economic impact of their investment".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:06

The post reportedly said that "now he (Rai) will only listen to Sonu Nigam songs". Had he done that, he would have followed my other two clauses as well. "God bless everyone. I'm not a Muslim and I have to be woken up by the Azaan in the morning". City-based cleric Syed Sha Atef Ali Al Quaderi, who stirred a hornet's nest by announcing a Rs 10-lakh bounty for anyone shaving Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam's head, on Thursday said that he has "no personal enmity" with the singer.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:03

The scientific process functions on the accepted idea of an open exchange for data and information between not only scientists, but with the community as well because everyone, either passive or active, is a part of science. I am old enough to have witnessed significant environmental degradation in places like the Florida Keys and Mexico's Gulf of California , where I've taken students on field excursions over a teaching career spanning three and a half decades.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:48

However, it looks like just ahead of the launch, some extra information pertaining to the much awaited Samsung flagships are out, and have been reported by Gadgets360. Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus made its debut globally in the United States last month. Samsung has landed itself into a fresh controversy in South Korea centered on the Galaxy S8's display.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:49

Rush Holt, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, said those efforts by first-time organizers grew out of the Women's March, where many participants brought messages in support of science to an event with an ostensibly separate objective.