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NASA detects signs of water on distant warm Neptune

NASA detects signs of water on distant warm Neptune Based on the wavelengths absorbed by the exoplanet's atmospheres, research suggests the alien world, dubbed HAT-P-26b, is surrounded by a combination of hydrogen and helium. A late formation wouldn't give it much time to migrate inward, Wakeford and colleagues argue, so the planet probably formed in situ instead, gathering its bulk from the inner reaches of this stellar system. [Full Article...]

Trump calls sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief a 'showboat'

Trump, facing Democratic accusations that he fired Comey on Tuesday to hinder the FBI investigation into alleged meddling by Russian Federation in the 2016 USA. Senator Mark Warner said the committee had planned to ask Mr Comey "a series of hard questions" about Russian meddling in the election campaign on Thursday. [Full Article...]

"Ransomware" cyberattack cripples hospitals across England

Ransomware is malware that encrypts important files, essentially locking people out of their computers unless they pay up or have their entire system deleted. NHS Digital is working closely with the National Cyber Security Centre, the Department of Health and NHS England to support affected organisations and ensure patient safety is protected. [Full Article...]

BC Votes 2017: Ridings where vote split was a factor

In three ridings she examined, it appeared the Greens may have split the left vote and allowed the Liberals to win but there were eight ridings where the increase in Green vote share came disproportionally from the Liberals. topped Canadian growth for the second consecutive year in 2016 and also led in job creation. "This is what we do know: a majority of British Columbians voted for a new gover... [Full Article...]

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn Flynn's attorney Robert Kelner had previously been in talks with the committee about agreeing to be interviewed as part of the investigation as long as he was granted immunity . Gabe Debenedetti of Politico joins CBSN to discuss the latest controversy surrounding FBI Director James Comey, after sources say he misstated in... [Full Article...]

Simple Ways to Improve your Relationship with Your Mom This Mother's Day

Simple Ways to Improve your Relationship with Your Mom This Mother's Day How will having a child affect my family's finances? This is a reminder to them that their mother has failed them in some way; maybe they were given up for adoption, taken away from the home for various reasons, maybe never paid attention to them like the child felt they should have had. [Full Article...]

Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS

Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS In talks that Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White described as good and calm, the officials reaffirmed their support for peace and stability in Iraq and Syria. Turkey's anger is no surprise. Erdogan vowed to bring up "our worries" on the issue in talks with US President Donald Trump on May 16 in Washington. [Full Article...]

Assad says de-escalation zones chance for rebels to "reconcile"

Assad says de-escalation zones chance for rebels to Russian Federation is trying to mediate between the U.S. and Iran, though it is under "no illusions" about the difficulties, he said. The deputy foreign minister said: "Of course there are differences and difficulties between the two sides and this requires additional political and diplomatic efforts". [Full Article...]

Death toll in Pakistan bomb attack at 25

Death toll in Pakistan bomb attack at 25 Terming the blast as a coward act, Rabbani said that terrorists can not deter nation's resolve against militancy by carrying out such attacks. He said terrorists can not deter nation's resolve against militancy through such coward attacks. [Full Article...]

Trump said firing Flynn 'did not sound like an emergency'

Trump said firing Flynn 'did not sound like an emergency' They had, I believe, two meetings. Russian Federation has repeatedly denied interfering in the USA election and the Trump administration denies allegations of collusion with Russian Federation. The subpoenas represent the first sign of a significant escalation of activity in the FBI's broader investigation begun last July into possible ties between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federatio... [Full Article...]

Michelle Obama criticises Trump administration on school meals

Michelle Obama criticises Trump administration on school meals Obama also spoke briefly about her future plans. Michelle Obama spoke out forcefully against President Donald Trump while talking about school lunches on Friday. So he brought up these changes announced last week, and she jumped right in. Obama, who led a nationwide effort to reduce childhood obesity while first lady, told an annual health conference Friday in Washington that more nutritious s... [Full Article...]

Ex-congresswoman may spend rest of life in prison for fraud

Olshan told jurors the real victims are the worthy kids who could have gotten scholarships. That juror was replaced by an alternate, and the jury had to start its deliberations over again Wednesday morning. Brown served as a Florida representative in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1993 until 2017. She lost re-election after she was indicted last summer. [Full Article...]

White House furious after being trolled with Russia Oval Office photos

But when the images were published across the world via state media, the White House raged that Moscow had misled them. "The subpoena requests documents relevant to the Committee's investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election", the panel's chairman Richard Burr and ranking member Mark Warner said in a joint statement, adding "Flynn ... [Full Article...]

North Korea seeks extradition of South Korea spy chief over 'assassination plot'

If Moon wants to bring North Korea to the negotiating table, he will have to quickly advance a framework for the future of the Korean Peninsula that reassures everyone - from the Korean people to the leaders in Pyongyang, Washington, and Beijing - that any future steps will not jeopardize their fundamental interests. [Full Article...]

Labour loses overall control of Glasgow City Council

Scottish Conservative candidate Kirstene Hair has launched the party's bid to win Angus on June 8 using last week's council election results in the region as a springboard for further gains. Labour also has 11 representatives on the authority, and there are four independent councillors. "In seats like Rutherglen and Hamilton West, and in most areas across Scotland, it's a two horse race between ... [Full Article...]

Royal Shocker! Prince Philip Retires

The fact that staff from all the royal households were called to the meeting at Buckingham Palace to hear the announcement is telling in itself. The situation that moved people was about the health of the queen and her husband. There will be a few more solo engagements - she didn't always do every visit with Philip anyway, and we can expect to see more joint engagements with other members of the r... [Full Article...]

PM Modi's Sri Lanka visit begins today, says it reflects strong ties

PM Modi's Sri Lanka visit begins today, says it reflects strong ties The visit to Sri Lanka beginning on Thursday is a sign of "strong relationship" between the two countries and brings to the fore the shared heritage of Buddhism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said. The golden-roofed Kandy temple houses Sri Lanka's most important Buddhist relic - a tooth of Lord Buddha. Panda said India's ties with Sri Lanka have witnessed qualitative transformation in the last fe... [Full Article...]

President Trump Cites 'Made Up' Russia Story in Interview on Comey Firing

Trump was criticized during his presidential campaign for his past comments about women, including one calling O'Donnell a "fat pig". "We had a very nice dinner". McCabe also declined to say whether he ever heard Comey tell Trump that the president was not a target of the investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. [Full Article...]

Indian woman in Pakistan seeks security on journey back home

Indian woman in Pakistan seeks security on journey back home Uzma was deceived and misinformed as Tahir Ali - her Pakistani husband - was already married and father of four, adding, the Indian woman's life was in danger in Pakistan, hence the government should ensure her safe return to her country. He said he has also urged the Islamabad High Court to pass an order barring Uzma from leaving Pakistan until legal issues are resolved. All the process took ... [Full Article...]

Georgia men's tennis defeats Florida A&M in first round of NCAA tournament

Georgia men's tennis defeats Florida A&M in first round of NCAA tournament Catanzariti and Rinderknech picked up their sixth straight victory, defeating Filip Grbic and Hao Sheng Koay. Due to heavy rain that came through the area, the postseason match was delayed an hour to let the courts dry at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center on the campus of the University of North Carolina. [Full Article...]


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