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Californians prepare for annual 'ShakeOut' quake drill

Californians prepare for annual 'ShakeOut' quake drill Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:19 a.m. on October 19* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills! The method recommends people to drop to the floor, anchor themselves down to the ground, cover under a table or a desk and hold on until the quake ends. [Full Article...]

Central Intelligence Agency bomb sniffing puppy retires after losing interest in searching for explosives

Central Intelligence Agency bomb sniffing puppy retires after losing interest in searching for explosives A bomb-sniffing dog with no interest in sniffing for bombs has been let go from the force and the internet is falling in love with her. "Sometimes the pup is bored and just needs extra playtime or more challenges, sometimes the dog need a little break, and sometimes it's a minor medical condition like a food allergy requiring switching to a different kibble". [Full Article...]

Melania Trump body double story divides the Internet

Melania Trump body double story divides the Internet A weird social media debate has raged overnight after a theory that Melania Trump was using a body double went viral. Immediately, people were trying to figure out if Melania might be using a stand-in-the post quickly went viral and has been shared over 123,000 times since it was posted. [Full Article...]

A 3-Month-Old Was Among 84 Children Rescued From Sex Traffickers

A 3-Month-Old Was Among 84 Children Rescued From Sex Traffickers A friend of the family to which the two minors belong reportedly tried to sell them to an undercover officer for sex for $600. Commenting on the operation, FBI Director Christopher Wray said in a statement that their main objective was to protect children from harm. [Full Article...]

Three-quarters of the total insect population lost in protected nature reserves

Three-quarters of the total insect population lost in protected nature reserves The is worrisome because the study took place in protected areas, indicating the decline of flying insect populations in other areas, such as agricultural or urban areas, could be more prominent, Latty noted . Latty says the importance of insects - which make up around 70% of all animal species - is underestimated. While noting they had not "exhaustively analyzed the climatic variables" t... [Full Article...]

The Japanese probe has found on the moon 50-kilometer cave

The idea that there are naturally occurring lava tubes on the moon isn't a new one, but the paper offers pretty conclusive evidence that this is more than just a hunch. Scouting out the lava tube and its surrounding area could be a focus for future missions. The data was then combined with information from NASA's GRAIL mission, which determined places on the lunar surface with missing or reduced... [Full Article...]

Taliban attacks kill 58 in security forces

Taliban insurgents detonated two Humvees stolen from Afghan security forces, killing at least 43 Afghan soldiers at army camp in the southern Kandahar province, the Defense Ministry said Thursday. In a confessional video statement later released by the Pakistani military Ehsan said that the Indian and Afghan intelligence agencies had been providing assistance and funds to the TTP to fight Islam... [Full Article...]

Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries

Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries The Taipei-based Economic Daily News reported Thursday that Apple cut orders for its latest model, which went on sale last month, by more than 50%. The US company was also grappling with production hiccups that could disrupt supply for the more highly anticipated iPhone X, the Economic Daily said without citing its sources. [Full Article...]

Iowa governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol

Iowa governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol The report said the EPA was told to pull back on a possible reduction in biodiesel requirements and a proposal to allow exported renewable fuel to count toward domestic quotas. Reynolds sent President Trump a letter yesterday, expressing "deep concern" the EPA was poised to make "ill-advised" cuts to the Renewable Fuels Standard. [Full Article...]

Kurdistan region asks worldwide help to spur dialogue with Baghdad

Kurdistan region asks worldwide help to spur dialogue with Baghdad Rosneft announced on Wednesday that it had signed production sharing agreements for five oil blocks in Iraqi Kurdistan. The Mosul Dam, northwest of the city, is among the positions retaken from the Peshmerga, the military statement said. The news comes just weeks after a Kurdish referendum on independence in which Kurds backed secession . Recep Tayyip Erdogan's comments were reported in Hurri... [Full Article...]

Florida declares emergency before white nationalist's speech at the University

Florida declares emergency before white nationalist's speech at the University Everyone from city leaders to law enforcement are finishing last-minute preparations. The full cost estimate includes fees associated with bringing additional federal, state and local police officers, closing roads, and declaring a state of emergency in the area, which Gov. [Full Article...]

WhatsApp empowers women, kids with 'Live Location' feature

WhatsApp empowers women, kids with 'Live Location' feature But that could be a double-edged sword, as a simple request from your employer, partner, spouse or parents about where you are could lead to an awkward moment or two. In order to make use of this new live location feature, you need to open an individual chat or group chat and select the Attack option. You can then tap the send button. [Full Article...]

Reliance Jio raises tariff rates

Reliance Jio raises tariff rates This plan will not have any daily limit. It has also introduced new plans. The Rs 399 cashback plan expired onWednesday. The new rates are slightly costlier as compared to the initial offer. However, as of now, the most effective and economical plan looks like the new Rs 459 offer. Jio will offer the Rs 509 plan which offers 2 GB high-speed data per day to users for a validity period of 49 days. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu Talks Iran and Syria with Russian Minister

Netanyahu Talks Iran and Syria with Russian Minister Speaking shortly after the sirens, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Israel had "all the tools needed to deal" with the challenge of Iran in Syria, one of the strongest backers of the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad. Israeli officials have repeatedly voiced concerns over the growing Iranian presence on its borders and the smuggling of sophisticated weaponry to Hezbollah from Tehran ... [Full Article...]

S Chandrasekhar's birth anniversary celebrated with Google Doodle

S Chandrasekhar's birth anniversary celebrated with Google Doodle His theory, called the Chandrasekhar limit , states when a star's mass is lighter than 1.4 times that of the sun, it collapses into a stage called a " white dwarf ". His calculations made people understand about supernovas, neutron stars and black holes, which was identified in 1972. In 1931 and 1932 Dr. Chandrasekhar studied in Germany and Denmark, and in 1933 he obtained a doctorate from Camb... [Full Article...]

Moto X4 now an Amazon Prime Exclusive phone offering

The new Amazon Alexa Moto Mod is primarily meant to be used to control the user's smart home devices. As with all Moto Mods, the Alexa speaker will snap on the back to any Moto Z series handset thanks to the 16 magnetic pins on the back of the phone. [Full Article...]

Spain to trigger direct rule on Catalonia to crush independence bid

Spain to trigger direct rule on Catalonia to crush independence bid The government of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said in a statement it plans to invoke Article 155 of Spain's constitution. The response from Madrid comes after Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont submitted a letter to Madrid on Thursday, saying: "If the Spanish government continues to impede dialogue and continue repression, the Catalan parliament, could proceed... [Full Article...]

Samsung 360 Round VR Camera Livestreams 4K 3D Video

Samsung 360 Round VR Camera Livestreams 4K 3D Video It can livestream 4K 3D video and spatial audio with "little to no latency", and create 3D images, Samsung said. As its name suggests, the Samsung 360 Round can shoot 360-degree videos. The 360 Round also supports LAN connection to the internet and it uses USB Type-C. Samsung will ship the 360 Round sometime in October in the United States, and other countries will get it soon thereafter. [Full Article...]

Don't make a mockery of justice, says Maryam Nawaz after indictment

The Pakistan Supreme Court had asked the NAB to file four references against the Sharif family in connection with their Avenfield and other properties on July 28. "It is for the first time that first decision was given (about disqualification of Sharif) and now trial is being held", she said. The charges may see the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief getting jailed. [Full Article...]

Ex-CM Dhumal on BJP final list for HP polls

Ex-CM Dhumal on BJP final list for HP polls Former Union minister Sukh Ram's son Anil is now representing Mandi. Congress Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has declared that he will be contesting the assembly elections from Arki constituency of Himachal Pradesh and BJP has fielded Ratan Singh Pal against him. [Full Article...]


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