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Happy landings: 3 space station crew members back on Earth

His first visit to the ISS was in 2000 when the station was still under construction, and on his latest mission he carried out two spacewalks, one of which was ...


Mercedes-Benz Turns a Van Into a Delivery Drone Mothership

Here Mercedes-Benz Vans is working on automated cargo space systems for delivery vehicles for parcel services, for example. No pedals, either. Everything is con...


Pipeline operator Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy for $28B

The combination of the two pipeline companies would create a North American energy infrastructure giant. Spectra Energy shareholders will also receive 0.984 s...


Plastic wrap? Clothing of the future could cool our bodies

If this textile is woven into clothing , it can keep the body cooler than what is possible with synthetic or natural fabrics used in present day clothes. If ...


Romanian PM heads to Italy for quake funeral

A group of Hamilton leaders launched an effort Tuesday to raise money to support the central Italy region affected by a devastating quake last week that killed ...


Facebook adds 'instant video' option to texts in Messenger

It says the new video option would even work at a meeting, during which video calls can be made, because audio is off by default. Tap it, and a live video strea...


The best time to see South Africa's solar eclipse

Babatunde Rabiu, said on Wednesday that the much expected annular eclipse will be experienced across various cities between 7am to 10am. Because of this, a r...


Facebook Messenger rolls out Instant Video feature

A recent study found teens preferred Snapchat over Facebook's Instagram, leading to Facebppl unveiling new Instagram features, such as Stories and photo-zoom...


Australian court puts temp ban on releasing Scorpene documents

The leaked data, which has forced the Indian Navy to assess the vulnerability of Scorpene submarines ordered from DCNS under a $3.5 billion deal, is believe...


US Calls Turkey's Syria Clashes 'Unacceptable,' Urges Focus on ISIS

The ongoing Euphrates Shield Operation saw the Turkish military back the Free Syrian Army with artillery, tanks, air power and special forces in taking Jarabulu...


Aussie swimmers disciplined after night out in Copacabana

The pair had been with a group of Australian swimmers at a Copacabana nightclub but chose not to accompany their teammates back to the athletes' village. As wel...


Australia bans pair of swimmers from attending closing ceremonies

When they left, most of the athletes headed back to the Olympic Village , Palmer moved on to another bar with a friend, and McKeon chose to stay with friends i...


Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League title game

They will square off against Endwell (NY) for a spot in the 2016 LLWS Championship Game. So the narrative changed and this is the hand they're dealt, where on...


Southwest flight makes emergency landing after engine fails

Outside their windows, they saw smoke fuming from the exposed turbine blades at around 9:20 a.m. Saturday. Pictures taken on-board appear to show the engine w...


Apple advise update after finding targeted iPhone spyware

Apple has rushed out a patch for its mobile operating system, iOS , after malware-reportedly developed by an Israeli firm that sells spying software to gover...


ABC Spotlights Obama's Broken Promise to ISIS Hostage's Parents

The exact orientation of "here" is unknown but what is known is that she is being held captive by ISIS terrorists. Everything she said . They want to put eno...


Halo 5 Forge Coming to PC Next Month

After finalizing their edits, mapmakers can then share their creations via a new cross-platform content browser that will debut alongside Forge's Windows 10 p...


Kate Upton Slams the Kardashians for Alleged Plastic Surgeries

Kate Upton may have just (re) started a feud with the Kardashian clan after posting a controversial selfie to Snapchat on Tuesday! Chloe Grace Moretz can s...


Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones

The blog post went on to say that the update will also allow devices to run two applications simultaneously in a split-screen view. Any devices enrolled i...


Zim back on Test rankings

When asked if batting or bowling gives him the most satisfaction, Ashwin, who was adjudged the Man of the Series for his all round performance in the series, sa...


Take a Look Around Mars with NASA's 360° Video

The mission of the rover was to conduct observations about the conditions of Mars and learn about its history. The rover used its mast camera to capture doz...


Briton, Australian arrested for police officer's murder

Lt. Wayan Sudarsa. His body was found with wounds to the head and neck early Wednesday on Kuta beach, a popular tourist hangout in the south of the island. Co...


Novagold Resources Inc. (NYSEMKT:NG) , Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

In a different news, on Aug 9, 2016, Gary E Gould (SVP, Prod. & Res. Dev.) sold 5,000 shares at $44.32 per share price. The stock had closed at $46.58 in the pr...


Assassin's Creed 'Ezio' remaster collection coming to Xbox One and PS4?

Ezio held the starring role for some of the best games in the Assassin's Creed series - 2, Brotherhood and Revelations - none of which have launched for P...


Championship leader Marc Marquez sets pace for Czech MotoGP

The Italian finished over 10 seconds adrift of race victor Lorenzo in 2015, Rossi having to settle for third as his teammate took another step towards the rider...