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Experts say gas prices holding steady for now

The highest average was about $2.38 in the Marquette area. The average IL price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.35. "As refiners slowly use up all of t...


Spieth in control at Pebble Beach golf

Jason Day fought back from a horror opening nine of 41 for a homeward nine of 34 which even so included a double bogey to finish with 75 and at 7 under par he i...


Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Sets New 12-Month High After Dividend Announcement

Digital revenues were higher by 94% to $4.87 billion. The TTM operating margin is 24.4 percent. With an institutional ownership near 74.4%, it carries an earn...


Phil Jackson Deliberately Frustrating Carmelo Anthony?

Earlier this season, Jackson said Anthony tends to hold on to the ball too long to be successful in the triangle offense. All these rumors get a lot of attentio...


Trump to play round of golf with Japanese PM in Florida

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference on February 7, "It's extremely important (for the prime minister) to build a personal relationship...


Uber Hires NASA Engineer for VTOL 'Flying Car' Project

And so the scoop from Bloomberg on Monday should come as no surprise: Uber has managed to lure away Mark Moore, a 30-year employee of NASA and its resident ...


Apple to start making iPhones in India, says state government

Earlier this week, Apple reported its first rise in sales in nine months after strong Christmas sales of the iPhone 7. Moreover, recent moves made by the tech...


Facebook Profit Surges On Ad Revenues

GAAP earnings per share rose 124% year over year to $1.21 per share, while net income rose to $3.6 billion from $1.6 billion in the same quarter a year before. ...


Tesla Motors, Inc. is now officially Tesla, Inc

The low-priced electric auto is expected to be out this year only, but if people start to cancel out their orders, it can be a big loss for the company consider...


Tesla Model S Fails to Earn Top Safety Rating (TSLA, GM)

Injuries to the dummy's right lower leg are also possible. For some reason, the IIHS made a decision to test electric vehicles together this year and compare ...


Mauritia 'Lost Continent': Crust From Ancient Undiscovered Landmass Found On Mauritius

Scientists say they have discovered a 3 billion year piece of crust in the Indian Ocean under the island of Mauritius which may be a part of the ancient superco...


Corps of Engineers directed to approve Dakota Access easement

National environmental groups joined the fray soon after, bringing the issue to worldwide attention. It has vowed to fight on, in the courts. Hoeven said he...


Trump Orders Pentagon to Send Plan to Defeat Daesh Within 30 Days

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, ...


Austrian government moves to ban full-face veil

Tarafa Baghajati, chair of the Austrian Muslim Initiative, said that even though he personally disagrees with full-face veils, he believes a ban is "counterprod...


A Bobcat Escaped Her Enclosure At The National Zoo

Bobcats are not known to be aggressive to humans, but they have been known to attack pets, zoo spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson said . American University se...


New NASA exhibit honors Apollo 1 crew lost in tragic accident

Friday, NASA marked its 50th anniversary of the fatal Apollo launch-pad fire with the first public display of the spaceship that was engulfed in flames. Called ...


Trump Silences Scientists From EPA, USDA

The US Department of Agriculture has banned scientists and other employees in its main research division from publicly sharing everything from the summaries of ...


Panasonic sees Tesla as deeper partner for self-driving cars too: CEO

Tesla will raise the speed limit on Autopilot, now 45 miles per hour, "as we get more data", said Musk , also revealing that the autonomous capabilities on H...


'Episode VIII' Will Be Called 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

In the release, the film is described as being the "next chapter in the Skywalker saga". The only two times the franchise has used a red font was when Return of...


Super Bowl LI: When is It, How to Get Tickets, and More

It hasn't happened yet, but the Patriots could have the defense that could slow down the Falcons' ultra-explosive offense. Hogan has, however, emerged as a ne...


Wolf 1061c could be the next habitable planet after Earth

Astronomers at the University of New South Wales in Australia announced the finding of three rocky-type worlds orbiting Wolf 1061 , a red dwarf star about 126 ...


U.S. clears Tesla over fatal Autopilot crash

NHTSA said its examination did not identify any defects in the design or performance of the automatic emergency braking or Autopilot systems. On May 7 past...


'Fire Emblem: Heroes' Running 'Choose Your Legends' Event

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is one of multiple games that will be available for the Nintendo 3DS. It's a tactical role-playing game (think Final Fa...


2016 hottest year on record, says World Meteorological Organisation

The World Meteorological Organisation ( WMO ), which pulls together temperature data from a number of sources, agrees that 2016 broke the record by 0.07C. Glo...


U.S. allies overseas fear the consequences of a Trump presidency

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the Russian government, at the direction of Putin, hacked several US targets as part of an "influence campaign" to...