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"Astronaut & Moonwalker Alan Bean Dies At 86 " WCCO

Bean standing with Conrad on the moon, looking toward Earth; Eugene A. Cernan riding in a lunar rover during the Apollo 17 mission, and the Earth rising above...


Near record heat here; flooding rains along the Gulf Coast

After Alberto makes landfall , it will continue on a northward track heading right through the southeast. For our area, Alberto has the potential to be a...


Pluto might have been formed by a billion comets

Pluto was always thought to have formed much in the same way. The mission involved flying a probe out to a comet called the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko and orbi...


Notley to skip premiers conference so she can focus on pipeline deal

During a press conference on May 16 , Alberta Premier Rachel Notley used her strongest language yet in reiterating her promise to cut off all oil and gas flow ...


Subtropical Storm Alberto forms; on track for Gulf Coast

But as it moves north, those winds are expected to dramatically weaken, allowing the system to become better defined over warm, hurricane-fueling Gulf waters....


Two sportscar-sized satellites in orbit to measure Earth's water

This first-stage booster has flown once before, a little more than four months ago when it launched the Zuma mission for the USA government-a satellite or spa...


'Alberto' just became the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season

Subtropical Storm Alberto was "meandering over the northwestern Caribbean Sea" Friday afternoon, causing unsafe surf and rip current conditions on the Yuca...


Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast

Subtropical Storm Alberto was "meandering over the northwestern Caribbean Sea" Friday afternoon, causing unsafe surf and rip current conditions on the Yuca...


Leaders campaigning for June 7 election in north, southwest and Toronto today

The poll done by this firm shows that the number of voters wanting change in this election has only ever grown more and more (with 83 per wanting change, 62 per...


Protests against Vedanta plant turns violent, 1 killed in

According to a police officer on the spot, police swung into action when the protesters torched some vehicles in the area. Condemning the state government for...


Malaysia to investigate management of development company

USA investigators say Razak's associates stole and laundered $4.5 billion from the fund, some of which also landed in Razak's bank account, and that some $23 mi...


Gay man says pope told him: 'God made you this way' - paper

Juan Carlos Cruz , a Chilean who was sexually abused by a Catholic priest, met with the Pope two weeks ago. The Pontiff said that God had made Juan Carlos ...


Ubisoft swashbuckler Skull & Bones delayed until 2019

The ship combat game had initially been scheduled for this fiscal year, but has now been delayed to the next fiscal year - meaning you should expect it somewher...


Apple shipped an estimated 600000 HomePods in Q1

An Emarketer report from May 2017 found that Amazon dominates the voice-controlled speaker market in the United States at 70.6%, while Google Home capture...


IPhone X Tesla Costs $4600 consists of Self-Charging Solar Panel

First announced in November, the iPhone X Tesla consists of one of Apple's flagships with a phone case attached directly to the device and a solar panel on ...


Steam Link Game Streaming App Available in Beta on Android

Both games ran just as smoothly as they do on my computer, and I didn't notice any drops in framerate, or input lag when using the controller - even though Ste...


HTC U12+ specifications leaked ahead of official release

At the heart of the U12+ will run a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core SoC with 6GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB storage. The front-facing shooter will have 8M...


Black Ops 4 beta

Though this battle royale mode is similar to PUBG and Fortnite , it is created to feel like Call of Duty . " Black Ops 4 doesn't have a traditional campa...


Android P beta now available on OnePlus 6

The Android P update will start installing automatically, so wait for a few minutes until the process completes. Details about the operating system were unvei...


Lawsuits threaten to derail Musk's Los Angeles tunnel

In a statement posted, the MTA said it would coordinate with The Boring Company on a test tunnel under Sepulveda Boulevard. SpaceX founder Elon Musk is back...


PayPal to buy Square competitor iZettle for $2.2B

Founded in Stockholm in 2010, iZettle started out selling credit and debit card readers that could be plugged into smart phones and tablets. "iZettle and PayPa...


Fortnite: Solo Showdown Limited Time Mode Announced, New Star Power Emote Added

Epic Games recently launched a new feature that allows players to finally have a ranked mode. However, what's different this time is that there's a big rewar...


Star formation underway 250 million years after Big Bang

Here, the oxygen distribution detected with ALMA is depicted in green. The new details revealed that light from a galaxy dubbed MACS1149-JD1 was 13.28 billi...


Airtel Introduces 'Unlimited Data' In Prepaid Recharge Packs Starting At Rs 199

Dubbed as KOOL plan, BSNL offers unlimited 4G data, unlimited voice calls, free roaming, 100 SMS per day and access to Personalised Ring Back Tone (PRBT) for ...


OnePlus To Launch Limited Edition Avengers-Themed OnePlus 6

OnePlus 6 is finally here, and we have the new handset with us in the studio. The OnePlus 6 will be available for purchase on OnePlus .in, Amazon.in, OneP...


Youtube will start crediting musicians properly in their videos

YouTube is continuing to ratchet up the site-wide services it provides for musicians - following last week's launch of four new charts that publicly display ...


German national coach springs surprise ahead of World Cup

Loew will need to present his final squad selection to Federation Internationale de Football Association by June 4. "I think he has huge quality and he has prov...


Scientists: Someone is manufacturing banned, ozone-destroying chemical

If not, it could possibly slow down the recovery of the ozone layer , especially since CFC-11 is responsible for about a quarter of all chlorine reaching the s...


Microsoft Announced New Xbox Adaptive Controller, Brings Accessibility For Gamers

These buttons can be mapped to any functions that a gamer may desire to trigger and has been created to work with many third party solutions that can simply be ...


YouTube Music: New Music Streaming Service will be Launched this Week

In an official blog post the online media giant said that on May 22 the company will begin introducing its new YouTube Music streaming service. Existing ...