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Author: 0 SpaceX Launches Secret Spy Satellite

The Falcon 9's first stage then made a stunning reentry into Earth's atmosphere and safely returned to Landing Zone-1. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the USA government Monday morning and then successfully landed the booster for recycling.

Author: 0 North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

According to Japanese officials, the North Korean missile traveled for about 30 minutes, reaching an altitude of more than 1,200 miles. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called the launch a message by Pyongyang to South Korea after the election of President Moon Jae-in, who took office on Wednesday.

Research Hitman Rights Will Remain With IO Interactive - Rumour
Author: 0 Hitman Rights Will Remain With IO Interactive - Rumour

If a new rumor is believed, IO Interactive has retained the rights to Hitman and that the second season of the current Hitman game is still planned. In case you missed it, the house of Final Fantasy recently announced that it was looking to sell the studio . Really, when it comes to murderous sandboxes where every piece has a knock-on effect on everything else when you introduce necks to carbon fibre monofilament wires, Hitman is simply the best.

Author: 0 SpaceX Set For First Military Mission Launch

The spy satellite , known as NROL-76, will launch on a Falcon 9 rocket from Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. During SpaceX's last launch, founder Elon Musk said the company attempted to recover the payload fairings - the nose cone on the top of the rocket that protects the payload.

Author: 0 Jamala's Eurovision performance hit bum note after streaker flashed

A high-profile serial offender, whose repeated attempts to court controversy have seen him become the bane of many red carpet events, Sediuk stormed the Eurovision stage as last year's victor Jamala was performing. Sediuk has a history of carrying out pranks. At the 2013 Grammy Awards, Sediuk also stormed the stage when Adele was awarded the "Best Solo Performance" prize, receiving a six-month suspended sentence after pleading no contest.

Research Stock Up On More Mega Stones in
Author: 0 Stock Up On More Mega Stones in "Pokemon Sun and Moon"

While mega evolutions aren't the main focus of " Sun " and "Moon", this new update adds four to the game: Pidgeotite (Pidgeot), Steelixite (Steelix), Heracronite (Heracross) and Houndoominite (Houndoom). Players can get these gifts via code. It will also come holding a Life Orb. It is the highest form a pokemon can achieve, the ultimate form of themselves.

Author: 0 S. Korea's New President Heading for Friction with the US?

First freeze North Korea's nuclear development, then engage with them economically before working towards the ultimate goal of denuclearization. Mr Moon has advocated dialogue with the North as well as sanctions, adopting a more conciliatory stance than his predecessor.

Author: 0 BC Greens face stickhandling act in deciding which party it would back

Clark to lead a government that will address the issues that matter to people", Horgan said. Speaking in Toronto Wednesday, Alberta Premier Rachel Notely jokingly thanked the voters of British Columbia for making Tuesday's election "interesting" and precluding her from congratulating a victor at this point.

Research Leaked NSA tools used in cyber attack; USA company among those affected
Author: 0 Leaked NSA tools used in cyber attack; USA company among those affected

If you read between the lines, and count the fact that Windows 10 devices were not targeted, the message is pretty clear: Upgrade to Windows 10 or struggle with getting security protection moving forward. This crippled a feature that caused the malware to rapidly spread across infected networks. The warning echoed that from Europe's policing agency earlier Sunday.

Author: 0 South Korea's new president moves to soothe tensions with China

Asked in an interview with NBC News conducted on Thursday whether Moon's approach would mean a change in USA strategy, Trump replied: "He's more open to discussion". Moon's plan to send a special envoy to China to resolve the THAAD issue and the North Korean nuclear issue is particularly significant. Washington says the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) system will play a vital role in curbing the missile threat from Pyongyang, but Beijing says that the system's radar affects ...

Author: 0 BAFTAs: Real-life dramas crowned at awards as royal saga deposed

HOLLY Willoughby has been compared to Cinderella after revealing her BAFTA TV Awards 2017 dress on Instagram. The Panorama programme Teenage Prison Abuse Exposed won the current affairs prize. The mini series prize was taken by National Treasure, a drama inspired by Operation Yewtree while documentarian Nick Fraser was presented with the Bafta special award for his 20 years as editor of the BBC's Storyville documentary strand.

Research Waymo, Lyft team up on self-driving cars
Author: 0 Waymo, Lyft team up on self-driving cars

Talks on the collaboration between Waymo and Lyft began last summer in discussions between Waymo's chief executive and the founders and leaders of Lyft, the newspaper said. Uber is also testing autonomous cars there. Just last year, Lyft co-founder John Zimmer claimed that the majority of Lyft vehicles would be autonomous within five years.

Author: 0 NK claims successful launch of intermediate ballistic missile

The North says it needs atomic weapons to defend itself against the threat of invasion and is widely believed to be making progress in its quest to develop a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the continental United States - something President Donald Trump has vowed "won't happen".

Author: 0 S. Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in on his election and said he looks forward to working with him closely as strategic partners, a PTI report said. He also stated he will "sincerely negotiate" with the United States and China over the deployment of the U.S. anti-missile THAAD system. In his inaugural address Wednesday, Moon vowed to "lay the foundation for the resolution of the North Korean nuclear issue" and "provide a turning point" ...

Author: 0 Manhunt for hackers behind global cyberattack

Russian Federation and the United Kingdom were among the worst-hit countries. The malicious software behind the onslaught appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was supposedly identified by the National Security Agency for its own intelligence-gathering purposes and was later leaked to the internet .

Research Arctic Council Meeting Could Heat Up Over Climate Change
Author: 0 Arctic Council Meeting Could Heat Up Over Climate Change

He is expected to decide whether the USA will leave the 2015 Paris Agreement, or stay in with reduced commitments, after a Group of Seven summit at the end of this month. "Perhaps our planet would say, I've been your best friend since the industrial revolution", Wallström said. The assent to the Arctic Council's declaration comes as the Trump administration has a delegation in Germany to attend United Nations climate talks, a follow-up to the Paris agreement focused on implementation.

Author: 0 NBC reviving 'must-see TV' Thursdays with 'Will & Grace'

Greenblatt said they're working on "creative" ways to keep momentum going for the shows during those periods, particularly hit tearjerker " This Is Us ". "Coming off another stabilizing year, which included the launch of one of the great new dramas in a decade, our upcoming fall schedule is both limited in the number of new series and aggressive in rebooting Thursday night", said Greenblatt.

Research Snap Drops 15%: Q1 Revenue, EPS Miss, Subs Rise Just 5%
Author: 0 Snap Drops 15%: Q1 Revenue, EPS Miss, Subs Rise Just 5%

It was the company's first time reporting quarterly earnings since going public in March. Snap Inc SNAP .N shares plunged in after-hours trading on Wednesday after the parent of the popular disappearing-messaging app Snapchat reported slowing user growth and revenue that fell short of analyst estimates amid stiff competition from Facebook Inc FB.O .

Research Yates' Giro hopes take a tumble after dramatic crash in stage finale
Author: 0 Yates' Giro hopes take a tumble after dramatic crash in stage finale

Team Sky's Thomas, second overall at the start of the day, and Briton Adam Yates (Orica-Scott), who was third, crashed and were left behind the leading group at the start of the final climb up the Blockhaus. The 2014 victor attacked with six kilometres to go as the race approached the summit of the steep Blockhaus climb and looked in a class of his own as he raced clear.

Research South Africa to sign new nuclear power pacts after court ruling
Author: 0 South Africa to sign new nuclear power pacts after court ruling

The government says the planned eight new reactors would supply an additional 9,600 MW of electricity, more than five times current nuclear output. She said that had instructed her department to review the processing of all future section 34 determinations and all determinations now in place to ensure compliance with the judgment.

Author: 0 Tillerson: US reviewing climate change policy

While President Trump has talked tough in the past about his skeptical views on climate change, his administration appears to be taking a more cautious approach to the issue on the world stage in the early days of his presidency. There were also fears that wider geopolitical tensions will develop in the Arctic as the US, Russia and China battle for oil and gas resources likely to be opened up by the melting of icecaps and unfreezing of waters.

Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy sped around NYC on Sean Spicer's podium Friday morning

Brian Stelter, host of CNN's " Reliable Sources ", reported that McCarthy appeared to be filming segments for the show outside the CNN building. May 12, 2017You already know it's going to be a good week for #SNL when Melissa McCarthy is spotted on 58th st with the Sean Spicer podiumobile! If all of this hype seems somewhat over-the-top for an otherwise regular episode of SNL , that's because it is.

Author: 0 SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches ballistic missile

The missile flew more than 700 kilometres (435 miles) before landing in the Sea of Japan. The United States has the "illusion of ordinary business of restaurant management as manufacturing factories for nuclear weapons or ballistic missiles", said the statement.

Author: 0 Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact

While pulling out of the Paris deal might please the fossil fuels and automotive industry, a wide swath of corporate America is pressuring the Trump Administration to stay in the accord. While campaigning previous year, Trump called climate change a hoax perpetrated by China, and promised to cancel the deal if he won the presidency.

Author: 0 Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

But, looking at the slowed growth, this number seems unlikely. The database scales to span multiple regions, with Microsoft offering service level agreements (SLAs) for uptime, performance, latency, and consistency. If you are not an Administrator and want to use this app, you will be so restricted on what you can do that it would not even be worth downloading. The app is available for download on the Google Play Store.

Research Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final
Author: 0 Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

This time, Kiev's main Kreshchatyk street has been transformed into a Eurovision fan zone that includes a large stage and chill-out zones with beanbags. Russia , in response, decided not to allow her to participate by video or to send another contestant. Bulgaria finished second, while Moldova was third.

Research Google Taimen with Android O, Snapdragon 835 spotted on GeekBench
Author: 0 Google Taimen with Android O, Snapdragon 835 spotted on GeekBench

So, now Geekbench lets us see some features of this Google Pixel 2, which currently points to 4 GB RAM and a Qualcomm octa-core processor in terms of hardware. And recently, it had its Geekbench scores leaked. Apart from that, we do not know for sure whether the Google Taimen will arrive as a Pixel brand or otherwise.

Author: 0 North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile — South Korean Military

The flight "was not consistent with an intercontinental ballistic missile", the US Pacific Command said. U.S. President Donald Trump has vowed not to let that happen. Although there are still plenty of technical hurdles to be overcome, many analysts believe North Korea will eventually achieve Kim's stated goal of developing an ICBM that can reach the mainland United States.

Research When AAP leader Kapil Mishra broke down during meditation at Rajghat
Author: 0 When AAP leader Kapil Mishra broke down during meditation at Rajghat

She also highlighted that by sacking Kapil Mishra, Kejriwal had proved what kind of a person he is. Kejriwal-led AAP has termed the recently conducted CBI raid on Delhi secretariat and the issuance of notice against the party for its overseas funding by the home ministry a case of political vendetta.

Research Beware! Google Docs phishing attack has already affected 1 million accounts
Author: 0 Beware! Google Docs phishing attack has already affected 1 million accounts

The attack appears to be quite sophisticated, and reddit user JakeSteam (via Motherboard ) explained just what happens if you do click through the link. Thousands of employees at multiple organizations that use Google for email have reported the risky email phishing scam today. Below is how one looked that we received at the station.

Author: 0 Everything Microsoft announced at Build 2017

The enterprise announcements over the rest of the two days dovetailed with Nadella's new Intelligent Cloud and Intelligent Edge mantra. Users need the Office 365 subscription or OneDrive business account. While Microsoft , in a very rare occasion, has let Apple apps into their world, Google Chrome is off limits in the Windows 10 S . Being a streamlined version of the Windows 10 that is familiar to the general public, the Windows 10 S has some very restricted settings.

Research Tropico dev goes to space with Surviving Mars
Author: 0 Tropico dev goes to space with Surviving Mars

If you've ever thought that we need to get busy colonizing Mars, the new game from Tropico developer Haemimont Games will let you try your hand at doing just that. The game's setting borrows as much from the work of NASA and SpaceX as it does from the works of writers such as Asimov and Clarke. Uncovering these secrets might bring your colony great fortune, or awful ruin.

Research Carmaker Nissan says UK plant hit by cyber attack
Author: 0 Carmaker Nissan says UK plant hit by cyber attack

The NHS faces a weekend of chaos after the ransomware took hold on Friday afternoon, locking machines and demanding money to release the data. At two London hospitals, a British medical student found widespread computer issues, he told CNN.

Research United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack
Author: 0 United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

Hospitals across England and Scotland have been crippled by the global attack, which began on Friday and saw around 45 organisations infiltrated by malicious software. Also, the "loophole" does not work on systems that have already been infected. "As a result, we've got this terrible situation that NHS workers are facing today".

Research SpaceX successfully tests Falcon Heavy rocket ahead of space missions
Author: 0 SpaceX successfully tests Falcon Heavy rocket ahead of space missions

It will also be reusable, meaning that SpaceX should be able to land Falcon Heavy rocket stages back on Earth after flying to space, reducing the cost of launching to orbit and even beyond. (TheTechPortal.com) - SpaceX has been gunning for further and heavier orbital missions by building its Falcon Heavy rocket booster. "This indeed will also be the rocket that is scheduled to take two tourists around the moon next year, and is also set to go to Mars in 2020", he added.

Research Scientists name newly-discovered species of dinosaur after Zuul from Ghostbusters
Author: 0 Scientists name newly-discovered species of dinosaur after Zuul from Ghostbusters

Its ferocious horned skull and elongated torso prompted one nerdy scientist to suggest naming it after one of the brutish demon dogs from 1984's Ghostbusters . Since they were able to retrieve the dinosaur's full skeleton, including the skull, tail, body, armor and preserved soft tissue, the scientists intend to further research and discover more about the new species.

Research Heroic Man Saves Suicidal Woman From Jumping In Front Of Train
Author: 0 Heroic Man Saves Suicidal Woman From Jumping In Front Of Train

According to People's Daily Online , the railway worker suffered an injury to his head during the rescue attempt. Earlier this year footage emerged of the moment a three-year-old girl was caught on camera falling off a station platform and becoming wedged between a train, just before it was due to depart.

Author: 0 2-magnitude quake recorded off coast of El Salvador

KIRO-TV in Seattle reports 40 tremors have been recorded in the last week in the same area. The quake swarm is associated with the western edge of the Seattle fault, which runs from west Kitsap County due west to the Cascade foothills. "It's interesting, but not alarming", said Bill Steele with the Seismic Network. But we don't really understand what causes these swarms. Concerns shifted from "Did you feel it?" to "What does it mean?" "It is possible that more, and bigger, earthquakes ...