• ISS spacewalk to replace Canadarm2 part
ISS spacewalk to replace Canadarm2 part

Two NASA astronauts will begin their first spacewalk, of the scheduled three, to fix the International Space Station (ISS) on October 5. The Canadian-built arm has now been in orbit for 16 years. During one or more spacewalks early next year, the arm's LEE-B grappler will be removed and replaced with a spare now mounted on an external storage p...

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  • Watch Imagine Dragons' backstage cover of Tom Petty's
Watch Imagine Dragons' backstage cover of Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down"

Singer Tom Petty passed away Monday after he was rushed to the hospital after he was found in critical condition at his home Sunday night after suffering full cardiac arrest, TMZ originally reported . You can clearly see the emotional toll of the day's events on her face. Somewhere, somehow somebody must. No one sounded like Tom Petty . F...

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  • How US President Trump's two eldest children avoided criminal indictment
How US President Trump's two eldest children avoided criminal indictment

We all know Ivanka Trump is completely useless. "The idea for me that I would make a case decision for $5,000, or $50,000 or $100,000, is ludicrous, because it's so much more important for me to have the work of this office be perceived as fair and unbiased and not for sale", he said in an interview.

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  • Uganda vs Ghana: how and where to watch
Uganda vs Ghana: how and where to watch

Ghana are third on the league log with 5 points and look like they will miss out of the World Cup for the first time in three editions after a shocking performance against Congo at home. Appiah's side is now depleted after losing Captain Asamoah Gyan, Thomas Agyepong and Columbus Crew duo Harrison Afful, Jonathan Mensah and Christian Atsu.

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  • Samajwadi Party elects Akhilesh Yadav as national president
Samajwadi Party elects Akhilesh Yadav as national president

Apart from the selection of the chief the party will amend a few rules of the party and decide a strategy for the upcoming by-polls in the state. Along with re-electing Akhilesh, the party is also expected to pass an amendment to its constitution, which would increase the terms of office-bearers from three to five years.

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  • No Amit Shah as BJP yatra enters Kerala CM's hometown
No Amit Shah as BJP yatra enters Kerala CM's hometown

Ramesh Chennithala, Leader of Opposition, poured scorn on the BJP, saying the hush-hush manner in which Shah left the borders of the State talks volumes about the prospects of Janaraksha Yatra , which has "turned a yatra of mourners" since then.

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  • Vettel set to avoid Suzuka penalty, as Ferrari salvage gearbox
Vettel set to avoid Suzuka penalty, as Ferrari salvage gearbox

Here's everything you need to know. Can Mercedes continue their dominance in Japan? The Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka will forever be scarred by the tragic scenes of 2014, when Jules Bianchi suffered his ultimately fatal accident.

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  • Nadal ready for Isner test in Beijing
Nadal ready for Isner test in Beijing

Like Nadal, Zverev is bidding for his sixth title of the year. "(Pouille) played well. Very aggressive, He's serving well", Nadal said. Mayer didn't convert a break point in the first game of the match and a game point in the second and fourth game.

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  • TransCanada spikes Energy East
TransCanada spikes Energy East

October 5, 2017, she called on the National Energy Board to send a "clear" message on how it intends to evaluate pipelines in the future. In late August, the National Energy Board - an independent regulatory agency that oversees worldwide and inter-provincial oil and gas pipelines - announced it would consider upstream and downstream greenhouse ...

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  • Japanese woman dies after working 159 hours overtime
Japanese woman dies after working 159 hours overtime

Mr Masahiko Yamauchi, a senior official at NHK's news department, said the incident was not a personal matter but a "problem for our organisation as a whole, including the labour system and how elections are covered". Image Source: YOMYOYFIs dedication to work worth dying for? In a 2016 government report on karoshi , almost a quarter of compan...

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  • Paddock's Girlfriend Says She Did Not Know About His Plans
Paddock's Girlfriend Says She Did Not Know About His Plans

Authorities are investigating reports that while she was in the Philippines , Paddock wired her $100,000. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and high-stakes gambler. Lombardo said the investigation is proceeding cautiously in case criminal charges are warranted against someone else. He also had 50 poun...

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  • Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend is back in US, FBI to question her
Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend is back in US, FBI to question her

The previously reported number, 59, includes Paddock , whom police believe shot himself. She's identified as Nevada resident Marilou Danley . Ms Danley is an Australian citizen and her sisters there said they believed she was "sent away" by Paddock to the Philippines a week before the shooting.

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  • In Shift, Justice Dept. Says Law Doesn't Bar Transgender Discrimination
In Shift, Justice Dept. Says Law Doesn't Bar Transgender Discrimination

Proving the Dept. of Justice under Attorney General Sessions has no desire to support or even understand LGBT civil rights, a DOZJ spokesperson explained to Buzzfeed its reasoning for rescinding the 2014 memo protecting transgender workers.

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  • Mike Pence: Trump-Led National Space Council Going To 'Mars And Beyond'
Mike Pence: Trump-Led National Space Council Going To 'Mars And Beyond'

Vice President Mike Pence delivers opening remarks during the National Space Council's first meeting on October 5, 2017 at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Pence said re-committing to space exploration is vital for the nation's economy and security, and he praised President Trump for spearheading what he billed as a renew...

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  • Oil steady as talk of new OPEC deal balances United States exports
Oil steady as talk of new OPEC deal balances United States exports

Saudi Arabia wants to establish an global center to fight terrorism under the aegis of the United Nations, Salman said. The increase followed a widening of the discount for USA crude against Brent, making US oil attractive on world markets.

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  • Catalan leader urges Spain to accept mediation
Catalan leader urges Spain to accept mediation

Madrid says the independence referendum contravenes the constitution, which states that Spain is indivisible. The worldwide credit rating agency Standard & Poors said it may downgrade the sovereign debt rating of Catalonia in the next three months as tensions with Madrid escalate over the region's push for independence .

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  • Britain prepared to walk away from Brexit negotiations without a deal
Britain prepared to walk away from Brexit negotiations without a deal

He said he hoped the Prime Minister would provide more clarity in her speech to the Conservative Party conference. MEP Manfred Weber, the leader of the European People's Party, said Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's recent attacks against May show "the British government is trapped by their own party quarrels and political contradictions", he...

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  • USA votes against United Nations motion condemning the death penalty for gay sex
USA votes against United Nations motion condemning the death penalty for gay sex

Condemning the U.S. move to vote against the motion, Ty Cobb, director of HRC Global , told news site Advocate: "This administration's blatant disregard for human rights and LGBTQ lives around the world is beyond disgraceful". In its opposition to the resolution , China was joined by Bangladesh, Botswana, Burundi, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Iraq...

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  • UMC's Trauma Center undergoes disaster training, ready in case of mass shooting
UMC's Trauma Center undergoes disaster training, ready in case of mass shooting

Erinn Skiba, TGH's emergency preparedness manager, said the hospital has room to grow it's ER from 74 beds to more than 200, with room for several hundred additional patients in the parking garage in the event of a mass casualty situation. I feel bad for the people that were hurt - I really do. "Every single person from a surgeon to a housekeeper...

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  • Tillerson Won't Deny Calling Trump a
Tillerson Won't Deny Calling Trump a "Moron"

NBC News stood by its report. "He loves his country". "When I wake up in the morning, my first thought is about the safety of our citizens at home and overseas", Tillerson said . Trump undercut his top diplomat with tweets over the weekend. He may regret his decision to join Trump's cabinet, but the Secretary of State watched the same 2016 ca...

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  • Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he is 'considering' running for president
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he is 'considering' running for president

Cuban admitted it would make sense to run if he could strategize effective solutions that people could get behind. Over the past year, Cuban has criticized President Trump, specifically opposing his decision to withhold tax information and his lack of transparency involving his business ventures.

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  • VX poison killed brother of North Korean leader
VX poison killed brother of North Korean leader

There has been no testimony about the motive for the killing, but North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is believed to have considered his older sibling a potential rival for power. Dr. Mohamad Shah , one of two pathologists who examined Kim's body and prepared the post-mortem report, said the cause of death was determined to be "acute VX nerve agent p...

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  • Michelle Obama's tweet for her 25th wedding anniversary is TOO cute
Michelle Obama's tweet for her 25th wedding anniversary is TOO cute

Despite being admittedly ready to exit the Oval Office, the proud Chicago native also made it clear that there was still much more to come from team Obama . On the other side of the room, there's yellows and blues and whites and greens. Though it may seem like a distant memory to most people , a President who conducted himself with class and ...

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  • Rahul Gandhi to Begin Three-Day Visit to Amethi, Rae Bareli Today
Rahul Gandhi to Begin Three-Day Visit to Amethi, Rae Bareli Today

Meanwhile, Mr. Gandhi targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over unemployment and asked him to address the issue instead of "wasting time" of the countrymen. Contending that tax rates under GST were high, he said the tax should not be more than 18 per cent and the one proposed by the previous UPA government was on those lines.

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  • George Foreman challenges Steven Seagal to 10-round fight
George Foreman challenges Steven Seagal to 10-round fight

Foreman tweeted, "I challenge you one on one, I use boxing You can use whatever". Check out some of the Twitter chatter below and on the following pages regarding George Foreman calling out Steven Seagal in the tweets below and on the following pages.

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  • Tropical Depression Sixteen forms in the Atlantic
Tropical Depression Sixteen forms in the Atlantic

The next name on the 2017 list of storm names is 'Nate'. Check The Palm Beach Post's live storm tracking map . How much interaction with land in Mexico, how quickly a trough moves in from the north, and how strong the storm gets will all play a role.

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  • Barcelona president confirms La Liga exit a possibility over Catalan independence
Barcelona president confirms La Liga exit a possibility over Catalan independence

Barcelona will join a strike called across Catalonia on Tuesday in protest at a violent crackdown by police of an independence referendum called by pro-separatist politicians for the region on Sunday. Asked about a Madrid intervention, he replied that it would be "a mistake that would change everything". Catalan authorities say some 2.3 million...

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  • Turkey to Impose Further Sanctions on Iraqi Kurdistan
Turkey to Impose Further Sanctions on Iraqi Kurdistan

The trial began on February 20 and is one of many such processes taking place across Turkey to try those who allegedly plotted the failed bid to oust Erdogan on July 15, 2016. "America and foreign powers are unreliable and seek to create a new Israel in the region", he said. Washington is also vehemently opposed to the Kurdish referendum, with th...

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  • Senate Intel Heads Say Trump-Russia Collusion Still an Open Question
Senate Intel Heads Say Trump-Russia Collusion Still an Open Question

The committee is one of several that are investigating Russian interference in the election and potential collusion between Russia and associates of the Trump campaign. Thus far, Burr and Warner said, more than 100 people have been interviewed by committee members or staff producing almost 4,000 transcript pages. Burr said the committee had i...

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  • Girlfriend of Vegas Gunman Arrives in US
Girlfriend of Vegas Gunman Arrives in US

Investigators have found no evidence that Paddock, 64, had even incidental contacts with foreign or domestic extremist groups, and reviews of his history show no underlying pattern of law breaking or hate speech, a senior United States homeland security official said on Tuesday.

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  • Saudi king to make historic visit to Russian Federation
Saudi king to make historic visit to Russian Federation

General Authority for Statistics figures show that Saudi Arabia's gross domestic product (GDP) shrank by 2.3 percent in this year's second quarter compared with the first three months of 2017, mainly over low oil prices and less production.

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  • Burr won't release Russian-linked Facebook ads
Burr won't release Russian-linked Facebook ads

Facebook's disclosure came just hours after it gave congress detailed record of the ads, including data about the buyers and their targeting efforts. Now, Facebook is sharing a report of the 3,000 ads by Russian-run agencies that ran between 2015 and 2017 with the Congressional investigators. This step, according to Facebook, would help deter ...

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  • Have to complete projects initiated by Nawaz: PM Abbasi
Have to complete projects initiated by Nawaz: PM Abbasi

He also thanked members of the General Council, who came from across the country for election of PML-N President, for reposing complete confidence on his leadership. Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif speaks during a news conference in Islamabad on September 26. The Pakistani National Assembly adopted legislation that would allow dis...

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  • BJP chief Amit Shah launches 'padyatra' against CPI(M) 'violence' in Kerala
BJP chief Amit Shah launches 'padyatra' against CPI(M) 'violence' in Kerala

The choice of the end points is significant, because Kannur and Thiruvananthapuram districts have witnessed the majority of political murders that have rocked Kerala . "Satyagrahas will be staged in all state capitals from Wednesday till October 17", said the BJP chief. "Against Jihadi-Red Terror" began from the Gandhi statue here this afternoon...

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  • Vijayan responsible for violence in Kerala: Amit Shah
Vijayan responsible for violence in Kerala: Amit Shah

There will be a "satyagraha" in each state capital in the next 15 days to express solidarity with BJP workers from Kerala. "The yatra is the organised protest of all BJP workers in the country". Chief minister Vijayan on Monday said that the attempts of the BJP to equate democratically functioning CPM with Maoists was irresponsible. "We are...

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