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Wall Street Ends Strengthening on Higher S&P Index

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The Dow Jones Industrials added over four points to stand at 22,374, the Nasdaq is up 0.58 to 6,461 but the broader based S&P 500 lost 0.31 at 6,461. Even though analysts concerned about market sensitivity, they saw continued momentum for equity valuations through further improved corporate earnings. Lire la suite »

Truck found in the Androscoggin may solve New Hampshire cold case

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New Hampshire Police have recovered a truck from the bottom of a river which is related to the disappearance of a 26-year-old man nearly 20 years ago. It was later learned that Imondi was seen driving the Ford Ranger, which authorities say belonged his girlfriend, after leaving Bill's Seafood. Police said the side scan SONAR was able to detect an image on the bottom of the river that was consistent with a truck similar to the missing vehicle. Lire la suite »

Warm & Humid With Some Showers

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East wind around 5 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60%. A chance of showers and thunderstorms returns to the metro-area forecast for Friday night through Sunday . Southeast wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Today: Mostly sunny, west winds 15 to 25 miles per hour and high of 65. Lire la suite »

Police identify man killed in crash that closed I-295 for hours

The second vehicle was driven by 17 year old Margaret Anne King of West Bath. King suffered minor injuries and was taken to Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick by her parents. According to Public Safety spokesperson Steve McCausland, troopers said the man who died was operating a auto that was struck from behind by a second vehicle. Lire la suite »

Trump's Welcome Flirtation With the UN

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He thanked all those who backed the unanimous votes for the sanctions, especially China and Russian Federation, but deplored the fact that some nations continue to trade with the North, providing arms and financial support to a country that "imperils the world" with nuclear conflict. Lire la suite »

Android's Clear Advantage Over Apple iPhone X

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Even for a company that has increasingly made a move to earn more and more money from accessories - remember all those dongles and lack of ports in the Apple products of late - this is a unusual strategy. However, it is a bit surprising to see the same happening this time around even though Apple has been investing a lot in the country recently. According to the company, there's a one in a million chance of someone being able to "hack" your phone. Lire la suite »

Israel intercepts Iranian-built drone on Syrian border

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The Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) says it intercepted an Iranian-built drone launched from Syria by Hezbollah which illegally entered Israeli airspace on Tuesday. Israel considers Iran to be its greatest threat, citing the country's nuclear ambitions, its development of long-term missiles, hostile anti-Israel rhetoric and support for anti-Israel militant groups. Lire la suite »

Third arrest made in London subway attack

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Scotland Yard's Counter-Terrorism Command investigating the Friday attack arrested the 25-year-old from Newport, South Wales yesterday. In another security scare on Sunday, a London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport after a false bomb alert. Lire la suite »

Haley: If diplomacy doesn't work, Mattis will 'take care of' North Korea

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Lisa Collins, a fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said other nations will be watching the United States at the U.N. next week to determine Trump's next steps. When he dismissed the 11 September UN resolution, which had been weakened by China and Russian Federation, as "just another very small step, not a big deal", Haley jumped to his defence and dismissed any suggestion they were not on the same page. Lire la suite »

Who do we believe - the United Nations or Suu Kyi?

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According to reports, the Rohingya crisis has left at least 1,000 people dead, including children and infants, with dozens of the Rohingya Muslims who drowned when their boat capsized while trying to escape on overloaded fishing boats ill-equipped for rough waters. Lire la suite »

Trump's Security Adviser Urges Kim Jong-un to Abandon Nukes

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President Donald Trump on Sunday mocked the leader of nuclear-armed North Korea as "Rocket Man" while White House advisers said the isolated nation would face destruction unless it shelves its weapons programs and bellicose threats. McMaster told a White House briefing. In office since January, this will be Trump's first U.N. General Assembly gathering, but as a native New Yorker, he is returning home, albeit for only the second time since his inauguration. Lire la suite »

New synthetic muscle can lift 1000 times its own weight

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The incredible actuator, which paves the way for fully soft robots , can lift 1,000 times its own weight. 'This is a big piece of the puzzle and, like biology, the new actuator can be shaped and reshaped a thousand ways. After being 3D-printed into the desired shape, the artificial muscle was electrically actuated using a thin resistive wire and low-power (8V). It was tested in a variety of robotic applications where it showed significant expansion-contraction ability, being capable of ... Lire la suite »

Final Fantasy XV Comrades Expansion To Release On October 31st

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For the first time, players will be able to create their own avatar and join up with three other friends to take on quests and battles in the game's first and only online multiplayer expansion. A PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold membership is required to play. The Steam page for Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition mentioned that it would include "content contained in free updates to the consoles versions as well as paid downloadable content originally available through the Season Pass", ... Lire la suite »

Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton crushes 56th home run

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The 26-year-old right-hander will carry a cool 3.55 ERA and 1.22 WHIP into his next start on the road versus the Rockies. Sep. According to MLB Statcast the ball came off the bat at 116.7 miles per hour making it the second hardest-hit home run of 2017. Lire la suite »

UPS To Hire About 95000 For Holiday Season

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The stock has "Buy" rating by Sandler O'Neill on Thursday, May 26. Investors sentiment is 0 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.26, from 1.18 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 48 investors sold IRM shares while 99 reduced holdings. Honeywell International Inc. lifted its position in shares of United Parcel Service by 108.6% during the first quarter. 457.21 million shares or 1.93% more from 448.58 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Lire la suite »

Polygamist leader Lyle Jeffs pleads guilty to federal fraud charge

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Jeffs was awaiting trial in the food-stamp case when he slipped off his ankle monitor and escaped in June 2016. The FBI recaptured Jeffs in South Dakota this summer after he pawned two pairs of pliers. Huber acknowledged that some may criticize the terms of the deal, but he said investigators will begin searching for property in Jeffs' name to seize for the restitution. Lire la suite »

Man gets 30-87 years for sex assault of 6 "gifted" girls

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Kaplan fathered two children with the girl, the first when she was 14, and sexually assaulted her five sisters. Authorities said the family "gifted" their oldest daughter to Kaplan because he helped them financially after they abandoned their Amish faith. Lire la suite »

Jimmy Kimmel blasts health care bill

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The governors who signed the letter are particularly notable, since some are from states represented by Republican senators who are weighing whether to back the bill . Most of the congresspeople voting on it probably won't even read it, and they want us to do the same thing. But while there aren't firm numbers from the Congressional Budget Office yet on the estimated impact of the bill, experts argue that its funding structure would make it hard even for states willing to chip in far ... Lire la suite »

Trump, Pence to campaign for odd before GOP runoff

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Unusual came second behind Roy Moore in the August primary but would be hoping to win the special election especially with the support of President Trump, VP Mike Pence, senate and the GOP establishment to continue in the seat vacated by Jeff Sessions following his appointment as Attorney General of the USA on February 8. Lire la suite »

Senate intelligence chairman: Facebook should testify

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Facebook has said it is working with US authorities who are investigating alleged Russian meddling and also taking steps, such as removing fake accounts, to prevent manipulation of its platform. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., said Tuesday that committee members agreed the panel should hold a public hearing after it was revealed earlier this month that hundreds of phoney Facebook accounts, likely run from Russian Federation, spent about $100,000 on ads aimed at stirring up divisive issues such ... Lire la suite »

Adam Scott's new Fox show will air its premiere on Twitter

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Fox Broadcasting and Twitter are teaming up to launch a number of programming initiatives on the social media platform, including the premiere of new comedy series " Ghosted " before it airs on television. The marathon will begin streaming Tuesday night at 11 p.m. ET. Twitter's global head of live video Todd Swidler told Deadline , "The discussion of TV shows has always taken place on Twitter and it is a natural evolution to add TV premieres and live pre-shows to our video experience". Lire la suite »