North Korea warns U.S. of 'unimaginable strike' on USA vessel

North Korea warns U.S. of 'unimaginable strike' on USA vessel

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan said on Tuesday. President Trump has recently stepped up his rhetoric against North Korea and leader Kim Jong Un, whom he's dubbed " Little Rocket Man ". 10, 2017. It's not the first time North Korea has denounced the drills, either. Experts say that North Korea finds it hard to read Trump - and that could make the North Koreans more likely to use force. Read More

Attacks across Afghanistan leave 55 dead

Attacks across Afghanistan leave 55 dead

Channel 1 TV News reported that the Afghan Ministry of Defense confirmed that there was an attack on a base of the Afghan National Army in Kandahar. The Taliban have killed at least 58 Afghan security forces in a wave of attacks across the country, including an assault that almost wiped out the Maiwand camp in the southern Kandahar province. Read More

The Switch's New Video Capture Function Isn't Great

The Switch's New Video Capture Function Isn't Great

Firmware 4.0 is now available for the #Nintendo Switch , bringing with it a few exciting new features. I can attest from personal experience that every Nintendo NY event draws an absolutely massive crowd, so if you're in the area and want to participate, be sure to get there bright and early! What that means is that all data will be moved to the new Switch and permanently removed from the old Switch . Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Given a $160.00 Price Target at Mizuho

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Given a $160.00 Price Target at Mizuho

The first batch of iPhone X devices has already been shipped out from Foxconn Electronics' site in Zhengzhou (Henan, China), said the sources. However, I doubt that Apple would start the 6-inch LCD iPhone at the same $699 price point that today's iPhone 8 occupies, especially since generally reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo with KGI Securities recently indicated that Apple plans to equip all new 2018 iPhones with pricey TrueDepth cameras as well as full-screen designs. Read More

LEGO launches Women of NASA set

LEGO launches Women of NASA set

Each set will include Lego versions of the women pioneers accompanied by a build that speaks to their careers. "For the vignettes, I wanted to contextualise each person in terms of her contribution to NASA history". Katherine Johnson , the NASA mathematician who calculated the trajectory for the first American in space , chose not to be part of the set. Roman's includes a posable Hubble Space Telescope and Hamilton's includes a stack of books representing the software code for the Apollo ... Read More

Hikers' bodies found embracing in Joshua Tree shows son's kindness, father says

Hikers' bodies found embracing in Joshua Tree shows son's kindness, father says

George Land, a spokesman for Joshua Tree National Park , told the Orange County Register: "The way the tracks were picked up indicate these people could be walking in circles, which is not uncommon when people are lost". Their vehicle was later found near the park's maze loop. The couple were first reported missing mid-July when they did not check out of their Airbnb rental, ABC 7 reports. Read More

Talks among US, South Korea, Japan center on North Korea

Talks among US, South Korea, Japan center on North Korea

The so-called six-party talks that also involved China and Russian Federation were last held in late 2008 and North Korea went on to conduct its second nuclear test in May 2009. The U.S. must be prepared to defend itself and its allies, he said. The talks come as the US and South Korea hold joint naval drills this week. The Seoul meeting was set to take place following threatening comments made by North Korean Deputy U.N. Read More

Snapchat forms joint digital content studio with NBCUniversal to produce scripted shows

Snapchat forms joint digital content studio with NBCUniversal to produce scripted shows

Lauren Anderson, who has served as NBC Entertainment's senior vice president of current programming, will be its chief content officer. Sen Mills, at the head of the department of the original content of Snap , for its part, explained that his company saw in the encrypted contents of " the next chapter in which to plunge ". Read More

Trump slams National Football League for not forcing players to stand

Trump slams National Football League for not forcing players to stand

Is Colin Kaepernick now without a job in the National Football League for reasons other than his ability to play quarterback and specifically because of his social activism as demonstrated by his refusal last season to stand for the playing of the National Anthem? The president's ire only sparked more protests, as entire teams began to kneel in protest of racial discrimination and disproportional police violence toward racial minorities. Read More


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FDA Approves Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Gene Therapy

FDA Approves Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Gene Therapy

The FDA has approved a risk evaluation and mitigation strategy (REMS) for Yescarta that will inform and educate health care professionals about its associated risks. "That policy will also clarify how we will apply our expedited programs to breakthrough products that use CAR-T cells and other gene therapies", Scott Gottlieb, MD, FDA Commissioner, said in a statement.Read More

Oil prices rallying again on short-term drains on supply

Oil prices rallying again on short-term drains on supply

Short-term market metrics lingering from a USA hurricane gave support to crude oil prices Wednesday, even though balance seemed slow to emerge. After months of range-bound trading during which Opec-led supply cuts supported crude values but rising USA output capped markets, prices have moved up significantly this month. Read More