by | April 03, 2018 | 04:50

The Falcon 9 rocket was previously used last August, also to send a cargo ship to the International Space Station . Jensen described that SpaceX - accustomed to making these decisions on a case-by-case basis - had chosen to expend this particular booster after concluding that the benefits of testing extreme booster trajectories and recovery profiles outweighed the difficulty (and cost) of refurbishing a Block 4 booster for a third launch.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:50

State Governor KN Tripathi yesterday met the riot victims in Asansol and Raniganj areas and appealed for peace . Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has however asserted that such behavior was unacceptable in her state and that her government would strongly deal with each miscreant.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:47

With temperatures near freezing, some of it may melt as it hits the ground. At LaGuardia Airport, the snow was falling at the rate of 2 inches per hour just before 7 a.m . Snowfall in the city generally ranged between 3 and 6-inches, with some locally higher amounts. As the low pressure moves through and east of Chicago Tuesday afternoon, winds will shift south and finally northwest, pulling much colder air back into our area, changing rain over to wet, possibly accumulating snow northern ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:47

Eastern Ghouta was taken over by rebel groups in mid-2013, resulting in the Syrian government besieging the area since then. There was no immediate confirmation from the rebels, but pro-regime newspaper Al-Watan quoted "diplomatic sources" as saying the agreement would see fighters give up heavy weapons and leave Douma for northern Syria .

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:49

The concert marked the first time in over a decade that South Korean musicians have traveled to North Korea , as relations between the two countries have thawed ahead of a groundbreaking summit of the leaders of the two countries. Kim followed up by agreeing to a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, and offering a face-to-face meet with US President Donald Trump. He was seen in another directly addressing members of Red Velvet, which commands more than 4.6 million followers on ...

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:34

Sessions said he directed US attorney John Huber of Utah to lead the investigation into Republicans' allegations that the FBI and Department of Justice abused a surveillance program against a former Trump campaign aide and determine whether a second counsel may be required in the future.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:33

According to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , President Bashar al-Assad is not likely to be toppled; yet he has expressed hopes that Assad will not serve Tehran's interests. The crown royal prince provides himself as a liberalizing modern-day, changing as well as opening the claustrophobic kingdom and also specifically enabling even more liberty to ladies.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:34

In a document posted on the Federal Register on Thursday, anyone who wants to come to the United States on a non-immigrant visa will have to answer a list of questions under new rules. Most immigrant and non-immigrant visa applicants - about 14.7 million people - will be asked to list on a federal application form all of the social media identities that they have used in the past five years - information that will be used to vet and identify them, according to the proposals.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:33

Verlander (1-0) struck out five, walked two and allowed only four singles. Springer hit 34 homers during the regular season a year ago for the Astros, all from the leadoff spot. WHITE SOX 14, ROYALS 7: Matt Davidson became the fourth player in major league history to homer three times on Opening Day, and Chicago went deep six times at Kansas City, Missouri, to spoil the Royals' 50th anniversary celebration.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:28

Earlier in the day, Police traced the Class 12 CBSE Economics paper leak to a private school, Mother Khazani Convent School, in northwest Delhi's Bawana . The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has questioned almost 60 people, including students and tutors, in this connection. Police are analysing these complaints to ascertain whether they were acts of mischief or was there any truth to them.

by | April 01, 2018 | 01:46

A police officer in Hopkinsville was injured in a shooting on Thursday. Meacham, 38, was treated for his injuries at a hospital but died there, police said. Kentucky State Police released a picture of a man they say is a suspect in a deadly officer-involved shooting. The officer's name wasn't released, pending notification of family.

by | April 01, 2018 | 00:58

FORMER CATALAN MINISTER Clara Ponsati has formally been placed under arrest following her voluntary arrival at an Edinburgh police station, accompanied by her solicitor Aamer Anwar and members of her legal team . Professor Ponsati, is being sought by the authorities in Madrid on charges of "violent rebellion and misappropriation of public funds" over her role in Catalonia's controversial independence referendum previous year.

by | April 01, 2018 | 00:51

The winning ticket matched all six numbers plus the gold Mega Ball in Friday night's drawing to win the estimated prize of $521 million, which comes out to $317 million in cash. 'The last couple of days we sold a lot of tickets, so I don't know if it's a guy, a woman, or who it is, ' he said. Only one ticket with the right numbers was purchased, Mega Millions said.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:44

A driver was on the run Thursday after attempting to ram two French soldiers who were jogging outside military barracks in the Alps, officials said . According to France Info, "there has been no information so far whether it was a terrorist attack or not". But after three hours of negotiations the gunman, who claimed allegiance to the Islamic State group, slit Beltrame's throat before himself being shot dead by police.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:43

A Maryland appeals court on Thursday granted a new trial on all charges for Adnan Syed , whose case was the subject of the popular podcast " Serial ". In a statement to the Sun , the office of Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said it was "currently reviewing today's decision to determine next steps".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:44

Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, as his replacement, ending weeks of uncertainty at the embattled agency. "I am pleased to announce that I intend to nominate highly respected Admiral Ronny L. Jackson appeared in January of this year at the White House press briefing to provide an update on President Trump's health. Unemployment among veterans is near its lowest level in years, at 3.5 percent, and the percent of veterans who have regained trust in VA services has risen to 70 ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:41

Roughly 59 million Egyptians are eligible to vote in the election, in which incumbent President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is facing off against Musa Mustafa Musa , the leader of a little-known liberal party. Noha al-Nemr, voting in Cairo's middle-class Mohandiseen district, said: "I voted for Sisi of course, because it's enough that because of him, my family and I live in safety - even if there's hardship".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:39

There will be a regular hunt before it, with groups divided by age, and then an all-ages hunt as the sun goes down. "The event was created to be a blessing to the community and seemed to have taken a turn in the eyes of locals according to the feedback sponsors were getting".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:40

President Donald Trump may "hold up" a new trade deal with South Korea until after his meeting with North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un . The development came just a few days after Kim made his first worldwide trip to China, Pyongyang's regional ally that left many surprised.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:40

The doctors performed surgery on me and saved my life. Abbasi told the Nobel laureate that Pakistan defeated militants after a hard war since her departure. The Pakistani Taliban said at the time that they shot her because she was "pro-West" and "promoting Western culture in Pashtun areas". Naija News understands it was Yousafzai's first visit to her homeland since she was airlifted for medical treatment in Britain in 2012.