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by | April 07, 2018 | 00:14

A significant moment for the company and its sister manufacturing organisation, The Spaceship Company, this marks the first test since a fatal accident in 2014, in which a pilot was killed and the SS2 being tested was destroyed . Unity only reaches heights of about 80 km, but it's still enough to very easily view our planet's curvature. It was Unity's first attempt at transonic flight.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:09

Washington led 104-87 with just under eight minutes remaining in the fourth quarter but coasted to the finish as LeBron James and the Cavs shot 73 per cent in the final period, including a 32-11 run to end the game in the shocking come-from-behind win.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:11

Over the past few hours, Tip, Safaree and Uncle M have saluted Cardi on her long-awaited studio project. Meanwhile, Cardi B shut down rumors that she was feuding with Nicki Minaj . Now, though, you can take in all of Invasion of Privacy for yourself down below. "It's really internet made-up", she said. "If it arrives, if it don't [sic] arrive, then you gonna know what the fuck is going on".

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:09

The court noted that Park Geun Hye has denied the charges made against her and does not appear to be reflecting on her actions, and instead has passed the blame to others. Park has continued to say she is innocent of any wrongdoing. Although the 24-year sentence doled out to former president Park Geun-hye was a hefty punishment for deep levels of corruption, dirty dealings in high places are nothing new to South Koreans.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:07

A gunman has shot and killed four staff at a university in Eskisehir in north-western Turkey. "In this unfortunate event, vice dean Mikail Yalcin, faculty secretary Fatih Ozmutlu, teaching faculty Serdar Caglak and researcher Yasir Armagan lost their lives".

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:06

Keep in mind that the WWE WrestleMania betting odds will probably change as the pay-per-view draws closer, but it would be hard to see Undertaker losing two years in a row on "the grandest stage of them all". "I'm not going to take that!" the WWE star, 40, said. 'Because if you think shoving a toothbrush up my butt is a threat, you've got news coming pal.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:08

Colorado State University forecasters Philip Klotzbach and Michael Bell expect 14 named tropical storms during the 2018 season - seven that will likely become hurricanes. Pacific waters, alternatively, are cold and forecasted to stay cool. That would mean there's no El Nino or La Nina but ENSO neutral conditions, which can favor storm development.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:08

The Senate President took to his twitter handle to announce the news, he said, "I am saddened to learn of the passing of another friend and colleague, Senator Mustapha Bukar". The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, has sent condolence to the Daura Emirate Council and people of Katsina North Senatorial Zone on the demise of Sen.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:04

He is facing 12 years in jail on charges of accepting a bribe but had asked to remain free during his appeal. He is the front-runner in all opinion polling for the election in October, though his conviction will likely bar him from running.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:01

President Trump revived his rhetorical attacks Monday on Mexico, free trade, immigration, and the Democrats , even though illegal border crossings are down and the president himself killed off a key program at issue. Trump tweeted on Sunday . "In addition, a new immigrant couldn't take advantage of the suspended program because they have to prove they have been here for several years".

by | April 06, 2018 | 03:53

President Donald Trump says he didn't know about a $130,000 payment his personal attorney made to an adult film actress who alleges they had an affair. This is the first time the president has commented publicly on the issue. Daniels also claimed she received threats, warning her not to speak about the affair.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:02

US Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees US troops in the Middle East as the head of Central Command, estimated on Tuesday that more than 90 per cent of the group's territory in Syria had been taken back since 2014. And control of that oil-producing part of Syria gives the US leverage to pursue other goals: pressing Moscow to insist on at least some power-sharing by Assad, and cultivating differences between Russian Federation and Iran.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:01

She had also expressed support for the current leadership of the ANC (African National Congress) party - which her husband led to power in the euphoric post-apartheid elections of 1994. Ms Madikizela-Mandela was persecuted by the apartheid government, and venerated by many South Africans, because of her activism against white minority rule.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:03

Martin Luther King Jr . was assassinated, the civil rights leader's family and admirers were marking the anniversary of his death with marches, speeches and quiet reflection Wednesday. "It was a hole that can never be filled in our lives". When he returned to Ft. Carrying on King's work has been the theme of the day with the central question, where do we go from here? "It was all handled by local and state authorities as it turned out".

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:03

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan had spent most of its session dithering either side of flat before ending 0.3 percent lower. China's commerce ministry listed 106 products to be targeted and said a date for the implementation of the tariffs would be announced separately.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:04

The TDP chief also spoke in an interview with NDTV on the issue of special status and said, "Injsutice has been done to Andhra Pradesh, the bifurcation of the state is not scientific, even now, the bifurcation act implementation has not taken place, and also to pass the bill they (Centre) has given some assurance on the floor of the house ..." A senior TDP leader from Andhra Pradesh, who was not willing to be identified, said that Naidu is likely to meet All India Trinamool Congress supremo ...

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:59

Bradford and three colleagues, including his daughter, chose to check on whether people who can access medical marijuana are less likely to go for prescription opioids. Pending final approval from the State Pharmacy Board, he could soon open the first medical marijuana dispensary in the Greater New Orleans area. That's about 39 fewer prescriptions per 1,000 people using Medicaid.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:11

Sinclair is known for regularly sending video segments to the stations they own, classifying them as "must-runs". The "Terrorism Alert Desk" is a recurring segment. Sinclair, which owns or operates 193 stations and is the nation's largest broadcaster, provided the script. "If the FCC allows this, there's nothing to stop [other companies] from getting bigger and editorializing on their local newscasts".

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:12

This is clear from the PMI index quoted by Reuters. A figure above 50 indicates expansion on the index, which is used by the Bank of England to monitor the health of the economy. The PMI, based on surveys, is a leading indicator of economic activity. Rising output requirements led firms to increase their employment and purchasing activity during March.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:08

Temperatures will fall rather abruptly overnight, with temperatures dropping almost 10-15 degrees into the 40s in a matter of a couple of hours after the cold front passes. Keep in mind this is also an overnight event which makes the set-up a little more risky since most folks will be asleep when the line of storms comes through.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:12

The first presidential term of 63-year-old Field Marshal will officially end on June 7. Last week, Sisi posted photos of voters participating in the polls and praised them on facebook for the huge turnout. Mr Sisi swept to victory in an election a year later with 97 percent of the vote. Supporters of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Tahrir square after presidential election results in Cairo , Egypt April 2, 2018.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:08

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has suspended a deal with the UN to give residency to thousands of African migrants in exchange for Western nations resettling the same number. "In the meantime I am suspending the agreement's implementation and after I meet with the representatives I will bring it forward for further review", Netanyahu said.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:10

The congresswoman, who insisted last week she would not resign, said Monday she determined "it is in the best interest of my constituents and my family to end my time in Congress at the end of this year and not seek re-election ". Esty has represented the district since 2013. She kept Baker on staff during a three-month investigation of his behavior. In the bad situation in my office, I could have and should have done better.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:08

Alex van der Zwaan , who worked with Gates and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort while he practiced law at a large worldwide firm, admitted to lying and failing to turn over emails to Mueller's team in February. Van der Zwaan was sacked by his law firm after charges against him were brought. Alex van der Zwaan, who has no known ties to the Trump campaign, entered a guilty plea in February on charges that he lied to federal agents and will be sentenced Tuesday in federal ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:07

Petersburg shut in retaliation for a similar step by Washington, which said Monday it would be expelling the same number of Russian diplomats and closing the Russian consulate in Seattle. He said: " Worse than a cold war is a real war ". The world's chemical weapons watchdog said it would hold a meeting at Russia's request on Wednesday (Apr 3) to discuss Britain's allegations that Moscow was behind the poisoning of an ex-spy in England.