• The Swath of Maine That Just Became a National Monument
The Swath of Maine That Just Became a National Monument

The official transfer of land east of Baxter State Park from Roxanne Quimby's holding company, Elliotsville Plantation, to the federal government on Tuesday morning appears to indicate that a national monument designation is on the way. "The creation of a new national monument will bring economic development to the area and benefit all of Maine",...

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  • Fisherman finds 75-pound pearl that could be world's biggest
Fisherman finds 75-pound pearl that could be world's biggest

Diving to investigate, he found the massive pearl inside the clam, retrieved it, and then kept it under his bed for the next decade as a good luck charm . "He'd nearly forgotten everything about the pearl until he was moving out, and he remembered he had something under his bed", Maggay-Amurao told CNN .

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  • Honda patents 11-speed triple-clutch transmission
Honda patents 11-speed triple-clutch transmission

Back when the transmission was first released, we were questioning the need for so many gears. "The gearbox allows speed change to be more effectively restricted and a speed change response to be increased", according to the application, which has been loosely translated from Japanese.

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  • Best Buy posts higher profit, better online and store sales
Best Buy posts higher profit, better online and store sales

Best Buy Co., based in Richfield, Minnesota, reported net income of $198 million, or 61 cents, in the three months that ended July 30, compared with $164 million, or 46 cents per share, in the same period a year before. Vetr upgraded Best Buy from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $33.39 price target for the company in a resear...

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  • Continental Resources announces US$222 million sale of North Dakota assets
Continental Resources announces US$222 million sale of North Dakota assets

Finally, Windward Capital Management Co. On 8/16/2016, Wells Fargo reported about Continental Resources Inc .(NYSE:CLR) held the target price at $0.00 that indicated a possible downside of -1.00%. The latest poll indicate that the company may record earnings of $-0.07 per share in looming quarter and $-0.75 during current fiscal. During the same...

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  • Democrats have 'failed and betrayed' African-Americans
Democrats have 'failed and betrayed' African-Americans

He said that Clinton's policies have contributed to poverty and have put led to the deterioration of inner cities. Speaking on Tuesday just a few kilometres from Milwaukee , which was rocked by weekend riots, Trump said his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton was engaged in "bigotry" and vowed to protect the jobs of minorities from immigrants.

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  • Tesla: Removal of Autopilot from Chinese site a mistake
Tesla: Removal of Autopilot from Chinese site a mistake

The scrubbing came after a driver, who wrecked his Tesla Model S in Beijing in July, blasted the company for allegedly misrepresenting its autopilot feature. Having that said, such accidents could raise questions on the company's technology and make way for other industry players. A check of Tesla's Chinese website on Sunday showed that the word ...

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  • Bournemouth-Manchester United, Mourinho:
Bournemouth-Manchester United, Mourinho: "Pogba è un giocatore fantastico"

Roma , 14 ago. (askanews) - Comincia bene l'avventura di Mourinho e Zlatan Ibrahimovic al Manchester United . Nelle file dei Red Devils mancheranno Paul Pogba e Smaling entrambi squalificati. A questo punto il Manchester Utd si è rilassato e al 69′ ha consentito al Bournemouth di realizzare il gol della bandiera con Smith , smarcato in ...

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  • Massive fire reported at MI power plant
Massive fire reported at MI power plant

A generation unit at the St Clair Power Plant electrical generation unit has caught fire. There were no injuries from the blaze, which was reported about 6:30 p.m. About 50 employees were in the plant at the time, and all escaped without injury. The utility says crews remain on the scene and the plant is closed.

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  • Twitter fills in the blanks on Donald Trump's chart
Twitter fills in the blanks on Donald Trump's chart

Friday's release adds to a prior disclosure of tax returns spanning the years 1992 to 2014, released during the years when Bill Clinton was president and when Hillary Clinton ran for president the first time , in 2008. The Clintons are millionaires, thanks to big businesses paying them sizable sums to speak at corporate events. His statement d...

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  • Frustration abundant, GOP could be near breaking point Trump
Frustration abundant, GOP could be near breaking point Trump

John McCain and Ohio Gov. John Kasich among them. Hillary and Bill Clinton earned $10.6 million past year, according to a tax filing released by her campaign Friday that sought to pressure presidential rival Donald Trump to disclose his tax returns .

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  • Fart Technology Is Here - Meet Nosulus Rift
Fart Technology Is Here - Meet Nosulus Rift

According to the product's website . the Nosulus Rift is a virtual reality mask created to pump fart smells into the users nose and will work exclusively with South Park: The Fractured But Whole . The trailer also introduces us to Japanese design consultant Nakata Tuobashi and German "Nose", Jurgen Bischoff - two external consutlants that helped...

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  • Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton running neck-and-neck in Iowa
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton running neck-and-neck in Iowa

During a visit to Raygun, Clinton said she wants to make it easier for young entrepreneurs to start businesses and she wants to encourage businesses to invest in American-made products. During a recent interview with an OH radio station, Trump said he has been forced to make his products overseas because of trade deals that he said are bad for US b...

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  • Robert De Niro compares Trump with
Robert De Niro compares Trump with "Taxi Driver" character

De Niro starred in the film which marks its 40th anniversary this year. Robert De Niro drew a striking comparison between his " Taxi Driver " character and U.S. At the end of " Taxi Driver ", Bickle goes back being a cab driver, De Niro noted. It will honor De Niro with a lifetime achievement award on its opening night.

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  • IPhone 7 display photos suggest a rumored feature won't be present
IPhone 7 display photos suggest a rumored feature won't be present

Stuart Frankel's Director of Institutional Sales Steve Grasso in a statement to CNBC said that Apple will "underperform perpetually" and also added that the upcoming iPhone is also likely to disappoint. Kantar's numbers indicate that Apple's four-inch iPhone has become the best selling smartphone in the United Kingdom, outselling the Sams...

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  • Greenland shark is the longest living vertebrate in the world
Greenland shark is the longest living vertebrate in the world

Scientists now calculate that Greenland sharks are Earth's oldest living animals with backbones. "What we can say is that with 95 percent certainty the oldest shark was between 272 and 512 years old", says Julius Nielsen from the University of Copenhagen .

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  • AB Nuvo, Grasim crash up to 23% on merger news
AB Nuvo, Grasim crash up to 23% on merger news

Largely aimed at simplifying the group structure and aligning similar businesses, the merger will also lead to the financial services company being hived off into a separate company, Aditya Birla Financial Services, which will be listed on the exchanges.

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  • Ronald Reagan's Daughter Shuts Donald Trump Down for Second Amendment Comment
Ronald Reagan's Daughter Shuts Donald Trump Down for Second Amendment Comment

She then told Trump his "glib and horrifying comment" was heard by many - including those who could be incited to violence if given the idea. Stay on topic - This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. Critics - including the Clinton campaign - immediately hopped on the comments , accusing Trump of encouraging violence. She...

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  • NASA Selects Two Texas Firms For Mars Habitat Prototypes
NASA Selects Two Texas Firms For Mars Habitat Prototypes

NASA later selected 12 projects to help innovate deep space solutions, including advanced propulsion, habitation, and small satellite projects. A report published in Tech Crunch informed, "It's part of the organization's NEXTStep (not to be confused with the NeXTSTEP OS), an ongoing partnership program under NASA's Advanced Exploration Syste...

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  • Cubs reliever Strop out 4-6 weeks
Cubs reliever Strop out 4-6 weeks

Although the injury did occur to his plant leg in his delivery, he is still expected to recover before the regular season ends, meaning that he will return for any postseason run the Cubs hope to make. The 31-year-old Strop has a 2.89 ERA and 0.89 WHIP this season in 50 appearances. The manager spoke for 3 minutes, 27 seconds, his voice rising ...

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