Marco Rubio: 'I have serious concerns' about Rex Tillerson nomination

Marco Rubio: 'I have serious concerns' about Rex Tillerson nomination Rubio sits on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which will consider all State Department nominees, including Tillerson. If Trump's choice is confirmed by the Senate, it would hand the job of the nation's top diplomat to a man whose ties to Putin go back nearly two decades at a time when possible Russian interference in the US election is under scrutiny. [Full Article...]

1 small delivery for a man, 1 giant leap for Amazon, drones

1 small delivery for a man, 1 giant leap for Amazon, drones Amazon's drones are fully autonomous and are dispatched from a local centre. The drone works autonomously, flying under 400 feet from warehouse to household. The company is also testing its drone vehicles in "multiple worldwide locations". "The real significance here is the impact it has on shopper expectations". [Full Article...]

Microsoft Translator can now handle multilingual group conversations in real time

Microsoft Translator can now handle multilingual group conversations in real time Using the Translator app or the website, one can invite other people by sharing with them the conversation code of the session. Skype's translation tool can now handle nine spoken languages, including English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese (Mandarin), Portuguese (Brazilian), Arabic, and Russian. [Full Article...]

EDITORIALLY SPEAKING: Pruitt wrong choice to lead EPA

Emily Holden , reporter for E & E News' ClimateWire and Power Plan Hub. During the campaign, Trump threatened to defund or eliminate the EPA. To be clear: the science of climate change is not an "unsettled debate". E & E is a trade journal that covers environmental and energy policy and markets. "Our respect for our government leaders and our reverence for earth as God's creation impel u... [Full Article...]

Super Nintendo World To Open At Universal Studios Japan

Super Nintendo World To Open At Universal Studios Japan Super Nintendo World definitely looks like a Super Mario game come to life complete with the different worlds, flagpoles, Princess Peach's Barbie-like abode and a looming castle of the main baddie Bowser. It's estimated that the new area will bring in £80 billion for Japan within a decade, and create around 1.1 million jobs. That's about all we know thus far, but a combination of recently pu... [Full Article...]

Overwatch's Holiday Event Has Begun

Overwatch's Holiday Event Has Begun Much like prior holiday events , it's accompanied by Winter Loot Boxes and a special Brawl mode. The limited-time loot surprises will contain random things from the update and players can expect one item per loot box. These festive rewards, which can be either purchased or earned, will only be available through January 2nd-so get hopping. While the Loot Boxes themselves will vanish in the New Yea... [Full Article...]

Gboard Keyboard App Finally Available On Android

One example of the keyboard in action that Google loved to tout was searching for the address to a restaurant while in the middle of a messaging conversation. What makes Gboard such a joy to use is users don't need to jump out of an app to perform a search. Oddly enough Google seemed to have only launched it for iOS devices and not Android, but that has since changed. [Full Article...]

OPS backs Sasikala to take over as AIADMK Gen Secy

It was the wish of a large section of cadres of the party that "Chinnamma" become the General Secretary of the party. He said the party is of the "unanimous" opinion that it was Sasikala who should lead the party. He had also asserted that the General Secretary would be elected soon and party remained united. Jayalalithaa, however, later proved to be a "golden-hearted" leader, Rajinikanth said... [Full Article...]

US President-Elect Trump Invites Silicon Valley Heads To Meeting

However, he has publicly said that he wanted to talk to Trump to discuss the future of certain technologies and topics (cue, climate change). While a number of CEO's from the largest tech companies in the United States will likely be in attendance, there are also some that won't be. [Full Article...]

USGS: 6.5 magnitude quake hits ocean off California coasr

Hazardous harbor waves are still possible. No tsunami warnings have been issued as a result of the quake. The USGS first reported the natural disaster at 6:50 a.m. California's deadliest natural disaster was the 1906 San Francisco quake, estimated at 7.8-magitude and responsible for over 3,000 deaths. California's northern coast is one of the most seismically active areas in the state, regul... [Full Article...]

Pokemon GO Confirms Sprint Partnership and Generation 2

Check back in on Monday for a major announcement concerning the addition of new Pokemon and the future of Pokemon Go . It was also the fastest game to reach 50 million downloads. From what could be determined from the game's current codes so far, it seems like Pokemon costumes would be tied closely with the game's themed events. [Full Article...]

Spectacular Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved In 99-Million-Year-Old Amber

Without the rest of the skeleton, it's unclear exactly what kind of dinosaur this tail belonged to, though it was likely a juvenile coelurosaur , a creature closely related to birds that typically had some kind of feathers . "We found feathers, but there's always been the underlying question of who the feathers belong to", McKellar said at the museum in Regina. The find was published Thursday ... [Full Article...]

Demonetisation is biggest scandal in India: Rahul Gandhi

Demonetisation is biggest scandal in India: Rahul Gandhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (December 9) greeted Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 70th birthday wishing her a long life filled with good health. Naidu said that Parliament is the best forum to debate and Opposition should hear the government and say what it wants to say there. The government has so far refused to blink, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu even termed the protests in parli... [Full Article...]

Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22

Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22 Sproles caught a 9-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter and had carried the ball five times for 27 yards before leaving the game. The Eagles took a one-point lead in the middle of the fourth quarter, but a late touchdown by the Redskins put them on top inside the two-minute warning. [Full Article...]

Mother of One Direction singer Tomlinson dies from cancer

Leaving the stage in silence, Louis blew a kiss to his mother, breaking hearts around the world as he did so. Although Louis hasn't officially confirmed that the song is about mum Johannah, the lyrics certainly relate to his mother's battle. [Full Article...]

Kanye West makes an appearance

Italian artist, Giovanni Leonardo Bassan , snapped a picture of Kanye at the event, who was sporting a new blonde hairdo. The newly blond rapper has been off the scene since canceling his tour and being hospitalized for exhaustion November 21st. [Full Article...]

Tesla says it's meeting hiring goals at Nevada battery plant

Tesla says it's meeting hiring goals at Nevada battery plant Stock performance in last five sessions is recorded as 2.31% while year to date (YTD) performance is 44.70%. Trust Co. of Vermont raised its position in Tesla Motors by 21.6% in the second quarter. The same analysts see shares reaching $234.64 within the next year on a consensus basis. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Tesla Motors , Inc. [Full Article...]

Toyota Confirms a Second-Generation 86 Is In the Works

Toyota Confirms a Second-Generation 86 Is In the Works Although Toyota 86 or GT86, as it is known in Europe, was not able to meet its sales expectations in other parts of the world, the auto got a good sales record in Australia. We are not getting out of that business. "Will it be with Subaru?" said Schlicht. Sporty cars go through their phases. Schlicht's perspective seems positive, stating that "It's our intention to continue with that auto". [Full Article...]

Australia wins toss, to bat 1st in final ODI vs New Zealand

Australia wins toss, to bat 1st in final ODI vs New Zealand He walloped 156 from 128 balls, including 13 fours and four sixes, as Australia rallied from 4-73 to reach 8-264. Australia came into the Chappell-Hadlee series on the back of a Test win that was not enough to prevent a series loss against South Africa at home. [Full Article...]

Officer stabbed multiple times in Columbia; search is on for suspect

Williamson is believed to have traveled to Columbia, police said. We are told the injured officer was attempting to make an arrest inside the Walmart when she was stabbed multiple times by the suspect with a knife. Holbrook said authorities received dozens of calls from people with general descriptions. Bryan Stirling, director of the S.C. Department of Corrections, said investigators believe ... [Full Article...]

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