Cyclone Vardah makes landfall near Chennai, 2 killed in heavy rains

The cyclone was accompanied by heavy to very heavy rains, which left Chennai drenched. Southern Railway announced cancellation of all 17 trains originating from Chennai central, as well as Egmore. Operations at Chennai airport were suspended for the entire night, with almost 170 services being disrupted through the day even as 10 flights were cancelled. Read More

Mu Kanazaki scores late winner for Kashima Antlers vs. Auckland City

The Oceania champions were in front five minutes into the second half thanks to Dae Wook Kim, but Kashima's Shuhei Akasaki levelled on 67 minutes and Mu Kanazaksi grabbed the victor two minutes from time in Yokohama. "In particular, Kanazaki has been in good form of late and had scored in the last few games, so that's why I chose to send him on", Ishii added. "When I came on I wanted to change the tide of the game". Read More

Magnitude-6.5 natural disaster shakes Northern California coast

An quake with a magnitude of 6.5 has struck off the coast of Ferndale Thursday morning, according to USGS. The National Tsunami Center reported via social media there is no danger of a tsunami at this time. And then it continued to shake, some pretty significant shaking, paused, and then some more shaking. A hotel front desk worker at the Gingerbread Mansion Inn in Ferndale, a city in Humboldt County, said the temblor was "definitely felt" for about 15-20 seconds, but there was no damage. Read More

Scientists discover dinosaur trapped in amber in unprecedented find

Scientists discover dinosaur trapped in amber in unprecedented find

The stunning find was discovered in a Myanmar amber market by paleontologist Lida Xing of the China University of Geosciences , who headed the research . McKellar) The amber under UV light. The team's research has been published in the Current Biology journal . "We found feathers, but there's always been the underlying question of who the feathers belong to", McKellar said at the museum in Regina. Read More

Microsoft Makes Moves To Pack More Punch Into PCs

Now, Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 will be supporting ARM-based chips next year. Microsoft and Qualcomm will work together to run Windows 10 on mobile devices using Qualcomm Snapdragon processors , the companies announced on Friday via Forbes . Read More

Michelle Obama on election night: 'I went to bed'

She said she "barely" even watched political back-and-forth when her husband was running. (Sound familiar?) Renzi was supportive of Italy's fashion industry, and Obama's wearing of this dress on this particular day could signal support. She decided she didn't need the stress". Subscribe now to get instant access to this exclusive interview plus the events and people that shaped 2016, only in PEOPLE! Because she was fast asleep when results started rolling in. Read More

Pearl Harbor survivor honored at New Bern event

Pearl Harbor survivor honored at New Bern event

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is to visit the Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor at the end of December. "There was a lot of smoke going on out there, and it was a little bit frightening", says Harry Feikert who was 12 years old when the attack happened. Read More

Student shot at Nevada school is critical

Student shot at Nevada school is critical

Nevada Department of Public Safety Director James Wright said earlier Wednesday the student was 16 years old. The shooting at Procter R. Hug High school was first reported at 11.30 am when a campus police officer responded to the knife wielding teen lunging at classmates in the schoolyard. Read More

Apple Music reaches the 20 million subscriber mark

Apple Music reaches the 20 million subscriber mark

While it was rumored that Apple was mulling a price cut for its streaming music service , nothing has come to fruition concerning that move and prices remain at $9.99 for a single user plan, $14.99 for a family, and $4.99 for students. "We can't forget that, as an industry, we still have very few music subscribers". It's important to note that Apple has managed this feat in just a year, while Spotify has been around for a while. Read More

Could Dakota Access pipeline move after permit is denied?

Dakota Access will likely continue to build without the permit, incurring daily fines. "I thank President Barack Obama and the United States for this historic decision that will do much to restore the faith of the Lakota people in the country that has treated us so dishonourably for so long". Read More

Deadly warehouse fire: Operator accused of ignoring safety

Derick Ion Almena, who founded the Ghost Ship Art Collective and ran it out of the warehouse, has kept a low profile since posting a Facebook status that was widely condemned as insensitive. Posted up in a Marriott hotel in the area, Almena and his wife Micah were approached by another news crew on Sunday night for an interview he hadn't agreed to. Read More

The Last of Us Part II story details revealed by Naughty Dog

The Last of Us Part II story details revealed by Naughty Dog

For Naughty Dog , The Last of Us is intrinsically tied to Troy Baker's Joel and Ashley Johnson's Ellie , so the studio wanted to continue their story rather than move forward with the franchise using a different set of characters. Sane Trilogy ", "Dreadnought", " Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite ", "WipEout Omega Collection" and a remake of "PaRappa the Rapper". The game's bleakness came through in its announcement trailer, which included Ellie singing and a sobering conversation about the ... Read More

After Rahul Gandhi's account, Congress' official Twitter handle hacked

After Rahul Gandhi's account, Congress' official Twitter handle hacked

A day after Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi's Twitter account was hacked , the official Twitter account of his party was hacked this morning and several abusive messages posted on it before they were finally deleted about an hour later. Read More

Twitter Appoints New Product Head for Third Time This Year

Twitter Appoints New Product Head for Third Time This Year

The startup made a variety of related apps, including Frenzy , which helps you make plans with friends; Let's Play , which coordinates playdates for parents; and Heyo , which shows you who's available now to hang out. The company has had nobody in the role since January, when longtime Twitter executive Kevin Weil chose to move to Facebook-owned Instagram. So what will the acquisition of Yes, Inc and Keith Coleman's appointment bring to Twitter's table? Coleman is more active now, ... Read More

Great Barrier Reef sees record-breaking coral die-off

The health of the Great Barrier Reef is widely thought to be an indicator for the state of the Earth's marine ecosystems, and the announcement made Tuesday that the reef is now experiencing the worst coral die-off in recorded history doesn't bode well for the rest of our waters. Read More

Never Too Old for a Mammogram?

Never Too Old for a Mammogram?

Nice revealed in its draft guidelines that if 1,000 women at high risk of breast cancer took anastrozole for five years, 35 cases of the disease would be prevented. They then found that as the age of patients increased until 90 years old, so did the rate in which cancer was detected in their screenings. At the yearly Breast Cancer awareness campaign, which was part of MTN African Patrons Cup Polo Tournament, Kaduna State governor's wife Hajiya Hadiza Nasir El-Rufai said increased ... Read More

Titanfall 2 Free Multiplayer Trial Taking Place From November 30th

Titanfall 2 Free Multiplayer Trial Taking Place From November 30th

The good news is they will have access to the full multiplayer portion of the game during that time. Paid cosmetics are being used instead of a season pass; all post-launch maps, modes, and weapons will be free for all players. Let's assume that you are already jaded when it comes to sending showers of death and destruction on the enemies in Titanfall 2 over the past month. Read More

US economy grew at 3.2 percent in third quarter

US economy grew at 3.2 percent in third quarter

Net exports were another bright spot in the third quarter, contributing 0.87 percent to real GDP , up slightly from 0.83 percent in the advance estimate. The sharp acceleration in GDP in the last quarter should quash any lingering fears that the economy is at risk of stalling after growth averaged just 1.1 percent in the first half. Read More

Samsung Elec says reviewing shift to holding company structure

By its part, Elliott´s intentions are that the South Korean giant have a part exclusively dedicated to ownership purposes and another that only focus on operations, and in addition to the free cash flow to the investors, it would agree to appoint some independent, directors. Read More

5000 fish in ice at Japan skating rink cause uproar

5000 fish in ice at Japan skating rink cause uproar

It apologized for causing discomfort to the public. A park representative told the BBC that the rink had been shut as of Sunday and that they were planning to take the fish out of the rink. All Space World Facebook posts around the attraction have been deleted. The park has since encountered a barrage of criticism online, and has apologised. Read More

Trump Tower becomes 'Dump Tower' on Google Maps

Located next to Starbucks and Tiffany's, " Dump Tower " is given a rating of 3.2 out of 5. Users of the mapping service soon began pointing out that Mr Trump's midtown Manhattan building had been given an entirely new moniker. The company referred to the White House incident as vandalism. " 'Dump Tower' Come to think about it, why should I trust Google at all? #DumpGoogle", Stephanie Marsilia tweeted. Read More

Don't miss these Black Friday 2016 video game deals

One considered a solid deal for Microsoft Black Friday Deal is Xbox One S White 500GB Battlefield Bundle for $249 having $50 savings. That price-cut is just the base line for the best Xbox One S deals on sale on Thanksgiving Day. Read More

Pokemon GO: Niantic expands Nearby Pokemon feature as Ditto Pokemon debuts

Pokemon GO: Niantic expands Nearby Pokemon feature as Ditto Pokemon debuts

If you put your Ditto up against an enemy Ditto, nothing will happen . In Pokemon GO , it seems that it has perfected the disguise. Users aiming to find Ditto as they would a normal Pokemon will be utterly confused, as this Pokemon does not act like any Pokemon that's come before it. Read More

Facebook builds censorship tool for China

Facebook builds censorship tool for China

While the report said that this previous activity was standard practice for US internet companies working overseas, this new tool steps up the approach by "preventing content from appearing in feeds in China in the first place". Facebook reiterated its interest in the Chinese market but didn't directly address whether it had created such a tool. While China could unlock huge amounts of users and ad revenue for Facebook , the censorship tool could also be used to enact human ... Read More

Nostalgia Alert: Play Solitaire on iOS, Android Now

Nostalgia Alert: Play Solitaire on iOS, Android Now

It also includes daily challenges for all five games that give players badges and rewards, and integrates with Xbox Live for achievements and more . Microsoft's Paul Jensen said of the launch, " Microsoft Solitaire continues to be one of the most-played games of all time on Windows for more than 25 years ". Read More

Meteor lights up skies in Venice, Florida

Meteor lights up skies in Venice, Florida

One Florida police officer's dashcam caught it on video. The falling star - dubbed a "fireball" because of its peculiar intensity - was also visible from Georgia and Alabama, according to the American Meteor Society . " The meteor began 46 miles above the Gulf of Mexico and 8 miles from Sarasota ", said Bill Cooke, manager of the Meteoroid Environments Office. "The frozen water and carbon dioxide rapidly expanded as the rock ball heated and the meteor vaporized into a spectacular fireball ... Read More

In shift, Trump says humans may be causing global warming

During the campaign, Mr Trump has suggested climate change was nothing more than a "hoax", and that the so-called myth may have been started by the Chinese. The U.S.'s success in fighting climate change has never been primarily dependent on Washington. Trump acknowledged that maybe, perhaps, there was a little bit of a connection between global climate change and human activity during his very dramatic, almost canceled visit to The New York Times's office on Tuesday afternoon. Read More

Supermoon puts on a show around the world

Supermoon puts on a show around the world

Because it's so big and bright, it does not require a telescope. What makes Monday special is that the moon "becomes full within about two hours of perigee - arguably making it an extra-supermoon", NASA says. That's because the moon's 27 day, 7 hour, 43 minute orbit around the Earth isn't a ideal circle, but an ellipse. Amateur astronomers trained their telescopes on the Moon to take advantage of its closeness to planet Earth in the city on Monday. Read More

Ed Cox hits Trump remarks by Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio

Ed Cox hits Trump remarks by Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio

He listed his promises to defend the citizens of NY from deportation, unconstitutional police practices and any cuts to federal funding for Planned Parenthood. "De Blasio called on listeners to organize "issue by issue" with other Americans and halt Trump's policies they disagree with". If the Justice Department orders local police to resume stop and frisk, we will not comply. Read More

Apple to hold Black Friday sale

However, Apple is also extending its retail store opening hours across the holiday period, which includes Black Friday on November 25. It wasn't always this way. MacOtakara of Japan reports that iPad Pro 2 will with a near bezel-less, or at least thinner bezels, than the standard display used in the curren-gen iPad Pro. Read More