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US-based Yum! Brands lowers its 2014 Profit forecast due to lower sales in China

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 08:39

Yum! Brands or Yum!, the United States-based fast food company that is the operator and parent company for KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, has reportedly lowered its 2014 earnings forecast.

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Federal Fisheries Biologists Tell Army Corps to Improve Dam Operations on White River

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 07:15

According to a report released on Tuesday, Federal fisheries biologists told the Army Corps of Engineers that dam operations on the White River should be improved so as to protect endangered salmon.

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American Ebola patient undergoing tests in Nebraska

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 09:38

An American media person, who contracted Ebola virus while working in Liberia, is undergoing preliminary testing and evaluation at Nebraska Medical Center after coming to the US on Monday.

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NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captures Huge Filament on the Sun

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 09:21

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), which monitors the Sun 24 hours a day, has observed a snaking, extended filament of solar material wrapped around the Sun.

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Adobe announces new ‘Premiere Clip’ app for iPhones and iPads

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:16

In an announcement which underscores a notable enhancement in the mobile video editing space, Adobe has said that it is releasing a new 'Premiere Clip' app for Apple's iPhone and iPad devices.

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New feature of Facebook Messenger app allows users to send and receive money

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:09

In a Saturday post on the Twitter microblogging site, security researcher Andrew Aude said that social network Facebook is probably developing a new feature which will give users of the company's Face

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GSCA Students and Teachers to Participate in Monarch Watch Tagging Program

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:55

Students and teachers at Good Shepherd Christian Academy (GSCA) have decided to work with Dr. Chip Taylor and the University of Kansas in Monarch Watch tagging program.

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Texas Lizard may disrupt Oil & Gas Industry in Eagle Ford Shale field

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 08:36

A very less known lizard species that has made South Texas its home may disrupt oil & gas industry of the area.

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US Cellular starts selling Motorola’s new Moto X handset online and in stores

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 09:09

On Friday, regional carrier US Cellular announced the availability of a new handset - Motorola's second-generation Moto X smartphone - for its customers.

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Human Activities responsible for Alarming Decline in Numbers of Cheetahs

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 08:16

An analysis of how cheetahs burn energy has showed that human activities are to be blamed for huge decline in the number of cheetahs.

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Fireballs spotted in sky over American East Coast

Sun, 09/28/2014 - 04:52

Hundreds of people witnessed numerous fireballs in the sky across the Carolinas and Virginia Saturday overnight, the American Meteor Society has confirmed.

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Rovio to launch ‘Angry Birds Transformers’ next month

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 15:59

'Angry Birds Transformers' - the newest iteration of the hugely popular 'Angry Birds' video-game franchise - is scheduled to be launched by Finnish game developer Rovio in the US and several other cou

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Instagram updates ‘Hyperlapse’ app to bring on front-camera support

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 15:39

In an announcement made on Thursday, September 25, Instagram has revealed that it has updated its August-launched 'Hyperlapse' video-recording app for the iPhone with front-camera support.

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Tumbler Ridge Officially Accepted in Network of Over 100 Geoparks around the World

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 07:40

The aspiring Tumbler Ridge steering committee took part at the 6th International Global Geopark conference and was officially accepted into the network of over 100 Geoparks around the world.

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BICEP Team’s Gravity Waves Study Challenged

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 07:47

Scientists who have been working on the BICEP2 experiment announced in March that they had found some gravity waves that are associated with the early universe, the period just after the Big Bang.

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Preserved body of last known Galapagos tortoise on display at New York museum

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 08:39

The body of Lonesome George, the last known Galapagos tortoise, is being preserved by scientists at the American Museum of Natural History in New York along with taxidermy experts.

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Astronomers observe first-ever sign of windy weather around ‘T Tauri’

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 07:38

Astronomers with the help of Atacama Large Millimeter/sub millimeter Array (ALMA) have observed the first-ever sign of windy weather around 'T Tauri', an infant analog of the Sun.

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New Data Hints at Discovery of Dark Matter

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 07:06

According to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), new data from a particle detector that is floating 400 kilometers above Earth has provided new insights to understand dark matter, which s

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Thousands Participate in Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:01

This weekend, more than 8,500 people, including cancer patients, survivors and family members, participated in Jimmy Fund Walk on the 26.2-mile Boston Marathon route.

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Tips for Protecting Home from Spiders

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 08:31

As days begin to grow colder, spiders will begin occupying homes. So, here are some tips that can keep spiders out of the house.

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