As fuzzy as they are, they're the closest look we've ever got at any objects inside this vast icy ring, which circles the Sun about 30 to 55 times further out than Earth. (Pluto is one of these dwarf planets.) 2014 MU69 is almost a billion miles beyond Pluto, which itself is 4.67 billion miles (7.5 billion km) beyond Earth.
Pita Taufatofua is a 34-year-old Olympic athlete from Brisbane, Australia. He's the first athlete from Tonga to appear in both the Summer and Winter Games, and he is also the country's only representative in South Korea . Taufatofua started skiing just a year ago, and said it's "the hardest thing I've ever done". Following his exciting experience at summer games, Taufatofua put martial arts on hold to take up cross-country skiiing so he could compete in the 2018 Games.
Pyeongchang: Russia hopes its Olympic ban for systemic doping will be lifted before the end of the Pyeongchang Winter Games , a senior sports official said on Thursday, adding that athletes had been warned to comply with strict rules governing their behaviour.
Officers wearing such glasses have been stationed at four entry points in the station. The country is now leading in surveillance technologies and is going to build a giant facial recognition database to identify any citizen within seconds.
Overall, he scored his 12th ODI hundred as Indian skipper, going past Sourav Ganguly's record of 11 centuries. Shikhar Dhawan , 3. Virat Kohli (c), 4. Kohli promised to up the ante in the remaining three games. ABD's return has come at the right time for the hosts as they look to stay alive in the series.
Even with the recovery, the Dow is headed for its worst week since the 2008 financial crisis. Gains in industrial and consumer discretionary stocks led advances on the S&P as well as the Dow. European bond yields also rose, lifted by the prospect of increased fiscal spending after Wednesday's coalition government deal in Germany. The double-digit percentage stock decline has occurred even though Wall Street stresses that the health of the economy, labor market and USA businesses remain ...
Mr Schulz said the success of the membership ballot was endangered by the discussion about his future, "so I am hereby declaring that I will not enter the government and fervently hope that this ends the personnel debates inside the Social Democratic Party ".
The Bulls acquired Nelson last week in the Nikola Mirotic trade . The Chicago Bulls have sent Jameer Nelson to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for Willie Reed , per Shams Charania of The Vertical . Wherever Reed lands, he won't be available to play until February 25 thanks to a six-game suspension due to an offseason domestic violence incident. In return they only had to give up Johnson, who didn't even play in a game for the Pistons after coming over in the Griffin trade, and a ...
Seven YPG fighter and two civilians were killed in the strikes, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a United Kingdom -based group that monitors the war in Syria . Head of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Mark Lowcock, had called for an immediate 30-day ceasefire in Syria. Ankara launched an air and ground offensive in Afrin on January 20 against the YPG, which it views as a terrorist group and an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party, PKK, ...
Following the next Windows 10 update , codenamed "Redstone 4", the Microsoft Store will start listing the PWAs inside the Microsoft Store, with Microsoft getting ready to add what it considers to be the best PWAs to the Store. Windows 10's Microsoft Store has always been criticized for its rather lacklustre selection of apps. While there are some exciting improvements to the system graphics, the company also unveiled some privacy and security changes.
Germaine Moore, 44, surrendered days after Alabama authorities warned the public about a graphic video of the assault that began to circulate on social media. Walker said the video is not a recent video. "We do not allow the sharing of child exploitative images on Facebook or Messenger - even to express outrage".
Just a week after her casting raised eyebrows, Omarosa Manigault Newman has moved into her new home on Big Brother: Celebrity Edition - and folks, she's not messing around. "It's not my circus, it's not my monkeys", Manigault said. "And when I can tell my story, it is a profound story that I know the world will want to hear", she said.
Pence traveled to South Korea to lead the USA delegation to Friday's opening ceremonies, but has used his trip to participate in symbolic events meant to shine a spotlight on North Korea's nuclear program and human rights abuses. And Pence's personal guest at the games will be Fred Warmbier, the father of Otto Warmbier, an American who died a year ago days after his release from captivity in North Korea.
Total media networks' affiliate revenue was up 4% for both cable and broadcasting. However if you're a bit of a sports fanatic and would love to see sports streams, then ESPN Plus could be a service worth checking out . The company has been ramping up its efforts to win over people whose viewing habits are shifting away from cable TV, and toward digital streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Video.
Nest is behind devices including a video doorbell and an app-connected thermostat. Google has reclaimed Nest in a bid to streamline all Artificial Intelligence-powered hardware verticals into a single unit, according to Google hardware chief Rick Osterloh .
Advising PM Modi to brush up on his history, he said, "The right thing is to read Discovery of India of (Jawaharlal) Nehru, Glimpses of (World) History and also, My Experiments of Truth". -Attacks the Congress for non-passage of a bill to provide constitutional status to OBC Commission and the legislation against triple talaq. India faces new dangers on her borders with frequent cease-fire violations by Pakistan...
The state government has registered a case against the fake doctor, Rajendra Kumar, and has intensified efforts to arrest him. The Yogi Adityanath government has also ordered a probe. Authorities fear the number could increase once all villagers are properly screened. "If proper tests are done, at least 500 cases would come up", said area councillor Sunil Bangarmau, according to The Logical Indian , citing local news wire service ANI.
Remember: the DNA for Overwatch's Capture the Flag mode goes back to last year's Year of the Rooster event . We know that they're not very exciting and they can feel very anticlimactic. Some heroes, such as Symmetra, Torbjörn, and Winston, became very popular choices as their abilities made it quite easy to defend and steal the flag.
It's happening. After several months of teasers and a whole boatload of speculation, the new Ford Ranger Raptor was finally revealed today in Bangkok, Thailand. "The Position Sensitive Damping (PSD) shock absorbers (dampers) provide higher damping forces at full jounce and rebound to enable better off-road capabilities, and lower damping forces in the mid-travel zone for a class leading plush ride during on-road trips", Ford said.
The political heartthrob found himself in the line of fire for his recent remarks while cutting off a woman mid-sentence and correcting her. Aimee, an audience member in a town hall in MacEwan University, Edmonton, was addressing the prime minister in a Q&A session.
Can Newport County cause an upset against Tottenham at Wembley? Pochettino's side nearly conceded late on but Vorm denied Amond from close range, as Spurs ensured a trip to Rochdale on February 18, with Saturday's north London derby against Arsenal now the focus of their attention.
Any minor fluctuation in the storm's track by a few miles to the north or south will shift the narrow icy zone and corridor of heaviest snow accordingly. WHAT.Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one half inch and ice accumulations of around one tenth are expected. - There is a Winter Storm Watch for far northern counties along and north of I-80 and west of I-287 (including Carbon and Monroe Counties).
Will be updated.The Indianapolis Colts have hired Josh McDaniels as their coach. The Indianapolis Colts officially announced the hiring of Josh McDaniels as head coach, the first step in the franchise's quest to return to relevancy and regain its status as a championship-caliber team.
Concern over a potential conflict with nuclear-armed North Korea is also growing following a series of bellicose statements between Washington and Pyongyang. While the document underscored the administration's concerns about North Korea, Iran and China, the focus fell largely on Russian Federation. That probably will arise at a House hearing Tuesday featuring Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.
Manchester United's former star and Everton's current striker Wayne Rooney has hailed the impact of Egyptian Winger Mohamed Salah on Liverpool's attacking line this season, insisting that the Pharaohs player makes a big difference to his team.
He continued: "Compared to this, the quality of cricket that these boys play, the quantity of cricket they play is incomparable". "I think the challenges and the hard work really start from here", he said. We didn't get to play Pakistan in the Asia cup and this was a great opportunity. We had a set plan for the World Cup and we executed it well. "We did not play our number one game in the final, that we played in the quarter-final (versus Bangladesh) and semi-final (against Pakistan)".
Drake also gave an impromptu concert at the University of Miami , where he awarded a $50,000 scholarship to a lucky student. The chart-topping rap star has hailed the National Basketball Association star after he passed the 30,000 career points milestone, and Drake has admitted he regards LeBron to be one of his heroes.