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Research Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast
Author: 0 Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast

Heavy rains are expected in western Cuba, Florida and the northern Gulf Coast into next week. The Gulf is particularly warm right now, so there's a slight chance Alberto could intensify to hurricane strength if it spends enough time over warm water, according to Norcross.

Research Alberto is 2018's first named tropical system
Author: 0 Alberto is 2018's first named tropical system

The National Hurricane Center says a disturbance moving toward the Gulf of Mexico is now Subtropical Storm Alberto. The hurricane center is calling it "subtropical", but that's a technical distinction. The impacts from the system will stay east of Southeast Texas. Tropical storm watches are also in effect for parts of Mexico and Cuba. Technically, hurricane season begins June 1, but the first cyclone of the year has already arrived.

Research Tropical threat likely to dampen Memorial Day weekend
Author: 0 Tropical threat likely to dampen Memorial Day weekend

If it stays to our east, we will still get very heavy rainfall , but it would be more spread out and generally lower totals overall. Gov. Rick Scott issued an advisory Thursday that said it's "absolutely critical that every Florida family is fully prepared for potential impacts" during the Memorial Day weekend from the brewing storm.

Research Doug Ford accused of selling 'bogus' party memberships
Author: 0 Doug Ford accused of selling 'bogus' party memberships

The Liberals and NDP say that just means cuts to public services, but Ford has said his efficiencies wouldn't result in a single job loss. Voters head to the polls June 7. In all, 28 per cent of those asked named her, while 23 per cent - most men - said Ford. The video ends with McCallion saying Doug will be "the people's premier".

Research SpaceX Flies Satellites for Iridium, NASA in 10th Launch of 2018
Author: 0 SpaceX Flies Satellites for Iridium, NASA in 10th Launch of 2018

After the SpaceX rocket sent off its first payload, GRACE-FO, its second stage continued its climb in order to deploy a series of commercial communications satellites for the Virginia-based company, Iridium . Elon Musk , SpaceX's founder and CEO, said this month that he wants the Block 5 "to be the most reliable rocket ever built", according to Bloomberg.

Research NASA's Curiosity rover tests new drilling method on Mars
Author: 0 NASA's Curiosity rover tests new drilling method on Mars

The mechanical problem put a stop to the rover's drilling activities, which make up an important part of NASA's Curiosity mission. The most appealing of these alternate drilling methods keeps the drill bit extended beyond the supporting posts then presses it into the rock utilizing force supplied by the robotic arm.

Research Yates keeps Giro lead as Dennis wins TT
Author: 0 Yates keeps Giro lead as Dennis wins TT

At least three times during this day Luis Leon was in different breakaways , the last one was neutralized with just 10 kilometers to go, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service. Friday, featuring the Cima Coppi (the highest point in the race) the 2,178m Colle delle Finestre, should be good fun, while Saturday's summit finish also sees the riders climb to 2,000m.

Research Longtime Cohen Business Partner Agrees to Plea Deal
Author: 0 Longtime Cohen Business Partner Agrees to Plea Deal

Evgeny "Gene" Freidman, the disgraced "Taxi King" of NY, pled guilty to evading some $5,000,000.00 in taxes and, instead of facing a trial with the possibility of being sentenced to a century in prison, he will receive merely five months of probation .

Research NFL policy: Players on field shall stand for national anthem
Author: 0 NFL policy: Players on field shall stand for national anthem

Denver Broncos union representative Matt Paradis says that while he wishes players were consulted on the new national anthem policy, NFL owners have every right to introduce new rules. The national anthem provides our clubs and fans an important and time-honored opportunity to salute our country and stand up for its principles - whether in the United States or in Canada.

Research United States warns citizens in China after consulate worker suffers 'abnormal' brain injury
Author: 0 United States warns citizens in China after consulate worker suffers 'abnormal' brain injury

The unnamed American citizen assigned to the consulate in Guangzhou had reported a variety of "physical symptoms" dating from late 2017 to April this year, the US embassy in Beijing said in an email. Investigators have chased theories including a sonic attack, electromagnetic weapon or a flawed spying device. The US government has held Cuba responsible, arguing that Raul Castro's authoritarian state must have either carried out the assaults or at least known who was behind them.

Research Congo announces six new Ebola cases
Author: 0 Congo announces six new Ebola cases

This outbreak is the 9th outbreak of the Ebola virus disease over the last 4 decades in the country. The death toll from hemorrhagic fever stands at 27, with three of them confirmed as Ebola. More than 7,500 doses are available in Congo, WHO said Monday, adding that an additional 8,000 doses will be available in the coming days. Hundreds of people have been in contact with infected people and are being monitored, and they are candidates for the first round of an experimental vaccination ...

Research 'Facsist police': In TN's Tuticorin, anti-Sterlite protest turns violent
Author: 0 'Facsist police': In TN's Tuticorin, anti-Sterlite protest turns violent

More than 65 people have been injured in the clashes between agitated protestors and police officials. However, everything turned futile, when the protests took a violent turn on the 100th day of the protest. "We have brought the situation under control", he said, assuring to conduct an inquiry on whether there were any excesses on the part of the police. Over 4,000 police personnel from the nearby district have been deployed to prevent crowding proved futile, as the protesters at various ...

Research Palestinians ask ICC to probe alleged Israeli human rights crimes
Author: 0 Palestinians ask ICC to probe alleged Israeli human rights crimes

Israel is not a member of the ICC, but its citizens can be charged by the court if they are suspected of committing crimes against a national of a country that is a member. He said the move was "due to the intensity and the rate and the severity of the crimes against our people" including the targeting of "unarmed protestors in the Gaza Strip" .

Research Valve's Steam Link Mobile App Has Problems, but It's Also Crazy Cool
Author: 0 Valve's Steam Link Mobile App Has Problems, but It's Also Crazy Cool

You can grab it from the Play Store below, or from APKMirror. An iOS version has been promised, but it may only appear once the Android beta has ended. Experience of high-end games from Steam library on a touchscreen device and TVs would be a bliss for gamers. As you might imagine, a strong home network is needed to stream the games.

Research Google Home finally gets Google Play Movies support
Author: 0 Google Home finally gets Google Play Movies support

The ability to have Google Assistant play Movies from your Google Play Movies and TV library is getting closer with Google launching the feature in the United States overnight. A pop-up in the Sony Headphones Connect app will alert you once the update's arrived, and after upgrading your headphones' software to v2.0.0, the Google Assistant will be fully integrated into them.

Research Distant object pointed to ninth planet of the Solar system
Author: 0 Distant object pointed to ninth planet of the Solar system

The researchers required performing digital simulations of our solar system for understanding as to how the discovered object happened to possess such freaky orbit. A planet which has never been seen by astronomers could be lurking at the dark edges of our solar system , astronomers believe. We're not talking about Pluto, which was downgraded to a dwarf planet in 2006, but an object that could have 10 times the mass of Earth.

Research Samsung halts the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 lineup once again
Author: 0 Samsung halts the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 lineup once again

It's going to do just that with the Galaxy J6, although India Today Tech has learned there may be at least one more Galaxy J phone coming along with Samsung's hallmark Infinity display in the days to come. "Following a limited number of cases where Galaxy S7 devices have rebooted unexpectedly with the Android 8.0 Oreo, we have temporarily stopped the rollout of the update".