Wednesday , 9 July 2014
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Dish Network Fights Comcast-Time Warner Deal

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Dish Network Corp. told US regulators that with the purchase of Time Warner Cable by Comcast, there is going to be a serious concern about competiveness. The company filed with the Federal Communications today. According to Jeffery Blum, senior vice president, there do doesn’t appear to be any thing that would remedy the harm that this merger would inflict. In ... Read More »

Emirates Airline Inks Deal Worth $56B With Boeing

The Boeing Company announces on Wednesday that it has finalized a $56 billion deal with Emirates for 150 777X planes. Boeing said that Emirates placed an order for 115 twin-engine, 400-seat 777-9X aircraft and 35 smaller 777-8Xs aircraft, along with purchasing rights for another 50 airplanes. If the rights were exercised, Boeing could expect the order value to increase to ... Read More »

16-Year-Old Twins Who Sneaked Out of UK to Syria Are “Very Smart and Religious” Students

Twins Zahra and Salma Halane, who fled U.K. and feared to have joined jihadist fighters in Syria, are “very smart and religious” students, according to their friends and neighbors. The 16-year-old twins called their parents to confirm that they are in Syria after they went missing in June from their home in Chorlton in Manchester. The twins’ older brother is ... Read More »

Dinosaur Footprints Discovered in Alaska’s National Park

A huge dinosaur track site has been discovered in Denali National Park in Alaska that suggests that herds of duck-billed dinosaurs flourished in the area about 70 million years ago. Paleontologist Anthony Fiorillo, whose group is studying the tracks, said they have found dinosaur footprints in different sizes hinting the presence of families of dinosaurs living in the area million years ... Read More »

CDC: American Children Still Getting Excessive “Screen Time”

American children are still spending too many hours in front of the television and computer every day, despite experts’ consistent advice that kids’ “screen time” should be lessened. In two nationwide surveys conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on children aged 12 to 15 years, researchers found that almost three-quarters of those who surveyed spent at ... Read More »

Pop start Miley Cyrus dating producer Mike will

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According to an online gossip magazine pop star Miley Cyrus is secretly dating her Bangerz album producer, Mike Will for nine months. A source close to the 21 years old pop singer, “Everybody in her circle knows they’ve been together this whole time,” Apparently the former Disney television actress got close to the producer Mike will after she announced her break up ... Read More »

Chinese Court Rules Against Apple Over Siri Patent Case

A Chinese court rules on Wednesday in favor of a Chinese company and a government agency over Apple Inc. for a patent on speech recognition technology that is similar to Siri. The court upheld the patent filed by Zhizhen Internet Technology which would mean that the Shanghai-based company may pursue its intellectual property rights infringement case against Apple. Zhizhen filed a ... Read More »

Age old arachnid brought back to life in virtual world

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Researchers from university of Manchester in United Kingdom has recreated 410 million years old arachnid in virtual world. The team of researchers used the fossil and   remains of the ancient creature to recreate its virtual structure. The walking motion of the arachnid was compared with the movement of modern day spider. Dr. Russell Garwood, research member from University of Manchester ... Read More »

Pamela Anderson Files For Divorce From Rick Salomon

Actress Pamela Anderson files for divorce from husband Rick Salomon for the second time. The court documents indicated that the couple separated July 3, the same day she filed the paper, citing “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for ending their six year marriage. Anderson and Salomon first got married in Las Vegas in October 2007, but Pamela filed to have ... Read More »

Corinthian Colleges To Close Campuses in 11 States, Others Up for Sale

The Corinthian Colleges Inc. announces that it will be closing some of its campuses in 11 states after it reached an agreement with the Education Department late Tuesday. The for-profit education company declined to identify the schools that will close. The Corinthian will also have to put up for sale its 85 U.S.-based campuses and a dozen others in Canada. ... Read More »