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Six Afghan schoolgirls banned from entering U.S. for robotics competition

Six Afghan schoolgirls banned from entering U.S. for robotics competition

Joe Sestak, FIRST Global President and former congressman, has stated that he was disappointed at the rejection of the Afghanistan Team's travel visas. Only the teams from Afghanistan and Gambia have been denied travel visas, while students from Iran, Iraq, and Sudan are able to attend. Escotto stressed that the organization worked very closely with the State Department in seeking to get visas for teams from all countries attending the competition, and he called the State Department ...


'MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL': Trump Defends His Use Of Social Media

'MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL': Trump Defends His Use Of Social Media

The President took to Twitter on Saturday to share his somewhat offensive opinions about the MSNBC journalists, personally attacking them, this time with words like "crazy" and "dumb". Trump tweeted: "I heard poorly rated @Morning_Joe speaks badly of me (don't watch anymore)". As part of a Washington Post op-ed, Brzezinski said she "never had a face-lift", as the President claimed, but did admit that she had "a little skin under her chin tweaked, but this was hardly a state ...


Olivia de Havilland to celebrate 101st birthday

Olivia de Havilland to celebrate 101st birthday

In the series, de Havilland is portrayed as a confidante of Davis who talks to documentary filmmakers and offers insight into Davis' and Crawford's rise to fame and into each actress' struggle to continue working in an industry that is not kind to mature actresses.



Laredo Petroleum Inc (LPI) Analysts See $0.13 EPS

Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.12. It operates through two divisions: Exploration and production of oil and natural gas properties, and Midstream and marketing. "( LPI ) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.10 Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts" was originally posted by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem.


China says launch of Long March-5 Y2

China says launch of Long March-5 Y2 "unsuccessful"

According to reports , the rocket, Long March-5 Y2 is China's second heavy-lifting rocket and will carry an experimental communication satellite. "Xinhua initially tweeted: "#BREAKING: "China's launch of Long March-5 Y2 carrier rocket fails".


Recreational marijuana sales legal in Nevada

Recreational marijuana sales legal in Nevada

Voters in November overwhelmingly approved a ballot measure to legalize marijuana, as did three other states a year ago - California, Maine and Massachusetts- though legal sales have not gone into effect in those other states. People over 21 years old can buy weed with ID at the state's dispensaries. Nevada is now the fifth state-after Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska-to fully regulate and tax the recreational marijuana market.