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Hurricane Maria triggers new Caribbean alert

Maria's first landfall is expected around 8 p.m. ET in the northeast Caribbean's Leeward Islands - specifically Dominica and Guadeloupe. It had maximum sustained winds of 85 miles per hour (140 kph). and British Virgin Islands". Tropical storm warnings are in effect for Antigua, Barbuda, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten and Anguilla. The system is likely to become a major hurricane by tomorrow.


American Academy of Pediatrics' Teen Tattoo Recommendations a First

American Academy of Pediatrics' Teen Tattoo Recommendations a First

Even as tattoos become common among everyone from young celebrities - like Justin Bieber, now 23, who got his first tattoo at 16, or Miley Cyrus whose first was at 17 - to C-suite executives, the AAP still advises that getting inked could be a turn-off to employers.


At least 8 dead after Florida nursing home lost power in Irma

At least 8 dead after Florida nursing home lost power in Irma

According to the Mayor of Broward County, Barbara Sharief, three victims died at the nursing home in Hollywood, a city in Florida, and five died after having been taken to the hospital. Almost 2.7 million homes and businesses - about one in four buildings - are still without power in Florida. "We are there for you 100 percent", Trump said as he shook hands while standing next to first lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.



Asian markets rise ahead of Trump speech, Fed meeting

US stocks eked out modest gains on Friday as geopolitical worries ebbed and disappointing data on retail sales, industrial output and consumer sentiment dimmed expectations for an interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve this year. Barrick Gold Corp fell 1.2 percent to C$20.81, and Goldcorp Inc lost 1.2 percent to C$15.95 as prices for bullion hit a 2-1/2-week low ahead of a two-day U.S.


Delhi Police arrests Al-Qaeda operative Shauman Haq

Delhi Police arrests Al-Qaeda operative Shauman Haq

DCP Kushwaha said that he was in touch with many people in India, where the police have identified a few of them, through him, but added that they are working on it. Sources also said that Haq may have been planning an attack in Delhi. "In 2014, he was sent to Bangladesh". He was arrested on arrival in connection with a terror funding case.


Scientists build 'DNA robots' that transport molecular cargo using 'arms' and 'feet'

Scientists build 'DNA robots' that transport molecular cargo using 'arms' and 'feet'

Caltech researchers have created a nanoscale biological robot from a single strand of DNA , which can carry and deliver molecular cargo according to an article published Thursday in the journal Science . A single strand containing the right nucleotides can force two partially zipped strands to unzip from each other. How rapidly each zipping and unzipping event happens and how much energy it consumes can be predicted for any specified DNA sequence, allowing researchers to regulate how ...