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Cardinals Stay Hot, Power Past Reds 13-4

Cardinals Stay Hot, Power Past Reds 13-4

Jack Flaherty started and lost for the Cardinals. Javier Baez went 4-for-5 with a home run as Chicago banged out 16 hits. Albert Almora Jr. homered and drove in six runs as the Cubs crushed the Mets 17-5 at Wrigley Field. The Cardinals wrap up their three-game series with the Reds this afternoon at Busch Stadium. With the win, the Cardinals keep pace with the first place Cubs in the NL Central division. Consulte Mais Informação

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Origin of Zero Symbol Centuries Older Than Previously Thought

Origin of Zero Symbol Centuries Older Than Previously Thought

Carbon dating shows an ancient Indian manuscript has the earliest recorded origin of the zero symbol. The number zero is something we all take for granted, yet its conceptual origin has eluded archaeologists and historians. Scholars are able to view both sides of the birch bark through the "windows" of this specially designed book at the Bodleian Libraries. While the use of zero as a placeholder was seen in several different ancient cultures, such as among the ancient Mayans and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Ex-CIA Head Resigns From Harvard for Hiring Chelsea Manning

Ex-CIA Head Resigns From Harvard for Hiring Chelsea Manning

Now". Former acting CIA Director Michael Morell resigned his non-resident Senior Fellow position at Harvard on Thursday in protest of convicted military leaker Chelsea Manning joining the Kennedy School's Institute of Politics. "As a trans woman, she advocates for queer and transgender rights as @xychelsea on Twitter". "Speaks on the social, technological and economic ramifications of Artificial Intelligence", the Harvard announcement praised Manning. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mass. Added 10800 Jobs In August

Mass. Added 10800 Jobs In August

Republican Gov. Chris Christie had touted the declining rate and argued that shows his administration's policies have worked. The state's seasonally adjusted rate was 4.5 percent in July. The leisure and hospitality sector shed 2,500 jobs in August. Washington's economy added an estimated 2,000 new jobs in August. During August, more than 5,000 jobs were added in retail trade, construction and transportation, warehousing and utilities. Consulte Mais Informação

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Greitens prepares National Guard to respond to impending Stockley verdict

Greitens prepares National Guard to respond to impending Stockley verdict

A group of clergy is warning about the potential for unrest if a former St. Louis police officer is acquitted of first-degree murder in the 2011 killing of a black man following a high-speed chase. "Too often in the past in Missouri, leaders have waited for pain to visit us before we make a decision to visit with each other", Greitens said. Barricades have been placed around two downtown courthouses and the police station. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Citizen Fighting For ISIS Captured in Syria

The SDF is fighting ISIS on the ground in Syria with help from the United States, and they turned over the captive to Americans authorities. The State Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Thousands of foreign fighters from around the globe flocked to Iraq and Syria after Islamic State first captured vast parts of the two countries in 2014 and proclaimed an Islamist caliphate. Consulte Mais Informação

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Police Arrests JBS Owner Wesley Batista Amid Insider Trading Probe

Police Arrests JBS Owner Wesley Batista Amid Insider Trading Probe

The president needs the support of just over one third of the lower house of Congress to block the case from going to trial at the Supreme Court, a move that would force him to stand down from the presidency. Between late April and mid-May, while negotiating their plea bargains, the brothers made large purchases of dollars on the futures markets, Rodrigues Alves said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gurgaon schoolboy murder: Pinto family to approach Punjab and Haryana HC tomorrow

Gurgaon schoolboy murder: Pinto family to approach Punjab and Haryana HC tomorrow

September 14. The Gurgaon Police had arrested Francis and Jeyus, under relevant sections of the IPC and Juvenile Justice Act, following the gruesome murder of Pradhuman on Friday last. But, "the circumstances in this case are beyond the control (of his clients)", he said. But he agreed to Pradhan's plea that an interim order barring police from arresting them be extended till Friday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Paul Ryan Plugs Away at Tax Reform

Paul Ryan Plugs Away at Tax Reform

Still, even amid the president's bipartisan approach, lawmakers are laying the groundwork for getting legislation through the Senate without Democratic support. Brady said last month at a tax reform event in Simi Valley, California, that he would be "open to losing tax revenues in these early years", saying the budget would be balanced "over time" if reform become permanent. Consulte Mais Informação

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French watchdog asks Vivendi to explain stance on Telecom Italia

French watchdog asks Vivendi to explain stance on Telecom Italia

Vivendi, led by billionaire Vincent Bollore, is Telecom Italia's number one shareholder with a 24 percent stake. Italy would then impose conditions or even veto decisions that it considers a threat to national interests. Notably, Sparkle, TIM's wholesale division, is viewed as a particularly sensitive asset, given its global reach. Sparkle could be sold or become a separate entity inside of TI that would remain under Italian leadership. Consulte Mais Informação

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Burger King delivers babies

Burger King delivers babies

An expectant mother was on her way to a nearby hospital to have her baby , but the baby had other plans. The first couple was caught in heavy traffic due to a fatal vehicle accident when the woman began experiencing contractions, forcing them to pull into the restaurant parking lot, according to police. Consulte Mais Informação

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San Jose filing lawsuit to challenge Trump's DACA plan

San Jose filing lawsuit to challenge Trump's DACA plan

It was announced by Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi late Wednesday following a White House dinner that Republican lawmakers weren't invited to attend. "Put a fork in Trump, he's dead", she tweeted early Thursday, highlighting a report that the president's supporters are furious about his apparent about-face DACA recipients after stressing immigration during the campaign. Consulte Mais Informação

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State Dept. : 21 American Diplomats Affected by Cuban Sonic Attacks

State Dept. : 21 American Diplomats Affected by Cuban Sonic Attacks

Investigators have also tested conspiracy theories ranging from an intentional attack by Cuba's government, a rogue faction of its security forces, a third country like Russian Federation, or some combination of those possibilities. However, they found nothing, according to several officials briefed on the investigation. Researchers have had difficulty explaining why Canadians were also harmed, including some who reported nosebleeds. Consulte Mais Informação

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