• House Passes GMO Label Bill
House Passes GMO Label Bill

The House passed the legislation 306-117 on Thursday. Within a few years, consumers will be able to find out whether any food in the supermarket contains GMO ingredients. The Des Moines Register reported early in July that the bill potentially exclude thousands of items that consumers would consider GMOs to go unlabeled.

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  • Full Buck Moon Will Dazzle the Sky Tonight
Full Buck Moon Will Dazzle the Sky Tonight

A full moon occurs each month when the sun, Earth, and moon line up. However, for some unaided observers, the monthly full moon appears full about a day before and after the actual full moon phase. The July full moon is also called Thunder Moon as thunderstorms will be frequent this month and also Hay Moon as farmers will rush to get their h...

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  • Tesla's vehicle deliveries in Q2 were slightly lower than Q1
Tesla's vehicle deliveries in Q2 were slightly lower than Q1

With continued productivity improvements, Tesla expects output to reach 2,200 vehicles per week in Q3 and 2,400 vehicles per week in Q4. That's notably less than half the projected full-year number of 80,000 to 90,000 it announced at its 2015 earnings call in February.

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  • Macaulay Culkin denies 'pounding $6K of heroin a month'
Macaulay Culkin denies 'pounding $6K of heroin a month'

Addressing whether people should be anxious, Culkin told the publication: "Not necessarily". The child actor has been in the limelight his entire life, since taking on the role of Kevin McCallister in " Home Alone ". Culkin, who is now based in Paris after moving from NY a year ago to avoid the glare of the spotlight, said he isn't "worthy" of al...

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  • Interest rate cut 'almost in the bag' for August
Interest rate cut 'almost in the bag' for August

The central bank said markets were resilient throughout the episode, and the direct effect on the Australian economy was likely to be quite small. The minutes revealed from RBA's July meeting at which they kept interest rates unchanged at 1.75% showed the central bank isn't really anxious from Brexit as it's expected to have only a modest adverse...

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  • New Pokemon Introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon
New Pokemon Introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon

We're sure Comfey will be met with some criticism by fans, but hey, it's a least a little better than generation 5's Klefki, which was simply a keychain masquerading as a Pokemon . While you could do this in previous games, it took either great luck, or hours of work breeding the flawless Pokemon . The Pokemon Company announced that Global Li...

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  • Unusual US Zika virus case baffles experts
Unusual US Zika virus case baffles experts

But although an incident of Zika spreading without mosquitoes or sex is alarming, researchers still don't fully understand what's going on just yet, so there's no need to panic. The CDC doesn't have any evidence that suggests Zika can be passed from one person to another by sneezing, coughing, kissing or sharing utensils.

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  • Beijing vows to continue South China Sea construction
Beijing vows to continue South China Sea construction

Yasay said. During talks on the sidelines of the weekend's Asia-Europe meeting in Mongolia, Yasay said, Wang insisted that the Philippines should not even "make any comments" on the ruling. It said there was no legal basis to China's claims to much of the sea, embodied in a "nine-dash line" dating from 1940s maps. Direct talks were unlikely s...

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  • Hawaiian Electric Industries reaffirms 2016 earnings guidance
Hawaiian Electric Industries reaffirms 2016 earnings guidance

The governor wants a company that is as committed to a 100 percent renewable energy portfolio by 2045, a goal he said he did not believe NextEra shared. On Saturday, Fortis said in response to the commission's rejection of the merger, "FortisBC's LNG fuel supply agreement with Hawaiian Electric did contemplate the potential of this regulatory decis...

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  • SpaceX Falcon To Dock On Wednesday
SpaceX Falcon To Dock On Wednesday

US space firm SpaceX on Monday launched supplies to the International Space Station, including a crucial docking port for future American commercial crew vehicles, and also achieved a successful rocket landing on solid ground again. On top of the rocket was a Dragon capsule filled with almost 5,000 pounds of food, supplies and needed equipment....

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  • Government requests for Google data hits record high
Government requests for Google data hits record high

Government requests to Google for user data hit a record high in the second half of 2015, the online giant said . While fewer than two-thirds of the most recent requests resulted in data being given to governments, that statistic is significantly smaller than figures from five years earlier when Google said it responded to 76 percent of all reques...

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  • Pantano's win celebrated in Colombia — Hola presidente
Pantano's win celebrated in Colombia — Hola presidente

Now he has a win in cycling's biggest event. Aside from his crash in the Mont Ventoux due to a motorbike incident last week, Froome has been enjoying a quiet and effective fortnight. We're definitely going to try something. "I was expecting a lot more attacks". The peloton had to navigate a technical finale on stage 16 with a cobblestone-lined ...

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  • CBI files FIR against actor Anuj Saxena in alleged bribery case
CBI files FIR against actor Anuj Saxena in alleged bribery case

Satyabala's husband Bal Kishan Bansal is DG Corporate affairs and was arrested by CBI 2-3 days back when the agency raided their house. It maybe mentioned here that both the deceased were neither accused nor questioned or summoned in the ongoing investigation.

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  • Bill to require GMO labeling passes Congress
Bill to require GMO labeling passes Congress

Jim Mulhern, President and CEO of the National Milk Producers' Federation (NMPF) commented: "Today's action in the US House to pass the Senate's biotech food labeling bill is a resounding rejection of activists who have been working for years to undermine consumers' understanding of the safety of food biotechnology".

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  • New NYC subway cars coming
New NYC subway cars coming

In addition to free juice and an internet connection, the new subway cars will sport "full color digital customer information displays", as well as new digital ad space. The entrances will also include a neighborhood map and street-level service announcements. The design will include glass or mesh barriers instead of iron bars in some stations.

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  • Iran Boasts of Ability to Put Nuclear Program Back on Track
Iran Boasts of Ability to Put Nuclear Program Back on Track

According to the deal's agreed upon terms, Iran's nuclear breakout period during the first decade of the deal is said to be at least a year. Cotton was responding to a question from Washington Free Beacon reporter Adam Kredo, who asked the senator about a new Associated Press report regarding a secret document that shows key nuclear constra...

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  • Three US states plan lawsuits over Volkswagen diesel pollution
Three US states plan lawsuits over Volkswagen diesel pollution

Senior executives at Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) including its former chief executive covered up evidence that the German automaker had cheated on USA diesel emissions tests for years, NY state charged on Tuesday in a civil lawsuit against the company.

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  • Mercedes-Benz India introduces new service program
Mercedes-Benz India introduces new service program

We are ready to comprehensively transform the aftersales experience for our customer with the launch of "My Mercedes-My Service' programme". Mercedes-Benz India Limited (MBIL), today launched its new "My Mercedes, My Service" after-sales initiative.

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  • Brexit vote hits UK housing market
Brexit vote hits UK housing market

By region, sellers in Yorkshire and Humber saw a drop of 2.1 percent, while sellers in the East Midlands dipped just 0.2 percent. "Perhaps unsurprisingly, this July's fall is marginally larger, as political turbulence has a track record of unsettling sentiment", he said.

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  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow heads to Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 on T
Android 6.0 Marshmallow heads to Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 on T

In addition to the new features, Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for AT&T's Galaxy Tab S2 brings the NumberSync function which allows users to access regular smartphone actions, such as voice and video calls. Galaxy Note 5 software version MMB29K. The file size is at 22.6MB, containing the latest security patch for the phone. Most of the time, update i...

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