• 2000yo skeleton discovered at Mediterranean shipwreck
2000yo skeleton discovered at Mediterranean shipwreck

It's a rare and exciting find, as the squeals from the divers in the video above can attest. The find consists of a partial skull with three teeth, arm and leg bones and several pieces of rib , the journal Nature reported. Simosi, director of the ministry's department of Underwater Antiquities. DNA expert Hannes Schroeder, from Natural Histo...

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  • Edge of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao
Edge of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao

EDT Friday was centered about 495 miles (800 kilometers) southeast of Kingston, Jamaica, and moving west-southwest at 12 mph (19 kph). On the forecast track, the center of Matthew will pass north of Colombia's Guajira Peninsula later Friday and remain over the central Caribbean Sea through early Sunday .

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  • Canada economy grows more than expected in July
Canada economy grows more than expected in July

Activity in the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector jumped 3.9 percent in July. Canada's gross domestic product expanded faster than economists expected in July as Alberta oil companies rebuilt production that had been shut down by wildfires.

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  • NYC's iconic Carnegie Deli is closing at the end of the year
NYC's iconic Carnegie Deli is closing at the end of the year

Spokeswoman Shin-Jung Hong said owner Marian Harper announced the closure to about 25 early-shift workers Friday morning. Carnegie Deli did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the closing. A NY institution since 1937, Levine's family has owned the deli shop since 1976. The owner will reportedly still license Carnegie Deli...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Emits Smoke on Indian Flight
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Emits Smoke on Indian Flight

At Samsung, customer safety is our highest priority. " We are in touch with relevant authorities to gather more information , and are looking into the matter", a spokesperson said. The authority had previously banned individuals from switching on or charging their Galaxy Note 7 while on-board. The problems knocked billions of dollars off the ma...

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  • Matthew upgraded to Category 1 hurricane
Matthew upgraded to Category 1 hurricane

National Hurricane Center. Matthew is forecast to take a sharp northern turn over the next few days and could threaten the USA sometime next week. A tropical storm watch is in effect for Curacao and the islands of Bonaire and Aruba. Forecast models suggest it could be somewhere off or along the mid-Atlantic coast by the end of next week. Matt...

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  • Brad Pitt skips film premiere to focus on 'family situation'
Brad Pitt skips film premiere to focus on 'family situation'

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were living in "separate" parts of their home before their divorce. Terrence Malick's epic documentary about the beginning of time, Voyage of Time is nearing its premiere at the California Science Centre IMAX Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

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  • Microsoft continues pushing hybrid cloud with new launches
Microsoft continues pushing hybrid cloud with new launches

Application Guard will go much further by running large parts of the Edge browser within a virtual machine. And if you were to release a virus in the virtual machine or do something to crash the operating system, that's just fine - when you shut the virtual machine down, it's gone for good.

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  • First Trump-Clinton debate has yet to convince undecided voters
First Trump-Clinton debate has yet to convince undecided voters

There are an estimated 115.6 million USA households with at least one television. According to a snap poll conducted by Public Policy Polling , Clinton , 68, won the debate by a 50-41 margin. Some Republicans were unhappy with Holt, suggesting that he was unfair because he asked tougher questions of Trump , and challenged his facts on is...

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  • Shari Redstone to urge CBS and Viacom to reunite
Shari Redstone to urge CBS and Viacom to reunite

National Amusements, which operates the Showcase Cinema movie theater chain in the US and overseas, owns almost 80% of the controlling shares in CBS and Viacom . "Given that CBS has been invited to the decision-making party, we are even more comfortable that whatever decision is reached will be in the best interest of CBS shareholders".

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  • Advertising Standards Authority confirms No Man's Sky investigation
Advertising Standards Authority confirms No Man's Sky investigation

After receiving numerous complaints, the UK's Advertising Standards Authority has launched an investigation into the matter. Specifically, it is claimed that the assets used to market the game were not representative of the final product.

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  • World's first baby born from 3-parent technique
World's first baby born from 3-parent technique

The U.K. made history previous year when it became the first country to officially authorize three-parent embryo techniques in an effort to crack down on genetic diseases. The couple - whose names were not disclosed - contacted Dr. John Zhang from the New Hope Fertility Center in NY in an attempt to have a baby without passing the Leigh s...

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  • BOJ board debated uncertainty over hitting price goal in July: minutes
BOJ board debated uncertainty over hitting price goal in July: minutes

A CSRC press official declined to comment. Japanese banking stocks also sold off, likely on the back of Kuroda's confirmation that further interest rate cuts were still on the table; negative interest rates can hurt banks' profit margins.

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  • Chance The Rapper & Kelly Clarkson Performing At White House Xmas Tree Ceremony
Chance The Rapper & Kelly Clarkson Performing At White House Xmas Tree Ceremony

The two will also be joined by gospel legend Yolanda Adams during the National Christmas Tree Lighting event this upcoming December 1. Chance the Rapper scored another invitation to the White House, despite being drunk there during President Obama's birthday party last month.

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  • Possible Water Plumes on Jupiter's Moon Europa?
Possible Water Plumes on Jupiter's Moon Europa?

Hopefully it won't be too long before a mission created to detect microbial life from the plumes of Europa or Enceladus sets off to find out. The team found that the same methods used to detect an atmosphere also detected water plumes (which previous research and missions had hinted at).

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  • UN Says EU May Ratify Paris Agreement Soon
UN Says EU May Ratify Paris Agreement Soon

At the high-level meeting - 31 additional countries deposited their instruments of ratification for the agreement, bringing the total to 60 countries that together represent more than 47.5 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions. It will become irreversible course of action for humankind. Noting that the four-year period between 2016 and 2020...

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  • Samsung Looking Into Complaints About Replacement Galaxy 7s
Samsung Looking Into Complaints About Replacement Galaxy 7s

That is five months away, so we'll have to wait for a while for Samsung to announce all the details about its next flagship phone. The company has been blown after the launch of its Note 7 handsets are complaining about catching fire.

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  • How the DJI Mavic Pro Compares to the GoPro Karma
How the DJI Mavic Pro Compares to the GoPro Karma

That said, the camera can record 4K video at 30fps or 1080p footage at 96fps - the latter of which it can also live stream to Facebook , YouTube and Periscope at a slower 30fps rate. A week ago GoPro, the action camera king, announced its own drone and stole a bit of DJI's thunder . The Mavic Pro is the first DJI drone small enough to be th...

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  • Samsung Note 2 catches fire on flight to Chennai, DGCA warns users
Samsung Note 2 catches fire on flight to Chennai, DGCA warns users

People onboard the flight got attentive when they smelled something burning in the cabin. The staff pinned down the source of the smoke to the hat-rack of seat 23C, following which the pilot alerted the ATC about the situation. "We are in touch with relevant authorities to gather more information, and are looking into the matter". The aircraft ma...

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  • Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique
Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

John Zhang of New Hope Fertility Center in NY and Guadalajara and colleagues at Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Reprogenetics in Britain and in Livingston, New Jersey wrote. Little Abrahim shows no sign of the disease. Limited details about the birth were revealed ahead of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine's scientific congres...

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