NASA expects 'treasure trove' of data after water found on Bennu

NASA's mosaic image of asteroid Bennu composed of 12 Poly Cam images by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft from a range of 15 miles

It's On: Theresa May Is Facing A No-Confidence Vote
Theresa May is battling for her political survival today as Tory rebels have triggered a vote of confidence in her premiership. I've been a member of the Conservative Party for over 40 years.

Trump bickers with Dem leaders, threatens government shutdown
In a joint statement issued Monday evening, Pelosi and Schumer said the country can not afford "a Trump Shutdown " at this time. The president insisted on funding for a wall and vowed to take the blame for a government shutdown , if that's what it takes.

Nick Cannon sees irony in the way Oscars handled Kevin Hart
There were no contingency plans in place by the Academy or broadcaster ABC, according to another insider. The Oscars have gone host-less before, though not since 1989 when Rain Man took home Best Picture.



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Trump threatens to shut down government over border wall funding
Trump wants the next funding package to include at least $5 billion United States for it, an idea Democrats have flatly rejected. Pelosi said the proposal will be voted on in February, but that she intends to comply with it even if it does not pass.

Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate
Those findings came after Saudi authorities spent days denying Khashoggi had been killed in the consulate. Pompeo was scheduled to attend a United Nations meeting to discuss Iran later on Wednesday.

Four killed, nine injured in Strasbourg firing: French Interior Minister
Authorities said earlier that Chekatt had more than two dozen convictions, mostly in France but also in Switzerland and Germany. The mayor of Strasbourg , Roland Ries , said the gunman got inside a security zone of the Christmas market to stage the attack.

Google Fit update brings home screen widgets and other improvements
Google today announced an update to Google Fit that's bringing with it some new features. If you've never tried Google Fit , you can grab it from the Play Store right here .

OPEC's assembly concludes with out yielding output reduce resolution
The Saudi minister noted before the meeting that the oil pumpers are looking for a sufficient cut to balance the market. He appreciated the decision of the OPEC + countries to regulate the oil market and stabilize the oil prices.

Oz watchdog wants a regulator for Google, FB
The report sparked questions about the range and reliability of news available via Google and Facebook . However, they were not subject to the same level of official scrutiny as traditional media companies.

Madrid star Bale finally ends La Liga goal drought
And it took a flying save from Thibaut Courtois to prevent Ezequiel Avila levelling soon afterwards. Toni Villa and Antonito were on target as Real Valladolid won 2-1 at Real Sociedad .

Varadkar stands firm as May cancels Brexit vote
The DUP leader has been flexing her party's political muscles over Brexit as Mrs May relies on it for a slender Commons majority. Sinn Fein has seven elected MPs elected in the House of Commons from constituencies in Northern Ireland.

Surprise, surprise! Meghan Markle was the most Googled person in 2018
We also searched for how to be a good citizen, how to be a good friend, and how to be a good dancer. Recently-deceased public figures take up more than half of the list of top-searched terms.

Stormy Daniels ordered to pay President Trump $292G in legal fees
Harder praised the ruling as "a total victory for the president, and a total defeat for Stormy Daniels in this case". Trump has denied he had an affair with Daniels, saying she was paid to stop "false and extortionist accusations".

Schwartzel storms to top of South African Open leaderboard
But Patton Kizzire and Brian Harman eagled the 17th at Tiburon Golf Club's Gold Course in Naples to edge in front on 30-under par. Former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen moved into pole position for the South African Open after a fine third round on Saturday.

May pulls vote on her divorce deal, thrusting Brexit into the unknown
May said the prospects of opposition leader "Jeremy Corbyn getting his hands on power is a risk we can not afford to take". That would create huge uncertainties in a country and region that are home to numerous world's biggest multinationals.

Yemen mass prisoner swap underway, United Nations envoy says
The Saudi-led coalition carries out airstrikes against the Houthis at Hadi's request since March 2015. Delegates on both sides on Monday said the prisoner swap had been largely finalized.

Russian Cosmonauts Take Samples on 6th Hour of Spacewalk to Crack Mystery
But Russian officials stated a few days after the hole was discovered that, based on its shape, it looked to have been drilled. Bits of shredded silver insulation floated away like confetti, as the two slashed at it with a knife and long cutters.

Copa Libertadores: Tevez named on Boca bench for Superclasico final
Wearing their team's jerseys, River supporters chanted slogans after they arrived in Madrid amid heavy police presence at 6 am. In Boca we know that football always gives you a time for revenge", Macri said on his official Twitter account.

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