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New Super Mario 64 Online video features new multiplayer gameplay footage New Super Mario 64 Online video features new multiplayer gameplay footage
- September 11, 2017

Per the video, users will be able to play not only as Mario, but as Luigi, Peach (as confusing as that might be, considering the game's narrative), Yoshi, Toad, Wario, and Waluigi. Super Mario 64 , with its highly varied worlds and shifting activities, seems to work very well as a make-your-own-fun kind of online sandbox. Mario 64 immediately feels like a natural fit for online play, and the unfocused nature of its assorted activities only adds to the appeal. (more...)
Israeli jet causes sonic boom over southern Lebanon Israeli jet causes sonic boom over southern Lebanon
- September 11, 2017

Israeli jets flew low into Lebanese airspace on Sunday, causing sonic booms over the southern city of Sidon, according to Lebanese state media. The incident came a day after Bassil said the Arab country would lodge an "urgent complaint" with the Security Council against Israel over an airstrike conducted from the Lebanese airspace on a military facility in the western Syrian province of Hama. (more...)
Nintendo: 'You shouldn't pay more than $79.99' for a SNES Mini Nintendo: 'You shouldn't pay more than $79.99' for a SNES Mini
- September 11, 2017

Last November, the company introduced the NES Classic Edition, which sold out everywhere nearly instantaneously. The company is also planning to release a low-priced console called the SNES Classic Mini , and Fils-Aime says that it will be in plentiful supply when it is launched on September 29. (more...)
Bugatti sets new world record with Chiron Bugatti sets new world record with Chiron
- September 11, 2017

Last month Juan Pablo Montoya only needed 41.96 seconds to get the Chiron up to 249 miles per hour and then back to zero. The 8.0 litre W16 engined beast has proved another sales success for the revitalised French company. We actually drove it. "Just like we did with the Chiron", said Wolfgang Dürheimer, President of Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. "Our customers want the best of the best". (more...)
Kevin White suffers broken collarbone Kevin White suffers broken collarbone
- September 11, 2017

For White, it's the second time he has left early through that northwest tunnel in just five National Football League games during his first three seasons. The really unfortunate thing is that it is not just one part of his body that keeps suffering injuries. If White is indeed out for the year, the Bears will have to add more to the receiver corps, which is pretty thin as it it. (more...)
Activision Blizzard's (ATVI) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies
- September 11, 2017

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Oz Management Lp decreased Microsoft Corp (Call) (MSFT) stake by 83.1% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Englebright Jane D. ZACCONI RICCARDO sold $1.10M worth of stock or 19,761 shares. $20.45 million worth of stock was sold by WATERMAN ROBERT A on Wednesday, May 3. Therefore 88% are positive. (more...)
Wildfire threatening Waterton Lakes National Park continues to grow Wildfire threatening Waterton Lakes National Park continues to grow
- September 11, 2017

The Kenow Fire burning in Canada could potentially impact Waterton Lakes National Park and northern portions of Glacier National Park. The fire could spread through the park if it goes over the Akamina Pass and then could threaten the townsite. (more...)
Ragini MMS Returns : Revealing poster of web series out! Ragini MMS Returns : Revealing poster of web series out!
- September 11, 2017

Ragini MMS was among one of the first films to start the new wave of erotic horror genre in India. Karishma Sharma looks sizzling hot in the motion poster as she is seen donning a very bold avatar. The first one starring Rajkummar Rao and Kainaz released in 2011, while the second instalment hit the screens in 2014. As per multiple reports, Riya will be sen playing Simran and apparently, the plot of the series will revolve around two girls who come across odd events taking place in a ... (more...)
Israeli blogger jailed in Azerbaijan pardoned by president Israeli blogger jailed in Azerbaijan pardoned by president
- September 11, 2017

He was sentenced to three years in prison by the Baku Court of Grave Crimes. Lapshin entered Nagorno-Karabakh through Armenia, without Baku's permission, in 2011 and 2012. While the blogger was set for extradition, the procedure was delayed by the Israeli authorities, Hasanov said. He traveled twice to Nagorno-Karabakh, which is disputed territory with Armenia, and told a court in Azerbaijan earlier this month that he did not know there was an Azeri law against visiting there. (more...)
Climate change and hurricanes: Is Irma a sign of things to come? Climate change and hurricanes: Is Irma a sign of things to come?
- September 11, 2017

Hurricanes are atmospheric machines that consume heat from the ocean and expel it as extraordinary wind speed. And so it is not likely to be a coincidence that nearly all of the strongest hurricanes on record (as measured by sustained wind speeds) for the globe, the Northern Hemisphere, the Southern Hemisphere, the Pacific, and now, with Irma , in the open Atlantic, have occurred over the past two years. (more...)
The BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (BYM)
- September 11, 2017

Blackrock New Jersey Municipal Bond Trst has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 2.0% per year over the last three years. BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (LON:BTA) has 0.00% since September 7, 2016 and is. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. Hightower Advisors, LLC added to its investment by buying 65 shares an increase of 0.4% in the quarter. (more...)
Huawei Band 2 Pro is now available in the US Huawei Band 2 Pro is now available in the US
- September 11, 2017

Blass even reported the specs of the latter two handsets. The "Mate" series of devices does not exactly refer to smartphones but instead, it refers to the "phablet" devices. f/1.6 aperture. Apart from the display specifications, the Huawei Mate 10 Pro , or Blanc, will tout camera improvements such as a dual camera setup, co-developed by Leica, one of which is a 20-megapixel sensor while the other is a 12-megapixel shooter with OIS lenses, and an aperture said to be almost identical to ... (more...)
33.33 per cent parasites species to disappear in next 50 years 33.33 per cent parasites species to disappear in next 50 years
- September 11, 2017

They help control wildlife populations and maintain the flow of energy through food chains. And while this may not seem like such a bad thing, parasites are an important part of the Earth's ecosystem, so their dying out would disrupt the natural balance of things. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association orders South Africa-Senegal qualifier to be replayed after referee banned Federation Internationale de Football Association orders South Africa-Senegal qualifier to be replayed after referee banned
- September 11, 2017

In a statement released on Saturday, Safa's President, Dr Danny Jordaan, described Fifa's decision to have the match replayed as "devastating" and confirmed Safa has "considered appealing". FIFA's deputy secretary general Zvonimir Boban has since sent a letter to SAFA CEO Dennis Mumble, saying the South Africa football governing body is not accused of any wrongdoing. (more...)
Expect newer characters in South Park: The Fracture but Whole Expect newer characters in South Park: The Fracture but Whole
- September 11, 2017

As noted in Eurogamer's report , combat isn't influenced by the decision you make, so your own capabilities aren't determined by your skin color . The difficulty level also affects how the players would be treated by the other characters throughout the challenges . (more...)
Sentiment Report: Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:CLVS)
- September 11, 2017

It has outperformed by 2.27% the S&P500. Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ: CLVS ) has risen 282.71% since September 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Its down 1.49% from 1.30 million shares previously. The stock of Tintri Inc (NASDAQ: TNTR ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 25 by William Blair. The Firm is engaged in the business of storage management solutions. (more...)
Hurricanes Irma and Jose as seen from the International Space Station Hurricanes Irma and Jose as seen from the International Space Station
- September 11, 2017

Irma , Jose and Katia are all expected to make landfall this weekend. The day owes its fame to Hurricane Irma , Jose and Katia, which are simultaneously menacing Florida , the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico, respectively. Vecchi said the "big debate" among scientists is over which plays a larger role-variations in ocean currents or pollution cuts. This has cooled the ocean and renders the conditions less conducive to the formation of hurricanes are fed by heat and humidity. (more...)
Destiny 2 Reaches over 1.2 Million Concurrent Players Online Destiny 2 Reaches over 1.2 Million Concurrent Players Online
- September 11, 2017

The hype building up to the shared-world FPS's launch has been vast, and now that the game is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, developer Bungie shared a small detail on exactly how many people are playing this weekend. "We'll see you in the wild", Bungie wrote on its Twitter page. We also know the roadmap for the first month after release , including nightfalls, raids and the return of ol' dear Xur. (more...)
Xiaomi launches an Apple MacBook Pro rival, meet the Mi Notebook Pro Xiaomi launches an Apple MacBook Pro rival, meet the Mi Notebook Pro
- September 11, 2017

It also features Harman Infinity speakers, along with Dolby ATMOS support. The Windows 10 notebook can be configured with up to 16 GB of dual channel RAM and a 1 TB PCIe SSD. The Mi Notebook Air supports 1C quick charge and comes with a 60Wh long battery life. Xiaomi is offering the new Mi Notebook Pro in three variants, Intel Core i7 with 16GB RAM at CNY 6,999 (Rs 70,000 approx), Intel Core i7 with 8GB RAM at CNY 6,399 (Rs 64,000 approx) and Intel Core i5 with 8GB RAM at CNY 5,599 ... (more...)
Japnese PM Abe calls for 'greatest possible pressure' on N Korea Japnese PM Abe calls for 'greatest possible pressure' on N Korea
- September 11, 2017

The rollout was "temporarily" completed Thursday, a spokesman for South Korea's Defence Ministry said, adding it was necessary to counter increased threats from North Korea. The Moon administration faces the prospects of increased USA tariffs at the same time it is experiencing informal sanctions from China for deploying the American THAAD missile defense system. (more...)
Davis warns of chaos and uncertainty if Brexit bill fails
- September 11, 2017

Dominic Raab, a junior justice minister, called Labour's opposition the "biggest con trick" perpetrated by party leader Jeremy Corbyn on the general public. Mr Davis will argue today that anyone who votes against the bill is voting for a "cliff edge of uncertainty". Once the government has negotiated Monday's vote, attention will turn to another vote scheduled for late Tuesday, in which ministers are seeking to ensure that Conservatives dominate key parliamentary committees that scrutinize ... (more...)
Final Teaser of the Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar Final Teaser of the Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar
- September 11, 2017

The long-awaited Mercedes-AMG Project One will finally be revealed tomorrow at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, but before that the Affalterbach boys and girls have managed to squeeze in a couple more teasers of the incredible Formula 1-inspired hypercar. (more...)
Mark Richt blasts critics questioning motivation for cancelling game Mark Richt blasts critics questioning motivation for cancelling game
- September 11, 2017

There are conflicting reports about whether the game will be played at all: The UConn athletic department said in a statement the game had been "cancelled"; USF said in a statement the game "will not be played this week"; Chuck Sullivan, a spokesman for the American Athletic Conference, said the game is " unlikely to be rescheduled ". (more...)
Irma: Hurricane Hunters fly into the eye of the storm Irma: Hurricane Hunters fly into the eye of the storm
- September 11, 2017

Governor Rick Scott has urged Floridians, especially those in the Keys and Miami, to evacuate as quickly as possible. Along with describing the five categories, the Saffir-Simpson also describes the qualifications for a tropical storm or a tropical depression. (more...)
Elon Musk reveals the head-to-toe picture of SpaceX spacesuit Elon Musk reveals the head-to-toe picture of SpaceX spacesuit
- September 11, 2017

Yet the second photo shows the entire space suit including the gloves and boots that accompany it. The Crew Dragon also presents the next step in the evolution of spacecraft. Yet so far no new information has made any blip on the horizon. Until then, you need to be happy with these two photos. As SpaceX gets closer to its goal of sending astronauts into space, the private company is starting to share details on the spacesuits they'll be wearing when make the trip. (more...)
Secret life may thrive under warm Antarctic caves Secret life may thrive under warm Antarctic caves
- September 11, 2017

Scientists say the caves are light and could reach temperatures of 25 degrees Celsius (77 degrees Fahrenheit) which means life could be possible there and raises the possibility of an ecosystem beneath the frozen caves. "Despite recent advances in our broad understanding of Antarctic biodiversity, we still know little about life in the continent's subglacial cave systems, which may harbor diverse and complex communities", they wrote. (more...)
US formally requests UN vote on N. Korea US formally requests UN vote on N. Korea
- September 11, 2017

A set of four rocket launchers for the THAAD system arrives in Seongju, on Thursday. Concerns are also mounting that North Korea is ready to carry out another nuclear test and may test-launch an intercontinental ballistic missile again around key anniversaries including Saturday, the anniversary of North Korea's founding. (more...)
Tesla Temporary Adds Range For Florida Owners Tesla Temporary Adds Range For Florida Owners
- September 11, 2017

If you've paid attention to news reports, however, you know that evacuating can be a task in and of itself. Fortunately for select Tesla owners, range anxiety won't be as much of a concern as it otherwise might. The update provides those trying to escape the path of the storm with an additional 30 to 40 miles above the typical range of the vehicle, according to Electrek . (more...)
Brokers Change Their Target Price On NewLink Genetics Corporation (NLNK)
- September 10, 2017

NewLink Genetics Corporation had a negative net margin of 161.94% and a negative return on equity of 55.03%. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $14.8. Federated Investors Pa stated it has 0% of its portfolio in NewLink Genetics Corp (NASDAQ:NLNK). The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.06. (more...)
Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub
- September 10, 2017

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI's holdings in Liberty Global PLC were worth $797,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The 50 day moving average was up by +0.74% and the 200 day average moved up $0.34. Liberty Global PLC has a 52-week low of $28.17 and a 52-week high of $37.69. (more...)