School honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama

School honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama

RICHMOND, Va. –  A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States’ first black president. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports the Richmond School Board voted 6-1 Monday to rename J.E.B. Stuart Elementary School to Barack Obama Elementary School. Kenya Gibson represents the school on the board and […]

New Zealand Football to launch investigation into Ferns coach Andreas Heraf

New Zealand Football to launch investigation into Ferns coach Andreas Heraf

Last updated 15:11, June 19 2018 Chris Skelton/STUFF Andreas Heraf defends his comments about the ability of the Football Ferns. New Zealand Football is set to launch an official investigation into coach Andreas Heraf’s conduct following formal complaints from at least 10 members of the Football Ferns squad. Stuff understands the investigation is likely to include allegations of […]

Trafalgar's Africa expansion highlights increased interest in continent

Trafalgar's Africa expansion highlights increased interest in continent

Trafalgar this month made its first major Africa play with the rollout of a comprehensive program on the continent for 2019, a move that coincides with a what tour operators say is an overall surge in African travel interest. Subscribe to our free eNewsletters AfricaAlaskaCaribbeanCruiseDaily BulletinEuropeFamsFloridaHawaiiHome BasedLas VegasLuxuryMexicoRiver CruiseTravel Weekly China Bulletin “There is definitely […]

Intel has paths around Trump's China tariffs, analysts say

Intel has paths around Trump's China tariffs, analysts say

(Reuters) – Intel Corp, the world’s biggest chipmaker by revenue and a prominent U.S. manufacturer, could avoid the most severe effects of a new list of Chinese tariffs proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump by shifting its production among its facilities, analysts said Monday. FILE PHOTO: The Intel logo is shown at E3, the world’s […]

Harry Kane: England's late winner 'a bit of justice' after earlier non-calls

Harry Kane: England's late winner 'a bit of justice' after earlier non-calls

Harry Kane followed up his first goal at a major competition for England with a stoppage-time winner to propel the Three Lions past Tunisia. Steve McManaman explains the importance of England’s win over Tunisia, and the FC crew rate Harry Kane’s performance in his World Cup debut. FIFA World Cup: Harry Kane (90’+1′) Tunisia 1-2 […]

The Impact of Migration on Water Scarcity in Central Asia

The Impact of Migration on Water Scarcity in Central Asia

Last year, money sent to low- and middle-income countries by migrant workers rebounded to a record level. After two consecutive years of decline, $466 billion in remittances were recorded by the World Bank. In Central Asia, where 10 million people are estimated to be on the move, the phenomenon of out-migration for work is felt […]

AMD offers winners of Intel's Core i7-8086K contest a 16-core Threadripper CPU instead

AMD offers winners of Intel's Core i7-8086K contest a 16-core Threadripper CPU instead

AMD offers winners of Intel’s Core i7-8086K contest a 16-core Threadripper CPU instead | PCWorld ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Shade thrown. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an […]

Observe Changes on Mars

Observe Changes on Mars

The nearby Red Planet displays remarkable changes every apparition — including dust storms! Ever since mid-2017, Earth has been steadily closing in on Mars. The approach culminates July 27th in opposition. As the closest rocky planet to Earth whose surface is visible in modest telescopes, Mars easily garners the most attention of all the inner planets. The […]