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Porsche wants to build flying cars

Porsche wants to build flying cars But that might change in the future, as Porsche sales executive and Board member Detlev von Platen just hinted in an interview for a German magazine . If I drive from [the Porsche plant in] Zuffenhausen to Stuttgart airport, I need at least half an hour, if I'm lucky. "Flying would take only three and a half minutes", he said in a talk with Automobilwoche magazine. [Full Article...]

Boston streets flooding as windstorm hits US East Coast

Boston streets flooding as windstorm hits US East Coast The storm's impact is quickly being felt. A massive storm hammering the Northeastern U.S. with rain and snow forced the cancellations Friday of hundreds of flights into and out of the region. Hope bridges are closed to high-profile vehicles and school busses. Hurricane-force wind gusts will continue through coastal MA and Rhode Island overnight, according to the US National Weather Se... [Full Article...]

Messi's 600th lifts Barca eight points clear of Atletico

Messi's 600th lifts Barca eight points clear of Atletico Valverde's men are now eight points clear of Atletico - while also boasting the better head-to-head record against the Rojiblancos should it somehow still come down to that - and a massive 15 points above defending champions Real Madrid in third . [Full Article...]

Sen. Thad Cochran resigning in April

Sen. Thad Cochran resigning in April Cochran tells The Associated Press he will resign April 1 because of health problems. A recent Politico article called Cochran , who chairs the powerful Appropriations Committee and oversees billions of dollars in government spending, "frail and disoriented". [Full Article...]

Protesters detained before Spencer speech at MSU

Protesters detained before Spencer speech at MSU Law enforcement officers stand outside of the MSU Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education on the Michigan State University campus in Lansing on Monday, March 5, 2018 , where white supremacist Richard Spencer is to speak to supporters. [Full Article...]

Trump Organization orders tee markers featuring presidential seal

Trump Organization orders tee markers featuring presidential seal The company declined to tell ProPublica who had ordered the markers. But unlike the buildings, steaks and bottles of water Trump likes to adorn with his name, using the presidential seal for anything other than official government business can be a crime. [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of 'usurping' power, forming 'opportunistic' alliance in Meghalaya

Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of 'usurping' power, forming 'opportunistic' alliance in Meghalaya BJP ally, Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), won seven seats and was leading in one. Its trouncing of the long-entrenched CPI (M) in Tripura is, indeed, the most remarkable feat of the recent elections. The National People's Party (NPP) which won 19 seats in the polls, is seeking to form a "secular non-Congress government" partnered by the BJP with 2 seats, United Democratic Party (... [Full Article...]

Sam Rockwell wins best supporting actor at 2018 Oscars

Sam Rockwell wins best supporting actor at 2018 Oscars The actor dedicated his award to legendary veteran actor and his friend Philip Seymour Hoffman . I could go on for an hour about Philip Seymour Hoffman . In 2010, Rockwell , Hoffman , and Crudup were interviewed together at a LAByrinth Theater event, where they amused themselves by telling a reporter for the Observer about Rockwell's fondness for the board game Monopoly. [Full Article...]

Daycare workers charged with giving melatonin-laced gummy bears to toddlers

Daycare workers charged with giving melatonin-laced gummy bears to toddlers Melatonin is a naturally occurring hormone that can also be taken as a sleep aid. Officers were called at 12:48 p.m. Friday to Kiddie Junction, 1619 E. The daycare center offers programs for children ages six weeks to six years old, and says "a safe and healthy environment is a top priority" at the center, according to its website . [Full Article...]

China Completes Military Staff Reduction by 300000 Soldiers

China Completes Military Staff Reduction by 300000 Soldiers The armed forces will "firmly and resolutely safeguard national sovereignty, security and development interests", Li said. The Chinese government announced Monday that it will raise defense spending by 8.1 percent in 2018 in a continued effort to expand its military capabilities. [Full Article...]

Carranza resigning as HISD Superintendent

Carranza resigning as HISD Superintendent When it came to Carranza's brief time in Houston , de Blasio pointed out Carranza's efforts to reopen schools two weeks after Hurricane Harvey. He held senior administrative positions in Tucson and Las Vegas earlier in his career. "Richard, in everything he's done, has been devoted to children", de Blasio said. Miami's schools superintendent had accepted the post but then backed out last week... [Full Article...]

US Tourists Warned After Explosives Found on Ferry in Mexico

US Tourists Warned After Explosives Found on Ferry in Mexico On Feb. 21, a blast on a ferry on the same route resulted in 25 being people, seven of whom were identified as American nationals. "Mexican and US law enforcement continue to investigate", the embassy wrote. On Thursday March 1st, explosive devices were found on another ferry that was docked in Cozumel and is owned by the same company. The company whose boat was hit by the February 21 blast had ... [Full Article...]

Tronox (TROX) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. After the giving short look at one day return of Tronox Limited it is observed that TROX reported positive return of 11.38% in last trading session. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc bought 117,020 shares as the company's stock declined 9.28% while stock markets rallied. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Drexel Hamilton with "Buy". [Full Article...]

2 children killed, several others injured by driver in Brooklyn

2 children killed, several others injured by driver in Brooklyn The sedan then came to a rest on the side of the street - with a crushed stroller under its back wheels. The latest crash leaving pedestrians dead in the city took place around 12:40 p.m.in the Park Slope neighborhood in the Brooklyn Borough. [Full Article...]

Storm uncovers Revolutionary War era ship in Maine

Storm uncovers Revolutionary War era ship in Maine The shipwreck, believed to be more than 160 years old, resurfaced on Short Sands Beach Monday morning. The recent nor'easter brought up a relic from the past on a ME beach: the remains of an old shipwreck. The shipwreck is normally covered by sand, but became a curiosity when it was uncovered in 1958. The vessel was also seen in the 1950s. The powerful weekend storm brought flooding and wind d... [Full Article...]

Giffords Law Center: Virginia gets 'D' grade for gun safety laws

Giffords Law Center: Virginia gets 'D' grade for gun safety laws But the chair of emergency medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin tells Reuters it "passes the sniff test". Portman said the NRA's money represented just a fraction of the more than $25 million his campaign raised in 2016 and he denied the gun group acquired any leverage through the donations. [Full Article...]

ISIS propaganda video raises questions about deadly mission in Niger

ISIS propaganda video raises questions about deadly mission in Niger ISIS has released the disturbing and graphic video as part of a propaganda campaign. Most of the footage featured in the nine-minute video, entitled, "Assault of the Brave Against the Army of the Americans: the Battle of Tongo Tongo", was retrieved by the jihadis from a camera on the combat gear of the dead Green Berets, giving a grim look into the last moments of the elite troops as they atte... [Full Article...]

Maxine Waters Wants To Question Stormy Daniels On Trump's Mental State

Maxine Waters Wants To Question Stormy Daniels On Trump's Mental State The White House and Cohen have vehemently denied reports that Trump and Daniels had a year-long affair that started a few weeks after First Lady Melania gave birth to their son, Barron, in 2006. The Journal reported on Monday that First Republic marked the transaction as suspicious and reported it to the Treasury Department. The extensive interview was not published until January because Cohen... [Full Article...]

Perez pushes DREAM Act as Trump's DACA deadline passes

Perez pushes DREAM Act as Trump's DACA deadline passes In the past six months, there have been a few hiccups with a replacement. That essentially muted the March 5 deadline that Trump had set for the program, and Dreamers whose DACA permits expire can still submit applications to renew their protected status. [Full Article...]

Former cricketers involve in a Twitter banter over Warner-De Kock incident

Former cricketers involve in a Twitter banter over Warner-De Kock incident The former Australian spinner was shocked that de Kock would say anything about Warner's family, considering his softly spoken nature. Both captains, Steve Smith and Faf du Plessis, were involved in the fracas but will wait for the ICC, who said they will investigate the incident. [Full Article...]


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