• Flagstaff Offers Options When It Comes To Seeing The Solar Eclipse Monday

    Flagstaff Offers Options When It Comes To Seeing The Solar Eclipse Monday

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    It hasn't happened anywhere in the USA since February 26, 1979. All eyes will be pointed to the sky Monday, Aug. 21, when the first total solar eclipse within the contiguous United States since February 26, 1979, will occur. The stars-or in this case, the moon and the sun-are aligning just in time for WPI's first-year students. NBC also plans live coverage, with Lester Holt hosting special reports at 1 and 2 p.m.
  • BioWare Confirms No DLC For Mass Effect: Andromeda

    BioWare Confirms No DLC For Mass Effect: Andromeda

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    Instead, it appears BioWare has washed its hands of a title that was a critical disappointment at launch and required a series of patches to fix numerous issues, from animations and technical performance to in-game storylines. "Early in development, we chose to focus Mass Effect: Andromeda's story on the Pathfinder, the exploration of the Andromeda galaxy, and the conflict with the Archon", says the statement.
  • View the Eclipse Safely with Pizza Box

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    An increasingly popular option is a welder's helmet (sometimes referred to as a welder's mask) with a Shade 12 or higher. Even if you didn't get the glasses, you can still enjoy the solar. Then poke a small pinhole in the foil, and tape the paper to the bottom piece of the box to provide a nice bright display area. Despite all the above warnings against trying to scope the eclipse with the naked eye, there is one situation in which it will be safe to do so.
  • Another view: Merck CEO shows the power of corporate conscience

    Another view: Merck CEO shows the power of corporate conscience

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    Merck and Co.'s Kenneth Frazier , Under Armour Inc.'s Kevin Plank and Intel Corp.'s Brian Krzanich have resigned from U.S. President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council following Trump's response to the racially-charged weekend violence at a rally of white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia.
  • Merck CEO resigns from Trump council over Charlottesville

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    Merck chief executive Kenneth Frazier was the first to depart the council Monday, followed by Intel Corp. "These were white supremacists and this was domestic terrorism". An email to spokespersons for the White House was not immediately returned. On Monday, attorney general Jeff Sessions said the death of paralegal Heather Heyer, 32, who was killed when a auto ploughed into a group of counter-protesters in Charlottesville "does meet the definition of domestic terrorism in our statute".
  • Trump's Aust-led council a

    Trump's Aust-led council a "joke"

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    Some of Trump's political opponents called it a "dog whistle" to his far-right voter bloc supporters. The CEO of the nation's third largest pharmaceutical company is resigning from the President's American Manufacturing Council citing "a responsibility to take a stand against intolerance and extremism".
  • AG Josh Shapiro: Watch out for fake solar eclipse glasses

    AG Josh Shapiro: Watch out for fake solar eclipse glasses

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    This allows eclipse-gazers to look at up to four planets with the naked eye, along with constellations that are usually only visible in the winter months in the Northern Hemisphere. An eclipse glasses sold out sign is posted outside the Clark Planetarium Thursday in Salt Lake City. About 85% of the sun will be covered by the moon at it's maximum.
  • Tesla Inc. (TSLA) PT Raised to $371.00

    Tesla Inc. (TSLA) PT Raised to $371.00

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    About 285,337 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Since February 23, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 9 sales for $20.24 million activity. Bluestein R H Com holds 2,900 shares. Athena Capital Advsrs Ltd Llc invested 0.07% in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA). 4,691 Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares with value of $1.61M were sold by Musk Kimbal .
  • Solar Eclipse Glasses: How To Make Your Own Homemade Viewers

    Solar Eclipse Glasses: How To Make Your Own Homemade Viewers

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    See the following website for more safety information on how to view the sun: eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/SEhelp/safety.html . This is the first solar eclipse to cross from coast to coast since 1918. Krispy Kreme is releasing chocolate glazed donuts for the first time ever in celebration of the eclipses. The Science channel will be broadcasting live fro Madras, Oregon, which is in the path of totality to bring you the solar eclipse experience with commentary from educators and ...
  • Google will introduce the next version of Android on Monday

    Google will introduce the next version of Android on Monday

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    The seller also notes that you'll notice a few scratches as a result of the day-to-day use of the Google Nexus 6P in question. A large chunk of apps still don't have the feature. That number is likely meant to inspire more developers to support the feature. Jet , a US-based app which provides a shopping platform, has found that their conversion rate increased by 27 percent.
  • Trump just congratulated Kim Jong Un for not attacking America

    Trump just congratulated Kim Jong Un for not attacking America

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    He said that the "alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" The head of the USA military said during a visit to Beijing that it was increasingly urgent for China to step up pressure on North Korea , according to a Pentagon spokesman on Wednesday.