The Obamas have some celebrating to do. After years of rumors about the former president and first lady scooping up a permanent residence on Martha s Vineyard, Barack and Michelle Obama finally closed on a lavish, 29 acre compound.The erstwhile first family is already familiar with the seven bathroom, 8.5 bathroom waterfront estate, as they rented it this past summer. They entered escrow over the summer, according to TMZ, and now they ve finalized the sale. They scored a significant discount from the $14.85 million that Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck last had the home on the market for, as the final sales price comes to $11.75 million. It s an even bigger steal considering Grousbeck originally had the property listed for $22.5 million back in 2015.
More serious have been the accusations against Modi for mishandling the economy. Modi s predecessor, Manmohan Singh, as well as ex finance minister P. Chidambaram, have charged the PM with catastrophic mistakes like demonetisation, flawed GST, tax terrorism, regulatory overkill, protectionism and centralised control of decision making in the PMO. None other than the RBI has weighed in by slashing growth forecasts to 5 per cent, the deepest cut in a decade .
NEW DELHI : The 17th edition of the two day Hindustan Times Leadership Summit (HTLS) began today in New Delhi with Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering the inaugural address. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and Netflix''s founder and CEO Reed Hastings will among the other key speakers during the event. Swimming champion Michael Phelps, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, actors Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones, among others, will also speak their minds during the summit.The theme for this year s summit is Conversations for a Better Tomorrow .
Michael Vick said, "I killed all of them. I lost f cking millions all over some f cking dogs." Kathy Strouse, a lead investigator into the dog fighting ring run by Michael Vick, quoted the former NFL quarterback saying: "Yeah, fine. I killed the dogs. I hung them. I slammed them. I killed all of them. I lost fucking millions over some fucking dogs."
The research, which was published in Scientific Reports, tasked over 150 participants from Europe and Morocco with recognizing dog emotions. The volunteers were recruited in groups, with both adults and children between the ages of five and six. The participants included non Muslim Europeans as well as practicing Muslims both in Europe and in Morocco.
The right wing conspiracy theorist told Fox News viewers Wednesday that he grew up listening to the self proclaimed King of All Media" and doesn t understand why he, too, isn t a die hard Donald Trump supporter.Hannity s heartbreak was triggered by an interview Stern did with Hillary Clinton earlier that day, where the pair discussed a wide range of topics, including politics. Stern endorsed Clinton in the 2016 election.
Free Mason is classic Ross; the Florida native flaunts the opulent gangster narrative he created for himself while referencing conspiracy theories and comparing himself to JFK.As good as Ross is, it s Jay Z who stands out on the second verse. Dissecting the rumours that he s part of the Illuminati and in cahoots with the devil, Jay Z reminds listeners, Bitch, I said I was amazing Not that I m a Mason . Jay goes deep with bars that can be interpreted in multiple ways, showing his writing dexterity and cementing himself as one of the greats.
RELATED: Gabrielle Union Breaks Silence On America s Got Talent Firing ControversyNow, many people on social media showed support to Dwyane and his family for accepting their son for who he is. However, of course, there were a bunch of people who had something negative to say about the family photo. Former NFL running back Larry Johnson chimed in on Twitter and said he didn t see what the issue with Wades family photo was all about ... but seemingly suggested that he sacrificed his son for wealth The strange tweet read,
WASHINGTON : US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said she has instructed the House Judiciary Committee to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump over his effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival."The facts are uncontested. The president abused his power for his own personal political benefit at the expense of our national security by withholding military aid and (a) crucial Oval Office meeting in exchange for an announcement of an investigation into his political rival," Pelosi said in a televised statement.
Climate related forced displacement places the lives, health, education and well being of children at risk. This child alert takes stock of the link between a changing climate, extreme weather events and the forced displacement of children and families in the Caribbean SIDS.
The data from the probe, published in the journal Nature, offers clues to long standing mysteries, including why the Sun''s atmosphere, known as the corona, is hundreds of times hotter than its surface, as well as the precise origins of the solar wind.Since its launch in August 2018, Parker Solar Probe has completed three of the 24 planned passes through never before explored parts of the Sun''s atmosphere, using cutting edge scientific instruments to measure the environment around the spacecraft.
Astronomers have spotted a 40 billion solar mass black hole in the Abell 85 cluster of galaxies. They found the behemoth using spectral observations with the Very Large Telescope (VLT.) There are only a few direct mass measurements for black holes, and at about 700 million light years from Earth, this is the most distant one.
According to sources, Pedretti captured the photo from the Italian Island of Sadina. The picture was taken back in June. While displaying the picture on its website, NASA provided some explanation to go along with the picture. NASA explains that in the picture it may appear that it is the Galaxy that is producing the electricity but that is simply an optical illusion and it is the Earth that is producing the lightning.The rocks and shrubs that can be seen in the foreground of the picture are from near the famous Capo Spartivento Lighthouse. The camera is pointed south towards Algeria. The lightning that can be seen in the picture was created by a thunderstorm in the distance.
Scientists set out to find planets around other stars in a quest for a second Earth a planet with the potential to host life. Since the first exoplanet discovery in the 1990s, scientists have found a plethora of worlds around different stars in the Milky Way, the galaxy that hosts the solar system. According to the NASA Exoplanets website, over 4,000 exoplanets have been discovered to date.
Account Log in Home Latest Topics Magazine Newsletter Gift Subscribe Account Log in Home Latest Topics Magazine Newsletter Subscribe Subscription Biology Geoscience Mathematics Palaeontology Physics Space Technology More Digital Issues Buy a back issue Renew my subscription Give a Gift Manage my subscription News Space 06 December 2019 2 minute read Share Toggle Dropdown Email to Kindle Save to Pocket Email link Print article Facebook Twitter Reddit Copy link Email link Print article New clues to the Milky Way s age Star quake vibrations suggest thick disc is 10 billion years old. Share Tweet Infrared cameras reveal the stars of the crowded galactic centre region of the Milky Way.The Milky Way s thick disc is about 10 billion years old, according to an international team of scientists.
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ALSO READ ICC pays unique tribute to Kiwi great Brendon McCullum on his birthdayIn 2011, a 21 year old Williamson was touring Australia as a part of the New Zealand squad and was not able to make too much of his chances. Williamson only managed an average of 18 in the Test series and left Australian legend Ricky Ponting unimpressed. When Ponting #39;s ex KKR teammate and former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum prophecised privately that Williamson would go on to become one of the best players in the world, Ponting was not buying any of it. Ponting had noticed how Williamson was weak on his off stump and was overhitting the red ball during a Test series held in Australia that year.
MUMBAI : Raising concerns of higher inflation in the near term, Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday observed that recent announcements by the telecom operators to raise tariffs will add to the inflation rate in the country.In a surprise move, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 5.15%, citing high rate of inflation and a likely further increase in food inflation.
Cold weather can trigger or worsen a number of different health problems, including dry skin, flu, norovirus and even heart attacks. If you get there to pee more when it ''s cold outside, you 're not alone, as it ''s a genuine medical phenomena.Getting the urge to pee more when it ''s cold outside is a biological process called lsquo;cold diuresis '.
In the #MeToo era, a song about a man pressuring a woman to stay with him isn;t seen as so cheery by some. On The Voice on Tuesday night, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson performed their new cover of the song, in which he sings about being supportive of whatever decision she makes, with lines like ;It;s your body and your choice; and ;I want you to stay, it;s not up to me.;And yet, the new version has also become controversial, among people who thought the song didn ''t need editing. Sharon Osbourne said it ''s "not right " to change "an innocent lyric, " which she argued is akin to trying to covering up nudes in classic works of art.