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Canadian government to buy pipeline project from Kinder Morgan for $4.5bn

Finance Minister Bill Morneau made the announcement at a news conference with Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr, days before a drop-dead date set by Kinder Mo...


Wolf-like animal a mystery to Montana wildlife officials

In a news release, the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks (FWP) said it was a "young, non-lactating female and a canid, a member of the dog famil...


Flash flooding likely as Alberto brings heavy afternoon rain

Forecasters anxious that as Subtropical Storm Alberto spun north through the Gulf of Mexico this weekend, it would fling moisture from the south toward Tampa ...


US Gulf Coast braces for Alberto battering

The storm had top sustained winds of 80 km/h. Forecasters said Alberto has most recently taken a north-northwest track that would bring it over the northern G...


Storm Alberto gains strength as it approaches Gulf Coast, triggering some evacuations

Tropical storm watches remain in effect for all coastal Big Bend counties and all of Franklin and Liberty county. According to WRAL meteorologist Mike Moss,...


The 2018 hurricane season expected to be near or above-normal

There's also a chance that a weak El Niño could develop late in the summer, which would weaken the very end of the hurricane season, but there's no guarantee ...


Moonwalking astronaut-artist Alan Bean dies at 86

Alan Bean stepped onto the lunar surface preceded by Pete Conrad, the mission commander of their Apollo 12 flight, in November 1969, four months after Neil Ar...


National Hurricane Center: Subtropical Storm Alberto forms in western Caribbean

Pre-season Subtropical Storm Alberto has formed in the northwestern Caribbean off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Six days before hurricane season even ...


Doug Ford says he'll release fully costed platform before the election

As for who would make the best premier, 33% said Andrea Horwath, 30% said Doug Ford and 15% said Kathleen Wynne. "He's not laying it out for people", she said...


SpaceX Launches Several Satellites On Falcon 9 Rocket From Vandenberg

The satellite valued at about $528 million would be launched on the latest version of the Falcon 9 rocket from Space Exploration Technologies Corp . Steven ...


Tropical update and Memorial Day forecast

The Memorial Day weekend in Texas, however, should be mostly hot and dry. The rain is expected to begin sometime late Saturday and remain steady into early ...


Hearing delayed in Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's NY court case

U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen arrives at his hotel in New York City, U.S., May 11, 2018. I don't know for sure, but I'm gonna gu...


Teen charged with first-degree murder in Maryland officer's death

Amendt said his wife also ran outside and tried to revive Caprio, who police say would have been on the force four years in July. "We are confident that the p...


Anti-Sterlite Protest: One Killed in Clashes With Police in Tamil Nadu

Heavy deployment of police personnel, rushed from Madurai and Virudhunagar, tried to bring the protests under control and had even carried out cane charge and f...


Sex Abuse Victim Claims Pope Said God Made Him Gay

Mary's motherhood is emphasized throughout the Gospels, from the Annunciation to the foot of the cross, he said , explaining that the fathers of the Church ...


Amazon's Global Smart Speaker Share Drops Following the Launch of HomePod

As expected, with the advantage of being the early mover, Amazon leads the market with 43.6% of all the shipments in Q1 2018. Google sold 2.4m Home device...


Solar-Powered iPhone X Case Will Cost $4500

Google recently laid out a plan that will see artificial intelligence (AI) manage battery life within their new Android phones and Apple has made it a prio...


Steam Link App Now Available On Android In Beta

Granted, my host PC was plugged into an Ethernet cable and the IGN offices have a very fast internet connection, but it was still impressively smooth. With it, ...


Elon Musk: Boring Company's LA "Loop" tunnel system will cost $1/ride

Musk and Davis vowed the public has nothing to fear from their excavation plans, which they say will differ from conventional tunnels by running deeper undergro...


HTC U12 Plus specs leaked in full along with new pictures

Other features like Edge Sense 2 with "new pressure-sensitive buttons and feedback experience" is expected. Camera wise we're talking about a dual lens syste...