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Time for USA to Raise Rates — Fed's George

Kansas City Fed President Esther George told FOX Business Network Peter Barnes that if her outlook for the economy unfolds as she expects, then she'll vote in September to raise rates. It also is anathema to the dozens of activists planning to protest outside of the lodge where the three-day conference begins later on Thursday. George has been a proponent for higher rates, voting several times in the previous year for an increase, including at this past July's meeting.


Researchers explore sunken ship rumored to have barrels of atomic waste

Researchers explore sunken ship rumored to have barrels of atomic waste

While moored at San Francisco's Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, Independence was the primary focus of the Navy's studies on decontamination until age and the possibility of its sinking led the Navy to tow the blast-damaged carrier to sea for scuttling on January 26, 1951.



Seal jumps onto boat to save his life

On the other hand, full grown orcas can weigh anywhere from 3,000 to 8,000 pounds, and I'm not sure that keeping three of those things from their meal was the best or smartest idea. The friendly boaters let the seal hang out while they got an up-close look at the pod of orcas. And the whales didn't want to give up. When one person jokes about shoving the seal off the boat to the whales, another interjects, "That guy deserves to live!" Templeman, who has been whale watching for 20 years, ...


Galaxy Note 7: Samsung faces supply challenge due to strong demand

Galaxy Note 7: Samsung faces supply challenge due to strong demand

In related news, a recently released video claimed that Galaxy Note 7 is more durable than its predecessors, but it's more prone to scratching. But unlike the usual Gear VR experience, the headsets in the stores will be hooked up to a special chair called Icarus, created to make the virtual rollercoaster ride much more believable, as you can probably tell from the image below.


Hello, STEREO-B! NASA Regains Contact with Long-Lost Sun Probe

Hello, STEREO-B! NASA Regains Contact with Long-Lost Sun Probe

Most recently, they attempted a monthly recovery operation using NASA's Deep Space Network (DSN ), which tracks and communicates with missions throughout space. NASA's STEREO project stands for Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory , and was first launched into orbit a decade ago. STEREO-B lost contact before it arrived at the far side of the sun and never came back online.


Demaryius Thomas Responds To Jab By Former Panther

Demaryius Thomas Responds To Jab By Former Panther

Most of what Norman has said about Beckham is irrelevant. It's a free-flowing kind of place. The Pro Bowl cornerback was asked to tone down the trash talking in Carolina. Sam Bradford sure has drawn a lot of ire this offseason. Norman wondered in ESPN magazine when Beckham was ever going to grow up. "Anything that doesn't really have to do with us or my teammates.