Death toll in terrorist attack in Kabul rises to 20 people
The deadly attack comes a week after 41 people were killed and 84 others injured in an IS attack that targeted Shiites in Kabul. President Ashraf Ghani late on January 4 called the attack "inhumane" and against the tenets of Islam.
SpaceX tweeted that weather conditions are now 80 per cent favourable for Monday, and that it's completed yet more pre-launch testing, so all looks as good to go on paper as firing a giant canister of rocket fuel and secret technology into the sky can be. This is SpaceX's third classified mission, and arguably its most secretive flight for the U.S. military.
The Falcon 9 rocket will carry Zuma, a USA government spacecraft, into low-Earth orbit.
The launch is SpaceX's first in what is expected to be a busy year.
The webcast of the launch did not follow the second stage carrying the payload after it separated from the first stage. The Zuma landing marks SpaceX's 21st successful landing.
Success on Sunday will clear the way for SpaceX's next launch from Florida, the much anticipated test flight of the Falcon Heavy booster. SpaceX landed the rocket's first stage for reuse in a future launch, a key step in its goal to drive down the cost of access to space.
SpaceX just sent a secret government mission to space.
Apple Buys An App Development Service
Apple's efforts to make it easier for app developers continues with their recent purchase of Buddybuild, an app tools startup. Notably, shares of Apple have gained 48.5% in the past one year slightly outperforming the industry's 45.5% rally.
Yadav was driving the silver Swift DZire on a highway leading to Karnal, Haryana, and crashed around 4am, police said. Police have registered a case and ordered investigations to ascertain the actual reason behind the accident.
Despite recently breaking the Saints' franchise record for receptions in a season, Thomas flies under the radar. Payton, who is 6-4 in the playoffs as Saints coach, is trying to maintain a fresh approach as well.
The Powerball and Mega Millions numbers have begun to soar, just a year after the Powerball topped $1 billion. At the end of October of past year , the lottery upped the minimum payout from $15 million to $40 million.
Meryl Streep posed alongside Ai-jen Poo, an American activist and director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance . From #MeToo creator Tarana Burke to activist Monica Ramirez, check out who the stars brought along to the show.
The commission's vice chairman, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach , said the work done by DHS is likely to be less public. District Jude Colleen Kollar-Kotelly wrote in her ruling last month, the Los Angeles Times reported at the time.
I knew before the game that the last 20 minutes would be hard for us because we had a big disadvantage with the schedule. Wenger was hit with an FA charge for his conduct towards referee Mike Dean after the Chambers penalty incident.
Since ground temperatures have been at or below freezing since Christmas, it looks like Monday morning will be messy. Cloudy skies, light-to-moderate breezes, and steady temperatures in the low 20s are projected for Sunday night .
Moore has denied the women's charges and refused to concede to Jones even after the election results were certified by the state. Senate candidate Roy Moore touched her sexually filed a defamation lawsuit against him Thursday, according to multiple reports.
Public Health Agency of Canada is urging five eastern provinces to use caution when eating romaine lettuce. Seventeen illnesses have been reported in 13 states, including one case in Pennsylvania, the CDC said.
That would be a step in the right direction. "Next thing you know, (James) is running down the sidelines", Gruden said. Big surprise: Teams with good quarterbacks make playoff runs; teams without good quarterbacks don't make the playoffs.
The Washington Examiner reported it was the second time in weeks that Pai had to deal with personal security issues. The Federal Communications Commission chairman was to debate his decision to overturn net neutrality rules .
President Trump Announces Delay of Fake News Awards
Last November Donald Trump in a tweet talked about a competition called "Fake News Trophy" among the news channels. It's an obvious stunt, a finger in the media's collective eye, and the president's fans will love it.
Egypt's Salah voted African Player of the Year
This is the first year the organisers have also allowed captains to vote for the continent's best player. Egypt was voted the team of the year, with manager Hector Cuper winning Africa's coach of the year.
Raiders hire Jon Gruden
Gruden was traded to the Buccaneers and won the Super Bowl in his first season, beating the Raiders in Super Bowl XXXVII. The 54-year-old spent seven seasons as the Bucs coach, but was sacked following the 2008 campaign after a 9-7 term.