• The U.S. Refuses To Stop Invading Canadian Waters
The U.S. Refuses To Stop Invading Canadian Waters

Fishermen are enraged by the incidents and the Canadian government has said it's investigating . None of those interventions resulted in any immigration arrests, she said, adding that the patrol also participated in two sea rescues. Machias Seal Island is located off Cutler, Maine, about 200 miles (320 kilometres) up the coast from Portland. Th...

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  • Ford to officially wind down green programs funded through cap-and
Ford to officially wind down green programs funded through cap-and

Earlier this year, the US state of California and two Canadian provinces - Ontario and Quebec - kicked off a cross-border auction of greenhouse gas emission credits to buy and sell in the cap and trade market in an effort to fight global warming.

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  • Lions eat 'rhino poachers' on South African game reserve
Lions eat 'rhino poachers' on South African game reserve

Staff members heard a commotion coming from the area where lions are kept and, suspecting that the lions' activity had disturbed the dog, did not immediately investigate further. Fox said all six of the lions had to be tranquilized before the poachers' remains could be recovered. Poachers have broken into the popular 30-square-mile reserve in the...

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  • NASA using a fighter jet to test quiet sonic booms
NASA using a fighter jet to test quiet sonic booms

But this supersonic dive is whatever but ordinary. A sonic boom is the loud thunder-like sound that happens because of shock waves that are created when an object travelling through the atmosphere travels faster than the speed of sound. NASA called it "sonic thumps ", which should sound more like a vehicle door slamming. The device will likely b...

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  • Air pollution contributes to diabetes
Air pollution contributes to diabetes

Recently, Chinese doctors made a decision to evaluate both the prevalence of diabetes affects the life expectancy of the Chinese, and came to the conclusion that the acquisition of this disease shortens a typical life span of nine years, and their American colleagues found that diabetes is associated with approximately 12% of deaths in the United S...

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  • Kennedy's retirement 'will drastically change the energy' of Supreme Court: Clerk
Kennedy's retirement 'will drastically change the energy' of Supreme Court: Clerk

A onetime supporter of abortion rights, Trump attracted support from social conservatives during the presidential campaign in large part because of his strong opposition to abortion. Undoing or at least putting more limits on that ruling has been a dream of conservative activists and contributed to conservative Christian support for Trump that he...

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  • The Century's Longest Lunar Eclipse Will Shroud the Moon This Month
The Century's Longest Lunar Eclipse Will Shroud the Moon This Month

A solar eclipse or Surya Grahan which is on July 13, 2018, comes nearly after 5 months after a partial solar eclipse was visible earlier in February. Solar eclipses are typically only seen by a small selection of the earth's population because the shadow cast by the moon is comparatively smaller than that cast by the earth.

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  • Extreme heat to stick around GTA for most of the week
Extreme heat to stick around GTA for most of the week

In Ottawa, organizers are watching the weather to decide if the annual Canada Day show will take place on Sunday, Canada Day, July 1st. Daytime temperatures will again be near 30 degrees, with humidex values in the mid 30s. Overnight temperatures have hovered around the mid-20s during this heat wave but Phillips said that will change this weekend...

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  • EPA's Pruitt takes heat in restaurant over environment policies
EPA's Pruitt takes heat in restaurant over environment policies

Mink told The Post Pruitt did not say anything during the encounter and left right after she approached him. In the video Mink can be heard telling Pruitt "my son loves animals, breathing clean air and drinking clean water". "So I would urge you to resign before your scandals push you out ". Mrs. Mink said she didn't plan the confrontation, ...

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  • World's first images of a newborn planet reveal birth of alien world
World's first images of a newborn planet reveal birth of alien world

PDS 70 is a youngster itself, a 4.5-million-year-old T Tauri star surrounded by a circumstellar disc of gas and dust about 130 astronomical units across, or about 19 billion kilometres (12 billion miles). 'The problem is that until now, most of these planet candidates could just have been features in the disc'. Researchers were able to determ...

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  • Pro-Choice Advocates Are Sending Coat Hangers to Senator Susan Collins
Pro-Choice Advocates Are Sending Coat Hangers to Senator Susan Collins

Senators Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska have voiced support for the legality of abortion , with Collins saying that she would find any nominee who opposes the Roe v. He has the backing of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican. Trump already got one of his nominees, Justice Neil M. Gorsuch, appointed to the S...

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  • Political cartoons: Justice Kennedy retires, Capital Gazette shooting
Political cartoons: Justice Kennedy retires, Capital Gazette shooting

Joe Donnelly of IN, were the only Democrats to vote for Trump's first Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. Still, it is clear from statements, news conferences, interviews and in speeches on the Senate floor, McConnell consistently and specifically said that "the presidential election process" - and not "a lame-duck president" - should decide t...

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  • This is what a newborn planet looks like
This is what a newborn planet looks like

The picture took more that four years to make, involved more than 125 scientists, and was published in two studies in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics on Monday. Miriam Kepler of the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Germany said hints of baby planets have been detected before, but astronomers were not sure whether those observat...

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  • Trump says he is considering two women for Supreme Court
Trump says he is considering two women for Supreme Court

Democrats have begun to mobilize their supporters around the abortion issue while Republicans have begun to to downplay the significance of replacing Kennedy. In his Air Force One conversation with reporters, during the quick afternoon flight to New Jersey from Washington, Trump singled out one potential candidate for the court, Sen.

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  • First confirmed image of a newborn planet revealed
First confirmed image of a newborn planet revealed

The black circle in the centre of the image is a filter to block the light from the star, enabling other features of the system to be seen. Operated by the European Southern Observatory (ESO), the telescope has one of the most sophisticated planet-hunting instruments in existence, known as SPHERE.

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  • Trump plans to announce Supreme Court pick July 9
Trump plans to announce Supreme Court pick July 9

In addition to talking about the Supreme Court , Mr. Trump also told reporters that he planned to discuss a variety of topics - including Syria, Ukraine and elections - with President Vladimir V. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch, his choice for Supreme Court associate justice in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tues...

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  • Excessive heat warning continues today | Weather
Excessive heat warning continues today | Weather

Sunday was the hottest day of the year so far and the high temperatures are expected to stick around through at least the 4th of July, forecasters said . Heat stroke is an emergency - call 911. Also, vehicle interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes. High: Low-mid 90s. Mid 80s shore.

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  • Robot with artificial intelligence about to invade space
Robot with artificial intelligence about to invade space

He is described by his makers as the astronauts' flight attendant and assistance system and is heading to the ISS for tests into the development of cooperation between humans and intelligent machines. At 5:42 a.m. EDT Friday, June 29, 2018, SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft lifts off on a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canav...

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  • Kennedy to retire, Trump to nominate new justice
Kennedy to retire, Trump to nominate new justice

Dick Durbin of IL said in a statement: "Senator McConnell set the new standard by giving the American people their say in the upcoming election before Court vacancies are filled". Schumer said the court vacancy is "the most important Supreme Court vacancy for this country in at least a generation". Trump has continued to target courts and judge...

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  • President Trump Plans To Announce Supreme Court Pick On July 9
President Trump Plans To Announce Supreme Court Pick On July 9

Kennedy on July 9. Trump vowed to appoint anti-abortion judges who would overturn Roe v. Wade while campaigning , and his list of nominees was assembled with the help of anti-abortion, conservative legal organization the Federalist Society .

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