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Cheerios Acts to Rescue Bees-and Declining Sales

In a partnership with Vesey's Seeds, the cereal giant is sending seeds to anyone who signs up on the website as part of the #BringBacktheBees campaign. Bees are important pollinators and their populations have been in decline for years for a number of reasons, including increased use of pesticides and the loss of places to pollinate.

Looming snowstorm postpones Trump-Merkel meeting to Friday

Trump is also expected to raise Merkel's stance on refugees, which he harshly criticized on the campaign trail. NATO's 28-member countries committed in 2014 to spending 2 percent of their gross domestic product on defense within a decade but only the US and four other members of the post-World War II military coalition are in compliance.

Students respond to South Korean President's impeachment

South Korea president Park Geun-hye was impeached this week. Ms Choi is also in detention, after being accused of using her close ties with Ms Park to force firms to "donate" nearly $70m to her non-profit organisations, which she allegedly used for personal gain.

Patriots Add Depth to DE With Trade for Carolina's Kony Ealy

The 25-year-old just hasn't gone wire to wire yet. In 2015, he recorded five sacks but was unblockable in the Super Bowl loss to the Broncos. The Patriots needed to bolster the edge this offseason with Chris Long and Jabaal Sheard potentially departing in free agency, so making the trade for Ealy made sense.

Google Cloud Platform Flexes Muscle

Aside from security, having a Google Cloud region in Canada also means faster speeds when it comes to running the analytics, machine learning and accessing the data because of the server's closer proximity to clients, said Gossage. The new region now lets customers such as large corporations move large amounts of information to online storage without having to leave Canadian borders like in the past with Google Cloud.

Exit polls show its advantage BJP in assembly elections 2017

Not only do they call Uttar Pradesh, the most important prize in this round of state polls, in favour of the BJP, the exit polls also project the BJP as the victor in Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur . The SP-Congress alliance is projected to win between 88-112 and BSP ending up with a poor third with a prediction of 28-42 seats. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action.

RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy

General Wireless , a joint venture of hedge fund Standard General and Sprint , acquired the chain in 2015. The Fort Worth, Tex. -based company previously filed for bankruptcy in 2015. It had about 4,000 stores, and emerged from bankruptcy with about 1,700 stores. In a statement , RadioShack said it would explore all available strategic alternatives to maximize value for creditors, including keeping stores open on an ongoing basis.

Debate on EU's future path to dominate upcoming summit

The leaders from 27 European Union member sates will meet again on Friday to prepare for the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, as British Prime Minister Theresa May , who is expected to trigger Article 50 to start Brexit talks later this month, will not attend.

Myanmar leaders urge rebels to abandon armed attacks

Another estimated 20,000 people remain internally displaced in Rakhine state in the west because of inter-communal and military conflicts with Rohingya Muslims that the United Nations has said constitutes the "likely commission of crimes against humanity".

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' Will Have Action Based Battles

Nomura also addressed the screenshot where people saw Cloud going to cover. " Final Fantasy 7 Remake" director Tetsuya Nomura has recently spoken at the MAGIC 2017 event in Monaco and has disclosed that the highly anticipated rebooted game will not be entirely the same with the original.

Denver Broncos coach likes the 2 QBs he has

Lynch, the Broncos' first-round draft pick last year, may be back to sitting again in year two. Neither Elway nor Joseph was anxious about Siemian's long-term prospects in the wake of the injury. "I would say it's going to come", vice president Stephen Jones said. "I wanted to play better previous year, you know with Russell [Okung] coming in and [Donald] Stephenson coming in I thought that we might have played a bit better on the offensive line than we did".

DOL proposes 60-day delay to fiduciary rule

While the determination ostensibly makes it more burdensome for the Trump administration to unravel the initial fiduciary rulemaking, there is some disagreement as to what this will actually mean in practice. Of course this is presumed based on Trump's anti-regulatory agenda, but the actual process of gutting the fiduciary rule has proved massively complex already.

Kelechi Iheanacho Striker scores as he makes Manchester City return

City will play six games in the next 19 days and without Guardiola unable to select captain Vincent Kompany - as well as long-term absentees Ilkay Gundogan and Gabriel Jesus - for the FA Cup fifth round replay with Huddersfield he is considering rotating his squad for the demanding fixture schedule.

Mt Etna erupts in fiery show of lava

Fortunately, the tremor sampling did not result in anything significant. Mount Etna is one of the world's most active volcanoes, according to the US Geological Survey. Air traffic at the airport in the nearby city of Catania has not been impeded, the spokesman said. The port stayed open during and following the eruption, although officials made sure to follow along with the patterns of ash clouds, according to the Times of Malta .

Senate confirms Ryan Zinke for Department of the Interior

Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia did not vote. Ryan Zinke testifies before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington , D.C., on January 17, 2017. The National Ocean Industries Association said Zinke "brings the promise of dawn after eight years of darkness for the offshore energy industry". Zinke also highlighted the need to give rangers and field managers the flexibility to address issues and reduce bureaucracy and he ...

The very first Apple Watch Series 3 details may have just leaked

According to 9 to 5 Mac , the Apple Watch Series 3 will be switching to a glass-film touch display instead of the glass on glass display that is being used today. The same source has cited TPK Holding, which happens to be the current supplier of touch panels for the current line of Apple Watch. Nonetheless, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stated previous year that the Apple Watch 3 could come with an LTE chip for cellular connectivity.

Instagram Users Can Now Upload Up to 10 Photos/Videos at Once

The feature allows users to choose the order of photos or videos uploaded and apply filters to individual photos or every photo at once. But now, users can create photo albums in a single post. Starting today, Instagram users can upload up to 10 images in just one single post. For many Instagram users with large followings, finding the ideal photograph to share can feel like feeding an insatiable beast.

Verizon 5G service to be tested in 11 markets later this year

Samsung and Verizon 5G customer trials will begin in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Texas and Washington, D.C., with a fifth location in MI starting trials later in Q2 2017. At the Consumer Electronics Show in January, AT&T announced it would begin testing fixed residential 5G in Austin, Texas, during the first half of 2017.

Kazakh team is 4th in VII Asian Winter Games medal standings

South Korea has been dominant in short track speed skating since it was introduced at the Albertville Olympics in 1992 but managed only two gold medals at the Sochi Games in 2014. Lee Sang-ho of South Korea won the men's event with a time of 1 minute, 35.76 seconds to edge compatriot Choi Bo-gun by just 0.68 seconds. Cross-country skier Man Dandan grabbed China's first gold medal at the Games.

Leaked Samsung App Shows How The Galaxy S8 Will Look Like

The company is creating modified versions of the extinct flagship device with batteries of either 3,000 mAh or 3,200 mAh to replace the defective 3,500 mAh units, according to South Korean business publication Kankyung . The keyboard dock might be sold separately but if the S Pen is available with the tablet itself, then it will grant you features that were originally exclusive to the Galaxy Note series of smartphones.