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U.S. Cheese Producers Caught In Crossfire Of Trade War

American cheese producers that rely heavily on exports are already feeling the impact of tariffs on their products, forcing them to reconsider their …

Trump Eyes Even Higher Tariffs as China Trade War Escalates

President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on every single Chinese import into America as the world’s two largest economies exchanged the …

House farm bill passes with controversial food stamp changes

The House passed its farm bill Thursday by a vote of 213-211 after weeks of uncertainty over whether leadership would be able to secure enough support within the fractious GOP Conference to pass a measure that is critical to farm country.<p>Republican leadership succeeded in rebounding from last …

California mega-earthquake fear: Is the San Andreas fault at risk of the 'Big One'?

New research suggests that a newly discovered 'structure' in the San Andreas fault line could result in a massive earthquake, often referred to as the "big one."<p>The geological study, written up in the journal Lithosphere, details that there is a 15- to 20-mile-long stretch of the San Andreas fault …

Atlantis Discovered in the Bermuda Triangle: The Sunken City Features Giant Pyramids and Sphinxes

I. The report<p>Two scientists, Paul Weinzweig and Pauline Zalitzki, working off the coast of Cuba and using a robot submersible, have confirmed that a …

The Steam Summer Sale is live

Money was nice while it lasted<p>Ah, the Steam Summer Sale: a week to remind you that you never really had any intentions of going outside, even when it was nice out. If you’re irresponsible with money — lookin’ at you, kid — then you may want to hide your credit card. But if you’ve been patiently …

The Mysterious ‘Jumping Gene’ That Appears 500,000 Times in Human DNA

Its segments make up 17 percent of our genome, but scientists are only just starting to understand what it does.<p>For years, Miguel Ramalho-Santos tried to convince researchers in his lab to study a segment of DNA he personally thought was quite extraordinary: LINE1. It’s repeated half a million …

High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

WASHINGTON (AP) — States will be able to force more people to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme Court decision Thursday that will leave shoppers with lighter wallets but is a big financial win for states.<p>Consumers can expect to see sales tax charged on more online …

It Looks Like Amazon Accidentally Leaked When Prime Day 2018 Is

Amazon Prime Day, the online retailer’s big summer sale, will start on July 16, according to a banner that appeared briefly on the Amazon UK …

Exclusive: Neanderthal ‘minibrains’ grown in dish

Until now, researchers wanting to understand the Neanderthal brain and how it differed from our own had to study a void. The best insights into the …

Pegmatite: An Intrusive Igneous Rock

Pegmatite is an intrusive igneous rock made up of large interlocking crystals. The word "pegmatite" comes from the Greek word <i>pegnymi</i>, which means "to …

Dinosaurs Thrived After a Mass Extinction Killed Off the Competition

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Jennifer Viegas<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2018<p>Title<p>Dinosaurs Thrived After a Mass Extinction Killed Off the …

The Plague Is Back — And It's in Idaho

Guard the potatoes!<p>Yes, you read that correctly: A case of the plague has surfaced right here in the United States. And if you’re anywhere near …

Engineering Implantable, Laboratory-Grown Organs To Cure Disease

Though medical science may still be years away from growing a heart outside of the human body, the scientists at Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) are getting closer every day to reproducing and perfecting many of the tissues, blood vessels and other organs of the human …

Coffee Mousse (With Chocolate Sprinkles and Caramel Sauce)

Coffee mousse is an ideal dessert for all coffee lovers out there! A delicious coffee dessert with a nice splash of caramel sauce and chocolate makes …

Archaeologists Have Discovered The 2,000-Year-Old Lost Illyrian City Of Bassania

Bassania was written about by Livy and was most likely destroyed by Octavian Augustus around the 1st century AD.<p>Archaeologists recently made the …

E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077's Character Customization, Class Progression Detailed

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt Red has provided more details on the character people will take control of in its upcoming open-world RPG, as well as how the character can be customized. Speaking during GameSpot's E3 2018 live show, associate design director Kyle Rowley revealed the main …

Deliveroo will expand its network with restaurants’ own riders

Establishments will be able to tap into Deliveroo's fleet even if they already have their own riders.<p>Deliveroo has taken leaf out of Just Eat's book and will allow partner restaurants to use their own riders. That means it can now team up with establishments that have their own fleet. The British …

Spyro Reignited Trilogy's First Gameplay Revealed, And It Looks Gorgeous

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy was one of the most hotly anticipated games of the year before it was even announced. Now, we've finally gotten our first look at some extended gameplay of the PS4 and Xbox One title.<p>The video, which you can watch above, showcases three levels from the upcoming remaster. …

The oldest dinosaur has been discovered in Mexico

A new species of dinosaur has been discovered in Mexico by palaeontologists at the acclaimed Desert Museum.<p>The creature lived 85 million years ago, making it the oldest dinosaur to have inhabited the region.<p>The Acantholipan gonzalezi was found in the Ocampo region of Coahuila and is native to the …

Mexico

See Dumbo soar in new trailer for Tim Burton's live-action Disney film

Dumbo is back and flying high in the first trailer for Tim Burton’s live-action re-imagining of Disney’s 1941 animated movie, in a tale of family, …

Amazon Is Still Sorting Out Its Grocery Strategy

When Amazon.com Inc. announced a year ago this week that it was buying the Whole Foods supermarket chain, investors braced for an industry shake-up. Stock prices of companies even remotely connected to groceries tumbled. Experts imagined supermarket price wars and stores transformed by Amazon …

Psychedelic Drugs May Help the Brain Repair Itself, Study Finds

In recent years, psychedelic party drugs such as LSD and MDMA have been studied by scientists for their potential ability to treat mental health …

Seattle council votes to repeal tax to help homeless amid opposition from Amazon, other businesses

The Seattle City Council on Tuesday voted to repeal a tax hike on large employers that it instituted less than a month ago, backing down from a plan fiercely opposed by Amazon.com and much of the city's business community.<p>With Amazon and Starbucks funding a ballot challenge to repeal the tax, the …

City Politics

Samsung must pay Apple $539 million for violating iPhone patents

A jury has decided that Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages, following four days of deliberation — and years of ongoing legal battles.<p>The verdict is almost exactly in the middle of the $1 billion in damages Apple was requesting, and the $28 million Samsung’s lawyers felt the South Korean …

Patents

After you die, some things in your body keep on ticking, this video reveals

When you’re dead, you’re dead—right? No pulse, no brain activity, no signs of life. But at the cellular level, things can still be ticking right …

Ubisoft Reveals Its E3 2018 Games Lineup (Except The Rumored Ones And Surprises)

Ubisoft has announced some of the games it will have to show at E3 2018 next month. In a news release, Ubisoft said it will have "new info and content to share" on the games like The Division 2, Beyond Good & Evil 2, For Honor, Skull & Bones, Starlink: Battle for Atlas, and Transference. Notably …

Ubisoft

Facebook and Google hit with $8.8 billion in lawsuits on day one of GDPR

On the first day of GDPR enforcement, Facebook and Google have been hit with a raft of lawsuits accusing the companies of coercing users into sharing personal data. The lawsuits, which seek to fine Facebook 3.9 billion and Google 3.7 billion euro (roughly $8.8 billion in dollars), were filed by …

APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press Thursday. Two people were injured.<p>Data from the Model S electric vehicle show it …

Salt Lake City

Get Two Free PC Games On Steam This Weekend

Here's good news for anyone looking to save money: two PC games have gone free this weekend on Steam. This isn't one of those "free play weekend" deals where you lose access after the weekend is over, either. If you download Guns of Icarus Alliance and Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition …