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Saturn's number of known moons increases by over 60 after new discoveries as it surpasses Jupiter, bringing its total count to 145 recognized moons. Meanwhile, Jupiter lags behind with only 92 known moons.
After five days of fighting, Israel and Gaza militants agree to Shaky ceasefire. The ceasefire was mediated by Egypt, and both sides were urged to adhere to the agreement.
The "Kelly Clarkson Show" is facing criticism for allegedly cultivating a "toxic" workplace atmosphere that has led to reports of staff members feeling "overworked, underpaid, and traumatized." According to the employees, Kelly Clarkson Show is a toxic workplace. The employees said that producers frequently "bullied and intimidated" them, which had an adverse effect on their mental health.
New DNA map of humans captures richness of diversity in life as several past discoveries come into play. Twenty years ago, an international team of scientists accomplished a remarkable feat by mapping nearly the entire human genome, revealing the genetic code of human life.
If you’re a U.S. resident and your state hasn’t legalized online casinos yet, don’t hold your breath - market leaders confirmed that there are no new bills on the table and no jurisdiction to vote on regarding online gambling.
Recent reports indicate that Biden administration facilitating illegal immigration in-flows with Mexico and large crowds of immigrants are forming on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande, waiting to cross over to Brownsville.
The 61-year-old actress is getting a lot of attention on the internet this week because Meg Ryan made a public appearance. This is a tired and sad trend in Hollywood when it comes to women over 50.
Startup Vast and SpaceX collaborate to launch the first commercial space station into orbit. Vast, a new entrant in the field of privatized spaceflight and a California-based startup announced plans to transport passengers to and from the proposed space station, although the cost of such trips remains unknown.
On May 9, 2023, President Donald J. Trump found liable for sexual assault in E. Jean Carroll case for defamation and intentionally inflicted emotional distress upon E. Jean Carroll, a writer and former advice columnist who accused him of sexual assault.
The "ghost with the most" is finally getting his next big moment, putting to rest what may have been one of the most talked-about movie ideas ever. The long-awaited sequel to Tim Burton's 1988 classic "Beetlejuice," "Beetlejuice 2," will come out in September 2024.
Double solar flare erupts, triggers blackouts over North America. The storm was triggered by a double solar flare that erupted from the Sun a few days earlier.
Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses the west of waging a 'real war' on Russia through economic sanctions and attempts to isolate the country on the world stage on WWII commemoration event in Moscow on Monday.
Researchers discover a reason for accelerated ice melting in Greenland as the University of California, Irvine and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory conduct a study of the Petermann Glacier in northwest Greenland, revealing a new way in which the ice and ocean interact.
Even though there were a few last-minute problems, 2023 MTV Movie & TV Awards 9% rise in viewers. Just one day after Drew Barrymore quit as host of the awards show to support striking writers, MTV switched from a live event to a pre-recorded show for its yearly awards.
The Ukrainian military has recently reported the recent wave of Russian attacks on Kyiv, with the situation being described as the worst in a year. The attacks have caused damage to civilian areas and led to the loss of life.
Air raid sirens have blasted throughout Ukraine after Russia launches biggest ever Kamikaze drone attack on Ukraine. Explosions were reported overnight in Kyiv, the capital, where the mayor claimed the "biggest" kamikaze drone strike so far had wounded five people.
The day after their golden coronation, which was watched by millions of people, King Charles III and Queen Camilla went to Windsor Castle to watch a show with Lionel Richie, Katy Perry close King Charles III coronation.
NASA launches two satellites to study tropical storms as Rocket Lab successfully launched two cubesats on Sunday as part of the Time-Resolved Observations of Precipitation Structure and Storm Intensity with a Constellation of Smallsats (TROPICS) mission. The cubesats, each the size of a toaster, will provide hourly updates on typhoon and hurricane development to improve forecasting and gain insights into how tropical storms evolve and intensify.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 post-credit scenes are touching farewells to Marvel's most popular character team. At the end of the movie, each member of the team decides to go in a different direction. For his big "Guardians of the Galaxy" finale, director James Gunn stuck the landing, gave Marvel fans a happy finish, and set up where some of his cosmic misfits will go next.
First observation of a giant star destroying a planet made possible by NEOWISE as astronomers using the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) at the California Institute of Technology’s (Caltech) and NASA’s Near-Earth Object Wide Field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) have observed an aging star destroying a planet within its own star system.
On May 6, 2023, the Duchess of Cornwall, King Charles III and Camilla coronation ceremony took place at Westminster Abbey.
A jury decided on Thursday that pop star Ed Sheeran did not copy "Let's Get It On" when he wrote "Thinking Out Loud." Sheeran sat at the defense table between his lawyers in a suit and tie. When the decision was read, he hugged his lawyers. The jury in Ed Sheeran trial goes into deliberation for some time.
Astronomers have observed a rare event where a star consumed a nearby planet in our own galaxy, located around 12,000 light-years away near the constellation Aquila. The star experienced a sudden outburst, becoming more than 100 times brighter in just 10 days before fading away, followed by a colder, longer-lasting signal.
Belarusian activist Roman Protasevich sentenced to eight years in jail, who was arrested last year after his Ryanair flight was diverted to Minsk, has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
"We shouldn't underestimate this storm," Pierluisi says as Hurricane Fiona hits Puerto Rico. At a briefing on Saturday, Gov. Pedro Pierluisi warned his country. Pierluisi of Puerto Rico said on Facebook Sunday afternoon that more than 1.5 million people will experience power outages as a Category 1 storm with sustained winds of 85 mph and heavy rains approaches the island.
This morning, September 18, typhoon Nanmadol made landfall, bringing with it gusts of 112 mph (180 km/h) and heavy rainfall that could exceed 20 inches in some places. Super typhoon Nanmadol forces four million people to evacuate in Japan. On the southernmost tip of the island of Kyushu, one of the four islands that make up the bulk of Japan, close to the city of Kagoshima, it first made landfall.
TAIPEI, Taiwan - A strong earthquake strikes southeastern Taiwan on Sunday, September 18, as per the island's weather bureau. The quake caused train carriages to derail, caused a convenience store to collapse, and caused hundreds of people to become stranded on mountain roads. As per the weather bureau, the epicenter was located in Taitung county. This quake came after a 6.4 magnitude tremor that occurred on Saturday evening in the same region, however, it did not result in any fatalities.