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October 31, 2018 9:50 AM Towering statue of India's independence leader unveiled

Indian policemen gather next to the Statue of Unity at Kevadiya colony in Gujarat state, India, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. The 182-meters (597 feet) bronze statue of Sardar Vallabbhai Patel, a key independence leader and the country's first home minister after British colonialists left in 1947, was inaugurated Wednesday by Indian prime minister Narendra 83

October 29, 2018 7:26 PM NASA’s Parker Solar Probe breaks record, becomes closest spacecraft to the Sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has clinched the record for closest approach to the Sun by a man-made object, the space agency confirmed Monday. Scientists calculated that the spacecraft surpassed the current record of 26.55 million miles from the Sun's surface at about 1:04 p.m. EDT Monday. The previous record was set in April 1976 by the Helios 2 spacecraft 125

October 28, 2018 2:00 PM Iranian Port Project Poses a Dilemma for U.S

Chabahar facility is the type of project Washington aims to curb, but doing so would hinder efforts to bolster India and Afghanistan A port being developed in the southern Iranian city of Chabahar underscores some of the dilemmas U.S. policy makers face in implementing sanctions against Tehran. Strategically located on the Gulf of Oman and named for an Iranian 53

October 24, 2018 10:25 PM Google Abandoning Plan for Berlin Campus to Develop Tech Startups

Some locals opposed project because of concerns about rising rents BERLIN—Google is abandoning a plan for a campus to help develop tech startups in the German capital amid a fierce backlash from some locals who said the move could contribute to fast-rising rents in the city. The Alphabet Inc. unit announced plans to expand in Berlin’s hip Kreuzberg neighbourhood 86

October 24, 2018 1:25 PM Tesla's Shanghai factory to produce two models for first phase project: filing

BEIJING (Reuters) - Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) Shanghai Gigafactory is planning to produce two models in its first phase project, a Shanghai government filing showed on Wednesday. The new factory, based in eastern China, aims to manufacture Model 3 and Model Y cars, with annual capacity of 250,000 vehicles, according to a filing by the environmental assessment 90

October 19, 2018 10:02 PM European and Asian Nations Join U.S.’s Economic Pushback Against China

Free-market countries align to counter Beijing’s state-backed capitalism, particularly its Belt-and-Road Initiative The U.S. campaign to counter China’s efforts to project its economic clout got a boost from European and Asian countries, which also want to capitalize on Washington’s fight with Beijing. The 28-member European Union, Norway, Switzerland 79

October 19, 2018 9:05 PM Hailey Baldwin Files for Husband Justin Bieber's Last Name

Hailey Baldwin is taking getting "wifed up" to a whole new level ... filing legal docs to possibly cash in on her hubby's famous last name. Baldwin submitted an application -- obtained by TMZ -- to register the trademark for the name Hailey Bieber. The application doesn't say much, but she's made one thing clear ... the trademark is meant to cover a possible 93

October 19, 2018 12:38 PM Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, world's largest airplane, completes key taxi test days after his death

Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, the world's biggest airplane, completed a crucial taxi test just days after the billionaire philanthropist's death. The Microsoft co-founder's humongous plane is scheduled to leap into flight soon — after a few more tests like the most recent one, where it reached 80 miles per hour on a runway in the Mojave Desert. Sadly, Allen 447

October 17, 2018 10:07 PM Buffalo Wild Wings releases pumpkin spice chicken wings, angers Twitter

“Some things should just never occur. Thought better of you,” @BBNontheFly tweeted at the chain. “I thought they were disgusting. My wife thought they were good. My wife does have questionable taste… she married me,” @Tater3154Hay said. @GoCardsAD portrayed his thoughts via a GIF of former “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson, who famously said, “Yeah, it’s a no from me dawg.” And @NickKilpatrick 90

October 17, 2018 4:50 AM China's Zhoushan city woos Exxon Mobil for a $7 billion ethylene plant

ZHOUSHAN, China (Reuters) - The Chinese city of Zhoushan is in talks with oil major Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) to build a $7 billion ethylene plant in the city south of Shanghai, it said in a statement released on Wednesday. The facility would have annual production capacity of 1.5 million to 1.8 million tonnes, the statement said, making it larger than the 1.2 million-tonnes-per-year 74