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Google, Fiat Chrysler to partner on self-driving minivans

The Star Online - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Google, Fiat Chrysler to partner on self-driving minivans. Zooming ahead: The Fiat Chrysler vehicles will more than double Google's testing fleet, which currently includes about 70 Lexus SUVs and small prototype cars designed by Google.
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Baby rescued unhurt four days after collapse of Huruma killer building

The Star, Kenya - ‎40 minutes ago‎
KNH officer says the child did not have physical injuries but was emaciated, dehydrated and traumatised. The hospital is waiting to identify her parents.
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Here's When Dishonored 2 Is Expected To Release

Cinema Blend - ‎3 hours ago‎
Bethesda is starting to lay the groundwork for their big showing at E3 this year in Los Angeles. To help build up the hype train for Dishonored 2, they've announced that the game will be launching on November 11 for the Xbox One, PS4 and PC.
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Facebook awards 10-year-old Instagram hacker $13000

Brisbane Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
In one of the more compelling bounty-hunting stories we've seen, Facebook has awarded a 10-year-old Finnish boy $US10,000 ($13,326) for hacking into Instagram, which the social media giant owns.

Namibia: A Conversation With Hage Geingob - ‎5 hours ago‎
It's a great honor to be here to again exchange views with friends and also people who advise governments in policy matters and so on.

Namibia: Cassinga Day in the Context of Harambee - ‎4 hours ago‎
TOMORROW is Cassinga Day. This is the day when Namibians remember one of the saddest episodes in this country's struggle for independence from the shackles of the apartheid system.

Namibia: Treason Trial Appeal to Go to Supreme Court - ‎4 hours ago‎
THE 30 men serving prison terms after they were found guilty in the marathon main Caprivi high treason trial will get an opportunity to challenge their convictions on appeal in the Supreme Court.
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Kenyan police disrupt ISIS plot involving biological terror attack with anthrax

New York Daily News - ‎5 hours ago‎
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenyan police have disrupted a cell of extremist medics linked to the Islamic State group suspected of plotting a biological attack on Kenya and recruiting university students to join the group in Libya and Syria, Kenya's police chief ...
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Benin Kingdom without Erediauwa

The Nation Newspaper - ‎4 hours ago‎
For almost a year, the rumours poured in intermittently, albeit, in hushed tones and coded banters that the uninitiated will hardly decipher.
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'How capacity deficiencies limit growth of Nigeria, others'

The Nation Newspaper - ‎4 hours ago‎
AFRICAN leaders, officials and experts began the Third Pan-African Capacity-Building Forum (CDF3) yesterday in Harare, Zimbabwe, with a warning that capacity deficiencies remain a binding constraint to achieving Africa's economic and social ...
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Trouble hits Edo Assembly as two claim Speaker's seat

The Nation Newspaper - ‎4 hours ago‎
A group, the Edo For Good Governance (EGG), yesterday alleged that the removal of the speaker and the deputy speaker of the Edo House of Assembly is a prelude to the impeachment of Deputy Governor Pius Odubu.
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SA media freedom - violations and victories

Times LIVE - ‎20 hours ago‎
South Africa was an area of concern for the Media Institute of Southern Africa (Misa)‚ which on Tuesday saluted “all the champions of media freedom and freedom of expression across the world who have assumed the risks associated with such an effort”.

Zimbabwe, Namibia sign agreement of intent

Chronicle - ‎8 minutes ago‎
ZIMBABWE has signed an agreement of intent with Namibia which will see farmers in the country exporting fresh farm produce to the southern African country.

South Africa's First Female-Owned Airline Goes International

AFKInsider - ‎12 hours ago‎
South Africa-based Fly Blue Crane, the first airline started by a black woman, is about to launch its first international flight less than a year after the airline's September inauguration.
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AUD/USD Plunges To Major Support After RBA Rate Cut

Action Forex - ‎1 hour ago‎
As many may have expected following the release of Australian inflation data last week that came out surprisingly lower-than-expected, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on Tuesday moved to cut interest rates by 25 basis points to a new record low of ...
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Facebook CEO urges Brazilians to decry WhatsApp block

The Star Online - ‎53 minutes ago‎
SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO: Facebook Inc's chief executive Mark Zuckerberg called on Brazilians to demand his company's WhatsApp messaging service never be blocked again after an appeals court on Tuesday overturned the application's second ...
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Autonomous cars: The self-driving road to lower returns

The Globe and Mail - ‎5 hours ago‎
The development of self-driving cars is a good example of how, and why, the future may be a less profitable place for investors. Volvo Cars, one of scads of technology and automotive firms working along the same lines, last week announced plans to test ...
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This year's Met Gala was was one big glitch

Mashable - ‎10 hours ago‎
NEW YORK - It was the biggest night of fashion, what some might call the Oscars of style: The Met Gala, an annual event raising funds for The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.
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Met Gala 2016: Claire Danes's Glow-in-the-Dark Gown Upstaged a Red-Car

Vanity Fair - ‎11 hours ago‎
Usually one arrives to the Met Gala, that annual explosion of fashion and celebrity at Metropolitan Museum of Art, in an S.U.V. or town car—an UberBLACK at the least.
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Barroso's Promoter: I'm Supremely Confident Crolla Will Be KO'd - ‎13 hours ago‎
This Saturday night from the Manchester Arena in England, hard-hitting Venezuelan, Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18 KO's) challenges Anthony Crolla (30-4-3, 12 KO's) for his WBA lightweight title.
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NZ Super Rugby team of the week, round ten

New Zealand Herald - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Hurricanes centre Matt Proctor had an all-around excellent performance against the Lions this week. Photo / Getty. While the Hurricanes blew the Lions off Ellis Park (we can still call it that right?
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Swansea vs. Liverpool: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

Bleacher Report - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Liverpool: Ward; Clyne, Skrtel, Lovren, Smith (s/o 76'); Stewart, Chirivella (Lucas 46'), Ibe (Brannagan 80'), Ojo; Coutinho (Benteke 46') Sturridge.
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Seven−up Rosberg enjoys stroll in Sochi

Namibian - ‎May 1, 2016‎
German Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg leads during the Formula One Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom racetrack in Sochi, Russia, Sunday, May 1, 2016.
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Bribery for services rampant in ME, N Africa

The News International - ‎3 hours ago‎
NEW YORK: Roughly one in three people in the Middle East and North Africa has recently paid bribes to public officials and for services such as medical care and electricity, and most people say corruption is growing, a watchdog group said on Tuesday.
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Three Earth-like planets discovered orbiting dwarf star

CNN - ‎May 2, 2016‎
(CNN) For the first time, researchers have discovered three potentially habitable, Earth-like worlds orbiting an ultracool dwarf star 40 light-years away in another star system, according to a study published in the journal Nature.
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Labradors may be genetically 'hard-wired' for greed

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
The variation disrupts the formation of two chemicals, one linked to an animal's ability to sense the amount of fat it has stored, and another which is thought to be involved in the brain's reward pathways.
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Tobacco tax rise comes after cigarette prices soar 343 per cent in 20 years

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Smokers - asked to cough up yet again in the federal government's latest budget - should take a deep breath before looking at the chart below.
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Largest-ever analysis of breast cancer genomes could lead to personalised treatments

ScienceAlert - ‎8 minutes ago‎
New research being described as the largest ever study to sequence the whole genomes of breast cancers has given scientists the clearest understanding yet of what factors influence tumour development, with researchers identifying a number of mutation ...
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Another big verdict in talc case against Johnson & Johnson

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
ST. LOUIS - Twice in the past three months, juries have awarded tens millions of dollars to ovarian cancer victims who blamed Johnson & Johnson talcum powder for their illness - among the first verdicts in a gathering courtroom assault by law firms ...