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by | January 13, 2018 | 10:48

Two of the supercomputers will be "world-class pre-exascale supercomputing machines", capable of at least a hundred million billion calculations per second. "A better European supercomputing infrastructure holds great potential for job creation and is a key factor for the digitisation of industry and increasing the competitiveness of the European economy".

by | January 13, 2018 | 10:26

Senator Dick Durbin (R-IL), who was in the room, has confirmed the use of "sh*thole" and said the comments were "hate-filled, vile and racist ". The National Action Network went as far to say the mayors of Charleston and North Charleston should not attend any events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King unless they denounce the president immediately.

by | January 13, 2018 | 10:18

Outside of this area, 1 to 3 inches can be expected. Colder air will spread across the area Friday . Friday night: Wintry mix of freezing rain and sleet , changing to snow through evening. Heavy snow is possible. Since temps are not expected to warm significantly above freezing this weekend, slick spots will still be possible Friday night , especially for bridges and overpasses and in rural areas.

by | January 13, 2018 | 10:15

There could be rapid rises on some rivers and streams that could lead to the potential of ice jams with water covered roads, especially in low lying areas. "Rain will change to a brief period of freezing rain between 9 a.m. and noon", the weather service said. Freidland said they have crews from two fire departments standing by and an evacuation plan in place in case it's needed.

by | January 13, 2018 | 10:12

Their future is the subject of a lot of debate in Washington , as NPR's Joel Rose reports . Alsup said that reasoning was flawed because the agency and administration do have the authority to implement the program, which allows children brought to the country as undocumented immigrants stay and work legally for two-year intervals.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:58

The attacks come after the end of an agreement between the government and the rebels. Santos responded shortly afterward by recalling his chief negotiator from Quito , Ecuador, where talks had been scheduled... However, the attacks "should not alter the course of the talks to achieve a political resolution to the conflict", the group said. He added that they're seeking a response from the government to see if it is interested in finding a way out of this incident.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:50

Palombi said. Malloy took Friday's announcement by CVS as confirmation that CT is a "tremendous place to do business" with talented workers and a good quality of life. "I fully commend CVS for making the decision to keep Aetna in the great city of Hartford", Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) said in a statement on Friday.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:28

There's no question, Miles Bridges must be more aggressive. Guard Taryn McCutcheon led Michigan State with a career-high 25 points on a career-high six 3-pointers, including two in a 27-second span in the third quarter that turned a four-point margin into a double-digit cushion.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:11

Ramaphosa said his talk with Kenyatta focused on the bilateral relationship between the South Africa and Kenya‚ agreeing that new and strategic partnerships need to be developed. Zuma said he was also looking forward to Kenyatta's state visit as it would strengthen relations between the two countries and take them to another level.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:05

The median price of a condo jumped 20.2% year-over-year to $651,885. Condominiums markets in both areas grew impressively with median prices climbing 25.1% and 18.8% year-over-year. Royal LePage said the new measure would slow the housing market in the first half of the year, as buyers adjust their expectations and many take a "wait-and-see" approach.

by | January 13, 2018 | 09:08

Both matches will provide some stern competition for England as the manager finalises his preparations ahead of the tournament in Russian Federation. Serving quality football news from around the globe. And reacting to the news, the German tactician is upbeat about the level of competition a game against Gareth Southgate's side would afford his Super Eagles team, ahead of the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:59

The Swedish ambassador said he did not rule out raising the issue at the UN Security Council, which is scheduled to hold its regular meeting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on January 25. Moscow attaches particular importance to the UNRWA's role and highly praises the agency's contribution to alleviating the suffering of Palestinian refugees in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:38

The fallout from the probe has included the dismissals of longtime coach Rick Pitino, who has repeatedly denied knowledge of any payments to players, a pair of assistant coaches and the school's athletic director. Bowen has been working out with former University of Kentucky star Derek Anderson for the last two months but on Wednesday Anderson said that he has not spoken to Bowen "for about a week".

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:28

The five four-car train sets will each hold 240 people. The company has marketed the railroad to Millennials and business travelers as a faster and more convenient alternative to Florida's often-crowded highways. Introductory service will include trips between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m. A one-way ride will cost $10 for Brightline's basic "Smart" package and $15 for the more high-end "Select" package, featuring leather seats, free parking, free food, beverages and free premium guest lounge ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:28

Although Zeman is in pole position as the country kicks off a final day of first-round voting Saturday, the outspoken head of state is unlikely to win an outright majority. Zeman has strong support mainly in the countryside of the nation of 10.6 million people, and he often snipes at Prague "elites" and the media. The Czechs are electing a new president, and eight candidates are hoping to unseat the incumbent.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:19

SC record-holder Marcus Lattimore is returning to the Gamecocks as director of player development and life skills. Lattimore's role will focus more on off-the-field activities of the student-athletes and helping them transition in and out of college athletics.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:09

The United States had called the meeting, portraying Iranian protests as a human rights issue that could spill over into an worldwide problem. "Human rights are not the gift of governments, they are the inalienable rights of the people themselves", Haley said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:53

Here in the USA, there is a lot of media interest in the president's health and Donald Trump was asked about his medical check-up by reporters yesterday. The accusations were made in author Michael Wolff's salacious tome Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House. The White House attributed that to a dry throat.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:46

On his way home on a particularly bad day, he meets Joanna ( Vera Farmiga ), who offers him $100,000 if he will find a passenger who doesn't belong on the train and plant a Global Positioning System tracker on the person's bag. Apparently, a pay cut in the name of closing the wage gap isn't going "too far" for some actors in Hollywood. (Heck, Joanna all but uses that phrase when telling Michael why he was picked for this task.) The actor breaks no new ground here, but he remains very ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:42

Carmignac Gestion now owns 9,708,359 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $957,535,000 after buying an additional 2,127,659 shares during the last quarter. Its down 0.17, from 1.34 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 35 investors sold EA shares while 217 reduced holdings. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company.