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Jordan water crisis worsens as Mideast tensions slow action
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    156 Visits
SHARHABIL, Jordan (AP) From a hillside in northern Jordan, the Yarmouk River is barely visible in the steep valley below, reduced from a once important water source to a sluggish trickle overgrown with vegetation. Jordan's reservoirs are only one-fifth full, a record low, and vital winter rains are becoming more erratic. Jordanians don't need scientists to tell them that they live in on ...>>
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Google-bred Waymo aims to shift robotic cars into next gear
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    133 Visits
ATWATER, Calif. (AP) Google's self-driving car spin-off is accelerating efforts to convince the public that its technology is almost ready to safely transport people without any human assistance at all. Waymo, hatched from a Google project started eight years ago, showed off its progress Monday during a rare peek at a closely guarded testing facility located 120 miles (193 kilometers) southe ...>>
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China says it still wants US co-operation on climate change
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    630 Visits
BEIJING (AP) A Chinese official says his country still wants to cooperate with the U.S. on climate change and hopes an upcoming meeting on the issue in Germany will produce a draft agreement on implementing the Paris climate accord. China's Special Representative on Climate Change Xie Zhenhua told reporters Tuesday that China wanted to boost joint efforts in clean energy, carbon capture and ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    97 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

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Maine Medicaid expansion vote seen as Obamacare referendum
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    296 Visits
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) The roiling national debate over the government's proper role in health care is coming to a head in a state more commonly known for moose, lobster and L.L. Bean. On Nov. 7, voters in Maine will decide whether to join 31 other states and expand Medicaid under former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. It is the first time since the law took effect nearly fo ...>>
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Jordan water crisis worsens as Mideast tensions slow action
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    247 Visits
SHARHABIL, Jordan (AP) From a hillside in northern Jordan, the Yarmouk River is barely visible in the steep valley below, reduced from a once important water source to a sluggish trickle overgrown with vegetation. Jordan's reservoirs are only one-fifth full, a record low, and vital winter rains are becoming more erratic. Jordanians don't need scientists to tell them that they live in on ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Google-bred Waymo aims to shift robotic cars into next gear
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    492 Visits
ATWATER, Calif. (AP) Google's self-driving car spin-off is accelerating efforts to convince the public that its technology is almost ready to safely transport people without any human assistance at all. Waymo, hatched from a Google project started eight years ago, showed off its progress Monday during a rare peek at a closely guarded testing facility located 120 miles (193 kilometers) southe ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
China says it still wants US co-operation on climate change
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    576 Visits
BEIJING (AP) A Chinese official says his country still wants to cooperate with the U.S. on climate change and hopes an upcoming meeting on the issue in Germany will produce a draft agreement on implementing the Paris climate accord. China's Special Representative on Climate Change Xie Zhenhua told reporters Tuesday that China wanted to boost joint efforts in clean energy, carbon capture and ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 31-10-2017
    261 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Houston companies dominate this year's Aggie 100
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    52 Visits
Houston-area companies made a strong showing on the Aggie 100 list of fastest-growing companies unveiled Friday night. A total of 27 Aggie-owned or operated businesses in the greater Houston area earned a spot on the list, which has been compiled by Texas A&M Mays Business School's McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship for 13 years. The honors were presented at the Hall of Champions at Texas A ...>>
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Legacy Community Health to open two new pharmacies
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    997 Visits

Legacy Community Health, one of the largest community health center networks in Texas, will open two new state-of-the-art pharmacies in Houston's Montrose and Fifth Ward neighborhoods.

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AT&T Astros fans post equivalent of 9 million selfies during World Series Games
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    40 Visits

Astros fans using AT&T posted the equivalent of 9 million selfies during the World Series Games held in Houston.

AT&T customers used more than 1.1 terabytes of data at Minute Maid Park on Sunday. That's equal to more than 3.3 million selfies from the stands.

Throughout the weekend, AT&T customers used more than 3.1 TB of mobile data at Minute Maid Park. That's ...>>

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Hines enters San Antonio apartment market with new project
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    371 Visits

Houston-based Hines plans to break ground early next year on its first multi-family project in San Antonio. The community, designed by Meeks + Partners, will be built on 11.4 acres at the southwest corner of Worth and La Cantera Parkway.

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Houston companies dominate this year's Aggie 100
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    682 Visits
Houston-area companies made a strong showing on the Aggie 100 list of fastest-growing companies unveiled Friday night. A total of 27 Aggie-owned or operated businesses in the greater Houston area earned a spot on the list, which has been compiled by Texas A&M Mays Business School's McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship for 13 years. The honors were presented at the Hall of Champions at Texas A ...>>
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Houston Fertility Institute acquired by national network
Business
Published in 31-10-2017
    357 Visits

Prelude Fertility has announced its acquisition of Vivere Health, the parent company of Houston Fertility Institute which operates 12 centers in the Houston region.

 

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