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Don't like something on Facebook? Try new love, anger, sadness emojis

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Facebook is testing Reactions in Ireland and Spain, with the hope of eventually rolling them out globally. Facebook is testing Reactions in Ireland and Spain, with the hope of eventually rolling them out globally.
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EU Agrees to Speed Migrant Deportation, Buttress Borders

ABC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Migrants walk along a street after they arrived by train in Hegyeshalom, at the Austrian border, 169 km west of Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015.
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Blue skies, frozen water detected on Pluto

Channel News Asia - ‎1 hour ago‎
NASA has released an image showing a blue layer of haze around Pluto, taken by the New Horizons spacecraft's camera. POSTED: 09 Oct 2015 07:59.
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New AWS tools give developers high-powered instances, better container support ...

PCWorld - ‎55 minutes ago‎
Developing apps and services to leverage the cloud is the new normal, Amazon Chief Technical Officer Werner Vogels told an audience at the company's Re:Invent conference in Las Vegas Thursday.
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Google Bought, So Here Are 5 Other Absurdly ...

Bustle - ‎4 hours ago‎
Back in August, Google announced the creation of a new parent company, Alphabet. Since then, the company has been on the prowl for all things A-B-C, and their most recent acquisition is definitely giggle-inducing: Just yesterday, Domain Investing ...
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Prosecutors say this 66-year-old Chinese woman is one of Africa's most ...

Washington Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
NAIROBI - They call her the Queen of Ivory - a 66-year-old Chinese woman who became famous for her role in Africa's illegal wildlife trade.

Dodoma to bid Kikwete farewell next week

IPPmedia - ‎19 hours ago‎
Dodoma region will next week bid farewell to President Jakaya Kikwete as it hosts the last Uhuru torch race for the fourth-phase government.

Scholars meet to deliberate on SDGs

Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog) - ‎14 hours ago‎
OVER 200 researchers and academicians from over 30 countries across the globe are meeting in Dar es Salaam for the 6th annual African Network for Internationalisation of Education (ANIE), that is deliberating on how international higher education can ...

Businesswoman Loses Textile Shipment Case - ‎14 hours ago‎
The High Court's Commercial Division has dismissed the case lodged by a Dar es Salaam businesswoman, Ms Sesilia Kabano Kakobe, against Maersk Line, demanding 540,304 US dollars (about 1bn/-) for breach of contract relating to shipment of textile ...
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Parliament meeting to discuss rules to guide Sona

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎16 hours ago‎
In February, EFF MPs who interrupted the president speech ended up being forcibly removed by men dressed in black pants and white shirts.
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Ruto receives support in fight to clear name at ICC

K24 TV - ‎3 hours ago‎
The African Union (AU) has now written to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to oppose the use of Rule 68 in the case against Deputy President William Ruto and his co-accused Joshua arap Sang.
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Privatisation of Nigeria's economy unacceptable –Ayade

The Punch - ‎54 minutes ago‎
The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, has faulted the privatisation that has so far characterised the nation's economy, saying it is unacceptable.

EU reaffirms commitment to support Africa`s key sectors

IPPmedia - ‎10 hours ago‎
Representative of the European Union (EU) and chair of the Development Partners Task Team, Anna Burylo reaffirmed the Development Partners' commitment towards supporting Africa's key sectors like agriculture, which employ millions.
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Putin scores big at birthday ice hockey match

The Straits Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
MOSCOW • It would be hard to imagine a more perfect birthday for Russian President Vladimir Putin, who turned 63 on Wednesday. After receiving a report from his defence minister that Russia had launched a major cruise missile strike on Syria - a move ...
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Malaysia welcomes Indonesia's request for assistance to battle fires causing haze

The Straits Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia's Natural Resources and Environment Minister Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has welcomed Indonesia's request for assistance to battle the forest fires causing haze in several countries in the ...
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FIFA: Without Sepp Blatter, who is running football?

CNN - ‎6 hours ago‎
October 8, 2015 - Has FIFA president Sepp Blatter spent his last day as head of football's world governing body? The 79-year-old Swiss was provisionally banned for 90 days Thursday by the adjudicatory chamber of FIFA's Ethics Committee, though the ...

Tanzanian inflation eases to 6.1 pct in year to September

Reuters Africa - ‎14 hours ago‎
DAR ES SALAAM Oct 8 (Reuters) - Tanzanian inflation eased to 6.1 percent in the year to September from 6.4 percent the previous month as a rise in food prices slowed, the statistics office said on Thursday.
Monthly inflation rate drops
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Fed Held Rates Steady Over Concerns About Weak Growth Abroad

New York Times - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Worries that inflation would continue to lag because of weaker economic growth abroad, particularly in China, helped nudge members of the Federal Reserve to postpone dialing back on their stimulus campaign last month, according to the official summary ...
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Regulators Investigating 2nd VW Computer Program on Emissions

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Federal and California regulators have begun an investigation into a second computer program in Volkswagen's diesel cars that also affects the operation of the cars' emission controls.
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Amazon challenges Etsy with Handmade

The Columbian - ‎47 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK - Amazon launched its site for handcrafted goods called Handmade at Amazon on Thursday, hoping to capitalize on shoppers' appetite for homemade goods ahead of the holiday season.
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Apple Says Battery Performance Of New iPhones' A9 Chips Vary Only 2-3%

TechCrunch - ‎4 hours ago‎
Apple has addressed the spate of chatter about differences in performance between A9 chips used in its new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. We've known for a while that some A9 chips were produced by TSMC and others by Samsung, a longtime Apple silicon ...
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Sony Hit The Market Really Hard

The Monitor Daily - ‎3 hours ago‎
If you are a console fan, but you didn't quite manage to get the one you wanted, you might get really spoilt this Christmas. Sony have announced that the PlayStation 4 is going down in price for $50.
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Light's L16 camera has 16 lenses that work to create 52mp images

Daily Mail - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Light has unveiled a new point-and-shoot camera that uses 16 separate lenses to take high-resolution images. Dubbed L16, the unique set up of the camera means that it can take different images that are combined into a single 52 megapixel photo.

Why Tanzania Is Still Top of the Safari Charts

Huffington Post - ‎8 hours ago‎
Misinformed fears about the threat of Ebola and the sporadic spikes of terrorism in certain parts of neighbouring Kenya have both taken a toll on Tanzania's tourism over the past couple of years, with tourism arrivals notably down in 2015 compared to 2014.
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'Finally the rest of the world has noticed us': A Nobel prize in Belarus

Los Angeles Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
As news that Belarus' Svetlana Alexievich had been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature spread across Minsk on Thursday, perhaps nowhere was the sense of pride more palpable than at Lohninau, a small, Belarusian language bookstore tucked in an ...
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The hilarious reactions to Justin Bieber's nude photos - ‎31 minutes ago‎ Share; Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Share on Google+; Share on Reddit; Email a friend. WHEN nude full-frontal pictures of Justin Bieber leaked online yesterday, he took us to a place we ain't never been before.
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Northern Ireland, Portugal qualify for Euro 2016; Ireland beats Germany ...

ABC Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Northern Ireland and Portugal have qualified for Euro 2016 after victories over Grece and Denmark respectively. It is Northern Ireland's first berth trip to the tournament and it was secured in emphatic style with a deserved 3-1 home victory over 2004 ...
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Messi to stand trial in Spain on 3 counts of tax fraud

Philippine Star - ‎2 hours ago‎
Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, gestures during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between RC Celta and FC Barcelona, at the Balaídos stadium in Vigo, Spain.
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Fiji bow out of RWC overpowering feisty Uruguay 47-15 - ‎Oct 6, 2015‎
MILTON KEYNES, England (AP) - Fiji bowed out of the Rugby World Cup by overpowering a feisty Uruguay 47-15 in an action-packed Rugby World Cup match on Tuesday.
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Chelsea star Ramires: Everyone trusts Jose Mourinho, he is still the best

Daily Star - ‎1 hour ago‎
RAMIRES insists the entire Chelsea squad is fully behind their under-fire boss Jose Mourinho. By Marc Williams / Published 9th October 2015.
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Mars once had long-lived lakes, upping odds it harbored life

Mashable - ‎5 hours ago‎
Imagine yourself at the shoreline of a lake. It's a little chilly, the wind is blowing and there are no trees, grasses or other signs of vegetation.
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Coral reefs endangered by bleaching in global event, researchers say

CNN - ‎3 hours ago‎
(CNN) - For the third time since records have been kept, the world is experiencing a global coral bleaching event. It's a major environmental incident, predicted by the U.S.
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African elephants at Utah's Hogle Zoo. Scientists say they now believe they ...

Los Angeles Times - ‎18 minutes ago‎
You've heard that elephants never forget, but did you know they almost never get cancer either? It turns out just 4.8% of known elephant deaths are related to cancer.
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Husband and Wife Raise Awareness After Both Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

ABC News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Margaret and Gerard Campion work to raise awareness for male breast cancer after both husband and wife were diagnosed with the disease.
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Scientists say 'runner's high' is like a marijuana high

New Zealand Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Endocannabinoids can basically be thought of as the body's self-produced marijuana and, like cannabis, can heighten your appetite, pain, memory and mood.
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Roche's MS Drug Reports Promising Results

Wall Street Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
Roche Holding AG RHHBY 2.15 % 's Genentech unit said its experimental drug ocrelizumab proved effective in three late-stage studies against multiple sclerosis, potentially heralding an important new treatment option for the debilitating disease.

East Texas breast cancer survivor says Turn Tyler Pink is essential

KSLA-TV - ‎Oct 6, 2015‎
Tyler Fire Department's Turn Tyler Pink event took place Tuesday downtown on the square. The event is part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.