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Colombia's 52-Year War May Soon Be Over, But What Happens Next?

Huffington Post - ‎10 hours ago‎
Guerrillas from FARC EP meet in the early morning to get to work in Llanos del Yari, a town in an Indigenous region of southern Colombia on 21 Sept.
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Jupiter's moon Europa may expel water plumes from under icy shell, Nasa says

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
Nasa scientists would also be able to search for hydrogen, oxygen and other chemicals that could hint at what Europa's ocean is made of.
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Disney is thinking about bidding on Twitter

Yahoo News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Twitter's stock rebounded on the news after being down nearly 4% during early trading. Disney's stock is down 1.6%. Twitter has been the subject of acquisition rumors, with Google and Salesforce as two other names of potential suitors, according to ...
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Microsoft's Satya Nadella: 'We're not pursuing AI to beat humans at games'

Yahoo News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Microsoft is gunning for the AI market with gusto. During the company's Ignite conference in Atlanta on Monday, CEO Satya Nadella took the stage to describe how Microsoft is pushing artificial intelligence to improve users' lives.

Onus is on 'us' to ensure implementation of 2030 Agenda, Tanzanian Minister tells UN

UN News Centre - ‎7 hours ago‎
Augustine Phillip Mahiga, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the United Republic of Tanzania, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-first session.
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Tanzania: Revenue Collection Triples Through Electronic System - ‎17 hours ago‎
Musoma - Collection of revenue in the majority of district, municipal and city councils has either doubled or tripled in recent months following the introduction of the National Microfinance Bank (NMB) e-revenue collection system.

Tanzania: Preparing for, Managing Natural Disaster - ‎18 hours ago‎
The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, walks past Ihungo Secondary School, which was hit by the earthquake that occurred in Bukoba Municipality Kagera Region.
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Former Islamist rebel to face judgment at ICC

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎5 hours ago‎
Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi's case is the first to focus on cultural destruction as a war crime.(REUTERS). Tags: Lehana Tsotetsi · The Hague · ICC · Al Qaeda · International Criminal Court · Raul Cano Pangalangan · Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi.
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Nigeria's Buhari Talks Boko Haram, Niger Delta Avengers, Corruption

Voice of America - ‎6 hours ago‎
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari speaks during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 20, 2016, at U.N.
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Transfer Kanu's case to another judge, IPOB tells CJ

Vanguard - ‎10 hours ago‎
Nnewi - The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has called on the Hon. Chief Judge of the Federal High Court to transfer its leader and Director of Radio Biafra, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu's case to another Judge of the caliber of the sagacious and fearless Hon ...
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How I got N1.6b from Jonathan's aide, Dudafa – businessman

Vanguard - ‎5 hours ago‎
A witness in the ongoing trial of a former personal assistant on Domestic Matters to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Warimpamoowei Emmanuel Dudafa Monday told the Lagos Federal High Court presided by Justice M.B.

Parents warned they could face criminal charges over children's unexcused absence from school

Stabroek News - ‎10 hours ago‎
The Ministry of Education today warned that parents could face criminal charges if their children were absent from school without an excuse.

Some elephants learning to avoid dangerous areas, expert says

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎6 hours ago‎
NAIROBI, Kenya - Some African elephant herds are adapting to the danger of poaching by moving out of risky areas, according to one conservation group.
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Rogers, Shaw to shutter video streaming service Shomi in November after less than two years

The Province - ‎5 hours ago‎
Shomi, a made-in-Canada answer to Netflix, is bowing out of the growing video streaming market. The less than two-year-old service, a joint venture between Rogers Communications Inc. and Shaw Communications Inc., will shut down on Nov. 30, the two ...
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Roku just refreshed its streaming box lineup, with a $30 Chromecast killer leading the way

Business Insider - ‎14 hours ago‎
Roku announced a wholesale refresh of its popular crop of media streamers on Monday, with the introduction of five new boxes. The most obvious news is that the company has rebranded the bulk of its lineup, as previously hinted.
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How Snapchat Spectacles Could Become a Huge Hit

TIME - ‎12 hours ago‎
A little more than three years ago, Google co-founder Sergey Brin introduced the world to Google Glass with a splashy demo featuring skydivers livestreaming their jump via the eyewear.

Tanzania: Mother's Curry Raises Chef Uisso's Profile - ‎21 hours ago‎
The sound of azaan echoed through one of the near-empty streets of Mwananyamala, calling the faithful for prayers on a Friday afternoon.
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Ralph Lauren embraces the American West, fast fashion

Detroit Free Press - ‎Sep 24, 2016‎
NEW YORK - Call it "fast fashion," ''runway-to-retail," or "see now-buy now." No matter the term, it's the unmistakable trend in fashion, and earlier this month Ralph Lauren embraced it fully - presenting his New York Fashion Week collection on the ...
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FIFA 17 Review

GameSpot - ‎1 hour ago‎
Being consistently good can bring its own problems. Among the highlight gameplay changes in this year's FIFA we have: better throw-ins, low driven shots, and the ability to control the ball from a long keeper kick.
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Higgins Storm Chasing crew said they received reports of a bright flash of light by hundreds of people. - ‎6 hours ago‎
HUNDREDS of Queenslanders have reported seeing “a flash of light” in the sky followed by a “tremor” last night. Police received multiple calls from residents in the Gladstone area, in central Queensland, reporting their houses shaking in what was ...
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Today's greenhouse gas levels could result in up to 7 degrees of warming - ‎7 hours ago‎
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Rosetta spacecraft to fling itself at comet in a suicide mission

Detroit Free Press - ‎9 hours ago‎
For a billion miles, the tireless spacecraft called Rosetta has shadowed an icy comet through the solar system, enduring dust storms, fountains of gas and the comet's mood swings.
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Urgent meeting at United Nations to tackle antimicrobial resistance worldwide

PerfScience - ‎7 hours ago‎
An urgent meeting was carried out at the United Nations in New York on Wednesday after concerns were raised about increasing problem of antimicrobial resistance across the globe.
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Daphne Bramham: Communications failure dogs the 170-year-old Franklin mystery

Calgary Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Bad communication has been the over-arching narrative ever since Sir John Franklin's expedition ships went missing in 1848 on their quest to discover the Northwest Passage - a problem that persists to this day.
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A Health Benefit of Roller Coasters

The Atlantic - ‎12 hours ago‎
East Lansing, Michigan, becomes a ghost town during spring break. Families head south, often to the theme parks in Orlando. A week later, the Midwesterners return sunburned and bereft of disposable income, and, urological surgeon David Wartinger ...