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How will Tropical Storm Gordon impact North Texas? | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

How will Tropical Storm Gordon impact North Texas? | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Laura Cunningham, 10, left, Hunter Shows, centre, and Brandon Perry, 10, right, watch the waves crash from Tropical Storm Gordon on September 4, 2018 in Dauphin Island, Ala . More than 35,000 homes and businesses in Alabama and MS were without electricity early yesterday, Poweroutage.us reported. But the storm's impact could have been worse: Gordon gave only a glancing blow to New Orleans , where Mayor LaToya Cantrell said the city now has "the pumps and the power" needed to protect ... Read More

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Tropical storm Gordon moving quickly across eastern Gulf of Mexico: NHC

Tropical storm Gordon moving quickly across eastern Gulf of Mexico: NHC

Paulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News. The area has already been heavily impacted by this summer's so-called "red tide"- massive algae blooms that have caused waves of dead marine life to wash up along the coast. A Hurricane Watch is in effect from the Mouth of the Pearl River to the Alabama-Florida Border. NOAA's GOES-East satellite images show Tropical Storm Gordon over South Florida, valid as of 9 a.m. Read More

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Tropical Storm Gordon Develops Monday Morning

Tropical Storm Gordon Develops Monday Morning

The storm is expected to reach hurricane strength when it hits the Gulf Coast, including coastal MS, by late Tuesday. A tropical storm warning was also in effect from the Okaloosa-Walton County border west to Morgan City, Louisiana. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says a new tropical storm in the eastern Atlantic will strengthen throughout the weekend but does not now threaten land. Read More

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Forecasters eyeing tropical system headed into Gulf

Forecasters eyeing tropical system headed into Gulf

Storm Ophelia brought the country to a standstill past year as average wind speeds of between 65 and 80km/h with some gusts of 110 to 130km/h struck the emerald isle. Potential Tropical Cyclone Six continues to slowly organize in the eastern Atlantic and is on track to become a tropical storm later Friday. Friday's forecast will be muggy, with some afternoon storms. Read More

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YouTube star McSkillet believed killed in San Diego motorway crash

YouTube star McSkillet believed killed in San Diego motorway crash

Heitmann's classmates also identified him to Fox San Diego as the driver who caused the crash . According to KSWB , Heitmann rose to prominence as a "skins trader" in the video game " Counter Strike: Global Offensive ". Thirty minutes before the crash, Heitmann crashed thrugh the gates of a Carmel Valley elementary school, the station reported . Trevor had a skin estimate that was worth around $100, 000, according to the Mirror , but other sales and the large audience of his ... Read More

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A Sputnik-era dream: NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

A Sputnik-era dream: NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

The probe's destination is the sun's corona , which it will fly through over two dozen times, eventually coming within less than 4 million miles (6.4 million kilometers) of our star's surface. The £1.17billion ($1.5billion) mission will study the sun's incredibly hot outer atmosphere, called the corona, as well as the charged particles that flow off the star and into the solar system. Read More

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SpaceX successfully launches newest reusable rocket

SpaceX successfully launches newest reusable rocket

This was SpaceX's 15th launch so far this year and its 60th of a Falcon 9 rocket. After separating from the satellite, the Falcon 9 rocket successfully landed on a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean. After 18 years of service, beyond it design life, Telkom-1 suffered a fuel leak a year ago and began to break apart in orbit, disrupting services. Merah Putih's on-board propulsion system will be used to circularize the orbit at the intended 22,300-mile altitude and to maneuver it to its ... Read More

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Jaguar escapes, kills 6 animals at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans

Jaguar escapes, kills 6 animals at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans

No humans were hurt. No people were injured, the zoo said. "This is by far the biggest incident we've had, the biggest magnitude, the biggest tragedy we've had", Audubon Zoo CEO Ron Forman said. Our staff continues to mourn the loss of our animals. The Audubon Nature Institute announced it would conduct an "action review" and investigation into how the jaguar escaped. Read More

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Astronaut Alan Bean, 4th man on the moon, dies at age 86

Astronaut Alan Bean, 4th man on the moon, dies at age 86

His family said in a statement that Bean, who was the fourth person to walk on the moon, died in Houston on Saturday, two weeks after falling ill while traveling. Astronaut-artist Alan Bean speaks at the 2009 opening of an exhibit titled "Alan Bean: Painting Apollo , First Artist on Another World" at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington. Read More

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Bangabandhu Satellite-1 Mission

Bangabandhu Satellite-1 Mission

SpaceX CEO and Grimes' new soulmate Elon Musk says the Block 5 will carry NASA astronauts to space as soon as December, 2018, with a few test flights before then. A second stage COPV apparently ruptured during a pre-launch test September 1, 2016, triggering a catastrophic explosion that destroyed a Falcon 9 and its satellite payload and heavily damaged the launch complex. Read More

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China: Former Communist leader Sun Zhengcai handed life term for taking bribes

China: Former Communist leader Sun Zhengcai handed life term for taking bribes

The Congress had confirmed the second five-year tenure for Xi, regarded as the most powerful leader of China heading the party, the Presidency and the military. Mr Sun's fate was never in doubt as the party controls the courts and a guilty charge nearly always results in conviction. "As a high-level leader, Sun Zhengcai should have set a good example", Xinhua said, but instead his corruption "damaged the normal working of government organs, corrupted the work of national government ... Read More

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WhatsApp finally makes it easier to watch videos without leaving the app

WhatsApp finally makes it easier to watch videos without leaving the app

Although the feature is rolling out to all iOS users, there's no sign of it rolling out for Android users, but we'll keep you posted. In previous versions, users had to leave to the messenger app to watch videos and then come back. But later facebook bought them, the fee was no longer required, and WhatsApp was free to use, however, now again the thirst for money arises. Also, the social networking giant revealed that the Oculus TV service, which would offer people VR content, would be ... Read More

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Oculus Go preorders open - and sell out - ahead of F8 kick-off

Oculus Go preorders open - and sell out - ahead of F8 kick-off

Although a release date hasn't been announced , the stand-alone VR headset could be on shelves very soon and in the hands of F8 attendees even sooner. You can also watch programming from the device via Hulu and Netflix. If you're intrigued by Oculus Go, stay tuned throughout F8. Reddit user Heaney555 posted a picture of a locked cabinet filled with Go headsets at his local Best Buy. Read More

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Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

With a simplified interface, the new feature enables parents to adjust the timings at any time. Facebook is adding a "sleep mode" feature to Messenger Kids. Parents provided feedback to Facebook regarding Messenger Kids that controls to make the app inaccessible during times like dinner or bedtime. Messenger Kids was built to give parents more control and to give kids a safer space to message and video chat with close friends and family. Read More

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Apple Will Produce Only 8 Million iPhone X Units In Q2

Apple Will Produce Only 8 Million iPhone X Units In Q2

Like its predecessor, the iPhone SE, the iPhone SE 2 is expected to have a good showing in markets like India. Apple also launched the PRODUCT RED iPhone 7 and 7 Plus a year ago, but they arrived with a white front. Most reports agree that the successor to the iPhone SE will not be a total revamp. But it's disappointing to see a reduction in iPhone X production. Read More

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