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California unemployment rate dipped to 5 percent in February

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The labor force data produced by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) was released by the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services. This is fueled by hiring in private education with added the majority of the jobs, 1,300. Hughson had a February rate of 12.6 percent, down from the 12.8 percent posted in January. Read More »

BSNL Offers 1 GB Free Data for its Non-Internet Smartphone Users

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State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd is offering 1GB of free data to all BSNL customers with a smartphone who do not use its internet services, a move, which BSNL said, is aimed at boosting internet subsceibers. BSNL earlier launched the cheapest plan with Rs 36 per GB. It slashed the data rates after the announcement of Reliance Jio . Jio's entry into the mobile phone services market gave a massive boost to data usage with its offer of free calling, roaming and data services for about ... Read More »

North Carolina game will include 11 McDonald's All-Americans

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After living with that pain for a year, the Tar Heels are now two wins away from being on the right side of the confetti-cannon celebration. "I'm not anxious about that", Fox said. Edrice Adebayo, the other member of Kentucky's freshmen trio, missed all five of his shot attempts in a first half during which Kentucky trailed by nine and was thoroughly outplayed by North Carolina center Kennedy Meeks, who finished with seven points, 17 rebounds and four blocks. Read More »

Facebook Messenger Stops Working on Old Windows Devices

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First of all, we remind you that Windows 10 Mobile has been developed in a way to bridge the gap between PC and smartphones, thanks to the awesome features such as Universal Windows Apps (UWP) and continuum. "Thank you for choosing to use Messenger.We regret to inform you that since the end of March, the app version you're using is no longer supported and you cannot send and receive messages". Read More »

Capital City celebrates Earth Hour

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Cook County will turn off its non-essential lights March 25 to commemorate Earth Hour and call attention to climate change. Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City will be joined by a number of businesses in the district, with the likes of RMB, Deutsche Securities, Discovery, SAB Miller, Webber Wentzel and Nedbank also taking part in Earth Hour 2017 . Read More »

Video leak shows touch sensitivity testing on the Samsung Galaxy S8

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The exploding handset was at the centre of a large controversy previous year after handsets began spontaneously combusting, with some even going up in flames onboard planes. It is also expected to carry a hefty price tag considering the Note 7 was worth more than $800. Having tested more than 20,000 Note 7 devices and 300,000 batteries, Samsung found two separate battery issues were behind the faults. Read More »

Lights go out in Earth Hour

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United Nations also marked the day by "going dark" during Earth Hour . Eskom has called on South Africans to switch off power for Earth Hour on Saturday night. Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq also said that Pakistan's Vision 2025 considers climate change as one of the top national priorities. "We also wanted to showcase what the community can do beyond just the designated Earth Hour , to contribute to saving energy sustainably", said General Manager Radisson Blu Paschim ... Read More »

Important People Decided It Was Time for Some New Clouds

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The atlas , which the World Meteorological Organization produced, hasn't been updated since 1987. On World Meteorological Day which fell on Thursday (March 23), the weather organization published the latest edition. In total there are around 100 combinations. These include: asperitas , cavum , cauda (tail cloud), fluctus (Kelvin-Helmholz wave) and murus (wall cloud). Read More »

Unfamiliar faces -- and North Carolina -- make up a very different Final Four

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The Gators' momentum allowed them to overcome 11 first-half turnovers and sparked them to a 40-33 halftime lead, leaving UF just 20 minutes away from a Final Four trip to the desert. "So just, her just being in my ear and telling me what's right and what's wrong". Notice only scored six points, but he had six rebounds, three assist, played suffocating defense, and made big plays in the final minute. Read More »

10th Annual Earth Hour: BC powers down tonight

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Organizers said around 35,000 people watched performances and participated in a "carbon-neutral run" that saw some runners in panda and tiger costumes to raise awareness of wildlife protection. From the Clifton Suspension Bridge to the Eiffel Tower, the Empire State Building to the Brandenburg Gate, thousands of landmarks switched off their lights to urge action on climate change. Read More »

Lights out across the globe for Earth Hour 2017

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Delhi participates in this movement and tonight monuments like India Gate, Red Fort, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple and Rashtrapati Bhawan will have their lights out for an hour! Hundreds supported the Earth Hour campaign at the switch-off event held at the SM by the Bay, Mall of Asia Complex. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi6 Plus shows up in new spec sheet leak

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Xiaomi's upcoming flagship smartphone Mi 6 has been doing rounds in the rumour mill for quite some time now. Read on to know more. Reportedly , the Mi 6 will be launched in 4GB of RAM + 32GB internal storage at a price of CNY 1,999 (approximately Rs 19,000), the 4GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage is priced at CNY 2,299 (approximately Rs 21,800) while the 6GB of RAM + 128GB internal storage variant is priced at CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs 25,600). Read More »

Southern Interior records highest power reduction in BC during Earth Hour

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There is no electricity data available from BC Hydro for 2016 because the World Wildlife Fund, which originated the event, moved Earth Hour to an earlier date in March. People were encouraged to dim their lights and participate in the event that draws attention to climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Read More »

Iconic landmarks participate in Earth Hour

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He said this in his message on Earth Hour being commemorated world over on March 25, a press release here Friday said. In Brunei, Earth Hour was observed with two iconic landmarks in the capital - Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex and Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque - as focal points as the event rolled across the globe simultaneously. Read More »

Lights go out around the world for 10th Earth Hour

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On Saturday, Delhiites joined over a billion people in Mumbai, Los Angeles, London, Hong Kong, Sydney, Rome, Manila, Singapore, Dubai and in over 7,000 cities across the six continents across the globe to observe the Earth Hour. That's because from 8:30pm onwards, Singapore was engulfed in partial darkness for an hour, in observance of Earth Hour. Earth Hour is the world's largest movement for the environment, organised by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). Read More »

17-year-old alerts NASA about space station malfunction

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The project provides the United Kingdom students with a chance to work on data from the ISS, where they look for patterns and anomalies that might help in further discoveries. Folks at NASA said that they were aware of the basic problem, but they did not know that it was happening several times every day. But they were wrong as this wasn't some rare event, it was happening very frequently. Read More »

When UNC needed a hero, Luke Maye delivered

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The Tar Heels are going back to the Final Four once again and will try to chase down the championship that evaded them on a heartbreaking shot previous year. 1 seed North Carolina in the South Region finals at 5:05 p.m. Sunday. "I do think he looks better, " Williams said. "We lost to them early in the season, so it was kind of another revenge game for us, and we just don't want to give the game that Malik had". Read More »

Thousands of Cities Go Dark to Fight Climate Change

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The world will go dark on March 25, 2017 in observance of the Earth Hour 2017 . "When people across the world participate in the same event, it sends the message that we're all in it together", Immo Fischer, from WWF Germany, told Deutsche Welle. Read More »

UA proposes tuition increase

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NAU doesn't have a mandatory athletic fee and isn't proposing one. The $3 increase in fees is due to the Arizona Financial Aid Trust, a fee that all new Arizona university students must pay. In recent years, universities have added fees for some academic programs or classes. ASU, for instance, is proposing course-fee increases such as a $1,000 increase for the MBA Online and a $3,250 increase for the Executive MBA program. Read More »

Cook County to Participate in Earth Hour

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We believe like past eight years, people in Bhubaneswar & Odisha will observe the day this year too by sending a mass message that everyone is concern for living planet. "Especially now that we have a president who denies climate change and seems determined to roll back on any sort of environmental protection, the timing is ideal", Zucchino said. Read More »

Tesla Model 3 Range May Be Greater Than Chevy Bolt

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Is Model 3 the next version of Model S? One of the most important and impressive performance aspects of Model S is its remarkable efficiency and range. As if to down-sell Model 3, he went on to tweet, "Model 3 is like a BMW 3 series or Audi A4". Deliveries are expected to begin at the end of this year and Tesla has prepared the Fremont factory for production. Read More »

'Beauty and the Beast' Tramples Competition With $88 Million 2nd Weekend

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Meanwhile Sony's sci-fi R-rated thriller Life is settling for $12.6M in fourth followed by 20th Century Fox's Logan in fifth with $10.1M and a running fourth weekend take of $201.46M. The Dean Israelite-directed Power Rangers stars Dacre Montgomery, RJ Cyler, Naomi Scott, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Elizabeth Banks, Bryan Cranston, and Bill Hader. Read More »

Four found dead in home

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Ashcroft RCMP responded to a "request for a wellbeing check" at a home in Venables Valley, about 15 kilometres south of Ashcroft. Dan Moskaluk said police had also called in victim assistance workers to support those affected by the deaths. Read More »

Twin Cities to go dark for 'Earth Hour' tonight

The people also turned off their non-essential lights during the period to mark the Earth Hour . You can pledge to turn off the lights in your home . The Hilton is hosting #Travelwithpurposecontest where winners receive a free five-night stay in Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre in Iceland. While the organizers of Earth Hour said they do not audit results of the energy saving initiative, the group has commissioned research indicating up to one in four Australians gets involved. Read More »

Uber Pledges to Fix the Company's 'Cult of the Individual'

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The focus at Uber, she added, has been on the business, and not on the employees, which is very problematic for a company that has grown to the size Uber is now. "I have seen personally Travis" evolution, having spent a lot of time with him over the last five weeks. The company has also created a call-in line that employees can use to make anonymous complaints. Read More »