Clashes in Pakistan as defiant Imran Khan begins march to capital | Imran Khan News

Clashes in Pakistan as defiant Imran Khan begins march to capital |  Imran Khan News

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, Police fire tear gas and baton-charge Khan’s supporters to block them from reaching Islamabad for a protest rally already banned by the government. Clashes have been reported in Pakistan after authorities blocked roads leading to the capital, where a defiant former Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party is planning to hold a major … Read more

‘America is killing itself’: world reacts with horror and incomprehension to Texas shooting | Texas school shooting

‘America is killing itself’: world reacts with horror and incomprehension to Texas shooting |  Texas school shooting

Politicians and media around the world have reacted with horror, incomprehension and weary resignation to news that an 18-year-old gunman had murdered 19 children and two teachers in America’s 27th school shooting so far this year. The politicians mostly observed formalities; commentators, not so much. In devastated Ukraine, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said he was “deeply … Read more

Astronomers Discover Hidden Trove of Massive Black Holes – “We All Got Nervous”

Astronomers Discover Hidden Trove of Massive Black Holes – “We All Got Nervous”

The newly discovered massive black holes reside in dwarf galaxies, where their radiation competes with the light of abundant young stars. Credit: Original image by NASA & ESA/Hubble, artistic conception of a black hole with jet by M. Polimera Newfound black holes in dwarf galaxies shed light on the origin of our galaxy’s supermassive Milky … Read more

Wall Street rallies as Fed minutes meet expectations

Wall Street rallies as Fed minutes meet expectations

Fed minutes: future 50-bp rate hikes ‘likely’ Nordstrom climbs after raising profit outlook Nvidia Q2 revenue forecast falls short of expectations Indexes up: Dow 0.60%, S&P 0.95%, Nasdaq 1.51% NEW YORK, May 25 (Reuters) – Wall Street closed higher Wednesday, boosted after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary policy meeting showed policymakers unanimously felt … Read more

Australians voted for stronger action on climate change. Will they get it?

Australians voted for stronger action on climate change.  Will they get it?

Fresh from election victory, Anthony Albanese sought to present a new Australia to the world, one that takes climate change as seriously as defense, after decades of inaction. “The new Australian government’s priorities align with the Quad agenda, taking action on climate change and building a stronger and more resilient Indo-Pacific,” Albanese said, in words … Read more

General Motors Takes a Big Hit

General Motors Takes a Big Hit

Credential stuffing is a low level cyberattack that can cause some major headaches. In this type of attack, hackers obtain stolen credentials and use them to gain unauthorized access to user accounts through large-scale automated login requests. Gone Phishing A report by the cybersecurity company Akamai found that credential stuffing attacks jumped 49% in 2020. … Read more

Ukraine takes over former party hub Russia House

Ukraine takes over former party hub Russia House

The “Russian Warcrimes House” is showing a picture exhibition documenting alleged war crimes taking place in Ukraine. Organizers hope this will help the Davos elite taking future decisions about the war. Fabrice Coffrini | AFP | Getty Images DAVOS, Switzerland – The war in Ukraine is top of the agenda at the World Economic Forum … Read more

Physicists just rewrote a foundational rule for nuclear fusion reactors that could unleash twice the power

Physicists just rewrote a foundational rule for nuclear fusion reactors that could unleash twice the power

Future fusion reactions inside tokamaks could produce much more energy than previously thought, thanks to groundbreaking new research that found a foundational law for such reactors was wrong. The research, led by physicists from the Swiss Plasma Center at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EFPL), has determined that the maximum hydrogen fuel density is about … Read more