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What are analysts Suggestions on: Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR)

Western Refining, Inc .'s ( WNR ) ended its day with a gain of 4.61% and finalized at the price of $27.43. They set a hold rating on the stock. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock.

NASA Just Successfully Launched a Spacecraft to an Asteroid

A rocket launch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Thursday from Cape Canaveral is a mission unlike any other, with the rocket carrying a spacecraft bound for an asteroid. Air Force Utah Test and Training Range. In 2020, OSIRIS-REx will circle down close to the surface and stick out a 10-foot-long robotic arm to touch the surface for several seconds at a time.

WatchOS 3 Final Download Released - How to Install Right Now

A lot has changed with watchOS 3, leaving some familiarity and a lot of new ground to cover. Third-party app developers are starting to release their new apps today, and ESPN, MLS, NBA, Runkeeper, and Runtastic will all have updated apps that support the new features found in watchOS 3.

Tropical Storm Julia tracks farther inland over Southeast

The coastal areas are expected to see the most rain. Wind gusts to tropical storm force are possible along portions of the coasts of Georgia and southern SC today. The FOX 5 Storm Team said the slow-moving storm will likely remain a Tropical Storm through Wednesday before slowing and eventually weakening later in the evening.

SpaceX Asks for Public Help in Finding Cause of Rocket Explosion

One clue he said investigators were exploring was a "bang sound" that may have come from the "rocket or something else" seconds before the rocket blew up while standing on its launchpad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station . The satellite, Amos-6, was built by Israeli satellite firm Spacecom. "Turning out to be the most hard and complex failure we have ever had in 14 years".

Samsung tells consumers to stop using Galaxy Note 7

The smart phone maker Samsung of the Republic of Korea launched Galaxy Note 7 in early August. The FAA's action prompted the world's three largest airlines by passenger traffic - American ( AAL.O ), Delta ( DAL.N ) and United ( UAL.N ) - to start telling passengers at the gate and on board aircraft to keep the phones switched off until they deplane.

Burritos in the sky: Chipotle tests drone deliveries

The experiment is considered to be the most ambitious drone-delivery program of its kind in the U.S. The FAA-approved venture.is aimed at convincing the FAA that delivery drones can safely navigate the skies.and avoid running into each other - dropping your pizza or burrito or future Amazon order of hair gel onto unsuspecting heads below.

Google and Box partner on document storage in the cloud

Diane Greene , senior vice president of Google's cloud businesses, described the partnership with Box as giving enterprise customers greater flexibility in their choice of cloud collaboration and productivity tools. Box officials also clarified that any data shared from Box over Docs would remain protected by HIPAA as long as data stored in Box . Users can create and edit Docs, Sheets and Slides directly from Box .

Pokemon GO on Apple Watch, Confirms John Hanke, CEO Niantic

The Apple Watch Series 2 focused on the device's application as a fitness accessory. As was widely rumored, Watch Series 2 comes with a built-in Global Positioning System for accurate run/walk tracking, a feature other smartwatch competitors and fitness trackers have been boasting about for quite some time.

NASA chasing down asteroid to scoop up, bring back samples

If you're thinking this sounds a bit like the plot from the 1998 sci-fi flick "Armageddon" you would be right, but without Bruce Willis (there won't be any people of this spacecraft) and without space shuttles (NASA retired the shuttles in 2011).

Pakistan urges United Nations to investigate human rights violations in Kashmir: FO

He was replying to a question on Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif writing to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon for the second time in a month seeking his intervention for sending a fact-finding mission to probe alleged human rights violations in the Valley.

Simple blood test might predict onset of Alzheimer's

The trial was not created to assess whether aducanumab could slow down a patient's rate of cognitive decline, although there were signs that those on the highest dose of the drug stabilised after six months of treatment. Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia , which the World Health Organisation (WHO) says affects almost 50 million people worldwide - with some 7.7 million new cases diagnosed per year.

Trump surrogate Mark Burns tweets cartoon of Hillary Clinton in blackface

Burns took down the post and went on a media circuit to apologize saying he should have used a different methodology to express his views. "The objective of the message was to, which is what I'm standing behind, is to show America it was a depiction or illustration of how Hillary Clinton panders after the African-American vote", said Pastor Burns.

Highest Centurion chase: 251, SA's lead: 372

At stumps on Day 4, Faf du Plessis and his men were 105 for six, an overall lead of 372 runs on a bowler-friendly pitch. Mitchell Santner, who went unused all morning, was eventually brought on in the 128th over and provided some reprieve for the quicks.

Dogs Understand Language A LOT More Than We Give Them Credit For

In this undated photo provided by the MR Research Center some trained dogs involved in a study to investigate how dog brains process speech sit around a scanner in Budapest, Hungary . The next time you're talking to your dog, remember that it might pick up more of your intended meaning than you give it credit for. On a neurological level, dogs can distinguish between praise and neutral tones just like their owners, Hungarian researchers reported (paywall) on August 29 in the journal ...

PlayStation Now streaming service available today on Windows PCs

You'll need a relatively powerful PC with 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3 processors, more than 300MB of hard-drive space and 2GB of RAM. "This will bring a wide selection of PlayStation exclusive titles to Windows PC for the very first time, including entries in the Uncharted, God of War, and Ratchet & Clank franchises, as well as beloved PS3 games like The Last of Us and Journey", Lempel wrote.

Scientists Looking For Alien Life Investigate 'Interesting' Signal From Space

If it is aliens, researchers say a signal of this type and strength could've been generated by a civilization at the Kardashev Type II level. "If it were a narrow beam signal focused on our Solar System, it would be of a power available to a Kardashev Type I civilization", indicating one closer to Earth's capabilities.

Scientists: Aliens may be calling Earth

That was a powerful radio signal that came from a group of stars called Chi Sagittarii - the astronomers who discovered it, Jerry Ehman, circled it and wrote WOW next to it to mark it for future study, but the message was never detected again.

Investors seek any hint from Yellen on timetable for rate hikes

Further rate hikes are expected to be few and far between as the USA central bank tries to balance a desire to fuel growth against worries it could overheat the economy. It was last up 0.4 percent at 13.69. While Japan's Nikkei 225 Index slumped by 1.2 percent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose by 0.4 percent. Nearly a decade of ultra-low interest rates has helped propel stock prices to record highs, even as the economy expands at a lukewarm rate and USA largecaps struggle with over a year of ...

Dana Milbank: Is Jill Stein the Nader of '16?

They don't truly believe in Hillary Clinton, but they feel they must vote for her in order to defeat Trump. Having Johnson and Stein at the debates would give their parties the exposure they need, and as a result they may poll well above 15 percent.

Ford Motor Company Recalls Over 80000 Vehicles Over Safety Concerns

That, in turn, could increase the risk of injury to passengers-though Ford notes that it hasn't learned of any injuries linked to the problem . No information about the recall has been posted on the website of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which oversees vehicle safety in the U.S.

The reason you're addicted to coffee: it's in your genes

Some researchers had identified genes associated with coffee habits or had worked to explain the biological mechanisms of caffeine metabolism. The findings suggest that PDSS2 reduces cells' ability to break down caffeine . Indeed in Italy, people tend to drink smaller cups such as espresso but in the Netherlands, they usually prefer larger cups that contain more caffeine overall.

Denied vehicle, man carries wife's body on foot back to village

A grieving man from the eastern Indian state of Odisha carried his dead wife's body on his shoulders from the hospital to his village for almost 12km (7 miles), claiming it's because he couldn't afford to pay for an ambulance. According to Majhi, he requested the hospital to provide him an ambulance but authorities told him that they can not help. In a heartbreaking story out of Odisha, a tribal man had to carry his wife's body for several kilometers after a district hospital failed to ...

A road into Yellowstone not likely to reopen

If fire activity or smoke increases, pilot cars will be used to guide cars through the area, said a National Park Service news release. "So it's definitely that tourist season where there's a lot of people who won't be able to go through for now".

Jackpot: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door

It also may orbit in such a way that one side is locked always facing the star, meaning that half the planet is always bright and hot and the other is always dark and cold. Shifts in the star's light spectrum showed that at times the star was approaching Earth at around human walking pace - about 3mph - and at other times receding at the same speed.

Samsung is planning an Apple-style refurbished phone program

Samsung is hoping to push users beyond the password with its Note7 smartphone's iris scanning capability and a new authentication system called Samsung Pass. The South Korean company's flagship Galaxy devices sell at about 49 percent discount from their original price in the USA a year after launch , BNP Paribas said .

Louisiana governor: Donald Trump's visit 'helpful'

This time it is a much different scenario. He and colleagues from of the Monroe Fire Department in northern Louisiana arrived Wednesday, part of waves of first responders who have been coming in from all over the state and country to help Louisiana.

London launches 24-hour Night Tube

Almost all trains were packed for the first two hours with "standing room only" when the countdown began for the new 24-hour weekend service on Fridays and Saturdays. Advocates of the Night Tube emphasise its benefits on the rest of the cultural sector, with theatres and galleries now able to stay open late if visitors can get home.

Marquez on pole for Czech MotoGP

Reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo on a Yamaha, last year's victor at Brno, was the first to break the circuit record on Saturday, only to come second in the end, trailing his compatriot Marquez by 0.253sec. Oxfordshire's MotoGP rider Bradley Smith delivered a fully determined performance at the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday to clinch ninth in front of more than 95,000 fans.

Instagram is now copying Snapchat's Live Stories with events video channels

But not only that, it's opened those features up to the 300 million people who use Instagram each day , which is double the number of people that use Snapchat each day . Instagram polls. In an interview, he told TechCrunch that the similarity between the two features is no accident and that Snapchat deserves "all the credit".