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Stephen Hawking’s Funeral Celebrated in Cambridge

Stephen Hawking’s Funeral Celebrated in Cambridge

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Hundreds of parents, friends, and colleagues gathered Saturday afternoon in Cambridge to bid farewell to British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking's Funeral, whose scientific genius and physical disability had made him a world-renowned figure. The funeral of this convinced atheist, which takes place in privacy, began around 2 pm local time in the St Mary the Great Church at Cambridge University (East of England), close to Gonville and Caius College where he worked for more than 50 years.Hundreds of anonymous gathered around the church applauded the arrival of the coffin, worn by six members of the University of Cambridge and covered with lilies and white roses representing the universe and the Polaris star. The church bell rang 76 strokes, one for each of the years of the famous scient...
Arnold Schwarzenegger heart valve replaced

Arnold Schwarzenegger heart valve replaced

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Actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger underwent a heart surgery in a Los Angeles hospital. Last Thursday, 70-year-old Schwarzenegger was given a planned operation of a closed type to replace the heart valve (balloon angioplasty).For the first time, the aortic valve was delivered to ArnoldĀ Schwarzenegger in 1997.The Internet portal about celebrities TMZ originally reported that Arnold had an open heart surgery because it was "urgent and caused complications," but this information was not confirmed.It was reported that during the procedure the team of cardio surgeons was ready in case of possible complications.Actor's representative Daniel Ketchell said that this valve was initially installed not for centuries and that the procedure for its replacemen
Parcel bombing in Texas 2 injured on Sunday

Parcel bombing in Texas 2 injured on Sunday

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Two people were injured Sunday night by a parcel bombing in Austin, Texas, the fourth mysterious explosion to hit the city this month, police said. Police said they were working on the assumption that bombing in Texas on Sunday's attack is linked to the three previous explosions, which left two dead and several wounded in the Texas capital and for which investigators are tracking racist crimes.The county's medical emergency department said on Twitter that it had transported two seriously injured men to the hospital, each in their twenties, after reports of an explosion at around 8:30 pmThe police, who advised residents Sunday night to stay home to judge the neighborhood safe, did not provide details of the two wounded.The previous parcel bombs killed two African-Americans, a...
Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel & Casino fire 3 dead and 23 injured

Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel & Casino fire 3 dead and 23 injured

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Three people are dead, two are missing and 23 were wounded Sunday in Manila in the spectacular fire of a luxury Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel & Casino fire, according to the authorities. Nine hours after the disaster began, heavy black smoke continued to envelop the Waterfront Manila Pavilion hotel-casino. Hundreds of people were evacuated, many by helicopter from the skyscraper's roof.According to firefighters, fire, of unknown cause, seems to have started in the casino of the property at 21st floor.Three people perished, presumably by suffocation, and a fourth, initially given for dead by the rescuers, was finally resuscitated at the hospital."The smoke is very thick and the wind is strong. These are our two main enemies, the smoke, and the wind, and our firefighter...
Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76

Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76

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British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking died Wednesday at the age of 76, his children said in a statement. "We are deeply saddened by the death of our beloved father today." "He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work will still live for many years," wrote his children Lucy, Robert and Tim in this text published by the British agency Press Association. A brief history of a genius Nailed in a chair and speaking through a computer, Stephen Hawking devoted his life to unlock the secrets of the universe and popularize astrophysics, to the point of becoming a star."I'm sure my disability has something to do with my celebrity. People are fascinated by the contrast between my very limited physical abilities and the extremely wide nature of the universe I'm studying, "sai...
Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Seven years in prison

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Seven years in prison

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He was nicknamed "the most detested man in America" and "Pharma Bro" for reproof the value of a drug against AIDS: the young bourgeois Martin Shkreli was sentenced Friday to seven years in jail by a brand new House of York choose. Martin Shkreli, 34, who with his smirk has become the epitome of the supposed cynicism of the pharmaceutical industry, was convicted last August for securities fraud and stock manipulation after a lawsuit in Brooklyn federal court.Facts unrelated to the 55 - from $ 13.5 to $750 per pill - the price of drug Daraprim, used against malaria and AIDS, by his company, Turing Pharmaceuticals, in 2015. But which have earned him a intense media attention since his arrest in December 2015.His lawyer Ben Brafman, a tenor from the New York Bar, had pleaded with Fe...
470 Flights canceled heavy snowfall expected in New York

470 Flights canceled heavy snowfall expected in New York

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Hundreds of flights were canceled Wednesday morning departing or departing from New York airports, before heavy snowfall expected from late morning. Some 470 flights - nearly 37% of the planned total - from or to JFK International Airport had already been canceled at around 9 am, 550 flights - or 44% - for Newark International Airport, and 485 (42%) for La Guardia Airport, which primarily connects US destinations, according to the FlightAware flight-tracking website.The agency that oversees the three airports, Port Authority, much criticized for the chaos that followed a big snowstorm in early January, said each airport had stored precautionary folding beds, blankets, diapers and baby milk.Between 15 and 25 centimeters of snow were expected in New York City during the day, and u...
In Syria, Russian An-26 transport plane crashed, 32 peoples killed

In Syria, Russian An-26 transport plane crashed, 32 peoples killed

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The Ministry of Defense of Russia reported that the Russian An-26 transport plane crashed in Syria, 32 people were killed. As they said in the department, the plane did not reach the runway about 500 meters and collided with the ground. The Ministry of Defense, referring to the report from the site, asserts that according to the AN-26 "there was no fire" - that is, it was not shot down. On board, the aircraft were 26 passengers and six crew members. The Ministry will create a commission that will study all possible versions of the disaster. According to preliminary information, the aircraft could be damaged due to a technical malfunction.The last major incident with Russian aviation in Syria occurred on February 3. Then, in the province of Idlib, the Su-25 attack aircraft of the R...
Rani Sridevi gives shock, passes away due to heart attack

Rani Sridevi gives shock, passes away due to heart attack

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Rani Sridevi, a prominent Hindi movie star, has died in Dubai last night due to a heart attack. Family sources have given this information. Rani Sridevi's seekers outside the industry and outside the industry have expressed deep condolences over their demise.Sridevi was born on August 13, 1963, in Tamil Nadu. He started his career at just four years of age with a Tamil film, Karunai Karunai. He also acted as a child artist in Telugu and Malayalam films. After working in South Indian films, Sridevi started her Hindi film career in the year 1979 as a lead actor, 'Sixteen Years'.80s Decade In Hindi films, Rani Sridevi's decade was said to be heroines. He gave superhit films such as Himmatwala, Tohfa, Mr. India, Nagina They started being called Lady Amitabh Bachchan.Jitendra a...
Almost 200 civilians killed in Syrian Bombing

Almost 200 civilians killed in Syrian Bombing

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In Syrian Bombing, Nearly 200 civilians, including nearly 60 children, have been killed since Sunday by violent shelling of the Syrian regime in the rebel stronghold of Ghouta near Damascus, despite calls by the UN to put an end to this "senseless suffering". The toll of this bloody campaign, a prelude to a land attack against the last fief of opponents of President Bashar al-Assad near the capital, is 17 dead Sunday, 127 dead Monday and 50 died Tuesday, according to the Syrian Observatory of Rights of Man (OSDH).Unicef on Tuesday expressed anger with a statement in one sentence: "No word will do justice to the children killed, their mothers, their fathers, and those who are dear to them."The Syrian opposition in exile has denounced "a war of extermination" and "international si...