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August 22, 2017 3:12 AM The solar eclipse transformed America, at least for a few moments

Millions of Americans gasped and groaned Monday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years zoomed across the country, dazzling many but disappointing some whose view was obscured by clouds. For about 90 minutes the shadow of the moon raced over mountains, plains and forests at twice the speed of sound, from the coast of Oregon to the Atlantic

August 21, 2017 6:48 PM Android Oreo News: Release Date & New Features

Android 8.0 Oreo is official. Read all the latest news and new features on the latest version of the Android OS. Android has unveiled the final version of Android 8.0, now known to be called Oreo. We explain the new features coming to your Android phone or tablet. Google Android operating systems are always named after sweet treats, and in alphabetical 1

August 21, 2017 6:04 PM U.S. and South Korea start military drills amid heightened tension with North Korea

A mock war erupts on the Korean peninsula each year, largely in secret, with thousands of military troops and their commanders tracking and repelling a North Korean attack. It’s all a drill, a large-scale theoretical exercise aimed at protecting democratic South Korea, a U.S. ally. The military exercises — known as Ulchi-Freedom Guardian — have been in the works

August 21, 2017 3:05 PM Uhuru attends burial of relative who died at Nairobi hospital

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday, August 21, joined friends, family and relatives of the Kanja family in Kitisuru, Nairobi for the funeral service of the late Mama Norma Florienta Kanja, who passed away on Wednesday, August 16 2017, at the Nairobi Hospital. Uhuru who was accompanied by the First Lady, Margaret Kenyatta eulogized Mama Norma in the best way he could 1

August 21, 2017 1:12 PM China to again have one of the world’s fastest bullet trains

BEIJING — After cutting back the speed of the Beijing to Shanghai bullet train following a deadly crash, China is set to again make it one of the world’s fastest. New generation trains will service the route starting next month, making the 1,250-kilometer (777-mile) journey from the capital to Shanghai in just 4 hours, 30 minutes. The latest trains were unveiled 4

August 21, 2017 5:58 AM South Korea and U.S. Begin Drills as North Warns of Rising Tensions

If North Korea uses the drills this week as a reason to launch missiles around Guam or elsewhere, it could set off a new cycle of escalation. “We have no intention of raising military tensions on the Korean Peninsula,” President Moon Jae-in of South Korea said on Monday during a meeting with his staff. “North Korea should not use this as a pretext for provocation 6

August 20, 2017 9:01 PM Emmanuel Church where the deaf gather to worship every Sunday

As a child, she enjoyed going to church and would always look forward to Sundays. However, at a tender age she became sick with severe malaria and after she recovered, she realised that she had lost her sense of hearing. “Having lived and worked among a hearing community for so long, I did not know much about the deaf. I was a major turn in my life,” she said. In the early 7

August 20, 2017 9:00 PM NASA cites 62 constituencies as having discrepancies

At least 27 counties had polling stations where vote rigging occurred, according to the Opposition's presidential election petition. And on Sunday, the petitioners, Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka, publicly notified the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), its chairman Wafula Chebukati and President Uhuru Kenyatta, who are the first 4

August 20, 2017 3:29 PM Mudavadi, Wetang’ula ready to lead Opposition in 2022 presidential elections

Amani National Congress (ANC) and Ford Kenya leaders say they are equal to the task of leading the opposition for the 2022 presidential elections. According to an MoU signed between the affiliate parties, ODM leader, Raila Odinga was expected to serve for one term and hand over the mantle to his deputy Kalonzo Musyoka of Wiper Democratic Movement 5

August 20, 2017 1:05 PM President Kenyatta to grace inaugurations of Sonko, Laboso as governors

By KENNEDY KANGETHE, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 20 – President Uhuru Kenyatta will this week attend the inaugurations of the Nairobi Governor-elect Mike Sonko and Bomet Governor-elect Joyce Laboso. State House Spokesperson Manoah Esipisu says the move is a reassurance of support to the leaders as they begin their journey of service to Kenyans. The two seats 4