|Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Dec 21 10:05 AM
|Wind: ||East at 3 mph|
|Pressure: ||30.23 inches |
|Humidity: || 78%|
|Dewpoint: || 31° F (00° C)|
Mostly Sunny. Highs In The Upper 40s. East Winds 5 Mph.
Partly Cloudy. Lows In The Mid 30s. Southeast Winds Around 5 Mph.
|5 Day Forecast for PADUCAH, KY - Updated Dec 21 9:04 AM
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WHO: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000 - AP 2 hours ago
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) -- A Sierra Leone military official says the country is withdrawing from the African Union peacekeeping force in Somalia after being blocked from rotating its soldiers over concerns about the spread of Ebola....
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|California puzzles over safety of driverless cars - AP 1 hour ago|
US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list - AP 4 hours ago
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US rejects North Korea offer to investigate Sony hack, reaches out to ... - PC World NEW!
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North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking - AP NEW!
The U.S. has rejected North Koreaâ€™s proposal for a joint investigation of a devastating hack on Sony Pictures, and has reached out to China for help blocking future cyberattacks.North Korea Saturday denied U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation allegations that it was responsible for the Sony hack, and proposed a joint investigation into the incident with the U.S. The U.S., however, is standing firm in its allegations.â€śThe government of North Korea has a long history of denying responsibility for destructive and provocative actions,â€ť according to a statement from White House National Security Council spokesman Mark Stroh. â€śIf the North Korean government wants to help, they can admit their culpability and compensate Sony for the damages this attack caused,â€ť according to the statement, cited in published reports Saturday.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of "serious" consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with the cyberattack....
Hydrogen is the most common kind of normal matter in the universe. Perhaps the universe is trying to tell us something, for the most common chemical element makes an excellent energetic rocket fuel. That does not mean, however, that it is easy to manage. Odorless and colorless hydrogen gas becomes liquid, and thus dense enough […] The post Centaurs, Soviets, and Seltzer Seas: Mariner 2’s Venusian Adventure (1962) appeared first on WIRED.