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October 5, 2017 6:19 PM Not so sweet: 75 percent of honey samples had key pesticide

WASHINGTON (AP) - When researchers collected honey samples from around the world, they found that three-quarters of them had a common type of pesticide suspected of playing a role in the decline of bees. Even honey from the island paradise of Tahiti had the chemical. That demonstrates how pervasive a problem the much-debated pesticide is for honeybees 98

October 5, 2017 6:00 PM Neanderthals Weren't As Incestuous as We Thought, Ancient DNA Reveals

Scientists have sequenced the genome of a female Neanderthal that died about 50,000 years ago in Croatia. It’s the fifth successful Neanderthal genome sequencing, and only the second one of high quality, according to the results published today in Science. It is also much closer to the Neanderthals that would have bred with the ancestors of modern humans 98

October 5, 2017 4:35 PM 'Blade Runner 2049' delivers a visually dazzling follow-up 35 years after the original

Few films, if any, have had a trajectory quite like Ridley Scott's 1982 "Blade Runner." Dismissed by critics, abandoned by audiences, mocked for a last-minute voice-over its credited screenwriters abhorred, its nervy mixture of science fiction and film noir was pronounced dead on arrival. Powered by its visually intoxicating look at a dystopian future 112

October 5, 2017 3:12 PM British novelist Ishiguro wins Nobel Literature Prize

STOCKHOLM (AP) - Kazuo Ishiguro, the Japanese-born British novelist best known for "The Remains of the Day" and other works about memory's pain and illusions, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday. The selection of the 62-year-old Ishiguro marked a return to citing fiction writers following two years of unconventional choices by the Swedish Academy 110

October 5, 2017 1:07 PM Botswana: MPs to Attend Pan African Parliament Fifth Ordinary Session

Gaborone — Members of the Pan African Parliament (PAP) will attend the Fifth Ordinary Session of the Fourth Parliament of the PAP in Midrand, South Africa from Sunday. A press release from the National Assembly says members of the PAP who will be attending are Dr Phenyo Butale, Mr Joseph Molefe, Mr Mephato Reatile and Mr Buti Billy. Prior to the session 86

October 5, 2017 1:00 PM Microsoft is bringing new Edge apps to iOS, Android

Microsoft isn't doing this in the way many had thought it might. The company is not porting the Edge browser to iOS and Android. It is instead bringing the Edge "experience" (its look and feel) -- in the form of new apps -- to these non-Windows platforms. Microsoft is not bringing Edge apps to iOS and Android simply in order to give users running Windows 115

October 5, 2017 10:47 AM Xbox One S Assassin's Creed Origins Bundles Launch Oct. 27

A 500GB and 1TB Bundle will be offered, with the 1TB model including a second Ubisoft game. Microsoft is laser-focused on the launch of the Xbox One X next month, but it can't forget about the Xbox One S. Sales of the cheaper Xbox will be key this holiday season, especially as the Xbox One X is likely to sell out very quickly. So with that in mind, we're 65

October 5, 2017 10:43 AM NASA: Another Chance to Put Your Name on Mars

NASA is allowing you to send your name to Mars on a microchip on board the InSight mission. When it lands on Mars in November of 2018, NASA’s InSight lander will be carrying several science instruments — along with hundreds of thousands of names from members of the public. In 2015, nearly 827,000 people signed up to add their names to a silicon microchip 106

October 5, 2017 8:45 AM AB InBev completes deal to sell interest in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa

Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) said on Thursday it had completed a deal to sell its 54.5% in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa. The controlling stake was sold to Coca-Cola, the world’s largest soft-drink maker, for $3.15bn. AB InBev said the two parties were finalising the terms of the deal, in which Coca-Cola will acquire AB InBev’s interest in, or the bottling 118

October 5, 2017 5:27 AM Zuma not worthy of monument – opposition parties, civil society

The DA and EFF say the money used to build the site should have been used for service delivery. President Jacob Zuma deserves no monument in his honour with the tarnished legacy that he leaves behind, including his alleged involvement in state capture. That was the general consensus yesterday when a six-metre-tall monument to Zuma was unveiled in Groot 135