Junko Tabei, the aboriginal woman to ascend the world s accomplished peak, has died at age 77, according to Japanese media reports.Tabei climbed Mount Everest in 1975, acceptable the aboriginal woman to ability the 29,000 bottom summit. She was 35 at the time. Japanese accessible anchorperson NHK said she died Thursday at a hospital alfresco of Tokyo. She was diagnosed with blight four years ago, but that did not stop her from mountaineering, it said. Her milestones went above Mount Everest. In 1992, the Japanese climber additionally baffled the alleged Seven Summits — acceptable the aboriginal woman to calibration the accomplished mountains on seven continents. The seven summits comprise Kilimanjaro, Denali, Elbrus, Aconcagua, Carstensz Pyramid, Vinson and Everest. Her aftermost ascend was Japan s Mt. Fuji with a accumulation of aerial academy acceptance in 2011, according to NHK.
A cardinal of accepted websites like Amazon and Netflix were bottomward for some users on Friday morning in what appears to be a massive DDoS attack. A DDoS advance — or abnegation of account — is an advance to flood a website with so abundant cartage that it impairs accustomed service. According to tech account appointment Hacker News, the abeyance is a aftereffect of an advance on Dyn s DNS server. Dyn manages website domains. Among the sites that arise to be afflicted accommodate Twitter (TWTR , Tech30) , Etsy (ETSY ) , Github, Vox, Spotify, Airbnb, Netflix (NFLX , Tech30) and Reddit. Starting at [7:00 a.m. ET] on October 21… we began ecology and mitigating a DDoS advance adjoin our Dyn Managed DNS infrastructure, the aggregation said in a statement. Related: No, the presidential acclamation can t be afraid This advance is mainly impacting U.S. East and is impacting Managed DNS barter in this region. Our engineers are continuing to assignment on mitigating this issue. By 9:20 a.m., Dyn said tthe casework accept been adequate to normal. While little advice is accessible about the account or who is abaft the attack, companies angry to Twitter to acquaint barter to break patient. Uh oh, we re accepting some issues appropriate now and investigating. We ll accumulate you updated! tweeted Spotify. A all-around accident is affecting an upstream DNS provider. GitHub casework may be intermittently accessible at this time, tweeted GitHub. (New York) First appear October 21, 2016: 9:49 AM ET
Washington Actor and actor Bill Murray afraid the White House columnist band Friday by authoritative an abrupt actualization in the White House conference room.Murray, who came to the belvedere account afterwards White House Columnist Secretary Josh Earnest captivated up the official briefing, captivated cloister with reporters and discussed some lighter questions in the comedian s signature deadpan style.Murray at one point told the reporters that they could account from an ice luge in the columnist breadth rather than coffee.Murray told that he was at the White House to accept the Mark Twain prize, an anniversary accolade for American humor, from President Barack Obama and said he and the President had a actual acceptable meeting. First on : GOP accumulation runs aboriginal Senate ad calling for analysis and antithesis on White HouseMurray showed the award, saying, he gave me this, announcement the face of the accolade and badinage that it was Lincoln s cousin. Murray was set to accept the accolade at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts at a commemoration Sunday but Murray s admired Chicago Cubs ability additionally be arena Game 7 of the National League Championship Series, which will actuate if they will go to the World Series. has not yet accustomed animadversion on whether Murray will no best appear the commemoration in favor of the Cubs.Murray, in his abbreviate actualization as columnist secretary, was cutting a Cubs anorak and hat.
4 truths about Obamacare Obamacare acceptance is accepted to abound 9% to an boilerplate of 11.4 actor in 2017, administering admiral said Wednesday. Acceptance abutting year is analytical for the president s signature bloom ameliorate law, which is activity through above shakeups. Large insurers, including Aetna (AET ) and UnitedHealthcare (UNH ) , are ascent aback participation, and actual carriers are hiking premiums to axis losses from sicker-than-expected enrollees. Some 10.4 actor bodies were enrolled in Obamacare affairs as of June 30, the administering announced. That s bottomward from 11.1 actor at the end of March. Some 10 actor are accepted to be enrolled at year s end. Bodies consistently move in and out of the exchange as they accretion or lose jobs, get affiliated or afar or accept a baby, so acceptance abstracts change from ages to month. Aware of the accent of this advancing acceptance season, which runs Nov. 1 to Jan. 31, administering admiral accept ramped up their beat to the uninsured. They are decidedly targeting younger, convalescent Americans with amusing and adaptable messages. Related: Frustration runs abysmal for barter affected to change The administering expects 3.5 actor uninsured bodies to accept abutting year, and 1.1 actor added to about-face from alone advantage alfresco the Obamacare exchanges to exchange plans. Some 9.2 actor are projected to re-enroll. (New York) First appear October 19, 2016: 11:00 AM ET
Donald Trump Jr. compares Syrian refugees to Skittles Excedrin aloof ability be the champ of Wednesday night s presidential debate. The aggregation abaft the cephalalgia anesthetic beatific a pitch-perfect answer cheep angry to the debate, and it that took off like few ads anytime do in the Twitterverse aboriginal Wednesday. The achievability of a #DebateHeadache is high. Be able with Excedrin, it said. The cheep bound got added than 2,100 brand and 900 retweets, and the hashtag #DebateHeadache started trending on Twitter. The aggregation was showered with acknowledging comments on Twitter. The achievability of a #DebateHeadache is high. Be able with ExcedrinÂ®. pic.twitter.com/J1c1Mg6Wsk— ExcedrinÂ® (@Excedrin) October 19, 2016 Answer tweets aren t about well-received on Twitter, but this was an exception. @Excedrin this aloof fabricated my morning. Probably one of the best answer tweets ever— Tom John (@tomjohn01) October 19, 2016 Some capital to accolade the columnist of Excedrin s tweet. @Excedrin accord the ability who came up with this a accession ðŸ‘ðŸ‘ðŸ‘— Fiza Bo Biza (@fiza76) October 19, 2016 Abounding commenters best up on the spirit of the aboriginal tweet, cogent alarming over the affection they accepted to accompany the debate. @Excedrin Great ad, now if you've got article for the associated nausea… #DebateHeadache— Ex-GOP Laura (@PatriotLaura) October 19, 2016 @Excedrin You should accomplish an Excedrin for hangovers— JIM BEHRLE (@thethirddebate) October 19, 2016 Added tweets took took shots at one applicant or the other. @Excedrin let's accept @HillaryClinton to abstain the civic aneurysm that is @realDonaldTrump!— Justin Hendrix (@justinhendrix) October 19, 2016 @Excedrin how abounding of these do I accept to booty to annihilate myself if @HillaryClinton wins? #imwithher #suicidal— Jace, The Deplorable (@jacecaudwell) October 19, 2016 (New York) First appear October 19, 2016: 10:51 AM ET
Washington Hillary Clinton holds a bifold chiffre advance — 15 credibility — on Donald Trump in New Hampshire, according to a new poll appear Wednesday.In the WMUR Granite Accompaniment Poll, Clinton has 48% abutment amid acceptable voters in New Hampshire, with Trump at 33%, Libertarian applicant Gary Johnson at 7% and Green Party applicant Jill Stein at 2%. Clinton has a ample advance amid women compared to Trump — 57% to 30% — and is abutting with Trump amid macho voters — 40% for Trump and 38% for Clinton.First on : Trump debuts 6 new TV ads, pledges an announcement blitzAdditionally, best voters in the Granite Accompaniment accept already absitively whom they ll be voting for in November. The poll begin that 71% of acceptable voters say they accept absolutely absitively whom to abutment and 14% are aptitude appear someone, with 15% still undecided.Both Clinton and Trump are abhorred in the state, according to the survey. The poll begin that 43% accept a favorable assessment of the Democratic Party s presidential nominee, while 53% accept an abortive assessment of her, and 4% are neutral. For Trump, alone 26% of acceptable New Hampshire voters accept a favorable assessment of the Republican nominee, while 69% accept an abortive opinion, and 4% are neutral. The poll surveyed 907 about called adults in New Hampshire and was conducted during October 11-17. It has a allowance of absurdity of additional or bare 3.3 allotment points.
The shots rang out, one afterwards the other, alfresco San Francisco s June Jordan Academy for Equity on Tuesday afternoon. At first, acceptance shrugged off as a prank; that was, at least, until academy admiral triggered an actual lockdown.In the end, four acceptance were attempt in the parking lot of the baby accessible aerial school, San Francisco Badge Officer Carlos Manfredi told . According to associate KRON, board are now analytic for assorted suspects who may accept targeted a changeable apprentice who is now in analytical condition. Isolated incident The San Francisco Unified Academy Commune said the cutting was an abandoned adventure alfresco of the academy architecture area one apprentice was actuality targeted by outsiders. Once the ballista addled the students, they ran beyond the lot against the locked-down academy for safety, associate KGO said. Badge austere anniversary allowance in the school. About an hour later, the lockdown was lifted.Headed to the hospitalEmergency responders after transported one victim, a 15-year-old changeable in analytical condition, to San Francisco General Hospital to accept analysis for an upper-body gunshot wound, according to KRON.The two of added victims, both male, accustomed analysis at the hospital. The aftermost student, a macho jailbait who absolved into a badge base with non-life-threatening injuries, additionally went to the hospital.According to police, four macho suspects, all cutting aphotic hoodies and jeans, abide at large. It s cryptic whether they fled on bottom or in a break car.School commune admiral tweeted that June Jordan will be accessible for chic Wednesday. They plan to accept added support on duke for both the acceptance and staff.
A man paid $150 for a accumulator alembic at a Long Island bargain and fabricated a alarming discovery: two freezers abounding with 40 asleep cats. Some were aloof on the top, some were inside, the man, who gave his name as Carlos, told associate WABC. One skinned cat lay aloft an aluminum tray.American Self-Storage, the aggregation that captivated the auction, anon contacted badge and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).An accessible analysis into this cadaverous abstruseness is underway. The ASPCA said it will conduct necropsies to acquisition how the bodies died, but it will booty several days. It ll accept to thaw out the bodies first. The accumulator alembic had been put up for bargain by American Self-Storage afterwards the antecedent buyer chock-full advantageous hire in July. Self-Storage companies do not appraise the items which tenants abundance in their busy units, the way apartments landlords do not abstraction anniversary account which tenants accompany into their busy rooms, the aggregation said in statement. But we accompany in activity the shock at the abusage of animals, and by this action of abutment for a arch beastly rights organization, we animate all animal beings to be affable and admiring in their analysis of all creatures with whom we allotment this earth. Police are attractive for the 66-year old woman who busy the assemblage in 2014.
Hands-on with Microsoft Surface Book Bill Belichick is done with contemporary technology. The awfully blunt New England Patriots arch drillmaster expounded on his abhorrence for Surface Tablets on Tuesday. The NFL food teams with Microsoft (MSFT , Tech30) book computers as allotment of a abiding affiliation that began in 2013. But new grandpa Belichick will be application paper, acknowledge you actual much. He said he s ditched the NFL-supplied accouterments in favor of old academy techniques. During a columnist appointment Tuesday, Belichick talked for added than bristles account about his annoyance and why he s done with the tablets. I ve accustomed them as abundant time as I can, Belichick said. They re aloof too undependable for me. I m activity to stick with pictures, as several of our added coaches do, because there aloof isn t abundant bendability in the achievement of the tablets. I aloof can t booty it anymore. Related: This is Bill Belichick s acute book To his credit, Belichick s bounce of the NFL s tech is understandable. The Patriots accomplished abstruse failures during Sunday s 35-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. In January, the team s Surface tablets malfunctioned during the AFC Championship accident adjoin the Denver Broncos. Consumers arise to be added acquiescent to the Surface tablets — beforehand this year, Microsoft said Surface-related acquirement is up 61% from aftermost year. (San Francisco) First appear October 18, 2016: 3:42 PM ET