|Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Oct 31 10:05 AM
|Wind: ||North at 16 mph|
|Pressure: ||30.12 inches |
|Humidity: || 77%|
|Dewpoint: || 44° F (06° C)|
Breezy. Partly Sunny. Highs In The Lower 50s. Temperature Steady Or Slowly Falling In The Afternoon. North Winds 10 To 15 Mph In The Morning Increasing To 15 To 25 Mph In The Afternoon.
Clear. Areas Of Frost After Midnight. Lows Around 30. North Winds 10 To 20 Mph In The Evening Decreasing To 5 To 10 Mph After Midnight.
|5 Day Forecast for PADUCAH, KY - Updated Oct 31 9:04 AM
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|US, global stocks get big boost from Bank of Japan - The Southern NEW!|
US consumer sentiment index reaches 7-year high - The Southern NEW!
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Stocks in the U.S. and across the globe rose sharply Friday after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly announced a new stimulus package to boost the country's struggling economy. Jap…
Did you buy a haunted house and not know it? - Biz Journal - Louisville NEW!
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” U.S. consumers expect better economic growth and rising incomes in the coming months, pushing a measure of confidence to a seven-year high in October.
Symbols of Egypt: What's the connection? - The Southern NEW!
Ghouls, goblins and ghosts are expected at your home on Halloween, but not the rest of the year.So what happens if you buy a home and it has unexpected ghostly tenants?I spoke to several Louisville Realtors about whether they ever sold a "haunted" house and what, exactly, they have to disclose to the buyer before the home is sold.Sharon Angermeier, vice president of education and compliance for HomeServices of Kentucky Inc. and a Realtor with Semonin Realtors, said in an email that a home sellerâ€¦
Slideshow: St. Louis office workers dressed up for Halloween - Biz Journal - St Louis NEW!
For the past three centuries, Southern Illinois has been connected to a country an ocean and a continent away and to a Biblical event separated in time by almost 4,000 years.
Businesspeople no longer have to wait until the witching hour to get ghoulish on Halloween â€” many workplaces are getting hip to the idea of costumed attire on Oct. 31. We put out the bat signal ourselves to see if area offices were celebrating the sweets-filled holiday. Turns out many are not only celebrating â€” they've been celebrating all week.Some have pumpkin carving competitions and others hold office-sponsored costume days. Still others have gone all out and combined the two and thrownâ€¦
|Captive rhinos exposed to urban rumbles - EurekaAlert NEW!|
Insomnia increases risk of motor vehicle deaths, other fatal injuries - EurekaAlert NEW!
The soundtrack to a wild rhinoceros's life is wind passing through the savannah grass, birds chirping and distant animals moving across the plains. But a rhinoceros in a zoo listens to children screaming, cars passing and the persistent hum of urban life. A group of researchers from Texas believes that this discrepancy in soundscape may be contributing to rhinos' difficulties thriving and reproducing in captivity.
Advance directives can benefit patients, families, and health care sys... - EurekaAlert NEW!
New research suggests that insomnia is a major contributor to deaths caused by motor vehicle crashes and other unintentional fatal injuries. The results underscore the importance of the 'Sleep Well, Be Well' campaign of the National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project.
Viewing cancer on the move: New device yields close-up look at metasta... - EurekaAlert NEW!
Nearly one out of four older Americans say that either they or a family member have experienced excessive or unwanted medical treatment, according to the latest issue of The Gerontological Society of America's Public Policy & Aging Report, which goes on to show that Americans strongly support holding doctors accountable when they fail to honor patients' end-of-life health care wishes.
A new generation of storage -- ring - EurekaAlert NEW!
Johns Hopkins engineers have invented a lab device to give cancer researchers an unprecedented microscopic look at metastasis, the complex way that tumor cells spread through the body, causing more than 90 percent of cancer-related deaths.
The MAX IV facility, currently under construction in Lund, Sweden, is the first of a new generation of storage-ring-based synchrotron light sources which employ a multibend achromat lattice to reach emittances in the few hundred pm rad range in a circumference of a few hundred meters.
|4-Acre Spider Web Engulfs Building - Wired NEW!|
Google to kill off SSL 3.0 in Chrome 40 - PC World 1 hour ago
Spiders form communal webs more often than you think. The post 4-Acre Spider Web Engulfs Building appeared first on WIRED.
BlackBerry upgrades BBM with timed messages - PC World 1 hour ago
Google plans to remove support for the aging Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) version 3.0 protocol in Google Chrome 40, which is expected to ship in about two months.The decision comes after Google security researchers recently discovered a dangerous design flaw in SSL 3.0. Dubbed â€śPOODLE,â€ť the vulnerability allows a man-in-the-middle attacker to recover sensitive, plain text information like authentication cookies, from a HTTPS (HTTP Secure) connection encrypted with SSLv3.Even though POODLE is the biggest security issue found in SSL 3.0 so far, it is not the protocolâ€™s only weakness. SSL version 3 was designed in the mid-1990s and supports outdated cipher suites that are now considered insecure from a cryptographic standpoint.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Make Chrome's New Tab page beautiful and more productive with these ex... - PC World 1 hour ago
Taking a page from the Snapchat playbook, BlackBerry will let BBM messaging service users control how long messages and pictures can be viewed, hoping the feature, along with other new capabilities, will result in a new revenue stream.The BBM upgrade will be available for BlackBerryâ€™s own smartphones as well as for Android and iOS over the next couple of days. The company didnâ€™t say when the Windows Phone version would be updated.By setting a timer, users control how long messages and pictures can be viewed by their contacts. The new BBM message type is hidden until the recipient touches and holds on the chat. Then, once the timer has expired or when the recipient takes their finger off the screen, the message is gone, according to BlackBerry. The user also receives a notification if BBM detects that a screenshot of the image or message has been taken.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Amazon says it's sticking with smartphones despite the Fire phone's fi... - PC World 1 hour ago
Browser extensions excel at making your browser more useful, but these customizations often aren't about improving the actual look of the browser itself, Firefox's earth-changing UI themes aside.That makes sense: Browser aesthetics are pretty clearly defined, with not a whole lot to improveâ€”except when it comes to Chrome's New Tab page. Chrome's new tab page.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Amazon says it's not giving up on the Fire phone, despite disastrous sales and a cold critical reception so far.Speaking to Fortune, Amazon Senior Vice President of Devices David Limp acknowledged that the company has made mistakes with its first smartphone. â€śWe didnâ€™t get the price right,â€ť Limp said, referring to the Fire phone's initial $199 on-contract price tag. â€śI think people come to expect a great value, and we sort of mismatched expectationsâ€ťTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
|US ambassador says she's monitoring for Ebola - Yahoo NEW!|
Embattled Ferguson chief: Holder's call for "wholesale change&quo... - Fox News NEW!
UNITED NATIONS (AP) â€” The U.S. ambassador, who has just returned from a visit to the countries worst-affected by Ebola, says she is self-monitoring for the virus and that federal guidelines are sufficient.
Embattled Ferguson chief criticizes Holder remarks - Yahoo NEW!
The embattled police chief of the suburban St. Louis town where a white officer's fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old remains under investigation has criticized Attorney General Eric Holder's recent call for "wholesale change" in the department.
Accused Pennsylvania sniper appears in court after $10 million manhunt... - Yahoo NEW!
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) â€” The embattled police chief of the suburban St. Louis town where a white officer's fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old remains under investigation has criticized Attorney General Eric Holder's recent call for "wholesale change" in the department.
Samantha Power defends Ebola guidelines; praises airlines - Yahoo NEW!
By Joe McDonald MILFORD Pa. (Reuters) - A bruised and gaunt Eric Frein, captured after a seven-week manhunt and detained with the handcuffs of the Pennsylvania trooper he is accused of killing, was held without bail on Friday after facing murder charges in court. The 31-year-old survivalist, who prosecutors say will face the death penalty if convicted, was caught on Thursday after a methodical seven-week search using a grid system and hundreds of law enforcement officers. U.S. ...
By Louis Charbonneau and Bill Berkrot NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power on Friday defended federal guidelines for monitoring health workers returning from three Ebola-stricken West African countries and praised the airlines still flying there. "Let me commend Air Brussels, Air France and Moroccan Airways for keeping their flights going. Those flights are a lifeline," Powers said at a Reuters Newsmaker event in New York hours after returning from a four-day trip to Ebola-hit Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, with a quick stop to drop her son off at ...