Morning Digest: Longtime Tennessee GOP senator won't seek another term in 2020
The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar.
Auction Preview: Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles at Montgomery Auction, Columbia, Dec 22
What: Fine Chinese Snuff BottlesWhere: Montgomery Auction, 9570 Berger Rd, Suite D, Columbia, MD, USAWhen: December 22, 09.00 AM ESTTop lots of the sale:- Chinese enamelled snuff bottle, Qianlong Mark, Signed Lang Shi Ning. H 7 cm. From the collection of Sar
Seismic scores $100 million Series E investment on $1 billion valuation
Seismic has been helping companies create and manage their sales and marketing collateral since 2010. Today the company announced a $100 million Series E investment on a $1 billion valuation. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and T Rowe Price.
Loeb last week was confirmed for six 2019 rallies for Hyundai, and will share the third car with Dani Sordo alongside regulars Thierry Neuville and Andreas Mikkelsen. Read Also: Loeb's Hyundai deal forces Paddon out of WRC The nine-time World Rally champion w
Historic Israeli Moon Mission Will Carry Time Capsule to Space
Israel’s first spacecraft—packed full of national, cultural, and traditional symbols—is scheduled for launch from Cape Canaveral in February. Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and nonprofit SpaceIL this week unveiled a time capsule that will […
How much are we learning about the genome? Natural selection is science's best critic
Even as they've struggled to highlight parts of the human genome worth investigating, scientists have wondered how much they're actually learning through the methods they use. Now, two researchers have determined that natural selection and our own evolutionar
4 Must-Have New Soundtracks from Waxwork Records for Your Vinyl Collection
For vinyl soundtrack collectors all over, this is truly the golden renaissance. A handful of companies these days have really listened to fans clamoring to get their favorite original scores on vinyl; and […]
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It Turns Out Feathers Are 70M Years Older Than We Thought
A new discovery pushes the origin of feathers back by 70 million years. Paleontologists found that pterosaurs had at least four types of feathers in common with the dinosaurs they lived alongside 230 […]
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Grab some popcorn for Rocket Tuesday! The year in space goes out with style
It’s Rocket Tuesday! If everything goes off there will be a launch of a Falcon 9, a Delta IV, a Soyuz, AND Blue Origin's New Shepherd. All on one day.
SpaceX will start the day, at 9:11 ET, with a Falcon 9 launch from Cape Canaveral. That flight will be de
Piaget Launches Flagship Boutique in Sydney, Australia
Piaget celebrated the launch of their first Australian boutique with an intimate harbourside dinner at a private residence in Darling Point. Against a backdrop of sweeping Sydney Harbour views and illuminated by candlelight, the Maison welcomed guests and sha
John Deere unveils smallest tractor to take on Mahindra Jivo
The four-wheel drive 3028EN tractor is developed by John Deere India though the company did not reveal investment details for its development. Pricing details will also be revealed in the coming weeks.
Ada nets $19 million Series A to grow its customer service chatbot
Ada is on a mission to build chatbots powered by artificial intelligence. The company today is announcing a $19 million Series A that will go far in helping it reach that goal. The company sees the capital fueling international expansion and launching product
BMW: DTM still needs more manufacturers for 'stability'
Following the exit of Mercedes, the DTM managed to attract a third marque to join the grid in 2019 in the form of Aston Martin, which will be represented via a new tie-up between R-Motorsport and HWA. It comes as the DTM moves towards a new common ruleset, kn
The Australian won two of the first six races but failed to finish on the podium over the next 15 events as poor reliability, chiefly from Red Bull's engine supplier Renault, blighted his campaign. Ricciardo, who has now left Red Bull and will race for the Re
Crude oil slides to year lows on oversupply fears despite agreed cuts
Oil prices dropped more than 3 percent on Tuesday with main crude benchmarks, Brent and WTI, trading at the lowest levels in more than a year. Forecasts of record US shale oil output triggered worries about global oversupply. Read Full Article at RT.com
Auction Preview: Antiques at 5 Treasure, Port Jefferson, Dec 29
What: AntiquesWhere: 5 Treasure, 199 Norwood Avenue, Port Jefferson, NY, USAWhen: December 29; 10.00 am ESTTop lots of the sale:- East Han Bronze Animal for Keeping Away from Evil. This bronze animal has two horns which mean to keep away from evil. It ha
Auction Preview: Classic Car Auction at Oldtimer Galerie Toffen - The Swiss Auctioneers, Gstaad, Dec 29
What: Classic Car AuctionWhere: Oldtimer Galerie Toffen; Gurbestrasse 1, 3125 Toffen, SwitzerlandWhen: December 29; 04.00 pm CETTop lots of the sale:- Porsche 356 A 1500 GS Carrera GT, 1958. With only 35 examples built, this is one of the «holy grails&r
Auction Preview: Asian Antique and Artwork at Portland Antique Gallery, Portland, Dec 29
What: Asian Antique and ArtworkWhere: Portland Antique Gallery; 5933 NE Win Sivers Dr. Suite 205, Portland, OR 97220, United StatesWhen: December 29; 10.00 pm GMTTop lots of the sale:- Natural Jadeite Bangle. Size 53.2 mm by 9.4 mm. Free Shippin. Estimate: $