Hitchbot, the hitchhiking robot, won’t be arriving in San Francisco as planned at the end of its cross-country journey. The machine was vandalized and destroyed in Philadelphia just a couple weeks after beginning the trip.
Since its introduction in 2013, the Moto X line has provided a great balance between specs and price point, while offering a stock Android experience. The company has changed things up a little with the third iteration, with the new handset – known as the Moto X Style or Pure Edition depending on your region – taking a step into phablet territory. Read on as Gizmag compares Motorola’s 2014 and 2015 flagship handsets.
Most of the cases have been reported in Highbridge, Morrisania, Hunts Point and Mott Haven, officials said.
City health officials said of the 22 buildings tested in the outbreak area, cooling towers at five buildings tested positive for the bacteria Legionella: Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, the Concourse Plaza Mall, the Opera House Hotel, a Verizon office building, and the Streamline Plastic Co.
The five units have been disinfected, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.
Legionnaires’ disease is caused when water tainted with a certain bacteria is inhaled into the lungs. There have been 2,400 cases nationwide this year.
Droplets of contaminated water can be circulated through a building’s air conditioning. If the droplets are small enough they can be inhaled and enter the lungs, CBS2’s Matt Kozar reported.
Cynthia Rodriguez has two young children and told Kozar she’s talking with her building’s management about their cooling system.
“I want to make sure that they’re taking steps to make everything clean,” Rodriguez said.
“I would just like (health officials) to get a grip on it before it gets out hand,” Bronx resident Jimmy Aovarado added.
Interior ministry spokesman in Almeria says 27-year-old man suffocated during ferry crossing from Spanish port city enclave of Melilla
A Moroccan man died from suffocation while being smuggled into Spain by his brother inside a suitcase that was in the trunk of a car on a ferry crossing, authorities have said.
Francisco Jerez, spokesman for the interior ministry’s office in Almeria, said on Monday that the 27-year-old man had been found on Sunday when his brother sought medical help for him just before the ferry arrived in the southern Spanish port.
While celebrating Mack Maine’s birthday at VarsityLG’s Eye Candy Saturdays, Wayne hit the DJ booth while Drake’s “Back To Back” diss at Meek spun, and rapping along and adding his own ad-libs for punctuation:
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Since it premiered last summer, the Primeknit iteration of the Stan Smith has been celebrated as the perfect shoe for the hotter months; the technical upper is light and breathable while staying true to the original silhouette. This time the Stan Smith has been reimagined with Primeknit technology in an all-white and all-black colorway, both sat on a slightly off-white outersole with the added detail of a reflective heel tab and tongue detailing when the sun hits the shoe’s upper.
The Stan Smith Primeknit Reflective retails at $140 and will be released on August 8 at No.42 Paris, No.74 Berlin and selected adidas Consortium retailers.