The Powerful Advice Michelle Obama Gave Simone Biles

Olympic gymnast Simone Biles will always look up to former first lady Michelle Obama. “She’s such a role model that it makes you want to be the first in your category to do something, to strive to perfection,” Biles recently told People. That’s something the athlete clearly takes seriously as a record-breaking gold medalist herself, […]

Powerful Japan earthquake sets off landslide, minor injuries

Fox News Flash top headlines for Feb. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxNews.com. TOKYO — Residents in northeastern Japan on Sunday cleaned up clutter and debris in stores and homes after a strong earthquake set off a landslide on a highway, damaged buildings and parts of bullet train […]

Powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesian island

Powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesian island of Sumatra An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake was at a depth of 18.64 miles (30 kilometres), EMSC said, and struck roughly 60 miles (100 kilometres) south of the city of Bengkulu, which […]

Powerful 6.1-magnitude earthquake rattles Taiwan

Powerful 6.1-magnitude earthquake strikes in Taiwan rattling buildings in Taipei The epicentre struck around 37 miles south-east of the country’s Taipei capital  There were no immediate reports of injuries or significant damage in the region City government said there was scattered reports of light damage Subway system continued to operate normally while high-speed railway paused An […]

NASA’s powerful exoplanet hunter finishes primary mission — sort of

NASA’s most powerful tool for spotting exoplanets is TESS, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite. The spacecraft scans the skies for tiny dips in star brightness that reveal the presence of distant planets, even if we can’t directly see them. Now, after two years, TESS has officially completed its primary mission, but like many of NASA’s […]

Yankees make ‘powerful statement’ during coronavirus turmoil

Forty-five minutes before the Yankees were scheduled to bus Tuesday from Philadelphia to Yankee Stadium, where they had a workout planned, the itinerary changed drastically. So, instead of opening a two-game series against the Phillies on Wednesday night in The Bronx, after two games in Philadelphia were postponed when more than a dozen Marlins tested […]