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Watch lightning strikes from space on NOAA's cutting-edge new satellite

Watch lightning strikes from space on NOAA's cutting-edge new satellite

An increase in space lightning is usually a good indicator that a storm and unsafe weather is on the way. A new US satellite is mapping lightning flashes worldwide from far above the Earth, which sh...

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McLaren 720S Debuts Bringing All the Supercar Drama With It

McLaren 720S Debuts Bringing All the Supercar Drama With It

Deliveries of the McLaren 720S begin in May and the supercar replaces the 650S. In this way, the 720S's styling represents a new evolution of McLaren's recognizable style, but in a way with less obtru...

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Watch NOAA weather satellite map lightning before it strikes

Watch NOAA weather satellite map lightning before it strikes

The mapper continually looks for lightning flashes in the Western Hemisphere, so forecasters know when a storm is forming, intensifying and becoming more unsafe. This satellite can scan the globe five...

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Best Nintendo Switch Cases, Covers & Why to Avoid Skins

Iizuka echoed this sentiment, noting that the Switch is a much welcomed unification of Nintendo's portable and living room consoles. No such connectivity issues happened when we played the game wi...

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Insider Trading at Hartford Financial Services Group Inc?

Howe & Rusling Inc. increased its position in Hartford Financial Services Group by 92.5% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC now owns 947,754 shares of the com...

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Snapchat Stock Losses $14 Billion in Last Two Days

Snapchat Stock Losses $14 Billion in Last Two Days

Among the risks of owning Snap stock, Martin wrote, is that the company has a total addressable market that she sees as being one-fifth the size of Facebook's , with "no clear path to profitability b...

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Quake Champions Closed Beta Sign-Up Opens Alongside New Gameplay Trailer

Quake Champions Closed Beta Sign-Up Opens Alongside New Gameplay Trailer

Make sure you keep checking back, as we'll update this section with new information as soon as we receive it! Are you looking forward to Quake Champions? Quake Champions continues id Software's ...

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Tropical cyclone Enawo lands in Madagascar

Tropical cyclone Enawo lands in Madagascar

Red Cross national and worldwide disaster response teams are readying response plans as Tropical Cyclone Enawo makes landfall in north-east Madagascar. Madagascar is no stranger to cyclones, which is ...

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FDNY deploys drone to help fight Bronx fire

FDNY deploys drone to help fight Bronx fire

This allowed them to direct those on the roof. The department has had the drone for more than half a year but deployed it for the first time. The drone became the firefighters' eyes in the sky Monda...

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Yasiel Puig's Home Reportedly Burglarized in LA, $500k in Jewelry Stolen

Yasiel Puig's Home Reportedly Burglarized in LA, $500k in Jewelry Stolen

Eyewitness News confirmed that someone broke into the athlete's home and took approximately $170,000 in jewelry and other property. No arrests have been made in connection to the high-profile heists. ...

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Calves rescued from Honda by CHP

Calves rescued from Honda by CHP

Both calves had their hooves tied. A second calf was in the backseat. The officers removed the calves from the Honda, and with the help of the Riverside County Brand Inspector, secured them with hal...

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Oil whipsaws as production seen rising, more OPEC cuts discussed

Oil whipsaws as production seen rising, more OPEC cuts discussed

During a plenary session at CERAWeek led by IHS Markit, Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid A. Al-Falih said that his country has an interest in promoting the economic health of the US economy a...

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Serena Williams Withdraws from Indian Wells, Kerber Gets Top Ranking

Serena Williams Withdraws from Indian Wells, Kerber Gets Top Ranking

Williams, 35, said she will also miss the Miami Open later this month. "I look forward to being back as soon as I can". Williams, a two-time victor here in 1999 and 2001, has not played a tournament...

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Instagram Stories launches geostickers as its Snap attack continues

Instagram Stories launches geostickers as its Snap attack continues

Hey city slickers, it's city stickers! Just like when you add a location to a snippet of your Story, these new geostickers will take viewers to the map of that spot so they can see photos and videos f...

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True's Beaked Whales Filmed For The First Time In Their Natural Habitat

True's Beaked Whales Filmed For The First Time In Their Natural Habitat

The new footage was released by a group of worldwide scientists, led by St Andrews University, who have been studying recorded sightings of the mammals. These teeth probably aren't used for eating - l...

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GOP bill unlikely to settle passionate health care debate

GOP bill unlikely to settle passionate health care debate

The plan's crafters are aware of these flaws - that's why the GOP plans to rush it through before the Congressional Budget Office can score it, because the CBO would show that many millions of people ...

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Google to Ditch Audio Jack on Pixel 2

Google to Ditch Audio Jack on Pixel 2

And now, it appears as though the upcoming next-generation Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 will continue the tradition. On Monday, 9To5Google reported about getting its hands on an integral document f...

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Red Planet may once have been completely under water, say Mars scientists

Red Planet may once have been completely under water, say Mars scientists

They concluded that they could, provided they remained below the Martian regolith, or soil, perhaps many miles below. Could Mars once have been not the Red Planet, but the Blue one? It bears addin...

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Donald Trump just signed a revised Muslim ban

Donald Trump just signed a revised Muslim ban

Starting March 16, for 120 days, entry into the USA from Syria , Yemen , Sudan, Libya, Iran , and Somalia is banned, while the State Department takes a look at the vetting procedures. The president wi...

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Pregnant SC mom reenacts giraffe cam on Facebook Live

Pregnant SC mom reenacts giraffe cam on Facebook Live

After becoming an overnight internet sensation at the end of February, viral YouTube star April the Giraffe remains very pregnant Sunday afternoon. But, until April gives birth, Jones and her family...

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Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General Nominee, Faces Senate Committee

Session about the nomination that he had not ever spoken with the attorney general about Russian contacts with the Trump campaign. Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent a letter to the Senate Judi...

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JT Stratford LLC Buys Shares of 7897 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

JT Stratford LLC Buys Shares of 7897 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

GFS Advisors LLC increased its stake in Wal-Mart Stores by 85.0% in the fourth quarter. Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ now owns 3,091,758 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $225,760,000 a...

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Blue Origin Just Unveiled an Enormous Engine for Manned Missions

Blue Origin Just Unveiled an Enormous Engine for Manned Missions

Bezos announced the partnership at the event by inviting Eutelsat Chief Executive Officer Rodolphe Belmer on stage after delivering remarks about the progress of Blue Origin's reusable rocket lau...

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The Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc

The Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc

TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 1,632,081 shares of the pharmaceutical company's stock valued at $140,392,000 after buying an additional 412,067 shares in the last quarter. The transactio...

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National Park Service reveals just how small Trump's inauguration crowd was

National Park Service reveals just how small Trump's inauguration crowd was

Not to mention, the federal agency also shared pics from Obama's swearing in ceremonies from 2009 and 2013 - and the difference in crowd size is undeniable. You can see more photos of the crowd (as we...

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Xbox, Skype, Outlook, and more affected by Microsoft Account issues

Xbox, Skype, Outlook, and more affected by Microsoft Account issues

The Skype status site says Microsoft was aware that there was a problem with the service, but the issue " has been fully resolved " as of about 9:20am ET. Some members of our team are currently enco...

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Technical Glance At Tech Stocks: Xerox Corporation (XRX), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

The mean PT is calculated considering the consensus of 5 analysts. It has been assigned a low target price of $7 and a high target price of $9.5. New York Life Trust Co. The stock now has a Market Cap...

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Wave of ISIS vehicle bombs targets Iraqi troops in west Mosul

Wave of ISIS vehicle bombs targets Iraqi troops in west Mosul

Then came a flurry of fast-paced developments Monday as the coalitions suddenly closed in on a key provincial government complex in the Dawasa enclave of western Mosul , prompting a wave of optimisti...

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London Bridge evacuated due to 'suspicious vehicle'

London Bridge evacuated due to 'suspicious vehicle'

One witness told Sun Online: "The police closed London Bridge, first to the traffic and then to the public". It is also close to a hospital and a campus of King's College London (KCL). Platforms 10 ...

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Zelda Switch vs Wii U Gameplay Comparison

One thing is clear, however - the docked version of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the Wii U version can not sustain a locked 30fps. That would put it above the Wii U's estimated 308,570 units in its...

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Republicans release Obamacare replacement bill

Republicans release Obamacare replacement bill

There's a lot of changes that vary in significance depending on who you are. Speaking to reporters after a round-table discussion concerning the future of the Montgomery and the West Virginia Univer...

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Important PSA: DON'T skin your Nintendo Switch

Important PSA: DON'T skin your Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch Support site now has a topic for Joy-Con connectivity issues . If the Switch is successful, analysts say the Japanese company - also known for its Zelda and Donkey Kong charact...

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New Gen iPad Pro Could Have a Cheaper Entry Level

New Gen iPad Pro Could Have a Cheaper Entry Level

While the release date of the device remains unknown as of date, speculations are high that the next powerhouse tablet from the Cupertino-based tech giant would make its debut within the next couple o...

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Steven Smith Apologises to Virat Kohli for Dressing Room Controversy

Steven Smith Apologises to Virat Kohli for Dressing Room Controversy

I won't mention the word but it falls into that bracket. But it was a heated clash between Smith and Indian skipper Kohli that will dominate headlines with the four-Test series now evenly poised. "I...

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Iron Fist: Danny Rand Won't Wear His Signature Costume Just Yet

Iron Fist: Danny Rand Won't Wear His Signature Costume Just Yet

Finn Jones started to tweet out "representation is important." when an Asian Twitter used replied, "Are you for real". While some of Netflix's other Marvel shows have had problematic elements thro...

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