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New widget, Gboard keyboard and more

As its name suggests, the widget will show you popular Google searches at that time. To access the widget, use 3D Touch on the app icon or swipe right on your home screen. The 3D touch option brings...

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Kristen Bell reveals the secret to her happy marriage with Dax Shepard

Kristen Bell reveals the secret to her happy marriage with Dax Shepard

Now that reviews of the film - starring Michael Peña and Dax Shepard as two officers on the California Highway Patrol - are in, it's clear that the entire film is filled with gay panic, internalized...

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Google releases official Android O video walkthrough for developers

Earlier today, Google also released its third annual Android Security Year in Review report, noting that Android Nougat introduced many new security features created to stop risky apps. Users, you can...

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Sanders: GOP shouldn't go nuclear over Gorsuch

Supreme Court. If he wins there, Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has scheduled a vote in the full Senate on April 7. If Gorsuch can not pass that hurdle, it would be the first succ...

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United Airlines accused of 'sexualising young girls' in leggings row

But before you go getting your own leggings in a bunch, it should be noted that these travelers were " pass riders ", which the company says are relatives of United employees who fly for free or o...

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One person remains in custody in wake of Westminster attack

ISIS has claimed Masood was one of their soldiers, but so far there is no evidence of that, and police say they believe he acted alone. They have appealed for any friends and associates of Masood to...

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Trump declares end to

Trump declares end to "war on coal"

The president's promises to boost coal jobs run counter to market forces, such as USA utilities converting coal-fired power plants to cheaper, cleaner-burning natural gas. Within 180 days the agencies...

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"I like his playing style" - Carrick on Mkhitaryan

According to Neil Ashton in The Sun , the Portuguese manager has always been interested in Dier, 23, who is valued at over £40 million by Spurs. Mourinho has been a long-term admirer of the Engla...

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U.S. cautioned after Iraqi civilian deaths

Investigators combed through the rubble left by a March 17 explosion in al-Jadida district in west Mosul , where Iraqi forces backed by US-led coalition air strikes are fighting to clear Islamic Stat...

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Govt imposes 10% import duty on wheat, pulses

Govt imposes 10% import duty on wheat, pulses

To protect farmers from a price dip ahead of a record spring harvest, the government on Tuesday imposed a 10% import duty on wheat. Currently, wheat harvesting is progressing and high volumes of new...

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House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy regulation

The legislation , which was narrowly approved by the Senate last week, will stop the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from enforcing rules blocking ISPs from tracking Internet users' browsin...

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China affirms climate pledge after Trump rolls back rules

Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan that restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. Environmental groups hurled scorn on Trump's order , arguing it is risky a...

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Millions to switch off lights for Earth Hour 2017

Millions to switch off lights for Earth Hour 2017

A number of individuals, communities, organization and institute celebrate the event by plunging into darkness for an hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. After 10 years of the world's first Earth Hour in...

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Bookings open for Tata Tigor

Bookings open for Tata Tigor

Tata Motors had entered the compact sedan or the notchback segment - between a hatchback and a sedan - with the Indigo in 2002. The interior of the Tigor is similar to the Tiago and features an in...

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Apple Starts Rejecting Apps if Name Includes Price

In 2013, over 90% of apps were available free to consumers, making money for developers through advertising or in-app purchases. Users are happy with this feature but the tech giant has not confirmed ...

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Final words of London terrorist Khalid Masood 'hidden by WhatsApp'

After it emerged Masood had sent a message on the app, mere minutes before killing four people and injuring up to 40 others, the Government has called on WhatsApp to show it the message. She said ...

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Virat Kohli says friendship with Australia players over

Relations between the old foes have always been testy, from the infamous "Monkeygate" scandal in 2008 to Virat Kohli showing Australian fans the middle finger four years later, but a bad-tempered seri...

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Stricter dress codes for employees' guests not uncommon among airlines

United said it regularly reminds its employees "that when they place a family member or friend on a flight for free as a standby passenger, they need to follow our dress code ". A spokesman for Unit...

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Ahmed Kathrada, Champion of the South African Freedom Struggle, Has Passed Away

His death in hospital was announced on Tuesday morning. "This way and that way and this way. He shared with me that for him freedom meant hearing the voices of children, indicating his honest compas...

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Brexit talks failure would mean 'queues and shortages', warns Barnier

Brexit talks failure would mean 'queues and shortages', warns Barnier

Britain's ambassador to the EU, Sir Tim Barrow, informed Mr Tusk's office on Monday morning of the Prime Minister's plans, which allow her to meet her self-imposed deadline of the end of March to get ...

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Apple releases iOS 10.3, macOS Sierra 10.12.4

Originally announced at the Worldwide Developers Conference a year ago, APFS is created to take advantage of flash or SSD storage, unlike Apple's previous Hierarchal File System, or HFS, or its succ...

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South Africa's opposition says Gordhan recall a setback for economy

Gordhan's statement avoided confirming whether Zuma provided a reason for the sudden return. Friction has soared between Mr Zuma, who is seeking to fund a " radical economic transformation ", and Go...

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Chinese tech company Tencent acquires 5% Tesla stake

Chinese tech giants, including Tencent, Alibaba, and Baidu, have recently been attracted by new technologies, seeing them as a source of new revenue streams and an opportunity to create new business m...

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North Korea Nuclear Timeline Fast Facts

North Korea Nuclear Timeline Fast Facts

At a news briefing after the launch Wednesday, Hua Chunying, foreign ministry spokeswoman for China, cautioned the USA and other concerned countries to "exercise restraint", according to CNN . Kim ...

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Dubai to get tallest air-suspended tower

Dubai to get tallest air-suspended tower

At it's slowest point in the orbit a station can be set up to doc with the tower as it swings past, using an ingenious swivel system to unload passengers and restock with cargo. Above that would be ga...

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Forecast: Sunshine, temperatures in the high-50s

Forecast: Sunshine, temperatures in the high-50s

Highs will climb into the mid to upper 50s, which is spot on for average for this date. Today | Foggy this morning followed by occasional showers during the afternoon. We will see sunny skies and ...

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Cong condoles death of Ahmed Kathrada

Following decades of activism, Kathrada was sentenced to life imprisonment and hard labour in 1964, together with seven other ANC luminaries such as Mandela, Walter Sisulu and Govan Mbeki, after a gui...

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Trump deals blow to Obama-era environmental protections

Trump deals blow to Obama-era environmental protections

The order will also seek to cancel an Obama executive order on preparing for the effects of climate change. Mr Trump's Energy Independence Executive Order suspends more than half a dozen measures ...

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House Intelligence Committee Closes Doors to Public for NSA, FBI Testimony

House Intelligence Committee Closes Doors to Public for NSA, FBI Testimony

A week that began with a House Intelligence Committee hearing that confirmed that the FBI has launched a counter-intelligence investigation into possible collusion between Donald Trump's preside...

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Power Rangers Premiere Sees Original Green Ranger Kicked Out of Theater

Power Rangers Premiere Sees Original Green Ranger Kicked Out of Theater

Unfortunately, director Dean Israelite shies away from everything that made the franchise great. Hmmm, maybe not. What's got us so excited we're throwing out puns this bad so early in the week? Th...

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South African finance minister pulled from overseas tour

Gordhan flew back to South Africa earlier on Tuesday, obeying an abrupt recall by President Jacob Zuma from an investor roadshow overseas, amid reports that he was about to be sacked. Just four days l...

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BO Report: 'Beauty and the Beast' dominates a weekend of new releases

BO Report: 'Beauty and the Beast' dominates a weekend of new releases

They didn't approach the story from a new angle, and they didn't make it as entertaining as the original. Further, the film opens with several quick 3-D scenes - a more recent venture for the film c...

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Arizona student in United States illegally posts tax return online, goes viral

Sisa and her parents visited the United States from Argentina when she was 6 and overstayed their visas , according to USA Today. Sisa said with both of her Federal and Arizona taxes, she wound u...

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Google Launches New Open Source Website

Google Launches New Open Source Website

Instead, it's a master directory to Google's open-source projects. That last part is actually the most interesting aspect of this new site because Google is also publishing a number of its documents...

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Airtel successfully completes tower arm stake sale to Bharti Infratel

Airtel successfully completes tower arm stake sale to Bharti Infratel

Ahead of the transfer to Nettle Infrastructure, the promoter Bharti Airtel sold its 10.3 percent stake to a consortium led by Kohlberg Kravis & Roberts and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for R...

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