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GE CEO Immelt Takes Shot at Trump's Climate Change Efforts

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said climate change was a common challenge for everyone and the Paris agreement was a landmark that came about with the hard work of the worldwide community,...

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SpaceX Makes History By Successfuly Flying And Landing Used Rocket

The photo made available by US space firm SpaceX on March 30, 2017 shows the company's Falcon 9 rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the United States. "I think we are on the edge of q...

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Peggy Whitson set to break Suni Williams' spacewalking record

Yesterday's walkabout is the second in a series of three space walks to outfit the exterior of the orbiting outpost with parking spots for a new generation of space taxis ferrying astronauts to th...

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Shane Kimbrough, Peggy Whitson Second Spacewalk on Thursday to Break Records

There it will accommodate the docking adapter, which will be delivered on a future flight of a SpaceX Dragon cargo ship. Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough of NASA and Flight Engineer Peggy...

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What the death of broadband privacy rules means for you

Of the USA representatives from Central Texas, only Democrat Lloyd Doggett opposed the repeal of the privacy rule . Critics of the repeal bill say it could put the internet browsing histories...

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Twitter has killed the egg default profile picture

Twitter has killed the egg default profile picture

Instead of the egg, Twitter is introducing a new default photo profile that's created to encourage people to upload their own photos "for more personal expression". Above: Twitter ditches its defaulf ...

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The new Samsung Galaxy S8 is out of this world

However, you can't preorder them online from Microsoft's online store. In the U.S. it's possible to buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ which is a Microsoft Edition meaning you pick it up from a Microsof...

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The Venom of the Fang Blenny Can Ease Pain

The Venom of the Fang Blenny Can Ease Pain

They are only one of two fish species that inject venom via biting, like a snake would. The drug-laced venom sends predators into a stupor allowing the small fish to escape unharmed. When scientists...

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Petrol, diesel price up by Rs 1 per liter

Petrol, diesel price up by Rs 1 per liter

After the increase, the prices of petrol will go up to Rs75.28 per litre from the current Rs73, whereas the price of HSD will go up to Rs84.04 per litre from the current Rs82. On that date, diesel rat...

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Ex-Trump Adviser Flynn Seeks Immunity Before Testifying On Russia Contacts

Jim Himes (D-CT), a member of the House Intelligence Committee, said on MCNBC. This, along with allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. election, has led to the opening of Federal Bureau of ...

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Judge approves US$25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit

Judge approves US$25 million settlement of Trump University lawsuit

He gave preliminary approval to the deal in December. The decision by district judge Gonzalo Curiel in San Diego ends almost seven years of legal battles with customers who claimed they were misled ...

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Shielding drifts away during record-breaking spacewalk

She holds the world record for the greatest number of spacewalks engaged in by a female, according to NASA . Whitson and her station commander Shane Kimbrough completed preparations for a new doc...

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Gator dragged through Florida furniture store

Gator dragged through Florida furniture store

A Pasco County alligator had to take a detour past the recliners before making it back to his home in a lake behind a furniture store this week. It's mating season, so these creatures are showing ...

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Everything you need to know about Bixby, Samsung's new virtual assistant

Since a majority of PoS terminals in India are MST enabled, they will work with Samsung Pay. By closing or ignoring this message, you are consenting to our use of cookies. Of course Bixby will be r...

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Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones

Official ones made by Samsung themselves. It's the ideal combination of security and convenience. Get one today and do more with your smartphone. An eye print instead of a fingerprint . "In order...

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SpaceX Wants to Relaunch Rockets Within 24 Hours of Landing

That same vehicle landed on one of SpaceX's autonomous drone ships after launch and then went through months of refurbishment and testing to get ready for spaceflight again. Apart from its cost-savi...

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 raises the bar - how will Apple respond?

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be available on Microsoft Store locations and top mobile carriers like AT&T, MetroPCS, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless. All told , the app actually looks...

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Ford recalls Fiesta ST, Kuga over engine fire risk

Ford recalls Fiesta ST, Kuga over engine fire risk

The vehicle recall list in North America includes 2014's Escape SUVs, compact Fiesta ST from 2014 and 2015, Fusion mid-sized cars from 2013 and 2014, and small van Transit Connect models from 2013 to ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus camera hands-on

According to the sources, the Galaxy S8, which runs on the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system, will likely have the Google Assistant program, which has similar features to Bixby . The Galaxy S8 ...

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Samsung shares rise after new smartphones launch

Here's a comparison of Samsung and Google's latest flagship smartphones. However, these apps were absent on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, and now we know why. Majority of the retailers have priced...

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James Comey's Twitter account is allegedly discovered

According to a report in Newsweek on Thursday, as early as June or July Comey expressed interest in writing an opinion piece in a major news outlet - possibly the New York Times - stating that Ru...

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SpaceX launches first recycled rocket in historic leap

Elon said the feat means it can fly and refly an orbital class booster, which is the most expensive part of the rocket. Reusability is a key factor in making space flight more affordable and ult...

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Ms. Pac-Man in Google Maps is today's best time-waster

Back in 2015 , one of Google's best pranks was turning Google Maps into a game of Pac-Man, a productivity-destroying joke that set the bar for the company's pranks. Pac-Man to Google Maps. It'll leav...

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Flooding overwhelms Australian towns after cyclone

Flooding overwhelms Australian towns after cyclone

The storm quickly weakened as it moved inland, but has subjected the state to days of drenching rain that has caused widespread flooding in many communities. "But we certainly could still see some peo...

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Stephen King Movie The Dark Tower Delayed Again

Stephen King Movie The Dark Tower Delayed Again

According to a report from Collider, the film was bumped back a week in favor of giving The Emoji Movie an earlier release date. "With no trailer yet released for this film, I wonder if Sony will dela...

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Park arrest, Malaysia deal: Let the corks pop in Pyongyang

The nine Malaysians were received by Foreign Minister Anifah Anan and their eager family members at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport early on Friday. They are the Ambassador's personal assista...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Stunning 'Dual Pixel' Camera Brings Snapchat-like Filters

TechRadar also threw an early review into the ring , giving a preview to the S8's "Infinity Display", which is a curved screen that wraps around most of the phone. Apparently taking the market's out...

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World's Oldest Female Astronaut Sets New Record in Space

According to Marcia Dunn for the Associated Press , the lost shielding is created to protect the ISS from micrometeorite debris, and was one of four pieces that Whitson and Kimbrough were installin...

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Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Director Buys $2330058.00 in Stock

Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Director Buys $2330058.00 in Stock

Shares have risen 2.68% over the trailing 6 months. The share price is now down -18.91% for the past three months. On Wednesday, March 22nd, Fairholme Capital Management L bought 613,900 shares of ...

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Wind advisory in effect for Wilson County on Thursday

Wind advisory in effect for Wilson County on Thursday

Forecasters anticipated peak wind gusts would be 18 mph in Escondido and in the Miramar area; 20 mph in Oceanside and San Diego; 22 mph in Alpine and Ramona; 39 mph on Palomar Mountain; 58 mph in Juli...

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Under-fire Wenger finds a friend in Guardiola

Wenger had initially joked about this saying he interpreted it in "a very positive way" because "there's only one team in London so he's happy!" but then got went serious. He said: "I don't why - if...

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Brexit guidelines: European Union hands Spain power over Gibraltar's future

Brexit guidelines: European Union hands Spain power over Gibraltar's future

Any suggestion Madrid might have a say over the status of the self-governing territory, which is home to important United Kingdom military bases, is likely to raise concerns among its 30,000 inhabitan...

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OTT Wars Just Got More Interesting, Xfinity Instant TV Now on Deck

OTT Wars Just Got More Interesting, Xfinity Instant TV Now on Deck

Rather, Xfinity Instant TV will be available only to Comcast's broadband subscribers in metro areas including Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Seattle and the San Francisco Bay Area. Xfinity ...

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Finding Space Photos Now Easier With NASA's New Image Database

The site is entitled " NASA Image and Video Library " and it must be the coolest thing ever. The space port, a mini space station in essence, would serve as a gateway for missions both to deep s...

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Oldest female astronaut breaks another space record

Images on NASA television showed the shield as a small white dot in the darkness. This is only Whitson's most recent record in a string of them since she flew to the International Space Station in...

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