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At least 24 killed in Syrian evacuation bus convoy explosion

In footage aired on Syrian TV, bodies, including fighters, were seen lying alongside buses, some of which were charred and others gutted from the blast. The militant-held towns of Zabadani and Madaya ...

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North Korea marks founder's birthday with military parade, rolls out missiles

Two North Korean missiles, reportedly KN-08 intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), are paraded across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade on April 15 in Pyongyang , North Korea. "The mo...

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Samsung says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Samsung's premium mobile phone division will be damaged beyond fix if its upcoming flagship fails. In August this year, one of Samsung's customer reported that a Galaxy Note 7 exploded in South...

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Trump reverses many positions since taking office

Tillerson said the US and Russian Federation also agree that North Korea must be "de-nuclearized" and that there needs to be more communication between senior staffers from the former Cold War powers ...

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IPhone of cars? Apple enters self-driving car race

Apple were awarded their permit Friday by the Californian Department of Motor Vehicles to start testing their technology on public roads. The publication reports that the company's permit covers thre...

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NASA reveals discoveries on 'ocean worlds' in our solar system!

NASA reveals discoveries on 'ocean worlds' in our solar system!

Such conditions occur when hot rocks meet ocean water, and may have led to the beginning of microbial life on Earth more than four billion years ago. The moon has captured the imagination of astrono...

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez acquitted on double murder

Despite being found innocent, Hernandez left the courtroom today in tears after the judge sentenced him to an additional four to five years for the weapons conviction, according to Reuters . The main...

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Apple given permission to test self-driving cars in California

Apple joins a growing list of traditional carmakers, technology companies, and small start ups to test drive cars in California - all vying to be the first to bring self-driving cars to the masses. ...

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Samsung won't release a refurbished Galaxy Note 7 in the US

Samsung's announcement that revamped Note 7s will go back on sale, however, surprised some with the timing-just days before it launches its new S8 smartphone on Wednesday in the United States, its fir...

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The Galaxy S8's voice assistant won't support voice commands at launch

Samsung confirmed that voice control would not be ready in time for the Galaxy S8 launch in a statement to The Verge . Despite this, the Samsung Galaxy S8 will arrive with all of Bixby's other feat...

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New Titanfall 2 Content Includes New Maps, New Live Fire Arenas, Titan

New Titanfall 2 Content Includes New Maps, New Live Fire Arenas, Titan

Two more purchasable Prime Titans: Ronin and Tone. If you're looking forward to accessing more Titanfall 2 content in the future, you'll be pleased to learn that the folks at Respawn have annou...

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Nintendo Set New Records With Switch's First Month Of US Sales

According to a recent statement by Nintendo , the newly released Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling console in history for the company. The data, which was compiled by the NPD Group , a r...

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Video reveals face recognition flaw in Galaxy S8

Last month it was reported that Samsung had chose to add facial recognition to the Galaxy S8 because of late doubts about the speed and reliability of the iris scanning feature also included in phon...

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Border plan overlooks driver of illegal immigration: visas

Border plan overlooks driver of illegal immigration: visas

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered CBP and the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to detain those who cross the US-Mexico border without legal documents and present them to a judge. I...

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Russian Federation relations, trust 'at a low point,' says Tillerson in Moscow

Russian Federation relations, trust 'at a low point,' says Tillerson in Moscow

President Trump declared Wednesday that U.S. -Russia relations "may be at an all-time low", while praising his top diplomat Rex Tillerson for discussions in Moscow and said it would be "fantastic" i...

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Samsung's Bixby Not Ready for English-Language Launch

Positioned as a competitor to Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa and Google Now, Bixby will not have key featuers available when the phone ships on April 21, but instead will come in a software update lat...

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NASA JPL's Cassini mission finds ingredients for life on icy moon Enceladus

This moon of Saturn likely has a global subsurface ocean . "The new finding is finding hydrogen coming from the plume of Enceladus", said Spilker, "and it could support potentially microbes with en...

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Amid row over Kulbhushan Jadhav, India cancels maritime talks with Pakistan

Expressing disappointment over Pakistan turning down India's request for consular access to Jadhav, the Indian envoy said, "They have denied our request for consular access 13 times (in the last one y...

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Obama WH photographer mocks Trump for keeping visitor logs secret

Obama WH photographer mocks Trump for keeping visitor logs secret

Secret Service will maintain visitor logs only for certain executive branch offices, including the Office of Management and Budget and the Office of the U.S. "We're reviewing that now", he told a repo...

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Saturn's moon may be "like a candy store for microbes"

Enceladus has almost all of these. "Now, Enceladus is high on the list in the solar system for showing habitable conditions", said Hunter Waite , leader of the Cassini Ion and Neutral Mass Spectr...

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Watch Kim Jong Un's Regime Celebrate Founder's Birthday

Choe Ryong-hae, who is said to be one of the most powerful politicians in North Korea, reportedly said: "We will respond to an all-out war with an all-out war and a nuclear war with our style of a n...

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A Saturn moon may host life

NASA announced on Thursday that its Cassini spacecraft mission to Saturn has gathered new evidence that there's a chemical reaction taking place under the moon's icy surface that could provide con...

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Seeking substitute for EVMs, AAP chief Kejriwal demands postponement of MCD polls

Arvind Kejriwal alleged the Election Commission was trying to brush things under the carpet regarding issues raised over use of EVMs in elections. "So I told him to postpone it by 1-2 months by writin...

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At UN, US tells Russia it's isolating itself by backing Assad

But several experts have said that only the Syrian regime is likely to have stockpiles of Sarin gas. He added that "within record-tight deadlines the parameters of that procedure were agreed on and ...

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N Korean official blames Trump for region's 'vicious cycle'

North Korea's military forces were massed in Pyongyang Saturday for a show of strength by leader Kim Jong-Un as tensions mount over his nuclear ambitions. But on Thursday he was hedging his bets: "I h...

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President Trump reverses himself on four campaign positions

Trump . We're paying disproportionately. It's too much. They're going to have to put some up also. Trump , like Barack Obama before him, proved to be skillful at connecting with Americans in gettin...

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Lots of chances to find Easter eggs

Find the K marked eggs and receive a chocolate bunny. For information, call Richard at (951) 660-2291. Atlanta PlanIt is sharing some of Atlanta's best - and most unique - Easter egg hunts happening...

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Windows 7 and 8.1 Blocked For CPU Updates

Past year too, Microsoft managed to grab headlines when it announced that Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 would continue to receive updates through January 14, 2020 and January 10, 2023 respectively, as the...

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Saturn's moon Enceladus harbours chemical energy for life

Saturn's moon Enceladus harbours chemical energy for life

The presence of ample hydrogen in the ocean of Enceladus implies that microbes, if they do exist on Saturn's moon, could use it to gain energy by combining it with carbon dioxide dissolved in water....

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Alphabet's Verily reveals a concept clinical smartwatch you can't buy

Alphabet's Verily reveals a concept clinical smartwatch you can't buy

The Study Watch will always provide the time, and at times it will also show instructions for studies. Verily already has at least two studies lined up to partner with that will make use of the St...

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Watch now: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' teaser-trailer is here!

Watch now: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' teaser-trailer is here!

A star-studded event that all culminated in the release of the very first trailer for the film, teasing the start of Rey's journey towards destiny. A new poster has also been presented to the pu...

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Good Friday 2017: Meaning and history for the pre-Easter holy day

Good Friday 2017: Meaning and history for the pre-Easter holy day

According to Christian beliefs, Jesus Christ who came down to earth to cleanse the sins of man, suffered immensely as he made his way to Calvary bearing on his shoulders the cross on which he was cr...

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Easter egg hunts upcoming

Easter egg hunts upcoming

Here's a list of Easter Egg Hunts for the weekend of April 15th and 16th. Egg hunt hosted by the Missoula Fraternal Order of Eagles, 11 a.m., Spurgin fast pitch ball field, off Tower Street. But...

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Possible conditions for life discovered on Saturn moon

The decision to destroy Cassini comes from fear of inadvertently contaminating Enceladus or Titan, another of Saturn's moon. In the briefing today, agency also revealed that the Hubble Space Tel...

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India Denied Access To Kulbhushan Jadhav Again, Pakistan Toughens Stand

New Delhi, on the other hand, has slammed the secretive manner in which Jadhav was tried and condemned to death and has said that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran and was taken to Pakistan. Zakaria also...

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