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Newest Trump order targets Obama's marine sanctuaries for possible oil drilling

Newest Trump order targets Obama's marine sanctuaries for possible oil drilling

For instance, Obama had used his authority under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to protect Arctic areas from oil drilling late a year ago, a move Trump's order seeks to undo. "Given that the ...

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US spy agency stops gathering some messages from Americans

US spy agency stops gathering some messages from Americans

The National Security Agency announced on Friday it will be halting one facet of a highly controversial intelligence program that allowed the spy agency to scoop up large quantities of electronic ...

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Andy Murray losses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals

Murray, though, still looks a pale shadow of the player that rose to number one on a spectacular run at the end of past year as he struggles for form and fitness after an elbow injury. "I was happy to...

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Some Galaxy S8 owners in South Korea are encountering red-tinted screens

LCD panels usually have three sub pixels (red, blue, green) but with the Galaxy S8's OLED panel, you have two sub pixels - red-green and blue-green. It has been quite some time since Samsung has annou...

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Brendan Rodgers thinks Rangers could play into Celtic's hands

Brendan Rodgers thinks Rangers could play into Celtic's hands

Dedryck Boyata headed in Griffiths' swirling free-kick before Kenny Miller replied for Rangers and Mikael Lustig curled in the visitors' fifth. It was a mighty let-off for Rangers , but it was ...

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Prime Minister Modi stresses on need for weeding out VIP culture

Prime Minister Modi stresses on need for weeding out VIP culture

He even mentioned the removal of "lal baati" (red beacons) from cars of VIP's. We are ensuring the VIP culture is removed from the minds of the select few "VIPs". This scheme is valid till October 14....

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Alphabet revenue rises on surge in mobile advertising, YouTube popularity

Revenue from Google properties reached $17.4 billion, up 21.5 percent over a year ago. Analysts expected the company to report earnings of $7.40 a share on sales of $24.22 billion. But Alph...

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Scientists march against threat they face in post-fact age

His comments come as thousands of people around the world participate in science rallies. The March for Science is a global movement to defend science and its role in health, the economy and governm...

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Samsung releases update that fixes the Galaxy S8's red display non-problem

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus come with a wide range of new features and Samsung has released a video which shows off some of these features. It says that it's in the nature of Super AMOLED dis...

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Scientists develop artificial womb to help premature babies grow

If you're already feeling queasy at the idea of lab-grown humans, that's not what this machine is designed for. That's not saying that a premature baby will not be as intelligent as a baby born late...

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NES Classic Edition Shipped 2.3 Million Units Worldwide Before Its Cancellation

NES Classic Edition Shipped 2.3 Million Units Worldwide Before Its Cancellation

The reason for ceasing the production of the NES Classic Edition remains unconfirmed as at press time , but there has been whispers going around pointing out that Nintendo had its hand forced in or...

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Scientists just discovered something awesome about the soil on Mars

Scientists just discovered something awesome about the soil on Mars

For the goal of the study, the scientists deployed a rubber tube. The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, follows a US Congress bill signed by Donald Trump last month directing NAS...

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Sindhu enters second round, Saina bows out

Sindhu enters second round, Saina bows out

However, after a brilliant first game win, Sindhu started trailing 11-7 in the second. 3 Sindhu was in impeccable form and brushed aside the 15th ranked Japanese Aya Ohori with remarkable ease in a ...

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Joker Officially Announced For Injustice 2

Joker Officially Announced For Injustice 2

The Joker will return in Injustice 2 - despite having had a hole punched through his chest by Superman in Injustice: Gods Among Us and the alternate universe Joker returning to his original dimens...

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DNA From Dirt: Tracing Ancient Humans Found in 'Empty' Caves

DNA From Dirt: Tracing Ancient Humans Found in 'Empty' Caves

Still, the technique opens up incredible opportunities for researchers. The group that worked on today's study - including author Matthias Meyer at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropol...

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Nasa's Cassini sends first view from inside Saturn's rings as finale starts

Another intra-ring pass is scheduled for May 2. Modelling of this region predicted that Cassini might come into contact with ring particles where the craft crossed the ring plane, however it was c...

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Macron hunts for France's rural vote

Ms Le Pen told a press conference that she and Nicolas Dupont-Aignan, who lost in the election's first round with 4.7 percent of the vote, shared a "common project that we will promote together". In a...

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Mobile Galaxy S6 edge

The new Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime will be running Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. You also get 16GB of built-in memory, which is expandable further with a microSD card. We don't usually see Android N...

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Big race double for Willie Mullins at Punchestown

Big race double for Willie Mullins at Punchestown

Ruby Walsh threw everything into his finish on Nichols Canyon after the last but the horse named after the boxer Frank Bruno's famous catchphrase faced up to the onslaught and refused to give an inch....

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Astronaut Peggy Whitson sets American record for cumulative time spent in space

Astronaut Peggy Whitson sets American record for cumulative time spent in space

Trump joked around with Whitson and said that he preferred astronauts over politicians. Speaking from the Oval Office, President Trump, along with his daughter Ivanka and NASA astronaut Kate Rubin...

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Late-season storm to deliver rain, snow to Denver, Front Range

Late-season storm to deliver rain, snow to Denver, Front Range

Power interruptions possible.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. By 6 p.m. Wednesday, the Brainer...

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Maria Sharapova relying on French Open wild card after Kristina Mladenovic defeat

The 30-year-old five-time Grand Slam victor is yet to drop a set in Stuttgart and powered past Estonias Kontaveit, ranked 73rd, for a 6-3, 6-4 quarterfinal win in one hour, 23 minutes. The French play...

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Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime Budget Smartphone With Android 7.0 Nougat Launched

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime runs with the help of the home-grown Exynos chipset that houses a 1.35GHz quad-core processor and 1.5GB of RAM. Looking at the specs, the phone doesn't seem like a great ...

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Trump won't scrap Nafta trade deal 'at this time'

Trump reiterated those points Thursday morning, tweeting, "if we do not reach a fair deal for all, we will then terminate Nafta". The Financial Times says it received a leaked draft executive order ...

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NASA craft dives between Saturn and its rings

NASA craft dives between Saturn and its rings

The lack of contact was due to the spacecraft positioning its 13-foot (four-meter) dish-shaped high-gain antenna as a shield in the direction of tiny particles from the ring plane, which could disable...

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Samsung Pay lands in four more nations

According to Mashable Samsung is trialling the service first in India, where it is now making negotiations with payment providers. Samsung India has announced the availability of Unified Payments ...

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Zelda remake turns BOTW into a free-to-play PC game

Check out the similarities between Breath of the NES and BOTW's early prototype below! To give people an idea of how it looks and sounds, Nintendo has uploaded a gameplay video to YouTube. To an...

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First American Financial posts 1Q profit

Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 3,086 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $48,141.60. The gap was reported on April, 28 by Barchart.com. Beck Lc has...

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'Alt-Right' Slams Ann Coulter's Berkeley Cancellation

Later on Wednesday, conservative provocateur Ann Coulter said she was forced to cancel her speech, originally scheduled for Thursday, after the conservative groups who'd originally invited her backed ...

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

And there can be no Guardians party without Groot. Stylistically, Vol. 2 combines the bouncy, sugar-rush aesthetic of the first movie, and smashes it together with the trippy, LSD-inspired visuals...

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone Sales Fall Flat, China's Huawei Grabs Market Share

Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone Sales Fall Flat, China's Huawei Grabs Market Share

We're talking primarily domestic leader Huawei, up around 6 million units from Q1 2016 on the back of P, Mate, Y Series and Honor brand success, as well as OPPO and Vivo , which thrived thanks to c...

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US President Donald Trump Calls International Space Station To Congratulate Astronaut's Achievement

After becoming the first woman to command the Space Station in 2008, and the first woman to command the Station twice (on April 9th, 2017), she has now set the record for cumulative time spent in spac...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 nearly shipped with this KILLER feature, internal components reveals

Samsung Galaxy S8 nearly shipped with this KILLER feature, internal components reveals

The company launched Galaxy after thorough check ups on the batteries to make sure that it does not repeat the fiasco of Note 7. SK Innovation achieved its third-highest operating profit ever in the f...

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Elliott welcomes Samsung's share cancellation, expects more progress

It also comes soon after Elliott pressured Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton to demerge its petroleum assets, downgrade its ASX listing and collapse its dual listed company structure. "Samsun...

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Skyworks Slips Despite FYQ2 Beat; 'Solid' Report, Says Drexel Hamilton

Skyworks Slips Despite FYQ2 Beat; 'Solid' Report, Says Drexel Hamilton

FMR LLC boosted its stake in Skyworks Solutions by 3.7% in the fourth quarter. Also, insider Peter L. Gammel sold 1,500 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 17t...

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