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AT&T, Comcast Fire Back At Criticism Over Internet Privacy Policies

AT&T, Comcast Fire Back At Criticism Over Internet Privacy Policies

The public backlash has been strong - people are even donating to GoFundMes seeking to buy the browsing histories of members of Congress (although the success of those efforts is very much in doubt as...

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AT&T, Comcast defend repeal of internet privacy rules

AT&T, Comcast defend repeal of internet privacy rules

The decision by the Congress and Senate blocked Federal Communications Commission rules passed in October 2016 that were not set to go into effect until December 2017. Meanwhile, in its privacy statem...

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Apple To Release Special Red Version Of iPhone 7 This Friday

A portion of the sales revenue from the new red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is to go to the AIDS-fighting organization Red, with which Apple has collaborated for more than a decade. In India, this new ...

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LDS Temple to be built in Pocatello

Following Sunday's announcement to build five new temples, there are now 21 temple pending construction. Hinckley said the temple would relieve the pressure on the Provo Utah Temple which was "opera...

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Guardiola backs Wenger to silence critics

Guardiola backs Wenger to silence critics

Arsenal, sitting 6th in the table, desperately need a win to boost up the confidence in what looks like a confused dressing room. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola agrees with Arsene Wenger's be...

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SpaceX makes history by sending a recycled rocket into space

Eight and a half minutes later, the first stage stuck the landing on a drone ship off the Atlantic coast, the second successful landing and first successful one at sea. That booster then underwent fou...

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Toshiba likely to miss quarterly earnings deadline for 3rd time

Toshiba likely to miss quarterly earnings deadline for 3rd time

That's right - they think these 10 stocks are even better buys. For Toshiba , the main contractor or a major component supplier to 20 of those reactors, that's a stable business, and one of its mos...

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Crucial Part of ISS Shield Misplaced During Thursday Spacewalk

The piece went missing halfway through the seven-hour spacewalk . American astronaut performing a spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Thursday. It was the 41st extravehicular a...

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Melting sea ice may actually increase Arctic sea life

Researchers have warned that massive blooms of phytoplankton that have recently been found growing under the Arctic Sea may become more prevalent in the future, which could cause significant disruptio...

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"Gong Show" creator & TV pioneer Chuck Barris dead at 87

In 2002 the LA Times asked how much of the book was outright fantasy and he insisted, "I'll never answer that question". The twist jump-started Barris' career and the careers of several others a...

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Sean Spicer Says Trump Wants Flynn to Testify

Sean Spicer Says Trump Wants Flynn to Testify

Last Thursday, Flynn's lawyer had issued a statement saying his client had a story to tell but needed to protect himself against "unfair prosecution". Even if Flynn is granted congressional immunit...

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1 in 3 voters give President Trump a grade F

1 in 3 voters give President Trump a grade F

The poll also spoke to people who did not vote, such as Whitni Milton, 31, a professional singer from Atlanta who generally votes Democrat, but was "disgusted" by both candidates. Trump voter Joshly...

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WWE 2K17 free to play this weekend on Xbox One

WWE 2K17 free to play this weekend on Xbox One

That means players who like wrestling games can play at no cost, beyond the subscription for the Xbox Live Gold, of course. Xbox games are coming with gold updates in a Gold April 2017 month, Xbox...

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Flynn files revised financial disclosures that include Russian payments

Flynn files revised financial disclosures that include Russian payments

Mr. Flynn wants immunity from prosecution before he agrees to testify in any investigation of Russian meddling in the presidential race. Flynn's attorney, Robert Kelner, told NBC News on Saturday ...

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South Africa's new finance minister vows 'radical' change

There's been been major concerns about the men and women President Jacob Zuma has chosen. "Holy wow. Midnight ministerial massacre in South Africa", former U.S. Zuma gave no reason for the recall. A...

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House Intelligence postpones closed session with FBI, NSA

House Intelligence postpones closed session with FBI, NSA

That investigation was confirmed earlier this month by Comey. It looks like somebody found FBI Director James Comey's secret Twitter and Instagram accounts Thursday afternoon. WATCH COMEY TALK ABO...

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Gonzaga to face North Carolina in college final

Meeks , the only Tar Heel who could shoot straight Saturday night, grabbed the game-saving offensive rebound in a 77-76 victory over OR after ice cold Carolina missed its fourth straight free throw do...

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Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Not Coming To US

Samsung Electronics has established three principles to ensure that Galaxy Note 7 devices are recycled and processed in an environmentally-friendly manner. It's unclear how this plan would affect the ...

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Badgers react to devastating overtime loss to Florida

If you guessed the Wisconsin Badgers , then you are correct. There will be no third Final Four in four years for the Wisconsin basketball team. But for all the talk about Wisconsin's maturity,...

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Chiozza hits 3 at buzzer in OT, leads Florida past Wisconsin

Chiozza hits 3 at buzzer in OT, leads Florida past Wisconsin

Through overtime and a pair of desperation, buzzer-beating three-pointers, No. 4 Florida and No. 8 Wisconsin produced the game of the NCAA tournament in the final matchup of the Sweet 16. It was t...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Unboxed And Coming On April 21

The Galaxy S8 comes with iris scanning and built-in facial recognition. Nearly all the carriers in the U.S. are also bundling Samsung VR Gear free with Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + smartphones. ...

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Nth Carolina to scrap bathroom law

At the same time, it prevents local authorities from imposing mandates on businesses regarding bathroom access but does nothing to prevent businesses from adopting more progressive policies if they ...

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Broadband providers reaffirm privacy policies amid FCC rules flap

Broadband providers reaffirm privacy policies amid FCC rules flap

AT&T and Comcast are pushing back against concerns that the repeal of Obama-era internet privacy rules might harm their customers and lead to invasive business practices that rely on harvesting you...

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Maruti, Hyundai clock record yearly sales in 2016-17

Maruti, Hyundai clock record yearly sales in 2016-17

With this, it has ended 2016-17 with its highest ever total sales of 1,568,603 units, a growth of 9.8 percent and includes its highest ever domestic sales of 1,444,541 units. "The launch of the Hexa, ...

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Space Station Drama After Vital Micrometeorite Shielding Floats Away

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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Vladimir Putin says global cycles not humans responsible for climate change

Vladimir Putin says global cycles not humans responsible for climate change

Peskov addressed the sanctions put in place by former President Barack Obama last December, which were accompanied by Obama stating that there were a number of Russian intelligence operatives who att...

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SpaceX reuses Falcon 9 rocket, but long road ahead for military adoption

SpaceX reuses Falcon 9 rocket, but long road ahead for military adoption

SpaceX inspected and refurbished the first stage for reuse, breaking the normal paradigm of rocket launches in which spent boosters are jettisoned and disposed in the ocean. Traditionally, rockets are...

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Flooding overwhelms Australian towns after Cyclone Debbie

Flooding overwhelms Australian towns after Cyclone Debbie

JUST IN: Authorities confirm man's body, believed to be 77-year-old Nelson Raebel, was found just before 4pm. Police Commissioner Ian Stewart says it's still a unsafe situation. Ms Berejikilian said...

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House Votes to Limit EPA Decision Making

After halting the prohibition on Wednesday, Pruitt said, "By reversing the (Obama) Administration's steps to ban one of the most widely used pesticides in the world, we are returning to using sound ...

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North Carolina against Gonzaga in final

That said, this scrappy North Carolina team will be the toughest test of the postseason for Gonzaga , and I expect this one to be very close. Gonzaga held off a second-half surge by SC to win 7...

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Before this, rockets could only be used once, that has changed

Before this, rockets could only be used once, that has changed

Reused rockets are part of the launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy program and on Friday Musk tweeted the Falcon Heavy launch will occur in the late summer. (Musk) "Fly and re-fly an orbit-class booster, ...

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'Maybe worse than Cold War': Kremlin spokesman on US-Russia relations

The Kremlin spokesman said that however bad relations are now between Russian Federation and the USA, they could improve. "This campaign was nothing but slander, all those fake news [stories] having...

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Peggy Whitson Breaks Spacewalking Record

She beat the current time record for total spacewalking time by a woman. Thursday's spacewalk was also seven hours and four minutes long, allowing Whitson to set a new record for the most accumulate...

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Ferrari's Win In F1 Australian GP Paints Clear Picture Of 2017 Championship

Ferrari's Win In F1 Australian GP Paints Clear Picture Of 2017 Championship

With Vettel charging to victory at the 2017 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne Raikkonen endured a frustrating race to finish fourth but 22 seconds off his team-mate despite suffering no mechanica...

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Kushner's new to government, but not to business

Kushner's new to government, but not to business

The disclosures about their real estate and business holdings came in a mass document release by the White House late Friday showing the possibly unprecedented wealth and financial assets of scores of...

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