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Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

Shaw's friend, Brandon McMurry was similarly honored for his role in helping stop the nude gunman who'd entered the Nashville-area restaurant early Sunday and opened fire with an AR-15, killing four. ...

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Sky Withdraws Recommendation of Fox Takeover After Comcast Offer

Sky Withdraws Recommendation of Fox Takeover After Comcast Offer

It is now up to media billionaire Rupert Murdoch to decide whether to increase Fox's bid to stave off Comcast's challenge. Comcast said it intends to give binding undertakings to maintain safe...

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WhatsApp is banning under-16s in Europe ahead of GDPR

WhatsApp is banning under-16s in Europe ahead of GDPR

People will also have the right to have their personal data erased. It said: "Our goal is simply to explain how we use and protect the limited information we have about you". Are you excited to get th...

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'Very good chance' of a US-China trade deal

'Very good chance' of a US-China trade deal

Without tariffs on Chinese steel wheels and wheel assemblies, Americana - one of the last US companies making steel wheels for RVs - will have no choice but to reduce production and staffing, Pizzola ...

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FAA Orders More Engine Inspections after Southwest Accident

FAA Orders More Engine Inspections after Southwest Accident

Following the fatal engine failure on a 737 Tuesday, the Federal Aviation Administration is poised to issue an emergency airworthiness directive calling for stepped up inspections of the CFM56-7B engi...

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Going out of business sale to begin Friday at Eau Claire Younkers

Going out of business sale to begin Friday at Eau Claire Younkers

Bon Ton is bankrupt, and they had no buyers interested in keeping any of the stores open at an auction this week. Almost 25,000 employees will soon be out of work, including more than 350 in Nebraska....

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China hits USA sorghum with anti-dumping measure

China hits USA sorghum with anti-dumping measure

The ministry said it ordered importers to pay Chinese customs a deposit amounting to 178.6 percent of the value of imported sorghum. It said the investigation had found Chinese imports of sorghum ...

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Here's how Facebook tracks you even when you're logged out

Here's how Facebook tracks you even when you're logged out

During questioning, it was revealed by Zuckerberg that Facebook doesn't just track the data and usage of its registered users. According to Baser, all websites and applications that use its to...

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Scientists accidentally engineer a plastic-eating enzyme

Scientists accidentally engineer a plastic-eating enzyme

In studying the plastic-eating enzyme that the bacterium produced, they were looking at how the enzyme evolved - in the process, a tweak to the enzyme revealed that they had inadvertently made it even...

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Syria airstrikes, Trump tweet afterward, topics of Sunday talk shows

Syria airstrikes, Trump tweet afterward, topics of Sunday talk shows

Russian news agencies quoted the lawmakers as saying Assad was in a "good mood" and had praised the Soviet-era air defence systems used by Syria to help to repel the Western attacks. The council f...

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Iran said to allow Russian Federation to deploy 'strategic aircraft' in its territory

The statement comes after Iran , a strong ally of Syria, this week threatened to respond to an airstrike on a Syrian military base that the Syrian government, Russian Federation and Iran blamed on Is...

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England humiliates India 6-0 to take bronze in women's hockey

England humiliates India 6-0 to take bronze in women's hockey

Kristina O'Hara is beaten on a unanimous points decision by the legendary Mary Kom in 45 to 48 kg category. Mary Kom struck her at will, her right hooks being especially telling. The heartbreak of m...

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Uber is adding safety features it resisted for years

Uber is adding safety features it resisted for years

Arizona had been a key hub for Uber's autonomous project, with about half the company's 200 self-driving cars and a staff of hundreds. The crash has raised questions about the lack of clear safe...

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Volkswagen CEO sacked in bid to draw line under Dieselgate

Volkswagen CEO sacked in bid to draw line under Dieselgate

Automaker Volkswagen is replacing CEO Matthias Mueller with core brand head Herbert Diess and announcing a new management structure the German automaker said would enable faster decision-making as...

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Russia's En+ says U.S. sanctions highly likely to hurt business

Russia's En+ says U.S. sanctions highly likely to hurt business

Shares of United Company Rusal Plc fell 31 percent on Monday after the Russian aluminum giant was included in a new US sanctions list. Rio Tinto Plc, is reviewing its dealings with Rusal to ensu...

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Approval for Bayer, Monsanto Merger Could Plow US Farmers Under

Approval for Bayer, Monsanto Merger Could Plow US Farmers Under

Graham Capital Lp accumulated 8,440 shs. Stock in St. Louis-based Monsanto tumbled last month as DOJ antitrust officials feared that a Bayer-Monsanto merger would hurt competition. Tennessee-based...

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VW's Diess Goes From Lame Duck to Top Dog in Two Years

VW's Diess Goes From Lame Duck to Top Dog in Two Years

To ensure Diess gets backing for his plans, Volkswagen's (VW) supervisory board will seek to replace personnel chief Karlheinz Blessing with a works council executive, Gunnar Kilian, who works direc...

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14 dead in Canada hockey bus crash

14 dead in Canada hockey bus crash

Twenty-one-year-old Logan Boulet was reported to have been taken off life support yesterday - his family say his organs were donated. There was no mention of the truck driver. "These young athletes. T...

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YouTube shooter visited gun range before attack, police say

YouTube shooter visited gun range before attack, police say

Barberini also said the 39-year-old got into the building through a parking garage, and that investigators are in the process of executing search warrants at two properties. Three people were transpor...

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Trump attacks Washington Post, calls it Amazon's 'chief lobbyist'

Trump attacks Washington Post, calls it Amazon's 'chief lobbyist'

It is kind of a like a radar for how "in-play" a stock is. It means that I, the lowly scribbler of a couple columns a week, paid more to support the federal government and its myriad programs in 201...

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Prince Charles's wife Camilla not bored at ceremony, insists Commonwealth Games president

Prince Charles's wife Camilla not bored at ceremony, insists Commonwealth Games president

An image of the pair was shared online on Wednesday. As they clutched a photo of them with the prince, taken on the day they were last together, the sisters were given a warm reception by the now 69...

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Russia Sanctions Will Not Affect Trump- Putin Meeting Plans: White House

Russia Sanctions Will Not Affect Trump- Putin Meeting Plans: White House

Despite the latest sanctions , which took the number of people and entities linked with Russian Federation to be punished since Mr Trump took office to 189, the White House has said discussions abo...

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Wall St recovers from sharp losses sparked by China tariffs

Wall St recovers from sharp losses sparked by China tariffs

Still, Pride said all of the proposed tariffs add up to a pretty small fraction of trade between the US and China, and overall, they wouldn't affect the nation's economy that much if they do go into e...

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Lockheed Gets $247M NASA Supersonic X-Plane Development Contract

Lockheed Gets $247M NASA Supersonic X-Plane Development Contract

It will fly at a cruising altitude of about 55,000 feet (17,000 meters) and reach a speed of 1.4 times the speed of sound (about 1,000 miles per hour, or 1,600 km/h). In his budget plan proposition, T...

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India's manufacturing sector growth declines in Mar, a 5-month low

India's manufacturing sector growth declines in Mar, a 5-month low

Output and new orders both expanded in March albeit at a slower pace. The indicators of inventory, finished good stocks , imports, order backlog and supplier deliveries recorded a faster rate of ...

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Trump Suggested Meeting With Putin In Washington, DC

Trump Suggested Meeting With Putin In Washington, DC

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the White House was among "a number of potential venues" discussed in the phone call . After the call, Washington expelled 60 Russian diplom...

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Can North Korea Handle a K-Pop Invasion?

Can North Korea Handle a K-Pop Invasion?

South Korea's K-pop stars have reportedly performed in North Korea for the first time in more than a decade as the two countries on the divided peninsula prepare for a rare summit. One concert took pl...

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Uber "reaches settlement" with family of killed pedestrian

Nvidia has also halted testing of AVs until more is known about the cause of the Uber collision. The exact nature of "autonomous mode" at that time has not been clarified by Uber. Toyota Motor Corp an...

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Tesla Debt Downgrade Worse Than Crash Investigation

Tesla Debt Downgrade Worse Than Crash Investigation

Moody's said Tesla was targeting weekly production of 2,500 Model 3 vehicles by the end of March, and 5,000 per week by the end of June, down from the company's year earlier production expectation...

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Uber continues Asia retreat with sale to Grab

Uber continues Asia retreat with sale to Grab

Grab will integrate Uber's ridesharing and food delivery business in eight countries in the region into Grab's existing multi-modal transportation and fintech platform. Chief executive and co-found...

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Self-driving Jaguar I-Pace to be designed and engineered with Google

Self-driving Jaguar I-Pace to be designed and engineered with Google

John Krafcik, Waymo CEO also added, "In joining forces with Waymo we are pioneering to push the boundaries of technology". "We made some comments over the weekend over the situation in Arizona, ...

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Stars descend on Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's pre-engagement party - See pics

Stars descend on Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's pre-engagement party - See pics

Apart from them, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan arrived looking extremely gorgeous along with her pretty daughter Aaradhya . Also at the party was actress Katrina Kaif . Ambani's and Mehta's are good fa...

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Michigan State dean accused of storing nude photos

Michigan State dean accused of storing nude photos

At a news conference Tuesday, special prosecutor Bill Forsyth, who is leading the investigation, declined to answer any questions, including those about the evidence collected from Strampel's computer...

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Huawei Mate 10 to get P20 AI features with Android 8.1

Huawei Mate 10 to get P20 AI features with Android 8.1

The P20 Pro's triple-camera system is co-developed with German camera maker Leica . Included on this phone is a 40-megapixel RGB sensor (f/1.8 aperture), 20-megapixel Monochrome sensor (f/1.6 ape...

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Elon Musk Joins #DeleteFacebook, Shuts Down SpaceX & Tesla Pages

Elon Musk Joins #DeleteFacebook, Shuts Down SpaceX & Tesla Pages

Recently, a whistleblower, Christopher Wylie shocked the world when he revealed that data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica and Facebook were involved in a scandal wherein the former illegally lifted ...

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More questions about that deadly Uber crash in Arizona

More questions about that deadly Uber crash in Arizona

Uber says miles per intervention isn't a measure of the overall safety of its autonomous vehicle testing operations, but rather a way to track the system's improvement. Uber did not immediately resp...

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Nissan promises 8 new EVs and 1m yearly sales by 2022

Nissan promises 8 new EVs and 1m yearly sales by 2022

As part of Nissan M.O.V.E.to 2022, the company plans to extend its leadership in electric vehicles, symbolized by the world's best-selling all-electric vehicle in history, the Nissan LEAF . Klein dec...

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Oil prices fall as increased USA drilling activity points to higher output

Oil prices fall as increased USA drilling activity points to higher output

After the decline in inventories, crude prices extended their daily gains. Meanwhile, worries about an escalation between Saudi Arabia and Iran deepened as Crown Prince Mohammed began his two-we...

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Wall St edges higher on oil jump, tech still soft

Wall St edges higher on oil jump, tech still soft

Investors are also focused on the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting where it is expected to raise interest rates by a quarter %age point. Markets were also spooked by signs of a brewing globa...

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United reviewing pet policy after string of mishaps

United reviewing pet policy after string of mishaps

Under fire for its handling of pets, United Continental Holdings Inc. will stop taking reservations for its live-animal shipping program at least until May 1 while it reviews the program. It carried a...

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