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Embattled FBI Agent Peter Strzok Defiantly Defends Himself at Heated House Hearing

Embattled FBI Agent Peter Strzok Defiantly Defends Himself at Heated House Hearing

In one text exchange, Page wrote to Strzok about Trump: "He's not ever going to become president, right?" Strzok and Page were texting because they were clandestinely dating, because that is how cla...

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ME can expect high seas, rip currents from Tropical Storm Chris

ME can expect high seas, rip currents from Tropical Storm Chris

National Hurricane Centre in Miami say Chris is on track to pass south of Nova Scotia. The storm had maximum sustained winds of about 60 miles per hour Monday morning with stronger gusts but was ...

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Tropical wave now a tropical depression

Tropical wave now a tropical depression

This event is related to the ITCZ ( Inter Tropical Convergence Zone) being modulated by Tropical Depression #2 (now Tropical Storm Beryl ). The National Hurricane Center has been watching a clu...

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Trump's Supreme Court search begins, with youth a key factor

Trump's Supreme Court search begins, with youth a key factor

The strategy mirrors one Mr Trump has been pursuing for appointments to the lower courts, where younger than normal judges have often been selected. A key part of the vetting process will likely be ...

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NASA robot detects complex organic matter on Mars in 'significant breakthrough'

NASA robot detects complex organic matter on Mars in 'significant breakthrough'

The search for life on Mars over the past half century has been an exercise in lowering the bar combined with ever more sophisticated ways of seeking clues. "So way under the ground this methane is tr...

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PM Modi: Unite in fight against plastic pollution

PM Modi: Unite in fight against plastic pollution

With the theme of the Wednesday 2018 being " Beat Plastic Pollution ", Modi noted that the menace was already having a deadly impact on India's marine ecosystem and marine litter, especially micro...

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SpaceX launches SES-12 into orbit using previously flown first stage

SpaceX launches SES-12 into orbit using previously flown first stage

EDT (GMT-4) Monday, the opening of a four-hour window. But according to the SpaceX officials, this launch has been postponed to 4th June quoting the need to reexamine the Falcon 9 rocket and tes...

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New Zealand to spend $600 million to eradicate cattle disease

New Zealand to spend $600 million to eradicate cattle disease

Prime minister Jacinda Ardern said: "This is a tough call - no one ever wants to see mass culls". Long-term management has a projected cost of $1.2 billion. "But industry has always, from the beginn...

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Astronaut and moonwalker Alan Bean dies at 86

Astronaut and moonwalker Alan Bean dies at 86

With Bean's death, only four moonwalkers are still alive - Buzz Aldrin, Dave Scott, Charlie Duke and Harrison "Jack" Schmitt. "He was a one-of-a-kind combination of technical achievement as an astro...

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BC Sues Alberta Over 'Turn-Off-Fuel-Tap' Legislation

BC Sues Alberta Over 'Turn-Off-Fuel-Tap' Legislation

There matters stood until April 8, when Kinder Morgan , owner of the Trans Mountain Pipeline, put further work on the expansion project on hold. "It would be surreal and exceptionally tone deaf for...

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Alberto expected to make landfall Monday

Alberto expected to make landfall Monday

By Monday night, it might be a little bit drier, with the chance of rain dropping to 60 percent, according to the National Weather Service in Miami . A mandatory evacuation order is in effect for a...

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Apple Wants $1 Billion From Samsung at Smartphone Retrial

Apple Wants $1 Billion From Samsung at Smartphone Retrial

The design patents that Samsung infringed concern the physical shape that would become the iPhone, the bezel, and the colorful grid of icons. It will be the third time that the five patents have b...

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Oracle claims Google exfiltrates 1GB of data from Android phones every month

While Google is open about the fact that it uses location information in apps like Maps, the company is not so forthcoming about monitoring location information when these services are not being used....

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NASA Is Sending a Helicopter to Mars

NASA Is Sending a Helicopter to Mars

A remote-controlled helicopter to Mars Helicopter weighs 1.8 kg and the size of a small ball. Due to the atmospheric difference between Earth and Mars , the helicopter will be the equivalent of...

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USA gives green light to drone delivery test program

USA gives green light to drone delivery test program

Lawrence provided committee members with information about FAA efforts to enhance UAS airspace authorization and traffic management through the nationwide beta test of the Low Altitude Authorization...

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Google's Virtual Assistant Mimics Human Voice To Book Appointments

Google's Virtual Assistant Mimics Human Voice To Book Appointments

Up until now, creating a new voice took hundreds of hours in a recording studio. These new voices are powered by WaveNet , an AI-based voice synthesizer created by DeepMind , a subsidiary of Googl...

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Gmail's Smart Compose will autocomplete your emails

Gmail's Smart Compose will autocomplete your emails

The feature follows up on Smart Reply in Gmail that was introduced a year ago. That means that when you're about to email your upstairs neighbor, Gmail might just suggest "Again, I don't want to nag...

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New Fitbit Versa update could make it the best wearable for women

New Fitbit Versa update could make it the best wearable for women

Women's health tracking, meanwhile, will eventually be available to all Fitbit app users, though it's first rolling out to iOS and Windows users (it appears as a tile on in the main app dashboard)...

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Instagram Makes Serious Money Moves With New Payment Feature

Instagram Makes Serious Money Moves With New Payment Feature

Shoppers on Instagram are now redirected off-app to a business' website to process any payments. At Facebook's F8 developer conference , WhatsApp director Mubarik Imam announced that the pl...

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Xiaomi aims to ship 100 million smartphones this year, enter America

Xiaomi aims to ship 100 million smartphones this year, enter America

Shenzhen-based Chinese telecom giant Huawei's global market share ranked third in Q1 after Samsung and Apple , followed by China's Xiaomi and OPPO , the report showed. It continues to grow...

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Elon Musk confirms next Tesla Gigafactory will be in China

Elon Musk confirms next Tesla Gigafactory will be in China

Tesla's manager denied Reuters' report distributed on April 11, which had expressed Model Y generation would begin in November 2019 at the Fremont industrial facility in California as indicated b...

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Oculus Go first look: Facebook's everyday virtual reality experience

Oculus Go first look: Facebook's everyday virtual reality experience

A pre-release page for the headsets popped up on Amazon and a Reddit user spotted a display case of Oculus Go units at a Best Buy at a Fayetteville, Arkansas Best Buy. In the video below Barra...

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WhatsApp bringing group video calls, video chat coming to Instagram

WhatsApp bringing group video calls, video chat coming to Instagram

The company said that more apps will be integrated with Instagram in the future. Instagram will also roll out Video Chat and a new Explore section in the upcoming weeks. Initial partners...

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With Facebook for Dating, you're either out or way too far in

With Facebook for Dating, you're either out or way too far in

Although analysts said Facebook's initial foray would not likely be a threat to established dating sites - some of which are highly specialized to cater to specific groups - its heft and deep pocket...

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Zuckerberg takes stage during Facebook developer conference

Zuckerberg takes stage during Facebook developer conference

Facebook , which is rolling out Clear History amid the Cambridge Analytica flap as well as Zuckerberg's hearings before Congress, did note that Clear History is similar to deleting cookies from ...

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Prince Louis's birth certificate has been revealed

Prince Louis's birth certificate has been revealed

If you skip to 4.30 in the video from 2011, she'll explain just exactly how to pronounce her third child's name. William and Kate's third child was born Monday, a brother to 4-year-old Prince Georg...

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Reliance Q4 net up 17.3% at Rs9,435 crore

Reliance Q4 net up 17.3% at Rs9,435 crore

The RIL stock was trading at Rs998 at 9.20 am, up 2.32 % from the previous day. "FY18 was a landmark year for Reliance , where we established several records on both operating and financial param...

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Amazon now delivers to your vehicle

Amazon now delivers to your vehicle

The retail and technology giant has given its Prime subscribers access to get packaged delivered to the trunk of their auto, without any additional costs. "Receiving a package securely and reliably ...

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Amazon Is Working On A Home Robot To Stalk Us All

Amazon Is Working On A Home Robot To Stalk Us All

The product will reportedly come with far-field microphones and an integrated speaker , as well as a LED light bar. With this " Drop In feature", Amazon aims to recreate the feeling you get when y...

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Apple rolls out iOS 11.3.1 update for foxing iPhone 8 display

Apple rolls out iOS 11.3.1 update for foxing iPhone 8 display

While Android users can access Alexa with the app open on their device, this is a feature that will come to iOS, but has yet to make it through Apple's vetting process. The video also works to promo...

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BMW showed an electric crossover

BMW showed an electric crossover

As BMW says, this vehicle comes as a vital part of the brand's NUMBER ONE NEXT strategy. The BMW iX3 electric SUV is the first vehicle to run on pure electric power. The electric motor, transmission...

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European Union hits pause on Apple's Shazam purchase

European Union hits pause on Apple's Shazam purchase

The Shazam app uses the microphone on a smartphone or computer to identify nearly any song playing nearby, then points users to places they can listen to it, such as Apple Music or Spotify Ltd. Appl...

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OnePlus is offering free Avengers: Infinity War tickets in India

OnePlus is offering free Avengers: Infinity War tickets in India

Commenting on the launch, Noor Patel, Director - Category Management, Amazon India said, " OnePlus 6 is inarguably one of the most anticipated smartphones in India today". OnePlus has released a new...

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AT&T, Verizon under DoJ antitrust investigation for possible eSIM collusion, report says

AT&T, Verizon under DoJ antitrust investigation for possible eSIM collusion, report says

According to the sources cited, officials are looking into whether the two carriers, as well as telecom standards organization GSMA , colluded to make it harder for customers to switch providers. Ver...

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Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco up for Pre-Orders in India

Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco up for Pre-Orders in India

We actually read through the opinions of the masses that responded to the firmware update post on Twitter and we found the hate to be wrongfully aimed at Nokia . Both the phones will be available i...

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Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus, Moto G6 Play launched : Specifications, Features & More

Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus, Moto G6 Play launched : Specifications, Features & More

Motorola may have delayed release this year but it's all good because the new Moto G came with the new Moto E devices. The Moto G6 Plus smartphone is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon ...

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Meet the new Moto G6 and Moto E5: Motorola's latest affordable smartphones

Meet the new Moto G6 and Moto E5: Motorola's latest affordable smartphones

You can get a better feel for the phones , see how they look together and how they fit in the hand. The Moto E5 Play will be restricted to the USA, and its price has not been revealed yet, though...

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NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Satellite Takes Off From Cape Canaveral After Delay

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Satellite Takes Off From Cape Canaveral After Delay

PDT. SpaceX successfully landed the rocket's first stage on a drone ship stationed in the Atlantic Ocean, marking the 24th time SpaceX has recovered one of its boosters. Associate Administrator for NA...

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Luca Maestri Sells 39122 Shares of Apple (AAPL) Stock

Luca Maestri Sells 39122 Shares of Apple (AAPL) Stock

It has underperformed by 64.44% the S&P500. Apple Inc ( AAPL ) now has a 14 day Williams %R of -9.76. Atlanta Capital Group sold 3,540 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)'s stock declined 3.81%. Arrowgra...

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Dark Souls Remastered Delayed on Nintendo Switch

Dark Souls Remastered Delayed on Nintendo Switch

The publisher had previously announced a May 25 release for the upcoming remaster on every platform, but it seems the Switch and the already sold out Solaire of Astora amiibo are no longer part of...

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