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SpaceX launches classified payload for US

The planned launch will mark the fifth of almost two dozen launched scheduled to fly this year. SpaceX , the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk , launched a Falcon 9 rocket from NASA's Kennedy...

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Deshaun Watson Had 'Overwhelmingly Positive' Meeting With Texans

Deshaun Watson Had 'Overwhelmingly Positive' Meeting With Texans

After being selected by the Houston Texans as the 12th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft, the quarterback out of Clemson emotionally broke down while reading a handwritten letter penned to him by his...

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Google device codenamed

Google device codenamed "Taimen" Spotted on Geekbench with Android O

Rather than name two new Nexus phones, the search engine giant unveiled the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. The company is expected to launch new-generation smartphones later this year and as always, the r...

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France's Macron to unveil list of candidates for new party

Jean Petaux, a professor at Sciences Po Bordeaux commented on the voter behavior stating that the majority of French people "chose not to let France to the nationalism defended by the Front National...

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Delhi sizzles at 44 degrees

Delhi sizzles at 44 degrees

Allahabad recorded a high of 45.7 degrees Celsius, while it was 45.4 in Jhansi. According to Met officials, maximum temperature on Saturday was 41.4 degrees Celsius which stuck at the normal tempera...

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Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

Worldwide data throughput and storage is ensured by industry-leading SLAs (service level agreements), which meet enterprise needs with 99.99% availability, as well as read and write latencies in the 9...

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Newcastle United chief Ashley: Rafa can have 'every last penny'

Newcastle United chief Ashley: Rafa can have 'every last penny'

More than £50m was spent on new players last summer as Newcastle assembled one of the most expensive squads in Championship history, although nearly £70m was recouped from player sales. " Yes, I think...

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Pakistan committed to completion of CEPC at earliest: PM Nawaz

MANILA- The "Belt and Road" forum is a chance for President Rodrigo Duterte to remind China of the $15-billion soft loans it had promised, an analyst said Friday. And some observers question whether t...

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Climate talks open in Bonn, with all eyes on Washington

With the rest of the world waiting ever since, Trump has said he will make his decision before the next G7 meeting on May 26-27 in Sicily. The Paris accord was hailed as the last chance to stave o...

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Deal Reached For Chinese Market Access For Beef By Mid-Summer

Deal Reached For Chinese Market Access For Beef By Mid-Summer

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., who said the trade was vital to the success of farmers and ranchers, also touted the opening of Chinese markets to US natural gas exports as part of the deal made by th...

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Mourinho: Romero will start Europa League final

Jose Mourinho admitted Manchester United defender Eric Bailly had been naive to allow himself to be baited into the red card against Celta Vigo that rules him out of the Europa League final. "I have...

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Christian governor's blasphemy conviction sparks protests in Jakarta

Christian governor's blasphemy conviction sparks protests in Jakarta

He was sentenced to two years' jail on Tuesday for blasphemy against Islam. Bachtiar Nasir's National Movement to Safeguard the Fatwas of the Indonesian Ulemas Council (GNPF-MUI) has been especial...

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Xamarin Live Player (almost) takes the Mac out of iOS development

Xamarin Live Player (almost) takes the Mac out of iOS development

As a developer, you needed access to Mac machines to simulate Apple environment to fully test an iOS app on it. Called Xamarin Live Player , the app allows developers to link their iOS or Android p...

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Ways to Honor Mom on Mother's Day

There were plenty of big things Mom did - starting with giving birth to her four sons and one daughter, raising them with love and care and working hard to support her family, along with my dad. Aft...

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Cyber attack disrupting British NHS was worldwide: May

Cyber attack disrupting British NHS was worldwide: May

They both said they had been hit by versions of the "WannaCry" ransomware - malicious software which encrypts the information on a device, then demands a ransom to return it. "The only sensible way to...

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Full Moon Tonight: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Full Moon Tonight: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May's "full flower" moon is set to appear in the sky Wednesday evening. At the exact full moon time, 6:52 pm local, the Sun, Earth, and Moon will be in flawless alignment. May's full moon is calle...

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Leaked NSA tools used in global cyber attack, analysts say

While not much is known about the apparently widespread attack using Wanna Decryptor, it is believed the ransomware has primarily been spread through phishing email attacks. Clearly, as has always b...

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These are the engines SpaceX will use to get us to Mars

These are the engines SpaceX will use to get us to Mars

As can be seen in the video attached above, the Falcon Heavy core engine (it has three engines) has been strapped down to the launch pad at SpaceX's test site and development facility in McGregor, T...

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Who you gonna call? Dinosaur named for 'Ghostbusters' beast Zuul

Who you gonna call? Dinosaur named for 'Ghostbusters' beast Zuul

Scientists made a decision to name it after the Ghostbuster baddie because they shared similar features, such as a block head and short-snot. "The shape of the horns and the ornaments on the skull a...

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Hero railway worker SAVES suicidal woman from jumping in front of train

Hero railway worker SAVES suicidal woman from jumping in front of train

Reports said Weng suffered injuries when he knocked his head on the ground during the rescue act. Surveillance footage from the scene released by state broadcaster CCTV shows a woman, believed to be...

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Cyberattack: Up to 74 countries affected by ransomware, say experts

The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers. Hacking tools believed to belong to the NSA th...

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2-magnitude quake recorded off coast of El Salvador

2-magnitude quake recorded off coast of El Salvador

About 40 tremors have been recorded in the area in the past week. According to the report, they're striking along the Seattle fault, which runs from Sammamish, through Bellevue, the southern edge of S...

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Large Cyber Attack Hits England's NHS Hospital System; Ransoms Demanded

Staff may have to revert to paper systems which will naturally cause delays. Earlier versions of the same ransomware made no effort to steal data, instead just making it unusable, suggesting the lat...

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English hospitals turn patients away after cyber attack cripples system

Post the cyber attack, details of patient records and appointment schedules, as well as internal phone lines and emails, have all been rendered inaccessible. "For now we've not been affected but we're...

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How to watch the 2017 Eurovision Grand Final

How to watch the 2017 Eurovision Grand Final

They're both hopeful that after two previous attempts at Eurovision, with Guy Sebastian in 2015 and Dami Im in 2016, that this could be Australia's year. Just for the sheer patriotism on display fro...

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Things Aren't Looking Good For The Four Americans Detained In North Korea

Did Moon, during his days as chief of staff to the Roh administration, seek then-North Korean leader Kim Jong Il's opinion on how South Korea should vote on a United Nations resolution in 2007 that co...

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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center

This launch marks SpaceX's first for the Department of Defense (DOD) after the U.S. Air Force certified the Falcon 9 to launch satellites for national security purposes in 2015. If any difficulties ...

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Microsoft Azure finally has an Android app

Microsoft Azure finally has an Android app

The schema-free, multi-model database is capable of supporting key-value, documents, graphs, columnar data, and various APIs to access data from the likes of MongoDB . "Tapping into Azure Cosmos DB ...

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School: Boy, 8, Who Killed Himself Never Said He Was Bullied

School: Boy, 8, Who Killed Himself Never Said He Was Bullied

Attorneys also told the AP that Reynolds decided herself to pick Gabriel up from school and that she didn't take him to the hospital until her sister, who was baby-sitting while Reynolds was at work, ...

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UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

A source familiar with the matter told Interfax that the ministry did not lose any information in the attacks. "This cyber-attack is awful news and a real worry for patients", Labour's health spokesma...

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