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USA poll hacking: Russian Federation says MI6 ex-spy 'runaway crook'

Donald Trump speaks during the American Conservative Union Conference on March 6, 2014 in National Harbor, Maryland. They have no moral limits whatsoever. Putin also pointed the finger at the Obama administration for trying to undermine Trump, and for fomenting doubt about the legitimacy of the USA election results - which is, incidentally, the exact same thing the US intelligence community has accused Russian Federation of doing. Read More

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SpaceX launches 1st rocket since explosion in Florida

Musk later confirmed that all of the satellites had deployed, marking completion of the company's mission. SpaceX also landed the first stage booster on a drone ship - a first for the west coast. SpaceX has not said how much damage the September 1 accident did to its primary Florida launch pad, nor when a new second pad in Florida, located at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, will be put into service. Read More

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Ryder Cup 2018: Jim Furyk confirmed as Team USA captain for 2018

Open champion who will lead his country in the prestigious biennial event near Paris against a Europe team which will be captained by Thomas Bjorn . Furyk played on nine consecutive Ryder Cup teams and had a 10-20-4 record. "He's going to be a very tough act to follow", Furyk said from PGA of America headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Last summer, Furyk became the first player to shoot 58 in a PGA Tour event. Read More

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Sensex Hits Two-month High; Nifty Nears 8400

The NSE Nifty had inched down by 7.75 points or 0.09 per cent to 8,236.05 points, while BSE Sensex receded by 32.68 points or 0.12 per cent to 26,860.81 points. China's Shanghai Composite dipped 16 points while the Hang Seng Index and Japan's Nikkei gained 154 and 69 points respectively. "Technically, the Nifty seems to be in consolidation mode". Read More

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China's Inflation Slows; Producer Price Inflation Fastest In More Than 5 Years

The yuan depreciated 6.5 percent against the US dollar previous year, making imported commodity prices more expensive. The CPI in December increased 2.1 percent year-on-year, down from November's 2.3-percent rise. The PBOC reaffirmed it would keep liquidity in the financial system stable while taking steps to prevent asset bubbles and financial risks in its annual work meeting for 2017. Read More

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HTC Vive Getting Netflix-Like Subscription Service

HTC says that it's about 10cm in diameter and includes universal screws which would allow you attach it to almost any camera mount. Yesterday at CES 2017, HTC made a new unveiling regarding its app store, and announced a subscription service for the Viveport platform, all the while expanding its services for enterprise VR consumers and arcade operators with business-to-business storefronts. Read More

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Tesla's $5 Billion Gigafactory Just Hit a Major Milestone

Tesla's $5 Billion Gigafactory Just Hit a Major Milestone

Production of the 2170 for qualification, which is to say for testing and quality assurance purposes ahead of mass production, started in December. With almost 400,000 reservations placed on Tesla's upcoming mass market Model 3, which the company says through its website will see first deliveries beginning at the end of this year, mass production of 2170 battery cells couldn't be more important. Read More

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Colorado searchers find child's body in icy pond

Colorado searchers find child's body in icy pond

Temperatures plunged into the teens Monday night, and highs weren't expected to exceed freezing on Tuesday. Police have received several tips but none have panned out, Sgt. Metz said it could take time to confirm the body's identity. At this point we believe he just wandered off'. Aurora Police Chief Chief Nick Metz announced the news at about 11:10 a.m. Read More

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Coolpad Cool 1 Dual with dual camera and 4000mAh battery launched

Coolpad Cool 1 Dual with dual camera and 4000mAh battery launched

Under the hood is Qualcomm's Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and paired with Adreno 510 GPU. At the front there is an 8MP camera with an f/2.2 aperture and an 80-degree wide-angle lens. Both Coolpad variants are priced at Rs. 13999. But you'll only be able to order the 4 GB model online from Amazon India, while the 3 GB version of the device will only be available in brick-and-mortar stores. Read More

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Console battery rumored to be unremovable

Based on the document that is now up on the FCC website, the gaming device could launch without a removable battery. Apparently, it would appear as if Nintendo is planning to do the same with the Switch . On one hand, this makes sense, considering the integrated chipset/hardware the Switch seems to be using. This is surprising considering how users were able to change the battery of the Wii U gamepad. Read More

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Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher's mom, tweets update on Fisher's condition

Fisher's sister, actress Joely Fisher, tweeted to Carrie when the news broke, "Use the force babe". "If there is a change, we will share it", Reynolds' message says . TMZ reported that Fisher's health episode occurred around 15 minutes before landing. She was catapulted to worldwide stardom as the rebel warrior Princess Leia in the original " Star Wars " trilogy, which has been a cultural phenomenon since the release of the films from 1977 to 1983. Read More

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Uber Gets Kicked Out Of California Moves To Arizona

Uber Gets Kicked Out Of California Moves To Arizona

The DMV said Wednesday that Uber is "welcome to test its autonomous technology in California like everybody else" provided that it gets a permit, with applications potentially taking less than 72 hours to process. Of course, Uber isn't exactly known for its public-facing consistency. Wiedemeier stresses he doesn't have anything against Uber-the Coalition, which has more than 10,000 members, has worked with ridesharing companies like Uber to educate drivers on sharing the road with ... Read More

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New species of fish in Hawaii's waters named after Obama

New species of fish in Hawaii's waters named after Obama

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists discovered the tiny new fish in June during a 300-foot dive near the Kure Atoll, approximately 1,200 miles northwest of Honolulu . A Hawaiian fish was named after President Barack Obama. During the expedition, which took place in June 2016, researchers discovered a new species of Hawaiian fish, which they chose to name Tosanoides Obama . Read More

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Adrian Peterson noncommittal on status vs. Packers

Coach Mike Zimmer said Peterson was "probably not quite" 100 percent on Sunday, and Peterson played only 12 plays in the game - his first since September 18. Peterson previously asserted he would play if the Vikings had a chance to make the playoffs, which was not unexpected. He would not discuss his contract for next season, saying he was focused on getting healthy. Read More

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'Faithless' electors buck party line, show preference to Sanders instead of Clinton

'Faithless' electors buck party line, show preference to Sanders instead of Clinton

Bright, an elector from Dixmont, says Hillary Clinton will not win the Electoral College so his vote is a message created to encourage Sanders supporters to stay active in the party. O'Berry went on to say "It really is a popularity contest to be honest with you". Of the seven electoral votes that went to names other than Trump or Clinton, it was the Democratic electors who were more rebellious. Read More

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People Are Not Happy They Have to Pay for 'Super Mario Run'

People Are Not Happy They Have to Pay for 'Super Mario Run'

Such apps include Super Plumber Run , Mario Run Jumper and a number of other knockoff games. Since the release of Super Mario Bros .in 1985, fans have stayed attached to both the game, and its iconic frontman. Nintendo has been criticized for the cost of the game, which is free to download and play the first three levels but costs $10 for the full version. Read More

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Likely to miss three-to-six weeks

Griffin missed a game against the Pelicans last weekend due to the knee, and was listed as questionable for following games, though he did not miss any time. He went on to miss Games 5 and 6. For the season, Griffin is averaging 21 points, 8.9 rebounds and 4.6 assists through 25 games. In his absence, coach Doc Rivers will have to rely on forwards Marreese Speights, Wesley Johnson and Brandon Bass to play more integral roles in the Clippers' rotation. Read More

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Texans complete comeback after Osweiler benched

They also moved ahead of Minnesota for sole possession of second place in the NFC North and pulled within a game of division leader Detroit, with the Vikings getting pounded by Indianapolis and the Lions losing to the New York Giants. The Jaguars were flagged for pass interference twice on that drive to set up the score. He broke up a pair of passes to DeAndre Hopkins in the end zone (including one on fourth down), tackled Hopkins short of a first down late in the first half to force a field ... Read More

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Verizon Will Brick the Galaxy Note 7 After All

The mobile carrier said it will hold onto the last-ditch move to permanently discontinue the controversial phone until January 5 , 2017 to give its customers time to "contact family, first responders, and emergency medical professionals during the holiday travel season" and urged them to exchange their phone to another device. Read More

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