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Tesla begins rolling out Autopilot 2.0 update

Tesla has a self-driving build of its software for the latest Autopilot hardware suite that can detect and act on intersections with stop signs as demonstrated in recently released videos, but the feature is still only part of the development program of its fully self-driving system and not intended for the "Enhanced Autopilot".

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Customs at airports across country experience computer outage

But that was not immediate enough for the thousands of exhausted and cranky passengers arriving at United States gates but unable to clear customs. Officials at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, the most-traveled in the world, told WAGA that people arriving from outside the country are being processed by hand.

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10-month-old MA baby revived twice after ingesting fentanyl

Paramedics treated the baby at her home on Tree Top Way, before being transported to Lawrence General Hospital. Hospital tests indicate that the baby had fentanyl in her system. Police arrived at the Methuen residence early Saturday afternoon after receiving a report of a child not breathing. About $1.2 million worth of fentanyl is off the streets after a drug bust in Methuen Monday morning.

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Demonetisation: Last day to deposit scrapped notes

The nation awaited Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on the eve of New Year with suspense and drama being built around the event. Post a move to weed out black money from the economy via the demonetization of INR 500 & INR 1000 notes, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the ire of tens of thousands of Indians.

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Bitcoin prices tops $1000 in three-year high

The currency's value soared to more than $1,200 United States in late 2013, as numerous debt crises in Europe called into the question the value of the continent's many fiat currencies. "We are seeing the aftermath of zero interest rates run amok". Besides that, bitcoin also attracts those who are anxious about a lack of supply of cash like in India, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi eradicated high-denomination bank notes from circulation last November.

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Russia, Azerbaijan, OPEC cut oil production

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed. A deal between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other heavyweight producers to cut around 2% from global production in 2017 is expected to push prices close to $60 a barrel, .

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Star Wars Rogue One: Who was Jyn Erso before the rebellion?

Rogue One bumped Captain America: Civil War ($408.1 million domestically) down to third place, followed by The Secret Life of Pets ($368.4 million) and The Jungle Book ($364 million). " Sing " has grossed $123 million thus far. Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions is another prestige pic and awards contender that's racked up strong numbers since debuting seven weeks ago.

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Croc in Qld backyard just a tall tale? No it really happened

Police were called to deal with the large animal, with Acting Sergeant Jim Richards confessing he'd never seen anything like it in his 10 years in Karumba. A local resident, Danielle Day, told the ABC the crocodile wandered into two accommodation complexes before settling in the residential backyard.

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NRIs can exchange old currency notes till June 30: RBI

As on December 30, 2016 a part of SBNs have come back to the RBI and these are now a part of the formal financial system, increasing the deposit base of the banks and improving their ability to lend. "At the airport/land Customs stations etc. on entry, Customs stamp on the said forms shall be affixed and the same shall be submitted along with other documents to RBI offices".

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Tony Romo Expected To See Game Action On Sunday

He broke his clavicle on two separate occasions past year and with the emergence of Prescott, there is rampant speculation that he will be traded to a different contender in the offseason. When you put the talent and the personalities together, and just make it click, I think that is when you have something special. Enter Romo, the four-time Pro Bowler who has barely played the past two seasons because of last year's twice-broken left clavicle and this year's compression fracture of a ...

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Redskins Fall To The Giants In Regular Season Finale

The Big Blue D treated this meaningless regular-season finale against the Redskins like a playoff game, holding one of the NFL's most explosive offenses firmly in check and ending Washington's season with a 19-10 victory. "But hey, we're winning games and that's a good quality to have". Even on the rare occasions Sunday when Washington flaunted an offensive pulse, it quickly flatlined.

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Autopilot update of Tesla's reaches a handful of cars

According to Tesla, those vehicles who have the "Hardware 2" suite inside will be receiving an update for the autopilot feature. However, a recent report revealed the better side of Autopilot, as the technology was able to predict a auto crash and started braking a Model X SUV to prevent the vehicle from being involved in a serious accident.

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China Twitter boss leaves after seven months

That was part of company-wide changes that included the layoff of nine percent of Twitter's staff and the exit of a number of high-profile leaders. She reportedly worked as an engineer for the People's Liberation Army's Second Artillery in the late 1980s and 90s, Tech Wire Asia said.

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Narendra Modi addresses Parivartan rally in Lucknow: Top 10 highlights

Modi government has been giving Rs 1 lakh crore more to UP but the state hasn't been able to develop due to corruption. He has been speaking about several aspects of SP-BSP governance and his success arresting black money in the country through demonetisation.

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German factory growth reaches close to three-year high in December: PMI

The strong data is generally in line with several upgrades to the outlook for the Dutch economy in recent months, including by the International Monetary Fund and the government's budgetary forecasting office. But GDP still looks set to hit Beijing's 2016 growth target of 6.5 to 7 percent, after expanding 6.7 percent for each of the first three quarters. A year ago the index was at 49.7, and the start of 2016 saw global markets spooked by worries of a severe slowdown in the world's second ...

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All change: New 12-sided pound coin to enter circulation in March

As a result of the change, the estimated £433,333,333 pound coins in jars will expire on midnight 15 October 2017 . THE NEW pound coin will make its first appearance in March, the Government has announced. 1, released a 20 pound (US$30) silver face value coin, ahead of Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest reigning monarch in British history on Wednesday, Sept.

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Trump Says Putin 'Smart' for Not Retaliating Against US Sanctions

Following those comments, however, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would hold off on expelling diplomats for now and will wait to see if us attitudes toward Russia change after Donald Trump's inauguration in January. "In addition to holding Russian Federation accountable for what it has done, the United States and friends and allies around the world must work together to oppose Russia's efforts to undermine established global norms of behavior, and interfere with democratic ...

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39 killed in terror attack on Istanbul nightclub

A gunman believe to have been wearing a Santa Claus costume has killed at least 39 people during New Year celebrations in Istanbul . Turkish Minister of Justice Bekir Bozdag tweeted "this is a cowardly and cruel terrorist attack against our Turkey , our peace, our unity, our brotherhood and all of us".

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Michigan's Jake Butt injured 'ACL or MCL' in Orange Bowl

The following down ended in a sack by FSU defensive end Josh Sweat who committed his seventh sack of the season, which nudged MI quarterback Wilton Speight and the Wolverines back to the FSU 19-yard line. The next three Florida State possessions all ended in punts, opening the door for Michigan's comeback from down 12, which was capped by a 30-yard Chris Evans touchdown run with 1:57 to play.

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President-elect Donald Trump wishes 'Happy New Year' to his 'many enemies'

President-elect Donald Trump said on New Year's Eve that he wants US intelligence agencies "to be sure" about allegations of Russian cyber attacks in the presidential election, and said hacking is so common that the only safe way to send messages is by courier.

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MI gas tax, vehicle registration fees to increase January 1

Motorists in nine states will see changes in gas taxes at the pump on New Year's Day, and more than a dozen states will examine adjustments in 2017. $600 million is supposed to be raised annually in taxes for transportation purposes through the increases in vehicle registration and a higher gas tax.

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Mariah Carey's performance in Times Square and her lip-sync failure

Another added: "I'm okay with having Mariah Carey's New Year's performance be the first meme of 2017". "Put these monitors on please!" Driver takes on flood waters in rain drenched Melbourne A P-plate driver has been captured trying to drive his vehicle under a flooded bridge in Melbourne's CBD.

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)

The shares ended last trade at $90.35, implying that Wall Street analysts see shares losing about -2.55 per cent in 12 months' time. Also covering Exxon Mobil Corporation's price target, a total of 22 firms have reported on the stock. 09/21/2016 - Exxon Mobil Corporation had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo. If you are reading this article on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and global copyright & trademark laws.

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Petrol, Diesel Prices Go Up As New Year Begins

The previous hike in the price of petrol was Rs 2.21 per litre and in the price of diesel was Rs 1.79 per litre. "Fortunately for motorists in South Africa the Rand has been pretty steady against the dollar and this might translate into another decrease in fuel prices in February", he says.

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What To Do When You Hate New Year's Eve

For $20 per person, $35 per couple or $10 per person with a dinner reservation, enjoy a champagne toast, party favors, heated deck dance floor and more . Sometimes the best way to celebrate New Year's Eve is to spend it with family, and Glenwood Springs offers the best opportunities. The event will be complete with a DJ, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and party favors.

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BHIM app will replace all cash transactions in India: PM Modi

In an interview on Thursday, Modi told "India Today" magazine that the move has forced all black money "out into the open". "The government", Modi declared, "will bear interest for 60 days on crop loans taken by farmers from district cooperative banks and primary societies for sowing operations this rabi season".

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SBI cuts lending rate by 0.9 percent across maturities

With this, the bank has reduced its benchmark lending rate by 200 basis points since January 2015, when the RBI started its rate cut cycle. The rates for one-year loans are now 8% as against 8.90%, while for 2-year loans it is 8.10% and 3-year maturity it is 8.15%.

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PM Announces Interest Relief In Housing Loans For Urban And Rural Poor

In effect, there is still little clarity on exactly how much black money has been taken out of India's economy. "A series of welfare measures for women, senior citizens, farmers and middle classes are his way of thanking the people for their unstinted support", BJP spokesperson G V L Narsimha Rao said.

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Lancashire Holdings Limited (LRE) Price Target Raised to GBX 640

Tate & Lyle PLC had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital Stockbrokers. MTO has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 1st. The ETF decreased 4.55% or GBX 20.4 on December 30, hitting GBX 427.7.

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French workers get the to 'disconnect' from emails under new law

The measure is meant to tackle the so-called "always-on" work culture that sees millions of employees effectively take their work home with them, leading to burnout and more serious mental health issues. About 60% of workers were in favour of regulation to clarify their rights. Computing expert Anna Cox, from University College London, said firms must understand that employees need to switch off, while also allowing them the greater flexibility that comes with technology.

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Modi gives farmers, poor New Year hope

Assuring the nation that banking operations will return to "normalcy" at the earliest, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday rolled out several measures to soften the blow of demonetisation on farmers, low income groups, women and senior citizens.

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Happy New Year! The world celebrates the arrival of 2017

The police plan to deploy thousands of extra officers across Sydney and Melbourne for this year's New Year's Eve celebrations as well as water and air patrols, as part of heightened security measures following two recent terrorist threats. A 40 year old man, Damien James O'Neil, has been taken into custody by the NSW Police Force Terrorism Investigation Squad at the worldwide airport of Sydney due to alleged threats he had posted online regarding the New Year's celebrations.

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These Stores and Restaurants Are Open on New Year's Eve

Here's a look at New Year's Eve, New Year's Day hours for major grocery stores and liquor stores. Fresh Market - Open 11 a.m.to 7 p.m. ABC Stores will have varied schedules on New Year's Eve. Bank are closed on New Year's Eve. Some grocery stores and supermarkets are also closed on New Year's Day, including Aldi , Trader Joe's , and Costco .

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We kept out nerve, says proud Celtic manager Rodgers

The Celtic boss picked up an injury as he celebrated and said: "It was stupid wasn't it?" Rangers failed to keep their composure after the goal however, even allowing Celtic a three-on-two at the back twice. 'I thought Scott Sinclair was incredible, ' said Rodgers. "We understand the significance and the importance and the emotions involved in this game, and there is no doubt it will be a pleasure to deliver the type of performance that delivers the three points".

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New anti-Russian sanctions aimed at restricting Trump - aide

President Obama announced sanctions against Russian Federation on Thursday in reply to alleged cyberattacks and attempts to influence the recent election. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called for Russian Federation to kick out a group of USA diplomats, and suggested blocking the Americans from using their summer retreat on the outskirts of Moscow and a warehouse south of Moscow.


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