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In eastern Mosul, civilians clamour for food, cigarettes

The latest munitions used bring to 241 the total number of munitions delivered in support of the SDF since the offensive for Raqqa began November 5, Davis said. Maan, the interior ministry spokesman, said so far 955 insurgents had been killed and 108 captured on the southern frontlines alone. Special forces have captured a foothold in the city's east, and have been advancing slowly over the past week to avoid casualties and civilian deaths as IS fighters emerge to attack from the dense, ...

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Vivo Xplay6, X9 and X9 Plus Smartphones announced in China - Specs & Price

Let's check the specifications of these in detail. The phone sporting a 5.46 inch Quad HD display offers 1440×2560 pixels on its Super AMOLED display and is integrated with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC. The smartphone features a 3050mAh battery and weighs 154 grams. Vivo X9 Plus has a bigger 5.88-inch Full HD IPS display , a 4,000mAh battery and an upgraded octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 (MSM8976 Pro) processor clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with 6GB of RAM.

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Mayors pledge to protect undocumented immigrants

Jeb Bush of Florida, who said the idea originally attributed to his brother was "just wrong". During his campaign, he highlighted bad crimes by immigrants who he said had escaped detection because of protective policies. "Many Americans, thousands of them, have been killed by illegal aliens", Moran said. "The Reuters story is irresponsible, false, and inaccurate", said a source with knowledge of Trump's immigration policy, "and no registry was discussed".

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Singapore Exports Slump Unexpectedly in October

October's export figures were worse than the 3.5 per cent contraction expected by economists in a Reuters poll. Electronics exports declined 6.0% on year after falling 6.6% in September. On a SA basis, the level of NODX reachedS$12.3b in October 2016, lower than the S$12.7b registered in the previous month. Further, exports of petrochemicals fell 7 percent in October from a year ago, while electronic shipments were down 6 percent.

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Wenger eyes golden chance to put one over Mourinho

The Gunners are just two points off the summit in fourth and have not lost in the league since that eventful 4-3 opening weekend defeat at home to Liverpool. "He has the habit of bringing the best out of other players". Ozil has challenged his team-mates to produce another stand-out display to get the required result against one of their direct Premier League rivals - just as they did when dismantling Chelsea 3-0 in September.

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Amazon Prime video to launch in Netherlands by end of year

The stream will be available from 00:01 GMT on that day. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have been filming the first season of the highly anticipated Amazon Original Series, The Grand Tour , in far-flung locations across the globe.

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Meet the Chip That Will Power 2017's Hottest Phones

With the mobile industry moving away from microUSB to the more versatile USB-C standard, Qualcomm is rolling out Quick Charge 4.0, which supports USB-C and USB-PD (Power Delivery). Quick Charge is now compliant with USB-C. QC 4.0 includes the latest iteration of Qualcomm's custom power management algorithm, Intelligent Negotiation for Optimum Voltage.

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In Greece, Obama tries to reassure North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

Obama informed the Greek audience why those values are so important. Police officers look at flames from a fire bomb thrown by demonstrators during a protest against the visit of US President Barack Obama in Athens , Tuesday, Nov. Obama, in a speech at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens , Greece , stressed that although he and Trump disagree on various issues, American democracy transcends its players.

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Police officer who shot Philando Castile live on Facebook charged with manslaughter

If convicted, Yanez could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison and fined $20,000 on the second-degree manslaughter charge. Castile was not a suspect in that robbery and his family said they believed the elementary school cafeteria worker was racially profiled.

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The R70 device that can hack any locked computer

Once plugged in, PoisonTap imitates itself as an Ethernet connection prioritised over the existing Wi Fi network. It then intercepts all unencrypted web traffic moving through the computer, and injects HTML into an open web browser page that redirects to popular web pages.

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Google Pulled Into Debate Over Fake News on the Web

Google came under pressure Monday as well after the company's search engine promoted an article that misrepresented the results of the presidential election. Google announced on November 14 that it's working on a policy that will restrict ads placed on fake news sites. We've reached out to Google for comment, and will update this story when we receive a response.

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Atlanta Braves agree to one-year deal with Bartolo Colon

The team announced on Thursday that it has signed 42-year-old former Cy Young victor R.A. Dickey to a one-year contract. Colon posted a 3.90 ERA in 588 2/3 innings, striking out 415 batters and walking 86. Colon debuted in the majors in 1997, the same year the Braves began play at Tuner Field. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because no announcement is expected from the Braves until next week on the reported $12.5 million, one-year deal with the ...

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Best Wii U and Nintendo Black Friday deals

So do not forget to stick to your traditions: Get up for a big Thanksgiving breakfast feast at 6 a.m., then hit the road to stand in line so you can buy lots and lots of stuff. It does not only end with Black Friday's smart-phone deals, there are offers on televisions , computers, tablets, video games and accessories. The deals will be available online with free shipping all day Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov.

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Black Friday is big business, but many Americans think it's the worst

Black Friday this year falls on 25th November 2016 and every retailer worth his salt is gearing up for the celebration of sales through some incredible deals, which will only warm the cockles of shoppers. You get first crack at serving the Thanksgiving/Black Friday bargain hunters, and are likely to reduce the traffic at your competitor's opening as a result.

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Audi A5 and S5 Sportback are Coming to America

As the little brother of the Audi's highly successful A7, the A5 Sportback was available in most major markets around the world except the U.S. and Canada. The A5 and S5 Sportback models still look like part of the Audi family up front, but they wear a wider, flatter grille. You might also notice the models share the same adaptive cruise control and other safety features, which makes sense since it saves Audi money to share features among models.

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Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet unveiled at LA Motor Show

Upon opening the doors, an entrance lighting function projects a Maybach logo onto the ground. The Mercedes-Maybach S 650 Cabriolet will be offered as a limited run of only 300 cars with a cost in Germany of 300,000 Euros. It comprises of two larger and two smaller bags fashioned from the same grade and colour of leather that Mercedes-Maybach uses for various interior appointments.

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The Costco Black Friday Ad is Here

Our report suggested that Costco was most likely strategizing to see what its competitors such as Walmart and Best Buy had on offer before finalizing its own prices. The Dell XPS 13 Laptop, which was originally touted for $300 Off, now has a firm sale price of $1,299. Customers have no further information other than Costco will be offering a $250 discount on that item.

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OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will both get Nougat next month

Although there were early rumors that OnePlus would be killing off the "3" in favor of something new, it was thought to be more due to a supply issue with its AMOLED panel. OnePlus 3T features a 5.5-inch AMOLED display , an enhanced processor, and front camera . Unfortunately, the OnePlus 3T comes with the same rear camera as in the One Plus 3 - a 16MP Sony IMX 298 sensor with an aperture of f/2.0 and a pixel size of 1.12 microns.

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OnePlus 3T vs Google Pixel XL: Specs, price, features comparison

Indie mobile maker OnePlus has revealed a new updated version of its OnePlus 3, with the device available either directly without a SIM card or exclusively on contract from O2. OnePlus 3T ships with Android 6 Marshmallow. However, that won't happen and it makes sense. That's a ₹6,000 premium over the current Indian price for the smaller OnePlus 3, and there's no guarantee you'd get full whack for your old phone if you did choose to sell it.

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Twitter adds new ways to block, report abusive and racist trolls

Now, Twitter users will be able to screen out notifications for undesirable tweets based on keywords, phrases, and conversations; the company said it will roll the feature out to all users over the next few days. Over the summer, "Ghostbusters" star Leslie Jones publicly abandoned Twitter after becoming the target of sexist and racist abuse on the service. "The second thing that you can do, is use those filters like what Twitter has set up to help make you a little bit safer".

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Walmart, Target plan sales blitzes for evening of Thanksgiving Day

For consumers planning to get up early and hit the stores on Black Friday , here's a way to plan your morning. Both retailers will open their stores at 6 p.m. "Before you begin your shopping, make a plan", it added. Sears is offering a whooping discount of $1,100 on 65-inch Samsung Curved Smart 4K SUHD LED TV.

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IPhone 8: Apple's partners may not be able to meet OLED demand

As to who will supply the screen technology, there seems to be a fight amongst Sharp, LG and Samsung to get the contract. What Apple can do is to secure lower prices from its components suppliers and Kuo predicts the lowering of prices by Apple's main suppliers to come in the last quarter of 2016.

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Unreasonable Force in Castile's Shooting

People at a makeshift memorial for Philando Castile , who was killed in a fatal police shooting, along Larpenteur Avenue in St. Paul, Minn., July 8, 2016. For reasons that are not clear from the police report, Yanez then fired seven shots into the auto, killing Castille. Other details in the complaint include a report that one of seven bullets fired by Officer Jeronimo Yanez struck the back seat where the young daughter of Castile's girlfriend was sitting.

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Barnes And Noble Unveils $50 NOOK Tablet 7 To Extinguish Amazon's Fire

The new device is the company's most affordable NOOK ever, retailing at just $49.99. It's got a 7-inch 1024x600 display, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, and 8GB of built-in storage. It's up for pre-order on Barnes & Nobles site, and starts shipping on Black Friday. There's also digital access to the top 100 US magazines. Through B&N Readouts, users may opt to subscribe to Serial Reads, a program by Barnes & Noble that delivers free, hand-picked fiction monthly, parsed down to ...

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Black Friday 2016: What time do the stores open?

Of course wouldn't be Black Friday without deals on TVs! You're in luck: Black Friday and Cyber Monday come but once a year, though they are your absolute best bet for picking up massive discounts on consumer electronics products.

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Carrie Fisher reveals 'intense' affair with Harrison Ford

The actress tells People , "It was Han and Leia during the week, and Carrie and Harrison during the weekend". She wrote: "I couldnt get twitter working on my new phone so I've been away during this out of context book excerpt time". Fisher writes that she and Ford spent their first night together after a birthday party for director George Lucas. Harrison's very private, but I think I waited an appropriate amount of time.

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After Microsoft joins Linux, Google Cloud joins .NET Foundation

Alongside this, the company is releasing a preview edition of the next version of SQL Server-for Windows and, for the first time, Linux. The non-profit group advances open technology development and promotes Linux, and Microsoft has signed up as a Platinum member , the highest-ranking option that comes with a $500,000 annual fee.

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Ban Hammer Being Brought Down on Pokemon Sun and Moon Pirates

Most likely, you'll receive a ban from online activities on your 3DS courtesy of Nintendo. And for a game like Pokemon that can be highly abused, it's great to see Nintendo cracking down, at least for the sake of keeping online play fair.

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Microsoft is the Platinum member of Linux Foundation

One beneficiary of Microsoft newfound respect for open source software has been Linux, which for the longest time was considered an nearly evil movement that went against Microsoft commitment to proprietary software. The company is now a leading open source contributor on GitHub and earlier this year announced several milestones that indicate the scope of its commitment to open source development.

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Tips on protecting devices from hackers

If a device comes with a default password, make sure you change it. "We still need to evangelize that this is important", said Marc Harrison, president of Silicon East, a Manalapan, N.J. Kimberley Parsons Trommler has been working in the IT industry for 20 years, with a focus on network architecture and network monitoring. "DHS will accelerate public awareness, education, and training initiatives, in partnership with other agencies, the private sector, and worldwide partners".

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Snapchat-like Twitter QR Code Launched

On Android , you can access the option to search for somebody else's account from the slide-out menu from the left side of the app. Twitter today introduced QR codes into its apps for iOS and Android, because not having QR codes was Twitter's biggest existential threat as a business and the main reason that no one ever followed anyone on the service.

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Minnesota Officer Charged With Manslaughter In Castile Death

Castile's death was livestreamed on Facebook by his girlfriend Diamond Reynolds, who was in the auto along with her four-year-old daughter when he was shot in Minnesota. Philando Castile , 32, was a school cafeteria worker and "a role model for hundreds of kids", his colleagues said . Friends and family described Castile to reporters as a calm man who had been pulled over in traffic stops many times before and would not have reached for his gun.

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Akhilesh Yadav's Favourite Uncle Ram Gopal Yadav Is Back, Samajwadi Cancels Sacking

The Samajwadi Party on November 17 reinstated Ram Gopal Yadav back into the party, from which he was expelled for six years for anti-party activities. After his expulsion, Ram Gopal had said bitterly that "Mulayam Singh Yadav seems to be jealous of his son's success". He also referenced chief Mulayam Singh a couple of times.

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Ivanka Trump Sells $10K Bracelet, Wore On '60 Minutes'

Trump is also reportedly seeking security clearance for his adult children Ivanka, Eric and Donald Jr. While President-Elect Donald Trump has to take a break from his business empire while serving in the White House, his children do not need to do the same.

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Los Angeles 2016: New Porsche Panamera Executive models introduced

The company opened its first $100 million Experience Center and North American headquarters in May 2015 in Atlanta. As an option available for all Panamera Executive models, Porsche offers a larger, newly developed rear center console and the latest generation of Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment.


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