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Nicaraguan woman thrown into fire during 'exorcism'

A church minister and four members of his flock have been arrested after a woman mum-of-two Vilma Trujillo Garcia , 25, died on Tuesday. There were a variety of theories on why she was singled out, none of them substantiated by authorities: That she was mentally ill, that she had committed adultery and that she had attacked people with a machete.

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Several Star Wars Video Games Will Be At Star Wars Celebration Orlando

As a matter of fact, the EA CFO seemed incredibly excited at the prospect of the sequel, as Jorgensen said, "The Star Wars universe is just unbelievable to build games in because it's so vast". But there is also speculation that Star Wars Rivals could be the next Star Wars animated series. EA Games, who has the second Battlefront (with campaign!), an untitled game from an all-star game development team, plus the ongoing MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic , will be in attendance at ...

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Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear attacks Trump in Democratic response

He focused heavily on health care and the disastrous consequences of repealing the Affordable Care Act. Former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear had the traditionally hard task of trying to anticipate and respond to a speech he had not yet heard.

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Marissa Mayer loses cash bonus over security breaches

The company suffered massive security breaches in 2013 and 2014 that exposed a billion users' personal information - almost Yahoo's entire user base. Yahoo could have started a long legal fight to keep the same price, though Bloomberg reported earlier this month that it is close to reaching a renegotiated deal with a discount of $250 million.

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YouTube challenges cable TV with streaming service

So what does that mean? "We're bringing the best of the YouTube experience to live TV", reads a YouTube blog post . The cloud DVR feature is particularly welcomed, and is also unlimited - you won't have to pay extra, and you won't run out of space.

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Durham VA says viral photos showing veterans are misleading

But Hanna McMenamin updated her Facebook post Monday to say that the hospital is "very unhappy" that she has not yet taken down the photos. He was ignored, so he had to lie down on the floor. He allegedly told a nurse he needed to lay day, but she told him to have a seat. The elderly veteran stayed in the recliner for a few minutes before he was instructed by a nurse that he had to move back to the waiting room.

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Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (SGMO) Receives Buy Rating from Cowen and Company

Several other analysts also recently weighed in on SGMO. Wedbush downgraded shares of Sangamo BioSciences from an outperform rating to a neutral rating and lowered their price objective for the company from $30.00 to $4.00 in a research note on Tuesday, November 1st.

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Chrysler Improves, But Audi Still Makes the Best Cars

However, Tesla still lags many brands when it comes to reliability. The SUV was ranked as the consumer rating magazine's sixth-least reliable vehicle in the reliability survey. The annual study by United States consumer magazine Consumer Reports admittedly focused on the American market, however the top places were dominated by German and Japanese built vehicles.

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Snapchat Might Be Building a Drone

That would value the parent of the popular disappearing-message app Snapchat at almost $24 billion and was above the $14 to $16 a share targeted by the company, indicating strong investor demand. The drone would help users take videos and photographs from overhead, then share that visual data with Snap , and presumably, other users of the service.

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Samsung Announces its Plan to expand its RCS Messaging Service

Google's Jibe RCS cloud will power all of the RCS services offered by each of these carriers, Sarhangi said. As per Samsung, its RCS hub will support and simplify the interconnectivity between itself, RCS-enabled operators, and third-party RCS clouds to allow for the same service ubiquity for users as SMS and MMS.

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President to highlight signature issues in speech to Congress

Every member of Congress is allowed to bring a guest to the joint session address , and some Democrats are choosing to bring guests who would illuminate the lawmakers' conflicts with the Trump administration, Mic reported . Paul Ryan, who leads Republicans in the House of Representatives, described the address as a "home run". " He became president of the United States ".

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Range Rover Velar revealed via leaked images

The name was used whenever development engineers needed to hide the true identity of the models. Featuring the same on-demand all-wheel-drive system as the F Pace, the Velar torque distribution is managed between front and rear axles by Land Rover's IDD (Intelligent Driveline Dynamics), with six-cylinder engined models also be available with an active locking rear differential.

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McLaren's next supercar getting a nifty folding gauge cluster

The 8-inch TFT display will show all manner of pertinent information, with the look changing whether the vehicle is in Comfort, Sport or Track mode. Drivers on a racetrack don't particularly care about things like external air temperature or current fuel economy or the time, so, McLaren's engineers designed an instrument cluster that physically moves to let the driver choose between two different screens.

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Dreamworks' Trolls 2 Gets Green Light And Release Date

Now the new studio will take a crack at the franchise, with stars Kendrick and Timberlake as the eternal optimist Poppy and the curmudgeon Branch, respectively. The movie cost a reported $125 million and went on to make nearly $340 million at the worldwide box-office. Perhaps we'll even get another hit song like Timberlake's " Can't Stop the Feeling! " which won a Best Song Oscar.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Press Photo Leaked

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S8 plus will have a superior battery . Reports say Samsung's display could top out at 6.2 inches. The speakers are at the bottom of the panel. One thing is sure of, Samsung has been saving all its energy as it moves on to maintain its position as one of the tech giants in the industry. It is hard to tell at this point.

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Oculus Slashes Prices On Rift Hardware

Check out our list of the best VR games. This is much cheaper than the HTC Vive, Oculus' main rival in the high-end VR headset space. "Right now consumers aren't saying "yeah, I'm waiting for wireless for VR" what they're saying is 'I love it!" We can probably expect it to stay at this price for the foreseeable future, since Rubin said, "this is the kind of thing you look at every six months to a year".

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Nintendo Switch Seems To Have Been Released Early In The UAE

A spokesperson from the team said, "We are expecting thousands of gamers through our doors this week for the launch of the highly anticipated Nintendo Switch and with the Switch Suit we believe we have created the flawless outfit to match, enabling Nintendo fans to be able to take their gaming straight from home to the office".

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Bridgewater's Ray Dalio Stepping Down as co-CEO of Giant Hedge Fund

Dalio's LinkedIn post, he wrote , was because "our communications often find their way into the media in distorted ways". Billionaire firm founder Ray Dalio will no longer serve as co-chief executive officer of the Westport, Connecticut-based firm, but will remain co-chief investment officer and co-chairman.

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Nintendo Switch vs Wii U: Should you upgrade?

While it's not the most meager launch Nintendo has ever had-the Nintendo 64 launched in the U.S. in 1996 with just two games-it's definitely one of the smallest in recent memory. Drewoof shows it working with the Dolphin emulator (used for GameCube and Wii games), but it should also work for any game with gamepad support, he says.

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Nintendo Switch Nindies Showcase: The Lineup Just Got Bigger

Last year, Inti Creates announced they had acquired the license for the Blaster Master series and would be releasing a new game called Blaster Master Zero , which will be releasing on March 9th for the Nintendo 3DS and Switch. Video game stories from other sites on the web. Nintendo has announced it has been working closely with independent publishers and developers to deliver a steady flow of unique and original experiences to Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo Switch.

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Blizzard launches Server Browser update for Overwatch

Blizzard has announced that it has launched the Server Browser update for the popular shooter game Overwatch. Aside from the usual balancing of the game's many heroes, some new features and modes have been added too. After entering the Arcade and clicking the Create Game button, you'll be presented with a number of customisable options under the Settings menu. You can even search for a specific keyword and use the various filters on the list to make things easier.

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Facebook officially releases new Video app for fourth-gen Apple TV [Gallery]

The set-top box isn't the first device to use the app; just a day earlier, the app made its debut on selected Samsung Smart TVs, notes 9to5mac. The videos are organized nicely when you open the app. The app is built into Facebook for iOS; hence, it is not a standalone app. There will four channels that users can choose from, such as "Shared by Friends", "Following", "Top Live Videos" and "Recently Watched", with all their names pretty much being rather self-explanatory.

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New drivers in United Kingdom caught using phones to lose licence

Drivers caught using their handheld device twice, or who have accrued 12 points on their licence, will be called to a hearing at a magistrates' court and could face a fine of up to £1,000 or disqualification. Announcing the new measures, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, who has angered cycling groups in recent months after dooring a cyclist outside Parliament and describing motorists as road users, not cyclists, said, "our message is simple and clear: do not get distracted by your mobile ...

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Penalties for using a phone behind the wheel will double from today

Drivers who are caught offending in this manner multiple times could be hit with a £1,000 fine as well as a six-month driving ban. New drivers (within two years of passing their test) could have their licence taken away, while lorry and bus drivers could also be suspended.

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Bethesda and AMD to Adapt Games for Vega and Ryzen

At the Capsaicin and Cream event a few minutes back, Raja Koduri playfully hinted that while speculation has been high, the Vega GPU will not be called the RX 490 or the RX 580, thanking us for inventing brand names that didn't exist (we would point Raja to the official AMD nomenclature, but hey, we can take a joke), and revealing the true name of the graphics card in question: the RX Vega.

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Daytona 500 winner recalls an "omen" late in race

Hamlin got a push from Chevrolet driver Austin Dillon to gather the momentum needed to get past Earnhardt. I was kind of anxious it was just going to end that way. Actor Keanu Reeves, Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez, comedian Bill Burr, four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti and 1967 Daytona 500 victor and racing icon Mario Andretti were among the others in attendance, but when Gronkowski walked in, the tent was abuzz.

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Twitter adds 'hellban' to anti-abuse measures

Twitter also revealed it will now use its algorithms to more actively identify accounts that spread abusive content. In YCombinator's Hacker News community, this is similar to a "hellban" - where a poster who has been flagged as a spammer or low-quality contributor will see their own posts as usual when logged in, but these will not be shown to anyone else reading the board.

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Jitu, Heena win Gold, India placed 4th on Day 4

This was his first World Cup appearance. "I closed the 2016 season with a World Cup Final silver, and I always dreamt about starting 2017 in the best way here in India". Jitu-Heena outclassed the Japanese duo of Tomayuki Matsuda and Konishi Yukari 5-3 in the finals to claim India's first gold at the mega-event. In fact he was set to be the first to be eliminated but a brilliant fight back saw him gain places rapidly towards the end with five scores of 10s or high 10s between the 15th and ...

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India to test low altitude Interceptor missile today at Odisha

In about four minutes, the interceptor positioned at Abdul Kalam Island in the Bay of Bengal roared through its trajectory to destroy the incoming hostile missile mid-air in an endoatmospheric altitude, the official said. Earlier, a low altitude (endo-atmospheric) test of AAD missile was successfully test launched on May 15, 2016 from the same base. The defence shield is made up of the two interceptor missiles, the Prithvi Defence Vehicle (PDV) for outside the Earth's atmosphere ranges and the ...

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Rolls-Royce unveils auto crafted for hospital paediatric unit

Rolls-Royce has revealed its smallest auto yet, and the company's first electric vehicle (EV). Children facing surgery will be able to drive the SRH themselves to the operating theatre, through the paediatric corridors which are lined with mock traffic signs.

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Microsoft kills Skype WiFi service

Skype Wi-Fi, whose objective is to allow customers to buy Wi-Fi access in paid public hotspots and thus make roaming calls a lot more affordable, will go dark on March 31, with a notification now being sent to users across the world. There is no clarity on whether the company is retiring it along with Skype WiFi. Skype Wi-Fi users with leftover Skype Credit will be able to use any remaining funds to make calls and send text messages using the standard Skype app .

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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller also works with PC Games

It has a bulky and handy finish that a group of players would love because of its weight. Nevertheless, if you want to get the most out of what is quite an expensive purchase, then read on for our guide to using the new controller with Windows.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 leaked: Slim bezels, curvy corners, no home button

Samsung NZ today announced the latest line of Galaxy phones with a string of new improvements. The said article reveals that Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge wins in the Best Mobile Handset and Devices category during the annual Global Mobile Awards.

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This is the Samsung Galaxy S8, best leak yet reveals all

In any case, the snapshot shows off the handset's minimal bezels agenda in its full glory, with the dual-curved screen giving it a seamless look. A new image of the Galaxy S8 has surfaced. The smartphone will also come in a 6.2-inch display variant that's rumored to be called as the Galaxy S8 Plus. Recombu has learned from an insider that Samsung Electronics is planning to unveil the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 in the second half of 2017.

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YTD Performance of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stands at 18.74%

Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $150.00 target price on shares of Apple in a research report on Wednesday, February 1st. This represents a $2.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.67%. On 7/26/2016 Apple announced a quarterly dividend of $0.57 2.19% with an ex dividend date of 8/4/2016 which will be payable on 8/11/2016.


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