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Murder warrant issued for cop who killed 15-year-old

The Balch Springs Police Department has fired the officer that shot Edwards, Roy Oliver, citing he'd violated various policies of the force. Oliver was sacked by the force of the suburban Dallas police department earlier this week for policy violations [nL8N1I5018].

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Facebook stocks fall despite profitable first quarter

Facebook shares closed 0.75 percent lower at $151.64 apiece on Nasdaq on Wednesday. To monitor content and remove violent videos, Facebook will be hiring 3,000 additional employees over the next year. Brands should utilize Snapchat for the authentic interactions of its users, but Facebook is better suited for casual sharing at scale. This stage implies Facebook will enroll the assistance of outside designers to assemble AR content for clients, as opposed to attempting to fabricate ...

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#TowelSeries: Sushant Singh Rajput raises temperature

Many said they wished the magazine would have chosen an Indian woman for its 10th anniversary cover - and not an American celebrity . The supermodel and reality television celebutante was shot alongside Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput on location in Jaipur by fashion photographer Mario Testino for the collector's edition of the magazine which debuted on Wednesday.

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Mark Miles: Luring F1 drivers to Indy is "not a strategy"

Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso needed about an hour of track time today to pass the Indianapolis 500 Rookie Orientation Program, clearing the way for him to compete in the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.

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Blizzard have revealed Overwatch's loot box probabilities

This introduces of a light gambling element to the game, and it is one of the reasons that Overwatch is now the eight Activision Blizzard game to generate more than $1 billion in revenue. Each loot box will include 4 items. In terms of percentages: loot boxes have an 18.2% chance of dropping an epic item, and a 7.4% chance of dropping a legendary item.

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Activision Committed To Deliver Meaningful & Bespoke PC Features for Destiny 2

In other news, Bungie's upcoming game reveal for " Destiny 2 " will feature an exciting show that includes a gameplay teaser and an opportunity to try to play the game firsthand. Activision promised a "continuous calendar of events following the expansion pass", The first expansion is due to drop by next winter, and the second is due in Spring 2018).

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds dev "looking at" Xbox One and PS4 versions

Up to 100 players are dropped onto the deserted island, where they fight to stay alive by scrounging for weapons, gear, and supplies. The game isn't even fully complete - it's available in " early access " on game portal Steam for US$30 - but it's already grossed more than US$60 million.

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Overwatch: Dataminers may have uncovered info for an anniversary event

Now if recent leaks by a supposed Blizzard QA tester are true, fans can expect Mercy's Ultimate to become even more powerful in a future update, to the point that she will be able to resurrect herself after death. The new Overwatch PTR patch notes confirm that a great deals of tweaks are being made to the heroes roster by the Blizzard development team. Reinhardt's Earthshatter has its effective been lowered from 3 meters to 2 meters, and the height of the threshold of objects that ...

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Devon Energy plans to divest $1 bln assets; profit beats

There are 8 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings, 1 strong buy rating on the stock. As per Friday, August 5, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/04/devon-energy-corp-dvn-shares-sold-by-bourgeon-capital-management-llc.html.

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Apple makes $1B commitment toward more US manufacturing jobs

Apple will start announcing the beneficiaries of its $1 billion fund later this month, with the company looking to train developers and help more people coding, with more details on this coming in the summer. The Cupertino-based company is placing great emphasis on China, with Cook having visited the country at least four times a year ago, these reports added.

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Impala Asset Management LLC Purchases New Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

It would take about 2.1 days to cover all short positions. Also, Director William H. Gates III sold 2,000,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a $0.39 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 16th. Microsoft's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 73.59%.

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Amazon, Flipkart line up mega sale this month

Flipkart's Big 10 Sale will open from May 14 to May 18. Flipkart, which has been reinvigorated with the $1.5 billion funding it received in April, will have offers for products in every single category it runs. Amazon users can look forward for huge discounts on consumer electronics, smartphones, Televisions, fashion and accessories. Amazon's deals will be spread across all its categories.

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DOTA 2 is Getting a Story-Based Co-Op Campaign

As the general theme over on the Battle Pass page suggests, it'll have a subaquatic theme. Since Dota 2's inception, Valve has held a massive event, named The International, to highlight the best players of the game in a enormous battle for supremacy.

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Apple remains top tablet brand globally despite shrinking iPad sales

Meanwhile, detachable tablets are seeing continued growth. In a statement, IDC Program President Ryan Reith said that the rate at which the tablet market grew from 2010 to 2013 was unlike the growth they seen in other consumer-oriented device markets before.

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Amazon Echo 2 photo leak shows camera and touch screen

However, following that leak, popular tipster and a man known for numerous leaks over the years, Evan Blass posted a high res image of the Amazon Echo Touchscreen device on Twitter . Amazon is expanding its R&D facilities in Cambridge, UK, with a plan to move into a new 60,000sq ft site in the city with capacity for more than 400 staff.

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'Guardians' sequel blasts off to $17M on opening night

The family reunion is short as Peter (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana) and Drax (Dave Bautista) head off with Ego to his home world while Rocket (Bradley Cooper), Baby Groot (Vin Diesel) and Nebula (Karen Gillan) stay back to fix their ship.

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Google Docs user faced phishing attack; Issue got resolved now

She told CNN that anyone who clicked on the link should check their Google App permissions and remove the one called " Google Docs". It disabled the offending accounts. For users who have only become aware of this attack now, there are steps you can take to check if you have been affected. - Pwn All The Things (@pwnallthethings) May 3, 2017 " Google HR has sent you a job offer in Google Docs".

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Apple Watch topples Fitbit in Q1 sales hit 3.5 million

Fitbit, which had the top position in the wearables market until previous year, has now dropped to third place after Apple and Xiaomi. That's up from the 2.2 million in the year-ago quarter, and sees the firm bagging 15.9 per cent of the global market.

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What are the odds? 2 caught trying to steal statistics exam

With final exams basically here and all papers imminently due, students across the world at universities and colleges are buckling down and studying hard. This time , the student again reached the office and then unlocked it to let in another student. Said he didn't share the answers with anybody, but had successfully stolen a test at that time.

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House Republicans narrowly pass controversial bill to revise Affordable Care Act

House Speaker Ryan, second from left, and House Republicans joyfully celebrate at the Capitol after the American Health Care Act vote Thursday. "They're doing it for this country because we suffered with Obamacare". And you know what that recess means? HOUSE DEMOCRATES: Nah, nah, nah, nah, hey, hey, hey, goodbye . Rob Portman, R-Ohio, released a statement that he is opposed to the bill.

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What to expect from Windows 10 S

It doesn't have all of the features of other versions of Windows, but it also doesn't cost as much. Although users are yet to experience the actual battery performance of the all-new device, Microsoft has assured that its flagship laptop is specifically created to outlast any version of MacBook available in the market today.

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Google Pixel and Pixel XL get a price cut of Rs. 13000

Google has just released the Android Security Bulletin for May, and it did something unexpected with Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones rooted using Chainfire's SuperSU - that is, the May security update caused these phones to lose root access.

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God of War Voice Actor Dates Game for 2018

Another indication came from Kratos' voice actor, Christopher Judge, who referred to the game as "God of War (2017)". Although a lot of fans are likely already willing to bet that " God of War " will be out this coming September, the game's main voice actor might have leaked that it will actually be out in 2018.

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'Google Docs' Scam Strikes Email Accounts Nationwide

Users who clicked on the link were taken to a real Google security page, where they were asked to give consent for the fake application, posing as GDocs, to manage their email accounts. This granted access to your email account and contacts. Users will get an email which appears to show a Google Doc link that the sender has shared with you.

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Nexon announces Titanfall: Assault mobile game, closed beta starting soon

This isn't the first time there's been a Titanfall mobile spin-off. However, Frontline was cancelled just a few months after it was announced. The game is being developed by a trio of companies consisting of Remedy Entertainment, Nexon and Particle City.

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Rasberry Pi turns into a smart gadget with the help of Google

With a Voice HAT and Raspberry Pi , Google Assistant can answer all the usual queries, talking to users about things like the weather and sports scores. What's the cheapest way to make a Google Home device? The mag will ship with the HAT, a stereo microphone, speaker and cables needed. The Raspberry Pi is already being used for many AI experiments but most of those revolve around physical controls, be it keyboard or touch screen.

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Neymar cleared of fraud but corruption charges remain

The club also admitted that it paid nearly €100m (about R1.49 billion) for Neymar, not the €57.1m (about R855.7m) it originally claimed. The Spanish National Court also ordered that Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and the man he replaced in the role - Sandro Rosell - will be sent to trial.

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe For Nintendo Switch Races To Success

It's certainly popular from a sales perspective - Mario Kart titles are the third best-selling games on the DS and 3DS, the second best-selling game on the Wii (after Wii Sports, which was included with most consoles), and the most popular Wii U game ever released .

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Obama endorses a French presidential candidate

A poll conducted by research firm Elabe showed that 63 percent of the viewers considered Macron more convincing, while Le Pen won the support of 34 percent. About 100 students pulled garbage bins in front of the entrance to the Lycee Colbert in northeastern Paris , with cardboard signs saying "Neither Le Pen nor Macron, neither the fatherland nor the boss", in a reference to Le Pen's nationalist views and Macron's pro-business ties.

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Trump signs 'religious liberty' executive order

The order also will offer assistance to religious groups that have faced fines for defying an Obamacare mandate to provide contraceptives to their employees. What do you think of Trump's latest executive order? According to The Hill, Planned Parenthood and other reproductive rights groups slammed the executive order as harmful for women.

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Facebook shares dip from high as investors fret over costs, future profit

Facebook's full-year revenue growth is expected to slow to 26 percent next year, from 38 percent in 2017, according to the latest estimates from Wall Street analysts. They also have WhatsApp , Instagram and Messenger as well. More broadly, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is transitioning its emphasis from the last decade's focus of connecting friends and families to building communities.

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Oculus Story Studio is closing, company will support VR creators instead

However, it has chose to halt production on all ongoing projects, despite the success of the studio - with its Henry short picking up the Emmy for Outstanding Original Interactive Program a year ago. In 2016 Facebook committed $250 million United States dollars to fund VR developers and that's set to continue. As part of that shift, we'll be winding down Story Studio .

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New Leaked Renders of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Appears Online

Samsung after seeing the huge downside after the Note 7 incident, does seem like it's going more off the track with the Galaxy S8 users reporting major bugs and issues with the phone. The S8 flaunts 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD memory card. Bixby made its appearance for the first time Samsung devices with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and there have been quite a number of speculations that Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will also come with Bixby.

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Tim Cook blames escalating iPhone 8 leaks for fall in iPhone sales

Though the fund may help the company gain favor with the current presidential administration, Apple has already been investing in USA hardware manufacturing for years (for example, its 2013 Mac Pros were built in Texas with US -made components).

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India plans no-fly list of unruly passengers - aviation secretary

Level 1 will include disruptive behaviour like physical gestures etc, level 2 will include physically abusive behaviour like pushing, kicking, sexual harassment etc, and level 3 will include life threatening behaviour. A three-member internal committee of the airline, headed by a retired district judge, will first examine the passenger's complaint. Punishment for unruly behaviour will fall in three categories.


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