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Nigeria military: 8 soldiers killed in attacks by extremists

September 25 turned out to be a bloody day for the Nigerian Army and the terrorist group, Boko Haram . He said: "The DHQ's position has always been clear that whether Shekau is alive or not doesn't in anyway matter to us". Boko Haram seized Bama in September 2014, and Nigerian troops recaptured it in March 2015. The abduction of the Chibok girls prompted a global campaign called #BringBackOurGirls, but so far only one of the 276 girls has been rescued from the group, although 57 escaped ...

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Arnold Palmer, Golf Icon, Dies At 87

His good looks, devilish grin and go-for-broke manner made the elite sport appealing to one and all. The game of golf has lost its greatest ambassador. The legend was honoured with PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998 and was one of the 13 original inductees into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974.

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Call of Duty 3 joins the Xbox One backward compatible ranks

If you're looking to relive some nostalgia, you'll be pleased to learn that Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb has confirmed (via DualShockers ) that Call of Duty 3 will be added to the Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Program starting today, so you can go ahead and dust off the disc and start playing.

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Pluto Might Have a 100km Ocean Beneath Its Surface

In the new study, scientists have determined that Pluto's subsurface ocean is present. Pluto may contain an ocean spanning over 100 km in thickness beneath its icy surface, with a salt content similar to that of the Dead Sea on Earth, a new study suggests.

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Tributes pour in as golfing legend Arnold Palmer passes away aged 87

The very essence of the Masters is twofold: to summon nothing less than greatness from the men who annually compete for the title of Masters champion, and to inspire people from all over the world through the magnificence of the game of golf.

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Protests peaceful outside NFL game in Charlotte

The Carolina Panthers hosted an NFL football game with the Minnesota Vikings at the stadium. The Panthers lost the turnover battle 3-0, committed the aforementioned plentiful penalties, and gave Minnesota its first points when Newton was sacked in the end zone for a safety with 1:44 left in the first quarter.

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Mod Up Your Moto Z From Oct 4

The Moto Z brilliantly features a fingerprint scanner on the home button. However, we are not sure whether only the Moto Z or all of its variants will be launched at Lenovo's October 4 event for which the tech giants have already started sending out invitations.

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Spectrum auction: 7 telecom firms qualify for bidding

The association said Jio was made aware of the rules when it had applied for COAI membership and the latter had agreed to abide by the same. BDO means back-door operator, while IDO means incumbent dominant operator. "Jio is a member and this is a matter which can easily be discussed at the association". The Airtel offer comes down to Rs 50 per GB, similar to what Reliance Jio has to offer.

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Microsoft pushes digital transformation with new Office 365 and cloud security promises

Microsoft has enhanced security across existing products, like Windows 10, Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security. It's also a clear push to increase the appeal of Microsoft Edge. This product offers Microsoft's most advanced security updates and feature innovations. Microsoft believes the foundation for the digital transformation in business is the cloud.

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 may be a graphics powerhouse

ARM's updated Mali-G71 GPU is 1.8x as powerful as the Mali-T880 MP12 GPU that's used in the Exynos 8890-based Galaxy S7. We can't guarantee you that Samsung will release the Galaxy S8 a few months earlier than normal, just to forget about the Note 7 drama, but what we can tell you for sure is that the latest leaks suggest that the upcoming flagship will be packed with an Exynos 8895 chipset, which is now under development and it will house the new ARM Mali-G71 GPU, the successor of Mali-T880 ...

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Redskins rally, knock off Giants 29-27

Kirk Cousins . Cousins is 3rd in the National Football League in passing yardage. It felt like a runaway train of a season after a shocking playoff appearance in 2015. But that particular lack of poise was not the reason the Giants lost. "I have to be a leader and be in there for my team", Richburg added. The difference in field position was huge, and it was another example of a Giants player losing their composure in a key situation.

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West Ham Boss Slaven Bilic Isn't Under Any Pressure - Chris Sutton

Speaking about the empty seats at the final whistle, he said: "That's not a good sign". Southampton coasted to a 3-0 win at West Ham United in the Premier League on Monday (AEST) to record a fourth successive victory in all competitions and increase the concerns of the home fans about their team's dismal record at the new stadium.

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PM Modi has shown a 'mirror' to Pakistan: BJP

Our 18 soldiers had to sacrifice their lives because of terrorists exported by our neighboring country. People and politicians get opportunities to speak and that's what they do. Geo further states, "Spewing hatred against the neighbouring country, Modi accused Pakistan of being "the epicentre of terrorism" and claimed it was "exporting terrorism" to the world".

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Suspect arrested in Washington state mall shooting

Cetin was arrested Saturday near his Oak Harbor apartment after he was spotted walking down the sidewalk by Island County sheriff's Lt. Mike Hawley , who made a U-turn and arrested him without incident at gunpoint. Cetin had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather. The Skagit County coroner said autopsies and formal identification
of the victims likely won't be completed until Tuesday.

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Clinton Leads Trump By Four Points Ahead Of First Debate: Reuters/Ipsos Poll

Between shots of teenage girls looking at themselves in the mirror, the video features a raft of highly misogynistic slurs Trump has delivered about women throughout his time in the spotlight. Hindman said the conventional strategy for presidential debates is to solidify the candidate's base, perhaps sway a few undecideds and avoid serious gaffes.

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Nintendo Now Accepting "Final Orders" On Wii U Consoles From Retailers

It looks increasingly likely that Wii U will be remembered as Nintendo's worst-selling console, with news emerging that the company is now accepting "final orders" from retailers. A report somehow confirmed this notion saying that the Nintendo NX will be equipped with its own displayed, but can be turned to a home console through a TV connection.

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N. Korea calls United States bomber flyover of the South a bluff

On Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi spoke with his South Korean counterpart Yun Byung Se by phone, expressing Beijing's opposition to the North's latest nuclear test but also reiterating its opposition to the planned deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) anti-missile system in South Korea, China's Foreign Ministry said.

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SpaceX fires its Raptor engine for Mars flights for the first time

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said in a series of Tweets , with images of the tests last night. The chamber pressure for Raptor is nearly three times that of SpaceX's Merlin engine, which is used in the Falcon 9 rockets that deliver supplies to the International Space Station.

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Tesla Autopilot to use radar after fatal Model S crash

One big way the company is enhancing the accuracy of Autopilot is by tweaking the system's software so that data collected by the car's radar sensor carries more weight when determining whether the auto should brake or not. The agency had been briefed on the changes by Tesla and would review them, spokesman Bryan Thomas said. Tesla CEO wanted to underline the fact that flawless safety is impossible to obtain, but the Tesla's efforts are made to increase the probability of higher safety.

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Pre-Production Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Units Burst Into Flames in China

The company announced about this global recall program of Galaxy Note 7 to review on the issues of faulty battery and explosion possibilities. Time has a amusing way of making people forget and that's exactly what Sprint Corporation's (S) CEO Marcelo Claure thinks will happen with Samsung Electronic's Galaxy Note 7, which suffered an embarrassing recall.

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Swaraj To Spearhead India's Counter At UN After Nawaz Kashmir Offensive

The minister would expose Pakistan's double-speak on terrorism highlighting how terrorists like Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Maulana Masood Azhar and Jama'at-ud-Da'wah head Hafiz Saeed roam freely in on their territory. First secretary in the Permanent Mission of India to the UN, Eenam Gambhir, had said in response to Sharif's speech at the UNGA: "When practised as an instrument of state policy it is a war crime".

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U.S. golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Palmer joined the PGA Tour in 1955 and won the Canadian Open for the first of his 62 titles. Trailing by seven heading into the final round of the 1960 U.S. As a player he won seven majors and had a friendly rivalry with Nicklaus, who outscored him by 11 on the major front, as the pair elevated golf to a global audience.

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Minecraft: Education Edition comes to the Windows Store next month

Now we have more information about the update, including the release date. It seems that Minecraft: Education Edition will receive all the features that are now available in the Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition, which include leads, horses, pistons and more.

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Gennifer Flowers Won't Be At The Debate

On the eve of the debate at Hofstra University in suburban NY, aides to Clinton have sought to cast Trump, a NY businessman and former reality TV host, as lacking the temperament and experience to serve as president. If Trump is provoked or beaten on policy detail by the wonkish Hillary Clinton , will he revert to type and say something outrageous to grab the headlines? Colorado is regarded as a tossup, with Clinton ahead by 40 percent to 39 percent, and Republican voters there seem to have ...

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Jaguars' Brandon Linder ruled out against Ravens

Tucker was about as steady as they come against the Jaguars. "At the end of the day, it is what it is". The first 17 completions of the record-setting run led into halftime and set up field goals of 43 and 42 yards. "He was lined up on me a couple of times at the beginning of the game", Ramsey said. "I think we're a team that's kind of growing as we're moving along here".

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Clinton and Trump to square off in highly anticipated debate showdown

Viewers will not only be paying attention to what is said, but how it's said and how the candidates react to one another. She has been focusing on his psychological profile, with a goal to get Trump to crack, to show that he can't control himself and lacks the even-handed temperament a president needs.

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Charlotte police shooting: What happens next

The footage of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott was released amid days of protests, including an outpouring by hundreds earlier Saturday, which coalesced around demands for the public to see the video. "You can't clearly identify what, if anything, is in his hand", Justin Bamberg, an attorney for the Scott family, said at news conference Saturday evening.

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Barack Obama vetoes 9/11 bill to allow families sue Saudi Arabia

The bill would mean victims' families would be able to sue in USA court for any role that the Saudi government may have played in the 9/11 attacks. The US President said the bill would upset longstanding worldwide principles regarding sovereign immunity, putting in place rules that, if applied globally, could have serious implications for the country's national interests and it can even complicate relations with its closest partners.

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Snapchat introduces video-catching sunglasses

Circular video plays full screen on any device, in any orientation, and capture the human perspective with a 115-degree field of view. In 2014, Google introduced its gadget named Google Glass which was liked by people in all over the world.In the same year, Snapchat bought the ownership of Vergence Labs and start the research on the concept of technology equipped glasses like " Google Glass".

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Purchase Xbox One S Now And Get One Game For Free

Developer Rockfish Games has announced that their roguelike shooter, Everspace has officially released into Xbox One's Preview program for $29.99. Microsoft has launched a new promotion you may want to consider. The new Xbox One S features 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, 4K video streaming, and High Dynamic Range. For actual value right now, it seems like the Xbox One is a can't miss if you don't own one already.

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Obama tells Netanyahu of U.S. concern on settlements, urges peace

In private, Mr Obama was more pointed, senior administration officials said , and raised "profound U.S. concerns" that settlement-building was eroding prospects for peace. While Netanyahu hailed it as a great success on his part, some in Israel sniped at the deal, saying Israel could have gotten more. Netanyahu, who has had a rocky relationship with Obama, said he appreciated their many talks about challenges facing Israel.

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US appeals for India, Pakistan to engage in direct dialogue

I want to remind Pakistan that your ancestors used to consider undivided India as their land before 1947 and worshipped it. Basit recalled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's remarks at UN General Assembly that Pakistan desired to have a normal, cooperative relationship with India and resolve all problems peacefully.

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Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi hails Indians for giving up LPG subsidy

Reposing faith in the Indian army, the Prime Minister said it will foil all such designs through its bravery. With their courage, they will defeat any attempt at such conspiracies. Referring to the terrorist attack on army camp in Uri, Mayawati said that the Modi government has not only failed to stop terrorism but has also been responsible for the fragile situation in Kashmir.

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Indian Retailer Teases Upcoming Samsung Galaxy On8

The company also teased its Galaxy On5 (2016) on its website . On the page Flipkart , "Samsung Galaxy On8" makes an appearance in the Special thanks to our partners section. The new smartphone has a 5.5-inch full HD TFT display and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 2GHz processor. This new smartphone is the successor of previous year launched Galaxy On7 smartphone.

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Snapchat Unveils Spectacles That Record 10 Second Videos

Snap Inc .is described on its website as " a camera company ". Snapchat has been the leading proponent of vertical video-smartphone clips produced by holding the phone in the vertical, instead of horizontal position. "Now that we are developing other products, like Spectacles , we need a name that goes beyond just one product", he wrote in a blog post. Snapchat introduced the circular video format to resolve the landscape vs.


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