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Bike Company Disguises Its Packages As TVs To Prevent Damage

The illustration, which doesn't explicitly claim the box contains a TV, still instantly signaled to handlers to be more careful with VanMoof's packages. Well, if you're to follow the strategy employed by one Dutch bicycle manufacturer, all you need to do is print a TV on the side of your box . "Just like that, shipping damage to our bikes dropped by 70-80%", Rad says.

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India will ratify CoP21 on Oct 2: Modi

However, to come into force the agreement needed at least 55 countries representing 55% of global greenhouse gas emissions to formally ratify the deal. "The world is today anxious about climate change, global warming, and natural disasters". The surprise announcement by Modi came after India had earlier this month said that no decision to ratify the Paris climate change agreement has been taken so far as its domestic processes in this regard were still underway.

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Marlins players to wear No. 16 Jose Fernandez jerseys tonight

Miami lost a player who was well on his way to becoming a cultural icon in the community there, and most importantly, a family lost a loving son. Marlins president David Samson said Fernandez, a Cuban refugee who became a USA citizen and achieved his dream of starring for a team in Miami , had been a role model beyond baseball.

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Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: 'We do have to inhabit other planets'

But his campaign has been facing setbacks recently as the Clinton campaign has started publicizing the notion that a protest vote for Gary Johnson would be a vote for Trump, drawing comparisons to the Presidential election of 2000, where third party votes cost Al Gore the presidency, making George W.

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Corrie star Marc Anwar reportedly 'sacked over racist tweets'

Marc Anwar as Sharif in Coronation Street (Picture: ITV ) Metro.co.uk received confirmation that Marc had been fired from the ITV soap early on Sunday morning, after he tweeted several offensive messages, branding Indians "b******s" and "p*** drinking c***s".

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Google Celebrates Its 18th Birthday With A Doodle

The company is showing everyone a cute, celebratory doodle on 27 September to mark the company's coming-of-age. Apparently, Google isn't sure themselves and even they can't Google it to find out. There has been some discrepancy regarding the official founding date of Google , since the firm chooses to celebrate its anniversary on different dates.

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Things To Watch Out For At Tonight's Debate

It's also going to fall upon the audience to sift out the substance from what may be a lot of rhetoric. Aides say the former secretary of state - who is known for doing her homework - has been poring over briefing books and practicing in mock debates with a Trump stand-in, Clinton's longtime aide Philippe Reines.

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Cruz throws support behind Trump's White House campaign

Kennedy. "I am greatly honored by the endorsement of Senator Cruz", the statement said. Cruz then called Trump amoral and a pathological liar . Beck, running short on time, bumped a commercial break to ask Cruz if a Politico report that said he rented his email list out to Trump months before endorsing was accurate.

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Clinton, Trump kick off high-stakes debate

The thing is, though, Clinton's prospects aren't looking much better in FiveThirtyEight's polls-plus forecast, which predicts the November 8 outcome based on current polls and other factors. One candidate will have two minutes to respond, then the other candidate will have two minutes to respond. Hofstra University on Long Island is preparing to host the first presidential debate matching Clinton and Trump, a contest that could draw 100 million TV and streaming online viewers, EFE news ...

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New law allows New Yorkers to be buried with pets

New Law Allows New Yorkers to be Buried With Their Pets Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation allowing New Yorkers to be buried with their pets at not-for-profit cemeteries. The legislation only applies to non-profit cemeteries and does not apply to cemeteries owned or operated by religious organizations. The cemeteries that do agree will have to put all pet internment payments toward permanent maintenance.

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India at United Nations tells Pakistan to 'abandon dream' of Kashmir

She said the timing of the resolution and Uri attack should be noted as they were part of a design to divert attention from the grave situation in the IoK. She said Pakistan was under the mistaken belief that it can capture Kashmir with such attacks. "Can Indian EAM explain that if Kashmir is an integral part of India, why is it on the Agenda of Security Council", tweeted Zakaria within a few hours after the EAM concluded her speech.

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Packers offense comes to life in win over Detroit

They moved the ball on the Lions' short-handed defense easily in the first half. Rodgers was hot, completed a lot of big passes on us. It was another blow for a defense already without lineman Ezekiel Ansah and linebacker DeAndre Levy . On the loss: "We are not discouraged. We've discussed this. It's no excuse, (but that's) the way early-season football is", McCarthy said. McCarthy said nine rookies or first-year players handled double-digit snaps on defense against Detroit.

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Donald Trump Did, in Fact, Blame China for Inventing Climate Change

It was originally reported that Trump's team was scrubbing the evidence from his social media. NextGen Climate, a climate change advocacy group founded by California billionaire Tom Steyer, has shifted its advertising strategy to focus on getting environmentally-minded millennials to the polls - if not for Clinton then at least against Trump .

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California wildfire in Sonoma County sends residents fleeing

Helena. A water tender rollover accident occurred at the fire scene on Geysers Road Sunday afternoon, but no injuries were reported, Cal Fire said. Fuels are heavy, with areas of grass and pockets of oak woodland. Geysers Road at River and Red Winery roads remained closed. State Sen. Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, said heavy spotting was reported, and public officials were closely monitoring and coordinating on the firefighting effort.

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Clinton and Trump readying for a high-stakes showdown

A month ago, Monmouth showed Clinton leading Trump by seven. "The race for president is a virtual tie and millions of likely voters consider the first debate must-see TV", said Tim Malloy, assistant director of the Quinnipiac poll in Hamden, Conn.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 officially recalled

Samsung plans to start providing new "battery-problem-free" Note 7 phones to current owners in South Korea on Monday. The official hazard listed on their website was: "The lithium-ion battery in the Galaxy Note7 smartphones can overheat and catch fire, posing a serious burn hazard to consumers".

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First Presidential Debate Stage Is Set For Clinton And Trump

A Quinnipiac University national poll showed Clinton edging Trump among likely voters 44-43 percent. But Trump is unlike any past debate opponent she has faced, and having the better mastery of policy details Monday night may not be enough to undercut his polling momentum.

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Arnold Palmer Dies at Age 87

Latrobe-born Arnold Palmer, who died Sunday at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, was a legend on the golf course. Palmer was especially dominant from 1960 to 1963, winning 29 PGA Tour events. Just as he began to collect dramatic victories, America's fascination with television was exploding.

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Disney, Microsoft among possible Twitter suitors

Disney's shares on the other hand didn't fare so well, and are down 1.73 percent, to trade at $91.66 (£70). The reps for both Disney and Twitter have not officially said anything about the possible bid either. The idea is appealing - live video and commentary, in one - but it's totally unclear whether it will ever be able to attract a large-enough audience to interest advertisers (two million people watched Twitter's first Thursday-night football-game stream; by contrast, almost 50 ...

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Tesla Autopilot "Pushing The Envelope" On Safety: Former Supplier

About Autopilot, Shashua told Reuters , It is not created to cover all possible crash situations in a safe manner. No matter how you spin it, [Autopilot] is not designed for that. The Florida crash sparked an investigation of Tesla's Autopilot system by US car-safety regulators that remains ongoing. According to Tesla, it has nothing to do with safety concerns related to the automaker's Autopilot technology, as Mobileye indicated to the press a day earlier.

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India to ratify Paris climate change deal

This year's Climate Week came at a critical time in global climate negotiations with countries on the cusp of ratifying the Paris Agreement and the United States presidential elections just seven weeks away. That narrative needed to change. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voiced confidence then that the accord would come into force by the end of the year.

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Smokin' hot: Firewatch headed for Hollywood as Campo Santo signs movie deal

Oh, and Firewatch is getting a movie too. Have a look at the best indie games on PC here. The first thing the two parties plan to make is an adaptation of 2016's Firewatch which has, thus far, been one of the most surprising video game hits of 2016.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Emits Smoke on Indian Flight

The airline issued a statement saying, "IndiGo confirms that a few passengers travelling on 6E-054 flight from Singapore to Chennai noticed the smoke smell in the cabin this morning..." In a statement, Indigo said its staff discharged a fire extinguisher and placed the burning device in a container of water.

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Pippa Middleton iCloud hack: First pic of computer hacker arrested

Palace security officials were believed to be racing to protect senior royals as cops arrested a man of 35 under the Computer Misuse Act. Around 3,000 private photographs, said to include snaps of Kate's sister, the Duchess of Cambridge, and her children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte , were reportedly stolen from Ms Middleton's internet account.

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Onus is on Pakistan to act swiftly against terrorist groups

Gambhir said Pakistan was a "country with a democracy deficit" that "practices terrorism on its own people". The nuclear weapons program in Pakistan is coming under pressure and renewed scrutiny from Japan, the United States and other states that gave aid this week even if the nervous leaders of the country are showing off their atomic arsenal because they are afraid of a retribution from India because of the Uri terrorist attack.

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Microsoft to connect Renault-Nissan self-driving cars through Azure cloud

One of the fruits of the Ford-Microsoft alliance with the oft-criticized Sync system. But Microsoft and the Renault-Nissan Alliance intend to improve the commuting experience via advanced navigation, predictive maintenance, over-the-air updates, and more.

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Tesla's Autopilot system under scrutiny over crash

What's interesting here is that Mobileye , whose vision processors enable driver-assistance features on cars from many top automakers, is making big investments in autonomous driving itself. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said in July that the split between the two companies was because Mobileye couldn't up with Tesla's quick development cycles.

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Horses can be trained to 'communicate their opinions to humans'

What was significant to note was that the horses' choices matched the weather around. Apes and dolphins are said to be able to express preferences by pointing at things as well. "When horses realized that they were able to communicate with the trainers, i.e.to signal their wishes regarding blanketing, many became very eager in the training or testing situation", the researchers write.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Quarterly growth Review

The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 0.96% and Monthly Volatility of 1.22%. Its relative strength index (RSI) arrived at 51.36 and Beta factor of the stock was observed as 0.21. However the company's price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 29.16. (NASDAQ:FOX) after beginning at $24.68, closed at $24.49 by cutting down -1.01% in recent trading session.

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Japanese Coca-Cola bottlers agree to merge - Nikkei

Coca-Cola Femsa is already the largest Coke bottler in Latin America. In a different news, on Mar 3, 2016, John Brock (Chairman and CEO) sold 590,779 shares at $48.64 per share price. Normalized Net Profit and EPS: Normalized Net Profit was R$ 2,194.7 million (-22.4%) in the quarter due to a higher net finance expense mainly driven by (i) higher carry cost of our COGS hedges, (ii) mark to market losses of CAPEX hedges, (iii) a non cash impact driven by accretion expense related to our ...

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GOP lawmaker: Federal Bureau of Investigation gave immunity for Clinton aide's testimony

Trump spokesman Jason Miller said the immunity agreements showed that Clinton's email use was "without a doubt a criminal scheme ". The FBI did not recommend charges following the closure of the investigation, which focused on whether Clinton mishandled classified information.

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United Kingdom police arrest man in hacking of Pippa Middleton's phone

The Sun said it had been approached by someone using a pseudonym and asking for £50,000 within 48 hours. The 33-year-old author - who is the younger sister of Duchess Catherine - had her vast collection of digital pictures stolen and reportedly offered for sale, and police are now quizzing 35-year-old Nathan Wyatt, much to the surprise of his neighbours in Northamptonshire, East Midlands.

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Clinton, Trump aides start setting debate expectations

The problem with Donald Trump is he has no sense of shame. Trump's advisers said the Republican presidential nominee was going up against a highly seasoned politician. Should you choose the traditional TV route, the debate is streaming on all major TV news networks, including NBC , CBS , ABC , Fox, Fox News, MSNBC, Univision, C-SPAN, and CNN .

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Louis Walsh sends girl group home TWICE on The X Factor

With just one more chance to impress their mentor, each act will be hoping to convince them that they have the star quality required to reach the live shows. She will battle it out against Christopher Peyton, James Wilson , Janet Grogan, Relley C and Samantha Atkinson in the over 25s category. "There were so many tears from me and my family - especially my granddad when I found out I was back in the competition".

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President Obama officially opens news Smithsonian African-American History Museum

Bush signed the law authorizing the construction in 2003. Legislation for the establishment of the museum was first authorised by Bush in 2003, nearly 100 years after it was first proposed. In his speech , Obama imagined himself coming back to the museum someday as a private citizen, "holding a little hand of somebody and telling them the stories enshrined here".


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