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Giants' first loss under McAdoo a repeat of last year

After a pair of narrow wins to start the season, the New York Giants' penchant for making things unnecessarily hard finally caught up to them against the Washington Redskins. "It's a bitter taste in everybody's mouth that we didn't get that win", Kennard said. Trailing 21-16, Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins hit Jordan Reed for a 24-yard gain that took the ball all the way to the Giants' 4-yard line.

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India's decision to sign Paris climate change pact is a major milestone

Mahatma Gandhi's life perhaps left the least carbon footprint on earth. As per the rules of the Paris Pact, the agreement demands approval from 55 nations that account for at least 55% of the greenhouse gas emissions of the planet responsible for climate adjustment.

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Yahoo already hit with lawsuits over hack

Yahoo is facing lawsuits from people who fear their accounts have been hacked and claim the company was "grossly negligent", putting their financial and personal data at risk. Furthermore, the hacker can be from governments of other countries, not just the United States, the location of Yahoo's headquarters. Accounts at banks, retailers and elsewhere could be vulnerable.

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Nathan Carman, Missing Boater, Found Alive After Eight Days at Sea

A private freighter found 22-year-old Nathan Carman two days later - in good condition - about 100 nautical miles south of Martha's Vineyard . The Coast Guard said it did not receive a distress call when the 31-foot boat sank. Nathan Carman, who has Asperger's syndrome, previously went missing in 2011 after his horse died. A Vermont man who was lost at sea for eight days after an offshore fishing trip has been found and reported safe, while his mother, who was with him on the trip, is ...

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Gambhir likely to replace injured Rahul for Kolkata Test

Rahul picked up a hamstring injury while batting in the first Test in Kanpur and did not come out to field in New Zealand's second innings. To be on a safer side, coach Anil Kumble has reportedly asked the Delhi batsman to be called in as a backup.

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Massive Xbox One price cuts in South Africa

If you've been holding off on upgrading to an Xbox One S in the hopes that Microsoft would come up with a promotion you just couldn't refuse, then this could well be it. This means you could get the new National Basketball Association 2k game or the Bioshock Collection . For the Xbox One S consoles, Microsoft Store is a better offer for the aforementioned Madden NFL 17 and Halo Collection bundles.

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Carson Wentz and Jordan Matthews explain their TD celebration

That's 102 pass attempts without an interception to start his career is a new National Football League record. A convincing 34-3 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday removed that label. But from a momentum standpoint, to stop them right there ... was big. It was the second longest catch of his career and eighth longest reception by an Eagles running back in franchise history.

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Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 First Look - The Journey

The legendary soccer game series by Electronic Arts launched in 1993 have yielded successive yearly instalments of the game and there is no doubt in the fact that we will be playing Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 on our consoles by the end of 2017.

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Clinton's needling kept Trump off balance in first debate

Trump argued that, to help promote job growth in the US, he would reduce taxes on companies from 35 per cent to just 15 per cent; high taxes, he said, are causing companies to leave the USA and take their money elsewhere or avoid bringing their money into the US altogether.

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India to ratify COP21 climate agreement

Some 55 nations will come together to achieve the goals decided and the targets fixed with regard to climate change, and later more countries will join", Dave noted. Officials hope the deal will kick in before the end of the year. The Paris agreement was signed in December 2015 by almost 200 countries. The agreement sets out a global action plan to put the world on track to avoid risky climate change by limiting global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius.

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PSLV launches eight satellites

With its engine turned off for much of the mission duration that lasted for two hours and 15 minutes on Monday, PSLV glided its way not just across the earth, but the annals of India's spacefaring history. The 371kg SCATSAT-1 is the continuity mission for Scatterometer payload carried by the earlier Oceansat-2 satellite. The data generated by SCATSAT-1 will be used by NASA, EUMETSAT and NOAA .

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Google rolled out offline Youtube Go App - Features, Review

Even you can watch the videos without a data connection and even if you are having poor internet data. The app seems to have been reworked from scratch and uses a different home screen and a new logo. The app - now in beta - supports five Indian languages. The app will also provide users with a low bandwidth animated preview of the video, then providing a choice of quality between low or standard bandwidth, to further conserve data.

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Here's what Google is offering in India

A week after launching Allo in India, Mountain View-based Google on Tuesday announced that its "smart" messaging app for Android and iOS will support Hindi language by the end of 2016. Through Allo and its support for Hindi, Google is looking to offer 'better and more relevant Google experiences for Indians, ' the company further said in a statement.

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NY senator: Wireless emergency alerts must include photos

De Blasio, a Democrat, defended the message, but said he would like future alerts to contain photographs. "Put a picture or something so at least you know who to look for", a Staten Island resident told WSJ this week . New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the alerts have proven to be a valuable tool. "I think we can improve upon it". "But I really find that the worst of Monday morning quarterbacking is for people to critique an approach that actually helped catch a terrorist".

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EU's Vestager Sees 'Clash of Understanding' With U.S. Over Apple

Given the large tax fee, Vestager said, "I think basically the very large figure is just an illustration of a very successful, very big company". It has ruled that Ireland must recover up to €13 billion from Apple after finding the U.S. The final amount payable could be as much as €17 billion, the largest tax penalty in a three-year European Union campaign against corporate tax avoidance.

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Trump touts 'winning' temperament, calls it his 'strongest asset'

For Clinton , 68, it was an opportunity to reassure voters she could be trusted. Markets have tended to see Clinton as the candidate of the status quo. Each accused the other of distortions and falsehoods and urged viewers to check their websites for the facts. The New York billionaire's low-key preparation for the first presidential debate of 2016 contrasted to Mrs.

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SpaceX test-fires "Raptor" rocket that will take humans to Mars

For the first time, SpaceX has fired the Raptor rocket engine Elon Musk and his company intend to use to send people to the Red Planet. Industry experts have questioned whether SpaceX's Mars mission could become a public-private partnership.

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Lions pick up pieces after late loss to Packers

My guess is that McCarthy would say the two-tight-end package was a big part of the game plan that the team had practiced all week, and he didn't want to abandon it. After a high-scoring victory at Indianapolis to begin the season, the Lions fell to Tennessee in their home opener 16-15. Matthew Stafford passed for 385 yards and three scores for the Lions, who held advantages in total yardage (418-324) and time of possession, holding the ball for 35 minutes.

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5 things Hillary Clinton needs to do on debate night

He was just trying to bait Donald Trump , he said, and now he's getting death threats. "He's got to draw the contrast between Trump as the candidate of change and Clinton as the candidate of more of the same", Reed said. Clinton says it was a mistake, and she wishes she could have handled it better. And Trump actually leads by two points when third party candidates Gary Johnson and Jill Stein are included in the sample.

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China, Canada to talk free trade

Li met with President Raul Castro at the Palace of the Revolution, with the two communist countries signing about 30 cooperation agreements in a wide range of areas, including a protocol canceling Cuban debts and four loan deals for projects on the island, according to local television.

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McLaren launches all-electric P1 ... for younger drivers

In addition, this one also gets butterfly doors as seen on other McLarens. The McLaren P1 for adults, however, comes powered by a 3.8-litre twin turbo V8 petrol engine along with a lightweight electric motor. McLaren has also ensured that the "busy six year old" isn't overwhelmed by its MSO personalisation programme, so rather than the usual policy of offering limitless colour and trim combinations, Volcano Yellow is the only colour choice.

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China welcomes India's decision to ratify Paris climate deal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced that India will ratify the Conference of Parties (CoP) protocol on combating climate change on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary on October 2. The paper, by Jeffery Greenblatt and Max Wei of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, does the math on current and proposed future USA climate policies and basically finds that it will be hard (although certainly not impossible) for the country to hit its embraced target, ...

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India can partially block water in winters when flows ebb

Responding to this assertion, Pakistan officials said India is already using some of western rivers' water for irrigation purposes through existing infrastructure built before or under the treaty. A day ago, in a review meeting on Indus Treaty, Modi said that, "Blood and water can not flow together". Having storage capacity of around 60,000 acre feet, India can impound all of Chenab river flows in Salal lake for 7-8 days, which used to come down to 4,000 to 5,000 cusecs in severe winter period.

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Jeep Compass Makes Its Official Debut

Jeep says the Compass will be available in North America in the first quarter of 2017. It is built off Jeep's small-wide 4x4 platform that also underpins the smaller Renegade, with the Compass to sit between that auto and the mid-size Cherokee in the Jeep line-up.

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Apple Watch OS 3: Three features that make it a worthy upgrade

When Apple first came out with the first Apple Watch , it was full of promises to become a popular new computing platform. Now you have watchfaces that give you more information than before and they turn on as you look at the watch. What are the pros and cons of Apple Watch to you? Another way to look at the new version of the Apple Watch is as a solution in search of a problem, as a gadget that is just as likely to end up in a drawer as on your wrist three or six months from now, ...

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Uber Exec: Passenger-Carrying Drones Could Be the Norm Within a Decade

According to Holden, the company is looking into what are called VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) aircraft, which might sound a bit like a helicopter, but they generally refer to planes with fixed wings. It'd be a massive improvement on getting the subway, though. The Telegraph notes that Amazon's delivery drones are employing a similar technology.

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India to speed up hydropower building on rivers flowing into Pakistan

India has always been a victim of Pakistan's sponsorship of terrorism and faced several small and big terror attacks in the last many years. The Indian army said the rebels had infiltrated the Indian part of Kashmir from Pakistan. The situation could easily get out of control, and the fact that the two South Asian nemeses possess nuclear bombs should be a matter of concern for the worldwide community.

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Gold slips as equities, dollar gain after US presidential debate

Equity markets bounce after presidential debate * Gold snaps six-day winning streak * Spot silver may test support at $18.06/oz in three months - technicals (Adds comments, updates prices) By Swati Verma BENGALURU, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Gold edged lower on Tuesday after equity markets bounced back, hinting that investors were turning to riskier assets in a belief Democrat Hillary Clinton won the first USA presidential debate against Republican Donald Trump.

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Yahoo sued for data breach

Yahoo believes that the cybersecurity breach was "state-sponsored" - a hacker working for a government - and is working closely with law enforcement officials in their investigation. Users should also change their passwords and security questions to other online accounts and never use the same the same credentials to log in to multiple accounts.

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Date announced for Manchester's Olympic and Paralympic parade

Cockcroft said: "Challenging China (they won 239 medals) will be tough". The staff were great, the food was fantastic. It was.2 of a second so I didn't know whether she had won at first. Waiting for the athletes at Heathrow on Tuesday, double-gold medallist Kadeena Cox's sister Carmel Williams said: "We thought she was going to come back with some golds".

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

When pressed by the disbelieving ABC anchor, Johnson asked: "Can't we have a little humor once in a while?" I mean , plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. Private sector companies like SpaceX, Boeing and Blue Origin are racing to be the first private company to send humans to the International Space Station (ISS.) These companies have made huge advancements in reusable rocketry, which has the potential to greatly lower the costs of getting into orbit , which are ...

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'I prepared to be president,' Clinton tells Trump in debate zinger

More than half, 61 percent, were hoping for a civil debate and were not interested in the bitterness shown on the campaign trail. The debate marks a rare shared experience for a country deeply divided along political lines and fragmented in the media they consume.

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Very big 'meteor' falling from the skies over Queensland

Social media users posted on Higgins Storm Chasing's Facebook page they had seen the incredible flash of light. Police received multiple calls from residents in the Gladstone area, in central Queensland, reporting their houses shaking in what was initially believed to be an natural disaster.

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4.3-magnitude natural disaster strikes Salton City area

Including all earthquakes, even those with magnitudes smaller than 2.5, the USGS reported 134 quakes between 12:01 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Monday. No injuries or damage have been reported. On Saturday morning, about 2:15 a.m., a 3.4 magnitude quake shook the Desert Hot Springs area, rattling a few Coachella Valley residents awake. There were also three small earthquakes before the largest shock, measuring 2.6, 2.8, and 3.3 in magnitude.

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Why the jet black iPhone 7 is so rare right now

T-Mobile CEO John Legere also commented that the iPhone 7's demand is "phenomenon". For preorders of the smartphone worldwide, Jet Black was chosen as the preferred color for 30 percent to 35 percent, and in China, the color was the chosen option for 45 percent to 50 percent of preorders.


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