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Early voting begins in Indiana

Among Election Day voters, the candidates were tied. Functional testing ensures the proper operation of the buttons, connections and other components of the voting machines, such as the audio-visual ballot marking interface. Although the deadline to request a ballot by mail is not until Friday, Oct. 28, Vera urges qualified voters who will need to vote by mail to go ahead and call her office, at 872-3778, to submit an application for a ballot.

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Mistrial sought in Derrick Rose rape lawsuit

Before Rose retakes the stand, a judge will first consider a mistrial request from Rose's lawyer, who said the woman's attorneys had failed to reveal a profane text message that was relevant to the case before the trial began. The woman says she did not take a pregnancy test or use a rape kit because she was "ashamed and embarrassed". Fitzgerald said the trial will continue as lawyers figure out exactly when the texts were handed over.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Elon Musk Makes Big Statement About Its Cash

There haven't been any clues as to what may be launched on the October 17 event, but it could be the second part of Tesla's Model 3 launch. Electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors has recently detailed a new master plan for expanding space at its factory in Fremont, California.

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VW ID concept vehicle previews new electric auto

The I.D.is driven by a single electric motor that VW claim will have a range of 250 to 370 miles on a single charge. It expects to have 20 electric or plug-in cars on the market before the I.D. Mercedes-Benz first EQ vehicle - again, a concept, goes by the name " Generation EQ ". The Generation EQ replaces side mirrors with cameras and disguises door handles and windshield wipers to emphasise a clean aerodynamic shape.

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Parents to blame for risky teen driving

Nasworthy said involved parents can make a difference. It's up to today's parents to set a good example. But the study also finds fault with parents who aren't preparing their teens for the road, and are often setting a bad example. National Teen Driver Safety week starts this Sunday, October 16. Distractions from cellphones, passengers and other objects in the vehicle also proved to be a major factor in crashes involving young drivers.

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Google, Facebook team on undersea cable from LA to Hong Kong

Most Pacific subsea cables stretch from the USA to Japan, according to Facebook vice president of network engineering Najam Ahmad. Facebook and Google both have plenty of data to send just between their own servers, so there's reason they'd want to have a stake in the connections, rather than being forced to lease everything they need.

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Swapping out an explosive Samsung phone took 90 minutes in South Philly

Consumer Products Safety Commission Chairman Elliot Kaye in a statement to USA TODAY . He said Samsung made the right decision to cancel the Note 7 "for the greater good of the Samsung brand". In the United States, customers should use the US Postal Service and UPS shipping services to return their Note 7 devices in the fireproof box, according to a Samsung customer care representative.

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Maybe don't anger Harvey Dent in episode three of Telltale's Batman

New World Order also appears to take a closer look at many of Bruce's relationships as well. And in the aftermath of the attack, Bruce's friend and Gotham's new mayor, Harvey Dent, is a deeply changed man. If you bought the disc, it functions essentially as a season pass, and when the third episode releases, it'll be available to download. The Walking Dead Season 3 will likely continue to focus around Clementine, the protagonist of Season 2 and major character of Season 1.

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Lucas Capital Management lowers its Position in Amazon.com Inc

Perkins Coie Trust Co now owns 225 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $161,000 after buying an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. Algert Global LLC purchased a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the first quarter worth about $1,092,000.

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Samsung Malaysia: Exchange your Note 7 or get a full refund

Workers clean a window at Samsung Electronics shop in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. "We have just received this insane Galaxy Note 7 return kit", the person said in the video. "I'm in a state of 'I don't know, '" said Pamela Gill, a 51-year-old who works at Pratt Institute, a college in New York City, and likes her replacement Note 7.

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Battlefield 1 "War Stories" Now Available for Viewing (Watch Them Here!)

Each of the campaigns spans multiple missions and puts you in the roles of some of the men (and one woman, a Bedouin fighter) who fought in the war. You'll only have two campaign missions and multiplayer will be restricted to five maps - St.

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Matthew makes landfall in SC

According to the National Hurricane Center's 8 p.m. update, Matthew has caused record-breaking flooding in the eastern portion of North Carolina. It will be the first Category 4 storm to hit the United States since 2004. The St. Johns River remains swollen from storm surge and flooding could continue to be a problem for days. Forecasters say the center of Matthew will continue to move near or over the coast of SC today, and be near the coast of southern North Carolina by tonight.

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Second Trump-Clinton presidential debate most tweeted ever

Trump has seen several major Republicans abandon him over his recent remarks about women prompting pundits to view the debate as make or break time for his campaign. He then immediately went on the attack, arguing that "there has never been anybody in the history of politics in this nation who has been so abusive to women" as Bill Clinton , whose behavior Mrs.

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Mike Pence: 'I am proud to stand with Donald Trump'

Talk of Pence's escape came amidst the weekend of fallout over the leak of Trump speaking on a hot-mic about his treatment of women he finds attractive, in the process revealing an attitude towards the opposite sex so gross and demeaning that even a Neanderthal might say, "Whoa dude, that's over the top".

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Martin wins record-tying 4th world time trial title

Martin joins Fabian Cancellara in winning the time trial title four times, after victories in 2011, '12 and '13. "It's unbelievable, I can't believe it", said Martin afterwards. Martin said he had prepared thoroughly for the conditions - he said earlier in the week he had trained on rollers in a heated room - and averaged nearly 54 kilometres per hour throughout the ride.

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Pakistan seeks greater SAARC to counter Indian aggression

The Himalayan nation had said that terrorism emanating from Pakistan was a matter of concern for South Asia and affected peace and stability in Bhutan as well, the sources said. There is not much benefit for Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka in joining a land route far from their borders and Dhaka as well as Colombo have their own ports.

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No. 1 Alabama wary of No. 9 Vols' comeback ability

There is a ton on the line for this game. It looks like Kevin Sumlin has finally found his quarterback in Trevor Knight, and just like that the Aggies are a contender for the SEC title once again. Trevor Knight's rèsumè game, hands down, was against Alabama in the Sugar Bowl almost three years ago. If not, then it could be over by halftime. Young and Explosive: On the offensive side of the ball, one young player that has made explosive plays this season is freshman Tyler Byrd.

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LEGO unveils official The Beatles "Yellow Submarine" set

Lego released a trailer for the set in which the Fab Four take to the Yellow Submarine to rescue a fisherman from a sea monster. After a successful LEGO Ideas campaign by a fan, LEGO has unveiled the first official images of the upcoming new The Beatles " Yellow Submarine " set complete with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, and of course Jeremy.

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Putin shuns Paris visit after France offers only Syria talks

The Syrian army has denied targeting civilians. Air strikes mostly hit the Bustan al-Qasr neighborhood, Zakaria Malhifji of the Aleppo-based Fastaqim rebel group told Reuters. French Prime Minister Manuel Valls also faced criticism from opposition lawmakers over his government's handling of relations with Russian Federation over Syria.

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USA suspends talks on Syrian truce

Monday's announcement dealt peace efforts a serious blow. "This is not a decision that was taken lightly." But the Syrian government, with Russian support, has continued bombing rebel-held areas of the war-torn city. On Monday, Russia reportedly said it was suspending an arms reduction agreement with the US. A USA intelligence official said the bombing campaign was "one of the deadliest" since the civil war erupted in 2011.

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Samsung says in talks with US watchdog on washing machine safety issues

A CNN report says the Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a safety warning after reports of certain top-loading Samsung washing machines exploding. The damaging allegations come at a time when Samsung is facing the heat related to its flagship phone Galaxy Note 7 which had to be recalled due to a battery fault that caused it to explode in many cases.

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Verizon now says the Pixel will get Android updates immediately

Verizon has made it clear that they will not be going through the same process with Google Android updates that they had with past Nexus models. "Interesting", he tweeted. Do you plan on picking up a Pixel from Verizon? First, Verizon is stating directly that it will not "stand in the way" of Google's updates. Meaning, when Apple releases an iOS update it's released at the same time across all carriers, and the Pixel line will receive that same treatment.

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Duterte: No more US-PH Balikatan exercises in 2017

On day two, Duterte and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are expected to address about 600 business executives from Chinese and Filipino private companies. He told US President Barack Obama last week to "go to hell" and alluded to severing ties with Washington. The Chinese government has commended President Rodrigo Duterte's "attachment of importance" to China-Philippines relations and now looks forward in anticipation to the upcoming visit of the Filipino leader to Beijing.

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MPs Say Government Must Consider The Impact Of AI

There is no strategy for developing the new kinds of skills that workers will need after automation and artificial intelligence takes over their lives, according to a new report from the Science and Technology Committee. The Committee said: "While we can not yet foresee exactly how this fourth industrial revolution will play out, we know that gains in productivity and efficiency, new services and jobs, and improved support in existing roles are all on the horizon, alongside the potential loss ...

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Deutsche Bank falls after no deal reached with DoJ

The U.S. Department of Justice has proposed to fine the bank with $14 billion for its issuance and underwriting of residential mortgage-backed securities and related securitization activities during the period between 2005 and 2007. In a separate session, Goldman Sachs Group President Gary Cohn said the USA banking system was in the "best shape it has ever, ever been by far".

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Rahm Emanuel lauds city financial improvements in budget speech

Emanuel said the tentative agreement "invested in strengthening the classroom and helped our teachers financially, but actually did it in a way that CPS is on a better sustainable path than every contract preceding". It would have been the second major Chicago schools strike since 2012. It's cut after-school programming and counseling, and laid off dozens of art and music teachers and librarians.

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Samsung revises down Q3 earnings after discontinuing Galaxy Note 7

Galaxy Note 7 smartphone was permanently discontinued this week due to an issue with the battery that caused the device to overheat and catch fire. If exchanged for a device of a lower value, a refund of the price difference between devices will be given, a statement from Samsung Singapore said on Wednesday (Oct 12).

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Green groups call for deal to cut down super pollutants

It was decided that they were better left to the Montreal Protocol - the pioneering treaty which was hailed as the most successful environmental accord in history when it successfully closed the ozone hole. The objective is to adopt an amendment to the Montreal Protocol to phase down the potent greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and the meeting may result in a legally-binding mechanism to ban the HFCs, commonly used in refrigerators and air-conditioners.

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Galaxy Note 7 fiasco: Smartphone makers need to introspect (Tech Trend)

USA regulators ordered a recall of the original Note 7, a huge phone-bordering-on-tablet with a huge battery, in late September after the devices demonstrated an unwelcome tendency to catch fire. This offer comes as the company halts production of the Note 7, effectively killing the product line. Apple's iPhone 7 also recently launched, and has been fairly well received even though it no longer features the standard headphone jack.

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Saudi Arabia regrets funeral attack but stops short of admitting responsibility

It appeared to be targeting the Amphibious Transport Dock Ponce or the Destroyer Mason , ultimately triggering one of the Mason's counter-missile systems, a USA defense official said. Since March past year, the country has been the target of an air campaign launched by an Arab coalition, led by Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Foreign Ministry said its United Nations mission sent a letter on Sunday to the Security Council, expressing the kingdom's "deep regret of the reported attack" on the ...

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Founders Capital Management Lowers stake in International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

International Business Machines Corp. makes up approx 0.15% of Independence Advisors's portfolio.Curbstone Financial Management Corp reduced its stake in IBM by selling 30 shares or 0.56% in the most recent quarter. (NYSE:IBM) last posted its earnings results on Monday, July 18th. The sell-side analysts are projecting earnings per share of $4.96 for the next fiscal quarter.

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Clinton holds double-digit lead over Trump in national poll

He hammered Clinton's handling of classified information while serving as secretary of state and referred to her as "the devil". Trump rebuked Ryan, saying in a Twitter comment, that he "should spend more time on balancing the budget, jobs and illegal immigration and not waste his time on fighting (the) Republican nominee".

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Consensus Analyst Thoughts for: Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

The business earned $5.93 billion during the quarter. The firm's revenue was up 31.0% compared to the same quarter past year. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 8.04% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 18.90% along with sales growth of 6.00% in the last five years.

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Held for WhatsApp message on beef, youth dies in custody

They admit, however, to "lapses" by police officer Harish Pathak, who was in charge of Mr Ansari's arrest and questioning. The police say that he died as he suffered from encephalitis. Harish Pathak, the officer in charge has been suspended following the youngster's death. However, Minhaj Ansari was not. The police said Ansari succumbed to Japanese encephalitis in the RIMS intensive care unit (ICU).

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Hillary Clinton Releases Hurricane Matthew Statement - 20 Hours After Donald Trump

The eye of the storm is expected to travel up Florida's coastline on Friday evening, hitting Georgia and SC on Saturday. Hurricane Matthew shows its strength as it enters Florida causing heavy rains , power interruptions and storm surges along the Florida coast.


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