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Burundi notifies United Nations of International Criminal Court withdrawal

Elsewhere, Senegal has declined to take an official position, but the justice minister, Sidiki Kaba, who also happens to be the current president of the assembly of state parties to the Rome statute of the worldwide criminal court, has urged South Africa and Burundi to reconsider their positions.

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Titanfall 2 post-release DLC to be free for all

Although it is something that had been already announced previously, Respawn Entertainment wanted to reconfirm that Titanfall 2 will not have Season Pass or downloadable content of payment of any kind. What you see will be what you get. No Season Pass required... And, of course, " Titanfall 2 " is no exception. The first DLC to be put out by Respawn will be a remastered version of one of Titanfall's original maps Angel City.

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Google's Pixel phones go out of stock - 'expectations' were wrong

One of the first reasons is that Verizon offers great trade-in value if you're turning in your old device and swapping it with a Pixel , a number which can reach $200. That translates into $325 which are to be returned to you in twenty four monthly installments. Now, IHS Markit has torn down the Pixel XL alongside a complete bill of materials (BOM), and reports that the cost-to-sales-price ratio is similar to the Apple iPhone 7 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.

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Countries OK world's largest marine reserve in Antarctica

The pact for the protected area in the Ross Sea covers more than 1.55 million square kilometers, about the size of Britain, Germany and France combined. This year has already been a HUGE year for ocean protection . Other nations have been stepping up too on protecting their national waters - such as Chile's creation of a massive marine park around Easter Island, and the UK's commitment to create protected "Blue Belts" around its overseas territories.

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Could clean cars cut health costs?

Its finding: the public health and climate cost attributed to pollution from passenger vehicles in the 10 states today is $37 billion annually. Besides California, these states are Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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Apple ramps up MacBook infused with touch controls

Though Apple is apparently killing the 11-inch Air, it will keep the 13-inch Air and double the RAM of those computers, from 4 GB to 8 GB. The speakers have had an update , although in the crowded demo room we could barely hear them so we'll have to take Apple's word for it for now.

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Samsung still stumped by charred Note 7s; heir joins board

The beleaguered tech giant posted revenue of 48.82 trillion won for the quarter ending September 30, down 7.6 percent from a year ago, and total operating profit of 5.2 trillion won, falling 29.7 percent on year, according to the earnings report.

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Twitter Is Laying Off 9 Percent Of Employees Amid $103 Million Loss

The news comes after the microblogging site announced a round of layoffs as part of a restructuring move following another money-losing quarter. It wasn't immediately clear why the Vine app would be shut down, and Twitter didn't immediately respond to questions.

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VW Atlas Is A Brand-New, 7-Seater Large Crossover For North America

The US models will be built in Chattanooga, Tennessee, US next year. "This is the biggest and boldest Volkswagen we have ever built in the United States, delivering the distinctive design and craftsmanship we're known for, now with room for seven", said Hinrich J.

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Apple's New TV Guide App is Called TV

The app sits in the Apple TV app library . Shows become the main focus rather than the apps themselves, meaning something you've been watching on one app will show up alongside something you've been watching on another app. The app won't be available until December, and Apple didn't offer up the complete list of which streaming platforms it will support. "Today, machine learning drives improvement in countless features across our products", Apple CEO Tim Cook boasted during his ...

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Chinese firm blames hacked connected devices behind Friday's DDOS attack

According to reports, the East Coast was originally the only area feeling the affects of the major Internet service disruption, but by midday, " people in Europe were reporting outages as well ". All the firms are customers of a company called Dyn, which they use to help users find their sites online. When a user types an internet address into a browser, the DNS converts the name into a numeric IP address and sends the user on its way.

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Militant attack on Pakistani police academy leaves 60 dead

The United States of America said on Tuesday that the upcoming Islamabad protest and sit-in was Pakistan's internal matter, stating that US supported the democratic process in Islamabad . The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. The claim was not confirmed by Pakistani officials and IS did not offer any previously unknown details about the attack.

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DDoS attackers exploited insecure IoT gadgets from Chinese company

The attack , which took down sites including Twitter , Spotify and CNN for long stretches, underscored how hackers can marshal an increasing number of online gadgets, collectively known as the Internet of Things, to disrupt the internet on an unprecedented scale.

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Vine being shut down as Twitter trims expenses

Nothing is disappearing today, and Twitter says that it will be "keeping the website online" assumably for some time after the apps are shuttered. Social media practitioners who like to create and view video content six seconds at a time will be sad to hear Twitter's latest news. Still, Vine never became as big of a hit as Twitter wanted it to be.

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Microsoft Offers Surface Discount for MacBook Trade-Ins

Microsoft hit first, unveiling its new high-end Surface Book laptop. "Windows 10 will be your platform for gaming glory", he said at a product launch event in NY. Microsoft has also out the Paint 3D in the Windows Store to download and install, but it will require the Windows 10 Creators Update , which is only available to Insiders.

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GfK poll: Most Trump supporters doubt election legitimacy

Clinton so far has had a durable lead in the Keystone State, suggesting Trump is unlikely to break this pattern. Trump has also repeated inaccurate claims that vote fraud is a widespread problem, and the poll finds that most of Trump's supporters share that concern.

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Microsoft is bringing Minecraft to Apple TV

The people could not be named because of the confidential nature of the negotiations. For the most current news from Apple's event, follow out liveblog . Apple also introduced a new Siri® feature for Apple TV that lets viewers tune in directly to live news and sporting events across their apps. But too much of a good thing can be overwhelming.

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PGW: Final Fantasy XV 'Omen' trailer released; plus co-op to be added!

After over 10 years of development in one form or another, Final Fantasy will be released on November 29 worldwide - a Square Enix representative confirmed taht there would be more information on the multiplayer expansion coming post-release.

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Friday's DDoS attack came from 100000 infected devices

Flashpoint has assessed with high confidence - and Dyn has confirmed - that a Mirai botnet participated in the attacks, although it is unclear if other botnets were also involved. Security experts recommended Tuesday that default usernames and passwords in IoT devices be avoided and said automatic updates of IoT software could help avoid similar attacks in the future.

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Twitter set to cut 9% of its staff, drop Vine

No word as to what the company has next, but Vine said it willl use Twitter and its blog on Medium to keep people informed. The research firm eMarketer estimates Twitter's share of U.S. So it would make you wonder why Twitter would cut a popular service, it's known that Twitter's growth has pretty much stalled and cargo has to be thrown overboard.

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Twitter's video-sharing mobile app Vine to close

Changes will not take immediate effect - users will still be able to access the website and download their Vines until further notice from the company. Luckily for them, social media fame proved to be fluid. Vine's video-splicing features also led to magic tricks and internet cultural mashups of a Shiba Inu dancing to Toto .

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Twitter Kills Its Vine Video App

The company claims that users will be able to "access and download" their old Vines, though it's unclear exactly what "access" entails. It said that the website would remain online so that Vines can continue to be viewed. If you're regular Vine content creator or simply enjoy videos on Vine, then you might be sad to know that Twitter is bringing the service to a close soon.

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Turkey pushes United States to arrest coup suspect Gulen

And after all this, just imagine that the manager and the perpetrator of all these activities was residing in Turkey. "During yesterday's visit [with U.S. Turkey's state-run news agency says 73 military pilots are to be detained as part of the ongoing investigation into the movement allegedly responsible for the failed coup on July 15.

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Ondo PDP: Court Says Jegede Lacks 'Locus Standi' To Challenge Ibrahim

Until now Mr Eyitayo Jegede of the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the party was recognised by INEC, but Ibrahim of the Modu Sheriff faction went to court and received judgement that he is the right candidate to be fielded by the party. Without a party, a candidate can not go for election. "Only political party can stand for an election". It is not a candidate that nominates himself.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall Will Cost Company Billions

The Note 7 debacle has come at an awkward time for South Korea's biggest family-run conglomerate, which is in the middle of a leadership succession and is facing calls for a major restructuring from USA hedge fund Elliott Management. The global consolidated sales estimate has also been lowered by 2 trillion Korean won (USD 1.7 billion) to approximately 47 trillion Korean won, after the company chose to permanently halt sales of the troubled Note 7 device, in less than two months after its ...

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Ammon Bundy: Dismiss juror or mistrial

This is a developing story and we will update it as more information becomes available . PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A judge overseeing the trial of Ammon Bundy and six others accused in the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge dismissed a juror Wednesday after his impartiality was questioned by a fellow juror.

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Microsoft's First Desktop PC Surface Studio Competes with The iMac

All of this new 3D, virtual reality content will be for naught if no one can afford to see it as it was meant to be seen. Turning the rumor into truth, today Microsoft released Paint 3D for all the Microsoft users of Windows 10 . Although Surface revenue slowed last quarter (probably due to market anticipation of a new device for the holidays), the popular 2-in-1 product continues to gain ground in the enterprise, which in turn is creating opportunities for Microsoft's partner ...

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Glamorous cook Candice Brown wins Great British Bake Off

Fans of the Great British Bake Off will get the chance to see this year's victor at the Cake and Bake Show. A peak of 14.8m viewers watched Candice Brown, 31, crowned champion baker during the BBC1 final on Wednesday evening. Scarlett said: "Get in young woman!" Viewers, including Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt, were overjoyed Candice beat Andrew and Jane to the Bake Off title.

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Trunk or Treat Community Event

The Clayton County Public Safety Trunk or Treat will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on October 31 at 9157 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, GA 30236. There are no age restrictions. Even though Halloween isn't until Monday, some local kids are getting a few extra sweet treats early with the help of some Rockford Police officers.

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Only Half of Trump Supporters Think Press Freedom Important to US Democracy

What a difference". According to The Upshot , the chance of Clinton winning the election has increased steadily since the beginning of the month: On October 1, Clinton had a 76 percent chance of winning compared to Trump's 24 percent .

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Texas officials refute 'vote-flipping' after Trump tweet

Rather than moving to the middle to cut grand bargains with Congressional Republican leaders on domestic reforms, defense and trade, she will be pulled to the left by the socialist wing of the Democratic Party, led by figures like former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and Sen.

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Iraqi forces find IS bomb factory, tunnels near Mosul

Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag, on an unrelated visit to Washington this week, told reporters at the Turkish Embassy that Turkey's military had rendered more than 700 Islamic State fighters "ineffective" near the northern Iraqi city.

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Apple Announces Universal TV App for 'Unified TV Experience'

The popular sandbox game heads to Apple TV in the near (but unspecified) future. It's a problem Roku and Amazon have already tried to alleviate, and now Apple has taken a stab. You give the app your information once, and you shouldn't have to log in individually to every single cable-based streaming service you have access to afterwards.

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ELECTION BRIEFS: Prop 64 - Legalization of marijuana

In marijuana circles, he is a celebrity not only for the quality of his organically grown pot , but for his long beard, flowing white robes and passionate advocacy for the industry. Proposition 64 establishes standards for marijuana products. Prop 64 , if passed, would be more disastrous and awful than you can imagine. Recent polls have ranged from 51 percent to 71 percent support , with many averaging around 60 percent.

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Revenue Update on Infinera Corp.(NASDAQ:INFN)

Infinera Corp . had a return on equity of 11.38% and a net margin of 4.48%. (NASDAQ:INFN) in a report released on Tuesday morning. The company reported adjusted loss per share of 2 cents, which was narrower than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 7 cents.


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