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Cape Cod town closes beaches because of sharks

Late Friday morning, the town of Truro said it had closed three beaches to swimming and it was "advising beach patrons at all beaches to be cautious in the water". Greg Skomal, a marine biologist. But when researchers went to observe carcass again Thursday, they found it in very different condition. Scott Landry, Director of the Marine Animal Entanglement Response team at the Center, explained that, while the vast majority of cetacean research focuses on live whales, it is equally as ...

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Benítez laments 'wake-up call' for title favourites

But although events in Brazil will dominate the sporting agenda for the next fortnight, the football season will still be going strong in nine months' time. The obvious answer to that is Aston Villa. "We have to trust referees , but they can make mistakes". Norwich City will also be confident of a top-two finish.

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Person hurt in railing collapse out of hospital

Railing between the amphitheater's lawn and a secondary crowd stage, where Snoop and Wiz were performing, collapsed and fans fell 10 feet onto the concrete below, according to the Associated Press. Concert organizers later canceled the rest of the show and cleared the pavilion. Snoop Dogg took to Twitter to express well-wishes to the injured fans.

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Kasich: I don't know if I'll vote for Trump

Kasich, who lost the GOP primary to Trump and shunned the Republican National Convention, tells CNN's "State of the Union" that four years of Hillary Clinton would mean "total gridlock". Moving forward, Kasich revealed during the interview that he had turned down an offer to become Trump's running mate. And I have to be true to myself.

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Edwards captures Sprint Cup pole

As NBC Sports Group stands just two days away from the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, this weekend's NASCAR action from Watkins Glen International lands on usa network and CNBC. Carl Edwards is the road course qualifying ace of 2016. "Here it's really easy to mess somebody up". (14th), Kevin Harvick (15th), Chase Elliott (16th) and Jeff Gordon (21st), as he fills in again for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Biggins apologises for CBB Holocaust 'joke'

Of his short time in the Celebrity Big Brother house Bovey told Emma "Being in Big Brother has been extraordinary and I have been able to spend time with extraordinary and talented people from all walks of life". A statement on the CBB website said of Biggins: " Big Brother has taken the decision to remove Christopher Biggins from the Celebrity Big Brother House".

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Mane sparkles as Liverpool crush Barcelona

Liverpool take on the German side in their final pre-season friendly before the start of the Premier League season and Klopp will be returning to his old club where he spent 18 years as a player and a manager. Suarez, facing his former club for the first time, teed up Messi to roll a shot against the right-hand post, while Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet saved from Arda Turan and Suarez.

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Twitter reacts to a hurling classic in Croke Park as Kilkenny and Waterford battle to a draw

The same could not be said for Waterford who suffered a heavy defeat to Tipperary in their Munster decider. But they found Waterford a tough nut to crack throughout and, like the Leinster final against Galway, it was the underdogs that surprisingly led at half-time.

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The Mighty Harley Quinn: An Interview With Margo Robbie

Robbie is also quite striking with a showy and sexy (sexist?) character who is so memorable that I'm guessing that she will get her own movie far sooner than the "Suicide Squad" will get a sequel. I think I'd never even heard of "Suicide Squad". Asked whether she could ever be as evil as her on-screen character , Cara told The Sun on Sunday newspaper: "I'd rob a bank if I could get away with it".

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Two US babies born with microcephaly

The babies born with birth defects, including microcephaly, due to maternal Zika infection do not pose a public health risk to their communities, health officials said. Both women got infected when they traveled overseas. More cases of Zika are showing up in Missouri. The same is true for the four confirmed Zika cases in Collier County and the lone case in Charlotte County.

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United Kingdom will see 'sharp slowdown' in economy over two years

Commenting on the pound's slide, Boris Schlossberg, head of G-10 currency strategy at BK Asset Management said the rate cut was anticipated but its scale and the dovish tone by the BoE surprised markets and exerted pressure on the British currency, reports Market Watch .

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Oh, Hello: 2018 NJ WR Justin Shorter Commits to Penn State

Ladies and gentlemen, Justin Shorter! Shorter's commitment all but completely ends what was almost a three month recruiting drought for Penn State. For all the rumors of opposing coaches negatively recruiting against Franklin's job security at Penn State, the Nittany Lions are putting together quite the 2018 recruiting class.

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Martin Truex Jr. signs 2-year extension with NASCAR team

With Truex locked up for the next two years, the biggest non-racing question about the team is if it will add a second vehicle. When asked earlier this week if the team had completed the deal to put JGR driver Erik Jones in a second auto with sponsorship from 5-Hour Energy, Garone said the team was still working on the plans for a second vehicle.

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Trump syas Clinton is a unsafe liar

Trump spent the lion´s share of a campaign speech in a crowded high school gymnasium to go after Clinton on the subject in trying to raise questions about her trustworthiness. Trump began his assault on Twitter by saying she didn't do well in her remarks. "It doesn't make me feel good when people say those things, and I recognize that I have work to do", Clinton said.

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Samsung updates phablet range with Note7

As well as an iris scanner , the Note7 includes a fingerprint sensor, Samsung's Knox security platform, and a secure folder for storing personal information, all of which is created to give customers the confidence to use the phone for work and for tasks like mobile payments.

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Body Found In Search For Missing Teenager

New psychoactive substances, formerly known as legal highs , are synthetic versions of drugs such as amphetamines and cannabis created to mimic their effects. Psychoactive drugs include legal highs, as well as synthetic cannabis. "Officers have been searching the area, including the river". Local officers have been searching the area, with assistance from a dog unit, the police helicopter, police divers, and volunteer search and rescue teams.

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Rio Olympics 2016 Greek Athlete Expelled From Games For Doping

This report comes after a projection from Associated Press marked the mixed doubles tennis pairing of Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna to bag a bronze in Rio while 50m pistol participant Jitu Rai is expected to win a silver medal in shooting for India.

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Pokemon Go banned in Iran over 'security' concerns

Pokemon Go first launched July 6 after being beta-tested for months. I mean Microsoft OS itself can be seen as a security concern if you know a thing or two about IT, security, NSA and native-OS-Back-Doors. There are some discrepancies, like Pokemon Gyms popping up in Area 51, but Niantic is now allowing people to request the removal of PokeStops and gyms, which should negate any possible security concerns.

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Mars Science Laboratory Rover Curiosity Lands on Mars — NASA HISTORY

Curiosity , NASA's nuclear-powered, SUV-sized super rover with the widest array of scientific instruments to yet work on another planet, landed on Mars during the evening (Pacific Time) of August 5, 2012. It will take the Rover several months to ascend the target to do the job. But Curiosity kept busy on its way, drilling into rock samples to search for clues to past or present life on Mars.

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Facebook Messenger achieves milestone, now has 1 billion users monthly

Its main Facebook app is the most popular, with 1.5 billion monthly active users, followed by Messenger and WhatsApp, the messaging service it bought in 2014. Hopefully, joining the one billion club will open up more profitable platforms for Facebook messenger , while drawing more brands and developers towards its arena.

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What the hell was going on in Prey's E3 trailer?

Although weapons will be present in the game, they will be extremely scarce. Why create a "reimagining" of a franchise with a single release in its 10-year lifespan? No weird space-bending puzzles? "One thing about them though is that they have some really interesting powers and you can learn them".

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European Space Agency cuts radio link to comet lander

Though it's a sad moment, Philae hasn't been doing too much talking during its time on the comet. The project engineers believe that the reason for the irregular contact and subsequent silence could have been a failure in the lander's transmitter.

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Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, ICICI Bank Biggest Drag

The Sensex had last traded at 28,417.59 on August 10, 2015 during the intra-day trade. The BSE market breadth was tilted in favour of the bulls - with 1,485 declines and 956 advances. Initially on Friday, the markets opened on a flat note, in sync with their Asian peers. Making headway on the long-pending GST bill, the Centre and states have agreed on the principle that the tax rate will be lower than the current levels.

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Apple Unveils First-Ever Bug Bounty Programme

Initially, the program will be limited to around two dozen verified researchers invited by Apple to help identify bugs in five specific categories, Reuters reported. The Cupertino, Calif. company is seeking only researchers who have previously disclosed security issues to the company. Researchers who want to claim the bounties will need to submit a report to Apple with a working proof-of-concept exploit that works on the latest stable version of iOS.

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Obama Approves Bill Which Requires Labeling Of Genetically Modified Food

Genetically engineered crops, the agency says , are as safe to eat as traditional crops. The long-running GMO labeling saga, which has led to legal battles, conflicts over states' rights, and debates over political tactics, may be over. The FDA said the bill's narrow and ambiguous definition of "bioengineering", would "likely mean that many foods from GE sources will not be subject to this bill" and that it "may be difficult" for any GMO food to qualify for labeling under the bill.

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Lava Flow Enters Ocean In Hawaii In Stunning Photos

Jessica Ferracane, the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park spokeswoman, estimated that almost 200 to 300 people walked to the flow as it passed the road on Monday afternoon and evening. While the sight of lava entering ocean could be fascinating, it could turn out to be risky too. "None of the lava flows now pose a threat to communities but are being monitored closely", the U.S.

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Earnings of $0.53 Expected in Q2 for Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN)

Excluding stock-based compensation, acquisition-related charges and other items, profit was 58 cents, up from 52 cents a share a year earlier. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link .

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Pokemon locator sites "hurt" Pokemon GO, says Niantic CEO

Some of the warnings are about staying safe in traffic, but one also specifically advises players not to trespass. Pokevision worked very well for the users since they were able to track more Pokemon. However, the " Pokemon Go " glitch caused the tracker to present all Pokemons that are located the farthest area from the player, . Asking for refunds is not unusual but it's really good that, at least, Niantic is giving in to the requests of the gamers.

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Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Annual EBIT At $457 Millions

Jefferies Group reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $20.00 price target (up from $17.00) on shares of Symantec Corp .in a research report on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $12.95B and it has 615.57M outstanding shares. The stock's institutional ownership stands at 94.30%. One of the pioneers of the computer security industry, Symantec is moving away from its longtime core business of antivirus software, a market that has declined as personal computer sales have ...

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On Iran, Israelis Say: Obama Is Wrong

Obama told reporters that the year-old nuclear deal "has worked exactly the way we said it was going to work". "It's not just the assessment of our intelligence community, it's the assessment of the Israeli military and intelligence community - the country that was most opposed to this deal that acknowledges that this has been a game changer and that Iran has abided by the deal, and that they no longer have the sort of short-term breakout capacity that would allow them to develop nuclear ...

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Portable device produces biopharmaceuticals on demand

It can produce a single dose of treatment with a series of steps, using genetically engineered yeast cells as a mini "factory" for a variety of customizable drugs. The system comes with a millimeter-scale table-top microbioreactor where the cells are held. When a liquid that has a specific chemical trigger is fed into the reactor, it mixes with yeast.

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Ledecky, Vollmer featured on prime time in Olympic swimming in Rio

Jefferson/Cherif (Qatar) (LIVE); Rowing , Women's Volleyball - U.S. vs. Puerto Rico (LIVE), NBC, 7 a.m. Alexander Brand, light heavyweights; Maurice Hooker vs. 9 a.m. -noon: Men's Archery - Team Round of 16 (LIVE). Prime-time highlight: Ledecky and Co. swim the 4x200 freestyle relay live, and men's gymnastics all-around gold is determined, but not live.

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Empirical Financial Services Lowers stake in Intel Corporation

Intel Corporation has 4,729,000,000 shares outstanding at the moment which are trading around 34.44 bringing Intel Corporation's market capitalisation to 162.87B United States dollars. Qlik Technologies Inc. has an EPS ratio of -0.29. The investment management firm now holds a total of 14,694 shares of Intel Corporation which is valued at $503,270.

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Scherma, Fiamingo agli ottavi in scioltezza

L'orgoglio di Dotto. "Non voglio pensare alla finale: è andata, mi prendo tutto quello che c'è di buono". Bronzo per un'altra cinese , Yi Siling, che ha chiuso con 185,4. Buona la prova, col sesto posto conclusivo, per Giuseppe Giordano nella finale della pistola 10 m (118.4 punti). La giovane siciliana vince la medaglia d'argento perdendo in finale contro l'ungherese Szasz .

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Talks between union and Southern adjourned

The Transport Salaried Staffs' Association said its members will vote on whether to launch a campaign of industrial action in protest at plans to close ticket offices and reduce hours at others. Southern said that if the strike goes ahead, it expects to run nearly 60% of its normal timetable, by using "contingency conductors". Other routes will have fewer trains next week, with services starting late and finishing early.


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