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Apple is ditching its iconic startup chime with the new MacBook Pro

Dawson said Apple's strategy of putting more touch features on the keyboard is in sharp contrast to Microsoft , which on Wednesday unveiled a new desktop PC with powerful touch features on the display . Users can charge the MacBook Pro , connect a USB drive, or connect an external monitor from any of these four Thunderbolt 3 ports , which makes it much more versatile than standard laptops.

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Tribal chairmen condemn law enforcement aggression used during protest

Tribal members fear the pipeline will harm their drinking water and violate sacred sites. The Omaha World-Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2ftzeAi ) the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office says the arrests happened Saturday on a farm near Rockwell City, Iowa.

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Matty Ice to Sanu, Falcons rally to beat Packers 33-32

Ryan said that being "a big body", and excellent in the red zone, are attributes Sanu brings to the Falcons potent offense. Davis had been on the 53-man roster for two games. Over his past six quarters going back to last week, he has completed 48 of 64 passes (74 percent) for 422 yards, seven touchdowns and a 128.5 passer rating.

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Canada, EU reach last-minute free-trade deal

The agreement is a positive development but "there is still work to do " to get a deal signed, the Canadian government said. Belgium's political structure means that it can not approve the deal without all the five regions' approval, even though the central government wants to go ahead.

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Samsung just confirmed the fate of the Galaxy Note range

They will have an upgrade program that will allow Galaxy Note 7 owners upgrade their devices to a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note 8 at a discounted rate. Under the program, customers who now own a recalled Galaxy Note 7 can trade it in for the phone for a Galaxy S7 - either flat screen or curved screen version.

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Puel echoes Mourinho woes after early Chelsea goal

The strong performances have helped Chelsea climb to the fourth spot on the league table and they are a point behind leaders Manchester City [23]. "I respect a lot what he said, but I know that we are working very well", the Italian continued.

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Soyuz space capsule returns to Earth

Rubins performed two spacewalks, an experience she told NPR was "more awesome, unbelievable and terrifying than you can possibly imagine". Three expedition crew members returned to Earth last night via there Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft. During her second spacewalk September 1, Rubins and Williams retracted a spare thermal control radiator and installed two new high-definition cameras.

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Jimoh Ibrahim makes a major acquisition

Specifically, Babatope maintained that the disqualification of Mr. Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), whom INEC had upheld as the governorship candidate of the PDP in Ondo, was designed by Buhari. Abang also said the notion of Jegede that the court denied him fair hearing when it gave its decision on October 14 after his (Jegede's) name had been submitted to INEC as PDP flagbearer was wrong.

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Residents escorted to retrieve belongings after quake

Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi has said, the nation's soul is disturbed by the series of quakes and promised to rebuild houses, churches and business. "The monster is still there", Amatrice Mayor Sergio Pirozzi told Sky TG24. The quake comes during a long holiday weekend in Italy ahead of Tuesday's All Saint's Day, when Catholics remember the dead.

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Microsoft Surface Dial will support Surface Book, Surface Pro 4

United Kingdom prices haven't been revealed but in the USA, the basic version will cost $3,000 (£2,460), while the range-topping model will come in at $4,200 (£3,444). The display is said to be the thinnest of its kind at 12.5mm, showing up to 13.5 million pixels - 64% more than a 4K TV. Configurations include either a sixth-gen Intel Core i5 or i7; RAM options of 8, 16, and 32 GB; either a GeForce GTX 965M 2GB (in Core i5 Studio) or GTX 980M 4GB (in Core i7 Studio) graphics; and ...

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IOS 10.1.1 update out for all, get it now!

Back up: First , keep a back-up of your data on your PC or Mac. We suggest you to backup your files on your Mac or Windows PC and, only after that, proceed downgrading your iDevice. Make sure you visit the website from your iPhone or iPad as it will install a profile on your device. Now you need to disable "Find my iPhone". If you notice that Apple does not sign iOS 10.0.2, then just.halt it! Then locate and select the iOS 10.0.2 ipsw file that you downloaded some time back.

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Top Senate Democrat says FBI email action 'may have broken law'

Representative Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of Huma Abedin , who is Clinton's closest aide and confidante. FBI investigators want to review emails of longtime Clinton aide Huma Abedin that were found on a device seized during an unrelated sexting investigation of Anthony Weiner, a former NY congressman and Abedin's estranged husband.

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Huma Abedin avoids spotlight after laptop revelations

Former New York congressman Anthony Weiner has spent much of the past five years steeped in controversy and scandal, much to the dismay of the Democratic Party. At the time, the power couple was notable for Weiner's rising career and their Muslim-Jewish relationship. "Carlos Danger ", he added, mocking Weiner's online persona.

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Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI) Analyst Estimates

This is a solid upside to a recent tick of $114.09. Todd Asset Management LLC increased its stake in British American Tobacco PLC by 1,094.5% in the second quarter. 01/28/2016 - UBS began new coverage on British American Tobacco p.l.c. giving the company a "buy" rating. Their EPS should be compared to other companies in the Consumer Goods sector.

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Sheriff: 3 people found shot to death outside Kansas home

Their names haven't been released. Immediately following the incident, law enforcement requested assistance locating a maroon vehicle. Two men and a woman were found shot to death outside a home in a rural county of Kansas in an apparent triple homicide, police said on Monday.

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Woman Brought A House By Selling iPhones Her 20 Boyfriends Gave Her

The wily entrepreneur, who hails from the southern city of Shenzhen and was spurred by China's rising house prices, apparently funded the deposit on her new home after reselling each of her 20 phones for about $850 each. "Who knows what her boyfriends think now this news has become public", Qiaoba wrote. She probably wanted to buy her parents a house as they were getting older, but the method she used for that is pretty unbelievable.

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BlackBerry in software deal with Ford, first with an automaker

A statement confirms BlackBerry's goal to work towards the goal of a connected vehicle, alongside Ford, signifying an "acceleration in BlackBerry's pivot from hardware to software". The terms of the deal are confidential. Ford is no stranger to using QNX, the auto OS that BlackBerry acquired from Harman International in 2010, using QNX Neutrino OS to power its Sync 3 in-car infotainment system.

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NatGeo releases DiCaprio's climate change doc on YouTube

Leonardo DiCaprio's new climate change documentary, Before the Flood, aired on National Geographic on Sunday night. Featuring archive footage of dramatic scenes laying bare the current state of Planet Earth, the documentary highlights the problems linked to climate change and explores potential solutions to combat global warming.

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Saturday Morning, October 29

After that, temperatures will drop back well into the low 60s for Friday and continue to drop as we head towards the weekend. Our next chance of rain moves in next Wednesday as a cold front moves through. Halloween night: Partly cloudy, mild. Highs will be in the mid to upper 70s with northeast winds at 5-10 miles per hour. Halloween: A.M. Clouds, then mostly sunny and warmer.

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Philippe Coutinho encouraged to join Barcelona or Real Madrid

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren was quick to praise his Reds team-mate Philippe Coutinho following their 4-2 win over Crystal Palace, hailing him as the best player in the Premier League . It's also the kind of return that had Catalan's Sport floating his name in connection with Barcelona this week, though for now at least the suggestion is that Coutinho isn't actually target.

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2 billion children breathe toxic air worldwide, UNICEF says

A World Health Organisation (WHO ) survey in 2014 found that 13 of the most polluted 20 cities in the world were in India. Pollution in Delhi peaks to severe level during Diwali as a hazardous mix of harmful gases and pollutants hang very close to the surface.

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Samsung woos disappointed Note 7 owners, offers Galaxy S8 upgrade program

And, when the company launches the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note 8, the users who have applied for the upgrade program will just have to pay half the price of the Galaxy S7 device. However, the Korea Herald claims a similar upgrade program will follow in other countries. A high-ranking Samsung official said "Currently, we do not have any plans to release Galaxy S8 early".

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Switzerland's SBB Will Offer Franc-to-Bitcoin Trading

Because purchasing Bitcoins through bank accounts and alternative methods results in higher fees for worldwide transactions as well as a delay before funds arrive, the SBB service provides a positive alternative to would-be Bitcoin buyers. "Bitcoin - the world's first digital currency - has drawn interest as a way to move money around rapidly, without fees or bank involvement", the BBC said.

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World's largest marine park to be created in Antarctic Ocean

As for the rest of the region, it will be employed as a research station. The waters, which one ocean advocate calls the " polar garden of Eden ", are home to orcas, the colossal squid and multiple penguin species. The Ross Sea is a large bay off the coast of Antarctica, southeast of New Zealand. But this year there has been what Pugh describes as an "environmental glasnost".

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Huntsman Corp. (HUN) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS

Huntsman Corp. had a return on equity of 25.63% and a net margin of 2.11%. "We have been intensely focused on improving our free cash flow generation; our results this quarter are reflective of this drive for value notwithstanding weather related and other production outages that influenced our earnings".

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New Loch Ness monster spotted in Alaskan river?

Video footage showing a mysterious object or creature moving back and forth just the below the surface of the Chena River in Alaska has gone viral, arousing speculation from hundreds of social media users (video below). Other guesses included a huge eel, a beaver dragging something, a new aquatic breed, a giant ice worm, a salmon shark, a Greenland shark, a zombie salmon, and an Alaskan Anaconda.

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Samsung Profit Falls Sharply In Wake Of Galaxy Note 7 Recall

Samsung's global Galaxy Note 7 recall has already wiped out 96 per cent of its mobile division's profit margins, the company announced yesterday. Samsung can also continue to lean on other market segments, namely displays and semiconductors. Despite the disappointing earnings that resulted from the failed Note7, the company said it "expects earnings to improve year-over-year driven by strong performance in the components business".

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Antarctic region to become the world's largest marine protected area

Other sections will allow harvesting of fish and krill for scientific research, according to CCAMLR . A collection of 24 nations and the European Union came to an agreement to designate the area a "general protection zone", which will expire in 35 years .

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Scout, NASA's new asteroid-tracking system, just passed an important test

It is an intruder alert system that continuously scans the cosmos to look for objects that are close to our planet. " The NASA surveys are finding something like at least five asteroids every night ", Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL ) astronomer Paul Chodas told NPR .

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'Trade-In, Trade Up':' Microsoft will pay you for your Apple device

When it comes to pricing, both devices are in the same relative range with the Surface Book's 256 GB model sold at $1,699 and the MacBook Pro's 256 GB model at $1,799. The guts of the thing consist of an Intel Core m3 processor , 4GB of RAM, and 128GB solid state drive, a serviceable trio of parts for the asking price.

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Senate Democrats super PAC reaps unexpected cash windfall

Republican Nat'l Comm., No. 81-cv-3876 (DRD) (Nov. 1, 1982) ("1982 Consent Decree "), as modified by order of this Court on July 27, 1987 ("1987 Consent Decree"), and again on December 1, 2009 ("2009 Consent Decree") (collectively the "Consent Decree" or "Decree"), by supporting and enabling the efforts of the Republican candidate for President, Donald J.

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Iraqi forces launch new attack northeast of Mosul

Hamdaniyah is around 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Mosul. Iraqi forces battled on Sunday through booby-traps, sniper fire and suicide vehicle bombs to tighten the noose around Mosul, as Kurdish forces captured the Islamic State-held town of Bashiqa with some help from Turkish artillery.

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Iraqi forces may enter Syria to fight ISIL: Adviser

Civilians from across the region south of Mosul were being herded into Hamam Al Alil, a town under ISIL control where the population has almost trebled to 60,000 since the forced displacement began. Gen. Matthew C. Isler said the USA -led coalition conducted "precision strikes" on vehicles that were unoccupied and far enough away from civilians to avoid harming them.

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Money pours in for anti-pipeline protest, but will it last?

The fund is among several cash streams that have provided at least $3 million to help with legal costs, food and other supplies to those opposing the almost 1,200-mile pipeline. But running a camp - and readying it for North Dakota's brutal winter - isn't cheap. In a statement to Fox News, authorities said the holding cells were used only temporarily until people could get processed or transferred to another facility in North Dakota.

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Money pours in for anti-pipeline protest, but will it last?

The fund is among several cash streams that have provided at least $3 million to help with legal costs, food and other supplies to those opposing the almost 1,200-mile pipeline. But running a camp - and readying it for North Dakota's brutal winter - isn't cheap. In a statement to Fox News, authorities said the holding cells were used only temporarily until people could get processed or transferred to another facility in North Dakota.


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