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Galaxy S8 Could Have a Screen-to-Body Ratio Exceeding 90 Percent

Other companies such as GlobalFoundries and Intel also have production plants in the United States. Today, SAS produces digital large scale integrated components for tablets, smart phones and other mobile devices at its 300-acre northeast Austin manufacturing complex.

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General Motors Oct. US sales fall as auto boom slows

Sales of its top-selling Chevrolet Silverado pickup fell almost 4 per cent but Chevrolet Tahoe SUV sales rose 81 per cent while GMC Acadia SUV sales were up 24 per cent. Edmunds had expected a 4.9% decline. GM has said it is cutting back on lower-profit fleet sales to rental operators, as it emphasizes retail sales to individuals, which generate more profit for the No.

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There's New Theory About How The Moon Formed

Late in the formation of the solar system came the "giant impact" phase, when hot planet-size objects collided with each other. In 2012, researchers proposed that "some of the angular momentum of the Earth-Moon system could have been transferred to the Earth-Sun system", a spokesperson explained.

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'Windows 10 Creators Update' Focus On 3D, Gaming And MyPeople

Just like the Anniversary Update, Windows 10 Creators update is the new update from Microsoft that's going to drive your Windows 10 platform to new heights. The highlight of the Microsoft event was the release of Surface Studio, the newest member of the Surface family. Though it's Microsoft's first entry into the desktop computer product market, "familiar" is accurate.it's a powerful all-in-one desktop computer that resembles an Apple iMac, but with sharper angles and other important ...

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It was a Pirates life for Maddon in 1979

But the Cubs won Game 5 behind pitcher Aroldis Chapman's best Ironman impression Sunday night, then immediately put the wood to Cleveland in Game 6 on Tuesday. No Cleveland team has secured a professional title at home since the Browns won the 1964 NFL Championship Game at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, and the city missed this year's big events, too.

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Hillary Clinton to campaign in MI on Friday before election

According to MSNBC, over 13 million US citizens have already cast votes, with 7.5 million early votes being made in "12 battleground states". The Republican nominee still faces a narrow pathway to winning the 270 electoral votes - one that includes defending states like Arizona and Utah that Republicans have won for decades.

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World's biggest marine reserve area created in Antarctica in 'milestone' conservation deal

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Nations from around the world on Friday reached an historic agreement to preserve an area of ocean near Antarctica that's about twice the size of Texas. "Although there was not a decision on the proposed protection of the Weddell Sea and the East Antarctic this year, we are confident that these areas will be protected in the coming years, adding to the system of marine protected areas in the Southern Ocean".

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South Korea's ruling party in turmoil ahead of election

Meanwhile, Ms Park's popularity has nosedived as more speculation emerged of how she allowed Ms Choi to exert extensive influence over various government bodies, including placing Ms Choi's cronies in important positions. Park accepted the resignations of eight of her top aides over the weekend. Choi is the daughter of late sect leader Choi Tae-min, who grew close in the 1970s to a young Park after her mother was killed in an assassination attempt against her father, military strongman ...

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Almandin denies Heartbreak City to claim Melbourne Cup glory

The locals once again repelled a strong challenge from Britain and Ireland, and they did it with Almandin , who was trained previously by the German-based Jean-Pierre Carvalho. - Aiden Shiels , part-owner of Melbourne Cup runner-up Heartbreak City . "I'm a very, very hard boss, I have to tell you". "Let's back our Australian horses".

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Clinton, Michelle Obama campaign in NC

This day found them hard at it in two crucial states. But on Thursday the two sought to convince the crowd their relationship was more than a political alliance born out of shared interests. "And that's one thing y'all can take to the bank". She supported legislation in the senate to protect victims of domestic abuse and used her platform to provide easier emergency contraception for women.

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Jordan Howard Sparks Bears Upset over Vikings

Everyone can see the Vikings' offense is struggling because of horrendous blocking, uninspired running and limited receiving pop. The Vikings haven't won on Monday Night Football since defeating New Orleans 30-27 on October 6, 2008 at the Superdome.

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Chilly morning, Warm Afternoon

Most areas can expect from one-quarter to one-half inch of precipitation associated with this round of showers and thundershowers. There is also a slight chance for showers and thunderstorms Wednesday evening with an 80 percent chance of rain after midnight.

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Why are people taking to Facebook to protest the Standing Rock pipeline?

Gen. Alan Dohrmann, adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard, said the state has incurred $8 million in obligations so far related to the protests, most of it in personnel costs, including paying for officers providing assistance from other states.

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Understanding the Judge's Decision on the NYPD's Muslim Surveillance

The original settlement stipulated that violations were to be reported by the civilian monitor to the police commissioner; Haight argued that reports should be filed directly to the court on a quarterly basis, bypassing what is clearly the root of the problem and effectively cutting out the middleman.

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Pyongyang joyfully lobs barbs at Seoul political scandal

Choi was being held at the Seoul Detention Center, where the single cells for high-profile inmates are equipped with floor heating, a television, a folding mattress and toilet, according to media reports . A scandal exploded last week when Park acknowledged that Choi Soon-sil, a cult leader's daughter with a decades-long connection to Park, had edited some of her speeches and provided public relations help.

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Microsoft Launches Minecraft for Schools

Like the consumer versions of Minecraft, Education Edition will receive version updates over time to ensure that the software stays up to date, as well as introduce new game features. Minecraft is getting an education overhaul to make it easier to teachers to run classes in virtual worlds. Everyone also has access to a virtual chalkboard along with an in-game camera so students can document their work and add it to their portfolio.

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Mother finds nail in child's Halloween candy, police investigate

Ottawa police say a report of a needle found in Halloween candy was unfounded. The incident is the only one Woods knows of in the area, he said. "It's been a number of years". The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is warning parents to lookout for tampered Halloween candy after a family found a metal nail inside of a green sour apple tootsie roll Monday night.

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Forza Horizon 3 gets 7 new cars, teases upcoming Blizzard Expansion

The "Alpinestars Car Pack" is available as part of the Forza Horizon 3 Car Pass or as a standalone purchase for $6.99USD. In addition to the pack, Playground Games also teased the location for the game's first major expansion due out later this year.

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European Mars lander's fate unclear, signs 'not good'

While the scientific payload on the lander is minor compared to that of the TGO, a failed landing will raise questions over the viability of the ExoMars rover mission in 2020 . The Trace Gas Orbiter will investigate the source of methane on Mars, which could be a sign of life or geological processes. Artist impression of the Schiaparelli module on the surface of Mars provided by the European Space Agency, ESA.

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Philippine special envoy Ramos quits; aide says China mission accomplished

In a text message sent to reporters, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said Ramos already submitted his resignation letter to the Office of the Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. "I am just a local boy", he said in a televised interview near midnight held at the Duterte family mausoleum in Davao City Public and Roman Catholic cemetery.

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European Space Agency loses contact with Mars lander during descent

TGO's Mars orbit insertion burn - the long (134 min) engine firing - lasted from 9:05 a.m.to 11:24 a.m. EDT (6:05 a.m. - 8:24 a.m. PDT, 1:05 p.m. - 3:24 p.m. TGO and Schiaparelli, which represent the first phase of the two-part ExoMars program, were launched in March a year ago, atop a Russian Proton rocket from Kazakhstan-based Baikonur Cosmodrome.

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Bank of England governor Mark Carney to stay through June 2019

Mark Carney will remain in position as governor of the Bank of England until June 2019 in order to contribute to securing an orderly transition to the post-Brexit relationship between the United Kingdom and Europe. If it is not completed within the two-year time-limit, Brussels dictates the terms of Britain's exit, in a move that government sources have warned would cause significant economic hardship for the UK.

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Stephen Colbert dubs latest twist in Hillary Clinton's email drama "WeinerLeaks"

Federal agents discovered the emails weeks ago, but presented the findings to FBI Director James Comey last Thursday. She told campaign officials the details of one of the questions Clinton was asked at the event about the city's tainted water crisis.

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NHS trust cancels operations after computer virus hits IT system

The NHS hospitals in question, the Diana Princess of Wales in Grimsby, Scunthorpe general and Goole and District, identified the issues on 30 October and urgently called in cybersecurity specialists to investigate the problems - which remain ongoing at the time of writing.

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Turkey detains Cumhuriyet editor in chief Murat Sabuncu

The Turkish government has sacked a further 10,000 civil servants and closed 15 more media outlets in the latest crackdown over the failed July coup. About fifteen Kurdish media companies were also shut down for alleged ties to militant Kurdish groups, according to local reports. Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan attends a Republic Day ceremony at Anitkabir, the mausoleum of modern Turkey's founder Ataturk, to mark the republic's anniversary as he is flanked by Prime Minister Binali ...

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Justin Theroux throws major shade at Brad Pitt on social media

In the picture, a woman can be seen flipping the bird as she bites on her middle finger, while surrounded by a wide array of expletives. In big pink letters next the the girl's head, the wall reads, "Fuck Brad Pitt". "Justin, nice silent shade", wrote one. "I mean, serious. Ok, maybe pickles", he quipped, placing everything in a long hashtag. Justin recently opened up to the media about Brad and Ange's shock split.

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Brean Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for The Walt Disney Co. (DIS)

These price targets are a consensus analysis of 28 brokers. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $125.00 target price (down from $128.00) on shares of The Walt Disney in a research note on Thursday. The Average Volume Traded by the company in the last trading session is at 7.52 Million. The Return on Equity (ROE) and Return on Investment values are 20.9 percent and 13.2 percent respectively.

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Black Friday deals 2016: Amazon, Walmart launch early sales

Retailers' experience of recent Black Friday sales , which can present huge operational challenges for stores, means it is unlikely we will see a flurry of deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday alone, or indeed a repeat of the Black Friday chaos seen in stores, says Andy Brian, retail partner at Yorkshire law firm Gordons.

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"Zero Escape" Collection Announced for PS4, PS Vita, and PC

Meanwhile, the second game, " Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward", shows another batch of nine individuals who are forced to play the Nonary Game again, but this time with a twist. The re-release of Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (aka 999) is more than just a port, Aksys says. Video game stories from other sites on the web.

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Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) , Penn West Petroleum Ltd (NYSE:PWE)

Halliburton Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 47.1. The Stock Closing Price on the 7th day of earnings was $38.37. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.07/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 116.7%.

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Francona unsure of left fielder for Game 6

Goosebumps. I had goosebumps as I watched it on live TV and I get them when I watch these clips on the internet. I'll definitely listen to what he has to say. "We're going to get in at a really good hour, grab stuff to eat and go to bed". The song was written by Grammy award victor and lifelong Cubs fan Steve Goodman in 1984 and was the anthem for their playoff run that year.

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Could Nintendo Switch be in line for an Apple Music deal?

The Wii U also failed to keep pace with the popularity of Sony and Microsoft and their PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles respectively during its lifespan. While we might know what it is now, there are still a lot of unanswered question. Still, the game controller can be detached from the system, and can used as a controller 1 and 2 for multiplayer mode.

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Ford's redesigned F-150 Raptor to compete in Baja 1000

It's also the breeding ground for Ford Motor Company's [NYSE:F] F-150 Raptor pickup trucks, with early mules often entered into the grueling off-road race during development. "The stock engine, transmission and powertrain calibrations are phenomenal", he says. "The new Baja mode keeps the turbo spooled up - it's miles better than the previous off-road mode".

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Alabama petroleum gas line explodes, killing one worker

Colonial Pipeline Co's main gasoline line could be shut for at least a week, shippers said on Tuesday, after an explosion and fire in Alabama killed one worker and injured five others. The AEMA (Alabama Emergency Management Agency) is not able to confirm yet if this is connected to the line that leaked in September. Plagued by a severe drought after weeks without rain, the section of the state where the explosion happened has been scarred by multiple wildfires in recent weeks, and crews ...

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Donald Trump leads Hillary Clinton in new poll

As NPR's Carrie Johnson reports, the FBI is now sifting through the newly discovered emails to figure out whether they are duplicates of what agents already read during the investigation of Clinton that ended in no criminal charges in July.


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