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Doug Pederson Responds to Nelson Agholor's Comments on Dropping Passes

Basically, Jones has said this is Dak's team unless he's no longer the "hot hand". Prescott would have had the worst game of his young career and Dallas would have suffered its first loss since opening weekend if it weren't for two key drives, one toward the end of regulation and the other in overtime.

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Apple patent reveals foldable iPhone concept

An image from the patent application shows a folding iPhone. Apple has been granted a patent for a bendable and/or foldable iPhone design. Apple has been finally awarded the new patent that was filed back in Aug 28. Apple says the carbon nanotube structures can be incorporated into nearly everything from portions of the display to touch sensors to circuit boards to electrical components.

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SpaceX close to solving Falcon 9 explosion mystery

SpaceX closes in on cause for Falcon 9's explosive failure - hopes to launch again this year: https://t.co/sZGhHMwpCk pic. twitter .com/Prpu8jGKyq - Forbes Tech News (@ForbesTech) November 1, 2016 It took a lot of testing for SpaceX to be able to come up with a way to recreate a composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV) failure through certain helium loading conditions.

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Nasa develops new instrument that could 'sniff' out life on Mars

Tapping into a sensing technique that the USA military now uses to remotely monitor the air to detect potentially life-threatening chemicals, toxins and pathogens, NASA has developed the Bio-Indicator Lidar Instrument ( BILI ) that could be used to detect life on Mars .

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Diablo expansion rumours restarted after new concept art leak shows updated Necromancer

Two new images seemingly pertaining to future content for Blizzard's Overwatch and Diablo III titles recently popped-up on the company's merchandise website , only to be taken down shortly after. Should she be a member of Talon, Sombra would be one of the few "bad" characters in the game. Until now, Sombra still remained as a mystery to the fans.

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Drone footage shows quake destruction in Italy; dog rescued

Central Italy was hit by another powerful natural disaster Sunday, toppling buildings that had weakened by other major quakes and sending panicked residents back into the streets, but causing no immediate loss of life. The biggest displacement was in the Castelluccio region, near the small town of Norcia, which lay only six kilometres (3.7 miles) from the epicentre, it said.

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Kohli took the game away from us: Jimmy Neesham

India's Virat Kohli, center right, and teammate Manish Pandey celebrate their victory over New Zealand in the third one-day worldwide cricket match in Mohali , India, Sunday, Oct. For India Virat Kohli hit and unbeaten 154 runs. However, Kohli is far ahead of Tendulkar in terms of innings taken to reach 14 tons. Those who are above him on that list are all openers or no.3s and they are all legends of the game.

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Naquin out, Davis back in lineup for Indians

Looks like a lot of people are interested in being in the ball park when the Cubs or Indians end their decades of World Series frustration Wednesday night. Chicago ace Jake Arrieta did not allow a run until the fourth inning. He's 4-0 with a 0.89 ERA in the postseason, including victories in Game 1 and Game 4 of this series.

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Stocks struggle again as investors eye 2016 election

Worries over the looming US presidential election sent stocks lower for another session on Wednesday, even overshadowing an announcement from the Federal Reserve . It was expected the Fed would not want to raise rates ahead of the election. US stocks ended lower in choppy trade on Tuesday as the Fed meeting loomed and mixed earnings as well as economic reports fueled anxiety ahead of the presidential election.

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Apple profits fall for the first time in 15 years

Announcing that the sales of iPhones were up 50 per cent in India in fiscal 2016, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the Cupertino-based company is partnering with Reliance Jio to ensure great iPhone experience for its users. "This is an unrepresentative quarter in Apple's trajectory", added Ben Wood, chief of research at CCS Insight. Apple shares fell 2.6 per cent to $US115.10 in after hours trading in the US.

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Jim Delany: Friday night games coming to the Big Ten

Bobinski confirmed Purdue, like most Big Ten members, agreed to participate in the Friday night games. The Big Ten will play six Friday night football games a year starting in 2017 and continuing through at least 2022. The news of the Big Ten's expansion of primetime games into Friday night originally was reported by the Chicago Tribune, who spoke with Conference commissioner Jim Delany .

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Hundreds of Calais migrants bused out of 'Jungle Camp'

French authorities began moving about 1,500 unaccompanied child migrants from the site of a demolished camp to reception centres across the country on Wednesday, as a standoff with Britain over who takes care of the youths dragged on. "The best interests of the child have been completely disregarded", the experts said. Migrants from the Mideast and Africa had converged on the camp during the past 18 months in hopes of crossing to Britain.

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President Obama to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Charlotte

Many national polls have shown Clinton's lead over Trump narrowing since the re-emergence Friday of a controversy over her use of a private email while secretary of state. But there are signs that this year's Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton might suffer from lower turnout among black voters, something that Obama addressed Wednesday.

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Apple to offer MacBook Pro 2017 with 32GB RAM at cheaper price

And that's before we get to the svelte and powerful Touch Bar . This has left pro users feeling ignored by the company. Repair professionals are learning how to adapt, but the fact remains that the days in which the owner of a MacBook will be able to fix it are just about over.

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Microsoft's Next Windows Update Puts Spotlight on Creativity

The trade-in offer will be available through Microsoft Stores in the USA and at Microsoft .com starting today through November 10, 2016. According to WCCF Tech, the device is being expected to carry Intel's next-generation processor , dubbed as Kaby Lake .

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UK PM Theresa May condemns soccer ban on remembrance poppy

Under FIFA rules, players are not allowed to wear poppies a symbol of remembrance on their shirts during the game because it would be a political statement. Damian Collins, MP for Folkestone and Hythe and the new sports and culture select committee chair, wrote to Mr Infantino asking him to reverse the decision.

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SpaceX plan to fuel rockets with people aboard raises eyebrows

The results of the probe will likely simplify required fixes before the commercial booster returns to service. An operational error would be fortunate for the company because any flaw in the hardware would require it to overhaul the design of the Falcon 9 rocket , which would take many more months and delay the rocket's return to flight .

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Tesla, SolarCity shares fall ahead of merger details

The Powerwall is a lithium-ion battery for homes that can consume power and store it in case of emergency and when the sun isn't shining. "It consists of a really appealing solar roof, then combine that with storage and with electric cars , it's an obvious three-part solution".

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Isis militants storm Iraqi town of Rutba

The push to capture Mosul, which is fives times bigger than any other city held by ISIS, is expected to become the biggest battle in Iraq since the 2003 US-led invasion. "We tell everyone that the battle of Mosul will be carried out only by Iraqis and we will not allow any force to intervene", Abadi said. The fumes make breathing hard, with residents saying they are suffering from coughing, headaches and nosebleeds from as far as 30 kilometers (18 miles) away.

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Google is making Chrome 15 percent faster on all Windows devices

Besides the speed improvements already added to Chrome on Windows in v53 and v54, Google also announced two weeks ago that Chrome 55, set for release any day now, will use far less memory thanks to changes in V8, the browser's JavaScript engine.

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Gasoline supply outlook uncertain after Alabama pipeline explosion

Colonial says the incident occurred at approximately 2 p.m. local time October 31, when a crew working on a permanent fix for the gasoline pipeline struck the pipeline with a trackhoe, sparking a fire and explosion that killed one worker and injured four others.

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Open Enrollment for Affordable Care Act begins November 1st

In 2017, 75 percent of people who purchase health insurance from the marketplace will find a plan costung less than $100 a month after subsidies are applied, Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller said. "The actual plans have been loaded onto the healthcare.gov website, which is where people will go to shop and compare them, so they can look right now at what their choices will be as of November 1 when open enrollment begins".

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South Africa watchdog report increases pressure on President Jacob Zuma

Zuma is required to appoint the judicial commission, though it would be "headed by a judge exclusively selected by the Chief Justice who shall provide one name to the President", the report said. Zuma fired the respected Nhlanhla Nene as his finance minister in December and gave the post to little-known lawmaker David Van Rooyen. The president has denied that he is in conflict with Gordhan.

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Geneva Dentist Buying Back Halloween Candy to Help Support Troops

In their 'Safety Tips for a Howling Good Halloween ', police encourage having an open conversation with your children before they head out trick-or-treating and to remind them that they should never enter other homes under any circumstances.

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Microsoft says hacking group attacked Windows, Adobe Flash

From there, attackers could potentially exploit the Windows bug and install a backdoor that could be used at a later date to access an infected computer running a vulnerable version of Windows, Microsoft said . In its analysis a year ago, Microsoft said Stronium primarily targets government bodies, diplomatic institutions and military forces in NATO-member nations and Eastern European countries.

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Pokemon Sun & Moon Pre-Load Now Available On 3DS eShop

Pokemon Sun/Moon are nearly here- they are set to launch exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS in less than a month, and ahead of their launch, Nintendo are amping up their hype and promotion for the title. There are also seven Trial Captains with corresponding Totem Pokemon . For longtime fans, Pokemon Sun & Moon are adding several new game mechanics, very different visual styles, gobs of new Pokemon , and so much more that it has lost a lot of its series fatigue.

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Tesla announces first quarterly profit in over three years

Tesla swung to a net profit of 14 cents a share in the quarter from a loss of $229.9 million, or $1.78 a share, a year earlier. Importantly, Tesla receives all cash upfront for third-party leases, and we expect cash flow to ramp as the company continues to increase deliveries.

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Two Iowa officers killed in apparent ambush attacks

Three officers were killed in Baton Rouge about a week later. "In all appearances it looks just like that, that these officers were ambushed", Des Moines Police Sergeant Paul Parizek said. He eventually pleaded guilty to the interference charge and to a lesser harassment charge, according to the Register . In 2014, Greene was convicted of interfering with official police.

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SpaceX to explosion conspiracy theorists: there's no grassy knoll at Cape Canaveral

A proposal by Elon Musk's SpaceX to fuel its rockets while astronauts are aboard poses safety risks, a group of space industry experts that advises NASA has told the USA space agency. The company could not determine the strut issue was the definite cause of that failure, and sources said NASA's independent review of the mishap - which was carrying NASA cargo to the space station - was also unable to definitively identify the problem that led to the Falcon 9's disintegration in flight.

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Nintendo will not stop production of Wii U console yet

There's no reason for Nintendo to announce that it's stopping Wii U production, as doing so could hurt an already low sales forecast for the troubled console. The entire console appears to have been shrunken down to the size of the Wii U's GamePad controller. It struggled to find an audience in the face of competition from Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One.

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Newgate Capital Management LLC Raises it position for Devon Energy Corp. (DVN)

The mean price target for the equity is at $48.01 while the highest price target suggested by the brokerage firms is $73.00 and low price target is $32.00. The stock's market cap is $19.84 billion. The stock volatility for week was 3.93% while for month was 3.40%.The stock, as of last close, traded 111.48% to its 52 week low and was changed -20.96% from its 52 week high.

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Celebs win secret task and become Maalik of the house

On the second day of the luxury budget task., we find the Indiawale (Om Swami and the other "royals") grumpy after a night spent in the living room, attempting to protect their "kingdom". Just to annoy Lopa, Nitibha orders her to bring her crown for this ceremony, but Lopa flatly refuses. Rohan starts playing with the knife in the kitchen but that knife cuts through Bani's stomach and it starts bleeding.

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Creepy Uber Driver Allegedly Gropes Passenger, Shows Up Outside Her House Later

After he arrived, she went outside to retrieve her phone. When the driver gave the woman the cellphone, the driver allegedly kissed her and groped her breast. She says she refused to go down but ordered him to leave and called the cops. The man had left the area by the time police arrived. With help from Uber, officers were able to identify Liborio-Anorve and apprehend him, without incident, at his house on the 3400 block of Michael Drive just shy of 4 a.m.

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European Space Agency's Mars mission enters red planet's atmopshere

That mission will drill down beneath the surface of Mars to hunt for signs of past or present life. The Trace Gas Orbiter will analyze the atmosphere in order to help determine whether there is life on Mars. ExoMars is a joint mission between the European Space Agency (ESA), and the Russian space agency, Roscosmos . High-stakes manoeuvres should see a test lander dubbed Schiaparelli make a risky dash for the surface at 1442 GMT, while the Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) enters a gravity loop ...

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Google's Pixel doesn't charge as fast as first claimed

When it comes to display, Google Pixel XL seems to have an advantage because it sports a 5.5-inch QHD AMOLED display that has a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, while HTC 10 features a 5.2-inch QHD Super LCD5 display, having the same resolution with Pixel XL but with solid pixel density at 565 PPI.


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