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Samsung recalling top-load washing machines due to risk of explosion

South Korean electronics firm Samsung has been hit with another safety recall as 2.8 million of its washing machines are being brought back in the U.S. The recall affects approximately 2.8 million units and 34 models. That option will also include a one-year extension of the manufacturer's warranty.

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Al-Baghdadi confident of IS victory in Mosul

The message purporting to be from Abu Bakr al Baghdadi came in a 30-minute audio recording, according to the SITE Intelligence Group, a United States organisation that monitors militant activity online. Soldiers have also advanced toward the northern edge of the city, while Kurdish forces have also gained ground north and east of Mosul in recent days.

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Paris climate deal enters force ahead of schedule. Now what?

Governments have agreed to keep the global temperature rise to two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels - and preferably 1.5 degrees. "This is a moment to celebrate". Governments that rushed to enshrine Paris in law have had one eye on the USA elections. Worryingly, pledges to reduce emissions submitted so far by countries under the agreement do not reflect this urgency, leaving the world on track to reach at least 2.7°C of warming.

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Man City ace Aguero talks Messi tunnel 'bust-up'

However, he looks to be reborn under Guardiola and, although he was harshly booked for diving in the first half, the England global produced a performance full of pace and trickery, worthy of the standing ovation he received when substituted 20 minutes from the end.

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The Paris Agreement May Not Do What It's Supposed To

Secretary General Ban-Ki moon commemorated the event, talking with civil society groups at United Nations headquarters in NY to hear their concerns and visions for the future. In a new report , UNEP found that even if every country that made an emissions-cutting pledge in the Paris Agreement keeps its promise , the world will still fall 12 to 14 gigatons short each year of keeping temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius over preindustrial levels.

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Mirai Botnet Moves to Take Liberia Offline

It is still unknown who exactly is behind the attack but it has been speculated that a single attacker may have been responsible. Traditionally the weapon of mischievous teenagers, the Liberia attack is the first time that a DDoS has been used to bring down a whole country's network.

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Parade honoring Cubs' World Series win set for Friday

I watched from an airport en route home from an assignment during what may have been the worst of these terrible moments, the sixth game of the 1986 World Series against the Mets. "It's unbelievable", adds Jim, considering Chicago's win, "I still can't believe it". Adding to the tension, the Cubs-Indians game was delayed because of rain after nine innings, which did send some viewers to bed as the midnight hour was approaching on the US east coast.

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New vehicle sales stall in Northern Ireland

Fleet registrations continue to be the driving factor behind new vehicle sales on United Kingdom forecourts, with demand up by 4.2 per cent compared to this time a year ago. However, vehicle sales are likely to hold up for now given the low interest rate environment and the resultant abundance of cheap finance deals. Again, fleet registrations bolstered the market, growing by 4.2% to 96,440 across October, while private registrations and business registrations both fell.

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Should one be buying Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)?

Monitoring the stock price relative to moving averages and highs and lows for the year may help evaluate the value of the stock in the future. The volume of 12.95 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 3.48 Million shares. For the third quarter, the video game developer posted adjusted earnings of 49 cents per share, beating analysts' projected 42 cents per share. BlackRock Kelso Capital Corporation provides responsive, creative and flexible capital solutions to ...

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Large crowd expected at World Series parade in Chicago

Cleveland equalized in the third on a run-scoring single by Rizzo, but the Cubs answered in the fourth on Addison Russell's sacrifice fly and Willson Contreras added a run-scoring double. When the Indians tied things up in the eighth inning, many feared yet another devastating chapter in the long history of Cubs heartbreak was on the way.

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Palestinian shot dead by Israeli troops after alleged attack

She added that Israeli occupation forces shot at the Palestinian, "resulting in his death". "Forces are searching the area for the perpetrator, who fled the scene", the military said. During the same period, at least 225 Palestinians were killed by Israeli soldiers. More than 224 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire, majority said by Israel to have been attackers.

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Set To Bust Global Climate Pact In 2030

The Vice-President in charge of the Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič said: "Today's entry into force of the Paris Agreement , less than a year after its adoption, shows one thing: that the entire world shares a pressing sense of urgency when it comes to fighting climate change".

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Xbox One S now supports recordable blu-ray discs

Kohl's Black Friday 2016 PS4 and Xbox One S deals start online on November 21st, and the bricks-and-mortar stores across the nation opens at 6PM on Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. Bastion developers, Supergiant Games, announced that the game will be coming to the Xbox One on December 12th. Free to those who own Bastion for X360 for a limited time.

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After 108 Years of Cubs Loyalty, Hazel's Got Two Championships

Any person with a living memory of it would have to be older than 110. "They really made the city for us, and they did it for our Grandma Jo too", Cubs fan Bill Pyrek told Susanna Song of WBBM-TV, CBS2 Chicago. Bobby Thomson's Shot Heard Round the World, lifting the New York Giants past the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1951. Zobrist could be doing about anything in the world to celebrate the World Series .

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Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) , Neptune Technologies & Bioresources Inc

The stock's market capitalization is $382.38 million. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. Cempra Inc (NASDAQ:CEMP) was dropped to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays. The share price of $7.3 is at a distance of -47.97 percent from its 52-week low and down -78.68 percent versus its peak.

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Stocks Alert: Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSEMKT:MSTX)

The company is next scheduled to release earnings on or around 2017-02-07 for the period ending 2016-12-31. The company has 1 year Price Target of $96.51. During last six month period, the net percent change kept by insiders has seen a change of -18.96%. During last 3 month it remained at -10.22%. Want to receive stock recommendations on Gilead Sciences, Inc.

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Paris climate pact enters into force, focus shifts to action

The federal Minister for Climate Change - Zahid Hamid - announced that the Climate Change Act 2016 has been approved and will be presented in the upcoming session of the parliament. This is the day the much-heralded Paris agreement on climate change was due to come into legal force. France, Sweden, Switzerland and Ontario have made major cuts in the use of fossil fuels by using nuclear energy alongside other low carbon options, such as renewables.

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Get Ready For More Diversity In The Marvel Cinematic Universe

Feige offered the motivations for Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War may be different than the comics. With so many team-ups and new characters entering the fray Feige was asked how will Marvel top off the upcoming Avengers movie? If fans have had one complaint about the Marvel Cinematic Universe, aside from the underdeveloped villains, is the lack of diversity in its casts.

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New Samsung Flip Phone May Cost You Two iPhone 7 Plus

Also, on the display end, both display panels are of 4.2 inches in size, with Super AMOLED technology and FHD screen resolution . The phone features a dual display - one on the inside and one on the outside. The phone will also bear a dedicated micro SD-card slot for the storage expandability up to 256 GB. The rear camera is capable of shooting 4K video at 30fps.

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Democrats, Clinton counting on Latinos to win Arizona

On Thursday the Virginia senator was introduced by Clarissa Felix, a student at Arizona State University, who said her mother recently became a U.S. The number of Latino voters is also expanding. Knowing that she enjoyed strong support among Hispanics starting in the primary season, Clinton's general-election campaign adopted an aggressive bilingual, digital-first general outreach strategy that targets younger Hispanics on Facebook , Snapchat and other digital platforms with predominantly ...

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Intel Buys Small VR Tech Vendor Voke

The end goal for Intel is have the ability to broadcast live events in VR. But Voke developed a system called TrueVR that uses sets of paired cameras and software that help capture live images and simulate the sensation of three-dimensional space for viewers with computer displays or virtual-reality headsets.

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Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) Receives Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird

Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Sep 14, 2016 to "Buy", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 37 from a previous price target of $35.Company shares were Reiterated by Jefferies on Aug 17, 2016 to "Buy", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 35 from a previous price target of $30.75.

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Terrelle Pryor (hamstring) returns to Browns' practice Thursday

While I was out I was out there running around (just not catching passes)". " I expect to pick right back up ". Coleman had five receptions for 104 yards and his first two National Football League touchdowns in his last game. They are actually close. "He's an unbelievable guy, I've got mad respect for him". "Obviously, he's shown to be really good". "I hope all of our fans are out there and are going to show up", he said.

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Tilda Swinton reveals her superpower

I've honestly never been into Doctor Strange . Once in a while, a movie will rewrite the special effects book. In a weirdly wild and wonderful way, Doctor Strange serves to introduce us to a Marvel of a strange doctor. "The surgeries were so detailed, accurate". He embodies every inch of Stephen Strange , from egotistical bastard to chastened acolyte to soaring superhero.

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Images indicate European Mars lander destroyed -ESA

The disc-shaped 577kg Schiaparelli probe was part of the ExoMars programme to search for evidence of life on Mars. At a press conference yesterday, ESA Director General Jan Woerner said he was happy with the mission even if Schiaparelli did not make a survivable landing since its objective was to test these technologies.

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World's largest marine park established in Antarctica's Ross Sea

The European Union and 24 countries have reached a momentous agreement to open the Ross Sea Park. The Southern Ocean harbours more than 100,000 species of the world including whales, colossal squids, penguins, seabirds and Antarctic tooth fish.

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Google Pixel XL vs. Samsung Galaxy S7 - Which One Wins The Fight?

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Samsung Electronics West Africa had made provision for dealers to safely package and return the phones to the company due to fault it admitted. He also pointed out that this no-bezel attitude would make virtual reality much more immersive when viewed through VR headsets like Gear VR and Daydream View.

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Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, and YouTube Banned in Turkey… Again

The monitoring site Turkey Blocks said that Twitter, Facebook and YouTube were down in Turkey while restrictions had also been imposed on WhatsApp , Skype and Instagram. Internet restrictions are increasingly being used in Turkey to suppress media coverage of political incidents, a form of censorship deployed at short notice to prevent civil unrest.

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Volvo S90 luxury sedan launched in India starting at Rs 53.5 lakhs

The new Volvo S90 is underpinned by the company's new lightweight SPA (Scalable Product Architecture) while the vehicle takes its design inspiration from the Volvo XC90 premium full size SUV. The Volvo S90 is the longest and widest auto in its segment and thanks to these proportions, the vehicle gets a turning radius of 5.7-metres while the fuel tank capacity is a decent 55-litres along with a boot-space capacity of 500-litres.

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Paris climate agreement becomes international law

Yet the report finds that emissions continue to increase. Based on " The Emissions Gap Report 2016 ", the statement says emissions of 54 to 56 gigatons of carbon dioxide equivalent expected by 2030 are "far above the level of 42 needed to have a chance of limiting global warming to 2 degrees Celsius this century".

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World Bank Calls Start of Paris Climate Treaty 'Defining Moment' for Humanity

Yet the report finds that emissions continue to increase. The Paris agreement - signed by 192 of the 197 parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change , including the British government - commits signatories to hold the increase in global average temperatures to below 2ºC above pre-industrial levels, and ideally below 1.5ºC.

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Watch Bill Murray crash the Chicago Cubs' celebration party

The Cubs' 8-7, extra-inning win over the Cleveland Indians was the franchise's first title since 1908, when Theodore Roosevelt was USA president. The ratings for the 10-inning game were off the charts for FOX. Ecstatic Chicago Cubs fans are expected to amass downtown Friday for a parade and rally to honor the new World Series champions. Every Cubs fan knows those stories of defeat, starting with the 1969 team loaded with Hall of Famers that amassed a 9 1/2-game lead in mid-August before ...

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Cops use pepper spray, rubber bullets on Standing Rock protesters

Obama told NowThis , an online news outlet, that his administration is watching the Pipeline conflict closely, but will, "let it play out for several more weeks". "I want to make sure that as everybody is exercising their constitutional rights to be heard, that both sides refrain from situations that would result in people being hurt".

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Police to lock down Indonesian capital for blasphemy protest

A spiritual leader for the protest organizer, the Islamic Defenders Front (FPI), insisted its actions on Friday would be peaceful. During the speech, Ahok criticised his opponents for citing a verse in the Quran which warns Muslims against forming an alliance with Christians and Jews saying that they were "lying".

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This isn't 'Survivor,' Obama says; Trump, Clinton fire away

A Reuters/Ipsos poll yesterday found Clinton leading Trump by 6 percentage points, the same advantage she held before FBI Director James Comey released his letter. "We gotta win. We gotta win big". He stopped doing that during the general election campaign as he slipped well behind Clinton , and he has begun telling people to ignore them and focus on getting supporters to the polls .


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