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Hernandez can't stop Mariners' slide in 14-1 loss to Rangers

Just got to have fun". Servais also gets to shoulder the blame for tonight because I'm exhausted of hearing all sorts of crap about the Ranger's good luck. Gomez said that he was looking for pitches up in the zone rather than chasing Hernandez's sinker and beating it into the ground. Seattle pitcher James Paxton mishandled the bunt and then threw wildly to first and Odor ended up on second base.

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Tropical Storm Hermine Forms in Gulf of Mexico, Could Impact Tri

Madeline, expected to weaken to a tropical storm on Thursday , was forecast to dump as much as 15 inches (40 cm) of rain in isolated areas, it said. The center adds that the storm is centered about 445 miles (715 kilometers) east of Hilo, Hawaii, and moving west at 10 mph (17 kph).

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IPhone 7 And 7 Plus Prices Leaked Ahead Of Official Launch

Nevertheless, as per the most recent online leak, Apple is gearing up to present its new Smartwatch close by the iPhone 7 and seven plus on the same day. The company is also planning to increase the display resolution in the iPhone 7 to enable users to use the device for reading and app navigation. The iPhone 7 variants will be priced at CNY 5288, CNY 6088 and CNY 7088, respectively, while iPhone 7 Plus variants would cost CNY 6088, CNY 6888 and CNY 7888, respectively.

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Is Proxima B in Alpha Centauri Really Habitable?

The fact that the planet Proxima b does not pass between Earth and its star further handicaps the ability to study it, particularly detecting possible gasses such as hydrogen and methane. "It's complicated", Barnes wrote . Water is one of the key ingredients to life, so finding water may mean there are signs of life in Proxima b, making it a candidate for the search for alien life forms and microorganisms.

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New Leaked Image Claims to Confirm Space Black iPhone 7

Now a new report claims the device could launch in a fifth glossy black variant as well. The iPhone 7 will largely look the same as the iPhone 6s with tweaked antenna lines and new cameras (dual cameras on the larger 5.5 inch phone). Mac Otakara also reaffirms that the iPhone 7 will sport a larger rear camera with optical image stabilization while the iPhone 7 Plus packs a pair of rear cameras.

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Samsung unveils Gear S3 Frontier and Classic smartwatches

The Gear S2 Classic's face measured 44 mm tall and 40 mm wide and was among the smaller full-fledged smartwatches on the market. The smartwatch runs a dual-core 1.0GHz Exynos 7270 and comes with 4GB of internal memory and 768MB of RAM . The S3 is also 62 grams, in comparison to the S2's 47 grams. Now, the company has just official unveiled their brand-new Tizen-powered smartwatch, the Samsung Gear S3 .

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ASUS Zenwatch 3 released at IFA : Price, Wearable Specifications

It's IP67 rated, so it's a flawless, lightweight fitness companion. Its battery is 340mAh and the company promises "up to two days" of use, with fast-charging functionality - Asus notes that it only takes 15 minutes to reach a 60 percent charge with its HyperCharge technology .

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Provo woman gives birth after not knowing she was pregnant

After her sixth seizure, Brooke stabilized for an hour-and-a-half and doctors gave her a C-section in the hope that it would stop the seizures; the couple was delighted to welcome a healthy baby girl. 'It's insane. It's a miracle, their words, ' Calvin added. "Their words that without any prenatal care being a month early, she's 5 pounds 8 ounces, 18 inches long and she's great".

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UN chief Ban Ki-moon begins visit to Sri Lanka

The Secretary-General is expected to arrive in Sri Lanka in the evening of 31 August from Myanmar, and leave Sri Lanka late night on 2 September for China to participate in the G20 Summit. This will be Ban Ki-moon's second visit to Sri Lanka. His first was in May 2009, days after the bloody end of the civil war. Since that visit, Lanka came under close United Nations scrutiny for its war crimes accountability during the war with the LTTE.

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Murray sweeps into US Open second round

Spanish players Stan Wawrinka , David Ferrer and Feliciano Lopez were among the winners in the men's first-round matches at the US Open in Flushing Meadow here. Silver medallist at Rio 2016, Del Potro breezed past fellow Argentine Diego Schwartzman with a 6-4 6-4 7-6 (7-3) win. "I will give you some money to make you feel good", - Tomic was overheard saying as he responded to some heckling from a spectator from the crowd.

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Michigan test scores rise, decline in subject-grade areas

Sixty percent were college and career ready in reading and writing according to the SAT's cut line; just 37 percent were ready in math. We've asked a lot of our students, parents, and teachers and need to give them time to meet and exceed our higher expectations.

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Migrants Rescued in Single Day off Libyan Coast

The Italian coast guard and aid agency Medicins Sans Frontiers were expected to transfer them to the Italian mainland or Sicily. Two Eritrean baby boys were recovering well at a hospital in Palermo on Wednesday, a week after they were born prematurely in Libya and then - at only 5 days old - put on a cramped boat headed to Europe's shores.

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KEPCO acquires 30MW solarpower plant in Colorado

Korea Electric Power Corp (KEPCO) signed a contract on Friday to buy a solar power plant from the USA -based Carlyle Group's Cogentrix Solar Holdings , KEPCO said in a statement released on Sunday. (KEPCO) made its first entry into the USA energy market by purchasing a solar power plant in Colorado. KEPCO expects to have a turnover of US$230 million (263.9 billion won) for 26 years.

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Two tornadoes confirmed in Windsor, Ont., area

According to Environment Canada , four workers from its Toronto office will be sent to LasSalle today to confirm that the damage resulted from a tornado. Environment Canada has confirmed an F1 tornado touched down near Windsor, Ontario Wednesday night damaging more than a dozen homes and leaving three people injured.

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Trader's Spotlight- Genworth Financial, Inc.'s (GNW)

The stock now shows the Market Capitalization of 14.58 Billion. 5 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Genworth Financial Inc might touch $5.25 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $3.75 and $2 respectively. They also projected Low Price Target as $8 while High Price Target is set at $15. The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E ratio.

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Virgin Media Now Has a Superfast Broadband Plan for Gamers

Many subscribers tend to focus heavily on download speeds, but very serious gamers pay attention to upload speeds as well. To get the Vivid 200 Gamer package, you'll have to nab it as a £5 per month add-on to the the standard Vivid 200 tariff, which itself offers 200Mbps downloads, but only 12Mbps uploads.

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A Single Lightning Strike Kills Nearly 20 Cows in Texas

In September 2014, lightning killed more than 60 cows in Chile. "It's not something you see every day", she told WSFA . There is still reportedly a mark on the tree where the bolt hit. The owner of the cows, Ashley Anderson, said she had never seen anything like it a lifetime of farming. "It's just a freak thing; I mean they were just staying out of the rain", Anderson told WSFA .

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Awful! Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

The Norwegian Environment Agency says 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves. Kjartan Knutsen , from Norway's nature surveillance agency, said that to see this many reindeer struck down by lightning is unprecedented. Reindeer are social creatures and often go in packs. The Guinness World Records does not follow overall wildlife deaths from lightning strikes , but The Verge located a 2005 incident in which 68 Australian cows were killed by lightning.

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High Galaxy Note 7 demand leads to delays in some regions

Instead of the rumored 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, Samsung launched it with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of flash memory storage. That compares with 9 million for the Galaxy Note 5 phones in 2015. The handset features the same camera module as the Galaxy S7 series of smartphones. But YouTube user Phone Buff shows the iPhone actually lapping the Note 7 when opening 14 apps, including Angry Birds, Spotify and Netflix.

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Turkey does 'not accept' truce with Syria Kurds

Last week, Turkey sent its troops and warplanes to back Syrian rebels in their advance on Jarablus, a town near the Turkish border and the next IS-stronghold after Manbij. Turkey sees the YPG as an offshoot of the rebel Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which is waging a bloody insurgency against security forces in Turkey's southeast.

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Dak Prescott believes he is 'smartest' QB from his draft class

Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Sunday that quarterback Tony Romo will wear a back brace during his recovery time from the compression fracture in his vertebra. Then he woke up on Friday morning and didn't feel so good and (the back) stiffened up on him, and that's when we did the MRI . Couple the possibility of Romo's absence with the fact the Cowboys will have three defensive starters suspended, and the makings of a strong start to the 2016 season and the McAdoo era for ...

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VW could agree US large-car diesel fix by October: Audi exec

Elizabeth Cabraser, a court-appointed lead counsel for the Volkswagen consumer plaintiffs in the class action, told Bloomberg that most of the owners and lessees who have signed up for the program want the buyback. According to a report, nearly half of the 475,000 customers of the Dieselgate-affected vehicles sold in the country with 2.0-liter TDI engines are more interested in a buyback than the fix and its corresponding cash benefit.

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Brain scans show dogs know what humans are saying

The brain images showed that the "rewards center" of the dogs' brain was stimulated by positive words said in a positive tone. But the new findings mean dogs are more like humans than was previously known: They process language using the same regions of the brain as people, according to the researchers, whose paper was published in Science .

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Vehicle bomb attack on Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan is a landlocked former Soviet republic that borders China and has a predominantly Muslim population. Map of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia. The Kyrgyz emergency service retrieved the Chinese embassy employees and those of American embassy nearby. It said it had been in touch with its embassy personnel in Bishkek and all were accounted for.

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IPhone 7 Pro may have been cancelled ahead of launch

Samsung is alleged to be the primary provider for these panels, but there's concern over whether it could keep up with making curved screens for both Apple and its own devices. Which leaves us to ponder over the additional features that the iPhone Pro will have over the iPhone 7 and 7 plus. Sources speaking to the Nikkei Asian Review indicate that Apple will release three phones next year, which was also rumored this year.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) to unveil iPhone 7 on September 7

No other company manages to pull off a product launch to such a degree, but Apple , despite worrying business figures coming from around the world and an imminent tax situation that has the world watching, continues to lure people in. According to the invites, the event will take place on Wednesday September 7 , at 10 am Local time at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium . However, probably the most controversial change is the removal of the 3.5mm headphone jack in order to make the phone ...

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Jose Mourinho says Marcus Rashford gives Manchester United diversity

English Premier League (EPL) club Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho made a very personal approach to sign Real Madrid center-back Raphael Varane before the end of the summer transfer window. And Mourinho added: "They can play together because they did it already". "Now he's started off on the right foot here at United and we're all here to help him when we can".

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New Google+ Rolling Out to Everyone

Since then, the new Google+ has seen twice as many Collections followed per day and 1.6 million daily new Community joins. This indicates that the service could potentially be slowly be integrated into Google for Work services. They also, for now, have the option to toggle back to the Classic version if they want to. Meanwhile, Google+ is getting some more new features this week, including support for links and photos in comments.

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A timeline of Anthony Weiner's saga

Weiner said he had undergone therapy after the first sexting scandal, according to media reports. Now The Daily Mail reported New York City Child Services will look into the incident, though Weiner has not been charged with any crime and no crime has been alleged as of yet.

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Hillary Clinton's scorching attack on Nigel Farage

At the rally, while he didn't explicitly endorse Mr Trump, he said that if he were an American citizen, he wouldn't vote for Hillary Clinton even if she paid him. Trump has support from online ultraconservative writers, activists and trolls-the so-called "alt-right"-and from some white supremacists including former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, who is running to represent Louisiana in the USA senate.

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Promotional material for Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection seems to have surfaced

The collection will allegedly tout Assassin's Creed II, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood (the best one!), Assassin's Creed Revelations, 1080p resolution at 30fps, all DLC, some remastered textures and some bonus materials. They're aiming to ship the collection in November. As far as all the important technical details go, each remaster will reportedly run at 1080p/30 fps, the latter part being rather surprising, considering the superior hardware of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

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Kerry extends India visit, to join Obama at G-20 in China

Mr Kerry, who arrived in New Delhi on Monday evening, co-chaired the second Strategic and Commercial Dialogue with external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday to discuss, among other things, ways to increase bilateral trade five times, from $100 billion to $500 billion over the next few years.

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Kerry extends India visit, to join Obama at G-20 in China

Mr Kerry, who arrived in New Delhi on Monday evening, co-chaired the second Strategic and Commercial Dialogue with external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday to discuss, among other things, ways to increase bilateral trade five times, from $100 billion to $500 billion over the next few years.

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Major Hurricane Madeline tracking toward Hawaii

A watch means hurricane-grade conditions are possible on Hawaii within the next 48 hours. Tropical storm conditions are expected over Maui County. The Center's advisory on Madeline said Big Island residents could experience hurricane force winds, heavy rain and high surf on Wednesday.

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Worldwide tablet shipments set to Rebound in 2018, says IDC

Devices 9 inches or smaller are expected to drop from 55 percent of all tablets in 2015 to just 40 percent of all tablets in 2020. Microsoft Windows tablets are seen getting the biggest jump, increasing from 11.3% share this year to 19.3% in 2020.


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