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When Trump Tower Briefly Turned into "Dump Tower" on Google Maps

Trump, the Republican president-elect, has not yet commented on it. Trump has been using Trump Tower as his transition headquarters. Social media users noticed the new name on Saturday afternoon. But, the crowdsource-based mapping tool has often led to prank edits. Google also indicated that changes such as "Dump Tower" would need to go through what is appears to be described as a rigorous vetting process.

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Samsung to boost dividends, review corporate structure

USA hedge fund Elliott Management - which owns around 0.6-percent of Samsung Electronics - has been applying pressure to management to make the split, arguing that it would unlock a much-needed special dividend. The South Korean parliament has stepped up pressure on the country's National Pension Service to say if had any external pressure to approve the contentious merger of Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries previous year despite recommendations from proxy advisers to reject it.

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In Our Opinion: We can be thankful for much

Most spend at least a few moments thinking about the people and events for which they have reason to be thankful. This feast started on December 13, 1621. No, we don't always remember that when those Pilgrims stepped off the boat in what would become MA they were in the minority. "On this holiday, we count our blessings and renew our commitment to giving back".

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Saumsung office raided in South Korea corruption probe

Wednesday's raid had to do with a merger past year between the electronics giant's construction arm, Samsung C&T, and an affiliate firm, Cheil Industries. President Park, through her lawyer, has pushed back on a request by prosecutors to question her about the case, potentially the first time a sitting South Korean president would be interrogated in a criminal case.

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 by the numbers

Black Friday sales rose 21.6 percent to $3.34 billion, with purchases made on mobile devices contributing more than $1 billion in revenue, both record sales for the day. Adobe measures 80% of all online transactions from the top 100 USA retailers, more than any other technology company, and uses its proven predictive model powered by Adobe Sensei to forecast online sales and trends.

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Apple Black Friday Deals Include Gift Cards Up to $150

As expected, they're the same as the ones in Australia revealed earlier in the day: a free gift cards with a purchase . Apple Watch buyers get something too as long as they are buying the Series 1 wearable. That's the maximum amount of store credit you can get, though it's proportional to the amount of money you spend, so even lower-priced devices can net you some credit.

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Chelsea launch investigation into former employee in possible link to child abuse

Chelsea refused to confirm or deny whether they were the unnamed club alleged to have paid a former player compensation after he complained of abuse by an employee, on the condition that he signed a confidentiality agreement. "I knew Eddie very well". "This will include providing the FA with any relevant information arising out of the club's investigation". "While the club's investigation is ongoing, we will make no further comment on this matter", the statement adds.

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First Look at Alpha 5 in the New Power Rangers Movie

There's also been a few more trailers, posters released all of which are in our Power Rangers section right here. Though viewers have come to love the iconic head image, movie producers might have actually new and better ideas how Zordon will appear in "Power Rangers" movie given that it has now sufficient budget.

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Cyber Monday Was a Major Success; These Stocks Are the Best Bets

In November, online shoppers have spent close to $40 billion, and Adobe projects that this holiday season will generate $91.6 billion in online sales. Network partners and advertisers include Walmart, Tesco, Target , Asda, Best Buy , Macy's , Expedia, Hasbro, Intel, LG, L'Oreal, Mondelez, Philips, Microsoft and Marriott.

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Manoj Tiwari appointed Delhi BJP chief, takes charge

In a statement, the party said, "Manoj Tiwari will replace Satish Upadhyay as BJP chief with immediate effect". Rai replaces Mangal Pandey, while Tiwari takes over from Satish Upadhyay, both Brahmins. "I hope the honest and hardworking workers of Delhi BJP will be a great help in fighting against the ruling party (Aam Aadmi Party) which has come to power in Delhi by making false promises to the people", Tiwari said.

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Trump willing to solve Pakistan's outstanding problems

Last month, in an interview to the Hindustan Times, Trump had called the situation between India and Pakistan "very, very hot tinderbox" and offered to "mediate or arbitrate", if asked to. "On being invited to Pakistan by the prime minister, Mr Trump said he would love to to come to a fantastic country...fantastic place of fantastic people", it said.

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YouTube Launches 4K Live Streaming

Google can't help but be excited about this. 4K video shows 8 million pixels, and offers four times the image definition of 1080p. It also means that when tracking a moving object, there is less blur. The first YouTube live stream to showcase 4K streaming support is the Game Awards which start tomorrow at 6 pm ET on YouTube . Earlier this year, the video service added support for live 360-degree video broadcasts, and VR is one of the areas that could immediately benefit from the added ...

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Hamilton reluctantly congratulates new F1 champion Rosberg

It was not to be though as Rosberg held off Vettell and Verstappen in the closing laps. Nico Rosberg said he had not decided whether to take the number one on his auto as is his right next year or whether to stick with the number six, which he chose as his race number because his father Keke won the 1982 world title with it.

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Apple adds new (RED) products to its lineup for World AIDS Day

Apple's expanded efforts are meant to mark World AIDS Day 2016, which will is Thursday. The news coincides with World AIDS Day and marks the 10-year anniversary of the partnership between RED and Apple. "Thanks to the vision and dedication of (RED), an AIDS-free generation is within our reach". Exactly what percentage of the sticker price of each product goes to charity has not been disclosed.

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Will shoppers buy on #CyberMonday?

But other days are catching up. In fact, Black Friday topped its online sales record this year, hitting $3.34 billion and up 21.6 percent from 2015, according to an Adobe report . The phrase was coined in 2005 to encourage online buying when people returned to offices where they had high-speed internet connections. The one-million-square-foot facility north of Fort Worth employs 3,000 people during the year, but thousands more during the holiday season.

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Japan Plans to Fulfill Your Wildest Dreams With a Spa Amusement Park

It remains unclear if the city will build the plan as showcased in the video due to some safety concerns noticed by the city's tourist department. A city in Japan is teasing plans of the world's first spa-themed amusement park . Earlier this month, the mayor released a promotion video in which 150 volunteers trialled a beta version of the park. The Japanese politician also promised to open its doors for everyone and open an "exciting, thrilling tourist spot that could represent Beppu" and ...

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The good and bad about Nintendo's super-portable Super Mario Maker 3DS

Although for reasons that may displease them we actually enjoyed this portable version more than the original. Super Mario Maker for the 3DS brings over the game modes from the Wii U version. Super Mario Maker for 3DS is a great handheld adaptation of a brilliant console game - though the loss of being able to search for and sort courses online is completely heartbreaking.

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Reasons Ohio State will make the College Football Playoff

It probably is and is probably unrealistic but here we go. Jury: Convincing arguments. Unfortunately for Penn State, we would prefer a playoff team from the Pac-12 over a second Big Ten team . Most of his criticism was a fourth-and-1 play in the second overtime when Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett was stopped near the first-down mark.

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Group of Fight for 15 protestors arrested

Metro Police arrest multiple protesters who were sitting in the street outside a McDonald's restaurant during a minimum wage protest Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in Las Vegas. The ruling was a crucial step in the Fight for $15 strategy of pressuring restaurant giants like McDonald's to raise pay. "I'm anxious everyday that she won't be able to support a family on that wage as she grows and I want her to do what she's passionate about", Foster said.

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Officer acted lawfully in black man's killing

When officers approached, they said, Scott exited the auto with the gun again. District Attorney Andrew Murray's office announced that he would address reporters at 10:30 a.m. Scott's DNA was found on the grip and slide of the gun, Murray continued. "We look forward to one day obtaining justice for Mr. Scott", Monnett said.

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Rahul Gandhi Twitter account hacked, obscenities posted on timeline

Congress media coordinator Pranav Jha said they will file a complaint with the Cyber Cell of city police. "Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala reacted by tweeting, "@OfficeOfRG hacked. Given his image and stature, Rahul seems like an obvious target for a number of people. The account was hacked and was recovered but it was hacked again, sources said.

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Taken to Hospitals After 'Active Shooter' Reported at Ohio State University

A university police officer fatally shot the suspect within about a minute of the attack, but the sprawling campus in Columbus, Ohio , remained on lockdown for about an hour and a half as people ran for cover and barricaded themselves in academic buildings and dorms.

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People will soon be able to smoke Hunter S. Thompson's weed

In what is probably the most romantic gesture of all time , Hunter S. Thompson's widow, Anita Thompson, plans to grow and sell strains of weed based on the bud he liked to smoke. That gives her the branding needed to make a go of being a high-profile mainstream "drug lord". "I've had probably 10 meetings in the last three years and I always ended up saying "No" because it's the same story every time: somebody wants to slap Hunter's name on their strain ..." Thompson lived in Colorado - ...

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Consoles for $213, recent games for $10, and more Cyber Monday deals

Now, with smartphones and faster internet speeds the norm for consumers, online holiday sales have surged throughout the shopping season, starting on Thanksgiving Day. On average, brick-and-mortar retailers cut the number of deals by as much as 4 percent, the data showed. And Walmart kicked off its Cyber Monday deals at 12:01 a.m.

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Over 1 mn Google accounts breached by Gooligan: Check Point

It only works on versions of Jelly Bean, KitKat, and Lollipop-all newer versions are patched. It's installing at least 30,000 fake apps on breached devices, every day, or more than two million apps since the attacks started. At the time of writing, Check Point engineers say that the only way a user can remove the malware from their device is by re-flashing the Android OS, a very complicated operation that very few users can carry out on their own, without the help of a mobile software ...

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Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year

Researchers believe that the healthy areas could suffer a similar fate as the northern section if climate change continues at its current pace. "One Nation visiting an area largely untouched by coral bleaching then claiming the Reef is "alive and well" is like standing on the streets of Brisbane and saying there is no traffic problem is Sydney ".

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Trump suggests 'consequences' for any flag-burners

Trump tweeted that a person should lose his citizenship or spend a year in jail for burning a flag - a constitutionally protected (if ugly) form of free speech . "I think people should have the right to demonstrate, and protest ". It's not clear why Trump raised the issue now. The most recent national discussion on flag burning was prompted by protests stemming from the election results at Hampshire College in MA.

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Why Do Astronauts Suffer Deteriorated Eyesight After Spending In Space? Scientists Reveal

But new research presented this week provides a partial answer to what's causing this condition: pressurized spinal fluid. The new research is being presented today at the annual Radiological Society of North America meeting in Chicago. When Scott Kelly returned from his one-year space mission last March, he admitted that he, like many of his colleagues, came back with vision troubles .

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Europe's new Mars orbiter starts sending data from NASA rovers

ESA team is now busy checking out various scientific instruments on TGO that is orbiting the Red Planet in an initial elliptical orbit which takes it from 250 km above the surface to about 98,000 km every 4.2 days. "We will have to wait a little until something colorful passes under the spacecraft", Thomas said. "We were quite nervous but it looks as though nearly everything functioned as we planned it".

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Lame-duck Congress works to set stage for President Trump

The tycoon-turned-world leader appeared to heap pressure on an arrangement that his fellow Republicans have long criticized as ceding too much to Havana without significant gains in return. Earnest also said Obama would not be travelling to attend Castro's funeral, although he demurred on the question of who would lead the U.S. delegation.

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S.Korea to disallow sales of some Nissan, BMW and Porsche models

Nissan Korea was found to have altered Mercedes-Benz test scores for self-diagnosis devices on certification documents for its Infiniti Q50 and Renault and self-diagnosis test scores for its Qashqai. If the automakers are confirmed to have violated local law, six vehicle models will be cancelled from their certifications and face a sales ban. The companies can be fined up to 6.5 billion won (US$5.56 million) in total, according to the ministry.

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Facebook adds games like Pac-Man to its Messenger app

Instant Games is now available in 30 countries for iOS 8 or later and Android 5 or later. Available in a webview and working across both Messenger and Facebook News Feed on mobile and desktop, Instant Games will reach a massive player audience as well as engage people in completely new way.

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Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) reported Sales of 14.25 Billion

The count of Hold ratings in that period was 2. They set an underperform rating and a $8.00 target price for the company. Today, though, the stock is off 1.8% on reports the miner's $3 billion impairment charge related to a Mozambique coal deal is being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC ), and that Rio Tinto is asking Chinese mills to pay a premium for iron ore.

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Hitman Update Includes Offline Profile and an Exploitable Assassination Glitch

The update will drop today for PC, PS4 and Xbox One, coming in at 2.1GB, 2.4GB and 13.6GB respectively. This update will be around 2.1GB in size, and you can read its complete changelog below. Unfortunately, you still need to be online and connected to the game servers to earn new unlocks, according to the notes. We added a subtle sound effect that plays when unlocking a challenge .

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Fight ends in bumper cars

Here is the video by GrindFace TV which was posted on YouTube. The white auto narrowly misses people standing nearby, as it revs and swings around the vehicle park. Both women are now behind the wheel and the ramming and vehicle maneuvering continues to the point where the white auto nearly takes off the door of the second auto.


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