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Gears 4 Crossplay Test Weekend PC, Xbox One

From the beginning, we stated our intention to keep both platforms separate in non-cooperative game modes in order to preserve competitive balance. This weekend event is being treated as a test for future updates and could determine whether Gears 4 crossplay becomes a permanent feature.

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Delhi High Court verdict on combination drugs ban likely today

The drugs include brands like Corex cough syrup, Vicks Action 500 extra and D'Cold. The Health Ministry had banned 344 fixed drug combinations through a gazette notification issued in March this year. The drug companies had argued that the government has not properly implemented the powers under section 26A. The court had on March 14 stayed the Centre's March 10 ban on 344 FDC drugs and this interim order was passed in each and every case filed before it thereafter.

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Sports Why Flight Carrying Brazilian Players Crashed - Pilot Reveals in Leaked Recording

Following the tragic plane crash on Monday that took the lives of a majority of players from Brazilian first-division soccer team Chapecoense, EA offers Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 players a means to show their support via a free in-game badge and kit.

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OnePlus 3 finally getting its first Android 7.0 Nougat beta build

This is an unfinished version of OnePlus' OxygenOS based on Nougat, so it's only meant for those of you who are feeling adventurous and don't mind running beta software on your phones. Android Pay has been known to not work properly with it. There would also be significant improvements to shelf customization. Users who are using the previously released Open Beta releases of the OxygenOS will not get the OxygenOS Open Beta 8 via OTA updates.

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The CW's Super Four-Show Crossover Now Has a Super Extended Trailer

Here are the highlights. The episode 8 of "Legends of Tomorrow" season 2 will feature how the Legion of Doom, Eobard Thawne (guest star Matt Letscher), Damien Darhk (guest star Neal McDonough) together with its newest member Malcolm Merlyn (guest star John Barrowman) will frame up the Legends with the new Time Aberration.

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Relief To Tamil Nadu, Puducherry As Cyclone Nada Weakens

According to the weather experts, the cyclone will continue to move in a west-northwest direction towards the Tamil Nadu coast. It is now about 350 km away from Tamil Nadu capital Chennai , which has been cloudy since morning with mild showers in some areas.

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Buzz Aldrin Being Medically Evacuated From South Pole

Aldrin, 86, was visiting the South Pole as part of a tourist group when "his condition deteriorated, according to the tour company, White Desert". According to Aldrin's website , his trip to the South Pole started November 25 and was supposed to last until December 12.

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Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading

The company's market cap is $9.85 Billion, and the average volume is $5.44 Million. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -6.8%. First Manhattan Co. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 13th will be issued a dividend of $0.14 per share. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.84%.

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Strange Sea Creatures Found On Huntington Beach

Lisa Mooney of Glendora said she was collecting seashells near the Huntington Beach Pier on Monday when she came across the creatures, which she thought were small jellyfish. One person guessed they were giant innkeeper worms. But Matt Bracken, a UC Irvine associate professor at the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, says they are sea cucumbers unearthed from recent storms.

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Mitt Romney: President-elect Trump can lead American to a better future

Reince Priebus , the Republican National Committee chairman whom Trump named his chief of staff, has been pushing for Romney to become secretary of State, a Republican source close to the transition effort told Reuters. Trump met with Corker, Giuliani and Romney on Tuesday. "At this time, the secretary of state position has been narrowed down to four potential candidates", Spicer said on a conference call, according to Politico .

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Audi Lunar Quattro Rover Development Finished, Ready For The Moon

Not content to just make vehicles for the road, Audi has unveiled a new prototype moon buggy called the Lunar Quattro, which is scheduled to land on the moon next year. Then, to be declared a victor, the teams have to complete their missions - using a minimum of 90% private funding - by the end of next year. PT Scientists is planning to send its probes to the area where Apollo 17 astronauts explored the Moon from December 11th to December 14th in 1972.

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Nokia D1C May Launch in Two Variants

Nokia has already confirmed that the company is expected to make a comeback in the smartphone market next year with some new Android-powered smartphones. Consumers are looking for technology with clear goal that is useful, exciting and with a brand they can trust, so our approach will focus on true, core user experiences and a dedication to quality.

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Plans to kill California's famous mountain lion

The rancher, who has not been identified, was given 10 days to take down P-45 anywhere within 10 miles of the crime scene. The groups offered to pay for upgrades that would make Vaughn-Perling's alpaca enclosures lion-proof and for a guardian dog trained to ward off nocturnal predators.

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Suzuki Ignis Crash Test Scores Revealed By Euro NCAP

A side impact test, comprising of a deformable barrier hitting the driver's door at a speed of 50 kmph was performed and the last of the tests to be carried out was a pole test, in which the auto is propelled sideways towards a fixed rigid pole, at a speed of 32 kmph.

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United Kingdom scientists give green light to three-parent babies

The HFEA will decide whether to allow clinical trials of the therapy at a meeting on 15 December. If it agrees with the scientists , the first women could have mitochondrial replacement therapy on the NHS as early as March or April next year.

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AT&T Entertainment Boss: DirecTV Now Doesn't Need CBS to Succeed

AT&T also announced a new destination for Taylor Swift content, Taylor Swift NOW . In 2017, AT&T plans on adding DIRECTV NOW to Roku streaming players, Roku TVs, Amazon Fire tablets and Smart TVs from Samsung and other brands.

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Netflix now offers downloads for offline viewing

But you no longer have to leave your beloved show behind. Director of Product Innovation, Eddy Wu said: "While many members enjoy watching Netflix at home, we've often heard they also want to continue their Stranger Things binge while on airplanes and other places where Internet is expensive or limited".

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Pope calls for prayer, treatment for those with HIV

India has the third-highest number of people living with HIV in the world. More than 18 million people with HIV around the globe are now taking ART, but the treatment is not available to almost the same number of people, with majority of them are not aware that are HIV positive.

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New Teaser for Game of Thrones: Season 7 Debuts

That said, we've seen before that the women of Game of Thrones often fear losing any power, especially if they don't have dragons at their disposal to roast their enemies alive. During a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly , Sophie Turner - who plays the elder Stark daughter - spoke about what viewers can expect for her character when the HBO drama returns in 2017, hinting that the comfort of victory will be short-lived.

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Netflix allows subscribers to binge-watch shows offline

Netflix and chill have become a whole lot easier. The feature is completely free to use and doesn't seem to come with any strings attached, so get your download queue full and enjoy all your favorite shows on the go, without crushing your data limit.

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Fitbit said to be close to buying Pebble

The site claims the deal is a "small amount" and will see Fitbit acquiring Pebble's assets, including its intellectual property and operating system. Pebble has been backed by over $58 million (£48 million) in venture capital, so an exit of that size would be a disappointing outcome for the company and investors.

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Motorola 'likely' to launch a Project Tango module for the Moto Z

He further went on to say, "The tablet folks did a phablet and worked with Google, the Tango team, to come out with a Tango phablet". The PHAB2 Pro features a 6.4-inch display which categorizes the device more as a phablet (phone/tablet) rather just a phone.

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Trump isolated on climate as world committed to limit carbon emissions

U.S.and China need to co-operate to handle climate issues to comply with other countries. Sterman is also a member of the Climate Interactive , a nonprofit organization based in D.C. In this matter, they mentioned the Paris Agreement's article to provide United States dollars 100 million annually by the UN's Green Climate Fund, as aid for countries to achieve sustainable development.

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US Cyber Monday online sales hit record of 3.45 billion

With many online retailers kicking off the deals early, consumers took advantage and spent $1.93 billion, an 11.5 percent increase from Turkey Day previous year. The websites of Macy's and Target were touting a "Cyber Week" slate of deals, suggesting that Monday would hardly be the only day for scoring digital discounts.

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A price for burning the American flag? 5 people sound off

Johnson kick-started a national controversy over flag burning more than three decades ago at the 1984 Republican National Convention in Dallas. Tuesday's protest in NY involved seven members of the Revolutionary Communist Party, a group that is not affiliated with the Communist Party of the United States, and whose members participated in flag-burning at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland in July.

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Manatee rescued from Florida storm drain

The FWC told First Coast News that once the manatee is removed, it will be transported to Sea World Orlando to be treated and rehabilitated. At around 8:30 a.m., a woman with the street crew that was working around the intersection of Della Robbia Way and Davinci Avenue spotted the manatee in the storm drain.

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Uber, Lyft regs in Massachusetts called toughest in US

Every Uber and Lyft driver must pass the state background check by April 3 of next year in order to pick up passengers. In August, Governor Charlie Baker signed bipartisan legislation that created a modern statewide regulatory framework for TNCs within MA.

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Death toll in storms sweeping South increases to 5

The storms tore through just as firefighters began to get raging wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, under control after they wiped out hundreds of buildings, including homes, and in Alabama dumped more than 2 inches of rain in areas that had been parched by months of drought.

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Minimum wage protest closes intersection in East Oakland

Drivers in two dozen cities including Boston, Denver, Miami and San Francisco will reportedly join protesters in almost 250 American cities and at 20 of the nation's busiest airports Tuesday. Since Uber drivers are considered independent contractors and not full-time employees, they are exempt from benefits like health care, overtime pay or paid time off.

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Pipeline protest Orders could have little effect on camp

A state lawmaker has filed a resolution calling for a halt to construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. "Standing while being hit with water cannons, mace, tear gas, rubber bullets". "They're the ones who are using weapons", he said. "See you all on the ground in Standing Rock", veteran Wesley Clark Jr. tweeted Wednesday. The Army Corps of Engineers is reviewing approvals previously granted the pipeline, but it's unclear at this point whether it will block the pipeline ...

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Tableau Brings Tableau Online to Amazon Web Services

The new competency, unveiled Tuesday at the company's re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, aims to draw partners closer to AWS' IoT efforts with new business, technical and marketing efforts. Datapipe is one of the few managed service providers that holds this recognition and is also FedRamp ready for AWS, meaning the company is qualified to provide government agencies working with sensitive data with the highest levels of security and performance set by stringent compliance standards.

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N. Dakota officials back away from blockade plans for Standing Rock camp

A representative of the American Civil Liberties Union of North Dakota objected Tuesday to the governor's evacuation order and said the organization is considering litigation. One hundred percent of food purchases went toward the fundraiser, which yielded almost $3,000. Propane tanks also will be blocked because they have been used in attacks against law enforcement, she said.

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Drink-driving arrests in Cumbria rise as police launch Christmas clampdown

Chief Inspector Jane Aspin of the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit said: "We want to remind motorists that drink driving simply isn't worth the risk and the consequences might not only ruin your Christmas but the rest of your life".

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Trump Picks Banker Steven Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he has picked his campaign finance chairman Steve Mnuchin as treasury secretary and billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary . Repeated efforts since then to reform the US housing finance system have foundered in Congress. Like Trump, Ross is a critic of free trade deals. The New York Times said ahead of the appointment that Mnuchin is an outsider to public policy.

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AT&T to launch new video streaming services

The basic package includes a lot of the most popular cable networks including ESPN, Fox News, CNN, USA, TNT, TBS, AMC, Bravo, FX, and Syfy. It's reported that AT&T has signed programming agreements with most major networks, except for CBS and Showtime.


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