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December supermoon may block Geminid meteor shower in Cleveland sky

The streams are from the asteroid '3200 Phaethon.' This asteroid ejects fragments of rock not dust. Our third of three supermoons in a row will win the fight overall as the Full Cold Moon's light will significantly diminish the number of meteors that can be seen from between 75-100 an hour from an ideal viewing site to about 12.

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Faraday Future Prototype Car Races Against Tesla, Bentley and Ferrari

There's no substitute for a good old-fashioned drag race. With Faraday Future having produced the FFZER01 concept vehicle to take on some of the famous super-cars, the 17-second YouTube video shows a fleeting glimpse of the company's still-to-be-revealed auto competing head-to-head in a drag race with known powerful cars, including the 660horse power Ferrari 488 GTB, the Tesla Model X P100D, and Bentley Bentayga.

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Scientists Mix Graphene with Silly Putty to Create Sensitive Monitors

Coleman and team is focussing on two-dimensional molecules like graphene and also finding new applications for flat nanomaterials. A layer of carbon one atom thick, graphene has been dubbed a "wonder material" because it has many incredible properties, including being incredibly conductive, strong and light.

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Mysterious object washes up beach - and the internet is freaking out

A few days after it was discovered, it has earned its social media name the " Muriwai monster " after the beach it was found. Gobsmacked Melissa Doubleday was driving past Muriwai Beach, near Auckland, when she spotted the eerie object lying on the sands.

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Best Buy employees chip in to buy kid a WiiU

The employees also got him a copy of Super Smash Bros, which is the game he frequently played in the store. Storr said he doesn't know whether the family didn't have money for the gift, or did not think it was a necessary addition to their home, but he is impressed his employees were generous enough to purchase the gaming console and its add-ons out of their own money.

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Cattle methane emissions undermining battle against global warming

He and his fellow authors helped to produce the 2016 Global Methane Budget , a comprehensive look at how methane flowed in and out of the atmosphere from 2000 to 2012 because of human activities and other factors. "The results are worrisome", said Professor Robert Jackson, of Stanford University, a co-author of the research paper. "If we want to below 2C temperature increase, we should not follow this track and need to make a rapid turn-around", he added.

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'Super Nintendo World' Coming To Japan Universal Studios By 2020

The Super Nintendo World will have state-of-the-art rides which take inspiration from the popular characters such as Super Mario and his other friends. The attraction is being built on the partnership between Universal Creative's President Mark Woodbury and Creative Fellow at Nintendo - and Nintendo legend - Shigeru Miyamoto.

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"November was our best month ever for consumer Surface sales".

The Surface Pro 5 failed to launch this year and its delay was largely attributed to Microsoft deciding to wait for the release of Intel's seventh-generation Kaby Lake processors. Many others have predicted that Microsoft will perhaps be doing away with the physical headphone jack and enable an audio output via USB-C ports. That two year-old devices from Microsoft are suddenly better than brand-new devices from Apple says more, I think, about what Apple just did than what Microsoft did a year ...

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Alexa and Carlos PenaVega Welcome First Child Together

Actress Alexa PenaVega and husband Carlos PenaVega are officially parents. "And he is a son of the one true 'King.' For us it has a lovely biblical meaning". The first-time parents were so thrilled about their new addition that they even revealed the sex, and the name, of their baby almost four months before he entered into the world.

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Hideo Kojima's Game Similar to 'Horizon Zero Dawn'?

Hideo Kojima likened the development of Death Stranding using Guerrilla's Decima Engine to the Space Race during the Cold War in a series of recent tweets . It involves AI, physics, logics, it's got the entire world creation tool screen in it. " Death Stranding " is reportedly using the Decima Engine by Guerilla Games which is the same one being used by "Horizon Zero Dawn".

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John Bolton Suggests DNC Hack Was Obama 'False Flag'

The CIA shared a secret assessment with key senators during a recent closed-door briefing, telling lawmakers that individuals connected to the Russian government had provided WikiLeaks with thousands of hacked emails from the DNC and others to boost Trump and undermine Clinton, the Post reported.

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Europa League draw: Manchester United learn their round of 32 fate

Robbie Savage has backed Manchester United to reach the Europa League final this season - and reckons the Red Devils could take on Tottenham in May. It means United midfielder Paul Pogba will go up against his brother Florentin, who plays as a defender for the French outfit.

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ZTE to launch Nubia N1 and Nubia Z11 on December 14

The smartphone comes in two size variants: 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM, 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. The phones are priced between Rs 17.200 and Rs 35,000. Apart from this, Nubia Z11 features a 5.5 inch Full HD display with "Frame interactive Technology 2.0" (FiT 2.0) with a "Handheld Electronic Aperture".

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Chennai: Students thrashed by 20 people for not rising for national anthem

According to the Times of India , the three were attacked at the Kasi Theatre near Ashok Nagar after an argument that got heated. For a group that was clapping and cheering at the casteist and sexist jokes throughout the movie was even manhandling one of my female friends, threatening us even...

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Sydney's second major airport gets green light

Mr Fletcher instead emphasised plans for road transport, including the new M12 motorway, which will connect the M7 to the airport, and the expansion of The Northern Road in southwest Sydney to four lanes. "They've got to bring all the information to the table", Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (WSROC) president and Blacktown mayor Stephen Bali told ABC radio on Monday.

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Giraffes are one step closer to extinction

He noted that their populations dropped from around 151,000 in 1985 to below 100,000 past year. In the latest animal news, the world's tallest animal, giraffes, are now listed as vulnerable species on the brink of extinction after the International Union for Conservation of Nature's report indicated that giraffes are dying at a rapid rate due to "habitat loss, civil unrest, and illegal hunting".

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More snow, rain possible today

Sunday night into Monday , precipitation rates start to increase, but temperatures start to warm as well. The cold winds will remain with us on Friday . We could see afternoon high range in the mid to upper 20s for the remainder of the week. Thursday: A very cold day is expected. MORE RAIN CHANCES: Overnight temperatures will drop into the low 40s as another band of clouds filters in.

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Xiaomi Mi VR Play Headset Launched in India; Priced at Rs 999

People can buy this latest Mi VR Play from December 21 midnight at 12 PM. The Chinese company has confirmed that there will be limited edition Mi VR Play headsets also going up for sale. Instead of investing in the high-end headsets that are presently available in the market, the budget conscious Indians choose to give VR a skip altogether.

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Ubisoft to launch 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' game in March 2017

Ghost Recon: Wildlands , has received a warm welcome by the critics since at the E3, The Electronic Entertainment Expo. " Ghost Recon: Wildlands " will be launched on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on March 7, 2017. Army who need to complete missions to take down the enemies in the form of the drug cartel. Each of the characters live their own life, as they wake up in the morning, go about their daily things, and then go to sleep at night, regardless of whether the player interacts with them or not.

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India thrash England in 4th Test to seal series

It was the 24th five-wicket haul for the world's top-ranked test bowler and the seventh 10-wicket haul after the 30-year-old also took six wickets in England's first innings. As vice-captain, Root is Cook's obvious successor but given his status as the best batsman in the team at present, there is a natural caution as to when the right time would be for the handover.

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan stretchered off after suffering injury against Tottenham

And the pace and quick-thinking he showed for his goal was something United has been lacking. As soon as Herrera pounced on a wayward pass from Harry Kane in the center of the field, Mkhitaryan was off, running in behind Spurs center back Jan Vertonghen with left back Danny Rose stranded upfield.

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John Glenn to lie in state at the Ohio Statehouse rotunda

In 1957, the Soviet Union leaped ahead in space exploration by putting the Sputnik 1 satellite in orbit, and then launched the first man in space, cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, in a 108-minute orbital flight on April 12, 1961. Glenn sought the Democratic presidential nomination himself in 1984 but was quickly eliminated by eventual nominee Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president.

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Deshazor Everett's 'BS' hit on Darren Sproles condemned by Eagles

Sproles is now the first player in the league's history to have at least 30 receiving touchdowns, at least 20 rushing touchdowns and at least one kick return and one punt return for a touchdown in a career. "That's him and his will to want to be better". "You got to make a play when you get an opportunity and I made the play when I needed to". "And I don't know who 22 is, but hopefully he has the same amount of respect for him".

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A Day They Can't Forget: Pearl Harbor At 75

At 1 p.m., the public can view an exhibit of objects from the USS Nevada, some which show damage from the attack. Wednesday's commemoration at a pier overlooking the memorial to the sunken USS Arizona built in the harbor is set to begin with a moment of silence at precisely that time.

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Cassini beams first images

These images, taken on December 2 and 3, are from the first step in Cassini's new orbit. It's a surprising structure, surrounded by Saturn's smoother rings, and scientists have long wondered how it maintains its shape. The Cassini Probe , launched by NASA sent data showing Saturn's moons may be younger than previously thought. However, more details will be published on January 1, 2017 in the journal Icarus .

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Fans wax lyrical over Mkhitaryan's first Manchester United goal

Thursday is a crucial moment, despite it being a group stage. I think the point was that they had in their minds the mistake Marouane did at Everton. And prior to kick-off Mourinho acknowledged the importance of the fixture, branding Spurs the best team in the league. "Now he's playing good - in the Premier League, Europa League and EFL Cup - and now the goal means a little more happiness for him, so I'm very pleased", Mourinho said.

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Madonna Casually Chats About That Time She Made Out With Michael Jackson

The most interesting part of the segment, however, is when Madge confesses that she once made out with Michael Jackson after serving him up a few glasses of chardonnay. Madonna went on to say that Corden nearly fits the bill for her ideal man, except for his taste in fashion. "I'm quite square", she insisted.

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Forecast: Mostly sunny Sunday, rain for Monday

High near 60. South wind 10 to 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour. Monday: Patchy fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Sat: High: 28 Low: 22 Cloudy, windy with light snow showers possible. Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 30s. Light north northwest wind.

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Six inches of snow possible by Monday morning

The National Weather Service in northern in has issued a winter storm warning for the Defiance area, including area counties until 4 a.m. Monday . Snow accumulations of 5 - 8 inches are expected. Until then, it'll keep snowing. Thursday|Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper single digits. Some of the snow accumulation may wash away with the rain, Stuart said.

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Remembering the legacy of John Glenn: An American hero

Inside, students sign a memorial book for a man who was known around the world as the first American to orbit the Earth . The half-staff order applies until sunset on the day of Glenn's interment, the timing of which has not yet been announced.

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Pay Dispute Holding Up Eighth Season Pick Up For 'Shameless'

Reports indicate that Rossum is pressing for a salary equal to or beyond that of Macy, giving Showtime pause on a Season 8 renewal. The 30-year-old actress reportedly not only wants equal pay, she wants to be paid more per episode than William H.

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Worth Watching Stock: Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)

The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . The growth estimate for Alaska Air Group, Inc . The shares were sold at an average price of $68.19, for a total transaction of $310,946.40. Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. The consensus recommendation for Alaska Air Group, Inc . The fund owned 212,880 shares of the company's stock after selling 104,102 shares during the period.

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Snow, Frigid Temperatures Hit Much of Northern US

Flight-tracking website FlightAware reported 1,223 Sunday flights were canceled at O'Hare International Airport, while an additional 174 were canceled at Midway International Airport. Detroit could see the heaviest amount of snow Sunday, about 8 inches. Meteorologists forecasted that snow would continue to fall through late Sunday night, possibly bringing several more inches on top of what had already fallen.

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Food CEO, Trump's pick for Labor, on racy fast-food ads

Puzder has commented that the way the ACA is structured, it was doomed to fail, as not enough healthy, young workers would participate to offset costs of insurer older and sicker participants. "The president-elect campaigned on reaching out to working people, and this is one of a string of nominations that run counter to that", said Eric Hauser, the AFL-CIO's strategic adviser and communications director.

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Nokia-branded Android smartphones rumored to cost as low as $150

Based on leaks so far, it appears the D1C will come in two variants. Another Variant will have 3GB of RAM and the consumer have to pay $50 more to possess this device, VR-Zone reports. Nokia feature phones would be released before the D1C smartphone, according to the hints dropped by Arto Numella recently. The second variant will feature a 5.5-inch 1080p display, 3GB of RAM, and a 16-megapixel rear camera.


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