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Boris Johnson arrives in U.S. for talks with Trump team

Johnson's visit, which was not flagged in advance, is part of Prime Minister Theresa May's strategy to improve relations with Trump's team after the president-elect irritated the government by saying that outspoken anti-EU campaigner Nigel Farage would be a good choice for Britain's ambassador to Washington.

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Sunny skies, bald eagles and cold for highlight the weekend weather

A wind chill advisory is issued when very cold air and winds will combine to generate low wind chills. this will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. Winds gusted at more than 30 miles per hour during the day and were expected to increase late Sunday night . Today Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36.

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Binary Stars To Merge, Explode In 2022

The star will be visible as part of the constellation Cygnus, and will add a star to the recognizable Northern Cross star pattern. A diagram of the binary star system KIC 9832227. Looking back at the record of the star before its explosion showed a contact binary with an orbital period decreasing at an accelerating rate, which has also been happening to the new star.

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The NES Classic Can Be Hacked to Add More Games

Though the video game console has received much praise, it also has one shortcoming that is holding it back from being flawless. But as this news story points out, some hackers have found a way to add even more to the collection, even though Nintendo stated that it wasn't possible due to the limited structure of the system.

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JuJu Smith-Schuster intends to enter 2017 NFL Draft

The experiences I had here was so special because of the love and support you showed me and my family, all the way from when I was at Long Beach Poly HS to my time at USC. In three seasons with the Trojans, Smith-Schuster has collected 213 receptions for 3,092 yards and 25 touchdowns. He ranks fourth among the school's career leaders in receptions, behind Dwayne Jarrett, who caught 216 passes in his three seasons.

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Kellyanne Conway eviscerates Joe Biden for telling Trump to 'grow up'

Kellyanne Conway was to speak at a private dinner in Calgary hosted by the Alberta Prosperity Fund on January 12, and also tour the oilsands near Fort McMurray. The Jan. 12 fundraising event, to be held in Calgary, was sold out within days of the initial announcement, the group said. The " New Day " co-host said Conway was "ducking the obvious", and she responded that he simply wanted to argue.

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Samsung launches iPhone app for Gear smartwatches

Apple is opening its first retail store in Samsung's home of South Korea, and now Samsung's Gear line of wearables have their own iOS apps. For starters, it will let users download and install apps on the smartwatches, push notifications from the phone to the watch.

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Just cold on Saturday, with more snow on the way

Robert Bentley issued a state of emergency that will open its emergency operations center Friday morning and put 300 Alabama National Guard soldiers at the ready to help if needed. Dawson County Schools will follow an early release schedule Friday , Jan. 6 due to an incoming winter weather storm. Snow lovers around the I-95 corridor and points east woke up to a disappointing scene as last night's snow left little more than a dusty coating.

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Golden Globes Red Carpet to Live-Stream on Twitter

Who: Jimmy Fallon will host the event. This year you can expect to see all of your favorite actors and actresses walking the red carpet and enjoying the extravagant meal. Anthony Anderson is nominated for comedy actor for "Black-ish", along with Gael Garcia Bernal for " Mozart in the Jungle ", Donald Glover for " Atlanta ", Nicke Nolte for " Graves " and Jeffrey Tambor for " Transparent ".

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Donald Trump: Russian hacking had 'no effect' on vote

USA intelligence agencies say Russian Federation was behind hacks into Democratic Party organizations and operatives before the presidential election, a conclusion supported by several private cybersecurity firms. Donald Trump strongly condemned WikiLeaks in a 2010 interview, calling its actions "spying" and "espionage" and saying its members would be shot within 24 hours if they were in a country like China.

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Mehbooba Mufti offers prayers on Sayeed`s first death anniversary

You may think he (Tasaduq Mufti) has come here to become famous. I want to see a future where VIPs like us, who travel in so many vehicles, live like common men and walk alongside you. "I have remained aloof from politics all my life". When Tassaduq Hussain Mufti, the youngest of the four siblings and the only son of the late Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, announced his decision to join politics everyone was surprised.

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Zombie apocalypse would wipe out nearly all humanity in just 100 days

Ignoring more plausible threats like flu pandemic, Pumpkin Spice Latte poisoning, or tweet-triggered nuclear annihilation, Leicester students CT Davies, KJ Cheshire, R Garratley and J Moore constructed an epidemiological model of a zombie virus that gives each infected host a 90 per cent chance of turning an uninfected person into a zombie every day, during its brief 20-day life of shambling and flesh feasting.

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Injustice 2 Release Date Set For May 16th, 2017

As of now the confirmed date is only for the Americas. Injustice 2 looks to build on everything the first one was and surpass it in every way imaginable. The current fighting roster includes: Aquaman, Atrocitus, Batman, Blue Beetle, Deadshot, Gorilla Grodd, Harley Quinn, Supergirl, Superman, and Wonder Woman.

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WikiLeaks to publish personal information

The WikiLeaks Task Force then tweeted , "We are looking for clear discrete (father/shareholding/party membership) variables that can be put into our AI software". WikiLeaks said it does not plan to dox users' home addresses and only intends to share the relationships between verified users based on "proximity graphs".

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Woman on way to work molested

In the process, the woman sustained a cut on her tongue and abrasion on her hands. "The search is on for the accused", police said. In an another shocking incident from Bengaluru, a young woman has been molested in the city. The woman is a resident of Banaswadi and was visiting her relatives' house in HBR Layout, where she had stayed overnight. She filed a complaint with the KG Halli police after she was discharged, reported The Times of India .

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LG unveils 2.57mm thin 4K OLED TV at CES 2017

Sony hasn't provided any pricing or release dates on the new Bravia TV, except that the A1E series will be available in 55-, 65-, and 77-inch models. At CES 2017, Sony introduced their long-awaited OLED TV. In other Dolby Vision news, Dolby announced a new line of Philips-branded 4K UHD TVs would support Dolby Vision , with a starting price of $649 fir a 43-inch model.

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BlackBerry: Keyboard Phone Not for Sale In India

Although it hasn't been confirmed the release date, the BlackBerry Mercury is expected to be launched any time soon. As reported in a previous article, the BlackBerry Mercury will sport the QWERTY keyboard, which seems as a bold move from the company, considering that the most important and popular phones doesn't use this tool, which creates the uncertainty of how much acceptance this upcoming smartphone will have.

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Dell unveils world's first wireless charging laptop

This is the first device offered by Dell which has a detachable keyboard. Yes, the company announced that it would release Dell Latitude 7285 2-in-1 laptop which can be able to work with Company's WiGig wireless dock system . It really only exists to act as a wireless charging base, while another one of the attachable keyboard accessories Dell is selling for the device does contain a power pack with about four hours of extra battery life.

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SpaceX Gets Ready for Monday Iridium Launch After FAA Grants License

SpaceX and Iridium earlier indicated that the launch would take place on Sunday. Iridium operates a constellation of 66 satellites (plus spares) to provide mobile communications services similar to terrestrial cell phones, but using satellites instead of cell towers to relay the signals.

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Huge Antarctic Iceberg Poised to Break Off Into Sea

The current event is not an ice shelf collapsing, but Larsen C may, in years or decades to come, follow the course of the Larsen B Ice Shelf which splintered and collapsed in the space of a month in 2002, they said. An iceberg the size of DE is poised to break away from Antarctica, an event which may lead to the collapse of a massive ice shelf on the continent, according to researchers.

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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX) & ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc . (NASDAQ:IDXX) share price Jumped 0.01% to reach $115.96 during the last trading session. (NASDAQ:IDXX) according to Finviz Data is $2.35. The correct version of this report can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/01/05/schroder-investment-management-group-has-7746000-position-in-idexx-laboratories-inc-idxx.html.

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Little girl orders dollhouse and cookies from Alexa, Amazon's voice-activated device

Texting while driving is a unsafe epidemic, and Alexa may be one solution, especially as it grows in car-friendly capability. "After conducting a series of studies on consumers' pain points and needs, Lenovo designed the Lenovo Smart Assistant, a new mainstream digital personal assistant, with Amazon Alexa cloud-based voice services ".

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Giant Antarctic iceberg 'hanging by a thread'

Experts at the University of Swansea are predicting that it will break away at any moment, Professor Adrian Luckman , told BBC News: "If it doesn't go in the next few months, I'll be amazed". Instruments above and below Antarctica's ice shelves allow scientists to monitor the conditions surrounding Larsen C. NASA explains that these ice shelves work by buttressing the grounded ice behind them and when they collapse, the ice behind accelerates toward the ocean, where it then adds to sea ...

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Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Director John Victor Roos Sells 144 Shares

The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The company reported its last quarter on Oct 16. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS. When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects salesforce .com, inc.to have earnings per share of $0.25.

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Instagram gets wider color capture and display on iPhone 7, 7 Plus

Which essentially means, the latest iPhones would snap brighter, more vivid pictures with its "wide color capture" feature now. The update was made on Thursday which included the compatibility with Apple's Live Photos . The new version of Instagram will morph Live Photos into Boomerangs. Most of the additions made are ironically similar to those of Snapchat's, which is the main rival of the company.

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From February, Connaught Place will be a car-free zone

According to a spokesperson of the Urban Development Ministry, the three-month trial will test issues related to traffic circulation, experience of shop owners and pedestrians, management of reclaimed parking lots and traffic on the outer circle.

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Iceberg 'the size of Delaware' poised to crack off Antarctica, scientists say

Scientists have been watching a giant rift in Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf for many years, but the crack grew substantially this past December, prompting concerns that it's about to break free. Prof Luckman says the area that will break off will be about 5000sq km, a size he says that would put the iceberg among the top 10 biggest ever recorded.

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Gap posts surprise comparable sales rise in December

The company's shares rose 7.4 percent to $24.98 in after-market trading on Thursday. This was driven by its Old Navy brand, which saw its comparable sales surge 12%, versus a drop of seven percent past year. "Based on these results, we now expect full-year adjusted earnings per share to be modestly above the high end of our previous adjusted guidance range of $1.92".

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Obama creates Bears Ears National Monument

Thank you, President Obama, for your courage in protecting the Bears Ears' pristine landscape by creating our newest national monument. "Bears Ears served to protect my the Navajo National just as it has protected many Native American people throughout the years".

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Donegal TD hits out at telecoms giants Apple for tax hearing no-show

The tech giant's chief exec had been invited to answer questions about the European Commission's order to repay illegal tax breaks at the Oireachtas Finance Committee next month. He added: "I will push for the Finance Committee to write to Mr Cook, requesting that he reconsider his position". He said the committee will contact Apple again to see if another representative could attend.

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Trump's first press conference since election victory on January 11

And in December, Trump said he did not believe USA intelligence claims Russian Federation meddled with the election, calling them "ridiculous" and "just another excuse". "But I do look there first, because it drives the news". Gibbs asked Spicer if he knew beforehand what Trump was going to tweet before he posts it to the site.

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Lady Gaga and Katy Perry drafted into Kesha's legal battle

Luke , whose real name is Lukasz Gottwald , announced the judge handling the case received a text message Kesha sent Lady Gaga in 2016. Katy Perry and Lady Gaga are now involved in Kesha and Dr. Luke's attorneys agree, the details of the texts might be unveiled in court at a later date. I suppose we'll never know what the text message from Kesha to Lady Gaga said or meant, but we can only hope it will help in her fight to break with Dr.

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Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson prep up for spacewalk today evening

Today's spacewalk will be the first of two spacewalks that astronauts at the ISS will execute as part of the station's big power upgrade this month. The spacewalk is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. EST (1200 GMT), and NASA will start airing live coverage of the event at 5:30 a.m. (1030 GMT). In all, nine old nickel-hydrogen batteries will be stowed on the external pallet for disposal when the HTV is deorbited to burn up in the Earth's atmosphere later this month, says the United States space ...

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Tidal Announces Support For Hi-Res MQA Technology With Immediate Effect

At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vagas, representatives from Rhapsody, Pandora and HD Tracks said they would explore opportunities to add new premium music offerings to their respective distribution platforms, which could open the door to new paying tiers on streaming platforms.

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Trained dolphins to help locate Mexico's vaquita porpoise

He then explained the role of the dolphins in the search and retrieve operation. Dolphins have a natural sonar which it uses to locate food as well as objects. Their aim is to capture some vaquitas, keeping them safe until the area will be free from illegal fishing. This practice is used to register the sounds emitted by vaquitas which are located in the Gulf of California to try and determine their number by the number of voices heard.


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