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Almost 50% of Sushi in Los Angeles is Mislabeled

A study has revealed that almost half of fish sold at 26 establishments in the Los Angeles area are mislabeled. For example, halibut, red snapper, and yellowfin tuna were nearly always swapped out for an overexploited alternative like flounder.

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For the first time, Nintendo will charge you to play games online

Partly because we asked him to - and partly to rub in his good fortune - Dan has told Newsbeat exactly what it's like to play the Nintendo Switch. While StreetPass will likely remain with Nintendo 3DS games as a way for players to interact with one another, the Nintendo Switch's emphasis on being a family home console is likely the reason that the two applications were not included in the console.

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Divers refine search area for plane missing in Lake Erie

The families lived near each other in Delaware County north of Dublin. DNA testing is underway to determine the identities of the remains. Thomas Gilson confirmed that remains collected on Wedenesday are of human origin, but no further information about those remains have been released.

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Splatoon 2 makes an unexpected splash on Nintendo Switch

While Nintendo has previously offered online gameplay for certain Wii U titles, like Splatoon and Call of Duty , the announcement suggests Nintendo is interested in building a broader platform for its console similar to that of Microsoft's Xbox Live and Sony's PlayStation Network.

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Coverage for pre-existing conditions did not die in Congress last night

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky has said that Congress would follow up Obamacare repeal legislation with a replacement program "very quickly", but he declined to set a timetable. Paul Ryan (R-WI) a former Republican voter shared his story about working to elect Presidents Bush and Reagan but said he switched parties after Obamacare.

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Obamacare: Republican Senate takes first step to repeal Affordable Care Act

Budget reconciliations , like the one the Senate used Thursday, are protected against filibuster; it's the same method Democrats used back in 2010 to push through the Affordable Care Act without Republican interference. FILE - The HealthCare.gov 2017 ("Obamacare") home page is seen on a laptop screen. For the past six years, the GOP has failed to coalesce around a viable Obamacare replacement plan.

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Delta Announced its December Quarter Earnings

In other news, CEO Edward H. Bastian sold 103,000 shares of Delta Air Lines stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 21st. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating on shares of Delta Air Lines in a research note on Tuesday, November 8th.

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Rep. John Lewis Rips Into Trump For Not Being a "Legitimate President"'

Trump won about whether the election results would be accepted no longer are almost as interested in that", he told reporters staking out the comings and goings at Trump Tower in NY. The long-serving Democrat from Georgia was the youngest member of the "Big Six" group of civil-rights leaders - along with Martin Luther King Jr.in the 1960s - and was instrumental in organizing the Selma-to-Montgomery marches.

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SpaceX gets ready to return to flight amid revelations about rocket finances

But 2016 has definitely been a financial challenge, and it's unlikely the company hit its forecasts of $1.8 billion in revenue, and $55 million in operating profit, thanks to setbacks. SpaceX C.F.O. Bret Johnson told the Journal that SpaceX has no debt, $1 billion in cash on hand, and $10 billion in contracts. Over the months that followed, it succeeded in its strategy of landing Falcon first-stage boosters after launch and separation .

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BC, UMass on Fenway grid slate

While most of the series has been played in Providence, R.I. and Hanover, N.H., several early games in the series were played in the Boston area, including in 1922 and 1923 at Fenway Park. UConn and Boston College will face off at the ballpark the following week, on Saturday, Nov. 18. "This is another meaningful step for our UMass football program".

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Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX)

Evercore ISI upgraded Time Warner from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $108.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, January 3rd. Time Warner's payout ratio is now 28.60%. Oakbrook Investments LLC now owns 109,400 shares of the media conglomerate's stock worth $8,045,000 after buying an additional 62,550 shares during the last quarter.

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New York Wants to Keep Birth Control Free

This will leave a whopping 55 million women without no-copay BC, according to Planned Parenthood . State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has introduced legislation that would ensure the contraceptive coverage mandated by the Affordable Care Act remain a requirement in ny even if the federal law is repealed.

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Watch Tonight's Nintendo Switch Console Event Right Here

Other standard controls include restricting particular ESRB rated games, online communication, and the ability to connect and post to social networks from the Switch. Can you blame them? The Wii is their best-selling home video game console, topping 100 million. Also on March 3, the latest " Legend of Zelda " title will be released.

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Planet Nine may be a Rogue Planet

Vesper, the lead author of the study, presented the findings at the 229th meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Grapevine, Texas, on January 6. As it stands, Planet Nine is still believed to be far larger than Earth with about 10 times the Earth's mass. But considering the idea that the space around the sun was crowded, planet nine got to be repressed far away.

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Mizuho Cuts Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Price Target to $45.00

Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 4. Jefferies Group reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $55.00 price objective on shares of Activision Blizzard in a report on Wednesday, September 21st.

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Fire Emblem Warriors Is Getting Its Own Nintendo Direct Next Week

Being a teaser trailer, the brief video - which is less than a minute long - gives nothing away in terms of story, characters, weapons, gameplay or enemies. They could possibly make a Virtual Console announcement for the older games, but a new title would come completely out of left field at this stage. It's a hot IP and is coming off the best U.S.

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Rex Tillerson Faces Confirmation Hearing For Secretary Of State

Has his military "violated the rules of war?" "Do you believe that Vladimir Putin and his cronies are responsible for ordering the murder of countless dissident journalists and political opponents?" he asked. He said Tillerson would be able to "thread the needle" by renewing needed negotiations with the Russians on the two countries' vast nuclear weapons arsenals while also tamping down Russia's increasing aggressiveness around the world, including the US intelligence community's conclusion ...

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Crew falls ill on Alaska Airlines flight to San Jose

Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Ann Zaninovich said in statement the flight attendants were sitting in the front of the plane when they noticed a powdery substance blowing from the vents. The station said the passengers were held on board for about 45 minutes. None of the 181 passengers were affected. Zaninovich says a preliminary investigation revealed the substance was probably residue from the aircraft's de-icing system, which isn't toxic.

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FBI under investigation for misconduct in Clinton probe

Comey held a conference July 5 to announce that he and his agents were recommending that the Justice Department not seek charges against Clinton related to her use of a private email server during her time as secretary of state. Then, Now, amid pressure from the Justice Department and, reportedly, from President Barack Obama, he closed the case again on November 6, just two days before the election.

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Trump at odds with Cabinet nominees on some issues

He acknowledged that as a congressman, he was an outspoken advocate for ripping up President Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, but told lawmakers that if confirmed, his "role will change" to building and protecting the US intelligence infrastructure and offering unvarnished intelligence to the White House, rather that making foreign policy himself.

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Marco Rubio Grills Trump's Secretary Of State Nominee Over Ties To Putin

Tillerson also told the committee that if he had been serving in office when Russian Federation annexed Crimea in 2014, he would have recommended that the United States provide arms and intelligence support to the government of Ukraine, and said the Obama administration's reaction was viewed in Moscow "as a weak response".

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Honda Civic Type R production ends; Final Black Edition revealed

The cabin, on the other hand is predominanty finished in red and black, with the former acting as a stark contrast to the dark hue. The Black Edition features purely aesthetic changes, and even then, there aren't many. Stephen Collins, Honda's Australian chief, revealed that the all-new Civic Type-R will be launching in the land down under some time by the end of this year.

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Judge: Exxon Mobil Must Give Documents to Attorney General

The documents comprise of four decades worth of paperwork. BOSTON A MA judge has refused to excuse Exxon Mobil Corp from a request by the state's attorney general to hand over decades worth of documents on its views on climate change, state officials said on Wednesday.

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American and Frenchman to conduct spacewalk News

It will be Pesquet's first-ever space walk, so he'll be in for a one-of-a-kind experience when he steps outside the orbiting laboratory and into the darkness of space. The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration expects it will take about three years to complete the space station's power system upgrade, which will keep it operational until at least 2024.

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What do Analysts suggest for: Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

Shares registered one year high at $34.08 and the one year low of $14.06. EXACT Sciences believes its genomics-based technologies would help to enable detection of colorectal cancer so that more people can be effectively treated. The company has price to cash ratio of 6.02. The reported EPS for the same quarter previous year was $-0.41. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its position in shares of Exact Sciences Corporation by 766.2% in the second quarter.

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The first glimpse of a Ruby Seadragon in the wild

Until now, no one has ever seen the shy ocean creature alive in the water. This was important due to the Ruby Seadragon's odd lack of elaborate appendages, something they established through 3D models of the discovery. What was its habitat? The thing to do now was to find one in the wild and study it. The aquatic probe spotted the elusive fish at a depth of 164 feet (50 meters), which is too deep for scuba divers.

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The Lotus Exige Race 380 is a hardcore track machine

The vehicle will cost £99,500 (~$121,400) when it arrives on the track. Lotus has unveiled a race-only version of its Exige Sport 380 called the Exige Race 380; the most hardcore Exige to leave the Hethel production line. Combined with the weight loss, this helps to trim the car's 0-60mph time to 3.2sec - 0.3sec quicker than the road vehicle. Lotus claims the Hethel track will be done in 1 minute and 23.5 seconds, which is 1.5 seconds quicker than the Exige Cup R.

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WhatsApp Encrypted Messages Vulnerable to Backdoor Access

The personal and sensitive information could be exploited by a number of bodies, including government agencies. Alarmingly Boelter raised this issue with Facebook in April 2016 , but the internet giant told him that it was "expected behaviour" and not being actively worked on.

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Lower Earnings Target Projections: The Charles Schwab Corporation's (SCHW)

Checchi Capital Advisers LLC now owns 8,891 shares of the company's stock valued at $281,000 after buying an additional 34 shares during the period. Pitcairn Co. Sales growth in the quarter for The Charles Schwab Corporation Investment Brokerage - National NYSE shows a value of 20.20% with Outstanding shares of 1317.31.

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Menopause for killer whales involves mother-daughter conflict

The findings of a new study , involving researchers from the Universities of Exeter, Cambridge and York, all in the United Kingdom, the Center for Whale Research in the United States , and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and published Thursday in the journal Current Biology , offers a possible solution to the conundrum.

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The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects

For marijuana users or those considering it, "there's very little to guide them" on amounts and health risks, said Dr. Marie McCormick of the Harvard School of Public Health, who headed the committee. Turning to potential harms, the committee concluded strong evidence links marijuana use to the risk of developing schizophrenia and other causes of psychosis, with the highest risk among the most frequent users.

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Scientists Tie The Tiniest, Tightest Knot Ever

By developing a new way of tying multiple molecular strands together, the scientists were able to create complex knots tighter than ever before. That knot bested an even earlier effort called a trefoil knot with three crossing points. To form these crossings, the team wrapped the molecular strands around metal ions to manipulate their formation. Untangling a tightly wound knot can be a hard task when dealing with shoelaces, but untangling a molecular knot produced by scientists at the ...

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Beware of the zombie mice

One coordinates the pursuit of prey, while the other controls the neck and jaw muscles used for biting. By modifying these neurons so they could be activated by laser light, a technique called optogenetics , the team were able to switch these circuits on whenever they wanted.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus: New rumours emerge

The Galaxy S8 Plus is also said to carry a dual camera setup on the rear, like it is in the iPhone k7 Plus, although its functionality isn't clear yet. The smartphone will reportedly sport two display sizes 5.7-inch and 6.2-inch - and the larger one will be called the Galaxy S8 Plus. A small batch of Galaxy S8 units could be marketed after MWC, while a full scale release is scheduled in mid-April.

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There's finally a fix for a major Facebook Messenger glitch

For the relief of regular users , now every person can restart their device, tablet or phone to update the app previous condition. Probably the company is aware when this happen, since is not the first time people face excessive power consume , also a slightly heating "under the hood" and not knowing that it comes from Facebook, shares Tech times News .


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