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NASA receives science report on Europa lander concept

The statement reads: "The Europa Lander Science Definition Team Report presents the integrated results of an intensive science and engineering team effort to develop and optimize a mission concept that would follow the Europa Multiple Flyby Mission and conduct the first in situ search for evidence of life on another world since the Viking spacecraft on Mars in the 1970s".

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DuPont, Chemours settles C-8 lawsuits

Dupont had used C8, otherwise known as perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), at its Washington Works south of Parkersburg, WV. DuPont and Chemours have agreed to a $670 million settlement in a federal class-action lawsuit in Columbus, Ohio, that was filed on behalf of approximately 3,550 people who said they were afflicted with diseases as a result of PFOA contamination of their drinking water.

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Samsung to Supply Additional 60 Million OLED Panels for iPhone 8

This comes soon after the Cupertino giant inked a deal with Samsung Display for supplying a total of 100 million OLED panels. With reports indicating the OLED iPhone screen is circa 5.5 inches, it seems that the "no bezels" rumor is true as its the only way the device would be able to be similar in physical width and height to a 4.7 inch iPhone.

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Mercedes reveals new G 650 Landaulet

No performance claims for the G650 Landaulet have yet been revealed, though the more on-road biased G65 dispatches 62mph from standstill in 5.3sec on boasts an electronically limited top speed of 143mph. When you compare the 2018 Mercedes G-Class to the regular version, you will see that the special edition version offers up more leg room in the back thanks to it having a wheelbase that is longer at 578mm.

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'Walking Dead' Season 7 Winter Premiere: Five Cliffhangers We Need Answered

His answer was somewhat surprising, given the dark violence that's blanketed the past eight episodes of the series. It's been a tough season for everyone, characters and viewers alike. Ezekiel may have put on his royal act, but there were times it nearly seemed like he stopped putting on the performance because he was impressed by the way that Rick and his people carried themselves.

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Seahawks DE Michael Bennett cancels trip to Israel

Six years later, in June 2016, Israel apologized for the raid and paid $20 million to those injured and families of the bereaved in a deal signed between the two countries as a step in the reconciliation process. Trump spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters Wednesday that the issue would "obviously" be on the agenda for talks between Trump and Netanyahu next week.

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LG G6 to come with improved Quad DAC and Snapdragon 821 chipset

The new Quad DAC applied to the LG G6 is an upgraded version of the one in the V20 as it controls the left and right earphones separately to control the sound signals, the company said, adding that it can adjust the balance of sound allowing listeners to feel the stereoscopic feeling as if in a concert scene.

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Google Maps Now Lets You Organize Your Favorite Places Into Shareable Lists

Google Maps today introduced a new feature in the application called Lists. Google's improving this process now by letting you add places to custom lists. This new feature is available on Google Maps on both platforms - Android or iOS. Now open your list and click on the share button in the top right hand corner.

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Astronomers discover comet 100000-times bigger than Halley's

The discovery was made by using Hubble Space Telescope and W.M. Keck Observatory. The white dwarf planet also has a companion star in the belt, causing objects from the belt to travel toward the burned-out star. Researchers think the planet was approximately 70% rock and 30% ice and water. This minor planet could be the first of many analogs to objects in our Kuiper Belt - a cluster of small objects in the outer edges of the solar system.

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Spurs manager: This is not a team ready for title fight

For Tottenham, they are still without defenders Danny Rose and Jan Vertonghen, but manager Mauricio Pochettino kept faith with the same team that beat Middlesbrough last weekend. First he showed a cool head to lift a finish over Lloris despite being off balance having eluded Davies, and just 138 seconds later he finished off a goalmouth scramble after Adam Lallana and Roberto Firmino had been denied.

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India sets sight on new Mars, Venus mission

And in this process it will break a record set by Russian Federation in 2014 when it placed 37 satellites in the orbit with a single launch. ISRO has been a new but strong entrant in the multi-billion dollar world launcher market. The co-passenger satellites comprise 101 nano satellites, oneeach from Israel, Kazakhstan, The Netherlands, Switzerland, UnitedArab Emirates (UAE) and 96 from United States of America (USA), aswell as two ISRO built nano satellites.

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SpaceX fires rocket engines at historic Kennedy Space Center launch pad

SpaceX will launch a mission from the historic Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center for the first time in mid-Februrary. Pad 39A has lain dormant for launches for almost six years since Space Shuttle Atlantis launched on the final shuttle mission STS 135 in July 2011.

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Donald Trump considers signing new immigration order

Asked if his plan might be to issue a new executive order , Trump said: "It very well could be". The Marshals Service did not comment on the specific threats, CNN said, noting that "we do not discuss our specific security measures, we continuously review the security measures in place for federal judges and take appropriate steps to provide additional protection when it is warranted".

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James Corden's Carpool karaoke is totally 'sweet'

The vehicle didn't move, but it was still fun to watch. The Recording Academy reportedly chose to go in a different direction this year by handing hosting duties over to The Late Late Show host James Corden. The 5-year-old just about stole the show with her excited rush over to the crew of singers - if not for her shy smile, then for her pink suit that paid homage to late pop icon Prince.

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Idea Cellular has no plan to increase Capex despite Jio pressure

In a BSE filing, the company said, "The Indian mobile industry witnessed an unprecedented disruption in the quarter of Oct-Dec 2016, primarily due to free voice and mobile data promotion by the new entrant in the sector". A year ago, telecom service provider reported a profit of Rs 659.35 crore. -Data usage per customer decreased marginally to 931 MB from 944 MB per data customer in the preceding quarter.

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Korea claims successful test of new medium-range missile

The government will also enhance cooperation with the United States and South Korea in sharing information about North Korea, Kishida told reporters. Abe described the missile launch as "absolutely intolerable" and called on North Korea to fully comply with "the relevant UN Security Council Resolutions".

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Guilty plea after Muslim woman abused in Huntly

Aucklander Mehpara Khan complained to police after she and four friends stopped for a break in the Waikato town on Saturday during a road trip. On Sunday police said they had arrested a 27-year-old woman, who would be facing charges of assault, assault with a weapon and offensive language.

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Man sues Uber, blames app for wife's discovery of his cheating

David-André Darmon, the lawyer of the cheating husband, defended his client alleging he "was the victim of a bug in an application". His wife would have been able to see details about his orders, including driver name, license plate, and arrival time.

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BAFTAs 2017: Ken Loach BLASTS government over 'callous brutality' towards refugee children

Walsh 5) Moonlight - Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, and Adele Romanski. Emma Stone won best actress for her role in La La Land . The best actor title went to Casey Affleck for his role in the drama " Manchester by the Sea ". "I want to call you Dame Meryl because if you were British you would have been damed five times over", he said as he went to greet her. It also scooped a record six Golden Globe in January.

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Adele's Dress At The Grammy Awards: Gorgeous In Green Gown

When the album was nominated he said his wife made him promise he'd attend the pre-telecast awards ceremony. The 59th Annual Grammy Awards kicks off 8 p.m. This year's ceremony, hosted by James Corden, airs live on CBS . Another Album of the Year win would make Adele just the second female artist to win the honor a couple of times.

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Ashwin happy to have Test record out of the way

Captain Mushfiqur Rahim, who missed that Test due to injury, will once again be crucial to the visitors' chances after compiling a chanceless 127 in the first innings in Hyderabad . After finishing 2016 as the highest wicket-taker (72 wickets in 12 Tests), Ashwin will be aiming for a similar result in 2017. Mohammad Mahmudullah and Shakib Al Hasan are the two batsmen who will resume the innings for visiting side and they are playing on the respective score of 9 and 21.

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Blazers trade Mason Plumlee to Nuggets

This deal will give the Blazers potentially 3 first-round picks in the 2017 draft, according to ESPN. But Plumlee is also in line for a nice contract as a restricted free agent this summer, while Nurkic is younger (22) with a palatable $2.9 million team option for next season.

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Trump blasts Mark Cuban in early morning tweet; Cuban dismisses

The first email, which Cuban sent congratulating Trump, contained a short reply from the future president. Cuban regularly criticized Trump's candidacy, becoming a key surrogate for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. "It's a tough situation for CEOs". "You want to make nice with the president because you're a public company and you have shareholders, and it's hard to balance doing the right financial thing versus doing what they think is the right thing, whatever your political beliefs are".

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Bernie Sanders says 'delusional' Donald Trump could move USA into 'authoritarian mode'

It speaks to the issue of President Trump being buddy, buddy with a thug and a murderer, who is the head of Russian Federation. Trump himself had earlier commented on the report involving Flynn by saying he hadn't seen it and knew nothing about it.

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Meryl Streep attacks Donald Trump again in passionate speech about freedom

In remarks that occasionally turned tearful, she also said the new president has awakened the country to how fragile freedom really is. Streep says it was her failed attempt to crack a joke. 'We shouldn't be surprised if not everyone is totally down with it. Aiming directly at his social media presence, Streep said, "The whip of the executive can through a Twitter feed lash and intimidate, punish and humiliate, delegitimize the press and imagined enemies with spasmodic irregularity and ...

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Trump welcomes Japanese PM at White House

Trump gave no indication at Friday's press conference whether he was considering this step, saying only that they'd continue to work through the court process - and do " whatever is necessary " to protect the country. During the joint news conference after their meeting, Abe pointed to the contributions to be made toward jobs creation in the United States. Mr Trump last week accused Japan and China of devaluing their currencies while the United States looks "like a bunch of dummies".

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US Stands With Japan Against North Korean Aggression

Trump said Friday he's committed to bringing ties "even closer". On the economic front, the leaders chose to newly start two-way talks led by Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso and U.S. A spokesman for U.S. Strategic Command said in an emailed statement to Fox News that the, "U.S". The move was met with disappointment by Japan who saw the T.P.P.as a check on China's trade power in the Pacific.

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South Korea: North Korea Launches Unidentified Type of Ballistic Missile

Abe must have quietly let out a sigh of relief. When he visited South Korea and Japan last week, Secretary of Defense James Mattis assured America's allies that the us would defend them against North Korea aggression. President Donald Trump says the alliance between the United States and Japan is a cornerstone of regional peace and stability, edging away from campaign pledges to force Tokyo to pay more for the U.S.

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WhatsApp's crucial new feature to provide better security

WhatsApp has made the verification process optional though it is recommended you go for it given the enhanced security it provides to your account. WhatsApp is the world's largest messaging platform with over 1.2 billion active users. "If you forget your own passcode, but did not provide an email to disable two-step verification , even you will not be permitted to re-verify on WhatsApp within seven days of last using WhatsApp".

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Hundreds more whales beach selves in New Zealand

The latest pod of whales were washed on the shore only hours after rescuers refloated 100 survivors from the earlier group of 416 stranded whales. But when exhausted volunteers returned to the remote coastline on Sunday morning to resume their rescue efforts, they saw that all but 17 of the second pod had refloated and made their way back into the water.

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Firs phase of UP polls sees 63% turnout: EC

Barring an incident of voter-slip snatching and clashes among supporters of rival parties at Baghpat, polling was peaceful. In Mathura, minor EVM malfunctions were reported at a few places. The BJP, SP-Congress alliance and the BSP are locked in a close contest in UP. UP Chief Electoral Officer T Venkatesh said that there were some teething problem of faulty EVMs, polling was peaceful everywhere.

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US Security Adviser, Russian Ambassador Discussed Sanctions Despite Denials

Several current and former US officials have told The Washington Post this isn't true, and Flynn and Sergey Kislyak did privately discuss the sanctions ordered by the Obama administration in late December over Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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Illinois' late rally falls short in 83-70 loss to Penn State

With eight games to go in the regular season Penn State will a two game series against Minnesota before traveling on the road to Michigan State. "The last couple of games we was having people shoot under 40 and we was in the game". Hill drilled 5 of 8 shots and scored 12 points to keep IL within 41-29 at halftime. The Penn State lead grew to 62-43 with 11:14 to play before IL mounted a comeback keyed by the team's best stretch of defense.

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Trump Canadian PM, Trudeau to meet US President in Washington on Monday

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the public in a lecture hall at Health Sciences Building on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Saskatoon, Wednesday, January 25, 2017. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump will meet Monday in Washington, the Prime Minister's Office says. Trudeau dropped Leitch's name in Iqaluit when confronted by a woman who wanted to know why he did not believe a system of proportional representation should replace the existing ...

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How Trump's Criticism of Judiciary Could Complicate Supreme Court Confirmation

The 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals is weighing the appeal of Mr Trump's executive order on immigration, which temporarily suspends the country's refugee program and bans travel for citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries. That's when Gorsuch expressed disappointment in Trump's comments, Blumenthal said . President Trump lashed out at Sen. Later, other senators said Gorsuch made similar statements in their private meetings, including Sen.


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