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LG touts G6's 18:9 FullVision display and its special software features

The device's display has an aspect ratio of 18:9, something which the company says will help offer advanced multi-tasking experience. Both the top and bottom part of the screen will offer more information when surfing the Web, reading e-books, and when watching videos or playing games.

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Sasikala booked for 'detaining' AIADMK MLAs in resort

Panneerselvam or anybody who hatches a conspiracy to divide the party. Ahead of the verdict, Sasikala visited the five-star Golden Bay resort where numerous MLAs who are supporting her have been touted to be detained forcibly. Sasikala, 59, was on trial alongside Jayalalithaa Jayaram, the former chief minister, who died in December. Sasikala paid her homage to Amma at her memorial on her way to Bengaluru to surrender in court.

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Kim Jong-Un's Half-Brother Dies In Malaysia

He was later rushed to the Putrajaya Hospital but died on the way. It is believed that he was poisoned. Do we know who did it? The South Korean government source who spoke to Reuters did not immediately provide further details. What could the motive be? But he had said he was not interested in assuming the leadership himself. From the moment he was he began appearing in public, Kim Jong Un has emphasized striking similarities with his grandfather like gaining weight, wearing the ...

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Hollande Requests Cybersecurity Briefing on French Election

The warnings in France and Germany come after a US intelligence report released on January 6 concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin "ordered" a campaign of hacking and media manipulation aimed at influencing the USA presidential election.

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HAL unveils prototype of multi role helicopter at Aero India 2017

Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin said: "The UK and India have much to offer one another in defence: from manufacturing collaboration and simplified export controls, to military cooperation, training and research partnerships".

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Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS), Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PGNX)

Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. Over the last five days, shares have managed 5.26% gains and now is up 1.87% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $23.78. The Next Year EPS growth is 13.3%, Long term annual growth estimate of 13%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of -0.13 percent. The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.11.

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Grammys: Hollywood Applauds Adele Following Halted George Michael Tribute

They removed their trousers when accepting the award in homage to their earlier days when they watched the Grammys at home in their boxers. Producer Greg Kurstin won four honors: He shared album, song and record of the year with Adele , and was also named producer of the year, non-classical.

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Winston Churchill Contemplates ETs In Newly Discovered Essay

Excerpts from his essay " Are We Alone in the Universe? " were brought to light Wednesday in the science journal Nature . Winston Churchill , Britain's inspirational World War II leader, was also far ahead of his time when it came to thinking about the stars, a never-published article he wrote in 1939 reveals.

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NZDF deployed to help with Christchurch fires

Officials said the region had been unusually dry for three years and the grass in the hills had turned brown over the summer. Broughton said displaced residents were staying at evacuation centers or with relatives. More than 130 firefighters have been deployed, along with 14 helicopters and three aircraft brought in from across the South Island. On Wednesday night the recently-opened Christchurch Adventure Park remains closed, with fire affecting the top part of the park, but not having ...

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Impact of Brokerage Rating on Eli Lilly and Company(LLY)

The growth estimate for the next five years is 11.36 percent (per annum). Having a price of $78.81, Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) traded -0.58% lower on the day. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 13th. This represents a $2.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. Several research analysts have recently commented on the company.

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What do Analysts suggest for: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)

You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of $-1.77 Billion over the past twelve months. The company reported the earnings of $0.13/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.03/share.

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Life returns to normal in Oroville; dam work continues

But officials warned residents who have returned to their homes that the area downstream of the dam remained under an evacuation warning and they should be prepared to leave if the risk increases. Almost 200,000 people were affected by evacuations after water scoured enormous holes in two of the dam's concrete spillways beginning Sunday, raising concerns that the tallest dam in the country could fail.

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Seoul court begins to deliberate Samsung chief's arrest

Lee is being investigated on an additional charge of perjury, the prosecution office said without elaborating. "We will do our best so that the truth will be revealed in court", it said in an emailed statement. It is the second time for the special prosecutors to seek a writ to formally arrest Lee after their first request was rejected by the court last month.

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United States solar growth blows away previous records

Figures published by the Solar Energy Industries Association show that 14,626 megawatts worth of photovoltaic installations went online in 2016. This represents a 95% increase over the previous record, 7,493 MW, set in 2015. GTM Research analyst Cory Honeyman said in an interview with CNBC that utilities are also making significant investments in solar power in states that have no renewable energy requirements, such as many states across the Southeast.

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In custody in connection with several possibly related gang cases

Police believe Damaris Reyes Rivas was taken to Lake Accotink Park against her will and assaulted before she was killed and left in the 7100 block of Wimsatt Road in Springfield on or around January 8. As the investigation progresses, detectives will consult with the Commonwealth's Attorney's office to obtain additional charges as appropriate. Speaking in Spanish, Maria Reyes said her daughter Damaris Reyes Rivas, who was known to friends and family as Alexandra, was a sweet and intelligent ...

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Evacuees In California Can Return To Their Homes Following Major Dam Crisis

Crews were working to shore up an overflow channel and drain the reservoir at the Lake Oroville Dam but authorities gave no indication of when it would be safe for people to go home. Officials last week expressed calm, then abruptly ordered the evacuation on Sunday. "Every time they said something, they turned around and said something different".

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Price Target Set At $137.103

The Stock had a 1.61 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.61 and 1.52 respectively. However, the stock is trading at 0.9% versus recent highs ($135.09). The stock is now trading 13.53 percent higher from its SMA-50. On the company's financial health, Apple reported $3.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14 according to the earnings call on Jan 31, 2017.

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Telstra posts surprise profit slump as fixed line, mobile revenue drops

Telstra's NBN customers grew by 292,000 to 792,000 giving the company a market share - excluding the small number of customers serviced by the NBN's satellite service - of around 51%. It also missed analysts' expectations for an underlying profit of $2.04 billion. The company's latest financials also reveal continued growth in machine to machine (M2M) with revenue growing by 13.3 per cent and 130,000 M2M services added during the half as the result of new IoT solutions being implemented.

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Pokémon Go's Introducing 80 New Pokémon

There are a bunch of other Pokemon from the Johto region that you'll be able to catch as well. In addition to the new Pokemon , Niantic is also including new Evolution items for evolving Pokemon , and a new purchasable accessory and outfit options for customizing your trainer.

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US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Resigns Over Contacts With Russia

A US official confirmed a Washington Post report that Sally Yates , the then-acting USA attorney general, told the White House late last month that she believed Flynn had misled them about the nature of his communications with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

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Flint Riverkeeper says "Water Wars" ruling does little to protect waterway

A ME lawyer presiding over the case rejected Florida's attempts to set limits on Georgia's consumption of water in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin, which includes Lake Lanier in the headwaters. "The lack of freshwater flowing into Apalachicola Bay is having a devastating effect on the local oyster industry and local economy", Nelson said. The ruling is the latest development in a lengthy legal dispute with Florida over water.

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Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company's recent data. The stock has 52-week high of $23.02 and 52-week low of $3.55. The median estimate represents a +44.16% increase from the last price of 14.22. Currently, Callon Petroleum Company has a MF Rank of 9728. Greenblatt's formula helps identify stocks that are priced attractively with a high earnings yield, or solid reported profits compared to the market value of the company.

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Here's the 764-Horsepower Pagani Huayra Roadster

Also unique to the Huayra Roadster are the doors, which no longer arc skyward to let you in - an obvious compromise, since they have no roof to hinge upon. Along with making the vehicle lighter , the roadster is said to be 52 percent stiffer, which is a surprising change in the conversion to a convertible.

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Radio DJ and producer shot dead during a Facebook Live broadcast

Journalism professor Olivo de Leon knew both victims and urged the government to thoroughly investigate and prosecute the killers. Moments earlier, the station's director Leonidas Martinez was killed in his office, witnesses at the radio station told local media.

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Analysts showing optimistic trends for: The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ:KHC)

Armbruster Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in The Kraft Heinz Company by 1.2% in the third quarter. 14 Analysts reported that the Price Target for The Kraft Heinz Company might touch $100 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $90.29 and $80 respectively.

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Jahlil Okafor travelling with Philadelphia on Wednesday

The Sixers left Okafor at home for their last two games because there were trade rumors swirling, but whatever talks Philadelphia had with other teams never produced a deal. Teams sometimes will keep players out of the lineup if a trade is imminent to avoid a deal-killing injury . "It's really hard with all the rumors, not knowing if I'll be here tomorrow".

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Ice cover at sea exceptionally low this winter

Although that might not sound like a lot for the effort required to input ten million pumps, given the current thickness rarely exceeds two or three metres, this change would have a measurable impact. "Our only strategy at present seems to be to tell people to stop burning fossil fuels". This ice also undergoes expansion when the autumn season arrives.

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Nokia Reportedly Relaunching 3310 Phone 17 Years After Debut

Following the Nokia 6 unveiling, the company will reveal the Nokia 5 and the Nokia 3 smartphones. There will be two low range and a new 3310 phone by the Nokia for the MWC 2017. HMD Global will launch the new phones at MWC 2017 on February 26. The Nokia 3 , as the number suggests, would be the entry-level offering priced at Euros 149 (Rs 10,725 approx.).

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Why Hyundai's New Hybrid Could Dethrone the Toyota Prius

Hyundai released pricing for its hybrid electric and all-electric models on Tuesday. The Ioniq model line-up, which includes an all-electric, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid electric, will start arriving at US dealerships this month. The ACEEE selected top 12 eco-friendly cars for this year based on green scores calculated with the environmental damage index (EDX) which measures pollution coming from vehicle manufacturing, the production and distribution of fuel that powers the vehicle, and ...

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Analysts At JP Morgan Indicated Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) As Overweight

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. Encana Corporation ( NYSE:ECA ) opened at 12.86 on Wednesday. In addition to this price estimate, the leading brokerages have announced the earnings estimates for Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA ). Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA ) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of -8.5%.

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Doctors May Now Be Able To Predict Autism Before Age One

Beginning in the 1990s, Piven and other researchers noticed that children with autism tended to have larger brains than developmentally normal children, suggesting that brain growth could be a biomarker for ASD. Despite the limitations of the new study, Pletcher marvels at the findings. "Our hope is that early intervention - before age 2 - can change the clinical course of those children whose brain development has gone awry and help them acquire skills that they would otherwise struggle to ...

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Smoky Hills Audubon to assist in Great Backyard Bird Count

You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. GBBC is a joint project of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society along with Bird Studies Canada. In India, it is coordinated with the help of an organisation "Bird Count". "Every person involved can make a significant difference". He says, "The GBBC has done a terrific job of tracking irruptions of Snowy Owls southward over the past several years".

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Facebook launches app for watching its videos on TV

After testing sound on in News Feed and hearing positive feedback, we're slowly bringing it to more people. "With this update, sound fades in and out as you scroll through videos in News Feed, bringing those videos to life", Facebook said .

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New Nokia 3310 To Appear At MWC 2017

However, the most exciting phone that HMD Global will unveil is the not a smartphone, but a modern version of the all time classic Nokia feature phone, the Nokia 3310 , according to a Venture Beat report. Nokia is making a comeback this February and it won't be without the Nokia 6 which is now (and officially) selling in China only. The Nokia 3 is said to be an entry-level Android handset expected to cost around $158.

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Catapult to launch drugs from Mexico over U.S. border destroyed

A border fence in Arizona apparently didn't deter drug smugglers on the Mexico side. Agents found 45 pounds of marijuana in 2011 after a remote video surveillance system caught smugglers preparing a catapult to launch the drugs into Arizona.


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