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It's conscience vs trust as Edappadi government awaits fate

Stalin. While inviting him to form the government yesterday, Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao had asked Palaniswami to seek the vote of confidence in the next 15 days. He needs the support of 117 legislators to continue in the post. Division vote in Tamil Nadu Assembly begins tp decide the next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

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GM Adds Over 100 Chevy Bolt Vehicles To LA Maven Fleet

Retail buyers have asked to what degree GM's plans to dedicate a number of the early Bolt EVs to its Maven car-sharing service might affect availability. GM and Lyft also previously discussed plans to begin testing self-driving taxi service on public roads "within a year" in May 2016. In California, Maven users even have access to the EVGO charging network now that the Bolt EV is available.

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NASA Is Sending a Drug-Resistant Superbug Into Space

Tesla's sister company SpaceX is planning to launch nearly 5,500 pounds of science experiments, supplies and research equipment from NASA to the International Space Station on Saturday morning, February 18. NASA, the US space agency, has hired SpaceX and Boeing Co.to ferry astronauts to the space station, breaking a Russian monopoly in effect since the shuttles were retired.

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Switch ships early to customer, who reveals UI in video

Prior this week, some extra subtle elements on the Nintendo Switch account framework rose online. This is a more fairly low resolution in a world that is dominated by QHD smartphones and tablets. The Switch will be released with a number of launch titles, chief of them being the long-delayed Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which will concurrently be released on the Wii U - the system's last first-party title, as confirmed by Nintendo.

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Ernst: Trump needs to step up against Russian Federation

Sen. Lindsey Graham's statement comes after The New York Times , The Washington Post and other news outlets reported that us agencies intercepted phone calls past year between Russian intelligence officials and members of Trump's 2016 campaign team.

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Watch a Record 104 Satellites Tumble Into Orbit

The agency was using its PSLV-C37 workhorse for the mission, which had a previous best of 20 simultaneous satellite launches. For ISRO, this was the second successful mission after June 2015 when it launched 23 satellites in a single rocket.

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Samsung heir Jay Lee arrested following bribery allegations

Despite this and the massive recall of its Galaxy 7 smartphone, which stemmed from a critical battery problem, Samsung Electronics shares are up by 60% over the past year. It is also accused of separately giving millions of euros to Choi to bankroll her daughter's equestrian training in Germany. Samsung officials fear the leadership vacuum could have a serious impact on the company's business operations.

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NASA 'could launch new manned deep space mission as early as 2019'

The announcement of the competition winners comes on the same day that rumors are leaking about a crewed mission on the first launch of NASA's Orion rocket in 2019. Lightfoot has good reason to acknowledge a different launch date. The life support systems in spacesuits protect astronauts from many dangers, including a loss of cabin pressure inside the spacecraft, making it a necessary that a waste management solution must function without opening the suit.

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Softbank and T-Mobile reportedly trying again for merger

After the auction ends in April, the two parties are expected to begin negotiations, the sources told Reuters this week. With Deutsche Telekom unwilling to sell its stake in T-Mobile, it sounds like SoftBank is prepared to put a lot on the line - namely, giving up its majority share in Sprint.

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Nintendo Switch Will Link Digital Purchases To Your Account

The console's official launch date is March 3, but that didn't stop a USA distributor sending out the device prematurely. In the unboxing video , which you can see below, we get a brief look at some of the notices that are displayed when you're first setting up the Switch.

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Penn State battles mumps on eve of THON

The dance marathon is going to benefit pediatric cancer research. The 46 hour event is considered to be the world's largest student-run philanthropic event. Penn State is eager to participate as well. Since 1977, THON has raised more than $136 million for the Four Diamonds Fund. In 2016, the grand total raised by THON was $9,770,332,32.

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No Boeing union in SC after vote

In the end, there were not enough votes to join the union. And what no better place to campaign than SC - the state largely credited with helping boost the president's chances in the extremely crowded 2016 Republican Presidential Primary.

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis of: Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX)

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Himax Technologies, Inc. Analysts are estimating that Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) are presently listed with an ABR of 2.73. shares within the next 14 days. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.02 per share. Earnings per share numbers can serve as an indicator for the profitability of a certain company.

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In 2018, YouTube Will Stop Showing 30-Second Unskippable Ads

Ever watch a YouTube video and then all of a sudden you're bombarded with a 30-second ad before the video you wanted to watch even starts? YouTube relies heavily on third-party advertisements for revenue. The site needs to make sure users stay engaged, especially as Facebook serves up more compeition in the video space. Callum McCahon, strategy director for Born Social, said it was: "A signal that YouTube is very anxious about Facebook", in a statement to Campaign , adding: "Their ...

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Manchester United's Juan Mata wants to hit double figures in goal tally

Despite coming away with a 3-0 victory, courtesy of a Zlatan Ibrahimovic hat-trick, United made a stuttering start to the game with a number of simple mistakes. "We had this in the group stages". United swiftly took advantage when Ibrahimovic tapped in from close range after fine work by Marcus Rashford. Initially undeterred by falling behind to a controversial deflected free-kick, Saint-Etienne seized on some lacklustre defending to create numerous chances and it was only their profligate ...

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German parents told to destroy talking doll

At its most innocent, the doll can interact with the child and answer questions. In addition to privacy concerns over data collection, security researchers found that Cayla can be easily hacked. The UK Toy Retailers Association said Cayla was " no special risk" and there was "no reason for alarm". Messages seeking comment from FTC officials and Genesis Toys, which manufactures the doll, were not immediately returned on Friday.

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Ben Sasse to attend 53rd annual Munich Security Conference in Germany

Among the topics up for discussion at the Munich conference 2017 will be the future of transatlantic relations after electing Donald Trump as US President, the European Union cooperation in the field of security and defense, relations with Russian Federation, as well as the crisis in Syria and the situation in East Asia.

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Manu Kumar Jain appointed as vice president at Xiaomi

Jain, who joined Xiaomi in 2014, after leaving fashion ecommerce Jabong he co-founded and managed, has been the head of Xiaomi India since the company's arrival in the country same year. It will be interesting to see if Jain picks up where Barra left off as India is indeed an important market for the Xiaomi . He replaces Hugo Barra, who quit the firm to return to the Silicon Valley and lead Facebook's virtual-reality efforts, including the Oculus VR.

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Google Home Smart Speaker Can Now Be Used to Buy Things

The Google Assistant has snagged an update that brings one of the most awaited features that its competitor, Echo already offered. Starting February 16, users can shop for everyday essentials from paper towels to vitamins. Interestingly, Google says that users don't have to worry about additional service or membership fees until April 30. From there, set your default credit card and delivery address, and you're ready to shop.

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Prosecutors reviewing warrant requests for MSU football players

MSU announced that three football players were suspended while sexual assault investigations were being investigated. The University has hired a consultant to conduct a Federal Title IX investigation to determine if procedures were followed regarding student relationship violence and sexual misconduct.

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Cities: Skylines is heading to the Xbox One reveal trailer

Those familiar with the game will probably not see anything new but it shows quite a bit of gameplay, something many might be skeptical towards. Cities: Skylines was first released back in the Spring of 2015 and was well received by both gamers and critics for its city-building fun.

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Sell-side is Weighing in on Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Earnings & Targets

Moreover, the comany's decision to fine commercial users of Java SE augurs well for topline growth in the future. Its sales stood at 0.80% a year on average in the period of last five years. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark and copyright law. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Oracle Corporation from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 27th.

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Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)

The stock price is up +27.7% over the past year. Golden Cross Alert: The 50 day MA is now above the 200 day moving average. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of Juniper Networks in a research note on Wednesday, October 26th. Analysts have placed a $91.04 price target on HCA Holdings, Inc., suggesting a 8.01% gain from recent close.

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NASA wants your help discovering a new 9th planet

Brown dwarfs are celestial bodies that are too small to be considered stars and are also too big to be considered planets. "By using Backyard Worlds: Planet 9 , the public can help us discover more of these odd rogue worlds". The best way to discover them is through a systematic search of moving objects in WISE images. Do you think Planet Nine exists? But there's a snag: Images from WISE have captured almost 750 million individual sources in the sky.

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No Home Food Or 'A' Class Facilities For Sasikala In Jail

She had also requested for meditation space and 24x7 medical assistance if required. The AIADMK chief has not been given any VIP treatment in the jail and is sharing her cell number 2, which is of 8*10 size, with two other women inmates, along with her relative Elavarasi, who too was convicted in the disproportionate assets case.

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ICE in Austin Friday: What We Know

Austin City Councilman Gregorio Casar said Friday that his office has confirmed "a large amount of Immigration and Customs Enforcement actions in Austin in the last 24 hours, particularly in the North Lamar and Rundberg area". Angelica Salas, executive director of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles , said 100 people were detained, 60 of them Mexican nationals.

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Planet Nine Just Got An Unexpected New Team of Hunters

This now hypothetical Neptune-sized planet is orbiting about 19 billion miles away from the sun, and NASA wants your help finding it. The mission was renamed the Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE). The space agency believes releasing the images to the public will help narrow down the search for Planet Nine. "These artifacts can easily fool our image processing software".

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Blizzard Retires Classic Cards In Anticipation Of New Hearthstone Season

Moving on from the Year of the Kraken, this year we'll be transitioning into the Year of the Mammoth . Once the Year of the Mammoth officially begins with the first major expansion of 2017, Blackrock Mountain, The Grand Tournament, and League of Explorers cards will become exclusive to Wild.

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Timelapse captures terror and beauty of devastating Port Hills fire

English estimated that it might take up to a week before the fire was fully put out by firefighters working at the disaster site. Approximately 200 to 300 residents have since been affected by the evacuations , while tens of thousands of Christchurch homes suffered a power loss in the afternoon with the possibility of more power outages until the fires have been extinguished.

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Mi MIX 2 Device in the Works as Announced By CEO

Mi Mix was designed by French designer Philippe Starck and it seems the designer is also working on its successor too. Xiaomi was aiming to launch a device which had a 93 per cent screen to body ratio and was aiming to develop a device which would impress everyone irrespective of their choice of preferred smartphones.

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Apple to start producing iPhones in India in the coming months

Apple's Taiwanese manufacturing partner Wistron Corp is setting up a plant in Bengaluru to focus exclusively on assembling iPhones even as the Cupertino major seeks tax concessions from the Indian government to set up local production in the world's fastest growing major mobile market.

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Race stages detailed for NASCAR races

But NASCAR couldn't keep to a consistent format - only six events have the second stage ending at the halfway mark - because it wanted to avoid a stage from ending close to the end of a fuel run and avoid encouraging drivers to go slower, save fuel and win a stage.

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Alphabet no longer wants to blanket the earth with internet balloons

Teller said Loon is one of the more mature projects at X and that it "would be a natural state to graduate into its own company" but there were not plans at the moment for that to happen. Though more testing needs to be done - and there's still no news on when Project Loon will officially be in use - this method is more cost effective and less work to manage.

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Kim Jong Nam 'Loved KL Nightlife, Had Singapore Girlfriend'

Malaysian police have detained two more suspects in connection with the assassination of Mr Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Monday. The North Korean Embassy in Malaysia has confirmed Kim Jong Nam's identity according to Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamid. But his attempt to visit Tokyo Disneyland reportedly soured North Korea's leadership on his potential as a successor.

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Donald Trump Polls: President's Approval Rating Reaches 39 Percent

On the other hand, the Rasmussen poll showed that only 45 percent of Americans disapproved of the president and 36 percent felt strongly about their disapproval. The only occasion when strong disapproval of George W. Bush was higher than for Trump now was in December 2008, near the end of his presidency. Sixty-one percent said the president should avoid criticizing companies, while 27 percent found that to be acceptable behavior.


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