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SpaceX delays its ISS resupply mission by 24 hours

NASA Kennedy Space Center Director Bob Cabana, SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell, and SpaceX Senior Vice President and General Counsel Tim Hughes in front of KSC's Launch Complex 39A , February 17, 2017. Instead, the fault was found in part of the system that re-starts the second-stage engine after launch, which could make it impossible for the company to dispose of the stage after the cargo-carrying Dragon craft separates from the rocket.

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Galaxy S8 price and color details leak out

For pictures, the Galaxy S8 will reportedly come with a 12MP rear sensor and an 8MP front sensor. Sony will be the third battery supplier for the Galaxy S8, the other two being Japan's Murata Manufacturing and Samsung SDI . It's claimed that all Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus variants released in China will feature 6GB of RAM with a minimum of 64GB onboard storage .

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Ed Boon Officially Confirms Injustice 2 Will Release On Mobile Platform

Ed Boon has confirmed that " Injustice 2 " will have obscure characters though other playable characters of the game include Batman, Blue Beetle, The Flash, Harley Quinn, Superman, Supergirl, Wonder Woman, Deadshot, Gorilla Grodd, Aquaman, Robin, and Atrocitus.

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Why Unilever rejected Kraft's proposal for the second-biggest merger ever

Further, Unilever said it does not see the basis for any further discussions and asked its shareholders to take no action. 3G Capital, the private-equity firm that runs Kraft Heinz, is under pressure to either do another major deal or show the company can boost sales.

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NASA history: First pegasus satellite launches - Feb.16, 1965

The Saturn I launch vehicle was built at Marshall's Fabrication and Assembly Engineering Division. The Falcon 9 rocket will carry a spacecraft called the Dragon which is packed with more than 5,000 pounds of cargo for the ISS. Thick clouds are a potential weather concern, but forecasters predict a 70% chance of favorable conditions for the launch. "It's an extra-special launch (Saturday) for sure".

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Brooks has 23 as No. 7 Oregon routs Colorado 101-73

OR led 35-32 before going on a 29-2 run sandwiched around halftime that allowed Dana Altman to get Noebel, the senior walk-on, in for the final 4 minutes. "We've got to start early, we can't give them open 3-pointers like last game", Pritchard said. "We did hold them to 38 percent". For the game the Ducks seemed liked they made every shot they took going 34-59 (57.6 percent) from the field, 16-29 (55.2 percent) from three point territory and 17-23 (73.9 percent) from the charity stripe.

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B'Haram attacks NAF helicopter, troops kill scores

In Nigeria, eleven people have been killed in suicide attacks of Boko Haram on troops and during exchange of fire in Maiduguri city. According to reports, most of the terrorists were suicide bombers who attempted to infiltrate the Borno state capital.

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SpaceX launches rocket with supplies to International Space Station

About 10 minutes after launch, the first stage of the rocket will attempt to land back at Landing Zone 1, near the launch pad. The seashore has recently reevaluated its ability to keep its staff and visitors safe during an emergency preparedness review, in response to static fire tests and launches on the nearby launch pad at Kennedy Space Center , the news release stated.

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'All Systems Go' For SpaceX Launch At NASA's Historic Pad

EST (1501 GMT). US space firm SpaceX aborted at the last minute the lift-off of its Falcon rocket and Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on Saturday morning. SpaceX's rocket hangar sits closer to the pad than the NASA assembly buildings did. SpaceX is leasing Launch Complex 39A under the terms of a 20-year agreement with NASA - a deal that was sealed in 2014 after a competition with Blue Origin , the space venture founded by Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos.

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Nintendo Switch Port Of Final Fantasy XIV Could Still Happen

The Samurai is a melee DPS class which will use a katana and a number of powerful skill to unleash massive damage on foes. Following months of speculation, Square Enix has confirmed that the second job coming to FFXIV: Stormblood is the Samurai.

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Kremlin says not disappointed by how US-Russia ties are developing

The New York Times recently reported that phone records indicate members of his campaign team "had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before the election". in talks with Russian Federation". Americans do not trust Congress, and no congressman has any incentive to get to the truth if it means he is unable to advance his own self-interest.

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Former CJI Altamas Kabir passes away

My thoughts with his family/colleagues. A stickler for discipline, procedures and rules, Justice Kabir had endeared himself to members of the Bar and the Bench with his humility. Justice Kabir practised in the District Court of Calcutta and later in the Calcutta High Court. Sixty-eight-year-old Kabir, who was born in the city (Calcutta then) to a Bengali Muslim family in 1948, was the 39th Chief Justice of India.

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Origami bulletproof kevlar shield could revolutionise gunfire protection for Federal Bureau of Investigation and police

The shield is made from 12 layers of bulletproof Kevlar with an aluminum core in the middle, and was designed using a common origami creasing pattern, so that it folds into a more manageable size. "It goes from a very compact state that you can carry around in the trunk of a vehicle to something you can take with you, open up and take cover behind to be safe from bullets", says Terri Bateman, BYU adjunct professor of engineering.

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Here's Why SpaceX's Next Launch Is Going to Make History

The launch pad in Florida, called 39A, is the one the Americans used on the first mission to the moon, and was last used in 2011. The company then successfully returned to flight by launching one of its Falcon 9s from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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The leaders met after separately addressing the security conference in Munich

Pence said the United States would demand Russian Federation honor a 2015 cease-fire agreement aimed at ending Ukraine violence. While departing from Trump's public remarks on Russian Federation and NATO, Pence reiterated the new administration's threatening rhetoric towards Iran, calling it "the leading state sponsor of terrorism ", echoing the language used by former USA president George W.

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Kentucky Basketball box score and highlights from thriller at Georgia

It was just cramps for the senior after his 36-point performance in 35 minutes of play. "He went out there and did what he usually does". He had made one of nine three-point shots in the five most recent games, and only eight of 25 shots in the last two.

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Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC) Receives An Update From Brokers

Unilever today has already rejected the proposal, but Kraft Heinz has signaled it plans to be persistent. Though Unilever has managed to stave off the bid, but it remains to be seen what happens ultimately. consumer giant Procter & Gamble may face anti-trust hurdles, while pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods company Johnson and Johnson would likely not be interested in household products.

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Dolphins sign Cameron Wake to two-year contract

Following back-to-back CFL Most Outstanding Defensive Player honors (2007, 2008), the Dolphins landed Wake in 2009. The terms: two years, $19 million, including $ 11 million guaranteed , ESPN reported. Wake, 35, was undrafted out of Penn State in 2005 and, following a failed tryout with the Giants, went to Canada. He had 5 1/2 sacks in 14 games that season before erupting for 14 sacks in 2010 to earn the first of five Pro Bowl selections.

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NYT, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN Are 'ENEMY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE'

Trump wrote on Twitter. Trump blasting the news media is nothing new, of course. However, the New York Post went even further and called the presidential news conference the "wildest show on earth". Trump himself, however, has emphasized the praise he received from right-wing commentator Rush Limbaugh, accusing the press of being dishonest in its accounts of the event.

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Powerful storm takes aim at Southern California

Scott shared more details of the incident on the department's Facebook page . "The storm looks to be the strongest storm to hit south-west California this season", the National Weather Service said. Two vehicles were swallowed by a massive sinkhole in Los Angeles, California, injuring one woman. Emergency crews are watching Southern California burn areas and spots around the region that are prone to flooding, mudslides and unsafe debris flows.

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Last-second launch delay for SpaceX at historic moon pad

SpaceX, a privately owned space company, is sending its NASA cargo - and the Dragon spacecraft that bears it - with a Falcon 9 rocket. The company hopes to launch astronauts from 39A next year. SpaceX turned to Launch Complex 39A - which it leases from NASA - to resume flights. According to NASA, the mission will also aid in recording "key climate observations and data records".

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Toshiba Shares Slump After S&P Warns of 'Selective Default'

The credit-rating firm expects banks to help Toshiba, including by extending deadlines for loan repayments. India does not expect fallout from the financial meltdown at Toshiba Corp to halt plans to buy six nuclear reactors from the Japanese company's United States nuclear unit Westinghouse, a senior government official told Reuters on Friday.

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Yankees blast Dellin Betances' agent over contract demands

So, while it was unlikely Betances would have been awarded closer money in the first place, it definitely wasn't necessary for Levine to pile on after winning. The Yankees filed at $3 million. Aroldis Chapman is set to close for the Yankees this season, most notably because Betances doesn't have much experience as a closer.

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Microsoft Azure customers 'very likely' to hire an MSP

It would seem many are choosing to change their service provider too, with Microsoft Azure adoption growing to 14% of the market share, ahead of Google's 15% (up from 10% last year), though lagging behind Amazon Web Services' 57%. Another 35 percent plan to buy "cloud analysis and optimization tools" as part of their Azure deployment, and 28 percent of companies say they will rely on cloud-monitoring tools for their Azure rollout.

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Kangana Ranaut Felt Like Slapping the Host of 'The Voice India 2'?

Well, being a reality show, the host of the show has to be energetic, humorous and surely apologetic. Actress Kangana Ranaut, who is known for not mincing her words, has once again raked up a controversy after she admitted to have felt like slapping comedian Sugandha Mishra on national television.

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Following Rejected Bid, Kraft Heinz May Look To Acquire Unilever Food Brands

While 3G is often seen as extreme - at Heinz they limited employee use of company printers to 200 pages per month, required double-sided printing - zero-based budgeting has been adopted elsewhere, such as at Oreo cookie maker Mondelez International Inc.

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GST council meets in Udaipur to give approval to GST Draft Law

Jaitley said he hoped the drafts of the remaining iGST (integrated GST), sGST (state GST) and cGST (central GST) laws will be passed in the Council's next meeting slated for March 4-5 in the national capital. This is first time when the council meeting is being held outside Delhi which is expected to be attended by over 700 participants from Centre and all the states.

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Kraft says Unilever rejected merger offer

But it has already hit a snag. The initial offer, which was rejected, provided an +18% premium to Unilever's share price, while deals across the space typically go for roughly ~30%. In accordance with United Kingdom takeover code, Kraft Heinz now has until March 17 to announce a firm intention to make an offer or that it doesn't intend to pursue a deal.

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Huawei Honor V9 to be known as the Honor 8 Pro globally

According to the report from the Russian-based site Hi-Tech.Mail.Ru, the name of the phone outside of China will be the Honor 8 Pro. In our review we found that the Honor 8 is capable of capturing good pictures with real depth of field, and is a great smartphone to purchase.

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Malaysian police arrest North Korean man over Kim Jong-nam's murder

North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia on Friday said the DPRK government would reject the results of any autopsy on Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, while also accusing the Malaysian government of working with the North's enemies.

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NASA spots iceberg the size of Manhattan breaking off into the ocean

This year, sea ice extent contracted to 2.287 million square kilometres (883,015 square miles) on February 13, according to daily data from the U.S. National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). This rift is the second to form in the center of the ice shelf in the past three years. It already delivers plenty of ice to Pine Island Bay-about 79 cubic kilometers (19 cubic miles) of ice per year.

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Pochettino To 6 Make Changes: Predicted Tottenham Line-Up vs Fulham

Tottenham will play in Fulham on Sunday. SPURS boss Mauricio Pochettino is backing his players to shake off the disappointment of their surprising 1-0 defeat in Belgium and put Gent to the sword in next week's return fixture. "It's important to be focused on the game", Pochettino said ahead of his team's Europa League clash against Gent . Still, there were performances amongst the Spurs players that made it easier for Gent to play their own game.

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NASA completes its "space poop challenge"

While that September 2018 deadline might now be too ambitious, given the upgrades that will need to be made to the SLS to accommodate humans, it's still a huge and abrupt change of plans in NASA's mission timetable. For these lengthier journeys, astronauts may sometimes be required to wear spacesuits for long periods of time , for example, in the case of an on-board emergency caused by a sudden loss of vehicle pressure.

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Really Blue Pixel and Pixel XL phones coming to the UK

One of the best ways to do that is to engage your customers in a constructive conversation and hear their input and feedback about the product you're selling, and that's exactly what Google's doing right now. What do you like about the design? Some of it included, "What do you hate about it?" and "What would you like to see us improve?" Sure, our readers will comment that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus has a ugly percentage of bezels too, but you need to accommodate that home button somewhere ...

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IBM, Visa Announce IoT Payments Effort

Using these foundational elements, organizations can ensure the lifecycle integrity of IoT data and greatly enhance overall trust in their IoT business processes. Now, IBM - using its Watson IoT platform - and Visa have announced a new partnership that will allow developers to put contactless payment technology in pretty much any connected device.


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