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'Logan' Opens to Mighty $237.8 Million Globally

However, Stewart has now suggested he could be tempted back. Aside from Logan receiving rave reviews all over the world, the film also marks Hugh Jackman's ninth and last appearance as Wolverine ever since the character has been introduced in X-Men (2000).

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Home Depot hiring more than 400 workers in Oklahoma City

The Home Depot is starting its seasonal spring hiring spree, and that includes adding workers to its Bellingham store. McNeal said the seasonal jobs can turn into a career. The world's largest retailer said in January that it would create 10,000 new retail jobs in the US this year, and also put 24,000 additional people to work in construction as it opens new stores and renovates existing locations.

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Amazon forest 'shaped by pre-Columbian indigenous peoples', says study

Ancient people had a great impact on the Amazon landscape. The research contributes to an evolving understanding of the impact ancient peoples had on the world's largest and most biodiverse forest. "But today the species is most prevalent in the southern areas of the rainforest". Of approximately 16,000 Amazonian tree species, just 227 accounted for half of all trees, the 2013 study concluded.

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French presidential candidate François Fillon fights for political survival

Penelope Fillon told JDD she'd also urged her husband to "keep going to the end" but said only he could make the decision to stay in the race. Promising to put France "back into the lead", Mr Fillon said "our main enemy is ourselves. Fillon, who turns 63 on Saturday, is expected to be placed under formal investigation for misuse of public funds, allegedly paid to his wife and children for doing little or no work.

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Sir Bruce Forsyth home from hospital after 'life saved by doctors'

It comes after a source claimed Bruce was admitted to hospital last Sunday (26.02.17). According to the Daily Mail , the [Strictly Come Dancing] presenter was preparing to return to his home in Surrey last night where his wife, Lady Wilnelia Forsyth, 59, will take care of him.

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 Spotted Online

Ultimately, the difference between the iPhone 8 and the Galaxy S8 could come down to the price tag associated with them. Both the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are expected to feature the same design, albeit in different sizes - 5.8 and 6.2 inches, respectively.

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Facebook Dislike Button Being Tested in Messenger Reactions

The company told TechCrunch it sees the Dislike button as more of a "no" button. Facebook has started rolling out a dislike button in messages, according to a report. And much like in group messaging app Slack, everyone in the chat will see the Reaction as it relates to a specific message, and if multiple people have the Like, Dislike, or give it an "lol" emoji, you can see a full list of people who reacted.

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President Donald Trump Supporters Rally in San Diego

Supporters of President Donald Trump on Saturday gathered in the streets across the U.S. Saturday to voice their backing for the president a few weeks into his term, at times scuffling with counter-protesters. Medina said he assumed the rioting was started by anarchists, and assumed they were from the far left. At least one Trump supporter was struck by pepper spray, according to social media postings.

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Google adds support for Exchange tasks in Gmail app for Android

Do let us know if the newly added features are good enough for you to make a switch from Microsoft Excel or other spreadsheets to Google Sheets. The Google Maps application is also great if you need to use the local transportation in a foreign city.

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Pence Used Personal Email for Official Business as Governor

The emails, obtained by the Indianapolis Star through a public records request, show Pence contacted his chief of staff and homeland security adviser about his efforts to block the resettlement of Syrian refugees in IN and the state's response to a shooting at Canada's national parliament building.

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Sen. Collins, Rep. Poliquin call on Sessions to withdraw from Russian Federation probe

I've been on the Senate Armed Services Committee for 10 years, and in that time , have had no call from, or meeting with, the Russian ambassador. He also denied communicating with Russian officials on a questionnaire he submitted to Democratic Sen.

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College Basketball Preview: Duke vs. North Carolina

Duke, on the other hand, needs a victory to secure a double-bye in the ACC Tournament , and an improved seeding in the NCAAs. Duke at North Carolina highlights a weekend slate that features important games for bubble teams and four automatic NCAA Tournament bids being handed out.

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Letter from child prompts Musk to run Tesla fan-made ad competition

And she says Tesla informed her that work is underway on the fan-made commercial competition, with a formal announcement expected soon, but rather than me telling all of the story, why not turn it over to Bria... He tweeted back that it sounded "like a great idea" and that the company would do it. The letter makes the case that, since so many fan-made Tesla commercials are of fairly high quality (and often interesting and/or funny), Tesla should honor some of them in some way.

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No USB-C Connector on iPhone 8

You can make an argument for a straight USB-C connection on an iPhone or iPad - standardization across Apple's devices stands out, for instance. Earlier this week, a report claimed that Apple's next iPhone (s) will feature a "USB-C port for the power cord and other peripheral devices instead of the company's original Lightning connector".

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Amazon creates Alexa Fund Fellowship to support voice technology education and research

The tech giant has just announced that they will start to roll out updates on their Assistant on all devices which operate under Android 6.0 or higher and this feature was already made possible on LG's current G6 smartphone which is nothing but unbelievable in terms of features and design.

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Mega venture capitalist Chris Sacca regrets not investing in Snap

Snap's offering was well timed, with investors clamouring for fresh opportunities after 2016 marked the slowest year for tech IPOs since 2008. Snap will formally price its shares sometime after trading ends today in a regulatory filing , but it looks like the company has settled somewhere near the valuation that was originally reported once it started the process of going public.

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Snapchat company's share price soars on debut

That will reportedly give Snap a market value of almost $24 billion, making it the largest US tech IPO since Facebook. Snap Inc. passed its first major test on Wall Street on Wednesday as it priced its initial public offering of 200 million shares at $17 each.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs LG G6: Would Samsung Lose Its Edge?

Leaks pertaining to the Samsung Galaxy S8 have been doing the rounds for quite a long time, making the customers more impatient who are eagerly waiting for its official launch. As a protection coating, Gorilla glass 4 is pressed against the screen. In the imaging duties, the phone has a 13 MP of rear camera and a 5 MP front camera.

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United States strikes pound Qaeda for second day: Yemeni officials

Washington/Aden: The US carried out a second day of air strikes against al Qaida in Yemen on Friday, US officials said , in the latest sign of increasing US military focus on a group whose strength has grown during Yemen's civil war. Al-Qaida in Yemen, seen as the militant group's most unsafe offshoot, has seized large swaths of land and entire cities starting from 2011, the year the mass uprising started and ended with longtime ruler Ali Abdullah Saleh leaving power.

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Nintendo Switch Launches Today Alongside The Legend of Zelda

Yet, in an open world loaded with huge changes, Breath of the Wild additionally quite often feels like a Zelda game . Using a translator, Fujibayashi said that he wanted to create a game where the user could truly, and fully, experience freedom in the Breath of the Wild playing field, as well as a sense of adventure as players freely navigate through the game's world.

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NBCUniversal invests $500 million in Snap

Shares in the company that owns Snapchat have soared after it was listed on the USA stock market this morning. According to the planned sale, the company raised $3.4 billion by issuing and selling 200 million shares, and Snap co-founders Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy each sold 16 million shares , netting the entrepreneurs $272 million each.

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Woolly mammoths suffered genetic 'meltdown' before extinction

But they lost population after a warming climate hit and and human hunters decided to make them food about 10,000 years ago. Woolly mammoths once spread from northern Europe through Russian Federation to North America - including Beringia , the land mass that once lay in between Russian Federation and Canada.

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Immigrant who spoke out against raids to be deported without hearing - ICE

Vargas, originally from Argentina, waited. While there, the agents also put Vargas in handcuffs, Peterson said. Friends said she was planning to enroll at East Central Community College. with her parents when she was 7 years old. Vargas is now being held by ICE. In the last few weeks, ICE has detained a few DACA recipients only to eventually release some of them.

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California school makes millions on Snapchat IPO

Snap's DMM will be Global Trading Systems, a New York-based high-frequency trading firm that acquired the NYSE floor operation of British bank Barclays PLC a year ago , a NYSE spokeswoman said. The IPO reportedly is oversubscribed, showing strong investor interest. Snap is the California-based company behind the popular self-destructing pictures and video app, Snapchat.

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Snapchat Debuts On NYSE With A Pop At $24 Per Share

Snap's initial success on the public market-and the jump in Spiegel and Murphy's fortunes-is likely a welcome sign for the 16 billionaires in the United States whose fortunes are tied to highly valued unicorn startups, including Uber, Airbnb, Palantir and Stripe.

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American Outdoor Brands Corp (AOBC) Given New $21.00 Price Target at Wedbush

Forward View reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of American Outdoor Brands Corp in a report on Saturday, November 12th. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $24.24. Costco and American Outdoor are anticipated to report for the second quarter of the fiscal year 2017 (2QFY17) and 3QFY17, respectively. Lake Street Capital lowered American Outdoor Brands Corp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and reduced their price target for the company from ...

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Trump Today: Pelosi, Schumer targeted as Russian allegations linger

Trump's tweet comes a day after Attorney General Jeff Sessions came under scrutiny for his two meetings with a Russian ambassador. Even though the Washington Post story about Sessions' meetings with Sergei Kislyak came from Justice Department officials, Trump's still wildly lashing out, this time with a photo involving coffee and donuts.

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Snap Prices Shares at $17 for Thursday's IPO

Snap's debut Thursday was the largest on Wall Street since Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba raised $25 billion in 2014. Snap shares, trading under the ticker symbol SNAP on the New York Stock Exchange , opened at $24, up 41 percent, and then traded above that price.

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NASA orbiter misses collision with Phobos

The spacecraft had rocket burn on Tuesday that increased its velocity upto 0.4 meters per second. And since Phobos is a rock roughly 15 miles wide, it probably would have smacked into MAVEN, which is about the size of a small bus. When the orbits cross, the objects have the possibility of colliding if they arrive at that intersection at the same time. "Kudos to the JPL navigation and tracking teams for watching out for possible collisions every day of the year, and to the MAVEN spacecraft ...

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Donald Trump accuses Barack Obama of being behind protests against his administration

Indeed, even the WHCA itself condemned Trump for restricting the press gaggle . DONALD Trump has defended his decision not to attend the White House Correspondents' dinner, saying he does not want to be a "hypocrite". It would be inappropriate for him to go to the dinner "in light of the fact of fake news ", he said. It will instead focus on ways to produce long-term economic growth by slashing taxes, he said in an interview taped Friday and broadcast Sunday on Fox News Channel.

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Google Assistant hits Android 6.0, 7.0 devices

Google's artificially-intelligent assistant has been a staple of the Pixel handsets ever since their launch. Reports have also claimed that the Pixel 2's camera is set for a huge upgrade, with Google reportedly looking at a sensor that will allow the device to excel at low-light photography.

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Snap beats expectations with IPO valuation

Now, it is trading more than three times its IPO price , near a record high. All eyes would be on Snap CEO Evan Spiegel right now-if anyone could find him. The young company saw user growth slow to a halt in the final months of a year ago, according to its original IPO filing last month. Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Markets UK, said: "Looking at the numbers any prospective investors will be taking an enormous leap of faith on a company which is haemorrhaging cash".

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ArcelorMittal's Ross confirmed as US Commerce Secretary

Speaking on CNBC, Ross also said NAFTA fears had pummeled the peso, which weakened almost 17 percent after the US election to a historic low on January 11. The dollar USDMXN, -1.8533% shed 2.4% of its value to trade at 19.52 in recent trade, its weakest level against the peso since November 9, the day after President Donald Trump's upset victory over rival Hillary Clinton.

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Alligator carrying big fish across golf course caught on camera

A Safety Harbor, Florida, woman was shocked to find an alligator carrying a huge fish across a golf course while she was golfing with family. When Phyllis looked behind her, she tossed her club into the air and ran, according to WFTS in Tampa Bay.

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You Can Now Use Yelp to Find Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Here's how the app will build its database of gender neutral restroom options: When a user checks into a business or posts a review, Yelp will prompt them with the question, "Does this business have Gender Neutral Restrooms?" Users patronizing the businesses can virtually check-in through Yelp and notify the review company if there is a gender-neutral bathroom available, a method of data-gathering that many interactive websites use, like Facebook.


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