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Train derails after ethanol freight haul catches fire

But an environmental official in the U.S. state of Iowa said there appeared to be no significant leakage of enthanol into a creek. Field office supervisor Ken Hessenius (Heh-SEHN'-ee-uhs) said Friday afternoon that "there was a pretty big explosion" around 2:30 p.m.at the site near Graettinger (GREHT'-ihn-jur).

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Google's new Invisible reCAPTCHAs won't show a checkbox to humans

Google's new Invisible reCAPTCHA simply removes the need for people to check the box. In the recent times, the captcha check system was further simplified, when Google was able to improve its system to judge if a certain action was being performed by a bot or a human.

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Daylight Saving Time: Clocks 'Spring Forward' One Hour Tonight

He wrote that in order to conserve candles, people should just wake up earlier and take advantage of the daylight - in other words, just change your sleeping schedule. On Monday, Monday, a bill will be introduced in the Colorado Legislature that would make daylight saving time year-round. In the case of IN, the state was split between Eastern and Central Time Zones, causing Daylight Saving Time inconsistency until the whole state jumped into the Eastern Time Zone IN 2006.

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Punjab assembly elections 2017: Congress to form govt, Amarinder Singh CM

Part of the Congress's success may be attributed to Singh's foresight in getting the support of leaders like Badal's estranged nephew Manpreet Singh Badal of the People's Party of Punjab, which had merged with the Congress past year. He, however, was humble in defeat, accepting the people's verdict and offering full cooperation to Amarinder Singh to work for the rights of Punjab. It still managed a lead on 15 seats, with a almost 25% vote share - more than AAP's.

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Nokia 6, 5, 3 & Nokia 3310 (2017) Hitting UK This Spring

Well known retailer Carphone Warehouse has already announced that it will be exclusively selling the Nokia 6 (including the Arte Black edition) in the United Kingdom, but now it looks like that may be just a limited time arrangement. This could be attributed to Nokia 3310's iconic specs and features, but most of all having a price tag of $50. All three devices, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and Nokia 3310 will be available for purchase from the month of May.

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Cong Leading on 4 Seats in Punjab, Badal Ahead of Amarinder

Soon after the results were confirmed, Amarinder, who turned 75 Saturday, thanked voters for giving him the "biggest birthday gift". As per the prediction of exit polls, Congress or AAP was supposedly in the big picture to sweep away the maximum winning seats in Punjab leaving behind SAD- BJP.

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Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan expecting second baby girl

The world can't wait to meet Max's younger sibling, which begs the question: When is Priscilla Chan due? Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been tapped as featured speaker for Harvard University's commencement in May. "I can not think of a greater gift than having a sister and I'm so happy Max and our new child will have each other", Zuckerberg wrote. "They showed me how to compete and still laugh together afterwards".

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Switch from Daylight Savings This Weekend

Why do we do this annual ritual, and how did it get started? Daylight-saving time is a hot topic on Twitter, with people expressing both enthusiasm and disdain for the impending loss of sleep. But states could exempt themselves if they chose. No time change is observed in Hawaii, most of Arizona , Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Marianas.

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Pakistani actress Veena Mallik divorces husband of three years

The court took decree in favour of Veena as Asad failed to proceed the case, he said. Reason being that she applied for the divorce. Veena and Asad stayed tight-lipped when contacted for comments. The court had summoned Mr. Khattak , but he neither appeared nor filed a reply. Due to this, the court accepted Veena's plea and issued a ruling that validated their divorce (PTI ).

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Elections BC refers its investigation into BC Liberal Party to the RCMP

Most recently, the BC Liberals said their fundraising practices are transparent and the party will fully co-operate with an Elections BC review of potential Election Act violations involving indirect political donations by lobbyists. He says voters deserve to know all the details. The NDP has promised to ban corporate and union donations if it wins the election but continues to accept such donations, saying it needs them to compete with the BC Liberals.

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Redknapp: I'd sign Terry for Arsenal

They both play in the FA cup this weekend as well, so with Arsenal's game against West Brom up first next weekend we could move to within three points of City and the spuds after the same number of games and move out of reach of Mourinho's team.

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus watches son play in Northwestern game vs. Rutgers

So when Hall entered the game with only a little over a minute to go, Louis-Dreyfus and her husband, Brad Hall, couldn't help but stand up and cheer. Watch her go insane in the video above! And all this time we thought Elaine didn't like basketball.

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Congress steals the show in Punjab

According to India TV-C Voter Exit Poll, AAP is likely to get 59-67 seats in the 117-member Assembly while the Congress is predicted to win 41-49 seats. Kejriwal and other AAP leaders must have been hoping for a repeat of the Delhi victory in Punjab and Goa, so that they could then set their sights on the parliament in 2019.

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Paul Ryan Explains How Obamacare Incentivizes Healthy People Out of the Market

The amount of the tax credit is based on income and the cost of coverage, but generally, the lower the income, the higher the tax credit . The Medicaid expansion remains at first but new enrollment freezes in 2020. At the same time, taxes on tanning salons and other medical luxuries, as well as a surcharge on wealthy insurance purchasers will disappear, releasing $346bn over 10 years for those earning more than $200,000 annually.

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Liverpool FC sweating on Roberto Firmino for Burnley

Liverpool can use Sunday as a platform considering the fact that none of the sides above them are in action. Burnley this weekend will provide telling evidence as to whether he is anywhere nearer finding it. "We're ready for the fight". He's been a key figure in the heart of Burnley's midfield since rejoining the Turf Moor club in January. While Liverpool will have played more games, points on the board are vital at what is always a high-pressure spell of the season.

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Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari : "Mercedes is the rival to beat"

The Briton, who did 52 laps but shared duties with Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas, had said on Tuesday that "Ferrari must be the favourite" and he saw nothing to change his mind two days later. "I'm happy with what we've gained knowledge-wise and feel confident we got everything we needed from this test to go out and fight in Melbourne". McLaren once again grabbed headlines for the wrong reasons as Fernando Alonso suffered a recurrence of the electrical problems that had hampered ...

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United Airlines doubles its route count from San Jose

American said tickets can be purchased on its website (aa.com) beginning Sunday. The flight will operate on a 70-seat plane. The return flight departs Chicago at 9:20 a.m. Triad residents will soon have double the flight options for catching a game with the World Series champion Chicago Cubs and other Windy City destinations.

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Rodman & Renshaw Trims Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Target Price to $17.00

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. " Valeant has stated that it is in the process of refinancing some of its debt, and we understand that in conjunction with doing so the company may be able to adjust or eliminate Term B secured debt maintenance covenants", he wrote in a note.

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Dirt-Bike Gang Attacks Driver in Middle of Highway

The attack occurred just after 6 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 101 when the Uber drive's white Toyota stopped on the highway for unknown reasons and the group of men surrounded it. A representative for the California Highway Patrol told the Chronicle that witnesses had reported a group of motorcyclists slowing traffic - a common tactic to create exhibition space on freeways - and popping wheelies.

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Google Unveils Suite of Incredible Tools for Businesses

So we asked: What does it take to really become a player in the enterprise", Tech Crunch has quoted him saying. "These days, we're focused on ensuring Drive addresses the unique needs of our enterprise customers, like compliance, data security, and file ownership when teams change", writes Prabhakar Raghavan, vice president of apps for Google Cloud.

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S.Korea To Receive THAAD Missile Radar Component By Month-end

Seoul received the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system (THAAD) on Tuesday, one day after Pyongyang test-fired four ballistic missiles that landed in the Pacific Ocean near Japan, South Korea news outlet Yonhap reported . "If South Korea insists on becoming a U.S. puppet, China will have to act against it", nationalist state newspaper the Global Times wrote in an editorial early this year .

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How to buy a Nintendo Switch - and where it's actually available

The same news is being reported in Australia and New Zealand, with the company confirming in a press release that "Across Australia and New Zealand combined, Nintendo Switch sold more in its launch weekend than any other Nintendo hardware in history".

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Planned Parenthood turns down Trump's funding offer in exchange for dropping abortions

Planned Parenthood's rejection of a White House offer to maintain federal funding if it drops its abortion business demonstrates how important the lethal procedure is to the organization, Southern Baptist leaders said. The vast majority - 76 percent - of Planned Parenthood services are related contraception and sexually transmitted diseases and infections. Seven dollars apiece from nearly 91 million people gives Planned Parenthood about $636 million to work with.

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Radioactive wild boars invade Japanese towns

Tamotsu Baba, mayor of the seaside town of Namie, told Reuters: "It is not really clear now which is the master of the town, people or wild boars". "If we don't get rid of them and turn this into a human-led town, the situation will get even wilder and uninhabitable".

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Trump praises health care bill, but conservatives skeptical

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) once again projected confidence Wednesday morning, telling reporters he was confident Republicans would get behind the complementary bills being reviewed by committees this afternoon. The Republican legislation would limit future federal funding for Medicaid, which covers low-income people, about 1 in 5 Americans. It would run out of money in 2025 instead of 2028, as is now projected, said Senator Ron Wyden of OR, the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee.

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Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR)

State Street Corp owned approximately 2.78% of Avis Budget Group worth $89,761,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in vehicle. This report was first posted by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. Equity research analysts have given opinions on where they foresees the stock level.

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Netflix and Streaming Services Will Come to Switch 'in Time'

Fils-Aime says that the big difference between the Switch and other consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One is that the Switch is the only place you can get games like Zelda, Mario, and other Nintendo IP. Nintendo has a lot on its plate after shipping the Nintendo Switch game console last week. The reason why support for Netflix and the others was not a feature included on the console is because Nintendo just simply didn't see it as something of utmost importance that would further set it ...

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Radio bursts from space, fuel for alien civilizations?

Scientists are fairly certain that fast radio bursts are coming from a distant galaxy, travelling billions of light years to reach our telescopes. Similarly, earlier this six more of such FBRs were detected being emitted from the same location and researchers managed to track down the pinpoint location to a dwarf galaxy roughly 3 billion light-years away from Earth.

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Planned Parenthood Says No to Trump's Offer

Ninety-four percent of its pregnancy services are abortion. "I'd like us all to come to where we agree", he said. The uninsured rate of women aged 15-44 dropped by a third between 2013 and 2015, in large part due to this expansion. Ryan also said that these changes are part of a "conservative wish list", which feels like a particularly brutal statement considering the proposed legislation would harm predominantly low-income Americans.

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Impact of Brokerage Rating on International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Analysts had expected International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) to post net income of about $4.88 per share on $21,640.90M in revenue. Bank of America Corporation set a $185.00 price objective on International Business Machines Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, November 21st.

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Google's AI can now recognize what's in your videos

Li has helped create one of the largest databases for image training for AI, ImageNet. The new cloud product ultimately sits at the intersection between Google's established search business and its pivot toward a video-first focus in other areas, and should be a welcome addition for marketers, publishers and developers as well.

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Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Spotted On Geekbench with Android 7.0

For extended battery life, Android Nougat will come with "Doze on the go" which will get activated even if your Nougat running device is in your pocket. Bear in mind that many carriers tend to drag their feet when it comes to testing and approving updates, so if you bought your device from a mobile operator, there's a good chance that you'll face a much longer wait.

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SAP deal will give Google more enterprise credibility: Gartner

Not only will SAP's products now run on the Google Cloud Platform, but the company will also take advantage of the Google Cloud Launcher Marketplace for enterprise products and services, i.e.it will start retailing its applications on Google's platform.

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Police operation underway at Dusseldorf train station

The attack happened around 8.50 pm. Authorities in Dusseldorf , Germany responded to a report of an " axe attack" at the city's train station March 9. Police said the axe has been recovered and officers have closed the station for investigation and were searching the station and its environs. "I helped her wound and called her father", she said.

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Travelling to Mars may increase leukaemia risk in humans

In turn, by being able to simulate these scenarios in a laboratory setting, the researchers have been able to reportedly assess their direct effects on mice with the help from human hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) obtained from healthy donors.


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