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Astronauts perform first of three scheduled spacewalks at International Space Station

Expedition 50 astronauts involved in the three spacewalks are Commander Shane Kimbrough, European Space Agency Flight Engineer Thomas Pesquet, and NASA Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson. Other tasks include inspecting a radiator valve suspected of a small ammonia leak and replacing cameras on the Japanese segment of the outpost, the United States space agency said.

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More than 25 Freedom Caucus members stand poised to kill 'Obamacare Lite'

The House is scheduled to vote on the plan Thursday. Ryan and Trump now have an aggressive agenda for Trump's first year in office. Henry Aaron, senior fellow in the economic studies program at the Brookings Institution, tells Provider that Republicans in the House are getting "hammered" by a lot of state governors concerned about language in the Ryan bill that would replace the current open-ended federal Medicaid funding scheme with a per-capita cap.

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Politics Certificate Scandal: Melaye Files N5billion Libel Suit Against Sahara Reporters

The Information Officer of the institution, Mr. Adam Mohammed, had told our correspondent on Tuesday that the management would take a decision on the matter and make its finding public on Wednesday. "That is why I am in court to right the wrongs and also to use this as a deterrent to outfits like Sahara Reporters that have commercialized their contents".

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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Episode 3 Launches March 28th

It's been a couple months since the debut of Telltale's new The Walking Dead: A New Frontier series, but Episode 3 "Above the Law" is nearly here. Purchasers of the physical retail season pass disc will also be able to download Episode 3 next week. The Walking Dead: A New Frontier got off to an incredibly strong start, showing that Telltale is still capable of putting together a strong and compelling story in the undead universe.

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Man stabbed in midtown, suspect turns himself in, NYPD says

Surveillance video obtained by detectives shows him walking closely behind several black men, nearly as if he was stalking them, investigators said. Police said he assaulted Timothy Kaufman, 66, a black man. He also told detectives he chose to come to New York City because it's the media capital of the world and he wanted to make a statement. Police are still investigating the stabbing and have not yet identified or apprehended a suspect, police said.

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Fact of 'Life:' This movie is awfully familiar

Per the rules set up by Alien nearly 40 years ago, the crew is a multicultural and multinational one. The highly educated, highly trained members of the crew, who even hint at having a protocol for what to do if the lifeform is hostile, seem to forget that at key moments, leading to a fairly one-sided cat-and-mouse game between the two.

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Reed Calls For Special Prosecutor To Probe Trump-Russia Ties

Democrats expressed outrage that Nunes would meet with Trump before talking to committee members and cited the incident as another reason to question the panel's independence. The names of US persons are usually redacted or "masked" in foreign intelligence reports. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi called for an "outside non-partisan commission" to handle the investigation into Russian Federation meddling in the USA election previous year.

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Share Price of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Increases 1.28%

Shelton Capital Management's holdings in Gilead Sciences were worth $9,880,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The companys revenue was down -13.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $3.32 EPS.

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Apple reportedly target of shakedown over iCloud accounts

Hacker groups have continued to use the breached details for nefarious aims, either by presenting the logins as freshly stolen data, or directly testing passwords to gain access to other services. The group claims to be using 1 million high-quality proxy servers to verify how numerous credentials give them access to unprotected iCloud accounts.

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Amazon Prime Exclusive now offers Alcatel A30, Moto G5 Plus

To compare, the 2GB/32GB Moto G5 Plus normally sells for $229.99 ($45 off) and the 4GB/64GB model is $299.99 ($60 off). Like a year ago, all versions of the G5 Plus sold on Amazon are fully compatible with the four major carriers - AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint.

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Apple's New Patent Turns an iPhone Into a Laptop

According to the images shown in Apple's application to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, there are two diagrams that show fittings for either an iPad or an iPhone. However, looking at Apple's previously filed patents that might never see the light at the end of the tunnel, so we are inclined to believe that something like this might also take the same course.

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The New iPad vs. 9.7-inch iPad Pro and iPad Air 2

Apple has also increased the storage capacity on iPad mini on 21 March. Apple's attempt to introduce a computer-upgrade psychology back to the iPad came in the shape of the 12.9-inch display iPad Pro , a gargantuan fondleslab aimed at creative types, now priced from £729 (32GB, no SIM) to £1,029 (256GB, LTE SIM).

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Australia Bans, Then Un-Bans Outlast 2

The Australian Classification Board stated in its report last week that it had strong concerns about multiple scenes involving the game's main character, Blake, where sexual violence is implied. New Game Plus, an Australian gaming site, spotted the news along with the newly implemented R18+ classification over on the Australian government website .

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SC to hear Babri Masjid demolition case today

However, an official and a Hindu priest were given charge to look after the place. Senior advocate K K Venugupal, appearing for the BJP leaders, wanted the case listed after four weeks to enable them to file some documents, while the counsel for late Haji sought a week's time to submit a report on the status of the case in the two trial courts.

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Apple is considering iPhone laptop dock designs

Apple's patent application , which was originally filed in September, was published by the US Patent and Trademark Office. The patent said such a dock accessory could also include its own GPU, which could help boost the graphical abilities of an iOS device that is attached to it.

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DirecTV Now to Give New Subscribers Free Year of HBO

But, both these packages are the costliest ones that are mentioned on the company's website. You do not have much time to decide if you should make the DirecTV Now switch - AT&T says the deal will end on March 30, according to Deadline .

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Nike declines; sales slowdown scrutinized

Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating, twenty-two have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Revenue rose 5 percent to $8.43 billion in the quarter, versus the average estimate of $8.47 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Nike had a net margin of 11.60% and a return on equity of 31.70%.

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Rocket League's next update delivers a new way to play the game

One thing's for sure, Dropshot is the craziest of them all. More news about " Rocket League " should be made available in the near future. The new game mode is one of Rocket League's non-traditional update and is considered to be the craziest according to GameSpot .

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Most of Arkansas at risk for severe weather Friday, forecasters say

Cloud cover gradually thickens through the day Saturday , but it will be warmer with highs in the lower 70s. But the threat for widespread severe weather is very low. Stronger winds from the southeast between 10 and 20 miles per hour (with high gusts) are likely. Highs will reach the 60s this weekend. If you stay up late on Sunday's , you might see some rain; showers and storms return as early as Sunday night.

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'Mass Effect: Andromeda' APEX Missions: First Multiplayer Story Event Available Now

Asked about a patch to fix the issues plaguing Mass Effect Andromeda, Lead Designer Ian S. Frazier revealed that the team is looking at patching numerous issues plaguing the game and that they're planning to support the game strongly moving forward.

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Stifel Nicolaus downgraded General Mills, Inc

The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. Last year, it had about $152.29 million of revenue. The Moving Average SMA50 is -4% while SMA200 is -7.88%. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use.

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Capcom Unveils Certain Scrapped Features For Resident Evil 7

Check it out right here. Although the first-person perspective was a move away from the action-packed entries preceding it, Resident Evil VII was very much a way for the team at Capcom to return to the staight-up horror roots of the series.

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German Scientists Launch World's Largest Artificial Sun

But in a huge cinema there would be one lamp. With 149 high-powered lamps, the Synlight system produces light about 10,000 times the intensity of natural sunlight on the Earth's surface. In theory, that process could supply a constant and affordable source of liquid hydrogen fuel-something that clean energy researchers continue to lust after, because it creates no carbon emissions when burned.

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Apple patent turns iPhone into a full-blown laptop

Apple's patent application was filed back in Q3 2016. What's more interesting is that the device will "solely be controlled by the electronic host device", which in this case can may be alluding to an iPhone. In the document, a design of iPad dock has also been put forward by Apple, which you can see in the image below. iPad will become the screen with a regular multi-touch pad situated in the palm rest area below the keyboard.

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Scientists capture first-ever evidence of landslide on a comet

Images from five days later showed that the face of the Aswan cliff had collapsed, thus revealing the materials beneath which caused the landslides. The collapse of the dark organic material coating the cliff face revealed that pristine water ice lies beneath the comet's surface, the scientists say .

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WikiLeaks Details CIA Hacking Tools for Macs, iPhones

WikiLeaks has pledged to disclose all the Vault 7 vulnerabilities to the relevant companies for patching, but the group has been slow to fulfill that promise, reportedly requiring a series of conditions before the bugs can be disclosed.

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Samsung shows off new concept Gear S3 watches at Baselworld 2017

Baselworld is one of the biggest, if not the biggest watch events of the year and this year, Samsung have made their appearance and made their mark with their stunning variants. Among these colorful new watch faces are a pair of pocket watches, which have turned a lot of heads by virtue of the fact that they don't do the one thing people want from a smartwatch: attach to the user's wrist.

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Sperm problems? Smartphone device could screen for infertility

The researchers tested the device on 350 semen samples, and were able to assess sperm with 98 percent accuracy. His team's new approach aims to change that with a simple and low-priced at-home test option. The latest study of a new at-home test kit, published today in Science Translational Medicine , found that even untrained users were able to measure sperm count and concentration as well as motility (the percentage of actively moving sperm), detecting abnormal semen with 97 percent ...

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Most-Patched Android Phones In 2016: Google's Latest Security Report

Letting manufacturers do basically whatever they want with the platform helped Android reach many more people than it might have otherwise, but it also means that Google's security updates only matter to consumers if their particular manufacturer or carrier decides to distribute them.

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The Republican-Controlled Senate Votes To Strip Internet Privacy Rules

The vote to remove the Broadband Consumer Privacy Rules using the Congressional Review Act (CRA) passed on a 50-48 vote that fell primarily on party lines. Restrictions on ISP data sharing and use lauded by privacy advocates and bemoaned by ad industry trade groups just got even closer to kaput. "This is an important victory for all who benefit from the data-driven marketing economy, including tens of thousands of businesses and nonprofit organizations and hundreds of millions of ...

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Adele Pays Tribute to London Attack Victims

Dedicating her song Make You Feel My Love to London, she added: 'It's very unusual not being home, all I want to do today is be at home and be with my friends and family. In Brisbane, meanwhile, Adele's two concerts attracted a combined crowd of 120,000 - which is a record for music events in the city. Those numbers place Adele's Live 2017 near the top of Australia's biggest tours of the past decade and puts her in the conversation for the all-time blockbuster tours to visit this ...

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Tesla is killing off its cheapest auto

Now, the auto manufacturer is reportedly in the process of building production-level prototypes for its upcoming lower-priced vehicle, the Model 3. To paraphrase William Carlos Williams: So much depends on Tesla's (TSLA) Model 3...maybe even a red one.

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Solar-powered skin could achieve higher transplant sensitivity

Graphene's transparency allows around 98 percent of the light that strikes its surface to pass through it. And although now energy generated by the skin can not be stored, the team are already looking into ways to divert unused energy into batteries, allowing the energy to be used as and when it is required.

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Body of drowned medical doctor recovered

The General Manager of Lagos State Waterways Authority, LASWA, Bisola Kamson, confirmed on Wednesday that the tidal waves aided the body recovery. "His body has been taken to the mortuary where an autopsy will also be conducted to aid our investigation".

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2016 budget deficit: Reps approves Buhari's $500m loan request

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, who presided over the session, put the request to voice vote and it was granted. It would be recalled that the Presidency had in February sought the approval of the National Assembly to raise an additional $500 million eurobond from the worldwide capital market.


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