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Elon Musk's new venture could make his cyborg dreams a reality

Though the venture is very new, Musk is already assuming an "active role" in backing the neuroscience startup. To keep the company on its feet, Musk is going to be financing Neuralink himself coupled with capital borrowed against equity from his other two companies, which is a decent strategy.

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#JusticeForCaitlyn: Dog Once-Muzzled With Electrical Tape Heals

Dodson's five-year sentence will be served concurrently with the 15-year sentence he received in federal court just the day before for gun charges. He will serve both sentences simultaneously. "I remember seeing the fear ... in her eyes", Roman said. Aldwin Roman, anti-cruelty and outreach director for the Charleston Animal Society, called Friday's sentence "as good as we could expect".

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Did Steve Smith call Murali Vijay af*****g cheat? watch video

He was later called back as third umpire Chris Gaffaney ruled the ball had scraped the turf and declared it "not out". Camera footage of the Australian dressing room subsequesntly showed Smith let off a profanity-filled invective, supposedly indicated at Vijay.

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Fox News criticized for 'news alert' about Trump's weekend

Last Monday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer defended the president's golf outings in a press conference: "You saw him utilize [ golf ] as an opportunity with Prime Minister Abe to help foster deeper relationships ... During Trump's campaign speech in Virginia last August he said he wouldn't have " time to go play golf ". And, as much as possible, we'll relate what else was going on at the time .

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Adele invites Maori performers on stage during New Zealand gig

After a successful jaunt in Australia, the 28-year-old wrapped up her tour down under in Auckland, New Zealand on 26 March. DO YOU WANT to see Adele go on tour again? Adele's Australasian tour began in Perth, with a sold-out crowd of 65,000 fans and was the fastest sell out and the highest-selling concert ever at the West Australian Football Commission.

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India 87 away from clinching seventh successive series victory

After two days of fluctuating fortunes at the end of a tight series which is level at 1-1, India moved ahead in the morning session when they fashioned a valuable 32-run lead before being dismissed for 332 on the stroke of lunch . The skipper raced to 17 in 14 balls before attempting to pull a ball outside off stump; the resultant bottom edge dislodged off stump. The Indian fast bowlers exploited the pace and bounce in the wicket to trouble the batsmen relentlessly.

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India set for win after Australia batting collapse in final Test

Openers Murali Vijay (6) and Lokesh Rahul (13) are present at the crease and they will resume India's response on Day 4. India require another 87 runs for victory after they were 19/0 after batting for six overs in the second innings. The batsman played for the spin but the ball held its line, inducing an outside edge off the bat. "We've talked a lot for many years, coming over to these conditions, and we've said the right things and we've got plans in place, but once we've got out in ...

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Show us attacker's final secret texts, Rudd orders WhatsApp

But we do want them to recognize that they have a responsibility to engage with government, to engage with law enforcement agencies when there is a terrorist situation. Rudd accepted that there was a parallel with the situation in the U.S., where Apple is resisting attempts by the Federal Bureau of Investigation to get it to rewrite its iPhone software to make it easier for the authorities to get into locked iPhones.

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SC to take call on BS III stocks today

Senior advocate Harish Salve, who is the amicus curiae in the case had informed the court earlier that automobile companies have actually increased the manufacturing of BS-III vehicles, despite the March 31 deadline drawing closer. These were either taking a drastic step to ban registration of BS-III vehicles or allow their registration but ban plying of such vehicles in major cities or ask the companies to pay costs for creating health hazards and reimburse the Centre which spent enormous ...

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Donald Trump takes 12th golf trip since becoming President nine weeks ago

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, speaking on Fox News Sunday , rebuked conservative Republicans, explaining that Trump had felt "disappointed" that a "number of people he thought were loyal to him that weren't". But he's played golf in at least 12 of those visits . On 21 of the 66 days he has been president, Trump has visited a property that has his name in the entrance, reports the Washington Post .

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United Kingdom government wants into WhatsApp messages after London attack

Germany and France in particular are likely to back the motion, having suffered several high-profile terror attacks. One month after the encryption roll-out, a Brazilian court shut down access to WhatsApp for three days after it refused to comply with an order to share user data with authorities on a drug trafficking case.

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Elon Musk is founding another company

The technology, according to Musk - who brought up the idea at Recode's Code Conference a year ago - is a "digital layer" located above the cortex, built into the brain. "As a member of the lab, he witnessed on a regular basis the inefficiencies of basic laboratory work that he felt were ripe for robotic optimization".

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Ravindra Jadeja Gives it Back Royally to Matthew Wade

Umpire Marais Erasmus gave it out and Maxwell opted for the review. In the second innings when Australia came to bat, Jadeja and Wade got into sledging after Glenn Maxwell's dismissal. But on Day 3 of the Dharamsala Test, the Aussies brought out another competitive side of Jadeja. Jadeja's start was scratchy but he hung in there and gradually got his eye in, fended off Cummins' bouncers and was more than aware to cash in on anything pitched up and came up with an elegant straight drive that ...

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SpaceX readies for first relaunch of 'flight-proven' Falcon 9

SpaceX Falcon-9 passed through static fire test before planned as one of the key phases of prepares before Thursday launch from LC-39A at Kennedy Space Center. The SES-10 satellite will broadcast television and video services throughout Latin America, according to Space X. SES was an early supporter of SpaceX, the rocket builder's first commercial customer and the first to sign up for a ride on a "flight proven" booster.

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Attorney for accused Rockville High School rapist says sex was consensual

The younger man and another Rockville High student (17-year-old Jose Montano) have been charged with first-degree rape in the attack on a 14-year-old girl at the school. The 18-year-old from Guatemala entered the USA illegally last summer, was briefly detained by immigration officials, and was then released. He was sent to live with his father in Maryland, despite Sanchez-Reyes' illegal status, while his own deportation case is litigated.

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Husband Of Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner, To Testify On Russia Tampering

White House spokesperson Hope Hick told the New York Times that the meeting, which lasted 30 minutes, "really wasn't much of a conversation", but that Gorkov communicated his interest in maintaining an open dialogue. Today, it was announced by the White House that Jared Kushner will appear in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, according to CNN . Another user alleged that Kushner "deleted all his Tweets", followed by a series of hashtags referencing the Russian ...

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Powerful 4K console teased following PS4 and Xbox One gaming pledge

Typically, the tech firm has held its showcase on the Monday of E3 week, so hopefully this change-up will give the company even more time to focus on its games. I call that a premium controller. Not much is known about the Xbox Scorpio other than it will be out later this year and serves as an upgrade to the existing Xbox One console.

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Cyclone Debbie: Thousands evacuated as storm bears down on Queensland

Vision courtesy Bureau of Meteorology . Experts said the biggest threat from cyclones , such as Debbie, was typically huge storm surges that could inundate low-lying coastal regions, rather than the winds. Whitsunday Mayor Andrew Wilcox said rain was falling sideways as locked-down residents in Bowen await Cyclone Debbie's full fury. "There won't be too much difference between those two systems", he said.

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Paul Manafort volunteers to testify in Russian Federation probe

Devin Nunes has confirmed that contrary to the customary procedure, the names of the actual targets were not mentioned in the report that the Intelligence agencies had submitted to its Committee. Nunes, who was a member of President Donald Trump's transition team, later apologized to Democrats, saying that the presidential briefing was a judgment call.

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President Trump Hits the Golf Course For the 13th Time

He visited the golf club on both Saturday and Sunday, according to The Washington Post . " POTUS spending weekend working at the White House", the news network tweeted Sunday evening. During Trump's campaign speech in Virginia last August he said he wouldn't have " time to go play golf". However, it's no secret that Trump might have also used the time to play golf.

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Northwest Sheriffs Say ICE Report Is An Invitation To Violate The Law

Washington County Sheriff Pat Garrett said this week that he won't honor the detainers, citing the 2014 ruling in the Clackamas County case. He said many are also now seeking, for the first time, a permit allowing for legal residence. Fact-check: Chester County didn't have custody of any probation violators at the time of the detainer request matching ICE's description of the inmate, according to county spokeswoman Rebecca Brain.

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This is how Aussies have been preparing for Cyclone Debbie

Bureau of Meteorology Queensland Regional Director, Bruce Gunn, said the low was located approximately 600km northeast of Cairns and Townsville , and likely reach cyclone strength "as early as Saturday". To ensure the structural integrity of the building and the safety of occupants there will be NO ability to enter OR leave the shelter while it is in "lock down"; and The Place of Refuge at the Ayr Showgrounds will be opened from 8am, Monday 27 March 2017.

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China, New Zealand free-trade boost

Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse and Customs Minister Nicky Wagner have today announced three new initiatives to make it easier for Chinese visitors to come to New Zealand. The steel imported from China accounts for a tiny share for New Zealand's total imports and China is in large trade deficit to the Oceanic country in some sectors, Li said.

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Panasonic launches AI-based Eluga Ray Max, Eluga Ray X in India

The handset features a 5.2-inch full-HD display powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor paired with 4GB of RAM. There is a 3,000 mAh battery which keeps the device running, and unlike the Eluga Ray Max , it comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology.

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Emaar Malls' bid for Souq.com to challenge Amazon

Dubai Malls, which is operated by Emaar Malls, represents 50% of the luxury goods spending in the emirates and is one of the largest shopping centers in the Middle East. Noon, which announced it would launch with over 20 million products, quietly missed its launch date of January and has yet to make a comment about its delayed launch.

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Nissan India Plans To Launch X-Trail Hybrid Version By 2017 End

With the new Terrano, Nissan hopes to up the ante in the SUV segment, where it competes against the likes of Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster, Ford EcoSport and Maruti Suzuki S-Cross. Sicard also revealed Nissan's plans to introduce 8 new cars by 2021, including a hot hatch and a premium SUV placed between Terrano and X-Trail in the Nissan portfolio.

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Lewis Hamilton on pole and sets new Melbourne record

But this category remains one defined by small margins, and ultimately it was minor details that meant Ferrari rather than Mercedes went home victorious from the first grand prix of 2017. "In general I'm not happy for the result". After the first start had to be aborted after confusion over some cars' grid positions, it was Hamilton who led away comfortably, with Vettel slotting in ahead of Bottas, as his own team-mate Kimi Raikkonen narrowly fended off Max Verstappen's Red Bull.

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Destiny 2 Confirmed By Bungie With Lone Image

In the past, "Destiny 2" had been rumored to have a potential PC release. Let us know your thought's about Bungie's upcoming game in the comments. Prior to what appears to be its downfall, The Last City was protected by The Traveler, the floating alien sphere that can be seen behind the giant number "2" in Destiny 2's logo.

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Below normal monsoon likely from June to September: Skymet

Greater clarity on this will emerge only after April, say forecasters of the India Meteorological Department (IMD). A weak El Nino, forecast to develop across Asia this year, would have only slight impact on crops such as wheat, palm oil, rice and oilseeds, Kyle Tapley, an agricultural meteorologist with US-based MDA Weather Services, said this month.

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California Air Regulators Vote to Keep Tough Fuel Standards

The California Air Resources Board today gave the green light to its Advanced Clean Cars (ACC) program , reaffirming that standards set through 2025 should stay on track and ordering development of stronger requirements for vehicles manufactured in subsequent model years.

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Dustin Johnson enhances status as Masters favorite

It was the same with Rory
McIlroy when he went on his hot streak in 2014, winning the Open Championship, WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the US PGA Championship in successive starts. And he joined Greg Norman and Vijay Singh, a couple members of the World Golf Hall of Fame, as the only players to win their first two events after becoming No.

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Flight Electronics Ban Due to iPad Bomb Plot

In a report published Sunday in the British daily The Guardian , an unnamed security source said that the decision by both the USA and United Kingdom to implement the ban was not brought about by any specific instance but rather due to a number of reasons, including the iPad plot.

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Erdogan: Turkey might hold referendum on European Union membership

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu had on Saturday informed Swiss counterpart Didier Burkhalter of his country's anger over the march. "They would make our work easier", Erdogan told a rally in the southern city of Antalya. Erdogan responded by saying that Europeans would not be able to walk safely on the streets if they kept up their current attitude towards Turkey, his latest salvo in the row over campaigning by Turkish politicians in Europe.

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Hamilton and Vettel relishing head-to-head battle

The team 's frantic efforts saw Ricciardo eventually start the race from the pit lane around two laps down, with the Australian taking to the Albert Park circuit for what would amount to a test session at worst, or a miracle championship point (or two) at best.

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Muslim women form human chain on Westminster Bridge, condemning terrorism

Meanwhile, police have released a 39-year-old woman arrested in east London on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts in connection with Wednesday's incident. WhatsApp said in response that it had been assisting the police investigation. All messages sent on WhatsApp have end-to-end encryption , meaning messages are unreadable if they are intercepted by anyone, including the authorities and WhatsApp itself.


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