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In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

He did not elaborate on what that progress should look like, saying it depends on the "unique circumstances" of each child. Two out of three judges on the 10th Circuit sided with the truck driver. "If anyone is suggesting that I like a result where an autistic child happens to lose , that's a heartbreaking accusation to me", Gorsuch said. "You learn in life to roll with the punches, but I'm concerned because the Supreme Court has the final say in this country's affairs, and he's shown a ...

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California, New York governors blast Trump power plant order

Chamber of Commerce PresidentThomas J. Donohue said . The order makes good on Trump's campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming, eliminating almost a dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production, especially oil, natural gas and coal.

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Syrian rebels take control of IS-held airport near Raqqa

An SDF spokeswoman said the dam should be fully captured within days after the forces took its northern entrance last week. Tabqa Dam is 25 miles upstream of Raqqa on the Euphrates River . The dam stretches 4.5km across the Euphrates river . The Islamic state captured the soldiers and executed them in the Raqqa desert . "This is to allow a team of engineers to enter the dam and carry out their work".

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United Airlines: Customers 'Welcome' To Wear Leggings, But Not Pass Riders

More on the story ... On Sunday morning, United stopped the two girls from traveling. Ticketed passengers are not subject to the same dress code and can wear leggings, Guerin told AP. Some men mocked United by threatening to wear leggings they next time they fly. The longstanding policy of the airlines requires those who enjoy the perks of airline employment, which include free travel passes for family and guests, to present themselves in a way that represents the airline ...

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Samsung to sell refurbished safety-recalled Note 7 phones

One of Samsung's factories in China that helped manufacture some of the combustable batteries also battled an inferno in February. "Regarding the Galaxy Note 7 devices as refurbished phones or rental phones, applicability is dependent upon consultations with regulatory authorities and carriers as well as due consideration of local demand", Samsung said in a statement .

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China's Tencent takes 5 pct stake in electric-car maker Tesla

Shenzhen-based Tencent paid about $1.8 billion for 8.17 million shares through Tesla's recent stock offering and via open-market purchases, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday. The Tesla Roadster was the first vehicle that the popular electric auto company ever built and it broke a lot of conventions. At more than $300 billion, Tencent's market capitalization recently surpassed the value of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.

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New £1 coin - "the most secure in the world" - comes into circulation

Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Baroness Neville-Rolfe, said: "This is a giant step forward to help stamp out counterfeit coins and save businesses and the taxpayer millions of pounds every year". A lot of talks have been taking place with operators of vehicle parks, gyms, vending machines and others who use £1 coins, to help them adjust to the new coins.

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Chris Rock Brought Out Dave Chappelle In New Orleans

He reportedly prompted a standing ovation. Chris Rock's Total Blackout tour continues on Sunday with another show in New Orleans, Louisiana. "Stranger things have happened in New Orleans", he said. Tyra Banks and Rosario Dawson, who dates Andre, were also attendees of the event. The night's starpower, however, was not limited to just Chappelle and Rock.

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White House under lock down after package found

The White House is on lockdown after a "suspicious package" was discovered with the Secret Service investigating. A Secret Service agent told One America News that a man approached a crowd of people, claiming to have an explosive. The US Secret Service in a tweet said it was investigating the incident. The agency later tweeted that they had taken a suspect into custody. Members of the media and the public were moved a safe distance away from the package, the Secret Service said.

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New Facebook Tools Make It Easier to Contact Politicians

But Facebook is trying to turn things around with Town Hall , a new feature that will allow the social network's users to locate, follow, and contact local state and federal government representatives. It's worth noting that Facebook says that information will not be displayed or shared. The social networking giant's new USA service informs users who their local elected representatives are and how to contact them.

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'Facebook Removed Blasphemous Content on Pakistan's Request'

Federal Secretary of Interior apprised Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday about implementation of the court orders during hearing of the blasphemous content case, ARY News reported. Chairman of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority Ismael Shah said a team of 25 professionals were active against such content and 40 such pages had been blocked so far.

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More details emerge about upcoming HTC U handset, codenamed 'Ocean'

Blass notes that the same camera setup used on the HTC U Ultra will be retained on the upcoming flagship, however, at least one Sony sensor will be replaced with a newer and probably better version. According to the tipster, the HTC U will be here as early as mid-April. Specifically, HTC U is said to be utilizing a 12-megapixel IMX362 around back and 16-megapixel IMX351 up front.

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Dick Cheney: Russian Election Meddling Could Be 'Act of War'

According to former Vice President Dick Cheney, some could interpret Russia's alleged interference in the US presidential election as an "act of war". "I think he has designs on the Baltics ..." Cheney warned that the Russian autocrat has operated "in ways that none of his predecessors have done for the last 40 years" and said that his actions in the US were profoundly concerning.

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Samsung Pay launched in India: Here's how it works

To operate it, users have to link their bank account and card with the Samsung Pay app. Samsung has also revealed that it has integrated the government's Unified Payments Interface into the app, which could help to further bolster its strength in the market.

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Watch The First Ever Monster Truck Front Flip

Driving a badman "Mad Scientist" truck, O'Donnell's experiment went just about as planned, sending the Las Vegas fans in attendance to roars as his back wheel found the dirt. The truck over-rotated during the landing, but it still leaves the whole front-flip achievement open for debate. YouTube user MonsterJamFilms posted another view of the flip , which also shows the full run leading up to it and the crazed crowd reaction.

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President of embattled Uber leaves after 6 months on job

Jones was named Uber's president at the end of August. The departure of Mr Jones comes days after Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick said the company will hire a chief operating officer who can help write its "next chapter". In February, former Uber employee Susan Fowler Rigetti published a blog post describing a workplace where sexual harassment was common and went unpunished.

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Google details Android O developer preview

Google released a developer preview for its new operating system Android O well ahead of its release. As more cars adopt Android integration, Google also extended APIs to enable third-party calling apps to integrate with the system UI and other audio apps.

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'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Facial Animations Critiqued By 'Uncharted 4' Animator

Being a biotic who was welcomed by the Asari, Cora cares deeply for the humanoid species so players should keep that in mind when making choices regarding them and she is deeply invested in finding the missing Asari ark so that is a good place to start.

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Samsung Pay contactless payment solution launched in India; here's how it works

While the country is still working towards a cashless society, Samsung has launched its cashless plus cardless solution where Samsung users in India will be able to make payments through credit cards, mobile wallet and unified payments interface (UPI) by a single wave of their phone using the Samsung Pay app.

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Analysts Update Their Price Target On First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO)

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT), maintained return on investment for the last twelve months at 4.87, higher than what Reuters data shows regarding industry's average. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.69, for a total transaction of $47,535.00. According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 1 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 3 brokers "outperform", 8 brokers "hold", 1 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell".

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American Homes 4 Rent® Announces Public Offering of Common Shares

Considering the performance, American Homes 4 Rent ( AMH)'s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 0.02 per share, and a low EPS of -0.02 per share in the current quarter. Brokerage houses, on average, are recommending investors to sell M&T Bank Corporation (MTB)'s shares projecting a $157.14 target price. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for American Homes 4 Rent (AMH ) is at 60.54.

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Lights go out around the world for 10th anniversary of Earth Hour

On Saturday at 8.30 p.m. local time , skylines around the globe will go dark as millions across the world unite to celebrate WWF's "Earth Hour" as part of climate action. On Saturday 25th March at 8.30pm Moor Hall's lights will be dimmed everywhere, all external lights will be switched off and the restaurant and bars will be lit by candles for the hour.

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Snowbirds beware: Severe storms make for a bad week to drive north

It will notify you of any severe watches and warnings in your area. The worst of it is possible throughout a wide swath of central Oklahoma and the northern tip of Texas, with less of a severe risk in northeastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas.

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Rescue crews help lower dangling man to safety after scaffold co

The worker was identified by police as Marcus Perdomo, 63, of Hollywood. Almost an hour later, with two rescue workers attached, the man was lowered to safety nine floors down. The man was placed on a stretcher and taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center. Authorities said he wasn't hurt, but was treated for dehydration.

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US Wins World Baseball Classic

Major League Baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred, claimed that the current WBC has been helped the popularity of the sport in the U.S. No more politics, just one game to win, and so Manager Jim Leyland allowed himself a smile as he opened a pregame news conference.

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IPhone 7 Red, iPhone SE 32GB and cheaper iPad 9.7

Apple just unveiled it's "9.7-inch iPad" and the Red special edition of the " iPhone 7 " and "iPhone 7 Plus". Apple has announced a new app called Clips , a video-making app that can edit videos on your iPhones and iPads. In another update to the iPhone lineup, Apple also doubled the storage options for its lower-cost iPhone SE from 16 GB and 64 GB to 32 GB to 128 GB.

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Android O Developers Preview Features New Notifications Settings, Theme Changes

On Monday, Google began rolling out Android 7.1.2 Nougat beta 2 to all developers, which is available for Google Pixel and Nexus smartphone devices. Password managers will be able to work with this autofill setting to surface usernames and passwords that you can enter into apps without switching to the password manager.

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Powerful winds, large hail take aim at Southern Plains

The tornado risk is lower, but not zero. Gary Mask, a member of Victory Lighthouse Pentecostal, picks up debris around the church after Friday night's storm in Jonesboro, Ark., Saturday, March 25, 2017. There will be enough forcing to continue to support the approaching line of showers and storms moving in from the west. This won't be the only day to be on the lookout for severe weather.

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Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new parking spot

Until the new crew capsules are ready, United States astronauts will keep taking Russian rockets to orbit. USA space agency NASA said that one of the International SpaceStation's cooling systems failed Wednesday but it posed no danger to the crew on board.

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Google streamlines Hangouts with bigger focus on chat over SMS

The most visible change may just be aesthetics, as chat will still be built into Gmail and contacts will move over. Aside from the various messaging apps from Android phone makers, it also has its own problems, with numerous overlapping apps that all have similar functions: Allo, Android Messages , Hangouts, Duo, Google Voice, and Google Talk.

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LG files patent infringement lawsuit against United States based smartphone maker BLU

The Korean firm said it has sent warnings to BLU four times since previous year, however, the U.S. firm responded to none of them. LG is known for its patents. LG's complaint and exhibits as filed with the DE district court are now under seal, while any documentation outlining the ITC filing is apparently yet to be published.

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IKEA to introduce smart lighting in Australia in 2018

At the system's heart is the white Trådfri LED bulb, controlled by a remote control that attaches magnetically to your wall. Change the colour in three steps from cold to warm white. Ikea says you won't need to make any wiring changes in the home: the new bulbs go into your existing sockets and lamps. " We also know that being able to dim and adjust lighting is one of the things that people look for and appreciate at home, and being able to do this remotely or via the app with Smart ...

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Freezing rain warning issued for parts of Simcoe County

The freezing rain will likely change to normal rain after midnight, with normal showers in the Monday forecast and a high of 5 C. The mixed precipitation is expected to depart to the east on Friday morning. Periods of freezing rain are expected to develop Sunday morning and persist for much of the day Sunday. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery.

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Waters On Mars: Scientists Linked Impact Crater To Ancient Martian Tsunamis

When the asteroid hit the Martian surface three billion years ago, it created the 75-mile (120-km) wide crater deep within the ocean and triggered 492-foot (150-meter) high waves. The new research also explains the rather odd topographical features known as thumbprint terrain, which have been found on the seaward extremes of some of the tsunami deposits.

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Reuters Confirms that Samsung Intends to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

However, there will be no consultations in the United States since Samsung does not plan to sell refurbished Note 7s in this market. Samsung says it will consider all returned devices for refurbishment and resale, or for use as rental devices.


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