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6 children unconscious from apparent carbon-monoxide poisoning at Michigan hotel pool

Fire Department Capt. Don Wise said that it was not known how long the children had been passed out for. According to reports by WNDU-TV and WSBT-TV, an employee at Quality Inn & Suites discovered the children on the pool deck and called 911.

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World's Oldest Woman Astronaut Keeps Spacewalking Past Records

During today's spacewalk , Whitson planned to hook up heater cables and remove a thermal cover from PMA-3 while Kimbrough installed an upgraded computer relay box in the station's power truss. The shielding protects against micrometeorite debris. Together they managed to install the second NASA docking port in just a matter of one week.

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Google Gnome makes smart lawns accessible to everyone

After countless cute photos and memes of puppies and kittens, it's only fair we let them browse through it, too. Happy April Fool's Day everyone! But Google's pet-centered apps and updates weren't the tech companies only April Fool's Day pranks.

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Even Evil Exxon Wants Trump to Stick With Paris Climate Accord

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an order to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question USA support for the worldwide deal to fight global warming.

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Female astronaut spacewalks into history

Whitson and Kimbrough were working on a docking port that will eventually be used by space taxis being developed by Boeing Co and privately owned Space Exploration Technologies. They said the docking port has all the capabilities needed for protection. On Thursday, astronauts 249 miles above Earth lost a crucial shield from the International Space Station during a spacewalk .

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Former NY mayor says U.S. will keep climate commitments despite Trump

Environmental activists, including former Vice President Al Gore, denounced the plan. President Trump said to coal miners, according to The New York Times . Trump's executive order can not call on the EPA to cease and desist from its Clean Power Plan until it somehow determines that carbon dioxide, after all , does not cause endangerment, or that the science is simply not there to show that it does.

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No joke: New England to get snow dump on April Fools' Day

The National Weather Service upgraded winter storm watches to winter storm warnings across the southern part of the state on Friday morning. Light snow was falling by midmorning Friday in parts of the region. In New Hampshire, the director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management said the state Emergency Operations Center was monitoring the storm and provide assistance.

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USA astronaut breaks female record for most spacewalks

EVA-41, the second NASA spacewalk in one week. It was her eighth spacewalk - the most of any female astronaut . It was a disappointing turn of events in a record-setting spacewalk for Whitson, the world's oldest and most experienced spacewoman.

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Hospitalized judge, 91, in fair condition

The judge, who has been taking medicine for memory loss, was last seen attempting to enter the pharmacy at Bill's ShopRite on the Daleville Highway at 11:05 p.m. He's best known for sending two corrupt judges to prison in a notorious juvenile justice scandal known as "kids for cash". Kosik spent more than 30 years on the federal bench.

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Ex-adviser offers to testify on ties between Russia, Trump campaign

Testifying before Congress can complicate a criminal investigation if a witness is granted immunity, given restrictions on the Justice Department's ability to use those statements in any subsequent prosecution. "The question for you, Mr. President, is why you waited so long to act after you learned Flynn (through your VP) had misled the country?" Flynn stepped down from his brief White House post as national security adviser last month after it was revealed that he discussed US sanctions ...

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How Apple (AAPL) Stock Can Reach $200 Per Share

Instinet reissued a buy rating and set a $135.00 target price on shares of Apple in a report on Monday, December 5th. Also, insider Luca Maestri sold 4,010 shares of Apple stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 6th. In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 1.77 on Apple Inc. The stock was sold at an average price of $117.88, for a total transaction of $472,698.80.

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Putin aide says US-Russia relations at a low

The work occurred as Flynn was serving as a top adviser to Trump's presidential campaign. Nance was referring to a Wall Street Journal report that claimed Flynn spoke with Turkish government officials about how to get Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish cleric exile living in Pennsylvania, out of the US without following the extradition process.

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Donald Trump accidentally left an executive order signing ceremony without signing anything

While Ross said the actions weren't meant as a warning to China, Trump alluded to the visit in his remarks . Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the order would result in analysts going "country by country, and product by product", reporting back to Trump within 90 days.

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13-year-old Nebraska boy picks ideal Final Four

Morrison continued on writing that this year's team is different and he will be traveling to Phoenix to watch them play. Jackson hit 38 percent of his shots from beyond the arc this season and has improved that to 40.7 percent in the tournament, launching nearly seven three-point shots per game for North Carolina.

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How to stream the WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony for free

It's clear that Show wanted to end his WrestleMania career on a high note, and it just doesn't seem right that he'll be ending it with another appearance in the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal on the WrestleMania 33 kickoff show. An emotional WWE Hall of Fame ceremony took place last night in Orlando , Florida where stars including Kurt Angle and Diamond Dallas Page became inductees.

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Former FBI agent says 'follow the dead bodies' on Russia probe

Rubio was considered a favorite to win the GOP nomination a year ago, but he dropped from the race in March after failing to win even his home state. The top senators on the intelligence committee together tried to reassure the American people that their probe into Russian meddling in the US election will be professional and not partisan.

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NASA's Peggy Whitson Just Set a New Spacewalk Record

Eventually, he said , the lost fabric shield will degrade, then burn up upon reentry into Earth's atmosphere. She set the record while floating out of the International Space Station to set up a new parking spot for commercial crew capsules .

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NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Set 2 New Records In A Day

Along with Whitson's record, another positive came in the form of a "get-ahead" task, in which the astronauts took some photos that will help NASA to assess what further work might be needed to facilitate the docking of commercial spacecraft .

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Success for SpaceX's first 'flight-proven' launch

Once the re-used rocket has deployed the satellite into orbit it will return to SpaceX's droneship " Of Course I Still Love You ". The aerospace company has been working towards reusing rockets to help drive down the huge costs of space travel and transport.

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Stanford women's shooting falls short as Gamecocks quell Cardinal tournament run

Overall, the Cardinal defense performed well on the night while holding SC to 36 percent from the field largely behind a defensive focus on Wilson and junior guard Kaela Davis who has led the Gamecocks' backcourt. She got bumped and started to lose her balance, but the lefty tossed up a shot as she fell to the ground and was fouled. "I think older guys understand how fleeting it is and how sudden the season is over with and perhaps they focus a little bit more on that part of it", said ...

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Russia's Putin says climate change in Arctic good for economy

Peskov said that US-Russian relations were at their low, but Russia was ready for dialogue. Mr Putin said he would be glad to go to such a meeting but added that he would also be ready to meet Mr Trump in Germany at a July G20 summit that they both plan to attend.

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Top intel Democrat views material at White House

Nunes shared what he had learned with Trump and held a news conference but did not give the information to the rest of the committee, angering Democrats and some Republicans. "Was it appropriate? Who cleared her to do it?" Spicer responded. "Have you asked her?" "I think that you can have outrage and concern for both and I don't think we should have to pick as an American whether or not which freedom we want to have undermined", he said.

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Shark washes onto street in Australia during cyclone

Authorities have ordered nearly 20,000 people to evacuate to higher ground across parts of southern Queensland and the neighboring NSW, where thousands of schools also shut. The Logan River reached more than 15 metres at Beaudesert yesterday and was continuing to rise downstream. No deaths were reported so far from the storm, but there are still fears that fatalities may emerge after emergency workers logged more than 100 flood rescues during the night.

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[ March 30, 2017 ] Spacewalkers improvise after fabric shield floats away Mission Reports

Whitson's last spacewalk was on January 6 with Commander Shane Kimbrough when she hooked up new lithium-ion batteries and inspected the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer. Each shield weighs about 8.2 kilograms. She beat the current time record for total spacewalking time by a woman. The foray lasted seven hours in duration.

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Australia's best Galaxy S8 deal: Who has the best plan?

After months of rumour and speculation, Samsung's new smartphone has finally landed, with an all-new design , sumptuous screen and super-powered hardware. Following the release of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus last September, Apple saw strong sales. The Bixby Vision feature enables Galaxy S8 users to do so much more with a camera .

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Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Not Coming To US

A subsequent probe found manufacturing problems in batteries supplied by two different companies - Samsung SDI Co Ltd and Amperex Technology Ltd. Samsung didn't say how it would determine which phones would be recycled and which ones would be refurbished for future sale or rental.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: the weigh

With the latest flagship duo, Samsung bid farewell to its flat screen and welcomes a tall, narrow device with two curved sides. Along with the premium-specs typical on a Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus handset, the Microsoft Edition ones will come equipped Microsoft apps, which will be featured prominently on the home screen.

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Trump threatened Sanford with primary opponent if he voted against repeal

FILE - President Donald Trump and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington , March 21, 2017, to rally support for the Republican health care overhaul by taking his case directly to GOP lawmakers.

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GE CEO Immelt Takes Shot at Trump's Climate Change Efforts

Taking a stance against the anti-climate executive order issued by President Trump earlier this week, Apple, Google, Microsoft and Amazon have stated they will remain committed to using clean energy in their continued efforts to fight climate change.

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ISS debris shield floats away during spacewalk

The plan worked, and the cover was successfully installed, providing thermal, micrometeoroid and orbital debris protection for the port. Kimbrough and Whitson finished their EVA at 2:33 pm EDT, having successfully installed the remaining shields on the berthing mechanism port.

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Astronaut closes in on spacewalk record

Whitson is expected to beat the cumulative spacewalk time of Sunita Williams' 50 hours and 40 minutes, CBS News reported . The spacewalk itself hasn't exactly been a cakewalk. The objective of the spacewalk was to adjust a docking port, which will essentially be a parking spot for SpaceX and Boeing commercial crew capsules , the AP reports.

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Space Station Drama After Vital Micrometeorite Shielding Floats Away

The 57-year-old biochemistry researcher, former NASA Chief Astronaut, and first female Space Station Commander has been in orbit since November on her third space station stint. Before they could strap down the shields, one slipped away and drifted out of reach. The record adds to Whitson's distinction as the oldest and most experienced spacewoman in the world.

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Xi to meet with Trump in Florida

Trump added, "American companies must be prepared to look at other alternatives". The White House said Trump would host Xi next Thursday and Friday at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida. "I just think that President Trump is too smart to give up on that", he said, as quoted by Reuters. Xi would be the second world leader since Trump took office to visit Mar-a-Lago, which Trump has dubbed the "Winter White House".

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Trump, on Twitter Rampage, Threatens Republican Group

U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out on Thursday at Republican conservatives who helped torpedo healthcare legislation he backed, escalating a feud within his party that jeopardizes the new administration's legislative agenda. But time and again, the Freedom Caucus is Lucy - pulling the ball out from under us, letting us take the fall and smiling to themselves for making a splash.

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You can't buy Congress's web history - stop trying

The privacy activist, Adam McElhaney , has already raised nearly $150,000 via the GoFundMe page he established for the campaign . Tennessee-based net neutrality and privacy activist Adam McElhaney's GoFundMe has far surpassed its goal of $10,000, as more than 10,000 people have donated close to $165,000.


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