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Staley says she would go to White House if invited

Before Sunday's game, SC coach Dawn Staley said Mississippi State's enormous upset of UConn, a game that ended the Huskies' 111-game winning streak, had "breathed life" into women's college basketball. The Bulldogs got it to within 4 points in the fourth quarter, but then the Gamecocks went on a 12-2 run to seal the victory. The Bulldogs fouled USC 11 times and the Gamecocks made them pay, going 12-15 of the line in the half.

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Sean Spicer Says Trump Wants Flynn to Testify

This week, the White House latched onto a month-old television interview from an Obama administration official who said she encouraged congressional aides to gather as much information on Russian Federation as possible before the inauguration.

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Bridgegate Verdicts - Did Baroni and Kelly Get What They Deserved?

But Assistant US Attorney Lee Cortes said Baroni should have known better and alerted authorities to the plot instead of helping to cover it up. He called Baroni's behavior "out of the playbook of some dictator in a banana republic". A date for his sentencing has not been set. Wildstein is the mastermind behind the scheme who agreed to spend up to 27 months in prison under terms of a plea deal in exchange for testifying against Baroni and Kelly.

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Arkham VR is coming to HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift

With the Oculus Rift anniversary sale soon coming to an end, it's now time for the HTC Vive-which launched just a week after the Rift-to get in on the celebration. These include some of the most popular experiences such as TheBlu, Everest VR, Fantastic Contraption , Mars Odyssey and others. Using what HTC is simply calling VR Ad Service , Viveport developers will now be able to easily place a variety of video ads, banner ads, 360° video and cinema-scale ads into their virtual experiences.

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Android beats Windows to become the internet's most used operating system

Aodhan Cullen, the CEO of StatCounter, reckons this marks the end of Microsoft's decades-long winning streak. "It also represents a major breakthrough for Android which held just 2.4% of global internet usage share only five years ago". In the desktop PC and laptop market, Windows still dominates, with an 84 per cent share. StatCounter, which gets its data from 2.5 million websites, ranked iOS as the third most popular OS for getting online with 13.09%; only.75% of internet usage came from ...

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Moto X (2017) render and specs leaked again

The Moto X (2017) is expected to feature a dual camera system on the back with at least one of the cameras being a 13 megapixel unit. Going by the specifications and the leaks, it seems like Moto X will be more of a budget-oriented handset and will come with an uninspiring design, which might make it hard for the company to generate interest in the smartphone.

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Trump Says US Ready to Act Alone on North Korea

On his inaugural trip to Asia last month, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the US would consider military action against North Korea if provoked. Threats and sanctions, including China's recent cut-off of coal imports from North Korea, have failed to deter Pyongyang's drive to become a nuclear armed power.

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Idea Cellular Launches Postpaid Rs 300 Plan Offering 1GB per Day

After having subscribed to Prime (before March 31), in case, you had recharged for Rs 149, yop need to visit the Jio app and recharge for Rs 303. Although, the plan will be available only for Idea's postpaid customers and prepaid users will have to wait for the telco to announce something interesting.

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Reckitt Benckiser looks at food business sale

The FTSE 100-listed firm's confirmation follows a report in the Sunday Times saying the disposal is being considered to help fund its US$16.6bn takeover of USA baby food maker Mead Johnson (NYSE:MJN). Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc is a manufacturer and marketer of health, hygiene and home products. Bank of America Corp, Robey Warshaw LLP, Deutsche Bank AG and HSBC Holdings Plc advised Reckitt on the purchase of Mead Johnson .

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Apple May Offer Premium TV Bundle With HBO And More

This could possibly work for Apple and they may be able to convince the TV companies to sign up to a bundle deal as they already sell these three networks individually. Apple's efforts, however, would allow a consumer to subscribe to just those three premium channels. The tech industry news site reports that the company has talked to HBO, Showtime, and Starz - three premium United States networks - about selling their offerings in a combined package.

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Venezuela Top Court Reverses Ruling on National Assembly Powers

The top United Nations human rights official urged Maduro's government to uphold rights to peaceful assembly. "We denounce the conspiracy by the region's right-wing to attack Venezuela's democratic system", Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez said on Twitter .

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Family: Utah man killed, wife injured in London attack

Sara Payne-Mcfarland wrote on Facebook: "SO, SO SORRY to inform everyone - Kurt has passed away from the injuries he received during the attack in London". The couple had planned to return to the United States Thursday. "We express our gratitude to the emergency and medical personnel who have cared for them and ask for your prayers on behalf of Melissa and our family", the family's statement said.

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US is prepared to act alone against North Korea

Well if China is not going to solve North Korea, we will. The North Korean threat is expected to take center stage at the April 6-7 talks. In many ways, Trump has sought to distance himself from his predecessors. The North Korean government claimed to have tested a nuclear warhead in September, with South Korea's weather service estimating the explosion to have about 10 kilotons of power, or about two-thirds the power of the bomb the United States dropped on Hiroshima in World War II.

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Trump presses China on North Korea ahead of Xi talks

However, Trump told the FT he does not "want to talk about tariffs yet, perhaps the next time we meet". He added: "If you would have asked me that the day after the election". To date, U.S. policy has focused on multilateral efforts - six-country talks and United Nations sanctions - plus waiting out the Kim regime in a policy known as strategic patience.

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Download All New Stock Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Wallpapers

But S8 Mini will be a mid-range smartphone. In the meantime, however, the global Galaxy S8 powered by Samsung's Exynos 8895 processor crushes Apple's iPhones in multi-core performance . At the same time, since facial recognition is a matter of software rather than hardware, Samsung could also enhance its proficiency through over-the-air updates.

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WH financial disclosures: Trump aides worth hundreds of millions

Earlier this month, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee ranking member Elijah Cummings also released documents showing Flynn made almost $68,000 in fees and expenses from Russian-related organizations, including more than $45,000 from RT tied to a December 2015 trip to Moscow where he sat near Russian President Vladimir Putin during the network's 10th anniversary party.

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Sony Xperia XZs India launch today: Here's all you need to know

Internal storage: The Xperia XZs comes with 64GB of internal memory which is expandable by up to 256GB via a dedicated micro-SD card slot. With Xperia XZz, the resolution of the rear camera is now down to 19MP compared to 23MP of the original Xperia XZ.

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Trump to name and shame trade 'cheats'

Friday's orders, which have yet to be released, come ahead of Xi's visit to Trump private club in Palm Beach, Fl. next Thursday. Still, Ross noted that China is the number one source of the US trade deficit. But foreign trade has also created savings by US consumers for helping to reduce prices for clothing, cars and furniture, among other items. Briefing reporters on the executive orders, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the actions are created to show the world Trump is taking another ...

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Flynn failed to disclose income from Russian entities: White House

The White House acknowledged in March that President Trump's transition team was aware before Flynn was tapped to serve as national security adviser that he had engaged in work that would likely require him to register his consulting firm as a foreign agent.

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Third Democratic senator says he'll support Gorsuch

Those at the rally say they're disappointed in Senator Collins's announced support of Gorsuch . McConnell said the process was going forward "on a bipartisan basis" so far and would continue to include input from Democrats and Trump's administration.

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UN climate change agency reacts cautiously to Trump plan

It includes a review of former President Barack Obama's signature plan to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants and lifts a 14-month-old moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands. Another former Obama official argued the new president's actions are awful, acquainting the Trump administration to a nightmare that keeps getting worse.

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Prevent child sexual abuse during Child Abuse Prevention Month

Thousands of pinwheels will spin in courthouses, schools, libraries and city hall "gardens" in more than 28 MI counties throughout the month of April to call attention to the importance of child abuse and neglect prevention. The event featured guest speakers Bianca Johnston, a survivor of childhood neglect, and DeKalb Detective Kevin McNeil, who survived childhood sexual abuse.

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Tusk and Muscat lay out draft guidelines for Brexit talks

Tusk said he had hurried to present the guidelines swiftly because the negotiations would be conducted under a tight timetable: "The Treaty gives us only two years", he said, indicating that there was not much appetite to extend the period.

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Apple to no longer use Imagination Technology's IP

Apple is Imagination Technologies' fourth-largest shareholder, with an 8.1 percent stake as of February 28, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Imagination isn't going to take Apple's decision lying down, though, and has warned that the firm risks infringing its intellectual property rights by developing its own graphics chips.

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Ryu wins ANA in playoff after Thompson hit with penalty

The freaky infraction, brought to the attention of LPGA officials in an email by a television viewer, happened on the 17th hole Saturday when Thompson replaced her ball an inch away from its original position on a 1-foot putt. "I didn't expect it", she said. Lexi Thompson's shocking four-stroke penalty stemmed from this improper ball placement during Saturday's third round.

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Astronaut Peggy Whitson sets spacewalk record

But her accomplishments don't stop there. It was the eighth spacewalk of her career, the most ever performed by a woman. It's 57-year-old Whitson's third mission to the space station. It's not clear how the 8-kg (18-pound) shield broke free and made a run for it, but the astronauts were able to rectify the situation by fitting a temporary cover over the gap in the docking port - a plan devised by quick-thinking members of the Mission Control team.

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SafeQuest asks public to join Sexual Assault Awareness Month events

Trump's committment to the issue of sexual assault drew predictable hatred from the left and Never Trumpers. He routinely reduces women's worth to their looks , implying that women who have publicly accused him of assault are too unattractive for their stories to be true.

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Project Scorpio News Rumored For This Week

The AAA guys, and plenty of others, will be more aggressive, and try to stand out from the pack on tech more. With the Project Scorpio Xbox Developer Kit being available to developers, they will be submitting their games for Project Scorpio certification in June, when the June update is available.

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U.S. will act unilaterally on North Korea

The President said he plans to use trade as the incentive for China to work with the U.S. However, Trump said he would "totally" take action against North Korea without China's assistance. While most details remained under wraps, senior US officials told Reuters recently that options under consideration included tougher sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system, which could entail "secondary sanctions" against Chinese banks and firms that do the most ...

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Idea, Airtel, Vodafone launch new plans to take on Reliance Jio

Idea postpaid customers on base rental plans of Rs 349 to Rs 498 can avail the pack at a discounted rate of Rs 50 to avail 1GB data per day for a month. "The package has been created to catalyse data usage amongst existing customers and to attract more postpaid customers to the Idea network ", Idea Cellular Chief Marketing Officer Sashi Shankar said.

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United States 'understands' Israeli decision to build new settlement in occupied West Bank

President Trump had indicated he would be more sympathetic to settlements than predecessor Barack Obama and the global community, who consider them illegal. No unauthorized construction will be permitted, Netanyahu said. A White House official on Thursday said Israel's decision to approve a new West Bank settlement did not amount to defiance of the President's request for a pause in settlement activity, rather it was "already in the queue".

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Tesla Q1 2017 Vehicle Production and Deliveries

That topped the average forecast of 24,200 from three analysts and should bolster confidence in Tesla's target of delivering as many as 50,000 vehicles in this year's first half. China's Tencent Holdings Ltd has purchased a 5 percent stake in US automaker Tesla for $1.78 billion, the most recent investment by a Chinese internet business in the potentially lucrative market for self-driving vehicles and associated services.

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Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarter

Earlier this week, CEO Elon Musk clued in Tesla drivers to the new feature and posted some of the sketches that users have created. The company said of the total vehicles delivered, about 13,450 were Model S sedan and about 11,550 were Model X sports utility vehicle.

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London Terror Attack: PM Modi Calls Theresa May, Expresses Condolences

The chairman of the Islamic Association of Lincoln has expressed shock and sadness, urging Muslims to stand together with people of other and no faith in the aftermath of the terror attack in London on Wednesday. "There might be people out there who did have concerns about Masood but did not feel comfortable for whatever reason in passing those concerns to us", Rowley said, appealing for them to come forward.

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Should Apple Be Worried — Samsung's Next

The Samsung Galaxy S8 goes on pre-sale March 30. The hardware giant has still wowed audiences with other new features, including the bigger display and improved biometrics. In addition, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ offer next-level gaming experiences with vivid and superior graphic technology, as well as Game Pack, featuring top game titles, including select titles supported by the Vulkan API.


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