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Norwegian PM visits China as part of restoration of ties

Solberg will travel to the business hub of Shanghai and the eastern city of Hangzhou before returning to Beijing to meet President Xi Jinping on Monday. A Chinese court had previously convicted Xiaobo of seditious activities against the government and sentenced him to 11 years of imprisonment in December 2009.

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Hubble captures auroras on Uranus

Cassini surprised scientists with findings on Enceladus - which NASA now calls the brightest world in our solar system. The discoveries came from the Cassini spacecraft and the Hubble Space Telescope. Sending a lander to the moon has been the talk of the scientific community since Cassini first discovered that there were icy plume-like geysers on the planet, which signaled the possiblity of an ocean world beneath its crust.

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United CEO says removed passenger was 'disruptive and belligerent'

United Airlines was within their legal rights to call in Chicago police officers to forcibly remove the man from their plane, attorneys said. The US Department of Transportation (DOT) said it was reviewing whether United complied with overbook rules that require airlines to set guidelines on how passengers are denied boarding if they do not volunteer to give up their seats.

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Northwestern rower missing after falling in Lincolnwood canal

The coach and several other team members jumped into the water to try to find the missing team member, Cubbage said. Two were later taken to the hospital for observation after being exposed to the newly-melted waters, Lincolnwood deputy fire chief Ray White told ESPN .

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Physician dragged from overbooked United flight

According to DNAInfo , the officer who dragged the passenger off the plane has since been suspended pending a review of the incident. Other social media users questioned whether the man would have been removed as forcefully had he not been Asian.

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Tillerson: Syria strike a message to others, including N Korea

The New York Times reported last week that the Trump administration was looking to roll out its first measures against China on trade. "This coordinated initiative could force North Korea to make real demilitarization concessions, while providing a win for both China and the United States ", Markey wrote , adding that China has unsuccessfully urged the U.S.

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Tens of thousands march against Zuma in South Africa

Mr Zuma dodged further calls for him to step down by powerful bodies in the country, such as unions and the South African communist party. Zuma's ruling party, the African National Congress, has an absolute majority in parliament, but the opposition expects numerous ruling MPs to break the party discipline and vote conscientiously.

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Sassa CEO disputes minister Dlamini's claims made in her affidavit to ConCourt

This is contained in an affidavit filed by Sassa chief executive Thokozani Magwaza in the Constitutional Court yesterday. Magwaza responded with his own affidavit denying the Minister's statements. Magwaza says he's still battling to understand why Dlamini was adamant that CPS be used. He also said there was also no record of Dlamini engaging with Sassa to consider options other than CPS.

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Man dragged from United Airlines plane in overbooked flight row

United merged with Continental in 2010. China social media users were in an uproar Tuesday (April 11) over viral footage of a Chinese-American man dragged off an overbooked United Airlines flight, decrying perceived racism and calling for a boycott.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Now In Progress

The folks at SamsungVN have obtained alleged images of the refurbished Galaxy Note7 device that has a model number of SM-N935. Sprint is rolling out firmware version N920PVPU3DQC5 for the Galaxy Note 5 in the country. It comes with a 5.7-inch 2K Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The date seen on the phone's lock screen indicates that the pictures were taken Friday, April 7th, and the specs state that it's running a build of Android 7.0 from February 2017 - ...

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Wells Fargo Report Shows Bogus Accounts Go Back To At Least 2002

The report is a stunning rebuke for an executive who had received nothing but praise from the bank until recently. She was aware the community bank was firing roughly 1,000 people annually for improper sales. "A full and fair examination of the facts will produce a different conclusion", Enu Mainigi, of the law firm Williams & Connolly, said in a statement .

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Samsung Galaxy S8 brings more biometric security features than you can handle

Infinity Display: The first thing you'll notice about the S8 is that it has no buttons on the front screen. Samsung's newest security feature can easily be fooled. The Galaxy S8 series features a rear-facing 8-megapixel f/1.7 snapper with Dual Pixel technology, ensuring better autofocus performance even in a low-light situation.

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Trump quietly repeals internet privacy protection laws

The rules would have required broadband companies to acquire consent from customers before using or selling their personal data - like browsing history and limited financial information - for tailored advertisements. However, as promised , President Trump has now signed the resolution into law repealing FCC rules to protect consumers from privacy invasions by ISPs like Comcast , AT&T , Verizon, and Time Warner Cable.

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Global Engineered Parquet Flooring Market 2017 Industry Growth with CAGR in Forecast

The market drivers, limitations, and growth prospects of each segment are discussed in this report and, based on that, analysts have determined the future of the market for Gas Lasers in the global arena. To evaluate the demand trends exhibited by the market , the report studies consumer surveys, application surveys, and mystery shopping. Besides the historical data, the emerging sectors in the Global Embedded Processors market are mentioned in this report.

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Here's The Sexiest Samsung Galaxy S8 Case We've Seen Yet

Amazon, on the other hand, mentioned that the item will be released come April 20, in time for the arrival of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones. That being said, DisplayMate took a closer look on the upcoming Samsung phone. In addition, this is also a good news for users who are anticipating iPhone 8 as Apple called for its rival company for help. If you follow the tech industry closely, the one thing that pops up on your mind when you have to recall what's happened in the year 2016 is ...

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Samsung Dex station pricing and availability details announced, to cost $149

Beyond all its exciting new features, Samsung also addressed the elephant in the room - is the S8's battery safe? Along with the rumor of the relocated scanner button is a new dual-camera setup , with the cameras being stacked vertically on the back of the phone.

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Qualcomm hits back at Apple's lawsuit, accuses iPhone maker of false statements

In its own lawsuit against Qualcomm, Apple alleges that Qualcomm has been involved in price-fixing and that the chip designer has inflated the prices of essential components with its licensing model. "We didn't ask for this fight". Further, Apple has not suffered tangible injury, antitrust or otherwise, meaning the company is not eligible for damages, the countersuit says.

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Gov't reveals details of "typical Australian" following census

The full census data is expected to be released in June, and it's set to give a detailed glimpse into the lives of Australian Baby Boomers. Rebecca's characteristics have not change markedly over the past decade, although the she is a year older than in 2006.

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Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

While we've all got our own nightmare travel stories, several people who have seen the images say it's the worst they've seen. "In that situation it looked like his head hit the armrest of what looked like was my husband's seat and then he was drug out and his lip was busted and he looked unconscious when he was drug out".

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Griezmann strikes to share points in Madrid derby

However, Real took control of the game as the first half wore on and only two stunning stops prevented Zinedine Zidane's men from taking a half-time lead. "Their midfielders, their backs. they all know how to play". "That was a great match by Madrid ", Griezmann said about their first league showdown this season.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 phone series

One big feature that drives many a purchase is a phone's battery life, and we have some insider information on what we might expect from the iPhone 8. Also when you are using a Bixby-enabled app you can easily call the AI assistant and it will understand the current context and state of the application.

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Sergio García beats Justin Rose in Masters play-off

Garcia then birdied the 14th and eagled the 15th, where Rose responded with a birdie to head to the 16th tee tied for the lead. Justin Rose was bloodied but unbowed after losing to Sergio Garcia in a dramatic playoff at the U.S. "I don't have the thing I need to have ... in 13 years I've come to the conclusion that I need to play for second or third place". He birdied there from 8 feet, while Garcia's 5-footer to match didn't touch the hole, for a one-stroke lead.

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US regulators aim to keep the ban on in-flight phone calls

The FCC initially put the ban in place in 1991 over concerns that cell phone use could block the ground-based relay system. Pai, who former President Obama first appointed to the FCC in May 2012, needs the two other agency commissioners to sign off before the 2013 plan is officially squashed, according to Reuters.

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US, Mexico and Canada Launch Joint Bid to Host 2026 World Cup

Fox Sports characterized the 1994 games as playing "a pivotal part in accelerating the growth of the game in the U.S". When 2026 comes round, there will have been 32 years and seven World Cups since the 1994 one held in the US with Europe, Asia , Africa and South America having served as host.

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Statistics Canada: 19400 jobs gained last month

Job gains, which had exceeded 200,000 in January and February, were also held back by a slowdown in hiring at construction sites, factories and leisure and hospitality businesses, which had been boosted by unusually warm temperatures earlier in the year.

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United States military confirms N. Korea fired missile into Sea of Japan

North Korea has long claimed that the United States is preparing to conduct similar precision strikes against its territory or even launch an all-out invasion. Retired Admiral James Stavridis told NBC that 'decapitation is always a tempting strategy when you're faced with a highly unpredictable and highly unsafe leader'.

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Members of Congress: Trump needs their approval for military action in Syria

House members left Capitol Hill Thursday for a two-week recess. "You have to ask yourself: who takes over next?" "Unlike the previous administration, President Trump has now made it clear by his actions that the use of chemical weapons to brutally murder innocent people will not be allowed to continue without consequences", Calvert added.

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Gov. Bentley Plans to Resign

Bentley also gave his wife an iPad linked to his iCloud, apparently unaware that it would allow her to read all the incriminating texts he had sent to Mason. The ALGOP Steering Committee calls upon Governor Robert Bentley to immediately resign. The Alabama House Judiciary Committee suspended hearings that began on Monday into the alleged campaign finance and ethics violations.

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Man Utd win over Sunderland important - Mkhitaryan

Ibrahimovic, 35, opened the scoring against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light as he cut back onto his right foot and curled an effort past Jordan Pickford into the far corner. The Swede sealed his Man of the Match performance with an assist for Marcus Rashford's goal in the 89th minute. He could well have scored another in the second half, but was thwarted by Pickford in the Sunderland goal.

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Watch the Samsung Galaxy S8's face recognition get fooled by a photo

The Galaxy S8 Mini is rumored to ship with the Snapdragon 835 64-bit octa-core SoC, which is Qualcomm's flagship SoC, and it is fueling the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. The S8 features Bixby , Samsung's new artificial intelligent digital assistant, which responds to spoken commands, allowing users to control their phones with their voices alone.

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Showtime to air documentary on WikiLeaks founder Assange

Risk will be released this summer in theaters and on Showtime. Footage from the first trailer includes scenes from the 2016 Presidential Election, Assange altering his appearance, and Poitras coming home to find her apartment door open. He says he does not want to be sent to Sweden to be questioned in regard to rape allegations - which he denies -, believing he will be extradited to the USA and imprisoned for his work with Wikileaks.

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France's Le Pen hits nerve over WWII roundup of Jews

She added, "I think generally, and in very general terms indeed, if anyone is responsible, then it is those in power at the time, not France as such". The reason for the candidate's outrageous revisionism, she explained , was that "we have taught our children that they had every reason to criticize France , to see only the darkest historical aspects perhaps".

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US Navy strike group moving toward Korean Peninsula

Pacific Command said. WASHINGTON/April 10, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the US missile strikes against a Syrian air base in retaliation for a chemical weapon attack carries a message for any nation operating outside of worldwide norms.

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Alabama Gov. Resigns Amid Scandal and Attempted Coverup

Bentley is also accused of firing Alabama Law Enforcement Agency secretary Spencer Collier for refusing to cover up his affair - framing him with allegations of misappropriated funds that were later disproven. State Representative Jack Williams said in a telephone interview that the second-term Republican governor could step down as early as Monday, but that the discussions could also break down without an agreement.

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Election Commission defers Anantnag Lok Sabha bypoll to May 25

Earlier today the Chief Election Commissioner reviewed the situation in a meeting with CEO and the local administration through videoconference. The holding of the Srinagar Lok Sabha bypoll, which saw large-scale violence yesterday, led to a war of words between the Election Commission and the Home Ministry, which suggested its advice that atmosphere was not conducive for the polls was "ignored".


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