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NASA Finds More Signs Saturn's Icy Moon Can Support Life

Prof Hunter Waite , an investigator for Cassini's mass spectrometer, which detected the hydrogen, said: "The plume contains chemical signatures of water-rock interaction between the ocean and a rocky core". An illustration provided by Nasa on Thursday shows what scientists on the space agency's Cassini mission theorize how water interacts with rock at the bottom of the ocean of Saturn's icy moon Enceladus, producing hydrogen gas (H2).

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European intelligence intercepted Pres. Trump associates' communications with Russians

The report said the information was gathered from routine surveillance of Russian operatives, not the Trump campaign team. The U.S., along with the U.K., Australia, New Zealand, and Canada are all members of the " Five Eyes " intelligence alliance that calls for collaborative open sharing of information.

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74 dogs rescued from Wisconsin Rapids home

D'Iberville High junior Matthew Mosely said, "We used some of the skills that we've been learning this year to build some obstacles, agility obstacles for the dogs and I enjoyed doing it". The dog also had large areas of its fur rubbed off, exposing dark, burned skin. If you are interested in offering support, monetary donations are the immediate need as medical treatment will be required for numerous dogs.

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Harrison Ford visit, Fisher tribute launch Star Wars event

But the real focus of the panel was to appreciate the fans, reminisce about the films' productions, and pay tribute to Carrie Fisher, who died in December 2016. "She was one in a billion". She also passed along the three most important things she learned from her mother - chief among them, the "You're my only hope" message hologram Leia delivers to Obi-Wan Kenobi in A New Hope .

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LeBron James has Kendrick Lamar's new album and he really likes it

The Compton rapper already released the single "HUMBLE" which stirred up some controversies among some women. That, of course, followed Lamar's acclaimed 2015 LP, To Pimp a Butterfly. The album , without any promotion, debuted at No. 1 overall ( via Hip Hop DX ). One of 2017's most anticipated releases, Lamar's DAMN . includes contributions from Rihanna, James Blake Kaytranada , BadBadNotGood and U2.

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NASA releases new global maps of Earth at night

Subsequent investigations built a picture of the origin: liquid water under the surface of Enceladus, which led to the idea of an entire subsurface ocean. "This is like candy for microbes". Learning more about ocean worlds could help in the agency's quest for life beyond Earth. "The next step we're thinking about it searching for direct signs of life, Cassini was not created to do that", said Glein.

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Man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Further, Dao's lawyer claimed the doctor lost two teeth in the incident and will require reconstructive surgery to fix the damage done to his nose. He also has a broken nose, injured sinuses and lost his two front teeth. He said Dao didn't remember what exactly occurred when he was removed from the flight, including getting back on the plane, because of the concussion he suffered.

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NASA images show how Earth looks from space at night

But NASA's new global map of Earth at night, as observed in 2016, has been released this week just five years after such map was released in 2012 . Produced every decade or so, such maps have spawned hundreds of pop-culture uses and dozens of economic, social science and environmental research projects.

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NuStar to Buy West Texas Crude Logistics Assets for $1.5 B

On 1/27/2017 NuStar Energy L.P. announced a Quarterly dividend of $1.10 8% with an ex dividend date of 2/6/2017 which will be payable on 2/13/2017. Shares were 6.6% lower in recent morning trade. NuStar Energy L.P.is engaged in the transportation of petroleum products and anhydrous ammonia; the terminalling and storage of petroleum products, and the marketing of petroleum products.

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Trump reverses himself on NATO, China, Russia and more

DOLLAR FLIP-FLOP: On the dollar's exchange rate against those of major trading partners, Trump said: "I think our dollar is getting too strong, and partially that's my fault because people have confidence in me". US defense spending accounts for somewhat over 3 percent of its GDP. European stocks look set for a muted start, with financial spreadbetters expecting Britain's FTSE 100 and Germany's DAX to ease 0.1 percent, and France's CAC 40 was seen steady.

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Samsung Delays English-Speaking Bixby Personal Assistant On Galaxy S8

It has even not supported this decision with any logic or reason leaving people into an array of thoughts. However, in a statement to Axios , the company confirmed some of Bixby features would be there. This is why the delay in releasing Voice will probably reflect badly on Samsung . The phone will also ship with Reminders, a diary app. It said that this development would continue based on users' reviews.

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$19.8 billion airwaves auction may mean better cell service

U.S. Cellular said in a securities filing in February it had "submitted bids for a minimum amount of $327 million" in the auction. About 70 percent of USA residents now have smartphones, the agency said. A handful of stations may go dark. T-Mobile has made good on its promise to be the big victor in the 600Mhz low-band spectrum auction spending almost $8 billion to grab what the operator says is 45% of the total TV spectrum on offer.

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US ISPs Promise Not To Sell Browsing Histories Despite New Freedoms

In a major blow to consumer privacy, President Trump signed a resolution today reversing an Obama-era rule that restricted what internet providers could do with their customers' data. AT&T says in its privacy statement that it will not sell personal information "to anyone, for any goal". She did, however, acknowledge two initiatives using Web browsing data: one that makes marketing to customers more personalized; and another that gives advertisers aggregate insights.

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'Charging Bull' Is Mad At 'Fearless Girl' Statue For Violating Rights

Aside from potentially violating the trademark and copyright Di Modica owns on "Charging Bull " - State Street has shown the bull and "Fearless Girl" together on marketing materials - his lawyers say the new bronze also violates commercial laws.

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The great Easter Egg hunt

Registration for the event is set for 9:30 a.m. ¯ In Lowell, Lowell Masonic Lodge's 21st annual Easter egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Buell Park. On April 15 , the fourth annual Easter Off Hunt Wine Tour will take place in the Annapolis Valley. Children ages 2 through sixth grade can hunt for eggs - and the coveted golden egg - and enjoy candy, games, a bounce house and pizza.

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Pokémon Go celebrating Easter with an Eggstravaganza

Paired with a Lucky Egg, this seven-day bonus will let players earn experience at up to four times their usual rate (and be warned, Lucky Eggs will also be 50 percent off in the in-game shop for the week). Double XP points will be given for every action in the game, including hatching eggs and catching creatures. "Get out there, hatch some eggs, and share your stories with us using #PokemonGo on your favourite social media channels".

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NASA Releases New Images Of Earth At Night

And data suggests that there is a large liquid ocean with hydrothermal vents, locations where life thrives on Earth. Business Insider notes NASA typically holds mysterious events such as this one, "when it has significant announcements to make to the public".

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At NAB, Watch NASA Stream 4K Video … from Space

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced today it will produce the first-ever live 4K video stream from space during a Super Session at the 2017 NAB Show . NASA astronaut Jack Fischer is poised for a journey of exploration and research on the International Space Station . Glenn died on December 8. The Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft named for Sen.

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Amazon India gets RBI nod for mobile wallet

Paytm's parent Alibaba, pioneered the use of digital wallets to dominate the e-commerce market in China. However, Amazon has not commented on what the wallet is likely to look like and what all services it will be providing. To recall, the e-commerce giant previous year quietly rebranded its Gift Card balance as Amazon Pay touting it as the fastest way to pay. Currently, Amazon customers must go through two-factor authentication processes for each purchase that they make.

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Google to unveil major revamp to Google Earth on April 18

Everest. It seems like more than just a coincidence that Google will unveil the new version of Earth just four days before Earth Day, which is celebrated on April 22nd every year. As the California-based company a year ago launched the virtual-reality version of Google Earth with support for just HTC's Vive headset, the company might be looking to expand the support to Daydream VR headsets.

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) Reviewed By Analysts

The stock has earnings growth of -9.20% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 52.00% over the past five years. Analyst's mean target price for ON is $17.76 while analysts mean recommendation is 1.90. The return on assets ratio shows how well management is employing the company's total assets to make a profit. Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM ) in which Susquehanna Upgrades Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ...

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Ants found to rescue their injured for first time: USA journal

Ant behavior is very much influenced by chemicals, and these signals compel a nearby soldier to grab its distressed nestmate and bring it back home. The ants aren't doing this out of the goodness of their hearts, however. Photo by Frank et al . Multiple times a day, an ant scout will come across a foraging band of termites and rush back to its nest, recruiting as many as 500 ants to march to the termites and attack.

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Germany on Spicer: Nazi parallels lead to 'nothing good'

Spicer made the comparison as he tried to condemn Russia's alliance with Assad in the wake of the horrific chemical attack in Syria last week. "You had someone who was as despicable as Hitler who didn't even sink to using chemical weapons", Spicer told reporters in a failed attempt to highlight how brutal the Assad regime's most recent chemical attack on Syrians was .

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Tillerson: Relations Between US And Russia Are 'At A Low Point'

The agenda for the meeting wasn't announced. He doubled down on Russia's support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, repeating denials that Assad's government was to blame for the gas attack last week and adding a new theory that it may have been faked by Assad's enemies.

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Sprint Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge Receiving Nougat Update

The Galaxy Note 5 is moving to version N920AUCU4EQC6 while the S6 edge + is updating to version G928AUCU4EQC6. Naturally, the update includes all of the usual Android Nougat benefits underneath Samsung's customization, like a more refined multi-window mode.

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North Korea sarin threat: Japan warns of chemical weapon missile risk

North Korea's nuclear weapons programme featured prominently in talks between Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping last week. It also follows Japan's support for what its officials have described as Washington's "resolve to never tolerate the proliferation and use of chemical weapons" over a US missile strike in Syria last week in response to the alleged use of chemical weapons by the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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Trump discusses Syria strikes with British prime minister

Tillerson said he had not seen hard evidence that Russian Federation knew ahead of time about the chemical weapons attack but he planned to urge Moscow to rethink its support for Assad in the April 12 talks. Instead, the U.S.is hoping to use the visit - the first by a Trump Cabinet official to Russia - to convey expectations to Moscow and allow Russians time to respond.

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Tillerson: U.S.-Russia relations are 'at a low point'

Lavrov said Russian Federation thinks there is no need for a U.N. Security Council resolution on the attack until the U.N. chemical weapons watchdog has completed an objective probe. United States relations with the Kremlin have become politically toxic for the White House on the back of claims Putin conspired to get Trump elected.

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Samsung unveiled new Galaxy models with larger screens and Virtual assistant

More specifically, the person in the video uses a Galaxy S8 to trick another Galaxy S8 into recognizing the photo as the authorized user whose face it's supposed to scan to grant access. Following the release of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus last September, Apple saw strong sales. However, Apple overtook it in the final three months.

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Trading updates about Stock: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated's (HBAN)

The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $14.02. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $13.72 and its 200 day moving average price is $12.55. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.21 earnings per share. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN ) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold" was originally published by Markets Daily and is owned by of Markets Daily.

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'Serious failings' by Russian Federation in Beslan massacre - ECHR

About 30 mostly Chechen and Ingush Islamic militants seized the school and killed several adults before taking more than 1,100 people hostage, including almost 800 children. About half of those killed were children. A further 750 people were wounded when security forces, which the court said used "tank cannon, grenade launchers and flamethrowers", moved in to free more than 1,000 hostages at Beslan.

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Former Trump adviser claims Obama targeted him as a 'dissident'

The FBI investigated Trump campaign adviser Carter Page past year over worries he could have been working for Russian Federation, the Washington Post has reported . Some investigators, particularly House Republicans, are also keenly interested in leaks of classified information about ties between Trump's team and Moscow.

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It is smarter to wait before placing order for Samsung Galaxy S8

If you're a Microsoft fan, perhaps it is. The DeX Station is a small puck-shaped dock that plugs into an external monitor and essentially gives Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus users a desktop experience. Interestingly, this facial recognition can be dodged with a photograph. This doesn't mean that facial recognition is better or more secure than the iris scanner, it's just faster.

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US stance on Syria a 'mystery' Russian Deputy FM Ryabkov says

Meanwhile Putin, who had an infamously icy relationship with President Barack Obama, said in an interview that U.S. - Russian relations have actually gotten worse since Trump took office. "There is a low level of trust between our two countries". Putin suggested on Monday that forces within Syria were plotting more chemical attacks, including near Damascus, that they meant to pin on the Syrian regime.


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