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Trump says "someone should look into who paid for" tax return rallies

Saturday's protests were among the biggest anti-Trump demonstrations since January's Women's March and totaled tens of thousands of people in around 100 cities. Thousands of protesters gathered across the USA on Saturday for the Tax March calling Trump release his taxes. "Now Tax Returns are brought up again?" which requires some fact-checking.

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NASA says Saturn moon has 'all the ingredients needed to support life'

This discovery provides further evidence for hydrothermal activity (illustrated here) and heightens the possibility that the ocean of Enceladus could have conditions suitable for microbial life. The SwRI-led team's discovery suggests that Enceladus' ocean floor could include features analogous to hydrothermal vents on Earth, which are known to support life on the seafloor.

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Microsoft Says It Has Patched Leaked NSA Hacks

But the organisation said that the local messaging systems of some Swift client banks had been breached. The NSA could not immediately be reached for comment. Hackers use them to insert back doors for continued access, eavesdropping or to insert other tools. When hacking group "Shadow Brokers" started leaking NSA-discovered exploits, many people were understandably anxious.

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LG does better than expected

It is thought that Samsung's semiconductor division is responsible for the better than expected financial results, and analysts predict that the company will see even more success in the second quarter of the year as hype over the firm's newest handset, the Galaxy S8, builds.

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Calgary man stung by scorpion on United Airlines flight

The airline offered compensation to all customers on board last Sunday's United Flight 3411. The airline, whose advertising slogan is "fly the friendly skies", was also ridiculed on social media as the incident became a symbol of growing discontent with the way some air passengers are treated.

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Apple is going to test self-driving cars

Now that Apple will have to file public reports regarding its self-driving trials, expect more information to become available about Project Titan. Apple did offer an inkling of its strategy in a December 2016 letter sent to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) about the Department of Transportation's Federal Automated Vehicles Policy and its desire to work with the agency on helping to define industry best practices.

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Japan says it must remain on alert over N. Korea

Pence said Trump was hopeful China "will take actions needed to bring about change in policy" in North Korea . The United States has warned that a policy of "strategic patience" is over. "U.S.A." On Wednesday he seemed more upbeat, tweeting: "Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea ".

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Android Nougat 7.1.2 Cripples Fingerprint Sensors

It is very common for a smartphone owner to be excited about the latest updates . Separately, Pixel and Pixel XL users also faced issues relating to their Bluetooth setup. Unfortunately, this issue could not be solved by rebooting or restarting in safe mode. The issue is primarily associated with Android 7.0 on the device, but the firm claims that even those users who have downgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow continue facing the issue.

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United Amends Crew Booking Policy After Man Dragged off Plane

After the incident in Chicago, critics questioned why United didn't offer more when no passengers accepted the airline's $800 offer for volunteers to give up their seats. Crystal Pepper says seeing her father removed from the Sunday flight was "exacerbated" by the fact it was caught on video and widely distributed. It needs to look at its business and realize that passengers are its lifeblood, and because of that they need to be treated with the utmost respect and compassion and to make sure ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 won't get Bixby Voice features from the day one

That's good news for Samsung , which has had to pick itself up after the Note 7 fail, shake off the shadow of consumer fears and refresh itself with the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Instead of issuing voice commands, owners will have to contend with using their fingers to utilize Bixby Vision, Home and Reminder. Samsung's voice-assistant Bixby will not ship with any of its voice control functionality at launch.

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Pence to visit Korean Demilitarized Zone

Choe Ryong Hae, widely regarded as the secretive state's number two leading official, accused President Donald Trump of "creating a war situation" on the Korean Peninsula by sending American forces to the region. Abe said that "we need to apply pressure on North Korea so they seriously respond to a dialogue" with the global community. In an interview Sunday on ABC's "This Week", McMaster said Trump had directed the National Security Council to collaborate with the Defence and State ...

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The iPhone of cars? Apple enters self-driving auto race

Apple is the 30 company to obtain a testing permit in California, and it joins its fellow tech giants like Tesla Motors, Uber and Google , which has an independent self-driving vehicle subsidiary called Waymo, in the race to develop autonomous technology.

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Google Pixel 2 May Feature A Curved OLED Display

An industry source in South Korea said that LG had been in talks with Google over panel supply for a new smartphone since a year ago, and that the American company had offered down payments, though nothing had been decided. Google is no stranger to the smartphone space as they've been it for years with their Nexus lineup, but the Pixel launch has been a bit of a rough go.

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An Easter Message From Melissa McCarthy's 'Spicey' On 'SNL'

He later apologised for the same. "Steve, you may be smart, but I once walked in on you eating a live pig in the Roosevelt Room", Baldwin says. "I clearly meant to say 'concentration clubs, ' Okay?" "Jared, you take the most attractive photos", Baldwin's Trump began.

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Musk Lays Out Timeline for Tesla Semi Truck, Electric Pickup

We can also expect a convertible from Tesla eventually, and we will be getting the final details on the Model 3 this July. "We believe the Tesla Semi will deliver a substantial reduction in the cost of cargo transport, while increasing safety and making it really fun to operate", he said .

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NASA finds ALIEN life possibility on Saturn's moon Enceladus

The necessary ingredients for life as we know it include liquid water, energy sources and chemicals such as carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, sulfur and phosphorus. "Chemical disequilibrium that is known to support microbial life in Earth's deep oceans is also available to support life in the Enceladus ocean". The hydrogen detection resulted from Cassini's October 2015 deep dive close to the surface of Enceladus.

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North Korea fails to launch missile: USPACOM

His visit comes a day after North Korea held a grand military parade in its capital city of Pyongyang, marking the birth anniversary of the state founder. Diplomatic actions seem to be the way to go, but that might be much easier said than done - North Korea is a notoriously hard government to deal with, and decades of attempts at negotiations have produced little result.

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Japanese prime minister warns of possible sarin missile strike by North Korea

Trump has suggested the US will take a tougher stance against North Korea, telling reporters last week: "North Korea is a problem". South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says that North Korea has attempted to launch a missile from an eastern coastal city, but the launch appeared to end in failure.

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Mike Pence travels to Japan, South Korea as tensions simmer

Despite North Korea's provocations, US officials have said that the USA doesn't intend to use military force against North Korea in response to either a nuclear test or a missile launch. "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" The US nuclear-powered Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike group is also heading to the region.

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Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive US bomb 'treason'

Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said no civilians were harmed in the massive blast that targeted the network of caves and tunnels, which had been heavily mined. He said that several houses, mosques and other buildings developed cracks due to the impact of the bombing. So why did Trump drop the "mother of all bombs"? It was previously claimed that 36 Isis fighters died when the 9,800kg (21,600lb) GBU-43 bomb was dropped on Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.

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Shadow Brokers release SWIFT banking and Windows exploits

National Security Agency has burrowed deep into the Middle East's financial network. Hickey said the Windows exploits leaked on Friday could be used to conduct espionage and target critical data in Windows-based environments. The former NSA contractor, who has fled to Russian Federation to avoid prosecution, said the NSA knew about the breach but refused to inform software companies.

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Hamill pays emotional tribute to Fisher at 'Star Wars' reunion

Viewers get their first look at the main character in the single player campaign, Iden Versio . That just leaves DICE and, of course, the team renowned for epic multiplayer is in charge of Battlefront II's competitive component. If you were concerned that the new favourite may be too incapacitated to take on The First Order in the next film, worry not. Todd Fisher made headlines last week when he hinted that old footage of Carrie as her character Leia Organa would be used in the latest ...

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Delta OKs $10000 Payments To Passengers On Overbooked Flights

Prior to Dr. David Dao being dragged off the plane by local police, reports claim passengers on the United flight were offered $800 plus a hotel room as compensation for giving up their seat. I deeply apologise to the customer forcibly removed and to all the customers aboard", Munoz said of the passenger he seemed to fault in his letter to employees.

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Potential energy source for life spotted on Saturn moon Enceladus

Saturn's icy moon Enceladus is looking more and more like a habitable world. The paper from researchers with the Cassini mission was published Thursday in the journal Science . Zurbuchen added that the missions were getting humans closer to understanding whether they were "indeed alone or not". This hydrogen is now said to be 'a potential source of chemical energy that could support microbes on the seafloor of Enceladus, ' the researchers revealed during the news briefing.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 will ship without Bixby voice control

There's some bad news for those who were waiting to experience Samsung's new voice functionality - the service will not be available when the Galaxy S8 launches on 21 April. Bixby Vision is the digital assistant's augmented reality camera feature, Bixby Home is a panel of widgets, and Bixby Reminders sets reminders for users.

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Astronomers to piece together first image of black hole

It's the heart of the Milky Way Galaxy, and is located 27,000 light years from Earth. How they are formed is still poorly understood. Many of these black hole seeds then merge to form much larger supermassive black holes. The first observation run by EHT commenced on April 5, 2017 and will end on April 14, 2017. At each of the radio stations there are large hard drives which will store the data.

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Without evidence, Trump says Susan Rice may have acted criminally

Rice said Tuesday that any allegations that she improperly sought the names of Trump associates and leaked intelligence information was "absolutely false". On Tuesday, Rice adamantly defended her past requests for Americans' identities in intelligence reports, suggesting it was part of her job. Her efforts may draw parallels to former President Nixon's efforts to spy on his political opponents.

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Nintendo Switch Exceeds Forecast with 2.4 Million Sales in the First Month

Even Super Mario 64-one of only two games that launched with the Nintendo 64 in the USA in 1996-didn't outsell its own console hardware in its debut (The best numbers we could find suggest 300,000 Super Mario 64 cartridges sold for 350,000 Nintendo 64 consoles in the system's opening weekend).

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Star Wars: Battlefront II revealed with Imperial-focused story campaign

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is released in United Kingdom cinemas on December 15, 2017. If you're a fan of Captain Phasma (the chrome plated trooper played by Gwendoline Christie), but were upset at her lack of screentime/action.you're in luck.

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United Airlines to preserve evidence related to forcibly removed passenger

Lopez says he would prefer Chicago police officers handle tasks now assigned to the security officers. Meantime, Delta Airlines is breaking the bank to make certain it does not make the United mistake. Delta Air Lines is making a significant change to its overbooking policy, now allowing gate agents and crew members the flexibility to offer up to an astonishing $9,950 to passengers who voluntarily agree to be rebooked.

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North Korea Attempts Missile Launch; Test Fails, Officials Say

Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has been briefed by his USA equivalent General James Mattis on American options for dealing with North Korea in recent weeks, The Sunday Times said. Kim Jong Un didn't speak before North Korean television ended the live broadcast. Kim Jong Un, a 30-something leader who took power in late 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, emphasizes nuclear weapons as the foundation of his national defense strategy.

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USA government 'hacked Swift global bank system'

Security experts hope that as more information come out about the leaks, Microsoft will have already released fixes and patches. In addition, he stated that any and all financial services systems that operate Windows are vulnerable to attack, as the NSA's hacking arsenal is now widely available and relatively easy to use for anyone with the requisite skill set.

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Trial of Samsung chief begins in South Korea

Samsung has been going through a rough patch due to Galaxy Note 7's debacle and massive corruption scandal that was unearthed in its homeland. Samsung has been facing various challenges since a year ago, including the suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet and the arrest of the firm's de facto head Lee Jae-young in line with the corruption scandal that led to the ouster of South Korea's president.

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Apple approved to test Self-Driving cars in California

Under California law, self-driving cars that are being tested must have a person in them who can take over if anything goes wrong. A statement from the DMV indicates that three cars, all of them 2015's Lexus RX450h models, have got permission under the current permit to take test runs in California.

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Samsung Announces High Profit Estimates For Q1 2017

The operating margin that measures the income against sales rose 6.5 percentage points on year to 19.8 percent in the first quarter . That could help it stage a comeback in the wake of a string of controversies. Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye (C) leaves the prosecutors' office in a auto as she is transferred to a detention center, in Seoul , South Korea , March 31, 2017.


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