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Cleveland Browns 2017 NFL Draft Profile: Mitchell Trubisky

This isn't a draft where there are that many players that you would say, 'I want to go up and get him.' I just don't see it. We don't want to get into a habit of turning two picks into one, so to speak. According to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport, that might very well be in the works. A reasonable person could surmise that the 49ers, Bears and Jets will all pass on quarterbacks or at least pass on Trubisky.

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GoPro Working On 360-Degree Camera

If you put on a VR headset and watch a video now, chances are it looks relatively blurry compared to something you'd see on a 4K TV. This means that this camera can record the entire surrounding and let users choose which section of that video they would like to use for the main shot, which is an ingenious way of handling multiple perspectives.

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No changes; George HW Bush still in Houston hospital

And on Thursday, his spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted, "No change in President @GeorgeHWBush's condition to report today". On Wednesday, Bush was said to be gaining strength and in good spirits. He was also hospitalized in 2015 after falling at his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine, and breaking a bone in his neck. Bush, 92, posted a photograph with his son former United States president Geroge W Bush on Twitter with the caption: "Big morale boost from a high-level delegation".

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The Galaxy S8 won't support voice commands at launch

Kiranjeet Kaur, of IDC Asia/Pacific, said, "The news about the S8 is very positive at this point, though we have to see how numerous pre-orders translate into sales. With that said, be sure to let us know what do you think about this? While the camera hardware of the Galaxy S8 is largely similar to the Galaxy S7, Samsung has tweaked the image processing to deliver slightly superior results.

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UN Security Council fails to condemn North Korea's missile test

Pyongyang periodically warns Washington of the dire consequences of taking on North Korea militarily. "They don't produce enough food to feed themselves". The North held a show of military might in a parade over the weekend and tested another missile on Sunday, which the Pentagon said blew up nearly immediately after launch.

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Trump meets freed Egypt aid worker in Oval Office

Local and worldwide rights groups have criticised the case, alleging a lack of evidence and complaining about the prolonged pre-trial detention. The Obama administration had failed to gain Egypt's cooperation in freeing the defendants. Egypt's support of Haftar is a "bigger problem" that could cause Libya to further unravel, Katulis said, but added that the issue needs to be mediated by someone outside the Pentagon rather than Mattis.

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HTC Launches The Vive VR Headset In India For $1400

HTC Vive and Facebook's Oculus Rift are two leading VR experience products retailed globally, and are finding increasing space for usage across various formats such as gaming, business applications and other digital experiences. Each of HTC's VR For Impact-funded projects will be available for download on HTC's Viveport storefront. Experience what it feels like to climb Mount Everest through a sequence of immersive first person locations as you strive to reach the top of the world.

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Microsoft's Platform Independent "To-Do" app Launched as Preview Version

But in order to use any of these features, you'll need to update your account settings. The company also released a handful of new features to the Outlook client applications, including the ability to extend guest access to people outside of an organization.

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Twitch Now Lets Non-Partners Earn Money When Streaming As Affiliates

Getting paid to play video games might sound too good to be true, but there are several tools out there to help you rake in some dough with a mouse or gamepad in your hand, including a new affiliate program from Twitch . Affiliates will eventually have access to revenue programs such as Subscriptions , Game Commerce, and Advertising. Twitch also runs TwitchCon , an annual convention for celebrating the Twitch community.

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Russian crew heads to ISS

An astronaut and a cosmonaut launched on the first two-person spaceflight in 14 years, bound for a 5-month stay on the International Space Station. Fischer, along with Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, blasted off in their Soyuz spacecraft at 3:13 a.m.

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North Korea Threatens America With 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike'

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will chair a United Nations Security Council meeting on North Korea on April 28 to discuss how the body can combat Pyongyang's banned nuclear and missile programs. Previous statements denouncing missile launches "welcomed efforts by council members, as well as other states, to facilitate a peaceful and comprehensive solution through dialogue".

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Meteor shower to light up Vietnamese skies this weekend

The shower is expected to be at its most intense late Friday and early Saturday , with prime viewing between 2 a.m. and dawn. The Lyrids begin as tiny specks of dust that hit Earth's atmosphere at 109,600 miles per hour, vaporizing from friction with the air and leaving behind the streaks of light we call meteors, Astronomy magazine reported.

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Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ India Launch Announced

The site does note that Galaxy S Active devices typically have larger batteries than their regular non-ruggedized counterparts. Samsung earlier predicted that its first-quarter operating profit advanced 48.2 percent on-year, apparently helped by the robust performance of its chip business.

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Call of Duty WWII Confirmed, full reveal to follow next week

Activision today revealed that the next Call of Duty release will head back to World War II ... and why not? Sledgehammer Games' next Call of Duty is the studio's "biggest game-making project to date", the developer has advised. Activision (ATVI) confirmed months of speculation on Friday by unveiling the name for the next effort in their long-running shooter franchise, and it's surprisingly straightforward.

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LG G6 goes up for pre-booking ahead of April 24 launch

Mainly, it lacks the removable battery and needs to offer better battery life to stand against the flagship brands. The smartphone is a Water and Dust resistant with IP68 rating. Even though Qualcomm already announced the latest Snapdragon 835 SoC which will be first seen with the Galaxy S8 launching next month, LG still opted for the Snapdragon 821 SoC instead of delaying the launch.

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores hoping to reignite brand

If you're living in one of the countries where Xiaomi is selling devices (or willing to fearless an import), you could also wait for the Mi 6 to be released - after all, it's only half the cost of the Galaxy S8, with similar specs. Reports from South Korea say the displays show a distinctive red dim that users can tweak in the Settings menu. Also, Samsung is adding stereo speakers to Galaxy Note 8 which (if true) will be the first time on a Samsung Galaxy Smartphone.

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Canada's Not the Challenge for U.S. Dairy, Trudeau Says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended Canada's dairy industry Thursday, insisting that any conversation Canada has on the file with the United States must be based on "facts". Trump said Canada has been "very, very unfair" to dairy farmers and "we're going to start working on that". "(Trump is) a little bit unlike many politicians", the prime minister said, acknowledging the magnitude of his understatement amid laughter from the crowd.

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Police officer and attacker killed in Paris shooting incident

ELEANOR BEARDSLEY, BYLINE: Well, Ari, like you said, a gunman came up in a auto, shot at policeman and killed one, wounded two others. "The perpetrator of the attack in Champs Elysee in central Paris is Abu Yussef the Belgian and he is one of the Islamic State's fighters", IS claimed in a statement by the jihadists' propaganda agency Amaq .

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Facebook F8 217 - Facebook Spaces, Facebook Gameroom And More

And since this is just the beta version which is already looking promising, we are eager to see what improvements and new features Facebook will bring in the future. Zuckerberg said that it would take time for the AR Studio platform to take shape. Facebook said it aims to combine a phone directory and Yellow Pages to help Messenger users find relevant contacts and businesses.

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Microsoft to stick with twice-a-year feature updates for Windows 10

However, Last year the company uncharacteristically ended up rolling out only one, the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. What's particularly interesting about that from a Windows 10 users perspective is that Microsoft targets September 2017 for the next Windows 10 feature update , codename Redstone 3 .

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White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill

The proposal is not much different than ideas discussed before Congress left town for its current two-week Easter recess and it's unclear whether it does enough to convince both moderate and conservative opponents to support the bill. Any states that allow insurers to charge consumers more based on health status would also have to set up a high-risk pool to assist those affected. There's no mention of Medicaid in the new deal , and cut backs on Medicaid funding in the last health care bill ...

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March for Science Set for Earth Day

It's discouraging to witness the current attacks on science, and the ever-increasing consequences of climate change, diminishing ocean health and other human-caused problems, but seeing so many people standing up for science and humanity is reason for optimism.

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In his own words: Text of Trump's latest complaints about Canadian trade

Trump also reiterated his threat to eliminate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico if it can not be changed. Trump delivered his strongest-ever broadside at America's northern neighbour, piling atop his complaints earlier in the week about Canadian dairy and adding fresh gripes for good measure - this time about energy and lumber.

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President Trump calls 100-day benchmark 'ridiculous'

While Trump has already made good on some major campaign promises , including nominating and securing confirmation for Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch and pulling the US out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, his presidency has mostly been marked by some high-profile failures.

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Chaffetz Denies Reports He'll Immediately Step Down

Although he left open the possibility that he would seek public office in the future, he emphasized that he would not do so in 2018. But the pending retirement of the Republican chairman of one of the most influential congressional committees has prompted Democrats to declare victory.

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GTA Online's Tiny Racers is Like Micro Machines, Coming Next Week

Rockstar Games hasn't divulged a full list of the power-ups just yet, but they're sure to be a who's who of great tools that will help you win the race. All this said, the Weed Farm is among the least profitable or efficient of the businesses available in the game, so we'd only recommend grabbing this deal if it's your second business and you've got a cocaine lockup running already.

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Tom Brady Skipping White House Visit

Trump long has supported the Patriots - particularly Brady and coach Bill Belichick - and seemed excited to welcome the Super Bowl champs. The visit came on the same day that Gronkowski's former teammate, convicted murderer and former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, was found dead in his prison cell, as Opposing Views previously reported.

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Samsung has started firmware development for the Galaxy Note 8

Late sales of Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge might have gone some way to stemming the Galaxy Note 7's shortfall, but it's Samsung's semiconductor business that's been bringing home the most bacon recently: rising price and demand for DRAM and NAND flash have sent its profits soaring .

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EPA Shuts Down Rumor Chicago Office Is Closing: 'False Information'

They wanted Pruitt to know how EPA cuts could affect the health and safety of their community, according to a report . The site includes part of the former USS Lead facility along with nearby commercial, municipal and residential areas, including the West Calumet public housing complex.

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US Republican vows 'all hands on deck' in Georgia congressional runoff

The question for Ossoff, and Democrats more broadly, is whether they can successfully link an establishment Republican like Handel to the less-than-popular Trump over the course of a two month, one-versus-one runoff slog. "I say bring it on", she said. We all have to rise above it, that it is about the district that has a long legacy of Republican leadership, from my good friend current HHS Secretary Tom Price, to Senator Isakson and former Speaker Newt Gingrich.

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Google Home Supports Multi Users Now

Confusing different voices isn't that big of a deal because Google is still pretty skittish about actually doing things to your Google account through the device. So, when you ask Google Assistant for help going forward, it'll be able to distinguish your voice from your son's or husband's or daughter's or roommate's and switch to the right account.

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Inside the Numbers for United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL)

The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report after the market closes on Monday, April 24th. 10/29/2015 - QTS Realty Trust, Inc. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.28%. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.28, for a total value of $96,840.00.

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EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Speaking to Fox & Friends last Friday morning , Pruitt claimed once again that the groundbreaking climate change mitigation pact - one that virtually every single other nation on Earth has vowed to adhere to with or without the help of the United States - is a "bad deal" for his country.

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Trump says Iran violating 'spirit' of nuclear deal

Tillerson said the Trump administration is reviewing the deal in light of these and other concerns. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has accused Iran of "alarming ongoing provocations" aimed at destabilising the Middle East. The review will look at Tehran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal and its behaviour in the region which Tillerson said undermined United States interests in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon.

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Analyst Price Targets On NMC Health (LON:NMC)

The Company's segments include UK & ROI, which includes the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland; International, which includes Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Malaysia and Thailand, and Tesco Bank, which includes retail banking and insurance services through Tesco Bank in the United Kingdom.


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