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Protester on trial after laughing at Jeff Sessions hearing

That activist is Desiree Fairooz , a protester affiliated with the liberal advocacy group Code Pink . Fairooz, 61, of Bluemont, Va., said she was "really disappointed". Reilly's video captures the aftermath of her "attempted disruption", in which she protests her arrest and is led out of the room. Now, all three of them are staring down the possibility of a year in prison, $2,000 in fines, or both, The New York Times reported .

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New York Times adds 308000 digital subscription in 1Q

Wall Street's expectations game worked in favor of the New York Times Co. today: Shares are up 12.6% in afternoon trading after the publisher surprised investors with a Q1 report that exceeded their top and bottom line forecasts, helped by a so-called "Trump bump" pick up in digital only subscriptions.

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Seagate Technology PLC (STX) is Harvey Partners LLC's 6th Largest Position

The company's price range for the trading day is $13.25 to $13.56. STX has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. On the last trading day, Seagate Technology plc ( STX ) lost -0.4% closing at the price of $42.13 while the previous close of STX was $42.3.

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Key Numbers from Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) 1Q17 Earnings Report

Mobile now counts for 85 percent of its ad revenue , compared to 84 percent last quarter. The social media giant is expected to generate $31.94 billion in mobile ad revenue globally in 2017, up 42.1 percent from a year earlier, according to research firm eMarketer.

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Senators to hear from Comey amid FBI's Russia investigation

During the Women for Women International event, moderator Christiane Amanpour and Mrs Clinton said they expected his tweets. The last time FBI Director James Comey testified before Congress, he delivered a massive bombshell: he confirmed for the first time that his agency had for months an active investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

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Jelly Phone Has Android 7.0 Nougat Running

Unihertz Jelly smartphone was launched in April 2017. With 34 days to go, the Jelly team has already exceeded its $30,000 Kickstarter goal and as of this writing, has raised $138,593 from 1,617 backers. At the back lies an 8-megapixel shooter, while the front has a 2-megapixel camera. The Pro version comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM. The phone also supports Wi-Fi, GPS, and Bluetooth 4.0, and is equipped with several sensors like a G-Sensor, gyroscope, and compass.

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Minuteman III test-fired from California coastal base

Air Force Global Strike Command representatives said scheduling issues - not world tensions - put the pair Minuteman tests close together. Vandenberg Air Force Base and the 576th Flight Test Squadron have been preparing for the operational test launch for the last 10 months, Col.

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Apple sees surprise fall in iPhone sales

The weak net profit gain caused Apple's shares to fall by more than 2% during after-trading hours, according to a report by CNBC . " Apple sold less iPhones than it did a year ago, but the possibility of consumers holding out until the new iPhone release is very real, especially when the upgrade is rumored to be more meaningful than in previous years", said Clement Thibault, Senior Analyst at Investing.com .

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Trump reverses stance on spending bill, brags about political victory

House passage would send the measure to the Senate. The spending bill, which adds billions for the Pentagon and border security measures, would fund the government through the end of September. According to a CNN/ORC poll, 72 percent of Americans want Trump to use bipartisanship to reach policy deals, rather than do just what he thinks is right for the country.

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Playboy model sparks outrage over naked pose on sacred mountain

Ms Cook, who lives with Josh on the Gold Coast in Australia, argued that being naked is natural and not disrespectful. "We've had overwhelming support from local Maori and people from everywhere saying they're not offended at all - they love the photo and it's encouraged them to embrace their bodies as well".

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) & Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Traders Alert

Shares of Facebook, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) has declined 6.73% since September 22, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.44% the S&P500. The current share price indicate that stock is 1.54% away from its one year high and is moving 181.20% ahead of its 52-week low.

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Can Fasting Help with Weight Loss?

Dieters have been advised that the key is finding a regimen that they do not abandon after a few months, and people who do not snack between meals are thought to be more likely to do well with fasting. To be sure, the fasting diets did work. Nor is alternate-day fasting better - or worse - at improving risk factors for heart disease, such as blood pressure and cholesterol profiles.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered to be available separately this summer

Previously exclusive to the Legacy Edition of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare , Activision has said in the past it has no plans for an individual release. At this time, a standalone Modern Warfare Remastered release is just a rumor, as Activision hasn't confirmed that these listings are truthful, let alone provided expected launch dates.

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Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.19% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $2.14 and $1.91, respectively, according to 37 analysts.

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US sought names of 1934 Americans in intelligence reports

According to the Annual Transparency report published by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the National Security Agency collected more than 151 million call records of American citizens. However, the report failed to mention how often the NSA shared information with the FBI and other intelligence agencies when conducting investigations.

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New consumer complaints over Galaxy S8 quality surface online

Notably, Samsung seems to be recovering well from the Note 7 disaster of previous year. While Samsung loyalists appreciate the courageous move, word goes around that Note 8 will incorporate some major changes to build on the foundation created by S8.

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Vulnerability hits Intel enterprise PCs going back 10 years

Intel reckons the vulnerability affects business and server boxes, because they tend to have vPro and AMT present and enabled, and not systems aimed at ordinary folks, which typically don't. According to Embedi, the CVE-2017-5689 issue only impacts Intel systems made since 2010 and not 2008, as some media outlets have reported . An unprivileged network attacker could gain system privileges to provisioned Intel manageability SKUs: Intel Active Management Technology (AMT ) and Intel ...

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Ex-officer to plead guilty in fleeing black motorist's death

Andy Savage, a lawyer for Slager, said: "We hope that Michael's acceptance of responsibility will help the Scott family as they continue to grieve their loss". It's frightful". After a hung jury past year, state prosecutors had planned to retry him for murder . In May 2015, Slager was charged with obstruction of justice, violating Scott's civil rights, and using a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

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Mini Teams Up With Autohome for New Countryman Rooftop Tent

In collaboration with the MINI Design Team and Italian roof tent specialists AUTOHOME , MINI has created a two person tent that fits into the dimensions of a conventional roof box for "spontaneous travellers and adventurers". A solid aluminium ladder is provided to climb up onto the top floor of the MINI Countryman. MINI says the AirTop features high-quality fabric outer walls which provide heat and noise insulation as well as making the tent rain proof.

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Samsung Could Pass Intel in Chip Sales

Estimates from U.S. market research firm IC Insights shows that Samsung may become the largest chipmaker by as soon as the second quarter of this year. Samsung's big increase in sales has been driven by an unbelievable rise in DRAM and NAND flash average selling prices. If memory prices don't tank in the second half of 2017, it's quite possible that Samsung could displace Intel in full-year semiconductor sales results as well.

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IPL 2017 | Match 38: Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Mumbai Indians are now on a roll with eight wins from 10 matches, but their captain Rohit Sharma wants the team to approach remaining league games "ruthlessly". Krunal Pandya retired hurt shortly after and by the time Karn Sharma was dismissed by Shane Watson, the hosts were effectively 130-6 and struggling.

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Pfizer revenue misses estimates as top drugs disappoint

Currently, Pfizer consolidated at $33.78 and emerged at $34.19 in the pre-market session. In the last six months the stock's performance soared 6.81% while yearly performance of the company advanced 6.98%. For the entire year, Pfizer is anticipating revenue to reach $52.0 to $54.0 billion. By Pfizer [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsPfizer's GAAP earnings amounted to 69 cents per share, compared to 67 cents per share previous year.

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SpaceX launches classified payload for US

The mission - for the United States military's National Reconnaissance Office - blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 7.15am local time. "Tough call, as high altitude wind shear was at 98.6 per cent of the theoretical load limit". The U.S. military has primarily relied on the United Launch Alliance (ULA), which is a partnership between Lockheed-Martin and Boeing, for its sensitive satellite launches, so this is a big achievement for SpaceX.

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IBM admits it sent malware-infected USB sticks to customers

Big Blue is red-faced after shipping malware-infected initialisation USBs for its Storwize disk racks. "Important: While the malicious file is copied onto the computer, the file is not executed during initialization". "IBM recommends ensuring your antivirus products are updated , configured to scan temporary directories, and issues identified by the antivirus product are addressed", IBM said in its notice.

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Now you can order food through Uber in India

The team behind UberEats will be different from the ridesharing app at both national and city levels. "The introduction of UberEat in India, with Mumbai as the first city, is a major step in our global expansion and showcases our commitment to the region".

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Half-Life and Portal writer Chet Faliszek leaves Valve after 12 years

In an interview with GamesIndustry .biz Tuesday, writer Chet Faliszek confirmed he left Valve after a 12-year stint with the developer. "I worked there 12 years, shipped a bunch of great games and some unbelievable hardware and wanted to change things up", he added.

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Google Maps Latest In Line to Pull Apple Watch App

Google first removed support for watchOS a few weeks ago, while the latest updates to Amazon and eBay no longer support Apple's wearable, tech site Apple Insider noted. This could be due to a number of reasons, including that the app was simply not being used enough, or perhaps that Google has temporarily withdrawn support for Maps so as to bring changes the user experience on Apple Watch.

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New documents reveal Trump's son-in-law's secret partnership with Goldman Sachs

Also investing with Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump, are Goldman Sachs, Peter Thiel and a Chinese entrepreneur who co-founded Alibaba, David Yu . His attorney said Kushner's Cadre investments would be made public in revised documents. The newspaper disclosed that the enterprise "secured a $250 million line of credit from the family office of George Soros".

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Trump to meet with key Republicans opposed to health care bill

House Speaker Paul Ryan signaled Tuesday that the leadership still does not have the votes to pass the current bill to repeal and replace Obamacare - but Republican leaders and the White House are not giving up and things remain extremely fluid.

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Trump in new TV ad declares 100 days as President a success

By the dictionary definition of "fake", CNN is correct to say that "the ad is false". CNN's evening anchor, Wolf Blitzer, is featured in the graphic, alongside Scott Pelley of CBS, Andrea Mitchell and Rachel Maddow of NBC and George Stephanopoulos of ABC.

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NAACP Demands Larger East Chicago Response Ahead Of Pruitt Visit

The visit comes amid reports that two regional offices, including the Region 5 office in Chicago, would be axed by President Donald Trump's administration - and office employees held a news conference to say they've already been cut to the bone.

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Astronaut breaks American record for time in space, honored by Trump

In addition to Ivanka Trump, his eldest daughter and an adviser in the West Wing, Trump was joined on the call by the astronaut Kate Rubins. Asked how she felt at breaking the record, Commander Whitson said it was "a huge honour" - adding "it's an honour for me basically to be representing all the folks at NASA who make this spaceflight possible, and who make me setting this record feasible".

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Nintendo Switch and Wii U get BIG new feature

The DLC will be available to those who own the Breath of the Wild expansion pass , which costs £17.99. The latter will include a few new modes: The Trail of the Sword, Hard Mode , and Hero's Path Mode . Hard Mode - This mode is described to be challenging than the already thrilling gaming experience " Breath of the Wild " provides. This feature will help in identifying the locations they haven't visited, and may help players find those Shrines they haven't encountered yet.

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FCC Chair and Commisioner Ajit Pai on Net Neutrality

There was a suggestion of a desire for ISPs to be able to sell such preferential service to big businesses at the expense of smaller ones. The blunt repeal is less nuanced than the new Republican head of the FCC's own proposal. TechFreedom, the non-partisan technology think tank, was the only intervenor in the case and that group wants the decision on reclassification to be heard by the US Supreme Court.

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Apple Q2 earnings results: Surprise dip in iPhone sales, sends shares down

Apple also sold fewer iPad units than the year-ago period. However, Apple Watch sales nearly doubled YoY, and Apple's Tim Cook said that its wearable device sales - which includes not just Watches, but also its range of headphones - were the "size of a Fortune 500 company" over the last twelve months, putting its annual revenue from those accessories at more than $5.1 billion.


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