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Trump Wanted Loyalty, Halt to Flynn Probe — Fired FBI Director

About an hour later, the president tweeted about the morning Fox News show "Fox and Friends", commending them for "great reporting", along with other outlets. The investigators were focusing on whether such a meeting took place April 27, 2016, at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington , DC, where then-candidate Donald Trump was delivering his first major foreign policy address.

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UK opposition Labour Party says will seek to form minority government

Britain went to the polls yesterday in a snap election that will apparently result in the Conservatives losing their majority , and no ultimate victor. With a handful of seats still to be declared, the Conservatives were predicted to win 319 seats, down from 331 in 2015 - yet another upset in a turbulent year since the European Union referendum in June 2016.

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Fairytale run continues for Jelena Ostapenko, reaches Roland Garros final

I played once before here, and I was very close to winning it. For 30th-seeded Bacsinszky it was a second semi-final defeat in three years in Paris . The symbols of the three places where he won Grand Slam titles - a kangaroo for the Australian Open , the Eiffel Tower for Roland Garros and the Statue of Liberty for the U.S.

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Oldest fossils unearthed in Morocco

But they had "basically the face you could meet on the train in NY". The fossils reveal a complex evolutionary history of humankind that likely involved the entire African continent, notes the team, which professor Jean-Jacques Hublin of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany and Abdelouahed Ben-Ncer of the National Institute for Archaeology and Heritage in Rabat, Morocco, led.

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Apple adds simple Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

Apple's WWDC brought a lot of improvements and new features to their iOS that will soon see its eleventh iteration. The ARKit platform is only available on devices with Apple's A9 and A10 processors - and presumably, the A11 chip expected in the iPhone 8 .

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Everyone gets free Doritos Locos Taco June 13

There is no purchase necessary, and customers must be in line at any Taco Bell during the promotional time. Warriors fans- and taco enthusiasts- across the country were undoubtedly at the edge of their seats throughout the game, hoping that the Warriors would come out with a win.

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Samsung C49HG90 QLED monitor is 49inch curved at 32:9 aspect ratio

The company says that it's the world's largest widescreen monitor. Well, not this one though. And on the gaming side of things, the CHG90 works with AMD's FreeSync 2 standard for improved visuals with less screen tearing, along with offering a 1-millisecond response time and a 144Hz refresh rate.

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Apple CEO: We Helped The U.K. Investigate Terrorist Attacks

Although Cook said that no details about the cooperation could be revealed , he did say that the government of the U.S. is being facilitated, through a "lawful process", with the data stored on the company's servers that could help track down the suspects of terror attacks, which have been plaguing the country for quite some time now.

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AMD's new Radeon Pro 500 lives in the new Macs

Though most of the changes were already expected, one other variant got a slight nudge as well - the MacBook Air. Available in the new 21.5- and 27-inch iMac , it enables fluid content creation with exceptional performance and support for GPU acceleration across a range of creative applications on the Mac platform, such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop.

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New Cortana Improvements with the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16215

It's also worth noting that a button has been added to the Game Bar which toggles Game Mode on or off for the game you're now playing. Excel will also be getting an additional feature that will allow users to open files that contain Dialog sheets.

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HTC U11 6GB RAM variant will be available only in these countries

However, HTC will also launch this variant to other parts of the world. Pricing starts at Euro 749 (roughly Rs. 53,000) for Europe, and in the U.S. at $749 (roughly Rs. 3D glass screen designed for crisp, vivid images and text in any lighting condition - even in direct sunlight. The HTC U11 is powered by Qualcomm's top-end Snapdragon 835 processor clocked at 2.45GHz coupled with 4GB of RAM.

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Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker

You can talk to the speaker to play anything in your Apple Music library and more. The money can be stored on a virtual card and used with Apple Pay, which Apple expects will be accepted in 50 percent of USA retailers by the end of the year.

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Ultra-powerful iMac Pro revealed, plus faster MacBooks and macOS High Sierra!

The Intel's Iris Plus Graphics 540 and 550 have been replaced with the Intel's Iris Plus Graphic 640 and 650. Furthermore, it also features two USB-C connectors with Thunderbolt and a fusion drive with a capacity of up to 2 TB. The company is offering four standard configuration of the 13-inch MacBook Pro and two variants of the 15-inch model. Therefore, if you want a machine that's a bit faster and better equipped at handling intense graphics, consider the top-end, 15-inch MacBook ...

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(UNP) Shares Bought by Washington Trust Bank

About shares traded. NVR, Inc. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has risen 16.03% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, October 23. Loop Capital reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $96.00 target price on shares of Union Pacific in a research report on Wednesday, February 22nd.

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Global electric vehicle fleet surpasses 2 million cars

The report says that China remained the largest market in 2016, accounting for more than 40 percent of the electric vehicles (EV) sold in the world. Sales of EVs in China came at 3,36,000 new electric cars in 2016, accounting for 40 percent of global sales - double the sales recorded in U.S. (1,60,000 units).

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Trump lawyer criticises Comey's leak to news media

Former FBI Director James Comey speaks during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington . Comey said Trump implied that life would be better for all concerned if he dropped the FBI's probe into then National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , using words like "I hope you can let this go ".

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Highlights from James Comey's first testimony since Trump fired him

The second goal of the congressional investigations into Trump was to prevent him from reaching out to the Russians, McGovern observed. The president flatly denied this account of the dinner - but Mr Comey has now repeated it, under oath (with a twist).

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India hits back at Trump in war of words over climate change

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made it clear when the Paris Agreement was first broadly agreed to in 2015 that developed countries needed to shoulder more responsibility for reducing carbon emissions. "After speaking with Governors Cuomo and Scott, our administration looks forward to continued, bipartisan collaboration with other states to protect the environment, grow the economy and deliver a brighter future to the next generation".

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Amazon devices chief: HomePod and Echo ain't the same thing

Just as Google and Facebook did at their developer conferences this year, Apple announced an augmented reality platform called ARKit to allow developers to more easily create augmented reality apps such as Pokémon Go, which overlay digital objects onto the real world.

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Jeremy Corbyn: The anti-establishment underdog who has shaken British politics

The result also plunges Britain into a period of renewed political chaos, with Brexit talks likely to be delayed and May's personal authority shredded. Former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and Alex Salmond, former SNP leader, were also defeated. Mr Farron held on to his Westmorland & Lonsdale seat in Cumbria on a much-reduced majority, down from 8,949 in 2015 to just 777 now.

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Apple's iOS 11 release date, features you should know

Craig Federighi of Apple showed off the augmented reality software set to be a major part of Apple's iPhone 8. Road safety charity Brake says the new update will help drivers stay focused on the road instead of on their phones. Instead of viewing and using the device for watching movies or passively checking email , Apple wants users to treat it as a computer. The new "while driving" function adds to this by setting the iPhone's screen to black and enabling an automatic reply to ...

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The iMac Pro Will Be The Best Christmas Gift This…

The entire line has been moved to Intel's Kaby Lake series of processors along with options to have up to 32GB of RAM on the 21.5-inch models and up to 64GB RAM on the 27-inch models. All new MacBook Pro's will now come powered by Intel's newest Kaby Lake processors. The new MacBook will also get a faster SSD. Last but not least, each model will get a GPU upgrade.

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New iMacs bring better screens, powerful processors and graphics, and USB-C

The latest Macs are faster and, soon, they'll run macOS High Sierra , which is packed with great new features. The new MacBook Air got a minor speed bump from the existing 5th generation Intel Broadwell Core i5 1.6GHz chip to a new 1.8GHz Core i5 Broadwell chip which can Turbo Boosted to up to 2.9GHz.

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Massive Cyber Attack Shuts Down Al Jazeera

The websites and digital platforms of Al Jazeera Media Network are undergoing systematic and continual hacking attempts , Al Jazeera said . As of press time, Al Jazeera's web site appears to be functioning normally and streaming its regular newscast, which mentioned the cyberattack on a ticker running underneath its reporting.

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Apple To Debut 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature With iOS 11

Apple Pay will be available in 50 percent of retailers in the United States by end of year. Person-to-person payments through Apple Pay puts Apple in direct competition with PayPal's Venmo. You're probably inundated with all this Apple news. As expected, the new iPads, iMacs, and MacBooks are on the more expensive side of things, with the tablet series going beyond the Rs 1 lakh mark for the first time in the nation.

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New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

The formula is essentially the same: get developers interested, create a body of apps exclusive to iOS , get users interested, keep growing the apps base and keep growing the user base. "Billed as "the most powerful Mac ever", the top of the range model will feature an 18-core processor that supports up to 4TB of SSD memory and comes with a 5K 27" retina display.

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Apple's CEO admits to Assisting the UK Government with Recent Terrorist Investigations

Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook threw his support Tuesday behind President Donald Trump's proposal for a one-time repatriation tax on company's capital held overseas. But the likes of Apple , Microsoft and Google have been reluctant to weaken their own policies around privacy and encryption. However, Apple refused to do so, claiming that there is no way to guarantee control over such software that can bypass the iPhone's encryption.

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Apple's New HomePod Looks Fine as Hell

The new smaller version of Apple TV is displayed at an Apple Special Event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts September 1, 2010 in San Francisco, California. HomePod will go on sale in the United States in December for $349. While many experts believe that Amazon's product is now stronger than Apple's (especially its activation command) and more competitively priced, it may not take long for Apple to add features and improve its Home Pod.

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Apple's tvOS 11 Coming To Public Beta Program

With the new NFC framework, Apple could let third-party developers make use of NFC chip in many ways. Once selected, it appears to turns the screen black with text on the display changing to white. It will include expert suggestions, curated roundups and new "Today", "Games" and "Apps" tabs that make exploring the vast library a little less daunting.

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Samsung Galaxy S8: Impressions

Samsung is slated to make a public announcement for the Galaxy Note 8 around August and September in time for the IFA trade show in Berlin, Germany. Galaxy S8 Launcher can improve the performance of your Galaxy device and if you notice it will also clear the lag which you were facing earlier. The upcoming devie should have a design that resembles the Galaxy S8 one, according to the report that was issued recently.

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Meet NASA's newest astronaut from Sugar Land

Vice President Mike Pence welcomed the new astronauts to NASA and toured the agency's Mission Control Center. NASA's class of 12 candidates is the largest since 2000 and has five women and seven men who will be trained to go into space for research.

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Pakistan stun South Africa as rain interrupts again at ICC Champions Trophy

Imad and Hafeez, despite neither offering appreciable turn, had proved hard to get away and South Africa's situation worsened when Hasan, like Imad, took a wicket with his second ball when Faf du Plessis chopped onto his stumps. "We played a game of cricket and Pakistan played better than us". " Pakistan also improved with the bat after slumping to 164 all out against India ".

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WIndows 10's controversial WiFi Sense makes an appearance in Apple's iOS 11

Other updates arriving with iOS 11 include new Loop and Bounce effects for photos, Apple Pay payments via Messages and Siri , and a "do not disturb" feature that can be enabled while driving. Once you have determined that your Apple device is compatible, visit the Apple Beta Program website and enrol yourself in the program. Simply tap your Apple Pencil on the Lock screen and start taking notes immediately.

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Arab powers add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism lists

Qatar firmly denies the allegations. In these statements, the emir called Palestinian militant group Hamas "the legitimate representative of the Palestinian people" and said that the country had "strong relations" with Iran - a Shia-majority country and a bitter rival of other Gulf nations, particularly Sunni-majority Saudi Arabia.

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Apple introduces HomePod, its entry into the home assistant market

Mark Gurman at Bloomberg News wrote earlier this year that the company didn't move ahead with features that would have given its Apple TV web-streaming product higher-quality video streaming and a video game controller in part because it didn't want to skimp on its profit margin.


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