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SpaceX Dragon Splash Down Off California Coast

This baby has had nearly no problems, which is an incredible feat, considering it's the first reuse of a Dragon vehicle". It said: "The astronauts are almost done loading Dragon with time-sensitive research samples and used station hardware for analysis on Earth by scientists and engineers".

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Flagstaff Hotshots emerge from Goodwin Fire with two fawns

Fire crews continue to work the northern and western flanks of the fire, which now has a perimeter of 62 miles. U.S. Forest Service personnel stationed inside the tower also reported the incident. Those aircraft, including three very large DC-10s, were protecting the ground crews. For almost an hour, aircraft remained grounded. Yesterday afternoon, an off-duty YCSO deputy spotted Carpenter's van on Willow Creek Road in Prescott.

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Will iPhone 8 ditch Touch ID entirely for facial recognition instead?

However, well-regarded KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that another path is possible with the iPhone 8: the complete lack of Touch ID . But Kuo cites "weakened scan-through performance" and the fact that "the full-screen design doesn't work with existing capacitive fingerprint recognition" as reasons for Touch ID's omission on the iPhone 8 .

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GST Invoice And Bill Format Released As Tax Reform Sweeps Nation

Q: What is GST and how is it going to affect the States and small businessmen and big corporate? The government published lists last month showing nearly every item for sale in India , from shampoo to tea to automobiles, should be taxed within four broad categories - at rates of 5 percent, 12 percent, 18 percent or 28 percent.

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LG's New Tablet Is 'As Light As A Can Of Soda'

The tablet comes in Dark Brown colour and will be available exclusively at LG U Plus stores. The name of LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE already confirms the display size. The G Pad IV sports a 5-megapixel in the rear and front camera. Further, the new tablet supports a list of connectivity options, such as Bluetooth V4.2, Dual Bank (2.4/5GHz), Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, MicroUSB, 4G LTE, Micro cast, etc.

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The Surface Mini Is The Bullet Microsoft Dodged

Yes, that's from way back in 2014, but anything similar that Microsoft releases now is sure to be very, very different from what the Surface Mini was supposed to be. The one drawback of the Surface Mini is it wouldn't come with a cover type keyboard like the other Surface models have. The images attest to that, even showing a pen loop at the rear of the kickstand.

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Microsoft Prepares To Trim Sales Jobs

But it will be focused on the company's sales organization, and it's aimed at improving the way it sells its cloud services and software. According to TechCrunch's report, Microsoft has declined to comment on the topic. Microsoft had also added to the payroll about 1,000 salespersons with specialties in selling Cloud-computing products, Althoff had earlier said .

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BJP trampling women's confidence: Cong on transferred UP cop

Shreshta Thakur who was posted in Siyana, Bulandshahar, has been transferred to Bahraich after local BJP leaders complained against her. Thakur was taking Lodhi to the district court when BJP workers started protesting. It seems the BJP leaders took her words seriously and indeed approached Yogi Adityanath for an action against the honest police officer. Later, when they misbehaved with the DSP and other police personnel, the DSP arrested the BJP leader along with four of his supporters for ...

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National Hockey League free agency: Joe Thornton reportedly re-signs with Sharks

Throughout the day, it was rumoured that the Leafs were interested in Marleau and his teammate Joe Thornton . Thornton missed the last two games of the 2016-17 season after suffering an ACL / MCL injury that required surgery on April 2, but he returned to the ice for Game 3 of the Sharks Stanley Cup playoff series with the Edmonton Oilers, playing four games on his injured-left knee.

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NDA President pick Ram Nath Kovind meets Puducherry Legislators, assured support

Rangasamy later told media persons that "our party is giving unconditional support to the NDA candidate". Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has called the presidential election "a fight of ideologies and principles". The former chief minister hailed Kovind for his administrative abilities and said if Amma were alive, she would have supported Kovind's candidature.

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New Group of Turkish Troops Arrives in Qatar

Qatar has drawn the ire of gulf states for years for failing to toe the Saudi-imposed line on Iran, acting as both a major trade partner to the nation and a supporter of its nuclear program. "The demands must be realistic and enforceable and otherwise are unacceptable". The minister will explore the challenges and prospects for resolving the Gulf crisis, and comment on the list of demands presented by the Saudi-led coalition, it added.

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Waymo strikes deal for Avis to manage autonomous cars fleet

As a result, share prices in Avis soared, jumping up 21% to $29. While Waymo already has a well-developed self-driving system that it will be integrating into Chrysler Pacifica minivans that it will rent from Avis, Apple is renting Lexus SUVs to do what Waymo did five years ago before it created the dome-shaped self-driving Google Cars.

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India transforms taxation with nationwide GST rollout

The historic GST subsumes 17 indirect taxes such as numerous central and state levies of excise, value added tax, sales tax, octroi and luxury tax on goods and services to levy a uniform tax rate for the entire country. The government has spent the past three months negotiating the details of the policy but key aspects are yet to be agreed. Some of its demands include a rollback of taxes on textiles and packaged grains, and a switch to quarterly filing of tax returns instead of the ...

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Trump Optimistic Senate Health Care Bill Gains Support Needed

The deficit would be reduced $321 billion by 2026, the CBO found, compared to $337 billion in deficit reduction in the House bill . SHAPIRO: Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell hopes to get a vote on this bill by the end of the week before lawmakers go home for their Fourth of July recess.

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Moto X4: The first non-Google device to receive Project Fi

The arrival of the Moto X4 on Project Fi would be notable for a few reasons. Though it's not an end of all problems, Google's little concern towards Project Fi is indeed a sign of progress. It's also worth noting that the Moto X4 will be Motorola's first "X"-branded phone since the Moto X Force in November 2015". All told, however, please take caution in reading these leaks and rumors, as some might turn out to be inaccurate.

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Tillerson blows up at top White House aide

White House spokesman Michael Short blamed some of the staffing delays on "obstruction" from Senate Democrats and said that many diplomatic positions need careful vetting. In the early days of the administration, Trump rejected Tillerson's pick of Elliott Abrams , who had served under two Republican presidents yet published an op-ed critical of Trump, as his deputy.

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Sharif directs for accelerated diplomatic efforts amid Indo-Pak crisis

The meeting was attended by senior FO officials along with PM s advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz. In a statement, he said name of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was not in the Panama Papers. He also stressed on Pakistan's stand on maintaining peaceful relations with its neighbours. "But that encouragement is now meaningless if the United States aligns itself with India on the Kashmir dispute", the Dawn said in an editorial.

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Council's checks after Grenfell Tower blaze

It is important for everyone that the inquiry should establish as quickly as possible the cause of the fire and how it was able to spread so quickly to the whole of the building. London Mayor Sadiq Khan told Sky the decision was "madness" . He added: "It is clear the community has lost trust in the council". Test results and progress on works will also be scrutinised by tenants, leaseholders and the Council's housing committee.

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Facebook will help you to find free Wi-Fi throughout the world

In developed markets like the USA, that could mean more remote, rural locations, but in emerging markets, it's an even more powerful tool as users often have limited data plans, and spotty cellular coverage in general. Yeah, I still have those bubbles. Facebook is available for free on the App Store . Facebook reps told us Find Wi-Fi tested well in places with weak networks, however.

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NASA issue statement on extraordinary claims 'child slave colony exists on Mars'

Yes. Someone has accused NASA of being ringleaders of a child slave colony on Mars . Robert David Steele , a former U.S. presidential candidate for the Reform Party, was speaking to InfoWars host Alex Jones when he made the freaky comments.

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Noteworthy Buzzer: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Analysts, on average, seem bullish as they suggest HTZ is worth $5.58 more, giving a target price of $17 a share. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $24.00 price target on shares of Hertz Global Holdings in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st.

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Bulsatcom's BulgariaSat-1 satellite set for June 23 launch

The company has been contracted to launch BulgariaSat-1, the country's first communications satellite created to transmit television programming to the Balkans and southeastern Europe. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk cautioned that the booster may not make it back because of re-entry force and heat in Brevard County. We are not done there with SpaceX because another rocket will be taking off in California this weekend.

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Moto X Style starts to receive the delicious Nougat update

The update will be available via OTA, and if you can't wait for it, you can always do it manually by heading to the setting of the device and select System update. You can download the update from the source link below. The Moto M was the popular device, and it sports 5.5 inches Full HD Super AMOLED display, powered by the MediaTek Helio P15 SoC clocked at 2.2 GHz coupled with Mali-T860 MP2 GPU.

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Trump Adds Health-Care Fireworks to the Fourth of July

Sasse, in a separate statement, said if there isn't a health deal by 10 July, when the Senate returns to session, Trump should call on Congress to "immediately repeal as much of Obamacare as is possible under congressional budget reconciliation rules".

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Porsche 911 GT2 RS Photos Leaked

Coupled with 750Nm (a total 59kW/50Nm over its predecessor), the 911 GT2 RS is claimed to be able to pull its 1470kg mass to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds. Available to order now and priced from £207,506, this new 911 is the first GT2 model to be launched since 2010 and the fourth to enter production since its introduction to the Porsche line-up in 1995.

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Race is on to pass Senate health care bill despite industry opposition

Senators like Paul don't feel the bill goes far enough in actually repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act . She complained that the bill would repeal the ACA's tax penalty for not buying insurance without an alternative mechanism for prodding younger, healthier people to buy coverage.

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Goodness Gracious, Great Fidget Spinners of Fire

Kimberly Allums told WBRC that her son "noticed that it burst into flames and he just started screaming". Denise Turner-Stewart, Surrey County Council's Cabinet Member for Communities, said: " Fidget spinners have become a huge playground craze but some manufacturers seem to be attempting to cash in on soaring demand by making poor quality and potentially unsafe versions of these popular toys".

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Indian police arrest four over Muslim teen's murder

Citizen protests will be held in Delhi , Kolkata, Hyderabad, Thiruvananthapuram and Bengaluru simultaneously on Wednesday, the filmmaker, Saba Dewan, said , adding that it reflected the "anger and grief" of the people. "India is a place for everyone", Dutta said. And in some, the pretext of cows was used for committing heinous crimes, as in the gang rape of two young women and murder of their two relatives in Mewat, Haryana.

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StarCraft Remastered Gets Release Date And Price; Preorders Now Open

The game will retail for $14.99, which isn't a bad price considering the asking price for most remastered games that have come out recently. It's fairly reasonable as far as pricing as well: the whole package, which includes a remastered StarCraft and the Brood War expansion, will set you back $21.95 .

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Rio Tinto Holders Overwhelmingly Favour Unit Sale To Yancoal

Yancoal's improved offer, made on Sunday, was for a total consideration of USD2.69 billion, with USD2.45 billion in cash payable on completion and USD240 million in unconditional guaranteed royalty payments, of which USD200 million will be received before the end of 2018.

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Now the EcoBoost Mustang Has Line-Lock for Smoky Four-Cylinder Burnouts

In previous years, line lock was limited to the V-8 Mustang GT. The feature is available with either the 10-speed SelectShift automatic or six-speed manual transmission. Mustangs with the new-for-2018 optional 12-inch digital gauge cluster additionally can show a graphic of a spinning and smoking tire that displays when line lock is engaged.

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Petya Ransomware: How It Works And How To Beat It

And he said it would probably be worse than WannaCry . The attack Tuesday popped up in government systems in Kiev , then disabled operations at companies including Rosneft PJSC, advertiser WPP Plc, and the Chernobyl nuclear facility.

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Netflix now offers Dolby Atmos 3D sound, but there's a catch

When Netflix entered Okja and Noah Baumbach's The Meyerowitz Stories in competition at Cannes, it caused an uproar that led to the changing of festival rules. Bong says the animal creation that is Okja can best be described as having the body of a hippo and the head of a manatee, the marine mammal closely related to Australia's dugong.

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Crash Bandicoot Gets in On the Fidget Spinner Craze

But as the recent nostalgic Crash Bandicoot N' Sane Trilogy commercials showed, Sony, Activision and their retail partners are happy to embrace that silly side of the series in order to promote the game. But the remasters carry all this off flawlessly, to the point where the game handles better now than it ever did on the PlayStation 1. If you haven't already figured it out, I love this set and maybe I'm bias, because I loved these games during their original release, but I can ...

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The iPhone turns 10; It's isolated us, not united us

Apple is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its original iPhone , the product that launched a new age of smart phones. Apple upgraded the original iPhone in 2008 with a complete redesign and support for 3G networks finally allowing users to download files and surf the web faster.


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