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Play With TA Staff This Saturday During Overwatch's Free Play Weekend!

PT. Lead engineer Tim Ford and senior engineer Philip Orwig are present and correct to talk about the new, high bandwidth system that'll be used by Overwatch to more accurately measure and relay player actions (um, I think). Fans of " Overwatch " are now confused if Ana and Sombra are actually one character or two different heroes. The free " Overwatch " event has begun today since 11AM PT and will end by September 12, 4PM PT.

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Putin: Russia & US may reach agreement on Syria 'within next few days'

With the summit taking place after Britain's vote in June to exit the European Union and before the USA presidential election in November, G20 leaders had been expected to mount a defence of free trade and globalisation and warn against isolationism.

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What's Your Favourite Thing About Star Trek?

We'd like to hear your Star Trek stories and see your Star Trek-related pictures. "These reactions will be available to some Star Trek fans in the United States and Canada for a limited time, and will appear when you hover over the Like button on a post".

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United Nations chief urges action against North Korea as Security Council discusses sanctions

North Korea's latest test of an atomic weapon leaves the United States with an uncomfortable choice: stick with a policy of incremental sanctions that has failed to stop the country's nuclear advances, or pick among alternatives that range from the highly risky to the repugnant.

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Class of 2016 Hall of Famers enshrined in Springfield

He said growing up he dreamed he would once be as good as the legendry Dr. J or Julius Erving . "I'm embarrassed when people always introduce me as being in the Hall of Fame", Brown said. Im still finding my way.”. Joining them in the 10-member class will be Chinese star Yao Ming , WNBA star Sheryl Swoopes, longtime Michigan State coach Tom Izzo and National Basketball Association executive Jerry Reinsdorf, along with four posthumous inductees.

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FAA doesn't want Galaxy Note 7 phones on planes

Federal Aviation Administration said. "Although Samsung is the most recent company advising of faulty devices, others have issued similar recalls and warnings regarding lithium batteries in laptops over the last 12 months, so the industry is familiar with and equipped to manage such situations", the IATA said.

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So... You Want to Trade in Your iPhone for the 7

The iPhone 7 Plus is more attractive not just because of the bigger screen, but because of the dual lens camera . If market watchers don't know the numbers no one will know that the phone is not selling well at all, simply that it has just sold out.

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Appeals court blocks proof-of-citizenship voting requirement

Earlier this year, the often-smug Kobach had assured people that the courts would uphold his attempt to make it harder to vote. "All eligible Americans deserve the opportunity to register and vote without obstacles". The 2-1 ruling late Friday is a victory for voting rights groups who sued a USA election official after he changed proof-of-citizenship requirements on the federal registration form at the behest of the three states.

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Philippines will pursue independent foreign policy: Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte subsequently issued a statement expressing regret that Obama was offended. Obama said he shook hands with President Duterte before the gala dinner Wednesday night at the ASEAN Summit. The Republican nominee said Russian President Vladimir Putin has been a better leader than Obama and that USA generals have been "reduced to rubble" on the commander-in-chief's watch.

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Persona 5 PS4 slim bundle announced for Japan

While the PlayStation 4 Pro isn't due to be released until November, the slim PS4 will be with us much sooner - on the 16 September 2016 for us in the United Kingdom, to be more specific. Despite not launching until the 16 September, both GAME and Amazon UK are offering users the opportunity to pre-order the console for £259, making it essentially the same price as the current PlayStation 4.

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Gowdy: 'Stunning' to Grant Immunity to 'Triggerman' Who Deleted Clinton Emails

Yes, it would seem a second involved person in the deletion of Hillary Clinton's emails has been granted a pass by the Obama administration - House Republicans and the Benghazi Committee are calling for further investigation into this matter, saying it is obstruction of justice.

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The 20 best GIFs of Allen Iverson's National Basketball Association career

Fans gathered outside the Symphony Hall in downtown Springfield, Massachusetts . Shaq acknowledged that even for himself, one of the biggest centers in the league, Yao's size still made him a hard matchup. "I love you, too", Iverson responded. He said Georgetown coach John Thompson saved his life. "(After) the incident happened in high school and all that was taken away.no other schools would recruit me anymore", Iverson recalled.

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At least 24 killed in Syria airstrikes

Mithat Sancar suggested that the U.S. and Turkey could have reached an informal agreement that while the Turkish military remains in areas close to Jarablus and does not move deeper into the Syrian territory, there will be no direct confrontation with other forces, including the Kurds.

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Mario jumps to Apple iOS with exclusive platformer

Nintendo announced a new game called Super Mario Run that will be available exclusively on iOS as of now and will be available to download for a fixed price later this year. During the game's presentation, gameplay was demonstrated live while Miyamoto explained how it maintained the feel of traditional Mario titles, and could even be played one-handed.

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FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones on Planes Due to Exploding Batteries

But how can you be sure that the new Galaxy Note 7 unit you bought is safe from all sought of issues? Some outlets had reported that consumers should be able to return the Galaxy Note 7 to the store where they were purchased, but Samsung hasn't released any details saying so.

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Air Force Secures Cape Canaveral After SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion

First responders said there were no human casualties due to the unexpected explosion. It says in a report by BBC News , the rocket's payload was an Israeli-built communications satellite for Facebook. The communications satellite was meant to be placed in geostationary orbit over the African continent as the first major step in this plan. Smoke billowed from the pad where the AMOS-6 satellite was to be launched Saturday morning.

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NASA sends to OSIRIS-REx probe to the asteroid Bennus

An Atlas V rocket just successfully launched NASA's OSIRIS-REx vehicle into space from Cape Canaveral, Florida, initiating the spacecraft's journey to grab a sample from an asteroid and bring it back to Earth. Puzio was awarded the title of the Planetary Society-run contest three years back to rename the asteroid target of OSIRIS-REx, which was called 1999 RQ36.

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Facebook backtracks on 'napalm girl' censorship and reinstates the iconic photo

Egeland's post discussed "seven photographs that changed the history of warfare" - a group to which the "napalm girl" image certainly belongs. When Egeland subsequently posted his shocked reaction to the removal of the "napalm girl" photo, he found his account suspended.

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EU finance ministers line up behind tax ruling against Apple

As a outcome, companies such as Apple that take advantage of friendly tax regimes may have to look elsewhere for future investments, warn experts. EU Finance Ministers will discuss the proposal when they meet in Bratislava this weekend.

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Arrested women directed from IS terrorists in Syria: Paris prosecutor

A top French intelligence official earlier predicted future terrorist attacks would be carried out through auto bombings and other explosives, in contrast to the attacks last November in the French capital, carried out by gunmen wearing suicide belts.

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IS attack kills civilians returning to Syria

The operation was launched on August 24 when Free Syrian Army forces backed by Turkey liberated Jarabulus from IS. The tank was hit during clashes in the Tel Al-Hawa region in northern Syria, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported, quoting the army statement.

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Pence Backs Trump: 'Inarguable' that Putin's a Stronger Leader than Obama

Earlier on Wednesday, Trump pledged to increase USA military spending - already at levels far higher than any other nation - and to demand a plan to beat the Islamic State group (IS) if he becomes president. "I'm not going to sit up here and do the tit-for-tat on what Donald said last night or the night before and Hillary vs. Donald". But much of her address was an amplification of her earlier attack on Trump for what she called insulting answers during the forum the night before.

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Turkey expects to clinch ceasefire in Aleppo together with US, Russia

What did Trump have to say about making attacks on America for a Russian audience? Clinton on Thursday said Trump's comment was "not just unpatriotic and insulting to the people of our country, as well as to our commander in chief, it is scary".

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Media doesn't ask Clinton about emails

The FBI in July closed the agency's yearlong investigation into whether Clinton and her top aides mishandled classified information that flowed through the private email server located in the basement of her NY home. The FBI documents also indicated that Clinton used 13 mobile devices and, in more than one instance, an aide destroyed her smartphone with a hammer.

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NASA's OSIRIS-REx is off to nick some rocks from asteroid Bennu

The two-year journey is expected to end in 2023, when the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft drops off the capsule containing the asteroid sample into the Earth's atmosphere. Image: Nasa's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft was successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida. During a prelaunch news conference on Tuesday, September 6, OSIRIS-REx principal investigator Dante Lauretta said, "Sample return is really at forefront of planetary exploration".

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Nintendo gains more than Apple from Apple's launch

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the game, Super Mario Run, before being joined by Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto who provided details about the game. An Android version of the game is planned to release at a later point, Nintendo told Kotaku . First mode is the challenging courses for beginners that should be completed.

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No. 17 Tennessee, Virginia Tech meet in 'Battle at Bristol'

It's going to be hard to top the opening week of college football, right? The morning after the August 21 NASCAR Sprint Cup race, 450 truckloads of rock and sand evened out the bowl-shaped infield. Is this something we should do all the time or is it just a flawless storm with 2 close teams that are passionate about football. The largest crowd ever to see a college football game - at least 150,000 - is expected to descend on the speedway for the spectacle featuring UT and Virginia ...

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Device unannounced during Apple Event, might be unveiled within the year?

Because of the MacBook Air's absence at the last September 7 event, the reports also speculate that the Cupertino-based company may launch the upgraded laptop in October. But one device that was obviously left out to utter disappointment from fans and observers is that MacBook Pro 2016. However, since Apple has already featured the Skylake chipset for its other MacBook lineups, it will have to add details to make the new MacBook Pro a standout.

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11 iPhone 7 Pre-Order Tips

You'll need two forms of ID, plus a credit card and your Social Security number (they will run a new credit check). But that means you will have to charge your earphones before you leave the house, too. Sprint , in particular, last year launched its iPhone Forever program, which gives people who lease an iPhone from Sprint the right to trade in for a new one every year .

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IPhone 7 and 7 Plus to available in India from October 7

Apple has finally officially released the iPhone 7 and people are already caught up in the hype attached to it. Be patient, Apple fans: You might not get your new iPhone for a while. The latest iPhones are all about the cameras. The Verge reports that Apple has a $49 attachable lightning dock that will give you the ability to plug in your phone and your headphones at the same time.

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PRRD to meet with Indonesian president Widodo at Merdeka palace

President Barack Obama says the US wants to work constructively with Southeast Asian nations to lower tensions with China in the South China Sea. At around 4:00 PM, President Duterte will be given arrival honors at Istana Merdeka, one of the six presidential palaces in Indonesia.

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Note 7 bans spreading

It is the first large-scale recall of one of Samsung's top range phones. For Samsung , which prides itself on manufacturing prowess, the scale of the recall is expected to be unprecedented. Concerned over the growing battery explosion fears, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a warning not to charge or switch on Note 7 on board aircraft.

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Watch Our Incredible Footage of OSIRIS-REx Being Launched Towards an Asteroid

Ceres, one of the most intriguing objects in the solar system, is gushing water vapor from its frigid surface into space, scientists said on Wednesday in a finding that raises questions about whether it might be hospitable to life. OSIRIS-Rex, short for Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer is a 14 year mission . The spacecraft will travel to the 101955 Bennu asteroid and collect a sample and make other observations before returning to Earth ...

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Wawrinka faces Djokovic in US Open final

The top seed completed just his third match in six rounds at this U.S. Open, having been given a walkover in the second round as well as retirements in the third round and quarter-finals. Open final. I knew I could fight for three, four, five hours. "Well, it was a odd match", said Djokovic, who will face No. 3 Stan Wawrinka in Sunday's final, "as it always is, I guess, when you play Gael, who is a very unpredictable player".

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Paris prosecutor: Terror plot directed by ISIS

The French interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, had said of the three women detained on Thursday that they were "radicalised and fanaticised" and believed to have been preparing "new and imminent violent action". The first couple arrested, a 34-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman, have been held since Tuesday and are known to the security services for links to radical Islamists.


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