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Obama to attend fundraiser in Martha's Vineyard

On Monday, the commander-in-chief teed it up with NBA MVP Stephen Curry. After keeping his handicap a secret for years - when a reporter once asked what he shot at TPC Sawgrass, he replied "classified" - Obama disclosed to Golf Channel's David Feherty his number.

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WATCH THIS: BMW ad mocks Tesla Model 3

I'll admit this one is a little more effective with me with its approach to "driving" and "performance", but ultimately both ads are laughably bad when you consider what Tesla has managed to do with the Model 3. Lexus differentiates with a design language so different it's actually appalling, and Tesla does it with obvious aerodynamic styling and gimmicks like AutoPilot and Ludicrous Mode, and people love it.

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Mazda3 Raises the Standard with G-Vectoring Control, Refined Performance

Drivers of cars with GVC benefit from the accurate handling of their vehicle even in slippery conditions. The top-level Mazda6 GT gains a new Premium package, which adds more luxury bits such as Nappa leather, LED interior lighting and heated rear seats, among other tweaks.

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Now, a battery that can dissolve in 30 minutes

Though generally the electronic devices are made keeping in mind that they will be last long and will be used for a longer period of time but it looks like "transient electronics" has defied this statement and are specially designed in such a way that they can degrade themselves in the presence of environmental elements such as light, moisture, heat etc whenever they have completed their work.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 ready for pre-order in U.S., price revealed

Similar to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, the Galaxy Note 7 is also IP68 rated water and dust resistant. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will make its official debut tomorrow , and when it does, it'll become the new star of Samsung's Android lineup.

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Rio Olympics: Japan Shock New Zealand in Massive Rugby Sevens Upset

The favourites outscored the Kiwis by four tries to three, two of them crucially coming either side of half-time when star New Zealand winger Portia Woodman was in the sin bin for a deliberate knock-on. “I am still shocked, to be honest. "And that's a massive strength of his and it's exciting when he does get the ball". The proud parents of the gold-winning women's rugby sevens team have pledged to get matching tattoos to celebrate their daughters' achievements.

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5.1 quake rattles Northern California, no damage reported

The quakes were within a 15,000 square mile area of interest identified earlier in the year by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. It struck shortly after 6 a.m. People in Cushing reported feeling both quakes. "And then, it pushed really hard, very similarly to the '89 quake where it was like being pushed in a swing...being pushed back and forth".

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Scientists just discovered a distressing new birth defect associated with Zika

Lead researcher Vanessa van der Linden of the Barão de Lucena Hospital in Recife argues that 'congenital Zika virus syndrome, ' a disease that describes birth defects caused by exposure to Zika virus in the womb, causes more than just microcephaly.

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Here's Bill Bailey playing No Man's Sky

A player by the name of TheSadCactus noticed that he'd landed on a planet that had been discovered by another player. "To be super clear - No Man's Sky is not a multiplayer game ". Some mixed marketing messages have meant some players are sure they'll be able to exist in the same space, to enjoy each other's company. The clearly intentful vagueness of No Man's Sky's marketing implies that this is not a mistake, and the game is in fact a single player experience.

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Lok Sabha passes bill for higher compensation to workers

The Maternity Benefit Bill would be the second bill to be introduced by the Labour Ministry in Parliament after Employees Compensation Bill, which was introduced in Lok Sabha last week. According to the bill, driving without insurance will be punishable with Rs 2,000 fine and/or three- month imprisonment, while driving a two-wheeler without helmet will attract Rs 2,000 fine and 3-month suspension of license.

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Autonomous Chevrolet Bolt Performs Tests In Arizona

Cruise Automation, the autonomous driving methods firm just lately acquired by Common Motors, is losing no time, increasing the testing of its newest self-driving automotive, the long-range Chevy Bolt EV. The cars were also being tested on the streets of San Francisco. General Motors' upcoming Chevrolet Bolt EV is bound to be launched this October.

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Next iPhone will have dual cameras, no headphone jack

These new models will also run the previously announced iOS, the enhanced iPhone software. Both Watches are expected to have faster processors and be more waterproof. Get ready! Apple iPhone7 is just round the corner and the Smartphone will be having a pressure-sensitive home button like never seen before, reveal tech rumors! But considering the rumors that have surfaced suggest that is not exactly the case.

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Rod to start Thursday for Yankees at Fenway Park

Girardi said he never considered pinch-hitting Rodriguez for Aaron Hicks in the ninth. Rick Porcello continued to dominate at Fenway Park, and fans had to settle for a Red Sox victory without an appearance by Alex Rodriguez . "It's something I've dreamt of, not just since being drafted but since I was a little kid", Benintendi said. For some stupid reason the benches proceeded to empty as Porcello and Headley, but little came of it other than an out.

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No Man's Sky launches Friday, and there's a big day one update

There are now three different paths to take throughout the game. Essentially, " The Three Paths " will function as the choice and outcome system of " No Man's Sky ", meaning that choices made by the players in the early parts of the game will have significant impact later on as they continue playing.

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Massive solar storm in 1967 nearly took US to brink of war

The bright region in the top-centre region of brightness shows the area where the large flare occurred. Nearly 50 years ago in 1967, a powerful solar storm bombarded Earth that not only resulted in the jamming of many radar and radio communications, but put our planet on the brink of World War III.

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Bethesda Undecided On Nintendo NX Support

Although unable to fully commit, Bethesda's vice president Pete Hines has now said both Shinji Mikami's scarefest and first-person shooter Rage have done enough to merit sequels. The project has been in development for over a year so we could see an announcement soon. Game Freak is also reportedly developing a Pokemon game for Nintendo NX which is just timely considering the spectacular success of Niantic's Pokemon GO AR game for the Android and the iOS platform.

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First Brazil gold medal spurs last-minute ticket sales at Olympics

A sports psychology coach who works with US gymnasts Simone Biles and Laurie Hernandez , as well as a handful of other athletes competing in Rio, Andrews made the unforgivable mistake of waiting for the prime-time broadcast of Sunday's women's gymnastics qualification.

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Delta: Flight cancellations, delays Tuesday after outage

Delta's challenge Tuesday was to find enough seats on planes during the busy summer vacation season to accommodate the tens of thousands of passengers whose flights were scrubbed. Delta passengers endured hundreds more canceled and delayed flights as the carrier slogged through day two of its recovery from the meltdown. Even brief outages can snarl traffic and cause long delays.

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Phelps, Lochte lead U.S. to fourth straight 4x200 freestyle gold

He combined with Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and Ryan Lochte to swim 7:00.66, which easily defeated Great Britain's 7:03.13. Cseh began to fade, with Le Clos moving into second at the 150 metre-mark but the South African could not match Phelps in the final lap, with the American punching the air in delight after stepping out.

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Microsoft Bringing 'Delivery Optimization' with Windows 10 Version 1607

As you may recall, Microsoft shipped Windows 10 version 1607 earlier this month for PCs and tablets, HoloLens, and IoT, and it shipped a related Summer Update for Xbox One . However, what we've seen in prior reports is that Microsoft plans to launch new devices in the first half of 2017 (spring?) alongside the Redstone 2 update that will showcase specific new features.

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Julian Edelman: Rapoport: Edelman injury doesn't look serious

While this is an early examination, it is certainly good news for the Patriots and Edelman, who had offseason surgery in May to fix a broken bone he suffered during last year's regular season game against the New York Giants . "I don't know what happened to him but he's a big part of what we do here", said Patriots Captain Devin McCourty. The Patriots are concerned that Edelman is not fully recovered.

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Trump Appears To Suggest 'Second Amendment People' Could Stop Clinton

Yet Trump has shown little ability to moderate his approach for any significant period of time . Some, though, insisted that Trump has right, as well as might, on his side. These have persuaded me to come around on this, but luckily the Trump folks themselves are not defending it as "just a joke". Clinton's campaign manager, Robby Mook, called the comments "dangerous".

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Sensex gets back into green as RS clears GST Bill

The Narendra Modi government has made a decision to bring the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in the Lok Sabha on 8 August. The constitutional amendment will enable both the Centre and the States to simultaneously levy the GST, which will subsume all indirect taxes now levied, including excise duties and service tax.

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Britney Spears Gives Fans an Inside Look at Her Hawaiian Family Getaway

Her silky blonde hair was styled in the signature 90's look with two high pigtails and bangs that swept across her forehead. He responded to Britney's tweet on Tuesday thanking her for the shout-out saying: 'It was a fun three days. He added: 'And it definitely succeeded in doing that. The 34-year-old singer was bound to set pulses racing as she soaked up the sun in a barely-there bikini during an idle day on the beach.

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Instagram is testing a "Save Draft" feature

Then you'll probably like the sound of a new feature the company's now putting through its paces. However, it appears that this rollout was just a test - in fact, one user even complained that they used to have the feature, then it disappeared again.

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Preview For Tonight's Smackdown Tapings. Alexa Bliss Celebrates a Birthday

Randy Orton def. Alberto Del Rio by DQ after Alberto Del Rio hits Randy Orton with a steel chair. The other post-SmackDown match saw WWE Champion Dean Ambrose defeat Bray Wyatt by disqualification in the dark main event. - Alexa Bliss turns 25 years old today. Which was all that Alexa needed to take down Becky with a Twisted Bliss off the top rope for a Smackdown victory.

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"This is Fu Yuanhui's Olympics", say foreign media

China's Fu Yuanhui has become an internet sensation for her priceless reaction upon finding out she'd won bronze in the 100m backstroke final. The 20-year-old put in an even more impressive display in the final as she set another personal best.

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Ford recalls 830000 vehicles for door latches

Dealers will replace all latches in the recall states. Ford says that the problem stems from a spring tab in the affected door latches which have exhibited a tendency to break, possibly sending the door swinging open while the vehicle is in motion.

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YouTube Star Gigi Gorgeous Was Detained In Dubai Because She's Transgender!

She was allegedly told by an immigration officer: "I was told you are transgender. You can not come into the country", this is what the immigration officers at the airport in Dubai told the YouTube star. Gorgeous disputes those statements, calling them untrue. The 24-year-old online celebrity said that her passport was withheld and that she was trying to exit the country.

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New Images Suggest China Building Aircraft Hangars On Disputed Islands

The photos from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) show the construction of what seems to be hardened aircraft hangars at the three reefs. China is open to engaging in dialogue with the Philippines through various means, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday as former Philippine president Fidel Ramos spent his third day in Hong Kong trying to mend fences with Beijing.

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Man shot and killed playing 'Pokemon Go' in San Francisco

No one has so far offered a description of the shooter, but "there's a good chance someone saw something", says a US Park Police officer. "He was a pitcher but he was asking me if he could hit batting practice", Klein said. Park Police tip line at (415) 561-5150. "Whether that was a factor, it's all still under investigation". No suspect is in custody. Riley graduated from San Mateo's Junipero Serra High School and was a baseball pitcher at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton.

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Oil Holds Slide as Increasing U.S. Crude Supplies Add to Glut

The Nasdaq composite index added 12 points, or 0.2 percent, to 5,225. DASHED EXPECTATIONS: Allergan PLC slid 2.8 percent after the Botox-maker's second-quarter revenue fell short of Wall Street's forecasts. SAPPED: Several oil and gas companies were trading lower. Gap sank 6.3 percent after reporting lower sales in the second quarter and in July. ONLINE PLAY: Wal-Mart Stores slipped about 1 percent after the retail giant agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com for $3 ...

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Sony Putting ARK: Survival Evolved on Hold Until It's Finished

Sony has yet to offer such a program, which lets players try out a game before they are officially complete, which perhaps explains why they're hesitant to allow Ark: Survival Evolved to release in the state that it is in. The game later made its way to Xbox One through Microsoft's Game Preview Programme, and remains in-development with no clear release date. Studio Wildcard even teased fans by revealing they have been working on a PS4 version that is apparently running well internally at ...

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Seagate built a whopping 60TB SSD that it aims ship next year

These bridge chips allow the SSD controller to communicate with far more NAND dies than would typically be allowed without the bridge chips. What's special about this drive is that it's rated with a maximum active average power draw of just 15W.

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Hello Games Developing New Title After No Man's Sky?

Gamers should expect that their character will be fighting against any creature present on the universe, which includes but is not limited to aliens, animals, spaceships and sentinels. Two players, TheSadCactus and Psytokat attempted to meet up on the same planet, but when they got to the same spot, neither could see the other. They noticed that while it was day time on the planet for one of them, the other stood at the same spot in the dark of night.


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