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Trump considering two women for Supreme Court; will announce pick July 9

Trump considering two women for Supreme Court; will announce pick July 9

Henry McMaster and Rep. Dan Donovan, of NY, prevailed in primaries Tuesday. Kennedy personally delivered his retirement letter to the White House on Wednesday afternoon, after he told his fellow...

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'Nasty' heat wave ahead for region

'Nasty' heat wave ahead for region

On Sunday , the sun will rise at 6:01:43 a.m. and set at 9:07:18 p.m. Unfortunately, Friday and Saturday are expected to be almost as hot, with highs in the mid to upper 90s. Some residents are...

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US Supreme Court judge to retire

US Supreme Court judge to retire

His departure will leave four justices appointed by Democrat presidents and four by Republicans. The left, clearly hoping for some sort of an upset in the Senate races in the fall, wants to invoke t...

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BNSF: Estimated 230000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment

BNSF: Estimated 230000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment

Tank cars carrying crude oil are shown derailed about a mile south of Doon, Iowa, Friday, June 22, 2018. Governor Adam Gregg listen to flood victims while visiting the northwest Iowa flood regions a...

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Ikpeazu advocates for social orientation,legislation in combating plastic pollution

Ikpeazu advocates for social orientation,legislation in combating plastic pollution

Islamabad-Oxfam in Pakistan and its partner Indus Consortium launched a campaign to tackle plastic pollution in Pakistan. "The Government of Canada will continue to drive progress on the environment...

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NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Chemical Building Blocks For Life On Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Chemical Building Blocks For Life On Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has discovered chemicals the agency considers to be the "building blocks" of basic life forms in soil found on Mars, the aerospace agency announced Thursday. The organic-rich...

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Kovind, Naidu, Modi urge people to beat plastic pollution

Kovind, Naidu, Modi urge people to beat plastic pollution

Beat plastic pollution . World Environment Day . The UN World Environment Day was established by the UN General Assembly in 1972 on the first day of the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environm...

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Lions, Tigers, a Jaguar and a Bear: Zoo Escape Grips Germany

Lions, Tigers, a Jaguar and a Bear: Zoo Escape Grips Germany

According to Sky News , it's unclear what circumstances lead to the bear's death. Those living nearby have also been asked to report any sightings of the big cats, now loose in Western Germany. A be...

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Holiday crowds head for shelter, Florida Panhandle awaits Alberto

Holiday crowds head for shelter, Florida Panhandle awaits Alberto

A water spout, a unsafe vortex of wind and water, was spotted late Sunday about 7 miles off shore of Alligator Point, Florida, said Roth. Subtropical storms can strengthen into tropical storms, but ...

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Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity Display launching in India on May 21

Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity Display launching in India on May 21

For the last three quarters, Samsung's smartphone shipments have come down drastically owing to Xiaomi's popular Redmi series phones and now, the tech giant is planning to bring a feature-rich Ga...

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PlayStation Vita is Officially Dead as Sony Ends Production

PlayStation Vita is Officially Dead as Sony Ends Production

In an e-mail to Kotaku , the company announced that developers must submit all Vita product code requests by June 28, along with final purchase orders by February 15, 2019. Of course, that doesn't in...

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Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight

Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight

It's passing closer than large asteroids typically do, but remember, when you're talking about space, "close" is a relative term. "Only very few objects of that size have ever been seen coming close...

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SpaceX Aborts Upgraded Falcon 9 Rocket Launch 58 Seconds Before Liftoff

The first stage of SpaceX's first Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket sits on the deck of the drone ship "Of Course I Still Love You" just after acing its landing on May 11, 2018. The first crewed flights of ...

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Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup

Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup

Marcus sits on the board of directors of Coinbase , an exchange for cryptocurrency (which uses the blockchain as its underlying technology ), and joined Facebook from PayPal in 2014. Javier ...

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The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

A customer checks an iPhone 7 inside the new Apple store Saint-Germain during the first opening day on December 03, 2016 in Paris, France. It seems to be fix season for Apple , as the company...

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My 2 cents: Some facts about Cinco de Mayo

My 2 cents: Some facts about Cinco de Mayo

They say celebrating this day with their guests has been a tradition for many years now. Here's some facts about Cinco de Mayo which commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battl...

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Waymo self-driving car crashes in Arizona

Waymo self-driving car crashes in Arizona

Chandler police said the Waymo van was in autonomous mode with an occupant behind the wheel at the time of the crash. In February, Uber settled a lawsuit with Alphabet, the parent company of Waymo...

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Xiaomi Chooses Hong Kong For The Biggest IPO Since 2014

Xiaomi Chooses Hong Kong For The Biggest IPO Since 2014

Other recent major China capital markets roles for CC have included the firm's work on the $1.1bn Hong Kong IPO of Tencent Holdings subsidiary China Literature's a year ago. "Apart from being some of ...

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After controversial earnings call, Tesla Unlocks 7 per Cent Farther down

After controversial earnings call, Tesla Unlocks 7 per Cent Farther down

Tesla posted its biggest-ever quarterly loss when it announced first-quarter results on Wednesday. The CEO of Tesla hosted the company's latest earnings call Wednesday in which he brushed analyst...

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Allegri: Napoli Will Win Remaining Games

Allegri: Napoli Will Win Remaining Games

Saturday's defeat damages Inter's hopes of Champions League football next season as they stay fifth behind Roma and Lazio with just three games to play. "It looked as if it was over, like against Napo...

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 just got confirmed

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 just got confirmed

Rumours online suggest that Samsung will establish the device way before the Galaxy Note apparatus starts . Both A6 and the A6 Plus will sport AMOLED display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio making it a...

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Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

Facebook has begun rolling out a " Sleep Mode " feature to Messenger Kids , offering parents greater control over their children's social media use. After tapping on the name of the child, you'll ne...

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Fortnite TV Emergency Broadcast Points To Meteor Crash

Fortnite TV Emergency Broadcast Points To Meteor Crash

Now users even claim to see UFOs among the meteors , leading some to believe that this teaser has something to do with an alien invasion. " Fortnite " has been on a hot spree this whole week and #...

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'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Set To Travel The Globe

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Set To Travel The Globe

Some are completely original suits created by Insomniac and other artists. The Spider-Punk suit even let's you take out a guitar and strum it. A Digital Deluxe edition of the game also come with the p...

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Bob Dorough (1923 - 2018),

Bob Dorough (1923 - 2018), "Schoolhouse Rock" musician

His granddaughter Corin Wolf didn't disclose his exact cause of death but told CNN that Dorough was diagnosed with cancer past year. Bob Dorough , whose career began as a composer, arranger and sin...

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