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  • Rocket carrying NASA asteroid probe blasts off from Florida

    NASA has launched its Atlas 5 rocket to collect samples from an asteroid and return to Earth, in hopes of learning more about the origins of life. Osiris-Rex is also a Nasa acronym for origins , spectral interpretation , resource identification , security-regolith explorer. Japan already has visited an asteroid and returned some specks (the mission didn't go quite as planned), and is chasing yet another space rock for even more samples.

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  • Washington says Syrian government obstructs aid

    The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria today said the ceasefire following last Friday's Russia-United States agreement is largely holding but that desperately-awaited humanitarian convoys are unable to move due to a delay in getting permits from the Syrian Government.

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  • Merkel and Hollande meet in Paris about EU's future

    Merkel and Hollande meet in Paris about EU's future

    The U.K. isn't attending the summit. She said an answer was needed on migration, with some people coming to Europe for economic reasons, rather than as political or war refugees. "The first priority is security. our border security, our security against external threats", Hollande said. Secondly, Europe should invest in sectors like the digital economy and renewable energy to drive growth and job creation.

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  • Japan's largest opposition party elects 1st female leader

    Japan's largest opposition party elects 1st female leader

    The former model and mother of twins becomes the first female leader of the Democratic Party. The country now has a female running the massive metropolis of Tokyo , a woman in charge of defense affairs , and as of today, the main opposition party will also led by a woman.

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  • Tropical Storm Julia to impact Georgia coast

    Berkeley County school leaders issued a brief statement earlier Wednesday on Tropical Storm Julia , which is expected to produce several inches of rain over the area through Thursday. Forecasters expect the storm to strengthen into Tropical Storm Karl on Wednesday night or Thursday. Tropical Depression 12 formed this morning the far eastern Atlantic near the Cape Verde Islands.

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  • SpaceX aims to resume launches in November, president says

    SpaceX aims to resume launches in November, president says

    The frenzied excitement for alien hunters hit new heights on Friday when the innovative wunderkind Elon Musk wrote to a commenter on Twitter that "We have not ruled that [a UFO hitting the Space X Falcon 9 rocket] out" with theories ranging from an attack by foreign defense forces to a laser attack by an alien ship quickly cascading through social media.

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  • Stormy Mid-Autumn Festival imminent as Typhoon Meranti expected mid-week

    Stormy Mid-Autumn Festival imminent as Typhoon Meranti expected mid-week

    It will move at 20 to 25 kilometers per hour and approach Taiwan's southeast around September 14 and likely make landfall near the coast of Guangdong and Fujian provinces, according to Guangdong meteorological authorities. National Dong Hwa University in Hualien County also announced yesterday that tomorrow's classes will be canceled, while administrative staff will not have to work past noon.

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  • Apple hones marketing for Watch with focus on fitness

    Apple hones marketing for Watch with focus on fitness

    Apple Watch Series 2 is a new generation smartwatch which consists of a second generation display that is twice as bright as Apple Watch Series 1. But the price difference doesn't appear to take the Apple Watch out of the running for those considering a wearable purchase. While the device is using a different processor (more on that in a bit), Apple said that an increasing number of fitness apps and other programs are coming to the smartwatch.

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  • Clinton to Trump: My military endorsements are bigger than yours

    Clinton to Trump: My military endorsements are bigger than yours

    In recent weeks Clinton has aggressively courted noted Republican foreign policy hands fearful of a Trump presidency, meeting with several GOP national security veterans Friday in New York City. Late Saturday, Hillary for America Chair John Podesta fired back at Trump, saying it's "no surprise" he is defending "his most offensive views and extremist allies".

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  • Clinton Suggests Terror Groups Hope for Trump Election

    Clinton Suggests Terror Groups Hope for Trump Election

    During her press conference , Clinton said Trump's remarks during the forum are "more evidence that he is temperamentally unfit and totally unqualified to be commander in chief". During the forum Wednesday, the Republican presidential nominee predicted that, as president, he would have a "very, very good relationship with Putin", whom he described as a "leader".

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  • Mod Support For Fallout 4 & Skyrim on PS4 Shut Down By Sony

    Mod Support For Fallout 4 & Skyrim on PS4 Shut Down By Sony

    It looks like Bethesda still wants to go through with their plan to roll out the long awaited mod support for the PlayStation 4 (PS4) version of " Fallout 4". Bethesda launched the mod support for the Xbox One in May, as expected, but the PS4 release was postponed due to some issues with the sound and textures.

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  • Giants Plan to Ruin Dak Prescott's NFL Debut

    There's no dipping your toe in. The billboard reads "Wherever you go, we go with you". DT Robert Thomas has been ruled out Sunday with an illness. Linebacker Jonathan Casillas (ribs) and safety Darian Thompson (shoulder) were limited earlier in the week but will play in Week 1.

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Catches Fire While Charging In Hotel Room

    Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Catches Fire While Charging In Hotel Room

    If you are among them, you will be contacted by Samsung and offered a new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone in exchange of your current handset. Samsung has issued a global recall of the fire-prone smartphone, so it's understandable that airlines would be hesitant to allow passengers from using them on flights.

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  • Huawei rumored Nexus tablet specs leaked

    To use this feature first of all you need to update the Google Connectivity Services app to version D.1.5.10. Rumor mills have been swirling speculations around the Nexus 7 (2016) since previous year, but one piece of information has been repeated; the Nexus 7 (2016) is a Huawei-built tablet.

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  • Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem iOS Games Delayed

    A set of Super Mario stickers will also be offered for iMessage, on the same day of the Super Mario Run debut. Since Super Mario Run is being developed by Nintendo (and published by DeNA ), the company can expect a bigger cut of the revenue from the game's success than it could with Pokemon Go , which was developed by Niantic, and published by The Pokemon Company.

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  • Apple is shifting the focus of its secret car project

    Apple is shifting the focus of its secret car project

    According to The New York Times' recent report, Apple Inc. Further fueling speculation is the fact that original Project Titan head honcho Steven Zadesky left the company and was replaced by Bob Mansfield. Tonight the NYTimes is reporting that Apple is again rebooting the now infamous vehicle project. An Apple spokesperson declined to comment Friday.

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  • Ranieri urges Vardy to prove point to Allardyce

    Ranieri urges Vardy to prove point to Allardyce

    Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri is prepared to hand a debut to record signing Islam Slimani against Liverpool - even though the striker is yet to train with his new team-mates. Now we have two big boys up front who can also play together. "Our strength is our spirit". Super Eagles' assistant captain Ahmed Musa is poised to make his fourth appearance in the Premier League when Leicester City tackle Liverpool at Anfield this weekend.

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  • Trump calls Iran nuclear deal 'dumbest' he's ever seen

    Trump calls Iran nuclear deal 'dumbest' he's ever seen

    Unlike many of his rivals during the Republican primaries, Trump has not said he would scrap the agreement, although he has called it a bad deal. Trump has previously said Clinton and President Barack Obama were "founders" of ISIS. Under the deal, Iran is allowed to keep up to 300 kilograms of low enriched uranium, an amount too small to be turned into material sufficient to make a bomb.

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  • The Philippines and Indonesia Coordinate Actions to Fight Piracy

    The Philippines and Indonesia Coordinate Actions to Fight Piracy

    The Philippine leader is overseeing the large-scale killing of drug traffickers, which has claimed nearly 3,000 lives, and sparked a wave of global condemnation. The Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia agrred to form joint patrols last month to establish in the Sea of Joló, an area in which the Philippine terrorist group Abu Sayyaf kidnapped several Indonesian and Malaysian sailors in the last months.

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  • Korea considers banning Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on flights

    Samsung took everyone by surprise when it chose to recall 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones due to faulty batteries that could cause the devices to catch fire. "The FAA and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration are working on guidance related to this issue", an FAA spokesperson told Gizmodo .

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  • California city disciplines officers involved in sex scandal

    California city disciplines officers involved in sex scandal

    The scandal has rattled several law enforcement agencies, including some with ongoing investigations, and is still ending careers. The offenses include attempted sexual assault, lewd conduct in public, assisting in the crime of prostitution, assisting in evading arrest , and being untruthful to investigators, Landreth said.

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  • Modi looks forward to Pakistan visit, says Indian envoy

    Modi looks forward to Pakistan visit, says Indian envoy

    The "supply chains [of terrorism] and reach are global, [and] abuse of social media to remote radical ideology is a growing dimension of this threat". "We can share experience and build partnerships for protection of marine resources, prevent environment degradation and tap blue economy", the Prime Minister said.

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  • Watch Gaming Console Unveiling Online

    As for its specifications, Gaming Bolt reported that previous leaks have pegged its graphics processing unit (GPU) to be 2.3 times as powerful as the one on the PS4 and its central processing unit (CPU) as 1.3 times faster. You can watch the event live by clicking here . Another possible point of discussion is the PlayStation Neo , which was first revealed prior to E3 in June.

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  • Giant panda is no longer endangered, experts say

    Giant panda is no longer endangered, experts say

    Conservation efforts began in the 1950s, but it wasn't until China passed laws in the 1990s to remove humans and hunters from panda's natural habitats - and stop focusing on caging - that the species saw a rise in population. First, there's the giant panda, which is no longer considered endangered, according to the IUCN's report. The IUCN announced on Sunday that the species is now listed as vulnerable.

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  • Green candidate late for speech after flying to wrong city

    Green candidate late for speech after flying to wrong city

    He said the party submitted double the number of signatures "to make sure we beat back any efforts to throw out those who supported our candidates". While the topics addressed ranged from climate change to the defense budget, a constant theme repeated throughout Stein's speech was her belief that Millennials are the key to the future of the United States.

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  • LG Launches V20, the Dual Screen Phone that Runs on Android Nougat

    LG Launches V20, the Dual Screen Phone that Runs on Android Nougat

    Like the iPhone 7 the V20 has been created to be a premium smartphone, offering multimedia capabilities including Steady Record 2.0 image stabilization, Hi-Fi video recording, a 32-bit Quad DAC (digital to analog converter, ) HD audio recording, and both wide angle and standard lenses on the front and rear cameras .

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  • NASA Launching Mission To Bring Asteroid Sample Back To Earth

    NASA's Stardust mission brought back samples of dust from Comet Wild 2. Observations from the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes have already provided scientists with some data about the black rock. 11, 2016. "Our history goes all the way back to the dawn of the space age and NASA's awesome Apollo program". With its twin solar wings, it resembles a boxy bird.

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  • Happy landings: 3 space station crew members back on Earth

    In this mission, three astronauts were involved including an American space traveler Jeff Williams who set the U.S. record for combined time in circle securely came back to Earth early Wednesday alongside two Russian cosmonauts following a six-month mission on board the International Space Station.

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  • Daimler to invest EUR500 million in electric vans

    Daimler to invest EUR500 million in electric vans

    Its partnership with Mercedes-Benz also brings a multi-million dollar investment from the German carmaker, and coincides with the announcement of its second generation drone, the Matternet M2. Vans aren't a sexy part of the auto business. When the robot returns for more packages, it autonomously rolls up the ramp, is refilled by the driver with help from an automated, light-guided picking system, and departs again, rolling around the neighbourhood as far as two miles to make its deliveries.

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  • Wadley runs No. 17 Iowa to 45-21 win over Miami

    Wadley runs No. 17 Iowa to 45-21 win over Miami

    The RedHawks (0-1) had touchdown drives of 75 and 74 yards with the game seemingly in hand before Derrick Mitchell Jr.'s touchdown run with 3:08 left put Iowa ahead by 24. The RedHawks ran for 158 yards as a team. They played off each other effectively and that will be important for Iowa moving forward. Iowa's defense set up the second score when sophomore linebacker Jack Hockaday - Jewell's replacement - forced a Maurice Thomas fumble on a screen pass.

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  • New Textile Promises Cool Comfort Without Air Conditioning

    New Textile Promises Cool Comfort Without Air Conditioning

    The material was treated with an additional chemical to allow it to whisk water away for an additional cooling effect and was punctured to increase air flow. Enter nanoPE, short for nanoporous polyethylene. That's where clear clingy plastic kitchen wrap comes in. They found a variant of polyethylene, which is opaque but still allows infrared radiation to pass through.

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  • US, China expected to join climate deal during Obama visit

    US, China expected to join climate deal during Obama visit

    The move by the world's two biggest polluters is a major step forward for the 180-nation accord, which sets ambitious goals for capping global warming and funnelling trillions of dollars to poor countries facing climate catastrophe. Ban said there would be a "high level" meeting in NY later this month to push more countries do so, and told the two leaders that they had "added powerful momentum" to efforts to bring the accord into force.

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  • Crutchlow adamant he can compete in dry as well as wet

    Crutchlow adamant he can compete in dry as well as wet

    In the last years I was quite strong in the wet, but personally - like the majority of the riders - I prefer the dry". So where does the Englishman make the difference relative in the wet? "But we need to confirm tomorrow, we will try to learn more in practice and try to understand if we like this better also here at Silverstone".

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  • ET Calling? Astronomers Baffled By Mysterious Radio Signals From Distant Star

    ET Calling? Astronomers Baffled By Mysterious Radio Signals From Distant Star

    Nevertheless, SETI astronomers have spent the last two nights using an array of radio telescopes in California to study the suspect star, HD 164595, which has one known planet in orbit. NPR reports that after the initial media interest in the signal, Russian outlets clarified that the signal was terrestrial in origin; a sort of "butt dial" from the planet Earth.

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  • Ex-Stanford swimmer leaves jail after serving half his term

    Ex-Stanford swimmer leaves jail after serving half his term

    Turner is the former Stanford University swimmer who was sentenced to six months behind bars for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at the school. Like other sex offenders, Turner will be monitored by a probation officer for three years. Turner must register as a sex offender and serve three years of probation.

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  • Obama to visit far-flung Midway Atoll in conservation push

    It will also invest in a USAID program to "promote resilience, enhance access to climate finance and improve national capacity to manage and monitor adaptation programs" in the Pacific. Obama called Midway, which lies within the monument, "a hallowed site" that should be preserved. Supporters argued the larger monument was needed to protect a place considered sacred by Native Hawaiians by making it off-limits to commercial fishing and recreational activities.

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  • Clinton raises a combined $143 million in August

    Clinton raises a combined $143 million in August

    National polls have tightened since the Democratic National Convention in July, but Clinton maintains leads in nearly all battleground states. During the public event, "Clinton will discuss her plans to keep our nation safe, including by working with our allies, and outline how Donald Trump doesn't have the temperament to serve as commander in chief", an email announcing the September 6 event said.

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