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Celebrate Earth Hour Saturday, March 25 at 8:30 Pm

Earth Hour is world's biggest grassroots movement, an idea of encouraging people to turn off their unnecessary lights for an hour. According to the event's website, more than 3,100 landmarks and monuments - includingLondon's Tower Bridge and Buckingham Palace, Dubai's Burj Khalifa, and New York's Empire State Building - and millions of individuals turned off their non-essential lights on Saturday night. Read More

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Xavier's tournament run ends with 83-59 loss to Gonzaga

Whatever confluence of "breaks" brought these players and this coach to the same table in the same room wearing the same gear, the result is undeniable: A Gonzaga Bulldogs team good that what it accomplished Saturday - its first-ever Final Four - felt less like a defining milestone than one more step on the journey they are all of them taking together. Read More

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Nintendo thinks it will sell 10-20 million Switches

The three new games join the lineup of Nintendo Switch titles such as "The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+", "Little Inferno", and "World of Goo" among others that were just released around last week. "We really don't have an aggressive forecast built in here, and we've learned with Nintendo through the years not to do that". Also as with the Nintendo Switch, Ubisoft has been one of the most ardent supporters of VR, so it's good to see the company is still actively engaging the ... Read More

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Earth Hour: Message in a very large bottle at Senedd

Drogheda Tidy Towns are kindly requesting that you please take the time to "switch off" on Saturday 25th March from 8:30 to 9:30 pm. By demonstrating these efforts on social media, the hotel will be participating in Marriott International's drive to raise funds for WWF, where $1 will be donated for each Marriott property that tweets their Earth Hour activities. Read More

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Turn off your lights and celebrate Earth Hour

As a part of " Earth Hour " cities and people are encouraged to shut off all lights between 8:30 PM and 9:30 PM local time. Electrical engineer of the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) Amit Dalwi, said, "Around 20,000 street lights in the city were switched off to observe the earth hour initiative of this year". Read More

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Henry leads New Zealand's triple strike

South Africa resumed the day at 123 for four and after Henry removed Bavuma for 29, du Plessis progressed to 53 before a smart piece of fielding by Latham at short leg ended his run. But Tom Latham (42*) and Jeet Raval (25*) were excellent and patient in guiding the home side to 67/0 at stumps. Latham, in poor form but having taken a stunning catch to remove Du Plessis, and Raval battled against some good bowling, particularly from Morne Morkel (0-13) and Vernon Philander (0-15). Read More

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Lights Go Out Around The World For 10th Earth Hour

This year's Earth Hour switch-off event will be held on Saturday night, from 8:30 p.m.to 9:30 p.m., with the celebration focusing on the youth's role as future climate leaders. 2017 is the 10 year anniversary of the movement that started as a lights out event in Sydney in 2007. "There's never been a more critical moment in the fight", said Terry Macko. Read More

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MSP does her bit to promote Earth Hour

Lights were been switched off for an hour between 7:30pm and 8:30pm on Saturday to draw public attention towards climate change. "Never did we imagine that we would be writing a dramatic new story for climate action where each individual can help turn the page toward a sustainable, climate-resilient future for all", said Siddarth Das, Executive Director, Earth Hour Global. Read More

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Carrboro will go dark for Earth Hour

In a video message, UN Secretary-General António Guterres, said: "Climate change continues to imperil lives and livelihoods around the world". WWF-AAPSO will also be campaigning throughout Assam in schools and colleges, organisations, corporate and institutes to encourage switching off of lights and promote usage of solar energy. Read More

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Earth Hour : Yes, one hour can make a difference

It's in support of WWF's Earth Hour , as people across the world switch off the lights. Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City will be joined by a number of businesses in the district, with the likes of RMB, Deutsche Securities, Discovery, SAB Miller, Webber Wentzel and Nedbank also taking part in Earth Hour 2017 . Read More

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Celebrating Ten Years of Earth Hour Tonight

This year, #EarthHourPH2017 will rally the youth to be the climate leaders of tomorrow, bringing to light their role in propelling the country into a climate-resilient one; a cause that Summit highly identifies itself with. "This is the ninth year that the PC has participated in the Earth Hour movement", said the hotel's general manager Zulfiqar Malik. "If that still won't be enough, we need to develop new sources of green energy and move away from fossil fuel". Read More

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A round-trip flight just for the view - the Southern Lights

A round-trip flight just for the view - the Southern Lights

The plane traveled more than 60 degrees latitude south with a viewing time of nearly five hours. The green-colored light which seems to float in the sky gives you the impression of a streaky river, declared Griffin. Passengers like Nick Wong were also inspired by the idea from social media. The first chartered flight from Dunedin to see the Aurora Australis has delivered spectacular results. Read More

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Brighton Pier to join big switch off for climate change

Earth Hour is more than just making a statement by turning lights off for an hour to raise awareness about climate change - it's part of worldwide efforts to address the problem, according to the nonprofit. The campaign has grown in the past decade from the kick-off event in Sydney, Australia in 2007. "This one small hour unites us around the world". For one hour, you will save up on electricity, give the Earth a rest, and pray. Read More

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New Nokia phones might finally have a release date

New Nokia phones might finally have a release date

It also announced the redesigned feature phone Nokia 3310, which is expected to launch ahead of the Android phones. It sports a 2.4-inch TFT display with 240 x 320 pixels resolution. The phone measures 117x50x13mm and weighs around 82 grams. Previous rumors suggested that the upcoming Nokia flagship might not feature Carl Zeiss optics because the Finnish company had given HMD Global the license to start manufacturing the company's devices. Read More

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Cook County to Participate in Earth Hour

And, since 2002, BC Hydro has spent more than $1.4 billion in conservation, by offering rebates on energy efficient appliances and light bulbs. As well, Marriott International want its hotels all over the world to share images of Earth Hour activities in their Twitter and Facebook accounts. Read More

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Shining a light on climate action

People across the country are being urged to shine their light on climate change by turning off all nonessential electricity tonight for the tenth annual Earth Hour . "People suffer from climate change and people are ultimately going to solve climate change". Jenni Newman, from the organisation, said it was originally started as a lights-off event in Sydney, Australia in 2007 and since then has grown to include thousands of cities and towns worldwide. Read More

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We're safe for now as north braces for Cyclone Debbie

We're safe for now as north braces for Cyclone Debbie

The storm now has wind gusts at its centre of as high as 95 kilometres an hour. Mr Narramore said it was hard to say whether the "leftovers" from TC Debbie would move south along the Coast until the weather system made landfall. Gales could extend further north to coastal areas between Cairns and Ayr on Monday or during Tuesday morning, as well as further inland to Charters Towers and Mount Coolon. Read More

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Gonzaga Vs. Xavier Live Stream

Gonzaga Vs. Xavier Live Stream

Check below for live streaming information. Gonzaga head coach Mark Few. His teams had experienced every March Madness emotion - remember Adam Morrison and the collapse against UCLA in 2006? - except the joy that comes with advancing to the tournament's third weekend. Read More

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North Carolina vs. Kentucky - 3/26/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Here's how to enjoy today's South region matchup between the #4 seed Butler Bulldogs and the #1 seed North Carolina Tar Heels . In Kentucky's Sweet 16 victory over UCLA, however, Adebayo was a nonfactor. "We didn't execute it the best way we could have", he said. It's been a roller-coaster career for Kennedy Meeks , but he has been playing well down the stretch, and he averages close to a double-double on the year. Read More

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Paul Ryan Optimistic After Another Setback for Trumpcare

The GOP eventually made a decision to pull the American Health Care Act, dubbed "Trumpcare", after it became clear that they did not have enough support to pass the bill in the scheduled 3:30 PM EST vote. "We couldn't get one Democrat vote, not one". Earlier on Friday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the vote would go ahead at 15:30 (19:30 GMT). Read More

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Earth Hour urges people, businesses, to douse lights, raise environmental awareness

Despite the terror attack in Westminster on Wednesday, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben are joining more than 270 landmarks across the United Kingdom in switching off the lights for conservation charity WWF's Earth Hour. People around the world will show their concern about future of the Earth by switching off their lights for one hour. The Philippines has been championing the event since 2008 and has earned the title Earth Hour Hero Country for topping global participation records from ... Read More

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'Life' horror movie sparks reality check on procedures for studying Mars samples

'Life' horror movie sparks reality check on procedures for studying Mars samples

Characterization is minimal, but the actors playing the astronauts are all solid: Jake Gyllenhaal is sensitive and just slightly haunted as a medical officer; Rebecca Ferguson is crisp and thoughtful as a CDC biologist charged with keeping containment intact; Hiroyuki Sanada is quietly conflicted as an engineer and new father; Ariyon Bakare is appropriately expository as a biologist whose excitement at interacting with Calvin gets the better of him; Olga Dihovichnaya is the ... Read More

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Rumour: This year's Call of Duty may be called

Rumour: This year's Call of Duty may be called "Call of Duty"

An anonymous individual sent Spiderlaw, of the YouTube channel TheFamilyVideoGamers , a series of promotional images supposedly from someone "close to the project over at Sledgehammer". The downside to this move (if the leak is legit) is that FPS history is just littered with World War 2 shooters. It seems that the series will be returning to the traditional "boots on the ground" gameplay as the game is allegedly going to take place during World War 2. Read More

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Multimedia & Graphics Software: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Position of the day

However, it is a general misunderstanding that a higher share price points towards a larger company where stock price might also misrepresent the definite worth of the organization. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Activision Blizzard, Inc.is 1.05 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.2 Billion. For the quarter ended 2016-12-31, the company's basic consolidated EPS was $0.4082. Read More

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Psyonix speak out over Rocket League betting

Psyonix speak out over Rocket League betting

In related news, " Rocket League ", which now has over 29 million registered players, just received a major update and the patch notes for version1.31 are now available on Rocket League's website. The biggest new feature from the studio in this update is a free mode called Dropshot that once again remixes how players will slam their vehicles around a playfield. Read More

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Chris Chiozza Buries Wisconsin With Three In OT

Wisconsin retook the lead when Nigel Hayes made two free throws to give the Badgers an 83-81 lead before Chiozza made the game-winner as time expired in overtime. The lead grew to 11 points with just more than eight minutes remaining in the period, as Hayes poured in all nine of his first-half points before the clock dipped below 9:00. Read More

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New MLS team could be named Footy McFooty Face

New MLS team could be named Footy McFooty Face

Coming in third is the under-appreciated nod to President Trump, the San Diego Bad Hombres with 100. The investor group for the new soon-to-be named team is backed by former USA national team star Landon Donovan. The San Diego group, now in the process of bidding for an MLS expansion spot, asked potential fans to brainstorm and submit a bunch of team names they might like to see. Read More

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US Air Power Bolsters Syrian Rebels Seeking to Retake Dam

US Air Power Bolsters Syrian Rebels Seeking to Retake Dam

By supporting the operation, which began Tuesday, the US -led coalition forces expect to encircle Raqqa, the de facto ISIS capital and the next major target after the fall of Mosul in Iraq. But regarding Raqqa, the SDF has for months announced an offensive to separate the city from its countryside and from the IS-held areas in the eastern province of Deir al-Zour. Read More

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Democrats are misguided in blocking Gorsuch

Though Gorsuch largely demurred when asked his opinions on hot-button issues like abortion and the Trump administration's travel restrictions from six Muslim-majority countries. And that's not right, and we would have to change the rules to have the Supreme Court like everyone else. According to the Post , now-Justice Samuel Alito is the only Supreme Court nominee to face a cloture vote in past 47 years. Read More

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