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Dog owner killed by his pet Staffordshire Bull terrier

Dog owner killed by his pet Staffordshire Bull terrier

A postmortem carried out last Friday in Haringey gave the cause of death as hypovolemic shock - a condition caused by massive blood loss - and damage to the airway consistent with a dog bite. The BBC did not name the reporters or say what the documentary was about. "Given the ongoing inquiries, it would not be appropriate to comment further". Read More

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Skoda goes electric with Vision E concept

Skoda goes electric with Vision E concept

That's a long time after Tesla first made electric cars mainstream, but going off this electric SUV concept from VW subsidiary Skoda , the Germans are going to come out fighting. Skoda says the Vision E meets all the criteria for Level 3 autonomous driving, which means it can take pretty much full control until it needs a human's attention. Read More

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Apple iOS 11 Will Match Apple iPhone 8's Goal

A new report out of Israel brings says that Siri will get a massive upgrade in iOS 11, revealing some of the new purported features of Apple's smarter virtual assistant. With so much attention understandably laser-focused on Apple's highly anticipated iPhone 8, it's easy to forget that Apple is set to unveil next-gen versions of both iOS and macOS at WWDC in just about three months time. Read More

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APNewsBreak: Judge approves release of jailed Mexican man

APNewsBreak: Judge approves release of jailed Mexican man

Daniel Ramirez Medina, 23, thought to be the first "Dreamer" swept up in the Trump administration crackdown on immigration violators, was ordered released by a federal judge Tuesday after spending six weeks in detention. Since his detention, the federal government revoked his work permit and put him in deportation proceedings. Among those questions, his lawyers have said, are whether U.S. Read More

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Ukraine to appeal court decision on $3 billion dispute with Russian Federation

Ukraine to appeal court decision on $3 billion dispute with Russian Federation

Following the court ruling, Rosneft issued a statement in which it said it was disappointed by the ruling, and that it considers the court decision " illegal, groundless and politicized ". But he added that the arguments on duress and countermeasures both concerned global law - which the court could not consider. Ukraine plans to appeal the decision and has been granted a stay until late April, according to Finance Minister Aleksandr Danilyuk. Read More

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First Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Being Shown On April 15th

First Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Being Shown On April 15th

It may be a way for EA to calm Star Wars fans. At Celebration Orlando, he will be present for all four days of the show, signing autographs and part of some very special programming. Speaking of titles, while today's announcement was the first public usage of the title Star Wars: Battlefront II , Electronic Arts has been dropping hints about possible sequels before the original game even released. Read More

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Volvo 'continues to support' Uber after Arizona self-driving auto accident

Volvo 'continues to support' Uber after Arizona self-driving auto accident

Uber's autonomous cars are once again logging driverless miles after gaining considerable attention from last Friday's crash in Arizona. Uber confirmed the images were from the Tempe crash scene. Even if Uber's latest autonomous automobile accident is a timely reminder that we're still some way off truly self-driving cars, a new Harris Poll gauging the opinions of 3,000 USA drivers finds that most people are already dreaming about what to do with all the spare time they'll have when their cars ... Read More

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NASA's Juno Spacecraft Completes Fifth Flyby Of Jupiter

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Completes Fifth Flyby Of Jupiter

NASA's Juno spacecraft has consistently been coming through with the best close-up images of Jupiter we've ever seen. The craft's next flyby will take place on May 19. . All of Juno's eight science instruments were operating during the flyby, collecting data that is now being returned to Earth. Since then the NASA Juno spacecraft has successfully provided several information about the composition, cloud structure and the magnificent auroras and magnetic fields of Jupiter. Read More

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HTC One (M8) Gets Android Nougat Update on T

HTC One (M8) Gets Android Nougat Update on T

If you can't wait for the notification that tells you Android 7.0 has arrived on your HTC One A9, you can try to coax the update out of your phone manually by opening settings and clicking on "Check for updates". In case your HTC 10 is low on battery, make sure you charge it all the way till 50% or higher before you begin installing the update. They made a truest attempt to inform its One M8 users about this software update. Read More

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Stock inside Investors Spotlight: Frontier Communications Corporation's (FTR)

Stock inside Investors Spotlight: Frontier Communications Corporation's (FTR)

The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/03/29/vetr-inc-upgrades-frontier-communications-corp-ftr-to-strong-buy.html. The firm's revenue was up 70.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. The company reported its last quarter on Dec 16. Finally, Arizona State Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Frontier Communications Corp by 0.4% in the third quarter. Read More

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Former French PM Valls adds backing to Macron bid

Former French PM Valls adds backing to Macron bid

Ahead of the first round vote on April 23, most of the major candidates were out on the campaign trail on Tuesday, defending their programs in speeches and meetings with representatives of the business federation Medef. Penelope Fillon is expected to face investigating judges Tuesday in Paris who can hand her preliminary charges in the case. Mr Hamon denounced Mr Valls's defection and called on all left-wingers to unite behind him 25 days from round one of the election. Read More

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FDA approves 1st drug for aggressive multiple sclerosis

FDA approves 1st drug for aggressive multiple sclerosis

Primary progressive MS is characterized by steadily worsening function from the onset of symptoms, often without early relapses or remissions. This new drug affects a type of blood cell which is part of your immune system. In MS, the body's own immune system is thought to attack myelin, a fatty, protective sheath that surrounds nerve fibers in the brain and spinal cord. Read More

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South African finance minister pulled from overseas tour

South African finance minister pulled from overseas tour

Zuma has made increasingly aggressive moves against his Finance Minister in recent months as Gordhan resists Zuma's plans to increase government spending as he attempts to avoid South African Bonds from being given "junk" status. South Africa's currency took a big hit Monday after the president ordered his finance minister to cancel his global investment roadshow. TVC's Vauldi Carelse reports that President Jacob Zuma is not saying - at least not publicly. Read More

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Donald Trump passes from the Samsung Galaxy S3 to the iPhone!

Donald Trump passes from the Samsung Galaxy S3 to the iPhone!

A reply, it may be said, which seemed to be gently mocking Trump and possibly taking a public relations gamble on him not becoming president. About a year ago, Donald Trump publicly called for a boycott of Apple products following Apple's refusal to help the Federal Bureau of Investigation access data from an iPhone 5c which belonged to one of the San Bernardino terrorists. Read More

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Everything you need to know about Bixby, Samsung's new virtual assistant

However, by the time Bixby is actually entering the market, we already know that it is a crowded place with Siri, Google Assistant, Microsoft Cortana , and Alexa in the competition. The Korean company said the software will also be able to understand incomplete commands or those missing some information. Most existing agents now support only a few selected tasks for an application and therefore confuse users about what works or what doesn't work by voice command. Read More

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French candidate Fillon's wife charged in fake job scandal

French candidate Fillon's wife charged in fake job scandal

While allegedly working as a parliamentary assistant for her husband, Penelope was also employed by literary magazine Revue des Deux Mondes (Review of the Two Worlds) where she earned €100,000 (£87,000). Meanwhile, former prime minister Manuel Valls has said he will vote for Emmanuel Macron rather than the Socialist contender in the election. Le Pen also is under investigation for paying National Front employees out of her European Parliament staff allowance. Read More

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All Of Mass Effect Andromeda's Known Bugs

All Of Mass Effect Andromeda's Known Bugs

Before that, he was an animator on the first two Mass Effect games. I don't believe the game is as great as the previous three games, but at the same time it's not as bad as people perceive it to be. Aside Toukiden 2 topping the PS Vita chart , no other new entries can be found within the United Kingdom charts. As you hurl enemies like ragdolls, flying around the battlefield. Read More

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Red Hat Q4 tops estimates on strong subscription growth

Red Hat Q4 tops estimates on strong subscription growth

As per Thursday, December 22, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, September 22 by Credit Suisse. Bruzzo Chris sold $983,631 worth of stock or 12,000 shares. Now, the FactSet Research estimate calls for Q4 2016 earnings of US$0.61. Its down 0.16, from 1.04 in 2016Q3. Read More

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How To Download Google's Developer Preview Software

Going by the features cited by Google , the new Android O comes with improved notifications under the feature called 'notification channels .' With this feature, users can group particular notifications based on their interest. To me, it sounds like Google is treating notifications a lot like bundle email, though we'll have to see how it works in practice. Developers can access the Android O system images here and manually flash the software onto a compatible handset. Read More

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South Carolina Spring Game Moved Because Of Final Four

SC head coach Frank Martin cuts down the net after beating Florida 77-70 in the East Regional championship game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017, in NY. "I just can't believe we lost", Adebayo said. White left Louisiana Tech and took over Florida in 2015 when Donovan, who led the Gators to two national championships and four Final Fours , left for the NBA. Read More

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Samsung to bring back refurbished Galaxy Note 7

The recall and discontinuation of Note 7, as well as the customer refunds, drilled a $5 billion hole in Samsung's financials. Firstly, the company will see whether the given devices can be refurbished or be used as rental phones. Samsung literally had millions of smartphones lying around and discarding them was not the answer as the company would face heavy penalties from the Korean government itself on environmental grounds. Read More

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IOS 10.3 equips iPhones and iPads with Apple's heavily-encrypted file system

The new file system also saves a lot of time on a simple file copy compared to Hierarchical File System. HFS was originally designed for floppy discs whereas APFS is written with iPhones and other modern devices in mind. As such, while iOS 10 .3 may appear to lock up your device on upgrade and have you reaching for the panic button, the reality is if you wait this one out your patience will be rewarded. Read More

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Talks produce no progress in Scottish independence dispute

Talks produce no progress in Scottish independence dispute

Ms. Sturgeon will now make a formal request for a referendum but she needs approval from the British government and parliament in London to do so and Ms. However, now that the Prime Minister has conceded the principle of a referendum, she can not go on delaying forever. "We won't be entering any negotiations at all until the Brexit process is complete", he said. Read More

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Senators urge USA Hockey to end dispute with women's team

Its time now to turn the page. Allan Walsh, a high-profile sports agent, tweeted on Sunday that American NHL players were thinking of boycotting the upcoming men's world championships in solidarity with the women. Women's National Hockey Team suggesting that USA Hockey is not providing "equitable support" to female athletes", the letter reads. The new group will meet regularly "to assist USA Hockey in effort to advance girls' and women's hockey in all areas". Read More

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Tuesday morning fog is lull between rain storms

Tuesday morning fog is lull between rain storms

Sunday was yet another day with clouds overhead though our temperatures were just a little bit warmer. The combination of clear skies and very light winds will produce patchy fog early this morning. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Showers and storms look likely in Amarillo from 8 a.m.to noon, so grab your rain jackets and umbrellas before you step outside! Cloudy, with a low around 41. Read More

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Trump launches aggressive campaign to dismantle Obama climate agenda

President Donald Trump lifting rules meant to combat climate change. Trump's new decree suspends more than half a dozen measures enacted by his predecessor, and boosts fossil fuels. Experts say coal's biggest problem isn't a shortage of the fuel to dig or even climate change regulations but cheap and abundant natural gas. JOHN YANG: It's been on hold while coal states and the energy industry challenged it in court as an unconstitutional power grab. Read More

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