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CEOs quit Trump's manufacturing council amid backlash over Charlottesville response

CEOs quit Trump's manufacturing council amid backlash over Charlottesville response

Frazier, one of only a few black CEOs to helm a Fortune 500 company, said in a statement Trump "must honor our fundamental views by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy...

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Trump Shuts Down Manufacturing Council Before More CEOs Abandon Him

Trump Shuts Down Manufacturing Council Before More CEOs Abandon Him

Lee. CEO Brian Krzanich and Under Armor CEO Kevin Plank Monday night. The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, which represents the pharmaceutical industry and lobbies on its ...

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Duke University removes Robert E. Lee statue from chapel

Duke University removes Robert E. Lee statue from chapel

A fresh debate over Confederate symbols has roiled the USA since Saturday's violence during a protest by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, against the removal of a Lee statue in which o...

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Western Holding Eclipse Viewing Celebration

Western Holding Eclipse Viewing Celebration

The 70-mile-wide swath of land where the full spectacle can be seen stretches from OR to SC, with 12 states in its path . Scientists say viewers here will see approximately 80 percent of the disc of ...

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How to keep your pets safe during the solar eclipse

How to keep your pets safe during the solar eclipse

On August 21 the total solar eclipse will cut a path of totality from the center of OR to SC. They made a decision to crowdsource those images and stitch them together into an Megamovie to further s...

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Tom Cruise is 'diabolical,' says Leah Remini

Tom Cruise is 'diabolical,' says Leah Remini

Remini also revealed in the book that she feared she would lose her family after renouncing Scientology. "Well, I would do it", she said during the AMA , "because unlike Scientologists I'm not a bi...

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Duke statue of Confederate general vandalized amid growing tensions

Duke statue of Confederate general vandalized amid growing tensions

Duke University has removed a statue of Gen. "Wednesday night's act of vandalism made clear that the turmoil and turbulence of recent months do not stop at Duke's gates. A fresh debate over Confeder...

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Google announces Android Instant Apps will now work on 500 million devices

And hopefully it will be more than just confirming the name of Android O. Back in May, Google opened up Instant Apps for all developers. It is a feature which lets you use an app from the Goog...

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Mercedes wows with the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet

Mercedes wows with the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet

On Friday, Mercedes-Maybach unveiled its new Vision 6 Cabriolet concept at the 2017 Monterey Car Week in Monterey, California. At the front, the grille was inspired by a pinstriped suit, while the ext...

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Trump praises North Korea's leader Kim for 'wise' decision on Guam

Trump praises North Korea's leader Kim for 'wise' decision on Guam

Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers flying from Andersen Air Force Base on Guam and two Japanese F-15 jet fighters, Japan's Air Self Defence Force said in a news release. "Although geopolitical tensions...

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How Did North Korea Get Nuclear Weapons?

How Did North Korea Get Nuclear Weapons?

Kim has boasted that North Korea has the capability of striking the US mainland with a missile, while Trump says the USA would answer any attack with " fire and fury like the world has never seen ...

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IOS 11 software update focuses more on safety features

IOS 11 software update focuses more on safety features

Legally speaking, police in the United States can make individuals unlock their iPhone via Touch ID , but can't compel them to use their password. By preventing that from being possible, iOS 11's ...

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Refurbished AT&T Galaxy Note 4 being recalled for counterfeit batteries

According to The Verge , only the refurbished units of the Galaxy Note 4 which are a part of USA carrier AT&T's insurance program and distributed by FedEx Supply Chain are affected with the batt...

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Google Home now works with Spotify free accounts

Google Home now works with Spotify free accounts

This is where the need for a Google account comes into play. Life in the free lane isn't as glamorous on Home with Spotify as there are a few differences in the way you can use the service. For ...

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Largest known near-Earth asteroid set to whizz past us in September

Largest known near-Earth asteroid set to whizz past us in September

Since 1998, more than 16,000 NEOs have been recorded passing closely to earth. More importantly, it is only on very rare occasions (i.e. over the course of millions of years) that a larger asteroid...

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Solar Eclipse 2017: How to Safely Watch the Eclipse

Solar Eclipse 2017: How to Safely Watch the Eclipse

Louis Tomososki, now 71, says he watched the 1963 solar eclipse outside of his high school when he was 16 years old. He compared it to having your picture taken and seeing the flashbulb. In half of pa...

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Fatal Bullet Coming Early 2018

Fatal Bullet Coming Early 2018

It takes players into the world of " Gun Gale Online ", from the popular Sword Art Online II season of the series. That game has turned out to be Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet , as the Chinese tra...

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Fatal Bullet Brings Some Much Needed Anime Action to the Xbox One

Fatal Bullet Brings Some Much Needed Anime Action to the Xbox One

Projekt 1514 was originally teased as a third person action game earlier this week and it is scheduled for a 2018 release. Fatal Bullet will feature an original story which has been supervised by ...

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Spotify's free subscribers can now play music on Google Home

Spotify's free subscribers can now play music on Google Home

In a statement to Billboard , a spokesman for Spotify said, "Illegal content or material that favors hatred or incites violence against race, religion, sexuality or the like is not tolerated by us"...

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New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon details

New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon details

It's typical for the main series Pokémon games to get updated versions that add new features while mostly using the same monsters and areas, a trend that started with Pokémon Yellow (which followe...

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The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)

Riley & Co given on Wednesday, March 30. Jefferies maintained the shares of PG in report on Wednesday, April 19 with "Buy" rating. Insiders have sold a total of 203,898 shares of company stock valued ...

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First animals evolved due to algae abundance in Cryogenian period, study says

First animals evolved due to algae abundance in Cryogenian period, study says

A team of Australian scientists believes to have found the answer to one of science's most relevant questions, how life evolved on Earth. The study , published this week in the journal Nature , in...

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Take a first look at the Wildspire Waste Area in Monster Hunter

Take a first look at the Wildspire Waste Area in Monster Hunter

The trailer also showcased a few new as-of-yet-unnamed monsters, such as a funky Iguana-looking Wyvern, a teaser for an Elder Dragon fight, and a new Bird Wyvern that seems created to look a lot like ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Dummy Leaks; Promo Leaflet Reveal Specs

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Dummy Leaks; Promo Leaflet Reveal Specs

As for photographic capabilities, the brochure reveals that the dual camera on the Galaxy Note 8 will have a f/1.7 lenses with support for 2x optical zoom and Optical Image Stabilization . FedEx ...

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Osinbajo in Rwanda for Kagame's Swearing

Osinbajo in Rwanda for Kagame's Swearing

Attacks on our character only make us stronger provided we respond with clarity and conviction. He said a section of Rwandan leaders and citizens have worked incredibly to build the nation from its ...

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Essential Phone now available for purchase starting at $699

Essential Phone now available for purchase starting at $699

Labelled with a $US699 outright price-tag, Spirit is also launching a promotion allowing customers to lease the phone for $US14.59 per month (18 month contract), though users will have to trade in t...

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Design Shown Off in Video

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Design Shown Off in Video

It seems the Mi Mix 2 design is ready as Philippe Starck has just published a stunning concept video on his Facebook page with the tagline "Even less". The bezel at the top is nearly zero while belo...

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Apple's Tim Cook slams Trump's response to Charlottesville

Apple's Tim Cook slams Trump's response to Charlottesville

It also smears groups like Family Research Council and Alliance Defending Freedom, two socially conservative organizations that have bravely advocated traditional marriage, as " hate groups ". Used ...

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Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Release Date Announced, Collector's Edition Revealed

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Release Date Announced, Collector's Edition Revealed

With this being the first game to exclusively target the PlayStation 4 and not also have a PS3 release in Japan, expect the Dragon Engine to make the series look better than ever. Yakuza 6 will even ...

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New Apple Watch model nears mass production

New Apple Watch model nears mass production

The news outlet reports that Taiwanese contract manufacturer Quanta Computing, the maker of MacBooks and the Apple Watch, has ramped up production of the third-generation smartwatch in preparation for...

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Leaked Image Teases Major iPhone 8 Feature

Leaked Image Teases Major iPhone 8 Feature

But while the user interface has been modified to look generic - the signal strength icon is not from iOS and there is no network name or mention of 3G or Wi-Fi - the bezel, button and mute switch pla...

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UI to host two solar eclipse viewing stations on campus August 21

What: The University of Iowa will have two viewing stations on campus Monday, Aug. 21, during the solar eclipse . In Helena, the moon will obscure just over 93 percent of the sun, darkening the sky...

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New iOS 11 Security Feature Lets You Quickly Disable Touch ID

New iOS 11 Security Feature Lets You Quickly Disable Touch ID

It adds a new setting called " Emergency SOS ", in which clicking the sleep/wake button on the side of the iPhone five times will cause the phone to automatically contact emergency services. Given t...

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Solar Eclipse Safety Tips For Your Eyes

Solar Eclipse Safety Tips For Your Eyes

The last total solar eclipse visible across the United States was in 1918. Only people in the 70-mile-wide path of totality that runs from OR to SC will be afforded that view of the moon fully blo...

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Protecting your eyes during the eclipse

Protecting your eyes during the eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse Event at both Levy Park in Upper Kirby and Freeman Branch Library in Clear Lake will have glasses but it's unclear how many . 2024 is the next total eclipse for the United ...

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Protecting your eyes during the eclipse

Protecting your eyes during the eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse Event at both Levy Park in Upper Kirby and Freeman Branch Library in Clear Lake will have glasses but it's unclear how many . 2024 is the next total eclipse for the United ...

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World Views Putin More Favorably Than Trump on World Affairs

World Views Putin More Favorably Than Trump on World Affairs

In both countries trust in Putin outpaces Trump by 31 percentage points. Pew is a Washington-based non-partisan research group. The survey was conducted February 16 to May 8 of this year, prior to T...

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YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations

The $35 per month service is now available in Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Columbus, Jacksonville, Las Vegas, Louisville, Memphis, Nashville, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, Seattle, Tampa, and West Palm B...

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How to Watch the Solar Eclipse Live in the Chicago Area

How to Watch the Solar Eclipse Live in the Chicago Area

The upcoming solar eclipse is expected to start around 11:43am, be at maximum eclipse at 1:12pm and end at 2:41pm. Come out & join the PinPoint Weather Team, check out the WeatherEDGE, and be a part...

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Gamescom 2017: New Overwatch Map and Animated Short Coming Next Week

Gamescom 2017: New Overwatch Map and Animated Short Coming Next Week

The developer will release a video on August 21 with a preview of everything new coming to Overwatch , with full details unraveling over the next week. Heroes of the Storm will have a new hero pla...

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