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'Sorry' Theresa May promises to reflect on changes after election setback

Most interestingly, the biggest loser was not the Conservative Party but the Scottish Nationalist Party, the pro-EU, secessionist party of Scotland (now controlling 35 seats), which lost 21 seats to t...

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SpaceX successfully launches recycled capsule to carry supplies to International Space Station

SpaceX successfully launches recycled capsule to carry supplies to International Space Station

The launch was first attempted on Thursday, June 1, but aborted due to the weather . Today's launch marked the 100th mission from NASA's LC-39A, a historic site at the space agency's Kennedy Space ...

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Apple To Disallow Custom Prompts For App Ratings

Apple To Disallow Custom Prompts For App Ratings

However, Apple did say that it would become mandatory and it appears that time has arrived. And once a user has left a rating, they'll never see it again. The API could actually make it easier for u...

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How many Cooks spoil the broth? Just one at Apple

How many Cooks spoil the broth? Just one at Apple

The device is a pill-shaped circular speaker, which Apple's CEO Tim Cook claims is expected to reinvent home music as well as the streaming service. All three speakers are worthy choices. While ...

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Manchester United close to sealing Morata transfer

Morata's agent Juanma Lopez said Morata needs to play more regularly after only starting 14 matches for Real last season in the league. Morata was restricted to appearances from the bench in Madrid...

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Ace Combat 7: SKIES UNKNOWN Gets E3 Trailer

Ace Combat 7: SKIES UNKNOWN Gets E3 Trailer

Skies Unknown has a new trailer to share in advance of E3. This means that it once again takes place in the fictional Strangereal universe. Fully rendered clouds fill the skies while highly detaile...

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A hung parliament is good news for Cambridge students

Most GP leaders have yet to react to the election result but former RCGP chair and London GP Professor Clare Gerada told Pulse she feared the situation of a hung Parliament would cause difficulties fo...

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DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Boosts Position in Vulcan Materials Company (VMC)

The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $133.83. Brown Advisory Inc. now owns 2,315 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $290,000 after buying an a...

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New NASA astronaut candidate was born in Milwaukee

That figure was more than double the previous record of 8,000 set in 1978, NASA said. The space agency announces a new astronaut corps every few years. Their ultimate destination could be Mars . ...

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Watch a Supercharged Pokémon Go Using the iOS 11 ARKit

Watch a Supercharged Pokémon Go Using the iOS 11 ARKit

Perhaps most importantly for working professionals, Apple will finally update its Mac Pro PC, which has remained unchanged since 2013 - but the newer version has not yet been released. Should iOS 11 ...

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Six Things Apple's Trying To Kill This Year

Six Things Apple's Trying To Kill This Year

So, if you fancy trying out iOS 11 here's a guide to getting involved in the beta test. Texting while driving is one thing you should be avoiding. Once iPhones start upgrading to iOS 11 this fal...

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Apple Responds to Google Home and Amazon Echo With HomePod

Apple Responds to Google Home and Amazon Echo With HomePod

For those seeking stereo sound, or multi-room audio, Apple's new AirPay 2 will make that feasible. It's unclear how well it'll work, but Apple says the feature will allow the HomePod to be place...

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Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving

Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving

Furthermore, 14 states have banned the use of handheld devices. When news.com.au reported on the expected change earlier this year, a number of readers expressed disappointment saying they prefe...

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Hawaii Rebels Against Trump On Paris Climate Accord

Hawaii Rebels Against Trump On Paris Climate Accord

Leaving the Paris accord and killing the Clean Power Plan won't change that, said James Van Nostrand, who directs an energy center at West Virginia University. The Estee Lauder Companies and Unileve...

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'Alt-right' Pepe the Frog game banned from Apple App store

However, Apple did say that it would become mandatory and it appears that time has arrived. "My friend and I came up with the idea of combining shitposting with autistic screeching, so we made thi...

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Rejoice: You Won't Have To Worry About Wifi Passwords Anymore

Rejoice: You Won't Have To Worry About Wifi Passwords Anymore

With the HomePod, macOS High Sierra, watchOS 4, iOS 11 , and updated MacBooks and iMacs - it's safe to say Apple had a good few days. The list of new features introduced with iOS 11 keeps on ...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying about their private meetings

President Trump said Friday he would "100 percent" be willing to testify under oath about allegations that he asked former FBI Director James Comey to ease up an investigation into former national s...

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Indian-American among 12 new astronauts selected by NASA

Indian-American among 12 new astronauts selected by NASA

Dr Jonny Kim , a former Navy SEAL and specialist in emergency medicine, told reporters it "may be a little unclear" what the future holds in relation to what spacecraft he and his fellow astronauts ...

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NASA Welcomes New Class of Astronauts

Being aboard the International Space Station gives astronaut Jack Fischer an excuse to play with his food - making mundane drinks like coffee much more fun. Experiences like ice drilling in Antarct...

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TIP CEO: US Must Hold Qatar Accountable for Its Terror Support

Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denies that it supports militants and says it is helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight pov...

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WWDC 2017: HomePod is too little, too late and too expensive

WWDC 2017: HomePod is too little, too late and too expensive

The unveiling of Apple's brand new smart speaker , the HomePod , has descended into farce after netizens swiftly compared it to a roll of toilet paper - among other things. For that reason, Apple...

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Trump says '100 percent' willing to respond to Comey under oath

In a 2008 case involving a man who had pleaded guilty to bank robbery, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, in St. Louis, upheld a judge's decision to impose a longer sentence because the man had al...

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Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from Trump

Coats and Rogers said they weren't defying the Senate Intelligence Committee in connection with a claim of executive privilege-a fact that only made committee members more frustrated. Trump annou...

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Brokerages Expect Sirius XM Holdings Inc

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. It also increased its holding in Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) by 868,175 shares in the quarter, for a total of 4.90M shares, and...

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315000-Year-Old Fossils From Morocco Could Be Earliest Recorded Homo Sapiens

315000-Year-Old Fossils From Morocco Could Be Earliest Recorded Homo Sapiens

To provide a precise date for these finds, geochronologists on the team used a thermoluminescence dating method on the stone tools found at the site. The fossils as they were found. Rather, some c...

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Fortinet Inc (FTNT) Shares Bought by World Asset Management Inc

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. boosted its stake in Fortinet by 6.0% in the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 521,200 shares of the software maker's stock valued at $19,988,000 after buying an add...

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IOS 11 News And Features

IOS 11 News And Features

So how does it work? The new feature will reportedly work by detecting when your phone is connected to a auto - using either a cable or Bluetooth -, whether its owner is in a moving vehicle, and ...

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Brazil court weighs president's fate in campaign funds case

Brazil court weighs president's fate in campaign funds case

The austerity measures aim to bring a gaping budget deficit under control and restore investor confidence.The electoral court, known as the TSE, voted 4-3 to acquit the Rousseff-Temer ticket, avoiding...

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The 8 Best Hits and Worst Misses of Apple WWDC 2017

The 8 Best Hits and Worst Misses of Apple WWDC 2017

As our chart illustrates, Sonos is now the clear leader in wireless audio - at least from the point of view of professional users. Although Apple has had Siri on its iPhones for years, for it ...

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Washington woman selected as a NASA astronaut candidate

It was the busy graduation and commissioning week. Robb Kulin will report to Johnson, Texas in August, where he will begin 2 years of training. As a Purdue student, O'Hara said she loved spacefligh...

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Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner To Remain In Jail Pending Trial

She's never run away from anything in her life. "She would not jeopardize anybody's safety". (AP Photo/Johnny Clark). In this June 6, 2017 image made from video, Billie Winner-Davis, left, the...

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IOC recommends awarding two Olympic Games at same time

IOC recommends awarding two Olympic Games at same time

Only weeks later Hamburg narrowly lost a public referendum ending Germany's bid; Rome's campaign lost the Mayor's support forcing the Italian bid on permanent hiatus; and opposition in Budapest forced...

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Climate decision could accelerate damage to Donald Trump's Florida properties

The leaders of Germany, France and Italy released a joint statement within the hour saying that there would be no renegotiations. "I really think we can do it". Since winning the U.S. presidency, Tr...

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Panthers say Michael Oher's health is their top priority

Panthers say Michael Oher's health is their top priority

Not only did the injury keep Oher on the shelf for the rest of the entire regular season, he still remains in the concussion protocol to this day, almost nine months later. "We talked for an hour, had...

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Korea comes up at White House discussions, Mattis: State Department

Korea comes up at White House discussions, Mattis: State Department

The measures appear to take into account how THAAD affects relations both with the United States and with China. Trump officials agreed THAAD deployment is of the highest priority, Nauert said. Th...

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Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

First, members of the agreement must wait three years before they are eligible to withdraw, which means Trump's first term will be almost over by the time the withdrawal takes place. Gast in April...

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Stake Held by IFM Investors Pty Ltd

Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold, Inc. Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE: FCX ) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, Apri...

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UN rights chief urges probe of violence in central Congo

UN rights chief urges probe of violence in central Congo

He made the appeal about the Kasai Central and Kasai Oriental provinces as the Human Rights Council holds its June session. Congolese authorities' responses to widespread abuses have been "consisten...

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Warriors rest up, ready for Game 4

Warriors rest up, ready for Game 4

But really the chase is secondary. "But I still don't regret that play". Now, do I believe in my heart that I did cost us? "So even when you're playing well, you got to play like A-plus-plus, becaus...

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Samsung's new ultra-wide HDR QLED gaming monitor will blow you away

Samsung's new ultra-wide HDR QLED gaming monitor will blow you away

Curved ultrawide monitors are having a bit of a moment these days in the desktop computer world, and the Samsung CHG90, at an eye-dropping 49-inches wide, might just be the wildest one yet. Those im...

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