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Clinton-Trump race narrows on the doorstep of the debates

The New York Times reported Flowers said in a text message to the newspaper she would attend. Flowers gained nationwide attention in 1992, say...

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Chrome OS Stable Finally Gets Google Play Access With Latest Update

Now, according to both the Chromium Projects page and the Chrome Releases blog, Android apps are coming to the stable channel for the Asus Chrom...

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Hyundai to unveil high-performance RN30 concept at Paris

With that said, Hyundai seems pretty excited and the news is that it will showcase its new i30 hot hatch at the Paris Motor Show along with ...

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Above-normal temperatures continue in Austin, peaking at mid-90s on Wednesday

Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1 p.m. Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Check with Penn...

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Google Play Store Stable Version Download Available for Chrome OS

This latest build also includes bug fixes, security updates, an update for the kernel in the TPM, as well as other bits and bobs. It seems that ...

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Samsung says there are 3 reports of China phone battery fire

Safe phones have a green battery indicator, while the older phones have a black and white indicator. A software update is being pushed out t...

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Rocket attack on Turkish border town wounds 6

The private Dogan news agency said the rocket is believed to have been fired by ISIS group militants. Kilis is home to a large population of Syr...

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Zuckerberg, Chan Start $3 Billion Initiative to Cure Disease

That's exactly how much they are pledging for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative , however, which is meant to cure all of the world's diseases. Th...

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China's Great Wall overrun with smooth concrete in ugly 'restoration'

Defensive works and guard towers were knocked flat. Reports said sand and other materials were poured on top, protecting it but giving it th...

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Here's what we know about the Yahoo data breach so far

The data dump allegedly included user names, easily decrypted passwords, birth dates, and other email addresses. "We are aware of a claim", a ...

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Microsoft release Minecraft Favourites Xbox One S bundle

Minecraft's Windows 10 port appears to be a particular focus for Microsoft, as digital codes for both the Xbox One and Windows 10 editions are ...

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Obama closes tax loophole after Apple ruling

Yesterday the US Department of the Treasury issued legal guidance reducing the scope that companies have to apply foreign tax credits against th...

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North Korea Accidentally Showcased Its Entire Internet

If you're in the mood for a film, korfilm.com.kp is a website highlighting North Korea's film industry. On Monday night, at about 10pm PT, t...

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Marvel's Agents Of SHIELD Season 4 Review

Seeing as how Ghost Rider is not an Inhuman, Fitz and Simmons are going to have one heck of a time figuring out how to categorize him. The w...

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Unarmed black man shot by police in Tulsa

According to the Crutcher family attorneys, Crutcher was having difficulty with his vehicle. Crutcher, who had been shot a single time in t...

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Tesla fixes software bug that exposed hacking vulnerabilities

A remote vulnerability for Tesla's Model S has been demonstrated by researchers from Keen Security Lab , a division of the Chinese internet gia...

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HP printers new firmware rejects non-HP cartridges

The messages all concerned the ink cartridges, which were variously reported by the printers as being missing or damaged, of the wrong generat...

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Weather: Patchy fog gives way to partly sunny skies

Wednesday the fog will linger in the morning, burning off by noon for another mostly sunny day with a high temperature near 71 degrees. Variabl...

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Pete Carroll and Seahawks fined for excessive contact in OTA

First of all, the Rams , embarrassed by their season-opening shutout in San Francisco last week, were making their season debut in front of 90,...

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Donald Trump incites hatred, violence like never seen before: Hillary Clinton

Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are virtually tied in North Carolina, according to the results of an Elon University ...

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Xiaomi's M1 4K mirrorless camera unveiled

The Yiu M1 should launch on September 23 , according to Android Central . Chinese company Yi has announced a 20 megapixel Micro Four Thirds ...

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23000-year-old fish hooks found in Japan

Archaeologists have unearthed the 23,000-year-old hooks on Okinawa Island alongside other ancient relics. From the charred remains, researcher...

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Wildfire delays rocket launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base

Almost 230 Vandenberg AFB, U.S. Forestry Service, CalFire, and Santa Barbara County firefighters are now battling the fire. Engine crews are a...

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Authorities probe ties between blasts, devices in two states

The Afghan-born American suspect wanted in connection with weekend bombings in NY and New Jersey was taken into custody yesterday after being wo...

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Google Pixel Appears In Benchmarks

It's also seen a fair share of controversy so far. Take a look at them below. According to the benchmark result posted on Geekbench , the n...

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