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Frank-Walter Steinmeier becomes German president

Steinmeier was elected in Berlin by the assembly made up of the 630 members of parliament's lower house and an equal number of representatives...

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Whale stranding: Disposing the carcasses

As long as the rescued whales stay at sea the focus will turn to dealing with the dead animals. Mass beachings are not uncommon at Farewell S...

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Trump attacks on judges 'demoralising': Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch

Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal disclosed the comments from Mr Gorsuch after meeting with the nominee, as the candidate for the high co...

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These Tiny Drones Could Replace Bees As Natural Pollinators

The little flyers picked up pollen and the researchers guided them to other flowers, where they deposited the grains, artificially pollinating t...

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Full Moon, Eclipse and Comet to Be Visible Friday Night

A penumbral eclipse occurs when the moon passes through a peripheral region of the Earth's shadow. The moon should appear darkest at this time...

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We're Sorry About This Seriously Bummer Proxima B News

Unfortunately, all hope for existence of life on the exoplanet may be lost. Wolf 1061 is a red dwarf star located just 126 trillion kilometers (...

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Facebook Lite Has 200 Million Users

The lite version will soon be rolled out in South Korea, UAE, Italy, and Israel, and more in the future. "FB Lite gives people access to core ...

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Final Fantasy XV's Spring Update Content Trailered

Plus, the developers are planning to create a solid experience out of the DLC, saving the best for the last. "Turns out that Episode Gladio ...

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Hot Wheels DLC coming to Rocket League this month

Boasting a community of more than 26 million players, Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem with ea...

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Snow Moon, Lunar Eclipse and Comet All Decorate Sky Friday Night

The East Coast of the USA will see the eclipse better than the Pacific Coast, but Bruce McClure, a blogger for EarthSky.org cautioned agains...

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Leicester offers 'unwavering support' for manager Ranieri

At this point last season, Vardy scored a brace as the Foxes beat Liverpool 2-0 earning himself a new £80,000 a week contract. We need to stand ...

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How some plants got a taste for meat

Albert and colleagues sequenced the Australian pitcher plant's genome and compared the DNA in the plant's carnivorous and non-carnivorous photos...

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Elon Musk's SpaceX and Tesla join tech companies fighting Trump in court

The list includes big names like Apple , Google and Facebook . Separately, companies including Groupon and Pivotal software have filed thei...

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Black Hole Feeds on Star Longer Than Ever Before

Astronomers have made a startling discovery that challenges the very tenets of physics as we know it! Scientists believe such black holes are at...

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Tornado Tears Through New Orleans, Leaving A Dozen Injured

This is a developing news story, return for updates. Kevin Ballard, 56, came to check on his older brother at the damaged motel, but his own i...

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Ice, ice maybe: New Mars discovery baffles scientists, suggests liquid water impossible

The conclusion has been arrived at as the Curiosity Rover studied the same rock which once indicated the existence of a lake on Mars . The CheM...

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YouTube launch live streaming on mobile to live (stream) the dream

To improve streaming quality and ensure everything works out just fine with the new feature, the video-streaming company has slowed down live ch...

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Shedd Aquarium's iconic lungfish 'Granddad' euthanized

While the decades rolled by in the outside world, Granddad lived in habitats that aimed to recreate a riverbank ecosystem, dining on fare such a...

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Trump Fires US Attorney General For Defying Immigration Ban

In a sharply worded statement , the White House called Sally Yates "weak on borders and very weak on illegal immigration" and also criticized...

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Investors Are Buoyed With Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) Results And Outlook

First-quarter sales were $9.18 billion compared to $9.15 billion, previous year. Earnings per share of $1.59 far outpaced analysts' consensu...

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Will Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) be Surging after Earnings Report?

During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.44 earnings per share. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Av...

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Tiffany CEO Steps Down After Disappointing Financial Results

While the company has begun a search for Cumenal's successor, Tiffany said Chairman Michael Kowalski will serve as interim CEO. "On behalf o...

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United Nations envoy Nikki Haley criticises Russian aggression in Ukraine

The two addressed "a variety of topics", according to the readout of the call, including a discussion on what the White House termed "Ukraine'...

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Thousands expected to attend London march against Trump this weekend

The protesters clutched banners reading "Love Trumps Hate" and "Theresa the Appeaser". Azad Ali, the head of engagement at MEND (Muslim Engage...

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Trump confirms sweeping review of Dodd-Frank Act

Schumer also accused Trump of hypocrisy by looking to eliminate regulations after campaigning on a promise to rein in Wall Street. "President ...

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Google is working with scientiss on a huge quantum computer

Instead of typical computer "bits" that can represent either the value "0" or "1", quantum computers use "qubits" (short for quantum bits) that ...

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Washington becomes first state to sue Donald Trump over 'Muslim ban'

The exact nature of the announcement was not immediately made clear, but Ferguson is one of 16 state attorneys general to condemn the "dangerous...

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Senate Committee Confirms EPA Administrator Without Democratic Support

Republicans once again shrugged off Democratic opposition to push the nomination of one of President Donald Trump's controversial Cabinet nomine...

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BSF soldier whose video on poor food quality had gone viral arrested?

He called around 8 that he is not coming and that he was asked to retire. However, he added that his retirement had been cancelled within an hou...

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Apple Rolls Out WatchOS 3.2 Beta For Apple Watch

But Apple has updated its virtual assistant across MAC, iOS and Apple TV with new features and that has made it the Watch as well. The Beta is ...

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1976 murder of Righteous Brothers singer's ex-wife solved

Karen Klaas, the ex-wife of Bill Medley, the front man singer of the Righteous Brothers was murdered in January of 1976. Police did not releas...

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Senate Judiciary Approves Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

Franken continued, only to be interrupted with another objection from Cornyn, who said, "It would be a decent and honorable thing to do it in th...

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Pakistan places JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's name on its Exit Control List

Dismissing reports that the security apparatus had directed the JuD leadership to remove their banners, JuD Islamabad spokesman Mohammad Asif sa...

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Luol Deng shared his powerful perspective on Donald Trump's travel ban

Deng is from the city of Wau, which became part of South Sudan when the country won its independence from Sudan in 2011. I am a #ProudRefugee...

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Oxygen ions sent from Earth have been spotted on the moon

During this time, particles ripped from the upper layers of the Earth's atmosphere can land on the moon, planted in the topmost layer of lunar ...

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