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Microsoft in Talks to Buy GitHub

The site was last valued at $ 2 billion in 2015, and it's not yet known how much Microsoft paid for the site. It also helps Microsoft, which is increasingly relying on open-source software, to add ...

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Slovenians vote as anti-immigrant party sees strong support

Slovenians vote as anti-immigrant party sees strong support

Jansa, who served as prime minister during 2004-2008 and 2012-2013, said at a press conference that his party is ready for postelection talks with other parliamentary parties. Analysts say predicting ...

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Microsoft reportedly in

Microsoft reportedly in "serious" talks to acquire GitHub

The tools at GitHub are essential to various software developers. GitHub was last valued at $ 2 billion after the company received $250 million in a funding round back in 2015. Even as a non-...

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Venezuela says group of Maduro opponents released from jail - global

Venezuela says group of Maduro opponents released from jail - global

Maduro said on state television Friday that the freed prisoners had him to thank for going home, despite having been prosecuted for their crimes. Venezuela's Truth and Justice Commission, which was ...

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ARM unveils Cortex-A76 and Mali-G76 - higher performance, better power efficiency

ARM unveils Cortex-A76 and Mali-G76 - higher performance, better power efficiency

This technology can be used as it is or it can be modified, something that companies like Qualcomm, Samsung , MediaTek and Huawei do, to create specific processors. Vitally, it can deliver the 4x ML ...

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German policeman shoots man at Berlin Cathedral

German policeman shoots man at Berlin Cathedral

The dpa press agency has reported the "rampaging" man's nationality as "Austrian" but police have yet to provide a name, disclose his ethnicity, or issue a physical description. Some 100 people were...

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Terrifying Footage Shows Road Rage Cyclist Pull Huge Knife On Driver

Terrifying Footage Shows Road Rage Cyclist Pull Huge Knife On Driver

Dashcam video from the scene of the incident on London Road, Croydon on Wednesday captured a blue vehicle abruptly pulling out of a queue of traffic, forcing a cyclist to jump off his bike to avoid be...

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Trump's Net Worth on the Decline, Drops to $2.8 Billion

Trump's Net Worth on the Decline, Drops to $2.8 Billion

When Trump announced he was running for president in 2015 he claimed he was worth $8.7 billion, Bloomberg reported . President Trump's net worth declined $100 million over the past year, to $2....

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LI homebuilder to the stars killed in Hamptons plane crash

LI homebuilder to the stars killed in Hamptons plane crash

The Federal Aviation Administration says the Piper PA31 aircraft went down shortly after 3 p.m. The pilot was 47-year-old Jon Dollard, of Hampton Bays. Ben Krupinski was reportedly known as the "build...

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Trump can probably pardon himself, Giuliani says

Trump can probably pardon himself, Giuliani says

Preet Bharara , a former US attorney fired by Trump, said on the same program that the idea of the president deciding to pardon himself as "almost self-executing impeachment ". Giuliani, who in Jan...

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Thousands of Jordanians protest government's austerity plan

Thousands of Jordanians protest government's austerity plan

Police deployed tear gas and used batons to keep protesters from encroaching on the Fourth Circle, the location of the Prime Minister's office. Bank employee Mohammad Shalabiya, 28, said demonstrato...

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Singapore Says U.S., China Both Risking Status Quo With Actions

Singapore Says U.S., China Both Risking Status Quo With Actions

Mattis also talked tough on China during the speech. Trump renewed his threat to hike tariffs on Chinese goods, just days before his commerce secretary's arrived in Beijing on Saturday for trade talks...

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Man shot by police officer at Germany's Berlin Cathedral

It's not yet known what has caused the incident but a police spokesperson confirmed the incident to Reuters . One policeman was also injured, police said, providing no details on how the injuries wer...

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New Mexico wildfire threatens village, burns empty buildings at Boy Scout ranch

New Mexico wildfire threatens village, burns empty buildings at Boy Scout ranch

It was burning without containment - although firefighters reported completing a burnout of fuels to help create a buffer zone between the blaze and the village of Cimarron, where almost 300 buildings...

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This might be our first look at Apple's 6.1-inch iPhone 2018

This might be our first look at Apple's 6.1-inch iPhone 2018

Several rumors were shared for the iPhone model, which will have a 6.1-inch LCD screen. This is expected to remain the same size as the current iPhone SE but with the edge-to-edge notch display of t...

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Trump’s lawyers tell Russiagate prober he can’t be forced to answer questions

Trump’s lawyers tell Russiagate prober he can’t be forced to answer questions

If Trump refuses that request, Mueller will have to decide whether to pursue a grand jury subpoena of the president. According to The Hill , there are no indications that Sessions is going to quit ...

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Catalonia’s new separatist government sworn in

Catalonia’s new separatist government sworn in

Torra, who was chosen by separatist lawmakers to lead the region last month, said that his government "accepts the charge to continue forward with the mandate (.) to form an independent state". An emp...

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Moto Z3 Play Benchmarked With Android 8.1, Mid-Range Specs

Moto Z3 Play Benchmarked With Android 8.1, Mid-Range Specs

That means, yes, the One Power is definitely going to have a notch like so many other Android-based devices out there. Moto has so many records updated in the past, and the fact is that it is laun...

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FBI agent accidentally shoots patron in Denver nightclub

FBI agent accidentally shoots patron in Denver nightclub

An off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent dancing at a Denver nightclub accidentally discharged a firearm, wounding another patron in the leg, police said Saturday . "Everyone was kind of s...

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Assad Said to Plan Meeting With North Korea's Leader

Assad Said to Plan Meeting With North Korea's Leader

Does that mean that we can expect outcomes that can satisfy both sides? "The North definitely wouldn't want to completely give up its entire nuclear programme immediately because it wants [the U.S. ...

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Plastic bags clog stomach of dead whale in Thailand

Plastic bags clog stomach of dead whale in Thailand

Despite their efforts, the whale vomited five plastic bags during the rescue attempt and then died on Friday. A pilot whale that died in waters in southern Thailand was found struggling to swim afte...

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LG G7 ThinQ now available in the U.S. through Verizon, Sprint, T

LG G7 ThinQ now available in the U.S. through Verizon, Sprint, T

As discussed earlier, the screen of the new LG V35 ThinQ is a 6-inch OLED panel with 2K resolution. There is no notch in the smartphone. There is no information about the launch and price of t...

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No more Mr Nice Guy: Canada’s Trudeau gets tough

No more Mr Nice Guy: Canada’s Trudeau gets tough

Ahead of the G7 leaders summit next week, finance ministers from six of the G7 countries have condemned the decision by the Trump administration to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports . Th...

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Alleged IS supporter changes plea in Prince George plot

Alleged IS supporter changes plea in Prince George plot

Rashid, 32, a former teacher at a mosque in northwestern England, was accused of using the Telegram messaging site to encourage "lone wolf" attacks and to provide advice on the use of bombs, chemicals...

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Pentagon: 499 civilians killed in 2017

Pentagon: 499 civilians killed in 2017

There are still "450 reports of civilian casualties", however, that "remained to be assessed", indicating the Pentagon itself could increase the toll. So far, the number of civilians injured due to ...

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Maserati to get smaller SUV, all-new Quattroporte and Levante

Maserati to get smaller SUV, all-new Quattroporte and Levante

Top speed will be more than 186 miles per hour, and it'll go from 0 to 62 miles per hour in around 2 seconds. A version of this EV drivetrain will also be used in the next-generation iterations of t...

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Preston biology teacher faces misdemeanor charges

Preston biology teacher faces misdemeanor charges

A Preston Junior High science teacher accused of animal cruelty for allegedly feeding a puppy to a snapping turtle has been charged in the March 7 incident. The People for the Ethical Treatment of A...

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USA risks sparking global trade war

USA risks sparking global trade war

Per the Washington Post , Trump has said that the tariffs are necessary for US protection, though they have been criticized by groups as disparate as foreign leaders, American business leaders, and A...

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Duterte wants PH-SoKor cooperation brought 'to a whole new level'

Duterte wants PH-SoKor cooperation brought 'to a whole new level'

He added that an MoU on scientific and technological co-operation between the Philippines' Department of Science and Technology and South Korea's Ministry of Science and Information and Communication ...

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Two climbers at Yosemite National Park fall to their deaths

According to the AP news agency, the two climbers were identified as 46-year-old Jason Wells of Boulder, Colorado, and 42-year-old Tim Klien of Palmdale, California . The identity of the climbers i...

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