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Gov. places resources on standby as more severe weather threatens

Gov. places resources on standby as more severe weather threatens

These storms will be monitored closely as they approach the I-135 corridor. While strong-to-severe weather is not ruled out, localized flooding will become the main concern. As of Wednesday morning, n...

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Denver becomes the first city to decriminalize hallucinogenic mushrooms

Denver becomes the first city to decriminalize hallucinogenic mushrooms

The unofficial final results - which are not expected to change when overseas votes are counted - was a stunning turn of events, after the measure trailed in the polls all day, and seemed doomed to fa...

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Florida Gov. Signs Bill Allowing Armed Teachers for Classroom Defense

Florida Gov. Signs Bill Allowing Armed Teachers for Classroom Defense

DeSantis signed the bill in private and didn't issue a statement afterward. The bill was one of the most contentious of the legislative session that ended Saturday. March For Our Lives said in a sta...

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The Google Pixel 3a Is Available In Australia Now

The Google Pixel 3a Is Available In Australia Now

Some devices that launched more than three years ago will also get security updates from time to time; majority will get these updates only when it's necessary, but some-like the Galaxy S7 and Galax...

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Juan Guaido's deputy arrested and dragged away by tow truck in Venezuela

Juan Guaido's deputy arrested and dragged away by tow truck in Venezuela

Venezuela's pro-Maduro Constituent Assembly agreed on Tuesday to strip Zambrano and six other lawmakers of their parliamentary immunity to allow their future prosecution. More than 3 million Venezuela...

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Tripura Congress burns Modi's effigy for his remarks on Rajiv Gandhi

Tripura Congress burns Modi's effigy for his remarks on Rajiv Gandhi

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra . Taking potshots at Mr Gandhi, she said, "He is a gentleman who winked in Parliament". But I am sure the Congress will get one seat more than the ...

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Six people dead after apartment fire in Harlem

Six people dead after apartment fire in Harlem

Three other people were transported to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, a fire department spokesman said. Not all of the tenants were displaced, and the Red Cross was called to the sce...

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Reveal Baby Sussex's Name

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Reveal Baby Sussex's Name

The unique name was an unexpected choice as most royal experts speculated the Duke and Duchess of Sussex would pick a traditional regal name, like Albert or Philip. "The Duke of Edinburgh and Th...

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Android 9 Pie is now on 10.4 per cent of Android devices

Android 9 Pie is now on 10.4 per cent of Android devices

The larger Pixel 3a XL has a 6-inch screen and costs $479. Because the initial buzz around these phones has been nearly universally positive-and because these are the first Pixels to be sold throu...

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Outrage as Aussie Online Store Redbubble Selling Auschwitz Death Camp Skirts

Outrage as Aussie Online Store Redbubble Selling Auschwitz Death Camp Skirts

Auschwitz Memorial tweeted to thank Redbubble for their message and reaction. Redbubble, which says that its mission is to bring more creativity into the world, has replied to the museum by saying...

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GOP Senators Meet At White House Before Release Of Immigration Plan

GOP Senators Meet At White House Before Release Of Immigration Plan

The senators attending the White House meeting play an outsized role on immigration issues. Under the plan, the same number of immigrants would be permitted to enter the country, but the composition w...

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Trump businesses reportedly lost more than $1 billion over a decade

Trump businesses reportedly lost more than $1 billion over a decade

Over the course of the next 10 years , they continued to lose money, with losses totaling $1.17 billion by 1994, the Times said. After comparing Trump's information with that of other "high-incom...

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New Ghost Recon Set For Reveal On May 9

New Ghost Recon Set For Reveal On May 9

That poster invited players to attend a conference for Skell Technology, the company behind this video. References to Skell originally appeared in Rainbow Six Siege , but they're not the only ones. I...

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Bithell Games-developed John Wick Hex announced for consoles, PC

Bithell Games-developed John Wick Hex announced for consoles, PC

As of now, John Wick Hex has been announced to arrive on PC and Mac via the Epic Games Store . John Wick Hex is described as "fight-choreographed chess brought to life as a video game". Not onl...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. About His 2017 Testimony

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. About His 2017 Testimony

While special counsel Robert Mueller was conducting his investigation , committees in both the House and Senate were carrying out their own. CNN's Manu Raju also reported that Trump Jr. Cohen t...

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Android Q won't have Android Beam

Google announced a lot of exciting new Android Q features at Google IO 2019 , but there was also one it didn't tell us about: a replacement for Android Beam. The list above is based on Samsung's...

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‘B-Team’ Again Beating Drums of War against Iran, Zarif Tweets

‘B-Team’ Again Beating Drums of War against Iran, Zarif Tweets

Shanahan says in a tweet Monday that the USA will hold Tehran accountable for any attacks on US forces or interests. He noted that economies of the US and Europe are intertwined with economy of th...

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Microsoft Word AI 'to improve writing'

Microsoft Word AI 'to improve writing'

It can even use machine learning to suggest a rewrite for a tricky phrase. Something to look forward to: Microsoft has unveiled a new feature for Word's online version that uses AI to improve a ...

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Proposed legislation aims to ban loot boxes in the United States

Proposed legislation aims to ban loot boxes in the United States

Video games popular among kids would be prohibited from offering "loot boxes" or randomized assortments of digital weapons, clothing and other items that can be purchased for a fee, under federal leg...

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1 student dead, multiple injured in Highlands Ranch school shooting, officials say

1 student dead, multiple injured in Highlands Ranch school shooting, officials say

Though authorities initially said they were looking for a possible third suspect, Nicholson-Kluth said they are no longer looking for another suspect. Another seven people were left injured before arm...

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Four US carriers sued for selling location data to third-parties

Four US carriers sued for selling location data to third-parties

The lawsuit is now seeking unspecified damages that will be determined at trial. They eventually landed in the hands of bounty hunters who were able to use the information to track whoever it is that ...

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Garbage Wars: Philippines Sets Deadline for Returning Canadian Waste

Garbage Wars: Philippines Sets Deadline for Returning Canadian Waste

After the president of the Philippines engaged in some serious trash-talk with Canada and threatened to "declare war" over a garbage shipment, Global Affairs Canada said efforts were being made to b...

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Android Auto redesigned to be more user-friendly

Android Auto redesigned to be more user-friendly

Credit: GoogleThe new Android Auto experience will launch this summer, and the great thing about it is that it won't require any modifications to your car's hardware. The notification bar has also b...

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Trump taps ex-Obama border patrol chief as ICE Director

Trump taps ex-Obama border patrol chief as ICE Director

At the time it was reported that Morgan told senior border patrol agents about his ousting during a brief video conference, saying he was asked to leave and that he chose to resign rather than fight t...

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Trump supports plan for humanitarian food aid to North Korea: Yonhap

Trump supports plan for humanitarian food aid to North Korea: Yonhap

That's all there is to say", Peskov noted, commenting on US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo's statement linking North Korean leader's visit to Russian Federation to drills involving new tactical gui...

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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies House Dem's request for Trump's tax returns

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies House Dem's request for Trump's tax returns

Richard Neal of MA. The request by the House Committee on Ways and Means "lacks a legitimate goal", meaning the US Treasury is not authorised to release tax filings by Trump and his businesses, Mn...

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'Erosion in commitment': USA officials blame China for tariff hike

'Erosion in commitment': USA officials blame China for tariff hike

A year ago, Liu told reporters in Washington that talks with Mnuchin, Lighthizer and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross ended with a pledge not to engage in a trade war. But how far Beijing will ...

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Missing piece of Stonehenge monument returned after 60 years

Missing piece of Stonehenge monument returned after 60 years

Heather Sebire from English Heritage said "the last thing we expected was to get a call from someone in America saying they had part of Stonehenge ". An employee of the company undertaking the re...

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Blast in Kabul targets aid organization

Blast in Kabul targets aid organization

Militants are believed to have set off a suicide auto bomb before entering the offices of Counterpoint International. The Taliban said it was behind the attack. Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat ...

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Texas bartender charged with misdemeanor after drunk man goes on killing spree

Texas bartender charged with misdemeanor after drunk man goes on killing spree

Glass texted one of Hight's friends - who was also a Local Public House bartender - that she was alarmed, then served him a shot at the bar, the report says. His ex, Meredith Hight, was hosting a Dall...

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