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Ukrainian president says "nobody pushed me" in phone call with President Trump

The whistleblower complaint was made available to members and staff of congressional intelligence committees, giving lawmakers access to the allegations ahead of testimony Thursday from acting Direc...

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Giuliani’s Ukraine gambit at core of whistleblower complaint

These morons-when this is over, I will be the hero", Giuliani told me. He has discussed his convictions about alleged Biden-family corruption with Trump in the White House residence. "But yes, I h...

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Afghan voters fearless violence as presidential election begins

Afghan voters fearless violence as presidential election begins

Tens of thousands of police, intelligence officials and Afghan National Army personnel have been deployed throughout the country to protect the 4,942 election centres. Constant bickering and infightin...

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Over half of endemic trees risk extinction in Europe

Over half of endemic trees risk extinction in Europe

The main assessment from the Worldwide Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Pink List came all over that 17 species of whitebeam , or sorbus , are critically endangered, while an additional 17 ar...

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Samsung Galaxy Fold released in U.S. to wary consumers

Samsung Galaxy Fold released in U.S. to wary consumers

The new smartphone technology had some teething problems which forced the South Korean tech giant to push back the release of it by a few months. "Do not press the screen with a hard or sharp object...

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Video shows inmate catch contraband package dropped from a drone

Video shows inmate catch contraband package dropped from a drone

He suddenly runs forward to catch an object falling from above, he scoops it up in his shirt then walks away. According to WEWS , Cuyahoga County Jail in OH released the video showing the inmate in...

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Vaping-related lung illnesses may be linked to THC products — CDC

Vaping-related lung illnesses may be linked to THC products — CDC

No single ingredient or additive has been implicated, . but most of the products in question are believed to be from the black market or include THC , . No patients reported adding any substances to ...

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Audi RS Q3 arrives with 400 horsepower, available Sportback body

Audi RS Q3 arrives with 400 horsepower, available Sportback body

Slated for a launch in 2020, the RS Q3 is the third and fourth out of six new RS models that the German automobile manufacturer is planning to launch. This can be further upgraded to Sport Suspensio...

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Nokia phones be first to get Android 10 Go Edition update

Nokia phones be first to get Android 10 Go Edition update

Granted, these are phones that have been around for awhile, and it's nice to see them getting updated at all. Google just announced this week the Android Go edition of Android 10 . Of course, 202...

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Pompeo subpoenaed by House Democrats over Trump-Ukraine scandal

Trump noted on the call that the the then-vice president "went around bragging that he stopped the prosecution, so if you can look into it". The Inspector General of the Intelligence Community has det...

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What Greta said!: Kiwi schoolkids strike for climate

What Greta said!: Kiwi schoolkids strike for climate

Friday's strike echoed the sentiment, with hundreds of students, from elementary school students to high school seniors, gathering near Seoul's Gwanghwanmun Square despite upcoming mid-term exams. "...

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NVIDIA uses Tensor cores for AI-powered greenscreen for streamers

NVIDIA uses Tensor cores for AI-powered greenscreen for streamers

The first, and probably most useful, is the incorporation of RTX Greenscreen that's debuting in OBS , which automatically removes anything that's not you from the video in real time and replaces ...

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Judge says Trump’s migrant child detention rules go against Flores agreement

Judge says Trump’s migrant child detention rules go against Flores agreement

A US judge on Friday blocked a Trump administration rule that would have allowed indefinite detention of migrant families, saying it was inconsistent with a decades-old court settlement that governs...

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Facebook to Test Hiding Like Counts, Starting Down Under

Facebook to Test Hiding Like Counts, Starting Down Under

With this test, Facebook is hoping to put a stop to users competing for likes and how it feels when everyone can see just how few people liked your content. As before, the argument for doing so is t...

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Berlin not to change attitude to Kyiv despite Trump-Zelensky call

Berlin not to change attitude to Kyiv despite Trump-Zelensky call

Oh Soo-young has the full story. "I would like you to find out what happened with this whole situation with Ukraine, they say CrowdStrike..." Analysts said the phone call would have little domes...

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Rage 2's Rise of the Ghosts DLC Launches on Xbox One

Rage 2's Rise of the Ghosts DLC Launches on Xbox One

The post-apocalyptic shooter gets a new region known as the Overgrown City and a new faction in the form of the Ghosts; who have not taken too kindly to the Feltrite experiments performed on them by...

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CDC: 805 cases of lung illness from vaping nationwide; 12 deaths reported

CDC: 805 cases of lung illness from vaping nationwide; 12 deaths reported

Another CDC study , based on interviews with 86 patients in Wisconsin and IL, found that 87 percent "reported using e-cigarette products containing THC". It's unclear whether sales in Michigan's ...

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HP Chromebook x360 12b and 14b convertibles launching soon

HP Chromebook x360 12b and 14b convertibles launching soon

As the name suggests, the new Chromebooks integrate a 360-degree hinge that allows users to switch between laptop mode, tablet mode, and tent display mode. The 12-inch model is rated to offer up to ...

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Apple Music app soon to receive dark mode on Android devices

Apple Music app soon to receive dark mode on Android devices

The dark theme for the Google application and the Google Assistant responds to the entire system themes in Android 10 and also in Android Pie, but can also be manually adjusted in the application s...

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N. Korea Expresses Hope for Trump's 'Wise and Bold' Decision

N. Korea Expresses Hope for Trump's 'Wise and Bold' Decision

He also claimed while Pyongyang has made "sincere efforts to build trust" , USA politicians remain "obsessed" with the idea of enforcing sanctions until Pyongyang completely gives up its nukes first....

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Study finds billions of plastic particles released by tea bags

Study finds billions of plastic particles released by tea bags

Like regular tea bags , they're discarded after use. These tiny microplastics - at levels higher than other foods and drinks - are then consumed. "Although mindful consumers are promoting the red...

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Virginia girl says classmates pinned her down and cut her dreadlocks

Virginia girl says classmates pinned her down and cut her dreadlocks

During the horrifying ordeal, Amari said one boy held her hands behind her back, while the others clipped off her locs with scissors. Vice President Mike Pence's wife, Karen Pence, teaches art p...

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UK Conservative conference to go ahead as planned -PM Johnson's spokesman

UK Conservative conference to go ahead as planned -PM Johnson's spokesman

The motion, which was not even debated before being voted on, was rejected with 306 votes against and 289 in favor. The vote does not mean Conservative conference will not go ahead, but MPs will now...

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Canadian duo recorded video confession to killing Sydney man, and United States girlfriend

Canadian duo recorded video confession to killing Sydney man, and United States girlfriend

Childhood friends Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, had been tracked over three weeks from westernmost British Columbia more than 3,000 kilometers (1,860 miles) east to Manitoba province. Hac...

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Google Play Pass launched for Android today

Google Play Pass launched for Android today

Google Play Pass is now only available in the USA, but will be released multinationally in the future. There's a 10-day free trial should you rather have a taste before you you buy and, additio...

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Keep Vladimir Putin's talks with Donald Trump 'classified' says the Kremlin

Keep Vladimir Putin's talks with Donald Trump 'classified' says the Kremlin

Zakharova also scoffed at Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to open an impeachment inquiry based on the call. Peskov made the comment in response to questions about the White House...

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How coastal and frozen regions will change with climate change

How coastal and frozen regions will change with climate change

If greenhouse gas emissions continue to increase strongly, it is possible that around 70% of this upper permafrost could be lost. Cities across the world, including NY and Shanghai could see regular...

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WHAT, MOTHERF****R?! Samuel L. Jackson Is the New Voice for Alexa

WHAT, MOTHERF****R?! Samuel L. Jackson Is the New Voice for Alexa

With that said, it makes flawless sense why Amazon would choose him as the first celebrity rep for Alexa . It's all accomplished through a neural text-to-speech software which allows Amazon to recrea...

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U.S. House committees subpoena Pompeo for Ukraine documents

The committees - Foreign Affairs, Intelligence and Oversight and Reform - first requested a laundry list of documents on September 9 and sent a follow-up letter on Monday. Trump specifically brought...

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Dallas cop testifies at her murder trial in neighbor's death

Dallas cop testifies at her murder trial in neighbor's death

Guyger, who's charged with murder in the death of Botham Jean , struggled to maintain her composure most of the day. "I never wanted to take an innocent person's life". She had earlier been asked b...

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