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Trump weakens building standards for federally supported projects in flood-zones

Trump weakens building standards for federally supported projects in flood-zones

A White House official said that Mr. Trump's executive order would reinstate the prior flood management standard, issued by President Jimmy Carter in 1977, but that it would not prohibit state and...

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Organizers Postpone

Organizers Postpone "March On Google"

The goal of the meeting was not to plan a "counter protest" organizers said, but to discuss preparedness and safety should the Saturday event escalate, and to plan a response if the community voted in...

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How is Amazon's Alexa being used for mobility assistance?

How is Amazon's Alexa being used for mobility assistance?

The new "skill" works whether EE TV is on or in standby mode, so customers won't miss their favourite programmes and can set up recordings quickly as they head out of the house. EE appears to have c...

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How Lawrence, area schools are preparing for Monday's solar eclipse

How Lawrence, area schools are preparing for Monday's solar eclipse

Safe viewing is a priority! "He said to me, 'Before you die you owe it to yourself to experience a total solar eclipse , '" Baron recalls. According to a release issued Wednesday, library officia...

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Texas bathroom bill defeated as special session wraps up

Texas bathroom bill defeated as special session wraps up

Passage of the bill in Texas had the potential to reinvigorate momentum of similar legislation in other Republican-dominated states, after its fire largely died following North Carolina's partial re...

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Xiaomi confirms August 21 release for Redmi Note 5A

Xiaomi confirms August 21 release for Redmi Note 5A

This one is listed on TENAA sporting a 1.4GHz quad-core processor and it is believed to be the Snapdragon 425 SoC. Talking about the differences between the two variants, the camera and storage ...

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Leaked BMW Z4 Concept Will Make Supra Fans Weep Tears Of Joy

Leaked BMW Z4 Concept Will Make Supra Fans Weep Tears Of Joy

No word yet on what type of powertrain would equip the production Z4, but BMW confirmed it would retain its rear-wheel-drive layout. In a conscious nod to its roadster tradition, BMW says the low ki...

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ASUS unveils flagship ZenFone 4 series at global launch event

ASUS unveils flagship ZenFone 4 series at global launch event

For those who prefer shooting regular photos, the Asus Zenfone 4 Max Pro has dual 16MP rear cameras , also with 120-degree wide view so you can fit more of the environment n your shpt. It will be...

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The next Game of Thrones episode has been leaked by mistake

The next Game of Thrones episode has been leaked by mistake

The cyber-criminals have leaked episodes of several HBO shows, including returning USA comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm , and made confidential information held by the network public. Indian police d...

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'Completely Unhinged.' Late-Night TV Reacts to President Trump's Charlottesville Press Conference

Jimmy Kimmel used his monologue on the Tuesday night edition of ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live to address Trump's outrageous press conference. A president, Meyer said, "can stand for a nation, or you ca...

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The next 4 steps we should take with North Korea

The next 4 steps we should take with North Korea

In response, the Trump administration, with the support of the global community, is applying diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea to achieve the complete, verifiable and irreversible denu...

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Intel reveals first scant details of future Ice Lake processors

Intel reveals first scant details of future Ice Lake processors

Will Ice Lake be the first member of Intel's ninth generation Core family? Intel's Kaby Lake chips are still pretty fresh, but AMD's big Ryzen push means that the chip giant is getting ready to ta...

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The Evil Within 2 Trailer Reveals The Deadly Photographer

The Evil Within 2 Trailer Reveals The Deadly Photographer

The protagonist, Sebastian Castellanos, was put to the ultimate test of survival with nightmarish creatures and only limited supplies to protect himself with. But he wouldn't wait for these flawless m...

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THQ announces new Gothic horror title Black Mirror

THQ announces new Gothic horror title Black Mirror

THQ Nordic has revealed a new game today called Black Mirror , and they are keen to stress that it has nothing to do with the rather popular TV series. Blood is not always thicker than water. The ...

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We Happy Few Receives Release Date, Headed To Consoles

We Happy Few Receives Release Date, Headed To Consoles

It's quite possible that the Alpha state of the game took players by surprise, leading to disappointment. We Happy Few is now officially scheduled to come out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and P...

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Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde: Paulinho offers new dimension

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde: Paulinho offers new dimension

However, his place in the pecking order has suddenly become uncertain, with Barcelona securing the services of Paulinho . Samper, however, chose to continue at the Nou Camp and earned his first-tea...

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Asus Zenfone 4 Max Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison

Asus Zenfone 4 Max Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison

It is powered by a 3,300 mAh battery. The leakages conclude that Asus Zenfone 5 Max will be available in Rose color. Very similar to the iPhone 7, the Zenfone 4 Max also has a band of antenna li...

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Nokia 8 To Be Announced Later Today

Nokia's return has been sparked by Finnish start-up HMD Global - which is now the exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand name for smartphones and tablets - and has already been busy revamping the ...

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Almost 100 volcanoes found lurking beneath Antarctica

Almost 100 volcanoes found lurking beneath Antarctica

The ones that were identified ranged in height from a mere 328 feet to 12,600 feet and the cone themselves ranged from two miles to just under 40 miles in diameter. Icy Antarctica might seem like th...

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HTC will be making the Pixel 2 for Google

HTC will be making the Pixel 2 for Google

Google is expected to unveil the Pixel 2 series in October and release the phones to the market the same month in select developed markets, rolling it out in other regions in the following weeks. Whe...

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Samsung's new tiny SSD is insanely fast and incredibly affordable

Samsung's new tiny SSD is insanely fast and incredibly affordable

Samsung aims to give users simple and efficient access to massive data so they can complete tasks quickly and on the move. Samsung Electronics has announced the introduction of the Samsung Portable...

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VSU Hosts Great American Eclipse Event

VSU Hosts Great American Eclipse Event

The eclipse will last for approximately two and a half hours in every city, beginning around 1:30 p.m. and ending around 4 p.m. If you aren't sure what that is or where to get it, you can set up a pie...

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Counterfeit solar eclipse glasses are risky, American Astronomical Society warns

Counterfeit solar eclipse glasses are risky, American Astronomical Society warns

Totality begins there at 10:16 a.m. We are now one week away from the total solar eclipse . Viewing: Megacast on Reuben H. Fleet Dome in Balboa Park until 1:15 p.m. And, do not use glasses that hav...

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Here are some of the best shooting brakes ever made

Here are some of the best shooting brakes ever made

With no roof to work with, the curvy cowls are created to represent the signature double bubble shape featured on the roof of Zagato coupes. That doesn't make it less lovely, of course. But it's at th...

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Standard Life completes £11bn merger as 800 jobs to go

Standard Life completes £11bn merger as 800 jobs to go

The firm now has a GBX 510 ($6.62) price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of GBX 343 ($4.45). Standard Life Aberdeen, whose £3.8bn tie-up completed yesterday, has launched...

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Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Trailer Showcases The Terror Tribe

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Trailer Showcases The Terror Tribe

After players conquer all of Mordor, there is an endgame mission type called Shadow Wars that will still keep them occupied. Succeed in defending a fortress, and it'll remain yours. Having something t...

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gets New Trailer Starring the Terror Tribe

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gets New Trailer Starring the Terror Tribe

However, this doesn't seem to be the case for Shadow of War . Take a look at Middle-earth: Shadow of War's endgame, a multi-stage affair called The Shadow Wars, which asks you to defend your fort...

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Allo for Web Launch Sure Seems Imminent

Allo for Web Launch Sure Seems Imminent

Just like the WhatsApp web client, the Allo web client has to pair with the Allo app on your Android phone for it to work. You'll need an Android phone. Google's plan is to have Allo and Du...

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North Korea leader suspends missiles attack on US Pacific territory of Guam

North Korea leader suspends missiles attack on US Pacific territory of Guam

Jong-un has said that if the "Yankees" continue their extremely unsafe and reckless actions on the Korean peninsula that action would have to be taken. While the Defence Secretary remained vague on wh...

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Witness the Spectacular and Mysterious Solar Eclipse at Fort Scott NHS

Witness the Spectacular and Mysterious Solar Eclipse at Fort Scott NHS

The eclipse will peak, with the maximum surface of the sun covered, around 2:33 p.m., and that will last about two minutes and 31 seconds. We asked Anna Sajina , associate professor of astronomy an...

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