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Cubs Send Struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

Cubs Send Struggling Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa

The 24-year-old Schwarber was sent down to Class AAA Iowa on Thursday, giving the slumping slugger a chance to catch his breath after a hard start to the season. Heyward sustained a cut on his left ha...

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Tesla Planning its Own Music Streaming Service

Tesla Planning its Own Music Streaming Service

The planned offering could start with a free, Pandora-like streaming radio option, which theoretically would be tied to Tesla vehicle ownership, one imagines. Thanks to the rise of music streaming, ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

But bands of heavy rain are continuing - with heavy rain in parts of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee. The center of the circulation was 165 miles northwest of Morgan City. There were no ...

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IPhone graphics chipmaker Imagination Technologies put up for sale amid Apple row

IPhone graphics chipmaker Imagination Technologies put up for sale amid Apple row

The company is now in preliminary talks with potential bidders, though Imagination did not say which ones. Shares in Imagination crashed in April after Apple said it would stop using the chip ma...

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Honda factory is hit after it falls victim to WannaCry cyber-attack

Honda factory is hit after it falls victim to WannaCry cyber-attack

Honda had to stop production at its Sayama plant on Monday after WannaCry made its way onto the automaker's network, Reuters reports . More than a month after the WannaCry ransomware began maki...

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Ferrari's 3.9-litre V8 wins Engine of the Year award

Ferrari's 3.9-litre V8 wins Engine of the Year award

It's improved for the 2018 model year with cylinder deactivation-on-demand - down to just two cylinders during light engine load, with that process taking just 14 milliseconds , which Ford says is ...

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Google Doodle honours visual artist Oskar Fischinger on 117th b`day

Google Doodle honours visual artist Oskar Fischinger on 117th b`day

Oskar Fischinger left Nazi Germany in 1936 for Hollywood as Adolf Hitler cracked down on abstract art. In the world of design, Fischinger is a towering figure, especially in the areas of motion gra...

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Overwatch loot boxes will have fewer duplicates, more game-credit rewards

Overwatch loot boxes will have fewer duplicates, more game-credit rewards

In a developer update today, Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan provided updates on the loot box and highlights systems. "We think this will be immediately evident and extremely significant for...

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Rocket League Devs Want to Run at 60fps on Nintendo Switch

Rocket League Devs Want to Run at 60fps on Nintendo Switch

Scibetta seems to say that Metroid Prime 4 will arrive in 2018, but I wouldn't be too surprised if it was a misstatement, and the game was actually coming in 2019 or even later. The game will return...

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Google Removes 2 Malicious Play Store Android Apps

Google Removes 2 Malicious Play Store Android Apps

Developers don't support Eclair, anyway, since it's so old . For reference, according to the latest data released by Google, Android 7.0 is now present on 8.9% of devices and Android 7.1 on 0.6% ...

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According to a report, the OnePlus 5 cheats on benchmarks

According to a report, the OnePlus 5 cheats on benchmarks

The fact that OnePlus has been caught gaming benchmarks for a second time is disappointing, particularly when there's absolutely no need to do so. The OnePlus 5 , on the other hand, is an entirel...

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Family declines autopsy for former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier

Warmbier , a University of Virginia student who had been in a coma for more than a year, died on Monday six days after being released by Kim Jong-un's regime. Mr Warmbier's parents, from OH, did...

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NASA marks 2 months to total solar eclipse

NASA marks 2 months to total solar eclipse

Eastern time, the eclipse will be seen across the country. Those in the rest of the country - in the penumbral shadow - will see a partial eclipse. St. You can replicate an eclipse by holding a flas...

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Kalanick Steps Down as Uber CEO

Kalanick Steps Down as Uber CEO

Kalanick will remain in the board of directors and "in control of a majority of Uber's voting shares", so it sounds like he'll still be around to work on his new moniker for the company, "Boob-er". ...

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Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

The Fox News host didn't let up, again telling Sekulow that he doesn't know whether Trump is under investigation or not. Sekulow: No, Chris, I said that - let me be crystal clear so you comple...

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Samsung unpacking event for Galaxy Note 8 scheduled for August 26

Samsung unpacking event for Galaxy Note 8 scheduled for August 26

Samsung does often "unpack" a phone on a weekend as part of a conference like February's Mobile World Congress. 2/6/17: A report from Dutch website GalaxyClub.nl has some more info on the Galax...

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Hot weather is getting deadlier due to climate change

Hot weather is getting deadlier due to climate change

Mora and his team, made up by a group of worldwide researchers and students, looked at more than 30,000 relevant publications to find data on 1,949 case studies of cities or regions in which human dea...

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Apple And Ikea Are Now AR Partners, Unlikely Alliance

Letting users see how the product can look on their home before purchasing can really help in sales. IKEA's digital transformation manager Michael Valdsgaard shared some new details about the progre...

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NASA Kepler Mission Discovers 219 More Exoplanets; Includes 10 Earth-Size Planets

Kepler has spotted more than 4,000 planet candidates and confirmed more than half of those. If aliens were observing our solar system using a similar instrument, they might think it contained three...

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How Amazon plans to be a dressing room right in your house

How Amazon plans to be a dressing room right in your house

For Amazon specifically, 74% of Amazon customers complained about printing a return label and 25% said it was annoying they had to find a new box or envelope, according to Nazar. Amazon has becom...

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Prodigy Of Mobb Deep Is Dead At 42

Prodigy Of Mobb Deep Is Dead At 42

You might also be interested in. . The publicist added. "the exact cause of death has not been determined". Prodigy and Havoc made up the 1990s hip hop group Mobb Deep , known as one of the m...

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This Marine Creature, called Peanut Worm, Looks like Human Organ

This Marine Creature, called Peanut Worm, Looks like Human Organ

The penis shaped sea creature found in the ocean off Australia is called as a peanut worm , and the pictures of this freaky sea creature are spreading like a wildfire on the internet. By the end of...

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Nintendo Switch update introduces a 'find my Joy-Con' feature

The new Switch OS update is out now so you should find that the console downloads it automatically next time you turn it on. Check out the full rundown of changes on Nintendo's website . The ne...

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American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot

American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot

In a transparent lace dress signed by Alexander McQueen, the Duchess of Cambridge offered the luxury of being very dressed, while letting her skin breathe. E.T. every day of the meet (June 20-24). ...

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Solar Farm Developer Firming Up Plans on Billion Dollar Renewable Energy Funds

Solar Farm Developer Firming Up Plans on Billion Dollar Renewable Energy Funds

There are no electric storage systems available today that can affordably and dependably store the vast amounts of energy needed over weeks to reliably satisfy demand using expanded wind and solar po...

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Tesla Inc (TSLA) Found Not Guilty in Fatal 'Autopilot' Crash

The May 7, 2016 crash drew widespread attention for being the first known fatal accident involving a vehicle operating on its own. As you might expect, there was an inordinate amount of coverage on th...

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Tesla Model Y Teased; Will Make It Production By 2020

Tesla Model Y Teased; Will Make It Production By 2020

Musk also specified that under the new platform for the Model Y , the company will not use the same 12-volt lead-acid battery to significantly reduce the amount of harnessing that goes between the b...

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The New Saints to face Europa FC in Champions League qualifying

The New Saints to face Europa FC in Champions League qualifying

Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham have all earned automatic spots into the Champions League group stage, but five British sides will have to go through qualification to join them. Fellow Scottish...

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Jada Pinkett Smith 'deeply hurt' by the new Tupac Shakur biopic

Jada Pinkett Smith 'deeply hurt' by the new Tupac Shakur biopic

Actors Annie Izolzeh and Demetrius Shipp Jr ., on May 31, 2017, in Los Angeles. "[All Eyez On Me is] a clumsy and often bland account of his life and work..." Jada Pinkett Smith‏ made it clear ...

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Pakistan hit back to sink Scotland at World League semi-finals

Pakistan hit back to sink Scotland at World League semi-finals

Harmanpreet (13th and 33rd minutes), Talwinder (21st and 24th) and Akashdeep Singh (47th and 58th) ripped apart Pakistan's defence. India is level in points with group B leaders Netherlands with o...

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