Peggy Whitson set to break Sunita Williams' spacewalk record

Assuming the Cygnus gets there in time and the spacewalk stays on schedule, Whitson and Pesquet will replace the avionics box, install a wireless antenna and a new HD television camera and help engineers troubleshoot a cooling issue with the Alpha Ma... More..

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Google expands safeguards for advertisers

Meanwhile, firm WPP tells Reuters that it is talking to Google , along with companies like Facebook and Snapchat, about ways in which the companies can ensure that the image of brands advertising on thei...More..

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Australian towns evacuated amid flooding from ex-cyclone

No deaths were reported a day after Debbie smashed tourist resorts, flattened cane fields and shut down coal mines in tropical Queensland state as a category four storm, one rung below the most unsafe wind spee...More..

Kohli hails India series win as best yet
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Kohli hails India series win as best yet

In the all-rounders' list, Jadeja replaced Ahwin in the second position to be behind top-ranked Bangladeshi Shakib Al Hasan. It was India's seventh Test series win in a row-continuing the dominance that start...More..

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Reuse & Recycling Plan for Samsumg's 4.3m Recalled Galaxy Note 7 Devices

The company recalled four million devices, including replacement smartphones that continued to catch fire, and later had to cease production in October. Components such as semiconductors and camera modules will...More..

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Spacewalking astronauts salvage job, back inside

The PMA-3 relocation gets the ISS ready for the new International Docking Adapter-3 set to be delivered on a future SpaceX Dragon cargo mission. The duo were also tasked with installing four thermal protectio...More..

Speaker spurns health care talks with Dems
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Speaker spurns health care talks with Dems

Trump has signaled he'll work with Democrats on health care, but only if the Affordable Care Act falls apart and liberals are forced to reach across the aisle. The Freedom Caucus has always been a thorn in the...More..

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Experts respond to Trump's climate blitzkrieg

The administration still is deciding whether to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change. The order directs the EPA to take several actions to reflect the President's environmental and economic goals...More..

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Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Up For Pre-order With Vodafone

A view of the new Samsung Galaxy S8 at its Samsung launch event, March 29, 2017 in New York City. It does have a fingerprint scanner, as well as face-scanning capabilities, which I'll get to. Do the new sma...More..

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World's oldest spacewoman sets spacewalking record

NASA , meanwhile, has indefinitely delayed a spacewalk that had been scheduled for next week. The aim of this spacewalk is to upgrade the International Space Station for the arrival of commercial spaceships i...More..

Reality Check On Trump Calling For Bipartisanship On Health Care
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Reality Check On Trump Calling For Bipartisanship On Health Care

Kudlow, who helped Trump with his tax plan, said he thinks starting with business reform is a wiser idea. Defying President Donald Trump on the seven-year Republican Party promise to repeal and replace ...More..

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SpaceX's Historic Launch Proves Recycled Rockets Are the Future of Space Exploration

SpaceX's used Falcon 9 booster underwent extensive refurbishing in between its successful landing and being declared ready for a second trip skyward. SES had special access; the satellite provider, after all,...More..

Elon Musk's SpaceX launches recycled rocket in historic first
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Elon Musk's SpaceX launches recycled rocket in historic first

It was the first time SpaceX founder Elon Musk tried to fly a booster that soared before on an orbital mission. The Falcon 9 first stage launched, deposited the SES-10 satellite in orbit, and successfully lan...More..

Manatees No Longer Endangered
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Manatees No Longer Endangered

Buchanan stands so staunchly opposed to the decision, he intends to challenge the reclassification with U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke . Though the change does not affect federal conservation laws...More..

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How the internet privacy bill will affect you

The rules that Congress voted to repeal were passed last October by a different agency - the Federal Communications Commission. The White House said on Wednesday that Trump plans to sign the repeal ...More..

Ask LH: Should I Buy The Samsung Galaxy S7 Or Galaxy S8?
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Ask LH: Should I Buy The Samsung Galaxy S7 Or Galaxy S8?

Peter Wells takes a first look at Samsung's latest mobile device at its NY launch. With a bevy of choices open to you, which Galaxy S8 plan is your best bet? The company also claims to have made major chang...More..

Australia to bar banks from bargaining collectively with Apple over payments
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Australia to bar banks from bargaining collectively with Apple over payments

Given the differentiating characteristics of Apple Pay and other mobile payment services, a delay in being able to access Apple Pay functionality during the proposed conduct is likely to result in a small publi...More..

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Donald Trump has just made climate change a whole lot scarier

Bhushan said that with the new order and the budget proposal, Trump has shown that he does not believe in climate change and has made a decision to "go back" on his nations global commitments to reduce emissi...More..

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Samsung kicks off marketing drive for Galaxy S8 in Korea

Using the " Bixby " button, S8 and S8+ owners will be able to navigate Samsung's native apps and features through voice commands. A Samsung spokesman confirmed the remarks attributed to Koh Dong-jin in a ...More..

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US Marshals join search for missing 91-year-old judge

Courthouse in Scranton, Pa ., on Thursday, March 30, 2017. "Authorities believe this person may be special at risk of harm or injury", Pennsylvania State Police said in a Facebook notification . Kosik's fam...More..

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Meet Bixby, Samsung's New AI Assistant Making Its Debut on the S8

It remains to be seen whether Bixby will run in a more limited capacity like Siri, which often resorts to bringing up Google results when users ask questions, or whether it will have the additional capabiliti...More..

Speaker Ryan Spurns Health Care Talks With Democrats
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Speaker Ryan Spurns Health Care Talks With Democrats

Conservatives said the proposal backed by Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., did not eliminate enough Obamacare regulations. In the days since that effort failed, Trump has chided the Freedom Caucus o...More..

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SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap

SpaceX launched a communications satellite from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida and successfully landed the Falcon 9 rocket onto the ocean platform. And shortly after the landmark success, Musk took to...More..

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Spacewalking astronauts lose piece of shielding

No other details were immediately available about how the shield, which weighs 18 pounds (8 kilograms) and measures 63.6 by 23.4 by 2.6 inches (162 by 59 by 7 centimeters) was lost. Mission controllers have fig...More..

'Rollback of Clean Power Plan threatens air quality, health'
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'Rollback of Clean Power Plan threatens air quality, health'

A federal appeals court is considering a challenge on the plan from coal-friendly, Republican-led states and more than 100 companies. The health gains from a standard like the Clean Power Plan yield net economi...More..

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This Week's Box Office Top 5

The Disney monster's North American cume of 317-million-dollars is the fourth-biggest 10-day total in history. It had already grossed $1.3 million in previews. Spitz also noted that " Power Rangers " debuted in...More..

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Samsung Electronics' mobile chief says Galaxy S8 sales to beat S7's

We understand that both flagships feature a Snapdragon 835, and this is sufficient to run Windows 10 applications natively, but it looks like Samsung is going to be sticking with Android for now. They sport...More..

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Oldest spacewoman sets spacewalking record

Next week, she and Pesquet, 39, will perform another spacewalk to continue the space station upgrades and maintenance needed for future spaceships. They were in the process of using four large cloth panels to c...More..

South Africa 'saved by rain'
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South Africa 'saved by rain'

The third and final Test match between New Zealand and South Africa ended in a draw after rain washed out the final day's play in Hamilton. "At the moment I'm going fishing for a couple of weeks". New Zealands ...More..

Nintendo's Got Big E3 Plans
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Nintendo's Got Big E3 Plans

How do you want BioWare to improve the game? In a recent interview with Fox News , Nintendo of America's Reggie Fils-Amie assured that the company has big announcements to make when E3 begins later this ye...More..

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How Galaxy S8 stands out from iPhone 7 Plus

Last year's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge were promoted in a rather aggressive manner, and their successors will likely be advertised even more seeing how Samsung is eager to bounce back from the Galaxy Note 7 ...More..

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Space station debris shield floats away during spacewalk

She has surpassed the 50-hour, 40-minute mark of accumulated spacewalking time, previously set by former station resident Sunita Williams . The docking port was disconnected during a spacewalk last Friday b...More..

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Samsung Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S8: Watch the launch highlights

There's lots of other details about Samsung's newest devices, so if you've missed any of it you can find everything in the links down below. But we've got covered. Face and Fingerprint Sensor: Since there is n...More..

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Samsung confirms it will sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones

The Galaxy Note 7 was released in August but Samsung issued a worldwide recall for about 2.5 million of the devices in early September after reports the phone caught fire or exploded. Last week, Samsung said ...More..

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Samsung Galaxy S8: Here are our top 8 features

Samsung's latest flagship phones have ditched the physical home button found in their predecessors and introduced a new virtual assistant. LG got that ball rolling last month at MWC with the launch of the G6, a...More..