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The probe will create history as it will become the first ever spacecraft to come closer in the orbit of the sun. Nasa hopes the findings will enable scientists to forecast changes in Earth's space environment. NASA's first mission to the sun - will expolore the sun's atmosphere and its outermost atmosphere, the corona. The probe's seven-year journey will bring it to within 6.16 million kilometers (3.83 million miles) of the sun's surface.
  • Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash

    Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash

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    The policy put in place by the Trump administration last month moved adults to the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service and sent many children to facilities run by HHS. Trump had tweeted earlier Wednesday, "It's the Democrats fault, they won't give us the votes needed to pass good immigration legislation ". Immigrant children outside a former Job Corps site that now houses them in Florida.
  • Trump says he 'worked hard' on WC bid

    Trump says he 'worked hard' on WC bid

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    Perhaps most crucially, Americans are no longer isolated from the world game and thousands of them watch Europe's Champions League and England's Premier League, developing a knowledge of the sport and its greatest talents. "When they help us fight against corruption, of course, we are pleased", Infantino said. The bribery scandal put the governing body on the brink, FIFA President Gianni Infantino told the congress ahead of Wednesday's vote.
  • The United States, Mexico And Canada Will Host The 2026 World Cup

    The United States, Mexico And Canada Will Host The 2026 World Cup

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    Host nation Russian Federation thrashed Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening match of the World Cup to start their tournament in style in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday. Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro, citing voters in Scandinavia, western Europe, southeast Asia and South America. The joint North American bid was considered a heavy favorite from the outset and earned high marks from FIFA's bid evaluators because it will, in theory, require less construction and lower costs than the ...
  • Alabama doused with heavy rains from remnants of Alberto

    Alabama doused with heavy rains from remnants of Alberto

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    Tuesday until 7 a.m. Wednesday . Minor power outages were reported in north Florida, and the state's emergency response team started closing shelters on Monday, citing a "lack of public sheltering need". The National Weather Service issued an alert warning that heavy rains could cause flash flooding across the western Florida panhandle and much of southwest and south-central Alabama.
  • Facebook's AI makes little headway in the fight against hate speech

    Facebook's AI makes little headway in the fight against hate speech

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    Facebook revealed Tuesday that it removed more than half a billion fake accounts and millions of pieces of violent or obscene content during the first three months of 2018, pledging more transparency while shielding its chief executive from new public questioning about the company's business practices.
  • Local sales of Galaxy S9 hit 1 mln units

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    The latest speculation, which arrives from Chosun , suggests that Samsung has completed core development on the technology , but requires more time to improve its accuracy. The release of the iPhone X spelled trouble for Samsung and it's looking like Huawei might beat Samsung in the race to bring a foldable smartphone to market.
  • 'Efail' exploit can expose old email content that was previously encrypted

    'Efail' exploit can expose old email content that was previously encrypted

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    Unfixed bugs in widely used e-mail programs make it possible for attackers to obtain the plaintext of messages that are encrypted using the PGP and S/MIME standards , researchers said early Monday morning. The attack, as explained by The Verge , allows "bad actors inject malicious code into intercepted emails, despite encryption protocols created to protect against code injection".
  • Relax: Google Duplex will identify itself when making a call

    Relax: Google Duplex will identify itself when making a call

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    With the AI sounding so much like a real human, a number of commentators have brought up the potential ethical issues with the technology. The "Murph & Mac" show on KNBR in San Francisco played a clip Wednesday of Duplex talking. However, tech giant Google is bent on turning intelligent assistants such as JARVIS into a reality. Chief executive Sundar Pichai and other officials said Google should find ways to reduce stress from technology and improve customers' "digital well-being".
  • See SpaceX launch its rocket created to fly up to 100 times

    See SpaceX launch its rocket created to fly up to 100 times

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    The geostationary satellite, named Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman after the country's founding father, weighs over 3500 kilograms and will carry 40 Ku and C-band transponders which will help in direct-to-home transmission and provide V-sat services to Bangladesh and its neighbouring countries.
  • Kratos Tells Dad Jokes in Hilarious New God of War Video

    Kratos Tells Dad Jokes in Hilarious New God of War Video

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    After God of War is updated, people can enter Photo Mode by bringing up Option from the menu or starting Touch Pad Quick Access via the Settings menu. Borders: Add a Vignette and adjust Vignette Intensity, and Vignette Falloff. Until more updates come our way, Happy gaming. Speculation about God of War patch 1.17 is that it fixes some fringe cases where HDR was bugged for some players.
  • Warmind to Launch May 8th at 11:00 Pacific!

    Warmind to Launch May 8th at 11:00 Pacific!

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    Furthermore, the new Warmind expansion was made possible by the help of devs over at Vicarious Visions. Bungie will reveal patch notes for update 1.2.0 during server downtime, so stay tuned for more information. Warmind marks the second official expansion to the award-winning Destiny 2 , and sequel to the critically acclaimed Destiny videogame. Will you be playing this new content? But you'll still have to purchase the DLC if you want to use the maps in private matches.
  • Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) Analyst Ratings as of May 6, 2018

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    Quantitative Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.01% in Arrow Global Group PLC (LON:ARW). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys, Florida-based fund reported 29,616 shares. Credit Suisse maintained NEXT plc (LON:NXT) rating on Monday, March 26. Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating and GBX 270 target. Peel Hunt maintained SOCO International plc (LON:SIA) on Monday, January 8 with "Buy" rating.
  • Weak global cues depress equity indices

    Weak global cues depress equity indices

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    Both, benchmark Sensex and BSE Midcap index, were running together in the lower territory during Friday's trade around 1:55 pm (IST), falling 0.45 per cent and 0.42 per cent, respectively. Meanwhile, on a net basis, foreign institutional investors (FIIs) sold shares worth Rs 525.93 crore, while DIIs bought shares to the tune of Rs 165.84 crore in Wednesday's trade, provisional data showed.
  • Solo tickets going on sale at the crack of May the Fourth

    Solo tickets going on sale at the crack of May the Fourth

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    A celebration for Star Wars fans across the globe, May 4th is officially now known as Star Wars day . Fans do cosplay, visit the Star Wars rides in Disneyland or simply share pictures of their Star Wars themed parties on social media among other activities.
  • Amazon expanding Boston tech hub, hiring on 2000 workers

    Amazon expanding Boston tech hub, hiring on 2000 workers

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    Amazon bought Kiva Systems, a robotics company based in the Boston suburb of North Reading, in 2012. The online retail giant uses its Boston base to focus on developing its digital assistant Alexa, as well as Amazon Web Services and audiobook seller Audible.
  • Oculus Go now available, standalone mobile VR for £199

    Oculus Go now available, standalone mobile VR for £199

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    If you have been in the market for a new virtual reality (VR) headset and have wanted to pick up an all-in-one offering, then Oculus might have one for you to consider. That immediate availability only applies to the U.S. for the time being. Made from a combination of plastic, breathable fabrics and elastics, Oculus' Go is the most pleasant headset I've yet strapped to my face.
  • Fortnite Season 4 - Announcement Trailer

    Fortnite Season 4 - Announcement Trailer

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    Players have speculated where the meteor would crash on the Fortnite: Battle Royale map as smaller meteors fell on different parts of the map. The Omega skin is an alien-like outfit showing a dark, sleek, mysterious skin that can be upgraded as you progress through Fortnite season 4 .