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The asteroid is 23ft across similar to the size of a school bus. It had managed to get within 196,000 miles (315,000 km) of Earth during its journey. This NASA graphic shows the orbit of asteroid 2018 DV1 in relation to Earth. In recent years we've become more aware of the number of space rocks in our cosmic neighborhood, especially after one went completely undetected in 2013 before slamming into the atmosphere over Russian Federation, blowing out windows and causing numerous injuries.
  • PyeongChang to Host Largest Winter Paralympics in History

    PyeongChang to Host Largest Winter Paralympics in History

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    The move comes after Pyongyang participated in the PyeongChang Winter Olympics that ended on Sunday amid a mood for rapprochement between the two Koreas. "Congratulations to all of the athletes who have earned a spot on the Canadian Paralympic Team", Nicholson said. Yukon and Newfoundland and Labrador each have one athlete.
  • WD unveils 'fastest' 400GB microSD and demos its 1GB/s future

    WD unveils 'fastest' 400GB microSD and demos its 1GB/s future

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    The new 400GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD card offers read speeds up to 160MB/s and write speeds of up to 90MB/s. Current A1 cards, such as the SanDisk Ultra 400GB MicroSD , can do 1500 read and 500 write IOPS per second, with IOPS defined as the number of 4KB read/write commands that can be executed per second.
  • New York Attorney General 'Disappointed' by Collapse of Weinstein Deal

    New York Attorney General 'Disappointed' by Collapse of Weinstein Deal

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    They said: "While we recognise that this is an extremely unfortunate outcome for our employees, our creditors and any victims, the board has no choice". However, the Weinstein Company , which has backed films such as Django Unchained and Silver Linings Playbook , has experienced some hardships that have become irreparable.
  • Airtel launches Rs 995 prepaid plan; what was the company thinking?

    Airtel launches Rs 995 prepaid plan; what was the company thinking?

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    This is the other kind. We could think of no logical reason for its existence (and we are hoping that the folks at Airtel would enlighten us themselves). 1. Here are a couple of examples to prove my point. The new plan comes with a validity of 180 days and offers benefits such as unlimited calls and messages.
  • I am well and have no heart ailment, reassures Rajkumar Santoshi

    I am well and have no heart ailment, reassures Rajkumar Santoshi

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    The Film director Rajkumar Santoshi's condition is now well and good after doctors completed his angioplasty on him, sources said on Wednesday. Officials at Nanavati Hospital confirmed Santoshi's admission to the hospital, but refused to specify the treatment he was undergoing.
  • New England Patriots TE expected to play in 2018

    New England Patriots TE expected to play in 2018

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    During an appearance on Boston Sports Tonight on Monday , Curran said Gronkowski "didn't enjoy himself in 2017" and that hanging up his cleats was a real possibility. I'd expect that to continue. I know it was a hard year physically for him, certainly he's been through a lot. With two years left on his deal and the tight end admittedly pondering about the end of his National Football League career, it would still make sense for the Patriots to look for a young tight end in the coming draft.
  • Metal Gear Survive Wiki - Walkthrough, Tips And More

    Metal Gear Survive Wiki - Walkthrough, Tips And More

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    Konami has released a new update for Metal Gear Survive on PlayStation 4 , Xbox One and PC in an attempt to patch up some of the server issues that players have been experiencing. Are those name insults to the director and producer? Experience Metal Gear like you never have before with the tension of stealth gameplay, tactics of base defense, and the grueling reality of survival.
  • Fitbit (FIT) Releases Q1 Earnings Guidance

    Fitbit (FIT) Releases Q1 Earnings Guidance

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    In related news, Director Jon Callaghan sold 15,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 2nd. US comprised 59 percent of revenue; EMEA 27 percent, APAC 7 percent and Other Americas 7 percent. An earnings forecast is an analyst's outlook for a company's future quarterly or annual earnings. The company said it expects losses in the current quarter of as much as 21 cents a share where the average analyst estimate was for a 9-cent loss.
  • Ang Lee and Will Smith Start Filming Gemini Man

    Ang Lee and Will Smith Start Filming Gemini Man

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    The innovative story finds Smith playing an elite assassin who is suddenly targeted and pursued by a mysterious outsider-who happens to be a younger version of himself. Shortly after Ang Lee became attached to the project previous year, the production kicked into high gear, soon adding stars Will Smith, Clive Owen , and Mary Elizabeth Winstead .
  • A federal appeals court reaffirms FTC as internet cop

    A federal appeals court reaffirms FTC as internet cop

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    Rejecting AT&T's argument that telecommunications providers must be regulated exclusively by the FCC, the court found that concurrent jurisdiction is commonplace among federal agencies, citing for example the shared jurisdiction of the FTC and the Department of Justice with respect to antitrust matters.
  • Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Limited Time Solid Gold Mode

    Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Limited Time Solid Gold Mode

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    While it might take us a while to actually see a jetpack in Fortnite , hopefully Epic Games is going to be able to figure out all of the different ways that they could be abused and make sure that by the time the jetpack is released that it's balanced to the game.
  • Hearthstone Hall Of Fame 2018: Year Of The Raven Edition

    Hearthstone Hall Of Fame 2018: Year Of The Raven Edition

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    This year , the Mage Secret Ice Block , the neutral minion Coldlight Oracle , and the infamous Molten Giant . You'll be able to create a custom tournament and invite your friends-all from within the Hearthstone game client. We've already gone through the Year of the Kraken and the Year of the Mammoth, so this and this year Hearthstone takes to the sky with the Year of the Raven.
  • Google launches Clips camera in attempt to sneak AI into the home

    Google launches Clips camera in attempt to sneak AI into the home

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    To do that, the deceptively simple Clips hardware calls upon some clever AI technology. At the same $249 price point, you can pick up a Clips and have it shipped to your home. Whenever my two cats would sprint around my apartment or start playing with each other, I set up Clips to record the action. What hasn't gone down so well is the results of Clips' efforts.
  • Airtel joins global 'Seamless Alliance' for in-flight connectivity

    Airtel joins global 'Seamless Alliance' for in-flight connectivity

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    The alliance instead proposed a scenario where passengers would not have to enter credit card information or authenticate their devices before gaining access to an internet connection. Airtel now has over 370 million subscribers across the world with operations across 16 countries, and the company stated that all the Airtel customers would be able to enjoy uninterrupted access to high-speed data services even while they are in flight.
  • Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different

    Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different

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    French nonprofit advocacy group Reporters without Borders has already called on journalists in China to close their iCloud accounts in wake of Apple's decision. It's unclear whether or not these actions - including the new data center and compliance - will ultimately be good for Apple's bottom line or Chinese people's freedom.
  • Tesla (TSLA) Downgraded to Sell at Vetr

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    It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Grt Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Tesla Inc (Put) ( TSLA ) by 342.86% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Inspirion Wealth Advisors Limited Liability Corp stated it has 759 shares. Enterprise Fincl Svcs Corporation reported 4,010 shares stake. It also reduced its holding in Materialise Nv (NASDAQ:MTLS) by 112,145 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 293,076 shares, and cut its stake in Teradyne Inc (NYSE:TER).
  • Today's elephants don't interbreed like ancient species

    Today's elephants don't interbreed like ancient species

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    Geneticist Eleftheria Palkopoulou stated that she trusts that this examination can make a change in the world for the rich history of elephants and underscore the requirement for protecting the main three elephant species that are still here with us on this planet, and which are generally under the fast-approaching danger of extinction from poaching and natural surroundings misfortune.
  • Animator & Voice Actor Bud Luckey Dies Age 83

    Animator & Voice Actor Bud Luckey Dies Age 83

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    Luckey's death was confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter by his son, Andy, who told the trade that Luckey passed away on Saturday at a hospice in Newtown, Connecticut "after an extended illness". Luckey explained, back in 2005, that a cowboy seemed like a better and more interesting match for antagonistic relationship with a spaceman like Buzz Lightyear.
  • Apple could be working on AirPods-like over-the-ear headphones

    Apple could be working on AirPods-like over-the-ear headphones

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    Now the rumors surfaced about the possible features in the second generation of Airpods that will be released this year along with hints of the third generation in 2019. Kuo has heard that Apple is working with metal injection molding company SZS. The analyst expects a 100% to 200% jump in the component orders in fiscal 2018, while shipments of assembled devices is expected to rise 60% to 80%.
  • Experiment Shows Microbes Could Thrive On Saturn's Moon Enceladus

    Experiment Shows Microbes Could Thrive On Saturn's Moon Enceladus

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    The Cassini spacecraft , which flew through a plume of vapour erupting from cracks in the moon's icy surface, revealed the presence of hydrogen, which points to the existence of active energy sources on the moon's ocean floor, similar to the hydrothermal vents that teem with life on Earth.
  • Fiat Chrysler to stop making diesel cars by 2022

    Fiat Chrysler to stop making diesel cars by 2022

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    FCAU stock is now showing negative return of -2.81% throughout last week and witnessed declining return of -10.56% in one month period. Regentatlantic Capital LLC acquired a new position in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in the fourth quarter worth $183,000.
  • SeaWorld CEO Joel Manby departs as company's losses widen

    SeaWorld CEO Joel Manby departs as company's losses widen

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    The Company's theme parks feature a diverse array of rides, shows and other attractions with broad demographic appeal which deliver memorable experiences and a strong value proposition for its guests. SeaWorld did not immediately respond to CNNMoney about the resolution. SeaWorld has tried to fix its public image over the last few years, following backlash fueled by animal rights groups as a result of negative publicity generated by the 2013 documentary " Blackfish ", which was critical ...
  • Climate change threatens King penguins

    Climate change threatens King penguins

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    In these less frigid waters , a number of Antarctic fish species gather in large numbers. Finding a new ice-free home with the sandy and pebbly beaches where king penguins like to breed is not easy. Without this protection, the future of the king penguin, and many other Antarctic species is uncertain. But the APF is shifting towards the pole due to rising temperatures, and if the trend continues, the front will soon move out of range of the king penguins, the study suggests.
  • Analytical Overview of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)

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    The stock traded within a range of $7.35 and $7.65. Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. Finally, Vertical Group began coverage on shares of Cleveland-Cliffs in a research report on Friday, January 19th. For this relative risk measurement, CLF has beta value of 1.37. Analysts use common formulas and ratios to accomplish this. Currently, the 14-day Relative Strength Index (RSI ) reading is at 53.74.
  • Gwen Stefani spends the day in St. Louis

    Gwen Stefani spends the day in St. Louis

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    Prior to ditching their IDs for a cartoon makeover, however, both Shelton and Stefani shared a romantic moment onstage when she joined him during his Country Music Freaks Tour stop in St. The pop star and her boyfriend, Blake Shelton , dressed up as Daphne and Shaggy for her son Apollo's Scooby-Doo themed 4th birthday party over the weekend, and their costumes were absolute perfection.
  • Holi 2018: The skincare and haircare tips to know before you play

    Holi 2018: The skincare and haircare tips to know before you play

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    Choose natural organic colours and encourage your friends to do so too. Use vaseline, olive oil, coconut oil , mustard oil on your face and body. The fun, however, can turn into misery as chemicals present in those pretty colours and foams can easily lead to skin allergies, breakouts, and damaged hair.
  • Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes

    Apple Watch Series 3 will track your shredding on the slopes

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    Plus, you'll be able to contribute active calorie measurements from your time on the mountain to the Apple Watch Activity app and get credit towards your Activity rings, Apple said . You'll also be able to sync your workout information with the Health app on iPhone, and the Slopes and snoww app in particular are also launching Siri functionality that allows you to begin tracking through voice commands.
  • Duisburg's goalkeeper gets thirsty and concedes stunning goal

    Duisburg's goalkeeper gets thirsty and concedes stunning goal

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    It will go down in history as one of the most weird goals. Stefan Kutschke ran in to score unchallenged as Flekken turned round too late. In the 17th minute Flekken cost his team an advantage, which can only be described as a real-life Federation Internationale de Football Association glitch.
  • Samsung announces Galaxy S9; to be available from March 16

    Samsung announces Galaxy S9; to be available from March 16

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    These phones are sleek. Announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Sunday, the new top-end Android device comes in two varieties, following in the footsteps of last year's popular Galaxy S8 in both look and feel. Unless you absolutely need a better camera , I wouldn't worry too much about the upgrade. What we think is key here is how the S9's AR Emoji can be used on third-party messaging platforms, because the emojis you create are added to the phone's keyboard, ...
  • A Bunch Of Big-Name Companies Cut Ties With The NRA

    A Bunch Of Big-Name Companies Cut Ties With The NRA

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    United Airlines: The airline said Saturday that is ending a discount it has offered for travel to the NRA's annual meeting . " TrueCar is ending its auto buying service relationship with the NRA effective February 28, 2018", the Santa Monica, California-based automotive pricing and information website also tweeted Friday night.
  • Quadrature Capital Ltd Has $19.65 Million Holdings in Ford Motor (F)

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    General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.14% the S&P500. Strs Ohio sold 224,873 shares as General Motors Co (GM)'s stock declined 12.09%. Plante Moran Financial Advsrs Limited Liability Co owns 0.06% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 2,697 shares. The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 22 by Berenberg.
  • Prepare for seriously cold weather this week, Britons told

    Prepare for seriously cold weather this week, Britons told

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    The current warning lasts from 3am and 11:55pm on Tuesday . Further snow showers are expected through Tuesday , with the likelihood that a more organised band of snow will push southwest during the morning, bringing 5 to 10 cm [2 to 4ins] of snow in places in just a few hours.
  • Samsung announces Galaxy S9 and S9+

    Samsung announces Galaxy S9 and S9+

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    Samsung's flagship phones have always been known for their exceptional camera quality , but the Galaxy S9 takes it to a whole new level with a mechanical aperture for the first time in a smartphone. It also has dual-aperture. You don't need to spend weeks preparing for your Galaxy S9 pre-order, but there some tasks you should perform if you want the process to go smoothly.
  • Nokia 8 Sirocco: HMD Global's new flagship unveiled

    Nokia 8 Sirocco: HMD Global's new flagship unveiled

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    It is backed by a 1,500mAh battery , and there is also a 2MP camera on the rear. The entry-level Nokia handset's biggest USP is that it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) and will come with stripped down and optimised apps like Gmail Go and YouTube Go among other things.
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

    Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9

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    It is already known that the Galaxy S9 will be the first smartphone with a dual-aperture camera. We don't yet know all the details regarding the launch but from what we have seen so far it's highly likely that it will have an augmented reality component, from the leaks coming from Samsung.