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European Union sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens turbines violate intl law - energy ministry

European Union sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens turbines violate intl law - energy ministry

In June, top Russian officials recently the West to "stop obsessing" over the Crimea, and kept denying Moscow's involvement in the war in Donbass. The European Union extended sanctions on Russian individuals and entities over the delivery of Siemans turbines to Crimea which violated prior EU restrictions due to the Russian annexation of the area. Read More

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British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction'

British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction'

Lukasz Pawel Herba, who has British residency, was picked up by Milan police on July 18, a day after the model was released and dropped off at the British consulate in the city. However, when the model turned up in Italy, Herba allegedly kidnapped her, drugging her with the strong anesthetic Ketamine, before handcuffing the model , placing a pillow case over her head and putting her into a suitcase. Read More

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Not hyped yet for August 21 eclipse? You're about to be

And Chou is anxious about first-timers and other folks who might look up at the spectacle without much forethought. This is the first total solar eclipse in the lower 48 states since 1979 and the first coast-to-coast eclipse since 1918. Assistant Program Coordinator Glen Adams described the eclipse as "a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity". "We're going 24/7", says Lewin. If you decide to buy eclipse glasses elsewhere, there are ways to spot a fake. Read More

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Driver accused of livestreaming fatal crash pleads not guilty

Driver accused of livestreaming fatal crash pleads not guilty

The girls' parents, Nicandro and Gloria Sanchez, have seen the video. The video then recorded the vehicle crashing. "They don't know these things about her", he said. I know I'm going to prison, but I don't care. This is the last thing I wanted to happen. I'm sorry, baby. I'ma hold it down. rest in peace, sweetie. Obdulia is now in the Merced County Jail on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence . Read More

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Samsung earnings to overtake Apple on chips, Galaxy s8

Samsung earnings to overtake Apple on chips, Galaxy s8

Operating profit jumped 73% over a year earlier to 14.1 trillion won while sales rose 20% to 61 trillion won, in line with its earlier guidance. While Mr Lee and Ms Park battle allegations of bribery and other charges, Samsung is thriving thanks to tiny microchips called DRAM and NAND memory chips, which are needed to store and process data in servers and mobile devices. Read More

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Toyota is reportedly developing electric cars that can be recharged in minutes

Toyota is reportedly developing electric cars that can be recharged in minutes

According to the Japanese media, Toyota is on-track to deliver the solid state batteries in electric cars by 2022, increasing range and reducing charge time. Solid-state batteries appear to be the answer. The new Toyota EV will use a solid-state battery and be able to recharged in a few minutes. The company that created the immensely popular Prius is late to the EV game, but it will be welcomed with open arms if it brings a solution to two of the segment's biggest limitations. Read More

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Google Prepare Android O For Launch

Also, you won't receive the final Android O build unless you are enrolled in the Android Beta Program . If you want to check out the upcoming feature, you can join the Beta program here. Another widely-reported bug related to setting up Google accounts on AW 2.0 still hasn't been fixed, nearly three months after it was first reported. Read More

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Ford Mustang GT scores Drag Mode

Ford Mustang GT scores Drag Mode

The 2018 Ford Mustang EcoBoost will deliver 310 horsepower and 350lb-ft of torque, up 30lb-ft from the 2017 Mustang EcoBoost. Ford is quick to point out that the GT Performance Package runs to 60 miles per hour quicker than a PDK-equipped Porsche 911 Carrera-a auto that starts at $94,000. Read More

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Branden Grace shoots first-ever 62 in major championship

After hard conditions on Friday, Grace was able to take advantage of near-perfect golfing weather on the event's penultimate day to move to within two shots of overnight leader Jordan Spieth . To make matters even more awesome, Grace did this after shooting 74 the round before during some brutally bad weather. "I honestly had no idea that was something historic", Grace told reporters. Read More

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GE profits off in second quarter

GE profits off in second quarter

Operating cash flow from GE's continuing industrial operations, adjusted to exclude deal taxes and pension plan funding, rose from $65 million to $1.47 billion year over year in the quarter. Bornstein called "the single most important capital allocation item that we have". At GE Power, the world's largest maker of gas turbines, revenue climbed 5 percent. Read More

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Nintendo launches companion iOS app for Switch console

Take Splatoon 2 , which appears inside the new app under a generalized area with the header "Game-Specific Services". You've already got the Switch , which has a battery to charge if you're playing on the go. App makers say using voice chat via Nintendo's Switch online app will be fun since the feature works in different ways based on the game that is now being played. Read More

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OnePlus 5 may reboot when you call 911

OnePlus 5 may reboot when you call 911

Users of the OnePlus 5 are reporting a new bug in which the so-called "flagship killer" smartphone reboots whenever emergency services numbers are called - whether that's 999 in the United Kingdom or 911 in the US. The problem doesn't appear to be affecting every single OnePlus 5 owners, but the problem is widespread enough to still be incredibly risky. OnePlus says it is looking into the issue, which could have serious consequences for OnePlus owners faced with an emergency. Read More

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Amazon - Developing new Messaging App called Anytime

Amazon - Developing new Messaging App called Anytime

Anytime see, s to be a more ambitious messaging platform, one created to contend against other messaging apps in the market such as Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp , Viber and many more. There'll also be support for games, splitting bills with group participants and interactive media sharing. Amazon's messaging app Anytime is expected to be powered by the company's chat service for enterprise users called Chime . Read More

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Nokia 5 will be available in India by August 15

Nokia 5 will be available in India by August 15

Who knows what else HMD-Nokia has in store for us with their newest phones, but some of us can't wait to see more. The Nokia 3 was originally announced back in February during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, along with the Nokia 5, while the Nokia 6's global availability was also announced at that tradeshow. Read More

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New Audi A8 luxury vehicle unveiled

New Audi A8 luxury vehicle unveiled

The fourth generation Audi A8 will go on sale globally this October. In 2018, the all-new A6 will be the next to get the refresh inspired by the promising Prologue concepts . Audi adds there are 41 different driver assistance systems, and the MMI can be set up for six different user profiles with up to 400 different functions. Read More

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Drinking Coffee Could Help You Live Longer, Studies Say

Drinking Coffee Could Help You Live Longer, Studies Say

One of these looked at how coffee affected people in 10 European countries, surveying 520,000 people and found that the beverage significantly expanded their life span. For one of the new studies published in the Annals of Internal Medicine , the authors examined data collected over about 16 years from 521,330 people living in 10 European countries. Read More

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Iowa gas prices unchanged in past week; averaging $2.15 a gallon

Iowa gas prices unchanged in past week; averaging $2.15 a gallon

They say the prices are averaging at 2.37 a gallon, this all according to the data company's daily survey of 229 gas outlets in New Haven . The national average increased 3.4 cents per gallon in the last week to roughly $2.25 a gallon. In 2015, it was $2.91 per gallon. In 2013, it was $3.77 per gallon. "With July 4 now in the rear-view mirror, gasoline prices in many states have advanced following the an uptick in oil prices in late June", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst ... Read More

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Sky is shaking up the way you pay for and watch sport

Sky is shaking up the way you pay for and watch sport

A one-channel pack will cost £18 per month, two £22 or three £26, so subscribers needn't pay more to watch a sport they have no interest in. The operator will now offer viewers ten dedicated sports channels including Sky Sports Action and Sky Sports Arena , offering rugby union, rugby league, boxing, netball, darts, NFL, tennis, WWE and GAA. Read More

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Former 'Hills' star Lauren Conrad welcomes baby boy

Former 'Hills' star Lauren Conrad welcomes baby boy

Just a recap on what The Hills star has been up to since she announced her pregnancy , The Paper Crown designer was the guest of honor at a baby shower on the 20th of May. This is the first child for Conrad and Tell, who got married on September 13, 2014 in California. According to the 31-year-old, her mom was the reason for the choice. Read More

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Rare Pikachu Coming To Pokemon Go

Rare Pikachu Coming To Pokemon Go

The first details are coming from a fansite which acquired a press release with the details. The anniversary version of Pikachu will be wearing Ash Ketchum's hat from the Pokemon Anime series. The Niantic video game celebrates its first anniversary in the market with great success. Pokemon Go trainers from all over the world are expected in the city for the event, which will see historical landmarks become Pokestops which will also provide historical information about the location. Read More

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Tech stocks go nuts after computer glitch

Tech stocks go nuts after computer glitch

It said: " Nasdaq is investigating the improper use of test data distributed by the UTP [unlisted trading privileges] and consumed by third parties". Some providers such as Yahoo Finance, Google Finance, and Bloomberg LP showed the fake changes in share prices. A spokesperson for Nasdaq told CNBC the glitch was down to test data being distributed by third party financial sites. Read More

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Rolls-Royce Black Badge

Rolls-Royce Black Badge

For starters, the solid black paint finish is created using multiple layers and paint and lacquer to create what Rolls Royce calls "the deepest, darkest and most intense black to ever grace a production vehicle surface". Reflecting the marquee's Bespoke philosophy, Dawn Black Badge hosts a new interior with exquisite Black leather with Mandarin highlights, including a strip of orange highlight, which encircles the cabin at hip-height. Read More

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