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Relations between the US and Russia are at a "low point" and need to be improved, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday during a joint news conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. "The reign of the Assad family is coming to an end and they have brought this on themselves", Tillerson said. Russian Federation has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution demanding a swift investigation into a chemical weapons attack in Syria.
  • North Korea state media warns of nuclear strike if provoked

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    Tensions are high on the divided peninsula. One of a few concrete things that came out of the meeting happened to be the potential for US access to the Chinese market for beef. The order was issued during Xi's visit. Earlier Tuesday, Trump tweeted that he tried to persuade Xi to put pressure on North Korea in exchange for a good trade deal with the United States.
  • Rallycross Invades Project Cars 2 in New Gameplay Trailer

    Rallycross Invades Project Cars 2 in New Gameplay Trailer

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    Bandai Namco has announced that rallycross is racing its way into Project Cars 2. Project CARS 2 is shaping up to be one of 2017's best racing games, with 170+ cars, 60+ tracks, varying terrains and motorsports. As such, deJong and Eriksson's Honda Civic Coupe will be represented in-game, alongside authentic scanned Rallycross tracks including DirtFish and Daytona in the US, Lånkebanen in Norway, and the spiritual home of Rallycross , Lydden Hill in the United Kingdom, where it ...
  • Audi R8 LMS GT4 Unveiled

    Audi R8 LMS GT4 Unveiled

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    Other models in the Audi Sport portfolio include the R8 and RS 7 as well as the 2017 and the 2018 RS 3, which will launch this summer for the first time in the U.S. It features a 5.2-liter V10 engine, estimated to producers almost 500 horsepower and controlled under the SRO GT4 regulations. The new Audi Sport performance division is mostly an exercise in rebranding-it's the new name for Audi's Quattro performance subsidiary-but we're okay with that if it means we get cool special editions ...
  • Passenger Dragged Off United Airlines Flight Identified

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    The 31-second video, which has been viewed nearly 150,000 times since it was posted on Facebook, was taken on a United Airlines flight from Chicago to Louisville. Hours later on Monday, his tone turned defensive. He later doubled down in a letter to employees, defending the airline's actions and describing the passenger as "disruptive and belligerent".
  • US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary

    US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary

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    The National Park Service has temporarily closed the West Beach and Portage Lakefront beachfront areas and warns that people and pets must avoid contact with water there until further notice. "At this time, it's not known how much has been spilled", she said, adding the EPA is monitoring the waterway and Lake Michigan. Rachel Bassler, an EPA spokeswoman, said the nearest municipal water source operated by Indiana American Water in Ogden Dunes has shut down its water intake and, for now, is ...
  • Over Half of Americans Approve US Missile Strikes on Syrian Airfield

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    Mr Putin and Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani warned the United States a "red line" had been crossed. Members of the group also hope to gain a sense from U.S. "How is it possible that their forces were co-located with the Syrian forces that planned prepared and carried out this chemical weapons attack at the same installation and did not have foreknowledge?" said the official, speaking on condition of anonymity.
  • Stock target prices analysis: Microsoft Corporation's (MSFT)

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    Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. American Economic Planning Group Inc. Mutual Of Omaha Bancshares Wealth Management has invested 0.94% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ).
  • Update to Roku TV OS

    Update to Roku TV OS

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    When you connect an antenna or cable box to your HD Roku TV, you'll get an opt-in prompt asking if you want to enable the new More Ways to Watch feature. "While watching live over-the-air TV, users will now be able to tag channels as "favorites" by pressing the "*" option button on the Roku TV remote. The Roku OS 7 .6 update is available to Roku devices sold after May 2011, as the company has phased out support for older streaming players .
  • Samsung's Galaxy S8 series going to be special

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    Samsung kept the "edgeless" concept you know and love from the Galaxy S8's recent predecessors, but improvements have been made to make way for the attractive Infinity Display . While we knew a lot about the device well in advance, there were some surprises. Now, this phone will, reportedly, be more affordable than the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, though if the source is to be believed, it will not be a mid-range smartphone per se.
  • Honda tries salvaging the Clarity with electric, hybrid options

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    In comparison, the rival Chevrolet Volt has a 53-mile electric range. Charging the battery takes 2.5 hours on a 240V supply, and Honda is predicting a 105 MPGe rating from the EPA. The full-electric version has an 80-mile range and can be recharged in three hours on a 240-volt outlet. The Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, listed as a 2018 model, is the only one of the trio that combines a battery, an electric motor, and a combustion engines.
  • Amaysim offers Galaxy S8 with bonus phone service

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    You can find out more details about the new Samsung Gear VR at the link below, the device will go on sale next month. You can activate it by pressing a button on the side of the phone. In addition, the Google Assistant has been replaced by Samsung's new personal assistant; Bixby . The phone's 10nm chips will bring over impressive performance gains, but they won't be able to beat the iPhone where it matters most.