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Priced starting at $720 for the 5.8-inch S8 and $840 for the 6.2-inch S8 Plus (pictured above), the new devices are being positioned as premium phones created to compete with Apple's iPhone 8, which is expected to come out this fall. The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 is also expected to have a facial recognition feature , infinity display, and augmented reality. According to SamMobile's report, the Galaxy S8 Active will have the codename SM-G892A and is codenamed "Cruiser".
  • Steve Stephens kills himself in Erie, Pa.

    Steve Stephens kills himself in Erie, Pa.

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    Pennsylvania State Police look over a auto as they investigate the scene where Steve Stephens , the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook, was found shot dead Tuesday, April 18, 2017 , in Erie. "I seen him in there ordering his food and I was like, 'Oh he look familiar, '" Byes told WIVB . Stephens had ordered a 20-piece McNuggets and a side of fries.
  • Saturn moon Enceladus is 'like a candy store for microbes'

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    The latest findings suggest that Enceladus - a small, icy moon a billion miles farther from the sun than Earth - has almost all of these ingredients for habitability. A picture of the ice plumes on Enceladus taken by Cassini. The new findings from Nasa's Cassini spacecraft , which has been orbiting Saturn since 2002, indicate that ammonia, carbon dioxide, methane and organics were also found coming from the plumes, nearly all the ingredients needed to support life on earth.
  • Facebook conference day 2: Still all about the camera

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    Afternoon sessions yesterday revealed several interlocking initiatives at the social-media giant, but most immediately front and center (to judge from CEO Mark Zuckerberg's keynote) may be augmented reality. This avatar is created using on of the Facebook photos of the user and can be customized as per one's choice. More partners for Facebook Workplace : Facebook has an enterprise version of its social network, called Workplace , that was launched last winter.
  • Should McDonald's workers get $50K reward in Facebook murder case?

    Should McDonald's workers get $50K reward in Facebook murder case?

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    Almost two days after Steve Stephens fatally shot Godwin in cold blood, two of his daughters met with Joy Lane for the first time. Before the shooting, Stephens demanded that he say " Joy Lane ", the name of his ex-girlfriend. They last talked Saturday night, she told the affiliate, when Stephens told her he'd quit his job and was moving out of state. Stephens, who had no prior criminal record, was not suspected in any other killings, Cleveland officials had said.
  • Principal Accused Of Beating Up Disruptive 7-Year-Old

    Principal Accused Of Beating Up Disruptive 7-Year-Old

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    Investigators say a principal at an East New York school last month kicked and hit a 7-year-old boy who was apparently acting out in class. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. When she and Hasheem's father met with the principal two days later, she says he denied it. Police sources say they eventually retrieved surveillance footage that led to the principal's arrest.
  • What will Bill O'Reilly do now?

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    O'Reilly's ratings overshadow Carlson's, and his show's viewership fell this week while he was on vacation and other Fox hosts subbed in. As part of its primetime shakeup after the departure of Bill O'Reilly, Fox News has chose to move the popular show The Five to 9 p.m.
  • Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski interrupts White House press briefing

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    This year, several Patriots players said they would not be attending, some specifically citing Trump's comments and behavior as the reason why. The White House is aware of "potential negative impacts" from a review ordered by Trump of whether lifting sanctions through the Iran nuclear deal was in USA national security interests, his spokesman says.
  • Georgia GOP congressional hopeful: I want Trump's help

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    You just tweeted moments ago to Donald Trump , "thank you for the call this morning". Of ballots cast Tuesday, he said 98,000 came from voters with Republican voting histories and 94,000 from historically Democratic voters. For Democrats, Ossoff's near win encourages the opposition movement that has flourished since Trump's election. Trump won the Southern state by about 5 percentage points in November's election.
  • Putin-linked think tank drew up plan to sway US election: documents

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    USA intelligence has acquired documents from the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies written since last June that show the formulation behind the plot, unidentified sources told Reuters Wednesday. Trump has said Russia's activities had no impact on the outcome of the race. FBI Director James Comey has confirmed that his agency has been investigating meddling in the election process since last summer, including potential links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government.
  • An asteroid will come 'very close' to Earth tomorrow

    An asteroid will come 'very close' to Earth tomorrow

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    The asteroid will approach the Earth from the direction of the Sun, and it will be "closest approach" for such a big-size asteroid since 2004. The asteroid, known as 2014 JO25 , will come within 1.1 million miles of Earth , or 4.6 times the distance between Earth and the moon - a "safe" distance, say astronomers.