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Microsoft also claimed that Windows 10 S will offer significantly better battery life, with the Surface Laptop said to be able to last for 14.5 hours on a single charge. At Tuesday's EDU event, Microsoft announced Windows 10 S, an operating system tailored to classrooms and teachers. The Surface Laptop will ship in four colours: platinum, burgundy, cobalt blue, and graphite gold.
  • White House postpones Paris climate agreement meeting for second time

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    Washington [U.S.], May 6: The Trump administration has made a decision to send a "much smaller" representative team to the United Nations Climate Change Summit talks to be held in Bonn, Germany, this year. It therefore does not have the force of a binding treaty, and the United States could potentially withdraw from the deal without legal penalty. Administration officials said the crunch sit-down set for Tuesday had "been postponed" and may now take place next week.
  • Microsoft patches major Windows security vulnerability

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    A massive and rather embarrassing remote code execution vulnerability has been discovered in Microsoft's MsMpEng, the malware protection engine used by Windows Defender , Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft Forefront, and Microsoft Endpoint in nearly every recent version of Windows (7, 8, 8.1, 10, and Server 2016).
  • Mike Sullivan says Sidney Crosby wasn't evaluated for concussion after hit

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    Pittsburgh began Game 5 the same way, but after Carl Hagelin struck for his first goal since January 20, Sullivan replaced Kunitz with Hagelin to give Kessel another speedy player to skate with next to the skill of Malkin. He earned a promotion to the top line because of his strong play in the series but scored back with the third line on a toe drag that bought him space and a shot that froze Fleury.
  • Microsoft makes Edge browser more secure with Windows Defender Application Guard

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    This was an unusually fast response for the company, which typically releases security updates on the second Tuesday of every month and rarely breaks out of that cycle. However, Ormandy described a little more in a later tweet . "This level of accessibility is possible because MsMpEng uses a file system minifilter to intercept and inspect all system file system activity, so writing controlled contents to anywhere on disk (e.g.
  • White House climate change meeting postponed

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    At the same time, on May 6 total of 214 long-term institutional investors managing over United States dollars 15 trillion (EUR 13.7trn) in assets signed a letter , in which they ask G7 nations to implement the global climate pact and deliver their emissions reduction commitments.
  • Axelrod: It takes a lot of work to lose to Trump

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    Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey has revealed former presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton's suggestions he "swayed" the United States presidential election make him "mildly nauseous". Comey did tell Grassley he had never been an anonymous source of quotes in the media on the investigation of the Clinton and Trump campaigns and that he had never authorized anyone in the FBI to do so.
  • Panthers' Michael Oher turns himself in after alleged assault

    Panthers' Michael Oher turns himself in after alleged assault

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    The Tennesseean's Ariana Maia Sawyer reported Oher began arguing with an Uber driver April 14 over the cost for his trip into downtown Nashville. The driver admitted to putting his hands on Oher's face. With the Panthers since 2015, Oher has been placed on concussion protocol since the end of September 2016. Oher's life during his senior year of high school was the subject of a 2006 book by Michael Lewis.
  • USA to send small team for Bonn Climate talks

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    Trump's predecessor Barack Obama, who alongside Xi was instrumental in the agreement's birth in 2015, also entered the fray on Tuesday. The Paris Agreement was brokered by the Obama administration and was seen as a major breakthrough after the previous accord - the Kyoto protocol - failed to include the United States and China , the world's two biggest polluters.
  • Most Recent Analysts Ratings Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA)

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    On 11/4/2013 Healthcare Trust Of America Inc announced a quarterly dividend of $0.14 5.23% with an ex dividend date of 12/24/2013 which will be payable on 1/3/2014. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Healthcare Trust Of America from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, January 5th. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright law.
  • White House advisers postpone Paris climate deal meeting

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    Every nation involved in the talks, except Syria and Nicaragua, signed onto the deal. "That's the short answer to the issue about the United States". "We have been able to bring our emissions down even as we grow our economy". But Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has said the Paris pact "is a bad deal for America" that will cost jobs. Trump, who once remarked that climate change was a Chinese hoax, has since backed off those claims.
  • S. Koreans vote for new president to succeed ousted Park

    S. Koreans vote for new president to succeed ousted Park

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    South Koreans headed to voting stations on Tuesday to elect a new leader, with a potential record turnout suggesting voters are eager to move on from a corruption scandal that brought down the former president and shook the political and business elite.