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No habrá debate de candidatos: negativa de Cristina Kirchner

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En un comunicado, la producción dio a conocer el motivo principal: la negativa de la ex presidenta Cristina Kirchner . En ese sentido, el candidato de 1País, Sergio Massa , había cruzado a Bullrich y Cristina a los que acusó de no querer debatir, algo similar al desafío que lanzó Florencio Randazzo cuando pidió debatir de cara a la sociedad. Lire la suite »

Microsoft Goofs, Posts Price of First Cortana Speaker

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Microsoft has been working with third-party manufacturers to expand Cortana to smart speakers. Also integrated will be Harman's Sonique far-field voice recognition technology. Microsoft's Cortana-enabled speaker built by Harman Kardon, the Invoke , was confirmed to launch on the market sometime this fall, but no details about the device's exact release date and price emerged until now. Lire la suite »

Saudi Aramco plans unit in India, to open office soon

This is part of Saudi Aramco's strategy of overseas expansion by investing in refineries in major markets to lock in customers. "We will be looking at investors as we continue to make progress related to timing and location", he added, according to Reuters . Lire la suite »

Il faut "mener une guerre à l'israélienne" (Estrosi, LR) — Terrorisme

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Celui qui vient de convoquer les responsables des grandes villes d'Europe et de l'arc méditerranéen pour signer " la déclaration de Nice " veut donner à ces villes " des moyens de haute technologie, de manière prédictive ". Le Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU avait adopté une résolution qualifiant les implantations israéliennes en Cisjordanie de "violation du droit international" et appelant à l'arrêt de la politique d'implantations. Lire la suite »

Mourners Attend Roadside Vigil for Victims of Vegas Shooting

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According to the Chicago Tribune , Zanis has created over 20,000 crosses since he began the project 20 years ago. He's made 20,000 crosses over the course of 20 years for homicide and shooting victims, WGN9 reported , but this installation is the most he's ever made at one time. Lire la suite »

Ballparks Set the Stage for 2017 MLB Playoff Action

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And when you throw in Alex Wood and Rich Hill, it will make it all the tougher for teams to beat them in the postseason. Advancing to the World Series is a great accomplishment and something nice to look back on, but it's in the past. Typically hovering around the 95-win mark, the Nationals possess a lot star power in the form of veteran performers and young superstars. Normally, I eschew fixed-odds futures like these because you can nearly always get a better payoff by taking the series ... Lire la suite »

Joel Embiid Participates In 5-On-5 Action

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It wouldn't be surprising if Embiid didn't play at all in the preseason, as the 76ers work him back slowly from having surgery on his torn left meniscus in March. Playing just over 25 minutes per game, Embiid averaged 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds, 2.5 blocks and 2.1 assists per contest. Embiid, the No. 3 overall pick in the 2014 draft, missed his first two National Basketball Association seasons with injuries and played only 31 games last season. Lire la suite »

Union City police officers investigating fatal pedestrian strike hit by motorcycle

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Authorities say one of the motorcyclists fled, and the other crashed at the scene. "They came out unexpectedly, and they just crashed into the police officers at the scene", said witness Angel Solorzano. The association said officers were taken to hospitals. The prosecutor said Suazo has been charged with three counts of assault by auto, and said he was scheduled to appear in court on Friday afternoon. Lire la suite »

Republicans & NRA shift ground, consider limiting bump stocks

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The move to legislate that accessory appears to be gaining traction in Washington and with the NRA , which signaled Thursday that it supports a review of bump stocks . Instead, the device allows for "an alternate shooting technique", creating, "reliable rapid fire", according to Slide Fire . "As a gun owner and a staunch supporter and defender of the Second Amendment, I believe that the recent tragedy in Las Vegas prompts a congressional review of bump stocks and similar devices that ... Lire la suite »

YouTube changes search to combat conspiracy theories

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In the days following the Las Vegas shooting, many videos appeared presenting "conspiracy theories" or misinformation . When YouTube was alerted to this and other conspiracy videos... Google, YouTube's parent, faced a backlash after the Vegas shooting too. Silicon Valley has faced heightened scrutiny over the previous year for allowing political propaganda and fake news to reach wide audiences, possibly playing a part in Russia's efforts to interfere with the United States presidential ... Lire la suite »

Google's new headphones double as a personal translator

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The Pixel 2 will come with a 5-inch screen, whereas the Pixel 2 XL will sport a 6-inch screen. The Google Pixel 2 and the Google Pixel 2 XL also miss out on wireless charging. "It's going to be tougher and tougher for companies to develop new and exciting products", Osterloh noted , "this is the ultimate Google experience". Lire la suite »

'Stranger Things' Dominates...Paris Fashion Week?

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Janaye Furman became the first black woman to open for Louis Vuitton in the fashion house's 163-year history, marking a historic moment on the Parisian runway. A model strutted down the runway wearing a vintage-inspired T-shirt with the faces of stars Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, and Finn Wolfhard ahead of the show's sophomore season premiere. Lire la suite »

Relief Likely for Small Businesses to Boost Compliance

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are likely to get relief in filing GST returns in the Goods and Services Tax Council meeting. "'The system that is in place for filing GST returns has the capability of handling 1.3 lakh returns an hour", Modi said reiterating that all the existing technological challenges would be addressed soon. Lire la suite »

Google unveils Home smart speakers to counter Amazon, Apple

Both the Echo Dot and Home Mini support Stuff's favourite streaming service , but this is where your setup comes in. The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in NY and producer Bryan VanGelder. Lire la suite »

Russian Federation says it fired 10 missiles at IS in Syria

According to Ruslan Leviev, a Moscow-based military researcher with Conflict Intelligence Team , both men are likely to be Russian mercenaries who were sent to fight in Deir Az Zor. The development comes after IS released a video on Tuesday purporting to show two Russian soldiers the extremists claim to have captured in fighting in eastern Syria. Lire la suite »

Samsung's HMD Odyssey sets sail for the mixed reality party

The new Odyssey "mixed reality" headset - that apparently means part VR and part AR - was unveiled on October 3 at a Microsoft event in San Francisco. The headset has a great field of view: 110 degrees and the resolution is awesome: 1440×1600 per eye, the displays have a size of 3.5 inches and come with a 90Hz refresh rate. Lire la suite »

Serious assault, Petrie Terrace

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He added there was a female passenger in the auto who they would like to speak to. 'We'd like to talk to the driver and any witnesses who might be able to give us information, ' Inspector Bragg told reporters. Portions of Milton Road were closed earlier this morning, and motorists have been advised to avoid the area if possible. A Queensland Police spokeswoman said investigations were continuing. Lire la suite »

Las Vegas massacre: Gun lobby's surprise response

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The Las Vegas shooter used the device. The National Rifle Association (NRA), the powerful pro-gun lobby that threw $21 million behind Donald Trump's presidential candidacy past year, weighed in on the debate for the first time today, calling on the U.S. Lire la suite »

Sheriff: Did Las Vegas Shooter Get Radicalized?

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Danley was met by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night after her return from the Philippines, her home country, according to the City News Service. Danley is an Australian citizen who moved to the United States 20 years ago to work on the casino strip, the Australian government confirmed Tuesday. Lire la suite »

NRA endorses more regulation on bump stocks that boost guns' firing rates

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Fully automatic weapons are regulated in the United States and you have to get a National Firearms tax stamp to own one , which requires the potential owner to go through a second background check. "Even the Slide Fire home page says at the very top that they've ".chose to temporarily suspend taking new orders in order to provide the best service with those already placed". Lire la suite »

White House chief of staff's personal cellphone compromised

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The report stated White House officials determined Kelly's phone was hacked after the administration's tech support department discovered a breach while examining the device. Officials told Politico only that he was no longer using the device and declined to say where the phone was or dispute the timeline. Kelly became chief of staff in July . Lire la suite »