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8oz gloves and officials confirmed for Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor showdown

8oz gloves and officials confirmed for Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor showdown

According to the NSAC, fights above 147 pounds require 10 ounce gloves . A matchup that will see Irishman McGregor attempt to cross over from the sport of mixed martial arts and make his pro bo...

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Google Pixel 2 specs confirmed in FCC filing made by HTC

Google Pixel 2 specs confirmed in FCC filing made by HTC

This is more than likely a near final internal build as the now Developer Preview 4 is still at 8.0.0. As per the FCC listing (via Reddit ), Google Pixel 2 series is confirmed to be manufactured ...

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HTC launches the wireless Vive Standalone

HTC launches the wireless Vive Standalone

HTC's Vive is still one of the best virtual reality setups out there today, yet one of the most inconvenient parts about it is that it's not cheap . Dubbed the HTC Vive Standalone VR headset , ...

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Informational program on the upcoming eclipse

Informational program on the upcoming eclipse

This will be the first total solar eclipse the us has seen since 1979. "We talk about it a lot but a lot of us haven't seen one or don't know exactly what happens", said Sally Chilson, the library...

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Microsoft offers rewards for Windows bugs

Microsoft offers rewards for Windows bugs

If a bug is reported that Microsoft already discovered internally, the first finder will still receive 10 percent of the qualifying reward. The Microsoft bug bounty program has been in existence si...

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Baby killer whale 'Kyara' dies at SeaWorld San Antonio

Baby killer whale 'Kyara' dies at SeaWorld San Antonio

The final killer whale born into captivity at a SeaWorld Park has died after suffering "some very serious and progressive health issues" her entire brief life, according to the park. Tilikum, 35...

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Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner says Sansa is 'woke now'

We don't know how the rest of Season 7 will unfold, but we are a little less in the dark now. Game of Thrones had its season seven debut this past Sunday, but there are still six episodes to go....

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Doom's 6.66 update makes all DLC free

Doom's 6.66 update makes all DLC free

The new system will also see all veteran players reset to level 0, but that's apparently not a big deal, because "that's just your level". Previously, guns, equipment, and customization options unlo...

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Most oil players losing confidence in the market, IEA says

Most oil players losing confidence in the market, IEA says

As members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC , prepare for the joint ministerial monitoring committee meeting in Russia, Nigeria on Wednesday expressed commitment to suppor...

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Huawei's Special Edition KFC Smartphone For China Is Finger Lickin' Good

Huawei's Special Edition KFC Smartphone For China Is Finger Lickin' Good

It's called the " KFC Huawei 7 Plus", and is powered by a Snapdragon 430 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of expandable storage. There's also a 13-megapixel camera on the back, as well as a fingerprin...

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Home Run Derby 2017: Complete rules

Home Run Derby 2017: Complete rules

Marlins Park does not have the short porch in right field like Fenway Park and the field dimensions are very similar to Kauffman Stadium. Stanton's 61 homers from last season's derby will be hard f...

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Injuries that have hampered world number one Andy Murray in 2017

Lendl added that Murray is "hitting the ball really well" and that he's satisfied by Murray's performance in practice . Practice has gone well , " was Lendl's response when asked whether he is anx...

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Specifications for new Pixel 2 devices revealed

Specifications for new Pixel 2 devices revealed

It will look very similar to the first Pixel but do away with the 3.5mm headphone port leaving only stereo speakers. Internally, the phone is said to feature a Snapdragon 835 processor , 4GB of RAM...

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Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr today

The event scheduled to take place at the Taipei Travel Plaza near the Taipei Railway Station will feature a wide array of activities to celebrate the end of Ramadan , when people and families get tog...

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Whole Foods shares keep rising in bidding war speculation

The marriage of Amazon and Whole Foods will have major implications across the entire grocery and food industry. Without cashiers or checkout lines, Whole Foods might not need quite as many employ...

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Keeping an eye on the tropics: 2 systems could become hurricanes

A hurricane hunter aircraft is expected to investigate the disturbance on Sunday, if necessary, which Hathaway said is standard protocol. National Hurricane Center stated that the government of Ba...

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Gulf Crisis Mediation Shifts to United States as Tillerson Helms Talks

A Gulf official with direct knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg on Thursday that Saudi Arabia and the U.A.E. were expected to relay to mediators a list of demands soon. Those ties, however,...

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Comeback Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason in Game 4

Mot of that throwing was done by James, who made nine of his first 10 shots to set the tone for the Cavaliers, who had 27 of his points in the first half as Cleveland stayed within touch. Maybe, but...

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Brand South Africa calls on citizens to help those in Knysna

Brand South Africa calls on citizens to help those in Knysna

In this video, which was shown live on Facebook, the shells of several burnt-out houses can be seen, as well as live fires in other buildings. The storm killed eight people, including three who died...

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WWDC 2017: Apple gives Siri top billing on watchOS 4, Apple Watch

Brands like LifeFitness already allow you to sync your equipment with an app on your phone to better track your workout. This face, powered by Siri Intelligence, will update contemporaneously with n...

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LG X venture headed to AT&T on May 26

LG X venture headed to AT&T on May 26

Though no price has been officially announced, LG's partnership with AT&T on its "Next" plan says that it will cost $11 per month for 30 months. LG is calling it the X venture, and it's designed for...

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Apple's top suppliers dragged into Qualcomm legal battle

Apple's top suppliers dragged into Qualcomm legal battle

In a new move in the on-going dispute between Apple and Qualcomm , the chip supplier has sued four iPhone suppliers directly. SAN DIEGO Manufacturers that build Apple's iPhone and iPad are bein...

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Google unveils standalone VR headsets with Daydream

Moving past smartphone-based VR, Google will be partnering with hardware makers to launch standalone VR headsets that cut the cord and have no reliance on PC, console or smartphone. In addition, you a...

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Potentially severe weather including high wind gusts en route to Topeka area

Potentially severe weather including high wind gusts en route to Topeka area

South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Tuesday will bring sunny skies, and the high will be near 75. THURSDAY: Partly cloudy with a 20% chance for thunderstorms by evening. There is a 30 percent c...

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Australia considers laptop ban on commercial flights

Australia considers laptop ban on commercial flights

The US and Britain banned laptops in cabins on inbound flights from a number of Muslim-majority countries in response to unidentified security threats in March. John Coyne, a national security analyst...

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Motorola Moto C and Moto C Plus budget-friendly phones announced

But it turned out to be false and Lenovo is bringing new one this year which is dubbed Moto X 2017. An image was leaked by a leakster Evan Blass via Twitter which reveals the line-up of the 2017 ...

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Aric Almirola wins Xfinity race at Talladega

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity race at Talladega

The 2.66-mile oval in Alabama is the longest on the circuit, and routinely provides entertaining and action-packed racing. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Joey Logano is the favorite in this ...

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Meteors to shower NZ skies this weekend

Meteors to shower NZ skies this weekend

This year, the best period to see the meteors will be in the early morning hours of May 6, according to NASA . Sky watchers living near the equator will catch one of the best views of it, so peop...

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Robert Mugabe:

Robert Mugabe: "We are not a poor country"

Opposition parties yesterday slammed President Robert Mugabe and demanded his immediate resignation after he ridiculously claimed that Zimbabwe is only second to South Africa (SA) in terms of developm...

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Facebook offers India cheap Wi-Fi via 20000 hotspots

Facebook offers India cheap Wi-Fi via 20000 hotspots

The ISPs are AirJaldi in Uttarakhand, LMES in Rajasthan, Tikona in Gujarat, and roll out in Meghalaya is being carried out by a company called Shaildhar. It is basically a service which offers interne...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones launched in India, prices starts at 57900 INR

Their internal storage out of the box capacity is 64 GB. While the Galaxy S8 is powered by a 3000 mAh battery, while the Galaxy S8 Plus comes with a larger 3500 mAh battery. Both phones are water-re...

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Titans happy with 1-2 punch in first round

Titans happy with 1-2 punch in first round

He set the USC career records for kickoff return yardage (2,141 yards) and returns (79) and his 27.1 career kick return average is second best in Trojan history. Seven years ago, though, not many expe...

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Didi completes over $5.5 bln financing round

Didi completes over $5.5 bln financing round

The last valuation for Didi was $34 billion in August when it agreed to acquire Uber Technology Inc's China business following a drawn-out rivalry between the two firms. China legalised ride-hailing s...

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NASA's Cassini spacecraft has successfully traveled between Saturn and its rings

Cassini and its little buddy, the Huygens probe, has already gathered a laundry list of critical data from Saturn and its largest moon, Titan, which is "one of the most Earth-like worlds we've ever e...

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New Marketing For 'Call Of Duty: WWII' Reveals Release Date, New Features

New Marketing For 'Call Of Duty: WWII' Reveals Release Date, New Features

Bristling with cannon and armaments, the Rock commanded control of the Strait of Gibraltar, a critical maritime chokepoint vital to the war effort. Call Of Duty WWII, which was revealed tonight, cou...

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