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OJ Simpson May Walk Free Within Days, According to Nevada Prison Officials

OJ Simpson May Walk Free Within Days, According to Nevada Prison Officials

LaVergne said that Simpson is very excited about his upcoming parole but that he grew bored at Lovelock Correctional Center after being put into isolation. It is the main processing centre for inmat...

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Twitter to double character limit to 280

Twitter to double character limit to 280

Twitter responded with a pledge to review its policy while noting that "newsworthiness" and public interest must be considered in deciding whether to take down a tweet. In response to request for com...

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Skyrim Special Edition 1.5 Update Includes Creation Club

Skyrim Special Edition 1.5 Update Includes Creation Club

The 1.5 update for Skyrim Special Edition is now available in beta for Steam users, but won't make its way to consoles until sometime October, so players will have to be a bit patient before they ge...

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After Years of Searching, Scientists Finally Found This Coconut-Cracking Giant Rat

After Years of Searching, Scientists Finally Found This Coconut-Cracking Giant Rat

Nuts bearing the characteristic tooth-marks of Uromys vika . The elusive vika , which is an oversize rat, lives in the tops of trees in thick vegetation on hard terrain in a remote and rainy islan...

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Gravitational Wave Detector In Italy Saw Wave Pass Through Earth In August

Gravitational Wave Detector In Italy Saw Wave Pass Through Earth In August

The signal came from the merger of two distant black holes and was also seen by LIGO detectors in the USA - which have already detected three black-hole mergers on their own. She said, "This is an exc...

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Microsoft Announces Windows 10 S Hardware Aimed at 'Firstline Workers'

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 S Hardware Aimed at 'Firstline Workers'

In addition to the laptops, Microsoft is also targeting firstline workers with a new enterprise plan called Microsoft 365 F1. Blocking non-Windows Store apps has proved a sticking point with some cr...

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Xbox - October 2017 Games with Gold

Xbox - October 2017 Games with Gold

On Xbox 360 (and Xbox One via Backward Compatibility) players can download a copy of Rayman 3 HD from October 1st until October 15th. Today, Microsoft revealed October's complimentary Games w...

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LG K7i with 'Mosquito away' technology launched in India at Rs 7990

LG K7i with 'Mosquito away' technology launched in India at Rs 7990

This smartphone comes with "Mosquito Away" technology. The LG K7i comes with an additional rear cover bundled in the box, which can put placed on the phone when required - it features a speaker that...

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Massive 100-Mile Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica, Reveals Worrying Glacial Retreat

Massive 100-Mile Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica, Reveals Worrying Glacial Retreat

Stef Lhermitte, a satellite observation specialist at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, posted photos of the calving event on Twitter this past Saturday. "This implies that somethin...

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Minn. companies help employees in Puerto Rico

Richardson told her family they could come stay with her, but after they bought a pricey plane ticket, they were told the only people allowed to leave the island were military families. Earlier in...

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NASA to Partner with Russian Federation on Deep Space Gateway Exploration

NASA to Partner with Russian Federation on Deep Space Gateway Exploration

NASA offered few other details about the agreement, which was signed at the 68th International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia. Roscosmos and NASA have released statements saying that ...

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Microsoft to roll out Office 2019 next year

Microsoft to roll out Office 2019 next year

But no, it turns out that there will be at least one more perpetual Office license version that you can buy. I think the days of seeing a massive step change in form and function are behind us, replac...

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Google celebrates 19th birthday with 19 games on surprise spinner

Google celebrates 19th birthday with 19 games on surprise spinner

It is a simple and fun game to find out the 19 surprises that Google has launched over the past 19 years. The game will be available through its birthday surprise spinner . The first Google ...

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MBTA, Keolis to educate public on train safety during Rail Safety Week

MBTA, Keolis to educate public on train safety during Rail Safety Week

When a vehicle and train collide, it's pretty easy to figure out who will win that battle. Operation Life Saver, a non-profit organization aimed at improving awareness of the dangers surrounding rai...

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Angela Merkel in tricky coalition talks

Angela Merkel in tricky coalition talks

A weakened Merkel must now find a new junior partner after the Social Democrats ( SPD ) declared they would go into opposition , to recover the support they lost while governing in Merkel's shadow. "...

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Microsoft, Facebook Complete the Highest-Capacity Subsea Cable to Cross the Atlantic

Microsoft, Facebook Complete the Highest-Capacity Subsea Cable to Cross the Atlantic

More precisely, 71 million HD clips can be transmitted simultaneously via this cable. An undersea internet cable that is fast enough to stream over 71m high-definition movies at the same time has ...

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'Pretty Woman' Musical Heading to Broadway

'Pretty Woman' Musical Heading to Broadway

The direction and choreography will be provided by Jerry Mitchell , who had this to say about the musical adaptation: "I got to work with Garry for over a year on this musical adaptation and experien...

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World will end 15 October says Doomsday prophet

World will end 15 October says Doomsday prophet

He might be able to trick you into believing something that isn't real, since he has made his living playing with people's minds, but he's not the same guy who wrote a book preaching that the end of t...

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Video Game Strike Ends as SAG-AFTRA Reaches Deal

Video Game Strike Ends as SAG-AFTRA Reaches Deal

While not all voice actor's demands were met, SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris called the agreement an "important advance" in the industry. The strike began October 21, 2016 , against nine of...

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Levi's $350 'smart jacket' goes on sale in the coming days

Levi's $350 'smart jacket' goes on sale in the coming days

Officially known as Levi's Commuter Trucker Jacket, the clothing item was apparently developed to use the Advanced Technology And Projects (ATAP) group by Google , which involves multi-touch sensor...

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