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A Powerful New Memorial To Victims Of Lynching

A Powerful New Memorial To Victims Of Lynching

The memorial experience continues through the civil rights era made visible with a sculpture by Dana King dedicated to the women who sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The museum is downtown, in a building that was once a slave warehouse. Underlying it is a belief in a racial hierarchy. The rates of minority imprisonment are much higher than imprisonment rates of white people. Read More

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Huawei now under criminal investigation over Iran trade

Huawei now under criminal investigation over Iran trade

The US reason for such severe actions against ZTE was because the Chinese firm violated the US Iranian and North Korean trade embargo . China now still relies on foreign makers for the supply of over 90% domestic chip demand, and can hardly see a clear future for its semiconductor industry despite aggressive deployments in wafer foundry, IC design and memory production. Read More

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Brexit: Brussels seeks

Brexit: Brussels seeks "more clarity" from the UK

However, allies of Theresa May have told the Sun that failing to confront demands for a change of course by pro-European Tories would only delay the Prime Minister's problem. According to the bloc, the only possible framework for future cooperation between Britain and the European Union is a trade deal. She could lose her job and be replaced by a Brexiteer like Jacob Rees Mogg . Read More

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New Gaia data reveals details on over 1.6 billion stars

New Gaia data reveals details on over 1.6 billion stars

It included information about the brightness and positions in the sky of 1. 1 billion stars , and more detailed data on the distances and motions of the brightest two million of those. On 25 April it released its second batch of data. Mandelbaum at Gizmodo reports, compared to the initial survey, which included stars some 500 light years away, the latest round of data includes twinkles as far as 8,000 light years out, with a precision 100 times more accurate. Read More

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India government approves death sentence for child rapists

India government approves death sentence for child rapists

India's government on Saturday approved of the death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12, responding to widespread outrage over the recent rape and killing of a young girl and other attacks on children. Public anger boiled over after police last week made public how the girl was drugged, repeatedly raped while held captive for five days at a Hindu temple and then beaten to death. Read More

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Novae Group Plc (NVA) Gains Add Rating from Peel Hunt

About 7.57M shares traded or 3.88% up from the average. ING Groep N.V. (NYSE:ING) has risen 11.07% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 17.59% the S&P500. Therefore 100% are positive. Hortonworks had 73 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Investec maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, February 11 report. Read More

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92nd birthday

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92nd birthday

The concert was a break in tradition for the queen who usually spends her birthday privately with little public celebration, although there were nationwide events to mark her 90th. Hyde Park, the Tower of London, and the town of Windsor staged honorary gun salutes to mark the special occasion. Elizabeth also has an "official" birthday in June, which is marked with a large parade of soldiers through central London, known as Trooping the Colour. Read More

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Apple to stop production of iPhone X

Apple to stop production of iPhone X

And the best part is this: If the sky-high price tags of Apple's OLED iPhones are off-putting this year, there might be another option that's just as good. It was all enough to spook investors. Mizuho reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a $175.00 price target (up previously from $160.00) on shares of Apple in a report on Friday, January 19th. Read More

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Swedish EDM artist Avicii dies at 28

Swedish EDM artist Avicii dies at 28

Swedish DJ Tim Bergling aka Avicii died on April 20 in Muscat , Oman. The superstar DJ was found dead in Muscat , Oman, and tributes from the world of music have flooded in since. His debut album " True " was released in September, although numerous songs had already been previewed at the Ultra Music Festival earlier that year. Read More

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Hubble's 28 years marked by shot of wild stellar nursery

Hubble's 28 years marked by shot of wild stellar nursery

To celebrate Hubble's legacy and the long worldwide partnership that makes it possible, each year ESA and NASA celebrate the telescope's birthday with a spectacular new image. As Lagoon Nebula is very massive, the Hubble Telescope only managed to capture a section of it. Amazingly, these clouds will eventually become so heavy that they'll collapse under their own weight and give birth to an entirely new generation of stars. Read More

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God Of War the Stranger - Walkthrough part 2

Like its predecessors, the game has all the hack-and-slash, gore, and violence that fans of the series love, but with some added depth to its protagonist. You're barely learning the controls when you're attacked by the stranger. However, things get a little more tasty when you come up against another new enemy in the ice Draugr's, which look a lot like they're a precursor to White Walkers. Read More

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State of the Air

State of the Air

But did you know that Phoenix is the 8th most polluted city in the United States? "We need to keep the Clean Air Act strong, and attempts to weaken it are definitely going to cause health effects", Sadreameli said . In the air quality report card, the San Francisco Bay Area, including San Joaquin County, ranked 13th nationally for ozone pollution, sixth worst for short-term particle pollution and tied for 10th for year-round particle pollution. Read More

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Ministers to announce Brexit climbdown as they face Lords defeat

Ministers to announce Brexit climbdown as they face Lords defeat

Lord Patel's amendment, which has cross-party support, says the regulation must be "deemed to be operative immediately before exit day, and therefore it forms part of retained European Union law". A vote in the Commons could come as early as next month and would add pressure on May - some of whose own lawmakers want Britain to stay in a customs union with the EU - as talks start on a future trade deal with the bloc. Read More

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NASA Is Launching A Planet-Hunting Satellite Today

NASA Is Launching A Planet-Hunting Satellite Today

EDT (GMT-4), the opening of a 30-second window. "You can think of TESS as the finder scope for the James Webb Space Telescope", astrophysicist Padi Boyd, TESS deputy project scientist, told CBS News. NASA said Monday that the "TESS spacecraft is in excellent health, and remains ready for launch". "One of the many unbelievable things that Kepler told us is that planets are everywhere and there are all kinds of planets out there". Read More

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The Lyrid meteor shower peaks this weekend

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks this weekend

The 2018 Lyrid Meteor Shower is concerning a sky near you this weekend. The Lyrid meteor shower will go on for nearly the rest of the month, lasting until April 25. Though the 2018 Lyrid meteor shower will not be featuring an outburst of such incredible proportions, next week's event will be spectacular nonetheless. Read More

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May be the RTM candidate

May be the RTM candidate

Lacking a changelog, here's the complete statement released by Microsoft around today's Windows 10 Redstone 4 17134 release. Microsoft has released four major updates so far: November Update , Anniversary Update , Creators Update , and Fall Creators Update . Read More

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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Gathers Data On Non-Users, Too

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Gathers Data On Non-Users, Too

After I thought about this, I decided that I had nothing to worry about. But he warned that lawmakers should be careful in what they propose. On the topic of Facebook users, we want to touch on one last issue. You don't know how many apps you need to audit. Start by opening the Web version of Facebook at facebook.com signing in, and opening the menu that's indicated by the small down arrow next to the help icon. Read More

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Taylor Swift releases two exclusive songs with Spotify Singles

Taylor Swift releases two exclusive songs with Spotify Singles

Twitter user Michael Arceneaux said of the song: 'If you were curious to hear what unseasoned boiled chicken breast sounded like in a song, take a listen to Taylor Swift cover Earth, Wind & Fire'. And much to Swifties' surprise and delight, the new songs prove Old Taylor is still very much alive and kickin'. Another person tweeted, " Taylor Swift sucked the life and soul out of that song". Read More

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Zuckerberg unscathed by congressional grilling

Zuckerberg unscathed by congressional grilling

Zuckerberg mostly held his composure, repeating numerous same well-rehearsed answers: He is sorry for the company's mistakes. Each had the opportunity to question Zuckerberg during his testimony before the committee. Facebook has made a decision to withdraw its opposition to a California ballot measure that is seeking to strengthen privacy protections for residents of the state, the company confirmed Wednesday. Read More

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