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Here Is How You Can Check If Your Facebook Data Was Leaked

Here Is How You Can Check If Your Facebook Data Was Leaked

Launched in 2014, "Bumble" initially allowed Facebook-based information to speed up and simplify the process of registration and logging in of new users. Still, despite the breach of privacy, some students say giving up Facebook is easier said than done. The possibility of the government cracking down on online political advertising will also be discussed. Read More

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May defends British strikes in Syria against parliament critics

May defends British strikes in Syria against parliament critics

Labour leader Mr Corbyn said the decision to authorise air strikes without Parliament's approval set a precedent for possible, more risky action in the future. Ahead of May's speech in parliament, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday said the strikes were "right for the United Kingdom and right for the world" ahead of talks with European Union foreign ministers. Read More

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SpaceX and NASA Delay Launch of Planet-Hunting Satellite TESS

SpaceX and NASA Delay Launch of Planet-Hunting Satellite TESS

SpaceX postponed the launch of NASA's new planet-hunting mission Monday in order to verify the Falcon 9 rocket's navigation systems, the California-based company said. They have been instrumental in bringing the mission from idea to reality and will continue to be involved once the mission launches. The most common categories of exoplanets are Earth- and Super Earth-sized masses-the latter of which are larger than Earth but smaller than Uranus and Neptune. Read More

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Paul Ryan is giving up

Paul Ryan is giving up

Most Republicans said they were surprised by the timing of Ryan's announcement , but not that he was planning to leave. "There are many qualified conservatives who would be effective representatives for Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District, and Paul Nehlen isn't one of them", Kevin Seifert, the head of Ryan's political operation, told The Daily Beast on Wednesday. Read More

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Kim Jong-un meets Chinese delegation

Kim Jong-un meets Chinese delegation

Song is heading a delegation that arrived in Pyongyang on Friday which includes an art troupe taking part in the April Spring Friendship Art Festival. DPRK is the acronym of North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Song reportedly responded by saying it is China's unshakable policy to consolidate and develop their relations. Read More

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Trump promises GOP lawmaker to protect states' marijuana rights

Trump promises GOP lawmaker to protect states' marijuana rights

Cole that had restricted federal enforcement of drug laws against marijuana . On Friday, Gardner announced he had a deal with Trump that would allow him to lift the hold on the Justice nominees. The president has frequently criticized Sessions, particularly over his decision to recuse himself from oversight of the federal investigation into potential collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation. Read More

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United Kingdom backs U.S. military action on Syria

United Kingdom backs U.S. military action on Syria

In the call, the two leaders had agreed that the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "had established a pattern of unsafe behaviour in relation to the use of chemical weapons", Downing Street said. On Wednesday, Trump appeared to suggest airstrikes were imminent, warning Russia, Syria's key ally, to "get ready" for military action. Her office said that May had talked with US President Donald Trump by telephone on Thursday evening to discuss Syria. Read More

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Iran drone intercepted in Feb was Strike Assignment

Iran drone intercepted in Feb was Strike Assignment

Responding to the American, British and French missile strike on Syria Saturday morning, Netanyahu added that Syrian President Bashar Assad's willingness to allow Iran power to grow in Syria was "endangering Syria". Israel has issued several stern warnings of late about Iran's increased involvement along its border in Syria in Lebanon. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said there were no reports of USA losses in what he described as a heavy but carefully limited assault. Read More

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By pardoning Libby, Trump sends a message

By pardoning Libby, Trump sends a message

The decision to grant clemency to I. The pardon might assuage two audiences critical of Trump: traditional Republicans, who have long claimed Libby's conviction was an abuse of the justice system, and whose support Trump needs to consolidate as he tries to advance his agenda; and targets of a special prosecutor's investigation into irregularities in Trump's election campaign. Read More

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Chinese Grand Prix RESULT: Ricciardo WINS for Red Bull

Chinese Grand Prix RESULT: Ricciardo WINS for Red Bull

Ricciardo, who had to have his blown engine rebuilt on Saturday ahead of qualifying, started from the third row. At the time, Bottas was leading from Vettel, Verstappen, Hamilton, Ricciardo and the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen , whose race had been sacrificed to try in vain to help Vettel earlier in his fight with Bottas. Read More

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United Nations chief warns against escalation over Syria

United Nations chief warns against escalation over Syria

He advised countries to "act responsibly in these unsafe circumstances". The allies dropped 105 missiles on three Syrian chemical weapons facilities early Saturday morning. She told reporters ahead of the meeting that London "believes it was both right and legal" to take military action "to alleviate further humanitarian suffering by degrading the Syrian regime's chemical weapon capability and deterring the use of chemical weapons". Read More

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More Palestinians wounded at Gaza-Israel border protests

More Palestinians wounded at Gaza-Israel border protests

The military said soldiers were responding "with riot dispersal means and are firing in accordance with the rules of engagement". At the entrance, organizers had laid a large Israeli flag on the ground for protesters to step on. Israel alleges Hamas is using protests as a cover for attacks. Such weekly demonstrations are to continue to mid-May, keeping tensions high along the volatile border. Read More

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President Buhari pledges to ensure rescue of remaining Chibok schoolgirls

President Buhari pledges to ensure rescue of remaining Chibok schoolgirls

He said he had arranged for a prisoner swap on five occasions, but delays from the then government led to a breakdown in negotiations. Since the conflict started in northeastern Nigeria almost nine years ago, at least 2,295 teachers have been killed and more than 1,400 schools have been destroyed, UNICEF said, adding that most of these schools have not reopened "because of extensive damage or ongoing insecurity". Read More

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Modi launches

Modi launches "Ayushman Bharat", urges Maoists to shun path of violence

He ensured the protection of your rights. PM Modi said that he came to Bijapur to assure people that all the development projects are in process and that the district will no longer be a backward one. He also inaugurated a new rail line and a passenger train between Gudum and Bhanupratapur, bringing north Bastar region on railways' map. The prime minister inaugurated the first phase of the Bastar Internet scheme. Read More

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Ecuador's president leaves summit amid hostage crisis

Ecuador's president leaves summit amid hostage crisis

Moreno made a decision to return urgently to Quito after a Colombian television channel announced it had received photographs that show the three journalists may be dead. The Oliver Sinisterra Front is led by 'El Guacho,' real name: Walter Patricio Artizala Vernaza. A former FARC rebel with expertise in explosives, drug smuggling and financing, Guacho is one of the most wanted men in both Colombia and Ecuador. Read More

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Israeli troops fire at Gaza protesters, wounding over 500

Israeli troops fire at Gaza protesters, wounding over 500

The Israeli authorities must put an immediate end to the excessive and lethal force being used to suppress Palestinian demonstrations in Gaza , Amnesty International said as fresh protests have started today. Demonstrators - which numbered about 10,000 Friday - threw improvised explosives and firebombs at the Israeli army, which had erected numerous obstacles at the border. Read More

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Elderly man dies in Pontotoc County fire, investigation continues

Elderly man dies in Pontotoc County fire, investigation continues

James Hime lives next door and says he was coming home when he saw the fire. The fire is on Casey Road near the Claude Highway. He then heard a pop and saw flames. A set of stairs collapsed, sending one firefighter tumbling into the basement and sustaining a lower leg injury. The Pontotoc County Sheriff's Department and State Fire Marshal's Office are now working to determine the cause of the fire. Read More

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Centre tells Supreme Court its verdict has diluted SC/ST Act

Centre tells Supreme Court its verdict has diluted SC/ST Act

Former Chief Justice of India KG Balakrishnan on Friday said the controversial SC/ST verdict of the Supreme Court was "basically wrong", as the decision will enable perpetrators to get away from the clutches of law. The bench had also clarified that there was no dilution of any provision of the SC/ST Act or Rules and a compensation can be paid to the alleged victims of atrocities even prior to the registration of FIR under the law. Read More

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As Trump fumes, senators craft a bill to protect Mueller

As Trump fumes, senators craft a bill to protect Mueller

The legislation was introduced by Republicans Thom Tillis of North Carolina and Lindsey Graham of SC and Democrats Chris Coons of DE and Cory Booker of New Jersey - who are all members of the Judiciary panel. Trump's outburst raised concerns among critics and lawmakers, including some in Trump's own Republican Party , that he might try to have Mueller removed. Read More

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KIYC: Finding what information Facebook knows about you

KIYC: Finding what information Facebook knows about you

How long Facebook retains a user's data after they delete their account. "Today, we hope to shed light on Facebook's policies and practices surrounding third party access to and use of user data". Fraser concluded that the 10 companies that got his email address were ad agencies. It's been a big week for Facebook. "In this period of time, right now in social networking they are a monopoly, but that monopoly will not persist forever", Hoffman said. Read More

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$533M Mega Millions jackpot victor revealed to claim cash

$533M Mega Millions jackpot victor revealed to claim cash

For the time being, the winning ticket was kept in a safe. Wahl said that he intends to take his wife on a vacation, as well as to do "something special" for her, since "she's my queen". He declined to talk about his family, refusing to say whether he had kids. "I'm like, 'Wow, I won a million dollars, '" Wahl said. "I went over and looked at that one", he said, about the number on his ticket that he'd erroneously assumed was incorrect. Read More

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Ryan says Scalise backs McCarthy as next House speaker

Ryan says Scalise backs McCarthy as next House speaker

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has a path to become the next House speaker, and the ultraconservative group that blocked his last bid for the post isn't standing in his way - yet. "It's an unstable situation, eight months of a lame-duck speaker?" "It takes oxygen out of the room and it really distracts us from getting things done". Read More

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Baby born four years after death of parents

Baby born four years after death of parents

Little Tiantian was born in December and, according to Liu's mother, he looks just like his father . Hello. Add your message here. The biological parents had embryos frozen that they hoped would one day become their children. The embryos also had to be transported by auto as no airline was willing to take responsibility for a thermos-sized bottle of liquid nitrogen. Hu Xingxian, his maternal grandmother, gave him the name Tiantian, or Sweet Sweet. Read More

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Pompeo won't say whether he has discussed Mueller probe with Trump

Pompeo won't say whether he has discussed Mueller probe with Trump

After the 2013 Boston marathon bombing, Pompeo - who was a congressman at the time - erroneously accused Muslim-American leaders of being "complicit" in militant attacks. If confirmed, Pompeo will be stepping into the role of the country's top diplomat at a crucial time. Pompeo pushed back as his confirmation hearing got underway, stressing that as Central Intelligence Agency director, "I was able to persuade him" when they disagreed on policy, and would use their close relationship to ... Read More

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