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The latter refers to the goals of the climate rescue Paris Agreement concluded at the previous round of United Nations talks in the French capital in 2015, and set the goal of limiting global warming to two degrees Celsius, or 1.5 C if possible.
  • Protests and school walkouts over Trump win

    Protests and school walkouts over Trump win

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    Dozens of people marched down Nevada Avenue, stopping to chant "You are loved" outside of Palmer High School before gathering at Acacia Park. About 1,500 students at Berkeley High School , representing about half the student body, walked out Wednesday morning, while hundreds at the University of California at Santa Barbara, the University of California at San Diego, and UCLA did the same, according to the Los Angeles Times.
  • The Division 'Survival' Expansion Puts Players in the Midst of a Blizzard

    The Division 'Survival' Expansion Puts Players in the Midst of a Blizzard

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    The Division: Survival hasn't officially got a release date as yet but since the PTS are already live, we believe the game's second DLC will make its way sometime next month. To do this, players will have to manage several different in-game systems. The mode is set on the same map but the difference is there's a blizzard blaring down on New York City, Kotaku detailed.
  • Aussie theme park ride shuts down

    Aussie theme park ride shuts down

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    In a statement issues on Wednesday (9 November), Thomas said that a permanent memorial for each of the victims would be erected at the theme park. Thomas said "as soon as it is appropriate" the families would be invited to help create a fitting and permanent memorial to their loved ones.
  • UN climate talks open under shadow of US polls

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    The Philippines will ratify a global pact aimed at taming climate change, President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday, reversing his opposition to the historic United Nations agreement he previously dubbed "crazy". Conferences will aim to help developing nations assert their needs, which would allow energy heavyweights such as the US and China determine the support they need to provide and allow them to maintain the goal while maximizing the efficiency of their resources.
  • Report Of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

    Report Of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

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    Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 had an undeniably explosive personality , but it might not be the company's only excessively hot handset. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to receive an update soon which makes the users remind of returning the devices soon.
  • Samsung to offer digital assistant service in Galaxy S8

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    Samsung on Friday announced a formal recall of 2.8 million top-load washing machines - more than a month after the USA government first issued a warning that the machines are unsafe. Our priority is to reduce any safety risks in the home and to provide our customers with easy and simple choices in response to the recall. Samsung is one of the world's leading manufacturers of home appliances, smartphones and other tech products, including batteries and memory chips.
  • Election Day: What you need to know

    Election Day: What you need to know

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    Unaffiliated voters ended up 41 percent ahead of their level in early and mail-in voting compared to four years ago, according to Michael Bitzer, professor of politics and history at Catawba College. A voter can take a marked sample ballot or other helpful information into the polling place. Early voting has been further restricted, however, in some states such as Arizona and OH, which have Republican-led legislatures.
  • Apple TV gets an app to manage video from various services

    Apple TV gets an app to manage video from various services

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    Your Mac will need to be running OS X 10.8.5 or later, and have Safari 6.0.5 (or a newer version) installed. In this event , the company might unveil its plans regarding it. The touch panel will enable new keyboard functions. It adapts and offers different controls for whatever app or website you're using. The addition of the Touch Bar and Touch ID align Apple's laptop line with the company's iOS products, namely the iPhone and iPad, in terms of functionality, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene ...
  • Bryan Cranston was in flying form on The Graham Norton Show

    Bryan Cranston was in flying form on The Graham Norton Show

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    Doctor Strange arrives in theaters on November 4. "I'm 34 and if you're looking for a Fantastic Beast ". "Before the online companies of dating, and all that sort of thing, you actually had to go into an office", he began, "This company was called "Great Expectations" and it was actually very, very successful".
  • Massive marine park declared in Antarctic Ocean

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    A still from The Last Ocean, a documentary about the Ross Sea. The reason behind the delays was China and Russian Federation which had laid down objections to the formation of the marine reserve. "We want a permanent and enduring agreement for future generations that will safeguard the whales, penguins, seals and thousands of other wonderful species that live there".
  • USGS: 6.6-magnitude quake strikes central Italy

    USGS: 6.6-magnitude quake strikes central Italy

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    One person was injured in the epicenter of Visso, where the rubble of collapsed buildings tumbled into the streets. The epicentre was located at a depth of six kilometres (3.5 miles) north of the small town of Norcia, according to the US Geological Survey, which measured the earthquake's magnitude at 6.6.
  • Warm temps Thursday lead to likely rain ahead of weekend

    Warm temps Thursday lead to likely rain ahead of weekend

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    Highs in the upper 50s. Sunday: Partly cloudy and warm. Sunday night , a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9 p.m., then a slight chance of showers between 9 p.m. Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Wednesday , sunny, with a high near 77. Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Some more patches of early morning fog will burn off before a attractive afternoon.
  • What do Analysts suggest for: Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF)

    What do Analysts suggest for: Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF)

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    E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC), with -0.35% losses in previous 5 sessions, is under coverage of 16 analysts who collectively assign a hold rating on stock. The stock's price moved above its 200 day moving average of $69.70. These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for COF to be -1.5%.
  • Verizon Buys Vessel, a Web-Video Startup (VZ)

    Verizon Buys Vessel, a Web-Video Startup (VZ)

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    Kilar and Tom claimed that Verizon shares Vessel's "belief that internet protocol will inevitably become the dominant way consumers access great video experiences", and noted all of its subscribers would be given complimentary free access for October.
  • Galaxy Note recall, Hyundai strike hit South Korea's growth

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    Talk of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has begun boiling as chances of Galaxy Note 7 ever coming back to life keep fading away . Samsung renews its efforts towards making amends with the disappointed Note 7 owners by offering Note 8 or S8 upgrade at half their original price.
  • Wildlife populations halved on average since '70s

    Wildlife populations halved on average since '70s

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    The Living Planet report from WWF and the Zoological Society of London said Thursday that deforestation, pollution , overfishing and the illegal wildlife trade , together with climate change, "are pushing species populations to the edge".
  • Smartwatch shipments experience

    Smartwatch shipments experience "growing pains" with significant drop in Q3

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    Apple - 1.1 million unit shipments, 41.3% market share. There are several reasons why smartwatch sales are falling but this is a worrying sign for what is still an emerging industry. Jitesh Ubrani senior research analyst for IDC mobile device trackers, agrees however that smartwatches are not for everyone, which emphasizes vendors' need to be specific and deliberate in their decisions.
  • Presidential Campaigns Blast AT&T-Time Warner Merger

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    The logic behind that deal echoed the strategy AT&T laid out Saturday: by combining a content production powerhouse with a major Internet distributor, the combined company would be worth more than the sum of its parts. In the 2000s, AT&T went on a purchasing spree to regain much of the old Baby Bells - Cingular mobile network , attempted to acquire T-Mobile and now acquiring Time Warner - if the deal is allowed to go through.
  • IPhone 7 Blamed for Car Fire

    IPhone 7 Blamed for Car Fire

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    When he returned back, he was shocked to see that his vehicle was filled with smoke with the iPhone catching fire and damaged the interior of the auto. Now, like Samsung, Apple is recommended to arrange a voluntary recall for its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, before the matter goes uncontrollable with more solemn happenings.
  • Winter outlook: Warm south; cooler north; middling in middle

    Winter outlook: Warm south; cooler north; middling in middle

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    The WBZ-TV weather team will publish our official winter forecast later this fall, but on Thursday the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) came out with their prediction . "It's probably take a couple of wet winters in a row to really put a big dent in this drought here right now". The lone exception will be the extreme northern part of the state, where temperatures are expected to be below normal.
  • Hyundai Sonata sunroofs can detach, fly into traffic

    Hyundai Sonata sunroofs can detach, fly into traffic

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    In its filing with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Hyundai told regulators that on some Sonatas, the wind deflector anchor plate might not be sufficiently bonded. It did not receive additional reports until August. The affected Sonatas were assembled at Hyundai's Montgomery, Ala., plant between May 28, 2014, and March 18 of this year.