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Final Fantasy XV: Upcoming Power Rangers-like costumes are being redesigned

Final Fantasy XV: Upcoming Power Rangers-like costumes are being redesigned

Dissidia is an altogether different game compared to more traditional Final Fantasy titles because it is focused more on battling other characters in a free for all rumble. Square Enix also saw an increase in unit sales in every key territory such as Europe and the USA, selling 20.8 million units between April and December last year, an increase from 10.56 million the year prior. Read More

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Donald Trump's Border Wall May Include Sections That Are Transparent

Neito Tweeted his intention to cancel the meeting late Thursday morning: "This morning I informed the White House that I will not attend the scheduled work meeting next Tuesday with the @POTUS". While questions have swirled around how exactly this project will be accomplished, Trump made the wall's construction the subject of one of his first executive orders, as he says construction will begin within months. Read More

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US Senate Confirms Tillerson As Secretary Of State

Orrin Hatch, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, on Wednesday made the move to sidestep Democrats by suspending committee rules on the number of members required to vote. This comes after Heitkamp met personally with Tillerson on January 18th. "I have known Rex Tillerson for years through our work with the Boy Scouts of America and know him to be honorable and patriotic". Read More

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Fallout 4 updates for PlayStation 4 Pro and PC textures

Fallout 4 updates for PlayStation 4 Pro and PC textures

Both games are bringing new features to Mod content (more on that next week), and specifically for PlayStation 4 Pro users, we are thrilled to share details on our official PS4 Pro support. If it doesn't work, you'll be able to revert back in the game's launcher menu. A couple of months ago, Bethesda declared that Fallout 4 would be receiving PS4 Pro support in the one of the game's next major updates in order to take advantage of the newly added power to Sony's enhanced system. Read More

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Apple appears to have patented a vapouriser, and we don't know why

Apple appears to have patented a vapouriser, and we don't know why

The patent shows it was filed last summer, though it was just published yesterday. At first glance it might sound like a component of a modern day recreational vaporizer, either for nicotine or another substance such as marijuana, but the patent's description of the heating element actually compressing onto the substance being vaporized is quite a bit different than anything on the market. Read More

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Egypt claim last place in African Nations Cup quarterfinals

Egypt claim last place in African Nations Cup quarterfinals

Kickoff from Port Gentil. "It's hard to come out and play for a draw. I am not as happy with the performance as I would like but I think given who we were up against I have to be satisfied", said Cuper. Barnsley full-back Andy Yiadom will be making his Ghana and AFCON debut as he starts on the right side of defence with regular right back Harrison Afful shifted to the left. Read More

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Halliburton Company Q4 Profit Retreats 87%

Excluding non-recurring items, adjusted earnings per share were 4 cents, above the FactSet consensus of 2 cents. Eleven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $4.08 billion. Halliburton's capital expenditure in the fourth quarter was $173 million, bringing the full-year spending to $798 million - much lower than the 2015 outgo of $2,184 million. Read More

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Trump meeting with big three auto CEOs

Trump meeting with big three auto CEOs

The new president's frequent use of social media has created an entirely new kind of public-relations channel, one that companies are trying to exploit, in particular by touting their hiring announcements. The White House didn't respond to questions as to why the foreign automakers weren't invited to Tuesday's meeting or if they'll be included in future auto industry summits. Read More

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Microsoft scores privacy win after appeals court split vote

Microsoft scores privacy win after appeals court split vote

The Electronic Communications Privacy Act compels companies to divulge the data and keep the move secret, violating the company's First Amendment right to speak with its customers, according to its complaint filed previous year. "It has substantially burdened the government's legitimate law enforcement efforts; created a roadmap for the facilitation of criminal activity; and impeded programs to protect the national security of the United States and its allies", Judge Cabranes wrote . Read More

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Was Hottest Year Ever Recorded. Then It Was 2015. Now It's 2016

Using independent methods, NASA found that globally-averaged surface temperatures in 2016 were 0.99 degrees Celsius, or 1.78 degrees Fahrenheit, warmer than the mid-20th century average. 2016 was the USA's second-warmest year on record, NOAA said last week. The survey found 61 percent of adults are concerned about global warming - the most since researchers began conducting the survey nine years ago. Read More

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Four dead after tornado rocks southern Mississippi

Four dead after tornado rocks southern Mississippi

Students at William Carey were reporting minor injuries, the university said. Four people died after the twister blew through the city and surrounding area, Forrest County Coroner Butch Benedict said. "There is damage to most buildings on campus including cars and a home across campus is damaged". "There are power lines and debris over a large area so the public is asked to avoid traveling", the agency said. Read More

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Netflix shares up on Q4 subscriber additions

Netflix shares up on Q4 subscriber additions

FBR & Co restated a market perform rating and issued a $90.00 price objective on shares of Netflix in a research report on Thursday, September 15th. NFLX Director BARTON RICHARD N also sold 2,800 shares, at a stock price of $123.18. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at 79.95. The company's 50 day moving average is 123.08 and its 200 day moving average is 106.56. The insider owns 480,452 shares which have current market value of around $64236432.4.W. Read More

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Biden: Sanctions against Russian Federation should remain

Biden: Sanctions against Russian Federation should remain

The world community should lift sanctions against Russia after the withdrawal of Russian forces from Ukraine and the end of Russian occupation of Ukrainian territories, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said. "We consider possible change in USA policy toward Ukraine as one of the risks we'll take into consideration, along with others, while planning monetary policy", Deputy Governor Dmytro Sologub said Monday in an interview in Kiev. Read More

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Gearbox CEO says 'Borderlands 3' isn't coming to the Nintendo Switch

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a good choice to give the masses for their first look at the Nintendo Switch , though the title itself isn't exclusive to the console. It will certainly be interesting to see if Nintendo can truly balance the 3DS and Nintendo Switch without one cannibalising the other. We'd love to go hands-on with the kit and test these features out; Nintendo isn't presenting it as an inside-out tracking system and we're skeptical that it could serve as one, ... Read More

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Apple's CEO Cook Given pay cut as sales slump

Today marks ten years since Steve Jobs unveiled Apple's (AAPL) first iPhone at the MacWorld keynote in 2007, proclaiming it was an "iPod, mobile phone and internet communications device" all rolled into one. Of course, Apple also bragged about the iPhone a bit in their big iPhone anniversary acknowledgment article with a full list of bullet points bringing to attention multiple perks of the recently launched iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Read More

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Nissan's SAM uses humans as a backup for self-driving tech

Ghosn announced the system as part of Nissan's overall "Intelligent Mobility" strategy, which includes goals of achieving zero-emissions and zero-fatalities on the road. Nissan said this could be used in autonomous auto fleets like taxi and other ride-sharing services. Nissan announced today that it is planning to release a new Leaf electric vehicle in the "near future". Read More

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Partners in autonomous vehicle production - Audi & Nvidia

Partners in autonomous vehicle production - Audi & Nvidia

Nvidia is set to take to the stage at CES 2017 in Las Vegas on 4 January 2017 (or in the early hours of 5 January, if you're in the UK) to showcase the latest in gaming, AI and self-driving auto technology. The service will launch first in the continental United States, with early access to open in March, and commercial service set to begin in "the spring". Read More

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 Gets a Production Date

There are still Galaxy Note 7 owners who have not turned over their devices to Samsung, which may mean they like it well enough to risk a battery incident. One of South Korea's local business newspapers called the Maeil Business, cited sources close to SDI as saying that "Samsung Electronics has recently confirmed the battery supply for its premium smartphone Galaxy S8". Read More

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Analyst's Review to Watch: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

The company reported its last quarter on Sep 16. General Motors has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $36.01. Its Financial Services sector includes Ford Credit and Other Financial Services segments. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was reported by Community Financial News and is the sole property of of Community Financial News. Nomura set a $33.00 price target on General Motors Company and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on ... Read More

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Body Found In Pond, 'Suspicion' Is That It's Missing Boy

Body Found In Pond, 'Suspicion' Is That It's Missing Boy

Metz said they are treating the area of the discovery as a crime scene so they can gather evidence in an effort to find out more about what happened. According to police, he has a slight to moderate learning disability. " David, he is a good kid ". Police used an automated phone system to contact at least 27,000 residents about the search. Fox 31 Denver reports that police are now looking for any residential or commercial surveillance video from the area where David vanished. Read More

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Queen feeling 'better' after suffering heavy cold

Queen feeling 'better' after suffering heavy cold

Her Majesty also missed the Christmas Day service at her Norfolk estate because she was unwell. Buckingham Palace later unveiled three striking portraits of Her Majesty, taken by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz . "We probably will not know what is happening until the morning". The false rumors saddened a lot of people after a false BBC news account announced her alleged death and was shared during the breaking news on that Thursday evening. Read More

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Christmas, Hanukkah services in Durango and Bayfield

A service of candlelight and carols is set for 7 p.m.; child care will be available. Prior to hosting their second service in Rawlins, Sinclair Baptist will also host a service at 4:30 p.m at Sinclair Baptist. Saturday with singing of Christmas carols and Holy Communion. Christmas Eve Family Eucharist, 7 p.m., St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 208 W. Foster Ave., State College. Read More

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Dinosaur Lost Teeth in Adolescence

Dinosaur Lost Teeth in Adolescence

The creature was a theropod whose babies measured about one foot in length, but grew to about eight feet as adults. "At first we thought they were different dinosaurs - one with teeth and one without and we started to study them separately", said Wang Shuo, a co-author of the study and an evolutionary biologist at Capital Normal University in Beijing. Read More

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