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7.3-magnitude earthquake shakes up Venezuela

7.3-magnitude earthquake shakes up Venezuela

According to Dr Latchman, the duration of the shaking has a direct bearing on the level of damage a country experiences and if an quake lasts longer then it means the magnitude is larger. "We would have been even more affected (given Venezuela's economic crisis) - there are already people eating from the garbage and buildings aren't well made", she told Reuters . Consulte Mais Informação

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Former Trump pair both guilty

Former Trump pair both guilty

But any bid to negotiate a plea deal under which he would provide information to federal prosecutors in Manhattan in the hopes of a lesser sentence appears to have broken down. "If anyone is looking for a good lawyer, I would strongly suggest that you don't retain the services of Michael Cohen! ". He was seen going into his lawyers' offices early Tuesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook is assigning users who report fake news a secret 'trustworthiness score'

Facebook is assigning users who report fake news a secret 'trustworthiness score'

Facebook sends news articles reported as false to third-party fact checkers to verify. Facebook didn't provide more details, but according to the Post , the score measures your trustworthiness on a scale of zero to one. "The reason we do this is to make sure that our fight against misinformation is as effective as possible", Facebook said in a statement. The Washington Post's report was based on an interview with Facebook executive Tessa Lyons about the platform's battle against ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Accused Russian Agent Deprived of Sleep And Medication in Jail, Lawyer Says

Accused Russian Agent Deprived of Sleep And Medication in Jail, Lawyer Says

The Washington Post contacted the U.S. Marshals Service to ask why Butina had been moved to a Virginia facility, but they said they don't comment about such matters. And the Russian embassy has been tweeting to that effect. Should allegations pressed against Maria before the actual trial condemn her to practices that are slightly below torture? She added that federal prisoners were held there, as well as those arrested in Virginia. Consulte Mais Informação

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HTC Vive owners can cut the cord with, er, £300 Wireless Adapter

HTC Vive owners can cut the cord with, er, £300 Wireless Adapter

The adapter, which allows users to use the VR headset without needing to physically connect it to their computer with cables, goes on pre-order on September 5. Combined with DisplayLink's XR codec, the system is said to offer low latency and high performance with up to 2.5 hours of battery life. While worldwide pricing and availability has yet to be confirmed, HTC has announced that United States pre-orders for the adapter will launch on September 5th priced at $299 (around £233 excluding ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran’s Foreign Minister accuses USA of being ‘ADDICTED’ to sanctions

Iran’s Foreign Minister accuses USA of being ‘ADDICTED’ to sanctions

The U.S. administration has consistently said it is not seeking regime change in Iran but a "change in behavior". "Never again", stressed the Iranian top diplomat. In March 2000, then-US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright became the first senior American official to acknowledge the American role in the coup, calling it "a setback for Iran's political development". Consulte Mais Informação

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Brexit figurehead Farage returns to fight UK PM's plan

Brexit figurehead Farage returns to fight UK PM's plan

The former Ukip leader said he would be "back on the road", taking part in a battle bus tour by the Leave Means Leave group to oppose the Prime Minister's Chequers plan. In his article, Mr Farage said her plan would do nothing to enable the United Kingdom to take back control of its borders and fishing rights and to strike free trade deals around the world for "many years to come". Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian hackers targeted conservative think tanks prior to midterms

Russian hackers targeted conservative think tanks prior to midterms

Microsoft has successfully disrupted a hacking campaign aimed at USA midterm elections. "Whom exactly they are talking about, what is the proof, and on what grounds are they reaching such conclusions?" Three US intelligence officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the Russian hacking into traditional Republican policy organisations is neither new nor confined to Russia . Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple Watch Series 4 all but confirmed in regulatory filings

Apple Watch Series 4 all but confirmed in regulatory filings

The current generation Apple Watch Series 3 is available in eight models. The Series 3 offered two aluminum Global Positioning System models and six 4G models in aluminum, steel, and ceramic, taking both sizes of wearable into account. This probably means that we may be missing out on a couple of options, maybe even losing the GPS-only models. All the new models are said to run watchOS 5 . Consulte Mais Informação

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12-year-old Detroit girl severely burned attempting 'fire challenge'

12-year-old Detroit girl severely burned attempting 'fire challenge'

The disturbing Internet trend involves people dousing themselves in rubbing alcohol, lighting themselves on fire, and then jumping into a tub or shower to extinguish the blaze. "It should be censored". I could have lost my baby, by the grace of God she's alive. "I can't help her", said Brandi Owens. Just last month, a 15-year-old boy suffered second-degree burns to his face and body after a friend poured boiling water on him in a bid to complete the "hot water challenge", which they also ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft updates the Windows 10 Photos app editing inteface

Microsoft updates the Windows 10 Photos app editing inteface

Windows Phone 8 , one of the last outposts of Windows Mobile, is also winding up its app store - new submissions close on the same day, but app updates will also cease in less than a year's time - July 1st 2019. At the time of its Nokia acquisition Microsoft optimistically forecast that it could attain 15 percent share of the smartphone market by 2018 . Your Phone is the first step on the journey, but is it good enough? Turning off your phone displays the shutdown screen that millions of XP ... Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. deports 95-year-old former Nazi camp guard to Germany

The press release further states that "Palij admitted to officials at the Department of Justice that he trained in 1943 at the Nazi SS Training Camp in Trawniki, in German-occupied Poland". citizen eight years later and worked as a draughtsman before retiring. The White House claimed credit for securing his deportation, saying in a statement that "past administrations were unsuccessful in removing Palij". Consulte Mais Informação

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New video shows Florida deputy saving child from hot vehicle

New video shows Florida deputy saving child from hot vehicle

Police responding to a report of a missing girl on June 17 found the girl sitting in her mother's auto alone. Temperatures were around 80 degrees at the time, but Dunn believes the interior of the vehicle was as high as 110 degrees. He continued: "It was a heck of a thing to experience that adrenaline dump". She has now been charged with child neglect. Talk to me! You're OK'. And then when it finally goes away, how it really does affect the body. Consulte Mais Informação

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El Salvador, Taiwan break ties as China isolates island foe

El Salvador, Taiwan break ties as China isolates island foe

Now, just 17 countries recognise Taiwan, after Burkina Faso and the Dominican Republic cut ties and recognised Beijing instead earlier this year. According to the foreign minister, El Salvador had been in talks with Beijing on the possibility of establishing diplomatic ties since June 2018, and Taiwan had been doing its best to persuade the country to reconsider the decision but to no avail. Consulte Mais Informação

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