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Finally, Elon Musk chose to pull off the launch on February 22 during pre-dawn while the rocket deploying the second stage was clearly seen from the Californian coast. The two satellites, called Microsat-2a and Microsat-2b, are the vanguard of a massive constellation of 4,000 satellites that SpaceX is developing to provide low-priced internet service to people around the world.
  • Nigerian Monkey Accused of Swallowing N70 Million in Senator's Farm House

    Nigerian Monkey Accused of Swallowing N70 Million in Senator's Farm House

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    Adamu was immediately replaced by former governor of Sokoto state, Aliyu Wammako. Ekweremadu however did not read the names on the signatories, while the list was not made available to journalists after enquiries. Responding to Wakili later at the plenary, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Sabi-Abdullahi, raised a point of order to state that he did not speak for the forum but for the Senate when he addressed journalists on Wednesday.
  • Students stage 'lie-in' at White House to protest against gun violence

    Students stage 'lie-in' at White House to protest against gun violence

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    The event was organized over Facebook by a group called Teens for Gun Reform , which listed their intentions in a post: "By doing this, we will make a statement on the atrocities which have been committed due to the lack of gun control, and send a powerful message to our government that they must take action now".
  • Half-Life's Gordon Freeman is coming to Final Fantasy XV

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    This costume is a larger part of an initiative to help encourage fans to pick up Final Fantasy 15 on PC when it arrives next week. Freeman's outfit will be available in both the main campaign and Comrades multiplayer expansion for the acclaimed JRPG, so you can enjoy cosplaying across all corners of the game.
  • Former engineer sues Google over discrimination

    Former engineer sues Google over discrimination

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    Software developer Tim Chevalier alleges that the technology giant was rife with harassment and discrimination , and that he was dismissed in November 2017 after he spoke out in support of diversity. She said that lively debate is important to Google's culture, but that there are limits. "But like any workplace, that does not mean anything goes".
  • Payday 2 on Switch is

    Payday 2 on Switch is "one update behind other consoles"

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    There are many challenges with making PAYDAY 2 available for a new platform, and the confusion around the different versions is understandable. Starbreeze stated that the reasoning behind launching an older iteration of the game on the Switch was that given the timeframe of the early 2018 release for the Switch version, the studio "had to go with the content ported and available at the time of console submission", but addressed that "future content updates" are planned for the Switch ...
  • Pak helicopter violates norm, comes 300m near LoC

    Pak helicopter violates norm, comes 300m near LoC

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    She added that as per reliable sources there were 2 casualties on Pakistani side. Pakistani troops on Tuesday targeted a BSF jawan using a sniper in Tangdhar sector , resulting in injuries to him. The nuclear-powered neighbors while blaming each other for provocations have reported a record number of ceasefire violations over the last few months across the heavily militarized border that splits the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Investors Buy Shares of Walt Disney (DIS) on Weakness

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    To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. equities research analysts anticipate that Walt Disney Co will post 6.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Highlander Capital Management Llc, which manages about $131.70M and $128.11M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Parker Hannifin Corp (NYSE:PH) by 3,000 shares to ...
  • Finland wins 3rd Olympic bronze medal in women's ice hockey

    Finland wins 3rd Olympic bronze medal in women's ice hockey

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    Mowinckel said, "It's good to be the underdog!" "I came in not expecting to play, but at the same time I've got to be ready to". Tonight, however, she's hanging on to third. "Anything can happen as you could see from the super-G, but there's no snowboarders in the race this time ", Vonn added. "It was not my best, but it was OK", she said.
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro Goes On Sale In India

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro Goes On Sale In India

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    TWRP - that is, Team Win Recovery Project for the uninitiated - is probably the most popular custom recovery you can flash onto an Android device these days. On the contrary, a 3080mAh battery backs the Xiaomi Mi A1 but without fast charging. The 6GB option will be making its debut at a later date, but you can pick up the 4GB variant of the Redmi Note 5 Pro right now.
  • Peace Corps: UM in Top 10 for 18th straight year

    Peace Corps: UM in Top 10 for 18th straight year

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    U-M, which has made the Top Schools list since the ranking system began in 2001, is also the fourth all-time producer of Peace Corps volunteers with 2,720 alumni having served the agency since its creation in 1961. Additionally, Podesta noted that the Peace Corps program incentivizes constructive global relations and fosters appreciation for the accomplishments of other communities and nations.
  • Land Rover Explore is tough, rugged, go-anywhere smartphone

    Land Rover Explore is tough, rugged, go-anywhere smartphone

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    The phone will also take quite a bit of abject treatment, such as "blistering heat, thermal shock, intense humidity and vibration exposure". Drops from 1.8m or less are also said to be shrugged off by the design. Secondly there is a Bike Pack, which is basically a bicycle handle bars mounting kit with tilt and swivel orientation adjustments. It may not have wheels, or a gearbox or seating for seven, but it does carry a name many will align with adventures involving some form of mud.