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Binding of Issac: Afterbirth+ delayed for the Nintendo Switch

Binding of Issac: Afterbirth+ delayed for the Nintendo Switch

Those who has pre-ordered the game would have noticed the release date change which has pushed the game. The title is still on track to be launched in March, however it won't be arriving on 3rd March as originally planned. Soon you will a lot more announcements from third-party partners. Again, considering the adult themes, perhaps Nintendo just wants to go over the game with a fine tooth comb before it gives it approval for launch. Read More

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Aerial survey shows increasing manatee count

A warming trend with sunny, windless conditions following cold weather increases the likelihood that manatees will be resting at the water's surface, where they can easily be spotted. "We're happy that the manatee is doing well, and we just want the government to follow the requirements ". "Today's proposal is not only about recognizing this progress, but it's also about recommitting ourselves to ensuring the manatee's long-term success and recovery". Read More

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Zuckerberg praises Modi for connecting with masses via Facebook

Zuckerberg praises Modi for connecting with masses via Facebook

The anti-globalization movement has taken hold in other countries as well, with the United Kingdom voting to withdraw from the European Union and rightist Marine LePen showing a strong chance of becoming France's next president. The company eventually introduced new features to fight misinformation, though by December, it was too little, too late. In a almost 6,000-word open letter on Facebook on Thursday, Zuckerberg presented a broad vision for how he believes Facebook can tackle issues ... Read More

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New Zealand beached whale crisis 'over', say rescuers

In 2009 , 55 false killer whales found themselves stranded on a South African beach, and in 2016 , roughly 80 whales beached themselves on the Bay of Bengal coast in India. 'The area is now closed to the public because of the risk from whales exploding, ' the conservation department said in a statement. "They've been singing songs to them, giving them specific names, treating them as kindred spirits". Read More

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Nasdaq, DJIA hit new high on Wall Street

Real estate companies and other stocks that pay large dividends led US stocks mostly higher in late-afternoon trading Wednesday as bond yields fell. Shares of the Walt Disney Company edged up 0.01 percent to 109.01 US dollars apiece Wednesday after the company delivered quarterly earnings above estimates but revenues shy of forecasts. Read More

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US EPA employees protest Trump's pick to run agency

Last week, Democrats on the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works boycotted a Wednesday vote, denying the committee the quorum necessary to advance the confirmation vote to the full senate. An EPA administrator sent a letter in November to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, saying a magnitude 5.0 quake happened despite state and federal action to curb wastewater injection. Read More

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Square Enix Revenue And Profit Rise

The title came as a mobile game developed by Square Enix and has been for a while enjoyed by the Japanese on their computers. This has led Square Enix's Business Division 2 to conduct a series of "technical experiments" on visual fidelity using Final Fantasy XV on PC. Read More

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Ivanka, Husband Helped Save LGBT Protections

It is still being considered by the White House, according to reports . Members of the LGBT community were geared this week for President Trump to issue an executive order that would strike a serious blow against equality. " The executive order signed in 2014, which protects employees from anti-LGBTQ workplace discrimination while working for federal contractors, will remain intact at the direction of President Donald J. Read More

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Macy's Inc (M) Stock Spikes on Sale Rumors

Macy's Inc (M) Stock Spikes on Sale Rumors

The merger discussions, which were reported by the Wall Street Journal , come as each company is facing an identity crisis. Most significantly, structural but related problems include the continued rise of the off-price channel and shifting millennial shopping habits - our view is that Macy's vendor and buying model and supply chain lead times are too long; lack of buying agility and speed has added markdown risk, weather risk, and inventory overages leading to too much unhealthy ... Read More

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Fallout 4 to look better on PC and PS4 next week

Fallout 4 to look better on PC and PS4 next week

Today, Bethesda confirmed that the Fallout 4 Official High Resolution Texture Pack will launch for the PC version of the game for free next week. Here are the specs Bethesda says you'll need to "meet or exceed". Bethesda's official high-resolution texture pack features some weighty recommended specs, including an AMD card that isn't even out yet. Bethesda has gone quiet about Fallout 4 for the PS4 Pro and this has led gamers to wonder if it is going to arrive. Read More

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Iranian actress to boycott Oscars, Kurdish filmmaker cancels U.S. visit over Trump

Iranian actress to boycott Oscars, Kurdish filmmaker cancels U.S. visit over Trump

The ban is not only affecting temporary visitors to the US seeking visas, but permanent residents (green card holders) as well. As one of Iran's most prominent actresses, her tweet has gone viral and been covered by several major global websites including Aljazeera, Daily Mail, the Independent , NBC News, the Guardian and Huffington Post, France 24, and Hollywood Reporter, among others. Read More

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Parasitic Wasp Named After Egyptian God of Death

Parasitic Wasp Named After Egyptian God of Death

Unperturbed reproduction of the gall wasp. Meanwhile, the larva of the crypt-keeper wasp feeds, grows, and pupates on the insides of its host. The researchers describe the new species, which they dubbed the crypt keeper wasp ( Euderus set ), in ZooKeys earlier this month (January 12), and published the details of their weird relationship with the crypt gall wasp in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B yesterday (January 24). Read More

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Halliburton posts first operating profit in North America in a year

Adjusted for one-time costs, including a class action suit settlement, earnings came in at $0.04 a share, which beat analysts' estimates calling for $0.02 a share. The shares fell the most in more than four months. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) recently recorded -1.56 percent change and now at $22.14 is 82.56 percent away from its 52-week low and down -4.65 percent versus its peak. Read More

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Appeals court thwarts DOJ in Microsoft email case

Appeals court thwarts DOJ in Microsoft email case

Jennie Kneedler, another government lawyer, told the judge that Microsoft does not have the legal standing to argue for its customers' Fourth Amendment rights, which protect against unreasonable searches and seizures. The judge expressed hope that the panel's view of the 1986 law "can be rectified as soon as possible by a higher judicial authority or by the Congress". Read More

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Trump meeting with auto industry leaders Tuesday

Trump meeting with auto industry leaders Tuesday

In a meeting Monday with Trump , Ford CEO Mark Fields, who also was at today's confab, said the president was "very serious" about tax, regulatory and trade policies underpinning future business investment. "We look forward to working with President Trump and members of Congress to strengthen American manufacturing". "With all of the jobs I am bringing back into the U.S". Read More

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Venus wave may be Solar System's biggest

The Japanese Akatsuki spacecraft in orbit around our neighbor observed the baffling bow-shaped bright region stretching for 10,000 km (6,214 miles) across the tops of the clouds. Prior to this study, scientists didn't believe that gravity waves could propagate this high up into the atmosphere, thinking they'd be confined to the lower atmosphere. Read More

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