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Severe weather outlook Tuesday

We're now in the slight risk area for strong storms to impact the Valley Tuesday night . NWS said there is a medium threat level for tornados and a high threat level for damaging winds. It'll be sunny on Wednesday , but much cooler with high temperatures into the mid to upper 50s. The severe weather activity stems from a warming air mass in combination with a strong low-pressure system leading to a favorable environment for severe and supercell thunderstorms.

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Lawmakers sit down with students to discuss gun violence

Students in Maryland preparing for a weekend march against gun violence were shaken Wednesday when shots rang out in their high school hallway. Known as March for Our Lives , the demonstrations are part of a movement that has been gained momentum since the tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, last month.

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Shadow of the Tomb Raider news coming tomorrow, set for September release

Tomb Raider is in Australian cinemas now. Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft in the new Tomb Raider film . In fairness to Vikander, she does a reasonable job of characterising a tough, yet vulnerable, female lead with a complex relationship with her missing father.

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Fitbit Versa vs Apple Watch

At $200, it's less pricy than many market rivals, including the Apple Watch and leading Android Wear devices. It comes in a choice of finishes: black, silver or rose gold. The Fitbit Ace , the new fitness-tracking device, is specially designed for children ages eight and up. "As childhood obesity rates continue to rise, it's more important than ever to empower the entire family to embrace a healthy and more active lifestyle", said James Park, chief executive and co-founder of ...

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Trump hits European Union on trade days after imposing new tariffs

According to him, the country of the maple leaf is a "reliable ally" of the USA, but "solid" in his decision to protest against the imposed tariffs in the case of their distribution in Canada. Trump first drew the link between the metals tariffs and NAFTA on Monday in a Twitter message. Countries could challenge Trump's action in the World Trade Organization, putting this worldwide forum in the uncomfortable position of determining what is in the "essential security interests" of the USA, ...

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Google Lens now accessible through Google Photos for Android

Last year, Google had introduced its AI-based photo learning feature called Google Lens at its I/O event. Anyone can download it, but Android P is not yet intended for consumer use. The feature is now rolling out to Android users (and iOS users later on) and can be found in the Photos app. In a rather interesting move, Google is finally embracing dual cameras in a bigger way, announcing support for simultaneous streams from "two or more" cameras.

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Will The Galaxy Note 9 Be Worth The Wait?

It also plans to implement the tech in a wide variety of apps including Samsung Pass, which lets you log into websites via biometrics rather than entering a password. But the company hasn't revealed in which way the smartphone could fold. As far as the changes are concerned, we have known that the Galaxy S Plus variant comes with the bigger display than the S variant which is the case with Galaxy S9 Plus and S9 as well.

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What Supreme Court Justices said in debate over union fee case

Given that the facts ween Harris and Quinn are so similar, and that the only change between the 2014 tie and the 2017 case is the appointment of Justice Gorsuch, most court watchers believe that Janus has the upper hand. He views the the Janus vs. AFSCME case to be about "free rider syndrome", which Mark describes as "I want all the benefits of being in a union, but why would I actually be a member?" Despite such arguments, unions are bracing for a loss because a almost identical ...

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch

The prototypes, and Paz , are slated to be launched into a almost pole-to-pole orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 6:17 a.m. PT today. At present, SpaceX indicates that the cost of an individual Falcon 9 launch is estimated to be around $62 million . "If successful, Starlink constellation will serve least served".

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Gold in bobsled, women's hockey advance to final

The coin now sits in the Hockey Hall of Fame . Both teams were trounced 5-0 in the semi-finals, Finland by the United States and the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation by Canada . Finland remains winless now in eight games against the Americans at the Olympics. "We got all of the above tonight, other than a shortie, and maybe that's in our future".

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Showtime for SpaceX's big new rocket with sports vehicle on top

If all goes according to plan, the rocket will send its odd payload - Musk's own red Tesla Roadster- out to Mars orbit this afternoon. That same year, SpaceX began regular cargo missions to supply the astronauts living in space with its gumdrop-shaped Dragon cargo ship, launched atop the Falcon 9 rocket, under a $1.6 billion contract with NASA.

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First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years happening Wednesday morning

Not since Andrew Johnson was President, the second dome on the U.S. Capitol was completed and Jesse James completed his first robbery will the skies experience an event like this. The Central Time Zone will be able to view it the best. The reddish tint - or blood moon - happens due to "the effect of all the sunrises and sunsets all around the planet reflecting off the moon, which I think is really lovely", said NASA astrophysicist Michelle Thaller.

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LG Says its Next Flagship Smartphone (LG G7?) is on Schedule

Samsung has traditionally used MWC to unveil its latest flagship phones , although technically the launch doesn't take place at MWC . There's also talk of the S9 getting a 12-megapixel rear camera with the ability to. While the top bezel appears to be about the same size as what you'd find in the Galaxy S8 , the Galaxy S9's bottom bezel looks to be thinner than last year's version.

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Nintendo's latest accessories for the Switch will set your inner child free

It uses cardboard pieces (25 branded sheets are included in each set) to create different, custom-made accessories for the console, from RC cars to robots. Nintendo unveiled a new product on Wednesday evening, named " Labo ". Nintendo Labo is a $69.99 cardboard kit that utilizes the Switch's joy-con controllers to offer a bunch of different interactive experiences on the Switch.

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WhatsApp unveils business app for Android, inches closer to revenue stream

WhatsApp's new business app is available on Android and can be downloaded from the Google Play Store now in Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the United States and the United Kingdom right now. Earlier, after clicking on the link of the YouTube video that came on WhatsApp , the video was opened in the user's app in the YouTube app. The company said it plans to roll out the accounts to other countries in the coming weeks, and eventually to have a version for Apple iPhones.

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Fresno Fails to Make Amazon HQ2 List

The Triangle region of one of 238 cities in 43 states to submit bids to Amazon past year. The nation's capital is heavily represented, with D.C., northern Virginia and the Maryland suburb of Montgomery County also making the cut . "I think we could have done it, but it's a tough sell when you've got 240 cities or something (in competition)", Savage said. In a press release , Amazon explained it will now meet with the finalists to explore their proposals and see if the ...

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Sneak peak at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

As the auto industry goes, so goes MI and with sales waning, fleets going electric, autonomous vehicles on the horizon and more players getting into the auto game, there is uncertainty and heightened competition at this year's auto show. The Michigan-designed Avalon will arrive in showrooms in late spring. Those comments were echoed by Sandeep Chennakeshir, BlackBerry's president of technical solutions.

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Watch Today's Nintendo Direct Right Here

Wave 1 will have Aegislash and support pokemonRayquaza and Mimikyu. The Escapists 2 is now available for the Nintendo Switch for only $19.99, which is a lot cheaper than the $30 that some stores are asking for when it comes to buying the game for the Xbox One or PS4.

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Oil retreats from $70 ceiling on fading geopolitical risk premium

Meanwhile, the price of US WTI crude oil was 0.76% higher at $63.44 per barrel. Crude oil futures surged again Thursday, blasting through $64 a barrel as the dollar weakened versus major rivals. Pressure from shareholders has raised the prospect of a more conservative approach to drilling, which could limit the response from shale companies even as oil prices rise.

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OnePlus 5T is official with a 6-inch display - What's new?

Apple iPhone X's 2716mAh battery stands much lower than the OnePlus 5T's 3300mAh battery . You can still revert to the older version if you wish. The Samsung Galaxy Note8 is probably one of the best Android phones of the year. Instead, it relies on the front-facing camera to unlock the device.