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Vine is dead. Long live, Vine Camera

Mashable - ‎3 hours ago‎
Vine, one of the internet's most creative social platforms, shuts down today, leaving behind a legacy of comedy, magic, music, vulgarity and the inherent frailty of our social media obsessions.
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How many hours did you spend on apps in 2016?

USA TODAY - ‎1 hour ago‎
LOS ANGELES - We spent a while lot of time using apps in 2016. More time than ever, as a matter of fact. The market research company App Annie just surveyed the app landscape, and says we spent 900 billion hours using apps, and that's 150 billion more ...
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Dangerous New Gmail Phishing Attack Gaining Steam

Dark Reading - ‎34 minutes ago‎
None of the usual browser indicators of fraudulent websites are present in this method of phishing. One of the best ways to tell if a website that is asking for your username and password is genuine or not is to look at the address bar in your browser ...
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Gene Cernan, last astronaut to walk on moon, dies at 82

Yahoo News - ‎7 hours ago‎
REUTERS - Eugene Cernan, the last astronaut to walk on the moon - an experience that he said made him "belong to the universe," died on Monday at the age of 82, the U.S.

Not going anywhere: North Koreans still working in Namibia

NK News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ten years after the United Nations Security Council first imposed sanctions on North Korea, Namibia said it would implement the UNSC measures - but not everyone was convinced that the SWAPO-led government would finally end its military relationship ...
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Gambian president declares state of emergency

Daily Nation - ‎5 hours ago‎
The declaration was necessary “due to the unprecedented and extraordinary amount of foreign inference in the December 1 presidential elections and also in the internal affairs of The Gambia,” Jammeh said on state television.
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Senate Fears 'Non-payment' Of Judges For Four Months Is A 'Disturbing Signal'

Senate Seeks Resignation Of Babachir Lawal The Nigerian Senate has launched an investigation into an alleged non-payment of federal judges for four months, a development the upper chamber described as a 'disturbing signal'.
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Justice Ademola stashed cash in Ghana-must-go bags, witness tells court

Vanguard - ‎4 hours ago‎
ABUJA - The Department of State Service, DSS, on Tuesday, narrated before an Abuja High Court at Maitama, how Justice Adeniyi Ademola who is facing corruption charges, stashed foreign and local currencies inside Ghana-must-go bags at his official ...

Istanbul Club suspect under surveillance for serveral days: report

New Zealand Herald - ‎7 hours ago‎
The gunman who killed 39 people during an attack on a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's celebrations has been caught in a police operation, Turkish media reports said.
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Court weighs arrest warrant for Samsung heir

Nikkei Asian Review - ‎4 hours ago‎
SEOUL -- A court here could issue an arrest warrant for Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong as early as Wednesday in connection with the influence-peddling scandal upending South Korean business and politics.
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House Democrats press FBI on Russia

The Sun Chronicle - ‎21 hours ago‎
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. responds to questions about Russian hacking and the Trump transition during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.
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UK inflation hits two-year high of 1.6%

The Guardian - ‎12 hours ago‎
Petrol prices and air fares are rising, helping to drive up the UK inflation rate. Photograph: Bruno Vincent/Getty Images. Katie Allen.
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Coca Cola and firms vow to boost recycling from 14% to 70%

Daily Mail - ‎Jan 16, 2017‎
The makers of leading consumer brands yesterday promised a huge increase in the amount of plastic packaging that is recycled or reused.
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Saudi Arabia's strict religious rules cost its economy tens of billions every year

Vox - ‎3 hours ago‎
A Saudi man counts banknotes at his jewelry shop at Tiba market in Riyadh, on October 3, 2016. FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images. When I lived and worked in Saudi Arabia as a lawyer from 2010 to 2012, I spent a lot of time waiting outside restaurants.
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Jeff Bezos Knows the Difference Between Content and Complacent

Entrepreneur - ‎Jan 16, 2017‎
If you're happy with your job, count it as a blessing because there is nothing convenient about a restless desire to do something more.
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Nintendo Switch Games: Everything We've Played So Far

Paste Magazine - ‎1 hour ago‎
Yesterday I discussed some of the finer points of Nintendo's upcoming console-handheld hybrid, the Nintendo Switch. Today let's look at the games that I was able to play at last Friday's press event in New York.
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Will Hollywood Learn From Hidden Figures's Success?

The Atlantic - ‎3 hours ago‎
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​the Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Hidden Figures has been the breakout film of 2017 thus far.
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Lindsay Lohan: Did She Convert to Islam?

The Hollywood Gossip - ‎6 hours ago‎
Over the past couple years Lindsay Lohan has taken her career to a place that everyone saw coming (the gutter), and her persona in a direction that very few anticipated.
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'Humpback' the Alligator Proves They Grow Big in Florida (Video)

Yahoo News - ‎2 hours ago‎
"Humpback" the alligator is real, although tens of thousands of people on social media probably couldn't believe their eyes as they watched a video of the massive 12-foot gator lumbering across a grassy trail at a Florida reserve on Sunday.
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Two new museum heads herald a generational shift in advocates for the arts in Britain

The Economist - ‎32 minutes ago‎
IT HAS long been a badge of honour for London's fashionable museums to be headed by an exotic foreign director. Tate Modern, the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A), the British Museum, the National Gallery and the Wallace Collection have all flirted with ...
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Chelsea boss Conte can win title without Costa

Daily Mail - ‎50 minutes ago‎
If Diego Costa had acted up in the first week of the season, it is highly unlikely Chelsea would be where they are now. From here?
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Ireland beat Namibia in thriller

Namibian - ‎7 hours ago‎
NAMIBIA suffered a second successive defeat at the Dubai T20 Challenge on Tuesday, losing by five wickets to Ireland. Like their previous last-ball defeat to UAE, this match also went down to the wire and Ireland's Andy McBrine only scored the winning ...
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More shocks as Morocco lose, Ivory Coast held

Namibian - ‎Jan 16, 2017‎
Morocco's forward Aziz Bouhaddouz (L) challenges Democratic Republic of the Congo's midfielder Merveille Bokadi during their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group C football match in Oyem on January 16, 2017.
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Djokovic, Serena share stage with record man Karlovic

Namibian - ‎7 hours ago‎
Serena Williams hits a return to Belinda Bencic of Switzerland during her 6-4, 6-3 victory on Tuesday. Xinhua. MELBOURNE - Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams launched their Australian Open campaigns in style on Tuesday as Ivo Karlovic smashed a ...
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Zebra shark surprises scientists by giving birth without male

CNN - ‎13 hours ago‎
(CNN) A female zebra shark in an Australian aquarium has astounded scientists by producing live offspring asexually, three years after being separated from her long-term mate.
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Days before Trump's inauguration, State Dept. sends $500 million to United Nations climate fund

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
This story has been updated. With just three days until President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration, the State Department on Tuesday announced a half-billion-dollar contribution to the United Nations' Green Climate Fund, part of $3 billion the United ...
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World's first floating city one step closer to reality in French Polynesia

Inhabitat - ‎Jan 16, 2017‎
San Francisco's Seasteading Institute has signed a memorandum of understanding with the French Polynesian government that brings the world's first floating city closer to reality.
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Asthma diagnosis often wrong, study reveals - ‎51 minutes ago‎
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found 33 per cent of adults recently diagnosed with asthma by their physicians did not have an active form of the respiratory condition.
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Eat Peppers, Live Longer?

New York Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
The new report used data on 16,179 American men and women participating in a larger public health study. There were 4,946 deaths over the 23 years of the study.
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Sophie the Giraffe: Is mold reason to worry?

CNN - ‎1 hour ago‎
(CNN) Mold is everywhere; it grows wherever there is moisture. Hidden inside a toddler's favorite toy, though, it can deliver quite a shock to an unsuspecting parent.
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Colic study stirs prickly debate on acupuncture

FOX 61 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Although some bawling is normal for babies, excessive crying for more than three hours a day, lasting more than three days a week, might be a sign that a doctor's intervention is in order.