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They found that about half of the island's orangutan population had disappeared in that time span. Orangutans , which inhabit both the Indonesian and Malaysian sides of Borneo , as well as the Indonesian region of Sumatra, are an endangered species, with some populations critically endangered .
  • Sinkhole Swallows Up Street in Rome

    Sinkhole Swallows Up Street in Rome

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    The big ground collapse happened about 5.30pm local time. "The road has sunk for about 10 meters, dragging some parked vehicles with it", firefighters said in a statement . The area is near a building site, where construction workers began demolition work in October 2017 to make way for new residential buildings and underground parking.
  • Tillerson, Erdogan Had Productive Conversation: US Spokesman

    Tillerson, Erdogan Had Productive Conversation: US Spokesman

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    Moreover, America says it is against the Syrian regime, but at the same time supports the YPG/PYD, which receives support from the regime.The more frustrated Ankara gets with these contradictory United States policies, the more America is pushing Turkey closer to Russian Federation.
  • Uber will now report serious incidents directly to the police

    Uber will now report serious incidents directly to the police

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    This policy is already live in London and we will continue to work closely with the Metropolitan Police to enhance public safety in the capital. It also said that it was adopting a more "proactive" approach when it comes to reporting serious incidents to the police, that it will start providing riders with the licensing authority and private hire licence number of their driver, and that it will add a feature to the app allowing drivers - as well as customers - to share their whereabouts with ...
  • Austria's Hirscher wins men's Alpine combined

    Austria's Hirscher wins men's Alpine combined

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    The six-time victor of the world Cup alpine skiing, silver medalist in slalom at the Sochi Games in 2014, won't be missed this event, olympic since 1936, unlike the French who had made their turf in recent years in the world Cup of alpine skiing.
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    Frank Ocean - "Moon River"

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    You might of heard the tune sung by Audrey Hepburn in " Breakfast at Tiffany's ", and now Ocean's smooth, dreamy vocals offer a new rendition of the Grammy-winning song. Last December, he curated a playlist for his own radio station on Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto, selecting the likes of Aphex Twin, Jay-Z and Future.
  • This Character Can Crash iOS and Prevent Apps from Re-opening

    This Character Can Crash iOS and Prevent Apps from Re-opening

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    Just when it seemed Apple had recovered from the software woes that plagued its iOS 11 release, a new bug has arrived to wreak havoc on your iPhone . The app tries to load the message and shuts down each time, says Italy's Mobile World . However Telegram and Skype are OK. While a simple fix, weak or non-existent internet access could potentially make the process of deleting messages suffering from the problem more hard.
  • Lawmakers eye repeal of requirement they fund education by April 1

    Lawmakers eye repeal of requirement they fund education by April 1

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    On Wednesday, the House Public Policy Committee agreed to change the effective date of Senate Bill 1 to allow Sunday sales to begin on the first Sunday after Gov. New Mexico is ranked 49th in education. House lawmakers are refusing to concur with an assortment of Senate budget amendments because of disagreements over road funding.
  • Snowboarder breaks his neck in terrifying crash at Olympics

    Snowboarder breaks his neck in terrifying crash at Olympics

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    Thursday's crash isn't the Olympic snowboarder's first sports-related injury. Austrian snowboarder Markus Schairer had a frightening few moments during the snowboard cross quarterfinals at the Olympics on Thursday. While in fourth place of the competition, the three-time Olympian lost control after hanging high in the air off a massive drop and landed hard on his back.
  • Madigan defends conduct in sex-harassment review

    Madigan defends conduct in sex-harassment review

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    I'm not interested. I just want to do my work". In an appearance before reporters Tuesday, Hampton made a convincing case that she had always looked up to Madigan as she learned to work campaigns on his behalf - and even more so the speaker's right-hand political operative in Chicago , Ald.
  • Mercedes-AMG G63 Uncovered Ahead Of Geneva Debut

    Mercedes-AMG G63 Uncovered Ahead Of Geneva Debut

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    Mercedes-Benz South Africa can't yet confirm engine upgrades, but we suspect the C300 will be boosted from 180kW to 190 as per worldwide specification while torque stays the same at 370Nm. Transmission is 6-speed manual (on A220 version) and 7-speed automatic (on A250 and A180d versions). "The new AMG G 63 brings driving performance to the segment of unadulterated off-road vehicles in unexpected form".
  • Petition calling for Snapchat to rollback redesign hits 1M signatories; company declines

    Petition calling for Snapchat to rollback redesign hits 1M signatories; company declines

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    Snapchat isn't the first to make a change like this, with Facebook recently introducing an algorithm that prioritises posts from friends and family over branded content. The redesigning of the app has been the most waited among the audience of the app and has earned over 171,000 one-star reviews over the last month on the App Store, according to the report provided by App Annie .
  • Is Morgan Stanley Positive On Shares of ADT (NYSE:ADT)?

    Is Morgan Stanley Positive On Shares of ADT (NYSE:ADT)?

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    Silchester International Investors Llp who had been investing in Korea Electric Pwr for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $18.85B market cap company. Credit Suisse initiated it with "Hold" rating and $14.0 target in Tuesday, February 13 report. As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co.
  • World Rugby issue statement over TMO decision at Twickenham

    World Rugby issue statement over TMO decision at Twickenham

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    THEY might be a tier-two rugby nation, but England coach Eddie Jones has paid Georgia the ultimate compliment inviting the European nation to take part in a two day training camp in London this week. They will next travel to Edinburgh to face Gregor Townsend's Scotland on February 24. Sam Simmonds will miss at least the next two matches with a shoulder injury but off-setting his loss is the availability of Nathan Hughes , who Jones confirmed will start at number eight after recovering ...
  • Fusion Family Wealth LLC Acquires Shares of 3518 Domino's Pizza, Inc. (DPZ)

    Fusion Family Wealth LLC Acquires Shares of 3518 Domino's Pizza, Inc. (DPZ)

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    It has underperformed by 5.64% the S&P500. Paul Marshall decreased its stake in Domino's Pizza ( DPZ ) by 94.04% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:DRI) for 6,555 shares. Gemmer Asset Management Lc holds 0.01% or 84 shares. The SI to Seaspine Holdings Corporation's float is 0.4%. (NYSE:DPZ) for 33,386 shares.
  • Motorola Moto X 5 Could be Motorola's Comeback Vehicle

    Motorola Moto X 5 Could be Motorola's Comeback Vehicle

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    And the latest to be the victim - if it can be so said - of this trend happens to be the new Moto G6 series that is nearly confirmed to have 18:9 displays, something that is so much in vogue since past year. This can further be expanded by up to 256GB via microSD card. For the camera, the Moto Z2 Force features a dual-lens setup with a pair of 12Megapixel Sony IMX386 sensors which will be coupled with a dual-LED flash.
  • Ford Focus RS Heritage Edition is the last hurrah

    Ford Focus RS Heritage Edition is the last hurrah

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    In order to celebrate the Focus, RS models and the 50th anniversary of the Escort , Ford UK announced a 50-model run of the killer looking Focus RS Heritage Edition. Only 50 will be built and they'll only be available to the United Kingdom market. Inside the vehicle, there's Recaro seats, privacy glass, a sunroof, rear-parking sensors, cruise control and a heated steering wheel all as standard.
  • Apple to unveil cheaper iPhone X-like phone; replace iPhone 8

    Apple to unveil cheaper iPhone X-like phone; replace iPhone 8

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    Numerous issues have started to appear with Apple devices as more and more users are registering bugs and problems on their support forums, these range from, erratic auto-correct results, SMS messages out of sync, constant app crashes and the phone not ringing when someone is calling.
  • This Could be the Android One Nokia 7 Plus

    This Could be the Android One Nokia 7 Plus

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    Nokia 1 has been leaked in Navy Blue and Orange colour options. The volume rocker and power button are placed on the right edge of the device. Going by the date on the display, the phone could launch on February 26. And the massive thing here is the presence of Android One logo at the back, meaning the Nokia 7 Plus will be part of Google's Android One program .