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Westfield Volleyball Team Takes On Scotch Plains For Breast Cancer Awareness

With October being National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Middlesboro Mall, Middlesboro ARH Hospital and Air Evac Lifeteam are sponsoring a community-wide breast cancer awareness campaign which will kick off at 6 p.m. "If we had a thank you card, there wouldn't be one big enough for all the women they've helped to write their names on". "We are so excited for the opportunity to help with such a worthy cause and so grateful for your support". Read More

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Microsoft and Adobe team up to battle Amazon and Salesforce

Microsoft and Adobe team up to battle Amazon and Salesforce

Snover also mentions that numerous ideas the company hears from customers come from industries that aren't actually first-in-line users of the public cloud. The company reported record quarterly revenue of $1.46 billion, representing year-over-year growth of 20 percent. The latest version simultaneously replicates a VM to multiple supported target platforms including local or remote VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, AWS , Azure, and Zerto Cloud Service Provider infrastructures. Read More

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Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

In a statement , Trump says he's "greatly honored by the endorsement". In recent days, Cruz has declined to say if he would endorse Trump , but continued to say Hillary Clinton should not be elected. Cruz also faced intensifying political pressure from all quarters. As I wrote previously, Cruz is facing a potentially hard primary battle in his reelection bid for the Senate in 2018, and he undoubtedly determined that he needed to make amends with the sizable contingent of Trump ... Read More

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NASA's Hubble finds planet orbiting two stars

NASA's Hubble finds planet orbiting two stars

As microlensing events are, by their nature, one-offs, astronomers needed another way to confirm the nature of OGLE-2007-BLG-349 and Hubble has been used to zoom in on the star system that triggered the 2007 brightening. "We were helped in the analysis by the nearly flawless alignment of the foreground binary stars with the background star, which greatly magnified the light and allowed us to see the signal of the two stars", Bennett said. Read More

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30 nations set to ratify Paris deal

The United Nations expects almost twenty countries to formally join the Paris Agreement at the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's climate event on Wednesday. The vast majority of scientists who study the issue say the release of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping gases spurred by human action are causing temperatures to increase and spurring other climate impacts, such as droughts and extreme storms. Read More

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Renho elected party leader in Japan

Renho elected party leader in Japan

Japanese opposition party elects first female leader was posted in World of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on September 16, 2016 and was last updated on September 16, 2016. A senior member of her election office said, "She has fulfilled accountability to a certain degree". She secured more than 1 million votes to finish a strong first in the Upper House election in her Tokyo district in July. Read More

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'Alexa, preheat the oven': Amazon Echo can now control some GE appliances

'Alexa, preheat the oven': Amazon Echo can now control some GE appliances

This comes on the heels of yesterday's announcement that GE is using Alexa for voice control of its connected appliances, and signifies that Amazon is relentlessly pushing for a strong share of the smart home market. And that's all in addition to basic functionality like music playback, news and weather updates . Also, the device still has the ability to add Alexa to existing speakers, according to The Verge . Read More

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Xiaomi Mi 5s leaked; 6GB of RAM, Snapdragon 821 on the cards

Xiaomi Mi 5s leaked; 6GB of RAM, Snapdragon 821 on the cards

There is a slightly better battery too a 3,490 mAh battery instead of the 3,000 mAh battery on the Mi 5. One of the other major differences is the Mi 5S' 3D Touch support, which the Mi 5 lacks. It will also boast a 4MP front facing camera. For Xiaomi , the Redmi series has emerged as a victor, and the company is now number three in India's top 30 cities, according to IDC data. Read More

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IPhone optimism blasts Apple stock to 2016 high

From previous experiences, even if these iPhone 7 models sold out so fast, it shouldn't take long for Apple to replenish stocks. The line at the 5th Avenue Apple Store in NY started as early as September 8. "Availability at partner locations for all finishes may vary and we recommend checking directly with them", reads Apple's official statement. You can still get your hands on a mate Black, Silver, Gold, or Rose Gold iPhone 7 within a week. Read More

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Why NASA is trying to grab a chunk of asteroid from space

During that time, the spacecraft will map the surface, identify the material composition of its surface materials, and identify the best place or places for collecting samples. S. mission to travel to an asteroid, retrieve samples and return them to Earth is targeted for a September 8 launch atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Read More

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Saints vs. the Oakland Raiders: 5 Things to Look For

The Saints , meanwhile, are coming off consecutive 7-9 seasons and have a roster heavy on youth and relative inexperience, particularly in the secondary. DEFENDING DREW: The Raiders placed a premium on upgrading their secondary this off-season by signing big-ticket free-agent cornerback Sean Smith , safety Reggie Nelson , and using a first-round pick on safety Karl Joseph. Read More

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Clinton Blasts Trump's Comments on Military Generals, Putin

Clinton Blasts Trump's Comments on Military Generals, Putin

Speaking at Cleveland Arts and Social Sciences Academy, the Republican presidential nominee said that if he had been in Congress at the time, he would have voted against authorizing the military conflict. Trump's latest remarks came hours after US Defence Secretary Ash Carter said Russian Federation "has clear ambition to erode the principled global order". Read More

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Sony Unveils Two New PlayStation Gaming Consoles

Sony Unveils Two New PlayStation Gaming Consoles

Over at the PlayStation Blog , Sony detailed the particulars that make the PS4 Pro unique from its predecessor. The good news is that most 4K TV's also come with HDR . Sony may have a year's headstart but for the end user, it's rather useless until 4K displays become a lot more affordable. GamesThis is where distinctions get tricky. Read More

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Another tropical system is brewing in the Atlantic

Another tropical system is brewing in the Atlantic

The disturbance is expected to move west-northwest, and then more northwest over the central Atlantic over the next few days, which should keep it well east of the USA coastline. On its current projected path, it shouldn't pose a concern for Florida. According to AP, the drones have already gathered data on Hurricane Hermine, which barrelled up the Atlantic coast last week. Read More

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Giant Pandas Are No Longer Endangered

Giant Pandas Are No Longer Endangered

Despite the growing panda population, mainly in captive breeding programs, the State Forestry Administration, which oversees animal conservation efforts in China, said that it was "too early" for the IUCN to downgrade the conservation status of the animal, official Xinhua News Agency reported on September 5. Read More

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This Mercedes-Benz van will carry a fleet of delivery robots

This Mercedes-Benz van will carry a fleet of delivery robots

Daimler AG said on Wednesday it would join with US startup Matternet to develop drones for its delivery vans and invest EUR500 million ($562 million) over the next five years in designing electric, networked vans. It's electric, sure, and has a fancy robotic system in the back to shuffle packages and stuff, but a human is still meant to drive this concept. The van also incorporates Mercedes' autonomous slide deck that comes pre-loaded with packages and Matternet's autonomous drones to deliver ... Read More

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Engineers create plastic clothing that cools the skin

Writing in the journal Science they said that the new fabric could become the basis for clothing that keeps people cool in hot climates without air conditioning. Once the team developed a single-sheet material, they created a three-ply version which featured two sheets of the tweaked polyethylene surrounding a layer of cotton mesh for additional strength and thickness. Read More

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'Ring of fire' solar eclipse enthralls sky watchers

'Ring of fire' solar eclipse enthralls sky watchers

Another annular eclipse will take place on 26 February 2017 with the point where the eclipse will appear to last the longest located off the eastern coast of South America. We are in for an experience of a lifetime as the moon's shadow moves across the surface of the earth in synch with the sun shining above. This is due to the egg-shaped orbit of the moon around the Earth. Read More

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Apple expected to show new iPhone at event next week

Mac: You can live stream the launch presentation on your Mac if you have OS X v10.8.5 or later and Safari 6.0.5 or later installed on your machine. Both are rumored to be minor upgrades to the current iPhone 6S series. According to Dutch tech site TechTastic , Dutch Vodafone has confirmed the iPhone 7 will be called. the iPhone 7. This year Apple will use the same Metallic design but with redesigned antenna bands, thinner body and better camera. Read More

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Final Fantasy 15 isn't completely open

Final Fantasy 15 isn't completely open

Delay or not, place your day-one patch bets now. It is a handsome place to behold with its gondola ride and complex city streets inspired by the Venice, Italy. For Tabata, they had made the game to provide people the best gaming experience that they possibly could. It appears that " Final Fantasy XV " is not going to be a purely open-world game after all. Read More

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Scientists announce a new era in human history

Scientists announce a new era in human history

Humans have impacted the Earth so significantly with nuclear tests and plastic pollution that we've triggered the start of a new geological epoch: the Anthropocene . "If our recommendation is accepted, the Anthropocene will have started just a little before I was born". Markers for the Antthropocene include increased carbon dioxide emissions, sea level rise, global mass extinction of species and decreased biomass. Read More

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