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While Hollywood taps into the Silicon Valley zeitgeist, with series like HBO's 'Silicon Valley' and reality shows from Intel and Apple, the Valley looks south, as tech companies crank out their own sh
Azerbaijan has been invited for a meeting of energy ministers of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) member-states, to be held in Doha in November 2016.
Mehmet Simsek, Turkish deputy prime minister, urged Apple Inc. to begin production in Turkey, the Turkish Haberturk newspaper reported Aug. 30.
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Warren Beatty wrote, produced, directed and stars in the romantic comedy/drama 'Rules Don't Apply,' also featuring Lily Collins and Alden Ehrenreich.             
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South Africans will get to witness a partial solar eclipse on Thursday‚ with those in Johannesburg getting the best view.
The beautiful photograph has captured the morning light glinting off the surface of the Atlantic and needless to say, the result is a stunner!
Researchers from the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, at the University of California at Santa Cruz, modelled the movement of material that had been ejected during previous impacts.
Professor Daniel Lieberman, an expert in human physiology at Harvard University, claims that evolution has selected for us to do only as much exercise as is needed to survive (stock image used)
In their book 'Algorithms to Live By', British scientist Professor Brian Christian and science writer Tom Griffith said sock-pairers should try using an algorithm known as a radix sort.
LONDON (Reuters) - Shareholders in British technology company ARM approved its sale to Japan's SoftBank on Tuesday, marking the end of independence for the chip designer that powered the smartphone re
Students at an Arizona high school gathered Monday to stage a walkout protest after a student was forced to remove her Black Lives Matter T-shirt during school hours last week.
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HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe plans to dehorn all rhino in its national parks to discourage poaching after 50 animals were illegally killed last year, a wildlife conservation group said on Tuesday.
Moving to address complaints about the program, the state’s Health Department is making substantial changes aimed at easing access to the drug.
Generic would cost about half the current $600 price for set of two.
Debunked claims about autism and vaccines aren't main the reason.
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - A study in Brazil of 70 babies whose mothers had confirmed Zika infections found that nearly 6 percent had hearing loss, adding a new complication to the list of ills the virus can
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The number of confirmed cases of Zika virus in Singapore rose to 82 on Tuesday, with some of the latest infections detected beyond the area of the initial outbreak.
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Tehran, Aug 30, IRNA – The Sixth Omani Products Expo (OPEX) will be held in Tehran from September 26-30.
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RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes have signed general manager Ron Francis to a contract extension through the 2018-19 season.
Wolves have completed the signing of midfielder Romain Saiss from French side Angers.
Villa have signed Bristol City striker Jonathan Kodjia from Bristol City.
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Iran signs seven confidentiality contracts with int'l oil companies

Tehran, Aug 30, IRNA – Deputy Petroleum Minister Ali Kardor said on Tuesday that the ministry have signed seven 'confidentiality' contracts with international oil companies to carry out exploration a
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Tehran to host Sixth Omani Products Expo

Tehran, Aug 30, IRNA – The Sixth Omani Products Expo (OPEX) will be held in Tehran from September 26-30.
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Oil export reported record high on Tuesday

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Caesars gets brief reprieve in bondholder lawsuit

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Thinking of moving abroad? Survey reveals Taiwan is the best country for expats (and Kuwait is the worst) 

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Pregnant woman refused £1k refund after cancelling Thomson holiday to Zika-affected Orlando

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Yellowstone south entrance reopens Tuesday

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Disney World: New ending for stage show coming

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Update: New Destination for Art: Upscale Hotels

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Amsterdam, Revisited

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A Hungarian man was exploring mountains near Gimmelwald, Switzerland, when he got lost. He was looking at a map to find the route back when a cat appeared and led him straight to the path.
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