BBC NewsHeathrow-Crossrail row heads to High CourtBBC NewsA High Court judge is to rule on whether Crossrail trains should be charged for each time they travel to Heathrow Airport. The airport spent £1bn building the five-mile line 20 years ago to connect the hub to the Great Western track. The Office of Rail ...Heathrow expansion plans threatened by Crossrail rowThe IndependentCrossrail Route Takes Shape On Screen In 'The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway'HuffPost UKCrossrail in legal wrangle over Heathrow stopTravel-News.co.ukall 9 news articles »
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Researchers are working on creating a quantum capacitor using graphene that is more resistant to electromagnetic interference. This brings us closer to a practical quantum computer. The post Graphene Just Brought Us One Step Closer to Practical Quantum Computers appeared first on Futurism.
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that shared concern about Iran was driving Israel and many Arab states closer and demanded that Tehran immediately cease military and financial backing of "terrorists and militias".
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BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Michel Temer, facing growing calls for his resignation amid a corruption scandal, will not step down even if he is formally indicted by the Supreme Court, he said in an interview in Folha de S. Paulo, Brazil's largest newspaper, on Monday.
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SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea said on Monday it successfully tested what it called an intermediate-range ballistic missile, which met all technical requirements and could now be mass-produced, although U.S. officials and experts questioned the extent of its progress.
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Financial TimesFord chooses self-drive chief to spearhead turnroundFinancial TimesJim Hackett, named chief executive of Ford on Monday, has promised swifter decision-making to turn round an automaker whose profits have fallen behind in its traditional business while Detroit rivals and Silicon Valley pull ahead in the race to build ...Ford names Hackett as CEO to tackle car rivals, Silicon ValleyReutersHow will Ford get fit for the future?Telegraph.co.ukFord chair denies that he fired its chief executiveBBC NewsThe Guardian -Business Insider -CNBC -Washington Postall 426 news articles »
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If you’ve tried sharing your Instagram posts to other social media accounts in the last day or two, you may have noticed the available sharing options trimmed down slightly. As it stands, there are options for Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr, and nothing else. Do you get the feeling something’s missing, but aren’t sure what exactly? Let me save you some time: the Swarm and Flickr options are gone. Foursquare Swarm, the check-in app that lets you earn points for every time you check in, and Flickr were removed from the share list last week with little apparent fanfare — or…...
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News24Cape Town water usage must come down by 100 million litres - cityNews24Dams that supply Cape Town with water are now down to 11% capacity, amidst an unusually warm autumn in the Western Cape.We spoke to Mayco member for utilities, Xanthea Limberg, about the 'worst-case scenario' should winter rains not come. Watch.South Africa declares Western Cape province a drought disaster areaReutersCapetonians warned that 100 liters water usage 'non-negotiable'Independent OnlineAs national water levels drop, new interventions are adoptedIMIESADigital Journal -AllAfrica.com -Business Day (registration) -BusinessTechall 29 news articles »
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TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian security forces firing teargas clashed with protesters on Monday after they burned down two police stations following the death of a young man hit by a police vehicle during protests over jobs in the south.
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CARACAS (Reuters) - Photographer Marco Bello has covered many violent scenes during seven weeks of anti-government protests in Venezuela, but he witnessed a particularly shocking incident at the weekend when a crowd set a man on fire.
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CNBCBitcoin jumps $200 in single day and has nearly doubled in May on surging global demandCNBCThe cryptocurrency briefly leaped more than 11 percent to hit an all-time high of $2,289.21, according to CoinDesk.com. CoinDesk's two-and-a-half-day digital currency conference Consensus kicked off Monday. Bitcoin first crossed $2,000 on Saturday on ...Peach becomes first Japanese airline to accept bitcoinFinancial TimesBitcoin hits $2000 trading high pointBBC NewsCryptocurrency And Your Small Business: What You Need To KnowNasdaqCNNMoney -Mashable -CryptoCoinsNews -International Business Times UKall 106 news articles »
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The Opportunity of Automation “Ideally, what should be said to every child, repeatedly, throughout his or her school life is something like this: ‘You are in the process of being indoctrinated. We have not yet evolved a system of education that is not a system of indoctrination. We are sorry, but it is the best […] The post Automation Could Lead to the World’s Smartest Society appeared first on Futurism.
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Stock ObserverGuardian Capital Advisors LP Reduces Stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL)Sports PerspectivesApple logo Guardian Capital Advisors LP cut its position in shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 2.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned ...Cramer Thinks The iPhone 8 Cycle Will Be A WinnerBenzingaShort-Term Momentum Overshadowed By Longer Term Need For More Revenue StreamsSeeking AlphaHere's how Apple's stock can get to a $1 trillion market cap in 2018: RBC CapitalCNBCTranscript Daily -BangaloreWeekly -MarketWatch -StockNewsMagazineall 142 news articles »
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Nacionālie bruņotie spēki (NBS) nodos Valsts robežsardzes rīcībā triecienšautenes «G-36» un ložmetēju «KSP-58», lai tā varētu uzsākt apmācību ar NATO standartiem atbilstošu bruņojumu, aģentūru LETA informēja Aizsardzības ministrijas pārstāve majore Mairita Senkevicina.
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LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to backtrack on one of her most striking election pledges on Monday to force elderly people to pay more for their social care after her party's opinion poll lead halved in just a few days.
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CARACAS/PUERTO ORDAZ, Venezuela (Reuters) - Venezuela's state prosecutor has panned unpopular President Nicolas Maduro's plan to create a grassroots congress, deepening a rare public split among the ruling Socialists as two months of massive protests show no sign of abating.
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ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey summoned the U.S ambassador on Monday to protest the treatment of Turkish security officials in the United States during a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan last week, the foreign ministry said.
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Šodien, 22. maijā, Latvijā dzēsti 14 meža ugunsgrēki, informēja Valsts meža dienestā (VMD).
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Over the weekend, the so-called "alien megastructure" star or Tabby's Star resumed its unusual behavior. Astronomers hope that new data from this recent dips in light would help explain this bizarre phenomenon. The post “Alien Megastructure” Star Resumes Its Bizarre Behavior After 2-Year Hiatus appeared first on Futurism.
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Ubisoft just dropped the teaser trailer for Far Cry 5. As Abhi predicted, it’s on the way and set in Montana, either in the modern day or in the relatively-recent past. The trailer doesn’t show much besides the sweeping countryside and picturesque mountains of Big Sky Country. But that in and of itself is a big gear change for the series. Far Cry has run mostly on exoticized depictions of non-Western settings. Here’s the laundry list: Far Cry 1: Micronesia Far Cry 2: Sub-Saharan Africa Far Cry 3: Unnamed island in the Pacific Far Cry 4: The Himalayas Far Cry Primal: The Mesolithic…...
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Toronto StarGreece seeks debt help from Eurozone, IMF after backing further cutsToronto StarThe country is in the middle of its third international bailout and its progress has been slow. The left-led Greek government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hopes that a package of measures, including further spending cuts and economic reforms ...Greece's creditors reject calls for commitment on debt relief as leaders brace for late night talksTelegraph.co.ukPound wobbles after Tory social care U-turn, as Greek debt talks begin – as it happenedThe GuardianFinance ministers seek deal with IMF on Greek debt reliefIrish TimesReuters -Washington Post -Kathimerini -gulfnews.comall 63 news articles »
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Electric cars aren't a slow, inefficient alternative to gas-powered vehicles. As the record-breaking all-electric Nio EP9 shows, it's possible to have a positive impact on the environment while going really, really, really fast. The post The Fastest Electric Car in the World Just Broke Its Own Speed Record appeared first on Futurism.
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Izglītības un zinātnes ministrija (IZM) izsludinājusi iepirkumu par Rīgas Pedagoģijas un izglītības vadības akadēmijas (RPIVA) materiālo un finanšu līdzekļu inventarizācijas, prasību un saistību uzskaitījuma novērtējumu, liecina informācija ministrijas mājaslapā.
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Just seven years ago, a purchase was made using a little-known digital currency known as Bitcoin. That purchase was for two pizzas and they cost 10,000 Bitcoins. Today, 10,000 Bitcoins are worth more than $20 million dollars. The post Someone in 2010 Bought 2 Pizzas With 10,000 Bitcoin. That Would Be Worth $20 Million. appeared first on Futurism.
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A team of researchers from MIT has developed a workout suit which incorporates microbial cells into flaps that allow it to self-ventilate. This new fabric melds biological systems and engineering perfectly — and it comes with running shoes too. The post This “Living” Clothing Keeps You Cool by Breathing appeared first on Futurism.
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Shapr is a networking tool professionals are using to meet others with congruent skills and goals. Having a strong profile on LinkedIn is great, but having an algorithm that's constantly doing the leg work for you is better. The post LinkedIn Meets Tinder in This “Mindful Networking” App appeared first on Futurism.
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Financial TimesRBS close to 11th-hour shareholder settlementFinancial TimesRoyal Bank of Scotland was close to striking a deal with thousands of shareholders on Monday night in a last-ditch attempt to stave off a High Court showdown featuring the bank's disgraced former boss Fred Goodwin. Sample the FT's top stories for a week.RBS closes in on 2008 rights issue settlementSky NewsNew adjournment for critical RBS trial which pits bank against disgruntled investors over 2008 rights issueCity A.M.RBS court battle with investors adjournedBBC NewsReuters UK -Telegraph.co.uk -The Independent -The Guardianall 135 news articles »
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Министерство образования решило ограничить доступ на заседания президиума Высшей аттестационной комиссии, которая, в частности, принимает решения о лишении ученых степеней. Об этом сообщает РБК. Теперь на заседания смогут ходить только члены ВАК с профильной специальностью, говорится в документе, который разослали членам комиссии.
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Much of the talk surrounding robotics in the workplace centers on the job losses caused by automation. However, there are also great benefits of robots to humans who perform dangerous or labor intensive tasks that could possibly be mitigated with the help of technology. The post (Un)Becoming Human: Tech-Augmented Human Workers Have Arrived appeared first on Futurism.
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Valsts obligāto veselības apdrošināšanu mēģināts ieviest vairākkārt, taču līdz šim viss atdūries pret politisko mazspēju. Šogad situācija medicīnā kļuvusi kritiska – ārsti un medmāsas mazā atalgojuma dēļ no nozares mūk. Pacienti ir neapmierināti. Tāpēc trūkstošā nauda medicīnai tiek meklēta ar sabiedrībā nepopulāru soli – nodokļu palielināšanu, vēsta TV3 ziņas. 
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Saistībā ar Indijas ārlietu ministra Mobšara Džaveda Akbara darba vizīti 23.maijā Rīgā nepieciešamības gadījumā vietām tiks ierobežota satiksme, aģentūru LETA informēja Rīgas domē.
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A robotic police officer is making its debut on the streets of Dubai tomorrow night — and I hope everyone there has watched Robocop. The uniformed bot greeted visitors to the Gulf Information Security and Expo Conference. After the conference wraps on Tuesday, it will be deployed to the streets of Dubai. The robot rolls around on wheels. It can salute, bow, speak in multiple languages, and recognize hand gestures from up to 1.5 meters away, according to the Khaleej Times. It also has a tablet lodged in its chest which civilians can use to report crimes, according to The Daily Mail. It was…...
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Живущим в Германии чеченцам разослали видеозапись, на которой человек в маске с пистолетом в руках угрожает «поправить» женщин и мужчин, «выбравших неверный путь». Видео распространили в WhatsApp-каналах, где общаются чеченцы из диаспоры.
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DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday stability could not be achieved in the Middle East without Tehran's help, responding to criticism of the Islamic Republic from U.S. President Donald Trump who is visiting the region.
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В Германии сейчас живут несколько десятков тысяч чеченцев, большинство из которых приехали в страну в последние годы и претендуют на статус беженцев. «Медуза» уже рассказывала о том, как чеченцы пытаются выехать в Европу через границу Белоруссии и Польши. По просьбе «Медузы» живущий в Германии журналист DW Дмитрий Вачедин выяснил, как устроена жизнь чеченской общины в Берлине, и узнал о существовании вооруженной группировки, представители которой угрожают землякам смертью за безнравственное поведение.
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Liverpool EchoHundred stranded after EasyJet cancel Benidorm flightsLiverpool EchoHolidaymakers are stranded in Benidorm after EasyJet cancelled flights due to the crew having worked over their hours. Hundreds of passengers flying to and home from Alicante were turned away by the airline yesterday, because the crew had worked over ...EasyJet cancels flights leaving hundreds stranded in Benidorm because crew are 'overworked'The SunWhat are your rights for airline compensation?Skyscanner News (blog)EasyJet under fire after delays and cancellations from Bristol AirportBath Chronicleall 7 news articles »
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Bitcoin has set record after record as a global currency. It also has the potential to become a universal currency. But, what are the realities behind the impressive figures? The post Bitcoin Surges Past $2,200 appeared first on Futurism.
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Flooding due to the melting of permafrost surrounding the Svalbard Global Seed Vault has put the seed bank to the test. The seeds were not harmed, but the event stands as an example of the dire circumstances in which global warming places us. The post Melting Permafrost Threatens The “Doomsday” Seed Bunker appeared first on Futurism.
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Almost 700 vacancies at the CDC are unfilled, leaving critical public health positions unstaffed. This threatens public health, runs contrary to slow, deliberate policymaking, and stymies investment in prevention and the lower healthcare costs it yields. The post Almost 700 Positions Remain Unfilled at the CDC Due to Hiring Freeze appeared first on Futurism.
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Каждый год в мире продается три с половиной миллиарда шоколадных яиц Kinder Surprise. Но в США их найти практически невозможно — подобные изделия запрещает закон, который действует в стране уже 80 лет. Но в 2018 года ситуация изменится — на американском рынке появятся особенные версии Kinder, не подпадающие под запрет. Правда, это будут не совсем киндер-сюрпризы, к которым привыкли дети во всем мире.
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Latviešu valodas centralizētā eksāmena domraksta tematus, iespējams, nopludinājis viens no pārbaudījumu izstrādē iesaistītajiem ekspertiem, šovakar vēstīja «TV3 ziņas».
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DUBAI (Reuters) - The images from the same night broadcast around the Middle East speak as loudly as the words. On the one hand: the young people of Iran, dancing in the streets to mark the re-election of a pragmatist, men and women together.
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21 мая в Москву из итальянского Бари доставили мощи одного из самых почитаемых христианских святых — Николая Чудотворца; они впервые за 930 лет покинули город. С 22 мая по 12 июля верующие смогут приложиться к ковчегу со святыней в храме Христа Спасителя. В первый же день туда выстроилась огромная очередь — похожая на те, что стояли к поясу Богородицы в 2011 году и Дарам волхвов в 2014-м. Корреспондент «Медузы» Саша Сулим постояла в многочасовой очереди — и поговорила с теми, кто уже поклонился мощам святого.
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Губернатор Псковской области Андрей Турчак награжден медалью ордена «За заслуги перед Отечеством» II степени. Соответствующий указ подписал президент России Владимир Путин.
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Zemkopības ministrija (ZM) pagājušajā gadā 96% darbinieku bez konkrēta pamatojuma izmaksāja ikmēneša piemaksas, kuras uzskatāmas kā garantēta darba samaksas sastāvdaļa, revīzijās par ZM darbību 2016.gadā secinājusi Valsts kontrole (VK).
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Федеральная антимонопольная служба обнаружила картельный сговор на торгах Минобороны, которые состоялись в 2015 году. Несколько компаний сговорились, чтобы не снижать цены на аукционах. Общая сумма закупок составила около двух миллиардов рублей, говорится в сообщении ФАС.
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Jane Kim, a San Francisco politician, has started exploring a tax on automated workers to combat inequality. The post Should Robots Pay Taxes? appeared first on Futurism.
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Фонд борьбы с коррупцией Алексея Навального 22 мая опубликовал информацию о закупках «Роснефти». Выяснилось, что компания приобрела вилки по 11 тысяч рублей, салфетницы — по 32 тысячи, икорницы — по 83 тысячи. В ответ Михаил Леонтьев отметил (помимо текста, приведенного на картинке): «Никто с этих сумм не наваривает, они разумные. Публикация госкомпанией данных о закупках держателей для салфеток и посуды свидетельствует о ее беспрецедентной открытости, на грани разумного. Такие данные по закону не обязательно даже публичить». Навальный ответил Леонтьеву.
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Latviešu valodas eksāmena domraksta tematu noplūdē vainīgā neatrašana nav pieļaujama, uzskata Latvijas Izglītības un zinātnes darbinieku arodbiedrības (LIZDA) priekšsēdētāja Inga Vanaga.
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Two companies are taking autonomous vehicles to the next level with self-sailing ships. Norwegian companies Yara International and Kongsberg Maritime are teaming up to create the world’s first autonomous, fully-electric, zero-emission cargo ship. The battery-driven vessel will be able to haul 100 containers up to 65 nautical miles, according to The Journal. Yara and Kongsberg believe this should cut down on 40,000 truck journeys per year. Yara, a fertilizer company, ordinarily needs 100 truck trips per day to transport its goods, says CEO Svein Tore Holsether: With this new autonomous battery-driven container vessel we move transport from road to sea and thereby reduce…...
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Юрист Нэнси Ли Карлсон из Чикаго — единственный в мире человек, который легально владеет лунной пылью. NASA пыталось отобрать у нее сумку, в которой Нил Армстронг привез образцы породы, но ничего не получилось: суд подтвердил, что Карлсон купила ее легально. О том, как ценный артефакт, который теперь может быть продан за несколько миллионов долларов, оказался у простого человека, рассказала газета The Wall Street Journal. И это оказалась запутанная история.
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 Saeimai atkārtoti skatot likumprojektu par aizliegumu no 2020.gada tirgot alu plastmasas pudelēs, kuru tilpums lielāks par vienu litru, deputāti plāno diskutēt par agrāku termiņu šo ierobežojumu īstenošanai.
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There’s always a moment of dread when your check your email – because for every new email you receive, it probably comes with a new task you need to put on your personal radar. The feature-packed Mailbird will not only streamline your inbox, it’ll help get your life running more smoothly and efficiently. Right now, you can get lifetime access to Mailbird’s host of tools for only $19, 75 percent off, from TNW Deals. On its most basic level, Mailbird handles all the email organization tasks of a top-notch email client. Swiftly funnel multiple email accounts into one seamlessly routed…...
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We know Microsoft is hosting a Surface event in Shanghai tomorrow, and leaks basically confirm it’s a new Surface Pro. Now it seems Microsoft isn’t particularly intent on keeping the device a surprise, given Panos Panay tweeted an image of a bunch of new keyboards last night. You might’ve noticed the Type Covers featured in the tweet are basically identical to the new colors and Alcantara material used on the new Surface Laptop, though it’s worth noting the Surface Pro line was the first to use Alcantara in a special edition cover. It seems Microsoft is now simply making Alcantara the…...
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India has rejected a second coal power plant in favor of pursuing green energy sources. Since it signed the Paris climate change agreement, the country has been advancing quickly towards its green energy goals. The post India Is Scraping a Major Coal Project in Favor of Renewables appeared first on Futurism.
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Bērnu klīniskās universitātes slimnīcā (BKUS) brīdinājuma akcijas veidā brīvprātīgi strādāt pagarināto normālo darba laiku jūlijā atteikties apmēram 100 māsas, kas ir sestā daļa no kopējā aprūpes darbinieku skaita slimnīcā, aģentūrai LETA norādīja BKUS pārstāve Vita Šteina.
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In a Twitterstorm, Elon Musk has announced new details about his autonomous vehicle test and a Tesla update. The coast-to-coast test is still on track for the end of the year, and new updates include a "silk" smooth ride. The post Elon Musk: Tesla’s Autonomous Car Will Drive Coast-To-Coast by 2018 appeared first on Futurism.
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22.maija naktī neilgi pēc pusnakts Rīgas pašvaldības policijas Zemgales pārvaldes darbinieki saņēma izsaukumu uz Ziepniekkalnu, kur mediķi izsaukumā konstatējuši iereibušus vecākus ar četriem mazgadīgiem bērniem antisanitāros apstākļos, informē Rīgas Pašvaldības policijā. 
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Source code management platform GitHub is making it easier for developers to find the right tools to improve and fine-tune their existing workflows. In a blog post, the company announced it is launching a new Marketplace to help its members effortlessly discover and purchase apps to use across the overall development process – “from continuous integration to project management and code review.” The freshly introduced platform essentially makes it possible for developers to get started with new tools without the need to create multiple accounts or set up separate payment methods. The Marketplace is currently divided into five different categories, including…...
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In all great magic tricks, it is misdirection that convinces the audience that something magical took place. You can say the same for the privacy policies of various tech companies as it’s like a mirage where you think that your privacy is safe and secure but it’s far from it. Piracy policy is an important piece of document that most of us gloss over or decide not to read at all. According to Mikko Hypponen, the Chief Research Officer (CRO) at F-Secure, “It doesn’t matter what it says in the policy. Nobody reads them.” Every educated internet user should know…...
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Sagaidāms, ka arī turpmākajos ceturkšņos bezdarba līmenis Latvijā turpinās samazināties, ko veicinās straujāki ekonomikas attīstības tempi, aģentūru LETA informēja Finanšu ministrijā (FM).
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Sales of tablet computers are in a death spiral. It seems the novelty of the devices has long expired, and people have realized that if you want to do something other than watch Netflix, they aren’t especially useful. But then again, maybe not. I just got back from TNW Conference, in the gorgeous splendor of Amsterdam’s Westergasfabriek. The two day event featured an impressive lineup of international speakers, including Kevin Rose, Ryan Hoover, David Karp, and other tech luminaries. One of my tasks while at the conference was to interview Alexander Klöping, CEO and founder of Dutch media startup Blendle.…...
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На новом стадионе петербургского «Зенита» начали снимать газон. На фотографиях и видео, опубликованных в соцсетях, видно, что по центру поля срезана полоса травы от ворот до ворот.
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Преподаватель Уральского педагогического университета Сергей Майфат задал студентам, которые прогуливали его занятия, написать рефераты на тему «Либерализм как угроза РФ» или «Влияние либералов на безопасность жизнедеятельности». Майфат ведет ОБЖ.
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В середине мая биткоин впервые в своей истории подорожал до 2000 долларов — это в два раза больше, чем в начале года, и в пять — чем полтора года назад. Единой версии о том, почему дорожает появившаяся менее чем девять лет назад криптовалюта, нет, но есть много догадок. «Медуза» перечисляет главные из них.
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Президент США Дональд Трамп в ходе официального визита в Израиль посетил Стену Плача в Иерусалиме. Трамп стал первым действующим президентом США, посетившим эту святыню: до этого американские лидеры избегали появления у Стены Плача, поскольку район Иерусалима, в котором она располагается, отошел к Израилю после Шестидневной войны 1967 года и не признается США частью израильской территории. Дональд Трамп объяснил свой визит необходимостью «примирения крупнейших мировых религий».
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Pirmdien, 22. maijā, «Latvijas Loto» birojā savu 18 000 eiro lielo laimestu noformēt bija ieradusies kāda 35 gadus veca rīdziniece, vēsta «Latvijas Loto». 
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Террористическая группировка «Исламское государство» запретила своим бойцам пользоваться социальными сетями. Об этом со ссылкой на комитет делегатов ИГ сообщает мониторинговая группа SITE.
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Сторона обвинения попросила приговорить бывшего главу ФСИН Александра Реймера к девяти годам колонии общего режима по делу о мошенничестве с закупками электронных браслетов. Прокуратура также попросила назначить ему штраф миллион рублей.
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Журналисты The Guardian изучили и опубликовали внутренние документы Facebook — серию презентаций, в которых описаны правила модерации контента в соцсети. В частности, в опубликованных презентациях содержатся гайдлайны, по которым модераторы признают тот или иной контент (насилие, жестокое обращение с животными, порнография и так далее) нарушающим внутренние правила Facebook. Документы опубликованы впервые. Как именно журналистам удалось получить доступ к ним, в публикациях The Guardian не раскрывается.
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У побережья канадского города Ричмонд 20 мая заметили морского льва — животное подплыло к людям, а затем неожиданно схватило девочку и утащило ее в воду. Ребенка спасли; момент нападения попал на видео, у ролика уже больше восьми миллионов просмотров. «Медуза» изучила, что говорят о поведении морского льва специалисты.
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Rīgā, Āgenskalnā pagājušā sestdienā policisti uz ielas atraduši piedzērušos vecāku pamestu septiņus mēnešus vecu meitenīti, aģentūra LETA noskaidroja Valsts policijā.
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The future of pain management is right around the corner, but in the meantime, our dependence on opiates is putting people at risk. The post The Future of Pain Management appeared first on Futurism.
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Rīgas domes Drošības, kārtības un korupcijas novēršanas jautājumu komitejas deputāti šodien sēdē atbalstīja spēļu zāļu aizliegšanu Rīgas vēsturiskajā centrā, izņemot četru un piecu zvaigžņu viesnīcas, aģentūru LETA informēja Rīgas domē.
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Iniciatīvas «Par nekustamā īpašuma nodokļa (NĪN) atcelšanu vienīgajam īpašumam» atbalstītāji 23.maijā plkst.13.30 pie Rīgas domes rīkos tautas sapulci - mītiņu, aģentūru LETA informēja mītiņa organizatore Liāna Hiršsone.
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Фиджет спиннер — главная игрушка 2017 года (а возможно и всего подрастающего поколения). Спиннеры стали популярнее президента США Дональда Трампа по поисковым запросам в Google и заняли почти весь топ популярных игрушек на Amazon. Все в восторге от фиджет спиннеров, но не эта сиба-ину. И мы ее понимаем.
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Росгвардия опровергла сообщение «Новой газеты» об убийстве бойца из Чечни, которого заподозрили в гомосексуальности.
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Need a hand? This prosthetic limb can move on its own. The post Need a Hand? This Prosthetic Limb Can Move on Its Own. appeared first on Futurism.
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Умер футбольный комментатор Владимир Перетурин. Ему было 78 лет.
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Facebook has long struggled to adequately moderate its platform for potentially violent and abusive content. And a series of recently leaked guidelines and policies of its internal monitoring practices reveals all the chaos that goes behind the company’s efforts to curb harassment. The Guardian has published a massive trove of internal documents used to train Facebook moderators how to appropriately deal with potentially offensive messages and imagery on its platform. The large collection of manuals – pegged the Facebook Files – outlines the diverse and often conflicting set of rules the social media giant relies on when handling potentially abusive posts. These principles ultimately guide moderators…...
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BBC NewsCo-op fined for wet floor slip death in Truro shopBBC NewsThe Co-op has been fined £400,000 over the death of a man who slipped on water leaking from a faulty sandwich chiller. Stanley May, 74, died two days after hitting his head on the floor in the Truro branch of the supermarket in July 2015. Truro Crown ...Co-op fined £400000 for customer's death in storeITV NewsCo-op fined £400000 following Truro store deathThis is The West CountryCo-op fined over 'avoidable' death of lifelong customerDaily MailMirror.co.ukall 7 news articles »
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Eiropas Komisija (EK) rekomendē Latvijai samazināt nodokļu slogu zemu ienākumu saņēmējiem, pārceļot to uz citiem avotiem, kas ir mazāk kaitīgi izaugsmei un veicina nodokļu maksāšanu, teikts pirmdien publiskotajās Eiropadomes rekomendācijās Latvijas 2017.gada reformu programmai un tās viedokli par valsts Stabilitātes programmu.
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Otrdienas rītā vietām Kurzemē, dienas gaitā arī citviet valstī gaidāms īslaicīgs lietus, dažviet iespējams pērkona negaiss, prognozē sinoptiķi.
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Iekšējās drošības birojs (IDB) lūdzis prokuratūrai sākt kriminālvajāšanu pret trim Valsts policijas Kurzemes reģiona pārvaldes amatpersonām par administratīvā pārkāpuma protokola viltošanu un pamudināšanu izdarīt minēto noziedzīgo nodarījumu, aģentūru LETA informēja IDB.
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Pagājušās nedēļas nogalē Skrīveros aizturēti divi velosipēdisti vairāk nekā trīs promiļu reibumā, aģentūru LETA informēja Valsts policijas Zemgales reģiona pārvaldes vecākā speciāliste Ieva Sietniece.
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The IndependentBrexit 'opportunity' for eurozone financial sector says French ministerThe IndependentBrexit can be an "opportunity" for the eurozone's financial system, France's new finance minister, Bruno Le Maire, has said. Mr Le Maire, who was appointed by the new French President Emmanuel Macron last week, was speaking at a joint press conference ...French bid to exploit Brexit: UK leaving is 'opportunity' for eurozone, says ministerExpress.co.ukWarning over stripping City of euro clearingSky NewsEuro clearing relocation policy could cost investors €100bn, London Stock Exchange boss Xavier Rolet warnsCity A.M.Yahoo News UK -GlobalCapital -International Business Times UK -Bloombergall 22 news articles »
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HOHENFELS, Germany:Naval Special Warfare operators from U.S. Special Operations Command along with NATO Special Operations Forces from Albania, Bulgaria and Lithuania, partnered with the U.S.... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Israel announced on Sunday it had reached a deal worth $630 million to provide India’s navy with missile defence systems, following a record weapons sale between the two countries last month.... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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North Korea on Monday declared its medium-range Pukguksong-2 missile ready for deployment after a weekend test, the latest step in its quest to defy UN sanctions and develop an intercontinental... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Ebola is back. This vaccine could help put the deadly disease to an end. The post A New Vaccine Could Bring a Permanent End to Ebola appeared first on Futurism.
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NASA just discovered a manmade space bubble around earth. The post NASA Just Discovered a Manmade Space Bubble Around Earth appeared first on Futurism.
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Now you can run an entire bar from the comfort of your home The post Now You Can Run an Entire Bar from the Comfort of Your Home appeared first on Futurism.
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US-led warplanes hit a pro-regime convoy in Syria that ignored warning shots, weeks after President Donald Trump’s administration launched America’s first strikes against Damascus forces... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Japan said Friday it scrambled fighter jets after a Chinese vessel sailing in disputed waters launched a drone, the latest bout of tension in a longstanding territorial row. The two countries are at... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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India will shortly take delivery of two M-777 ultra-light howitzers, manufacturer BAE Systems said on Thursday, the country’s first such acquisition in over three decades after a major corruption... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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North Korea’s latest missile launch represents a significant step forward in its weapons capabilities, analysts say, but Pyongyang could be looking to secure a position of strength before a return to... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Air Force leaders recently removed the restriction that kept pilots weighing less than 136 pounds from flying the F-35A. The restriction was imposed in 2015 due to concerns about the risk during... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The first Eurofighter Typhoon and Hawk advanced jet trainer aircraft for the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) have been formally presented to the customer in a ceremony held at BAE Systems’ Military... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The Berlin government is mulling moving its troops out of Turkey’s Incirlik air base after a second snub by Ankara. A German political delegation was denied approval to visit Bundeswehr soldiers at... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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