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How Monza grid girl chaosFormula 1's latest embarrassment over grid penalties has prompted some soul-searching. But there's no real solution in the rulebook - only an overhaul of far greater significance. If you thought the... Italian Grand Prix's grid penalty farce was bad... More»
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The Air Force's 'rods fromWe Are The Mighty The 107-country Outer Space Treaty signed in 1967 prohibits nuclear, biological, or chemical weapons from being placed or used from Earth’s orbit. What they didn’t count on was... the U.S. Air Force’s most simple weapon ever: a tungsten rod that could hit a city with the explosive power of an intercontinental ballistic missile. During the Vietnam War, the U.S. used what they called “Lazy Dog” bombs. These were simply solid steel pieces, less than two inches long, fitted with fins. There was no explosive – they were simply dropped by the hundreds from planes flying above Vietnam. Lazy Dog projectiles(aka “kinetic bombardment”) could reach speeds of up to 500 mph as they fell to the ground and could penetrate nine inches of concrete after being dropped from as...
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'FIFA 18' Demo Release DateHere's everything you need to know about the FIFA 18 demo.
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I interviewed 60 people whoKyodo/Reuters There is no shortage of commentary on what should be done about North Korean weapons programs. Op-eds in major news outlets variouslyadvocate for talks, a strategy of deterrence combined... withprogress on humanitarian and economic issues, and evenregime change. But while rhetoric about North Koreaheats up, the abstract talk about military options, sanctions, and engagement obscures the people at the center of it all: millions of ordinary North Koreans. When demonizing the “rogue” behavior of an enemy state, it’s easy to vilify its citizens or tar them all with the same brush. But the reality is more complicated. North Koreans are neither brainwashed robots nor aspiring democracy activists desperate for liberation. Here I want to focus on a small subset of North Koreans:...
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Joel Osteen responds toLakewood Church, a megachurch in Houston, addressed accusations made via social media that it was refusing to open its doors to Harvey evacuees.        
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Gillian Anderson And DavidThe X-Files is coming back to the small screen in 2018 for another round of revival action. Stars Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny are together again, and we have a first look. Check it out!
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Best fantasy football waiverInjuries to key players and breakouts from young running backs and receivers make for a mix of old and new faces among our top Week 3 waiver wire pickups for fantasy football leagues.
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Cardi B Suffers WardrobeCardi B gave the cameraman something to sweat about at the awards show.
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Kevin Hart Apologizes to HisIt's no laughing matter.
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Hurricane Irma slams intoHurricane Irma - a Category 5 hurricane - is barreling closer towards Florida's southern coast. But before it makes landfall this weekend, the storm has been pummeling the Caribbean with gale-force... winds, sheets of rain and widespread destruction. One of the causalities has been President Donald Trump's vacation home, Le Chateau des Palmiers on the...
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Ripple Price Forecast and Analysis - September 5, 2017

Profit Confidential - 5 Sep 2017 12:45
Ripple Price Forecast andCrypto markets lived out a full drama over the long weekend, leaving many investors nervous about the long-run Ripple price prediction. Prices for some coins reached all-time highs on Saturday,... driving the overall crypto market cap to $176.0 billion...but then prices walked off a cliff on Monday. By the end of it, the crypto market cap shed almost $30.0 billion to settle near $146.1 billion. XRP reached a level of around $0.208277, down roughly 3.23% in the past 24 hours. To be clear, the fall in XRP prices was part of an industry-wide slump. There. The post Ripple Price Forecast and Analysis – September 5, 2017 appeared first on Profit Confidential.
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Did She Cut It Herself? CheckThe 'Snow White and the Huntsman' actress debuts her messy shorter haircut during a lunch date with girlfriend Stella Maxwell.
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Trump confused by pair ofPresident Trump got a bit mixed up at his news conference Monday with Finnish President Sauli Niinistö when he couldn't tell the difference between two blond reporters from Finland. "Again?" Trump... asked, believing his counterpart had called on the same reporter twice. "You're going to give her the same one?" "No, she is not the...
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Those who fled Irma on cruiseIt was no party boat. About 4,000 people were stuck aboard a Miami-based cruise ship off the coast of Mexico on Monday, anxiously awaiting their return home. "It's just awful," said Stephanie Smith of... Washington, DC, who has been on the Norwegian Escape since Sept. 2. "I just want to go home." The ship, which...
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Startling photos showStartling new photos show the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irma across the Caribbean, as the killer storm turned some of region’s famed vacation spots into nightmare vistas. A resort in the... Turks & Caicos is now virtually unrecognizable by the storm, which struck with Category 5 force, images posted by the Telegraph UK show. And...
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Hurricane Irma annihilates St.St. Martin's beachfront Princess Juliana Airport — world famous for low-flying planes that spectacularly buzz over the heads of sunbathers — has been smashed by Hurricane Irma. The airport's... destruction was captured in the final footage from the Maho Beach Cam, which live-streamed departures and takeoffs. The final footage, from Wednesday, shows ferocious, sideways-blown gusts...
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Emergency systems in Houston overwhelmed

CBSNews - 29 Aug 2017 06:34
On so many levels, the deluge of rain Harvey unleashed is matched by a deluge of need in the flood zone
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How McLaren-Honda was tornThe second coming of McLaren-Honda is over. After three embarrassing seasons one of Formula 1's once-proud alliances is in tatters - but how did it get ripped apart so comprehensively? Anyone who's... followed Formula 1 closely over the past three... More»
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Watch 9 Cameras for Livestreaming Hurricane Irma

The Mac Observer - 10 Sep 2017 04:11
Watch 9 Cameras forSome go offline as conditions worsen, but as of this writing, all of these cameras were working for livestreaming Hurricane Irma
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How a New Apple Watch MayThe world awaits the 10th-anniversary iPhone. But the real news may be buried within a redesigned Apple Watch.
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Watch Jay Z's HeadliningCheck out Jay Z's performance from the 2017 Made in America Festival.
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25 Times Jared Leto Lost HisFrom the '90s to literally right now, Jared Leto has won the hearts of many with his rock-star good looks, Oscar-winning acting talent, and quirky sense of style. While we love Jared's passion for... fashion, we have to admit to preferring him without much clothing - especially when he goes shirtless. Here are all the times Jared lost his top . . . and you lost your mind. Related26 Reasons Jared Leto Is (Still) the Perfect Package
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Exclusive: IMG Models SignsThe 38-year-old model will join the women's board.
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Man Tied to Cinder Block andThe body of Carmine Carini, 35, was found floating in Mill Basin in Brooklyn. The police do not yet know why he was killed.
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Four arrested for beating,ALBION, N.Y. -- A 10-year-old girl who was beaten repeatedly, forced to run with heavy packs and dragged behind a car escaped her tormentors as they slept to ask a neighbor for help, police in central... New York said Friday. Four adults were charged after the bruised and malnourished girl escaped on Wednesday from her...
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