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Toronto Film Festival: The teen actresses gaining plaudits in I Kill Giants

September 12, 2017 12:55 am0 comments
Toronto Film Festival: The teen actresses gaining plaudits in I Kill Giants

It’s not often you ask an actor how they felt about working with their co-star and they reply: “We hated each other.” Fortunately Madison Wolfe is only kidding, and she and Sydney Wade collapse into giggles as they explain how close they grew on the set of their new movie […]

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Spanish police kill suspects in second attack after 13 die in Barcelona

August 18, 2017 1:22 am0 comments
Spanish police kill suspects in second attack after 13 die in Barcelona

Media playback is unsupported on your device Spanish police say they have shot dead five suspected terrorists in the town of Cambrils in a second vehicle attack, after an earlier one in Barcelona killed 13 people and injured dozens. The men were linked to the Barcelona attack, police say. Police […]

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Adobe to kill off Flash plug-in by 2020

July 25, 2017 1:13 pm0 comments
Adobe to kill off Flash plug-in by 2020

Adobe Systems has said that it plans to phase out its Flash Player plug-in by the end of 2020. The technology was once one of the most widely used ways for people to watch video clips and play games online. But it also attracted much criticism, particularly as flaws in […]

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Winter is Coming: Blizzard Will Kill Support for Windows XP, Vista in October

July 21, 2017 3:07 pm0 comments
Winter is Coming: Blizzard Will Kill Support for Windows XP, Vista in October

Blizzard has announced that it is ending support for Windows XP and Windows Vista by October. Given that these operating systems were officially retired in 2009 and 2012, respectively, with no security or patch support from Microsoft (although the company didpatch Windows XP earlier this year), and the difficulty of […]

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North Korea claims CIA plot to kill Kim Jong-un

May 5, 2017 5:53 am0 comments
North Korea claims CIA plot to kill Kim Jong-un

US and South Korean agents are plotting to kill North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, North Korean state media report. A statement by the ministry of state security said a “terrorist group” backed by the CIA and South Korea’s intelligence agency had entered the country in order to prepare an attack […]

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Antibiotics 'seen using brute force to kill bugs'

February 4, 2017 1:48 pm0 comments
Antibiotics 'seen using brute force to kill bugs'

Scientists say they have witnessed antibiotics using brute, mechanical force to rip apart and kill hard-to-treat bugs. Researchers suggest these aggressive tactics – seen for the first time – could be used to build more effective antibiotics in the future. And this could help tackle the problem of antibiotic resistance, […]

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MEPs vote on robots' legal status – and if a kill switch is required

January 12, 2017 1:43 am0 comments
MEPs vote on robots' legal status - and if a kill switch is required

MEPs are to vote on the first comprehensive set of rules for how humans will interact with artificial intelligence and robots. The report makes it clear that it believes the world is on the cusp of a “new industrial” robot revolution. MEPs will decide whether to give robots legal status […]

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I tried to kill myself several times – Hatton

December 29, 2016 8:26 am0 comments

Media playback is not supported on this device Ex-world champion Ricky Hatton says he tried to kill himself on several occasions in a battle with depression. The Briton also talked about the need for boxers to get more help after retiring, when he appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Today show, […]

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Syria conflict: 'US air strikes' kill dozens of government troops'

September 17, 2016 12:55 pm0 comments
Syria conflict: 'US air strikes' kill dozens of government troops'

US-led coalition air strikes have killed at least 62 Syrian troops fighting so-called Islamic State in the east, the Russian military says. Aircraft flew in from Iraq and bombed Syrian troops near Deir al-Zour airport, allowing the IS jihadists to advance, the Russians said. The US has not yet commented. […]

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Dallas shooting: Gunman 'wanted to kill whites' says police chief

July 8, 2016 12:31 pm0 comments
Dallas shooting: Gunman 'wanted to kill whites' says police chief

The gunman killed in a stand-off with Dallas police said he wanted to kill white people, especially officers, the city’s police chief has said. The suspect, named by US media as Micah Johnson, 25, said he was upset about the recent police shootings of black people, Police Chief David Brown […]

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