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Melisandre meets Daenerys in the new 'Game of Thrones' Comic-Con trailer

Melisandre also returns to tell Daenerys about the role the Lord of Light will play, despite Dany's determination to rule the seven kingdoms. "But underneath any awkwardness is potential secret enjoyment". "I really loved working with Jack Gleeson so much that I'd have to say Joffrey", she answered. Emmanuel agreed: "To see them laugh together and feel something for one another is so handsome", she said , especially since the two have been through so much trauma in their lives. Read More

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Get ready for near-total eclipse

Get ready for near-total eclipse

Read our field guide to the solar eclipse for tips on how to make the most of this spectacular event. "When the moon comes between the sun and the earth, you have an eclipse ", Dcruz said. But for newcomers to sky-gazing, the eclipse is just one element of astronomy and related science, especially for those in Oregon. The eclipse will start at approximately 11:35am on August 21. Read More

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Indian shares end higher; Reliance Industries leads

Indian shares end higher; Reliance Industries leads

Index heavyweight Reliance Industries rose almost 4 per cent after the company reported its highest quarterly consolidated net profit of Rs 9,108 crore for the three months to June on the back of higher petrochemical margins. The key index had slipped 26.30 points in the previous session. Asian indices like Nikkei (up by 124 points), Hang Seng (up by 68 points), and Shanghai Composite Index (up by 14 points) too traded in the green. Read More

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Carolina Panthers release former Ole Miss standout Michael Oher

Carolina Panthers release former Ole Miss standout Michael Oher

The 31-year-old posted and quickly deleted an Instagram photo showing 10 pill bottles with the caption, " all for the brain " back in June that had everybody anxious about his longterm health. Oher is also due in court on July 21 in Nashville, Tenn., for a hearing about an alleged assault on an Uber driver there. He played for Baltimore from 2009-13 and for Tennessee in 2014 before joining Carolina. Read More

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NASA Successfully Completes Probe On Pluto

NASA Successfully Completes Probe On Pluto

To celebrate the milestone, and to take advantage of the data and photos NASA collected along the way, the agency released a new video on Friday showing Earth-bound viewers what it would be like to fly past Pluto's surface. It eventually concludes over Tartarus Dorsa . Lasting slightly over one minute, the Charon flyover video begins with a distant view, then comes closer, sweeping over Serenity Chasma, a deep, wide canyon. Read More

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Australia opens way for faster military response to 'terrorist incidents'

Australia opens way for faster military response to 'terrorist incidents'

Speaking on Monday at Holsworthy Barracks in Sydney , Mr Turnbull said: "Our enemies are agile and innovative". Defence will offer soldiers for embedding within police forces to bolster engagement between authorities. Labor is expected to support the new measures. The Opposition will seek more details and a briefing from the government, but wants to deal with the proposals in a bipartisan way. Read More

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Maryam Mirzakhani Cause Of Death: How Did The Fields Medalist Die?

Maryam Mirzakhani Cause Of Death: How Did The Fields Medalist Die?

Mirzakhani, who was from Iran, died of breast cancer in the USA, a relative told Iran's Mehr News Agency . Stanford University in California - where she had been a professor since 2008 - didn't indicate where she died. The award is only given out every four years to between two and four mathematicians under 40. Mirzakhani also became the first woman and the first Iranian to be awarded a Fields Medal . Read More

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Jaguar barrel rolls the E-Pace into the record books

Jaguar barrel rolls the E-Pace into the record books

It produces 246 horsepower and 269 pound-feet.in standard spec, but takes a hike to 296 HP and 295 lb-ft.in the R-Dynamic model. The standard models will be capable of accelerating to 60 miles per hour in 6.6 seconds with a top speed of 146 miles per hour, while the R-Dynamic versions hit 60 in 5.9 seconds and have a top speed of 151. Read More

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AMD's beastly Ryzen Threadripper chips arrive in August starting at $799

AMD's beastly Ryzen Threadripper chips arrive in August starting at $799

AMD is also announcing specs and availability for Ryzen 3 desktop CPUs, which are 4-core, 4-thread, Zen-based CPUs available in two desktop models. The top-of-the-range Ryzen Threadripper will cost $999 in the USA, while the 12 core, 24 thread Ryzen Threadripper 1920X will cost $799. The Ryzen 3 1300X CPU comes with four cores, with base clock of 3.5 GHz and boost to 3.7 GHz, and the Ryzen 3 1200 CPU comes with four cores and with a base clock of 3.1 GHz and boost to 3.4 GHz. Read More

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China to set up first military base on foreign soil

China to set up first military base on foreign soil

China previously stated that the logistics center will further support anti-piracy, United Nations peacekeeping and several humanitarian relief missions in western Asia and Africa . Djibouti is strategically important for a number of reasons. Camp Lemmonier, the US's only permanent military base in the continent, is also situated in the East African state. Read More

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Tulsa Man Arrested After Explosion At Recruiting Office In Bixby

Tulsa Man Arrested After Explosion At Recruiting Office In Bixby

The door of the center was blown off in the blast and landed in a parking space in front of the storefront and soot-covered windows. The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has been investigating the incident. The individual or individuals involved in the incident vandalized the building and slashed tires of vehicles at the center. "There's no known connection, but it's quite ironic that that happened". Read More

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Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Amazon to support UPI-based Payments

Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Amazon to support UPI-based Payments

UPI , laucnhed by NPCI , is a mobile application that helps quick transfer of money through a mobile device round the clock. UPI payments are extremely beneficial because they're P2P and do not require a digital wallet. "Amazon was now testing for the same, while Uber is still conducting the process", Hota told reporters. UPI-enabled apps allow transactions to be done through any smart phone using VPA (Virtual Payment Address). Read More

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Facebook Again Cuts Price of Oculus Rift VR Headset

Facebook Again Cuts Price of Oculus Rift VR Headset

Included in the box, you have everything you need to get started. There is quite a bit of speculation for the price-drop of the Oculus Rift . Price always pays a big part in a device's success and if VR headsets are expensive to begin with and also require expensive computers to work with, their success could be limited on financial constraints alone. Read More

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The Palestinians hailed the vote as a diplomatic victory

Judaism, Christianity and Islam hold the Cave of the Patriarchs to be sacred, as it is believed to be home to the bones of the biblical figure Abraham and members of his family, according to the Book of Genesis. The United States has made an issue of UNESCO decisions in the past. And in 2012, the United Nations General Assembly made a decision to upgrade the status of Palestine to a nonmember observer state of the United Nations. Read More

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Rumor: No Single-Player DLC for MEA

Rumor: No Single-Player DLC for MEA

This will be a drastic departure for the long-running sci-fi series. All previous Mass Effect titles all featured single-player DLC that expanded upon the story, and explored different aspects of the game's universe. Yesterday, a widely circulated Facebook post from a group claiming to be called Sinclair Networks said that it had been working on Andromeda's DLC until BioWare cancelled it. Read More

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Following several delays, NASA launches rocket from Wallops

Following several delays, NASA launches rocket from Wallops

They will be deployed from canisters, each roughly the size of a soda can, at 96 to 124 miles above the surface. But, this will pose no risks to people down below, the space agency says. "The vapor tracers could be visible from NY to North Carolina and westward to Charlottesville, Virginia", NASA said. Those canisters then deployed turquoise and red vapor into the upper atmosphere, forming artificial clouds in vivid colors visible from the ground for hundreds of miles. Read More

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