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Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

August 25th, 2016

TOKYO (Reuters) – A Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go while driving hit two pedestrians, killing one and injuring the other, in Japan’s first death related to the Nintendo Co craze.

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Attacker ‘infatuated’ with British backpacker stabbed to death in Australia

August 24th, 2016

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Drop test: Is the Galaxy Note 7 really tougher than the S7 Edge? – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The Note 7 is the first phone made with Gorilla Glass 5, but does this make it a tougher to break that the S7 Edge?
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SF woman outhustles others to win #PitchLeBron online contest – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The owner of a San Francisco company gets a big-league shout-out from the NBA star on social media.
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Man claims bottles and cans just stick to his head – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: No one seems to know why Jamie Keeton's body is the way it is. But it's seemingly magnetic. So much so that he makes money out of it.
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Colombia and Farc reach historic peace agreement to end five decades of conflict

August 24th, 2016

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Homeless woman proves she is owed £75,000 in pension payments

August 24th, 2016

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Google Fiber flips the switch on super-fast internet in Salt Lake City – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Residents are invited to check whether their address is served by 1-gigabit service, which costs $70 per month.
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Good thing Rick Astley doesn’t mind Rickrolling, cause we’re never gonna give it up – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The singer whose 1980s video is at the heart of a recurring internet joke says he knows it's not personal.
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Facebook, Twitter and Google have become a ‘recruiting platform for terrorism’

August 24th, 2016

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Deaf children’s charity warns hearing aids may fail if radio frequencies are sold

August 24th, 2016

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Two to tango in Argentina

August 24th, 2016


Dancers compete in “stage” category at the World Tango Championship. Angela Moore reports.

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Beware of moldy bagpipes: Doctors warn musicians of health concerns – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Players who don't regularly clean their instruments could end up suffering from “Bagpipe lung,” according to a new case study.
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Why Heath Ledger’s Joker was the best Batman bad guy – CNET

August 24th, 2016

No joke! A new video makes a convincing argument as to why the Clown Prince of Crime makes the perfect antagonist for the Dark Knight.
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Americans say science is why they’ve given up religion – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: A new Pew survey finds that those who say they have no religion tend to cite science as one of the main reasons.
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