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Someone else did us all the favor of putting the clips side by side, where it's hard to deny that Melania, or at least her speechwriter, was heavily inspired by Michelle's words. He did not explain how he arrived at the 93 percent figure. "In writing her handsome speech, Melania's team of writers took notes on her life's inspirations, and in some instances included fragments that reflected her own thinking", Jason Miller, Trump's senior communications advisor, said in a statement.
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    Pokemon Go Dev Envisions A Game Of Thrones Theme

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    It already has a dedicated fan base that played the games and started watching the television show 15 to 20 years ago. In this case you will not need radar to track them down. In the short time the game has been out there have been numerous reports from across the country of people getting hurt because they were not paying attention to their surroundings and were distracted by their phone.
  • Quotes on Boris Johnson's appointment as UK's chief diplomat

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    Mr Johnson has been accused by France's foreign minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of "lying" to the British people during the European Union referendum campaign. Lawmakers from Britain's opposition Labour Party reacted furiously, calling the comments "dog-whistle racism", saying Johnson was a "moron" and accusing him of espousing "the worst Tea Party rhetoric".
  • U.S. quietly moving to ease South China Sea tensions

    U.S. quietly moving to ease South China Sea tensions

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    Tensions could escalate as China refuses to recognize the court decision. Whether Beijing set up such a zone - which would require civilian aircraft to identify themselves to military controllers - depended on "the level of threat we receive", said vice foreign minister Liu Zhenmin.
  • Markets Right Now: US stocks close higher on Wall Street

    Markets Right Now: US stocks close higher on Wall Street

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    In the bond market, treasuries moved significantly lower, pulling back further off their recent highs. CENTRAL BANK WATCH: Analysts said market expectations for British central bank's first rate cut also rose sharply after new British leader was confirmed.
  • Pokemon Go 'surpasses Tinder, Twitter and Facebook'

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    There was a delay rolling it out while makers Nintendo upgraded its servers. "Don't play Pokemon GO " exhorted one user named Pitaorenzhe. Millions of people have downloaded the app across the world since its launch, making it the most popular app of all time .
  • Idea cuts 67 pct rates on 4G, 3G BIG Internet Packs

    Idea cuts 67 pct rates on 4G, 3G BIG Internet Packs

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    Under the revised data benefits, the Rs. 655 4G/ 3G monthly recharge pack will now offer 5GB data vs 3GB earlier, amounting an increase of 67 percent in data benefit. Idea has also launched new Freedom Packs, which are low cost data packs starting at just Rs. 35 with 4 weeks' validity, giving prepaid consumers freedom from multiple recharges and the constant hassle over expiry of plans, while providing great value for money.
  • UK opens 'very fruitful' trade talks with Canada, says minister

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    Prime Minister May, who officially took over from David Cameron this week, is now tasked with overseeing trade negotiations. Mrs May said the early plan for a trade pact with Australia was "very encouraging" and showed that Britain would thrive outside the European Union.
  • UK opens 'very fruitful' trade talks with Canada, says minister

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    Prime Minister May, who officially took over from David Cameron this week, is now tasked with overseeing trade negotiations. Mrs May said the early plan for a trade pact with Australia was "very encouraging" and showed that Britain would thrive outside the European Union.
  • Bernie Sanders fans to stage 'fart-in' protest at DNC

    Bernie Sanders fans to stage 'fart-in' protest at DNC

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    In a statement Friday, the convention's committee said it's slate of speakers is a contrast to next week's Republican National Convention in Cleveland, where several high-profile Republicans, including Ohio Gov. Obama will no doubt discuss working with her during her tenure as Secretary of State, as well as running against her in his first presidential campaign.
  • Vietnam police detain dozens in anti-China protest

    Vietnam police detain dozens in anti-China protest

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    However, if that effort fails, and competition escalates into confrontation, U.S. air and naval forces are prepared to uphold freedom of maritime and air navigation in the disputed area, a defense official said on Wednesday. China argues that its fishermen have been fishing in the South China Sea for centuries, but the tribunal found that for much of this time, the waters "were legally part of the high seas, in which vessels from any State could freely navigate and fish".
  • J.P. Morgan To Give Its Lowest Paid Workers A Raise

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    Average annual earnings across the country have risen a tepid 2% for several years, according to the Labor Department, barely keeping pace with inflation, though other measures have shown faster increases. In the first quarter of 2016, JPMorgan beat top- and bottom-line expectations, on revenue of more than $24 billion and earnings per share of $1.35.
  • Brock Lesnar Facing Potential Huge Fine

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    While it's highly unlikely that Hunt will be the first fighter ever to be monetarily compensated for competing against a fighter who later tested positive under USADA rule, it's even more unlikely that UFC will give him the money owed to Lesnar for saving UFC 200 after Jon Jones landed in hot water, too.
  • Niantic wants to launch Pokemon Go in 200 markets

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    I haven't done the analysis on Nintendo, and I can not tell you if it's a worthwhile investment. Nintendo shares have risen to a six-year high on the back of the wonderful success of Pokemon GO , seeing the firm's market value climb 86 per cent since last Thursday, reports Reuters.
  • Theresa May reveals her first cabinet appointment

    Theresa May reveals her first cabinet appointment

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    After Andrea Leadsom, her closest rival, withdrew from the race July 11, the Conservative Party announced May would become the first female prime minister since Margaret Thatcher, also a Conservative Party member, stepped down in 1990. David Cameron with his wife Samantha and his children leave Downing Street for the last time. Replying to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, who is facing his own leadership challenge from two Labour lawmakers, Cameron poked fun at Labour's leadership turmoil , ...
  • Pokemon Go's success seen spurring AR tech in mobile games

    Pokemon Go's success seen spurring AR tech in mobile games

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    It appears that Niantic's "Pokemon Go " has also recently beat out puzzle mobile game "Candy Crush". According to reports, the success of the copy and a strong demand from users forced local gaming sites to multiply the capacity of their servers by 10 times.
  • Nintendo's market value up 86% on the back of Pokemon GO success

    Nintendo's market value up 86% on the back of Pokemon GO success

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    If you live in Thailand or anywhere else in Southeast Asia and are desperate to play Pokemon Go, you're about to be disappointed. To help you learn everything you need to know about the game, which is the hottest talking point in the gaming world right now, we've compiled a guide helping you discover all the details you need below.
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    Korea warns of "merciless" reply to American-South Korean missile defense partnership

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    The statement from the artillery bureau of the North's military said it would take a "physical counter-action to thoroughly control Thaad . from the moment its location and place have been confirmed in South Korea ". China and Russian Federation have opposed the move, expressing concerns that the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) missile interception system could hurt their strategic security interests.
  • Bachelorette's Jordan Rodgers estranged from famous sibling

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    Ex-teammates such as Greg Jennings and Jermichael Finley - after leaving Green Bay - have grumbled about a holier-than-thou attitude and the perception that the Packers quarterback can do no wrong. "Like I said, I have a great relationship with my (oldest) brother Luke ". The last time that Aaron and Jordan were photographed together in public was back in 2014.
  • Turkey closes airspace over Incirlik air base

    Turkey closes airspace over Incirlik air base

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    Also suspended: the USA -led strike missions against the Islamic State that had been leaving from Turkey's Incirlik air base . According to the New York Times , Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said officials were "working with the Turks to resume air operations there as soon as possible".
  • Messaging app Line soars in stock market debut

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    Line's shares in NY, initially priced at $32.84, had closed at $41.58. It's slated to begin trading in NY on Thursday and in Toyko on Friday in the largest public offering of any tech company this year. Line's messaging service launched in 2011 after the quake-tsunami tragedy damaged telecoms infrastructure nationwide, forcing staff at Naver's Japanese unit to use online resources to communicate.
  • Caution, Line IPO investors: two key metrics look to have peaked

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    Shares in the Asian hit messaging app Line, Thailand's favourite smartphone app , surged 40% in opening trade in New York Thursday in a market hungry for the newest technology IPO. Additionally, the appearance of a tech offering in an otherwise slowed IPO market was likely a welcome sight for investors. "Investors are giving Line high marks for its growth potential and the IPO should boost its name recognition", said Hideki Yasuda, an analyst at Ace Research Institute in Tokyo.
  • Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom win Tory MP vote as Gove eliminated

    Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom win Tory MP vote as Gove eliminated

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    After the party's round of voting on Thursday, two women rose to the top of the selection process: Home Secretary Theresa May and Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom. It is now certain that the victor will go on to become Britains second female Prime Minister after Margaret Thatcher. "I'm naturally disappointed I haven't been able to make it through to the final round of this leadership contest".
  • UK: Theresa May becomes Britain's second female PM

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    Theresa May officially became Britain's prime minister after meeting with Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday. "His appointment will set the tone for talks with fellow European states, many of whom have been keen for Britain to move swiftly to begin formal talks, and have talked tough on the prospects of giving away access to the EU single market".
  • Pokemon GO Beats All Records in US History Including Candy Crush

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    Just nine days after bursting onto the scene and into your phone and the phones of everyone you know, Pokémon GO is already the biggest mobile game in US history . Meanwhile, video gaming independent analyst Billy Pidgeon shared that Niantic and The Pokemon Company may need to come up with other game features and events to keep player engagement high.
  • GOP adds Trump's border wall to platform

    GOP adds Trump's border wall to platform

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    The change reflected both political and legal reality, said Tony Perkins , president of the conservative Family Research Council and a committee member from Louisiana. The draft of the GOP party platform explicitly calls for building the wall - after the man who is now the presumptive presidential nominee spent more than a year obsessing over it.
  • Republicans Reject Last-Ditch Attempt To Stop Trump Securing Nomination

    Republicans Reject Last-Ditch Attempt To Stop Trump Securing Nomination

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    Manafort said. Mr. Trump won enough bound delegates through Republican primaries and caucuses to be able to clinch the party's nomination on the first ballot at the GOP nomination. In one of the biggest test votes of the effort, longtime Rules Committee member Morton Blackwell, who was in the meeting with Cuccinelli earlier in the day, proposed doing away entirely with a rule that allows the RNC to amend the party rules within two years of the convention with a super-majority vote.
  • Employees give CEO a new car after he shared the wealth

    Employees give CEO a new car after he shared the wealth

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    In the suit, Price's brother claimed that Dan paid himself excessively for a number of years. The Prices are sons of Ron Price, a Nampa business consultant. Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price posted the news of the gift on Facebook Thursday and his company sent out a news release. Interestingly, the starting price for a Tesla Model S is $70,000.