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The Tesla Roadster’s SpaceX package will replace the back seats with rockets

The Tesla Roadster’s SpaceX package will replace the back seats with rockets

The role of Autopilot in some accidents involving Tesla vehicles has raised some controversies about the technology. In context: Tesla's Autopilot has been under the spotlight recently for all...

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Elon Musk Company Hands Out 'Fun' Flamethrowers In Scorched LA

Elon Musk Company Hands Out 'Fun' Flamethrowers In Scorched LA

The company sold 20,000 of the machines, but the first 1,000 were distributed at an event at the Boring Company's headquarters in Los Angeles. A flamethrower being offered for sale by Elon Musk ...

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North Korea summit: Trump says he

North Korea summit: Trump says he "trusts" Kim Jong Un to denuclearize

They had appeared cautious and serious when they first arrived for the summit at the Capella hotel on Singapore's Sentosa, a resort island with luxury hotels, a casino, manmade beaches and a Univers...

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Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit

Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit

Trump said Tuesday at the beginning of expanded discussions with aides from both countries that "We will solve a big problem" and "a big dilemma". Kim Jong Un departed Pyongyang Sunday in an Air ...

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White House says Trump plans early summit departure

White House says Trump plans early summit departure

As for where Kim will spend the night, he's opted for the St. Regis Singapore , where it is believed he has checked into the hotel's $11,500-a-night Presidential Suite. North Korea has always been a ...

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Singapore Offers to Pick up Kim Jong-un's Bills

Singapore Offers to Pick up Kim Jong-un's Bills

After that secretive summit, John Bolton angered North Korea when he compared the country's path to denuclearization to Libya's, leading experts to believe Trump's hawkish national security adviser ...

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Pompeo Warns North Korea: 'Irreversible Denuclearization' Only Acceptable Outcome

Since his election as president in November 2018, several media houses have been vehement critics of the U.S. president and his policies-unswayed by his constant "FAKE NEWS" attacks-and they made no e...

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After 'difficult' G7 summit, UK's May warns against unilateral action on trade

After 'difficult' G7 summit, UK's May warns against unilateral action on trade

Leaving the conclave in Quebec on Saturday, Trump threatened to "stop trading" with America's allies if they defied his demands to lower trade barriers. tariffs in a measured and reciprocal way and th...

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Thousands of jobs at risk after collapse of Yorkshire-based Poundworld chain

Deloitte is expected to be appointed to oversee the administration. Carpetright (Other OTC: CGHXF - news ), Marks & Spencer (Frankfurt: 534418 - news), Mothercare (Other OTC: MHCRF - news) and...

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Bitcoin tumbles most in two weeks amid South Korea hack

Bitcoin tumbles most in two weeks amid South Korea hack

Coinrail trades more than 50 cryptocurrencies and was among the world's Top 100 most active venues, with a 24-hour volume of about $2.65 million, according to data compiled by Coinmarketcap .com b...

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European Union rejects Trump's call to allow Russian Federation back into G8

European Union rejects Trump's call to allow Russian Federation back into G8

Let's be serious and worthy of our people. On 31 May, the Trump administration confirmed that it would be going ahead with imposing additional tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from Canada, Mex...

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Kia recalls more than 500K vehicles; air bags may not inflate

Kia recalls more than 500K vehicles; air bags may not inflate

It was added that a few injuries caused by the issues have been reported. Hyundai says the recall now includes all vehicles with the same air bag computers. The automaker is working on a remedy and wi...

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Opposites, rivals, heirs, negotiators: Trump and Kim

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday he is "unconcerned" about the diplomatic crisis caused by President Trump's adversarial trade posture with America's closest western allies and his extra...

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Korea leader Kim may tour economic facilities in Singapore

Korea leader Kim may tour economic facilities in Singapore

He thanked Singapore's organisation of the summit as if it was "their own family affair". At the table, Trump told his hosts: "We've got a very interesting meeting in particular tomorrow, and I ...

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Robert De Niro says ‘F--- Trump' onstage at Tonys, gets standing ovation

Robert De Niro says ‘F--- Trump' onstage at Tonys, gets standing ovation

Andrew dedicated his award to the LGBTQ community and referenced the case of a bakery that refused to bake a cake for a gay couple. De Niro is a well-known opponent of Trump and has launched verbal...

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Kentucky Faux Chicken? KFC is going vegetarian with plant-based fried 'chicken'

Kentucky Faux Chicken? KFC is going vegetarian with plant-based fried 'chicken'

Vegetarians will soon get an option of their own at Kentucky Fried Chicken, but you'll have to go to Britain to check it out. As part of the United Kingdom government's plan to curb childhood and a...

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IHOP to IHOB name change ‘dumbest’ move ever, brand experts warn

IHOP to IHOB name change ‘dumbest’ move ever, brand experts warn

The breakfast joint's acronym, coined for its host of worldwide pancakes, teased the news earlier this week to drum up press - and encourage its customers to guess what its new name could possibly sta...

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Trump withdraws endorsement of G7 joint statement, slams 'weak' Trudeau

And more: "Looking forward to straightening out unfair Trade Deals with the G-7 countries". Trump fired back , saying the USA had been duped for for years by barriers and that any country that imp...

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Google says it won't use artificial intelligence for weapons

Google says it won't use artificial intelligence for weapons

The document , which also enshrines "relevant explanations" of how AI systems work, lays the groundwork for the rollout of Duplex, a human-sounding digital concierge that was shown off booking appoi...

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Porsche's first all-electric vehicle will be called the 'Taycan'

Porsche's first all-electric vehicle will be called the 'Taycan'

Porsche claims that multiple launches in a row will be possible without a loss in performance, and maximum range will be over 300 miles, per testing under New European Driving Cycle (NEDC) standards ...

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Isolated Kim takes big gamble leaving home for Trump summit

Isolated Kim takes big gamble leaving home for Trump summit

A peace treaty, which is a legal agreement between sovereign states, could also cause problems for South Korea , whose constitution doesn't recognize the North as a legitimate government and remains ...

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Oil near US$65 as Opec fears weigh against U.S. stockpile drop

Oil near US$65 as Opec fears weigh against U.S. stockpile drop

While there are those who believe that OPEC will vote to increase production when their agreement runs out, they are more likely to use rhetoric to keep prices stable. May shipments were 39.05 milli...

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What are realistic outcomes from the Trump-Kim summit?

What are realistic outcomes from the Trump-Kim summit?

During talks chaired by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the G7 leaders agreed to contribute to the success of the Trump-Kim summit, the spokesman added. "The president has talked tough when it...

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Verizon names former Ericsson chief as new CEO

Verizon names former Ericsson chief as new CEO

Lowell McAdam will retire as Verizon's CEO effective August 1, when Vestberg takes the reins. Vestberg's rise is a clear indication that Verizon, the biggest US wireless carrier, is prioritizing it...

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Commerce Secretary: U.S. reaches deal with China’s ZTE

Commerce Secretary: U.S. reaches deal with China’s ZTE

The U.S. government has not signed the deal yet, however, ZTE has agreed to a previously drawn up deal. Separately, Qualcomm is trying to get Chinese approval for its pending US$44 billion acquisiti...

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