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Haiti Hurricane Update: Is Matthew Worse Than 2010 Earthquake? Death Toll Surpasses 1,000 Amid Cholera Fears

Hurricane Matthew left more than 1,000 people dead and thousands more displaced after it swept through Haiti last week, but the worst may be yet to come. The poorest nation in the western hemisphere now faces famine in its already drought-ravaged land and fears of diseases like cholera, similar to the outbreak it saw just six years ago.
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The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere averaged a record 400 parts per million in 2015, an ominous milestone for the planet's health, the UN said Monday.
(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc, the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a 17.8 percent rise in quarterly revenue as promotions helped attract more subscribers.
In an article by Cat DiStasio, Engadget unveils the most exciting of designs of the the next generation of transportation.
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It's reading the ads and the sites, and chooses where to place what, merging context with content.
At the end of last week the big news was that DNS provider Dyn was was hit by a huge Distributed Denial or Service (DDoS) attack, affecting several big name websites including Twitter and Netflix
Home webcams that were hijacked to help knock popular websites offline last week are being recalled in the US.
First Brexit brought about increased prices for PCs, and now software.
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian ride-sharing service Ola has partnered with German carmaker BMW to strengthen its luxury mobility segment, the app-based taxi aggregator said on Monday.
Cryptic puzzle contains 60 images representing brand and companies. While some are easy, other rely on your ability to decipher visual puns. Can you solve all 60 successfully?
The Paris climate deal was the first time the US has officially begun thinking and acting in concert with the rest of the world on climate change. The post John Kerry on Why Climate Policy Means Ever
Elon Musk promises a Tesla that can drive itself from Los Angeles to New York City, no human needed, by next year. The post Tesla’s Self-Driving Car Plan Seems Insane, But It Just Might Work appeared
A new rumor floating around the Internet reveals how director Rian Johnson's film begins. The post Cantina Talk: The Start of Star Wars: Episode VIII Revealed (Maybe) appeared first on WIRED.
This simple slab of a keyboard, case excluded, might just be the ticket for those with occasional keyboard needs. The post Review: Logitech Keys-To-Go appeared first on WIRED.
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. indicated the release of the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in a press release issued Monday in South Korea about its “Galaxy Upgrade Program” for Note 7 customers.
Following the fall in the pound's value, Microsoft has decided to increase prices on its enterprise software and cloud services.
Wade SheridanMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Google is celebrating what would have been the 384th birthday of the first microbiologist Antoni van Leeuwenhoek with a new Doodle.
Dr Deirdre Barrett, a clinical and evolutionary psychologist at Harvard Medical School, said dogs are likely to dream about what happened to them during the day - much like humans.
How can we defend against the DDoS chaos we witnessed last week?
The universe is expanding. And as it does so, it is also accelerating, such that every second, the speed at which space-time is expanding is faster than what it was a second before — at least as far
USA Network’s newest thriller “Eyewitness” dropped a major twist at the end of its last night’s episode: the killer on the loose is also the newly appointed lead investigator on the triple murder cas
A little less conversation, a little more action, please.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has taken to Reddit to reveal more information about its mission to Mars.
PowerToFly co-founder and CEO Katharine Zaleski discusses strategies and examples to include women at work beyond hiring the process.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday a South Korean media report that the firm was in talks to acquire French audio equipment maker Focal for up to 300 billion won ($265.44 mill
France began operations Monday to clear the infamous Calais “Jungle” camp that houses an estimated 7,000 migrants. The unofficial camp in the French port city is to be demolished in spite of concerns
The announcement by the ScanPyramids team comes at the end of a year-long project to scan the Old Kingdom pyramids. Further tests are being conducted to find out more about the hidden rooms.
Individual analytics can help marketers develop a stronger understanding of a client's interests.
It is highly unlikely that the issues surrounding energy will make any difference in who we choose for our next President. That said, there are distinct differences among the four presidential nominee
A new report sheds light on which processes are automated within organisations.
ICICI Direct has come out with its report on PNB Housing Finance IPO. The research firm has recommended to "Subscribe" the IPO in its research report as on October 24 , 2016.
London-based web expert Kevin Marks said the internet is becoming harder to read for people like the elderly, the visually impaired or those with low-quality screens (stock image used)
If you watched FX’s “The Strain” on Sunday, then you know that the episode featured not one, not two, but three very shocking deaths. Of course, the horror series isn’t shy to kill its characters off
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Samsung Electronics denies report of talks to buy French audio maker Focal

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday a South Korean media report that the firm was in talks to acquire French audio equipment maker Focal for up to 300 billion won ($265.44 mill
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India's Ola ties up with BMW for luxury cabs segment

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian ride-sharing service Ola has partnered with German carmaker BMW to strengthen its luxury mobility segment, the app-based taxi aggregator said on Monday.
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T-Mobile reports 17.8 percent jump in quarterly revenue

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc, the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a 17.8 percent rise in quarterly revenue as promotions helped attract more subscribers.
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UNIAN: Ukraine outraged over statement of Syrian official on Crimea

Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has summoned Charge-d’Affaires ad interim of the Syrian Arab Republic to Ukraine Muhammad Sabah Al-Khadj Bakri regarding the statement of the Syrian Parliament Speaker
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Taruta expects dismissal of chief banker Gontareva

Member of Parliament Serhiy Taruta says he welcomes the recent appointment by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of his representatives as members of the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine, how
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How to Be Taylor Swift: A Study in Five Parts

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Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Not "Living Separate Lives"

Heard the rumor that Chris Hemsworth's marriage is in trouble? Neither had he until early Monday Morning. The Oct. 31 issue of Australia's Woman's Day, however, claims...
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Inside Bruno Mars' Triumphant Return: How the Grammy Winner Continues to Surprise the Music Industry

Bruno Mars, it's great to have you back. As the Grammy winner appeared on stage Saturday night for CBS Radio's We Can Survive concert, fans weren't just excited to hear the...
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Locker key from the Titanic sells at auction for $104,000

A corroded iron key to a locker on the Titanic has sold at auction for $104,000.
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GST rollout: 80 lakh assessees may start migrating to GSTN portal from Nov 8

The GSTN, which is expected to provide common and shared IT infrastructure for GST implementation, will transfer on-board to its platform the details of about 80 lakh existing assessees of excise, val
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Britain's economy is still running but the ground’s about to disappear, warns Dr Adam Posen

Dr Adam Posen also told The Mail on Sunday that senior Tory politicians were showing themselves to be ‘monetary illiterates’ through their attacks on Bank of England Governor Mark Carney.
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London insurance market's £7.4bn EU funds at risk after Brexit

About £1.4billion of premium income related to insuring non-UK EU clients, while £6billion in premiums were taken by EU insurers through London.
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Investing Show: Is now a good time to buy emerging markets?

Emerging markets have bounced back, as sentiment has switched from pessimism to optimism. But is now a good time for UK investors to buy?
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Airbnb sues New York State for imposing costly fines on online rentals

After New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Friday imposing costly fines onto people who advertise illegal rentals online, the housing site Airbnb sued, contending t
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Final rules for bankruptcy board code likely in November

The board will discuss the public comments that being sought currently and finalise draft rules to be notified under the code during the first half of the next month, they said.
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'Silver' Divorce Puts Strain On Retirement Income

A common misconception about marriage in the U.S. is that millennials have a higher divorce rate than previous generations. In fact, millennials are actually divorcing at much lower rates than those o
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UPDATE 1-Swedish investor Schorling to quit board roles due to health issues

STOCKHOLM, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Melker Schorling, one of Sweden's most prominent investors, said on Monday he would leave his board roles next year, including the position of chairman at measurement tec
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Fitch Rates Access Bank's Senior Notes 'B'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON/PARIS, October 24 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Nigeria-based Access Bank Plc's (Access) issue of USD300m 10.5% senior unsecure
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