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Flying car unveiled at Motor Show

Slovakian company AeroMobil has unveiled its version of a flying car, a light-framed plane whose wings can fold back, like an insect, and is boosted by a hybrid engine and rear propeller. It will be available to preorder as soon ...

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Lionfish Throwdown

As it turns out, some of the best cooks in the world think lionfish, a venomous predatory fish which is breeding out of control and destroying marine ecosystems in the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, is delicious. The chefs ...

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Paris gunmen was French National

Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon said the man responsible for a shooting in central Paris last night was a French national.

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Security forces fully mobilised to protect election after Paris shooting

Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said France has fully mobilised its security forces, including elite units, to ensure citizens’ protection during the forthcoming presidential election following the last night’s shooting in central Paris. French conservative candidate Francois Fillon has pledged to ...

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South Koreans protest after Trump says peninsula was once China’s

Buffeted by the currents of diplomacy, South Korea is sometimes described as a “shrimp between two whales” and US President Donald Trump has touched nerves with remarks that the peninsula “used to be part of China”. The comments came after ...

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Trump to call commander of International Space Station

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will speak next week to the commander of the orbiting International Space Station. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Wednesday the call with Peggy Whitson — and fellow astronaut Jack Fischer — will take ...

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White House defends portrayal of ‘armada’ push towards Korean peninsula

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday denied being misleading about a U.S. carrier strike group’s push toward the Korean peninsula, saying it never gave an arrival date and that the ships were still on their way. When ...

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Suspect in Facebook video murder kills self in Pennsylvania

ERIE, Pa. (Reuters) – A murder suspect who police said posted a video on Facebook of the killing of a Cleveland man fatally shot himself after a “brief pursuit” by Pennsylvania State Police officers on Tuesday, police said. Steve Stephens ...

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As Trump warned North Korea, his ‘armada’ was headed toward Australia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When U.S. President Donald Trump boasted early last week that he had sent an “armada” as a warning to North Korea, the aircraft carrier strike group he spoke of was still far from the Korean peninsula, and ...

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Vertical transport of China’s first cargo spacecraft completed

Preparation for launching China’s first cargo spacecraft Tianzhou-1 entered final stage as the spacecraft and its carrier rocket were transported to the launch tower today in Wenchang Space Launch Center in south China’s Hainan Province. The transportation of Tianzhou-1 and ...

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