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Trump attacks Rep. Lewis, who said he wasn't 'legitimate president'
- January 14, 2017

President-elect Donald Trump lashed out Saturday at a prominent civil rights icon and lawmaker who said he is skipping next week's inauguration ceremony because he sees the NY businessman's election as illegitimate. This last week alone he testified against the appointment of Jeff Sessions to Attorney General. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.), who noted Lewis' prominent role in the Civil Rights Movement. (more...)
Russia Plans To Decriminalise Domestic Violence Russia Plans To Decriminalise Domestic Violence
- January 14, 2017

Apart from completely ignoring the severe mental health effects of domestic violence, the bill removes "battery within families" from Russia's Criminal Code - a criminal charge can only be brought against offenders if the beating took place a few times a year. (more...)
Sean McDermott introduced as 20th head coach of the Buffalo Bills Sean McDermott introduced as 20th head coach of the Buffalo Bills
- January 14, 2017

The most swagger McDermott brought to the podium was his resume - he pointed out two trips to the Superbowl provided him valuable experience for his first head coaching job. McDermott, 42, will try to breathe life into a Bills organization that hasn't been to the playoffs since 1999. Run defense was particularly a sore spot as the Bills finished 29th against the run. (more...)
PS4 Dominated Gaming Console Sales In December 2016
- January 14, 2017

The standout announcement regarding Nintendo's premium online service, however, relates to what you won't be able to do. And while Nintendo hasn't announced pricing details as of yet, it has stated that Super Mario Odyssey will be coming to the Switch in "holiday 2017". (more...)
Trump suggests he may drop Russian Federation sanctions if Moscow 'is helpful' Trump suggests he may drop Russian Federation sanctions if Moscow 'is helpful'
- January 14, 2017

USA president-elect Donald Trump says the "One China" policy on Taiwan is up for negotiation and that he is not fully committed to it. Trump, who will be sworn in next week, added that he is prepared to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin some time after he takes office. (more...)
List Of Games Coming To Nintendo Switch
- January 14, 2017

Nintendo has finally unveiled its long-awaited Switch gaming console. It looks like a tablet and has two detachable Joy-Con controllers on either side. " Mario Kart" and "Splatoon" are bright spots in an otherwise bleak landscape when it comes to Nintendo's proficiency in online play with home consoles. (more...)
Trump hints at lifting sanctions against Russian Federation, changing 'One China' policy Trump hints at lifting sanctions against Russian Federation, changing 'One China' policy
- January 14, 2017

An unprecedented pre-presidential inauguration feud between Donald Trump and intelligence agencies that soon will be under his command could harm USA security if not quickly defused, current and former government officials said. Trump's latest remarks followed heated controversy that erupted after CNN reported that intelligence officials recently briefed President Barack Obama about damaging allegations of Trump's ties with Russian Federation contained in a 35-page dossier compiled by ... (more...)
Nintendo Announces Splatoon 2 For The Switch
- January 14, 2017

Two players face each other, both using one of the included Joy-Cons, and play a variety of games that use the IR sensor and other features of the Joy-Con. The gimmick of the Switch is simple: It's a home game console and a portable game console. On Thursday, Nintendo finally offered an in-depth look at the Nintendo Switch , its next video game console launching in two months. (more...)
UNC Basketball: Tony Bradley OUT against Florida State
- January 14, 2017

Now Bradley will need to recover. Even at full strength and fully healthy, it would have been hard enough to prepare for the Seminoles. But during one of UNC's practices before the season started, Pinson broke a broke in his right foot and didn't play in a game until this past Sunday against N.C. (more...)
'Don's Johns' name on inauguration porta-potties found covered with tape
- January 14, 2017

But the name apparently strikes too close to home for organizers of the inauguration of Donald John Trump. " We didn't authorize anyone to cover them up ", Robert Weghorst, Don's Johns COO, told DCist. But Weghorst noted the logo was not covered up at previous inaugurations. On top of that, signs on rival portable toilet company Gene's Johns' units remain untouched. (more...)
Dog Stays By Owner's Side for 20 Hours, Saving His Life Dog Stays By Owner's Side for 20 Hours, Saving His Life
- January 14, 2017

On New Year's Eve, a man spent more than twenty hours in the snow, absolutely helpless. Temperatures dropped to 24 degrees that night and there was Bob, lying in the snow - with Kelsey by his side. His body temperature was under 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The latter injuries were compressing his spinal cord and causing paralysis in his legs. "Kelsey kept me warm, alert and never stopped barking for help". (more...)
Nintendo Switch to launch globally on March 3, priced at $300
- January 14, 2017

Nintendo also announced a companion smartphone app which enables users to chat with other players, and a gaming network for multi-player gaming which will be free for a limited introductory period. Plus, Nintendo says , subscribers will be eligible for discounts on the Switch's online store. That makes it more expensive than what the PS4 and Xbox One are now retailing for in the US. (more...)
Devotees take holy dip on Makar Sankranti Devotees take holy dip on Makar Sankranti
- January 14, 2017

Also known as Makara Sankranti, the festival denotes the entry of the sun into the zodiac sign of Makara (Capricorn) as it travels on its celestial path. Makar Sankranti is one of the few Hindu festivals which marks the arrival of spring in India. Till ke laddu (seasame) made with jaggery is prepared on this occasion and it is the speciality of this festival. (more...)
Nintendo Switch set for United Kingdom release in March with £280 price tag
- January 14, 2017

Players will need two Joy-Cons, one in each hand, to control one fighter from the roster of characters who possess spring-like extendable arms . The retailers began taking pre-orders for the new console today, following the Nintendo Switch presentation detailing its features and upcoming games. (more...)
Samsung reportedly not killing the Galaxy S8's headphone jack Samsung reportedly not killing the Galaxy S8's headphone jack
- January 14, 2017

So possibly the sensor is expected to get embedded beneath the display . In one of the ads , there is even a phone that looks remarkably like what one would think, based on the rumors we've heard, an S8 to look like. While the technology itself is probably very interesting - it's in Korean so we're not sure what's being said - it shows a smartphone that could well be the Galaxy S8 . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 will have a personal assistant named Bixby
- January 14, 2017

Samsung has not yet announced its Galaxy S8 handset, though it may have given the public a sneak peek of the forthcoming device in a new television advertisement for the company's display division. The clearest Galaxy S8 render yet. However, Android Police is saying that the Galaxy S8 will indeed feature the 3.5mm headphone jack after all. (more...)
GameStop Now Taking Pre-Orders for Nintendo Switch
- January 14, 2017

This would also be a major surprise because the Wii U had Netflix support at launch , making the Nintendo Switch an unfortunate step down from its predecessor. She's beyond excited at the prospect of Splatoon 2 and the addition of Inklings to the Mario Kart 8 character roster. Finally, if you'd like to pick up another dock to have one stationed at multiple TVs, you'll be able to do that for $89.99. (more...)
Nintendo Switch 'Free' Classic Games Only Last One Month
- January 14, 2017

The interesting part, however, is he described all of that being done on a "smart device", not on the Nintendo Switch. While the connectivity is new for Nintendo , the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 console have had the feature for years. You can get a good look around the grounds, the oval office, and numerous historic rooms in the iconic capitol building. For the latter two options gamers can use detachable controllers called "Joy-Cons". (more...)
Nintendo Switch Presentation: Super Mario Odyssey officially revealed
- January 14, 2017

The NeoGaf user posted a screenshot of the customer service image, stating that "at this time, [the Switch] doesn't support Netflix". The Switch, like the Nintendo 3DS, will use came cards to store its software, which limits the potential size of its games . (more...)
The Best Developer Fashions from the Nintendo Switch Live Event
- January 14, 2017

When detached, the controllers can be used by one or two people either in front of the television or with the tablet screen while on the go. The Nintendo Switch price and release date were two of the big questions about NTDOY's new console, but the third is games . (more...)

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