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July 25,2017 09:00
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Former Trojan electrifies fans at swimming world championships

Katie Ledecky was off tor the night Monday at the world championships. It was up to someone else to seize the moment. Swimming in her home nation, Hungary's Iron Lady did just that. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual...
July 22,2017 21:00
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The many unearthed interactions between Trump-world and Russia, documented

The White House acknowledged this week that President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G20 dinner for an hour -- a meeting that went undisclosed for weeks until it came out in press reports. This non-disclosure follows a pattern when it comes to some meetings between Trump associates and Russians. The interactions span back to the in-person meeting at Trump Tower in the...
July 20,2017 14:40
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Microsoft product names leave software world in a swirl

Windows updates are among the many places Microsoft has replaced technical speak (remember Windows Service Packs?) with brand names, but that opens the door to new dilemmas. Fall or autumn? Secure Productive Enterprise, or something a little more enticing?
July 18,2017 00:40
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Smash Bros Player Is Still Beating World Records In Melee's Home Run Contest

The Home Run Contest mode in Super Smash Brothers looks straightforward. You choose one of the game’s fighters and face off against an inanimate sandbag. As a 10-second timer counts down, you try to inflict as much damage as possible on the bag. Depending on how much damage you dole out, the bag could end up flying several thousand feet. But if you want to beat the world record with any characte...