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Nintendo facing class action suit over drifting Switch controllers - Gamasutra
Persistent issues with the Nintendo Switch’s detachable Joy-Con controllers have led a US-based legal firm to file a class action lawsuit against Nintendo, alleging that it is peddling defective controllers. The lawsuit, spotted by Eurogamer, spawned from th… [+1077 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T20:18:31Z

 

 

Trump administration to expand its power to deport undocumented immigrants - The Washington Post
The Trump administration on Tuesday will significantly expand its power to quickly deport undocumented immigrants who have illegally entered the United States within the past two years, using a fast-track deportation process that bypasses immigration judges. … [+10185 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T20:14:48Z

 

 

Mind blown: 10 billion years ago, the Milky Way 'ate' a nearby galaxy - USA TODAY
An artist's impression of the Milky Way, including the spiral arms. It has been updated to include the most recent mapping of the shape of the central bulge deduced from survey data from ESO's VISTA telescope.  (Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ESO/R. Hurt EPA) Now … [+2092 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:55:00Z

 

 

What You Should Know About the Equifax Data Breach Settlement - Krebs on Security
Big-three credit bureau Equifax has reportedly agreed to pay at least $650 million to settle lawsuits stemming from a 2017 breach that let intruders steal personal and financial data on roughly 148 million Americans. Here’s a brief primer that attempts to bre… [+11135 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:31:46Z

 

 

Mueller testimony: Trump says he probably won't watch former special counsel's hearing - CBS News
President Trump said he doesn't plan to watch former special counsel Robert Mueller testify before Congress on Wednesday, but he might watch some of it. Mr. Trump, seated alongside Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, reiterated his claims that Mueller is ver… [+2406 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:28:00Z

 

 

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart Break Up After 2 Years of Dating - E! Online
It's over for Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart.  The Riverdale co-stars have split after two years of dating. "Lili and Cole broke-up earlier this summer," a source told E! News. "The two are not living together this season."  The insider said the two have b… [+663 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:21:00Z

 

 

Britain is revving up a European military response to Iran - Washington Examiner
Escalating against Iran, Britain's foreign secretary on Monday announced that Britain will establish "a European-led maritime protection mission to support safe passage" of tankers transiting the Strait of Hormuz. This follows Iran's seizure of a British tan… [+1813 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:12:00Z

 

 

Asus’ ROG Phone II features a 120Hz display, a new SoC, and a giant battery - Ars Technica
36 with 31 posters participating The ROG Phone 2. It looks a lot like the ROG Phone 1. The back embraces the full kiddie-gamer aesthetic. Landscape gaming on this actually seems pretty good, with shoulder buttons and a bottom charge port. A close-up of… [+6634 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T19:07:00Z

 

 

Pence delivers a promise, and a warning, to NASA and its contractors - Spaceflight Now
STORY WRITTEN FOR CBS NEWS & USED WITH PERMISSION Vice President Mike Pence speaks Saturday at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Credit: Office of the Vice President Despite appearances and a presidential tweet suggesting otherwise, the United Sta… [+9039 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:39:05Z

 

 

NFL suspends Seahawks DT Reed for 6 games - ESPN
Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jarran Reed has been suspended for the first six games of the 2019 season for a violation of the NFL's personal conduct policy. The violation stems from a 2017 domestic violence case in which Reed was accused of assault. Ree… [+2010 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:38:51Z

 

 

Overwatch's New Hero Is Sigma, An Astrophysicist Who Doesn't Know He's A 'Living Weapon' - Kotaku
After a series of teases that culminated in the apparent demise of Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan, Blizzard has revealed the games latest hero. His name is Sigma, and he has the power to see math. Also, perhaps related to that, he can control gravity. Today,… [+815 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:35:00Z

 

 

Trump calls congresswomen racist day after his adviser says the term is used to silence speech - USA TODAY
At his North Carolina rally, President Donald Trump highlighted past statements the "Squad" have made criticizing his administration's policies. USA TODAY WASHINGTON  President Donald Trump made a familiar move Monday: Accuse someone else of something he h… [+1941 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:33:00Z

 

 

2019 British Open: More than an Open: Fractured Northern Ireland brought together by Shane Lowry's triumph - Golf Channel
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Those who watched the first Open Championship played on these rugged shores in nearly seven decades would learn that Shane Lowry is an infinitely likable bloke with the kind of short game that would make the late Seve Ballesteros en… [+6416 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:25:00Z

 

 

Apple brings Walkie Talkie back to the Apple Watch - The Verge
Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Apple is today rolling out software updates across iOS, watchOS, and the HomePod as it prepares for much bigger releases with new features coming this fall. The iOS 12.4 release introduces a new iPhone migration option that … [+1876 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:22:05Z

 

 

'Jon Jones slapped my p*ssy' – new claims emerge from UFC star’s strip club accuser - RT
It emerged on Sunday that Jones had been charged with one count of battery after allegedly placing a cocktail waitress in a chokehold as well as behaving inappropriately at Albuquerque strip club TD’s Eubank Showclub back in April. The UFC star, 32, denies t… [+1751 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:21:00Z

 

 

Nick Castellanos rips Tigers' Comerica Park: 'This park is a joke' - USA TODAY
Frustrated even after hitting a walk-off home run Sunday, Detroit Tigers right fielder Nick Castellanos expressed his displeasure with his team's stadium and its pitcher-friendly dimensions. "This park is a joke," Castellanos said, per the Detroit News. "It'… [+1285 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:19:00Z

 

 

Why fractures are so problematic for older people - Washington Post
Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. When kids or young adults break a bone, they might have weeks or months of recovery to get through. But they can usually expect to get back to their prefracture level of functi… [+6151 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T18:07:22Z

 

 

Trump says China's Xi has acted responsibly on Hong Kong protests - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he believed Chinese President Xi Jinping has acted “very responsibly” with the protests in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that could see people from the territory sent to China for trial. … [+804 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T17:41:00Z

 

 

Courtroom chaos: Video shows judge dragged away after her own sentencing - NBCNews.com
Chaos erupted inside a Cincinnati courtroom on Monday as a former judge convicted of using her position to help a family member was dragged away to jail by a bailiff. Tracie Hunter, once a juvenile court judge, has been fighting her 2014 conviction and sixth… [+1857 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T17:35:00Z

 

 

Puerto Rico governor protests: Live updates as Puerto Rico protesters flood the streets demanding governor resign today - CBS News
Updated on: July 22, 2019 / 5:05 PM / CBS News Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló says he won't seek reelection, but won't step down Protesters flooded the streets of Puerto Rico Monday to protest Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, who refuses to step down over a prof… [+6943 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-07-22T17:31:00Z