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See What Banjo-Tooie Has Hidden Behind The Cameras

See What Banjo-Tooie Has Hidden Behind The Cameras

As one of the Nintendo 64's premiere platformers, Banjo Tooie holds a lot of memories for older players. As a game developed for one of the world's first major 3D gaming systems, it also has a lot of hard edges ...

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Charlottesville violence tests Trump’s presidential mettle

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) – For President Donald Trump, this was the week when the real world began to intrude upon his presidency. Reuters: U.S.

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Charlottesville violence tests Trump’s presidential mettle

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) – For President Donald Trump, this was the week when the real world began to intrude upon his presidency. Reuters: Top News

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In call with Trump, China’s Xi urges restraint over North Korea

BEDMINSTER, N.J./BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s President Xi Jinping said there needs to be a peaceful resolution to the North Korean nuclear issue, and in a telephone call with U.S. President Donald Trump he urged all sides to avoid words or ...

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One dead, 34 injured in clashes at Virginia white nationalist rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) – At least one person was killed and 34 others injured in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday when white nationalists protesting plans to remove the statue of a Confederate general clashed with counter-demonstrators and a car plowed into ...

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Vehicle plows into crowd in Virginia city, several hurt: witnesses

CHARLOTTESVILLE, vA. (Reuters) – At least one vehicle hit a crowd of people gathered in a Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday, hours after police broke up a clash between white nationalists and counter-protesters, according to witnesses, but it was not clear ...

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Watch An AI Demolish A Pro Player At Dota 2

Watch An AI Demolish A Pro Player At Dota 2

Using games for AI research has become fairly common in recent years, as DeepMind are using StarCraft II to develop sophisticated routines and algorithms. Not to be one-upped by the developer who made the game they adopted a mod of, ...

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Oregon coastal city at ‘double ground zero’ braced for eclipse

DEPOE BAY, Ore. (Reuters) – Oregon’s Depoe Bay is preparing for the first total eclipse to traverse the continental United States in a century as if a natural disaster was bearing down on the small coastal city. Reuters: U.S.

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Chicago teachers union eyes future security with charter merger

CHICAGO (Reuters) – After trying for years to stymie the growth of charter schools in Chicago, leaders of its public school teachers’ union are seeking to enlist staff from charter schools in a bid to strengthen the union’s bargaining power ...

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Minutes from missiles, Guam islanders get to grips with uncertain fate

GUAM (Reuters) – Fourteen minutes is not long to prepare for a potential catastrophe. That’s the estimated time taken from a launch of a mid-range ballistic missile in North Korea until impact on Guam, where residents seem resigned to the ...

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