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Transgender rights activists are flooding Twitter with helpful tips for allies

Sometimes social media is a good thing. The anger over a Trump administration plan to curtail the rights of transgender citizens is still palpable. But the Sunday morning eruption that followed the revelations aired in a New York Times report came
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The nation's interest in Kerala

From: Buisness-standard By Mahesh Vyas Recommended by: business-standard Floods in Kerala have devastated one of the most idyllic settlements of India. Malayalis are rich, educated and largely in harmony with nature. They live
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Touching John McCain tributes flood the internet in the hours after his death

John McCain died on Saturday after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. He was an undisputed war hero and a Republican Senator with a complicated history as a legislator. McCain stood for a more principled brand of conservatism than many of his
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How a spate of spoilers may ruin BJP's election strategy for 2019

From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) hopes for pulling off elections in nearly a dozen states along with the general election have been dashed. The
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Floods will hit tyre & coffee industries

From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard The stock market ignored bad news out of Turkey that led to a rout for emerging market currencies. Instead, investors hailed strong Q1 earnings reports,
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Dramatic photos show the devastating flooding and landslides in Japan

Japan is experiencing what could be one of the worst weather-related disasters in its history, following the heaviest rainfall the country has experienced for decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned of a "race against time" to rescue flood victims
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Volkswagen forms alliance to deal with flood of data from self-driving cars

Self-driving cars eventually won't need a human operator — but what the vehicles will need is a network powerful enough to handle the massive amount of data generated by their autonomous tech. In order to ensure that network is as powerful as
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Extreme flooding in Maryland is a glimpse into our disaster-filled future

Last weekend, Ellicott City's quaint Main Street, with red, white, and blue decorations draped from storefronts, became a churning brown river.  While several factors resulted in this Maryland town's second "1,000-year storm" occurring in just
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Exxon sued for stoking drought, floods, and wildfires

Coastal cities like New York and San Francisco have already started legal battles with oil giants for knowingly fueling climate change. Now, landlocked communities in Colorado have filed their own suit against the oil companies Exxon Mobil and
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Where to get those adorable cable bites that are flooding your Twitter feed

Every now and again, something pops up on the 'net that's just too cute to resist.  This time, it's a little animal companion that lives on your iPhone's charging cable and like, everyone wants one.  Japanese retailer Dreams is the

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