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Trump's first budget: Trillions in cuts

Sessions: The border wall will be funded President Trump’s first full budget proposal lands on lawmakers’ desks Tuesday morning. It calls on Congress to spend $ 4.1 trillion next year, a little more than what is being spent this year. But it would greatly reallocate where many federal funds go — beefing up spending in some areas, while slashing itin others over the next ten years. Trump is proposing to spend more on defense, border security and infrastructure. And he wants to create a first-ever federal paid family leave program. ...

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Dubai Set to Deploy its First Robotic Cop

Every police officer you’ve ever encountered has been a living, breathing human, but that might change if you take a trip to Dubai in the future. The oil-rich city is set to deploy its first robotic cop on May 24th. This may only be the first step, though. Dubai’s police chief has made it clear he would like to see robots make up 25 percent of the total police force by 2030. It’s not just warehouse workers and truck drivers who have to worry about automation anymore. Those of us ...

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Trump in Saudi Arabia: First foreign trip starts as home troubles mount

Media playback is unsupported on your device Multi-billion dollar deals between the US and Saudi Arabia will be signed on Saturday as US President Donald Trump’s first foreign trip begins in Riyadh. Mr Trump and his wife Melania were greeted in the Saudi capital by King Salman on Saturday morning local time. The eight-day trip will also take in Israel, the Palestinian territories, Brussels, the Vatican, and Sicily. The visit comes as Mr Trump faces uproar at home following his sacking of FBI director James Comey. He has strongly criticised ...

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Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia on first foreign tour

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first foreign trip since becoming president. His eight-day trip will also take in Israel, the Palestinian territories, Brussels, the Vatican, and Sicily. It comes as Mr Trump faces uproar at home following his sacking of FBI director James Comey. He has strongly criticised the decision to appoint a special counsel to oversee an inquiry into alleged Russian influence on the US election. The trip takes in the capitals of the three major ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Pro Evo 2018 Release Date, First Details Revealed

While Konami has not yet officially announced it, the first details and a release date for Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 have been revealed. A product page on Xbox.com (via TrueAchievements) shows a release date of September 14, along with a number of new features for the latest entry in the soccer series. Among the new features are things like “strategic dribbling” and new set pieces that “take the unrivalled gameplay to the next level.” The game’s presentation is also reportedly getting an overhaul with new menus and “real player images.” ...

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Beth Mowins on being the first woman in 30 years to call the NFL

These women dream of working for the NFL The only woman ever to call network play-by-play in the NFL was Gayle Sierens. She worked one game, a forgotten regional telecast at the end of the 1987 season. That will change this fall, when Beth Mowins heads into the booth to call a “Monday Night Football” game on ESPN. She told CNNMoney that it’s the realization of a longtime dream. “I know Gayle Sierens. She’s a friend of mine,” Mowins said. “I remember watching that game and reading about that when ...

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2018 Honda Odyssey First Drive Review: Tech Makes It the Ultimate People Hauler

The 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan may be the long-distance cruiser of choice for larger groups, rather than an SUV. Honda has crafted a vehicle capable of quiet, comfortable travel for six to eight. A raft of entertainment technology helps the passengers pass time, while a nearly state-of-the-art set of driver assists lightens the load. In a game of leapfrog among the just-launched 2018 Odyssey, the year-old Chrysler Pacifica, and the aging but refreshed Toyota Sienna, the race favors Honda. Chrysler has a lot going for it, including hide-away second row ...

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New Xbox One Wireless Headset Is The First That Doesn't Need A Dongle

If you’ve used a wireless headset with an Xbox One before, you know that they all require some sort of external receiver or connector. However, the newest licensed headset coming for the console is changing that trend: it gets rid of anything extra and connects directly to the Xbox. Announced by LucidSound and reported by Eurogamer, the LS35X headset is the first to offer “direct connect” to Xbox One and to Project Scorpio, meaning that it communicates with the consoles in the same way as a controller. It uses the ...

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