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Brexit: What did we learn from Theresa May's Florence speech?

Prime Minister Theresa May has used a speech in Florence to set out the UK’s position on how to move Brexit talks forward. With further negotiations planned next week, what did her speech tell us about the sort of Brexit deal we might end up with? Reality Check correspondent Chris Morris has been scanning the speech. Future of the EU What’s the significance? It’s worth noting that a lot of Brexit supporters in the UK jumped on Jean-Claude Juncker’s State of the European Union speech last week – in which ...

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Eclipse Science: What They’ve Taught Us, What We Hope to Learn

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Solar eclipses happen because of a fantastic cosmic coincidence. From our vantage point here on Earth, the Sun is about 400 times larger in diameter than the Moon. But the Moon is also about 400 times closer than the Sun. Because of this, the Sun and the Moon appear to be about the same size in our sky. This is what makes a total solar eclipse possible. As a result, we on Earth’s surface get ...

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Witten: Elliott can learn from my experience

3:31 AM ET LOS ANGELES — A day after the Dallas Cowboys learned that they could be without Ezekiel Elliott for the first six games of the season, they expressed support for their teammate, but the perspective from Jason Witten comes from a different place. As a child, Witten’s family was affected by domestic violence, and his foundation serves women and families that have been touched by it. “Look, there’s no place for a man to put his hand on a woman, and most of you guys know that it’s ...

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ET deals: Save big on the ultimate learn to code course bundle

Whether you want to strike out on your own on the app store or start a career in software engineering, you’re going to need to learn to code. Today, SkillWise is offering up ten beefy courses that will help you navigate the fundamentals of modern programming. • Ultimate learn to code course bundle for $ 49 (List price: $ 1186) With your purchase, you’ll get the following ten courses: • The professional Ruby on Rails developer with Rails 5 (a $ 200 value)• Javascript specialist designation (a $ 199 value)• ...

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Murdoch must wait extra month to learn fate of Fox-Sky deal

Bill O’Reilly forced out at Fox News Rupert Murdoch will have to wait an additional month to learn the fate of his planned takeover of British pay TV provider Sky. U.K. culture secretary Karen Bradley said Friday that she will give regulators extra time to review the contentious deal because of snap national elections scheduled for early June. The decision from media regulator Ofcom, which had been due by May 16, must now be wrapped up before June 20. The £18.5 billion deal struck by Murdoch in December would give ...

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John Wick 2 Cast Learn “Gun-Fu” In New Video

The acclaimed thriller John Wick delivered some of the most exciting action scenes for some time, and the upcoming John Wick: Chapter 2 looks no different. A new video reveals the training that the cast took to deliver what is termed “gun-fu”. Check it out below: A couple of new clips from the movie have also been released over the past week. One showed Wick returning to a familiar location, while in another he gets fitted for some new threads. A batch of images were also released, and check out ...

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ET deals: Save hundreds with the learn to code 2017 bundle

If you’re interested in learning how to program, you won’t want to miss this awesome package on StackSocial. Simply pay more than the average price for the bundle, and you’ll get ten online courses that are designed to make just about any of us into competent coders. • Beat the average price, and save big on the learn to code 2017 bundle With the whole bundle, you’ll get the following courses: Learn How To Code: Google’s Go Programming Language ($ 249 value), The Complete Python Course: Beginner to Advanced ($ ...

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Four box office lessons Hollywood can learn from 2016

Can Disney make a ‘Star Wars’ prequel fans will like? Hollywood’s 2016 had some rocky moments, and some unexpected bombs, but box office totals for the year kept pace with the record-breaking heights they hit in 2015. As another year of original hits, sequels, prequels and reboots comes to a close, what can Hollywood learn from the 2016 box office? Audiences will see sequels and prequels… if they’re good Hollywood’s over-reliance on sequels proved disastrous at times, with flops like “Alice Through the Looking Glass” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: ...

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What we learned, and didn't learn, in Week 2

8:39 AM ET Week 1 is a liar. The first week of the NFL season assured us, beyond the shadow of a doubt, that the Rams were an irretrievable trash fire, the Cardinals were in trouble, Jameis Winston was an MVP front-runner, and the Cowboys couldn’t score with Dak Prescott at quarterback. Seattle can’t score, the Giants are awesome, the old Kirk Cousins is back, the Texans are world-beaters, the Raiders can’t stop anything … are we overreacting? The Patriots, who have rolled without their two best players, look like ...

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Turing Learning breakthrough: Computers can now learn from pure observation

An exciting new study from the University of Sheffield and published in the journal Swarm Intelligence has demonstrated (free pre-print version) a method of allowing computers to make sense of complex patterns all on their own, an ability that could open the door to some of the most advanced and speculative applications of artificial intelligence. Using an all-new technique called Turing Learning, the team managed to get an artificial intelligence to watch movements within a swarm of simple robots and figure out the rules that govern their behavior. It was ...

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