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'I realised the car was coming towards me'

London attack survivor Owen Lambert says he wants people to “unify through love” instead of hate. The 18-year-old student, who was photographed with a head wound shortly after the attack, told the BBC what happened to him on Westminster Bridge. Mr Lambert, from Morecambe, Lancashire, was one of four students from Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, who were hurt in the attack. Thirteen students were on a visit to the Houses of Parliament when the incident happened. Let’s block ads! (Why?) BBC News – Home

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Microsoft may let you trade-in your current Xbox One towards upcoming Scorpio console

When Microsoft announced both Scorpio and the upcoming Xbox One S, there was plenty of concern that the company might have harmed sales of its current Xbox One family (including the S) by announcing the much more powerful Scorpio console too early. While Scorpio isn’t expected until Christmas 2017, it’s also expected to be an extremely powerful console — possibly more powerful than Sony’s own PS4 Neo. Microsoft, it seems, is aware of this problem and has a solution already in mind to counteract it. The general manager of Xbox ...

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Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel towns

An unexploded cluster bomblet is seen along a street after airstrikes by pro-Syrian government forces in the rebel held al-Ghariyah al-Gharbiyah town, in Deraa province, Syria February 11, 2016. Reuters/Alaa Al-Faqir Syrian government forces were poised to advance into the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa province and allied Russian jets kept up air strikes on rebel-held towns north of Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Saturday. An advance into Raqqa would re-establish a Syrian government foothold in the province for the first time since 2014 and may ...

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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' barreling towards 'Avatar's' record

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Having vanquished “Titanic” and “Jurassic World,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has set its sights on “Avatar.” The space opera sequel is moving up the all-time domestic box office charts at a record clip and now is poised to overtake those pointy eared blue aliens as the top grossing film in history.”Avatar” earned $ 760.5 million during its stateside run and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has generated $ 740.4 million domestically after picking up $ 88.3 million over New Year’s weekend. It should take the ...

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