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Pretty Woman director Garry Marshall dies

Garry, who also created Mork & Mindy starring Robin Williams and directed hit films including Pretty Woman, The Princess Diaries and Valentine's Day, died of complications from pneumonia after a stroke . Over the years, Marshall proved to be a master at the romantic comedy with films like "Frankie and Johnny", " Pretty Woman " and "Runaway Bride". Paul Feig : "RIP Garry Marshall ".

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Asteroid that Formed Moon's Imbrium Basin May Have Been Protoplanet-sized

Schultz and Crawford detailed their findings online today (July 20) in the journal Nature . And there could have been many other protoplanetary impacts like it. The grooves created by those chunks enabled Prof Schultz to estimate the size of the asteroid . These rocks will continue to travel at high speeds, scouring the impact crater's surface in a non-radial fashion.

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Apple Watch Is Pretty Much A Dud, Shipments Plunge

IDC notes that the number is due in part to the fact that the Q2 2015 was when the first Apple Watch launched, no doubt a significant driver in its huge numbers. Earlier this year IDC forecast that sales of wearables would reach 110 million units in 2016, with smartwatches accounting for about 28.3 million of those units.

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VW First-Half Profit Rises Amid Recovery From Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen said cost cutting and rising European vehicle sales helped it to beat first-half underlying profit forecasts, though it set aside another €2.2 billion euros ($2.4 billion) to cover costs related to its "dieselgate" emissions scandal.

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58000 arrested, fired or suspended since Turkey coup

For a third consecutive night, Mr Erdogan's supporters celebrated the defeat of the coup, with crowds waving national flags again converging on Istanbul's Taksim Square. "Uncertainty about Turkey's direction comes on top of a host of crises Mr. Obama's successor was already set to inherit in the Middle East and North Africa", Lee underscored.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Waterproof Issues Fixed

Although nothing is official and confirmed by Samsung, there have been a number of leaks over the past few months which showcase the expected design, specs, and features. It was also leaked back in May that the Gear S3, along with other Samsung wearables which will be launched in the near future, will feature Samsung's home-grown Tizen OS instead of Android Wear.