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Even The Wall Street Journal has no patience for Trump's Twitter meltdown

Trump is on the path to losing a winnable race", the members of the conservative editorial board wrote, condemning Trump's "lack of a field organization and digital turnout strategy" and his belief that the incendiary campaign rhetoric that enthralled GOP primary voters will work with the general electorate.

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Southern Alberta "dark sky designation" and meteor shower

The video, was captured on August 10, just ahead of the Perseids' expected peak this year. The last Perseid outburst, in which more meteors than usual appear, occurred in 2009. Perseids are shooting stars or space debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet. These specific meteors travel at a speed of 132,000 miles per hour and are called Perseids due to the way in which they appear to streak away from the Perseus Constellation.

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SpaceX launches JCSAT-16 satellite, then lands Falcon 9 rocket at sea

The rocket will launch from the north end of Cape Canaveral, at Launch Complex 40 on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. With a minimal number of separation events and nine first-stage Merlin engines, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is designed so that even if two of the engines shut down, the rocket can still operate.

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No Man's Sky stumbles onto PC, patches incoming

We certainly feel like we've learned a lot playing No Man's Sky this week, so here are seven things we've learned while trying to reach the centre of the galaxy. Currently, gamers are finding out a mechanism to simplify the use of mouse scroll wheels since it can not be configured to scroll through menus or through text.

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Manuel Becomes 1st African American Woman to Win Swim Gold

Joint winners United States' Simone Manuel, left, and Canada's Penny Oleksiak celebrate with their gold medals after the women's 100-meter freestyle during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. NBC did the same after Michael Phelps and Lilly King won gold medals . "She's a trailblazer for the sport of aquatics, not just for African Americans, but just aquatics, period".

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Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly

In the case of arthrogryposis, the babies have restricted movement in some of their joints and sometimes the joints are stuck in a single position. Symptoms generally fade after a week, although the Zika virus remains in the bloodstream and can be sexually transmitted, possibly for a few months after it is acquired.