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Cyber attack eases, hacking group threatens to sell code

The U.N.'s most powerful body says that North Korea is "greatly increasing tension in the region and beyond" and that it is vitally important the country immediately show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". New South Korean President Moon Jae-in met Matt Pottinger, overseeing Asian affairs at the U.S. National Security Council, on Tuesday and afterwards South Korea's presidential Blue House announced that Moon would meet Trump in Washington next month.

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China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

When asked why Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong did not attend the Belt and Road Forum, which was attended by 29 heads of state and government, including many from South-east Asia, Mr Wong said the invitation was decided by the Chinese.

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Intel prepares its new beast: the new Core i9 with 12 cores

According to WCCF Tech , the Intel Skylake X Core i9-7920X processor is a juggernaut featuring a total of 12 cores and 24 threads. These new cores have far less L3 cache than any current Intel HEDT chip - Intel's 10-core 6950X, for example, has 25MB of L3.

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Par panel likely to review clearance for GM mustard's commercial cultivation

Kavitha Kuruganti of the Alliance for Sustainable & Holistic Agriculture (ASHA) said, "The GEAC has proven yet again that it is unscientific and uncaring with regard to citizens' health and environment". However, claiming to have quantified certain facts, the activists also claimed that even 25 per cent cultivation of GM mustard would impact the livelihood of millions of farmers by reducing 4.25 crore employment days.

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New Luxurious Overwatch Art Books Leaked On Amazon

There are standard and limited editions of The Art of Overwatch on Amazon, which will go for $50 and $100, respectively. There's also a $100 Limited Edition , "packaged in a lovely clamshell box with magnetic closure and includes an acetate slipcover featuring the game's most popular hero, Tracer, as well as two portfolios containing a total of three prints chosen by the Overwatch team".

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Pope says he'll seek common ground with Trump, won't preach

When asked about what he expects from his meeting with Trump, given that they have very different views on immigration and climate change, the pontiff replied that he doesn't want to prejudge the president before he has met with him. Pope Francis has urged countries to welcome immigrants and refugees, while Trump has taken a hardline stance on both issues. Pope Francis said that he had spoken to Collins, and that she had some justification for her frustration.