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Michigan Governor Takes 'Full Responsibility' to Fix Flint Water Crisis

But Weaver said Obama told her that the state also needs to do their part. In addition, Democrats also cast doubts on Snyder's promise to release his emails relating to the Flint water crisis. Mr. Snyder, facing the biggest crisis of his tenure, cited repeated missteps by members of his administration, including misunderstanding regulations and failing to identify the presence of lead in Flint's drinking water.

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New Microsoft Mimicker Alarm App Requires You to Make Faces

By using Microsoft's Project Oxford machine learning APIs, Microsoft Garage was able to build a system that recognizes emotion and speech, and simulates computer vision. The difference is that it makes sure you stay up, by forcing you to play one of three games to prove your alertness. Certainly, mornings do arrive to the best of us where waking up and getting active is a challenge.

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Astronaut Tim Peake becomes Britain's first spacewalking astronaut

EST The spacewalk has been terminated due to a small amount of water that leaked inside NASA astronaut Tim Kopra's helmet. Nevertheless, the incident echoed a scary episode in 2013 when Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano almost drowned inside his spacesuit.

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Spider-Man Moves Up The Release Calendar; Jumanji Moves Down

It looks as if "Spider-Man" will be swinging into theaters slightly earlier than we thought. Jumanji, for those old enough to remember, was this children's book about a magical board game by Chris Van Allsburg, where survival in the jungle is hardly just a game.

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Apple iOS 9.2.1 now available

Additionally, it fixes an MDM server issue for enterprise users (multiple device management). In iOS 9.1, Apple has patched two security flaws used by Pangu, then the hackers were no longer able to jailbreak any of the new versions. While the majority of Apple users who are not keen on meddling with beta software are patiently waiting for iOS 9.3 to officially roll out, we are constantly getting new hints of some features that might or might not make it with that release.

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3 in Florida test positive for Zika virus

Nirav Shah said both women recently traveled to Central America , where a simple mosquito bite can transmit the Zika virus. There is no vaccine to prevent either zika or chikungunya, though Brazil has dedicated funds to speeding up research to develop a zika vaccine.