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Stock Futures Lower Again as North Korea Tensions Intensify

Gold rose as much as 1.2 percent to a near two-month high, while the Swiss franc was on track to post its biggest single day rise in about two-and-a-half years. Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 17 points, or 0.29 percent, on volume of 36,232 contracts. Subsequently, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, is down by 5.5 basis points at 2.228%.

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Memorial fund set up in slain Clinton police officer's name

A second man, William Noble, 35, of Clinton, was charged Thursday with felony tampering with evidence after prosecutors alleged he supplied the weapon used to kill Michael. As the officers were getting ready to leave, one of them asked Noble if he knew where the gun was. He then told them that he had been out Sunday night, but when he came home about 2 a.m.

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IPhone 8 Home & "Function Area" Revealed

The iPhone 7 , while a lovely smartphone, left many Apple users unimpressed. With the iPhone 8 set to have an all-screen front, this means that a small section at the bottom may not be useable for apps, web browsing and other functionality.

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Microsoft Surface is Dead Last for Reliability

On the same front, Apple also led other tech companies in the same Consumer Reports survey, posting a two-year breakage rate among survey respondents of only 10 percent. Microsoft also pointed out that the Surface Pro, for example, received high performance and versatility marks in Consumer Reports' laptop lab evaluations.

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Valve Announces Artifact - DOTA 2 Card Game

What does it play like? The game will see players utilising lanes, building bases and battling creeps. Dota is no longer just a MOBA . Hero abilities can be used, like Bounty Hunter being able to track an enemy Hero to pick up additional gold.

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USA yields slide as North Korea tensions stir safe-haven bid

The S&P 500 .SPX lost 5.99 points, or 0.24 percent, to close at 2,474.92 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 13.31 points, or 0.21 percent, to 6,370.46. Energy stocks fell along with crude prices as investors kept an eye on the latest company earnings and geopolitical news. "We are encouraged by our first-quarter performance, although we continue to believe that fiscal 2018 will be a transition year for our company, as we focus on laying the foundation for the future by executing on ...