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Nintendo shares soar on unexpected Pokemon Go success

The game allows players to drop a lure, which attracts Pokemon; the creatures will, in turn, attract more players. Nintendo has officially released only in the United States, New Zealand and Australia. Of course, forming friendships through video games is nothing new. Security researcher Adam Reeve, who pointed out the vulnerability in a blog post , said the game developer Niantic (a spinoff of Google, interestingly enough) had "no need" for full access.

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Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay McKesson Arrested During Protest

The problems echo what New Mexico State Police said they saw eleven years ago. Noted activist DeRay Mckesson was arrested while live streaming some of the protest, according to BuzzFeed News . The local public radio station, WWNO, said on Twitter that one of their reporters was also arrested, and that they had little information on why. Police later went back inside their headquarters and traffic reopened.

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Dozens rally in Boise for Black Lives Matter march

She added that the protesters didn't need Instagram pictures, but people who would stick by the mission. "If that's what we can stop in this country, then the protests will stop", Brown said. There have since been hundreds of demonstrations against Sterling's and Castile's deaths in USA cities - while most have been peaceful, at least 309 people have been arrested in clashes between police and protesters.

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Box Office Roundup: Spielberg's The BFG Bombs Big

While many might expect that gross to be decent, considering the movie cost close to $200 million to make, that's a failure in all terms when we discuss Hollywood. The weekend newcomers took spots 2 through 4, while the Top 5 was rounded out by a weak sophomore performance from " Independence Day: Resurgence ". Most critics turned up their noses, but audiences gave the film an A-minus in CinemaScore exit polls, suggesting positive word-of-mouth.

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Trading is coming soon to Pokemon GO

Downloading from a third-party site is an "extremely risky practice and can easily lead users to installing malicious apps on their own mobile devices", Proofpoint said . The police have also released a statement to warn Pokémon Go players of the potential hazards: "Seeing a Pikachu on the sidewalk in front of you is a fan's digital dream come true".

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United Nations chief: Slap sanctions on South Sudan

He added President Kiir had expressed his commitment to the implementation of the August 2015 peace deal signed by him and Machar to end more than two years of civil war. Heavy fighting erupted again in South Sudan's capital Juba on Monday despite global calls for calm after deadly gun battles sent thousands of people fleeing for safety and threatened the young nation's shaky peace.