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Steny Hoyer of Southern Maryland, the House Democratic Whip. Trump's first defense budget request assumes that budget caps now in law would be repealed. The first Trump budget will not reflect a balanced budget nor a significant reduction in the federal deficit, Mulvaney said. Trump's budget would defund the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which funds PBS and NPR, and received $445m from taxpayers in fiscal year 2016.
  • Trade with Latin America on the table for Pacific Alliance talks

    Trade with Latin America on the table for Pacific Alliance talks

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    Some U.S. government officials may have hopes of their own for this meeting, according to Akira Amari, former Japanese cabinet member. "First of all, it should be made clear that the meeting in Chile is a high-level worldwide meeting on economic integration in the Asia-Pacific region, including the members of the TPP and other regional powers".
  • Spiders devour up to 800 million tonnes of prey every year

    Spiders devour up to 800 million tonnes of prey every year

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    Due to their secretive lifestyle - many spiders are nocturnal or live well camouflaged in vegetation - it was previously hard to demonstrate their ecological role, but zoologists at the University of Basel and Lund University (Sweden) have now used calculations to conclude that spiders indeed have an enormous ecological impact as natural enemies of insects.
  • Android 7.1.2 To Release On April 3

    Android 7.1.2 To Release On April 3

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    The news will be welcomed by Android users as Google will reportedly push out the Android 7.1.2 nougat update to select Pixel and Nexus devices first. So if you haven't bought a Google Pixel and still want one, now's the time to do it. While this, by no means, is a confirmation that Google would actually release the stable version of Android 7.1.2 on the mentioned date, but it makes sense for the search giant to do so.
  • Zara owner Inditex profits up on worldwide drive

    Zara owner Inditex profits up on worldwide drive

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    Inditex, one of the world's largest fashion retailers, said in a statement that its bottom-line profit rose by 10 percent to 3.16 billion euros ($3.4 billion) past year. However, Zara continued to be responsible for a big chunk of sales, which have remained strong in the first weeks of its current financial year. Inditex's business model is centred around making clothes based on feedback from customers and quick delivery.
  • SpaceX beats ULA for Global Positioning System satellite launch

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    The Air Force weather team has predicted a 90 per cent chance of supportable weather during the two-and-a-half hour launch window on Thursday. Work will be performed in the U.S. aerospace companies Lockheed Martin Corp. and Boeing Co., the U.S. Air Force said on Tuesday. The first launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from the site took place last month.
  • Is Daylight Saving Time really needed? If so, why not year-round?

    Is Daylight Saving Time really needed? If so, why not year-round?

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    The jobs where you're MOST likely to get enough sleep include air traffic controllers. church workers. teachers. and farmers. This means that evenings will be lighter by one hour. If you're like most Americans who just lost an hour off your life when you awoke this morning due to having to reset your clock to "spring ahead" today , you're probably wondering why we-and much of Western civilization-still honor that thing known as Daylight Savings Time .
  • Lloyds to 'offshore' 2000 jobs in IBM data centre outsourcing deal

    Lloyds to 'offshore' 2000 jobs in IBM data centre outsourcing deal

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    The latest Lloyds Banking Group West Midlands PMI posted 57.0 in February, down from 60.1 in January but still the highest of all the United Kingdom regions covered in the report. According to the latest Lloyds Bank Regional Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) survey, business activity growth also outpacing the country as a whole for the third month running during February.
  • March Blizzard Forces MTA to Shut Down Above-Ground Subway Service

    March Blizzard Forces MTA to Shut Down Above-Ground Subway Service

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    Cuomo said non-essential state workers in all counties except Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis, Franklin, Clinton and Essex do not have to report to work on Tuesday. Service on MTA bus, Long Island Rail Road, and Metro-North Railroad will be affected, too. No major state highways will be closed as of now, but Cuomo said that very well could change.
  • Nissan recalls Versa sedan; slammed door can trigger airbag 03/13/17

    Nissan recalls Versa sedan; slammed door can trigger airbag 03/13/17

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    When they do go out, owners will be able to take their vehicles to Nissan dealers, who will replace the Versa's side impact satellite sensors and install a new jumper harness at no charge. Nissan has launched a recall for over 54,000 vehicles due to an airbag issue, following an investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
  • "Sfida accettata", che significa? Ecco perché Facebook ne è invaso

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    Nel concreto , per partecipare a " sfida accettata " si deve cambiare a propria immagine profilo sostituendola con un selfie, da soli o con amici, in bianco e nero e mettendo nella didascalia la dicitura " Sfida accettata ". Ma di cosa si tratta? Il testo originale che si sono visti recapitare gli utenti in quel periodo e che anticipava la catena era in lingua inglese, tradotto suonerebbe così: "Dato che hai messo " Mi piace alla mia foto ", ora devi postarne una in bianco e nero , ...