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LAST_UPDATESun, 19 Feb 2017 9pm

E-Cigarettes Are Not ‘Cool’, EU’s Top Health Official Says

Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, said he opposed e-cigarettes being advertised as another ‘cool’ thing to attract young smokers, reminding they must also carry a health warning.

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Robot Makes Money Off Trump's Tweets And Donates It To The ASPCA

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One tech firm wants to capitalize on President Trump's Twitter trolling -- and save puppies in the process.

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On-Line Cheating Cases Rose Last Year - Madius

KUALA LUMPUR: CyberSecurity Malaysia (Cybersecurity) recorded a total of 3,921 cases involving on-line fraud last year compared with 3,257 cases in 2015.

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Elon Musk Joins Court Fight Against Trump Travel Ban

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Elon Musk has signed on to fight President Trump's travel ban.

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A Man Given 18 Months To Live Is Now Cancer-Free, Thanks To A New Drug

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Three years after first being diagnosed with lung cancer, Bob Berry from Manchester, UK, is now cancer-free, all thanks to his participation in a clinical trial for a mysterious new drug. The drug does not have a name, but it is reportedly used in combination with immunotherapy to help the body fight off the cancer itself.

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Elon Musk Has Released Photos Of His Underground Tunnels

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has been moving quickly on the development of what he calls “The Boring Company.” In January of last year, he presented a proposal at the Hyperloop Pod Competition for a company that would lighten traffic through the use of underground tunnels. One year later, Musk mentioned that construction of a tunnel could begin in Los Angeles by the end of February.

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Check Out Honda's New Superbike Models

2017 begins with a good note for Boon Siew Honda after updating two models of its 650cc segment in Malaysia through the introduction of Honda CBR650F and CB650F with a new look – looking more aggressive and attractive.

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Film Site IMDB To Shut Down Message Boards

Film information site IMDB has announced that it is shutting down its message boards.

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Technology Firms To Urge Trump To Alter U.S. Travel Ban

Pic: ReutersSEVERAL technology companies plan to send a letter to U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urging his administration to follow through on proposed changes to a travel ban on seven mainly Muslim nations, sources familiar with the letter said Sunday.

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Recently Proposed Legislation is Set to Push Species to the Brink of Extinction

The black rhinoceros is a critically endangered species. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.

Last week, a bill was introduced in the House of Representatives that could push many species over the line from endangered to extinct. The bill would eliminate accountability for government agencies to respond to petitions and enforce a focus on the economic repercussions of listing a species as “threatened.” The bill would allow government agencies to, basically, ignore the status of a species, no matter how at-risk they may be. They will no longer have any timeline or “due date” for acting to save a species.

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