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Yamaha’s motorbike-riding robot wants to be world champion

Share This article Yamaha’s new humanoid robot, Motobot, just learned to ride a motorbike and already it’s talking trash. At the recent Tokyo Motor Show where Motobot was unveiled, it announced that the reason it was created was to simply ...

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10 of the most gag-worthy Halloween candies on the market

Charles Sykes/ASSOCIATED PRESS With Halloween quickly approaching, some candies on the market are sure to induce a healthy dose of squeamishness among consumers. Halloween is just around the corner and costume-clad kids can’t wait to commemorate the creepy occasion. The ...

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Batman: Arkham Knight returns to the PC, Warner Bros. offers free stuff as an apology

Share This article When Batman: Arkham Knight launched back in June, the PC version was an absolute train wreck. The frame rate was capped at 30fps, it lacked graphical effects present in the console versions, and the backlash eventually caused ...

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5 bizarre but very real conditions you've never heard of

Manuel faba/iStock photo Some hapless patients are burdened by rare and, at times, bizarre illnesses. Not everyone is paying a visit to their doctor for a case of the common cold. Some unlucky patients are diagnosed with diseases so scarce ...

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Greg Monroe, agent explain why he chose Bucks over Knicks

Aaron Gash/AP Greg Monroe choose Bucks over Knicks during offseason. MILWAUKEE — When the clock started on free agency over the summer, the first sitdown for Greg Monroe was with Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher. They were a match made ...

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Khloe Kardashian takes to Twitter to defend mag interview

Michael Buckner Though Khloe Kardashian (l.) and Lamar Odom filed a petition to dismiss their 2013 divorce filing last week, Kardashian told People magazine that she wasn’t sure about a romantic reconciliation with the former hoops star. Khloe Kardashian wants ...

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Carrie Underwood to play Times Square on New Year’s Eve

RB/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images Carrie Underwood will fill Times Square with her country tunes on New Year’s Eve. Get ready to ring in the New Year with Carrie Underwood. ABC announced Wednesday that the country star will perform a number of her ...

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Mexican authorities seize 11 planes in search for El Chapo

HANDOUT/REUTERS Authorities said Joaquin (El Chapo) Guzman was wounded when he escaped from prison. MEXICO CITY — Mexican prosecutors say they have carried out search warrants in three states and seized 11 small planes in the search for escaped drug ...

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Russian ships may be preparing to attack the global internet

Share This article US government sources have revealed to the New York Times growing concerns that Russian naval vessels may be threatening the global internet infrastructure. Russian ships have been seen tracing out the routes of the trans-oceanic cables that ...

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Halo 5: Guardians sacrifices graphical fidelity for 60fps gameplay

Share This article Halo 5: Guardians has arrived, and it seems to deliver well on the promise of a current generation Halo game. Mobility has been improved, the game plays faster than previous entries, and the reviews are mostly positive. ...

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