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Kuwait continues oil spill examinations

Aug. 16 (UPI) — Kuwait’s government said Iran has verified there were no reports of oil spilled from its tanker or pipelines following reports of Persian Gulf sheen. Kuwait reported an oil spill of its southern coast during the weekend. Reports of sheen and oil-stained beaches were near where Kuwait …

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Cisco's Q4 marred by losses despite revenue beat

Cisco reported in-line fourth quarter financial results Wednesday despite significant segment losses and a weak revenue outlook for the current quarter. The networking giant delivered a net income of $2.4 billion, or 48 cents per share. Non-GAAP earnings were 61 cents per share on revenue of $12.1 billion, down 4 …

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Tom Cruise injury halts Mission: Impossible 6 filming

Image copyright Reuters The film studio behind the Mission: Impossible series has confirmed that production of its latest instalment has been halted after actor Tom Cruise broke his ankle during a stunt. But Paramount Pictures insisted that Mission: Impossible 6 remained on schedule to open in July next year. Cruise …

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ESPN’s Apple TV app now lets you watch four games at once

ESPN today rolled out a new version of its Apple TV app that introduces the ability to watch four live simultaneous streams which can be displayed on the screen at the same time. The feature takes advantage of Apple TV’s multicasting support – something that a few other apps have …

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U.S. plans sale from Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Aug. 16 (UPI) — The U.S. Department of Energy said it plans to sell some of the oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, the world’s largest emergency supply of oil. The department’s Office of Fossil Energy said the sale from the federally-owned stockpile was scheduled for late August. The office …

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