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Harris supplying tactical radios to Navy, Marines

Oct. 16 (UPI) — Harris Corporation has received a five-year U.S. Navy single-award contract to supply tactical radios to the Navy and Marine Corps. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract single-award contract, which includes ancillary devices, carries a ceiling value of $765 million. “This award stems from our successful long-standing track record of …

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France minister Schiappa plans anti-street harassment law

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Gender equality minister Marlene Schiappa wants a national discussion about what behaviour constitutes sexual harassment France’s gender equality minister has set out plans for a new law cracking down on sexual violence and harassment. Marlène Schiappa’s proposals include on-the-spot fines for catcalling and lecherous …

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DxO One camera for Android on the way, new accessories debut

The best compact camera smartphone attachment you can buy is getting an Android version, and a heap of updates for the existing iPhone model that make it even better (and it’s already excellent). The DxO One, DxO’s first camera hardware, gets a free software update this morning that adds Facebook …

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30 dead as wildfires sweep across Portugal and Spain

At least 39 people have died in wildfires raging through parched farmlands and forests in Portugal and Spain. Authorities said they were still battling 60 blazes in Portugal and another 50 in Spain. Portugal’s government has asked for international help, as it still tries to recover from its deadliest fire on record in …

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