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Philippine Leader Says He Won’t Visit US, Adds ‘It’s Lousy’

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will never visit the United States while he is in office, and adds that he has “seen America and it’s lousy.” Duterte delivered his latest verbal attack on the United States after he was asked in a news conference Friday to react to an American lawmaker’s threat to lead a protest if Duterte accepts President Donald Trump’s invitation to visit the White House. Duterte asked, “What makes that guy think I’m going to America?” He added: “There will never be a time during my…

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What Is Frontier Airlines? Budget Carrier Adds 21 New Destinations

Frontier Airlines is a low-cost carrier based in Denver, Colorado, and its biggest hub is at Denver International Airport. But the airline, which was started in 1994, announced Tuesday that they will expand to 21 new destinations and add 85 new routes. The move comes as the company prepares for its initial public offering, according to the Denver Post Tuesday. Frontier will offer the second largest number of destinations from the Denver airport. The airline competes with United Airlines and Southwest Airlines, both of whom run large hubs in Denver….

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HTC U11 adds Amazon Alexa support, turning it into a venerable portable Echo

HTC triples up on its artificial intelligence offering. The HTC U11 launched in June with Google Assistant as its primary artificial intelligence service, though the promise was that at a later date we’d receive Amazon Alexa as a secondary choice. Now the time has come — with a new software update and an app install, you can use your U11 almost identically to the way you’d use an Amazon Echo sitting on your kitchen counter. Alexa can live right alongside Google Assistant on your U11. The first interesting thing about…

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Trump adds nuance to pro-Israel approach ahead of Netanyahu visit

Top Stories WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – During his election campaign, Donald Trump signaled his presidency would be a boon for Israel and tough on Palestinians. The U.S. Embassy would move to Jerusalem, he would name an ambassador who backs Israeli settlements on land Palestinians seek for a state and there would be no pressure for peace talks. Trump adds nuance to pro-Israel approach ahead of Netanyahu visit

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