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Google launches game-streaming platform

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:37
Much like movies and music, the traditional video-game industry has been shifting from physical hardware and games to digital downloads and streaming. Photo: AP Google has unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.
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Pope rejects cardinal's resignation

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:22
Cardinal Philippe Barbarin is appealing against his convictions. Photo: AP Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as archbishop of Lyon after he was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police, the Vatican says.
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Arrest in 21 minutes as suspect 'on way to another attack'

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:17
mike_bush_rnz.jpg Police Commissioner Mike Bush. Photo: RNZ Police Commissioner Mike Bush says police knew where the suspect from the Christchurch mosque attacks was going after the shootings and intervened.
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Dairy prices up as supply set to ease

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:05
Whole milk powder climbed 4% to US$3,317 a tonne in the latest auction. Photo: ODT files Dairy product prices rose at the Global Dairy Trade auction, increasing for the eighth consecutive time, as dry weather conditions are weighing on supply.
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Huge floods leave hundreds dead in southern Africa

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:45
A family dig for their son who got buried in mud when the cyclone struck Chimanimani in Zimbabwe. Photo: AP Aid workers rushed to rescue victims clinging to trees and crammed on rooftops against rapidly rising waters after a cyclone unleashed devastating floods in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
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Kiwis lose jobs for watching, sharing mosque shooting video

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:36
People have been fired for watching the livestream of the Christchurch mosque shooting at their workplace.
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Make up your mind, EU tells UK

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:20
Prime Minister Theresa May. The deadlock leaves Britain's plan to exit the EU- still scheduled to take place on March 29 - in limbo. Photo: Reuters Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan has been derailed in Parliament. Now she is at the mercy of an exasperated European Union.
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Mosque shooting-accused told landlord he would quit Dunedin flat in March

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:02
somerville_160319_2.jpg The property in Somerville St. Photo: ODT The Christchurch terror suspect told the landlord of the Dunedin flat he rented he would be leaving the flat in mid-March and did not need to renew the lease.
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'Egg Boy' released without charge

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:56
The Australian teen dubbed "Egg Boy" has been interviewed and released by police without charge, pending further investigations.
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Not time to talk name change: Crusaders coach

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:46
Scott Robertson. Photo: Getty Images Crusaders coach Scott Robertson says it's not the moment to talk about a possible team name change in the immediate aftermath of the Christchurch mosque shootings.
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Our gun laws and how they work

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:38
An AR-15 style rifle on display at a hunting and shooting trade fair in Germany. Photo: Getty Friday's terror attack is said to have involved a modified AR-15 style rifle.
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Trout to sign biggest deal in history: report

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:18
Mike Trout. Photo: Getty Images Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are close to finalising a $US432 million 12-year contract.
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McCartney taking break to sort injury

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:03
eliza_mccartney_6.jpg Eliza McCartney. Photo: Getty Images Eliza McCartney is taking a break from pole vaulting to get a nagging hamstring injury right.
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Royals pay respects to shooting victims

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:50
Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, with NZ"s High Commissioner to London Sir Jerry Mateparae. Photo: Reuters Britain's Prince Harry and wife Meghan have paid their respects to the victims of last week's mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, in which 50 people were killed.
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One dead in crash north of Dunedin

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:56
One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on State Highway 1 near Palmerston, northeast of Dunedin, early today.
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Islamophobic incidents in city

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:39
Business owner Hasan Abdel Rahman says some Dunedin Muslims remain afraid to leave their homes after the Christchurch terror attack but many are feeling relatively safe following a reassuring talk from police. Photo: Peter McIntosh Islamophobic incidents in Dunedin dating from before the Christchurch terror attacks on Friday have come to light.
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Bus hub opens today

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:38
Photo: Stephen Jaquiery Workers take a break from preparing the new Dunedin bus hub site for today's opening. The Otago Regional Council project will be officially opened at an event at Community House at 11.30am.
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Car ban bad for business, retailers say

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:37
Brian Kreft Banning cars from central Wanaka streets was bad for business.
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Confidence knocked but will resurface

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:36
Pine Hill former refugees Nisrine (36), Kasem (14) and Mohammad (5) Zarzar in their garden after the Christchurch mosque attacks with a picture of dead relatives including children Lamar, Samei, Basal and father Mohammad. Photo: Christine O'Connor On Monday, Nisrine Zarzar ventured off her Pine Hill property for the first time since the Christchurch mosque attacks.
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Boutique hotel tops heritage awards

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 04:35
A 5-star boutique hotel has won the top award at the Dunedin Heritage Awards.
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