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Trump launches term stirring controversy over popular support
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Samsung Electronics says battery defects caused Note 7 fires
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Monday said battery defects caused its premium Galaxy Note 7 phones to catch fire, not the device's software or hardware. The announcement comes more than three months after the world's top smartphone maker scrapped the short-lived competitor of Apple Inc's iPhones, costing $5.3 billion in operating profit and damaging its reputation. (Reporting by Hyunjoo Jin; Editing by STephen Coates)