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Tour de France 2017: Froome takes control as Porte, Thomas crash out

Tour de France 2017: Froome takes control as Porte, Thomas crash out

After just 10km on the 181.5km stage featuring three large climbs, a breakaway group of 38 riders established an initial lead, featuring riders from every team except for Team Sky, a lead which was so...

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Florida man diving for golf balls badly bitten by alligator

Florida man diving for golf balls badly bitten by alligator

Medics airlifted Lahodik to Lee Memorial's trauma center to treat the extensive injuries to his shoulder and left arm. "[He said], 'Hey, I have to go jump in this lake". At this time, police have said...

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Aaron Judge breaks Joe DiMaggio's franchise record for rookie home runs

Aaron Judge breaks Joe DiMaggio's franchise record for rookie home runs

Aaron Judge belted his major league-leading 30th home run on Friday to surpass New York Yankees icon Joe DiMaggio's club record for homers hit by a rookie. "It's really incredible what he's done ...

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Can US defend against North Korea missiles? Not everyone agrees

Can US defend against North Korea missiles? Not everyone agrees

The long-anticipated Putin-Trump meeting will be closely watched to see whether Trump brings up Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on ...

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Large Hadron Collider: CERN Scientists Discover New Particle With 'Twice The Charm'

Large Hadron Collider: CERN Scientists Discover New Particle With 'Twice The Charm'

Giovanni Passaleva, new Spokesperson of the LHCb collaboration said: "Finding a new heavy-quark baryon is of great interest as it will provide a unique tool to further probe quantum chromodynamics...

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Jim Acosta Calls Trump

Jim Acosta Calls Trump "Fake News" Regarding 17 Intelligence Agencies and Russian Federation

Also, as far as the president's claims that others could have been involved in the meddling besides Russian Federation, the ex-DNI said, "That's news to me". Right? Let's check it. Where does this thr...

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Bengal: BJP legislators stopped from visiting riot-hit Basirhat, detained

Bengal: BJP legislators stopped from visiting riot-hit Basirhat, detained

The police told the delegation comprising Meenakshi Lekhi, Om Mathur and Satyapal Singh , "If you go further, there could be problem". Ganguly, Chatterjee and Bhattacharya among others were arrested ...

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China urges calm after U.S. threatens to use force against N.Korea

China urges calm after U.S. threatens to use force against N.Korea

Tuesday's launch marked a milestone in Pyongyang's decades-long drive to threaten the USA mainland with a nuclear strike, posing a thorny policy challenge for Mr Trump, who is at loggerheads with B...

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First footage from Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC suggests sequel setting

First footage from Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC suggests sequel setting

So the other rumour, that the DLC would be set in the past, doesn't seem like it could be true. In it, we see Zelda walking towards a cave on a snow-covered mountain and, later, being surrounded by Ge...

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Dish Network May Be Courting Amazon

Dish Network May Be Courting Amazon

Dish has attempted to partner with networks before without success, but the company is now in talks with Amazon to build a new network. Now, we have a rather surprising potential partner: Amazon. Wit...

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Dubai Airports 'working' to meet new U.S. security directives

Dubai Airports 'working' to meet new U.S. security directives

Abu Dhabi International Airport expects to handle 25 million passengers in 2017, slightly up from 24.5 million past year, Al Khoori said, with slowing traffic growth due to the "regional situation". ...

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Police, Protesters Clash in Germany Ahead of G-20 Summit

Police, Protesters Clash in Germany Ahead of G-20 Summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addressed the participants in the summit with an opening speech . Police said demonstrators had blocked several intersections and so-called transfer corridors - ...

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Jawbone to Be Liquidated as Rahman Moves to Health Startup

Jawbone to Be Liquidated as Rahman Moves to Health Startup

Jawbone CEO Hosain Rahman has started a new company, the Jawbone Health Hub and if reports are correct, this new company will service existing Jawbone devices. We had an idea this might happen when a ...

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Sensex, Nifty end flat after choppy trade; RIL hits 9-year high

Sensex, Nifty end flat after choppy trade; RIL hits 9-year high

The 50-share Nifty , after reclaiming the 9,700-mark to scale a high of 9,700.70, ended 36.95 points up, or 0.38 per cent, at 9,674.55, just shying away from its record closing of 9,675.10, recorded ...

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Vivo launches X9s and X9s Plus with dual Selfie Cameras

Vivo launches X9s and X9s Plus with dual Selfie Cameras

The X9s Plus will debut on sale starting from July 8 while the registrations for the X9s will debut on July 14 and the same will go on sale starting from July 20. However, the dual front-facing ca...

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Matt Damon's Potatoes Would Have Died Anyway

Matt Damon's Potatoes Would Have Died Anyway

One way to turn a perchlorate into an oxidant is to expose it to UV light, and since Mars has a much thinner atmosphere than Earth, there's plenty of this kind of radiation on its surface. All of th...

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Destiny 2 open beta begins on July 18th

Destiny 2 open beta begins on July 18th

The new Countdown mode for the Crucible is also included in the open beta. Character subclasses include the Dawnblade Warlock, Arcstrider Hunter and Sentinel Titan. Check out the Open Beta in the ne...

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Watch live as Blizzard uncovers the new 'Hearthstone' expansion tonight

Watch live as Blizzard uncovers the new 'Hearthstone' expansion tonight

First off, cards can now have a new keyword: lifesteal. This paladin minion has charge, which means it can attack the same turn it's played, and also has lifesteal. Rumor has it the Lich King seeks ch...

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One of the world's biggest ice sheets may soon split from Antarctica

Comparison of speeds between Sentinel-1 image mosaics in early and late June 2017. But in recent years, the ice shelf has experienced a rapid rift growth widening to more than 1,000 feet. According ...

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Qualcomm demands United States iPhone imports be blocked

Qualcomm demands United States iPhone imports be blocked

Qualcomm's patents are key to the manufacturing of any competitive flagship smartphone, but Apple contends that Qualcomm's licensing rates are exorbitant and not "fair" - something that would be in vi...

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