• Timberwolves trumped Cavaliers twice, and LeBron isn't happy
Timberwolves trumped Cavaliers twice, and LeBron isn't happy

Their transactions - signing Jose Calderon and Jeff Green and re-signing Kyle Korver - clearly pale significantly in comparison to the approach James had expected. It's a small sign of a potentially big problem. If James' reported frustrations prove true, this summer could make James' decision about his future before the season begins.

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  • Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata closes in on Chelsea move
Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata closes in on Chelsea move

Badly in need of a front man due to manager Antonio Conte's desire to replace last season's top scorer, the English champions' hands have been forced by the lack of available top-class options and the failure to sign Romelu Lukaku . And it seems Premier League champions Chelsea are close to securing a deal for the Real Madrid striker. Since re...

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  • New bill replacing Affordable Care Act may be a long way off
New bill replacing Affordable Care Act may be a long way off

Late Monday night, Senators Moran of Kansas and Mike Lee of Utah announced that they too would not vote for the bill . "Here is the bottom line; Mitch McConnell indicates that he is going to push to a vote on a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act".

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  • QUALCOMM Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:QCOM)
QUALCOMM Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:QCOM)

It has underperformed by 9.02% the S&P500. WealthTrust Axiom LLC raised its stake in shares of QUALCOMM by 0.3% in the first quarter. QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) closed its previous trading session at $56.45 with the loss of -0.63%.

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  • Donald Trump habla del fracaso en el Senado para revertir el Obamacare
Donald Trump habla del fracaso en el Senado para revertir el Obamacare

La incapacidad de los senadores republicanos para encontrar un consenso alrededor de esta cuestión supone el mayor fracaso legislativo del presidente en los casi seis meses que lleva al frente de la Casa Blanca, ya que tumbar el sistema sanitario de Obama fue una de sus grandes promesas de campaña.

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  • Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Conversation
Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Conversation

Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group think tank, first reported that Trump and Putin had the previously undisclosed conversation. The White House announced Tuesday night that President Trump intends to nominate former Gov. The New York Times said the meeting raises new questions about Trump-Putin relationship. Kushner is also a fi...

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  • Abe government concerned by Seoul's offer to talk with Pyongyang
Abe government concerned by Seoul's offer to talk with Pyongyang

An official from the South Korean government defended Moon's position on reopening talks with North Korea, saying, "We will not be able to know what North Korea has been thinking unless we meet face-to-face and talk". "As I understand it, that is a big reason why defectors shun publicity if they make it to the South, or even return to the North". ...

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  • Trump Describes Reports on Secret Putin Meeting as
Trump Describes Reports on Secret Putin Meeting as "Sick"

No formal readout of the encounter was distributed by the White House , where officials said the only account of the meeting in Hamburg came from Trump himself. The second conversation was first reported by Ian Bremmer of the Eurasia Group during an interview with Charlie Rose on Bloomberg. "A conversation over dessert should not be characte...

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  • Israel, Visegrad Four call for renewal of EU-Israel ties
Israel, Visegrad Four call for renewal of EU-Israel ties

It's actually insane", he added, urging the leaders present to help push Europe to expedite the EU Association Agreement with Israel that has been held up because of current Israeli policies. Netanyahu said: "I was in China". "Once again we reiterate our acknowledgement towards Israel for what it does for the security of Europe, in the future we ...

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  • ZCZC Airlines lift flying ban on TDP MP after compromise
ZCZC Airlines lift flying ban on TDP MP after compromise

The Telugu Desam Party lawmaker from Anantapur was caught on camera damaging a printer and pushing a senior official from Indigo airlines, after he arrived late for his flight, and was denied a boarding pass. Reddy, in his petition, argued that imposing a ban on him without conducting an inquiry, was "unlawful and contrary to the rights accorded by...

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  • 'Sick' Fake News Media Slams Trump, Putin Conversation at G20 Dinner
'Sick' Fake News Media Slams Trump, Putin Conversation at G20 Dinner

The White House announced Tuesday night that President Trump intends to nominate former Gov. Jon Huntsman of Utah to be US ambassador to Russian Federation. Mr Balber said Mr Kaveladze attended the meeting to help translate, but did not have to because Ms Veselnitskaya brought her own translator. BYU political science professor Scott Cooper...

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  • See Full Details Of Paris Club Payment To States
See Full Details Of Paris Club Payment To States

It would be recalled that the Osun state government through a statement yesterday, July 18, 2017 , confirmed payment of second tranche of Paris Refund to the state and promised judicious distribution of the fund. Abia got N5.71bn, Adamawa, N6.11bn; Anambra, N6.12bn; Bauchi, N6.87bn; Benue, N6.85bn; Cross River, N6.07bn; Ebonyi, N4.51bn; Edo N6.0...

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  • Schumer urges bipartisan cooperation to fix Obamacare
Schumer urges bipartisan cooperation to fix Obamacare

McConnell lacked the votes to push ahead on his plan as three Republican senators - Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME - opposed it. Ryan said, "We'd like to see the Senate move on something ..." - The Senate must go to a 51 vote majority instead of current 60 votes. 8 Dems control Senate.

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  • Paul Nicholls rescued after three days trapped at bottom of Thai waterfall
Paul Nicholls rescued after three days trapped at bottom of Thai waterfall

In an exclusive interview with The Sun , 38-year-old Nicholls said that he had a phone with him at the time, but because of the height he fell from it was "unretrievable". "I've got a broken leg and I'm missing a kneecap". Things went from bad to worse then he was forced to transfer to a different clinic nearly immediately, after doctors on the ...

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"Tragic accident" during sailing lesson kills boy, 12

As the boat headed back to the dock, it accelerated and turned, hitting a wave, police said. An instructor in a zodiac rescued the boy from the water. James Scimone said. An instructor was also admitted to the hospital and treated for shock. The boy was one of three students who were participating in sailing lessons, said Suffolk County Polic...

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  • China testing India's military element of special relationship with Bhutan
China testing India's military element of special relationship with Bhutan

In a likely warning to New Delhi, the Western Theatre Command, which oversees the restive regions of Xinjiang and Tibet, and handles border issues with India, has transported tonnes of war gear in northern Tibet. Although China and Bhutan have been negotiating the precise border for decades without serious incident, the tiny Himalayan kingdom turne...

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  • Korean bishops' head backs South Korean leader's peace goal with North
Korean bishops' head backs South Korean leader's peace goal with North

The goal of that meeting would be to discuss restarting reunions for families separated by the Korean War. North Korea says the South abducted the 12 waitresses and the restaurant manager and has demanded their return, but the South has said the group made a decision to defect of its own free will.

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  • Oguwmike, Griner, Stewart Headline WNBA All-Star Reserves
Oguwmike, Griner, Stewart Headline WNBA All-Star Reserves

Here's a look at which WNBA players will be featured on both the Eastern and #Western Conference teams. Charles, Parker, and Delle Donne were all named starters, while Diggins-Smith and Ogwumike can find their way onto the team as reserves.

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  • Outrage as BBC Forced to Reveal Salaries of Highest Paid 'Stars'
Outrage as BBC Forced to Reveal Salaries of Highest Paid 'Stars'

Claudia Winkleman is the highest-paid woman on over £450,000, while Chris Evans tops the men's list with over £2,000,000. A new BBC pay report has revealed that radio and TV star Chris Evans earns nearly nine times as much as the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales.

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  • America hates Hillary - and digs Trump
America hates Hillary - and digs Trump

Bloomberg runs a fascinating graphic with its story, showing how Mrs. Clinton dropped in the polls after each of her scandals: Benghazi, when four Americans, including the US ambassador, were killed in Libya on September 11, 2012; her use of a secret email server being revealed in a New York Times story; and even when she became the Democrat...

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  • Man City ahead of Chelsea in the race to sign Madrid star
Man City ahead of Chelsea in the race to sign Madrid star

Conte recently wrapped-up the signing of midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco while defender Antonio Rudiger and goalkeeper Willy Caballero have also secured moves to Stamford Bridge. The Blues are looking for a striker to replace Diego Costa, who was dumped via Whatsapp at the end of last season. However, after Juve handed the 26-year-old an ...

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  • Despite Health Care Debacle, McConnell Defends the GOP's Six-month Report Card
Despite Health Care Debacle, McConnell Defends the GOP's Six-month Report Card

We will now try a different way". It was a short-lived plan. Senators Susan Collins of Maine, Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, all Republicans , immediately declared they could not vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act without a replacement - enough to doom the effort before it could get any moment...

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  • European Union could force United Kingdom to change anti-terror laws after Brexit
European Union could force United Kingdom to change anti-terror laws after Brexit

Condon, a member of the committee, called for a transitional arrangement to maintain relationships with relevant agencies across the EU. "Adequacy decisions can only be taken in respect of third countries, and there are therefore legal impediments to having such decisions in place at the moment of exit", the Committee said.

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  • Collins: 'I Will Vote No' on ACA Repeal Without Replacement
Collins: 'I Will Vote No' on ACA Repeal Without Replacement

Then, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell-who previously had been in a rush to get the bill to a vote before the July 4 recess-said senators could vote for a repeal of major pieces of Obamacare without a replacement, but only if they voted to begin debate on the repeal and replace bill, Politico reported .

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  • Nelson Mandela International Day 2017: Life and Achievements
Nelson Mandela International Day 2017: Life and Achievements

One of the most important lessons we can learn from Nelson Mandela is that to make progress, we must look forward, however hard that may be. Mandela received more than 260 awards in 40 years. Each of us can make a difference in promoting peace, human rights, sustainable development, and lives of dignity for all. At first, the call was for peopl...

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  • Matthews wins Tour de France stage 16
Matthews wins Tour de France stage 16

Race leader Froome and his main challengers - Fabio Aru , Romain Bardet and Rigoberto Uran - did make the split and finished in the leading bunch behind stage- victor Michael Matthews, from Australia. "I think if we all went into the time trial with the time gaps we have now, Rigoberto would be the most risky", Froome said of the Cannondale-Drap...

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  • California town evacuated as wildfire spreads
California town evacuated as wildfire spreads

Cal Fire officials said the fire was spreading at a moderate pace, about 1 mile per hour. Fire officials say a wildfire burning in central California that is threatening 300 hundred structures and power lines that supply electricity to Yosemite National Park.

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  • White House: Trump, Putin Held Second 'Brief Conversation' At G-20
White House: Trump, Putin Held Second 'Brief Conversation' At G-20

The first meeting between Trump and Putin was scheduled to be 30 minutes long, but it lasted for around two hours. "The insinuation that the White House had tried to "hide" a second meeting is false, malicious and absurd", the statement said.

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  • South Korea proposes rare military talks with North
South Korea proposes rare military talks with North

North Korea , which usually communicates via state-run media, has not publicly responded to either proposal . As a part of this strategy, a proposal for talks has been put up. The broadcasts resumed in response to North Korea's nuclear test in January past year and box-mine attacks along the DMZ that maimed two South Korean soldiers.

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  • North Koreans publicly executed for watching South Korean media
North Koreans publicly executed for watching South Korean media

Police sources who probed Lim's home and financial accounts in Seoul told the South's JoongAng Ilbo daily there was little sign of her trying to wrap up her life in the country and move elsewhere. "If it was a "voluntary abduction", one would normally take care of her assets and property, but [Lim] left them behind", conservative South Korean pol...

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  • Trump Had Meeting With Putin White House Didn't Disclose
Trump Had Meeting With Putin White House Didn't Disclose

The evening after Mr. Trump's two meetings with Mr. Putin - the first lasting 135 minutes and the later, hourlong dinner conversation - the American president returned to Washington . One senior European official whose head of government was there played down the attention the Trump-Putin chat garnered, saying that it was not unusual for leade...

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  • Huckabee Sanders: Democrats Responsible for Health Reform Failure
Huckabee Sanders: Democrats Responsible for Health Reform Failure

Messaging bills , Republicans have learned, are much easier to pass. NPR's Alison Kodjak is here to tell us. SUSAN DAVIS, BYLINE: Hey, Audie. DAVIS: You know, there are put up or shut up moments in life, Audie, and this is one for the United States Senate and Republicans in the Senate.

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  • Here's The Vibrant & Colourful Trailer Of Bareilly Ki Barfi
Here's The Vibrant & Colourful Trailer Of Bareilly Ki Barfi

Ayushmann seems to be mad for Kriti and he tries to apply the famous UP tricks to impress the girl. Directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and written by Dangal director Nitesh Tiwari , the trailer looks awesome, refreshing and quirky. He said, "We (Rajkummar and Ayushmann) improvised a lot". She takes you inside the world that she's created for her ch...

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  • Watching Shah Rukh Khan Taste Dal Baati in Rajasthan Is Pure Delight
Watching Shah Rukh Khan Taste Dal Baati in Rajasthan Is Pure Delight

Could SRK become the new global face of anti-smoking campaigns? Shah Rukh Khan is known as the chocolate hero of Bollywood, with a huge fan following who has been enjoying his romantic flicks since more than two decades. SRK On How His Film Is Shaping Up. He said the team is happy with the way the film is shaping up, which would require a ...

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  • Tamil Nadu MLAs get 100% salary hike, pension increased to Rs 20000
Tamil Nadu MLAs get 100% salary hike, pension increased to Rs 20000

Singh said that the protesters were counselled at the police station and were told that holding a protest in any area with the exception of Jantar Mantar was prohibited. "We demand at least decent prices for our produce". Chief Minister E Palaniswami made the announcement in the state Assembly on Wednesday. Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agrawal sou...

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