• Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana
Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

The child was taken to the Department of Forensic Science in Mobile where an autopsy will be performed. A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by the storm . But the heaviest downpours are expected in East Texas, Alabama and the Florida Panhandle. Right now that rain is not posing any danger of flood...

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  • Islamic State Destroys Mosul Mosque Where Caliphate Declared
Islamic State Destroys Mosul Mosque Where Caliphate Declared

This video was shared by an Iraqi journalist and shows Iraqi forces mere meters from the mosque before a large explosion took it and its minaret down. "The battle for the liberation of Mosul is not yet complete, and we remain focused on supporting the Iraqi Security Forces with that objective in mind", said Martin.

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  • Apple Wants Music Labels To Settle For Less Money
Apple Wants Music Labels To Settle For Less Money

While a reduced share of revenue seems like a bad deal for music publishers, industry sources speaking with Bloomberg believe that a deal for lower rates will be reached. A new report from Bloomberg today says that Apple is looking to revise its deals with the record industry. All the streaming services have to pay for the privilege of using ...

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  • Trump's visit to the United Kingdom appears to be called off
Trump's visit to the United Kingdom appears to be called off

Signaling the importance of Brexit negotiations with the European Union , set to continue until the spring of 2019, the speech set out the government's program for two years, rather than one. Addressing Brexit , Mr Dodds earlier said attempts to "undermine or subvert" the democratic vote in June 2016 would be "catastrophic". The government'...

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  • NASA's Mars telescope spied Curiosity rover on planet's rocky surface
NASA's Mars telescope spied Curiosity rover on planet's rocky surface

The deliberate contrasts are meant to show differences in Mars' surface materials, which makes the rover look bluer than it actually is. Earlier this month on June 5, researchers commanded NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) to image the auto sized Curiosity rover from Mars orbit using the spacecrafts onboard High Resolution Imaging Science...

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  • Apple's Cook tells MIT graduates: temper technology with humanity
Apple's Cook tells MIT graduates: temper technology with humanity

In his commencement address Friday, Cook told MIT graduates and their families that technology without basic human values is worthless. "Technology is capable of doing great things, but it doesn't want to do great things - it doesn't want anything", the Apple Inc .

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  • U.S. handling Warmbier's death as 'humanitarian matter': Kang
U.S. handling Warmbier's death as 'humanitarian matter': Kang

The president went so far as to say he would not take stronger steps on China over trade disputes in part because of Xi's willingness to help on North Korea . They were joined by Japanese and Korean F-15s performing two separate bilateral missions, the official said. While the U.S. conducts bomber flights in the region on a routine basis, Tuesda...

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  • US, China agree to restrain business with North Korea
US, China agree to restrain business with North Korea

On Tuesday , Trump posted a tweet suggesting Chinese President Xi Jinping's efforts were ineffective, a message he reiterated before supporters in Iowa. But other analysts said that however horrific the case might be, the Trump administration was unlikely to let it upset the momentum toward dialogue it has built.

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  • China to meet as 'activity detected' at North Korea nuclear test site
China to meet as 'activity detected' at North Korea nuclear test site

The president says if Otto Warmbier had been returned home to the us earlier, "I think the result would have been a lot different". It says his death prompted them to stop bringing US citizens to North Korea because it is too risky.

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  • China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on NKorea
China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on NKorea

U.S. officials said the first and main item on the agenda would be persuading China to lean on Kim Jong-Un's North Korea regime, in order to halt its provocative missile and nuclear plans. From Capitol Hill to the White House, the pressure is mounting for a tough USA response. The organizers of a trip to North Korea by an American college stu...

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  • Trump decries 'brutal' North Korea as student dies
Trump decries 'brutal' North Korea as student dies

Trump's administration is considering a ban on Americans visiting North Korea . "Our deepest sympathies are with Otto Warmbier and those who loved him", the e-mail read. "We want to see three other Americans who were unjustly detained brought home as soon as possible", Nauert said. Maria Cantwell, called for licensing of humanitarian groups ...

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  • Confederations Cup: Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia
Confederations Cup: Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia

Portugal beat Russian Federation 1-0 earlier in the day - and Mexico now only need a draw against Russian Federation in Kazan on Saturday to be sure of reaching the semi-finals. Only a superb one-handed reflex save from Akinfeev, who made his 100th worldwide appearance, stopped Andre Silva's bullet header just after the break.

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  • Google celebrates filmmaker Oskar Fischinger's birthday with an interactive visual-music doodle
Google celebrates filmmaker Oskar Fischinger's birthday with an interactive visual-music doodle

This German-American abstract animator, filmmaker, and painter, notable for creating abstract musical animation many decades before the appearance of computer graphics and music videos. The company decided that they should decorate the logo to mark cultural moments and it soon became clear that users really enjoyed the change to the Google homepage...

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  • Javier Hernandez not in Mexico starting XI vs. New Zealand
Javier Hernandez not in Mexico starting XI vs. New Zealand

This historic event was made possible by the Confederations Cup's sponsor McDonald's, showing that football is open to disabled children and lets them get involved in global competitions. Along the back four, it could be Luis Reyes at left-back, Oswaldo Alanis and Nestor Araujo as the center-backs and either Carlos Salcedo, Miguel Layun or even J...

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  • Kepler Capital Markets Trims Tesco PLC (TSCO) Target Price to GBX 189
Kepler Capital Markets Trims Tesco PLC (TSCO) Target Price to GBX 189

Jefferies maintained Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) rating on Thursday, July 7. Liberum Capital has "Buy" rating and GBX 430 target. Compass Point maintained the shares of RF in report on Tuesday, January 19 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, November 10 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has "Hold" rating by Peel Hunt given on Wed...

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  • Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy
Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

The move comes as the global corporation's chief executive Travis Kalanick announced an indefinite leave of absence . But adding a tipping option to Uber was something that Kalanick and others fundamentally opposed . The TLC's action to require tipping was a response to the Independent Drivers Guild, a group representing Uber dr...

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  • Imagination Technologies put up for sale in wake of Apple Inc dispute
Imagination Technologies put up for sale in wake of Apple Inc dispute

Apple accounts for half Imagination's revenues, and its shares slumped 70% on the day of the news. Imagination said it "has received interest from a number of parties for a potential acquisition of the whole group". News of the group sale helped Imagination shares rally 19% on opening. In May, Imagination announced it had begun a sale process...

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  • No autopsy for US student detained by North Korea
No autopsy for US student detained by North Korea

Fred Warmbier, the student's father, has said he disbelieves this account. The death of Mr Warmbier, who came home in a coma after being imprisoned for stealing a propaganda poster, has ratcheted up tensions in the region. With pressure mounting for a tough US response, the Trump administration is reportedly weighing up the option of signing an...

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  • Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure
Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

Adam Lashinsky, an executive editor at Fortune who's also authored a book on Uber , joined us to talk about whether Uber has what it takes to turn itself around, and where Kalanick fits into the future of the company. In March, following the start of the Holder investigation, Uber director Arianna Huffington said on a call with reporters the b...

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  • Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea
Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea "have not worked out"

Trump has praised Xi for trying to contain North Korea, which counts on China for 90 percent of its trade, but the effort has delivered few results. Mr Trump had previously said he would be happy to meet Kim Jong-un, however that is looking less like his spokesman Sean Spicer said. The death last week of American student Warmbier, who fell i...

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  • Vegas Golden Knights GM talks with Maple Leafs counterpart before roster deadline
Vegas Golden Knights GM talks with Maple Leafs counterpart before roster deadline

And now the 25-year-old defenseman is an ex-Devil, selected by the fledgling Vegas Golden Knights in the expansion draft . Ryan is now a student at the University of North Carolina. "I want to make sure I thank David and Kristen, wish them the best in his new opportunity", Wilson said. They also have the New York Islanders' pick at No.

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  • No autopsy for United States student detained by N. Korea
No autopsy for United States student detained by N. Korea

Bush administration. The University of Virginia student was accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner while visiting with a tour group and was convicted of subversion. "I wish there was a way to know that you're in the good old days before you've actually left them", he said, repeating the words of character Andy Bernard .

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  • Trump says China has failed over North Korea
Trump says China has failed over North Korea

He finished by calling for Congress to wake up to the nature of North Korea's government. Mr Tillerson's remarks came after he and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis met with the Chinese visitors at the State Department , where Mr Mattis said he saw scope for an improved defense relationship.

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  • USA coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea
USA coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea

It rarely produced significant results. China sent its top diplomat, State Councilor Yang Jiechi , and Gen. Fang Fenghui , chief of the Chinese military's Joint Staff Department. Several hundred turned out at the McIntire Amphitheater Tuesday night to mourn the loss of Otto Warmbier , the University of Virginia student who died Monday .

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  • Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia at Confederations Cup
Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia at Confederations Cup

Ronaldo reportedly wants to leave Real after being accused by Spanish prosecutors of defrauding the authorities of 14.7 million euros ($16.5m) in tax through offshore companies. Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologised for losing his temper during the match. But despite his first goal for the national team, he has expressed his disappoint...

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  • Aston Villa owner Tony Xia tight-lipped over interest in John Terry
Aston Villa owner Tony Xia tight-lipped over interest in John Terry

Telegraph Sport understands Terry has over ten "realistic" offers from clubs around the world but Villa have taken a significant step forward in the last 24 hours. Johnstone's temporary move to Villa in January came about after he'd been used as Jose Mourinho's third choice goalkeeper in the first half of the season.

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  • Nintendo Switch Update Makes It Easier to Find Lost Joy-Con Controllers
Nintendo Switch Update Makes It Easier to Find Lost Joy-Con Controllers

We've announced a nice lineup through this year, and next year we have some big games coming with Metroid Prime 4 . "2018 will be around Metroid, Kirby, Yoshi , and a new Pokémon game has been announced", he continued, leading many to believe Nintendo's new game would release in the same year.

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  • Otto Warmbier's death investigated — APNewsBreak
Otto Warmbier's death investigated — APNewsBreak

The 22-year-old University of Virginia undergraduate was on a study overseas travel tour in January 2016 when he was arrested for trying to steal a propaganda banner from his hotel in the capital of Pyongyang. 2 Jan 2016 - He is arrested at Pyongyang International Airport as he tries to leave the country. Now the tour company that arranged his tr...

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  • Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1
Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

It was before the groups for Confederations Cup had been announced, and Mexico was even criticized for scheduling a pushover opponent like New Zealand . All Whites Chris Wood up against Russia's Denis Glushakov . "I apologize, my words were wrong", Osorio said through a translator of the incident captured on the official broadcast feed.

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  • Uber debuting new tipping feature
Uber debuting new tipping feature

Uber has announced it will make various changes to how its drivers get paid, including adding an option for riders to tip their driver . By the end of July , riders across the US will be able to give their drivers gratuities within the app, a concession that follows a awful last few months for Uber in the news.

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  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell
Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell

Ronaldo is now facing four charges against the Spanish public treasury dated between 2011 and 2014, including a case of tax fraud worth Dollars 65.5 million. In 2009, Perez - then in his second spell at the club - signed Ronaldo for Real for a then world-record fee of £80m. Italian daily Gazzetta dello Sport on Sunday threw Bayern Munich into...

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  • Confederations Cup: Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia
Confederations Cup: Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia

The coach added that his team had always been ready to do all required of them, praising the players for their doggedness. Polina Haeredinova was accompanied by the reigning Best FIFA Men's Player ahead of Portugal's FIFA Confederations Cup match against hosts Russian Federation.

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  • Mexico come from behind to break New Zealand hearts [GALLERY & HIGHLIGHTS]
Mexico come from behind to break New Zealand hearts [GALLERY & HIGHLIGHTS]

South American champions Chile and Africa Cup of Nations holders Cameroon opened the Group B fixtures at Spartak Stadium in the first 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup game held in Moscow . We are going to be positive. Let's take a look at both games. The homophobic abuse was heard during Mexico's opening game against Portugal in Kazan on Sunda...

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  • Obama Responds To Otto Warmbier's Death
Obama Responds To Otto Warmbier's Death

Warmbier's parents - Fred and Cindy - said that they had not been informed about their son's state and they had learned of this only one week ago before his release. South Korea's Blue House on Tuesday cited Moon separately as saying: 'It is very deplorable that North Korea does not respect human rights'. Asked whether the president believes W...

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  • Osorio insists Mexico can overcome New Zealand spirit
Osorio insists Mexico can overcome New Zealand spirit

Hosts Russia are third in the group while New Zealand remain bottom and are out of the tournament . The controversy may subside for the time being, as Mexico prepare to face a New Zealand side ranked 95 in the world before an expectedly sparse crowd in Sochi.

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