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Andy Murray Promises to Donate Queen's Prize Money to Grenfell Tower Victims

Andy Murray suffered one of the most embarrassing defeats of his career, as the world number one slumped to a stunning Queen's Club first-round exit against Australia's Jordan Thompson on Tuesday . Thompson, 23, made it through as a lucky loser, but there was nothing fortunate about his win over five-times Queen's victor Murray, who was blighted by a severe lack of consistency at the London warm-up event. Read More

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SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

Liftoff is targeted for 5:55PM EST (10:55PM BST) followed by the post-launch news conference at 7:30PM EST. However, inclement weather prompted a 48-hour scrub. Live launch coverage of the SpaceX Nasa resupply CRS-11 mission launch will begin on Nasa Television , the SpaceX website and SpaceX's hosted webcast on YouTube at 5:15PM EST (10:15PM BST). Read More

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Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

They were in a similar situation a year ago to the Steph Curry-led Warriors . Only former Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson had eight prior finals triple doubles. Probably, but it wasn't blatant enough for the officials to blow that play dead. But make no mistake, beyond winning titles is a level of greatness the Warriors aspire to reach, a place among the all-time best . Read More

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Destroyed Planet or Alien Megastructure: Why Is This Mysterious 'Star' Flickering?

Destroyed Planet or Alien Megastructure: Why Is This Mysterious 'Star' Flickering?

Efforts to explain the weird behavior of Tabby's Star range from the fanciful to the ho-hum - from the effect of swirling cometary fragments to a massive megastructure built by aliens . Humans do not yet have the capability of building such structures. Are there civilizations in the universe's faraway corners that have built megastructures around their stars to harness energy? An artists depiction of a theoretical Dyson sphere . Read More

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Xiaomi Redmi 4 Sale at 12 Noon

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Sale at 12 Noon

It sports an all-metal body and a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. So here's what Redmi 4 has to offer - what's your favourite feature? The phone price starts from Rs 6,999 to Rs 10,999. These include App Lock (password and fingerprint locks for apps), Second Space (allowing multi-account profiles), and Dual Apps (allowing users to utilise two different WhatsApp accounts simultaneously). Read More

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Funny Star Wars Day Tweets from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Funny Star Wars Day Tweets from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The Royals, knowing full well of the day's importance, tweeted that they will be giving away a "Star Wars" specific bobblehead featuring catcher Drew Butera on September 10. There are even some discounts on Star Wars items in the Play Store itself, such as Return of the Jedi being $14.99 rather than $19.99. Government officials from various parts of the world, including Australia, Russia, Canada and the United Kingdom, also shared messages under the tagline May the Fourth be with you. Read More

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More from Build: Microsoft unveils cross-device vision for Windows 10

The upshot is that the company built upon the personal computer may have finally crossed the chasm into today's multi-device world. " Microsoft essentially has fully embraced the usage model of moving between phone, tablet, PC, Mac, game console and in the future AR and VR headsets, regardless of the operating system", said Patrick Moorhead, president and principal analyst with Moor Insights & Strategy. Read More

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New Zealand rule out Rugby League World Cup captain after cocaine case

New Zealand rule out Rugby League World Cup captain after cocaine case

The dropping of both men will be a huge blow for New Zealand's World Cup campaign, however it's understood the severe move will serve as a cultural warning to every other player in contention for the tournament. "I'm pretty gutted", Kidwell said. New Zealand faces Samoa, Scotland and Tonga in pool play at the World Cup . "The rest of the night is a bit of a blur as I obviously had too much to drink before the incident", Proctor said. Read More

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OnePlus 5 teased by company's CEO

Still, we do expect the OnePlus 5 to offer noticeably better battery life than the OnePlus 3T , thanks to the more efficient hardware inside and perhaps better software optimization as well. Elsewhere, Kumamoto Technology took to the Chinese social network Weibo to say that the OnePlus 4 (or OnePlus 5, as it might be called) will have 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, just like the OnePlus 3T, and that it will have a 3,600mAh battery. Read More

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Trump administration pulls down State Department page promoting Mar-a-Lago

Trump administration pulls down State Department page promoting Mar-a-Lago

Trump regularly works out of the house he maintains at Mar-a-Lago and uses the club to host foreign dignitaries. Trump broke precedent by not divesting from his business interests when he became president. In 1985, Trump bought the property for a mere $5 million and turned it into a private club in 1995. Richard Painter, a former ethics lawyer for Republican President George W. Read More

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Moto E4 with 2GB RAM, Android Nougat shows up on Geekbench

Moto E4 with 2GB RAM, Android Nougat shows up on Geekbench

We're expecting the Moto E4 to sport a 5-inch display, with either HD or FWVGA resolution. Though the Moto Z devices have better performing cameras, the Moto X 2017 sure has a lot of other features to impress industry experts. It is worth noting that there is no way to verify these photos and there is no official word about the upcoming device, so we suggest you take this report with a grain of salt. Read More

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First Tropical Depression of Season Forms Far from Land

First Tropical Depression of Season Forms Far from Land

The storm is expected to dissipate on Friday. Hurricane season doesn't officially begin until June 1st. In fact, early forecasts suggest the 2017 season will be just below average in terms of the number of storms expected. Early named storms tell us nothing about the rest of the season. Tropical Storm Arlene formed this afternoon from what was sub tropical depression #1, yesterday. Read More

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Nigeria's economy to grow by 0.8% in 2017

Nigeria's economy to grow by 0.8% in 2017

The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said last Wednesday that after six years of disappointing growth, the world economy was finally gaining momentum. However, Obstfeld warned: " "Capitulating to those pressures would result in a self-inflicted wound", which would harm countries by pushing prices higher and eroding household income, prompt retaliation, and worsen the global economy ". Read More

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Samsung's Second Galaxy S8 All Screen Design Is All About The 'Infinity'

In just few weeks of the Galaxy S8 lineup pre-orders going live in the United States and South Korea, Samsung witnessed a "double digit growth" (at least 10 percent) over Galaxy S7's previous year. Samsung Galaxy S8 is definitely in demand as an astounding number of units have been pre-ordered in South Korea. Touching on the issue of the planned sales of the refurbished Galaxy Note 7, the Samsung CEO said the company is now in talks with global regulators, including those in the U.S. Read More

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Malala Yousafzai appointed United Nations messenger of peace

Malala Yousafzai appointed United Nations messenger of peace

She became the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize laureate in December 2014, sharing the honour with Indian children's rights and education advocate Kailash Satyarthi. "And it is a clear evidence that no one can stop me". Of her emergence as the leading campaigner for girls" education, she said: "It wasn't that I was very intelligent or very clever or I had some special kind of training or something. Read More

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Modi gives NDA 'New India' goal, sets tone for 2019

Modi gives NDA 'New India' goal, sets tone for 2019

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, whose party shares an uneasy relationship with the BJP, was present.A notable absentee was Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti. Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray, Former Punjab Chief Minister and Akali stalwart Prakash Singh Badal, Union Minister and LJP Chief Ram Vilas Paswan were among those who attended the meeting. Read More

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