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No. 7 seed Konta out in French Open's 1st round

Williams will play Kurumi Nara of Japan in the second round at Roland Garros after surviving a scare to beat Qiang Wang in straight sets on Sunday. "For me. I just try to be positive". Sister Serena's absence from the draw due to her pregnancy means Venus is seeded 10th, and her sibling was watching on from the stands.

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Oculus launches Chromecast support for Gear VR, opening new viewing possibilities

Now with support for casting app Chromecast available on Samsung Gear VR , users will be able to share the joy of VR with friends and family. Support for Chromecast coming to Gear VR is also another sign of Google and Samsung , as well as Oculus, working more closely together.

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First ICBM Interceptor Test by United States is Successful

In the most recent Pentagon report examining weapons testing across the Department of Defense, this long-range system was criticized, saying it "demonstrates a limited capability to defend the U.S. It enables the Pentagon to argue that it is making strides in protecting the U.S. from a North Korean nuclear warhead. While those nations don't now have missiles that are capable of reaching the US, officials have said that Pyongyang may have that capability within five to 10 years .

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Flynn to hand over documents in response to Senate panel's subpoena

The president's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn , has also received subpoenas from the Senate panel regarding his Russian contacts and his business records. Flynn plans to produce some of the documents by next week, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss Flynn's private interactions with the committee.

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Jeremy Corbyn in car-crash interview over childcare pledge

His mother suggested examiners may not have been able to read his writing, but Mr Corbyn acknowledged it was more likely that he gave overly long answers on subjects that interested him and "forgot the rest of it". "We are doing the right thing in making a success of Brexit ", she said, vowing to maintain her reputation as a "bloody hard woman" during talks with European Union leaders if her party wins the election and keeps power.

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Google Home Aims To Beat Amazon Lex and Apple's Siri

Bloomberg said the new product may make its debut during WWDC on June 5, but that Apple won't launch the device until later in the year. Specifically, the report relays that Apple's Siri speaker will feature virtual surround sound technology and will be tightly integrated with the entirety of Apple's ecosystem.

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Bombing in Kabul kills 80

The blast, at the start of the holy month of Ramadan, was one of the deadliest seen in Kabul , killing 80 people and wounding another 463, Deputy Interior Minister Murad Ali said . The bombing killed 58 people and wounded 141. The embassy informed that militant groups usually plan attacks against locations and individuals with potential American connections, including Afghan and the U.S.

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Germany: Some embassy staff hurt in Kabul attack

No group has yet claimed it. The British, Canadian, Chinese , Turkish and Iranian embassies, as well as the Afghan Presidential Palace - are all in the area. However, all the officials are safe, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Twitter . Hugo Llorens, the US ambassador to Afghanistan, said the "horrific and shameful attack demonstrates these terrorists' complete disregard for human life and their nihilistic opposition to the dream of a peaceful future for ...

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What does 'covfefe' mean? Social media rushes to define Trump's typo

Perhaps the President meant to write "coverage", before falling asleep, as many speculated in the dark of night. It isn't the first time a tweet has been deleted by the president, as previous spelling errors have forced the administration to take down tweets, but this latest gaffe was left online for several hours.

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Trump pulling United States out of Paris climate deal: Axios

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has warned United States that quitting the Paris climate agreement could threaten the country's economic, security and societal status. "Climate solutions provide opportunities that are unmatchable", according to The Associated Press. It's more than just energy firms, though: Microsoft, Apple, Starbucks, Gap, Nike, Google, Adidas and L'Oreal all support continued US involvement.

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Trump to Pull Out of Paris Climate Accord

Donald Trump is to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change , White House sources have reportedly revealed. "This is what I experienced in the last few days". Trump aides including Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller, lawyer Don McGahn and Peter Navarro, along with EPA chief Pruitt, argued hard for leaving the accord .

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Brooks Macdonald Group plc (BRK) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital

TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC is a provider of fixed line broadband, voice telephony, mobile and television services. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $695.25 million company.

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Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Expands Waze Ridesharing To Much Of California

Waze won't give specific numbers on its carpooling service, but Fried says the carpooling app is now doing at least 2,000 rides per week in the Bay Area, its only USA market. Waze has tweaked the pricing this spring as it figures out the sweet spot for making carpooling attractive to both riders and drivers. Waze said this expansion "is a sign of the company's deepening commitment to its Carpool platform".

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Killed, 350 Injured in Massive Explosion in Kabul

Nazir had been driving BBC journalists to the office at the time, the broadcaster said. Afghan officials say 80 people died and 350 were wounded in the attack . Tolo News said most victims were civilians, a large number of them reportedly from the Roshan mobile company. A spokesperson for Kabul's police said that despite the explosion taking place outside the German embassy, it doesn't necessarily have to be the target.

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Intel Core i9-7980XE: 18C/36T chip costs $2000

With Turbo Boost 4.5 and 2.0GHz, all of the i9 chips feature base clock speeds of 3.3GHz, regarding up to 4.3GHz dual-core speeds and with Turbo Boost 3.0 also. It also has high clock speed due to Intel's Turbo Boost 3.0 technology and the chip is overclockable. Intel has so far announced three SKUs for the Skylake-X CPUs, starting with the Core i7-7800X.

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Huge vehicle bomb near embassies in Afghan capital kills or wounds dozens

Other nearby embassies include those of the U.S., Britain, Pakistan and Iran, as well as the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission. The U.S Embassy and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Kabul are also near, about a kilometer (half mile) away from the site.

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Scores killed as massive explosion rocks Kabul

The victims appear mainly to have been Afghan civilians and there were no immediate reports of casualties among foreign embassy staff. The blast hit during the morning rush hour in Kabul when everyone was going to work. He also paid condolences to the bereaved families of the deceased. They are one of the biggest contributors to the Nato-led Resolute Support mission with around 980 soldiers on the ground to support and train Afghan security forces.

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Euro NCAP: New-gen Suzuki Swift scores 3 stars

The inclusion of advanced driver assistance systems also played a key role in the full 5-star rating as the Kodiaq is equipped as standard with an AEB system that detects pedestrians as well as other cars. The car's structure was found to be stable in the frontal offset impact test. Knee, femur and chest protection was satisfactory and there were minimal cabin intrusions.

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Android Pay now in Canada

There is also a partnership with leading payment platforms, processors, and technology to help drive support for Android Pay in Canada . Pali Bhat, vice-president of Google payments, said the company expects to add more banks to the pay system.

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By Pulling Out of Paris Climate Pact, Trump Ignores 'Moral Responsibility'

Trump has previously dismissed climate change as a hoax , tweeting in 2012 that it was "created by and for the Chinese in order to make United States manufacturing non-competitive". "This would be a colossal mistake", said Nick Burns, who served as under secretary of state during George W. Bush's administration. The US ranks as the world's second-largest carbon polluter, and initial estimates by universities and thinktanks suggest its withdrawal would add up to 3bn tonnes of extra ...

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Bollywood beauty Sunny Leone's plane nearly crashes

In the video which she shot on her way back home, one can see the actress trying to be cheerful and put the incident behind them. Our private plane nearly crashed through bad weather. Everybody was freaking out on the aircraft. In the following tweets, Sunny said: "Have to thank the pilots 4doing such an awesome job getting us through & alive".

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AMD launching Radeon RX Vega at Siggraph on July 30

About the Dell Inspiron 27 7000 AIO , it has been designed from the ground-up as a VR and entertainment system for home. Starting with the Dell Inspiron 27 7000 AIO, the desktop sports a 27-inch UHD IPS borderless InfinityEdge display , with a screen resolution of up to 3840×2160 pixels.

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Large explosion near embassies in Afghanistan capital

Some Pakistani Embassy diplomats and staff suffered minor injuries. According to local television channel ToloNews , the bomb might have been placed inside a water tanker. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted about the safety of the Indian embassy staffers and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been briefed about the incident.

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Donald Trump reportedly decides to pull out of Paris climate change agreement

Nicaragua was pushing for a more stringent agreement , but is expected to eventually join. According to Axios , the details of the pullout are being worked out by a team which includes Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt .

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Microsoft And Qualcomm Have Developed Snapdragon 835 PCs

Qualcomm's recent efforts of bringing their chips to different device categories is on shape with the latest announcement done by the company in partnership with Windows-OS maker Microsoft. At Computex today, Microsoft also unveiled new Windows-based mixed-reality headsets from a variety of manufacturing partners and highlighted new Internet of Things offerings it plans to develop for vertical markets including energy, manufacturing, and retail.

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MV Sridhar, Amitabh Chaudhary Likely To Interact With Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble

Recent media reports had said that Kohli , among other senior Indian players, was not happy with coach Kumble's overbearing attitude. Kumble's one-year contract expires at the end of the Champions Trophy . "(A) coach should have a vision for Indian cricket which would carry Indian cricket forward for the next 8 to 10 years". Skipper Virat Kohli had stated that the same procedure will be followed this time, as it was done in June past year before Kumble got the job.

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Soon You'll Be Able To Send Money Using Google Assistant

Users will soon be able to make phone calls using the device, and the HBO Now streaming service, owned by Time Warner Inc, will be integrated as well. Google is expanding its Android Pay service to a bunch of all new markets. After that, users will have to select their device and click the option "Enroll device".

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Afghanistan explosion: 80 killed in blast

The blast, close to the city's diplomatic enclave and the Presidential Palace, was so intense that it shook the ground and shattered glass in various parts of the city. Afghanistan Ministry of Health said that 19 have died dead and 319 wounded till now. But some damage to the windows of the embassy building has been reported , they added.

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Kellogg to close 2 Texas distribution centers

Kellogg Co.is closing its Houston distribution center and laying off 220 employees, according to documents released Tuesday by the Texas Workforce Commission. The company says the Pringles line and much of Kellogg's North America sales already uses the warehouse model. Kellogg also announced the closing of its centers in Weston, Fla., laying off nearly 250 workers.

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Upcoming Pokeland App Is Basically Pokemon Rumble on Your Phone

Here, fans will take control of toy versions of their favorite monsters where they'll duke it out in battle. One of those spin-off series is Pokemon Rumble . Players need to keep in mind that they will need an internet connection to play this game and that they can use their Nintendo Account to sign in. Some known game analysts also suggest that it means the game is expected to offer only Nintendo rewards - nothing new has been created to compensate for that.

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Vincenzo Montella Signs AC Milan Extension

Despite several wobbles and unconvincing performances, he convinced the club's new management to keep him on to try and restore the seven-times European champions to their former glory. "Last night we had dinner together and in no time we reached an agreement", Montella added. Meanwhile, 26-year-old Argentina global Musacchio has signed a four-year deal at the San Siro.

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United Nations chief calls for sustained action on climate change

The aims of the agreement were threefold: to slow the increase in the average global temperature, to increase the ability to react to the adverse effects of climate change and to work towards low greenhouse gas emissions. Only five of NATO's 28 members meet the target: Britain, Estonia, debt-laden Greece, Poland and the United States, which spends more on defense than all the other allies combined.

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Subaru BRZ STi Will Only Look The Part

We'll find out more on 8th June 2017, so stay tuned for more info. Subaru appears to be expanding its STI performance line. Subaru's latest teaser for its WRX STI, on the other hand, leaves us with more questions than answers. Hirakawa "controversially" confirmed at the Tokyo show that STI engineers were already working on potential advanced technology that could make a BRZ STI a reality .

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BlackBerry KEYone now available for purchase on Amazon and BestBuy

We're pretty excited about the BlackBerry KEYone , as it will ship out with a pretty innovative keyboard which also doubles as a fingerprint scanner . It's also worth noting that the phone's keyboard can be used for more than just typing. POWERED BY ANDROID Enjoy the familiarity and functionality of Android™ 7.1 Nougat giving users access to the entire Google Play™ store and over one million apps.

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Asus launches ROG Zephyrus gaming laptop with Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080

Asus ROG has just wrapped up its keynote presentation at Computex 2017 . Meanwhile, it's safe to assume that this will be a pretty pricey gaming laptop considering the design and specs - so you may want to start saving up now. Reports indicate that the Zephyrus will come with options for the Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 256/512GB or 1TB SSD. The Zephyrus will have no trouble churning out VR content, which was shown off at the launch event in Taipei.


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