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Major on Poulter's mind ahead of BMW PGA

The tournament was won by Spain's Alvaro Quiros who defeated Zander Lombard in a play-off to take his seventh European Tour title. "The course is unbelievable", he said. I think I need to be in the top 50 to get in the Open Championship. "It's not a golf course I've found too easy in the past, but they have revamped it".

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NASA's SDO sees partial eclipse in space NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

But, as for the solar eclipse this summer, on August 21, unless you're willing to travel, a partial is all we'll be seeing. The Moon enveloped about 89 percent of the Sun. This time, the moon is supposed to transit across the Sun, but it will only cover a small part of this star. In the rest of the country -as well as in parts of South America, Africa, Europe and Asia- people will be able to see a partial eclipse.

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Manchester police make more arrests in terro... 9:36 pm Sun

Armed police guard the area during the Great Manchester Run in Manchester , England Sunday, May 28, 2017. "The area that I'm most concerned about is the internet companies who are continuing to publish the hate publications, the hate material that is contributing the radicalizing people in this country", said the British interior minister.

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Alaska volcano erupts again; aviation alert raised to red

Jeffrey Freymueller, a professor at Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska said, "We observed the red color code this afternoon because of numerous lightning detections and increased seismic signals". No further ash emissions have occurred at Bogoslof Volcano since the explosion, and seismic activity remains low, according to the observatory. "Additional ash-producing eruptions could occur at any time, however, with no detectable precursors".

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Trump returns to United States ready to make major changes amid Russian Federation crisis

Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, had contacts with Moscow in December about opening a secret back channel of communications, according to news reports published while Trump was away on his trip. Following a 10-day global trip that included a meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump returned to Washington on Saturday amid swirling controversies centering on numerous fronts.

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One F1 comeback is enough for Button

Wehrlein and Button came together at Portier and as the McLaren tried to get down the inside, the two cars collided flipping the Sauber into the barriers. "I never expected to have this opportunity, so this is a great memory for me". Button, however, defended the move, saying: "I went up the inside and obviously I thought it was on because I wouldn't have made the move".

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British Airways disruption continues for third day after IT system crash

BA had been forced to cancel all its flights from Heathrow , Europe's busiest airport, and Gatwick on Saturday after a power supply problem disrupted its operations worldwide and also hit its call centres and website. The airline has said there is no evidence of a cyber-attack. Many passengers were left with no choice but to leave their bags behind and sleep in the airport not long after both incoming and outgoing flights had been canceled.

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Coal India Q4 net profit falls 38% to Rs 2716 cr

The company had posted a profit of 4,398.35 crore for the corresponding quarter a year ago. Analysts on average had estimated a consolidated profit of Rs 3,820 crore, according to Thomson Reuters data. Net sales (including excise duty) for 2016-17 was flat at ₹81,054.1 crore, versus ₹81,071.7 crore. During the fiscal, the state miner offered 94.23 million tonnes of coal for e-auction as against 56.31 mt during 2015-16.

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Korea fired shots at birds, not balloon carrying leaflets

The objects flew at an altitude of 1.5 kilometers (4,921 feet) over the demarcation line, and the military initially gave three warning messages over the loudspeaker system before sending out warning shots, said the JCS, which was according to standard military procedure.

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Android O Beta detailed in Google I/O 2017 Conference

However, they're proof that more and more companies are getting on the Assistant bandwagon, even if they don't have the full blessing of Google to go directly into the directory of smart home products. Later this year, Google Home will be able to add visual responses from your Assistant to your phone or TV with Chromecast . If you are wondering what's the procedure, then head over to the story which we covered earlier today where we have explained how to install Android O Beta on your ...

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Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes has died

And this is how he deserves to be remembered - a natural entertainer whose relationship with his ever faithful Shep was broadcasting at its best as Blue Peter became a national institution. Yet, in true John Noakes-style, he made it to the very top before having to repeat the feat due to a sound failure. "Privileged to have met him". Former presenter turned actress and author Janet Ellis, said: "The best, bravest, funniest BP presenter".

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US Democrats Demand To Hear From Kushner On Russia Ties

He added: "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names ... it is very possible that those sources don't exist". The talks between Mr Kushner and the Russians, if confirmed, would raise new questions about the Trump team's relationship with Moscow, which USA intelligence agencies say tried to sway the November election in the property tycoon's favour.

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Samsung Galaxy C10 Specifications and Images Leak

A lot of Samsung supporters are not in favor of the company's decision to launch a device that bears the "Galaxy Note" brand name. Under the hood, it's packed with a 1.4 GHz Exynos 7570 Quad, 1.5 GB worth of RAM, and 16 GB of native storage that's expandable by up to 256 GB via a microSD card.

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Life is Strange, Killing Floor 2 Headline June's PlayStation Plus Games

Killing Floor 2 is a 2016 zombie shooter from developers Tripwire, which VG24/7 chose as one of their best shooters of 2016. The two PS4 titles surfaced through a leak ahead of Sony's official announcement. It features the story of photography student Max Caulfield, who found out about her talent to rewind time. "Meanwhile, Max must quickly learn that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future".

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'Large part of network' behind Manchester bombing arrested

She said the fans killed Monday will be on her mind and in her heart forever. British police have arrested two more men in connection with the Manchester attack , taking the number of people in custody to eight, Greater Manchester police said.

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Trump is 'wide open' on Paris climate deal: Mattis

But the fractions of additional degrees that the USA would contribute could mean passing the threshold faster, which could in turn mean "ecosystems being out of whack with the climate, trouble farming current crops and increasing shortages of food and water", said the National Center for Atmospheric Research's Kevin Trenberth.

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Paris mayor condemns black festival, says it bars whites

The English version of the site does not use the word "non-mixed", but "reserved". In a statement, he called for the mayor to "immediately explain the organisation in municipal premises of an event highlighting an openly racist and anti-republican conception of society".

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Final Fantasy VII Remake development shifts f

Square Enix has been on the forefront of game development for quite some time now. In a presentation on the company's financial results, Square Enix President Yosuke Matsuda revealed that Final Fantasy XV contributed the most to the company's earning within its HD Games division, while sales for Nier: Automata exceeded expectations.

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Sofia Coppola Wins Best Director At Cannes

But after he reacts foolishly to the theft of his phone, the respected father of two finds himself dragged into shameful situations. French actor Juliette Binoche presented the award to Ostlund, who beat other contenders like " The Artist " director Michel Hazanavicius (" Redoubtable ") and German director Fatih Akin (" In the Fade ").

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New Dragon Quest Details Revealed; Switch, Self-Restrictions And Gameplay Footage

The game originally came out on the Wii and was then ported to the Wii U in Japan. Dragon Quest X , the tenth official game in the Dragon Quest franchise, is an online installment with several expansions. "When the timing comes that we can say something... there are grown-up reasons". Nintendo may also be planning to include Dragon Quest XI in its presentation at the upcoming E3 2017 .

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Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed

Though Mr Kushner has appeared "subdued", he does not plan to step aside as Mr Trump's senior adviser or reduce his responsibilities, The New York Times reported , citing unnamed people close to him. He instead called for a review to determine whether Kushner was being truthful when he applied for his clearance to serve in the White House. Former director of national intelligence James Clapper took a darker view of contacts with representatives of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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ASUS unveils new ZenBook and VivoBook laptops at Computex 2017

Asus says that it had to invent a new "liquid crystal polymer fan" that's just 0.3mm thin and to achieve that slick size and to keep the system fresh. The Windows 10-powered laptop comes with a seventh-generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ quad-core processor with up to 16GB DDR4 RAM and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics .

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Google Search is Getting More "Personal", Literally

Personalized results in Google search are not exactly new, but the company has now introduced a new way to section off truly personal results. If you have an iOS or Android device and want to know more about the Photo Books, read on to learn all about this newest update.

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ARM's new processors are created to power the machine-learning machines

Synopsys also offers experienced, expert professional services to help designers achieve their design targets with ARM processors; the new QuickStart Implementation Service for the ARM Cortex-A55 processor is available today. The processors include the ARM Cortex-A75, which delivers massive single-thread compute performance at the high end; the ARM Cortex-A55, a high-efficiency processor; and the ARM Mali-G72 graphics processor, which expands the possibilities for virtual reality, gaming, and ...

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Disharmony at G7 as Trump plays his own tune

Whether because he was exhausted or trying to underscore the distance between himself and other world leaders, President Donald Trump chose to use a golf cart rather than walk with the rest of the G7 leaders in Taormina , Sicily , on the final day of his worldwide tour.

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F1 champion Alonso swigs milk at Indy, just not as winner

In 2004, he collected his only F1 podium at the U.S. Grand Prix for BAR at the Speedway and in 2012 nearly pulled off a shock Indy 500 win for AJ Foyt but crashed trying to pass Dario Franchitti on the final lap. Bourdais, 38, walked into the track's media center on crutches and then said he plans to recover quickly enough to race September 17 in the IndyCar season finale at Sonoma Raceway.

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Man arrested in Old Trafford on suspicion of terror offences

The huge police response that followed saw raids in several cities as counter-terror efforts were focused on cornering his suspected criminal ring. Manchester-born Abedi likely received some ISIS training in Syria in the months before the attack, according to information gathered in the preliminary investigation, a USA official told CNN on Thursday.

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NASA's new Jupiter photos are some of the most stunning ever

Aurora seen on Jupiter with the Hubble Space Telescope in June 2016, just before Juno arrived at the planet. Using the spacecraft's Microwave Radiometer tool has revealed information about Jupiter's radiation levels, with NASA saying the planet's various ammonia zones and belts are mysteries; the tool indicates the ammonia penetrates quite a distance down the atmosphere, including the few hundred miles the tool is able to detect.

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Clemson earns regional host bid in NCAA Baseball Tournament

Florida State will serve as a regional host for the seventh consecutive season, the 19th time in the last 21 seasons and the 34th time in school history when play begins Friday. Each regional will feature four teams playing in a double-elimination format. The Division I Baseball Committee will unveil its selections for the 2017 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship on Monday at noon ET on ESPN2.

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Uma Thurman presides over Un Certain Regard prize ceremony at Cannes

Taylor Sheridan, a talented screenwriter of films such as Hell or High Water , won Best Director for his second feature, Wind River , starring Elizabeth Olsen ( The Avengers, Captain America: Civil War ). "Through the years I have returned with other films, but it's a true honour to be invited back by Gilles to be on the jury for the Short Film Palme d'Or 20 years later".

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French Socialist President Really Proud of Shaking Trump's Hand

Macron confirmed that the long handshake was a deliberate power move of his own created to show Trump he wasn't gonna let him get away with those weird bullying tactics. He forcefully yanked the hand of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and pulled him towards him at a meeting in the White House in February. In front of a slew of cameras, the two locked hands for several seconds, with each man appearing to refuse to be the first to let go.

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French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns the ball to Julia Boserup , of the U.S, in their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Paris . I'm happy that I didn't have to change any techniques or something. Kvitova was up 40-0 in the game, but Boserup methodically eliminated all three set points to bring the score to deuce.

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Moors murderer Ian Brady dies at 79

Brady and Myra Hindley , who died in prison in 2002, tortured and murdered five children in the 1960s. The spokesman said Brady died at 6.03pm on Monday, but was unable to say what Brady died of, and said he had been on oxygen for a while.

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Crews Cover Partially-Collapsed Tunnel At Nuclear Site

Department of Energy said. "This comes on the heels of last week's tunnel collapse ", Inslee continued. The contractor said contamination was found on one worker's protective clothing, which was removed. The hole left by the partial collapse was filled with more than 50 truckloads of soil the next day. The Hanford site , along the Columbia River.

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Trump's goals in trip to west Asia

But with determination, compromise and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal. She admired Trump's business success, but she said, that doesn't translate into making someone a peacemaker. Mr. Trump's whirlwind tour of one of the Middle East's most intractable problems ended with a departure ceremony. The media is relishing highlighting points of contention between Trump and Francis, especially after the pope gifted the president his encyclical on ...


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