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Author: 0 Lakers turn to hometown hero Lonzo Ball to reclaim hardwood heritage

Within seconds of the announcement that the Lakers selected Lonzo , his father donned a Big Baller Brand hat in Lakers purple and gold. For the most part, Lakers fans will probably embrace him to a degree, but what will matter most is if his son can deliver.

Research Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit
Author: 0 Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit

And I am not the only one". "What we also need is certainty, for our companies in Belgium, in Europe", he said . "If we back this image that Brexit perhaps would not happen, it brings an uncertainty". Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he hoped leaders of the 27 other nations would match her "generous" proposals with similar offers to the one million British expats on the continent.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy's rain headed for Lehigh Valley

As per AccuWeather's report, the storm is now heading toward the north-northwest and according to their hurricane expert, Dan Kottlowski, the storm's center will likely make a landfall near the border of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday morning.

Research Chicago's new Apple store has a giant MacBook for a roof
Author: 0 Chicago's new Apple store has a giant MacBook for a roof

While the construction crew did roll out a huge Apple logo on the roof of the building that transformed it into a MacBook, it was only momentary, as it was then removed in less than an hour. Between these clues, the original renderings, and all the overhead photos people have taken along the way, it's astounding the MacBook roof stayed a mystery until now.

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

The 22-year-old University of Virginia student was detained in North Korea for 17 months and died on Monday , shortly after he returned to the United States in a coma. Warmbier was to be buried at a Cincinnati cemetery. Ohio's Republican U.S. senator says he had a secret meeting in December with North Korean officials to urge that they release a college student from his Cincinnati home area.

Research We must make Brexit talks a success
Author: 0 We must make Brexit talks a success

After Monday's seven-hour session, European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier described the meeting as "useful to start off on the right foot as the clock is ticking". She should, Soros said , seek to keep Britain in the EU's single market as Britain tried to extract itself. May expects the process to be completed by March 2019 but the European Union has warned that the two sides should reach a deal before October 2018.

Research Flint airport attack: New details emerge about suspect
Author: 0 Flint airport attack: New details emerge about suspect

Montrealer Amor M. Ftouhi allegedly stabbed a police officer in the neck at a MI airport on Wednesday with a large jungle survival knife, then wondered aloud why he was arrested rather than killed. Ftouhi was "neither on the radar of Canadian authorities or Federal Bureau of Investigation or United States authorities", Gelios said. Ftouhi could face up to 20 years in prison and more charges could be added, officials said.

Research Amazon's Echo Show Now Lets You View Live Secuirty Cam Feeds
Author: 0 Amazon's Echo Show Now Lets You View Live Secuirty Cam Feeds

It's the first model in the Echo line of voice-activated smart speakers that will come with a 7-inch touchscreen display. Like all Echo speakers, it is Alexa based and uses artificial intelligence to record your commands on Amazon servers, which will let it respond and evolve better with functionality.

Author: 0 Labour election candidate reacts to Queen's Speech

Eight of 27 bills outlined in the speech deal with the complex Brexit process. May omitted several policies touted in the Conservative election campaign, including plans to change funding for the care of older people, which opponents dubbed the "dementia tax".

Author: 0 What's next on health care draft in Congress

Democrats immediately attacked the legislation as a callous giveaway to the rich that would leave millions without coverage. In an emailed statement , Craig Obey, Deputy Executive Director of Families USA, called the bill "disastrous", and "equally heartless", saying Republicans should be "ashamed".

Research Bombing in southwest Pakistan kills at least 4, wounds 13
Author: 0 Bombing in southwest Pakistan kills at least 4, wounds 13

Officials said body parts of the suspected bomber, strewn across the site of the blast, are being collected along with other evidence for forensic examination. However, authorities have not officially commented on the exact nature or the cause of the blast yet. According to the Pakistan's Dunya News, the blast took place inside a vehicle that was parked near the office.

Author: 0 Zach Collins drafted No. 10 overall by Portland Trailblazers

The Kings have reportedly acquired the Blazers #15 and #20 picks in the draft. Collins was instrumental off the bench in his lone season with GU, averaging 10 points and 5.9 rebounds in just 17.2 minutes per game. With three picks in the first round this year, they could potentially add a lot of talent and give themselves a chance to bolster their roster. "We'd been talking to Sacramento and a lot was going to have to happen in terms of what they got at five for them to be amenable to ...

Research ISRO crosses double century mark in launching foreign satellites
Author: 0 ISRO crosses double century mark in launching foreign satellites

The co-passenger satellites comprise 29 nano satellites weighing 243 kg and are from 14 countries - Austria, Belgium, Britain, Chile, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, and the U.S. "PSLV can carry off any mission and a huge number of satellites", says Mission Director B. Jayakumar in his address after the successful launch. He said ISRO's satellite systems were getting compact.

Research Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral
Author: 0 Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral

But they cast doubt on North Korea's assertion he fell into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. People attend the funeral service of Otto Warmbier in Wyoming , Ohio, at the high school the 22-year-old college student had attended.

Research Oklahoma elections not hit by Russian hackers
Author: 0 Oklahoma elections not hit by Russian hackers

Jeanette Manfra, acting deputy undersecretary for cybersecurity at DHS, said that the department has "evidence of election-related systems in 21 states that were targeted". In the weeks leading up to the 2016 election, DHS offered state election boards "cyber "hygiene" scans of internet-facing systems" as well as risk and vulnerability assessments if officials requested them.

Author: 0 What we know about Microsoft's new Xbox One X console

The powerful and promising console is called the Xbox One X . Spencer also added that he's been focused on hardware innovation, and that the Xbox One S and One X are the great products of that work. Latest update on June 12, 2017 at 12:15 PM by PaulRubens. Out of these 42, 22 were exclusives for the Xbox One , or to the Xbox One and Windows 10 .

Research Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case
Author: 0 Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

On Wednesday night, Uber employees in San Francisco, where the company is based, also held at least two small, informal gatherings to discuss the state of the company and, in some cases, mourn the loss of its leader, according to three current and former Uber employees.

Author: 0 Text of Senate GOP health care bill released

In a departure from the version the House approved last month, which President Donald Trump privately called "mean," the Senate plan would drop the House's waivers allowing states to let insurers boost premiums on some people with pre-existing conditions .

Author: 0 Tropical storm's remnants to bring heavy rain to Arkansas

A waterspout came ashore in Biloxi, MS, causing damage. It was moving northwest at 10 miles per hour. Most of the rain exits early Saturday - a stray shower possible early then clearing. Meanwhile, social media users near the Florida panhandle shared video on Wednesday showing the shoreline edging closer as unusually large waves crashed on the beaches there.

Research Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast
Author: 0 Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast

The "path of totality" stretches from OR to SC. A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon perfectly aligns with the sun in the sky, effectively blocking its light and casting a shadow on part of the Earth below. He noted that even a 99 percent eclipse will not reveal the sun's corona. Certainly from your hometown there and you definitely want to make the most of it and get out and watch it.

Author: 0 Milligan penalty rescues Confederations Cup draw for Australia

Cameroon pressed for a victor and arguably looked the likelier to score , although they failed to make the breakthrough they needed in front of just over 35,000 fans at Saint Petersburg Stadium. The Australia Socceroos proved themselves a unsafe opponent in the Conferedrations Cup, coming up just short of a major upset in a 3-2 loss to World Cup champions Germany .

Author: 0 Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

Facebook executives have been contemplating the company's mission while dealing with several controversies, from criticism over its perceived role in spreading misinformation during the USA presidential election to its handling of violent live videos posted on the social network.

Author: 0 Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

The Spanish prosecution in the indictment alleged that Ronaldo had evaded tax "in a conscious and voluntary manner". In an earlier report Marca said Ronaldo has told his teammates he was leaving and "there is no turning back". He continues: "A lot of things would have to happen for him to leave". The Portugal global was immediately linked with a return to Manchester United , with Paris Saint-Germain the only other side seriously in the frame after Bayern Munich dismissed ...

Author: 0 US Pushing China to Rein in Companies That Deal With N. Korea

Trump called the treatment of Warmbier, who reportedly was in a coma for most of his captivity, "a total disgrace" and suggested that he has given up hope that Beijing could exert meaningful leverage on Kim. Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times, published by the official People's Daily, said Chinese officials must be wary that Warmbier's death might push Washington to put greater pressure on Beijing.

Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

Last year, Barcelona's Argentinian star Lionel Messi and his father were accused of evading €4.1 million ($4.57 million) in tax in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Spanish tax authorities believe Mourinho used an image rights company based in the British Virgin Islands that was part of a chain of companies including two in Ireland linked to Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes.

Author: 0 Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln euros in Spanish tax fraud case

But a statement released by Mourinho's representatives Gestifute Media said he had not been informed personally of the accusations. It added that Mourinho paid "more than 26 million euros in taxes, with an average tax rate over 41 percent, and accepted the regularization proposals made by the Spanish tax authorities in 2015 regarding the years of 2011 and 2012 and entered into a settlement agreement regarding 2013".

Author: 0 Travis Kalanick Resigns As Uber Chief After Months Of Pressure

It is believed that Travis Kalanick was facing huge pressure from shareholders and investors to get the company on track or resign . The paper notes that those investors "included one of Uber's biggest shareholders, the venture capital firm Benchmark, which has one of its partners, Bill Gurley, on Uber's board".

Author: 0 Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017

That's why we're able to say, over 30 games will have 4K updates for Xbox One X when we launch it. A new game called " Metro: Exodus " takes advantage of the Xbox One X's processing power to dazzle with 4K visuals (alongside a mountain of visual detail).

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy Heads Toward Texas/Louisiana Border

Forecasters say the area can expect heavy rain through Thursday as the tropical storm moves through Louisiana and Texas. As the storm moves northwest, the Gulf Coast will continue seeing heavy rains, winds of 40-50 miles per hour and increased moisture, CNN meteorologist Michael Guy said.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy turns deadly approaching Gulf Coast

The storm system as maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour as of 1 pm CDT on June 21, and is located about 170 southwest of Morgan City, La., and 160 southeast of Galveston, Texas. The storm will make landfall along the coast between Texas and Louisiana by Thursday morning. "The state's emergency preparedness and response apparatus are taking Tropical Storm Cindy seriously, and we are calling on all Louisianans throughout the state to do so as well", Edwards said.

Author: 0 Family declines autopsy for United States student released by North Korea

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH examined the 22-year-old's body after his death Monday, and honored his family's wish not to have an autopsy. Security Council resolution this month and additional sanctions. "I wish we would have a little more help with respect to North Korea, from China". "If people are that stupid that they still want to go to that country, then at least they assume the responsibility for their welfare", McCain said.

Author: 0 Shock and anger in Mosul after Islamic State destroys historic mosque

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Thursday said the destruction of the Great Mosque of al-Nuri and its leaning minaret is "an official declaration of defeat" by the IS, Efe news reported. "This will not prevent us from removing them, no, killing them not removing them, inside the Old City, " Lieutenant General Abdul Ghani al Assadi, senior CTS commander in Mosul, said in a video posted over a messaging app.

Author: 0 Apple Wants to Reduce the Royalty Rate It Pays for Music

Apple now pays 58 percent of revenue from Apple Music subscribers to the record labels, a higher cut than other major streaming services. Of course, for the time being at least, both Spotify and Apple Music continue to sign up new premium subscribers at quite a rapid pace each month, meaning that while revenue share splits may dip a little, the record industry at large should continue to see its streaming income grow.

Research Talks to support May's Conservatives making progress, DUP says
Author: 0 Talks to support May's Conservatives making progress, DUP says

Among proposals that will not require immediate legislation, the government is to review its counter-terrorism strategy in the wake of recent attacks in London and Manchester and establish a new Commission for Countering Extremism to "stamp out extremist ideology in all its forms".

Author: 0 Can You Spot Mars Curiosity Rover In This Stunning New Image?

The image was taken by the orbiter's High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment camera on June 5 and shared online this week . The capturing of Curiosity, it seems, was a happy coincidence. The MRO image has been color enhanced and shows Curiosity in blue. This is due to how the MRO camera sees the surface of Mars, which highlights differences in the landscape, but doesn't necessarily correlate to natural colors the way people see them.

Author: 0 Obama: We never stopped trying to get Otto Warmbier home

At least I know China tried!" From left, Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and National Sec. North Korea continues to test missiles at an unprecedented rate, while U.S. North Korea last tested a nuclear bomb in September, but it has conducted repeated missile test since and vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland, putting it at the forefront of Trump's security worries.

Author: 0 The death of Otto Warmbier escalates North Korea situation

Trump wrote on Twitter that while he appreciated the efforts of President Xi Jinping and China to help with North Korea, "it has not worked out ". Warmbier visited North Korea in January 2016 on a sightseeing tour. Tillerson and Mattis were hosting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui, the chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army .

Author: 0 China tried but failed to help on North Korea

President Donald Trump said on Monday that a "lot of bad things happened" to Mr Warmbier at the hands of the "brutal regime ". His language was echoed by South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who said in an interview ahead of a White House visit next week that North Korea bears responsibility for the student's death .

Author: 0 US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

At the State Department , Tillerson is weighing a ban on USA citizens traveling to North Korea , a rare step that would seek to stop the flow of an estimated 1,000 Americans who travel there each year. Those who typically do travel from China, where tour groups market trips to adventure-seekers. "There's no excuse for the way the North Koreans treated our son and no excuse for the way they have treated so many others", Fred said.

Author: 0 Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over New Zealand in Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo headed an early victor as Portugal beat Russia 1-0 to go top of Group A and spoil Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap. "I expect incredible spirit from our team". Mexico lost Carlos Salcedo on 33 minutes when the defender was stretchered off with a shoulder injury after coming second-best in a tussle with Wood.

Author: 0 Airain ltd Takes Position in BP plc (BP)

Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) has declined 13.23% since June 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Among 8 analysts covering Safestore Holdings PLC ( LON:SAFE ), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold.

Research International Engine of the Year award winners
Author: 0 International Engine of the Year award winners

Finally, the New Engine of the Year gong was picked up by Honda, making a "triumphant return" to the awards. The Ferrari GTC4 Lusso T. You can buy it with various power levels in either the 488 GTB , the California T or the GC4Lusso. In a move telling of the rising importance of electric vehicles, an Electric Powertrain category has been created specifically for full-electric vehicles this year within the International Engine of the Year Awards.

Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

That tone was set by Kalanick, who has aggressively turned the company into the world's dominant ride-hailing service and upended the transportation industry around the globe. In recent months, Uber has fired more than 20 employees after an investigation into the company's culture, embarked on major changes to professionalize its workplace, and is searching for new executives including a chief operating officer.

Author: 0 After Trump tweet, China says it works nonstop on North Korea

Warmbier's family has not specified how he slipped from a comatose state to death, but said in a statement on Monday that the "awful torturous mistreatment" he endured while in captivity meant "no other outcome was possible". If Washington imposed sanctions on Chinese enterprises dealing with North Korea, it would lead to "grave friction" between the two countries, wrote the paper, which does not represent Chinese government policy.

Research Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix
Author: 0 Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

Las Vegas could also see peaks on Tuesday and Wednesday, perhaps even gambling with its highest temperature ever observed, which was 117 degrees Fahrenheit in 2013. That's because American's regional aircraft, the Bombardier CRJ, has a maximum operating temperature of 118 degrees at Phoenix's elevation level.

Research Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft
Author: 0 Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft

By signing Schlemko, the Sharks gave themselves an insurance policy against the likelihood that the Golden Knights would have eaten into their blue line depth by drafting a defenseman. " Goalie's one position where there's a lot of good goaltenders out there right now and not a whole lot of spots". "My roots are here", Engelland said.