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Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick

But when he thought about it, the fact that Fultz loved oldies made flawless sense. FRESHMAN FUN: The record of 14 freshmen selected in the first round might ...


SpaceX Set To Launch Previously Flown Rocket

The private space company will attempt to land this booster again on a barge at sea. Friday's mission will launch Bulgaria's first geostationary satellite, the ...


Cindy expected to weaken as it moves inland

Stephen Arthur. The dugout of a baseball field is destroyed in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, as severe weather from Tropical Storm Cind...


Four Republicans oppose new Senate health care bill. Here's why they do

Kaiser's survey additionally revealed that strong majorities of Americans, regardless of political stripe, have favorable views of Medicaid , the government he...


Britain's EU citizens plan not sufficient: Juncker

Brexit was the focal point of the speech , with eight of the 27 bills proposed relating to the UK's departure from the European Union. US President #Donald ...


Global Smart Parking System market : Amano, Thales, Xerox, Cubic

Next part of the Smart Pills Market Industry analysis report speaks about the manufacturing process. The major applications of the Aqua Gym Equipment market...


They've cracked it! Why birds' eggs are different shapes

It says that this happens because eggs are shaped according to the birds' flight behavior. Some eggs are both pointy and elongated, some are one but not the oth...


Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism

The initiative's founding partners include Brendan Cox, from the Jo Cox Foundation, set up in memory of the murdered MP, as well as other anti-hate groups fro...


West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

The National Weather service has warned that the storm could cause "life-threatening flash flooding". Authorities continued to warn that driving rains spinn...


KU's Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Phoenix in NBA Draft

The move was expected of Philly, who moved up to get the No. 1 pick this past weekend by making a trade with the Boston Celtics by swapping their initial No...


Cindy may spawn more tornadoes, severe weather from Louisiana to Florida

Areas along a 600-mile-long swath of the Interstate-10 corridor, from Louisiana coast to the Florida Panhandle and western Georgia, will experience the heaviest...


New Apple store's roof looks like a giant MacBook Air

DNAInfo has captured construction footage at the site of Apple's new retail store on the Chicago River which appears to show that the location will resemble a ...


British PM May offers to protect European Union citizens' rights — European Union summit

Those who by then had less than five years residency would be allowed to build up to five years to obtain that status. Migrants who have been in the United Ki...


Funeral to be held for US student imprisoned by North Korea

Mourners stand outside the art center before a funeral service for Otto Warmbier , who died after his release from North Korea , at Wyoming High School in W...


UK Confirms It Will Leave EU Single Market Upon Brexit

The two sides agreed to initially hold a week of negotiations every month until a new structure is defined. Davis said the timetable for the talks was "ambi...


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns After Investor Demands

Kalanick left the company on Wednesday morning but will stay on its board of directors . The New York Times , which broke the story, reported that the sud...


Warren: Senate GOP Health Care Bill Paid for With 'Blood Money'

Though he celebrated the passing in a Rose Garden event, Trump reportedly called the House bill " mean ". Four conservative Republican senators - Rand P...


NASA attacks Gwyneth Paltrow's website Goop over freakish 'space sticker' claim

We can't be a judge of the capabilities of the stickers without knowing what technological advancements have gone into making them. Or stars. They're goddamn ...


Germany and France favourites to house London-based EU agencies post-Brexit

At one point, officials took a short break to smile and pose for photographs holding gifts. Davis gave Barnier an original, French-language account of an expe...


Devils have National Hockey League draft guessing with no clear No. 1

For his part, Hextall has pointed out the historical truth that pre-draft consensus isn't always proven right five or six years down the line as to whom the be...


NASA discovers 10 potential Earth-sized planet candidates

In total, Kepler has now identified 4,034 candidate planets , with 2,335 of those confirmed to be planets orbiting a star outside Earth's solar system, o...


Landlord says airport stabbing suspect worked as caretaker

Ftouhi was seen lingering with luggage around the airport's non-secured public areas, including at a second-floor restaurant and a bathroom, before pulling out...


Mysterious 'unseen planetary mass' lurking at edge of solar system

The unusual star that has a mass the size of the Earth and Mars could be hanging in the Kuiper Belt , a region full of icy asteroids and dwarf planets border...


Could Caltech's 'lensless camera' mean flatter phones?

Traditional cameras can be created to be pretty small - such as the ones in your webcam or telephone - but because of the way they're designed, they can't ever ...


Health care protesters dragged out of US Capitol

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office expects to release its analysis of the Senate plan early next week. By this time , McConnell will need to have ...


NASA just discovered 219 planets-10 of them could contain life

More than 30 of those candidates have been found to be Earth-sized and orbit in the habitable zone - just the right distance from their star for liquid water ...


All Blacks to crack Lions

Instead, they should play the type of attritional rugby that saw them tame the Maoris so effectively in the rain in Rotorua. "They're getting better, it's jus...


Audi A8 electric suspension and driverless tech demonstrated

Audi claims the system "provides comfort-oriented customers with a chauffeur-driven sedan offering a stylishly smooth ride", and allows the "enthusiastic owner...


Zach Collins staying in Pacific Northwest, selected by Portland in NBA Draft

He will pair with Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum, and Jusuf Nurkic for the Pacific Northwest's only basketball team. Along with their own 15th pick, they have Mem...


Fate uncertain for Republican health bill

As of 2020, the bill also eliminates cost-sharing subsidies that help low-income Americans pay for their insurance. Eliminates Obamacare's 3.8% tax on investm...


India to take corrective steps to ensure telecoms growth - statement

India's telecoms minister said on Thursday that the government would take corrective steps to ensure growth in the sector, the world's second-biggest by numb...


Can you spot the Curiosity rover in this photo of Mars?

Curiosity has been rolling through the Mars landscape for many years in search of areas of interest, providing researchers back on Earth with important inform...


Tropical Storm Cindy Downgraded to Tropical Depression

The storm could cause a surge of up to three feet (1 meter) in isolated areas from southeastern Louisiana to the western Florida Panhandle, and possibly spa...


8-time champ Federer beats Zverev for Halle quarterfinal

Zverev's first serve seemed inconsistent and Federer broke at 4-4 in the second set to break the German, before serving out the match. The 20 year old picks up ...


Celtics take Jayson Tatum of Duke with No. 3 pick

Former K-State player Wesley Iwundu was selected just before Mason in the draft, at 33, by the Orlando Magic. Unselfishness and defensive versatility have defin...