• Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle
Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle

After describing the event, Google had a message for the players set to feature at this Grand Slam event - To many fans and players, Wimbledon is tennis. Wimbledon enters its 140th year on Monday when the 2017 edition commences. The tournament is known for its grass courts, perfectly maintained to neat 8mm, a sturdy height for fast-moving feet.

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  • 'Surprised' Kumble resigns as India coach
'Surprised' Kumble resigns as India coach

It was reported that the three-member CAC, who are tasked to find the new coach for the Indian cricket team , was willing to retain the legendary leg-spinner for the post. They won eight of 13 ODIs, and had a shot at defending the Champions Trophy crown. Kumble has directly blamed Kohli for his resignation. 'But it is a really sad day for Indian...

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  • Killed, Passengers Trapped Under Bus in Horror Crash
Killed, Passengers Trapped Under Bus in Horror Crash

Meiring said several were also found lying trapped under the overturned bus. The injured were assessed and special tools were used by rescue services to free those stuck in the bus. Meiring added that "the details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations". This was the second...

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  • Wintrust Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WTFC) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment
Wintrust Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WTFC) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

Wintrust Financial Corp ( WTFC ) has risen 36.64% since June 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.94% the S&P500. Clover Partners Lp decreased its stake in Univest Corp Pa (UVSP) by 66.25% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • DOJ Ethics Consultant Quits, Says 'Hypocritical' to Work in Trump Administration
DOJ Ethics Consultant Quits, Says 'Hypocritical' to Work in Trump Administration

Chen was the Department of Justice's (DOJ) compliance counsel expert working under the Fraud Section in the Criminal Division. In the post, Chen went on to mention the numerous lawsuits against Trump "for everything from violations of the Constitution to conflict of interest" plus the ongoing probes into "potentially treasonous conduct".

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  • The Jetsons Live Action Series In The Works
The Jetsons Live Action Series In The Works

The show centered around a family living in a utopia called Orbit City 100 years into the future, about 2062 when the show aired. Another interesting note from the report is that Robert Zemeckis ( Back to the Future , Cast Away, Forrest Gump) is attached as an executive producer.

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  • Playboy models get tossed into Mexican jail
Playboy models get tossed into Mexican jail

The magazine issued a statement lamenting the detention of Playmates Elif Celik, Lauryn Elaine and Marie Brethenoux, from Turkey, the United States and France, respectively, and said they were there to enjoy a music festival and socialize with other invited guests who had come from around the world.

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  • Malema's Land Grab Case Returns To Court
Malema's Land Grab Case Returns To Court

Malema's case is expected to begin at 8am on Tuesday. EFF leader Julius Malema briefs the media. When News24 arrived at the court around 07:30, police officers were already using sniffer dogs to sweep the building for any explosives.

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  • Newcastle & West Brom Eye Cut Price Huddlestone
Newcastle & West Brom Eye Cut Price Huddlestone

The Polish winger arrived at Hull from Rennes for £7m in January and with the Humberside club in a seemingly hopeless position, Kamil Grosicki was one of the new players who nearly helped the club get to what had looked an all but impossible safe position.

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  • Town mayor 'marries' crocodile in Mexico
Town mayor 'marries' crocodile in Mexico

The "wedding" symbolizes the union of two Mexican indigenous groups: the Chontales and the Huaves. A Mexican mayor has married a crocodile in a freaky ceremony as part of an age old tradition to "bring luck" to local fishermen. In a very weird and odd ceremony, the Mayor of San Pedro Huamelula, Victor Aguilar tied the knot with a crocodile in t...

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  • FCA shut out of European Union negotiations
FCA shut out of European Union negotiations

Sharing the same dynamics now are the Bank of England's Prudential Regulation Authority and the European Banking Authority, according to the report which cited officials. The FCA is also providing examples of good practice for firms to help them ensure they have robust approaches to risk management. The proposed guidance includes examples of di...

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  • Trials on MDMA as treatment for alcoholism to begin
Trials on MDMA as treatment for alcoholism to begin

MDMA , the active ingredient in Ecstasy, creates feelings of love, social connection and empathy, that researchers believe will make participants more susceptible to help offered in psychotherapy sessions. The study's aim is to find out whether small doses of MDMA , most commonly used in the party drug ecstasy, can be used to treat alcohol addicti...

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  • Pentagon delays enlistment of transgender recruits
Pentagon delays enlistment of transgender recruits

In a memo to the secretaries of the various military branches and to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis cited the importance of military readiness and the need for more time as previously requested by the secretaries of the various services.

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  • Gwyneth Paltrow upsets new neighbours with building plans
Gwyneth Paltrow upsets new neighbours with building plans

The neighbours say the new building is too big, too tall and incompatible with the adjacent houses, and it blocks their views. "Michael and the other neighbors have tried to work with her, and they've gotten nowhere", Rice said. This is not the first time when Gwyneth has been dealing with some problems because of what she wants to build in or ad...

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  • Australian pelvic mesh victims launch their case against Johnson & Johnson
Australian pelvic mesh victims launch their case against Johnson & Johnson

Gai Thompson: "They just kept saying sorry, but I was the only complaint they had". Shine Lawyers, which is representing the claimants in the Federal Court, allege that up to 8,000 women in Australia were believed to be impacted by the implants.

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  • Most Recent Analysts Ratings Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
Most Recent Analysts Ratings Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The Columbia Pacific Advisors Llc holds 44,889 shares with $777,000 value, down from 111,889 last quarter. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt has invested 0.14% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ). They issued a "neutral" rating and a $16.00 price objective for the company. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, January 12 by ...

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  • Insider Activity for Investors: Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX)
Insider Activity for Investors: Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX)

WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX ) received active focus from Investors and it has been traded on front line versus to it past average volume. Going toward to the 50-day, we can see that shares are now trading 92.79% off of that figure. This trading sentiment put the stock on Most Active spotlight. However, most financial instruments are traded after hours wh...

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  • Police Arrest Man with Machete only Hours ahead of Justin Bieber's Concert
Police Arrest Man with Machete only Hours ahead of Justin Bieber's Concert

On May 22, suicide bomber Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old British-born Libyan, killed 22 people and injured 59 others, shortly after 23-year old pop star Ariana Grande had finished her concert in the arena located in the northern English city of Manchester.

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  • Kansas officials expect good news from latest revenue report
Kansas officials expect good news from latest revenue report

The Department of Revenue reported Monday that the state took in $609 million in taxes last month. That's 13.5 percent more than the official projection of $537 million. It is expected to bring in an extra $1.2 billion through June 2019. Through May, tax collections had been in line with estimates. That was 1.02 percent more than it collected previ...

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  • French Politician Simone Veil, Holocaust Survivor And Abortion Pioneer, Dies At 89
French Politician Simone Veil, Holocaust Survivor And Abortion Pioneer, Dies At 89

Born Simone Jacob in the Mediterranean port of Nice on July 13, 1927, she was one of four children. Nazi survivor and women's rights activist, Simone Veil, dies at age 89. She obtained a diploma in law and political science and, in 1954, she received the title of magistrate. Veil then returned to posts in the French government, serving as Minis...

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