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Author: 0 Comment: Dan McLay's impressive Tour de France debut bodes well

Things have been going well for reigning Tour champion Chris Froome, who is fourth overall at just 14sec off race leader and yellow jersey wearer Peter Sagan. After the drab procession of Monday s stage, the peloton returned to racing on Tuesday in the longest stage of the race at 237.5km. “To even be mentioned in the same sentence as Bernard Hinault is something that I couldnt even have dreamed of, ” Cavendish said.

Health Care Jupiter has new visitor - a solar-powered spacecraft
Author: 0 Jupiter has new visitor - a solar-powered spacecraft

Ground controllers at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory erupted in applause when the solar-powered Juno spacecraft beamed home news that it was circling Jupiter's poles. Juno , Collins noted, is named for the Roman goddess and wife of Jupiter . Once there, Galileo orbited the planet for eight years, collecting data about Jupiter's faint rings and its moons.

Health Care Study of promising cancer therapy halted due to deaths
Author: 0 Study of promising cancer therapy halted due to deaths

CEO Bishop said the company will have more clarity in the next few weeks on timing of the halted trial. Although the biotech's clinical trials for its other CAR-T cell product candidates were not included in this clinical hold , Juno's plans to bring JCAR015 to market by 2017, and subsequently transform into a commercial operation, are now in serious doubt.

Health Care Cancer Immunotherapy Trial Suspended After Deaths
Author: 0 Cancer Immunotherapy Trial Suspended After Deaths

Juno's shares were down in pre-market trading. The Seattle biotech announced Thursday that one of its most promising cancer treatment trials had been placed on clinical hold by the Food and Drug Administration following the deaths of two patients last week.

Health Care Dead crow found in Atherton tested positive for West Nile virus
Author: 0 Dead crow found in Atherton tested positive for West Nile virus

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has announced that mosquitoes in Worcester have tested positive for West Nile virus. The samples were collected July 1. Halton residents are being reminded to protect themselves from mosquitos. -Many mosquitoes are most active from dusk to dawn. If possible, wear long sleeves and trousers in areas where mosquitoes are present.

Author: 0 'Outlander' season 2 finale spoilers: what to expect

The Amber Rose Show (VH1, 11 p.m., Friday): Series premiere of a new talk show from entrepreneur, actress, model, and stellar Amy Schumer video co-star Rose, where she's scheduled to chat with celebrity guests "about various topics related to pop culture, motherhood, and relationships".

Author: 0 Obama urges Congress to release Zika funds

The forum focused on several mosquito-borne and tick-borne illnesses as well as developments on the Zika Virus. No Zika cases in Florida or elsewhere in the continental United States have been transmitted locally by mosquito bites, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .

Health Care Why Breast Cancer Survivors Should Exercise
Author: 0 Why Breast Cancer Survivors Should Exercise

A new study found that exercise may help in improving the memory of breast cancer survivors. According to Siobhan Phillips, lead author of the latest study and assistant professor of preventive medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, women who adopt a physical exercises program have a better memory capacity, and they are less stressed.

Health Care British cyclists take over Tour de France during 1st week
Author: 0 British cyclists take over Tour de France during 1st week

Is Froome set for a hat-trick? Birmingham-born Irishman Dan Martin had led the favourites up much of the final climb and gave up only a couple of seconds to sit third, 19 seconds back, while Quintana closely marked Froome without making a move to go into fourth place, still 23 seconds down.

Author: 0 Andy Murray lets Tim Henman have the Wimbledon hill

It was really so, so close". Murray did not disappoint as he claimed a third grand slam title in nearly routine fashion as he blunted Raonic's 140mpnh serve and made only 12 unforced errors in the final. The 29-year-old made just nine unforced errors, in contrast to 30 by the befuddled Berdych, who was powerless to halt Murray's progress to an 11th Grand Slam final appearance - a milestone which took him ahead of Perry as the British man with the most major finals on his CV.

Author: 0 Blink-182 Score First UK Number One Album

Billboard reports that the U.S. sales figures of 186,000 units mark the third-largest week for a rock album this year, and Blink's best-selling seven-day period since 2003. Next week, it's not out of the question for Drake to regain the Number One spot, but the rapper will have to defeat newcomers like Schoolboy Q's Blank Face and Chevelle's The North Corridor .

Health Care Red Cross: Emergency Blood, Platelet Donations Needed
Author: 0 Red Cross: Emergency Blood, Platelet Donations Needed

The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. "A lot of our regular donors who might be donating on a regular basis have other family obligations, vacations planned, sports, 4-H, things like that with their families", explained Moss.

Author: 0 Sanders to appear with Clinton Tuesday

Sanders was never a serious threat to win the Democratic presidential nomination, but he did siphon off gullible liberals turned off by Clinton who might have gone to a more credible challenger. "I think if you read the platform right now, you will understand that the political revolution is alive and kicking", said Sanders policy adviser Warren Gunnels.

Author: 0 Usain Bolt to be named to Jamaican Olympic Team despite missing Trials

Usain Bolt has been named in the Jamaican Olympics squad, calming fears that he might miss the tournament. Usain Bolt is racing against time to be fit for the Rio Olympics after suffering a hamstring injury. Only a maximum of three athletes will be able to compete in each event at the Olympic Games, meaning that the management team in Rio will determine the final make-up.

Health Care Nintendo Shares Soar On Success Of Augmented Reality Pokemon Game
Author: 0 Nintendo Shares Soar On Success Of Augmented Reality Pokemon Game

Augmented reality is starting to take over real reality in the form of Pikachu and the rest of the Pokémon characters. Ever since Pokémon Go started rolling out earlier this week, I've been frantically refreshing the App Store hoping that the game would appear and answer all of my Poké-hunting wishes.

Health Care Griezmann named best player of Euro 2016
Author: 0 Griezmann named best player of Euro 2016

I asked God to give me another chance. Think about it. If your team loses in the final of the World Cup or Euro, you have to wait four years for another chance. READ ALSO: Which football team is the best? The European Championship again reaffirmed that point. "We made a good game but we needed to be a bit more clinical up front".

Author: 0 The Tech Media Minute: The Pokémon Go Invasion is Here

The figure below shows the startup screen from the infected Pokemon GO game, which is identical to the legitimate one . Pokemon Go uses smartphones' Global Positioning System signals to allow users to explore their local environment, with the rear cameras augmenting Pokemon they find into the real-world surroundings.

Author: 0 Cavendish wins in photo finish

The 31-year-old Manxman went into the stage as one of the favourites after winning on a similar uphill sprint on stage three, but he became boxed in with 400m to go and could only finish eighth. Armindo Fonseca (Fortuneo-Vital Concept) was the first attacker of the day and he built an 11-minute lead over a peloton that rode at snail's pace.

Health Care Jordan Spieth will not participate in Rio Olympics
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth will not participate in Rio Olympics

The top-ranked men's player that will be participating in the games is Bubba Watson , ranked No. 5. He will be replaced by Matt Kuchar. Olympic golf may have to live with the same gradual acceptance it received from tennis players, said IGF vice-president Ty Votaw.

Health Care Watch as Snoop Dogg loses a gameshow round about weed
Author: 0 Watch as Snoop Dogg loses a gameshow round about weed

Snoop was quick to hit the buzzer, but he was only able to guess the fourth answer on the board. The only problem? Leonard beat him. You can check out the entire exchange in the clip below. To be fair, sky and face are the two answers that come to mind. Check out the video to see Snoop's hilarious fail. Snoop Dogg brings his wife Shante Broadus but Leonard's wife Bernadette Robi sits out while Leonard's four kids play.

Health Care Snoop Dogg fails on a weed-themed question on 'Celebrity Family Feud'
Author: 0 Snoop Dogg fails on a weed-themed question on 'Celebrity Family Feud'

For better or worse, this is a hipper, cruder " Feud " overseen by Steve Harvey. The Doggfather listened to his family and answered "sell it", which Steve thought was pretty amusing coming from a man synonymous with smoking weed. Prior to Snoop's Family Feud fail, he had been very involved with the tragedies that have occurred throughout out the week. Snoop Dogg streamed the conversation live on his Facebook page and shared it with his millions of fans and followers .

Author: 0 Kittel wins Tour de France stage four, Sagan retains lead

Kittel was not part of the huge sprint won by Cavendish on Saturday's opening stage. For Kittel it was a ninth win on the Tour and first this year and the German was elated after seeing his bike narrowly ahead of Coquard's in the photo finish.

Health Care Blueberry pancake mix recalled over E. coli concerns
Author: 0 Blueberry pancake mix recalled over E. coli concerns

Officials say that although most strains of E. Coli are harmless, other can make you sick. Particularly vulnerable are the very young, the very old, and anyone whose immune system is suppressed. "We are working with our retail customers and the FDA to ensure any affected product is removed from the marketplace immediately". Please dispose of the product.

Author: 0 Utah resident first Zika virus death in US

Citing health privacy laws, health officials said that no additional information about the patient will be released. They "had traveled this year to an area of the world where mosquitoes are known to spread Zika virus ", department officials said in the release.

Health Care South African state TV ordered to end ban on airing protest violence
Author: 0 South African state TV ordered to end ban on airing protest violence

He says based on this, Icasa's council was in agreement with the complaints and compliance committee, which called for a reversal of the editorial changes. Mohlaloge says the SABC's decision to ban violent protest footage was not in line with a variety of legal guidelines. Maguvhe said despite the ruling, they stand by their ban on visuals showing violent protests.

Health Care E-cigarettes contribute to increased tobacco use by teens
Author: 0 E-cigarettes contribute to increased tobacco use by teens

By a year ago this had soared to 16 per cent - or one in six pupils. A new study reveals that e-cigarettes are harmful to the heart. "This study is created to provide the public health and medical communities with the data they need in order to give the best advice to smokers and vapers".

Author: 0 Police arrest 100 in black protest

Saturday. Video posted on Periscope shows footage taken by McKesson in the moments leading up to his arrest. You can then hear a police officer addressing him ("You with the loud shoes" - red sneakers are a Mckesson signature at protests) and telling him he would go to jail if he walked on the road.

Author: 0 Thumb-suckers and nail biters may get fewer allergies

Children that sucked their thumbs or bit their nails suffer fewer allergies later in life, a new study suggests. "Thumb-sucking and nail-biting are often seen as undesirable habits and are discouraged by many parents", the study, published in United States journal Pediatrics , notes.

Author: 0 Continental US Saw First Zika Related Death In Utah

Zika is primarily spread by the Aedes mosquito, but can also be sexually transmitted. The exact cause of death is not known, the health department said in a press release. "Jurisdictions can use these funds to identify and investigate a possible outbreak, to coordinate a response across all levels of government, to identify and connect families affected by Zika to community services", Haynes said.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo hails "unforgettable" Euro 2016 victory for Portugal

But those tears turned to joy after Eder's victor, with Ronaldo finally casting off the heartache he suffered as a teenager when Portugal lost the Euro 2004 final to Greece on home soil. Portugal defended doggedly and threatened occasionally without their inspirational skipper. After years of planning, the championship's first 24-team tournament became a reality over the last month, but the quality of football deteriorated.

Author: 0 Dustin Johnson to skip Olympics to due to concern about Zika

Johnson is the seventh golfer ranked in the top 20 who won't be in Rio, but so far he is the only American to withdraw. Johnson's exit is yet another blow to Olympic golf which has returned to the Games for the first time since 1904. "I would love to play for my country, and I have that opportunity and I heard that the deadline is tomorrow". Johnson is the No. 2 ranked player in the world, and his absence will certainly be missed.

Author: 0 Beijing holds South China Sea war games before ruling

FOREIGN Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. said Friday the Philippines was ready to negotiate with China on the joint exploration of oil and fishery resources in the South China Sea after the arbitration court decides on the case Manila has brought against Beijing on July 12.

Health Care What's next for Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh?
Author: 0 What's next for Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh?

With this film, the actress will have her hattrick with Ranveer Singh and the director himself completing three films at the row. Deepika is now gearing up for the release of her first Hollywood film XXX. The shoot of Padmavati is expected to begin in September. Masaan actor Vicky Kaushal is pegged to play Padmini's husband, Rana Ratan Singh. The film is supposedly based on tyrant emperor Alauddin Khilji's obsession for Padmavati , the queen of Chittor.

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