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Author: 0 James scores 35 to outlast Raptors in Game 4

This is a different Cavs team though as the playoffs seem to have woken up the defending champs, igniting a fire that has left teams wondering if they will be able to beat them. Kyle Korver illustrated exactly why the Wine and Gold acquired him in mid-January over the last two games of the East Semis - following up his 14-point night on Friday with an 18-point gem on Sunday, going 6-of-8 from the floor, including 4-of-6 from long-range.

Author: 0 Astronaut Peggy Whitson Holds Record for Most Days in Space

Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson added yet another feather to her cap on Monday by becoming the first US astronaut with the most cumulative time in space. And back in 2008, she became the first woman to command the International Space Station. Whitson, telling Trump that it's such a "precious resource" said that they were "cleaning up our urine and making it drinkable.

Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Finally Gets Confirmed; CEO Pete Lau Teases Handset On Weibo

According to Lau, OnePlus fans should expect a "big surprise" soon from the company. The smartphone OnePlus 3T features Snapdragon 821 with 2.35 GHz processing power and comes equipped with 6GB RAM . In any case, we don't have any official details from OnePlus on the matter, so we'll have to stick to educated guesswork for now. The decision to name the device the OnePlus 5 is because of the company's Chinese roots.

Author: 0 South Koreans begin early voting to replace ousted Park

Will any of them aim to forge a more diplomatic relationship with the North? The new head of state will also have to face the growing threats from its neighbour to the north and strained relations with China due to South Korea's anti-missile shield.

Sci-tech Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was
Author: 0 Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

Bill Nye, an engineer and educator known as "the science guy" through his appearances on television, spoke to thousands of enthusiastic marchers in Washington , D.C. "We all live with science whether we study it or not", she said. Early protests in Australia and New Zealand saw demonstrators carrying signs and participating in chants such as "What do we want?" "Hopefully we reach them in some way to tell them that science is apolitical".

Author: 0 Trump to astronaut: 'Better you than me' to drink urine

Until now, the record-holder, when talking about the U.S. astronauts, was Jeff Williams with 534 days, 2 hours and 48 minutes of cumulative time in space. The record for the cumulative time in space belongs to cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, who has spent 879 days in space over five missions. Ms Whitson broke the NASA cumulative record set previous year by astronaut Jeffrey Williams; Scott Kelly holds the United States record for consecutive days in space at 340.

Sci-tech Looking Back At Some Of The Craziest Hats Of The Kentucky Derby!
Author: 0 Looking Back At Some Of The Craziest Hats Of The Kentucky Derby!

So I forked over my $10 in cash or whatever ridiculous amount it cost and took a sip of a mint julep for the first time . It's traditional to make the drink in a silver cup, but a high ball glass or whatever you have handy will work. Finally, use a short straw. The proportions can be altered. Add simple syrup. With a muddler or the flat back of a bar spoon, lightly press on the mint leaves to release their oils without tearing or shredding them.

Author: 0 Samsung foresees bigger profit in 2017 as memory chips soar

Sales of semiconductors (including memory) for the first quarter of 2017 rose 40 percent year-on-year to 15.66 trillion Korean Won (~$13.8 billion in USA currency), the highest it has ever been. The company also released various budget-line models to grab a wider range of customers. USA -based Elliott in October called for Samsung Electronics to adopt a holding company structure by splitting itself in two, and to pay out a 30 trillion won a special dividend.

Sci-tech Forsyth County under wind advisory until 8 pm Thursday
Author: 0 Forsyth County under wind advisory until 8 pm Thursday

Drivers, especially those driving high profile vehicles, should be aware of potential wind gusts that could make driving more hard. On Sunday night , it will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Sustained wind speeds of at least 35 MPH or gusts of 45 MPH or more could topple trees and power lines as well as cause property damage.A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected.

Sci-tech Chrissy Teigen admits to getting liposuction on her armpits
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen admits to getting liposuction on her armpits

When speaking about the freaky surgery, Chrissy said "It made me more confident". "I'm not shy talking about that sort of thing". "I got no regrets, honestly", she adds. After some were alarmed about her armpit lump, she tweeted , "do not be alarmed #armpitfatshadow". How do you find Chrissy Teigen's admission about her extensive surgery? While feeling exhausted, she and John felt quite relieved because now they know what to do for her to get better.

Sci-tech Russia blocks China's social media app WeChat
Author: 0 Russia blocks China's social media app WeChat

Russian Federation required internet service providers to register with related government bodies, but Tencent "had a different understanding" on this issue, the company said. The most popular mobile messaging applications in Russian Federation previous year were Mail.ru's VKontakte, Facebook's WhatsApp and Rakuten's Viber, according to consultants J'son & Partners.

Author: 0 UK Conservatives gain in local election; Labour, UKIP sink

With the Conservatives gaining more than 500 councillors - as well as winning tightly-fought mayoral races in the West Midlands and Tees Valley - Theresa May insisted she was taking "nothing for granted". "These elections are a challenging set of contests held in unique circumstances". The SNP remains the largest party in local government with 431 councillors voted in, up slightly from its total of 425 in 2012.

Author: 0 Star Wars fans, what day is today?

At Hallmark receive 25% off select Star Wars gifts with a purchase of $15 or more. But don't get too excited that Ahmed is really hanging out at a Star Wars event right now. It might also have something to do with that day being Cinco de Mayo, but to this day fans still like to let their "evil sides" come out the day after "Star Wars" Day.

Author: 0 Thousands rally at Chicago's 'March for Science'

Demonstrators gather as they participate in the March for Science rally on Earth Day, in Santiago, April 22, 2017 . Brad Slocum, a materials engineer from Virginia, said he was anxious about funding for research. "As we do so, we should remember that rigorous science depends not on ideology, but on a spirit of honest inquiry and robust debate ". Organizers said the event, planned for hundreds of cities in the US and around the world, would remain non-partisan, though some participants ...

Author: 0 Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

Ms Whitson broke the Nasa cumulative record set previous year by astronaut Jeffrey Williams; Scott Kelly holds the United States record for consecutive days in space - 340. She has since become the first woman to command ISS twice, as well as one-half of the first time two female commanders have been in orbit at the same time.

Sci-tech Mugabe: Zimbabwe Second Most Developed Nation in Africa
Author: 0 Mugabe: Zimbabwe Second Most Developed Nation in Africa

According to Mugabe, "Zimbabwe have over 14 universities and our literacy rate is over 90 [%] - the highest in Africa". "We are not a poor country and we can't be a fragile country". We can't be fragile country. "We've got these resources". Long-time leader Mugabe has ruled through the country's dramatic economic collapse. The president breathed a "thank God" out that attacks have not occurred in Zimbabwe.

Sci-tech Ariel Winter Stood Up to People Shaming Her Latest Red Carpet Look
Author: 0 Ariel Winter Stood Up to People Shaming Her Latest Red Carpet Look

From left, Nolan Gould, Steven Levitan, Ariel Winter , Eric Stonestreet, Julie Bowen, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Ty Burrell attend the Modern Family ATAS event. She also uses her platform to talk about her breast reduction surgery that she underwent in 2016. BUT... her latest revealing choice for a day trip to Disneyland on Thursday with her BF Levi Meaden and his family has some people shaking their heads.

Sci-tech Amazon's touchscreen Echo leaks again, in two colors
Author: 0 Amazon's touchscreen Echo leaks again, in two colors

This device has now appeared in pictures. At first glance the display on this new Amazon Echo touchscreen device resembles the Windows 10 lockscreen. Rumored to be in the prototype stage, the Apple device would be its first new product category launch since the Apple Watch. Well, this is because the touchscreen Amazon Echo will probably be released in a white color variant as well.

Sci-tech Berkshire profit falls as investment gains tumble (BRK., WFC, AAPL)
Author: 0 Berkshire profit falls as investment gains tumble (BRK., WFC, AAPL)

A year since the last big acquisition, Buffett may also drop hints as to how he plans to deploy the $86.4 billion cash, equivalents and treasury bills that Berkshire now holds. Over the past 10 years, book value has climbed by a total of 145%, yet the share price of Berkshire stock is up only 122%. Prices range in the neighborhood of $150 and the investment firm has stopped selling off any further shares for now.