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Proton rocket, Russian-German astronomy satellite arrive at launch pad

4 hours ago   |   Spaceflight Now

 A rocket-transporting railroad car ferried a Proton booster to its launch pad Friday at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for final checkouts and testing before the...
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US Cyber Command powers up attacks against Russia's electrical grid - CNET

4 hours ago   |   CNET

Aggressive moves to implant malware are both a warning and an effort to enable crippling attacks if necessary, says The New York Times.
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A 40,000-year-old severed wolf's head was discovered in Siberia

A 40,000-year-old severed wolf's head was discovered in Siberia

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A 40,000-year-old severed wolf's head was discovered preserved by permafrost in Russia. "This is the first time the head of an ancient wolf has been found whose soft tissue has...
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Ice cream and cake: Vladimir Putin hosts birthday party for Xi Jinping - video

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Vladimir Putin helped Xi Jinping celebrate his 66th birthday in style on Sunday, gifting the Chinese president Russian ice cream and sharing some champagne to mark the occasion...
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The riskiest vacation hot spots in Europe, ranked

The riskiest vacation hot spots in Europe, ranked

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Before you plan your European vacation, it's worth checking out which countries are the most dangerous and why. The US State Department ranks countries as Levels 1 through 4...
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We obliterated a freeway - imagine what else we could do

We obliterated a freeway - imagine what else we could do

12 hours ago   |   Grist

Over the past few weeks, the crew at Grist's Seattle HQ has gotten a fresh look at this city, thanks to the demolition of an elevated freeway called the Alaskan Way...
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Rock, Paper, Scissors and Other Stories by Maxim Osipov review - bleakly comic Russian tales

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

These extraordinary short stories of provincial life shine with a dark Chekhovian comedy Born in 1963, Maxim Osipov has been publishing his clear-eyed tales of life in...
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Life after oil: Wellbeing therapy firm a family affair

13 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

A former oil and gas worker and her ex-energy industry father are tapping into growing demand for wellbeing therapies at their Urban Wellness Hub in Aberdeen. Emma Ross worked...
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How Tracing The Life Of His Grandfather Led A London Writer To Play Rugby For Georgia

How Tracing The Life Of His Grandfather Led A London Writer To Play Rugby For Georgia

14 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

I don't know what my grandfather's voice sounded like, whether it was high and hoarse or low and rumbling. I don't know whether he - like me - enjoyed rain, or preferred waking...
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Activist arrested in Russia for marijuana days after journalist released in groundless drugs case

Activist arrested in Russia for marijuana days after journalist released in groundless drugs case

14 hours ago   |   The Telegraph


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Tyson Fury makes bold prediction for tonight's Tom Schwarz fight

Tyson Fury makes bold prediction for tonight's Tom Schwarz fight

Fury is the long odds-on favourite to beat Schwarz - and he is confident of an early night in Las Vegas Read more ...

Canada book spot into last-16 with win at WWC

Canada book spot into last-16 with win at WWC

Canada New Zealand 2 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Canada are on their way to the knockout stage at the Women's World... Read more ...

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on London Mayor Sadiq Khan after three...

Donald Trump launches fresh attack on London Mayor Sadiq Khan after three murders in 24 hours in capital

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Man United may have to pay Rashford £350K to scare off Madrid and Barcelona

Man United may have to pay Rashford £350K to scare off Madrid and Barcelona

Manchester United may soon find themselves in a position where Marcus Rashford has to be paid an eye-watering £350,000 per week, according to reports. Read more ...

Love Island's Sherif Lanre CONFIRMS he was booted from villa for...

Love Island's Sherif Lanre CONFIRMS he was booted from villa for 'kicking Molly-Mae Hague in groin'

Sherif Lanre was booted from the Love Island villa after kicking Molly-Mae Hague in a sensitive region. Read more ...

Tyson Fury fight LIVE STREAM: How to watch Tyson Fury vs Tom Schwarz online...

Tyson Fury fight LIVE STREAM: How to watch Tyson Fury vs Tom Schwarz online and on TV

TYSON FURY fight live stream - how to watch Fury take on Tom Schwarz online and on TV in the UK? Read more ...

Callum Hudson-Odoi set to commit long-term future to Chelsea once Frank...

Callum Hudson-Odoi set to commit long-term future to Chelsea once Frank Lampard returns

Will Hudson-Odoi stay at Chelsea? Callum Hudson-Odoi is ready to commit his long-term future to Chelsea if Frank Lampard does indeed return to Stamford Bridge. The England... Read more ...

Royal Navy to deploy troops to protect vessels in Iran amid ‘Tanker Wars'...

Royal Navy to deploy troops to protect vessels in Iran amid ‘Tanker Wars' warning

THE ROYAL Navy will deploy 100 marines to the Persian Gulf to protect British ships following chilling warnings of “tanker wars” after two came under attack with Iran being... Read more ...

Sherif Lanre slams Love Island bosses for 'ruining chances' with Anna Vakilli

Sherif Lanre slams Love Island bosses for 'ruining chances' with Anna Vakilli

The 20-year-old chef hit out at producers after being axed from the ITV series after accidentally kicking Molly-Mae Hague Read more ...

Donald Trump claims the Queen ‘never had so much fun' during his state visit...

Donald Trump claims the Queen ‘never had so much fun' during his state visit to UK

President Trump and his wife Melania visited the UK between June 3 and 5 Read more ...