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This Greek Island Is Being Overwhelmed by Thousands of Migrants

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This Greek Island Is Being Overwhelmed by Thousands of Migrants
The massive influx is exhausting resources on the island of Lesbos
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Photographing the Presidential Campaign With an iPhone 6

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Photographing the Presidential Campaign With an iPhone 6
Brooks Kraft shares his tips to capture candid shots this election season
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Gough Whitlam's childhood home faces demolition after heritage bid fails

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Gough Whitlam's childhood home faces demolition after heritage bid fails
The 100-year-old Melbourne home where the former prime minister was born is deemed not worthy of protection by the Heritage Council of Victoria The birthplace ... more

7/7 bombings: Britain to fall silent in memory of attacks – live

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7/7 bombings: Britain to fall silent in memory of attacks – live
Britain to observe minute’s silence to mark the 10th anniversary of atrocity in which 52 people were murdered and hundreds more injured when four suicide ... more

Aust mull toss and XI for Ashes opener

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Australian captain Michael Clarke says he'll consider bowling first in the first Test of the Ashes, unless the green seamer in Cardiff is pared back.

Keys to victory in first Ashes Test

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Eight issues that will shape the course of this week's Ashes opener between Australia and England in Cardiff.

Pamplona's San Fermín festival begins - in pictures

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Pamplona's San Fermín festival begins - in pictures
The annual Fiesta de San Fermín, made famous by Ernest Hemmingway’s 1926 novel The Sun Also Rises, involves the daily running of the bulls through ... more

Quality of office facilities helps retain staff, UK study shows

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Quality of office facilities helps retain staff, UK study shows
Most workers say the quality of their office and workplace facilities play a big part in whether to stay in their job, a study has ... more

Bankers sacked for 'IS' execution prank on team building day

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Bankers sacked for 'IS' execution prank on team building day
Six bank staff have been sacked after filming themselves staging a mock Islamic State-style execution during a team-building day out.

Greek crisis sends US stocks lower

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Greek crisis sends US stocks lower
Stocks in the US have fallen broadly following drops in overseas markets as Greeks voted to reject creditor conditions for more loans, but the losses ... more

Apple will bring back Home Sharing for music on iOS 9

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It sucks that Home Sharing for music isn't available on iOS 8.4, but don't worry -- Apple isn't permanently getting rid of the feature to ... more

Uber to Invest $50 Million in India’s Technology-Friendly City of Hyderabad

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Uber to Invest $50 Million in India’s Technology-Friendly City of Hyderabad
The investment includes the firm's largest office outside the U.S.
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YouTube up to 240bn monthly video views, with top 100 MCNs worth $10bn

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YouTube up to 240bn monthly video views, with top 100 MCNs worth $10bn
Report claims that more than 22 multi-channel networks reaching 1bn monthly views, as top star PewDiePie’s earnings are revealedThe 100 largest multi-channel networks (MCNs) on ... more

@POTUS unscripted: Obama shows a looser side on Twitter

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@POTUS unscripted: Obama shows a looser side on Twitter
WASHINGTON (AP) — Forget the primetime interviews or the formal, choreographed news conferences. President Barack Obama is taking to Twitter to muse about sports, pop ... more

Chatterbox: Tuesday

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Chatterbox: Tuesday
The place to talk about games and other things that matterIt’s Tuesday! Continue reading...

NBA forward blames bigger iPhones for wrecking his shooting percentage

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NBA forward blames bigger iPhones for wrecking his shooting percentage
Matt Bonner has achieved a 41.4 percentage on three-point shots during his 11-year NBA career, but during his last season with the San Antonio Spurs, ... more

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is terrifying through the eyes of a computer

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is terrifying through the eyes of a computer
Google has spent the last few years teaching computers how to see, understand, and appreciate our world. The first images from Google's project, shown in June, reveal ... more

Ashes 2015: webchat with Mike Selvey

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Ashes 2015: webchat with Mike Selvey
Our cricket correspondent will be online from 10am BST to answer your questions about the forthcoming Test between England and Australia in CardiffEngland finalising first ... more

Ashes 2015: Stuart Broad and James Anderson is a partnership of equals

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Ashes 2015: Stuart Broad and James Anderson is a partnership of equals
While Anderson appears undroppable and Broad’s place in the team is often questioned, both will be as important if England are to beat AustraliaIt was ... more

Fabian Cancellara withdraws from Tour de France after fracturing vertebrae

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Fabian Cancellara withdraws from Tour de France after fracturing vertebrae
• Cancellara suffered injury to back during Monday’s heavy pile-up• ‘This is incredibly disappointing for me,’ said the Trek riderFabian Cancellara has withdrawn from the ... more

Football transfer rumours: Ángel Di María to Bayern Munich for cash and stars?

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Football transfer rumours: Ángel Di María to Bayern Munich for cash and stars?
Today’s Mill is awash with treasure stashesThe Mill has never paid much attention to Ángel Di María’s tattoos and nor, presumably has Louis van Gaal. ... more

Pitching struggles, but Jimmy Rollins delivers Dodgers win against his former team

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KEY MOMENT: Jimmy Rollins said this game was like any other, but, of course, it wasn't. The game marked the first time Rollins played against ... more

Coming to Disney Stores: 30-minute Playmation demos

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Later this year, Walt Disney Co. will launch a new line of smart toys, called Playmation, that relies on a system of interconnected devices to put ... more

Bike-sharing as a bridge between commute gaps

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Commuting by mass transit in Los Angeles can sometimes feel like a schlep, particularly for those who don't live and work within easy walking distance ... more

Pitching struggles, but Jimmy Rollins delivers Dodgers win against his former team

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KEY MOMENT: Jimmy Rollins said this game was like any other, but, of course, it wasn't. The game marked the first time Rollins played against ... more

Dodgers' rotation needs a bit of a turnaround

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Jimmy Rollins smiled when he was asked whether he has spoken to Cole Hamels about pitching for the Dodgers.

For Dodgers, 10-7 win over Phillies is a labor of love

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Some baseball games are tougher to watch than others. And sometimes, there are games like the Dodgers' 10-7 win over the Phillies, which almost seem ... more

No 'Top Gear' show for ITV until at least 2017

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No 'Top Gear' show for ITV until at least 2017
ITV won't be allowed to show a Jeremy Clarkson 'Top Gear' follow-up until 2017.

Director Zhang Yimou sues ex-production partner for $2.5M

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BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court says Zhang Yimou has sued the company in charge of promoting and distributing his 2009 film "A Woman, a ... more

Legendary producer Jerry Weintraub dies aged 77

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Legendary producer Jerry Weintraub dies aged 77
Jerry Weintraub, the dynamic producer and manager who pushed the career of John Denver and produced such hit movies as Nashville and Ocean’s Eleven, has ... more

9. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl - $1.25M

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9. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl - $1.25M
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon's Me and Earl and the Dying Girl stars Thomas Mann as Greg, a high-school senior who spends most of his time filming low-budget ... more

4. Magic Mike XXL - $12.86M

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4. Magic Mike XXL - $12.86M
Retired male stripper Magic Mike (Channing Tatum) decides to help his friends put on one last show, as the crew embark on a road trip ... more

New findings can help scientists generate tailor-made proteins optimized for use in optogenetics

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Optogenetics techniques, which allow scientists to map and control nerve cells using light stimulation, are being used to study neural circuits in the brain with ... more

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 7, 2015

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 7, 2015
By United Press International UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Donald Trump deletes retweet about Jeb Bush's wife

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Donald Trump deletes retweet about Jeb Bush's wife
Kate StantonNEW YORK, July 7 (UPI) -- Donald Trump quoted a tweet saying that Jeb Bush "has to like the Mexican illegals because of his ... more

Ebola-stricken nations need $700 mln to rebuild healthcare

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Ebola-stricken nations need $700 mln to rebuild healthcare
Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone need a further $696 million in donor funding to rebuild their battered health services over the next two years in ... more

MIT researchers reveal key brainwave changes among patients receiving nitrous oxide

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Nitrous oxide, commonly known as "laughing gas," has been used in anesthesiology practice since the 1800s, but the way it works to create altered states ... more