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Source: Knicks reject Hawks’ offer for No. 3 pick
The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks, a source told ESPN’s Jonathan Givony.


Sam Kerr’s four goals lift Australia to knockout round
Australia got exactly what it needed against Jamaica: A record night from Sam Kerr, some rest and enough goals to grab second place in Group C.


Boris Johnson builds lead in race to be UK prime minister

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 22:38:43 +0000

Boris Johnson builds lead in race to be UK prime minister

LONDON – Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson increased his lead in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister Tuesday in a Conservative Party vote that eliminated one of his rivals and enabled upstart candidate Rory Stewart to defy expectations by remaining in the contest.

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Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 22:33:57 +0000

Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes

PARIS – Boeing is selling its 737 Max planes again.The company announced at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday that International Airlines Group, the parent company of British Airways and other carriers, signed a letter of intent for 200 Boeing 737 aircraft.

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‘Euphoria’ Isn’t the Coming-of-Age Show Black Girls Deserve

Credit to Author: DeAsia Paige| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 19:07:35 +0000

It’s yet another example of Black girls’ onscreen narratives being defined by trauma.


The 30 Best Things We Saw at the Toronto Raptors Parade

Credit to Author: Mack Lamoureux| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:51:44 +0000

While our favourite thing was Marc Gasol’s, uh, exuberance, there was lots of joy to be found around Toronto.


Private investments eyed for clean energy projects

Credit to Author: JORDEENE B. LAGARE| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:17:55 +0000

A partnership for more investments in clean energy projects across Asia Pacific has been forged by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the United States Agency for International Development (Usaid)….READ

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Magnitude 6 quake kills 12, injures 134 in China

Credit to Author: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:17:45 +0000

BEIJING: The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 12 dead and 134 injured on Tuesday, as rescuers pulled bodies and survivors from wrecked buildings. More…READ

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Fear is Alas worst enemy

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:57 +0000

“Now the strength of my knee is malakas naman (Now the strength of my knee is strong).” – Kevin Alas #PBA


Avena eyes repeat as Phl Seniors golf begins

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 23:00:39 +0000

Avena battled back from three shots down with four holes left in regulation then the club bet nipped Rolly Viray in a playoff to snare last year’s title in the centerpiece Seniors Open for 55-years-old and above).


San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 22:21:18 +0000

San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales

SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes to crack down on youth vaping.

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Boratong gang members yield drugs worth P6.8M

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 21:05:28 +0000

Boratong gang members yield drugs worth P6.8M

More than a decade after authorities dismantled the notorious “shabu tiangge” in Pasig City and sent its operator, Amin Boratong, to jail, the remaining members of his drug network continue to operate.

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