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  • Who is Sung Hyun Park?

    Who is Sung Hyun Park?

    Park hit a chip from over the green on the par-5 18th to save par and win the $900,000 top prize from the $5 million event. "It's nearly like I'm floating on a cloud in the sky", Park said. England's Charley Hull finished 11 strokes behind Park on level par, with Scotland's Catriona Matthew a further six shots back. "But I keep in mind to stick with how I usually play because it was part of my practice and I stuck with it and I did it".

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  • Donald Trump's approval rating falls to 36 percent in new poll

    Donald Trump's approval rating falls to 36 percent in new poll

    President Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to denounce a new poll that shows his approval rating at a record low among presidents six months into office. The poll also offers a look at the perception of the Democratic party. Forty-three percent approve of the president's handling of the economy, while 41 percent disapprove.

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  • Moscow losing patience over seized Russian properties in US

    Moscow losing patience over seized Russian properties in US

    In December, former US President Barack Obama ordered the removal of 35 Russians suspected of being spies after American intelligence agencies concluded that Russia had tried to interfere in the 2016 presidential election . "We strongly urge the State Department not to return the diplomatic compounds in Maryland and NY to the Government of the Russian Federation at this time", a group of four Senate Democrats wrote in a letter to Mr.

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  • Afghan girls robotics team arrives in Kabul

    Afghan girls robotics team arrives in Kabul

    But Mohib said that based on discussions with US officials, it appears the girls were rebuffed due to concerns they would not return to Afghanistan. According to the news agency AP, these girls were given a visa after the recommendation of President Trump.

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  • Saudi Arabia has demonstrated leadership in fight against terrorism

    Saudi Arabia has demonstrated leadership in fight against terrorism

    The Qatari minister again denied accusations that his nation provided support to terror groups, accusing the four of failing to provide "single evidence" against his gas-rich nation. Sheikh Mohammed, in an apparent reference to punitive measures leveled against Doha by the bloc, said curbing terrorism could not be carried out through "practicing political and intellectual terrorism against a state".

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  • Mirzakhani, first female 'Nobel Prize for Mathematics' victor, is dead

    Mirzakhani, first female 'Nobel Prize for Mathematics' victor, is dead

    The mathematician is survived by her husband Jan Vondrák, a Czech theoretical computer scientist and professor at Stanford, along with a daughter, Anahita. According to doctors, her cancer had spread to her bones. The Iran native thrived in study of curved surfaces such as doughnut shapes and amoebas - to a degree that other bright minds in the field dared not explore, her colleagues have said.

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  • Disney shows what Star Wars Lands will look like

    Disney shows what Star Wars Lands will look like

    Nestled faaaaar in the back is the Millennium Falcon , which will house one of the two brand new attractions in the area. It is estimated the new Star Wars project will cost around $1bn and is expected to open in 2019. The second attraction takes guests into the heat of a battle between the First Order and the Resistance . "It's up to you and your role inside of that will be defined by how you choose".

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  • Inflation Flat in June As Slowdown Continues

    Inflation Flat in June As Slowdown Continues

    The U.S. consumer price index increased 1.6 percent, the smallest gain since October 2016, after rising 1.9 percent in May, the Labor Department said. The drop came after the U.S. data raised doubts about USA economic growth and whether the Fed will hike rates again this year. Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan also adopted a cautious stance on recent slowdown in U.S inflation and called for a gradual removal of policy accommodation in future.

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  • Sinkhole swallows home leaving a swampy mess in the aftermath

    Sinkhole swallows home leaving a swampy mess in the aftermath

    But there was concern that the hole could expand to the lake near the homes, he said. - A sinkhole in Florida swallowed two homes and a boat Friday morning in Pasco County's Land O' Lakes area. "This is something we've never seen before", he said. Authorities say a sinkhole had previously been fixed at the location. Duke Energy has cut power in the area as a safety precaution.

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  • Pelosi Plans To Force House Russia Votes

    Specifically, a bipartisan group of Senators reached a compromise to combine several pending Russia-related measures and attach them as an amendment to S.722 - The Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 . Russian President Vladimir Putin confronted Trump with complaints about the sanctions when the two met July 7 at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin told reporters.

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  • Long Island weather: Rain possible Friday ahead of drier weekend

    Long Island weather: Rain possible Friday ahead of drier weekend

    The rain risk will be up to 50 percent as a weak cold front approaches central North Carolina. It will be partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. The low will be around 65. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. The chance of showers decreases into the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

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  • Donald Trump's Climate Change Denial Ignites the Grass Roots

    Donald Trump's Climate Change Denial Ignites the Grass Roots

    Presenting the legislative package to state senate lawmakers yesterday, Brown argued there was an urgent need to combat climate change , which he described as a "threat to organised existence", according to US News . "The American government may have pulled out of the Paris Agreement, but American society remains committed to it - and we will redouble our efforts to achieve its goals ", Bloomberg added.

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  • Woman Taking A Selfie Knocks Down RM859K Worth Of Art Installation

    Woman Taking A Selfie Knocks Down RM859K Worth Of Art Installation

    It's both cringeworthy and mesmerizing. The exhibit, which opened in March after a four-year delay, featured the work of various artists, according to Hyperallergic . Around the 10 second mark, you can see a woman in the upper right stoop down for her ill-fated selfie and everything goes wrong. A woman in Los Angeles has apparently demonstrated just how damaging selfies can be by destroying whole row of pieces of art while trying to get that ideal image.

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  • '16 dead in U.S. military plane crash in Mississippi'

    '16 dead in U.S. military plane crash in Mississippi'

    Mississippi Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher says residents should be aware of unsafe debris . Jones added the fire was punctuated by the pops of small explosions. "The Hercules C-130s. That's what's surprising; they're a very safe aircraft". The force of the crash almost flattened the plane, Jones said. "We're probably not going to know for a long time".

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  • China sends military personnel to base in Djibouti

    China sends military personnel to base in Djibouti

    While Beijing has been careful to downplay the base's significance, casting it as a focal point more for logistics than military maneuvers, an opinion piece in the state-run Global Times emphasizes its unprecedented nature. Xinhua said the establishment of the base was a decision made by the two countries after "friendly negotiations, and accords with the common interest of the people from both sides".

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  • Gianfranco Zola: 'Andrea Belotti is ideal fit for Chelsea'

    Gianfranco Zola: 'Andrea Belotti is ideal fit for Chelsea'

    Torino have not received any formal bids for Andrea Belotti amid interest from Chelsea , with his €100 million release clause yet to be triggered. However, following the failure, Conte has underlined his desire to sign Belotti, who is available at his current release clause of £88m. I'm glad he's with us and I hope he can stay.

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  • Search intensifies for 4 missing young men in Pennsylvania

    Search intensifies for 4 missing young men in Pennsylvania

    Finocchiaro was last seen getting into the auto of a man who is not missing on July 7, reports the Bucks County Times . DiNardo is Facebook friends with Patrick. The district attorney declined to disclose if DiNardo is cooperating with police. Cosmo DiNardo was released from jail Tuesday night. The investigation, noted the DA, is "still wide open".

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