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Needless to say, the Donald Trump administration's decision to reverse its policy on Qatar was one of the main reasons why the situation de-escalated in recent days. The negotiator-in-chief's brand of deal-making often leads to miscalculations by his friends, especially in the Middle East, as the Gulf states apparently overdid the Qatar blockade.
  • Sonora Smart Dodd: The Mother of Father's Day

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    One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. Happy Father's Day , Dad. And the joy of realistic characters who, like real people, make mistakes and can't solve problems immediately - thus putting the dampers on vital jeopardy - is that they can be allowed to stay central to the story.
  • Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NYSE:NOK)?

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    Usca Ria LLC boosted its stake in shares of Nokia Corporation by 15.1% in the first quarter. The company's revenue was down 3.8% compared to the same quarter past year. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 26th were given a $0.1824 dividend. The share price of the company (NYSE:NOK) was down -0.78%, with a high of 6.36 during the day and the volume of Nokia Corporation shares traded was 14324636.
  • Curry, Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

    Curry, Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

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    However, controversial policies and statements by President Donald Trump have created uncertainty about the future of White House title celebrations under this administration in some leagues, including in the predominantly African American NBA .
  • Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by 1 in US Open

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    Open in relation to par. One might expect a little more excitement - unless one is his caddie, James Johnson. "Well, it would change my life", he said. With the course playing like it is, no score is insurmountable, and the U.S. Open looks like it will be anyone's to win on Sunday. "I've only hit 7-iron, that's the longest I've hit into any par-4.
  • CBSE shocker: Huge errors in totalling board exam marks

    CBSE shocker: Huge errors in totalling board exam marks

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    When these two students applied for verification, Sonali's 68 was increased to 95 while that of Samiksha's doubled more than over to 90. CBSE now only allows verification while re-evaluation is possible only after a court order. With so many students facing marks discrepancies, it is indeed concerning as to what could have gone wrong while aggregating the marks and moreover, was the CBSE right in doing away with the re-evaluation process? While Sonali chose to go for verification, many ...
  • Theresa May tries to quell public anger, meets fire victims

    Theresa May tries to quell public anger, meets fire victims

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    He said he was not interested in knowing why they had left it so long to make themselves known, but stressed that it was vital for police to know they are safe and well. She said Britain remains "resolute in the face of adversity" after the horrendous fire and recent extremist attacks in London and Manchester . The announcement comes as the government is accused of failing to improve fire safety in buildings, like Grenfell Tower , despite warnings.
  • 'Significant progress' made in talks between Foster & May

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    Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster has tweeted that discussions with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party are "going well" and that she hopes for a conclusion soon. "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people are concerned and anxious about what it may mean, or what promises may be given. There's a lot of anxiety", Sinn Fein MP Michelle Glidernew told AFP.
  • Ronaldo wants to leave Real?

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    Cristiano Ronaldo has told Sir Alex Ferguson about his plan to leave Madrid . "Very few clubs can meet his [Ronaldo's] expectations". Sources at Sky Sports reported on Friday that Ronaldo , who arrived at the Bernabeu for world record fee of £80m from Man United back in 2009, no longer wanted to play in Spain just days after allegations of tax fraud came his way.
  • Xbox One X vs. PS4 Pro Specs, Features

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    The console isn't even able to pre-order yet because it needs to be approved from FCC first, but this hasn't stopped Microsoft from showing the console and its games at E3. "I don't want to get into all the numbers, but in aggregate you should think about the hardware part of the console business is not the money-making part of the business", Spencer said.
  • E3 2017 Reflections - Damien, Editor-in-Chief

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    And while some games, like Forza 7 , run at the magical native 4K/60fps mark, others, such as Destiny 2 , are locked to 30fps at 4K. With the Xbox One X , Microsoft appears to have made no compromises whatsoever. However, the PS4 Pro's specifications - including memory and processor speed - are lower than those of the Xbox One X . It's a native 4K resolution game, which accounts for why the download file size is so big.