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Lexi Thompson's 'weirdest round ever' helps Team USA retain Solheim Cup Lexi Thompson's 'weirdest round ever' helps Team USA retain Solheim Cup
- August 21, 2017

And I think I got off to a hot start. The United States took a 10 1/2-5 1/2 lead over Europe on Saturday in the Solheim Cup , matching its biggest advantage entering the final day. Brittany Lincicome was on a roll, on and off the golf course . At the last Catriona's birdie putt from 30 feet drifted wide, but Lewis was unable to convert hers from ten feet, handing Matthew a one -up victory. (more...)
Here's when the solar eclipse will peak in our Capital City
- August 19, 2017

The maximum eclipse will take place at 1:16 p.m., with 76.41 percent of the sun obstructed. An event of this scale won't happen again until 2316 so it's understandable to want to whip out your iPhone and start shooting. "Partial is impressive in that part of the sun is bitten away by the moon". "Do not look through the pin-hole at the sun itself", he cautioned. You can also use the projection method to keep up with the eclipse. (more...)
Around 400 Manx students await A level results Around 400 Manx students await A level results
- August 19, 2017

The overall pass rate was 99 per cent, while 78 per cent gained A* to C grades. Monika added an impressive A* and A to her string of A level successes after scooping two A* grades previous year, bringing her grand total to 3 A*s and 1 A. (more...)
How to watch live stream of 2017 solar eclipse How to watch live stream of 2017 solar eclipse
- August 19, 2017

Here in the Twin Tiers it will appear as if someone has taken a bite out of the sun, but we wont be able to see this for too long as the shadow will be racing off to the South-East at 1,251 miles per hour. Check out this video to learn about how the Exploratorium will make music from the total solar eclipse. Many stores are running out of glasses for viewing the solar eclipse, but you can still view the eclipse safely. (more...)
Cambrils attack: four suspects shot dead by one officer, police say Cambrils attack: four suspects shot dead by one officer, police say
- August 18, 2017

Witnesses said the white van zigzagged at high speed down Las Ramblas, a busy avenue thronged with tourists, knocking down pedestrians and leaving bodies strewn across the ground. The tribute ended with long applause and a spontaneous chant: "No tinc por" - Catalan for "I'm not afraid". "I am not afraid!" Another U.S. citizen suffered minor injuries in the attack, officials said. (more...)
North Korea and America Could Stumble into a Nuclear War
- August 18, 2017

China and Russian Federation have called for a "double freeze" or "double suspension" approach, whereby North declares a moratorium on its nuclear and missile tests in exchange for South Korea and the United States halting their joint military exercises. (more...)