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Unbalanced wind farm planning exacerbates fluctuations

If European countries cooperated better in the field of wind energy, wind power output would fluctuate less. This is the conclusion reached by a group of energy and climate researchers who, for the first time, have combined a long-term analysis of predominan

Lightning coach Jon Cooper says they lacked desperation

The difference between the Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday night is that one team played like they were facing elimination, while the other did not.The Capitals were out there giving max effort

Amazon to launch a new app store with tools for its two million sellers

Amazon is launching new app store with tools created specifically to help its sellers manage their inventory and orders. Called the Marketplace Appstore, it will feature apps made using Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) by Amazon and third-party dev

Nirav Modi scam: PNB Ex-MD knew it all, could have averted Rs 130-bn fraud

In its 12,000-page charge sheet, CBI claims that Usha Ananthasubramanian and some other senior bank officials were aware about Nirav Modi's fraudulent dealings, but kept misleading RBI

Coulthard reflects on confidence-building Supercars win

The Kiwi took a well-deserved win away from Sunday's 200-kilometre race at Winton, beating teammate Scott McLaughlin off the line before storming to a comfortable victory.It was his first win since the Sydney Motorsport Park round back in August last year, wh

PNB fraud: ED attaches over Rs 171-cr assets of Nirav Modi

The central probe agency here said it issued a provisional order under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), attaching four commercial premises -- with the market value of Rs 72.87 crore -- in Mumbai and Surat, 106 bank accounts holding Rs 55.12 cror

WATCH: Cavs fan puts on epic show during halftime mini-hoops competition

While the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers hydrated and came up with updated game plans in their locker rooms during halftime of Game 4, a Cavaliers fan put on quite a show of his own at center court.The setting was a standard arcade variety mini-hoops

Joel Embiid appears to throw shade at Aron Baynes

Joel Embiid appeared to take a moment out of his Monday evening to throw some shade in the direction of Boston Celtics big man Aron Baynes.During the fourth quarter of Monday’s Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Celtics and Cleveland Cavali

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Comcast gets into mesh Wi-Fi with xFi pods - CNET

Extend the reach of your Wi-Fi with Comcast's new plug-in extenders.

Pregnant smokers may reduce harm done to baby's lungs by taking vitamin C

Women who are unable to quit smoking during their pregnancy may reduce the harm smoking does to their baby's lungs by taking vitamin C, according to a new randomized, controlled trial.

Why do so many conservatives think of themselves as victims?

There’s a guy I work with who generally likes to be the life of the party. If there’s ever time to mess around, he likes to be in the middle of things with jokes, and teasing people. And he can genuinely be a fun addition to the atmosphere of the place.

Open thread for night owls: Rotten 'Bank Lobbyist Act' up for House vote Tuesday

Andrea Germanos at Common Dreams writes—Progressives Sound Alarm Ahead of Tuesday House Vote on 'Bank Lobbyist Act’: Progressive lawmakers and advocacy groups are sounding alarm on Monday ahead of the U.S. House's vote on a financial deregulatory bill d

Watch: Officials miss interference call involving Alex Ovechkin

Officials missed an interference by Dan Girardi on Alex Ovechkin during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday night.The play in question happened in the first period but went uncalled. That play was indicative of how Game 6 was played. It was hard

Sparks flying after opening win over defending champs (May 21, 2018)

Los Angeles is one of the true contenders for the WNBA championship and proved it with its season-opening win over defending champion Minnesota on Sunday. The Sparks are looking to continue to take care of business when they square off against the Indiana Fev

Brewers hit 3 HRs off Greinke, beat Diamondbacks 4-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) Travis Shaw, Domingo Santana and Lorenzo Cain each hit home runs off Zack Greinke, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Monday night.

Rays will try to slow down Red Sox's power (May 21, 2018)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays get back to having a traditional starting pitcher on the mound, but they'll do so Tuesday night against the best hitting lineup in the majors as the Boston Red Sox come to town.

Taillon, Pirates host Reds (May 21, 2018)

The last time Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon faced the Cincinnati Reds, only a third-inning single by the opposing pitcher prevented him from throwing a no-hitter.

Elieser Hernandez turns in 5 strong innings, but Marlins' bats go cold in shutout loss to Mets

Jason Vargas returned to the rotation with 5 great innings, AJ Ramos pitched out of a bases-loaded jam in the 6th and the Mets beat the Marlins 2-0 on Monday.

Ohtani off to flying start with Angels, yet still improving

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) The most remarkable aspect of the first two months in Shohei Ohtani's major league career is how the unprecedented has become normal.

Nationals hit four home runs, beat Padres 10-2

Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, hit a three-run homer in his first career start

Houston police chief pens viral statement on ‘so-called people of faith’ who defend gun rights

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo has been in the news lately because of his humanitarian calls for decency surrounding President Trump’s and Jeff Sessions’ terrorist campaign against undocumented families. But on Friday evening, Chief Acevedo took to hi

Paul Stastny open to re-signing with Winnpeg

Paul Stastny being dealt to the Jets was one of the bigger surprises of the trade deadline back in February. St. Louis was expected to add instead of selling while Winnipeg has typically shied away from making the big deadline day moves. They made the move an

WATCH: Jayson Tatum clanks dunk attempt off back of the rim

Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum has been making us ooh and ah all year long with his highlight-reel dunks, but on Monday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers he suffered an embarrassing miss.Midway through the first quarter of Game 4, Tatum went up for a

Jaylen Brown gets off to brutal start in Game 4

Jaylen Brown had a really rough start in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday night.Brown began the game shooting just 1-for-9 as the Boston Celtics fell behind the Cleveland Cavaliers. He missed a layup, a couple of threes, and had two shots blo

Today's picks: From Sun Pharma to CIL, hot stocks to watch on Tuesday

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Chase Elliott to run select Xfinity races for GMS Racing

Elliott will pilot the No. 23 GMS Racing Chevrolet Camaro, which Spencer Gallagher drove until he was suspended for violating NASCAR's substance abuse policy. Hooters, which serves as the primary sponsor for Elliott in a handful of MENCS races, will back t

White House attempts to prove Trump isn't a racist with a press release about 'violent animals'

Last week, Donald Trump let loose with yet another racist rant against immigrants: “These aren’t people. These are animals.” After being called out for his vile eliminationist rhetoric, Team Trump—including the Racist-in-Chief himself—insis

Netflix announces huge multi-year deal with America's favorite first couple

Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce a variety of new content for the growing subscription television service. xPresident Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films an

Marcus Peters' message to the Rams on teammate Aaron Donald: 'Pay the man'

Aaron Donald is skipping another set of offseason workouts

Cubs host Indians with 3rd straight win in sights (May 21, 2018)

The Chicago Cubs will go for their third win in a row as they welcome the Cleveland Indians to open a two-game series on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field.

Alexi Lalas: Jurgen Klinsmann’s plan failed, but it wasn’t a mistake

Alexi Lalas reacts to Jurgen Klinsmann saying the USMNT would've qualified for the FIFA World Cup had he not been fired. Listen to more on the State of the Union Podacst.

19-year-old Soto, Harper homer, send Nats over Padres 10-2 (May 21, 2018)

WASHINGTON (AP) Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, hit a three-run homer in his first career start as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 10-2 on Monday.

Pivetta throws 7 scoreless innings, Phillies top Braves 3-0 (May 21, 2018)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Nick Pivetta struck out seven over seven innings, and Nick Williams and Aaron Altherr each homered to lead the Phillies to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

Comcast’s mesh Wi-Fi system, xFi Pods, launches nationwide

Comcast today is officially launching its own Wi-Fi extender devices called xFi Pods that help to address problems with weak Wi-Fi signals in parts of a customer’s home due to things like the use of building materials that disrupt signals, or even just

Budenholzer seeks to unlock Bucks’ defensive potential

Mike Budenholzer will prioritize improving the Bucks’ defense, Genaro C. Armas of the Associated Press reports. Budenholzer, who agreed to a four-year contract last week to become the team’s head coach, feels Milwaukee’s roster has plenty of good defens

Andre Iguodala day-to-day after MRI on knee comes back clean

The injury news on Andre Iguodala is positive.An MRI on Iguodala’s knee came back clean, according to The Vertical’s Shams Charania. He says the Golden State Warriors forward is day-to-day.Iguodala hurt his knee in the fourth quarter of the Warriors’ Ga

Star Wars character Lando Calrissian is pansexual, and I couldn't be happier - CNET

Commentary: When it comes to representation in a galaxy far, far away, it's good to know Lando sees beyond gender to fall in love the way I do.

Uber sued by former engineer for sexual harassment - CNET

Inappropriate comments and touching are some of what the female engineer says she endured while working at the ride-hailing company.

Reyes: 'I feel comfortable on the mound, and that's all I really can ask for'

Alex Reyes is working to return from Tommy John surgery, making a final rehab appearance on Thursday before joining the Cardinals.
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