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Durant's shot sends perfect Warriors over Cavs in Finals

Durant's shot sends perfect Warriors over Cavs in Finals

Smith's 3-pointer. It would be inaccurate to say the Warriors took a 3-0 lead in the series because of Durant alone - Stephen Curry made a timely layup and two late free throws, Irving had a layup rim out, Andre Iguodala contested James on a fadeaway, Klay Thompson forced an bad shot from Irving - but it would be equally inaccurate to think they would have won this particular game without him.



Trump Defends His Twitter Musings, But Aides Worry

During today's White House press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was pushed by a couple of reporters to answer questions on the president's recent Twitter activity. These are serious words coming out of the highest office holder in the land, and all that this bot does is just give those messages the proper honor they deserve.These are statements of the president.



Warriors set NBA Finals record for made 3s in a quarter

But Curry's monstrous Finals statistics shouldn't be ignored. A second title would go a long way. In a little more than a minute, in game that does not clinch a series, Kevin Durant locked up what surely should be the most coveted individual award in the National Basketball Association.


Apple reveals new HomePod, iPad Pro and upgraded operating systems

Apple reveals new HomePod, iPad Pro and upgraded operating systems

Analysts and investors are watching the conference this year for signs of what the company's next blockbuster product might be a decade after the introduction of its iPhone. Apple's speaker will be launching in the U.S., U.K., and Australia in December, with additional markets to come next year. The goal is to make the iPhone "the largest AR platform in the world", according to Apple software chief Craig Federighi.


ISRO's GSLV Mk III D1 Sends Amazing Selfies From Outer Space

ISRO's GSLV Mk III D1 Sends Amazing Selfies From Outer Space

P.V. Venkitakrishnan, director of ISRO's Propulsion Research Complex, quoted by trade mag Space Intel Report, said that a couple of years of further work and "fine tuning" would be needed, but then India would be winning commercial launch business because of its lower-costs.


GSLV MkIII-D1, India's heaviest rocket to fly with GSAT-19 today

GSLV MkIII-D1, India's heaviest rocket to fly with GSAT-19 today

GSLV Mk III-D1 carrying communication satellite GSAT-19 lifted off from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 5.28pm. "I congratulate all its scientists, engineers and employees for achieving a rare feat in maiden attempt", said Siddaramaiah in a statement here. It is a three-stage vehicle with an indigenous cryogenic upper stage engine created to carry heavier communication satellites into a higher Earth orbit known as Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO).