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Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

After trading away the future No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft to the Celtics back in 2013, the Nets apparently want to move back up the draft board and are willing to package their two first-round picks in order to do so. Barring any trades, the Nets will select again at No. 57 in the second round. But you have to believe that the 6-foot-7 athletic powerhouse Martin, a two-time Atlantaic-10 Conference defensive Player of the Year, is on the radar of Brooklyn Nets.


May offers 'fair deal' for European Union nationals

May offers 'fair deal' for European Union nationals

Meanwhile, Mr Barnier said he believed a "fair" deal was possible for both sides but he made clear the talks, beginning a year after the UK's Brexit referendum, would take place according to a timetable set by the EU. The UK must work out a number of issues after triggering Article 50 - including trade, migration, education and health care. The EU and Britain on Monday launched the long-awaited Brexit talks at European Commission's headquarters in Brussels, almost one year after Britain ...



North Korea conducts another missile test

North Korea is willing to halt its nuclear and missile tests if the USA withdraws the nuclear-capable weapons it has deployed in and around the Korean peninsula and halts military exercises in the region, Pyongyang's ambassador to India has said .



Hamas: ISIS didn't kill female Israeli soldier

The attack marks the first time that IS have claimed an attack inside Israel, the monitoring group SITE said. According to Israel's Shin Bet internal security service, the three assailants, who were killed by Israeli security after the attack, were from the West Bank and had "a background in terrorist activities".



Tropical Storm Cindy Brings Rain and Possible Flooding

The National Weather Service in the New Orleans area is seeing 30 miles per hour wind gusts, and Graham said residents could see 35 to 40 miles per hour gusts Thursday . "Please do all you can to prepare for the worst while praying for the best". Volunteers put out sand bags due to the arrival of Tropical Storm Cindy in Lafitte, La., Wednesday, June 21, 2017 .



After pointed criticism, Tillerson urges Gulf demands be sent to Qatar

Four Arab states now boycotting Qatar for allegedly supporting terorrism have sent the country a lot of 13 demands, according to one of the countres' officials who spoke to Reuters. On the surface, the tiny Persian Gulf nation of Qatar has much in common with Saudi Arabia and the other monarchies of the Arabian peninsula. Other countries who have recently cut diplomatic ties with Qatar include the Maldives and the Comoros Islands, along with Libya's Tobruk-based government.