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How are you marking Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit?

Trump "has proudly sparked passionate often divisive emotions about things, I think Americans living here to eager to turn out and express their views", he said . Prime Minister Theresa May will host Mr Trump and his wife Melania at a dinner at Blenheim Palace this evening. He again postponed his visit in January this year after remarking that the relocation of the U.S.


Froome plays it safe as Sagan sprints ahead at Tour de France

Froome plays it safe as Sagan sprints ahead at Tour de France

There is a bloody past to the red handkerchiefs that many fans will wave during Monday's third stage of the Tour de France. But Gaviria was involved in a group pileup inside the three-kilometre zone that neutralizes the impact of accidents and could do nothing to stop Sagan from claiming a six-second overall lead.


27 million viewers watch England in World Cup semi-final

27 million viewers watch England in World Cup semi-final

That the nation will be backing them to gain revenge for the World Cup semi-final loss to France in 1998 is without question, as is the fact that there will once again be an army of fans decked out in red and white checks at the Luzhniki Stadium.


Saving our best for last: Captain Finch

Saving our best for last: Captain Finch

However, the captaincy of Aaron Finch was watertight throughout the T20I tri-series, as an inexperienced Australian side pieced together some entertaining performances. Short is expected to again partner Finch at the top of Australia's order, with wicketkeeper Alex Carey (who performed the role against Zimbabwe on Friday) to drop back down the order.


Donald Trump protests held in Wales during United Kingdom visit

Donald Trump protests held in Wales during United Kingdom visit

Friday night he will stay at the US Ambassador official residence in Regent's Park, London , which has been surrounded by a ring of steel of new security fences and road barriers to prevent a terror attack. Donald Trump will then visit the Queen with first lady Melania Trump at Windsor Castle before heading off to Theresa May's countryside home Chequers.


Serena Williams makes Wimbledon final, 10 months after childbirth

Serena Williams makes Wimbledon final, 10 months after childbirth

The German attacked the biggest chink in Ostapenko's armour - her second serve, which is weak and ineffectual. She opened with a double fault and won the next point with a bludgeoning forehand of breathtaking audacity, a pattern that left the audience gasping at her free-flowing brilliance and then gasping again at her appalling blunders right through the game.