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Rio 2016: Cancellara charges to second time trial gold

Fabian Cancellara was the overall victor, taking his second Olympic time trial gold . "There are a lot of strong guys but I don't think any of them are head and shoulders above everyone else", he said. Tour de France time trial victor Tom Dumoulin is the heavy favorite. Froome is confident that he can bounce back from his 12th in the road race - one place behind Thomas, who remounted to finish.



Turkish, Russian officials to discuss solution for Syria

British Prime Minister Theresa May hosts a round table for small business representatives at 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday Aug. 4, 2016. The spokesman said Turkey and Russian Federation have opened a new chapter following the meeting between Erdogan and Putin in St.



Cyberattack Halts Australia's First Online Census

These included a large increase in online traffic, a router becoming overloaded, leading to a hardware failure, a fourth "denial of service" attempt, meaning a user was denied access to the website and a false alarm in some system monitoring information.


NATO says Turkey 'valued ally,' membership not in question

NATO says Turkey 'valued ally,' membership not in question

ANKARA , Turkey (AP) - A delegation of Turkish foreign ministry, military and intelligence officials is traveling to Russian Federation for discussions on finding a solution to the Syria conflict, Turkey's foreign minister said Wednesday.


No more 'Pokemon Go' at Hiroshima atomic bomb memorial

No more 'Pokemon Go' at Hiroshima atomic bomb memorial

Developer Niantic has a page to request the removal of Pokestops and gyms from private property and risky areas, but it's going one further, honoring requests to turn certain sites into complete Pokemon dead zones. Let's hope it's the latter, as these cheaters are really ruining the " Pokemon Go " experience for everyone-and it's impossible for Niantic to really not be aware, if they were able to detect third-party apps and Global Positioning System cheaters.


CMA targets digital banking to boost competition

CMA targets digital banking to boost competition

This new, all-purpose, banking app should be able, the CMA says, to let customers upload all their banking details so that "authorised intermediaries", such as price comparison services, will be able to tell you where the best accounts and services are to suit the way you typically save and spend.