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Steve Kerr will coach the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals

Golden State warriors head coach Steve Kerr will coach in Game 2. Eric Risberg/AP Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr addressed the media prior to Game 2 of the NBA Finals and announced that he will be on the bench for the first time in more than six weeks. “The intention is to coach the rest of the series,” Kerr ...

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A man fleeing the London terror attack with a pint of beer is a symbol of the city's defiant spirit

He’s a tongue-in-cheek symbol of the city’s defiance. Sky news via AP The INSIDER Summary: A terrorist attack in London on Saturday killed seven and injured 48 more people. London’s spirit remains defiant after the attack. A man fleeing the scene with a pint of beer in hand is a symbol of the city’s spirit. A man walking away from London’s ...

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An expert navigator explains how to tell the exact time it will begin to rain

Business Insider spoke with expert navigator Tristan Gooley, author of “How To Read Water: Clues & Patterns from Puddles to the Sea“, about how to tell the exact time when it will start to rain. He said: “Wherever you are in the world, rain will tend to come in from the same direction most of the year. And if you look in ...

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Britain's economy grew even less than we thought at the start of 2017

Ian Walton/Getty Images LONDON — Britain’s economy grew just 0.2% in the first quarter of 2017, according to a second estimate from the Office for National Statistics released on Thursday, even lower than the preliminary reading released in late April. The 0.2% growth in the first quarter marks the slowest growth since the beginning of 2016, the ONS said. The slowdown ...

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3 of Montana's biggest newspapers pulled their endorsements of Greg Gianforte after he was charged with assault

Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte looks on during a campaign meet and greet at Lions Park on May 23, 2017 in Great Falls, Montana. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Three of Montana’s biggest newspapers backed away from Greg Gianforte, the state’s Republican candidate for the House of Representatives, after he was accused of body-slamming a reporter on Wednesday. Missoulian, the Billings Gazette, ...

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Sir Jony Ive has been appointed chancellor of the world's number 1 art school (AAPL)

Jonathan Ive speaks with actor Stephen Fry in the product room during a media event in San Francisco, California, U.S. September 7, 2016.REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach Jony Ive, the Brit who has risen to become Apple’s chief design officer, has been appointed chancellor of the Royal College of Art (RCA). He will take up the role in July and replace British engineer ...

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The 25 coolest tech companies in Israel

Tel Aviv.REUTER/ Nir Elias Israel continues to produce an impressive number of highly successful tech companies for a country with a population of just 9 million people.  The Middle Eastern country is sometimes referred to as “Startup Nation” thanks to the sheer number of entrepreneurs building businesses there, particularly in cities like Tel Aviv.  Multinational tech companies like Google, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft all ...

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European stocks are treading water ahead of OPEC's latest meeting

File photo of a worker walking past a pump jack on an oil field owned by Bashneft, Bashkortostan Thomson Reuters LONDON — European stocks are broadly flat on Thursday morning as market participants brace themselves for the latest meeting of the oil producers cartel, OPEC. Most analysts expect the cartel to extend production cuts for another six to nine months ...

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The pound is heading towards $1.30

LONDON — The pound was approaching 1.30 against the dollar on Thursday, with modest gains in early morning trading as investors wait for the UK’s first quarter GDP report. Sterling passed above the psychologically significant $1.30 level last week, but has struggled against the greenback since then, largely thanks to dollar strength. The pound is up 0.11% from the open, and ...

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This company is offering the chance to co-own a luxury yacht for a quarter of the normal price

SeaNet For 55-year old Belgian entrepreneur and sailing enthusiast Matty Zadnikar, the two best moments of his life were the day he bought his yacht and the day he sold it. This is a common sentiment among yacht owners — while nothing beats the thrill of buying a yacht, the steep costs and effort involved involved in owning one often ...

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