'Doctor Who' to get first female lead

Story highlights BBC has made history with the newest star of “Doctor Who.” Jodie Whittaker, star of the British crime drama “Broadchurch,” will succeed Peter Capaldi. (CNN)BBC has made history with the selection of the newest star of “Doctor Who.” On Sunday, the broadcaster announced that Jodie Whittaker, star of the British crime drama “Broadchurch,” will become the first female ...

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Formula E: Sam Bird wins historic New York ePrix

Story highlights Sam Bird wins New York ePrix First time any international motor race has been in the Big Apple (CNN)Set against the iconic backdrop of the New York skyline, Sam Bird claimed victory in a thrilling race as Formula E fever swept the city. The race marked the first time in which an international motor race of any kind ...

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Trump defends Donald Trump Jr. in tweetstorm

(CNN)President Donald Trump defended his eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., on Twitter Sunday morning amid mounting questions about his son’s meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, implying a media double standard in its treatment of Hillary Clinton. “HillaryClinton can illegally get the questions to the Debate & delete 33,000 emails but my son Don is being scorned ...

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Federer wins record 8th Wimbledon

Story highlights 35-year-old Federer oldest major winner in Open era Injured Cilic overwhelmed with emotion after losing first set Federer now holds 19 slam titles Wimbledon (CNN)An ace at 3:52PM local British time turned Roger Federer into the greatest Wimbledon men’s champion of all time. A dominant 6-3 6-1 6-4 defeat of an emotional and injured Marin Cilic on Centre ...

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Ultimate General: Civil War exits early access

My knowledge of American Civil War strategy is limited to those (excruciating) episodes of Twin Peaks where a mentally distressed Ben Horne re-enacts the historical conflict, but I gather that Ultimate General: Gettysburg, and its sequel Ultimate General: Civil War, have been extremely well received by strategy fans. Now, after a period in early access, the latter game has been ...

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Iran: Iranian-American jailed for spying

Story highlights Identity, other details not released; sentence can be appealed Person was arrested and put on trial for “gathering information” (CNN)An Iranian-American has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for spying, Iran said Sunday. Iranian judicial spokesman Gholamhossein Mohseni-Ejheie spoke in a video statement carried by the semi-official news agency Fars News. The identity and gender of the ...

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Federer thrashes tearful Cilic to make Wimbledon history

Story highlights 35-year-old Federer oldest major winner in Open era Injured Cilic overwhelmed with emotion after losing first set Federer now holds 19 slam titles Wimbledon (CNN)An ace at 3:52PM local British time turned Roger Federer into the greatest Wimbledon men’s champion of all time. A dominant 6-3 6-1 6-4 defeat of an emotional and injured Marin Cilic on Centre ...

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Underrail Expedition footage offers nine minutes of underground RPG action

You’re probably already aware, if you’re a CRPG fan, but Underrail—that’s the isometric, post-apocalyptic RPG set on and around an underground train network—has an expansion in the works. The Expedition DLC is still subterranean, but features an underground sea you’ll be exploring with the aid of jet skis. Also, there are pirates, as the above screenshot entitled ‘PiratesOnJetskis.png’ illustrates. Stygian ...

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