Wales glows yellow for Geraint Thomas

Across Wales, buildings including palaces and the national library have been lit up in yellow to accolade Welshman Geraint Thomas winning the Tour de France. Image copyright Cadw/ Welsh Government Image caption The magnificent Caerphilly Castle showered in a warm glow Watch: Thomas fans dancing in the street in Paris Plans to celebrate tours win […]

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Spin cycle: Ivanka, Michelle and DC’s cycling studios

( CNN) Let’s be real — Washington isn’t precisely a destination for celebrity sightings. But the shared pastime of the District’s most high-profile women, Michelle Obama and Ivanka Trump, has local indoor cycling studios abuzz. Washington’s boutique indoor cyclers fall into two distinct camps, with minimal overlap: SoulCycle and Flywheel. SoulCycle is a candlelit spin […]

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Doc& Darryl: Judd Apatow checks in with the Mets heroes who fell to earth

In his first documentary, Judd Apatow takes as his subject the baseball players who became monarches of New York, before drugs and alcohol got the better of them Take two major male stars, surround them with wild and colorful bros, throw in some obstacles and plenty of crazy high jinks and, voil , you have […]

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20 of the best Baltic beach holidays

The water may be colder but with its grand bygone-era resorts, wild islands and white sand beaches, these northerly shores are a great alternative to the Med Latvia Beach chalets If you like your beaches wild, western Latvia’s” steep coast”, close to the village of Jurkalne, 200 km west of Riga, should be on your […]

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Steve Hilton: ‘I’m rich, but I understand the frustrations people have’

David Camerons former blue-sky intellectual says the rise of populism is due to the super-richs inability to put themselves in the shoes of those less well off before accepting a free taxi ride and becoming lost for terms about his own wealth Steve Hiltons office lookings so typically San-Fran tech-startup that it could be the […]

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Google Maps’ ETA sharing feature reaches iOS

If you’re heading out to meet someone, there are plenty of ways to inform them of your place and calculated arrival. Chat apps like WhatsApp, Messenger, LINE and iMessage, for example, offer location-sharing functionality, while navigation apps like Waze and CityMapper and even ridesharing apps like Uber offer live updating ETAs. Now, Google Maps’ own […]

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