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NASCAR New Hampshire lineup: starting order, pole for Sunday’s race without qualifying

The starting lineup for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway was established by applying the statistical formula that NASCAR is using for the majority of series races in 2021. Driver starting positions for Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 (3 p.m. ET; NBCSN, TSN, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) were based on four factors: Final position of the driver from the previous race (25 percent)Final position of car owner from previous race (25 percent)Team Owner's Point Rating (35 percent)Fastest lap of the previous race (15 percent)NASCAR is conducting qualifying and practice for just eight Cup Series races in the 2021 season. The remaining sessions will be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in August and in Phoenix for the ending Championship 4 race. the season in November...
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UK Covid Cases Could Hit 200,000 Per Day, Says Scientist Behind Closure Strategy | Coronavirus

Covid cases could hit 200,000 a day in the UK this year and cause a "huge disruption" to the NHS, according to the scientist whose initial model helped shape Britain's coronavirus lockdown strategy.Professor Neil Ferguson said it was "almost inevitable" that Monday's final phase of unblocking will bring with it 100,000 cases a day, with around 1,000 hospitalizations, despite the fact that about half of the UK is fully vaccinated. He added that he could foresee a situation where the case rate expands to twice the size."The real question is whether we can duplicate that, or even more," he told BBC One's Andrew Marr on Sunday. "And that's where the crystal ball starts to fail. I mean, we could get to 2,000 hospitalizations a day, 200,000 cases a day, but it is much less safe. "Daily hosp...
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Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates put their differences aside and oil production will increase from August | Economy

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud during a meeting of oil-exporting countries last year.Handout . / ReutersThe tensions that kept oil production stalled are beginning to dissipate. The exporting countries have reached an agreement this Sunday to increase crude oil production by 400,000 barrels per day from August, as reported in a statement. Faced with the sharp rise in prices, at highs of more than three years, the representatives of the expanded OPEC or OPEC + had agreed to hold a meeting by videoconference this Sunday to try to reopen the supply tap, blocked by differences between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and the talks have paid off.More informationTo avoid leaving the telematic encounter with a new failure, it has been necessary to balan...
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Inés Arrimadas vindicates the liberal space as the only one to border nationalism and populism

Juan Casillas BayoFOLLOW, CONTINUEMadrid Updated:18/07/2021 16:03h Keep Related newsA speech to scare ghosts. Ines Arrimadas has starred in a long plea, lasting more than an hour, in which he has vindicated Ciudadanos (Cs) as the the only party that occupies the liberal space in Spain. An "essential" habitat, he has cried out to his people, "to border nationalism and populism," "the two great slabs" of the country.In the Palace of the Dukes of Pastrana, in Madrid, Arrimadas has closed the national convention of Cs before around three hundred positions and affiliates of the party. Your dissertation, loaded with ideological content, He sought from the beginning to highlight his differences with the PSOE and with the PP to argue the need for a third way. Without it, Arrimad...
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“Alcatraz of Canada”: the dark history of the school for indigenous children in which 160 other unidentified graves were found

Darius BrooksBBC News World11 minutesImage source, ReutersTo get to or from the Industrial School, a ship was needed.The intership, led for eight decades by the Church catolic with government funding, it was in the Cooper Island and the nearest town was Chemainus, 7 km on another island in the archipelago west of Vancouver, Canada.Two sisters drowned while trying to escape from school in 1959. But there were so many student deaths there that no one knows for sure if there were more attempts with the same result.The boarding school was opened in 1889 and throughout almost a century of operation dozens of children died, many of them being buried in graves that never bore his nameni they had a mark.On July 13, the Penelakut tribe announced the discovery - in a preliminary way, as the exa...
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Latinos in the United States are optimistic after Covid-19 pandemic

The pandemic hit the Latino community hard in the US but they are in the mood to recover soon, according to a survey by the Pew Research Center. Photo: ADALBERTO ROQUE / Getty Images After living for more than a year under the conditions that were imposed in the United States by the appearance of the coronavirus, the Latinos Say Covid-19 Has Harmed Them And Their Loved Ones of many ways. According to a bilingual online survey of 3,375 Latino adults in the U.S. published by the Pew Research Center, about half answered that a family member or close friend has been hospitalized or died because of the coronavirus, and a similar part says that he or someone in his household lost a job or received a pay cut during the pandemic. However, in the midst ...
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Boris Johnson backs down and will go into isolation after the positive of his Minister of Health

AFP Updated:07/18/2021 14:46h Keep British Prime Minister Boris Johnson He is obliged to isolate himself and his Minister of Health tested positive for Covid-19, on the eve of the lifting of the restrictions linked to the pandemic on Monday in England, a day called "Freedom Day" that comes amid concern about the spike in infections by the Delta variant. Johnson and Finance Minister Rishi Sunak "were contacted by the public health service because they were in contact with someone who tested positive for covid," the British prime minister's office said on Sunday.Both had met in the week with the Minister of Health Sajid Javid, who announced on Saturday that he had tested positive of coronavirus. A Downing Street spokesman initially indicated that Boris Johnson and Rishi Sun...
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British Open 2021 Leaderboard: Live Golf Scores, Sunday Round 4 Results

The fourth and final major of the 2021 golf calendar has arrived. The British Open, canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, has returned from its yearlong hiatus to close out an important and eventful season. This year, the Open Championship takes place at the famous Royal St. George's Golf Club, located near the south east coast of England. MORE: Watch the British Open live with fuboTV (7-day free trial)Jon Rahm's torrid game during Major League Baseball in 2021 has made him the big favorite (+700) to win the Claret Jug. The Spaniard won the US Open last month, his first major championship, after a T8 finish at the PGA Championship and his T5 finish at the Masters. Jordan Spieth (+1400), Rory McIlroy (+1400), Dustin Johnson (+1800) and Xander Schauffele (+1800) round out the ...
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The clubs of New York are back, and with them a sense of community that I had forgotten existed | Larissa Pham

In 2018, upon her return from a trip to China, my roommate gave me a pack of black surgical masks. Attached to the plastic packaging was an explanatory note: RAVE MASKS :)He knew the look: the masks were purely cosmetic for certain ravers; dressed and masked in serious black, passing me at warehouse parties in New York, where I live. But it was hard to measure up, and my rave outfits leaned more toward sweaty efficiency, anyway.The pack of black surgical masks lived on my dresser, collecting dust. Then the news began to speak of a virus, very contagious, that was spreading. In March 2020, I didn't head to a rave but to the grocery store, took off the sticky note, opened the plastic packaging, and put a mask on my face.During the following year, I did not dance. I found other ways t...
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The United States accuses Spain of dumpin in the sale of wind towers

So he points it out after a investigation started in September 2020, as set out on the website of the American administration. After this resolution, it is now the turn of the International Trade Commission (ITC), an independent government agency, which must render its verdict. If so, this would mean activating 'antidumpin' orders against imports of Spanish towers, that is, duty. Otherwise the investigation will be terminated. The Minister of Industry, Commerce ...