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EU to Britain: Offer Brexit cash now or we won't talk trade

London mayor: U.K. has no game plan on Brexit Britain has two weeks to say exactly what it’s willing to pay as it exits the European Union or risk a damaging delay in talks on the future of trade. Chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier issued the deadline on Friday as the sixth round of Brexit talks wrapped up in Brussels without a breakthrough. Nearly 17 months after Brits voted to leave the EU, there’s still no agreement on Britain’s exit bill, the future rights of citizens on both sides or ...

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Brexit: PM bids to break deadlock with two-year deal offer

Theresa May will tell EU leaders there is a shared responsibility to make Brexit work “smoothly” as she attempts to break the deadlock in negotiations. In a major speech in Florence on Friday, she will say history will judge Brexit “not for the differences we faced, but for the vision we showed”. The BBC understands she will propose a two-year transitional deal, after March 2019, ahead of a permanent trade deal. It could include payments worth 20bn euros over the two years. May ‘to offer 20bn euros’ transitional deal According ...

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Intel’s Kaby Lake NUCs Now Offer Optane Memory

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this year, Intel launched its Optane memory storage accelerators. The new drives, based on 3D XPoint technology, aren’t really faster than the SSD cache drives we’ve written about in the past, but the standard is relatively new and the technology is still under development. Now, Intel is hoping to boost adoption of Optane memory by bundling it with multiple NUCs (Next Unit of Computing) or, as we call them, “Desktops for People Who Hate ...

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Sources: Clips offer GM job to OKC's Winger

11:43 AM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The LA Clippers have offered Oklahoma City Thunder executive Michael Winger its general manager job, league sources told ESPN. A deal is expected soon, league sources said. Winger, an assistant GM/team counsel for the Thunder, would report directly to Lawrence Frank, the Clippers’ new president of basketball operations. Winger, 37, has spent the past seven years with Oklahoma City, working closely with executive vice president and GM Sam Presti. He has developed a reputation as one of the league’s most respected young executives. Winger worked ...

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Moons Like Europa May Offer No Refuge to Humanity as Sun Brightens

Astronomers like to think on the big scale, whether it’s measuring the brightness of galaxies millions of light years away, or modeling how our own sun and solar system formed billions of years ago. Right now, the sun is roughly middle-aged. As it ages, its luminosity increases, which results in more solar radiation reaching Earth. While this effect is not visible at human timescales, it has tremendous implications for our planet in the long term. Current estimates suggest that most plant life will die roughly 600 million years from now, ...

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Sources: Hawks pass on Knicks' Hardaway offer

1:59 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The Atlanta Hawks will not match the four-year, $ 71 million offer sheet on restricted free-agent guard Tim Hardaway Jr., clearing the way for him to join the New York Knicks, league sources told ESPN on Saturday. The Hawks plan to deliver official notification to the NBA and Knicks before the 48-hour deadline passes Saturday, as league sources told ESPN there has been nearly uniformed opinion within Atlanta’s front office that the contract is simply too steep when measured against the production and potential of ...

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Sources: Hardaway inks NYK's $71M offer sheet

11:56 PM ET Adrian Wojnarowski Ian Begley Close ESPN Staff Writer Covers the New York Knicks for ESPNNewYork.com Restricted Atlanta Hawks free agent Tim Hardaway Jr. has signed a four-year, $ 71 million offer sheet with the New York Knicks, league sources told ESPN. Hardaway, a 25-year-old shooting guard, has spent the past two seasons in Atlanta after spending his first two in New York. The Hawks will have 48 hours to match the offer. which contains a 15% trade kicker and a player option in the fourth year, per ...

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Sources: Kings offer max contract to RFA Porter

8:18 PM ET The Sacramento Kings have offered Washington Wizards restricted free agent Otto Porter Jr. a max contract during their meeting Sunday, league sources told ESPN. It has been made abundantly clear by Porter’s representation that in order to have a legitimate shot at claiming the versatile small forward, a max offer sheet was required. A max offer for Porter would be in the range of four years and approximately $ 106.5 million. Porter has not made a decision yet, as he is meeting with two more teams before ...

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Sources: Wiz offer Wall $170M 'supermax' deal

9:10 PM ET The Washington Wizards have offered John Wall a four-year contract extension for roughly $ 170 million, but the All-Star point guard will take some time to consider the offer, sources said. The contract offer, known as “the supermax” as part of the new collective bargaining agreement, is possible because Wall made the All-NBA team this past season. Wall will sit down and discuss the offer with his agent and family over the next week as he considers whether to accept. Wall has two years and $ 37 ...

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Brexit: Details of offer to EU citizens to be published

EU nationals living in the UK are getting more detail of what rights they can expect to have after Brexit. A 15-page document outlining plans for EU citizens to be granted “settled status” will be published as Theresa May addresses MPs on EU matters. Ministers have sought to reassure the 3.2m residents they will “effectively” have the same rights as UK citizens. But EU leaders have warned against people being treated differently depending on when they moved to the UK. Both sides have said they want an early agreement on ...

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