The Mercedesdriver finished fourth at the last race in Hungary.
He went quickest just before the 90-minute session's halfway mark on a 1m46.439s on super-soft tyres, and later went nearly a second faster in the final half an hour on softs.
Finnish veteran Kimi Raikkonen believes he can still win races and fight for Formula One championships after agreeing a contract extension keeping him at Ferrari next season.
In 2016, Hamilton famously took a host of penalties at the Belgian Grand Prix, having exhausted his allocated power-unit components through the season.
Now second and 14 points in arrears of the German, Hamilton is bidding for a sixth victory of 2017 at this week's F1 host track, Spa-Francorchamps, in his Brackley-based Mercedes.
He finished third that day in Melbourne, and went on to record nine consecutive podium finishes - including his first victory at the Canadian Grand Prix - in an nearly flawless opening campaign.
Of course Hamilton's career has not been without controversy, but it is one which will see him finish among the most decorated drivers of all time, with 57 victories, second only to Schumacher, and 67 poles already under his belt.
Amazon plans on lower prices at Whole Foods
Amazon plans to expand the number of Whole Foods stores beyond the 470 it has in the USA and United Kingdom , it said . The companies intend to lower prices by "inventing" in the areas of merchandising and logistics, they added.
Dutch police arrest suspect in concert terror plot
The four-piece band, from Los Angeles, had been escorted from the concert hall by police wearing bullet-proof vests. As of Thursday morning, police said the man was still detained and will be questioned when he is sober.
Lewis Hamilton says wins at the next two races will be important if he is to beat Sebastian Vettel to this year's title.
"We work very well together, as does the whole team", he said. We just need to find the right balance. "He wouldn't be in the position he is in now in his team, in terms of how the team operates, if he was here".
Max Verstappen used his ultra-softs to jump ahead of Ricciardo with 20 minutes remaining, as the Red Bull ended up 0.8s slower than Raikkonen. Bottas also had a odd moment where he was allowing a vehicle on a flying lap through at Turn 13 but ended up hitting the barrier.
"But then it was more hard than the results look like, because we had some pretty close racing with Ferrari - Barcelona with Sebastian [Vettel] being really close behind Lewis, and then Sochi and Spielberg, being really close behind Valtteri".
"We have had quite a lot in the first part of the season on this side, but I think we are taking care for it to not happen again".
As it turns out, the Bulls may have been better off waiting out the market in order to get proper value for their star player. If anyone knows how Cleveland fans can get when one of their beloved sports stars bolts town, it's LeBron James .
On the storage front, the device offers 64GB of onboard storage which is further expandable via the microSD card slot. The second variant will have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset with the same amount of RAM and internal storage.
Asked if the USA president equated white supremacists with counter-protesters, 42% said he did, while 23% said he did not. There's far more agreement on whether it's acceptable or unacceptable to hold neo-Nazi or white supremacist views.
Maximum sustained winds now are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts and strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours. By Sunday rain looks to begin to overspread the state as the remnants of Harvey lift northeast across Southeast.
The Galaxy S7 series, along with Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition and Galaxy Tab S3 will also be updated to Android Oreo but later on. The company has already rolled out this operating system to its nexus and Pixel devices.
Beckham (ankle) could be in danger of missing the Giants' regular-season opener against the Cowboys, Dan Graziano of ESPN reports. Beckham left the game after that. "It's not a penalty, but everybody knows, that's something you don't do".
Residents can reduce potential exposure to the virus by wearing light coloured, long-sleeved clothing and use an insect repellant. The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness has operated a mosquito control program for more than 50 years.
Texas Republicans remain convinced that voter ID restrictions are essential to preserving the integrity of the state's elections. The original law, Senate Bill 14 , had required would-be voters to present one of seven forms of photo identification.
However, the specs and pricing details should be taken with a pinch of salt until Samsung confirms them on today's launch event . Depending on the region of sale, the Galaxy Note 8 will either be powered by the Snapdragon 835 chipset or the Exynos 8895 SoC.
Impoverished North Korea hates the drills in part because they force it to respond with expensive military measures of its own. But Pyongyang wasn't so convinced: On Tuesday, North Korean military officials vowed to punish the USA over the exercises.
NYPD officers rally support for Colin Kaepernick
Colquitt had his hand over his heart as he stood behind the group and pointed skyward at the anthem's conclusion. "If Mr. I also have a lot of investment in this issue because I want to have a family.
US State Dept. issues travel warning for Mexico violence
More recently, in early July, one person died after a shootout at a club right across the street from the Blue Parrot. The expanded travel advisory hits at the heart of a tourism industry that brings in $20 billion a year for Mexico .
US Dollar Higher Ahead Of Jackson Hole Symposium
Under Draghi, the European Central Bank has pumped more than 2 trillion euros ($2.35 trillion) into the global financial system. Gold stocks showed a significant move to the upside, however, with the NYSE Arca Gold Bugs Index climbing by 1.7 percent.