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In Cyberpunk 2077, Keanu Reeves is the key to immortality

Cyberpunk 2077 has always been a game full of surprises. From its initial debut, to the trailer that showed completely destructible environments, to Microsoft’...

In Cyberpunk 2077, Keanu Reeves is the key to immortality

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Keanu Reeves will channel his inner 'Neo' for Cyberpunk 2077 During Microsoft's E3 2019 keynote address, none other than "The Matrix" star Keanu Reeves took the stage to reveal his role in the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 by The Witcher developer CD Projekt Red.The surprising news came via an incredible extend...
2019-06-10 07:51

'Cyberpunk 2077' comes out next April, and Keanu Reeves is in it Okay. What. WHAT?! CD Projekt Red has just unveiled a new trailer for Cyberpunk 2077 which ends with the most unexpectedly brilliant celebrity appearance: Keanu Reeves. Yep, the man himself. It's not clear what role he plays in the story, but we...
2019-06-10 02:34

Keanu Reeves is in Cyberpunk 2077, and he's extremely excited about it Sorry George R.R. Martin, but an even hotter celebrity is getting into video games. At its E3 press conference today, Microsoft spent some time showing off perennial E3 favorite Cyberpunk 2077, and while the footage was fine (if you’re into hidden ar...
2019-06-10 03:17

Cyberpunk 2077 News: Keanu Reeves stars in even more amazing new screenshots Keanu Reeves stole the show for Cyberpunk 2077's new trailer reveal, but now it's time for the game to take centre stage with some amazing new images from the game....
2019-06-13 15:00

Cyberpunk 2077 gets an April 2020 release date – and Keanu Reeves At Microsoft’s E3 Xbox briefing, the crowd was taken by surprise when a likeness of Keanu Reeves appeared at the end of a new trailer for CD Projekt Red’s ambitious new open-world RPG, Cyberpunk 2077. As if that wasn’t exciting enough, Reeves took to...
2019-06-10 11:00

Cyberpunk 2077 sci-fi world will feature Keanu Reeves, debuts April 16, 2020 John Wick actor Keanu Reeves surprised everyone by coming out on stage to say that he would be the Cyberpunk 2077 sci-fi game, debuting April 16, 2020.Read More...
2019-06-10 02:17

Cyberpunk 2077’s April 2020 release date confirmed by, uh, Keanu Reeves Keanu Reeves as a character in Cyberpunk 2077 [credit: CD Projekt Red ] LOS ANGELES—After being revealed as a character in the upcoming vide...
2019-06-10 03:34

Master of the Fan Encounter Keanu Reeves Has Pulled the Most Keanu Reeves Move Imaginable Beloved celebrity mystic and all-around superhuman Keanu Reeves has delighted people again with his latest random act of kindness. He dropped by a fan’s house in Slidell, Louisiana on Wednesday to make a little dream come true. For those famili...
2019-07-22 17:00

Cyberpunk 2077 will look best on PS5 and Project Scarlett When it comes to Cyberpunk 2077, the development team is putting consoles first, according to CD Projekt Red's UI director Alvin Liu.In an interview with Wccftech, Liu was asked about the challenges of optimizing Cyberpunk 2077 for low-end hardw...
2019-07-10 19:17

There Are Fully Autonomous Cars in Cyberpunk 2077 The newest Cyberpunk 2077 game trailer dropped over the weekend, which featured John Wick himself and a promised launch date of April 16, 2020. It also gives us a glimpse of yet another car that could be available to us when the game finally comes ou...
2019-06-11 06:34

Cyberpunk 2077's Special Cover Art Is Very Nice Comic artist Josan Gonzalez, whose The Future is Now we featured last year, has a new entry in the series up on Kickstarter. He’s also done some work recently for CD Projekt Red, illustrating the steelbook cover art for Cyberpunk 2077's collector...
2019-07-01 10:00

Cyberpunk 2077 has a hardcore mode that says goodbye to UI CD Projekt Red is trying to appeal to those who want to put the ‘punk’ in Cyberpunk 2077 with the option of playing in 'hardcore' mode. In an interview with Wccftech, CD Projekt Red’s Alvin Liu discussed hardcore m...
2019-07-20 15:00

PSA: You Can Preorder Cyberpunk 2077's Almost-Certain-To-Sell-Out Collector's Edition Cyberpunk 2077, from the folks that brought you The Witcher series, stole the show in the opening weekend of E3, if only because freakin’ Keanu Reeves is in the game, and you can preorder the bonkers-looking Collector’s Edition for $250 right now fro...
2019-06-10 03:51

The best weapon in 'Cyberpunk 2077' is a glowing orange garrote Nanowire is the Swiss Army garrote of the future. The glowing orange thread is simple yet multifunctional, slicing through skin, muscle and bone like a whip. Or, it flings from the wielder's wrist like an electric snake to jack into the side of ...
2019-06-14 23:34

Here’s 5 tabletop RPGs to scratch your Cyberpunk 2077 itch By the time you finish reading this article, you’ll be minutes closer to the 16 April launch of CD Projekt Red’s Cyberpunk 2077. But if you’re anything like me, you want it now and you might spontaneously combust if you have to wait that long. As a p...
2019-08-10 05:34

New Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay will be shown at E3 2019, but it won't be playable Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the most hotly anticipated upcoming games of the year (even though it probably won't be released in 2019), so we've been waiting with baited breath to see what developer CD Projekt Red plans on showing us at E3 2019...
2019-05-24 13:34

Cyberpunk 2077: release date, trailer and news Cyberpunk 2077 is a neon cyberpunk game that has The Witcher 3 developer CD Projekt Red moving from a gritty, high fantasy world to an equally gritty, science fiction world metropolis. It's based off the pen-and-paper RPG of the same name, but p...
2019-05-22 22:17

'You're breathtaking': Keanu Reeves pulls another classic Keanu move, surprises fans The internet's new boyfriend, Keanu Reeves, found a way to surprise fans while on the way to the set of "Bill & Ted Face the Music" in Louisiana.        ...
2019-07-21 21:51

Cyberpunk 2077 And Other E3 Games Are Getting Outsold On Steam By American Truck Simulator DLC It’s the most video games time of the year, with every developer and their (voice actor’s) dog showing off glamorous new games powered by multi-million dollar marketing budgets. In many cases, this has involved unfurling elaborate pre-order campaigns...
2019-06-12 03:34

Cyberpunk 2077 Artist Says Controversial In-Game Image Is Commentary on Corporations A screenshot from Cyberpunk 2077 featuring a hypersexualized advertisement depicting a trans woman drew skepticism today on social media. The artist responsible has spoken up claiming no offense was meant and that the art is a commentary on corporate...
2019-06-13 14:34

How Watch Dogs Legion and Cyberpunk 2077 probe our dystopian fears At last week’s games mecca, E3, titles like Watch Dogs Legion and Cyperpunk 2077 played on our uneasiness about tech, channelling the darkness of Netflix’s Black Mirror...
2019-06-19 20:34

Cyberpunk 2077 release date is bad news for players wanting to play new RPG in 2019 A report floating around the internet suggests we're going to have to wait a little longer in order to get our dirty little hands on Cyberpunk 2077. Here's what you need to know....
2019-06-02 14:34

Saturday's Best Deals: Chillbo Shwaggins, Cyberpunk 2077, Backsplash Tiles, Star Trek, and More An inflatable lounger for your summer outings, a one-day backsplash tile sale, and a preorder discount on next year’s most highly anticipated game lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-06-22 17:17

Xbox E3 Recap: Project Scarlett, Halo Infinite, Fable 4, Cyberpunk 2077, Gears 5 News Xbox Showcases 60 Anticipated Games, Including 14 Games from Xbox Game Studios whilst also unveiling what’s next for Xbox Game Pass and Offers a First Look at Project Scarlett....
2019-06-10 11:00

My First Job: Keanu Reeves Actor Keanu Reeves recalls his early working life as a paper boy and shelf stacker, before he made it in Hollywood. (July 4)        ...
2019-07-04 14:00

Keanu Reeves Is Whatever You Want Him to Be People project onto the star of the “Matrix” and “John Wick” series what they want to see in themselves. “Dude, this is me in the future,” one fan said....
2019-07-03 21:00

'Shop Contest: Keanu Reeves This isn’t the most surprising contest, I know. But look, what else was I going to do? The internet loves Keanu Reeves and he just appeared at E3 this past week. Let’s honor Mr. Theodore Wick Neo himself and add him to more video games. The world nee...
2019-06-17 01:17

Keanu Reeves really is having the best summer of his life It's not your imagination: Keanu Reeves really is everywhere this summer, with roles in 'Toy Story 4,' 'Always Be My Maybe' and 'John Wick 3.'        ...
2019-06-12 01:34

Why everyone is freaking out about this Keanu Reeves cameo The new Netflix rom-com “Always Be My Maybe” is a cute , enjoyable film — it also boasts the most bonkers Keanu Reeves cameo in the history of cinema. Spoilers below. The movie follows childhood friends Sasha (Ali Wong) and Macus (Randall Park)...
2019-06-04 01:17

Keanu Reeves and new Xbox: All gaming news from E3 Keanu Reeves, George RR Martin and the next generation of the Xbox console - the E3 games conference doesn't really start until Tuesday and there's been a lot of news already....
2019-06-10 17:34

'Shop Contest: Keanu Reeves, Winners! I’m back, after taking a weekend off. I feel refreshed and ready to judge. Two weeks ago, you fine folks were tasked with creating images featuring the internet’s favorite actor, Keanu Reeves. I got a LOT of entries, so I’m sorry if your picture didn...
2019-06-30 07:01

Keanu Reeves is a gentleman who knows how to keep his hands off women C’mon, Keanu. Just give us a little somethin’. The “John Wick 3” actor has been heaped with praise on social media thanks to a series of images that have surfaced showing Reeves posing with female fans in a consistently respec...
2019-06-14 22:17

Why It Took Keanu Reeves 30 Years to Become an Overnight Sensation One of the great things about living in the modern world is that everyone is finally hip to Keanu Reeves. Right now he’s everywhere: Not just in the superb sequel John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum, but on talk shows, as a character in the u...
2019-06-21 21:51

Keanu Reeves: ‘Grief and loss, those things don’t ever go away’ From Bill & Ted’s excellent dude to assassin John Wick, the actor has carved out a stellar career. But it hasn’t come without personal tragedy“Hey, I’m Keanu,” he introduces himself – unnecessarily, of course, and yet very Keanu-ishly. Despite being ...
2019-05-21 14:32

Keanu Reeves finally gets his due — and fans say ‘Excellent!’ To longtime Keanu-philes, he’s always been The One. Suddenly, though, the whole world’s gaga for Keanu Reeves. He’s having a hell of a year: “John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum” arrived to rave reviews, he hilariously sent up his spacey image in Netflix...
2019-07-12 04:34

Keanu Reeves has basically broken Twitter Keanu Reeves is everywhere. With so many current and upcoming releases—John Wick, Toy Story 4, his amazing Always Be My Maybe cameo, his upcoming role in Cyberpunk 2077—and heartwarming tales of him just being a good dude, he’s evolved into everyone’...
2019-06-11 02:51

Keanu Reeves was almost cast in Death Stranding It seems to be the year of Keanu Reeves. Between his starring role in Cyberpunk 2077, a hilarious cameo in Netflix's Always Be My Maybe and the upcoming Bill and Ted film, 2019 is all about the Reeves.And it looks like the breathtaking actor alm...
2019-07-22 18:00

The Morning After: Keanu Reeves surprised us at E3 2019 Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. The E3 2019 show floor doesn't open until Tuesday, but things are already in full swing with presentations from Microsoft, EA and Bethesda. We've seen everything in gaming that was announced so far, fr...
2019-06-10 14:51

Keanu Reeves has a hot summer ahead with new films Keanu Reeves will take on roles in Disney's 'Toy Story 4' and Netflix's 'Always Be My Maybe' during the summer of 2019.        ...
2019-06-11 17:51

Here’s how Keanu Reeves got his part as Duke Caboom in ‘Toy Story 4’ At one point when Toy Story 4 director Josh Cooley and the producers were in the middle of a blind audio test, going through recordings of Canadian actors reading lines for the next installment of the beloved franchise, they yelled out for the record...
2019-06-15 03:51

Director Nahnatchka Khan on Always Be My Maybe and the brilliance of Keanu Reeves Ali Wong and Randall Park star in Netflix’s new romantic comedy Always Be My Maybe, the story of estranged childhood friends Sasha and Marcus who reluctantly reconnect after 15 years apart, and soon rediscover the spark between them. At the helm is d...
2019-06-02 22:34

Cyberpunk 2077 Song: E3 Trailer Features New REFUSED Song Chippin' In - Listen Here What song plays during the Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2019 trailer? We googled the exact same thing after watching Keanu Reeve's walk off stage at E3. Thankfully we now have an answer....
2019-06-19 15:34

Keanu Reeves steals the spotlight in the final ‘Toy Story 4’ trailer With Game of Thrones and the Infinity Saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe both coming to an end within weeks of each other, it’s easy to forget that there are other highly-anticipated movies and shows still coming this summer. One of those mo...
2019-05-21 17:51

Keanu Reeves supports Rome cinema collective attacked by far right Actors and directors, from Richard Gere to Spike Lee, condemn violence that targeted Cinema AmericaHollywood names including Keanu Reeves, Willem Dafoe and Alejandro González Iñárritu have come out in support of an Italian cinema collective who have ...
2019-06-28 18:51

Lil Nas X, Yodeling Kid, and Keanu Reeves storm Area 51 in remix video, because why not In an interesting turn of events this summer, Area 51 has become a topic of conversation, what with an intended raid to free the alien lifeforms that are held captive there is being planned for September. And who better to jump on the topic than summ...
2019-07-18 03:51

Kevin Feige confirms Marvel is trying to bring Keanu Reeves into the MCU There’s no denying Keanu Reeves is one of the most bankable action movie stars on the planet right now — so in demand that he’s even being sought out for cameos in quirky Netflix rom-coms (Always Be My Maybe) and to voice animated m...
2019-06-20 03:34

Here’s how you punch Keanu Reeves in the face, and then write a song about it In Netflix's 'Always Be My Baby,' Randall Park's Marcus punches the real Keanu Reeves in the face, and then performs an amazing song about it.        ...
2019-06-01 09:34

Epic's Donald Mustard Says Fortnite's Reaper Skin Isn't Keanu Reeves Fortnite has an official John Wick skin, but before it arrived, Keanu Reeves seemed to be in the game in the form of a Season 3 battle pass skin called the Reaper. The Reaper wasn’t officially Reeves or his action movie character, but it looked a lot...
2019-06-12 03:34

This summer’s 25 hottest stars, from Jennifer Aniston to Keanu Reeves From Jennifer Aniston to Keanu Reeves, 24/7 Tempo has identified this summer’s 25 hottest stars based on online popularity.        ...
2019-07-02 21:51

Kid Cudi to have an excellent adventure with Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter in the new Bill & Ted What’s this? A week between Bill & Ted news instead of months or years? We’ve barely had any time to process that Bill and Ted will have daughters named Billie Logan and Thea Preston in the long-awaited sequel Bill & Ted Face The Music, and n...
2019-06-14 08:34

Insider says Keanu Reeves might finally star in an upcoming Marvel movie Marvel has already announced release dates for eight new MCU films starting on May 1st, 2020 and going all the way through July 29th, 2022. We don’t have any titles just yet, as the company is likely to keep them secret until it concludes Phase...
2019-06-03 19:17

‘Toy Story 4’: Positive early buzz for Keanu Reeves, Betty White “Toy Story” has never disappointed on delivering some of the best voice acting in the business, but the latest installment of Pixar’s most beloved franchise is a certifiable supernova of star power. And now that the first reactions ...
2019-06-12 21:34

These action games featuring Luigi, Keanu Reeves and Minecraft will be on your list Here are eight action games from E3 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, and upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia.       ...
2019-06-17 21:00

Keanu Reeves, Spike Lee and others support Italian cinema targeted by neo-fascists A group of well-known actors and directors have penned a statement after the Cinema America was the site of a far-right attack. Four young people were beaten by five extremists....
2019-06-28 20:34

Watch Keanu Reeves voice his ‘Toy Story 4’ character in this hilarious clip The fourth installment in the beloved Toy Story franchise doesn’t hit theaters until next week, but early reactions are starting to trickle in from reviewers and journalists who’ve already seen the film, which will feature the familiar To...
2019-06-12 03:51

Ali Wong jokes her new movie was just an excuse to kiss Keanu Reeves, Daniel Dae Kim In Ali Wong’s new movie “Always Be My Maybe,” she got to “kiss a lot of men.” On Wednesday, the comedian joked that may have not been completely on accident....
2019-05-30 03:17

John Wick: Chapter 3: Parabellum review – franchise bloat for Keanu Reeves' hitman Third chunk of the ultraviolent series has its customary of balletic violence and delusional grandeur, but its no longer so light on its feetParabellum. That’s Latin, innit? And like everything about Keanu Reeves and stuntman turned director Chad Sta...
2019-05-21 14:32

Keanu Reeves fan posts viral tweets about actor buying ice cream just to sign autograph A Keanu Reeves fan reminisced on Twitter last week about the unconventional way he got an autograph from the “John Wick 3” actor as a 16-year-old movie theater worker....
2019-05-22 12:34

Keanu Stories: fans share unexpected meetings with 'sweet, quiet, nervous' Reeves Outpouring was sparked by a profile of the actor that declared he was ‘too good for this world’ Hands brushing as he picks up a water bottle. A casual chat about motorbikes at the end of night of bartending. A wink in a Sydney cinema. Fans of Keanu R...
2019-06-04 14:34

Keanu Reeves Is a Real-Life Hero and This Epic Fan Encounter Involving an Ice Cream Cone Is Proof Keanu Reeves doesn’t just play a hero in the movies, he is one in real life, too. At least according to one fan who posted a story on Twitter about getting the John Wick star’s autograph back as a 16-year-old working in a movie theater. &...
2019-05-22 19:17

Review: Keanu Reeves still has punch in good but not great 'John Wick 3' 'John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum' doesn't reach previous highs in the action franchise, but Keanu Reeves' weathered assassin is as great as ever.        ...
2019-05-21 16:00

'Toy Story 4': How Keanu Reeves convinced filmmakers to give Duke Caboom more depth "Toy Story 4" director Josh Cooley says that Keanu Reeves "really did force us to dig deeper" into the character Duke Caboom, and the work paid off.        ...
2019-06-12 16:00

Keanu Reeves nails his role in 'Toy Story 4' Keanu Reeves voices new toy Duke Caboom in "Toy Story 4." The character is a Canadian Evel Knievel-style stunt motorcyclist.        ...
2019-06-12 17:51

Whoa! Keanu Reeves has a daily 'treasure hunt,' says 'Bill & Ted 3' co-star Samara Weaving 'Ready or Not' actress Samara Weaving loves watching 'Bill & Ted Face the Music' co-star Keanu Reeves' daily 'Toy Story 4'-themed treasure hunts.        ...
2019-08-06 14:00

Caboom! Keanu Reeves is gifting us his greatest summer with ‘Toy Story 4,’ ‘Always Be My Maybe’ Keanu Reeves is so totally back on top of pop culture ('Toy Story 4,' 'John Wick 3') that this summer is officially dedicated to his awesomeness.        ...
2019-06-11 00:34

'John Wick: Chapter 4' underway, but don't expect a 'happy ending' for Keanu Reeves Keanu Reeves so killed it in "John Wick 3" that Lionsgate has already announced a fourth movie coming out in 2021. It won't be a happy ending.        ...
2019-05-24 20:34

Keanu Reeves 'doesn't need anybody's help' getting a date, Sandra Bullock says This summer has already been dubbed the season of Keanu Reeves. The internet loves him, so Sandra Bullock doesn't think he needs help getting a date.        ...
2019-06-19 17:17

'John Wick' once killed off Keanu Reeves' puppy, but now it's a full-on 'dog movie' If you've avoided 'John Wick' because of that puppy death, you're missing out: The Keanu Reeves action franchise has turned into a dog lover's dream.        ...
2019-05-21 16:00

Here’s how billionaires are planning their immortality While we all know that billionaires control a substantial amount of the world’s wealth – in fact, current projections see the richest 1% controlling 2/3 of it by 2030 – what they use their vast fortunes on may surprise you. When they aren’t investing...
2019-06-28 21:51

Rose Lavelle Dribbled Her Way Into World Cup Immortality One name stood out for its relative obscurity on the projected starting lineup for the USWNT before the Women’s World Cup began. There were the names everyone knows, the ones that belong to some of the greatest players in U.S. soccer history, but hid...
2019-07-08 16:34

Opinion: Simon Pagenaud achieves the dream: Indianapolis 500 immortality Perseverance helped Simon Pagenaud pull off a historic victory at Sunday's 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.        ...
2019-05-27 05:00

CD Projekt Red Boss Again Promises That Cyberpunk Devs Won't Have To Crunch Following an impressive showcase from Cyberpunk 2077 this week at E3 in Los Angeles, CD Projekt Red boss Marcin Iwiński joined Kotaku Splitscreen to talk about crunch, recent controversy over transgender issues, and whether GOG is in trouble....
2019-06-14 19:00

Elaborate Sims 4 Mod Turns San Francisco Into (More Of) A Cyberpunk Dystopia Simmers love to take the worlds that Electronic Arts has given them and remake them in their own image, sometimes rebuilding all the lots in a given world and replacing all the Sims in it. One went as far as to turn the game’s version of San Francisc...
2019-06-28 22:17

Updated: CD Projekt RED says it isn't making three Cyberpunk games, but won't rule out a sequel [Update: Surprising no-one, CD Projekt RED has refused to officially confirm whether or not any future Cyberpunk titles are on the cards. Speaking to Polygon, the developer refuted claims that another AAA title was currently in development other...
2019-07-03 13:00

Elon Musk talks up Tesla's 'Cyberpunk truck,' and 400-mile range EVs This year at Tesla's annual investor's meeting the conversation went pretty much as we'd expect, with teases of some upcoming products, muttering about negative media coverage and plenty of confidence from CEO Elon Musk. Specifically, ...
2019-06-12 04:17

Someone Made a Portable Keanu Gif Player and I Need It Now Keanu Reeves has always been great. That said, we are truly living in the golden age of the Keanu Renaissance. So much so that someone has created a DIY, portable Keanu gif player, because why resign yourself to merely imagining his glory, when you c...
2019-07-02 10:34

Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that? | Richard Reeves The greatest challenges to capitalism come when that promise begins to be questionedCapitalism is intrinsically futuristic. The ideas that underpin market economies – growth, accumulation, investment – express an unspoken assumption, that tomorrow wi...
2019-05-22 16:17

Fine, we'll bite: Who should Keanu hypothetically play in the MCU? Apparently no longer content with periodically breaking America’s nerdiest hearts, Marvel Cinematic Universe mastermind Kevin Feige is now bound and determined to give half the internet an aneurysm, too. Feige—still riding high off the success of MCU...
2019-06-20 07:17

Keanu, comebacks and a new console: the 10 biggest stories of E3 2019 Keanu Reeves lent Hollywood glamour to Cyberpunk 2077, Final Fantasy VII wowed everyone and Microsoft revealed (limited) details about Xbox One successor Project ScarlettNext to some of the games console announcements of E3s past – such as Sony’s $59...
2019-06-15 02:00

Matt Reeves' The Batman is about the Caped Crusader "trying to find his footing" Warner Bros. hired Matt Reeves to cook up a new Batman movie back in 2017, and since then we’ve learned precious little about the filmmaker’s take on the Caped Crusader. That’s beginning to change with the recent casting of Robert Pattinson as the ep...
2019-06-04 20:51

Starbucks v Dunkin': how capitalism gives us the illusion of choice | Richard Reeves From the moment we wake up and brush our teeth, our consumer choices are dominated by a few large companiesAmerican culture valorizes the small. Small-town life is overrepresented and romanticized on the screen – think Hawkins in Stranger Things – a ...
2019-07-31 19:34

E3 2019: These action games featuring Luigi, Keanu and Minecraft will be on your list Here are eight action games from E3 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, and upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia.       ...
2019-06-13 21:51

GOP candidates Tate Reeves, Bill Waller head for runoff in Mississippi governor's race Two Republican candidates for Mississippi governor are headed for a runoff, after the margin of victory in a primary Tuesday was too narrow to certify a winner....
2019-08-07 15:34

Keanu's 'been through something' on 'Toy Story 4' "Toy Story 4" stars Keanu Reeves and Tom Hanks say a lot more work goes into voice acting than people would expect. (June 21)        ...
2019-06-22 02:34

75 years at the fair (WHO/NBC News) John Rasmussen is marking an incredible milestone. Rasmussen has never missed the Iowa State Fair. First attending as a baby, 2019 is his 75th year. He’s camped at the fair each time. “I came here as a three or 4-month-old baby...
2019-08-14 23:17

WWE Needs To Learn From Its Own King Of The Ring Mistakes It was easy to miss between the next chapter in the Seth Rollins chronicles and Sasha Banks’s triumphant return, but Monday night’s episode of RAW featured a blast from the past: WWE is bringing back the King of the Ring tournament. Or, more precisel...
2019-08-14 23:17

"The NFL Said Dad Wasn't Sick": A CTE Sufferer's Daughter's Journey Through The NFL Concussion Settlement George Andrie, an original member of the Dallas Cowboys’ famed Doomsday Defense, had Stage 4 chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death last August at the age of 78, according to researchers at Boston University who posthumously examin...
2019-08-14 23:17

Google, Facebook, Amazon to Testify in US Against French Digital Tax Google, Facebook, and Amazon.com are among the companies that will testify Monday at a US government hearing on the French government's digital services tax....
2019-08-14 23:17

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta Golf notes: Tiger shows up at Medinah feeling better, Rory reliving moments at Medinah that go beyond golf        ...
2019-08-14 23:51

Mets Lose Jeff McNeil and Call Up Ruben Tejada McNeil, one of the club’s best hitters, sustained a hamstring strain and will be out until at least Aug. 24. Tejada, 29, has not played for the Mets since the 2015 postseason....
2019-08-14 23:51

Republican congressman Steve King: Would humanity exist without rape, incest? Conservative U.S. Representative Steve King wondered aloud on Wednesday whether the human race would still exist without rape and incest, as he explained his anti-abortion position to an audience in his home state of Iowa, local media reported....
2019-08-14 23:51

Presidential contender Kamala Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris on Wednesday released a plan to address what she termed domestic terrorism after three recent mass shootings in a week that resulted in the deaths of 34 people....
2019-08-14 23:51

Cisco drops on poor guidance, says China business dropped 25% Cisco beat in its key Infrastructure Platforms segment, but the company's guidance for the next quarter came in below the levels analysts were anticipating....
2019-08-15 00:17

Newark's Lead-Tainted Water Crisis Is Getting Worse When Al Moussab had his water tested for lead, he got comparatively good news. Tests on the taps in his Newark, New Jersey home revealed lead in concentrations of around 6 parts per billion (ppb). Read more......
2019-08-15 00:17

Oil tumbles 3.3% on weak global economic data, US crude build Oil prices sank roughly 4% on Wednesday after disappointing economic data from China and Europe revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for the second week in a row....
2019-08-15 00:17

Unseeded Struff knocks out Tsitsipas in Cincinnati Fifth-seed Stefanos Tsitsipas's Cincinnati Masters challenge ended in the second round on Wednesday as he was beaten 6-4 6-7(5) 7-6(6) by unseeded German Jan-Lennard Struff....
2019-08-15 00:17

Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn Discovery of pollution in snowfall from the Arctic to the Alps leads to call for urgent research on potential human health impactsAbundant levels of microplastic pollution have been found in snow from the Arctic to the Alps, according to a study that...
2019-08-15 00:17

Uncover gastronomic bliss in the Maldives Six Senses Laamu is passionate about wellbeing but it is also focused on food. Combine the two on a desert island with turquoise waters inhabited by dolphins and what do you get? Gastronomic bliss....
2019-08-15 00:51

Poorer kids may have less shade in their schoolyards (Reuters Health) - Elementary schools with the greatest proportions of poor children may have the least amount of shade in their schoolyards where kids spend their recess, a new U.S. study finds....
2019-08-15 00:51

Moody's Analytics' Zandi: Housing market 'treading water', here's why The supply of newly built homes for sale dropped for the first time in six years. Mark Zandi, Moody's chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Olick join 'The Exchange' to discuss how housing is doing during the sell-off....
2019-08-15 00:51

June promises to fix smart ovens that are preheating accidentally As convenient as smart ovens can be, they also introduce their own hassles -- namely, technical hiccups. June plans to update the software for its signature oven after multiple reports of the devices accidentally preheating overnight. CEO Matt Van....
2019-08-15 01:17

FTC chairman says he's prepared to break up Silicon Valley giants Silicon Valley’s most prominent players, already under scrutiny from the Justice Department over antitrust issues, may see their dominance further threatened by a Federal Trade Commission whose chief says he would be willing to break up the companies...
2019-08-15 01:17

Revival Of The Auto Industry Likely To Start In The Third Or Fourth Quarter: RC Bhargava The crisis in the automotive industry has been the talk of town lately and we are just not talking about the sales slowdown anymore, we are talking about the larger economic impact and of course jobs......
2019-08-15 01:17

Spelunky 2 misses its 2019 release window Spelunky 2 was supposed to launch in 2019, but it's no longer going to make that release-date window. Developer Mossmouth announced the delay on Twitter.Read More...
2019-08-15 01:17

Ohio State lands LeBron James’ ‘nephew’ Meechie Johnson LeBron James will have yet another reason to watch Ohio State. The Buckeyes landed four-star point guard Demetrius “Meechie” Johnson Jr. for their 2021 class this week, a rising junior whom LeBron refers to as his “nephew.” Jo...
2019-08-15 01:17

FedEx Cup playoffs: McIlroy, Scott great picks for BMW Championship Medinah No. 3 is a 7,657-yard, par-72 beast of a golf course just outside of Chicago that has hosted five major championships and a Ryder Cup in its storied history. This week, Medinah plays host to the BMW Championship and a FedEx Cup field that has...
2019-08-15 01:17

Rare extra bone could be source of Andrew Luck’s mysterious injury You probably have never heard of the Os Trigonum, and the odds you have one are slim. But Andrew Luck does have this extra little bone behind his left ankle, according to the Indianapolis Star, which suggests the “triangle bone” could be ...
2019-08-15 01:17

Michael Porter Jr. leaks Adam Silver’s cell phone number on Snapchat There are social media mistakes. Then there’s this. Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. turned into a living “you’re not you when you’re hungry meme” when he accidentally leaked his boss Adam Silver’s personal cell phone number on Snapchat in a...
2019-08-15 01:17

One home run sums up Tigers’ sad season As the Orioles prepare to limp out of the Bronx, they can take solace in that they may not be baseball’s most embarrassing team. The Tigers shared a helpful reminder of their incompetence during an 11-6 loss to the Mariners on Tuesday. Kyle Sea...
2019-08-15 01:17

Scientists say atmosphere carrying microplastics to the Arctic Microscopic particles of plastic are entering the atmosphere and being dumped by snow, new research found. The study raises questions about the amount of microplastics humans and wildlife are inhaling....
2019-08-15 01:17

EU claims new steel tariffs "working well" The European Union has expressed its satisfaction with the 25% tariffs on steel products initially introduced last year. That increase came in response to the United States' decision to impose levies of their own....
2019-08-15 01:17

Microsoft Edge can now read aloud websites with human-like voices Microsoft’s Edge browser has a neat feature you might not have been aware of: it can read websites out loud for you. Handy as either an accessibility feature or if you’re busy doing something else, the read aloud function is one of my favorite little...
2019-08-15 01:17

LGBTQ+ creators file lawsuit against YouTube for discrimination A group of LGBTQ+ YouTubers this week filed a federal lawsuit against Google, claiming the site has engaged in discriminatory practices that deliberately suppress their ability to make money. Part of the problem is that YouTube has kept its algorithm...
2019-08-15 01:17

This Clarisonic cleansing brush is hardly ever on sale—except for right now The Clarisonic Mia Smart is an award-winning facial cleansing brush that is rarely on sale, but right now on Amazon, you can save on it.       ...
2019-08-15 01:51

For this soccer superstar, skipping World Cup in protest was painful, lonely and necessary Ada Hegerberg, the Norwegian who was named world player of the year in 2018, sat out over frustration with her country's investment in the women's game. "Hopefully, the next generation doesn’t have to do the same thing,” she told The Post of her deci...
2019-08-15 01:51

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant drafted into England squad ahead of World Cup warm-up against Wales Harlequins centre Joe Marchant will be hoping to impress Eddie Jones this week after being drafted into the England squad ahead of Saturday's match with Wales....
2019-08-15 01:51

Pelosi calls McConnell ‘Moscow Mitch’ over Russian meddling, stalled gun bills Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday taunted Mitch McConnell, using the nickname “Moscow Mitch” while lambasting the Senate majority leader for blocking bills to promote gun safety and protect US elections from foreign meddling. “We all want to invest in buildi...
2019-08-15 01:51

Amazon to save merchandise from the trash, donating items instead in a new program Starting in September, Amazon will kick off a new program that will keep unsold and returned items out of the trash, donating them to charity instead.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Anna Wintour expands title in Condé Nast reshuffling Anna Wintour’s already big job just got bigger. In a series of big changes at Condé Nast announced Wednesday, Wintour — the editor in chief of Vogue and artistic director of all the US — was also named “global content advisor” for the company’s inter...
2019-08-15 02:17

Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save • Liverpool 2-2 Chelsea aet: Liverpool win 5-4 on penalties• Adrián saves Tammy Abraham’s penalty after tight 120 minutesIt was 12.43am local time when the teams were finally prised apart. The players in red had set off on their victory run, all head...
2019-08-15 02:17

British woman dies in Barbados after being set alight in her bed Killer’s identity not known, say police, as ‘devastated’ family raise funds to bring body homeA British woman has died in Barbados after being doused with a flammable substance and set alight as she lay in bed.The family of Luton-born Natalie Crich...
2019-08-15 02:17

Rihanna's Mom Joins Her and Boyfriend Hassan Jameel on Date Night Family night out! Rihanna, her billionaire boyfriend Hassan Jameel, her mother Monica Braithwaite and one of the singer's brothers stepped out together for a dinner at the new Mason......
2019-08-15 02:17

Why Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's Feud Might Be Back On Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's feud might've been reignited this week. The "Bang Bang" artist and the "I Like It" rapper, who have a long history of tension between......
2019-08-15 02:17

FAA bans certain models of MacBook Pros from flights following recent recall The FAA has banned some older-generaion MacBook Pro laptops that have been recalled by Apple because the batteries are prone to overheating.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Americans consider this a vacation disaster What do Americans consider vacation disasters? A new study from Roku finds that internet is pretty important. Keri Lumm reports.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Widow of Emiliano Sala plane crash pilot David Ibbotson says toxicology results a 'massive shock' The widow of pilot David Ibbotson who died in a plane crash over the English Channel alongside Emiliano Sala has said toxicology results showing "potentially fatal" levels of carbon monoxide in the footballer's blood came as a "massive shock"....
2019-08-15 02:17

US Vice President Mike Pence to 'voice commitment to Good Friday agreement' during visit to UK and Ireland US vice president Mike Pence is set to visit the UK and Ireland on behalf of Donald Trump where he will voice the states' commitment to peace in Northern Ireland....
2019-08-15 02:17

Man dead after taco-eating contest at minor league game RESNO, Calif. — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresn...
2019-08-15 02:51

CC Sabathia will return to Yankees in time for a familiar foe CC Sabathia will come off the injured list on Sunday and start at Yankee Stadium against the Indians — the team with which he began his career in 2001. The 39-year-old lefty has been on the IL with an inflamed right knee since July 28, one day after ...
2019-08-15 02:51

'Baby Shark' obsessed kids? Here is what you can buy and doo-doo-doo with them Sorry, parents, 'Baby Shark' is everywhere, including your cereal. Pinkfong has partnered with companies to bring us concerts, costumes and toys.       ...
2019-08-15 02:51

Microsoft's latest privacy policy says vendors listen to voice data Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday it updated its privacy policy to let customers know that it had been collecting voice data of its users with the help of employees and contractors....
2019-08-15 02:51

Barclays ends partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase: sources Barclays is no longer providing banking services to major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, ending a relationship that started in March last year as the exchange expanded in Europe....
2019-08-15 02:51

|7take-awaysfromthePICinquiry The commission was led by Justice Lex Mpati and assisted by former Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus and veteran stock broker Emmanuel Lediga. They will prepare a final report for the president, to be submitted by October 31....
2019-08-15 02:51

UPDATE 1-China's Lenovo Group Q1 profit more than doubles, beats expectations Chinese personal computer maker Lenovo Group reported a more than two-fold jump in first-quarter profit on Thursday, beating analysts' estimates thanks to robust performance by its personal computer and smart-devices business....
2019-08-15 03:17

VMWare in talks to buy Pivotal Software; both controlled by Dell VMware Inc and Pivotal Software Inc are negotiating a deal for VMWare to acquire Pivotal, according to a regulatory filing from Dell Technologies Inc on Wednesday, valuing Pivotal, a maker of software development and management tools, at about $4 bil...
2019-08-15 03:17

UPDATE 3-Brazil's Embraer posts small profit, but 2019 outlook still dim Brazilian planemaker Embraer on Wednesday swung to a $7.2 million profit in the second quarter as higher revenue at its executive jets business offset lower commercial jet sales, but still played down hopes of turning a profit in 2019....
2019-08-15 03:17

Alibaba's Tsai nears deal to buy rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets - source Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is nearing a deal to buy the 51% stake he does not already own in the U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-08-15 03:17

UPDATE 1-PDVSA partners fear reach of latest U.S. sanctions on Venezuela -sources Foreign joint venture partners with Venezuelan state-owned oil company PDVSA are concerned the latest set of U.S. sanctions on the South American country could disrupt their operations, three industry sources said....
2019-08-15 03:17

Cisco's Outlook Dampened by China Slowdown, Trade Dispute Cisco Systems reported stronger revenue in its latest quarter but projected disappointing growth this quarter on lower spending from some customers and weakness in China....
2019-08-15 03:17

Amazon unveils first batch of casting for The Wheel of Time adaptation Enlarge / Amazon is adapting the late Robert Jordan's bestselling 14-book series of fantasy novels, The Wheel of Time. (credit: Tor Books) Amazon has announced its first round of casting for The Wheel of Time, the long-awaited TV adaptation of the ...
2019-08-15 03:17

Microsoft: Cloud gaming is “inevitable” but “years” from mainstream Enlarge / Project xCloud running Gears of War 4 at an E3 Microsoft Theater demonstration. With the planned 2019 launch of Project Xcloud, Microsoft isn't ignoring the game industry's current mania for streaming gaming. But in a recent interview wi...
2019-08-15 03:17

The Trendiest Fitness Class Now: Working Out Alone at Home Virtual fitness classes have grown past the novelty phase, with millions of people using apps and internet-connected gear to exercise at home. Gyms are fighting back....
2019-08-15 03:17

Ohio State University applies to trademark 'The' Ohio State University wants to trademark the word "The" when used in association with the school's name on retail merchandise. according to media reports. ...
2019-08-15 03:51

A$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted in Sweden on Wednesday of assault over a Stockholm street brawl, but spared time in jail after a high-profile trial that had led President Donald Trump to accuse Sweden of treating him unfairly....
2019-08-15 03:51

Officer appears to draw weapon after protesters beat him Video taken by the Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird appears to show an officer pull a weapon on protesters who were assaulting him during demonstrations at Hong Kong's international airport....
2019-08-15 04:17

Fishing industry given say in federal research on Atlantic seals, fish The work is meant to ensure management decisions for seals and sea lions are made with the best available science, in order to sustain "healthy and productive" ecosystems....
2019-08-15 04:17

6 Policemen Wounded In Philadelphia Shooting Six police officers were wounded in a shooting in the US city of Philadelphia on Wednesday after reportedly responding to drug activity, a department spokesman said....
2019-08-15 04:51

Justin Trudeau Says He Takes Responsibility For Ethics Breach Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday acknowledged ethics breaches highlighted by an investigation that found he arm-twisted his attorney general to settle a criminal case...
2019-08-15 04:51

Woman Who Says Jeffrey Epstein Raped Her When She Was 15 Sues His Estate A woman who says Jeffrey Epstein raped her when she was a teenager sued for damages Wednesday as US media reported the disgraced financier's prison guards were asleep instead of checking on him before......
2019-08-15 04:51

US "Deeply Concerned" By Chinese Paramilitary Reports On Hong Kong Border The United States said Wednesday that it was concerned about movements of Chinese forces on the border with Hong Kong and urged Beijing to honor the territory's autonomy as pro-democracy protests......
2019-08-15 04:51

Bella Thorne makes directorial debut with a short film for Pornhub We’ve gone on the record in the past as being giant fans of the endless, swirling miasma of insanity that is Bella Thorne’s Instagram feed. Yes, she’s an actor, and yes, she’s quite good in some things, even when the movies themselves are not that go...
2019-08-15 04:51

Good Boys' Jacob Tremblay, Brady Noon, and Keith L. Williams show us their secret handshakes Though Good Boys is being widely reviewed as sort of a Superbad for the middle school set, that doesn’t mean that the new film’s stars had actually seen Superbad when they started filming. In fact, Jacob Tremblay, who plays “Max” in Good Boys only wa...
2019-08-15 04:51

Thanos and burritos are both inevitable in this excellent Mexican restaurant ad When, for better or worse, a film manages to dominate the global cultural consciousness to the degree of Avengers: Endgame, it’s only a matter of time until its iconography and most memorable lines are co-opted for other purposes. For the most part, ...
2019-08-15 04:51

Fighting Hunger in the Klamath River Basin Wednesday: Native Americans have some of the nation’s highest rates of food insecurity. Also: Another round of California v. Trump; and a special Berkeley cafe....
2019-08-15 04:51

Welcome to the world of wildly colorful, patterned home decor In design today, more is more. Despite a decade-long — and seemingly never-ending — craze for pared-down midcentury modern pieces, the maximalist approach to decor has been creeping back into fashion. Take Drew Barrymore’s new line for children’s roo...
2019-08-15 05:17

‘Gigantic’ praying mantis terrorizes 6 train Delays, service changes and humongous bugs, oh my! The MTA had one more pest plaguing the subway system on Tuesday when a massive praying mantis joined commuters for a ride. City Councilman Keith Powers was on the uptown 6 train when another rider wa...
2019-08-15 05:17

Where'd You Go, Bernadette review – Cate Blanchett is lost in drab drama The Oscar winner stumbles in Richard Linklater’s much-delayed adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestseller about a woman in need of an escapeWhere’d the buzz for Where’d You Go, Bernadette go? Why is a film based on screenwriter turned author Maria Semple...
2019-08-15 05:17

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other firms going public Large companies like Uber and Lyft have dampened much of the excitement around this year's IPOs. But analysts caution it may be too soon to make a call on WeWork....
2019-08-15 05:17

Woman accused of hacking Capital One also stole data from 30 other companies, prosecutors say Paige A. Thompson is likely to face new charges related to the additional alleged data thefts, prosecutors said in the motion filed in federal court in Washington state....
2019-08-15 05:17

Meet the first girl since Mo'ne Davis to play in LLWS — Coon Rapids' Maddy Freking The most notable girl to play in the Little League World Series was Mo'ne Davis. The most recent is Maddy Freking for Coon Rapids-Andover (Minn.).       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Flights resume at Hong Kong airport after protesters restricted The Hong Kong Airport Authority said it has obtained an interim court order barring protesters from demonstrating at the island's airport except in two designated areas....
2019-08-15 05:51

Cramer Remix: Macy's ugly fiscal Q2 is not reflective of consumer health Jim Cramer says the performance issues at Macy's are tied to the grim state of mall-based retailers and breaks down bright spots he sees in the sector....
2019-08-15 05:51

Cramer's lightning round: Expect a 'little more weakness' in this group "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
2019-08-15 05:51

The 28 most egregious lines from Donald Trump's Pennsylvania speech On Tuesday President Donald Trump took a break from his summer vacation in New Jersey to deliver remarks on energy in Pennsylvania. The speech was billed as an official White House event, but the actual address was the stuff of a Trump campaign rally...
2019-08-15 06:17

New Media chair Michael Reed shrugs off company’s stock flop New Media Investment chair and CEO Michael Reed told The Post he’s not concerned the stock has fallen by almost 25 percent since signing a deal to buy USA Today-owner Gannett. “Stock price is not an issue,” he said, while walking out of a meeting at ...
2019-08-15 06:17

Steve King Asks if There Would Be ‘Any Population’ Left Without Rape and Incest Mr. King, who represents a deeply conservative district in Iowa, was discussing his opposition to exceptions for rape and incest in anti-abortion legislation....
2019-08-15 06:17

What a Deadly Nuclear Explosion In Russia Tells Us About the World’s New Arms Race News of the nuclear explosion at a military base in the far north of Russia trickled out slowly. First came the bulletins on state media of at least two people killed in a mysterious accident. Then came news of a spike in radiation in the area, and f...
2019-08-15 06:51

Ford extends warranties on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranties on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars in the United States and Canada after reports of problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-15 06:51

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses WeWork owner The We Company published detailed financial statements for the first time on Wednesday, revealing breakneck revenue growth and soaring losses, as it prepares for an initial public offering as early as next month....
2019-08-15 06:51

Dow posts biggest one-day drop since October as recession fears take hold Wall Street sold off sharply on Wednesday as recession fears gripped the market after the U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the first time in 12 years....
2019-08-15 06:51

Orioles are glad their Yankees hell is over For the 16th straight time on Wednesday, the Orioles faced the Yankees and lost. Afterward, right-hander Dylan Bundy admitted he was glad the teams wouldn’t meet again until next season. “We don’t have to play them anymore,’’ Bundy said following the...
2019-08-15 06:51

Antonio Brown faces $40K suit over chef’s wild allegations Antonio Brown’s rough preseason continues. The Raiders’ mercurial star wide receiver is the subject of a civil lawsuit filed by Stefano Tedeschi, also known as “The Sports Chef,” who alleges Brown didn’t pay a $38,521.20...
2019-08-15 06:51

Efficiency Win! The Dalai Lama Has Announced That His Dentist’s 30-Year-Old Son Is The Reincarnation of Him And Should Just Take Over As Dalai Lama After He Dies One of the world’s greatest spiritual leaders just made an incredible proclamation that is bound to save tons of time and make Buddhists all over the world stand up and cheer: The Dalai Lama has announced that his dentist’s 30-year-old son is the rei...
2019-08-15 07:17

Huawei employees reportedly caught helping African governments spy on opposition Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain in place. The Chinese consumer electronics giant is under scrutiny again, this time over a Wall Stree...
2019-08-15 07:51

Myanmar insurgent attacks kill one at elite military college: army spokesman Ethnic insurgents launched fresh attacks at several locations across northern Myanmar early Thursday, killing at least one civilian staff member at an elite military college, an army spokesman said....
2019-08-15 08:17

Rolls-Royce unveils ultra-exclusive Ghost Zenith special Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith Special edition of outgoing Ghost features high levels of customisation and design nods to original 200EX concept Rolls-Royce has unveiled a limited-run Ghost Zenith Collector’s Edition, which will offer the highest level ...
2019-08-15 08:17

Simcoe County takes steps to help get waste off the streets Since residents have placed high priority on the collection of garbage, organics and recycling, Simcoe County says council voted to cancel this year's curbside collection of electronics....
2019-08-16 12:34

10 bizarre things on Amazon with unusually high ratings From the Squatty Potty to the TubShroom, Amazon reviewers rave about these unusual products that you wouldn't expect to be as popular as they are.       ...
2019-08-16 12:34

FBI: Tech company Asurion paid $300K ransom after private data was stolen A data thief at Asurion thief threatened to leak "sensitive data" on thousands of the company's employees and more than one million customers.       ...
2019-08-16 12:34

Liberal justice minister ‘committed’ to criminalizing conversion therapy, says Edmonton MP Attendees at a government roundtable in Edmonton on Thursday were assured that Ottawa is still exploring the possibility of making conversion therapy a Criminal Code offence....
2019-08-16 12:34

New ethics guidelines coming for retired judges after role in SNC-Lavalin scandal The Canadian Judicial Council and the Federation of Law Societies have been working together on updating the ethical principles for judges, including a look at their careers after retirement....
2019-08-16 12:34

2020 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Spotted On Test The new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is expected to meet the upcoming Bharat Stage VI (BS6) emission regulations, and gets some minor cosmetic upgrades as well....
2019-08-16 12:34

2019 Independence Day: Top 5 Patriotic Driving Holiday Destinations It's been 73 years since India gained her independence from the British Raj and our country has come a long way since then! We list out top driving holiday destinations which will make you feel proud......
2019-08-16 12:34

Russian Airliner Lands Safely After Both Engines Fail – Drawing ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Comparisons (MOSCOW) — A Russian pilot was being hailed as a hero Thursday for safely landing his passenger jet in a corn field after it collided with a flock of gulls seconds after takeoff, causing both engines to malfunction. While dozens of people on th...
2019-08-16 12:34

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns Amid Pressure From Beijing Over Hong Kong Protests (HONG KONG) — The CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways has resigned following pressure by Beijing on the Hong Kong carrier over participation by some of its employees in anti-government protests. Cathay Pacific said Rupert Hogg resigned Friday “...
2019-08-16 13:00

Historic Budapest synagogue to reopen amid Jewish cultural revival Tamas Irsai was a teenager when he last sang in the choir in Budapest's Rumbach synagogue during World War Two, before most Hungarian Jews were deported to death camps....
2019-08-16 13:00

What happens when a festival gets cancelled? Several events have had to be pulled this summer, causing disappointment all round. But disgruntled punters wanting their money back are far from the only problem for organisers“It feels like a film set where a film was never shot.” That’s how Hought...
2019-08-16 13:00

The Family: inside the sinister sect that has infected western democracy A disturbing new Netflix documentary shows how a rightwing Christian organisation has for decades secretly swayed US politics ... all the way to the topA clandestine religious sect secretly controls the US government! In an age when we are all graspi...
2019-08-16 13:00

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over year.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Google Assistant now lets you assign reminders to other people Google Assistant will soon be able to assign reminders for up to six people in a household, sending notifications to smartphones and Home speakers.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Five Places to Visit in Greenville, S.C. One of the Upcountry city’s most intriguing areas is West Greenville, an enclave that has been transformed into an artistic and entrepreneurial district....
2019-08-16 13:00

A Girl Was Barred From Singing With Berlin’s Boys’ Choir. So She Sued. The lawsuit says that rejecting girls denies them access to a high-quality educational opportunity. The choir says the problem with the 9-year-old is her voice, not her gender....
2019-08-16 13:00

Leftist Atop Argentina Race Moves From Kirchner’s Shadow. Will His Policies Follow? The markets were rocked by the prospect of ex-President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner returning to power. But it’s Alberto Fernández, a moderate, who actually leads her ticket....
2019-08-16 13:00

Gibraltar Releases Iranian Tanker, Hours After U.S. Asked to Seize It The government in the British territory said Thursday morning that the United States had applied to seize the Iranian vessel. By the afternoon, it had been released....
2019-08-16 13:00

People are still drinking bleach—and vomiting and pooping their guts out Enlarge / Bottles of Clorox bleach sit on a shelf at a grocery store. (credit: Getty | Justin Sullivan) The US Food and Drug Administration this week released an important health warning that everyone should heed: drinking bleach is dangerous—poten...
2019-08-16 13:00

Did You Have an Iconic Wedding Date? Did you get married on a day that aligned perfectly with your zodiac sign? Or did your nuptials coincide with an important day in history? If you got married on a fortuitous or iconic date, we want to hear from you....
2019-08-16 13:00

Facebook pivots privacy failings into pop-up cafes Facebook is fighting back against the perception that it doesn't care about protecting user data, confirming that it will open a number of pop-up cafes where visitors can get privacy check-ups....
2019-08-16 13:00

Disney+ may become home to a new 'Star Wars' series with Ewan McGregor The folks at Disney sure have been busy thinking of spinoff shows for the company's upcoming streaming platform. One of them will take place within the Star Wars universe, and according to Variety and Deadline, Ewan McGregor might reprise his ro...
2019-08-16 13:00

iHeartRadio shares tunes as Stories in Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat Do you really, really want to be sure everyone knows what you're listening to? iHeartRadio thinks it can help spread your musical message. The company has introduced sharing to Stories in Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat through its mobile app...
2019-08-16 13:00

CBS will air the Nintendo World Championships starting August 25th CBS is set to air the Nintendo World Championships later this month. The trio of esports tournaments -- in which Super Mario Maker 2, Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate players duked it out -- will debut on August 25th at 1 PM ET. The network....
2019-08-16 13:00

FCC proposes '988' for quick access to national suicide prevention line The FCC wants accessing a national suicide prevention line to be as simple as dialing 988. In a report sent to Congress today, staff members recommend that the FCC designate 988 as the 3-digit dialing code for a nationwide suicide prevention and ment...
2019-08-16 13:00

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says Affidavits unsealed in federal court after last week’s raids show that federal agents believe the companies “willfully and unlawfully” hired undocumented immigrants....
2019-08-16 13:00

Citing Economy, Trump Says That ‘You Have No Choice but to Vote for Me’ As the markets wobble over fears of a slowdown amid an escalating trade and currency war with China, the president defended policies that are rattling many businesses and investors....
2019-08-16 13:00

Trump Thinks Corey Lewandowski Would Be a ‘Fantastic’ Senator From New Hampshire President Trump all but endorsed his former campaign manager, who is weighing a Senate bid. “He’s terrific on television,” Mr. Trump said. “I like everything about him.”...
2019-08-16 13:00

Treasury to Sell $94 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department next week will auction $94 billion in securities, ranging from 13-week bills to 30-year Treasury inflation-protected securities....
2019-08-16 13:34

Capital One Cyber Staff Raised Concerns Before Hack Before a giant data breach, Capital One employees raised concerns within the company about what they saw as high turnover in its cybersecurity unit and a failure to promptly install some software to spot and defend against hacks....
2019-08-16 13:34

WeWork Bond Prices Surge on Buyback Hopes WeWork’s debt is surging following the company’s S-1 filing for a proposed IPO, as investors bet the company could retire bonds before they mature in 2025....
2019-08-16 13:34

Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death in charity scam FRIEDENS, Pa. — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family. State police on Thursday charged Geoffrey and Kaycee Lang with theft by deception, theft...
2019-08-16 13:34

Man interested in committing mass shooting arrested in Connecticut NORWALK, Conn. — Authorities say they’ve arrested a Connecticut man interested in committing a mass shooting and seized weapons and ammunition from his home. Norwalk and FBI officials say 22-year-old Brandon Wagshol was charged Thursday with illegal ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Driver suspended for refusing to operate LGBTQ-pride-themed bus A bus driver in England has been suspended for refusing to drive a bus adorned with LGBTQ-pride-themed numbers, a report said. The driver allegedly got on the bus in Norwich and told passengers, “this bus promotes homosexuality and I refuse to ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Philly gunman made highly unusual conference call during standoff Philadelphia gunman Maurice Hill spoke to the city’s police commissioner and district attorney by phone on Wednesday night while he was barricaded inside his house after shooting six cops with an AK-15 military-style rifle, a report said. “He was con...
2019-08-16 13:34

Google employees accuse Border Patrol of 'torturing' immigrants, refuse to work with agencies Google employees are circulating a petition urging the tech giant to forgo any opportunities to work with several federal agencies “engaged in caging and torturing vulnerable people.”...
2019-08-16 13:34

Dow rises 99 points led by Walmart, rebounding from worst day of 2019 Stocks rose Thursday as Walmart's earnings and strong retail sales print led investors to believe the consumer could help the U.S. avoid a recession....
2019-08-16 13:34

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundraiser and New York’s Hudson Yards developer, Stephen Ross, is intensifying as two fashion houses move ...
2019-08-16 13:34

What’s the best laptop for a student for under £500? Ruqayyah needs a laptop costing up to £500 for her teacher training course. What are her best options?I’m due to start my teacher training in September. Which laptop should I buy on a £500 budget? RuqayyahThis question comes up every year. Obviously,...
2019-08-16 13:34

This Volkswagen/Audi Engine Ended Up In The Most Unlikely Mix Of Cars I know there’s lots of car engines that got stuffed into pretty much everything: the Iron Duke was shoved into everything from Camaros to mail trucks, and the original Volkswagen air-cooled flat-four powered everything from Beetles to Buses to Sno-Ca...
2019-08-16 13:34

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Taken To Hospital After His Plane Skids Off Runway, Catches Fire: Reports Retired NASCAR driver and current broadcaster Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife Amy Earnhardt were on a plane that crashed at a Tennessee airport and caught fire Thursday, according to news and social media reports. Local outlet WJHL reported that all ...
2019-08-16 13:34

The 717-HP Dodge Charger Hellcat Anniversary Edition Will Give You That Extra 10 HP You Were So Desperately Missing When the 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody debuted, you, like most, were probably astounded—not at the car’s new fender flares or wider tires to go along with them, but at the gall of Dodge to give it only 707 horsepower. What’s that good for, ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Binotto: Vettel still focused on goal of winning F1 title at Ferrari Mattia Binotto is convinced Sebastian Vettel remains focused on becoming Formula 1 world champion with Ferrari, despite the team's 2019 setbacks and Vettel's supposed disillusionment with grand prix racing...
2019-08-16 13:34

Autosport Podcast: F1's 2020 driver market silly season explained Whether Alex Albon can retain his Red Bull seat and how Mercedes will decide between Valtteri Bottas and Esteban Ocon are the key questions in Formula 1's 2020 driver market...
2019-08-16 13:34

'Shooting,' 'Bomb,' 'Trump': Advertisers Blacklist News Stories Online Companies are increasingly insisting their ads do not appear near articles or videos that contain any of a long list of words. The blacklists are becoming more sophisticated, specific and extensive. Publishers worry about the revenue hit....
2019-08-16 13:34

Nvidia's Earnings Show Signs of Recovery Nvidia reported a third consecutive quarter of lower earnings compared with the year-earlier period, but posted sequential sales growth that boosted investor sentiment about its financial recovery....
2019-08-16 13:34

These houses with water slides certainly make a splash This summer may be mild, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting wet and wild. Three on-the-market homes in the tri-state area include thrilling water slides for their new owners to ride. No, not those flimsy blue plastic ones: These over-the-top ch...
2019-08-16 14:00

A Gentler Way to Gentrify? Gentrifier, interloper, developer: A new breed of builders is attempting to reclaim the “D” word and make development a little kinder and friendlier....
2019-08-16 14:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your draft or later....
2019-08-16 14:00

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not yet known as the “Black Woodstock,” as it would be christened in later years. “We didn’t ...
2019-08-16 14:00

Alabama's potential run to national title will hinge on health of quarterback Tua Tagovailoa The health of Tua Tagovailoa health is key as the Alabama Crimson Tide try to win another national title and erase last year's loss to Clemson.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Nike wanted to pay Romeo Langford $20K in high school, lawyer Michael Avenatti claims A court motion filed by Michael Avenatti claims Nike wanted to pay former Indiana basketball star Romeo Langford $20,000 while he was in high school.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Terrorism survivors: Forced to farm, fish, fight, ‘they slaughtered three of my friends’ To mark next week’s International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa earlier in the year, to interview people who have personal stories to tell ...
2019-08-16 14:34

"He Has Gone Mad": Danish MPs On Trump's Reported Plan To Buy Greenland Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately discussed the idea of buying the world's......
2019-08-16 14:34

Now Trump Wants US To Buy Greenland, Reports Wall Street Journal President Donald Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive......
2019-08-16 14:34

"Could Feel Rocks Chasing US": 17 Missing After Landslide In South China More than a dozen workers remained missing Friday after a landslide in southwest China buried a section of railway that was under repair, according to state media....
2019-08-16 14:34

Malaysia To Question Zakir Naik For Comments Against Malaysian Hindus Malaysian authorities will summon controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the multi-ethnic nation, the government said on......
2019-08-16 14:34

Photos show the world's first solar road that's turned out to be a colossal failure because it's falling apart and doesn't generate enough energy In July, a French daily newspaper published a story saying the longest solar road in the world had failed. It's neither economically viable or energy efficient. Less than three years since the road opened, it's become cracked and damaged. Parts of th...
2019-08-16 14:34

A private jet carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. burst into flames. He and his family were able to evacuate. WJHL A private jet carrying the former race-car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family careened off a runway at Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee Thursday afternoon, bursting into flames as it came to rest on a highway near the runway. E...
2019-08-16 14:34

LSE's FTSE stock market suffers longest outage in years A technical glitch delayed the start of trading on Friday on the UK blue chip FTSE 100 and midcap stock indexes for almost two hours in what was the longest outage at one of the world's top bourses in eight years....
2019-08-16 14:34

China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry....
2019-08-16 14:34

STAR Market tech board offers hope to Chinese venture capitalists When Chinese venture capital firm New Vision Capital invested in two startups focusing on cloud computing and micro-optics, the plan was to eventually take them public on the Nasdaq exchange....
2019-08-16 14:34

Applied Materials does not expect memory chip recovery before 2020 Applied Materials Inc beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Thursday but the chip gear maker cautioned that recovery in the memory chip market is unlikely before 2020....
2019-08-16 14:34

Amazon faces online backlash in China for T-shirts with Hong Kong democracy slogans Chinese social media users directed their fury at online marketplace Amazon.com on Thursday, after discovering T-shirts on its website sporting slogans that support anti-government protesters in Hong Kong....
2019-08-16 14:34

'Smart' clothing can boost wearable tech: Singapore researchers Researchers in Singapore have invented 'smart' clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches....
2019-08-16 14:34

Toolkit for digital abuse could help victims protect themselves Domestic abuse comes in digital forms as well as physical and emotional, but a lack of tools to address this kind of behavior leaves many victims unprotected and desperate for help. This Cornell project aims to define and detect digital abuse in a sy...
2019-08-16 14:34

Danny Masterson, Church of Scientology sued for conspiracy to cover up sexual assaults "Once her lawsuit is thrown out, I intend to sue her and the others who jumped on the bandwagon for the damage they caused me and my family," Masterson said....
2019-08-16 14:34

Man dies from ‘Taco Tuesday’ eating competition at Minor League Baseball game A California man died from a taco eating competition during a Fresno Grizzlies baseball game. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

'Purely innocent': No regrets from man who walked into Walmart with body armor, loaded weapons Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, is charged with making a terrorist threat after the Aug. 8 incident at a Walmart in Springfield, Missouri.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

White Arkansas woman pulls gun on 4 black teens raising money for football team The wife of an Arkansas jail administrator Jerri Kelly pulled a gun on four black teen who raising money for their high school football team.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Having a mental health crisis? Dial 988 With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Hong Kong's police describe their side of the protests On Thursday, more than two months into the worst unrest this city has seen in decades, senior police officers invited a group of journalists to the towering police headquarters in Hong Kong's Wan Chai district. In the first face-to-face background br...
2019-08-16 15:00

"Not much more" Honda can do to secure its Formula 1 future Honda believes it cannot do much more to secure its Formula 1 future as its programme chiefs await a decision from the company hierarchy on whether to continue beyond 2020...
2019-08-16 15:00

After ban, Israel permits U.S. Rep Tlaib to make humanitarian visit to family in West Bank Israel decided on Friday to allow U.S. congresswoman Rashida Tlaib - a critic of Israeli policy toward the Palestinians - to visit family in the occupied West Bank on humanitarian grounds after barring her from making an official visit to Israel....
2019-08-16 15:00

PM Hariri: Saudi, UAE want to invest in Lebanon Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are looking to invest in infrastructure projects in Lebanon after ties have recovered, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said in comments from his office on Friday....
2019-08-16 15:00

German finance minister Scholz to run for SPD leadership German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz will run for the leadership of the Social Democrats, a spokeswoman said on Friday, joining a race to revive the party's popularity sinking since it entered a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives....
2019-08-16 15:00

'Nobody is not afraid': Chernobyl pilot recalls his fear 33 years ago More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl's nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world's worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub recalls how he feared for his life....
2019-08-16 15:00

'Creating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, when his teenage son started asking about the festival....
2019-08-16 15:00

Democratic former Colorado Governor Hickenlooper drops 2020 White House bid Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper dropped his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Thursday after his centrist campaign failed to catch fire amid two dozen hopefuls seeking to challenge Republican President Donald Trump....
2019-08-16 15:00

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the latest Democratic presidential candidate to call for action after a racially motivated massacre in Texas...
2019-08-16 15:00

AG Letitia James issues subpoenas to institutions connected to Sackler family New York Attorney General Letitia James’ office has begun issuing subpoenas to financial institutions connected to the Sackler family in an effort to track the fortune they allegedly made by peddling addictive painkillers. The subpoenas target ...
2019-08-16 15:34

DOE simplifies notoriously complicated admissions system The Department of Education’s notoriously complex middle and high school admissions process just got a little easier. Currently, parents dissatisfied with their initial school offer have to reapply. The new rules cut out the paperwork of a seco...
2019-08-16 15:34

Choir director, National Guard band leader accused of sex abuse at LI home A respected Long Island high school choir director has been arrested for sexually abusing a 16-year-old student at his home two years ago, police said Wednesday. Mark Kimes, 53 — who serves as leader of a National Guard band and won a Bronze St...
2019-08-16 15:34

Israel blocks Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering country Trump openly encouraged Israel to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., from taking a planned trip to the country.        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Mecca: See millions complete their Hajj pilgrimage in 60 seconds A time-lapse shows devotees taking part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Sean Hannity: Sources say 'most explosive' part of DOJ review about 'outsourcing of illegal intelligence-gathering' Fox News host Sean Hannity said his sources are telling him the most "explosive" finding in the Justice Department review on the origins of the Russia investigation has to do with illegal intelligence-gathering on American citizens....
2019-08-16 15:34

North Korea fires more missiles as it declares it ‘has nothing to talk’ about while US-South Korea exercises continue IRKED BY EXERCISES: North Korea is complaining that ongoing joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises violate a personal promise President Trump made to the country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, but it’s directing its ire not at Trump but at South Korean P...
2019-08-16 15:34

Sanchez keen on staying at Man United, says Solskjaer "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Friday dismissed media reports that claimed Alexis Sanchez was keen on leaving the Premier League club before the European transfer window shuts next month."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters."...
2019-08-16 15:34

"Had To Do It," Says Chernobyl Pilot Who Made 3 Flights Within 20 Minutes More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl's nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world's worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub......
2019-08-16 15:34

Two years after exodus, Myanmar’s ‘desperate’ Rohingya youth need education, skills: UNICEF The daily struggle to survive for Myanmar’s Rohingya people in one of the world’s largest refugee settlements, has caused “overwhelming” despair and jeopardized the hopes of an entire generation, the head of UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Henrietta For...
2019-08-16 16:00

Gibraltar releases Iranian supertanker despite U.S. plea Gibraltar’s chief minister said that he had requested the ship’s release after receiving assurances from Iranian authorities on the vessel’s destination....
2019-08-16 16:00

Reps. Omar and Tlaib join a list of prominent figures barred by Israel Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar aren't the first politicians to be barred from entering the country. Here are other prominent figures blacklisted by Israel....
2019-08-16 16:00

Israel grants Tlaib West Bank visit on humanitarian grounds Israel says it has granted a request by Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib to enter the West Bank on humanitarian grounds to visit her relatives, a day after Israel barred her and another congresswoman following a request from President Donald Trump...
2019-08-16 16:00

John Travolta Transforms Back into Grease's Danny Zuko in Face-Off With Jimmy Fallon What can we say, we got chills... Grease is still the word for John Travolta! On the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday, the 65-year-old actor and host Jimmy Fallon took part......
2019-08-16 16:00

Kirsten Dunst Reveals the Hilarious Reason Why She Couldn't Hold Her Son Ennis Take a piece of advice from Kirsten Dunst: Don't spray tan and cuddle. In Spring 2017, she and husband Jesse Plemons welcomed their first baby, son Ennis Howard Plemons. And, about......
2019-08-16 16:00

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's Life-Altering Love Story Do you remember what was Big in '04? Paris Hilton saying "That's hot." Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson. Flavor Flav and Brigitte Nielsen. None of those things are big......
2019-08-16 16:00

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Hospitalized After Fiery Plane Crash UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family have been discharged from the hospital following Thursday's plane crash. A spokesperson for NBC Sports shared in a statement, "We're......
2019-08-16 16:00

Rashida Tlaib Says She Won’t Visit West Bank Under Israel’s Conditions Israel said on Friday that Ms. Tlaib could visit her grandmother in the West Bank if she agreed not to “promote boycotts.” Ms. Tlaib canceled her trip....
2019-08-16 16:00

The Bonkers Tech That Detects Lightning 6,000 Miles Away If lightning strikes near the North Pole, and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Yes, because a global sensor network is always listening....
2019-08-16 16:00

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beach car week....
2019-08-16 16:00

The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism Long associated with European cities, the style has plenty of history in other parts of the world, too. In Brazil, it reached a surprising apotheosis....
2019-08-16 16:00

Trump Labor nominee Eugene Scalia fought OSHA ergonomics rules from their beginning Trump labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia fought Occupational Health and Safety Administration ergonomics regulations even before they were official....
2019-08-16 16:00

Trump lays the groundwork to avoid voters’ recession blame Between poor economic news coming out of China and Germany, the inversion of the yield curve, and trade negotiations with friend and foe alike that have no guarantee of ending positively, signs are mounting that next year’s economy might not be as up...
2019-08-16 16:00

Stephanie Grisham ridicules Scaramucci: 'His feelings just seem to be hurt' White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham slammed former staffer Anthony Scaramucci for his recent criticism of President Trump during her Wednesday night appearance on Eric Bolling's show....
2019-08-16 16:00

China threatens retaliation, calls for US to 'meet it halfway' on trade Beijing claimed Thursday that the U.S.-proposed tariffs set to go into effect on Sept. 1 violated earlier agreements made by the two countries during their trade talks and vowed to take countermeasures should the U.S. follow through. The threat roile...
2019-08-16 16:00

No, a European-style health system isn’t the answer As candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination present their visions for “Medicare for all,” politicians on both sides of the aisle are increasingly looking to imitate Europe’s health systems to lower the cost of healthcare. But a European system w...
2019-08-16 16:00

Efficiency Win! All The Major Fried Chicken Chains Have Collectively Agreed To Start Selling Fried Pelican Instead Of Chicken Because They Can Just Find Pelicans For Free Outside Some of the biggest names in fast food just announced a brilliant new plan aimed at maintaining profitability while keeping prices low: All the major fried chicken chains in the U.S. have collectively agreed to start selling fried pelican instead of ...
2019-08-16 16:00

Germany's Nextmove cancels Tesla order, citing quality issues German car rental firm Nextmove has canceled the bulk of a 100-vehicle order from Tesla worth 5 million euros ($5.54 million) over quality problems with the Model 3, it said on Friday....
2019-08-16 16:34

Take Five: Fed in a hole On Wednesday, the U.S. Federal Reserve releases the minutes of its last meeting, revealing what policymakers said about the flattening Treasury yield curve and the strength of support for July's quarter-point rate cut....
2019-08-16 16:34

Deere trims earnings forecast on trade war effects Deere & Co. on Friday cut its earnings forecast and announced a review of costs after quarterly profits yet again missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by bad weather and the U.S.-China trade war that have depressed sales of its farm machines....
2019-08-16 16:34

Invesco thrives in China as former executive Ross leads Trump's trade war The former investment company of U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has been flourishing in China, even as he marshals billions of dollars' worth of punishing tariffs in America's deepening trade war....
2019-08-16 16:34

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced at the Western & Southern Open. Novak Djokovic moved into the quarterf...
2019-08-16 16:34

Sheraton Atlanta hotel cleared to reopen after outbreak of Legionnaires' disease A hotel in downtown Atlanta is reopening its doors to visitors after it closed last month so that health officials could investigate an outbreak of potentially deadly Legionnaires' disease linked to the premises....
2019-08-16 16:34

Madoff whistleblower calls GE a bigger fraud than Enron Harry Markopolos is famous for blowing the whistle on Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, which blew up in 2008. Now the accounting investigator has his sights set on a new target: General Electric. He accuses the troubled company of orchestrating a massiv...
2019-08-16 16:34

British Airways testing VR headsets for first-class passengers this year Enlarge / Ars editor Sam Machkovech donning an Oculus Go headset. This isn't the headset British Airways will use, but it serves a similar function. (credit: Sam Machkovech) Plane travel can be a hassle at best and a panic-inducing experience at wo...
2019-08-16 16:34

Look: Police return class ring to man who lost it in 1971 A Texas A&M University graduate who lost his class ring alongside an Alaska highway in 1971 was reunited with the ring thanks to a Texas police department....
2019-08-16 16:34

Halsey's boyfriend Yungblud: 'I'm very fluid' about my sexuality The 22-year-old British singer described his disinterest in following more traditional norms concerning gender and sexuality.        ...
2019-08-16 16:34

NASA Selects Proposals to Demonstrate SmallSat Technologies to Study Interplanetary Space NASA has selected two proposals to demonstrate small satellite technologies to improve science observations in deep space, which could help NASA develop better models to predict space weather events that can affect astronauts and spacecraft....
2019-08-16 16:34

Zogby: ‘Poor performances’ of Democrats boost Trump’s approval to 51%, up with blacks and Hispanics President Trump’s approval rating has edged up, driven by long-term confidence in his economy and boosted by the lackluster performances of the two dozen Democrats trying to beat him in the 2020 election, according to the latest Zogby Analytics poll....
2019-08-16 17:00

Texas power prices nearly triple to record high as heat bakes state Spot power prices in Texas almost tripled to a record high for Friday as the state's grid operator took emergency measures for a second time this week to keep the lights on as consumers cranked up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave....
2019-08-16 17:00

Tennessee executes man convicted of killing teenage girl, her mother in 1986 A man convicted of raping a 15-year-old girl and stabbing her and her mother to death in their home with a teenage accomplice more than 30 years ago was executed in Tennessee on Thursday, officials said....
2019-08-16 17:00

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program: sources The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its human lunar lander program, signaling progress in its drive to put astronauts back on the moon by 2024...
2019-08-16 17:00

Wilfried Zaha poised to start for Crystal Palace after transfer saga with Jeffrey Schlupp also to return Roy Hodgson is ready to hand Wilfried Zaha his first start since handing in a transfer request at Crystal Palace when they face Sheffield United on Sunday....
2019-08-16 17:00

How will Chelsea line up against Leicester? Christian Pulisic set for full Premier League debut Frank Lampard will have to weigh up the fatigue in his squad following the UEFA Super Cup Final defeat to Liverpool against a need to register a first Premier League win as Chelsea boss....
2019-08-16 17:00

Frank Lampard set for hero's welcome as Chelsea seek to build on Istanbul display Leicester was the stage for the final domestic act of Maurizio Sarri's time as Chelsea manager so it is only right they should be the visitors for Frank Lampard's second coming on Sunday....
2019-08-16 17:00

Dayton, Ohio, gunman had cocaine, alcohol and antidepressants in system: coroner The gunman who carried out the Aug. 4 mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, which left nine people dead, had cocaine and other drugs in his system at the time, according to an Ohio coroner....
2019-08-16 17:00

Rashida Tlaib confirms she will not visit Israel and slams 'racist treatment' – live Congresswoman rejected Israel’s offer to visit family in West Bank on ‘humanitarian’ grounds under what she called ‘oppressive conditions’ Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.50pm BST Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Wa...
2019-08-16 17:00

Group to tout bleach-based ‘miracle cure’ at upstate New York 'seminar' Attendants could be given the powerful bleach, just days after FDA put out its strongest warning about the ‘miracle mineral solution’Advocates of a “medicine” called MMS will gather in a hotel in upstate New York on Saturday to promote what they clai...
2019-08-16 17:00

Portland prepares for city's largest far-right rally of the Trump era Police are fearful of an outbreak of violence at the ‘End Domestic Terrorism’ rally, which is targeted at Portland’s antifascist groupsPortland is preparing for a large far-right rally on Saturday that may be the largest in a series of demonstrations...
2019-08-16 17:00

Plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr and family crashes in Tennessee Retired driver hospitalized with minor injuries after crashEarnhardt was traveling with wife, daughter and two pilotsSister of Nascar legend says “everyone is safe” in statementAn airplane carrying retired Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his wife...
2019-08-16 17:00

La Liga's big clubs have different outlooks after summer of spending Barcelona are fighting to maintain supremacy, Atlético have a new identity and Real Madrid’s rebuild is under threatSometimes being the best isn’t good enough and this time being second best might not be either. Being third definitely isn’t. A week a...
2019-08-16 17:00

‘It’s crazy’: Adrián a doubt for Liverpool after being injured by celebrating fan • ‘How can something like this happen,’ says Klopp• Keeper has swollen ankle after incident at Super Cup finalLiverpool have written to Uefa seeking an explanation as to how a supporter managed to evade security and injure goalkeeper Adrián during th...
2019-08-16 17:00

The Boss on film: a brief history of Bruce Springsteen on screen Feel-good British comedy Blinded by the Light might be the most complete Springsteen cinematic experience so far but it’s not the firstMusic biopics are in no danger of going away. Bohemian Rhapsody’s box office earnings and awarded trophies have eit...
2019-08-16 17:00

General Electric shares tank following accusation of 'bigger fraud than Enron' Share price plummets as Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos claims company is engaging in $38bn accounting fraudThe whistleblower who exposed Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme has accused General Electric of wide-scale fraud, sending the US conglomerat...
2019-08-16 17:00

'Scared for my life': politician's daughter pleads for outside help for Kashmir State is in panic over India’s removal of its status, says Iltija Mufti from under house arrestThe daughter of one of Kashmir’s most prominent politicians has pleaded with the international community to act over an unprecedented clampdown on millions...
2019-08-16 17:00

German MP sparks row after proposing an end to first-class rail travel Co-chair of leftwing Die Linke party says move would reduce overcrowding and save energyA leading leftwing politician has sparked a row in Germany by proposing the rail operator Deutsche Bahn scraps first-class carriages to reduce overcrowding and im...
2019-08-16 17:00

Goanna attack: Queensland couple in hospital after 'freak ordeal' Man aged 72 suffers significant injuries during reptile assault at Flametree, Airlie Beach An elderly Queensland couple are in a stable condition after being attacked by a goanna while walking their dog on Thursday.The 72-year-old man sustained serio...
2019-08-16 17:00

I'm Nicky Bandini – and I'm still a sports writer For 13 years I have written under a different name. Today I am coming out as transgender, but my love of storytelling remainsI have always loved to write. When I was little, I remember thinking that English exams were a treat: an opportunity to sit d...
2019-08-16 17:00

The myth of Eurabia: how a far-right conspiracy theory went mainstream Once an obscure idea confined to the darker corners of the internet, the anti-Islam ideology is now visible in the everyday politics of the west. How did this happen? By Andrew BrownIn July 2011, a quiet European capital was shaken by a terrorist car...
2019-08-16 17:00

Cathay Pacific C.E.O. Quits as China’s Power Looms Over Hong Kong Protests The departure of the executive, Rupert Hogg, illustrates Beijing’s power over global companies whose bottom lines depend upon access to the mainland....
2019-08-16 17:34

The apps and software we recommend to students Please enjoy this guide to the best creative and productivity apps for students, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school guide. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and dorm gear -- we....
2019-08-16 17:34

Instagram is testing new Boomerang modes and Layouts in Stories Your Instagram Stories could soon be flooded by a greater variety of Boomerangs than ever before, according to Jane Manchun Wong. The app researcher found evidence that suggests Instagram is developing five new Boomerang modes. One called "Hold" adds...
2019-08-16 17:34

The Morning After: Some Microsoft Surface devices are being severely throttled Hey, good morning! Welcome to Friday, you heroes. This morning, we're confused by Amazon's fulfillment center ambassadors (parody? terribly programmed bots? neither?), detailing the battle to make smart homes less of a chore and excited a...
2019-08-16 17:34

Daily on Healthcare: Study: Don't blame underinvestment in social services for high US healthcare spending Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
2019-08-16 17:34

Despite Reprieve, New Tariffs Will Hit Wide Range of Consumer Goods President Trump may have delayed tariffs on some Chinese goods to spare holiday shoppers, but consumers are likely to feel the pinch anyway, economists say....
2019-08-16 17:34

GE Is New Target of Madoff Whistleblower Bernie Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos alleges that GE’s cash situation is worse than disclosed and that GE needs to boost its insurance reserves. GE says the claims are false and misleading. Shares fell sharply after the release of the report....
2019-08-16 17:34

Girl, 9, sues renowned Berlin boys choir over gender bias A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender, in a case that has sparked debate over equal rights versus artistic freedom....
2019-08-16 17:34

Skydiver survives 5,000-foot fall in Quebec after parachute malfunctions An experienced skydiver in Quebec reportedly survived a fall of more than 5,000 feet last Saturday when her main parachute and reserve both malfunctioned....
2019-08-16 17:34

Tanzania politician says he wants to launch database of married men to crack down on cheating The governor of Tanzania's largest city wants to create a database that tracks married men in the East African region in order to crack down on infidelity and "humiliating" women, he said this week....
2019-08-16 17:34

Confused About Who Should Get the HPV Vaccine, and When? The CDC Has New Recommendations For its first few years on the market, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was approved only for young girls. Over time, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has broadened its approval to include boys, as well as adults up to age 45—a...
2019-08-16 17:34

The Doctor Who Inspired House Navigates the Health Care Crisis in Netflix Docuseries Diagnosis For many of Dr. Google’s most anxious patients–the ones who consult WebMD’s Symptom Checker more often than the weather report–Lisa Sanders is a household name. A physician and author based at the Yale School of Medicine, Dr. ...
2019-08-16 17:34

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
2019-08-16 17:34

The Six Most Travel-Friendly Jumpsuits and Rompers Wearing rompers and jumpsuits is often a fashion roller coaster. The one-piece outfits can be extremely cute and stylish, but they can also be a pain to put on and take off. Let’s not even get into the whole the bathroom situation....
2019-08-16 17:34

The cast of Mindhunter on Manson, Fincher, and empty airplanes When Mindhunter returns this weekend, the show will pick up right back where it left at the end of season 1. The FBI’s Behavioral Science Unit will still be interviewing serial killers, with the aim of identifying psycho-sexual traits, but they’ll al...
2019-08-16 17:34

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s something you can still do to celebrate: listen to the original 1969 festival in its entirety....
2019-08-16 17:34

Trump foolishly thinks gold standard will usher in a golden age The president’s nominee for the Fed believes pegged exchange rates will fix the US trade deficit. Not soThere are now scores of efforts to psychoanalyse the US president Donald Trump’s nomination of Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve board. Some emp...
2019-08-16 17:34

Amazon pays warehouse workers to say good things on Twitter. The campaign is getting backlash online Last August, Amazon began paying several workers to tweet positively about their experience as fulfillment center workers.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds Three limited-edition bottles of Heinz Tomato Ketchup based on the tattoos of British songwriter Ed Sheeran, a dedicated fan of the condiment, sold at auction in London on Thursday, with one going under the hammer for 1,500 pounds ($1,816)....
2019-08-16 17:34

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommunications giant to supply critical parts of its next generation 5G mobile internet infrastructure....
2019-08-16 17:34

India to Ease Restrictions in Kashmir After Protests, and Economy, Slow India said it would begin to relax restrictions on residents in the disputed northern state of Jammu and Kashmir after initiating curbs last week in a bid to prevent unrest....
2019-08-16 18:00

Greenland Tells Trump: 'We're Open for Business, Not for Sale' Politicians from Denmark and Greenland responded with skepticism and scorn after The Wall Street Journal reported that President Trump had privately expressed interest in acquiring Greenland....
2019-08-16 18:00

Georgia Tech quarterback receives sixth year of eligibility, set to play three more seasons Georgia Tech quarterback Lucas Johnson will be able to play three more seasons of college football after the NCAA granted him a sixth year of eligibility on Thursday....
2019-08-16 18:00

49ers rookie Deebo Samuel stuck with $3,700 dinner bill San Francisco 49ers receiver Deebo Samuel took part in an expensive tradition foisted upon rookies Wednesday night when he shelled out $3,700 for the team's dinner at a steakhouse. ...
2019-08-16 18:00

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this would be a time of celebration, but throughout the group stages leading into the August 20 main event,...
2019-08-16 18:00

Apex Legends Players Are Teaming Up To Ruin Solo Mode Apex Legends’ limited-time solo mode provides an enjoyable change of pace from the frantic, team focused default. It’s a chance to be more tactical. Unfortunately, solo mode is being completely ruined by sneaky players coordinating to make unofficial...
2019-08-16 18:00

Tiffany & Co. launches larger men’s collection to pump up sales Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base. The line announced Thursday is part of the Tiffany’s strategy to attract younger shoppers and pump up sal...
2019-08-16 18:00

‘Mindhunter’: 5 Things to Remember For Season 2 In its new season, debuting Friday, Netflix’s dark and brooding serial-killer series picks up where it left off almost two years ago. Here’s a refresher before watching....
2019-08-16 18:00

Colbert Says to Beware Trump’s ‘Patented Anti-Recession Elixir’ With 15 months to keep the economy from crashing before the election, the president will pull “every trick in the book he has never read,” Stephen Colbert said....
2019-08-16 18:00

Orange, green or black: The colors of revolutions From black clothes worn by Hong Kong demonstrators to orange banners at rallies in Ukraine or green scarves accompanying protests in Iran, here's how colors are adopted to represent the hopes of a movement....
2019-08-16 18:00

UN: Migrant deaths in Americas pass 500 in 2019 The International Organization for Migration says the number of migrant deaths in the Americas in 2019 has passed 500. Almost half of the deaths were recorded at the US-Mexican border....
2019-08-16 18:00

Greenland tells Trump: 'We're not for sale' The government of Greenland says its territory is not for sale following reports that US President Donald Trump was looking into purchasing the massive, ice-covered island....
2019-08-16 18:00

Opinion: Imran Khan — one year of stumbling ineptitude Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan promised to provide relief to citizens when he came to power last year, but his government has only added to their misery, says Harris Khalique of Pakistan's human rights commission....
2019-08-16 18:00

Bundesliga club Union Berlin: Between idealism and reality Union Berlin hold cult status for many fans as a club that stands for more than just football. Yet before Union's historic first Bundesliga season, the balance between tradition and reality is already being challenged....
2019-08-16 18:00

Indonesia ponders plan to move capital from Jakarta President Joko Widodo has asked parliament to sign off on a plan to move the nation's capital to Borneo island. Jakarta is one of the world's fastest sinking cities; a third of its land could be submerged by 2050....
2019-08-16 18:00

Man stabbed at UK Home Office in London British police have reported an apparent knife attack near the Home Office in London. Security forces have cordoned off the area, local media said. The incident follows the launch of a campaign to curb knife crime....
2019-08-16 18:00

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. The pilot and crew have been hailed as heroes for saving the passengers....
2019-08-16 18:00

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist is set to sail across the Atlantic in a climate-neutral yacht....
2019-08-16 18:00

Tony Romo reveals top fantasy football running backs Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo told UPI which running back he would pick first in a fantasy football draft. He also said he thinks Ezekiel Elliott is a 'coin flip' when it comes to missing games in 2019....
2019-08-16 18:34

Watch: Nick Kyrgios has another meltdown, smashes two rackets Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios smashed two rackets during another meltdown before losing in three sets in the round of 32 at the Western & Southern Open....
2019-08-16 18:34

|Sasoldelaysresultsforreviewof$13bninvestment Sasol has plunged the most in more than two decades after the company delayed its financial results for a month to coincide with a report on what went wrong during construction of its near-$13bn Lake Charles chemical project in Louisiana....
2019-08-16 18:34

When Jeff Bezos met Jamie Dimon: Behind their powerful friendship Jamie Dimon had recently been fired from Citigroup and had visions of living on a houseboat when he flew to Seattle after receiving a call from an Amazon headhunter in 1997....
2019-08-16 18:34

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi weren’t satisfied with USA Basketball’s schedule. So they changed it. The new program is aimed at increasing competition and generating exposure before the Olympics, and will help keep some top players in the United States....
2019-08-16 18:34

How an unknown 23-year-old from Pakistan became the talk of the esports world Siddique was a relative unknown when he came to Evo Japan this year, but now he's a two-time Tekken champ and a local celebrity in his home city of Lahore, Pakistan....
2019-08-16 18:34

32 impact rookies for 2019 season: From No. 1 pick Kyler Murray to undrafted Jakobi Meyers Now that the NFL preseason is well underway, teams have a better indication of which rookies might be counted on to produce immediately.       ...
2019-08-16 18:34

Arizona family with albino twins relocates to Maine to better protect toddlers from the sun An Arizona family with albino twins relocated to a state thousands of miles away to better protect their sun-sensitive children from harmful UV rays. ...
2019-08-16 19:00

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel's $36,890 Starting Price Undercuts Chevy And Ford The EcoDiesel is back in the Ram 1500 for 2020, after some, uh, regulatory issues meant that the launch of the fifth-generation Ram pickup in 2019 featured only gasoline engines. Now we know how much it’ll cost: $36,890 for the base model, or the low...
2019-08-16 19:00

Federal Communications Commission moves forward with ‘988’ line for suicide prevention It could soon be easier to talk yourself off the ledge. The Federal Communications Commission announced Thursday that it is green-lighting a three-digit emergency number for suicide prevention. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s said he is following a sta...
2019-08-16 19:00

Gross Carnival ship earns the line’s worst sanitation grade ever It’s enough to make you stay on land. A recent unannounced inspection of the Carnival Fantasy cruise ship by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) resulted in the worst sanitation grade in the cruise line’s history. Bowls and ute...
2019-08-16 19:00

Scientists finding new ways to fight plastic waste National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientist Gregg Beckham is an avid scuba diver. So he’s seen the problem of plastics in the world’s oceans firsthand. “I’ve been going to some places fairly frequently for the last 1...
2019-08-16 19:00

World’s top-rated X-Men comic book collection hits auction block to help Arizona man beat cancer MESA, Ariz. (KPNX) — Ever since he can remember, Robert Letscher has been enthralled with comic books. The 55-year-old turned his passion into an online career. “It’s how I paid for this house,” Letscher said while sitting in his Mesa living room. Ov...
2019-08-16 19:00

Missing Green Valley woman found safe TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has located a missing 84-year-old woman from Green Valley and returned her home safely. Sandra Stone went missing Thursday morning in the 1100 block of N Rio Mineral in Green Valley, Ariz. Sto...
2019-08-16 19:00

UA researcher finds motivations for ‘sexting’ complicated TUCSON- A new study out of the University of Arizona is looking into the motivations for why people are sexting. Morgan Johnstonbaugh, a UA sociology doctoral student, said that sharing nude or semi-nude photos is becoming more common for young peopl...
2019-08-16 19:00

July sets global record for hottest month ever NBC NEWS – It wasn’t your imagination. July was in fact the hottest month ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday that July was the hottest month on record, with global temperatures averaging 62.13 deg...
2019-08-16 19:00

Hundreds filed lawsuits under Child Victims Act in New York Jeffrey Eskridge has spent 42 years dreaming of the moment he’d be able to strike back at the Roman Catholic priest who he says raped him repeatedly as a teenager. He finally got his chance Wednesday with a Child Victims Act lawsuit filed in Kings Co...
2019-08-16 19:00

Community thanks Rep. Grijalva for environmental work TUCSON – A special thank you to Representative Raul Grijalva on Wednesday, August 14. Dozens of community members gathered to thank the congressman for his work to protect and support public lands. They also recognized him for being a champion ...
2019-08-16 19:00

Premier League countdown: Guardiola wary of 'second best team in Europe' Spurs - as it happened Manchester City’s manager praised the opposition his team face on Saturday while Liverpool have suffered a goalkeeping injury crisis 4.59pm BST And that’s all from the Friday blog for this week. Enjoy your sporting weekend. 4.58pm BST Brendan Rodger...
2019-08-16 19:00

Art Spiegelman's Marvel essay 'refused publication for Orange Skull Trump dig' Maus author says he was told the comics giant – whose chairman is a prominent Trump supporter – was trying to remain apoliticalArt Spiegelman, the legendary graphic novelist behind Maus, has claimed that he was asked to remove criticism of Donald Tru...
2019-08-16 19:00

How many likes for Da Vinci? Why it's fine to take pictures in an art gallery Photographs used to be banned in exhibitions – now they’re encouraged. So why do some people get so snobby about them? While I was studying art history, my tutor once advised the class that when you want to take photos in a gallery, it’s better to as...
2019-08-16 19:00

Takis: his eye-popping and eerily beautiful magnetic marvels defined an era Effortlessly bridging the gap between the two cultures, the Greek sculptor – who has died aged 93 – played with invisible forces and put the truths of the cosmos on canvasThe Greek sculptor Takis, who has died at 93 during the run of an acclaimed Tat...
2019-08-16 19:00

AI is key for business success, but lack of skilled staff remains a barrier Other challenges to AI adoption are a lack of compelling return on investment and a lack of management understanding, according to a new report from EY....
2019-08-16 19:00

These charitable individuals are giving cash away. Here's why Owners of donor-advised funds turned on the tap and made hefty grants to their favorite charities, according to data from Schwab Charitable and Fidelity Charitable....
2019-08-16 19:00

You may be tempted to make this mistake as the market tanks. Here's what to do instead. Roller-coaster moves in the market might tempt you to carefully watch your investments or even adjust your holdings. Here's why those are some of the worst things you can do....
2019-08-16 19:00

Airlines might rebrand 737 Max, even if Boeing doesn’t Major airlines all over the globe have a serious problem on their hands, and it’s not just the fact that the Boeing 737 Max remains grounded months after a pair of deadly crashes claimed hundreds of lives. Once the defunct planes are once again...
2019-08-16 19:00

The 15 most-watched shows this week across Netflix, Amazon, and other platforms By one reckoning, the most-watched show this week across all the major platforms — from Netflix to Hulu, Amazon, and HBO — was one that offers up an irreverent twist on the superhero genre. Amazon’s new series The Boys imagines wha...
2019-08-16 19:34

Planet 10 times Earth's mass may have smacked Jupiter long ago Jupiter, the solar system's largest planet, may have been smacked head-on by an embryonic planet 10 times Earth's mass not long after being formed, a monumental crash with apparent lasting effects on the Jovian core, scientists said on Thursday....
2019-08-16 19:34

Pedestrian dies after she was struck by pickup truck in Manhattan A 67-year-old woman has died after being hit by a truck in Chelsea, police said Friday. The woman, Melissa McClure, died Tuesday after spending two days at Bellevue Hospital with critical injuries from being hit while crossing West 15 Street Saturday...
2019-08-16 19:34

Instagram Will Enable Users to Flag Posts They Think Are Fake Instagram users in the U.S. will soon be able to report content they deem to be fake as the Facebook-owned app joins the fight against online misinformation, Reuters reporte. The new feature, announced Thursday, will allow users of the photo and vide...
2019-08-16 19:34

Lawyer: Iranian supertanker captain no longer wants the job The captain of an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff no longer wants to be in command of the ship, which is in need of repairs that could prevent its immediate departure from Gibraltar, his lawyer said....
2019-08-16 19:34

MLB roundup: Harper's slam caps Phils' stunning rally over Cubs Bryce Harper hit a walk-off grand slam into the second deck in right field off Derek Holland in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the host Philadelphia Phillies past the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Thursday....
2019-08-16 20:00

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and daughter, officials said....
2019-08-16 20:00

Major League Baseball and FanDuel strike sports betting deal Major League Baseball and FanDuel on Thursday announced a multi-year agreement that makes the sportsbook operator an official gaming partner of the U.S. professional league....
2019-08-16 20:00

Talks break down, U.S. women's soccer team turn to court The female players who sued the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) for equal pay reported that talks broke down on Wednesday and said they were now turning their attention to the courts where they are "eagerly look forward to a jury trial"....
2019-08-16 20:00

Fifth Time's the Charm: Why Jennifer Lopez's Engagement to Alex Rodriguez Could Only Happen at This Point in Her Life "I wish you were my first love/'Cause if you were first/Baby there would've have been/No second, third or fourth love." When Jennifer Lopez sat down to discuss......
2019-08-16 20:00

What do we lose when we lose a local bike shop? As UK rents rise and online retailers eat into their margins, shops struggle to survive In the early 1930s a young William Laker would cycle the 50-odd miles from his home in Kent to Crystal Palace in south London to visit the woman who would, half a...
2019-08-16 20:00

What's behind the Equatoguinean-Cameroonian border wall plan? It is not unusual for Equatorial Guinea to seal its border with Cameroon. But a plan to build a solid border wall has Cameroonians fuming and questions swirling over whether curbing illegal migration is the real motive....
2019-08-16 20:34

Asia stocks mixed as investors watch US Treasury yields Stocks in Asia were mixed on Friday as investors watched yields on longer duration U.S. Treasurys as well as for developments on the U.S.-China trade front....
2019-08-16 20:34

Keto Diet: How To Make Keto-Friendly Chicken 65 At Home (Watch Recipe) Keto Recipe: An eclectic mix of punchy flavours, chicken 65 is one of the most delicious and spicy snacks that is loved for its fiery flavour. Try this keto-friendly chicken 65 recipe at home....
2019-08-16 20:34

High-Protein Diet: This Protein-Rich Panchratna Dal May Help You Lose Weight Protein-Rich Diet: High-Protein panchratna dal is a dish bursting with benefits of five lentils and it can be an ideal way to soak up all of it in one go. This panchratna dal is a quick and easy dish......
2019-08-16 20:34

Wall Street Week Ahead: Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook....
2019-08-16 20:34

Ed Smart, dad of kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart, comes out as gay The father of Utah kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart — who was notoriously held captive for nine months — announced Friday that he is gay, divorcing his wife and leaving the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ed Smart, 64, of ...
2019-08-16 21:00

Trump intervention triggered EPA’s surprise biofuel waiver decision: sources A phone call from US President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation’s biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
2019-08-16 21:00

Zimbabwe police beat anti-government protesters in capital HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s police used tear gas, arrests and beatings Friday to quell anti-government protests in the capital, Harare. Seven people were injured, including one in critical condition and 80 people were arrested, said Nelson Chamisa,...
2019-08-16 21:00

Two more women sue Jeffrey Epstein’s estate over alleged sexual assault Two more women are suing Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, claiming in their $100 million suit that they were lured to his home under false pretenses and sexually assaulted. The women were both working as hostesses at the now-shuttered Coffee Shop in U...
2019-08-16 21:00

Meet Little Simz: the London rapper taking over 2019 Backed by heavyweights from Kendrick Lamar to Drake and Stormzy, and now with a Mercury nomination to her name, 2019 has been a breakout year for Little Simz. But, as the rapper tells Hannah Flint, she is only just getting started...
2019-08-16 21:00

Good Samaritan saves New Jersey family from wolf attack during camping trip in Canada A New Jersey family of four camping in Canada last week was saved from a near-fatal wolf attack after a neighboring camper jumped into action and rescued the family....
2019-08-16 21:00

Report: Ewan McGregor Will Return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in His Own Disney+ Series After years of rumors about a potential return—in movie form—it seems like Ewan McGregor will once again don his Jedi robes. But not for the big screen; instead, he’s allegedly coming to Disney’s ever growing streaming service.Read more......
2019-08-16 21:34

Schools, telephone lines to reopen in Kashmir after lockdown Authorities began restoring some telephone lines in Indian Kashmir on Friday night, the top state official said, as heavy security prevented some protests in the region's main city of Srinagar from getting out of control....
2019-08-16 21:34

Veteran UK politicians asked to lead potential anti-Brexit government Veteran British lawmakers from the ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties have both said they would be willing to lead an emergency government to halt a no-deal Brexit, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats said on Friday....
2019-08-16 21:34

10 movies you absolutely, positively must see this fall (from 'It 2' to 'Joker') Clowns, strippers and Will Smith, oh, my! From Stephen King horror sequel 'It 2' to Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker,' these are fall's 10 must-see films.        ...
2019-08-16 21:34

Danny McBride’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ pokes fun at evangelists Danny McBride talks church, kubatons and satire ahead of his new HBO series 'The Righteous Gemstones."        ...
2019-08-16 21:34

Republican Iowa senator says Trump EPA 'screwed us' with biofuel waivers Iowa's Republican Senator Chuck Grassley said the Trump administration's Environmental Protection Agency has "screwed" the U.S. ethanol industry and farmers by granting waivers to 31 small petroleum refineries, effectively exempting them from an obli...
2019-08-16 21:34

Mia Khalifa is among the world’s most-watched women. Yet the porn industry is keeping the profits. The adult film industry created an endless loop of content from popular stars, even as they are often shut out from a cut or struggling to outrun their former selves....
2019-08-16 21:34

More states are banning questions about salary history in job interviews. What to say if you’re asked about it anyway. Employment lawyers, salary negotiation experts and employee rights advocates say the question is probably still getting asked — whether by naive or rogue hiring managers — and that violations of salary history questions posed behind closed doors coul...
2019-08-16 21:34

Can Trump Actually Buy Greenland? The Short Answer Is No U.S. President Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying Greenland, the world’s biggest island and a self-ruling territory of Denmark. While the seriousness of his intentions is unclear -- and the initial response from the other sid...
2019-08-16 21:34

'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of killing Ashton Kutcher's girlfriend A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" has been found guilty of murdering two women, including the girlfriend of actor Ashton Kutcher, and attempting to kill another....
2019-08-16 21:34

Trump to discuss Taliban talks, withdrawing troops from Afghanistan U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was to meet U.S. top advisers about negotiations with the Taliban and the potential for a political settlement, a senior administration official said....
2019-08-16 21:34

Democrat John Delaney 'certainly' plans to stay in 2020 race even if he misses fall debates Delaney, a millionaire businessman, has the financial resources to stay in the hunt. "Unlike other candidates, we have the finances to support ourselves," a spokesman says....
2019-08-16 21:34

Equinox chief to members: 'I'm sorry for the impact' of Trump fundraiser 'on our community' Equinox's executive chairman Harvey Spevak issued a statement apologizing for the backlash generated by Stephen Ross' association with President Donald Trump....
2019-08-16 21:34

Captain of Iranian supertanker that's trying to leave Gibraltar 'doesn't want to stay in command,' lawyer says The captain of an Iranian supertanker at the center of a diplomatic standoff no longer wants to keep command of the ship, which is in need of repairs that could impede its immediate departure from Gibraltar, the sailor's lawyer said Friday....
2019-08-16 21:34

Sensex, Nifty Trim Losses As Buying Emerges In Auto Sector: 10 Points Domestic stock markets trimmed losses in late morning deals on Friday as buying emerged in automobile stocks, amid losses in global peers. At 11:00 am, the S&P BSE Sensex index traded 100.24 points -......
2019-08-16 21:34

You Have To Pay These Penalty Charges For Missing Income Tax Deadline Penalty charges for missing income tax deadline: An income tax return not furnished by the due date set by the Income Tax Department is called a belated return. A belated return of income is furnished......
2019-08-16 21:34

Trump held conference call with big bank CEOs amid market turmoil: source President Donald Trump held a conference call on Wednesday with the chief executives of the three largest Wall Street banks as financial markets were in turmoil, one source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
2019-08-16 22:00

Residents complain of rats, mice in Kushner-owned buildings before Trump, Cummings feud President Donald Trump ignited a firestorm of criticism when he tweeted that the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, was "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."...
2019-08-16 22:00

Two women sue Jeffrey Epstein's estate for $100 million over alleged sex abuse Two women who said they were recruited 15 years ago to provide massages to Jeffrey Epstein, only to be later sexually molested by him at his Manhattan mansion, have filed a $100 million lawsuit against the financier's estate....
2019-08-16 22:00

'Neymar's injury is completely fixed,' says PSG Paris Saint-Germain's sporting director Leonardo has quashed rumors surrounding star over Neymar's foot injury and the Brazilian's future at the club....
2019-08-16 22:00

Sticker sensor monitors your body using wireless power Wearable body sensors have a common problem: they need power and antennas, and all that equipment leads to bulky devices that influence your behavior. Stanford researchers, however, have developed a system that could be almost imperceptible. Their Bo...
2019-08-16 22:00

Epic added the hated mechs to 'Fortnite' so more players could win When Fortnite's Season X started two weeks ago, developer Epic Games introduced a new mechanic that significantly changed how matches play out. The two-player B.R.U.T.E. mechs caused uproar, with many players suggesting the machines are overpowe...
2019-08-16 22:00

Photos: The iOS 13 features you need to know These great new features in Apple's iOS 13, which include dark mode and video editing, as well as enhancements, are sure to thrill every iPhone user....
2019-08-16 22:34

Paule Marshall, author of 'Daughters,' 'Brown Girl, Brownstones,' dead at 90 Novelist Paule Marshall died Monday in Richmond, Virginia after suffering dementia in recent years, her son told The Associated Press.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Dutch Princess Christina, sister of former queen, dead at 72 after bone cancer battle The Dutch Royal House said Friday that Princess Christina, the sister of former Queen Beatrix, has died at age 72 after a battle with bone cancer.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Welcome back! John Travolta re-enacts his iconic roles Danny Zuko and Vinnie Barbarino John Travolta brought some of his unforgettable roles back to life during a "John Travolt-Off" with Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show."        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Rumer Willis has been battling a stomach problem for weeks: I felt 'helpless and scared' Rumer Willis revealed that she has spent the majority of her birthday month battling an "unknown stomach problem" that left her "helpless and scared."        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Todd Chrisley's estranged daughter Lindsie Chrisley speaks out on family's legal drama “It was reported that Lindsie was the source of the information that led to her father’s arrest. That is untrue,” Todd Chrisley's daughter said in a statement.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Man found guilty in 2001 murder of Ashton Kutcher's friend A jury ruled Michael Gargiulo guilty of murdering two women, one of whom was about to go on a date with Ashton Kutcher. The actor testified in May.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Never-before-seen Native American artifacts to go on display Never-before-seen artifacts from 18th-century Native American culture that tell the story between the First Nations and the Europeans "they fought against and alongside" are set to go on display at Fort Ticonderoga in New York....
2019-08-16 23:00

Is the Senate Really Not ‘Good Enough’? Several high-profile Democrats would rather hold on to their low-polling presidential campaigns instead of running for the Senate. Has it lost its appeal?...
2019-08-16 23:00

Umpire Who Clashed With Serena Williams Won’t Work Her Matches Carlos Ramos, who issued penalties against Williams during last year’s U.S. Open final, will not be assigned to her matches, or her sister’s, this year....
2019-08-16 23:34

Indians Score Early and Often in Shellacking of Yankees A seven-run first inning set the tone in a game in which the Yankees’ only real highlight was Mike Ford, a position player, pitching a 1-2-3 ninth inning....
2019-08-16 23:34

Sydney's water supply falling at fastest rate on record due to drought Australia's biggest city Sydney is running down its water supply at the fastest rate on record with dams expected to fall below half maximum capacity due to the worst drought on record, the government said on Friday....
2019-08-17 00:00

Pacific Islands leaders agree on climate plan with loopholes Pacific Islands leaders failed to agree on tough new climate change commitments at an annual summit on Thursday, agreeing instead to endorse a plan that allows them to opt out of specific measures they opposed....
2019-08-17 00:00

How do you actually create a home? It's a steep learning curve | Coco Khan My boyfriend and I are moving into our own place, but I’m thinking only about my unpreparednessTwo things happened in quick succession recently, and such cosmic symbolism is not lost on me. The first: my boyfriend and I gave notice on our shared flat...
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Suggesting you might be gay or bisexual could help your career — but get ready to be called out over it "First come the gays, then the girls, then the industry," claimed Sex and the City's Samantha Jones in all her cynical PR wisdom. It's no secret that the pink pound can be a useful market to tap, and I'm all for appealing to a gay audience. There is ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Nora Quoirin latest: Villa window mechanism 'broken and it could have been opened from outside' says ex-policeman A former police officer advising Nora Quoirin's family said the window mechanism of their holiday villa in Malaysia was broken and it "could have been opened from outside."...
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Hundreds of turtles, Southwest Airlines and a secret video: Trafficking ringleader arrested Nathan Horton is charged with violating the Lacey Act for wildlife trafficking. He illegally shipped hundreds of turtles to China as pets.        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

'Dead zone': Data confirms dire warnings about algae growing in Chesapeake Bay Maryland scientists have been warning of a growing "dead zone" in the Chesapeake Bay. Data confirms their dire warnings.        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

New Jersey's Teterboro Airport was travel hub of Jeffrey Epstein's sex traffic ring Jeffrey Epstein's planes recorded at least 730 flights to and from Teterboro Airport in New Jersey between 1995 and 2013, according to flight logs.        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Mitch McConnell recovering from surgery Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering from surgery after fracturing his shoulder earlier this month.David Popp, McConnell’s communications director, said in a statement that the Kentucky Republican had surgery Thursday in Louisville, K...
2019-08-17 00:34

Hope Hicks rejects Dems' claim that she misled House Judiciary Committee Attorneys for former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Thursday said the longtime confidante of President Donald Trump stands by her testimony, disputing suggestions from House Democrats that she misled the House Judiciary Committee a...
2019-08-17 00:34

DCCC chief overhauls hiring operation after lawmaker outcry Rep. Cheri Bustos, chair of House Democrats’ campaign arm, is trying to hit the reset button after a tumultuous month — hoping to convince frustrated black and Latino lawmakers that she is taking diversity seriously while maintaining her focus on hol...
2019-08-17 00:34

VMware's proposed Pivotal acquisition shows Cloud Foundry's strength Not so long ago there were fears that Cloud Foundry and other Platform-as-a-Service programs were on their way out. VMware's proposed purchase of Pivotal shows there's a dance in the old PaaS yet....
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Spraying Antibiotics to Fight Citrus Scourge Doesn’t Help, Study Finds Researchers found spraying oxytetracycline on orange trees didn’t halt a devastating infection called citrus greening, but a more expensive method — injecting the trunks — holds some promise....
2019-08-17 00:34

Greenland to Trump: Thanks, But We’re Not For Sale (TASIILAQ, Greenland) — Greenlanders are giving Donald Trump the cold shoulder. Although amused, they’re definitely not warming up to the U.S. president’s talk of buying the semiautonomous Danish territory. “We see it as an ex...
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