TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-06-12 06:17

Pastis NYC reopening is très bon for the Meatpacking District

Break out les ballons, lovers of Keith McNally’s classic downtown bistro Pastis — its long-awaited, just-opened second coming is better-looking, more comfy and less chaot...

Pastis NYC reopening is très bon for the Meatpacking District

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A-listers recall boozy, druggy heyday of iconic NYC bistro Pastis Maybe you can go home again. In early June, Keith McNally is finally reopening Pastis, the beloved, meticulously designed Parisian-style bistro that helped transform the Meatpacking District into a scene. Pastis’ NYC fans have awaited the restaurant&...
2019-05-29 02:34

EU leaders rule out reopening Brexit deal BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are underlining that their divorce agreement with Britain cannot be renegotiated regardless of who becomes the next prime minister there. At a summit of EU leaders Friday, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel...
2019-06-21 11:51

New York's Four Seasons Restaurant to close less than a year after reopening Managing partner says restaurant which opened in in 1959 in the Seagram Building but left it in 2016 will close on TuesdayThe Four Seasons Restaurant in New York is to close, less than a year after it reopened away from the Seagram Building, the mast...
2019-06-08 23:51

3Q: Yet-Ming Chiang on reopening the case of cold fusion Researchers at MIT have collaborated with a team of scientists from the University of British Columbia, the University of Maryland, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Google to conduct a multiyear investigation into cold fusion, a type of ben...
2019-05-27 19:51

Illiquid assets held by Woodford's UK fund pose hurdle to reopening Trading in Neil Woodford's 3.7 billion pound ($4.69 billion) Equity Income Fund may not be reopened swiftly after it was suspended on June 3 because of the illiquid assets it holds....
2019-06-23 12:17

Emergency Management Officials Close To Reopening Access To Elkhorn Creek Areas SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– In Scott County, Emergency Management officials said they’re close to opening up some popular fishing, boating, and swimming spots after a sewage spill in the Elkhorn Creek. Jennifer Brown said she visited Scot...
2019-05-27 23:17

Why Teachers In This UP District Take Selfies Before Class Flooded with complaints about absent teachers in primary schools, officials in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district have introduced a new attendance rule. To mark their attendance, teachers will now......
2019-07-17 21:51

When does school start? First day of classes by district TUCSON — Grab your notebooks, pens and backpacks – school is back in session! News 4 Tucson has gathered a list of school district start dates in hopes to reduce your back to school stress. Whether you are a parent, teacher or student, you shou...
2019-07-16 23:17

The Queens District Attorney Race Is a Mess The nail-biter of a race for Queens District Attorney has dragged out for over a week since last month’s New York primary. The big news coming out of the race was what looked like a win for Tiffany Cabán, a young, extremely progressive Latinx attorne...
2019-07-04 05:17

Amphitheatre School District needs to hire bus drivers TUCSON – Most schools in Southern Arizona start back up in about a month, which means districts are working to fill positions. One job that is hard to fill is the bus driver position. At Amphitheatre (Amphi) School District bus drivers transpor...
2019-07-09 15:51

Churchgoer robbed at knifepoint in Financial District A churchgoer was robbed at knifepoint of her purse in the middle of the day in the Financial District, police said Tuesday. The 39-year-old woman walked into Our Lady of Victory Church on Williams Street just after 12:30 p.m. Friday when she felt a k...
2019-06-04 23:51

Churches, Businesses To Buy Supplies For Ky. School District MARION, Ky. (AP) — Parents in one western Kentucky school district won’t have to worry about purchasing school supplies for students in the fall. News outlets report churches and businesses are teaming up to supply everything students attending...
2019-06-13 12:34

Poll: AOC disliked, distrusted, unwanted in her own NY district She’s a star on the national political stage, but Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is viewed skeptically back in her Queens and Bronx 14th Congressional District, according to a new door-to-door survey....
2019-06-17 19:34

Former JTED employee charged with stealing $12K from district PIMA COUNTY- A former employee of the Pima County Joint Technical Education District is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from students and parents. Tyler Jeffrey Buntrock reportedly stole $12,000 from Pima JTED. A district spokesperson said t...
2019-05-23 03:17

District seeks principal’s firing after most annoying trophy GARY, Ind. (AP) — A school district in northwestern Indiana says it’s seeking to fire a principal after a special needs teacher awarded an 11-year-old autistic student a trophy naming him the “most annoying male” of the school year....
2019-06-12 16:00

School district to randomly test some students for nicotine A Nebraska school district will test students for nicotine, amid a growing “epidemic” of e-cigarettes in one of its schools. Fairbury Public Schools, a three-school district of roughly 930 students about 50 miles southwest of Lincoln, approved the me...
2019-06-18 17:00

This District Collector Gave Up ACs In Office For Undernourished Children District Collector Swarochish Somavanshi said it was a spontaneous decision to get the air conditioners installed in all the four Nutrition Rehabilitation Centres (NRC) which come under his......
2019-06-07 17:17

School District Serves Free Meals Through Summer SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Children in Scott County can eat breakfast and lunch for free at some Scott County Schools throughout the summer. Breakfast is available from 9-9:30 a.m. at Southern and Lemons Mill Elementary schools. Lunch is avai...
2019-06-07 01:51

Amsterdam: Male sex workers occupy red light district Traditionally home to female and transgender prostitutes, activists hope the neighborhood's famous windows can be opened up to all sex workers. The equality campaign is part of Amsterdam's Gay Pride festival....
2019-08-03 16:51

Walking tours in Amsterdam's Red Light District in jeopardy Tours of Amsterdam's Red Light District are scheduled to end in 2020. But the Prostitution Information Center says that's a bad idea and is fighting the ban....
2019-05-31 21:17

Baseball, Softball District Final Scores and Highlights Baseball 43rd District Championship Tates Creek 7, Lafayette 5 The win was captured in the bottom of the 6th inning, when Tates Creek Senior Colin Burgess hit a grand slam after the team was trailing 5-3. Lafayette would have the bases loaded in the ...
2019-05-23 08:34

District rescinds offer to re-hire N.H. lunch lady A school district has rescinded an offer to re-hire a New Hampshire lunch lady fired after giving a student free food now that the student's mother disputes her....
2019-05-26 01:34

Anthony Weiner complained about sex offenders in district before scandal Here’s another thing that gets a rise out of Anthony Weiner: other perverts. Long before the former Queens congressman earned himself a rap sheet for trading X-rated messages with a 15-year-old girl, he was getting hot and bothered about sex offender...
2019-05-28 06:51

Northwest Fire District uses drones to help in emergency situations TUCSON- The Northwest Fire District is using tools that will help assist during hiker and swift water rescues during the monsoon. Captain Brian Keeley said that the department has had a small drone for almost two years now and budgeted to purchase a ...
2019-06-14 06:00

Marriott sued by District of Columbia over resort fees The District of Columbia sued Marriott International Inc on Tuesday, claiming that mandatory resort fees at its hotels are illegal and deceptive, the attorney general's office said....
2019-07-10 01:00

Quarter of district's Hispanic students were absent the day after ICE raid More than 25% of a Mississippi school district's Hispanic or Latino student population missed classes a day after immigration authorities rounded up hundreds of undocumented workers at food processing plants in the state, a school superintendent said...
2019-08-10 05:34

Amsterdam mayor under fire for red-light district closure idea City’s first female mayor faces battle with sex workers over proposal intended to tackle human traffickingAmsterdam’s first female mayor is facing a battle with sex workers in the city’s famous red-light district after raising the prospect of closing...
2019-07-04 20:17

Racist, anti-gay student flyers challenge Wyoming district CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — School officials in Wyoming’s largest city say they’re making changes after students distributed racist and anti-gay flyers at a junior high school. The leaflets at McCormick Junior High School in March told pre-teen...
2019-06-30 22:17

Amsterdam’s first female mayor plans to revamp red-light district In what would be the most radical revamp of the sex trade there since the Dutch legalized prostitution nearly two decades ago, Femke Halsema suggested stopping the practice of sex workers standing on display in window-fronted rooms entirely....
2019-07-03 22:00

Terrorist Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Shopian District A terrorist was killed and a soldier lost his life in an encounter between the security forces and the ultras in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Friday, the Army said...
2019-08-02 21:17

Explosion Rocks Diplomatic District Of Kabul, Dozens Injured A powerful explosion rocked Kabul early Monday, targeting an area of the Afghan capital housing military and government buildings, although it was not immediately clear if there were any casualties....
2019-07-01 09:17

Terrorist Killed In Encounter In Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam District A terrorist has been shot dead by security forces in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. The operation is taking place at Chadoora area....
2019-06-30 06:51

Dozens Killed as Taliban Bombs in 4 Humvees Rip Through Afghan District Insurgents rammed the vehicles full of explosives into a compound that the government had moved once after militant fighters took over its original location....
2019-06-30 13:34

Former Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau dies aged 99 Morgenthau spent more than 30 years jailing criminals, from mob kingpins and drug-dealing killers to a tax-dodging Harvard deanFormer Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau, who spent more than three decades jailing criminals from mob kingpins...
2019-07-22 15:34

Shake Shack opening sprawling restaurant in theater district The theater district is getting a Shake Shack. The hamburger and crinkly fries outfit will open on the West 53rd Street side of 1700 Broadway at the northwest corner of Seventh Avenue. The space is down the block and across Broadway from Stephen Colb...
2019-08-14 03:51

Yogurt company offers to pay school district’s lunch debt TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Yogurt company Chobani has offered to pay off $85,000 in student lunch debt at an Idaho school district. The Twin Falls School District announced Tuesday that the donation would cover the debt acquired by more than 900 studen...
2019-06-13 23:34

9 killed in mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio entertainment district AP Photo/John Minchillo Early Sunday police responded to another mass shooting in Ohio less than 24 hours after a massacre in El Paso that killed 20. Local media site WHIO reported the shooting occurred near Ned Peppers Bar on East Fifth Street in D...
2019-08-05 10:00

Amsterdam sex workers lukewarm about plans to reform Red Light District Mayor Femke Halsema is seeking to place new restrictions on the neighborhood to combat the excesses of mass tourism. The women of De Wallen, however, are concerned about their livelihood and their safety....
2019-07-04 20:34

Elephant Enters Farm, Kills Man In Chhattisgarh's Jashpur District A wild elephant attacked and killed a villager in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district, the fifth such death reported from the area in just over a month, a forest department official said Friday....
2019-06-07 15:17

German district president found dead with gunshot wound Walter Lübcke was discovered in his garden with a gunshot wound to his head. Police said there was no indication of suicide and that they were looking for a perpetrator....
2019-06-04 06:51

Hong Kong shopping district shrouded in tear gas, demonstations Police in Hong Kong fire tear gas at pro-democracy protesters in the Tsim Sha Tsui district - famous destination for tourists and shoppers, after protesters defied orders to cancel a rally, blocked intersections and surrounded police stations across ...
2019-08-10 21:34

German district president found dead with gunshot wound — report Walter Lübcke was discovered in his garden with a gunshot wound in his head, according to a local media report. Police reportedly found no weapon at the scene....
2019-06-03 08:34

Woman in California dies while taking photos at waterfall, fire district says A young woman died in northern California after she lost her footing while taking photos at Eagle Falls near Lake Tahoe, the fire protection district said in a statement Friday. The woman, who was not immediately identified, was taking photos at the ...
2019-06-01 21:51

Amsterdam’s Mayor Proposes Changes to City’s Red Light District to End Window Displays (THE HAGUE, Netherlands) — The windows where scantily clad sex workers stand to attract customers in Amsterdam could be closing for good. The city’s mayor proposed fundamental changes Wednesday to the network of narrow alleys and canal si...
2019-07-03 20:51

Appeal To Overturn Kentucky Derby Outcome Filed In US District Court LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Counsel for the owners of disqualified Derby horse Maximum Security has filed a motion to reverse the Stewards’ decision and restore the horse’s championship. Attorneys for Gary and Mary West are asking the...
2019-05-31 22:17

Crews battle 2-alarm fire at Lost Barrio Warehouse District TUCSON – Crews responded to a two-alarm building fire early Friday morning. Tucson Fire Department units were dispatched to The Lost Barrio Warehouse District, located in the 200 block of South Park Avenue just after 3 a.m., after multiple 911 calls ...
2019-05-31 20:00

Voters in Pennsylvania’s 12th District head to the polls in special election Republican state Rep. Fred Keller is favored to best Penn State professor Marc Friedenberg (D) in the heavily Republican district, to which President Trump paid a visit Monday night....
2019-05-21 18:17

NY district attorneys protest lack of funding for criminal justice reform The head of the District Attorneys Association of New York slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature for leaving prosecutors in the lurch — saying they approved an overhaul of criminal justice laws without providing adequate funding. Albany...
2019-07-09 02:34

New York school district launching nation’s first facial recognition program A western New York school district will become the first in the country to launch a facial recognition system that it says will keep kids safe in the wake of mass shootings across the country. The Lockport City School District is set to launch the fi...
2019-05-31 00:51

Creep busted for attacking, trying to rape elderly woman in the Financial District Police arrested a man Sunday night for allegedly trying to rape an elderly woman after brutally attacking her in lower Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, was busted on charges of attempted rape, robbery and public lewdness for approa...
2019-07-15 08:17

AOC reshapes Democratic Party from 'safe district,' Peggy Noonan writes Peggy Noonan, the Wall Street Journal columnist, penned a column published Thursday that examined Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's influence and effort to shape the Democratic Party -- and call out moderates-- from a "completely safe district."...
2019-07-12 11:01

Cops identify man suspected of trying to rape elderly woman in Financial District Police have identified the man wanted for trying to rape an elderly woman in Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, allegedly approached the 73-year-old while she was walking on Greenwich Street near Morris Street in the Financial Distri...
2019-07-13 21:34

Teen cheerleader appeared in ‘deeply offensive’ blackface video: district A high school cheerleader in California posted a “deeply offensive” video online of herself in blackface spouting a racial slur, school officials have confirmed. The unidentified white teen slathers dark makeup on her face and leans toward the camera...
2019-06-05 00:00

Nebraska School District Will Test Students for Nicotine Over Vaping Worries The new policy reflected growing concerns about the public health threat of e-cigarettes. “We are really wanting this to be a preventive, proactive measure,” the superintendent said....
2019-06-17 22:00

Democrat in Competitive California District Joins Call for Impeachment Inquiry Representative Katie Porter is one of the first to endorse impeachment proceedings among House Democrats who are expected to face tough re-election campaigns....
2019-06-18 03:00

Citigroup, Deutsche Bank leaving vast Financial District spaces Citigroup plans to leave 111 Wall St. entirely by the end of the year — an impending 900,000-square-foot vacancy that will leave FiDi with two huge empty office towers to fill. A bank representative told The Post, “We will exit 111 Wall St. by the ti...
2019-06-18 10:17

Hong Kong Protesters Gather in District With History of Violent Clashes Demonstrators opposed to mainland China’s growing influence on Hong Kong gathered in one of the city’s densest districts, where violent clashes unfolded during pro-democracy protests in 2014 and 2016....
2019-08-03 12:17

Public gatherings banned in Kasese District in Uganda after Ebola outbreak Uganda has banned public gatherings in Kasese District, a part of the country where an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus has been confirmed, Emmanuel Ainebyona, a health ministry spokesman, told Reuters....
2019-06-13 11:51

Chobani pays off student lunch debt for an Idaho school district Yogurt company Chobani has offered to pay off $85,000 in student lunch debt for the Twin Falls School District. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.       ...
2019-06-14 18:00

In Recaptured Afghan District, Shattered Forces Show Hints of a Rebound Afghan forces recaptured the district of Khwaja Umari, which fell last year to the Taliban. It is a sign that younger leaders are making gains against the militants....
2019-06-23 00:51

Texas school district to begin drug testing students as young as 12 A school district in the Texas Panhandle will begin drug testing students as young as 12 who are interested in playing sports or participating in other extracurricular activities....
2019-07-25 01:17

Robert Morgenthau, longest-serving Manhattan district attorney, dies at 99 Robert Morgenthau, who became the scourge of New York's white-collar criminals over three decades as the longest-serving Manhattan district attorney, died on Sunday at the age of 99....
2019-07-22 19:51

Germany: Killing of Kassel district president leaves locals aghast Walter Lübcke's neighbors and co-workers can't make sense of his death from a gunshot wound in a village on the outskirts of Kassel, in central Germany. They hope for relief from detectives working to solve the crime....
2019-06-05 04:17

Northwest Fire District trains with EMILY for swift water rescues TUCSON – Monsoon storms are not over yet and that’s why the Northwest Fire District continues to train for swift water rescues. This time with the use of “EMILY,” The Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard. It uses drone-like...
2019-08-17 14:00

School district warns parents: Pay lunch bill or kids may go into foster care A Pennsylvania school district received backlash after warning parents their children could be removed from their homes and placed into foster care if overdue lunch bills are not paid....
2019-07-21 13:17

Gender-neutral restrooms planned for Nevada district's newly built schools A Nevada school district has eliminated separate male and female restrooms in its floor design for newly constructed schools, instead opting for gender-neutral facilities.  ...
2019-08-01 10:17

Hong Kong Protests Move to Luxury Shopping District After Police Use Tear Gas (HONG KONG) — Demonstrators in Hong Kong moved en masse to a luxury shopping district Sunday evening after riot police used tear gas to clear out an area they were previously occupying, as the 2-month-old protest movement showed no signs of eas...
2019-08-05 07:51

Democrat Wendy Davis announces challenge to freshman Rep. Chip Roy in Texas district Davis garnered national attention in 2013 for a 13-hour-long filibuster in the Texas state Senate on legislation that included restrictive abortion regulations....
2019-07-22 18:00

Longtime New York District Attorney, scourge of white-collar criminals, dies at 99: NYT Robert Morgenthau, 99, who became the scourge of white-collar criminals over three decades as the Manhattan district attorney, died on Sunday, his family told the New York Times....
2019-07-22 07:51

Children Face Foster Care Over School Meal Debt, District Warns A Pennsylvania school district notified parents, whose children had a meal debt of $10 or more, of the potential consequence but officials said the letter was not sanctioned by the superintendent....
2019-07-21 00:17

New York school district's facial recognition system sparks privacy fears Plan for cameras to track students in Lockport’s schools called ‘unprecedented invasion of privacy’ and ‘colossal waste of money’A school district in western New York is launching a first-of-its-kind facial recognition system, generating new privacy ...
2019-05-31 08:34

North Carolina Village Used as District 12 in Hunger Games Movie Now a ‘Historic Place’ (RALEIGH, N.C.) — What would the folks in the Capitol think? District 12 is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The Henry River Mill Village, which served as the home of the three main characters from the movie The Hunger Games, wa...
2019-06-22 02:51

Maine legalizes medically assisted suicide, joining seven other states and District of Columbia Maine legalized medically assisted suicide on Wednesday, becoming the eighth state to allow terminally ill people to end their lives with medication.        ...
2019-06-13 07:00

Illinois district withdraws ‘Teaching Palestine’ course critics say was anti-Semitic propaganda A Chicago-area school district came under fire for promoting a course for educators called "Teaching Palestine," which officials agreed was "one-sided" and critics called "anti-Semitic" propaganda....
2019-05-31 18:17

With Supreme Court Gerrymandering Ruling, States Left to Fight District Lines Out on Their Own (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) — The battle for political advantage in state capitols is poised to become more intense after the U.S. Supreme Court declared that federal judges have no role in settling disputes over partisan gerrymandering. The ruling t...
2019-06-29 04:00

Legionnaires' disease bacteria found in Maine water district samples, state CDC says Maine health officials this week announced the bacteria responsible for Legionnaires disease — a severe form of pneumonia — has been detected in samples from the Orono-Veazie Water District, a water utility company located in Orono. ...
2019-07-21 06:00

Beat Your Feet or Step Out the Way: D.C. Council Introduces Bill to Make Go-Go 'the Official Music of the District' For almost 50 years, go-go has been the unofficial music of Washington, D.C. The former hallmark of Saturday nights in the metro area (also known as the DMV), go-go forebears like Chuck Brown and Rare Essence, and later acts like E.U., Backyard Band,...
2019-06-07 10:34

World Food Programme accesses Yemeni frontline district for first time since conflict began Amid the world’s largest humanitarian crisis still unfolding in Yemen, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) has gained access to the rebel-held northern district of Nihm, for the first time since the war between Houthis and the Saudi-backed Government c...
2019-05-31 20:00

After outrage over district response to student lunch debt, Chobani's founder stepped in Chobani founder Hamdi Ulukaya pledged to cover school lunch debt faced by low-income students in Rhode Island.        ...
2019-05-21 14:51

Half of public school kids in Bronx District 9 fail state math test The numbers are damning. More than half of public school kids in the Bronx’s District 9 who took a pivotal state algebra exam last year failed the test — while just 2% notched scores in the top tier, according to state data. Those figures stand in co...
2019-07-03 04:17

Public school district in New York starts using facial recognition to stop mass shootings Lockport City School District began testing the Aegis system on Monday. It's an early warning system to inform staff of threats like guns on campus.        ...
2019-05-30 20:34

Pennsylvania school district threatens foster care in lunch debt collection letter A school district in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents threatening to place their children in foster care if they fail to pay their school lunch debts....
2019-07-22 01:34

Banda District Water Woes Force Uttar Pradesh Police To Guard Ken River Uttar Pradesh police's 24-hour guard of the Ken River has been made necessary by illegal sand mining that is rampant across the almost dry river, threatening the already scarce water supply to Banda......
2019-06-18 12:17

Progressive outsider Tiffany Cabán concedes in Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney Tiffany Cabán has conceded the race for the Democratic nomination to be the next district attorney of Queens County, New York, after the race was too close to call following the June election....
2019-08-08 04:00

NYC District Attorney Candidate Backed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Claims Democratic Primary Victory In what will be a major upset to the Democratic Party machine and old-guard Democrats if it holds, a progressive and openly queer Latina attorney appears to have narrowly defeated the party’s pick in the primary election to become the next district a...
2019-06-27 22:00

Manhattan District Attorney Refuses to Reopen Cases Handled by Central Park Five Prosecutor Linda Fairstein Since the release of Netflix’s haunting masterpiece When They See Us, karma has been working overtime to derail the lives and careers of former prosecutor Linda Fairstein and attorney Elizabeth Lederer—two of the biggest beneficiaries of the Exonerat...
2019-06-19 07:51

A Pennsylvania school district is coming under fire for sending letters to parents threatening to put their children in foster care if lunch debts remain unpaid (WBRE) Parents in an Eastern Pennsylvania school district are no longer being threatened with losing custody of their children if they don’t pay their school lunch debt. The change comes after controversy and outrage over a letter sent to paren...
2019-07-20 09:17

Colorado school district says won't tear down Columbine High School, site of massacre Colorado school officials on Wednesday abandoned a $60 million proposal to raze and rebuild Columbine High School in an effort to discourage unwanted attention at the site of one the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history....
2019-07-25 05:34

N4T School Supply Drive: Flowing Wells Unified School District TUCSON- News 4 Tucson collected school donations for the Flowing Wells Unified School District on Wednesday. An eighth-grade science teacher in the district said that teachers can run out of supplies fast. N4T School Supply Drive: We are at Flowing ...
2019-07-25 11:00

Kentucky told schools to display the motto 'In God We Trust.' One district framed $1 bills A new state law requires Kentucky public schools to display the motto "In God We Trust." One district has responded with framed copies of a $1 bill.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

CEO tried to pay off lunch debt for students at one school district; school board says no Todd Carmichael wanted to cover the cost of lunch bills of students in one Pennsylvania school district whose parents were behind on lunch bills.        ...
2019-07-24 23:51

N4T School Supply Drive: Marana Unified School District MARANA- News 4 Tucson kicked off its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply drive Monday, beginning with Marana Unified School District. Butterfield Elementary School principal Joshua Bayne said that they are looking for donations including backpacks...
2019-07-23 13:51

Amsterdam mulling over 'fundamental' changes to red light district Amsterdam is proposing "fundamental" changes to its famed red light district to ensure the rights of sex workers, prevent crime and reduce nuisance.       ...
2019-07-03 18:51

A new waterfront town for Londoners: £1bn Thames Estuary district is being 'home zoned' for schools and culture With a deep-water container port that will house a huge new media city, the waterfront town of Thurrock will be 'home zoned' for schools, culture and community....
2019-06-27 20:34

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt William Thomas Cain/ Getty Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid off. The director of federal programs, Joseph Muth, ...
2019-07-22 10:51

Police Surveillance Request Rubs Baltimore Urban League Chief the Wrong Way Where to draw the line when it comes to helping the cops solve crime is causing some controversy in Baltimore, with the head of the city’s Urban League shutting down the idea of letting police use her headquarters as a spy post....
2019-08-14 05:17

Julián Castro Knows Just How to Get His Message to Trump—Take Out an Ad on Fox News Democratic presidential candidate and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro said “fuck it” to hoping Donald Trump hears his cries and took his message straight to the man by posting an ad on Trump’s personal YouTube channel, Fo...
2019-08-14 05:17

Arch Frenemy: Fenty Beauty Is Now Coming for Our Brows How does Rihanna always seem to know what we need? She’s given us awlllll the foundation shades—available in two finishes, as of Thursday—and dragged the previously lagging beauty industry into a very diverse future by demanding beauty for all. And, ...
2019-08-14 05:17

Black-ish Creator Kenya Barris Files for Divorce Rania ‘Rainbow’ Barris After 20 Years of Marriage For years, producer Kenya Barris and his wife, Dr. Rania “Rainbow” Barris’ relationship helped inspire plotlines on Black-ish, Barris’ acclaimed and widely-watched ABC sitcom. Now, the two are parting ways....
2019-08-14 05:17

Placido Domingo concerts canceled as sexual misconduct investigation opened A once-in-a-lifetime concert has been canceled and an investigation has been opened in the wake of sexual harassment accusations against opera legend Placido Domingo....
2019-08-14 05:17

Bachelor in Paradise's Big Fight Involves a Piñata, Obviously Of all the episodes of Bachelor in Paradise, tonight's might have done the absolute most. First, of course, there was the fight. But as usual with anything quite that dramatic, the......
2019-08-14 05:17

Aaron Carter Granted Restraining Order Against Ex Lina Valentina Over Alleged Stabbing Threats Aaron Carter is taking legal action against ex-girlfriend Lina Valentina. The Los Angeles Superior Court confirms to E! News that Aaron Carter was granted a partial restraining order......
2019-08-14 05:17

Vanderpump Rules' Katie Maloney Slams ''4 Glorious Years'' of Pregnancy Rumors Katie Maloney has had enough. The Vanderpump Rules star is shutting down pregnancy rumors yet again, this time addressing her 1 million Instagram followers with a candid message about......
2019-08-14 05:17

Why Jay-Z's NFL Partnership Could Mean Another Beyoncé Super Bowl Halftime Show Jay-Z has scored a touchdown with his latest partnership. The 49-year-old business mogul and beloved rapper is joining forces with the NFL, the Washington Post reports. This partnership......
2019-08-14 05:17

Amanda Stanton Runs Into Her Ex-Boyfriend--With Southern Charm's Ashley Jacobs Being in Paradise may have been easier than this surprise run-in. Before heading off to Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon's weekend wedding, Amanda Stanton found herself visiting the......
2019-08-14 05:17

Have Mercy! Go Inside John Stamos' $5.75 Million Hidden Hills Home John Stamos has a new house--and it will make you cry "have mercy!" According to Variety, the 55-year-old actor purchased a home in Los Angeles' Hidden Hills community for......
2019-08-14 05:17

Todd and Julie Chrisley Indicted for Tax Evasion and Other Financial Crimes Todd Chrisley and Julie Chrisley have found themselves in a legal situation. E! News can confirm the Chrisley Knows Best stars and their former certified public accountant have been......
2019-08-14 05:17

Italy's premier to address senators amid leadership challenge Italy's League party, lead by Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, had called on the Senate to discuss a no confidence vote. Salvini is keen on forcing new elections, where his party could capitalize on soaring popularity....
2019-08-14 05:51

More than 30 members of clergy, religious activists sign letter declaring their churches immigrant 'sanctuaries': report A group of more than 30 clergy and religious activists in Birmingham have signed a letter promising sanctuary to immigrants facing mass deportations in Alabama, according to a Tuesday report....
2019-08-14 05:51

Lawmakers urge Trump to stop deportations to Iraq after Michigan man's death Dozens of House Democrats are urging President Donald Trump to stop detaining and deporting Iraqi nationals after the death of a Michigan man sent to the Middle Eastern country.In a letter dated Tuesday, the lawmakers say Trump is risking causing mor...
2019-08-14 06:17

A TV adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's memoir A Moveable Feast is in the works According to Deadline, Village Roadshow is developing a TV adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s memoir A Moveable Feast. Actress Mariel Hemingway, the author’s granddaughter, is on board as a producer (alongside Get Carter’s John Goldstone and Sense8'...
2019-08-14 06:17

Australian woman claims cotton-swab misuse led to infection that was 'eating away at her skull' An Australian woman candidly detailed her experience with a could-have-been deadly infection that occurred after she used cotton swabs to clean out her ears. She’s now warning others to be wary of using the buds, which technically are not meant to be...
2019-08-14 06:17

Kitten rescued from George Washington Bridge by good Samaritan A tiny kitten found dodging traffic on the George Washington Bridge was rescued by a good Samaritan on Monday, authorities said. Port Authority Police officers were dispatched in the afternoon when the cat was captured near the crossing’s lower level...
2019-08-14 06:17

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents including assaults, sexual offenses and bomb threats, a new report reveals. The data released Tuesday by stat...
2019-08-14 06:17

Train driver in deadly Metro-North derailment drops $10M lawsuit A former Metro-North operator who fell asleep at the switch of a train that derailed in 2013 — killing four people — has dropped his $10 million lawsuit against his former employer, according to new reports. Driver William Rockefeller sue...
2019-08-14 06:17

NYPD union boss sent members overtly racist video in email The NYPD sergeants’ union urged members to “pay close attention to every word” of an overtly racist video that the group shared over the weekend — in which an unidentified narrator bemoans “Section 8 scam artists and welfare q...
2019-08-14 06:17

New Media-Gannett duo hit the road to sell merger to investors Michael Reed, the chairman and CEO of New Media Investment Group, hit the road Tuesday to convince investors that they should stay the course as he tries to merge New Media’s Gatehouse Media with USA Today owner Gannett Corp. The merger, announced Au...
2019-08-14 06:51

Farmers are using drones to help save an endangered US river The Colorado River is a vital but threatened river in the Western U.S., so farmers are adapting to help conserve it.       ...
2019-08-14 06:51

Trump Immigration Head Rewrites Iconic Statue of Liberty Poem to Justify New Immigration Restrictions A top Trump immigration official offered an edit to the iconic poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty in the wake of the Administration’s newly announced plan making it tougher for some immigrants to obtain green cards. Schoolchildren nationwid...
2019-08-14 06:51

Only PM, Finance Minister Can Help: Maruti Suzuki Chairman On Auto Crisis Industry stalwart R C Bhargava, Chairman, Maruti Suzuki India believes that despite reluctance seen until now, the government is finally ready to help the auto sector that has been reeling under an......
2019-08-14 06:51

Preorder and Save $200 On Oru's Newest, Smallest Origami Kayak There’s still nothing out there quite like Oru’s kayaks, which fold up like origami into something the size of a suitcase. And now, the company’s newest, smallest model is up for preorder at a limited time discount....
2019-08-14 07:17

Watch This First Full Tear Down Of The 2020 Toyota Supra Engine The Toyota Supra is one of those cars where the arcane alphanumeric droid-name of its best-known engine—the 2JZ-GTE—is almost as well-known as the car itself. So when it was announced that the reborn Supra would have an inline-six engine developed by...
2019-08-14 07:17

Mets lose Jeff McNeil in tough reality check ATLANTA — The energy that had buoyed the Mets during their consecutive winning streaks over the last three weeks was conspicuously absent Tuesday. But the sting of a bad night at the office was dull in comparison to the possibility their best pure hi...
2019-08-14 07:17

Coast guard investigates death of woman who plunged from cruise ship Officials are investigating the death of a passenger who fell into the ocean from the 11th deck of a cruise ship, according to Taiwanese news agency CNA....
2019-08-14 07:17

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
2019-08-14 07:51

China's Anbang is said to plan sale of entire $2.4 billion Japanese property portfolio China's troubled Anbang Insurance Group has reportedly started a sale of its entire $2.4 billion Japanese property portfolio and previous owner Blackstone Group is bidding....
2019-08-14 08:17

OnePlus confirms it’s launching a smart TV in September Chinese phone brand OnePlus announced today that it will launch a smart TV next month, and it’s called the OnePlus TV (color me shocked). The smartphone maker didn’t provide any other detail regarding the device, but said it’ll follow its “burden-les...
2019-08-14 08:17

Italy's Salvini says citizen's income scheme needs reviewing: paper Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday the citizen's income scheme introduced earlier this year would need reviewing if the League won elections....
2019-08-14 08:17

China's Hong Kong office condemns 'near-terrorist acts' at Hong Kong airport China's Hong Kong affairs office condemned what it called "near-terrorist acts" at Hong Kong's airport and reiterated support for local authorities to severely punish those responsible amid an escalating crisis in the Chinese-controlled city....
2019-08-14 08:17

Ohio teen arrested for threats against federal agents had 10,000 rounds of ammo in his house, FBI affidavit says An 18-year-old Ohio man was arrested on federal charges after FBI agents said he made online threats. Guns and ammo were found in his home.        ...
2019-08-14 08:51

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Threatens Man Who Called Him ‘Fredo’ The confrontation was shared on a conservative YouTube channel. President Trump criticized the CNN host on Twitter, writing: “I thought Chris was Fredo also.”...
2019-08-14 08:51

MLB roundup: Sale makes strikeout history in Boston's win Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a tiebreaking home run in the top of the 10th inning as the visiting Boston Red Sox overcame blowing a five-run lead to beat the Cleveland Indians 7-6 Tuesday night....
2019-08-14 08:51

Doping: IWF provisionally suspends five Russian weightlifters Five Russian weightlifters have been provisionally suspended for potential doping violations based on data retrieved from a Moscow laboratory, the sport's governing body has said....
2019-08-14 08:51

L&G snaps up Woodford stake in Push Doctor-backer The embattled fund manager Neil Woodford is close to offloading another of his firm's assets by striking a deal to sell a big stake in a backer of Push Doctor, the GP-on-demand service....
2019-08-14 09:17

CBS and Viacom to merge after 13 years apart After much speculation, Viacom and CBS are back together once again after 13 years apart. Early this afternoon, the two media companies officially announced plans to merge into a new company dubbed ViacomCBS. Once the merger becomes official, current...
2019-08-14 09:17

'AGT': Kodi Lee moves judges to tears in 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' with Paul Simon's OK Kodi Lee, a blind singer with autism, performed a moving rendition of Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water."        ...
2019-08-14 09:17

New 2020 Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet fills gap in range News 13 Aug, 2019 New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet spells end for convertible Golf and will try to succeed where Range Rover Evoque Convertible did not...
2019-08-14 09:51

Restrictions In Jammu Lifted, Will Stay In Kashmir For Sometime: Police The government-imposed restrictions have been completely removed in Jammu while they will continue in parts of Kashmir "for sometime", a senior police officer said today, adding that the situation in......
2019-08-14 09:51

Pakistan Asks UN Security Council To Meet Over India's Move In Kashmir Pakistan on Tuesday asked the United Nations Security Council to meet over India's decision to revoke Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir under a "temporary" provision in the......
2019-08-14 09:51

Cramer's lightning round: Own Lockheed Martin. It's going to go up It's that time again! Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
2019-08-14 10:17

Don Lemon sued for allegedly assaulting New York bartender, 'categorically denies' claims CNN’s Don Lemon is denying accusations from a former Hamptons bartender who accused the television host of assaulting him at a New York bar last year.        ...
2019-08-14 10:51

Book review: ‘AIQ’ explains machine learning fundamentals using human history Artificial intelligence can be confusing stuff. The book AIQ by statistics professors Nick Polson and James Scott explains the basics in plain English.Read More...
2019-08-14 10:51

GamesBeat Decides 123: Does your spouse know about your waifu? It’s not cheating if it’s anime. At least, those are the rules on the GamesBeat Decides podcast. On this week’s episode, reviews editor Mike Minotti and PC gaming editor Jeffrey Grubb talk more about Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Meanw...
2019-08-14 10:51

Lord Ram's Birthplace Mentioned In 16th Century Book, Top Court Told It is the "belief and faith" of Hindus that Ayodhya is the birthplace of Lord Ram and he was born at the site of the disputed structure, 'Ram Lalla Virajman' told the Supreme Court today....
2019-08-14 11:17

A$AP Rocky awaits verdict on Sweden brawl American rapper A$AP Rocky learns his fate on Wednesday in a trial over a street brawl in Sweden that led U.S. President Donald Trump to champion his cause....
2019-08-14 11:17

High taxes, fees make Chicago casino 'not financially feasible' A high tax and fee structure mandated by an Illinois law for Chicago's first casino would make the project "generally not financially feasible" regardless of where it was located, according to an analysis released on Tuesday by the state's gaming boa...
2019-08-14 11:17

Trump shares controversial video recasting his Charlottesville comments The video, produced by a conservative organization, claims journalists committed “malfeasance” by saying Trump had referred to neo-Nazis as “very fine people.”...
2019-08-14 11:17

Kyle Seager gets third homer of game as Tigers outfielders collide, knock ball over wall Kyle Seager of the Mariners got his third home run of the game after Tigers outfielders collided, knocking the ball over the fence.       ...
2019-08-14 11:17

Stephen Curry embraces Warriors' change, praises Durant Stephen Curry knows he and Kevin Durant will reminisce someday about their three insanely successful years together on the Golden State Warriors       ...
2019-08-14 11:17

Magic Johnson Is Doing Lists It has long been known that Magic Johnson quit his job with the Lakers so he could be free to tweet the most inoffensive takes imaginable without running afoul of the NBA’s tampering rules. But since retiring from his semi-retirement, he’s reached a ...
2019-08-14 11:51

Farmers jailed in Australia for smuggling Danish pig semen in shampoo bottles Two men from GD Pork pleaded guilty in WA to breaching biosecurity laws to gain ‘unfair’ breeding advantageTwo pig farmers in Western Australia will be jailed after being convicted of illegally importing Danish pig semen concealed in shampoo bottles....
2019-08-14 11:51

The glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason My grandparents mapped these giants of the landscape. A plaque will mark the spot where the first was lost to the climate crisisHow do you write a eulogy for a glacier? Think about it. How would you go about that, having grown up with glaciers as a g...
2019-08-14 11:51

OnePlus' upcoming TV will simply be called the 'OnePlus TV' OnePlus doesn't have a release date or any specs for its upcoming TV, but it does have a name: OnePlus TV. The company announced that it chose the very simple moniker from multiple winners of a contest on its forums. "We believe there's no ...
2019-08-14 11:51

FAA issues flight ban on 2015 MacBook Pros with faulty batteries If you have a 2015 model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, you may want to take up Apple on its free battery replacement offer before bringing it with you on a flight. The US Federal Aviation Administration has banned the model -- particularly those sold b...
2019-08-14 11:51

What Slack and Fortnite can teach your business about freemium pricing The phenomenal success of Fortnite and IPO of Slack has me thinking of all the freemium unicorns that have gotten their wings over the last years. Box, DropBox, and Evernote all come to mind, but there are many more. Their success can inspire others ...
2019-08-14 11:51

Coinbase and Barclays split up – but the cryptocurrency exchange already has a new banking bae Just days after Coinbase announced the removal of support for Zcash for UK customers, reports suggest the cryptocurrency exchange is parting ways with banking mainstay Barclays. Sources familiar with the matter told CoinDesk that Barclays is no longe...
2019-08-14 11:51

Flights resume at Hong Kong airport; Trump confirms Chinese military at island's border The Hong Kong Airport Authority said it has obtained an interim court order barring protesters from demonstrating at the island's airport except in designated areas....
2019-08-14 12:17

Apple is reportedly in talks to let Siri play Spotify tracks You wouldn't think that Apple and Spotify's relationship would be thawing out anytime soon, given that Spotify has lodged an antitrust complaint against its streaming rival in the EU. However, the two companies are reportedly discussing a p...
2019-08-14 12:17

47 Meters Down: Uncaged review – shark horror sequel has teeth A follow-up to 2017’s surprise hit removes the cage and finds surprising suspense as four teens try to survive an underwater onslaughtClosing out the summer with far greater efficiency than one might expect, the brisk, brutal sequel 47 Meters Down: U...
2019-08-14 12:17

Barclays no longer banking Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase: sources Barclays is no longer providing banking services to 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....
2019-08-14 12:51

Liverpool vs Chelsea referee Stephanie Frappart 'not afraid' to be first woman to referee Uefa Super Cup as officials aim to inspire a generation Stephanie Frappart will make history when she becomes the first female official to take charge of a major Uefa's men competition showpiece - a moment Irish assistant Michelle O'Neill hopes will inspire the next generation....
2019-08-14 12:51

Germany 'teetering on edge of recession'; US yield curve inverts - business live Economists urge Angela Merkel to boost spending as Germany suffers a 0.1% drop in GDP in April-JuneLatest: US yield curve inverts in ‘flashing light’ warningEconomists: Berlin should boost spendingBreaking: German GDP shrank 0.1% in April-JuneExports...
2019-08-14 13:17

India Manager Called Back From West Indies: Report India manager Sunil Subramanium has been asked to return from the ongoing tour of the West Indies at the earliest for misbehaving with bureaucrats in the Caribbean Islands....
2019-08-14 13:17

Could estrogen help treat Parkinson's? Several studies have hinted at the neuroprotective effects of estrogen. A recent study in mice looks at how it might defend against Parkinson's disease....
2019-08-14 13:51

Why more depression treatments should include exercise A new review of specialist studies finds that exercise is indeed effective against depression. Yet many mental health recommendations fail to include it....
2019-08-14 13:51

Sacred Games 2 Release Time Brought Forward by Over 12 Hours Netflix has announced a new release time for Sacred Games 2: 12am IST on August 15. That brings the Indian series' release forward by over 12 hours, which was initially set to drop 12am PDT, as is......
2019-08-14 13:51

NASA Descends on Icelandic Lava Field to Prepare for Mars To prepare for the next mission to Mars in 2020, NASA has taken to the lava fields of Iceland to get its new robotic space explorer ready for the job....
2019-08-14 13:51

Hong Kong protesters apologize, face tipping point after demonstrations at airport turned violent Protesters sought sympathy and forgiveness as they fought to regain control over a narrative that seemed to be tilting in Beijing’s favor for the first time....
2019-08-14 14:17

Chinese police chief fired after his Porsche-driving wife explodes in road rage incident Video showed the woman, dressed like something out of Vogue magazine, yelling at and then slapping a hapless driver who got in the way of her illegal maneuver....
2019-08-14 14:17

Prince Andrew’s connection to Jeffrey Epstein under new scrutiny following resurfaced allegations, suicide Buckingham Palace has never been able to explain a racy photo of the prince with a then-teenager who says she was “trafficked” for sexual encounters with him....
2019-08-14 14:17

Conservation groups plan legal challenge over Endangered Species Act TUCSON –  From the Jaguar to the Mexican Gray Wolf, right now there are more than sixty endangered species living in Arizona. Randy Serraglio says he’s worried about every one of them. “Well we weren’t surprised, the Trump adm...
2019-08-14 15:17

3 victims of El Paso shooting remain in critical condition EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Half of those injured in the deadly mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, are still in the hospital. Officials from University Medical Center of El Paso and Del Sol Medical Center said Tuesday that three of the nearly two-dozen survi...
2019-08-14 15:17

Baby Cooper’s hawk returns home after rescued by TWC TUCSON – A Cooper’s hawkling has returned home to his family after the baby bird was found alone on the ground, Tucson Wildlife Center announced Tuesday afternoon. TWC said shortly after the nestling was found, he was taken to Tucson Wild...
2019-08-14 15:17

4 Your Health: A type of fruit could be secret to longer lifespan Health experts say doctors should begin screening for drug use. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening their adult patients for illegal drug use, including abuse of prescription medication. According to experts, roughly 10 perce...
2019-08-14 15:17

Vaping linked to lung injury (KARE) Children’s Minnesota is confirming four cases of severe lung injury linked to vaping by teenagers, marking the first time cases have been identified in Minnesota. Public health officials in Wisconsin issued alerts to the public in late J...
2019-08-14 15:17

Kenyan officials exhume body to retrieve uniform Residents of a small Kenyan village expressed disbelief and shock to hear that county officials forcibly exhumed the body of a man who had recently died....
2019-08-14 15:17

Nine-foot alligator bites South Carolina woman walking her dog A South Carolina woman was bitten by a nine-foot alligator while walking her dog on Monday night, police said. The 68-year-old woman was walking her dog near a pond in Sun City at about 10 p.m. when the massive animal attacked her, the Beaufort Count...
2019-08-14 15:17

Texas cops are looking for this gift-stealing wedding crasher Forget about stolen vows, she took the wedding gifts. Texas cops are hunting a woman dubbed “The Wedding Crasher” after she allegedly stole thousands of dollars in gifts from at least a half-dozen newlywed couples. The avowed thief execut...
2019-08-14 15:17

Man breaks into Phoenix airport, activates plane’s emergency slide A man entered a restricted area at an Arizona airport on Tuesday and activated an emergency slide on a plane, a report said. Zackaria Mudasir, 39, allegedly walked into the secure area of Terminal 2 at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix at a...
2019-08-14 15:17

Judge rules Virginia school board’s trans bathroom ban is discriminatory A federal judge has ruled that a Virginia school board’s policy that banned a transgender student from using the men’s restroom was discriminatory. The case stemmed from transgender former student Gavin Grimm being told by the Gloucester ...
2019-08-14 15:17

Ancient Egypt's enduring mysteries Like the legendary curse of the mummy, ancient Egypt refuses to stay buried in the past. Every so often it comes back to life -- in the 1920s with the discovery of King Tut's tomb; in the 1970s with the global tour of those golden masks; and most rec...
2019-08-14 15:51

Farms turn to tech amid water stress warnings in Southwest GREELEY, Colo. — A drone soared over a blazing hot cornfield in northeastern Colorado on a recent morning, snapping images with an infrared camera to help researchers decide how much water they would give the crops the next day. After a brief, snakin...
2019-08-14 15:51

Infosys To Drive Toyota's Material Handling Arm In US On Cloud Global software major Infosys on late Tuesday said it would provide telematics software to car maker Toyota's material handling arm in the US on its cloud platform....
2019-08-14 16:17

Honda Says It Will Stop Producing Cars In Argentina In 2020 Japan's Honda Motor Co on Tuesday said it will stop producing automobiles in Argentina next year as part of a global shift in how it shares production between regions. Honda said its Campana plant in......
2019-08-14 16:17

|Steinhoffcorporatefraudbeyondwhatanyoneenvisaged,inquiryhears The PIC commission heard from its last witness, co-founder of Lancaster Group Jayendra Naidoo on Wednesday. Lancaster received a loan from the PIC to make an investment into Steinhoff....
2019-08-14 16:17

|PICinquirywrapspublichearings,commissiontopreparefinalreport The PIC inquiry has heard testimony from its final witness on Wednesday - the last of 77 witnesses who provided testimony over the past eight months....
2019-08-14 16:17

Chinese Police Chief Fired Over Porsche-Driving Wife's Road Rage Incident Did you hear the one about the police chief's wife, the Porsche and the torrent of expletives? Well, most of Chongqing did, and now the police chief has been fired. It's the kind of story that's been......
2019-08-14 16:17

4 British Men Arrested In Huge Australia, New Zealand Drug Bust Four British men were arrested in Australia and New Zealand in an international drugs sting that netted a record haul of potent MDMA, Australian police said Wednesday....
2019-08-14 16:17

Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues Getty Images / Spencer Platt European equities and US futures dropped on Thursday, fueled by rising fears of a German recession and worrisome developments across Hong Kong, Italy, and Argentina. Asian markets rallied earlier on renewed hopes for an...
2019-08-14 16:17

It's raining multicolored plastic in the Rocky Mountains, according to scientists Wikimedia Commons Microplastics are found in even the most remote parts of our planet. According to new research from the US Geological Survey, plastic particles are currently being found in the Rocky Mountains. Plastic shards, beads, and fibers wer...
2019-08-14 16:17

The Prison Holding Jeffrey Epstein Wasn't Even Trying, Huh With every piece of new information that seeps out about Jeffrey Epstein’s death at a federal New York City prison this past weekend, the prison’s operations more closely resemble something straight out of Mr. Bean....
2019-08-14 16:51

LA Opera investigates Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct report The Los Angeles Opera said it has opened an investigation into opera legend Placido Domingo, following a news report that detailed accusations of sexual abuse from nine women....
2019-08-14 17:17

Stocks tank as another recession warning surfaces For the first time since 2007, the yields on short-term U.S. bonds eclipsed those of long-term bonds. This phenomenon has preceded every recession in the last 50 years....
2019-08-14 17:51

Pelosi warns U.S.-UK trade pact won't pass Congress if Good Friday deal is undermined There is no chance that a trade agreement between the United States and Britain will pass Congress if Brexit undermines the Good Friday peace accord between Ireland and Northern Ireland, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday....
2019-08-14 17:51

Vicki and Tamra Have Two Very Different Opinions on The Real Housewives of Orange County's Braunwyn My how things change. In a preview of the Tuesday, Aug. 20 episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County, Shannon Beador Storms, who traditionally clashes with every single newcomer on the......
2019-08-14 17:51

Nick Viall Calls Out Blake Horstmann Over Caelynn Miller-Keyes Texts Nick Viall has a few thoughts on Blake Horstmann's Bachelor in Paradise drama. The reality star shared his "strong opinions" on Tuesday's episode of his podcast The Viall......
2019-08-14 17:51

Jeffrey Epstein accuser sues financier's estate and Ghislaine Maxwell Jennifer Araoz, who has accused Epstein of sexual misconduct, filed her lawsuit following his death in prisonA woman who has accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexual assault on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the financier’s estate, Epstein’s former assoc...
2019-08-14 17:51

No chance of US-UK deal if Northern Ireland peace at risk - Pelosi Senior US politician says Brexit cannot be allowed to imperil Good Friday agreementThere is no chance of Congress approving a US-UK trade agreement if Brexit undermines the Good Friday peace agreement in Northern Ireland, the speaker of the House of ...
2019-08-14 17:51

From Bowie to Beyoncé: what the stars can teach us about travelling in style Mia Farrow opted for a kaftan while Marilyn Monroe went for high heels. What can vintage celebrity fashion tell us about cool, comfortable travel? Continue reading......
2019-08-14 17:51

The US labor market is broken ... but an Opportunity Marketplace could save it A big, bold idea to create an empowering labor market would give Americans without college degrees a chance to shine No market is more broken than the labor market, or with such dire consequences. In particular, 100 million-plus adults without four-y...
2019-08-14 17:51

Art needs protection: it belongs in public galleries, not private vaults | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett It’s too easy for billionaires to game the system and lock cultural objects away from view. We should all have the chance to admire great worksI fell in love with a picture at the Royal Academy summer exhibition. I’ve long been fascinated by the Tom ...
2019-08-14 17:51

The six best MTV Cribs pads of all time – from Mariah's Mermaid room to Criss Angel's giant train set The younger version of Through the Keyhole is returning, but will the roster of Towie stars be able to live up to the series’ most outlandish houses?Cribs, MTV’s 00s version of Through the Keyhole, was a way for some of the world’s least self-aware c...
2019-08-14 17:51

'Scores' killed in Yemen as UAE-backed fighters seize parts of Aden Clashes between forces backed by former Gulf allies UAE and Saudi threaten ‘new civil war within a civil war’, says thinktank“Scores” of people were killed and hundreds wounded during recent fighting in Yemen’s key port of Aden when southern separati...
2019-08-14 17:51

Former child refugee reunited with aid worker who gave her a bike Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years agoA former child refugee who posted an online callout to track down a camp worker who gave her a bike has found and met the man whose generosity brought her joy.Mev...
2019-08-14 17:51

First ads banned for contravening UK gender stereotyping rules Watchdog bans VW and Philadelphia ads with bungling dads and ‘passive’ womenTwo television ads, one featuring new dads bungling comically while looking after their babies and the other a woman sitting next to a pram, have become the first to be banne...
2019-08-14 17:51

'No one cares till someone dies': El Paso activists long feared their city was at risk Organizers were aware of racist threat, saying the attacker was ‘not the first white man with guns to terrorize us’“He’s not the first white man to come in from out of town with guns to terrorize us.”One week after what is believed to be the deadlies...
2019-08-14 17:51

NSW police say USB drive discovered on alleged Sydney stabbing attacker – video NSW police commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to the media in Sydney about the arrest of a 20-year-old man who allegedly went on a stabbing rampage in Sydney's CBD. The western Sydney man was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly stabbed a 41-year-old ...
2019-08-14 17:51

Quartararo impatient to get to Yamaha-suited MotoGP tracks after podium After a surprise podium at the Red Bull Ring, Petronas SRT MotoGP rider Fabio Quartararo says he is "impatient" to go to tracks where the Yamaha stands a better chance of winning...
2019-08-14 18:17

Officials blamed for bridge collapse told to leave memorial service Motorway executives attending a ceremony to remember victims of a major bridge collapse were told to leave after grieving relatives asked the Italian prime minister to intervene....
2019-08-14 18:17

Your memoir reading list: 'Educated' and five others that humble and inspire Looking to be inspired? Here's a round-up of formidable memoirs, beginning with Tara Westover's "Educated."        ...
2019-08-14 18:17

A Unique and Affecting Memoir Combines Grief and Mushrooms In “The Way Through the Woods,” Long Litt Woon writes about diving into an obsession with learning about the fungi, and how it helped her mourn for her husband and embrace life again....
2019-08-14 19:17

Not so fast, Boris... the fightback begins The new PM is settling in to No 10, but behind the scenes a no-deal resistance is forming. As the group hatch plans to avert disaster in October, Julian Glover forecasts stormy weather for Westminster...
2019-08-14 19:17

Report: Tsai to buy remainder of Nets franchise Joseph Tsai plans to buy the remainder of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov and become sole owner of the NBA franchise, the New York Post reported Wednesday....
2019-08-14 19:17

Calling Commander Deborah and Callous Jael to Defeat the Canaanites Of the multitude of wars and battles, whether based on individuals seeking revenge, vendettas, or conflicts that unify or partially unify a nation, the Biblical allegory of Deborah is indeed a story that, as the author Richard Gabriel puts it, is “pr...
2019-08-14 19:17

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo's viral 'Fredo' rant draws mixed reactions from celebrities After a now-viral video of CNN anchor Chris Cuomo cursing and threatening a man who taunted him with a “Godfather” reference, celebrities are sounding off on the matter over social media....
2019-08-14 19:17

Todd Chrisley's son Chase hit with $17G tax lien amid parents' tax evasion indictment Following "Chrisley Knows Best" stars Julie and Todd Chrisley's federal indictment on tax evasion and bank fraud charges, their son, Chase Chrisley, was slapped with a $16,886 tax lien....
2019-08-14 19:17

Johnson accuses MPs and EU of 'terrible collaboration' over Brexit Prime minister tells live event on Facebook that standoff makes no deal more likelyBoris Johnson has hit out at what he described as a “terrible collaboration” between MPs and the EU trying to block Brexit, as he refused to rule out shutting down par...
2019-08-14 19:17

GOP Sen. Martha McSally drafts bill making domestic terrorism a federal crime Sen. Martha McSally is seeking to make domestic terrorism a distinct federal crime, the latest sign that Republicans are increasingly serious about crafting a legislative response to recent mass shootings in Texas, Ohio and California.The Arizona Re...
2019-08-14 19:17

Brewery boss urges PM Johnson to help save Britain's disappearing pubs The boss of one of Britain's leading brewery groups, Marston's, has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to help save pubs that are at the heart of many local communities by cutting beer duty....
2019-08-14 19:17

At least six killed after houses collapse in Chile's Valparaiso At least six people have died after two houses collapsed in the historic Chilean port city of Valparaiso late on Tuesday, the city's authorities have confirmed, and a regional official said the death toll could rise further....
2019-08-14 19:17

India floods kill more than 270, displace one million Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced one million and inundated thousands of homes across six states, authorities said on Wednesday after two weeks of heavy monsoon rains....
2019-08-14 19:17

Top Canada ethics watchdog says Trudeau broke conflict of interest rules Canada's top ethics watchdog on Wednesday ruled Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his officials had contravened conflict of interest rules by trying to influence a corporate legal case, dealing a blow to the ruling Liberals less than 10 weeks before ...
2019-08-14 19:17

Need For Speed: Heat seems painfully uncool Need For Speed: Heat is the newest entry in EA's racing franchise, but the trailer makes it look as uncool as ever. Did you know that we "own the night"?Read More...
2019-08-14 19:51

Skip launches rugged S3 electric scooter with swappable battery Skip today lifted the lid on a new rugged electric scooter, which it claims is the first engineered from the ground up for shared micromobility fleets.Read More...
2019-08-14 19:51

Bahrain signs agreement for Patriot missile system, U.S. negotiating details of deal Bahrain signed a contract to purchase the Patriot missile defense system, Raytheon announced, marking the start of contract negotiations with the U.S. government on the number of systems and missiles to be sold....
2019-08-14 19:51

‘Football is the same’ – Female referee Frappart on Super Cup role "Referee Stephanie Frappart said on Tuesday that she believes there is no difference whether she is officiating a men\u0027s or women\u0027s football match."...
2019-08-14 19:51

The Terror showrunner on internment season: “There will always be another group” The Terror: Infamy is the latest installment of AMC’s horror-drama anthology series, led by this time around by Alexander Woo and Max Borenstein, with Ridley Scott still executive producing. Although season one was a master class in chilling thrills,...
2019-08-14 19:51

Ohio State University, home of Buckeyes, applies to trademark the word 'the' College was originally known as The Ohio State UniversityMove likely to be related to school’s popular football teamOhio State University wants to trademark the word “the” when used as part of the school’s name on university merchandise. The Columbus...
2019-08-14 19:51

Steve King on Rape: What's the Big Deal? Rep. Steve King is best known as a super-racist, but let it not be forgotten that the Iowa Republican also has terrible views on just about everything else. For instance, here’s our man coming in hot with the rare “are rape and incest so bad when you...
2019-08-14 19:51

|BritishAmericanTobaccoaimingat70millionAfricansmokerswithTwispdeal BAT's acquisition of e-cigarette maker Twisp opens up the way for 70 million adult African smokers to switch to potentially reduced risk products, says BAT....
2019-08-14 19:51

The 2020 BMW 330e Plug-In Hybrid Is Full Of Surprises Full disclosure: I’ve never been hugely impressed by any of the hybrids I’ve driven. I like my cars sporty, with power outputs that should make you question their legality. Neither of those characteristics have been typically found in any hybrid I ha...
2019-08-14 20:17

GM And Ford Are Hunkering Down For A Recession Everyone’s batten down the hatches for rougher times ahead. That’s the theme for The Morning Shift for Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Cheery, I know....
2019-08-14 20:17

At $3,600, Could This 1970 Datsun Fairlady 2000 Project Prove a Fair Deal? Before they gave us the iconic Z car, Datsun (now Nissan) gave us an open-top sports car that, while perhaps not as epochal, was still just as cool. Let’s see if today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe final-year 2000 is a project car priced to make it wort...
2019-08-14 20:17

Homes of the week: a spectacular Gothic-style mansion, a Help to Buy flat in Kingston and a quirky barn with a brewery Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a riverside Help to Buy flat in Kingston, a Gothic-style mansion with arched windows and leaded lights and a brewery barn with a party room....
2019-08-14 20:51

My smart TV wasn’t actually smart until I got DISH’s new Google remote Like most of you, I have several internet-connected “smart TVs” in my home, but I don’t use any of the smart features available on them. Does anyone? Streaming devices like the ones available from Roku, Amazon, and Apple all have mu...
2019-08-14 20:51

Reality Check: Statue of Liberty poem was written to welcome Jewish refugees, experts say While experts say there are a number of interpretations of the poem inscribed on the foot of the Statue of Liberty, they agree that Ken Cuccinelli's is not one of them....
2019-08-14 20:51

Lindsey Graham slams Dem colleagues for brazen warning to Supreme Court Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., blasted his Democratic colleagues on Wednesday for sending a stern and unusual warning to the Supreme Court earlier this week in connection with a gun case....
2019-08-14 20:51

Hong Kong protests: US lawmakers warn China may be preparing Tiananmen Square-style crackdown U.S. officials warned Wednesday that China could be preparing for a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown in response to Hong Kong protests, as footage captures the menacing movement of military convoys near the border and Beijing ratchets up its rhetoric...
2019-08-14 20:51

'Uncaged' Sistine Stallone: When dad Sylvester literally pushed me into shark-filled waters Sistine Stallone recalls that time when her joking father pushed her into shark-filled waters off Bora Bora. "I had a full-on panic attack."        ...
2019-08-14 20:51

Japan urges more than 300,000 to evacuate as storm Krosa nears Japan advised more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes on Wednesday and airlines canceled hundreds of scheduled flights as a tropical storm bore down on the archipelago, public broadcaster NHK said....
2019-08-14 21:17

Watch: Turn Your Bruschetta Slices Into A Delightful Dessert With This Recipe! Our recipe today is a sweet twist to one of the most popular Italian entrees around- bruschetta. YouTube chef Manjula Jain teaches us how to make sweet bruschetta for dessert....
2019-08-14 21:17

Boomtown: Pictures show litter, tents and rubbish left behind at festival despite 70% drop in campsite waste These pictures show the litter, tents and rubbish left behind at Boomtown festival, despite the event celebrating a three-quarters reduction in campsite waste....
2019-08-14 21:17

BCCI Keeps Administrative Manager Sunil Subramanium For West Indies Tour Sunil Subramaniam has tendered "an unconditional apology" for misbehaving with senior officials from the country's High Commissions in the West Indies....
2019-08-14 21:17

Five Grooming Products To Make Summer Feel A Little Less Sweaty An occupational hazard that goes along with my job is that people I know in my real life often ask me things they probably wouldn’t say to other friends. I don’t actually even mind this, but I do notice it, if that makes sense. I tell you that to tel...
2019-08-14 21:17

Liverpool v Chelsea: Uefa Super Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8pm BST kick-off at Besiktas Park in IstanbulLampard hopes Chelsea can spoil Liverpool’s Super Cup partyEmail Jacob or tweet him @JacobSteinberg 8.41pm BST 40 min: Pulisic has the ball in the Liverpool net, but the flag’s up for offs...
2019-08-14 21:51

Andrew Strauss has Hundred reasons for concern over English coaches • Former director expresses fears at overseas appointments• Shane Warne and Gary Kirsten among coaches already hiredAndrew Strauss has expressed concerns over a lack of English head coaches in the Hundred, fearing it could have a knock-on effect for ...
2019-08-14 21:51

Wales close Principality roof to create ‘fortress’ atmosphere for England • Wales’ plan to keep changes to minimum hit by Anscombe injury• Duncan Taylor, John Barclay back for Scotland against FranceMatches between Wales and England in Cardiff this decade have tended to be preceded by a skirmish over the roof at the Princi...
2019-08-14 21:51

THQ Nordic says a new Saints Row game is 'deep in development' THQ Nordic had plenty of updates about upcoming games from its sprawling empire in its latest earnings report. Perhaps the most notable is that its Volition studio is "deep in development" on a new Saints Row game. It didn't offer any informatio...
2019-08-14 21:51

You can chat with Shopify stores from virtually anywhere You might not have to switch to Apple's iMessage or Facebook Messenger the next time you want to talk to a favorite online store. Shopify has introduced a native chat feature (appropriately called Shopify Chat) that lets you talk to a store thr...
2019-08-14 21:51

Misfit's Vapor X smartwatch boasts longer battery life and Spotify The latest smartwatch from Misfit is hoping to overcome the pain of limited wearable battery life. Enter the Vapor X, which offers a more power efficient processor and a battery saving mode to keep it going for longer....
2019-08-14 21:51

British Airways is offering VR entertainment on flights British Airways is set to trial VR entertainment on select first class flights from London Heathrow to New York JFK. From now until the end of the year, customers on these flights will have their own 3D cinema in the sky, and will be able to watch a....
2019-08-14 21:51

The Morning After: What to expect from the next-gen Xbox Welcome! It's Wednesday. Today, we've got hints of a SNES resurgence on Nintendo's Switch, more vague details on the next-gen Xbox and a $30 billion merger between CBS and Viacom, aimed at standing up to the streaming competition....
2019-08-14 21:51

German becomes majors first 16-game winner as Yanks beat O's From the outset, there was something different about Domingo Germán. His fastball zipped a little more, setting up an effective curveball and the Yankees got what they needed from their unexpected ace....
2019-08-14 21:51

Steve King hit for pondering whether civilization would have survived without rape and incest Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, is facing a new backlash over his comments Wednesday about whether humanity would even exist anymore if not for rape and incest throughout history....
2019-08-14 21:51

Ethics commissioner finds Canada PM Trudeau violated ethics Canada’s ethics commissioner says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau improperly pressured the country’s former attorney general to halt the criminal prosecution of a company in a conflict of interest case...
2019-08-14 22:17

This Version of Ticket To Ride Only Takes 15 Minutes, And Has Never Been Cheaper Ticket To Ride is one of my favorite board games, but sometimes, you don’t have a full hour to dedicate to a game. Enter Ticket to Ride Express: New York City 1960, which replaces the country or continent-spanning map of the main game with a map of l...
2019-08-14 22:17

Improving cybersecurity in education systems Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. We already know that businesses, organisations, and government entities must follow certain guidelines in order to protect sensitive information. However, the education sector equal...
2019-08-14 22:17

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3rd Generation release date, news, and rumors Now that AMD has released its first 7nm Ryzen 3rd Generation processors, what will the future look like for Threadripper 3rd Generation – its next line of HEDT processors?The new Zen 2 architecture was revealed at CES 2019, with AMD promising ...
2019-08-14 22:17

Jilted lover who killed ex, comedy club owner spent hours inside home: prosecutors A jilted ex-boyfriend charged in a double murder spent 3-and-a-half hours inside a New Jersey home before he was caught chasing his lover down the street and stabbing her to death, prosecutors said Wednesday. Joseph Porter made his first appearance i...
2019-08-14 22:17

Four New York lawmakers open up about childhood sexual abuse Four female state lawmakers spoke out as survivors of childhood sexual abuse in Times Square Tuesday, unveiling a new video encouraging others to come forward. “I went through years of guilt thinking that I must have done something to deserve that,” ...
2019-08-14 22:17

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how society can reform its ways....
2019-08-14 22:17

Ashley Graham is pregnant with her first child: 'Life is about to get even better' "Surprise!" Graham and Ervin exclaimed in an Instagram video on Graham's page, as the camera panned away to reveal her growing belly.        ...
2019-08-14 22:51

Pandora hopes to pad its podcast lineup with direct uploads Pandora doesn't want to sit by the wayside while Spotify snaps up podcast listeners. The streaming music service has started accepting podcasts for "consideration" to be included in its catalog. Those who want a shot just have to submit their ...
2019-08-14 22:51

Inside the Crackdown in Kashmir A week after India stripped Kashmir of its autonomy and imposed a communications blackout, we spent Eid in Srinagar, where security forces are stopping people from moving and speaking freely....
2019-08-14 22:51

Italian court allows migrant ship to dock. But Salvini says he will 'deny the landing.' An Italian court ruled Wednesday that a ship carrying 147 rescued migrants should be allowed to dock in Italy -- in defiance of a ban by Italy's far right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini....
2019-08-14 22:51

Scientists Have Created a Vaccine for Cat Allergies, but You Can't Have It Yet People unjustly kept away from feline companionship due to an allergy are rejoicing this week, after news resurfaced of a potential vaccine that makes cats less able to cause allergies. But while this research is promising, a finished product won’t b...
2019-08-14 22:51

Crackdowns Spread as Atlanta Imposes Night Ban on E-Scooters and E-Bikes Following the death of four scooter riders in the metro Atlanta area, the city has introduced a ban on the operation of permitted electric scooters and bikes during nighttime hours, the mayor’s office announced last week.Read more......
2019-08-14 22:51

So How Much Is WeWork Spending on Kombucha Taps as It Hemorrhages Billions? WeWork, the coworking space startup, just filed paperwork detailing its financials with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering and boy, oh boy, does it throw away a lot of money. Read more......
2019-08-14 22:51

Tucson man awaits sentencing in death of 73-year-old cyclist TUCSON – A Tucson man was convicted for dangerous manslaughter in the death of a 73-year-old man in 2017. Ramon Caro / Courtesy: Pima County Attorney’s Office Police say Ramon Caro reportedly struck 73-year-old David Meyer while he was driving under ...
2019-08-14 23:17

Lawfirm surprises Sunnyside soccer and wrestlers with championship rings TUCSON –  The law firm of Schmidt, Sethi and Akmajian made a generous donation to the Sunnyside High School state championship wrestling and soccer teams, and were honored at Tuesday night’s board meeting. Here’s more from Tuesday&#...
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

Sacred Games 2 Now Streaming on Netflix in India Sacred Games season 2 is now streaming on Netflix in India and across the globe. Sacred Games 2 has a total of eight episodes, which pick up with Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) right where we left off....
2019-08-14 23:17

Inner Circle: Harold Varner III's coach helps him find the right path to improvement Harold Varner III earned a spot at BMW Championship with a tie for third last week. Here's how his coach has helped him on the path to improvement.        ...
2019-08-14 23:51

Inner Circle: Harold Varner III explains importance of a great coach Harold Varner III gives Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports a behind-the-scenes look at his relationship with coach Scott Hamilton.        ...
2019-08-14 23:51

Liverpool vs Chelsea penalty shootout LIVE stream and TV channel: How to watch Uefa Super Cup on BT and online Champions League winners Liverpool meet Europa League holders Chelsea tonight in an eagerly-anticipated all-English Uefa Super Cup clash in Istanbul - and the match has gone to a penalty shootout....
2019-08-14 23:51

Future of last nuclear pact between Russia and U.S. uncertain: U.S. envoy The last major nuclear arms control treaty between Russia and the United States is outdated and flawed, the U.S. ambassador to Moscow said on Wednesday, saying it could be scrapped altogether when it expires in 2021 and replaced with something else....
2019-08-14 23:51

'Nemo effect' debunked: Films do not inspire demand for pets, study says Films like Finding Nemo, Harry Potter and Zootopia have not inspired a surge in demand for certain pets, but are raising awareness of conservation, according to new research....
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

Google Is Doing Something Good With Its Money This Hurricane Season After natural disasters strike, families are forced to cobble their lives back together. However, federal aid may take months to reach the hands of those who need it. In the interim, organizations usually rally to send items such as food and water in...
2019-08-15 00:17

Planned Parenthood Could Lose Millions in Preventative Care Funding for Poor and Uninsured Patients on Monday A new Trump administration abortion rule may cause Planned Parenthood to be “forced out” of a federal program on Monday that helps to fund reproductive healthcare care like cancer screenings, STD testing and birth control for 1.5 million ...
2019-08-15 00:17

Trump Immigration Head Ken Cuccinelli: Statue of Liberty Poem About People ‘Coming From Europe’ A top Trump immigration official offered an edit to the iconic poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty in the wake of the Administration’s newly announced plan making it tougher for some immigrants to obtain green cards. Schoolchildren nationwid...
2019-08-15 00:17

Fury as Trump official says poem on Statue of Liberty refers to 'people from Europe' USCIS head Ken Cuccinelli condemned over poem commentsFamed inscription welcomed millions of immigrants to AmericaKen Cuccinelli, the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services, has sparked a new wave of criticism about the promise of...
2019-08-15 00:17

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood – Tarantino's last word? Discuss with spoilers This vibrant riff on Tinseltown toys with myths, lost stars and timelines to spin an engaging yarn. What more do you want?This article contains spoilers about Once Upon a Time in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino, the ur-Gen X movie geek director, has, for ...
2019-08-15 00:17

Liver disease related to obesity and diabetes rising in U.S. (Reuters Health) - The only liver disease becoming more widespread in the U.S. is one driven by obesity and diabetes, even as other types of liver disorders linked to drinking or hepatitis are becoming less common, researchers say....
2019-08-15 00:51

Woman accused of Capital One hack had stolen data from 30 companies, authorities say Enlarge / Paige Thompson, 33, a former Seattle technology company software engineer, was arrested after she boasted about a massive data theft from Capital One on GitHub. She is now accused of 30 other data thefts. (credit: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty ...
2019-08-15 00:51

Found: World-readable database used to secure buildings around the globe Enlarge / Passwords stored in a database for BioStar 2. (credit: vpnMentor) Researchers said they have found a publicly accessible database containing almost 28 million records—including plain-text passwords, face photos, and personal information—t...
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

Baker Mayfield is devouring all the Browns hate When the pity stops, the hate starts. At least that is how Baker Mayfield is perceiving the reaction to the Browns this offseason, with the quarterback having a slew of offensive weapons at his disposal. The Browns were 0-16 two seasons ago and draft...
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

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
2019-08-15 01:17

Researchers discover malware that records users’ screens when they watch porn Researchers from antivirus developer ESET recently discovered a new form of spam-delivered malware that threatens to steal unsuspecting users’ passwords and financial information, and record their screens if they watch pornography. The virus is calle...
2019-08-15 01:17

Mecca: See millions complete their Hajj pilgrimage in a 60 seconds A time-lapse shows devotees taking part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
2019-08-15 01:17

Capital One data breach suspect may have hacked 30-plus companies, prosecutors say Federal prosecutors say a woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One may have hacked more than 30 other organizations.       ...
2019-08-15 01:51

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

This is how to use Google Flights to save money This is how you use google flights to save money on your next trip. Buzz60’s Natasha Abellard has the story.       ...
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

At least 6 police officers shot in Philadelphia standoff Six police officers were shot during a wild gun battle in Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon — sparking a massive, hours-long standoff that was still going on as of 7 p.m., according to officials. The cops were conducting a drug raid on a hous...
2019-08-15 01:51

PetSmart customer says dog’s nose badly cut at grooming session A Virginia dog owner says her pooch’s dog suffered a severe nose injury in a PetSmart grooming session gone wrong. Victoria Lawhorne said the PetSmart in Chester called her with some concerning news on July 30 after she dropped off her cockapoo...
2019-08-15 01:51

Pelosi warns post-Brexit UK not to mess with 1998 Ireland peace pact House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued a warning to the United Kingdom Wednesday amid talks of a free trade deal with the US after Britain departs the European Union. The top-ranking House Democrat issued a statement reiterating her opposition to any free...
2019-08-15 01:51

Israel bracing for Temple Mount visit by Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Israeli officials are preparing for the possibility that Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib — the first Muslim women elected to Congress — may visit the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during a visit to the country, according to reports. Deputy...
2019-08-15 01:51

Chinese paramilitary members are gathered near Hong Kong border As protests continue to sweep through Hong Kong, large numbers of China's paramilitary force are just miles away from Hong Kong's border with mainland China, according to a CNN team on the ground in Shenzhen....
2019-08-15 01:51

FCA extends 3rd shift at Ontario minivan plant until end of year FCA in March said it would end the third shift at the Windsor plant on Sept. 30 amid sluggish North American sales for the Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans it builds. The automaker has now extended the shift's life two times since t...
2019-08-15 01:51

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

Todd and Julie Chrisley Turn Themselves In After Tax Evasion and Fraud Indictment UPDATE: A spokesperson for the US Attorney's Office confirms to E! News that Todd and Julie Chrisley plead not guilty today during their arraignment. They were each subsequently released on......
2019-08-15 02:17

Real-Life Drama Is Making Bachelor in Paradise Both Better and Worse At the Same Time At this point, Stagecoach Festival is practically a cast member on Bachelor in Paradise. The majority of the drama that has happened so far in season six started somewhere around that......
2019-08-15 02:17

Amanda Stanton Describes Ex-Boyfriend Josh Murray's "Controlling" Habits in Juicy Memoir When it comes to her past relationship with Josh Murray, Amanda Stanton may have experienced a lot more thorns than roses. More than two years after the Bachelor in Paradise stars went......
2019-08-15 02:17

Mullets might be maligned, but my teenage daughter's haircut is bringing people together | Suzy Freeman Greene Children asked for selfies. A guy in a ute was moved to stop his car and request a photo“I don’t do mullets,” my hairdresser declared when I told her my 14-year-old daughter Eve wanted one.She pointed across the salon to Britney, who looked about 20 ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Florida woman sues American Airlines, claims her emotional support dog was confined to a bathroom A Florida woman is suing American Airlines after her emotional support dog was allegedly confined to a bathroom on a flight from Miami to Los Angeles.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Misfit’s Vapor X smartwatch is now available for $200 Misfit has launched its newest smartwatch as a follow-up to the Vapor 2, which packed in all the features you’d expect, like built-in GPS as well as a heart-rate sensor, but didn’t rely on the best processor. The brand’s new Vapor X...
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

Ford extends warranty on Focus and Fiesta clutches, will reimburse customers for repairs Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it is extending its warranty for 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars and will reimburse owners who paid for repairs.       ...
2019-08-15 02:51

Most Americans are living paycheck to paycheck, survey shows The average American is struggling to make ends meet each month, with most saying they live paycheck to paycheck, according to a recent survey.       ...
2019-08-15 02:51

These 9 cities will be hit hardest by Trump’s new immigration policy The Trump administration issued a new rule that allows the U.S. to reject visa and green-card applications on the basis of the applicant’s income.       ...
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

Trudeau rapped again for conflicts of interest The report by an ethics watchdog is a setback for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, just two months ahead of his closely contested reelection bid....
2019-08-15 03:17

UK Labour leader lays out plan to stop a no-deal Brexit Britain’s main opposition leader is urging other parties to unite, topple Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative government and prevent Britain from leaving the European Union in October without a divorce agreement...
2019-08-15 03:17

JBS posts strong 2nd-qtr results bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fever in Asia boosted exports....
2019-08-15 03:17

UPDATE 3-Trump officials see no Chinese concessions for tariff delays amid market rout China made no trade concessions after U.S. President Donald Trump postponed 10% tariffs on over $150 billion worth of Chinese imports, senior U.S. officials said on Wednesday, adding that talks aimed at resolving the trade fight would continue and ma...
2019-08-15 03:17

DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach warns Fed rate cuts will not stop U.S. recession Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital, warned on Wednesday that rate cuts by the U.S. Federal Reserve are not going to stop recession from happening and that "once the Fed is in easing mode, it is already too late."...
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

Macy's Turnaround Hits Harsh Retail Reality Macy’s lowered its full-year earnings outlook after missing profit expectations in the latest quarter, even though it reported growth in a key sales metric....
2019-08-15 03:17

Kylo Ren makes a cameo in trailer for Star Wars Resistance season two The second and final season of Disney’s Star Wars Resistance takes place between the events of The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker. It's safe to say that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which drops right before Christmas, is the most hotly an...
2019-08-15 03:17

New tax data reveals Australians hold $100bn in offshore accounts More than 1.6m accounts identified in data shared with Australian authorities by 65 countries including tax havensIndividual Australians hold more than $100bn offshore, spread across more than 1.6m accounts, according to new taxation office data coll...
2019-08-15 03:17

Arizona baby rescued from hot car as mom shopped at Target: reports Arizona police on Tuesday arrested a mother who had left her baby in a hot car while shopping in a Target with her other children, according to reports....
2019-08-15 03:51

Fresno cops interrupt music video shoot, arrest 16-year-old over stolen handgun The recording of a music video in Fresno, Calif. was cut short Tuesday evening after police arrested a teen allegedly armed with a stolen .40-caliber handgun....
2019-08-15 03:51

Maharashtra Flood Devastation Could Have Been Avoided, Say Experts Nearly 50 people have died in the floods in Western Maharashtra and over five lakh have been displaced in the past few days. What caused this devastation is now a matter of study. A report by the......
2019-08-15 03:51

Inter-State Council Reconstituted With PM Modi As Its Chairman The Inter-State Council, which is mandated to investigate and advise on disputes between states, has been reconstituted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as its chairman and six Union ministers and......
2019-08-15 03:51

Amid Massive Security, Terror Threat, J&K Ready For Independence Day Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place in Jammu and Kashmir as the nation gets ready to celebrate its 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. Nearly 1.5 lakh police personnel - paramilitary......
2019-08-15 03:51

Independence Day 2019: Wishes, Images, Wallpapers, Quotes, SMS, Messages Happy Independence Day 2019: We have compiled a list of wishes and messages for Independence Day that you can share with your friends, families and colleagues....
2019-08-15 03:51

Heavy metal band Metallica donates 250,000 euros for Romanian pediatric hospital American heavy metal band Metallica has donated 250,000 euros to a Romanian association building the country's first pediatric oncology hospital, they said on Wednesday....
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

Edmonton ups solar panel rebate to cover portion after province bows out The city of Edmonton has revamped the solar panel rebate program to cover off a portion of a subsidy the Alberta government was providing, now that the province is no longer involved....
2019-08-15 04:17

New York Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station SciGirls viewers from New York will have an opportunity on Monday, Aug. 19, to talk live with NASA astronaut Christina Koch aboard the International Space Station....
2019-08-15 04:17

Jailed Saudi Activist Told To Deny Torture In Release Deal, Says Family Loujain al-Hathloul, an imprisoned women's rights activist in Saudi Arabia, refused an offer of freedom in exchange for recording a videotaped statement testifying that she had not been tortured, her......
2019-08-15 04:51

Donald Trump Says Xi Jinping Can "Humanely Solve" Hong Kong Standoff US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Xi Jinping can "humanely" resolve the violent standoff with protesters in Hong Kong and appeared to suggest meeting the Chinese leader....
2019-08-15 04:51

US Rapper A$AP Rocky Gets Suspended Sentence For Assault In Sweden A Stockholm court on Wednesday convicted US rapper A$AP Rocky of assault and gave him a suspended sentence over a street brawl, a case that outraged fans and sparked a diplomatic spat with US......
2019-08-15 04:51

Triple-doubles, daring dismounts and a new approach for Simone Biles Simone Biles' dominant performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships reminded us that her only competition heading into the 2020 Olympics is herself....
2019-08-15 04:51

Bauhaus' Peter Murphy cancels multiple residency shows after suffering heart attack Peter Murphy, former lead singer of pioneering goth-rock outfit Bauhaus, was reportedly rushed to a New York hospital last night, where he was found to have suffered a heart attack. Per Pitchfork, Murphy is still currently in the hospital, with his c...
2019-08-15 04:51

Watch a terrifying documentary about the lethal "world's tallest" waterslide Last year, a Kansas state grand jury issued a 20-count indictment against the management of Schlitterbahn water park for the horrific death of a child while riding Verrückt, a much-hyped, Guinness World Record-breaking water slide in 2016. Caleb Schw...
2019-08-15 04:51

Fox News dipshit says Shia LaBeouf called him "trash" in an airport lounge, which rules Shia LaBeouf’s no angel—we’ve written about his troubling behavior, the consequences of his substance abuse issues, and his weird plagiarism. The actor’s since apologized, gotten sober, and discussed how his work on this year’s excellent The Peanut B...
2019-08-15 04:51

Sleater-Kinney is down, but not defeated, on The Center Won’t Hold How did you envision the future 25 years ago? When Corin Tucker hollered, “I’m the queen of rock ‘n’ roll!” two years into Sleater-Kinney’s tenure in 1996 the idea of a “girl band”—a label the band sarcastically threw back into its critics’ faces on ...
2019-08-15 04:51

His Only Relative Was Killed in the El Paso Massacre. He Has Invited the City to Her Funeral. Antonio Basco said he would welcome anyone at his wife’s funeral service this week. People who never knew her are buying flowers, and planning to attend....
2019-08-15 04:51

Trump Incorrectly Has Insisted ‘China’s Paying the Tariffs’ President Trump has stated that China is paying for all or most of the tariffs on Chinese imports. On Tuesday, the Trump administration said it would delay the tariffs until after this year’s holiday spending....
2019-08-15 04:51

In Delaying Tariffs, Trump Faces Up to Economic Reality President Trump insists China is paying the full cost of his tariffs. But his decision to push some of them off until December is an admission of their impact on American consumers....
2019-08-15 04:51

‘Huddled Masses’ in Statue of Liberty Poem Are European, Trump Official Says “Give me your tired and your poor who can stand on their own two feet,” said Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II, a top Trump administration immigration official. His remarks set off a controversy....
2019-08-15 04:51

Sorry, Android users: These iPhone snobs won’t date you Forget dreamy eyes the color of the ocean. For young daters, the color of text messages is all that matters. When people with iPhones text each other, their messages send in blue speech bubbles. But when they text non-iPhone owners, messages send in ...
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

Hong Kong remains vital economic asset for Beijing, despite unrest ith mainland China’s economic rise, Hong Kong is no longer the undisputed center for business and finance in the region. But it still plays an indispensable role that Beijing will be loath to undermine, according to bankers, economists and business l...
2019-08-15 05:17

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other companies 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

Jim Harbaugh fires back at Cincinnati's Luke Fickell over James Hudson transfer situation Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh responded to comments made by Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell regarding the transfer of lineman James Hudson.       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Meet the 2019 Little League World Series teams: Is there a LLWS contender from your area? The Little League World Series begins Thursday, with 10-to-12-year-old All-Stars hailing from all over the U.S. and world vying for title.       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

King's court: LeBron dedicates court at his hometown school LeBron James dedicates outdoor basketball court at school he founded for underprivileged children in his hometown       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Nuclear energy and alternatives old and new | Letters Let’s go for an expansive renewable energy system, backed up with energy efficiency and energy storage, says David Blackburn. Plus Mike Ellwood on the integral fast reactor, and John Barstow on the case for keeping coal as a backupYour article on Hin...
2019-08-15 05:51

Ethics board rules Trudeau exerted improper influence in SNC-Lavalin scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau exerted improper political influence by pressuring a former justice minister to drop an investigation into contractor SNC-Lavalin, an ethics board ruled Wednesday....
2019-08-15 05:51

Giant chicken at Knesset slams 'cowardice' of Israel toward Hamas Frustrated by Israel's response to Hamas, advocates set up a large, inflatable chicken outside the parliament building Wednesday -- with a message that read, "putting an end to fear, demanding an Israeli victory."...
2019-08-15 05:51

A$AP Rocky guilty in Sweden assault trial, but won't go to jail Rapper A$AP Rocky was found guilty of assault in a Sweden court Wednesday, but avoided a jail sentence because it was determined his crime was not of a "serious nature."...
2019-08-15 05:51

What ASAP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict in Sweden Means for the Rapper Rapper ASAP Rocky was found guilty of assault in Sweden on Wednesday, but received a suspended sentence that makes him unlikely to serve additional time....
2019-08-15 05:51

Oil prices fall on concerns over recession, inventories Oil prices fell on Thursday, adding to sharp overnight losses as U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose, fears of recession mounted and economic data out of China and Europe disappointed....
2019-08-15 05:51

Japan’s Buddhist robot preacher likened to Frankenstein’s monster A 400-year-old Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan, is using a $1 million humanoid to reach a younger generation, but foreigners are repulsed by it. The Kodaji Temple, in a partnership with the robotics team at Osaka University, unveiled “Mindar...
2019-08-15 06:17

Antonio Basco's wife was killed in the El Paso massacre. He's welcoming anyone to her visitation Nearly two weeks after the El Paso massacre, Antonio Basco pushed a Walmart cart full of red and pink roses, gallons of water and a wooden cross to a memorial honoring his wife and the 21 others who were killed....
2019-08-15 06:17

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

Trump says China should treat Hong Kong 'humanely' before trade deal can be agreed President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that China wants to make a trade deal but it should treat Hong Kong "humanely" first, explicitly tying a trade agreement to a peaceful resolution of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
2019-08-15 06:51

Giants’ Golden Tate deserves empathy and punishment Golden Tate stood in the Giants fieldhouse and took his medicine like a man, a look of pain on his face as he offered his mea culpa. “The tough thing I am dealing with is I’m letting down a lot of people,” he said softly. “My family, the guys in the ...
2019-08-15 06:51

Jets’ Rontez Miles reunited with brother, who’s now free after 6 years in prison Through it all, through all the heartache and loneliness, separated by distance and prison walls, two brothers refused to let go of their lifelong bond. Rontez Miles and Vondre Griffin had shared an NFL dream since they were 9 years old. In 2013, Mil...
2019-08-15 06:51

The Mets’ plan after avoiding total Jeff McNeil nightmare ATLANTA — The Mets have largely avoided lost playing time for their most significant pieces this season, but Wednesday the lineup took a substantial hit, if only for possibly the short term. Jeff McNeil was placed on the injured list with what the te...
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

Tuvalu PM's brother rescued during fishing demonstration at summit The brother of Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga had to be dragged from the ocean early on Thursday and taken to hospital after getting into difficulty during a demonstration of traditional fishing at a Pacific leaders summit....
2019-08-15 08:17

Nearly-new buying guide: Skoda Octavia Octavia prioritises easy-going refinement over sportiness The dependably bulletproof Octavia is renowned for being excellent value, and nearly new examples are the most accessible As a used car, the Octavia hatchback lives up to Skoda’s reputatio...
2019-08-15 08:17

Racing lines: Looking back at the drama of BTCC 1989 Sytner and Weaver ruled BTCC Class B in the late 1980s Today's fast-paced leadership battle brings back memories of when Sierra RS500s chased BMW E30 M3s for the top spot The handsome new BMW 3 Series is flying high in its first British Touring Ca...
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

New Sept. 1 China tariffs could include these Apple products New 10% levy on Chinese imports runs the gamut from film cameras, golf balls and ducks. Apple's higher priced computers and phones could be hit later.       ...
2019-08-16 12:34

2019 Independence Day: Best Two-Wheeler Ad Slogans On the occasion of India's 73rd Independence Day, we take a look at some of the most well-known two-wheeler advertisements which make for some iconic moments in Indian automotive advertising....
2019-08-16 12:34

2019 Benelli Leoncino 500 Review The modern classic genre seems to be a popular flavour for commercial success in the global motorcycle industry these days, and Benelli India wants a piece of the action too. We test the new Benelli......
2019-08-16 12:34

2019 Independence Day: Top Indian Two-Wheeler Brands As India marks its 72nd year of independence, we take a look at the top Indian two-wheeler brands which have made significant strides, not only in India, but across the world....
2019-08-16 12:34

Read the full report from the Madoff whistleblower accusing GE of an Enron-like fraud Whistleblower Harry Markopolos released a new report about General Electric, saying the company is using some of the same accounting tricks as Enron....
2019-08-16 12:34

Bernie Sanders supporter files labor complaint against Elizabeth Warren’s campaign A Colorado-based Bernie Sanders supporter has filed a labor complaint against Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign, taking aim at its use of a confidentiality agreement which, he argues, prevents staffers from speaking out on workplace condi...
2019-08-16 12:34

Trump has expressed serious interest in buying Greenland: report The Wall Street Journal reports Trump has asked his advisers whether the U.S. can acquire Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory, during "meetings, dinners, and passing conversations."...
2019-08-16 12:34

New 2019 Honda Jazz set to target supermini SUV rivals News 15 Aug, 2019 The new Honda Jazz gets hybrid drive and a rugged look to boost its appeal – our exclusive images preview how it could look...
2019-08-16 12:34

Illegal driving instructor complaints rarely result in conviction News 15 Aug, 2019 DVSA data reveals 961 complaints have been made about unqualified driving instructors since 2014, but just 18 convictions have been secured...
2019-08-16 12:34

Conspiracy Theories Can Have Dangerous Consequences. Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fatally shoot 11 worshippers inside a Pittsburgh synag...
2019-08-16 12:34

'I thought we were the unlucky ones': the experimental treatment that inspired a murder mystery Angie Kim’s debut Miracle Creek is a dissection of US healthcare and immigration, wrapped in a courtroom thriller. She talks about her son’s medical crisis, ‘goose fathers’ and Trump’s slursTwice a day, every day for almost a month, Angie Kim and her...
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

Instagram adds tool for reporting false information Instagram is adding an option for users to report posts they think are false, as the Facebook-owned photo-sharing site tries to stem misinformation.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Mozambique peace-accord signing featured Civilization IV’s theme song Mozambique's major political factions played "Baba Yetu," the theme song from Civilization IV, while signing an agreement to end military hostilities.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
2019-08-16 13:00

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has encouraged the launches....
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

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

Twitter is testing a filter for potentially offensive messages Twitter is taking its screening of unknown direct messages a step further. The social media giant announced today that it is testing a filter for messages that contain offensive content. Messages containing potentially suspect words will be stored aw...
2019-08-16 13:00

This hip-hugging exosuit uses AI to make walking and running easier Robotic devices have been used to help people walk or run in rehabilitation settings, but until now, they've been tethered and limited to a single action, like walking or running. In a paper published in Science today, a team of researchers expl...
2019-08-16 13:00

Social media bots are damaging our democracy Social media has become our town crier. When major news breaks, roughly two-thirds of American adults now find out about it online in real-time. But the aftermath of the week's third mass shooting, environmental catastrophe or political meltdown...
2019-08-16 13:00

Some Microsoft Surface devices are throttling down to 400MHz A Windows feature meant to keep a device from overheating is causing Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 to run at a cripplingly slow speed. The problem seems to stem from a firmware update that was released on August 1st, according to ...
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

When Cities Try to Limit Guns, State Laws Bar the Way “Our officers need help, they need help with gun control,” Philadelphia’s mayor said after six police officers were wounded by gunfire. But in most states, the issue is not up to urban leaders....
2019-08-16 13:00

Trump Administration Asks Congress to Reauthorize N.S.A.’s Deactivated Call Records Program The White House is seeking reauthorization of a law that lets the N.S.A. gain access to logs of Americans’ phone and text records — while acknowledging that the program has been indefinitely halted....
2019-08-16 13:00

Asus ZenBook 14 UX434FL review: A solid ultraportable, with added ScreenPad The ZenBook 14 UX434FL is a lightweight yet robust 14-inch laptop. The ScreenPad may or may not appeal, but don't let that distract you from the rest of what's on offer here....
2019-08-16 13:34

Argentina Peso Strengthens for First Time Since Primary Election Argentina’s peso strengthened against the dollar, the first improvement for the currency since a left-wing presidential candidate performed better than expected in a primary election last Sunday....
2019-08-16 13:34

Earnings Outlook for S&P 500 Companies Looks Bleak Wall Street analysts have cut third-quarter profit estimates, painting a gloomy picture for investors already grappling with a trade war, economic weakness and ominous signs from the bond market....
2019-08-16 13:34

British ski instructor jailed for 10 years over Australia rape A British ski instructor who punched and bit a woman while raping her in the street after violently attacking her male friend has been jailed for 10 years....
2019-08-16 13:34

Teen sucked into water park drain after possible dare-gone-wrong: report A 14-year-old Texas teen is reportedly in a medically induced coma after he was allegedly sucked into a water park drain possibly in a dare-gone-wrong scenario on Saturday. The teen, who was not identified by law enforcement to local media outlets du...
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

Deputy shoots, wounds armed man at Florida grocery store PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida deputy shot and wounded a man who was firing a handgun in a grocery store. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook that the shooting occurred Thursday afternoon at a Grocery Advantage ...
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

Huarmey Queen: Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous in Ancient Peru The Huarmey Queen is the name given to the 1200-year-old remains of a Wari woman found in a rich tomb in Peru. She has been a subject of interest since her lavish mausoleum was discovered six years ago. Her skeleton and grave goods have provided deta...
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

T-Mobile again wins a gold star from JD Power for its customer service T-Mobile likes to pride itself on being an “Un-carrier” among its wireless industry peers, which stems from its belief that it has far and away better customer service than the other guys and as such isn’t really a carrier in the tr...
2019-08-16 13:34

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner board to close the deals....
2019-08-16 13:34

My life in sex: the widow disappointed by online dating With little exception, I’ve found a balding, arthritic, corpulent army – ageing versions of the boys I knew as a teenagerWhen I was a teenager in the 1950s, sex wasn’t talked about freely, except when we girls were warned sternly of the dangers of pr...
2019-08-16 13:34

From a gentle squeeze to an emotional embrace, I’m a black-belt in hugging | Hannah Jane Parkinson A hug is sort of a human contact master key: it works with all the emotionsI am aware of the split between huggers and non-huggers; a self-identifier almost as stentorian as Remain or Leave, Manchester United or Liverpool, Blur or Oasis. I am a hugge...
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

PicoBrew's BrewBags Put You In Control Of Your Beer (Or Cold Brew Coffee) PicoBrew has morphed the Pico C beer brewing appliance into a completely custom beer and coldbrew coffee brewer that’s consistently easy to use and maintain. It also happens to make mass quantities of the best coldbrew coffee I’ve ever tasted....
2019-08-16 13:34

Jamming A Tesla Drivetrain Into Your Favorite Sports Car Isn't As Easy As You Think If you want to get a car sideways, it helps to have a lot of torque on the rear wheels. Considering how long some high performance electric vehicles have been around, it’s no wonder that somebody would go and try to take something like a Nissan 350Z ...
2019-08-16 13:34

The Audi E-Tron Beats Chevy Bolt, Tesla Model S in IIHS Safety Tests It’s still pretty rare to see a full-battery vehicle rated by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, because there still aren’t that many of them. Even rarer is what the 2019 Audi E-Tron achieved: the Top Safety Pick+ award, making it the first...
2019-08-16 13:34

Honda: Kvyat Germany podium was reward for Toro Rosso's '18 efforts Honda thinks Daniil Kvyat's shock German Grand Prix podium rewarded the Toro Rosso Formula 1 team's willingness last year to help the engine manufacturer prepare for its Red Bull switch...
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

Delta Sues Chatbot Provider Over 2017 Breach The airline is suing an artificial-intelligence company that powered a chatbot on its website, accusing it of lax cybersecurity that caused a 2017 data breach. The unusual lawsuit highlights the sensitive relations between companies that have been ha...
2019-08-16 13:34

ECB Takes Hacked Website Offline The European Central Bank, which supervises data protection at Europe’s largest banks, said Thursday that it temporarily shut down one of its websites after it was hacked and injected with a malicious software....
2019-08-16 13:34

Israel allows U.S. congresswoman’s West Bank visit on humanitarian grounds Tlaib said this would likely be the last chance to see her grandmother and that she would respect any restrictions and “not promote boycotts” during her visit....
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

Philadelphia shootout: No evidence that suspect live-streamed gun battle with cops, police say The Philadelphia Police Department has not yet found any evidence that the suspected gunman who wounded six police officers during an hourslong standoff was live-streaming the gun battle. ...
2019-08-16 14:00

The Rise of the Pea: How an Unassuming Legume Emerged as a Frontrunner in the Race to Replace Meat and Dairy No one denies peas are nutritious. Whether they’re delicious—that’s debatable. But arguments over taste no longer matter because peas, specifically yellow peas, are being formulated into so many products, they’re unavoidable, ...
2019-08-16 14:00

Opinion: Kyler Murray regresses in Cardinals' second preseason game, but better days ahead After an impressive debut last week, Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray regressed in his second NFL preseason game.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Controversial Raiders receiver Antonio Brown put best 'feet' forward in pregame workout After an impressive pregame workout on Thursday, Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown is hopeful that he will return to training camp practice soon.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Dale Earnhardt Jr. hospitalized after his private plane crashes at Tennessee airport Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s private plane crashed on Thursday at a Tennessee airport, and the former NASCAR driver was transported to an area hospital.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL Four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, suffered a torn ACL this week.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Dana White chalks up Conor McGregor punching old man to fighter's mindset, being rich UFC president Dana White compared Conor McGregor's sucker punch of an elderly patron at a Dublin pub to a peak Mike Tyson.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

NFL players Josh Norman, Demario Davis help post bail for detained immigrant NFL players Josh Norman, Demario Davis help California farmworker, jailed for three months after reciting poem criticizing ICE, pay $50,000 bail.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Winning triathletes disqualified for holding hands to cross finish line British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for holding hands as they crossed the finish line together.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Opinion: Arizona Cardinals should sign Colin Kaepernick President Trump has said he'd "love to see" Colin Kaepernick on an NFL roster. The Cardinals have a need and should find a way.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

PGA event in West Virginia giving free admission, fan prizes The PGA Tour's West Virginia stop in September is offering free admission and prize giveaways to fans throughout the tournament       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warnings about bad acid...
2019-08-16 14:34

Detained Nigerian Cleric Leaves Indian Hospital Nigerian Shiite leader Ibrahim Zakzaky - whose poor health in detention fuelled a wave of violent protests in Abuja - has left a hospital in Gurgaon near Delhi where he arrived for treatment this......
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

Murder Convict Picks Electrocution Over Lethal Injection In Final Hours A man put to death in the US state of Tennessee on Thursday for murdering a woman and her daughter chose in his final hours to be electrocuted rather than executed by lethal injection, prison......
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

Full-page ads in newspapers are calling out meat alternatives like the Beyond Burger for containing chemicals, but nutritionists say it’s healthy Beyond Meat's "bleeding" veggie burger has become a popular alternative to traditional meat patties. The Center for Consumer Freedom, a group funded by some food companies and restaurants, is running ads in major newspapers highlighting the chemical ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Hong Kong protesters are calling for massive ATM withdrawals in an economic warning to China Thomas Peter / Reuters Hong Kong protesters are trying something new on August 16 — withdrawing their money from banks or converting it to US dollars. Protesters are hoping to protect their assets in case of further Chinese intervention and s...
2019-08-16 14:34

Climate change experts agree on the last place they'd invest for the future: waterfront property Sean Pavone/Shutterstock When Business Insider spoke to three climate scientists about their retirement plans, it quickly became clear where they wouldn't invest: waterfront property. They said they probably wouldn't buy waterfront property, and cit...
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

Tiara-wearing Iowa Pork Queen lends a hand to help struggling sow give birth at State Fair Gracie Greiner is just your average Iowa Pork Queen, stepping in to pull a piglet without disturbing her tiara.        ...
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

Police officer kills himself, the 9th NYPD death by suicide this year An off-duty veteran New York city police officer killed himself, becoming the ninth police officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

How a Teeny-Weeny Chef Became a Great Big Star The Tiny Chef, the rotund, blissfully humming protagonist of a hit stop-motion video series online, is just the latest testament to the charms of miniature food....
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

Seamen kidnapped off Cameroon's coast: sources A number of seamen have been kidnapped after an attack on their vessel off the coast of Cameroon in West Africa's piracy-plagued Gulf of Guinea, a source in the Cameroonian army and a source at the major port of Douala said on Friday....
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

French 'spiderman' climbs HK tower, hoists reconciliation flag amid mass protests French "spiderman" climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-storey skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolizing reconciliation between China and the territory as weeks of escalating pro-democracy protests show no signs of abating....
2019-08-16 15:00

Trump delays tariffs to help consumers after saying tariffs would not hurt consumers After denying for months that President Trump’s tariffs would negatively affect consumers, multiple administration officials now admit tariffs could hurt holiday shoppers....
2019-08-16 15:00

Trump, banking on strong economy to win reelection, frets over a possible downturn Administration officials are not actively planning for a recession because they do not believe one will occur, and they worry that making such plans would validate a negative narrative about the economy and precipitate a crash, according to people in...
2019-08-16 15:00