TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-11 20:34

Tourists shocked to find popular ‘Gates of Heaven’ attraction on Instagram is fake

Thousands of visitors flock to Lempuyang Temple in Bali each year, hoping to recreate photographs of them posing at the ethereal "Gates of Heaven". But it turns out it is...

Tourists shocked to find popular ‘Gates of Heaven’ attraction on Instagram is fake

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The NBA Is Shocked, Shocked To Find That Tampering Is Going On In Here The NBA will reportedly open an investigation into the 2019 free agency period, based on the observation that roughly a zillion players changed teams this summer despite only Kawhi Leonard taking any meetings or doing any deliberating before making a...
2019-07-24 08:17

Ex-Bill Gates adviser ‘shocked’ to be named one of Jeffrey Epstein’s executors Jeffrey Epstein named Bill Gates’ former science adviser as one of three executors of his $578 million estate — though the man said he was “shocked” to learn of the news. Boris Nikolic, a biotech venture capitalist, distanced ...
2019-08-20 17:34

Bill Gates' former science adviser 'shocked' to be named backup executor of Epstein will A former science adviser for Bill Gates said Tuesday he was “shocked” to learn Jeffrey Epstein had named him as a back-up executor of his $578 million will, according to a report.  ...
2019-08-21 11:00

Nothing to see here: Popular European destinations try to keep tourists in check Cities and towns across the continent say they are feeling overwhelmed as they are confronted with an influx of visitors that has exploded beyond what they can handle....
2019-08-11 08:00

Democrats Shocked to Find They’re in an Actual Primary The 2020 Democratic primary is well underway, and to the great dismay of some political commentators, it does appear to be an actual primary. Who would have thought!...
2019-10-08 08:34

Tourists flock to visit Chernobyl after HBO airs its popular series Tourists have flocked to Chernobyl, Ukraine to see the disaster zone and nuclear power plant depicted in HBOs new series "Chernobyl."       ...
2019-06-11 23:17

New York doctors shocked by what they find during surgery on brain tumor Doctors in New York, who cut into a woman’s brain last September to remove a suspected malignant tumor, were reportedly baffled when they found a mass resembling a “quail’s egg” that turned out to be a tapeworm....
2019-06-07 11:00

Volcano erupts on Italian island popular with tourists, killing hiker on mountainside An Italian hiker from Milazzo was killed on Wednesday as a volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted. According to fire brigade commander Giuseppe Biffarella, the eruption injured another hiker on the side of the mountain, throwing ash high ...
2019-07-04 00:34

Wisconsin family shocked to find live frog in prepackaged salad mix (WFMJ/NBC News)  A Wisconsin family recently found quite the surprise in their pre-packaged salad mix: a live frog! The Allen family found the frog in their Simple Truth Organic lettucewhen they were making dinner after getting groceries from the Pic...
2019-08-20 13:00

Shocked scientists find 400km of dead and damaged mangroves in Gulf of Carpentaria Mangrove monitoring trip to remote coast finds shocking impact of two cyclones across hundreds of kilometresA cascade of impacts including rising sea levels, heatwaves and back-to-back tropical cyclones has created 400km of dead and badly damaged man...
2019-10-03 08:34

Man Slashed Throat Of Teen Popular On Instagram, Took Selfie With Body Police arrived at the gruesome scene Sunday morning, alerted by frantic calls from users on the messaging app Discord. What police heard in those calls was horrifying: Someone had uploaded an image of......
2019-07-16 16:51

Chernobyl writer urges Instagram tourists to 'respect' nuclear disaster site Spike in visitors, including some who pose in little more than a g-string, prompts writer of HBO hit to speak outThe writer of the acclaimed HBO drama series Chernobyl has spoken out about the proliferation of lewd and inappropriate selfies taken by ...
2019-06-12 04:00

Look: Wales tourists find lizard stowed away from Island of Kos Animal rescuers in Wales said a small Balkan green lizard stowed away with some tourists and ended up 2,383 miles from its home on the Greek Island of Kos....
2019-06-14 20:34

Iceland: Tourists find 50 pilot whales dead on beach A group of American tourists spotted the whales during a helicopter tour over the west coast of the Nordic island. Although the huge aquatic mammals are notorious for beaching, the sheer number has surprised experts....
2019-07-20 16:17

Fighting Instagram's $1.3 Billion Problem—Fake Followers As influencers strive for ever-higher engagement numbers, the battle between fake followers and fake-follower-detection tools is turning into an arms race....
2019-09-11 04:00

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

16 Million Accounts Of Indian Instagram Influencers Are Fake, Says Study A whopping 16 million accounts of Indian influencers on Facebook-owned Instagram are fake, revealed a new study, suggesting such people are artificially boosting "vanity metrics" that marketers often......
2019-07-13 19:17

No Special Treatment: Fake Video of Zuckerberg Stays on Instagram Instagram will refrain from taking down an ultra-realistic "deepfake video" of Facebook's CEO bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data....
2019-06-12 07:51

Fake news on Instagram could cause big problems in 2020, report claims Instagram could become the new breeding groud for disinformation in the lead up to the 2020 election because bad actors are adapting their tactics for the image-driven platform....
2019-09-11 05:00

Fake Instagram accounts are hijacking Sudan solidarity campaign Some Instagram accounts have been accused of using a social media campaign that aims to promote solidarity with victims of unrest in Sudan merely to gain more followers on the platform....
2019-06-19 00:51

QB Brett Favre staying retired, Instagram announcement was fake Legendary quarterback Brett Favre says he isn't coming out of retirement. An Instagram announcement declaring his return to the NFL, he said, was a hoax....
2019-06-19 19:17

Fake Saudi prince who flaunted on Instagram sentenced in fraud scheme Miami fraudster Anthony Gignac was sentenced Friday by a Florida judge to 18.5 years in prison for swindling $8 million from people by posing as Middle Eastern royalty, according to reports....
2019-06-02 00:34

Instagram Won't Drop Fake Clip Of Zuckerberg Bragging About "Stolen Data" Instagram will not take down an ultra-realistic "deepfake video" posted on Tuesday of Facebook's chief executive bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data....
2019-06-13 08:51

16 Million Followers of Indian Instagram Influencers Fake, Study Claims A whopping 16 million followers of Indian influencers on Facebook-owned Instagram are fake, revealed a new study, suggesting such people are artificially boosting "vanity metrics"....
2019-07-15 10:51

An Apex Legends Player Analyzed Over 100,000 Matches To Find The Most Popular Drop Zones Apex Legends’ map is full of different places to land in and loot. In the early days, there was no real strategy except going with your gut and hoping for the best. But that’s changed now that countless matches have taken place and players are paying...
2019-08-08 00:00

Use This App to Find the Perfect Instagram Shot When You're Traveling In San Francisco, it started with The Museum of Ice Cream, a “museum” downtown where for $38 dollars you can snap selfies of yourself next to a unicorn or submerged in sprinkles in the building’s “sprinkle pool.”...
2019-06-23 02:34

How to Find and Report Fake Businesses on Google Maps The next time you go to order pizza, or call someone to repair an appliance, make sure you aren’t getting scammed by a representative of a business that doesn’t actually exist....
2019-06-22 08:00

Instagram keeps a detailed list of everything it thinks you're interested in — here's how to find it (FB) Shutterstock Instagram compiles a list of topics it thinks you're interested in inside the Instagram app itself, which is used to show you relevant ads. You can check the list for yourself with just a few taps into some of the Instagram app's deepe...
2019-06-12 04:17

Feds find diamonds, fake passport at Epstein’s townhouse The feds found dozens of diamonds, piles of cash and a fake passport with Jeffrey Epstein’s photo stashed in a safe at the convicted pedophile’s Upper East Side townhouse, they said Monday. Prosecutors told a Manhattan federal judge about the n...
2019-07-15 22:00

I'm Shocked (Shocked!) That Jerry Falwell Jr. Would Send Emails Like This Turns out horndog Jerry Falwell Jr. has multiple facets to how much of a jackass he is. On Monday, we were alerted to how much Falwell insists on talking about his sex life at work, making his coworkers incredibly uncomfortable....
2019-09-13 08:34

Wildlife Traffickers Use Facebook, Instagram to Find Black-Market Buyers Social networks and online marketplaces have long been hubs of illegal activity, including exotic animal trafficking. Smugglers use the platforms as digital billboards, often sharing photos and videos......
2019-07-12 14:17

The trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates docuseries seems like a pretty great commercial for Bill Gates Bill Gates is a man with a complicated legacy in the public eye: part uber nerd, part Machiavellian schemer, part publicly celebrated philanthropist. Simultaneously the second-richest man in the world, and one of its largest charitable contributors,...
2019-08-30 14:34

How consumers rank Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube on privacy, fake news, content relevance, safety, and sharing (FB, GOOGL, TWTTR, MSFT, SNAP) Digital trust is the confidence people have in a platform to protect their information and provide a safe environment for them to create and engage with content. Business Insider Intelligence surveyed over 1,300 global consumers to evaluate their...
2019-07-20 00:34

Private contact information for over 2,000 journalists and popular YouTube creators was leaked on a popular gaming conference's website Christian Petersen/Getty Private contact information for over 2,000 game industry journalists, analysts, and YouTube creators had been accessible online in plain text on the website of the popular gaming conference, E3. The information included nam...
2019-08-05 20:17

The Jeremy Renner app will have to be the dumbest app in heaven now The disparate subjects of human nature and Jeremy Renner nature collided tragically this week, as the official Jeremy Renner app, which has existed on the internet since—Jesus, really?—2017, has apparently announced that it’s being shuttered. The new...
2019-09-05 04:34

This looks like the car you use to tear ass around Heaven until they all get sick of you doing cloud This looks like the car you use to tear ass around Heaven until they all get sick of you doing cloud-donuts and kick you out, where you have to hoon around in Purgatory in a metallic tan Saturn Vue....
2019-06-11 14:51

Heaven’s Vault review – new worlds, new words A gripping adventure from award-winning studio Inkle casts you as an archaeologist translating an ancient alien languageHeaven’s Vault, a science fiction adventure told with the appealing restraint of an Asimov classic, begins as something of a reluc...
2019-05-21 16:17

Court to review Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ rip-off decision A federal appeals court on Monday agreed to review it’s latest decision on whether or not Led Zeppelin ripped off the opening guitar riff of to their legendary rock hit “Stairway to Heaven.” In September 2018, the 9th Circuit of Appeals in San Franci...
2019-06-11 18:34

Original or Copied? ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Is Back in Court Who wrote the 1971 song’s opening passage, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant or Randy Wolfe? The music industry is hoping to get an answer on what makes a song original....
2019-09-22 21:00

$5 Trillion Economy "Isn't Coming Out Of Heaven," Says Pranab Mukherjee Former President Pranab Mukherjee delivered an unusually sharp critique of the government over the economy on Thursday, calling out the disbanding of the Planning Commission and saying that India's......
2019-07-19 08:00

It Must Be Heaven review – Palestine's holy fool lives the dream The latest satire-fable from Elia Suleiman is as droll as ever, but while there’s a kernel of seriousness here it too often lapses into elusive mannerismThe Palestinian film-maker Elia Suleiman, dishevelled yet dapper at all times and never without h...
2019-05-25 13:17

Runner’s heartbroken husband posts photo of her ‘before she heads up to heaven’ A distance runner who has been battling a rare form of cancer for the past decade is now in grave condition, her heartbroken husband confirmed to The Post. Gabriele Grunewald, 32, who was diagnosed with adenoid cystic carcinoma in 2009 while at the U...
2019-06-11 02:00

Volcanoes and Wine: Why a match made in hell tastes like heaven From Etna to Vesuvius, Santorini to Stromboli, volcanoes have long been linked to excellent wines. New book Volcanoes and Wine explores this unlikely terroir...
2019-10-05 11:34

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 23: Deep Cotton 'We're Far Enough From Heaven Now We Can Freak Out' Have you ever heard a song that totally had you at hello? Well, for me, one of those songs would be Deep Cotton’s “We’re Far Enough From Heaven Now We Can Freak Out.” Deep Cotton is the duo of Nate Wonder and Chuck Lightning, Janelle Monae’s longtim...
2019-06-23 21:00

Who Wrote 'Stairway to Heaven'? Music Industry Braces for Lawsuits In deciding that Katy Perry’s hit ‘Dark Horse’ copied a Christian rap song, a federal jury contributed to what music executives worry is a growing trend: infringement cases that claim some popular songs are ripoffs....
2019-08-04 21:51

Chernobyl to become official tourist attraction, Ukraine says Chernobyl, the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster which resulted in thousands of deaths, is to become an official tourist attraction, Ukraine's president has announced....
2019-07-11 14:34

Chernobyl is set to become an official tourist attraction, but is it safe? "Chernobyl is a unique place on the planet where nature has been reborn after a huge man-made disaster," Ukraine's president said."       ...
2019-07-15 19:17

Justice Department backs Led Zeppelin in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case The U.S. Department of Justice has weighed in on the next big music copyright case on the horizon following the Katy Perry “Dark Horse” decision, and taken Led Zeppelin’s side in the long-running copyright dispute that pits the writers of the group’s...
2019-08-19 02:34

Shilpa Shetty's 'Triple Treat Sunday Binge' Looks Like Dessert Heaven Shilpa Shetty revealed that she was bingeing on desserts after two weeks and of course, this weekend's Sunday binge was therefore, extra special for her....
2019-08-14 02:17

Apple: Our Precious Credit Card Must Be Handled Like a Delicate Flower From Heaven This week, the Apple Card became available to the masses, but early adopters who choose to also obtain the physical card in addition to an iPhone-based one may want to store their delicate sliver of titanium in a vacuum-sealed glass box. Read more......
2019-08-22 18:34

Aston Villa in Premier League heaven with play-off Wembley win over Derby For Aston Villa, who are back in the big time, £170m richer and free from the demons that have tormented them ever since they lost in the play-off final 12 months ago, it was a day to remember. Prince William and John Carew hugged one another in the ...
2019-05-28 02:34

'Casting heaven': Danny Boyle excited over Alan McGee biopic Filmmaker Danny Boyle has spoken of his excitement at working on the upcoming Creation Stories film, which brings to the big screen all the hedonism of the most famous British record label of the 1990s....
2019-07-08 04:17

As a black teenager, I loved Morrissey. But heaven knows I’m miserable now | Joshua Surtees I used to defend Morrissey against accusations of racism. Now I feel betrayed by his support for bigots like Tommy RobinsonDear Morrissey, I’m writing this to say, in a gentle way, thank you but no. As beautiful as your words once were, your vocal su...
2019-06-06 14:17

Jeremy Renner's new song claims Heaven doesn't have a name, which is confusing fans (and everyone else) When he’s not killing marginalized groups as Hawkeye or breaking both of his arms playing tag, Jeremy Renner is scatting away to his hearts content. Or... well it sounds like it could be scatting while a cappella, but whatever you might call it, it’s...
2019-07-02 16:34

A bizarre Iowa roadside attraction may become a victim of its own popularity (KWWL) An Iowa roadside attraction has been slowly gaining attention over the last few years, and now it may be at risk of shutting down because of its own popularity. The Hula Hoop Tree is located just outside Amber, along County Home Road 23. “It’s...
2019-09-11 11:34

Disneyland’s New ‘Star Wars’ Attraction Opens Friday The marriage of Disney and Star Wars has given birth to a major new attraction at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” opens to the public Friday. The park promises to take fans beyond the movies, without tr...
2019-05-31 02:01

Fun or folly? Another English cathedral installs a fairground attraction When Bishop Herbert started building a new cathedral in the English city of Norwich in 1096, it was unlikely he ever envisaged it would play host to a 50-foot helter skelter....
2019-08-09 22:34

Jeffrey Epstein’s UES mansion is now a ghoulish tourist attraction Ghoulish gawkers are turning Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side townhouse into a tourist attraction in the wake of his apparent suicide in a Lower Manhattan lockup. More than two dozen people had stopped by the late pedophile’s $77 million...
2019-08-11 21:00

Floor coating replaced at Chicago skyscraper attraction A popular attraction at Chicago's tallest building was closed temporarily after minor cracking was found in the protective coating of its glass floor....
2019-06-13 18:34

Paris archbishop: Notre Dame more than a tourist attraction Everyone, it seems, has an idea for how to rebuild Notre Dame. Proposals for its reconstruction include topping it with a modern glass cover, an ecological garden or even a swimming pool up on the roof....
2019-06-18 16:17

Lawsuit: Flood damage at Noah’s Ark attraction in Kentucky WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are demanding their insurance company bail them out after flooding caused nearly $1 million in property damage. The ...
2019-05-24 23:17

Chicken wire, homer heaven: Inside quirky London Stadium for Yankees-Red Sox LONDON — Our greatest homegrown product appears on the way to England: The home run. The center field fence at London Stadium is 385 feet away (117.4 meters on this side of The Pond), which would be the shortest in the majors — though with a 16...
2019-06-28 22:00

Tour de France 2019: Green jersey guide – Sagan's seventh heaven? "The third of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides is powered by speed as we cock a snook at the fastest men in the peloton and the battle for green. With Peter Sagan getting back to winning ways last year, can anyone stop the Slovakian sho...
2019-07-02 23:00

‘Fatal Attraction’ killer Carolyn Warmus released from prison “Fatal Attraction” killer Carolyn Warmus — a Westchester County schoolteacher who infamously murdered her lover’s wife in 1989 — has been released from prison this week and is headed to the Big Apple, authorities said. Warmus, 55, whose o...
2019-06-18 19:17

Disney Claims Force Was Too Strong at Star Wars Attraction Walt Disney Co. blames itself for the disappointing attendance at its new Star Wars theme-park attraction, believing heavy promotion scared off would-be visitors who expected crowds. But higher prices surely didn’t help either....
2019-08-16 20:34

British cathedral installs 50-foot helter-skelter attraction Mini-golf inside a church? Hold my Holy wine, says the Norwich Cathedral, another British place of worship making headlines this week for installing its own out-of-the-normal attraction inside their hallowed halls....
2019-08-09 09:34

Ukraine plans to make Chernobyl an official tourist attraction For your next vacation, why not go nuclear. The area surrounding Chernobyl — the location of the most devastating nuclear accident in history — will be turned into an official tourist site, a report said. The president of Ukraine signed a decree on W...
2019-07-11 02:34

Coating cracks on glass attraction suspending guests 103 stories in the air The protective coating cracked at Willis Tower in Chicago on Monday. The crack posed no danger to tourists, but was scary to some.        ...
2019-06-13 00:00

Princess Diana death attraction at National Enquirer Live? Not exactly Reports have swelled since last week about a Princess Diana attraction at the new National Enquirer Live theme park.        ...
2019-05-28 20:51

Greek island accused of abusing its star attraction: donkeys Donkeys may be used to carrying heavy loads. However on the island of Santorini they're being abused by local handlers and tourists. Animal rights activists want to save the endangered species....
2019-07-08 14:00

Massive crack from California earthquake becomes bizarre tourist attraction Curious tourists have traveled for miles to check out the damage from the California earthquake, with many taking selfies. Some people even stuck body parts in the crack to see how deep it goes....
2019-07-10 19:51

Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ dispute reignited as court hits repeat on copyright case Attorneys for Led Zeppelin are gearing up for another battle in the iconic band’s ongoing legal bout over whether or not they allegedly ripped off the popular intro to their 1971 song “Stairway to Heaven.”...
2019-06-11 04:17

Unrepentant ‘Fatal Attraction’ killer claims ex-lover is real murderer “Fatal Attraction” killer Carolyn Warmus didn’t express any sympathy for her victim’s husband during the state parole hearing that led to her being sprung from prison after 27 years — instead blaming him for the 1989 mur...
2019-07-04 11:51

Russian tour guide’s inspiring personal story becomes the tourist attraction Vyacheslav Rasner’s tours mainly cover the detailed history of St. Petersburg's main avenue, Nevsky Prospekt -- but many tourists are mainly excited about his personal story....
2019-07-31 18:34

The Bachelorette Star Hannah Brown Explains Her Attraction to Luke Parker If you're caught up on this season of The Bachelorette, you have probably formed an opinion of one Luke P. And if you've been watching closely, that opinion is probably something......
2019-06-06 04:00

Grocery store featured in 'Stranger Things' has become a tourist attraction, sells more Eggos than ever before The managers of the Piggly Wiggly, which was formerly called Bradley's Big Buy, say fans have been coming to the store every day since the third season of "Stranger Things" debuted....
2019-08-23 11:34

'Your Attraction to Me...Is Not a Reason to Kill Me': Laverne Cox Speaks Out About the Murders of Black Trans Women It ought to be common knowledge by now that, without the contributions of black trans women, there would be no gay rights movement in the U.S. Still, they remain the most marginalized and vilified of all LBGTQ groups, a fact that is most evident in t...
2019-06-30 01:00

Princess Diana’s death turned into morbid attraction at Tennessee theme park A theme park has created a bizarre attraction based on Princess Diana’s death in what is being seen as a sick attempt to cash in on the tragedy. Guests are being charged £20 ($25) to see a 3D remake of the 1997 Paris horror crash and even get the cha...
2019-05-25 01:00

Elizabeth Warren expressed her ire over Facebook running fake ads for Trump — by running a fake ad Reuters 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren ran a fake advertisement on Facebook claiming that CEO Mark Zuckerberg endorsed Trump's re-election, taking a jab at the social media platform for allowing the same for President Donald Trump. Net...
2019-10-12 13:34

Lionsgate cancels plans for big John Wick/Mad Men/Hunger Games attraction in Times Square According to Variety, movie studio Lionsgate has announced that it’s dropping a plan to make a ridiculous “indoor entertainment center” in New York’s Times Square that would’ve been like Disney World for fans of the Lionsgate family of products. Appa...
2019-07-08 03:34

Pushy bonobo mothers help sons find sexual partners, scientists find High-ranking mothers lead sons to groups of females and keep guard while they mateTheir mothers are so keen for them to father children that they usher them in front of promising partners, shield them from violent competitors and dash the chances of ...
2019-05-21 14:51

Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone A new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single way to track items, including an activation lock feature for new Macs.Read More...
2019-06-04 01:00

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the apps were born outside of Facebook, have very dif...
2019-08-03 15:34

Disneyland releases stunning photos of completed Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge theme park attraction Disneyland has released a series of amazing images showing its new Star Wars theme park attraction, which is set to open in California on Friday 31 May....
2019-05-31 01:00

Texas victims include 'truck driver in heaven' Relatives say a 35-year-old trucker who was among the seven people killed by a gunman in West Texas was returning home to his family when he was shot. Another victim, Mark Gonzalez, managed to survive after being shot three times. (Sept. 3)  &#...
2019-09-04 03:00

You Will Be Shocked by This Article The two biggest companies behind an internet subgenre — the “chumbox ad” — have joined forces to form a company that will generate $2 billion a year....
2019-10-05 03:00

Tigers that were tourist attraction in Thailand die from sicknesses linked to 'inbreeding' A number of tigers saved from a temple in Thailand where they were a tourist attraction have died from sicknesses linked to inbreeding, wildlife officials said....
2019-09-16 23:00

How we met: ‘I was shocked, because he had the same name as my late boyfriend’ Emily Millar, 35, and Takahiro Muramatsu, 44, met at a party in 2009. They live with their son in Aichi Prefecture, central JapanWhen Takahiro first spotted Emily at a birthday party in 2009, she was carrying a distinctive pink camera. “I’d never see...
2019-09-02 20:00

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge finally lands in Orlando: Details about Disney's new attraction Storm troopers, unite! Star Wars: Galaxy Edge officially opens Aug. 29 at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando       ...
2019-08-21 09:00

Oil adviser 'blinded by attraction' could lose £180k handed to Tinder lover after she declared herself bankrupt A businessman who handed more than £180,000 to his Tinder lover while "blinded by attraction" could end up with not recovering a penny despite a judge ordering her to repay him....
2019-07-01 16:51

It Is Easier To Find Waldo Than It Is To Find Skins Fans At This Skins Home Game [Update] Word started to spread during prime tailgate hours Sunday that the crowd for the afternoon Patriots-Skins game in Landover would be heavily tilted in favor of the road team. By now you don’t need to be told that this has long been a trend at the team...
2019-10-07 03:00

The Diversity In 80 Days Shocked Me, In A Good Way 80 Days, a game based on Jules Verne’s novel Around The World In 80 Days, is now available on Switch. Revisiting the game has allowed me to see myself and my culture in ways that aren’t always visible to me in video games. I am mixed race, with an In...
2019-10-03 03:34

Osaka shocked by brilliant Bencic "Defending champion Naomi Osaka was knocked out of the US Open by Switzerland\u0027s Belinda Bencic, who secured a quarter-final spot against Donna Vekic."...
2019-09-02 21:00

| SA Emerging XI shocked by University Sports SA A century by Neil Brand trumped Janneman Malan’s effort as University Sports South Africa (USSA) claimed a thrilling win over the South Africa Emerging team....
2019-07-05 00:17

NM state senator shocked by DWI arrest: ‘Are you serious?’ ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A New Mexico state senator expressed surprise when he learned he was being arrested on a drunken driving charge, slurring his speech as he lay in an emergency room and saying to an officer, “Are you serious? Jesus Christ....
2019-07-02 09:34

Video: The F1 car so good it shocked Ferrari Ferrari dominated the 2004 Formula 1 season with its F2004, crushing its rivals by winning 15 of that year's 18 races and sealing both world championships early...
2019-06-05 18:34

How we made Everything I Own: Ken Boothe and David Gates on their shared hit ‘It could be interpreted as a love song, but when I played it for my wife she cried – she knew it was about my late father’I was staying with a friend in Canada. He played me Andy Williams’s version of Everything I Own, and said: “Ken, when you get b...
2019-08-20 09:34

Man arrested after climbing Buckingham Palace gates LONDON — London police have arrested a man who climbed the front gates of Buckingham Palace while Queen Elizabeth II was in residence. Police said late Wednesday night that the 22-year-old man was arrested earlier that morning by specialist royal pol...
2019-07-11 16:51

Bill Gates shares his biggest mistake Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said in an interview that the biggest mistake he ever made was missing out on creating what Android ultimately became. By that, he means a mobile operating system that along with iOS killed all other rival mobile opera...
2019-06-28 05:00

In Bill Gates's Mind, a Life of Processing A new documentary profiles the tech-titan-turned-philanthropist. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Mr. Gates reflects on his shifting public image....
2019-09-11 01:34

The Mind of Bill Gates, Revealed on Netflix A new documentary profiles the tech-titan-turned-philanthropist. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Mr. Gates reflects on his shifting public image....
2019-09-10 11:34

Americans Storm the Gates of Royal Ascot The U.S. trainer Wesley Ward has won 10 times, and more of his countrymen are now competing. All 14 starters from outside Europe came from the U.S. in 2017...
2019-06-18 08:51

Pollutionwatch: the fight for clean air at the school gates Parents across Europe take action as air pollution found to restrict children’s lung growthAlmost every week our newspapers report new studies on the damage that air pollution does to our health and especially to children. For example, last November,...
2019-05-23 22:51

Bill Gates Congratulates PM Modi On Poll Win Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday for leading the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to a historic win in the mammoth national elections....
2019-05-25 00:51

Hinchcliffe "shocked" about IndyCar run without podium before Iowa Schmidt Peterson Motorsport's driver James Hinchcliffe says it is "kind of shocking" that it took him 12 IndyCar races to secure a podium in 2019, after finishing third at Iowa...
2019-07-24 04:51

The girl in the box: the mysterious crime that shocked Germany On 15 September 1981, 10-year-old Ursula Herrmann headed home by bike from her cousin’s house. She never arrived. So began one of Germany’s most notorious postwar criminal cases, which remains contentious to this day. By Xan RiceIn the Alpine foothil...
2019-09-24 20:00

Warren Buffett donates $3.6 bln to Gates' and family charities Warren Buffett is donating roughly $3.6 billion of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the biggest contribution in Buffett's plan to give away his fortune....
2019-07-01 17:51

Watch the first trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates docuseries Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming three-part Bill Gates documentary, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates. The trailer shows An Inconvenient Truth director Davis Guggenheim using interviews and a combination of archival...
2019-08-29 21:00

Rajasthan Teen Gets "Changemaker" Award From Gates Foundation A teenage Indian girl has received the "Changemaker" award here by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for her fight against child marriage in her village in Rajasthan....
2019-09-26 00:34

Bill Gates (still) doesn't think regulators should break up Big Tech Bill Gates is unsurprisingly very familiar with antitrust regulations of large tech companies, so how does he feel about the US government's ongoing competition review? He's not a fan -- though not necessarily for the reasons you might thin...
2019-09-17 19:00

The Bachelorette's Rachel Lindsay Says She'll "Never" Be Friends With Raven Gates Again It looks like there's some drama between Rachel Lindsay and Raven Gates. The Bachelorette star spoke briefly about their falling out on Wednesday's episode of Watch What Happens......
2019-10-03 15:00

A Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein That Bill Gates Now ‘Regrets’ Mr. Gates, the Microsoft co-founder, met several times with Mr. Epstein, a sex criminal, a Times investigation found. Mr. Gates now concedes an error in judgment....
2019-10-12 19:34

Petition urges Gates to not honor India PM Modi Bill and Melinda Gates aren’t backing down from honoring India Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite concerns about human rights abuses in the disputed Kashmir region (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-17 04:34

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive He’s still in rarefied air, but Bill Gates is no longer the world’s second-richest person. For the first time in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the Microsoft co-founder dropped to the No. 3 slot – giving way to France’s B...
2019-07-17 14:34

Turkey threatens to 'open the gates' to Europe for refugees The Turkish president has vowed to unblock what was once considered the main gateway for refugees seeking sanctuary in Europe. Recep Tayyip Erdogan demanded the US and the EU create a safe zone in northern Syria....
2019-09-05 22:34

As Modi Heads to U.S. to Receive Gates Award, Controversy Follows Him Activists urged the Gates Foundation not to recognize India’s prime minister with a prestigious award. They accuse him of leading India into “deadly chaos.”...
2019-09-20 09:34

Here Are the 5 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer Bill Gates isn’t doing much light reading this summer. For his annual list of reading recommendations for the season, he’s picked five books that you can really sink into on vacation. The billionaire philanthropist wants readers to learn ...
2019-05-21 14:39

Warren Buffett donates $3.6bn to Gates' and family charities Donation is biggest in billionaire’s plan to give away fortuneBill & Melinda Gates Foundation receives 80% of shares giftWarren Buffett is donating roughly $3.6bn of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities including the Bill & Melinda Gates Founda...
2019-07-01 22:00

Facebook AI researchers’ MelNet AI sounds like Bill Gates A pair of Facebook AI researchers used TED Talks and other data to make AI that closely mimics music and the voices of famous people, including Bill Gates.Read More...
2019-06-11 22:51

Bill Gates on the 3 crucial things his parents did to set him up for success Darren McCollester, Getty In interviews over the years, Bill Gates has revealed three aspects of his childhood that helped shape him into who he is today, including the slightly unconventional way he was raised by his parents, Mary and William Gates...
2019-05-23 22:51

Huh, Bill Gates Sure Hung Out With Jeffrey Epstein a Lot More Than He Admitted Billionaire Microsoft founder Bill Gates had a much closer relationship with late financier and convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein than Gates has previously stated, the New York Times reported on Saturday, including multiple visits to Epstein’s now-...
2019-10-13 02:51

22-Year-Old Scales Buckingham Palace Gates, Arrested A man has been arrested after scaling the gates of Buckingham Palace, where Queen Elizabeth II is currently in residence, officials said on Thursday....
2019-07-11 13:17

Melinda Gates Wants More Girls and Women in STEM. Here’s How She’s Working Toward That. For proof of just how dedicated Melinda Gates is to creating opportunities for future generations, look no further than her mission to help girls and women get into STEM careers. With her position as the co-founder Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and...
2019-05-21 19:34

Man fights housing officer, gets shocked with stun gun: video A New Orleans man pummeled a city housing cop — whose partner stood nearby and watched, shocking video shows. The footage, which appeared on social media earlier this week, shows a man repeatedly punching an unidentified Housing Authority of Ne...
2019-09-27 21:00

Shocked Eekhoff questions UCI’s consistency after DQ in road race "Nils Eekhoff has spoken of the “shock” of his World Championships disqualification after winning the U23 road race – questioning the UCI’s consistency in the process."...
2019-09-28 02:00

Andy Ruiz Jr. Shocked the Boxing World. But Not His Hometown. The “chubby kid” from the rough-and-tumble boxing circuit on the Mexican border upset Anthony Joshua to claim the heavyweight crown. In Imperial, Calif., though, they knew all along he was a “dangerous dude.”...
2019-06-16 10:51

I Love You, Now Die: behind the text suicide scandal that shocked America In an eye-opening new documentary, the story of the teenager accused of coercing her boyfriend to kill himself via text is brought to lightDocumentary film-maker Erin Lee Carr specializes in locating the real story behind what would otherwise be clic...
2019-07-09 10:34

The French Fleabag: 'Viewers in France are shocked by the sexuality' Camille Cottin, France’s Fleabag and the standout star of showbiz comedy Call My Agent, talks about seduction, ruthless women and the power of chic destructivenessMouche, or the French Fleabag, is a near replica of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s hit TV serie...
2019-09-11 13:00

Bangladesh shocked by rise in sex crimes, child rape Multiple incidents of ghastly sexual violence in recent months have raised serious concerns over the safety of women and children in Bangladesh. Experts blame "a culture of impunity" for the spike in sex crimes....
2019-07-10 21:17

Extremism expert: 'I was shocked by Tönnies' racist statement' The head of Schalke's supervisory board, has come under fire for recent comments regarding Africa. DW spoke with fan culture and extremism researcher Robert Claus about what consequences Clemens Tönnies should face....
2019-08-07 13:00

Mom shocked to be left deaf from pregnancy due to rare condition A UK mom-of-two says she couldn’t hear her baby girl cry when she was born, due to a rare condition that caused her to lose her hearing during her pregnancy. Kate Llewellyn-Waters, 42, said she suffers from a genetic defect known as otosclerosi...
2019-06-28 02:51

Why Gwen Stefani Was ''Shocked'' to Be Asked Back to The Voice Gwen Stefani is ready to have a "sweet escape"... to The Voice. Last month, Adam Levine surprised everyone when he announced he was leaving the singing competition show after 16......
2019-06-05 04:34

Israeli president shocked by German skullcap comment Israel's president says he's shocked by a German official's comment that he wouldn't advise Jews to wear skullcaps in parts of the country, which is drawing mixed reactions at home....
2019-05-26 12:51

'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home from school earlier this year with permanent marker ink scribbled on his scalp, but it was not a pr...
2019-08-22 19:34

I’m shocked to learn that not everyone loves my son’s red hair | Séamas O’Reilly An encounter with a ginger-phobe is a reminder of my childhood, and that my homeland is still prejudicedOh,’ she said, her lips pursed with pity and disgust. ‘The ginger’s sticking, isn’t it?’ The speaker in question was a large, friendly Derry woman...
2019-06-02 12:51

Farah, Nike react to 'shocked' Salazar's four-year ban "Mo Farah and Nike have given their reaction after American athletics coach Alberto Salazar was handed a four-year ban for doping violations on Tuesday."...
2019-10-02 03:00

Kevin Anderson: ‘One tennis player coming out might open the gates for others’ The world No 8 on his fierce campaigning streak, how he was shaped by apartheid – and tennis’s long road to equality‘I try not to get too political,” Kevin Anderson says as he winds down at the end of a rainy day at the National Tennis Centre. “But c...
2019-06-16 13:00

Bill Gates said there was more health equality in 1800, but only because most people died before age 35 Mike Lawrence/Getty Images for Gates Archive Bill Gates loves a good chart. On Wednesday, he pointed to one that shows how life expectancy rates have been steadily rising around the world as sanitation improves, people get more vaccines (and better...
2019-09-26 21:00

Bill Gates met with Jeffrey Epstein on numerous occasions: report Billionaire Bill Gates downplayed his connection to Jeffrey Epstein when he claimed he had no business or personal relationship with the pedophile financier, and in fact met Epstein at least three times at his Upper East Side mansion, the New York Ti...
2019-10-13 16:51

Melinda Gates: Capitalism needs work, but it beats socialism and the US is 'lucky' to have it Melinda Gates, in an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick, says people living in developing countries "want to live in these types of capitalistic societies."...
2019-05-21 20:51

Bachelor in Paradise's Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk Are Engaged It's another Bachelor Nation success story: Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk are engaged! The two announced their engagement on Sunday on Instagram. He proposed to her on May......
2019-06-03 01:17

Warren Buffett donates $3.6 billion to Gates' and family charities Warren Buffett is donating roughly $3.6 billion of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the biggest contribution in Buffett's plan to give away his fortune....
2019-07-01 16:51

Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk Are Engaged--See Which Bachelor Couples Are Still Together It's been quite the week for Bachelor Nation and we aren't even two full days into June yet. On Sunday, Bachelor in Paradise fan-favorite couple Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk......
2019-06-03 01:17

Bill Gates Makes Hopeful Predictions for Global Health Bill Gates told an audience at the University of Cambridge on Monday that global malnutrition will be solved and malaria will be virtually eliminated by 2040 if world leaders choose to fund scientific innovation. Speaking at the Cambridge Union in E...
2019-10-07 20:34

San Francisco airport opens gates in new $2.4B Harvey Milk Terminal San Francisco International Airport on Tuesday opened gates its new $2.4 billion terminal and named it after slain gay rights advocate and former city supervisor Harvey Milk....
2019-07-23 19:51

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Escaping the Nxivm Cult’ and a Bill Gates Documentary A mother tries to free her daughter from Keith Raniere’s group, and a Netflix documentary examines the humanitarian efforts of the co-founder of Microsoft....
2019-09-21 08:34

MTA to overhaul subway exit gates after installing easy-to-hop model Gov. Andrew Cuomo and transit officials this week revealed plans to redesign subway emergency exit gates as part of a larger effort to crack down on fare-beaters – after recently installing a new easy-to-hop version that has made evasion simpler than...
2019-06-19 01:17

The Gates Foundation Is Filling Its Coffers With Profits From Private Prisons For soulless ghouls who view the bottom line as superior to basic human rights, for-profit prisons are an apt investment, one that the investment arm of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation just increased its stake in.Read more......
2019-07-23 22:34

Netflix will peer inside Bill Gates' mind with a new docuseries An upcoming Netflix docuseries will offer some insight into Bill Gates's mind as he tries to solve some of the planet's biggest problems. The three-part series, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates, "offers an unprecedented peek in...
2019-08-21 05:00

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Warren Gatland says the Wales squad have been left in shock after his assistant Rob Howley was sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption regulations....
2019-09-19 00:34

Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked Kevin Durant has updated the world on the leg injury he suffered in Game 5 of the NBA Finals upon his return from a calf strain, and the news was as bad as everyone in the world already knew it would be. In an Instagram post on Wednesday afternoon, D...
2019-06-13 01:34

Antikythera Shipwreck and the Discovery of Ancient Tech That Shocked the World Around 60 BC, a ship was wrecked off the northeast coast of a small island called Aigila in the straits between Crete and the Peloponnese. The exact character of the ship is not known, but it was probably a large merchant vessel ...
2019-10-03 20:00

US men's basketball team shocked by Australia, lose 1st game in nearly 13 years The United States' nearly 13-year dominance in the international men's basketball came to a shocking crash Saturday when Team USA suffering its first defeat since 2006 at the hands of Australia....
2019-08-25 06:00

British policeman killed investigating burglary, PM Johnson shocked British police launched a murder investigation after an officer was killed in southeast England, the latest in a spate of violent crimes that has forced new Prime Minister Boris Johnson to pledge to do more to protect law and order....
2019-08-16 15:00

Champions USA shocked by France in Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans were bidding for third world title in a rowFrance’s fourth-quarter surge helps them to 89-79 victoryTeam USA, the runaway favourites to win the Fiba World Cup for a third time in succession, have been bundled out of the tournament in the qu...
2019-09-11 17:34

"Shocked": After Sehwag, Ganguly Slams Imran Khan's Speech At UN Sourav Ganguly joined Virender Sehwag in slamming Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for his speech at the United Nations General Assembly last week....
2019-10-03 22:34

Scientists shocked after study finds biological aging may be reversible A new study shows that scientists might be able to not only slow the process of aging but actually reverse it, Benjamin Button-style. Volunteers in a California study were given a cocktail of three common drugs for one year– a growth hormone an...
2019-09-09 21:00

U.N. Rights Head ‘Shocked’ by Treatment of Migrant Children at U.S. Border Michelle Bachelet, the United Nations human rights chief, condemned the conditions faced by migrant children at the border, urging Washington to “consider the damage being done every day.”...
2019-07-09 02:17

Internet shocked over proposed Justin Bieber/Tom Cruise throw-down "I wanna challenge Tom Cruise to fight in the octagon," read a tweet shared from Justin Bieber's account.        ...
2019-06-10 22:34

TMZ video: Malik McDowell wrestles with police after being shocked with Taser Former Seahawks second-round pick and defensive lineman Malik McDowell is facing multiple felony charges. He was shocked by police with a Taser.       ...
2019-07-09 21:34

Austrian couple shocked by mistaken delivery of 25,000 Ecstasy tablets An Austrian couple who thought they were taking in a delivery of dresses ordered online were shocked to discover one box contained nearly 25,000 Ecstasy tablets....
2019-09-26 18:00

Shocked by the rise of the right? Then you weren’t paying attention | Gary Younge The seeds of Trump, Brexit and Modi’s success were sown by endemic racism and unfairness. Tackling that is the answerThe morning after both Donald Trump’s victory and the Brexit referendum, when a mood of paralysing shock and grief overcame progressi...
2019-05-24 17:00

Reaction: Andreescu shocked by US Open triumph, Serena gracious "So new is Bianca Andreescu to the Grand Slam stage that after beating Serena Williams to win the US Open on Saturday, a tournament official had to show her which side of the trophy was the front."...
2019-09-08 10:34

House intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn, Rick Gates The House intelligence committee said Thursday it's issued two more subpoenas, seeking testimony and records from former national security adviser Michael Flynn and former Trump campaign official Rick Gates....
2019-06-13 19:34

Billionaire Warren Buffett to donate $3.6B in shares to five foundations, including Gates Warren Buffett said he will donate $3.6 billion worth of Berkshire Hathaway shares to five foundations, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.       ...
2019-07-01 18:17

Bill Gates is funding chemical clouds to help stop global warming As fires in the Amazon prompt renewed global outcry over climate change, Bill Gates is backing the first experiment of one controversial solution. It's called solar geoengineering, and it would create a huge chemical cloud that would cool the ea...
2019-09-07 17:34

Bill Gates calls failure to fight Android his “greatest mistake” Enlarge / Bill Gates speaks to Village Global. (credit: Village Global) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently gave a wide-ranging interview to VC firm Village Global, and at one point, the topic of mobile came up. Gates revealed his biggest regr...
2019-06-27 21:01

How Bill Gates-funded solar geoengineering could help stop global warming As fires in the Amazon rainforest prompt renewed global outcry over climate change, Bill Gates is backing the first high-altitude experiment of one radical approach to help. It's called solar geoengineering, and it would create a massive chemica...
2019-09-07 17:34

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation under fire over award to Indian PM Modi International human rights activists have slammed a decision by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to hand India's controversial Prime Minister an award in recognition of his work to improve sanitation in the country....
2019-09-13 05:34

Steve Jobs 'Cast Spells' to Motivate Workers, Says Bill Gates Late Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple was a master at "casting spells" to keep employees motivated and working long hours, according to Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates....
2019-07-08 12:17

Bill Gates and Big Oil back company trying to solve climate change by sucking CO2 out of the air Carbon Engineering wants to address climate change by capturing and removing carbon dioxide straight from the air, but many question whether partnering with oil and gas companies is the right move....
2019-06-22 15:34

Microsoft's Bill Gates regrets Jeffrey Epstein meeting: 'I wish I hadn't' Microsoft founder Bill Gates says he regrets ever meeting with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein to discuss philanthropy, according to a new report....
2019-09-18 08:00

Bill Gates' $400 billlion mistake involves Windows Phone and Android Bill Gates started Microsoft in 1975 along with Paul Allen and the rest is history. You don't get to be one of the wealthiest people in the world and build a trillion dollar company without making some great decisions over the years. At an event held...
2019-06-23 22:51

Steve Jobs Was Master At ''Casting Spells'' On Workers: Bill Gates Apple chief design officer Jony Ive who worked at the iPhone maker for almost 30 years decided to move on last month and form an independent design firm called LoveFrom....
2019-07-08 13:00

'Inconvenient Truth' director launches Bill Gates docuseries on Netflix Netflix announced the new docuseries "Inside Bill's Brain" on Twitter Tuesday. The three-part series explores Bill Gates from director Davis Guggenheim....
2019-08-21 03:34

Twins fans won't have to empty pockets at Target Field gates The Minnesota Twins are making changes at Target Field aimed at making it easier for fans to enter while still maintaining security        ...
2019-06-06 20:51

House intelligence panel subpoenas ex-Trump advisers Flynn, Gates The U.S. House of Representatives' Intelligence Committee has issued subpoenas against former White House adviser Michael Flynn and President Donald Trump's former deputy campaign chairman Rick Gates, the panel said in a statement on Thursday....
2019-06-13 15:34

Watch the Trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates Docu-Series, Out in September Netflix has released a trailer for the three-part Bill Gates documentary series that offers a look at the Microsoft co-founder. It comes across as a part-commercial for his charity Bill & Melinda......
2019-08-30 11:00

Jeffrey Epstein got a meeting with Bill Gates after an aggressive lobbying campaign The Gates episode is another example of late sex criminal Epstein's tireless attempts to contact, influence and advise business titans and other leaders....
2019-09-10 01:34

Bill Gates Says Steve Jobs Cast "Spells" To Keep Apple From Dying Apple's Steve Jobs was singular in his ability to take a company "on a path to die" and turn it into the world's most valuable -- in part by "casting spells," billionaire Bill Gates said....
2019-07-08 10:34

Colton Underwood Inserts Himself Into Rachel Lindsay and Raven Gates' Feud The plot thickens! Colton Underwood is the latest Bachelor Nation member to become tangled in the feud between Raven Gates and Rachel Lindsay. As some fans may know, Rachel and......
2019-10-04 13:34

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation under fire over award for Narendra Modi Alleged human rights violations cast a pall over recognition of Indian prime minister’s flagship sanitation and hygiene initiativeThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is facing a barrage of criticism from prominent lawyers, human rights activists an...
2019-09-12 08:34

Michael Flynn and Rick Gates Subpoenaed to Testify by House Committee The subpoenas are tied to the Intelligence Committee’s investigation of Russia’s attempts to influence U.S. politics and whether foreign interests could influence Mr. Trump, his family or associates....
2019-06-13 17:17

Who Is Robert F. Smith? Learn More About the Billionaire Whose Generosity Shocked a Graduating Class In an astonishing commencement address, billionaire Robert F. Smith announced on Sunday that he will wipe out student debt for the entire 2019 graduating class at Morehouse College, prompting cheers and more than a few tears from shocked listeners to...
2019-05-21 17:51

Female squash competitors 'shocked' after prizes include sex toy, callus remover A group of female squash competitors in Spain were outraged after they were given sex toys, wax and a callus remover as prizes at the Asturias Squash Championship....
2019-05-22 20:17

Canada's Freeland shocked by her department's approval of Assad ally to consulate Canada's foreign minister has condemned her own government's approval of a known supporter of Syrian President Bashir al-Assad to a consular post in Canada, and said she would look into the matter....
2019-09-24 19:00

Trump visits Dayton, Ohio after mass shooting that shocked country U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the Ohio city that suffered one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings that shocked the country....
2019-08-08 13:34

Shocked Israel would ban Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar? Don't be | Joshua Leifer The extent to which the Israeli government has designated opposition to its policies as not just illegitimate but also illegal is now plain to seeAnyone paying attention to the politics of Israel-Palestine could sense this was coming. It was was only...
2019-08-16 17:00

Conservatives Who Spent Months Smearing Ilhan Omar Are SHOCKED She's Being Attacked After an entire crowd full of Trump supporters chanted “send her back” about a U.S. citizen and congresswoman at the encouragement of the racist president, a bunch of people who have spent months attacking Ilhan Omar’s every move began to realize tha...
2019-07-19 07:17

Kim Kardashian "Deeply Shocked" by Photographer Marcus Hyde Misconduct Allegations Kim Kardashian is speaking out against celebrity photographer Marcus Hyde. In a new post shared on Instagram Stories Tuesday afternoon, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star shared her......
2019-07-24 00:17

Angelique Kerber shocked by Anastasia Potapova in French Open first round • Russian teenager Potapova beats No 5 seed 6-4, 6-2• Garbiñe Muguruza avoids upset against Taylor TownsendAngelique Kerber’s bid to complete a career slam at this year’s French Open fell at the first hurdle, as she lost 6-4, 6-2 to Anastasia Potapov...
2019-05-26 16:00

Trump visits Ohio city after mass shooting that shocked country U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the Ohio city that suffered one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings that shocked the country, even as critics and protesters accused him of inflaming tensions with anti-immigrant and racially c...
2019-08-07 19:00

Prepare to be shocked at how many food delivery drivers confess to snacking on orders In a development that may or may not shock you, it seems that a not-insignificant number of food delivery drivers have been known to steal a bite of your order every now and then. That’s the takeaway from a new survey conducted by US Foods whic...
2019-07-31 19:51

Hispanic pastors tour border facility lambasted by AOC and say they are ‘shocked by misinformation’ Rev. Samuel Rodriguez was "full of indignation" when he saw the reports and heard from politicians about the deplorable and inhumane conditions for illegal immigrants at an El Paso County, Texas migrant detention center, but what he saw at the same f...
2019-07-02 15:51

Champions League: Leverkusen shocked at home, PSG outplay Real Madrid Self-inflicted wounds hindered Bayer Leverkusen in their first game of the new Champions League season. In Paris, a host of stars were missing but one side coped better than the other and came out on top....
2019-09-19 00:34

Liverpool lord it, Spurs shocked and Barnes bangers – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss defeats for Tottenham and Manchester United, Ashley and Harvey Barnes on target, goals galore on the continent and a new crime novel seeking publishersJoin the conversation on F...
2019-08-27 00:00

Chanel Miller was ‘shocked’ Brock Turner was only sentenced to six months in jail The woman who was sexually assaulted by Brock Turner was “shocked” when she learned her attacker had been sentenced to serve only six months in jail, she said Sunday in her first television interview. Chanel Miller — who was known f...
2019-09-23 08:34

Scientists shocked by Arctic permafrost thawing 70 years sooner than predicted Ice blocks frozen solid for thousands of years destabilized‘The climate is now warmer than at any time in last 5,000 years’Permafrost at outposts in the Canadian Arctic is thawing 70 years earlier than predicted, an expedition has discovered, in the ...
2019-06-18 18:51

Meet Caty McNally: the teen who almost shocked Serena Williams at US Open When Caty McNally took the court Wednesday night at Arthur Ashe Stadium, she tried not to overthink who her opponent across the way was, even though it happened to be Serena Williams. “I just try to take it as another match and not really worry...
2019-08-29 19:00

'She's not a spy': friends shocked over academic Dr Kylie Moore-Gilbert's jailing in Iran Colleagues defend ‘thoughtful and passionate’ Australian-British lecturer, who was sentenced to a decade in prison on suspected espionage chargesFriends and colleagues of Dr Kylie Moore-Gilbert – the Australian woman sentenced to a decade in prison i...
2019-09-17 06:34

$1 Million Bribe Offered by El Chapo to President? Hondurans Are More Resigned Than Shocked U.S. prosecutors say President Juan Orlando Hernández is complicit in his brother’s drug trafficking. Many Hondurans have given up hope their country can address its chronic corruption and violence....
2019-10-04 07:34

Adam Neumann was mentioned 169 times in WeWork IPO filing — more than Gates, Jobs or Musk in theirs Neumann stepped down on Monday under pressure from investors including Masayoshi Son. Previously, the company claimed he was essential to its success....
2019-09-26 00:34

Bill Gates lost his title as world's second richest person, says Bloomberg Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates lost his title as the world's second-richest person to French billionaire Bernard Arnault, says Bloomberg.       ...
2019-07-17 15:00

Melinda Gates: Sharing school drop-off, kitchen duties changed my marriage Melinda Gates shares stories from her marriage and foundation in her new book, 'The Moment of Lift.'        ...
2019-05-21 14:51

| Noah, Gates join Federer, Nadal for Cape Town charity match Next year's Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal showdown in Cape Town got a further injection of star power with confirmation Bill Gates and Trevor Noah will also take part....
2019-07-05 00:17

Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: report Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein met with Microsoft founder Bill Gates more than once after serving time in jail for soliciting an underage prostitute — to discuss ways to increase philanthropic spending, according to a new report. At least one me...
2019-08-16 21:00

Flood gates closed, homes boarded up in New Orleans as Barry approaches Louisiana Tropical Storm Barry is making its final approach toward the Gulf Coast on Saturday morning. Residents in the region who weren't put under voluntary evacuation were told to shelter in place....
2019-07-13 17:17

Bill Gates explains why he couldn’t duplicate Steve Jobs’ magic ‘spells’ Bill Gates would like you to know that the reason his late rival was able to resuscitate Apple and take the iPhone maker from near-death to being the most valuable company in the world is that Steve Jobs was so successful at making people believe in ...
2019-07-08 01:00

Oktoberfest: Tens of thousands storm gates as Munich beer festival opens Tens of thousands of people were on hand at the start of Munich's Oktoberfest, the world’s largest beer festival. An hour ahead of the official opening, several tents had already closed their doors due to overcrowding....
2019-09-21 15:00

Schiff: Gates, Flynn negotiating with committee about testifying, won't meet subpoena deadline Former Trump campaign deputy chairman Rick Gates – one of former special counsel Robert Mueller’s crucial cooperators – has begun providing documents to the House Intelligence Committee, Chairman Adam Schiff said Tuesday night.The California Democrat...
2019-07-10 15:51

Zookeepers ran to close gates before killer tiger reached public, inquest hears Hamerton zoo park workers tell how enclosure was left open after attack on Rosa KingZookeepers rushed to close gates to an enclosure before a tiger that killed their colleague could reach a public area, an inquest has heard.Rosa King, 33, was savaged...
2019-07-02 22:00

'A Kinder egg?': Boris Johnson shocked to hear prisoners' smuggling techniques – video Boris Johnson grimaced and exclaimed 'you are joking' as he was shown a body scan from a prisoner who tried to smuggle contraband into jail in a Kinder egg hidden inside his body. The prime minister was on a tour of HMP Leeds, an inner-city Victorian...
2019-08-13 23:51

LeBron James’s camp reportedly ‘shocked’ at ex-Cavs GM’s talk of ’miserable’ experience "Literally the moment we won the championship I knew I was gonna leave," David Griffin said. "There was no way I was gonna stay for any amount of money."...
2019-08-02 18:17

May ‘deeply shocked’ by Trudeau’s wearing of racist makeup in past photos, video Green Party Leader Elizabeth May said she is "deeply shocked" by the photos and video showing Liberal Party Leader Justin Trudeau wearing blackface and brownface....
2019-09-22 18:34

Kim Kardashian 'deeply shocked, saddened and disappointed' by allegations against photographer Marcus Hyde Kim Kardashian is speaking out following recent allegations that a photographer she has previously worked with, Marcus Hyde, offered a model a free photoshoot in exchange for nude pictures. ...
2019-07-24 05:17

Sophie Turner shocked by 'Game of Thrones' Easter Egg hidden in Season 1 poster Sophie Turner was left in shock after her “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” co-star Jessica Chastain dropped some major “Game of Thrones” Easter Egg knowledge on her. ...
2019-05-30 19:34

People Using Tesla's New Smart Summon Feature Are Already Running Into Trouble And It's Hard To Be Shocked Just a few days ago, Tesla announced their new Version 10 software update, which included such things as the ability to play Cuphead and watch Netflix while in park, as well as their new Smart Summon feature, which frees humanity from the brutal indi...
2019-09-29 22:34

AOC shocked to agree with GOP's Freedom Caucus on surveillance tech: 'Check the sky for flying pigs' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she checked to see if pigs could fly after she found a rare moment of common ground with House Republicans on Wednesday over the protection of Americans from surveillance....
2019-05-23 11:00

Microsoft's Flight Simulator reveal shocked fanatics who hadn't seen an upgrade in 13 years Developers were caught off-guard by a new version of Microsoft's Flight Simulator, though the company says it still wants contributions from outsiders....
2019-06-23 16:51

Brock Turner sex assault victim Chanel Miller says she was 'shocked' by short sentence The woman who was sexually assaulted by former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner was “shocked” when she learned he had been sentenced to only six months in jail, she said during a TV interview Sunday....
2019-09-23 20:00

‘Users have no idea’: Mozilla exec says Amazon Alexa recordings ‘shocked’ his family Alan Davidson, the vice-president of global policy, trust and security for the company that makes the Firefox browser, appeared at a Canadian committee....
2019-05-29 23:00

I'm Honestly Shocked the 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition Starts Under $90,000 Back when the 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition was announced, we just automatically assumed Toyota would take this opportunity to charge a ton of money for what’s basically a cosmetic package, we guess for a sticker price over $90,000. We we...
2019-08-03 16:34

Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates are mega rich. But their Seattle suburb is running out of money Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates are the richest people in the world. Amazon is headquartered in Seattle and Microsoft is just outside the city.       ...
2019-06-27 23:51

Terry Pratchett Predicted the Rise of Nazis Online During an Interview with Bill Gates in 1995 Most Americans weren’t online back in 1995, let alone getting most of their news from online sources. But the late fantasy author Terry Pratchett knew what was coming. And a newly unearthed GQ interview from 1995, with Bill Gates no less, reveals tha...
2019-05-30 22:51

Bill Gates says Steve Jobs could be both an 'asshole' and a wizard who cast 'magic spells' on people Jeff Chiu/AP Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates has said Apple cofounder Steve Jobs was a wizard, who was able to "cast spells" that "mesmerized" people. Gates said Jobs was capable of being an "asshole," but believes that there is no one else who can...
2019-07-08 17:34

This health investor shadowed Jeff Bezos, worked for Bill Gates: Here’s what he learned "I don’t always have the right answers, but I do have a lot of scars and I’m happy to share those,” said Peter Neupert.       ...
2019-07-22 02:17

Bill Gates and Travis Kalanick invest in A.I. chip start-up using light to move data Luminous wants to use silicon photonics -- a way to move data quickly with light -- to build a chip that can outperform Google's latest AI hardware. Big names are signing on....
2019-06-04 13:34

Forbes 400: Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett remain the richest people in the US The CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, remains the richest person in America despite parting with $46 billion over the past year, according to Forbes.       ...
2019-10-03 21:00

Turkey's Erdogan threatens to 'open the gates,' allow Syrian refugees to leave for Western countries The president of Turkey said Thursday he would be forced to “open the gates” and allow a route for Syrian refugees to travel into western Europe unless a deal is reached with the U.S. by the end of the month to help resettle migrants in a so-called “...
2019-09-05 15:00

Swedish teen climate activist takes school strike to gates of United Nations Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg took her weekly campaign for greater action on climate change to the gates of the United Nations on Friday, urging "everyone who cares about our future" to join her when world leaders gather in New York next mo...
2019-08-31 00:34

Rahul Bose Shocked At Sky-High Bill For 2 Bananas At 5-Star Hotel: Twitter Reacts "I was in the gym and I asked for two bananas while I was working out and, of course, I got the bananas. Check the bill out", said Rahul Bose in his video tweet....
2019-07-24 16:00

Watch: U.S. Open tennis champ Bianca Andreescu shocked while holding NBA Finals trophy New U.S. Open women's tennis champion Bianca Andreescu was stunned when presented with a chance to hold the NBA's Larry O'Brien trophy -- won by the Toronto Raptors in June -- during a TV appearance in Canada....
2019-09-12 15:34

Deadspin Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked | The Root White Pe Deadspin Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked | The Root White People Want Trump | Jezebel The Standard for a ‘Good’ Man Is Truly Very Low | Splinter Congresswoman Calls Out GOP ‘Sex-Starved Male’ Colleagues and All...
2019-06-13 03:34

Andrew Luck's retirement shocked the sports world. These players quit in their prime, too. Andrew Luck joins the likes of Barry Sanders, Jim Brown, Sandy Koufax and others to call it quits in their prime.       ...
2019-08-27 05:00

Queens residents shocked ‘quiet’ neighbor charged in Times Square terror plot The Queens man charged with hatching a disturbing plot to shoot up Times Square is a “quiet” guy whom neighbors barely knew, they said on Friday. Residents of the predominately Muslim neighborhood in Jackson Heights were floored to learn ...
2019-06-07 22:51

Jersey Shore Star Arrested After ‘Physical Altercation’ Reports, Shocked With Stun Gun By Police (LOS ANGELES) — “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro was arrested early Friday on suspicion of kidnapping in Los Angeles and had to be shocked with a stun gun while being taken into custody, police said. Ortiz-Magro was taken into...
2019-10-05 09:34

Bill Gates’ former advisor Boris Nikolic turns down role as executor of Jeffrey Epstein’s estate Bill Gates’ former science adviser, Boris Nikolic, has formally said he won’t serve as one of the three executors of Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, according to new court papers. The 49-year-old biotech venture capitalist — who said last month he wa...
2019-09-28 04:34

Years after serving jail time, Jeffrey Epstein found a way to meet with Microsoft's Bill Gates Microsoft founder Bill Gates spoke more than once with Jeffrey Epstein, the late financier accused of child sex trafficking, to discuss ways to increase philanthropic spending, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter....
2019-08-15 00:17

House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas to Mueller Witnesses Rick Gates and Michael Flynn The House Intelligence Committee announced Thursday that it had issued subpoenas to former Trump advisers Rick Gates and Michael Flynn, two key cooperating witnesses in former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interfer...
2019-06-13 17:51

Manny Robles: ‘We shocked the world. Andy Ruiz’s story is a lesson in hope’ | Donald McRae The trainer tells of his struggle as a Mexican in the US, his respect for Anthony Joshua – and keeping his boxer in line for the heavyweight rematch“All the joy and all the pain came out,” Manny Robles says as he remembers how he cried after his figh...
2019-06-10 16:17

Fellow writers, fans shocked and saddened by death of Christian writer Rachel Held Evans Rachel Held Evans, who is known for her progressive Christian voice, died early Saturday morning after a brief illness, according to her husband.        ...
2019-05-21 14:51

Laurent Koscielny considers buying out Arsenal contract with club shocked by captain's behaviour Arsenal club captain Laurent Koscielny has refused to travel on the club's pre-season tour to the United States in a bid to force his way out of the club....
2019-07-11 14:01

San Diego Padres' Jacob Nix arrested, shocked with Taser after allegedly entering house through doggy door San Diego Padres pitcher Jacob Nix was reportedly arrested in Arizona on Sunday after he allegedly tried breaking into a home by squeezing through a doggy door....
2019-10-12 04:34

The Bahamas’ Big Need Is Tourists, It Says The 700-island nation is in mourning after the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. But with the country dependent upon tourism, travel officials say that many hotels and resorts are open and eager for visitors....
2019-09-17 19:34

Countries with hardly any tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tourism range from segregating visitors to fines for ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Why Amsterdam wants tourists to go elsewhere Amsterdam's urban charms have always been a draw for tourists, but now the city is trying to reduce visitor numbers. One message: Go see the rest of the Netherlands. Find out other ways they're discouraging overtourism....
2019-05-23 14:17

Venezuela: ‘Shocked’ by alleged torture, death of navy captain, UN human rights chief urges ‘in-depth’ investigation The UN human rights chief has expressed her deep concern over the alleged torture and subsequent death of a retired navy captain who had been imprisoned in Venezuela, urging authorities to conduct a prompt, thorough, independent, and transparent inve...
2019-07-03 00:34

Amazing places with almost no tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tourism range from segregating visitors to fines for ...
2019-06-04 02:17

4 die after bus with Chinese tourists crashes Four people died after a tour bus carrying them and other visitors from China crashed, rolling onto a guard rail and leaving carnage and debris in its wake on a highway running through the red-rock landscape of southern Utah. (Sept. 21)   &...
2019-09-22 00:34

20 European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
2019-07-25 01:51

Are tourists getting more badly behaved? Whether it's acting inappropriately at Balinese temples or turning up in unsustainable numbers, tourists have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons....
2019-10-09 06:00

Tourists May Soon Be Able To Tweet Their Grievances To Government The Tourism Ministry is planning to launch a Twitter-based grievance redressal mechanism for tourists to file their complaints in real time on the lines of a platform run by the External Affairs......
2019-07-04 12:00

Tourists spent nearly $2.5B in Tucson last year TUCSON – When it comes to tourism in Tucson, business is booming. “We’ve had a really incredible year. It’s been sort of a run of a few really good years with double-digit increases,” said Dan Gibson of Visit Tucson. “Tourists in 20...
2019-08-14 15:17

This naked bar in the UK invites tourists to sip and strip It’s bottom’s up — and out — at this UK naked bar. The Coach & Horses, a historic Soho district pub, was recently granted a nudist license, giving its customers and bartenders permission to let it all hang out. The otherwise-very-traditio...
2019-06-04 16:51

These are the best countries for tourists to visit in 2019, according to the WEF The Wolrd Economic Forum ranked 140 countries based on their appeal to tourists, but warned that many countries were nearing a tourism "tipping point" that threatened to overwhelm or damage their resources....
2019-09-04 19:34

20 beautiful European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
2019-07-31 23:51

Here There Be Dragons. But Can They Survive an Invasion of Tourists? Barring tourists from the giant lizards’ island lair may save them, but the moratorium could doom residents, who will have to leave, too. If they refuse? “It’s their own fault if the Komodo eat them.”...
2019-08-12 10:17

Tourists are flocking to Chernobyl thanks to HBO miniseries CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — The success of a US television miniseries examining the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl has driven up the number of tourists wanting to see the plant, and the ghostly abandoned town that neighbors it, for themselves. ...
2019-06-06 21:17

Saudi Arabia Invites Tourists: What You Need to Know For the first time, the conservative kingdom is opening its doors to travelers who want to visit for more than religious reasons. But how ready the country is for foreign tourists is a question....
2019-09-27 19:00

How tourists are ‘loving’ dolphins to death Humans have bonded with dolphins in many fascinating — and sometimes controversial — ways, but conservationists say our curiosity for the highly intelligent marine mammal is putting them at serious risk. That’s why New Zealand officials are ban...
2019-08-30 00:00

Bill Gates Explains He Met With Jeffrey Epstein Because Epstein Knew 'a Lot of Rich People' On Monday, CNBC reported that Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates met with late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein in 2013 after Epstein “unleashed an aggressive lobbying campaign” to secure that meeting. In an interview...
2019-09-11 11:00

New on Netflix this week: Between Two Ferns: The Movie, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates + more With so many TV shows and movies arriving on Netflix in Australia each week, it can be hard to keep track of the service's many new additions as they arrive.To help you find what's really new, we'll be publishing weekly updates that su...
2019-09-20 08:00

Bill Gates, who said he had no relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, reportedly met with the disgraced financier multiple times, including a 2011 meeting with billionaire Eva Dubin and her teenage daughter Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Since Jeffrey Epstein was arrested on charges of sex trafficking of minors and conspiracy in July, billionaire Bill Gates has downplayed his relationship with the late financier. Now, contrary to Gates' assertion last ...
2019-10-13 04:17

My Night: Ricky Hatton reflects on the night he shocked Kostya Tszyu In his own words, Ricky Hatton details the best night of his career The post My Night: Ricky Hatton reflects on the night he shocked Kostya Tszyu appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-04 16:00

Skaggs family 'shocked' over possible Angels link to death The family of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs says it was startled to learn that a club employee 'may' be part of the investigation into the 27-year-old's death from an accidental drug overdose      &#...
2019-08-31 15:00

Napoli coach 'shocked' over unfinished dressing rooms Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti says he is "shocked" that his club's dressing room remains an unfinished construction site days before the team's first home matches against Sampdoria and Liverpool       ...
2019-09-12 17:00

Bear cub killed for being ‘too friendly’ after tourists fed it, took selfies SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials have killed a young black bear that people have been feeding and taking photos with. The Statesman Journal reports state wildlife biologists determined last week that the 100-pound (45-kilogram) male bear ...
2019-06-19 00:17

4 Dead After Bus Carrying Chinese Tourists Crashes In US At least four people were killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese tourists crashed on Friday near Bryce Canyon National Park in the western US state of Utah,......
2019-09-21 09:34

As Trade War With U.S. Grinds On, Chinese Tourists Stay Away The number of Chinese tourists is falling. And that’s especially painful to businesses they favor, because they tend to spend more than other visitors....
2019-06-12 09:51

This Town Of 800 People Gets 1 Million Tourists A Year Hallstatt in the Austrian Alps is a town so beautiful, people can't stay away. The World Heritage Site with a population of 800 receives around 1 million tourists a year....
2019-08-01 15:00

Tourists hit with $471 bill for two plates of spaghetti in Rome Non va bene! A restaurant in Rome has been blasted on Twitter after a customer alleged that the establishment unfairly charged her and a friend $471 for two plates of spaghetti with fish. After much uproar, travel site TripAdvisor temporarily suspend...
2019-10-04 03:00

Venice to fine tourists who break these new rules Venice is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, so how are the Italians planning to control the flow of people? New sanctions.        ...
2019-05-22 16:34

Bruges to limit tourists due to fears of being like ‘Disneyland’ Another city has fallen victim to the scourge of tourism. This time, it’s the popular Belgian pitstop of Bruges, an UNESCO World Heritage city known for its medieval buildings and nicknamed the “Venice of the North” for its picturesque canals. (You m...
2019-06-19 05:51

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists The pyramids of Egypt have long attracted visitors intrigued by their ancient history, and now travelers have the opportunity to visit a distinctive structure just south of Cairo....
2019-07-15 19:00

Amsterdam invites tourists to 'marry' a local for a day Fake weddings aim to improve relations between residents and visitors and include a brief ‘honeymoon’ to explore the city’s less popular sights I’m wearing a vintage bridal gown with a long train, and my groom, Julian du Perron (30), is in a top hat....
2019-06-05 18:51

These are America’s safest cities for tourists 24/7 Wall St. has put together a list of the safest cities for tourists to visit based on a review of violent crime levels per 100,000 people.        ...
2019-06-06 03:34

Five killed in New Zealand as bus with Chinese tourists rolls over A bus carrying 27 people, mostly Chinese tourists, rolled over on a highway in New Zealand's North Island on Wednesday, killing five people and injuring six, police said....
2019-09-04 09:00

Chinese tourists are flocking to this lake just for selfies DALI, China — Chinese tourists are flocking to a lake in southwest Yunnan province to recreate photos that have gone viral on social media, the country’s latest selfie craze. Visitors to Erhai lake say photography sets offering everything from rare a...
2019-06-21 21:34

NASA Is Opening the ISS to Tourists—but Don't Worry, You Can't Afford It Starting as early as next year, NASA will make the International Space Station available to space tourists and other business ventures. Sounds exciting, but the associated costs are far beyond what most of us can afford. Read more......
2019-06-08 05:17

| US moves to bar American tourists from visiting Cuba The Trump administration clamped down on US tourist visits to Cuba Tuesday, aiming to cut the flow of dollars to a country that Washington accuses of helping prop up Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
2019-06-05 13:17

‘It’s getting like Disneyland’: Bruges pulls up drawbridge on tourists The picture-perfect Flemish city is just the latest to announce a crackdown on visitor numbers. But not everyone is happyThere is a distinctly military pace to the ant-like line of tourists that streams out every morning from Bruges’s sprawling art-d...
2019-06-16 21:34

Accident in Turkey injures 25 tourists; most from Poland Turkey’s state-run news agency says a tour bus carrying tourists from Poland, Russia and Norway veered off a road near the Mediterranean coast and rolled over, injuring at least 25 people...
2019-07-24 09:17

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their phones....
2019-07-03 17:17

Egypt: 11 tourists safe after hot air balloon incident LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian officials say 11 tourists are safe after their hot air balloon drifted away, forcing them to land in the country’s southern desert. The officials say the tourists — five Indians, four Chinese, a British and an Egypt...
2019-06-20 14:51

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it has been reported....
2019-07-03 14:01

Rohtang Pass To Open For Tourists From June 1 Rohtang Pass, the 13,050 feet gateway to Lahaul and Spiti Valley, is set to open for tourists from June 1 onwards, according to district authorities....
2019-05-30 04:34

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
2019-07-03 17:00

Washington Monument back to elevating tourists over D.C. Closed for 3-years to repair and update the elevator and adding a security facility, The Washington Monument opens for tourists on Sept. 19, 2019.       ...
2019-09-19 05:00

Several tourists die as freak storm strikes Greece Seven people, including six tourists, were killed and dozens more injured in a freak storm Wednesday that tore through north Greece, officials said. The storm slammed the tourist destination of Halkidiki, where gale-force winds, heavy rain and hail b...
2019-07-11 23:51

UN refugee agency ‘deeply shocked’ at stabbing death of ‘deeply courageous’ Polish mayor The Mayor of the historic port city of Gdansk in Poland, has died in hospital after being stabbed at a televised charity event on Sunday, prompting the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, to issue a statement on Monday praising him as “a deeply courageous, mor...
2019-05-21 17:17

Family of Dayton mass shooter 'shocked and devastated' by Sunday deaths For the first time, the family of the Dayton mass shooter issued a statement to the public, read by Bellbrook Police Chief Doug Doherty.        ...
2019-08-07 20:00

14 popular TV shows that were almost canceled too soon Fox Year after year we see the cancellation of great television shows, and even some that don't quite make it off the ground to begin with. Some popular TV shows were almost canceled too soon at one time or another, but thanks to loyal fans, res...
2019-07-16 01:34

iPhone 11 may be a lot more popular than anyone expected Leading up to the iPhone 11 introduction at last week’s media event, there was a sense that this year’s iPhone lineup would be something of a stop-gap measure before the release of the iPhone 5G in 2020. To our pleasant surprise, however,...
2019-09-21 05:34

These are the 20 most popular stores in America Walmart, McDonald's and Starbucks top 24/7 Wall St.'s list of the top 20 stores in the U.S. Drug stores and convenience stores also made the list.        ...
2019-05-30 04:01

The 25 most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean From cozy flannel to those iconic Bean Boots, the most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean can help you stay warm and stylish all season long.       ...
2019-09-14 01:34

Here are the top 10 most popular shows on Netflix right now The third season of Stranger Things has been out for almost a month now, and the Internet is still fawning over the kids from Hawkins, Indiana, and the new adventures they get into this time around as well as all the nostalgic 80s references the Duff...
2019-08-01 22:51

Carl Sargeant 'shell-shocked' by groping claims, widow tells inquest A Welsh politician who was found dead in his home was "shell-shocked" by allegations that he had groped and touched women, his widow has told an inquest....
2019-07-09 22:34

2 tourists killed by heavy storms in Switzerland and Greece Authorities say a tourist has drowned in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva after her boat capsized in a driving storm and another was killed in nearby France.       ...
2019-06-16 21:17

Four German tourists arrested over Mallorca gang rape An 18-year-old German woman reported the alleged attack, in a hotel room in the northeast of the island, to police. The men were detained at Palma De Mallorca airport as they checked in for their return flight....
2019-07-05 08:00

US tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. The couple, Irma Barrera, 33, and her husband, Roy Perez, 38, were vacationing with their 15-year-old d...
2019-08-07 06:34

Bison Gets Irritated By Tourists, Tosses Child Into Oblivion Look, if you’re going to hunt bison to the brink of extinction, you can’t be surprised when one of them takes an opportunity for revenge. The creature would’ve garnered more sympathy if it had picked on one of the larger tourists, though....
2019-07-25 04:51

Nearly 70 tourists to Dominican Republic reported illness since March Nearly 70 tourists have reported getting violently ill while vacationing in the Dominican Republic since March, according to a commonly used website that tracks food-borne illness outbreaks. That’s up from just 10 reported illnesses in the country fo...
2019-06-11 04:51

Missing Canada teens now suspects in murder of tourists The two teenage boys who were first categorized as missing in northern Canada are now suspects in the murder of an Australian tourist and his American girlfriend, as well as an unidentified man whose body was found near the boys' abandoned flaming ca...
2019-07-24 01:51

Egypt explosion injures tourists near Giza pyramids At least 14 people were injured in an explosion that targeted a tourist bus carrying 25 South African citizens, Egypt's state-run Ahram daily reported....
2019-05-21 15:34

Queen who? Her Majesty pranks confused American tourists Queen Elizabeth II still has a good bit of mischief in her — she once pranked a group of American tourists who stumbled upon her on the grounds of one of her castles, but didn’t recognize her. The tourists happened upon her majesty outsid...
2019-09-01 11:00

Dubai To Offer Free 30-Day Alcohol Licence For Tourists Dubai will now offer a free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists, a move that ensures visitors will not be penalised for breaking the law, the media reported on Friday....
2019-07-12 12:17

Rude tourists in Japan get schooled on local etiquette Kyoto residents complain that tourists chase geisha down streets for photos, are loud and disruptive at night, and ignore local customs. The charming, historic, temple-filled Japanese city has always been a travel hot spot, and its number of visitors...
2019-10-02 10:34

Tourists flock to Uluru before ban, straining sacred site Tourists to Australia’s Uluru, a massive sandstone monolith in the heart of the Northern Territory’s dry “Red Centre”, are flocking to climb the land structure before soon being banned from doing so....
2019-07-12 02:00

How tourists and fame ruined the most pristine beach in Thailand In the 2000 Leonardo DiCaprio movie “The Beach,” the eponymous Thai destination is a sought-after, stunning blue cove, prized as much for its pristine waters as its secrecy. Few are aware of it; those who are keep its location on the down...
2019-09-03 11:34

Orthodox Jews sick of being ‘photographed like animals’ by tourists “They see me as a freak,” said Max Hauer. “They see us as people from another world [and] if you’re not seen as human, then they think it’s OK” to take photos and stare....
2019-09-08 05:00

India to allow tourists in Kashmir, but they likely won’t have access to internet or phones The government instructed tourists and Hindu pilgrims to leave on Aug. 2, three days before India stripped the Muslim-majority region of its statehood and decades-old semi-autonomy....
2019-10-08 17:34

Tourists rail against 'train street' selfie ban in Vietnam Visitors disappointed as Instagram-famous tracks in Hanoi closed for safety reasonsSelfie-snapping tourists railed against the closure of Hanoi’s “train street” on Thursday after police blocked off the Instragram-famous tracks for safety reasons.The ...
2019-10-10 18:00

India orders students, tourists out of Kashmir for security Thousands of Indian visitors and students are fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine “to curtail their stay” in the disputed territory, citing security concerns...
2019-08-04 04:17

Saudi Arabia to open itself up to foreign tourists for first time Kingdom eyes holidaymakers as part of plan to diversify economy away from oilSaudi Arabia is to offer tourist visas for the first time, opening up the ultra-conservative kingdom to holidaymakers as part of a push to diversify its economy away from oi...
2019-09-27 13:34

5 American tourists have died in the Dominican Republic in less than three months Screengrab/NBC News Portia Ravenelle and Orlando Moore, of New York, died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic in March while driving to the airport. Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day, of Maryland, and Miranda Schaup-Werner, of Pennsylvani...
2019-06-05 23:00

Saudi Arabia introduces 'decency' rules for tourists The Arab kingdom has identified 19 offenses against decency that will be punishable with a fine. The code of conduct comes as the country begins offering tourist visas for the first time....
2019-09-29 18:00

Six tourists killed in fierce storm in northern Greece Two children among dead after series of incidents in Halkidiki region, with dozens injuredSix tourists have been killed and dozens of people injured in a fierce storm in northern Greece, authorities have said.Strong winds and hail hit the Halkidiki r...
2019-07-11 13:17

Girl tossed in air after bison charges Yellowstone tourists YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials say a bull bison tossed a 9-year-old Florida girl into the air when the animal charged a group of about 50 tourists. Park officials say the bison rushed the group Monday after...
2019-07-25 11:00

‘Chernobyl’ miniseries sends curious tourists to Lithuania An HBO miniseries featuring Soviet-era nuclear nightmares has sparked global interest in the 1986 Chernobyl disaster and increased atomic tourism in Lithuania...
2019-07-31 17:51

Thomas Cook Needs $250 Million, Or 1.6 Lakh Tourists May Get Stranded Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of......
2019-09-20 19:34

US loses billions as Chinese tourists stay away over trade war The number of arrivals from China to the US fell last year for the first time in 15 years. The Chinese are the world's highest-spending foreign visitors and their tourism dollar is sorely missed....
2019-06-13 23:51

Shorts in Alaska? Residents, tourists cope in heat You wouldn't normally associate Anchorage, Alaska with record heat, but that's been the case for the last 11 days, The National Weather Service says there have been nine new daily high temperature records set in the last 11 days in Anchorag...
2019-07-10 08:17

Saudi Arabia pulls out the stops to draw more tourists Saudi Arabia plans to tap everything from a 2,000-year-old UNESCO heritage site to the "the longest, tallest and fastest roller coaster in the world" to boost domestic tourism....
2019-08-26 20:34

Tourists injured in Venice cruise ship crash A cruise ship lost control before docking in Venice's San Basilio terminal, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat. At least four boat passengers sustained minor injuries....
2019-06-02 17:00

7 U.S. tourists have died of illness at Dominican resorts since January A Staten Island, N.Y., woman died this week while vacationing in the Dominican Republican, bringing the number of Americans who have died due to illness at resorts in the Caribbean country to seven this year....
2019-06-15 01:17

Can tourists coexist with nature on Lebanon's Rabbit Island? Lebanon's beaches have a serious pollution problem. But off Tripoli's Mediterranean coast, a pristine haven attracts migrating wildlife and daytrippers alike. Can the tourists and turtles find a way to coexist?...
2019-08-30 14:34

Tourists scatter as Hurricane Dorian hurls toward Bahamas Tourists scrambled to leave the Bahamas on Friday as Hurricane Dorian approached its northwestern islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco, eager to take off before the international airport was to shut down at 10 p.m....
2019-08-31 05:00

German tourists perish in Alaskan glacier lake A German couple was among three people found dead in a glacial lake in Alaska. Local officials say chunks of ice falling from the Valdez Glacier may have knocked the tourists out of their boat and into the icy water....
2019-08-01 06:17

427 Tourists Stranded After Cloudburst Evacuated From North Sikkim Altogether 427 tourists were evacuated from North Sikkim on Thursday, four days after they got stranded in the district as torrential rain damaged road infrastructure, an official said....
2019-06-20 23:51

Saudi Arabia Opens Kingdom to Foreign Tourists Saudi Arabia is opening the ultraconservative kingdom to tourists for the first time, easing restrictions for foreign visitors as part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s initiative to diversify the oil-dependent economy....
2019-09-27 20:34

At least four Chinese-speaking tourists killed in Utah bus crash A bus carrying 30 tourists lost control about seven miles from Bryce Canyon National Park At least four people have been killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese-speaking tourists crashed near Bryce Canyon nationa...
2019-09-21 19:34

China bans solo tourists from visiting Taiwan The Chinese government announced Wednesday that it will suspend a program allowing solo tourists from 47 cities to visit Taiwan, amid rising cross-strait tensions....
2019-07-31 23:51

100 most popular rock bands of all time These are the 100 most popular rock bands of all time based on Wikipedia page views, Facebook “likes” and Spotify popularity.        ...
2019-05-21 19:34

World's most popular cities revealed Antalya, Turkey, is the No. 10 most popular city in the world among international overnight travelers, according to Mastercard's Global Destination Index of 200 cities. What nine places had even more visitors in 2018?...
2019-09-04 07:34

The popular novel that’s inspiring a new Hulu show Since it was first published in August 2018, “Normal People” by Irish author Sally Rooney has gotten a ton of love — including wild enthusiasm on Instagram, with more than 38,000+ posts including pictures of people reading the book and sometimes just...
2019-06-08 15:51

These are the 10 best attractions for car lovers in the US, according to popular vote From car museums and factory tours to driving experiences and live auctions, these 10 car attractions should be on every enthusiast’s bucket list.       ...
2019-09-04 18:34

The most popular products bought on Prime Day Now that Prime Day is over, these are the 10 most popular deals our readers bought during the 48-hour sale extravaganza       ...
2019-08-01 17:34

These are the 22 most popular vehicles of 2019, according to J.D. Power J.D. Power released its 24th annual Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study, showing the top 20 vehicles of the 2019 model year.       ...
2019-07-24 14:51

20 jobs popular in the 1950s that are almost gone today Nina Leen/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images America in the 1950s was a very different place than today. To get a sense of how the economy has changed over the last seven decades, we used Census data to find 20 industries that used to be huge ...
2019-10-10 15:00

The most popular Instant Pot is at its lowest price ever Whether you want to cook rice, steam vegetables, barbecue ribs, or even make a cake, the Instant Pot DUO60 7-in-1 can do it all, and right now it's at its lowest price ever.       ...
2019-07-09 00:51

Nord VPN review: An in-depth look at a popular VPN Nord VPN is a hugely popular VPN service. But how does it perform? We take a deep dive into features, capabilities, and performance of this well-known VPN offering....
2019-05-24 07:51

The most popular film from your birth year 24/7 Wall Street determined the most popular movie released each year since 1930, based on domestic box office sales and IMDb user ratings.        ...
2019-05-30 21:51

These are the most popular Google Chrome extensions Google Chrome has over one billion monthly active users and its large install base could be a huge potential market for extension developers. However, according to Extension Monitor, around 87 percent of all extensions have less than 1,000 installs.W...
2019-08-06 16:34

This popular DNA kit is on sale for the Fourth of July If you're curious to find out more about your heritage, Ancestry can help, and right now, their DNA test kits are on sale for the Fourth of July.       ...
2019-07-03 06:34

The 15 Most Popular Deals From the First 24 Hours of Prime Day That You Can Still Buy For the first time ever, Amazon has stretched out Prime Day over a full 48 hours, and while a lot of the best bargains from Day 1 are already sold out, we rounded up the 15 most popular deals (as bought by our readers) from Day 1 that you can still g...
2019-07-16 19:51

World's most popular theme parks It's no surprise that Disney dominates among theme parks, and upcoming Star Wars land openings are likely to give the entertainment behemoth a big attendance boost....
2019-05-31 21:17

The 25 most popular things everyone is buying on Amazon right now According to Amazon, its current best-sellers include the Instant Pot, a rapid egg cooker, the Roku, and even natural deodorant.       ...
2019-09-30 20:34

Is this crazy-popular comforter actually worth it? We tested the Buffy Cloud comforter to see if it's as puffy—and worthwhile—as Instagram ads make it seem       ...
2019-09-06 21:34

Bus filled with Chinese-speaking tourists crashes in Utah, at least four killed A bus carrying Chinese-speaking tourists careened off a road and crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah on Friday, killing at least four people and critically injuring at least another 12, authorities reported....
2019-09-21 02:34

Tourists on double-decker buses are sticking gum all over street signs Visitors to the Big Apple are really sticking it to the city. Tourists on top of double-decker buses have been slapping their gum wads onto Manhattan street signs as they pass underneath — turning them into a mess of masticated goop. “The touri...
2019-09-18 02:34

At least 4 killed after tour bus carrying Chinese tourists crashes in Utah A bus carrying Chinese tourists crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in southern Utah, killing at least 4 people and critically injuring multiple passengers, authorities said....
2019-09-21 17:00

NASA To Open International Space Station To Tourists From Next Year NASA said Friday it will open up the International Space Station for tourism and other business ventures as of next year, as it seeks to financially disengage from the orbiting research lab....
2019-06-07 18:51

Missing teens could be connected to murdered tourists, Canadian police say Two concurrent investigations in northern Canada - a search for two missing teenagers, days after a double homicide of an Australian and an American on a remote highway - could be connected, Canadian federal police said on Monday....
2019-07-23 07:17

Chinese officials reportedly installed a surveillance app on tourists' phones Chinese border guards are reportedly installing surveillance apps on the phones of some travelers. According to an investigation by the Guardian, The New York Times and Süddeutsche Zeitung, the app extracts emails, texts and contacts, as well as...
2019-07-02 19:34

Easter Island statues are being defiled by nose-picking tourists The sacred statues of Easter Island have been around for at least 600 years. For centuries, the 1,000 or so stone anthropomorphic monoliths, called “moai,” on the craggy island off the coast of Chile have battled fierce elemental enemies....
2019-09-02 19:34

Memories of Massacres Were Long Suppressed Here. Tourists Now Retrace the Atrocities. Jeju Island’s natural beauty has long attracted millions of South Koreans. Visitors now come to tour sites associated with a government-led postwar slaughter that was forbidden to discuss for decades....
2019-05-28 11:34

‘Chernobyl’ producer begs tourists to be more respectful when visiting the site This is 2019, so, of course, selfie culture being what it is there’s been a spike in tourism to the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster — thanks to HBO’s critically acclaimed miniseries retelling the story that&r...
2019-06-12 23:51

NASA to open International Space Station to tourists from 2020 It's a package holiday with a difference: NASA has said it is opening up the International Space Station to commercial space travel. But you will need deep pockets to venture into deep space....
2019-06-07 21:17

Chinese border guards put secret surveillance app on tourists' phones Software extracts emails, texts and contacts and could be used to track movementsChinese border police are secretly installing surveillance apps on the phones of visitors and downloading personal information as part of the government’s intensive scru...
2019-07-02 18:51

Tourists boycott Texas as gun laws loosened after mass shootings Terrified tourists are vowing to boycott Texas after new laws easing gun restrictions were put in place just hours after the state’s second mass shooting in a month. The eight laws, which make it easier to carry guns in public in the Lone Star ...
2019-09-02 22:00

Chernobyl's Infamous Reactor 4 Control Room Is Now Open to Tourists The “highly radioactive” control room at Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant’s Reactor 4 at the center of the facility’s infamous 1986 catastrophe is open for tourists, so long as they wear a protective suit, helmet, and gloves while inside, CNN reported.R...
2019-10-07 06:00

NASA to allow tourists to visit International Space Station from 2020 NASA plans to allow tourists to visit the International Space Station by 2020. Until now, the floating space lab has only been accessible to astronauts representing state-level space agencies. But in a surprise announcement today, NASA confirmed that...
2019-06-07 19:17

Widow questions husband’s death in Dominican Republic after tourists die A Maryland woman said that three American tourists dying at a Dominican Republic resort has her questioning the circumstances of her husband’s death in that country. Dawn McCoy said she does not believe it’s a coincidence that her husband...
2019-06-08 00:17

5 U.S. Tourists Have Died in the Dominican Republic Since April. Should You Cancel Your Trip? A string of high profile deaths, illnesses and a claim of assault in the Dominican Republic has cast a shadow of concern over a country whose economy is largely driven by tourism. But despite the tragic headlines, hotel officials and safety experts a...
2019-06-08 02:17

Human-powered ferry makes a difference for tourists — and the captain Maik Slotta is a man you won't forget. He runs the only remaining manually operated ferry in the German state of Brandenburg, and there's no one to replace him, as DW's Hardy Graupner reports from the Spreewald region....
2019-06-12 15:34

One dead as tourists forced to flee into the sea after Italian volcano erupts A VOLCANO on the island of Stromboli has erupted, leaving at least one person dead, with tourists reportedly throwing themselves into the sea in panic....
2019-07-03 23:34

Brainless Tourists Slaughter 5,000-Year-Old Sacred Scottish Tree An ancient and highly-sacred Scottish tree, The Fortingall Yew, located on the Glenlyon Estate in Perthshire, is thought to be between 3,000 - 5,000 years old and possibly the oldest tree in Europe.  ...
2019-05-29 00:17

Brand USA recruits Chinese pop star to bring back tourists Chinese pop star Jane Zhang will front Brand USA's biggest ever campaign on the Weibo social network next month as the part-public body strives to turn around a drop in Chinese tourists during an increasingly acrimonious trade war....
2019-08-28 06:34

From Amsterdam to Venice, the impact of too many tourists sparks outrage and action Several recent events, incidents and widely shared images have brought the issue of "overtourism," and its economic, environmental and human consequences front and center....
2019-06-16 17:17

Bahamas government warns tourists and residents to shelter from Dorian Authorities in the Bahamas made a last-minute plea to residents and tourists on Saturday to seek shelter as time ran out before powerful Hurricane Dorian hits, warning those that refused to move that their lives were at risk....
2019-09-01 05:00

Rich Indians To The Rescue As Chinese Tourists Shun Thailand Thailand's struggling tourism industry is finding support with visitors from the population colossus to its west, just as the years of bumper arrivals from the giant to its north are beginning to......
2019-07-08 05:51

Doomed travel agency in danger of stranding over 150,000 British tourists A debt-laden, 178-year-old British travel agency asked the government to bail it out Saturday as it scrambles to secure enough cash to prevent it from collapsing and stranding vacationers around the world, including in the US. Thomas Cook PLC, the UK...
2019-09-21 20:34

Tiffany says fewer Chinese tourists, US trade war led to sales decline Tiffany & Co. says the trade war is taking the shine off its sales. The luxury jeweler said sales declined in the most recent quarter because fewer Chinese tourists are traveling to the US, and because the tariff war with China is making its baubles ...
2019-06-04 22:51

Rome has had enough of travelers' debauchery, cracking down on rowdy tourists The mayor of Rome on Friday ushered in a permanent get-tough approach on boorish behavior by tourists and those Romans who exploit them.       ...
2019-06-10 18:00

Chernobyl welcomes the tourists – ‘a messy and morally queasy experience’ Interest in the site of the 1986 nuclear reactor disaster has grown hugely in the wake of the HBO series – but it is a long way from being a place of solemnity and reflectionLast November, I stood in the forest of Pripyat – the town that was evacuate...
2019-06-04 20:17

Authorities identify 3 tourists found dead in Alaska lake Authorities have identified the three tourists found dead in the frigid waters of an Alaska lake this week — as officials said falling ice may have ejected them from their canoe. The bodies of a German couple, Dr. Albercht Paul Thomas Schroder-Schroe...
2019-08-02 21:01

Saudi Arabia Is Opening Its Doors to Foreign Tourists for the First Time Saudi Arabia has announced it will open its doors to international tourists for the first time ever, pledging to provide e-visas and visas on arrival to visitors from 49 countries. Travel to the Kingdom has until now been almost entirely restricted t...
2019-09-28 00:34

Hong Kong Protesters Are Taking Their Message to Chinese Tourists A march planned for Sunday is the first major action since protesters concerned about Beijing’s influence broke into the Hong Kong legislature last week....
2019-07-07 09:51

Saudi Arabia to allow unmarried tourists to share hotel rooms Saudi Arabia will relax its rules to allow unmarried men and women to share hotel rooms, as the country opens up to international tourism in a bid to diversify its economy....
2019-10-07 19:34

| As China locks up Muslims in Xinjiang, it opens its doors to tourists From the expansive dunes of the Taklamakan Desert to the snow-capped peaks of Tianshan, Chinese authorities are selling troubled Xinjiang as a tourist idyll, welcoming travellers even as they send locals to internment camps....
2019-07-16 00:00

Three tourists found dead in frigid waters of Alaskan lake Three tourists were found dead on Tuesday in a boating accident in the glacial waters of an Alaskan lake, famous for its spectacular views, police said....
2019-08-01 02:00

China warns tourists, companies about risks in U.S.: state media China's foreign ministry has warned companies operating in the United States they could face harassment from U.S. law enforcement agencies, state media reported on Tuesday....
2019-06-04 11:34

Space-obssessed tourists flock to Chile for solar eclipse LA SERENA, Chile — The total solar eclipse expected in northern Chile early next month is already drawing flocks of visitors eager to glimpse a rare view of the phenomenon through the region’s clear skies. In Coquimbo, a region spanning the Pacific c...
2019-06-10 21:51

Daring tourists can now lock themselves in plexiglass cages to see lions up close The team at non-profit GG Conservation began offering the adventurous experience to raise money for their work caring for lions previously held in captivity....
2019-10-05 00:34

Saudi Arabia: As kingdom opens up to tourists, will people visit? Those who study international tourism say a combination of geography, history and culture could make the kingdom an attractive tourist destination.       ...
2019-09-28 02:34

China Bans Citizens From Traveling to Taiwan as Individual Tourists In its latest effort to increase pressure on Taiwan, Beijing said it will suspend a program that allowed individual tourists from 47 Chinese cities to travel to Taiwan, citing the current state of relations between the two sides. The ban is effective...
2019-07-31 19:34

A hellish heat wave has arrived in Europe, just in time for tourists Parts of France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Poland, Switzerland and the Czech Republic have seen temperatures soar into the 90s and even past 100 degrees Fahrenheit — at least 20 to 30 degrees above normal....
2019-06-27 21:01

Got $50 Million for a Vacation? NASA to Open Space Station to Tourists NASA will allow private citizens to stay at the International Space Station (ISS) for month-long getaways at a cost of about $35,000 per night, the US space agency said on Friday....
2019-06-08 08:51

Saudi Arabia offers foreign tourists visas for first time Saudi Arabia is finally opening its doors to foreign tourists as part of economic and social reforms. Skeptics don't see many wanting to visit an ultra-conservative country with a bad image in the West....
2019-09-27 08:00

Kaziranga National Park In Assam Reopens For Tourists After Monsoon Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal reopened the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Saturday after its routine annual closure during the monsoon season....
2019-10-13 06:17

Albanian PM condemns 'barbarian' who chased tourists in viral video Tourism minister meets Spanish family after restaurant owner’s frenzied attackAlbanian authorities have moved to minimise the damage to the country’s reputation as an emerging tourist hotspot after a video of a furious restaurant owner pursuing a gro...
2019-08-20 19:00

50 Years On, Manson Murders Grip Tourists - And Quentin Tarantino As a tour guide specializing in notorious Hollywood deaths, Scott Michaels is well aware of America's morbid fascination with the dark side of Tinseltown....
2019-08-08 12:00

Thousands of Indian students, tourists ordered to leave Kashmir Thousands of Indian students and visitors were fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine "to curtail their stay" in the disputed territory, citing security ...
2019-08-04 03:51

Huge migrant influx scares off Greek island tourists Tourists are avoiding the Greek island of Samos due to the shocking situation at the Vathy migrant camp, which has grown into a sprawling settlement. Locals and asylum-seekers feel authorities have abandoned them....
2019-06-23 18:34

2 Tourists Took Sand From Italy Beach As Souvenir. Now They Face Jail According to local media, two French tourists were charged last week with stealing nearly 90 pounds of sand from Chia beach, on the southern coast of Sardinia....
2019-08-21 12:00

At least seven South Korean tourists dead in Budapest boat disaster Hungarian rescue officials said there was little chance of finding survivors after a boat carrying South Korean tourists sank on the Danube, killing at least seven people and leaving 21 people missing....
2019-05-30 12:34

The fall of Prague: ‘Drunk tourists are acting like they’ve conquered our city’ As the Czech Republic capital launches a crackdown, the Observer joins one of the organised pub crawls that are blighting residents’ livesEugen Kukla could not have made his feelings clearer as 120 drunken tourists thronged noisily past his home arou...
2019-08-25 23:00

Bus crash near Utah's Bryce Canyon kills 4 Chinese tourists A tour bus carrying dozens of Chinese nationals crashed near Utah's Bryce Canyon National Park on Friday, killing at least four people, local authorities said....
2019-09-22 06:34

Tourists Evacuated on Greek Island as Wildfire Rages Nearby (ATHENS, Greece) — A tourist camp and nearby houses on the southern Greek island of Elafonisos were evacuated Sunday for the second day in a row as a wildfire at a nearby landfill intensified because of strong winds. Authorities had pronounced ...
2019-08-12 00:34

Saudi Arabia opens its doors to international tourists for the first time The ultra-conservative Muslim kingdom has long been one of the hardest countries to visit, issuing visas only for resident workers and their dependents, business travelers, and Muslim pilgrims....
2019-09-28 13:00

Egypt suspends hot air ballooning in Luxor after 11 tourists swept into the desert Egypt has suspended hot air ballooning over ancient sites in Luxor after winds took 11 tourists off course and forced them to land in the desert.       ...
2019-06-22 05:34

Taj Mahal Will Soon Remain Open Every Night For Tourists: Union Minister The Taj Mahal is likely to be thrown open after sunset for all tourists. So far, night access to the globally renowned monument was allowed at a premium only for five nights in a month....
2019-08-29 18:34

Tourists Heeding Utah's 'Mighty 5' Campaign Overpower Moab Frustrated Utah residents are dealing with the consequences of the explosive growth in visitors that followed a marketing campaign for the state’s “Mighty 5” national parks: Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands and Arches....
2019-09-16 18:34

YouTube’s adding more age gates to YouTube Kids — this should go well YouTube just revealed it’s added new age categories to its YouTube Kids app, offering different videos depending on whether the child is preschool or preteen. In theory, anyway — I’m not sure I trust YouTube Kids, of all apps, to be able to make that...
2019-08-30 02:00

Grand Designs lighthouse episode: viewers shocked as couple attempt 'modernist rockstar' home in North Devon Edward and Hazel Short embarked on their lighthouse dream home seven years ago. They knew it would be a slog — but few could have foreseen the twists and turns that lay ahead....
2019-10-10 20:34

Not just FaceApp: 4 popular apps also taking your information Experts say FaceApp isn’t doing anything unusual by harvesting your personal data and there’s probably a bunch apps on your phone doing the same thing!       ...
2019-07-22 20:51

Casper is having a flash sale on their most popular mattresses right now In need of a new mattress? Casper has got you covered with amazing discounts on their mattresses for their September Flash Sale.       ...
2019-09-20 19:34

The most popular products people bought on Prime Day Now that Prime Day is over, these are the 10 most popular deals our readers bought during the 48-hour sale extravaganza       ...
2019-07-17 20:17

Trump is more popular than de Blasio in New York: poll More New Yorkers like President Trump than like Mayor Bill de Blasio, according to a poll by Sienna College. The embarrassing survey showed that statewide, only 29 percent of voters have a favorable view of Hizzoner, while 34 percent view the command...
2019-06-11 20:17

Canadians sour on Trudeau, less popular than Trump Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, once celebrated as the start of a worldwide youth leadership movement, has lost his luster and is now suffering the same level of poor approval ratings that plagued President Trump in his first two years....
2019-08-16 17:00

This map reveals the most popular Pixar movie in every state Woody and the rest of the gang have finally arrived in theaters and already roped in $12 million just during the Thursday night previews for Toy Story 4 — not to mention a slew of glowing reviews praising this latest installment in the beloved ...
2019-06-22 21:51

The 25 most popular things our readers bought in September This September, products like the Instant Pot Ultra, the Eufy Robovac 11S, and the Technivorm Moccamaster were quite popular among our readers.       ...
2019-10-02 07:34

Youtube's Moderators Say It's Not Your Imagination: Popular Creators Do Get Away With More Content creators have a lot of complaints about Youtube, but one you’ll hear most often is how the platform seems to give its high-profile accounts more leniency when it comes to content moderation. But there’s a simple explanation for this: That’s b...
2019-08-10 03:00

30 of America’s most popular grocery stores 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of some of the most popular grocery stores around the country, based on quantity and quality of Yelp reviews.       ...
2019-09-12 14:34

Why Are Area 51 Conspiracy Theories So Popular? Here’s What Psychologists Say Here’s hoping there are aliens at Area 51. For one thing: they probably have cool spaceships. For another, the extraterrestrials are said to have arrived in 1947, so if they were going to eat us, they likely would have done so by now. Finally, ...
2019-07-31 19:34

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular—And Unsettling Like a lot of people who play video games, I have spent decades aiming at digital heads. I have also spent a considerable amount of time during those years feeling uncomfortable about it. “Headshots” as a concept are, as Kotaku’s Stephen Totilo wrote...
2019-08-02 21:17

Steam's Recommendations Will Now Show Popular Games Less Often Last October, Steam’s algorithm briefly went haywire, filling users’ “More Like This” recommendation sections with popular games while negatively affecting under-the-radar indies who needed the exposure. At the time, Valve chalked this up to “a bug” ...
2019-09-12 22:00

Luxury bottled water is absurd – so why is it so popular? People pay top dollar for ‘premium’ brands indistinguishable in blind taste tests from tap water – is it about status, wellness or something more fundamental?Last year, judges at the 28th International Berkeley Springs Water Tasting competition deeme...
2019-07-16 08:51

The sequel to one of the most popular wearables will be unveiled next week The sequel to one of the world's top-selling wearables will be unveiled in exactly one week. The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is expected to make its debut on that date at an event in China. Based on leaks, the latest version of the affordable fitness tracker is...
2019-06-04 23:17

Most popular baby names of 2019 (so far) are surprisingly different In the first quarter of this year, the most popular baby name are surprising. At least, according to Nameberry. Posie? Milo?        ...
2019-05-21 14:51

8 of the Most Popular Animal Species in the Ancient World Animals far outnumber us on the planet. And while humans have domesticated some of them for work or food, others have been observed, admired, feared, and revered from afar.  ...
2019-07-21 01:34

A popular immigration bill is bad news for US esports "What makes me nervous is the fact that it just sailed through the House." Genie Doi is an immigration lawyer with Electronic Sports and Gaming Law, an esports-specific law firm in Los Angeles, California. She's talking about S.386, or the Fair...
2019-08-16 22:00

What's Area 51, and why is it so popular right now? 4 things to know about the top-secret site The top-secret military base known as Area 51 has long been a point of discussion for conspiracy theorists who believe the facility holds government secrets about aliens and UFOs....
2019-07-15 22:34

The 12 most popular pool floats of summer 2019 Whether you're lounging at the beach or by the pool, these popular floats from brands like Intex and Funboy will ensure a splashing good time.       ...
2019-06-08 02:17

You can get the most popular DNA test kit for a great sale price right now If you're curious about your genetic history, now's a great time to get Ancestry DNA's popular testing kit while it's on sale.       ...
2019-08-09 20:00

TripAdvisor's 25 most-popular fall destinations for US travelers TripAdvisor announced its seasonal flight index of the 25 most popular destinations for U.S. travelers this fall based on flight search data.       ...
2019-10-11 02:34

Popular podcast app Pocket Casts is now available for free We're big fans of Pocket Casts here at Engadget. The podcast app is arguably the best option for listening to the regular episodic content, keeping them all organized and easily finding what you're looking for. Until now, you had to pay a o...
2019-09-18 05:00

The 25 most popular things our readers bought in June During the month of June, our readers were really into things like meat thermometers, face masks, and robot vacuums.       ...
2019-07-01 23:34

Popular Streamers React To Dr Disrespect's Twitch Ban Yesterday, popular Twitch streamer Guy “Dr Disrespect” Beahm walked into an E3 bathroom and walked out without a Twitch channel. This action likely violated the platform’s terms of service. His E3 badge got revoked shortly after. It’s incredibly rare...
2019-06-13 14:34

Alligator spotted in popular Chicago lagoon Authorities on Tuesday were attempting to rescue a possible alligator or crocodile in the Humboldt Park lagoon.        ...
2019-07-10 18:51

Teamfight Tactics Is Very Popular, And Its Servers Are Not Holding Up Teamfight Tactics, Riot’s popular League of Legends-flavored spin on auto chess, the auto battler sensation that’s methodically sweeping multiple nations, is now officially out. This, you might figure, would be good for people who want to play it. Yo...
2019-06-28 15:00

This popular DNA kit is on sale just in time for Father's Day Help Dad unlock the secrets to his DNA with AncestryDNA's popular kit, on sale for its second-best price until June 17.       ...
2019-06-07 23:51

Germany increasingly popular as holiday destination More holidaymakers are opting for Germany, as an almost decadelong tourism boom continues. Another record for the number of travelers to Germany is expected for 2019....
2019-08-09 03:34

MLB Blaming Its Own Players For Not Being More Popular Is Now An Annual Event Remember last year, during the All-Star break, when commissioner Rob Manfred responded to questions about MLB’s struggles to promote the historically great Mike Trout by shifting blame onto Trout himself? Remember how Manfred said Trout would have a ...
2019-07-10 12:51

'Chernobyl' creator asks tourists to show 'respect' at disaster site Television show maker Craig Mazin reminded visitors to the exclusion zone in Belarus that "a terrible tragedy occured there." Tour operators have reported a huge spike in interest after the release of the miniseries....
2019-06-12 12:34

Sir Paul McCartney: I'm always tempted to pose with tourists on Abbey Road Sir Paul McCartney has revealed he is often tempted to "join in" with tourists posing on the zebra crossing made famous by The Beatles' Abbey Road album....
2019-09-28 00:00

‘Idiot’ tourists slammed for digging up baby sea turtles on Florida beach Ignoring clear signs which read "Do Not Touch," a group of tourists at Boca Raton beach decided to dig up a three-foot deep hole and put more than 60 baby turtles in a bucket, according to an onlooker....
2019-07-05 21:51

Hong Kong Protesters Try to Drum Up Support Among Mainland Chinese Tourists In their first major protest since an unprecedented break-in at the government complex nearly a week ago, Hong Kong demonstrators marched to a controversial railway terminus Sunday in a symbolic attempt to bring their grievances to Beijing’s do...
2019-07-07 13:34

Dominican Republic deaths and alleged attacks making U.S. tourists very nervous At least seven Americans have died in 2019 in the Dominican Republic, with questions being raised about what is going on.       ...
2019-06-19 03:34

Indonesia cancels Komodo island closure, saying tourists are no threat to dragons U-turn announced after environment minister said populations of the ancient lizard remained stable despite influx of visitorsIndonesian authorities have cancelled plans to close Komodo island to tourists, with the country’s environment ministry sayin...
2019-10-01 07:00

Greece: 20-minute storm kills six tourists in Halkidiki – video report Six people have been killed and dozens more injured in fierce storms in northern Greece. Strong winds and hail hit the popular Halkidiki region near the city of Thessaloniki late on Wednesday. Television footage showed overturned cars, fallen trees, ...
2019-07-11 20:34

Struggling Sri Lankans yearn for a strongman to lure back lost tourists The Easter Sunday terrorist attacks all but destroyed the island’s tourism industry. In the southern city of Galle, locals now seek their own Trump or ModiAsiri Kumara stands on Koggala Beach with a fishing rod in his hand forlornly staring at the In...
2019-08-31 18:00

Tourists Trash Sacred Site of Uluru as Permanent Closure Approaches In the 1999 movie, The Matrix, Agent Smith said that when trying to classify our species it came to him we are “A virus ...
2019-07-14 01:51

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists, unveils new archaeological finds The Egyptian government has opened an unusual pyramid to the public for the first time in decades. Its Antiquities Ministry also put on display a host of significant archaeological finds recently discovered in the area....
2019-07-14 01:34

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals PARIS (AP) — Schools are spraying kids with water and nursing homes are equipping the elderly with hydration sensors as France battles a record-setting heat wave baking much of Europe. The French national weather service activated its highest-level h...
2019-06-28 11:17

Dominican authorities announce new safety measures to ease tourists' fears The Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism is rolling out new safety measures in an effort to calm the fears of Americans traveling to the Caribbean island, according to the ministry's chief of staff Pablo Espinal....
2019-07-18 16:34

Saudi Arabia opens to tourists with investment appeal and no abaya rule Saudi Arabia threw open its doors to foreign tourists on Friday, launching a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealing to foreign companies to invest in a sector it hopes will contribute 10% of gross domestic product by 2030....
2019-09-27 11:00

Turkey will make up for tourists lost in Thomas Cook collapse: minister Turkey will be able to make up for the number of tourists lost after Thomas Cook collapsed earlier this week, Tourism Minister Mehmet Ersoy said on Friday, announcing that several airlines are expected to increase flights to the country....
2019-09-27 13:00

Tourists Horrified As Glass Deck Coating On 103rd Floor Cracks Visitors to the see-through glass observation deck in Chicago's Willis Tower were in for a shock when the protective layer covering the glass beneath their feet began to crack....
2019-06-14 12:00

Automated buses dodge peacocks, tourists and plants in Singapore test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore....
2019-08-27 11:00