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Future fighter jets will use AI-enabled weapons and sensors The Navy is currently analyzing air frames, targeting systems, AI-enabled sensors, new weapons and engine technologies to engineer a new 6th-Generation fighter to fly alongside the F-35 and ultimately replace the F/A-18....
2019-07-19 18:51

Angela Merkel stands in 'solidarity' with congresswomen attacked by Trump German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that US President Donald Trump's racist comments about four Democratic Congresswomen "undermine America's strength" and that she stands in "solidarity" with the women....
2019-07-19 18:51

Kelly Ripa Has the Best Response After Fan Asks Her to Leave Mark Consuelos for Jake Gyllenhaal Move over, Mark Consuelos! Kelly Ripa read a letter from a fan asking her to divorce her hubby and marry Jake Gyllenhall on Friday's episode of Live With Kelly and......
2019-07-19 18:51

On the ship that downed a military drone, one small mistake could cause a war with Iran With short incendiary shrieks Harrier jump jets race across the USS Boxer's deck and are soon gray dots in the sky. Seahawk and Super Stallion helicopters leap and land like gigantic insects, feeding on the mother ship. The tilt-rotor Ospreys, part-p...
2019-07-19 18:51

SpaceX can beat NASA and land on moon 'within two years', says Musk Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of SpaceX, has claimed it would be easier for his company to land on the moon than try to convince NASA that the company is up to the task....
2019-07-19 18:51

New Chevrolet Corvette could get hybrid or electric versions Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Latest version of American classic launches with 6.2-litre V8 – but electrified versions will follow The new mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette will feature electrified powertrains in the future – with a full electric versi...
2019-07-19 19:00

All-new electric Fiat 500 spied testing ahead of 2020 reveal Electric variant of next-generation Fiat 500 is undergoing testing ahead of a Geneva motor show reveal An all-new electric Fiat 500 city car, the 500e, has been spied testing in California, ahead of its launch at the Geneva motor show in 2020. The ...
2019-07-19 19:00

DS 3 Crossback French premium brand gets PSA’s new supermini platform first. Does it deliver against class leaders like the Mini Countryman and Audi Q2? PSA Group – car-making Goliath and parent of the Peugeot, Citroën and Vauxhall brands – invested €100 million i...
2019-07-19 19:00

First an E-ZPass, Then the Diamond Ring Millicent Cooley was resigned to being single, but her attitude changed after meeting Anthony Duncan, a professional juggler. Their romance soon hit the road....
2019-07-19 19:01

Google's Stadia Controller Won't Work Support Bluetooth Headsets at Launch Googles Stadia controllers would not work with Bluetooth headsets at launch, and the users will have to plug in a set of wired headphones into the controller's 3.5mm jack....
2019-07-19 19:17

Huawei Mate 30 Lite, Honor 9X, Honor 9X Pro Images Spotted on TENAA The images of the Huawei Mate 30 Lite, Honor 9X, and Honor 9X Pro have now been uploaded on TENAA, giving us design details of the three upcoming phones....
2019-07-19 19:17

Watch: Ellie Kemper suggests 'The Office' reunion episode Ellie Kemper, who played Erin Hannon on "The Office," discussed the possibility of a reboot and former co-star John Krasinski on "Watch What Happens Live."...
2019-07-19 19:17

Once Shunned by Trump, Pakistan Now an Ally in Taliban Talks Pakistan is now cooperating with U.S. to help pressure the Taliban to strike a peace deal in Afghanistan, with the aim of extricating the U.S. from its longest war....
2019-07-19 19:17

Central American Migrants Are 'Voting With Their Feet' Despite U.S. Threats Trump administration aid cuts to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador aren’t slowing migration because the billions of dollars in remittances that migrants in the U.S. send back home dwarf any official assistance....
2019-07-19 19:17

Train how to earn $100K a year as an ethical hacker with this $15 course With average salaries ranging into six figures in many areas, a certified professional who knows how to find computer system vulnerabilities and protect them is all but guaranteed a healthy living these days. Join the ranks of the cyber defenders wit...
2019-07-19 19:34

Google and Facebook are tracking your porn preferences – even in incognito mode It turns out Google and Facebook are tracking your porn consumption habits big time, and even incognito mode can’t save you from their omnipotent gaze – or so say researchers from Microsoft, Carnegie Mellon University, and University of Pennsylvania....
2019-07-19 19:34

Opinion: Tiger Woods misses cut at British Open, and that's just part of the new norm Tiger Woods, who played in just his 10th tournament of the year, missed the cut at the British Open. Will this be the new norm?        ...
2019-07-19 19:34

Redesigned C8 Corvette Stingray ditches manual transmission: The stick shift is dying General Motors said the redesigned Corvette Stingray will eliminate the manual transmission, putting the stick shift one step closer to the grave.       ...
2019-07-19 19:34

'The dead zone': Drinking water in these major cities may soon become toxic Cleveland and Toledo face an overwhelming issue of toxic water along their shores and very possibly in their water systems.       ...
2019-07-19 19:34

Restaurants begin to take avocados off menus Pricey avocados are causing restaurants to take them off the menu. Buzz60’s Natasha Abellard has the story.       ...
2019-07-19 19:34

Jada Pinkett Smith, 47, sports bikini while embracing 'hot girl summer' Jada Pinkett Smith just turned up the heat on an already hot summer, thanks to a bikini photo shared to Instagram.        ...
2019-07-19 19:34

Tom Cruise soars in 'Top Gun: Maverick' trailer The trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," the long-awaited sequel to the 1986 hit movie that helped solidify star Tom Cruise's heartthrob appeal, is ready to fly....
2019-07-19 19:51

Barrera, Morales, Winky and Porter analyse Pacquiao-Thurman Former Manny Pacquiao opponents Erik Morales, Marco Antonio Barrera & ex-champ Winky Wright, plus welterweight champion Shawn Porter share their thoughts on Saturday's Pacquiao-Thurman fight The post Barrera, Morales, Winky and Porter analyse Pacqui...
2019-07-19 19:51

Jets have an important Leonard Williams call to make As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is ...
2019-07-19 20:00

Mystery at Tour de France as Rohan Dennis vanishes in middle of race BAGNERES-DE-BIGORRE, France — In 116 years of racing at the Tour de France, riders have done all sorts of bizarre things, from jumping on trains to fighting with fans at mountain stops. Rarely have they just vanished in the middle of a stage like Roh...
2019-07-19 20:00

Tiger Woods’ British Open run ends with a whimper PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — It’s difficult to believe it’s been just three months since Tiger Woods won the Masters. Conventional wisdom after Woods’ historic win in April at Augusta was his 15th career major championship might free him ...
2019-07-19 20:00

‘Pawn Stars’ helps recover stolen Super Bowl champ Mark May’s rings Marcel Behnert, 43, allegedly swiped the rings while working at a Sheraton Hotel in Tempe, Arizona, which hosted NFL star and two-time Super Bowl champ Mark May in February....
2019-07-19 20:00

Vegas insider: How to break into the sports betting industry New York native Vinny Magliulo is a VSiN oddsmaker and the sportsbook director for Gaughan Gaming in Las Vegas. He attended St. Anthony’s High School (then in Smithtown) before moving to Vegas 40 years ago to pursue a career that included running the...
2019-07-19 20:00

Vacancies remain at 'epidemic levels' in some US cities: Axios managing editor Are abandoned and vacant homes the next housing crisis? Kim Hart, managing editor at Axios, joins "The Exchange" to discuss the burden of high vacancy rates on small communities....
2019-07-19 20:17

New 'It Chapter Two' trailer haunts Comic-Con Pennywise (Bill Skarsgard) returns to terrify the adult members of the Losers' Club in the horror sequel 'It Chapter Two.'        ...
2019-07-19 20:17

England vs New Zealand, 2019 Netball World Cup semi-final: FREE live stream, TV information, tickets and odds Less than a week after a truly thrilling Cricket World Cup Final at Lord's, England and New Zealand square off once again in the 2019 Netball World Cup last four on Saturday....
2019-07-19 20:17

Labor Secretary Pick Eugene Scalia Has Strong Antiregulation Record n Eugene Scalia, the Trump administration has found a potential secretary of labor with an established record of pursuing limits on government regulation of business....
2019-07-19 20:17

New York City Triathlon Canceled This Year, but Will Still Be in July in 2020 The decision to cancel it came a day after Mayor de Blasio urged race directors not to hold the event on Sunday, when temperatures in the high 90s are expected....
2019-07-19 20:34

FX's Mayans M.C. promises revelations, blood in first trailer for its second season Kurt Sutter’s Sons Of Anarchy spinoff Mayans M.C. delivered a solid first outing, which we praised for the authentic and compelling way it wove timely themes regarding undocumented immigrants into its tale of a drug-running motorcycle gang....
2019-07-19 20:34

We're not well after watching "Sick Song," the latest from the "Johny Johny Yes Papa" monsters The Billion Surprise Toys (BST) video of “Johny Johny Yes Papa” is a uniquely horrifying creation. Though it seems to have been wiped from the internet except in small, memed-up instances and BST-approved variations, it lingers on in cultural memory ...
2019-07-19 20:34

Fort Lauderdale water service restored, but another interruption 'very possible' Water service was restored to the city of Fort Lauderdale and surrounding areas Friday after a temporary repair was made to a major water main damaged by a construction crew.        ...
2019-07-19 20:34

Video shows real-life ‘Spider-Man’ scaling down 19-story building during Philly fire A man climbed down the side of a 19-story building to escape a fire in Philadelphia. He made it to the ground safely, according to local media.        ...
2019-07-19 20:34

7 Children Among Eight Killed After Being Struck By Lightning In Bihar Eight people, seven of them children aged 15 years or below, were killed and eight others were injured after lightning struck them in Bihar's Nawada on Friday afternoon, an official said....
2019-07-19 20:34

7 luxurious hotels loved by royalty From the British Windsors to the Aga Khan to Monaco's House of Grimaldi, privacy and discretion is paramount for royals when traveling. First-class hospitality, personalized service and luxury amenities are also essential, so it takes a truly remarka...
2019-07-19 20:51

Gentex Q2 net income stays flat at $109 million Revenue increased 3 percent to $468.7 million over the second quarter of 2018, Gentex said, noting it improved its results despite an 8 percent drop in global auto production and "overly optimistic" auto industry forecasts....
2019-07-19 20:51

NASA Coverage of Vice President’s Visit to Kennedy Space Center on Moon Landing Anniversary NASA will provide television, still image, and social media coverage of Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Saturday, July 20 – the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing....
2019-07-19 20:51

Iran airs video of drone shooting; Donald Trump warns Tehran The Iranian government on Friday disputed a claim that the U.S. Navy shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz -- a position that again brought a steely warning from U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-07-19 21:00

Marvin Oswaldo Esquivel-Lopez, charged in triple homicide, was deported twice A Guatemalan man charged in the slayings of a mother and her two kids in Iowa was in the US illegally — and had been deported twice, authorities said. Marvin Oswaldo Esquivel-Lopez, 31, faces charges of first-degree murder in the triple homicid...
2019-07-19 21:00

Trump says Boris Johnson would fix Brexit as Britain’s prime minister President Trump on Friday lavished praise on Boris Johnson, the leading contender to replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister. “I like him. I like Boris Johnson. I spoke to him yesterday. I think he’s going to do a great job. I think we’re goi...
2019-07-19 21:00

Stephen Nicholson gets 33 years for ‘execution-style’ murder of Lucy McHugh A UK monster accused of stabbing a 13-year-old girl “execution-style” because she threatened to reveal that he had been sexually abusing her has been sentenced to at least 33 years behind bars....
2019-07-19 21:00

Earthquake rocks Athens, sending city’s residents rushing into streets A strong earthquake rocked the Greek capital, Athens, on Friday, sending residents rushing into the streets, causing power outages and leaving people stuck in elevators. The 5.1-magnitude temblor struck at 2:13 p.m. local time 14 miles northwest of t...
2019-07-19 21:00

Bernie Sanders’ campaign staff doesn’t make $15 minimum wage he wants all workers to have Bernie Sanders’ campaign staffers claim they’re really getting berned — by not being paid the $15-an-hour minimum wage the democratic socialist advocates for all workers. The unionized employees — known as the bottom-rung “field organizers” — say the...
2019-07-19 21:00

Oil steadies as Middle East tensions counter demand worries, set for weekly fall Oil prices steadied on Friday after steep losses in the previous session, supported by rising tensions between the United States and Iran, but weighed by concerns slowing economic growth could dent global oil demand....
2019-07-19 21:17

NFL won’t suspend Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill in domestic violence case involving son Hill, 25, cleared to return to Chiefs following investigationWide receiver had been accused by fiancee of hurting sonTyreek Hill has been cleared to report to Chiefs training camp next week after the NFL said Friday it would not suspend the star wide...
2019-07-19 21:17

Jacob Zuma refuses to testify before major corruption inquiry Former South African president claims he was treated unfairly during cross-examination The former South African president Jacob Zuma has refused to testify before a major corruption inquiry, claiming he was being questioned unfairly.Zuma was schedule...
2019-07-19 21:17

Glum Pep Guardiola Says Manchester City's China Visit Mere "Survival" Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola, speaking to reporters in Shanghai, looked far from happy when asked about preparations ahead of another gruelling season....
2019-07-19 21:17

Wine festival Fete des Vignerons kicks off in Switzerland with colorful celebration The Fete des Vignerons kicked off in Switzerland on July 18. The festival, which celebrates the world of winemaking, goes for a month.       ...
2019-07-19 21:34

Demands of Far-Right Party Unsettle Artists in Germany The anti-immigrant party Alternative for Germany wants to know the nationalities of artists employed by state theaters, and cultural organizations are worried....
2019-07-19 21:34

Biden can’t ride Obama’s coattails, because Obama isn’t liberal enough for today’s Democratic Party Joe Biden frequently reminds us of his partnership with former President Barack Obama. He hopes that nostalgia for the Obama administration will help him get the Democratic nomination and put him in the White House....
2019-07-19 21:34

No, Joe Biden's healthcare plan won't let you keep your private insurance This week, Joe Biden released his healthcare plan. The proposal aims to "protect and build on Obamacare," most notably by creating a public option, which would allow anyone to buy into a government-sponsored plan....
2019-07-19 21:34

The Apple Watch Series 3 gets a price cut at Walmart's 'The Big Save' sale If you're looking for a killer deal on an Apple Watch, then you're in luck. Walmart's 'The Big Save' summer sale is happening now and has the Apple Watch Series 3 down to $199. That's an $80 discount and the lowest price...
2019-07-19 21:34

Senegal vs Algeria live stream: how to watch African Cup of Nations 2019 final online from anywhere It all comes down to Senegal vs Algeria to see who will win the 2019 African Cup of Nations. A tournament of giant killings, dramatic finishes and great goals, it really has lived up to all expectations. Tonight's final now has the makings of be...
2019-07-19 21:34

Is FaceApp safe? A deeper look at the viral hit If you’ve been on Facebook, Twitter or pretty much any other social medium in the last few days then you can’t have failed to notice it - FaceApp is everywhere. Despite launching way back in January 2017, the app has suddenly recei...
2019-07-19 21:34

This Is the Only Chevrolet C8 Corvette Interior Any of You Should Be Getting Now that the 2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette is real, we can spend the next few days and weeks poring over the specs, engaging in debates and looking at pictures of it. I spent most of last night looking at the pictures and I can confidently return to you...
2019-07-19 21:34

Here Are All the Screw Ups in the Top Gun: Maverick Trailer Already The Top Gun: Maverick trailer is here, and while there is such a thing as “suspension of disbelief” and “it’s just a movie” and “you guys are a bunch of jerks ruining nice things that people enjoy,” there are things in it that are WRONG. Not from a “...
2019-07-19 21:34

Should I Feel Guilty for Test Driving a Car That I Have No Intention of Buying? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing free gifts with test drives, dual-clutch transmission worries, ...
2019-07-19 21:34

Let's Configure Your 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray As we may soon be saying about the 2020 Corvette Stingray itself: damn, that was fast. Though the car just debuted last night, the configurator is already online so you can spec it out to the fullest extent of your desires. Let’s go!...
2019-07-19 21:34

AT $7,900, Would You Give This 2013 Fiat 500 an E for Effort? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Fiat 500e has the dubious distinction of representing a model with the highest depreciation of any electric car sold in the U.S.. Let’s see if that bad rap can be parlayed into what could be considered a shockingly go...
2019-07-19 21:34

Mexican president denounces drug kingpin 'El Chapo' life sentence and 'inhumane' jail conditions Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador denounced the life sentence a U.S. judge handed down to drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman, who was extradited last year....
2019-07-19 21:51

Gibraltar court OKs government request to continue detaining Iran tanker The Gibraltar government has successfully renewed the detention of an Iranian supertanker for another 30 days, under suspicion that it violated European Union sanctions....
2019-07-19 21:51

Naturalized U.S. citizen charged with becoming ISIS sniper and weapons instructor A 42-year-old Brooklyn, New York man has been charged with providing and attempting to provide material support – including training, services and personnel – to ISIS in Syria, the Department of Justice announced Friday after unsealing a criminal com...
2019-07-19 21:51

Family of Chicago infant cut from mother's womb billed $300G for his - and suspected killer's - care by hospital: report The family of a Chicago infant who died last month after being cut from his mother’s womb was billed over $300,000 for his - and his suspected killer’s - care in addition to being misidentified by the hospital using the suspect's surname, reports say...
2019-07-19 21:51

Convicted murderer, 77, deemed too old to be a threat, fatally stabbed woman in front of her children A man who served decades in prison for stabbing his wife 14 times in front of her daughter was convicted Wednesday in a nearly identical crime — stabbing a woman at least 11 times while her twin children watched....
2019-07-19 21:51

Deputy AG Rosen calls Barr contempt vote a 'new low,' says lawmakers should apologize Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen tore into House Democrats on Friday for their vote days earlier to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt -- calling it “a new low” and urging the lawmakers to apologize....
2019-07-19 22:00

Instagram will warn about account takedowns, add new appeals process Instagram is boosting its content moderation appeals process and adding a new alert that will warn users who violate rules when their account is close to being deleted....
2019-07-19 22:00

The Russo brothers talk Marvel, Magic: The Gathering, and 21 Bridges at Comic-Con The Russo brothers Anthony and Joe are now Comic-Con royalty, thanks to their work in the MCU, which recently concluded with Avengers: Endgame. So needless to say, they received a heroes’ welcome when they took to the Hall H stage today for their pan...
2019-07-19 22:17

Dems ask whether DOJ memo prevented prosecuting Trump for hush payments House Democrats want to know whether a decades-old Justice Department prohibition on indicting a sitting president played a role in federal prosecutors’ decision not to criminally charge President Donald Trump over hush money payments that he directe...
2019-07-19 22:17

Two top fixed-income portfolio managers exit Eaton Vance Bond fund managers Kathleen Gaffney and Henry Peabody left Eaton Vance Corp at the end of June and have been replaced by existing members of the firm's fixed-income team, a spokeswoman told Reuters....
2019-07-19 22:17

|NewYorksignsAmerica’sbiggest-everpurchaseofoffshorewind New York has signed the biggest-ever deals for offshore wind power in US history, a key part of the state’s plan to get all of its power from emissions-free sources by 2040....
2019-07-19 22:17

|DivorcedestroysfinancesofAmericansover50,studiesshow There are few things more devastating than divorce. Even the very wealthy can find it financially draining, emotionally harrowing and just plain messy....
2019-07-19 22:17

|Transnet:Itwilltake2weekstoclearbacklogfromNgqurastrike Transnet anticipates that it will take close to two weeks to clear the backlog at Ngqura Container Terminal, which has seen unprotected industrial action....
2019-07-19 22:17

U.S. judge orders Peru ex-president Toledo held in jail as extradition sought Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo, facing extradition from the United States as part of a corruption investigation, was deemed a flight risk by a U.S. judge on Friday and ordered held in jail....
2019-07-19 22:34

Trump says Britain's Johnson would do 'great job' as prime minister U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit....
2019-07-19 22:34

Trump hosts US airline executives — and their Qatari rival — amid tensions over Gulf state subsidies Executives from United Airlines and American Airlines were "shocked" that state-owned airline Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker was also invited to the meeting, according to a White House official....
2019-07-19 22:34

Week ahead: Both Q2 earnings and GDP expected to show sluggish growth, as investors await rate cut More than a quarter of the S&P 500 companies report earnings in the week ahead, and that could buffet the market as investors await the Fed's meeting at the end of the month....
2019-07-19 22:34

Belle Delphine, Internet star who sold her bath water, has Instagram account deleted Belle Delphine, an Instagram star who made headlines for selling her bath water to fans, has had her account removed by the platform.       ...
2019-07-19 22:34

Friday’s Daily Brief: solidarity with Japan, call for DR Congo support, family-friendly workplaces, hottest June ever, Venezuela and Afghanistan updates In today’s Daily Brief: UN stands in solidarity with Japan; avoid panic over DR Congo Ebola emergency; ‘transformative shift’ needed towards family-friendly work policies; hottest June EVER; Venezuelan migrant dangers; stop targeting Afghanistan civi...
2019-07-19 22:51

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) revealed on Friday. ...
2019-07-19 22:51

Morehouse College Investigates Sexual Misconduct After Students’ Videos In widely shared videos, several students accused a staff member at the all-male, historically black school of sexual harassment. The college has expanded its investigation to other employees....
2019-07-19 22:51

Apollo 11: Former officer on recovery ship USS Hornet recalls watching astronauts' 'amazing' return with President Nixon On July 24, 1969, Dick Powers was a 23-year-old Navy lieutenant on the Apollo 11 Recovery ship USS Hornet. Picked by the carrier’s captain to serve as the aide to President Nixon, Powers recounts the events of the remarkable day when the Apollo 11 as...
2019-07-19 23:17

Facebook's Libra puts 'unregulated cryptocurrencies' into focus The G7 ministers said this week they want to clamp down on cryptocurrencies like Facebook's Libra, arguing new and untested digital coins risk destabilizing international monetary systems. But can they and should they?...
2019-07-19 23:34

Gottfried Keller at 200: An enduring literary legacy Revealing the suffering of the "bourgeois outsider," the Swiss poet and novelist is considered one of the 19th century's great European literati whose works are highly relevant today....
2019-07-19 23:34

Jim Harbaugh and Michigan lean into expectations as Ohio State begins new era At Big Ten media days, the Wolverines coach said of predictions that his team would be the conference's best: “I think that’s where I would pick us.”...
2019-07-19 23:34

McIlroy's inspired rally falls 1 shot shy of cut line After dropping his final putt of the second round of the 148th Open Championship on Friday, Rory McIlroy took off his hat and waved it in the air, as the enormous gallery surrounding the 18th green at Royal Portrush Golf Club gave him a standing ovat...
2019-07-19 23:51

Harden passes on World Cup to focus on Rockets James Harden told Team USA coach Gregg Popovich that he will not play with the U.S. national team this summer and instead will use the extra time to adapt to playing with new teammate Russell Westbrook....
2019-07-19 23:51

Parrot plans to retire its Mambo and Swing drones Drone company Parrot, maker of the Anafi 4K folding drone, is reportedly leaving the mini-drone market. Parrot has been shifting its focus away from consumer drones since 2017, but it's been a slow transition. This week, Wirecutter confirmed tha...
2019-07-19 23:51

Beat the NYC heat wave at these cool indoor ice skating rinks In case your sweaty palms and red cheeks haven’t tipped you off, the city is baking under a heat wave. With temperatures creeping near 100 degrees, your standard pool and sputtering air conditioner probably won’t cut it. Our advice? Cool it at one of...
2019-07-20 00:00

Woman plans to marry 91-year-old chandelier named Lumiere A British woman who was once in a long-distance relationship with the Statue of Liberty now plans on marrying the love of her life, a 91-year-old chandelier named Lumiere....
2019-07-20 00:00

Passengers get stuck on Six Flags roller coaster for more than 2 hours These thrill seekers got a much scarier experience than they expected. Roller coaster passengers spent two hours stuck at the top of the ride Thursday evening at a Six Flags amusement park in Bowie, Md. The Firebird coaster came to a “controlle...
2019-07-20 00:00

Kids overeat when given more options, study shows The larger the quantities and wider the arrays of snack food options offered to children, the more likely they are to overeat, according to new research out of Australia....
2019-07-20 00:00

Listening to Music Before Getting Anesthesia Can Help You Stay Calm A dose of music might be enough to calm your worries before certain medical procedures. According to a new study out this week, patients who listened to music before having anesthesia injected into them had their level of anxiety lowered as much as t...
2019-07-20 00:17

Test of Amazon's Face Recognition by Orlando Cops Ends as a Devastating Flop Orlando has ended its pilot trial of Rekognition, Amazon’s face recognition system, with no current plans for future tests. But the city hasn’t suddenly had a change of heart due to ethical concerns about the technology—they reportedly just couldn’t ...
2019-07-20 00:17

Lockheed awarded $1.48 billion Saudi missile defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defense system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
2019-07-20 00:17

Hungarian philosopher Agnes Heller dies at age of 90 Hungarian philosopher Agnes Heller, who was a student of Gyorgy Lukacs and later taught political theory for 25 years at the New School for Social Research in New York City, died at the age of 90 on Friday, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences said....
2019-07-20 00:17

How Much Is Your Data Worth to Tech Companies? Lawmakers Want Answers New proposed legislation by U.S. senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech companies to disclose the “true value” of their data to users. Specifically, companies with more than 100 million users woul...
2019-07-20 00:17

Dennis offers no explanation for mystery Tour withdrawal "Rohan Dennis said he \"reluctantly\" withdrew from the Tour de France on Thursday but provided little indication as to why he left the race and went off the radar for over an hour."...
2019-07-20 00:17

NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S. data A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for stealing huge amounts of classified material from U.S. intelligence agencies over two decades though officials never found proof he shared it...
2019-07-20 00:34

Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15 Trump Make America Great Again Committee President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign is thirsty for some donations: Trump-branded straws are being sold on the campaign website. "Liberal paper straws don't work," the item description said. "ST...
2019-07-20 00:34

45 of the biggest differences between the 'Lion King' remake and the animated movie Walt Disney Studios/Disney Warning: There are spoilers ahead for Disney's "The Lion King" remake. The remake is kinder to Zazu and gives Scar another reason to be jealous of his brother, Mufasa. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Disney's "...
2019-07-20 00:34

New Jersey judge resigns after controversial ruling in sexual assault case, saying the teen accused of rape came from a 'good family' Shutterstock James Troiano, who served as a family court judge in New Jersey, resigned from the bench after showing leniency to a 16-year-old boy accused of rape in a 2018 ruling, because he comes from a "good family." The case involved the teen, wh...
2019-07-20 00:34

The best deals from Nordstrom's Anniversary sale Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale is finally here! These are some of the best deals you will find during "Fashion's Black Friday."       ...
2019-07-20 00:51

Hollywood and the Matter-of-Fact Abortion Series and films depicting the procedure as an everyday occurrence have markedly increased, a scholar finds. Writers say they’re showing what they know....
2019-07-20 00:51

Trump says 'we have bigger problems than plastic straws' MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump dismissed the notion that plastic straws are a threat, which environmentalists and liberal activists have claimed are a major factor in ocean pollution. Trump's 2020 reelection campaign has also be...
2019-07-20 01:17

Iran seizes two British-linked tankers in Strait of Hormuz The Iranian Revolutionary Guard announced Friday that they seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, the same region where the United States says one of its ships shot down an Iranian drone earlier this week....
2019-07-20 01:34

Southwest is giving away a Nintendo Switch to one lucky passenger every day for a month Southwest Airlines kicked off its new Lets Play Getaway sweepstakes in a pretty dramatic fashion. The deal is, every day through Aug. 13 the Dallas-based air carrier will be giving away a Nintendo Switch as well as a digital copy of Super Mario Maker...
2019-07-20 01:51

Coming Soon to a Theater Near You. Very Soon. Hollywood’s top three marketers — Walt Disney Studios, Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures — say marathon marketing campaigns no longer make sense for most movies....
2019-07-20 01:51

N.S.A. Contractor Who Hoarded Secrets at Home Is Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison The case of Harold T. Martin III, who took home classified material undetected for nearly 20 years, was a major embarrassment for security officials....
2019-07-20 02:00

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' begins life term in Colorado 'Supermax' prison Joaquin Guzman, the Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo," entered a Colorado prison known as "the Alcatraz of the Rockies" on Friday to begin a life sentence after being found guilty of a raft of crimes including conspiracy to commit murder....
2019-07-20 02:01

What Hal Steinbrenner loved most about Aaron Boone’s rant You know who would have loved Aaron Boone’s tirade Thursday? George Steinbrenner. The football coach in Steinbrenner made him love when his managers expressed their passion on the field. Under The Boss, Billy Martin and Lou Piniella, in particular, t...
2019-07-20 02:01

Why Aaron Boone calls his Yankees ‘savages’ Chad Bohling, the Yankees’ director of mental conditioning, asked the full squad to think of a word they hoped would describe the 2019 team and bring it to work with them the next day to share with the others. This was during a pre-workout meeting ea...
2019-07-20 02:01

It sounds like Tyreek Hill is going to cash in huge now Controversial Chiefs star Tyreek Hill went from facing a lengthy NFL suspension to a potentially banking a significant payday. Shortly after the league said it did not have enough evidence to ban the wide receiver over allegations that he abused his ...
2019-07-20 02:01

Lee Westwood’s British Open lucky charm has him eyeing first major win PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Because he’s 46 now and on the back nine of his career, Lee Westwood is no longer pestered with questions about why he’s yet to win a major championship. The fact that he’s one shot out of the lead entering this wee...
2019-07-20 02:01

Rory McIlroy just became the ultimate British Open tease PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Rory McIlroy brought himself and the thousands of home fans madly cheering him on to tears after his emotional British Open second round Friday at Royal Portrush. He had just shot a 6-under 65 — matching the low round of ...
2019-07-20 02:01

Aaron Boone gets one-game suspension for ‘f–king savages’ rant Yankees manager Aaron Boone will face repercussions for his explicit rant at rookie home-plate umpire Brennan Miller. Chief of Baseball Officer for Major League Baseball Joe Torre announced Friday that Boone will receive a one-game suspension and an ...
2019-07-20 02:01

What made Artemi Panarin speak out against Vladimir Putin Artemi Panarin got the team he wanted, then got his money, and now he’s making his voice heard back in his native Russia by ripping into authoritarian president Vladimir Putin. The Rangers’ new winger, who signed a seven-year, $81.5 million dea...
2019-07-20 02:01

Stars' Comic-Con 2019 Photos: See Tom Cruise, Jessica Chastain and More Comic-Con 2019 is finally here! While the convention officially began on Thursday, July 18, some fans started the festivities early by attending Wednesday's preview......
2019-07-20 02:01

All the Lyrics You Need to Know From Beyoncé's The Lion King: The Gift Album On Thursday night, Beyoncé dropped her anticipated The Lion King: The Gift album, which is described as a "love letter to Africa." She produced and curated the compilation......
2019-07-20 02:01

Sophia Grace's Cousin Rosie McClelland Finds Her Wings in New Single "LaLa" Give Rosie McClelland the mic because she's ready to sing her heart out. It's hard to believe that it has been more than seven years since the YouTube star and her cousin Sophia......
2019-07-20 02:01

Kylie Jenner's Latest Bathing Suit Snap Is NSFW--or Is It? In the words of Kylie Jenner, "let 'em wonder." While her picturesque gal pal getaway may have ended, that hasn't stopped the reality star from sharing photos from the......
2019-07-20 02:01

Barricaded individual surrenders after 5-hour stand off TUCSON – An individual has been taken into custody after a five-hour police standoff on the northwest side Friday afternoon. According to officials, an individual wanted by Tucson Police Department was located by the U.S. Marshals Service Frida...
2019-07-20 02:01

Glendale mom faces child endangerment charges after leaving 3-month-old in car GLENDALE, Ariz. (KPNX) – A mother is facing child endangerment charges for allegedly leaving her 3-month-old baby in the car while she went grocery shopping.   According to court documents, 27-year-old Jessica Marie Umtuch was arrested for chil...
2019-07-20 02:01

Buyer raised asking price on Mesa home disabled veteran lost over tax dispute MESA, Ariz. (12 News) – Jim Boerner still can’t believe his days in his Mesa home might be numbered—after getting a notice from the Maricopa County Treasurer’s Office that his home would be auctioned off if he didn’t pay his back taxes by June ...
2019-07-20 02:01

Fox News’s star names excuse the inexcusable after Trump's latest racist attack Key figures at the network failed to condemn the ugly scenes on Wednesday – the latest example of the strangely needy Trump-Fox relationship“Send her back! Send her back!” The chant from a largely white crowd at Donald Trump’s campaign rally on Wedne...
2019-07-20 02:34

Fortnite Leakers Band Together To Swear Off Spoiling This Weekend's Big Event In these days of rampant data mining, few things are ever truly surprises. Even Fortnite’s seemingly endless parade of (often literal) bashes isn’t immune, with big moments like the Tilted-Towers-leveling Vault event getting spoiled before players co...
2019-07-20 02:34

Meet The Pixel Artist Recreating Breath of The Wild Scenes In 8-Bit On Tuesday, Instagram user ncxaesthetic began uploading a series of “screenshots” in which he took iconic scenes from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and rendered them in the 8-bit pixel art style of the Game Boy Color Zelda games like Link’s...
2019-07-20 02:34

A New Legend Begins in the First Trailer for Netflix's The Witcher We’ve had teases. We’ve had butt shots. But now, it’s finally time for us to properly introduce ourselves to Henry Cavill’s take on Geralt of Rivia, best known to fans of the CD Projekt Red RPG series and Andrzej Sapkowski novels as the Witcher....
2019-07-20 02:34

Swimmers urged to take precautions with blue-green algae warning in effect along Saint John River New Brunswickers will be looking for ways to cool off this weekend, but if you're swimming in lakes and rivers, you're being advised to keep a close eye out for blue-green algae....
2019-07-20 02:34

Trump: U.S. had 'very good talk' with China; in-person talks may follow U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin had a very good talk with his Chinese counterpart, amid signals from China that officials could soon meet face-to-face in their bid to end a yearlong trade war....
2019-07-20 02:34

Wild video shows cow chased to its death in Home Depot parking lot This cow was dead meat. A wild video shows the moment a slaughterhouse employee slit an escaped cow’s throat outside a Connecticut Home Depot. Dashcam footage of the high “steaks” chase shows the employee pursuing the young cow, kil...
2019-07-20 02:34

Supply Surge Sends Overnight Rates Above 10-Year Yields The persistent supply of U.S. government debt flooding the bond market this year has done little to raise bond yields, except in the market for the shortest-term securities....
2019-07-20 02:51

American Express Revenue, Profit Rise Revenue at American Express was lifted in the latest quarter by higher card-member spending, loans and card fees, though expenses from rewards programs also increased....
2019-07-20 02:51

Meghan McCain opens up about 'horrendous' miscarriage: 'I am not hiding anymore' Meghan McCain, 34, opens up about a "horrendous" miscarriage she suffered weeks ago. "To the end of my days I will remember this child," she says.        ...
2019-07-20 03:00

Felicity Huffman's co-stars Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette speak out on college scandal Felicity Huffman's "Otherhood" co-stars are breaking their silence on her involvement in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.        ...
2019-07-20 03:00

Los Angeles police spied on anti-Trump protesters Case is one of several across the US of police targeting anti-Trump and anti-fascist groups with monitoring and criminal trialsThe Los Angeles police department has revealed in court that it infiltrated an activist group planning anti-Trump protests,...
2019-07-20 03:00

Iran-backed Hezbollah partnering with communist terror groups in Latin America Iran’s main proxy terrorist group is expanding in Latin America and networking with organized crime and other violent groups, according to U.S. and Argentinean officials....
2019-07-20 03:00

This Just Gets Worse and Worse Speaking with reporters outside the White House before jetting off to his private golf club in Bedminster, NJ, on Friday, President Donald Trump backtracked on his bogus backtracking from his weeklong racist rants against Rep. Ilhan Omar and other me...
2019-07-20 03:17

Moderate Democratic Governors Are Worried About All the Wrong Things It is a day that ends in ‘y’, so we have another article about how Democrats are flubbing 2020 by not doing exactly what Hillary Clinton did in 2016, which, as we all know, worked....
2019-07-20 03:17

Man Utd vs Inter Milan: 2019 prediction, TV channel, LIVE stream, h2h, kick-off time, tickets, lineups, odds Manchester United are aiming for their third pre-season win on the bounce as they take on Inter Milan in the International Champions Cup on Saturday....
2019-07-20 03:17

Mesut Ozil has advice for Joe Willock as Unai Emery hails Arsenal's rising star Arsenal head coach Unai Emery believes that Joe Willock has taken "one more step" towards becoming a first-team regular for the Gunners, with Mesut Ozil praising the young midfielder's self-belief in pre-season....
2019-07-20 03:17

Britain to cut Huawei decision from telecoms review: sources Britain plans to publish the results of a long-awaited telecoms supply chain review next week without a decision on the use of equipment made by China's Huawei in future 5G networks, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
2019-07-20 03:51

China's intelligence law looms over EU 5G safeguards: official The European Union cannot ignore China's National Intelligence Law, which requires Chinese citizens to support state information-gathering, as Brussels seeks rules for super-fast mobile networks, a senior EU official said on Friday....
2019-07-20 03:51

U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran Senior American defense officials said some U.S. troops and Patriot air defense missile systems have already arrived at Prince Sultan Air Base, south of Riyadh....
2019-07-20 03:51

Trump says crowd chanting ‘send her back’ are ‘incredible patriots’ U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday Democratric Rep. Ilhan Omar is "lucky to be where she is, let me tell you, and the things that she has said are a disgrace to our country."...
2019-07-20 03:51

Do the Women of Big Little Lies Have a Case? We Asked the Experts The final episode of season 2 of Big Little Lies, airing on July 21, has a lot of questions left to answer. But the biggest one viewers expect the hit HBO show to address is this: Will the titular “big little lie” blow up the lives of Mad...
2019-07-20 03:51

7 Insane Scenes That Wound Up Getting Cut From Avengers: Endgame During a Friday panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus offered fans an inside look at what it was like to piece together the two incredibly complicated films. Not only...
2019-07-20 03:51

NYC subway lines down: Anger as thousands affected by MTA outage during heatwave Know before you go: Find out which MTA lines have suspended their service Friday due to a network communications issue.       ...
2019-07-20 03:51

These luxury swim-up bars make a boozy and bougie summertime splash From lively urban pool parties to cozy cave hideaways, these luxurious swim-up bars offer the perfect refresher for an unforgettable summer.       ...
2019-07-20 03:51

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a visit with workers.       ...
2019-07-20 03:51

Man climbs onto plane wing before takeoff at Nigeria airport An Azman Air plane had been waiting for clearance to takeoff from Lagos, Nigeria, when a man climbed onto the wing.       ...
2019-07-20 03:51

Indians Among 23 Crew Members Aboard British Tanker Seized By Iran Indian nationals are among the 23 people who were onboard the British-flagged oil tanker which was seized by Iran on Saturday, said cargo vessel owner Stena Bulk....
2019-07-20 03:51

"You Can't Talk That Way About Our Country": Trump To Congresswomen President Donald Trump broadly declared Friday that no one should criticize the United States while he is president, part of a renewed attack on four minority congresswomen whom he has targeted as......
2019-07-20 03:51

Lockheed Martin Gets $1.48 Billion Saudi Missile Contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defence system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
2019-07-20 03:51

Buzz Aldrin, Second Man On Moon, "Disappointed" Over US Space Exploration When President Donald Trump asked Buzz Aldrin, the second human ever to walk on the moon, what he thought about the United States' current ability to operate in space 50 years after the Apollo 11......
2019-07-20 03:51

"I Looked At Hell": Eyewitness Of Japan Anime Studio Fire That Killed 34 Details emerged Friday of the horrifying blaze that ripped through a Japanese anime firm, killing dozens including people who tried in vain to reach the roof, but the motive for the suspected arson......
2019-07-20 03:51

"Who Knows Better..": Trump Pits NASA Chief Against Apollo 11 Astronauts President Donald Trump welcomed surviving Apollo 11 crew members Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins to the White House Friday, using the occasion to tell his space chief he would prefer to go straight to......
2019-07-20 03:51

Iran Says It Captured British Oil Tanker; UK Hits Out, Claims 2 Seized Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation to ratchet up tension along a vital international......
2019-07-20 03:51

Scar ('Lion King') takes on Mysterio (Spider-man): Summer's most evil movie villains, ranked "Lion King" hideous standout Scar claws his way into our definitive summer ranking of big-screen baddies. But can he knockout Thanos? Read on.        ...
2019-07-20 03:51

Chelsea’s Ethan Ampadu close to joining RB Leipzig on season-long loan • Ampadu has won eight caps for Wales• Frank Lampard tried to sign him when Derby managerThe Wales international Ethan Ampadu is close to continuing his development at RB Leipzig next season with Chelsea negotiating his departure on a season-long loa...
2019-07-20 04:00

Elderly NYCHA tenants trapped in their homes for 13 days because of elevator They need a lift! Public housing tenants in one Upper West Side building have been trapped in their apartments thanks to an elevator that broke two weeks ago a NYCHA contractor has yet to fix. Residents said Friday the outage has gone on for 13 days ...
2019-07-20 04:00

Communications failure grinds 7 subway lines to a halt during sweltering rush hour commute Seven subway lines ground to a halt for more than 90 minutes on Friday evening, trapping rush hour commuters in trains and tunnels as temperatures in the city soared to 92 degrees. Transit officials on Twitter attributed the suspension of service on ...
2019-07-20 04:00

‘El Chapo’-branded drug packages seized in $5M heroin bust Three alleged drug dealers were busted in the Bronx with $5 million worth of heroin — including packages branded with the name “El Chapo,” officials announced Friday. “The successful investigation announced today disrupted the flow ...
2019-07-20 04:00

|MissSAremembersJohnnyClegg:'Hewasauniversalmanwhobridgedworlds' Miss South Africa, Tamaryn Green, as well as the 2019 pageant's top 16 contestants, took their time to remember this iconic musician and what his legacy means to them....
2019-07-20 04:00

Equifax to Pay Around $700 Million Related to Data Breach The credit-reporting firm is nearing a deal to settle a slew of state and federal investigations into a 2017 data breach that exposed nearly 150 million Americans’ Social Security numbers and other personal information....
2019-07-20 04:17

El Chapo: True drug bosses are still at large The punishment meted out to El Chapo gives the impression that justice has been done. But the really important questions were not asked during his trial, says DW's guest columnist Anabel Hernandez....
2019-07-20 04:17

Iran seizes British tanker in Strait of Hormuz; denies Trump’s claim that drone was brought down  The latest incident comes as tensions rise again in the Persian Gulf, a month after Trump threatened to attack Iran for destroying an American drone....
2019-07-20 04:17

U.S. should reject 'prejudice' on China religious rights: state media The United States should reject "prejudice" and respect facts instead of vilifying China's record on religious rights, the Communist Party newspaper People's Daily said on Saturday after fresh criticism of China's treatment of ethnic Muslims....
2019-07-20 04:34

Saudi king approves hosting U.S. troops to enhance regional security: SPA Saudi Arabia's King Salman approved hosting U.S. forces in the country to boost regional security and stability, the state news agency (SPA) reported on Friday....
2019-07-20 04:34

McDowell makes the cut before home crowd at Royal Portrush British Open notes: McDowell clutch to make cut, Open rookie calls out playing partner for not yelling 'Fore'        ...
2019-07-20 04:34

'It just didn't make any sense': why Australians are turning away from meat Australians are among the biggest meat eaters in the world, but that’s changing. Recent converts to diets with less meat explain their motives There is a scene in the documentary Blue Planet II where a harlequin tuskfish, a 30cm long inhabitant of th...
2019-07-20 04:51

Chip, Dale, your whole damn childhood apparently coming to the DuckTales reboot Real quick, let’s get this out of the way up top: How the fuck did the universe conspire to somehow get us to write not just one, but two separate Newswire stories about Chip ‘N’ Dale’s Rescue Rangers in the summer of 20-goddamn-19? Are we trapped in...
2019-07-20 04:51

Game of Thrones Cast Talks Season 8 Backlash, Petition, More at Comic-Con Game of Thrones cast members Maisie Williams, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Conleth Hill, John Bradley, Liam Cunningham, and Jacob Anderson showed up at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 on......
2019-07-20 04:51

Amazon Prime Video Renews The Boys for Season 2, Adds Aya Cash to Cast A week prior to its premiere, The Boys has been renewed for season 2, Amazon Prime Video announced at San Diego Comic-Con 2019. Aya Cash will join The Boys season 2 cast as Stormfront....
2019-07-20 04:51

The Best Movie and TV Show Trailers From San Diego Comic-Con 2019 The Witcher, Rick and Morty, It Chapter Two, Top Gun: Maverick, His Dark Materials, and more - here are the best movie and TV show trailers released at San Diego Comic-Con 2019....
2019-07-20 04:51

Here's a First Comic-Con Exclusive Clip for Rick and Morty Season 4 The first look at Rick and Morty season 4 is here. During its panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, creators Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon released an exclusive clip for the upcoming fourth season,......
2019-07-20 04:51

ProBeat: Netflix’s abysmal Q2 2019 was no blip Netflix lost 130,000 U.S. subscribers this quarter, the first time in almost eight years. Price increases were a factor, but competition is a worse threat.Read More...
2019-07-20 05:00

As streaming services multiply, here’s what they have to offer If you thought 500 shows was a lot to digest, the era of surplus TV is about to get even bigger. First there was Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Now, a slew of new streaming services are coming, and your favorite shows will soon be splintered across all so...
2019-07-20 05:00

Nvidia replicated the moon landing with RTX graphics You may recall that approximately five years ago, Nvidia showed off its latest lighting tech (at the time) by recreating the Apollo 11 moon landing. The video was meant to help debunk moon landing conspiracy theorists who claimed some of the lighting...
2019-07-20 05:17

Fed Officials Signal Quarter-Point Rate Cut Likely at July Meeting Federal Reserve officials signaled they are ready to cut interest rates by a quarter-percentage point at their coming meeting, while indicating the potential for additional reductions because they are worried about a slowdown in global growth, an inc...
2019-07-20 05:17

Boeing takes $5.6 billion revenue hit to compensate 737 Max customers The financial toll of the jet's grounding is starting to add up for Boeing, which has frozen sales of its flagship aircraft since regulators issued a global grounding of the plane in March....
2019-07-20 05:34

China’s Plan to Lure Big Tech Listings Back Home While China has some of the world’s biggest technology companies, many are listed in the U.S. and Hong Kong. First, there was a push to lure firms back with so-called Chinese depository receipts, or CDRs, which would allow domestic investors to hold ...
2019-07-20 05:34

No one wants the middle seat on airplanes. This design could change that The S1 design from the Colorado-based startup, Molon Labe Seating, features three economy seats in a staggered layout, putting the middle seat slightly behind the aisle and window seats, and at a slightly lower height....
2019-07-20 05:34

No one ever missed a cut quite like Rory McIlroy did at the British Open McIlroy was doomed to an early exit by a disastrous opening round. His second-round 65 before a loving gallery was “one of the most fun rounds of golf I’ve ever played.”...
2019-07-20 05:34

Join The Plastic-Free Club With Etee's Biodegradable Products It is 2019, so I shouldn’t have to tell you that single-use plastic is not good for our planet. Chances are, you have at least one friend who quit using plastic straws and carries a metal one around with them. If you too want to cut down on your plas...
2019-07-20 07:00

Enable 2FA for Your Discord Account so You Don't Get Phished The good news? A recent phishing attempt hit Discord and only ensnared a small batch of users—around 2,500 in all. The bad news? There’s no easy tool to tell if you’re on that list, so you might as well take a moment to reset your password on the se...
2019-07-20 07:00

Pack a Backpack in a Pinch by Rolling Your Clothes Occasionally, we all find ourselves in a position in which we need to pack a bunch of stuff—including clothes—into a backpack. It might be as simple as heading to a friend’s house for the weekend. Or packing your kid up for a weekend at grandma’s. Or...
2019-07-20 07:00

I learned 3 valuable lessons from this new pesto cookbook You may raise an eyebrow at single-subject cookbooks: “Am I really going to make enough cake pops to justify an entire book on the subject?” (I owned the cake pop cookbook. I made them once and donated the book thereafter.)...
2019-07-20 07:00

US: New York man charged with training 'Islamic State' members A 42-year-old former New York resident who was a sniper for the "Islamic State" has been detained without bail. He faces terrorism charges for attempting to recruit and train members for the militant group....
2019-07-20 07:00

Nevada girl, 9, dies days after wind blew bounce house into power lines A 9-year-old Nevada girl has died just days after a gust of wind lifted a bounce house she was inside 10 feet off the ground into power lines last Sunday....
2019-07-20 07:34

Shaun Ryder on early nights, hair loss, and watching Watership Down with Bez Shaun Ryder wants to know what day it is. His brow furrows as he does some quick working out on his fingers. "Wednesday? Wednesday! Coronation Street! Brilliant."...
2019-07-20 07:34

Last chance! July 20 is last day to get Target's 15% teacher discount Teachers can save 15% on select school supplies, clothes and more for Target's Teacher Prep Event through July 20. Here's how educators can save.       ...
2019-07-20 07:34

Rikers guards linked to shooting outside strip club busted on weapons charges Two Rikers correction officers were thrown in Passaic County Jail on weapons possession charges Friday after they were linked to a non-fatal July 13 shooting outside a Paterson strip club. The arrest of Keith Hood, 29, of Staten Island, and Rasheim W...
2019-07-20 07:34

Feds seize nearly 800 children’s brushes that had ‘dangerous’ lead levels They may look cute, but these children’s folding hair brushes are actually chock-full o’ lead — with 25 times the amount allowed by United States law, according to federal officials. Nearly 800 of them were seized in Baltimore, Mary...
2019-07-20 07:34

'Clearly a racist act': After biracial boy dragged by school bus, school settles lawsuit The teen's mother sued the school district in May, alleging a bus driver intentionally closed the door on her 13-year-old biracial son's backpack.        ...
2019-07-20 08:00

Stand Out of Our Light: politics and the big tech threat Books by James Williams and Carles Boix offer fascinating takes on how we can combat anger and distraction onlineWe’re having problems with the internet and big tech, principally Alphabet (Google/YouTube), Amazon, Apple and Facebook. The government h...
2019-07-20 08:51

Harden: New move will look like a travel; it's not James Harden says as part of his offseason efforts toward innovation, he will be working on another move this summer beyond his step-back jumper from two years ago and his side step-back jumper he introduced last season....
2019-07-20 09:00

M's Leake loses perfect game in 9th, blanks L.A. Mike Leake of the Seattle Mariners lost his bid for a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Los Angeles Angels for a 10-0 win Friday night....
2019-07-20 09:00

Yankees have plan for players, fans to stay cool amid heat wave With the temperature expected to approach triple digits in The Bronx this weekend, the Yankees said Friday they would take added precautions at the Stadium, including having hydration stations on all levels of the ballpark. Fans will also be permitte...
2019-07-20 09:00

Fielding gaffe adds to Mets’ pain after Jacob deGrom dominates SAN FRANCISCO — It was déjà vu all over again. As Dominic Smith converged with Amed Rosario on Pablo Sandoval’s pop-up in the 10th inning Friday night, the Mets left fielder’s thoughts turned to his collision last season with the shortstop that had c...
2019-07-20 09:00

Zack Wheeler moves step closer to Mets return SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler was back on a mound Friday, if only for 13 pitches. The Mets right-hander, who is recovering from a shoulder impingement, played catch for a third straight day and then took to a bullpen mound, where he threw from the slo...
2019-07-20 09:00

Yankees’ lineup shows just how savage it is to beat Rockies Aaron Boone wasn’t around for Friday’s series opener against the Rockies, but the Yankees took advantage of their savage lineup in The Bronx again and made easy work of Colorado. With their manager serving a one-game suspension for his profane tirade...
2019-07-20 09:00

Why J.B. Holmes, Shane Lowry are unlikeliest of British Open leaders PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The co-leaders of the British Open entering the weekend at Royal Portrush are both somewhat unlikely candidates. J.B. Holmes entered the week with five missed cuts and a withdrawal in his past seven tournaments and, other...
2019-07-20 09:00

"BJP Government Using Section 144 To Hide Shortcomings": Mayawati BSP chief Mayawati on Saturday alleged that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh was using Section 144 to hide its shortcomings and not allowing anyone to visit Sonbhadra, where 10 people were gunned......
2019-07-20 09:17

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

| Isner rallies to reach Newport semi-finals Three-time champion John Isner rallied to beat Australian Matthew Ebden and reach the semi-finals of the ATP grass court tournament in Newport, Rhode Island....
2019-07-20 09:17

| Herman takes halfway lead at Barbasol Championship Jim Herman credited "a good talking to" from US President Donald Trump with helping him take the halfway lead at the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
2019-07-20 09:17

Thank God Formula One is Ditching High Degradation Tires Oh joyous day! With the new regulations set to appear for the 2021 season of Formula One comes a new set of wheel and tire specifications. The sport is reportedly going to be switching to an 18" wheel package for all cars. With this new switch, ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Show Us the 2007 Mid-Engine Corvette Prototypes, GM When a car company comes out with a long-anticipated debut, it tends to show all the cards it was holding close to the chest during development. It happened when Toyota showed off the Supra and told us how it did the deed with BMW, and now it’s happe...
2019-07-20 09:34

From Ted Hughes to HG Wells: Jeanette Winterson picks the best books about the moon Fifty years since Apollo 11 landed, the novelist shares her favourite books and poems about Earth’s mysterious satelliteThere she is, 239,000 miles from Earth. A lover’s moon, a poet’s moon, a painted moon, made of green cheese, home to the Man in th...
2019-07-20 09:34

‘Fortnite’ is branching out into original video programming In a letter to shareholders earlier this year, Netflix acknowledged what might have seemed at the time like a surprising fact: “We compete with (and lose to) Fortnite more than HBO,” the streaming video giant admitted. So much of the comm...
2019-07-20 09:34

A massive $70 million Netflix deal may finally lure Eddie Murphy back to stand-up comedy For years, veteran comics like Neal Brennan and Chris Rock have lamented the fact that Eddie Murphy has been on a prolonged hiatus from the stand-up game. Though Murphy never addressed his absence from stand-up directly, there have long been rumbling...
2019-07-20 09:34

Greg Hardy on time in UFC: 'I'm a more calm, more happy, more deadly version of myself' Ahead of his bout with Juan Adams at UFC on ESPN 4, Greg Hardy - the controversial former NFL player - discussed his time in the promotion so far.       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

LA Galaxy's Zlatan Ibrahimovic backs up big talk with hat trick in 'El Trafico' win over LAFC After calling himself the best player in MLS, Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored all three LA Galaxy goals in a 3-2 win over city rival LAFC.       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman: Time, Pay-Per-View info for welterweight title fight Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman face off Saturday in a welterweight title showdown at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Will there ever be another 300-game winner? Baseball Hall of Fame's standards have changed The bar for a pitcher getting elected into the Hall of Fame has changed over time. Mike Mussina and Roy Halladay have proven that and are both worthy.       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Dan Le Batard delivers impassioned rebuke of racist 'send her back' chant despite ESPN rules ESPN radio and TV personality Dan Le Batard ripped the racist "Send her back" chant from a Trump rally, which targeted Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Howard has 21 points and 10 rebounds, Storm beat Aces Natasha Howard had 21 points, 10 rebounds, six blocks and four steals and the Seattle Storm beat the Las Vegas Aces 69-66 for their fourth straight victory       ...
2019-07-20 09:34

Black US lawmaker says white man told her to 'go back where you came from’ State representative Erica Thomas says she was verbally attacked in supermarket while shopping with her nine-year-old daughterA pregnant African American lawmaker in Georgia said she was verbally attacked in a supermarket Friday by a middle-aged whit...
2019-07-20 09:51

Porsche To Use Holoride's Virtual Reality Tech To Keep Rear Passengers Entertained Porsche has collaborated with Munich-based entertainment firm Holoride to come out with a special Virtual Reality (VR) based entertainment device for rear passengers....
2019-07-20 09:51

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South Asia GAUHATI, India — Officials say the death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries. At least 90 people have died in Nepal and 50 in India’s Assam stat...
2019-07-20 10:00

Brazil medical educator Afya plans acquisitions, international expansion Brazilian medical education group Afya Ltd plans to double the number of undergraduate students, to acquire companies and expand internationally, following its initial public offering on Nasdaq, said Chief Executive Officer Virgilio Gibbon....
2019-07-20 10:17

Workers in Spain’s Strawberry Fields Speak Out on Abuse Ten Moroccan women who worked as pickers have filed suits complaining of sexual harassment and assault, rape, human trafficking and labor violations....
2019-07-20 10:34

U.K. Voters’ Frustration High as 99% Are Sidelined in Prime Minister Election With less than 1 percent of registered voters making a consequential decision at a critical time, many are questioning the foundations of their democracy....
2019-07-20 10:34

Game of Thrones Stars Didn't Hold Back From Addressing Season 8 Hate at Comic-Con 2019 Consider the Game of Thrones cast perfectly unbothered by all of the criticism surrounding the eighth and final season. In what marked their final appearance at Comic-Con, several stars......
2019-07-20 11:34

With Splayed Wingtips, Fanned Tail, Airbus Tries "Biomimicry" Technology Airbus on Friday unveiled a concept aircraft with splayed wingtips and a fanned tail inspired by the feathers of an eagle as it experiments with "biomimicry" technology that could eventually lead to......
2019-07-20 12:00

NSA contractor sentenced to nine years over theft of classified info In 2016, federal agents arrested NSA contractor Harold Martin for stealing up to 50TB of classified information, and reports claimed that included offensive hacking technology designed to break into foreign computer networks. Sources for the data he....
2019-07-20 12:01

Drone targets base of Iran-backed militia in northern Iraq Iraqi security officials announced Friday that an unmanned drone dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in northern Iraq, wounding two people....
2019-07-20 12:17

Man Utd vs Inter Milan LIVE stream, TV channel info and UK time: How to watch pre-season football online Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is focusing on the task of preparing Manchester United for the third game of their pre-season campaign with the squad having been boosted by the arrivals of Matteo Darmian, Fred and Dean Henderson....
2019-07-20 12:51

PS4 Free Games Download: Try this new PlayStation exclusive from Sony this week One of Sony's most successful new titles has a pretty robust trial going live on the PlayStation Store this weekend - here's what you need to know about this exciting new demo....
2019-07-20 12:51

The Open 2019: third round – live! Updates from Saturday’s play at Royal PortrushThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenAnd why not email scott.murray@theguardian.com 12.21pm BST A birdie for G-Mac on 11. He curls a lovely right-to-left 25-footer into the cup. He’s level par ...
2019-07-20 13:34

Newcastle have gambled on Bruce but shadow of Benítez looms large | Louise Taylor Steve Bruce may be a geordie but that will not be enough to fill Rafael Benítez’s sizeable shoes and a sceptical Gallowgate will need an awful lot of convincingSome years ago Steve Bruce wrote a trilogy of football-based thrillers. Their hero was Ste...
2019-07-20 13:34

Algeria fans celebrate Africa Cup of Nations win – video Fans have been celebrating Algeria’s Africa Cup of Nations title after a second-minute goal by Baghdad Bounedjah gave them a 1-0 win over Senegal in the final. Their players and fans celebrated a career-defining achievement as the Fennec Foxes claime...
2019-07-20 13:34

Pete Buttigieg says he's obligated 'with the privilege of whiteness' to speak out on systemic racism South Bend mayor and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg has continued his efforts to try to reach out to black voters in a new fundraising email, where he says he welcomes the "obligation as a candidate with the privilege of whiteness on my side" to speak o...
2019-07-20 13:34

Death and broken livelihoods: farmers and wildfires in British Columbia | Joanna Chiu As wildfires increase in intensity, how can farmers safeguard their animals – and their way of life? Two years after wildfires killed the pigs on his family farms in British Columbia, Scott Kellington is still coming to terms with the destruction.Thi...
2019-07-20 14:00

Tough Rome opener takes its toll on ERC crews "FIA European Rally Championship crews faced a tricky start to Rally di Roma Capitale, with the rally-opening Pico-Greci stage claiming Niki Mayr-Melnhof’s Ford Fiesta R5 and other drivers hitting trouble."...
2019-07-20 14:17

CHEAP: Hit peak performance with Fitbit’s Ionic watch for just $199.95 ($50 off) Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Research has shown that working out at your optimum heart rate will not only improve your overall health, but also deliver the most effective performance gains. A...
2019-07-20 14:34

40 years later, astronomers revisit the pulsar from ‘Unknown Pleasures’ The English rock band Joy Division released their debut studio album “Unknown Pleasures” 40 years ago. The front cover doesn’t feature any words, only a now iconic black and white data graph showing 80 wiggly lines representing a signal from a pulsar...
2019-07-20 14:34

Oti Mabuse: ‘When was I happiest? When I realised I was meant to be a dancer’ The Strictly Come Dancing professional on quitting engineering, and her penchant for spare ribs and positive thinkingBorn in South Africa, Mabuse, 28, began dancing as a young child. After studying civil engineering at university, she moved to Europe...
2019-07-20 14:51

Fit in my 40s: why your beloved may not be your ideal running partner My other half took off like he was running away from someone. That someone was me• Fitness tips: why it’s good to run with someoneMy Mr, in this photograph, is posed by a model, but the element that is furthest from reality is that we’re running next...
2019-07-20 14:51

InvisibleShield Glass+ Privacy screen protector: Keep your iPhone XS safe from drops and prying eyes When commuting in a packed train, traveling on an airplane for business, standing in lines, or working on your phone in other public areas it is important to maintain security of your information. Privacy screen protectors are a great way to protect ...
2019-07-20 15:00

OZY Fest canceled due to NYC heatwave OZY Fest, a two-day music and cultural event set for New York's Central Park, was canceled due to this weekend's anticipated heatwave, organizers said....
2019-07-20 15:17

Mercedes F1 driver Bottas tests WRC leading Toyota Yaris in Finland Mercedes Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas has raised speculation that he will compete in a rally again in the near future after testing a Toyota Yaris WRC on Friday...
2019-07-20 15:51

5 Things To Know Before Applying For PAN (Permanent Account Number) Card According to the Income Tax Department, online applications for PAN card can be made through either of the websites of NSDL (National Securities Depository Limited) and UTITSL....
2019-07-20 16:17

China gas factory blast kills at least 12 At least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered windows and blew out doors as far as 3 kilometers away....
2019-07-20 16:17

Germany and France condemn Iran's seizure of British tanker Germany and France expressed "solidarity" with the United Kingdom after Iran seized the Stena Impero on Friday. The incident came amid already deteriorating diplomatic relations between Iran and several Western powers....
2019-07-20 16:17

Conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin still insists moon landing was fake Bart Sibrel, a filmmaker and conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin, has centered his career around disproving the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969.        ...
2019-07-20 16:34

Sheila Dikshit Will Be Remembered For Delhi's Development: Manmohan Singh Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the people of the national capital will remember ex-chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who died of a cardiac arrest today, for her contribution to the......
2019-07-20 16:34

Deeply Saddended By The Demise Of Sheila Dikshit: PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his condolences over the death of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit.The three-time chief minister was admitted to a private hospital in Delhi this......
2019-07-20 16:34

22 Pilgrims Have Died In Amarnath This Year: Official Six persons have died in the past four days during the ongoing pilgrimage to Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in this year''s pilgrimage to 22, officials said on......
2019-07-20 16:34

For under $30, this course bundle simplifies IT project management The steps for leading a successful tech program are outlined in The Complete IT Project Management Certification Bundle, a nearly $800 package of courses now discounted over 90 percent to only $29 from TNW Deals....
2019-07-20 16:34

Britain warns Iran of 'serious consequences' if British-flagged oil tanker not released Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker potentially marks a major escalation in tensions between Iran and the West since they began rising in May.        ...
2019-07-20 17:00

| Kenya opens Africa's largest wind power project Kenya has unveiled Africa's largest wind power plant, a project aimed at reducing electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels and moving the nation to meet its ambitious goal of 100% green energy next year....
2019-07-20 17:01

Paul Pogba back to Juventus? Maurizio Sarri coy over interest in Man Utd star Maurizio Sarri has confirmed he is a fan of Paul Pogba, but admits he is in dark regarding whether Juventus will make a move to re-sign the midfielder from Manchester United....
2019-07-20 17:01

This guy draws in his sleep — but has ‘no artistic talent’ when awake You’ve heard of sleepwalking and sleep-talking, even sleep-texting, but you’ve probably never heard of sleep drawing. Lee Hadwin started scribbling while snoozing at age 4, when he would scrawl on the walls, the BBC reported. As he aged, ...
2019-07-20 17:17

'It: Chapter 2' cast dish on Pennywise at Comic-Con: 'It was like an animal on set' As Pennywise, Bill Skarsgard freaked out his 'It: Chapter 2' co-stars like Bill Hader and Jessica Chastain, but all had love for him at Comic-Con.        ...
2019-07-20 17:17

|Africa'sworkforcesettoovertakeAsiabyendofthe21stcentury Africa’s potential workforce will likely be larger than that of Asia by the end of the 21st century as both continents wrestle with different demographic and economic challenges....
2019-07-20 18:00

|Boeing737Maxlatest:Friendsinhighplaces The crashes of two Boeing Co. 737 Max jetliners have put the aerospace giant on a perilous course through multiple US investigations. But as it faces off against the government, Boeing will be dealing with a lot of familiar faces....
2019-07-20 18:00

Australian territory gives major status to solar plan by Singapore's Sun Cable Australia's Northern Territory has given major project status to an ambitious plan to transmit 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar power to Singapore by subsea cable, its chief minister said on Saturday....
2019-07-20 18:00

#CheerUpCharlie: West End stars send touching messages to schoolboy bullied over his love of musicals West End stars have rallied round to send messages of support to a nine-year-old boy who was being bullied at school for his love of musical theatre....
2019-07-20 18:17

How melting plastic waste could heat homes Breakthrough means less pollution and lower greenhouse gas emissionsIt is a problem bedevilling households across the UK: what can we do with the mountains of food-spattered plastic waste left in our bins?Now a group of scientists say they have the a...
2019-07-20 18:34

The Greatest Leap, part 5: Saving the crew of Apollo 13 Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. As Apollo 13 astronaut Fred Haise floated in the tunnel snaking between the Lunar Module and Command Module, he heard—and felt—a loud bang...
2019-07-20 18:51

Unlicensed “health coach” claims health advice is free speech—court disagrees Enlarge / Unlicensed "health coach" Heather Del Castillo (credit: Institute for Justice) A federal court on Wednesday rejected claims by an unlicensed “health coach” that the unqualified health advice she provided to paying clients was protected sp...
2019-07-20 18:51

Blue Jays’ Danny Jansen shaves mustache during game DETROIT — Danny Jansen was hitless in his first three at-bats when he tried to change his luck — by shaving his mustache. “Got a hit right after,” the Toronto catcher said. “Maybe I’m a little superstitious.” Jansen̵...
2019-07-20 19:17

BN Verdict – Luke Campbell must refuse to be Vasyl Lomachenko’s latest plaything Luke Campbell finds himself in the unenviable position of trying to solve the Vasyl Lomachenko riddle in London on August 31, writes Elliot Worsell The post BN Verdict – Luke Campbell must refuse to be Vasyl Lomachenko’s latest plaything appeared fir...
2019-07-20 19:34

Teofimo Lopez is extended 12 rounds for the first time as a pro Brooklyn's Teofimo Lopez had a frustrating night against Masayoshi Nakatani yet was still a clear winner on the scorecards The post Teofimo Lopez is extended 12 rounds for the first time as a pro appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-20 19:34

British Open: Kyle Stanley unapologetic about 'Fore' incident with rookie Kyle Stanley refused to show remorse for failing to shout 'Fore' during the second round of the British Open. "To me it's kind of a non-issue."        ...
2019-07-20 19:51

Thomas cracks as Pinot edges dogged Alaphilippe on the Tourmalet "Thibaut Pinot led home a glorious French one-two on the mythical Col du Tourmalet as compatriot Julian Alaphilippe strengthened his grip on the yellow jersey after defending champion Geraint Thomas cracked one kilometre from the summit in Stage 14."...
2019-07-20 20:00

Di Resta's R-Motorsport DTM team boss to "apologise" over pit drama R-Motorsport boss Florian Kamelger says his Aston Martin outfit should apologise to Paul di Resta after a pitstop problem in the DTM's Assen opener lost the driver a strong result...
2019-07-20 20:01

New footage by Iran purportedly shows commandos rappelling onto UK-flagged oil tanker Britain warned Iran that it’s on a “dangerous path” after its authorities seized a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf, but the regime insists it was a “reciprocal” measure amid economic sanctions....
2019-07-20 20:51

Golfers in war of words after caddie's mom hit by stray ball His drive hit his playing partner's caddie's mom, but Kyle Stanley's refusal to shout "fore" sparked a war of words in the Open at Royal Portrush Friday....
2019-07-20 20:51

President Trump will 'personally vouch' for jailed rapper Rocky A$AP U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday he spoke to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven about the detainment of rapper A$AP Rocky in Lofven's country....
2019-07-20 20:51

Alaphilippe extends Tour de France lead Going into the Tour de France's first big mountain climb in the Pyrenees, the question was: How much time would Geraint Thomas make up on Julian Alaphilippe?...
2019-07-20 21:00

Recommended Reading: The race back to the Moon Dueling superpowers, rival billionaires. Inside the new race to the Moon Jeffrey Kluger, Time SpaceX, Blue Origin and others are in a heated battle to help NASA return the US to the Moon. Time takes an in-depth look at the new space race and the k....
2019-07-20 21:17

Watch astronauts reach space on Apollo 11's 50th anniversary Earth is about to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary in one of the most fitting ways possible: sending people to space on the same day. NASA's Andrew Morgan (shown at left), Roscosmos' Alexander Skvortsov and the ESA's Luca Parmita...
2019-07-20 21:17

Moon Landing Conspiracy Theorists Biting Dust On the 50th Anniversary of First Lunar Mission Today, July 20 2019, at precisely 4:17:40PM ET, it is exactly fifty years since the Apollo Lunar Module ‘Eagle’ touched down on the Moon and while anniversary events are being held all over the world in honor of this monumental historic achievement ...
2019-07-20 21:17

FTC agrees to settle with Google after child privacy violations found on YouTube Google, who owns the video streaming company YouTube, is expected to pay a multimillion dollar fine for violating federal privacy laws protecting children as part of a settlement....
2019-07-20 21:17

Why The 2020 Corvette C8 Really Is a Bigger Deal Than Every Other Car Right Now Impressive engineering, relatively low list price and striking looks aside the 2020 Corvette C8 really is one of the most significant things to happen in cars in a long time. If you disagree, I’m going to change your mind....
2019-07-20 21:17

The Moment When You Commit to Driving Down a Flight of Stairs We’re all trying to get more exercise, but most of us don’t bring our Acura SUVs along for the ride. A woman attempting to leave the fancy Sheraton Wall Centre hotel in Vancouver on Friday morning ended up getting her steps in, but scrapped the hell ...
2019-07-20 21:17

Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli dies at 92 Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli, known for designing some of the world’s tallest and most iconic buildings, has died. He was 92.        ...
2019-07-20 21:17

Meghan McCain opens up about 'horrendous' miscarriage "The View" co-host, 34, revealed in an op-ed for the New York Times Friday that she lost a pregnancy weeks ago.        ...
2019-07-20 21:17

| VAR will cause 'controversy' admits Premier League chief Premier League interim chief executive Richard Masters admits VAR is certain to cause "controversy" when the technology makes its English top-flight debut this season....
2019-07-20 21:34

| Edu urges Arsenal to rediscover winning mentality Arsenal's new technical director Edu has challenged the Gunners to find a winning mentality as they bid to erase memories of last season's disappointments....
2019-07-20 21:34

Hitler loses a squash game in the latest bugnuts Preacher trailer Although we spent upwards of four minutes this morning doing historical research to try to figure this out, as far as we know, there’s no real evidence that Hitler enjoyed racket sports. Tennis, possibly, but racquetball? Squash? History refuses to s...
2019-07-20 21:51

The moderate squad: swing-state Democrats wary of leftward path Trump’s racist attacks on four progressives lit a fire but many say the middle of the road is the best way to the White HouseTwo years ago, a chastened group of Democrats came to Berryville, Virginia. In a town of 4,300, in a Republican district they...
2019-07-20 21:51

Hawaii officials say they want peaceful end to protest over giant telescope Thirty Meter Telescope to be built on state’s highest peakMore than 1,000 activists fight development on Mauna KeaOfficials in Hawaii have said they will not call up additional national guard troops or use force on peaceful protesters who are blockin...
2019-07-20 21:51

The Great Hack: the film that goes behind the scenes of the Facebook data scandal This week, a Netflix documentary on Cambridge Analytica sheds light on one of the most complex scandals of our time. Carole Cadwalladr, who broke the story and appears in the film, looks at the fallout – and finds ‘surveillance capitalism’ out of con...
2019-07-20 21:51

Yes, women like porn too – we're all just trained to believe they don't | Arwa Mahdawi We’re told men are biologically wired to be more sexual than women, but this is junk science used to excuse bad behaviorSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Continue reading......
2019-07-20 21:51

Trump revives the idea of a ‘white man’s country’, America’s original sin | Nell Painter It can’t be left to black Americans alone to resist the president’s racism. Citizens of all colours need to resist, and embrace activismThe idea that some US inhabitants deserve the land, deserve to stay and to occupy it, and that others must go – to...
2019-07-20 21:51

I swore I’d never mention marriage again, but everyone deserves an Instagram wedding | Grace Dent Those perfectly curated, hashtag-ready photos are so seductive, they practically pull us down the aisleWhile the traditional requirements of a lifelong marriage – fidelity, eternal selflessness and so on – are deeply unfashionable, getting married in...
2019-07-20 21:51

How dare a woman breastfeed her baby on a plane! She might offend the bigots | Nell Frizzell When Dutch airline KLM says it may ask nursing mothers to cover themselves if passengers object, misogyny is winningWell, I for one welcome the news: as of this week, anybody asked to cover up while breastfeeding on a KLM flight can now walk, bare-br...
2019-07-20 21:51

Peace is war as armed groups roil Colombia's lawless border region A peace deal with Farc guerrillas was meant to end decades of conflict but in Catatumbo violence is worse than everCamilo Pérez lost two brothers to Colombia’s long war. One was murdered by state-aligned militias, who falsely accused him of collabora...
2019-07-20 21:51

‘We had a row, she left. It was the last time I saw her’: anguish of Emanuela Orlandi’s brother Brother tells of his family’s pain as 36-year investigation into missing Vatican teenager takes another bizarre twistA missing teenager, an empty tomb, a swirl of dark theories, and the closed doors and habitual secrecy of the Vatican. It sounds like...
2019-07-20 21:51

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unscheduled landing nearby, slammed into a hardware store....
2019-07-20 22:00

Tour de France: Home riders Alaphilippe and Pinot on a roll French riders are thriving in the picturesque Pyrenees mountains. Thibaut Pinot has dragged himself back into contention after a major setback, while overall leader Julian Alaphilippe powers on....
2019-07-20 22:00

UK pro-EU campaigners hold 'No to Boris' march in London Anti-Brexit campaigners have marched through central London in a show of opposition to Britain's exit from the EU. Among the attractions was a giant balloon effigy of Britain's likely next prime minister, Boris Johnson....
2019-07-20 22:00

World-renowned architect Cesar Pelli dies at age 92 Cesar Pelli, an architect known for some of the most famous skyscrapers, including one in Malaysia, which was once the world's tallest structure, has died....
2019-07-20 22:17

Dillian Whyte vs Oscar Rivas fight LIVE: Stream details, Dave Allen vs David Price updates and point scoring British heavyweight Dillian Whyte returns to the ring tonight in an intriguing contest against the undefeated Oscar Rivas of Colombia at the O2 Arena....
2019-07-20 22:34

Apollo 11: Original Moon landing recordings bought for $217 in 1976 sold at auction for $1.82M A set of original videotape recordings of the Apollo 11 Moon landing that were bought for $217.77 at a government surplus auction by a former NASA intern in the 1970s have sold at auction for $1.82M....
2019-07-20 22:51

Rare albino porcupine spotted at Maine museum A mysterious hairy, white creature found on the lawn of the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine this week was later determined to be a rare albino porcupine. ...
2019-07-20 22:51

W Series reversed grid Assen race order decided with Chadwick last A second non-championship W Series race at Assen will run with an entirely reversed grid with Williams Formula 1 development driver Jamie Chadwick starting last...
2019-07-20 22:51

Puerto Rico protesters stand up to vulgar texts, alleged corruption, and years of scandal Puerto Rico is bracing for a massive protest Monday calling for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s resignation. Vulgar and misogynistic text messages from him spurred thousands of Puerto Ricans to demonstrate in the capital San Juan on Friday and Saturday, the ...
2019-07-20 23:17

Travis d’Arnaud epitomizes huge Mets flaw that needs to end You know what would scare the heck out of me if I ran the Mets and was considering whether to trade Noah Syndergaard? Travis d’Arnaud. The Mets botched every step along the way this year with d’Arnaud. They tendered him a contract when maybe they sho...
2019-07-20 23:17

Frankie Dettori and Star Catcher shine brightest to win Irish Oaks • Italian wins race at the Curragh for fifth time• ‘We put our necks on the blocks,’ says DettoriFrankie Dettori outrode his fellow jockeys once again and stole a Classic from the front aboard Star Catcher in the Irish Oaks. The Italian, winning this...
2019-07-20 23:17

'We were a real family': Algeria reflect on Africa Cup of Nations win – video ‘We were like brothers, we were a real family,’ said Algeria player Aïssa Mandi after Algeria won the Africa Cup of Nations for the second time, beating Senegal 1-0 in the final with a heavily deflected goal early on by Al Sadd striker Baghdad Bouned...
2019-07-20 23:17

Walking on the moon? 'I don't believe it's true,' NASCAR's Ryan Newman says In the NASCAR garage, there are plenty of drivers who don't believe - or are skeptical - that Apollo 11 and the moonwalk happened 50 years ago.       ...
2019-07-20 23:17

Lowry breaks course record to seize control at The Open "If there were any nerves concealed behind Shane Lowry\u0027s thick beard they had no impact on his golf as the Irishman took the British Open by the scruff of the neck with a sensational course record in Saturday\u0027s third round."...
2019-07-20 23:17

Ford Secretly Directed Dealers to Fix Faulty Transmissions for a Week: Report Ford directed dealers to fix, for free, faulty transmissions the automaker knowingly sold customers if owners noticed a problem and got their vehicles into a dealership by July 19, the Detroit Free Press reports....
2019-07-20 23:34

Nigeria president condemns latest killings in northwestern Sokoto state Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of 37 people by bandits in the northwestern state of Sokoto, his spokesman said in a statement....
2019-07-20 23:34

Pompeo expresses disappointment over Turkey's acquisition of Russian missiles U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Turkey's Foreign Minister on Saturday and expressed disappointment over the country's acquisition of the Russian S-400 missile system, the U.S. State Department said in a statement....
2019-07-20 23:34

Saudi Arabia says evacuated crew member of Iranian ship sent to Oman: SPA Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it had sent a crew member of an Iranian ship who was previously evacuated for medical reasons from a vessel off the Yemeni port of Hodeidah, to Oman....
2019-07-20 23:34

Iranian ship repaired in Saudi Arabia heads back to Iran An Iranian ship which had gone to Jeddah port in Saudi Arabia because of technical problems in May is heading back to Iran, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday....
2019-07-20 23:34

Iran tanker seizure raises serious questions for international shipping: UK's Hunt Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker raises very serious questions for British and international shipping in the Strait of Hormuz, foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Saturday....
2019-07-20 23:34

'Boris blimp' takes to the London skies in pro-EU protest Opponents of Britain's exit from the EU hoisted a "Boris blimp" portraying the UK's likely next prime minister as a crying child as they demonstrated outside parliament on Saturday....
2019-07-20 23:34

Trump says he 'vouches' for detained U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's release in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would vouch for the bail of detained American rapper A$AP Rocky, who was arrested in Sweden in connection with a street fight that occurred in June....
2019-07-20 23:34

Fortnite's Giant Monster And Robot Finally Fought Today was the long-awaited battle between Fortnite’s giant monster, Cattus, and giant robot, Doggus. It was pretty much what players expected, but it sure was dramatic....
2019-07-20 23:34

Renowned Hungarian philosopher Agnes Heller dies at 90 Agnes Heller, a dissident under Hungary's communist regime, was a fierce critic of current Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his nationalist politics. The Holocaust survivor lost most of her family in concentration camps....
2019-07-20 23:51

Audrina Patridge Enjoys ''Nice Reset'' With Daughter After Getting a Temporary Restraining Order Against Ex There's nothing more special than some much-needed mother-daughter time! Audrina Patridge is soaking up the sun and cherishing quality time with her 3-year-old daughter, Kirra. It......
2019-07-21 00:00

Inside Priyanka Chopra's Luxurious Birthday Trip to Miami Priyanka Chopra is spending her 37th birthday like a baller! The actress is celebrating in Miami with husband Nick Jonas, her mother Madhu Chopra and friends. The group spent Friday......
2019-07-21 00:00

The London Police Twitter feed was hacked. Then Trump got in on the act. LONDON — The London Metropolitan Police’s twitter account started acting very strangely. The force’s official twitter feed, which has 1.2 million followers, normally pushes out updates on arrests or a......
2019-07-21 00:34

Polish city’s first LGBT pride parade disrupted Police in eastern Poland say they detained a number of people who verbally abused and tried to block participants in the first LGBT pride parade held in a city that hosted far-right marches in the past...
2019-07-21 00:34

Vatican college space holds bones of dozens, expert says A genetics expert retained by the family of a Vatican girl who went missing in 1983 said a cavernous underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of bones that appear to be from dozens of individuals both “adult and non-adult”...
2019-07-21 00:34

We should legalize drinking at 18 to make college life safer Out of 190 countries, only 12 have drinking ages as high as ours. We are keeping company with cool kids on the block like Iraq, Oman and Equatorial Guinea. Congress raised the age to 21 in 1984 to combat drunk-driving fatalities; states were coerced ...
2019-07-21 00:34

Sheila Dikshit Loved Music, Watched Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge 20 Times Sheila Dikshit, the veteran Congress leader and the longest serving chief minister of Delhi who died today, was fond of Western music since her young days and would sit near the radio waiting for her......
2019-07-21 00:51

Irish eyes are smiling: Lowry leads Open by 4 Shane Lowry broke out of a four-way tie late on the front nine Saturday en route to a tournament-best 63. He has a four-shot lead going into the final round of the Open Championship....
2019-07-21 00:51

Can anyone catch Shane Lowry at The Open? He's got a big lead. He's the local favorite. But there are some big names lurking. With bad weather predicted, could it be a wild Sunday at The Open? We answer all the big questions heading into the final round....
2019-07-21 00:51

Wiggins: It's not all over for G, despite Tourmalet torment "Despite suffering on the Tourmalet on a brutal Stage 14 of the 2019 Tour de France on Saturday, Geraint Thomas is still in with a shout of retaining his yellow jersey, according to Bradley Wiggins."...
2019-07-21 01:34

Migrants hurt in North Macedonia after driver jumps from moving truck Police in North Macedonia said on Saturday that 34 Afghan migrants have been injured in a highway accident after the driver of a truck carrying them north toward Serbia jumped from the moving vehicle attempting to escape a police patrol....
2019-07-21 01:51

Brooks Koepka keeps slim British Open chances alive despite 'really bad' putting There are a few factors that figure to work in Koepka's favor Sunday. It always helps to have been in the arena before and emerged victorious. Multiply that by four.        ...
2019-07-21 02:17

Expert says Vatican space holds bones of dozens amid bid to solve girl’s 1983 disappearance A genetics expert hired by the family of a 15-year-old girl who disappeared in 1983 said Saturday that an underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of "adult and non-adult" bones that appear to be from dozens of individuals....
2019-07-21 02:34

Cameron Boyce's Mom Breaks Her Silence on His Death in Heartwarming Tribute Libby Boyce is opening up and speaking about her late son, Cameron Boyce. She shared a heartwarming post on Instagram, which comes nearly two weeks after the Disney Channel star passed......
2019-07-21 02:34

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo over unspecified security concerns When asked for more details about why flights had been suspended and what security arrangements the airline was reviewing, a spokeswoman for British Airways responded: "We never discuss matters of security."...
2019-07-21 02:51

Michelle Obama after Trump's racist tweets: 'What truly makes our country great is diversity' Former first lady Michelle Obama in a tweet Friday made an oblique reference to President Donald Trump's racist jabs against a foursome of first-term congresswomen of color, saying that "what truly makes our country great is its diversity."...
2019-07-21 03:00

The new Terminator board game is actually worth your time Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Even Terminator has a board game now. In the “golden age” of tabletop gaming, companies and licensing have...
2019-07-21 03:00

Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after historic moon landing Capping a week of celebrations over the historic Apollo 11 mission, Vice President Mike Pence joined astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday at the launch pad in Florida that sent the moonwalker and his two crew mates to space for humankind's first steps o...
2019-07-21 03:00

How to Stream the Veronica Mars Movie Before Binging Season 4 Hulu released season 4 of Veronica Mars Friday, a week early, as a birthday present for its star Kristin Bell. Her birthday was July 18th. If you’re all caught up, you can stream that now through the service....
2019-07-21 03:17

Arsenal 3 Fiorentina 0: Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock strike in International Champions Cup victory Eddie Nketiah continued his impressive pre-season goal-scoring streak with a match-winning brace in Arsenal's 3-0 victory over Fiorentina on Saturday....
2019-07-21 03:17

The Jets’ biggest change hasn’t even happened yet When the Jets take the field Thursday for their first training practice of 2019, the signs of change will be easy to spot. New head coach Adam Gase will be running the practice. New general manager Joe Douglas will be watching from the sideline. New ...
2019-07-21 03:17

YES booth has distorted take on Yankees’ absurdities Doesn’t matter if it’s high-def TV on a 72-inch screen. Don’t believe what you see, believe what you’re told. Thursday afternoon, in his first at-bat against the Rays, Brett Gardner, 35 years old, struck out looking at a pitch that appeared a tad ins...
2019-07-21 03:17

Enter Sandman: Hall of Fame weekend in Cooperstown belongs to Mariano Rivera Rivera, whose 652 career saves are the most of all time, was the first player to ever receive 100 percent of the Hall of Fame vote.       ...
2019-07-21 03:17

Báez, bullpen lead streaking Cubs over Padres 6-5 Javier Báez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer and four Cubs relievers combined for one-hit ball over the final four innings, lifting Chicago to a 6-5 victory over the San Diego Padres       ...
2019-07-21 03:17

Hot day, hot bats: Yanks torch Rockies 11-5, win 5th in row Edwin Encarnación chased Anthony Senzatela with a two-run double in a five-run second inning during an 11-5 romp that extended New York's winning streak to five       ...
2019-07-21 03:17

How to cool off during this weekend’s heat wave Feeling the heat? Here are seven ways to stay cool this record-breaking weekend: Five extra New York Public Library branches will be open Sunday to provide a cool spot to relax, and Brooklyn and Queens libraries will also keep doors open at a number ...
2019-07-21 04:00

Cops ask crooks to please take weekend off due to extreme heat Police in a Massachusetts town are asking crooks to take the weekend off — because it’s too hot. “Due to the extreme heat, we are asking anyone thinking of doing criminal activity to hold off until Monday,’’ Braintree cops said in a Facebook post. “I...
2019-07-21 04:17

Democratic presidential hopefuls call for Puerto Rico’s governor to resign Protesters are outraged over offensive comments in leaked online messages between Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and other officials. Rosselló’s constituents say they are also fed up with charges of corruption against public servants....
2019-07-21 04:17

Marvel Just Revealed Release Dates and Logos for Its Disney+ Series Marvel Studios is dropping all kinds of news out of San Diego Comic-Con, you didn’t think they’d forget their big heroes heading to the little screen did you?Read more......
2019-07-21 04:34

Comic-Con 2019 is here! See all the stars, from Angelina Jolie to Tom Cruise It's Comic-Con time! Stars flocked to the annual convention's famous Hall H to show off their latest projects in San Diego.        ...
2019-07-21 05:00

Guerrero's grand slam helps Blue Jays beat Tigers 7-5 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his first career grand slam, a 441-foot drive toward the bushes at Comerica Park that helped the Toronto Blue Jays rally for a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers       ...
2019-07-21 05:00

Whyte survives rocky Rivas test but the wait for a title shot goes on Dillian Whyte recovers from a ninth-round knockdown to outpoint Oscar Rivas and win the WBC interim heavyweight title in London, writes Elliot Worsell The post Whyte survives rocky Rivas test but the wait for a title shot goes on appeared first on Bo...
2019-07-21 05:17

Natalie Portman Will Be the Female Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder, Out November 2021 Thor 4 is happening. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Natalie Portman will be the God of thunder for a third Thor sequel - titled Thor: Love and......
2019-07-21 05:51

Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilized More than 1,000 firefighters battled three blazes sweeping across central Portugal early on Sunday, prompting authorities to partially evacuate a village and leaving one person with severe injuries....
2019-07-21 05:51

Private investigator has spent a decade on Jeffrey Epstein's trail When Detective Michael Fisten hung up his badge after 30 years in law enforcement and started a new career as a private investigator, he thought his first case wouldn't last more than a couple of weeks....
2019-07-21 06:00

Drug companies shipped thousands of pain pill orders it should have halted, documents say Drug companies flooded vulnerable communities in American with billions of painkillers for years in the name of profit without proper oversight, highlighting the pharmaceutical industry's role in the opioid epidemic according to federal authorities. ...
2019-07-21 06:00

Marvel Studios Unveils Diverse Film Lineup at Comic-Con The studio’s upcoming slate includes the first openly L.G.B.T.Q. superhero in a Marvel film, a superhero who is disabled, and a film anchored by an Asian superhero....
2019-07-21 06:17

Mom of two was misdiagnosed with cancer, endured chemo and surgery before the mistake was found A mother-of-two from England was misdiagnosed with cancer three years ago, with doctors telling her she had a particularly aggressive form of the disease that would require intense treatment and surgery. It took months before the hospital realized th...
2019-07-21 06:34

Award-Winning Lamb Under Investigation For PEDs A grand champion lamb is currently under investigation after a veterinarian discovered a foreign substance in the animal’s system that might have given it an unfair advantage over its competitors. Tests from the Ohio Department of Agriculture reveal ...
2019-07-21 06:51

High hopes: Buttigieg pushes for marijuana legalization Presidential hopeful Mayor Pete Buttigieg called for the legalization of marijuana at a Democratic candidates forum hosted by AARP in Iowa on Saturday. “When it comes to American drug policy, I don’t think anyone can look at it and say it’s looking w...
2019-07-21 06:51

Volunteers pack lunches for homeless teens and homebound seniors TUCSON-On Saturday nearly 100 Southwest Gas employees and their family members volunteered to pack food boxes for homeless teens and low-income seniors that are homebound. “This, in my opinion, is just one great example of how generous our empl...
2019-07-21 06:51

‘It’s brutal’: Heat wave across half the US cancels events NEW YORK (AP) — Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the electrical system. The National Weather Service sa...
2019-07-21 06:51

Legislator, superintendent at odds over vouchers backlog PHOENIX (AP) — A Republican state representative and Arizona’s Democratic superintendent of public instruction are sparring over a backlog of pending applications from families for private school tuition vouchers. Rep. Mark Finchem of Oro Valle...
2019-07-21 06:51

Li Na's tennis journey stretches from China to the sport's Hall of Fame Li Na, the first player from Asia to win a Grand Slam singles title, will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this weekend.        ...
2019-07-21 06:51

Manny Pacquiao v Keith Thurman: WBA welterweight championship – live! Pacquiao and Thurman face off at MGM Grand Garden ArenaTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 5.56am BST Round 11Thurman hurts Pacquiao with a hard right over the top early in the round then follows it up with an uppercut. Pacquiao is doing enough...
2019-07-21 07:01

Dillian Whyte claims interim WBC heavyweight title with win over Óscar Rivas • Whyte wins unanimous decision after ninth-round knock down• Dave Allen taken to hospital following defeat to David PriceDillian Whyte got off the floor to beat Oscar Rivas to claim the interim WBC heavyweight and finally emerge from the shadow of A...
2019-07-21 07:01

'Cruel legacy' awaits Scott and Day following British Open flop Scott and Day race the clock to avoid becoming ‘one-major wonders’Scott turns 40 next year, while Day is 31The clock’s ticking after Adam Scott and Jason Day ended a decade of excellence as frustrated one-major winners after their bitterly disappoint...
2019-07-21 07:01

Pacquiao hands Thurman his 1st career loss Manny Pacquiao, 40, won by split decision over previously unbeaten Keith Thurman (29-1) on Saturday, securing the WBA welterweight title in Las Vegas....
2019-07-21 07:17

Graeme McDowell gets one back for countrymen at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Graeme McDowell on Saturday finally exacted some revenge for his countrymen on Royal Portrush’s 18th hole — which had sabotaged him and his fellow Northern Irishmen Rory McIlroy and Darren Clarke this week — with a birdie...
2019-07-21 07:34

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: July 19-21 Our weekly thought-starter asks you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here....
2019-07-21 07:34

Virginia Democrats vow to boycott legislature's 400th anniversary celebration if Trump attends Virginia Democratic lawmakers said Friday they will boycott an upcoming ceremony to mark the 400th anniversary of representative democracy in America if President Trump attends, urging organizers to "Send Him Back." ...
2019-07-21 07:34

Biden won't promise Americans they'll keep their doctor under his healthcare plan LAS VEGAS — Joe Biden struggled to answer whether he could promise the American people that they could keep their doctors under his healthcare proposal....
2019-07-21 07:34

Sportwatch: Melbourne v West Coast, Sea Eagles v Eels and more – live! Updates from around Australia and beyondAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 6.40am BST Swimming: The Fina World Championship is underway in Gwangju, South Korea and there are some intriguing races to come as our swimmers gear up for Tokyo 2020...
2019-07-21 08:00

Dillian Whyte unconvinced he will get title shot against Deontay Wilder despite becoming mandatory challenger Dillian Whyte remains unconvinced over his chances of getting a world title shot despite becoming the mandatory challenger for Deontay Wilder's WBC title....
2019-07-21 08:17

Surfers test waves ahead of sport's Olympic debut at Tokyo As one of the new sports added to the program for 2020 Tokyo Olympics, surfing is arguably the most glamorous and is sure to bring a new dimension as the IOC seeks a younger audience       ...
2019-07-21 08:34

Silva's volley lifts RSL to 1-1 draw with Minnesota United Marcelo Silva tied it in the 71st minute and Real Salt Lake held on for a 1-1 draw, ending Minnesota United's four-game winning streak       ...
2019-07-21 08:34

Wondolowski, Earthquakes hand Whitecaps 5th straight loss Chris Wondolowski had a goal and an assist and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the slumping Vancouver Whitecaps 3-1       ...
2019-07-21 08:34

Man, released from prison after being deemed too old to be a threat, convicted in another killing The 77-year-old man served decades in prison for stabbing his wife and is now being convicted of an almost identical crime.        ...
2019-07-21 08:51

Natalie Portman will be Thor and Marvel’s other Comic-Con surprises SAN DIEGO — “Avengers: Endgame” may have closed a chapter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the blockbuster factory is not slowing down and only expanding in scope and diversity. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige led a marathon pre...
2019-07-21 09:17

Golf: Suwannapura and Clanton win LPGA team event in Michigan Thailand's Jasmine Suwannapura and American Cydney Clanton teamed up for an emphatic six-stroke win at the Great Lakes Bay Invitational in Midland, Michigan on Saturday....
2019-07-21 09:34

Cycling: I felt weak, Thomas admits after Tour's first mountain test Champion Geraint Thomas admitted he felt "quite weak" as he lost further ground on race leader Julian Alaphilippe and other top contenders in the first big mountain test of the Tour de France on Saturday....
2019-07-21 09:34

Motor racing: W Series title battle goes down to the wire at Brands Hatch Britain's Jamie Chadwick and Dutch rival Beitske Visser will fight for the inaugural all-female W Series title at the final race of the season at Brands Hatch next month after Finnish driver Emma Kimilainen won at Assen on Saturday....
2019-07-21 09:34

Athletics: Simbine takes London 100m honors South African Akani Simbine pulled off something of a surprise in the London Diamond League 100 meters on Saturday, holding off local hope Zharnel Hughes and former world champion Yohan Blake to come home in 9.93 seconds....
2019-07-21 09:34

Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman by split decision following first-round knockdown Continuing to revitalize his career, 40-year-old Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines defeated Keith Thurman of the U.S. by split-decision Saturday night in Las Vegas....
2019-07-21 09:51

Carlos Ghosn Sues Nissan-Mitsubishi In The Netherlands arlos Ghosn has launched a court case in the Netherlands against Japanese carmakers Nissan Motor and Mitsubishi Motors, who ousted him as chairman of their alliance last year on charges of......
2019-07-21 10:34

UK Car Sector Accelerates Towards Electric Future Britain's auto industry, seeking to swerve Brexit obstacles, is accelerating toward electrification as consumers shun high-polluting diesels, driven by rapid advances in technology and greener......
2019-07-21 10:34

Nissan upgrades driver assistance, but U.S. must wait ProPilot 2.0 is making several advances over the first-generation ProPilot technology, which has been sold in 350,000 vehicles worldwide since hitting the market in 2016....
2019-07-21 10:34

Britain calls Stena Impero oil tanker seizure 'hostile act' as Iran releases video of capture London has denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act." German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says Europe is trying to prevent an "uncontrollable military escalation."...
2019-07-21 10:51

Foreskin reclaimers: the ‘intactivists’ fighting infant male circumcision Emboldened by the body-positive movement and a sense of rage, a growing chorus is pushing back against a common customThe media officer of one of the UK’s top medical schools doesn’t realise she hasn’t muted herself as she puts me on hold.She snigger...
2019-07-21 11:17

Of course Donald Trump is a racist – and his Wall Street enablers know it Jamie Dimon and other big-earning CEOs are bankrolling the Republican assault on America. They must work to stop itIt started with Donald Trump’s racist tweets demanding that four Democratic congresswomen – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ay...
2019-07-21 11:17

Facebook’s plan for a cryptocurrency is right to set alarm bells ringing |John Naughton The tech giant now seems to imagine itself a state. Its reach must not go unchallengedNow that Wimbledon is over, if you’re looking for something interesting to watch, can I suggest heading over to the video of last week’s interrogation by the US Sen...
2019-07-21 11:17

Judith Wexler, Nicholas Stone Though the bride and groom grew up just a few miles apart, in Montgomery County, Md., they didn’t meet until 2016, at the wedding of a mutual friend....
2019-07-21 11:51

Manny Pacquiao produces stunning first round knockdown during Keith Thurman fight - WATCH MANNY PACQUIAO became the oldest welterweight champion in boxing history last night, beating the previously unbeaten Keith Thurman in a split decision....
2019-07-21 11:51

Female suicide bomber kills eight in northwest Pakistan A female suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan killed at least eight people and wounded 26 more in an attack outside a local civilian hospital on Sunday, local officials said....
2019-07-21 12:17

Britain should not become U.S. 'messengers' over Iran: Labour's Burgon Britain should not become the "messengers" for U.S. President Donald Trump over Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged tanker, Richard Burgon, justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party, said on Sunday....
2019-07-21 12:17

Britain considering options to respond to Iran's seizure of tanker Britain is looking into a series of options to respond to Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker, junior defense minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday when asked whether London was considering putting sanctions on Tehran....
2019-07-21 12:17

Blizzard co-founder Frank Pearce is leaving the gaming company Another Blizzard co-founder is stepping away from the company. Just a few months after Mike Morhaime left his role as Blizzard CEO and president, his fellow founder Frank Pearce has announced that he's also hanging up his hat as Chief Developmen...
2019-07-21 12:51

Shunned by West and Wary of Russia, Belarus Gets Help From China A Chinese battery plant has raised the ire of some residents, but Belarus, like Russia, needs the economic lifeline and cannot expect much help from Europe....
2019-07-21 13:00

| Female suicide bomber kills six in Pakistan A female suicide bomber has killed six people - including two policemen - in Pakistan's restive northwest in an attack claimed by the Taliban, officials have said....
2019-07-21 13:17

South Dakota woman survives freak lawn mower accident that left her neck sliced open A woman living in South Dakota miraculously survived a freak accident that left her neck sliced opened after an unknown object shot out of a lawn mower and struck her last week. ...
2019-07-21 13:17

Puerto Rico's governor goes AWOL as protesters gather outside his residence, US officials call to step down Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló official residence remains under siege as hundreds of thousands of protesters gathered this week outside the La Fortaleza that serves as the governor’s official residence....
2019-07-21 13:17

3 million gallons of 'untreated sewage' spill into Puget Sound after power outage, prompting beach closures State officials in Washington are investigating after an estimated 3 million gallons of “untreated sewage” was dumped in the Puget Sound in just under 30 minutes Friday morning. ...
2019-07-21 13:17

| Lowry on brink of breakthrough Open win Shane Lowry is on the brink of a hugely popular first major win as he holds a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood heading into the final round of the Open Championship....
2019-07-21 13:34

|Netflixearningswereashock-butbeingtight-lippedmakessurpriseshardtoavoid Netflix’s biggest earnings surprise in years sent the shares plummeting the day after results were released, leaving analysts and investors wondering why they were caught so off guard....
2019-07-21 13:34

The Observer view: fifty years on, the real meaning of the lunar landing is becoming clear | Observer editorial Within a few years, a manned space station will orbit the moon and later a colony could be built on its surfaceWhen Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their first careful steps on the moon’s surface 50 years ago this weekend, they transformed humani...
2019-07-21 13:34

Nine people killed in attack involving female suicide bomber At least nine people have been killed and 30 others were injured in Pakistan after a complex attack involving a suicide bomber, believed to be a woman wearing a burqa....
2019-07-21 13:34

Air France to keep flying to Cairo Air France is maintaining its flights to Cairo, a spokesman for the airline said on Sunday, following the decision by rivals British Airways and Lufthansa to suspend flights to Egypt's capital over security concerns....
2019-07-21 13:51

Iran Says British Oil Tanker "Violated Rules", UK Hits Back A day after it seized a British-flagged tanker, Iran on Saturday said that Stena Impero vessel was violating maritime rules and regulations by using an exit lane to enter the Strait of Hormuz....
2019-07-21 13:51

Pak Airlines Plane Skids Off Runway In Gilgit Airport; Passengers Safe A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane carrying 48 passengers skidded off the runway while landing at the Gilgit airport on Saturday, officials said....
2019-07-21 13:51

The Man Who Sold America: Joy-Ann Reid hosts a Trump house of horrors The MSNBC anchor knows how to pick an interview and how to organise her sources. Her book is a valuable compendiumHow did we get Donald Trump? And how will we ever “undo the damage he has done”? Related: 'It's a political civil war': Trump's racist t...
2019-07-21 14:00

Neurotoxins on your kid's broccoli: that's life under Trump | Carey Gillam In the choice between big chemical corporations and ordinary citizens, the Environmental Protection Agency has made clear where its allegiances lieHow much is your child’s health worth? The answer coming from the leadership of the US Environmental Pr...
2019-07-21 14:00

Major Google Pixel 4 leaks show off front-facing bezel and sensors Leaks and speculation around the Google Pixel 4 continue to ramp up ahead of an expected October launch, and the latest unofficial update comes in the form of a leaked screen protector photo showing the phone's front bezel and array of sensors.T...
2019-07-21 14:00

Man Utd bemused by Inter Milan's £54m Romelu Lukaku bid as striker gets shirty over transfer intentions Romelu Lukaku walked out of the Singapore National Stadium gripping an Inter Milan shirt just hours after the Italians had a £54million bid for the Manchester United striker rejected....
2019-07-21 14:00

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 Beta Dates: When does MW Beta release for Xbox One, PS4? Infinity Ward and Activision may be set to announce a beta for the newest CoD game sometime this month - here's everything we know about the online test so far....
2019-07-21 14:17

Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker envisions VR remasters of certain episodes In an interview with Deadline, series creator and writer Charlie Brooker mentioned the possibility of seeing future iterations of Bandersnatch and other Black Mirror episodes getting the VR treatment.Read More...
2019-07-21 14:51

How Wolfenstein: Youngblood takes a lighter approach to killing Nazis Jerk Gustafsson, executive producer of Wolfenstein: Youngblood, talked about the political backdrop to the game where a new generation fights the Nazis.Read More...
2019-07-21 14:51

Corporate Tax Rates Fall, but Unevenly The impact of the U.S. tax overhaul is coming into focus: Tax rates have fallen sharply at many public companies, and many others that were already toward the bottom of the scale have been able to stay there so far....
2019-07-21 15:17

'Avengers: Endgame' passes 'Avatar' to become the highest-grossing film ever "Avengers: Endgame," the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past "Avatar" on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th weekend of release, Disney reported Saturday night....
2019-07-21 15:34

Woman develops African disorder where people believe genitals are shrinking in world first A WOMAN has been diagnosed with Koro syndrome. The condition, also known as Genital Retraction Syndrome, makes patients think their genitals are shrinking....
2019-07-21 15:51

Type-2 diabetes: How to lower blood sugar by drinking tea TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include fatigue and insatiable hunger. According to several studies, drinking this tea can help to lower blood sugar levels....
2019-07-21 15:51

Hong Kong Protesters Demand Police Accountability, Full Withdrawal of Extradition Bill Organizers say hundreds of thousands of protesters withstood sweltering heat in Hong Kong Sunday to join in the seventh consecutive week of mass demonstrations that have plunged the city into a political crisis and galvanized resistance to Beijing&rs...
2019-07-21 16:00

Japan PM Abe's party favorite to win upper house Exit polls show Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is set to secure a solid majority in the upper house. But it's unclear if he'll win enough support to revise the country's post-war pacifist constitution....
2019-07-21 16:34

Cruise ship rescues 111 migrants off Greece The Marella Discovery picked up 111 migrants, including 33 children, near Greece's Peloponnese peninsula. Despite a large fall in migrants crossing the Mediterranean, six people die each day making the journey....
2019-07-21 16:34

Tottenham analysis: Harry Kane lays down a brilliant marker as Tanguy Ndombele makes an instant impact Tottenham began their pre-season tour of Asia with a dramatic and action-packed 3-2 win over Juventus in Singapore – clinched by Harry Kane's remarkable stoppage-time winner from the halfway line....
2019-07-21 16:34

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist from the University of Alberta in Edmonton (Canada), they were exploring an area called the Sverdrup Pa...
2019-07-21 17:00

Hell Yeah, The Expanse Season 4 Finally Has a Trailer and a Release Date! Gather ’round, Belters, Earthers, and Martians—we haven’t gotten many morsels from The Expanse’s much-anticipated fourth season, which will be the beloved space opera’s first at Amazon, unless that minute-long tease back in October counts. But the dr...
2019-07-21 17:01

Environment of greater concern than housing or terrorism – UK poll Concerns over climate crisis growing among British public, poll findings revealProtecting the environment has overtaken affordable housing and the threat of terrorism in the British public’s policy priorities over the last eight months, polling has r...
2019-07-21 17:17

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Breaks Cover As A Mid-Engined Sports Car One of the most highly anticipated cars globally, GM has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 as the new version of the iconic American sports car. The new Chevy......
2019-07-21 17:17

High Tax On Luxury Cars Restricting Market, Preventing Local Assembly Of More Models: Jaguar Land Ro The auto industry has been going through a slump in volumes since the past eight months and sales continue to remain disappointing as we move into the ninth month of this de-growth. Luxury carmakers......
2019-07-21 17:17

Animals and plants help engineers light up cities, detect explosives, and predict natural disastors For decades, humans have modeled technology on observations of the natural world. But new discoveries about nature—and tools for manipulating it—have opened up novel approaches potentially more powerful than mere imitation to solving Human Age proble...
2019-07-21 17:34

Delaware nursing home locked down after shooting deaths of 79-year-old woman, 82-year-old man A Delaware nursing home was locked down for nearly an hour Saturday as police investigated the shooting deaths of an 82-year-old man and a 79-year-old woman....
2019-07-21 17:34

Ahead of Mueller hearing, Nadler says there is ‘substantial evidence’ Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors The House Judiciary Committee chairman on Sunday defended his panel’s decision to call former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III to testify later this week....
2019-07-21 17:51

F1 drivers Norris, Verstappen join to win virtual 24 Hours of Spa McLaren and Red Bull Formula 1 drivers Lando Norris and Max Verstappen respectively teamed up and avoided late drama to win the virtual 24 hours of Spa on iRacing...
2019-07-21 18:17

The world's busiest airport is about to ban smoking as places to light up get harder to find Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will snuff out its smoking lounges on Jan. 2, 2020. Places for smokers to light up inside airports are becoming harder to find....
2019-07-21 18:51

UK finance minister to quit if Johnson becomes PM British finance minister Philip Hammond says he'd resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister because he can't support a leader happy to leave the EU with no deal....
2019-07-21 18:51

MIDEAST STOCKS-Tanker incident weighs on Saudi, profit taking hurts Kuwait Saudi Arabia's stock index declined on Sunday, as political concerns weighed on investors after Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf. Britain called Iran's action against the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday a...
2019-07-21 18:51

See Kim & Kourtney Kardashian Get in a Major Fight Over North & Penelope's Birthday Party Expecting Kourtney Kardashian to serve processed food at a family event is a much bigger ask than we realized. "Call the police," Kim Kardashian jokes in this seriously funny (and......
2019-07-21 19:17

Marvel Announces Blade Reboot With Mahershala Ali. Black Twitter Catches the Holy Ghost Marvel rocked the annual gathering of people who read cartoon books and dress up in capes on Saturday, revealing that Mahershala Ali will star in the reboot of the greatest black superhero movie since Meteor Man when the Oscar-winning actor assumes t...
2019-07-21 19:17

Never be an ego lifter: personal trainers' 12 secrets of succesful exercise Free advice from fitness professionals? What’s not to like? Here’s how to train harder, smarter and cheaper, whether you’re a beginner or an old handIs there any group of people better qualified to comment on fitness habits than personal trainers? Fr...
2019-07-21 19:34

Tamal Ray’s cherry sorbet recipe | The Sweet Spot A frozen cherry dessert that requires just three ingredients, but punches way above its weight when put on the tableAlthough I love a good ice-cream, sorbets have always been a favourite of mine. As well as the joy of their intense, fruitier flavour,...
2019-07-21 19:34

Fisherman calmly drags a live shark by its tail Forget running screaming from the sea — this brave fisherman calmly dragged a large shark by the tail. Wild video shows the unidentified fisherman slowly pulling the live shark — looking almost as long as he is tall — back into the ...
2019-07-21 19:34

Pacquiao remains the most riveting fighter of his generation Pacquiao loves this, probably more than he should. And to watch him at work is to witness the entire conflicting boxing experience embodied in one person....
2019-07-21 19:34

Child among those killed as fire rips through Queens home A raging fire tore through a Queens home early Sunday, leaving two people dead — one of them a child, according to authorities. In total, two people were killed — a 50-year-old and a child — and another two young teens injured when the blaze broke ou...
2019-07-21 19:34

Cycling: Pinot tames rivals again as Yates takes stage win Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest of the main contenders to win the Tour de France after dominating his rivals for the second successive day in the 15th stage, a 185-km mountain battle won by Briton Simon Yates on Sunday....
2019-07-21 19:34

Police launch investigation as wildfire sweeps central Portugal More than 800 firefighters battled a wildfire sweeping across central Portugal on Sunday, after bringing under control two other blazes which left 20 people injured and prompted authorities to partially evacuate a village....
2019-07-21 19:51

Camel dung fuels cement production in northern UAE Thousands of tonnes of camel dung are being used to fuel cement production in the northern United Arab Emirates, cutting emissions and keeping animal waste out of landfill....
2019-07-21 19:51

Father charged with murder for driving sons with autism off L.A. pier A father accused of driving his family off a California pier and killing his two severely autistic sons in order to cash in on their exorbitant life insurance policies was charged Wednesday with capital murder. Ali F. Elmezayen, 44, was charged with ...
2019-07-21 20:00

Man scales down Philadelphia high-rise to escape smoky fire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man scaled several floors down the side of a 19-story building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four residents and three police officers. The fire at the Holden Tower apparently began in a trash chute about 9:30 p.m...
2019-07-21 20:00

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years....
2019-07-21 20:17

Radio recordings: Iran wanted to inspect tanker before seizure Radio exchanges featuring Iranian coastguards telling a British Royal Navy frigate that they wanted to inspect one of two captured British-linked tankers for security reasons....
2019-07-21 20:17