TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-11 21:00

Industry veteran Lovell to chair Interserve

An industrial turnaround veteran who was parachuted into Carillion just weeks before its collapse is to take on another big outsourcing job as the next chairman of Inters...

Industry veteran Lovell to chair Interserve

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Interserve lines up Aggreko's Hanna for board role One of Britain's most experienced boardroom figures is being lined up to join the board of Interserve, the outsourcing giant which was briefly forced into administration earlier this year....
2019-08-22 03:34

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veteran's Day; Interest Rate Products Will Not Trade on Veteran's Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, November 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:17 a.m. (Chicago time), in honor of Veteran's Day on Wednesday, November 11, 2009.Options on its 30-Year...
2019-05-24 01:51

Fed chair is in a box of Trump’s making Addressing a conference in Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the central bank could cut interests rates if the trade war necessitates action to stabilize the economy....
2019-06-05 20:00

Fed Chair Powell repeats vow to act 'as appropriate' The U.S. Federal Reserve will continue to act "as appropriate" to sustain the economic expansion in the world's biggest economy, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said Friday in Zurich, sticking to a phrase that financial markets have read as signaling further...
2019-09-07 07:34

Acer announces a $14,000 gaming chair because why not This isn’t a chair. This is a rig. It’s a throne. It’s gaming monster. The Acer Predator Thronos Air Gaming Chair is a $13,999 device has everything including a massage function. The Predator Thronos Air is a massive steel structure that encases gam...
2019-09-04 13:34

|Hlaudi'speopleskillswerejustwhattheSABCneeded,saysex-chair Ben Ngubane, the former chairperson of the SABC, has said the broadcaster's ex-COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng was appointed because he was a skilled communicator and troubleshooter....
2019-09-09 16:34

Buy Committee: Is There a Gaming Chair That Looks Good? Sophistication and gaming design are rarely uttered in the same breath. Gamers have had to settle with the “edgy,” xcore gamerz aesthetic that marketing teams think will sell to get the specs they want....
2019-10-05 13:34

The wearable LEX chair lets you sit where you want – but will it catch on? A pair of aluminium legs that you strap to your bum could be the solution for people who find there are not enough chairs in the world. As long as they don’t mind looking ridiculousOn Wednesday night, the Tech Insider Twitter account made a simple st...
2019-09-19 19:34

What Is the Best Punishment for Someone Who Steals Your Office Chair? Yesterday afternoon, I returned to my office after the holiday to find that someone had taken my good rolling chair—a very comfortable Herman Miller Aeron, thank you Nick Denton—and replaced it with another one which was not only shitty (old, covered...
2019-06-01 01:51

State GOP chair not ruling out running a Dem for Queens DA The newly minted chair of the state Republican Party said Monday he would not rule out running a moderate Democrat against the victor in the too-close-to-call Democratic primary for Queens DA. “In places where you’re very outgunned in terms of enroll...
2019-07-09 05:00

Picture, If You Will, the Person Who Buys This $14,000 Gamer Chair After launching its ridiculous Predator Thronos “gaming chair” last year, a common refrain Acer heard from hopeful buyers was they regretted they couldn’t plop down the $30,000 for the damn thing as it wouldn’t fit in their homes. This year, Acer say...
2019-09-06 14:00

AstraZeneca seeks formula to discover next chair AstraZeneca (AZ), the FTSE-100 pharmaceuticals group, is preparing a search for the successor to the chairman who helped it fend off Pfizer's £69bn takeover bid five years ago....
2019-06-03 21:17

Fed chair: Goal to keep economy in 'good place' Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy is facing some risks at the moment, but overall it is in a "good place" and the Fed's main job is to "keep it there as long as possible." (Oct. 4)        ...
2019-10-05 07:34

Collapse Into a $33 Adirondack Chair While the Weather's Still Nice Nothing says summer like sliding into a big, comfy, Instagram-ready Adirondack chair and enjoying the evening as the sun sets. Now, you can put them all over your patio or back yard for just $33 each, courtesy of Walmart. And if you want to enjoy the...
2019-08-07 08:34

Sit Back, Relax, and Enjoy This Zero Gravity Chair For Just $30 Amazon is offering up Sunjoy’s Zero Gravity Chair in the Gold Box today for just $30. This lounger features a lockable reclining system that adjusts to fit your body perfectly, plus a folding mechanism for when it’s time to put it in storage for the ...
2019-05-21 21:51

Trump: Republicans would ‘be getting the electric chair’ if they did what Joe Biden did President Donald Trump on Monday renewed his attacks on Joe Biden and his son Hunter, insisting without providing evidence that “Joe Biden and his son are corrupt.” “If a Republican ever did what Joe Biden did … they’d be getting the electric c...
2019-09-24 00:00

De La Rue chair faces ousting by rebel investor The banknote and passport printer ‎De La Rue is facing a fresh round of boardroom upheaval amid a threat from a furious City investor to oust its chairman at an extraordinary general meeting....
2019-07-17 00:51

Fed chair Jerome Powell is just saying what Trump wants to hear You have to admire Donald Trump. Not only did he win the presidency of the US against long odds, but also now he’s moonlighting as the unofficial chairman of the Federal Reserve. President Trump didn’t actually take over the Fed job, but he might as ...
2019-07-11 04:51

FCC chair says he will back T-Mobile, Sprint merger Federal Communications Commission chair Ajit Pai said Monday he is giving a thumbs up to the $26.5 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint after the companies agreed to a series of commitments....
2019-05-21 15:34

Ex-Asos chair gets on board for Trainline float The former chairman of Asos, the online fashion giant, is being lined up to help steer Trainline, the UK's biggest rail ticket booking app, through a £1.5bn stock market flotation....
2019-06-10 18:00

How to help out a cash-strapped veteran Dear John: You seem to be in the business of helping people. I was wondering if you could help me. I’ve been feeling very desperate and depressed lately as my wife and I have been struggling to keep the rent paid, the lights on, and the kids fed. I w...
2019-07-21 05:34

Reports: Mets GM throws chair in heated meeting The All-Star break is not quite here yet, but the New York Mets have had enough drama to fill numerous seasons, and that was before their general manager reportedly threw a chair during a heated meeting with the coaching staff....
2019-07-07 08:34

U.S. walks out of U.N. arms forum as Venezuela takes chair The United States walked out of the Conference on Disarmament on Tuesday to protest Venezuela assuming the rotating presidency of the U.N.-sponsored forum - as it did a year ago when Syria took the chair....
2019-05-28 13:34

Metro Bank to seek new chair as Hill steps aside Metro Bank will on Wednesday try to draw a line under a series of corporate governance rows with the City by announcing that it is kicking off a search for a new chairman....
2019-07-24 02:34

The Empty Chair: Why Trump Leaves Behind More Than an Open Seat at the G-7 President Trump was the sole leader absent from a meeting on climate change during the closing hours of the G-7 Summit in Biarritz, France, but his unoccupied seat at the table didn’t just signal Washington’s absence from the effort again...
2019-08-28 03:34

Mets go from chair throwing to ejections to a hard-fought win At least the Mets aren’t going down without a fight. They’ve got a chair-throwing GM, an embattled manager who was tossed as he watched multiple players get hit by pitches but later Saturday night, the Mets were rewarded with a victory. The Mets came...
2019-07-07 08:34

Brodie Van Wagenen — not a chair — is to blame for Mets’ mess Someone at Citi Field needs to order a few more chairs if general manager Brodie Van Wagenen is going to go full Bobby Knight every time the Mets lose a game. According to a report by The Post’s Mike Puma, Van Wagenen got so heated at the Mets coachi...
2019-07-07 09:51

Steelcase Gesture Review: How to spend $1,000 on a chair and not regret it A chair is just a chair, right? That’s what I’ve always thought. As someone who gets to work from home, I will write from just about anywhere. From my bed, from my couch, from my kitchen counter, from my sit-stand desk. I’ve been using an Autonomous ...
2019-10-11 10:34

U.S. spy officials were forthcoming in testimony: Senate panel chair The top U.S. spy official and the inspector general for intelligence agencies "were extremely forthcoming" in closed-door testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday on a whistleblower complaint against President Donald Trump, the ...
2019-09-27 00:34

FCC chair Pai seeks approval for Nexstar-Tribune merger Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai on Friday sought approval from his colleagues to order the go ahead for Nexstar Media Group Inc's acquisition of Tribune Media Co in a $6.4 billion tie-up, a spokeswoman for the agency said....
2019-08-31 10:00

Fed Chair Jerome Powell has chance to prove he has guts On Friday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell will have the chance to prove he has guts. For months, President Trump has been bullying the guy he picked to run the Fed, insisting that the nation needs lower interest rates while, at the same...
2019-08-22 10:00

Ex-Treasury mandarin Kingman to chair Tesco Bank Sir John Kingman, the former Treasury mandarin who orchestrated the rescue of Britain's banking system during the 2008 crisis, is being lined up as the chairman of Tesco's financial services arm....
2019-10-06 00:34

FCC chair: 911 call operators should be able to track VoIP calls Location tracking can sometimes mean the difference between life and death when it comes to 911 calls. If you ring the emergency services with a cell phone using your provider's network, the call handler is able identify where you are, and ensur...
2019-07-10 22:17

Center-right candidate for EU Commission chair says ready to compromise Europe's center-right candidate for the chair of the EU Commission, Manfred Weber, said on Tuesday his party was ready to make all necessary compromises over the appointment of the most powerful figure in the bloc....
2019-05-28 14:34

Fed chair looks for backup from Congress amid Trump onslaught Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is one of President Donald Trump's favorite targets, but he's cultivated an army of fans at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue....
2019-07-10 22:34

Office Chair Racing Is Officially the Purest Sport When someone tells you their racing series is inspired by Formula One, you’re probably thinking it involves some high-performance cars that race at prestigious international tracks. But this is office chair racing, and it’s the greatest sport in the ...
2019-06-12 06:00

Chair umpire Ramos has lasting impact on U.S. Open Until last year's U.S. Open, few tennis fans could identify a tournament official by name. That changed during the 2018 women's final when chair umpire Carlos Ramos shot to prominence after a seismic clash with Serena Williams....
2019-08-24 11:00

The Empty Chair: Why Trump Leaves Behind More Than an Open Seat at the G7 President Trump was the sole leader absent from a meeting on climate change during the closing hours of the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France, but his unoccupied seat at the table didn’t just signal Washington’s absence from the effort agains...
2019-08-26 23:34

U.S. boycotts U.N. arms forum as Venezuela takes chair The United States walked out of the Conference on Disarmament on Tuesday to protest against Venezuela assuming the rotating presidency of the U.N.-sponsored forum - as it did a year ago when Syria took the chair....
2019-05-28 19:51

MTA bus driver attacked by chair-wielding stranger in the Bronx A stranger hurled a folding chair at an MTA bus driver in the Bronx, striking the worker in the head, police said. The 56-year-old driver was talking to a colleague on White Plains Road near East 226th Street in Wakefield — just steps from the White ...
2019-07-23 19:17

Tennessee Just Executed the Third Person by Electric Chair in Less Than a Year Tennessee executed Stephen Michael West on Thursday night, making him the third person executed by electric chair in the state since November. The Tennessee Department of Correction announced the 56 year old’s death time as 7:27 p.m. CST....
2019-08-16 17:34

Teens damage MTA bus with rocks, bricks and chair after being kicked off A pair of unruly teens who were tossed off a Bronx bus retaliated by throwing rocks, bricks and a chair at the vehicle’s windows, according to police and footage released Friday of the meteoric meltdown. The two teen girls were on the BX11 MTA ...
2019-08-09 22:34

Trump says 'I wouldn't stop him' if Fed chair Powell resigned Before leaving for the G-7 in France late Friday night, President Trump told reporters that he wasn’t happy with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, saying that he didn’t think Powell was doing a very good job....
2019-08-24 18:34

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg replaced as board chair Boeing announced Friday evening that it is separating its CEO and board chairman roles, the latest corporate reshuffling to come as the company seeks approval for its embattled 737 MAX jet....
2019-10-12 04:34

From tree to chair without the carpentry: UK couple grows furniture On a two-acre field in England's Midlands, Gavin and Alice Munro are taking sustainability to the next level: they harvest trees which they train to grow into chairs....
2019-09-23 15:34

Fed Chair Powell says central bank will buy more Treasury bonds soon, but this is 'not QE’ 'I balk at the idea that we’re running the economy hot, this feels very sustainable,' Powell said at the National Association for Business Economics meeting in Colorado....
2019-10-09 02:34

Trump calls for end to GOP committee chair term limits President Trump called for an end to term limits for Congressional Republican committee chairs on Monday, a move possibly prompted by a wave of GOP retirements. ...
2019-09-10 02:00

Fed Chair Powell says central bank will buy more Treasury bonds soon, but this is ‘not QE’ The Federal Reserve’s Jerome H. Powell did not specify the size of the asset purchase program, but he said it would not repeat the post-recession quantitative easing of 10 years ago....
2019-10-09 02:34

U.S. House Judiciary chair says still expects McGahn to testify U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Monday the panel will meet on Tuesday as planned and expects Don McGahn to testify, despite President Trump's order that his former counsel not appear....
2019-05-21 16:51

Kyrgios throws chair, walks off court, gets defaulted "Nick Kyrgios showed his explosive side yet again at the Rome Masters as he hurled a chair after an unsportsmanlike warning, stormed off and got defaulted."...
2019-05-21 15:51

Kick It Out appoints former lawyer Sanjay Bhandari as new chair • ‘Lifelong football fan’ succeeds Lord Herman Ouseley• Bhandari says he feels honoured to take the jobSanjay Bhandari has been appointed chair of Kick It Out, succeeding the anti-discrimination body’s founder, Lord Herman Ouseley.Bhandari has been a...
2019-09-12 19:34

State GOP chair: Cuomo cares more about criminals than taxpayers ​The chairman of the New York State Republican Party slammed Gov. Cuomo for caring more about criminals than “hard-working” taxpayers. Nick Langworthy, who ousted former chairman Ed Cox in May, said for Republicans to gain power in the st...
2019-06-30 21:00

Acer’s $14,000 Predator Thronos Air is a chair fit for gaming royalty What do you get the gamer in your life that has everything? And we mean absolutely everything. If you ask Acer, the answer is the company's new Predator Thronos Air Gaming Chair. Unveiled at this year's IFA, the Thronos Air is a more afford...
2019-09-05 01:34

'System is not broken' after 737 MAX crashes: review panel chair The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration process for certifying new airplanes is not broken but needs to be improved, the chair of an international panel of air-safety regulators, tasked to review Boeing Co's 737 Max, said on Friday....
2019-09-28 10:34

'System is not broken' after 737 MAX crashes -review panel chair The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration process for certifying new airplanes is not broken but needs to be improved, the chair of an international panel of air-safety regulators, tasked to review Boeing Co's 737 Max, said on Friday....
2019-09-28 03:34

Woman charged in racist McDonald’s chair beatdown Cops nabbed the woman who assaulted a man with a chair last month and spewed hateful comments at him inside a Chinatown McDonald’s, authorities said Wednesday. Rosa Portelli, 49, was arrested for the March 25 attack in which she picked up a cha...
2019-05-29 19:51

FCC chair recommends approval of merger between T-Mobile and Sprint FCC chairman Ajit Pai has formally recommended Wednesday approving the merger between wireless carriers T-Mobile and Sprint.       ...
2019-08-15 01:51

Acer's $20,000 Predator Thronos gaming chair is now available in Europe If you've been following the weird and wonderful world of PCs for the past couple of years, you probably remember the Acer Predator Thronos, the extreme gaming 'throne' packed with a gaming PC and up to three gaming monitors. Well, you...
2019-06-06 18:51

Before You Replace Your Desk Chair, Try Replacing Just the Part That's Broken A good office chair is hard to find, and once you’ve got one, you don’t want to give it up. Fortunately, it’s pretty easy to repair most of the parts on your chair if one of them breaks, so you can save money, and keep using your beloved throne....
2019-08-13 01:51

A Law-Firm Veteran Who Leads by Listening Andrew Glincher never expected to work in a big law firm, much less run one. He sets his course by his upbringing and a tight crew of ad hoc advisers...
2019-06-22 20:00

IRS decides that veteran’s evangelism isn’t tax deductible A judge had bad news for an evangelist seeking tax write-offs as he spread the word of God. While devout Catholic Robert Oliveri spent almost $40,000 as he crisscrossed the country and paid for meals and gifts to strangers and acquaintances in his ev...
2019-06-04 02:34

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57 Veteran NFL writer Don Banks died in his sleep the day after attending the 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Canton, Ohio. He was 57....
2019-08-06 15:00

Lexington Veteran Turns 101, Still Works LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– On Tuesday, Dennis Cravens turned 101-years-old, but as he has done for decades now, the structural engineer refused to miss a day of work. “He is an inspiration to all of us. His dedication, his work ethic, the f...
2019-06-06 00:51

| Algeria arrests prominent war veteran Algerian authorities have arrested a well-known veteran of the war of independence against France, his grandson and media outlets said, after he reportedly criticised military chief Ahmed Gaid Saleh....
2019-07-01 17:00

The Latest: Veteran, 97, parachutes into Normandy LONDON (AP) — The Latest on commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 1:35 p.m. A 97-year-old U.S. veteran has parachuted into Normandy — 75 years after he made the same journey on D-Day. Tom Rice of San Diego was among some ...
2019-06-05 14:51

No distractions: An NFL veteran opens up on his sexuality There is not a single openly LGBTQ player in the NFL. Defensive end Ryan Russell wants to change that. "Whatever I was to you before this letter, I'm still that now. We just know each other a little better."...
2019-08-30 05:34

D-Day veteran, 97, parachutes into Normandy 75 years later: 'I'd go up and do it all again' Engines throbbing, C-47 transport planes dropped group after group of parachutists, a couple of hundred in all - including a 97-year-old D-Day veteran, Tom Rice....
2019-06-05 18:51

Deported veteran back in US in citizenship bid An Army veteran who was deported to Mexico in 2018 arrived back in Chicago, saying he's overwhelmed he's been granted another chance at becoming a U.S. citizen. (September 24)        ...
2019-09-25 04:34

Trump 'hereby orders' US companies to leave China after attacking Fed chair President calls for US boycott after Jerome Powell warned central bank faces ‘new challenge’ ‘with Trump’s seesaw trade policiesDonald Trump ordered US companies to leave China on Friday after launching another blistering attack on Federal Reserve ch...
2019-08-23 19:00

Consensus among G7 ministers to tackle Facebook's Libra - French chair G7 ministers meeting in France on Wednesday agreed on the need to confront the emergence of digital currencies following Facebook's plans to launch its Libra digital coin, a French G7 presidency source said on Wednesday....
2019-07-17 20:51

Can the Fed's chair shake off the wolves of Wall Street and White House? Trump may howl for stimulus but the put-upon Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell has his hands tiedDonald Trump is not known for his love of 12th-century English history but there are echoes of the clash between Henry II and Thomas Becket in the pres...
2019-08-23 04:34

Consensus among G7 ministers to tackle Facebook's Libra: French chair G7 ministers meeting in France on Wednesday agreed on the need to confront the emergence of digital currencies following Facebook's plans to launch its Libra digital coin, a French G7 presidency source said on Wednesday....
2019-07-17 23:17

Trump asks who is bigger enemy, Fed Chair Powell or China's Xi? President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke about the trade war with China and economic risks to the United States, asking whether his appointee to the U.S. central bank was a greater "enemy" th...
2019-08-23 18:00

London must not become offshore centre post Brexit - CFTC chair Policymakers should "tether" London to the European Union to avoid isolating the region's largest financial hub, harming the euro zone economy and spawning an offshore financial centre, the head of the U.S. derivatives watchdog said....
2019-06-04 19:51

Fed Chair Powell Underscores Importance of Independent Central Bank Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell highlighted the importance of an independent central bank, amid steady criticism of the Fed’s monetary policy from President Trump in recent weeks....
2019-10-08 07:00

Queer Eye's Antoni opens up in the drag makeover chair with Miz Cracker The Them YouTube channel is kicking off Pride Month with an impressive makeover: Antoni Porowski, food expert on the popular Netflix series Queer Eye. Porowski, who says he hasn’t dressed up like a girl since 5th-grade Halloween (except for his Britn...
2019-06-05 22:34

Tennessee executes Stephen Michael West by electric chair Stephen Michael West was sentenced to death for the 1986 stabbing deaths of Wanda Romines, 51, and her 15-year-old daughter, Sheila Romines.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Tennessee puts Stephen West to death by electric chair Tennessee inmate Stephen West, who was found guilty of the 1986 kidnapping and stabbing deaths of a mother and her 15-year-old daughter, died Thursday in the electric chair, according to the Tennessee Department of Correction....
2019-08-16 17:00

Thief takes circus trailer containing bed of nails, electric chair An Ohio-based circus said a trailer thief was likely surprised to find the pilfered container was filled with performance items including a bed of nails, a coffin and an electric chair....
2019-07-24 22:34

Waffle House chair settles sex tape lawsuit with his ex-housekeeper A settlement has been reached between Waffle House Chairman Joseph Rogers Jr. and his former housekeeper, who secretly recorded them having sex.        ...
2019-08-07 20:00

Assemblyman was paid to serve as ‘honorary’ chair of youth group Bronx Assemblyman and congressional candidate Michael Blake boasted of being an “honorary co-chair” of a national youth nonprofit group — while at the same time getting paid handsomely by the same outfit, critics charge. Blake is listed as honorary c...
2019-09-19 11:00

Don’t swing too far left, state party chair warns Democrats New York state Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs is warning lawmakers not to veer too far to the left — particularly objecting to a measure that would grant driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. “We are getting such a banging on several of the things...
2019-06-07 22:51

S&P 500 stalls in economic data offset, ahead of Fed chair's speech The benchmark S&P 500 ended little changed on Thursday as a fall in U.S. jobless claims offset data showing a contraction in U.S. manufacturing activity while investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's speech on Friday for clues on the c...
2019-08-23 00:00

‘Manspreading’ chair wins award for forcing dudes’ legs together Take a pew, sitting down just got woke! A British student has snagged a nifty design award for creating an anti-manspreading chair. Fed up with men who luxuriate in their seating, University of Brighton student Laila Laurel, 23, fashioned a pair of h...
2019-07-20 00:00

Waffle House chair, ex-housekeeper settle sex tape lawsuit MARIETTA, Ga. — A settlement has been reached in a seven-year long dispute between Waffle House Chairman Joseph Rogers Jr. and his former housekeeper who secretly recorded them having sex. Moments after Rogers’ attorney gave his opening stateme...
2019-08-07 13:34

U.S. House chair says NY law may not be relevant in securing Trump's federal returns The top U.S. House of Representatives Democrat for tax policy suggested on Tuesday that a newly minted New York law giving Congress access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns may not be relevant to his own efforts to obtain the president's ...
2019-07-10 03:17

Fed Chair Powell's job is safe 'at the present time,' Larry Kudlow says The Trump administration is making "no effort" to remove the Fed's Jerome Powell, top White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday....
2019-07-09 15:00

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference later Friday that would be his first since he was arrested in November on financial misconduct allegations. He had scheduled a news conference in April during a previous release...
2019-06-28 11:17

Brodie Van Wagenen Got So Mad During A Meeting With Mets Coaches That He Threw A Chair After Edwin Diaz blew yet another save for the Mets on Friday in an eventual 7-2 loss to the Phillies, Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen called for a meeting with team coaches and went ballistic on them, according to the New York Post. Things b...
2019-07-07 18:51

BJP's Om Birla Elected Lok Sabha Speaker, PM Modi Leads Him To Chair The BJP's senior lawmaker Om Birla was unanimously elected the new Lok Sabha Speaker today after opposition parties supported his candidature. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who moved the motion for......
2019-06-19 09:34

FEC chair questions legitimacy of Trump's election, Electoral College The chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission has raised new concerns about the legitimacy of elections like that of President Trump, who lost the popular vote but won an Electoral College victory....
2019-09-02 23:34

Nissan to discuss Saikawa resignation, CEO not 'clinging to his chair': source Nissan Motor Co's nominating committee will discuss Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa's resignation and possible successors at a meeting on Monday, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-09-09 04:00

Trump says intelligence chair 'made up' details of Ukraine call Donald Trump has accused the chairman of the Senate intelligence committee of "making up" details of the phone call with Ukraine's president at the centre of an impeachment hearing....
2019-10-02 21:34

Fed Chair Jerome Powell says he doesn't expect recession Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that the Fed is not expecting a U.S. or global recession. But it is monitoring a number of uncertainties, including trade conflicts, and will "act as appropriate to sustain the expansion." (Sept. 6) ...
2019-09-07 12:00

U.S. House Judiciary chair says panel will hold McGahn in contempt The chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said in a television interview on Monday that his panel will hold the former White House counsel in contempt of Congress for not testifying....
2019-05-21 16:51

Joint Chiefs of Staff chair on Afghanistan: 'Not using the 'withdraw' word right now' Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Wednesday it’s too early to talk about a full withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan....
2019-08-29 10:34

U.S. equity funds add $1.7 billion ahead of Fed chair testimony: BAML Investors pumped money into bonds and equities in the week to Wednesday with U.S. stock funds adding $1.7 billion, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as markets tried to weigh hopes for......
2019-07-12 12:17

People are losing it over a hot dog couch and hamburger chair selling for more than $12,000 combined Bergdorf Goodman Luxury department store Bergdorf Goodman is selling a hot dog couch and a hamburger chair. But these fast food furniture pieces don't come cheap. The couch costs $7,100, while the hamburger chair retails for $4,950. Art and design c...
2019-09-13 21:00

Johnson humiliated by Luxembourg PM at 'empty chair' press conference Xavier Bettel gesticulates at empty podium as British PM skips press conference amid loud protestsFollow the day’s Brexit developments - liveBoris Johnson was left humiliated and his claims of progress in the Brexit negotiations in tatters after a ch...
2019-09-16 22:00

GOP lawmaker requests FEC watchdog investigate chair's 'political' statements The top Republican on the House Committee on House Administration the Federal Election Commission's (FEC) inspector general on Thursday to investigate the agency’s leader for allegedly using her position to publicly disparage President Trump....
2019-10-11 09:00

Fed Chair Powell Signals Rate Cut as Economic Risks Loom Jerome H. Powell sent stock markets higher with comments that trade tensions and global economic issues continue to weigh on the United States economy....
2019-07-11 01:00

PM Modi To Chair NITI Aayog's Governing Council Meeting On June 15 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the fifth meeting of NITI Aayog's Governing Council on June 15 to discuss various issues concerning water management, agriculture and security, official sources......
2019-06-04 19:17

Looking past ugly Cody Rhodes’ chair shot to rate AEW’s second show Fyter Fest was another step forward for All Elite Wrestling because of its storytelling and buffet approach to presenting pro wrestling. The free Saturday night show, which wasn’t as good as May’s Double or Nothing, which cost $50, was a solid ...
2019-07-01 23:17

FCC chair backs merger after T-Mobile and Sprint pledge 97% U.S. 5G coverage in 3 years Ajit Pai has thrown his weight behind T-Mobile's and Sprint's merger after the carriers promised to deploy 5G across the entire U.S., including rural areas.Read More...
2019-05-21 14:39

You Need This Memory Foam Seat Cushion If You Spend Your Workday In an Office Chair It is literally no surprise to anyone who has ever worked in an office that sitting in a desk chair sucks. Even if your chair isn’t totally uncomfortable, it still can do a number on your back and overall health to sit down for your entire work day. ...
2019-05-24 01:17

Hugh Freeze Switches From Hospital Bed To Medical Chair, But Liberty Loses Again Hugh Freeze, who is still recovering from a staph infection, should definitely be in bed munching on ice pellets, but he won’t stop jeopardizing his health for Liberty football, dammit. The dude coached from a hospital bed in the Flames’ first game o...
2019-09-08 17:34

FEC chair subtweets Trump with reminder that accepting foreign help in an election is illegal In a post on Twitter, chair Ellen Weintraub resurfaced a June memorandum stating that it is illegal for anyone running for public office to solicit help from a foreign country....
2019-10-04 06:00

FCC Chair Backs T-Mobile and Sprint Deal, Clearing Hurdle for Merger Ajit Pai said he's satisfied with the companies' promises to build a 5G network and spin off a subsidiary brand. The Justice Department still has doubts....
2019-05-21 19:51

Trump Believes He Has Authority To Demote Fed Chair Jerome Powell: Report US President Donald Trump believes that he has the authority to replace Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and demote him to be a board governor, but is not planning to do so presently, Bloomberg......
2019-06-20 05:00

'The Voice': Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani are fighting again over this four-chair turn "I never expected my own girlfriend to go for my throat as much as she is," Blake Shelton said about fellow coach Gwen Stefani.        ...
2019-10-08 08:00

Heartbreaking Pics Show Puppy Dumped On Side Of Road With Chair, TV A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping his owners would come back for him....
2019-06-27 22:34

DNC Chair Perez defends free healthcare for illegal immigrants: ‘This is not a handout’ A key issue that has come up during the Democratic primary season whether those who enter the United States illegally should be eligible for free health care, and Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez is fully endorsing it....
2019-06-30 20:34

Facebook investors seek independent chair, citing vote tally Public pension fund leaders on Tuesday called for separating the chairman and chief executive officer positions at Facebook Inc, both held by co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, citing a vote that showed strong support for the idea among outside investors in...
2019-06-04 19:51

London Bridge inquest: man threw chair to distract attackers from victims Gerard Vowls followed trio, shouting and throwing bottles, and tried to draw them towards policeA man followed the three London Bridge attackers, shouting and throwing objects at them in an attempt to lure them into the line of fire for armed police,...
2019-05-21 16:17

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

In the Middle of the Night You Will Definitely Trip Over This Chair Covered in the Blackest Black Paint It doesn’t take your eyes long to adjust to the dark of night—or at least adjust enough so you can safely stumble your way to a midnight bathroom break. That is, unless you’ve put Death by Modernism’s Supervoid S-Chair somewhere in your path. It’s pa...
2019-09-27 21:00

Blood, sweat but no tears in Japan's office chair grand prix The rattle of tiny plastic wheels echoed through the normally sleepy streets of Hanyu on Sunday morning as the small city 60 kilometers north of Tokyo played host to the Japan office chair 'Isu' grand prix....
2019-06-09 15:51

US 'not ready' to stop 2020 meddling, says House intelligence chair – live Adam Schiff says tech companies and government unpreparedRepublicans promise tough questions in Mueller testimonySign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.08pm BST Hello and welcome to the Guardian US politics liveblog.Democrat Adam Sch...
2019-07-22 15:34

Channel 4 to 'empty chair' Boris Johnson at Tory leadership TV debate Frontrunner refuses invite, but will take part in a similar BBC-hosted event two days laterBoris Johnson will be represented by an empty podium in a television debate on Sunday night as his five remaining rivals to be Britain’s next prime minister fi...
2019-06-14 23:51

FBI searches home of Metro chair amid grand jury probe WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agents have searched the home of the chair of the Washington, D.C., transit authority, days after he announced his resignation over an ethics violation. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Chair Jack Evans acknowl...
2019-06-22 01:00

New In Town: Plum By Bent Chair Opens New Restaurant In The Heart Of Delhi Plum By Bent Chair Lutyens opened its third outlet opposite Le Meridian Hotel, Janpath. This place too brings to you exactly what you would expect - a mirage of bright, quirky decor complementing the......
2019-08-28 02:00

Brodie Van Wagenen throws chair in heated meeting with Mets coaches Tempers are flaring at Citi Field. A tumultuous Mets season took another strange twist, with general manager Brodie Van Wagenen punctuating a heated meeting with the team’s coaching staff by throwing a chair, according to club sources. The incident o...
2019-07-07 04:17

Acer’s $14k Predator Thronos Air gaming chair is the craziest thing we’ve seen so far at IFA 2019 You might recall that Acer debuted its crazily expensive monster of a gaming throne last year at IFA, and at this year’s show, it has a new spin on the Predator Thronos which is a third cheaper.Cheaper being a relative term, of course, because...
2019-09-04 15:34

Facebook's Libra Project Is Getting Hammered From All Sides, With Fed Chair Raising 'Serious Concerns' Facebook’s already-troubled Libra cryptocurrency project, which has already run into significant opposition among the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services and the Senate Banking Committee, is running headlong into further resistance from regula...
2019-07-11 07:00

AZ GOP Chair Threatens to 'Stop' Gabby Gifford's Husband 'Dead in His Tracks' Mark Kelly is a former astronaut and current candidate for Senate in Arizona. He is also the husband of former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords, who was shot in the head in an assassination attempt in 2011. As such, Kelly’s campaign has a rather strong pl...
2019-09-07 06:34

NTSB chair expects to unveil recommendations on FAA design certification issues U.S. National Transportation Safety Board chairman Robert Sumwalt told Congress on Wednesday his agency would outline recommendations on the Federal Aviation Administration's airplane design certification procedures by late September....
2019-07-25 00:00

Sanders campaign co-chair says Biden 'regretted' Obama assassination comment The co-chair of Bernie Sanders’ election campaign dodged a question on Sunday about former Vice President Joe Biden’s recent gaffes while on the stump by praising him for his long career as an elected official -- but saying that voters deciding among...
2019-08-26 05:00

UPDATE 2-Trump says he wouldn't stop Fed Chair Powell if he offered to resign U.S. President Donald Trump sharply criticized Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday and said he wouldn't try to stop the chief U.S. central banker if he offered to resign....
2019-08-24 13:00

More than 2,000 people showed up to a funeral for this veteran with no immediate family Chris O'Meara/AP Edward K. Pearson died on August 31 at 80 years old. His obituary said little about him, except to say that he had no family and all were welcome to attend his memorial service. More than 2,000 people showed up at the funeral for th...
2019-10-02 05:00

Yankees were right not to risk losing this valuable veteran How replaceable is Cameron Maybin? It came down to that question on Thursday night. The verdict: not particularly replaceable. The Yankees rightly recognized that sometimes, analytics principles must be sacrificed for the greater good. After they out...
2019-06-21 17:51

More than 1,000 strangers unite at funeral for veteran with no known family Strangers paid their respects to Edward Karl Pearson, with an estimated 1,000 people attending the Army veteran’s funeral service Tuesday.        ...
2019-10-02 09:00

D-Day veteran, 97, parachutes into Normandy again – 75 years later Tom Rice, 97, parachuted into Normandy in 1944 during the original D-Day operation. In 2019, 75 years later, he recreated the jump alongside others.        ...
2019-06-06 23:17

Versatile veteran looking to be part of the Rangers’ core Ryan Strome is not naive. It has been a long time since Strome, now 26 years old, was the No. 5-overall pick of the Islanders in 2011. He has seen some things during his 421 NHL games, including his trade from the Oilers to the Rangers early last sea...
2019-09-28 11:00

Algeria arrests prominent independence war veteran Algerian authorities have detained an iconic veteran of the country’s war of independence with France, accusing him of insulting the army. Lakhdar Bouregaa's arrest caused an outcry, prompting demands for his release....
2019-07-01 02:34

Report: NBA veteran Stephenson to play in China Well-traveled NBA veteran Lance Stephenson reportedly has agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with the Liaoning Flying Leopards of the Chinese Basketball Association....
2019-08-01 21:00

Source: Packers to release veteran DT Daniels Defensive tackle Mike Daniels, who was expected to be cleared for the start of training camp after a foot injury, will be released by the Packers, a source told ESPN. Green Bay will save more than $8M against the salary cap....
2019-07-24 20:51

Why fantasy owners should target veteran arms now As the MLB All-Star break approaches, fantasy baseball owners seeking a championship are neck-deep in preparations for a second-half push up the standings. Some are plotting out their attack on the next set of rookie call-ups, some are trading for mo...
2019-06-16 09:17

U.S. veteran defends goal celebrations against Thailand Veteran U.S. forward Carli Lloyd defended her World Cup team mates on Friday after widespread criticism of their exuberant goal celebrations during the 13-0 trouncing of Thailand....
2019-06-14 18:17

Veteran sues NHS for £1.5m over loss of leg after delayed surgery An Afghan war veteran turned fitness instructor is suing the NHS for £1.5 million over claims he lost his leg because of "negligent failures" after a yachting accident....
2019-10-03 22:00

HSBC Hires Citigroup Veteran to Take Over U.S. Business HSBC Holdings signaled a fresh effort to turn around its lagging U.S. business by hiring Citigroup veteran Michael Roberts to succeed Patrick Burke as chief executive of HSBC USA when he retires later this year....
2019-07-08 23:17

WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday WWII veteran Lawrence Brooks celebrates his 110th birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. (Sept. 12)        ...
2019-09-13 11:34

Arthritis is prevalent in the military. This Army veteran wants to help While one in four Americans have arthritis, one in three veterans are affected by the disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control.        ...
2019-05-28 02:34

Bruins' veteran quintet could be key in latest Cup bid Five current Bruins players carry knowledge from Boston's most recent Stanley Cup triumph in 2011, and loss and in 2013        ...
2019-05-25 11:34

Japan's veteran maulers happy to die in their boots Japan may have been seen as a leftfield choice to host the Rugby World Cup but if you want a sense of the country's long love affair with the game, you could do worse than to get along to Tokyo's......
2019-09-02 19:00

Sander Vanocur, veteran newsman for NBC, ABC, dies at 91 Sander Vanocur, a television newsman who for decades covered momentous events from political campaigns to assassinations, the Vietnam War to the civil rights movement, has died, his son said Tuesday....
2019-09-18 08:00

Blood and thunder at sea: British veteran remembers D-Day Seventy-five years ago, a young British sailor stood on the bridge of a warship, its gun barrels pointing out to the coast of France and watched the devastation being rained down on a country he......
2019-05-27 08:17

BMW names 17-year veteran to top N.A. marketing post Uwe Dreher, who led the launch of the automaker's i electrified vehicle subbrand, will replace Trudy Hardy on July 1. Hardy will become vice president of BMW Motorrad of the Americas....
2019-05-29 23:17

| SA's Kleyn gets RWC nod ahead of Irish veteran Toner South Africa-born Jean Kleyn edged out veteran second row forward Devin Toner when head coach Joe Schmidt announced his squad for the Rugby World Cup....
2019-09-02 19:00

Veteran Talks About Remembering The Fallen On Memorial Day LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Memorial Day is about remembering those who gave their lives for the safety of our country. LEX 18’s Claire Kopsky spoke with a Laurel County man who served on the front lines with many of those we honor today...
2019-05-28 05:34

Veteran recalls fighting Germans, discrimination Johnnie Jones Sr., one of only 2,000 African American troops to come ashore on D-Day, recalls his service in a military still segregated by race and the discrimination he faced in the service and at home. (June 4)       ...
2019-06-04 11:51

Infiniti design veteran stepping out of the shadows The stylist behind Infiniti's QX Inspiration and Prototype 10 concept vehicles will be the premium brand's new global design chief, following the departure of Karim Habib....
2019-09-01 14:34

US Veteran And Avid Hunter Becomes Unlikely Gun Control Advocate An avid hunter and ex-soldier who knows how to handle a weapon, Vic Bencomo has a new preoccupation: tightening gun regulation in the United States, where firearms take tens of thousands of lives a......
2019-09-12 23:00

Memorial held for WWII Veteran Pilot TUCSON-On Saturday, a World War II Veteran was remembered for his service. The memorial was held at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Marana. Ferman Miller served in WWII as a B-17 and a B-29 pilot putting in 20 years of Air Force service wit...
2019-08-11 15:34

VW picks FCA, Kia veteran Saad Chehab to run U.S. marketing In the new role, he will be responsible for repositioning the VW brand away from its 2015 diesel emissions crisis and toward a future with at least four battery-electric vehicles in the U.S. beginning in 2020....
2019-08-14 19:51

Apple store veteran: We're like car salesmen or Best Buy employees now As Apple places more and more emphasis on services, is it putting more and more emphasis on store employees selling add-ons? A current store employee says it's so....
2019-09-08 15:00

House panel chair asks watchdog for probe of Homeland Security leaders The chairman of a U.S. House panel asked an internal watchdog on Friday to investigate whether top officials at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. border service knew about a Facebook group where agents posted racist and misogynis...
2019-07-06 04:51

World stocks rise, dollar drops as Fed chair boosts rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
2019-07-11 02:51

PM Modi To Chair NITI Aayog Council Meet On Saturday, Drought On Agenda Farm distress, drought and security concerns in Maoist-affected districts will be high on the agenda when Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs the fifth meeting of NITI Aayog's governing council at the......
2019-06-13 21:00

House Judiciary Chair Says President Trump Is Guilty of ‘High Crimes and Misdemeanors’ (WASHINGTON) — The House Judiciary Committee chairman said Sunday that this week’s hearing with Robert Mueller will air “very substantial evidence” of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump and make a public case for impeachment...
2019-07-21 21:34

Trump reportedly discussed firing Fed chair Jerome Powell over rate hikes President said he was ‘not happy’ with decision to raise ratesNot clear whether Trump has authority to force Powell outDonald Trump has reportedly discussed firing Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell, his latest move a series of unprecedented atta...
2019-06-18 18:51

Reports: Mets general manager blows up at staff, throws chair in frustration Tempers flared for Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen in a post-game meeting Friday that saw him erupt at staff and throw chair, according to reports.       ...
2019-07-07 18:17

Trump trades barbs with Federal Reserve chair amid economic turmoil Powell said President Donald Trump's trade wars have complicated the Fed's ability to set interest rates and have contributed to a global economic slowdown....
2019-08-23 18:34

Serena Williams, chair umpire Carlos Ramos to be kept apart at this year's U.S. Open After last year's contentious U.S. Open final, chair umpire Carlos Ramos won't work any matches involving either Serena or Venus Williams this year.        ...
2019-08-22 23:34

Boeing Employee Claims White Co-Workers Hung Noose, Urinated on His Chair A lawsuit filed by a South Carolina man claims he endured years of racial harassment and intimidation that included urine, the n-word and the recently-resurgent Caucasian hobby of hanging nooses. Even worse, the employee alleges that supervisors at t...
2019-06-16 00:00

US Open: A year after shocking outburst, how will Serena Williams deal with chair umpire? Carlos Ramos won't be the chair umpire for Saturday's US Open final, but the spotlight will be on the hot seat. So how do the judges get there?       ...
2019-09-08 03:34

Michigan national park is the first to allow visitors to use a powerful 'track chair' to experience trails Trails through Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore can be steep or sandy -- but people who require hiking mobility assistance can now rent a motorized chair with treaded tracks to get around....
2019-07-09 20:51

Watch Fed Chair Jerome Powell's news conference live following the first rate cut in a decade Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was set to meet with media members Wednesday following the two-day conclusion of the central bank's policy meeting....
2019-07-31 21:00

Nick Kyrgios throws chair at Italian Open; players debate punishment Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage and was defaulted from his second-round match at the Italian Open.        ...
2019-05-21 18:01

Asia stocks gain, dollar droops as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks gained and the dollar drooped on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 06:34

Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 02:51

Healing Crystals, Hurricane Dorian, and a $14,000 Gamer Chair: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week The first week of September 2019 is over, folks, and we came back from Labor Day cool, relaxed, and ready for news—and boy did we get it.Read more......
2019-09-09 11:00

Stocks climb, dollar drops as Fed chair remarks boost rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
2019-07-10 19:51

Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow: Hats off to AOC, she 'nailed' her questions to Fed chair Top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow applauded Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Thursday for her questions to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.  ...
2019-07-11 20:17

UPDATE 1-Facebook investors seek independent chair, citing vote tally Public pension fund leaders on Tuesday called for separating the chairman and chief executive officer positions at Facebook Inc, both held by co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, citing a vote that showed strong support for the idea among outside investors in...
2019-06-04 19:51

Vice Chair Clarida: If economy slows, Fed will implement policy to keep it in a 'good place' He said he will be watching current conditions, in particular the trade war and the inverted yield curve in the bond market, for clues about where the Fed should go next....
2019-06-04 20:34

'On your mark, get set, roll': office chair racing takes place in Japan – video Dozens of people in Japan have taken part in a race on office chairs - a competition which was inspired by Formula One and Le Mans.The Isu-1 Grand Prix, which was founded 10 years ago, involves teams of three battling it out across two hours to see w...
2019-06-11 17:17

Trump has no plans to fire Fed Chair Powell ‘at the present time,’ Larry Kudlow says The president has been demanding for months that the Fed cut interest rates, a move that probably would boost the economy and the stock market ahead of the 2020 election....
2019-07-10 02:51

Nature Is Incredible: Researchers Have Observed Chimpanzees Using An Electric Chair To Execute Each Other For Murder An exciting new discovery has once again proven just how capable and intelligent animals truly are: A group of scientists studying primates just observed chimpanzees using electric chairs to execute one another for murder....
2019-05-21 17:51

Decorated Indiana WWII veteran to be buried at Arlington EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. Carl Mann was among the Allied troops who stormed Omaha Beach in Nazi-occupied northern Fra...
2019-05-27 17:17

NFL veteran Vontae Davis quit the NFL midgame. Here's what happened next One year ago, Vontae Davis walked off a football field for the last time ... in the middle of a game. Now he revisits the moment that shocked the NFL and where it's taken him since....
2019-09-19 08:34

D-Day veteran, 99, gets ovation from the Queen and Trump as he leads tributes A 99-year-old D-Day veteran got a standing ovation from Donald Trump and the Queen Wednesday as he led the nation's tributes to brave troops who stormed the Normandy beaches 75 years ago....
2019-06-05 18:51

Spelling bee veteran offers master class in composure OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — One of the most accomplished spellers in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee is offering a master class in composure at the microphone. Thirteen-year-old Shruthika Padhy of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, repeats her word s...
2019-05-29 23:34

World War Two veteran breaks own scuba diving record at 96 A 96-year-old celebrated his birthday on Saturday by breaking his own record as the world's oldest active scuba diver for the third year running, plunging to the depths of the equivalent of a 15-storey building to explore a shipwreck off Cyprus....
2019-08-31 19:34

Vietnam War veteran, 78, receives high school diploma _____ 78-year-old Floyd Covey is finally a high school graduate, decades after serving in the Vietnam War. The Purple Heart recipient says he made his mom proud. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones has your Weekend Morning Boost....
2019-07-15 07:00

Female Hedge-Fund Veteran Has Contemplated Comeback Anne Dias has discussed a return to money management, people familiar with the matter say. She was once one of the few women to run a hedge fund, investing on behalf of billionaire Julian Robertson as well as her then-husband, Ken Griffin....
2019-05-29 21:00

WWII veteran’s remains finally return home TUCSON –The public is invited to attend the memorial services for an Arizona soldier who was killed during World War II almost 80 years ago. The remains of U.S. Army Sergeant Cread Shuey, who was a prisoner of war in the Philippines, will be flown wi...
2019-05-28 20:17

Sources: Patriots to sign veteran kicker Nugent Veteran kicker Mike Nugent, who is 253-for-311 on field goals while playing for seven teams, is joining the Patriots to replace the injured Stephen Gostkowski, sources told ESPN....
2019-10-03 18:34

‘Tired of Running’: A Sci-Fi Veteran Tells His Own (Earthling) Story In ‘Becoming Superman,’ J. Michael Straczynski chronicles a life that was dominated early on by dysfunction and later by success that came with its own tensions....
2019-07-20 12:01

Veteran actresses deserve better roles than crazy mothers How did television become the repository for characters afflicted with Munchausen syndrome by proxy? Talk about trending! That strange psychological disorder — in which someone seeks attention by exaggerating or making up a child’s illness — re...
2019-09-20 07:00

Tennessee veteran who lost his leg adopts three-legged puppy A dog found in the woods in Tennessee with a severed leg was adopted by a veteran this week who also lost a leg. Joshua Ferguson, who lost his leg after an IED explosion, adopted a three-legged pup named Scooter on Thursday from the Humane Society of...
2019-08-03 12:34

Veteran Indian politician Sushma Swaraj passes away Veteran Indian politician Sushma Swaraj, who most recently served as minister of external affairs, passed away on Tuesday, following a cardiac arrest....
2019-08-07 00:00

McCarthy names GOP veteran Dan Meyer as new chief of staff House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is bringing in an old GOP hand as his top aide, part of the California Republican’s attempt to win back the House in 2020. McCarthy has hired Dan Meyer, a top Republican lobbyist and former senior aide to ex-Speak...
2019-06-04 01:34

Yankees’ veteran lefties taking turn for worse James Paxton and J.A. Happ were supposed to stabilize the Yankees’ rotation when they were acquired last offseason. Instead, the veteran left-handers have mostly disappointed this year — a trend that continued during the otherwise wildly successful Y...
2019-06-27 21:34

As D-Day landings fade from memory, a veteran grapples with violence of war Leon Gautier landed on Sword Beach in a hail of enemy fire on June 6, 1944, one of the first wave of French commandos to storm the Normandy beachfront defended by Hitler's troops. Seventy-five years on, he still grapples with the memories....
2019-05-21 17:34

He loved his assault rifle. Now this veteran wants El Paso to buy it back After Saturday’s mass shooting, Bill Vogt began to wonder: ‘Why in the world do I even have this weapon?’Among the “El Paso Strong” and “Trump is a racist” signs, the poster board held high by Bill Vogt said something different.“El Paso: buy back my ...
2019-08-09 10:00

New exoskeleton helps paralyzed Marine veteran walk again (KFOR) A morning visit to the zoo may not seem like a big deal to some, but for Jennifer Holmes, it is. “This is huge, enormous,” Holmes said during a recent stroll through the Oklahoma City Zoo. It was the first time in more than ten yea...
2019-09-11 11:34

Helping an honorably discharged veteran navigate Medicare Dear John: I love your column and the manner in which you try to help people. Perhaps you can help me as well. I’m on Social Security Disability for Stage D emphysema and received $1,076 a month up until December 2018. Then the Social Security Admi...
2019-06-23 08:34

90-year-old D-Day veteran’s song tops UK singles chart A 90-year-old D-Day veteran’s ditty about the Allied forces landing at Normandy is beating out songs by artists like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran on Amazon’s singles chart in the United Kingdom, a report said. Jim Radford, w...
2019-06-06 21:17

Tigers vs. White Sox: Take Detroit and veteran Daniel Norris Headlines can be deceiving. “Knicks settle for Randle, Gibson, Payton, Bullock.” Sure, a winner never tanks, a tanker never wins. But if you think the Tankerbockers will get back to doing what they do best, think again. Additions of Lenny Randle, Kir...
2019-07-03 16:00

If We Want to Address the Crisis of Veteran Suicide, We Must Acknowledge Its History In 2018, 33-year-old American Marine veteran Justin Miller died by suicide in the parking lot of the very organization he had turned to for help. After four days in the Minneapolis Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital, Miller had been release...
2019-09-06 22:00

Brazil veteran Formiga set for record seventh World Cup "Brazil\u0027s 41-year-old midfielder Formiga is set to become the first player, male or female, to participate at seven World Cups after she was named in their squad on Thursday for the women\u0027s tournament in France."...
2019-05-25 11:34

After international outrage, veteran to keep home that was auctioned over $236 tax bill Disabled veteran Jim Boerner, whose Mesa mobile home was seized and sold at auction, will get to stay under new deal.        ...
2019-07-21 08:51

McSally to present Purple Heart to WWII Veteran TUCSON – Sen. Martha McSally is set to present a World War II veteran with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster on Tuesday. WWII veteran Walter Ram, 95, is receiving the award after being previously denied. He is a combat veteran and P.O.W. Survivor ...
2019-08-21 02:00

Indianapolis Colts to sign veteran QB Brian Hoyer The Indianapolis Colts now will have two former New England Patriots backup quarterbacks on their roster after agreeing to a contract with Brian Hoyer....
2019-09-03 06:00

D-Day veteran committed to saving France's honor Among the tens of thousands of Allied soldiers who landed in Normandy on June 6, 1944, was a hardened group of elite French commandos who ensured that France had D-Day exploits to be proud of, too. (May 23)        ...
2019-05-23 21:51

CC Sabathia’s first pitching coach not surprised by veteran’s success When CC Sabathia delivers his Hall of Fame speech, one face in the crowd will be that of the man who was Sabathia’s pitching coach when he was a 17-year-old minor leaguer in the Indians’ system. “I plan on being in Cooperstown that day,’’ Cleveland p...
2019-08-17 12:34

| Trump names Republican veteran as envoy to Russia Donald Trump on Friday named State Department number two John Sullivan to be the US ambassador to Russia, making the veteran Republican a key player in the US president's complicated relationship with Moscow....
2019-10-12 01:00

Veteran Industrialist Brij Mohan Khaitan Dies At 92 Veteran industrialist and Williamson Magor Group patriarch Brij Mohan Khaitan died today at his residence here. He was 92. He was suffering from old-age ailments, according to company sources. A......
2019-06-01 16:34

This WWII veteran is asking strangers for 100 cards on his 100th birthday For James South, there’s nothing better than a handwritten letter. The Texas-based WWII veteran’s late wife, Sophie, used to mail him love letters every day while he was deployed to Normandy. Now about to turn 100 years old, all he wants ...
2019-09-23 17:34

House Intel chair Schiff accuses GOP of 'whataboutism' and false equivalency on Steele dossier It was ridiculous to compare the Democratic funding of the Steele dossier to a potential conspiracy between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., suggested on Wednesday....
2019-06-20 03:00

Embattled Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell hints interest rate cut likely in July Powell says trade tensions and weak global growth "continue to weigh" on the U.S. economy, a strong signal that the Fed is likely to lower the benchmark interest rate in July, according to prepared remarks ahead of his congressional testimony Wednesd...
2019-07-10 15:17

NY State Dem Chair: Trump 'dirt' comments 'whole different scenario' than Clinton campaign using Steele dossier President Trump potentially viewing opposition research information from foreign governments is very different than Hillary Clinton utilizing a Russian-sourced dossier, according to a Democratic Party official....
2019-06-14 05:34

World stocks rise, dollar drops as Fed chair remarks boost rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
2019-07-10 21:51

Resignation of FEC vice chair Matthew Petersen leaves agency unable to vote on actions The vice chairman of the Federal Election Commission (FEC) submitted his resignation letter to President Trump on Monday, leaving the agency one member short of the number needed to vote on proposed actions....
2019-08-26 23:00

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

This Stranger Things Season 3 Line Made Stephen King Fall Out of His Chair Laughing Warning: This post contains spoilers for Stranger Things season 3. If you thought the fan favorite of Stranger Things season 3 was Erica Sinclair (Priah Ferguson), then you’re in good company. Stephen King apparently laughed so hard at one of E...
2019-07-16 13:00

Chair umpire Carlos Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus Williams Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
2019-08-22 02:34

Veteran groups rally across country with contract negotiations underway TUCSON – Veteran Affairs employees across the country are holding rallies and meetings to inform the public about current contract negotiations. This comes after reports surfaced that the White House may turn veterans’ health care into a privat...
2019-06-06 06:51

Veteran activists express hope, and caution, for Thunberg movement For the young environmental activists inspired by Greta Thunberg and her peers, the battle is going to have to be as much about changing the political climate as is it about climate change. In just over a year, the 16-year-old Swedish student has gon...
2019-09-30 06:34

Canada at first denies entry to U.S. Army veteran in immigration documentary Hector Barajas — who spent years trying to return to the United States after being deported to Mexico in 2004 — was not allowed into Canada on Friday for a film festival where he was slated to tell his story. Canadian officials later relented....
2019-09-08 14:34

| Teenager Gauff stuns veteran Venus Williams at Wimbledon Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday beating five-time champion Venus Williams....
2019-07-01 21:17

28-year-old woman killed in skydiving crash was veteran jumper The 28-year-old skydiver who was killed when she was blown off course into a Northern California highway was an experienced jumper, according to a report. Maria Robledo Vallejo, who is from Colombia, had done more than 150 previous jumps before she d...
2019-09-29 20:34

Giants veteran isn’t bashing Antonio Brown’s helmet drama He gets it. Antoine Bethea, entering his 14th season in the NFL, understands how attached Antonio Brown is to his old helmet. “I definitely get where he’s coming from as far as comfort, feeling comfortable with what he knows,’’ Bethea told The Post o...
2019-08-14 07:17

Iraq war veteran jailed for killing Britain’s Got Talent finalist Desmond Sylva given life term for stabbing girlfriend Simonne Kerr in fit of angerAn Iraq war veteran has been jailed for life for murdering a Britain’s Got Talent finalist by stabbing her more than 70 times in a violent rage.Desmond Sylva, 41, kille...
2019-07-04 00:51

President Trump honors veteran to commemorate D-Day 75th anniversary President Trump shared D-Day veteran Ray Lambert's World War II story. Lambert was in attendance to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
2019-06-06 23:17

Saints, Ginn banking on veteran's enduring speed Saints receiver Ted Ginn Jr. says his speed remains his most distinguishing asset as he enters his 13th NFL season        ...
2019-06-07 00:00

After 75 years, the D-Day landings are fading from memory, but one veteran still grapples with the violence of war REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Allied troops stormed ashore at Normandy on June 6, 1944, beginning the long, bloody fight to retake Western Europe. Leon Gautier was one of the first French commandos to hit the beach, and the memories are still with him ...
2019-06-05 23:00

Saudi Arabia names veteran prince as energy minister Saudi Arabia's king appointed his son, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, as energy minister on Sunday, replacing Khalid al-Falih and for the first time handing the portfolio in the world's top oil exporter to a member of the royal family....
2019-09-08 21:34

Trump’s Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick for new Defense Secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war and also has experience as a national security adviser on Capitol Hill as well as a defense industry lobbyist. Trump o...
2019-06-19 02:51

UN Appoints Veteran Indian Officer To Lead Its Mission In Yemen UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed a veteran Indian Army official as the head of the world body's observer mission in Yemen's port city of Hodeidah....
2019-09-13 07:34

Thousands attend funeral for Florida veteran who died without family Thousands of people turned out Tuesday to pay their respects to a deceased Army vet who had no living family to attend his funeral. Some 4,000 people, most of whom strangers to Edward Pearson in life, attended his funeral at Sarasota National Cemeter...
2019-10-02 05:00

Joe Kennedy, Bobby's grandson, to take on veteran Democrat for Senate seat Congressman, 38, to challenge Ed Markey in Massachusetts‘This is the fight of our lives, the fight of my generation’Joe Kennedy announced on Saturday morning that he will contest the US Senate seat for Massachusetts held by Edward Markey, in what pro...
2019-09-21 19:34

Yankees ‘possibly’ could give 3rd veteran starter a bullpen audition ARLINGTON, Texas — Aaron Boone said he should be ready to name the Yankees’ starter for Game 1 of the ALDS “hopefully by early next week,’’ but it’s becoming increasingly clear they intend to use most — if not all — of their pitchers in a variety of ...
2019-09-28 11:00

Jodi Rudoren, Veteran Times Journalist, Will Lead The Forward Ms. Rudoren, a former Jerusalem bureau chief, was named the next editor in chief of the 122-year-old Jewish publication, which recently received a $500,000 donation from Craig Newmark....
2019-07-23 21:34

97-Year-Old WWII Veteran Recreates 1944 Parachute on D-Day Anniversary A US veteran who was parachuted into France during D-Day in 1944 defied his age on Wednesday as he recreated his courageous feat of 75 years ago as part of ceremonies to mark the famous landings....
2019-06-05 22:00

Funeral service for veteran with no immediate family expected to draw crowd A Florida funeral service for a veteran who had no immediate family members is expected to draw a crowd of complete strangers after his story was widely shared online....
2019-10-01 05:34

Early season woes hit veteran quarterbacks, shifting NFL landscape The New York Giants on Tuesday announced that twice Super Bowl champion Eli Manning would be benched in favor of rookie Daniel Jones, marking the latest casualty in an NFL season that has so far been unkind to the league's veteran quarterbacks....
2019-09-18 03:34

"Bold Step", Says BJP Veteran LK Advani On Centre Scrapping Article 370 BJP veteran LK Advani joined the chorus of party leaders in welcoming the government's decision to end Article 370, which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. He called it a bold step towards......
2019-08-05 15:00

Trump embraces veteran wounded in Afghanistan in heartwarming video President Trump on Monday warmly embraced retired Army Capt. Luis Avila, who was severely wounded by a bomb in 2011 in Afghanistan, after the hero sang “God Bless America.”...
2019-09-30 19:34

Sri Lanka names war veteran as army chief, U.S., U.N. critical of decision Sri Lanka's President on Monday named war veteran Shavendra Silva as its army chief, drawing sharp criticism from the United States and the United Nations over the appointment of an officer who has been accused of serious human rights violations....
2019-08-19 18:00

Thailand frees falsely accused US Navy veteran from prison A U.S. Navy veteran who spent more than a year locked up in maximum-security Thai prison for a crime he did not commit finally returned to his home in Texas Wednesday....
2019-10-10 07:34

Veteran Swedish director Andersson reflects on humanity in 'About Endlessness' A father tying up his daughter's laces in the rain, a priest doubting his faith and a man being tied to a post and then abandoned all make up little slices of life in Roy Andersson's 'About Endlessness', a reflection on humanity, be it kind or cruel....
2019-09-03 21:00

NHL veteran Mark Letestu seen chugging mustard packet on bench Winnipeg Jets forward Mark Letestu had fans scratching their heads and wondering if he forgot the hot dog Thursday night when he sat on the bench consuming condiments during a preseason game against the Edmonton Oilers. Letestu, 34, was seen sucking ...
2019-09-28 01:34

Veteran transit supervisor seriously injured after falling onto subway tracks An MTA worker miraculously survived being electrocuted by a third rail at the Yankee Stadium subway station Friday — and even walked up emergency stairs to the street afterward. The lucky-to-be-alive track supervisor, 52, was overseeing work in the s...
2019-09-07 02:34

Fake veteran hiring site downloads spyware instead of jobs Enlarge / This site will not make America safer. A "threat group" previously identified as being behind a set of attacks on IT providers in Saudi Arabia has now been spotted targeting US military veterans and companies with a malicious webpage tha...
2019-09-25 22:00

Veteran auto journalist missing since California test drive A well-known U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a test-drive in mountainous northern California, police and industry media said....
2019-06-11 21:51

Veteran Rescue Mission to file lawsuit against Pima County TUCSON – Veteran Rescue Mission serves as a safe place for veterans to eat, sleep and worship. This month, it received a letter from the Pima County Attorney saying, due to zoning issues, their church cannot operate on the property. Pima County...
2019-07-19 10:51

Cancer Recurs for Navy Veteran Imprisoned in Iran, Diplomats Say Michael R. White, a California man arrested in Iran last year, had a cancerous lesion removed by Iranian doctors. “I am afraid he will die there,” his mother says....
2019-09-01 06:34

American WWII veteran reunited with French sweetheart 75 years after they first met An American Second World War veteran was reunited with his French sweetheart 75 years after they fell in love in her hometown in northeastern France....
2019-06-14 00:17

Kentucky WWII veteran receives French Legion of Honor WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky has been awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore received the medal Friday in a cro...
2019-06-10 18:17

Veteran found covered in ants at VA facility in his final days The head of the Veterans Health Administration announced a series of major changes at an assisted-living facility days after a dying Air Force veteran was twice found covered in ants in his bed....
2019-09-18 23:00

Veteran amputee helping ex-forces inmates rebuild their lives A combat medic who lost both legs in a Taliban bomb blast has been deployed by a London charity to inspire ex-forces prisoners with the story of how he rebuilt his life after being wounded....
2019-08-28 18:00

Bernie Sanders' J&K Talk "Influenced By Pak Campaign Manager": US Veteran US Senator and Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders has termed India's action in Kashmir as "unacceptable" to his cheering Muslim audience in Houston. But according to veteran US Army......
2019-09-02 06:34

Veteran TV news journalist, commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75 Cokie Roberts -- an award-winning journalist, political commentator and author whose career spanned five decades -- died Tuesday of complications from breast cancer. She was 75....
2019-09-18 01:00

Fox News veteran Shepard Smith quits; hopes 'facts will win the day' Shepard Smith, the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, abruptly quit the network on Friday after 23 years....
2019-10-12 03:34

Matt Kemp becomes the Mets’ latest veteran option in outfield Yoenis Cespedes won’t be walking through the door at any point this summer to help the Mets, but another former All-Star slugger might have the opportunity. In a low-risk, potential high-reward move, the team agreed to terms Friday on a minor league ...
2019-05-25 05:00

Austrian ski veteran Reichelt quizzed in blood doping case INNSBRUCK, Austria (AP) — The Austrian ski federation says Alpine veteran Hannes Reichelt was questioned by police investigating a blood doping ring in sports. The Austrian federation says Reichelt denies wrongdoing in the case known as Operation Ade...
2019-05-27 17:51

Schiff, House Intelligence chair, says he first learned of Russian attacks on Senate campaigns at a security forum The California Democrat recalled his surprise when a Microsoft representative said at a conference last year that three Senate campaigns had been attacked by what seemed like the same Russian government-linked group that interfered in the 2016 electi...
2019-07-22 01:51

'The Voice' recap: Blake Shelton throws epic temper tantrum after losing four-chair turn Blake Shelton isn't afraid to let everyone know he's the last original coach on "The Voice." And he threw an epic temper tantrum to prove it.        ...
2019-09-25 07:34

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain, dollar droops as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks gained and the dollar drooped on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 06:00

Black employee says his coworkers left a noose on his desk and urinated on his chair. Now he's suing Boeing Curtis Anthony claims Boeing “allowed an atmosphere of racial hostility and harassment towards African Americans" to exist.        ...
2019-06-18 14:00

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2019-08-07 20:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 03:17

Curtis Anthony says his coworkers left a noose on his desk and urinated on his chair. Now he's suing Boeing Curtis Anthony claims Boeing “allowed an atmosphere of racial hostility and harassment towards African Americans" to exist.        ...
2019-06-18 03:34

Nationals sign veteran Asdrúbal Cabrera to bolster infield depth The 33-year-old, who was designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers last week, gives Washington another option with Ryan Zimmerman and Howie Kendrick on the IL....
2019-08-06 12:00

Trail to Zero horseback ride raises awareness of veteran suicide epidemic It was a 20-mile ride to healing. Fourteen veterans on horseback accompanied by the NYPD’s mounted unit made the annual “Trail to Zero” trek Saturday morning to raise awareness of the epidemic of veteran suicide. The distance of the journey through M...
2019-09-15 06:34

El Paso veteran died while shielding wife, granddaughter from gunfire: family A Texas veteran killed during Saturday’s mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso died after shielding his wife and granddaughter, 9, from gunfire, his family said....
2019-08-06 13:00

Purple heart veteran dies after saving granddaughter from house explosion Don O'Steen, 69, died last Monday during surgery after he saved granddaughter Paetyn, 3, from an explosion at his Oklahoma home.        ...
2019-10-01 15:34

Veteran New Jersey correction officer killed in wild police pursuit A veteran New Jersey correction officer was killed early Saturday when the driver of an allegedly stolen car slammed into his vehicle during a wild pursuit, according to a police union and a report....
2019-08-25 06:00

Oldest living American WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday Lawrence Brooks — a man considered to be the nation's oldest living veteran from World War II — celebrated a huge milestone in Louisiana last week: his 110th birthday....
2019-09-15 16:00

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

Factbox: Mother of three, army veteran, teenage boy among 20 killed in El Paso shooting A mother of three young children and her husband shielding a baby, along with an Army veteran and a teenage boy were among the 20 people killed on Saturday in a mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas that authorities are treating as a cas...
2019-08-05 13:00

Babulal Gaur Dies At 89, PM Modi Condoles Death Of The Veteran BJP Leader Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Babulal Gaur, saying he continuously worked to strengthen the party....
2019-08-21 11:00

Man who allegedly killed war veteran on Appalachian Trail deemed mentally incompetent The man accused of killing an Appalachian Trail "thru-hiker" has been ordered jailed until he's competent to understand the murder charges he's facing.        ...
2019-07-04 00:17

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China BEIJING — Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam was stabbed in the stomach Saturday while attending an event in southern China, with police saying his injuries were not life-threatening. The motive was unclear. A suspect was detained following the attack...
2019-07-20 20:00

Apollo veteran overwhelmed by restored mission control—“I hear the voices” Gene Kranz returned to his second home last Friday, the Apollo Mission Control room. [credit: NASA ] Last week, NASA unveiled a restored Apo...
2019-07-02 00:34

Brazil could benefit from oil attacks on Saudi Arabia, veteran investor Mobius says Brazil could stand to benefit from the weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabian oil production facilities, according to veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius....
2019-09-16 14:34

Papa John's hires McDonald's veteran as head of restaurant operations Papa John's International Inc said on Monday it has appointed a McDonald's Corp veteran to the newly created role of chief of restaurants operations, as the pizza chain remodels itself after the departure of its scandal-hit founder....
2019-07-08 16:34

Lawmaker demands answers from VA after veteran reportedly found covered in ant bites Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., is demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs after a Vietnam War veteran was reportedly found last week covered in ants and ant bites before he died at a Georgia VA nursing home....
2019-09-13 15:34

HP CEO Dion Weisler steps down, taps veteran insider Enrique Lores HP said Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast Q4 profit below Wall Street estimates.Read More...
2019-08-23 10:34

Watch: Veteran pitcher Drew Smyly spins gem in Phillies debut Veteran pitcher Drew Smyly didn't need long to win the approval of Philadelphia Phillies fans, allowing only one run in his first start with the team....
2019-07-22 21:17

A couple married for 60 years, a veteran, a teacher: the lives cut short in El Paso Friends and family members reflect on the victims of the Texas massacre as they mourn their loved onesWhat was supposed to be a normal Saturday morning for shoppers at the Walmart next to the popular Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, Texas, turned into a ...
2019-08-09 16:34

Local 17-year-old wild card beats US veteran Johnson in Rome Local teenager Jannik Sinner rallies to beat American veteran Steve Johnson 1-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
2019-05-21 18:01

UPDATE 1-Fox News veteran Shepard Smith quits; hopes 'facts will win the day' Shepard Smith, the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, abruptly quit the network on Friday after 23 years....
2019-10-12 21:17

Veteran US Auto Journalist Goes Missing After Test-Drive On Cold Terrain A well-known U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a test-drive in mountainous northern California, police and industry media said....
2019-06-11 16:00

NBA veteran Kendall Gill reveals he still receives money from parents for his birthday Former NBA veteran Kendall Gill played 15 seasons in the league, earned an All-Rookie Team selection during the 1990-91 season and earned about $43 million during his career....
2019-05-29 21:51

Davey G. Johnson, Veteran of Car and Driver and Jalopnik, Missing on Motorcycle Trip Authorities are currently searching for automotive journalist Davey G. Johnson, a veteran of Car and Driver, Autoweek, Jalopnik and more, after he apparently went missing on a motorcycle ride somewhere along California State Route 49 earlier this wee...
2019-06-08 23:00

Man breaks into Massachusetts Vietnam veteran's home during his funeral, had other targets: cops A man with a list of addresses in multiple Massachusetts towns of people who recently lost someone was caught inside the home of a recently deceased veteran during his funeral, police said....
2019-05-30 02:34

Veteran China dissident urges linking of human rights, trade TOKYO (AP) — Veteran Chinese dissident Wang Dan is urging Western nations to restore the link between human rights and trade with China. Wang was speaking Wednesday in Tokyo days ahead of the 30th anniversary of the 1989 student pro-democracy protest...
2019-05-29 11:00

WWII veteran’s remains arrive home 77 years after he died in POW camp TUCSON – It was a homecoming fit for a hero  – it was nearly eight decades in the making. The remains of World War II veteran, Sgt. Cread Shuey arrived at the Tucson International Airport on Tuesday morning. Shuey joined the military when he wa...
2019-05-30 01:00

Delta Airlines sued by man bitten by veteran's support dog in 2017 An Alabama man who was attacked by a veteran’s emotional support animal while on a 2017 Delta flight is now suing the airline and the veteran.        ...
2019-05-29 16:51

CDC investigates mystery deaths of Texas veteran, wife during trip to Fiji The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention joined the investigation into the deaths of a military veteran and his wife who passed away from an unidentified illness while on vacation in Fiji last month.  ...
2019-06-05 11:51

With Esper, Pentagon inherits an army veteran long focused on China In the opinion of Army Secretary Mark Esper, President Donald Trump's pick to lead the U.S. military, Washington was late to recognize that America will be locked in a strategic competition with China for years to come....
2019-06-19 03:34

Netflix greenlights Pixar veteran's animated series 'Ghee Happy' Netflix just approved Ghee Happy, a new series by animator Sanjay Patel. The colorful show will follow Hindu deities as children discovering their powers in a deity daycare, Deadline reports....
2019-10-10 14:00

French President Emmanuel Macron helps veteran stand during D-Day ceremony French President Emmanuel Macron helped World War II veteran Russell Pickett stand during the ceremony to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
2019-06-06 23:17

Florida man, veteran with 'no immediate family' who spurred massive funeral, did have one: 2 estranged sons Now there are questions surrounding Legacy Options Funeral and Cremation Services and whether it misled the thousands who turned up for Pearson's service or, as the funeral home contends, it was informed of the familial connection too late to notify ...
2019-10-11 04:00

2019 Women's World Cup: Veteran Onome Ebi included in Nigeria squad Veteran defender Onome Ebi will become the first African to play in five Fifa global tournaments after being named in Nigeria's Women's World Cup squad....
2019-05-26 01:00

D-Day veteran John McHugh recalls Normandy invasion: It was hell on earth In an appearance on "Shepard Smith Reporting," World War II Army Cpl. John McHugh on Thursday recalled his harrowing experience as one of thousands of troops storming the beaches of Normandy, describing what he witnessed as "hell on earth."...
2019-06-07 03:51

Mets add struggling veteran Ervin Santana on minor league deal The Mets gave Ervin Santana a shot Friday afternoon, signing the journeyman to a minor league contract, the team announced. Santana, a 15-year veteran, made three unsuccessful starts for the White Sox this season, posting a 9.45 ERA. Though he made t...
2019-05-24 19:00

World War II veteran honored for his life and service at Arlington National Cemetery Carl Mann, a World War II veteran, was honored by the U.S. Army and his family during his funeral at Arlington National Cemetery.        ...
2019-06-06 23:17

Police probe alleged assault on World War II veteran at care home Police are investigating a series of alleged assaults at a UK nursing home — including against a World War II veteran who was left with a skull fracture, according to report. The probe was launched after 95-year-old Vera Harman suffered the dis...
2019-10-08 00:34

'Hadestown,' veteran Elaine May score early wins at Tony awards Elaine May and dark musical "Hadestown" were among early winners on Sunday as Broadway presented its annual Tony Awards, capping a season in which shows about race, sexual politics and a trip to the underworld stood front and center....
2019-06-10 05:00

Late WWII, Korean War veteran finally receives Purple Heart TUCSON – Memorial Day is a day to honor our military and the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice defending our freedoms. One veteran is finally being honored with a medal years after his passing. Louis Moran fought in World War II and...
2019-05-27 19:00

Cybersecurity veteran Imperva acquires Distil Networks to help thwart bot attacks Imperva has announced plans to acquire Distil Networks, a cybersecurity startup that specializes in blocking bot attacks on websites, mobile apps, and APIs.Read More...
2019-06-04 18:17

Divergent pleas for pay raise from veteran lawmaker and freshman hit political hurdle House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez favor increasing salaries for lawmakers and staff for the first time in 10 years....
2019-06-12 04:34

Florida veteran with 'no immediate family' who spurred massive funeral did have one: 2 estranged sons Now there are questions surrounding Legacy Options Funeral and Cremation Services and whether it misled the thousands who turned up for Pearson's service or, as the funeral home contends, it was informed of the familial connection too late to notify ...
2019-10-10 19:34

Top Commerce Department aides orchestrated NOAA’s Hurricane Dorian statement, House Science Committee chair says A new letter from the House Science Committee chair reveals new information on the origins of the controversial NOAA statement backing President Trump's false Hurricane Dorian claims....
2019-10-11 00:34

Top Dawg Entertainment to Co-Chair REVOLT Summit Los Angeles; Snoop Dogg, Killer Mike, Angela Rye and More Confirmed Fresh from several viral moments in Atlanta, the Revolt Summit is rounding out the fall season by traveling to Los Angeles at the end of October....
2019-10-10 01:34

Marine veteran boxer captures junior lightweight title on Memorial Day weekend Jamel Herring, a U.S. Marine veteran, defeated Masayuki Ito by unanimous decision in Florida on Saturday to become the WBO junior lightweight champion....
2019-05-28 18:34

Veteran German auto boss joins board of U.S. self-driving software startup A company working to make open-source self-driving software reliable enough to be used in commercially available vehicles said it had hired a former German car boss as it seeks to expand its reach....
2019-05-23 17:17

Army veteran pushes wife out of way before he was struck, killed in hit-and-run crash, California police say An Army veteran was killed in a hit-and-run crash in northern California on Tuesday morning after pushing his wife out of the way of the oncoming vehicle, according to officials....
2019-10-03 09:34

Trump's actions with Ukraine were 'profoundly stupid' and beyond anything any president has ever done, historians and veteran diplomats say AP Photo/Evan Vucci Historians, foreign policy experts, and veteran diplomats all say that the Ukraine scandal threatening Donald Trump's presidency is unprecedented. President Donald Trump in a July phone call urged Ukrainian President Volodymyr Z...
2019-09-28 11:34

Air Force veteran, 94, wins $6.5M in Oregon lottery after checking ticket one more time before tossing it A moment of hesitation turned out to be an extremely profitable one for a former Air Force pilot who took a second glance at an Oregon lottery ticket before tossing it only to find he won $6.5 million. ...
2019-08-03 20:34

Trump administration names veteran diplomat Donald Booth as envoy for Sudan The United States on Wednesday named veteran diplomat Donald Booth as its envoy to Sudan amid an international push for a peaceful transition after the overthrow of former President Omar al-Bashir....
2019-06-13 02:51

Eagles signing Josh McCown, 40-year-old veteran quarterback, after injuries to backups With injuries to their backup QBs, the Eagles are adding QB Josh McCown, 40, who played when Philly coach Doug Pederson was still an NFL quarterback.       ...
2019-08-18 00:34

America's first mass shooting: 70 years ago, a WWII veteran killed 13 of his neighbors Howard Unruh displayed the same temperament reflected in many of his modern counterparts — rigid, angry and blaming.        ...
2019-08-28 19:00

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies after covering Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony Don Banks, best known for his 17 years at Sports Illustrated, died in his sleep Sunday after just covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremonies.       ...
2019-08-05 01:51

A 96-year-old World War II veteran nails national anthem before USA-Mexico soccer match 96-year-old WWII veteran Pete DuPré brought down the house when he performed the national anthem on his harmonica before the USA-Mexico match.        ...
2019-05-27 19:00

Pete Sessions, veteran GOP rep defeated in 2018, seeks comeback in another Texas district Former Republican congressman Pete Sessions, who served in the House of Representatives for 11 terms before losing his seat to a Democratic challenger in 2018, announced Thursday that he will seek a return to Congress from another Texas congressional...
2019-10-04 05:34

MLB veteran Rajai Davis helps Mets win after 2-hour Uber ride to ballpark It was quite a night for Rajai Davis of the New York Mets: It started with batting practice in Pennsylvania and ended with him smacking a three-run home run in New York to cap a Mets victory....
2019-05-23 09:34

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

'They feasted on him': Cancer-stricken veteran bitten 100 times in VA facility ant infestation before dying An Air Force veteran battling cancer was bitten more than 100 times by ants days before he died at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Georgia, according to his daughter....
2019-09-13 22:34

Iraq war veteran accused of mowing down pedestrians in California charged with hate crimes An Iraq war veteran with a history of PTSD has been charged with hate crimes, in addition to murder charges, for mowing down pedestrians.        ...
2019-05-31 05:17

Wounded US Special Forces veteran honored at Yankee Stadium with family by his side For Marty Bailey, Saturday was about more than just being honored at Yankee Stadium by his favorite baseball team on a picturesque afternoon -- the important part was having his family by his side....
2019-08-23 05:00

HP CEO steps down, taps veteran insider; flags quarterly profit below Street view HP Inc said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast fourth quarter profit below Wall Street estimates, sending its shares down 6% in late trade....
2019-08-23 07:00

Block Trading Sales Veteran Matt Beales Joins Cboe Europe LONDON – 6 December 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that Matt Beales has joined the Cboe Europe Sales team to oversee sales efforts for Cboe LIS, the...
2019-05-21 18:00

D-Day veteran's grandson recalls 'vivid' letters of 'striking images' from Omaha Beach After fighting with the Allies on D-Day, Navy sailor Bill Svrluga Sr. wrote letters that "vividly" recounted the horrors he witnessed, his grandson said....
2019-06-04 06:34

World War II veteran 'Harmonica Pete' plays national anthem on 'Fox & Friends' after going viral A World War II veteran who goes by the beloved nickname 'Harmonica Pete' described his service and what the National Anthem means to him after performing the song for the United States Women's National team before a recent match....
2019-05-30 02:34

Acosta resignation puts veteran bureaucrat Patrick Pizzella in charge of Labor Patrick Pizzella, a veteran of several past Republican and Democratic presidential administrations, will take over as acting secretary of labor following the abrupt departure of Alexander Acosta Friday following controversy surrounding a plea deal he...
2019-07-12 17:51

A 100-year-old WWII veteran has wanted to skydive since 1942. He finally made the jump. A naval aviator in World War II, Ronald Mason has always wanted to parachute. Last weekend, the 100-year-old Iowan made his first jump.        ...
2019-06-05 07:17

Mother of Navy veteran held in Iran says he lost appeal, asks Trump for help The mother of a U.S. Navy veteran from California sentenced to 10 years in prison by the government of Iran said Tuesday he has lost his appeal and she is worried that he is being forgotten by the U.S. government....
2019-09-26 01:34

'Trump watch party’ reinstated at Michigan restaurant after RNC chair Ronna McDaniel's tweet rallies the troops: report Management at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Michigan had a sudden change of heart this week after initially canceling a plan by local Republicans to hold a “Trump watch party” at the location because of unspecified “complaints.”...
2019-10-11 10:34

North County Police Cooperative Officer Michael Langsdorf was a veteran Missouri cop who kept his enthusiasm When Michael Langsdorf joined the North County Police Cooperative in April after nearly two decades as an officer with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, it was a fresh new start. He was newly engaged and he'd with the department just a fe...
2019-09-21 00:34

Packers release veteran defensive tackle Mike Daniels after failed trade efforts After failing to swing a trade, the Green Bay Packers released veteran defensive lineman Mike Daniels in favor of a group of younger players.       ...
2019-07-25 01:17

Iraq war veteran accused of mowing down pedestrians in California will face hate crime charges An Iraq war veteran with a history of PTSD will be charged with hate crimes, in addition to murder charges, for mowing down pedestrians.        ...
2019-05-30 22:17

Bills GM believes veteran running back LeSean McCoy can still play at high level Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is still capable of playing at a high level despite posting the worst numbers of his career last year, according to general manager Brandon Beane....
2019-07-20 04:00

Distant relative of NFL veteran Tyrann Mathieu accused of trying to extort millions from player: officials A distant relative of Kansas City Chiefs star Tyrann Mathieu was arrested for allegedly trying to extort millions from the defensive back, according to federal investigators....
2019-05-22 20:17

'One of the greats': Barack Obama, Meghan McCain mourn veteran journalist Cokie Roberts Journalists from ABC, CNN and Fox News mourn the death of veteran journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts.        ...
2019-09-17 20:00

WATCH: Dallas airport terminal falls silent as veteran's remains returned from Vietnam An entire terminal at the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport stood in silence Thursday as the remains of an American airman who died during the Vietnam War were brought home to the U.S....
2019-08-09 04:00

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher sues former lawyers and veteran legal defense fund Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, acquitted of murder in July, is suing his former lawyers and a veterans legal defense fund, alleging they intentionally delayed his trial in a "money-making scheme."...
2019-09-17 05:00

78 years later, a Navy veteran killed in Pearl Harbor finally returns home to New Jersey An outpouring is expected for the homecoming funeral of a sailor from New Jersey, 78 years after his death in the Pearl Harbor attack.        ...
2019-09-08 00:00

New Jersey veteran tested positive for rare tick-borne virus before death, daughter says A New Jersey woman says her 80-year-old Marine Corps veteran father is the individual that health officials said tested positive for a rare tick-borne illness before his death in May....
2019-06-10 19:17

WWII veteran 'Harmonica Pete' performs national anthem before Minnesota Vikings game A World War II veteran performed the national anthem using only a harmonica on Sunday before the Minnesota Vikings played the Oakland Raiders at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis....
2019-09-23 21:34

Andrew Luck critics draw ire of veteran anchor Dale Hansen: ‘Incredibly stupid’ A Dallas sportscaster tore into people who booed and criticized Andrew Luck for retiring from the Colts, calling them “incredibly stupid.” “Luck has a long list of injuries from playing this game: A concussion, a lacerated kidney, t...
2019-08-28 17:34

UPDATE 2-HP CEO steps down, taps veteran insider; flags quarterly profit below Street view HP Inc said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast fourth quarter profit below Wall Street estimates, sending its shares down 6% in late trade....
2019-08-23 00:34

Country music icon Lee Greenwood helps gift double-amputee veteran a customized home Country music star Lee Greenwood was especially proud to be an American over the holiday weekend, after working with a non-profit to provide a specialized home for a veteran who lost both of his legs overseas....
2019-07-08 17:00

'A trailblazing figure': Barack Obama, Katie Couric mourn veteran journalist Cokie Roberts Journalists from ABC, CNN and Fox News mourn the death of veteran journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts.        ...
2019-09-17 22:00

Army Veteran Everett Palmer Died in Police Custody in 2018. His Family Can't Find His Heart 41-year-old U.S. Army veteran Everett Palmer called his brother to tell him he was heading to New York to visit their sick mother. Before he left, he needed to make sure an outstanding DUI warrant in Pennsylvania was settled to be sure his license wa...
2019-06-09 20:00

The bizarre life of 8chan owner Jim Watkins, the middle-age veteran who decamped to the Philippines and runs a pig farm YouTube/The Goldwater Over the weekend, 22 people were killed and more than two dozen others were injured in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. A manifesto said to be from the shooting suspect appeared beforehand on an anonymous web fo...
2019-08-06 10:34

Dame Margaret Hodge: Labour criticised after veteran MP faces re-selection battle in London seat Labour has been criticised after veteran MP Dame Margaret Hodge was told she would have to fight to keep her east London seat following a move by local members to trigger a re-selection contest....
2019-09-29 12:34

Air Force veteran touts new shoe to honor law enforcement as Nike pulls patriotic flag sneaker Amid the controversy surrounding Nike scrapping plans for an American flag-themed sneaker, a U.S. Air Force veteran announced a new shoe he designed to benefit law enforcement officers....
2019-07-03 17:51

Marine veteran injured in deadly New Hampshire motorcycle crash sues truck driver, company A survivor of the deadly New Hampshire motorcycle crash is seeking compensation for medical expenses that could total at least $500,000.        ...
2019-07-04 00:17

‘I don’t like to give up': veteran UN envoy reveals how two decades of quiet diplomacy gave birth to North Macedonia Last June, a historic agreement settled a 27-year-long name dispute between two countries, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Greece. One man, Matthew Nimetz,  patiently led the negotiations on behalf of the United Nations for over two dec...
2019-05-21 15:00

Army veteran’s family demand answers after he died in Pennsylvania jail, had brain, heart and throat removed The family of an Army veteran is demanding answers from Pennsylvania authorities more than a year after he mysteriously died inside a local jail and had his organs removed but never returned....
2019-06-07 19:34

The bizarre life of 8chan owner Jim Watkins, the middle-aged veteran who decamped to the Philippines and runs a pig farm YouTube/The Goldwater Over the weekend, 22 people were killed and more than two dozen others were injured in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. A manifesto said to be from the suspected shooter appeared beforehand an anonymous web foru...
2019-08-06 01:17

Venezuela's Guaido needs 'support' from Trump to retain Citgo control -Citgo chair Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido needs more "support" from the U.S. government to remain in control of U.S. refiner Citgo, a subsidiary of state oil company PDVSA, Citgo chair Luisa Palacios said on Wednesday....
2019-10-02 17:00

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Steve Hinkle’s sister recalls emotional scene as veteran fought to live One by one, the SWAT team members -- with tears in their eyes and mud still on their uniforms – filed through the hospital’s recovery room to pay their respects....
2019-09-20 18:00

A 19-year-old Canadian beat Serena Williams in the Rogers Cup final after the veteran American retired after 4 games because of back spasms Photo by Reuters / John E. Sokolowski Serena Williams was forced to retire in the Rogers Cup final. The veteran American played just four games before succumbing to back spasms, which saw Bianca Andreescu, 19, win the trophy in front of her hometown...
2019-08-13 05:51

The Londoner: Labour chair leads 'lock him up' chant In today's diary: Labour chair leads 'lock him up' chant | No room in Locanda-Locatelli for Jamie Cullum | Nigella Lawson has questions about the school ciriculum | Is Dominic Cummings back on Twitter?...
2019-09-26 17:00

UPDATE 1-Venezuela's Guaido needs U.S. support vs Citgo bondholers to retain control -Citgo chair Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido needs more "support" from the U.S. government to retain control of U.S. refiner Citgo and prevent bondholders from taking over the subsidiary of state oil company PDVSA, Citgo chair Luisa Palacios said on Wedn...
2019-10-02 17:00

'The Voice': Gwen Stefani and boyfriend Blake Shelton go head-to-head over four-chair turn Season 17 of NBC's "The Voice" premiered Monday with returning coach Gwen Stefani, who hopes to give boyfriend Blake Shelton a run for his money.        ...
2019-09-24 05:34

Mets general manager threw chair in meeting, per report; manager ejected from game Brodie Van Wagenen threw a chair in a Friday coach's meeting, the New York Post reported, and Todd Frazier and Mickey Callaway were ejected Saturday.       ...
2019-07-07 07:34

Iran tanker seizure latest: Theresa May to chair Cobra meeting after British tanker seized Theresa May will chair a meeting of the Government's emergency committee Cobra on Monday after Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the Persian Gulf....
2019-07-22 10:51

Donald Trump makes electric chair taunt to Joe Biden as Ukraine 'dirt' row grows Mr Trump denied that he had threatened to withhold US aid to Ukraine unless it launched a probe into Mr Biden's son, Hunter, and his alleged dealings with a Ukrainian gas company....
2019-09-24 17:00

Democratic Chair: 'we need to see' Mueller report Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez says Democrats need to see the entire Mueller report, not just the redacted version. He said Congress has a constitutional duty to conduct oversight, including completing thorough investigations. (May ...
2019-05-30 17:34

Mother of Navy veteran held in Iran says he lost appeal, appeal to Trump The mother of a U.S. Navy veteran from California sentenced to 10 years in prison by the government of Iran said Tuesday he has lost his appeal and she is worried that he is being forgotten by the U.S. government....
2019-09-25 06:34

BGT contestant Simonne Kerr 'butchered by her Iraq veteran on-off partner' Britain's Got Talent star Simonne Kerr was stabbed more than 70 times and "butchered" by her on-off boyfriend who tried to blame her for the attack, the Old Bailey heard today....
2019-06-03 18:17

'I always loved you': D-Day veteran reunited with French love, 75 years later K.T. Robbins thought he'd never see Jeannine Ganaye again. During the D-Day anniversary, the two reunited 75 years after falling in love in France.        ...
2019-06-14 21:17

Top 5 things to know about Industry 4.0 Sensors, data integration and analytics, and robots are just some of the technologies that make up the fourth industrial revolution. Tom Merritt offers five things to know about Industry 4.0....
2019-09-04 02:00

Falklands veteran jailed after menacing MP Heidi Allen with 'terrifying' tweets A pro-Brexit war veteran has been jailed for 24 weeks for menacing a Remainer MP online, including posting aerial images of her home on social media....
2019-08-08 23:34

WATCH: Veteran climbs flag pole, fixes American flag at Navy SEAL monument A veteran has captured the hearts of social media users after he climbed a flag pole at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront’s Navy SEAL monument to fix a loose American flag....
2019-07-20 07:34

Phil Hymes, veteran lighting director for 'Saturday Night Live,' dies at 96 NBC says Emmy-winning lighting director Phil Hymes has died. He was 96 and worked on "Saturday Night Live" from 1976 until 2018.        ...
2019-08-06 12:00

D-Day veteran, 93, who told Melania Trump she was 'nice' turns his charm on Susanna Reid on GMB A veteran who went viral after telling Melania Trump that she was "nice" has turned his charm on Susanna Reid during his interview on Good Morning Britain....
2019-06-10 18:51

California police officer, veteran died in his sleep at 36: police A 36-year-old California police officer and veteran was pronounced dead Tuesday morning after passing away in his sleep at his home, the Roseville Police Department said....
2019-07-17 12:00

Taking On the Tortilla Industry Kernel of Truth Organics, in Los Angeles, is one of several producers trying to get a better, traditionally made tortilla into supermarkets, restaurants and home kitchens....
2019-10-08 12:34

Industry 4.0: for smarter operations Industry 4.0 has caused an evolution in technology. We’ve witnessed the impact across sectors including the supply chain, manufacturing and safety, bringing an unprecedented rise in data availability, computational power and connectivity. As c...
2019-07-24 15:51

|Attractinvestmentorwatchminingdie,unionleaderwarnsstate,industry UASA senior manager Johan van Niekerk was addressing the committee on Tuesday morning as part of the committee's engagements with organised labour. The union said it appreciated government’s commitment to making mining a "sunrise industry"....
2019-08-20 21:34

May in bid to electrify embattled car industry Theresa May will pledge to offer new financial support for Britain's embattled automotive sector in one of her final efforts to cement an economic legacy before she leaves Downing Street....
2019-07-15 19:34

|Newtechtoimproveairpassengers'flyingexperience-industry With air passengers expected to double by 2037, the aviation industry is looking to leverage off new technology and ideas to ease the burden of the transition for airlines....
2019-06-18 05:17

The IPO That Could Reorder the Truck Industry Volkswagen is finally setting its big-truck division free with a separate stock-market listing. The biggest beneficiaries are probably the shareholders of U.S. truck maker Navistar International....
2019-06-09 00:17

Get a Lift With The Elevator Industry United Technologies and Thyssenkrupp’s plans have put two cornerstones of an attractive capital-goods industry in play for the first time in years, likely opening the door to a deal....
2019-07-01 13:34

How did stunt men take over the film industry? With action in high demand, David Leitch, director of Hobbs & Shaw, and Chad Stahelski are dominating cinemaTo state the obvious: one essential ingredient for a good action movie is … good action. And in an age when any old slob can be made to look l...
2019-07-22 17:51

The future of AI in the construction industry According to McKinsey, the construction industry is under-digitized, with companies failing to realise the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) as a driver of growth and efficiency.Implementing AI means significant investment for construction co...
2019-07-16 12:34

Why industry is going green on the quiet ‘Secret sustainability’ is on the rise, with companies loath to talk about their ecological credentials. Why?There’s a factory in Asia that uses only a single litre of water to make a pair of jeans. That’s 346 litres less than Levi-Strauss estimated ...
2019-09-08 16:00

The Video Game Industry Can't Go On Like This At about this time next year, we’ll have a pretty good idea of what the next generation of video games will look like. New consoles will likely be shown off, bold new streaming initiatives will begin to launch, and we’ll see all the wonderful kinds o...
2019-07-22 23:00

How BTS Continues to "Conquer" the K-Pop Industry BTS is back. In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter published Wednesday, the K-pop stars opened up about what's next for the group following their "extended period of rest......
2019-10-02 17:00

The Luxury Car Industry's New-Old Bosses The German luxury car industry has stalled. Getting the engine running again may require fresher thinking than the insiders appointed to run both BMW and Daimler can supply....
2019-07-20 02:51

Discovery CEO Says 'Television Industry Is Far From Dead' Discovery said second-quarter earnings grew more than fourfold, boosted by a tax benefit, higher operating results and strong advertising revenue growth, prompting its chief executive to say that the TV industry was “far from dead.”...
2019-08-07 08:00

Here's what will happen to the tech industry in a recession The power of tech companies seem inevitable, and the wisdom of their executives and investors unquestionable. But a lot of things will change in a downturn....
2019-08-11 18:34

Is the U.S. Oil Industry Dominant? On the Verge of Oblivion? Neither Energy dominance is not possible in today’s world, but even if new restrictions are imposed to ease climate change, the industry has reason to be optimistic....
2019-10-07 13:00

'2018 was the year the UK car industry went backwards' Opinion 2 Jun, 2019 2018 was a disastrous year for the UK car industry with it going backwards in too many crucial areas, says Mike Rutherford...
2019-06-02 22:17

The marijuana industry needs innovation to thrive There’s a kind of boom and bust cycle that tends to follow the development of every new technology, or every major societal change. People get excited about the possibilities of the shiny new concept, they dump money into stocks, they start bus...
2019-07-15 21:17

How the bail industry is stopping reform across the US On the side of a building just outside the county jail in Des Moines, Iowa, there is a drive-thru window. But it is not dishing out burgers and fries. The main item on its menu is freedom, and it can come at a steep price....
2019-08-31 11:00

Canada's cannabis industry just beginning to bud For almost a year now, recreational marijuana can be legally sold and purchased in Canada. But what looks like a once-in-a-lifetime business opportunity is proving to be an elusive pot of gold, reports Nicolas Martin....
2019-07-31 18:34

The World’s First Ambassador to the Tech Industry Denmark appointed him to approach Silicon Valley as if it were a global superpower. His challenges show how smaller countries struggle to influence giant corporations....
2019-09-03 11:34

Pot Industry Underestimates Old-School Dealers Traditional drug dealers are still formidable competitors in states where cannabis is legal. Governments planning for huge tax windfalls and investors expecting rapid market-share gains have to adjust to a slower burn....
2019-08-19 23:34

Trump Is Killing the Beer Industry The U.S. beer industry says Trump’s trade war has cost them 40,000 jobs, according to Bloomberg. It’s enough to make you want to drown your sorrows in some ice cold American pisswater!...
2019-05-24 07:51

Free PDF download: Industry cloud What do business leaders need to know about industry cloud? Find out by downloading the free PDF ebook version of a special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic....
2019-08-01 22:51

Game industry TV ad spend craters in May There was a huge decrease in gaming industry TV ad spend from April to May, down to an estimated $9.3 million from the previous $29.4 million.Read More...
2019-06-16 22:34

Not enough sand for construction industry despite abundance? Sand as a building material is essential especially for highly industrialized societies. It's widely used around the world, and there seems to be no shortage. However, demand can easily surpass supply in some regions....
2019-06-28 07:00

Is the US chicken industry cheating its farmers? Leaked documents reveal remarkable power US poultry industry holds over farmers struggling to stay afloat on thin marginsPoultry firms in the US have access to detailed information about farmers’ pay that gives them extraordinary power over suppliers...
2019-08-03 16:34

HBO’s ‘Succession’ Tries to Get the Merger-Mad Media Industry Right Hidden debt, asset swaps, corporate raids: Financial journalists and a playwright well versed in the Enron scandal watch over the show’s arcane scenarios to make sure they’re plausible....
2019-08-04 12:17

The rich industry shows a little weariness The auto world is starting to show signs of stress cracks and fatigue — not an outright crisis, but at least moments of self-doubt after a decade of bullishness....
2019-08-11 17:34

Toy giant Hasbro might be getting into the music industry Is Hasbro really getting into gangsta rap? That’s the question on Wall Street, as the toy giant that owns My Little Pony and Mr. Potato Head disclosed on Monday a surprise, incidental acquisition of Death Row Records. Death Row — which was founded in...
2019-08-27 06:34

How the industry's researchers are looking for new vehicle ingredients Thousands of chemists and lab-coat-wearing material science researchers at national labs, suppliers and automakers are rethinking the automobile at the molecular level....
2019-08-05 17:00

How much does lithium cost? The industry can't seem to agree Opaque pricing for lithium, the powerhouse metal fueling the electric vehicle revolution, is expected to be top of mind this week as the industry's leaders gather in Santiago, with calls rising for more transparency to attract much-needed expansion f...
2019-06-09 09:00

17-year-old takes on a $2 trillion industry Aaron Philip's life has been transformed by becoming the first black, trans, disabled model to sign for a major agency. Since joining the renowned Elite Model Management last September, the 17-year-old has shot editorial for i-D magazine and been nam...
2019-05-28 05:00

How trade war will impact tourism industry CNBC's Seema Mody reports on what hospitality CEOs are saying in response to new tariffs on Chinese goods and potential tariffs on Mexican imports....
2019-06-04 00:17

Six ways Iacocca transformed the car industry He invoked patriotism to sell cars, used innovative marketing strategies, rescued Chrysler, worked closely with unions, and launched the Mustang and the minivan....
2019-07-04 00:34

Car industry encouraged by rising EV sales UK new car registrations continued to decline in August, but electric and hybrid sales surged UK new car sales dipped by just 1.6% in August, while sales of electric and hybrid cars continued to surge. In total, 92,573 cars were registered last mont...
2019-09-05 15:00

Auto Industry May Further Cut Production: Report After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses. Industry......
2019-08-05 05:17

The revolution will be roboticized: How AI is driving “Industry 4.0” Enlarge / Robots making things! (credit: Getty / Ekkasit Keatsirikul / EyeEm) Big data, analytics, and machine learning are starting to feel like anonymous business words, but they're not just overused abstract concepts—those buzzwords represent hu...
2019-06-18 15:17

Deflation Stalks Chinese Industry Again Right now, it’s a great time to be selling pork into China. It’s a bad time to be selling just about anything else—and a very bad time to be a Chinese central banker....
2019-07-10 11:17

How 5G will change the game industry and spur innovation Of all the technologies that are coming to affect gaming, 5G is one of the biggest. But it's also in some ways unpredictable in terms of its impact.Read More...
2019-09-22 20:00

India is still '12 to 18 months away' from rolling out 5G, says industry exec It will take India at least another year to roll out the next generation of high-speed mobile internet, according to Akhil Gupta of Bharti Enterprises....
2019-08-07 10:34

Oversharing: how Napster nearly killed the music industry Twenty years ago, the idea of free music was so compelling that up to 80m users downloaded Napster and broke the law. The aftershocks are still being felt todayJune 1999, and the music industry is rolling in cash. Bloated by the vast profits of the C...
2019-05-31 14:01

Tech industry sets official standard for 8K TVs The tech industry just took another step to nail down the specs for 8K TV. The Consumer Technology Association has unveiled the official display definition for 8K sets, including a logo TV makers can use. Any model needs to output at a minimum 7,68...
2019-09-23 11:00

Here's where the oil industry may be headed as crude continues to fall Something interesting has been happening in the oil patch: Crude oil has fallen the last few months both here and around the world. But the American oil stocks have fallen a lot more, and now there is real concern about where the industry may be head...
2019-08-08 17:00

FDA hearing leaves CBD industry concerned about future The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's first hearing on cannabidiol -- CBD -- has left those involved in the booming new industry concerned for its future....
2019-06-04 12:34

How Many Hogs Can Be Slaughtered Per Hour? Pork Industry Wants More A proposed federal rule would essentially do away with speed limits at pork processing plants. Some watchdog groups worry it will threaten worker and consumer safety....
2019-08-09 10:00

Marijuana industry could surpass NFL in revenue by 2020 Cannabis has been extending its reach through legalization over the past several years. Starting with early adopter Colorado, 37 states have passed legislation allowing adult consumption for medical and, in some cases, recreational purposes. So how h...
2019-06-09 04:17

Golf industry upturn is more Trump than Tiger Tiger Woods' Masters' triumph last month was an epic comeback for the former world number one after an 11-year major title drought, but it is Donald Trump who may better symbolize the U.S. golf industry's improving fortunes after a long lean spell....
2019-05-31 16:51

More men are going to spas as males embrace wellness industry “We’re seeing a lot more men going to spas,” the chairman of the International Spa Association said. “It used to always be a female-driven thing. We’re now seeing 50-50, if not swinging more toward the males.”...
2019-08-13 21:17

A dismal industry: The unsustainable burden of cybersecurity Cybersecurity spending is the fastest-growing segment in IT budgets, but it provides no productivity gains or protection against more advanced exploits....
2019-08-02 18:34

Reporting on a Very Bad Year for the College Admissions Industry Following the trail left by the Varsity Blues investigation, reporters are uncovering everyday educational inequality, and also cases of outright fraud....
2019-08-02 19:00

Accessibility finally matters to the game industry — but it needs to do better Quality and functional gaming hardware and software will come only from a true inclusion of disabled players at the design and testing stages.Read More...
2019-10-09 03:34

San Diego duo takes on electric scooter industry Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers....
2019-08-01 13:34

Call of Duty’s push for crossplay is exactly what the industry needs Activision today confirmed that the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will have crossplay on all of its consoles, from launch. It’s a watershed moment for the people who’ve been pushing for more crossplay in mainstream games — and, with a game th...
2019-08-02 09:34

Explainer: Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan crude oil tankers....
2019-10-08 01:34

EXPLAINER-Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan crude oil tankers....
2019-10-08 02:00

Industry, Lawmakers Oppose Tariff Plan President Trump’s threat to impose across-the-board tariffs on Mexico is stirring widespread opposition among U.S. lawmakers, business groups and foreign trading partners....
2019-05-31 23:34

Student Loan Watchdog Job Given to an Industry Executive The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new student loan ombudsman is a former compliance official at a loan servicer that government auditors have criticized....
2019-08-17 13:34

Oil industry facing 'same old problems,' RS Energy director says Bill Farren-Price, director of RS Energy Group, says the recent attacks on Saudi oil production facilities were "an amazing injection of geopolitical risk" into the oil market....
2019-10-10 14:00

The DeanBeat: How the game industry can get better at diversity and inclusion Rami Ismail, Sarah Elmaleh, Kate Edwards, Myiriame Lachapelle, and Katie Scott spoke at Gamelab about how to improve diversity and inclusion in gaming.Read More...
2019-08-02 19:00

This duo is taking on San Diego’s electric scooter industry SAN DIEGO – Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. John He...
2019-08-01 23:51

Auto Industry Legend Lee Iacocca Dead at 94 Lee Iacocca, one of the true legends of the auto industry died at 7:30 this morning at his home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Iacocca was known for many things, but is probably best remembered as the man who was the driving ...
2019-07-03 07:17

Soderbergh on Hollywood: 'It's not crooked – it's the most transparent industry going' Steven Soderbergh’s latest film is about dodgy dealings in the financial world but in film-making corruption is not endemic, he says, because everyone is accountable Every good movie is a heist movie at heart, whether the heist is committed on or off...
2019-10-11 11:34

Greeks the darlings of the credit industry in Germany A survey of a leading price comparison platform shows that banks in Germany are most willing to grant credits to Greeks living in Germany. But native Germans come a close second, way ahead of people from other nations....
2019-08-30 16:34

Tyndall AFB holds industry day as rebuilding gives way to upgrades The Air Force said after an industry day at Tyndall Air Force Base near Panama City, Fla., that, instead of rebuilding from Hurricane Michael, it is aiming for the 21st century, digitally integrated facility it needs....
2019-09-17 20:00

6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry It used to be that a job in finance would set you up for life. Steady, reliable, dependable, calculators and sweater vests. These things come to mind when you think of a career in finance. Just like in other industries, AI and machine learning are en...
2019-09-02 19:00

Index Industry Association Welcomes Three New Members New York, May 9, 2017 – Index Industry Association (IIA), a global organization of index administrators, has today announced the addition of three new members. CBOE Holdings (CBOE), China Central Depository & Clearing Co., Limited (CCDC) and the Toky...
2019-05-22 02:51

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.        ...
2019-07-03 03:51

‘The UK car industry is floundering due to a lack of government support’ Opinion 12 Jun, 2019 Steve Fowler thinks car bosses rather than politicians would be better suited to dealing with the struggling UK car industry...
2019-06-12 14:00

Lead from the top: What it takes to incorporate IoT into a legacy industry McKinsey senior partner Mark Patel, Otis chief digital officer Neil Green, and John Deere engineering manager Mark Chaney talked IoT at Transform 2019.Read More...
2019-07-11 04:34

Former Ford CEO says industry faces 'reckoning' over EV goals Former Ford CEO Mark Fields, now senior adviser at TPG, a global asset management firm, said automakers must grapple with high development costs and a lack of demand, despite promises from most major companies to electrify their lineups....
2019-06-11 21:34

How OnePlus' launch polished its image to take on the industry's best As the OnePlus 7 Pro makes its debut in the company's strongest ever marketing push in the US, an analysis of the phone's announcement shows how OnePlus set expectations for a more premium experience and price....
2019-05-28 22:17

UK car industry future hinges 'not on Brexit, but on batteries' Jaguar Land Rover boss says UK needs batteries made in Britain - or carmakers will leaveThe feeling of relief in the British car industry was almost palpable on Friday, when Jaguar Land Rover said it would invest billions in producing new electric ve...
2019-07-07 23:51

I'm 'constructive and bullish' on the airline industry: Investor Frank Holmes of U.S. Global Investors says the airline industry remains very strong and healthy because of ancillary fees. He also says global travel is a "great tailwind" for the industry....
2019-10-11 18:00

China Biotechs Lure Industry Talent in the U.S. Chinese biotechs are hiring from big drug companies in the U.S., promising lucrative pay and an entrepreneurial environment in the race to win the first U.S. approval of a nongeneric Chinese drug....
2019-06-16 16:34

Choice Hotels CEO on the state of the travel industry Pat Pacious, Choice Hotels CEO, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the state of the U.S. travel industry and why he sees now as a great time for consumers....
2019-09-06 10:00