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Why Venice floods every year

Venice is nicknamed "The Floating City" because of its annual floods. At times, almost 75% of Venice can be flooded. So why does the Italian city flood every year? Visit ...

Why Venice floods every year

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Venice, Budapest crashes renew debate on cruise ship safety, calls to restrict ships in Venice Venice environmental campaigners say the only legitimate response is an immediate ban on cruise ships from entering the lagoon.        ...
2019-06-04 20:51

Record Floods and Trump’s Trade War Are Threatening to Make This Year a ‘Train Wreck’ for Corn Farmers A smartphone could fit in the space between James McCune’s index finger and thumb as the Illinois farmer describes the height of crops stunted by incessant rain and unseasonably cool weather. “Corn’s not supposed to be this tall&rdq...
2019-06-15 00:17

The race to stop the death of Venice Venice is straining under the huge numbers of visitors that flock to see its canals and architecture. The Italian city has plans to restrict them, but will these measures allay fears it will become a theme park?...
2019-06-15 17:17

Put Off by Venice’s Crowds? Try the Oasis Next Door Should tourism be limited in overcrowded European cities? The author ponders the issue as he explores Treviso, Venice’s quieter neighbor, where canals also flow....
2019-06-10 11:34

Venice protests against huge cruise ships After a 275-meter cruise ship crashed into a tourist boat, people in Venice are calling for cruise ships to stay away. The issue of giant cruise ships sailing Venice's Giudecca Canal has long been a point of tension....
2019-06-08 17:34

5 injured in Venice in cruise ship collision A towering cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning, injuring five people, officials said. The collision sparked new calls for placing restrictions on cruise ships in the famed city. (June 12) &...
2019-06-03 23:34

Pearls of parenting wisdom, unearthed in Venice I wanted to tell my kids that the things you treasure — pearls, breasts, a marriage — can disappear any time. All that matters is that you keep moving forward....
2019-05-24 16:51

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

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

Morning Coffee Results in a $1,000 Fine and Expulsion From Venice Two German tourists set up a travel stove by the Rialto Bridge, one of the city’s main landmarks. The move fell afoul of rules to preserve “decorum” in the city center....
2019-07-20 14:51

Venice Cruise-Ship Crash Spurs Drive to Ban Them After a towering cruise ship crunched into a Venice pier and a smaller boat on June 2, locals reignited calls for the government to ban the vessels from the heart of the historic city, and the tourism minister says he will have a solution by the end ...
2019-06-19 12:51

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creations...
2019-05-21 21:00

Venice Beach Souvenirs: A Discriminating Shopper's Guide Beachcombing in Venice, Calif., isn’t about the seashells. From a bespoke surfboard to mind-altering matcha, consider these updates of classic keepsakes....
2019-07-06 01:34

American among injured in Venice cruise ship crash Shocking video shows tourists toppling from a sightseeing boat after it was rammed by a runaway cruise ship trying to dock in Italy’s Venice canal Sunday — with one of the victims an American. The MSC Opera cruise liner repeatedly blows its hor...
2019-06-03 01:34

Banksy sets up art display at Venice Biennale, gets kicked out Famously anonymous British artist Banksy may have set up shop unannounced at the Venice Biennale arts exhibition — and was booted from the piazza because he didn’t have a permit. Video was posted Wednesday to Banksy’s verified Insta...
2019-05-23 22:51

Cruise Ship Slams Into Dock in Venice, Injuring at Least 4 A colossal cruise ship crashed into a smaller tourist boat and a dock in Venice on Sunday, injuring at least four tourists. Footage of the collision shows an approximately 900-foot-long MSC Opera blaring its horns and failing to slow down as it appr...
2019-06-02 20:34

Watch a Massive Cruise Ship Wipe Out a Venice Dock Well, I can go ahead and add “giant cruise ship hauling ass directly toward me while I gaze over the ocean from a dock” to the list of things I need to be unreasonably afraid of. And I’m sure everyone who was standing on this dock in Venice while 65...
2019-06-03 18:34

Cruise ship collides with tourist boat at Venice dock Cruise ship MSC Opera couldn't stop its momentum at dock on the Giudecca Canal; at least five injured.        ...
2019-06-03 17:51

Huge cruise ship in Venice hits quay and boat The ship lost control before docking in Venice's San Basilio terminal, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat, according to Italian media. At least two boat passengers sustained minor injuries....
2019-06-02 13:17

Cruise ship plows into tourist boat, dock in Venice VENICE, Italy (AP) — A towering cruise ship has struck a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice. Italian media report that at least five people have been injured in the crash. The collision happened about 8:30 a.m. Sunday on the Giud...
2019-06-02 13:34

Out-of-control cruise ship plows into tourist boat in Venice The MSC Opera, a cruise ship with around 2,150 passengers and 700 crew members, lost control while docking in a canal in Venice, Italy, plowing into a tourist boat Sunday....
2019-06-03 02:51

Watch: Cruise Ship Being Towed Nearly Hits Yacht In Venice A cruise ship narrowly missed a yacht while being towed out of Venice late Sunday, just a month after a collision there renewed the controversy over the giant vessels....
2019-07-08 17:00

Massive Ocean Liner Appears from the Fog and Almost Crashes Into a Venice Dock The Giardini della Biennale is a parkland area of Venice, Italy, that was created by none other than Napoleon Bonaparte, and is known for the Venice Biennale Art Festival and the many cats that prowl around there. What it’s less known for are massive...
2019-07-09 01:00

Almodovar to receive Venice Film Festival career achievement ROME (AP) — The Spanish Oscar-winning writer and director Pedro Almodóvar will be awarded the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement by the Venice Film Festival. The decision from the board of the Biennale di Venezia, follows a proposal by the festival...
2019-06-14 15:34

Cruise ships are target of Venice protest after canal crash Thousands of people have marched in Venice to demand that cruise ships be kept out of the Italian city’s lagoon.       ...
2019-06-09 02:34

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

Wreck of Migrant Ship That Killed Hundreds Will Be Displayed at Venice Biennale The Swiss-Icelandic artist Christoph Büchel has turned the remains of the vessel in which at least 800 died off the coast of Libya into an art installation....
2019-05-21 16:51

Out-of-control cruise ship plows into tourist boat, dock in Venice VENICE, Italy — A towering, out-of-control cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning. Italian media reported that at least five people were injured in the crash. The collision happened about 8:30...
2019-06-02 15:51

Banksy: Street artist credited with fringe Venice Biennale artwork A video posted on the Instagram account of ever-elusive British artist Banksy documents a new installation showing a controversial huge cruise ship docking in Venice's lagoon. It appears to be the artist's own work....
2019-05-23 15:34

Cruise Ship Rams Into Tourist Boat and Dock in Venice, Injuring at Least 4 The huge vessel plowed into a smaller boat on the Giudecca Canal and had people fleeing in panic, reigniting a debate about the dangers of allowing giant ships to pass through the lagoon city....
2019-06-02 17:51

Cruise ship crashes into tourist boat in Venice, injuring five people Ship strikes dock and tourist river boat on busy canal in Italian cityA cruise ship has struck a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice. Italian media report that at least five people have been injured in the crash.The collision happ...
2019-06-02 12:51

Cruise ship collides with Venice tourist boat, injuring four people A towering cruise ship collided with a dock and a tourist boat in Venice on Sunday, injuring four people and reigniting calls for large vessels to be banned from the lagoon city....
2019-06-02 21:34

Cruise ship rams tourist boat in busy Venice canal, four hurt A cruise ship crashed into a Venice dock on Sunday, hitting a moored tourist boat and sending onlookers running for safety in what one witness said resembled a "scene from a disaster movie."...
2019-06-02 20:51

Traveller24.com | WATCH: Giant cruise ship narrowly misses yacht in Venice A giant cruise ship very narrowly missed a yacht while being towed out of Venice late Sunday, just a month after a collision there renewed the controversy over the giant vessels....
2019-07-08 20:17

Venice film festival to open with Kore-eda's The Truth, starring Catherine Deneuve The movie from the award-winning director is described as a ‘poetic reflection on the relationship between mother and daughter’The Truth, the new film from multi-award-winning Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda, will open the 2019 edition of the Ven...
2019-07-18 16:17

Venice mayor urges Unesco to place city on world heritage blacklist Luigi Brugnaro says he has no faith in Italy’s government to resolve cruise ship problemThe mayor of Venice has urged Unesco to place the city on its world heritage site blacklist as he lambasted Italy’s transport minister for failing to endorse a pl...
2019-06-21 03:51

Cruise Ship Loses Control In Venice, Slams Wharf And Tourist Boat A massive cruise ship lost control as it docked in Venice Sunday, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat after suffering an engine failure....
2019-06-02 16:51

Cruise ship narrowly misses smashing yacht in Venice one month after similar collision The cruise ship Costa Deliziosa was hit by “violent and sudden” gusts of wind in Venice Sunday, bringing it alarmingly close to a yacht.       ...
2019-07-09 16:17

Venice kicks out, issues $1,000 fine to German tourists for making coffee on bridge steps The city of Venice issued a $1,000 fine to two German travelers after they were discovered trying to make coffee.       ...
2019-07-23 01:51

A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice VENICE, Italy (AP) — A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice. The post A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-02 13:34

2007 IS BUSIEST YEAR YET FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Tops One Million Contract Mark For The First Time, Year-End Volume Increases 138% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, January 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that 2007 was the busiest year in CFE's four-year history as volume totaled 1,136,295 contracts traded, an increase of 138% over 2006's volume of 478,424 contracts, which...
2019-05-24 03:17

Mo. Gov. Parson: Floods happening more often The swollen Mississippi River is straining levees, snarling traffic and forcing people from their homes as it approaches record levels. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson toured flooded areas Monday in the northeast part of the state. (June 3)   &#...
2019-06-04 06:51

Here's how to escape your car if it floods during a hurricane, AAA says If your vehicle becomes submerged in water during flooding, it's important to know what tools to use and what kind of windows will break.       ...
2019-07-16 07:34

Defending against floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina Five years ago, flooding in the Vrbas River Basin devastated Bosnia and Herzegovina. As climate change makes such extreme weather ever-more likely, the small country is making sure it's better prepared....
2019-05-21 22:17

Floods Swamp U.S. Farm Belt The wettest year on record is piling up costs for the nation’s biggest agricultural companies, stalling farmers’ fieldwork and slowing shipments across the U.S. Farm Belt....
2019-05-23 14:17

Spanish man dies after being swept away by floods One man's body has been found after a river burst its banks during sudden, torrential rain in the northern Spanish region of Navarra on Monday night, the local government said....
2019-07-09 13:17

6 dead in storms and floods in southeastern China BEIJING (AP) — Six people have died and one is missing after heavy rains and flooding in southeastern China. The official Xinhua News Agency said Sunday that 88,000 people have been evacuated in Jiangxi province following strong winds, hail and flood...
2019-06-09 12:17

Flash floods prompt rescues in Oklahoma Flooding is an issue in parts of Oklahoma raked by severe storms on Monday. In El Reno and Stillwater, emergency responders were rescuing people from their homes because of high water. (May 21)        ...
2019-05-21 20:17

Afghanistan: Floods threaten communities, minaret of Jam After a difficult winter, torrential rain and flooding across six of Afghanistan's 34 provinces have left at least 24 people dead and hundreds homeless. The world's second-tallest minaret is also under threat....
2019-05-26 06:01

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Flash floods Flash floods are one of the most common and deadly severe weather events in the United States. Because of Arizona’s wet winter, the National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting a delayed start to the monsoon storms However, warmer Pacific Ocean tempe...
2019-06-14 06:00

Far-Right Propaganda Floods Facebook Ahead of EU Elections Fake accounts spread white-nationalist messages and amassed larger followings than actual far-right parties before being taken down, according to a new report....
2019-05-22 09:00

43 Dead, 24 Missing In Floods, Landslides In Nepal At least 43 people, including 18 women, were killed and 20 others injured in floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in various parts of Nepal, the police said....
2019-07-14 10:34

Heavy rainfall causes floods in central Serbia Torrential rains in the past 24 hours have caused floods in central Serbia that have covered roads and washed into homes, disrupting traffic and damaging bridges....
2019-06-03 17:17

UN agency says Libya floods kill 4, displace more than 2,500 CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says heavy rains have triggered severe flooding in southwestern Libya since late May, killing four people and forcing more than 2,500 to flee their homes. The UNHCR says in a statement released on Friday that the ...
2019-06-07 12:17

As Floods Keep Coming, Cities Pay Residents to Move The United States spends more on helping people rebuild after disasters than preventing problems. Nashville is leading an effort to change that by helping people move out of flood zones....
2019-07-06 10:00

14 Killed, 11 Missing After Dam Breach In Maharashtra Floods Villages Fourteen people were killed and 11 are still missing after heavy rainfall led to a breach in the Tiware Dam in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra on Tuesday night....
2019-07-04 12:00

CFMoto India Launch Delayed Due To Mumbai Floods The past few days have seen heavy showers in the city of Mumbai affecting the lives of local residents. The floods also led to a number of events and activities being delayed with the latest one being......
2019-07-03 13:51

Northeast Braces For More Rain And Floods, 3 Killed In Assam Massive landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall since the past two days have affected thousands of people in Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Assam. Four people have died in the......
2019-07-10 19:51

15 Lakh Affected By Assam Floods, At Least 7 Dead: 10 Points The monsoon floods in Assam claimed another life today, taking the number of deaths in the rain-ravaged state to seven. Official sources said that over 15 lakh people have been affected in 25 of......
2019-07-13 19:17

U.S. corn plantings top expectations despite floods; prices sink U.S. farmers planted more corn than expected despite heavy rains and flooding that market watchers had said kept farmers out of the fields for much of the spring, the U.S. government said on Friday....
2019-06-28 21:51

Death toll from floods in south Asia rises to more than 100 Millions displaced in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with Assam and Bihar among the worst-hit regionsFloods have forced millions of people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the in...
2019-07-16 06:00

166 Dead In Assam, Bihar Floods, Around 1.11 Crore Affected Floods continued to wreak havoc in Bihar and Assam, with around 1.11 crore people impactedin the two eastern states where the number of dead reached 166 on Sunday....
2019-07-22 01:34

Putin travels to Siberia as floods turn deadly The Irkutsk region has been hit by torrential rains, causing Lake Baikal and the Angara River to burst their banks. At least five people have been killed and hundreds injured....
2019-06-30 03:34

| 'My entire world was gone' - floods devastate northern Pakistan Once a small cluster of houses stood along a gentle stream in Pakistani Kashmir. Now only jagged rocks and a few damaged homes remain after torrential rains wreaked havoc on the picturesque mountain village in the Laswa Valley....
2019-07-19 15:17

U.S. to allow September 1 grazing on unplantable acres to help farmers after floods The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Thursday announced a new measure to help farmers who were unable to plant corn and soybeans due to widespread flooding across the U.S. Midwest....
2019-06-21 14:51

In the Midwest, Relentless Floods Dredge Up ‘Shadow’ of 1993 The Great Flood of 1993, one of the worst in American history, left entire towns ravaged. With heavy spring rains and saturated soil, some fear a repeat....
2019-06-03 12:17

Global heating to inflict more droughts on Africa as well as floods New UK research predicts extremes of weather will hit food productionGlobal heating could bring many more bouts of severe drought as well as increased flooding to Africa than previously forecast, scientists have warned.New research says the continent...
2019-06-15 14:51

Heavy Rain, Floods In China Force Evacuation Of Nearly 80,000 The heaviest average rainfall to lash a swathe of southern and eastern China in more than half a century brought torrential rain and floods, destroying houses, damaging crops and forcing the......
2019-07-11 14:51

Floods Affect 15,000 In Tripura, Mizoram, Train Services Hit Over 15,000 people have shifted to relief camps and other safer places in Tripura and Mizoram due to flooding of low lying areas and villages by rain, officials said on Sunday....
2019-07-15 01:17

Floods and landslides kill at least 88 people in Nepal and India At least 88 people have died in Nepal and northeastern India, with millions affected after torrential rains triggered floods and landslides over the weekend....
2019-07-15 09:51

After brutal spring floods, U.S. farmers face big losses DARKE COUNTY, Ohio (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The planting season ended more than a month ago, but much of 39-year-old Greg McGlinch’s 450-acre farm in Darke County, Ohio, is either under water or still saturated from record spring rains....
2019-07-05 04:34

2008 IS THE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD GROWTH FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Rises Two Percent Over Year-Ago, Volume Tops One Million Contracts Traded For Second Consecutive Year CHICAGO, January 2, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 was the busiest year in CFE's five year history as volume totaled 1,161,019 contracts.Volume in 2008 rose two percent over 1,136,295 contracts traded last year ...
2019-05-24 01:51

Video: Powerful Flash Floods Sweep Cars Into River Flash floods powerful enough to sweep vehicles into a river were captured on camera in China. The incident took place in southwest China's Guizhou province....
2019-06-27 22:34

Child, pregnant mom found dead in car amid floods in Pennsylvania A Pennsylvania police chief says a pregnant woman and her 8-year-old son have been found dead in a car swept away by floodwaters. Douglass Township Police Chief John Dzurek told news outlets the car was swept down the Manatawny Creek for about a half...
2019-07-12 09:00

Cargill quarterly profit dives 41% on trade tensions, U.S. floods Global commodities trader Cargill Inc [CARG.UL] reported a 41% drop in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, citing supply disruptions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war and also flooding in the central United States that hit marketing and trans...
2019-07-11 20:00

Tigress takes ‘day-long nap’ while seeking refuge from floods in man’s home A man in the flood-ravaged Assam state of India was stunned to find an intruder napping in his home. The purr-patrator? A weary tigress taking shelter from the storm. The big cat is believe to have wandered from the Kaziranga National Park, where 92 ...
2019-07-19 18:17

Cargill adjusted profit slides 41% on trade tensions, U.S. floods Commodities trader Cargill Inc reported a 41% slump in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, as the U.S.-China trade war led to supply disruptions and flooding in the central United States hit marketing and transportation of grains....
2019-07-11 15:51

US briefing: the Squad, Prime Day protests and floods in south Asia Tuesday’s top story: Congresswomen denounce Trump’s racist remarks. Plus, French cuisine’s renaissanceGood morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
2019-07-16 11:51

Assam Man, Rescued During Floods, Happy "Most Precious" NRC Paper Is Safe In flood-ravaged rural Assam thousands who are displaced are as worried for their lives and that of their families as they are for their citizenship papers....
2019-07-16 09:00

Millions Displaced as Monsoon Floods Hit India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than a hundred people have died and millions were forced to leave their homes as monsoon rains have devastated parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh. At least three million people have been displaced in north and Northeast India, reports the BBC,...
2019-07-16 11:34

Financial future of Mississippi Delta uncertain after rampant floods Life as most people know it has come to a slow halt in the Mississippi Delta. More than 500,000 acres of land, according to the Mississippi Levee Board, has been covered by backwater floods that can’t seem to escape....
2019-05-24 03:00

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
2019-07-14 18:34

At least 50 people dead and 1 million affected by floods in south Asia Areas of India, Nepal and Bangladesh submerged by monsoon rain in recent daysDozens of people have died in Nepal and a million have been affected in north-east India following heavy rains that triggered landslides and flooding across parts of south A...
2019-07-14 17:51

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7 Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by a violent storm in the north of the country....
2019-07-14 16:51

Floods in 2009 and 2015 were worst in Cumbria for centuries – study Analysis in north-west England linked to evidence of UK’s vulnerability to climate crisis The floods of 2009 and 2015 in north-west England were the worst for more than 550 years, according to groundbreaking analysis of lake sediment in the region.Re...
2019-05-22 09:17

Violent weather kills three in Missouri, floods rivers in Oklahoma A relentless barrage of violent weather in the central United States left three people dead on Thursday, local media said, as tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri and devastated the state capital, and heavy rain flooded rivers in Oklahoma....
2019-05-23 22:17

Caught between floods and drought: Farmers in Nicaragua living in uncertainty Across the Central American Dry Corridor, communities are facing increasingly extreme weather. In Nicaragua, the region's poorest country, subsistence farmers like Blanca Landero Betarco face a daily battle....
2019-06-12 12:34

Floods threaten communities along rain-swollen Arkansas River Communities are getting hit by flooding along the Arkansas River from downpours upstream that have prompted officials to open dams to protect some cities but inundate others.        ...
2019-05-31 17:34

Subway stop floods after downpour knocks out wall in Queens Everybody was surfing — surfing M-T-A. Last night’s downpours took out a temporary wall at the Court Square-23rd Street subway stop in Long Island City, flooding the platform and knocking a man off his feet and nearly onto the track as a train ...
2019-07-18 20:00

Armada of barges cleared for Mississippi River shipments after floods The upper Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic on Friday as vessels were cleared to ship through St. Louis harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said, and the situation quickly became a logistics nightmare as dozens of towboats and hundreds of d...
2019-06-21 16:17

Rainfall floods New Orleans streets, in taste of storm ahead Rainfall flooded streets of New Orleans on Wednesday, in the first effects from a weather system churning in the Gulf of Mexico that could grow into a hurricane capable of causing more severe flooding in the low-lying city, officials warned....
2019-07-10 22:01

It’s Raining Inside the Metro as Flash Floods Rage Across Washington DC Washington, D.C. commuters came back to work after the long weekend with a bang. Powerful storms swept across the nation’s capital, inundating roadways, unleashing flash floods, and creating at least two waterfalls in the Metro system. Even the White...
2019-07-08 17:17

After Months of Floods and Tornadoes, Officials Tally Billions in Damage As the swollen Mississippi and Missouri rivers slowly recede, communities across the Midwest are starting to add up the damage and make plans for repairs with the help of federal aid....
2019-07-04 15:51

Floods follow heavy rain in south-central Nebraska Floodwaters covered large areas of south-central Nebraska on Tuesday after up to nine inches of rain fell in some spots. Parts of highways were closed and dive teams were sent to help people trapped in their homes. (July 10)     ...
2019-07-10 12:17

Watch: Car Caught In Chhattisgarh Flash Floods Washed Away Within Minutes A car was washed away after it was caught in flash floods in Chhattisgarh on Saturday, as seen in a terrifying video posted by news agency ANI. Water overflowing from a flooded drain swept the car......
2019-07-07 16:00

6 Dead, 18 Missing After Dam Breach Floods Villages In Maharashtra's Ratnagiri Heavy monsoon rains in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra led to a breach in Tiware Dam last night and flooding of villages down-stream. At least two people are dead and more than 20 missing...
2019-07-03 08:34

Flash Floods Shut Down Oklahoma Interstate, Prompt Rescues OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A powerful storm system that spawned dozens of tornado sightings is now causing significant flash flooding in parts of Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Department of Transportation shut down Interstate 40 in El Reno, about 25 miles (40 kil...
2019-05-21 16:17

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the worst-affected areas....
2019-07-22 14:34

Missouri Tornadoes: Heavy Rains, Devastating Floods and ‘Then the Sirens Go’ First came floods across Nebraska and Iowa. Then the Mississippi River rose and rose, threatening towns. And on Wednesday, a series of violent tornadoes tore through the region....
2019-05-24 05:34

Floods worsen in India's northeast; rare rhinos in danger Floods in northeast India worsened on Tuesday with incessant rain swelling already raging rivers, inundating villages and a rhinoceros sanctuary as 1,000 soldiers were deployed to rescue people fleeing the rising waters....
2019-07-17 06:34

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc....
2019-07-16 00:00

Major grain traders face one-two punch from U.S. floods, trade war Severe U.S. weather likely dented earnings for large grain companies including Archer Daniels Midland Co and Bunge Ltd for a second straight quarter, adding to headwinds from a still-unresolved U.S.-China trade war, analysts and economists said....
2019-07-10 19:51

Even as Floods Worsen With Climate Change, Fewer People Insure Against Disaster The Midwest floods have highlighted a gap in disaster readiness: Fewer Americans are buying flood insurance, even as climate change increases their risk....
2019-06-08 11:17

Trains Delayed As Heavy Overnight Rain In Mumbai Floods Tracks Heavy rain in Mumbai for a fourth consecutive day has led to water-logging on railway tracks. Several overnight trains have either been canceled or delayed. At least 100 mm of rainfall was recorded......
2019-07-01 08:51

Bangladesh floods worsen after breach, death toll nears 100 in India One of Bangladesh's main rivers breached an embankment, flooding a northern district and forcing thousands from their homes, an official said on Thursday, as the toll from monsoon rains in neighboring India climbed to 97 in two flood-hit states....
2019-07-18 14:34

Dozens rescued from Oklahoma floods as storms swamp central U.S.: officials Dozens of people were rescued from rising waters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms generating tornadoes and heavy rain roared through central United States on Tuesday....
2019-05-21 18:17

Epic floods and trade wars – the US farmers battered by politics and climate The weather is wild, the tariffs are rising, and as frustration ripples through the Iowa corn fields, rural America is ready to confront its 2020 candidatesAaron Heley Lehman listened to the rain tap his window pane in the machine shed for two weeks,...
2019-05-30 16:34

In Hurricane Barry's wake, here are the worst floods in American history 24/7 Wall St. used data compiled by government agencies, including the National Weather Service, and consulted sources to develop this list.        ...
2019-07-17 17:34

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured, officials said on Monday....
2019-07-16 16:51

China landslide sweeps cars away as floods kill dozens – video A landslide sweeps across a road in China's Fujian province, in the south-east, pushing cars before it. Days of rain have caused havoc, affecting hundreds of thousands of people and submerging vast swathes of farmland. More than 60 people are feared ...
2019-06-15 09:00

Oklahoma reels, Missouri declares state of emergency from storm, floods Dozens of people were rescued from rising floodwaters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms unleashing tornadoes and heavy rain roared through the central United States on Tuesday....
2019-05-22 01:17

5 Children Drown, 24 Others Dead In Bihar Floods Affecting 25 Lakh People The number of deaths in the Bihar floods rose to 24 on Monday, with 25.66 lakh people reeling from the deluge in 12 districts of the state following incessant rains in neighbouring country Nepal,......
2019-07-15 19:34

U.S. Midwest floods to weigh on diesel demand in fall harvest season A disappointing planting season due to massive flooding in the U.S. Midwest this spring is expected to have spillover effects on diesel demand during harvest season, analysts and traders said....
2019-07-10 22:01

Heavy rain and floods in India's Assam kill at least 10 and displace more than 1 million Heavy monsoon rains in India's northeast Assam state displaced more than a million people from their homes and flash floods killed at least 10 in the past 72 hours, state authorities said on Saturday, warning the situation could worsen in coming days...
2019-07-13 18:34

Pounding rains, flash floods drench northeastern United States Severe wind and rain in the northeastern United States left thousands without power on Tuesday, as a record-breaking heat wave ebbed and a flash flood threat moved south with the storm....
2019-07-23 22:00

New Orleans floods as danger posed to Louisiana by impending hurricane grows Coastal Louisiana is getting slammed by heavy rain and flooding as a tropical system develops over the Gulf of Mexico, leading to what could be a catastrophic few days for the Bayou State....
2019-07-10 21:17

Brazil farmers struggle for internet signal as tech floods sector Brazil's lack of reliable internet accessibility in rural areas is an increasingly critical problem for its farmers, as more agricultural equipment arriving on the market is built to be updated online to work at full capacity....
2019-05-21 21:51

Number Of Deaths In Assam Floods Rises To 64, Water Recedes In Some Areas With the death of five more people, the number of deaths in Assam floods rose to 64 on Sunday, even as water showed receding trends in some areas of the state....
2019-07-22 01:34

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME IS 50% AHEAD OF LAST YEAR; Average Daily Volume Is Exceeding 2007's Record Pace, July 2008 Volume Down 24% Compared To Year-Ago CHICAGO, August 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 year-to-date trading volume is 50% ahead of the same period from a year-ago.Through the end of July, total trading volume at CFE stands at 701,454 contracts trad...
2019-05-24 03:17

Sushil Modi Trolled For Watching "Super 30" Amid Bihar Floods. His Reply A day after being trolled for watching a Hrithik Roshan movie at a time when Bihar is reeling under heavy floods, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today defended himself by saying that he was......
2019-07-19 19:34

Washington Hit By Heavy Rains, Floods; White House Basement Offices Leak Driving rains flooded parts of Washington, DC, on Monday, shattering a daily record in just an hour, forcing 15 swift-water rescues from stranded cars and causing an undeniable leak in the White......
2019-07-09 02:51

25 Dead, Lakhs Affected In Bihar Floods; Nitish Kumar Takes Stock Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Tuesday that 25 people have so far been killed in flash floods, that have affected 25.71 lakh people in 16 districts of the state....
2019-07-16 17:17

Floods prevent attempts to reach wreck as Danube cruise captain in court The captain of a passenger cruiser that collided with a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube, killing South Korean tourists on board, was due to appear in court in Budapest on Saturday as flood waters prevented attempts to reach the wreck....
2019-06-01 12:17

Forcibly evacuated and destroyed: a small Oklahoma town almost washed from the map in historic floods For a week and a half, all 610 residents of Webbers Falls have been forcibly evacuated from their homes poised beside the bulging Arkansas River as historic floods have swept through the once cozy community, threatening the lives and livelihoods of e...
2019-06-04 20:34

Barry lost some bite, but these 10 cities could lose billions in housing to floods by 2050 Within three decades more than 386,000 homes in U.S. coastal areas will be at risk of permanent submersion or regular flooding due to climate change, according to a study by real estate website Zillow and nonprofit weather news site Climate Central....
2019-07-18 16:34

Heat wave broils US east coast but Midwest could face flash floods Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestA heat wave will continue to keep much of the eastern US in its grip on Sunday but a cold front that could lower temperatures in the middle of the cou...
2019-07-21 14:00

People In Assam's River Islands Miss Citizen List Hearings Due To Floods The Assam floods have left the state paralysed, with around three dozen people killed and 54 lakh displaced. People living on islands along the Brahmaputra river are facing another problem....
2019-07-18 22:17

Humane Society SOS: Dogs swim for their lives as Ark. shelter floods. Community comes to the rescue. An Arkansas animal shelter issued an SOS as flash flooding poured in and a puppy drowned. Then the community came to the rescue.        ...
2019-07-17 01:51

Rare Rhinos In Kaziranga National Park In Danger As Assam Floods Worsen Floods in Assam worsened on Tuesday with incessant rain swelling already raging rivers, inundating villages and a rhinoceros sanctuary as 1,000 soldiers were deployed to rescue people fleeing the......
2019-07-16 17:17

Low prices, floods and trade wars plague American farmers, putting their survival at risk Rains that delayed planting in the Midwest compound the crisis for farmers already struggling with low prices and trade wars.        ...
2019-06-06 11:34

UN chief expresses solidarity with Indonesian authorities after flash floods kill dozens in Papua More than 70 have died and dozens are missing in Indonesia’s eastern province of Papua, which was hit by flash floods and landslides on Sunday, and more than 4,000 have reportedly been displaced....
2019-05-21 17:00

Google Maps Adds Mumbai Floods Feature To Alert Waterlogged Roads & Road Closures An annual event now, the city of Mumbai finds itself coming to a halt every time the rain gods are a little more generous than usual. The city's crumbling infrastructure can barely handle its......
2019-07-03 11:17

London weather forecast: A month's rain falls in hours in parts of UK as floods hit capital A month's worth of rainfall was set to fall in just a few hours in parts of the UK today, forecasters said, as flooding hit parts of London amid torrential downpours....
2019-06-10 23:00

Now a hurricane, Barry land along Louisiana coast, bringing heavy rain, risk of life-threatening inland floods Barry storm track: Where is Barry now? Barry became a hurricane right before its expected landfall in Louisiana. Earlier Saturday: a helicopter rescue        ...
2019-07-13 19:00

'Horrible scenes:' More rain threatens areas swamped by record floods in central, southern USA More unwelcome rain is forecast this week in much of the central and southern USA, falling upon areas already swamped by record-breaking floods.        ...
2019-06-03 23:34

Instant View: China second quarter GDP rises 6.2% year-on-year, slowest in at least 27 years China's second-quarter economic growth slowed to its weakest pace in at least 27 years, in line with expectations, as demand at home and abroad cooled in the face of a bruising trade war with the United States....
2019-07-15 07:17

Britain's supermarkets sales fall on tough year-on-year comparison - Kantar Sales fell at all of Britain's big four supermarket groups over the latest 12 week period, reflecting heatwave-boosted sales during the same period last year which made comparisons tough, industry data showed on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 10:34

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

37-year-old man confesses to inappropriately touching a 4-year-old at Oklahoma McDonald's 37-year-old Joshua Kabatra confessed to inappropriately touching a 4-year-old at an Oklahoma McDonald's, according to Midwest City Police.        ...
2019-07-20 08:00

17-year-old cyclist dies in SI crash, 16th rider killed this year A 17-year-old cyclist was fatally hit by a tow truck in Staten Island on Tuesday — the 16th bike rider killed on New York City streets this year. The boy was riding his green GT mountain bike alongside his brother eastward on Castleton Avenue i...
2019-07-23 23:51

47-Year-Old Man Is Charged With Giving Drugs To 13-Year-Old, Groping Her And Leaving Her At Hospital (CNN) – A 47-year-old man who brought a 13-year-old to a Massachusetts hospital shortly before she died has been charged with giving the girl drugs, prosecutors said. Carlos Rivera faces two counts of distribution of a Class B drug to a minor, ...
2019-05-26 23:17

Migrant 10-year-old's death in US custody marks sixth case in a year A girl from El Salvador died in 2018 while under US care in a previously unreported caseUS authorities say a 10-year-old girl from El Salvador died last year after being detained by border authorities in a previously unreported case.The death marks t...
2019-05-23 13:00

2007 IS BUSIEST YEAR IN CBOE HISTORY AND FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD VOLUME; CHICAGO, January 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that 2007 was the busiest year in CBOE history, as a total of 944,471,924 contracts traded, and the fourth consecutive year that CBOE experienced record trading volu...
2019-05-24 03:17

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8% China's industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations....
2019-07-15 07:17

Short-lived Hurricane Barry weakens to tropical storm, risk of 'life-threatening' floods Barry became a hurricane before its landfall in Louisiana, then weakened. The risk now: floods. Earlier, officials staged an island helicopter rescue.        ...
2019-07-14 06:00

CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC Experiences Ninth Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases CHICAGO, July 1, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that June 2010 trading volume totaled 261,441 contracts, compared to 66,254 contracts during June 2009. June marked the ninth consecutive month in which total volume registe...
2019-05-23 21:34

Last Year’s Underdogs Now Have A Shot At This Year’s Call Of Duty Championship Colt “Havok” McLendon watched the 2018 Call of Duty World League Championship from home. This year, his team could go all the way to the finals....
2019-07-20 02:34

102-year-old French woman suspected of killing 92-year-old neighbor A 102-year-old woman went off her rocker at a French retirement home and killed her 92-year-old neighbor, according to a report. The unidentified centenarian was taken to a psychiatric hospital after allegedly attacking the nonagenarian at the old ag...
2019-05-23 17:34

French carbon emissions fell 4.2% year-on-year in 2018 Carbon dioxide emissions in France fell by 4.2% in 2018 compared with the previous year due to a drop in emissions from the transport sector, a mild winter, and abundant supply of French nuclear energy which curbed the use of thermal power....
2019-06-18 20:00

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.        ...
2019-07-01 21:51

Unlikely Animal Friendship! This 55-Year-Old Man Is Dating A 23-Year-Old Woman Prepare for the most heartwarming thing you’re going to read all day, because an unlikely duo have come together in one of the cutest and most unexpected animal friendships in the natural world: This 55-year-old man is dating a 23-year-old woman.Wow!...
2019-07-19 20:17

102-year-old woman confesses to murdering her 92-year-old neighbor In a tragic and absolutely bizarre murder case out of France, a woman is now the prime suspect in the murder of her residential care home neighbor. Murders are unfortunately not all that rare around the world, but what makes this case so strange is t...
2019-05-25 05:00

Update: Missing 92-year-old and his 61-year-old son found safe UPDATE: Authorities said Ismael and David Ruiz were found safe. The father and son were found 34 miles away from home in Green Valley. The pair were stopped while trying to enter a mine, according to a TPD spokesperson. They have been transported bac...
2019-05-26 20:34

Medigap changes coming next year for future 65-year-olds If you turn 65 after 2019, you no longer can purchase a policy that covers the deductible for Part B. If you reach that age before Jan. 1, however, you'll still have that option available....
2019-06-28 02:17

Sheriff: 15-year-old boy charged with killing 7-year-old ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky sheriff says a 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the death of a 7-year-old family member. Hardin County Sheriff John Ward told The News-Enterprise that officers responded to a call Thursday and took ...
2019-06-21 16:51

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME SEVEN PERCENT AHEAD OF 2007; Exchange On Pace For Fourth Consecutive Year Of Record Volume Growth CHICAGO, December 1, 2008- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that year to date, 2008 trading volume is seven percent ahead of the same period a year ago.Through the end of November, total trading volume at CFE stands at 1,119,553 c...
2019-05-24 01:51

CBOE Awarded U.S. Options Exchange of the Year By Futures and Options World For Fourth Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 9, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) was named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the fourth consecutive year at a December 8 awards ceremony during Futures and Options World magazine’s Derivatives World...
2019-05-23 03:51

CFE'S AUGUST AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME UP OVER PREVIOUS MONTH; Year-To-Date Volume 20% Ahead Of Year-Ago CHICAGO, September 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that August average daily volume of 4,343 contracts rose three percent over the 4,208 contracts per day during July 2008. Total trading volume at CFE during August was ...
2019-05-24 01:51

CBOE Awarded U.S Options Exchange of the Year from Futures and Options World for Third Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 11, 2014 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) has been named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the third consecutive year at an awards ceremony during Futures and Options World magazine’s Derivatives World Lond...
2019-05-23 05:34

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME 70% AHEAD OF FIRST HALF OF 2007; June Volume Rose 22% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, July 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that year-to-date trading volume is 70% ahead of the same time period from a year-ago.Through the end of June, total trading volume at CFE stands at 608,674 contracts traded...
2019-05-24 03:17

CFE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME ROSE 54% IN MAY; Year-To-Date Trading Volume Is 85% Ahead Of Last Year CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE), today announced that average daily volume during the month of May was 5,679 contracts, a rise of 54% over the 3,682 contracts per day during May 2007.Total trading volume at CFE during May...
2019-05-24 03:17

APRIL IS BUSIEST MONTH EVER AT CFE; Trading Rises 536% Over 2009, Seventh Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases, VIX Futures Sets New Daily and Monthly Records CHICAGO, May 3, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that April 2010 was the busiest trading month ever at the Exchange as a total of 296,541 contracts changed hands. For the month, April trading volume was up 536 percent whe...
2019-05-23 21:34

CFE'S SEPTEMBER AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME RISES 60% OVER YEAR AGO; Month Was Most Active In 2008, Third Busiest Month Ever at CFE, Year-To-Date Volume 26% Ahead of 2007 CHICAGO, October 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that an average of 7,115 contracts traded each day during September 2008, a rise of 60 percent over the 4,457 contracts per day during September 2007 and 64 percent above...
2019-05-24 01:51

'Nowhere for the water to go': Tornadoes, floods hit central US day after 20 tornadoes A tornado tore through a neighborhood near Tulsa International Airport on Tuesday as a powerful storm triggered flash flooding and washed out roads across parts of Oklahoma.        ...
2019-05-22 02:51

MAY IS SECOND STRAIGHT MONTH OF ALL-TIME RECORD VOLUME; Eighth Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that for the second consecutive month, trading volume at the CFE has reached all-time record levels. The 481,650 contracts that changed hands during May is a new high, surp...
2019-05-23 21:34

AUGUST IS MOST ACTIVE TRADING MONTH OF YEAR AT CFE; Average Daily Volume Rose 23% From July, 16% Above Year-Ago, Fourth Consecutive Month-Over-Month Volume Gain Chicago, September 1, 2009 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume in August totaled 92.9 million contracts, marking the Exchange's most active August ever. In August 2008, total CBOE volume was 88.5 million contrac...
2019-05-24 01:51

CFE'S OCTOBER TRADING VOLUME RISES 15% OVER YEAR AGO; Total Volume of 124,289 Contracts, Average Daily Volume of 5,404 Contracts; Year-To-Date Volume Tops One Million Contracts, 25% Ahead Of 2007 CHICAGO, November 3, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that an average of 5,404 contracts traded each day during October 2008, a rise of 15 percent over the 4,700 contracts per day during October 2007. Trading volume during ...
2019-05-24 01:51

My Seven-Year-Old's First MMO After playing massively multiplayer online games for over two decades, it’s time to pass the legacy on to my offspring. My seven-year-old son Seamus is playing Adventure Academy, a new educational MMO that teaches him important skills like quest log ...
2019-05-21 15:51

The 10 Best Movies of the Year So Far Ah, midyear, the point at which we’re well past the typical January-to-February slump of unexciting releases—though there are always exceptions—and right at the cusp of the summer blockbuster season. Though it’s true that many...
2019-05-22 19:17

The 70-Year Spy Alliance the U.S. Says It May Cut Off Born out of World War II, it’s the world’s deepest and most comprehensive collaboration among spy services. But now the U.S. has threatened to limit the intelligence it supplies to the so-called Five Eyes network unless its members join it in excludi...
2019-06-30 11:17

The Best TV Shows of the Year So Far Sometime in the past five months, I ran out of patience with shows that couldn’t get character development right. Maybe that’s a subconscious reaction to the final season of Game of Thrones; TV’s last cultural monolith spent six end...
2019-05-22 19:17

Why Is It Raining so Much This Year? The atmosphere has been heaving rain at the eastern U.S. like kids lob water balloons at a water fight. The never-ending barrage of rain has left the Midwest flooded, the Gulf of Mexico primed for a huge dead zone, and New Yorkers who walk everywhere...
2019-06-18 22:51

The 10 Best New Podcasts of the Year So Far It’s often difficult to tell how good a podcast will be from its first few episodes. Given time, hosts will adjust their banter, interviewers will refine their questions and a true crime investigator may receive an unexpected tip. That’s ...
2019-06-21 21:51

These are the stocks that have led the S&P 500's five-year run to 3,000 from 2,000 The S&P 500 jumped above 3,000 for the first time, nearly five years after the index hit 2,000. These are the stocks that powered the historic rally....
2019-07-11 00:00

What to expect out of E3 this year USA Today reporter Mike Snider breaks down the biggest releases and newest developments coming out of E3 this year.       ...
2019-06-09 18:34

VOTE NOW for the best car design of the year Features 5 Jun, 2019 Place your vote for the best car design of 2019. The car with the most will win the Auto Express Car Design of the Year award...
2019-06-06 08:00

97-year-old vet jumps out of a plane for D-Day WW2 veteran Tom Rice, who saw action in Normandy in 1944 with the US Army's 101st Airborne Division's 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, recreated his parachute jump in France to mark D-Day's 75th anniversary....
2019-06-06 03:17

9,000-year-old settlement unearthed A huge Stone Age settlement unearthed outside Jerusalem may have been home to 3,000 people, the Neolithic equivalent of a large city, according to details released by the Israel Antiquities Authority on Tuesday....
2019-07-18 01:34

|Spanishcourtrules43-year-oldmanissonofJulioIglesias A Spanish court ruled that Grammy award-winning singer Julio Iglesias is the biological father of a 43-year-old man who has waged a protracted paternity battle with the star....
2019-07-11 00:00

McDonald’s wants to become a New Year’s Eve destination How about a Big Mac and fries with that ball drop? McDonald’s is quietly angling to become a New Year’s Eve destination with an 11,000-square-foot flagship restaurant that’s slated to open in Times Square next week, sources told The Post. Located on ...
2019-05-25 04:34

What it takes to be a $200,000-a-year nanny Child care positions aren't usually thought of as high-paying jobs. But with wealthier families seeking nannies that are trained in newborn care, child development or languages, it's becoming more common to see in-home caregivers earning six-figure s...
2019-06-14 05:34

Add a Year to Your PlayStation Plus Membership For $40 If you didn’t buy enough years for $40 back on Black Friday, you can get the exact same price today on PlayStation Plus from Amazon today in celebration of E3. If you own a PlayStation 4, or are planning to buy one soon, the only question is how many...
2019-06-07 14:34

Android, iOS Are Getting New Emojis Later This Year On World Emoji Day 2019, Apple and Google have offered a sneak peek at some of the emoji that is arriving on mobile and desktop devices later this year....
2019-07-17 13:01

'Doom' will be streaming on iOS later this year Earlier today at E3, Bethesda announced its new game streaming technology, Orion. The company promises Orion will be able to work with any game and any platform, and later this year iOS users will be able to test that promise out with Doom. The 2016....
2019-06-10 18:34

What are the symptoms of autism in a 3-year-old? Parents and caregivers often notice the signs of autism, or autism spectrum disorder, when a child is still very young. Learn about the possible signs of autism in a 3-year-old here....
2019-07-16 06:00

‘It’s their year’ – Why Spurs WILL win in Madrid (and why they might not) "Ben Snowball and Michael Hincks are helped by special contributions from ex-Tottenham boss Juande Ramos and Eurosport expert Paul Parker to answer one question: who will win the Champions League?"...
2019-06-01 15:51

What did the Emmy nominations get right this year? Our watch may have ended, but Game Of Thrones isn’t done dominating the TV discourse yet. On Tuesday, the HBO fantasy drama nabbed 32 Emmy nominations, including several nods in the acting categories, thereby setting a record for nominations for a si...
2019-07-17 01:51

Wie to take off rest of the year, try to get healthy JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Michelle Wie says she’ll take a break for the rest of the year to try to get healthy. Wie had surgery on her right hand in October and tried to return in February, completing one tournament. She sat out a month and returned...
2019-06-29 00:34

12-year-old boy still missing after 28 years TUCSON – It has been 28 years since 12-year-old Jimmy Hendrickson disappeared. Every year since he went missing, his sister Tammy Tacho, releases balloons on June 12, the day he vanished. Authorities said on June 11, 1991, Hendrickson spent the...
2019-06-13 07:51

‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Roker and Bareilles herself among them. The show, bas...
2019-07-17 00:17

37-year-old man killed in Bronx hit-and-run A 37-year-old was killed Sunday in a hit-and-run in The Bronx, cops said. The man was hit by a green GMC Yukon just after 5 a.m. on Austin Place, near Bruckner Boulevard, in the Woodstock neighborhood, according to the NYPD. EMS rushed the man to Lin...
2019-06-16 17:51

Best Mac 2019: the best Macs to buy this year With the Mac Pro 2019, macOS Catalina and possibly a new Macbook coming later in 2019, not to mention Apple just rolling out a 15-inch MacBook Pro refresh so that it’s now officially supporting Intel's latest 9th-generation Core processor...
2019-06-20 08:34

One trillion phishing emails sent every year Phishing remains one of the most useful tools in a cybercriminal's arsenal as new research from Valimail has revealed that at least 3.4bn fake emails are sent out worldwide each day.The firm's latest quarterly report, Email Fraud Landscape ...
2019-06-13 06:17

Respawn will share more about its 'AAA' VR shooter later this year Back in 2017, Facebook and Respawn Entertainment revealed the developer was working on a virtual reality AAA shooter. While things have been fairly secretive since (so much so that it might have fallen off your radar), we'll hear more about it a...
2019-06-20 23:00

2019’s “Board Game of the Year” goes to Just One Enlarge / The 2019 Spiel des Jahres nominees. (credit: Spiel des Jahres) Of the many “board game of the year” awards handed out each year, the most prestigious is unquestionably the "Spiel des Jahres" prize. Judged by a panel of German critics, the...
2019-07-23 19:34

A 10-Year Treasury Yield Below 2% Is Something Almost Nobody Saw Coming Yields that have hit multiyear lows reflect the difficulties central bankers face in normalizing monetary policy after a decade of unusually easy money....
2019-06-20 12:17

Boeing 737 MAX Likely Grounded Until Late This Year Boeing troubled 737 MAX fleet is expected to stay grounded until late this year as a result of the latest flight-control problem flagged by U.S. air-safety regulators....
2019-06-28 09:51

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

Celebrities who have welcomed new babies this year It's turning out to be an exciting year in celebrity baby news: Duchess Meghan, Kim Kardashian and Amy Schumer are all celebrating new arrivals.        ...
2019-05-28 05:00

15-year-old captivates Wimbledon with 'extraordinary' win Tennis fans leapt to their feet, cheered and applauded after 15-year-old Cori Gauff, known as Coco, fought off two match points to beat Polona Hercog and move into the fourth round at Wimbledon....
2019-07-06 16:34

6 men guilty of rape and murder of 8-year-old An Indian court has convicted six men for the kidnap, rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Jammu and Kashmir state last year, in a high-profile case that sparked widespread protests across the country....
2019-06-11 01:17

25-year-old woman drowns in the Rockaways A 25-year-old woman drowned in the ocean off Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways on Saturday, despite desperate attempts by cops and paramedics to revive her. The woman, whose name was withheld pending family notification, died later at St. John’s Episc...
2019-06-16 10:00

Fan Fix For 13-Year-Old Far Cry Bug Officially Added To The Game The original Far Cry is a, ahem, distant weep from what the series has become under Ubisoft’s influence, but the 2004 jungle-faring adventure starring a grown man with the fashion sense of a late-1990s middle-schooler still has its fans. Since 2006, ...
2019-06-05 02:51

MISSING: TPD on the lookout for 54-year-old with special needs TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for a missing vulnerable adult who last had contact with his family May 29. According to TPD, 54-year-old Vance Betters was last seen near 3400 E. Second St., near Speedway Boulevard and Count...
2019-06-28 18:51

Our favorite travel photos of the year so far At its best, travel photography inspires, intrigues and informs. It sets us on armchair adventures or moves us to plan a dream trip. See amazing images from 2019 and journey the world through pictures....
2019-05-28 22:17

One in Five Americans Get Hurt By Someone Else's Drinking Every Year The negative effects of secondhand smoke are well-documented—the CDC estimates that tens of thousands of nonsmokers die every year in the U.S. due to exposure to someone else’s cigarette habit. But a new study out Monday suggests that the secondhand ...
2019-07-02 10:34

60-year-old dead after crashing into parked van A 60-year-old driver died Sunday morning after he slammed into a parked van, damaging at least four other cars on the Jamaica road, police said. The man was believed to be intoxicated, according to law enforcement sources. The crash happened on Lakev...
2019-05-27 08:00

Schwarzenegger defends 102-year-old who is being evicted Arnold Schwarzenegger, the actor and former governor of California, on Sunday reportedly reached out to the 102-year-old Los Angeles woman being booted from her apartment where she lived for 30 years so the landlord’s daughter can move in....
2019-05-27 07:17

MAD Magazine Is Leaving Newsstands After a 67-Year Run (SAN FRANCISCO) — MAD, the long-running satirical magazine that influenced everyone from “Weird Al” Yankovic to the writers of “The Simpsons,” will be leaving newsstands after its August issue. Really.The illustrated hum...
2019-07-05 08:34

Silver Alert issued for 78-year-old man MESA, Ariz. – The Apache Junction Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for 78-year-old Marcus Schluter. According to AJPD, Schluter was last seen June 12 around noon, checking out of his hotel in 1600 block of South Dobson Road in Mesa, ...
2019-06-13 05:00

Lakers to add F Dudley on 1-year, $2.6M deal The Lakers began the process of fortifying a depleted roster beyond LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma by agreeing with Jared Dudley on a one-year, $2.6 million deal, agent Mark Bartelstein told ESPN....
2019-07-03 05:00

The Before and After of the Big Move in 10-year Treasury Notes Who was prepared for the big bullish move in Treasury Notes on May 22-23 ... before it happened? See the answer for yourself onscreen right now, in Chart of the Day....
2019-05-25 01:00

Goalkeeper Buffon leaves PSG after just one year PARIS (AP) — Veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is leaving Paris Saint-Germain after one season with the club. The 41-year-old Italian joined PSG from Juventus last summer on a one-year deal with an option for an extra year. PSG says that “aft...
2019-06-05 20:51

UK car manufacturing has fallen every month for a year News 27 Jun, 2019 UK car production fell 15.5 per cent in May, marking the 12th consecutive month of decline amid “seismic challenges” for the industry...
2019-06-27 21:17

Amazon Prime Day Will Last 48 Hours This Year. Here’s What to Know Prime Day, Amazon’s big annual sale, will last two full days this year, the company revealed Tuesday. Amazon Prime subscribers will start seeing Prime Day deals at 12:00am PST on Monday, July 15th, and they will last through 11:59pm PST on Tues...
2019-06-27 21:34

55-year-old man fatally struck by BMW in Harlem A man was fatally struck by a BMW early Saturday in Harlem, police said. The 55-year-old was crossing Lenox Avenue near West 112th Street shortly after 4 a.m. when he was struck by a 2013 gold BMW. The victim, whose name was not immediately released ...
2019-05-25 21:17

Amazon to add over 2,000 jobs in Britain this year Amazon will add over 2,000 permanent jobs in Britain this year, taking the U.S. retail giant's UK workforce to more than 29,500, it said on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 03:00

Why 'Big Little Lies' won't get any Emmy nominations this year The second season of HBO's miniseries "Big Little Lies" has been showered with praise by critics and viewers alike, whether it be an appreciation for the grief-stricken, cathartic scream from new cast member Meryl Streep's meddling Mary Louise to its...
2019-07-15 22:51

Destiny 2's Next Year Will Depend On How Players Like This One It’s safe to say Destiny 3 won’t be coming next year, but what about a new expansion? Or new seasons? On this bonus E3 episode of Kotaku Splitscreen, we ask the people behind Destiny about that and a whole lot more. (Apologies for the background nois...
2019-06-12 17:17

Pope Thrower Is The 2019 Name Of The Year There was 1:09 left on the clock when Eli Manning, under pressure from the New England Patriots defense, hurled the football downfield. The three-time world champion Patriots, up 14-10 at the time, were defending a perfect run through the regular sea...
2019-05-22 17:17

GSW investor gets 1-year ban for shoving Lowry The Warriors are "disappointed" in team investor Mark Stevens, who will not be allowed to attend games through the 2019-20 season after he shoved and directed obscenities at Raptors guard Kyle Lowry during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
2019-06-07 00:51

Amazon is using Prime Day this year to try to win in fashion The market for apparel and accessories globally is worth more than $1 trillion, so Amazon clearly sees there's a lot at stake here. It's using Prime Day to tout fashion deals....
2019-07-15 18:34

Bills' Lawson to pay for 11-year-old's funeral Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson says he will pay for the funeral of an 11-year-old South Carolina girl who died after someone fired more than 35 shots at her home....
2019-06-28 01:34

Kawhi Leonard Is The NBA's Executive Of The Year Kawhi Leonard dynamited what remained of the premise of the Executive of the Year Award, and in doing so redefined the meaning of such staples as: the Friday night news dump; the value of holding onto non-human playing assets; and even patriotism. No...
2019-07-06 23:51

The Patriots have the NFL’s easiest schedule for the third year in a row New England’s division, the AFC East, plays two divisions whose teams are expected to be near the bottom of the conference standings: the NFC East and AFC North....
2019-05-29 01:17

1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Germany Archaeologists have exhumed a 1,000-year-old sarcophagus in the German city of Mainz, uncovering the decomposed remains of what could be a former Archbishop who died in the 11th century....
2019-06-07 16:00

'Ori and the Will of the Wisps' finally arrives next year Ori and the Will of the Wisps, the follow-up to the absurdly beautiful Ori and the Blind Forest, finally has a release date: February 11th, 2020. That's a long way off -- we wish it was closer too -- but at least developer Moon Studios has a new...
2019-06-10 02:34

The Twitter app is officially returning the Mac later this year More than a year after Twitter pulled the plug on its official app for the Mac, it looks like the company will be launching a new version for Apple PCs later this year. The application is being created as part of Apple's Project Catalyst, which ...
2019-06-04 00:17

Mid-size Premium SUV of the Year 2019: BMW X3 Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The BMW X3 is the 2019 Auto Express Premium Mid-size SUV of the Year, with the Porsche Macan and Volvo XC60 commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

Performance Car of the Year 2019: Porsche 911 Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Porsche 911 is the 2019 Auto Express Performance Car of the Year, with the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera and McLaren 600LT commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

93-year-old D-Day vet flirts with Melania Trump A 93-year-old D-Day veteran couldn’t resist flirting with first lady Melania Trump after meeting her for the first time. President Trump warmly thanked the vet, Thomas Cuthbert, for his service at an event Wednesday in England commemorating the...
2019-06-06 16:34

Officer, Teenager Rescue 12-Year-Old FALMOUTH, Ky. (LEX 18)– A teenager and a Falmouth Police Officer worked together to save the life of a 12-year-old boy who could have drowned Thursday. The Licking River is a popular hangout spot during the summer months. Thursday around 6 p.m....
2019-06-07 23:51

Hamilton: I've been quite average in Formula 1 so far this year Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton believes his start to the season has been "quite an average performance from myself", despite winning four of the six races so far...
2019-06-01 11:34

Unsold vehicles hit ten year high in May Automakers and dealers had an estimated 4,120,900 unsold vehicles on hand to open May, a 78-day supply, according to the Automotive News Data Center....
2019-05-21 20:00

AC company convinced 103-year-old WWII vet to pay $24K, son says World War II veteran Fred Klein thought he was fixing up the house with new air conditioning units. But $24,000 later, he had regrets.        ...
2019-06-08 20:34

Trump cheers Dow's best week of the year The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed more than 250 points Friday, ending the index's best week of the year, as lackluster economic news prompted speculation that the Federal Reserve would lower interest rates....
2019-06-08 05:00

My 3-Year-Old is Potty Training. He Almost Ended Me In my house, we are currently potty training my 3-year-old. It’s the challenge all parents must face and possibly the most unreasonable of them all. Consider this: You must convince a child that his caution-to-the-wind, carefree, diapered lifestyle i...
2019-07-01 17:34

We’re here and we’re 9 queer shows you might’ve missed this year Television is queerer than ever. The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) reported a record-high number of LGBTQ+ characters for the 2018-2019 season, with cable networks and streaming platforms, especially, continuing to introduce n...
2019-06-17 15:00

The Surprise Skateboarding Game From Last E3 Won't Be There This Year At around this time last year, an indie skateboarding game called Session became, through no fault of its own, the biggest letdown of Microsoft’s E3 press conference. In 2018, hope and enthusiasm for an imagined Skate 4 ran amok, an idea that was bri...
2019-06-08 01:34

'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

Three's 5G will be 'UK's fastest' when it launches in 25 cites before the end of the year Three has announced that its 5G network will arrive in August, and supposedly its peak speeds will be up to twice as fast as any rival 5G network at launch.However, as with EE – which is the only UK company to currently offer a 5G network ...
2019-06-10 07:51

Dealers' optimism faded a bit from last year Dealers' optimistic view of the U.S. market waned last quarter amid softening new-vehicle sales and a mounting threat of tariffs. They remained optimistic about inventory levels, but as lease return volume comes down, their confidence will likely dim...
2019-06-10 10:34

FAANG: Update on the "Story of the Year" A government sling-shot is taking aim at corporate technology giants. Plus, investors in the FAANG stocks are not sleeping too well at night. Take a look at this chart......
2019-06-07 17:17

IT Unemployment Rate Estimated at 20-Year Low Demand is surging for information-technology workers with advanced digital skills, as more companies seek help developing data analytics, artificial intelligence and other emerging business tools....
2019-06-11 06:34

Wie to take rest of year off from competitive golf Michelle Wie, who has battled a number of injuries during her career, said on Friday she will not play competitively for the rest of the year in a bid finally to get back to full health....
2019-06-28 23:01

Uganda: One year of social media tax The introduction of a social media tax a year ago in Uganda caused an outcry from government critics and rights groups. And today, even some of the staunchest supporters of the tax are no longer convinced....
2019-07-20 17:34

Another new Switch won't release this year, says Nintendo The Nintendo Switch Lite was recently announced, and there are rumors another new Nintendo Switch could be on the way. But according to Nintendo, we won't be seeing the new console this year.At a press briefing for the announcement of the Switch...
2019-07-12 10:00

'In my nightmares I'm always in the sea': a year on from the Greek fires Last summer, fires devastated two coastal towns in Greece, leaving 103 dead. Was the government to blame? Survivors and rescuers look backIt was 6pm when the smoke reached the town of Mati on the east coast of Greece, 18 miles from Athens. The seasid...
2019-07-20 21:51

Tilray CFO says co will not be profitable for at least a year - Bloomberg Cannabis producer Tilray Inc will not generate positive earnings for at least another year, Bloomberg reported https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-10/tilray-won-t-be-profitable-for-at-least-a-year-cfo-says on Monday, quoting the company's...
2019-06-10 21:51

The Orville is boldly going from Fox to Hulu next year Two seasons in, The Orville remains one of the weirdest shows on network TV, an often-bizarre hybrid of smartass humor mixed a sincere desire to recreate the fond Star Trek: The Next Generation memories of creator Seth MacFarlane’s youth. Or, we shou...
2019-07-21 02:51

Lidl will open 25 new US supermarkets over the next year Despite early struggles in the United States, German discount grocery chain Lidl still believes it can grow in this country and replicate its longtime German foe Aldi's success....
2019-05-22 02:00

Chernobyl is the scariest show of the year The fifth and final episode of Chernobyl, a miniseries scarier than anything I’ve seen so far this year, feels like a reprieve. On its surface, at least. With every episode, HBO’s chronicle of the 1986 disaster has broadened its scope to investigate,...
2019-06-04 13:34

2 arrested in gun death of 5-year-old boy in Wisconsin KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Police in Wisconsin say two men who dropped off a 5-year-old boy at a hospital with a fatal gunshot wound have been arrested. The child, Dakari Weldon, was shot Monday at a home in Kenosha and taken to Froedtert South Hospital. T...
2019-06-19 22:17

76-year-old man killed by truck in Midtown A 76-year-old man was fatally run over by a parking truck in Midtown Tuesday morning, when he crossed the street between two parked cars, according to police and sources. Manhattan man James Buzzell was hit by a 2019 Freightliner on East 16th Street ...
2019-05-22 00:51

Could 2019 Be The Year Of Women's Football? It remains to be seen if this Women's World Cup will prove a break-out moment, despite a prize money gap of £291m compared with the 2018 men’s World Cup...
2019-06-10 13:00

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

11-year-old boy shot in leg in East Harlem An 11-year-old boy was shot in the left leg by a stray bullet in East Harlem Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting happened at 3:22 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Ave and E. 108th Street, cops said. Police sources told The Post the boy w...
2019-07-22 00:51

Dad shows blind 3-year-old the world (WCSH) Nolan Desmond is blind, but his dad refuses to let it stop him from experiencing the world. “The only way that I deal with it is that I have to,” Matt Desmond says. “I mean something gets thrown at you and you don’t have another op...
2019-06-19 00:17

Ramirez children still missing 1 year later TUCSON – It has been a year since Luis Jr. and Kahmila Ramirez were kidnapped by their biological parents during a supervised visit. The Department of Child Services contract employee was tied to a tree and tased. Tucson police say Luis Sr. and Andre...
2019-05-21 14:39

Ivanka Trump took in nearly $4M from DC hotel last year NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump took in nearly $4 million in revenue last year from her stake in President Donald Trump’s hotel down the street from the Oval Office, up slightly from a year earlier. A financial disclosure report released by the Wh...
2019-06-14 20:51

East: Could this be the year for Harbaugh and Michigan? Can the Wolverines get over the hump? How will Ohio State adjust to life after Urban Meyer? Is Penn State ready to be elite? We answer those questions and more about the Big Ten East....
2019-07-18 18:51

FAA chief Dan Elwell: It could take a year for Boeing 737 Max to fly again The head of the Federal Aviation Administration says there's no timetable to get Boeing's 737 Max fleet back into U.S. skies -- even if it takes a year....
2019-05-24 16:34

Teen Charged With Murder Of 7-Year-Old HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. (News Enterprise) – A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a 7-year-old family member. According to the News Enterprise, the incident happened at a home in Trappers Ridge Court in Hardin County. Officials did n...
2019-06-21 11:51

Write Your Kid a Letter Every Year on Their Birthday When my son turned one year old, I sat down to write him a letter. I wanted to talk to him, to tell him how monumentally he had grown over the past year. I wanted to remember how his newborn legs were so skinny, I could wrap my thumb and pinky finger...
2019-07-19 00:00

Juventus wins race for $84.3m 19-year-old Matthijs de Ligt, the 19-year-old Ajax captain who led the Dutch side to the Champions League semifinals, has completed his move to Juventus for a fee of $84.3 million....
2019-07-18 14:17

US measles cases surpass 1,000 this year The number of cases of measles in the United States this year has surpassed 1,000, the US Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday. The agency said there have been 1,001 cases so far this year....
2019-06-06 00:17

What a gallon of gas cost the year you were born 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration to determine the average cost of a gallon of gas every year since 1929.       ...
2019-07-17 15:00

Executive Car of the Year 2019: BMW 5 Series Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The BMW 5 Series is the 2019 Auto Express Executive Car of the Year, with the Mercedes E-Class and Volvo S90 commended...
2019-07-09 23:17

See how switching broadband could save you up to £192 a year Broadband users that stay with their provider after their minimum term contract has ended could suffer price hikes of up to £192 a year, according to the latest research from consumer champion Which?.The study of entry-level broadband and phone ...
2019-06-14 16:34

Woman gets 7 years for trying to lure 14-year boy for sex Court paperwork details an extensive online sexual relationship between 33-year-old Lisa Corn and a 14-year-old Fountain Hills boy. (Photo: MCSO) via 12 News PHOENIX (AP) — A 34-year-old Phoenix woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for t...
2019-06-14 06:00

2-year-old shoots himself in head with grandma’s gun A South Carolina toddler died after shooting himself in the head with his grandmother’s gun. Two-year-old Kayden John Stuber of Greenville apparently found the gun in a handbag Thursday afternoon, according to a report. The boy died on the way ...
2019-06-22 16:51

Snakebites kill at least 80,000 people per year and probably more Statesman and former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan once called snakebites “the biggest public health crisis you’ve never heard of.” The World Health Organization is looking to change that....
2019-05-23 15:34

Verizon's first 5G hotspot is $500 with a two-year contract Verizon (Engadget's parent company) has unveiled the latest device that connects to its 5G network. The Inseego MiFi M1000 is the first 5G hotspot available through Verizon, and it costs $650 upfront. If that's a little out of your price ra...
2019-07-18 17:17

Donald Trump Jr. has book out later this year NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. has a book coming out later this year featuring his “views and perspectives” on the political scene and his father’s presidency. Center Street, an imprint of Hachette Book Group, announced Thursday t...
2019-05-22 18:17

These are the new Android emoji you'll be using on your phone later this year We've known that a new slate of emojis are coming to smartphones toward the end of the year, and mere hours after Apple showed its take on them and announced when it'd range them on its phones, Google has done the same.In February, the Unic...
2019-07-17 19:17

Reports: Pistons, Rose near two-year deal The Detroit Pistons and former Minnesota Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose are expected to meet after free agency opens on Sunday and work toward a two-year deal, ESPN reported Saturday evening....
2019-06-30 08:34

Hurricanes re-sign G Nedeljkovic to 2-year deal RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic to a two-year contract. The team announced the deal Friday. It is a two-way deal for the 2019-20 season, paying Nedeljkovic $725,000 at the NHL level and $70,000 ...
2019-06-29 00:34

2018: A “Bizarre Year” for the Asia-Pacific Judging by the headline-grabbing events from the Korean Peninsula to India, China, Japan and Australia, social mood across the region is in flux. Watch our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor, Mark Galasiewski, give you the highlights of the new,...
2019-05-21 14:32

BN Verdict – Pacquiao is a 40-year-old former flyweight still too good for most Manny Pacquiao ripped the WBA welterweight title from Keith Thurman last night in Las Vegas and continues his dominance at 40, writes Elliot Worsell The post BN Verdict – Pacquiao is a 40-year-old former flyweight still too good for most appeared fir...
2019-07-21 13:34

Keuchel, Braves reach 1-year deal for about $13M Free agent pitcher Dallas Keuchel and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a one-year contract that would pay the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner about $13 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press....
2019-06-07 16:51

Asda boss sees 2-3 year horizon for possible IPO The horizon for a possible initial public offering (IPO) and stock market listing of UK supermarket group Asda by its U.S. parent Walmart is two to three years, Asda's boss said on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 18:17

Volkswagen I.D. R: a year of electric record-breaking News 8 Jul, 2019 Volkswagen’s all-electric hypercar has claimed three motoring titles, the most recent being the outright Goodwood hill climb record...
2019-07-08 18:51

You are what you eat: 10 companies Apple gobbled up in the past year Apple has been on a bit of an acquisitions binge over the last year. With WWDC nearly upon us, which of these acquisitions might show up as part of technology showcases during the event's keynote? Read on to find out....
2019-05-31 14:34

Electric cars exempt from company car tax next year News 10 Jul, 2019 UK’s million or so company car users will escape Benefit-in-Kind tax if they have an electric car in the 2020/21 financial year...
2019-07-10 16:51

U.S. measles cases increase to 25-year high Measles cases in the United States rose to 880 last week, to the highest level in 25 years, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday....
2019-05-21 15:34

‘Tetris 99’ will get an offline multiplayer mode later this year Nintendo has been slowly expanding how and where you can play Tetris 99. In February, the company released the battle royale game as an online exclusive for Switch. A few months later, Nintendo offered downloadable content, so users could play the ga...
2019-07-08 21:34

Measles count reaches 27-year high The number of confirmed measles cases across the United States has reached a new high of 971, the worst outbreak since the virus was declared eliminated from the country in 2000....
2019-05-31 05:34

10-year-old girl conquers Yosemite's El Capitan Selah Schneiter may have just became the youngest person in history to climb the park's 3,000-foot-high rock formation -- Yosemite National Park's famous El Capitan....
2019-06-18 18:34

11-year-old who stopped intruder with machete says he knew he had to act Macaulay Culkin has nothing on this kid. A machete-wielding 11-year-old North Carolina boy who stopped a home invasion all by himself said he knew he had to take matters into his own hands when a suspect broke into his family’s home in Mebane on Frid...
2019-06-19 21:00

7 shows nominated for Emmys this year that critics don't actually like HBO The 2019 Emmy nominations were announced earlier this week and not everyone is pleased with them. Shows like "Who Is America?" are nominated for Emmys even though they received many negative reviews from critics. "Game of Thrones" may have rece...
2019-07-18 05:00

Indonesia to restore 200,000 hectares of peatland this year Indonesia's Peatland Restoration Agency said on Wednesday that it aims to restore 200,000 hectares of peatland in 2019, as it races to reach a 1 million hectare restoration target by the end of next year....
2019-06-19 21:51

13 Biggest New Features Coming to Your iPhone This Year Apple announced iOS 13 at the WWDC 2019 opening keynote on Monday. We have picked out 13 of the biggest new features coming to iPhones later this year....
2019-06-04 09:51

Five reasons why European stocks could see a rough end to the year Overly optimistic expectations about trade tensions and monetary stimulus coupled with Brexit and Italy's spending plans could shake European stocks, four analysts have told CNBC....
2019-07-17 17:17

Democrats had a lot more power in state legislatures this year. Here’s what they did with it. They expanded access to abortion in half a dozen states, created universal background checks for gun sales and pushed a lot of climate change legislation....
2019-07-03 18:17

HBSC to cut hundreds of jobs by year-end: source HSBC is set to cut several hundred jobs in its investment banking business by the end of the year, according to a source familiar with the matter, as it seeks to improve returns....
2019-05-30 21:34

U.S. Corporate Cash Piles Drop to Three-Year Low The 2017 U.S. tax overhaul prompted a strategic shift in corporate capital allocation, spurring more companies to increase spending and repatriate foreign cash holdings....
2019-06-10 16:51

Archaeologists find DNA in a 10,000-year-old piece of chewing gum Enlarge (credit: Kashuba et al. 2019) The people who lived at Huseby-Kiev in western Sweden 10,000 years ago made their living by hunting and fishing. That doesn't sound surprising until you consider that this was a landscape that had, until recent...
2019-05-21 15:17

Mid-year burnout: does it exist or are we all just permanently tired? Halfway through 2019, Guardian readers report feeling more exhausted than previous summers. What’s behind the malaise?Louise set herself two New Year’s resolutions for 2019: to start yoga, and to keep a journal. She did better than most people, stick...
2019-07-15 10:34

Germany: 1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Mainz The major archaeological find left researchers and German church officials feeling "like Indiana Jones." But with the rush of fresh air threatening to alter the remains, the clock is ticking to identify the body inside....
2019-06-05 04:17

Ketamine-like drug for depression could get UK licence within the year Esketamine could initially become available through private clinics but potential side effects raise concernsA ketamine-like drug that could be licensed in the UK as soon as November could transform treatment for severe depression, one of the country...
2019-07-12 19:00

Hurricanes sign C Dzingel to two-year deal Free agent center Ryan Dzingel agreed on a two-year, $6.75 million contract with the Carolina Hurricanes, general manager Don Waddell announced Friday....
2019-07-12 19:51

One Year Later, Did Sony (And Friends) Keep Their E3 2018 Promises? On the evening of June 11, 2018, at LA Center Studios, PlayStation’s head of worldwide studios Shawn Layden welcomed everyone to a tent where Sony was about to host an unusual E3 showcase....
2019-06-04 21:17

Wijnaldum: Last year's pain will help Liverpool against Spurs "Georginio Wijnaldum says the epxerience of losing last year\u0027s Champions League final will help Liverpool as they face Tottenham in Madrid on Saturday."...
2019-05-29 15:34

New Mercedes-Benz GLA unveiling tipped for later this year A-Class-based crossover is expected to go on sale in early 2020, sitting below the new GLB SUV Mercedes-Benz will further expand its compact car line-up with a second-generation GLA, which has been spotted ahead of an expected debut at September’s ...
2019-05-28 16:17

Cuomo doubts ‘right to die’ bill will pass this year ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’s not optimistic that legislation allowing the terminally ill to request life-ending medication from a physician will pass before state lawmakers adjourn for the year. The Democrat weighed in on...
2019-05-29 13:51

Lamb hits first HR in more than a year, D-backs top Rockies Jake Lamb hit his first home run in more than a year and Robbie Ray threw six strong innings to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-2 win over the Colorado Rockies       ...
2019-07-07 18:17

Air France KLM's May passenger numbers rose 3.3% from last year Air France KLM carried a total of 9.2 million passengers across its networks last month, up 3.3% from the same period last year, the airline said on Wednesday....
2019-06-11 08:17

21-year-old student found dead near a lake A 21-year-old University of Mississippi student who was found dead near Oxford over the weekend may have been a victim of foul play, according to CNN affiliate WMC....
2019-07-23 17:17

| Tunisia says 92-year-old president improving after falling ill Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi's health is improving and the 92-year-old is expected to be discharged from hospital soon, his office says, a day after he fell ill....
2019-06-28 23:17

8-year-old on unicorn-shaped float rescued at sea OAK ISLAND, N.C. (AP) — A volunteer water rescue team saved an 8-year-old boy who floated away from the North Carolina coast on a raft shaped like a unicorn. News outlets report that the Ohio boy was at the beach on Oak Island on Monday when a gust o...
2019-06-06 19:34

Kevin Anderson Almost Won Wimbledon Last Year. He’s Back for More. He played a marathon match against John Isner, but fell to Novak Djokovic in the finals last year. Anderson returns, but with a recurring elbow injury....
2019-06-29 16:34

Monsoon Delayed By A Week, But Likely To be Normal This Year The onset of the southwest monsoon in the country is likely to be delayed by a week, arriving only by June 6 or 7 instead of the first day of the month, Union Minister of Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan......
2019-06-04 19:17

Man charged in death of 5-year-old boy caught in crossfire RED SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 5-year-old boy who police in North Carolina say was caught in crossfire. A Robeson County Sheriff’s Office release says 24-year-old Donovan Travale Lock...
2019-06-29 09:00

Prosecutors to appeal would-be bomber’s 16-year sentence CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors plan to appeal the 16-year prison sentence given to a man for trying to kill hundreds of people by detonating what he thought was a car bomb outside a crowded Chicago bar in 2012. Prosecutors requested a 40-year sen...
2019-06-20 02:51

Bengals WR Tyler Boyd looking for $10M a year on next deal Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Tyler Boyd had a breakout season in 2018 and hopes the team rewards him with at least $10 million annually on his next contract....
2019-05-24 02:17

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

Bell to stay with Joe Gibbs Racing for at least 1 more year JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Christopher Bell plans to stay with Joe Gibbs Racing for at least one more year. That’s about all he knows about the situation at the moment. The 24-year-old Bell says he has re-signed with JGR for 2020, but he isn’t s...
2019-06-29 00:34

UPDATE 1-Tilray CFO says co will not be profitable for at least a year - Bloomberg Cannabis producer Tilray Inc will not make profit for at least another year, Bloomberg reported https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-10/tilray-won-t-be-profitable-for-at-least-a-year-cfo-says on Monday, quoting the company's chief financia...
2019-06-10 21:51

Woods trying to get up to speed for final major of year ​​​​​​​Tiger Woods was on the practice range when the gates at the British Open opened Tuesday, and before long he was on the tee and ready to go. He just didn't go for very long....
2019-07-17 13:17

Subway performance hits six-year high The subway isn’t as bad as it used to be. More than 80% of weekday subway trains were on time last month — a six-year high for the embattled transit service — while straphangers are complaining less, officials announced Thursday. &#...
2019-07-12 07:00

Asda boss sees two-three year horizon for possible IPO The horizon for a possible initial public offering (IPO) and stock market listing of UK supermarket group Asda by its U.S. parent Walmart is two to three years, Asda's boss said on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 17:51

RBC becomes first major bank to forecast BoE rate cut this year The Bank of England will be forced to cut interest rates this year because of rising risks to Britain from Brexit and global trade tensions, Royal Bank of Canada predicted, the first major bank to make such a call....
2019-07-11 14:00

78-year-old woman raped in Queens: cops A 78-year-old woman was raped Sunday morning in Queens, cops said. The sexual assault was reported just after 6 a.m. in a house on 148th Street near 241st Street in the Brookville neighborhood, according to police. No arrests have been made, but cops...
2019-06-03 06:51

FORD'S GALHOTRA: 'We have a lot of great product this year' Ford President of North America Kumar Galhotra discusses Ford's 10 percent profit margin target, the soon-to-be-revived Bronco and the next-generation F-150....
2019-06-02 14:00

Rashford signs 4-year deal with Man United MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Marcus Rashford has signed a four-year deal at Manchester United as the Premier League team tied down one of its most gifted young players. The 21-year-old England striker now has a contract at United until 2023, with the o...
2019-07-01 17:34

CBOE JANUARY 2010 TRADING UP 16% OVER A YEAR AGO CHICAGO, February 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that daily volume in January averaged nearly 4.9 million contracts, a 16-percent increase over January 2009 average daily volume (ADV) of 4.2 million contracts. Duri...
2019-05-24 01:51

2 injured in speediest Pamplona bull run so far this year Health authorities in northern Spain’s Pamplona say two people were injured in Tuesday’s speedy bull run, although there were no gorings, unlike in previous days...
2019-07-09 09:34

This 13-Year-Old From Uttar Pradesh Has Written Over 100 Books A 12-year-old child prodigy from Uttar Pradesh has written 135 books on subjects like religion and biographies of well known personalities including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath....
2019-07-09 16:51

Did you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The solutions to today’s problemsEarlier today I set you the following puzzles:1. In this word-sum, each letter stands for one of the digits 0–9, and stands for the same digit each time it appears. Different letters stand for different digits. No num...
2019-06-17 22:00

I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. Now it’s time to play its Western release on our Twitch channel, and judge the quality of the English dub. Something tells me it’s going to be good. Uh-oh: did I just pre-judge it? ...
2019-06-21 23:17

Sabres sign Skinner to eight-year, $72M extension The Buffalo Sabres signed forward Jeff Skinner to an eight-year, $72 million extension on Friday evening, locking up the pending free agent before he could hit the market....
2019-06-08 05:17

Greece: Athens' first mosque to open this year Greece's largest city is the only European capital without an official mosque. Despite years of opposition from the conservatives and the Orthodox Church, that's set to change later this year....
2019-06-08 05:51

6-year-old among 4 suspects in theft of handguns, police say Four minors, including a 6-year-old, have been identified as suspects in the theft of several firearms from a North Carolina store, according to reports....
2019-07-23 12:17

The most famous band formed each year since 1957 24/7 Tempo has identified the most famous band formed each year since 1957 by reviewing online popularity, album sales and more.        ...
2019-05-21 19:34

| Barty looks to end 46-year Aussie drought in Paris Ashleigh Barty aims to end Australia's 46-year wait for a Roland Garros women's singles champion when she faces Czech teenage breakout star Marketa Vondrousova....
2019-06-08 12:17

WRAPUP 1-U.S. factory activity falls to more than 2-1/2-year low U.S. manufacturing activity hit more than a 2-1/2-year low in June, with a measure of new orders received by factories tumbling, amid growing anxiety over the escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China....
2019-07-01 17:51

Ghana's 'Year of Return' gathers momentum In the year that marks 400 years since the first enslaved Africans were forcibly taken abroad, Ghana – one of their key departure hubs on the continent – is calling their descendants home to visit, live and invest....
2019-07-09 11:17

California snowpack 202% of average for this time of year The amount of snow blanketing the Sierra Nevada is even larger than the 2017 snowpack that pulled the state out of a five-year drought, California water officials said....
2019-06-03 05:17

Ferrari one-off models have five-year waiting list The Ferrari P80/C Italian firm won’t make more than three unique cars a year The growing trend for one-off Ferraris is in response to clients’ increasing demands for extreme personalisation, says Ferrari commercial and marketing boss Enrico Gallie...
2019-07-09 13:51

New Jersey town’s nearly 600-year-old oak tree falls down SALEM, N.J. (AP) — A 600-year-old oak tree known as the tallest one in New Jersey has uprooted. The Salem oak came down Thursday evening, drawing people to mourn its loss. The Salem Religious Society of Friends owns the tree and a graveyard that surr...
2019-06-08 00:51

Former Japanese Bureaucrat Stabs 44-Year-Old Son to Death Tokyo metropolitan police arrested Hideaki Kumazawa, 76, on Saturday for attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his son with a knife. The stabbing followed an argument in which he scolded his son for......
2019-06-03 11:34

JLo and A-Rod find buyer for condo owned less than a year Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have found a buyer for their luxe home at 432 Park Ave. in Midtown. The $17.5 million spread, which the engaged pair bought for $15.31 million in 2018, has entered contract, according to a StreetEasy update and its l...
2019-06-19 02:01

We’re now exactly one year away from NASA’s Mars 2020 launch This month is a very special one for the folks at NASA. The space agency is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, sure, but that’s not the only reason. You see, today, July 17th, 2019, is exactly one year away from the...
2019-07-18 02:00

Does air pollution really kill nearly 9 million people each year? A study claims that air pollution causes 9 million "extra" deaths worldwide each year, including 800,000 in Europe – which is double previous estimates...
2019-05-21 17:51

The Huawei ban will cut its sales by up to 60 million smartphones a year Huawei is at the center of the United States’ trade war with China right now, although US officials have cited security concerns when going forward with restrictions (although that might be a huge lie). As things stand right now, US companies c...
2019-06-17 17:17

WeWork lost $1.9 billion last year, but it's considering going public The We Company, parent company of WeWork, is the latest in a string of richly valued start-ups set to go public this year. But though it is valued at $47 billion, it's far from turning a profit. Instead, it's hemorrhaging cash....
2019-05-21 18:00

5-Year-Old, Grandmother Killed In Head-On Crash PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Two people are dead following a crash in Pulaski County. It happened around 6:30 a.m. Monday on US 27 South in downtown Burnside. According to the sheriff’s department, a 5-year-old and her grandmother died a...
2019-06-17 20:17

The 9th Black Trans Woman Has Been Killed This Year On Wednesday, the body of Chanel Scurlock—a transgender black woman—was discovered in a field in Lumberton, N.C. shortly after midnight. She was 23....
2019-06-08 01:17

Best TV 2019: here are the big-screen TVs worth buying this year Best TV 2019: These are the must-see, must-own TV sets of 2019.Shopping for a new TV can be tough, especially if it's been a few years since you last bought a big screen. TVs can have complicated names, complicated feature sets and price tags th...
2019-06-19 07:17

Skinner stays with Sabres on 8-year, $72M deal Sabres forward Jeff Skinner, who is coming off a career-best 40-goal season, has decided to forgo free agency and remain in Buffalo on an eight-year, $72 million extension....
2019-06-08 13:17

Meet the 11-year-old who wants to be the youngest Indy 500 winner ever Justin Wilson was Elliot Cox’s inspiration. Justin had dyslexia. Elliot had dyslexia. Justin drove in Indy 500. One day, Elliot wants to do the same.        ...
2019-05-21 19:34

Former Juventus boss Allegri wants year off from football "Former Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has said he needs to recharge his batteries and will take a year off from football before returning to management."...
2019-06-14 10:17

Affordable Electric Car of the Year 2019: Kia e-Niro Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Kia e-Niro is the 2019 Auto Express Affordable Electric Car of the Year, with the Hyundai Kona Electric and Nissan Leaf commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

Rocker saves Vandy's year with no-hitter, 19 K's Vanderbilt's Kumar Rocker struck out a career-high 19 while no-hitting Duke on Saturday night to send the Nashville Super Regional to a deciding third game....
2019-06-09 11:00

Sun Link Celebrating 5-Year Anniversary on July 27 TUCSON – The Sun Link streetcar will celebrate its 5th  Anniversary on Saturday, July 27. Sun Link will be celebrating its 5th anniversary. Sun Link will mark the milestone with free rides from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m., sponsored by Rio Nuevo, and spec...
2019-07-23 13:51

Screaming 7-year-old scares off would-be robbers in the Bronx Five would-be robbers who busted into a Bronx apartment were scared off by the screams of a brave 7-year-old girl, who kept hollering even as they held her at gunpoint, police said Friday. The group broke into an apartment on Creston Avenue near East...
2019-06-07 22:51

Luxury Car of the Year 2019: Mercedes S-Class Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Mercedes S-Class is the 2019 Auto Express Luxury Car of the Year, with the Bentley Continental GT and Range Rover commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

How a 25-year-old hairstylist drives a six-figure Mercedes A hairstylist shares his journey for making extraordinary money in his 20s by building a brand via Instagram and co-owning a salon in metro Detroit.       ...
2019-06-18 00:17

5-year-old stabbed while walking with his mother in the Bronx A 5-year-old boy was stabbed in the back while walking in the Bronx with his mom, police said Sunday. The boy and his mother were walking on Daly Avenue near East 180th Street in West Farms at about 1:20 a.m. when a man walked up and stabbed the boy ...
2019-06-30 19:34

Nintendo Switch gets some jazzy new Joy-Con colors this year It's turning into a big year of Nintendo hardware. Two years after the Nintendo Switch first released, we now know we're getting a handheld-only Switch Lite console, a renewed Switch model with double the battery life – and now even ...
2019-07-17 19:17

The last time the S&P 500 looked like this, it had a wild rest of the year The S&P 500's performance this year has a striking resemblance to the performance of the S&P 500 in 1998, and if history is any guide, the rest of the year could be volatile....
2019-07-17 18:01

German man on trial for New Year car rampage that injured 14 BERLIN (AP) — A German man has gone on trial accused of attempted murder for driving his car into crowds on New Year’s Day, injuring 14 people. Prosecutors accuse the 50-year-old defendant of intentionally targeting people he believed to be for...
2019-06-07 19:34

97-year-old woman who ‘didn’t really fit in’ finally goes to first prom For many Americans, prom is a rite of passage, but 97-year-old Helen Danis never had the chance — until last week. Danis, who lives in West Warwick, Rhode Island, was in high school during the Great Depression and couldn’t afford to go to prom ...
2019-05-31 16:51

One Year Later, Did Microsoft (And Friends) Keep Their E3 2018 Promises? E3 2019 is just around the corner, and it’s going to look very different this year without PlayStation. Before we look to the future and are blinded by the razzle-dazzle of trailers and announcements at this year’s event, we need to address what happ...
2019-06-04 01:34

Premium Hybrid Car of the Year 2019: Mercedes E 300 de Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Mercedes E 300 de is the 2019 Premium Hybrid Car of the Year, with the Range Rover P400e and Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

Man who confessed to killing 11-year-old sentenced to life A New Jersey man who admitted to raping and killing his 11-year-old neighbor was sentenced to life in prison Friday, three months after pleading guilty on the eve of his trial....
2019-06-01 03:17

Mom allegedly killed 12-year-old son she had tried to drown as a baby A California mom has been arrested for allegedly murdering her 12-year-old son — and critically injuring his brother — a decade after she was convicted of trying to drown him as a baby, according to authorities. Sherri Renee Telnas, 45, w...
2019-07-01 15:34

Why this could year the NL finally wins the All-Star Game LAS VEGAS — The 90th MLB All-Star Game will be played Tuesday night at Progressive Field, its first time in Cleveland since 1997. The recent history of the game has been one-way traffic, with the American League winning the past six, including five g...
2019-07-09 23:17

The year's best Godzilla movie is only a few minutes long If you saw Godzilla: King Of The Monsters at an Alamo Drafthouse, you may have found yourself more entertained by the pre-show bumper than the spectacle itself (it’s an unfortunate mess). In it, a plastic Godzilla trying to stage his own kaiju battle...
2019-06-21 18:51

Can you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The test given to the UK’s maths prodigiesToday you are pitting yourselves against the best 13-year-old mathematicians in the UK.The questions below are taken from last week’s Junior Mathematical Olympiad, a competition aimed at children up to Year 8...
2019-06-17 09:00

The Echo Dot is already on sale for Prime Day at its best price of the year Early Amazon Prime Day deals are already in full swing, and the insanely popular Echo Dot is one of the first and best deals we've seen so far.       ...
2019-07-03 20:01

Compact Executive Car of the Year 2019: BMW 3 Series Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The BMW 3 Series is the 2019 Auto Express Compact Executive Car of the Year, with the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Mercedes C-Class commended...
2019-07-09 23:17

Baby Cut Out Of 19-Year-Old Mother's Womb In US Dies A baby cut out of his murdered teenage mother's womb died Friday at a Chicago hospital of severe brain injury nearly two months after the attack, the family said....
2019-06-15 01:00

Small SUV of the Year 2019: Citroen C3 Aircross Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Citroen C3 Aircross is the 2019 Auto Express Small SUV of the Year, with the Dacia Duster and Volkswagen T-Cross commended...
2019-07-09 23:17

United says may not receive full delivery of 737 MAX by next year United Airlines Holdings may not receive complete delivery of Boeing Co's 737 MAX even by next year, Chief Financial Officer Gerry Laderman said on a conference call with investors, underscoring the uncertainty surrounding the aircraft's return to se...
2019-07-17 20:51

Boeing CEO says troubled 737 Max jets should be flying by the end of the year Boeing is operating test flights with air safety regulators this week, a precursor to operating test flights so the grounded jets can be cleared to fly again....
2019-06-03 21:17

3-year probation for Farruko in case of undeclared $52K A judge has ordered three years’ probation for Puerto Rican singer Farruko after he pleaded guilty to not declaring nearly $52,000 in cash discovered in his luggage and shoes last year when he flew in to an airport in the U.S. territory...
2019-06-17 22:51

Van of the Year 2019: Vauxhall Combo Cargo Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Vauxhall Combo Cargo is the 2019 Auto Express Van of the Year, with the Citroen Berlingo Van and Peugeot Partner commended...
2019-07-10 02:17

Pentagon to get its third acting defense secretary of the year Navy Secretary Richard Spencer will assume the role of acting defense secretary this month for as long as it takes the Senate to confirm or reject the nomination of Army Secretary Mark Esper to become President Trump’s second defense secretary....
2019-07-10 08:51

German forest fires leap from 400 to 1,700 in a year The number of forest fires in Germany jumped fourfold last year, setting a 15-year high. Hot, dry conditions have increased threat levels, and there are concerns local fire brigades are ill-equipped to respond....
2019-06-22 16:17

The best laptop 2019: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year The best laptops of 2019 offer performance and features that would have been unthinkable a few years ago, and on this page we've listed the best laptops that will suit a wide range of budgets.So, no matter if you're looking for for cheap an...
2019-05-22 16:34

Queens mom gets 4 to 12 years for death of 1-year-old daughter The Queens mom who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of her 1-year-old daughter was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison on Thursday. Tina Torabi, 30, was arrested Oct. 3 after cops found daughter Elaina unresponsive with bruises to her hea...
2019-07-19 05:34

27-year-old man dead in East Harlem shooting A 27-year-old man died Sunday after being shot in the chest in East Harlem, cops said. The shooting, which cops said appeared to escalate from a domestic dispute, occurred around 5:30 a.m. in a housing complex on East 102nd Street and 1st Avenue. The...
2019-05-26 18:00

Chicago man acquitted in slaying of dismembered 2-year-old A Chicago jury acquitted a man of murder in the 2015 slaying of a toddler whose dismembered body parts were later found floating in the Garfield Park Lagoon....
2019-05-24 13:34

TIM to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities by year-end Italy's biggest phone company, Telecom Italia (TIM), plans to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities as well as dozens of tourist spots and business hubs by the end of the year....
2019-07-06 03:51

The Latest: NBA bans Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 The Latest: Warriors investor Mark Stevens has been banned 1 year by NBA, fined $500,000 for shoving Lowry        ...
2019-06-07 00:00

Net immigration to Britain falls to five-year low in 2018 Long-term immigration to Britain fell to a five-year low last year, driven by a fall in the number of migrants from the European Union, official figures showed on Friday....
2019-05-24 11:34

How to cancel your AmazonFresh subscription and save yourself almost $200 a year Getty/Kevork Djansezian Signing up for AmazonFresh is simple, and figuring out how to cancel it is just as easy. AmazonFresh is a grocery delivery program that delivers groceries directly to your door. An AmazonFresh membership costs $14.99 per mon...
2019-06-27 22:34

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. The explosion could be linked to lithium batteries overheating inside the vape device....
2019-06-23 22:34

Two days, two holes-in-one for 75-year-old amateur golfer Amateur golfer Jim Baker, 75, from Reno, Nevana, made a hole-in-one two consecutive days this month at Somersett Country Club.        ...
2019-06-27 21:51

Wednesday Forecast: Hottest temperatures of the year, so far TUCSON – A high pressure aloft will bring the hottest daytime temperatures so far this year through Thursday. 106 degrees for the high in Metro Tucson. Temperatures will return closer to seasonal normals and cool down to the upper 90s Friday i...
2019-06-12 19:34

A year after semifinal run, Cecchinato loses in 1st round PARIS (AP) — Marco Cecchinato’s achievements at Grand Slam tournaments still start and end with his stunning run to the semifinals of last year’s French Open, which included an upset win over Novak Djokovic. The Italian clay-courter waste...
2019-05-26 21:17

84-year-old ‘Oxy Doc’ fights to stay out of prison during appeal Defense attorneys for the 84-year-old man busted for flooding Manhattan with opioids — earning him the moniker “Oxy Doc” — are begging a judge to allow their client to remain out on bond as they appeal his 22-year sentence on grounds that...
2019-07-23 23:51

How did horror become a year-long box office slayer? Once reserved for Halloween, films such as Midsommar and Gwen prove the genre’s popularity. Let’s hope ubiquity doesn’t affect its scariness Climate change is affecting everything, even cinema. It used to be that horror movies were for winter, when t...
2019-07-15 17:17

Services Growth Sinks To One-Year Low In May: Survey A composite index, which measures both services and factory activity, remained unchanged at 51.7 in May, cushioned by a better manufacturing performance....
2019-06-05 12:00

9-year-old Brooklyn girl found dead in her bed A 9-year-old girl was found dead in bed in Brooklyn on Friday morning — and a downstairs neighbor told The Post how she desperately tried to save her. Besa Lufo was found dead in her family’s home on 64th Street in Borough Park at 10:30 a...
2019-07-06 02:34

11-Year-Old's iPhone Catches Fire in the US: Report An Apple iPhone 6 owned by an 11-year-old girl from California caught fire and burned holes in her blanket once she threw the device on it, the media has reported....
2019-07-15 08:17

FCA, Renault deal could take more than one year to be finalised - CEO to employees It could take more than one year for Fiat Chrysler and Renault to finalise a proposed merger of the two companies, FCA group's chief executive told employees on Monday in a letter seen by Reuters....
2019-05-27 11:34

50-year-old hiker rescued at Sabino Canyon TUCSON – A 50-year-old woman hiking Sabino Canyon was rescued Thursday, Rural Metro Fire Department says. According to officials, rescue crews were dispatched to the area after the woman was reportedly overcome by the heat. She transported in s...
2019-07-05 05:34

Snapchat users up 8% in a year to 203 million, company says Shares climb as Snap Inc announces 48% increase in revenue to $338mThe number of Snapchat users has increased 8% since this time last year – to 203 million, the company announced in its second quarter earnings on Tuesday, sending shares surging in af...
2019-07-23 23:51

GSW investor banned 1 year after shoving Lowry The Warriors are "disappointed" in team investor Mark Stevens, who will not be allowed to attend games through the 2019-20 season after he shoved and directed obscenities at Raptors guard Kyle Lowry during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
2019-06-07 06:51

James Paxton may feel off all year for Yankees KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees hope to have James Paxton back in the rotation this week, but Aaron Boone acknowledged Sunday the left-hander may have to deal with discomfort the rest of the season. “I don’t know,” Boone said when asked if...
2019-05-27 03:00

Facebook to launch Libra cryptocurrency next year Social media giant Facebook on Tuesday officially announced it will launch its own cryptocurrency, in a move some analysts believe could bring others like bitcoin more in the mainstream....
2019-06-18 17:17

65-Year-Old California Man Killed By Shark In Hawaii MAUI, Hawaii (AP) – A California man who died after being attacked by a shark while swimming in Hawaii was pulled ashore missing a leg, according to a witness. Shark warning signs were posted Sunday in the Ka’anapali Beach Park area on Ma...
2019-05-26 23:17

Selma Blair Shaves Her Head With the Help of Her 7-Year-Old Son Selma Blair enlisted the help of one tiny hair stylist to achieve a new summer 'do. The actress took to Instagram on Friday with a photo of her son, 7-year-old Arthur Saint Bleick,......
2019-06-15 10:01

Billion-year-old fossils may be early fungus Enlarge (credit: Loron, et. al.) When did the first complex multicellular life arise? Most people, being a bit self-centered, would point to the Ediacaran and Cambrian, when the first animal life appeared and then diversified. Yet studies of DNA su...
2019-05-23 00:17

16-year-old girl arrested with gun on subway train A 16-year-old girl was busted with a gun inside a subway train in lower Manhattan, police said Saturday. Witnesses told police about a fight involving a gun inside a southbound A train at Canal Street station near Sixth Avenue and West Broadway aroun...
2019-05-25 22:34

91-year-old Holocaust survivor killed in SoCal hit-and-run A 91-year-old Holocaust survivor was killed in a Southern California hit-and-run Monday while walking through a crosswalk with his dog, according to reports....
2019-06-21 08:17

China Second Quarter GDP Growth Slows To 27-Year Low China has already slashed RRR six times since early 2018 to free up more funds for lending, and analysts polled by Reuters forecast two more cuts by the end of this year...
2019-07-16 06:17

Trade war escalation 'to cost households £656 a year' The average US household will be left $831 (£656) worse off as a result of the latest hikes in tariffs on Chinese goods in the nations' trade war, according to economists....
2019-05-24 18:00

DHFL Shares Bounce Back From 11-Year Low Dewan Housing Finance (DHFL) news:Dewan Housing Finance shares climbed to as much as Rs. 51.40 apiece on Tuesday, marking a gain of 5.98% over the previous close. DHFL shares have plunged sharply over......
2019-07-16 09:51

Govt borrowing leaps by 33% in tax year's first quarter Higher spending and debt interest payments pushed government borrowing up by a third in the first three months of the tax year, according to official figures....
2019-07-19 13:34

90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide Crews in Stanton, Kentucky were called to a home that was smashed by a mudslide amid heavy rains and were able to rescue a 90-year-old woman from the debris. (June 18)        ...
2019-06-18 14:00

Shockingly well preserved 500-year-old shipwreck revealed Maritime archaeologists have used underwater drones to reveal the remains of an incredibly well-preserved 500-year-old shipwreck in the Baltic. Dating back to the late 15th century or early 16th century, the mysterious ship was first spotted by the S...
2019-07-23 21:51

Vix Futures March Trading Volume Up 20% Over Year Ago CHICAGO, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today reported that March 2014 average daily volume (ADV) and total monthly volume in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) and total exchange-wide at CFE posted...
2019-05-23 08:00

Analysis: Why 1999 was Mercedes' last year at Le Mans When Mark Webber's CLR flipped at nearly 200mph, it looked like Stuttgart would pull out of the race. Then it happened again, and again... “Hi, my name is Peter Dumbreck: I can fly.” As a way of introducing yourself, it certainly caught the attentio...
2019-06-13 05:34

A Money Center Bank Falls to a 10-Plus Year Low: Now What? From a high near $150 in 2007, Deutsche Bank's share price recently fell below $8. But is this the end of the long down trend? A hint comes from an Elliott Wave pattern that unfolds in three legs. See it for yourself in Chart of the Day....
2019-05-21 14:39

7-year-old boy wounded in shooting in the Bronx: cops A 7-year-old boy was wounded during a shooting in the Bronx on Wednesday afternoon, police said. The boy was in the rear courtyard of New York City Housing Authority’s Mill Brook Houses on East 137th Street near St. Ann’s Ave in Mott Haven arou...
2019-06-05 22:51

A Recap Of RBI Key Interest Rate Changes In Past One Year RBI interest rate: While many economists expect the six-member panel to announce a reduction in repo rate, analysts will keenly look out for any steps to prop up growth, after official data put......
2019-06-06 00:17

On Cannes red carpet, 'go big' is this year's fashion buzzword Enormous bouffant dresses decked out in lace or feathers ruled the red carpet at this year's Cannes film festival, one of the of the world's most glamorous stages for actors as well as fashion designers....
2019-05-25 03:01

Home Alone: Police Say 11-Year-Old Hit Intruder With Machete MGN MEBANE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old armed with a machete thwarted a three-person home invasion in North Carolina. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Friday that the boy was home alone in Mebane when a w...
2019-06-15 03:51

Milwaukee man charged in death of 5-year-old who found gun MILWAUKEE (AP) — Authorities say a Milwaukee man has been charged in the death a 5-year-old boy who found a gun and killed himself. Court documents released Sunday by the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office show 25-year-old Michael Moor...
2019-06-24 00:17

How this 53-year-old divorcee rediscovered her ‘sweet tooth’ for sex Leslie Morgan, 49, had been married to Marty for two decades. They had two adored children, a gorgeous Pennsylvania home and a beach house on Long Island. But somewhere along the line, “our love had developed a kind of gangrene,” Morgan writes in her...
2019-05-25 21:51

Malaysia's 93-year-old leader on when he will step down: 'I will not go beyond three years' Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's seeming refusal to commit to a clear timeline to step down raised concerns about the stability of his government....
2019-06-24 00:34

Google Stadia Lands This Year—If You're Willing to Pony Up The Founder's Edition, which includes a controller and three months of premium subscription, is the only way to use the cloud-gaming service in 2019....
2019-06-06 23:51

Tiger's 10-year plan to surpass Nicklaus Tiger Woods returns to the scene of arguably his greatest victory this week, intent on proving that his recent Masters win was the beginning of a major renaissance....
2019-06-12 20:17

Priyanka Chopra Gets "a Lot of S--t" Over 10-Year Age Gap With Nick Jonas It's been six months since Priyanka Chopra married Nick Jonas in one of the biggest weddings of the year. However, not everyone is basking in their newlywed bliss. The actress opens......
2019-06-05 20:51

4K 'Akira' Blu-ray arrives next year before the series continues On Thursday at the Anime Expo in Los Angeles, director Katsuhiro Otomo was the center of several announcements. Sunrise Inc. is producing a new project based on Akira that is supposed to be a continuation of the classic series, although there weren&#...
2019-07-05 19:01

One Year Later, Did Nintendo (And Friends) Keep Their E3 2018 Promises? In June 2018, the Nintendo Switch was a few months past a debut year that featured the standout games The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey. What would Nintendo reveal at E3 2018 that could possibly rival their 2017 output?...
2019-06-05 20:51

Capuchin monkeys have a 3,000-year archaeological record Enlarge (credit: By Tiago Falótico - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=60386655) The archaeological record of human tools use dates back about 2.5 million years, and archaeologists use changes in stone tool tec...
2019-06-27 20:17

10-year-old girl is youngest to climb El Capitan: 'I did it to have fun' The 10-year-old girl who just became the youngest person to conquer one of the world’s most challenging mountain climbs said Thursday, “I did it to have fun.”...
2019-06-21 05:17

11-year-old boy home alone fends off intruders with a machete MEBANE, N.C. — Authorities say an 11-year-old armed with a machete thwarted a three-person home invasion in North Carolina. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Friday that the boy was home alone in Mebane when a woman knocked on...
2019-06-15 04:17

German business confidence dips further to near 5-year low BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey is showing that German business confidence has fallen to a near five-year low as managers’ expectations for the coming six months have deteriorated. The Ifo institute said Monday that its monthly confidenc...
2019-06-24 11:00

AP source: Keuchel, Braves near 1-year deal for about $13M NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free agent pitcher Dallas Keuchel and the Atlanta Braves are near agreement on a one-year contract that would pay the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner about $13 mill...
2019-06-07 08:00

58-year-old mom on SI swimsuit issue tryout: ‘I already feel like I won’ The Connecticut mom competing to become Sports Illustrated’s oldest, open-casting swimsuit model told The Post she thinks she’s “already won” after attending a casting call on Friday in Miami. “It was really cool,” Jodi Harrison-Bauer, 58, said durin...
2019-07-13 02:34

1,300-year-old mystery surrounds ancient city The lost world of the Mayans is found at spectacular Tikal, whose buildings were once the tallest in the Western Hemisphere. Discover why this Guatemalan wonder should be on your travel list....
2019-06-07 12:51

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

Shipwreck's 350-Year-Old Bottles of Wine Are Up for Auction - Would You Take a Sip? Divers have uncovered many treasures and rare items from the seafloor. Some years ago, a team of divers recovered a collection of wine-bottles from a shipwreck in the North Sea. They date back over 300 years and the wine is about to be sold at one of...
2019-06-06 05:00

100-year-old woman elected to local council A 100-year-old German woman has embarked on a new adventure later in life after being elected to her local town council in Kirchheimbolanden, a town of 8,000 people in western Germany on Sunday....
2019-05-28 18:17

Doctor sentenced in ‘ski rage’ attack on 12-year-old boy VERNON, N.J. (AP) — A doctor convicted of attacking a 12-year-old boy in a “ski rage” incident at a northern New Jersey resort must spend the next three Valentine’s Days in jail. A state judge handed down the sentence Thursday to Sa...
2019-06-28 16:34

Polkinghorne out, 16-year-old Fowler an option for Matildas Australia central defender Clare Polkinghorne is unavailable for their final Group C game at the women's World Cup, coach Ante Milicic has said, but 16-year-old striker Mary Fowler could get a runout against Jamaica....
2019-06-18 06:34

Anchorage breaks 50-year heat record Alaska’s largest city is reeling from a record-breaking heatwave that canceled Fourth of July fireworks and has sent residents on a quest for fans and ice....
2019-07-06 16:51

US extradition case against Julian Assange set for next year LONDON — A British court has set a date early next year for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to face a US extradition attempt over his role in revealing classified government and military information. The judge at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Fr...
2019-06-14 21:51

Startup Investment to Keep Soaring After Record Year Investment in closely held technology companies is set to keep rising after hitting a record last year, as more funds that have traditionally invested in public markets chase the returns being generated by startups, a new report shows....
2019-07-20 04:17

Near drowning of 2-year-old reported in Rita Ranch TUCSON – A 2-year-old was rescued after he was involved in a near drowning at a southeast side home Tuesday afternoon. According to officials, Tucson Fire Department received a report at around 3:30 p.m. about a 2-year-old falling into a spa in...
2019-06-12 04:17

12-year-old hospitalized after near drowning on south side TUCSON – A 12-year-old was rescued after Tucson Fire Department responded to a near drowning call near Park Avenue and Benson Highway Tuesday afternoon. According to TFD, the incident took place near the 1000 block of East Benson Highway. Offic...
2019-06-12 04:17

Bear injures 80-year-old woman in Slovenia LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Police in Slovenia say an 80-year-old woman has been slightly injured when a bear attacked her close to her home just south of the capital Ljubljana. In a statement, police said the woman has been hospitalized following the...
2019-06-22 15:51

Someday, an Arm Implant May Prevent H.I.V. Infection for a Year In preliminary tests, a matchstick-size rod containing a new drug offered promise as a shield against the virus. But a large clinical trial must still be done....
2019-07-23 17:51

Boeing 737 Max likely grounded until the end of the year after new problem emerges The latest holdup in the plane's troubled recertification process involves a chip failure that can cause the plane's nose to point downward....
2019-06-28 22:00

Prosecutors to appeal would-be bomber's 16-year sentence Federal prosecutors plan to appeal the 16-year prison sentence given to a man for trying to kill hundreds of people by detonating what he thought was a car bomb outside a crowded Chicago bar in 2012....
2019-06-20 04:34