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2019-08-19 15:50

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

Embattled Bank Stocks Lose Billions Investors continued their run on bank stocks, sending shares of some of America’s biggest financial institutions sharply lower following the latest sign of trouble ahead for the U.S. economy....
2019-08-14 22:51

Macy's tumbles as tourism slump hurts profits Shares in US department store chain Macy's have plunged after a decline in tourist shoppers helped dent sales and profits, while it also grapples with the prospect of new tariffs on Chinese goods....
2019-08-14 22:51

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

How the Invention of Spreadsheet Software Unleashed Wall Street on the World In 2010, a pair of researchers published a controversial economics paper. It was cited by UK politicians to justify austerity measures that sparked economic and employment crises, and anti-austerity protests—measures that the UN later called “punitiv...
2019-08-14 22:51

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

Misfit's New Vapor X Smartwatch Looks Very Promising The first Misfit Vapor was nearly vaporware. Its successor, the Vapor 2, tried to fix the original smartwatch’s issues but was ultimately hindered by an outdated processor. Today, Misfit launched its third stab at a smartwatch with the Vapor X—and at...
2019-08-14 22:51

| Restaurant is offering to pay someone R15k to eat bacon all day An opportunity to get paid around R14 500 just to eat bacon? Surely it's too good to be true? Nope! It seems the offer of American chain restaurant Farmer Boys, is on the up and up....
2019-08-14 23:17

Court schedules arguments over Arpaio’s pardon appeal PHOENIX (AP) — A court has scheduled arguments on Oct. 23 in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s appeal of a ruling that refused to erase his criminal record after he was pardoned by President Donald Trump. Arpaio was convicted of misdemeanor contempt ...
2019-08-14 23:17

Alexi Lalas Should Think Less Wouldn’t you know it! Alexi Lalas, the guy who said, “Damn right, I’m gonna stand,” and implied that players kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial inequality would be the same as a player wearing a MAGA hat during the national anthem,...
2019-08-14 23:17

Man Dies After Choking During Taco-Eating Contest At Minor League Baseball Game A Fresno man named Dana Hutchings died on Tuesday night after collapsing during a taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies game, according to a report from the Fresno Bee....
2019-08-14 23:17

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Minnesota Vikings Some people are fans of the Minnesota Vikings. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Minnesota Vikings. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
2019-08-14 23:17

Why Antonio Brown Needs His Helmet Antonio Brown is the most prolific wide receiver in football over the last eight seasons (or so), even while being a smaller and less imposing physical specimen than nearly every “No. 1” receiver in the NFL. How does he do it?...
2019-08-14 23:17

Sacred Games Season 2 - Our Spoiler-Free Review Sacred Games season 2 - releasing August 15 - marks the return of India's first Netflix original, which picks up where we left off with Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) and Ganesh Gaitonde......
2019-08-14 23:17

Adobe's August Patch Tackles Severe Bugs in Acrobat, Reader, Photoshop The Adobe August 2019 Security Patch also resolved over 34 vulnerabilities in Photoshop for Windows and macOS, and the list of flaws for Photoshop include out-of-bounds write, type of confusion, heap......
2019-08-14 23:17

Google, Facebook, Amazon to Testify in US Against French Digital Tax Google, Facebook, and Amazon.com are among the companies that will testify Monday at a US government hearing on the French government's digital services tax....
2019-08-14 23:17

Ookla: Early U.S. 5G is up to 7.5 times faster than 4G with Qualcomm’s X50 The maker of Speedtest tools for network testing says that it's seeing factor-controlled improvements in the 7.5 times range for 5G over 4G.Read More...
2019-08-14 23:51

Four top web hosting hacks to boost SEO Your web host has a major influence on SEO. Speed, or how quickly your website loads is the most important factor. When a user arrives at your website it needs to respond quickly – it feels more natural and it’s what we all expect these...
2019-08-14 23:51

The best Netflix series in the US (August 2019): fantastic Netflix shows Best Netflix Shows: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best shows and TV series you can stream on Netflix in the United States. These days Netflix plays host to some of the best TV shows on the planet, bar none. From originals like Strange...
2019-08-14 23:51

U.S. climate scientist removed from job to file whistleblower complaint A climate scientist for the Trump administration's health protection agency who was ordered by his agency to drop work on climate issues will file a whistleblower complaint this week with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel, his lawyers said on Wednes...
2019-08-14 23:51

U.S. House panel subpoenas website 8chan owner to testify as part of social media probe The U.S. House Homeland Security Committee said Wednesday it had subpoenaed online message board 8chan owner Jim Watkins to testify on Sept. 5 as part of its probe into countering extremist content on social media platforms....
2019-08-14 23:51

U.S.-British trade pact won't pass Congress if Good Friday deal harmed: Pelosi There is no chance the U.S. Congress would approve a planned U.S.-British trade deal if Britain's exit from the European Union undermines the landmark 1998 Good Friday peace agreement for Northern Ireland, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelos...
2019-08-14 23:51

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

Cisco drops on poor guidance, says China business dropped 25% Cisco beat in its key Infrastructure Platforms segment, but the company's guidance for the next quarter came in below the levels analysts were anticipating....
2019-08-15 00:17

Twitter is finally embracing change, and it seems to be working Twitter Product Lead Kayvon Beykpour on Tuesday said the company is being super intentional about delivering substantial changes to its product experience....
2019-08-15 00:17

'I'm the GM of the New York Yankees' — Watch cops pull guns on Brian Cashman The video shows New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman last Friday calmly exiting his car at a Darien, Connecticut, gas station, with his hands raised in the air, as the officer yells at the baseball executive to get out....
2019-08-15 00:17

Barty outguns Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday....
2019-08-15 00:17

Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win the Uefa Super Cup 2019 – as it happened Adrian saved Tammy Abraham’s spot-kick to ensure that Liverpool picked up another European trophy in Istanbul 10.59pm BST But it’s Jordan Henderson who lifts the Super Cup for Liverpool. Another trophy for them. They’re making a habit out of it under...
2019-08-15 00:17

Uncover gastronomic bliss in the Maldives Six Senses Laamu is passionate about wellbeing but it is also focused on food. Combine the two on a desert island with turquoise waters inhabited by dolphins and what do you get? Gastronomic bliss....
2019-08-15 00:51

Evacuation of village near explosion of nuclear cruise-missile engine called off Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) In the wake of an apparent explosion of the nuclear-powered engine of an experimental cruise missile, the Russian government has reportedly evacuated residents of a nearby village. According to local m...
2019-08-15 00:51

‘Palpable reduction’ in violence following Eid truce says Libya Mission, as UN investigates deadly bombing which left 3 staff dead A UN call for a humanitarian truce over this week’s Eid al-Adha religious holiday led to a “palpable reduction” of violence around the embattled capital of Tripoli, the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) said in a statement released on Wednesday....
2019-08-15 00:51

Marvel's next Stitcher podcast premieres fall 2019 Marvel and Stitcher have unveiled their next big podcast collaboration, and this one is aimed squarely at long-time fans. Their next project, Marvels, premieres in fall 2019 and will revisit the similarly titled 1994 story from Kurt Busiek and Alex....
2019-08-15 01:17

Microsoft says humans will still transcribe Cortana and Skype audio Just like seemingly every other major tech company with a voice assistant or voice chat service, it emerged that Microsoft contractors were listening to Skype and Cortana recordings. Apple, Google and Facebook have temporarily halted similar efforts,...
2019-08-15 01:17

Spectacular Bamboo Treehouse In Jungle Is Every Instagrammer's Dream Tucked away in the lush jungles of Indonesia is a treehouse that is every Instagrammer's dream. Crafted entirely out of locally-grown Asper bamboo, the Aura House sits on top of the Ayung River Gorge......
2019-08-15 01:17

Senate Democrats ask Trump to shift wall money to gun measures Two senior Senate Democrats on Wednesday asked President Donald Trump to withdraw his $5 billion request for border wall funding and use the money on initiatives to combat gun violence in the aftermath of back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio...
2019-08-15 01:17

Alibaba's Tsai nears deal to buy rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets: source Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is nearing a deal to buy the 51% stake he does not already own in the U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-08-15 01:17

Ohio State lands LeBron James’ ‘nephew’ Meechie Johnson LeBron James will have yet another reason to watch Ohio State. The Buckeyes landed four-star point guard Demetrius “Meechie” Johnson Jr. for their 2021 class this week, a rising junior whom LeBron refers to as his “nephew.” Jo...
2019-08-15 01:17

Carmelo Anthony playing pick-up with Nets players is just that Former Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has reportedly been working out with a host of Nets players in Los Angeles. But sources tell The Post that’s all it is, pick-up games with friends, and not a sign that Anthony is Brooklyn-bound. Anthony, who is a fr...
2019-08-15 01:17

Terry Rozier talks Knicks about-face and ‘great dude’ Kyrie Irving The Knicks whiffed on a Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving duo, watching the All-Stars head across town to Brooklyn in free agency. Turns out they even got Irving’s backup with the Celtics snatched out from under them, too. After thinking they had Terry Rozie...
2019-08-15 01:17

Pitching is Cubs’ biggest culprit in road woes It’s been one of the enduring mysteries of the 2019 baseball season. Why have the Chicago Cubs been so bad on the road? There’s a chance for bettors to ponder that conundrum Wednesday night, when the Cubs visit the Philadelphia Phillies in a national...
2019-08-15 01:17

Michael Porter Jr. leaks Adam Silver’s cell phone number on Snapchat There are social media mistakes. Then there’s this. Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. turned into a living “you’re not you when you’re hungry meme” when he accidentally leaked his boss Adam Silver’s personal cell phone number on Snapchat in a...
2019-08-15 01:17

ING survey ironically finds Austrians are skeptical of Bitcoin Austria, the land of Schnitzels and strudels, has seen confidence in cryptocurrency wane over the past year. According to an online survey conducted by ING, Austrians are most skeptical of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with only 13 percent of th...
2019-08-15 01:17

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

400-year-old Japanese temple puts faith in robot priest A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of religion.       ...
2019-08-15 01:51

Coach accuses Little League World Series team of ‘dishonorable,’ ‘disgusting’ sign stealing Rhode Island defeated New Hampshire to win the New England regional championship, but the New Hampshire coach wasn't pleased with his opponent's sportsmanship....
2019-08-15 01:51

Couple’s Suit Over Parental Leave Is New Challenge to Big Law Firm Jones Day is accused of unlawfully dismissing a lawyer who questioned a gender disparity in its policies, and underpaying his wife when she worked there....
2019-08-15 01:51

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

Audi e-tron crossover first EV to receive IIHS' highest safety rating The e-tron received "good" ratings in six "crashworthiness evaluations," a "superior" rating for front crash prevention and a "good" headlight rating, earning an overall Top Safety Pick Plus rating, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said....
2019-08-15 01:51

Anna Wintour expands title in Condé Nast reshuffling Anna Wintour’s already big job just got bigger. In a series of big changes at Condé Nast announced Wednesday, Wintour — the editor in chief of Vogue and artistic director of all the US — was also named “global content advisor” for the company’s inter...
2019-08-15 02:17

Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save • Liverpool 2-2 Chelsea aet: Liverpool win 5-4 on penalties• Adrián saves Tammy Abraham’s penalty after tight 120 minutesIt was 12.43am local time when the teams were finally prised apart. The players in red had set off on their victory run, all head...
2019-08-15 02:17

TV's Top Leading Man 2019: Vote in the Top 32 Ahoy mateys! It's time to vote in the second round of TV's Top Leading Man, where the top 32 contenders face off tournament-style in a quest to make it to the next round.......
2019-08-15 02:17

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

Diane von Furstenberg Flash Sale: Save 60% Off Now! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. As......
2019-08-15 02:17

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

Yolanda Hadid Dating CEO Joseph Jingoli: All the Details on Their 3-Month Romance New couple alert! Yolanda Hadid is dating Joseph Jingoli, E! News has learned. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum and her investor beau were spotted holding each other close in New......
2019-08-15 02:17

FAA bans certain models of MacBook Pros from flights following recent recall The FAA has banned some older-generaion MacBook Pro laptops that have been recalled by Apple because the batteries are prone to overheating.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Special-needs kids stranded at the airport for 13 hours; American Airlines apologizes Parents say American failed to notify them the cross-country flight carrying their special-needs children home from camp was delayed overnight.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Paris shuts down streets around Notre Dame to remove lead contamination left by fire Paris is closing streets around the Notre Dame cathedral for the rest of August in order to remove lead contamination caused by the April 15 fire.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Best place to get a milkshake in every state Whether you call them milkshakes or just shakes, here's where to get the best ice-cream dessert beverage in each state.       ...
2019-08-15 02:17

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau may have just confirmed the OnePlus 7T Pro 5G Recently, OnePlus has been releasing new flagship phones in the first half of the year, and an updated version of the phone in the back half of the year. It seemed possible that the release strategy would change with the addition of the Pro model thi...
2019-08-15 02:17

Apple issues statement on ‘locking’ third-party battery replacements It’s no secret that Apple has historically made it extremely challenging for iPhone owners to open up their devices and replace components, a stance which certainly explains the company’s affinity for pentalobe screws. From Apple’s ...
2019-08-15 02:17

Misfit’s Vapor X smartwatch is now available for $200 Misfit has launched its newest smartwatch as a follow-up to the Vapor 2, which packed in all the features you’d expect, like built-in GPS as well as a heart-rate sensor, but didn’t rely on the best processor. The brand’s new Vapor X...
2019-08-15 02:17

French prosecutors 'open kidnapping probe into Nora Quoirin disappearance' French prosecutors have reportedly opened an investigation for kidnapping after the disappearance of 15-year-old Nora Quoirin, whose body was found on Tuesday in a Malaysian jungle....
2019-08-15 02:17

Widow of Emiliano Sala plane crash pilot David Ibbotson says toxicology results a 'massive shock' The widow of pilot David Ibbotson who died in a plane crash over the English Channel alongside Emiliano Sala has said toxicology results showing "potentially fatal" levels of carbon monoxide in the footballer's blood came as a "massive shock"....
2019-08-15 02:17

The Mets’ plan as Jeff McNeil avoids total nightmare ATLANTA — The Mets have largely avoided lost playing time for their most significant pieces this season, but Wednesday the lineup took a substantial hit, if only for possibly the short term. Jeff McNeil was placed on the injured list with what the te...
2019-08-15 02:51

Dow plummets 800 points as recession worries intensify, bond market raises red flag Stocks fell after economic indicators from Germany and China renewed recession fears. And the 10-year bond yield fell below the 2-year.       ...
2019-08-15 02:51

Report: Uber spent $200K a year on balloons for staff anniversaries; stickers to be used instead To cut back on costs, Uber is cutting helium balloons, which cost the company over $200,000 a year, a report says.       ...
2019-08-15 02:51

Hellenistic Elite Found Buried on a Bronze Bed with Gold in Her Mouth Ancient tombs are fascinating finds, especially when they’re intact. They can provide us with clues on how a person died, social status, burial styles, and funerary rites.  ...
2019-08-15 02:51

The Trump Administration’s Changes to the Endangered Species Act Risks Pushing More Species to Extinction The U.S. federal law that once saved the bald eagle from extinction is facing a new set of rollbacks by the Trump Administration, worrying conservation scientists about the future of at-risk species. Signed into law in 1973 by President Richard Nixo...
2019-08-15 02:51

Tariffs, China sales weigh on Cisco outlook, shares slide Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday that impending U.S. tariffs and Chinese customers shunning the networking company's gear were weighing on its business, and it forecast sales and profit below Wall Street targets....
2019-08-15 02:51

FCC chairman circulates order to approve Sprint, T-Mobile tie-up U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday circulated a draft order that would grant approval to the $26 billion tie-up of T-Mobile Us Inc and Sprint Corp....
2019-08-15 02:51

China's Tencent cautious after surge in quarterly profit China's Tencent Holdings , the world's largest gaming company by revenue, warned on Wednesday of a difficult economic environment even as it reported a better-than-expected 35% jump in quarterly profit....
2019-08-15 02:51

Russia's Mail.Ru eyes pre-installing software on Huawei devices Russian internet group Mail.Ru is in talks with China's Huawei about the possibility of having its software pre-installed on the Chinese tech giant's devices, Mail.Ru told Reuters....
2019-08-15 02:51

|NamibiafollowsSouthAfricaratecuttoboostshrinkingeconomy Namibia’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in two years as it seeks to boost the economy and maintain its currency’s peg to the South African rand....
2019-08-15 02:51

|McebisiJonas:'SouthAfricaisn'tfarfromchaosortheIMF' Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas believes South Africa isn't far removed from chaos and that there exists a "historic opportunity" for the government to effect drastic and necessary structural changes to the economy and the country....
2019-08-15 02:51

Jimmy Eat World drummer calls out Third Eye Blind's 'creepy' Stephan Jenkins after tour If you wondering how Jimmy Eat World enjoyed that co-headlining tour with Third Eye Blind, may we suggest their drummer Zach Lind's Twitter feed?        ...
2019-08-15 02:51

Australia's Orocobre invests in Advantage Lithium Corp placement Australian miner Orocobre Ltd on Thursday said it has agreed to invest C$1.5 million ($1.1 million) in Advantage Lithium Corp through a private placement by the Canadian firm....
2019-08-15 03:17

Alibaba's Tsai nears deal to buy rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets - source Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is nearing a deal to buy the 51% stake he does not already own in the U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-08-15 03:17

Cisco's Outlook Dampened by China Slowdown, Trade Dispute Cisco Systems reported stronger revenue in its latest quarter but projected disappointing growth this quarter on lower spending from some customers and weakness in China....
2019-08-15 03:17

Microsoft: Cloud gaming is “inevitable” but “years” from mainstream Enlarge / Project xCloud running Gears of War 4 at an E3 Microsoft Theater demonstration. With the planned 2019 launch of Project Xcloud, Microsoft isn't ignoring the game industry's current mania for streaming gaming. But in a recent interview wi...
2019-08-15 03:17

Alabama law to crack down on false service-animal claims: report Alabama residents who falsely claim their pet is a service animal will face criminal charges under a new law set to take effect next month, according to a report....
2019-08-15 03:51

'Orgy Island' to airplanes, Epstein's assets are up for grabs While many questions remain about disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein's worth – how he made his money, and what happens to his assets with his death – details are emerging about his assets, and where the alleged underage sex-trafficking operation too...
2019-08-15 03:51

Court Stays JNU Inquiry Against Teachers For Participating In Protest The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the inquiry initiated by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) against its 45 faculty members for allegedly participating in a protest march in July last year....
2019-08-15 03:51

918 Maharashtra Rickshaw Drivers Lose Licenses For Refusing Commuters In a first, the Maharashtra transport department revoked licenses of 918 auto-rickshaw drivers in Mumbai and neighbouring Thane city for refusing fare, an official said on Wednesday....
2019-08-15 03:51

Neeraj Shekhar Files Rajya Sabha Bypoll Nomination As BJP Candidate Neeraj Shekhar, son of former prime minister Chandra Shekhar, on Wednesday filed his nomination papers as the BJP candidate for the Rajya Sabha bypoll from Uttar Pradesh....
2019-08-15 03:51

"Kashmir Move Will Help Its People": President In Independence Day Speech A week after issuing an order revoking the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the constitution, President Ram Nath Kovind today said that the decisionwill ensure......
2019-08-15 03:51

Experience, training, insurance could be required on Everest A committee is recommending Nepal require would-be climbers to have experience climbing tall peaks, proper training, good health and rescue insurance to obtain a permit for Mount Everest...
2019-08-15 04:17

FBI 'indifferent' to possible China hack of Hillary Clinton's server, as State Department fought to protect her, interviews suggest Interviews with intelligence community officials have revealed that senior FBI leaders "seemed indifferent to evidence of a possible intrusion by a foreign adversary" into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s non-government server, and that St...
2019-08-15 04:17

Buttigieg reportedly helped create a phone tree to alert families about ICE raids South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg reportedly helped create an alert system that would notify families if Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raided his residents' homes or businesses....
2019-08-15 04:17

Fishing industry given say in federal research on Atlantic seals, fish The work is meant to ensure management decisions for seals and sea lions are made with the best available science, in order to sustain "healthy and productive" ecosystems....
2019-08-15 04:17

"We Die Together": Man Sent Woman 10,000 Texts In 12 Days, Say Police A Florida man was extradited from Georgia this week after allegedly sending 10,000 text messages to a female acquaintance in a 12-day period, including some that police say were sexually explicit,......
2019-08-15 04:51

6 Policemen Wounded In Philadelphia Shooting Six police officers were wounded in a shooting in the US city of Philadelphia on Wednesday after reportedly responding to drug activity, a department spokesman said....
2019-08-15 04:51

Justin Trudeau Says He Takes Responsibility For Ethics Breach Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday acknowledged ethics breaches highlighted by an investigation that found he arm-twisted his attorney general to settle a criminal case...
2019-08-15 04:51

US Congressman Asks If Humans Would Have Survived Without Rape, Incest Controversial Republican congressman Steve King set off yet another firestorm on Wednesday when he questioned whether the world's human population would exist if rape and incest did not occur......
2019-08-15 04:51

Brown faces lawsuit over unpaid $38K chef's bill Raiders receiver Antonio Brown is facing a civil lawsuit that alleges that he failed to pay a chef's bill of nearly $40,000 during Pro Bowl festivities in 2018....
2019-08-15 04:51

Source: Lue near deal to join Clippers' staff Former Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is close to a deal to reunite with Doc Rivers as a top assistant on the Clippers' staff, a source confirmed to ESPN....
2019-08-15 04:51

Which of MLB's three superteams is the one to beat in October? The Astros, Dodgers and Yankees have separated themselves from the rest of MLB. Which is the best bet to win it all, and can anyone stop the superteam trio?...
2019-08-15 04:51

Amazon rounds up a bunch of fresh-faced, beautiful peasants to star in its Wheel Of Time show Although it hasn’t gotten nearly as much attention as the streaming service’s billion-dollar plan to dip into the world of The Lord Of The Rings, Amazon’s adaptation of Robert Jordan’s Wheel Of Time series has been steadily building up its “Hey, I’m ...
2019-08-15 04:51

Idris Elba figures they can probably bring him back for Thor 4 somehow, right? Idris Elba has not had an especially great time during his tenure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; despite being a talented and charismatic actor, he got saddled early on with playing one of the dullest characters in one of the (until recently) dull...
2019-08-15 04:51

Good luck finding a new Brat Pack for your St. Elmo's Fire remake, NBC Sure, the Euphoria cast smolders and the Booksmart kids have charisma for days, but are they getting cute nicknames from the New York Times? Until they do, the Brat Pack’s sparkling shadow will inevitably drift across any hot, rambunctious ensemble, ...
2019-08-15 04:51

Magic Johnson celebrates 60th birthday with, what else, a list of his 60 favorite TV shows As mere mortals, we can only imagine that when you’re a retired sports legend you have some time on your hands. How to fill the hours, stretching ahead of you like an all-day sucker? You watch a lot of TV, apparently....
2019-08-15 04:51

Invader Zim Creator Jhonen Vasquez Discusses Alien Daddy Issues and Turning Misanthropy Into Art When Invader Zim first began airing on Nickelodeon back in 2001, there really wasn’t anything quite like it in the animation space, particularly when it came to series squarely aimed at a younger audience....
2019-08-15 04:51

Sony developing Searching sequel that probably won't star John Cho, sorry With a clever take on the “screen life” sub-genre (it’s like your computer screen, but a movie) and the crazy likability of leading man John Cho, Searching was one of last year’s biggest little hits. And like Unfriended before it, Searching will have...
2019-08-15 04:51

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

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

These Four Candidates Are Scrambling to Make the Cut for the Next Democratic Debate Julián Castro, Tulsi Gabbard, Kirsten Gillibrand and Tom Steyer are getting closer to qualifying, and they’re urgently seeking supporters who can help them earn a spot onstage....
2019-08-15 04:51

Inside City Winery’s crushing relocation: ‘It’s unfortunate, but it’s life’ David Lecomte is the only professional winemaker currently crushing grapes commercially in Manhattan. And this summer was a particularly moving experience for the 47-year-old Frenchman. That’s because his place of business, City Winery on Varick Stre...
2019-08-15 05:17

Welcome to the world of wildly colorful, patterned home decor In design today, more is more. Despite a decade-long — and seemingly never-ending — craze for pared-down midcentury modern pieces, the maximalist approach to decor has been creeping back into fashion. Take Drew Barrymore’s new line for children’s roo...
2019-08-15 05:17

Disconnecting from tech causes withdrawal symptoms: study Going off the grid is good for the soul — if you can survive the withdrawal symptoms. A new study looked at the emotional roller coaster of “digital detox” vacations, an increasingly trendy style of travel where people leave their p...
2019-08-15 05:17

Where'd You Go, Bernadette review – Cate Blanchett is lost in drab drama The Oscar winner stumbles in Richard Linklater’s much-delayed adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestseller about a woman in need of an escapeWhere’d the buzz for Where’d You Go, Bernadette go? Why is a film based on screenwriter turned author Maria Semple...
2019-08-15 05:17

Woman accused of hacking Capital One also stole data from 30 other companies, prosecutors say Paige A. Thompson is likely to face new charges related to the additional alleged data thefts, prosecutors said in the motion filed in federal court in Washington state....
2019-08-15 05:17

Liverpool's Adrian: Super Cup caps a crazy week "Liverpool goalkeeper, Adrian was left to reflect on a whirlwind few weeks after his penalty shoot-out heroics saw Jurgen Klopp\u0027s men defeat Chelsea to lift the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul."...
2019-08-15 05:17

Alex Rodriguez posts happy photo with Jennifer Lopez and kids after reported car burglary After Alex Rodriguez's car was reportedly burglarized, he emphasized on Instagram that his family with Jennifer Lopez is his top priority.        ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Andy Dick says he was punched: Police arrest man in attack on the comedian After Andy Dick said he was punched outside of a nightclub, police have made an arrest on suspicion of second-degree battery and simple battery.        ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Microplastics Are Blowing Into the Pristine Arctic In snow samples collected across the Arctic and Europe, researchers find tens of thousands of microplastic particles per liter of snow—even in remote areas....
2019-08-15 05:51

Realmuto, Harper lead Phillies over Hamels, Cubs 11-1 J.T. Realmuto hit a grand slam, Bryce Harper went deep twice and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Charlie Manuel's first game as hitting coach, ruining Cole Hamels' return home       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

New Zealanders warned about the consumption of 'sexy pavement lichen' A common species of urban lichen is being promoted as a natural alternative to Viagra, much to the concern of scientistsBotanists in New Zealand are warning the public not to consume lichen growing on footpaths and shady rocks throughout the country,...
2019-08-15 05:51

Russia cancels town evacuation amid radiation surge Russian officials Wednesday canceled a planned evacuation of a village that was near nuclear materials that exploded last week in the northern region of Arkhangelsk, despite a spike in radiation....
2019-08-15 05:51

Teen apparently tweets from smart fridge after mom bans electronics How cool is this kid? A teenage Ariana Grande superfan with tens of thousands of Twitter followers had all of her electronics confiscated by her mother — so she turned to an Internet-connected “smart fridge” to send her notes. The girl, who tweets Gr...
2019-08-15 06:17

After criticism over lack of warnings, California's earthquake alert app gets an upgrade The first smartphone app in the country designed to alert the public before an earthquake has lowered the warning threshold across Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says....
2019-08-15 06:17

Bad economic news raises political risks for Trump President Donald Trump enjoyed a brief stock market bounce after deciding to delay his threatened tariffs on Chinese-made cell phones and toys, but Wednesday's very bad day for the US stock market underscored the grim economic reality facing the Pres...
2019-08-15 06:17

Pete Buttigieg slams Trump administration over Cuccinelli comments South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg criticized the Trump administration for missing "the point" after the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Director made tweaks to the famous poem on the State of Liberty and said it was...
2019-08-15 06:17

The 28 most egregious lines from Donald Trump's Pennsylvania speech On Tuesday President Donald Trump took a break from his summer vacation in New Jersey to deliver remarks on energy in Pennsylvania. The speech was billed as an official White House event, but the actual address was the stuff of a Trump campaign rally...
2019-08-15 06:17

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Sets Sail on Zero-Carbon Journey Across the Atlantic (PLYMOUTH, England) — Eco-activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from the English coastline for New York as part of her campaign to pressure politicians to put climate change at the top of their agendas. The Malizia II caught the wind mid-afterno...
2019-08-15 06:51

Mexico's top court demands regulation on medical marijuana after long delays Mexico's supreme court ordered the health ministry on Wednesday to issue regulation within six months on medical marijuana use, saying its failure to do so after legalization in 2017 had put rights at risk for patients, including children....
2019-08-15 06:51

Adam Gase thinks Jets receivers have a little bit of everything ATLANTA — Adam Gase sounded like he was getting ready to take on the Hawks — and not the Falcons — when talking about his wide receiver corps this week. “Well, the way I look at it is, we want with all the different skill guys, you want five differen...
2019-08-15 06:51

How the Nets will be different with future owner Joe Tsai Now that Joe Tsai, the Nets’ minority owner, is closing in on his purchase of Barclays Center, that opens the door to accelerating his takeover of the rest of the team. But what does that mean for fans? Once Tsai completes the deal for the team, wort...
2019-08-15 06:51

Antonio Brown faces $40K suit over chef’s wild allegations Antonio Brown’s rough preseason continues. The Raiders’ mercurial star wide receiver is the subject of a civil lawsuit filed by Stefano Tedeschi, also known as “The Sports Chef,” who alleges Brown didn’t pay a $38,521.20...
2019-08-15 06:51

The Mets’ plan after avoiding total Jeff McNeil nightmare ATLANTA — The Mets have largely avoided lost playing time for their most significant pieces this season, but Wednesday the lineup took a substantial hit, if only for possibly the short term. Jeff McNeil was placed on the injured list with what the te...
2019-08-15 06:51

"I Didn't Announce Anything": Gayle Dismisses Retirement Speculations Chris Gayle donned a special No.301 jersey and shared high fives with Indian cricketers after his dismissal in the third ODI, raising speculations about his retirement....
2019-08-15 07:17

Thousands attend memorial for El Paso shooting victims Thousands of people streamed into the baseball stadium in downtown El Paso with a capacity of 10,000. With some sections blocked off it could hold 8,000 people Wednesday....
2019-08-15 07:17

Relationship Goals: John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Have Both Had Their Consciousness Uploaded Into The Same Smart Fridge If you weren’t already cursing yourself for not having a perfect relationship like Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, you’re going to start after reading this. The greatest couple in the history of couples just somehow found a way to make their perfect ...
2019-08-15 07:17

Huawei employees reportedly caught helping African governments spy on opposition Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain in place. The Chinese consumer electronics giant is under scrutiny again, this time over a Wall Stree...
2019-08-15 07:51

Scaramucci accuses Trump of ‘mentally declining,’ which the White House says is ‘ridiculous’ Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci and current press secretary Stephanie Grisham appeared back to back on the same news show....
2019-08-15 07:51

Somerville, N.J.: A Walkable Suburban Alternative A decade ago, there may not have been much to see in this Somerset County borough. But a building boom and downtown revitalization have changed that....
2019-08-15 07:51

Sealife encounters around the world: readers’ travel tips Colourful rockpools, the sight of orcas hunting under the aurora borealis and huge skies full of sea birds have left our tipsters in awe at the wonders of the marine worldThis May, my boyfriend and I took a boat trip to the Farne Islands, off the coa...
2019-08-15 08:17

Non-Cash ATM Transactions Won't Attract Charges Now: 10 Things To Know The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks not to treat failed transactions at ATMs or non-cash withdrawal transactions such as balance enquiries or cheque book requests as part of "five free......
2019-08-15 08:17

Explainer: What next for jailed ex-Vatican treasurer George Pell? An Australian court said on Thursday that it will rule on an appeal by jailed former Vatican treasurer George Pell against child sex offences on Aug 21....
2019-08-15 08:17

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

New McLaren GT Special Operations showcase heading to Pebble Beach Bespoke division's architecture-inspired styling modifications to latest McLaren include unique paint and interior trim McLaren has unveiled a series of personalisation options open to buyers of its new GT through its in-house Special Operations d...
2019-08-15 08:17

How to cut the cost of a data breach IBM's Wendi Whitmore explains why a data breach isn't a one-time cost and recommends cost-saving tips, which include having access to an incident response team....
2019-08-16 12:34

'Hey Google' to help you set reminders for everyone in the family A new update for the Google Assistant allows users to set reminders for others in their Google contacts. Reminders can be set by time or location.       ...
2019-08-16 12:34

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

Want to travel to space? Virgin Galactic unveils ‘Spaceport America’ mission control Billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is unveiling its mission control for space tourism: Spaceport America.       ...
2019-08-16 12:34

Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they've been implemented and want to keep national pharmacare in Canada from becoming a partisan issue....
2019-08-16 12:34

Tiger Woods breaks par, but he's six shots back at BMW Championship Tiger Woods put his signature to pedestrian 1-under-par 71 on day when nearly half the field at BMW Championship was speeding along in the 60s.        ...
2019-08-16 12:34

Thomas turns it around and shares lead at Medinah Justin Thomas turns it around quick with share of course record at Medinah and share of BMW Championship lead with Jason Kokrak        ...
2019-08-16 12:34

Bosch's Indian Unit Begins Restructuring As Auto Sector Slowdown Bites India-listed manufacturer Bosch Ltd said on Tuesday it had begun restructuring parts of its business in light of a deepening slowdown in the country's automotive industry, as the German car parts......
2019-08-16 12:34

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

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

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, says John McIIroy...
2019-08-16 12:34

North Korea Says It Has No Plans to Restart Talks With Seoul (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Friday bluntly criticized South Korean President Moon Jae-in for continuing to hold military exercises with the U.S. and over his rosy comments on inter-Korean diplomacy, and said Pyongyang has no current p...
2019-08-16 12:34

The Hottest July, How Climate Change is Breaking Temperature Records in 2019 July 2019 was the hottest July and the hottest month on record globally since temperature records began in a year of many record-breaking temperatures as heat waves hit many parts of the world. This trend of high temperatures and heatwaves looks set ...
2019-08-16 12:34

Russian Airliner Lands Safely After Both Engines Fail – Drawing ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Comparisons (MOSCOW) — A Russian pilot was being hailed as a hero Thursday for safely landing his passenger jet in a corn field after it collided with a flock of gulls seconds after takeoff, causing both engines to malfunction. While dozens of people on th...
2019-08-16 12:34

Israel Bans Reps. Omar and Tlaib From Entry Over Support for Boycotts (JERUSALEM) — Israel said Thursday that it will bar two Democratic congresswomen from entering the country ahead of a planned visit over their support for a Palestinian-led boycott movement, a decision announced shortly after President Donald T...
2019-08-16 12:34

| All Blacks skipper 'prickly' on eve of crunch Wallabies Test All Blacks captain Kieran Read warned he's in a "prickly" mood as he demanded an improvement in discipline and defence for the Bledisloe Cup decider against Australia....
2019-08-16 13:00

60 second interview: Felix Alvarado Paul Wheeler talks to Felix Alvarado, a world champion who rose up from poverty The post 60 second interview: Felix Alvarado appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-16 13:00

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for August 31 The post Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights ...
2019-08-16 13:00

‘Callum Smith is a harder fight than Golovkin or Canelo’ Billy Joe Saunders compares Callum Smith to Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez The post ‘Callum Smith is a harder fight than Golovkin or Canelo’ appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-16 13:00

'We still need to be seen': behind the rise of black punk culture Amid increased backlash to the business of Afropunk, a host of collectives, festivals and artists of color have continued the punk resistance elsewhereIn the summer of 2001, a young first-time film-maker traveled across the US, shooting a documentary...
2019-08-16 13:00

What is happening in Kashmir? The best books to help understand With Kashmir under lockdown, Preti Taneja chooses books that explore the history of the most militarised region in the worldSeventy years after partition, the annexation of Kashmir by India is the endgame of Devraj, the Hindu nationalist businessman ...
2019-08-16 13:00

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures Woodstock’s co-founder Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
2019-08-16 13:00

Canalys: Wearables have a $200-$399 sweet spot, led by Apple Watch The North American market for wearables is now largely focused on devices in the $200 to $399 price range, with high-end watches dropping in shipments.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Esports market growth depends on the 3 ‘Ps’ With an emphasis on personalization, prizes, and participation, esports can provide experiences unlike anything the video game industry has seen before.Read More...
2019-08-16 13:00

Luxury automakers from Bugatti to Pagani to debut new cars at Pebble Beach More than a dozen different luxury brands, including Acura, BMW, Bugatti, Mercedes-Benz and Pininfarina, are showing off their latest concept and production models at Pebble Beach car week, many of them making their world debuts....
2019-08-16 13:00

Luckin Coffee CFO: Trade war with US will hit Chinese consumer confidence 'at some point' The chief financial officer of Luckin Coffee — Starbucks' challenger for the Chinese coffee market — said Thursday that the trade war will hit consumer confidence....
2019-08-16 13:00

Coach-owner Tapestry shares tumble as its sales and forecast disappoint Tapestry forecast a surprise fall in first-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday, as the high-end fashion house struggles with sluggish demand for its Kate Spade handbags, sending its shares down 6%....
2019-08-16 13:00

Did You Have an Iconic Wedding Date? Did you get married on a day that aligned perfectly with your zodiac sign? Or did your nuptials coincide with an important day in history? If you got married on a fortuitous or iconic date, we want to hear from you....
2019-08-16 13:00

Facebook pivots privacy failings into pop-up cafes Facebook is fighting back against the perception that it doesn't care about protecting user data, confirming that it will open a number of pop-up cafes where visitors can get privacy check-ups....
2019-08-16 13:00

Facebook told staff but not users about single sign-on risks, says court filing Plaintiffs in a court case against Facebook have argued that the social network knew about the security risks that lead to a major hack in 2018 but did not warn their users about them....
2019-08-16 13:00

Cops put a stop to Amazon's 30-cent 'Mrs. Maisel' gas promo Promotions for streaming shows have been known to backfire, but Amazon might not be complaining too loudly about this incident. Santa Monica police made Amazon suspend a one-day Marvelous Mrs. Maisel promotion that charged people 30 cents for gas at...
2019-08-16 13:00

Bluetooth inspection app sniffs out card skimmers at gas pumps Gas stations are prime targets for credit card skimmers. A new app developed by scientists at the University of California San Diego can help law enforcement catch thieves before they take off with your card data. Known as Bluetana, the app works by....
2019-08-16 13:00

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

Treasury to Sell $94 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department next week will auction $94 billion in securities, ranging from 13-week bills to 30-year Treasury inflation-protected securities....
2019-08-16 13:34

Subha Barry on Getting Women Interested in Stocks and Bonds Subha Barry, an ex-financial adviser at Merrill Lynch, says women often abdicate investment decisions to their spouse. But she contends “women are almost naturals at managing money” in the latest WSJ’s Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast....
2019-08-16 13:34

Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death in charity scam FRIEDENS, Pa. — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family. State police on Thursday charged Geoffrey and Kaycee Lang with theft by deception, theft...
2019-08-16 13:34

Man interested in committing mass shooting arrested in Connecticut NORWALK, Conn. — Authorities say they’ve arrested a Connecticut man interested in committing a mass shooting and seized weapons and ammunition from his home. Norwalk and FBI officials say 22-year-old Brandon Wagshol was charged Thursday with illegal ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Hero 12-year-old recuses toddler locked in hot car A 12-year-old boy in Oklahoma is being hailed a hero for rescuing a 2-year-old boy locked in a hot car on a hot summer day. Ben Theriot, the Good Samaritan, came to the rescue with a ratchet strap from his mother’s car. “I started hitting the side wi...
2019-08-16 13:34

Death row inmate eats cheesesteak, quotes Bible before being electrocuted A Tennessee inmate convicted of the 1986 murders of a mother and her 15-year-old daughter was executed on Thursday night — marking the third time the state has used the electric chair since November. Stephen Michael West, 56, who maintained his...
2019-08-16 13:34

Russian jet flies into flock of birds, crash-lands in cornfield A Russian passenger jet crash-landed in a cornfield outside of Moscow’s Zhukovsky airport on Thursday — injuring more than 70 people, including 10 children and a pregnant woman — following a mid-air collision with a flock of birds, ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Hilda, A 2000-Year-Old Scottish Female Druid, Rises From The Grave A Scottish student using a rare Celtic female druid’s skull has recreated her head and face in a 3D wax model.  ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Here’s what might have happened if the X-Men were in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Now that Disney owns Fox, and thus has control of the X-Men and Fantastic Four characters once again, it’s only a matter of time before we see those characters join the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sadly, all those legendary comic book creations ...
2019-08-16 13:34

Conor McGregor is spending his retirement beating up old men in bars Conor McGregor, former two-division UFC champion and noted hater of mass transit, “retired” from the sport of MMA back in March of this year. It was the second time he had retired, as well as the second time he had retired via Twitter. Ev...
2019-08-16 13:34

Dow rises 99 points led by Walmart, rebounding from worst day of 2019 Stocks rose Thursday as Walmart's earnings and strong retail sales print led investors to believe the consumer could help the U.S. avoid a recession....
2019-08-16 13:34

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

How ‘bridezilla’ became this summer’s biggest sexist slur They tell bridesmaids to lose weight, force fiances into second jobs – and one reportedly asked a friend to have an abortion. Bridezilla stories are tabloid catnip, but what do they tell us?It is wedding season, and as surely as an Ed Sheeran-soundtr...
2019-08-16 13:34

Tell us: how have you reused your wedding dress? We want to hear if you opted for a non-traditional dress, or if you’ve repurposed it so you could wear it againWorn for the big day, gone tomorrow – for many people a wedding dress will be the single most expensive item of clothing they ever buy. It ...
2019-08-16 13:34

I've Driven Base Models All My Life And I Need Something Nicer! What Car Should I Buy? Brandon lives in Indiana and has owned only base model cars. He wants to treat himself to something a bit nicer. He needs to rack up high mileage and has up to twenty grand to spend on a quality used commuter car with some upgrades. What car should h...
2019-08-16 13:34

This Bubble Era Supercharged Convertible Is Everything Subarus Aren't The most iconic Subarus are turbocharged rally monsters or low-key all-wheel-drive wagons. The Subaru Vivio GX-T, complete with a three-part convertible Multi-Top, is none of those things, and all the more wonderful because of it....
2019-08-16 13:34

Rossi: Yamaha working harder since MotoGP summer break Valentino Rossi feels that "something moved" within the Yamaha MotoGP team during the summer break in its bid to close the gap to its rival manufacturers...
2019-08-16 13:34

Video: How do Bottas and Ocon compare for Mercedes F1 seat in 2020? Mercedes faces a titanic decision ahead of 2020, with Toto Wolff and his squad needing to decide between Valtteri Bottas and Esteban Ocon to pair with Lewis Hamilton next season...
2019-08-16 13:34

BMW boss: DTM teams "underestimated" 2019 engine integration BMW motorsport boss Jens Marquardt believes the DTM's manufacturers "underestimated" the "major job" of integrating the Class One engines into the 2019 cars...
2019-08-16 13:34

'Shooting,' 'Bomb,' 'Trump': Advertisers Blacklist News Stories Online Companies are increasingly insisting their ads do not appear near articles or videos that contain any of a long list of words. The blacklists are becoming more sophisticated, specific and extensive. Publishers worry about the revenue hit....
2019-08-16 13:34

These houses with water slides certainly make a splash This summer may be mild, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting wet and wild. Three on-the-market homes in the tri-state area include thrilling water slides for their new owners to ride. No, not those flimsy blue plastic ones: These over-the-top ch...
2019-08-16 14:00

Cheap hostels could make an NYC comeback Backpackers rejoice. There might soon be a cheap bunk bed waiting for you in New York City. After a nearly decadelong ban, a new bill could soon legalize hostels in the city. Councilman Mark Gjonaj and Councilwoman Margaret Chin introduced a bill thi...
2019-08-16 14:00

Rockwell Collins tapped for E-2D Hawkeye trainer systems The U.S. Navy awarded a $31 million contract to Rockwell Collins for an E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training System III Weapons System Trainer and an aircrew procedures trainer....
2019-08-16 14:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your draft or later....
2019-08-16 14:00

Spoon, with greatest hits album in tow: ‘It’s the real deal’ Anyone who’s ever made a mix for a friend knows how hard it is to distill your favorite band’s output down to a bite-sized 10 songs or so. Spoon faced the same predicament when it came time to compile “Everything Hits at Once,”...
2019-08-16 14:00

‘Bernadette’ star Emma Nelson: My mom totally dissed Cate Blanchett Emma Nelson, the newcomer at the center of Richard Linklater’s latest film, “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” didn’t have the ideal introduction to her A-list co-star, Cate Blanchett. As Nelson, now 15 years old, was sitting in the waiting area to be cal...
2019-08-16 14:00

Meet Jennifer Marshall, the actress who’s also a private eye If you ask Jennifer Marshall about her day job, you’ll likely get a few different answers. In addition to hosting The CW’s new docuseries “Mysteries Decoded,” Marshall, an LA-based private eye, is also a part-time actress with credits including roles...
2019-08-16 14:00

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

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

Dwayne Haskins impresses for Washington Redskins; Jay Gruden not ready to name starter yet Washington Redskins rookie Dwayne Haskins bounced back in his second preseason game, but Jay Gruden wasn’t ready to make a call on his starting QB.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

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

Alabama fan who killed Auburn trees not paying up The Alabama fan who pleaded guilty to poisoning oak trees at Auburn University's Toomer's Corner has not been making court-ordered payments.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Cincinnati's Luke Fickell fires back at Jim Harbaugh over James Hudson transfer situation Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell responded to Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh, who had said, “Michigan did not block the waiver" for James Hudson.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Ruben Tejada back with Mets years after landmark injury Ruben Tejada is back with the Mets, but he's here because the Mets suffered a devastating loss in Jeff McNeil.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

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

The top 10 most ridiculous names of sporting events and tournaments Add another interesting name to the bowl game lineup. Tropical Smoothie Cafe is new title sponsor of Frisco Bowl. We rank the top 10 craziest names.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

EA Sports NCAA football game is long gone, but college players want it back EA Sports NCAA Football has been gone for more than six years but college football players across Tennessee are still clamoring for its return.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Group of Five preseason power rankings have Central Florida and Army leading way The final installment of our college football power rankings looks at the best schools in the Group of Five, including UCF and Army       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

What if there was no big bang and we live in an ever-cycling universe? There is no good evidence that our universe even had a beginning, a startling proposition that means the cosmos could collapse in about 100 billion years...
2019-08-16 14:34

"Nobody Is Not Afraid": Chernobyl Pilot Recalls His Fear 33 Years Ago More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl's nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world's worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub......
2019-08-16 14:34

China Intervention Not Needed: Hong Kong Police On Pro-Democracy Protests Hong Kong's police are confident they have the resources to continue battling pro-democracy protesters, even if violence escalates further, pouring cold water on concerns that the authoritarian......
2019-08-16 14:34

Trump Asks Advisors If It's Possible For US To Acquire Greenland: Report President Donald Trump hasn't forgotten his old job -- the world's most-famous real estate developer says he wants the US to acquire the world's biggest island, according to a report....
2019-08-16 14:34

This 12-egg omelette is a breakfast for champions Beth's Cafe in Seattle makes giant 12-egg omelettes that you can conquer alone or with friends. It has six omelettes to choose from, but the most famous is the Triple Bypass, which comes with Swiss cheese, American cheese, bacon, sausage, and ham, an...
2019-08-16 14:34

Trump has 'repeatedly expressed interest' in buying Greenland for the US Associated Press President Donald Trump is interested in buying Greenland for the US, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Greenland, an autonomous territory of Denmark, is in an important geopolitical territory and the site of the U...
2019-08-16 14:34

The companies disrupting the payments industry in major markets through digital This is a preview of the Global Payments Landscape report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Noncash payments are on the rise worldwide. As new players emerge to capitalize on consumer appetite for di...
2019-08-16 14:34

Take a look inside a glittering, $16 million penthouse in the hottest new San Francisco neighborhood that Facebook, Google, and Salesforce call home Katie Canales/Business Insider A new luxury apartment property spanning 56 floors in a glass high-rise in San Francisco is one of the newest additions to the city's skyline. The Avery sits in San Francisco's East Cut neighborhood, an area of the cit...
2019-08-16 14:34

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez laid out all the problems and weaknesses she sees in the Democratic Party YouTube Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told "Pod Save America" that congressional Democrats suffer from weak "internal communication." Ocasio-Cortez also said Democrats could benefit from having a more unified message moving forward as she...
2019-08-16 14:34

Climate change experts agree on the last place they'd invest for the future: waterfront property Sean Pavone/Shutterstock When Business Insider spoke to three climate scientists about their retirement plans, it quickly became clear where they wouldn't invest: waterfront property. They said they probably wouldn't buy waterfront property, and cit...
2019-08-16 14:34

STAR Market tech board offers hope to Chinese venture capitalists When Chinese venture capital firm New Vision Capital invested in two startups focusing on cloud computing and micro-optics, the plan was to eventually take them public on the Nasdaq exchange....
2019-08-16 14:34

Nvidia revenue tops expectations on strength in video gaming, auto units Nvidia Corp on Thursday said new high-end graphics chips for video gamers was bringing its core business back to "normalized" levels and raising profitability, as the company posted quarterly results ahead of Wall Street targets, sending shares up 5%...
2019-08-16 14:34

These robo-shorts are the precursor to a true soft exoskeleton When someone says “robotic exoskeleton,” the power loaders from Aliens are what come to mind for most people (or at least me), but the real things will be much different: softer, smarter and used for much more ordinary tasks. The latest s...
2019-08-16 14:34

The New Soundboks is a massive, pro-level, battery-powered Bluetooth speaker The New Soundboks is impressive. It has everything: a sturdy housing, Bluetooth, large battery, XLR-inputs and several methods to connect multiple Soundboks. Indoor or out, the New Soundboks sounds great. The Soundboks isn’t shy. It’s an extrovert. T...
2019-08-16 14:34

Danny Masterson, Church of Scientology sued for conspiracy to cover up sexual assaults "Once her lawsuit is thrown out, I intend to sue her and the others who jumped on the bandwagon for the damage they caused me and my family," Masterson said....
2019-08-16 14:34

Puerto Rico had three governors in a week. Now what? Puerto Rico's political turmoil culminated with a stretch when it had three governors in less than a week. Where does the U.S. territory stand now?        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

De'Von Bailey's family calls his death 'wholly unjustified' after Colorado Springs police release bodycam footage The bodycam footage from the Colorado Springs Police Department shows De'Von Bailey, 19, running from two officers before being shot in the back.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

2 victims in Dayton hit by police bullets; shooter had drugs in system The Dayton shooter had cocaine, alcohol, and Xanax in his system, according to Coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

She dumped 7 newborn puppies in the garbage. Now she'll go to jail California woman Deborah Sue Culwell was recorded tossing seven newborn puppies into a recycling bin. She pleaded guilty in court Wednesday.        ...
2019-08-16 14:34

Small Miracles, Wrapped in Pancakes, at Let’s Makan The apam balik, a popular Malaysian snack, at this spot in the Chinatown of Manhattan, is dosa-thin, tender at the heart, crisp outside and worthy of accolades....
2019-08-16 15:00

Colin Kaepernick recognizes protest anniversary Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick -- who became a lightning rod in 2016 when he refused to stand during the National Anthem to protest the police shootings of black men and other social injustices faced by African Americans -- r...
2019-08-16 15:00

Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide before plane crashed, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators say....
2019-08-16 15:00

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

'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of murdering two women, including Ashton Kutcher's date A jury found a man nicknamed the "Hollywood Ripper" guilty on Thursday of knifing to death two women, including actor Ashton Kutcher's date, and attempting to murder a third victim during a seven-year span....
2019-08-16 15:00

Amid fresh meltdown, Argentine film gives last laugh to victims of 2001 crisis With Argentina once again reeling from a financial crisis, a film released on Thursday shows residents from a village outside Buenos Aires pursuing the dream of many of those left penniless by the country's 2001 debt default: getting their money back...
2019-08-16 15:00

House panel subpoenas ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee said on Thursday it has subpoenaed President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, to testify in public as part of its investigation of the Trump presidency....
2019-08-16 15:00

Georgia must use paper ballots if new voting system not up by 2020: U.S. judge A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia to be ready to use handmarked ballots in next year's presidential primary in case a new $106 million voting system is not ready in time for its 2020 Democratic nominating contest....
2019-08-16 15:00

Experts caution against recession indicator A geeky recession indicator that blared red on Wednesday — freaking out Wall Street and Main Street alike — might be broken, economists say. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 800 points — marking its worst dip all year — after a ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Madoff whistleblower: Red flags at General Electric is ‘more serious’ than Enron The financial analyst famous for blowing the whistle on Ponzi King Bernard Madoff has now set his sights on General Electric. Harry Markopolos, who repeatedly rang alarm bells about Madoff only to be ignored by regulators, sent shares of GE down a wh...
2019-08-16 15:34

A 12-year-old snags a mammoth discovery while on vacation in Ohio An Ohio boy playing around in a creek bed stumbled across an odd, ridged object jutting out of the mud. To his surprise, it turned out to be a woolly mammoth tooth....
2019-08-16 15:34

Mount Everest climbers may have to prove experience, insurance to get permit from Nepal After 11 people died on Mt. Everest this spring, Nepal may require climbers to prove they have mountaineering experience and support to get a permit.        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Russian plane's emergency landing injures 23 A passenger jet made an emergency landing in a field outside of one of Moscow's airports Thursday after colliding with a flock of birds, injuring at least 23 people, Russian officials said.        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Mecca: See millions complete their Hajj pilgrimage in 60 seconds A time-lapse shows devotees taking part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
2019-08-16 15:34

Pallister: Lukaku is too heavy for Manchester United "Former Manchester United defender Gary Pallister believes that Romelu Lukaku was not fit enough to play for the club under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer\u0027s tactical approach."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Euro Papers: 'Super club' approach for Sancho confirmed by Dortmund "Borussia Dortmund have confirmed an approach has been made by a \u0027super club\u0027 for England star Jadon Sancho with Real Madrid, Manchester United and Manchester City all linked."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Unfit Messi ruled out of season opener against Bilbao "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he would not risk an unfit Lionel Messi in Friday\u0027s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao and continued to non committal about Neymar re-joining the club from Paris Saint-Germain."...
2019-08-16 15:34

La Liga preview: Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid set for three-horse title race "The La Liga season begins on Friday with Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid all set to be far stronger units after a record-smashing transfer window which saw Spain\u0027s biggest three clubs splurge over 800 million euros on new players."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Kyrgios fined £93,000 for Cincinnati Masters meltdown "The ATP have fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 (£93,000) following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Kopecky kicks off ERC Zlin win defence by topping Qualifying "Reigning four-time Barum Czech Rally Zlín winner Jan Kopecký (ŠKODA Motorsport) began his home round of the FIA European Rally Championship on top, going fastest on Friday’s Qualifying Stage."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Early stoppage for ERC Junior Wagner delays Zlin Qualifying "Simon Wagner’s preparations for his ERC1 Junior debut on Barum Czech Rally Zlín have been disrupted by a small off during free practice, with the Qualifying Stage now set to start 20 minutes later than scheduled."...
2019-08-16 15:34

Investors Flock to Gold ETFs Gold exchange-traded funds are regaining their luster. Investors poured about $2.6 billion into gold-backed ETFs in July, the highest total since March 2013, data from the World Gold Council show....
2019-08-16 15:34

Ebola outbreak spreads to 3rd province in eastern Congo Congo’s year-long Ebola outbreak has spread to a new province, with two cases, including one death, confirmed in South Kivu, according to the government health ministry...
2019-08-16 16:00

Brian Austin Green Reveals Which Beverly Hills, 90210 Star "Got Laid the Most" Brian Austin Green isn't afraid to kiss and tell. The 46-year-old actor revealed which Beverly Hills, 90210 star "got laid the most" on Thursday's episode of Watch What......
2019-08-16 16:00

Influencer Violet Benson Denies Involvement in Tyler Cameron's Love Triangle With Gigi Hadid and Hannah Brown If three's a crowd, then social media influencer Violet Benson isn't down for a party of four. After Violet, who runs the popular Instagram account "Daddy Issues,"......
2019-08-16 16:00

Trump talked about buying Greenland: AP reports President Trump, according to AP sources, has been considering the idea of buying Greenland – the world's largest island – for the United States.        ...
2019-08-16 16:00

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beach car week....
2019-08-16 16:00

S&P 500 Index: Clear Signs of an "Ebbing Ebullience" Investor psychology drives stock market prices. So, it pays to study sentiment measures. This chart shows two sentiment measures that warned of the current stock market sell-off in early July....
2019-08-16 16:00

Trump lays the groundwork to avoid voters’ recession blame Between poor economic news coming out of China and Germany, the inversion of the yield curve, and trade negotiations with friend and foe alike that have no guarantee of ending positively, signs are mounting that next year’s economy might not be as up...
2019-08-16 16:00

No, a European-style health system isn’t the answer As candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination present their visions for “Medicare for all,” politicians on both sides of the aisle are increasingly looking to imitate Europe’s health systems to lower the cost of healthcare. But a European system w...
2019-08-16 16:00

Hong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says The way China responds to the situation in Hong Kong will be crucial in determining how markets and U.S.-China trade talks will be affected, said David Roche, a strategist at London-based research firm Independent Strategy....
2019-08-16 16:00

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing urges love, not violence, in first protest comments Li Ka-shing's message in front-page advertisements in major newspapers in Hong Kong urged the public to "cease the anger with love" and "stop the violence."...
2019-08-16 16:00

Deere trims earnings forecast on trade war effects Deere & Co. on Friday cut its earnings forecast and announced a review of costs after quarterly profits yet again missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by bad weather and the U.S.-China trade war that have depressed sales of its farm machines....
2019-08-16 16:34

U.S. housing starts fall further, but permits at seven-month high U.S. homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permits to a seven-month high offered hope for the struggling housing market....
2019-08-16 16:34

Exclusive: Buyout firms KKR, Blackstone among bidders for Philippine hospitals group - sources Buyout firms KKR , Blackstone and CVC are among bidders competing for a stake in the hospital unit of Philippines' Metro Pacific Investments Corp , people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
2019-08-16 16:34

Family of man shot in the back by police in Colorado call for independent investigation The attorney for the family of a man shot in the back and killed by police in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is calling for an independent investigation into the shooting....
2019-08-16 16:34

Sheraton Atlanta hotel cleared to reopen after outbreak of Legionnaires' disease A hotel in downtown Atlanta is reopening its doors to visitors after it closed last month so that health officials could investigate an outbreak of potentially deadly Legionnaires' disease linked to the premises....
2019-08-16 16:34

Football game between El Paso and Dallas area schools canceled in the wake of Walmart shooting A Dallas area high school has canceled its game next month against an El Paso area high school over safety concerns in the wake of the shooting at an El Paso Walmart....
2019-08-16 16:34

Huawei’s futuristic foldable smartphone gets delayed for a second time The Huawei Mate X uses one big wraparound display made by BOE. [credit: Huawei ] Samsung isn't the only company having trouble launching a ...
2019-08-16 16:34

Canada's Intact Financial to buy Guarantee Co, Frank Cowan for C$1 billion Canadian property and casualty insurer Intact Financial Corp said on Thursday it agreed to buy The Guarantee Co of North America and Frank Cowan Co for C$1 billion ($750.6 million) in cash from......
2019-08-16 16:34

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
2019-08-16 16:34

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

This Is the Holy Grail of Weighted Blankets We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-08-16 17:00

How much does it cost to get your kid into college? It could be a whole lot Parents wanting to get their kids into college may end up paying a lot for tutors, sports and music lessons, but there are shortcuts        ...
2019-08-16 17:00

England captain Eoin Morgan could quit before T20 World Cup next year England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan will take his time before committing to lead the side at next year's Twenty20 tournament in Australia....
2019-08-16 17:00

Frank Lampard 'disgusted' by Tammy Abraham abuse as Chelsea boss criticises social media platforms Frank Lampard today launched a scathing attack on social media platforms over the "disgusting" abuse Tammy Abraham received after Chelsea's Uefa Super Cup defeat....
2019-08-16 17:00

Eden Hazard injury blow for Real Madrid: Star out of action for three to four weeks Eden Hazard is expected to be sidelined for three to four weeks and will miss Real Madrid's start to La Liga after picking up a thigh injury on Friday....
2019-08-16 17:00

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez has a bright Man Utd future and predicts big season for Fred Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez remains part of his plans at Manchester United while anticipating a big season for Brazilian midfielder Fred....
2019-08-16 17:00

Southampton expecting 'best Liverpool team' despite Super Cup exertions Ralph Hasenhuttl has warned his Southampton players not to expect anything less than the "best Liverpool team you can imagine" despite their draining Uefa Super Cup win....
2019-08-16 17:00

Georgia girl, 5, receives 'medal of bravery' for fending off mother's knife-wielding attacker A 5-year-old Georgia girl received a “medal of bravery” from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday after jumping on the back of a family member who allegedly was stabbing her mother....
2019-08-16 17:00

Rashida Tlaib confirms she will not visit Israel and slams 'racist treatment' – live Congresswoman rejected Israel’s offer to visit family in West Bank on ‘humanitarian’ grounds under what she called ‘oppressive conditions’ Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.50pm BST Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Wa...
2019-08-16 17:00

Group to tout bleach-based ‘miracle cure’ at upstate New York 'seminar' Attendants could be given the powerful bleach, just days after FDA put out its strongest warning about the ‘miracle mineral solution’Advocates of a “medicine” called MMS will gather in a hotel in upstate New York on Saturday to promote what they clai...
2019-08-16 17:00

How Portland's liberal utopia became the center of a rightwing war in the US Saturday will see the latest in a long line of far-right gatherings that has plagued the city over the last few years as groups including the Proud Boys descend on the areaDuring the Obama years, Portland was widely seen as a redoubt of crunchy, prog...
2019-08-16 17:00

The Obamas' first film: will American Factory be the biggest documentary of 2019? Produced for Netflix, this moving film reveals what happened when a Chinese company rescued a US factory – and ignited a fight for workers’ rights. We meet its makersAt the end of 2014, a Chinese billionaire named Cao Dewang bought the General Motors...
2019-08-16 17:00

Slavery in America reminds us: Trump is far from an aberration | Touré The president’s white supremacist ideas have been part of America since the beginningImagine being teleported from the early days of slavery in 1619 to Donald Trump’s America. Technological changes aside, I think the way we approach race would feel v...
2019-08-16 17:00

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

Premier League countdown: Guardiola wary of 'second best team in Europe' Spurs - live! All the latest team news, press conferences and VAR complaintsPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendFeel free to email John or tweet @JohnBrewin_ 3.47pm BST Even more Liverpool? Here’s a preview of their Saturday 3pm game at Southampt...
2019-08-16 17:00

Nora Quoirin’s family seek answers over girl’s death in Malaysia Relatives thank rescue workers but say they are struggling to understand eventsThe family of Nora Quoirin have said they hope to have “more answers to our many questions” about the death of their 15-year-old daughter in the Malaysian jungle.In their ...
2019-08-16 17:00

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, white nationalist, and influential anti-immigration activist John Tanton died less than three weeks b...
2019-08-16 17:00

The myth of Eurabia: how a far-right conspiracy theory went mainstream Once an obscure idea confined to the darker corners of the internet, the anti-Islam ideology is now visible in the everyday politics of the west. How did this happen? By Andrew BrownIn July 2011, a quiet European capital was shaken by a terrorist car...
2019-08-16 17:00

Vehicle drives into protesters outside US detention centre – video A vehicle drove into a line of protesters outside a detention centre in Rhode Island on Wednesday. Dozens of people were protesting against the contract between US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Wyatt detention facility when a corr...
2019-08-16 17:00

Can the American West Be Saved? Two new books — Anthony McCann’s “Shadowlands” and Christopher Ketcham’s “This Land” — explore the forces shrinking the open expanse and destroying unbridled nature out West....
2019-08-16 17:34

The Scene of the Crime: A Jury Box? Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column features a serial killer who murders his way onto a jury, a wife creeped out by a robotic double and a nasty mental asylum....
2019-08-16 17:34

Cathay Pacific C.E.O. Quits as China’s Power Looms Over Hong Kong Protests The departure of the executive, Rupert Hogg, illustrates Beijing’s power over global companies whose bottom lines depend upon access to the mainland....
2019-08-16 17:34

| Sudan to launch historic transition to civilian rule Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to pave the way for civilian rule....
2019-08-16 17:34

| WATCH | The 'gift' of Tunisia's delicate date palm drink As soon as the sun is up, people in southern Tunisia rush out to buy a glass or bottle of legmi, a coveted date palm drink that is too delicate to be sold far from the oasis....
2019-08-16 17:34

Motorola's latest cheap phone tries to double as an action camera Apart from its real-but-not-ready foldable, Motorola is best known these days for churning out respectable smartphones for people on a budget. Those devices — like those in the Moto G and E series — offer some of the best performance......
2019-08-16 17:34

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns After Backlash Over Hong Kong Protests The flag carrier said Rupert Hogg is stepping down to “take responsibility” after the company suffered a backlash from Beijing over employees’ involvement in protests against the city’s government....
2019-08-16 17:34

The Rise of Hand-Me-Down Inc. The garage sale is becoming big business as The RealReal and other upstarts feast on the emerging appeal of secondhand clothes, shoes and accessories....
2019-08-16 17:34

Satirical blank-page book on Brazilian president goes viral A book purporting to explain why Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro “should be respected and trusted” has gone viral on social media after it became apparent that 188 of its 190 pages are totally blank....
2019-08-16 17:34

Sydney stabbing victim identified as sex worker, 24, who reportedly saw suspect before rampage A woman who was killed moments before a knife-wielding man went on a rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar" has been identified as a 24-year-old sex worker who reportedly had seen the suspect at least once....
2019-08-16 17:34

South African education official apologizes after backlash over ‘sexy reading’ tweets A South African education official has apologized to “sensitive viewers” he may have offended after posting images of scantily clad women in an effort to promote reading....
2019-08-16 17:34

Have faith in the unholy rollers of The Righteous Gemstones It takes a full 30 minutes for The Righteous Gemstones to take us to church, which is just way too damn long for a series about an ultra-rich family of prosperity preachers. The good news, though, is that it’s worth the wait: Seeing the Gemstones—Eli...
2019-08-16 17:34

Even elf king Lee Pace can't stump Tolkien expert Stephen Colbert There’s something about Lee Pace’s persona that lends itself to inhabiting charismatic, vaguely otherworldly types. Apart from a galactic conqueror, a magical pie maker, or the odd vampire, Pace’s eerie intensity sees him making for a fine elf king i...
2019-08-16 17:34

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
2019-08-16 17:34

The Six Most Travel-Friendly Jumpsuits and Rompers Wearing rompers and jumpsuits is often a fashion roller coaster. The one-piece outfits can be extremely cute and stylish, but they can also be a pain to put on and take off. Let’s not even get into the whole the bathroom situation....
2019-08-16 17:34

Kevin Hart to star in a Meet The Parents-esque superhero movie According to Deadline, Kevin Hart is going to star in and produce a superhero comedy movie from Detective Pikachu writers Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit called Night Wolf. Deadline says it’s a “high concept” pitch, though, and that high concept is tha...
2019-08-16 17:34

The cast of Mindhunter on Manson, Fincher, and empty airplanes When Mindhunter returns this weekend, the show will pick up right back where it left at the end of season 1. The FBI’s Behavioral Science Unit will still be interviewing serial killers, with the aim of identifying psycho-sexual traits, but they’ll al...
2019-08-16 17:34

Rashida Tlaib Says She Won't Travel to Israel After All if She Has to Suppress Her Political Views Rep. Rashida Tlaib announced on Friday that, despite receiving permission from the Israeli government to travel to the occupied West Bank to visit her grandmother, she will not make the journey because it was predicated on her promise that she would ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Israel Makes Rashida Tlaib Promise Not to Promote BDS So She Can See Her Grandmother A day after barring her and Rep. Ilhan Omar from entering the country, Israel said it would allow Rep. Rashida Tlaib to visit her 90-year-old grandmother in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The reversal came after Tlaib sent the Israeli government a l...
2019-08-16 17:34

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

2019 GMC Yukon XL review: 8 things to like (and 5 not so much) The GMC Yukon XL narrows its sights on rivals like the Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator, Nissan Armada and Toyota Sequoia.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

J.C. Penney looks to reinvent itself with 'The Styling Room' and thredUP partnership J.C. Penney officials announced new pilot programs the company is testing as it looks to reinvent itself, including a partnership with thredUP.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Women sewing blue jeans at Levi's, Wrangler, Lee were abused, new report says Women sewing blue jeans for Levi's, Wrangler, Lee and The Children's Place faced sexual harassment and gender-based violence, labor rights groups say.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Marshall Islands says beer named after Bikini Atoll unacceptable A Texas-based beer company is facing backlash after it named a beer Bikini Atoll, the site of U.S. nuclear tests that led to contamination.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Get ready for Pumpkin Spice Spam this fall Along with the arrival of fall, we should brace for all things pumpkin spice. But one product may have taken the "fall favorite" flavor a bit too far.       ...
2019-08-16 17:34

Chinese, Russian Warplanes Test U.S. Patience in Skies Chinese and Russian warplanes have increasingly nosed around and even into South Korea’s airspace, conducting close patrols that allow Beijing and Moscow to test the air defenses of the U.S. and its allies in the region....
2019-08-16 18:00

Ex-Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback becomes first player to join rebooted XFL Former Pittsburgh Steelers backup quarterback Landry Jones became the first player to join the XFL as the rebooted league starts to churn toward its first season back on the field....
2019-08-16 18:00

NFL players help bail out illegal immigrant in ICE detention in California NFL players Josh Norman and Demario Davis on Monday helped bail out an illegal immigrant who was placed into U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention in May....
2019-08-16 18:00

Sam Kerr focused on leading Red Stars to NWSL title Sam Kerr sat down on a metal bench after taking a few extra shots after practice. Chicago Red Stars coach Rory Dames poked fun at her competitive streak, and Kerr just laughed it off....
2019-08-16 18:00

Square Enix Hit With More Death Threats, Cancels Game Tournaments Starting this weekend, there were supposed to be events for mecha arcade game Starwing Paradox at four cities across Japan. Those events have been canceled due to death threats....
2019-08-16 18:00

Fire Emblem Hacker Figures Out How To Have Tea Parties With Death Knight, Byleth, And Others When I fail to carry on a coherent conversation during a regular after-school hangout, I only have to worry about disappointing one of my precious anime children, all of who mean the whole entire world to me. On the other hand, if I bombed a tea part...
2019-08-16 18:00

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, needs it sent another seven times, just to be sure....
2019-08-16 18:00

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this would be a time of celebration, but throughout the group stages leading into the August 20 main event,...
2019-08-16 18:00

Tiffany & Co. launches larger men’s collection to pump up sales Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base. The line announced Thursday is part of the Tiffany’s strategy to attract younger shoppers and pump up sal...
2019-08-16 18:00

Colbert Says to Beware Trump’s ‘Patented Anti-Recession Elixir’ With 15 months to keep the economy from crashing before the election, the president will pull “every trick in the book he has never read,” Stephen Colbert said....
2019-08-16 18:00

This airline is allowing an extra free checked bag for those traveling with infants Virgin Australia will be providing a free extra checked bag for infants. Buzz60’s Natasha Abellard has the story.       ...
2019-08-16 18:00

Airport security lines are about to get shorter The TSA just added more PreCheck airlines to its expedited screening program. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
2019-08-16 18:00

Rammstein: Just what's in those lyrics? Rammstein has a militant look and texts that break taboos. Really? The word most often growled by frontman Till Lindemann is "Liebe" (Love), and the lyrics are inspired by classical poets like Goethe....
2019-08-16 18:00

Germany charges army staffer with spying for Iran A German-Afghan who worked for the German armed forces is suspected of providing Iran with sensitive documents. Iran is one of the top countries engaged in espionage against Germany....
2019-08-16 18:00

Germany: Girl loses gender bias case against boys' choir The choir's right to artistic freedom is decisive, a Berlin court has ruled after the parents of a 9-year-old girl sued when she was rejected by the prestigious State and Cathedral choir....
2019-08-16 18:00

UN: Migrant deaths in Americas pass 500 in 2019 The International Organization for Migration says the number of migrant deaths in the Americas in 2019 has passed 500. Almost half of the deaths were recorded at the US-Mexican border....
2019-08-16 18:00

Five things you need to know about CITES 18 Wildlife trafficking is a growing threat to our planet's biodiversity. As international stakeholders convene to regulate the trade, DW fills you in on five of the biggest debates at CITES 18....
2019-08-16 18:00

German finance minister Scholz to run for Social Democrat leadership — reports Olaf Scholz has reportedly thrown his hat in the ring to co-head the SPD. If confirmed, the finance minister and vice-chancellor would be the most prominent candidate running to lead the embattled center-left party....
2019-08-16 18:00

Indian government to ease Kashmir restrictions India says it will ease the restrictions on Kashmir after New Delhi decided to revoke Kashmir's autonomy. It comes as the UN Security Council decides whether to call an emergency meeting on Kashmir at Pakistan's request....
2019-08-16 18:00

Rediscover the first woman of film history: Alice Guy The pioneer filmmaker was behind many groundbreaking achievements even before the beginning of the 20th century. As the Silent Film Festival in Bonn pays tribute to her works, here's more on her largely forgotten legacy....
2019-08-16 18:00

Indonesia ponders plan to move capital from Jakarta President Joko Widodo has asked parliament to sign off on a plan to move the nation's capital to Borneo island. Jakarta is one of the world's fastest sinking cities; a third of its land could be submerged by 2050....
2019-08-16 18:00

Virgin Galactic unveils new spaceport mission control Space tourism takes another step towards reality with Virgin Galactic's mission control center. The facility aims to connect paying customers to the business of space travel before launching them into the final frontier....
2019-08-16 18:00

Turkish government clamps down on liberal imams Liberal imams in Turkey can find themselves arbitrarily fired if they don't toe the line set by the state religious affairs office. The vague charges against them leave those accused with little recourse....
2019-08-16 18:00

Germany's Maas tours Canada's melting Arctic Visiting Canada's melting Arctic, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said Europe had an "extraordinary" task to slash fossil fuel emissions. If it didn't, climate warming would rob polar regions of more ice cover....
2019-08-16 18:00

Opinion: Football needs more women like Stephanie Frappart For decades, football was regarded as a man's game. But women have been helping to shape the sport for ages and now is the time for more people like Stephanie Frappart to come to the forefront, writes Joscha Weber....
2019-08-16 18:00

|Ramaphosasigns'debtreliefbill' President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed into law the controversial National Credit Amendment Bill, which is geared to provide relief to over-indebted consumers...
2019-08-16 18:34

|Newethicscodeforaccountants:actionmustbetakenonthreatsstraightaway-expert Accountants are now bound by a revised code of ethics to take action when they perceive a threat to their ethical standards, according to experts at the SAIPA Accounting Indaba on Tuesday....
2019-08-16 18:34

|JSEquicklyerasesearliergainstocloseweaker The JSE gave up earlier gains to close softer on Thursday as local sentiment remained largely bearish given weaker local and global economic fundamentals...
2019-08-16 18:34

What we know about Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane crash in Tennessee NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr., his family and two pilots survived a fiery plane crash Thursday in Tennessee. No injuries were reported after the crash.       ...
2019-08-16 18:34

Madoff Whistleblower alleges that GE is a 'bigger fraud than Enron' General Electric shares fell after Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos targets the conglomerate in a new report, calling it "a bigger fraud than Enron."...
2019-08-16 19:00

Should The Average Buyer Really Care About Performance? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about buyer priorities, negotiating extended warranties on used c...
2019-08-16 19:00

News Of The Ruling Class Out Of Pebble Beach Be Damned! Behold The 2020 Toyota Corolla Nightshade Edition, The Car Of The People One week out of the year, the entire car industry pulls their vacuum-sealed bag of clothes labeled “If I Ever Sell My Soul to Join a Country Club” from under the bed and descends upon Pebble Beach, ready to walk around and nod in approval of cars tha...
2019-08-16 19:00

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel's $36,890 Starting Price Undercuts Chevy And Ford The EcoDiesel is back in the Ram 1500 for 2020, after some, uh, regulatory issues meant that the launch of the fifth-generation Ram pickup in 2019 featured only gasoline engines. Now we know how much it’ll cost: $36,890 for the base model, or the low...
2019-08-16 19:00

Lyft Slapped With Another Class Action Lawsuit About Driver Employment Status Lyft is facing another class-action lawsuit taking direct aim at alleged widespread and intentional misclassification of drivers as independent contractors....
2019-08-16 19:00

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, peo...
2019-08-16 19:00

Hundreds filed lawsuits under Child Victims Act in New York Jeffrey Eskridge has spent 42 years dreaming of the moment he’d be able to strike back at the Roman Catholic priest who he says raped him repeatedly as a teenager. He finally got his chance Wednesday with a Child Victims Act lawsuit filed in Kings Co...
2019-08-16 19:00

All work and no play: Americans skip leisure activities because of cost, survey finds Americans are passing up everything from ballgames to brunch, citing high prices and the burden of everyday bills. A new Bankrate.com survey found that roughly two-thirds of Americans say they’ve skipped out on a recreational activity such as an over...
2019-08-16 19:00

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and family survive fiery plane crash in Tennessee CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (NBC NEWS) – NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and 1-year-old daughter were transported to a hospital following a private plane crash at a Tennessee airport Thursday. The Carter County Sheriff’s Office confir...
2019-08-16 19:00

Israel prohibits Reps Omar, Tlaib from visiting country JERUSALEM (NBC NEWS) — Israel said Thursday it will bar two pro-Palestinian Democratic congresswomen from visiting the country, in a move that could strain relations between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Democrats in Washington. Reps. Ilhan O...
2019-08-16 19:00

Report: Levi’s, Wrangler, Lee seamstresses harassed, abused Pages from a report released from the Washington-based Worker Rights Consortium, photographed in Washington, Thursday, August 15, 2019. The report from labor rights groups says women sewing blue jeans for Levi’s, Wrangler, Lee and The Children’s Plac...
2019-08-16 19:00

Police searching for suspect who fired shots at southside Burger King TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is searching for a suspect who fired shots while driving away from a southside Burger King. According to TPD, just before 8 p.m., an argument broke out in the parking lot of the Burger King at Campbell Aven...
2019-08-16 19:00

Rumors of Trump green card rule impact benefits for immigrant families ‘Public charge rule’ won’t block green cards for those using public benefits, but misinformation has already caused disruptionWhen rumors that the Trump administration would block immigrants using public benefits from getting green cards began in lat...
2019-08-16 19:00

Premier League countdown: Guardiola wary of 'second best team in Europe' Spurs - as it happened Manchester City’s manager praised the opposition his team face on Saturday while Liverpool have suffered a goalkeeping injury crisis 4.59pm BST And that’s all from the Friday blog for this week. Enjoy your sporting weekend. 4.58pm BST Brendan Rodger...
2019-08-16 19:00

Seth Meyers on Trump: 'Lying for him is as natural as breathing' Late-night hosts covered Trump ‘freaking out’ over a possible recession and his attempts to shift blame over the economyLate-night hosts discussed the possibility of an impending recession and how Donald Trump is already trying to shift blame. Contin...
2019-08-16 19:00

Art Spiegelman's Marvel essay 'refused publication for Orange Skull Trump dig' Maus author says he was told the comics giant – whose chairman is a prominent Trump supporter – was trying to remain apoliticalArt Spiegelman, the legendary graphic novelist behind Maus, has claimed that he was asked to remove criticism of Donald Tru...
2019-08-16 19:00

Cathay Pacific boss quits after Hong Kong protests hit share price Rupert Hogg resigns as China pressures airline to stand down staff who support ralliesThe head of Cathay Pacific has quit after protests in Hong Kong led to a plunge in the airline’s share price and it came under pressure from Chinese authorities to ...
2019-08-16 19:00

My husband of 48 years is ogling women online We are both in our 70s, but after years of feeling adored I discovered he watches porn and looks at women in their underwear. Now I feel betrayed and hurtI used to feel adored. My husband used to say that when he thought of sex, it was always with me...
2019-08-16 19:00

| Khan announces Dolphins coaching support staff Dolphins coach Imraan Khan has announced that Quinton Friend will fill the role of bowling coach while Mduduzi Mbatha will take up the role of fielding coach....
2019-08-16 19:00

You may be tempted to make this mistake as the market tanks. Here's what to do instead. Roller-coaster moves in the market might tempt you to carefully watch your investments or even adjust your holdings. Here's why those are some of the worst things you can do....
2019-08-16 19:00

Airlines might rebrand 737 Max, even if Boeing doesn’t Major airlines all over the globe have a serious problem on their hands, and it’s not just the fact that the Boeing 737 Max remains grounded months after a pair of deadly crashes claimed hundreds of lives. Once the defunct planes are once again...
2019-08-16 19:00

Tesla gains EV share in California Electric vehicles are poised to top 100,000 registrations in California this year as their share of the state’s light-vehicle market rose to 5.6 percent through June compared with 4.7 percent for all of 2018....
2019-08-16 19:34

|CourtsaysformerenergyministerJeffRadebe'sousterofNecsaboard'unlawful' The North Gauteng High Court on Friday ruled that the decision by former minister of energy Jeff Radebe to remove the board of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) was unlawful...
2019-08-16 19:34

26-year-old man stabbed in the neck during subway dispute A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the neck while riding the subway early Friday in Lower Manhattan, police said. Cops said the stabbing started as an argument between two men on the northbound F train around 1:30 am. before the dispute turned physical...
2019-08-16 19:34

Minor league baseball owner to meet with faith leaders amid rift with CAIR A minor league baseball owner who had refused to meet with a controversial, self-described Muslim civil rights group announced Friday he now plans to meet with “influential leaders of various faith communities.”...
2019-08-16 20:00

‘Do the Right Thing’ | Anatomy of a Scene Spike Lee narrates a sequence from his film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in a digitally restored Blu-ray edition from the Criterion Collection....
2019-08-16 20:00

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and daughter, officials said....
2019-08-16 20:00

Climbing: Mori, 15, becomes youngest Japanese medalist in World Championships Teenager Ai Mori made history after becoming the youngest Japanese medalist at the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Championships, winning the bronze medal in the women's lead competition in Hachioji on Thursday....
2019-08-16 20:00

Kyrgios fined $113,000 for Cincinnati outburst The ATP has fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets....
2019-08-16 20:00

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich vs. Hertha Berlin — live updates The 2019-20 Bundesliga season starts here! Champions Bayern Munich give a debut to new signing Benjamin Pavard, but can't yet use the suspended Ivan Perisic. Bookies see them as clear favorites....
2019-08-16 20:34

What's behind the Equatoguinean-Cameroonian border wall plan? It is not unusual for Equatorial Guinea to seal its border with Cameroon. But a plan to build a solid border wall has Cameroonians fuming and questions swirling over whether curbing illegal migration is the real motive....
2019-08-16 20:34

High-Protein Diet: This Protein-Rich Panchratna Dal May Help You Lose Weight Protein-Rich Diet: High-Protein panchratna dal is a dish bursting with benefits of five lentils and it can be an ideal way to soak up all of it in one go. This panchratna dal is a quick and easy dish......
2019-08-16 20:34

New York financial regulator approves Bakkt trust license Bakkt Trust Co LLC has been granted a license to operate as a limited liability trust company, the New York State Department of Financial Services said on Friday....
2019-08-16 20:34

Increased screen time can cause development problems in kids, experts warn Dr. Pamela Hurst-Della Pietra, a well-known child development expert, tells Fox News there has been a 28 percent increase in psychiatric emergency department visits related to suicide attempts since 2011; the CDC says suicide rates are up 30 percent ...
2019-08-16 20:34

Oil rises alongside equities, but weak OPEC outlook caps gains Oil prices on Friday rebounded from a two-day drop, alongside equities as expectations of further stimulus by central banks helped to ease recession concerns....
2019-08-16 20:34

PES up against the clock to sell Philadelphia refinery in cash crunch Finding a buyer for Philadelphia Energy Solutions' oil refinery has grown urgent as the bankrupt company's funds dwindle and no signs emerge that it is winning a fight for insurance payouts after a June blaze at the plant, according to court document...
2019-08-16 20:34

Greenland trying to cash in on Trump’s purchasing interest While declaring that Greenland is not for sale, the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs took reports about President Trump’s interest in buying the world’s largest island as an opportunity to promote tourism. “Greenland is rich in valuable resource...
2019-08-16 21:00

Two more women sue Jeffrey Epstein’s estate over alleged sexual assault Two more women are suing Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, claiming in their $100 million suit that they were lured to his home under false pretenses and sexually assaulted. The women were both working as hostesses at the now-shuttered Coffee Shop in U...
2019-08-16 21:00

In Tlaib’s Ancestral Village, Grandmother Weathers a Global Political Storm Suddenly pulled into an international uproar, the 90-year-old grandmother of Representative Rashida Tlaib has barely kept up with the dizzying drama....
2019-08-16 21:00

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to miss NBC broadcasting gig after family survives fiery crash landing Retired NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. is taking the weekend off from his NBC Sports broadcasting gig after he, his wife and young daughter were hospitalized following their plane's crash landing in Tennessee on Thursday....
2019-08-16 21:00

Good Samaritan saves New Jersey family from wolf attack during camping trip in Canada A New Jersey family of four camping in Canada last week was saved from a near-fatal wolf attack after a neighboring camper jumped into action and rescued the family....
2019-08-16 21:00

Singer in the 1975 Matt Healy defies UAE's anti-gay law by kissing man at concert Matt Healy tells gay fans God loves them, in country where gay sex is illegalThe singer of the band the 1975 defied Dubai’s anti-LGBT laws during a concert on Wednesday by venturing into the crowd and kissing a male fan on the lips.Video footage take...
2019-08-16 21:34

Everything We're Excited for at This Year's Disney Mega Convention, D23 In the last few years, one thing has become abundantly clear in the world of entertainment. That world belongs to Disney and we’re just living in it. That becomes even more prevalent next weekend when the D23 Expo returns to Anaheim, California. Coul...
2019-08-16 21:34

Make Jordan Peterson Say Anything You Want With This Spooky Audio Generator People are really freaking out about deepfake videos, the technology that can make people say things they never actually said. But what about deepfake audio? Audio spoofing has gotten very good, and there’s no better example than this website which l...
2019-08-16 21:34

YouTube Combats Copyright Trolls With Content ID Policy Changes YouTube’s copyright protection system is kind of a mess. YouTube places much of the burden on content creators to dispute copyright claims, while rights holders can slap strikes or even seize revenue generated by videos after filing a claim, often be...
2019-08-16 21:34

FCC Fines Jimmy Kimmel Live $400,000 for Using Emergency Alert Tone in Very Expensive Joke Last October Jimmy Kimmel Live! made some expensive jokes about President Donald Trump’s ability to send emergency alerts to approximately 225 million phones across the country.Read more......
2019-08-16 21:34

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns, Airline Releases Cryptic Statement About Hong Kong Rupert Hogg, the CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways, has resigned following conflict between the Hong Kong-based airline and the Chinese government in Beijing. The new CEO will be Augustus Tang Kin-wing, according to the South China Morning Post, and the ...
2019-08-16 21:34

Argentina central bank faces peso test ahead of fraught election Argentina's central bank must toe a politically fraught line between providing support for the peso without blasting through the bank's reserves, as policymakers seek to salvage the currency ahead of the October presidential election, analysts said o...
2019-08-16 21:34

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

Deforestation in Brazil, vote in Argentina endanger EU-Mercosur pact Brazil's backsliding on Amazon conservation under right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro and a likely Peronist return to power in Argentina could delay or even derail ratification of an EU-Mercosur trade agreement that took two decades to negotiate....
2019-08-16 21:34

UK judge to allow firm to try to seize $9 billion in Nigerian assets in gas dispute A judge in London said on Friday he would grant a firm called Process and Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID) the right to seek to seize some $9 billion in assets from the Nigerian government over an aborted gas project....
2019-08-16 21:34

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast The brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among at least four people killed in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan on Friday, two Taliban sources told Reuters, an attack that could affect efforts to end the Afghan war....
2019-08-16 21:34

10 movies you absolutely, positively must see this fall (from 'It 2' to 'Joker') Clowns, strippers and Will Smith, oh, my! From Stephen King horror sequel 'It 2' to Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker,' these are fall's 10 must-see films.        ...
2019-08-16 21:34

UPDATE 2-FDA approves Celgene's bone marrow cancer treatment The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Celgene Corp's Inrebic to treat certain rare forms of bone marrow cancer called myelofibrosis, making it the second approved drug to treat the disease....
2019-08-16 21:34

A recession will come. How bad will it be? About 40 million U.S. adults haven’t seen a single recession during their working lives. Almost as many, including most millennials, have seen only one since they turned 18....
2019-08-16 21:34

Mars, Nestle, other food companies face complaints of forced labor at palm oil supplier In another supply chain controversy for chocolate makers, petitions filed with U.S. Customs and Border Protection ask for a ban on the Malaysian company's palm oil and any products containing it. Company officials say they have taken steps to eradica...
2019-08-16 21:34

General Electric shares plunge after report alleges it’s a ‘bigger fraud than Enron’ A whistleblower who warned regulators about Bernie Madoff released a report alleging that General Electric is short on cash and hiding $38 billion in losses....
2019-08-16 21:34

How Trump Could Quickly Raise the Stakes in Hong Kong Pro-democracy protesters have flooded the streets of Hong Kong for weeks and even forced the airport to close, but U.S. President Donald Trump has largely avoided getting involved. That doesn’t mean he has no leverage. Under a U.S. law, Trump has the...
2019-08-16 21:34

Jimmy Kimmel Live! fined $395,000 over presidential alert skit Jimmy Kimmel Live! has been fined $395,000 (£325,000) for using a simulated presidential emergency alert during a skit, a US regulator has announced....
2019-08-16 21:34

Trump's tax cut isn't giving the US economy the boost it needs Benefits from what President Trump called "the biggest reform of all time" to the tax code have dwindled to a faint breeze just 20 months after its enactment, writes John Harwood....
2019-08-16 21:34

Equinox chief to members: 'I'm sorry for the impact' of Trump fundraiser 'on our community' Equinox's executive chairman Harvey Spevak issued a statement apologizing for the backlash generated by Stephen Ross' association with President Donald Trump....
2019-08-16 21:34

Oil Prices Rise Over 1% To Break Two-Day Fall As Recession Fears Recede Gains are likely to be capped after a week of data releases including a surprise drop in industrial output growth in China to a more than 17-year low, along with a fall in exports that sent Germany's......
2019-08-16 21:34

Trump held conference call with big bank CEOs amid market turmoil: source President Donald Trump held a conference call on Wednesday with the chief executives of the three largest Wall Street banks as financial markets were in turmoil, one source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
2019-08-16 22:00

25 Ancient Gold-Filled Warrior Tombs Discovered in Spain Archaeologists excavating in Spain have discovered 25 tombs of suspected warrior aristocrats containing hoards of artifacts and gold.  ...
2019-08-16 22:00

Kitchen devices resembling bombs cause havoc for New York commuters Kitchen appliances resembling pressure cookers were left in two Manhattan locations on Friday, disrupting automobile and subway travel during the morning rush hour before police deemed them harmless and began investigating the possibility of a hoax....
2019-08-16 22:00

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

Trump plans Friday meeting to make arrangements for withdrawal from Afghanistan The meeting follows significant advances in recent talks with the Taliban on an initial U.S. withdrawal in exchange for concessions by the militants and wider Afghan negotiations on a peace deal....
2019-08-16 22:00

The Four-Second Catastrophe: How Boeing Doomed the 737 MAX In designing the plane’s flight controls, the aerospace giant assumed that pilots should be able to sift through a jumble of contradictory warnings and take the proper action 100% of the time within four seconds. That’s about the amount of time that ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Photos: The iOS 13 features you need to know These great new features in Apple's iOS 13, which include dark mode and video editing, as well as enhancements, are sure to thrill every iPhone user....
2019-08-16 22:34

Whitney Port revealed she turned down a late-night rendezvous with Leonardo DiCaprio Reality star Whitney Port says she 'regrets' turning down a rendezvous with Leonardo DiCaprio. USA TODAY reached out to DiCaprio's reps for comment.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Man found guilty in 2001 murder of Ashton Kutcher's friend A jury ruled Michael Gargiulo guilty of murdering two women, one of whom was about to go on a date with Ashton Kutcher. The actor testified in May.        ...
2019-08-16 22:34

Creepy 'zombie snail' flashes green and orange, freaks out hiker A hiker going up the hills in Taiwan’s Changhua County earlier this month spotted a bizarre-looking snail that was flashing orange and green after its body was hijacked by a parasite....
2019-08-16 23:00

Jupiter collided with still-forming planet 4.5B years ago: 'One-in-a-trillion probability' The largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter, may have had a massive collision with a "still-forming planet" approximately 4.5 billion years ago, according to a new study....
2019-08-16 23:00

America's largest asteroid impact left a trail of destruction across the eastern US About 35 million years ago, an asteroid traveling nearly 144,000 mph smashed into the Atlantic Ocean near the modern-day town of Cape Charles, Virginia....
2019-08-16 23:00

| Parents claim body of Franco-Irish teen found dead in Malaysia The grief-stricken parents of a Franco-Irish teen found dead in Malaysia after she disappeared from a rainforest resort claimed her body, police say....
2019-08-16 23:00

| Hong Kong protests | US guns: WATCH the top world news videos for today Gas masks and hard hats at Hong Kong's protest pop-up store | Representative Schultz pushes for background checks for guns; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
2019-08-16 23:00

| WATCH | Reporters given tour of Texas immigration facility Reporters have been given a tour of an immigration facility in Texas that's still housing more than 1 000 migrants despite a decrease in arrests in recent months. WATCH NOW....
2019-08-16 23:00

Elizabeth Warren Offers a Policy Agenda for Native Americans Ms. Warren’s campaign got off to a rocky start amid a controversy over her ancestry. Now she is making an effort to show how she would help Native people....
2019-08-16 23:00

Look: Rumer Willis shares 'pain' of weeks-long illness Rumer Willis, the eldest daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, said she's been dealing with a stomach problem and other issues for nearly a month....
2019-08-16 23:00

Umpire Who Clashed With Serena Williams Won’t Work Her Matches Carlos Ramos, who issued penalties against Williams during last year’s U.S. Open final, will not be assigned to her matches, or her sister’s, this year....
2019-08-16 23:34

Sydney's water supply falling at fastest rate on record due to drought Australia's biggest city Sydney is running down its water supply at the fastest rate on record with dams expected to fall below half maximum capacity due to the worst drought on record, the government said on Friday....
2019-08-17 00:00

Abortion retrial for Evelyn Hernandez begins again in El Salvador The retrial of a teenage rape victim will continue Friday in El Salvador, in a case that has drawn global attention to the country's strict anti-abortion laws....
2019-08-17 00:00

Truth behind the world's earliest photographs As early cameras began spreading out from Europe in the middle of the 19th century, photography became an increasingly powerful medium for obtaining and disseminating information about the wider world....
2019-08-17 00:00

He spoke for Maryland football players after a teammate’s death. His next field: Politics. Ellis McKennie is best known for his response to the death of his friend Jordan McNair. His desire to leave an impact guides his aspirations for the future....
2019-08-17 00:00

Damn near everyone is queer in the Borderlands franchise and I’m here for it A playable main character from the upcoming hybrid RPG/shooter Borderlands 3, The Beastmaster FL4K, will be a robot that identifies as non-binary and uses they/them pronouns. This may be the closest we’ve come to getting a playable, canonically trans...
2019-08-17 00:00

Murray to play in Winston-Salem, skip U.S. Open Scotsman Andy Murray accepted a wild-card invitation to next week's Winston-Salem Open to continue his singles comeback, but he has decided to skip the U.S. Open....
2019-08-17 00:00

The Londoner:Hedgehogs lose spikiest saviour Stanley Johnson stops HS2 fight | Replacement news on John Humphrys | No Balliol portrait for Bojo | CCHQ hires suggest election fever | Barack Obama's holiday reading list...
2019-08-17 00:00

Huawei boss: Britain won't say no to us over 5G roll out Huawei's founder and chief executive has said Britain "won't say no to us" over the firm's involvement in the rollout of 5G mobile internet infrastructure....
2019-08-17 00:00

Independents Are Losing Confidence in the Economy. That’s Bad News for President Trump Republicans and independents are losing faith in the economy at the steepest rates of Donald Trump’s presidency, signaling more trouble for his efforts to make economic growth a centerpiece of his re-election campaign. The University of Michiga...
2019-08-17 00:00

El Paso Mayor Says President Trump Called Him a RINO During Visit to Comfort Shooting Victims El Paso’s Republican mayor said Donald Trump criticized him during the President’s visit to the Texas city last week in the wake of the mass shooting that killed 22 people. Mayor Dee Margo said he told Trump he was spreading “misinf...
2019-08-17 00:00

Madoff whistleblower says GE is 'one recession away from Chapter 11' Harry Markopolos, the accounting investigator who accused General Electric of massive fraud on Thursday, is warning that the company could be in serious financial trouble -- and even go bankrupt -- if the economy turns south....
2019-08-17 00:00

Plastic straws are trash. Are there alternatives that don't suck? Many plastic straw alternatives present other problems for the planet or are unsuitable for people with disabilities, critics say.        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Dog saved one day before euthanasia to become senior living center 'house dog' “To think that this dog who never had anyone care for her, now has a community of folks looking after her is nothing short of amazing."        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash The Massachusetts RMV has now suspended more than 2,400 drivers for out-of-state violations that weren't processed. More are likely.        ...
2019-08-17 00:00

Stocks move broadly higher as turbulent week nears its end Stocks rose broadly in midday trading on Wall Street Friday as investors look to end a turbulent week on a positive note.       ...
2019-08-17 00:34

Boil water advisory in effect for some Pointe-Claire homes Residents are asked to be diligent and bring their tap water to a boil for at least one minute before drinking, brushing their teeth, preparing baby bottles and more....
2019-08-17 00:34

Hope Hicks rejects Dems' claim that she misled House Judiciary Committee Attorneys for former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Thursday said the longtime confidante of President Donald Trump stands by her testimony, disputing suggestions from House Democrats that she misled the House Judiciary Committee a...
2019-08-17 00:34

DCCC chief overhauls hiring operation after lawmaker outcry Rep. Cheri Bustos, chair of House Democrats’ campaign arm, is trying to hit the reset button after a tumultuous month — hoping to convince frustrated black and Latino lawmakers that she is taking diversity seriously while maintaining her focus on hol...
2019-08-17 00:34

Back to school: Best laptops for students As the new semester rolls around, students will need to secure a laptop for their everyday needs and studies. Here are some of the best laptops on offer....
2019-08-17 00:34

Spraying Antibiotics to Fight Citrus Scourge Doesn’t Help, Study Finds Researchers found spraying oxytetracycline on orange trees didn’t halt a devastating infection called citrus greening, but a more expensive method — injecting the trunks — holds some promise....
2019-08-17 00:34

A Russian ‘Spy Plane’ Was Spotted Over the Midwest. But It’s Totally Normal (Yes, Really) It reads like something out of a conspiracy theory. On Tuesday, Russia sent a surveillance plane over the Midwest, and the U.S. military didn’t do anything to stop it. Keen observers spotted the plane, a Tupolev Tu-154M, on commercial flight tr...
2019-08-17 00:34

The Trump Administration Just Backed the Sale of F-16 Fighters to Taiwan. China Won’t Be Happy (Bloomberg) –– The Trump administration has informally told Congress that it supports a potential sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, a move that will likely anger China at a key moment in trade talks with the U.S. The State Department h...
2019-08-17 00:34

All Elite Wrestling's Newest Signing Is As Divisive As Wrestlers Get By the strange but very real standards that govern these sorts of things, All Elite Wrestling’s video announcement on its Twitter page that it had signed Orange Cassidy earlier this week qualified as a relatively significant amount of fanfare. Contra...
2019-08-17 01:00