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The nominees for the Savanna Comics Choice Awards have been announced, and among those recognised was Soli Philander who was honoured with the Lifetime Achievem...

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Trump 'go back' row: President 'relies on racism' to consolidate power Donald Trump "relies on racism and division" to consolidate power and "it is time to move from his conception of America", one of the congresswomen at the centre of a race row surrounding the president has told Sky News....
19:00, 07/15/2019

Alan Tudyk on Firefly, K-2SO, and the comic book insanity of Doom Patrol Alan Tudyk has racked up an impressive resumé in his two decades as a Hollywood performer, starring as the wisecracking pilot Wash in Firefly, voicing K-2SO in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and stealing scenes in countless other properties. He’s also...
19:00, 07/15/2019

What are you reading in July? In our monthly book club, we discuss whatever we happen to be reading and ask everyone in the comments to do the same. What Are You Reading This Month?...
19:00, 07/15/2019

Newly crowned motorsport champion punished for unsportsmanlike behavior Formula E world champion Jean-Eric Vergne has been ordered to complete a day of community service for unsportsmanlike behavior in the penultimate race of the season in New York....
19:00, 07/15/2019

Top Court To Examine Abortion Laws After Plea Alleges Violation Of Rights The Supreme Court Monday agreed to examine the constitutional validity of certain legal provisions that allow abortion only to save the woman's life or in case of abnormal foetus and allegedly violate......
19:00, 07/15/2019

Act Against Those Forcing People To Chant Religious Slogans: Mayawati BSP chief Mayawati today alleged that a "wrong practice" of forcing people to chant religious slogans has begun in Uttar Pradesh and a few other states, while seeking tough action against it from the......
19:00, 07/15/2019

Watch: Summer jobs offered for those who love naps, pools and barbecue Odd and unusual summer jobs offered for 2019 include a luxury yacht tester, nap-loving "Snoozeterns," a "Poolhop" to hang out by hotel pools and a barbecue enthusiast "Chief Grilling Officer."...
19:13, 07/15/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Nigeria coach Rohr in no hurry to decide future Gernot Rohr says there is 'no hurry' for him to decide on his future as Nigeria coach after the team's defeat to Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final....
19:13, 07/15/2019

Electric car chargepoints to accept contactless payment next year News 15 Jul, 2019 Government “prepared to intervene” to force contactless payments on public chargers; Chargemaster announces contactless payment...
19:26, 07/15/2019

Trump accuses Democratic congresswomen of hating America, says they can leave U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday defended his attacks against four Democratic congresswomen, saying he was not concerned if people thought his tweets toward them were racist and accused the U.S. lawmakers of hating America....
19:39, 07/15/2019

Louisiana to release autopsy on dead civil rights activist found in car trunk A Louisiana medical examiner is set to release on Monday the results of the autopsy of a prominent civil rights activist and founder of an African-American history museum whose body was found in the trunk of her car in the state capital last week....
19:39, 07/15/2019

Mike Krzyzewski: Zion Williamson not in 'playing shape,' should've skipped summer league Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski said former Blue Devils star Zion Williamson should've skipped the NBA summer league because he's not in shape.       ...
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10 biggest questions for the MLB trade deadline A guide for what to expect – and not to expect – with baseball's trade deadline rapidly approaching.       ...
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Analysis: Djokovic looks like he could catch Federer, Nadal Analysis: Novak Djokovic never has been this close to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the Grand Slam trophy count       ...
19:39, 07/15/2019

Guatemala court blocks immigration pact with U.S. A top Central American court has blocked a controversial immigration agreement with the United States that seeks to mandate migrants from other nations like Honduras and El Salvador to first stay in Guatemala....
19:39, 07/15/2019

Teen girl bitten by shark while boogie boarding in Florida A 16-year-old girl survived being bitten by a shark while boogie boarding on vacation in Florida, according to new report. Jackie Jozaitis said she was in knee-high water off the coast of Amelia Island when she was attacked early Friday. “I fel...
19:39, 07/15/2019

Trump moves to limit eligibility for Central American asylum-seekers ​WASHINGTON — The Trump ​a​dministration unveiled new asylum rules Monday that would drastically limit the eligibility of Central American migrants to seek relief at the US-Mexico border. In a major migrant crackdown, asylum seekers making the danger...
19:39, 07/15/2019

Oil prices slip on mixed Chinese economic data, storm impact Oil prices fell on Monday on mixed Chinese economic data and signs that the impact of a tropical storm on U.S. Gulf Coast production and refining would be short-lived....
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Chinese data supports stocks as U.S. earnings season picks up A gauge of global stocks advanced on Monday as economic data from China came in as expected, although stocks on Wall Street were little changed as financials showed some weakness in the wake of Citigroup's earnings report....
19:39, 07/15/2019

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19:52, 07/15/2019

|Ugandaplans$263mvehicleplantwitheyeonregion Uganda will invest $40m in the first phase of a $263m vehicle-assembly plant with the view of starting production by mid-2021 to tap rising demand in the East African Community region....
19:52, 07/15/2019

You'll Never Guess What Meghan Markle and Billy Eichner Bonded Over at The Lion King Premiere Hakuna matata--Billy Eichner and Meghan Markle are basically pals now. Ok, so maybe we got a little ahead of ourselves, but the Lion King star and the Duchess of Sussex did have what......
19:52, 07/15/2019

Codebreaker Alan Turing Will Be on Britain’s New 50-Pound Currency LONDON — Codebreaker and computing pioneer Alan Turing has been chosen as the face of Britain’s new 50 pound note, the Bank of England announced Monday. Governor Mark Carney said Turing, who did ground-breaking work on computers and artif...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Gelael's withdrawal from Silverstone F2 round "matter of principle" Sean Gelael says his decision to withdraw from the Silverstone Formula 2 weekend was "a matter of principle", after receiving a penalty following an incident in practice...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Podcast: Could Bottas have beaten Hamilton in the British Grand Prix Whether Valtteri Bottas could have beaten Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton to British Grand Prix victory is the main talking point on the latest episode of The Autosport Podcast...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Kurt Busch "proud" of brother Kyle after Kentucky victory battle Kentucky NASCAR Cup Series winner Kurt Busch says he was "proud" of his brother, Kyle, for their fight for victory last weekend in which the two made contact...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Frijns: Recent bad form played on mind during New York Formula E win Envision Virgin Racing's Robin Frijns says his prior run of bad luck in Formula E played on his mind during his drive to victory in the New York finale...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Symantec ends talks to sell to Broadcom over price: sources Cybersecurity company Symantec Corp has walked away from negotiations to sell itself to chipmaker Broadcom Inc over price disagreements, people familiar with the matter said on Monday....
20:13, 07/15/2019

Exclusive: Canada set to postpone Huawei 5G decision to after vote, given sour ties with China - sources Canada is likely to postpone a decision on whether to allow China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to supply 5G network equipment until after the October federal election, given increasingly strained relations with Beijing, say three well-placed sources....
20:13, 07/15/2019

England captain Eoin Morgan was in line to bat in World Cup final super over, says Chris Woakes England captain Eoin Morgan would have brought himself in as the third super over batsman in Sunday's dramatic Cricket World Cup final, bowler Chris Woakes has revealed....
20:13, 07/15/2019

Ben Stokes wanted the ground to swallow him up three years ago... now he's a real hero I'm a bloke who loves watching Game Of Thrones or parking myself in front of a box set. But I don't believe that anyone can write drama, or manufacture any story that is as brilliant as the cricket we saw on Sunday at Lord's. Sport does not get any c...
20:13, 07/15/2019

England incorrectly awarded extra run in Cricket World Cup final after umpire 'error', claims Simon Taufel England were the beneficiaries of a "clear mistake" when they were awarded a vital extra run as they won the World Cup, according to former leading umpire Simon Taufel....
20:13, 07/15/2019

'Red Bull and you're likely to do anything': 4 kids stole car, drove nearly 600 miles across country A quartet of Australian children, one as young as 10 years old, went on a nearly 600-mile joyride before being found Sunday, local media reported.        ...
20:26, 07/15/2019

Giants’ Kam Moore arrested for punching woman unconscious New York Giants safety Kamrin Moore was arrested for punching a woman unconscious and stepping on her neck amid a violent domestic dispute, according to reports. “New York Giants safety Kamrin Moore was arrested over the weekend in Linden, New Jersey...
20:26, 07/15/2019

Cops hunt for creep who lifted woman’s skirt at subway station A creep followed a woman up the stairs at a Bronx subway station, lifted her skirt when they reached the street and then laughed when she confronted him, cops said. The 26-year-old victim told cops the man pulled up her skirt around 5 p.m. July 9 at ...
20:26, 07/15/2019

World hunger on the rise as 820m at risk, UN report finds Eliminating hunger by 2030 is an immense challenge, say heads of UN agenciesMore than 820 million people worldwide are still going hungry, according to a UN report that says reaching the target of zero hunger by 2030 is “an immense challenge”.The num...
20:26, 07/15/2019

Trump’s race fantasy is clear: the US as home for whites fleeing Europe | Zoe Williams ‘Go home’ he says to Democrat congresswomen. Meanwhile, on this side of the Atlantic, he tries to stoke fears about Muslims“Why don’t they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came?” Donald Trump wondered,...
20:26, 07/15/2019

Charlottesville white supremacist gets second life sentence, plus 419 years James Alex Fields Jr sentenced for killing Heather Heyer and injuring dozens during the ‘Unite the Right’ rally in 2017A man convicted of federal hate crime charges for deliberately slamming his car into a crowd of anti-racism protesters during a whi...
20:26, 07/15/2019

Scientists work out way to make Mars surface fit for farming Aerogel sheet mimics Earth’s greenhouse effect and could help to create fertile oasesFor future astronauts bound for Mars it will surely rank as a positive: when they sit down to dinner on the barren red planet, they should at least have plenty of gr...
20:26, 07/15/2019

How to Find Your Career Path Starting at a young age, most of us are questioned about what we want to be “when we grow up,” as if we should all have some singular career goal that we work towards our entire life. Unfortunately, it’s a little more complicated than that. And unlik...
20:39, 07/15/2019

Joe Biden’s cancer nonprofit is shutting down The nonprofit foundation established by former Vice President Joe Biden to find a cure for cancer​ after the death of the Democratic candidate’s son from the disease is shutting down, according to a report Monday. ​The Biden Cancer Initiative w...
20:52, 07/15/2019

Biden healthcare plan draws contrast with White House rivals Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden unveiled a $750 billion healthcare plan on Monday that he said would strengthen the Affordable Care Act, drawing a contrast with rivals who back a more sweeping "Medicare for All" government-run system....
21:00, 07/15/2019

The Best Amazon Prime Day 2019 Deals You Can Score at eBay, Target, Walmart, and Best Buy Amazon might be a monopoly, but it's not the only deals game in town. Here are the great sales you can shop at the competition including Apple Airpods, Google Home, Dyson vacuums, and more....
21:00, 07/15/2019

Officials say Harriet Tubman $20 bill design could never have been ready for 2020, report says Contradicting earlier reports that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin had delayed the introduction of a $20 bill featuring Harriet Tubman, current and former officials said the bill was never going to be ready for a 2020 introduction....
21:13, 07/15/2019

Biden, Sanders and Warren lead Trump in 2020 election matchup: Poll Biden's large lead over Trump is largely thanks to his performance among potential tossup voters. He has a 6-point advantage among suburbanites and a 4-point lead among independents....
21:13, 07/15/2019

China growing at slowest pace in decades not a sign of weakness China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter — the weakest pace since 1992. But the numbers may not be as gloomy for the world's second-largest economy as they appear, says Wang Tao from Swiss bank UBS....
21:13, 07/15/2019

Dude plays a 7:11 polyrhythm at a 7-Eleven on July 7 at 7:11 p.m. for 7 minutes and 11 seconds July 11 is an unofficial holiday for 7-Eleven fans nationwide. Recognized as 7-Eleven Day—or Free Slurpee Day to the locals—July 11th is a celebration in which patrons can enjoy one free small Slurpee at a 7-Eleven store between the hours of 11 a.m. ...
21:13, 07/15/2019

Baz Luhrmann's Elvis biopic finds its star: Austin Butler The steady stream of revelatory biopics continues with Elvis Presley, and it appears that Baz Luhrmann has found the young doe-eyed star to join Tom Hanks. After numerous screen tests, The Dead Don’t Die and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood’s Austin B...
21:13, 07/15/2019

Some whales 'whisper' to their calves to evade predators Along with dolphins, whales are widely considered the smartest animals in the sea, having developed brains and behavior that suggest intelligence and sophistication rarely seen in nature. But a new study theorizes that some species of whales have tak...
21:26, 07/15/2019

Apollo 11 flight director remembers historic mission to the Moon For many Americans, the first Moon landing serves as a historic -but distant- memory. Current generations learn about the event from parents or a textbook, but for flight director Gene Kranz the mission is personal....
21:26, 07/15/2019

Cyndi Lauper steps on bee at Los Angeles concert, pulls out stinger while singing Cyndi Lauper showed her “True Colors” at a Los Angeles concert over the weekend when the performer continued singing as she pulled out the stinger of a bee she had stepped on....
21:39, 07/15/2019

Hidden Facebook pages might reveal Marvel’s MCU Phase 4 secrets Aside from eight release dates for MCU Phase 4 films, we have no firm details about any of Marvel’s upcoming attractions. With Spider-Man: Far From Home already out, we might soon get actual titles for those upcoming movies since San Diego Comi...
21:39, 07/15/2019

New contraceptive vaginal ring prevents pregnancy for a year, gives women more control (Reuters Health) - A new contraceptive vaginal ring prevents pregnancy for a year and allows women to have complete control over conception, according to a report that details the results of two clinical trials testing the safety and efficacy of the ...
22:00, 07/15/2019

China to investigate local authorities' efforts to control African swine fever China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on local veterinary authorities in 10 provinces as it tries to slow the ongoing spread of the deadly African swine fever virus....
22:00, 07/15/2019

Nomura to pay $26.5m settlement to SEC Nomura will pay $26.5m (£21m) to settle charges in the US that it failed to properly supervise five former traders who lied to customers about mortgage bond prices....
22:00, 07/15/2019

Airfare to Europe is so darn cheap right now, you’ll kick yourself if you don’t go If you love Europe and appreciate a good bargain, you’re going to really love late summer and early fall, when you can fly there for under $400.       ...
22:13, 07/15/2019

Opinion: Phil Mickelson says he needed to make changes and he'll be better for it Phil Mickelson, who is 15 to 18 pounds lighter than he was 15 days ago, says he has 'so much energy, mental clarity' after six-day fast.        ...
22:13, 07/15/2019

Black model’s leg broken by gang of rugby players in South Africa 'racist attack' A BLACK model was brutally battered and left with a broken leg after star rugby players attacked her while she was with her white German boyfriend in an alleged racist attack....
22:26, 07/15/2019

2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 & R1M Unveiled Yamaha Motor Company has pulled the wraps off its flagship supersport motorcycle - YZF-R1 and higher-spec R1M - for the 2020 model year. The 2020 Yamaha R1 made a grand debut last weekend during the......
22:26, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 2-Italy's state railway picks Atlantia for Alitalia rescue Italy's state railway Ferrovie dello Stato picked motorway operator Atlantia as a partner to join a consortium of investors for the rescue of national carrier Alitalia, Ferrovie said on Monday....
22:39, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Mnuchin says Facebook cryptocurrency needs safeguards against money laundering U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Monday voiced serious concern that Facebook Inc's proposed Libra cryptocurrency could be misused for money laundering, adding to the growing regulatory skepticism of the social media company's digital asset pl...
22:39, 07/15/2019

Barry prompts flooding in Mississippi Tropical Depression Barry transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into what the state's governor described as "an ocean." (July 15)        ...
22:39, 07/15/2019

Accusers urge judge to hold Epstein until trial Lawyers for Jeffrey Epstein accusers urged a judge Monday to keep the wealthy financier behind bars until he goes on trial on federal charges that he sexually abused underage girls. (July 15)        ...
22:39, 07/15/2019

New Orleans Mayor: city 'spared' by storm The mayor of New Orleans says the city is "beyond lucky" after tropical storm Barry failed to cause significant flooding or damage in the city over the weekend. (July 14)        ...
22:39, 07/15/2019

AP Top Stories July 14 P Here are the top stories for Sunday, July 14th: New Orleans avoids worst of storm; Dozens dead in Nepal flooding; France celebrates Bastille Day; New York interrupted by power outage.        ...
22:39, 07/15/2019

Peter Thiel calls for CIA, FBI probe of Google over China ties Google was accused of sleeping with the enemy again this week when tech billionaire Peter Thiel called on the CIA and FBI to probe the search engine for its “seemingly treasonous” ties with China. Thiel, a venture capitalist and member of President T...
22:52, 07/15/2019

Facebook Faces Bipartisan Resistance to Cryptocurrency Plans U.S. officials ranging from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, a Republican, to Rep. Maxine Waters, the Democratic chairwoman of a powerful House committee, came out swinging against Facebook’s Libra project....
23:00, 07/15/2019

Black Homeownership Drops to All-Time Low While Hispanic homeownership rate is on the rise, the black homeownership rate has fallen 8.6 percentage points, hitting an all-time low in the first quarter of this year, according to census data....
23:00, 07/15/2019

| Wallabies the first step in an important challenge for Boks The Springboks are looking forward to getting the season underway against the Wallabies on Saturday in what promises to be an exciting season of international rugby....
23:00, 07/15/2019

The Right Time to Use the Bathroom on an Airplane Doing your business 35,000 feet up in the air is not just a cramped, uncomfortable experience. The whole process—when can I go and how do I physically reach my destination—is fraught with rules, regulations and etiquette principles to consider....
23:13, 07/15/2019

Teach Your Kid to Fix Stuff Around the House My single-parent mom couldn’t afford to hire a handyman to fix the house, so we did it all ourselves. Together we fixed windows, installed faucets, and rewired appliances. Even though we did it all out of necessity, I enjoyed doing projects with my m...
23:13, 07/15/2019

Update Your Logitech Wireless Dongle Right Now A few years ago, hackers discovered that they could remotely take control of a PC by exploiting a vulnerability in Logitech wireless dongles. According to The Verge, dongles that Logitech is shipping today are still vulnerable to the same remote acce...
23:13, 07/15/2019

Amazon Gets Loose With a Stool, Offers the Squatty Potty For $17 on Prime Day I don’t mean to alarm you, but you’re probably pooping all wrong. Luckily, there’s an easy solution: Squatty Potty, marked down to $17 today for Prime Day (discount shown at checkout)....
23:13, 07/15/2019

Why Your Toddler Gets Mad When You Give Them What They Wanted As soon as kids begin to talk—or even non-verbally indicate a preference—we start to give them choices. Do you want to wear the red shirt or the yellow shirt?Would you like a peanut butter or grilled cheese sandwich for lunch? Should we read Goodnigh...
23:13, 07/15/2019

Twitter’s faster, redesigned site starts rolling out to everyone It took quite some time, but the new Twitter.com is finally here. Months after teasing parts of it, Twitter has announced that it is now rolling out its redesigned site globally, which will bring people a web experience that's faster, easier to ...
23:26, 07/15/2019

Scotland generated enough wind energy to power its homes twice It's no secret Scotland has a lot of wind farms, but it's now clear just how much electricity those turbines can produce. Data from WeatherEnergy shows that Scottish wind turbines generated just over 9.8 million megawatt-hours of electricit...
23:26, 07/15/2019

Kickstarter has fewer video game projects, and that's a good thing Video game projects may have found their stride in the crowdfunding world. According to ICO Partners, fewer games are being pitched on Kickstarter, but a greater percentage are reaching their goals. And the total amount raised by gaming campaigns is....
23:26, 07/15/2019

8BitDo's latest controller has fully customizable buttons The latest controller from the minds of 8BitDo is fully customizable, allowing you to adjust button configurations and sensitivity levels for the joysticks, triggers and vibrations. Using 8BitDo's Ultimate Software, you can also set up macros fo...
23:26, 07/15/2019

Universal Security Instruments recalls smoke alarms TUCSON – Universal Security Instruments issued a recall for some of their smoke alarms over activation concerns. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, the department received several of the recalled alarms as part of a grant program. The alarms we...
23:26, 07/15/2019

First West Nile virus death reported for Maricopa County PHOENIX (KPNX) – The Maricopa County Department of Public Health is urging people to take caution after the first death in the county from West Nile virus was reported Thursday.   The person who died was older and had other health conditions. H...
23:26, 07/15/2019

Unifor backs UAW's 'nice and aggressive' start to contract talks Unifor President Jerry Dias doesn’t get a chance to sit across from Detroit 3 executives until the summer of 2020 -- all but one Canadian contract expires in September 2020....
23:26, 07/15/2019

Magna opens $1.38 billion paint shop in Slovenia The paint shop, which complements contract vehicle production at a Magna Steyr plant in Graz, Austria, started test runs in March. The new plant currently employs 200 people and is poised to employ an additional 200 workers....
23:26, 07/15/2019

Baby foods high in sugar, inappropriately marketed in Europe, reveal two UN studies Proper nutrition for newborn babies into early childhood is key to development and good health in later life, according to the Regional Director of the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) in Europe, as she launched two new studies on Monda...
23:39, 07/15/2019

Sources: Waived JR Smith not headed to Lakers JR Smith has been waived by the Cavaliers, but sources have told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that joining the Lakers and reuniting with LeBron James is unlikely....
00:00, 07/16/2019

Twitter launches its faster, cleaner design, including new color themes We’ve been hearing rumblings of a redesigned Twitter.com for months, but it’s finally here. The social network today revealed its new look – designed to better line up with its mobile apps – is rolling out to users today. Woah, what’s this? A shiny n...
00:00, 07/16/2019

Gorge from the consumerist trough and buy this Prime Day shit Today is Prime Day. That means you can get discounts on all manner of things. If you have an Amazon Prime account. Thing is, there are so many deals out there, how are you meant to know which ones are good? Well, luckily for you, we covered a wide se...
00:00, 07/16/2019

Sexual assault survivors are using this sex education app to regain confidence For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. With female sexuality being a taboo topic, Ferly — an audio app tha...
00:00, 07/16/2019

AR IN SOCIAL MEDIA: How immersive experiences drive sales, improve customer engagement, and boost awareness (FB, SNAP) This is a preview of the AR in Social Media research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Apps & Platforms industry research reports. Augmented reality's (AR's) ability to link our digita...
00:00, 07/16/2019

THE MONETIZATION OF OPEN BANKING: How legacy institutions can use open banking to develop new revenue streams, reach more customers, and avoid losing out to neobanks and fintechs Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Monetization of Open Banking research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Open banking has arri...
00:00, 07/16/2019

AOC fact-checked Trump's tweet seemingly telling her to 'go back' to 'broken and crime infested' country: I 'come from' the US Patrick Semansky, File via AP, Evan Vucci/AP Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hit back at President Donald Trump, saying the "corrupt" and "broken and crime infested" country he seemed to tell her to "go back" to early Sunday was the Unite...
00:00, 07/16/2019

Axios Peddles Shady Poll Pushing Attack on Progressive Dems On Sunday, Axios’ Mike Allen published a post highlighting an “exclusive poll” that claimed to show Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s negative effect on the Democratic Party’s standing with crucial swing-state voters. The post also noted how Rep. Ilhan...
00:26, 07/16/2019

Storm Area 51: US military fire warning shot at alien-hunters planning to charge at top-secret base The US Air Force have fired a warning shot at more than one million people who have signed up to an event to storm the top-secret Nevada military base Area 51 to "see them aliens"....
00:26, 07/16/2019

You're less empathetic when you've been drinking heavily A drinking experiment found that people seem to become less empathetic when they have a higher blood-alcohol level, but that this doesn't affect moral judgements...
00:39, 07/16/2019

Erdogan says S-400 missile system delivery will be completed next year Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the S-400 missile system delivery from Russia to Turkey will be completed by April 2020, according to Turkey's state news agency Anadolu....
00:39, 07/16/2019

U.S. judge slashes Roundup jury award to $25.3 million; Bayer still plans to appeal A federal judge on Monday slashed a damages award Bayer AG owed a California man who blamed Roundup weed killer for his cancer, to $25.27 million from $80.27 million, while rejecting the company's bid for a new trial....
00:52, 07/16/2019

Analysis: Novak Djokovic looks like he could catch Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal in Grand Slams Federer owns the men's record of 20 Grand Slam singles titles, Nadal has 18, Djokovic 16. The chase is really and truly on now.        ...
01:00, 07/16/2019

Kellyanne Conway defies House Oversight Committee subpoena over alleged Hatch Act violations White House adviser Kellyanne Conway defied a subpoena to appear before the House Oversight Committee on Monday to face questions over her alleged violations of the Hatch Act....
01:13, 07/16/2019

Trump broadsides unite warring Dems – but for how long? President Trump’s fiery attacks against a group of left-wing freshman congresswomen have effectively united Democrats against the White House, just as an internal battle involving those same lawmakers was tearing the caucus apart. ...
01:13, 07/16/2019

Neil Young, Bob Dylan perform together for 1st time in 25 years During a gig in Ireland, on Sunday evening, Bob Dylan invited Neil Young onstage for a rendition of the century-old hymm, 'Will the Circle Be Unbroken?'...
01:26, 07/16/2019

Paper Round: Pogba’s United exit unlikely due to £170m asking price "It’s a Manchester United-heavy Paper Round this Tuesday with Paul Pogba, David de Gea and Harry Maguire all featuring. Even the club’s former captain, Steve Bruce."...
01:26, 07/16/2019

Design duo: once-dingy St John's Wood flat is now a stylish home for an award-winning designer and his dog Award-winning interior designer Brian Woulfe saw that an unloved north-west London flat could be a superbly stylish home, blending its Edwardian heritage with cool modernity. And Chow the dog helped....
01:26, 07/16/2019

Rep. Al Green to force impeachment vote against Trump A Democratic lawmaker says he will force a vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump by next week, a dramatic step that could force the Democrat-led House to consider the measure for the first time, even over the objection of Spe...
01:52, 07/16/2019

Danielle Fishel Says She Hopes to ''Never'' Return to NICU After Newborn Son Is Discharged Danielle Fishel is finally able to bring her baby boy home. The Boy Meets World star is proud to share that her newborn son Adler is finally able to leave the Children's Hospital......
01:52, 07/16/2019

Making the Band Is Coming Back to MTV Prepare for the return of Making the Band. Sean "Diddy" Combs and MTV are reviving the classic reality competition show that put together bands like O-Town and Danity Kane.......
01:52, 07/16/2019

Kylie Jenner Claps Back at Influencer Amanda Ensing After Being Accused of Copying Photos Kylie Jenner is quickly becoming the Internet's new clap back queen. While the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star tried to enjoy a tropical vacation in the Turks and Caicos this......
01:52, 07/16/2019

Charles Schwab in Talks to Buy USAA Wealth-Management, Brokerage Units Charles Schwab is in talks to buy brokerage and wealth-management operations from USAA for roughly $2 billion, a move that would push the discount-brokerage pioneer further into financial advice....
02:00, 07/16/2019

Nomura Securities to Repay Customers $25 Million Nomura Securities agreed to pay customers $25 million after the SEC said bond traders at the investment bank inflated its profit in the sale of commercial and residential mortgage-backed securities....
02:00, 07/16/2019

Only One Thing Matters About the Mid-Engine Corvette: Price This is going to sound more and more obvious the more I get into it, but you’re going to be hearing a lot of even dumber stuff about the mid-engine 2020 Corvette in the coming days and weeks. People will argue about its power. People will argue about...
02:00, 07/16/2019

Someone Please Return My Rattlesnake, Radioactive Uranium, and My Open Bottle of Kentucky Deluxe In what sounds like an average Wednesday morning in Logan County, Oklahoma, police pulled over two people driving a stolen car last week with expired tags. Oh, and it was also filled with guns, a rattlesnake, a canister of uranium powder and an o...
02:00, 07/16/2019

How to set up a custom voicemail greeting on a Samsung Galaxy S10, in 2 different ways YouTube/MKBHD If you're setting up a new Samsung Galaxy S10, you should know how to set up your voicemail as well, so you never miss any important messages. To set up a personal voicemail greeting on a Galaxy S10, open its Phone app and call your vo...
02:13, 07/16/2019

The best back-to-school deals to shop on Prime Day 2019 — for all ages Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Prime Day 2019 is 48-hours this year, and we're keeping track of the best back-to-school deals below. We'll be updating this post in real-time, adding the best new deals as they surface and alerting you to sellouts. If ...
02:13, 07/16/2019

Two women in New Mexico, where Epstein owns a ranch, have accused him of sex abuse Two people have accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexual abuse in New Mexico, where the multimillionaire pedophile owns a sprawling ranch in the desert south of Santa Fe, a spokesperson for the state’s attorney general told The Post. The two alleged v...
02:26, 07/16/2019

Gory photo of Bianca Devins’ killing was on Instagram for hours: report Instagram allowed the account that posted a gory image of a slain teenage social media infulencer to stay active for nearly a day — and at one point even put a “sensitive content filter” over the sick picture and continued letting people ...
02:26, 07/16/2019

Kylo Ren Was Made For Devil May Cry 5 Sometimes a mod is worth looking at because it’s funny, or challenges your ideas about a game. In this case, a Kylo Ren mod for Devil May Cry 5 is about finding two things that were made for each other....
02:39, 07/16/2019

SpaceX astronaut mission looking 'increasingly difficult' in 2019: executive As Elon Musk's SpaceX closes in on the possible cause of a fiery explosion in April that destroyed one of its astronaut capsules, a company executive said on Monday its plan to launch humans into space this year looked "increasingly difficult."...
03:00, 07/16/2019

Who Says Zion Needs To Move To Be Great? “Is Zion Williamson too fat?” has been the controversy of NBA Summer League 2019 as the No. 1 overall pick is sitting out rest of the Vegas games due to a bruised left knee, depriving fans of mid-July slams and prompting them to wonder if the former ...
03:00, 07/16/2019

A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding While officials worked to restore power and remove fallen trees in Assumption Parish on Sunday, one hazard was notably absent in its towns as a major storm pushed north: flooding....
03:00, 07/16/2019

Sources: Cuban fined $50,000 for meeting leak Mavs owner Mark Cuban has been fined after leaking information about the vote to allow coaches' challenges during last week's Board of Governors meeting, sources said....
03:00, 07/16/2019

China Second Quarter GDP Growth Slows To 27-Year Low China has already slashed RRR six times since early 2018 to free up more funds for lending, and analysts polled by Reuters forecast two more cuts by the end of this year...
03:13, 07/16/2019

Tatkal Ticket Booking Rules, Charges, Timings, Other Details Here IRCTC Tatkal ticket rules: Tatkal booking opens at 10 am every day for AC classes and 11 am for non-AC classes a day in advance of actual date of journey....
03:13, 07/16/2019

Wholesale Inflation Eases To 2.02% in June Build up inflation rate in the financial year so far was 1.33 per cent compared to a buildup rate of 2.41 per cent in the corresponding period of the previous year....
03:13, 07/16/2019

Yankees waited long time for this Severino, Betances moment Luis Severino and Dellin Betances restarted throwing programs together Monday, their latest attempts at returning to the mound in time to make an impact this season. Neither has thrown a single pitch in the regular season because of shoulder injuries...
03:13, 07/16/2019

WWE Extreme Rules: How Brock Lesnar cash-in sets up huge SummerSlam Paul Heyman warned us, but even he couldn’t prepare us for what happened. WWE actually gave us a fitting Brock Lesnar moment to close one of its better pay-per-views. A portion of the fan base is sick of Lesnar being champion. So it’s understandable ...
03:13, 07/16/2019

NASA boss Bridenstine thinks we’d be on Mars already if politics didn’t get in the way NASA’s Mars exploration projects have yielded many surprising discoveries over the years, and we know more about the Red Planet today than we ever have before. However, the day when human astronauts make the trip to Mars will truly be a momento...
03:26, 07/16/2019

New Jersey police officer fatally shoots ex-wife, wounds boyfriend, prosecutors say A 24-year veteran of a New Jersey police department has been arrested Monday after shooting and killing his ex-wife and wounding her boyfriend, prosecutors say....
03:52, 07/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had mysterious passport, 'piles of cash,' and 'dozens of diamonds' in home safe: prosecutors Financier Jeffrey Epstein had a variety of items in a safe at his multi-story mansion on the Upper East Side of Manhattan that included a bogus passport and "dozens of diamonds," prosecutors revealed Monday as a judge said the registered sex offender...
03:52, 07/16/2019

Reason for massive NYC blackout remains a mystery Around 72,000 energy customers experienced a blackout in New York City on Saturday night as a massive power outage hit the metropolis's West Side — and energy officials still don't know why it happened....
03:52, 07/16/2019

Vivo Z1 Pro Set to Go on Sale in India at 12 Noon Today Vivo Z1 Pro is set to go on sale in India again today -- just days after its first two sale rounds. The phone will be available for purchase through Flipkart and the Vivo India e-store....
03:52, 07/16/2019

Trump tells White House counselor Kellyanne Conway to ignore congressional subpoena A government watchdog found that Conway violated the Hatch Act on numerous occasions by “disparaging Democratic presidential candidates” while speaking in her official capacity....
04:00, 07/16/2019

Trial begins with high stakes for U.S.-Turkey ties, ex-Trump adviser Flynn In a court case that could further strain American relations with Turkey and weigh on the sentencing of former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn, a criminal trial began on Monday involving a former Iranian-American business partner of Flyn...
04:00, 07/16/2019

France's Macron demands answers after dual national detained in Iran French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday demanded an explanation from Iran after the arrest last month of Franco-Iranian dual national Fariba Adelkhah, an incident that complicates Paris' efforts to defuse tensions in the region. ...
04:00, 07/16/2019

UK PM candidate Johnson declines to say if girlfriend will live with him in Downing Street Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain's prime minister this month, declined to say on Monday whether his girlfriend would live with him in the leader's official residence if he wins the contest....
04:00, 07/16/2019

A Blaring Message in Republicans’ Muted Criticism: It’s Trump’s Party The scant condemnation of the president’s remarks on four Democratic congresswomen reflected his tightening stranglehold on lawmakers of his party, and a collective eye on 2020....
04:13, 07/16/2019

Pence’s Border Trip Illustrates Conflicting Messages About Detained Migrants The Trump administration largely concedes that adult detainees experience grueling conditions in federal custody. But it also wants to appear sensitive to migrant children....
04:13, 07/16/2019

Trump’s Aides, Not Eager to Defend His Tweets, Also Don’t Condemn Them His staff was more frustrated that the remarks interrupted an intraparty Democratic fight between Speaker Nancy Pelosi and four freshman congresswomen, giving them a common enemy....
04:13, 07/16/2019

Man Utd news LIVE: Transfer latest on Harry Maguire, Pogba and Lukaku, Man United fixtures and pre-season tour Manchester United continue their pre-season preparations in Australia as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer seeks to build a squad capable of challenging for top honours in 2019-20....
04:52, 07/16/2019

Lindsey Graham tells Europe: We will sanction you 'to the ground' if you do business with Iran If European countries continue to support Iran's uranium enrichment, the United States should "grind them into the ground" with sanctions, Sen. Lindsey Graham said....
05:00, 07/16/2019

Facebook Needs 'Very High Standard' For Libra Coin: US Treasury Facebook must meet "a very high standard" before it moves ahead with its planned digital currency Libra, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday....
05:26, 07/16/2019

Australian Model, 25, Sentenced To Probation In Air Rage Incident An Australian model who assaulted a flight attendant and hurled obscenities while apparently drunk on a flight from Australia to Los Angeles was sentenced on Monday to three years' probation....
05:26, 07/16/2019

Pak Anti-Terror Court Grants Interim Bail To Hafiz Saeed, His 3 Aides Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and his three aides were granted pre-arrest bail on Monday by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan in a case pertaining to the banned outfit's......
05:26, 07/16/2019

This 56% Echo Dot price drop is still the Amazon Prime Day deal to beat Amazon Prime Day has been rolling for a while now, and we're seeing all manner of deals come out - but this one for the Echo Dot still remains one of the best.This is the lowest price we've ever seen for the Echo Dot (3rd generation), and f...
05:26, 07/16/2019

British Open: Why Tommy Fleetwood isn’t feeling any pressure PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Based on his performance in the biggest events the past few years, Englishman Tommy Fleetwood has been a player many have expected to break through and win a major championship. But he’s yet to break through. Fleetwood fi...
05:26, 07/16/2019

Yankees’ all-in approach means no one is off-limits As the Yankees pursue pitching help, for better or worse, here stands the reality about their farm system: No one is untouchable. No one should be unattainable. That speaks in large part to the strength of their major league roster, with positions an...
05:26, 07/16/2019

Video: Woman Sees Something Large Underwater - Human-Sized Jellyfish Lizzie Daly was diving off the coast of Cornwall in Britain on Saturday when she saw something large in the distance, and did a doubletake. Daly had seen a barrel jellyfish before, but nothing of this......
05:26, 07/16/2019

Democrat Beto O'Rourke trails Democratic rivals in cash contest Former Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke raised a lackluster $3.6 million for his struggling presidential campaign in the second quarter of the year, his campaign said on Monday....
05:39, 07/16/2019

Ice hockey in China may soon join basketball 'at the top of the charts' "In time, hockey will join basketball at the top of the charts in China," Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment's CEO, Scott O'Neil, said Monday....
05:39, 07/16/2019

Tech investor Peter Thiel thinks Elizabeth Warren is the most 'dangerous' Democrat against Trump Early Facebook investor and Trump supporter Peter Thiel weighed in on the Democrats taking on the president in 2020, saying he was "most scared' by Elizabeth Warren....
05:39, 07/16/2019

LVMH Buys Minority Stake in Stella McCartney House LVMH Möet Hennessy Louis Vuitton bought a minority stake in the British fashion house set up by Stella McCartney, giving the French luxury company a high-profile vehicle to tap growing demand for high-end clothing marketed as sustainable....
05:52, 07/16/2019

State GOP leader makes trip to Israel, blasts AOC Newly minted New York GOP Chairman Nick Langworthy said the visit ranked among his first priorities, especially in light of the rise in anti-semitism in New York and across the nation....
06:26, 07/16/2019

De Blasio calls Post ‘ludicrous’ for demanding his removal Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed it was “ludicrous” for The Post to demand he be removed or resign from office over his performance during the Manhattan blackout. “It makes absolutely no sense,” de Blasio told Errol Louis on NY1’s “Inside Cit...
06:26, 07/16/2019

Second Ave. subway escalators are already breaking down: MTA watchdog The escalators at the MTA’s newest subway stations are going down! Transit officials have struggled to keep the 32 escalators at 72nd Street, 86th Street and 96th Street in working order since the three Second Avenue subway stations opened on J...
06:26, 07/16/2019

Judge cites Post revealing NYPD failure to enforce Epstein check-ins The Manhattan federal judge overseeing Jeffrey Epstein’s case Monday cited an exclusive Post report revealing how the pedophile hadn’t ever checked in with the NYPD as required for sex offenders. As Epstein’s lawyers tried to argue why their client s...
06:26, 07/16/2019

US attorney tells jury crips member who shot FBI agent ‘intended to kill’ U.S. Attorney Richard Donoghue himself urged a jury Monday to convict a man accused of shooting an on-duty FBI agent in the back. “If I were to walk up behind Mr. Navarro right now and shoot him in the back, you’d think ‘he just tri...
06:26, 07/16/2019

Elon Musk: Next-gen Roadster will have thrusters hidden behind the license plate While Tesla has a few intriguing vehicles in the pipeline — from the Model Y to a rumored pickup truck — the company’s next-gen Roadster is undoubtedly the most exciting of the bunch. Originally introduced back in late 2017, the sec...
06:26, 07/16/2019

Tigers Bring Trevor Rosenthal Back To The Majors For Some Reason Here’s an alarming bit of news for MLB batters who value their personal safety: Trevor Rosenthal, who bombed out of the Nationals bullpen due to a persistent inability to throw strikes and get outs, is back in the majors, this time with the Detroit T...
06:26, 07/16/2019

This is the Travis d’Arnaud Mets dreamed of: ‘Coolest night ever’ Travis d’Arnaud is doing what the Mets dreamed of this year: helping in a playoff race, hitting for average and power, and absolutely killing the Yankees while he’s at it. All it took was getting out of Queens. The catcher delivered three home runs M...
06:39, 07/16/2019

Ilhan Omar calls out Trump for 'complete hypocrisy' – video Being critical of US policy isn’t the same as hating the US, argues Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar in an impassioned rebuke to Donald Trump’s tweets suggesting she should ‘go back to where she came from’. Omar told a media conference in Washingto...
07:00, 07/16/2019

NASA chief Bridenstine: 'Moon is the proving ground, Mars is the destination' During a press conference on Monday, Bridenstine said he and President Donald Trump are on the same page in regards NASA's primary objectives: Establish a permanent presence on the Moon, and then head to Mars....
07:13, 07/16/2019

Rogen, Eichner call for more openly gay characters in family films Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen aren't sure whether their characters in Disney's 'The Lion King' are gay, but say that more family films should include openly gay characters. (July 15)        ...
07:26, 07/16/2019

Did ICE raids happen? President Donald Trump says yes, but details remain unclear President Donald Trump claimed success on Monday, saying ICE immigration raids had already happened in several U.S. cities over the weekend.        ...
07:26, 07/16/2019

AI warns motorcycle riders before they turn too abruptly Researchers at ETH Zurich and KU Leuven propose an AI system that warns motorcycle riders when they're about to take a curve too sharply or quickly.Read More...
07:26, 07/16/2019

Fingerprint scanners offer precise security for Brazil’s elite. They’re also at the center of a class battle. An increasing number of buildings in Sao Paola, Brazil’s largest city, are either supplementing their doormen or replacing them altogether with cheaper but more efficient gadgetry....
07:39, 07/16/2019

|Sextapesandextortion:AtimelineofBlackCoffee'sstrugglewithpastcheatingscandals Amidst reports that Enhle Mbali has filed for divorce from husband Black Coffee (Nkosinathi Innocent Maphumulo), the DJs previous indiscretions have once again come to light....
07:52, 07/16/2019

Inside China's Exclusive Training Ground For Communist Party Cadres The lecturer stood in an airy hall, clicking through slides showing examples of how governments around the world improve their "environmental civilization" - a concept espoused by Chinese leader Xi......
07:52, 07/16/2019

Twitter says Trump’s tweet didn’t violate its rules against racism but won’t say why Twitter’s new policy for holding powerful leaders to account for engaging in hate speech and harassment received its first major test this weekend when President Trump called on several Democratic members of Congress to “go back” to their countries —...
08:00, 07/16/2019

Beto O'Rourke's presidential campaign raised only $3.6 million in the second quarter Beto O'Rourke's campaign for the 2020 election raised just $3.6 million in the second quarter of this year, putting him in the lower tier of candidates who have struggled to compete with the front runners....
08:00, 07/16/2019

20 years after deadly crane crash at Brewers' Miller Park, it's still 'an emotional roller coaster' In the two decades since the Big Blue crane collapse at Miller Park, construction sites have become safer for workers.       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Franchise-tag roundup: Robbie Gould, Grady Jarrett get new deals; Texans' Jadeveon Clowney doesn't 49ers kicker Robbie Gould and Falcons defensive tackle Grady Jarrett inked long-term extensions before Monday's deadline, but Jadeveon Clowney didn't.       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Mikolas, O'Neill lead Cardinals to 7-0 win over Pirates 7-0 Miles Mikolas pitched an eight-hitter and Tyler O'Neill hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 7-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Arsenal tops Rapids 3-0 in friendly match James Olayinka had a goal and an assist to lead Arsenal past the Major League Soccer's Colorado Rapids 3-0 in a friendly       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Red Sox taking chance on their own Tim Tebow There is a Tim Tebow-like experiment underway in Boston. The Red Sox signed Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks last week after selecting the former high school pitcher in the 31st round of the 2019 MLB draft. Franks received a $40,000 signing bonus, ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

James Paxton gave the Yankees what matters most In his past three starts, James Paxton has pitched 18 innings. He has struck out 21, walked four, given up just five runs. And, somehow, on Monday night, the Yankees lost their third of those three games. “It’s — ” Yankees manager Aaron Boone started...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Not even heartbreak can wipe away Yankees’ smile To steal a line from Bobby Bonilla of all people, Travis d’Arnaud, even in the game of his life, couldn’t knock the smile off Aroldis Chapman’s face. Did you see how the Yankees’ closer appeared practically bemused late Monday night, having just serv...
08:13, 07/16/2019

West Ham optimistic Sébastien Haller will join from Eintracht Frankfurt • West Ham need striker reinforcements after departures• Frenchman has scored 33 goals in 77 Bundesliga gamesWest Ham are increasingly confident of signing Sébastien Haller after holding positive talks with Eintracht Frankfurt on Monday.Manuel Pelleg...
08:39, 07/16/2019

Cricket World Cup win ‘is huge chance’ to get more children playing Governing body ECB urged to address ‘struggling’ state of grassroots gameEnglish cricket’s governing body has been urged to capitalise on the national team’s dramatic World Cup victory to increase the number of children playing the game.A lack of pla...
08:39, 07/16/2019

Google Not Biased Against Conservatives, Executive Says Google's top government affairs official said on Monday that the search engine does not discriminate against conservative viewpoints and that he will reiterate that to a US Senate panel on Tuesday....
08:39, 07/16/2019

Symantec Said to Have Ended Talks to Sell to Broadcom Over Price Symantec has walked away from negotiations to sell itself to chipmaker Broadcom Inc over price disagreements, people familiar with the matter said on Monday....
08:39, 07/16/2019

Turkey says EU decisions will not affect its energy activities off Cyprus European Union decisions to curb contacts and funding for Turkey over its drilling for gas and oil off Cyprus will not affect its determination to continue energy activities in the region, the Turkish foreign ministry said on Tuesday....
09:00, 07/16/2019

Johnson declines to say if girlfriend will join him in Downing Street Boris Johnson has again refused to talk about his private life, including if his partner would live with him in Downing Street if he becomes prime minister....
09:13, 07/16/2019

London mayor brands fatal stabbings 'human cost of austerity' Sadiq Khan has branded the rise in fatal stabbings a "human cost of austerity" as he urged both candidates vying to become the next prime minister to reverse police cuts since 2010....
09:13, 07/16/2019

My birth mom isn’t my real mom For 22 years, Antonia Picardi had no reason to think she was not related to her look-alike, blond-haired mom. People were always pointing out their similarities, saying she was the perfect combination of her Swedish mother, Allene, and her late fathe...
09:26, 07/16/2019

Singer becomes pioneer of #MeToo movement in Cuba HAVANA — Dianelys Alfonso has a bold presence — brightly colored tattoos, spandex bodysuits, Technicolor hair — and a clarion voice that won her the label “Goddess of Cuba” for her turns on songs ranging from ballads to reggaeton. Now she’s also the ...
09:26, 07/16/2019

I was a human pet after my family was killed in Rwandan genocide Running as fast as she could in the dark, terrified nine-year-old Marceline had no idea she was fleeing a genocide which would wipe out her entire family. She was one of hundreds of thousands of Tutsi people being hunted by the government-backed Hutu...
09:26, 07/16/2019

Some whales ‘whisper’ to their calves to evade predators Along with dolphins, whales are widely considered the smartest mammals in the sea, having developed brains and behavior that suggest intelligence and sophistication rarely seen in nature. But a new study theorizes that some species of whales have tak...
09:26, 07/16/2019

Lakeith Stanfield to star in adaptation of Top Chef contestant Kwame Onwuachi's memoir According to Variety, Lakeith Stanfield (best known for Atlanta and Sorry To Bother You, though he’s been everywhere lately) is set to star in a movie adaptation of Notes From A Young Black Chef, the memoir written by former Top Chef contestant—and c...
09:26, 07/16/2019

Pluto TV has picked up Bajillion Dollar Propertie$… for real this time Tonight, free TV streaming platform Pluto TV has announced that has picked up the rights to all four seasons of Bajillion Dollar Propertie$—one of the flagship shows of the long-dead Seeso service. Only three of those seasons actually made it to air ...
09:26, 07/16/2019

Pompeo says he hopes the US and North Korea can be 'more creative' in nuclear talks "I hope the North Koreans will come to the table with ideas that they didn't have the first time. We hope we can we be a little more creative too," says U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
10:00, 07/16/2019

NY Fed 'Empire State' factory index posts biggest gain in more than 2 years The New York Federal Reserve said its gauge of manufacturing growth in New York state returned to positive territory, suggesting regional activity was expanding again....
10:13, 07/16/2019

Warriors ready new basketball stadium, fueled by tech dollars The Golden State Warriors are weeks from opening a sleek $1.5 billion sports and entertainment complex in San Francisco thanks largely to a years-long tech boom that made it financially feasible, the team's president said on Monday....
10:26, 07/16/2019

Actor Steve Buscemi among de Blasio’s top 2020 donors “Fargo” actor Steve Buscemi is among the donors who gave the maximum $2,800 to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s struggling presidential campaign. Buscemi, a fellow Park Slope denizen, also helped de Blasio’s mayoral re-election race in ...
10:26, 07/16/2019

Judge rules neo-Nazi publisher should pay $14M for ‘troll storm’ A federal judge on Monday ruled that a publisher of a neo-Nazi website who instructed his followers to unleash a “troll storm” on a Jewish real estate agent should have to pay the victim $14 million. US Magistrate Judge Jeremiah Lynch’s ruling also r...
10:26, 07/16/2019

Buttigieg rips Trump, says white Americans ‘can’t be defensive’ when talking about race White Americans “can’t be defensive” when talking about race, according to Mayor Pete Buttigieg. “I think the challenge for white America is to realize that we can’t be defensive about this,” said the 2020 Democrat...
10:26, 07/16/2019

Meet ‘Ice Bae’: Latina Border Patrol officer taking social media by storm A female Border Patrol officer has gone viral — with social media users dubbing the woman #IceBae — on account of her dolled-up appearance. “Holy s–t…I think I’m coming down with a case of undocumentation,” w...
10:26, 07/16/2019

Inter to make renewed offer for Lukaku – reports "Inter Milan will reportedly make a renewed offer for Romelu Lukuaku as they continue their attempts to bring the Manchester United striker to Italy this summer."...
10:26, 07/16/2019

Global restrictions on religion increased over decade, Pew report Restrictions on religion are on the rise, not just under authoritarian regimes but also in European democracies, according to the US Pew center. It found Christians are harassed in 143 countries, and Muslims in 140....
10:26, 07/16/2019

Brentford striker Neal Maupay poised for imminent training return as transfer saga rumbles on Brentford striker Neal Maupay was expected to return to training on Tuesday after being sent home from the club's pre-season tour last weekend due to to the ongoing uncertainty over his future....
10:39, 07/16/2019

China says misleading to suggest it needs trade deal due to slowing economy China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that it was misleading to suggest Beijing needed a trade deal with the United States because its economy was slowing, following a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump....
10:52, 07/16/2019

Experian's quarterly revenue rises 4% on North America boost Experian, the world's biggest credit data company, reported a 4% rise in revenue on Tuesday, benefiting from higher business across automotive, health, business credit and decision analytics segments in North America, its largest market....
10:52, 07/16/2019

Australia watchdog says Vodafone misled customers over digital purchases Australia's competition watchdog said https://www.accc.gov.au/media-release/vodafone-to-compensate-customers-over-direct-carrier-billing-charges on Tuesday Vodafone had admitted that it misled thousands of customers for five years by charging them ...
10:52, 07/16/2019

Four dead and over 30 feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse At least four people have been killed and more than 30 are feared trapped in the rubble of a four-storey high residential building which collapsed in Mumbai....
11:00, 07/16/2019

Turkey says EU sanctions won’t deter from drilling activity Turkey says the European Union’s approval of an initial set of sanctions against Ankara won’t deter it from pressing ahead with efforts to drill for hydrocarbons off the island of Cyprus...
11:00, 07/16/2019

Police: New York man killed girlfriend, posted images of body online A 21-year-old New York man has been charged with second-degree murder for killing a 17-year-old girl and posting photographs of the crime to social networking sites, authorities said....
11:13, 07/16/2019

SpaceX Dragon capsule explosion blamed on titanium valve failure SpaceX announced Monday that the explosion of its Crew Dragon space capsule during an April test in Florida was due to the failure of a titanium valve....
11:13, 07/16/2019

United Autosports switches to ORECA chassis for 2019/20 WEC season The Anglo-American United Autosports squad will swap from a Ligier to an ORECA chassis for its maiden full-season World Endurance Championship LMP2 campaign in 2019/20...
11:26, 07/16/2019

Starting today, everyone’s desktop version of Twitter will look completely different If you open Twitter on the web today and are greeted with a completely new look, don’t be surprised. The company is starting to roll out an all-new user interface today for the desktop version of the social network, and there’s a lot that...
11:26, 07/16/2019

Missouri woman hunts down thieves, steals car back: report A Missouri woman with no background in investigating tracked down the suspects who stole her car, then stole the car right back, according to a Monday report. ...
11:39, 07/16/2019

Zoom’s scary webcam flaw also affects RingCentral and Zhumu Last week, video conferencing app Zoom had to make a major change to its service to fix a frightening webcam vulnerability. But new evidence disclosed by security researcher Karan Lyons shows that other conferencing apps like RingCentral and Zhumu ar...
11:52, 07/16/2019

'Apex Legends' will pit cheaters against each other Respawn may have a particularly poetic way to exact justice on Apex Legends cheaters: give them a taste of their own medicine. The studio has revealed that its anti-cheating efforts will include matchmaking between detected cheaters and spam account...
11:52, 07/16/2019

What's on TV: Shazam! This week more than one non-MCU superhero film that's worth watching is available, as Shazam! is released in 4K (and 3D, if you prefer), on disc and digital, and Fast Color makes its debut. On cable, Fear the Walking Dead is coming to a midseaso...
11:52, 07/16/2019

Man Utd to make David De Gea highest-paid goalkeeper in the world Manchester United are set to make David De Gea the highest-paid goalkeeper in the world after a breakthrough in talks to hand the Spaniard a new deal....
11:52, 07/16/2019

Is it too late for social media to contain bullying epidemic? When was the last time you were shocked by a nasty comment on your favorite social media site? It may help to know that you’re not alone. Instagram this month launched two new features on its platform meant to prevent bullying. One feature asks users...
12:00, 07/16/2019

North Korean nuclear envoy reported executed is alive: South Korea legislator A North Korean nuclear envoy who steered talks before a failed summit with the United States in February is alive, a South Korean legislator said on Tuesday, contradicting a South Korean news report that he had been executed....
12:13, 07/16/2019

Move over Trump: China's tweeting diplomats open fresh front in propaganda fight Tweets from Chinese diplomats abroad, including seasoned ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai, have opened a fresh front in Beijing's increasingly assertive approach to diplomacy and propaganda and may be a sign of things to come....
12:13, 07/16/2019

Why Do Women Love True Crime? Men are more likely to be involved in violent crime — as perpetrators and victims — but women love to read about it. Kate Tuttle considers the gendered attractions of the genre....
12:13, 07/16/2019

USWNT’s Ashlyn Harris calls former teammate Jaelene Hinkle ‘homophobic’ after old interview resurfaces USWNT’s Ashlyn Harris accused her former teammate, Jaelene Hinkle, of homophobia Monday after an old interview resurfaced on Twitter in which Hinkle spoke of her refusal to wear a pro-LGBTQ jersey....
12:26, 07/16/2019

Dutch court needs more time to rule on Crimean treasures An appeals court in Amsterdam says it needs more time to rule on the ownership of a valuable trove of historical artefacts loaned to a Dutch museum by four museums in Crimea shortly before the region’s annexation by Russia...
13:00, 07/16/2019

Sterling Falls on Renewed Brexit Fears The British pound fell after a debate between the U.K.’s leadership candidates appeared to raise fears of an abrupt Brexit, while stock markets paused ahead of U.S. bank earnings....
13:00, 07/16/2019

Bad Loans in Europe Tumble, but They Are Never Fully Gone European banks have cleared nearly half of the toxic loans off their balance sheets since emerging from a debilitating debt crisis. The only trouble: A chunk of those loans haven’t fully gone away....
13:00, 07/16/2019

| O'Connor signs with Reds in late World Cup move Australian bad boy James O'Connor is edging closer to a stunning return to the Wallabies after the Reds announced a new deal with the once-exiled utility back....
13:00, 07/16/2019

Would your mobile phone be powerful enough to get you to the moon? Many people who are old enough to have experienced the first moon landing will vividly remember what it was like watching Neil Armstrong utter his famous quote: “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.”. Half a century later, the...
13:13, 07/16/2019

Trump and his ex-banker treasury secretary are really scared of Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrency) US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin is apparently super concerned about the impact Facebook‘s Libra “cryptocurrency” will have on national security, reports Bloomberg. In a White House briefing, Mnuchin mirrored president Trump‘s recently-found toug...
13:13, 07/16/2019

'Meth-gators' - Police warn against flushing drugs Police in Tennessee have arrested a man after he reportedly tried to flush his drugs stash down the toilet - with police saying it could lead to "meth-gators" in Alabama....
13:26, 07/16/2019

'Karl Marx failed to consider software': billionaire Tom Steyer on inequality and his 2020 run The Democratic party mega-donor has to distinguish himself from other candidates with no widespread name recognition in the 2020 fieldTom Steyer entered the Democratic primary with a singular advantage: the largest fortune of any 2020 candidate. It c...
13:26, 07/16/2019

El Salvador: woman whose baby died in toilet birth back in court Evelyn Beatriz Hernández was jailed for murder after she was ruled to have induced abortionA 21-year-old woman who gave birth to a baby in a toilet in El Salvador has returned to court for a second trial for murder in a case that has drawn internatio...
13:26, 07/16/2019

EU expected to reject outright Johnson and Hunt's backstop plan Next PM will be told in ‘no uncertain terms’ that axing backstop amounts to no dealBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt’s Brexit plan to axe the Irish border backstop from the withdrawal agreement will be rejected outright by the European Union, EU sources ...
13:26, 07/16/2019

'Everyone is welcome to the party!': the B-52s on 40 years of new wave The band’s singer Kate Pierson talks about the joy and tragedy behind her favourite songs of their back catalogue, from Rock Lobster to Love Shack‘We never thought of ourselves as pop stars,” says Kate Pierson, reflecting on the B-52s’ 40 years of tw...
13:26, 07/16/2019

The colour and drama of the Cricket World Cup – photo essay Guardian and Observer photographer Tom Jenkins spent seven weeks working on the Cricket World Cup from the first game between South Africa and England at the Oval to the dramatic finale at Lord’s. His images here focus on the friendly and colourful t...
13:26, 07/16/2019

Netflix cuts controversial suicide scene from 13 Reasons Why The scene, which had been criticised by mental health experts, has been re-edited by the streaming service more than two years on from its releaseNetflix has removed a controversial suicide scene from its teen drama 13 Reasons Why more than two years...
13:26, 07/16/2019

AI Can Lead to Lower Dentist Bills Companies that provide business support to dentists are starting to use artificial intelligence to analyze X-ray images and automate certain steps in common procedures, pointing to the technology’s cost-cutting potential....
13:39, 07/16/2019

Police to charge suspect in US scientist’s slaying in Crete Police on the Greek island of Crete say a 27-year-old man will be charged with murder in the slaying of American scientist Suzanne Eaton, whose body was found last week in a tunnel...
13:52, 07/16/2019

7 Best Sugar-Free Desserts | Easy Sugar Free Sweets To Try At Home! Sugar free sweets and desserts are the best way to satiate your sweet tooth and not even feel guilty! We've got a list of sugar free recipes that you can try at home and gorge on sinful treats......
14:00, 07/16/2019

Football transfer rumours: Gareth Bale back to Spurs for £54m? Today’s fluff is ready for anythingIt’s Gareth Bale’s birthday and among the popping corks and sounds of party horns being blown there is also talk of happy returns, chiefly a move back to Tottenham Hotspur, the club that helped transform Bale from a...
14:13, 07/16/2019

New Zealand coach: ICC should consider trophy share in future after final drama • Black Caps coach declines to blame umpiring error for loss• Stead says losing in such a manner a ‘very hollow feeling’The New Zealand coach, Gary Stead, has shrugged off the debate over whether an umpiring error denied the Black Caps World Cup fina...
14:13, 07/16/2019

NRL's first female referee Belinda Sharpe hopes to inspire future generations Sharpe will take control of Broncos-Bulldogs game‘An historic moment for the game,’ says Todd GreenbergBelinda Sharpe is hoping her historic appointment will inspire a generation of female referees to follow her example and officiate NRL games in the...
14:13, 07/16/2019

True-crime writer accused of making up interviews with serial killers A popular true-crime writer has been accused of making up interviews with many of the world’s most high-profile serial killers, including Ted Bundy, Jeffrey Dahmer and Charles Manson. Paul Harrison, 59, the author of more than 33 books, is a fo...
14:26, 07/16/2019

Abbott to hike production of lower-cost glucose monitors as diabetes soars Abbott Laboratories plans to ramp up manufacturing capacity for its lower-cost continuous glucose monitor, the FreeStyle Libre, by three to five times in the next few years, aiming to reach millions more patients worldwide, the company told Reuters....
14:39, 07/16/2019

Luke Rowe: 'If people call it domination, I take that as a compliment' He's helped his teammates to Tour de France glory in each of the last four years. Welshman Luke Rowe is one of the unsung heroes of the Tour. Speaking to DW, he discusses the dominance of Team Ineos, and its fragility....
14:39, 07/16/2019

Mystery of universe’s expansion deepens with new cosmic calculation Cosmologists have two clashing measurements of the universe’s expansion, and a new method of measuring surprisingly doesn’t match up with either. What gives?...
14:52, 07/16/2019

|CourtdelaysPeterMoyodismissalcaseagainstOldMutual The High Court in Johannesburg has postponed to Thursday the case brought by former Old Mutual CEO Peter Moyo against his axing by the financial services firm....
14:52, 07/16/2019

Trump answers racism accusation with a charge of his own: Anti-Semitism In the war of words with four minority lawmakers, the charge that Trump and some of his allies chose to lob most aggressively was the accusation of anti-Semitism....
14:52, 07/16/2019

‘Stranger Things’ found to be Netflix’s second most popular show – and #1 is pretty surprising Stranger Things debuted on Netflix three years ago this week, and unless you’ve been living under a rock you’re probably aware that it’s exploded in popularity in a big way since then. In fact, when respondents to a new survey were ...
14:52, 07/16/2019

Shocking Photo Of Couple Kissing Next To Hunted Lion Causes Outrage A shocking photograph that is going viral online shows a couple kissing next to a lion they hunted. Darren and Carolyn Carter, a trophy hunting couple from Canada, posed for the picture in South......
15:00, 07/16/2019

AMD Ryzen processors are now outselling Intel in Asia, report claims AMD’s Ryzen processors have experienced a big sales spike following the launch of Ryzen 3000 products over in Asia, cutting deeply into Intel’s CPU turf, according to a fresh report.The report in question from Danawa Research (highlight...
15:13, 07/16/2019

Office 365 banned from schools in privacy row Microsoft's Office 365 software has been banned in part of Germany following fears over data privacy.The cloud-based online suite has been barred for use in schools in the state of Hesse after lawmakers ruled it was gathering information from us...
15:13, 07/16/2019

Italian police detain 3 men, seize missile, weapons, Nazi memorabilia Three men were detained in northern Italy after police uncovered a stash of automatic weapons, a missile and material featuring Nazi symbols, officials said Monday....
15:13, 07/16/2019

Amazon offers $10 to Prime Day shoppers who hand over their data Amazon.com Inc has a promotion for U.S. shoppers on Prime Day, the 48-hour marketing blitz that started Monday: Earn $10 of credit if you let Amazon track the websites you visit....
15:13, 07/16/2019

U.N. report: Nearly half of North Koreans are undernourished Nearly half of North Koreans don't have enough to eat, a report released by the United Nations said, as the country continues to face a food shortage exacerbated by drought and a poor harvest this year....
15:26, 07/16/2019

eBay just launched a slew of new anti-Prime Day deals Amazon’s second day of Prime Day deals has already started, but that doesn’t mean that Amazon is the only place to shop discounted products in the middle of the summer. All of Amazon’s main rivals have launched deals events of their...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Galaxy Note 10 might be even faster than the S10 and OnePlus 7 Pro, new leak teases Qualcomm on Monday unveiled a brand new version of its Snapdragon 855 platform that powers several Android flagships this year, including the Galaxy S10 phones and the OnePlus 7 series. At the time, we wondered whether the upgraded 855 Plus would be ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

50 years ago, Ted Kennedy veered off a Chappaquiddick bridge and caused a woman's death Sen. Edward M. Kennedy's sedan veered off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island and plunged into a pond 50 years ago Thursday.        ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

NKorea floats idea of lifting weapons test freeze North Korea says it is rethinking whether to abide by its moratorium on nuclear and missile tests and other steps aimed at improving ties with the US. The statement blames upcoming regular US-South Korean military drills. (July 16)    ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Spaceflight and Spirituality, a Complicated Relationship The earliest days of American human spaceflight were dominated by white Christian protestants. Does religion have a place in the future of space exploration?...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Apollo 11 astronauts returning to launch pad 50 years later This March 30, 1969 photo made available by NASA shows the crew of the Apollo 11, from left, Neil Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, module pilot; Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin, lunar module pilot. Apollo 11 was the first manned mission to t...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Firefighters issue warning about power strips after fire on south side TUCSON – Although useful,  if power strips get overloaded, they can become very dangerous, according to firefighters with Rural Metro Fire Department. According to RMFD, a recent fire near Palo Verde Rd and Drexel Ave. was caused by a power sti...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Tucson native Alex Verdugo homers again as Dodgers beat Phillies PHILADELPHIA – Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers.  In Monday’s win, he’d have three hits, score three runs, smack 2 RBI’s and smack a home run. Here’s more: Former Sah...
15:39, 07/16/2019

The monsoon ebbs while the heat is turned back on TUCSON – The weekend was feeling very monsoon-like. Most of Tucson picked up some much needed rain. The pattern is about to shift to what we’ve seen recently: hot and dry. An excessive heat warning is in place for all of Tucson for Tuesda...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Tips on National Pet Fire Safety Day TUCSON- Today is recognized as National Pet Fire Safety Day. On this day it is important to be reminded how to keep your furry friends safe in case of a fire. Fire officials shared some tips on how to be prepared in case of a fire: Keep leashes and ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Renewing racist criticism, Trump says many agree with him WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are planning a vote on a resolution that condemns President Donald Trump’s racist comments about four congresswomen of color. The proposed measure says Trump’s words “have legitimized and increased ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Trump administration announces asylum restrictions TUCSON –The Trump administration announced a new rule that would make it a lot more difficult for migrants to seek asylum in the United States. The rule would end protection for those who came to the US through Mexico but did not first apply fo...
15:39, 07/16/2019

County Recorder: Sanctuary city petition meets requirements to be placed on ballot TUCSON – The Old Pueblo has taken a major step in becoming the first sanctuary city in the state after the Pima County Recorder’s Office officially certified that the initiative had met its requirements to be placed on the November ballot...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Save 25% On the Best Kitchen Thermometer For Prime Day Summer barbecue season might be drawing to a close, but a good meat thermometer can come in handy all year long, and you can score a rare 20% discount on the best one today for Prime Day....
15:52, 07/16/2019

Emmy Nominations 2019: What to Watch For Will Julia Louis-Dreyfus have a shot at winning the most acting Emmys ever? Is “Game of Thrones” still in favor? In a few hours, we’ll know the answers to those questions and more....
15:52, 07/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo profit beats estimates on cost controls, rise in loans Wells Fargo & Co beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the fourth-largest U.S. bank benefited from an uptick in lending and aggressive cost cutting....
15:52, 07/16/2019

UPDATE 2-Johnson & Johnson beats profit estimates on pharma strength, raises sales outlook Johnson & Johnson raised its full-year sales forecast as demand for its cancer drugs Darzalex and Imbruvica helped it exceed estimates for second-quarter profit on Tuesday....
15:52, 07/16/2019

Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump said his administration would investigate accusations that Google worked with the Chinese government, but gave no other details in his early morning tweet on Tuesday....
15:52, 07/16/2019

Ravel Morrison signs for Sheffield United "Ravel Morrison has joined Sheffield United on a one-year deal with the option for an extension after the 26-year-old impressed during a trial period."...
16:00, 07/16/2019

Yes Bank Shares Surge, Reclaim Rs 100-Mark After 7 Sessions Yes Bank stock price news: Yes Bank share price today: Yes Bank shares jumped 10.89% jump from their previous close of Rs 93.20 apiece on the BSE. On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), Yes Bank......
16:00, 07/16/2019

From Sheffield United to Milan: our writers pick their favourite kits It’s that time of the year when clubs bring out their strips for the coming season, so which ones do we look back on fondly?There’s history behind this one. It was the first ever fluorescent outfield shirt (according to Umbro, at least) and kicked of...
16:13, 07/16/2019

Oil steadies as U.S. supply concerns ease but Iran tensions loom Oil prices steadied on Tuesday as a resumption of production in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Barry and a boom in U.S. supply from shale oil countered tensions in the Middle East....
16:13, 07/16/2019

Ryanair halves 2020 growth plans on Boeing MAX delays Ryanair has halved its growth plans for next year due to delays in deliveries of Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet, lifting shares in rival European airlines which had feared a surge in new capacity would drag down ticket prices....
16:13, 07/16/2019

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates to Democratic Presidential Candidate Tulsi Gabbard Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has donated thousands of dollars to Democratic presidential hopeful and U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard, according to newly released documents from the Federal Election Commission. Dorsey donated $2,800 to Gabbard’s primary ...
16:13, 07/16/2019

Amazon Says It Will Retrain Workers It’s Automating Out of Jobs. But Does 'Upskilling' Even Work? Amazon made waves when it announced late last week that it planned to spend $700 million to retrain one-third of its U.S. workforce—100,000 employees—as part of its ‘Upskilling 2025’ initiative. The sizable commitment, which the Wall Street Journal n...
16:13, 07/16/2019

Anker Saved Its Best PowerCore Battery Deals Ever For Prime Day In addition to our slate of Kinja Deals-exclusive Anker Prime Day deals, Amazon’s most popular gadget charging company is also running the best prices ever on a few of its ever-popular PowerCore battery packs, for one day only.Read more......
16:13, 07/16/2019

Jordan appoints new ambassador to Qatar, two years after downgrading ties Jordan appointed a new ambassador to Qatar on Tuesday, a step toward restoring normal relations two years after it withdrew its ambassador in solidarity with Gulf Arab allies who severed ties with Doha....
16:13, 07/16/2019

French environment minister quits over spending criticism French environment minister Francois de Rugy resigned on Tuesday following reports by an investigative website about his high spending on private dinners and renovations to his ministry residence....
16:13, 07/16/2019

Thai coup leader's new cabinet sworn in pledging loyalty to king Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Tuesday swore in the cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, a former army chief who seized power in a 2014 coup....
16:13, 07/16/2019

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reopen....
16:13, 07/16/2019

Bipartisan bill would handcuff Trump on China concessions Senators are introducing a bipartisan bill that would clamp down on U.S. companies from doing business with Chinese tech giant Huawei, the latest effort to ensure President Donald Trump takes a hard line in his trade talks with China.Sens. Tom Cotton...
16:26, 07/16/2019

Florida man used Taser to fend off bystanders following crash, police say A Florida man was arrested Monday after police say he caused a car crash and then used a Taser to threaten bystanders who'd gathered at the accident scene....
16:26, 07/16/2019

Bikini-clad woman, 69, reported missing after hiking in Mojave Desert in California amid heatwave California search crews Tuesday again braved sweltering temperatures to scour the Mojave Desert for a 69-year-old bikini-clad Arizona woman who vanished Friday while hiking with her husband -- and who reportedly had no supplies to sustain her in the ...
16:26, 07/16/2019

Finland hosts first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship In the world of bizarre competitions, it probably doesn’t get much stranger than the first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship that took place Thursday in Finland....
16:39, 07/16/2019

Zimbabwe public workers threaten strike over wages Zimbabwe's public workers on Tuesday said they would go on strike if the government failed to increase their wages to at least $475 per month for the lowest paid employee, as resurgent inflation returned....
16:39, 07/16/2019

North Korean Envoy, Said To Be Executed, Is Alive: South Korean Lawmaker A North Korean nuclear envoy who steered talks before a failed summit with the United States in February is alive, a South Korean legislator said on Tuesday, contradicting a South Korean news report......
16:52, 07/16/2019

BJP, Trinamool Supporters Clash In Bengal; Bombs Thrown In Front Of Cops Bombs flew in front of the Bongaon municipality, 80 kilometres north of Kolkata, this afternoon over a trust vote in the civic body over which the Trinamool Congress is trying desperately to retain......
16:52, 07/16/2019

Government Suspends Dealings With Pilatus Aircraft Over Corruption The Defence Ministry has suspended all business dealings with Switzerland-based Pilatus Aircraft Limited for one year following charges of payment of kickbacks in the sale of 75 basic trainer aircraft......
16:52, 07/16/2019

UP Blacklists NSUI Leader, Priyanka Gandhi Questions BJP's "Dictatorship" Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi condemned the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the Yogi Adityanath-led government in Uttar Pradesh dissolved the Allahabad University Student Union and......
16:52, 07/16/2019

Amazon gives $10 to Prime Day shoppers who cough up personal data Amazon has a promotion for US shoppers on Prime Day, the 48-hour marketing blitz that started Monday: Earn $10 of credit if you let Amazon track the websites you visit. The deal is for new installations of the Amazon Assistant, a comparison-shopping ...
17:00, 07/16/2019

‘It’s too condensed’: Justin Rose criticises new majors schedule • Former world No 1 says four in four months harms preparations• Rose targeting second major win in Open at Royal PortrushJustin Rose has broken ranks from golf’s leading players by criticising the new schedule for 2019 that features four majors in a...
17:00, 07/16/2019

Double whale breach off Australia coast thrills tourists 'within meters' of scene A group of whale watchers off Australia’s Gold Coast captured incredible video of two of the sea creatures “double breaching” within feet of their boat....
17:26, 07/16/2019

Homebuilder sentiment ticks up slightly, as housing shortage intensifies Builder confidence for single-family homes rose just one point to 65 in July, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI)....
17:26, 07/16/2019

Lunar eclipse 2019 UK: Everything you need to know as partial eclipse falls on Apollo 11 50th anniversary A partial lunar eclipse is set to be visible from the UK on Tuesday, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its mission to the Moon....
17:39, 07/16/2019

Labour body to back Panorama anti-Semitism whistleblowers Whistleblowers who spoke to the BBC Panorama programme about anti-Semitism in the Labour Party will be given support by the body representing hundreds of MPs and peers....
17:39, 07/16/2019

Accountant had 1,700 upskirting images when held in Topshop An accountant caught trying to take upskirt films of female shoppers at Topshop in Oxford Street had a stash of 1,700 similar clips and images on his mobile phone, a court was told....
17:39, 07/16/2019

Prime Day 2019: Top kitchen deals right now on Amazon Spring cleaning has given way to summer spending, and now your kitchen needs an update. Jump start healthy eating — it’s bikini weather, after all — with 35 percent off Vitamix Blenders, or finally get what all the Instant Pot hype ...
17:52, 07/16/2019

Facebook’s Digital Currency Plan to Face Questions by Congress (WASHINGTON) — Facebook’s ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers, as it’s shadowed by negative comments from President Donald Trump, his treasury secretary and the ...
17:52, 07/16/2019

Emmys nominations 2019: Complete list of nominees announced There’s still no host attached — but the 2019 Emmy Award nominees are officially being confirmed Tuesday. Will “Game of Thrones” scorch the competition like an angry dragon? Can Sandra Oh make history as the first Asian American wom...
17:52, 07/16/2019

Facebook to defend plans for cryptocurrency before Senate committee Facebook has pitched the cryptocurrency as a way to bridge a gap in the financial system for those who lack access to traditional banking. But regulators around the world and U.S. lawmakers have questioned the plan....
18:00, 07/16/2019

When Phil Simms thinks the Giants will turn to Daniel Jones Phil Simms sees some of himself in Eli Manning. He thought he still had something left in 1994, coming off a playoff win. The Giants didn’t, so they cut him. Manning didn’t lead the Giants to the postseason last year — or anywhere c...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Lakers’ Anthony Davis doomsday scenario gives Knicks hope The Knicks’ plans of landing at least one superstar this offseason in NBA free agency went up in smoke, but Anthony Davis just gave them a glimmer of hope for next summer. During an interview with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols, Davis was asked wh...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Parlay some common sense into chance for NBA winnings NBA futures markets continue to be in constant flux with blockbuster signings and trades making headlines through the summer. Has the dust finally settled? Let’s assume for now it has. Here are the latest odds to win the 2020 NBA championship from Wi...
18:13, 07/16/2019

The rise and fall of French cuisine French food was the envy of the world – before it became trapped by its own history. Can a new school of traditionalists revive its glories? By Wendell SteavensonIn 2006, after years reporting in the Middle East, I moved to Paris. It was an accidenta...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Stephen Colbert on Trump's racist attack: 'A new personal best in being the worst' Late-night hosts discussed Trump’s attack on four Democratic congresswomen of colour and his decision to stand behind itLate-night hosts took apart Donald Trump’s Twitter attack on Democratic congresswomen Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashid...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Berlin buys 670 flats on Karl-Marx-Allee from private owner Move to renationalise buildings follows protests over rising property prices in the cityThe state of Berlin has bought back 670 apartments on the historic Karl-Marx-Allee from a private owner after decades of property privatisation in the German capi...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Boris Johnson's early days as mayor: 'It was total, total chaos' The politician’s years in London’s City Hall give clues to his possible working style as PMBoris Johnson had been mayor of London for 115 days when the rest of the world got its first glimpse of the idiosyncratic charms that had helped him bag the jo...
18:13, 07/16/2019

'We will not be silenced': squad Democrats decry Trump attacks – video Four Democratic congresswomen of color known as the 'the squad' accused Donald Trump of using racist attacks to try to sow division and distract from failed policies on immigration, health care and taxation. 'This president does not know how to make ...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Sony's A7R Mark IV mirrorless camera packs a 61-megapixel sensor Sony has again put its rivals on the back foot with the launch of the A7R IV full-frame mirrorless camera. It packs a 61-megapixel back-side illuminated sensor with 15 stops of dynamic range, delivering the highest resolution yet for a full-frame cam...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Uber and Lyft allegedly paid drivers to rally against employee status There is seemingly no end in sight for Uber and Lyft's ongoing worker status dispute. The raging debate has seen battles in the UK Supreme Court, multimillion-dollar lawsuits, driver strikes and only a few small victories for labor groups. Now, ...
18:13, 07/16/2019

The best GPS running watches for 2019 By the time this story is published, it will probably not be good running weather. Throughout much of the US, at least, it will be hot and humid and often rainy. But for those of us who love the sport, it will be peak marathon-training season, with t...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Tesla raises base prices for Model S and Model X Yes, Tesla is still fiddling with prices -- and whether or not you like it depends on which electric car you were looking for. The company has once again dropped the Standard Range versions of the Model S and Model X, raising the respective base pri...
18:13, 07/16/2019

CQS looking to grow U.S. presence under new CEO Rolet CQS, the London-based global multi-strategy credit-focused asset management firm with $17.7 billion in assets, is looking to grow its presence in the United States, Xavier Rolet, who took over the......
18:13, 07/16/2019

Germany's Selmayr to quit as top EU civil servant Secretary-General Martin Selmayr looks set to quit next week. The German drew rebukes last year over his sudden rise to Commission general secretary and combatant advocacy for outgoing president Jean-Claude Juncker....
18:26, 07/16/2019

Chancellor Angela Merkel as art motif As she turns 65 on July 17, DW looks at how the German Chancellor has been depicted by artists. Across nearly 15 years in high office, Angela Merkel has graced everything from "Time" magazine to city street art walls....
18:26, 07/16/2019

Kylie Jenner Gets Candid About Battling Anxiety, Losing Friends and Finding Herself Again Kylie Jenner is wearing her heart on her sleeve. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star opened up about her personal journey and her battle with anxiety in an Instagram post on......
18:39, 07/16/2019

Vistara Flight Lands In Lucknow With Just 10 Minutes Of Fuel Remaining A Vistara flight from Mumbai to Delhi with 153 on board ended up in a precarious situation on Monday when it was diverted to Lucknow and landed with very low fuel levels....
18:39, 07/16/2019

Pound hits 27-month low as no-deal Brexit fears grow - as it happened Sterling is sliding as UK and Brussels head for fresh clash over the Irish BackstopPound slides as Hunt and Johnson say backstop is deadPound hits 27-month low vs dollar, 6-month low vs euroConservative leadership rivals hurt sterlingWeaker pound wil...
18:52, 07/16/2019

Buttigieg, Biden lead the 2020 Democratic money race — see how the field stacks up Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren entered July with the most money on hand as they jockey for position in the 2020 Democratic primary....
18:52, 07/16/2019

Justice Department will not charge New York City police involved in death of Eric Garner The decision comes almost exactly five years after Garner died on Staten Island, New York, after New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo put him in a headlock....
18:52, 07/16/2019

Stronger Dollar Looms Large This Earnings Season The dollar has remained steady despite expectations for lower interest rates, posing a challenge for large multinational companies that need to convert foreign profits into the U.S. currency....
19:00, 07/16/2019

Fed's Rate Cut Plans Stop Making Sense The facts have changed, but the Federal Reserve sure doesn’t seem like it is changing its mind on leaning toward an interest-rate cut at its policy meeting later this month....
19:00, 07/16/2019

Banks Get the Late-Cycle Blues Quarterly results from a trio of big U.S. lenders showed slowing loan growth and declining net interest margins. Goldman Sachs looks less impacted than peers thanks to a diversification drive but, if the economic cycle does turn, none look attractive...
19:00, 07/16/2019

Bank of Canada to Introduce Enhanced Risk-Free Rate Benchmark in 2020 The Bank of Canada said it expects to launch an enhanced version of its overnight risk-free interest rate benchmark next year, part of a global effort to transition financial markets away from using rates derived from bank estimates....
19:00, 07/16/2019

Stephen King slams President Trump in scathing tweet: 'The armbands come next right?' The "master of horror" is horrified. Author Stephen King took to Twitter Sunday to denounce President Donald Trump.        ...
19:00, 07/16/2019

North Korea floats idea of lifting weapons test moratorium The Foreign Ministry’s statement appears aimed at applying more pressure on the U.S. as the two countries attempt to resume nuclear diplomacy.        ...
19:00, 07/16/2019

Retail sales up in June as second quarter finishes strong Retail sales in the United States totaled nearly $520 billion in June, a 0.4 percent increase from the previous month and 3.4 percent higher than the same month a year ago....
19:13, 07/16/2019

Priest's son charged in murder of American biologist in Greece as grisly new details emerge An American scientist found dead in a bunker on Crete used by the Nazis during World War II was choked to death by a man—the son of a priest-- who raped her after mowing her down with his car, Greek police said Tuesday....
19:13, 07/16/2019

Colombian man busted trying to smuggle cocaine under his wig A Colombian man who looked nervous coming out of his flight in Barcelona, Spain caught the attention of security officials not for his actions, but for his very unusual looking wig....
19:13, 07/16/2019

Toyota is going to build its moon buggy concept News 16 Jul, 2019 The Japanese auto manufacturer and JAXA will build a prototype lunar rover by 2021, ahead of the finished product’s launch in 2029...
19:13, 07/16/2019

Lotus Evija electric hypercar set for reveal tonight News 16 Jul, 2019 The Lotus Evija nameplate will be worn by the brand's new electric hypercar when it's revealed at 7pm this evening...
19:13, 07/16/2019

An underwater forest is complicating the two-week search for a missing woman's body An underwater forest with trees as tall as 60 feet is hampering the search for the body of a woman who was thrown off a boat in Alabama.        ...
19:13, 07/16/2019

GOP leaders on Trump's tweets: It's about politics Republican leaders in Congress remained unwilling Tuesday to unequivocally rebuke President Donald Trump's attack on four progressive women of color in Congress, insisting his tweets and the ensuing dispute is about ideology and politics. (July ...
19:13, 07/16/2019

Duterte, ‘Infamous for His Sexist Jokes,’ Signs Law Against Sexual Harassment President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, known for making crude remarks about women, including jokes about rape, has signed a law criminalizing catcalling and other forms of sexual harassment....
19:26, 07/16/2019

BMW Motorrad & Harley-Davidson Mumbai Dealers Offer Discounts On Demo Bikes After the Triumph dealer in Mumbai announced offers on its demo motorcycles, the BMW Motorrad and Harley-Davidson dealerships have also listed their demo bikes for sale. BMW Motorrad's Mumbai dealer,......
19:26, 07/16/2019

2019 Yamaha YZF-R15 V3.0 Introduced In Thailand Yamaha Motor has updated the YZF-R15 V3.0 with new colours and graphics in Thailand as part of the update for the 2019 model year. The 2019 Yamaha R15 sports a new black paint scheme with red and......
19:26, 07/16/2019

Montana teen who ran away from mental hospital dies after being hit by pickup truck, police say A 15-year-old Montana girl who escaped from a mental health hospital has died after being struck by a pickup truck on a nearby interstate highway, police say. ...
19:26, 07/16/2019

6 Years After This Train Exploded, Deadly Cargo Still Rolls Through Canada When a runaway freight train derailed in Quebec, 47 people died in the explosion. While Canada has improved safety, trains hauling dangerous goods still run through city centers across the country....
19:39, 07/16/2019

Kellyanne Conway Has A Racist Meltdown of Her Own White House aide and biggest feminist in the world Kellyanne Conway came to the defense of the so-called “squad” on Tuesday after President Donald Trump lobbed racist attacks at them over the weekend, saying—LOL JK CAN YOU IMAGINE IF SHE ACTUALLY FUC...
19:39, 07/16/2019

We could see the first 60 home-run season since 2001 Giancarlo Stanton hit 59 home runs in 2017, the closest anyone has come to the 60-home-run mark since the league instituted mandatory drug testing in 2006. But both Cody Bellinger and Christian Yellich have decent shots to top it this season....
19:39, 07/16/2019

What to Look Forward to for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Marvel Studios, Game of Thrones, Star Trek, Westworld, Rick and Morty, The Witcher, and more - these are the Comic-Con panels to keep an eye out for at SDCC 2019....
19:52, 07/16/2019

Vivo S1 Global Variant With Helio P65 SoC, 4,500mAh Battery Launched The Vivo S1 global variant comes with very different specifications than the Vivo S1 China variant, and it includes a Helio P65 SoC, a waterdrop notch, a 16-megapixel primary rear sensor, and a large......
19:52, 07/16/2019

Twitter for Web's Big Redesign Is Rolling Out to All Users Twitter has announced that it has started rolling out its major desktop redesign to all users from Monday. The fresh design includes a new navigation bar and a bunch of other changes....
19:52, 07/16/2019

PayPal Launches International Money Transfer Service Xoom Across Europe PayPal is expanding further in Europe by launching its international money transfers service Xoom in Britain and 31 other countries across the continent....
19:52, 07/16/2019

Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman – expert predictions Sugar Ray Leonard, Tommy Hearns, Roberto Duran and many more reveal their predictions for Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman The post Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman – expert predictions appeared first on Boxing News....
20:00, 07/16/2019

Dereck Chisora simply must win Dereck Chisora’s future depends on victory over Szpilka, writes Daniel Herbert The post Dereck Chisora simply must win appeared first on Boxing News....
20:00, 07/16/2019

Dave Brailsford keen to ‘twist knife’ into Team Ineos’s Tour rivals • British team have Thomas and Bernal in second and third• Groupama–FDJ principal says Thibaut Pinot can recoverDave Brailsford’s rest-day habit of provoking the French resurfaced again as the Tour de France took a 24-hour pause in Albi, a day after ...
20:13, 07/16/2019

Kellyanne Conway says ignoring congressional subpoena is ‘taking one for the team’ White House counselor will not honor a House Oversight Committee subpoena by the July 25 deadline, which means she could be held in contempt of Congress....
20:13, 07/16/2019

The Latest: Ole Miss brings young QB to SEC media days The Latest: Ole Miss coach says young quarterback Matt Corral has done 'great job of competing, carrying himself the right way'       ...
20:26, 07/16/2019

Synchronized swimmers in Aquatics Championships Synchronized swimmers from around the world compete in various swimming events at the 2019 FINA World Championships in South Korea.       ...
20:26, 07/16/2019

When does Prime Day end? Time is running out to get your cheap deals We're well into the final day of the 48-hour sale now, but you might be wondering how much time you have left to take advantage of these super low prices? Well take a look below and we'll answer the question of exactly 'when does Prime...
20:26, 07/16/2019

Facebook set for grilling on Libra cryptocurrency Facebook is set to face further scrutiny on its ambitions to launch a cryptocurrency after "very serious concerns" were raised by senior US government members.The company is set to be questioned by the US Senate Banking Committee over its Libra crypt...
20:26, 07/16/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Restaurant-Style Malai Paneer At Home (Recipe Video) Indian cooking tips: If you are hosting a dinner party this weekend, there is nothing better than trying out this yummy restaurant-style malai paneer....
20:39, 07/16/2019

Seattle Seahawks' Griffin brothers open up about inseparable bond that carried them to pro football Seattle Seahawks twin brothers Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin opened up Tuesday about growing up together, going to the same college and then eventually getting drafted by the same NFL team....
20:52, 07/16/2019

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames....
20:52, 07/16/2019

Researchers create tiny ‘beyond 5G’ chip for 100GHz data transmission A team at the University of California, Irvine has created a 4.4-square millimeter radio that can send and receive data at 36Gbps at ultra high frequencies.Read More...
20:52, 07/16/2019

Ubisoft reveals over 100 games for its Uplay+ subscription gaming service for September Ubisoft revealed a list of more than 100 games that will be available on Uplay+, the subscription gaming service that will debut on September 3. Read More...
20:52, 07/16/2019

Arm launches Flexible Access business model for agile chip design Arm is launching its Flexible Access business model that allows chip designers to experiment with different chip designs before they have to pay.Read More...
20:52, 07/16/2019

Adani faces prosecution over allegedly false information in annual report Queensland department of environment to allege that document contained false and misleading information about land disturbancesThe Queensland government has started prosecution proceedings in relation to information in Adani’s annual return for its C...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Audrey Eyton obituary Co-founder of Slimming magazine who wrote The F-Plan Diet – the book that revolutionised British eating habits in the 1980sFor a woman who preferred to remain behind the scenes, Audrey Eyton, who has died aged 83, did more to revolutionise British ea...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Emily Atack: ‘I’m a bit of a scruff, so wearing a uniform was really fun’ The actor found that donning khaki for a role in the Dad’s Army film wasn’t flattering but was gratifyingly warmI never usually get to wear anything like this. I was playing an ATS (Auxiliary Territorial Service) girl in the 2016 film adaptation of D...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Peace amid cascades: national parks in Croatia and Bosnia Plitvice Lakes national park in Croatia is booming, but quieter areas with crystal-clear rivers to enjoy are nearby, including across the border in Bosnia-HerzegovinaIn the 15 years since I last visited Plitvice Lakes national park, much has changed ...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Royal Portrush, Once Deemed Too Small, Gets Another Shot at the British Open In 1951 the Open was played outside of Scotland and England for the first time at the club in Northern Ireland. Almost 70 years later, the Open returns....
21:13, 07/16/2019

How Donald Glover found his inner Simba after losing his father: 'It wasn't lost on me' After his father's death, Donald Glover better understands Simba's grief when Mufasa dies in "The Lion King": “I went through the exact thing."        ...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Mario Maker 2 Level Is Like If Satan Got His Hands On 1-1 The opening level of the original Super Mario Bros. is iconic. Anyone who’s played it likely remembers exactly where to get the first mushroom, which pipe to enter for the secret coin stash, and how to find the hidden 1-Up. A new Mario Maker 2 level ...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Experience the Apollo Missions With This Free Flight Simulator Windows: If you want to have an even more exciting Apollo 11 week, it’s easy to try out beautiful simulations of different Apollo missions on your PC—for free. All you need is the open-source application Orbiter and the Project Apollo add-on, which i...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Déjà Poo: Nintendo Deletes Another Mario Maker Level By Popular Speedrunner A popular Mario speedrunner and Mario Maker level creator said Tuesday morning that Nintendo is once again deleting his Mario Maker levels, this time targeting his popular Super Expert course in Super Mario Maker 2 for the Switch, called “Pile of Poo...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Has the Code Been Cracked on Key Switches? I don’t know if there is a single holy grail for keyboard nerds. Every nerd is different. But some switches, the IBM Beam Spring, are so beloved that even the most curmudgeonly keyboard fan thinks of them wistfully. “It’s the ultimate clicky switch a...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Blizzard reveals Overwatch League details for 2020 Overwatch League fans who might have been hoping for a traditional home and away format similar to other sports, in which teams play half their games at their own venues, might be left disappointed at least for the 2020 season. Blizzard has revealed....
21:13, 07/16/2019

SpaceX Says a Faulty Valve Triggered Crew Dragon Explosion Investigators looking into the cause of the SpaceX Crew Dragon explosion back in April are now blaming a faulty valve for the anomaly, which allowed leaking fuel to come into contact with titanium. Officials with SpaceX say they’ve already got a fix,...
21:26, 07/16/2019

Does 'Cunt' Break the Rules? Twitter Finds it Hard to Decide Earlier this month, the Twitter account for a streaming online porn platform tweeted about one of its new featured titles: Love Your Cunt. “Don’t let anyone tell you how your cunt should look or feel,” read the tweet from PinkLabel.TV, which special...
21:26, 07/16/2019

How London homeowners are turning to short-term rentals for extra income With holiday accommodation rental site HomeAway, your property could earn you extra income when you're away – and some London homes could earn more than £1,000 per booking...
21:39, 07/16/2019

UAW head to GM: “It’s your turn to invest in us” The president of the United Auto Workers is telling General Motors that it’s the automaker’s turn to invest in its workers (July 16)       ...
21:39, 07/16/2019

Senators scrutinize Facebook's digital currency U.S. senators from both parties opened a hearing with tough questions and criticisms of Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency. (July 16)       ...
21:39, 07/16/2019

Powell Says Fed Must Pay Greater Attention to Global Developments Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell highlighted the growing importance of global developments in monetary policy—a reflection of how slowing growth abroad has likely set the stage for the U.S. central bank to cut interest rates....
21:52, 07/16/2019

Outlook for Second-Quarter Growth Firms American shoppers increased their spending in June and factories picked up production, adding to evidence the U.S. economy is wrapping up a solid second quarter despite challenges from abroad....
21:52, 07/16/2019

True Value Retools Hardware Supply Chain Hardware wholesaler True Value is retooling its supply chain in an effort to respond more nimbly in a home-improvement market that is being buffeted by e-commerce and competition from big-box retailers....
21:52, 07/16/2019

UAW Talks Open With Labor Costs Rising, Slowdown Looming After years of prosperity, car companies in Detroit are entering contract talks with the UAW this week. Their top concern is capping fast-rising labor costs ahead of a downturn in the U.S. auto industry....
21:52, 07/16/2019

"Don't Have A Racist Bone," Says Trump After Tweets On Congresswomen US President Donald Trump strongly denied accusations of racism on Tuesday after launching a xenophobic attack on a group of ethnic minority Democratic congresswomen....
21:52, 07/16/2019

Dennis Eckersley is done with David Price after plane incident David Price’s popularity in Boston has grown since the once-underachieving $217 million southpaw picked up a pair of wins in last year’s World Series. But Dennis Eckersley doesn’t look at the former Cy Young winner any differently —...
21:52, 07/16/2019

Phil Mickelson takes you inside the diet he hopes reinvents his career PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Phil Mickelson, always a serial tinkerer with his golf game, has spent a lifetime reinventing himself. Mickelson’s latest version of himself — on full display at Royal Portrush in advance of this week’s British Open — is ...
21:52, 07/16/2019

Marcus Morris addition gives Knicks underwhelming top duo There’s a bunch of starry tandems in the NBA this season: the Lakers’ LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Nets’ Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant, the Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard and Paul George, the Rockets’ James Harden and Russell Westbrook, the Warriors’...
21:52, 07/16/2019

Marlins vs. Padres: Jordan Yamamoto will keep rolling Since May 15, the Miami Marlins are 24-26, which while not great is a far cry from their 10-31 start to the season. They have fared better thanks to young starters pitching well — particularly Jordan Yamamoto, who has been terrific since getting call...
21:52, 07/16/2019

52 Lakh Affected As Assam Flood Situation Worsens, 20 Dead So Far The number of people affected by the Assam floods rose to 52 lakh today, with as many as 1.5 lakh being moved to relief centres amid a red alert issued by the government. Five more died today, taking......
22:00, 07/16/2019

Superfast Shell fibre broadband deals now come with a Google Home Mini freebie How's the Amazon Prime Day shopping gone? Picked up any tech bargains? If you thought that you'd exhausted them, think again. Shell Energy is now giving away free Google Home Mini smart speakers with its fibre broadband deals...an offer tha...
22:13, 07/16/2019

Pompeo to visit Mexico on eve of safe third-country asylum deadline Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday he will meet his U.S. counterpart Mike Pompeo in Mexico City at the weekend to discuss migration and trade, on the eve of a deadline set in a migration deal that removed threatened tariffs....
22:26, 07/16/2019

U.N. envoy meets UAE minister to discuss fighting in Libya: tweet The U.N. envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, has met United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi to discuss ways to end the fighting in Libya, the U.N. Support Mission in Libya said in a tweet on Tuesday....
22:26, 07/16/2019

Trump laments U.S. prohibition on selling F-35s to Turkey President Donald Trump on Tuesday signaled reluctance to punish Turkey over its acquisition of a Russian air defense system, saying it was "not fair" that the United States would now be prohibited from selling Ankara billions of dollars worth of F-35...
22:26, 07/16/2019

Germany's Von der Leyen secures powerful EU executive top job Germany's Ursula von der Leyen secured European parliamentary approval on Tuesday to become the first female European Commission president on a platform of a greener, fairer and rule-based Europe....
22:26, 07/16/2019

Iran says its missile program is not negotiable Iran on Tuesday said its ballistic missile program was not up for negotiation after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told a White House cabinet meeting that Iran had signaled it was prepared to negotiate about it....
22:26, 07/16/2019

Natural-Gas Traders Bet Heat Wave Will Fizzle Natural-gas prices declined for the second straight day on signs that producers will continue to push output to new highs, while forecasts that the current heat wave will dissipate threatened demand....
22:26, 07/16/2019

Keep an Extra Car Key Fob by Your Bed Most of us know the basics about how to make our homes unattractive to burglars—get a security system installed (or at least put one of those stickers in your window), keep a light on with a timer when you’re traveling, get a yappy dog, etc. But what...
22:39, 07/16/2019

We Found Them! Amazon's Prime Day Tile Deals Are the Best We've Ever Seen. Can never find your keys? Always losing your wallet in the couch cushions? Never put the dog leash in the same place twice? Tile is the answer to all your woes, especially now that you can replace the battery yourself....
22:39, 07/16/2019

How to Identify Poison Ivy “Leaves of three, let it be” is a classic rhyme about poison ivy, and it’s accurate: the plant’s triple leaflets are a reliable characteristic. But if you want to know more about this itch-inducing plant, you need to learn a few more things....
22:39, 07/16/2019

Fix Your Travel Nightmares Through Your Carrier's Airport Lounge I have one of those bougie credit cards that comes with airport lounge access—via Priority Pass—and I always wondered what the point was. Sure, you can get a few free snacks and a decent place to sit, but it’s not like the lounge is passing out free ...
22:39, 07/16/2019

Ask The Salty Waitress: What’s the deal with my bill’s “employee benefit” surcharge? Dear Salty Waitress, I was recently dining out at a restaurant in the Mall of America. When the check came the total was $95. This included eight bucks and change of tax and a $2.50 employee benefits surcharge. I kind of scratched my head. Certainly ...
22:39, 07/16/2019

Lisa Boothe: Trump's spat with 'the squad' may benefit him, does little to move needle on impeachment Fox News contributor Lisa Boothe said President Trump's public feud with Nancy Pelosi and four of her progressive freshman Reps has done little to advance the process of impeachment against the Commander-in-Chief and may benefit him in the long run. ...
22:39, 07/16/2019

Human-sized jellyfish lurking off English coast stuns divers: 'It’s an experience we’ll never forget' Two divers off the coast of England had the experience of a lifetime when they came across — and swam alongside — a human-sized barrel jellyfish, scientifically known as a Rhizostoma Pulmo....
22:39, 07/16/2019

Facebook should not be trusted with 'crazy' cryptocurrency plan: senators Democratic and Republican lawmakers said on Tuesday that Facebook Inc's track record of what they described as untrustworthiness should stand in the way of it launching a digital currency, labeling the plan "delusional" and "crazy" at a Senate hearin...
22:52, 07/16/2019

U.S. SEC chief says he has not met with Facebook since Libra announcement A top U.S. financial market regulator said on Tuesday he has not discussed with Facebook its Libra currency proposal, nearly a month after the social media giant announced the project....
22:52, 07/16/2019

Trump unveils immigration and border security bill in Cabinet meeting U.S. President Donald Trump presented a bill to his Cabinet on Tuesday aimed at boosting border security and overhauling the current immigration system to make it more merit-based, a senior administration official said....
22:52, 07/16/2019

Turkey cannot have both F-35 and Russia's S-400: Trump nominee U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become the next secretary of defense re-stated that Turkey cannot have the F-35 advanced stealth fighter jet and Russia's S-400 air defense system, which Moscow started delivering last week....
22:52, 07/16/2019

Rand Paul: Ilhan Omar deserves 'rebuke over trying to say we have a rotten country’ Sen. Rand Paul has joined in the criticism of Somalia-born House Rep. Ilhan Omar, and said that she deserves to be rebuked for criticizing the United States, which took her in as a refugee in 1992....
22:52, 07/16/2019

Pompeo Heads to Latin America Amid Concerns Over Immigration, Venezuela Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is bound for Latin America this week on a trip set to focus on regional counterterrorism cooperation, the crisis in Venezuela and the Trump administration’s effort to stem immigration and border crossings....
22:52, 07/16/2019

For U.S. and France, a Tax Fight Over Tech Giants Remains a Sore Point The stakes for thrashing out a global deal on how to tax tech giants doing cross-border business are getting higher now that individual governments are taking matters into their own hands....
22:52, 07/16/2019

Here Are the 2019 Emmy Nominations Game of Thrones has dominated the 2019 Emmy nominations, earning 32 nods for the 71st Emmy Awards, including in the best drama series category along with several acting nominations. D’arcy Carden and Ken Jeong announced the Emmy’s top cat...
23:00, 07/16/2019

SpaceX astronaut mission looking ‘increasingly difficult’ in 2019: executive As Elon Musk’s SpaceX closes in on the possible cause of a fiery explosion in April that destroyed one of its astronaut capsules, a company executive said on Monday its plan to launch humans into space this year looked “increasingly difficult.”...
23:26, 07/16/2019

Sen. Kennedy stuns Facebook exec by asking if they replaced accurate journalism with 'flagrant displays of bullshit?' Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy asked a Facebook executive if the social media platform replaced accurate journalism with 'flagrant displays of bullshit' during a hearing in front of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Tuesday....
23:26, 07/16/2019

Italy’s Salvini bows to pressure to respond on Russia report Italian Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini has bowed to days of pressure and agreed to respond to questions in Parliament about allegations an associate sought Russian money for Salvini’s pro-Moscow League party...
23:26, 07/16/2019

‘Pokemon Go’ adds Team Rocket, better battles, and more in massive update One of the knocks on Pokemon Go when it launched, and one of the reasons many players lost interest, was its lack of traditional gameplay elements. There simply wasn’t much to do in terms of actual interaction outside of swiping on the screen t...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Steve Kerr Tentatively Reminds Shaq Of Obligation To Kiss Kerr's Cheese-Covered Feet Back in 2005, Shaquille O’Neal thought no coach would ever match what Phil Jackson did with the Lakers between 2000 to 2004: guide a team to the Finals four out of five years. “It will never be done again,” Shaq said, promising to kiss the cheese-cov...
00:13, 07/17/2019

Sports Illustrated Washes Manny Pacquiao's Balls; Manny Pacquiao Says, "Thank You" Today Sports Illustrated published a story about how Manny Pacquiao, boxer and sitting Phillippine senator who said gay people are worse than animals and that drug dealers should be killed, is a wise man who just loves boxing. It was very well receiv...
00:13, 07/17/2019

You’re Not Sticking To Sports When You Stick To Sports We live in an age of mass cowardice, and so it’s unsurprising that the PGA—that famed bastion of sporting tolerance—would not only charge ahead with staging a major tournament at a Trump-owned golf course, but also that they would limply try to have ...
00:13, 07/17/2019