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|Randgainsbymorethan1%afterUSdelayssomeChinatariffs

The rand recouped earlier losses to strengthen against the dollar after the Trump administration announced it would delay imposing a 10% tariff on some Chinese ...

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'Walking Dead' actress Christian Serratos in talks for 'Selena' role Christian Serratos, who plays Rosita on "The Walking Dead," is in talks to portray Selena Quintanilla in Netflix's upcoming series about the slain Tejano music star....
01:39, 08/22/2019

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives the dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
01:39, 08/22/2019

The first film from the Obamas’ production company is fantastic; here's what to expect next 'American Factory,' an outstanding first film from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions, has hit Netflix.        ...
01:39, 08/22/2019

E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked on Wednesday about the firms' research and marketing practices....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Wall Street rises as Target, Lowe's results point to consumer confidence Wall Street's main indexes rose on Wednesday as upbeat earnings from retailers pointed to strength in U.S. consumer demand, and held gains after minutes from last month's Federal Reserve meeting showed policymakers had debated a more aggressive inter...
02:00, 08/22/2019

Trump: My relationship with Tim Cook delayed Apple’s iPhone tariffs iPhones and Macs were temporarily spared from punitive tariffs against Chinese-made goods, thanks to a dinner between Apple's CEO and the U.S. President.Read More...
02:00, 08/22/2019

Splunk to buy cloud software firm SignalFx in $1 billion deal Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc on Wednesday said it would acquire privately held SignalFx, which makes software for the cloud, in a cash and stock deal for about $1.05 billion....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Fitbit wins deal for 1 million new users in Singapore health plan Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Google, Apple, Mozilla move to block Kazakh surveillance system Alphabet Inc's Google, Apple Inc and Firefox browser maker Mozilla took steps on Wednesday to block the Kazakh government from creating an internet surveillance system using their browsers....
02:00, 08/22/2019

BYD's profit triples as China's electric car boom continues Chinese electric car maker BYD Co Ltd posted a 203.6% rise in first-half profit on Wednesday, as China's new energy vehicle market continues to surge....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Dog Racing Died Without A Funeral SARASOTA, FLORIDA — The sun hadn’t yet risen over the Sarasota Kennel Club, and Deb Linn was wrist deep in 100 pounds of bloody meat. She had been been up since 4:30 a.m., when she made the 45-minute commute south from Ellenton, a small town where th...
02:26, 08/22/2019

'The Simpsons' gets political, mocks Donald Trump with 'West Side Story' musical parody “The Simpsons” is taking a shot directly at President Donald Trump, and it’s using a mix of the Squad, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates and “West Side Story” to do it....
02:26, 08/22/2019

Marcus Stroman exits Mets game with hamstring injury Marcus Stroman’s first three starts as a Met were underwhelming. His fourth went worse – he was forced to leave because of injury. The former Blue Jay departed Wednesday night’s game at Citi Field against the Indians after the fourth inning with left...
02:52, 08/22/2019

What to do if your fantasy football draft is going terribly Here’s a fun story about being denied what you want: Some family, friends and I go to a chain restaurant we all normally enjoy. Turns out, they are out of one of the appetizers we wanted. Then we’re informed they are out of one of the main courses mu...
02:52, 08/22/2019

Ranking the best of the XFL team names: Which ones do you like best? Here are power rankings for the names announced Wednesday for the XFL’s first eight teams. We judged them on the basis of creativity and trendiness.       ...
02:52, 08/22/2019

The top 50 fantasy football players With the NFL season almost here, it's time to get your fantasy team in order. Here are the 50 best players to help you beat your friends this year.       ...
02:52, 08/22/2019

Horse-Trading Begins for Italy’s Next Government. Who Will Outsmart the Other? The hard-right leader Matteo Salvini may have underestimated his rivals’ determination to stop him. Then again, anything can happen in Italian politics....
02:52, 08/22/2019

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for August 2019 Two years ago, finding a budget smartphone with a good camera would have been possible only if you went the seconds route and bought a used smartphone. Fast forward to 2019, though, and the entire scenario has changed for good.Still, it is easy to ge...
02:52, 08/22/2019

Ford supplier touts engine shroud's noise reduction in Explorer Continental Structural Plastics, the Japanese-owned composites supplier, is manufacturing the Ford Explorer's engine shroud at its plant near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border....
03:13, 08/22/2019

Audi to slot high-powered RS 6 Avant wagon in U.S. lineup The redesigned wagon, on sale in North America next year, boasts a 591 hp twin-turbo powered V-8 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel-drive, producing 590 pounds-feet of torque....
03:13, 08/22/2019

Geely posts 40% drop in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand Earnings were hit by a sustained downturn in the Chinese market combined with costly measures to reduce dealers' inventories ahead of new emissions standards....
03:13, 08/22/2019

Nissan-Infiniti outage left U.S. dealers in the dark; some systems resume A power outage on Saturday at a Nissan North America data center in Denver had shut down a critical communications system that Nissan and Infiniti dealers use to order cars and parts, obtain product rebate information, monitor recalls and file warran...
03:13, 08/22/2019

Tens of thousands flee Russia-led attack on Syrian opposition enclave Ten of thousands of people have fled to Syria's border with Turkey in the last few days as a Syrian army advance pushed further into the opposition's last major stronghold, residents, rights groups and opposition sources said on Wednesday....
03:13, 08/22/2019

Instagram Privacy Hoax: Why You Can Safely Ignore It A closer look at an old viral Instagram hoax on permissions for photos and messages that even Secretary of Energy Rick Perry couldn't resist re-posting....
03:39, 08/22/2019

The Summer of Elizabeth Warren GQ’s Julia Ioffe talks with Elizabeth Warren on the campaign trail about Hillary Clinton’s trailblazing, Donald Trump's attention, and Warren’s biggest pitch of all: herself....
03:39, 08/22/2019

Threats made against Rep. Nydia Velázquez being probed by cops Police were investigating shooting threats against US Rep. Nydia Velázquez on Wednesday, cops said. Someone called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office in Washington on Friday and claimed he had a friend who was going to kill Velázquez — prompti...
03:39, 08/22/2019

Dying pal of Nipsey Hussle tells NYPD cops ‘F–k you’ when asked to ID shooter A mortally wounded gangbanger hated cops so much, he defiantly refused to identify his killer — instead telling officers, “F–k you, son!” with one of his last breaths, law-enforcement sources told The Post Wednesday. Arsenio Gravesande’s refusa...
03:39, 08/22/2019

De Blasio makes it easier for illegal immigrants to live in affordable housing New Yorkers with family members in the country illegally will be able to more easily apply for the city’s highly competitive affordable housing lotteries as part of broader rules changes announced by City Hall on Wednesday, which are meant to expand ...
03:39, 08/22/2019

Playlist: Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli shares his favorite classics Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli's lengthy career has included stints recording and touring with Alice Cooper, Asia, Megadeth and other acts.        ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

From sorbet to tofu steaks: 12 chefs on surprising and delicious ways to use your freezer If you use your icebox purely for items from the frozen aisle you are missing a trick. Chefs and food writers on their favourite, most innovative ideasFor many of us, the freezer is for storing things from the frozen aisle and, at a push, a few spare...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Sean Spicer set to join Dancing with the Stars Trump’s ex-press secretary will feature on the dancing competition alongside James Van Der Beek and Karamo BrownDonald Trump’s former press secretary Sean Spicer will join the cast of Dancing with the Stars this September.The US spin on Strictly Come...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Trump raises pressure on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates President launches new attack on Jerome Powell, the man he picked to run US central bankDonald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates with his most personal attack yet on Jerome Powell, the man he handpicked to...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Police thwarted at least six mass shootings and white supremacist attacks since El Paso Several of the alleged foiled plots appeared to involve men espousing far-right viewpoints and racist ideologiesIn the two weeks since a gunman killed 22 people in El Paso, law enforcement officials say they have thwarted at least six separate mass s...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station Peaceful rally descends into skirmishes as objects thrown and makeshift barriers erectedA peaceful rally at a metro station in Hong Kong descended into a clash between protesters and police as the city entered the 11th week of anti-government demonst...
04:00, 08/22/2019

'Major milestone': Africa on brink of eliminating polio Nigeria marks three years without a wild polio case, meaning Africa could be declared free of the disease in 2020Africa is on the verge of being declared polio free, after three years without any recorded cases of the disease, according to the World ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

This Sony patent could mean the PlayStation 5 will actually be the PlayStation V Sony Interactive Entertainment reportedly filed a recent patent for what appears to be a new gaming console, complete with drawings indicating it will have a radical design featuring a V-shaped indent on top. The ‘leak’ comes to us from Let’s Go Digi...
04:26, 08/22/2019

| Pakistan asks UN to remove Priyanka Chopra as goodwill ambassador Pakistan has lodged an official complaint with the United Nations, demanding the removal of Indian actress Priyanka Chopra as a UN goodwill ambassador over her "support for war" amid heightened tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbours....
05:13, 08/22/2019

Rohingya still fear safety in Myanmar, repatriation unlikely The repatriation of hundreds of Rohingya Muslims appears unlikely to proceed Thursday after many who were eligible said they didn’t want to return to Myanmar without safety and citizenship guarantees...
05:13, 08/22/2019

Oil inches higher after U.S. crude stocks drawdown, economic worries weigh Oil prices edged higher on Thursday after a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains....
05:39, 08/22/2019

Exclusive: Daimler to make Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China - sources German auto maker Daimler AG plans to build Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture, according to a document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter....
05:39, 08/22/2019

Trump attacks Ford Motor for not backing fuel economy rollback U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up a series of attacks on automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administration's plan to roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules, singling out Ford Motor Co in particular for backing a deal with California...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Japan says gaps remain with U.S. on trade after 'very tough' talks Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Wednesday there were still gaps that needed to be filled before Tokyo and Washington could agree on a bilateral trade deal and that negotiations with his U.S. counterpart were "very tough."...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Mexico says concerned over Trump plan for longer detention of migrant children Mexico's Foreign Ministry expressed "concern" over a U.S. plan to permit extended periods of detention for migrant children and adolescents in a statement issued on Wednesday....
05:39, 08/22/2019

What to watch on Netflix in September From Ryan Murphy's "The Politician" to "Between Two Ferns" and more, here's what to watch on Netflix in September.        ...
05:39, 08/22/2019

'America's Got Talent': Comedian Ryan Niemiller snaps Simon Cowell's brutal mean streak Simon Cowell lived up to his grouchy reputation during Tuesday's episode of "America's Got Talent" by slamming many acts for not upping the ante.        ...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Google Play Store redesign makes it easier to find games The go-to destination for Android apps has undergone some changes. Google announced today that it has rolled out a visual redesign of the Google Play Store. The refreshed interface should make hunting for apps easier for the app store's two bill...
05:39, 08/22/2019

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighting matches as animal cruelty. Those affected, including some BattleBots contestants, received a messa...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Volocopter reveals its first commercial autonomous flying taxi Just yesterday we said flying taxis may be a reality in the not-too-distant future. Today, Volocopter revealed its first commercial air taxi, the VoloCity. Designed to serve as an on-demand, inner-city vehicle, it can carry two passengers and their h...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Waze adds easy access to YouTube Music while you drive You'd think Google would have raced to make YouTube Music controls available inside Waze, but not so -- numerous third-party services got there first. At last, though, there's some harmony. Waze has added YouTube Music integration that br...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Fed Chair Jerome Powell has chance to prove he has guts On Friday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell will have the chance to prove he has guts. For months, President Trump has been bullying the guy he picked to run the Fed, insisting that the nation needs lower interest rates while, at the same...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Citigroup, BNP Paribas ensnared in case against Huawei CFO US-based Citigroup and French bank BNP Paribas are caught up in the US criminal case against the chief financial officer of China’s Huawei Technologies, according to newly available documents. The banks were named in documents released on Tuesday aft...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Chinese official tells US to mind its own business on Hong Kong One of China’s top diplomats said Wednesday that Americans like Mitch McConnell should heed President Trump’s view that the demonstrations rocking Hong Kong are an internal matter for the Chinese — and that everybody else should butt out. “President ...
06:00, 08/22/2019

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Defenseman Tiers Not sure which defensemen you should target in your Fantasy draft this season? Jason Chen is here to help with a tiered breakdown of this year's options....
06:00, 08/22/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jamey Eisenberg's Busts 3.0 Jamey Eisenberg reshapes his final version of Busts to help you avoid potential hazards in your draft based on current ADP, but he starts with an apology for Chris Carson....
06:00, 08/22/2019

U.S. money fund assets hit highest since October 2009: iMoneyNet U.S. money market funds amassed their highest level of assets since October 2009 as investors shift cash into low-risk products amid worries about a global economic slowdown and trade tensions, a......
06:00, 08/22/2019

Europe’s new Mars rover has alien-hunting eyes NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is inching toward its eventual launch in July of next year, but it’s not the only rover that has an upcoming date with the Red Planet. The ExoMars program, which is a joint venture between the European Space Agenc...
06:26, 08/22/2019

Russian state media celebrates Trump's comments President Donald Trump's comments that he would like to see Russia join the G8 are being lauded on state TV in Russia. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports....
06:26, 08/22/2019

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find themselves still tantalizingly outside of the second NL Wild Card spot. They’re still whole worlds better...
06:26, 08/22/2019

The Brain Of Nick Castellanos Has Transcended Time, The Standings Professional athletes are known to enter some strange head-spaces in order to stay focused and conquer doubt and all the rest of it. Still, it must be said, Cubs outfielder Nick Castellanos is truly smelling the psychosphere these days. He was asked ...
06:26, 08/22/2019

The Costs of Trying—and Failing—to Be a Teen Influencer  The documentary Jawline observes the life of Austyn Tester, a teenage broadcaster on the platform YouNow who is trying to find success online with the hopes of escaping the limited prospects of his life in rural Tennessee. The film, which premiered a...
06:26, 08/22/2019

Stranger Things Fans Flock to Georgia Grocery Store in Search of Eggos and Coke (PALMETTO, Ga.) — Soon after Netflix released “Stranger Things,” fans of all ages came into Bradley’s Big Buy grocery store in Palmetto, Georgia, dressed like characters from the show, and wandered toward the Eggo waffles aisl...
06:26, 08/22/2019

Timings For RTGS Payment System To Change From August 26 With effect from August 26, the RTGS system for customer transactions will open at 7 am, instead of the present 8 am. "In order to increase the availability of the RTGS system, it has been decided to......
06:52, 08/22/2019

The Five Ointments That Everyone Needs In Their Medicine Cabinet Fun story! Last Friday night I got a text from a friend, shortly after I’d gotten home from happy hour and while I was cooking dinner: “JOLIE! I need a drink.” (I’m the one who gets the text when things go wrong, which is basically how I got into thi...
07:13, 08/22/2019

Virat Kohli Hints At Four-Bowler Strategy For First Test vs West Indies A total of 120 points will be up for grabs in the two-match series beginning in Antigua on Thursday, marking the start of India's World Test Championship campaign....
07:13, 08/22/2019

Access to naloxone reduces opioid overdose deaths, saves money, study says When police, firefighters, emergency service workers or laypeople had access to naloxone, deaths from opioid overdoses fell by 21 percent, according to a new study....
07:39, 08/22/2019

Boats and beach huts: a family holiday on Denmark’s Ærø island A Danish camping break … with three generations under canvas. It may not sound fun but this picturesque island makes it a memorable escape from ‘reality’There’s a thrill attached to going somewhere by boat. An expanse of open water separates “real li...
07:39, 08/22/2019

Business Roundtable rewrites role of CEOs but offers few prescriptions The statement , which comes amid rising income inequality, shifting expectations from the public regarding corporate behavior and a political climate that is increasingly hostile to big business, sparked questions over where it left shareholders....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Australia and New Zealand’s Central Banks Are Leading What Seems to Be a Race to the Bottom Australia and New Zealand’s central banks are pondering what until recently seemed unthinkable: deploying the types of extreme monetary policies that were spawned globally by the 2008 global financial crisis. Bond-purchase programs and negative inter...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Who is mystery brunette Prince Andrew waved to from Epstein's mansion? A mystery brunette seen in a video showing Prince Andrew inside convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein's New York mansion is reportedly the socialite daughter of a former Australian prime minister....
08:00, 08/22/2019

U.S. and Venezuela Hold Secret Talks The Trump administration has been secretly talking with top aides of Nicolás Maduro in an effort to push Venezuela’s authoritarian president from power and clear the way for free elections in the economically devastated country, according to official...
08:00, 08/22/2019

HHS to provide $23 million to Merck for Ebola vaccine production The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Wednesday it will fund the manufacturing of Merck & Co Inc's investigational Ebola vaccine called V920, in response to the outbreak of the deadly virus in the Democratic Republic of the C...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Audi A4 35 TFSI Sport S tronic 2019 UK review Entry-level petrol version of Audi’s refreshed A4 has the maturity, refinement and equipment-driven value to appeal loud and clear, albeit in very rational terms This is expected to be one of the biggest-selling engine and trim derivatives of what ...
08:26, 08/22/2019

Volvo S60 gains 385bhp plug-in hybrid option in UK Executive saloon is now available in PHEV form, while prices have been increased at the bottom of the line-up Volvo has extended its S60 line-up in the UK with the addition of a 385bhp plug-in hybrid option and raised the prices of cheaper models. T...
08:26, 08/22/2019

What Dexter Lawrence wants from scrutinized Giants defense CINCINNATI — One of Giants’ the youngest players not only wants to see more from the team on defense — but he wants to hear more as well. “Just consistency, you know, coming out strong,’’ rookie defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence said. “We kind of cam...
08:26, 08/22/2019

Aaron Judge slowly showing Yankees what they’ve longed for OAKLAND, Calif. — Hearing Aaron Judge getting loudly booed every time he approached the plate Tuesday night about 85 miles from his hometown wasn’t the only thing different about the first of three games against the A’s. For the first time this seaso...
08:26, 08/22/2019

CBO report warns of China trade feud, rising federal deficit The Congressional Budget Office warned the Trump administration in a new analysis Wednesday that its tariffs against Chinese imports will have a negative impact on the U.S. economy in the next year....
08:26, 08/22/2019

Derogatory student loan debt is growing at 'stunning' pace, Fed report says The total amount of household debt in the United States has grown for the 20th consecutive quarter and student loans have become the most prevalent type of "severely derogatory" debt, new statistics show....
08:26, 08/22/2019

Watchdog: Child migrant shelters failed to meet safety, cleanliness standards A Texas-based nonprofit organization contracted by the U.S. government to care and house unaccompanied migrant children failed to meet safety and cleanliness standards, according to a government watchdog report....
08:26, 08/22/2019

The latest Apple AirPods are finally on sale Apple products are rarely on sale, but right now you can get a sweet discount on the latest model of AirPods on Amazon.       ...
08:52, 08/22/2019

Electoral College Members Don’t Have to Follow the Will of Voters, Appeals Court Rules (DENVER) — A U.S. appeals court in Denver said Electoral College members can vote for the presidential candidate of their choice and aren’t bound by the popular vote in their states. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday th...
08:52, 08/22/2019

How Venezuela’s Political Crisis Is Pushing Women Into ‘Forced Motherhood’ (CARACAS, Venezuela) — Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic in the impoverished Caucaguita neighborhood armed with one of Venezuela’s most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy. In a country where...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Trump Says He Canceled Denmark Trip Because PM’s Response to Greenland Purchase Plan Was ‘Nasty’ (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — Escalating an international spat , President Donald Trump said Wednesday he scrapped his trip to Denmark because the prime minister made a “nasty” statement when she rejected his idea to buy Greenland as an a...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Tiny Nevada town near secretive Area 51 braces for alien hunters Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no matter what. Not aliens, but alien hunters....
09:13, 08/22/2019

Cardinals release former first-round wide receiver Kevin White, sign Michael Crabtree Kevin White, a wide receiver who was drafted No. 7 overall by the Bears in 2015, was released by the Cardinals, who later signed Michael Crabtree.       ...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Tesco promises to ban brands that use excessive packaging Chief executive says hard-to-recycle plastic on own-brand products will be eliminated‘I want packaging overhaul to plug into a national framework’Tesco has pledged to step up its efforts in the battle against single-use plastic with measures that inc...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Rescue teams battle time and Gulf Stream current in search for firefighters missing at sea Brian McCluney and Justin Walker were reported missing Friday after they failed to return to Port Canaveral, Florida, from a fishing trip.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

Knowing where you come from is so important. Leave us a message to help record black history USA TODAY's 1619 Voices Project is asking readers to share what they know about their family history by calling into a Google Voice number.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

Help record black history. Share your story with USA TODAY's 1619 Voices Project USA TODAY's 1619 Voices Project is asking readers to share what they know about their family history. Call us at (202) 524-0992 and tell us: What is an oral history that has been passed down in your family?        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

The teaser art for the 3rd season of Big Mouth is a shocker Today, Netflix released the teaser art, premiere date and first images for the third season of Big Mouth. The adult animated series about the perils of teen puberty returns on October 4, and if the teaser art is anything to go by, it promises to main...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Please enjoy this soothing footage of a migrating herd of wild air mattresses In the elevated high plains of Denver, CO, just east of the foothills of the mighty Rocky Mountains, a man named Robb Manes captured a rare and stunning sight: a herd of mattresses, bouncing and bounding and flopping their way across the steppe....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Trump admin weighs letting states, cities deny entry to refugees approved for resettlement in U.S. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering a new policy that would allow state and local jurisdictions to deny entry to refugees who have been approved for resettlement in the United States, according to a draft of an executive order obtain...
10:00, 08/22/2019

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts:        ...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Bringing up baby: NZ speaker makes parliament more parent-friendly As New Zealand lawmakers vigorously debated fuel prices in parliament this week, speaker Trevor Mallard called for order while feeding baby Tūtānekai his bottle....
10:00, 08/22/2019

At least one killed after fire breaks out in hospital near Paris At least one person was killed and eight injured after a fire broke out overnight in a hospital complex on the outskirts of Paris, authorities said on Thursday....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Cryptojacking malware found in 11 RubyGem language repositories Malware designed to surreptitiously infect victims’ computer systems and mine cryptocurrency on behalf of hackers has been found in 11 code libraries on programming language manager RubyGems. Hackers exploited RubyGems – a package manager for the Rub...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Filthy rich: why the awful antics of Succession are so addictive The slick, anti-aspirational drama about a rich Murdoch-esque empire shouldn’t be quite this compulsive but it remains an odd fascinationIt takes until the second season of Succession for a main character to express an ounce of everyday moral doubt. ...
10:26, 08/22/2019

To be beside the seaside: Whitley Bay's daytrippers – in pictures Markéta Luskačová fell in love with and photographed Whitley Bay in the late 1970s. Her warm and intimate images from 40 years ago capture families young and old enjoying the north-east coast – wind, grey skies and rain notwithstandingBy the Sea is a...
10:26, 08/22/2019

How do I take better photos? | Ask Jack Lyndsay wants people to post better pictures on Facebook. Here’s how to get the shot right on your phone or cameraSo many people post pictures on Facebook with very advanced cameras, eg from iPhones. Alas, many do not crop their photos, the horizon i...
10:26, 08/22/2019

Happy 80th birthday, Valerie Harper Valerie Harper is best known for playing Rhoda Morgenstern on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” in the 1970s. She went on to numerous TV appearances and starring roles on stage.        ...
10:26, 08/22/2019

Oil prices fall on economic worries after U.S. fuel stocks climb Oil prices dipped on Thursday, paring earlier gains, weighed down by worries about the global economy and bigger-than-expected builds in oil product inventories in the United States, the world's biggest oil consumer....
10:52, 08/22/2019

Russia To Send "Fedor" Its First Humanoid Robot Into Space Russia was set to launch on Thursday an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station....
10:52, 08/22/2019

Jews Love Me Like "King Of Israel", Donald Trump Tweets President Donald Trump on Wednesday tweeted a fawning quote from a conservative, non-Jewish radio host who described Trump as the "King of Israel," and said, without evidence, that Israeli Jews "love......
10:52, 08/22/2019

Japan Bullet Train Runs At 280 Kilometres Per Hour With Door Open A Japanese bullet train hurtling along at 280 kilometres per hour ran for nearly a minute with one of its doors completely open on Wednesday, its operator said....
10:52, 08/22/2019

US will not provide flu shots to all detained migrants at southern border U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed Tuesday that they would not be providing flu shots to migrants and refugees at the southern border despite the flu-related deaths of three children....
10:52, 08/22/2019

War on drugs win: Opioid and heroin abuse declined last year Heroin and prescription drug abuse declined last year, according to a new government report, a bright signal of hope in the battle against one of the most devastating and politically explosive problems facing the nation....
10:52, 08/22/2019

Human Bone Found at Orkney’s Neolithic Cathedral, Ness of Brodgar Archaeologists excavating a vast Neolithic cathedral at Ness of Brodgar on the Scottish island of Orkney have made the rare discovery of a human arm bone.  ...
11:13, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 3-Fitbit targets 1 mln new users with Singapore govt tie-up Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it signed a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services in a health program it said could reach up to one million users....
11:39, 08/22/2019

Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up to these days in the defense and securities business. It just so happens that the brand has launched [pun absolutely intended] an underwater drone tha...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Jim Dunne, The Godfather Of Car Spy Photography, Dies At 87 These days it’s not at all uncommon to open up a car magazine or visit a car website and find a photo of some half-covered prototype long before a car company wanted you to see the thing. For that, you can thank Jim Dunne, the guy who might as well h...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Beth Chapman's Daughter Says She ''Choked on Her Cancer'' in Her Harrowing Final Moments The Chapman family is still reeling from the loss of their beloved matriarch, Beth Chapman. Nearly two months after Dog the Bounty Hunter lost his wife to cancer, the couple's......
12:00, 08/22/2019

Grey's Anatomy Season 16: What We Know So Far Grey's Anatomy's got some major problems to deal with when it comes back for season 16. In the only real good news, Teddy just had a baby and finally seems to be on the right......
12:00, 08/22/2019

Hannah Brown Won't Ever Be Shy About Her Struggles, Even on Dancing With the Stars Hannah Brown left The Bachelorette process a changed woman, and despite the heartache and headlines, she said it was all worth it. "Being The Bachelorette did not end the way I......
12:00, 08/22/2019

Prince George's Homework Assignments Will Make You Thrilled to Be Out of School Prince George's school doesn't mess around! As Prince William and Kate Middleton's eldest child prepares for a new school year in early September, he better be prepared for an......
12:00, 08/22/2019

Indonesia's central bank unexpectedly cuts rate for the second time in two months Bank Indonesia cut the 7-day reverse repurchase rate by 25 basis points to 5.5.%, surprising economists who were expecting the central bank to stay on hold....
12:00, 08/22/2019

Anti-vaccine activist charged for assault of California senator The man behind a petition drive to recall a California state senator and physician pushing for tougher vaccine requirements was charged on Wednesday with assault after livestreaming himself shoving the lawmaker in a sidewalk confrontation in Sacramen...
12:00, 08/22/2019

U.S. charges Kansas researcher over ties to Chinese university A researcher at the University of Kansas was indicted on federal fraud charges on Wednesday for allegedly concealing ties to a Chinese university while doing research funded by the U.S. government, the U.S. Justice Department said....
12:00, 08/22/2019

Pentagon ends Boeing 'kill vehicle' contract, cites technical problems The U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday it is canceling a Boeing Co contract for a "kill vehicle" due to technical design problems after spending $1.2 billion on the project....
12:00, 08/22/2019

Olympics: Climbers hoping to boost Japan's medal count at 2020 Games Tomoa Narasaki and Akiyo Noguchi have boosted Japan's hopes of a medal when sport climbing makes its Olympic debut next year after winning gold and silver at the Climbing World Championships in Tokyo....
12:26, 08/22/2019

Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big takeaways Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Check out the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World Cup journey....
12:26, 08/22/2019

Python wars: the snake epidemic eating away at Florida There are tens of thousands of pythons in the Florida wild, attacking animals and damaging ecosystems – and the quest to stop them has become a collective crusadeOn a Thursday afternoon in St Petersburg, Florida, Beth Koehler crouches over a cairn te...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Every G7 country should have a feminist foreign policy | Emma Watson, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Katja Iversen and Michael Kaufman We members of the G7’s Gender Equality Advisory Council are urging countries to ditch archaic and discriminatory laws and promote empowermentThe sheer tenacity of women raising their voices and organising for fundamental change has been, and will con...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Four players added to Tennis Hall of Fame ballot Former world No. 1 men's doubles tennis star Jonas Bjorkman was one of four players added Wednesday to the ballot for 2020 induction into the International Hall of Fame....
12:26, 08/22/2019

Three CEO: Our 5G claims are based on facts Earlier this week, Three became the third UK operator to launch 5G in the UK, switching on its network in parts of central London.Unlike EE and Vodafone, Three is only offering Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) broadband for now, but it has a long-term vis...
12:26, 08/22/2019

iPhone 11 Pro case suggests the phone might support the Apple Pencil It has recently been rumored that one or more handsets in the iPhone 11 range might support the Apple Pencil, and now there’s more evidence of that, thanks to a case-maker.MobileFun is letting people pre-order an iPhone 11 Pro case crafted by ...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Controlling security within IIoT The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is a merging of both information technology (IT) and operation technology (OT), combining business-critical technology with nation-critical infrastructure.  Customers looking to move into IIoT all require...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Razer Blade laptops get up to £1,200 price cuts in Amazon's End of Summer Sale Amazon is holding an End of Summer Sale to help cheer us up as Autumn approaches, and it's got some killer deals for Razer Blade gaming laptops.These deals include a phenomenal discount for the Razer Blade Pro 17, which has had a huge £1,20...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Can’t wait to play World of Warcraft Classic? Queues on launch day might mean you have to World of Warcraft Classic goes live on August 27, but Blizzard is anticipating long queues for some of the more popular realms, meaning there’s a possibility you might be waiting for ‘several hours’ to actually get in and start p...
12:26, 08/22/2019

Cheap phones just got a new competitor with the Redmi 7A Cheap smartphones are a competitive market, and there are plenty of great affordable smartphones for less than £200 you can pick up if you don’t want to spend a lot. However, there are few for £100 that are much good – but Xia...
12:26, 08/22/2019

GSK long-acting HIV injection succeeds in study GlaxoSmithKline's prospective two-monthly two-drug injection to treat HIV was as effective as a monthly dose of the same regimen in maintaining viral suppression at 48 weeks in a late-stage study, the British drugmaker said on Thursday....
12:26, 08/22/2019

Walter Tull: football's hidden pioneer whose story everyone should know One of the first black professional players is too little celebrated and a trip to his ancestral home in Barbados was eye-openingWalter Tull. It’s a name every player and football fan should know. But in reality, few know the story of this incredible...
12:52, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee Ends Campaign for President He ran on a message of fighting climate change, but failed to find much support in the polls. Now he intends to seek another term as governor of Washington....
13:13, 08/22/2019

Indonesia Sends Police to Restive Region After Racial Slurs Ignite Protests Demonstrations erupted in distant Indonesian Papua after a video circulated showing Papuan students on Java being insulted as the police surrounded their dormitory....
13:13, 08/22/2019

Denmark gratified by ‘friendly’ phone call with Mike Pompeo Secretary of State Mike Pompeo credited Denmark with making valuable contributions to U.S. security amid a controversy over Danish disinterest in selling Greenland....
13:13, 08/22/2019

Solar drives Fifth Third to add investment team Fifth Third is the latest US regional bank to grasp an opportunity to build out its investment bank, by bolting new expertise on to an area in which it already has a strong presence....
13:13, 08/22/2019

Alibaba Puts Hong Kong Listing on Hold as Protests Roil City Alibaba has postponed plans for a multibillion-dollar share listing in Hong Kong, as protests now in their third month exact a deepening economic cost....
13:13, 08/22/2019

Sydney parents who fed daughter growth-stunting vegan diet avoid jail The toddler suffered from severe malnutrition due to being fed a conservative vegan diet. A judge said the nutrition was "completely inadequate" for a baby....
13:39, 08/22/2019

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned to face an inquiry over war crimes....
13:39, 08/22/2019

New Zealand PM slams book sales of Christchurch shooter's 'manifesto' New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressed concern after it emerged that the accused Christchurch gunman’s "manifesto" is being sold as a book in Ukraine. Ardern said the idea was "abhorrent and disgusting."...
13:39, 08/22/2019

DFB: presidential candidate Fritz Keller promises 'no more one-man show' The German Football Association is set to elect an unlikely new president as it looks to polish up its damaged image. SC Freiburg President Fritz Keller is to take power, partly because he's prepared to give it up....
13:39, 08/22/2019

German defense minister meets Islamic State victims in Iraq Germany's defense minister has met with female victims from the Yazidi minority group in northern Iraq. It is the German minister's third and final day of her inaugural tour of the Middle East....
13:39, 08/22/2019

Germany: 8-year-old takes car for high-speed autobahn joyride The child halted his trip after beginning to feel unwell. Police said no one was hurt by the boy's 140 kilometer/hour trip down an autobahn near Dortmund....
13:39, 08/22/2019

Bury are an extension of family, losing them would devastate a community | James Bentley Two bad owners have driven Bury to the brink, but a club is more than its owners and it should not be allowed to dieWhen my great‑grandfather, Thomas Watts, was captured during the first world war, I can only imagine what thoughts filled his head dur...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Liverpool v Arsenal, Puskás Award outsiders and Japan's strangest sports | Classic YouTube This week’s roundup also features Challenge Cup finals, tennis meltdowns and a team scoring without touching the ball1) It’s Liverpool v Arsenal this weekend, and there’s only one place to start as we dig into the archives – a match so famous, it’s g...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Bolton accept resignations of manager Phil Parkinson and his assistant • Academy manager Jimmy Phillips takes interim charge• Club statement: both men ‘leave with their heads held high’Bolton Wanderers are without a manager after the beleaguered club accepted the resignations of Phil Parkinson and his assistant, Steve P...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Championship roundup: Eddie Nketiah pounces to put Leeds back on top • On-loan Arsenal striker strikes late to sink Brentford• Swansea win again as Charlton are held by ForestEddie Nketiah is already making an impact at Leeds, the on-loan Arsenal striker scoring his second goal for the club to seal a 1-0 home win over...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Manu Tuilagi admits he hid injury that led to extended England layoff • ‘I wasn’t honest with the physios, it was stupid,’ says centre• Tuilagi set to feature in his ninth consecutive TestManu Tuilagi has revealed how he could have avoided more than a year of his injury layoff if he had come clean regarding his initial...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Huawei won’t launch a phone with its home-brewed OS in 2019 On August 9, Huawei launched it’s much talked about operating system, HarmonyOS. However, the company is not releasing any phones powered by that in 2019. Huawei‘s Senior Vice President, Vincent Yang, told media in New York there’s no phone running H...
14:00, 08/22/2019

DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache As the economy softens, the president’s early attempts to supercharge it are faltering or maybe even less effective than first thought. That could be a problem next year....
14:00, 08/22/2019

Volatile Politics Rattle the Global Economy The economic warning signs are flashing yellow. In Germany, the U.K., Italy, Brazil and Mexico, growth has stalled. In Japan, business confidence has turned negative for the first time since 2013. China’s industrial output is growing at its slo...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Rohit A "Big Match Winner" Should Play In Test Cricket: Akhtar Shoaib Akhtar also feels that Rohit Sharma should be included in the playing XI for the opening Test against the West Indies and not picking him will be "wrong"....
14:26, 08/22/2019

Britain presses for information on HK consulate worker detained in China Britain's Foreign Office continues to "urgently seek further information" about an employee of its Hong Kong consulate who was detained in China, it said on Thursday....
14:26, 08/22/2019

Mike Pompeo makes diplomatic phone call to ease tensions with Denmark over Greenland A dispute between U.S. President Donald Trump and Denmark, over the latter's refusal to sell Greenland, was softened some by a phone call from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
14:52, 08/22/2019

U.S. figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for 'sexual misconduct' U.S. Figure Skating and the U.S. Center for SafeSport have permanently banned coach Richard Callaghan after an investigation into accusations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two teenage boys, officials said....
14:52, 08/22/2019

Why are celebrities 'trademarking' their Instagram posts and is it a hoax? From Julia Roberts to the US energy secretary, people are sharing a strange copyright message on Instagram. One Guardian Australia staffer asked another to explain what it meant ... quicklyHi Naaman. Perhaps you can help me. I hear that it’s apparent...
15:13, 08/22/2019

‘Let’s Call Wayne.’ Inside the White House Discussions on Guns The push for new legislation on guns is not dead yet. Despite mixed signals from President Trump, White House staff are drafting and discussing narrow proposals for changing gun laws that could be presented to Trump as soon as next week and announced...
15:13, 08/22/2019

What to expect at IFA 2019 There's just one big technology show before the end of the year, IFA, where we'll see the last goodies revealed before everyone goes into buying mode. As usual, a team of Engadget's finest will descend upon Berlin to uncover all of the...
15:13, 08/22/2019

Google Photos' face-grouping feature comes to Europe Google Photos recently hit one billion users after being spun out from Google+ just four years ago. One reason the product grew so quickly is its frequent updates, adding features like video animation and a crop and adjust tool for photographing docu...
15:13, 08/22/2019

| Alex Mafi pens new Reds deal The Queensland Rugby Union has continued to secure homegrown talent for the future with hooker Alex Mafi re-signing with the Reds for a further three years....
16:00, 08/22/2019

Brazil's President Is Full of Shit Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro—the far-right climate denier who assumed office this year and immediately began gutting Brazil’s environmental agencies and regulations—recently suggested humans can slow their destruction of Earth’s biosphere by on...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Texas Executes Man for Murder Conviction Whose Alibi Was That He Was Already Incarcerated Texas killed a man who maintained his innocence over a capital murder conviction for a 1998 murder on Wednesday. Larry Swearingen, 48, and his legal team fought hard to overturn his conviction for the strangling death of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter. ...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Prince Andrew is Testing the Royals' Playbook For Scandal For years, Buckingham Palace has successfully protected Prince Andrew from the consequences of his long-running association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Long before Jeffrey Epstein’s death, his relationship with Prince Andrew was an e...
16:00, 08/22/2019

South Korea appointee spurns calls to step down despite growing allegations Justice Minister nominee Cho Kuk on Thursday expressed his firm will not to succumb to growing demand by opposition parties to step down amid snowballing corruption allegations involving his daughter....
16:00, 08/22/2019

|EFFheadsstraighttoConCourttoclarifyPublicProtector'spowers EFF leader Julius Malema has asked the Constitutional Court to urgently give guidance about the recent interim interdict applications against the public protector's remedial action....
16:00, 08/22/2019

|TougheconomyputachillonMrPriceretailsales A tough economic climate put pressure on even discount retailer Mr Price's fashion sales, as customer spending remained constrained, the company said in a trading statement for the first four months of its financial year....
16:00, 08/22/2019

Uganda demands financial records, donor lists of NGOs Non-governmental organizations in Uganda have been told to submit financial information including budgets and donor lists to the authorities, an official told Reuters on Thursday, in a move rights groups said was another attempt to muzzle criticism....
16:26, 08/22/2019

Poem: Brute Strength Skaja conjures the searing history of a jagged relationship, then mixes a tonic for it: images, elegies and invocations that let the speaker reinvent her human power....
16:26, 08/22/2019

Critics say ‘It: Chapter 2’ star Bill Hader deserves an Oscar It isn’t often when critics go nuts over a sequel — or a sequel to a horror movie for that matter. But early praise for “It Chapter 2,” which will star SNL alum Bill Hader, confirms that the second act just might be better tha...
16:26, 08/22/2019

Target still has room to climb after 20% gain, Citi says Target shares closed Wednesday up more than 20%, after the retailer reported impressive profit growth and a spike in traffic that surpassed analysts' expectations....
16:52, 08/22/2019

Kraft is suing the CFTC to keep the lid on a $16 million fine in market manipulation case Kraft has filed a contempt motion against the CFTC over a press release announcing the $16 million fine to settle claims of manipulating wheat prices....
16:52, 08/22/2019

Trump: 'I have an appetite for background checks' President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls "loopholes" doesn't clear the way for more gun control. (Aug. 21)    &#...
16:52, 08/22/2019

Mixed reaction to Trump's Jewish disloyalty claims President Donald Trump's claims that Jews who vote for Democrats are showing disloyalty is met with disbelief by Jewish American liberal groups and been welcomed by conservative ones. Trump on Wednesday doubled-down and repeated the claim. (Aug....
16:52, 08/22/2019

AP Top Stories August 21 P Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion. &#...
16:52, 08/22/2019

Kentucky Running Backs Ready To Catch Kentucky running backs A.J. Rose and Kavosiey Smoke explain the benefits and skills they bring to the Wildcats’ passing game. (Aug. 20)        ...
16:52, 08/22/2019

All-electric, Mustang-inspired Ford Mach 1 SUV spied News 22 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the upcoming Ford Mach 1 all-electric SUV has been caught on camera for the first time, sporting heavy camouflage...
16:52, 08/22/2019

Pompeo says U.S. officials are focusing on release of two Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadian men who were detained by China late last year....
17:13, 08/22/2019

Dick’s Sporting Goods reports strong earnings amid experiment in reducing gun sales Dick’s Sporing Goods on Thursday announced same store sales for the second quarter increased 3.2 percent, representing the company’s strongest quarterly comparable sales gain since 2016....
17:13, 08/22/2019

Fernando Alonso finds dunes "shocking" as Dakar tests commence Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso says climbing the Namibia dunes for the first time with the Toyota Hilux was "shocking", as his Dakar Rally preparation programme began in earnest...
17:13, 08/22/2019

Sir Chris Hoy to drive Colin McRae WRC Subaru ahead of Rally GB Olympic legend, and accomplished racer, Sir Chris Hoy will celebrate his childhood hero by driving Colin McRae's 1996 Subaru Impreza during the build-up to the World Rally Championship's Rally GB...
17:13, 08/22/2019

Exclusive: India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders - government documents India's health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents seen by Reuters showed, potentially jeopardizing the expansion plans of big firms like Juul Labs and Philip Morris International....
17:13, 08/22/2019

Kia Seltos Compact SUV Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 9.69 Lakh The Kia Seltos has been finally launched in India and it starts a new inning for the Korean carmaker in our market. Kia is offering the Seltos in 16 variants and three engine and four transmission......
17:39, 08/22/2019

Juventus eye Asia growth with bid for earlier kickoffs "Serie A should consider having earlier kickoffs to help grow the Asian audience and boost clubs\u0027 finances, Juventus chief revenue officer Giorgio Ricci has said."...
17:39, 08/22/2019

Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will spark season "German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans\u0027 enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spill over onto the pitch when they travel to Schalke 04 on Saturday."...
17:39, 08/22/2019

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
17:39, 08/22/2019

Floccinaucinihilipilification? RBI Governor Knows What It Means Central bank watchers were left scrambling this week for their dictionaries and Google searches to decipher parts of a speech by Governor Shaktikanta Das and minutes of the recent monetary policy......
17:39, 08/22/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. and Cleveland are an unlikely fit but might be exactly what each other needs The superstar wide receiver was spectacular but dramatic in New York. After this offseason’s blockbuster trade, he appears right at home with a contender in the Browns....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Wall St. falls after disappointing data, Fed policymakers dampen rate cut hopes U.S. stocks turned lower on Thursday as the first contraction in the manufacturing sector in nearly a decade and uncertainty about future interest rate cuts overshadowed an initial boost from upbeat retail earnings....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Ford names new president for China joint venture to deepen alliance amid falling sales Ford Motor Co on Thursday named Steven Armstrong president of the Changan Ford joint venture in China to deepen the alliance and push for more models, as the U.S. carmaker tries to stem a decline in sales in the world's second largest economy....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Oil rises further above $60, Jackson Hole summit in focus Oil rose further above $60 a barrel on Thursday, supported by a drop in U.S. crude inventories and OPEC-led supply cuts, although worries about the global economy weighed....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Yousef Makki: MP questions whether defendants would have gone free if they were 'black state school pupils' An MP has questioned the verdicts in the Yousef Makki murder trial and whether the teenagers would have been acquitted of murder if they had been black and state school educated....
18:26, 08/22/2019

Simon Cheng missing: China says Foreign Office worker detained in country arrested over 'solicitation of prostitution' China has said it detained a Foreign Office worker employed in Hong Kong for "solicitation of prostitution", according to a state-backed paper in the nation....
18:26, 08/22/2019

Mike Pompeo in bid to end Donald Trump's Greenland purchase row with Danish 'ally' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has tried to patch up the diplomatic row with "ally" Denmark over Donald Trump's claim that America is interested in buying Greenland....
18:26, 08/22/2019

Amrou Greenidge: Coach pays heartfelt tribute to former GB athlete, 18, killed after being 'deliberately knocked down' by car The coach of a former GB athlete, 18, who was killed after he was allegedly deliberately knocked off his bike, has paid a heartfelt tribute to an "unbelievable talent who was just the nicest young man."...
18:26, 08/22/2019

How much does the Tooth Fairy pay for a lost tooth? It may depend on what's in your wallet In 2018, the Tooth Fairy paid an average of $3.70 per tooth – a 43-cent decline from the previous year's average of $4.13.       ...
18:26, 08/22/2019

Do all seniors pay taxes on their Social Security benefits? Whether you'll be taxed on your benefits in retirement depends on where you live and what your total income looks like.       ...
18:26, 08/22/2019

Sorry, readers. Your Bluetooth device is a security risk Security researchers say to turn Bluetooth off when you're not using it because it's an easy way for hackers to get to your personal information.       ...
18:26, 08/22/2019

Both sides in Florida manslaughter trial say video of fatal shooting will prove their case Prosecuting attorney Fred Schaub said convenience store surveillance video showed that Michael Drejka fatally shot Markeis McGlockton as McGlockton was turning away from him....
18:26, 08/22/2019

Amazon Alexa will soon help people check in on aging relatives As Amazon looks for ways to get its technology into the hands of seniors, insurers such as State Farm are working to provide additional services to customers....
18:52, 08/22/2019

I'm A Short Person Looking For A Small Crossover That Doesn't Suck! What Car Should I Buy? Mary’s old Honda Accord was just stolen. Now she’s looking for a small crossover, but can’t find one that fits her well—or that doesn’t suck. She is on the shorter side and wants the higher ride height and all-wheel drive, but doesn’t want something ...
18:52, 08/22/2019

Eat Ice Cream Out of an Almost-Empty Peanut Butter Jar Removing the last bit of sticky jam from a jar is usually a job for alcohol, but other, spreadable substances—such as Nutella and peanut butter—just don’t go into solution that well. The solution, obviously, is to swap one vice for another, and fill ...
18:52, 08/22/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Free Ground Beef, Simplehuman Dish Rack, PUMA, and More A Butcher Box Ground Beef Welcome Offer, a simplehuman Kitchen Steel Frame Dish Rack, and a 50% off sale at PUMA lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
18:52, 08/22/2019

Why You Shouldn't Put the Apple Card in Your Wallet (Seriously) A number of you are probably getting your brand-new titanium Apple Cards this week, assuming you made sure to order a physical version of the card when signing up for it Tuesday. Here’s the kicker: You probably won’t want to store Apple’s credit card...
18:52, 08/22/2019

How a Conservative News Site Thrived on Facebook and Google The Western Journal has had one of the biggest online audiences. But it now finds itself clashing with Silicon Valley tech giants. Here are highlights from a Times investigation....
19:13, 08/22/2019

I Get More Excited About Old Games On Switch Than New Ones I’ve spent much of the last week staring at the Switch eShop page for the Grandia HD Collection willing myself not to buy it. For me, it is probably the most alluring recent release on the system, a collection of two classic RPGs I’ve never played, a...
19:13, 08/22/2019

Identical photons generated 150 million kilometers apart Enlarge / A nearby source of quantum photons. (credit: NOAA) Up until the mid-20th century, light was pretty ordinary. Yes, it was both a particle and a wave, but it didn’t do anything very weird. Then scientists, under-employed after the end of Wo...
19:13, 08/22/2019

Physicists discover hidden text in what was thought to be blank Egyptian papyri Enlarge / Physicists at the BESSY-II synchrotron radiation facility in Germany used multiple methods to reveal hidden text in supposedly blank patches on ancient papyri from Elephantine Island in Egypt. (credit: Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin) A team of ...
19:13, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders’s ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
19:13, 08/22/2019

Magecart hackers target popular poker software Magecart credit card skimmers typically target users through their web browser when shopping online but new research from Malwarebytes has discovered that cybercriminals were able to compromise poker software to do so as well.Poker Tracker is a softw...
19:39, 08/22/2019

Amazon Summer Sale is live - great deals on TVs, Kindles, gaming laptops, phones and more The Amazon Sale for those final end-of-summer deals is live now. Seeing as the summer weather looks like its making a comeback this weekend, you've probably got better things to be doing then sitting around scrolling through Amazon's length...
19:39, 08/22/2019

Spotify is offering a three-month free trial to lure you away from Apple Music You can now try Spotify Premium free for three months rather than one, giving you longer to sample the service and decide if it's right for you.The new 90-day trial isn't a limited-time offer – according to Spotify, it's here to...
19:39, 08/22/2019

Nvidia’s new ultra-low latency mode for GPUs beats AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag feature To coincide with Gamescom 2019, Nvidia has introduced a graphics driver that comes with new technology to take on AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag for more responsive gaming – alongside a serious boost in frame-rates for some games.Nvidia’s...
19:39, 08/22/2019

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems being named after sweet foods, and marks a change in the naming direction going forward.In fact, the ...
19:39, 08/22/2019

A shared train station symbolizes Hong Kong's fears about China A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate employee....
19:39, 08/22/2019

Dem senator hit with bar complaint for ‘openly threatening’ Supreme Court Conservative watchdog Judicial Watch has accused Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., of “openly threatening the U.S. Supreme Court,” in a complaint brought before the Rhode Island Judiciary....
20:00, 08/22/2019

Raj Thackeray Grilled By Enforcement Directorate In Money Laundering Case MNS chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday grilled by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case, after he reached the agency's office in south Mumbai with his family members in tow....
20:00, 08/22/2019

Rajiv Gandhi Didn't Use Massive Poll Mandate To Create Fear: Sonia Gandhi Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi got a massive poll mandate in 1984, but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear, threaten and scare people or destroy institutions, Congress president Sonia......
20:00, 08/22/2019

S Jaishankar To Meet Russian Foreign Minister In Moscow On Tuesday External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is slated to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow on August 27, according to Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs....
20:00, 08/22/2019

New 2019 Peugeot 208 now available to order News 22 Aug, 2019 The new Peugeot 208 is here, ready to challenge the Ford Fiesta's reign with a new platform, engines and tech, plus an all-electric option...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Google listed the wrong number for its product hotline, nobody noticed Not so long ago, Google set up a consultation hotline in case you needed to be convinced why your home needs a smart speaker – or any other smart device. But if you were wondering why nobody was picking up the phone, don’t worry, it wasn’t personal: ...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee Helped Make Climate Change a Top Campaign Issue. He Says That’s Not Enough During his six-month campaign for president, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee made climate change a focus of the Democratic presidential primary, forcing it onto the debate stage and pushing other candidates to match his ambitious plans. But Inslee believe...
20:26, 08/22/2019

‘I Think My Approach Is Better Now.’ Allow Ex-Republican Justin Amash to Reintroduce Himself Michigan Rep. Justin Amash walked into a cramped coffee shop in Grand Rapids on Wednesday morning, shook voters’ hands and ordered a drink with a small mountain of whipped cream on it. It was the start of a daylong tour of his district with a ...
20:26, 08/22/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘deep state’ comments Patrick Byrne has resigned as the CEO of Overstock following comments he made about the “deep state,” and his relationship with Russian agent Maria Butina....
20:26, 08/22/2019

Reporter testing the 'availability of guns at Walmart' fails background check Hayley Peterson, a senior correspondent for Business Insider, investigated "the availability of guns at Walmart" by attempting to purchase a firearm but was unable to buy a gun after failing a background check....
20:26, 08/22/2019

Fans betting on sentimental favourite Serena to win U.S. Open "In the twilight of her remarkable career Serena Williams is more often the sentimental favourite rather than the bettors\u0027 choice but the 37-year-old American will be both as she heads to the U.S. Open chasing an elusive 24th record-equalling Gr...
20:26, 08/22/2019

Anisimova withdraws from US Open after father's death "Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the US Open following the death of her father and coach Konstantin, the USTA [United States Tennis Association] has confirmed."...
20:26, 08/22/2019

Albanian restaurant owner at center of viral windshield smash video has business torn down The Albanian man caught on camera punching through the windshield of a moving car following a dispute with a group of Spanish tourists has had his restaurant torn down less than a week after the video went viral, reports say. ...
20:26, 08/22/2019

Brazilian environmental minister heckled over record Amazon fires: 'Stop Ecocide!' The environmental minister of Brazil was met with boos and heckles when he took the stage at a meeting on climate change Wednesday as massive wildfires continued to rage for more than two weeks in the world’s largest rainforest....
20:26, 08/22/2019

Lavish home of late ‘prince of chintz’ Mario Buatta to hit market Late interior decorator Mario Buatta, known as “the prince of chintz,” famously decorated the homes of clients including Barbara Walters, Billy Joel, Mariah Carey and Patricia Altschul of “Southern Charm.” Now Buatta’s home, at 120 ...
20:52, 08/22/2019

Scandalized billionaire Steve Wynn pays $43M for Palm Beach mansion Former casino mogul Steve Wynn is the latest billionaire sex pest to make a splash in the scandalous seaside city of Palm Beach, Fla. The former chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, who was forced to resign after multiple allegations of sexual misconduc...
20:52, 08/22/2019

Why Paul Pogba, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mo Salah have all trained in Dubai Elite athletes from around the world are heading to the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, which was designed with the aspiration to become one of the world's best....
20:52, 08/22/2019

Get Southwest Fare Deals as Low as $49 Today As we mentioned last week, you probably shouldn’t book a flight on third-party sites like Expedia or Travelocity or you might miss out on some airlines’ sales. And right on cue, Southwest announced a sale on flights departing as soon as September an...
20:52, 08/22/2019

At $8,000, Is This R32-Swapped 1987 VW Jetta A Total Coupe De Grâce? With four-doors’ and crossovers crazily co-opting the mantle of Coupe, it’s a relief to have a car like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Jetta around to legitimately own that birthright. Let’s see if this VR6-swapped two-door can also lay claim to th...
20:52, 08/22/2019

Earth to FEDOR: Russia launches humanoid robot into space A Russian humanoid robot was making its way on Thursday to the International Space Station after blasting off on a two-week mission to support the crew and test his skills....
20:52, 08/22/2019

Boxing News at Five: Fury claims he would beat Ruiz Jnr with one hand, Kovalev says he received “substantial” offer to fight Canelo Tyson Fury believes Andy Ruiz Jnr would be an easy fight for him, and Sergey Kovalev explains why he had to knock back Canelo Alvarez fight offer The post Boxing News at Five: Fury claims he would beat Ruiz Jnr with one hand, Kovalev says he received...
21:39, 08/22/2019

Customers Handed Over Their DNA. The Company Let the FBI Take a Look. Millions of consumers have bought home-test kits, including 1.5 million from FamilyTreeDNA. How that data is used is largely left up to the companies; “We were talking about horrendous crimes. So I made the decision.”...
21:39, 08/22/2019

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
21:39, 08/22/2019

Report: Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said he was actually one of the first people to raise the possibility of purchasing Greenland.        ...
22:00, 08/22/2019

After 11 tons of trash taken off Mount Everest, officials ban single-use plastics Mount Everest has become littered with trash and bodies as more adventurers try their luck at scaling the natural wonder.        ...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Copper Nears Multi-Year Low as Economic Concerns Grow Copper prices dropped to within striking distance of a fresh multiyear low, as weak U.S. manufacturing data bolstered concerns over the health of the global economy....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Yields Plumb New Lows, but 'Century Bonds' Remain Scarce Bond yields in many countries have fallen to record lows this summer. Yet few governments have responded as many bankers and investors say they should, by locking in ultralow rates for decades....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Florida to execute serial killer Gary Ray Bowles Thursday The state of Florida plans to carry out Thursday its second execution of 2019 -- by lethal injection for a man who killed at least six people along the East Coast 25 years ago....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Beto O'Rourke's labor plan promises $15 an hour, right to unionize Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled his plans for a 21st century labor contract that calls for more rights and higher pay for workers and stronger unions....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils $16.3 trillion climate change plan Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change proposal Thursday that calls for the United States to exclusively rely on renewable energy for electricity and transportation by 2030....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Wounded US Special Forces veteran honored at Yankee Stadium with family by his side For Marty Bailey, Saturday was about more than just being honored at Yankee Stadium by his favorite baseball team on a picturesque afternoon -- the important part was having his family by his side....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Gravitational waves could settle mystery of the universe's expansion Supernovae and the big bang's afterglow give us conflicting numbers on how fast the universe is expanding. Gravitational waves could help settle things...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
22:26, 08/22/2019

A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could ‘lead to human extinction’ The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times. There are 20 supervolcanoes on Earth that represent that greatest natural threat to hum...
22:26, 08/22/2019

Chinese Police Give Reason for Detaining Hong Kong Resident; Friends Are Skeptical Chinese police alleged that a British consulate employee from Hong Kong, detained during a business trip to the mainland earlier this month, had committed a prostitution-related offense, but offered no details or evidence to back up the assertion....
22:52, 08/22/2019

Expat Chinese Embrace Freedom---Marching Against Hong Kong Protests Hong Kong’s summer of political unrest is going global. In countries like the U.S., Canada, Australia and the U.K., the sometimes aggressive tactics of Chinese demonstrators rallying to support Beijing risk a backlash in the West and raises questions...
22:52, 08/22/2019

A Reminder That You Can Get Another German Wagon With Over 500 HP For A 'Reasonable' Price If you didn’t catch the news, the Audi RS6 Avant—a super-wagon that we Americans were denied for so long—will finally hit our shores in 2020. I didn’t believe it would happen, but I’m happy to be proven wrong. However, if you don’t have the patience ...
22:52, 08/22/2019

Gap's second-quarter sales fall short of estimates, CEO calls out 'challenging environment' Gap Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter earnings topped analysts' estimates but sales missed. Same-store sales dropped 4% during the period, worse than expected....
22:52, 08/22/2019

Autocar Heroes: Greatest Porsche GTs - new Cayman GT4 meets GT3 RS and GT2 RS Which is the best Weissach-developed Porsche of the last decade? Is it a 911 - or does the new Cayman GT4 take top honours? We've been finding out Porsche has been making GT cars for 20 years, and its latest offering is the 2020 Porsche Cayman GT4 -...
22:52, 08/22/2019

Peugeot opens UK order books for new 208 and e-208 Peugeot's all-new 208 is available from £16,250 with a petrol engine and £25,050 in electric form Orders are now being taken for Peugeot's new 208, in petrol, diesel and electric form, ahead of customer deliveries beginning in early 2020.  The new F...
22:52, 08/22/2019

Cupra previews interior of first EV ahead of Frankfurt reveal Seat sub-brand's electric pioneer will sport design influenced by both SUVs and sports coupes Cupra will reveal its first fully electric vehicle in concept form at this year’s Frankfurt motor show, and has previewed its interior design in a new imag...
22:52, 08/22/2019

Winners and losers in the 2019 UK car market so far JLR's UK sales were up, but Brexit and WLTP delays saw the firm return to loss-making Tough trading conditions have taken their toll on some car makers more than others The first half of 2019 has been unusually turbulent for the world’s car makers...
22:52, 08/22/2019

Gender minority college students at increased mental health risk (Reuters Health) - Gender minority students in U.S. colleges and universities are four times as likely as other students to experience mental health problems, researchers say....
23:13, 08/22/2019

HP names Lores CEO, reports solid Q3 HP said Enrique Lores, head of its printing unit, will take over as CEO for Dion Weisler. Separately, HP's third quarter earnings were better than expected....
23:13, 08/22/2019

Juventus's star signings mask unease while Inter and Napoli can challenge The champions may have landed De Ligt, Rabiot and Ramsey but all has not run smoothly for Maurizio Sarri this summerItalian football’s summer break began in much the same way as the season had ended: with Juventus way out in front. By 1 July they had...
23:13, 08/22/2019

Eddie Jones picks ‘Kamikaze Kids’ Curry and Underhill to face Ireland • England coach pairs Curry and Underhill together for first time• Jones also selects Ford, Farrell and Tuilagi in midfieldEddie Jones had been in his job a matter of months when he called a meeting at the Rugby Football Union and announced “I can’t ...
23:13, 08/22/2019

South Americans lead the charge in a Vuelta lacking star names "South America has become a hotbed of elite cycling in recent years and could be set for a hat-trick of Grand Tour wins as the Vuelta a Espana begins on Saturday with the list of favourites dominated by riders from Andean nations."...
23:13, 08/22/2019

Johann Zarco feared MotoGP career failure if he stayed at KTM Johann Zarco felt that continuing with KTM for the 2020 MotoGP season without any improvements would have meant that he "failed" in his career, so preferred to leave...
23:13, 08/22/2019

Missing Cipriani Dolci head chef Andrea Zamperoni found dead in Queens hostel The missing head chef at the ritzy Cipriani Dolci restaurant has been found dead in a Queens rooming house, police said Thursday. Andrea Zamperoni, 33, was found at the Kamway Lodge & Tavern in Elmhurst at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday by police officers...
23:39, 08/22/2019

Brooklyn teacher gets 4 years for sexually abusing 14-year-old student A Brooklyn middle school teacher, who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year-old student multiple times on school grounds, was sentenced to four years behind bars Thursday....
23:39, 08/22/2019

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara is back open for business The dough is flying again at Di Fara. The iconic Brooklyn pizza joint reopened Thursday — after owners of the legendary, 54-year-old eatery said they worked out a payment plan to settle an unpaid $167,000 tax bill that led the state to shutter the bu...
23:39, 08/22/2019

Kenneth Saal arrested in murder of co-worker Carolyn Byington A New Jersey man has been arrested in the murder of his 26-year-old co-worker, more than two months after she was found dead in her apartment, prosecutors said Thursday. Kenneth Saal, 30, is accused of killing Carolyn Byington when she went home for ...
23:39, 08/22/2019

How to 'Refresh' Your PC When Windows Says There's a Problem Windows has a propensity to accrue digital dust and grime that can bog down the system, and reinstalling the operating system is a nice catch-all cure for anything that ails it....
00:00, 08/23/2019

Panzerotto is the O.G. Hot Pocket Everyone’s heard of calzones, but I’m willing to bet you haven’t met its deep-fried, gooey cousin: the panzerotto. This handheld snack is the forefather of what most Americans recognize as the Hot Pocket—sans cardboard cooking sleeve, scalding-hot i...
00:00, 08/23/2019

How to Delete an Instagram Message You Sent by Accident A few weeks ago I attended a music festival with some friends. At some point, I was scrolling through Instagram Stories and then put my phone in my pocket. When I took it out a little while later I realized that I had apparently sent DMs to a number ...
00:00, 08/23/2019

Sometimes It's Okay to Drop the Weights Today we’re going to tackle the iconic behavior of a Gym Asshole: dropping their weights. BOOM. Blech sums up the question that many of us have found ourselves thinking:...
00:00, 08/23/2019

US stock indexes end mixed ahead of Fed chairman speech A wobbly day on Wall Street left stock indexes mostly lower Thursday as investors turned cautious ahead of a widely anticipated speech by the Federal Reserve chairman...
00:26, 08/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein to be arraigned again ahead of criminal trial Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning on an indictment in connection with his upcoming criminal trial, a spokesman for the Manhattan district attorney said on Thursday....
00:52, 08/23/2019

Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour as Randy Owen battles migraines, vertigo Alabama postponed the remaining of its 50th anniversary tour due to singer and guitarist Randy Owen's continued battle with cluster migraines and vertigo.        ...
00:52, 08/23/2019

What to do about bad breath Home remedies for bad breath include green tea, herbal rinses, and water. People should see a doctor if their breath does not improve. Learn more about home remedies for bad breath here....
01:13, 08/23/2019

Everything you need to know about broken ribs Broken ribs are a common injury following an accident or fall. In this article, learn about how to identify the symptoms and what to expect from treatment and recovery....
01:13, 08/23/2019

How to relieve gum pain fast From tea bags to cold compresses, many home remedies can quickly relieve mild-to-moderate gum pain. Learn about these methods, and when to see a dentist, here....
01:13, 08/23/2019

Causes and home remedies for dark lips Lip color varies from person to person. The lips can become darker for various reasons, and people can use home remedies to care for their lips. Learn about causes and treatments for dark lips here....
01:13, 08/23/2019

Phone companies, state attorneys general announce broad campaign to fight robocalls Twelve of the country's largest telephone companies on Thursday pledged to implement new technology that would spot and block robocalls while helping law enforcement officials track down criminals, part of an agreement brokered between the industry a...
01:13, 08/23/2019

Felice Gimondi, Cyclist With a Career Triple Crown, Dies at 76 He was one of the rare competitors to win the Tour de France, the Vuelta a España and the Giro d’Italia. But he was stymied by the great Eddy Merckx....
01:13, 08/23/2019

This Daily Pill Cut Heart Attacks by Half. Why Isn’t Everyone Getting It? ‘Polypills’ of generic drugs may dramatically reduce heart attacks and strokes in poor countries, a new study suggests. Some experts still aren’t enthusiastic....
01:13, 08/23/2019

Democratic lawmaker: Illegal immigrants needed to mow 'our beautiful lawns' Democratic Rep. Tom Malinowski, who is running for a second term in New Jersey’s swing 7th District, told constituents this week that illegal immigrants are needed to mow “our beautiful lawns” and perform menial jobs rejected by tech-focused teenager...
01:39, 08/23/2019

I wanted to hate Popeyes’ chicken sandwich, but damn it, it’s good I was ready — make that itching — to laugh off Popeyes’ brand-new chicken sandwich. The Twitter war between Popeyes and its competitors over bragging rights alone was enough to make me barf. Plus, all the other heavily hyped “new” offerings fro...
01:39, 08/23/2019

"Astonishing": Gavaskar Unhappy With Ashwin's Exclusion From Antigua Test Ravichandran Ashwin's exclusion from the playing XI in the first Test against the West Indies did not go well with former India player Sunil Gavaskar....
01:39, 08/23/2019

Bloomberg just leaked the iPhone 11’s biggest remaining secrets Apple is expected to hold its annual iPhone announcement event on September 10th, a date that was confirmed by a recent leak that came straight from the company’s iOS 13 beta software. But don’t expect Apple to have too many iPhone 11 sec...
01:39, 08/23/2019

Mate 30 Pro will run Google’s Android at launch, unless the ban forces Huawei to resort to plan B Huawei is widely expected to launch its Mate 30 series this fall, with some rumors saying the press conference may come as soon as September 19th. The phone will run Android right out of the box, and the 90-day reprieve extension that was announced e...
01:39, 08/23/2019

Mysterious medieval skeleton at Prague Castle reveals its secrets Archaeologists are shedding new light on a mysterious medieval skeleton that was discovered buried with a sword, ax and knives at Prague Castle during the 1920s....
01:39, 08/23/2019

'Skeleton Lake' mystery deepens with strange DNA discovery In 1942 hundreds of human skeletal remains were discovered at a lake deep in the Himalayas, baffling experts. Dubbed ‘Skeleton Lake,’ the site has been shrouded in mystery for decades, sparking new DNA analysis of the bones. The research, however, ha...
01:39, 08/23/2019

Space Command to launch Aug. 29 as Trump’s 'Space Force' takes shape President Trump’s proposed Space Force is another step closer to taking off, as top brass announced this week that a space combatant command will launch later this month....
01:39, 08/23/2019

Four F/A-18 Super Hornets damaged in E-2D carrier landing incident An E-2D aircraft struck two F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter planes and damaged two others while landing aboard an aircraft carrier, the Naval Safety Center said....
02:00, 08/23/2019

YouTube disables channels over 'Chinese disinformation' on Hong Kong YouTube has disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after similar campaigns on Twitter and Facebook were dismantled....
02:00, 08/23/2019

Facebook: Expect Oculus Insight tracking in future wearable AR glasses Oculus Quest and Rift S use a new inside-out tracking system to accurately sense the VR headset's and controllers' positions -- an AR headset is next.Read More...
02:52, 08/23/2019

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read More...
02:52, 08/23/2019

High-intensity walking helps stroke survivors regain mobility, study says For people who've suffered strokes, getting exercise may be the key to regaining mobility. In a recent study, up to 80 percent of stroke patients benefited from high-intensity activities like fast walking and climbing....
02:52, 08/23/2019

Brexit: Did Merkel set a 30-day Irish backstop deadline? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that Britain and the EU could find a solution to the Irish backstop in the next 30 days has "emboldened" British PM Boris Johnson. But should he really be feeling encouraged?...
02:52, 08/23/2019

Get paid for a home loan: European lenders turning banking on its head European banks are twisting traditional economics of lending and borrowing to cope with years of sub-zero rates. With more easing expected, the lenders are only going to get more desperate to preserve their profits....
02:52, 08/23/2019

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the death....
02:52, 08/23/2019

Macron dampens Johnson's plan to renegotiate Brexit The details of the Irish backstop continued to split European leaders as British PM Johnson met French President Macron. Macron called the backstop "indispensable" to a Brexit deal. Johnson said a new deal is possible....
02:52, 08/23/2019

Sanders agrees to 'Medicare-for-all' change after union concerns Sen. Bernie Sanders is making changes to his signature policy proposal – "Medicare-for-all" – in order to address union concerns that a shift to single-payer health care could force members to give up hard-fought insurance plans for nothing in return...
02:52, 08/23/2019

Inslee quickly announces re-election bid for governor after dropping out of White House race Hours after ending his presidential campaign, two-term Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington State announced he’s running for re-election next year....
02:52, 08/23/2019

United adding four international routes, including first flights to Nice, France, and Palermo, Italy United will start serving Nice, France; Palermo, Italy; and Curacao. The airline is also adding Chicago-Zurich flights.       ...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Someone left this snake at Newark airport The Transportation Security Administration reported that someone left a snake at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport.       ...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein: Grand jury issues new indictment in sex-crimes case There's a new indictment against Harvey Weinstein but it's sealed. He's to be arraigned, again, on Aug. 26.        ...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Anderson Cooper takes a dig at Ivanka Trump after her father's remarks on Jewish Democrats Anderson Cooper brought Ivanka Trump into his analysis of President Donald Trump's recent remarks about Jewish Americans.        ...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Jamie Foxx slams rumors he's dating young singer Sela Vave: 'Enough of the unnecessary hate' Amid rumors of a split from Katie Holmes, Jamie Foxx spoke out against speculation he's dating Sela Vave, the young singer he was photographed with.        ...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted in New Hampshire on cocaine possession charge New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung has been indicted on a felony charge of cocaine possession in New Hampshire, according to the Belknap County Attorney’s Office....
03:13, 08/23/2019

‘Forbidden Broadway’ is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie’ Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation.” A New York institution since 1982, “Forbidden Broadway” packed up five years ago because Aless...
03:13, 08/23/2019

Michael Jackson’s former publicist sets up foundation to heal icon’s legacy “I don’t think any of us has been a greater victim than Michael Jackson,” publicist Raymone Bain said at a press conference in a glitzy DC hotel ballroom that bellowed with the accused child molester's music....
03:13, 08/23/2019

Florida set to execute serial killer who targeted gays across Southeast Florida is set to execute a man known as the "I-95 killer" who was convicted of killing three people and admitted to killing several more in a 1994 spree in which he targeted gay men....
03:39, 08/23/2019

US-Central America talks focus on drug, migrant trafficking Officials from the United States, Central America and Colombia have agreed at a meeting on drugs and migrant-trafficking to adopt unspecified increased controls to combat people-smuggling as part of a regional effort...
03:39, 08/23/2019

UN chief urges world to stamp out religious persecution U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging the world to “stamp out anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim hatred, the persecution of Christians and other religious groups” on the first international day to remember the victims of religious persecution...
03:39, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne resigns in wake of "deep state" remarks "If the hors d’oeuvre that was served recently caused the market such indigestion, it is not going to be in shareholder interest for me to be around if and when any main course is served," Byrne wrote to shareholders....
03:39, 08/23/2019

Keep calm and trust in free-market democracy: Hong Kong shows how America can defeat China In our globalized economy, highly mobile capital works in favor of investors and consumers who value democratic protections. That dooms China's authoritarian model unless Beijing can force the world to submit to its peculiar form of feudal mercantili...
03:39, 08/23/2019

VMware to pay $5 billion for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two providers of cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, as it expands offerings for corporate clients....
03:39, 08/23/2019

Salesforce sees higher quarterly, FY revenue; shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter and full-year revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as it benefits from acquisitions and more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sending its shares up 7% in extended trading....
03:39, 08/23/2019

Liverpool vs Arsenal lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs, latest injury updates Liverpool and Arsenal face off at Anfield this weekend in what is likely to be a shootout between two of the best attacks in Europe, let alone the Premier League....
04:00, 08/23/2019

Serena Williams draws former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova in U.S. Open's first round Serena Williams, No. 8 in WTA rankings, drew 87th-ranked Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster U.S. Open match slated for Monday at Rolling Meadows       ...
04:26, 08/23/2019

Report: Sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban after three missed drug tests Gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman’s Olympic prospects might be in jeopardy after three missed drug tests, according to Associated Press.       ...
04:26, 08/23/2019

MLB bans players from Venezuelan Winter League Major League Baseball says its players will be banned from participating in the Venezuelan Winter League because of recent U.S. economic sanctions against Venezuela       ...
04:26, 08/23/2019

Chargers safeties Phillips, Watkins ready to step up Los Angeles Chargers safeties Adrian Phillips and Jaylen Watkins know that the spotlight is on them while Derwin James is out with a broken bone in his right foot       ...
04:26, 08/23/2019

To Promote Inclusivity, Stay Away from Personality Assessments Do personality tests like the Myers-Briggs help managers learn their team’s working styles, or just encourage them to hire and promote people like them?...
04:26, 08/23/2019

Fast-spreading wildfire forces evacuations in Northern California Shasta College in Redding, California, served as the initial shelter for evacuees, but then it had to be evacuated as well, officials say.        ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

70 US mayors urge Trump administration to 'abandon' proposed changes to federal food stamp program Seventy U.S. mayors rebuked the Trump administration's proposed cuts to the federal food stamp program in a signed letter.        ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

Keep courtesy up during entire video Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin is back practicing in Buffalo and eager to get his second NHL season started. He was unhappy with how team collapsed down the stretch to miss the playoffs for the eighth straight year. (Aug. 22)    ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

Inslee: 'We elevated the climate change crisis' Washington Gov. Jay Inslee dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, but he says he’s proud of elevating the climate crisis topic (Aug. 22)        ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

18 attorneys general support challenge of Trump rule expanding rapid deportations A group of 18 attorneys general from across the country Thursday supported a challenge to a Trump administration rule that broadly expands its ability to quickly deport undocumented immigrants. The attorneys general filed an amicus brief in the U.S. ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

Prices at the pump are falling TUCSON – Gas prices are expected to drop after Labor Day. According to Triple-A drivers in every market across the country could potentially enjoy savings of more than 25-cents per gallon, compared to summer prices. That means the National gas ...
04:52, 08/23/2019

Airman fatally shot trying to enter Phoenix apartment ID’d PHOENIX (AP) — Luke Air Force Base officials say an airman fatally shot while attempting to enter a Phoenix apartment was a 21-year-old service member from Florida. Luke officials said Thursday that the man killed Sunday was Senior Airman Cody J. Fry...
04:52, 08/23/2019

ADOT: Computer service restored to MVD offices Motor Vehicle Division offices are now open for business after having a statewide computer outage on Wednesday. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the outage affected all MVD offices across the state, including those in the Tucson are...
04:52, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong businesses fear protests will push economy into recession Amid mass demonstrations and a trade war, financial observers say the city’s slowdown could deepenHong Kong is a free marketer’s dream. The tiny island has a GDP bigger than many industrialised countries, low tax and abundant cheap labour, and is a w...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for 'international crisis' to lead G7 discussions Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for them to be top of the age...
05:13, 08/23/2019

'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home from school earlier this year with permanent marker ink scribbled on his scalp, but it was not a pr...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Police thwarted at least seven mass shootings and white supremacist attacks since El Paso Several of the alleged foiled plots appeared to involve men espousing far-right viewpoints and racist ideologiesIn the two weeks since a gunman killed 22 people in El Paso, law enforcement officials say they have thwarted at least seven separate mass...
05:13, 08/23/2019

A new survey shows what really interests 'pro-lifers': controlling women | Jill Filipovic According to their own survey responses, anti-abortion voters are hostile to gender equality in practically every aspectAccording to self-identified “pro-life” advocates, the fundamental divide between those who want to outlaw abortion and those who ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Wildlife summit votes down plan to allow sale of huge ivory stockpile Some African nations at Cites conference argue sales would provide much-needed incomeAn audacious attempt to allow a huge sale of stockpiled elephant ivory has been defeated at an international wildlife conference. The rancorous debate exposed deep d...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Town near Barcelona uses wolf urine to keep wild boar away Lack of rain may be forcing animals to seek food from rubbish bins in AiguafredaA small town outside Barcelona is using wolf urine to deter wild boar that have been coming in from the surrounding countryside.After trying a variety of deterrents, the ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Lightning strikes kill five and injure 100 in Poland and Slovakia Dead include two children after thunderstorm in trekking location in the Tatra mountainsAt least five people, including two children, have died and more than 100 have been injured during a sudden thunderstorm in Poland and Slovakia’s Tatra mountains,...
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Three Fed Officials Offer Diverging Views on Rate Cuts in TV Interviews Three Fed officials offered diverging views on the path for monetary policy in television interviews, with two skeptical over the need for lower rates and a third open to a further cut by the central bank....
05:13, 08/23/2019

Salesforce Increases Full-Year Revenue Forecast The business-software provider posted record results in the latest quarter, offering positive signs for enterprise-technology spending as some companies in recent weeks flashed warnings about client sentiment....
05:13, 08/23/2019

Pokkén Tournament Players Make Scrapbook To Thank Lead Designer Today’s top news from Being Nice magazine: a group of competitive Pokken Tournament players gave one of the games’ developers a handwritten book, thanking him for his hard work. Aww!...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Tommy Lee, wife Brittany Furlan claim they were booted from Emeril Lagasse-owned restaurant: ‘WTF dude?’ Tommy Lee and his wife Brittany Furlan claim they were kicked out of an Emeril Lagasse restaurant when Lee dropped an F-bomb after being asked to remove his hat....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Beyond Yoga x Amanda Kloots Collab Is On Point Dance Athleisure Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Two......
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Pumpkin Spice Season Is Here! 14 Products to Fall For We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
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New York Times political editor in hot water over insensitive tweets A New York Times political editor is in hot water — with at least two Republican congressmen calling for him to be fired — for a series of tweets he made a decade ago that ridiculed Jews, Mohawk Indians, the Amish and even the Times itself. Tom Wrigh...
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Murray to step up singles comeback in Nadal's Challenger event Former world number one Andy Murray will compete in his first Challenger Tour event in 14 years at next week's Rafa Nadal Open in Mallorca, tournament organizers confirmed on Thursday....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an estimated 4.7 billion robocalls hit American phones in July alone. Now, attorneys general from all 50....
06:00, 08/23/2019

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new device. Most notably, the phone borrows one major design queue from the iPhone, and it won't be s...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Chevy's 2020 Bolt EV will pack a longer 259-mile range Chevy hasn't tweaked the Bolt EV much since its introduction, but an impending refresh could be welcome by giving drivers what they often crave: more range. The EPA has rated the 2020 Bolt EV as delivering 259 miles of range, up substantially fr...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet giant is developing a set of open standards, nicknamed the "Privacy Sandbox," that would allow for pe...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Stopping China's cyber mischief Responding to longstanding security concerns over Huawei and other Chinese companies, two U.S. senators have introduced legislation to boost oversight of hardware and software from China....
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Pakistan predicts Indian 'false flag' attack that triggers face-off with 'nuclear-armed countries' Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan raised the prospect of nuclear war with India while calling for international assistance in a territorial dispute with his larger democratic neighbor....
06:26, 08/23/2019

Kansas professor charged with secretly working on Chinese government program A University of Kansas chemistry professor has been indicted on federal charges that he hid his work for a Chinese university while he also conducted research funded by the U.S. government....
06:26, 08/23/2019

Australian thermal coal exporters warned of falling demand from India Report says outlook in India is ‘finely balanced and uncertain’ despite resources industry’s high hopesThermal coal exporters face “significant risk” that demand from India will decline, a report by the Australian office of the chief economist says.I...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping the Amazon rainforest, was booed at a climate event on Wednesday as celebrities including Leonardo DiC...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Amazon wildfires: Leaders pressure Brazil to quell 'international crisis' Brazil has lashed out at international critics who are blaming President Jair Bolsonaro for not doing enough to curb massive Amazon fires. Bolsonaro accused media organizations of trying to undermine his government....
06:52, 08/23/2019

Daniel Jones showing Giants he’s ready to play now The Giants have told us Daniel Jones would be ready to play Week 1, and he is. He looks every bit as ready as Sam Darnold was last year at this time, only Darnold didn’t have Eli Manning standing in his way. The question that should be asked now is t...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Jets already were planning for Brandon Copeland suspension Jets coach Adam Gase is dealing with the loss of another player after the NFL handed down a four-game suspension to linebacker Brandon Copeland this week. Gase and the team have known this was a possibility and have been rotating players at outside l...
06:52, 08/23/2019

It’s still Federer-Nadal-Djokovic versus the field in US Open Andy Roddick says he “wonders” sometimes if he retired too soon seven years ago at age 30. After all, he’s seen the “Big 3’’ continue their excellence well into their 30s. But then Roddick returns to reality. He realizes this trio — Roger Federer, No...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday’s Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba, took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns over patched goal-post holes in an end zone. The posts were moved fro...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Conor McGregor owns up to viral pub punch: ‘That’s not who I am’ Conor McGregor expressed contrition in his first public statement since video of the MMA fighter punching a man in a pub went viral last week. “I was in the wrong,” he told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Thursday. “I must come here b...
06:52, 08/23/2019

Buddhists In Japan Are Turning To 'Mindar' Robots To Spread Their Message As interest in religion wanes around the world, and secularism surges, religious leaders have begun searching for innovative ways to spread their message and connect with potential adherents....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Donald Trump's Message To G7 Leaders This Weekend: Be More Like The US President Donald Trump will highlight US economic policies under his stewardship at meetings with other G7 leaders this weekend in France and encourage allies to follow the American model to stave off......
07:39, 08/23/2019

Apparently, Facebook Had to Crack Down On Major Pro-Trump Advertiser. But That's Not the Weird Bit... Facebook banned the second-largest supplier of pro-Trump ads on its platform, the Epoch Times, after the group tried to sneak thousands of ads past its review system, according to an NBC report Thursday.Read more......
07:39, 08/23/2019

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according to DoorDash CEO Tony Xu—that is, compared to the previous tip-skimming operation the company has bee...
07:39, 08/23/2019

YouTube Dismantles 'Influence Operation' Targeting Hong Kong Protests, Avoids Discussing Its Reach YouTube has disabled some 210 channels it says were used in a coordinated “influence operation” spreading disinformation related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. However, the company refused to answer any questions on Thursday when asked how use...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Climate Change Could Be Behind An 'Extraordinary' Ancient Plant Bloom in the UK Cycads are palm-tree like plants that dominated the Earth’s landscape some 280 million years ago when the continents were smashed up into Pangea. Back then, the planet was going through global warming due to increased carbon dioxide levels from natur...
07:39, 08/23/2019

CDC investigates more than 150 cases of 'severe pulmonary disease' involving vaping Health officials warned Wednesday that “vaping” has led to more than 150 cases of “severe pulmonary disease” in 16 states as use of e-cigarette products continues to grow among adolescents and young adults. ...
07:39, 08/23/2019

‘Bagel Boss’ Chris Morgan gets slapped in face by Lenny Dykstra That’s a low blow! Tempers boiled over Thursday in Philadelphia when troubled Mets great Lenny Dykstra met his future boxing opponent — woman-hating “Bagel Boss” guy Chris Morgan. The pint-sized brawler from Long Island went t...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Ocasio-Cortez slammed for calling the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Republicans have ripped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for calling the Electoral College a racist “scam” that favors mostly white and rural states at the expense of those with large minority populations. The 29-year-old freshman lawmaker wants to elim...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage For the world’s estimated 1.8 billion Muslims — roughly one-quarter of the world population — making a pilgrimage to Mecca is considered a religious duty that must be performed at least once in a lifetime, if health and finances permit. The ritual, k...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Hurtado scores in 88th minute, Sporting KC beats Minnesota Erik Hurtado scored his second goal of the season in the 88th minute and Sporting Kansas City beat Minnesota United 1-0       ...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ Arrives the Old-Fashioned Way, and With Twists The pop star’s 18-track, seventh studio album is out now, featuring the Dixie Chicks, St. Vincent and production by her go-to collaborator Jack Antonoff....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Meghan Markle makes surprise appearance at photo shoot Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, made an unexpected appearance at a photo shoot for her Smart Works charity, which provides unemployed women with outfits for job interviews....
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Brazil and France clash over raging wildfires in Amazon rainforest Brazil's president has accused France and other countries of interfering and having a "colonialist mindset" as they express fears for the burning Amazon rainforest....
08:26, 08/23/2019

What to watch on newly launched ACC Network ACC Network launched Thursday with approximately 450 live contests set to air annually. Here's your guide to make sure you catch all the biggest events....
08:52, 08/23/2019

Sergey Kovalev fights Anthony Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo Alvarez next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Yarde on Saturday could lead Kovalev to a fight with Alvarez and the hefty payday that comes with it....
08:52, 08/23/2019

Electoral College Members Can Defy Voters’ Wishes, Court Rules A federal appeals court declared that members of the Electoral College could choose whomever they wanted regardless of a state’s popular vote winner....
08:52, 08/23/2019

Andrew Yang’s Bipartisan Bet Mr. Yang is no fan of the president. But his coalition includes conservatives who see nonpartisan logic in his message about automation and job loss....
08:52, 08/23/2019

YouTube pulls hundreds of channels tied to Hong Kong influence campaign On Monday, both Twitter and Facebook announced they'd blocked accounts from China that were involved in disinformation attempts around protests in Hong Kong. Now YouTube revealed it has disabled 210 channels this week that "behaved in a coordina...
10:00, 08/23/2019

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem: Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter....
10:26, 08/23/2019

The Latest: Accountants march to support Hong Kong protests Accountants in Hong Kong have demonstrated in support of the city’s pro-democracy protests, becoming the latest profession to back the movement publicly...
10:26, 08/23/2019

Bury's future hangs in the balance: weekend football countdown – live! Shakers await fate amid threat of extinction after 135 yearsJames Bentley: losing Bury would devastate a communityYou can email Barry or tweet @bglendenning or post BTL 10.05am BST Premier League: Ahead of this weekend’s fixtures, beginning with Ever...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is in a dusty black coat with a red right handAre Manchester United interested in signing Fernando Llorente? Well, nobody seems quite sure. A report in pink Italian paper the Gazzetta dello Sport claims the 34-year-old Spanish strike...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Canada halts Hong Kong consulate staff travel after UK case Accountants in Hong Kong have marched in support of a pro-democracy movement, while the Canadian Consulate banned its staff from leaving the city on official business...
11:39, 08/23/2019

Joe Biden inspires no one — not even his own wife | Bhaskar Sunkara Can we stop pretending that Joe Biden is the inevitable 2020 candidate?Much like Hillary Clinton in 2016, Joe Biden’s Democratic primary campaign has thus far cloaked itself in an aura of inevitability. You might not like Joe Biden. He might say raci...
11:39, 08/23/2019

A Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcom The female objects of desire in this disappointing ménage à trois comedy by Louis Garrel are more fantasies than charactersFrench actor Louis Garrel pays homage here to Woody Allen’s ego by co-writing, directing and starring in a film in which two dr...
11:39, 08/23/2019

The physics professor who says online extremists act like curdled milk Hate may be less like a cancer and more like bubbles, says Neil Johnson, who applies physics theory to human behaviorLone wolves. Terrorist cells. Bad apples. Viral infections.The language we use to discuss violent extremism is rife with metaphors fr...
11:39, 08/23/2019

Climate camps are training a new wave of eco-warriors A growing number of Europeans have decided that they've had enough of inaction in the face of the climate emergency, and they're in training to do something about it....
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Veterans get the welcome home they always deserved Many older veterans didn't get the welcome home they deserved. This group is showing them that we care.        ...
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Grandpa with Alzheimer's holding onto dance moves He's forgotten almost everything from the last 83 years, but not the dance moves he shared with his wife.        ...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Unsweetened: Android swaps sugary codenames for boring numbers [credit: Google ] We usually get a fun codename to go along with each big new Android release. The names are based on sugary snacks that started with the letter ...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Maybe don’t keep your Apple Card in a leather wallet, Apple warns Enlarge / There's also a featureless, very Apple-like physical card that you can order. (credit: Apple) Apple's shiny new credit card boasts many features, such as clear statements, a cash-back program, and an extremely Apple aesthetic. The flat, w...
12:26, 08/23/2019

"Corruption, Dynasty, Looting Reigned In Like Never Before": PM In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that he felt "blessed" to have been elected for a second term. "This a mandate for a new India," he said as he addressed the India community at UNESCO......
12:26, 08/23/2019

Jet Airways Founder Naresh Goyal's Properties In Delhi, Mumbai Searched Properties of Naresh Goyal, founder of the now-grounded Jet Airways, are being searched by officials of the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a case of alleged contravention of the foreign......
12:26, 08/23/2019

India, France Condemn Cross-Border Terrorism, Name Pak-Based Groups India and France on Thursday condemned cross-border terrorism in all its forms and manifestations saying it cannot be justified on any grounds whatsoever and called for halting cross-border movements......
12:26, 08/23/2019

Former PM Manmohan Singh Returns To Rajya Sabha On Seat From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh took oath today as a member of the Rajya Sabha. The oath was administered by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu....
12:26, 08/23/2019

Raiders edge Packers on 80-yard field in Winnipeg Daniel Carson kicked a 33-yard field goal with 8 seconds remaining, and the Oakland Raiders earned a bizarre 22-21 preseason victory over the Green Bay Packers on a field that was shortened to 80 yards over concerns about player safety   &...
12:26, 08/23/2019

You May Recognize Taylor Swift's Latest Leading Man From Normani's ''Motivation'' Music Video Christian Owens is a name you'll want to remember. Moments before dropping the music video for "Lover," Taylor Swift hyped up her leading man as "one of the most talented......
12:52, 08/23/2019

Sarah Michelle Gellar Is Playing a Mommy Blogger in a New Show Buffy's got a new gig. Sarah Michelle Gellar is starring in and executive producing a potential new series, and based on the description, we're going to need it in front of our......
12:52, 08/23/2019

Swedish regulator delays Swedbank money-laundering probe report The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) will publish the conclusions of its probe into alleged money laundering in the Baltics by the beginning of next year, it said on Friday, pushing back the deadline by several months....
12:52, 08/23/2019

Google's Privacy Sandbox Initiative to Protect Users' Privacy on Web In a bid to protect users' privacy as they open ads on the Web, Google has announced a new initiative called "Privacy Sandbox" to develop a set of open standards to fundamentally enhance privacy on......
13:13, 08/23/2019

CHEAP: Pump up the jams, fellow kidz! This Anker portable speaker is $20 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Have you ever spotted one of these people walking around town with a speaker in their backpack, obnoxiously bumping tunes nobody else in their vicinity likes? Wel...
13:39, 08/23/2019

If medical wearables want to save lives, they should be ‘invisible’ One of the latest updates to the Apple Watch included FDA-approved ECG monitoring, and it made waves in both the consumer and medical communities. Many people thought this was impossible. Some were worried about false positives. But most were excited...
13:39, 08/23/2019

Rocket Report: Single-core Delta IV is no more, fully automated Soyuz Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.12 of the Rocket Report! This week's report might as well be brought to you by United Launch Alliance—but never fear, dear readers, no one influences the re...
13:39, 08/23/2019

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
14:00, 08/23/2019

England pair Owen Farrell and George Ford to start together for first time in over a year Owen Farrell and George Ford will this weekend start a Test together for the first time in over a year after they were both named in England's team to face Ireland....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn: Everything Lover Reveals About Their Romance Taylor Swift is giving a rare glimpse inside of her romance with Joe Alwyn. At midnight, the Grammy winner released her seventh studio album, Lover, which appears to be a love letter to......
14:00, 08/23/2019

5 Great Girls' Trip Resorts to Book ASAP We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
14:00, 08/23/2019

Russia sends 'Fedor' its first humanoid robot into space Russia launches an unmanned rocket into space carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning how to assist astronauts on board the International Space Station. Video provided by AFP - English      ...
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MoviePass admits to exposing users' personal information, debit card numbers online The struggling movie ticket subscription app may have exposed customers' private information online, according to a report.       ...
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