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HP-laptop maker Inventec says it will to shift production of notebooks for the US market out of China within months, adding to the tech industry’s exodus as the...

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California tightens restrictions on police use of lethal force California police officers will be allowed to use lethal force only when "necessary" in response to a threat, instead of the existing standard of "reasonable", under a new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday....
19:13, 08/20/2019

U.S. attorney general shakes up prison bureau after Epstein death U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday shook up the leadership at the federal Bureau of Prisons, removing its acting chief following the suicide of financier Jeffrey Epstein in a New York City jail....
19:13, 08/20/2019

Ohio man, one of three alleged thwarted mass shooters, denies charges in court An alleged self-described white nationalist, one of three men in the United States accused of planning mass shootings in a week, pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that he threatened to attack a Jewish community center, the court clerk said....
19:13, 08/20/2019

UK shale gas reserves may be six times less than claimed – study University of Nottingham says new techniques give lower estimate than in 2013 reportThe UK’s underground shale gas reserves may deliver only a fraction of the gas promised by fracking firms and government ministers, according to a study.Research by t...
19:13, 08/20/2019

Bettors may quickly sour on Kyler Murray and Cardinals LAS VEGAS — As the No. 1 pick in the draft, Kyler Murray is a case of intrigue and mystery. While some say he’s too small to excel in the NFL, others are hyping Murray as The Next Big Thing. Optimism surrounded the Arizona Cardinals offense this summ...
19:39, 08/20/2019

How Tiger Woods will decide if he is picking himself for Presidents Cup team After Tiger Woods failed to automatically qualify for this year’s Presidents Cup, he could still name himself to the team as a rare playing captain. There hasn’t been a playing captain in the Presidents Cup in a quarter of a century, and Woods said h...
19:39, 08/20/2019

West Coast test for Yankees will come at affordable price to bettors One key factor separating the New York Yankees from the rest of the major leagues this season has been their ability to consistently beat quality teams. That will be put to an immediate test during a six-game California excursion visiting the Oakland...
19:39, 08/20/2019

Finally, a Keurig Machine Even Coffee Snobs Can Enjoy Keurig debuts two-in-one machines, designed to handle K-Cups or produce a whole pot of your favorite drip—leaving brew nerds fewer reasons to bitterly hate the brand....
19:39, 08/20/2019

Russia vows not to be pulled into a ‘costly arms race’ as Pentagon tests cruise missile no longer banned by Cold War treaty THE RACE IS ON: Just two weeks after withdrawing from the Cold War-era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the United States made good on its promise to develop a new class of ground-based cruise missile to match the threat from Russia and Chin...
19:39, 08/20/2019

Former lawyer demands $1M in unpaid fees from Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher Eddie Gallagher avoided further jail time after being found not guilty of war crimes, but he's facing new legal trouble: The Navy SEAL's former lawyer is seeking up to $1 million from him in unpaid fees. The case raises questions, however, about the ...
19:39, 08/20/2019

Kevin MacDonald leaves Aston Villa following bullying investigation • Coach’s behaviour probed after complaint from Gareth Farrelly• Villa issue statement apologising to all former players affectedThe Aston Villa youth coach Kevin MacDonald has left the club “with immediate effect” following an investigation into all...
20:00, 08/20/2019

David Squires on … handball and the Premier League Our cartoonist looks back at the latest action in the English top flight as handball and VAR again took centre stageTake a look through David’s archive of cartoonsGet your copy: buy a print of this cartoon Continue reading......
20:00, 08/20/2019

England focused despite Smith's withdrawal from third Ashes Test – video England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted that 'it's not going to get down to necessarily one player on either side' as Steve Smith withdrew from the third Test of the Ashes. The Australian batsman has been in outstanding form throughout the series but h...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Venezuelan man makes ‘one-legged’ trek across South America A Venezuelan man who lost his left leg in a traffic accident has walked to the bottom tip of South America, hoping to inspire his daughter and his compatriots to pursue their dreams despite difficult times....
20:26, 08/20/2019

Amazon rainforest fires can be seen from space A chunk of the Amazon rainforest has been ravaged by fires for weeks — and the smoke from the infernos is so intense, it can be seen from space. The blazes, which have engulfed parts of the states of Rondônia, Amazonas, Pará, and Mato Grosso in...
20:26, 08/20/2019

Breast cancer guidelines say more women may need gene test More women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially if they've already survived cancer once, an influential health group recommended Tuesday....
20:52, 08/20/2019

The huge ‘Avengers: Endgame’ secret that was supposedly just uncovered is totally fake Avengers: Endgame is out on digital and Blu-ray, giving fans the chance to watch the film much more closely after having seen it in theaters. With the remote or mouse close by, you can freeze all those frames that contain too much action to fully cap...
20:52, 08/20/2019

I lose my erection during sex with my wife – am I overthinking it? At the beginning of our relationship, she would orgasm about five times to my one. I sometimes feel as if I am not letting myself goDuring intercourse, my wife and I will be going well and I will lose my erection. I am aroused and I love her, but I g...
20:52, 08/20/2019

Pamela Anderson still rocks her 'tiny' 'Baywatch' one-piece at 52 Pamela Anderson portrayed C.J. Parker on "Baywatch" from 1992-1997 and still has that iconic red swimsuit.        ...
21:39, 08/20/2019

Jim Carrey skewers Donald Trump as 'Charlotte's Web'-style pig See Jim Carrey's latest controversial political drawing: a "Charlotte's Web" inspired rendering of Trump as a "disgusting pig."        ...
21:39, 08/20/2019

Alyssa Milano reveals she had two abortions in 1993 within months: 'It was my choice' Actress and activist Alyssa Milano is opening up about her past experience with abortion in protest of restrictive laws.        ...
21:39, 08/20/2019

Heidi Klum, 46, slammed for topless honeymoon picture: 'All I see is MIDLIFE CRISIS' Heidi Klum has some fans hot and bothered after saying auf Wiedersehen to a bikini top on her Italian honeymoon with husband Tom Kaulitz.        ...
21:39, 08/20/2019

Ezekiel Elliott and Melvin Gordon hold outs mean big risk for fantasy football owners Our player rankings and projections take into account a player’s role in his team’s offense and the difficulty of the matchup, so missing early games opposed to those later in the season could have a disproportionate impact on a player’s fantasy valu...
21:39, 08/20/2019

Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space The Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space, and NASA can see these fires from space. Veuer’s Keri Lumm reports.        ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Actor Shahid Kapoor Rides To A Dinner Date On His Ducati Scrambler 1100 Special While there are a bunch of riders in the world of Bollywood, motorcyclists are far and few and actor Shahid Kapoor just happens to belong to the latter category. The biker has had an eclectic......
22:26, 08/20/2019

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 4.99 Lakh The new-generation Hyundai Grand i10 has been launched in India. India is the lead market for the 2019 Grand i10 and it will get the model ahead of Europe....
22:26, 08/20/2019

Not Correct To Slam Rajiv Gandhi For Political Benefits: Robert Vadra Robert Vadra, businessman and husband of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on Tuesday said that it was very incorrect to slam his father-in-law and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi for political benefits....
22:26, 08/20/2019

PM Brings Up Independence Day Clash In Phone Chat With UK's Boris Johnson Days after clashes erupted outside the High Commission of India in London during the Independence Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today raised the issue with his British counterpart -......
22:26, 08/20/2019

Cleveland Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. on trade: Giants 'thought they'd send me here to die' Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had harsh words for his former team, saying the New York Giants "thought they'd send me here to die."       ...
22:26, 08/20/2019

Wife of Arkansas State football coach Blake Anderson dies following cancer battle Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas football head coach Blake Anderson, passed away Monday after a long battle with cancer. She was 49.       ...
22:26, 08/20/2019

Brute dragged woman under Queens train trestle, raped her: cops A stranger dragged a woman under a train trestle in Queens, where he hit her in the head and raped her, authorities said Tuesday. The 22-year-old victim was in the area of Tuskegee Airmen Way and 157th Street in Jamaica shortly before 2:45 a.m. Sunda...
22:52, 08/20/2019

What to Read About ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Still thinking about that ending? Or Brad Pitt’s moccasins? Quentin Tarantino’s latest film has generated a lot of ink — and controversy. Here’s what’s worth your time....
22:52, 08/20/2019

'Storm Area 51' spurs rural Nevada county to draft emergency plan, approve 2 festivals Before the masses descend on the Nevada desert next month as part of the "Storm Area 51" event, local officials are pulling out all stops to ensure they are able to handle whatever crowds may come....
22:52, 08/20/2019

'Nuclear winter' coming? Nuclear war between US and Russia would cause catastrophic event, study confirms Earlier this month, the U.S. pulled out of a Reagan-era nuclear treaty with Russia after the Trump administration assessed the country was in “material breach of the treaty” and made no effort to “come back into compliance.” If there were any kind of...
22:52, 08/20/2019

White House whiplash: Trump says he is considering payroll tax cut after spokesman denied it President Trump said he is mulling a cut to payroll taxes to keep the U.S. economy firing, just hours after White house officials denied the idea was under consideration....
23:13, 08/20/2019

Trump risks reelection crown jewel with economic silliness President Trump's economic record should be the leading selling point in his reelection campaign, but Trump is risking that record with his increasingly erratic calls for populist inflationary policies....
23:13, 08/20/2019

NASA Administrator, Members of Congress to Discuss Ohio’s Role in Artemis Program Media are invited to accompany NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, U.S. Senator Rob Portman and U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur of Ohio Wednesday, Aug. 21, as they visit the agency’s Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field in Cleveland and Plum Brook Station in ...
23:13, 08/20/2019

Manchester United "Disgusted" By Racist Abuse Of Paul Pogba Paul Pogba was assailed on social media, becoming the third player in England to have received racist abuse in the past week due to missing a penalty....
23:13, 08/20/2019

S Sreesanth's Ban To End In September 2020, Says BCCI Ombudsman The BCCI had banned Sreesanth, who is now 36, for life in August 2013 along with his Rajasthan Royals teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan for alleged spot-fixing in the IPL that year....
23:13, 08/20/2019

Nasa mission to Jupiter moon Europa moves step closer to launch Mission that could shed light on possibility of life on icy rock is expected to lift off in 2025A Nasa mission to explore the most tantalising of Jupiter’s 79 moons has been given the green light to proceed to the final stages of development.Europa –...
23:39, 08/20/2019

Atom spy Klaus Fuchs was motivated by conscience | Letter John Green says it’s simplistic to describe as a ‘traitor’ the physicist who supplied information about the Manhattan Project to the Soviet UnionGraham Farmelo’s review of a new book by Frank Close about the atom spy Klaus Fuchs (Review, 17 August) f...
23:39, 08/20/2019

U.S. conservatives say Facebook needs 'significant work' to address concerns: former senator A review by a former Republican U.S. senator concludes that political conservatives believe Facebook Inc needs to do "significant work" to satisfy their concerns that the social media website is biased, describing policies and examples that they foun...
23:39, 08/20/2019

Apple Said to Target November Launch for Apple TV+, Weigh $9.99 Price Apple plans to roll out the Apple TV+ movie and TV subscription service by November, part of a drive to reach $50 billion in service sales by 2020, Bloomberg reports....
23:39, 08/20/2019

'A couple of dozen' states are considering an antitrust probe of Big Tech, says DOJ official Makan Delrahim, of the antitrust division, said state attorneys general have spoken to Justice about starting their own probe into technology companies....
23:39, 08/20/2019

These cities gave the most money to charity in 2018 Residents in the Boston metro area are more than happy to give away their cash to a range of charitable causes, according to data from Fidelity Charitable....
23:39, 08/20/2019

Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff Got extra stuff? Got extra space? A new company is ready to make a match. Neighbor is a barely 2-year-old company that connects homeowners online with people who need storage space....
23:39, 08/20/2019

| Italy PM Conte to offer resignation Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he will tender his resignation at the end of a Senate debate on his government prompted by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
23:39, 08/20/2019

| WATCH | Scene where Brazil bus hijacker shot by police Brazil police block a Rio de Janeiro highway near the site of where a gunman was shot by authorities after holding at least 16 bus passengers hostage....
23:39, 08/20/2019

New Calif. freeway bridge to carry wildlife Hoping to fend off the extinction of mountain lions and other species that require room to roam, Calif. will build a mostly privately funded wildlife crossing over the 101 freeway.        ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Eric Garner's family, fired officer both vow to keep fighting after NYPD decision Both Eric Garner's family and Daniel Pantaleo's legal team said they would keep fighting after the NYPD announced the decision to fire the officer.        ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Facebook launches 'clear history' tool – but it won't delete anything Feature ‘disconnects’ data from a user’s account and shows extent of tracking apparatusFacebook has launched its “clear history” feature more than a year after it was first promised by Mark Zuckerberg as part of damage control efforts after the Cambr...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Why that 30% rule of thumb about credit card use could be costing you Experts say there is a misconception that your credit score won't be negatively affected unless your total balance climbs above 30% of your available credit....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Trump says payroll tax cut on the table, rejects recession warnings President Trump confirmed Tuesday that he's been considering a payroll tax cut but rejected the notion that he's worried about a possible recession on the horizon....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Trump derides Scaramucci as 'another disgruntled employee' in latest Twitter attack President Trump took another shot at his former communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, on Tuesday, claiming that he was fired for "gross incompetence."...
00:00, 08/21/2019

State Department official John Sullivan to be nominated as next ambassador to Russia: source Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan will be nominated by President Trump to take over as ambassador to Russia following the announcement that former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman will be leaving the ambassador’s residence in October, an administration o...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Facebook Users To See, Control Personal Data Taken From Other Websites Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that other websites and apps share with the social network to improve targeted advertising....
00:26, 08/21/2019

Kristen Gillibrand unveils plan to tackle mental health 'crisis' Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand unveiled a plan Tuesday to take on the "mental health crisis" in the United States and remove the stigma that she said has existed for too long....
00:26, 08/21/2019

Wall Street rally ends as financial shares slide Financial shares led U.S. stocks lower on Tuesday to end a three-day rally as investors awaited comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell at the end of the week....
00:26, 08/21/2019

Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait Sergey Kovalev tells Chris Walker that he is focusing only on Anthony Yarde as he plots the final stages of a storied career The post Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait appeared first on Boxing News....
00:26, 08/21/2019

Mind the gap – When Britons step up Anthony Yarde is not the first British fighter to make a massive step up and take on a supposedly fading but substantially more accomplished opponent. Matt Christie looks at the lessons of history The post Mind the gap – When Britons step up ap...
00:26, 08/21/2019

Man Utd vows to take action after Pogba targeted by racist abuse on social media Manchester United says it is "working to identify" those responsible for the racist abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media following Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers....
00:52, 08/21/2019

Sarri diagnosed with pneumonia, in doubt for season opener Newly appointed Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has been diagnosed with pneumonia and is likely to miss the Serie A champion's opening game of the season....
00:52, 08/21/2019

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Is a Torquier Version Of An Already Great Truck Ram started the half-ton diesel craze back in 2013 when it announced the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel. Since then, the brand lost ground to legal issues related to emissions and stiff competition from Ford and Chevy. But now Ram is back in the game with a new ...
01:13, 08/21/2019

This Hyundai Aims To Be The World's Most Capable Electric Rally Car While the World Rally Championship is switching to hybrid engines for the 2022 season, rally driver Hayden Paddon and a team of researchers are about to do WRC one better. They’re coming out with a Hyundai Kona EV rally car in 2020, a vehicle that wi...
01:13, 08/21/2019

How to Communicate With Your Boss A good working relationship with your manager is all about communication—but how can you ensure that you’re passing on the right information at the right time? In the best-case scenarios, managers will be clear about what they want to know and when t...
01:13, 08/21/2019

Apple Card Is Now Available for Everyone After a few weeks of dribbling out applications to excited waitlisters, Apple’s new credit card is now available to all U.S. iOS users. The card offers a digital-first experience via Apple Wallet and Apple Pay, with a sleek physical card that doesn’t...
01:13, 08/21/2019

High levels of exhaust pollutants may raise risk for degenerative eye disease (Reuters Health) - Exposure to high levels of exhaust may raise the risk of the vision robbing disease called age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a new study suggests....
01:13, 08/21/2019

Pregnant women may be exposed to MRI contrast agent (Reuters Health) - Women who don't realize they're pregnant when they undergo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be exposed to a chemical that might not be safe for the fetus, a new report warns....
01:13, 08/21/2019

California building largest wildlife crossing in the world The mountain lion P-22, which has been spotted traveling across Los Angeles freeways and spending time in parks, has become something of a legend in California....
01:13, 08/21/2019

El Paso mass shooting widower receives free vehicle after his is wrecked Vanessa Kondow, who works for a towing company, said in an Aug. 18 social media post that Antonio Basco’s vehicle was stolen and wrecked Aug. 17.        ...
01:13, 08/21/2019

Salvadoran woman at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted of all charges A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial....
01:13, 08/21/2019

Team GB lose European dressage silver after Dujardin elimination Britain dropped out of the silver medal position at the Dressage European Championships in Rotterdam on Tuesday after Charlotte Dujardin's score was excluded because blood was found on her horse....
01:39, 08/21/2019

Geoghegan Hart and Poels to co-lead Ineos charge in Vuelta Tao Geoghegan Hart and Wout Poels will be co-leaders for Team Ineos at the Vuelta a Espana which starts on Saturday, with Tour de France winner Egan Bernal and Geraint Thomas sitting the three-week race out, the team announced on Tuesday....
01:39, 08/21/2019

South Koreans protest renegotiating costs of U.S. military presence South Korean protesters gathered outside the presidential Blue House on Tuesday to voice opposition to the upcoming military cost-sharing renegotiations between Seoul and Washington....
01:39, 08/21/2019

Horrifying Video Shows Alligator Climbing Fence At Military Base A horrifying video that is going viral online shows a huge alligator scaling a fence to enter the military base of Naval Air Station Jacksonville in Florida....
02:00, 08/21/2019

How A 'Sacred Games' Blooper Is Giving Indian Man In UAE Sleepless Nights Sacred Games 2: An Indian expat in Sharjah has been flooded with unsolicited phone calls from around the world ever since the second season of the hit Netflix crime thriller Sacred Games released on......
02:00, 08/21/2019

Huge Snake Falls From Ceiling To Bed. Pics Will Make You Shudder A Facebook post by Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers shows a carpet python on a bed. The snake was relaxing on a light fitting that couldn't take its weight and gave way....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. says trade to Cleveland Browns was 'personal' Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ripped the New York Giants in an interview more than five months after he was traded from the team that drafted him....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Gruden: AB practiced in certified helmet, 'all-in' Raiders receiver Antonio Brown, who has filed a second grievance against the NFL over his being denied use of his preferred helmet, was "all-in and ready to go" while wearing a certified helmet during Tuesday's practice....
02:26, 08/21/2019

19 MMA thoughts, including how Stipe Miocic's persistence paid off in gold Stipe Miocic insisted on sitting out until he received a UFC title rematch with Daniel Cormier. He got it and again became the champ. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts, as well as what to expect from Monday's show....
02:26, 08/21/2019

Alonso embarks on test programme for 2020 Dakar Rally Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso will test Toyota's Dakar Rally car on three different continents over the next few months as he prepares for his next major target in motorsport....
02:26, 08/21/2019

Fed's Daly: July Rate Cut Was Right Move, Recession Not Imminent The Fed was right to lower rates in July, as it sought to keep the economy on a path of growth, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly said Tuesday....
02:26, 08/21/2019

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
02:26, 08/21/2019

Californians in Fire-Prone Areas Find It Harder to Buy Insurance Traditional home insurers are backing away from insuring homes in high-risk wildfire areas in California, new data from the state’s insurance regulator shows....
02:26, 08/21/2019

Al Qaeda member fails to get conviction overturned for subway bomb plot An Al Qaeda member attempted to get a conviction for plotting to bomb city subways overturned on the grounds that he didn’t like his attorney — himself. Abid Naseer — who is serving a 40-year sentence for taking part in a multi-city bombing plo...
02:52, 08/21/2019

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s office doesn’t answer phone calls WASHINGTON – Call me, maybe? Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the only member of the New York City delegation who doesn’t have a staff member picking up the phone regularly. The Post called the offices of all 13 lawmakers representing New York ...
02:52, 08/21/2019

Regulator approves overhaul of ‘Volcker Rule,’ which restricts risky bank moves A US banking regulator announced Tuesday he had approved a final rule simplifying the “Volcker Rule,” which restricts risky profit-seeking trades by banks. Joseph Otting, the comptroller of the currency, said in a statement he approved the rule, whic...
02:52, 08/21/2019

Critics cast doubt on CEO pledge to downgrade shareholders Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerful business lobbying group, led by JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, changed its definition...
02:52, 08/21/2019

Louisiana State University Twitter warns of armed intruder, tells students to “Run, Hide, or Fight” UPDATE: Normal operations have resumed on campus The official Twitter account for the Louisiana State University (LSU) today tweeted a warning to students, faculty and staff at approximately 2:54 PM local time (US central) indicating an armed intruder was on campus The tweet advises those on the pr...
02:52, 08/21/2019

Practice does not always make perfect, finds study of violinists Research undermines 10,000-hour rule as average players practice more than best onesWith blatant disregard for the public benefits of motivational idioms, researchers have concluded that practice does not, necessarily, make perfect.A study of violini...
03:13, 08/21/2019

Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese goods take effect Sept. 1....
03:13, 08/21/2019

The Volcker Rule When Paul Volcker, the former U.S. Federal Reserve chairman, in 2009 proposed banning many forms of short-term trading by federally insured banks to reduce risk to taxpayers and the world economy, he did it in one paragraph. Four years later, regulat...
03:13, 08/21/2019

Apple Card: Everyone can finally apply for the new card now through the Wallet app Everyone can now apply for the new Apple Card starting Tuesday, five months after the card was announced. Applications are made through the Wallet app.       ...
03:13, 08/21/2019

An iPhone is all you need to start, and drive, the 2020 Lincoln Aviator The 2020 Lincoln Aviator's Phone as a Key feature makes carrying a key or fob seem as antiquated as having to hand-crank a car from 1910.       ...
03:13, 08/21/2019

A love letter to Notting Hill carnival: 'It keeps our culture alive’ – video Notting Hill carnival, held every summer in west London, is the biggest street party in Europe. Coverage of the event often focuses on negative stories and misses the celebration of the community and culture that makes the Carnival so important for L...
03:13, 08/21/2019

Asia trades lower as markets look to central bankers for guidance Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to deliver his annual speech on Friday at the Jackson Hole, Wyoming symposium, where he's expected to provide more clarity on the Fed's future intentions....
03:13, 08/21/2019

Asian shares fall on recession fears; eyes on Fed minutes Asian shares fell on Wednesday as fresh worries about a global recession led investors to dump risky assets, with U.S. President Donald Trump showing no signs of backing down in his trade war with China....
03:39, 08/21/2019

Walmart sues Tesla for negligence after repeated solar system fires Walmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc , accusing it of "widespread negligence" that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores....
03:39, 08/21/2019

Epstein questions await Andrew as he holidays with ex-wife in Spain While the unanswered questions keep coming about Prince Andrew's relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, the Duke of York has been taking time out among Europe's moneyed elite with his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson in Sotogrande....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Scaramucci launching PAC to 'dismantle' Trump: I can possibly move 'eight percent' of his voters Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci is launching a PAC in order to "dismantle" President Trump and claims he could potentially sway as much as eight percent of his voters....
04:00, 08/21/2019

RNC surpasses $20M for second straight month while online fundraising soars past 2016 level The Republican National Committee (RNC) raked in another record-breaking fundraising haul, easily surpassing the party's other off-year totals and garnering more than $20 million for the second month in a row....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Did Marvel’s Kevin Feige quit Spider-Man over Disney-Sony profit dispute? With great power, comes great responsibility — and a whole lot of drama. According to Deadline, a breakdown in negotiations between Disney and Sony “has essentially nixed” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige from future standalone Spider...
04:00, 08/21/2019

'Saved by the Bell' turns 30: Where the cast is now It's been 30 years since we fell in love with the cast of "Saved by the Bell' – including Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar.        ...
04:00, 08/21/2019

89-year-old civil rights leader Dolores Huerta arrested at California labor protest The 89-year-old civil rights icon Dolores Huerta was taken away in handcuffs at a Fresno protest Tuesday.        ...
04:26, 08/21/2019

'No threat': LSU returns to normal after reporting possible 'armed intruder' on campus A possible 'armed intruder' was reported on the campus of Louisiana State University, and the school tweeted a warning to "run, hide or fight."        ...
04:26, 08/21/2019

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format it can share with advertisers....
04:52, 08/21/2019

It Was ‘Cool Central’: Bill T. Jones Leads a Trip Through His Archive The dancer and choreographer talks about his collaborations with Arnie Zane, Keith Haring and Robert Mapplethorpe — and the time the Vatican denounced him....
04:52, 08/21/2019

Trump postpones meeting with Danish PM after she dismisses offer to purchase Greenland U.S. President Donald Trump said he has postponed a meeting with Danish Prime Minister Mette Fredricksen due to her lack of interest in his offer to purchase Greenland....
04:52, 08/21/2019

| Spurs 'can compete with the best' - Winks Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks says their recent draw with Manchester City shows they "can compete with the best teams in the Premier League and Europe"....
04:52, 08/21/2019

Recalling a Time When Books Could Give You Indigestion In “What We Talk About When We Talk About Books,” the book historian Leah Price tries to contextualize our current anxieties about books and reading by turning to the past....
04:52, 08/21/2019

Trump team braces GOP donors for a potential ‘moderate and short’ recession The White House is weighing cuts to corporate and payroll taxes, among other measures, to cushion the U.S. economy if an election-year recession hits....
05:13, 08/21/2019

Bury on the brink of expulsion after fifth League One match is suspended • Club have until Friday to meet EFL’s financial deadline• Tranmere match off, Sheffield Wednesday awarded cup tieBury have now had five of their League One matches suspended this season after the English Football League postponed Saturday’s game at ...
05:39, 08/21/2019

County cricket: Essex win after bowling out Kent for 40 – as it happened Sam Cook took seven for 23 as Kent posted their lowest total at the St Lawrence ground but Essex only claimed victory by the skin of their teeth 8.45pm BST A ridiculous match at Canterbury finished with Essex winning by three wickets to extend their ...
05:39, 08/21/2019

YouTube sues user who extorted others through fake takedown requests A lawsuit filed by YouTube yesterday claims that a user abused its copyright infringement reporting system to extort fellow YouTubers and carry out a swatting attack. YouTube alleges that Christopher Brady, of Omaha, Nebraska, filed dozens of Digital...
05:39, 08/21/2019

A fourth 'Matrix' movie is happening Yes, you read that correctly. About 16 years after the last movie in the series, Warner Bros. has confirmed work on a fourth movie in The Matrix universe. And it doesn't appear to be a spinoff -- Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will star in...
05:39, 08/21/2019

Ford will reportedly make two more electric SUVs by 2023 Ford might not lean solely on its Mustang-inspired electric SUV to draw EV fans in the next few years. Automotive News sources claim the automaker is building two "mid-size" electric crossovers at its Flat Rock plant in Michigan, with both to be rel...
05:39, 08/21/2019

The dream of flying taxis may not be too far off "Mark my words. A combination of airplane and motorcar is coming. You may smile. But it will come," Henry Ford quipped in 1940. Our dreams of cars capable of taking flight at the whim of their driver have been around nearly as long as we've had ...
05:39, 08/21/2019

Waymo is rain-testing its self-driving cars in Florida Waymo hopes its autonomous driving tech can withstand Florida's notorious rainy season. The company announced today that it will be rain testing a set of Chrysler Pacificas and a Jaguar I-Pace throughout the Sunshine State over the next several ...
05:39, 08/21/2019

Netflix will peer inside Bill Gates' mind with a new docuseries An upcoming Netflix docuseries will offer some insight into Bill Gates's mind as he tries to solve some of the planet's biggest problems. The three-part series, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates, "offers an unprecedented peek in...
05:39, 08/21/2019

Kane Williamson and Akila Dananjaya reported to ICC over suspect bowling New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya have been reported for suspect bowling actions after the first Test between the teams which ended on Sunday....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Darren Lehman appointed coach of Hundred team Northern Superchargers Darren Lehmann, who left his job as Australia coach in the wake of the sandpaper scandal last spring, has been confirmed as the men's coach of Northern Superchargers, the Leeds-based team in the Hundred....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Facebook to allow users to view what data other sites share Facebook said it will introduce a feature called Off-Facebook Activity to view what data third-party sites share with the social media platform.       ...
06:52, 08/21/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles across the city-state.       ...
06:52, 08/21/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Will Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attention after mass shootings....
06:52, 08/21/2019

Trump says he will decide on foreign aid spending cuts within week U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he was looking at various options for a budget package that could cut billions of dollars in foreign aid and that he would decide on the issue "sooner than a week."...
07:13, 08/21/2019

Forecast: Trump’s tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese goods take effect Sept. 1, according to research from JPMorgan Chase....
07:13, 08/21/2019

California freeway crossing to give wildlife room to roam LOS ANGELES — Like many urban singles, the mountain lion P-22 lives a solitary life in a too-small habitat. And he has a hard time finding a mate in the big city. Famous for traveling across two freeways and making a huge Los Angeles park his home, t...
07:39, 08/21/2019

Dems accuse DOJ of trying to hobble Congress’ oversight to protect Trump The Justice Department is ignoring centuries of investigations into presidents in an attempt to dramatically curtail Congress’ power to probe President Donald Trump, House Democrats argued Tuesday.In a court filing, House lawyers said the Justice D...
07:39, 08/21/2019

Albuquerque churchgoers are worried their community is the target (KOB)  An LGBTQ church in Albuquerque, New Mexico has been vandalized six times in the past two weeks and churchgoers are worried their community is the target. “Really the first time, I thought, oh, maybe it was just a mistake or, you know, so...
08:00, 08/21/2019

DIGGING DEEPER: Federal law enforcement agencies failing to cooperate TUCSON – Right now, the southwest border is ground zero in the fight against illegal immigration. Drugs and human smuggling are just a few of the things law enforcement is dealing with on a daily basis. Now, more than ever, it is critical that ...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Serious injury motorcycle collision on east side turns fatal TUCSON- A serious-injury collision involving a motorcyclist on the east side has turned fatal, according to Tucson Police Department. The intersection of Golf Links and Kolb was closed for a few hours Monday, as Tucson Police investigated a serious-i...
08:00, 08/21/2019

14 people, 14 animals displaced in condo fire TUCSON — 14 people and more than a dozen animals were displaced after flames ripped through a condominium complex. The fire broke out Monday evening at the Barcelona Manor Condos near Oracle and Orange Grove. The Red Cross responded to the scen...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Trump: Jewish people who vote for Democratic show ‘a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty’ WASHINGTON, DC (AP) – Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious and racial lines, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show “either a total lack of knowledge or great di...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Stop washing that chicken! (NBC News) Should you rinse raw poultry? Advice over the years has been conflicting. Even cooking legends Julia Child and Jacques Pepin disagreed, but a new study from the Department of Agriculture has a definitive answer: Don’t do it! “T...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Happy 244th Birthday, Tucson! Tucson is celebrating 244 years of life, culture and history on Tuesday. The ‘Old Pueblo’ was founded on Aug. 20, 1775, and Tucsonans celebrate “La Fiesta de Agustin” each year. However, this land was home to many others before it officially became T...
08:00, 08/21/2019

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

Florida artist hopes his satirical back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests evoke real feelings and reactions (WESH)  A  Florida photographer and graphic designer is generating attention after he created images that look like back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests. The advertisements aren’t real, but the kids are, and so are the armor...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Think Video on Your Phone Is Slow? It’s Not Your Imagination A study by Northeastern University researchers found that major wireless carriers sometimes limit video to DVD-quality, even on some “unlimited” plans....
08:00, 08/21/2019

No more Spider-Man in Marvel movies? Here's what you need to know Twitter is melting down because Spider-Man could be leaving the Marvel movies. Here's what you should know about Disney and Sony's negotiations.        ...
08:26, 08/21/2019

Daniel Craig's next James Bond film finally gets its official (and deadly) title The new James Bond movie has its returning hero in Daniel Craig, a villain (Oscar winner Rami Malek) and now finally a title: "No Time to Die."        ...
08:26, 08/21/2019

'Ready or Not,' here comes Samara Weaving as Hollywood's newest horror heroine After breaking out as a villain in 'The Babysitter,' Samara Weaving relishes her role as a wedding dress-clad horror heroine in 'Ready or Not.'        ...
08:26, 08/21/2019

'Swastika' ride shut down by German amusement park An amusement park in southwestern Germany has had to shut down a new ride after people quickly noticed that it looked like a big spinning swastika. The "Adlerflug," German for "eagle's flight," will now be redesigned....
08:26, 08/21/2019

Glencore's closure of Congolese cobalt mine 'could backfire' Plummeting cobalt prices have been blamed for the closure of the giant Mutanda mine, but other factors are at play. Owner Glencore is struggling to get the DRC's new president to overturn a 50% super-profits tax....
08:26, 08/21/2019

German Greens attempt to win over voters in skeptical East Green party co-leader Robert Habeck is touring eastern Germany ahead of crucial state elections. The region is rough terrain for the liberal Greens, far away from the urban centers where most of their supporters reside....
08:26, 08/21/2019

Deontay Wilder Interview: On Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury, the Heavyweight Division, and More With 41 wins under his belt—40 by way of K.O.—the heavyweight champ talks frankly about reinvigorating his division, Anthony Joshua, his rematch with Tyson Fury, and where he got that right hand....
08:52, 08/21/2019

Clean-up ‘well-advanced’ after gas pipeline leak into tributary of Beaverlodge River: CNRL One week after a natural gas pipeline leaked, partly into a tributary of the Beaverlodge River in northwestern Alberta, "clean-up activities are well advanced," according to Canadian Natural Resources Ltd....
09:13, 08/21/2019

Marvel is pulling out of future Spider-Man movies over a stupid money disagreement For any Marvel fans out there who may not have been paying attention, the last several days have generated a whiplash-inducing series of news related to the more-successful-than-ever Spider-Man movie franchise. We say more successful than ever becaus...
09:13, 08/21/2019

Why the iPad Pro replaced my MacBook Pro for travel After putting his iPad Pro to use as his main work machine, Patrick Gray explains what he does and doesn't like about the mobile device and its accessories....
09:39, 08/21/2019

Gone With The Wind: Flying Mattresses Derail Open-Air Cinema Event A strong gust of wind almost derailed an open-air cinema event in Colorado recently. Dozens of air mattresses that had been set up for the event were sent flying into the air as the wind kicked up....
09:39, 08/21/2019

Is air pollution causing mental health conditions like depression? Evidence is growing that air pollution is linked to mental health conditions. But it's not clear yet how - and if - pollution may be affecting our brains....
09:39, 08/21/2019

Ride resembling 'flying swastikas' is shut down by German theme park The operators of the Eagle Fly attraction said they had not noticed the ride's resemblance to the Nazi emblem until they saw footage circulated online....
10:00, 08/21/2019

GCSE results day 2019: Parents can harm students' mental health by bragging about results on Facebook, education experts warn But she added: "Whether you're deliriously happy or completely despondent it's as ever important to remember that your social media post might have an impact on someone else."...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says he will enter talks with EU leaders 'with a lot of oomph' despite backstop differences Boris Johnson has said he will enter talks with EU leaders "with a lot of oomph" as differences between the UK and EU's position over the Withdrawal Agreement remain....
10:00, 08/21/2019

City of London tightens guidelines on building skyscrapers over wind tunnel fears for cyclists The City of London has drawn up stricter rules for building skyscrapers due to concerns that wind tunnels could generate enough force to knock over cyclists and pedestrians....
10:00, 08/21/2019

Waxed canvas bags from Waterfield, Manhattan Portage, Saddleback and more It’s finally Bag Week again! The most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. This year, like last y...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Starship Technologies raises $40M, crosses 100K deliveries and plans to expand to 100 new universities Starship Technologies invented the category of rolling autonomous sidewalk delivery robots, and to date, the company has made more than 100,000 commercial deliveries on behalf of customers. The milestone comes as Starship adds $40 million in Series ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

WP Standard’s Weekender leather duffel is built for life Have you heard? It’s Bag Week! It’s the most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. WP Standard mak...
10:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. women's soccer legend Carli Lloyd absolutely drilled a 55-yard FG at Eagles practice Carli Lloyd showed NFL kickers how it's done at a Ravens-Eagles joint practice, making a 55-yard field goal attempt look really easy.       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Reports: Ty Lue joining Clippers' coaching staff as Doc Rivers' top assistant Tyronn Lue, former head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, will be re-joining Doc Rivers on the Los Angeles Clippers' coach staff, per reports.       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Lamb, Escobar deliver big hits, D-backs beat Rockies 8-7 Pinch-hitter Jake Lamb had a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 8-7       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

With Artemis, NASA at risk of repeating Apollo mistakes, scientist warns Enlarge / The surface of the Moon as seen from Apollo 11 while in lunar orbit. (credit: NASA) In the nearly five months that have passed since Vice President Mike Pence directed NASA to return humans to the Moon by 2024, the space agency has made...
10:00, 08/21/2019

3800-Year-Old Carvings Show Starving City’s Pleas For Water God Were Answered 3,800 years ago, the people living in what is now called Vichama, Peru carved snakes and human heads into their walls alongside depictions of emaciated people. They were starving and dying and hoped a water deity would finally be lenient and send the...
10:00, 08/21/2019

The age of comfort TV: why people are secretly watching Friends and The Office on a loop We are in an era of ‘prestige television’, with unprecedented choice and quality. So why are so many of us streaming endless reruns of 90s sitcoms?In the opening episode of Netflix’s animated Hollywood satire BoJack Horseman, the eponymous steed give...
10:00, 08/21/2019

A world of ice and fire: life with the Nenets – in pictures For thousands of years the Nenets people have migrated with their reindeer herds across the Yamal Peninsula in the Russian Arctic. In October 2016, Alegra Ally travelled to north-west Siberia to join a family and document their way of life as autumn ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

First on CNN: More NRA leaders step down amid spending controversy Three more National Rifle Association leaders have stepped down, CNN has learned, in a broadening of a leadership exodus amid a controversy over the group's spending....
10:52, 08/21/2019

Bill Clinton was hitter-friendly ump at charity softball game Former President Bill Clinton’s surprise appearance as a celebrity umpire at the annual Artists and Writers softball game in East Hampton almost played a decisive role in the game’s outcome. The Artists snapped a three-game losing streak and defeated...
10:52, 08/21/2019

Dell reveals most compact AIO PC ever Dell has revealed a new ultra-flexible all-in-one PC release as it looks to give businesses more choice in their office hardware.Choosing between the sleek form factor of an AIO PC and the upgradability of a desktop is one of the tough decisions that...
11:13, 08/21/2019

EMUI 10 based on Android Q offers a glimpse at what is coming next to HUAWEI P30 series Huawei recently announced the tenth iteration of its Emotion UI during its Developer Conference in China. EMUI10, like most of its predecessors, will bring a ton of features to the table including old favorites from previous iterations as well as som...
11:13, 08/21/2019

Realme XT, company's 64MP quad-camera beast confirmed Realme XT has been confirmed to come with a 64MP quad-camera setup in India by the end of September. Realme CEO Madhav Sheth revealed this during the launch of the Realme 5 series in India earlier today. Move over 64MP: Samsung unveils 108MP camera s...
11:13, 08/21/2019

IP proxy network vs VPN - which is right for you? Gathering accurate online data can be difficult for businesses which is why Luminati is working on building the world’s largest business proxy network. The company has connected millions of devices through its P2P network which it uses to prov...
11:13, 08/21/2019

President Trump Has Postponed His Denmark Visit Because Greenland Isn’t for Sale (WASHINGTON) — Two days after he said buying Greenland wasn’t a top priority, President Donald Trump canceled an upcoming trip to Denmark, which owns the mostly frozen island, after its prime minister dismissed the idea. Prime Minister Me...
11:13, 08/21/2019

|ChinesepaperattacksTwitterandFacebookforshuttingaccounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
11:39, 08/21/2019

Antonio Brown dislikes updated helmet, has heart-to-heart with Jon Gruden on 'Hard Knocks' Antonio Brown remains a "Hard Knocks" focal point, calling his updated regulation helmet "ugly" and having a poignant conversation with Jon Gruden.       ...
11:39, 08/21/2019

‘Preparation Trumps Youth’: 70-Year-Old Man Wins Longest Multi-Horse Race The winner, Bob Long, “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling 1,000-kilometer competition across the steppes of Mongolia....
12:00, 08/21/2019

RLLR defends Sato's actions before massive IndyCar Pocono crash The Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing IndyCar team has defended its driver Takuma Sato over his part in the five-car opening lap crash at Pocono last weekend...
12:00, 08/21/2019

BTCC to trial reversed pit garage set-up for fans at Silverstone The British Touring Car Championship will trial reversed pit garage access next month at Silverstone to increase fan access ahead of a possible part-time 2020 introduction...
12:00, 08/21/2019

London commuter homes in good primary school areas: where to find family-sized houses within 45 minutes of the capital Parents of primary school pupils seeking a place to put down roots but with central London still within commuting distance have great options beyond the M25....
12:26, 08/21/2019

Tommy Orange among winners of American Book Award Tommy Orange’s novel “There There” and Jeffrey C. Stewart’s biography of Harlem Renaissance thinker Alain Locke are among this year’s winners of American Book Awards...
12:26, 08/21/2019

Going 'nude': UK supermarkets test plastic-free zones British supermarkets are starting to go "nude". Bowing to pressure from environmentally conscious consumers, big brand shops have begun taking steps to strip their shelves of plastic wrapping over concerns about saving the oceans from waste.  &...
12:52, 08/21/2019

West Brom’s Filip Krovinovic: ‘I like to steal things from how Modric plays’ | Ben Fisher The Croatian midfielder, on loan from Benfica, on his family’s road trip with West Brom fans and his love of Harry PotterNot for the first time Filip Krovinovic is smiling. It is bucketing down at West Bromwich Albion’s training base but after making...
12:52, 08/21/2019

England batsman Jason Roy passes concussion test for Headingley •The 29-year-old was struck in nets before third Test•A follow-up check on the eve of the Test still neededEngland batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being hit in the nets before the third Ashes contest at Headingley.The 29-year-old...
12:52, 08/21/2019

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra reportedly facing EU competition probe Facebook’s controversial ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra is facing a competition probe by the European Union Commission, according to a document seen by Bloomberg. The European Union’s antitrust regulators are “currently investigating potential anti-competiti...
12:52, 08/21/2019

Google just launched its new lightweight search app Google Go worldwide After getting a limited rollout in Asia more than a year ago and then capturing a bit of the spotlight earlier this year at I/O 2019, Google on Tuesday formally announced the worldwide launch of a new lightweight search app called Google Go that come...
13:13, 08/21/2019

Shock! Horror! Do you know how much time you spend on your phone? Writer Adrienne Matei spends two hours and 20 minutes a day on her phone – which might seem fine, until you realize it amounts to 35 full days a year. What’s your number?How much time do you spend on your phone? Share your screen time with us here Be...
13:13, 08/21/2019

Turkfest: Ireland's little festival with a big heart – a photo essay Every summer, the population of Inishturk, an island off Ireland’s west coast, swells to five times its normal size – when it opens its doors to 200 Turkfest revellersInishturk is an island nine miles off the coast of County Mayo in west Ireland, mid...
13:13, 08/21/2019

Maruti Suzuki XL6 Receives 2000 Bookings The Maruti Suzuki XL6 is only available with the petrol engine and there's no diesel on offer for the time being. The company says that the diesel will be made available if there is demand for it...
13:39, 08/21/2019

US State Department approves possible $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress....
13:39, 08/21/2019

"Jewish People" Who Vote For Democrats Show "Great Disloyalty": Trump President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that any Jewish people who vote for Democrats are showing "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty," prompting an outcry from critics who said the......
13:39, 08/21/2019

Trump Talks Mediation On Kashmir Again, Says "Lot To Do With Religion" US President Donald Trump on Tuesday once again offered to mediate the "explosive" situation in Kashmir, saying it is a "very complicated place". Speaking a day after phone calls with both Prime......
13:39, 08/21/2019

Opinion: Salvini's lust for power puts Italy on brink Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and his League's coalition with the 5-Star movement was only ever a means to an end. His inexorable rise to the top spells more bad news for Italy and the EU, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Facebook to Let Users Control Their Data From Other Companies Facebook will start letting users control the data it receives about them from other apps and websites off the platform, a step toward a pledge of enhanced privacy CEO Mark Zuckerberg made last year....
14:26, 08/21/2019

Southern Alberta farmers harvest wheat for charity Southern Alberta farmers are once again working together to battle world hunger by doing what they do best. The Taber and District Foodgrains Project is ready for harvest....
14:26, 08/21/2019

Here's how flattening interest rates are affecting the housing market George Ratiu, senior economist for realtor.com, and Bess Freedman, and CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, join "Squawk Box" to discuss the latest mortgage app data and the health of the housing market....
14:52, 08/21/2019

Shit Show at the Fuck Factory Security breaches on widely used anonymous communities online threaten to out some of our most personal past-times, especially when those data leaks occur on platforms dedicated to user-created porn. Read more......
14:52, 08/21/2019

The Best Wireless Headphones You Can Buy Right Now Admit it: you need to get some wireless headphones. With the technology getting so good and with headphone jacks disappearing, it just makes sense to invest in a future without wires if like listening to music or watching videos or just making the ou...
14:52, 08/21/2019

TriEye raises $2 million more for cameras that can see in the dark Israel-based TriEye has raised $2 million in follow-on funding to develop cameras that can see in the dark and inclement weather conditions.Read More...
14:52, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Royal Bank of Canada profit misses on weakness in capital markets division Royal Bank of Canada on Wednesday reported an increase in third-quarter profit but missed analysts' estimates as weakness in its capital markets business partly offset growth in personal and commercial banking earnings, and domestic lending....
15:13, 08/21/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures inch up on higher oil prices Futures for Canada's main stock index edged higher on Wednesday, as oil prices rose after industry data showed a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. crude inventories....
15:13, 08/21/2019

Plastics maker Indorama commits $1.5 bln to recycling Thai chemicals company Indorama Ventures has committed $1.5 billion of investment in recycling as consumers become more aware of the environmental impact of single-use plastic and regulators push for more recycling, it said on Wednesday....
15:13, 08/21/2019

Larry King files for divorce from his seventh wife, Shawn, after 22 years of marriage Larry King filed paperwork in Los Angeles Superior Court Tuesday to end his 22-year marriage to actress Shawn King, his seventh wife.        ...
15:13, 08/21/2019

N.R.A. Gets Results on Gun Laws in One Phone Call With Trump After talking with Wayne LaPierre, the group’s chief executive, President Trump’s interest in new gun laws fades and he repeats many of its longtime positions....
15:39, 08/21/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Would Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attention after mass shootings....
15:39, 08/21/2019

Ohio newspaper that battled injustice for 150 years to shut down: 'Scary for democracy' The Vindicator’s closure means Youngstown will be the largest US city without a major paper, and is the latest blow to an ailing American news industryIt was in the late 1920s that the Ku Klux Klan regularly began gathering outside the home of Willia...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Cooling goo sidewalks and other strange new weapons in the war on urban heat Los Angeles faces a doubling of its extreme heat days but has fresh ideas to keep residents cool - and tackle the inequality of who suffersHow US cities are scrambling to protect people from extreme heatLos Angeles can sometimes feel like a sprawling...
15:39, 08/21/2019

How often do Americans change their underwear? The statistics stink | Arwa Mahdawi The latest findings may appear disgusting at first glance (or sniff). But it’s ‘advertistics’ such as this that are the real problemAmericans are disgusting. Actually, let me rephrase that: 45% of Americans are disgusting. According to a study, 45% o...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Liverpool’s attacking verve will test validity of Arsenal’s positive start | Paul Wilson The only two sides to win both Premier League games so far meet on Saturday at Anfield, where Arsenal have a terrible recent record they can only improve onBurnley should feel flattered. After giving their usual feisty performance at the Emirates las...
15:39, 08/21/2019

For sale: Jack Nicholson's Shining axe and Samuel L Jackson's lightsaber Film fanatics have a chance to buy up pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from blockbuster movies goes under the hammerFilm fans will be able to acquire pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world’s most famous movies is sold at ...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Angel Has Fallen review – Gerard Butler's pyrotechnics fizzle out In the latest overblown and underpowered instalment of the Fallen franchise, Butler’s beleaguered secret service agent goes on the run after being framed, seeking out estranged and unintelligible dad Nick Nolte Is Gerard Butler hellbent on remaking e...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Kashmir: suspected militant killed in Indian security operation Incident is believed to be first clash with insurgents since revocation of special statusA suspected militant and a police officer have been killed in a gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir in what is believed to be the first clash with insurgen...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib encourage colleagues to visit Israel – video US representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib call on their colleagues to visit Israel in an emotional press conference on Monday, following the country’s decision last week to deny them entry after pressure from Donald Trump. Omar said it was impo...
15:39, 08/21/2019

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to tell German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday that unless she agrees to change the Brexit deal, Britain will leave the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Trump EPA says 'zero evidence' of biofuel waivers hurting ethanol producers U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday dismissed the biofuel industry's argument that waivers granted to small oil refineries were destroying demand and that were damaging for the ethanol producers....
16:00, 08/21/2019

US launches countdown clock to warn of Russia and China arming Iran Western allies have 15 months to unify against Iran before the regime is free to buy and sell weapons under the 2015 nuclear deal, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
16:00, 08/21/2019

| 'Kashmir women are the biggest victims of this inhumane siege' After August 5, when India revoked Kashmir's special status and followed the move with a military lockdown, Uzma Javed did not leave her house for days....
16:00, 08/21/2019

| Disgraced Cardinal loses again | Sydney 'black lives matter': WATCH the top world news videos for today Australia's Cardinal Pell loses child sex abuse appeal | Sydney CBD march for 'black lives matter'; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
16:00, 08/21/2019

| Dutch plan big Brexit beach party Thousands of people have signed up on Facebook to a Dutch beach party for Brexit, featuring food from across the European Union to mark Britain's departure....
16:00, 08/21/2019

September Drop Date Announced for Puma x Nipsey Hussle Fashion Collabo In the weeks and months following his untimely death, so much has been revealed about the business machinations of one Ermias Asghedom, aka rapper, community activist and visionary businessman Nipsey Hussle....
16:26, 08/21/2019

This Is Knot a Drill: Knotted Headbands Are the Trendiest Hair Accessories to Wear Right Now Scrunchies had their moment, but like it or knot, this fall, it’s all about the knotted headband. This hair accessory is by no means new, but as brands release their new arrivals for next season, these headbands keep rising to the top (knot). Anecdot...
16:26, 08/21/2019

Obamas Tackle Trump’s Promises to the Rust Belt in Their 1st Netflix Offering, American Factory Shots fired. That’s the take among reviewers of the Obamas’ first foray into TV production, which looks at the promise to America’s Rust Belt unfulfilled by the Trump administration....
16:26, 08/21/2019

How to Share Your Music in macOS Catalina When macOS Catalina finally drops, you’re going to notice a number of big changes. One of the more memorable ones is Apple’s grand transformation of iTunes into standalone Music, Video, and Podcast apps. We love the move, but it does lead to a few qu...
16:26, 08/21/2019

Adam Brody Has Moved on From Seth Cohen--Why Can't We? It's hard to recall an actor who is so irrevocably tethered to one character quite like Adam Brody is to his onscreen alter ego Seth Cohen. While The O.C. ran for just four seasons......
16:26, 08/21/2019

Happy Birthday, Kacey Musgraves! Vote For Her Best Music Video Yeehaw! It's Kacey Musgraves' birthday! The musician, who turns 31 today, has been a household name in country music for years but the artist cemented her cross-genre popularity......
16:26, 08/21/2019

Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Are Now Going on Dinner Dates With Serena Williams, Of Course Now this trio is a grand slam. On Tuesday night, Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron grabbed dinner at NYC's La Esquina with none other than Serena Williams. (Her pals Cully Smoller and......
16:26, 08/21/2019

How Kacey Musgraves Followed Her Arrow to Become a Music Superstar When Kacey Musgraves stepped foot on the Nashville Star stage, she was hoping for a major music break. Perhaps judges Randy Owen, Anastasia Brown and Blake Shelton would see something in......
16:26, 08/21/2019

Realme 5 vs Redmi Note 7S Realme 5 is here and it is all set to go on sale in India for the first time next week. We take a look at exactly how the Realme 5 fares against the Redmi Note 7s on paper....
16:26, 08/21/2019

Hi, Alexa. How Do I Stop You From Listening In On Me? Humans help train artificial intelligence, so someone may be listening to what you tell Siri, Google Assistant or Alexa. Here’s what to do if you have a problem with that....
16:26, 08/21/2019

China's 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....
16:52, 08/21/2019

Baseball's Cranks Agree: The Sport Was Better When They Were Part Of It Hall of Fame reliever Goose Gossage has been complaining about the state of baseball for so long that his complaints have spanned multiple decades of the sport. It feels like just yesterday, he was lecturing Joba Chamberlain on “the Yankee way.” (Job...
16:52, 08/21/2019

Please Enjoy This Brief Video Of Devin Booker Being A Pickup Weenie In general, it’s fine to have informal house rules in a pickup basketball game. “Guard your man” is a good one, for example: Few things are more annoying or more ruinous to the flow of play than the lazy sack of crap who sags 20 feet off his man, sub...
16:52, 08/21/2019

Danish regulator prepares report for police on Danske overcharging Denmark's financial watchdog has prepared a draft report to send to Danish police over Danske Bank's overcharging of customers, a scandal that led to the dismissal of the bank's former interim chief executive....
16:52, 08/21/2019

European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering European stocks rallied on Wednesday as hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus helped assuage worries about global recession, political turmoil in Italy and endless trade wars....
16:52, 08/21/2019

The Post’s theater critic is reviewing the performances of the Democratic candidates. In this installment, Elizabeth Warren cuts a Shakespearean figure in Arizona. Campaign politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the trail, reviewing another of the front-runners while braving the heat in the Southwest....
17:39, 08/21/2019

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2 It’s been nearly two years since Mindhunter viewers last saw special agents Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) and psychologist Dr. Wendy Carr (Anna Torv), the leaders of the FBI’s early Behavioral Science Unit w...
17:39, 08/21/2019

What the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Looks Like Without Spider-Man Spider-Man is swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Sony and Marvel Studios, which previously worked together to create the last two solo Spider-Man films starring Tom Holland, have reached an impasse in negotiations for future rights ...
17:39, 08/21/2019

These Naruto-Inspired Water Park Moves Are Making an Infectiously Joyous Splash Instead of using a Naruto run to storm Area 51 — an idea that over 2 million people recently latched onto — these water park attendees got inspired to bring the Japanese anime show’s magic to life in a much less dangerous situation....
17:39, 08/21/2019

Fitbit eyes one million new users in Singapore health scheme Fitbit Inc has 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....
18:00, 08/21/2019

AstraZeneca Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study A combination of AstraZeneca's lung cancer drug Imfinzi and an experimental treatment failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and high levels of gene mutations, the drugmaker said on Wednesday....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Target CEO: The US trade war creates 'uncertainty' and 'complexity' Target CEO Brian Cornell says he's encouraged by Trump's decision to postpone some consumer-oriented tariffs that were supposed to start Sept. 1....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Drops app: Learn a language during your five-minute break If you have five minutes to spare, how to best can you use that time? Do you go for another coffee, run, or play a game? You could learn a new language instead...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Alcatel GO Flip V hands-on: Good call quality, average battery, and basic build It's very satisfying to end a call by flipping the top down on a phone while a large numeric keypad is great for aging eyes. I expected longer battery life and a bit more substantial flip hinge though....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Record-breaking 20 qubits entangle to make “Schrödinger’s cat” in the lab Enlarge / In quantum computing, a cat state is a quantum state composed of two diametrically opposed conditions simultaneously. Physicists have succeeded in placing 20 entangled quantum bits in such a state of superposition. (credit: Forschungszentru...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Is this the new classic engagement ring? Trends are straying well away from tradition when it comes to engagement rings, here jewellery designer and expert Kate Baxter shares the shapes and styles to know in 2019 and beyond...
18:00, 08/21/2019

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
18:26, 08/21/2019

First, Players Destroyed Their Guitar Controllers, Then Developers Destroyed The Game Who among us hasn’t dreamed of standing on a stage and smashing a guitar? Last weekend, a new Guitar Hero-style game let a few lucky players do just that, turning a real guitar into splinters and shards after they finished their song. Then, in one fi...
18:26, 08/21/2019

Twitter to meet Man Utd and Kick It Out following racist abuse of Paul Pogba Representatives of Twitter are planning to meet with officials at Manchester United to discuss the racial abuse aimed at Paul Pogba on the social media platform....
18:52, 08/21/2019

Trump says he is not looking at doing indexing on capital gains President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he is not looking at indexing capital gains taxes with the inflation rate, a move which could slash the taxes that investors must pay on their profits from asset sales....
18:52, 08/21/2019

Mexico's central bank governor says economy growing below potential The head of Mexico's central bank said on Wednesday that consumption in Latin America's second-largest economy could pick up again even if recent data pointed to a slowdown....
18:52, 08/21/2019

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds adds dynamic weather PlayerUnkown's Battlegrounds is getting dynamic weather in a new update. This enables rain or even hail to roll in suddenly on the Erangel map.Read More...
18:52, 08/21/2019

Dell unveils new XPS, Inspiron, and Vostro models with Intel Comet Lake processors Ahead of the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin, Dell unveiled a slew of new XPS, Vostro, and Inspiron models packing Intel's latest-generation Core processors.Read More...
18:52, 08/21/2019

Cops writing traffic ticket bust man with hot-pink pistol A man packing a hot-pink handgun was busted by cops after leaving his car double-parked in Harlem, police said Wednesday. Cops were writing Quincy Walker a ticket for blocking traffic on Amsterdam Avenue near 149th Street around 8 p.m. Tuesday, when ...
18:52, 08/21/2019

NYPD investigates suspicious package near Brooklyn synagogue The NYPD’s Bomb Squad is investigating a suspicious package found Wednesday morning in front of a Brooklyn synagogue, cops said. The package was discovered shortly before 9 a.m. in front of 3017 Glenwood Road — where Orthodox synagogue Co...
18:52, 08/21/2019

JetBlue logo added to iconic Queens Pepsi sign — and New Yorkers are pissed Drink it in, New Yorkers. For the first time ever, the iconic Pepsi-Cola sign that sits along the East River in Queens — an official city landmark — has been changed to promote a new partnership that the soda company announced recently. R...
18:52, 08/21/2019

Why OpenPOWER's royalty-free ISA is set to transform enterprise compute Now, the POWER ISA can be integrated, royalty-free, making the architecture the high-performance counterpart to RISC-V. IBM is publishing reference implementations to help companies get started....
19:13, 08/21/2019

Open source POWER ISA takes aim at Intel and Arm for accelerator-driven computing Third-party hardware firms can now integrate the POWER ISA into their own products, making the architecture effectively the high-performance computing counterpart to RISC-V....
19:13, 08/21/2019

Manager Ascends To New Level Of Consciousness, Makes Completely Logical Connection Between The Handball Rule And Brexit The modern discourse is a never-ending cascade of Expanding Brain memes. Everyone plays their part, and when Deadspin is doing its job well, we provide takes that belong to one of the latter panels, ones hopefully more sophisticated than this but les...
19:13, 08/21/2019

2019 MTV VMAs Host Sebastian Maniscalco Isn't Exactly An Expert on Music or Millennials When Sebastian Maniscalco was announced as host of the upcoming 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, were you...confused? Well, that was to be expected. Ahead of the reveal, the comedian could......
19:13, 08/21/2019

Semen may help prevent HIV infection in women: study Repeated exposure to semen can alter the characteristics of vaginal tissue immune cells that are prime targets for HIV, reducing chances of infection, according to a new study out of Philadelphia’s Wistar Institute and the University of Puerto ...
19:13, 08/21/2019

Women sue porn site operators for ‘outing’ their identities The “outing” of 22 women who made sexually explicit videos has ruined their lives, a lawyer representing the women said Tuesday in a San Diego courtroom....
19:13, 08/21/2019

Badge life: The story behind DEFCON’s hackable crystal electronic badge Enlarge / The unadorned "human" badge from DEFCON 27: hackable jewelry. (credit: Joe Grand/ DEFCON) LAS VEGAS—There are many things that make the DEFCON conference stand above all other hacking conferences. It's the largest, of course, with over 30...
19:13, 08/21/2019

Ian Holloway clarifies Brexit handball comments, denies blaming EU for new VAR rule Ian Holloway has moved to clarify his comments over Brexit and the new handball law, arguing its introduction at the same time as VAR's arrival in the Premier League has caused chaos....
19:13, 08/21/2019

'Less pie left': Cowboys send message with Jaylon Smith extension The Cowboys sent a message to Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott and Amari Cooper with the Jaylon Smith's extension. "Less pie left," Jerry Jones said.       ...
19:39, 08/21/2019

Roger Clemens rules out possible Congress run, 'climate in politics' impacts decision Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens has ruled out a potential run for Congress, citing the current political climate.       ...
19:39, 08/21/2019

4 Grand Slam champions on 2020 tennis Hall of Fame ballot Goran Ivanisevic, Sergi Bruguera, Conchita Martínez, Jonas Björkman are candidates for International Tennis Hall of Fame's class of 2020; all 4 are Grand Slam champions       ...
19:39, 08/21/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Boeing hiring as it targets 737 MAX flights resuming ‘early 4th quarter’ Boeing Co said on Tuesday it plans to add extra staff and hire "a few hundred" temporary employees at an airport in Washington state where it is storing many grounded 737 MAX jetliners, a key step in its best-case plan for resuming deliveries to airl...
19:39, 08/21/2019

Spider-Man may exit MCU, Sony and Disney don't do deal Negotiations broke down between Disney and Sony Pictures for future Spider-Man films, sending fans into a panic.        ...
19:39, 08/21/2019

Kirsten Dunst wants to do another Marvel movie: 'That'd pay for my kid's college!' "Spider-Man" actress Kirsten Dunst returns to TV in Showtime's darkly comedic "On Becoming a God in Central Florida," but is open to more Marvel.        ...
19:39, 08/21/2019

Kia Seltos To Launch Tomorrow: What To Expect Kia is all set to launch its first car in India tomorrow and there are a lot of expectations from the car already. We tell you what to expect from the Seltos as a package and here's what it's all......
20:00, 08/21/2019

We could find alien life on exoplanets by looking for its glow Most of the closest exoplanets we’ve found orbit stars that can release flares of dangerous UV light, but those very flares might force life to evolve to glow...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Srinagar, Jammu Mayors Get Minister Of State Status The mayors of Srinagar and Jammu civic bodies have been granted status equivalent to that of Minister of State (MoS), according to an official order....
20:00, 08/21/2019

P Chidambaram Statement: "Between Life And Liberty, I Pick Liberty" Former Union minister P Chidambaram - sought by investigative agencies for nearly 24 hours in connection with a corruption case -- appeared dramatically at the Congress headquarters this evening to......
20:00, 08/21/2019

Mumbai Pilot First Ever Woman To Fly Solo Across Atlantic, Pacific Ocean Mumbai girl Aarohi Pandit, currently on a global flight in a small plane, on Wednesday created history by becoming the first woman pilot to cross both Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean solo in a Light......
20:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-New York sues EPA over GE's Hudson River PCB cleanup New York sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, accusing the agency of prematurely allowing General Electric Co to stop clearing the Hudson River of PCB contamination before the cleanup was finished....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Australia Captain Tim Paine Expecting "Same Old Steve Smith" Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test at Headingley after being concussed by a Jofra Archer 92 mph bouncer in the drawn second Test at Lord's....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Court Documents Tie Huawei to Iran, Syria, Sudan, Describe Banking Links New details about the U.S. sanctions-busting case against Huawei Technologies emerged in court filings in Canada, including about the Chinese telecom giant’s alleged dealings in Iran, Syria and Sudan....
20:26, 08/21/2019

A Revealing Insight into the "Personality" of the Stock Market's Unfolding Elliott Wave Every Elliott wave has a "personality," or specific characteristics. Get important insights into the current wave so you can prepare for what our analysts anticipate next in the stock market....
20:26, 08/21/2019

Energy market operator calls for urgent investment in dispatchable power Frank assessment by Aemo says it has been taking ‘reactive action’ to prevent summer blackouts, but that has come at a high costThe energy market operator has used its latest 10-year forecast of reliability in Australia’s power supply to highlight th...
20:52, 08/21/2019

Six sentences of hope: Defining a unifying vision in the face of the climate crisis | Richard Flanagan A sense of futility haunts us all, so I sought to distill in as few words as possible what could be done by us as a people. Writing them, I felt my despair liftIn 1971, the Liberal Billy McMahon – routinely judged the worst Australian prime minister ...
20:52, 08/21/2019

The Mindhunter season finale is frustrating as hell—and that's a good thing Wayne Williams, to use a phrase I’ve heard detectives say on TV, looks good. His stories are inconsistent, his movements suspicious—seriously, who goes out at 3 AM to “scout out” a vague address of someone you’ve never met, or even talked to on the p...
20:52, 08/21/2019

Hulu is heading back Into The Dark for another year Good news for fans of anthology series of horror films and/or people who still don’t have Shudder for some reason: Hulu is bringing back more Into The Dark for another season, meaning you’ve got at least one additional year of watching monthly horro...
20:52, 08/21/2019

The Walking Dead's Christian Serratos in talks to become Selena for Netflix's new series Netflix may have found the next actress to take on the role of Tejano music sensation Selena Quintanilla. The Hollywood Reporter reveals that Christian Serratos, best known for her ongoing role as Rosita on The Walking Dead, is in talks to play the l...
20:52, 08/21/2019

Gerard Butler knows his Angel Has Fallen character should probably be dead by now As Secret Service agent Mike Banning, Gerard Butler has taken his share of spills—and bullets—in the Has Fallen franchise. Now, Banning and Butler are back for the third movie, Angel Has Fallen, which features the usual explosions and gunfights, but ...
20:52, 08/21/2019

Raphael Saadiq Finally Put His Past on the Record From his days with the ’90s R&B band Tony! Toni! Toné! through his work for Solange and Mary J. Blige, he’s hesitated to bring his personal history into his music. That’s changing now....
21:13, 08/21/2019

Child Migrants To Be Held In Detention Longer Under New Trump Admin Rule The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States....
21:13, 08/21/2019

Twitter Crashes Globally Across Platforms, Including India The micro-blogging platform Twitter on Wednesday evening went down in most parts of the world including in India, according to the website tracking portal DownDetector....
21:13, 08/21/2019

Without Evidence, Brazil President Claims NGOs May Be Burning The Amazon Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday said, without presenting evidence, that non-governmental organizations could be burning down the Amazon rainforest to bring shame on his government......
21:13, 08/21/2019

US Military Drone Shot Down Over Yemen: Officials A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday....
21:13, 08/21/2019

XFL team names announced as part of league kickoff Round two of the XFL continued on Wednesday with the unveiling of names and logos for all eight teams in the league. The newly revamped league intends to follow a similar structure as the original XFL did in 2001, before the league folded after one u...
21:13, 08/21/2019

Kevin Burkhardt was the answer to Mets’ play-by-play dilemma The answer to when the TV voice of the Mets, Gary Cohen, has days off in the future is so obvious it hurts. Bring back Kevin Burkhardt to call the games. Burkhardt, who received his big TV break from SNY, was as good a sideline reporter as we have ev...
21:13, 08/21/2019

Mark Pavelich, former Rangers star, accused of beating man with pole over ‘spiked’ beer GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — A former professional hockey player and forward for the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” Olympic team has been charged with felony assault for allegedly beating his neighbor with a metal pole, breaking several bones. Mark Pavelich, 61, fac...
21:13, 08/21/2019

How to wager the NFL’s preseason dress rehearsal Places, people! Dress rehearsals are about to begin in Week 3 of the NFL preseason. That means starters will see their most extensive playing time of the exhibition slate … and many gamblers will be making their biggest bets. Are you ready for ...
21:13, 08/21/2019

Married Navy vet suspended over alleged affair with teen ROTC cadet He’s sunk. A married Navy veteran and ROTC leader has been suspended from city schools after his enraged wife exposed an illicit relationship with one of his teenage cadets, officials said Wednesday. Senior naval sciences instructor Edward Gunn...
21:39, 08/21/2019

Which Marriott Bonvoy Credit Card Is Right For You? With three consumer credit card offerings ranging from a basic no-annual-fee card to a $450/year option with every bell and whistle, it can be tough to know which Marriott Bonvoy credit card is right for you....
21:39, 08/21/2019

Lying-Ass Sean Spicer to Compete on Dancing With the Stars The fall for lying white men from the Trump administration is never really a fall. In fact, the “fall” is really just a series of shitty interviews in which the former White House employee laughs about the lies he told or basically sells himself as a...
21:39, 08/21/2019

Lamborghini debuts exclusive sports cars Lamborghini recently debuted the Aventador SVJ 63 Roadster and the Huracán EVO GT Celebration at Monterey Car Week at Pebble Beach.       ...
21:39, 08/21/2019

When to Use 'I.e.' and 'E.g.' Before there was LOL and TLDR and STFU, we had other abbreviations that helped us to quickly and easily convey ideas. These still have a useful place in our writing, because they still help us quickly and easily convey ideas. They are i.e. and e.g., ...
21:39, 08/21/2019

Why You Need the 'Google Go' App on Your Older Android Device Despite being associated with some of the biggest technologies and most popular devices currently available, Google also develops products and services for places with limited infrastructure and resources. One of these products, the streamlined searc...
21:39, 08/21/2019

What's Coming and Going From Netflix in September 2019 This month, Netflix gets the movies American Psycho, Mystic River, Superbad, 300, The Taking of Pelham 123, and the second and third Lord of the Rings films. (You can’t get Fellowship on Netflix. Weird!) In TV, there’s season 9 of The Walking Dead, s...
21:39, 08/21/2019

How to Calm Rowdy Kids, According to Teachers The idea of throwing a party for a gaggle of your kid’s friends sounds great in theory, but dealing with an additional five (six? Eight? A dozen?) children requires a special set of skills—the very kind a teacher has, in spades....
21:39, 08/21/2019

Sean Spicer, Trump’s First White House Press Secretary, Joins the Dancing With the Stars Cast (NEW YORK) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season of “Dancing with the Stars.” ABC announced the celebrity ...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Pro athletes unite to bring wheelchair basketball and healing to those trapped in war Wheelchair basketball is transforming the lives of those caught in the crossfire of conflict, disease and poverty – spurred by the International Committee of the Red Cross and two pro American players....
22:26, 08/21/2019

Lack of flu shots for migrants at CBP detention centers a concern, critics say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents and their medical contractors do not administer influenza vaccines to migrants being held at detention centers along the U.S.-Mexico border, reports said Tuesday....
22:26, 08/21/2019

Sebi Allows Rating Agencies To Collect Clients' Debt Data Sebi) said it enabled rating agencies to get "explicit consent" from clients in rating agreements to secure details on debt repayments and any delays or defaults from lenders or other organisations....
22:26, 08/21/2019

Netflix’s new thriller ‘The I-Land’ is giving us serious ‘Lost’ flashbacks ABC’s hit drama Lost is one of those shows that’s been off the air for almost a decade now (it ended in 2010) and yet it still has such a passionate fanbase with strong feelings about the series, which started off following the survivors ...
22:26, 08/21/2019

Jets’ Brandon Copeland suspended four games for PEDs The Jets will be without Brandon Copeland for the first four games of the season after the NFL suspended the linebacker for violating the league policy on performance-enhancing substances. Copeland re-signed with the Jets this offseason after a surpr...
22:52, 08/21/2019

MLB warns of stiff penalty as gas station sex pill problem spirals MLB issued a hard warning to its players this week: Stay away from gas station sex pills. According to multiple reports, Major League Baseball sent a memo on Monday warning about the “very real risk” of over-the-counter sexual enhancement...
22:52, 08/21/2019

BlackRock Unit Gets Approval to Take Russia-Linked Firm's Stake in Cybersecurity Company A national-security panel that oversees foreign investment in U.S. businesses approved the transfer of a stake in cybersecurity company Cofense from a Russia-linked private-equity firm to funds managed by BlackRock....
22:52, 08/21/2019

As the Fed Frets, Retailers Rake in Sales Before Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell puts the finishing touches on a speech he is delivering this week, maybe he should take some time to listen to a playback of Target’s earnings conference call....
22:52, 08/21/2019

Traders Bet on Falling Volatility Stock volatility has receded in recent days, and some investors have bet the tranquility will persist. Leveraged funds like hedge funds recently increased bearish wagers on futures linked to the Cboe Volatility Index, a measure of market turbulence, ...
22:52, 08/21/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Yemen aid programmes to close, fears for civilians in Idlib, Somalia insecurity, UN chief pays tribute to terror victims Today’s stories: aid money promised for Yemen fails to materialize, prospects of new Idlib conflict put millions at risk, new Sudanese transitional government welcomed by UN chief, insecurity threatens Somalia progress....
22:52, 08/21/2019

Bolsonaro suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof Brazil’s official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro is suggesting that non-governmental organizations could be setting them to make him look bad, though he gives no evidence....
23:13, 08/21/2019

New Jersey woman fatally struck by train A 35-year-old woman was struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train, according to a report. Saskia Guerrero of Clifton was hit around 11 p.m. Monday near Port Imperial Boulevard in Weehawken by the train, NJ.com reported. The cause of the fatal a...
23:39, 08/21/2019

Expect India To Adopt Just Policy Towards People Of Kashmir: Iran Leader The Supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, on Wednesday expressed concern over the situation of Muslims in Kashmir, two weeks after the centre ended the special status to Jammu and......
00:00, 08/22/2019

"Law Is Above You," Tejasvi Surya Tweets After P Chidambaram's Arrest One of the first political reactions to former Union Minister P Chidambaram's arrest from his residence in Delhi's Jorhat by investigation agencies on Wednesday night came from Bengaluru South MP......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Trump imposes rule allowing U.S. to detain migrant families indefinitely The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled a rule that allows officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States, abolishing a previous 20-day limit....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Parkland massacre survivors post sweeping U.S. gun-control plan ahead of 2020 election Survivors of the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre on Wednesday released a sweeping gun-control plan that would ban assault-style rifles and take other steps in hopes of halving U.S. firearms deaths and injuries within a decade....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Trump says not looking at changing capital gains tax U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he is not looking to index capital gains taxes to the inflation rate, which could slash the taxes that investors pay on profits from asset sales, or to cut payroll taxes....
00:00, 08/22/2019

A 25-year-old model is suing billionaire financier Chinh Chu after breaking her pelvis on a zip line at his estate Noam Galai/Stringer Model Simona Andrejic is suing billionaire investor Chinh Chu for several million dollars after she crashed while riding his a zip line at his estate, Page Six reported. The Serbian model fractured her pelvis in multiple areas an...
00:00, 08/22/2019

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 8: But Will It Really Tip the Scales? For everyone who thinks 22 days of veganism will get you bodied like Beyoncé (or think that I think it will), think again—or so says my scale, which this morning registered approximately a pound of weight loss after a week of loosely following the 22...
00:26, 08/22/2019

'Eddie, Eddie!' - Arsenal legend Ian Wright shows Nketiah love after Leeds United winner at Elland Road Ian Wright knows a thing or two about scoring goals for Arsenal - and Eddie Nketiah looks as though he might be doing the same in the very near future....
00:26, 08/22/2019

85-year-old woman, five elderly men arrested on sex charges at Connecticut park FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Six people ranging in age from 62 to 85 face sex charges after being arrested in a conservation area in Connecticut. Police say the six, five men and an 85-year-old woman, were involved in lewd and sexual activity in the Grace...
00:26, 08/22/2019

WWII vet rides lawn mower to cafe, celebrates 94th birthday (WAGT) A World War II veteran from New Ellenton, South Carolina celebrated his 94th birthday Tuesday. The celebration was held at Flowers Cafe — a place he drives to every day on his lawnmower. goes every single day. James Cunningham, known as ...
00:26, 08/22/2019

One killed in serious vehicle collision on northwest side TUCSON – A man has died in connection to a serious vehicle collision at a northwest side intersection Wednesday morning. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, the crash occurred at Tangerine Road and La Canada Drive. Tangerine Road and La Ca...
00:26, 08/22/2019

Video shows mom react to son’s arrest for online shooting threat: ‘He’s just a little boy’ By Ben Kesslen Amid a wave of arrests for threats of mass shootings, police in Florida released footage showing one mother’s reaction to her teenage son’s being taken into custody. The 15-year-old boy was arrested at his home Friday in Volusia ...
00:26, 08/22/2019

'Dancing with the Stars' host Tom Bergeron says he opposed casting Sean Spicer "Dancing with the Stars" host Tom Bergeron says he told producers he didn't want to cast former Trump aide Sean Spicer in the show's upcoming season.        ...
00:52, 08/22/2019

Liam Hemsworth files for divorce from Miley Cyrus, reports say Liam Hemsworth has reportedly filed for divorce from pop star Miley Cyrus days after the famous couple announced their split.        ...
00:52, 08/22/2019

Twitter loves Hillary Clinton's 'epic' 'Truth Hurts' tweet: 'I just took a DNA test...' There are many on Twitter "with her" after Hillary Clinton responded to a tweet from singer Lizzo Wednesday.        ...
00:52, 08/22/2019

Gerard Butler hilariously recounts disastrous wardrobe malfunction in kilt Scottish actor Gerard Butler is no stranger to wearing a kilt, recounting a flashing "disaster" at his sister's wedding on "Conan."        ...
00:52, 08/22/2019

Trump to grant student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Wednesday to automatically cancel the student loan debt of disabled veterans. More than 25,000 service members will have their debt wiped away....
00:52, 08/22/2019

Fires in Amazon Rain Forest Have Surged This Year More than 74,000 wildfires have been detected in the world’s largest rain forest this year, an 84 percent increase from the same period last year, Brazil’s space research center said....
01:13, 08/22/2019

Parkland Shooting Survivors Release Ambitious Gun Control Plan The plan by March for Our Lives would ban assault weapons, raise the minimum age for buying firearms and introduce other measures that the gun lobby has strongly opposed....
01:39, 08/22/2019

Migrant Families Would Face Indefinite Detention Under New Trump Rule The administration wants to send migrant families caught crossing the border illegally to a family detention center for as long as it takes for their cases to be decided....
01:39, 08/22/2019

70-Year-Old Man Wins 1,000-Kilometer Horse Race in Mongolia “Preparation trumps youth,” said the winner, Bob Long, who “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling contest across the steppes of Mongolia....
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

India needs to reduce ecommerce restrictions to revive economy: Amazon executive India needs to encourage ecommerce and reduce red tape to help small businesses sell online and export goods to help revive sagging domestic economic growth, a senior Amazon.com executive said on Wednesday....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Intel, Google, Microsoft, and others launch Confidential Computing Consortium for data security The Confidential Computing Consortium was introduced today to bring together some of the biggest tech companies in the world to better protect data in use.Read More...
02:00, 08/22/2019

The New XFL Team Names And Logos Are Something Worse Than Bad The second, flaghumpinger incarnation of the XFL is, it appears, truly actually happening next spring. Landry Jones is in and the league has real teams and everything! Unfortunately, these are those teams....
02:26, 08/22/2019

Larry Bird Complains After Artist’s Mural Makes Him Seem Too Interesting Artist Jules Muck recently painted a mural of Larry Bird in the Fountain Square section of Indianapolis, which features the image of Bird in his Indiana State jersey doing the “Shh!” gesture, similar to the Nov. 28, 1977 cover of Sports Illustrated. ...
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

‘Unbelievable’ Sam Darnold puts on another Jets show Sam Darnold had a particularly sharp practice Wednesday, completing 17 of 21 passes that included TD passes to tight end Chris Herndon, WRs Jamison Crowder and Quincy Enunwa and a majestic scoring pass to TE Ryan Griffin on which Darnold lofted the p...
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

Minnesota Wild hire Bill Guerin as general manager Minnesota Wild hire Penguins assistant GM Bill Guerin, a high-scoring forward during his playing days, as their new general manager.       ...
02:52, 08/22/2019

Cubs' Morrow out for year following another setback Chicago Cubs closer Brandon Morrow is out for the year following another setback in his recovery from right elbow surgery, according to team president Theo Epstein       ...
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

Two injured as gunmen ambush French rapper Booba's video shoot At least two people were injured after gunmen ambushed a video shoot involving French rapper Booba, authorities said on Wednesday, in the latest incidence of violence marring the suburbs of Paris....
02:52, 08/22/2019

Nokia's first 5G phone is coming in 2020 at a respectable price 5G is the next big thing in mobile technology, but right now it comes at a high price from mobile carriers, has limited availability, and is tied to expensive smartphones 5G phones. The good news is that Nokia brand phone-maker HMD Global has pl...
02:52, 08/22/2019

Trump’s Waffling on Gun Control Confuses Legislative Picture Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, is caught between some members of his party opposing gun legislation and others working with Democrats....
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

Trump calls Danish PM's rebuff of Greenland idea 'nasty' as trip cancellation stuns Danes President Donald Trump declared Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen's dismissal of his idea to buy Greenland "nasty" and an affront to the United States on Wednesday, a day after shocking Danes by canceling a Copenhagen visit over the rebuff....
03:13, 08/22/2019

North Macedonia's special crime prosecutor arrested in alleged extortion scandal SKOPJE - North Macedonia's special prosecutor for organized crime was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of offering leniency in exchange for cash to a businessman after her office indicted him for corruption, the public prosecutor said....
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

After Germany hints at compromise, France tells UK: no new Brexit deal German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday challenged Britain to come up with alternatives to the Irish border backstop within 30 days, but French President Emmanuel Macron cautioned there would be no renegotiation of the Brexit deal....
03:13, 08/22/2019

How to rent an apartment with not-so-great credit IPGGutenbergUKLtd/Getty Images If you have bad or poor credit, i.e. a score somewhere between 300 and 579, you may have trouble renting an apartment if you live in a city where credit checks are a part of the rental process. There are a few things y...
03:39, 08/22/2019

The Best Underwear for Men in 2019 A proper re-up of your underwear drawer requires quality fabrics and flattering fits. Here's the best underwear we've found that you can buy right now....
03:39, 08/22/2019

West Virginia court to rule if Gov. Jim Justice must live in state capital A lawsuit seeking to order West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice to reside in the state capital, Charleston, continued its course in court Wednesday, but the case hit the snooze button as the judge requested more documents from both parties. ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Idaho police arrest couple after finding children in cockroach-infested home: report An Idaho couple is facing multiple charges after investigators said they found four children living in a home infested with thousands of cockroaches – both dead and alive – and hundreds of spiders, according to a police report....
04:00, 08/22/2019

Small jet catches fire at California airport with 10 aboard, no injuries reported A small jet slid off the runway of a Northern California airport Wednesday and burst into flames with 10 people aboard — but fortunately nobody was hurt, officials said. ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Danish PM ‘surprised and disappointed’ over cancelled Trump visit US president attacks comments as ‘nasty’ after calling off trip because Greenland not for saleThe Danish prime minister has said she is surprised and disappointed that Donald Trump has called off his planned visit to the country over Copenhagen’s ref...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Bombshell: first trailer for star-studded Fox News drama released Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie aim for Oscars in the retelling of how Roger Ailes was brought downThe trailer for Bombshell has revealed our first official look at Charlize Theron as Megyn Kelly and Nicole Kidman as Gretchen Carlson...
04:00, 08/22/2019

'I am the Chosen One': with boasts and insults, Trump sets new benchmark for incoherence President outdoes himself in new press conference as he attacks the Danish prime minister, Jewish Democrats and the pressDonald Trump started off precisely on-message.Strolling to the end of a White House driveway on Wednesday ahead of his departure ...
04:00, 08/22/2019

West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest, cuts internet Jakarta cuts online access to Papua ‘and surrounding areas’ until the atmosphere ‘returns to being conducive and normal’Indonesia has deployed more than 1,000 security personnel to the province of West Papua and cut internet access, amid spreading pr...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Former OMB director says a halt in US consumer spending would bring on a recession Jim Nussle, a former Office of Management and Budget director, told CNBC that a strong U.S. consumer is the only thing keeping the country from recession....
04:26, 08/22/2019

Golf: McIlroy questions staggered scoring at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy is unconvinced by the new staggered start to be used at this week's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta and questioned on Wednesday whether it could affect the tournament's prestige....
04:26, 08/22/2019

Watch: Iowa family's 26.6-inch-tall bull dubbed world's shortest by Guinness An Iowa family's 5-year-old bovine has been officially recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's shortest bull, standing at only 26.6 inches high....
04:26, 08/22/2019

UN warns of severe aid cuts in Yemen without new funds soon The U.N. humanitarian chief in Yemen is warning that unless significant new funding is received in the coming weeks food rations for 12 million people will be reduced and at least 2.5 million malnourished children will be cut off from life-saving ser...
05:13, 08/22/2019

Teen sensation Gauff eyes next act at U.S. Open From the throngs of young fans who idolize her, to the tennis experts desperately seeking the sport's "next big thing", there is no shortage of expectations on the shoulders of 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff....
05:13, 08/22/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Yemen aid programmes closing, Guterres Idlib concern, Somalia insecurity, honouring terror victims Today’s stories: aid money promised for Yemen fails to materialize, prospects of new Idlib conflict put millions at risk, new Sudanese transitional government welcomed by UN chief, insecurity threatens Somalia progress....
05:39, 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

Netflix in September 2019: Ryan Murphy's 'The Politician,' 'Between Two Ferns' movie and more Netflix has plenty of new September titles including Ryan Murphy's "The Politician," David Tennant show "Criminal" and "Between Two Ferns: The Movie."        ...
05:39, 08/22/2019

Stand-up comedian breaks Simon Cowell's mean streak on 'America's Got Talent' Stand-up comedian Ryan Niemiller broke Simon Cowell's mean streak on "America's Got Talent." Niemiller had the judges laughing with his jokes.        ...
05:39, 08/22/2019

'Dancing with the Stars': Meet the Season 28 celebrities 'Dancing with the Stars' cast a wide net for Season 28, revealing competitors known for acting, music, sports and politics.        ...
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

Gmail AI will automatically correct your spelling slip-ups Google Docs' AI corrections are spreading to Gmail. Google is rolling out a feature in G Suite that will autocorrect "common" spelling errors while you write Gmail messages. It won't catch every mistake, but it should save you the embarra...
05:39, 08/22/2019

‘Telling Lies’ is bigger, but not better, than 'Her Story' In Her Story, developer Sam Barlow did a rare thing: He created a new video game format. Four years later, he's made Telling Lies, which releases on August 23rd. It's a game with almost identical gameplay -- centered simply on typing searc...
05:39, 08/22/2019

NYC eateries don’t want to let go of banned CBD products Last month, the city’s Health Department forced 15 eateries to destroy food and drinks infused with cannabidiol, or CBD, which doesn’t get you high but is said to relieve pain and anxiety....
06:00, 08/22/2019

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast Target raised its annual profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results as higher investments to remodel stores and beef up digital business drew in more shoppers, sending shares up nearly 15 percent. The retailer...
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

New images of the Titanic show ‘shocking’ decay Rose would be so disappointed. For the first time in nearly 15 years, footage has been captured by humans showing the wreck of the Titanic — and things aren’t looking good for the legendary ship. “Titanic is returning to nature,” said Par...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Bungee cord snaps as Florida amusement park ride prepares to launch Freaked-out amusement park riders say they “dodged death” when a bungee cord attached to a ride in Florida broke moments before they were launched into the air. Footage of the scare was captured Saturday night at Cobra Beach Adventure Par...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash with police over response to subway mob attack HONG KONG – Thousands of jeering Hong Kong residents held a raucous anti-government protest on Wednesday at a suburban subway station that was attacked by a mob last month, angry that nobody has yet been prosecuted for the violence. Some masked...
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

Carlos Vela Crumples Up San Jose Earthquakes, Drops Them In Waste Basket, Pees In Waste Basket, Lights It On Fire, Hurls It Into Volcano Carlos Vela is MLS’s top goal scorer this season, and is tied for second in assists, and a person doesn’t get to those positions in a professional league without being either a FIFA 19 creation or just comprehensively superior to 99 percent of the ot...
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

Samsung’s foldable phone ideas keep coming, even though the Galaxy Fold still isn’t out For those of you waiting for Samsung to finally make good on its promise as of a few weeks ago that its embarrassing Galaxy Fold design flubs have been fixed and that the phone will finally be released in September — well, keep waiting. We stil...
06:26, 08/22/2019

iOS 13 public beta 7 now available to download The iOS 13 beta release schedule has been a bit of a roller coaster, but with September fast approaching, Apple only has a few more weeks to work on the software before it goes live. Of course, the significance of the tweaks and bug fixes in recent b...
06:26, 08/22/2019

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read More...
06:52, 08/22/2019

Amazon Forecast hits general availability Amazon Forecast, a fully managed service that uses AI and machine learning to deliver highly accurate forecasts, is now generally available.Read More...
06:52, 08/22/2019

Sindhu, Saina And Srikanth Advance In Badminton World Championships PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won their respective matches in World Championships on Wednesday to advance to the next stage in the tournament....
07:13, 08/22/2019

YouTube bans robot-battle videos citing ‘animal cruelty’ Robots aren’t alive — yet — but that didn’t stop YouTube AI from trying to protect its own kind from so-called “animal cruelty.” On Monday, robot enthusiasts on YouTube reported that their videos featuring robots fighting each...
07:39, 08/22/2019

Facebook rolls out tool that could block those creepy targeted ads on your feed SAN FRANCISCO — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites ...
07:39, 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

Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest migrant standoff Two charities running rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea have said Italy has ignored requests to allow their ship to bring 356 migrants ashore, exposing Europe's latest failure to deal with African migration....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony' Some of Hong Kong's biggest banks published full-page newspaper advertisements on Thursday calling for the preservation of law and order in the Chinese territory and condemning violence, as weeks of pro-democracy protests show no sign of abating....
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

Why Kevin Gilbride expects an Eli Manning resurgence Former Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride wouldn’t have opted out of retirement if he hadn’t been confident in his new venture. Gilbride left the Giants in 2014 after three years as the quarterbacks coach and seven years as the offensive coo...
08:26, 08/22/2019

Deivi Garcia officially auditioning for Yankees roster OAKLAND, Calif. — The announcement Wednesday the Yankees’ top prospect, Deivi Garcia, was being moved from the rotation at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to the bullpen full-time could lead to the right-hander arriving in The Bronx when rosters expan...
08:26, 08/22/2019

New U.S.-Mexico deal avoids tariffs on tomatoes The United States and Mexico have reached a deal to avoid a 25 percent tariff on imports of Mexican tomatoes, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced Wednesday....
08:26, 08/22/2019

New York sues EPA over GE's Hudson River PCB cleanup New York sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, accusing the agency of prematurely allowing General Electric Co to stop clearing the Hudson River of PCB contamination before the cleanup was finished....
09:13, 08/22/2019

Recreational cocaine use approved for two people in landmark decision in Mexico An anti-crime group hopes the decision will push authorities to put more resources towards the prevention of violent crimes.        ...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Wildfire forces large-scale evacuations of residents on Gran Canaria Around 2,000 residents have been moved from their homes on the Spanish island of Gran Canaria because of a new wildfire.        ...
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

Boxing up-and-comer Blair Cobbs learned sport in Mexico after family fled United States Blair Cobbs, an unbeaten boxer, learned the sport in Mexico after fleeing there with his on-the-run father. He's now a boxing up-and-comer.       ...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. still plans to drive Xfinity race at Darlington despite recent plane crash Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his "lower back is bruised up real bad" from Thursday's plane crash, but he's getting it treated so he can still race.       ...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Hundreds of thousands of Africans were enslaved in America. Wanda Tucker believes her relatives were the first Wanda Tucker knew when she arrived in Angola, the void she felt was bigger than any one ancestor. It was of an entire people missing its past.        ...
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

How an accidental encounter brought slavery to the United States Slavery's arrival in the United States happened by accident, but its arrival created a thriving tobacco industry and fueled the Industrial Revolution.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

Slavery's explosive growth, in charts: How '20 and odd' became millions A twist of fate brought the first recorded enslaved Africans to Virginia in 1619. We trace the origins of this shameful era of American history.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019

'Traumatizing': Police hunt gunman after 4 students shot near Clark Atlanta University before classes start Police searched for a shooter Wednesday after four college students were wounded when a gunman opened fire near Clark Atlanta University.        ...
09:39, 08/22/2019