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Treasury: Federal gov't has spent record $3.7T, widened deficit A new U.S. Treasury Department report says the federal government has spent a record $3.7 trillion so far this year -- the most it's used over the first 10 months of a U.S. fiscal year since the Great Recession....
03:00, 08/15/2019

IRS can now revoke U.S. passports over back taxes The Internal Revenue Service has instituted changes that enables the U.S. State Department to revoke American travelers' passports if they owe a substantial amount of back taxes....
03:00, 08/15/2019

FAA prohibits some Apple laptops from U.S. flights over fire risk Federal flight regulators have added certain Apple laptops to the "no fly" list of banned items on U.S. flights, because of a risk their batteries could catch fire....
03:00, 08/15/2019

Apple issues statement on ‘locking’ third-party battery replacements It’s no secret that Apple has historically made it extremely challenging for iPhone owners to open up their devices and replace components, a stance which certainly explains the company’s affinity for pentalobe screws. From Apple’s ...
03:00, 08/15/2019

We might finally know the exact names Apple is using for its iPhone 11 lineup Only about a month separates us from Apple’s iPhone press conference, where the company will unveil three new devices, part of the iPhone 11 family. We’ve been using the iPhone 11 moniker for these devices for months now, not knowing what...
03:00, 08/15/2019

AFLW star Tayla Harris extends unbeaten professional boxing record Harris scores second-round TKO over Renee GartnerTim Tszyu defeats Dwight Ritchie in main eventTayla Harris produced a decisive second-round onslaught and showed more ruthlessness to extend her unbeaten professional boxing record to six fights on Wed...
03:26, 08/15/2019

Facebook's crackdown on dangerous content in groups could backfire, experts say Critics say ‘proactive’ approach could make questionable content harder to detectFacebook is changing its rules on private groups amid growing criticism that some closed communities on the platform are uniting extremists and spreading fake news.The c...
03:26, 08/15/2019

'ADRIAN!' - Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp mimics Rocky after goalkeeper's Super Cup penalty shootout heroics Having watched new signing Adrian save the decisive spot-kick in the Uefa Super Cup penalty shootout victory over Chelsea, Jurgen Klopp simply couldn't contain his emotions....
03:52, 08/15/2019

Avoid Plagiarism With Google's New Assignments Tool Google is making it easier for teachers to crack down on cheaters this year, as well as for students to make sure they’re not accidentally copying someone else’s work....
03:52, 08/15/2019

How to Drink Your Way Through Your Summer Berry Haul If you’ve ever gone berry picking, you know how it easy it is to pick an insane amount of berries. Each plump piece of fruit begs to be pulled from the vine, and before you know it you have flats full of fruit and big plans. But then you get home, an...
03:52, 08/15/2019

No, That Email About the Apple Card Wasn't a Phishing Attempt Whenever you receive an email that’s allegedly from a company, but it’s asking you to click a link and confirm some piece of information said company should already be very familiar with, you have every right to be skeptical. In fact, you should be v...
03:52, 08/15/2019

When Is It Okay to Tell Someone They're Doing Something Wrong in the Gym? Here’s a topic that generated some spirited discussion in our call for gym etiquette questions: when is it okay to tell someone they’re exercising wrong?...
03:52, 08/15/2019

Should You Add Ranch Seasoning to Cacio e Pepe? People being mad about Italian food online (and in my home) is one of my favorite forms of content. It’s a righteous anger, a pure anger, an anger I (usually) have to experience vicariously through my Italian-American boyfriend. But even I, a person ...
03:52, 08/15/2019

Novel “invisibility cloaks” for water waves leave no telltale wakes or drag Enlarge / Hydrodynamic "invisibility cloaks" would hide objects from fluid flows and surface waves so that no wake is visible. (credit: J. Park et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. (2019)) Two separate teams of scientists have devised novel hydrodynamic "invis...
03:52, 08/15/2019

WeWork warns it may have violated the Securities Act when its CEO gave interviews in May CEO Adam Neumann gave interviews to Business Insider and Axios in May, just months before WeWork's S-1 became public, which may violate the SEC's quiet period rules....
03:52, 08/15/2019

Meeting a Russian Scientist? He Might Need to Report on You Russia’s government is trying to put Soviet-style restrictions on scientists’ contact with foreign peers, requiring them to ask permission and report back on meetings....
04:13, 08/15/2019

Iran Arrests British-Iranian Academic Amid Tanker Standoff With U.K. An acclaimed British-Iranian academic was detained just as the two countries appeared to be settling their standoff over an Iranian tanker seized in Gibraltar....
04:13, 08/15/2019

He Gave a Bike to a Refugee Girl. 24 Years Later, She Got to Thank Him. Mevan Babakar was a 5-year-old refugee in the Netherlands when she received a present that changed her life. Social media helped her find the man who gave it....
04:13, 08/15/2019

Oru’s new foldable kayak weighs under 20 lbs and assembles in just 2 minutes California-based kayak maker Oru has built a great brand on the strength of its origami-inspired folding kayaks, and now it’s launching its lightest and most portable model yet with a new Kickstarter project. The Oru Inlet miraculously packs up...
04:13, 08/15/2019

Mystics use 29-8 4th quarter to beat Storm 88-59 Aerial Powers led six Washington players in double figures with 16 points and the Mystics beat the Seattle Storm 88-59       ...
04:39, 08/15/2019

King's court: LeBron dedicates court at his hometown school LeBron James dedicates outdoor basketball court at school he founded for underprivileged children in his hometown       ...
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Derek Jeter’s sad endorsement of Marlins’ Don Mattingly MIAMI — His club seemingly headed to a second consecutive last-place finish in the NL East, Miami Marlins CEO Derek Jeter isn’t ready to disclose whether manager Don Mattingly will return next season. “There hasn’t been a decision y...
04:39, 08/15/2019

Man dead after taco-eating contest at minor league game RESNO, Calif. — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresn...
04:39, 08/15/2019

CC Sabathia will return to Yankees in time for a familiar foe CC Sabathia will come off the injured list on Sunday and start at Yankee Stadium against the Indians — the team with which he began his career in 2001. The 39-year-old lefty has been on the IL with an inflamed right knee since July 28, one day after ...
04:39, 08/15/2019

How Luis Severino’s return to Yankees can be game-changing Luis Severino played catch in shallow right field with catching instructor Jason Brown as pitching coach Larry Rothschild locked in on every throw. The Yankee Stadium stands were empty and first pitch was still three hours away, but since that first ...
04:39, 08/15/2019

Soul Searching Among Hong Kong Protesters After Chaos at Airport After violent scenes on Tuesday, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one social post read....
04:39, 08/15/2019

Good Boys review – gleefully bad-taste tween comedy When a gang of goofy boys are invited to a spin-the-bottle party, their research into the mysteries of kissing goes horribly wrongSome massive laughs, a huge Stephen Merchant cameo and the most impressive school play on film since Wes Anderson’s Rush...
04:39, 08/15/2019

Pop! Goes the Uber Things haven’t been going so hot for Uber, which is burning through billions of dollars a year with no fleet of driverless taxis in sight to stop it. Now, the party is really over: According to a report in Crunchbase News, Uber has decided to stop bu...
04:39, 08/15/2019

At least 6 Philadelphia officers wounded in shootout; police warn of active scene A dramatic shootout in Philadelphia stretched on for hours into the night Wednesday as six officers were shot -- and two officers and three hostages were later freed, apparently unhurt....
05:00, 08/15/2019

20 country-rap songs that preceded ‘Old Town Road’ From "Wild Wild West" to "Dirt Road Anthem," 24/7 Tempo has identified 20 country rap songs that preceded Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road.”        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

BH90210 Takes an Unexpected Dark Turn Just when we thought we knew what was going on with this show, we found out we sure didn't. The second episode of BH90210 found the former castmates reuniting first for a court date......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Todd Chrisley's Son Kyle Reveals They're No Longer Estranged and Offers Support Amid Indictment Todd Chrisley has found an unlikely support in his formerly estranged son, Kyle Chrisley. Despite years of conflict between the Chrisley patriarch and the 27-year-old, the pair have......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Kylie Jenner's European Getaway With Travis Scott and Stormi Continues in France On to the next! Kylie Jenner is moving her vacation from Italy to France. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, who has been on a European getaway with beau Travis Scott and daughter......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Rihanna's Mom Joins Her and Boyfriend Hassan Jameel on Date Night Family night out! Rihanna, her billionaire boyfriend Hassan Jameel, her mother Monica Braithwaite and one of the singer's brothers stepped out together for a dinner at the new Mason......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Why Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's Feud Might Be Back On Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's feud might've been reignited this week. The "Bang Bang" artist and the "I Like It" rapper, who have a long history of tension between......
05:26, 08/15/2019

FCA extends 3rd shift at Ontario minivan plant until end of year FCA in March said it would end the third shift at the Windsor plant on Sept. 30 amid sluggish North American sales for the Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans it builds. The automaker has now extended the shift's life two times since t...
05:26, 08/15/2019

FDA faces deadline on adding graphic labels to cigarette packs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
05:26, 08/15/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Nurse practitioners fight for more freedom Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
05:26, 08/15/2019

Fabulous at 53: Happy Birthday Halle Berry! You're looking fit and fine at 53, Halle Berry! Born in Cleveland, the multitalented, Oscar-winning actress celebrates her birthday on Aug. 14.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

Bam Margera arrested for trespassing days after social media plea for Dr. Phil's help About a week after reportedly pleading for help from Dr. Phil on Instagram, "Jackass" star Bam Margera was arrested for trespassing.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

Don Lemon sued for allegedly assaulting New York bartender, 'categorically denies' claims CNN’s Don Lemon is denying accusations from a former Hamptons bartender who accused the television host of assaulting him at a New York bar last year.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

'13 Reasons Why' trailer asks who killed Bryce Walker When it premiered in 2017, Netflix's "13 Reasons Why" drew headlines for its unflinching modernization of the whodunnit trope: Who bullied and abused high-schooler Hannah so much that she died by suicide? The answer was nuanced and complicated as it ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

Border agent who called migrants 'subhuman' pleads guilty to intentionally running over migrant U.S. Border Patrol Agent Matthew Bowen pleaded guilty to running over a Guatemalan migrant with his patrol vehicle in December 2017.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

Safety in the Stock Market Is Getting Expensive Investors have turned toward safe-haven stocks amid a market selloff, including utilities, real-estate and consumer-staple shares. But gains across those sectors have pushed price-to-earnings ratios higher....
06:13, 08/15/2019

How Five Money Managers Are Playing Swings in the Market U.S. stocks have been increasingly volatile lately, with the S&P 500 rising or falling by more than 1% almost every day in the past few weeks. Here’s how some large money managers are playing the market....
06:13, 08/15/2019

Oil Tumbles on Renewed Demand Worries Oil prices slid, falling alongside stocks and other risky assets, after downbeat economic news from China and Germany fueled fresh worries about a slowdown in global growth....
06:13, 08/15/2019

ATM Transactions Failed Due To Technical Reasons Won't Be Counted: RBI ATM rules: The RBI said it has come to its notice that transactions that have failed due to technical reasons or non-availability of cash in the ATM are also included in the free ATM transactions in a......
06:13, 08/15/2019

| WATCH | The 'gift' of Tunisia's delicate date palm drink As soon as the sun is up, people in southern Tunisia rush out to buy a glass or bottle of legmi, a coveted date palm drink that is too delicate to be sold far from the oasis....
06:13, 08/15/2019

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz says Joshua rematch will be brought back to the United States, Khan urges Brook to retire Andy Ruiz Jnr doesn't plan on going to Saudi Arabia anytime soon, and Amir Khan believes Kell Brook is finished as a world-class fighter The post Boxing News at Five: Ruiz says Joshua rematch will be brought back to the United States, Khan urges Broo...
06:39, 08/15/2019

CBP seizes drugs and arrests three at Port of San Luis TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested three people for trying to smuggle heroin and meth at the Port of San Luis. The first incident happened Friday, according to officials. Agents arrested two 23-year-old women from Pho...
06:39, 08/15/2019

UA invents eyewear to help legally blind see TUCSON- A high-tech eyewear system developed by the University of Arizona is helping people who are legally blind or have impaired eyesight– see. Hong Hua, a professor of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona, and her team, developed th...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Community honors heroes on Navajo Code Talkers Day PHOENIX (KPNX) – On July 28 1982, President Ronald Reagan designated August 14 as Navajo Code Talkers Day. Reagan called it a day dedicated to “all members of the Navajo Nation and to all Native Americans who gave their special talents an...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Tucson BP gets shout out from White House after arresting convicted child abuser TUCSON – Tucson sector Border Patrol received some national spotlight Wednesday afternoon after the White House acknowledged the agents for Monday’s apprehension of a convicted child abuser. US Customs and Border Protection According to U...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Rollover crash causes significant delays on northwest side TUCSON – A rollover restricted a northwest side intersection Wednesday afternoon. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, the crash occurred near Rancho Vistoso Boulevard and Oracle Road. Authorities have not released the severity of the injur...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Hiker rescued amid recent high temperatures TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is reminding the community to take caution when temperatures are elevated. The department said search and rescue crews rescued a hiker in northeast Tucson, near Tanque Verde Ranch Tuesday afternoon. A hiker w...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Off-duty NYPD officer found dead in Queens, force's ninth suicide this year A veteran officer with the New York Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, becoming the ninth officer this year to commit suicide....
06:39, 08/15/2019

FAA tells airlines MacBook Pros with defective batteries can’t fly The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) The Federal Aviation Administration has banned certain 15-inch MacBook Pros with potentially defective batteries from US flights. The move, which follows Apple's June recall announcem...
06:39, 08/15/2019

MLB roundup: Pujols passes Beltre in Angels' win Albert Pujols drove in three runs, and Dillon Peters pitched six solid innings to help the Los Angeles Angels post a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday in the finale of a three-game series in Anaheim, Calif....
07:00, 08/15/2019

NFL notebook: Jay-Z defends NFL deal, talks Kaepernick Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter defended the entertainment deal his company, Roc Nation, made with the NFL this week during a press conference with commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday in New York amid criticism that the deal contradicts Carter's support of ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

Harry Reid: I wish Al Franken would run again Former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said he wants to see former Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) return to public office after being forced out of Congress over allegations of sexual impropriety roughly one and a half years ago. “I wish he would,” Re...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Federal Monitor Finds Problems With PG&E Tree-Trimming Program A federal court monitor overseeing PG&E’s probation has uncovered serious problems with the company’s effort to trim trees to reduce the risk they will hit nearby power lines and spark wildfires....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Peru: Indigenous governor sentenced to prison for anti-mining protests Walter Aduviri was sentenced in connection to anti-mining protests that turned deadly in 2011. The indigenous Aymara have long fought against the state over mining projects in the mineral-rich Puno region....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Opinion: Football needs more women like Stephanie Frappart Football, a man's game? For decades people said it. But women have been helping to shape the sport for ages. Now, Joscha Weber argues, it's time for this to become more apparent with people like Stephanie Frappart....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but he may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her example, writes DW's Felix Steiner....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Scientists say atmosphere carrying microplastics to the Arctic Microscopic particles of plastic are entering the atmosphere and being dumped by snow, new research found. The study raises questions about the amount of microplastics humans and wildlife are inhaling....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Russia's nuclear-powered cruise missile, fact or fiction? An explosion at a Russian military facility caused a spike in radiation levels. Some believe the incident occurred during the test of a new nuclear-powered cruise missile. What do we know about this weapon? ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Opinion: German slowdown is a warning signal There's no denying anymore that Germany's economy is slowing. Yet, this isn't the time for stop-gap measures, says DW's Henrik Böhme. Instead, he argues, sober-minded decisions by both politics and businesses are needed....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist is set to sail across the Atlantic in a climate-neutral yacht....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Dead Baby Burial Vessels, Or Catchers Of The Rain? You Decide Hundreds more 1,100-year-old dead babies and infants have been unearthed in Laos, which a new paper says greatly expands archaeologists understanding of how ancient cultures lived and died, on Laos. ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Our Cosmic Ancestry in the Stars: The Deepest Questions Where have we come from? Where are we going? What are we here for? Is life unique to this rocky planet we call Earth? ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Lonzo Ball told LaVar Ball that Big Baller Brand is 'demolished' LaVar Ball insists that Big Baller Brand is still a thing. Lonzo Ball, however, does not appear to be in denial about BBB's situation.       ...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Hittin' season: Harper, Phils pound Cubs in Manuel's return J.T. Realmuto hit a grand slam, Bryce Harper went deep twice and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Charlie Manuel's first game as hitting coach, ruining Cole Hamels' return home       ...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Giants’ Golden Tate deserves empathy and punishment Golden Tate stood in the Giants fieldhouse and took his medicine like a man, a look of pain on his face as he offered his mea culpa. “The tough thing I am dealing with is I’m letting down a lot of people,” he said softly. “My family, the guys in the ...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Mickey Callaway’s curious decision dooms Mets ATLANTA — Steven Matz’s best road start of the season carried the Mets into the seventh inning Wednesday night and then all hell broke loose. First, manager Mickey Callaway removed the left-hander at 79 pitches — after allowing him to bat in the prev...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Matt Harvey agrees to minor-league deal with A’s Matt Harvey is getting another shot. The former Mets star agreed to a minor-league deal with the Athletics on Wednesday, according to MLB Network, setting up a reunion with former Mets GM and now-Oakland senior adviser Sandy Alderson. Harvey was rele...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Celebrity event guru Colin Cowie’s old condo to hit market The former home of celebrity wedding planner Colin Cowie at 12 E. 12th St. will soon hit the market for $12.49 million. In March, Page Six reported that Cowie, who’s planned events for Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Lopez and Kim Kardashian, proposed to his...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Out Now in India Leonardo DiCaprio. Brad Pitt. Margot Robbie. They are part of the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, which is out now in cinemas across India....
08:13, 08/15/2019

Realme 5 Spotted on Geekbench Ahead of Formal Launch Realme 5 has surfaced on Geekbench with model number RMX1911. An NBTC certification also spotted that suggests a relationship between the Realme 5 name and model number RMX1911....
08:13, 08/15/2019

Coppola defends killing water buffalo in 'Apocalypse Now': 'That was the way they do it' For its 40th anniversary, Francis Ford Coppola has recut "Apocalypse Now," and shared Monday why a water buffalo was stabbed to death for the film.        ...
08:13, 08/15/2019

Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is now a director – of porn film 'Her & Him' Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is making her directorial debut — on Pornhub. "Her & Him" tells the Romeo and Juliet-like story of star-crossed lovers.        ...
08:13, 08/15/2019

Bahrain signs agreement for Patriot missile system, U.S. negotiating details of deal Bahrain signed a contract to purchase the Patriot missile defense system, Raytheon announced, marking the start of contract negotiations with the U.S. government on the number of systems and missiles to be sold....
08:39, 08/15/2019

Gym Goers Slightly Inconvenienced By Car Crashing Into Lap Pool Seattle station KOMO News reports that a car crashed through the glass wall of a local LA Fitness pool this week, miraculously missing the three swimmers in the water at the time. The people in the pool area swam over to help, the report said, and m...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Chips and cheese: Google's latest doodle honors Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos On Thursday, Google paid tribute to Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos, who was born on this day 124 years ago.       ...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Strong typhoon crosses southwest Japan; 11 injured A powerful typhoon is lashing southwestern Japan with massive rain and strong winds, injuring at least 11 people and paralyzing traffic during Japan’s Buddhist holiday week...
09:26, 08/15/2019

Capital One hacker suspected to have stolen data from 30 other companies The hacker involved in the Capital One data breach may have broken into more than 30 other companies, according to a fresh petition filed by federal prosecutors on August 13. The filing didn’t disclose the companies targeted by the cyber-thief, but s...
09:26, 08/15/2019

Scaramucci predicts 'demagogue' Trump will not be Republican nominee in 2020 Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci offered a prediction Wednesday night that President Trump "will not" be the Republican nominee in 2020. ...
09:52, 08/15/2019

Sanford points to Labor Day decision on primary challenge to Trump Mark Sanford says he should decide by around Labor Day if he’s going to mount what he admitted would be “a long-shot” GOP primary bid against President Trump. “I gave myself a month and I’m running up on that deadline,” Sanford said Wednesday as he s...
09:52, 08/15/2019

What ASAP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict in Sweden Means for the Rapper Rapper ASAP Rocky was found guilty of assault in Sweden on Wednesday, but received a suspended sentence that makes him unlikely to serve additional time....
09:52, 08/15/2019

Thomas scores 18 points, Sun defeat Mercury 78-71 Jasmine Thomas scored 18 points and the Connecticut Sun held off the Phoenix Mercury 78-71 on Wednesday night after giving up almost all of a 20-point lead       ...
10:13, 08/15/2019

Scientists finding new ways to fight plastic waste National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientist Gregg Beckham is an avid scuba diver. So he's seen the problem of plastics in the world's oceans firsthand. ...
10:13, 08/15/2019

How to use Robocopy to back up all your data in Windows 10: Commands and examples If you're looking for a little extra peace of mind, double down on your data backups. This simple Robocopy script leverages a few useful switches to make the task convenient and efficient....
10:13, 08/15/2019

Triathlon changes add to Tokyo 2020's heat headache The International Triathlon Union's decision to reduce the distance of the run segment in Thursday's women's Olympics qualifying event because of heat concerns is the latest setback for Tokyo 2020 organisers battling extreme temperatures....
10:39, 08/15/2019

China raises pollution violations at Minmetals rare earth unit: Xinhua State-owned China Minmetals has failed to rectify a series of pollution offences at its rare earth production unit despite being ordered to do so, the Xinhua news agency reported on Thursday, citing the environment ministry....
11:00, 08/15/2019

Anchors away: Teen eco-activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for UN conference on zero-carbon boat Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg began her zero-carbon voyage to the United States today for the UN Climate Conference.        ...
11:26, 08/15/2019

Liverpool 'back on our perch' after eclipsing Man Utd trophy record Liverpool celebrated Uefa Super Cup success on Wednesday night after a shootout victory over Chelsea saw them claim their first silverware of the season....
11:26, 08/15/2019

Labour bloc plans 'radical' move to push through Brexit deal Call for ‘dramatic intervention’ to thwart no-deal Brexit by passing withdrawal agreementLabour MPs opposed to a second referendum are considering a “radical and dramatic intervention” to make clear to Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson they are prepare...
11:52, 08/15/2019

US moves to block release of Iranian vessel in Gibraltar Court decision on fate of Grace 1, which was seized by UK Royal Marines, due on ThursdayThe US has applied to seize an Iranian tanker in Gibraltar commandeered by British Royal Marines in the Mediterranean last month, a judge has told a court in Gibr...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Man dies after taco-eating contest in California Fresno Grizzlies ‘devastated to learn’ of Dana Hutchings’ death following event at minor-league baseball gameA man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday.Dana Hu...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Trump foolishly thinks gold standard will usher in a golden age The president’s nominee for the Fed believes pegged exchange rates will fix the US trade deficit. Not soThere are now scores of efforts to psychoanalyse the US president Donald Trump’s nomination of Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve board. Some emp...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Stacey Abrams is fighting voter suppression – but how widespread is it? Ten states – all with Republican-controlled legislatures – have strict voter ID laws in placeThe former lawmaker Stacey Abrams – who energized Democrats in Georgia with her near-miss run for governor there – said this week that she would not enter th...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Justin Trudeau violated law by urging that case be dropped – watchdog Report describes PM’s ‘flagrant attempts to influence’ Canadian attorney generalCanadian prime minister Justin Trudeau violated the country’s ethics laws when he urged his attorney general not to prosecute an engineering company in a conflict of inte...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Japanese urged not to see rare fish as omen of earthquakes Theory linking seismic activity and appearance of rare oarfish fails to hold waterPeople in Japan hoping to predict the next big earthquake should ignore mysterious deep-sea fish after experts said rare sightings of the creatures on the country’s bea...
11:52, 08/15/2019

How the 'neithers' could decide Northern Ireland's political fate Fifty years after the tribalism of the Troubles, the ‘non-aligned’ are likely to determine the outcome of any referendum on unification with the Republic of IrelandWhen the British army was deployed in Northern Ireland 50 years ago, Anthony Kennedy w...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Can the American West Be Saved? Two new books — Anthony McCann’s “Shadowlands” and Christopher Ketcham’s “This Land” — explore the forces shrinking the open expanse and destroying unbridled nature out West....
12:13, 08/15/2019

Man spends $1,000 buying groceries for unsuspecting strangers at Arkansas Kroger store (KARK)  A man determined to pay it forward surprised customers at a Maumelle, Arkansas Kroger Sunday. The man asked the store manager if he could remain anonymous but pay for groceries of customers who may need a helping hand. So he handed store mana...
12:13, 08/15/2019

You Can Now Go Fishing In Black Ops 4's Battle Royale Mode, But It's Dangerous Thanks to an update last week Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 now lets you fish in its Blackout battle royale mode. You fish for items, not fish, and, if you’re lucky you can reel in some powerful guns....
12:13, 08/15/2019

No Man's Sky Beyond Makes A Great First Impression, Except For The Bugs No Man’s Sky’s Beyond update has the same pull for all the checklist and spreadsheet lovers out there as it always has, with a lot less of the frustration....
12:13, 08/15/2019

| WATCH | Playing god: Japan temple puts faith in robot priest A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion - despite critics comparing the android to "Frankenstein's monster"....
12:39, 08/15/2019

| Epstein death: two prison guards put on leave, warden reassigned The warden of the high-security New York prison where convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein apparently committed suicide has been temporarily reassigned and two guards put on leave, the Justice Department has said....
12:39, 08/15/2019

| March against Bolsonaro | Epstein death: WATCH the top world news videos for today Brazil tribal women protest Bolsonaro's 'genocidal policies' | Epstein death shifts focus to conspirators, will; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
12:39, 08/15/2019

| Blockade, beating, pepper spray on second day of Hong Kong airport chaos Chaos has gripped Hong Kong's airport for a second day as pro-democracy protesters staged a disruptive sit-in that paralysed hundreds of flights, saw police fire pepper spray, and a mainland journalist beaten....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to remain incognito, as he racked up more than $17,000 in parking tickets, traffic violations and E-ZPas...
12:39, 08/15/2019

Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen's playlist for the army The new president of the European Commission's musical wishes are the German army's command. As a military tattoo honors the outgoing minister of defense, here's what the three songs she picked reveal about her....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Wildfires wreak havoc from France to Greece With EU air support, nearly 400 firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze on the Greek island of Evia. In France, more than 500 firefighters are battling a blaze that has destroyed 900 hectares of pine forest....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Amazon faces online backlash in China for T-shirts with Hong Kong democracy slogans Chinese social media users directed their fury at online retailer Amazon.com on Thursday, after discovering T-shirts on its website sporting slogans that support anti-government protesters in Hong Kong....
12:39, 08/15/2019

'Smart' clothing can boost wearable tech: Singapore researchers Researchers in Singapore have invented 'smart' clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Uganda's cash-strapped cops spend $126 million on CCTV from Huawei A forest of slender white poles topped with dark, unblinking eyes is quietly sprouting on the rubbish-strewn, potholed street corners of the Ugandan capital....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Online spending splurge helps UK retail sales grow unexpectedly in July British retail sales edged up unexpectedly in July, helped by the strongest growth in online spending in three years, suggesting consumers continued to support the economy ahead of the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Lenovo warns of price hikes to absorb U.S. tariffs, shares slide China's Lenovo Group, the world's largest PC maker, warned it will have to raise product prices if U.S. tariffs increase, sending its shares tumbling 6.5% to two-month lows....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Tariffs, China sales weigh on Cisco outlook, shares slide Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday that impending U.S. tariffs and Chinese customers shunning the networking company's gear were weighing on its business, and it forecast sales and profit below Wall Street targets....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Microsoft's latest privacy policy says vendors listen to voice data Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday it updated its privacy policy to let customers know that it had been collecting voice data of its users with the help of employees and contractors....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Irish regulator queries Facebook on transcription of users' audio The lead regulator of Facebook Inc in the European Union is seeking information on how the company handled data during the manual transcription of users' audio recordings, Ireland's Data Protection Commission said on Wednesday....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Officer appears to draw weapon after protesters beat him Video taken by the Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird appears to show an officer pull a weapon on protesters who were assaulting him during demonstrations at Hong Kong's international airport....
13:00, 08/15/2019

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport....
13:00, 08/15/2019

Heavy metal band Metallica donates 250,000 euros for Romanian pediatric hospital American heavy metal band Metallica has donated 250,000 euros to a Romanian association building the country's first pediatric oncology hospital, they said on Wednesday....
13:26, 08/15/2019

Nearly-new buying guide: Skoda Octavia Octavia prioritises easy-going refinement over sportiness The dependably bulletproof Octavia is renowned for being excellent value, and nearly new examples are the most accessible As a used car, the Octavia hatchback lives up to Skoda’s reputatio...
13:26, 08/15/2019

Trump Weighs Action on Gun Control. But It’s Still a Theoretical Discussion. The president is facing pushback from gun rights advocates and some of his advisers. But he could follow his pattern of abruptly dropping the idea of doing something after talking about it for weeks....
13:52, 08/15/2019

|7take-awaysfromthePICinquiry The commission was led by Justice Lex Mpati and assisted by former Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus and veteran stock broker Emmanuel Lediga. They will prepare a final report for the president, to be submitted by October 31....
14:13, 08/15/2019

Sun Pharma In Rs 240-Crore Licensing Pact With IICT Hyderabad IICT Hyderabad: The deal is for patents related to certain compounds with potential therapeutic activity across multiple indications in Sun Pharma's specialty focus areas, the Mumbai-based......
14:13, 08/15/2019

Bears Prey On Most Asian Currencies As Growth Fears Rage On: Poll Investors switched to go short on Indonesia's rupiah, the Indian rupee, Malaysia's ringgit and the Philippine peso, according to a poll of 13 respondents....
14:13, 08/15/2019

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters."...
14:39, 08/15/2019

California mother sues Los Angeles school district, alleging son suffered brain damage after bullying attack A California mother is suing a Los Angeles school district, alleging that her son's middle school didn't do enough to protect him from being bullied.        ...
14:39, 08/15/2019

Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Which cars have it and which ones are getting it? Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have sparked significant tech upgrades in cars, but most models require a USB connection.       ...
14:39, 08/15/2019

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

Chelsea Women vs Tottenham Women: London derby will build on World Cup effect, says England star Fran Kirby England Lioness Lioness Fran Kirby says a showcase clash between Chelsea and Tottenham is a "massive opportunity to build on the World Cup effect" and get more girls involved in grassroots football....
15:26, 08/15/2019

Pakistan observes 'Black Day' over Kashmir with march by militant group Pakistan observed a 'Black Day' on Thursday to coincide with India's Independence Day celebrations, as one of the main militant groups fighting Indian rule in Kashmir led a protest through Pakistan's part of the disputed region....
15:27, 08/15/2019

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the latest Democratic presidential candidate to call for action after a racially motivated massacre in Texas...
15:27, 08/15/2019

WeWork files for IPO, shows $900 million loss in first half of year WeWork joined the ranks of Uber and other money-losing startups Wednesday when it revealed it’s bleeding cash ahead of an IPO. The parent company of WeWork, the $47 billion landlord for upscale co-working spaces, filed for its long-awaited initial pu...
15:27, 08/15/2019

Efficiency Win! The Dalai Lama Has Announced That His Dentist’s 30-Year-Old Son Is The Reincarnation of Him And Should Just Take Over As Dalai Lama After He Dies One of the world’s greatest spiritual leaders just made an incredible proclamation that is bound to save tons of time and make Buddhists all over the world stand up and cheer: The Dalai Lama has announced that his dentist’s 30-year-old son is the rei...
15:52, 08/15/2019

Happy Birthday, Joe Jonas! Relive His Cutest Moments With Sophie Turner It's true, we're a "Sucker" for Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner! Ever since 2017, when the two were spotted together at the MTV EMAs, all eyes have been on the duo as they......
15:52, 08/15/2019

2019 Best of Summer Tournament: Vote for the TV Show You Couldn't Stop Watching It's time for another Best of Summer voting day! We're a little over halfway through our tournament with couple Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson, Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood......
15:52, 08/15/2019

Halsey's Boyfriend Yungblud Is "Very Fluid" About Sexuality Yungblud is an open book. As the cover star of Attitude's September issue, the 22-year-old singer held little back as he candidly spoke of sexuality, defying gender-based norms and......
15:52, 08/15/2019

Chinese military buildup near Hong Kong stoke fears of intrusion U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping to find a solution to ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, amid fears Beijing is preparing for a possible military intervention....
15:52, 08/15/2019

FCC chairman Ajit Pai wants to approve T-Mobile and Sprint merger U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai circulated a draft order that would approve the $26 billion tie-up of T-Mobile and Sprint.Read More...
16:13, 08/15/2019

Pete Buttigieg slams Trump administration over Cuccinelli comments South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg criticized the Trump administration for missing "the point" after the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Director made tweaks to the famous poem on the State of Liberty and said it was...
16:13, 08/15/2019

Who's the next undisputed junior featherweight champion? Three champions carry the four world titles in boxing's 122-pound division, but does Emanuel Navarrete, Danny Roman or Rey Vargas have what it takes to become the undisputed champion?...
16:13, 08/15/2019

Butcher credits BTCC racer-turned engineer Bushell for form British Touring Car Championship race winner Rory Butcher says his relationship with engineer Mike Bushell is "made in heaven", after the two partnered when Bushell's 2019 drive collapsed...
16:13, 08/15/2019

Trump clarifies 'personal meeting' tweet, suggests Xi should meet Hong Kong protesters Less than a day earlier, Trump appeared to propose that a "personal meeting" between himself and Xi could bring a speedy end to "the Hong Kong problem."...
16:39, 08/15/2019

No, a European-style health system isn’t the answer As candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination present their visions for “Medicare for all,” politicians on both sides of the aisle are increasingly looking to imitate Europe’s health systems to lower the cost of healthcare. But a European system w...
16:39, 08/15/2019

In U.K. Chicken Boxes, Drumsticks, Thighs and Tough Talk on Knife Crime Some British fried chicken outlets will offer boxes with warnings about knife crime, a hot-button political issue. Critics called the campaign wasteful and offensive....
16:39, 08/15/2019

The best cheap Fitbit sale prices and deals in August 2019 We've got you covered all the latest cheap Fitbit deals today with loads of sale prices compared at top retailers for every model still available. We'll tell you all about the standard Fitbits for adults and kids alike, along with the enhan...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Nikon Z6, Fujifilm X-T3, Canon EOS RP and others grab the gongs at the EISA Awards Many of the biggest photo players have scooped awards for their most recent products and innovations at this year's Expert Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) Awards.Each year, 55 journalists and editors from a raft of magazines and websites ac...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Capital One hack may have been bigger than thought The hacker behind the Capital One data breach may have also been responsible for attacks on multiple other companies, law forces have said.Paige Thompson may have stolen data from more than 30 other organisations, according to US officials investigat...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Recipe for the Ultimate Chicken-Salad Sandwich Colorado chef Caroline Glover has high standards when it comes to this lunchtime classic. Her fresh, unfussy version is the kind you could eat every day....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Russia wants to boost transparency with blockchain – are you kidding me? Russia, ruled by Vladimir Putin‘s arguably authoritarian regime, wants to leverage blockchain technology to host Moscow‘s administrative services and boost transparency. Essentially, the government is looking for a contractor to build an Ethereum-bas...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Letter From Jailed New Zealand Shooter Was Posted Online The white supremacist charged in the mosque attacks that killed 51 people was permitted to send letters to supporters, including one that was posted to a forum that has been a home for racist and violent views....
17:52, 08/15/2019

Judges Set to Rule on Cardinal George Pell's Child Sex-Abuse Appeal Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Vatican official ever to be jailed for child sexual abuse, could be freed next week if he wins his appeal against the conviction....
17:52, 08/15/2019

The Fiver | Sprinting in slo-mo and frolicking in the surf with Apollo Creed Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!After seeing his stand-in goalkeeper make the crucial penalty save to win a Super Pot on his first start for Liverpool, Jürgen Klopp couldn’t help but channel his inner Sly Stallone. “ADRIAN!” he roa...
17:52, 08/15/2019

How Hungary’s stars left their football mark with Olympic success | Jonathan Wilson In an extract from a new book Jonathan Wilson recalls the journey of Hungary’s Golden Squad, inspired by Ferenc Puskás, to glory in 1952It would be wrong to assume that Ferenc Puskás, just because he was cheery and relaxed, did not think about the ga...
17:52, 08/15/2019

Home remedies for relief from chickenpox symptoms There is no cure for chickenpox, but the infection usually clears up without treatment within a couple of weeks. In the meantime, people can use home remedies to ease the symptoms....
18:13, 08/15/2019

How do vaginal bacteria naturally protect against chlamydia? For the first time, scientists have reported how certain types of microbiome can help cells in the vagina and cervix defend against chlamydia infection....
18:13, 08/15/2019

Is it normal to have a veiny penis? Having a veiny penis is normal and indicates healthy blood flow. However, when unusual discharge or painful ejaculation also occur, it may point to an underlying health condition. Learn more here....
18:13, 08/15/2019

THE TELECOMS & TECHNOLOGY FORECAST BOOK 2019: How to navigate the quickly evolving mobile, communications, and technology space (AMZN, BABA, TCEHY, AAPL, GOOGL, SNAP, TMUS, UPS, S, VZ, ROKU, SSNLF, MSI) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. 5G is coming, and wireless networks are poised for transformation t...
18:13, 08/15/2019

Paper Round: Sanchez refuses to leave Manchester United "Alexis Sanchez will not budge, Victor Lindelof will get a new deal, Sead Kolasinac and Mesut Ozil could return to action, and Mario Balotelli makes a request."...
18:13, 08/15/2019

YouTube is helping African music acts go global, here's how Joseph Akinfenwa, aka Joeboy, is one of Nigeria's fast-rising music artists. The 22-year-old went from singing in his bathroom to topping music charts in Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Nigeria in the space of a few months....
18:39, 08/15/2019

Additional police presence at Marana HS after Snapchat threat resurfaces MARANA, Ariz. – Marana Unified School District issued a statement Thursday morning regarding a social media shooting threat. The district said they were contacted by Marana Police Department about a message that “resurfaced” on Snapchat stating “ther...
18:39, 08/15/2019

City, county officials celebrate completion of $19 million road project TUCSON – Tucson and Pima County officials will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday to celebrate the completion of the Valencia Road- Wilmot Road to Kolb Road improvement project. The ceremony will be from 9 to 10 a.m. at the southwest corner o...
18:39, 08/15/2019

Jennie Garth traces her path from Kelly Taylor to calling the shots If you're wondering why the lives of the stars of "Beverly Hills 90210" are such disasters on the follow-up series "BH90210," you have Jennie Garth to blame....
18:39, 08/15/2019

Pageants, Psychics & a "Crazy Italian Family!" Here's a First Look at E!'s Meet the Frasers Alexa Papigiotis and Matt Fraser are not your average small-town couple. "Dating a psychic with a crazy Italian family...is definitely not easy," confirms the 21-year-old......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Sophie Turner Calls Joe Jonas the "Best Thing That's Ever Happened to Me" in Birthday Tribute Happy birthday, Joe Jonas! The Jonas Brothers band member turned 30 on Thursday, and several of his famous family members celebrated his big day on social media. "Happy 30th......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath Ending After 3 Seasons It's the end of the line for Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath. Following three seasons--36 episodes--Leah Remini announced the series will close with a two-hour finale on......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Sleater-Kinney: The Centre Won't Hold review | Ben Beaumont-Thomas's album of the week (Mom + Pop)Drummer Janet Weiss has left the band since recording this St Vincent-produced album – but their songwriting suggests they can weather anythingIn WB Yeats’ most famous line, “things fall apart, the centre cannot hold”. Things were pretty b...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard claims 'somebody helped disgraced financier kill himself' Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard has said he believes his former boss recruited someone to help with his apparent suicide at the prison where he was being held....
19:00, 08/15/2019

The Londoner: Broadcasters balk at 'sharing' Boris TV debates using PM's Facebook stream | John Bercow's spooky Halloween | Matthew Parris at his 70th birthday party | Aisling Bea on a wardrobe problem | Rachel Johnson brings two worlds together...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Israel blocks Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering country – live Officials confirm ‘the decision is not to allow them to enter’Trump had urged Israel to ban Muslim pair from enteringSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.11pm BST John Hickenlooper has just posted a video announcing he is suspendin...
19:26, 08/15/2019

Fox News host compares migrants entering US to Nazis Todd Starnes of Fox Nation also called migrants a ‘rampaging horde of illegal aliens’ less than two weeks after El Paso attackA Fox Nation host has said that the US has been invaded by a “rampaging horde of illegal aliens” less than two weeks after 2...
19:26, 08/15/2019

Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala exposed to carbon monoxide in fatal plane crash, investigators say Argentine soccer star Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before their small plane crashed in the English Channel earlier this year, investigators said Wednesday....
19:26, 08/15/2019

Referee Frappart praised over top Uefa match Stephanie Frappart's display earns widespread praise after she became the first female referee to officiate a major men's European match in the Super Cup....
19:26, 08/15/2019

How to prevent data destruction from cybersecurity attacks IBM's Christoper Scott discusses malware, how cyberattackers get into environments, and why using multifactor authentication is crucial if you use an online service....
19:52, 08/15/2019

How to cut the cost of a data breach IBM's Wendi Whitmore explains why a data breach isn't a one-time cost and recommends cost-saving tips, which include having access to an incident response team....
19:52, 08/15/2019

Google Assistant can now nag your family with assignable reminders Reminders are one of the most useful features of AI assistants. Pick up some groceries, take out the trash, set up a dentist appointment. But what about those times you need to nag other people to do something? Google Assistant can soon do that for y...
19:52, 08/15/2019

Illegal driving instructor complaints rarely result in conviction News 15 Aug, 2019 DVSA data reveals 961 complaints have been made about unqualified driving instructors since 2014, but just 18 convictions have been secured...
19:52, 08/15/2019

Volvo XC60 T8 - best plug-in hybrid cars Best cars & vans 15 Aug, 2019 We gave the regular Volvo XC60 a five-star review so the plug-in hybrid T8 version has a great foundation for success...
19:52, 08/15/2019

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for August 31 The post Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights ...
20:13, 08/15/2019

2019 Independence Day: Top Indian Two-Wheeler Brands As India marks its 72nd year of independence, we take a look at the top Indian two-wheeler brands which have made significant strides, not only in India, but across the world....
20:13, 08/15/2019

Watch: Couple coordinates matching outfits every day for 68-year marriage A California couple approaching their 68th wedding anniversary shared an unusual secret to their long and happy union -- wearing matching outfits every day....
20:13, 08/15/2019

Gibraltar releases Iranian supertanker despite U.S. plea Gibraltar’s chief minister said that he had requested the ship’s release after receiving assurances from Iranian authorities on the vessel’s destination....
20:39, 08/15/2019

Israel bars entry to outspoken US congresswomen Israel says it will bar two Democratic congresswomen from entering the country ahead of a planned visit over their support for a Palestinian-led boycott movement...
20:39, 08/15/2019

Russian Plane Hits Birds Minute After Takeoff, Hero Pilot Pulls A 'Sully' At a time when good news seems hard to come by, Russians are hailing a pilot who safely landed an Airbus A321 in a cornfield Thursday after the jet struck a flock a seagulls on takeoff and lost power......
20:39, 08/15/2019

Employees Urge Google Not To Work With US Immigration Officials Hundreds of Google employees on Wednesday called on the internet titan to avoid working for US immigration officials until they stop "engaging in human rights abuses."...
20:39, 08/15/2019

Donald Trump Says Xi Jinping Can "Humanely Solve" Hong Kong Standoff US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Xi Jinping can "humanely" resolve the violent standoff with protesters in Hong Kong and appeared to suggest meeting the Chinese leader....
20:39, 08/15/2019

Mexico City prison fire kills at least three, injures seven A fire at a prison in eastern Mexico City on Thursday morning killed at least three men and injured seven others, the city government said in a statement....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Trump urges China's Xi to meet Hong Kong protesters U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday urged Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet personally with the protesters in Hong Kong, saying it would lead to an end to tensions that have seized the territory for weeks....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Russian nuclear agency committed crime by holding test near city: ecologist An ecologist in northern Russia said on Thursday the state nuclear agency Rosatom had committed a crime by carrying out a mysterious test last week close to inhabited areas, which caused a spike in radiation in his native city....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Hilda, A 2000-Year-Old Scottish Female Druid, Rises From The Grave A Scottish student using a rare Celtic female druid’s skull has recreated her head and face in a 3D wax model.  ...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – as it happened Rory Burns and Jonny Bairstow made dogged half-centuries but England were dismissed for a below-par 258 on the inaugural Ruth Strauss Foundation Day at Lord’s 7.04pm BST That’s an excellent day’s work for Australia. Tim Paine took a risk by choosing ...
21:00, 08/15/2019

AI is key for business success, but lack of skilled staff remains a barrier Other challenges to AI adoption are a lack of compelling return on investment and a lack of management understanding, according to a new report from EY....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Beto O’Rourke says running for Senate isn’t ‘good enough.’ That’s a terrible message — and strategy — for Democrats. O'Rourke says running for Senate "would not be good enough" for El Paso. This is exactly the kind of attitude that has Democrats in the spot they are....
21:26, 08/15/2019

Kyrgios fined $113K for racket-smashing rant Nick Kyrgios' racket-smashing, obscenity-filled outburst at the Western and Southern Open earned him a $113K fine. The ATP is investigating whether there should be additional penalties.....
21:26, 08/15/2019

S&P 500 Index: Clear Signs of an "Ebbing Ebullience" Investor psychology drives stock market prices. So, it pays to study sentiment measures. This chart shows two sentiment measures that warned of the current stock market sell-off in early July....
21:52, 08/15/2019

Southwest adding new $99 Hawaii flights in January: Sacramento-Honolulu, Oakland-Kona Tickets for Southwest's new Hawaii flights, including nonstop service from California to the Big Island, go on sale Thursday for as low as $99.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Most-shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Activist Urges Care.com to Explore Sale The hedge fund Engine Capital is urging Care.com, the largest marketplace for online caregivers, to pursue a sale, saying the company is “at a crossroads.”...
21:52, 08/15/2019

You Should Definitely Track Your Loved Ones' Phones. Actually Maybe Not. Apple’s Find My Friends, Google Maps location sharing and Life360 let you stay on top of where your family and friends are, which can be both incredibly creepy and incredibly helpful....
21:52, 08/15/2019

Generation Depop: Entrepreneurs Tap Gen Z's Penchant for Vintage Gear With vintage apparel en vogue, a new ecosystem of young entrepreneurs are using online marketplaces like Depop to buy and sell clothes for profit. Meet some of the budding industry’s biggest stars....
21:52, 08/15/2019

J.C. Penney Branches Into Used Apparel as Sales Tumble J.C. Penney’s sales fell 9% in its latest quarter, and the struggling retailer said it would start selling secondhand items in an effort to transform itself....
21:52, 08/15/2019

Getting Drunk In GTA Online's Casino Unlocks A New Secret Mission The recently added casino in Grand Theft Auto Online has become a popular spot for players and has led to GTA Online reaching its highest number of active players since launch. But while the slot machines and card games are a big draw, there is a sec...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Even The Non-Fighting Parts Of The New Switch Game Astral Chain Are Excellent Developer PlatinumGames does fast and stylish action incredibly well, and the Nintendo Switch exclusive Astral Chain is a continuation of that trend. But what I love best about the quirky new action adventure is the puzzle solving, world-building, an...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Ghislaine Maxwell’s rumored CEO beau was accused of assaulting ex-wife SALEM, Mass. — Scott Borgerson — who has been rumored to be dating Jeffrey Epstein’s former lover and alleged madame Ghislaine Maxwell — assaulted his wife during a fraught marriage marked by his abuse and alcoholism, accordin...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Reports: Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins suffers serious knee injury Four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, suffered a serious knee injury, per reports.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Winning triathletes disqualified for holding hands to cross finish line British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for holding hands as they crossed the finish line together.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

NFL Players Association sends 'work stoppage guide' with financial advice for players The NFL Players' Association released a memo detailing the steps players should take to prepare for the potential of a work stoppage in 2021.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Alabama's potential run to national title will hinge on health of quarterback Tua Tagovailoa The health of Tua Tagovailoa health is key as the Alabama Crimson Tide try to win another national title and erase last year's loss to Clemson.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

EA Sports NCAA football game is long gone, but college players want it back EA Sports NCAA Football has been gone for more than six years but college football players across Tennessee are still clamoring for its return.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Interrogated For More Than 600 Hours By Probe Agencies: Christian Michel British national Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case, has been interrogated for more than 600 hours to date by the Enforcement......
21:52, 08/15/2019

100 Injured In 10 Minutes During Uttarakhand Stone-Throwing Festival Devotees turned up in large numbers at the Devidhura temple in Uttarakhand's Champawat district on Thursday and threw stones at each other to celebrate Bagwal, a festival in which blood is shed to......
21:52, 08/15/2019

Satirical blank-page book on Brazilian president goes viral A book purporting to explain why Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro “should be respected and trusted” has gone viral on social media after it became apparent that 188 of its 190 pages are totally blank....
22:13, 08/15/2019

Mount Everest climbers to face new rules after deadly season Climbers looking to ascend the world's tallest summit next year may face a new set of qualifications required by the Nepal government if they want to scale Mount Everest after a deadly season....
22:13, 08/15/2019

World's 1st 'Porsche'-badged car expected to fetch $20M at auction An 80-year-old German sports car -- said to be the first car ever to carry the "Porsche" nameplate -- is on the auction block this weekend, where it's expected to fetch at least $20 million....
22:13, 08/15/2019

Russian Airliner Lands Safely After Both Engines Fail – Drawing ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Comparisons (MOSCOW) — A Russian pilot was being hailed as a hero Thursday for safely landing his passenger jet in a corn field after it collided with a flock of gulls seconds after takeoff, causing both engines to malfunction. While dozens of people on th...
22:39, 08/15/2019

Italy’s Populists Gamble on New Elections and Turmoil Italy has had 67 governments over the past 74 years; in that respect, the impending collapse of the 5 Star–Lega coalition government is hardly surprising. For 14 months, the far-right Lega party helmed by current Interior Minister Matteo Salvin...
22:39, 08/15/2019

Dow holds steady after plunge but investors remain cautious about recession U.S. stocks steadied themselves Thursday amid hopes that the heart of the economy — shoppers spending at stores and online — can stay strong.       ...
22:39, 08/15/2019

New Sept. 1 China tariffs could include these Apple products New 10% levy on Chinese imports runs the gamut from film cameras, golf balls and ducks. Apple's higher priced computers and phones could be hit later.       ...
22:39, 08/15/2019

J.C. Penney looks to reinvent itself with 'The Styling Room' and thredUP partnership J.C. Penney officials announced new pilot programs the company is testing as it looks to reinvent itself, including a partnership with thredUP.       ...
22:39, 08/15/2019

Bro bling? Tiffany introduces men's jewelry collection Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base.       ...
22:39, 08/15/2019

Halsey's boyfriend Yungblud: 'I'm very fluid' about my sexuality The 22-year-old British singer described his disinterest in following more traditional norms concerning gender and sexuality.        ...
22:39, 08/15/2019

US Marine honored posthumously in Massachusetts for heroics at Guadalcanal A U.S. Marine who was killed during the Battle of Guadalcanal while trying to drag an injured service member out of the line of fire has received the Massachusetts Medal of Liberty....
23:00, 08/15/2019

Government's shift to relax shale gas fracking safeguards condemned Environment groups fear possibly ‘weakened’ earthquake risk rules after report on Cuadrilla drillingEnvironmental groups have voiced fears that the government is preparing to row back on fracking regulations after officials said they were considering...
23:00, 08/15/2019

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner board to close the deals....
23:00, 08/15/2019

Russian plane's emergency landing injures 23 A passenger jet made an emergency landing in a field outside of one of Moscow's airports Thursday after colliding with a flock of birds, injuring at least 23 people, Russian officials said.        ...
23:26, 08/15/2019

Israel blocks Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering country Trump openly encouraged Israel to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., from taking a planned trip to the country.        ...
23:26, 08/15/2019

Mecca: See millions complete their Hajj pilgrimage in 60 seconds A time-lapse shows devotees taking part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
23:26, 08/15/2019

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundraiser and New York’s Hudson Yards developer, Stephen Ross, is intensifying as two fashion houses move ...
23:26, 08/15/2019

Dead humpback whale washes up on New Jersey nude beach The 25-foot mammal was spotted out at sea over the weekend by whale watchers before it was stranded Tuesday night on Gunnison Beach, NJ.com reported....
23:52, 08/15/2019

De Blasio holds press conference during Cuomo event he wasn’t invited to Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to Manhattan Thursday to announce a major domestic terrorism initiative, and while he invited City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Brooklyn Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, there was a New York official who notably wasn’t there &#...
23:52, 08/15/2019

Woman accuses doctor of grabbing her breast during eye exam in Queens Hey, my eyes are up here! A woman accused a doctor of grabbing her breast during an eye exam in Queens, police said Thursday. The 55-year-old said the man forcibly touched her around 11:30 a.m. last Wednesday at Fabulous Optical on Liberty Avenue in ...
23:52, 08/15/2019

Perv gropes woman inside Midtown subway station: cops A transit creep fondled a woman as she was exiting a subway station in Midtown, police said Thursday. The 27-year-old victim was climbing the stairs from the 49th Street subway station at 7th Avenue and West 49th Street shortly after 1:30 a.m. Monday...
23:52, 08/15/2019

Inside Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon's "Perfect" Italian Honeymoon Just married! Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon have kicked off their honeymoon in Italy following their wedding over the weekend. The Bachelor Nation couple, who tied the knot in Rhode......
23:52, 08/15/2019

6 Items We're Loving From the Mantsho x H&M Collab We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
23:52, 08/15/2019

'Not the GE I know' — board member Leslie Seidman responds to Markopolos' fraud accusations Seidman, a General Electric board director and chair of its audit committee, told CNBC on Thursday that Harry Markopolos' report is "full of misleading, inaccurate and inflammatory statements."...
23:52, 08/15/2019

Ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski subpoenaed by Dems as he hints at Senate run The subpoenas were revealed as Lewandowski stoked speculation that he was considering a Senate bid in New Hampshire against incumbent Democrat Jeanne Shaheen....
23:52, 08/15/2019

2020 Democrat promoted anti-vaccination theories in 2012 Democratic White House hopeful and spiritual self-help guru Marianne Williamson gave credence to anti-vaccination theories in a 2012 radio show episode, telling her audience to “do your due diligence” before vaccinating their children....
23:52, 08/15/2019

NASA Selects Proposals to Demonstrate SmallSat Technologies to Study Interplanetary Space NASA has selected two proposals to demonstrate small satellite technologies to improve science observations in deep space, which could help NASA develop better models to predict space weather events that can affect astronauts and spacecraft....
23:52, 08/15/2019

The Rise of the Pea: How an Unassuming Legume Emerged as a Frontrunner in the Race to Replace Meat and Dairy No one denies peas are nutritious. Whether they’re delicious—that’s debatable. But arguments over taste no longer matter because peas, specifically yellow peas, are being formulated into so many products, they’re unavoidable, ...
23:52, 08/15/2019

Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they've been implemented and want to keep national pharmacare in Canada from becoming a partisan issue....
23:52, 08/15/2019

Bolsonaro: Merkel should use money to reforest Germany Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says Germany should focus on its own environmental challenges as the far-right leader fires back at criticism of his policies...
00:13, 08/16/2019

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand, the pair was interviewed and photographed, together and separately, by numerous publications....
00:13, 08/16/2019

| WATCH | Reporters given tour of Texas immigration facility Reporters have been given a tour of an immigration facility in Texas that's still housing more than 1 000 migrants despite a decrease in arrests in recent months. WATCH NOW....
00:13, 08/16/2019

Chelsea can challenge for Premier League title, says Tammy Abraham • Young striker confident despite opening defeats• ’The points on Sunday will be massive for us’Tammy Abraham has optimistically claimed that Chelsea retain designs on challenging Manchester City and Liverpool for the Premier League title despite the...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Conor McGregor is spending his retirement beating up old men in bars Conor McGregor, former two-division UFC champion and noted hater of mass transit, “retired” from the sport of MMA back in March of this year. It was the second time he had retired, as well as the second time he had retired via Twitter. Ev...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Tiffany & Co. launches larger men’s collection to pump up sales Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base. The line announced Thursday is part of the Tiffany’s strategy to attract younger shoppers and pump up sal...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Danny Masterson, Church of Scientology sued for alleged rape cover-up, stalking Four women who previously accused actor Danny Masterson of rape reportedly filed a lawsuit against him and the Church of Scientology alleging that they were stalked and harassed by its members....
01:00, 08/16/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family safe after plane crash in Tennessee Semiretired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family escaped with minor injuries after their private plane ran off the runway and caught fire....
01:00, 08/16/2019

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Sleeper candidates include goalie great Henrik Lundqvist Most Fantasy leagues are won in the later rounds of drafts, so set your sights on these burgeoning players poised to fly under the radar as sleepers....
01:26, 08/16/2019

CFL: Winnipeg Blue Bombers and BC Lions will pile up points Winnipeg got back in the win column last week in a 26-24 home win over Calgary. But it was the Blue Bombers’ third straight against-the-spread loss after a perfect 5-0 straight up and ATS start to the CFL season. Oddsmakers are pricing Winnipeg prope...
02:13, 08/16/2019

Economic Trouble Signs Hang Over Trump’s Trade War White House advisers discount warnings of a possible recession. But the president may be gambling that the Federal Reserve can ward off that prospect....
02:13, 08/16/2019

Trump, banking on strong economy to win reelection, frets over a possible downturn Administration officials are not actively planning for a recession because they do not believe one will occur, and they are worry that making such plans would validate a negative narrative about the economy and precipitate a crash, according to peopl...
02:13, 08/16/2019

Joss Whedon's HBO series adds more cast, reveals more details about its weirdness If it seems like only a couple of weeks ago that we were amusing ourselves by saying out loud the names of the new characters who would be populating the universe of Joss Whedon’s new Victorian sci-fi series The Nevers, that’s because it was. Actors ...
02:13, 08/16/2019

Troian Bellisario and Zoe Chao on finding themselves in Where'd You Go, Bernadette Though the star of Where’d You Go, Bernadette is undoubtedly Cate Blanchett—she plays the titular Bernadette, after all—the actress is joined by a really stellar supporting cast, including everyone from Kristen Wiig to a number of baby penguins. Zoe ...
02:13, 08/16/2019

Why did Why Women Kill botch one of Marc Cherry’s greatest strengths? Marc Cherry has made a career out of writing about and creating series for women—from his earliest days writing Golden Girls episodes, to crafting the scandal-filled world of Desperate Housewives, to the tight bonds that united Devious Maids. In Cher...
02:13, 08/16/2019

Skip the Binge Sesh With This Handy Recap of Mindhunter Season 1 Where do we begin? If it seems like years have gone by since Netflix first released Mindhunter, then you technically wouldn't be wrong. The first season was dropped in October 2017......
02:39, 08/16/2019

Ex-Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes says he has doubts about vertical integration Jeff Bewkes, former CEO of Time Warner, sold his company to AT&T in a deal that closed last year. But Bewkes told CNBC that he believes vertical integration is a "fairly suspect premise."...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Planned Parenthood warns it ‘will be forced to withdraw’ from family planning program Planned Parenthood said Wednesday it will soon leave the federal family planning program unless a court puts a hold on Trump administration rules that bar clinics from referring patients for abortions....
02:39, 08/16/2019

Amazon is trying to make Alexa-enabled gadgets more fun A variety of new Alexa-enabled gadgets, games and smart toys could soon flood the market thanks to Amazon's latest developer tool. On Thursday, the company detailed "Custom Interfaces," a new API within its Alexa Gadgets Toolkit SDK that allows ...
02:39, 08/16/2019

BMW revives 'lost' concept car Concept cars -- after making the auto show rounds -- typically end up in an automaker's museum. But in 1970, BMW lost a concept car -- it just disappeared. But with today's technology and a whole lot of will, the lost car is back....
02:39, 08/16/2019

Instagram users can now flag false content Beginning today, Instagram users can report content that they believe to be false. Instagram will use those flags to better understand misinformation on the platform and to train its AI to spot false content. In time, Instagram will use the feedback,...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Cops put a stop to Amazon's 30-cent 'Mrs. Maisel' gas promo Promotions for streaming shows have been known to backfire, but Amazon might not be complaining too loudly about this incident. Santa Monica police made Amazon suspend a one-day Marvelous Mrs. Maisel promotion that charged people 30 cents for gas at...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $50 on a Schlage Connect smart lock This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
02:39, 08/16/2019

iHeartRadio shares tunes as Stories in Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat Do you really, really want to be sure everyone knows what you're listening to? iHeartRadio thinks it can help spread your musical message. The company has introduced sharing to Stories in Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat through its mobile app...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Logitech's new mechanical keyboards are 'more comfortable' to type on Logitech has revealed a pair of new mechanical gaming keyboards that use its low-profile GL Switches, which are half the height of typical mechanical key switches. Since you won't need to push down as much before the keyboard recognizes a keystr...
02:39, 08/16/2019

FCC proposes '988' for quick access to national suicide prevention line The FCC wants accessing a national suicide prevention line to be as simple as dialing 988. In a report sent to Congress today, staff members recommend that the FCC designate 988 as the 3-digit dialing code for a nationwide suicide prevention and ment...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Hong Kong unveils $2.4 billion economic support package as protests weigh Hong Kong's government announced an economic support package worth $2.44 billion on Thursday as escalating political protests and the Sino-U.S. trade war weigh heavily on the Asian financial center....
03:00, 08/16/2019

China asks for U.N. Security Council to discuss Kashmir this week, diplomats say China on Wednesday backed Pakistan's request for the United Nations Security Council to discuss India's decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir....
03:00, 08/16/2019

Going From Hong Kong to Mainland China? Your Phone Is Subject to Search The searches are raising concerns that Beijing is trying to identify travelers sympathetic to the territory’s protest movement and further control what its people see about the unrest....
03:00, 08/16/2019

Britain’s ‘Knifefree’ Fried Chicken Leaves a Bad Taste for Some Some British fried chicken outlets will offer boxes with warnings about knife crime, a hot-button political issue. Critics called the campaign wasteful and offensive....
03:00, 08/16/2019

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles, Snubbing South’s Call to Stop Weapons Tests North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th test since late last month. The launch came a day after South Korea’s president urged a stop to weapons tests and a return to the negotiations....
03:00, 08/16/2019

Democratic presidential hopeful O'Rourke back on campaign trail; Hickenlooper drops out Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke said on Thursday he was resuming his campaign with a new sense of focus after a mass shooting in his Texas hometown, while rival John Hickenlooper ended his bid to take on President Donald Trump....
03:00, 08/16/2019

North Korea Fires 2 'Unidentified Projectiles': South Korea North Korea fired two "unidentified projectiles" into the sea on Friday, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said -- the latest in a series of such launches by Pyongyang....
03:26, 08/16/2019

China Says It Won't "Sit By" On Hong Kong, Donald Trump Expresses Concern China warned Thursday that it will not "sit by and watch" the unrest unfolding in Hong Kong, as US President Donald Trump expressed concern over the risk of a violent response to pro-democracy......
03:26, 08/16/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' Guilty Of 2 Murders Including Ashton Kutcher Date A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" was found guilty Thursday of the murders of two women, including a student who was due to go out with actor Ashton Kutcher the night of her death....
03:26, 08/16/2019

'The Voice': Gwen Stefani and boyfriend Blake Shelton are not fighting fair in her return Gwen Stefani teased her return to the 17th season of "The Voice," and by the looks of it, she's not playing fair with boyfriend Blake Shelton.        ...
03:26, 08/16/2019

| Felix has new-look Atletico dreaming of La Liga glory again Atletico Madrid began the summer by losing six of their best players but are ending it with greater belief than ever they can beat Real Madrid and Barcelona to the La Liga title....
03:26, 08/16/2019

| Proteas: Enoch faces early brain-teaser How wisely he and his allies balance the SA team in India might be vital to the success of Enoch Nkwe in his maiden series as Test mastermind, says Rob Houwing....
03:26, 08/16/2019

Ethereum Kissed $200 Support Goodbye. Do You Know the Real Reason Why? Just one week ago, Ethereum traders were basking in the glow of bullish news reports and elevated price forecasts. But then, ETH went against its bullish script and plunged more than $60 – a 25% sell-off! -- to a multi-month low. What you need ...
03:26, 08/16/2019

The best women's laptop bags you can buy Laptop bags pull a lot of wardrobe weight; they need to look stylish, go with most anything, and travel well since you'll likely be carrying them a lot. Our top pick, the Ryan Laptop Bag from Dagne Dover, has many of the features of the brand's best-...
03:52, 08/16/2019

Hong Kong protesters are calling for massive ATM withdrawals in an economic warning to China Thomas Peter / Reuters Hong Kong protesters are trying something new on August 16 — withdrawing their money from banks or converting it to US dollars. Protesters are hoping to protect their assets in case of further Chinese intervention and s...
03:52, 08/16/2019

Many Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 models are suddenly being throttled Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 are running into some crippling issues, as processor (CPU) clock speeds throttle down incredibly low speeds, TechRepublic reports. The report comes from user complaints that indicate their machines&ap...
03:52, 08/16/2019

|Newethicscodeforaccountants:actionmustbetakenonthreatsstraightaway-expert Accountants are now bound by a revised code of ethics to take action when they perceive a threat to their ethical standards, according to experts at the SAIPA Accounting Indaba on Tuesday....
04:39, 08/16/2019

|SAbusinessinhistoricdownwardcycleformorethan5years-index The downward phase of the SA business cycle has likely already lasted for 68 months, according to data in the latest BankservAfrica Economic Transaction Index....
04:39, 08/16/2019

Oil gains after strong US retail sales help ease recession worries Crude oil prices rose on Friday after two days of declines, buoyed following data showing a rise in U.S. retail sales helped ease some concerns about a recession in the world's biggest economy....
05:00, 08/16/2019

We Out: Planned Parenthood Says Trump ‘Gag Rule’ Will Force It to Abandon Low-Income Reproductive Health Program Unless a federal appeals court gives it a hard pass when it comes to a “gag rule” imposed by the Trump administration regarding abortion, Planned Parenthood says it’ll be forced to abandon the low-income family planning program funded by federal doll...
05:26, 08/16/2019

The Donald’s Worst Nightmare? More Than 260,000 People Petition to Rename Trump Tower Block for Barack Obama Donald Trump seems to have a love affair with Barack Obama; he just can’t seem to resist mentioning the forever president every chance he gets....
05:26, 08/16/2019

Three more humanitarian workers killed in Syria, with civilian death toll ‘rising every day’ An attack in the south of Syria’s restive Idlib province that led to the deaths of a paramedic, an ambulance driver and a rescue worker, were added to the grim total on Thursday of more than 500 civilian fatalities documented in the country by the Un...
05:26, 08/16/2019

Man dies from ‘Taco Tuesday’ eating competition at Minor League Baseball game A California man died from a taco eating competition during a Fresno Grizzlies baseball game. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
05:26, 08/16/2019

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges.        ...
05:26, 08/16/2019

What the hail? Colorado sets state record for biggest hailstone A hailstone that crashed to Earth near Bethune, Colorado, on Tuesday is the largest ever recorded in the state. It was measured at 4.83 inches in diameter.        ...
05:26, 08/16/2019

Autopsy finds Epstein suffered broken neck bones, reports say Jeffrey Epstein, who died last weekend, suffered multiple breaks to his neck bones, including the hyoid bone near the Adam's apple, reports say.        ...
05:26, 08/16/2019

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says Affidavits unsealed in federal court after last week’s raids show that federal agents believe the companies “willfully and unlawfully” hired undocumented immigrants....
05:26, 08/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had creepy taxidermied tiger, poodle in UES mansion: photos Bill Clinton in a blue dress was the least of it. Jeffrey Epstein kept a creepy home office in his Upper East Side townhouse that was decorated with a $5.9 million painting of a woman cupping her bare breast – along with a taxidermied tiger and...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Trump would love to make a trade deal with China ‘on our terms’ China on Thursday vowed to retaliate against any new tariffs in the trade war with the United States — even as it said it would be willing to meet the White House “halfway” on trade issues. Beijing’s Finance Ministry said in a statement that Washingt...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Connor Betts had pocketful of mental health care receipts on him during Dayton massacre Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts had a pocketful of receipts on him during his massacre — which were reportedly for mental health services that he had received. The receipts were for $50 payments that Betts, 24, allegedly made for counseling and othe...
05:52, 08/16/2019

South Korea says North Korea fired more projectiles into the sea SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea’s military said Friday North Korea fired more projectiles into the sea to extend a recent streak of weapons tests believed to be aimed at pressuring Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear diplomacy. South Korea&...
05:52, 08/16/2019

US attorney in Philadelphia blames DA for cop-jeering mob The US attorney in Philadelphia is blaming the city’s left-leaning new district attorney for the jeering mob that taunted cops during a gunman’s wild shootout that left six officers injured Wednesday. DA Larry Krasner has championed a ...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Army details future 'tactical' war network If a forward-operating Army Reconnaissance unit consisting of dismounted soldiers, tactical vehicles and hand-held drones were separated from a larger armored formation across mountainous terrain - and unexpectedly collided with heavily armed enemy f...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Mick McGuire's Marcato Capital Loses 90% of Assets Assets of Marcato Capital Management, a well-known activist hedge fund that had the backing of billionaire William Ackman, fell to around $250 million at midyear from $3.2 billion in 2015....
05:52, 08/16/2019

Influencer Violet Benson Denies Involvement in Tyler Cameron's Love Triangle With Gigi Hadid and Hannah Brown If three's a crowd, then social media influencer Violet Benson isn't down for a party of four. After Violet, who runs the popular Instagram account "Daddy Issues,"......
05:52, 08/16/2019

Trump aides look into U.S. purchasing Greenland after directives from president President Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive said. The p......
06:13, 08/16/2019

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' hit with $395,000 fine over emergency tones in skit Simulated wireless alert tones used in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" skit making fun of a presidential alert test have cost Walt Disney Co's ABC $395,000 in civil fines with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission....
06:13, 08/16/2019

Lawyer Avenatti seeks to end 'vindictive' Nike prosecution he blames on Trump feud Lawyer Michael Avenatti asked a federal judge to dismiss an indictment accusing him of trying to extort Nike Inc, saying he was targeted in a "vindictive and selective prosecution" because of his feud with U.S. President Donald Trump....
06:13, 08/16/2019

U.S. federal death row inmate challenges January execution Lawyers for one of five federal prisoners scheduled by President Donald Trump's administration for execution have launched a two-pronged legal effort to prevent the government from carrying out the lethal injection slated for January....
06:13, 08/16/2019

Danny Masterson, Church of Scientology sued for conspiracy to cover up sexual assaults "Once her lawsuit is thrown out, I intend to sue her and the others who jumped on the bandwagon for the damage they caused me and my family," Masterson said....
06:13, 08/16/2019

Todd and Julie Chrisley plead not guilty to tax evasion charges "You know our family will stick together, walk this rope because we know God will take our hand and take us through," Todd Chrisley told reporters outside the courthouse....
06:13, 08/16/2019

UPS Ventures Invests in Self-Driving Trucking Startup United Parcel Service’s venture-capital division has acquired a minority stake in self-driving trucking startup TuSimple, signaling the delivery company’s continued push into autonomous driving....
06:13, 08/16/2019

Beijing says US blacklisting China's largest nuclear power firm is 'just an excuse' "The US administration has abused the blacklist in the name of safeguarding US national security," Chinese state media said, citing similar tactics used on Chinese tech giant Huawei....
06:39, 08/16/2019

Trump says he has 'no' fear China trade war could lead to recession President Trump said Thursday that he had no fear that Chinese economic retaliation in the ongoing trade war would lead to a recession in the U.S. He argued that China was unlikely to retaliate in the first place and it would do more damage to the it...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Kia plots sporty Rio-based SUV to take on VW T-Cross Rio-based sporty SUV would sit alongside the next-gen Stonic Supermini-sized crossover planned to sit alongside existing Stonic as firm ramps up SUV range expansion Kia is considering adding a second supermini-sized crossover, possibly badged Xrio...
06:39, 08/16/2019

New Mitsubishi L200 pick-up: UK specs and pricing finalised Mitsubishi L200 Revamped pick-up goes on sales in UK with raft of upgrades to add comfort and practicality The revamped Mitsubishi L200 pick-up truck has gone on sale in the UK, with prices starting from £25,755 for private buyers. The firm says i...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Former Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper drops out of 2020 presidential race as he mulls Senate run Colorado Democrats have been urging Hickenlooper to join the state's U.S. Senate race, where Democrats are attempting to unseat Republican incumbent Cory Gardner....
06:39, 08/16/2019

You can now send reminders to your friends and family with Google Assistant I visit my family back in Alabama at least two or three times a year, and every time I travel home, I have to coordinate who I’m staying with, whose car I might be able to borrow, and who can take me to the airport when I leave. All of this is ...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Apple just released iOS 13 beta 7 The rapid-fire pace of developer beta releases continues this week, as Apple rolled out iOS 13 beta 7 and iPadOS 13 beta 7 on Thursday. It’s been just over a week since beta 6 arrived, which means we don’t expect any major changes, but th...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Actually using 45W fast charging on the Galaxy Note 10+ might be a real pain The Galaxy Note 10 phones come with faster charging speeds than almost all Samsung phones to date. That’s 25W wired charging that proved to be even quicker in real-life tests than 30W charging speeds of the OnePlus 7 Pro. The Note 10+ needed ju...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Pete Alonso’s Big Day Helps Halt Mets’ Losing Streak at Three Alonso, a rookie first baseman, went 5 for 5, reached base six times, and tied Cody Bellinger’s record for homers by a rookie in the National League....
06:39, 08/16/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' convicted of stabbing two women to death A Los Angeles jury found a man guilty of fatally stabbing two women -- one of whom was Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher's friend -- and attempting to kill a third in their Southern California homes....
07:00, 08/16/2019

Advice for the End of the World: Lasik, Water Storage, and Musings On Fertility For former Jezebel staffer Ellie Shechet, it is nearly always time to freak out. Doom—personal, professional, planetary—awaits, beckoning at the wings. No one has exactly asked for her advice, but we gave her a column anyway. Advice for the End of th...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Chill Your Beverages Perfectly With This Calculator I will never forget the time I asked for ice at a Patisserie Valerie. It was a particularly hot day in Oxford, and I had grabbed a Coke from something that looked like a fridge, only to discover it was quite tepid. The woman working at the cafe went ...
07:00, 08/16/2019

How to Recover From a Nightmare If you’ve ever been jolted awake during a particularly awful nightmare, you know how jarring it can be. It would be one thing if the experience ended there, but for a lot of people—myself included—the feelings of fear, anxiety and/or depression broug...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Your Pet Probably Doesn't Need Supplements Most humans don’t need to take a vitamin supplement, and most pets don’t, either. But Vox reports that the pet supplement industry is roughly as large as the “pumpkin spice industrial complex.” While some pets certainly have a medical need for supple...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Amid fresh meltdown, Argentine film gives last laugh to victims of 2001 crisis With Argentina once again reeling from a financial crisis, a film released on Thursday shows residents from a village outside Buenos Aires pursuing the dream of many of those left penniless by the country's 2001 debt default: getting their money back...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Samsung Display considers suspending output at South Korean LCD plant South Korean panel maker Samsung Display said on Friday it is considering suspending one of its liquid crystal display (LCD) production lines at home due to a supply glut....
07:52, 08/16/2019

Apple says it supports 2.4 million U.S. jobs Apple Inc said on Wednesday it was either directly or indirectly responsible for 2.4 million U.S. jobs, up 20% from the 2 million the technology company estimated in 2017....
07:52, 08/16/2019

NASA went to Iceland and pretended it was Mars The scheduled launch date of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is rapidly approaching, and with less than a year to go, it’s truly crunch time for NASA and its partners. Testing strategies for Mars exploration might seem impossible here on Earth, ...
08:13, 08/16/2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. Gives Gravity The Middle Finger, Robs Home Run Ronald Acuña Jr. has been an absolute stud for the Braves as of late, and even when his team hasn’t been performing to the best of their abilities, he still finds a way to remind the folks at home just how much better he is compared to the bums aroun...
08:13, 08/16/2019

Dodgers' Kristopher Negrón Faceplants Attempting Diving Catch, Comes Up With Nose Full Of Blood Things were already going poorly for the Dodgers going into the bottom of the fifth on Thursday, as the team had only just broken up a no-hitter against the Marlins(!) and had allowed the National League bottom-feeder to build a 6-1 lead. But things ...
08:13, 08/16/2019

The Nihilist's Guide To DeMarcus Cousins's Injury If karma exists, DeMarcus Cousins did some ethereal being mighty wrong. If this is just bad luck, Cousins not only has his own but several other people’s as well....
08:13, 08/16/2019

Kyle Long Tried To Beat A Teammate With His Own Helmet And Then Barfed Training camp fights are a relatively common occurrence, but few are as eventful as the scrap that took place on Wednesday between Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long and defensive lineman Jalen Dalton. Here is a description of the fight that is just p...
08:13, 08/16/2019

Disparities in access to best stroke treatment (Reuters Health) - Less than 10% of U.S. stroke patients get a treatment that evidence shows is most effective for a certain type of stroke – and the odds are even lower for patients who are black and Hispanic, a U.S. study suggests....
08:39, 08/16/2019

PicoBrew's BrewBags Put You In Control Of Your Beer (Or Cold Brew Coffee) PicoBrew has morphed the Pico C beer brewing appliance into a completely custom beer and coldbrew coffee brewer that’s consistently easy to use and maintain. It also happens to make mass quantities of the best coldbrew coffee I’ve ever tasted....
08:39, 08/16/2019

Driving In Manhattan Is Getting Actively Worse Anyone who drives in Manhattan knows that it’s trash, but even I was surprised by new data published by the NYC Department of Transportation that average speeds were down to all of 7 mph....
08:39, 08/16/2019

This Bubble Era Supercharged Convertible Is Everything Subarus Aren't The most iconic Subarus are turbocharged rally monsters or low-key all-wheel-drive wagons. The Subaru Vivio GX-T, complete with a three-part convertible Multi-Top, is none of those things, and all the more wonderful because of it....
08:39, 08/16/2019

Malaysia To Question Zakir Naik For Comments Against Malaysian Hindus Malaysian authorities will summon controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the multi-ethnic nation, the government said on......
08:39, 08/16/2019

JSC: N. Korea fires 2 unidentified projectiles into East Sea North Korea fired two unidentified short-range projectiles into the East Sea on Friday, South Korea's military said, the sixth such launch in about three weeks....
08:39, 08/16/2019

Pro-democracy Hong Kong lawmakers: Lam, not Xi, to blame for unrest Hong Kong's progressive lawmakers say they are seeking reform within the policy of "one country, two systems" that binds their city-state to mainland China....
08:39, 08/16/2019

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson’s murder trial....
09:00, 08/16/2019

US Attorney slams Philadelphia DA, says he'll give 'adult supervision' after police shootout The U.S. attorney in Philadelphia, William McSwain, slammed city District Attorney Larry Krasner Thursday, imploring him to "stop making excuses for criminals" and to give strong consideration to attempted murder charges for the suspect who wounded s...
09:00, 08/16/2019

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, white nationalist, and influential anti-immigration activist John Tanton died less than three weeks b...
09:00, 08/16/2019

Tiara-wearing Iowa Pork Queen lends a hand to help struggling sow give birth at State Fair Gracie Greiner is just your average Iowa Pork Queen, stepping in to pull a piglet without disturbing her tiara.        ...
09:26, 08/16/2019

'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of murdering two women, including Ashton Kutcher's date A jury found a man nicknamed the "Hollywood Ripper" guilty on Thursday of knifing to death two women, including actor Ashton Kutcher's date, and attempting to murder a third victim during a seven-year span....
09:26, 08/16/2019

Colbert Says to Beware Trump’s ‘Patented Anti-Recession Elixir’ With 15 months to keep the economy from crashing before the election, the president will pull “every trick in the book he has never read,” Stephen Colbert said....
09:52, 08/16/2019

‘Aquarela’ Review: The Shapes of Water In this dazzling survey of man against water, mysteries and revelations are as integral to its impact as our certainty of the dangers faced by its makers....
09:52, 08/16/2019

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this would be a time of celebration, but throughout the group stages leading into the August 20 main event,...
09:52, 08/16/2019

Double Fine's Newest Game Isn't Entirely Rad Rad takes place in a futuristic neon wasteland with an ‘80s vibe, where survivors power their homesteads with the technology of past entities called Menders. It’s a roguelike, made by Double Fine and Bandai Namco, in which you choose a character and ...
09:52, 08/16/2019

A Gorgeous Gallery of Persona and Catherine Art Has Come to Take Your Heart Since 2006, Shigenori Soejima has helped shape the aesthetic of the beloved cult JRPG series Persona, giving gamers some of the most stylish and bold worlds of urban fantasy, slick teens, and demon summoning the genre has to offer. In celebration of ...
09:52, 08/16/2019

Humble's Latest Bundle Features 16 Different Jackbox Party Games Jackbox Party Packs are a great addition to any party, and now you can get a bunch of them for not that much money with Humble’s latest bundle....
09:52, 08/16/2019

Politically incorrect and possibly racist, but it won't hurt Teflon Don From plugging plastic straws, to slamming wind turbines, to branding Baltimore "a rat infested mess", Donald Trump has been hitting some major pressure points in America....
10:13, 08/16/2019

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over year.Read More...
10:13, 08/16/2019

AI startup Gather uses drones and computer vision for warehouse inventory Gather is made up of robotics graduates from Carnegie Mellon University and uses drones and computer vision to carry out inventory for warehouses.Read More...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Canalys: Wearables have a $200-$399 sweet spot, led by Apple Watch The North American market for wearables is now largely focused on devices in the $200 to $399 price range, with high-end watches dropping in shipments.Read More...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Detained migrant children must have access to soap and other basic needs, court rules Trump administration had argued that officials were not required to provide hygiene productsMigrant children detained by the US government must have access to soap, toothpaste and other basic hygiene products, as well as edible food, clean water and ...
10:13, 08/16/2019

North Korea fires more projectiles and says talks with 'impudent' South are over Regime says Pyongyang and Seoul have nothing to talk about while South Korea continues military drills with USNorth Korea has fired at least two unidentified projectiles into the sea off its east coast, shortly after it denounced South Korea’s milita...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Republican party condemns Steve King – but where's the outrage over Trump? Critics say the effort to dump King glosses over Trump’s conduct and fails to tackle a problem more pervasive than the GOP admitsRepublican leaders piled on quickly following the latest outrageous remarks by Steve King, the longtime Iowa congressman ...
10:13, 08/16/2019

German MP sparks row after proposing an end to first-class rail travel Co-chair of leftwing Die Linke party says move would reduce overcrowding and save energyA leading leftwing politician has sparked a row in Germany by proposing the rail operator Deutsche Bahn scraps first-class carriages to reduce overcrowding and im...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Gibraltar to release oil tanker at centre of Iran row pending challenge Territory says Tehran has promised oil is not for Syria – but US to contest decisionAn oil tanker at the centre of a six-week diplomatic row between Britain and Iran is to be released from Gibraltar after Tehran promised that its cargo worth $140m wo...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures The national stud farm, which was established in the 16th century to breed and train ceremonial horses for the Habsburg court, has become a Unesco world heritage site. Located 56 miles east of Prague in the town of Kladruby nad Labem, it is the first...
10:13, 08/16/2019

Methadone treatment during pregnancy doesn't hurt newborn, study suggests Treating a pregnant woman who suffers from opioid addiction has no more harmful impact on the newborn compared to receiving no treatment at all, a new study says....
10:39, 08/16/2019

Munster aims for “positive” ERC Junior finale "Grégoire Munster wants to end his maiden FIA ERC3 Junior Championship campaign on a “positive note” following a season of mixed results in the Pirelli-supported category."...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. hospitalized after his private plane crashes at Tennessee airport Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s private plane crashed on Thursday at a Tennessee airport, and the former NASCAR driver was transported to an area hospital.       ...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL Four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, suffered a torn ACL this week.       ...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Dana White chalks up Conor McGregor punching old man to fighter's mindset, being rich UFC president Dana White compared Conor McGregor's sucker punch of an elderly patron at a Dublin pub to a peak Mike Tyson.       ...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Longoria, Rodriguez lead Giants in 7-0 victory over Arizona Evan Longoria had a 412-foot homer among his three hits and four RBIs, Dereck Rodriguez pitched seven strong innings in his first day back in the majors and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-0      ...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Hundreds of Google employees call for company to avoid work with ICE and CBP The petition demands Google not provide services to ICE or U.S. Customs and Border Protection until they "stop engaging in human rights abuses.”       ...
10:39, 08/16/2019

Green shoots 8-under 64 for one-shot lead of Czech Masters Gavin Green shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Czech Masters on Thursday        ...
11:00, 08/16/2019

Cyclist blames driver for crash while he was performing wheelie on London street A reckless cyclist blamed a driver for a crash after he tried to undertake him through a narrow gap between his car and a lorry while performing a wheelie....
11:00, 08/16/2019

The Scene of the Crime: A Jury Box? Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column features a serial killer who murders his way onto a jury, a wife creeped out by a robotic double and a nasty mental asylum....
11:26, 08/16/2019

Murray will not play at US Open, 'doubles is done for me for now' "Andy Murray has said he will play no part in the US Open this month and will now focus on getting back to his best in singles rather than playing doubles."...
11:26, 08/16/2019

Early stoppage for ERC Junior Wagner delays Zlin Qualifying "Simon Wagner’s preparations for his ERC1 Junior debut on Barum Czech Rally Zlín have been disrupted by a small off during free practice, with the Qualifying Stage now set to start 20 minutes later than scheduled."...
11:26, 08/16/2019

Family of man shot in the back by police in Colorado call for independent investigation The attorney for the family of a man shot in the back and killed by police in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is calling for an independent investigation into the shooting....
11:52, 08/16/2019

How will Chelsea line up against Leicester? Christian Pulisic set for full Premier League debut Frank Lampard will have to weigh up the fatigue in his squad following the UEFA Super Cup Final defeat to Liverpool against a need to register a first Premier League win as Chelsea boss....
11:52, 08/16/2019

How will West Ham line up against Brighton? Pablo Fornals set for full debut West Ham's club-record £45million signing Sebastien Haller is a doubt for their trip to Brighton so Javier Hernandez could start up front at the Amex....
11:52, 08/16/2019

Man City vs Tottenham lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury news Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino face a big test in just the second game of their Premier League seasons as Manchester City host Tottenham on Saturday....
11:52, 08/16/2019

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tailspin, President Trump is praising Chinese President Xi Jinping and offering to help him resolve the ...
11:52, 08/16/2019

Sensex, Nifty Trim Losses As Buying Emerges In Auto Sector: 10 Points Domestic stock markets trimmed losses in late morning deals on Friday as buying emerged in automobile stocks, amid losses in global peers. At 11:00 am, the S&P BSE Sensex index traded 100.24 points -......
12:13, 08/16/2019

With Earnings Behind, Market Volatility Can Be Expected: Analysts With one trading session left, domestic stock markets are set to finish the week on a lower note. While the S&P BSE Sensex index has shed 270.38 points - or 0.72 per cent - in two days, the broader......
12:13, 08/16/2019

When Good Boys Say Bad Words The filmmakers behind the new comedy “Good Boys,” about potty-mouthed sixth-graders, had to figure out how to handle stars who were too young to actually see the movie....
12:39, 08/16/2019

Experience: I survived 15 days adrift on a raft A gunner drank seawater and he went daft and swam away. A third officer shouted for his mother and went over the sideI was 15 when I went to sea. When the second world war broke out, our school in Stockton-on-Tees was taken over by the civil service,...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Grasski World Championships – in pictures For those who have always fancied giving skiing a go but live in a place where it never snows, grass skiing might be the answer and the Grasski World Championship might be the inspiration you need Continue reading......
13:00, 08/16/2019

Vehicle drives into protesters outside US detention centre – video A vehicle drove into a line of protesters outside a detention centre in Rhode Island on Wednesday. Dozens of people were protesting against the contract between US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Wyatt detention facility when a corr...
13:00, 08/16/2019

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has encouraged the launches....
13:00, 08/16/2019

Hero 12-year-old recuses toddler locked in hot car A 12-year-old boy in Oklahoma is being hailed a hero for rescuing a 2-year-old boy locked in a hot car on a hot summer day. Ben Theriot, the Good Samaritan, came to the rescue with a ratchet strap from his mother’s car. “I started hitting the side wi...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Democrat O'Rourke proposes domestic terrorism agencies to combat hate, gun massacres Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled a plan on Friday to classify white supremacist violence as an organized crime problem and to create federal domestic terrorism offices, in a bid to combat hate crimes and gun violence in the Un...
13:26, 08/16/2019

North Korea Says It Has No Plans to Restart Talks With Seoul (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Friday bluntly criticized South Korean President Moon Jae-in for continuing to hold military exercises with the U.S. and over his rosy comments on inter-Korean diplomacy, and said Pyongyang has no current p...
13:26, 08/16/2019

Sam Kerr focused on leading Red Stars to NWSL title Sam Kerr sat down on a metal bench after taking a few extra shots after practice. Chicago Red Stars coach Rory Dames poked fun at her competitive streak, and Kerr just laughed it off....
13:52, 08/16/2019

Arsenal manager Emery says Kolasinac and Özil are ready to return – video Arsenal manager Unai Emery stressed on Thursday that Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac are both mentally ready to play against Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday, after they were the victims of a carjacking attempt last month. Continue reading......
13:52, 08/16/2019

| New Proteas boss Nkwe draws inspiration from Jake White New interim Proteas team director Enoch Nkwe draws inspiration from ex-Bok coach Jake White as he becomes the youngest man ever to take charge of the national cricket side....
13:52, 08/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s body claimed by mystery ‘associate’ Jeffrey Epstein’s body has been claimed from the Medical Examiner’s Office in New York — by a mystery “associate,” according to a new report. The person who claimed the 66-year-old convicted pedophile’s body earlie...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Kaspersky AV injected unique ID that allowed sites to track users, even in incognito mode (credit: Aurich Lawson / Thinkstock) Antivirus software is something that can help people be safer and more private on the Internet. But its protections can cut both ways. A case in point: for almost four years, AV products from Kaspersky Lab injec...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Learning what is fact and fiction about service animal laws TUCSON – The Arizona Center for Disability Law held a presentation on Thursday, Aug. 15 for the community to learn more about service animal laws. The session covered topics like taking service animals into a business and certain laws dealing w...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Mom of drowning victim shares importance of water safety TUCSON – Stephanie Maynard knows first hand what it means to lose a child in a drowning incident. “What can we take out of this tragedy? For us it was sharing her story and letting people know that it can happen to anybody,” said Ma...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Missing Green Valley woman found safe TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has located a missing 84-year-old woman from Green Valley and returned her home safely. Sandra Stone went missing Thursday morning in the 1100 block of N Rio Mineral in Green Valley, Ariz. Sto...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Three displaced after house blaze on south side TUCSON – Three people are displaced after Tucson Fire Department battled a house fire on the southside after it ignited sometime Thursday afternoon. According to TFD, the blaze burned at a guest house located at 2117 E. Granito Vista near South...
14:13, 08/16/2019

All work and no play: Americans skip leisure activities because of cost, survey finds Americans are passing up everything from ballgames to brunch, citing high prices and the burden of everyday bills. A new Bankrate.com survey found that roughly two-thirds of Americans say they’ve skipped out on a recreational activity such as an over...
14:13, 08/16/2019

TUSD calls for cancellation of recess, outdoor activity amid excessive heat warning TUCSON – With the Old Pueblo expected to hit temperatures above 110 degrees the next few days, it is fair to say that it is officially hot in Tucson. Whether it’s the hot-to-the-touch slides or the unbearable temperatures that hit at arou...
14:13, 08/16/2019

Hope Hicks rejects Dems' claim that she misled House Judiciary Committee Attorneys for former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Thursday said the longtime confidante of President Donald Trump stands by her testimony, disputing suggestions from House Democrats that she misled the House Judiciary Committee a...
15:00, 08/16/2019

DCCC chief overhauls hiring operation after lawmaker outcry Rep. Cheri Bustos, chair of House Democrats’ campaign arm, is trying to hit the reset button after a tumultuous month — hoping to convince frustrated black and Latino lawmakers that she is taking diversity seriously while maintaining her focus on hol...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Huawei Lambasted by China's Online Users for Taiwan Listing China's online users turned their patriotic wrath Wednesday on major domestic phone maker Huawei for not toeing Beijing's line when referring to Taiwan and Hong Kong....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Apple Says It's Responsible for 2.4 Million Jobs in the US Apple has created 2.4 million jobs across all the 50 US states so far, four times the number of American jobs attributable to the company eight years ago....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing to America amid a storm of online attacks The teenager is traveling to a United Nations climate conference aboard a zero-emissions sailboat. Fans are cheering her on, but critics have been ruthlessly derisive....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Family seeks more answers to London teen’s death in Malaysia The family of a 15-year-old London teen who was found dead nine days after she disappeared from a Malaysian forest resort says they will bring her body home and hope to find answers to their many questions about her death...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Disney+ may become home to a new 'Star Wars' series with Ewan McGregor The folks at Disney sure have been busy thinking of spinoff shows for the company's upcoming streaming platform. One of them will take place within the Star Wars universe, and according to Variety and Deadline, Ewan McGregor might reprise his ro...
15:00, 08/16/2019

| North Korea fires two 'unidentified projectiles' - Seoul North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the sea and launched a scathing attack on "foolish" calls for dialogue from South Korean leader Moon Jae-in....
15:52, 08/16/2019