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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 heritag...

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures

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Habsburg stud farm rides to UNESCO world heritage status The Kladruby stud in the Czech Republic has been breeding horses for royal service since the 1500s, when its sleek grey stallions were seen as a symbol of Habsburg power....
05:26, 07/19/2019

How to Find a Stud Without a Stud Finder We’ve all been there at some point: anxiously trying to find a wall stud while you’re in the process of hanging a picture, shelf or TV mount. Most stud finders are inconsistent at best, and I’ve found the more I learn about how houses are built, the ...
23:00, 06/08/2019

Ignas Brazdeikis is Knicks’ other one-and-done NBA draft stud RJ Barrett drew all the attention and the headlines, and justifiably so. The Knicks’ first-round pick out of Duke was at one time considered the best prospect in the draft and set the ACC freshman scoring record (860 points). But Barrett wasn’t the o...
03:13, 06/24/2019

Oregon defensive stud may be Knicks’ next undrafted steal LAS VEGAS — When the 17-65 wreckage ended on April 11, Knicks coach David Fizdale promised the club would bring in some defensive-minded players to the roster for 2019-20. Meet Kenny Wooten. Wooten, the power forward from Oregon, has looked impressiv...
08:13, 07/09/2019

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he woul...
12:26, 06/29/2019

All eyes are on Yankees’ stud prospect Deivi Garcia CLEVELAND — It comes with the territory of being a Yankees prospect, and as far as Deivi Garcia is concerned, he’ll pitch in whatever territory will have him. The 20-year-old Dominican right-hander Garcia has enjoyed a breakout 2019, and it took anot...
23:39, 07/07/2019

Yankees’ surprise stud suddenly nearing return Cameron Maybin is anxiously waiting to pick up where he left off. Since his third-inning exit from a strained left calf on June 21 against the Astros, Maybin has missed 15 straight games. But he feels on the cusp of a rehab assignment and inching clo...
03:13, 07/14/2019

Why Mets shouldn’t rush up stud pitching prospect Jason Vargas plans to return from the injured list Saturday afternoon to start for the Mets against the Tigers, and you know what that means: It’s time to contemplate other options for the Mets’ starting rotation. (Yes, to be fair, the soft-throwing ...
11:00, 05/25/2019

Kaare Vedvik is the stud Norwegian kicker the Ravens are looking to trade Ravens backup kicker Kaare Vedvik is familiar with using preseason games as an opportunity to showcase what he’s worth. The undrafted 25-year-old went 4 for 4 on field goals in Thursday night’s preseason opener against the Jaguars, with a long of 55 ...
23:39, 08/09/2019

Yankees’ stud prospect Deivi Garcia promoted to Triple-A Deivi Garcia, who some talent evaluators outside the organization believe is the Yankees’ top prospect, was promoted from Trenton (Double-A) to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday. Garcia, a 20-year-old right-hander from the Dominican Republic...
11:00, 07/12/2019

Padres vs. Blue Jays: Take a shot on San Diego and its stud rookie We’re fast and now we’re first. If you are reading this, you are not alone. According to a new quarterly book from the Alliance for Audited Media, your Sunday New York Post (Amed Rosario) has blown past the lazy Daily News (Robinson Cano) in circulat...
18:26, 05/26/2019

How Maximum Security's Kentucky Derby disqualification affects his stud value Maximum Security wasn't supposed to be this good, and that could impact his breeding value far more than the Kentucky Derby controversy.        ...
16:39, 05/07/2019

Czech spy claims are 'a lie', says Labour MP Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson has branded as "a lie" claims he was a Cold War spy who passed government secrets to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s....
18:00, 05/19/2019

Behind the Czech Protests Against Billionaire Premier Since the spring of 2019, Czechs have been protesting in the streets against billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis, who won power in 2017 on an anti-establishment platform. They say he is compromised by his business interests and may try to meddle ...
13:26, 06/25/2019

Vondrousova will be new face of Czech tennis, says Mandlikova Marketa Vondrousova's quest to become the first Czech woman to win the French Open for 38 years fell just short but she is destined to win a Grand Slam title, according to 1981 Roland Garros champion Hana Mandlikova....
02:13, 06/09/2019

Czech Republic handed 2020 Fed Cup wildcard Eleven-times champions Czech Republic have been handed a wildcard for next April's revamped Fed Cup finals in Budapest, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced on Wednesday....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Dovizioso leads tight Czech GP MotoGP FP1 Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso topped MotoGP Czech Grand Prix FP1, but Marc Marquez, Maverick Vinales and Miguel Oliveira all finished less than a tenth of a second behind...
16:13, 08/02/2019

Czech government survives no-confidence vote The Czech minority government led by the populist ANO party on Thursday survived a vote of no confidence called by the opposition, after a series of public protests against Prime Minister Andrej Babis....
07:26, 06/27/2019

Czech PM Babis: We do not need "Spitzenkandidaten" for Commission chief Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Thursday that the next European Commission should be led by a candidate reflecting the needs of all EU member states and not one of the "Spitzenkandidaten", or lead candidates proposed by factions in the Euro...
17:52, 06/13/2019

Czech telecom hopeful wants more spectrum available in 5G auction Czech Republic-based Nordic Telecom, aiming to become the country's fourth mobile operator, wants an upcoming auction of new-generation 5G frequencies to offer a greater proportion of spectrum for potential newcomers....
22:13, 07/30/2019

Czech PM found in conflict of interest by EU Commission: report The European Commission has determined that Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis is in conflict of interest because of his business empire placed in trust funds, and the country may lose some EU funding as a result, daily Hospodarske noviny reported on ...
21:39, 05/31/2019

Lorenzo to miss Czech and Austrian MotoGP rounds Jorge Lorenzo will miss the Czech and Austrian MotoGP races as the Spanish rider continues his recovery from fractured vertebrae, his Honda team said on Wednesday....
20:26, 07/24/2019

| Czech teenager Vondrousova into French Open quarters Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova raced into her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open by thrashing of Latvian 12th seed Anastasija Sevastova....
15:13, 06/02/2019

Czech bus catches fire after colliding with trucks, 1 dead PRAGUE (AP) — Czech firefighters and police say a bus transporting prisoners has caught fire after colliding with two trucks, one of them carrying two military tanks. The Prague rescue service says one person has died in the crash that took place Thu...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Two rare Barbary lion cubs born in Czech zoo DVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic — Two Barbary lion cubs have been born in a Czech zoo, a welcome addition to a small surviving population of a rare lion subspecies that has been extinct in the wild. The pair, one male and one female, were born on May 10...
00:52, 07/09/2019

Molinari cards 6 under for two-shot lead of Czech Masters Edoardo Molinari shot his second straight 6-under 66 to take a two-shot lead after two rounds of the Czech Masters        ...
06:39, 08/17/2019

Zdeněk Hřib: the Czech mayor who defied China By refusing to expel a Taiwanese diplomat, the Prague mayor has joined the ranks of local politicians confronting contentious national policiesZdeněk Hřib had been Prague’s mayor for little more than a month when he came face-to-face with the Czech c...
08:26, 07/03/2019

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

Russian airlines cancel some Czech flights in route row Aeroflot and two other Russian airlines canceled several flights to and from the Czech Republic on Tuesday after the Czech Transport Ministry withdrew permits for the flights....
13:26, 07/02/2019

Czech PM warns of snap election if coalition crumbles Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Sunday there would be a snap election if his coalition partner goes through with threat to quit, raising the prospect of more political turmoil after weeks of street protests against his rule....
18:00, 06/30/2019

| Czech teacher survives 34 years with heart transplant A Czech teacher survived more than 34 years with a heart transplant, making him one of the longest living transplant patients, Czech media and a hospital say....
05:26, 05/15/2019

Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation PRAGUE (AP) — The biggest anti-government protest in Prague since the 1989 pro-democratic Velvet Revolution is underway as Czechs urge Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign. Protesters came to the capital from all corners of the Czech Republic to att...
18:13, 06/23/2019

Wholesaler Metro gets €5.8bn takeover bid from Czech-Slovak pair The board of the world's eighth largest retailer has advised shareholders to reject the offer, saying it is far too low. The German wholesaler is present in 25 countries, but has struggled in recent years....
01:13, 06/24/2019

Rins feared tyre would "explode" in MotoGP Czech GP Suzuki rider Alex Rins says he feared his rear tyre might explode during last weekend's Czech Grand Prix after missing out on a place on the podium to Jack Miller...
21:00, 08/06/2019

Czech government faces no-confidence vote over PM’s scandal PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech coalition government led by populist Prime Minister Andrej Babis is facing a parliamentary no-confidence vote over European Union subsidies that were paid to his former business empire. Five opposition parties requested the vo...
12:52, 06/26/2019

Czech opposition parties to challenge PM Babis in no-confidence vote Opposition parties said they will call a vote of no-confidence in Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis's government over alleged conflicts of interest, although they lack enough votes to win....
12:52, 06/18/2019

Marquez equals Doohan's MotoGP pole record at Czech GP "Honda\u0027s MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez took a tyre gamble in drying conditions and equalled Australian Mick Doohan\u0027s record of 58 top class pole positions at the Czech Grand Prix in Brno on Saturday."...
19:26, 08/03/2019

Hungary’s Orban hosts Polish, Czech and Slovak leaders BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government says Prime Minister Viktor Orban is hosting a meeting with his counterparts from Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to discuss the European Union, which will choose new leaders in coming weeks. C...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Czech brewers put modern pubs on tap to court hipster crowd For generations, Czechs have consumed world-beating volumes of beer in the smoky, wood-panelled rooms of their local pubs, all but indistinguishable from each other bar the brand of lager flowing......
02:13, 06/06/2019

Czech Culture Minister Resigns After Firing Museum Directors Antonin Stanek faced international complaints after he dismissed two museum chiefs. He said they had committed crimes, but many saw the moves as personal....
22:39, 05/16/2019

Czech international Sural dead after auto accident in Turkey Czech international Josef Sural has died and six other players have been injured after their team's bus was involved in an auto accident on the way home from a game in Turkey's top-tier soccer league        ...
09:13, 04/29/2019

Czech international Sural killed in auto accident in Turkey Czech Republic international Josef Sural was killed and six other Alanyaspor players were injured when their van was involved in an accident on the way home from a Turkish league soccer match        ...
11:13, 04/29/2019

Thousands of Czech protesters demand justice minister resign PRAGUE (AP) — Tens of thousands Czechs are rallying in Prague as the protests demanding the resignation of the new justice minister intensify. The protesters say the minister might compromise the legal system at a time when prosecutors have to decide...
21:13, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Czech finance ministry plans 7 pct rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalising a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a 7 percent rate....
15:52, 04/30/2019

Hungary's Orban hosts Polish, Czech and Slovak leaders The Hungarian government says Prime Minister Viktor Orban is hosting a meeting with his counterparts from Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to discuss the European Union, which will choose new leaders in coming weeks....
16:26, 06/13/2019

Czech Republic: Thousands protest replacement of justice minister Thousands of Czechs have rallied to protest the planned appointment of the country's new justice minister. Protesters say proposed new minister Marie Benesova is too close to the current president and prime minister....
16:26, 05/01/2019

Czech Republic urges EU to start talks with North Macedonia The Czech prime minister is urging the European Union to start accession talks with North Macedonia, saying failure to do so would send the wrong message to would-be members of the bloc....
18:13, 06/11/2019

Rare Barbary lion cubs make their debut at Czech Zoo Roaring, pouncing and chasing each other, two Barbary lion cubs have made their public debut at a Czech Zoo, adding to a lion subspecies that has long been extinct in the wild and can only be found in captivity....
13:52, 07/09/2019

EU dismisses Czech prime minister's criticism of subsidy audit Andrej Babis had told Czech lawmakers that an EU audit on subsidies to his private business was an attack on the Czech Republic. More than 100,000 people took to the streets on Tuesday calling on Babis to resign....
06:52, 06/06/2019

Czech finance ministry plans 7 percent rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalizing a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a 7 percent rate....
18:26, 04/30/2019

Czech government survives no-confidence vote but cabinet still fragile The Czech minority government led by the populist ANO party on Thursday survived a vote of no confidence in parliament after public protests against Prime Minister Andrej Babis, but the cabinet's fate was still in the balance....
13:26, 06/27/2019

Czech government on brink as president again refuses to sack minister The Czech ruling coalition appeared closer to collapse on Thursday after President Milos Zeman again refused a government request to sack the culture minister, raising the possibility of a snap election....
18:52, 07/04/2019

ERC1 Junior leader Mares bounces back after Czech crash "ACCR Czech Rally Team’s young star in an R5 car Filip Mareš is back on form in his quest for FIA ERC1 Junior Championship success on Rally di Roma Capitale, building up his confidence after a crash last weekend."...
16:00, 07/20/2019

| Marquez extends lead with 50th career race win at Czech MotoGP Marc Marquez claimed his 50th career race win with victory at the Czech MotoGP on Sunday after the race had originally been delayed by 45 minutes due to rain....
16:52, 08/04/2019

Czech Republic approved for Viper, Black Hawk helicopter purchases The U.S. State Department has approved two possible contracts with Czech Republic worth more than $1 billion for AH-1Z Viper and UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters....
15:52, 05/07/2019

Vinales fears prior strong results were "lucky" after tough Czech GP Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales fears his two strong results at Assen and the Sachsenring were merely "lucky" after struggling to a lowly 10th at the Czech Grand Prix...
17:52, 08/05/2019

'Biggest protest since fall of Communism' demands the resignation of 'Czech Trump' Tens of thousands of Czechs took to the streets of Prague on Sunday, taking part in what its organizers described as "the biggest protest since the fall of Communism."...
05:00, 06/24/2019

Prague's 'biggest protests since fall of Communism' demand Czech PM's exit Tens of thousands of Czechs took to the streets of Prague on Tuesday, taking part in what its organizers described as "the biggest protest since the fall of Communism."...
15:13, 06/05/2019

Germany beats Finland, Czech Republic tops Swiss at worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored tiebreaking and go-ahead goals late in the third period, lifting Germany to a 4-2 win over Finland at the world hockey championship. Both Group A teams will advance to the quarterfinals and their seeding ...
19:26, 05/21/2019

Czech 2020 budget talks stall, Social Democrats want more funds Czech government talks on the 2020 budget hit a wall on Wednesday after the junior ruling party Social Democrats rejected current plans and said its ministries were around 20 billion crowns ($870 million) short of funds....
14:13, 07/31/2019

| Czech teen Vondrousova to face Konta for Roland Garros final spot Czech 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova will face Britain's Johanna Konta for a place in the Roland Garros final after both players swept through their quarter-finals...
03:13, 06/05/2019

Billionaire Czech prime minister's business ties fuel corruption scandal It's the Czech Republic's largest protest since 1989. Some 250,000 people have taken to the street calling for Andrej Babis to resign amid a corruption scandal that intertwines his government and former business empire....
07:00, 06/26/2019

Europe heatwave breaks records in Germany, Czech Republic as region sizzles A scorching heatwave is baking western and central Europe, setting new temperature records for June in Germany and the Czech Republic as forecasters warn it will get hotter before the heat dissipates....
00:13, 06/28/2019

Czech owners of Skoda, Volkswagen cars qualify for $23 million compensation: report A Prague district court has ruled that Czech owners of Skoda and Volkswagen cars qualify for 533 million crowns ($23.30 million) in compensation linked to VW's diesel emissions scandal, a news website reported on Wednesday....
17:26, 06/19/2019

Czech owners of Skoda, Volkswagen cars qualify for $23 million compensation, court says A Prague district court has ruled that a number of Czech owners of Skoda and Volkswagen cars qualify for 533 million crowns ($23.30 million) in compensation linked to VW's diesel emissions scandal, the ruling seen by Reuters said....
20:00, 06/19/2019

Soccer: Czech striker Sural from Turkey's Alanyaspor killed in bus crash - club Czech soccer player Josef Sural from Turkey's top tier Aytemiz Alanyaspor was killed after a minibus carrying players from the club crashed while returning from an away match, the club said on Monday....
09:39, 04/29/2019

Report: Cryptocurrency businesses must register with Czech regulator or face $560K fine Cryptocurrency companies operating in the Czech Republic will reportedly be subject to greater control by the government, a local newspaper says. According to Hospodářské Noviny, the country’s adoption of the European Union‘s (EU) 5th Anti-Money Laun...
19:13, 08/08/2019

MotoGP live stream: how to watch the 2019 Czech motorcycle Grand Prix online from anywhere The 2019 MotoGP season is well underway with the tenth race set to take place at the Automotodrom Brno in the Czech Republic. The racing has been tight so far with battles between big riders like Marc Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso so expect this the C...
23:39, 08/04/2019

Beyond Prague: Experience the Czech Republic's grand castles, countryside and a bone church To experience more of the real Czech Republic, take a bus or train ride outside of Prague to see some of the many worthwhile sights just beyond.       ...
17:26, 07/31/2019

Turkish soccer club says Czech player Josef Sural has died after an auto accident involving the team's bus. Turkish soccer club says Czech player Josef Sural has died after an auto accident involving the team's bus.        ...
09:13, 04/29/2019

Floods Swamp U.S. Farm Belt The wettest year on record is piling up costs for the nation’s biggest agricultural companies, stalling farmers’ fieldwork and slowing shipments across the U.S. Farm Belt....
12:52, 05/23/2019

Smithfield Foods says will not take U.S. farm aid funds Smithfield Foods, a subsidiary of China's WH Group, said on Friday it would not take money the U.S. farm aid program designed to offset losses from Washington's trade war with Beijing....
19:13, 05/31/2019

Wet Weather Swamps Farm Suppliers Record-breaking rains continue to vex the agricultural industry, adding hundreds of millions of dollars in costs for grain traders and crop-seed suppliers....
03:52, 08/02/2019

Kudlow says China trade talks still on, more farm aid possible White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday that despite the recent escalation in the trade war with Beijing, the Trump administration remained open to negotiations and could again halt the proposed tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese...
20:39, 08/06/2019

America's farm workers are aging, not being replaced The average age of America's hired farm laborers is steadily increasing, threatening the future of the nation's farming industry, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture....
11:13, 05/08/2019

Orange, Conn.: A Farm Town for Families The town that developed as a suburb of New Haven and Bridgeport has a range of housing and an annual country fair that ‘pretty much everybody’ attends....
19:39, 05/22/2019

Bioengineered salmon won’t come from US’s biggest farm state PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Genetically engineered salmon is heading to store shelves in the U.S., but it won’t be coming from the biggest salmon farming state in the country. Massachusetts-based AquaBounty Technologies says American supermarkets co...
18:13, 06/09/2019

This robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming Iron Ox's robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming. The plants are grown without soil in sensor-connected, hydroponic trays. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is the transcript of the video. This roboti...
01:00, 07/20/2019

Goat farm experiences baby boom (WGAL/NBC News) A Pennsylvania farm is experiencing an unprecedented baby boom. Over the last two weeks three goats at the Amish Farm & House in Lancaster have welcomed a total of 12 babies. It’s the most kids born in the farm’s over 60 y...
10:39, 05/10/2019

Admission Prices Going Up At Thoroughbred Retirement Farm GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky says it will raise admission prices for public farm tours. Officials at Old Friends farm say that beginning July 1, the cost of daily guided walking tours of the nonprofit organization...
14:13, 05/31/2019

Largest wind power farm in Africa Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind power farm in a bid to boost electricity generating capacity and to meet the country's ambitious goal of 100% green energy by 2020....
15:13, 07/21/2019

Third Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Friday they will cull 30,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in northern Bulgaria, the third industrial farm hit by the fast spreading deadly virus....
19:13, 07/26/2019

Fifth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian authorities said on Wednesday that they would cull another 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in the north of the country, the fifth hit by the fast-spreading virus this month....
23:00, 07/31/2019

This Guy Got Trapped in a Big Piece of Farm Equipment and CUT OFF HIS GODDAMN LEG Picture yourself on a farm, doing farmer shit, when suddenly your leg becomes stuck in a large piece of machinery you’re working with. What do you do? A guy in Nebraska chose to cut his losses in the realest way possible. And by “cut,” I mean he chop...
21:00, 05/14/2019

Explainer: What extra U.S. farm products could China buy? China has agreed to make unspecified new purchases of farm products from the United States, President Donald Trump said after meeting his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Japan....
23:13, 07/01/2019

Brexit enforcer Cummings’ farm took €235,000 in EU handouts Boris Johnson aide, a strident critic of Brussels, is accused of hypocrisy over paymentsBoris Johnson’s controversial enforcer, Dominic Cummings, an architect of Brexit and a fierce critic of Brussels, is co-owner of a farm that has received €250,000...
12:52, 08/11/2019

Barty stops US teen's French run; faces Czech teen in final Ash Barty came back from a set and a break down to end 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova's French Open run with a topsy-turvy 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 victory that put her in her first Grand Slam final        ...
14:52, 06/07/2019

U.S. farm aid should not benefit foreign companies -Democratic senators Nine Democratic senators urged the Trump administration to ensure an aid package meant to compensate U.S. farmers for losses stemming from the U.S.-China trade war does not end up in the hands of foreign companies....
21:52, 05/30/2019

6 Arrested For Cow Slaughter At Mayawati's Party Leader's Farm In UP Six people were arrested for allegedly slaughtering a cow while seven others managed to flee during a late night raid at a farm owned by Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Ruchi Veera....
02:39, 07/27/2019

Destiny 2’s Latest Exploit Lets You Farm Materials By Doing Nothing For the entire five-year span of Destiny’s existence as a series, players have been looking for ways to exploit it. Any old Destiny head will speak fondly of the days we had Loot Caves and cheesed bosses without shame. In the pantheon of cheap Destin...
21:13, 07/16/2019

Man sentenced in deaths of 2 girls found on Colorado farm A man was sentenced to 24 years in prison in the 2017 deaths of two sisters who were banished to a car without food or water by members of a doomsday religious group because the girls were thought to have been impure....
23:00, 06/14/2019

Facebook is financing a massive solar farm in Texas Facebook is investing heavily in a massive solar farm in Texas as it rumbles towards its goal of running entirely on renewable energy by the end of next year. Renewables company Longroad Energy has started building the Prospero Solar project in Andre...
18:39, 05/31/2019

Flooding disrupts farm shipments on the Mississippi River OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Normally this time of year, huge barges can be seen chugging up the Mississippi River, carrying millions of tons of grain to market and bringing agriculture-related products to farmers in the Midwest for the new growing season. But...
18:13, 05/18/2019

Deere Says Trouble on the Farm Will Drag on Profits, Sales Deere & Co. lowered its profit and sales forecasts to reflect slackening demand for its tractors and planters, as trade disputes and bad weather weigh on U.S. farm incomes....
02:13, 05/18/2019

Hamptonites rejoice for new Round Swamp Farm store For some Hamptonites, this is the most exciting thing to happen in Montauk since word that the Surf Lodge spent $1.4 million on new toilets — Round Swamp Farm is opening a third outpost. The cute, rustic, family-owned and -operated market, which serv...
07:00, 06/03/2019

African swine fever hits another pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria has detected another outbreak of African swine fever at a pig breeding farm near the north eastern city of Ruse, after the deadly virus was discovered earlier this month, the food safety agency said on Wednesday....
21:13, 07/24/2019

The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Came Online The UK is quickly becoming the epicenter of the offshore wind industry. Point in case: On Monday, the first part of the world’s largest and furthest offshore wind farm came online.Read more......
02:52, 06/04/2019

The Biggest Little Farm is a simplified, PR-friendly look at an agricultural triumph John and Molly Chester’s entire life changed when they adopted Todd, their beloved rescue dog. After his incessant barking forced them to move out of their small Santa Monica apartment, the couple decided to fulfill their dream of starting a “traditi...
20:13, 05/08/2019

France asks EU for early farm aid to help drought-hit farmers France will ask the European Commission to bring forward the payment of 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) of subsidies to help farmers cope with a hot spell that hurt crops and pasture, with more damage feared this week, the farm minister said on Monda...
19:13, 07/22/2019

Mexico says US development aid to fund wind farm, LNG plant The Mexican government says a natural gas plant and a wind farm to produce electricity will be the first two projects under a U.S. development program to improve the economy of Mexico’s poor south as a way to discourage migration...
07:13, 07/11/2019

Video shows animal abuse at Indiana farm: What we know so far The Animal Recovery Mission's four-minute, 11-second video accuses the northern Indiana farm of "daily mistreatment of the resident farm animals."        ...
07:00, 06/06/2019

Scientist to politicians: End oil, farm subsidies to save planet Robert Watson chose his favorite accessories to deliver the scientific community’s starkest warning yet over the accelerating demise of Earth's life support systems: a tie with a dodo pattern, and cufflinks engraved with designs of tiny watches....
01:26, 05/07/2019

Death penalty possible in Myanmar cannabis farm case A court in Myanmar has formally charged an American man and two local co-workers with violating drug laws concerning marijuana, with potential penalties ranging from five years’ imprisonment to death...
17:39, 05/21/2019

California moves to ban farm pesticide that Trump's EPA has defended California wants to ban chlorpyrifos, a controversial pesticide used on almond, citrus and grape crops in the nation's largest agricultural state....
07:13, 05/09/2019

Trump Administration Rolls Out $16 Billion Farm-Aid Program President Trump rolled out a $16 billion plan to help farmers hit by the trade conflict with China and suggested Huawei Technologies could potentially be a bargaining chip in settling the dispute....
04:00, 05/24/2019

Farm reveals escaped wallaby spotted in village is one of two The owners of a wallaby seen hopping loose in an English village revealed there are actually two of the animals on the loose, and they were deliberately released by unknown culprits....
11:01, 07/06/2019

Facebook is building a massive solar farm in Texas ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that’s believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and the social media giant’s first direct investment in renewable energy. Boston-based renewable energy de...
18:39, 06/11/2019

The Latest: 3 charged of animal cruelty at Indiana farm The Latest on an animal rights group's video of showing workers kicking and throwing young calves at an Indiana dairy farm (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Three people have been charged with animal cruelty following the release of video showing workers ...
04:00, 06/11/2019

Trump ratchets up farm assistance as trade war broadens The $16 billion in aid to farmers that the Trump administration announced Friday is an increase on the $12 billion aid package last year. Administration officials said the total amount of aid was hiked and the formula for distributing it tweaked beca...
12:39, 05/24/2019

Living In: Orange, Conn.: A Farm Town for Families The town that developed as a suburb of New Haven and Bridgeport has a range of housing and an annual country fair that ‘pretty much everybody’ attends....
12:00, 05/22/2019

Fourth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Tuesday they would cull 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in the northeast, the fourth industrial farm hit by the fast-spreading virus....
05:00, 07/31/2019

Riverdale Somehow Makes The Farm Even Creepier in Sneak Peek Another episode of Riverdale, another creepy thing to learn about The Farm. This week, as you can see in the exclusive clip above, Betty (Lili Reinhart) learns that Edgar (Chad Michael......
18:26, 05/08/2019

Old Friends Farm holding homecoming event this weekend GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky that is home to champion horses is having its annual homecoming event this weekend. Farm tours, live music, auctions, barbecue buffets and more will be featured during the Sunday event...
13:26, 05/02/2019

The Latest: 1 arrested on abuse charges at Indiana farm FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on alleged animal abuse at an Indiana dairy farm that’s a popular agritourism destination (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Authorities have arrested one of three people charged with animal cruelty following the rel...
04:00, 06/13/2019

Police investigate alleged animal abuse at famous farm Undercover video released by an animal rights group shows workers kicking and throwing young calves at an Indiana dairy farm that's a popular destination for school field trips....
20:52, 06/05/2019

Trump says agreed U.S. won't raise tariffs, China will buy U.S. farm goods U.S. President Donald Trump said he and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agreed on Saturday that the United States would refrain from raising levies on Chinese imports for now while China would buy more U.S. agricultural products....
15:39, 06/29/2019

U.S. expects China to buy farm products during trade talks: Kudlow White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday said China was expected to move forward with agricultural purchases from the United States even as trade talks resumed between the two countries, with top officials slated to talk by phone this wee...
20:39, 07/09/2019

World's largest urban farm to open – on a Paris rooftop With the 14,000m² farm set to open in the south-west of Paris early next year, Guardian Cities gets a taste of what’s in storeIt’s a warm afternoon in late spring and before us rows of strawberry plants rustle in the breeze as the scent of fragrant h...
07:26, 08/13/2019

After nearly 70 years, a Pennsylvania farm boy killed in Korea will be coming home Pfc. Earl Markle went missing in action in Korea in 1950. Finally, his body has been identified, and he will be coming home.        ...
14:52, 07/04/2019

Two escape from Florida farm where a couple was preparing for Armageddon, police say The females reported they were physically and sexually abused by the couple, who stockpiled "food rations and weapons" in case of disaster.        ...
20:39, 07/13/2019

Wall Street banks bailing on troubled U.S. farm sector In the wake of the U.S. housing meltdown of the late 2000s, JPMorgan Chase & Co hunted for new ways to expand its loan business beyond the troubled mortgage sector....
18:13, 07/11/2019

Why chef Taylor Knapp set up a snail farm on LI’s North Fork A few years ago, after working at world-renowned, cutting-edge restaurants like Copenhagen’s Noma, Taylor Knapp was shocked to learn that many of America’s top chefs got their escargots from (gasp!) a can. So, after settling on Long Island’s North Fo...
04:00, 07/08/2019

Trump reveals $16B farm aid package amid trade war with China WASHINGTON — President Trump announced $16 billion in fresh aid to help farmers and ranchers who have been hurt by his year-long trade war with China. “We will ensure that the farmers will get the relief that they need and very, very quickly. I...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Trump Administration to Announce Farm Aid to Ease Pain of Trade War The Trump administration is preparing to announce a substantial aid package for farmers as early as Thursday to mollify an important political constituency hurt by a trade clash with China...
17:13, 05/23/2019

Enslaved on a British cannabis farm: ‘The plants were more valuable than my life’ Minh was 16 when he was kidnapped, raped and trafficked to the UK, and then locked up and forced to grow cannabis. But when the police found him, he was treated like a criminal rather than a victim. By Annie Kelly More from this series: Exploitation ...
16:39, 07/26/2019

Former Journalist Bill Goodman To Emcee Fancy Farm Picnic KET FANCY FARM, Ky. (AP) — Former KET journalist Bill Goodman will emcee the political speaking event at this year’s Fancy Farm picnic. The annual fundraiser for St. Jerome’s Parish is scheduled for August 3. The picnic includes the tra...
12:52, 06/03/2019

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in upstate New York. When half a million people descend on a single, 600-acre farm in the midst ...
12:13, 08/01/2019

Trump Calls On Japan's Abe to Lift Tariffs on U.S. Farm Goods President Trump expressed optimism for a new trade deal with Japan, but said Japanese tariffs on U.S. farm products must be lifted and suggested the U.S. could use levies on Japanese cars as leverage....
16:52, 04/28/2019

MoviePass sent to nice farm upstate with app updates, lots of room to run As anyone who tried to use subscription movie service MoviePass to duck into the theaters this holiday weekend—and we’re aware that that’s a proposition that hinges on so many hypotheticals at this point that it might as well be non-existent—already ...
13:00, 07/07/2019

Teen finds prehistoric jaw bone of mastodon on Iowa farm A teenager got a big surprise while looking for arrowheads on an Iowa farm. Instead of any arrowheads, the teen found a 30-inch jaw bone of a mastodon — a prehistoric hairy elephant, related to the mammoth. Mastodons went extinct about 10,000 y...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Must Farm: Britain's Pompeii Reveals Burning Bronze Age Secrets Dubbed ‘Britain’s Pompeii,’ Must Farm is an amazingly well-preserved Bronze Age site in Cambridgeshire, England. The 3,000-year-old site has made international archaeology news headlines time and again for fantastic discoveries. Tools, housing, and e...
16:26, 06/12/2019

Did Trump Make Up the Claim About Mexico Buying More U.S. Farm Goods? The story about the Trump administration’s negotiations with Mexican officials over immigration and the threat of tariffs continued for a second day to raise more questions, prompted by dubious claims by the president....
20:52, 06/09/2019

Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah....
07:26, 08/06/2019

New video shows adult cows being abused at Indiana farm FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — An animal rights group has released new undercover video showing workers at an Indiana dairy farm abusing adult cows while loading them into a milking carousel that visitors can tour at the popular agritourism destination. The ...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Elephant Enters Farm, Kills Man In Chhattisgarh's Jashpur District A wild elephant attacked and killed a villager in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district, the fifth such death reported from the area in just over a month, a forest department official said Friday....
15:00, 06/07/2019

‘Biggest Little Farm’ review: Riveting nature film is a pig deal Like many farm-to-table foodies, filmmaker John Chester and his chef wife Molly talked about the dream of living off the land. But this idealistic couple actually took the next step and did it, buying 200 acres north of Los Angeles. Their aim: to cre...
00:39, 05/10/2019

| West African farm 'bootcamp' gets green entrepreneurs into shape Machetes in hand and wearing a straw hat against the sun, the participants of an "agro-bootcamp" in the farmlands of the West African nation of Benin harvest maize, cowpeas and rice....
16:39, 06/10/2019

African swine fever hits sixth pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria's veterinary authorities said on Friday they would cull 8,253 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in the northeast of the country, the sixth industrial farm in the Balkan nation to be hit by the virus....
08:13, 08/03/2019

African swine fever hits pig farm in northeast Bulgaria Bulgaria reported on Saturday an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm for pigs near the Danube city of Ruse in the north east of the Balkan country....
17:26, 07/20/2019

Trump simplifies reviews of genetically modified farm products U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday directing federal agencies to streamline the review process for agricultural biotechnology including genetically modified livestock and seeds....
04:52, 06/12/2019

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods - Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to banker surveys released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Banks of St...
00:52, 08/09/2019

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods: Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to banker surveys released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Banks of St...
03:39, 08/09/2019

INSIGHT-Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah....
01:52, 08/06/2019

SoftBank to launch service to help power self-driving buses, farm machinery Japan's SoftBank Corp said on Monday it will launch a service that uses satellite navigation data and its network of mobile base stations to help power self-driving buses, drones and farm machinery....
10:26, 06/03/2019

Farm equipment maker Deere's dealers reel from trade war, bad weather When China announced this week that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural products and might impose additional tariffs on farm shipments from America, Dave Schmidt braced for another blow to his business....
08:52, 08/10/2019

Equestrienne shot on Olympian’s farm identified as award-winning rider The equestrienne shot on a ritzy New Jersey farm was identified by sources as national medalist Lauren Kanarek, as charges were announced against the former US Olympian who owns the sprawl. Kanarek, 38, was blasted two times at close range by 2008 dr...
07:39, 08/09/2019

Terrorism survivors: Forced to farm, fish, fight, ‘they slaughtered three of my friends’ To mark next week’s International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa earlier in the year, to interview people who have personal stories to tell ...
19:26, 08/15/2019

Canadian farm exports run into Chinese wall amid diplomatic dispute An expanding list of Canadian farm exports is hitting obstacles at Chinese ports, leaving sellers of soybeans, peas and pork scrambling amid a bitter diplomatic dispute....
07:13, 04/29/2019

Government To Present Full-Year Budget On July 5: Farm Minister Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government stepped up farm support and reduced the tax burden for the middle class in its interim budget in February, which was presented ahead of the elections which......
00:13, 06/01/2019

Canadian farm exports hit new Chinese obstacles amid diplomatic dispute An expanding list of Canadian farm exports is hitting obstacles at Chinese ports, leaving sellers of soybeans, peas and pork scrambling amid a bitter diplomatic dispute....
23:00, 04/29/2019

"Did You Receive Farm Loan Waiver" Smriti Irani Asked, Crowd Said... As Union Minister Smriti Irani campaigned in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday ahead of the fifth phase of voting, one of her attacks on Congress chief Rahul Gandhi seemingly backfired....
02:26, 05/09/2019

Bulk of Trump's U.S. farm aid goes to biggest and wealthiest farmers: advocacy group More than half of the Trump administration's $8.4 billion in trade aid payments to U.S. farmers through April was received by the top 10% of recipients, the country's biggest and most successful farmers, a study by an advocacy group showed on Tuesday...
22:13, 07/30/2019

EPA chief defends biofuel waivers in meeting with farm senators: sources The head of the U.S.  Environmental Protection Agency defended his agency's expanded use of waivers exempting refineries from the country's biofuel law during a closed-door meeting with farm state senators last week, arguing the program has had no ne...
21:00, 07/30/2019

Trump administration reveals details of $16 billion farm bailout in U.S. trade war The Trump administration revealed new details of its $16 billion aid package for farmers hit in the U.S.-China trade war — with key provisions meant to avoid large corporations scooping up big payouts......
22:39, 07/25/2019

These designers want to hide a cryptocurrency mining farm in a skyscraper water park The cryptocurrency and blockchain industry has thrown out its fair share of zany ideas over the last few years. But a group of designers is taking wild blockchain concepts to new heights with their plans for a cryptocurrency mining facility hidden in...
14:52, 06/03/2019

Prince Charles wraps up German tour with visit to Bavarian farm The prince and his wife Camilla have ended their four-day tour with a visit to an organic farm outside Munich. They enjoyed seeing animals and making pretzels at the farm....
20:52, 05/10/2019

Making A Difference: Garrard Co. Horse Farm Offers Program For Veterans GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Garrard County horse farm is offering a program that helps men and women experiencing PTSD and addiction. Military veterans like Cortney Moguel come to Hooves of Hope Equestrian Center to find peace through a sp...
21:26, 05/15/2019

After Trade War Truce, Trump Accuses China of Not Buying Enough U.S. Farm Products (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday accused China of “letting us down” by not promptly buying more U.S. farm products. “They have not been buying the agricultural products from our great Farmers that they said th...
00:13, 07/12/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump simplifies reviews of genetically modified farm products U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday directing federal agencies to streamline the review process for agricultural biotechnology including genetically modified livestock and seeds....
02:39, 06/12/2019

Farm industry in the dark about Trump's promised aid for China trade fight President Trump has promised as much as $15 billion in aid to the agricultural industry to make up for China's retaliatory tariffs, but farm trade associations say they don't know yet how the assistance would work....
07:39, 05/15/2019

Senegal imports turbines for West Africa's first big wind farm project Senegal started importing turbines for its first large-scale wind farm on Thursday, the biggest such project in West Africa that will supply nearly a sixth of the country's power....
05:39, 05/24/2019

Award-winning farm animal busted for using performance-enhancing drugs There are few things worse than seeing an elite performance ruined by claims of performance-enhancing drugs, but alas, this is the world we live in. It’s bad enough to see a home run streak hit with an asterisk, or a boxing match nullified afte...
22:00, 07/22/2019

Raids Against Maharashtra Politician's Firm Accused Of Farm Loan Fraud The Enforcement Directorate conducted searches at multiple locations in Maharashtra on Thursday in connection with an alleged Rs-328 crore farm loan fraud, perpetrated using identities of "bogus and......
18:26, 06/06/2019

U.S. Midwest farm incomes fall in second quarter in wake of record floods U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to a banker survey released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis....
21:13, 08/08/2019

GOP's farm belt Senators back Trump as China takes aim at U.S. agriculture Republican lawmakers in the farm belt are standing with President Donald Trump in the wake of an escalating trade war with China, which retaliated on Monday with more tariffs on agricultural goods....
22:13, 05/13/2019

Will & Kate visit farm country, try their hands at shearing squirming sheep The royal Cambridge couple spent a day in British farm country, visiting a sheep farm and trying their hands at shearing some squirmy sheep.        ...
02:26, 06/12/2019

Lion tears off 4-year-old girl’s scalp at South Africa big cat farm A lion ripped off a 4-year-old girl’s scalp in South Africa when the tot and her father got a little too close to a fence closing off the big cats from the public, according to a new report. Dina Marie de Beer is listed in critical condition after th...
18:13, 05/16/2019

China Importers Seek To Lift Tariffs On US Farm Goods: Reports Chinese importers are applying to their government to lift tariffs on some US agricultural imports, state media reported on Sunday, three weeks after the two sides reached a truce in their trade war....
19:13, 07/21/2019

His NFL dreams fell apart. So former Iowa star Drew Ott is building a new life on the farm In 2015, former Iowa Hawkeyes football star Drew Ott was "on top of the world." Gruesome injuries killed his NFL dream, so now he's adjusting to new reality as a farmer.        ...
23:00, 05/25/2019

New Menu: FIRE At The Park Takes Farm-To-Table Concept To Next Level The new summer menu at Fire is over 80% organic and has been designed to source ingredients from a growing list of suppliers and farmers who practice sustainable techniques to offer environmentally......
17:39, 07/18/2019

Trump says China is 'letting us down' by not buying US farm products during trade talks If China does not buy U.S. crops, it could bode poorly for a U.S.-China trade deal as Washington has said it expects Beijing to purchase agricultural products....
13:39, 07/27/2019

Farm loans and ports on Indian opposition's post-election agenda A loan waiver program for farmers and privatization of air and sea ports will be among the post-election priorities if India's opposition parties pull off an unexpected victory in the national vote, a regional party leader told Reuters....
20:26, 05/16/2019

Olivia Newton-John selling Australian farm she's owned for nearly four decades Olivia Newton-John apparently isn’t as hopelessly devoted to her Australian farm, as the property has just hit the market in New South Wales for $3.9 million....
01:13, 05/04/2019

Democratic hopeful Bennet unveils climate plan with farm, conservation focus U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a 2020 Democratic presidential contender, unveiled a plan on Monday to tackle climate change with a focus on slashing emissions from farming and ranching and conserving nearly a third of U.S. lands....
18:00, 05/20/2019

U.S. farm state senators introduce bill to overhaul biofuel waiver program Two Midwest senators said Friday they had introduced a bill to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's biofuel waiver program, which the corn industry says helps oil companies at the expense of farmers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-...
17:39, 06/14/2019

Trump administration announces $16 billion farm aid plan to offset trade war losses The Trump administration on Thursday unveiled a $16 billion farm aid package to offset losses from a 10-month trade war with China and said payment rates to farmers would be determined by where they farm rather than what crops they grow....
20:52, 05/23/2019

U.S. farm state senators unveil bill to overhaul biofuel waiver program Two Midwest senators said on Friday they have introduced a bill to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's opaque biofuel waiver program, which the corn industry says helps oil companies at the expense of farmers https://www.reuters.com/article/...
04:00, 06/15/2019

North Dakota's First Solar Farm Opens on Standing Rock Tribal Land In 2016, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe launched a battle against an oil pipeline running across their ancestral lands. Despite their efforts gaining international attention, the 1,172 mile-long Dakota Access Pipeline was built anyway. The tribe lost ...
21:39, 07/26/2019

UPDATE 1-Canadian farm exports hit new Chinese obstacles amid diplomatic dispute An expanding list of Canadian farm exports is hitting obstacles at Chinese ports, leaving sellers of soybeans, peas and pork scrambling amid a bitter diplomatic dispute....
21:52, 04/29/2019

Opposition Leaders Stage Protest Demanding Complete Farm Loan Waiver Opposition lawmakers in Maharashtra today staged a protest here alleging agrarian crisis in the state and made a strong pitch for complete farm loan waiver....
11:39, 06/18/2019

Farm states slammed by double whammy of US-China trade war and immigration woes Farm states are suffering from a host of challenges, including trade concerns, climate change, depressed commodity prices and a lack of immigrant labor. Bankruptcies are on the rise, threatening the family farm....
14:39, 07/10/2019

U.S. bill raising debt ceiling for farm bankruptcies heads to White House With farm bankruptcies rising and agricultural debt loads soaring, the U.S. Senate has passed a bill that will make it easier for more farmers with larger amounts of debt to file for bankruptcy protection....
02:39, 08/03/2019

Lions balding and scab-ridden at farm where they're bred for 'snuggle scam' trade MISSING their fur and covered in scabs, these lions, neglected at a farm where they're bred for the tourist trade, are a far cry from the 'king of beasts' seen in the wild....
14:13, 05/10/2019

Exclusive: Senior aide to Brazil farm minister targeted by graft probe A senior adviser to Brazilian Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias is being investigated over his management of a public contract five years ago, according to two people familiar with the matter and documents from an internal ministry probe seen...
21:39, 07/12/2019

Animal rights group releases longer video showing farm abuse FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — An animal rights group has released a longer video showing workers kicking and throwing young calves at a northwestern Indiana dairy farm that’s an agritourism destination. Animal Recovery Mission said Friday it released ...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Brazil's farm ministry confirms temporary suspension of beef exports to China Brazil's agriculture ministry confirmed on Monday it has temporarily halted Brazilian beef exports to China after a case of atypical mad cow disease....
06:13, 06/04/2019

Amarinder Singh Urges PM Modi For Farm Loan Waiver At National Level Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider agriculture loan waiver at the national level on priority as a one-time solution to help the distressed......
11:39, 06/05/2019

Brazil judge blocks transfer of indigenous land decisions to farm ministry Brazilian Supreme Court Judge Luis Roberto Barroso on Monday issued an injunction suspending President Jair Bolsonaro's move to transfer powers over indigenous land claims to the Agriculture Ministry....
06:00, 06/25/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro hands indigenous land decisions back to farm sector Right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro issued a new decree on Wednesday putting decisions on indigenous land claims in the hands of the Ministry of Agriculture, four weeks after Congress rebuffed him on the move that is sought by Brazil's farm lobby....
03:52, 06/20/2019

Trump’s $16 billion farm bailout will make rich farmers richer, report says According to a report released by the nonprofit Environmental Working Group, most of the $8.4 billion given out so far in last year’s farm bailout went to wealthy farmers, exacerbating the economic disparity with smaller farmers....
17:00, 07/31/2019

108 abused lions found with mange, nerve damage on South African farm Animal activists have discovered 108 captive lions with mange and neurological problems at Pienika Farm, a breeding site in South Africa. Shockingly, their caretaker was supposedly a member of a humane lion care organization. Twenty-seven of the abus...
23:39, 05/09/2019

Target Trump's base if trade spat worsens, Mexican farm lobby says The Mexican government should target agricultural goods produced in states that have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump's Republican Party if the trade conflict between the two neighbors worsens, the head of Mexico's main farm lobby said on Friday...
01:00, 06/01/2019

U.S. expects China to buy farm products amid ongoing trade talks: Kudlow White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday said China was expected to move forward with agriculture purchases from the United States even as trade talks continued between the two countries....
15:52, 07/09/2019

Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt, Margo Price to perform at Farm Aid 2019 Bonnie Raitt, Margo Price and Tanya Tucker will join Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews at the 2019 Farm Aid concert in East Troy, Wisc....
23:52, 07/09/2019

China's farm stocks defy Sino-U.S. trade rout on local demand expectations The fresh escalation in the long-running Sino-U.S. trade dispute prompted a sharp selloff in Chinese markets last week with the yuan and banking and tech stocks hit particularly hard though some sectors, like farming, managed to outperform....
08:00, 05/20/2019

Dozens of dead horses were found on a Maryland farm. The owner will serve no jail time Barbara Pilchard, the Wicomico County, Maryland woman convicted of more than 30 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty in April, has been sentenced.        ...
04:00, 05/14/2019

Riot Games and State Farm extend League of Legends esports pact to 2021 The extension comes only a year after State Farm first started sponsoring the game's esports tournaments. Other sponsors include Alienware and Mastercard.Read More...
18:52, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Target Trump's base if trade spat worsens, Mexican farm lobby says The Mexican government should target agricultural goods produced in states that have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump's Republican Party if the trade conflict between the two neighbors worsens, the head of Mexico's main farm lobby said on Friday...
01:26, 06/01/2019

Secret footage exposes abuse of calves at Coca-Cola affiliated dairy farm US attraction Fair Oaks Farms Dairy Adventure accused of animal rights violations Undercover footage showing young dairy calves being kicked, violently thrown, having their heads stamped into the ground and suffering from heat exposure at a US farm k...
18:52, 06/06/2019

Attacked Over Farm Loan Waiver, Rahul Gandhi Spots A Shivraj Chouhan Link Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, in the middle of addressing a rally in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, turned to Chief Minister Kamal Nath asking for a list he had shown him earlier on his mobile phone....
02:26, 05/09/2019

Equipment dealer blames farm trade wars as plans for aggressive growth stall Canada's largest agriculture equipment dealer says it is scrapping its aggressive growth strategy in part because of farmer pessimism it blames on unsolved international trade disputes....
20:13, 07/31/2019

UPDATE 2-Target Trump's base if trade spat worsens, Mexican farm lobby says The Mexican government should target agricultural goods produced in states that have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump's Republican Party if the trade conflict between the two neighbors worsens, the head of Mexico's main farm lobby said on Friday...
05:13, 06/01/2019

Wisconsin brothers on cattle business trip feared dead after visiting farm, Missouri man arrested A Wisconsin man and his younger brother are believed dead and a Missouri man--who went to prison in a cattle fraud case--has been arrested in their disappearance, authorities said....
12:00, 07/28/2019

Andrew Cuomo joins forces with ex-wife Kerry Kennedy to enact farm workers bill Gov. Andrew Cuomo and ex-wife Kerry Kennedy greeted each other with warm kisses Wednesday as they joined forces to hail a new law to aid farm workers. Kennedy gave Cuomo a smooch on the cheek before her ex-husband signed into law the Farm Workers Bil...
20:52, 07/17/2019

The bizarre life of 8chan owner Jim Watkins, the middle-age veteran who decamped to the Philippines and runs a pig farm YouTube/The Goldwater Over the weekend, 22 people were killed and more than two dozen others were injured in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. A manifesto said to be from the shooting suspect appeared beforehand on an anonymous web fo...
07:00, 08/06/2019

A Different Look at Historic Homes of the South Tours in places like Savannah, Ga., and Charleston, S.C., used to concentrate on the wealthy owners of houses, now they are bringing the enslaved people who also lived in them into focus....
13:26, 06/26/2019

Floodwaters damage historic sub (KJRH/NBC News) Repair estimates are in for a World War II submarine pushed from its resting spot at an Oklahoma war memorial when floodwaters hit in May. The USS Batfish floated from its resting spot on May 23rd. The USS Batfish now sits 12 feet uph...
23:39, 07/08/2019

These are the 11 most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust's list aims to bring to light architectural and cultural heritage spots that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage.        ...
15:26, 05/30/2019

Konta 'proud' after historic win "Jo Konta says she is proud of becoming the first British woman to reach the last 16 at Roland Garros since 1983 after her victory over Viktoria Kuzmova."...
23:26, 05/31/2019

US spelling bee ends in historic tie Eight children from across the US have emerged as super spellers from a field of 562 at a national competition. Each winner will receive $50,000 after completing 20 successful rounds....
10:26, 05/31/2019

The most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust for Historic Preservation has announced its 2019 list of the most-endangered historic places in America.        ...
15:26, 05/30/2019

Le Pen predicts 'historic' win for far right in EU elections France's far-right firebrand Marine Le Pen says populist parties could become the second-largest bloc in the European Parliament. Twelve nationalist parties are rallying in Milan ahead of next week's EU-wide vote....
17:00, 05/18/2019

America's 11 most endangered historic places Tourists love to visit the National Mall Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, but few know that the National Park Service site is threatened by rising sea levels and outdated infrastructure....
01:26, 05/31/2019

Historic Ebony Photos Set to Be Auctioned Off for At Least $13,000,000 Photos from the Ebony magazine archives detailing some 70 years of African American life and history, including images of Emmett Till, Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Coretta Scott King and so many more, are scheduled to be auctioned off next month in Chica...
08:52, 06/06/2019

Historic New Jersey oak tree dead at 600 A New Jersey tree with a history dating back to the area’s first English settlement has come crashing down. The Salem white oak stood proudly for nearly 600 years before it was uprooted Thursday evening, prompting residents to pay tribute to it...
18:26, 06/07/2019

10 historic places that have been ruined and rebuilt The whole world watched in shock as Notre Dame burst into flames. But it’s not the only historic site that’s been ruined – and many were rebuilt.        ...
14:39, 05/02/2019

D-day veterans: now and then – in pictures As the 75th anniversary of D-day approaches, some of Britain’s handful of surviving Normandy veterans are making their way to France to commemorate the landings, in which 156,000 allied troops launched an audacious attack on the Normandy beachesRon M...
12:39, 05/31/2019

The best tie-dye for men of all ages – in pictures The hippy print is back. If you’re not feeling the full rainbow, choose darker shades and tone down with block neutrals. Alternatively get creative and DIY your own, giving a new lease of life to an old T-shirt Continue reading......
09:39, 05/17/2019

Seeing science – in pictures Photography and science have long been intertwined, helping to shape the way we look at the world, as Marvin Heiferman shows in Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe, published by Aperture Continue reading......
14:39, 07/15/2019

Marriage Equality Comes to Taiwan in a Historic First for Asia Tens of thousands of celebrators gathered outside Taiwan’s parliament on May 17, waving rainbow flags as the island’s government became the first in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. The move comes at a moment of change for LGBTQ rights...
15:26, 05/23/2019

'Historic day for Scotland' as beavers get protected status New legislation makes it illegal to kill beavers or destroy dams and lodges without a licenceWildlife campaigners have hailed a “historic day for Scotland” as beavers are granted protected status nearly a decade after their successful reintroduction ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

NYC homeless population drops from historic high New York City’s homeless population is ticking down in 2019 for the first time after a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, dropping to 58,150 this week, officials disclosed Wednesday. It’s the first time the city’s homeless shelter population has ...
02:26, 05/23/2019

Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage — a historic first for Asia Taiwan's legislature voted Friday to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who had championed the cause for two decades....
20:13, 05/17/2019

Trump: Historic meeting with Kim Jong Un will happen at DMZ President Trump has confirmed that he will hold a historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone between the two Koreas. “We are going to the DMZ, and I’ll be meeting with Chairman Kim,” he said Sund...
10:26, 06/30/2019

The Latest: Moon: Trump-Kim handshake would be ‘historic’ South Korean President Moon Jae-in says that a potential handshake between President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarized Zone would represent “a significant milestone” and be an “historic event.”...
06:13, 06/30/2019

District 12 of ‘The Hunger Games’ is now a historic place RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — District 12 is now on the National Register of Historic Places. North Carolina officials announced earlier this week that the Henry River Mill Village in Hildebran now has that historic designation. The village served as District...
20:26, 06/21/2019

All eyes on Erdoğan after opposition's historic win in Istanbul As Ekrem İmamoğlu supporters revel in victory, attention shifts to how the president will reactThe last partygoers went home as the sun came up. Across Istanbul on Sunday night, hundreds of thousands of opposition supporters danced in the streets wav...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Breaking down the Yankees' historic domination of the Orioles It was a demolition of epic proportions, 16 consecutive wins and a 17-2 season series record. Here are the highlights (or lowlights) of the Bronx Bombers' beatdown....
16:13, 08/15/2019

"It's Complicated": Top 10 Quotes From Historic Trump-Kim Meet It was a historic first as Donald Trump stepped over a small concrete block onto North Korean soil. But the event was shrouded in uncertainty until just an hour before...
16:52, 06/30/2019

Blazers prevail in historic 4OT 'battle of attrition' In what was only the second four-overtime game played in NBA postseason history, the Blazers outlasted the Nuggets 140-137 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in their Western Conference semifinals series....
12:13, 05/04/2019

Taiwan Holds First Gay Marriages In Historic Day For Asia Taiwan made history on Friday with Asia's first legal gay weddings as same-sex couples tied the knot in jubilant and emotional scenes, the culmination of a three-decade fight for equality....
15:00, 05/24/2019

Taiwan gay marriage: Hundreds tie the knot on historic day Hundreds of gay couples in Taiwan have rushed to get married on Friday - the first day a landmark decision that legalised same-sex marriage took effect....
16:13, 05/24/2019

Saving Weeksville: Why Black Historic Landmarks Need Us The Weeksville Heritage Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. preserves one of the first free black communities in America. Weeksville was formed in 1838 by African-American longshoreman James Weeks, 11 years after New York abolished slavery. It became a self-sus...
06:13, 06/07/2019

Historic JFK terminal turned into a luxury hotel The famous winged TWA terminal at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport came out of its decades-long retirement Wednesday with a new life as a luxury hotel. (May 15)        ...
02:26, 05/16/2019

Pebble Beach: A guide to the historic links The 119th U.S Open tees off at one of the most iconic courses anywhere in the world. Players say "it's more beautiful in person than I could've imagined."...
16:39, 07/29/2019

Akshay Kumar Congratulates PM Modi For "Historic Win" As the counting trends show BJP securing a comfortable majority, Bollywood Star Akshay Kumar extended his wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP party....
00:13, 05/24/2019

India launches historic mission to the Moon With the launch of its Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft, India is planning to join an exclusive group of countries that have successfully landed on the Moon....
06:13, 07/23/2019

Trump unveils historic change for next Air Force One President Donald Trump has unveiled his long-promised update for Air Force One -- and the plans include the first major redesign of the presidential plane in nearly 60 years....
18:39, 06/13/2019

Exuberant crowds celebrate historic Pride NEW YORK (AP) — Exuberant crowds carrying rainbow colors filled the streets of New York and other cities to celebrate gay pride, marking the 50th anniversary of the infamous police raid on the Stonewall Inn. Police say New York’s pride march en...
14:26, 07/01/2019

Historic flooding predicted along Arkansas River FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Residents in parts of Arkansas are preparing for what meteorologists are predicting will be the worst flooding in recorded history along parts of the Arkansas River over the coming week. The National Weather Service said in a ...
01:00, 05/27/2019

Are these the first pictures of the “Switch Mini”? Hey, look at how I'm playing this obviously real system with my obviously real hands. In 2019, we've seen rumor after rumor after rumor after rumor that Nintendo is planning to release a new, smaller version o...
01:13, 06/20/2019

The best dresses for all ages – in pictures The perfect summer dress is not a one-size-fits-all affair. Long sleeves, maxi lengths, classic black, bold prints – we all have our go-to favourites. Accessorise with graphic sunglasses in an ice-cream shade, chunky sliders or a fun sun hat Continu...
10:39, 06/14/2019

The best suits for all ages – in pictures A summer suit is the perfect all-day outfit, so embrace this spring’s tobacco browns, muted greys and dusky pinks by introducing a lightweight two-piece into your wardrobe Continue reading......
09:13, 05/31/2019

Messing about on the Seine – in pictures An accidental photograph taken on a bridge began Adrian Skenderovic’s fascination with the boats on the Seine. Over four years, the Paris-based photographer has returned to the same spot more than 50 times to capture scenes on passing boats for his s...
18:52, 07/20/2019

Lupus pictures and symptoms Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes a wide variety of symptoms. In this article, see pictures of lupus symptoms and learn more about the different types of this condition....
07:26, 06/18/2019

In pictures – IM Pei's finest works IM Pei, one of the most celebrated and prolific architects of the 20th century, has died aged 102. The son of a prominent Chinese banker, he favoured stone, steel and glass in his creations that bore his hallmark geometry and reverence for light Cont...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Make 'Floating Pictures' With Your Kid Want to see your kid’s drawings float off the page? Have them try this science experiment from Sergei Urban, aka TheDadLab. He shares it with us from his book The Dad Lab: 50 Awesome Science Projects for Parents and Kids....
18:00, 07/25/2019

Trump’s U.K. Trip in Pictures Lunch with the queen, and a wreath at Westminster Abbey: The president’s three-day state visit to Britain began with an agenda that was heavy on the pomp....
21:13, 06/03/2019

A feast for the photographer's eye – in pictures Colour has been a lifelong obsession for New York-based photographer Lucia Fainzilber, and her latest project, The Cookbook, explores nine different shades. “Each of these dishes,” she says, “presents a different combination of ingredients, all of wh...
01:00, 07/14/2019

Dogs in focus - in pictures A selection of works at the exhibition Photographic Dog Show includes images from some of the world’s finest photographers, including Elliott Erwitt, Bruce Weber, Martin Usborne among others, who all happen to have a love of caninesChrist Church & St...
11:52, 06/20/2019

What children around the world eat – in pictures Photographer Gregg Segal travelled the world to document children and the food they eat in a week. Partly inspired by the increasing problems of childhood obesity, he tracked traditional regional diets as yet unaffected by globalisation, and ironical...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Keep out! The 100m² countries – in pictures Rubén Martín de Lucas pokes fun at the arbitrary nature of borders – by creating small geometric shapes and then living in themMinimal Republics is part of Circulation(s) European young photography festival, Paris, until 30 June Continue reading......
23:00, 05/01/2019

Doris Day: a life in pictures Singing and movie star Doris Day has died at the age of 97. Best known for songs such as Que Sera, Sera and musicals including Calamity Jane, Day was also a an animal rights campaignerPeter Bradshaw on Doris Day: the wholesome face of postwar America...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Pope Francis praises historic Trump-Kim meeting at the DMZ "In the last few hours we saw in Korea a good example of the culture of encounter," the pontiff told thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's square for his weekly address and blessing....
03:00, 07/01/2019

MLB roundup: Ohtani's historic cycle powers Angels Shohei Ohtani went 4-for-4 and became the first Japanese-born player in the majors to hit for the cycle as the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Friday night in St. Petersburg, Fla....
08:52, 06/14/2019

‘We Cannot Save Everything’: A Historic Neighborhood Confronts Rising Seas Colonial-era homes line the streets of The Point in Newport, R.I. Climate change is forcing experts to reimagine the future of historic preservation here....
20:52, 07/08/2019

Argentina and Algeria stamp out malaria in 'historic achievement' Improvements in detection, diagnosis and treatment hailed by World Health Organization as ‘a model for other countries’ Algeria and Argentina have been declared malaria-free by the World Health Organization, in what has been described as a “historic ...
15:39, 05/23/2019

Union Vote at Tennessee Volkswagen Plant Could Be Historic Volkswagen workers are possibly unionizing, back seat seatbelt chatter and a death wobble class-action lawsuit. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, June 14, 2019....
18:13, 06/14/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: Joey Logano among historic company Logan trails only Richard Petty, Jeff Gordon and Kyle Busch in wins before the age of 30, and his Team Penske is locked in a two-team race with Joe Gibbs racing on the season....
02:26, 06/15/2019

| WATCH: Trump steps into North Korea, in historic first Donald Trump stepped onto North Korean soil as he met Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone dividing the peninsula, in a symbolic diplomatic spectacle and a first for any American president....
13:52, 06/30/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
06:13, 07/15/2019

In photos: Apollo 11 historic moon landing 50 years ago 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon and man's first "moonwalk." Astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin and Michael Collins journeyed eight days in space. Armstrong and Aldrin walked the moon's surface and cond...
21:26, 06/17/2019

France's Le Pen predicts historic vote for populist parties The leader of France's far-right National Rally is predicting that a group of like-minded right-wing populists will achieve "an historic feat" in next week's Europe-wide elections....
14:13, 05/18/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, makes historic Wimbledon debut Cori "Coco" Gauff faced -- and defeated -- one of her idols in her historic Wimbledon debut Monday after the 15-year-old tennis star drew Venus Williams at the All England Club....
22:26, 07/01/2019

| Sudan to launch historic transition to civilian rule Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to pave the way for civilian rule....
15:26, 08/16/2019

Europe's unemployment rate hits historic lows Unemployment rates in the European Union and eurozone have dropped to record lows. But economic growth and inflation figures showed European economies were slowing down just as the US-China trade war accelerates....
20:13, 07/31/2019

Yogi Adityanath Congratulates PM For "Historic" Decision On Article 370 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for the historic decision of scrapping the constitutional provision that......
10:39, 08/06/2019

Tigers fan changes mind about Albert Pujols’ historic HR ball Apparently the fan who said he was going to keep Albert Pujols’ 2,000 RBI has had a change of heart. Tigers fan Ely Hydes, said Thursday he had decided to keep the ball, telling Fox Sports Detroit that he “just came here for a beer and a ...
11:13, 05/11/2019

Tony highlights: A historic win and a strong night for women NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Ali Stroker’s breakthrough win as the first actor in a wheelchair to win a Tony topped an evening of feel-good moments as Broadway honored its own. Stroker won best featured actress in a musical for her sexy, saucy perfo...
12:13, 06/10/2019

Pound Pushed Toward Historic Low as Investors Worry Over Brexit The British pound slipped closer to its lowest sustained level against the dollar in more than 34 years on rising investor fears of economic disruption if the U.K. quits the European Union without a deal to smooth its exit....
17:52, 07/30/2019

Floodwaters to surge to near historic levels along Mississippi River In response to recent torrential rains, runoff has the Mississippi River on the rise again with waters expected to crest within several feet of record levels in Missouri, Iowa and Illinois during the first part of June....
19:52, 05/30/2019

Klopp mentality behind Liverpool's historic comeback - Mourinho "Liverpool\u0027s stunning victory over Barcelona in the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday was made possible by the belief manager Juergen Klopp\u0027s has instilled in his squad, according to Jose Mourinho."...
08:52, 05/08/2019

| Facebook to block discriminatory ads in ‘historic' legal accord Facebook said it will make major changes to its rules for advertisers in order to settle a string of lawsuits alleging its platform enables discrimination in housing, credit and employment....
16:39, 04/28/2019

| Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open....
08:13, 05/25/2019

The Latest: Iran’s president welcomes Abe on historic visit DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on Mideast developments amid rising tensions in the Persian Gulf region (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Iran’s president has officially welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Hassan Rouhani greet...
15:52, 06/12/2019

'I did not think we would lose this much': Thailand manager apologises after historic loss "The general manager of Thailand\u0027s women national soccer team apologised to fans on Wednesday after the record 13-0 defeat by world champions the United States in the World Cup in France."...
20:39, 06/12/2019

Thailand manager apologizes to fans after historic loss to U.S. The general manager of Thailand's women national soccer team apologized to fans on Wednesday after the record 13-0 defeat by world champions the United States in the World Cup in France....
22:39, 06/12/2019

Historic US Drug Bust Nets 16 Tonnes Of Cocaine US authorities said Tuesday they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1 billion in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia....
04:52, 06/19/2019

Autosport podcast: Historic racing's secrets and controversies The reasons behind Historic racing being one of motorsport's success stories over the past two decades are the focus of the latest edition of the Autosport Podcast...
20:52, 07/04/2019

UK police arrest 44 on historic child sex abuse allegations LONDON (AP) — Police in northern England say they have arrested 44 people in connection with allegations of child sex abuse between 1995 and 2002. West Yorkshire Police said in a statement Friday that 36 men and 3 women were arrested across the towns...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Historic 125-year-old church mysteriously burns to the ground A Roman Catholic church that stood in Texas for more than a century mysteriously burned to the ground this week — with insurance adjusters placing the damages at $3 to $4 million, according to a report. The 125-year-old Church of Visitation in ...
10:13, 07/31/2019

Trump open to 'historic' trade deal with China US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping have agreed to restart trade talks. The two countries have been locked in a bitter trade war that's damaging the world economy....
07:26, 06/29/2019

Federer battles past Ruud to reach last 16 in historic win "Roger Federer eased past Norway\u0027s Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open in almost 50 years."...
19:00, 05/31/2019

Blues win caps historic Game 7 OT playoff trifecta Patrick Maroon's goal pushed the Blues past the Stars and into the Western Conference finals on Tuesday in what was a record third series this postseason to go to a Game 7 overtime....
10:13, 05/08/2019

DW hands historic CD to Greek president on Press Freedom Day Peter Limbourg, DW Director General, has presented Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos with a special gift during a trip to Athens: a new CD featuring DW broadcasts from the time of the military dictatorship in Greece....
16:00, 05/03/2019

Legendary GP machinery highlights Donington Historic Festival Two Grand Prix legends will be celebrated in a pair of races for pre-1961 front-engined Grand Prix cars at this weekend's Donington Historic Festival...
18:39, 05/02/2019

'Uncharted territory': National Spelling Bee ends in historic eight-way tie Eight co-champions declared after extraordinary finishOrganizers admit to running out of challenging wordsScripps National Spelling Bee 2019 – as it happenedIt was the night the bee was broken and the dictionary humbled. Related: Scripps National Spe...
08:00, 05/31/2019

US lawmakers look to legalize pot in 'historic' marijuana reform hearing U.S. lawmakers weighed reforming pot laws in what advocates called a "historic" hearing Wednesday, with numerous members of Congress saying they wanted to loosen federal laws, even legalize marijuana....
02:13, 07/11/2019

Mauritania prepares for historic election as discontent simmers Mauritanians will vote for a new president on Saturday in what is expected to be the West African country's first peaceful transfer of power since independence from France in 1960....
21:13, 06/20/2019

European car sales: EVs and hybrids up as diesel hits historic low Registration figures across Europe in March show electrified cars pass 100k mark, while diesel hits its lowest point since 2000 Europe’s new car market declined by another 3.6% last month - the seventh consecutive monthly fall, with factors such as ...
18:13, 05/01/2019

Janet Mock signs historic deal with Netflix Janet Mock just became the first out black trans woman to land an overall deal with a major studio. The three-year, multimillion dollar deal will allow Mock to create new shows and film projects for the streaming giant. Mock is perhaps best known for...
20:13, 06/19/2019

Trump, Kim Jong Un edge closer to historic DMZ handshake President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un have edged closer to a historic handshake, tentatively set for Sunday across the border between the two Koreas. “I’m going to the DMZ,” Trump told business leaders Sunday in Sout...
10:26, 06/30/2019

Historic and wild Yankees-Red Sox first inning gives London a show Call it a piece of Hick-story. Aaron Hicks hit the first major league home run in Europe with a 386-foot shot to right field for the Yankees in London on Saturday afternoon. The blast was part of a six-run top of the first inning for the Yankees that...
20:13, 06/29/2019

Trump heads for historic DMZ meeting with North Korea’s Kim SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump is on his way to the Korean Demilitarized Zone for a historic meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. Trump departed Seoul by helicopter on Sunday afternoon shortly after South Korean President M...
08:13, 06/30/2019

| WATCH: Historic US drug bust nets 16 tonnes of cocaine US authorities said they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1bn in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia....
14:26, 06/19/2019

Botswana high court rejects anti-gay law in historic ruling Botswana's high court overturned a law criminalizing homosexuality Tuesday that was on the books for decades since the territory was under British rule....
18:52, 06/11/2019

Racing Lines: Tom Kristensen on Bentley's historic Le Mans comeback Guy Smith takes the flag for Bentley's sixth Le Mans win In 2003, the car maker won at La Sarthe for the first time in 73 years. We chat to a nine-time race winner about what the victory meant “We talk about iconic Le Mans cars from the 1960s and ...
06:00, 07/18/2019

Trump kicks Turkey out of F-35 program in historic NATO rupture President Trump is kicking Turkey out of the F-35 fighter jet program over the NATO ally’s insistence on purchasing Russian-made anti-aircraft defenses, the White House announced....
02:13, 07/18/2019

Japan's emperor declares abdication in historic ceremony in Tokyo In a formal morning coat, Japan’s popular 85-year-old emperor abdicated his throne Tuesday during a brief and solemn palace ceremony that was televised live to the nation....
17:26, 04/30/2019

Sublime USA demolish Thailand 13-0 on historic night in Women's World Cup "World Cup, Stade Auguste Delaune – USA 13 (Morgan 12\u0027, 53\u0027, 74\u0027, 81\u0027, 87\u0027, Lavelle 20\u0027, 56\u0027, Horan 32\u0027, Mewis 50\u0027, 54\u0027, Rapinoe 79\u0027, Pugh 84\u0027, Lloyd 90+2\u0027) Thailand 0"...
00:52, 06/12/2019

Arkansas governor orders levee review after historic flood LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ governor has ordered a review of the state’s levees and is asking lawmakers to approve $10 million for immediate repairs after historic flooding along the Arkansas River. Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday ...
22:13, 06/27/2019

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

Historic Hawaii volcano eruption scarred landscape, lives LEILANI ESTATES, Hawaii (AP) — It’s been a year since a Hawaii volcano rained lava and gases on a rural swath of the Big Island in one of its largest and most destructive eruptions in recorded history. Big Island Mayor Harry Kim says residents ...
07:00, 05/03/2019

"Keep Running," Anand Mahindra Tells Dutee Chand After Historic Win Dutee Chand became the first Indian to clinch a gold medal at World Universiade after she won the 100m dash event held in Naples, Italy. The victory led to a lot of congratulatory messages on social......
15:39, 07/10/2019

Paris bans vehicles as city sizzles in historic heatwave Paris is taking unprecedented action to keep vehicles from polluting the atmosphere as the city -- and other parts of Europe -- grapples with a severe heatwave that's pushed the mercury past the 100-degree mark....
21:39, 06/26/2019

New York's historic Paris Theatre under threat after more than 70 years in business Future of city’s last single screen cinema, opened by Marlene Dietrich and frequented by David Bowie, hangs in the balanceThe Paris Theatre has become one of New York’s cultural landmarks since it was officially opened by the actor Marlene Dietrich a...
23:39, 07/07/2019

Historic nature of his hiring not lost on new Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren Kevin Warren is now one of the powerful people in college sports as the new Big Ten commissioner and his status of being African American is historic.        ...
03:39, 06/05/2019

Historic sailboat sinks after container boat collision near Hamburg A 136-year-old wooden schooner had only just emerged from a €1.5 million-renovation when it was sunk by a container ship near Hamburg. The accident would likely have been fatal if rescuers hadn't been in the area....
04:00, 06/09/2019

Trump crosses into North Korea in historic meeting with Kim Jong Un at DMZ President Donald Trump met Kim Jong Un and stepped across the border into North Korea, marking the first time a sitting U.S. President done set foot on North Korean soil....
10:39, 06/30/2019

Trump Nominates Patrick Shanahan to Run the Military After Historic Delay It took 125 days, but President Donald Trump finally nominated Patrick Shanahan to be the next Secretary of Defense. Shanahan, 56, was the leading contender to become Defense Secretary since James Mattis stepped down from the job on Dec. 31. The form...
00:26, 05/10/2019

Liverpool ousts Barca in historic Champions League comeback Liverpool delivered the greatest in a long line of famous comebacks to reach the Champions League final, beating Lionel Messi's Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield to overturn a three-goal deficit from the first leg of the semifinals.    &#...
04:39, 05/08/2019

San Francisco approves historic ban of e-cigarette sales, a first for a major US city San Francisco officials approved a ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes Tuesday, making it the first major U.S. city to pass such a restriction.        ...
05:39, 06/26/2019

'He's here with us': How the Angels honored Tyler Skaggs with an emotional historic tribute After losing their teammate and friend, the Halos added triumph to tragedy. Those who knew the pitcher best reflect on the hard homecoming and incredible night that followed....
00:00, 07/16/2019

Herbert to race F1 Ensign at Masters Historic Silverstone round Johnny Herbert will compete in Formula 1 machinery again at the British GP - driving an Ensign in the FIA Masters Historic support event at Silverstone...
18:39, 05/01/2019

Country House wins Kentucky Derby on historic disqualification Country House elevated to victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby as stewards take down the first-place finisher for the first time in the 145-year history of the race....
03:00, 05/05/2019

Trump Says Open To "Historic" Trade Deal In Bilateral With Xi Jinping Washington is open to a "historic" trade deal with China, President Donald Trump said Saturday as he met President Xi Jinping, who called for "cooperation and dialogue"....
11:00, 06/29/2019

Drive-in sex booths proposed for Berlin's historic Tempelhof airport Berlin's former Tempelhof airport has witnessed some major events in its time -- a Nazi airfield during World War II, it was the site of the Berlin airlift during the Cold War, and most recently an emergency shelter for refugees fleeing Syria....
01:26, 08/13/2019

Xi Jinping praises a historic student protest. It could never happen today In a country whose leadership has little tolerance for open dissent, it is rare to hear Chinese President Xi Jinping praise a student protest against the government....
11:00, 04/30/2019

In historic shift, Vatican to consider married priests for Amazon region A Vatican document on Monday said the Church should consider ordaining older married men as priests in remote areas of the Amazon, a historic shift which some say could pave the way for their use in other areas where clergy are scarce....
22:00, 06/17/2019

Djokovic downs Federer in classic after historic decisive tie-break "Novak Djokovic won a historic final-set tie-break to clinch a fifth Wimbledon title, saving two match points as he outlasted Roger Federer in a classic."...
01:26, 07/15/2019

Students from Texas Make History and Celebrate a Historic Moment While a team of students from Lone Star College-CyFair in Texas reflected on this moment in history, they were getting ready to visit NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida to make their own mark....
22:00, 08/09/2019

Watch India launch a historic Moon mission starting at 5PM ET India is on the cusp of making space exploration history in more ways than one, and you might get to watch it first-hand. ISRO is livestreaming the launch of Chandrayaan-2, its second uncrewed mission to the Moon, starting at 5PM Eastern (liftoff is....
21:39, 07/14/2019

Atlantic League player steals first base in historic feat An outfielder in the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) made history on Saturday in Maryland by becoming the first baseball player to steal first base in a professional game....
00:26, 07/15/2019

Historic Kazakhstan election sparks hope for a taste of democracy There is a sense of excitement about the presidential election — the first without long-term president, Nursultan Nazarbayev. But the opposition fears nothing will change just yet. Emily Sherwin reports from Kazakhstan....
09:00, 06/08/2019

Coach Otero’s historic run with Tucson High softball continues TUCSON – Longtime Desert View High School softball coach Bert Otero came out of retirement to lead Tucson High to the 6A playoffs.   The Pima County Sports Hall of Famer notched his 600th career win earlier in the season and now has Tucson High...
17:39, 05/07/2019

MLB Awards Watch: Historic MVP chase, surprising Cys and a new rookie phenom Christian Yelich and Cody Bellinger are still neck and neck, the Cy Young races are wide open and Houston's Yordan Alvarez is making a big push for some hardware....
22:52, 08/08/2019

Trans woman to play Don Giovanni in historic moment for US opera Lucia Lucas to play one of the genre’s best-known protagonists in casting that ‘opens doors for trans singers’A production of Don Giovanni opening this weekend in Tulsa, Oklahoma, stars a transgender woman in the title role.While operas around trans ...
19:13, 05/01/2019

Female jockey lands historic win to beat Queen's horse Hayley Turner became only the second female jockey to ride a winner at Royal Ascot after her mount edged out Queen Elizabeth II's horse to win the Sandringham Stakes Friday....
20:52, 06/21/2019

Liverpool sinks Barca in historic Champions League comeback Liverpool delivered the greatest in a long line of famous comebacks to reach the Champions League final, beating Lionel Messi's Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield to overturn a three-goal deficit from the first leg of the semifinals.    &#...
03:52, 05/08/2019

Bevin Recognizes Historic Gorge Rescue Using Blackhawk Chopper (LEX 18) — On Monday, Gov. Matt Bevin recognized a historic rescue in which a UH-60 Blackhawk was used for the first time in Kentucky for such a mission. On the way home from training May 18, soldiers with the Kentucky National Guard received a...
04:39, 06/04/2019

Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana face flood of 'historic magnitude' Thousands of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana residents braced for more flooding on Wednesday, and some evacuated their homes, as forecasts of further rain drove fears that decades-old levees girding the Arkansas River may not hold....
06:26, 05/30/2019

Spelling bee 2019: Eight share Scripps Bee championship title in historic first Eight contestants won the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night, sharing a historic co-champion title.        ...
12:00, 05/31/2019

Historic Kentucky site to host 2nd Writers in the Park event TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The second annual Writers in the Park will be held this month at Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site in Tompkinsville, Kentucky. A statement from Kentucky State Parks says more than a dozen authors will participate i...
11:26, 06/07/2019

Historic Ebony and Jet photo archives sold for $30M, will be donated to museums A consortium of foundations acquired Ebony and Jet magazines'historic photo archive for$30 million and plan to donate it to the Smithsonian and Getty Research Institute.       ...
17:13, 07/26/2019

Women's tennis tournament offers historic $4.75m prize money As the debate around pay parity in sport rumbles on, one women's tournament in China is offering the biggest prize money in the history of tennis (yes, that even includes the men's tour)....
03:26, 08/02/2019

Dad reaches historic paid leave settlement with JPMorgan Chase JPMorgan Chase on Thursday agreed to pay a bombshell $5 million to hundreds of men who claimed they weren’t given the same paid leave as women when they became parents. The proposed class-action settlement, filed in Ohio federal court, is the c...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Historic Mayflower steps found under woman's bathroom in English pub Perhaps the most famous steps in history, the Mayflower Steps have finally been unearthed in a surprising, yet somewhat cheeky location — under a women's restroom in an English pub....
16:00, 07/22/2019

JPMorgan set for historic majority stake in China funds JV: sources JPMorgan was on Friday poised to become the first foreign company to hold a majority stake in a Chinese mutual fund business, two sources said, setting a precedent that one analyst said would trigger a wave of similar transactions....
19:00, 08/02/2019

JPMorgan set for historic majority stake in China funds JV -sources JPMorgan was on Friday poised to become the first foreign company to hold a majority stake in a Chinese mutual fund business, two sources said, setting a precedent that one analyst said would trigger a wave of similar transactions....
18:39, 08/02/2019

Monsoon storm damages historic building in Ajo, residents displaced AJO, Ariz. – After monsoon storms rolled through Southern Arizona, residents in Ajo are cleaning up the mess it left behind. The historic Curley School, which is now a residence, had its roof collapse on Wednesday. At first, it seemed like a no...
11:52, 08/02/2019

After historic rocket launch, Chinese startup to ramp up missions Beijing-based startup iSpace is planning up to eight commercial rocket launches next year, after last week becoming China's first privately funded firm to put a satellite into orbit, its executives told Reuters....
09:26, 07/31/2019

Incoming Chicago mayor has path to historic police reforms CHICAGO (AP) — Lori Lightfoot is coming into the Chicago mayor’s office pledging to overhaul the city’s police force. She isn’t the first incoming mayor to make such a promise, but she may be the one with the best chance of actually...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Populist parties will achieve ‘historic feat’ in European elections: Le Pen Populist parties will achieve “an historic feat” in next week’s elections to the European Parliament, far-right French leader Marine Le Pen predicted Saturday. She said a coalition of nationalist parties “will perform an histo...
17:39, 05/18/2019

Bell caps historic month in style, Pirates top Brewers 9-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell finished off his historic May with two more hits, Starling Marte added three hits and scored three times and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounced on struggling Milwaukee starter Jhoulys Chacin in a 9-4 victory Friday night. Bell...
04:39, 06/01/2019

Outfielder Steve Wilkerson gets save in bizarre, historic Orioles win The Orioles made history in one good way this year. Steve Wilkerson, Baltimore’s center fielder, became the first position player in baseball history to earn a save on Thursday night with a 1-2-3 16th inning to get the Orioles a 10-8 win over t...
22:52, 07/26/2019

Arkansas, Oklahoma brace for historic flooding in storm-hit U.S. Midwest Communities along the swollen Arkansas River in Oklahoma and Arkansas prepared on Wednesday for further flooding, with the mayor of Tulsa urging thousands of residents behind the city's aging levees to be ready to evacuate in the event of a "worst-ca...
17:00, 05/29/2019

Never again can Labour find itself on the wrong side of a historic choice | Tom Watson Appealing to Leavers and Remainers has failed : we must prevent a hard BrexitVoting in the European elections is over, with the results about to come in. The Tory leadership race, which will be won by a hardline Brexiter, has just begun. Everyone who...
00:52, 05/26/2019

Pak Opens Historic Gurdwara For Sikh Devotees, 72 Years After Partition Pakistan on Friday opened the doors of the historic Gurdwara Chowa Sahib in Punjab province to Sikh devotees, seventy-two years after Partition. The gurdwara has been opened to Sikh devotees,......
09:00, 08/03/2019

Premier League endgame: the data behind an historic title race Never before has a team recorded at least 90 points in the Premier League and not been crowned championsAs if football fans needed any more drama this week, Liverpool and Manchester City will battle it out for Premier League glory on Sunday. It will ...
10:13, 05/11/2019

>20,000 Linksys routers leak historic record of every device ever connected (credit: US Navy) This post has been updated to add comments Linksys made online, which says company researchers couldn't reproduce the information disclosure exploit on routers that installed a patch released in 2014. Representatives of Belkin, th...
17:39, 07/27/2019

'I feel lucky': Taiwan holds first gay marriages in historic day for Asia Hundreds of couples tie the knot after parliament became the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriageAfter decades of campaigning and waiting, Taiwan has welcomed hundreds of same-sex couples as they exercised their new legal rights to tie the kno...
14:52, 05/24/2019

| WATCH | Massive fire engulfs historic Texas church A historic rural Roman Catholic church that had served its surrounding Central Texas farming community for more than a century has burned to the ground. The Church of the Visitation's building in Westphalia dated to 1895....
15:52, 07/30/2019

Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after historic moon landing Capping a week of celebrations over the historic Apollo 11 mission, Vice President Mike Pence joined astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday at the launch pad in Florida that sent the moonwalker and his two crew mates to space for humankind's first steps o...
02:13, 07/21/2019

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
18:52, 05/24/2019

In the frame: summer's best sunglasses – in pictures Whether you want to look sophisticated in tortoiseshell or add a pop of colour courtesy of pink heart-shaped frames, here’s our selection to help you put other sun-seekers in the shade Continue reading......
13:52, 07/13/2019

Art installation lights up Sydney's zoo – in pictures As part of this year’s Vivid Sydney festival, Taronga Zoo will feature an array of dazzling animal projections, illuminated trails and giant multimedia light sculptures telling a story about wildlife conservationVivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo runs from ...
18:39, 05/20/2019

Where the heart is: the British at home – in pictures The passionate attachment we have to our homes is part of our cultural identity. Britain’s homes are places where individual, social and cultural identities are exposed, and where submission to – or opposition of – the norm is revealed• Home Sweet Ho...
00:26, 07/03/2019

Leaves become intricate crochet art – in pictures Artist Susanna Bauer describes the delicate leaf and crochet sculptures she’s been making for the past 10 years as “a tribute to nature”. The German-born artist, who now lives in Cornwall, gathers fallen leaves from several favourite trees and on her...
22:52, 06/22/2019

The best tank tops for all ages – in pictures This summer, the tank top is the building block of your wardrobe. More dressed up than a T-shirt, it is the perfect partner for jazzy separates Continue reading......
13:00, 06/21/2019

Britanny, France's 'Little Britain'– in pictures Mark Neville’s Breton project began in June 2016, the day the UK voted to leave Europe. The images in his book Parade explore the region of north-west France where pigs outnumber people two to one Continue reading......
10:52, 06/04/2019

Franco Zeffirelli – a life in pictures He threw flamboyant parties and created equally dazzling films and operas. A look back on the career of the director of the films Romeo and Juliet and The Taming of the Shrew and the opera ToscaFranco Zeffirelli dies aged 96 Continue reading......
22:00, 06/15/2019

The best white pieces for all ages – in pictures From classic jeans paired with a swimsuit or body, to a simple blazer thrown over a loose dress – white will lift all your outfits when the sun is out Continue reading......
09:26, 08/02/2019

The political life of Theresa May – in pictures A look back over May’s political career, from being elected as MP for Maidenhead in 1997 to Brexit, the snap election that backfired and her onstage dancing at the 2018 Tory conference Continue reading......
14:52, 05/24/2019

Stephen Shore's Los Angeles – in pictures Photo London has named Stephen Shore as its master of photography for 2019. New work will be shown at Somerset House alongside this classic series Los Angeles, which features 60 photographs taken in one day in 1969 Continue reading......
16:39, 05/17/2019

Meltdown: the climate crisis – in pictures MELTDOWN – a visualisation of climate change has opened at Natural History Museum of Vienna. Created by the climate crisis charity Project Pressure, the exhibition on vanishing glaciers uses art to inspire action and behavioural change. Unlike wildfi...
04:39, 06/20/2019

Meditating in Manchester: Tao of Glass – in pictures This world premiere at Manchester international festival combines Philip Glass’s mesmerising music and performer-director Phelim McDermott’s theatricality Continue reading......
01:26, 07/13/2019

Lifting the lid on Japan's poo museum – in pictures Japan’s culture of cute has embraced poo, which gets a pop twist at the Unko Museum in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Visitors can play a poo-themed video game and pose on a variety of WCs. All the twisty ice-cream and cupcake shapes on display are artificial...
14:52, 07/04/2019

The best beige pieces for all ages – in pictures Beige is a wardrobe staple, but the perfect neutral has had an update. Mix and match shades of oatmeal, biscuit and putty for a tonal, modern look. Punctuate your outfit with subtle colour, maybe a pink check on a blazer – or add colour-pop sunglasse...
13:26, 05/03/2019

Canal boat painting – in pictures Phil Speight is one of the most experienced and influential canal boat painters in the country. He has earned an enviable reputation not only as a painter but as a teacher of the traditional skills he cares about so passionately Continue reading......
08:13, 08/13/2019

Flashbulb! Party pictures from around town Summer holidays start now: Cressida Bonas, Davina Harbord and Henry Holland jetted off to the Turkish Riviera for the season opening of The Bodrum Edition....
13:39, 05/30/2019

After the tornado: storm damage in the US – in pictures There has been a spate of tornadoes in the US over the last two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the south-east and persistent cold from the Rocky Mountains clashes over the midwest Continue reading......
14:00, 05/30/2019

The horror! Apocalypse Now unseen – in pictures Francis Ford Coppola’s wildly ambitious take on Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness premiered at the Cannes film festival 40 years ago – and won the Palme d’Or. Next month, recently discovered on-set photographs by Chas Gerretsen will be shown for the ...
14:00, 05/30/2019

The best linen pieces for all ages – in pictures Linen has had a modern overhaul. Dresses and skirts are fitted, a jumpsuit is cool and relaxed, and a cropped bandeau top looks stylish paired with a blazer Continue reading......
10:26, 07/12/2019

Super worm moon – in pictures Wednesday night’s rare occurrence of a super worm moon coincided with the equinox. The name is a nod to the emergence of worms from the soil around the time of the March full moon Continue reading......
22:00, 05/01/2019

Etiquette classes in Shanghai – in pictures Against a soundtrack of classical music, children learn social skills, dining manners and deportment – hence the books on their heads to teach them how to walk gracefully. Other exercises include how to introduce themselves and greet people, with pra...
12:26, 07/01/2019

Shanghai's ostracised skateboarders – in pictures Skateboarding will debut in the Tokyo Olympics next year. Despite this, those who are part of a growing scene in Shanghai, China, complain of being labelled troublemakers Continue reading......
11:52, 08/15/2019

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the founder and creator Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new edition of a book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
08:39, 08/15/2019

Masters of street photography – in pictures The evolving landscape of street photography is showcased in a book that explores the creative secrets and technical aspects of the genre. Masters of Street Photography published by Ammonite Press offers a snapshot of modern photography with work by ...
13:13, 07/01/2019

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

The best tropical prints for all ages – in pictures Tropical prints have had an update: less garish, more muted. Mix patterned pieces with tonal separates. Soft pink shorts look chic paired with burgundy and beige, while a silk dress looks modern worn with a pair of directional wedges Continue reading...
10:52, 07/26/2019

Protesters take to Brazil's streets – in pictures Tens of thousands of students, academics and teachers have marched throughout the vast South American country in protest against ultraconservative president Jair Bolsonaro’s cuts to education, including moves to dramatically reduce funding for federa...
08:00, 05/31/2019

Prominent refugees and their contribution to the UK – in pictures Ahead of Refugee Week, Jillian Edelstein portraits celebrate the contribution of people from diverse refugee backgrounds. You, Me and Those That Came Before, commissioned by Counterpoints Arts, will preview at the Tate Exchange in London as part of i...
12:52, 05/21/2019

Living off-grid for 77 years – in pictures A wind-up radio, a smattering of colour photos and a stack of glossy books: these are the only signs that Margaret Gallagher lives in the modern world. For all of her 77 years, she has lived in a 200-year-old thatched cottage in Northern Ireland with...
09:52, 08/16/2019

Aciiiiid! Rave's first 30 years – in pictures From warehouse parties to the acid house explosion, new exhibition Sweet Harmony: Rave Today captures a dancefloor revolution. Warning: contains knitwear Continue reading......
12:39, 07/12/2019

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to the west. Barbed wire was gradually replaced with the concrete barrier, which remained until 9 Novembe...
16:13, 08/13/2019

Judith Kerr – a life in pictures Judith Kerr, the author and illustrator whose debut picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, introduced generations of preschool children to the joyful chaos of uncontrolled appetites, has died at the age of 95 Continue reading......
19:39, 05/23/2019

Why do Hubble pictures have missing pieces? Ever wondered why some Hubble Space Telescope images have that strange, staircase appearance? Here's your answer.       ...
03:00, 06/14/2019

The best British press photography – in pictures The Assignments exhibition is an annual chance to see the top images by UK photojournalists, as chosen by the British Press Photographers’ Association. Warning: readers may find some of the images upsetting Assignments runs from 17–19 May at Bargehou...
13:39, 05/16/2019

The Stow horse fair – in pictures The Stow horse fair has been held in the Cotswold town of Stow-on-the-Wold biannually, in May and October, for hundreds of years. Gypsy and Traveller people from all over the country have been gathering in the small town for the event since 1476 Con...
21:00, 05/10/2019

Switzerland's wine festival – in pictures The Swiss town of Vevey has staged a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century. The three-week Fête des Vignerons, which began in 17...
10:52, 07/19/2019

Tony awards 2019 – in pictures Some of the best photographs from the 73rd annual Tonys at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The night’s big winner was Hadestown, a folk opera musical based on the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, which won eight awards, including b...
13:39, 06/10/2019

What to wear in August: five looks for five days – in pictures From spaghetti straps to hiking sandals, these outfits will help you keep cool while the warm weather continues – but can be restyled long into next season Continue reading......
21:00, 08/02/2019

Eid al-Fitr 2019 around the world – in pictures Muslims worldwide are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the three-day festival marking the end of the Islamic holy fasting month of Ramadan Continue reading......
05:26, 06/06/2019

Twitter will now let you add pictures, GIFs, and videos to RTs Starting today, Twitter will now let you add pictures, videos, or GIFs to your retweets with comments. This update is rolling out to its iOS, Android, and mobile web app worldwide. In a strange way of showing off the feature, the company responded to...
13:00, 05/07/2019

What to wear in June: five looks for five days – in pictures As we continue towards midsummer’s day, things can become a little sticky. Here’s how to stay stylish – and keep a cool head this month Continue reading......
19:00, 06/05/2019

Partial lunar eclipse – in pictures Stargazers have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK. The event on Tuesday evening coincided with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its moon mission. Clear skies across much of the...
12:26, 07/17/2019

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Pictures Leaked After the launch of the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, it was only a matter of time before Suzuki India launched the Gixxer 250. And the first pictures of the new motorcycle have already been leaked....
14:13, 06/14/2019

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside: Britons on the beach – in pictures From Victorian days out to 21st-century staycations, our coastal resorts are an enduring attraction. These images are from the exhibition Seaside: Photographed, which is at Turner Contemporary, Margate, until 8 September and tours to three other venu...
12:00, 07/22/2019

The best trimmed pieces for all ages – in pictures It’s all in the details this summer, and by details we mean trims. Try a fringed wrap skirt with a bold print shirt, or a delicate lace-trimmed cami with jeans or chunky boots. Dive deep into the look with a co-ord outfit like the Staud top and skirt...
08:39, 05/10/2019

‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off the menu Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-ever UN World Food Safety Day. Children under-five are the most at risk, carrying 40 per cent of the f...
18:26, 06/06/2019

'Doomsday preppers' accused of abusing adopted twins who escaped from Florida farm Wakulla residents are surprised to learn of the Doomsday couple charged with abusing their adopted twin daughters.        ...
17:39, 07/15/2019

Yankees hang on, beat Blue Jays to cap historic homer night The Yankees set an MLB record by hitting a homer in a 28th straight game on Tuesday. And in a 4-3 win over Toronto, they needed all the power they could get, using four solo homers to provide just enough offense in The Bronx. They didn’t waste any ti...
06:13, 06/26/2019

Democrat leaders call Mueller testimony 'historic' but shy away from impeachment – video Top Democrat leaders have come out following the Robert Mueller testimony to say they want to have the strongest possible hand before deciding whether to begin impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said: 'If it come...
20:39, 07/25/2019

American Jews experiencing 'near-historic levels' of anti-Semitism, ADL reports Anti-Semitic assaults more than doubled, and the U.S. Jewish community experienced “near-historic levels” of anti-Semitism in 2018, according to a report released Tuesday by the Anti-Defamation League....
15:13, 05/01/2019

Venice to stop huge cruise ships from docking in its historic center Venice is to start rerouting cruise ships away from its historic center, in a victory for residents tired of the enormous vessels towering over the city's skyline....
18:00, 08/08/2019

India's historic Moon mission takes off after week-long delay One week after a "technical snag" forced the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) to delay the launch of its Chandrayaan-2, the lunar mission launched today. It appears to be back on track, and if all goes well, it will be India's first sof...
23:00, 07/22/2019

Apple Store inside DC's historic Carnegie Library opens May 11th Two years after Apple announced plans to turn Washington, DC's Carnegie Library into a retail store, the company will open the doors to its latest flagship on May 11th. This comes after years of planning and months of restoration and renovation....
17:00, 05/01/2019

At a Historic Moment for Asian-American Candidates, Andrew Yang Leans In One of three presidential candidates with roots in the Asian-American and Pacific-Islander community, Mr. Yang has unabashedly embraced his heritage....
11:39, 05/22/2019

Pentagon, Lockheed agree to 'historic' $34B F-35 deal, lowest per-plane cost yet Lockheed Martin and the Pentagon have reached a "handshake agreement" on a $34 billion contract to produce three future lots of F-35 Lightning II fighter planes at the lowest cost in the program's history...
17:00, 06/11/2019

Trump holds historic meeting with Kim with a tweet, handshake and 'flowers of hope' U. S. President Donald Trump took a historic step into North Korea on Sunday, drawing on his penchant for showmanship and surprise to pull off talks with Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that divides the two Koreas....
17:26, 06/30/2019