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China says it is encouraging companies to buy US farm products including soybeans and pork, and will exclude those commodities from additional tariffs, in the l...

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Meghan McCain defends Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting: 'He's got kids to put through college' Meghan McCain defended former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer on "The View" after his first "Dancing with the Stars" performance went viral.        ...
15:13, 09/19/2019

Soho tenant claims roaches swarmed her bagel: lawsuit Now that’s an everything bagel. A woman is suing her former Soho landlord, claiming her apartment was a filthy hellhole where a pack of roaches swarmed her bagel and turned up everywhere, even inside the refrigerator. Julia Perry said the Broom...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Gay activist Charles Leslie molested kid in penis-filled apartment: suit A Los Angeles man is suing Manhattan gay-rights icon Charles Leslie for $10 million claiming Leslie sexually abused him as a child inside his notorious “phallus palace” Soho apartment filled with art and sculptures of penises, according to a new laws...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Soccer: FIFA tells Iran it is time to allow women into stadiums FIFA president Gianni Infantino has told Iran it is time to allow women into football stadiums and the global soccer body expects "positive developments", starting with their next home match in October....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Report: DEA joins investigation into Skaggs' death The Drug Enforcement Administration is working to find the source of the drugs that Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs took before he died, ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported on Wednesday....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Cahna's 11th-inning double lifts A's over Royals Mark Canha stroked a two-out, two-strike RBI double in the 11th inning Wednesday afternoon, giving the host Oakland Athletics a 1-0 win over the Kansas City Royals in a game that featured a 28-minute rain delay and a brilliant pitchers' duel....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Walker’s HR helps D-backs hold off Marlins Christian Walker and Abraham Almonte homered, and Mike Leake won despite giving up his 39th and 40th homers of the season in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon in Phoenix....
16:00, 09/19/2019

A List of Headlines We Really Didn't Want to Use Regarding the Explosion at the Semen Factory A cattle breeding facility in Australia has experienced an unspeakable tragedy: a massive explosion that resulted in the loss of over 100 vials of bull semen. As Newsweek reports, the fire took over two hours to extinguish in full, and the firefighte...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked For Third Straight Day. Check Rates Here Petrol, diesel prices today: Oil marketing companies such as state-run Indian Oil Corporation currently review the fuel prices on a daily basis, and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations......
16:26, 09/19/2019

A Brad Pitt movie and this prog-rock band share the same name On Oct. 8, fans in New York City will line up to watch Ad Astra. Only instead of Brad Pitt in a space caper, they’ll get four guys from the tri-state area playing noodly prog-rock/fusion jams. What happens when the seemingly obscure name of your band...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New—and Nonbinary—Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere”—at least, when it comes to a new, nonbinary definition of the word “they,” as announced by the editors at Merriam-Webster....
16:52, 09/19/2019

Sega Mega Drive Mini review – a legacy truly honoured Perfectly modelled and smoothly animated, the 42 built-in games are lovingly reproduced, with modern gaming benefits. It’s a delightful surpriseIt’s been almost three years since Nintendo launched its diminutive NES Mini console and discovered a vast...
16:52, 09/19/2019

The 50 best video games of the 21st century Want to build worlds, become a crime kingpin, get lost in space, or enter the afterlife? Then our countdown of the 50 best games of the era has something for youMore of the best TV | Film | Albums | Art | Comedy Continue reading......
16:52, 09/19/2019

Bulletproof Jackets Manufactured In India Sent To 100 Countries: PM Modi Accusing the UPA government of not being serious on national security, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Congress-led regime had in 2009 ignored the demand of 1.86 lakh bullet proof jackets......
16:53, 09/19/2019

PSA Order Accuses Farooq Abdullah Of Spreading "Secessionist Ideology" Statements mobilising people against the state and the "tremendous potential" to create public disorder in the Valley are among the charges listed against former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Bilateral With Donald Trump, United Nations Meet On PM's Agenda In US It will be a packed week for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the US starting Saturday: Two meetings with President Trump, nearly 20 other bilaterals, and his big UN General Assembly speech on Friday......
16:53, 09/19/2019

CBI Intensifies Search For Rajeev Kumar, Seeks Arrest Warrant The CBI has issued a fresh notice to ex-Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar asking him to appear before it on September 20 as it continued to search for him at various locations across Kolkata in......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Ex-NBA superstar Kobe Bryant scores points as an investor by preaching patience Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant is now a partner at Bryant Stibel, an investment firm with more than $2 billion under management.       ...
16:53, 09/19/2019

What does Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing actually mean? What cases is Purdue caught up in and who else is involved and what happens next? Here’s what you need to knowPurdue Pharma, the maker of the controversial prescription painkiller OxyContin, has filed for bankruptcy in federal court. The move is part...
16:53, 09/19/2019

ER Turns 25: Where Is the Star-Studded Cast Now? Television was changed 25 years ago. On this day, September 19, in 1994, ER premiered on NBC. The medical drama, which lasted for an impressive 15 seasons, helped launch the careers of numerous......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Blake Lively Had the Best Reaction to Husband Ryan Reynolds' Sexy New Campaign Photos Ryan Reynolds is making Blake Lively "very happy" with her life choices. The Deadpool actor, who recently celebrated his seventh wedding anniversary with the Gossip Girl alum, has......
16:53, 09/19/2019

OMG Moments From the PCAs Bingeworthy Show Nominees: Game of Thrones, Outlander and More Spoiler alert: The nominee list for The Bingeworthy Show of 2019 at the E! People's Choice Awards is stacked. Eight of television's hottest shows are battling for the title and......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Former Bachelor Chris Soules Addresses Why He Left the Scene of Fatal Car Crash Chris Soules has faced the big question. Last month, the former Bachelor was sentenced to a suspended two-year prison sentence to serve two years on probation for leaving the scene of an......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Nailed It!'s Nicole Byer Reveals Her Little-Known Passion for Pole Dancing Nicole Byer is trying to nail... pole dancing. When she's not hosting the Emmy-nominated Netflix show Nailed It!, the 33-year-old star is learning new tricks on her pole. Sitting down......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Christina Applegate's Style Evolution Is a Must-See Trip Down Memory Lane Christina Applegate's style icon status is more than 30 years in the making. Hollywood was first introduced to the actress when she landed the role of Kelly Bundy on classic sitcom......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Return to Rhythm Nation: 13 Times Janet Jackson Has Made History When Janet Jackson released her fourth studio album 30 years ago, the music world did not know what hit them. With Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814--or, simply, Rhythm Nation, if ya......
16:53, 09/19/2019

Millions of Americans’ private medical images are available online, report finds Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans — including X-rays and CT scans — are unprotected online and able to be seen by anyone with basic computer expertise, a scathing new report published Tuesday found. Accordi...
16:53, 09/19/2019

A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
16:53, 09/19/2019

Labour rubbishes claims it wants to restore 1917 party constitution Labour has tried to head off a bitter battle over its constitution by rubbishing claims it wants to re-write the totemic section that marked the party's split from socialism under Tony Blair....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Here's the second photo of Justin Trudeau in racist dark makeup Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001. He said it was a racist photo but he didn't consider it racist at the time....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Country star Josh Turner’s crew bus crash leaves 1 dead, 7 injured A bus carrying Country star Josh Turner’s crew plunged 80 feet off an embankment in California, leaving one dead and seven injured, officials confirmed Thursday. The singer and his band were on a different bus and not involved in the crash, whi...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Contaminated tap water could cause over 100,000 US cancer cases: study Contaminated tap water — containing arsenic and other chemicals — could be to blame for more than 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, a new study revealed. The Environmental Working Group study, published Thursday in the peer-...
17:39, 09/19/2019

In-flight ‘chaos’ as Delta flight plunges almost 30,000 feet Passengers aboard a Delta flight from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale experienced a horrifying seven minutes when the plane plunged almost 30,000 feet, according to reports. Flight 2352 was halfway through its journey Wednesday when the plane dropped from...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Trump says he keeps cash on hand so he can leave tips It’s President Trump’s tipping point.​ Trump said he carries a wad of cash in his back pocket so he can leave tips. He said he keeps the bills ready because he hasn’t “had to use a credit card in a long time​” so there&#...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Imelda brings heavy rain and tornadoes to Texas Officials in Houston and surrounding communities say Houston and the surrounding communities could get more heavy rain from Tropical Depression Imelda on Thursday. The storm's remnants spawned several weak tornadoes on Wednesday. (Sept. 19)  ...
17:39, 09/19/2019

'Get it together': False emergency sirens spark déjà vu on Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui Emergency sirens accidentally went off on Oahu and Maui Wednesday, rattling nerves as Hawaii residents recalled surviving a false missile alarm.        ...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Trump’s National Security Aides to Meet on Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran in retaliation for attacks on Saudi Arabian oil fields, but has also made clear his opposition to getting the United States into another war....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Take 5: Ravens' rematch vs. Mahomes highlights Week 3 In a scheduling oddity, Week 3's slate only has one game featuring two 2-0 teams - the Baltimore Ravens at the Kansas City Chiefs -- but that game shouldn't disappoint....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Alberta to return C$1.3 million worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadian health regulator cancelled the company's licence to produce and sell cannabis....
18:00, 09/19/2019

Is American Horror Story: 1984 Already Connected to a Previous Season? American Horror Story loves connecting its seasons and after just one episode, there's already one evident between American Horror Story: 1984 and a past season. In the AHS: 1984......
18:00, 09/19/2019

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
18:01, 09/19/2019

How Juul Hooked Kids and Ignited a Public Health Crisis In the Scheetz household, back-to-school anxiety reached new heights this fall. Jami Scheetz’s 15-year-old son Devon, who has severe asthma, kicked a brutal vaping habit over the summer, with help from a nicotine patch. But as soon as school st...
18:01, 09/19/2019

Elway calls out Broncos' Bolles for holding flags His teammates and even his boss have had it with Broncos grabby left tackle Garett Bolles, who suggested officials are unfairly targeting him for holding infractions....
18:01, 09/19/2019

Russia proposes extending gas contract with Ukraine on temporary basis - Novak Russia proposed extending its current gas transit contract with Ukraine on a temporary basis at three-way talks with Ukraine and the European Union in Brussels on Thursday, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said....
18:01, 09/19/2019

COLUMN-Oil traders reassess interruption of Saudi output: Kemp Brent oil futures prices have gyrated wildly as traders have tried to assess the impact of last week's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure on the actual availability of crude....
18:01, 09/19/2019

Grey's Anatomy Has a Big Question to Ask On Stunning Season 16 Poster Big changes are afoot on Grey's Anatomy. E! News has your first look at the key art for season 16 (which premieres in one week!), and it shows Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) looking......
18:26, 09/19/2019

The new New Relic: Past BI and the dashboard, toward AI and AIOps When applications and data change, what should a platform built to monitor them do? It should also change to keep with the times, and that's what New Relic is doing....
18:26, 09/19/2019

OECD cuts growth outlook to post-crisis low The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts....
18:52, 09/19/2019

Who will (and who should) win at the 2019 Emmy Awards We all know "Game of Thrones" will walk away victorious at the 2019 Emmys, but who else will win on TV's biggest night? And who really deserves to?        ...
18:52, 09/19/2019

Two former Giants clash over Eli Manning Hall of Fame debate Some argue Eli Manning’s two Super Bowls (and Super Bowl MVPs) are enough to get him into the Hall of Fame. The other side will point to the mediocrity that surrounded Manning throughout the rest of his 16-year-career. To one of the many Mannin...
18:52, 09/19/2019

Joe Kennedy III Is Mounting a Democratic Primary Challenge to Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey (BOSTON) — Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America’s most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state’s Democratic primary in 2020. A person with k...
19:13, 09/19/2019

Fukushima trial ends in not guilty verdict, but nuclear disaster will haunt Japan for decades to come The only criminal prosecution stemming from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has ended in not guilty verdicts, in a blow to families displaced by the meltdown, as the fallout promises to haunt northern Japan for decades to come....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Digital sports platform DAZN reaches distribution deal with Comcast Media and communications company Comcast Corp has agreed to a distribution deal with digital global sports provider DAZN Group, further blurring the line between traditional television operators and the streaming services that have disrupted them....
19:39, 09/19/2019

Dyson's award-winning vacuums are at incredible low prices today Dyson vacuums normally cost quite the chunk of change, but for today only on Woot you can save big on some of their most popular models.       ...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Global climate strike: how you can get involved Millions will take to the streets in global climate crisis protests from 20 to 27 SeptemberThe global climate strike kicks off on Friday and will ripple across the world in more than 4,000 locations, the start of a weeklong movement to train internat...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Campaigners urge UN to endorse global fracking ban Emma Thompson and Mark Ruffalo among signatories of open letter to secretary general A global campaign backed by 450 activist groups and celebrities, including actors Emma Thompson and Mark Ruffalo, is calling on the UN to endorse a global end to fra...
20:00, 09/19/2019

One in 16 US women were forced into having sex for the first time The experiences amount to rape, the authors say, although they relied on a national survey that didn’t use the word in asking women about forced sex....
20:00, 09/19/2019

You watch TV; it watches back: How smart TVs track what’s on our screens In our latest privacy experiment, we examined how four of the most popular TV brands record what we watch. And they’re doing it because, legally speaking, tens of millions of us gave our permission....
20:00, 09/19/2019

Navient memo raises questions about its student loan servicing practices Student advocates say the document shows the company intentionally steered borrowers into high-cost repayment options, but Navient says it shows exactly the opposite....
20:00, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes for Wearing Brownface at 2001 Party Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after the publication of a photo from nearly two decades ago in which he appeared at a party wearing brownface, saying he is disappointed in himself....
20:00, 09/19/2019

Alphabet unit to make drone deliveries for Walgreens, FedEx in the U.S. Alphabet Inc's aviation unit Wing said on Thursday it has partnered with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and FedEx Corp for deliveries directly to homes in Virginia using drones, beginning next month....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Vaping-related lung injury cases reach 530 as investigations of cause ramp up The number of cases of lung injuries confirmed as or judged as probably associated with vaping both nicotine and THC have jumped from 380 to 530 as of Sept. 17, the the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Tom Welling Will Play Superman Once More in Crisis on Infinite Earths It’s finally happening. After spending the entirety of Smallville teasing it, Tom Welling’s Superman is becoming the Man of Tomorrow, thanks to a trip to the Arrow universe.Read more......
20:26, 09/19/2019

The Beginner's Guide to Electric Cars Electric vehicles (EVs) are getting cheaper—so whether you’re looking for a way to save on the hassle and cost of gas, shrink your carbon footprint, or simply zip around in a new Tesla, there are lots of reasons to consider a hybrid or electric car....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Trump Says Homeless Americans Are Polluting Ocean With 'Needles' and EPA Will Take Action President Donald Trump claims the homeless population in San Francisco is polluting the ocean and says the Environmental Protection Agency will issue some kind of notice to the city within a week, according to reporters traveling with the president o...
20:26, 09/19/2019

Report: FBI Tried to Get Encrypted Phone Firm to Build Backdoor So They Could Spy on Sinaloa Cartel The FBI tried to get the CEO of encrypted phone company Phantom Secure, Vincent Ramos, to install a backdoor in his service so that the agency could spy on Sinaloa Cartel members, Motherboard reported on Wednesday.Read more......
20:26, 09/19/2019

Showdown preview: The 2019 BSB season so far "Ahead of the final three rounds and The Showdown, we take a look back at what has been an action-packed 2019 season in Bennetts British Superbikes."...
20:26, 09/19/2019

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus reveals hypercar for WEC The SCG007 will race the likes of the Aston Martin Valkyrie at Le Mans... New SCG007 Le Mans racer is powered by 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6; up to 30 roadgoing are examples set to be built American manufacturer Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus has reveal...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Mazda developing ‘RX-9’ sports car, new patent suggests 2015 RX-Vision concept could be readied for production Recently acquired patent shows off lightweight chassis design, with a front-mid engine layout likely A chassis design patent filed last week by Mazda suggests the company is developing a succ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

New Mercedes-Benz EQB: electric compact SUV hits the road New Mercedes-Benz GLB will spawn an electric variant in 2021; first production-previewing prototypes have now emerged Mercedes-Benz will launch an electric version of its new GLB compact SUV in 2021, named the EQB, and more production-like prototype...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Islamic Center of Tucson to hold community-building event TUCSON – In light of the recent incidents involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT) and a nearby apartment, the center is hosting a community-building event called SALAM Tucson on Thursday. The event is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at 901 E. First S...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Tucson Premium Outlets to hold job fair Thursday TUCSON – Holiday season is approaching and retailers will start hiring additional help. Tucson Premium Outlets will hold a job fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday at 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd. Attendees are asked to dress in professional attire a...
20:52, 09/19/2019

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housing Resources, Inc. (FHR) announced Wednesday a new ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moisture from Hurricane Lorena moves into the Southwest! Today: Warm with some isolated storms possible. H...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Third instance of Canadian PM Trudeau in blackface emerges A video showing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface has put more pressure on his campaign for re-election less than five weeks before voters go to the polls....
20:52, 09/19/2019

‘I Wish We Had More Answers’: Health Officials Still Don’t Know Why 500 People Have Gotten Sick After Vaping More than 500 people have developed serious lung illnesses after vaping, and seven have died — but there’s still not a clear cause, federal health officials said on a call with reporters Thursday. “We at [the U.S. Centers for Diseas...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Dimitar Berbatov retires: Former Man Utd and Tottenham star hangs up his boots Dimitar Berbatov has confirmed his retirement from professional football, with the former Manchester United and Tottenham striker drawing the curtain down on a a 20-year career....
20:52, 09/19/2019

James Maddison to Man Utd: Brendan Rodgers concedes every Leicester City player has a price Leicester City would be powerless to keep James Maddison if the likes of Manchester United meet their valuation for the midfielder, according to Brendan Rodgers....
20:52, 09/19/2019

Elliot Daly: England must focus on reaching last eight at Rugby World Cup Elliot Daly says England rugby's first target at the World Cup is making sure they qualify from their pool following a nightmare campaign four years ago....
20:52, 09/19/2019

Siberian Shaman on Trek to ‘Cast Out’ Putin From the Kremlin Is Arrested Jittery about unrest, Russian security forces detained the mystic on his self-proclaimed mission to drive out President Vladimir V. Putin, whom he called a “demon.”...
21:13, 09/19/2019

iOS 13.1 release date moved up from September 30th to September 24th On the same day that iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 were shipped to the public, Apple confirmed that its next major software release — iOS 13.1 — is coming even sooner than expected. At its keynote last week, Apple announced that iOS 13 would launc...
21:13, 09/19/2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases, C.D.C. Says More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
21:40, 09/19/2019

Wind power windfall: crown estate to sell offshore windfarm rights Treasury in line for millions as auction starts for seabed leases on sites able to supply 6m homesThe crown estate has opened the first leasing round for offshore windfarms in a decade to usher in a new generation of wind projects expected to eventua...
21:40, 09/19/2019

Inside Apple's redesigned 'cube' store in New York City Just in time for the launch of the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, Apple is finally re-opening the doors to its flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City. Better known as "the cube," the iconic 77,000 square feet space has been closed for renovati...
22:00, 09/19/2019

How do kids (and adults) like Nintendo’s Labo VR kit? Nintendo's Labo VR kit is certainly a step up from the historic gaming company's earlier Labo kits. With five cardboard projects for kids to construct (including the headset itself), senior editor Kris Naudus found it to be a unique, endear...
22:00, 09/19/2019

EPA pushes national fuel economy standard in face off with California The Trump administration has announced plans to create a national vehicle emissions standard. The new "One National Program Rule" would allow the federal government to set uniform fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions standards. The move, anno...
22:00, 09/19/2019

‘John Wick Hex’ comes to Windows and Mac October 8th John Wick Hex, the top-down strategy game based on the film franchise, arrives on Windows and Mac October 8th. You can pre-order the game now, and it will be available exclusively via the Epic Games store for $19.99....
22:00, 09/19/2019

Lyft's app shows bike lanes to help riders find smoother routes Just because you can ride a bike somewhere doesn't mean you want to -- many cyclists can tell tales of braving streets that are downright dangerous to two-wheelers. You might not need an intuitive knowledge of where to ride after today, at least...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Switch Lite review: The best way to play on the go The Switch Lite is for everyone who found the original Switch too big. Really, that's it. By going with a smaller screen and fixed controllers, Nintendo has crafted something that feels more like a genuine portable console. The Switch Lite is si...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Sackler family members 'may be unwilling' to contribute to opioids settlement Oxycontin-maker Purdue Pharma claims family may be unable to contribute billions to settlement if lawsuits are allowed to proceedOxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma has warned a bankruptcy court that the Sackler family members who own the company “may be u...
22:00, 09/19/2019

For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true that behind every great fortune lies a great crime. Musicians and novelists, for example, can become e...
22:00, 09/19/2019

'He became our best friend': how we survived Larry Nassar's systematic abuse Olympic medalist Tasha Schwikert and US national team member Jordan Schwikert reveal their experience as sisters and survivors of Larry Nassar’s abuse, including an unthinkable week Tasha spent in the predator’s homeAt first we found it hard to belie...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the art world remains overwhelmingly male-dominated.Ac...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Emmys 2019 predictions: who will win, and who should win? Another competitive year pits old favorites against critically acclaimed upstarts. Will there be a Game of Thrones victory lap? Will Fleabag upset Veep?The Emmys conversation is dominated, of course, by Game of Thrones, HBO’s decade-defining, lavish ...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Judges urged to back MPs' recall if they rule against prorogation Final arguments at supreme court raise question of who has power to bring parliament backParliament should be allowed to reassemble next week, the supreme court has been urged, as the legal battle over Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension threatened ...
22:00, 09/19/2019

‘Okra is the most foul thing ever grown’: chefs on their most hated ingredients From ‘horrible’ coconut to ‘stomach-turning’ turbot, top chefs reveal the foods they can’t stand It is common to hear chefs wax lyrical about ingredients they adore. We hear far less about those that are a pain to prep, a nightmare to cook with or di...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Clean Chit To Mani Shankar Aiyar In Complaint For Remark Against PM Modi The Delhi police on Thursday gave a clean chit to Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar in two complaints over his alleged derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his meeting with......
22:00, 09/19/2019

"We Are Not In Any Crisis": Prakash Javadekar On Economic Slowdown There is no financial crisis in India, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, adding that the central government was taking all necessary steps to strengthen the economy....
22:00, 09/19/2019

Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami Returns To Srinagar After 10 Days In Delhi CPI-M leader Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami returned to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after a 10-day visit to New Delhi, allowed by the Supreme Court, to get treatment at the AIIMS....
22:00, 09/19/2019

Two New Court Rooms Created In Supreme Court For New Judges A day after President Ram Nath Kovind appointed four new judges to the top court, the Supreme Court on Thursday announced the creation of two new court rooms in the premises....
22:00, 09/19/2019

India Won't Discuss Jammu And Kashmir Issue At UN Says Foreign Secretary India will not dwell upon the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General Assembly and instead discuss its contribution on the development, peace, and security fronts as a responsible member of the......
22:00, 09/19/2019

Raids At Trinamool MP KD Singh's Premises In Money Laundering Probe Case The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday conducted searches at properties linked to TMC MP KD Singh in connection with a money laundering case, officials said....
22:00, 09/19/2019

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, considering that Samsung usually updates its latest flags...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Mystics' Delle Donne wins second MVP Washington Mystics forward-guard Elena Delle Donne is the 2019 WNBA Most Valuable Player, making her the first player to win the league's top individual honor with two different teams....
22:26, 09/19/2019

Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 3: A little perspective "Patience or panic" is a common theme after two weeks in fantasy football. Matthew Berry offers worthwhile perspective along with his usual lineup advice....
22:52, 09/19/2019

Yankees' German put on leave under DV policy Yankees pitcher Domingo German, who is 18-4 with a 4.03 ERA and 153 strikeouts for the AL East leaders this season, has been placed on administrative leave under the MLB-MLBPA domestic violence policy....
22:52, 09/19/2019

Pentagon Weighs Sending More Military Assets to Mideast The Pentagon is considering sending additional antimissile batteries, another squadron of jet fighters and added surveillance capabilities to the Middle East to shore up the military’s regional presence in the wake of last weekend’s attack on Saudi A...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Teachers left boy with Down syndrome outside naked and soaking wet: mom Three teachers were suspended from a British school after an 11-year-old boy with Down syndrome was left naked and soaking wet on a playground for half an hour, according to a report on Thursday. Levi Blackshaw was recorded on CCTV cameras “cur...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Get £50 off your next holiday with Now Broadband's affordable broadband deals Sorting your internet plan, its a stressful experience by all accounts and one that should be rewarded with a break...a holiday in fact. Luckily, to help support your post-internet purchase vacation plans, Now Broadband will help you pay for your tri...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Sheffield United’s Prince Abdullah defends Bin Ladens over club links • Abdullah: ‘Bin Ladens were going to buy Kevin McCabe’s shares’• Manager Chris Wilder: ‘I’m 100% positive about the future’Eyebrows were raised at Bramall Lane when Sheffield United’s new owner, Prince Abdullah bin Musaad bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, said...
23:13, 09/19/2019

County cricket: Kent thrash Yorkshire, Lancashire beat Middlesex – as it happened County Championship updates from around the groundsThe Spin: sign up and get our weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Tanya, tweet @tjaldred or post BTL 9.39pm BST Northamptonshire secured promotion to Division One with all bar their toenails a...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Tottenham's Pochettino: we didn’t respect the plan in draw with Olympiakos – video It was a poor start from Mauricio Pochettino's side in the Champions League; despite his side having a 2-0 lead against the run of play, they drew away at Olympiakos. A penalty from Harry Kane and a wonderful strike from Lucas Moura put the Champions...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Should you be able to resell digitally purchased games? Steam was this week hit with a ruling from a French court that penalizes the site for banning the resale of digital games. This could potentially mean Valve’s platform — and others like it — will have to allow uses to sell their game codes. So, assum...
23:13, 09/19/2019

The Huawei Mate 30 Pro will ship without Google Play. That might not be a bad thing The Huawei Mate 30 Pro will ship without the Google Play store. This, of course, is no surprise. The Chinese tech giant is currently on a US entity list, which prohibits US-based companies from doing business with it. Fortunately for Huawei, the comp...
23:13, 09/19/2019

With EMUI 10, Huawei courts developers EMUI is Huawei’s bespoke Android environment, available across its entire handset lineup. The latest version, EMUI 10, is a dramatic step forward for the company, and introduces a new “dark mode,” as well as a design language that’s unambiguously ins...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Troy Aikman heard from Fox Sports bosses about Doug Gottlieb tweet: 'I responded honestly' Former Dallas Cowboys QB Troy Aikman eviscerated his colleague, Doug Gottlieb, on Twitter. He heard about it from their Fox Sports bosses afterward.       ...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.       ...
23:39, 09/19/2019

New national security adviser attacked Trump for being 'chummy' with Putin President Trump’s incoming national security adviser suggested during the 2016 Republican primary campaign that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz attack then-candidate Donald Trump's attitude toward Russian President Vladimir Putin....
23:39, 09/19/2019

Japanese politician accuses historical Korean emissaries of murder, looting A Tokyo-based Japanese politician's derogatory remarks about premodern Korean missions to Japan are being condemned as inflammatory and discriminatory....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Labs confirm 1st new case of polio in Philippines in 26 years Nearly two decades after the World Health Organization declared polio eradicated in the Philippines, the malady has returned in a new outbreak, officials said Thursday....
00:00, 09/20/2019

BAE Systems wins $495 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon BAE Systems has been awarded a $495 million U.S. defense contract for receiver/processors and high band receivers in support of the ALR-56C Digital Upgrade, the Pentagon said on Thursday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Copper miner First Quantum Minerals draws takeover interest - Bloomberg Canadian copper miner First Quantum Minerals Ltd is drawing preliminary takeover interest from global miners after losing half its value over the past five years, Bloomberg reported on Thursday....
00:00, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-House Democrats ask if Trump interfered in DOJ automaker antitrust probe Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with Cali...
00:00, 09/20/2019

UAW says some progress has been made in GM talks The United Auto Workers union said Thursday that some progress has been made in lengthy talks to end a four-day old strike of about 48,000 workers at General Motors Co but added that many issues "remain unresolved" and said talks could continue into ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Xilinx CFO Lorenzo Flores to step down Chipmaker Xilinx Inc said on Thursday Chief Financial Officer Lorenzo Flores is stepping down, sending the company's shares down nearly 4% in extended trading....
00:00, 09/20/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Diageo keeps organic sales forecast, says not immune to trade policy changes Spirits maker Diageo Plc said on Thursday it was "not immune" to changes in global trade policies, but based on the current environment expects to meet its full-year organic sales targets....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Brad Pitt talks Trump tweets, being a better dad and crying in 'Ad Astra' Brad Pitt reflects on fatherhood with his new space movie 'Ad Astra,' though back on Earth, he struggles with 'demons' on the path of enlightenment.        ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Actors who've played astronauts, from Brad Pitt and George Clooney to Sigourney Weaver Buckle your seat belts and get ready to blast off with some of Hollywood's most famous on-screen astronauts.        ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

UAW cites some progress in GM talks With the union's strike against the automaker set to enter its fifth day, UAW Vice President Terry Dittes cautioned that several issues remain unresolved and negotiations aimed at ending the walkout could stretch into the weekend and beyond....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Whatever Happened To The Other Wall Street Millionaire Accused Of Sexual Assault? Since 2017, eight women have gone to civil court and said they were sexually assaulted by the Wall Street financier Howard Rubin. One woman has since dropped her claim, but seven remain—six are suing as plaintiffs in one lawsuit in federal court, whi...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Stop Celebrating Bruce Bochy's 2,000th Victory Bruce Bochy nailed down his iconic 2,044th victory as a major-league manager Wednesday in Boston, because let’s face it, nothing says greatness quite like a large round number. And if 2,044 isn’t round enough for you, then your entire life has been a...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Trudeau’s ‘profoundly stupid’ past may not be an election-killer… but he needs to stop apologizing: damage control expert Eric Dezenhall, CEO and co-founder of Washington-based crisis communications firm Dezenhall Resources, told Global News the Prime Minister's repeated apologies might actually hurt him in the long run....
00:26, 09/20/2019

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is... Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants....
00:26, 09/20/2019

'Where's My Roy Cohn?' profiles notorious lawyer with Trump ties Roy Cohn tells an interviewer his legacy is inextricably linked to the Army-McCarthy hearings, but it's impossible to watch "Where's My Roy Cohn?" without seeing the red-baiting attorney and fixer through the prism of the current President of the Uni...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Azharuddin Set To Contest For Hyderabad Cricket Association President Mohammad Azharuddin's nomination was rejected in 2017, but after a span of two years he has once again applied for the post of Hyderabad Cricket Association president....
00:26, 09/20/2019

Vinesh Wants To Convert World Wrestling Championships Bronze Into Gold Vinesh Phogat defeated Greece's Maria Prevolaraki to win the bronze medal match in the World Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. She had already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after her win......
00:26, 09/20/2019

American Airlines canceled more flights than any US carrier in July: 'It was a tough summer for us' American Airlines struggled with flight delays and cancellations this summer, hamstrung by the grounded Boeing 737 Max and mired in a bitter labor dispute with its mechanics....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Walgreens to test drone delivery service with Alphabet's Wing The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliveries will not be available....
00:52, 09/20/2019

US Fines Hyundai $47 Million Over Dirty Diesel Engines South Korean automaker Hyundai will pay a $47 million fine for illegally importing and selling dirty diesel engines in violation of American environmental rules, US authorities announced Thursday....
00:52, 09/20/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the......
00:52, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts gather in Nevada desert near secretive Area 51 UFO enthusiasts began descending on rural Nevada on Thursday near the secret U.S. military installation known as Area 51, long rumored to house government secrets about alien life, with local authorities hoping the visitors were coming in peace....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Report warns AI can’t offer protection from ‘deepfakes’ Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society. In the report, authors Britt Paris and Joan Donovan put deepfakes on a long conti...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Facebook working on AR glasses it hopes will replace smartphones Facebook is reportedly developing augmented reality (AR) glasses with a twist. These won’t be tethered to a mobile device, but will instead work as a standalone product that could replace smartphones. Facebook aims to release the product by 2025, but...
00:52, 09/20/2019

PM vs. PM: John Major argues against Boris Johnson in U.K. Supreme Court case Just as it seemed Brexit couldn’t become any more surreal, a former Conservative prime minister argued against the current Conservative prime minister in a landmark Supreme Court hearing over whether Boris Johnson broke the law in suspending Parliame...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete — and the company won't say why or when he was dropped Christian Petersen / Getty Images New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete, the company said on Thursday. Nike did not say when Brown was dropped as an athlete or why he was no longer sponsored by the c...
01:13, 09/20/2019

A mobile home in one of America's most exclusive trailer parks is on the market for $2.4 million. Here's a look inside the luxurious Malibu house. Suzy Poling, courtesy of Compass Paradise Cove, which is located in Malibu, California, is often referred to as one of America's most expensive trailer parks. The trailer park has been called home by celebrities including actors Minnie Driver, Pamel...
01:13, 09/20/2019

House Democrats call for stripping tax-exempt status from 60 ‘hate groups’ House Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee said on Thursday that over 60 alleged hate groups, mostly socially conservative organizations, anti-immigration entities, and religious groups should be stripped of their tax-exempt status....
01:39, 09/20/2019

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
01:39, 09/20/2019

Trump, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg had 'good, constructive' meeting: Facebook U.S. President Donald Trump and Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg had a "good, constructive" meeting at the White House on Thursday, the social media company said in a statement....
02:13, 09/20/2019

Mediaset strikes deal to fend off Vivendi's withdrawal risk Mediaset had reached an agreement with an investor to facilitate its plan to create a pan-European platform, the company said on Thursday, in a move to offset any potential attempt to derail the deal from hostile shareholder Vivendi....
02:13, 09/20/2019

Banker tells German fraud trial he made millions from 'astronomical' trades A British investment banker at the center of Germany's biggest fraud trial told judges on Thursday he earned millions of euros from deals involving "astronomical" trades that prosecutors say were a means to make bogus tax reclaims....
02:13, 09/20/2019

Colt will stop making AR-15 rifles for consumers Colt, the manufacturer of the AR-15 rifle, has announced it's exiting the consumer rifle market as demand for high-powered, semi-automatic guns wanes....
02:13, 09/20/2019

'Jeopardy' fans can play this game while they drive. Experts aren't sure that's safe A Google and Amazon-backed startup believes its Jeopardy trivia app is safe for drivers to play while behind the wheel, but experts on distracted driving aren't convinced....
02:13, 09/20/2019

Let's Play the World's Smallest Violin for the Pod Save America Boys On Wednesday, New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo wrote a column on some of the biggest failures of the Obama administration, which Manjoo concludes were due to the administration’s reliance on neoliberal solutions to problems that required Roosev...
02:13, 09/20/2019

No, That Isn't a Photo of Beto O'Rourke Pissing Himself Beto O’Rourke might have been a ~hot rocker~ back in the day, but the photo circulating the internet of a man appearing to have had an accident is not the Democratic presidential candidate....
02:13, 09/20/2019

Trump's Attacks on the Homeless Are Getting More and More Unhinged President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on both homeless people and the state of California on Wednesday. He told reporters that homeless people in San Francisco are polluting the ocean with used needles. He also said that the Environmental Prot...
02:13, 09/20/2019

Houston vs. Tulane prediction: D’Eriq King will keep Cougars in game The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on Thursday night’s college football game between the Houston Cougars and Tulane Green Wave: Houston (+5) over TULANE: A lot has changed since the Cougars’ 48-17 win last seaso...
02:13, 09/20/2019

Tesla’s Model 3 earns insurance industry’s top safety rating Tesla’s Model 3 electric sedan has earned the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), becoming the first Tesla to do so. The IIHS has given the Model 3 its highest rating, top safety pick+. It said the Model 3 e...
02:13, 09/20/2019

Buffett protégé Tracy Britt Cool leaving Berkshire Hathaway One of Warren Buffett’s youngest protégés is parting ways with Berkshire Hathaway — to start a rival company. Tracy Britt Cool — who started at Berkshire in 2009 when she was just 25 — is launching an investment firm that will own smaller companies —...
02:13, 09/20/2019

South Sudan Oil Consortium Funded Militias Accused of Atrocities, Report Says The report by a watchdog group linked Dar Petroleum Operating Company to the president and outlined other major players it said were complicit in violence and corruption....
02:52, 09/20/2019

The Family Man Is Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video in India Manoj Bajpayee and Priyamani's first series roles are here. The Family Man - Amazon Prime Video's newest original series from India - is now streaming....
02:53, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy A70s With 64-Megapixel Camera Said to Launch in India Soon Samsung is all set to launch its most premium Galaxy A-device, the Galaxy A70s, with a 64-megapixel rear camera sensor later this month, informed sources told IANS on Thursday....
02:53, 09/20/2019

Weird jokes, objectionable attire trip up Canada's Trudeau again Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in major political trouble just weeks before facing voters, tripped up by a penchant for poor jokes and dressing up that have let him down before and are now raising accusations of racial insensitivity....
03:13, 09/20/2019

U.S. drone strike kills 30 pine nut farm workers in Afghanistan A U.S. drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (IS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labor in the fields, officials said on Thursday....
03:13, 09/20/2019

Ramsey: Jags' disrespect led to trade request Jalen Ramsey said on Uninterrupted's "17 Weeks" podcast that "some disrespectful things were said" in a conversation he had with Jaguars management after last Sunday's loss to the Texans....
03:13, 09/20/2019

AB deflects question about 2019 playing status Antonio Brown addressed media for the first time since joining the Patriots but didn't directly answer a question about whether he'll be able to play the entire season....
03:13, 09/20/2019

Asked For Queen Elizabeth's Help In Scottish Vote: Ex-UK PM David Cameron Former British prime minister David Cameron revealed Thursday that he asked Queen Elizabeth II to intervene in the referendum on Scottish independence -- despite her neutral role as head of state....
03:13, 09/20/2019

Hurricane Humberto Leaves 28,000 Without Power In Bermuda Hurricane Humberto headed northward in the Atlantic Thursday after tearing off rooftops and knocking out power to more than 28,000 customers as it brushed past Bermuda, forecasters and local news......
03:13, 09/20/2019

Singapore-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Bangladesh A Singapore-bound Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight on Thursday made an emergency landing the airportas the aircraft's wheels failed to retract, an official said....
03:13, 09/20/2019

Face of the Denisovans? Portrait of a Teen Revealed by Her DNA Based on ancient DNA methylation patterns, a portrait of a juvenile female Denisovan has been recreated. ...
03:39, 09/20/2019

Wrestling Ref Gets 2-Year Suspension for Forcing Black Student to Cut ‘Unnatural’ Dreadlocks The racial slur-spewing New Jersey high school wrestling referee who forced a black student to cut his dreadlocks has been suspended for at least two years after a civil rights investigation resulted in implicit bias training, a legal warning from th...
03:39, 09/20/2019

Accent Your Home With 10 Feet of Philips Hue Lightstrips For $52 The great thing about Philips Hue is that your fancy lighting profiles aren’t limited to standard bulbs; the Hue LighStrip Plus lets you to stick a rope of color-changing, Wi-Fi connected lights anywhere in your house....
03:39, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Nevada desert near secretive U.S. base UFO enthusiasts began descending on rural Nevada on Thursday near the secret U.S. military installation known as Area 51, long rumored to house government secrets about alien life, with local authorities hoping the visitors were coming in peace....
03:39, 09/20/2019

French Court Says Valve Must Allow Steam Users To Resell Games Back in 2015, Valve got sued by a French consumer organization called UFC-Que Choisir (not to be confused with non-French, non-consumer organization the Ultimate Fighting Championship). UFC-Que Choisir had a multitude of bones to pick with the longti...
03:40, 09/20/2019

Devil May Cry 2 Is Out On The Switch So Here's The Deal Devil May Cry games kick ass. The stylish and over-the-top antics of demon hunter Dante and his cohorts helped define the action game genre. This year’s Devil May Cry 5 made everything sleeker, sexier, and energetic. Dante’s had great games over the ...
03:40, 09/20/2019

Apex Legends' Third Season Will Bring A New Character, Changes To Ranked Mode Respawn has officially revealed the next champion slated to join Apex Legends. Players can get their hands on hacker Crypto, a brand new weapon, and a slew of battle pass goodies alongside extensive changes to the game’s Ranked mode when season three...
03:40, 09/20/2019

Turn-Based Survival Game Overland Is Like An Indie Rock XCOM In my couple of hours with turn-based survival game Overland, I’ve lived multiple short, doomed lives in the post-apocalypse. These lives unfolded in in gas stations and on street corners, and they were filled with the pursuit of gas cans and pieces ...
03:40, 09/20/2019

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reuniting for new Fox comedy According to Variety, Fox has given a series order to Carla, a new show executive produced by Big Bang Theory buddies Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik, after beating out “all of the broadcast networks” for the rights to the project. The show is a remake ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Let us all be envious of this toddler being taught Hamlet's soliloquy by Brian Cox For close to 60 years, Brian Cox has consistently delivered some of the best stage and screen performances by any living actor—from his numerous Shakespearean roles to his criminally under-appreciated meta-performance in Deadwood’s third season to hi...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Replace Your Pencil Cup With a Deal On Yamazaki's Versatile Desk Bar Pencil cups are great and all, but how many writing utensils do you really keep out on your desk? Instead, get this Yamazaki Desk Bar while it’s on sale for $26-$27 (depending on the color). It features a tray for jewelry and such, a shelf for hangin...
04:26, 09/20/2019

The Goldfinch's Aneurin Barnard on the internet's love affair with Finn Wolfhard In The Goldfinch, Aneurin Barnard and Finn Wolfhard play the same guy—Boris, a Ukrainian kid who’s moved around a lot and befriends Theo while living in a desolate subdivision outside Las Vegas. Wolfhard plays the teenage version, while Barnard plays...
04:26, 09/20/2019

The importance of social media when it comes to LGBTQ kids feeling seen It is imperative to monitor kids’ safety while using the Internet, but parents should be careful not to disregard the potential positive impacts of social media apps. For LGBTQ youth in particular, the Internet can be a refuge....
04:26, 09/20/2019

RockCreek Founder Afsaneh Beschloss on why sustainable investing is on the rise Afsaneh Beschloss, RockCreek Founder and CEO, sits down with CNBC's Melissa Lee to discuss the rise of sustainable investing, the hottest sectors and what qualifies a company for an ESG portfolio....
04:26, 09/20/2019

Trump administration moving to rescind California's waiver without legal authority: California DA Xavier Becerra, California Attorney General, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss President Trump to curb California's auto emissions waiver and the battle between the state and the President....
04:26, 09/20/2019

How to fly with babies and kids … without losing it NBC — Flying with young kids is rarely easy, no matter how often you do it. It gets better as they get older, of course, but until then it’s usually a slog. Who wants to stay home, though? Not many say recent reports, especially U.S. millennial...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Teen identified after fatal shooting on Tucson’s south side TUCSON — Tucson police have identified the teenager who was killed after a shooting on the city’s south side. Officers responded to South Avenida Selva Del Ocote, near Campbell Avenue and Drexel Road, for reports of an unresponsive male o...
04:26, 09/20/2019

|SwizzBeatzandCharlamagnechataboutCassperNyovest'sGlobalCitizenperformance:'Hekilledit' It's been months since Cassper Nyovest's hit the stage at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg, and his performance is still getting recognition as one of the best on the night....
05:13, 09/20/2019

Is It Time to Quit Vaping? Health officials have recommended that people refrain from using e-cigarettes as they investigate a severe lung illness that has killed eight people. Here are some things to consider....
05:39, 09/20/2019

Imran Khan Can't Accept That J&K Is Now On Road To Progress: Indian Envoy The prospect for a more prosperous Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, following the abrogation of the Article 370 "cuts the ground under the feet of Pakistan", a country whose "fingerprints" are on......
06:13, 09/20/2019

Firm advertised huge returns. It won an award in Monaco. The SEC calls it a fraud Mediatrix Capital said its clients went five years without a single monthly loss. It said it won an award as top global asset manager for its returns over that time. A group in Monaco declared......
06:39, 09/20/2019

Unai Emery hails Arsenal youngsters Bukayo Saka, Emile Smith Rowe and Joe Willock after Frankfurt win Head coach Unai Emery praised the performances of his young players as Arsenal opened their Europa League campaign with a fine win at 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Watford fans must be patient with Ismaila Sarr, insists Quique Sanchez Flores Quique Sanchez Flores has told Watford supporters they must be patient with club-record signing Ismaila Sarr as he continues to adapt to life in England....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Pak Activist Gulalai Ismail Escapes To US, Seeks Political Asylum Pakistani rights activist Gulalai Ismail "escaped" authorities in Islamabad last month and has reached the US, where she has applied for political asylum, a media report said....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Kills Two In Houston, Halts Flights, Floods Roads Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the......
07:13, 09/20/2019

Texas flooding: 1,000 rescued from rising waters as Tropical Depression Imelda batters US state Flash flooding has wreaked havoc in Texas with emergency crews rescuing more than 1,000 people from rising waters sparked by the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Top Wall Street bankers say firm botched $10M compensation payment Two top Wall Street dealmakers say they were snookered into a four-year legal battle over $10 million in back pay — only to learn from the New York Post that they were legally entitled to that money years ago. The bankers, Michael Kramer and Derron S...
07:39, 09/20/2019

Trump gives shout-out to Pelosi's drug price bill: 'It's great to see' President Trump tweeted Thursday that it was "great to see" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveil a bill to lower drug prices but that he liked another bill that had advanced in the Senate "very much."...
07:39, 09/20/2019

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby World Cup opener against Tonga in Sapporo on Sunday....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Dutch blackface holiday characters to get ‘sooty faces’ amid public backlash: report A Netherlands’ Christmastime parade that for years featured white people wearing blackface makeup is doing away with that tradition after public backlash and, at times, violent protests.  ...
09:13, 09/20/2019

German mom, daughter facing eviction blow up house: police German authorities on Wednesday said a mother and daughter are under investigation for allegedly setting off an explosion at their home in western Germany when police and a court officer showed up to evict them....
09:13, 09/20/2019

| SABC bleeds billions in 'exorbitant' sports broadcast rights - CEO In the past three years SABC lost as much as R3.8bn on monies paid for sports broadcasting rights. If the SABC continued on this trajectory it would need another R6.8bn, members of Parliament heard....
09:13, 09/20/2019

Washington Redskins players rip New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman ahead of matchup New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman appeared to have left a mark on at least two Washington Redskins players during their time working for him....
09:13, 09/20/2019

New York Jets' Jamal Adams rips NFL after fine for hit on Baker Mayfield New York Jets safety Jamal Adams ripped the NFL on social media after he was fined for a hit he put on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in the team’s loss Monday night....
09:13, 09/20/2019

Kobe Bryant recalls what then-Charlotte Hornets GM told him before draft day trade: 'I was triggered' Kobe Bryant was selected with the No. 13 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets but his tenure with the organization lasted only a few hours....
09:13, 09/20/2019

Dallas Cowboys' Robert Quinn accuses media of twisting anthem protests message Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn was asked Wednesday whether he would raise a fist during the national anthem and used the opportunity to lambast the media over the national anthem protests....
09:13, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown shares text messages appearing to show doctor joking about farting incident Antonio Brown on Wednesday shared a text message that appeared to be from the doctor who accused him of farting in his face repeatedly and laughing about it during a consultation in August 2018....
09:13, 09/20/2019

Schiff says DOJ involved in decision to block whistleblower complaint The U.S. Department of Justice played a key role in a Trump administration decision to withhold a whistleblower complaint from Congress, U.S. House Intelligence panel chairman Adam Schiff said on Thursday, adding that lawmakers did not know yet if th...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Trump sues Manhattan prosecutor over tax returns, says immune from criminal probe Donald Trump sued Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday, seeking to void a subpoena for eight years of tax returns related to a criminal probe into the U.S. president and his family business....
09:39, 09/20/2019

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up private health insurance plans....
09:39, 09/20/2019

Trump caps California swing with visit to border wall President Donald Trump showed off a section of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico on Wednesday in a bid to illustrate his commitment to crack down on illegal border crossings as he raises money in California for his re-election campaign....
09:39, 09/20/2019

Jacksonville Jaguars defeat listless Tennessee Titans for win on 'Thursday Night Football' Gardner Minshew and the Jacksonville Jaguars took advantage of a sloppy performance by the Tennessee Titans to get their first win of the season.       ...
09:39, 09/20/2019

‘Running With the Devil’ movie review: A weak ‘Traffic’ rip-off Nicolas Cage has had a pretty good run lately (see “Color Out of Space,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last week), so it’s disheartening if not surprising to see him in this weak “Traffic” ri...
09:39, 09/20/2019

‘Rambo: Last Blood’ is an orgy of death “Rambo: Last Blood” features what’s easily the most violent movie scene of the year. It’s awesome. Awaiting an ambush near the end of the film, John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) has thoroughly booby-trapped his secluded Arizona ranch — from the tunnels...
09:39, 09/20/2019

The Guardian view on the school climate strike: protests that matter | Editorial The youth climate movement has created a new sense of urgency. Adults, including politicians, must now focus on plotting a safer courseClimate strike: global climate change protest as Greta Thunberg and students march – live updatesThis Friday’s scho...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Iowa: progressives to the fore as Sanders and Warren attend 'people's forum' Event bids to push progressive issues further into 2020 raceSanders, Warren, Buttigieg and Castro to appear but not BidenA collective of grassroots organizers in Iowa will hold their first “people’s forum” on Saturday, hosting prominent Democratic pr...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Yes, I'm striking over the climate crisis. And suing the US government, too | Vic Barrett As one of the 21 young plaintiffs in the Juliana v United States lawsuit I am inspired by my people’s past to fight for the futureI was born into a world in which my future and my past are uncertain. Born into a world where my inheritance is slipping...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Where did it all go wrong for David Cameron? As the former PM publishes his memoirs, Patrick Wintour tells Anushka Asthana that Cameron’s pursuit of austerity and decision to call an EU referendum sowed the seeds of his demise. Plus, in opinion, George Monbiot on the global climate strikeDavid ...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Climate crisis leaving 2 million people a week needing aid – Red Cross Charity warns of cost of doing nothing, saying contributions would need to hit $20bn a year Two million people a week need humanitarian aid today because of the climate emergency, the Red Cross has warned, as extreme weather takes an “intolerable” to...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau says he does not remember how many times he wore blackface – video Justin Trudeau has apologised for the second time in 24 hours for wearing blackface – but said he was unable to confirm whether there were further instances yet to come to light. The Canadian prime minister claimed he was 'wary about being definitive...
09:39, 09/20/2019

Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is? Many Canadians saw Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s record in office as evidence in his favor, if not enough to exonerate him for recent photos and video showing him wearing dark makeup....
09:39, 09/20/2019

Marianne Williamson entertained 9/11 conspiracy theories in 2012 interview Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson once entertained 9/11 conspiracy theories on a radio show hosted by a prominent "truther" who claimed that the World Trade Center attacks were orchestrated by a "Zionist organized crime outfit."...
10:00, 09/20/2019

'Legally' haunted New York home back on the market The Hudson riverfront home at 1 Laveta Pl., built in the 1890s, boasts an expanded seven bedrooms, five bathrooms, spectacular views and a spooky past....
10:00, 09/20/2019

What is the link between anxiety and nausea? Anxiety can cause a range of physical symptoms. Gastrointestinal symptoms, such as nausea, are particularly common. Discover the link between anxiety and nausea here and learn about the various coping methods and treatments for anxiety....
10:00, 09/20/2019

What to know about semen leakage Semen leakage can occur for many reasons. Some are normal, whereas others may require medical attention. Learn more about the causes and treatment options here....
10:00, 09/20/2019

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence behind Epsom salt soaks and other types of foot soak....
10:00, 09/20/2019

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are considered nootropic. Here, we discuss research into the effects and risks....
10:00, 09/20/2019

‘Don't dress like Ally McBeal’: the new rules of women’s workwear Office culture has changed but no one has a clue about the dress code. Here’s your 2019 updateThe new workwear: 10 key pieces for 2019 Looking back, the late 20th century looks like an enviably straightforward place to live. There’s probably a touch ...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Max Mara channels secret service chic at Milan fashion week Also, Fendi goes back to the 70s with crochet and terry towelling, while Missoni injects retro fun News that the next 007 is reportedly female has reached Max Mara HQ in Milan. At the Italian brand’s spring/summer 2020 show on Thursday, espionage chi...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Study finds hub linking movement and motivation in the brain Our everyday lives rely on planned movement through the environment to achieve goals. A new study by MIT neuroscientists at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at MIT identifies a well-connected brain region as a crucial link between circui...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Woman puts injured bobcat in back of SUV with young child Wildlife officials in Colorado are reminding residents not to approach wild animals after a woman picked up an injured bobcat and put it in her vehicle with her young child....
10:26, 09/20/2019

In Uttar Pradesh, Ganga Water Level Close To Danger Mark Uttar Pradesh: Water level in river Ganga continues to swell due to heavy rainfall. Several buildings, villages, crop fields near the banks have been partially submerged under water....
10:26, 09/20/2019

Top Court Notice To Centre Over Pleas In Rohith Vemula, Payal Tadvi Cases The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea filed by mothers of Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi, who had allegedly committed suicide following alleged caste-based discrimination, seeking to end such......
10:26, 09/20/2019

BJP's Chinmayanand, Accused Of Rape, Arrested, Sent To Jail For 14 Days BJP's Chinmayanand, accused of rape by a law student, was arrested on Friday, five days after the woman detailed what she said was a year of sexual assault and blackmail before a court and close to a......
10:26, 09/20/2019

Rob Howley faces uncertain future with long wait for betting verdict Coach understood to be contender for Italy jobWales head to Toyota for their opener against GeorgiaRob Howley faces a long and anxious wait for the investigation into his suspected breach of rugby’s betting rules to conclude, a delay that could affec...
10:52, 09/20/2019

Robby Anderson won’t ‘hold’ breath waiting for call on Pats CB Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson expects to see plenty of Patriots All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore on Sunday in New England. He also expects for Gilmore to get away with holding. “He’s one of the best,” Anderson said. “He holds a lot, gets away w...
10:52, 09/20/2019

Airbus A340-600 chopped up into coffee tables Pieces of German airline Lufthansa's retired have been transformed into stylish coffee tables, clocks, luggage and other pieces of furniture and offered up for sale....
10:52, 09/20/2019

Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event to benefit Easterseals Blake Foundation TUCSON – The Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event benefiting the Easterseals Blake Foundation was held on Thursday, September 19. The event invited eighteen celebrities to cook up meals at Mr. An’s with proceeds going to help...
11:26, 09/20/2019

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and bottle shops....
11:26, 09/20/2019

As Narendra Modi Heads to U.S., Controversy Follows Him Activists urged the Gates Foundation not to recognize India’s prime minister with a prestigious award. They accuse him of leading India into “deadly chaos.”...
11:26, 09/20/2019

Deportation Exemptions to Resume for Immigrants Needing Medical Treatment In a policy reversal, the Trump administration said it would allow some immigrants to avoid deportation while undergoing lifesaving medical treatment....
11:26, 09/20/2019

Jimmy Carter Invokes Idea of ‘Age Limit’ for Presidential Candidates Mr. Carter, 94, said he wouldn’t be up to the rigors of the nation’s top job if he were 15 years younger. The three leading Democratic candidates are in their 70s....
11:26, 09/20/2019

Attacks Expose Flaws in Saudi Arabia’s Expensive Military The Saudi military could not protect a prized asset — oil installations — from an attack by low-flying cruise missiles that caused a significant spike in crude oil prices....
11:26, 09/20/2019

After Resisting, McConnell and Senate G.O.P. Back Election Security Funding Stung by the “Moscow Mitch” moniker, Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, threw his weight behind an infusion of $250 million for states to bolster election security....
11:26, 09/20/2019

'I want Ronnie' - Reanne Evans eyes O'Sullivan showdown at Champion of Champions "Reanne Evans wants to chance to put women\u0027s snooker on the map by playing Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan on live TV at the Champion of Champions event in Coventry."...
11:27, 09/20/2019

'The View' co-host accuses Trump of 'threatening' Ilhan Omar's life with retweet about 9/11 "View" co-host Sunny Hostin said President Trump was "threatening" Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., by retweeting a post accusing her of celebrating the attacks on Sept. 11....
11:52, 09/20/2019

College mass shooter spared death penalty in North Carolina A gunman who killed two university students and wounded four in a mass shooting in North Carolina in April pleaded guilty to murder in a Charlotte court on Thursday, in a deal sparing him the death penalty, the Charlotte Observer and ABC News reporte...
11:52, 09/20/2019

Ralph Lauren launches Rachel Green Friends collection Twenty-five years ago, Rachel Karen Green burst into the Central Perk coffee house in a soaking wet, off-the-shoulder wedding dress, and Friends was born....
11:52, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup opening ceremony 2019 LIVE: Japan launch RWC with celebration of ancient culture A sold-out Tokyo Stadium will be treated to a celebration of both modern and ancient Japanese culture during the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony this morning....
12:26, 09/20/2019

How will Chelsea line up vs Liverpool? N'Golo Kante set to return for Blues Frank Lampard will be tempted to throw N'Golo Kante straight back into action after the midfielder returned to training this week following an ankle injury....
12:26, 09/20/2019

Tottenham refinance £637m stadium debt but purse strings will not loosen • ‘It will have no bearing on how we run the club,’ says Daniel Levy• Chairman defends his policy and says there is no quick fixDaniel Levy has insisted that he will continue to run Tottenham on the balanced and relatively frugal business plan that h...
12:26, 09/20/2019

9.7 Million Views For Cop's Video On How To Lower Hefty Traffic Challans A cop's video on what drivers can do in case they are issued a hefty traffic challan has gone massively viral online. Under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019, traffic challans have increased by up......
12:26, 09/20/2019

TikTok Users Share Hilarious #ExpectationVsReality Videos TikTok funny videos, shared using the hashtag #ExpectationVsReality, have collectively garnered more than 10 crore views on the video sharing platform. These videos describe the difference between......
12:26, 09/20/2019

29 Genius Couples Halloween Costume Ideas We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:52, 09/20/2019

Channel24.co.za | Malaysia bans Jennifer Lopez stripper movie 'Hustlers' Malaysia has banned the hit Jennifer Lopez movie 'Hustlers.' Criticising the film about strippers as packed with "obscene content" not suitable for cinema-goers in the conservative country....
12:52, 09/20/2019

| Gantz says he should be next Israeli PM Benny Gantz, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main opponent in the country's general election, says he should be prime minister in a broad unity government....
12:52, 09/20/2019

The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsGlobal climate strike: Greta Thunberg and students march to protest climate change – live updatesThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is n...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Climate change is morally wrong. It is time for a carbon abolition movement | Eric Beinhocker Those who fought against slavery did not agonise over the costs and benefits. Their goal was clear: make it illegalHuman-induced climate change is a moral wrong. It involves one group of humans harming others. People of this generation harming those ...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Pakistani women's rights activist flees to US Gulalai Ismail escapes after months in hiding and seeks political asylumA prominent Pakistani activist, whose campaigns to empower girls have won her international awards and recognition, has defied a travel ban and fled to the US.Gulalai Ismail said...
13:39, 09/20/2019

My life in sex: ‘My partner’s lover visits our place once or twice a week’ The monogamous man in a three-way relationshipMy partner and I have been very much in love for about seven years. Early on, she told me about a man she had met briefly, years earlier, to whom she felt a sexual attraction unlike anything she had exper...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Blackstone to buy five hotels in Greek islands Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe, a unit of U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group , agreed to buy five hotels in Greece from Louis Group in a deal valued at 178.6 million euros ($197 million), the firm said on Friday....
13:39, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Australia's Latitude Financial to list in $2.5 bln IPO -sources Australia's Latitude Financial is planning to list on the local bourse in an IPO that could value the non-bank lender at about A$3.7 billion ($2.51 billion) in by far the country's largest of the year, two sources told Reuters....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Netflix will make a 'big increase' in buying UK content-CEO Netflix will make a "big increase" in its investment in British television production next year, taking advantage of the country's strong story-telling expertise, Chief Executive Reed Hastings said on Friday....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Saudi Aramco confident full output from Khurais to resume by end of Sept Saudi Aramco is confident full production will resume by the end of September from Khurais, one of two oil sites attacked about a week ago, a company executive said on Friday....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded and trapped CHINA, Texas — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in homes. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turne...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Missing Texas teen Ryder Cambron ‘orchestrated’ her own disappearance Police in Texas spent two days searching for a missing 15-year-old girl — only to find out she “orchestrated” her own disappearance with the help of a teenage boy, and even left clues to suggest she’d been kidnapped. Ryder Cambron l...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Saudi owner of English soccer team defends ‘really good’ bin Laden family The owner of a soccer team in England’s top division defended the bin Laden family and suggested that he would be open to doing business with them in the future. Saudi Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad recently took full ownership of Sheffield United ...
13:39, 09/20/2019

South Carolina man found guilty of kidnapping missing mistress A South Carolina man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for kidnapping his former mistress who hasn’t been seen for nearly six years. Sidney Moorer was found guilty Wednesday on charges stemming from the December 2013 disappearance of Hea...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Trump to get broad range of military options to respond to Saudi oil attacks: report President Trump will be given a broad range of military options on Friday for responding to the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, according to a new report. The Pentagon will present Trump with a list of targets for airstrikes inside Ir...
13:39, 09/20/2019

Rating Firm S&P Global Says Corporate Tax Cuts 'Credit Negative' The government slashed corporate taxes on Friday, giving a surprise $20.5 billion break aimed at reviving private investment and lifting growth from a six-year low that has caused job losses and......
14:13, 09/20/2019

Government's Big Move On Corporate Tax: What It Means - 5 Points The centre's move today to reduce corporate tax on domestic companies had an immediate effect on the markets, with the S&P BSE Sensex surging over 2,100 points and the NSE Nifty climbing above the......
14:13, 09/20/2019

How Experts See Corporate Tax Rate Cut - Early Reactions Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told a news conference that the effective corporate tax rate will be lowered to around 25 per cent from 30 per cent, which she said would be on par with Asian......
14:13, 09/20/2019

Drone equipped with nail gun can fix the roof so you don't have to A drone equipped with a nail gun can autonomously hover over a roof and fix tiles in place. Tests showed it was highly precise and held steady while firing...
14:13, 09/20/2019

Amazon Echo vs Apple HomePod vs Google Home: the battle of the smart speakers You want to make your home smarter, but where do you begin? Well, if you want to try out some smart home products but you're worried they might not be for you - or might cost a small fortune - then the best way to try out the latest connected te...
14:39, 09/20/2019

Disney Plus and Apple streaming services won't change Netflix strategy, says CEO Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has spoken out about the incoming threat of Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus – with both competing TV streaming services set to launch in November 2019.Speaking at a conference hosted by the Royal Television Society ...
14:39, 09/20/2019

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC headphones vibrate with your bassiest tracks Skullcandy has announced a new version of its popular wireless Crusher headphones, which have been updated to include active noise cancelation and Skullcandy's patented Sensory Bass technology. According to the company, the Skullcandy Crush...
14:39, 09/20/2019

Fed's Bullard, explaining dissent, says U.S. manufacturing appears 'in recession' The U.S. manufacturing sector "already appears in recession" and overall economic growth is expected to slow "in the near horizon," St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Friday, explaining why he dissented at a recent Fed mee...
15:26, 09/20/2019

Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centers Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) over the next two years to expand its European data centers, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai said in Finland....
15:26, 09/20/2019

Pentagon fears a return to budget uncertainty as Democrats and Republicans squabble over wall funding and other issues HERE WE GO AGAIN: The House yesterday, on a vote of 301-123, passed a continuing resolution to continue funding the Pentagon and other agencies at 2019 levels through Nov. 21. That gives lawmakers another seven weeks to try to work out their differen...
15:26, 09/20/2019

Fire-damaged rooster from Notre-Dame's spire goes on display A battered copper rooster that used to sit atop the spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral is to go on public display more than five months after the massive fire that almost burnt the iconic building to the......
15:52, 09/20/2019

Jack Conte, Patreon, and the Plight of the Creative Class The DIY musician's membership platform set out to provide a livelihood for artists on the internet. Is it more than just a band-aid for a broken system?...
15:52, 09/20/2019

Were Neanderthals driven to extinction by a common childhood illness? There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
16:13, 09/20/2019

Chelsea's Mount has a chance of playing Liverpool, says Lampard "Chelsea will make a late call on midfielder Mason Mount\u0027s participation in Sunday\u0027s Premier League clash against leaders Liverpool as he continues to recover from an ankle injury, manager Frank Lampard said on Friday."...
16:53, 09/20/2019

Players' union wants matches postponed in extreme heat "The world players\u0027 union FIFPRO says it is time to stop matches being played in extreme heat after seeing some of its members struggle in torrid conditions at the African Nations Cup and in Spain\u0027s La Liga during the summer."...
16:53, 09/20/2019

Watch: Indiana students' paper mache sculpture surpasses Guinness record An Indiana University club created a 14-foot-tall paper mache sculpture that is being submitted to Guinness World Records for recognition as the world's tallest....
16:53, 09/20/2019

How product managers can bring human insights to agile development Today’s product manager is “the mini-CEO of the product,” a McKinsey report says. It’s a huge job, occupying the intersection between customers, business issues, and products. Product managers must understand customer needs, prioritize features, and ...
16:53, 09/20/2019

National Pepperoni Pizza Day 2019: Where to get pizza deals Friday, how to earn free pizza Papa John's, Pizza Hut, Domino's, Hungry Howie's, Jet's Pizza and others are celebrating National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Sept. 20 with deals.       ...
16:53, 09/20/2019

Kobe Bryant talks investing Ex-NBA star Kobe Bryant, now a business executive, and Jeff Stibel, both co founders of Bryant Stibel, talk investing.       ...
16:53, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 20 Trump and Congress locked in whistle-blower dispute; Trudeau again addresses racial controversy; Flooding in Texas; more.        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Ulvaeus shares 'happy and uncomplicated' world of ‘Mamma Mia!’ Bjorn Ulvaeus wears original ABBA costume to appear at the launch of "Mamma Mia! The Party" in London; discusses what prompted the expansion of its universe. (Sept. 20)        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Trump to host Australia's P.M. at state dinner Tables are being set with green and gold at the White House, where President Donald Trump will host Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a state dinner on Friday night. (Sept. 20)        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Doctor becomes patient to save friend's life "Nothing compares to seeing you get better." A generous doctor gave the ultimate gift to a colleague in need.        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Nurse's quick thinking saves drowning boy Bauer Rosenberg, 5, had a near-drowning experience at a pool when a nurse who happened to be there saved his life.        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Imelda left Satchel Smith as the lone employee at a Homewood Suites in Texas. He smiled and went to work Satchel Smith, 21, had to handle things by himself at the Homewood Suites in Beaumont, Texas, with roads flooded due to Tropical Depression Imelda.        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': At least 2 dead as Imelda overwhelms Texas with' incredibly dangerous' flooding First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain.        ...
16:54, 09/20/2019

Fed's Clarida hails strong U.S. consumer but says risks remain The U.S. consumer sector is in excellent shape but risks to the economic outlook mean that the Federal Reserve will decide the course of interest rates from one meeting to the next, Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida said on Friday....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Wall Street edges higher on stimulus efforts, trade hopes U.S. stocks rose on Friday as an interest rate cut by China's central bank and signs of co-operation on trade between the world's two largest economies allayed concerns over global growth....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Oil heads for 7% weekly gain after Saudi attacks Oil prices were on track for their biggest weekly jump since January, lifted by rising Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out by an attack last weekend....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Uber awaits renewal decision on vital London license, just five days before expiry Uber is still waiting to see whether its license in London, which expires on Wednesday, will be renewed as the regulator, which previously stripped the taxi app of its right to operate in the city, remains tight-lipped about the decision....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Disenchantment returns from hiatus with a new prophecy, a new kingdom, and a new mission After a year on hiatus, Disenchantment returns with the second part of its 20-episode first season, and everyone’s fates are still in flux. Queen Dagmar has turned the citizens of Dreamland to stone, save for King Zøg and his son Derek, and pinned th...
17:13, 09/20/2019

Park Place to host Holiday Job Fair Saturday TUCSON – Are you looking for a job? Park Place will be hosting a Holiday Job Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday in the Food Court. According to the mall’s Facebook, the fair will feature over 30 retailers hiring for more than 350 holiday and par...
17:13, 09/20/2019

Ireland’s deputy PM says gaps remain as EU, U.K. seek Brexit deal British and European Union negotiators were meeting Friday in search of an elusive Brexit deal, as Ireland’s deputy leader warned that the two sides remain far apart despite an improvement in the “mood music.”...
17:13, 09/20/2019

U.S. cuts $160M in Afghan aid over government 'corruption' The United States has cut $100 million in planned aid for Afghanistan and is withholding an additional $60 million due to government corruption and mismanagement, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said....
17:39, 09/20/2019

A bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine's president has a lot to deal with right now Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is under pressure over how he will resolve a long-running dispute regarding a nationalized bank and its former oligarch owner....
17:39, 09/20/2019

BAT says none of its e-cigs linked to U.S. vaping illnesses as far as it knows British American Tobacco Plc, the maker of Vype and Vuse e-cigarettes, said as far as it knows, none of its products were involved in recent cases of vaping-related illnesses in the United States....
17:39, 09/20/2019

FDA proposes rule over record-keeping for vape makers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday issued a proposed rule for e-cigarette makers, requiring them to maintain records related to the legal marketing status of their products....
17:39, 09/20/2019

South Korea's health ministry advises public to refrain from vaping South Korea has advised the public to refrain from using liquid e-cigarettes, also known as vaping, due to vaping-related illnesses emerging in the United States, its health ministry said on Friday....
17:39, 09/20/2019

Philippines confirms second case of polio The Philippines health department on Friday confirmed it had detected a second case of the polio virus this week, as the virus re-emerges in the country 19 years after it was declared polio free....
17:39, 09/20/2019

Young climate strikers "drop dead" at Thai environment ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with thousands of strikers around the world....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Germany agrees climate package in bid to meet CO2 targets The German government on Friday presented a far-reaching 50 billion euro ($55 billion) package of measures to curb carbon emissions, including a new carbon dioxide (CO2) pricing system and a higher air traffic tax....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Spain approves 774 million euro help package after floods, wildfires The Spanish government on Friday approved a set of measures valued at 774 million euros ($850 million) to help the municipalities affected by deadly floods earlier in September, as well as by wildfires in the past few months....
18:00, 09/20/2019

FedEx pilot detained in China for suspected weapons smuggling Chinese authorities in the southern city of Guangzhou detained a U.S. pilot for FedEx Corp last week on suspicion of smuggling weapons and ammunition after finding suspected air gun pellets in his luggage, the foreign ministry said on Friday....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Person Naruto Runs Through 'Storm Area 51' Newscast In what started as a joke and is now our manifest reality, thousands of people are expected to storm Area 51 today. Today, we witnessed just one of many on camera running through the desert like characters from the popular anime series Naruto....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Republicans and Democrats clash during rare FISA hearing on Capitol Hill Republicans and Democrats clashed during a rare congressional hearing on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act as the reauthorization deadline for key surveillance powers looms....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Trump: U.S. making a lot of progress with China President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday the United States is making a lot of progress with China, as two of the world's biggest economies work toward resolving their protracted trade dispute....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Stimulus supports stocks, oil heads higher An index of global stock markets edged higher on Friday as stimulus measures by major central banks eased worries about growth, especially in Asian markets, while oil headed for its best week since January....
18:26, 09/20/2019

|Nigeriatogiveallofits200millionpeopleIDnumbers Nigeria wants to issue identity numbers for as many as 50 million citizens per year in a bid to create a harmonised database of its population, the largest in Africa....
18:52, 09/20/2019

Light Street's Glen Kacher says there's profitability in sight for Uber and Lyft Newly public ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft have tumbled 25% since their initial public offerings, but Light Street's Glen Kacher still believes there's a path for profitability for them....
18:52, 09/20/2019

The most exciting Google Maps feature ever is about to get even better About a month ago, Google released the most exciting Google Maps feature ever to more Android and iPhone devices that support augmented reality (AR) features. That’s the Live View mode that places virtual directions right on top of an actual vi...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Who is Benny Gantz? The former military chief could be Israel’s next prime minister. “Less than a year ago he was completely non-factor in the political system, and now he’s a few steps away from entering the prime minister’s office.”...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Families struggle to meet Kashmiris lodged in Indian jail Families from the Himalayan region of Kashmir have traveled nearly 1,000 kilometers (600 miles) in sweltering heat to meet relatives being held in an Indian jail in the city of Agra...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Kim Kardashian West recalls tearful, 'emotional' reunion with O.J. Simpson and her sisters Kim Kardashian West explained why she attempts to avoid talking about O.J. Simpson, usually choosing to "keep to myself" on the topic.        ...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Rocket Report: Russia to build 11 more Protons, Boeing wants EUS funding Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: Aurich Lawson/SpaceX) Welcome to Edition 2.15 of the Rocket Report! We're back after traveling last week, and the newsletter is packed with information about all manner o...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Second Pacific nation in a week ditches Taiwan for Beijing Kiribati has become the second nation in a week to drop Taiwan as a diplomatic ally and move towards Beijing, Taipei's foreign ministry announced Friday....
19:26, 09/20/2019

Colt will stop making AR-15s for civilian sale, says there's already plenty on market Colt will suspend production of AR-15 rifles for civilian sales, saying there's an "adequate supply" of the high-powered weapons already in the market, NBC News reports....
19:26, 09/20/2019

NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captures shades of blue on the Red Planet The Mars we know is a dry, dusty, barren place and in just about every image we see of the planet, it’s a pale shade of orange, but there are some areas of the nearby world that have unique and colorful personalities all their own. In a new blo...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Mystery of why humans walk upright may be explained by surprise fossil We thought that walking on all fours like a gorilla is more primitive than walking on two legs as humans do. But new fossils suggest even very ancient apes walked upright...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Harry Winks and Nico Rosberg join Alex Thomson for HUGO BOSS boat launch ahead of Vendée Globe challenge Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks and former Formula One champion Nico Rosberg joined sailing star Alex Thomson at the launch of his new boat ahead of his gruelling Vendée Globe campaign next year....
19:26, 09/20/2019

Frank Lampard's Chelsea are like my Dortmund side says Jurgen Klopp with Tammy Abraham already 'a £60m player' Jurgen Klopp has lavished praise upon a 'really exciting' Chelsea team that he has described as reminiscent of his two-time Bundesliga-winning Borussia Dortmund side....
19:26, 09/20/2019

Apple's Challenge for iPhone 11: Halt Flagging Sales in China As Apple’s iPhone 11 models went on sale world-wide today, they face their biggest challenge in China, Apple’s second-largest market, where new cameras and lower prices aim to help stanch sales declines....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Fed's Rosengren Says Cutting Rates Now Boosts Risk of Instability Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said cutting rates now may boost the risk of financial instability, which could make the next downturn more severe when it comes....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro vs Vivo V15 Pro: What's the Difference In this article, we take a look at how the Vivo V17 Pro is different from the V15 Pro that made its India debut earlier this year and shares a number of specifications with the new phone....
20:13, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor de Blasio ends presidential bid, draws Trump's sarcasm New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday ended his 2020 presidential campaign that was overshadowed by better-known liberal Democrats, and drew a sarcastic farewell from a fellow New Yorker, President Donald Trump....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Four Republicans, 19 Democrats vie for U.S. presidential nominations The largest field of Democratic presidential candidates in the modern U.S. political era got a little bit smaller on Friday when New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the race....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Imelda Swamps Southeast Texas With Staggering Rainfall The storm unexpectedly dropped 43 inches of water in a pocket south of Beaumont, making it the seventh wettest tropical cyclone in United States history....
20:13, 09/20/2019

A Ghost Town and Hot Springs: An Eastern Sierra Road Trip Friday: An itinerary for an adventure in the mountains and lakes of California. Also: A profile of the activist Ady Barkan, and a Silicon Valley telltale heart....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Amazon’s Sweeping Climate Plan Is Full of Gaping Holes On Thursday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that he was committing the world’s largest online retailer to meeting the terms of what he christened “The Climate Pledge.” Broadly outlined, signing the pledge, which Bezos hopes others will do as well, c...
20:39, 09/20/2019

Trump administration to sign asylum agreement with El Salvador The Trump administration will announce Friday that the U.S. intends to sign an "asylum cooperative agreement" with El Salvador, a senior Department of Homeland Security official confirmed to Fox News -- the latest in a rapid-fire series of moves by t...
20:39, 09/20/2019

5 new releases we love: Brittany Howard goes solo, Vivian Girls return to form, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and more on Spotify....
21:26, 09/20/2019

You're invited to The A.V. Club's Emmys liveblog The 71st Emmys ceremony, the crown jewel of awards season for TV viewers, will be broadcast live on Fox on Sunday, September 22. The event will be simulcast on both coasts, so if you’re hosting an Emmy party in the heart of Tinseltown, plan for an e...
21:26, 09/20/2019

The Great British Baking Show gets sloppy, silly, and even more delicious in “Dairy Week” Sometimes it’s a spectacular single creation, like Paul Jagger’s bread lion. Sometimes it’s a personal breakthrough or achievement, like the many tear-inducing finales. Very rarely, it’s a meltdown—or as close as Baking Show gets to meltdowns—like th...
21:26, 09/20/2019

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in response to Cambridge Analytica row Facebook Inc said on Friday it has suspended tens of thousands of apps on the social networking platform, as part of the company's ongoing app developer investigation it began in March 2018 in response to the Cambridge Analytica row....
21:26, 09/20/2019

CME to start offering options on bitcoin futures early next year CME Group, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said on Friday it plans to launch options on its bitcoin futures contracts in the first quarter of 2020, giving traders another way to hedge their risk in the cryptocurrency....
21:26, 09/20/2019

Report: NFL temporarily bans on-field pyrotechnics The NFL temporarily is banning on-field pyrotechnics and "flame effects" while its investigates a fire that occurred last Sunday during Tennessee Titans' pregame ceremonies, ESPN reported Friday....
21:26, 09/20/2019

Women's tour punctuates year of change in pro hockey A coalition of top women's hockey talent is hosting its first public competition in Toronto on Saturday, months after pledging not to join any professional North American league until an economically viable option emerged....
21:26, 09/20/2019

Athletics: I was the right person to reshape athletics, says Coe Sebastian Coe will be re-elected unopposed as IAAF President on Wednesday and has talked to Reuters in an extensive interview about the challenges and achievements of his tenure and what is in his "in-tray" for the next four years....
21:26, 09/20/2019

NFL notebook: Dolphins reportedly to start Rosen at quarterback A day after head coach Brian Flores affirmed veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Miami Dolphins reversed course and made Josh Rosen the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at the heavily favored Dallas Cowboys, according to multiple reports Thursday....
21:26, 09/20/2019

Brewers dump Padres, gain ground in wild-card race Lorenzo Cain, Ryan Braun and Trent Grisham drove in runs to help the Milwaukee Brewers earn a 5-1 win against the visiting San Diego Padres in the finale of a four-game series on Thursday afternoon....
21:26, 09/20/2019

Uber sues city to block new rules against empty vehicles Uber sued the city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission on Friday, arguing its plans to mandate the amount of time app-based hacks spend without passengers are government overreach. The TLC approved new rules last month requiring that by August 2020 drive...
21:52, 09/20/2019

NYPD legend who got ‘Son of Sam’ confession dead at 99 Retired NYPD Chief of Detectives John Keenan, who stormed Normandy, fought in the Battle of the Bulge and secured a confession from the notorious Son of Sam serial killer has died, police officials announced Friday. Keenan, who died on Thursday morni...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Man fatally stabbed after argument in Williamsburg deli A man was fatally stabbed in a Brooklyn deli early Friday, the NYPD said. The 37-year-old was inside a deli on Graham Avenue near Boerum Street in Williamsburg just after 4 a.m. when he got into a squabble with two other men, police said. The argumen...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Cali...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Bronx homeowner chases would-be intruder down, beats him to death: cops A Bronx homeowner chased down a man he claimed was trying to break into his house – and bashed him to death with a metal pipe in the street, police said Friday. Troy George, 54, was hit with a murder charge for the Thursday night bloody attack on the...
21:52, 09/20/2019

NYPD gifts VP a ‘Pence 20’ jersey during visit to One Police Plaza Members of the NYPD’s semi-pro football team gifted Vice President Mike Pence a No. 20 jersey — a reference to the 2020 presidential campaign — when he stopped by One Police Plaza on Thursday, sources said. Pence held up the navy blue football ...
21:52, 09/20/2019

U.S. shale producers boost oil hedging after Saudi attack: sources U.S. shale producers pounced on the chance to lock in future revenue for this year and next after oil prices surged by the most in 30 years early this week following attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, sources familiar with the money flows said...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Experience: I cured my own mystery disease The surgery had been performed on rats and dogs, but never on humans. I reasoned it could be scaled upTwenty years ago, on the first day of my final year studying biology at university in Missouri, I collapsed. My heart was racing, I was dizzy, disor...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion – video The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester. Even natural fibres such as cotton have a huge carbon footprint and require a large portion of the world’s pesti...
21:52, 09/20/2019

Microsoft boss: tech firms must stop 'if it's legal, it's acceptable' approach Exclusive: Brad Smith says firms must help define and live by standards before they are forced on themTech companies should stop behaving as though everything that is not illegal is acceptable, says Microsoft’s second-in-command. Instead, they should...
21:52, 09/20/2019

House GOP leader says whistleblower could have gone to Congress. A Democrat says that’s false. Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said the whistleblower could have gone to Congress with his complaint about Trump. Rep. Eric Swalwell says the Republican is spreading misinformation....
22:26, 09/20/2019

Beto O’Rourke says Senate’s top Democrat has accomplished ‘absolutely nothing’ on gun control The White House hopeful escalated his feud with Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, who has distanced his party from an O’Rourke plan to buy back assault-style weapons....
22:26, 09/20/2019

Wall Street falls as trade optimism fizzles Wall Street dropped on Friday after a Chinese agriculture delegation canceled a planned visit to Montana next week, dampening optimism about U.S.-China trade talks....
22:26, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau says he'll ban assault rifles amid backlash to blackface controversy The Canadian Liberal Party's push comes at the same time the American Democratic Party is splintered over a similar proposal.        ...
22:52, 09/20/2019

Brittany Howard: Jaime review (Columbia Records)A wonderful solo debut takes in race, religion and boozy excess, all with searing lyricismWinners of four Grammy awards across three styles – rock, alternative and roots – Alabama Shakes straddle others besides: gospel, blues, rock’...
22:52, 09/20/2019

This Is The New Japanese Emperor's Opulent One-Off Toyota Century Convertible Back in May, a new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne, and to celebrate, Emperor Naruhito ordered a custom Toyota Century convertible, the first one ever. The order was placed early to be ready for the emperor’s public coronation next month—but ...
22:52, 09/20/2019

The week is just about wrapped up, and what a better way to exit a week than passed out in the back The week is just about wrapped up, and what a better way to exit a week than passed out in the back of a Tempo Wiking Matador, one of the Volkswagen Type 2 Transporter-competitors back in the 1950s. They all had a similar sort of two-tone bread-loaf ...
22:52, 09/20/2019

The First-Generation Toyota Prius Deserves To Be "Reimagined" I remember when the first-generation Prius was launched here in 2000. It was unlike anything else available at the time, from a stylistic, technological, and sociological standpoint. It was an economy-focused penalty box of a subcompact, but the gree...
22:52, 09/20/2019

Lyft's app just got a major safety upgrade for bike and scooter rentals (LYFT, UBER) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Lyft and its subsidiary bike rental apps will now show bike lanes on a map, the company announced Thursday. It's a major safety upgrade for bikes and scooters as the ride-hailing company continues to invest in growing t...
22:52, 09/20/2019

Fast food turns to 'ghost kitchens' and restaurants on wheels as chains like &pizza and Chick-fil-A battle for delivery dominance &Pizza Fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume are partnering to unleash a fleet of mobile kitchens, assisting in the fast-casual pizza chain's delivery and expansion efforts. Executives expect thousands of mobile kitchens to take over ...
22:52, 09/20/2019

The doctor behind 'The Vagina Bible' takes 5 precautions before waxing her pubic hair to prevent ingrown hairs and infection Citadel / Kensington Books When it comes to pubic hair, people groom it using a variety of methods including shaving, waxing, trimming, and laser removal. These methods can lead to ingrown hairs and infections though, so most gynecologists warn agai...
22:52, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Trumps present gifts to Australian visitors President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have given Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, gifts to celebrate their U.S. state visit...
22:52, 09/20/2019

Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network with hosts that include Donna McKechnie, Tonya Pinkins, Justin Guarini, Kerry Butler, Josh Lamon, Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Ilana Levine...
22:52, 09/20/2019

Canada's Trudeau pledges assault rifle ban, pivots campaign amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, embroiled in a blackface picture scandal, on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles in the country's most ethnically diverse city in a bid to get his campaign back on issue....
23:26, 09/20/2019

Canada's Freeland says she has full confidence in PM Trudeau as leader Canada's Foreign Minister Chyrstia Freeland said on Friday that though she was "troubled and disappointed" by images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface, she had full confidence in his leadership of the party....
23:26, 09/20/2019

Turkish court orders rearrest of jailed Kurdish politician The release from a Turkish jail of the former leader of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) is set to be blocked after a court on Friday ordered his arrest on new terrorism-related charges, the HDP said....
23:26, 09/20/2019

Bus bombing kills 12 people near Iraqi city of Kerbala: security services A bus bombing killed at least 12 people and wounded several others on Friday near Iraq's holy city of Kerbala, south of Baghdad, a statement from Iraqi security services said....
23:26, 09/20/2019

U.S. sanctions Iran's central bank, fund after Saudi oil attack The United States on Friday imposed another round of sanctions on Tehran, including on Iran's central bank and a development fund, following last week's attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that Riyadh and U.S. officials have blamed on Iran....
23:26, 09/20/2019

Few U.S. lawmakers hit 'like' button after Facebook CEO visits Capitol Hill Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrapped up three days of discussions with Washington movers and shakers on Friday, with few if any indications he had won new "friends" to help the top social media company deal with multiple probes by Congress, state att...
23:52, 09/20/2019

Uber sues New York City over cruising and licensing caps Uber Technologies Inc sued New York City on Friday, seeking to void a new rule limiting how much time its drivers can spend cruising streets in busy areas of Manhattan without passengers, saying it threatens to undermine the company's ride-sharing mo...
23:52, 09/20/2019

Vettel leads Ferrari's Singapore charge but Mercedes on top Sebastian Vettel led Ferrari’s charge in practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday but the German’s Formula One victory drought, already more than a year long, still looked set to continue....
23:52, 09/20/2019

New England Patriots release Antonio Brown, who faces rape allegation The New England Patriots on Friday released wide receiver Antonio Brown, the team said in a statement after the athlete was accused of rape by his former personal trainer....
23:52, 09/20/2019

Kourtney Kardashian and Ex Younes Bendjima Are Just Friends Despite Romance Rumors What is really going on between Kourtney Kardashian and her ex Younes Bendjima? On Friday, DailyMail.com posted new photos of the 40-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and the......
23:52, 09/20/2019

Lucy Boynton Is Not Cool With Boyfriend Rami Malek's Grabby Fans Lucy Boynton is not a fan of some of her beau Rami Malek's more...fanatic fans. The Bohemian Rhapsody co-stars confirmed their romance in January and have since been spotted out......
23:52, 09/20/2019

Etsy shares ride high on bullish bank outlooks The bulls are betting on an ex-unicorn from Brooklyn. Etsy ended higher Friday on the Nasdaq, as shares of the Brooklyn-based company wrap up a week that saw two bullish calls by investment banks. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Etsy Thursday to outperf...
23:53, 09/20/2019

Cap that zaps your scalp could reverse male balding Scientists have developed a baseball cap that zaps your scalp – and could reverse male balding. Experts first created a wireless patch that can stimulate the scalp with electric pulses to encourage hair growth. The 0.4-inch-thick plastic patch ...
23:53, 09/20/2019

Walmart's car seat trade-in event underway through Sept. 21. What you need to know. Walmart is conducting a child car seat recycling event through Sept. 21. If you turn in a seat, you get a $30 Walmart gift card.        ...
23:53, 09/20/2019

Real-life Atlantis: Lost continent found under Europe is revealing Earth’s missing history NBC – More than 2,000 years ago, Plato wrote about a land called Atlantis, where a mighty empire vanished beneath the waves after a series of “excessively violent earthquakes and floods.” His tale has inspired plenty of nonsense in the centurie...
00:13, 09/21/2019

Report: Antonio Brown sends accuser 'threatening' text messages Antonio Brown reportedly sent 'intimidating and threatening' text messages to an artist that was recently featured in a Sports Illustrated report.       ...
00:13, 09/21/2019

Irish Spring jokingly responds to Georgia's dig at Notre Dame Irish Spring is sending a shipment of its products to Georgia in response to a grocery store jokingly announcing it was out of stock ahead.       ...
00:13, 09/21/2019

'Between Two Ferns' plants lots of laughs in Netflix movie "Between Two Ferns: The Movie" is perhaps inevitably best consumed in bite-sized bits, bringing back Zach Galifianakis from his popular web series as the worst (or depending on one's point of view, best) celebrity interviewer ever. The movie's concei...
00:13, 09/21/2019

Three decades later, Jimmy Smits is back in the TV courtroom It was 33 years ago that television audiences were introduced to Jimmy Smits in his groundbreaking, star-making role as the passionate, principled public defender-turned-top-dollar defense attorney Victor Sifuentes on "L.A. Law," one of the first hig...
00:13, 09/21/2019

HP bolsters endpoint security capabilities with Bromium acquisition After a multi-year partnership, HP has announced that it will acquire Bromium in an effort to bolster its endpoint security capabilities.California-based Bromium was found by former Citrix executives back in 2011 and the company specializes in deploy...
00:13, 09/21/2019

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X drops this November, along with new Threadripper chips The AMD Ryzen 9 3950X was a surprise reveal at E3 2019, coming right after AMD unveiled the AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and RX 5700. Initially, it was supposed to come out in September 2019, but it has been delayed to November 2019 instead, along with some...
00:13, 09/21/2019

At least 4 dead, up to 15 critically hurt in Utah tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park At least four people were killed and dozens of others were injured Friday after a tour bus crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah, police said. ...
00:13, 09/21/2019

Fiat Chrysler to test vehicle-to-grid technology in Italy Fiat's new 500 EV will be part of a fleet of up to 700 battery-powered cars testing a technology enabling electric vehicles to interact with the power grid....
00:39, 09/21/2019

Trump urged Ukraine president eight times during call to investigate Joe Biden's son, report says The Wall Street Journal's report came as a top Ukraine official said Trump "is looking" for Ukraine officials to investigate Biden's son "to discredit" Biden....
00:39, 09/21/2019

Facebook has suspended tens of thousands of apps after Cambridge Analytica investigation Since the Cambridge Analytica scandal in March 2018, Facebook has suspended tens of thousands of apps stemming from an investigation into its developer ecosystem....
00:39, 09/21/2019

In ‘The Water Dancer,’ Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Debut Novel, a Slave Tries to Control His Special Powers Coates’s first novel, about a 19th-century man who has the ability to vanish from one place and appear in another, has echoes of work by Gabriel García Márquez, Colson Whitehead and Stephen King....
00:39, 09/21/2019

In tech 'awakening,' U.S. workers at Google, Amazon join climate protests Hundreds of workers from Google, Amazon and other technology companies on Friday joined climate-change marches in San Francisco and Seattle, saying their employers had been too slow to tackle global warming and needed to take more drastic action....
01:13, 09/21/2019

Phillips 66 says Beaumont oil terminal remains shut down Operations at Phillips 66's Beaumont oil terminal in Nederland, Texas, remained temporarily shut down on Friday and crews are assessing potential damage from flooding, the company said in a statement....
01:13, 09/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Fed's Rosengren flags risks to economy in WeWork-style model The rise in co-working spaces, like those offered by WeWork, may be a source of financial instability that could make the next U.S. recession worse by sparking a run on commercial real estate, Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren said...
01:13, 09/21/2019

'Storm Area 51': About 100 people gathered at secret site’s gate to 'see them aliens,' 2 people detained, reports say As the day of “Storm Area 51” arrived, a motley group of about 100 “alien-chasers” converged on the back gate of the secret site early Friday, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal.  At least two people were reportedly detained....
01:14, 09/21/2019

YouTube Faces Angry Mob Again, CEO Promises to Rethink New Verification Policy On Thursday, YouTube rolled out new guidelines for its verification requirements intended to reduce confusion and better highlight artists, celebs, and other creators. However, after backlash from numerous YouTubers who got emails saying their channe...
01:14, 09/21/2019

Walmart Bans e-Cigs, Continues to Sell Things That Definitely Kill People At Walmart, you can buy alcohol, guns, and regular old tobacco. But as of today, you won’t find the mega-retailer stocking e-cigarettes on its shelves.Read more......
01:14, 09/21/2019

Prop Up Your Phone or Tablet In Style With This $6 Stand No desk is complete in this day and age without a decent phone and tablet stand. This one’s made of aluminum, can adjust to multiple angles, and is only $6 at checkout. What more could you want?Read more......
01:14, 09/21/2019

FBI Served Secret Subpoenas to a Video Game Developer, Antivirus Maker, and More The names of more than 120 companies secretly served FBI subpoenas for their customers’ personal data were revealed on Friday, including a slew of U.S. banks, cellphone providers, and a leading antivirus software maker.Read more......
01:14, 09/21/2019

Make a Better Screwdriver With Curaçao The screwdriver is not a bad drink, but it’s not a great drink. The combination of orange juice and vodka isn’t hard to swallow, but I’ve never been like “You know what I really crave right now? A freakin’ screwdriver.”...
01:15, 09/21/2019

How to Make Your Own Stuffed Crust Pizza The greatest gift that home cooking has to give is happiness, and few things make people happier than a slice of pizza. So, on this National Pepperoni Pizza Day, I’d like to talk about just how easy it is to make pizza at home—even a fully loaded, st...
01:15, 09/21/2019

How and Why to Start Journaling Some of the most influential people in history kept detailed journals of their lives, including Charles Darwin, Marie Curie, Thomas Edison and Frida Kahlo. Those journals served two purposes: a permanent record for posterity and, presumably, a cathar...
01:15, 09/21/2019

iPhone 11 has new hardware to keep it running smoothly as the battery ages Battery life isn’t necessarily the sexiest thing to think about when considering all the new capabilities and technologies associated with Apple’s new iPhone lineup that started shipping and showing up in stores on Friday. However, the co...
01:15, 09/21/2019

Google is making it easier than ever to keep track of your tabs in Chrome If you’ve ever opened more than a few tabs while browsing the internet on Chrome, you know how easy it is to lose track of them all. By the time you get to 10 or 12 tabs, all you can really see is the small, square icon representing the website...
01:15, 09/21/2019

Remove these Android apps from your phone immediately By now, the pattern is pretty familiar. In spite of the company stepping up its detection efforts, Google can’t seem to eliminate sketchy applications from sneaking their way into the Google Play Store where they often rack up millions of downl...
01:15, 09/21/2019