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Magic Johnson, Larry Bird to get Lifetime Achievement Award

NEW YORK (AP) — Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, whose coast-to-coast rivalry in the 1980s propelled the NBA to a new level of popularity, will be honored with the...

Magic Johnson, Larry Bird to get Lifetime Achievement Award

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Magic Johnson, Larry Bird to receive NBA's Lifetime Achievement Award Pro Basketball Hall of Fame players Earvin "Magic" Johnson and Larry Bird will be co-recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 NBA Awards in June....
09:00, 05/16/2019

Magic Johnson, Larry Bird recipients of NBA’s Lifetime Achievement Award Basketball Hall of Famers and NBA icons Magic Johnson and Larry Bird are this year’s recipients of the NBA’s Lifetime Achievement Award.        ...
22:26, 05/15/2019

Don McLean receives lifetime achievement award, only to have it rescinded hours later The Student Alumni Association of UCLA decided against the award after discovering the 'American Pie' singer was charged with domestic abuse in 2016....
18:13, 05/07/2019

EDWARD J. JOYCE, CBOE PRESIDENT AND COO, TO RECEIVE ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Chicago, November 25, 2009 - Edward J. Joyce, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), will be honored for his philanthropic and corporate achievements with the Anti-Defamation League's Lifetime Achievement ...
04:52, 05/05/2019

JOE LEVIN, CBOE VP OF RESEARCH/PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, RECEIVES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT SUPER BOWL OF INDEXING CONFERENCE Chicago, December 15, 2008 - Joe Levin, Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Vice President of Research and Product Development, has received the William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award for his work in creating revolutionary products t...
04:52, 05/05/2019

TEST QA JOE LEVIN, CBOE VP OF RESEARCH/PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, RECEIVES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT SUPER BOWL OF INDEXING CONFERENCE Chicago, December 15, 2008 - Joe Levin, Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Vice President of Research and Product Development, has received the William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award for his work in creating revolutionary products t...
04:52, 05/05/2019

CBOE Chairman and CEO William Brodsky Receives Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award at Super Bowl of Indexing Conference CHICAGO, December 17, 2009 - William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), has received the William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award for his career-long support of index products as risk-management to...
04:52, 05/05/2019

LeBron James did not take Magic Johnson’s exit well: ‘Get the f–k out’ Much like the rest of the basketball world, LeBron James was stunned when Magic Johnson stepped down from his post as the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations last month. James opened up on the news of Johnson’s decision...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Don McLean calls UCLA students 'morons' for offering, then rescinding achievement award "American Pie" singer Don McLean is slamming UCLA after the university quickly rescinded a lifetime achievement award they offered to him.        ...
16:13, 05/08/2019

Opinion: In trying to clear air, Magic Johnson sullies himself, Los Angeles Lakers Magic Johnson likes to profess how much he loves the Lakers and Buss family. Yet he managed to trash all of them - and further sully his reputation.        ...
22:39, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson on Lakers trading LeBron James: 'That's not going to happen' Former Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson squashed rumors of the team possibly trading superstar LeBron James while making an appearance Monday on ESPN....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson goes scorched earth: Lakers backstabber, fight over Walton Magic Johnson has gone full scorched earth. The former Lakers president of basketball operations, who announced his departure from the franchise in a hastily arranged press conference, said on “First Take” on Monday morning that Rob Pelin...
20:13, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson speaks out about tenure with Los Angeles Lakers, says he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka Magic Johnson said he abruptly left the Lakers last month as president of basketball operations in part because he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka.        ...
22:39, 05/20/2019

Lakers won't replace Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations, per report It's the latest odd wrinkle in the Lakers' front office upheaval. General manager Rob Pelinka will report directly to owner Jeanie Buss.        ...
04:26, 05/18/2019

Magic Johnson blasts Dell Demps for Anthony Davis trade leaks Magic Johnson pointed the finger for the Lakers’ bungling, public Anthony Davis trade negotiations on Monday morning. Unsurprisingly, it wasn’t at himself. Instead, the embattled former Lakers president of basketball operations said, then...
20:13, 05/20/2019

Magic Johnson accuses Los Angeles Lakers GM Rob Pelinka of betrayal weeks after resigning Magic Johnson on Monday accused Los Angeles Lakers’ general manager Rob Pelinka of betraying him before he decided to step down as the team’s president of basketball operations last month....
20:39, 05/20/2019

LeBron James left stunned, disappointed by Magic Johnson's resignation with Lakers LeBron James said he didn’t initially believe it when he was told Magic Johnson had resigned as Lakers president of basketball operations.        ...
11:26, 05/05/2019

LeBron James reveals his initial reaction after learning Magic Johnson left Lakers Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James expressed his disbelief on his HBO shop “The Shop” when he learned Magic Johnson said last month he was leaving the organization....
02:00, 05/07/2019

Dallas Cowboys to sign Larry Allen Jr., son of Hall of Fame OL Larry Allen The Dallas Cowboys are expected to sign guard Larry Allen Jr., the son of Pro Football Hall of Fame offensive lineman Larry Allen, as a rookie free agent....
04:39, 04/29/2019

Exclusive: FBI targets Johnson & Johnson, Siemens, GE, Philips in Brazil graft case - sources The FBI is investigating corporate giants Johnson & Johnson, Siemens, General Electric and Philips for allegedly paying kickbacks as part of a scheme involving medical equipment sales in Brazil, two Brazilian investigators have told Reuters....
15:13, 05/17/2019

Johnson & Johnson to submit applications for at least 10 new drugs by 2023 Johnson & Johnson said on Wednesday it expected to file marketing applications for at least 10 new drugs between 2019 to 2023, to strengthen its pharmaceuticals unit which has been a major growth driver....
15:13, 05/15/2019

"Not Able To List Single Achievement": Aam Aadmi Party Jabs PM The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not listing any achievement of his ministries and keeping mute at his public rally in Delhi on the sealing drive in......
13:26, 05/09/2019

New North Korea Weapons Test Threatens Trump’s Diplomatic Achievement Kim Jong-un’s latest weapons tests signaled that North Korea was escalating its pressure on President Trump to return to the table with a compromise on easing sanctions, analysts said....
18:26, 05/04/2019

UN chief lauds Philippines’ ‘landmark achievement’ on setting up transition authority in Bangsamoro United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres congratulated the Philippines on Friday for establishing a government body to push forward the formal creation of an autonomous region....
16:00, 04/28/2019

Larry King through the years The former CNN talk-show host (and USA TODAY columnist) has been married eight times, to seven women, and faced several health scares.        ...
00:39, 04/30/2019

Lifetime to air 'Surviving R. Kelly' followup special Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” ignited a wave of activism, and the network will explore the wide-reaching effects of the doc in a follow-up two-hour special, “Surviving R. Kelly: The Impact.”...
17:00, 04/28/2019

The bird that came back from the dead Scientists have discovered a species of bird which was previously extinct is alive again thanks to an extremely rare process called "iterative evolution"....
20:52, 05/09/2019

Larry Kudlow: 'Both sides will suffer' from U.S.-China tariffs White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow clarified that China does not "pay" tariffs imposed by the United States on billions of dollars of imported goods, but said "both sides will suffer."...
05:52, 05/13/2019

Larry King in hospital, recovering from heart procedure Veteran TV and radio host Larry King is recovering in the hospital after undergoing a heart procedure.        ...
11:52, 04/30/2019

NASA head warns: Expect a major asteroid impact in your lifetime NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine thinks it’s time to start taking the threat of an Earth-altering asteroid impact seriously. In a speech today at the International Academy of Astronautics Planetary Defense Conference, Bridenstine opened his keynote...
02:39, 04/30/2019

Roll of a lifetime: Robert De Niro's ad for Warburtons bagels is his best work in years Peddling bread on the mean streets of Bolton seems to suit the Hollywood star. Take note, ScorseseYou will be reading a lot this week about the death of Robert De Niro’s career. You will see stills from his newest role in a Warburtons bread commercia...
21:26, 05/14/2019

'Veep' cast bids farewell after series finale: 'This has been the ride of a lifetime' The stars of HBO's "Veep," including Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Tony Hale, bid farewell to the series on social media following the airing of its final episode....
14:00, 05/13/2019

Burglar swipes exotic bird (WPTV) The hunt is on to find an exotic bird that was stolen from a home in Boca Raton, Florida. Miriam Walling, the bird’s owner, said a thief broke into house on April 29, ransacked it and stole her pet military macaw named, Oscar. Oscar has ...
05:13, 05/11/2019

This Bird Went Extinct, Then Evolution Recreated It Sometime between 136,000 and 240,000 years ago, a flock of awkward, leggy birds took off from Madagascar and arrived at a pristine island in the Aldabra atoll 250 miles away. “This is nice,” they may have thought—there were no predators, and the bird...
02:52, 05/11/2019

At the Heart of Gold: how 'predatory' institutions protected Larry Nassar In a shocking new documentary, film-maker Erin Lee Carr cracks open the network that allowed an Olympic coach molest at least 250 women and girlsFor more than two decades, Larry Nassar used his position as an osteopathic physician at Michigan State U...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Larry Sanger will hide ‘blockchain’ on Everipedia to keep users comfortable Larry Sanger, co-founder of Wikipedia, took the Hard Fork stage at TNW2019 to reinforce the idea that user experience (UX) is a catalyst for decentralization. Sanger, now Chief Information Officer for the blockchain-powered Everipedia platform, expre...
02:26, 05/11/2019

Larry Kudlow Admits Trump Has No Idea How Tariffs Work Trade is a complex issue, and it’s one of the few subjects that even many within parties are divided on. But one thing is clear: Trump has no idea how his own proposed tariffs on China would impact Americans....
13:00, 05/13/2019

Larry Kudlow: 'Both sides will suffer' consequences from U.S.-China tariffs White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow clarified that China does not "pay" tariffs imposed by the United States on billions of dollars of imported goods, but said "both sides will suffer."...
20:00, 05/12/2019

Larry King is recovering in the hospital after undergoing a heart procedure Longtime talk-show host and former CNN interviewer Larry King is recovering in a hospital after undergoing a procedure to address chest pain, known medically as angina, Ora TV said in a statement....
10:39, 04/30/2019

Lifetime of drinking California water could raise cancer risk, study finds Researchers find arsenic and other contaminants that could lead to almost 15,500 cases of cancerDrinking California tap water over the course of a lifetime could increase the risk of cancer, according to a study published Tuesday.Researchers with the...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Bird's monthly scooter rentals let you ride as much as you like Bird isn't staying out of San Francisco just because it doesn't have a permit for its usual scooter service. It's launching a personal rental service in both San Francisco and Barcelona that gives you a scooter of your own for $25 per ...
18:39, 04/30/2019

Bird says its new One e-scooter can survive a year of abuse The e-scooter market feels like it's growing faster than you can speed down the street on one, which is pretty fast indeed. Today, micromobility company Bird has unveiled its newest model, Bird One, which promises to be significantly more durabl...
22:00, 05/08/2019

The Flappy Bird Fighting Game Is Somehow Good Remember Flappy Bird, the mobile game that took the world by storm (and made its creator, Dong Nguyen, upwards of $50,000 a day) back in early 2014? Nguyen pulled the game from the App Store just a month after its debut, but the legacy of Flappy Bird...
02:26, 05/04/2019

Trump Brain Status: 'Bird Cemetery' President Donald Trump visited Hackberry, LA on Tuesday, where he delivered an unhinged, loopy speech that seemed to dip in and out of his prepared remarks for bizarre asides about Steve Scalise nearly dying, his least favorite airports, and tons of ...
23:13, 05/14/2019

Larry Kudlow argues good jobs numbers reduce inequality The White House is welcoming new jobs numbers Friday. Larry Kudlow, the White House National Economic Adviser, told reporters that the strength in jobs and wages was coming from the middle and the lower middle economic ranges. (May 3)   &#...
04:52, 05/04/2019

Larry Kudlow cheers on ‘totally awesome’ US economy after historic report An amped-up National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow cheered the “totally awesome” US economy in an official video that had the White House economic adviser practically jumping for joy. “Wow,” Kudlow said in the 15-second clip. “Low unemployme...
00:00, 05/05/2019

BlackRock's Larry Fink slams the UK for its 'irresponsibility' amid Brexit chaos The UK is due to leave the European Union on March 29 but Parliament has not yet agreed on, let alone ratified, a Brexit deal with the EU, raising the prospect of a "no-deal" departure....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Watch Meghan Markle's Explosive Call With Estranged Father in Lifetime Movie Promo Blood isn't always thicker than water. Royal watchers know by now that Meghan Markle has a complicated relationship with some of her family members including dad Thomas......
22:39, 05/17/2019

Giuliani rips de Blasio as ‘Big Bird’ who ‘doesn’t go to work’ Former mayor Rudy Giuliani ridiculed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s presidential aspirations on Sunday — ripping him as “Big Bird” who “doesn’t go to work.” “It’s hilarious that our friend de Blasio is running,” Giul...
05:26, 05/20/2019

Greg Bird’s despairing forecast: ‘Timetable are pointless’ There’s no telling when Greg Bird might be back. The first baseman has been out with a torn plantar fascia in his left foot since April 13. He was in a walking boot for two weeks before getting out of it Monday, but he still isn’t close to returning....
11:39, 05/05/2019

This Seagull Traffic Reporter Provides the Bird’s Eye View the World Needs Right Now Transport for London has a new traffic reporter that is earning fans for its unique ability to get a bird’s eye view of the city’s traffic. Of course the ability to get a bird’s eye view comes quite naturally to the reporter, becaus...
17:39, 05/01/2019

From Judge to Bird: Where Yankees’ Baby Bombers stand right now On Wednesday night, following a career-best power display to help spark a Yankees doubleheader sweep of the atrocious Orioles, Gleyber Torres proclaimed, “Patience is the most important mentality.” He was discussing the advice he’d dispense to teamma...
14:39, 05/17/2019

World’s first bird brain surgery performed on parrot These human surgeons are for the birds. When wildlife rangers discovered a strange lump on a “wild-hatched” parrot’s skull, they took action and got it the best medical attention New Zealand could provide. Now the Massey University ...
18:00, 05/10/2019

The Huawei incident points to a deeper lesson for Great Britain Larry Elliott Beyond the leaks and even the data security lies a message about our attitude toward manufacturingThe debate over whether the Chinese telecoms company Huawei should be involved in building Britain’s 5G network has centred on two questions: was the fo...
12:52, 05/05/2019

Glenview’s Larry Robbins says he’s shorting 3M shares, likes healthcare stocks: Sohn Glenview Capital Management CEO Larry Robbins said at the Sohn Investment Conference on Monday that he’s shorting shares of industrial conglomerate 3M Co and is positive on healthcare stocks like......
01:26, 05/07/2019

Extinct species of bird came back from the dead, scientists find A previously extinct species of bird returned from the dead, reclaiming the island it previously lived on and re-evolving itself back into existence, scientists have said....
05:13, 05/16/2019

Ten years after long-shot Kentucky Derby win, Mine That Bird still seems like a UFO The gelding came out of nowhere to win the Run for the Roses at 50-1 odds before fading into retirement, not on a verdant Kentucky farm but in a land of unexplained phenomena: Roswell, N.M....
03:26, 05/02/2019

US Stealth Fighter Suffers Millions In Damage From Bird Strike A US F-35 stealth bomber suffered millions of dollars in damage after colliding with a bird during take-off from an air base in Japan, the US Marine Corp said in a statement Wednesday....
07:39, 05/16/2019

World Migratory Bird Day highlights deadly risks of plastic pollution Saturday marks World Migratory Bird Day which, this year, is raising awareness about the serious threats that plastic pollution poses to bird life, with a call for urgent measures to end the problem. ...
20:13, 05/11/2019

Sea level rise threatens bird habitats along Atlantic Coast, study says Sea level rise is hitting coastal habitats along the south Atlantic Coast faster than scientists previously believed, threatening entire species of birds and whole ecosystems....
17:00, 05/14/2019

Bird Sued for Classifying Workers Who Charge Scooters as Independent Contractors A worker for the e-scooter company Bird has sued the billion-dollar micro-mobility startup for classifying the workers who charge the e-scooters as independent contractors in order to save money and cut costs....
17:00, 05/07/2019

CBOE HOSTS THREE-DAY "THREE GURUS PLUS" WEBINAR NOV. 10-12; LARRY MCMILLAN, FARI HAMZEI AND PRICE HEADLEY FEATURED Chicago, November 2, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on November 10-12, 2009, the Exchange will host a three-day options audio webinar, entitled "Three Gurus Plus." Sponsored by CBOE and on-line broker tradeMONST...
04:52, 05/05/2019

Plan to cut 80,000 trees in beloved Halifax park delayed to protect bird nests Earlier this week, city officials announced the cutting at Point Pleasant Park - aimed at restoring the health of the park's Acadian forest - would be finished by the end of July....
22:00, 05/10/2019

Ole Miss' NCAA Championship hopes derailed after golfer hits bird with ball The Ole Miss men’s golf team suffered some horrible luck over Wednesday during an NCAA Regional contest in California in which they would have needed to finish in the top five to go to the NCAA Championship....
19:39, 05/17/2019

Larry Kudlow fires back at Cory Booker's claim Obama deserves credit for economic recovery National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow fired back at Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., Sunday after the Democratic presidential candidate said President Trump was "taking credit for a recovery that started under Obama."...
06:26, 05/06/2019

| Zimbabwe deputy minister 'shaken' as plane hits bird, causing engine fire Zimbabwe's deputy minister of Land, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement was aboard an Air Zimbabwe aeroplane that suffered a mid-air mishap....
19:13, 04/29/2019

'Surviving R. Kelly' follow up coming to Lifetime with Soledad O’Brien "Surviving R Kelly: The Impact" is a two-hour follow-up special to the explosive "Surviving R. Kelly" series that debuted in January.        ...
16:13, 04/29/2019

'Surviving R. Kelly' followup coming to Lifetime with Soledad O’Brien "Surviving R Kelly: The Impact" is a two-hour follow-up special to the explosive "Surviving R. Kelly" series that debuted in January.        ...
15:39, 04/29/2019

Boris Johnson wants to be UK PM Boris Johnson, the former UK Foreign Secretary and an ardent critic of Theresa May's Brexit strategy, has confirmed he will run for leadership of the Conservative Party when the beleaguered Prime Minister announces her departure....
06:39, 05/17/2019

Son of Cowboys legend Larry Allen agrees to free-agent deal with Cowboys Son of Hall of Fame offensive lineman Larry Allen will get a chance to follow in Hall of Fame father's footsteps.        ...
23:26, 04/28/2019

Koepka struggles, holds off Johnson for PGA win Brooks Koepka finished with a 4-over 74 Sunday to win the PGA Championship by two strokes over Dustin Johnson. Koepka claimed his fourth major title with the victory....
06:26, 05/20/2019

Boris Johnson Confirms Will Bid To Be British PM Britain's Boris Johnson, the former foreign minister, ex-mayor of London and leading Brexit campaigner, confirmed Thursday he will run for the premiership when Theresa May quits, British media......
04:00, 05/17/2019

The Mother's Day 'gift of a lifetime': North Carolina woman wins $1.3M lottery prize Vielka Roman won the third-largest jackpot in Carolina Cash 5 history, according to North Carolina lottery officials.        ...
04:26, 05/16/2019

Woman wins $1.3 million 'gift of a lifetime' after checking Mother's Day lottery ticket Vielka Roman won the third-largest jackpot in Carolina Cash 5 history, according to North Carolina lottery officials.        ...
12:39, 05/16/2019

From Years and Years to Bird Box: why we turn to dystopian dramas in a crisis | Fiona Sturges The vogue for bleak TV seems to reflect our anxiety over troubled times – yet we keep watchingIn Years and Years, the six-part BBC drama series from the writer Russell T Davies that starts this week, Daniel (Russell Tovey) cradles his newborn nephew ...
15:39, 05/13/2019

| WATCH: Boris Johnson confirms will bid to be British PM Britain's Boris Johnson, the former foreign minister, ex-mayor of London and leading Brexit campaigner, confirmed Thursday he will run for the premiership when Theresa May quits, British media reported....
20:13, 05/16/2019

Corey Johnson ♥ NY (and even the city's subway). Will he run for mayor? The speaker of the city council, 37, who was diagnosed with HIV in 2004, has overcome addiction and is mulling a mayoral runCorey Johnson got his first brush with fame when, as the captain of his high school football team in a small town in Massachus...
10:26, 05/08/2019

I Won an Award, but Who's the Real MVP? Last week, on Monday night, was the 19th annual Women’s eNews 21 Leaders for the 21st Century gala at Club 101 in Manhattan, N.Y. There was some revelry, but there was a lot more talk about how we can advance our cause as women, and ultimately, not j...
16:13, 05/12/2019

Mauricio Pochettino: He’s magic, you know Our Editor-in-Chief gushes about the Argentine coach from Murphy, Santa Fe Province, that changed his football club and took Spurs to the Champions League final....
18:52, 05/11/2019

Boris Johnson confirms bid for leadership of Conservative Party At a business conference in Manchester, former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that he would be standing for the leadership of the Conservative Party. He's the third to confirm a bid to succeed Theresa May....
20:39, 05/16/2019

PGA Championship: Dustin Johnson looking to make weekend charge If it takes a bomber to catch a bomber, then consider Dustin Johnson in a good spot. Johnson fired a 3-under 67 in the second round of the PGA Championship on Friday morning at Bethpage Black, putting him at 4-under for the tournament and eight shots...
14:13, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Dustin Johnson has wild nine-hole ride Dustin Johnson took a wild ride on Bethpage Black's back 9 as he moved up the leaderboard. Johnson, the top-ranked player in the world, began the day at 1 under par and promptly bogeyed the 10th hole; he opened his first round with a bogey, too ...
17:39, 05/17/2019

Johnson completes runner-up grand slam at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson narrowly missed out on winning his second career major at the PGA Championship on Sunday but in doing so he joined some very select company by completing the career runner-up grand slam....
03:52, 05/20/2019

Johnson raring to go after rare break ahead of PGA Championship Long-hitting American Dustin Johnson is mentally fresh after a break from action and eager to get going at this week's PGA Championship where a big and wet course will put a premium on driving distance....
04:13, 05/15/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka blinks, and here comes Dustin Johnson Brooks Koepka is struggling for the first time in defense of his PGA Championship. He saw his lead over Dustin Johnson cut to two shots on the back nine of the final round. Koepka, who has led almost from the outset, bogeyed the 11th, 12th and 13th h...
00:52, 05/20/2019

Johnson left red faced after practice swing gaffe "American Zach Johnson accidentally struck his ball during a practice swing on the 13th tee in the second round of the Masters on Friday, producing the kind of cringe-worthy moment every golfer dreads."...
16:00, 05/01/2019

ESPN's Max Kellerman question's Larry Fitzgerald's qualifications for Hall of Fame ESPN's Max Kellerman questions Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald's credentials for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.        ...
19:39, 05/08/2019

‘Magic mushrooms’ could be decriminalized in Denver A truly mind-altering experience is coming to Denver on Tuesday — as voters weigh whether to decriminalize “magic mushrooms.” The Colorado capital could become the first city in the US to “deprioritize, to the greatest extent possib...
18:13, 05/07/2019

Say the Magic Word: The Origins of Abracadabra Magic words are often used by magicians whilst performing magic tricks on stage. One of the most common of these incantations is ‘Abracadabra’. Although this word is known to many, it is likely that fewer people are aware of its origins. Apart from ‘...
06:52, 05/08/2019

Honor Watch Magic Review Honor Watch Magic offers good features and is quite accurate when it comes to tracking but it does it offer a proper smartwatch experience? We review....
15:00, 04/28/2019

Watch: Dustin Johnson cards five birdies on first nine of second round at PGA Championship World No. 1 Dustin Johnson ignited the Bethpage Black Course early in the second round with five birdies on his first nine holes at the 2019 PGA Championship on Friday in Old Bethpage, N.Y....
21:52, 05/17/2019

Boris Johnson's speaking fee tops six digits as war chest swells Ex-foreign secretary, touted as one of the favorites to succeed UK PM Theresa May when she steps down, is well ahead of potential leadership rivals in fundraising stakes....
14:49, 04/28/2019

Corey Johnson blasts de Blasio for skipping ‘elite’ Met Gala Council Speaker Corey Johnson rapped Mayor de Blasio for skipping the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s gala, saying one doesn’t have to be “elite” to support the city’s world-renowned cultural institutions. Johnson said Wedn...
15:00, 05/09/2019

2019 PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka holds off Dustin Johnson for win Brooks Koepka won the 2019 PGA Championship on Sunday for the second consecutive year as he shot 8-under par at Bethpage Black, defeating Dustin Johnson by two strokes....
11:13, 05/20/2019

Johnson cuts lead to two shots as Koepka crumbles at PGA Championship The PGA Championship suddenly developed high drama as Dustin Johnson moved within two strokes of leader Brooks Koepka, with the tournament on a knife edge late in Sunday's final round....
03:52, 05/20/2019

Callum Johnson: ‘Yarde does have a chance of beating Kovalev in Russia’ 'All the top fighters are monsters,' Callum Johnson tells Matt Bevan as he looks for another world title shot himself The post Callum Johnson: ‘Yarde does have a chance of beating Kovalev in Russia’ appeared first on Boxing News....
16:39, 05/15/2019

Ahead of execution, Tennessee killer Donnie Johnson says he was a 'monster' The state of Tennessee will execute death row inmate and convicted killer Donnie Johnson Thursday night, a day after he called himself a "monster" and asked for forgiveness....
20:13, 05/16/2019

Olympic great Johnson embarks on stroke education campaign Champion Olympic sprinter Michael Johnson has minor lingering effects from a stroke, but has made an excellent overall recovery and is urging others to be aware of the symptoms that could indicate they are enduring a similar episode....
04:00, 05/03/2019

Sprinter Michael Johnson on recovering from a stroke: ‘I did feel like, why did this happen to me?’ The four-time Olympic champion didn’t know if he would ever recover from his stroke. Eight months later, he warns: it could happen to anyoneMichael Johnson is recalling the unusual physical sensations – involuntary movement of his left foot, numbness...
12:39, 05/06/2019

Dustin Johnson Completes a Grand Slam of Runner-Up Finishes “Yay,” Johnson said when told the news that he now had a second-place finish in each of the four majors. This time, he lost to his friend and training partner, Brooks Koepka....
06:00, 05/20/2019

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson to stand as next UK Conservative leader Boris Johnson, the face of the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union, said on Thursday he will be standing as a candidate to replace Prime Minister Theresa May as Conservative leader....
00:52, 05/17/2019

Sam Johnson lifts Real Salt Lake over winless Rapids 3-2 COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Sam Johnson scored the go-ahead goal in the 53rd minute and Real Salt Lake beat Colorado 3-2 to hand the winless Rapids winless their eighth straight loss Saturday night. Johnson took Damir Kreilach’s pass in an open...
06:39, 05/12/2019

Meet the instructor coaching Dustin Johnson — and Brooks Koepka There is one person who is not a competitor walking around the grounds of Bethpage State Park with a little more jump in his step than anyone else this week. That would be swing coach Claude Harmon III, who is the instructor to the runaway leader of ...
12:26, 05/19/2019

Magic: The Gathering Is So Complex It Could Stump A Computer Anyone who’s ever tried to play Magic: The Gathering or listened to a friend explain it to them has had to reckon with the learning curve of all its intricate rules and even more confounding cards. Human players might not be alone in feeling overwhel...
04:52, 05/09/2019

'No concerns at all' over player behaviour during NRL's Magic Round League will not implement restrictions or curfewsBrisbane set to welcome 300 players for weekend carnivalThe NRL has refused to put a ban on players hitting Brisbane’s party districts during Magic Round despite the powder keg potential for player mis...
04:13, 05/09/2019

Source: Lakers will not hire replacement for Magic Lakers president and controlling owner Jeanie Buss will not hire a replacement for Magic Johnson, who stepped down as president of basketball operations last month, a team source tells ESPN's Ramona Shelburne....
00:00, 05/18/2019

Denver is 1st US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’ DENVER (AP) — Voters have made Denver the first U.S. city to decriminalize psilocybin, the psychoactive ingredient in “magic mushrooms.” Preliminary results show that the citizen-led initiative narrowly passed Tuesday. It makes the use or...
05:52, 05/09/2019

‘Making Magic’ and Rick Lax are a hit for Facebook Watch A new series starring Las Vegas magician Rick Lax has been a huge hit for Facebook Watch. “Making Magic” has garnered nearly 4 million views over two episodes since premiering in mid-April with Lax, a Las Vegas native. He’s racked up over 5 billion v...
06:39, 05/18/2019

The ultimate Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone coming to the US on May 27 The Red Magic 3, one of the most powerful gaming smartphones available on the market, will finally make its global debut in just two weeks from now. The flagship device will be launched in the United States on May 27, or at least that's the date when...
19:39, 05/15/2019

Magic: The Gathering Arena: The Kotaku Review Magic: The Gathering Arena isn’t the same as ripping open Magic packs with your childhood best friend on a sunny park bench, but it is the next best thing. The digital card game, available on PC, smooths down the coarser aspects of paper Magic games,...
06:52, 05/16/2019

Magic: The Gathering’s pro League just got its first female player. Magic: The Gathering’s pro League just got its first female player. Jessica Estephan, who is from Australia, was also Magic: The Gathering’s first Grand Prix winner. Earlier this year, Kotaku reported on how publisher Wizards of the Coast wanted to m...
21:00, 05/13/2019

No, Vidal cannot cast a magic spell for Macri Argentina’s political system is never very civilised, but the grotesque becomes more visible when the country’s economy begins to spiral down into crisis, as seems to be the case now....
14:49, 04/28/2019

LeBron was stunned by Magic leaving Lakers Much like the rest of the basketball world, LeBron James was stunned when Magic Johnson stepped down from his post as the Los Angeles Lakers' president of basketball operations last month....
11:26, 05/05/2019

Denver Votes on Whether to Decriminalize ‘Magic Mushrooms’ A measure on the ballot Tuesday would make psilocybin, the psychedelic compound in some mushrooms, the lowest priority for law enforcement in Denver....
14:39, 05/07/2019

Denver to vote on decriminalizing 'magic mushrooms' Denver voters will decide on Tuesday whether to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, a hallucinogenic drug that puts the magic in "magic mushrooms," in a vote that would make the Colorado capital the first U.S. city to stop such prosecutions....
19:13, 05/07/2019

Nubia Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone launches The ZTE Nubia Red Magic 3 is coming, and it’s a marked improvement on its predecessor, the midrange Red Magic Mars. The new model is a powerful smartphone with even more features to appeal to gamers – and it’s came to China on Ap...
10:39, 04/29/2019

Gio Urshela Is Creating Magic, and a Logjam, at Third Base Urshela, who grew up as a soccer goalkeeper in Colombia before choosing to focus on baseball, has excelled at third base even as starter Miguel Andujar returns....
04:13, 05/08/2019

Weekend preview: JJ looks to recapture magic at Dover DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- All of NASCAR's national series are prepared for tight and robust competition during the perennial popular Dover International Speedway tripleheader weekend....
04:00, 05/03/2019

Magic Leap Raises $280 Million From NTT DoCoMo The maker of augmented-reality goggles said it has garnered $280 million from NTT Docomo of Japan, as part of a new partnership with the telecommunications giant....
17:26, 04/28/2019

Disbelieving LeBron 'stunned' by Magic's exit On his HBO show "The Shop," LeBron James said he was stunned and in disbelief when told before the Lakers' season finale that Magic Johnson had abruptly stepped down as president of basketball operations....
06:13, 05/05/2019

Opinion: The magic of 'Robbery' will be impossible to recreate A dynamic duo and organic brand, Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben's legendary era with Bayern Munich will end this summer. 'Robbery' did more than just shape a decade of dominance in Bavaria, writes DW's James Thorogood....
04:52, 05/06/2019

‘Magic Mushroom’ Decriminalization On Denver Ballot DENVER (AP) — Denver is deciding this week whether to become the first U.S. city to decriminalize the psychedelic substance in “magic mushrooms.” A citizen-led initiative appearing on ballots Tuesday follows the path that led to marijuana...
21:52, 05/06/2019

Sajid Javid and Boris Johnson get a grassroots boost in race to succeed May Sajid Javid and Boris Johnson have improved their ratings among Conservative supporters in the past month in the race to succeed Theresa May, the Standard reveals today....
19:13, 05/17/2019

Brooks Koepka holds off dramatic Dustin Johnson run for PGA Championship title It was more drama than he planned for, but the same goal he envisioned. Brooks Koepka looked like a human for the first time all tournament, but now looks like a repeat champion, capturing a second straight PGA Championship on Sunday, finishing at 8-...
00:52, 05/20/2019

Corey Johnson calls on de Blasio to restore funds for trash collection The dirtiest neighborhoods in the city will only get worse if Mayor de Blasio doesn’t restore the $4.2 million in funding for litter-basket collection, City Council leaders said Saturday. Brooklyn is plagued with six of the 10 messiest neighbor...
07:00, 05/19/2019

Local 17-year-old wild card beats US veteran Johnson in Rome ROME (AP) — Local teenager Jannik Sinner rallied to beat American veteran Steve Johnson 1-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the first round of the Italian Open on Sunday. In his Masters Series debut, the 17-year-old Sinner saved a match point when he trailed 2-5 in the...
22:39, 05/12/2019

Boris Johnson clear favorite among UK Conservative members to succeed PM May: poll Boris Johnson, a prominent leader of the Brexit campaign and former foreign minister, is the top choice among members of Britain's ruling Conservative Party to replace Theresa May as prime minister, according to a poll published on Friday....
22:13, 05/17/2019

Golf-Johnson makes early move on leader Koepka at PGA Championship World number one Dustin Johnson charged up the PGA Championship leaderboard on Friday with a sizzling start that left him three shots back of overnight leader Brooks Koepka midway through his second round....
17:26, 05/17/2019

Jon Rahm caught urinating in Dustin Johnson's sightline during PGA Championship Jon Rahm's private moment at the PGA Championship wasn't so private, as TV cameras and fans saw him relieving himself in Dustin Johnson's sightline.        ...
20:39, 05/17/2019

Ex-UFC fighter Anthony Johnson arrested for alleged misdemeanor battery of ex-girlfriend Former UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson was arrested in Florida on a single charge of misdemeanor battery, according to online records.        ...
19:39, 05/08/2019

Alice Johnson, Great-grandmother who had sentence commuted by Trump, 'knew that God was going to get me out' In an exclusive interview with Ainsley Earhardt that aired on Fox News Sunday, Alice Johnson said that her faith in God got her through her long prison stretch and gave her hope that one day she would get her freedom back....
04:39, 05/20/2019

Marilyn Nelson given $100,000 award from Poetry Foundation Marilyn Nelson is receiving a $100,000 lifetime achievement award from the Poetry Foundation, which also is honoring Naomi Shihab Nye and Terrance Hayes...
14:26, 05/07/2019

Award is offered _ and rescinded _ for ‘American Pie’ singer PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A lifetime achievement award has been offered — and rescinded — for “American Pie” singer Don McLean. The 73-year-old announced Monday that he’s receiving the George and Ira Gershwin Award for Lifetime Musical...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Pelosi being honored with JFK Profile in Courage Award BOSTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law and for helping Democrats ...
18:26, 05/19/2019

Klopp: We'd get an award for 'biggest development jump' "Jurgen Klopp says his team deserves an award for the biggest development jump after narrowly missing out on the Premier League title to Manchester City."...
12:39, 05/13/2019

Magic: The Gathering's New Pro Players Prove To Be Controversial Picks Today, Magic: The Gathering publisher Wizards of the Coast announced that it had signed two new players to its fledgling Pro League, including the league’s first woman. While it has been a galvanizing decision for many players, especially female ones...
03:39, 05/14/2019

Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms' As Denver voters went to the polls on Tuesday for a mayoral election, they were also asked to decide whether to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as "magic mushrooms."...
05:26, 05/08/2019

Denver on track to reject 'magic mushroom' legalization Voters in Denver appeared to have said "no" to a plan to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as "magic mushrooms", partial results showed....
10:52, 05/08/2019

New Weekly Events Add More Variety To Magic: The Gathering Arena If you play Magic: The Gathering Arena and you’re anything like me, you probably burn through earning your weekly allotment of new card packs and gold on the first day. Fortunately for us, Wizards is adding a new set of free weekly events, each with ...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Denver votes to become first U.S. city to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms' Denver will become the first city in the United States to decriminalize magic mushrooms, based on final unofficial results on Wednesday of a ballot initiative about the hallucinogenic drug....
10:39, 05/09/2019

Denver voters decide on ‘magic mushroom’ decriminalization DENVER (AP) — Voters could make Denver the first U.S. city to decriminalize the use of psilocybin — the psychoactive substance in “magic mushrooms.” A citizen initiative on the ballot Tuesday has followed the same tack taken by cannabis a...
10:13, 05/07/2019

Vampire: The Masquerade — Bloodlines II: With the Tremere, there will be blood (magic) The Tremere Clan is coming to Vampire: The Masquerade -- Bloodlines II, publisher Paradox Interactive announced today. These warlocks use blood magic.Read More...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Denver votes on whether to become first city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’ The measure would make the possession and use of hallucinogenic mushrooms the lowest priority for law enforcementResidents of Denver were voting on Tuesday on whether to make the city the first in the US to decriminalise “magic mushrooms”.The referen...
05:13, 05/08/2019

Corey Johnson unveils criminal justice plan amid De Blasio presidential run He’s auditioning to be the next mayor. As Mayor Bill de Blasio headed out of town Thursday to embark on a pipe-dream presidential bid, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson – who is eying a 2021 mayoral run — wasted no time trying to grab th...
02:39, 05/17/2019

Nets’ D’Angelo Russell a finalist for award he brashly said he’d win After Nets point guard D’Angelo Russell boldly stated he would win the NBA Most Improved Player Award, he was named one of the three finalists on Friday. The 23-year-old will have to contend with Sacramento’s De’Aaron Fox and Toronto’s Pascal Siakam,...
14:13, 05/18/2019

Tech Trade Show Restores Award to Sex Toy After Outcry CES, the country’s largest consumer electronics convention, had rescinded an award for innovation for a sex toy for women, provoking accusations of sexism....
02:26, 05/10/2019

CBOE Wins "Equities Exchange of The Year" Award CHICAGO, IL -- September 18, 2014 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today was named "Equities Exchange of the Year" at GlobalCapital's (www.globalcapital.com) Global Derivatives Awards ceremony in London. ......
10:13, 05/03/2019

The Apple Watch 4 just won a prestigious award for its screen tech The Apple Watch 4 marked the first time the company had increased the size of its smartwatch's screen since the original Apple Watch, and the company is now winning awards for that move.Apple's wearable just won "Display of the Year" at the...
12:13, 05/10/2019

Sex Toy Award Is Restored by Trade Show After an Outcry Over Sexism CES, the country’s largest consumer electronics convention, had rescinded an award for innovation for a sex toy for women, provoking accusations of sexism....
16:52, 05/10/2019

Taser Chief Gets $246 Million Stock-Option Award The company that sells Tasers to police departments around the world paid its chief executive $246 million last year, according to a proxy filed last month, one of the biggest compensation packages for a corporate leader....
21:39, 05/02/2019

Netflix is turning Mark Millar's 'The Magic Order' into a series Netflix is creating a TV series based on Mark Millar's The Magic Order and has tapped James Wan, the director behind Aquaman and Furious 7, to direct its pilot episode. The Magic Order is the first comic book title the streaming giant published ...
10:26, 05/17/2019

Magic Leap Finds a Fresh Sucker With $280 Million to Set on Fire Magic Leap managed over the course of its years-long development to rake in a stupid amount of money, which—in addition to what now seems like an excessive degree of secrecy—helped drum up questionable hype for its technology. The company’s own execu...
15:26, 04/28/2019

'It's magic': Prince Harry and Meghan show baby son to the world Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan showed off their newborn son to the world on Wednesday, saying the arrival of their "little bundle of joy" was magic....
16:52, 05/08/2019

Nubia’s slipped a whole cooling fan INSIDE its Red Magic 3 gaming phone It was only a matter of time, but it’s finally happened: yes, you got that right, someone’s put a PC-style cooling fan inside a phone. Say hello everyone to the Nubia Red Magic 3 – a phone so gamer-centric, it just threatened to teabag your dad. I me...
19:52, 04/29/2019

Lakers set to interview former Pacers, Magic coach Frank Vogel LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to quickly rebound in their head coaching search after failing to land Tyronn Lue. A person familiar with the search said former Indiana and Orlando coach Frank Vogel will be interviewed for the opening...
03:00, 05/10/2019

'Instant calm to the soul': the magic of Cape Clear, Ireland Whether in search of peace, or adventure, this tiny County Cork island is a haven for escapistsCape Clear, Ireland’s most southerly island, has been my getaway for almost 30 years. It is the place where I forget which day of the week it is. It’s wher...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Yankees storm past Mariners thanks to ninth-inning magic On any other night, the Yankees could be viewed as lucky to come back and beat the Mariners. After all, they botched two fly balls in the outfield and watched their most sure-handed infielder commit a costly fielding error. Through eight innings Tues...
07:13, 05/08/2019

The President of South Africa on Finding That ‘Mandela Magic’ to Fix the Country On April 15, TIME met with President Cyril Ramaphosa at his official residence, three weeks before the May 8 election. A longtime antiapartheid activist and high-ranking official of the ANC, the 66-year-old became Deputy President in 2014 and South A...
17:39, 05/02/2019

Abby Johnson, subject of 'Unplanned,' amplifies her baby's heartbeat with 4D ultrasound in Times Square Abby Johnson, subject of the pro-life film "Unplanned," amplified her unborn baby's heartbeat for bypassers to hear as she underwent a 4D ultrasound in New York City's Times Square....
01:00, 05/05/2019

Dustin Johnson's putter costs him chance at a special round Friday at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson was going low and for a while Friday morning at the PGA Championship, but his putting gave him problems all day.        ...
04:26, 05/18/2019

Kim Kardashian Explains How She Pleaded Alice Johnson's Case Over a Home-Cooked Meal on KUWTK A dinner party for the books! In this clip from Sunday's new Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Alice Johnson brings a few family members with her to Kendall Jenner's house, where......
22:00, 05/08/2019

Shaq's line after threatening to knock out Charles Barkley had Ernie Johnson in tears The NBA on TNT postgame shows are almost always phenomenal television, especially when it's later in the night and things are going off the rails.        ...
01:39, 05/02/2019

Trump to award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom "US president Donald Trump on Monday said he would award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom after the golfer won the Masters for the fifth time on Sunday."...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Braves release Venters 1 year after NL Comeback Player award ATLANTA (AP) — Jonny Venters, the left-hander whose comeback from his third Tommy John surgery helped him win the NL Comeback Player of the Year Award last year, has been released by the Atlanta Braves. The 34-year-old Venters had a 17.36 ERA after g...
01:52, 05/19/2019

Liverpool's Virgil Van Dijk Wins PFA Player Of Year Award Virgil van Dijk has starred in a hugely improved Liverpool defence that has kept 20 clean sheets and conceded a mere 20 goals in the current campaign....
07:13, 04/29/2019

Neymar Jr. hangs out with Rihanna instead of attending Paris award ceremony Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr. was expected to attend the Union Nationale des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) football awards, but opted to hang out with music star Rihanna instead....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Tony Award-winning ‘Hamilton’ ending Chicago run in January CHICAGO (AP) — The musical “Hamilton” will end its more than three-year run in Chicago in January. Producers made the announcement Thursday, saying the production playing at downtown Chicago’s CIBC Theatre would close Jan. 5, 2020. ...
22:26, 05/16/2019

US, UK teams share $10-million XPRIZE award for child literacy Elon Musk announced the winners at an event honoring the finalists. The total XPRIZE Each finalist got $1 million just for making the final round.        ...
01:26, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Mariah Carey accepts Billboard Icon award The Latest: Mariah Carey, with performance that shows her vocal range and a speech that acknowledged her mistakes and successes, accepts Billboard’s Icon Award...
04:52, 05/02/2019

Judge Tosses $128 Million Award in ‘Bones’ Profit Dispute The ruling was a major victory for Twentieth Century Fox Television, which an arbitrator found had denied the stars and creators of the crime drama millions of dollars....
23:39, 05/03/2019

Epic Games will receive a BAFTA Special Award next month Epic Games will add another award to its trophy cabinet next month, when it picks up a BAFTA Special Award for its contribution to game development. Not only has the company created several hits of its own, including the all-conquering Fortnite, but....
19:39, 05/14/2019

Bayer nears 7-year low after $2 billion award in Roundup trial Bayer shares fell by as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a California couple were awarded more than $2 billion in the largest U.S. jury penalty over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer....
18:26, 05/14/2019

Cannes Film Festival defends award to 'imperfect' Delon Cannes Film Festival organizers on Monday defended handing an honorary prize to French screen legend Alain Delon, saying the actor, who has courted controversy with his views on women and homosexuals, was "not perfect" but entitled to his opinions....
20:39, 05/13/2019

Tucson IDA board member receives economic development award TUCSON – The acting president of the Tucson Industrial Development Authority Board of Directors was selected to receive the William Lampkin Award for Long Term Excellence in Economic Development from the Arizona Association for Economic Development (...
19:26, 05/13/2019

Bayer nears seven-year low after $2 billion award in Roundup trial Bayer shares fell by as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a California couple were awarded more than $2 billion in the largest U.S. jury penalty over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer....
18:52, 05/14/2019

Officer Who Led Nirbhaya Case Receives Award For Courage And Leadership IPS officer Chhaya Sharma, who led the investigation team of the infamous Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, was honoured withthe 2019 McCain Institute Award for Courage and Leadership on Friday....
05:52, 05/11/2019

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets 'best fight' MTV Movie award nod U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg scored nominations on Tuesday for the 2019 MTV Movie and TV awards, where she will compete for top honors with blockbuster offerings "Game of Thrones" and "Avengers: Endgame."...
21:52, 05/14/2019

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek’s Emmy Award comes with ovation LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek received a standing ovation as he accepted an Emmy Award for “Jeopardy!” Trebek, who announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer, said he’d worried about winning as best game show host. He was...
06:13, 05/06/2019

Trump awards Tiger Woods highest civilian award President Donald Trump has awarded golfer Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor. (May 6)        ...
04:52, 05/07/2019

skin deep: Elizabeth Olsen, Superhero, Seeks Magic for Her ‘Sad’ Hair The actress, who plays the Scarlet Witch in the new Marvel film “Avengers: Endgame,” shares her idiosyncratic beauty rituals, like using placenta serum....
16:39, 04/28/2019

Magic: The Gathering Star Disqualified From Tournament For Alleged Cheating [Update] Japan’s Yuuya Watanabe, twice player of the year and a member of Magic’s Hall of Fame, was kicked out of Mythic Championship II in London over the weekend after judges found markings on the back of some of his cards. UPDATE, May 6: Watanabe and his s...
15:13, 05/07/2019

Zendaya Is Doing Magic Tricks in a Glowing Cinderella Gown at the 2019 Met Gala Right Now Zendaya‘s no stranger to knowing what it takes to really stand out on the Met Gala red carpet, an impressive feat when you consider that the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute Benefit is widely known as “fashion&#...
14:13, 05/08/2019

'The magic of llamas': furry friends help stressed university students relax Students at UC Berkeley have an unusual way to take the edge off before final exams. The Guardian was granted exclusive access to a petting session Final exams are approaching at one of America’s elite universities, and the atmosphere might be tense ...
18:13, 05/04/2019

The Latest: Koepka's opening birdie magic ends in 3rd round The Latest on the PGA Championship: Runaway PGA Championship leader Brooks Koepka had birdied his first hole in each of the opening two rounds, but not Saturday.        ...
22:26, 05/18/2019

Disgraced Magic: The Gathering Star Banned, Removed From Hall Of Fame Magic: The Gathering pro Yuuya Watanabe, the star at the centre of cheating allegations following the discovery of marked cards in a tournament earlier this month, has been found guilty and heavily punished by officials at the The Magic Pro League....
04:00, 05/10/2019

David Copperfield’s secret magic techniques crash-landed on the Moon The loss of Israel’s Beresheet lander during its descent to the lunar surface was unfortunate, but the mission was still largely a success — and has certainly created an interesting cultural artifact on the Moon where it impacted. Perhaps more ...
14:53, 04/28/2019

Apple magic extends global equities' months-long rally Global equities were higher on Wednesday, extending the global equity market rally into a fifth month as investors cheered Apple's strong results and the U.S. dollar dipped ahead of a policy statement from the Federal Reserve....
12:00, 05/01/2019

Chris Paddack takes out award anger on Mets’ Pete Alonso SAN DIEGO — Chris Paddack took his NL Rookie of the Month slight seriously. The Padres brash right-hander fired 7 ²/₃ shutout innings in which he allowed only four hits and struck out 11, lowering his ERA to 1.55 in Monday night’s 4-0 victory o...
21:13, 05/07/2019

The Warm-Up: Give Alexander-Arnold Puskas Award for greatest ever corner "WHAT A NIGHT! Plus: Mauricio Pochettino delivers the world\u0027s worst motivational speech, Barcelona forget to delete a tweet and airlines are horrible vultures."...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Soprano Lisette Oropesa wins Beverly Sills Artist Award NEW YORK (AP) — Soprano Lisette Oropesa has won the Beverly Sills Artist Award, given by the Metropolitan Opera to rising young singers, adding to the Richard Tucker Award she won earlier this season. The 35-year-old made her Met debut in 2006 as a W...
22:13, 05/07/2019

CES group reinstates innovation award for women’s sex toy maker Lora DiCarlo The Consumer Technology Association has reinstated an innovation award for Lora DiCarlo, the maker of the Ose sex toy that debuted at CES 2019.Read More...
02:26, 05/09/2019

MLB 2019 predictions: World Series, award picks for new baseball season The USA TODAY Sports baseball staff had a variety of picks for who will raise the Commissioner's Trophy at the end of October.        ...
14:53, 04/28/2019

Patti Smith’s heartbreaking memoir wins ‘One Book, One New York’ award City readers have picked rock star Patti Smith’s heartbreaking memoir “Just Kids” — which details her relationship with avant-garde photographer Robert Mapplethorpe — for this year’s prestigious “One Book, One New York” award. The h...
03:26, 05/05/2019

Tayla Harris photo nominated for inaugural women's sport award Picture went viral following online trollingWSA to announce winners on 30 MayA photograph of AFLW star Tayla Harris has been named a finalist for a new women’s sports photo award. The stunning shot of Harris in full flight is one of 15 photos in cont...
09:52, 05/14/2019

Bayer stock at lowest in nearly seven years after $2 billion award in Roundup trial Shares in Bayer were down 5.9 percent in early trade on Tuesday after a jury awarded more than $2 billion to a California couple in the largest U.S. jury verdict against the company over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer....
10:13, 05/14/2019

Sacrifice of fallen Blue Helmet to be honoured with UN’s highest peacekeeping award In recognition of his “brave and selfless” action under fire in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)  ̶  saving the life of a fellow ‘blue helmet’ and helping his colleagues repel an armed group  ̶  the late Malawian soldier Chancy Chitete, will be...
18:52, 05/20/2019

Bayer stock continues rout after $2 billion award in Roundup trial Shares in Bayer fell as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a jury awarded more than $2 billion to a California couple in the largest U.S. jury verdict against the company over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer....
13:00, 05/14/2019

Donald Trump to award Tiger Woods with Presidential Medal of Freedom Golfer won first Masters title in 14 years last monthWoods and Trump are long-time golf and business partnersTiger Woods’s rehabilitation continues with the news that he will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony next week at the Wh...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Boeing, Accused of Union-Busting, Really Going for Some Sort of 'Worst Company' Award With an entire line of its planes grounded following several, likely preventable air disasters that cost hundreds of passengers their lives, Boeing has decided to kick itself while it’s down by engaging in what three ex-workers are calling retaliator...
02:13, 05/04/2019

This award-winning cooking gadget is back at its Black Friday price If you've ever wanted to learn how to cook sous vide, this sale on the best WiFi immersion circulator, the ChefSteps Joule, is the perfect chance.        ...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Kidnapping survivor Jayme Closs honored with ‘Hometown Hero’ award Kidnapping victim Jayme Closs made a rare public appearance on Wednesday, when she was honored with the “Hometown Hero” award by Wisconsin lawmakers. The 13-year-old girl — who escaped Jan. 10 from the clutches of a man who murdered her p...
01:13, 05/16/2019

CBOE Wins 'Best Volatility Trading Platform - Global 2015' Award CHICAGO, IL -- September 21, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) has been named “Best Volatility Trading Platform - Global 2015” by Capital Finance International magazine. This is the fifth industry award CBOE has received in...
03:26, 05/03/2019

Jürgen Klopp wins German Football Ambassador award 2019 Jürgen Klopp has been named the German Football Ambassador for 2019 following his fine work with Liverpool and representing German football abroad. But Klopp's season is not over, with a Champions League final to play....
23:52, 05/15/2019

Is there a single blue-rinse Tory who doesn’t fancy a knee-trembler with Boris Johnson? | Marina Hyde The leadership candidate is said to connect with people emotionally. But his only genuine emotion is self-loveI wouldn’t kiss you if you were the last man on Earth!” It’s one of the great cliches of romance novels that any woman saying this will, in ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

Denver voters narrowly approve measure to become first US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’ DENVER (AP) — Denver voters narrowly approve measure to become first US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’...
05:52, 05/09/2019

James Wan and Lindsey Beer join Mark Millar's The Magic Order on Netflix With Netflix dropping its Marvel shows and fully committing to original content, the streaming service has had to turn somewhere else for a way to address the all-important comic book adaptation genre. It landed on Mark Millar, the guy behind Wanted,...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Lionel Messi magic puts Barcelona in command of semi-final with Liverpool Sometimes it feels like there are no more superlatives left. Seriously, what else can be said about this little guy with the No 10 shirt and magic in his feet other than to ask, perhaps, whether there is anyone who wants to persist with the argument ...
02:00, 05/02/2019

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: Activision does it again with near-perfect remake magic Activision and Beenox are bringing everyone’s favourite fuzzy mammal back to consoles in a remake of CTR - and it looks like they’ve managed to make lightning strike twice....
13:00, 05/16/2019

CBOE Wins Global Capital's ‘Derivatives Exchange of the Year - Americas' Award CHICAGO, IL -- May ­­29, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) was named "Derivatives Exchange of the Year -- Americas" Thursday night at GlobalCapital's (www.globalcapital.com) Americas Derivatives Awards 2015 ceremony in New Yor...
10:13, 05/03/2019

President Donald Trump to award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom President Trump announced Monday on Twitter he would be awarding Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom in the wake of Woods’ Masters win.        ...
19:39, 04/28/2019

Live Updates: Tony Award Nominations 2019: ‘Hadestown’ Leads the Pack The new musical received 14 nods, while two high-profile hit plays, “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “Network,” were ignored in the best new play category....
16:13, 04/30/2019

Tiger Woods receives highest civilian award from Donald Trump – video Donald Trump has awarded golfer Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honour. The US president described Woods as a "true legend, an extraordinary athlete who has transformed golf and achieved new levels of domi...
08:39, 05/07/2019

California jury hits Bayer with $2 billion award in Roundup cancer trial A California jury on Monday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date against the company in litigation over the chemical....
07:26, 05/14/2019

How Movie Magic Made the Aston Martin Goldfinger DB5 Continuation’s Bond Gadgets a Reality For some, the Aston Martin DB5 is the single coolest car to have ever put rubber to tarmac. Made famous by Sean Connery’s portrayal of James Bond, the DB5 has indelible link with Ian Fleming’s super smooth spy. And it’s one of the more famous example...
21:26, 05/14/2019

Michael Douglas to be honored at Monte-Carlo Television Festival with Crystal Nymph award Michael Douglas is set to receive the prestigious Crystal Nymph award for lifetime achievement at the 59th annual Monte-Carlo Television Festival on June 18....
14:53, 04/28/2019

In photos: Jeff Daniels, Judith Light among actors celebrating Tony Award nominations Tony Award nominees, including Jeff Daniels, Bob Mackie and Judith Light, walk the red carpet at the media event for the awards on May 1, 2019 in New York City....
09:00, 05/02/2019

This year's Google Play Award winners include a bunch of Android apps and games you should try out It has become a fun little tradition for Google over the past few years to precede the I/O developer conference with an awards ceremony honoring the most innovative creators of some of the best Android apps available in the search giant's Play Store....
17:00, 05/07/2019

Billboard Music Awards 2019: Drake wins top award, becomes the winningest artist in history Mother's Day is in a couple weeks, but rap star Drake gave his mom an early gift with a heartfelt speech when he won the night's top honor at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards.        ...
10:00, 05/02/2019

‘Most Important Woman in American Political History.’ Nancy Pelosi Set to Receive JFK Profile in Courage Award (BOSTON) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law and for helping Democra...
17:13, 05/19/2019

Pep Guardiola scoops LMA's Premier League manager of the year award after guiding Man City to title Pep Guardiola has won the League Managers' Association Premier League manager of the year award following Manchester City's successful defence of the title....
10:52, 05/15/2019

Autocar Awards 2019: Laurens van den Acker wins Sturmey Award for forward-thinking vehicle design The Sturmey Award is handed to the motoring industry's most celebrated innovators Renault’s incumbent design boss has instigated a new era of modern style at the car maker. We celebrate his success Laurens van den Acker, Renault’s tall, soft-spoke...
07:00, 05/15/2019

Autocar Awards 2019: Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche wins Issigonis Award for extraordinary achievements in motoring Zetsche: "The biggest challenge we now face is also the most enjoyable" Daimler’s convention-busting CEO will leave a legacy of innovation in the wake of his imminent departure It’s likely no boss at Daimler will wear a tie to a middle-ranking bus...
07:00, 05/15/2019

New York Times columnist takes a swing at Trump, Tiger, seemingly forgets recent history of award Tiger Woods became the fourth golfer to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Monday, the highest honor that can be bestowed on an American civilian, but the honor drew criticism from some who say the golfer is undeserving....
18:52, 05/07/2019

Not Feeling It Today: Ellen DeGeneres Just Turned On A ‘Magic School Bus’ Episode For Her Audience And Fell Asleep In The Corner Of The Studio We’re used to seeing television personalities at their most polished and energetic, but one studio audience in California is getting a rare look at what happens when a talk show host just doesn’t have it in them to perform: Ellen DeGeneres just turne...
14:39, 05/02/2019

Barcelona 3 Liverpool 0: Lionel Messi magic stuns Reds in Champions League semi-final rout at Camp Nou Lionel Messi scored twice, the second an outrageous free-kick, to help give Barcelona a commanding but scarcely deserved Champions League semi-final lead over Liverpool....
01:52, 05/02/2019

Throwing a summer barbecue? Grilling tips from Phil the Grill Johnson, the 'Jay-Z of BBQ' Everyone loves a good meal straight off the grill, but they barbecuing can go wrong. Avoid a disaster with these tips from Phil the Grill Johnson.        ...
14:39, 05/17/2019

Denver says no to 'magic mushrooms': Historic vote on psilocybin unlikely to pass Voters appeared to vote down a plan to decriminalize the use and possession of "magic mushrooms" known for sending users on psychedelic journeys.        ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Denver decriminalizes 'magic mushrooms' in historic vote Voters in the Mile High City have decriminalized “magic mushrooms” by the slimmest of margins        ...
16:00, 05/09/2019

Mariah Carey Throwing Her Used Tissue on Stage While Accepting an Award Is Peak Mariah What becomes an icon most? In Mariah Carey‘s case, it’s giving fans a very on-brand moment (and we all know how much she loves a “moment”) while accepting an award for being an icon. Mimi was in peak form as the Elusive Chante...
21:52, 05/02/2019

'Game of Thrones' may be over but you can still experience the magic through travel 'Game of Thrones' fans can travel to many different locations where HBO filmed the behemoth series to keep the magic alive.        ...
17:39, 05/20/2019

’Magic mushroom’ decriminalization on Denver ballot A citizen-led initiative appearing on ballots Tuesday follows a path that led to marijuana’s legalization in Denver and later in Colorado.        ...
09:26, 05/07/2019

CBOE, WisdomTree Win 2017 Sharpe Product Award for Index/ETF Based on CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Strategy CHICAGO – June 29, 2017 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (BATS: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced CBOE and WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ: WETF), received the Index/ETF Product of the Year Award for the CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index (PUT) and the WisdomT...
01:39, 05/03/2019

Man City star Raheem Sterling focused on 'biggest game' of career after picking up FWA award Raheem Sterling was keen to turn focus to the "biggest game" of his career after receiving the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year award on Thursday night....
10:39, 05/10/2019

Judge tosses $128 million punitive award to 'Bones' stars Boreanaz, Deschanel, producers A Los Angeles judge overturned a $128 million punitive damages award to stars and producers of Fox's 'Bones,' leaving in place a $50 million award.        ...
04:13, 05/03/2019

5 books not to miss: Alice Marie Johnson memoir 'After Life,' 'Cari Mora,' John Waters Alice Marie Johnson, whom Kim Kardashian West helped free from prison, has a new memoir, and Thomas Harris is back with new thriller "Cari Mora."        ...
13:26, 05/18/2019

Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson hits a back flip while pregnant: 'Baby's first flip' The former Olympic gymnast and her husband, Andrew East, are expecting their first child together after suffering a miscarriage.        ...
19:26, 05/20/2019

CBOE INTRODUCES NEW IMPLIED CORRELATION INDEX BASED ON THE S&P 500 INDEX; Plans to Develop Realized Correlation Products; Add New Analytical Tools to Award-Winning Website CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that beginning on Wednesday, June 4, 2008, the Exchange will begin publishing data associated with a new volatility-related benchmark index, the CBOE S&P 500 Implied Co...
10:26, 05/05/2019

Latest Target of Russian Vote Meddling: A Children’s Singing Contest A Russian broadcaster canceled the result of “The Voice Kids” after an investigation revealed that fan voting had been subject to “massive” manipulation....
17:26, 05/17/2019

Sevy, Paxton injury impact & trade deadline preview James Paxton threw a bullpen session this past Tuesday and reported the next day that his right knee “felt good”. It’s been nearly two weeks since “The BIG Maple” went on the 10-day Injured List with inflammation in his ...
18:00, 05/17/2019

England v Pakistan: hosts chasing 341 to win fourth ODI and series – live! Raf Nicholson: how cricket holds back female coachesCounty Championship: Somerset v Surrey and more – live!And you can email Nick here with your thoughts 5.02pm BST Evening. At the risk of displaying that winning arrogance before actually achieving a...
18:26, 05/17/2019

Philly refiner defers retirement fund payments to employees: letter Philadelphia Energy Solutions will defer retirement payments to union members until next year, the company said in a letter to the union last week, the latest sign the refiner is struggling to find......
18:39, 05/17/2019

Best action camera 2019: 10 cameras for the GoPro generation If you're looking for the best action camera, then you've come to the right place. Action cameras are unlike any other kind of camera. They're designed to be attached to helmets, surfboards, cars and other objects, and they're sma...
18:52, 05/17/2019

4K TV deal at Walmart: the Vizio P-Series TV gets a $500 price cut If you're looking for a killer discount on a top-quality TV, then look no further than this excellent deal from Walmart. You can get the Vizio P-Series Quantum 65-inch TV on sale for $1,498. That's a whopping $500 discount and the best pric...
18:52, 05/17/2019

414 Million Plastic Pieces Found On "Australia's Last Unspoilt Paradise" Some 414 million pieces of plastic, including one million shoes and over 370,000 toothbrushes, were found washed ashore on the remote Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the Indian Ocean, a new research has......
18:52, 05/17/2019

The Wizards’ new GM needs to be bold, and trading Bradley Beal is a first step After a disappointing draft lottery that dropped them to the No. 9 pick, the Wizards face a series of complex decisions and the reality that there are no miracle solutions at hand....
19:00, 05/17/2019

Happy Friday, pals! Happy Friday, pals! Time to get in your DKW and drive under the glorious rainbows of life! Also, I’d like to point out that DKW was the only carmaker I can think of to name their cars after mathematical impossibilities, like 3=6. I mean, I get they w...
19:00, 05/17/2019

The best portable projector is back at its lowest price ever—today only A portable projector can be the key to an amazing summer of backyard movie nights, and the best one we've ever tested is on sale right now.        ...
19:13, 05/17/2019

Accountant for 'ugly models' agency fleeced firm out of more than £21,000, court hears An accountant for an alternative modelling agency fleeced the firm out of more than £21,000 by forging her boss's signature in a bid to clear her debts, a court heard....
19:13, 05/17/2019

Four senior healthcare expenses no one warns you about Prepare for these -- they may be costlier than you think. Dental care, vision care, hearing services, and long-term care can be very expensive.        ...
19:26, 05/17/2019

Tennessee Volunteers’ 325-pound football recruit dunks, sinks full-court shot in wild video A nearly 325-pound Tennessee Volunteers football recruit showed off his athleticism in a video of him dunking a basketball followed by draining a full-court shot....
19:39, 05/17/2019

Woman evacuated from apartment due to smoke hazard TUCSON – A woman had to evacuate from an apartment early Friday morning after food that was left on the stove began to smolder, fire officials said. Tucson Fire Department units were dispatched to an apartment complex near Campbell  Avenue and River ...
19:52, 05/17/2019

BJP Are Not "God-Ke Lovers" But "God-Se Lovers", Says Rahul Gandhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a swipe at the BJP over its leaders making controversial remarks on Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse, saying the BJP and its ideological mentor......
19:52, 05/17/2019

PM Modi Responds To TIME Magazine Cover Calling Him "Divider-In-Chief" Prime Minister Narendra Modi today responded to the TIME magazine cover calling him "India's Divider In Chief" and asking whether India can endure five more years of his government....
19:52, 05/17/2019

Cross-party Brexit talks break down, making May’s departure increasingly inevitable Talks between the U.K. government and opposition Labour Party MPs on how to resolve Brexit broke down on Friday -- almost certainly dooming Prime Minister Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement, and her hopes of staying on as prime minister beyond June. ...
19:52, 05/17/2019

The Queen is hiring a social media manager For those who know how to curate the perfect Instagram feed and write a killer tweet, a career opportunity has come up in the royal communications team....
19:52, 05/17/2019

Massimiliano Allegri And Juventus Are Breaking Up After five wildly successful years, Juventus released a statement today saying that the club and manager Massimiliano Allegri would be parting ways at the end of this season....
20:00, 05/17/2019

His appeal to masses is obvious, but the John Daly show is getting old at PGA Championship At the PGA Championship, there is a sense that John Daly's act is tired, that he is afforded courtesies that his conduct cost him any right to expect.        ...
20:00, 05/17/2019

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for second straight week -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for the second week in a row, with the rig count at its lowest since March 2018, as some drillers follow through on plans to cut spending....
20:00, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. agrees to lift steel, aluminum tariffs for Canada, Mexico -reports U.S. officials have agreed to remove tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Canada and Mexico in 48 hours, paving the way for the three North American counties to enact a new trade pact, the Washington Post and Politico reported on Friday....
20:00, 05/17/2019

Trump: Border Patrol catching record numbers of ‘bad hombres’ A day after announcing a new immigration plan, President Trump declared that Border Patrol is rounding up “record numbers” of “bad ‘hombres’” who will be registered and eventually kicked out of the US. “The Democrats now realize that there is a Natio...
20:00, 05/17/2019

The best breakfast sandwich in every state To assemble a list of the best breakfast sandwich in every state, 24/7 Tempo consulted user reviews on Yelp, TripAdvisor and other sites.        ...
20:13, 05/17/2019

Luckin Coffee Shares Surge in Market Debut Shares of the Chinese coffee chain surged as much as 53% in their trading debut on the Nasdaq after the company increased its initial public offering....
20:13, 05/17/2019

The Fight for $15's latest win is in Connecticut—the state has passed a bill to raise its minimu The Fight for $15's latest win is in Connecticut—the state has passed a bill to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2023. More than 30% of the U.S. workforce is now on a path to the $15 minimum wage. Fuck the federal government, anyhow!...
20:39, 05/17/2019

This five-seater air taxi just completed its first flight The promise of flying cars has never been fulfilled. Sure, there are pint-sized airplanes you can also drive on land but let’s be honest here, those are nothing like how futurists in the 1950s imagined transportation would be like over a half-century...
21:13, 05/17/2019

Does the plastic housing of the Pixel 3a bother you? The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL were Google's first phones to sport wireless charging, a feature sorely missed on their predecessors, but now we are back to square one with the midrange Pixel 3a and 3a XL that are unapologetically plastic and need pluggin...
21:26, 05/17/2019

Critic’s Notebook: ‘The Phantom Menace’ Wasn’t Great, but Its Force Still Runs Strong Jar Jar Binks. Stiff dialogue. Twenty years ago, the first new “Star Wars” movie since 1983 was a disappointing blockbuster that changed the future of movies....
21:26, 05/17/2019

IMF's Lagarde says U.S.-China trade war could be risk for world economic outlook The trade war between the United States and China could be a risk to the world economic outlook if it is not resolved, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde told Reuters on Friday during a visit to Uzbekistan....
21:26, 05/17/2019

N.B. Green Party makes progress in bill that promotes municipality-based renewables The plan - which passed second reading on Thursday - would amend the Electricity Act to allow local governments and First Nations to partner with local renewable energy power producers....
21:26, 05/17/2019

Drake jokes about plastic surgery rumors while flexing his six-pack on Instagram Drake wants his fans to know that his abs are all-natural, if his comment on a recent Instagram post is any indication.        ...
21:26, 05/17/2019

University backtracks on disputed Voynich manuscript theory Bristol distances itself from academic who claims to have solved century-old mysteryA university that breathlessly declared one of its academics had cracked the code of the celebrated Voynich manuscript has been forced into an embarrassing climbdown ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

Give Us Your Indy 500 Qualifying Predictions This weekend marks one of the most beautiful times of the year: Indy 500 qualifying. On May 18th and 19th, ultra-fast open-wheel cars will be flying around the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway circuit seeking their quickest possible times. And w...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Man Who Threatened FCC Chairman's Kids Sentenced to 20 Months A California man who emailed FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and threatened to murder his children in 2017 has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.Read more......
22:00, 05/17/2019

Archaeological Mystery Deepens as More ‘Jars of the Dead’ Uncovered in Laos An ancient burial practice involving the use of massive stone jars seems to have been more widespread in Southeast Asia than once assumed, owing to a surprising trove of new discoveries in Laos.Read more......
22:00, 05/17/2019

As Deadline Passes, Riot Games Doesn’t Budge On Key Walkout Issue Despite a walkout of hundreds of its employees last week, League of Legends publisher Riot Games said last night that they will not change their stance on forced arbitration. Protesting employees had given the company until yesterday to make a change...
22:39, 05/17/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Game of Thrones’ “Twist” Was Nothi Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Game of Thrones’ “Twist” Was Nothing Of The Sort • The (First Ever) DilKokoro Favorite Anime List! Part 2/6: The Significance of 64 • TAY Retro: Atari “’Twas The Night Before Christmas...
22:39, 05/17/2019

Oil slips but ends week higher on Mideast supply disruption fears Oil prices edged lower on Friday due to demand fears amid a standoff in Sino-U.S. trade talks, but both benchmarks ended the week higher on rising concerns over supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions....
22:39, 05/17/2019

Kylie Jenner Gets Matching Stormi Tattoo With Her BFF Kylie Jenner is paying tribute to her baby girl Stormi Webster with a new tattoo. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star revealed what appeared to be some new ink on Instagram Story on......
22:39, 05/17/2019

Germany returning Stone Cross artifact to Namibia A Berlin museum said it is returning the Stone Cross of Cape Cross, a key cultural artifact, to Namibia. The cross, placed on Namibia's coast by Portuguese explorers in 1486, is a symbol of the country's colonial past....
22:52, 05/17/2019

Epic Mega Sale loses two pre-order titles on day one Yesterday, Epic launched a "mega sale," offering games at up to 75 percent off and additional $10 credits for purchases over $14.99. It looked like Epic was preparing to go head-to-head with the Steam Sale, which is scheduled to arrive at the end of....
23:00, 05/17/2019

Saudi Oil Infrastructure at Risk as Small Attacks Raise Potential for Big Disruption Saudi Arabia spent heavily to protect its oil production lines but rapid changes in technology may mean ports and pipelines are increasingly exposed in the turbulent region....
23:13, 05/17/2019

MGM Resorts could pay $800M to settle lawsuits over Las Vegas massacre Casino giant MGM Resorts told federal regulators Thursday it might pay up to $800 million to settle liability lawsuits stemming from the 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas — the deadliest in modern US history. “The company believes it is reasonably poss...
23:13, 05/17/2019

African swine fever likely arriving at U.S. airports, study says Pork products testing positive for African swine fever are likely arriving at airports across the United States, carried by travelers from infected regions, a new study says....
23:26, 05/17/2019

Madden flattered to be involved in Bond conversation At the press conference for Elton John biopic "Rocketman" in Cannes, Scottish actor Richard Madden, who is being tipped as the next James Bond, says "it's flattering to be involved in that conversation." (May 17)       ...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Wrongful death lawsuit against Tiger Woods faces stiff challenge because of 'habitual drunkard' law A Florida law requiring proof that a "habitual drunkard'' was knowingly served alcohol is at the heart of the lawsuit against Tiger Woods and his bar.        ...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Minecraft Earth: block building game moves into the real world Microsoft has launched an augmented reality version of the bestselling game, which follows Pokémon Go on to the streetsSince its beta launch in 2009, the blocky, world-building adventure game Minecraft has been released on more than 20 different plat...
23:39, 05/17/2019

Brexit Compromise Talks Collapse After Six Weeks Britain's Labour opposition pulled the plug Friday on six weeks of Brexit compromise talks with Prime Minister Theresa May, blaming her evaporating authority as her premiership nears its death throes....
23:39, 05/17/2019

Ben Stokes guides England to thrilling victory to seal series win over Pakistan This was very nearly fileable under: another of those occasional England cock-ups. As it was, they averted a crisis and it was fileable under: another successful England chase, and another England series win. They got home by three wickets at Trent B...
23:52, 05/17/2019

Emergency crews rescue hiker at Sabino Canyon TUCSON – Multiple emergency crews rescued a woman after being injured while hiking in Sabino Canyon on Friday. Rural Metro Fire District says the woman suffered an ankle injury due to “rugged terrain.” Paramedics assisted the patient out of the canyo...
23:52, 05/17/2019

Xbox, PC get a little bit closer with the latest Xbox updates Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) The May 2019 update for the Xbox One's system software is now rolling out, bringing some small refinements to the friends list, messaging, and game/app list. Starting with the last one first, the app list will now ignore...
00:13, 05/18/2019

IMO agrees on stricter efficiency targets for some ships The International Maritime Organization (IMO) on Friday agreed stricter energy efficiency targets for certain types of ships in an effort to speed up action to cut the sector's emissions....
00:13, 05/18/2019

Censured BHS auditor takes luxury property role The auditor censured after signing off BHS's accounts prior to its controversial sale by Sir Philip Green has emerged as the finance chief of a luxury real estate start-up involving some of the City's leading figures....
00:13, 05/18/2019

Merkel's heir apparent denies pressuring German chancellor to resign The presumptive heir to Angela Merkel denied a report on Friday that she had pressured the German chancellor to step down after an election later this month for the European Parliament in which their conservative party is set to lose ground....
00:26, 05/18/2019

Centre Issues Drought Advisory To 6 States As Water Level In Dams Dips With water storage in dams dropping to a "critical" level, the Centre has issued a "drought advisory" to Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu, asking them to use......
00:52, 05/18/2019

Console Players Can’t Beat The Division 2’s Raid More than 24 hours since it launched, the Division 2’s raid has only been cleared by people playing the game on PC. Players on Xbox One and PS4 have failed repeatedly, leading to discussions that the raid is far too difficult for those playing on con...
00:52, 05/18/2019

An unprecedented attack that killed a general is an ominous sign of growing criminal power in Venezuela REUTERS/Marco Bello A Venezuelan air force general and five other security officers were killed in an ambush during a patrol in northern Venezuela in early May. The attack is believed to have been carried out by a "mega-gang," and while the motive i...
00:52, 05/18/2019

The best polarized sunglasses you can buy Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
00:52, 05/18/2019

7 mistakes you make after you wake up that ruin your day Annie Mole/flickr Do the morning right by avoiding the common mistakes that people make after they wake up. These mistakes can set the stage for an unproductive day. For example, don't check your email in bed, and don't get ready in the dark. Visit...
00:52, 05/18/2019

The brands are now posting photos of piss-filled jars on Twitter For years now, companies on social media have burrowed deeper and deeper into the depths of a modern hell that seems to have no bottom. Online brands have engaged in skin-crawling rap battles, traded first-person compliments as if they’re real people...
00:52, 05/18/2019

Marilyn Manson joins HBO's The New Pope, which tracks As the title might suggest, Paolo Sorrentino’s The Young Pope wasn’t your old man’s pope. Jude Law’s Pope Pius XIII was a bit of a bad boy, and, now that we know he returns, at least in some capacity, for spin-off The New Pope, we can assume that thi...
00:52, 05/18/2019

Facebook forms Swiss fintech firm with payments focus Facebook has set up a new financial technology company in Switzerland focusing on blockchain and payments as well as data analytics and investing, Geneva's commercial register shows....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Poet laureate writes tribute for Statue of Liberty Museum At a time when families have been separated at the Mexican border and children placed in cages, the country’s poet laureate is invoking an old and welcoming spirit for those seeking to live in the U.S....
01:13, 05/18/2019

Decoding Psalm West: The Meaning Behind Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Baby Boy's Name Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have revealed the name of their fourth child: Psalm West! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and the Grammy winner welcomed their baby boy via a......
01:39, 05/18/2019

Court: Kentucky university failed to obey open-records law Kentucky's flagship university failed to obey the state's open-records law when it refused to provide a campus newspaper with documents pertaining to a sexual misconduct investigation, an appeals court ruled Friday....
01:39, 05/18/2019

Benadryl (diphenhydramine) Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a brand-name, over-the-counter product that's typically used to relieve symptoms of hay fever (seasonal allergies), other allergies, and the common cold. It's also used to relieve itchy skin due to insect bites, hives, a...
01:39, 05/18/2019

Hack on Stack Overflow exposes private data for ~250 users (credit: Pixabay) Stack Overflow said hackers obtained private data for about 250 users after breaching the site and spending the next week escalating their access. “While our overall user database was not compromised, we have identified privileged...
02:39, 05/18/2019

Ex-rebel in Colombia recaptured after release from jail A former Colombian rebel leader was re-arrested Friday moments after his release from jail by a special peace tribunal whose protection of him from extradition to the U.S. has triggered an institutional crisis and revived debate about justice for vic...
02:52, 05/18/2019

UN urges enforcement of Libyan arms embargo to curb fighting Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging all countries to implement an arms embargo against Libya, saying preventing the proliferation of weapons is important to de-escalate the current fighting and restore stability in the country....
02:52, 05/18/2019

Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final Confusion at the weigh in for Josh Taylor vs Ivan Baranchyk but the fight is on The post Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final appeared first on Boxing News....
03:00, 05/18/2019

The Nissan Frontier Has a Little Life Left in It After All The Nissan Frontier is a fine pickup truck, but its biggest problem is that there’s not really a compelling reason to get a 2019 model over a 2009. I don’t know why Nissan can’t be bothered to revise the vehicle, but I do like its newest take on it: ...
03:00, 05/18/2019

'Big Bang Theory' finale: Jim Parsons and other stars explain it all Spoiler alert: 'The Big Bang Theory' stars and producers elaborate on the big reveals and character turns from the series finale.        ...
03:39, 05/18/2019

NYPD cop allegedly tried to hire hit man to kill her husband An NYPD cop was busted by the FBI on Friday in an alleged murder-for-hire plot that targeted her estranged husband, law enforcement sources said Friday. Officer Valerie Cincinelli, 34, is accused of using her boyfriend to hire a hit man in the failed...
03:52, 05/18/2019

Trump’s Immigration Plan Won’t Pass Congress. But It Could Be the Future of the GOP When Donald Trump kicked off his presidential campaign at Trump Tower in 2015, he memorably said that Mexico was “not sending their best” people and declared that immigrants were bringing drugs, crime and rape to America. Nearly four year...
03:52, 05/18/2019

Solution for remotely monitoring oil wells wins MIT $100K The winner of Wednesday’s MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition was a startup helping oil well owners remotely monitor and control the pumping of their wells, increasing production while reducing equipment failures and cutting methane emissions. ...
04:13, 05/18/2019

Indiana Pacers guard Tyreke Evans dismissed from NBA for two years for drug violation Guard Tyreke Evans has been "dismissed and disqualified" from the NBA for two years for violating the league's anti-drug program.        ...
04:26, 05/18/2019

Kinsler regrets using profanity on field after big homer Ian Kinsler says he regrets using profanity during an emotional outburst after hitting a pivotal three-run home run for the San Diego Padres        ...
04:26, 05/18/2019

More U.S. mothers diagnosed with depression at childbirth Growing numbers of new mothers are being diagnosed with depression before they leave the hospital with their newborns, according to a U.S. study that suggests screening women at childbirth could help get treatment for those who need it....
04:52, 05/18/2019

Here are the five worst Dow Jones industrial average performers as trade dispute escalates The Dow turned volatile as the trade war between the US and China escalated the last two weeks, producing stock losers and winners.        ...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Australians head to polls, expected to elect 6th prime minister in as many years Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will lose its bid for a third three-year term and Scott Morrison will have had one of the shortest tenures as prime minister in the 118-year history of the Australian federation....
05:26, 05/18/2019

Shuttle bus driver sues NHL’s Senators in harassment case A former Ottawa Senators assistant general manager and the NHL hockey team were sued for negligence on Friday over allegations he harassed a hotel shuttle bus driver last year in Buffalo....
05:26, 05/18/2019

Priyanka Chopra, Bella Hadid go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
06:00, 05/18/2019

France and Spain hold 'bear summit' France and Spain have agreed to work closer to guarantee the survival of brown bears in the Pyrenees. There are only a few hundred bears left in Spain....
06:39, 05/18/2019

Brave Rider Tackles The Nürburgring on a Honda Africa Twin We don’t often hear about motorcycles at the Nürburgring. For one thing, the track doesn’t allow motorcycles to set official lap times around the full track like cars can, so riders are limited to the Bridge to Gantry lap time. For another, riding a ...
06:52, 05/18/2019

Bring on the battle bears in this new teaser for HBO's His Dark Materials show HBO is about to find itself—as of Sunday—with a serious dearth of high-fantasy big-budget literary adaptations on its slate. Which might explain why the network unleashed a new teaser for its Philip Pullman show His Dark Materials today, re-introduci...
07:00, 05/18/2019

People who live with roommates are messier, study finds People who live with roommates tend to be messier than those living alone or with a partner, according to new research. A new study examining the cleaning habits of 2,000 people found some interesting correlations when dividing the data by living sit...
07:13, 05/18/2019

Limited-run BMW M5 Edition 35 Years announced News 17 May, 2019 To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the BMW M5, the German brand has released a new special edition model, limited to just 350 units...
07:26, 05/18/2019

Defence minister blames ARA San Juan's sinking on 'lack of training' Oscar Aguad later clarifies remarks after anger from families, saying he didn't blame the crew for the submarine tragedy, in which all 44 officers died....
09:13, 05/18/2019

Once again, Iraq caught up in tensions between US and Iran As tensions between the U.S. and Iran escalate, there are concerns Iraq could once again get caught in the power play, just as it is on the path to recovery...
09:39, 05/18/2019

Cops searching for couple that mugged elderly can collector in Brooklyn The NYPD is still trying to find the heartless couple who tried to rob a 78-year-old can collector in Brooklyn last month, an attack that left him slashed in the face. The attack happened near Maujer Street and Humboldt streets in Williamsburg just a...
10:00, 05/18/2019

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-American to make ...
10:00, 05/18/2019

Nxivm trial jurors meet Keith Raniere’s alleged top-tier sex slaves Accused sex cultist Keith Raniere relied on eight women to carry out his darkest desires and grow his harem of slaves, a former member testified Friday. Jurors seated on Raniere’s trial were shown a photo of the 58-year-old surrounded by his al...
10:00, 05/18/2019

FA Cup Final 2019: Prediction, Man City vs Watford lineups, odds, live stream, TV channel and head to head Manchester City have the chance to clinch an unprecedented domestic treble as they meet underdogs Watford in the FA Cup Final at Wembley later on today....
10:13, 05/18/2019

Berkshire Hathaway dealership bill passes Texas legislature The Texas House approved a bill that would allow a vehicle manufacturer or distributor to also own a dealership, as long as it was for a different type of vehicle than what that company manufactures or distributes....
10:26, 05/18/2019

| First Everest death of 2019, Irishman missing Mount Everest claimed its first fatality of the main spring climbing season, an Indian man, while an Irish mountaineer was also missing, expedition organisers in Nepal said....
10:39, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Voting ends in Australian election Voting has ended in Australia’s general election, with some senior opposition lawmakers confident they’ll form a center-left government with a focus on slashing greenhouse gas emissions...
13:13, 05/18/2019

The Late Show's Jon Batiste sings us a questionably useful Game Of Thrones recap With Sunday’s no-doubt epic (and some-doubt satisfying) Game Of Thrones finale coming at us this Sunday, some people are scrambling to catch up, rewatch, and otherwise cram in preparation. And, sure, it’s theoretically possible to catch up on every s...
13:26, 05/18/2019

Lunacy: how science fiction is powering the new moon rush Fifty years after the first moon landings, a new generation of space travellers, from Xi Jinping’s taikonauts to Jeff Bezos, are racing to colonise our nearest neighbour. Is reality catching up with sci-fi?The moon is rising again above the horizon o...
13:39, 05/18/2019

AG Barr details his hunt for the truth on what really went on with the Russia probe: Listen to the full interview It's the question that has dominated politics for more than two years -- just what "exactly what happened" with counterintelligence activities conducted during the 2016 election and the Russia probe. ...
13:52, 05/18/2019

Congress Leader Threatens Madhya Pradesh Officer In Sand Mining Row A sub-divisional magistrate has alleged that a local Congress leader forcibly freed a confiscated sand-laden truck linked to illegal mining operations in the area and threatened her...
13:52, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Austria vice chancellor quits amid video scandal The Latest on Austrian politics (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential...
14:13, 05/18/2019

US warns commercial flights near Persian Gulf could be 'misidentified,' amid tensions with Iran Commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf could be “misidentified” and targeted amid the increasing escalation between the U.S. and Iran, American diplomats said in a warning Saturday....
14:13, 05/18/2019

NBA Draft Combine: Tacko Fall turns more heads with impressive vertical leap Tacko Fall wasn’t done turning heads at the NBA Draft Combine on Friday in Chicago. The 7-foot-7 (in shoes) big man from Central Florida showed off his jumping prowess by maxing out at 26.5 inches on the vertical leap. According to ESPN, it was...
14:13, 05/18/2019

Adam Scott right in the hunt for elusive second major Adam Scott admitted it was “a fleeting thought,” but in the end, he let it go. The smooth-swinging Australian had a great chance to break the record for the best round in a major championship, but missed a short putt on the 17th green and needed an u...
14:13, 05/18/2019

'Shut up and drive'? Option for Uber riders to avoid small talk divides drivers Some decried the change as a violation of ‘free speech’, while others worried about how it would affect their ratingsLess than a week after a disappointing IPO, Uber is taking the guesswork out of whether to make friendly banter during your rides wit...
14:26, 05/18/2019

It shouldn’t be left to women to fight alone for abortion rights | Gaby Hinsliff Pro-choice men should have the guts to campaign against the rolling back of laws that benefit both sexesNo woman can be free who does not control her own body. That’s been the pro-choice mantra down the ages, no less true now than it ever was, and fr...
14:26, 05/18/2019

Environmental laws waived for border barriers TUCSON – The United States government is moving forward with building barriers along the southern border in Arizona and California. The Department of Homeland Security recently waived 41 laws to help make that possible. Some say this will negat...
15:13, 05/18/2019

Overstock CEO lambastes critics of stock sale Overstock Chief Executive Patrick Byrne blasted investors who questioned his recent stock sale, calling their criticism “gauche” and vowing never to defend his selling again. The fiery letter to shareholders follows a 21 percent drop in the company’s...
15:39, 05/18/2019

Marc Marquez takes pole position in mixed weather at Le Mans Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez secured pole position for the French Grand Prix at a drizzly Le Mans, despite crashing his Honda immediately after his fastest lap...
15:39, 05/18/2019

From Feuding Family to Staffing Scandals: Everything Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Endured in Their First Year of Marriage It's hard to believe, but it's finally time to celebrate the one-year anniversary of Prince Harry and his blushing bride, Meghan Markle. And whether it feels to you like......
16:26, 05/18/2019

Tidus, Calm Down Dude Hello! Today we discuss popping pimples, mispronounce Pikachu, learn more about Super Mario Maker 2 and watch Tidus from Final Fantasy X freak out. It’s Morning Checkpoint!...
16:39, 05/18/2019

Pete Buttigieg not impressed with Trump’s approval of his same-sex marriage Pete Buttigieg dismissed President Trump’s approval of the Democratic presidential candidate’s same-sex marriage. “That’s nice,” Buttigieg sarcastically said of Trump’s recent remark. “They’re paying lip service to the idea of — lik...
17:39, 05/18/2019

Saturday's Best Deals: 50" Sceptre TV, Coleman Cabin Tent, Dash Mini Rice Cooker, and More A 50" Sceptre 1080p TV, a 10-person Coleman Cabin Tent, and a Dash Mini Rice Cooker lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
18:00, 05/18/2019

Zaferes lead US women’s podium sweep in Yokohama triathlon YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Katie Zaferes led an American sweep of the women’s podium in the world series triathlon in Yokohama on Saturday. Summer Rappaport and Taylor Spivey finished second and third within 77 seconds of Zaferes, earning the fourt...
18:13, 05/18/2019

Matthew McConaughey receives original high school diploma LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey has finally received his high school diploma, more than 30 years after graduating. McConaughey was given his original diploma Friday night when he returned to his Texas alma mater to address the class ...
18:13, 05/18/2019

2 Maltese soldiers arrested in drive-by slaying of migrant VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Malta’s prime minister has announced that two armed forces members have been arrested in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting of a migrant from Ivory Coast. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said Saturday on Twitter that ...
18:13, 05/18/2019

ExxonMobil Employees Begin Evacuating an Iraqi Oil Field Amid U.S.-Iran Tensions (BAGHDAD) — Employees of energy giant ExxonMobil have begun evacuating from an oil field in the southern Iraqi province of Basra but work at the field is still ongoing, Iraqi officials said Saturday. The evacuation comes amid rising tensions be...
18:39, 05/18/2019

Scott Morrison credits 'quiet Australians' for 'miracle' election victory Coalition set to return to power after upsetting federal election polls with a surge of support to topple Bill Shorten and Labor• Australian election: Queensland drives a stake through Labor’s hopes• Still in doubt: the eight seats that will decide i...
18:39, 05/18/2019

|Aviationsupports6.2millionjobsinAfrica The aviation industry supports $55.8bn of economic activity and 6.2 million jobs in Africa, according to the International Air Transport Association....
18:52, 05/18/2019

|CapitecsaysMercantilemergerwillspeedupentryintobusinessbanking Capitec says its acquisition of Mercantile Bank, which has recently been approved by the Competition Tribunal, will speed up its entry into business banking....
18:52, 05/18/2019

Australia's conservatives keep power in 'miracle' election win Despite trailing the Labor party in polls, Prime Minister Scott Morrison will remain in power following Australian elections. He dedicated the victory to the "quiet Australians."...
19:39, 05/18/2019

B&O's refreshed Beoplay H9 headphones come with monster battery life and Google Assistant After (narrowly) beating Apple to the punch with super-expensive "truly wireless" earbuds supporting wireless charging functionality, Bang & Olufsen is shifting its attention to the premium Beoplay line of wireless over-ear headphones to release a re...
19:39, 05/18/2019

Netflix should take a cue from 'Game of Thrones' and ditch binge-watching for new shows Some analysts see streaming services like Netflix becoming hindered by one of the things that made them so popular in the first place — binge watching....
19:52, 05/18/2019

China's water quality improvements 'imbalanced' in first quarter: Xinhua Pollution increased in some of China's major lakes, rivers and reservoirs in the first quarter even though the country's overall water quality improved, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, citing the environment ministry....
19:52, 05/18/2019

Merkel calls for Europe to stand up against far-right parties German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for Europe to push back against far-right parties, saying populist movements wanted to destroy core European values such as fighting corruption and protecting minorities....
20:13, 05/18/2019

Boeing says it has corrected simulator software of 737 MAX jets Boeing Co has made corrections to simulator software that mimics the flying experience of its 737 MAX jets, which were involved in two fatal crashes, and the company has provided additional information to device operators, a spokesman said on Friday....
20:39, 05/18/2019

Graham Potter to leave Swansea for Brighton manager’s job • Compensation figure over £2m agreed between clubs• Potter to take three of his backroom staff with himBrighton & Hove Albion are poised to confirm the appointment of Graham Potter as their new manager. After spending the last five days deliberating...
20:52, 05/18/2019

Children Were Raped, Drugged In Washington's Renowned Refuge For Needy In the 1960s, first lady Jackie Kennedy, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., and Vice President Hubert Humphrey were just a few of the important figures to pay visits to Junior Village,......
21:13, 05/18/2019

Microsoft adds requested new feature for the Your Phone Companion app Microsoft's Your Phone Companion app allows users to sync their Android phone with their Windows 10 PC. Texts, notifications, and photos can be sent to your desktop or laptop from any phone running Android 7 or higher. With certain Android handsets i...
21:13, 05/18/2019

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast, so we all have a connection to it.” Ball has published three books of coast-based photos since movin...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger Assures Fans There’s ‘Nothing to Worry About’ After Assault in South Africa (JOHANNESBURG) — Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was assaulted during a public appearance in South Africa on Saturday, but the 71-year-old appeared to quickly recover and say “I’m just glad the idiot didn’t interrupt my Snapchat.&...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Report: The Jets Are Hoping To Get Peyton Manning As Their New GM Adam Gase’s promotion to interim general manager of the Jets might becoming to an end soon. The Jets seem to have realized that handing such an important position to someone just because they were more aggressive in a power struggle might not have be...
21:39, 05/18/2019

Millions of Australians head to the polls Australians voted in a general election on Saturday in which the ruling conservative coalition campaigned on its record of economic management and a resurgent Labor opposition promised action on climate change and tax reform....
21:52, 05/18/2019

Don't Let PM Travel With Motorcade In Varanasi, Congress Tells Poll Body The Congress on Saturday asked the Election Commission not to grant Prime Minister Narendra Modi permission to travel with his motorcade in Varanasi on polling day as this would amount to a roadshow......
22:00, 05/18/2019

Polling Booth In Indore Has AC, Offers Tea-Coffee, Biscuits To Voters A polling booth in Indore parliamentary constituency will offer a unique voting experience as it is equipped with facilities like air-conditioner, RO drinking water, cafeteria, medical desk, and......
22:00, 05/18/2019

Another horse dies after injury at Santa Anita Park, 24th since December _____ Another horse died at Southern California’s Santa Anita Park on Friday morning, the 24th death at the track since late December. The animal suffered what was described by park officials as an “uncommon” shoulder injury. Commander Co...
22:26, 05/18/2019

Trevor Noah says Trump is the first president to ‘actually deliver’ on promises "Ironically, it's funny that Donald Trump would be the first presidential candidate to actually deliver. Hate him or love him, he's doing the things he said he was going to do," the "Daily Show" host told Jimmy Kimmell....
23:26, 05/18/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas; Djokovic up next After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final        ...
23:39, 05/18/2019

Lawmaker, breaking with GOP, accuses Trump of obstruction, impeachable conduct Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., broke with his Republican colleagues on Saturday when he claimed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report showed President Trump engaging in "impeachable conduct."...
00:00, 05/19/2019

Mickey Callaway barely upset over Robinson Cano’s egregious blunder MIAMI — Robinson Cano’s brain cramp from the previous night wasn’t enough to earn him a reprimand or a seat on the bench Saturday. Manager Mickey Callaway defended the veteran second baseman, who on Friday lost track of the outs and didn’t run from t...
00:13, 05/19/2019

The ‘bad guy’ mentality driving Mets’ Edwin Diaz Mets closer Edwin Diaz saved some time for a Q&A session with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: How do you want to be remembered one day? A: I want to be a Hall of Famer. Q: What is your mentality on the mound? A: I try to be the bad guy for [opponents]...
00:13, 05/19/2019

Ashley Massaro’s lawyer unaware of an apology to WWE over lawsuit The WWE’s claim that its former superstar Ashley Massaro had “apologized” for joining a lawsuit against the organization was news to her lawyer, he told The Post on Saturday. Massaro, 39, died Thursday in an apparent suicide in her Smithtown, Long Is...
00:13, 05/19/2019

James Hillier eases to maiden NW200 win, Superbike race cancelled James Hillier eased to a maiden North West 200 win in the Superstock race, while the final feature Superbike race was cancelled due to worsening weather conditions...
00:52, 05/19/2019

U.S. cautions airlines flying over Middle East after tensions with Iran The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is advising commercial airlines flying over the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman to use caution in the wake of elevated tensions between the United States and Iran. ...
01:00, 05/19/2019

Austrian vice chancellor resigns over leaked video, prompting snap election Austria's Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigned Saturday over corruption allegations after a secret video was leaked, sparking a snap election....
01:00, 05/19/2019

‘Nuts’ UWS man who sued his condo board blasted as NYC’s ‘worst neighbor’ “If ‘Seinfeld’ were to come back and do an episode on having the worst neighbor in New York? This would be it,” one resident of the luxury Upper West Side high-rise, The Alfred, said....
01:13, 05/19/2019

May could end Brexit impasse with 'confirmatory' vote Labour's Brexit spokesman has suggested Theresa May could still end parliamentary deadlock by including a "confirmatory" public vote as part of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill....
01:13, 05/19/2019

Rays 2, Yankees 1 | 11 innings: Rays, Behind Bat and Arm of Austin Meadows, Retake East Lead From Yankees Meadows, who threw out a runner at the plate in the sixth, hit the winning homer in the 11th. Masahiro Tanaka pitched six scoreless innings for the Yankees but left after a ball hit his shin....
01:26, 05/19/2019

Florida State Becomes First Softball Team In NCAA Tournament History To Hit Four Consecutive Dingers For the first time in NCAA tournament history, a softball team hit back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers in a single game. Florida State smashed for dingers in a row in the Seminoles’ eventual 12-1 win over South Florida on Saturday. The game was over ...
01:52, 05/19/2019

Braves release Venters 1 year after NL Comeback Player award ATLANTA (AP) — Jonny Venters, the left-hander whose comeback from his third Tommy John surgery helped him win the NL Comeback Player of the Year Award last year, has been released by the Atlanta Braves. The 34-year-old Venters had a 17.36 ERA after g...
01:52, 05/19/2019

Pepe scores twice for Lille, Lyon seals 3rd in Ligue 1 PARIS (AP) — Lyon sealed third place and Champions League football after beating Caen 4-0 in the French league on Saturday while the in-demand Nicolas Pepe scored twice for Lille. Lille thrashed Angers 5-0, with Pepe scoring in each half to lift his ...
01:52, 05/19/2019

Former Oregon football star stops school shooting Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, tackled a student carrying a shotgun through the hallway at Parkrose High School in Portland....
03:13, 05/19/2019

All the reasons Sunday at the PGA Championship still matters You're tempted to give up, right? Because Brooks Koepka is winning in a blowout. But from his dominance to Masters invitations to loud fans at Bethpage, there's still plenty more to see here....
04:00, 05/19/2019

Golf: Chasing pack not ready to concede to Koepka yet with wind a factor Brooks Koepka's seven-stroke lead has placed one of his hands on the PGA Championship's Wanamaker Trophy but the group of players chasing him are not ready to concede just yet, especially if the wind continues to blow....
04:52, 05/19/2019

Police identify alleged gunman tackled by football coach at Oregon high school: reports Police identified the suspected gunman who was tackled by a football coach at an Oregon high school Friday as 18-year-old Angel Granados Dias who is a student at the school....
05:00, 05/19/2019

Live Updates From 4 Key States - Punjab, UP, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal The last round of voting today will bring an end to the mammoth seven-phase exercise that saw millions of Indians voting to choose who will represent them in the 17th Lok Sabha....
05:26, 05/19/2019

"Ibiza Affair" Topples Austrian Government, Snap Election Announced Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz dramatically pulled the plug on his coalition government and announced fresh elections Saturday after an explosive camera sting claimed the scalp of his far-right......
06:00, 05/19/2019

Maddon protests loss vs Nats over Doolittle’s delivery WASHINGTON (AP) — Cubs manager Joe Maddon protested Chicago’s 5-2 loss to the Nationals on Saturday night after twice coming out to complain about Washington closer Sean Doolittle’s delivery. After eight solid innings by Stephen Strasburg...
06:52, 05/19/2019

The twisted motive behind the alleged murder-for-hire plot that’s rocked the NYPD The feds allege that Valerie Cincinelli, who is accused of plotting with her boyfriend John DiRubba to kill her estranged husband, also wanted DiRubba's 15-year-old daughter killed....
07:00, 05/19/2019

Midtown plastic surgeon believed to have fled US after botched procedures A midtown plastic surgeon has apparently left the country, leaving a trail of patients upset about botched tummy tucks and liposuctions and unable to get their medical records....
07:00, 05/19/2019

Citroën C5 Aircross: ‘An SUV that’s determined to smooth out your drive’ | Martin Love A uniquely effective suspension means this easy-going family car will cope with all of life’s little bumpsCitroën C5 AircrossPrice £23,8300-62mph 10.5 secondsTop speed 117mphMPG 44.2CO2 118g/kmIn these bruisingly divisive times, there is one thing, a...
07:52, 05/19/2019

Eurovision 2019 live stream: how to watch the song contest results from anywhere The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest is finally here in all it's camp glory. For some it's a guilty pleasure, for others it's an excuse to get all your mates round and embrace the sequins and general madness. The Tel Aviv Convention Centre...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Australia's Pentecostal PM rides miraculous wave back into office Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison thanked his fellow Pentecostal churchgoers on Sunday after a miraculous election victory that defied years of unfavorable opinion polls and bruised a Labor opposition that had been widely expected to win....
09:00, 05/19/2019

Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, a senior official said on Sunday, adding that the ball was now in Iran's court....
09:00, 05/19/2019

Lillard stays cold vs. Warriors' 'wall of defense' Damian Lillard's struggles continued in Saturday's Game 3, in which he missed 13 of his 18 shots from the field and scored 19 points in a 110-99 loss to the Warriors....
09:39, 05/19/2019

Swiss vote on whether to adopt the EU’s tighter gun rules Swiss voters are casting ballots in a referendum to decide whether to enact new restrictions on guns and line up with Switzerland’s partners in Europe, who have already tightened gun rules following extremist attacks...
10:00, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka is running up the score and demoralizing the PGA Championship field Brooks Koepka's run that will inevitably reach four major wins in his last eight tries Sunday is the closest thing we have seen to Tiger Woods' prime.        ...
10:13, 05/19/2019

Autocar drives Britain's 'biggest, best and most bonkers race' C1 event was by far the biggest motor race ever held in Britain Take (almost) 100 identical Citroën C1 city cars and race all day and all of the night. We joined in You’d think that 100 racing cars – one for every 60 metres of track – would just m...
11:00, 05/19/2019

Trump May Pardon Military Men Accused Or Convicted Of War Crimes: Report US President Donald Trump has asked for files to be prepared on pardoning several U.S. military members accused of or convicted of war crimes, including one slated to stand trial on charges of......
11:39, 05/19/2019

102-Year-Old Who Voted In Independent India's 1st Polls Votes In Himachal Shyam Saran Negi, a 102-year-old voter who also participated in the the country's first general elections in 1951, voted today in a picturesque hamlet in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh where......
11:52, 05/19/2019

PM Modi's Varanasi Constituency Records 10.87% Till 9 AM The Varanasi constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi recorded 10.87 per cent polling till 9 am. Local administration has set up 145 model booths and one pink booth which will be operated only by......
11:52, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Iraq oil minister calls Exxon Mobil's evacuation of foreign staff 'unacceptable' Exxon Mobil's decision to evacuate its foreign staff from the West Qurna 1 oilfield in southern Iraq on Saturday was "unacceptable and unjustified", Iraq's Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban said on Sunday....
13:00, 05/19/2019