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Despite Troubling Echoes of 2003, Iraqis Think U.S.-Iran War Is Unlikely

American warnings and threats parallel those before the invasion of Iraq, but people on Baghdad’s streets and its halls of power think the result will be differ...

Despite Troubling Echoes of 2003, Iraqis Think U.S.-Iran War Is Unlikely

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Iraqis choose refugee camps over ruined homes Despairing of the corpses and debris littering the streets, many Iraqis have left their homes in areas liberated from Islamic State two years ago and voluntarily returned to the displacement camps that housed them during and after the fighting....
23:00, 08/05/2019

US President Donald Trump's Iran embargo punishes Iraqis As a result of US sanctions, Iranians can no longer afford the yearly pilgrimage to Iraq's Shiite shrines. The holy city of Najaf is bearing the economic brunt. Judit Neurink reports from Najaf....
19:39, 06/08/2019

Burning trash and factories belching smoke choke Iraqis As if life was not bad enough for Adnan Kadhim - he lives in a slum where municipal authorities dump Baghdad's rubbish - now someone is setting the waste on fire, making his children sick....
03:13, 06/06/2019

Pete Buttigieg echoes JFK with service plan Drawing on the idealism of former President John F. Kennedy, Peter Buttigieg is asking Americans what they can do for their country — through national service. Navy vet Buttigieg, one of a number of Democratic presidential candidates stumping through...
05:00, 07/04/2019

The Troubling Business of Bounty Hunting Bounty hunting is fueled by old laws, loose guidelines, and bad money. To get a look inside the world of "bail enforcement agents," writer Jeff Winkler got licensed and found a mess for, well, everyone....
19:00, 07/01/2019

Marianne Williamson echoes Andrew Yang, says her mic was 'not on' during NBC debate Marianne Williamson has expressed a similar complaint with fellow 2020 candidate Andrew Yang about her mic not being on during Thursday night's Democratic primary debate, saying "it did happen."...
21:26, 06/29/2019

Big Halo Mod Drags The PC's 2003 Original Into 2019 There’s an official Halo remaster coming soon, but if you can’t wait that long, you could always try SPV3, a “total overhaul” of the 2003 PC version of the original game that changes...well pretty much everything....
11:00, 07/12/2019

US government will execute inmates for first time since 2003 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Thursday the federal government will resume executing death-row inmates for the first time since 2003, ending an informal moratorium even as the nation sees a broad shift away from capital punishment. Att...
02:52, 07/28/2019

MTA falling behind on ‘particularly troubling’ station repairs: DiNapoli Stand clear of the platform edge! A staggering 65 percent of subway platforms are either worn or damaged, according to a troubling report released Friday by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, based on the MTA’s latest inspection data. Even more a...
00:00, 08/10/2019

'It's ghost slavery': the troubling world of pop holograms Dead stars from Whitney Houston to Maria Callas are going on tour again. As Miley Cyrus explores the issue in a new Black Mirror, we uncover the greatest identity crisis in music todayMiley Cyrus Q&A: ‘My personal experiences helped craft the episode...
12:39, 06/01/2019

El Paso Shooting Suspect’s Manifesto Echoes Trump’s Language If the president did not originally inspire the gunman, he has brought into the mainstream polarizing ideas and people once consigned to the fringes of American society....
07:52, 08/05/2019

Arsenal’s Zaha chase has echoes of Ian Wright but this time it may get messy Ron Noades let Wright join Arsenal after an emotional plea from the player but Crystal Palace will not be held to ransomRon Noades used to enjoy telling the story about the day a tearful Ian Wright pleaded with him to accept Arsenal’s offer for his s...
12:26, 07/05/2019

Biden echoes Obama to distinguish his healthcare plan from Bernie Former Vice President Joe Biden contrasted his healthcare plan to fellow presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders and said people would be allowed to keep their private insurers, evoking a promise once made by President Barack Obama regarding Obamacare....
02:13, 07/19/2019

I'll make Britain great again, PM Johnson echoes Trump over Brexit Boris Johnson promised on Thursday that Brexit would make Britain the greatest place on earth, echoing the patriotic rhetoric of U.S. President Donald Trump in a debut speech as prime minister before parliament....
18:39, 07/25/2019

Johnny Damon echoes Trump: We didn’t really enjoy going to Baltimore Former MLB All-Star Johnny Damon wishes Donald Trump would be more selective with his word choice, but corroborated the president’s sentiment about the city of Baltimore. At the beginning of Damon’s career, he didn’t mind traveling to Baltimore, but ...
20:39, 08/02/2019

‘He should investigate himself’: Trump echoes Fox News again to lash out at Elijah Cummings Two days after a Fox News segment prompted President Trump to attack Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.), the president renewed his attacks on Monday night as Fox hosts united to back his criticisms of Baltimore....
16:39, 07/30/2019

Justice Dept. will execute inmates for first time since 2003 FILE – In this March 17, 2003 file photo, the guard tower flanks the sign at the entrance to the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind., the site of the last federal execution. The Justice Department says it will carry out executions of federal...
00:13, 07/26/2019

The Great British car insurance write-off scandal: BBC investigation echoes our findings Features 7 May, 2019 Undercover BBC investigation finds written-off cars are being repaired and sold to unsuspecting motorists after passing their history checks...
20:26, 05/07/2019

White House Reviews Military Plans Against Iran, in Echoes of Iraq War The plans call for up to 120,000 American troops but not a land invasion of Iran. They were updated at the request of John R. Bolton, the national security adviser....
02:00, 05/14/2019

"BJP Will Fall Short Of Majority": Sena's Sanjay Raut Echoes Ram Madhav BJP general secretary Ram Madhav predicted in a recent interview with Bloomberg that his party will fall short of an absolute majority in the Lok Sabha elections, forcing it to depend on allies to......
21:39, 05/06/2019

At $4,500, Could This 2003 Chevy Blazer Xtreme Be an Xtremely Good Deal? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Blazer Xtreme proves one thing I’ll bet you didn’t know, which is that Chevy was still building two-door Blazers well into this century. Let’s see if this special edition is priced to make it sell today....
15:52, 07/31/2019

Ryan Griffin isn’t wasting Jets chance after troubling spring Preseason games are more important to some players than others. For the established veterans, preseason games are nothing more than a nuisance, standing in the way of the real games of the regular season. Some veterans — possibly Jets running back Le...
04:39, 08/15/2019

NASA publishes atlas of 13.3M wildfires spotted from space since 2003 NASA scientists have produced a global wildfire map. Researchers at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center plotted the 13.3 million fires spotted by NASA's MODIS instrument between 2003 and 2016....
03:13, 08/09/2019

| WATCH | US federal government to execute inmates for first time since 2003 The United States Justice Department has reinstated a long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital punishment and immediately scheduled the executions for five death row federal inmates. WATCH NOW....
09:00, 07/26/2019

Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seem Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seemed normal? Everything from the chrome big n’ littles to the color-shift paint to the SpoCom crazy EP3 Civic Si-shaped body basically carbon dates this...
13:52, 05/08/2019

The Quick Read About… Turkey’s Troubling Russian Shopping Spree What Happened This Week: Back in 2017, Turkey agreed to purchase Russia’s advanced S-400 air defense missile system over the strong objections of both the US and NATO, of which Turkey is a member. Turkey has been adamant it will follow through ...
21:52, 06/14/2019

US deploys aircraft carrier and bombers after 'troubling indications' from Iran National security adviser John Bolton says any Iranian attack on US or its allies will be met with ‘unrelenting force’The US is sending an aircraft carrier and a bomber task force to the Middle East in response to a “number of troubling and escalator...
18:00, 05/06/2019

Echoes of Jaws as Cape Cod learns to live with rise of the great white shark A booming seal population is drawing the apex predator to the Massachusetts peninsula where contact with humans followsWhen beachgoers arrive at Cahoon Hollow Beach in Wellfleet on Massachusetts’ Cape Cod peninsula, the first thing they see is a larg...
07:26, 06/18/2019

'Invasion' and 'fake news': manifesto of El Paso suspect echoes Trump language A hate-filled document that appeared online before the deadly attack bears striking similarities to the words we hear from TrumpAuthorities are investigating a white nationalist “manifesto” posted on the far-right message board 8chan in connection wi...
21:52, 08/05/2019

Europe failed to act after the 2003 French heatwave. We cannot ignore this one | Ruben Hallali Record temperatures are being recorded as warnings pile up. It’s vital action is taken against climate breakdown nowSeveral French temperature records were broken on 28 June during this historic heatwave, including the highest temperature ever record...
17:26, 07/01/2019

Kellen Winslow trial Day 6: Woman testifies about alleged incident in 2003 The rape trial for Kellen Winslow II continued with raw and angry testimony from alleged encounter in 2003, a year before Winslow entered the NFL.        ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

Asia oil refiners mull run cuts after margins hit lowest for season since 2003 Asia's oil refiners are considering reducing output after margins slumped to their lowest for the season since 2003, according to industry sources and Refinitiv data....
10:52, 05/23/2019

Microsoft patches Windows XP, Server 2003 to try to head off 'wormable' flaw Citing a potential 'wormable' flaw in Remote Desktop Services, Microsoft is patching not just Windows 7, but its no-longer-supported XP and Windows Server 2003 OS variants, as well....
23:13, 05/14/2019

Researchers discover troubling new security flaw in all modern Intel processors Researchers from BitDefender have uncovered a concerning security vulnerability present in all modern Intel processors. If executed, the flaw could permit an adversary to access the computer’s kernel memory, which could potentially result in them gai...
04:13, 08/07/2019

Justice Department Will Begin Executing Death Row Inmates for the First Time Since 2003 (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. government will execute federal death row inmates for the first time since 2003, the Justice Department announced Thursday, bringing back a seldom-used punishment pushed by President Donald Trump and escalating another d...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Civilians ‘must never be a target,’ says UN in Afghanistan, amid troubling number of casualties during Ramadan The United Nations has urged all parties to the “ongoing intense conflict” across Afghanistan to meet their obligations to protect civilians from harm, denouncing a spate of attacks by militants which killed more than 100 civilians in Kabul alone dur...
17:00, 06/10/2019

Reports find new Huawei web flaws, plus troubling links to Chinese intelligence Huawei continues to find itself on the wrong end of a sustained negative news cycle, with some of the latest revelations in new reports including assertions that new Huawei web application flaws have been found. Also, that troubling (and previously u...
06:52, 07/09/2019

In Troubling Experiment, UK University To Monitor Students' Social Media To Prevent Suicide A university in the UK announced that it will surveil student social media posts, among other data, to try and determine whether they are suicidal. The project is part of a pilot program and will reportedly be deployed across all British institutions...
21:13, 06/05/2019

York: Three 'troubling developments' show anti-Trump resistance growing more toxic In a new op-ed, Byron York warns of the rising "toxicity" of the anti-Trump resistance movement, highlighting three troubling developments in recent days. ...
19:26, 07/01/2019

Siegfried & Roy deny they caused horrific 2003 tiger attack that cost them their careers Siegfried & Roy are speaking out against their tiger handler's allegations that Roy Horn was too blame for the infamous tiger attack in 2003.        ...
16:26, 08/07/2019

Border agency knew of troubling Facebook posts in 2016: acting secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security officials knew in 2016 about a private Facebook group where border agents posted racist and misogynistic comments, acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan said on Sunday....
10:00, 07/08/2019

Trump's agenda hampered by troubling number of lower court injunctions, Barr says Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday said he has noticed a troubling trend of nationwide injunctions issued by lower courts that have taken their toll on President Trump’s agenda and threaten the political process for future administrations. ...
07:26, 05/22/2019

A Former Vanity Fair Writer Criticizes the Handling of Her 2003 Profile of Jeffrey Epstein The arrest of the financier reopened old wounds in the world of magazine journalism, with the writer Vicky Ward accusing the editor Graydon Carter of having toned down an article....
04:52, 07/10/2019

Facebook's crypto project echoes board member Peter Thiel's original vision for PayPal If Facebook succeeds in scaling its blockchain payments project to its more than 2 billion users, the company will deliver on Peter Thiel's original vision of online payments....
05:26, 05/09/2019

UFC champ Daniel Cormier shares heartbreaking details of daughter's 2003 death ESPN segment on UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier featured a touching moment in which he shared the details of his baby daughter's 2003 death.       ...
01:26, 08/13/2019

A heat wave killed 15,000 in France in 2003. As temperatures soar again, officials are taking no chances. With a massive heat wave headed toward Europe in the coming days, major cities such as Paris are herding their citizens toward pools and air conditioning to prevent heat-related deaths....
23:39, 06/25/2019

The troubling overlap between Jared Kushner's business interests and US foreign policy | Mohamad Bazzi A congressional inquiry has raised the possibility that Kushner supported a blockade of a US ally as payback because it would not fund his family’s businessIn May 2017, two of Donald Trump’s senior advisers, Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon, met for a ...
10:00, 07/08/2019

Missouri's last abortion clinic allowed to stay open, for now, is rife with 'troubling' violations, state says The last remaining abortion clinic in Missouri, which is set to close in the coming days, was rife with violations -- and officials say it may shut down because Planned Parenthood has failed to bring it up to standard....
21:26, 05/31/2019

Back in 2003 when Aston Martin’s V8 Vantage was a mere concept, it was of utmost importance to show Back in 2003 when Aston Martin’s V8 Vantage was a mere concept, it was of utmost importance to show the Sitar-playing community how practical their new car was going to be. Don’t know if the Sitar case made it into the production model’s set of fitte...
22:13, 08/03/2019

Epstein was among Trump Jr. and Anthony Weiner on a bizarre 2003 Page Six most eligible 'studs' list Screenshot via Google Maps, Neil Rasmus/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Before Jeffrey Epstein was convicted of soliciting prostitution from a minor in Palm Beach, he was one of Manhattan's most eligible "studs," according to a 2003 compilation fr...
02:39, 07/30/2019

Former Hillary Clinton aide: 'Deeply troubling' that Biden supports the Hyde Amendment on abortion funding Jess McIntosh, former adviser to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, decried former Vice President Joe Biden's "deeply troubling" support for a law that blocks federal funding for abortions. ...
20:39, 06/05/2019

Dallas courthouse shooter’s disturbing Facebook posts paint troubling picture as search for motive continues A disturbing picture emerged Tuesday of 22-year-old Dallas shooter Brian Isaack Clyde, with the Army veteran's social media posts providing a glimpse into the man who -- for some reason -- opened fire with a rifle outside of a federal courthouse yest...
19:52, 06/18/2019

‘Save Tuvalu; save the world’; UN chief echoes rallying cry from front lines of global climate emergency Further inaction on climate change is “simply not an option”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said on Wednesday in an opinion piece where he called for “rapid and deep change in how we do business, generate power, build cities and f...
08:13, 05/30/2019

A 'troubling signal' for the economy is fewer goods being shipped across the country Retailers and manufacturers are shipping fewer goods by truck, rail and air. That's adding to concerns about a possible looming recession       ...
12:39, 07/25/2019

George Takei: How 'The Terror: Infamy' 'outrage' echoes today's immigrant camps George Takei, a star of AMC's 'The Terror: Infamy,' wants people to know about World War II-era Japanese-American internment camps        ...
20:52, 08/12/2019

Legion's Heady Series Finale Brought Its Time Traveling Story Full Circle Despite Legion’s visual flair and the quartet of powerful telepathic mutants the show began focusing on as it entered its endgame territory, its season finale was a relatively quiet, contemplative reflection on the emotional experiences that define p...
04:52, 08/14/2019

Five Great Coffee-Making Options for Camping Junkies There is nothing that will ruin a camping trip like rolling over in the morning, stumbling outside your tent, and realizing you have to drink pseudo bilge water in place of your delicious morning cup o’ java because you only packed the questionable i...
04:52, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong’s Airport Devolves Into Chaos as Riot Police Clash With Protesters (HONG KONG) — Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s airport late Tuesday night, moving into the terminal where the demonstrators had shut down operations at the busy transport hub for two straight days. Officers...
05:13, 08/14/2019

TEVA Stock: What a Long, Bad Trip It's Been In October 2018, EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy said pharma giant Teva was in danger of falling below a boundary line that would push prices "below $10 a share." In turn, the stock fell to 17-year lows, before Teva’s negative fundamentals made news....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Sorry, everybody: Harry Styles is not playing Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Judging by the trending topics thing on Twitter, the entire Internet melted today when rumors began to spread that former One Direction member Harry Styles would be starring alongside Halle Bailey in Disney’s live-action remake of The Little Mermaid....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Awkwafina to star in adaptation of The Last Adventure Of Constance Verity Soon there will be only two kinds of movies: Those that star Awkwafina, and those that do not. And honestly, that’s 100 percent okay. The rapper-turned-mega-acclaimed actress is adding yet another project to her growing to-do list, as Deadline report...
05:39, 08/14/2019

See the Disney logo evolve over 3-plus decades The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features “every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985’s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018’s Mary P...
05:39, 08/14/2019

Get lost in the trailer for Terrence Malick's gorgeous World War II drama A Hidden Life Terrence Malick debuted his new film, A Hidden Life, at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, where it was hailed as a return to form a director who’s spent the last several years knocking out A-list exercises in stream of consciousness like Song To Song...
05:39, 08/14/2019

German climate protesters block train carrying Volkswagen cars Dozens of climate protesters tied themselves to a train track in front of a vehicle freight train to protest the German government's policy on sustainable mobility. Local rail traffic was unaffected....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Pakistan asks UN Security Council to meet over Kashmir Pakistan has requested that the UN Security Council meet over India abolishing Kashmir's special autonomous status. Tensions have escalated in the region, which has been disputed for more than 70 years....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Paris streets near Notre Dame to be decontaminated from lead Paris police have closed off streets near the Notre Dame cathedral as part of a lead decontamination effort. Several residents and activists had criticized authorities for underestimating the effects of lead pollution....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Austria: ex-vice chancellor's home raided in corruption probe Heinz-Christian Strache has had his home searched. Authorities are investigating whether company appointments have been made in return for promises on gambling licenses....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Brad Falchuk, Gwyneth Paltrow's husband, has something to say Brad Falchuk, the TV producer responsible for co-creating hits including "Glee" and the now Emmy-nominated "Pose," recently opened up to WSJ Magazine about his many projects and his marriage to Gwyneth Paltrow....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Djokovic shakes off rust to advance in Cincinnati Novak Djokovic overcame some early jitters in his first match since his triumph at Wimbledon last month to see off Sam Querrey 7-5 6-1 at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday....
06:00, 08/14/2019

Del Potro withdraws from U.S. Open as knee rehab continues Juan Martin del Potro will not compete at this year's U.S. Open as the 2009 champion continues to recover from a knee injury, tournament organizers said on Tuesday....
06:00, 08/14/2019

Giants owner hopes rookie QB Jones won't have to play Asked by SNY what he thought an ideal 2019 season would look like, Mara said the 38-year-old Manning is the Giants' present and rookie first-rounder Daniel Jones is the franchise's future....
06:00, 08/14/2019

Warragamba dam level report deadline too short, traditional owners say Indigenous custodians say document looking at impact of flooding parts of Blue Mountains is hard to followTraditional owners say they have not been given enough time to assess the cultural heritage impact of a plan to raise the wall of Warragamba dam...
06:00, 08/14/2019

What's Happening In Hong Kong? Key Questions, Answered. Hong Kong's airport is one of the busiest in the world. On Monday and Tuesday, protesters effectively shut it down with sit-ins that forced officials to take the extraordinary step of canceling......
06:00, 08/14/2019

Why Brad Falchuk Is Hollywood's Best-Kept Secret The press-shy man behind Ryan Murphy—and husband to Gwyneth Paltrow—has signed a major production deal of his own with Netflix. How the writer–producer–director, out with “The Politician,” is carving his own path....
06:26, 08/14/2019

Google devises conversational AI that works better for people with ALS and accents Google AI researchers today shared details about Project Euphonia, a speech-to-text transcription service for people with speaking impairments.Read More...
06:26, 08/14/2019

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville trailer leaks Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is the latest shooter spinoff for PopCap's tower-defense series. A work-in-progress trailer has leaked.Read More...
06:26, 08/14/2019

First female ref to officiate Super Cup is ready for spotlight "Stephanie Frappart said she will prove female officials are as competent as their male counterparts when she becomes the first woman to referee a major UEFA competition final in the Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea on Wednesday."...
07:39, 08/14/2019

Sturgeon Moon 2019 to Rise This Week: Time of Peak, Significance, More The August Full Moon 2019 comes just after the Perseids meteor shower, which will peak on August 11 to August 13. Sturgeon Moon 2019, Full Moon, Full Moon 2019, August Full Moon 2019...
07:39, 08/14/2019

Realme 5 Pro With 48-Megapixel Main Camera to Launch on August 20 The company confirmed that the quad camera setup at the back of the Realme 5 Pro will include a 48-megapixel sensor, and it will be placed vertically one below the other....
07:39, 08/14/2019

Chandrayaan-2 Now on Way to Moon After Final Orbital Manoeuvre ISRO said the final orbit raising manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-2 was successfully carried out at 2:21am by firing the spacecraft's motors for 1,203 seconds....
07:39, 08/14/2019

Another dog has died after being exposed to blue-green algae KNES5 A woman from Texas took her dog swimming in a river by her house earlier this month. It's there that Tamra Massey believes her dog, Fina, ate toxic blue-green algae, she wrote on Facebook. She said that shortly thereafter her dog died. Accordi...
07:39, 08/14/2019

FANTASY FOOTBALL RANKINGS: Here's the expert consensus on the top 50 players Al Bello/Getty Fantasy football season is almost here. To help you prepare, we've put together a consensus ranking based on the predictions of fantasy experts from several different outlets. There's no wrong way to draft your team, but a bit of guid...
07:39, 08/14/2019

AG Barr said there must be 'zero tolerance for resisting police' and went after 'social justice reformers' in a heated speech to the US' largest law enforcement organization AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Attorney General William Barr gave a heated speech about being tough on crime to the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) this week. FOP is the US' largest fraternal police organization. After praising the bravery of police officer...
07:39, 08/14/2019

Here are the latest executive power moves that help explain everything that's going on at Eventbrite, Katerra, and Anaplan AP/Jed Jacobsohn Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company's strategy. The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small. Here's a snapshot of the most important executive moves of the w...
07:39, 08/14/2019

| Naspers leads $125m in funding for Indian e-commerce platform Meesho Meesho describes itself as a "social commerce online marketplace" that lets independent build small businesses by "connecting them with suppliers to curate a catalog of goods and services to sell" over social media....
07:39, 08/14/2019

Kenyan women’s lacrosse team gets game-changing gift from opponents in Peterborough, Ont. Team Kenya was competing in a women’s lacrosse world championship in Peterborough, but it was at a major disadvantage. A competing team stepped in to help....
07:39, 08/14/2019

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents including assaults, sexual offenses and bomb threats, a new report reveals. The data released Tuesday by stat...
08:00, 08/14/2019

A recession in Hong Kong is 'inevitable,' says economist Andy Xie, an independent economist, says Hong Kong's business people have political power and are "running the place," and that's what's "causing the trouble" in the city....
08:39, 08/14/2019

Household debt hits highest level since 2008: NY Fed The average U.S. household's debt is at its highest level since 2008, according to the New York Fed. Mortgages make up 68 percent of the total balance....
08:39, 08/14/2019

Point Comfort: where slavery in America began 400 years ago In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Virginia, ushering in the era of slavery in what would become the United StatesThe blue waters of the Chesapeake lap against the shore. Sunbathers lounge in deckchairs as black children and white children ru...
09:39, 08/14/2019

'No one cares till someone dies': El Paso activists long feared their city was at risk Organizers were aware of racist threat, saying the attacker was ‘not the first white man with guns to terrorize us’“He’s not the first white man to come in from out of town with guns to terrorize us.”One week after what is believed to be the deadlies...
09:39, 08/14/2019

'Men said we were immoral': the aphrodisiacs challenging taboos | Wana Udobang Nigeria’s traditional ‘Kayan Mata’ recipes have grown into a booming industry that’s empowering women to be more open about sexWhen Amra Mansur was working as a makeup artist in Abuja, while she studied law, she would overhear conversations between w...
09:39, 08/14/2019

Asian shares rise on US plan to delay some China tariffs Asian shares are higher after the U.S. said it would hold off on tariffs of Chinese imports of mobile phones, toys and several other items typically on holiday shopping lists...
09:39, 08/14/2019

Facebook ends human review of user audio after other companies do the same Facebook is now the latest tech giant to put a stop to human review of user audio recordings, following a slew of companies from Google to Amazon and Apple all likewise coming under fire in recent weeks over the human review of audio collected from u...
09:39, 08/14/2019

Franco-Irish Girl's Family Mourn "Unbearable" Loss, As Autopsy Conducted Malaysian authorities Wednesday conducted a post-mortem examination on the body of a Franco-Irish teen found in the jungle after she disappeared from a resort, as her family mourned the "unbearable"......
09:39, 08/14/2019

Apex Legends Update Patch Notes: New Solo PS4 and Xbox changes revealed EA and Respawn have pushed out the newest event for Apex Legends that'll see players go head-to-head to fight it out and come away with the best loot....
10:13, 08/14/2019

China’s Belt and Road Is Getting a Reboot. Here’s Why By many accounts, China’s Belt and Road Initiative has been a monumental success: Since 2013 more than 130 countries have signed deals or expressed interest in projects geared to spurring trade along routes reminiscent of the ancient Silk Road. The W...
10:13, 08/14/2019

5-Star Customer Charged 1700 For 2 Boiled Eggs: Twitter Reacts A Twitter user named Kartik Dhar, shared a picture of his bill at a hotel, which showed that the place had charged him INR 1,700 for two boiled eggs....
10:13, 08/14/2019

'Pretty sure we didn't get high together': Missouri cop responds to wrong number text with photo An officer with the Winfield Police Department in Missouri responded to a text from a person who said, "We got high together girl."        ...
10:13, 08/14/2019

14-year-old girl killed by falling rocks in Montana’s Glacier National Park The family was traveling west on Going-to-the-Sun Road when the vehicle was hit by rockfall at around 7 p.m., according to a Glacier Park release.        ...
10:13, 08/14/2019

Jerry: Deals must fit within confines of salary cap Having seen a rush to do deals burn the Cowboys in the past, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said he isn't opposed to continuing negotiations with Dak Prescott, Amari Cooper and Ezekiel Elliott into the regular season....
10:39, 08/14/2019

Man with loaded shotgun, machete claiming 'liberty business' arrested outside Pentagon, police say A Kentucky man was arrested outside the Pentagon after he showed up with a loaded shotgun and a machete in his truck, claiming to be there on "liberty business," according to a report....
10:39, 08/14/2019

Indian players want safety guarantees for Pakistan trip: Bhupathi Indian tennis players want safety guarantees before they travel to Islamabad for their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan, captain Mahesh Bhupathi said on Wednesday....
11:26, 08/14/2019

Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted Aircraft dumped water early on Wednesday to douse the flames of a wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages and spurred an appeal for help from elsewhere in Europe....
11:26, 08/14/2019

Liverpool vs Chelsea LIVE stream and TV channel: How to watch Uefa Super Cup on BT and online tonight Champions League winners Liverpool meet Europa League holders Chelsea on Wednesday night in an eagerly-anticipated all-English Uefa Super Cup clash in Istanbul....
11:52, 08/14/2019

Liverpool vs Chelsea referee Stephanie Frappart 'not afraid' to be first woman to referee Uefa Super Cup as officials aim to inspire a generation Stephanie Frappart will make history when she becomes the first female official to take charge of a major Uefa's men competition showpiece - a moment Irish assistant Michelle O'Neill hopes will inspire the next generation....
11:52, 08/14/2019

Canada gondola hit by vandal facing 'millions' in damages, up to 20 cabins need to be replaced A popular tourist attraction in Canada that saw gondola cars came crash to the ground over the weekend after someone apparently cut the cable is facing millions of damages as dozens of cabins needs to be replaced. ...
11:52, 08/14/2019

Kyrgyzstan ex-president charged with murder following arrest: reports Former Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev was charged with murder Tuesday following two violent police raids at his residence last week that left one officer dead, reports said....
11:52, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police armed with pepper spray at airport More than 100 flights were canceled at Hong Kong International Airport Tuesday as thousands of demonstrators flooded the airport’s main terminal for the fifth consecutive day, prompting Chinese officials to liken the pro-democracy movement to “terror...
11:52, 08/14/2019

'America's Got Talent': Wildcard Ansley Burns gets standing ovation for her return The 13-year-old singer returned this week as a wild card contestant in the show's live competition rounds.        ...
11:52, 08/14/2019

Argentine Markets Steady, but Political Instability Drives Uncertainty Some economists said the country is heading for prolonged financial instability amid the growing likelihood that the left-wing Peronist movement will return to power in October elections....
12:39, 08/14/2019

Giants WR Tate suspended 4 games for performance enhancer New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance enhancers turned down....
13:00, 08/14/2019

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta The mild oblique strain that Tiger Woods cited when he withdrew after one round of FedEx Cup playoffs was feeling good enough that he flew to the Chicago area Tuesday to give it a try in the BMW Championship....
13:00, 08/14/2019

Mike Tyson says he smokes $40G worth of pot each month Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson this week said he and his podcast co-host smoke around $40,000 worth in pot each month on his California ranch where he grows cannabis for sale....
13:00, 08/14/2019

Charlie Manuel, 75, returns to Philadelphia Phillies' bench as hitting coach The Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday announced they re-hired former manager Charlie Manuel to take over as the team’s hitting coach replacing John Mallee....
13:00, 08/14/2019

No. 1 Novak Djokovic begins Western & Southern Open title defense in win over Sam Querrey Novak Djokovic began his Western & Southern Open title defense with a win over Sam Querrey in straight set Tuesday night on Center Court        ...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Roger Federer cruises into third round at the 2019 Western & Southern Open Play was suspended for 61 minutes Tuesday night, which is exactly how long Roger Federer needed to win his 2019 Western & Southern Open debut        ...
13:00, 08/14/2019

NY Times demotes top DC editor over ‘racist’ tweets The New York Times said Tuesday that one of its top Washington, DC, editors was demoted after a pair of tweets critics called racist. Jonathan Weisman, the deputy Washington editor, was disciplined after a pair of incidents in which he sparked contro...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Big tech warned by top regulator: We will break you up if we have to Federal Trade Commission chairman Joe Simons told Bloomberg he's willing to break up the major US tech firms if necessary, the first sign that US regulators might take drastic action against Silicon Valley. "It's not ideal because it's very messy. Bu...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Germany's economy just shrank, meaning Europe's biggest economy is 'teetering on the edge of recession' Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke Germany's economy shrank 0.1% in the second quarter, driven by a decline in exports due to the US-China trade war. The slowdown is bad news given Germany is Europe's largest economy and a key player in the eurozone. The con...
13:00, 08/14/2019

A look at the global fintech landscape and how countries are embracing digital disruption in financial services This is a preview of the “Global Fintech Landscape” premium research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider ...
13:00, 08/14/2019

French child protection group calls on prosecutors to open investigation into Jeffrey Epstein's activities in France Stephanie Keith/Getty Images A French child protection group stepped up pressure on Tuesday for prosecutors to open an investigation into the activities in France of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein. The Innocence en Danger group said in a state...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Prison guards watching Jeffrey Epstein reportedly fell asleep through checks and falsified records The two prison guards assigned to monitor registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein fell asleep during their shift and failed to check on Epstein for three hours the night he died of an apparent suicide, multiple sources told The New York Times. They a...
13:00, 08/14/2019

Police Surveillance Request Rubs Baltimore Urban League Chief the Wrong Way Where to draw the line when it comes to helping the cops solve crime is causing some controversy in Baltimore, with the head of the city’s Urban League shutting down the idea of letting police use her headquarters as a spy post....
13:00, 08/14/2019

Tigers Outfielder Generously Guides Kyle Seager's Third Dinger Over The Outfield Wall It says something about the state of baseball that the least interesting thing about this play, from the top of the ninth inning of an 11–6 Mariners win over the Tigers, is that it was Kyle Seager’s third dinger of the night. Multi-homer games are so...
13:52, 08/14/2019

Jerry Jones, On Unresolved Player Contracts: I Have Seen The Hot, Spurting Blood Cowboys owner Jerry Jones talked to Jon Machota of The Athletic Tuesday at Cowboys training camp, where the conversation naturally made its way around to the uncertain contract statuses of quarterback Dak Prescott, wide receiver Amari Cooper, and hol...
13:52, 08/14/2019

Grigor Dimitrov Continues To Slog Through His Hellish Season Grigor Dimitrov, who used to be good, is not anymore. The 28-year-old Bulgarian is stuck in a Groundhog Day fugue. Almost every day Dimitrov wakes up, goes to work, and has to play Stan Wawrinka in the first round of a tournament. It’s deeply unpleas...
13:52, 08/14/2019

Curt Schilling Once Again Threatens To Run For Office Curt Schilling, former major-league pitcher and World Series hero who squandered away so much goodwill that the Red Sox no longer want anything to do with him, has for the umpteenth time floated the idea of running for office. What makes this time di...
13:52, 08/14/2019

AI Startup Boom Raises Questions of Exaggerated Tech Savvy Engineer.ai says it uses artificial intelligence to help automate app-development. Current and former staffers say the company inflates its technical prowess to attract customers and investors....
13:52, 08/14/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet fills gap in range News 14 Aug, 2019 New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet spells end for convertible Golf and will try to succeed where Range Rover Evoque Convertible did not...
13:52, 08/14/2019

Hardik Patel Detained On Way To Meet Jailed Ex-IPS Officer Sanjiv Bhatt Congress leader Hardik Patel, two party MLAs and around 27 of their supporters were today detained while they were on way to Palanpur district jail in Gujarat to meet sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt,......
14:13, 08/14/2019

Sitaram Yechury's "Fun And Frolic In Corbett" Barb After PM's TV Show In an apparent dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he appeared on Discovery Channel's Man vs Wild, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today said the "fun and frolic" in Jim Corbett......
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Why Hong Kong is protesting Hong Kong is facing a major political crisis as it heads into a 10th week of mass demonstrations. What started as a movement against a controversial law has expanded into something much bigger....
14:13, 08/14/2019

$600M Cray supercomputer will tower above the rest — to build better nukes Cray has been commissioned by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to create a supercomputer head and shoulders above all the rest, with the contract valued at some $600 million. Disappointingly, El Capitan, as the system will be called, will be m...
14:39, 08/14/2019

Controversial George Washington mural to be covered, not destroyed, San Francisco school board votes San Francisco's school board voted Tuesday to cover up, but preserve, a mural depicting slavery, a murdered Native American and George Washington.        ...
15:00, 08/14/2019

Why Your Brain Can’t Process Climate Change Last week saw the latest in a series of increasingly dire reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. This past July was the hottest month on record, punctuated by intense heat waves throughout Europe and the Arctic, leading to a reco...
15:00, 08/14/2019

A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault by Swedish court The American rapper had claimed the street brawl was an act of self-defense. The case gained widespread attention when US President Donald Trump asked the Swedish government to violate the independence of its courts....
15:26, 08/14/2019

Italy's Salvini suffers a setback in bid to topple government quickly Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini failed to force a no-confidence vote in parliament this week. Salvini is aiming for fresh elections, to capitalize on his right-wing League party's soaring popularity....
15:26, 08/14/2019

Concern about Trump's immigration policies impacting business fades on Main Street Immigration is an issue that small business owners care about, but for the majority it is not because it affects their companies, according to the latest CNBC|SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey....
15:52, 08/14/2019

Portland braces for another far-right rally, antifa counterprotest PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland police are mobilizing to prevent clashes between out-of-state far-right groups planning a rally here and the homegrown anti-fascists who oppose them as America’s culture wars seep into this progressive haven. Saturday’s rall...
15:52, 08/14/2019

Tennessee lawmakers mull proposal banning abortion once pregnancy is detected Tennessee lawmakers said Monday they are considering whether to seek one of the nation’s strictest abortion bans even as such laws continue to be struck down in court....
15:52, 08/14/2019

Apple's Favorite Anti-Right-to-Repair Argument Is Bullshit Increasingly, it seems, our gadgets are not wholly owned by us—that when some component breaks, we are at the mercy of the giant companies that charge us out the ears for repair parts and services. One of the tech industry’s favorite lines of defense...
16:39, 08/14/2019

Noah Hawley Discusses the Status of His Doctor Doom Movie (Again) Tiffany Haddish makes her pitch to be Nubia in DC’s cinematic universe. Idris Elba wants back in on Thor: Love and Thunder somehow. Jeph Loeb clarifies Marvel TV’s approach to the arrival of Marvel Studios’ Disney+ output. Plus, a sequel to May the D...
16:39, 08/14/2019

Report: Juul's Meaningless Attempts at Self-Regulation Just Led to Explosion in Knockoff Juul Pods Juul pulled almost all of its flavored nicotine pods other than menthol and mint off the market last year under pressure from the Food and Drug Administration, which under recently departed Administrator Scott Gottlieb was pursuing a hardline stance ...
16:39, 08/14/2019

Won't Let India, China Leverage "Growing Nation" Tag Now: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump has said that India and China are no longer "developing nations" and were "taking advantage" of the tag from the WTO and asserted that he will not let it happen anymore....
16:39, 08/14/2019

WhatsApp Rolls Out "Fingerprint Lock" For Android Beta Users After introducing the screen lock feature for iOS beta users more than three months ago, WhatsApp has now started rolling out a similar feature called "Fingerprint lock" for Android beta users, the......
16:39, 08/14/2019

4 British Men Arrested In Huge Australia, New Zealand Drug Bust Four British men were arrested in Australia and New Zealand in an international drugs sting that netted a record haul of potent MDMA, Australian police said Wednesday....
16:39, 08/14/2019

John Daly defends Trump amid allegations president cheats at golf Champion golfer John Daly defended President Trump on Tuesday over allegations the commander-in-chief is one of the most prolific cheaters when he plays a round of golf....
16:39, 08/14/2019

Jay-Z's Roc Nation and NFL join forces for music and social justice Jay-Z's Roc Nation and the NFL announced Tuesday that they have entered into a multiyear partnership "to enhance the NFL's live game experiences and to amplify the league's social justice efforts," according to NFL.com....
16:39, 08/14/2019

Stock market plunges as recession alarm blares An economic alarm bell has sounded in the US, sending warning signs of a possible recession ahead. Yields on 2-year and 10-year Treasury notes inverted early Wednesday, a market phenomenon that shows investors want more in return for short-term gover...
17:26, 08/14/2019

Stocks rebound after US agrees to delay tariffs on cellphones, laptops Wall Street snapped a two-day losing streak — and sent shares of Apple soaring — after the US said it will delay imposing tariffs on certain items that were supposed to take effect on Sept. 1. Cellphones, laptops, and some apparel items will not be a...
17:26, 08/14/2019

Ashish Raorane Becomes First Indian To Complete 2019 FIM Baja World Championship The FIM Baja World Championship certainly had proud moments for India with privateer Ashish Raorane becoming the first Indian rider to complete the rally. The last and final round of the Baja World......
17:26, 08/14/2019

Infosys To Drive Toyota's Material Handling Arm In US On Cloud Global software major Infosys on late Tuesday said it would provide telematics software to car maker Toyota's material handling arm in the US on its cloud platform....
17:26, 08/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLB To Be Launched Globally At The End Of This Year The entry-level five seater variant in Europe will be priced at " 37,746.80 (approximately Rs. 30.20 lakh in Indian currency) while the third row individual retractable seats will cost " 1309......
17:26, 08/14/2019

Russian officials cancel village evacuation after suspected missile accident Russian authorities have called off the evacuation of a village in northern Russia near the site of a suspected failed missile test, Russian state news agency TASS reported on Tuesday. The incident last week killed at least five nuclear specialists a...
17:52, 08/14/2019

Arizona border volunteers opening office with limited hours AJO, Ariz. (AP) — A humanitarian organization that provides aid to border crossers says it is opening an office to welcome visitors for a few hours on Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings in the southern Arizona desert community of Ajo. The Ajo ...
18:13, 08/14/2019

With no family in town, husband of El Paso shooting victim invites public to her funeral By Phil Helsel A man who lost his wife in a mass shooting that killed nearly two dozen people in El Paso, Texas, last week is inviting the public to celebrate her life as he has no other family in town, a funeral home said Tuesday. Margie Reckard, 63...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Bong Joon-ho’s Palme d'Or-winning Parasite gets a quirky, disquieting new trailer We called it at Cannes and we were right: Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite took home the Palme d’Or, a prize the genre-bending gut-punch most assuredly deserved. The film quickly nabbed a U.S. release date via Neon, and, though we had to wait a few months, a ...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Mindhunter's Jonathan Groff charmingly reminds you he's also Kristoff in Frozen When he’s not obsessively interviewing serial killers on David Fincher’s Mindhunter, Jonathan Groff is leaving voicemails for children—okay, that definitely doesn’t sound any less dark than the other thing. Let’s clarify: Groff, who has a background ...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Love, Christmas, and London reunite in the trailer for Paul Feig's Last Christmas, starring Emilia Clarke Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding is the Natalie Portman to Emilia Clarke’s Zach Braff in Last Christmas, a soul-warming new holi-comedy that doubles as the permission you needed to put up your Christmas tree. Bridesmaids director Paul Feig helmed...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Tomi Lahren slams NFL's partnership with Jay-Z: 'Apparently the league doesn't hate America enough' The NFL and Jay-Z's entertainment and sports representation company Roc Nation are teaming up for events and activism. Tomi Lahren is not happy.        ...
18:13, 08/14/2019

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an enormous carbon footprint....
18:13, 08/14/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil tank on growing signs of global slowdown Equity markets tanked and oil prices fell sharply on Wednesday after a closely watched bond indicator pointed to the growing risk of a U.S. recession that was heightened by data showing Germany's economy in contraction and China's worsening....
18:13, 08/14/2019

Top Canada ethics watchdog says PM Trudeau contravened conflict of interest rules Canada's top ethics watchdog on Wednesday ruled Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his officials had contravened conflict of interest rules by trying to influence a corporate legal case, dealing a blow to the ruling Liberals less than 10 weeks before ...
18:13, 08/14/2019

UPDATE 1-FCC chairman circulates order to approve Sprint, T-Mobile tie-up Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday circulated a draft order that would grant approval to the $26 billion tie-up of T-Mobile Us Inc and Sprint Corp....
18:13, 08/14/2019

Misfit's Vapor X smartwatch boasts longer battery life and Spotify The latest smartwatch from Misfit is hoping to overcome the pain of limited wearable battery life. Enter the Vapor X, which offers a more power efficient processor and a battery saving mode to keep it going for longer....
18:39, 08/14/2019

NASA chooses four potential asteroid sample sites for OSIRIS-REx NASA's OSIRIS-REx team has selected four potential sites for the agency's first asteroid sample return mission. The spacecraft started mapping asteroid Bennu's surface as soon as it arrived in late 2018, and scientists part of its grou...
18:39, 08/14/2019

OnePlus' upcoming TV will simply be called the 'OnePlus TV' OnePlus doesn't have a release date or any specs for its upcoming TV, but it does have a name: OnePlus TV. The company announced that it chose the very simple moniker from multiple winners of a contest on its forums. "We believe there's no ...
18:39, 08/14/2019

FAA issues flight ban on 2015 MacBook Pros with faulty batteries If you have a 2015 model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, you may want to take up Apple on its free battery replacement offer before bringing it with you on a flight. The US Federal Aviation Administration has banned the model -- particularly those sold b...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Back to school: The best TVs for a dorm (and what to stream on them) Please enjoy this guide to the best TVs and streamers to use in a dorm room, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school guide. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and dorm gear -- we went...
18:39, 08/14/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ fans almost got to see Arya fight her way to the Night King Among the massive pile of Emmy nominations Game of Thrones has garnered (a record 32) heading into next month’s awards ceremony, one of them is a nod for “Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series” for the Miguel Sapochnik-helmed epis...
18:39, 08/14/2019

ING survey ironically finds Austrians are skeptical of Bitcoin Austria, the land of Schnitzels and strudels, has seen confidence in cryptocurrency wane over the past year. According to an online survey conducted by ING, Austrians are most skeptical of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with only 13 percent of th...
18:39, 08/14/2019

3D printing with moondust could be the key to setting up a colony on the moon 1The entire Apollo 11 mission to the moon took just eight days. If we ever want to build permanent bases on the moon, or perhaps even Mars or beyond, then future astronauts will have to spend many more days, months and maybe even years in space witho...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our first passenger rides and test drives on the Continent, the ST version of the fourth-generation Ford ...
18:39, 08/14/2019

The Joy of Six: football and the outside of the boot | Rob Smyth From Brazilian screamers to an extravagant shank via Peruvian insouciance, we celebrate one of football’s most difficult skillsNB: The point of the Joy of Six is not to rank things, only to enjoy them Continue reading......
18:39, 08/14/2019

Hurry up and make an example of Bryson DeChambeau over slow play If the focus on the world No 8 results in improvement on slow play then the criticism of the player will have been justifiedA hilarious scene played out on the penultimate day of this year’s Latin America Amateur Championship. While irked – and worri...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one washed out – as it didn't happen Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Geoff here or tweet him here 4.47pm BST Who does a washout benefit? Obviously there’s more chance of a draw, with a day lost to rain. I...
18:39, 08/14/2019

I have high testosterone, so what? says Caster Semenya – video The double olympic champion Caster Semenya's battle with the athletics authorities rolls on as she continues to fight an IAAF regulation that would make her take testosterone-lowering medication. The South African athlete will not be able to defend h...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Which of MLB's three superteams is the one to beat in October? The Astros, Dodgers and Yankees have separated themselves from the rest of MLB. Which is the best bet to win it all, and can anyone stop the superteam trio?...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Battersea Power Station: flat sales in £9bn project now running at £10m a month as developers say scheme is back on track At its launch in January 2013, three quarters of the new homes in the much-heralded first phase of Battersea Power Station's regeneration were snapped up off-plan....
19:00, 08/14/2019

Burner Apps and No Selfies When Reviewing Restaurants It’s harder to remain incognito in the digital age, says Tejal Rao, our first California restaurant critic. She prefers dining tech that’s understated, too....
19:00, 08/14/2019

Drug-resistant superbug 'highly adapted' to spread in hospitals, contaminate food, study finds A bacterium that can inflame the colon and cause “debilitating” diarrhea is evolving into two separate species, one of which could target — and could contaminate — hospital food, posing a risk to those whose immune systems may already be compromised,...
19:00, 08/14/2019

WeWork files for IPO amid investor skepticism over deep losses Office rental company filed for initial public offering, publishing statements showing loss of almost $700m in the first half of 2019WeWork, a company that has shaken up the sleepy world of office rentals by adding a hipster aesthetic and beer taps t...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Australia 'has to answer to the Pacific’ over climate change, Jacinda Ardern says - video Jacinda Ardern has declared that ‘Australia has to answer to the Pacific’ on climate change, saying that New Zealand is doing what it can to limit global emissions and expects other nations to do the same. Pacific leaders have this week been urging A...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong: airport protests descend into violence – video report Mass protests at Hong Kong's international airport descended into chaos as riot police used pepper spray and batons in an attempt to disperse the thousands of demonstrators who had grounded flights for a second consecutive day. Hong Kong riot police ...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Plastic is 'raining' on the Rocky Mountains, study says Plastic pollution has become an issue for the entire planet, affecting the global economy, marine life and posing health risks for us and our children. But a new study notes that plastic is actually "raining" down on the Rocky Mountains, having made ...
19:26, 08/14/2019

Trump Immigration Plan Offers a Ticket to the American Dream. The Poor Need Not Apply. The Trump administration’s new means-testing rule is an attempt to change the profile of the American immigrant. No more is the U.S. a place that welcomes the poor....
19:26, 08/14/2019

His Only Relative Was Killed in the El Paso Massacre. He Has Invited the City to Her Funeral. Antonio Basco said he would welcome anyone at his wife’s funeral services this week. People who never knew her are buying flowers, and planning to attend....
19:26, 08/14/2019

Liverpool vs Chelsea LIVE, Uefa Super Cup 2019: Live stream, commentary, TV channel, lineups, score prediction Champions League winners Liverpool and Europa League holders Chelsea face off in Istanbul tonight with the Uefa Super Cup final an all-English affair for the first time....
19:26, 08/14/2019

Wolves vs Man Utd: Prediction, lineups, tickets, live stream, TV, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview Manchester United are looking to make it two wins from two as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer prepares his side for a tough away test against Wolves on Monday night....
19:26, 08/14/2019

Richard Linklater on why Where'd You Go, Bernadette is a coming of age story As the director of films like Boyhood, Richard Linklater is no stranger to the coming of age tale. Typically, though, a coming of age movie features a teen coming into their own as an adult, summarily figuring out their place in the big, bad world....
19:52, 08/14/2019

Jason Bolden and Adair Curtis are Styling Hollywood in the trailer for the new Netflix series Netflix is expanding its network of fashion gurus with a brand new series, Styling Hollywood. Professional stylist Jason Bolden and interior designer Adair Curtis are business partners who run JSN Studio, a joint lifestyle company that has served som...
19:52, 08/14/2019

Team USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises Colin Kaepernick's patriotism Legendary NBA head coach Gregg Popovich expressed his support for Colin Kaepernick at Team USA basketball practice when he was asked about divisiveness in the country and showing patriotism....
19:52, 08/14/2019

Footballer Emiliano Sala, Pilot "Exposed To Carbon Monoxide" Before Crash Footballer Emiliano Sala and the pilot flying his plane when it crashed were likely exposed to "potentially fatal" levels of carbon monoxide, investigators announced on Wednesday....
19:52, 08/14/2019

Jake Fromm aiming to lead Georgia to final step in national title quest after narrow misses Georgia has just missed out on winning a national title in the first two years with Jake Fromm at quarterback. He hopes to take the Bulldogs the last step.       ...
20:13, 08/14/2019

Saquon Barkley on support of Colin Kaepernick: I don't care if I lose fans Giants RB Saquon Barkley doesn't care one if he loses fans over his support of Colin Kaepernick, who hasn't played since Week 17 of 2016 season.       ...
20:13, 08/14/2019

Mexican president says predecessor not under investigation in graft case Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday that his predecessor, Enrique Pena Nieto, is not under investigation in a probe into suspected corruption that has ensnared one of Pena Nieto's former cabinet ministers....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters offer apologies, China doubles down after airport clash China said on Wednesday Hong Kong's protest movement had reached "near terrorism" and more street clashes followed ugly scenes the previous day when protesters set upon men they suspected of being government sympathizers....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Panama Canal to continue authorizing vessels coming from Venezuela The Panama Canal will continue authorizing vessels coming from Venezuela provided they stick to the rules and present the necessary paperwork, the waterway's chief said on Wednesday after a new round of U.S. sanctions on the South American country....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Rome court says migrant ship can enter Italy's waters, overriding Salvini An administrative court in Rome ruled on Wednesday that a Spanish rescue ship carrying around 150 migrants should be allowed to enter Italian territorial waters in defiance of a ban imposed by Interior Minister Matteo Salvini....
20:39, 08/14/2019

India accuses Pakistan of helping militants infiltrate Kashmir Indian security officials said on Wednesday a group of Pakistani militants backed by the military tried to infiltrate Indian-controlled Kashmir to foment violence, according to Reuters partner ANI....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Arizona baby falls ill after consuming flour disguised as baby formula: report Arizona law enforcement are investigating several cases of parents reportedly purchasing tampered packages of baby formula that had been emptied and filled with baking flour, a report said. Madeline Roque told Phoenix’s KPNX last month that her...
20:39, 08/14/2019

Teen apparently tweets from smart fridge after mom bans electronics A teenager who claims her mother took her electronics away seemingly resorted to what might be the last imaginable place to tweet from: a refrigerator. The plight of 15-year-old Twitter user “Dorothy” was noticed earlier this month after ...
20:39, 08/14/2019

‘Dogfishing’ is the latest strange dating app trend Sure, dating is “ruff” — but this is doggone wrong! Lonely hearts are deceiving love interests on dating apps by engaging in a practice known as “dogfishing” — when the person borrows someone else’s pooch for...
20:39, 08/14/2019

Pure as snow? Scientists say air carrying plastics to Arctic Scientists say tiny bits of plastic are being sucked into the atmosphere and carried thousands of miles to some of the remotest corners of the planet...
20:39, 08/14/2019

Emiliano Sala and pilot may have been overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning on plane, investigators reveal Emiliano Sala had been exposed to a "potentially fatal" level of carbon monoxide when his plane crashed over the Channel, investigators have revealed....
20:39, 08/14/2019

UK airport strike dates latest: How will passengers be affected at Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick? Families embarking on their holidays have been hit with a wave of uncertainty this summer, as a number of strikes have been announced at airports across the UK....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Nora Quoirin's devastated family say their 'hearts are broken' as they hope post-mortem will reveal how 15-year-old died in jungle The devastated family of Nora Quoirin hope a post-mortem will provide answers on how the teen died following the discovery of her body in Malaysian jungle....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Astronaut performs first-ever DJ set from space ISS astronaut Luca Parmitano performs the first-ever electronic music set in space, with revellers dancing on a cruise boat in the Mediterranean.       ...
20:39, 08/14/2019

Report: Tsai to buy remainder of Nets franchise Joseph Tsai plans to buy the remainder of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov and become sole owner of the NBA franchise, the New York Post reported Wednesday....
20:39, 08/14/2019

W Series race winner Powell set to make IMSA debut in GTD class NSX W Series race winner Alice Powell will make her IMSA SportsCar Championship debut later this month at Virginia International Raceway with Meyer Shank Racing...
21:00, 08/14/2019

New Zealand Scientists Discover Fossilized Bones of Human-Sized ‘Monster Penguin’ (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — Scientists in New Zealand said Wednesday they’ve found fossilized bones from an extinct monster penguin that was about the size of an adult human and swam the oceans some 60 million years ago. They said the pre...
21:00, 08/14/2019

The Redskins are still refusing to budge in Trent Williams standoff Adrian Peterson said he doesn't know whether Williams will return, adding, “When you're missing the best player on the team, you're going to feel the effect of that.”...
21:00, 08/14/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Minnesota Vikings Some people are fans of the Minnesota Vikings. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Minnesota Vikings. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
21:00, 08/14/2019

"The NFL Said Dad Wasn't Sick": A CTE Sufferer's Daughter's Journey Through The NFL Concussion Settlement George Andrie, an original member of the Dallas Cowboys’ famed Doomsday Defense, had Stage 4 chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death last August at the age of 78, according to researchers at Boston University who posthumously examin...
21:00, 08/14/2019

Josh Bell's Bloop Single Short-Circuited The Entire Angels Defense It was all going just fine for the Angels. They had scored the opening four runs through the first two innings of their game on Tuesday against the Pirates, and, as far as anyone knew, their gloves and arms were all functioning properly, as they shou...
21:00, 08/14/2019

VW picks FCA, Kia veteran Saad Chehab to run U.S. marketing In the new role, he will be responsible for repositioning the VW brand away from its 2015 diesel emissions crisis and toward a future with at least four battery-electric vehicles in the U.S. beginning in 2020....
21:26, 08/14/2019

How the Invention of Spreadsheet Software Unleashed Wall Street on the World In 2010, a pair of researchers published a controversial economics paper. It was cited by UK politicians to justify austerity measures that sparked economic and employment crises, and anti-austerity protests—measures that the UN later called “punitiv...
21:26, 08/14/2019

The Genesis Mini Makes Up For Years Of Crappy Sega Clones Sega did mini consoles before mini consoles were cool. For well over a decade you’ve been able to buy plug-and-play Sega machines filled with Genesis classics. Of course, they all pretty much sucked, full of emulation problems and mediocre games. But...
21:26, 08/14/2019

So How Much Is WeWork Spending on Kombucha Taps as it Hemorrhages Billions? WeWork, the coworking space startup, just filed paperwork detailing its financials with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering and boy, oh boy, does it throw away a lot of money. Read more......
21:26, 08/14/2019

North Carolina Tar Heels basketball player Leah Church goes viral for incredible trick shot North Carolina Tar Heels women’s basketball guard Leah Church shot 38 percent from the three-point line during her sophomore season and apparently is taking her shooting ability to the next level....
21:26, 08/14/2019

Macy's CEO Jeff Gennette: Shoppers have 'no appetite' for price increases from looming tariffs "We are working with our sourcing and tariff partners to mitigate the risk between vendors and our margins," CEO Jeff Gennette told CNBC in an interview Wednesday morning....
21:26, 08/14/2019

QB K.J. Costello's return provides optimism for Stanford The decision to remain in college one more season and delay entry into the NFL draft was an easy one for quarterback K.J. Costello       ...
21:52, 08/14/2019

Disney and Charter reach multiyear carriage agreement Charter has agreed to a multiyear carriage agreement with Disney, avoiding a blackout of networks including ABC and ESPN. Charter will carry the ACC Network and will make ESPN+ available to Charter customers as a new network as part of the deal, sour...
21:52, 08/14/2019

British PM Johnson says opponents of Brexit are 'collaborating' with EU Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday that some British lawmakers who thought they could bloc Brexit were engaging in a "terrible" collaboration with the EU....
22:13, 08/14/2019

Chelsea kit blunder sees new midfielder 'Jorghino' start Super Cup vs Liverpool Frank Lampard had a few selection dilemmas in Wednesday night's Uefa Super Cup final against Liverpool, but few Chelsea fans expected him to start a completely new midfielder. Well, sort of....
22:13, 08/14/2019

Tragic Footballer Emiliano Sala And Pilot "Exposed To Carbon Monoxide" Toxicology tests on Emiliano Sala showed a carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) saturation level of 58 percent, Britain's Air Accidents Investigation Branch explained on Wednesday....
22:39, 08/14/2019

Medical abortions can be safely supervised via telemedicine: study (Reuters Health) - Terminating a pregnancy with medication under virtual supervision from a clinician is just as effective and safe as doing so at a medical facility, a study across four U.S states suggests....
22:39, 08/14/2019

FedEx Cup playoffs: McIlroy, Scott great picks for BMW Championship Medinah No. 3 is a 7,657-yard, par-72 beast of a golf course just outside of Chicago that has hosted five major championships and a Ryder Cup in its storied history. This week, Medinah plays host to the BMW Championship and a FedEx Cup field that has...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Kristaps Porzingis boasting jacked arms ahead of NBA return Watch out, Knicks. Kristaps Porzingis is coming. The former Knicks star, who missed the entire 2018-19 NBA season recovering from a torn ACL and was traded to the Mavericks before the deadline, posted a photo on Instagram Wednesday of him looking jac...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Pitching is Cubs’ biggest culprit in road woes It’s been one of the enduring mysteries of the 2019 baseball season. Why have the Chicago Cubs been so bad on the road? There’s a chance for bettors to ponder that conundrum Wednesday night, when the Cubs visit the Philadelphia Phillies in a national...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Mason raises $25 million to expedite enterprise hardware development Mason, a startup developing a platform that expedites enterprise mobile hardware time to market, raised $25 million in series A funding led by Coatue.Read More...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Tencent’s PC gaming business was down 9% in Q2 Tencent reported its quarterly earnings, and its PC games deivision is generating less money than last year. But that sluggishiness could wear off.Read More...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Humans are listening to some of your Skype calls and Cortana interactions Some of our worst assumptions about smart speakers, digital assistants and internet phone services are coming true, as Microsoft has admitted that both Microsoft employees and contractors may listen to your Skype calls and voice interactions with its...
23:52, 08/14/2019

Millennial workers more likely to use unsecured collaboration apps Collaborating at work has never been easier thanks to the slew of collaboration tools that have become commonplace in organizations worldwide but new research has revealed that millennials are 1.5-times more likely to use unapproved apps when doing s...
23:52, 08/14/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s last words to lawyer before his jailhouse death Jeffrey Epstein was confident he could fight the child sex-trafficking charges against him and was in “great spirits” just hours before his jailhouse death on Saturday morning — even telling one of his lawyers, “I’ll see...
23:52, 08/14/2019

Video shows NYPD cop being pelted with Chinese food during wild Bronx melee An unruly crowd in the Bronx fought with police and tossed a tin of Chinese food at a plainclothes cop while officers tried to make an arrest on Saturday, a new video shows. The footage, posted to social media and shared with The Post, shows at least...
23:52, 08/14/2019

Source: Lue near deal to join Clippers' staff Former Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is close to a deal to reunite with Doc Rivers as a top assistant on the Clippers' staff, a source confirmed to ESPN....
00:13, 08/15/2019

Senate Democrats ask Trump to shift wall money to gun measures Two senior Senate Democrats on Wednesday asked President Donald Trump to withdraw his $5 billion request for border wall funding and use the money on initiatives to combat gun violence in the aftermath of back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio...
00:13, 08/15/2019

U.S.-British trade pact won't pass Congress if Good Friday deal harmed: Pelosi There is no chance the U.S. Congress would approve a planned U.S.-British trade deal if Britain's exit from the European Union undermines the landmark 1998 Good Friday peace agreement for Northern Ireland, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelos...
00:13, 08/15/2019

Mystery of Ghislaine Maxwell's whereabouts deepens as Epstein accusers eye his alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell in the past was photographed with Jeffrey Epstein socializing with President Donald Trump, and attending the wedding of Chelsea Clinton, whose father, President Bill Clinton, like Trump had been friends with Epstein....
00:39, 08/15/2019

Hack in the box: Hacking into companies with “warshipping” Enlarge / The "warshipping" rig, exposed, with solar recharging panel. (credit: Sean Gallagher) LAS VEGAS—Penetration testers have long gone to great lengths to demonstrate the potential chinks in their clients' networks before less friendly attack...
00:39, 08/15/2019

Liverpool's Adrian: Super Cup caps a crazy week "Liverpool reserve goalkeeper, Adrian was left to reflect on a whirlwind few weeks after his penalty shoot-out heroics saw Jurgen Klopp\u0027s men defeat Chelsea to lift the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul."...
01:52, 08/15/2019

Van Dijk ‘honoured’ to be on Ballon d’Or shortlist "Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk says he would be delighted to win the Ballon d’Or but insisted the team’s aims were his main focus ahead of the Super Cup final with Chelsea."...
01:52, 08/15/2019

Just When We Thought Marsai Martin Couldn’t Be More Adorable, We Discover She’s Janelle Monáe’s Cousin It’s no secret that talent and good looks tend to run in families, but here’s a genetic connection that we were particularly tickled to learn, thanks to InStyle magazine. They’re both phenoms in Hollywood, and as it turns out, InStyle’s August 2019 c...
01:52, 08/15/2019

Cramer: Retail is getting hammered, but it's an opportunity to buy Revolve Revolve Group is "part of the reason why Macy's is getting obliterated ... disrupting what's left of the department stores, and it is working," Jim Cramer says....
01:52, 08/15/2019

Novartis fires brother scientists alleged to be involved in data manipulation Brian Kaspar and Allan Kaspar "have not been involved in any operations at AveXis since early May 2019 and are no longer with the company," Novartis said....
01:52, 08/15/2019

Best beaches to visit on a cruise Islands and coasts around the world offer clear waters and clean sands. Check out the 12 best beaches to visit on a cruise, according to Cruise Critic.       ...
01:52, 08/15/2019

French prosecutors 'open kidnapping probe into Nora Quoirin disappearance' French prosecutors have reportedly opened an investigation for kidnapping after the disappearance of 15-year-old Nora Quoirin, whose body was found on Tuesday in a Malaysian jungle....
02:39, 08/15/2019

Is the Uber of babysitting safe? Need a baby sitter? There’s an app for that. Uber-esque baby-sitting services, including the popular Bambino and UrbanSitter, are gaining traction among harried local parents, who love that they can hail child care as easily as a car. Of course, when...
02:39, 08/15/2019

The absurd ‘pumpkin spice’ craze is officially dead thanks to Spam It’s a balmy 80 degrees in New York City today, but the pumpkin spice latte is here — and it’s dead on arrival. Yes, it’s Aug. 14. Yes, sidewalks are still glistening with midsummer garbage vapors. Fall is more than a month away, but its emblematic f...
02:39, 08/15/2019

Arctic Ocean could have no ice in September if global temps rise, study warns A shocking new study says that sea ice in the Arctic could completely disappear through September each summer if average global temperatures increase by as little as 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) and climate conditions continue to worsen...
02:39, 08/15/2019

US housing debt surges to $9.4T, topping record high from 2008 Residential mortgage debt in the U.S. reached a new high in the three months through June, topping a previous record during the height of the financial crisis....
03:00, 08/15/2019

Woman accused of Capital One hack had stolen data from 30 companies, authorities say Enlarge / Paige Thompson, 33, a former Seattle technology company software engineer, was arrested after she boasted about a massive data theft from Capital One on GitHub. She is now accused of 30 other data thefts. (credit: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty ...
03:00, 08/15/2019

N.Y. Child Victims Act opens up hundreds of lawsuits Hundreds of New Yorkers filed lawsuits Wednesday as a new window opened for them to file child sex abuse claims previously barred by statute of limitations....
03:00, 08/15/2019

LA Opera investigates Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct report The Los Angeles Opera said it has opened an investigation into opera legend Placido Domingo, following a news report that detailed accusations of sexual abuse from nine women....
03:00, 08/15/2019

Plastic bags are killing horses, cows in Texas Municipalities across the country have enacted regulations to curtail the use of plastic bags, which can suffocate and cause fatal digestion blockages in livestock and wild animals. But not in Texas....
03:00, 08/15/2019

Misfit’s Vapor X smartwatch is now available for $200 Misfit has launched its newest smartwatch as a follow-up to the Vapor 2, which packed in all the features you’d expect, like built-in GPS as well as a heart-rate sensor, but didn’t rely on the best processor. The brand’s new Vapor X...
03:00, 08/15/2019

Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win the Uefa Super Cup 2019 – as it happened Adrian saved Tammy Abraham’s spot-kick to ensure that Liverpool picked up another European trophy in Istanbul 11.13pm BST Here’s Daniel Taylor’s match report. Related: Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save 10.59pm ...
03:26, 08/15/2019

Pacific Island leaders start talks on climate targets Pacific Islands leaders began negotiations over climate change and other policies at an annual summit on Thursday, talks that will test Australia's relationship with the region as it refuses to embrace tougher emission reduction targets....
03:26, 08/15/2019

Captive breeding employed to rescue Chile's national animal, a shy deer Scientists seeking to increase the dwindling population of Chile's national animal, the shy Huemul deer, have released their first captive-bred pair into the wild in a pivotal step in the drive to save the endangered species from extinction....
03:26, 08/15/2019

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

Ask The Salty Waitress: Customers keep stealing our salt and pepper shakers Dear Salty, My wife and I own a breakfast and lunch restaurant, and we’re blessed that it does a steady business of tourists and regulars. We’ve been fortunate, our customers and staff are generally all great and our regulars are like family. But we ...
03:52, 08/15/2019

How to Help Teachers Get Classroom Supplies Before the New School Year It’s back-to-school shopping season, and not just for parents. A whopping 98 percent of teachers are responsible for purchasing their own classroom supplies without being reimbursed, the New York Times reported. And it’s no small sum: Teachers who ha...
03:52, 08/15/2019

Archaeologists discovered an invaluable cache of ritual artifacts at Pompeii Enlarge / All these items were contained within a wooden box unearthed at the Archaeological Park of Pompeii. (credit: Cesare Abbate (ANSA)) Crystals, amber, amethyst, phallic amulets, glass beads, figurines, and a miniature human skull were among ...
03:52, 08/15/2019

Investigators: Sala poisoned by carbon monoxide before plane crash Soccer star Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson suffered dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before the private plane they were in crashed in the English Channel in January....
03:52, 08/15/2019

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

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

Michigan trolls rival Ohio State over its effort to trademark the word 'THE' The University of Michigan had a great response to the story that The Ohio State University is seeking to trademark the word "the."       ...
04:39, 08/15/2019

Giants’ Golden Tate sounds off amid substance suspension Golden Tate took responsibility for taking a banned substance — but blamed a fertility doctor for prescribing it. A day after the NFL denied his appeal of his four-game suspension, the Giants receiver said the doctor misled him. Tate, who is trying t...
04:39, 08/15/2019

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

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

Carmelo Anthony playing pick-up with Nets players is just that Former Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has reportedly been working out with a host of Nets players in Los Angeles. But sources tell The Post that’s all it is, pick-up games with friends, and not a sign that Anthony is Brooklyn-bound. Anthony, who is a fr...
04:39, 08/15/2019

A$AP Rocky says he's 'disappointed' at assault conviction over role in Stockholm street brawl Rapper A$AP Rocky said Wednesday that he was "disappointed by today's verdict" after a judge in Sweden found him guilty of assault in connection with a June brawl in Stockholm....
04:39, 08/15/2019

Is US Corn Belt Losing Hold Over Crop Prices? Flooding damaged some of the crop but did not ruin the entire US harvest, with rising grain output outside America playing a bigger role in setting prices....
04:39, 08/15/2019

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

New Mexico man force-fed cat meth, battered girlfriend, police say A New Mexico man arrested in June for beating his girlfriend and harming his pets had charges against him upgraded after his cat tested positive for meth, authorities said Tuesday....
05:00, 08/15/2019

A$AP Rocky breaks silence after guilty verdict in Sweden assault case: I'm 'disappointed' A Swedish court ruled Wednesday that American rapper A$AP Rocky is guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

TV's Top Leading Man 2019: Vote in the Top 32 Ahoy mateys! It's time to vote in the second round of TV's Top Leading Man, where the top 32 contenders face off tournament-style in a quest to make it to the next round.......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Celebrates Her Stretch Marks in Swimsuit Photo: Relive Her Most Candid Moments Kourtney Kardashian is wearing her stretch marks like a badge of honor. A photo of the 40-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and mother of three posing in a swimsuit on a yacht......
05:26, 08/15/2019

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

Yolanda Hadid Dating CEO Joseph Jingoli: All the Details on Their 3-Month Romance New couple alert! Yolanda Hadid is dating Joseph Jingoli, E! News has learned. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum and her investor beau were spotted holding each other close in New......
05:26, 08/15/2019

Halle Berry joins the 'No Bra Club' on her 53rd birthday with a sexy picture Halle Berry rang in her 53rd birthday Wednesday with a sexy picture of herself dancing in a wet, white shirt that appropriately reads, "No Bra Club."        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

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

'Chrisley Knows Best' star Todd Chrisley pleads not guilty, says ex-employee framed him "Chrisely Knows Best" star Todd Chrisley says a former employee is to blame for "tax evasion and bank fraud" claims before a federal indictment.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

Tucker Carlson's sudden vacation sounds fishy to Trevor Noah When Tucker Carlson announced a fishing trip with his son in the midst of backlash for his comments on white supremacy, Trevor Noah wasn't having it.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

Trevor Noah lectures Chris Cuomo after journalist apologizes for NSFW 'Fredo' rant Trevor Noah weighed in on the Chris Cuomo controversy after the journalist was caught threatening a heckler on video.        ...
05:53, 08/15/2019

'Sunnyside' and 'Bob ❤ Abishola' highlight immigrant experiences with humor and heart In the new NBC series "Sunnyside," Kal Penn plays a washed-up New York City politician who begins to tutor US immigrants on how to pass their citizenship test....
05:53, 08/15/2019

'It's like a war zone': Philadelphia police locked in 'volatile' standoff with at least one gunman; 6 officers shot Several Philadelphia police officers have been injured in an active shooter situation, Sgt. Eric Gripp tweeted Wednesday afternoon.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

Plastic trash discovered in 'pristine' Arctic snow We've polluted the deepest oceans with plastic trash, now it's the Arctic's turn: Blown by the wind, 'microplastics' have been discovered there.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

Measles outbreak: As students head back to school, US and world officials warn about risks As students head back to school, physicians and public health officials are continuing their pleas for parents to vaccinate their children.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

It's so hot that teachers are pleading for fan donations in Baltimore. The district is against it Baltimore's teacher union is calling for fans to be donated to schools amid heatwave, but the district says electrical infrastructure can't handle it.        ...
06:13, 08/15/2019

Alleged Christchurch mosque gunman sends letter from prison cell New Zealand's prison authority has acknowledged it made a mistake in allowing the alleged Christchurch mosque attacker to send a letter, which later surfaced on 4chan, an online message board known for hosting the views of white supremacists....
06:39, 08/15/2019

4 Your Health: Reducing impulsive behavior in children Many patients are not being honest with their doctor. Researchers studied the survey responses from over 4,500 people. Roughly half said they did not tell their doctor if they were experiencing life-threatening issues. This included being a sexual as...
06:39, 08/15/2019

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

Arizona mother arrested after baby allegedly left in car for 18 minutes CHANDLER, Ariz. (KPNX) — Chandler police arrested a mother for allegedly leaving her baby in the car while she shopped at Target. The baby is expected to recover after being left inside the car for 18 minutes, police say. Holli Broadbent Platt is acc...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Union Pacific: 12 train cars derailed in central Tucson Tuesday TUCSON – A train derailment that occurred early Tuesday in central Tucson has prompted an investigation, Union Pacific officials say. According to officials, about 12 cars derailed at around 2 a.m. Tuesday at the Union Pacific’s rail yard...
06:39, 08/15/2019

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

NBA notebook: Warriors' Green dismisses doubters Forward Draymond Green, who recently agreed to a $100 million contract extension to stay with the Golden State Warriors, took exception Wednesday to anyone who thinks the former world champions will struggle to compete in 2019-20....
07:00, 08/15/2019

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

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

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

Italy: New Genoa bridge to be built by April PM Giuseppe Conte pledged a new bridge symbolizing "rebirth" would be completed by April. Forty-three people died when the Morandi bridge collapsed last year....
07:26, 08/15/2019

Hellenistic Elite Found Buried on a Bronze Bed with Gold in Her Mouth Ancient tombs are fascinating finds, especially when they’re intact. They can provide us with clues on how a person died, social status, burial styles, and funerary rites.  ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Identity of 1000-Year-Old Warrior Corrupted by Nazi and Soviet Spin Doctors Facts are finally dislodging almost 100 years of lies and misinterpretations pertaining to a mysterious 1000-year-old warrior’s skeleton unearthed at Prague Castle in Czechoslovakia. ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

Wild Men of the Ancient World: Legends Across the Globe Tell of a Humanoid Beast – Are They Real? Man-like beasts appear in myths and legends of cultures around the globe. The best known ‘wild man’ phenomena of today is the Sasquatch or Big Foot of North America ...
07:26, 08/15/2019

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

Fantasy football all-bust team: Carolina Panthers' passing game likely to disappoint Cam Newton's offseason shoulder surgery leaves fantasy owners with too many questions for 2019. Don't let the Panthers offense ruin your season.       ...
07:52, 08/15/2019

This just-released meat thermometer is on sale for today only Thermoworks is having a sale on the newly released Thermapen IR, which is both a probe and laser thermometer all in one.       ...
09:00, 08/15/2019

India’s PM uses Independence Day to defend Kashmir changes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says that stripping the disputed Kashmir region of its statehood and special constitutional provisions has helped unify the country...
09:26, 08/15/2019

Apple’s 2019 flagships could be the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max Apple’s iPhone names have been a little weird lately. First, the company skipped the iPhone 9 altogether, simultaneously releasing the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. Then there was the iPhone XS, which tempted people to call it the iPhone ‘excess.’ And no on...
09:26, 08/15/2019

Oil tumbles 3.3% on weak global economic data, US crude build Oil prices sank roughly 4% on Wednesday after disappointing economic data from China and Europe revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for the second week in a row....
09:26, 08/15/2019

Oil soars 4% on easing US-China trade tensions Oil prices rose almost 5% on Tuesday after the United States said it would delay imposing a 10% tariff on certain Chinese products, easing concerns over a global trade war that has pummeled the market in recent months....
09:26, 08/15/2019

Kamala Harris slammed for 'politicizing' Philadelphia standoff Sen. Kamala Harris faced criticism Wednesday for promoting her campaign's gun control plan during an appearance on CNN that coincided with breaking news about the police standoff in Philadelphia in which six officers were shot....
09:52, 08/15/2019

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

The Hong Kong Protests, Explained The Hong Kong protests arose out of a seemingly-innocuous bill, exposing longstanding tensions between residents of the quasi-independent city and Beijing....
09:52, 08/15/2019

Epstein accuser sues estate as officials investigate his apparent suicide The fight over Epstein’s estate has begun taking shape, with a woman filing a lawsuit Wednesday claiming he raped her when she was a teenager in 2002....
10:39, 08/15/2019

World leaders call for calm, talks as Hong Kong braces for more protests Police and protesters faced off again on the streets of the financial hub overnight, with riot officers quickly firing tear gas as their response to demonstrators hardens....
10:39, 08/15/2019

Trump implies trade deal with China can wait for Hong Kong resolution Trump has previously said little about the protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city, except to make it clear he believes that Hong Kong and China need to "deal with that themselves.''...
10:39, 08/15/2019

Baby Jupiter was smacked by a planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our solar system. It’s huge, and it’s mostly made of gas, making it difficult for scientists to k...
11:00, 08/15/2019

‘Kashmir is like an open jail’: Activists describe life under lockdown A team of activists and scholars released a report that paints a bleak picture of Indian-administered state of Kashmir.        ...
11:26, 08/15/2019

Ten dramatic images from the Hong Kong airport protests and clashes with police Protests at Hong Kong International Airport escalated for a second day, causing flights to be canceled at one of the busiest airports in the world.        ...
11:26, 08/15/2019

Violence erupts at Hong Kong airport as riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters Violence erupted as riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday night.        ...
11:26, 08/15/2019

Ex-Tottenham player Renee Hector 'sank into depression' and was bedridden from online abuse after racism case Former Tottenham defender Renee Hector has revealed her battle with depression after suffering racial abuse from another player during a match in January, and has called on The FA to further increase the punishment for those found guilty....
11:26, 08/15/2019

Upstate New York Uber driver surprises fast-food worker with dress and gift card A generous Uber driver in upstate New York helped a fast-food employee who had been a passenger in her car, after learning she was waiting until Christmas to buy new clothes....
11:26, 08/15/2019

Skunk Anansie's Skin: 'I was irritated when Beyoncé said she was first' She blazed a trail for black headliners at Glastonbury – as Stormzy acknowledged. The singer talks about making a stand – and the time Americans prayed for her deliverance‘They called my girlfriend a white supremacist,” says Skin indignantly, over th...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Beijing’s game plan for crushing the Hong Kong protests is now clear | Sebastian Veg Manipulation of public opinion and pressure on the region’s businesses, universities and judiciary are part of the strategyAs protests in Hong Kong against a controversial extradition law enter their third month, the prospect of any resolution to the...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Alex Morgan says pay-to-play is hurting soccer in the US. Is she right? The USA striker thinks the model for young players in America is broken. But figures such as MLS commissioner Don Garber disagreeDon Garber was utterly convinced Alex Morgan was wrong. While basking in the glory of another World Cup triumph, the US s...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Phillip Hammond, the Treasury and the risk of a no-deal Brexit - podcast Poppy Trowbridge on her work as a special adviser in Hammond’s Treasury as it tried to plan for Brexit and avoid crashing out with no deal. Plus, Carey Gillam on how the biotech company Monsanto tried to destroy her reputationParliament is gearing up...
11:52, 08/15/2019

Why it’s time to stop worrying about the decline of the English language People often complain that English is deteriorating under the influence of new technology, adolescent fads and loose grammar. Why does this nonsensical belief persist? By David ShariatmadariThe 21st century seems to present us with an ever-lengthenin...
11:52, 08/15/2019

'We Have Finished the Book in Season 2,' Says Sacred Games Writer Sacred Games writer Varun Grover on finishing the book in season 2, making changes, and trying to be more philosophical. Directors Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan reflect on the direction of Sacred......
12:13, 08/15/2019

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

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

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

| Black vests: Who are the gilets noirs and what do they want? Following on from the success of France's gilets jaunes - or yellow vests movement, a new protest group aimed at seeking justice for undocumented migrants is emerging....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Bronx NYCHA complex has been depending on generators for a month While City Hall demands answers from Con Edison following the summer’s blackouts, residents of a Bronx public housing complex have spent the last month depending on generators to keep their lights on. Officials at the city’s embattled Hou...
12:39, 08/15/2019

City Council passes reforms after cops grab baby from mom at benefits center Responding to a disturbing December scuffle where a mother had her baby ripped from her arms by cops at a Brooklyn benefits center, the City Council passed a legislative package Wednesday aimed at improving poor New Yorkers’ experiences at publ...
12:39, 08/15/2019

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

Jeremy Corbyn unveils plan to stop no-deal Brexit In a bid to thwart a no-deal Brexit, the opposition Labour Party plans to call a no-confidence vote against Boris Johnson's government. With Corbyn as an interim leader, Labour said it would hold a new Brexit referendum....
12:39, 08/15/2019

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

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

Drillisch, United Internet, trim guidance as 5G challenge looms German telecoms firm 1&1 Drillisch and its parent company United Internet slightly trimmed their profit guidance on Wednesday to account for regulatory effects and the initial costs of a planned 5G network....
12:39, 08/15/2019

Valuing corporations over workers has led to America’s income inequality problem Something urgent needs to be done to give America’s workers more say in our politics so that their voices are not dwarfed by billionaires, writes Steve GreenhouseCongress hasn’t raised the minimum wage in a decade, the longest stretch without such an...
13:00, 08/15/2019

This Is the Holy Grail of Weighted Blankets We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
13:00, 08/15/2019

Sealife encounters around the world: readers’ travel tips Colourful rockpools, the sight of orcas hunting under the aurora borealis and huge skies full of sea birds have left our tipsters in awe at the wonders of the marine worldThis May, my boyfriend and I took a boat trip to the Farne Islands, off the coa...
13:26, 08/15/2019

BP Chargemaster activates first 150kW ultra-fast EV chargers BP forecourts will get 400 Ultracharge 150 units by 2021, each giving 100 miles of range in 10 minutes BP Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric car charge point provider, has switched on the first of its new Ultracharge 150kW EV chargers at a Lond...
13:26, 08/15/2019

Toyota tests plug-in hybrid RAV4 SUV in new images Prototypes of a RAV4 with a charging port have been seen for the first time, with 2020 debut likely Toyota has been seen testing what appears to be a plug-in hybrid variant of the RAV4 SUV on European roads. At first glance, the prototype doesn't se...
13:26, 08/15/2019

UCF again heads list of Group of Five standouts Central Florida again shapes up as the nation's top Group of Five program heading into the season. Just not by nearly as wide a margin as the last couple of years....
13:52, 08/15/2019

Jeter noncommittal on Mattingly's future as manager  His club seemingly headed to a second consecutive last-place finish in the NL East, Miami Marlins CEO Derek Jeter isn't ready to disclose whether manager Don Mattingly will return next season....
13:52, 08/15/2019

Many Democrats Love Elizabeth Warren. They Also Worry About Her. Even as she demonstrates why she is a leading presidential candidate, Ms. Warren is facing persistent questions and doubts about whether she would be able to defeat President Trump....
13:52, 08/15/2019

Del LaGrace Volcano’s best photograph: my blue mascara masculinity ‘I was born with an intersex variation. For years I hid it. Then I went to Italy and let my beard grow. It was intensely liberating’I took this shot in 1995 in my home studio in Highbury Hill, London. At that point, I was in a liminal state with my g...
14:13, 08/15/2019

What is happening in Kashmir? The best books to help understand With Kashmir under lockdown, Preti Taneja chooses books that explore the history of the most militarised region in the worldSeventy years after partition, the annexation of Kashmir by India is the endgame of Devraj, the Hindu nationalist businessman ...
14:13, 08/15/2019

All bands on deck: aboard the Belle and Sebastian Med and music cruise Tempted by dolphins, flamingos, golden twilights and great bands, 2,000 fans signed up for the Boaty Weekender, some even coming from New Zealand. We join them in the hot-tub‘Dolphins!” yells Stuart Murdoch, springing across the top deck of the Norwe...
14:13, 08/15/2019

|Prescribedassetrequirementsandwhatitcouldmeanforyourhard-earnedpensionfund The total value of pension funds in SA is over R4 trillion and a new government policy around prescribed assets could unlock this pot of gold for the government to use for investments....
14:13, 08/15/2019

|USCEOsearn278timesmorethantheirworkers:study The top executives at large US companies are paid 278 times more than their company's workers and the gap continues to widen, according to a study published Wednesday....
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|These7companieshavebeenpeggedasSA'snextheavyhitters Seven majority black-owned small businesses have been selected as winners of the CEO Circle Entrepreneurs Award for being deemed a high-potential business "with the ability to grow into a significant company of R500m-plus in value"....
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|NamibiafollowsSouthAfricaratecuttoboostshrinkingeconomy Namibia’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in two years as it seeks to boost the economy and maintain its currency’s peg to the South African rand....
14:13, 08/15/2019

Andy Murray one win away from meeting with Jamie Murray "Andy Murray and his doubles partner Feliciano Lopez could play the Scot\u0027s brother Jamie in the quarter-finals at Cincinnati - if they win one more match."...
14:39, 08/15/2019

'We have to do something': Philadelphia mayor calls for gun control after police standoff: What we know now A gunman is in custody after shooting six Philadelphia police officers in an hourslong standoff that ended early Thursday. Here's what we know now.        ...
14:39, 08/15/2019

Texas police are searching for a serial 'Wedding Crasher'. She poses as a guest ... and then steals gifts Law enforcement officers in Texas are searching for a woman who arrives uninvited at weddings and steals gifts.        ...
14:39, 08/15/2019

Phone Checks at Hong Kong’s Border Worry Travelers to Mainland China The searches are raising concerns that Beijing is trying to identify travelers sympathetic to the territory’s protest movement and further control what its people see about the unrest....
15:00, 08/15/2019

IS militant's pledge of allegiance interrupted by bird An apparent Islamic State jihadi's attempts to record a video in which he pledged allegiance to the terror group did not go according to plan - after he was repeatedly interrupted by a squawking bird....
15:26, 08/15/2019

QPR's support for race victims after U18s walk off pitch during friendly in Spain QPR will continue to support and monitor the welfare of their Under-18 players after they were alleged to have suffered racist abuse and walked off the pitch during a friendly in Spain....
15:26, 08/15/2019

Man stabbed near government offices in central London A man was stabbed near British government offices in central London on Thursday, police said, adding the incident was not thought to be terrorism-related....
15:27, 08/15/2019

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

Modi urges Indians to visit 15 domestic tourism sites, but practicality doubted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday came up with one idea to get India's stuttering economy humming again - get every Indian to visit 15 domestic tourist destinations over the next three years....
15:27, 08/15/2019

Zimbabwe rights groups say six activists abducted, beaten ahead of protests Six Zimbabwean political activists were abducted from their homes at night and beaten by armed men this week, ahead of planned street demonstrations by the main opposition party, a coalition of rights groups said on Thursday....
15:27, 08/15/2019

Italy's League risks 'looking stupid' over government crisis, says party official Italy's ruling League party could end up in opposition and risks looking stupid over its bid to bring down the coalition and trigger an early election, a senior League official said....
15:27, 08/15/2019

State agency targets Grubhub with proposal to cap fees In the latest attack on Grubhub’s businesses model, a New York state agency proposed a cap on how much third-party companies can earn helping restaurants with food orders. The New York State Liquor Authority says it wants to prevent third-party food ...
15:27, 08/15/2019

Trump promotes views of a criminologist who says there’s no evidence of a mass-shooting ‘epidemic’ A morning tweet linking to an interview with James Alan Fox comes as Trump has vowed to push Congress to pass legislation in response to massacres this month in Texas and Ohio....
15:27, 08/15/2019

The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism Long associated with European cities, the style has plenty of history in other parts of the world, too. In Brazil, it reached a surprising apotheosis....
15:52, 08/15/2019

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

Normal Is Good: Inside Ben Affleck's Whirlwind Year Devoted to Family, Work and Recovery It's been almost a year since an intervention staged by Jennifer Garner prompted Ben Affleck to return to rehab for the third time in his life. The actor and Oscar-winning filmmaker......
15:52, 08/15/2019

Mozambique peace-accord signing featured Civilization IV’s theme song Mozambique's major political factions played "Baba Yetu," the theme song from Civilization IV, while signing an agreement to end military hostilities.Read More...
16:13, 08/15/2019

A person is in custody in the shooting death of a 7-year-old St. Louis boy, police say A person is in custody in connection with the death of a 7-year-old boy who was fatally shot this week, St. Louis police Lt. Col. Rochelle Jones said Wednesday....
16:13, 08/15/2019

Antonio Basco's wife was killed in the El Paso massacre. He's welcoming anyone to her visitation Nearly two weeks after the El Paso massacre, Antonio Basco pushed a Walmart cart full of red and pink roses, gallons of water and a wooden cross to a memorial honoring his wife and the 21 others who were killed....
16:13, 08/15/2019

Bad economic news raises political risks for Trump President Donald Trump enjoyed a brief stock market bounce after deciding to delay his threatened tariffs on Chinese-made cell phones and toys, but Wednesday's very bad day for the US stock market underscored the grim economic reality facing the Pres...
16:13, 08/15/2019

Brown faces lawsuit over unpaid $38K chef's bill Raiders receiver Antonio Brown is facing a civil lawsuit that alleges he failed to pay a chef's bill of nearly $40,000 during Pro Bowl festivities in 2018....
16:13, 08/15/2019

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

Trump Presses Israel to Block Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib He said on Twitter while Israeli officials were deliberating the matter that “it would show great weakness if Israel allowed Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib to visit.”...
16:39, 08/15/2019

Microsoft Edge now has a realistic human voice Microsoft Edge can now read websites aloud to you using voices so natural, they could be mistaken for real people.The new voices are included in the latest Edge Insider builds, and we expect it to appear in the release version very soon. To give them...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro release date, news, price and leaks Update: After Google suspended Huawei's future access to Android Play Store and security updates, there are serious question marks over the future of Huawei and Honor phones. While Google and Huawei have promised to support phones currently on t...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Online spending helps UK retail sales grow unexpectedly in July British retail sales unexpectedly edged up in July, helped by the strongest growth in online spending in three years, as consumers continued to support the economy before the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline....
17:00, 08/15/2019

CHEAP: Crop recklessly with 42% off Sony’s 42-megapixel A7R III camera Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! When it comes to photography, I’m obsessed with framing and symmetry. I always strive to nail the composition straight from the camera, but it never hurts to have...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Huawei is delaying its Mate X foldable launch until November After a series of mishap and delays, it looks like foldable phones are finally making its way to consumers. Last month Samsung said the Galaxy Fold will launch in September. Now, TechRadar reports Huawei’s Mate X will hit the shelves in November. Dur...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues Getty Images / Spencer Platt European equities and US futures dropped on Thursday, fueled by rising fears of a German recession and worrisome developments across Hong Kong, Italy, and Argentina. Asian markets rallied earlier on renewed hopes for an...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Bruce Springsteen Holds the Key to Salvation for a British Teen in Blinded By the Light Bruce Springsteen has been a worldwide, stadium-filling superstar for so long now that it’s easy to forget that many of us first heard his music in far more intimate settings, spinning on a record player late at night or rushing through a set o...
17:52, 08/15/2019

'Nothing short of a miracle': Dramatic standoff with Philadelphia gunman ends with no loss of life Throughout a seven-hour gun battle that turned a Philadelphia neighborhood into a war zone, the goal was 'preservation of life.'        ...
17:52, 08/15/2019

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
17:52, 08/15/2019

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

Euro Papers: 'Super club' approach for Sancho confirmed by Dortmund "Borussia Dortmund have confirmed an approach has been made by a \u0027super club\u0027 for England star Jadon Sancho with Real Madrid, Manchester United and Manchester City all linked."...
18:13, 08/15/2019

Sol Campbell leaves Macclesfield after just eight months "Arsenal and England legend Sol Campbell has left his managerial role at Macclesfield Town after just eight months in charge of the League Two club."...
18:13, 08/15/2019

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

July 2019 officially Earth’s hottest month on record By Elisha Fieldstadt It wasn’t your imagination, July was in fact the hottest ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday announced that July 2019 was Earth’s hottest month on record, with global temperatures ave...
18:39, 08/15/2019

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

U.K. Lawmaker Rejects Jeremy Corbyn’s Call to Lead Caretaker Government Mr. Corbyn made the proposal with the aim of stopping a no-deal Brexit, but the leader of the Liberal Democrat Party said he could not be Britain’s leader because he would not command a majority in the House of Commons....
18:39, 08/15/2019

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

Outlander's Caitriona Balfe Marries Tony McGill in England The Sassenach is a married woman! Outlander star Caitriona Balfe wed beau and Irish music producer Tony McGill at St. Mary's Church in Bruton, Somerset, in England this past Saturday,......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Daphne Oz Gives Birth to Baby No. 4 It's finally time to meet Daphne Oz's bundle of joy! The MasterChef Junior judge and husband John Jovanovic welcomed their fourth child together, a daughter named Giovanna Ines......
18:39, 08/15/2019

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Hong Kong: Protesters cannot be allowed to drag territory into dangerous abyss, says China's UK ambassador China's ambassador to the UK has said protesters in Hong Kong cannot be allowed to drag the territory into a "dangerous abyss" amid continued clashes with police....
19:00, 08/15/2019

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

23 injured as Russian plane crash lands in field after hitting flock of birds A passenger jet made an emergency landing in a field outside of one of Moscow's airports after colliding with a flock of birds, Russian officials said....
19:00, 08/15/2019

The Londoner: Spads in a spin as leave is cancelled ​In today's The Londoner: Spads in a spin as leave is cancelled | Grace Campbell calms down father Alistair | End of the line for St Pancras ash? | Euston chaos no problem as Beverley is alright on the night for the first night of the Bloomsbury Stre...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Andrew and Fergie: is a conscious recoupling of convenience on the cards? The Duchess of York’s Instagram is abuzz with her exploits, but despite the lurid rumours dogging Andrew, it’s still Meghan getting most of the royal flakAre Prince Andrew and Duchess Fergie consciously recoupling? The question arises after a timely ...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Tell us: how have you reused your wedding dress? We want to hear if you opted for a non-traditional dress, or if you’ve repurposed it so you could wear it againWorn for the big day, gone tomorrow – for many people a wedding dress will be the single most expensive item of clothing they ever buy. It ...
19:00, 08/15/2019

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

India independence day celebration takes place under strict security in Kashmir Drones and helicopters fly above heavily fortified cricket stadium as Indian flag unfurledA ceremony in Kashmir to mark India’s independence day had been held under strict security inside a heavily fortified cricket stadium while residents remained u...
19:26, 08/15/2019

Stephanie Frappart makes history during European Super Cup Stephanie Frappart on Wednesday became the first female referee to officiate a major European men’s soccer final when Liverpool took on Chelsea in the European Super Cup....
19:26, 08/15/2019

Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith Edition Bids Farewell With Just 50 Units To Be Produced Legendary British auto marque Rolls-Royce has pulled the wraps off the super exclusive Ghost Zenith Edition. The new collector's edition of the Rolls-Royce Ghost is restricted to just 50 examples and......
20:13, 08/15/2019