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Panarin? Shattenkirk? Rangers’ makeover can come in many forms The Rangers could still look very different in another 10 days. But if they don’t, then general manager Jeff Gorton is just fine with the heavy lifting he has already done. “I don’t feel like we need to do anything, to be honest with you,” Gorton sai...
05:39, 06/24/2019

Mexico Detains More Migrants as Crackdown Steps Up ARRIAGA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities reinforced efforts over the weekend to deter Central Americans and others from crossing Mexico to reach the United States, detaining migrants in the south and stationing National Guardsmen along the Rio Grande...
05:52, 06/24/2019

Mets apologize after confrontation with reporter Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs....
06:00, 06/24/2019

Carrie Underwood shares video showing son crying at his father’s singing, and delighting in hers Carrie Underwood posted an endearing video on Instagram on Sunday that showed her 5-month-old son Jacob hysterical crying when his father Mike Fisher tried his best to sing Vince Gill’s “I Still Believe in You."...
06:13, 06/24/2019

Two dead in Long Island car crash Two people died in a car crash on Long Island early Sunday, police said. The pair, in a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta, collided with the rear of a 2007 Toyota near exit W2 of the Wantagh State Parkway in East Meadow at around 12:50 a.m. — and then veer...
06:39, 06/24/2019

1 in 4 NYC local bus riders don’t pay the fare The MTA’s next stop will be the poorhouse at this rate. More and more riders are boarding city buses without paying the fare, according to new MTA data for the first quarter of 2019. The cheapskates run most rampant on local bus routes, where one in ...
06:39, 06/24/2019

Amandine Henry edges France past Brazil and into quarter-final Captain Amandine Henry steered hosts France into the quarter-finals of the World Cup with the extra-time winner against Brazil. Related: France 2-1 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019, extra time – as it happened Continue reading......
06:52, 06/24/2019

FedEx Slashes Prices to Fill Its Planes FedEx is offering big discounts to woo online merchants to its air network as it seeks to refashion a delivery system ill-equipped for the rise of e-commerce....
06:52, 06/24/2019

Touring Karts brings an eccentric mix of weapons and drinks to VR racing Touring Karts will feature 22 separate tracks, 45 power-ups, and 30 different karts for PlayStation VR, Windows Mixed Reality, Oculus, and Vive platforms.Read More...
07:00, 06/24/2019

The profound cynicism of Jack Dorsey and other abortion-promoting CEOs Earlier this month, a coalition of CEOs launched an ad campaign voicing their opposition to new state-level laws that seek to protect unborn children and their mothers from abortion at various stages of pregnancy....
07:13, 06/24/2019

Oil prices climb as Middle East tensions simmer Oil prices advanced on Monday as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo saying "significant" sanctions on Tehran would be announced....
07:39, 06/24/2019

U.S. lawmakers threaten to subpoena Trump aide Conway A U.S. House of Representatives panel warned in a letter it could subpoena the testimony of Kellyanne Conway, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, if she does not appear at a scheduled hearing this week....
07:52, 06/24/2019

Here's our latest list of the biggest parts suppliers Our annual ranking of the top global suppliers reveals that as the industry’s main players build revenue, transform and change direction, they remain in much the same order of size as they were a year ago. There's a good reason why....
08:00, 06/24/2019

Mini rescue plan provokes lawsuit amid store closures BMW's effort to shore up dealer profitability for its Mini brand is not going over well with some U.S. retailers. Just ask David Peterson, past chairman of the dealer council, whose store has closed....
08:00, 06/24/2019

Tucson native with Dodgers excited to play in Arizona vs. D-Backs PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks are gearing up for a 3-game series against Major League Baseball’s top team (The Dodgers) beginning Monday evening.  It’ll also be a state homecoming for the Dodgers’ Alex Verdugo.  Verdugo w...
08:13, 06/24/2019

China says US-China trade teams in contact ahead of G20 BEIJING (AP) — China says its trade negotiators are talking to their U.S. counterparts on how to resolve disputes ahead of an expected meeting between their two heads of state at the G20 meeting in Japan later this week. Wang Shouwen, a Commerce Mini...
08:26, 06/24/2019

Train crash kills 4, injures at least 65 in Bangladesh DHAKA,Bangladesh (AP) — Five coaches on a Bangladesh express train veered off a railway bridge in northeastern Bangladesh, killing at least four people and injuring 65, officials said Monday, and a search of the wreckage for any people trapped was co...
08:26, 06/24/2019

California man jumps into river to elude homeowner, police SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a California man jumped into a river to elude a homeowner and police following a report of a burglary. The Sacramento Bee reports that 40-year-old Michael Hernandez leapt into the St. John’s River in Visa...
08:26, 06/24/2019

SEE IT: NFL star Cam Newton offers airline passenger $1500 to switch seats, and is rejected NFL star Cam Newton’s alleged offer to a passenger to switch seats aboard a 10-hour flight from Paris in exchange for $1,500 was turned down, and the encounter was captured on video....
08:52, 06/24/2019

Vatican cancels football match with Vienna over anti-abortion protests The Vatican canceled a friendly football match between its new women's team and a club in Vienna, after a number of Austrian players protested against the Catholic Church's stance on abortion....
08:52, 06/24/2019

MLB roundup: Pinch-hit HR lifts Braves over Nats in 10 Johan Camargo hit a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the top of the 10th inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 win over the host Washington Nationals on Sunday....
08:52, 06/24/2019

Inspired by Webb, Green joins Australia's major winners club Four years ago Hannah Green was attending the U.S. Women's Open as part of her reward for winning a Karrie Webb scholarship. On Sunday, she followed in Webb's footsteps by winning the Women's PGA Championship, becoming the third Australian to win a m...
08:52, 06/24/2019

Mental strength is France's best asset at World Cup If France have been far from brilliant at the women's World Cup so far, their 2-1 extra-time win over Brazil in the last-16 on Sunday clearly showed they have strong mental resources....
08:52, 06/24/2019

Humans have made 8.3bn tons of plastic since 1950. This is the illustrated story of where it's gone Until recently we didn’t know how much plastic was piling up around us. When we found out, the picture wasn’t prettyGlobal investigation reveals where America’s plastic goes Continue reading......
09:00, 06/24/2019

'Shopping while black': Yes, bias against black customers is real Name a store, and I’ll bet I can find a black person who has experienced discrimination there, writes Cassi Pittman ClaytorName a store, any store, from Fifth Avenue to Main Street, and I’ll bet that I can find a black person who has experienced disc...
09:00, 06/24/2019

If Facebook or Google create their own currency, they can control our lives | John Harris Facebook’s Libra is the last thing the world needs – big tech’s use of our data threatens to intrude even on financial transactionsDystopian fiction – from Anthony Burgess’s A Clockwork Orange to Russell T Davies’s spectacular recent BBC1 series Yea...
09:00, 06/24/2019

Refugees Got Talent: UN-backed show aims to change perceptions Poet, dancer and a reggae singer were among those displaying their skills in SicilyA teenage poet from Nigeria, a reggae singer from Sierra Leona and a Colombian dancer were among those competing in Sicily this weekend in a UN-backed talent show aime...
09:00, 06/24/2019

Chinese wedding photos - a picture essay Pre-wedding photo sessions have become big business in China, as couples demand lavish mementoes of their big day in advance. Gone are the days when couples would be satisfied with a single black and white photo to commemorate their weddingA couple p...
09:00, 06/24/2019

A Ruthless Game Where You're Beyoncé's Assistant, Which You Play On Twitter Twitter is hell, but even amidst the worst impulses and examples of human communication there is hope. Like this choose-your-own-adventure game made by Green Chyna which might be the best use of the social media network I’ve ever seen....
09:00, 06/24/2019

Huawei Files Lawsuit Against US Commerce Department Over Seized Equipment Huawei filed a lawsuit against the US Commerce Department on Friday challenging over equipment it sent from China to the United States, and then back to China....
09:00, 06/24/2019

Turkey's opposition strikes blow to Erdogan with Istanbul mayoral win Turkey's opposition has dealt President Tayyip Erdogan a stinging blow by winning control of Istanbul in a re-run mayoral election, breaking his aura of invincibility and delivering a message from voters unhappy over his policies....
09:26, 06/24/2019

Dodgers make MLB history as rookie lifts team with walk-off homer for third night in a row The Dodgers' Matt Beaty, Alex Verdugo and Will Smith became the first set of rookie teammates to hit back-to-back-to-back walk-off homers.       ...
09:39, 06/24/2019

|SerindaSwanplaysacoroneronhernewTVshow-andthisistheonethingshelearntaboutthehumananatomythatsurprisedher! Inspired by the bestselling series of books of M.R. Hall, 'Coroner' is a female-driven series following Jenny Cooper a newly appointed coroner investigating suspicious deaths in Toronto....
09:39, 06/24/2019

Sanders to propose eliminating all $1.6T of student debt in US: report Bernie Sanders, the 2020 hopeful, is set to announce on Monday a policy proposal that would eliminate all $1.6 trillion of American student debt, according to a report....
09:52, 06/24/2019

Cannabis-related companies hit brick wall on social media Cannabis and industrial hemp companies that are legal in many states are finding an uneven terrain online when they attempt to promote their businesses or sell products over the internet....
10:00, 06/24/2019

2 dead, 13 injured in Colorado bus crash A bus transporting a New Mexico church group veered off a Colorado highway, striking a bridge embankment, killing two people and injuring several others, officials said....
10:00, 06/24/2019

At Least 5 Die, Over 100 Injured In Bangladesh As Train On Bridge Derails A passenger train derailed in Bangladesh on Monday, killing at least five people and injuring more than 100, and there could be more casualties inside two carriages that fell into a canal, a police......
10:00, 06/24/2019

US Cyber Attacks On Iranian Targets Not Successful, Says Iran Minister U.S. cyber attacks against Iranian targets have not been successful, Iran's telecoms minister said on Monday, within days of reports that the Pentagon had launched a long-planned cyber attack to......
10:00, 06/24/2019

Khloe Kardashian Finally Breaks Down Over the Tristan Thompson, Jordyn Woods Cheating Scandal: Watch! The dramatic aftermath continues. Khloe Kardashian is still reeling over the Tristan Thompson, Jordyn Woods cheating scandal in this exclusive and explosive sneak peek at part two of the......
10:13, 06/24/2019

BET Awards 2019 Winners: The Complete List Settle in on the couch because it's going to be an exciting night at the 2019 BET Awards! Regina Hall is hosting the annual event, which is being held at the Microsoft Theater in L.A.......
10:13, 06/24/2019

IOC begins conference to decide on 2026 Olympics host LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics. The contest is a choice between Milan-Cortina and Stockholm-Are. The day begins with behind-closed-doors presentations and Q&A sessio...
10:26, 06/24/2019

Iran’s naval chief Adm. Hossein Khanzadi warns US, says Tehran capable of shooting down other American spy drones TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s naval chief Adm. Hossein Khanzadi warns US, says Tehran capable of shooting down other American spy drones....
10:26, 06/24/2019

Dow futures higher amid growing tensions between Iran and the US U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Monday morning, as traders monitor geopolitical tensions, in particular between the United States and Iran....
10:52, 06/24/2019

Trump to visit South Korea as Pompeo raises hope for new North Korea talks after letter U.S. President Donald Trump will visit South Korea this weekend after an exchange of letters with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un boosted hopes for talks aimed at ending North Korea's nuclear program....
11:13, 06/24/2019

UK PM candidate Hunt: Boris Johnson is a 'coward' for avoiding debates on Brexit Jeremy Hunt, one of the two candidates vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that rival Boris Johnson was a coward for avoiding public head-to-head debates on what to do about Brexit....
11:13, 06/24/2019

Realme 64-Megapixel Camera Phone Confirmed, Will Launch in India First CEO Madhav Sheth shared a photo on Twitter of a landscape photo taken with the 64-megapixel GW1 camera with f1/1.72 aperture and mega 1.6µm pixel size....
11:39, 06/24/2019

Beijing says it won't allow Hong Kong to be brought up at G20 A top Chinese Foreign Ministry official said Beijing would "not allow" the Hong Kong protests to be brought up at the G20 meeting in Osaka beginning on Thursday....
11:52, 06/24/2019

Rangers’ raging Kreider-Panarin debate isn’t so simple Regarding the Rangers, who will be doing their due diligence on the impending free-agent market while keeping their eyes on the blue-chip heavy prospect camp that opens Monday. 1. The most critical, far-reaching decision is this as the unrestricted f...
11:52, 06/24/2019

Justin Verlander already preparing for playoff date with Yankees Justin Verlander has learned “a lot of things” in two starts against the Yankees this season, but the Astros ace won’t share his thoughts on the deepest lineup in baseball. Even if the regular-season schedule shows no more games left between the Yank...
11:52, 06/24/2019

D’Angelo Russell goes silent as Lakers’ whispers grow Picture getting dumped and your ex begging you to come back. Picture getting fired and your old job offering you a raise to return. Now, imagine D’Angelo Russell going back to the Lakers. With LeBron James and Anthony Davis as teammates, and a big ra...
11:52, 06/24/2019

Yankees set one homer mark and have another within reach One streak is still alive. Though the Yankees’ season-best eight-game win streak was snapped in Sunday’s 9-4 loss to the Astros, the Bombers set a franchise record by homering in their 26th straight game — breaking a brief tie with the 1941 World Ser...
11:52, 06/24/2019

Spain already proving it can be USWNT spoiler After a dominating sweep in the group stage of the World Cup, the United States will open up the round of 16 at noon Monday in Reims, France, against Spain. The Americans concluded the group stage Thursday with a 2-0 victory over Sweden, completing a...
11:52, 06/24/2019

Iran's naval chief threatens to down more US drones President Trump last week called off military strikes against Iran after the Iranians shot down U.S. surveillance drone, valued at over $100 million, on Thursday.        ...
12:00, 06/24/2019

Gulf of Oman oil tanker attacks fuel maritime security demand Maritime security firms have seen demand soar following the attacks on oil tankers on June 13. But defending ships from allegedly involved state-backed forces such as Iran's Revolutionary Guard may not be easy....
12:26, 06/24/2019

ABC sues Australian police force after newsroom raid Australian public broadcaster ABC has begun legal action following a police raid on its Sydney headquarters earlier this month. It has demanded the return of documents seized during the operation....
12:26, 06/24/2019

Large earthquake off Indonesia felt in northern Australia A deep earthquake in the Banda Sea shook parts of Indonesia, East Timor and Australia. The giant tremor did not cause a tsunami and there were no initial reports of major damage or injury....
12:26, 06/24/2019

Bitcoin tests 15-month highs after 10% weekend jump Bitcoin tested 15-month highs on Monday after jumping more than 10% over the weekend, with analysts ascribing the spike to growing optimism over the adoption of cryptocurrencies after Facebook unveiled its Libra digital coin....
12:26, 06/24/2019

G20 nerves hit European stocks, dollar; oil gains European stocks stumbled and the dollar dropped to three-month lows on Monday as hopes waned for progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks at this week's G20 meeting and fears grew of a confrontation with Iran....
12:26, 06/24/2019

U.S. regulators ask Deutsche Bank to explain 'bad bank' proposal: FT U.S. regulators have sought explanation from Deutsche Bank AG about its "bad bank" proposal and its impact on U.S. operations at the loss-making German lender, the Financial Times reported on Monday....
12:26, 06/24/2019

Nomura shareholders vote to keep embattled CEO Japan's Nomura Holdings Inc won shareholder approval on Monday for the re-appointment of its chief executive officer, overcoming concerns about the leaking of market information and its first annual loss in a decade....
12:26, 06/24/2019

The Kardashian-Jenners’ social media accounts, once an asset to their show, have finally eclipsed it "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" aired part of the Khloé Kardashian/Jordyn Woods/Tristan Thompson drama, but we’ve already gotten a comprehensive look at both sides of the story....
12:39, 06/24/2019

PA man arrested after suspicious device found behind hotel MYERSTOWN, Pa. — Police arrested a Pennsylvania man after they say he placed a bomb in a parking lot behind a hotel in Lebanon County. State troopers responded to a bomb threat at Bahney House in Myerstown on Sunday. They discovered a suspicious pack...
12:52, 06/24/2019

Mike Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia as Iran threatens US drones DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived Monday in Saudi Arabia in a hastily arranged visit amid mounting tensions between Washington and Tehran as Iran’s navy chief warned Iranian forces wouldn’t hesitate...
12:52, 06/24/2019

Wallendas safely cross Times Square on high wire Siblings from the famed Flying Wallendas safely crossed Times Square on a high wire strung between two skyscrapers. (June 24)        ...
13:00, 06/24/2019

Moon landing good for business 50 years later When Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20, 1969, marketers jumped at the chance to sell products. They are at it again in 2019, as the 50th anniversary of the giant leap for mankind approaches. (June 24)        ...
13:00, 06/24/2019

Russia warns of repeat of Cuban missile crisis: Tass Washington's deployment of land-based missile systems near Russia's borders could lead to a standoff comparable to the Cuban missile crisis, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying on Monday....
13:00, 06/24/2019

Ethiopia coup mastermind on the run, others arrested: government The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopia's northern Amhara region was on the run with some of his supporters on Monday but a number of other plotters have been arrested, a senior government official said....
13:00, 06/24/2019

Factbox: Many sticks, few carrots: Trump's Palestinian policy A series of dramatic policy moves by U.S. President Donald Trump on sensitive issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict preceded a U.S.-sponsored workshop opening in Bahrain on Tuesday, aimed at showcasing the economic benefits a peace deal could br...
13:00, 06/24/2019

Excel knowledge can make or break your next job interview; master it for $39 Excel ability is one of the most requested tech skills needed from a prospective employee. So get and stay hireable with instruction like The A to Z Microsoft Excel Certification Training Bundle. It’s on sale now at a very attractive $39, all thanks ...
13:13, 06/24/2019

Iran rejects negotiations with the US while Trump offers either talks or economic ruin IT’S UP TO IRAN: While talking tough, President Trump made clear in his interview with NBC’s Chuck Todd that he has no stomach for all-out war with Iran. “I'm not looking for war. And if there is, it will be obliteration like you've never seen before...
13:26, 06/24/2019

PS4 Games News: PlayStation's next Studio acquisition could be Control developer, Remedy It looks like Sony has been working closely with another studio lately, sparking rumours that an acquisition could be on the cards - here's what you need to know....
13:26, 06/24/2019

PS4 Surprise Update: PlayStation's next State of Play for July teased by Sony Japan event? Could Sony be getting ready to announce a new State of Play in order to line up with a special Japanese event taking place in July? Here's what we know so far....
13:26, 06/24/2019

U.S. ready to resume North Korea talks ‘at a moment’s notice’: Pompeo Pompeo said he hoped that a letter recently sent by U.S. President Donald Trump to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would “provide a good foundation for us to begin to continue these important discussions with the North Koreans to denuclearize the pen...
13:39, 06/24/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cebio Soukou, Benin's boy from Bochum In March 2019, German-born Cebio Soukou won his first cap for Benin. Now he's about to represent his father's homeland at the Africa Cup of Nations, where he's expecting an exciting tournament – and the title....
13:39, 06/24/2019

A year later, Thailand's rescued 'cave boys' honor diver who died A Thai soccer team trapped in a cave last year for 17 days returned there on Monday to perform Buddhist rituals honoring a former navy diver killed in the dramatic effort to rescue them that captivated the world....
13:39, 06/24/2019

Hong Kong activists renew protest against extradition bill More than 100 people blocked a Hong Kong government building on Monday in protest against proposed legislation allowing extraditions to mainland China that they want scrapped....
13:39, 06/24/2019

Traveling this summer? 5 ways to save money and nab last-minute flight deals Flight maps and social media accounts can help you get a good price on airline tickets, even if you’re flying at the last minute.       ...
13:52, 06/24/2019

Neville 'completely and utterly ashamed' of Cameroon "England manager Phil Neville said he was \"completely and utterly ashamed\" of Cameroon\u0027s behaviour after his side beat the African team 3-0 on Sunday to reach the women\u0027s World Cup quarter-finals."...
14:00, 06/24/2019

Iran says U.S. cyber attacks failed, hints talks are possible Iran said on Monday U.S. cyber attacks on its military had failed, while also hinting that it could be willing to discuss new concessions with Washington if the United States were to lift sanctions and offer new incentives....
14:26, 06/24/2019

Cypriot army captain gets seven life sentences for serial killings A Greek Cypriot army captain was sentenced to seven life imprisonment terms on Monday after pleading guilty to killing five women and two children in a three-year murder spree in which he preyed on his victims online....
14:26, 06/24/2019

Oil prices won't hit $80 unless there's a war, says investor Bob Doll of Nuveen says there's a lid on oil prices because of global GDP is "struggling" to advance and there's excess supply from the U.S....
14:39, 06/24/2019

Ferrari F1 junior Schumacher's Paul Ricard F2 woe "hard to swallow" Mick Schumacher says his disastrous Paul Ricard weekend was "hard to swallow" after the Ferrari Formula 1 junior extended his run without points to six races in Formula 2...
14:52, 06/24/2019

Russell's French GP overtake on F1 team-mate Kubica that nobody saw George Russell's damaged front wing meant he finished a Formula 1 race last for the first time despite pulling off a superb unseen French Grand Prix pass on Robert Kubica...
14:52, 06/24/2019

GST Council To Consider Reducing Tax On Electric Vehicles The GST Council will consider reducing tax on electric vehicles, which are seen as more environment-friendly, and the matter is pending before it, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur informed......
14:52, 06/24/2019

The U.S. and China Will Resume Talks Amid Ongoing Trade War U.S. officials and some outside experts say they expect this week’s meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to head off an escalating trade war and restart trade negotiations between the world’s two largest econom...
14:52, 06/24/2019

Cameroon player appears to spit on opponent during heated match The knockout-stage match between England and Cameroon was one of the most intense games of the entire Women’s World Cup and saw one player spit on their opponent in the heat of the moment....
15:00, 06/24/2019

Hannah Green holds her nerve and becomes major champion Hannah Green never felt more nervous than standing over a 5-foot par putt Sunday at Hazeltine National with a chance to win her first major at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship....
15:00, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Del Frisco's to be taken private by L Catterton for $267.3 million Del Frisco's Restaurant Group Inc said on Monday it agreed to be bought by private equity firm L Catterton for $267.3 million, ending a six-month-long battle with its third largest investor which has been pushing for a sale....
15:00, 06/24/2019

US STOCKS-Futures edge higher with trade talks in focus U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Monday, with investors hoping that the upcoming U.S.-China trade talks will help de-escalate a trade war that is damaging the global economy....
15:00, 06/24/2019

Cross River Bank acquires small business banking company Seed Cross River Bank, a community bank that powers some of the most well known financial technology startups in the United States, said on Monday that it had acquired small business banking company Seed....
15:00, 06/24/2019

Jay Inslee targets fossil fuel interests with new presidential promises Washington governor’s campaign centers on climate crisisAnnouncement to be made in threatened Florida EvergladesWashington governor Jay Inslee will set his sights on powerful fossil fuel interests on Monday, by introducing a new portion of the presid...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Eldorado Resorts, Caesars Entertainment casino companies to merge Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment announced a merger on Monday in a deal that brings together two large casino operators.       ...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Prague sees its biggest protest since the fall of communism. Here's why The protest gathered more than 250,000 people, according to media reports, making it the largest show of anger among the general public since the 1989 Velvet Revolution which brought down Communism in the Eastern European country....
15:13, 06/24/2019

Monsoon covers half of India, to accelerate crop sowing India's annual monsoon rains have covered nearly half of the country and conditions are favorable for further advancement into the central and western parts this week, a weather department official said on Monday....
15:26, 06/24/2019

‘I’ll be flying till I die!’ Why Wally Funk won’t give up her lifelong space mission The pilot broke astronaut training records in the 1960s before being told a woman’s place is not in orbit. Sixty years on, she is still pursuing her dreamWhen Wally Funk was barely a year old, she discovered aeroplanes. Her parents took her to an air...
15:39, 06/24/2019

What would you do if you found a wallet? Really? Then prove it | Stuart Heritage US researchers planted ‘lost’ wallets around the world to see what would happen. I’m conducting my own honesty studyStatistically, people are quite kind. The University of Michigan just spent £472,000 proving this by planting 17,303 “lost” wallets in...
15:39, 06/24/2019

The Bank of England’s recipe for managed decline The central bank’s new ideas for how to modernize Britain’s financial system could eat into banks’ revenues, while helping them cut costs. For the wider economy, Brexit will still smother the intended fillip to small-business exporters....
15:39, 06/24/2019

Ivory Coast v South Africa: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the action in Cairo‘Mandela brought pressure’: South Africa’s Afcon triumphAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet @johnbrewin_ 2.16pm BST Two former winners take to the Afcon stage in Cairo, though neither are particular...
15:39, 06/24/2019

At Huawei headquarters, signs that the Chinese firm is digging in for a long battle with U.S. The Trump administration has called the tech giant a threat to U.S. national security and taken steps in recent months to undermine Huawei’s business....
15:52, 06/24/2019

QPR hopes for Linford Christie Stadium move boosted as 81 per cent back plan in public consultation QPR's hopes of staying in the borough of Hammersmith and Fulham have been boosted after thousands backed their plans to move to the Linford Christie Stadium....
15:52, 06/24/2019

People with fibromyalgia have different gut bacteria A new study shows that gut bacteria composition is different in people with fibromyalgia and that it varies with the severity of pain and other symptoms....
16:00, 06/24/2019

Subaru Impreza WRX and STI VS. Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution: Who Ya Got? One is a legend of rally racing, a fearsome and dominant machine piloted by some of the greatest drivers of its time, a car that would redefine the kind of performance we expect from a four-cylinder motor. The other is... well, pretty much the exact ...
16:00, 06/24/2019

Dozens of kids are dead in India from ‘brain fever’ linked to lychees More than 150 children have died in eastern India from a “brain fever” believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, officials said. Health officials said Monday that at least 152 children have died from acute encephal...
16:13, 06/24/2019

Packed train ride turns deadly after carriages derail in Bangladesh At least five people were killed and 100 injured when a packed express train derailed in Bangladesh — leaving carriages dangling upside down in a muddy river. The Upaban Express train was packed with at least 2,000 passengers when it crashed la...
16:13, 06/24/2019

Trump to meet with South Korea leader after Pompeo pushes for talks with North President Trump will visit South Korea this weekend to meet with President Moon Jae-in after an exchange of letters with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un raised hopes for a revival of stalled nuclear talks. The president will arrive in South Korea on ...
16:13, 06/24/2019

Bernie Sanders unveiling plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion in student debt Two days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday will unveil legislation canceling all $1.6 trillion of student debt held by about 45 million Americans. Sanders will announce the legislation along with its Hous...
16:13, 06/24/2019

'Everybody wants to pull dollars away from Google and Facebook': Lessons from Cannes ad conference As well as expected themes, such as diversity and purpose the two major digital advertising platforms, Google and Facebook, came under scrutiny from the industry, and direct-to-consumer brands said they want to advertise on a range of platforms....
16:13, 06/24/2019

| Senegal lose Sane for rest of Africa Cup group stage Senegalese defender Salif Sane will miss at least his team's next two Africa Cup of Nations matches after hurting his ankle in the 2-0 victory over Tanzania....
16:13, 06/24/2019

"Biggest Mistake" Was Appointing Jeff Sessions As Attorney General: Trump U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that if he could have one "do-over," it would be "personnel" decisions, including naming former Senator Jeff Sessions as his first U.S. attorney general....
16:26, 06/24/2019

Lee McGregor’s power tells Lee McGregor overwhelms Allan to set up Farooq showdown, Elliot Foster writes from ringside The post Lee McGregor’s power tells appeared first on Boxing News....
16:39, 06/24/2019

Andrew Cancio settles his rivalry with Alberto Machado Anthony Joshua should note the fate of Machado in his rematch with Andrew Cancio, says Jack Hirsch The post Andrew Cancio settles his rivalry with Alberto Machado appeared first on Boxing News....
16:39, 06/24/2019

England vs Australia prediction: Cricket World Cup 2019, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets One of the biggest rivalries in cricket will be reignited at Lord's on Tuesday when England meet Australia in the group stage of the Cricket World Cup....
16:39, 06/24/2019

RHA T20 Wireless audiophile buds now available in India for Rs 22,999 RHA has cut the cord on the popular RHA T20 earphones to bring us the RHA T20 Wireless headphones. The headphones were launched globally last week, and now they've made their way to the Indian market. The new earphones are connected by a ne...
16:52, 06/24/2019

Why Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has earned a big payday Dallas has made it clear it believes in its franchise quarterback. But what's next for the 2016 fourth-rounder who will soon get paid like an elite QB?...
16:52, 06/24/2019

What happens when a pitcher loses his best pitch Everyone who takes the mound, no matter the age or experience, has at some point lost the feel for the ball. And everyone has his own way of dealing with it....
16:52, 06/24/2019

World Cup 2019 Round of 16: How to watch USWNT vs. Spain; TV info; facts The United States women play Spain in the Round of 16 of the World Cup on Monday after blowing past their group-stage opponents.       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

After World Cup rage, Cameroon faces demands for punishment After all the rage and rebellion in the stadium, England players received a far more convivial reception back at their hotel they shared with Cameroon       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

IOC prepares to vote for 2026 Winter Olympics host The IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide whether the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics will be Milan-Cortina or Stockholm-Are       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Cameroonians moving close to coaches forced stewards' action FIFA says Cameroon fans who moved close to the coaches during the Women's World Cup game against England forced stewards to move some spectators into a hospitality area       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

The Best Thing About the Nürburgring is the Good Liveries I’m just coming down from the high that was my weekend at the Nurburgring 24 hour race, and the one thing that I can’t get over is the quantity and quality of livery that turned out for racing. With vintage races and WTCR supporting the N24 itself, t...
17:00, 06/24/2019

John Oliver skewers the Mt. Everest of empty achievements, scaling Mt. Everest Sometimes you get the sense that John Oliver needs a break. Not from Last Week Tonight necessarily, or his reliably skillful vivisection of the farcical horrors of the Trump administration, but from facing down the world’s most intractable problems w...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Spanish prosecutors want inquiry into church sex abuse cases Spain’s public prosecutors are suggesting opening a national investigation into the sexual abuse of minors in the Catholic Church, the first such official proposal in the country...
17:00, 06/24/2019

France to try former IAAF chief Diack for corruption, money laundering: source Disgraced former IAAF chief Lamine Diack will be tried in France on charges of corruption and money laundering, a judicial source said, after a four-year investigation into doping cover-ups, extortion and bribe-taking in world athletics....
17:13, 06/24/2019

Online abuse only makes us stronger, says Mercedes boss Mercedes have endured a torrent of online abuse in the two weeks since the Canadian Grand Prix but team boss Toto Wolff says the 'haters' have only strengthened the Formula One champions' resolve....
17:13, 06/24/2019

Time for France to step up their game as U.S. clash looms France are admittedly far from their best at the women's World Cup, and with a likely quarter-final clash against world champions the United States looming, Les Bleues need to improve if they are to win their maiden title on home soil....
17:13, 06/24/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 24 Location Accessible wearing Nana Cape back bling inside Banana Stand Accessible by wearing the Nana Cape back bling inside a Banana Stand is the Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
17:13, 06/24/2019

Wolff: Online abuse only makes Mercedes stronger "Mercedes have endured a torrent of online abuse in the two weeks since the Canadian Grand Prix but team boss Toto Wolff says the \u0027haters\u0027 have only strengthened the Formula One champions\u0027 resolve."...
17:13, 06/24/2019

The foldable Mate X is pending 5G certification, new release dates tipped During the announcement of Huawei's newest phones in the Nova 5 series, the mobile department chief Huang Wei disclosed some news around the foldable Mate X release, too. It seems that the phone hasn't been delayed to test it further for the mishaps ...
17:26, 06/24/2019

Here are the first samples from Samsung's record-breaking 64MP camera sensor Not long ago, Samsung announced a phone camera sensor that carries a record resolution of 64 MP. That's way more than the current ubiquitous 48MP Sony sensor that every Chinese maker seems to slap in their handsets these days.Needless to say, more pi...
17:26, 06/24/2019

New app Trash from ex-head of Vine uses AI to make short clips Social video app uses machine learning ‘to automate the un-fun parts of video editing’A new app from the former head of video-sharing app Vine hopes to repeat the success of the cult social network by making it easier to shoot and edit short clips.Tr...
17:26, 06/24/2019

Devcom delivers the European perspective on gaming Devcom is a professional gaming conference ahead of the Gamescom fan event in Cologne Germany. It offers a European view on games, and it is growing.Read More...
17:26, 06/24/2019

More Than an Awards Show: BET Just Gave Us Another Unforgettable, Female-Fueled 'Experience' Fun fact: When Rihanna gives you a standing ovation in the middle of your flute solo, your DNA test is probably right: you’re 100 percent “that bitch.” Frankly, we didn’t expect Lizzo to top the stellar Sister Act 2 tribute she gave only a week ago a...
17:26, 06/24/2019

Oil falls on demand concerns after gains on Mideast tensions Oil prices fell on Monday on concerns about the possibility of weakening demand after large gains last week caused tensions between the United States and Iran....
17:39, 06/24/2019

George Lopez targets Donald Trump's kids as 'anchor babies' in criticism over immigration policies Comedian George Lopez took a shot at President Donald Trump’s immigration policy calling his children, including 13-year-old Barron, “anchor babies.”...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Puppy helps police rescue owner after he fell into ditch Man’s best friend indeed. One rescue puppy in Ireland is being praised as a hero for “doing a bit of rescuing himself” and helping police find his owner after the 62-year-old man fell into a ditch during a nighttime walk. Pat Brennan of Portarl...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Toni Morrison, Unseen And Unsung: A Brief Oral history As a new documentary from Timothy Greenfield-Sanders reveals, the Nobel Prize–winning author has also been a teacher, an editor and a cherished friend and mentor to other writers. Here, WSJ. talks to a few who know Toni Morrison best about her extrao...
17:39, 06/24/2019

The Mets Are Metsing At An Alarming Rate The high point of the Mets’ existence on Sunday, and not inconceivably of their entire season, came when the team’s Twitter account attempted to dunk on ... well, on Mets fans. Specifically those who had reacted to the posting of the day’s relatively...
17:39, 06/24/2019

US Holocaust museum denounces AOC’s ‘concentration camp’ remarks The US Holocaust Memorial Museum on Monday denounced “efforts to create analogies between the Holocaust and other events” – a reaction to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s equating border facilities for migrants to concentration camps. The New York fre...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Iran wants to talk with US after Trump eases ‘maximum pressure’ campaign Iran hinted it would be receptive to talks with the United States but insisted that Washington would have to sweeten the pot by removing ​sanctions imposed by President Trump after he withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal. Trump, in an interview with N...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Five-year-old dies after being given ten times amount of insulin in misdiagnosis An autistic boy died after being given ten times the standard dose of insulin after bungling doctors misdiagnosed him with diabetes, his grieving parents have claimed. Little Shay Turner, five, was rushed to hospital in Rotherham, Yorks. in March 201...
18:00, 06/24/2019

First-of-its-kind robotic arm works without brain implant In a breakthrough move, researchers have developed a high-fidelity, noninvasive interface that allows users to control robotic arms with their minds....
18:26, 06/24/2019

|Moon-walkingtours,3D-printedroomservice,mobilesuites:Welcometothehotelof2119 From moon-walking mini-breaks to 3-D printed room service and personalised menus based on your biometrics, here's what the hotel of the future will look like, according to Hilton Hotels....
18:26, 06/24/2019

On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver Has Tips for Those Who Want to Climb Mt. Everest Safely Mount Everest is no longer just a mountain, John Oliver said on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. These days it has become everyone’s go-to metaphor for a significant challenge and one that everyone wants to cross off their bucket list, w...
18:26, 06/24/2019

Lockheed nets $16.2M contract for Virginia-class sub masts Lockheed Martin has received a $16.2 million contract for multifunction modular masts for new Virginia-class Block V hulls, spares and repairs, the Defense Department announced....
18:26, 06/24/2019

McDonald's says Quarter Pounder sales up 30% since shift from frozen to fresh beef Where's the beef? McDonald's says it has been selling more Quarter Pounder burgers in the last year since it switched from frozen to fresh beef.       ...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Divorces spike in the summer. Here's how to prepare for the end, experts say With summer entering full swing, a spike in divorces may be just around the corner for some Americans. Here's how to plan for a marriage's end.       ...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Inside Starbucks' secret laboratory, they brew change at a caffeinated pace At the Tryer Center, the coffee giant is fostering innovative ideas that can rapidly percolate through the company.       ...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Who are the best CEOs for women workers? Big tech leaders fall in new ranking CEOs on the full Comparably list include Google's Sundar Pichai, Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Apple's Tim Cook.       ...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Marcus Gronholm, Kenneth Hansen to return for one-off race Double World Rally Champion Marcus Gronholm and 14-time European Rallycross Champion Kenneth Hansen will return to competition for a one-off celebrity race at Holjes, Sweden next week...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Best laptops for engineering students in 2019 As an engineering student in 2019, you’re going to want to find a laptop that’s both powerful and flexible enough to handle all of your coursework. The best laptops for engineering students must have the best graphics, in order to handl...
18:52, 06/24/2019

Early Prime Day deal: save $30 on the Amazon Cloud Cam Security Camera Amazon Prime Day is now just weeks away, and that means deep discounts on electronics, smart home devices, home items, and more. If you don't want to wait for the big July event to snag a deal, Amazon has a Prime Day deal now on its best-selling...
18:52, 06/24/2019

Review: Jessica Jones S3 is flawed but packs a powerful payoff in the end Enlarge / Last Defender standing: Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) ponders what it means to be a hero in the final season. (credit: YouTube/Netflix) Jessica Jones makes its final bow with an imperfect but ultimately powerful and thought-provoking thi...
18:52, 06/24/2019

Another American has died in the Dominican Republic A 56-year-old man from Long Island, New York, has died in the Dominican Republic, according to multiple reports.       ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Meet Himesh Patel, the Beatles-singing 'Yesterday' breakout who's 'just a bloke' British actor Himesh Patel has a breakout role singing Fab Four tunes in a Beatles-less world in the romantic comedy 'Yesterday.'        ...
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Exclusive: Himesh Patel sings The Beatles for 'Yesterday' British newcomer Himesh Patel had to sing Beatles songs live for the romantic comedy "Yesterday," which imagines a world without the Fab Four.        ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

A better way to encapsulate islet cells for diabetes treatment When medical devices are implanted in the body, the immune system often attacks them, producing scar tissue around the device. This buildup of tissue, known as fibrosis, can interfere with the device’s function. MIT researchers have now come up wi...
19:00, 06/24/2019

7.3 earthquake strikes Indonesia, shakes Australia A strong 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck near Indonesia in the Banda Sea Monday, causing buildings to sway in the northern Australian city of Darwin....
19:13, 06/24/2019

Governor in Russia’s North Caucasus quits following protests MOSCOW (AP) — A governor in Russia’s North Caucasus responsible for an unpopular land swap deal has stepped down. Yunus-Bek Yevkurov said in a televised address on Monday that he was resigning as governor of Ingushetia. He did not mention the u...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Kentucky man accused of setting fire, shooting at officers PINEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police have arrested a man accused of firing shots into a residence, starting a fire and shooting at responding officers. A state police statement says troopers responded to a complaint that shots were fired late ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Ex-Kentucky center Dorie Harrison transferring to Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Kentucky center Dorie Harrison is transferring to Lipscomb. Lipscomb announced Monday that it was adding Harrison, who sat out the 2018-19 season for unspecified personal health reasons. The move represents a homecoming...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Woodstock 50 may be back on at new venue VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at an upstate New York harness track and casino. Town of Vernon Supervisor Randy Watson tells the Poughkeepsie Journal that Woodstock 50 has applied for a permit to hold its c...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Everest deaths: 'Corners being cut' An experienced mountaineer, Adrian Ballinger knows about the dangers of Everest better than most. He's spent 12 seasons as a guide on the world's highest peak and has summited it eight times -- once without supplementary oxygen, which almost cost him...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Trump signs 'hard-hitting' sanctions on Iran President Donald Trump signs an executive order targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions, the latest action the U.S. has taken to pressure Tehran from developing nuclear weapons and supporting militant groups. ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Severe weather rips through northern Indiana Northern Indiana experienced damage due to severe weather that swept through on Monday. Trees and power lines were both brought down by the storm.        ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

AP Top Stories June 24 A Here's the latest for Monday June 24th: Pompeo looks to build support against Iran; Angry South Bend residents confront Buttigieg; Police officer killed near St. Louis; Flying Wallendas walk high over Times Square.      ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

The Raspberry Pi 4 launch site runs on a Pi 4 cluster The Raspberry Pi 4 Model B has launched. It's a pretty big upgrade from the Raspberry Pi 3, with the company claiming that the device can provide "desktop performance comparable to entry-level x86 PC systems." OK... but how does it perform as a serve...
19:39, 06/24/2019

The Latest: Trump tightens sanctions on Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): President Donald Trump signs an executive order to increase sanctions on Iran, in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, June 24, 2019,...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Review: In the joyous ‘Toy Story 4,’ the toys evolve too It’s futile to ask “why more” in the movie business, but it’s hard not to go in a little suspicious of a fourth “Toy Story.” The trilogy was so perfect. What more could we ask of Woody and Buzz? What more did we as an audience need? If we got another...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Border Patrol finds four bodies, including three children, in South Texas Border Patrol agents found four bodies, including three children, near the Rio Grande River in South Texas on Sunday, Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra said. Two of the children were infants and one was a toddler, Guerra said. A 20-year-old woman a...
19:39, 06/24/2019

McConnell to meet 9/11 responders to discuss victim’s fund Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is meeting this week with 9/11 first responders to talk about reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Biden calls for making Dreamers citizens, in new immigration plan Former Vice President Joe Biden, while accusing President Trump of “vilifying immigrants” to "scare" voters, urged Congress to make so-called Dreamers citizens in his newly released campaign proposal to roll back the Trump administration's policies o...
20:00, 06/24/2019

How much does it cost for a plane not to land? On June 22, a Brussels Airlines flight from Brussels to Washington, DC, turned around mid-air and went back to its starting point, meaning that passengers spent a total of nine hours in the air to essentially go nowhere....
20:00, 06/24/2019

Jharkhand Killing 11th Mob Attack In 2019, Minorities Targeted More: Data The death of a man in Jharkhand following mob violence is not the first of its kind to occur this year. According to data from the website Factchecker.in this is the 11th instance of hate crime this......
20:00, 06/24/2019

Schools In Remote Village Of Naxal-Hit Sukma Reopen After 13 years Students in Jagargunda village in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, which bore the brunt of naxal violence, were elated Monday with reopening of government schools after a long gap of 13 years....
20:00, 06/24/2019

NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages to help US officials fight outbreak Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help....
20:13, 06/24/2019

Spider-Man: Far From Home Has Two Post-Credits Scenes: Report Spider-Man: Far From Home reportedly has two post-credits scenes according to members of the press who attended the early screening for the upcoming Marvel movie last week....
20:26, 06/24/2019

Forgot the booze? Sam's Club will now deliver alcohol right to your doorstep Just in time for summer, Sam's Club has partnered with Instacart to deliver beer, wine and spirits directly to your home in as little as one hour.       ...
20:26, 06/24/2019

USWNT in surprising World Cup battle with Spain The United States and Spain are locked at one goal apiece at halftime of their first game in the World Cup knockout stage. Tobin Heath drew a hard foul that sent Megan Rapinoe for a penalty shot at the seventh minute after Spain had controlled a majo...
20:26, 06/24/2019

This isn’t the first time the Mets have turned on reporters Here’s a look at other times Mets players and officials have snapped at members of the media: April 1993 Eddie Murray and Bobby Bonilla confronted Daily News reporter Bob Klapisch about a book “The Worst Team Money Could Buy,” written by Klapisch and...
20:26, 06/24/2019

Marcus Stroman shreds Dennis Eckersley after on-air criticism Marcus Stroman’s antics have irked another individual, albeit this time it came from the broadcasting booth. NESN commentator Dennis Eckersley took issue with the 28-year-old pitcher’s celebration after striking out Eduardo Nunez to end the sixth inn...
20:26, 06/24/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Reduce blood sugar levels by making this easy breakfast swap TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include blurred vision and rapid weight loss. In order to reduce blood sugar levels, it’s important to watch what your diet....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Brexit news: Dozen Tories ready to poleaxe new PM by blocking No Deal Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt were today warned that a dozen Tory MPs are prepared to defy the new Prime Minister to stop a catastrophic no-deal Brexit....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Cyprus's 'first serial killer' admits three-year murder spree An army captain today pleaded guilty to killing five women and two children during a three-year murder spree which the authorities stumbled across by accident....
20:39, 06/24/2019

'Brusque' chef must pay gastropub designer £75k A top chef who refused to settle the bill for the design of his gastropub has been ordered to pay £75,000 by a judge who branded him "argumentative" and "brusque"....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Thousands look on in awe as brother and sister act cross high wire 25 storeys above New York A brother and sister tightrope act entertained thousands of tense onlookers in New York last night as they crossed Times Square on a high wire strung 25 storeys above the ground....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Suspect in Nebraska woman’s death slashes neck during trial WILBER, Neb. (AP) — A man accused in the 2017 slaying of a Nebraska woman slashed his neck and fell from a wheelchair during his murder trial. Fifty-two-year-old Aubrey Trail yelled “Bailey is innocent, and I curse you all” Monday before ...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Minnesota Wild sign D Hunt to 2-year deal ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Wild defenseman Brad Hunt has agreed to a two-year contract worth $1.4 million. Hunt had five points in 29 games with the Wild last season after coming over from Vegas in a midseason trade. The 30-year-old Hunt, a nat...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued June 24 at 1:50PM EDT until June 24 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS Charleston WV THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 439 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY BOYD CARTER GREENUP L...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued June 24 at 1:50PM EDT until June 24 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 439 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 33 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY BATH ELLIOTT ESTIL...
20:39, 06/24/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ playing in World Series of Poker events LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer is making his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity. Tournament official Seth Palansky says Holzhauer is compet...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Rideshare classes for disabled (KUSA / NBC News) – Transportation can be be one of the biggest obstacles for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. At times, it can keep them from accessing the community independently. A couple in denver saw that struggle, ...
20:52, 06/24/2019

Opioid overdose more likely if family member has prescription Opioid overdoses may be much more likely to happen in families when somebody in the household has been prescribed these drugs, a U.S. study suggests....
20:52, 06/24/2019

The internet was created so Busta Rhymes could meet Banjo-Kazooie Banjo-Kazooie is having a bit of a moment. Although the series hasn’t seen a console release in more than a decade, the title characters of Rare’s fever dream witch-battling bird-and-bear platformer will soon be coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate ...
20:52, 06/24/2019

Here’s Keanu Reeves as 9 different Disney princes for your Monday Yes, we realize we may be pushing the Keanu Reeves super-saturation limit. But his latest breathtaking turn as Duke Caboom in this weekend’s successful Toy Story 4 release ushered Reeves into the Disney universe. And one talented artist subsequently ...
20:52, 06/24/2019

Sam Neill is the world's proudest duck dad Sam Neill’s social media presence is one of the few truly uplifting places left on the internet. Amidst a landscape of angry tweets and bad jokes, the actor chooses to spend his time sharing updates on daily life from his New Zealand farm. In the pa...
20:52, 06/24/2019

Tesla wins court ruling to operate company-owned store in Va. Judge Gregory Rupe of Richmond Circuit Court affirmed a 2016 decision by Virginia DMV Commissioner Richard Holcomb that Tesla could open a store in Henrico County....
21:00, 06/24/2019

Daimler's new leaders confront old issues as diesel bites again The German automaker's profit warning puts pressure on CEO Ola Kallenius and CFO Harald Wilhelm to deliver on their proposal to rein in costs and restore profitability,...
21:00, 06/24/2019

The Internet Has Made Dupes—and Cynics—of Us All The typical response to the onslaught of falsehood is to say, lol, nothing matters. But when so many of us are reaching this point, it really does matter....
21:26, 06/24/2019

Mini John Cooper Works GP prototype debuts at N24 Disguised version of upcoming 300bhp hot hatchback gets official reveal at the Nurburgring 24 hour race Prototype versions of Mini's upcoming John Cooper Works GP hot hatchback made a disguised public debut at this weekend's Nurburgring 24 hour race...
21:26, 06/24/2019

New Land Rover Defender leaks online - in Lego form Lego Technic Land Rover Defender Images of forthcoming Lego Technic give blocky hints to what long-awaited Defender will look like undisguised Images have appeared online that appear to show the new Land Rover Defender completely undisguised – alb...
21:26, 06/24/2019

FBI Probes Whether Lab Startup uBiome Used Improper Billing Codes The FBI is examining whether lab-testing startup uBiome used improper billing codes in claims and sought payment for unnecessary tests, tactics that could have inappropriately enriched the company....
21:39, 06/24/2019

U.S. waives tariffs on Japanese aluminum for Tesla battery cells The U.S. Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla Inc's request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminum from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Tesla's Nevada Gigafactory, government documents show....
21:39, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 4-Eldorado Resorts takes on bigger rivals with $8.5 bln Caesars buy U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to buy rival Caesars Entertainment Corp for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock, as it looks to build scale to take on larger companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts....
21:39, 06/24/2019

‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ rakes in cash, complaints in first week The new Harry Potter AR mobile game, “Wizards Unite,” rolled out across the globe Thursday and is already making money, magic and disappointed wannabe wizards. The free app, created by Pokémon Go maker Niantic, allows franchise fans to im...
21:52, 06/24/2019

Wall Street struggles for direction ahead of G20 summit Wall Street struggled for direction on Monday as gains by technology companies were blunted by losses in the healthcare sector, while investors looked to U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the G20 summit ...
21:52, 06/24/2019

Exclusive: Huawei's U.S. research arm builds separate identity The U.S.-based research arm of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd - Futurewei Technologies Inc - has moved to separate its operations from its corporate parent since the U.S government in May put Huawei on a trade blacklist, according to two people f...
21:52, 06/24/2019

Brazil's antitrust regulator wants competition in Sao Paulo airport Brazil's antitrust regulator wants new rules for allocating airplane landing and departure rights, known as slots, in Sao Paulo's crowded domestic airport, saying they are too concentrated among two main airlines....
21:52, 06/24/2019

Meng Wanzhou’s lawyers call on Trudeau government to end extradition proceedings Meng’s lawyers argue the extradition proceedings against the embattled tech executive are “without merit” and stopping the proceedings would be in the best interest of Canada....
21:52, 06/24/2019

Amazon Threat to FedEx Is No Longer ‘Fantastical’ Reports that FedEx is offering discounts to bolster demand for its air-delivery network shows how much the e-commerce giant has already disrupted the logistics industry....
21:52, 06/24/2019

Afghans Supported by U.S. Repel Taliban to Increase Leverage in Talks Afghans supported by U.S. forces push back against the Taliban in a small farming district to help increase leverage in the Doha peace talks. But it’s unclear what the Kabul government will do to keep the district secure and the Taliban at bay....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Bill Gates calls failure to fight Android his “greatest mistake” Enlarge / Bill Gates speaks to Village Global. (credit: Village Global) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently gave a wide-ranging interview to VC firm Village Global, and at one point, the topic of mobile came up. Gates revealed his biggest regr...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Source: Blazers, Hawks flip Turner for Bazemore Evan Turner is heading to Atlanta as the Blazers have traded the forward to the Hawks in exchange for Kent Bazemore, a league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
22:13, 06/24/2019

Government internet ban leaves parts of Myanmar ‘in a blackout’, UN expert calls for immediate lifting With “no media access” in parts of the country and “serious restrictions” on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on the situation of human rights in Myanmar urged the Government on Monday to “reverse its decision” and lift the mobil...
22:13, 06/24/2019

Daily on Energy, presented by FreedomWorks: White House aims to boost ‘energy dominance’ at FERC with new climate guidance Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:26, 06/24/2019

2020 Democrat Jay Inslee pledges to cut oil and gas subsidies and to 'end' fracking Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee introduced a plan Monday to end all federal government subsidies for fossil fuel companies and stop production of oil, gas, and coal on federal lands as a step toward banning it everywhere....
22:26, 06/24/2019

| Dutchman swims epic ice-skating course threatened by climate change A Dutchman has completed a marathon swim along the route of the country's most famed ice skating race -- which has not been held for two decades as climate change bites....
22:26, 06/24/2019

| Heart issue rules Cameroon player out of Nations Cup Cameroon forward Joel Tagueu has been forced to withdraw from the squad ahead of their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations due to an irregular heart condition....
22:26, 06/24/2019

| Snookered: Ex-world champion Murphy flops in Open golf bid Former snooker world champion Shaun Murphy and ex-international cricketer Sean Ervine have failed to make the cut for the British Open golf tournament....
22:26, 06/24/2019

Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon’s Joel Tagueu out after ‘heart defect’ detected • Possible life-threatening defect identified by team doctor• Jonathan Kodjia gives Ivory Coast 1-0 win over South AfricaStriker Joel Tagueu has been withdrawn from Cameroon’s squad at the Africa Cup of Nations after a medical examination revealed a ...
22:52, 06/24/2019

Spain 1-2 USA: Women's World Cup last 16 – as it happened The reigning champions set up a date with France in the quarter-finals after a nervy win over SpainRead Caitlin Murray’s match report 7.37pm BST Related: USA edge past gritty Spain to set up mouthwatering quarter-final with France 7.16pm BST Closin...
22:52, 06/24/2019

Mars rover's large methane discovery excites scientists Curiosity’s record-breaking measurement fuels speculation it is from microbial MartiansNasa’s Curiosity rover has detected its largest belch of methane on Mars so far, fuelling speculation that the robot may have trundled through a cloud of waste gas...
23:00, 06/24/2019

The Holocaust Museum's Dreadful Intervention In the Concentration Camp Debate As the debate over Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s characterization of American migrant detention facilities as “concentration camps” enters its second, aneurysm-inducing week, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has entered the fray to urge people no...
23:00, 06/24/2019

E. Jean Carroll on Trump's Denial of Alleged Sexual Assault: 'I'm Sick of It' Columnist E. Jean Carroll, who accused President Donald Trump of raping her in an excerpt of her upcoming memoir What Do We Need Men For? A Modest Proposal published to the Cut on Friday, is tired of the runaround....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Tories choose sacked MP to fight seat despite expenses conviction The Conservative Party has selected former MP Chris Davies to fight for the parliamentary seat he lost after more than 10,000 constituents signed a petition to remove him....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Man who brutally killed 16-year-old New York girl denied parole, weeks before accomplice set to be freed A New York state parole board on Monday denied parole for one of two killers convicted in the brutal 1980 murder of a 16-year-old girl — weeks after that same parole board decided to release her other killer....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Ohio serial killer's mother stabbed to death in inside home, 3 children also injured, police say The mother of a serial killer behind the slayings of three women in Ohio was fatally stabbed early Saturday morning in an attack at her home in Cleveland that also injured three children, officials say....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Pickup truck driver arrested following New Hampshire highway collision that left 7 motorcyclists dead The driver said to be behind the wheel of a pickup truck that collided with seven bikers in New Hampshire on Friday – killing all of them – has been arrested at his home Monday in Massachusetts....
23:00, 06/24/2019

FOP vice president slams 'disgusting' video of hecklers taunting police at scene of officer's death Sacramento police officers were heckled by members of the community while investigating the scene where rookie officer Tara O'Sullivan was killed last week, and the Vice President of the National Fraternal Order of Police says interactions like that ...
23:00, 06/24/2019

Italian mafia boss escapes from Uruguayan prison An Italian mafia boss has escaped from a detention center in Uruguay, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the Uruguayan Ministry of Interior said in a statement....
23:13, 06/24/2019

John Oliver on climbing Mount Everest: 'like the line at Trader Joe’s' Last Week Tonight’s host explained the danger in the commercialization of climbing the world’s tallest mountainLast Week Tonight’s John Oliver discussed the danger involved in climbing Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain. First summited in 19...
23:39, 06/24/2019

Detroit Golf Club workers threaten strike if no deal reached before Rocket Mortgage Classic Detroit Golf Club groundskeepers are calling for new contract ahead of this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic on the PGA Tour.        ...
23:52, 06/24/2019

This hair dryer is great for salon-quality blowouts—and it's finally on sale The Dyson Supersonic hair dryer is one of the best hair dryers we've ever tested, and it's on sale for its lowest price yet on Drop.com.       ...
23:52, 06/24/2019

Senate set to shelve Iran debate Senate Democrats will not be granted a vote on an amendment that would require congressional approval for any military intervention in Iran, according to Sen. John Cornyn. Cornyn’s remarks come amid a push from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D...
23:52, 06/24/2019

What to know about friction burns on the penis Friction burns on the penis can cause red, swollen skin in the affected area. They can occur due to vigorous sexual activity or tight fitting clothing and may cause symptoms similar to those of a sexually transmitted infection. Learn more about penil...
23:52, 06/24/2019

Friends’ Julie recalls getting lots of “venom” from the show's live audience In the long and winding road that was the Ross-and-Rachel relationship on Friends, there were a few speed bumps. One of the first was Julie, Ross’ super-sweet paleontologist girlfriend. In the show’s first season finale, Rachel finds out about Ross’ ...
00:00, 06/25/2019

RBI Launches Application For Filing Online Complaints Against Banks Customers can lodge complaints against any regulated entity with public interface such as commercial banks, urban cooperative banks, non-banking financial companies (NBFCs)...
00:00, 06/25/2019

‘Winning by any means possible,’ U.S. grinds past Spain to World Cup quarterfinals The United States was hardly at its best against a spirited and physical underdog, but "we showed a lot of grit and experience,” said Megan Rapinoe, who two goals were the difference....
00:00, 06/25/2019

Watch: Brutal U.S. turnover leads to Spain equalizer at Women's World Cup A brutal turnover by U.S. defender Becky Sauerbrunn led to an equalizing goal for Spain in the first half of a round of 16 matchup at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Monday in Reims, France....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Cameroon coach slams refs after loss to England at Women's World Cup Cameroon manager Alain Djeumfa had sharp criticism for referees after his squad was eliminated by England in the round of 16 at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
00:39, 06/25/2019

ATP roundup: Verdasco records win at Eastbourne Fifth-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain recovered from a slow start to post a 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-1 victory over Australia's John Millman on Monday in the opening round of the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne, England....
00:52, 06/25/2019

Cyprus serial killer sentenced to 7 life terms Judges said an army captain who confessed to killing seven foreign women and girls appeared to have mounted a "campaign of murder." The slayings shocked the island nation and sparked anger about perceived police racism....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Milan's former 'cocaine king' escapes Uruguay jail Rocco Morabito, once a major cocaine trafficker for Italy's feared 'Ndrangheta mafia, has escaped from a Uruguayan prison. On the run from the law from 1994 to 2017, he was awaiting extradition to Italy....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Merkel's CDU plans tough consequences for far-right AfD cooperation The center-right has taken a tough stance against any members who might suggest a coalition with the nationalist AfD. The CDU called the AfD a party that "tolerates anti-Semitism and racism" and far-right extremism....
01:00, 06/25/2019

German Social Democrats adopt gender parity leadership model Germany's oldest political party has decided to adopt a twin-leader model in as part of its attempt to regalvanize the party base. The Social Democrats are tanking in opinion polls and casting around for fresh ideas....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Ethiopia: What we know so far about the 'foiled coup' Top officials were assassinated, one by his bodyguard. Meanwhile, Ethiopia's government was quick to point fingers at General Asaminew Tsige. He was killed in a gunfire exchange on Monday....
01:00, 06/25/2019

EU court says Poland broke law by making judges retire early The European Court of Justice has said that Warsaw violated EU law by forcing judges into early retirement. Poland had already backtracked on the law and reinstated the judges after protests and international pressure....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Boeing Has So Many Grounded 737 Max Planes Waiting to Be Fixed They're Parking Them in the Employee Parking Lot You may recall that, thanks to an issue with faulty sensors in the Boeing 737 Max flight control systems, those planes have been grounded after multiple crashes were found to be related to the issue. Grounded planes are, by definition, not in the air...
01:13, 06/25/2019

Nuevo Laredo says it will receive migrants returned from US The Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo is to begin receiving migrants returned from the United States to wait in Mexico while their asylum claims wind through U.S. courts...
01:39, 06/25/2019

Tearful principal speaks at burned student trial: ‘I made a mistake’ The principal of a prestigious Manhattan high school cried in court on Monday when asked why a litany of safety protocols were ignored before a student was horrifically disfigured in a chemistry experiment gone wrong....
01:52, 06/25/2019

MTA board member wants to publicly shame fare beaters A newly appointed MTA board member on Monday called for the public shaming of subway fare beaters. “I would like to see us capturing this behavior on camera and posting it publicly,” Sarah Feinberg, the chair of the MTA bus and transit committee, sai...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Cyclist killed by tractor-trailer in Manhattan hit-and-run A truck driver fatally struck a bike messenger Monday morning in Manhattan without stopping — but eventually returned to the scene, insisting he never saw her. The rider — identified by officials as Robyn Hightman — was pedaling between cars al...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Hong Kong's struggle against China's new Iron Curtain Anyone who loves the unique culture of Hong Kong can sympathize with the demonstrators who are protesting the latest step in a long process of Hong Kong being absorbed by mainland China. The subjugation of Hong Kong to the full weight of the PRC’s op...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Naomi Campbell says racial diversity in fashion should not be just a trend Racial diversity in fashion has improved in recent years, but the industry must not treat it like a catwalk trend, British model Naomi Campbell told Reuters in an interview....
01:52, 06/25/2019

U.S. Airlines, After Rebuilding Home Networks, Look to Expand Overseas U.S. carriers, after years of ceding market share to rivals and international partners on overseas flights, are adding more than a dozen new routes and increasing capacity to destinations like South Africa, India and Croatia....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Pompeo discusses ensuring stability of energy markets with Saudi king and crown prince U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held discussions on Monday with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on ensuring stability in energy markets and freedom of navigation, Saudi Arabia's ambassador designate to Washington s...
02:00, 06/25/2019

UK businesses losing money and customers due to inaccurate data Businesses are missing out on revenue opportunities and losing customers as a result of bad data practices according to new research from Dun & Bradstreet.To compile its new The Past, Present and Future of Data report, the firm surveyed over 500 busi...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Mets fine manager, pitcher after ugly clubhouse confrontation with reporter The episode involving Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas unfolded in the visitors’ clubhouse at Wrigley Field, after the New York Mets lost to the Chicago Cubs....
02:13, 06/25/2019

Fifa investigating Cameroon behaviour in World Cup defeat against England • Fifa could retrospectively sanction Cameroon players• Referee Qin Liang’s performance given all clearFifa is holding a priority investigation, to be concluded within 48 hours, into the behaviour of the Cameroon team during their 3-0 loss to England...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump net worth 2019: How much is the US President worth compared to Obama and his other predecessors? The 'celebrity president' has boasted frequently about his wealth, but how much is he actually worth, and how much of it came from his father? Megan C. Hills breaks it all down...
02:52, 06/25/2019

Mets fine Mickey Callaway, Jason Vargas for incident with reporter The Mets’ outbursts against Newsday reporter Tim Healey will be costly, at least financially. General manager Brodie Van Wagenen said both manager Mickey Callaway and starting pitcher Jason Vargas were fined for their actions on Sunday. “The al...
02:52, 06/25/2019

Do Not Read This Evangelion Blog. Just Watch Evangelion. This past weekend, Netflix finally did something anime fans have been waiting years for: The seminal mecha series Neon Genesis Evangelion was made available for streaming for the first time ever. You might have seen all the fuss and been intrigued. Y...
03:00, 06/25/2019

America's Leading Medical Groups Declare ‘Public Health Emergency’ Over Climate Change Climate change is set to make us sicker. There are wildfires and their air pollution; insects and the diseases they spread. There’s drought and the consequences of water shortages, as we’re seeing in Chennai, India. Heatwaves will likely kill thousan...
03:00, 06/25/2019

The New Raspberry Pi Is Basically a $35 Desktop Computer It’s rare to come across a bespoke gadget or a cleverly hacked device that doesn’t have a tiny Raspberry Pi inside it. It’s long been one of the easiest and cheapest ways to power a custom creation, but the new Raspberry Pi, announced earlier today, ...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Mets manager Callaway, pitcher Vargas fined after fiery confrontation with reporter The New York Mets fined manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas an undisclosed amount Monday, one day after the pair cursed out a newspaper reporter following a loss to the Chicago Cubs....
03:00, 06/25/2019

Greg Gutfeld: Mayor Pete Buttigieg came off 'small' during town hall "The Five" co-host Greg Gutfeld reacted to South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg performance at a town hall this weekend saying he came off as "small."...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Dan Crenshaw calls Maxine Waters' Iran comments a 'disgrace,' accuses her of 'repeating lies' Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Cali drew fire from Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Tx on Twitter Sunday, after she accused President Trump of provoking a conflict with Iran. ...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Bill Gates says his biggest mistake was not inventing Android Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said in an interview that the biggest mistake he ever made was missing out on creating what Android ultimately became. By that, he means a mobile operating system that along with iOS killed all other rival mobile opera...
03:13, 06/25/2019

Microsoft to launch a foldable Surface tablet with native Android app support Long before the Galaxy Fold was unveiled, we kept hearing rumors that Microsoft was working on a foldable device of its own, a pocketable Surface Phone-like gadget that would run a special version of Windows 10. More recently, we heard that Microsoft...
03:13, 06/25/2019

This terrifying AI generates fake articles from any news site The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence has an interesting new tactic in the war on fake news: make more of it. A team of researchers at the institute recently developed Grover, a neural network capable of generating fake news articles in the...
03:13, 06/25/2019

Microsoft’s mysterious dual-screen Surface will reportedly run Android apps The rumor mill has long suggested Microsoft is working on a dual-screen Surface, but we’ve seen little in the way of specifics. Originally, rumors pointed towards a pocketable device named Andromeda, but more recently it seems Microsoft is focusing o...
03:13, 06/25/2019

This is how I stay productive when flying economy It’s not just you. For the past forty years, airline seats have shrunk to the point where some carriers offer just 28 inches of pitch – defined as the distance from the back of your seat to the seat in front of you – to economy passengers. If you’re ...
03:13, 06/25/2019

| Gay pride | Immigration suffering: WATCH the top world news videos for today Canada's largest Pride parade takes over downtown Toronto | Migrants describe squalid Mexican detention centres; here are the top world new videos for today. WATCH....
03:26, 06/25/2019

Amazon takes on TCL’s Roku TV with low-cost HDR Fire TV television Enlarge / Seeing is believing when it comes to HDR, and this mock-up comparison of the display tech hints at what awaits for Toshiba buyers. (Note: The TV pictured above is NOT the one we're writing about today.) (credit: Ars Technica) Things are l...
03:39, 06/25/2019

Wealth Tax As the rich get richer around the globe, ideas for tapping that wealth are also on the rise. Some proponents see new or higher taxes on the wealthy as the fairest way to pay for new initiatives, while others see them as a tool to combat inequality. B...
03:39, 06/25/2019

The Latest: Colorado couple among those on Hawaii flight HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a fatal plane crash in Hawaii (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A Colorado couple celebrating their first wedding anniversary were among those killed in the skydiving plane crash in Hawaii. The Honolulu Medical Examiner’...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Kentucky Soccer 2019 Season Tickets Now On Sale LEXINGTON, Ky. – Season tickets for both the Kentucky men’s and women’s soccer teams are on sale now, online at UKathletics.com/tickets or by calling the UK Ticket Office at (800) 928-2287 (Option 1). Season tickets offer considerable savings over th...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Uruguay beats Chile, faces Peru in Copa America quarterfinal RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Uruguay beat Copa America defending champions Chile 1-0 on Monday to claim the top spot of Group C. Edinson Cavani’s 82nd minute goal moved Uruguay to seven points and above Chile, which remained with six. Uruguay will fac...
03:52, 06/25/2019

North Carolina abortion ban ruling to be appealed RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State officials are appealing a federal judge’s decision that struck down North Carolina’s ban on abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy except in a medical emergency. A lawyer for North Carolina’s Departmen...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Weather service surveying tornado damage in Kentucky PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a low-level tornado caused damage to a Kentucky Lake marina. Meteorologist Kelly Hooper told the Courier Journal that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Marshall County at Moors Resort & Marina short...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Shaq hosts, Bird and Magic honored at NBA Awards show SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The biggest names in pro basketball are gathering for the annual NBA Awards show. Shaquille O’Neal presides over the festivities Monday night from Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport. The finalists for the Most...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Orioles sign No. 1 overall draft pick Rutschman BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have signed the top overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft, catcher Adley Rutschman of Oregon State. The 21-year-old Rutschman, a switch-hitter, batted .411 with 17 home runs as a junior for the Beavers...
03:52, 06/25/2019

North Carolina company announces recall of frozen sausage WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials say a North Carolina-based food processor is recalling more than 800 pounds of ready-to-eat frozen andouille sausage which may be contaminated with metal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and ...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A wildfire burning in the Florida Everglades has given some commuters a smoky ride home along Interstate 75 in an area called Alligator Alley. Florida Forest Service officials confirmed lightning started the wildfire Sund...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Police release hundreds of files from Smollett investigation CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police have released hundreds of files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett’s claim he was attacked by two men, including footage that shows the actor with his face blurred and wearing a white rope he told detectiv...
03:52, 06/25/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:50 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Mississippi teacher killed in Louisiana; 2 arrested FERRIDAY, La. (AP) — The body of a missing Mississippi school teacher has been found in Louisiana and two suspects have been arrested. News outlets in both states report that Concordia Parish authorities identified the victim as Fred McCray Jr. McCra...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Trump proves to be unpredictable partner at home and abroad WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s sudden decision against military strikes may have prevented open military conflict with Iran. But it also showed him anew to be an unpredictable, unreliable partner at home and abroad. The businessman-...
03:52, 06/25/2019

Conatus Pharma to explore options as liver disease drug fails trial Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday it plans to explore options and implement a restructuring plan after its liver disease drug failed in a mid-stage trial....
03:52, 06/25/2019

Young women smokers at much higher risk of deadly heart attack While smoking boosts the likelihood of heart attack in both men and women of all ages, it has a much more powerful effect in younger women, especially those under 50, a new study suggests....
03:52, 06/25/2019

Facebook's Clegg Fires Back at Apple's Cook A senior Facebook executive, Nick Clegg, took a veiled shot at Apple, continuing the sniping between the tech giants as their business models are under increasing scrutiny from global regulators....
03:52, 06/25/2019

China's vice premier holds call with US trade negotiators Lighthizer, Mnuchin Chinese Vice Premier Liu He held a phone conversation with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, China's Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on Tuesday....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Walmart in Mexico launches grocery orders via WhatsApp Walmart's Mexico unit has begun offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp, the retailer said on Monday, in a new stab at attracting shoppers outside bricks-and-mortar supermarkets....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Dutch emergency services restored after major telecoms outage A nationwide telecommunications outage in the Netherlands knocked police and emergency numbers offline for roughly four hours on Monday before national carrier Royal KPN NV said service was restored....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Huawei: 'No doubt' that we will meet German 5G security standards Huawei, the Chinese technology and telecoms group hit by U.S. sanctions, said on Monday it was confident of meeting the security requirements that Germany is setting for its fifth-generation mobile networks....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Why insider says 2026 Olympics wouldn’t have been good fit for Calgary Rob Livingstone with GamesBids.com said Calgary would have lost to Sweden or Italy because of the way the International Olympic Committee was weighing bids....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Spotify says it overpaid artists last year and wants its money back and good luck with that When the U.S. Copyrights Royalty Board voted to increase songwriter payouts by 44% between 2018 and 2022, Spotify was one of four major streaming companies (along with Amazon, Google, and Pandora) to appeal the ruling. Though they continue to oppose ...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Kellyanne Conway declines to appear before House panel White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Monday turned down a request to testify before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on possible violations of the Hatch Act, opening the doors for the committee to vote on issuing a subpoena to the close ...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Maduro’s ex-spy chief lands in U.S. armed with allegations against Venezuelan government Gen. Manuel Ricardo Cristopher Figuera emerged from hiding in Colombia to allege Cubans in the palace, foreign fighters in the countryside and rot in Maduro’s inner circle....
04:13, 06/25/2019

Groom chooses man’s best friend as his best man At this wedding, the best man was also a very good boy. A groom from Scotland decided that for his best man, all he needed was man’s best friend. So, on his wedding day, he had a 6-year-old Rottweiler with a mini tuxedo strapped to his collar standin...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Bear crosses road, halts Colorado marathon A group of runners experienced a stunning sight last weekend as a bear temporarily halted the Leadville Trail Marathon in Colorado Springs. Two runners, Quentin Genke and Pete Peterson, said they reached the halfway point between mile 12 and 13 when ...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Coffee and ‘brown fat’ could be the secrets to fighting obesity Caffeinate the fat away. Scientists at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom have discovered that drinking a cup of joe may fight obesity and diabetes by helping the body burn fat. “This is the first study in humans to show that so...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Ex-Venezuelan oil minister asks U.S. court to set aside $1.4 bln judgment Former Venezuelan Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez asked a federal judge in Houston on Monday to set aside a $1.4 billion default verdict against him in a fraud suit brought by a defunct Houston oil company, according to court documents....
04:13, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Conatus Pharma to explore options as liver disease drug fails trial Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday it plans to explore options and implement a restructuring plan after its liver disease drug failed in a mid-stage trial....
04:13, 06/25/2019

Canonical returning 32-bit Ubuntu Linux support after gaming uproar 32-bit software should be functionally obsolete, but it turns out to live on in a 64-bit computing world. So, Canonical is putting 32-bit libraries back in to its next Ubuntu Linux releases....
04:26, 06/25/2019

5G to drive SEA mobile data traffic growth seven-fold by 2024 Mobile data traffic in Southeast Asia and Oceania will climb seven times to 16 exabytes per month by 2024, with growth fuelled by "rapid early momentum and enthusiasm" for 5G, reveals a study by Ericsson, which anticipates the mobile technology will ...
04:26, 06/25/2019

Connected cruising: Remote work options when you just can't stay away It's always best to disconnect and recharge while on a vacation but sometimes you need to get a bit of work done. There are connectivity options on all major cruise lines with today's speeds fast enough to get you back into the sun in no time....
04:26, 06/25/2019

Emmy nominations: Will underdog shows shake things up? Monday night marked the deadline for TV academy members to fill out their ballots for September’s Emmy Awards. With 2,300 submissions in the acting category and 732 programs (165 drama series alone) it’s easy to see why the exhausted Emmy voter would...
04:39, 06/25/2019

Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? | The Muse The Kardashians Finally Unleashed Their Wrath Upon Jordyn Woods on TV | Splinter The Holocaust Museum’s Dreadful Intervention In the Concentration Camp Debate | The Grapevine A Twitter Thread Wants to Kn...
04:39, 06/25/2019

Trump Imposes New Sanctions on Iran The Trump administration ordered new sanctions that aim to freeze the assets of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei’s office and several Iranian military commanders and include plans to target Foreign Minister Javad Zarif later this week....
04:52, 06/25/2019

iOS 13 preview: Shaping up to be a huge update After Apple announced all of its big software updates for the year at WWDC, it made clear that the first public beta versions of iOS, iPadOS and macOS would go live sometime in July. Whoops! Never mind. The company just let us know they'll be re...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Amazon Echo Show 5 review: An Alexa display with alarm clock smarts When Amazon introduced the second-gen Echo Show display last year, it was a huge upgrade over the original, with a built-in browser, better sound and more video options than before. Just months later, however, and Amazon has released a new model call...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Drew Brees gives signed jersey to Zion Williamson with personal message The New Orleans Pelicans gave a jolt to the city last week when they drafted Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

US women pass test vs. Spain they desperately needed in World Cup quest Megan Rapinoe converted two penalty kicks to push USA past Spain in a tight ound of 16 game. The USA will play France in quarterfinals Friday.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

NBA teams 'moving away' from using 'owner,' says commissioner Adam Silver NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he's seen mixed reactions from players over the years regarding the use of the term "owner."       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

College World Series: Michigan pounds Vanderbilt in Game 1 of championship series Pitcher Tommy Henry was stellar and Michigan's offense double up Vanderbilt in hits in a Game 1 win in the College World Series championship series.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

The Women's World Cup Video Game Experience Is Sadly Half-Assed The Women’s World Cup has brought together the best teams and players from across the planet, all in the name of some fantastic football (and nightmarish VAR). You might think that, with the eyes of the world upon France and the women’s game, that it...
05:26, 06/25/2019

Free Fan-Made Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Game Is A Fun Throw-Back Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rescue-Palooza! has it all: Foot Soldiers, the Party Wagon, lesser known mutant antagonists Groundchuck and Dirtbag. And best of all, the fan-made PC game is free to download....
05:26, 06/25/2019

Overpowered ‘Frog Legs’ Are Dominating Fallout 76's Battle Royale Mode Nuclear Winter, Fallout 76’s battle royale mode, allows players to go into matches with customized perk loadouts that grant them various advantages in battle. Players enjoying the game’s early “pre-beta” version are finding that some of those perks a...
05:26, 06/25/2019

Tiger Woods no longer target of wrongful-death suit Tiger Woods, the famous golfer, is no longer the target of a pending wrongful-death lawsuit stemming from the death of a bartender at his Florida restaurant who reportedly had a blood alcohol content of about 0.28 when he fatally crashed his car last...
05:26, 06/25/2019

Treasury watchdog will investigate Trump administration delay of $20 Harriet Tubman bill The Treasury Department inspector general will investigate a controversial decision to delay redesigning the $20 bill to feature a portrait of Harriet Tubman....
05:26, 06/25/2019

Taxi Officials Are Grilled Over Lending Crisis: ‘This Is a Moral Outrage’ In an emotional City Council hearing, lawmakers said New York officials could have stopped exploitative loans that have devastated thousands of cabdrivers....
05:39, 06/25/2019

Nissan to postpone talks with Renault to focus on recovery, CEO says Nissan Motor will postpone talks with French partner Renault on deepening their alliance and instead focus on its own recovery, Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa said on Tuesday, signaling no quick-fix for the strained automaking partnership....
05:39, 06/25/2019

Cole Haan's Newest, Lightest ZERØGRANDs Aren't Afraid to Make a Statement We’re longtime fans of Cole Haan’s ZERØGRANDs here at The Inventory, and as such, we’ve been keeping a close eye on their evolution. What started out as a conservative (but quietly innovative) oxford has grown into line encompassing a full-fledged tr...
05:39, 06/25/2019

The Trump Administration Was Not Down With Displaying a Rainbow Flag on Federal Land Queer activists celebrated when it was announced in 2017 that a rainbow flag would be flown outside the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, where a riot in 1969 helped inaugurate the gay rights movement. The flag was to fly in Christopher Park, right...
05:39, 06/25/2019

This robot crawls along wind turbine blades looking for invisible flaws Wind turbines are a great source of clean power, but their apparent simplicity — just a big thing that spins — belie complex systems that wear down like any other, and can fail with disastrous consequences. Sandia National Labs researchers have creat...
05:52, 06/25/2019

4 critically hurt after Carnival Cruise tour bus wrecks in Bahamas A Carnival Cruise tour bus carrying 32 passengers on a shore excursion wrecked in the Bahamas on Monday, sending five people to the hospital — four with critical injuries, officials said. Air Force and Coast Guard crews had to airlift the hurt ...
05:52, 06/25/2019

Miss Hooters Tennessee contestant busted for trashing boyfriend’s house A woman who was among the top five contestants in the Miss Hooters Tennessee competition was arrested for trashing her boyfriend’s house, a report said Monday. Madison Rogers, 21, was charged with aggravated burglary and vandalism after being c...
05:52, 06/25/2019

Mexico sends 15K troops to US border to stop migrants Mexico deployed nearly 15,000 soldiers and National Guardsmen to its border with the US, the army chief said Monday — admitting they are detaining migrants who try to cross after the policy triggered a backlash, a new report said Monday. Under pressu...
05:52, 06/25/2019

Italian ‘cocaine king’ mafia boss escapes from prison in Uruguay An Italian Mafia boss nicknamed the “Cocaine King of Milan” broke out of a Uruguayan prison by climbing out of a hole in the roof, authorities said Monday. Notorious mobster Rocco Morabito and three other inmates made their exit from the ...
05:52, 06/25/2019

San Diego mayor touts ‘dramatic action’ to combat homelessness The mayor of San Diego signed off on an $11 million plan to use taxpayer funds to fund tents, trailers and other facilities to support the city’s homeless population. Mayor Kevin Faulconer, a Republican, ​gave his OK last week to a City Council...
05:52, 06/25/2019

John's Crazy Socks co-founder becomes 1st person with Down syndrome to win major entrepreneurs' award John Cronin, 23, co-founder and Chief Happiness Officer of John’s Crazy Socks just won an Entrepreneur Of The Year award and celebrated his huge achievement on “The Story.”...
05:52, 06/25/2019

Trump 'comfortable with any outcome' from pivotal Xi talks: official U.S. President Donald Trump views this week's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping as a chance to see where Beijing stands on the two countries' trade war, and is "comfortable with any outcome" from the talks, a senior U.S. official said on Mond...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Mexico vows to identify thousands of remains, 'worst legacy' of violence Mexico's government vowed on Monday to identify thousands of human remains that have accumulated in morgues and mass graves during more than a decade of gang violence and stirred anger among bereaved families....
06:00, 06/25/2019

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

Leidos awarded $72.8M for Navy's TRAPS sub detection system Leidos Inc. was awarded a $72.8 million contract for work on the Transformational Reliable Acoustic Path System submarine detection sonar for the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department announced....
06:00, 06/25/2019

Microsoft may actually be committed to PC gaming this time Microsoft is serious about PC gaming. It has said that before, but now it's finally proving it with a decent new Xbox app and a focus on Game Pass.Read More...
06:26, 06/25/2019

AI helps drones navigate forests and other ‘cluttered’ environments In a newly-published paper, researchers propose an AI framework that guides drones through cluttered environments that they've never seen before.Read More...
06:26, 06/25/2019

|Thisiswhyweditchedmulti-currency,saysZim'sNcube Fear of self dollarisation of the economy and the plight of government workers who could no longer afford to buy goods and services forced the Zimbabwean government to abolish the long used multi-currency regime, finance minister Mthuli Ncube said Mo...
06:26, 06/25/2019

Watch SpaceX launch its Falcon Heavy rocket live right here After a stellar start to 2019, SpaceX’s string of good fortune came to a halt when its Crew Dragon capsule exploded during a recent static fire test. The investigation into what caused the “anomaly” is still ongoing, but the show mu...
06:26, 06/25/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes very emotional after winning NBA MVP SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors and Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year on Monday night in S...
06:39, 06/25/2019

Mickey Callaway is the Mets’ sad puppet PHILADELPHIA — Before we get to the crazy, surreal and borderline pre-pubescent portion of the day, we should focus on the match that lit the fuse, which fed the dynamite, which fueled the inferno. That is also the 800-pound neon elephant that stalks...
06:39, 06/25/2019

Steven Matz’s latest Philly dud has Mets’ season in danger zone PHILADELPHIA — The next time Steven Matz is scheduled to pitch at Citizens Bank Park he should just call in sick. About the only thing that can be taken to the bank is that this bandbox is a horror house for the Mets left-hander, who suddenly is care...
06:39, 06/25/2019

Russian, US Astronauts Return To Earth From International Space Station The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's space programme returned to earth Tuesday....
07:00, 06/25/2019

Lyft Driver Dropped Off US Student At Park Far From Home. She Vanished Mackenzie Lueck was dropped off at a park in northern Salt Lake City, where she did not live, said police spokesman Detective Greg Wilking, who declined to say why she went there. T...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Man Who Vandalised Trump "Hollywood star" Stole Marilyn Monroe Statue A man who vandalized President Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star last summer was charged Monday with the theft of a nearby statue of Marilyn Monroe....
07:00, 06/25/2019

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's New Home Cost $3 Million To Renovate Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's new home in Windsor cost 2.4 million Pounds ($3.05 million, 2.7 million euros) to renovate before they moved in, royal accounts showed Tuesday....
07:00, 06/25/2019

Wildfire smoke health impact expected to spread More intense and frequent wildfires in the U.S. means more lung-damaging smoke that researchers say could affect tens of millions of people. One study estimates the number of deaths from chronic exposure to smoke will double in coming decades. (June ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

'A horrible act of violence': 5 dead in Silicon Valley murder-suicide, police say A gunman fatally shot four people in a California home before killing himself Sunday night, San Jose police said, ending an hours-long standoff.        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Owen Labrie, man convicted of sexual assault at prep school, released early for good behavior Owen Labrie was convicted of sexual assault, endangering a minor and a felony computer charge. On Monday, he was released early, on good behavior.        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Iran: We don't want war or escalation of tensions Iran's U.N. ambassador is calling the current situation "very dangerous" and says the United States should de-escalate tensions by stopping "its military adventurism" in the region. (June 24)        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Trump order aimed at 'real' health care costs President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and procedures to keep costs down. (June 24)        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Diamondbacks top Dodgers 8-5, end winning streak at 6 games PHOENIX (AP) — David Peralta hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied for an 8-5 win over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. Former Dodger Tim Locastro put the game out of reach wit...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Alabama wage suit to get second hearing before appeals court ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court is being asked to toss a lawsuit that had accused Alabama lawmakers of racially discrimination due to a law that blocked the majority-black city of Birmingham from raising its minimum wage. At issue in arguments...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Nissan governance steps, board win shareholders’ approval YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Scandal-battered Nissan has won shareholders’ approval for a new system of committees to oversee governance and for keeping Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on its board. The Japanese automaker had seen profits tumble amid ...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Puppy who disappeared after crash found 13 days later FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A recently adopted puppy that disappeared after her owner crashed in Arizona survived 13 days in the mountains and has been reunited with her owner. The Arizona Daily Sun reports volunteers found Bella, a 4-month-old mixed yel...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Teary-eyed Antetokounmpo wins NBA MVP honors SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors and Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year on Monday night in S...
08:00, 06/25/2019

UCLA’s Garcia wins Collegiate Woman Athlete of Year LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA softball player Rachel Garcia has been named Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year. Garcia was presented with the Honda Cup on Monday night in a ceremony at Galen Center on the USC campus. The junior pitcher from Palmdale, Cali...
08:00, 06/25/2019

UN Security Council condemns attacks on oil tankers, but not Iran A closed-door meeting of the United Nations Security Council Monday afternoon on the recent attacks on oil tankers and a U.S. drone ended without a condemnation of Iran....
08:00, 06/25/2019

When is Amazon Prime Day? The date is out – and it's just around the corner Amazon Prime Day, when the e-commerce giant offers a major sale in the middle of summer, will take place on July 15 and 16, the company says.       ...
08:13, 06/25/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer finishes out of money at World Series of Poker debut LAS VEGAS — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished in 454th place among more than 1,800 entrants in a No-...
08:39, 06/25/2019

Apple's Seattle workforce will quintuple by 2024 Apple is doubling down on the number of employees it plans on hiring in its new Seattle site. The company announced at a Monday news conference that it would be bringing 2,000 jobs to the city by 2024 -- twice the number it initially planned. The new...
08:52, 06/25/2019

Jermall Charlo to prove that he is the true contender Jermall Charlo most avoid an upset to hang on to his 'interim' strap The post Jermall Charlo to prove that he is the true contender appeared first on Boxing News....
09:00, 06/25/2019

Refurbishing Prince Harry and wife Meghan's home cost $3 million pounds The cost of renovating Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's new home was $3 million, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday as it detailed how the royal family had spent money provided by taxpayers....
09:00, 06/25/2019

SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy rocket with 24 satellites SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carrying 24 experimental satellites in what Elon Musk's rocket company called one of the most difficult launches it has attempted....
09:13, 06/25/2019

Hackers hit global telcos in espionage campaign: cyber research firm Hackers have broken into the systems of more than a dozen global telecoms companies and taken large amounts of personal and corporate data, researchers from a cyber security company said on Tuesday, identifying links to previous Chinese cyber-espiona...
09:13, 06/25/2019

Nokia not immune to impact of trade war uncertainty, says its China president Finland's Nokia Oyj is not immune from the trade war between the United States and China which has caused economic uncertainty, the company's Greater China president said on Tuesday....
09:13, 06/25/2019

German scientists say spinach chemical should be banned from sports Popeye guzzled spinach to get his superhuman strength. But the plant's power-boosting properties aren't just fiction. German scientists say spinach has a steroid-like chemical that should be added to the doping list....
09:26, 06/25/2019

UP Man Allegedly Tries To Molest Woman, Then Targets Family, Runs Over 2 Two elderly women were killed after being run over by a car driven allegedly by a man who tried to molest a woman from their family in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr. Two others were injured in the......
09:52, 06/25/2019

In Jharkhand Mob Killing, 11 Arrests, Doctor Under Probe: 10 Points The Jharkhand police are focusing on the role of their colleagues and a doctor involved in the case of a 24-year-old man, who died after being beaten by a mob last week. A Special Investigation Team......
09:52, 06/25/2019

Kashmiri Cab Driver Returns Bag With Valuables Worth Rs 10 Lakh To Tourist A cab driver was praised on Monday for his honesty as he returned a lost bag carrying cash and jewellery worth Rs 10 lakh to its rightful owner, a tourist visiting Shopian district of Jammu and......
09:52, 06/25/2019

'The Hills: New Beginnings' is like an old friend Not 10 minutes into MTV's "The Hills: New Beginnings," the bubbly is flowing, the lips are glossed and old friends Audrina Patridge, Whitney Port and Heidi Montag sit pool-side and catch each other (and their audience) up on their kids, their feuds a...
09:52, 06/25/2019

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launches 24 satellites in government mission SpaceX's third-ever Falcon Heavy rocket launched early Tuesday from Florida, carrying 24 satellites in a complex government mission from Kennedy Space Center....
09:52, 06/25/2019

Deutsche Telekom venture arm closes $350 million fund to new money Deutsche Telekom's venture capital arm said on Tuesday it was closing its second fund to new money after raising $350 million to invest in software service companies that are powering digital transformation....
09:52, 06/25/2019

U.S. relocates hundreds of migrant children from overcrowded border station Nearly 250 migrant children have been relocated to children's shelters from an overcrowded Texas border patrol station where attorneys said they had been held for weeks in dirty conditions without adequate food and water....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-Venezuelan oil minister asks U.S. court to set aside $1.4 billion judgment Former Venezuelan Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez asked a federal judge in Houston on Monday to set aside a $1.4 billion default verdict against him in a fraud suit brought by a defunct Houston oil company, according to court documents....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Parents of girl from India who died in U.S. desert 'desperate' for asylum The parents of a 6-year-old migrant girl from India who died of heat stroke in an Arizona desert said they sought asylum in the United States because they were "desperate."...
10:00, 06/25/2019

Supreme Court strikes down stiff firearms penalties Conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch sided with the U.S. Supreme Court's four liberal members on Monday in striking down as unconstitutionally vague a law imposing stiff criminal sentences for people convicted of certain crimes involving firearms....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Truck driver in deadly New Hampshire crash arrested on negligent homicide charges The driver of a pickup truck who crashed into a group of motorcyclists near New Hampshire's White Mountains, killing seven of them, was arrested on Monday and charged with seven counts of negligent homicide, officials said....
10:00, 06/25/2019

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website ...
10:00, 06/25/2019

Here’s what the new footage will include in this weekend’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ rerelease Tickets started going on sale Monday night for this weekend’s re-release of Avengers: Endgame, which is heading back into theaters for a brief run that gives the Marvel superhero epic a fighting chance to finally surpass Avatar as the highest-g...
10:13, 06/25/2019

Khloe Kardashian Says She's Found the ''Beauty'' in Life After Tristan Thompson Scandal In every cloud there's a silver lining. As upsetting as some scandals can be, Khloe Kardashian has managed to overcome the biggest challenges that life has thrown at her, including......
10:39, 06/25/2019

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner Prove Power Couple Status in Paris Ahead of Second Wedding Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner are setting the standard for summer fashion. Ahead of their second wedding in France, the duo took off to the fashion capital of Paris to sight-see, celebrate......
10:39, 06/25/2019

Inside Barack and Michelle Obama's Summer Getaway With George and Amal Clooney Hollywood and Washington D.C. are colliding this travel season. As former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama continued their European vacation over the weekend,......
10:39, 06/25/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo gives emotional speech after winning NBA MVP award Giannis Antetokounmpo was emotional, particularly when discussing his late father, as he accepted the NBA MVP award.       ...
10:39, 06/25/2019

Emergency aid bill challenges Pelosi’s grip on Democrats A $4.5 million House bill aimed at providing more funding to migrant families detained at the U.S.-Mexico border is posing a challenge to Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s grip on her party, as its liberal faction argue it doesn’t go far enough...
11:13, 06/25/2019

Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper sends first memo to troops as Pentagon boss On his first day on the job as the new acting secretary of defense, Mark Esper on Monday sent a memorandum to all Pentagon employees, laying out the Defense Department’s “path forward.”...
11:13, 06/25/2019

Devin Nunes: Christopher Steele must be interviewed by DOJ to answer questions on anti-Trump dossier House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes has called on British ex-spy Christopher Steele to be interviewed to answer key questions on the anti-Trump dossier....
11:13, 06/25/2019

My wife says sex makes her feel violated, but she won’t talk about it Asking about it usually leaves her sobbing and accusing me of pushing her too far. I want to know why she gets so upsetMy partner and I have been together for 18 years and have two wonderful children and a happy life. Our sex life has never been as g...
11:26, 06/25/2019

A white-noise machine – will it help me sleep or just drown out the sound of sexy foxes? Many people swear by the sleep-inducing qualities of white noise, but to me it feels like being trapped in an overheated computerThere is a video I like to play as I lie in bed at night. It is a clip of the One Show presenter Matt Baker asking the th...
11:26, 06/25/2019

Pelosi and Schumer Slam President Trump’s Threatened Deportations WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump’s threatened coast-to-coast deportations of migrants “outside the circle of civilized human behavior” and the Senate’s top Democrat labeled the warnin...
11:39, 06/25/2019

Rajiv Assassination Case: High Court Allows Nalini To Appear In Person The Madras High Court today granted permission to Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, to appear in person on July 5 and argue on her plea for six months ordinary......
11:52, 06/25/2019

"Can't Wish Away" Russia Defence Ties, Say Sources Before Pompeo Visit India will push ahead with its $5 billion air-defence missile deal with its longtime defence partner Russia despite threat of US sanctions, a stand that will be made clear to US Secretary of State......
11:52, 06/25/2019

"Democracy Was Murdered By Congress": JP Nadda On Emergency 1975 Emergency Anniversary: June 25 marks the day when then prime minister Indira Gandhi had declared a state of Emergency in the country for a 21-month period from 1975 to 1977....
11:52, 06/25/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks tie homer-streak record Giancarlo Stanton hit his first homer of the season to highlight a seven-run sixth inning, and the New York Yankees tied a major league record by homering for the 27th straight game Monday night before holding on for a 10-8 victory over the visiting ...
12:26, 06/25/2019

Tsitsipas faces steep learning curve at Wimbledon The rise of Stefanos Tsitsipas is one of the feel-good stories of tennis this year but the Greek world number six with the infectious smile and aggressive game will be out of his comfort zone as the grass-court season builds up to Wimbledon....
12:26, 06/25/2019

NBA awards: Antetokounmpo wins MVP, Doncic top rookie Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo became the second European player to be selected the NBA's Most Valuable Player, winning the honor on Monday night at the league's awards show in Santa Monica, Calif....
12:26, 06/25/2019

Woods dropped from wrongful death case A family's wrongful death lawsuit that was filed last month against Tiger Woods, a Florida restaurant named for him, and Woods' girlfriend, Erica Herman, the eatery's general manager, is no longer targeting the star golfer, Woods' attorney said Monda...
12:26, 06/25/2019

Canada rues 'Gretzky' moment during World Cup exit Canada crashed out of the women's World Cup on Monday with a 1-0 loss to Sweden that left many wondering why the country's most prolific goal scorer was not called upon for a late penalty that would have tied the game....
12:26, 06/25/2019

Has an Australian judge just broken Facebook for publishers? Landmark ruling set to change the way media companies engage with the social media giantA landmark ruling in the New South Wales supreme court has again raised concerns about defamation law in Australia, and has the potential to significantly affect ...
12:52, 06/25/2019

Universal Music fire: Soundgarden, Tupac Shakur estate and others file class-action lawsuit The lawsuit seeks compensation for the losses of the 2008 Universal Studios fire which allegedly destroyed more than 500,000 archived master audio recordings....
13:13, 06/25/2019

FA want answers from Aidy Boothroyd over England U21 failure Aidy Boothroyd will be asked to explain England's disappointing performance at the European Under-21 Championship, but his position is not thought to be under immediate threat....
13:13, 06/25/2019

Albania president rejects ruling to hold municipal elections Albania’s president has condemned a decision by electoral authorities in favor of holding municipal elections this weekend, calling on the ruling Socialists to hold talks and not carry out an “imaginary” voting process...
13:13, 06/25/2019

METALS-Copper gains as Chile strike underlines supply deficit Copper prices rose on Tuesday as a strike at a major mine in Chile underlined a supply shortfall, although investors were on edge ahead of U.S.-China trade talks later this week....
13:13, 06/25/2019

Apple forgoes a potential iPhone camera revolution, as quantum dots prove too costly The 2019 iPhones are expected to largely stay the same in terms of design but upgrade the camera area and the horse power under the hood significantly. These may sound as good reasons to switch from the iPhone X/8, or whatever 2017 gear you are still...
13:26, 06/25/2019

Take a look at this gray Nokia 9 PureView prototype Most flagship smartphones these days are available to purchase in a wide range of colors. The Nokia 9 PureView, however, is sold in just one – Midnight Blue. But as new images reveal, HMD Global was working on a second finish for its latest high-end ...
13:26, 06/25/2019

Apple's Beats Powerbeats3 wireless earphones hit a new all-time low price of $49 (refurbished) Considering the "totally wireless" Powerbeats Pro are now widely available in the US for $250 a pair, it's obviously hard to justify the purchase of the older and not-completely-wireless Beats Powerbeats3 earphones at their $200 list price. Fortunate...
13:26, 06/25/2019

Banning dangerous chemicals could save the US billions | Leonardo Trasande It’s a myth that environmental regulations stifle economic productivity. Harmful chemicals cost the US $340bn a yearThe Trump administration has argued that environmental regulations hold back economic productivity. Yet history suggests that the oppo...
13:26, 06/25/2019

Decoding the economy’s puzzling number game I am going to explain to you why the Federal Reserve and everyone else may be confused about what is really happening with the economy. And there will be numbers — a lot of them — that don’t make sense to even the policymakers....
13:39, 06/25/2019

Grubhub repays one eatery $10K over fee protest A riled-up New York restaurateur got a refund of more than $10,000 from Grubhub after he complained about five years’ worth of bogus fees for phone calls that had nothing to do with food orders, The Post has learned. The restaurant owner says he firs...
13:39, 06/25/2019

Top Austrian court says Ukrainian oligarch can be sent to US VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice has ruled that a Ukrainian oligarch who prosecutors say had business ties to President Donald Trump’s ex-campaign manager, Paul Manafort, can be extradited to the United States in a bribery...
13:52, 06/25/2019