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Nobody Knows What Socialism Means

The title of this post is not meant to convey that I know what socialism means, so you should defer to me. Instead, it is mean to convey that nobody knows what ...

Nobody Knows What Socialism Means

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How Socialism Improves Sex Lives A Q&A with Kristen Ghodsee, who wrote the book 'Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism', about why the adoption of socialist policies and safety net programs would make for stronger relationships, and, as a result, more (and better) sex....
02:26, 05/16/2019

Only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing In a new poll from Gallup, only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing for the United States, with 43% believing it would be a good thing for the nation....
01:52, 05/22/2019

Why ‘Socialism’ Conveys One Thing Here, Another There Socialism as a governing philosophy, an offhand insult, or both, is stirring politics again. From the U.S to the U.K. to Brazil and beyond, the term is being newly embraced, debated or disparaged amid larger conversations about rising inequality, the...
10:52, 06/11/2019

‘Socialism for the rich’: the evils of bad economics The economic arguments adopted by Britain and the US in the 1980s led to vastly increased inequality – and gave the false impression that this outcome was not only inevitable, but good. By Jonathan AldredIn most rich countries, inequality is rising, ...
12:26, 06/06/2019

Here's how socialism went mainstream in American politics Presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders and freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have helped to catapult socialism back into mainstream American politics....
23:52, 07/31/2019

Is socialism the future for Germany's ailing SPD? The Social Democrats are struggling for relevance after a decade-long crisis of faith. DW's Austin Davis traveled to Munich to see if socialism can be the answer to the woes dogging Germany's oldest political party....
21:39, 07/08/2019

What Is Democratic Socialism? Whose Version Are We Talking About? Bernie Sanders is giving a speech on democratic socialism. But if you ask five democratic socialists what the term means, you’ll likely get five different answers....
21:13, 06/12/2019

Democratic candidates spar over ‘socialism’ Democratic candidates gathered in San Francisco Saturday to shmooze at the state party’s ­annual convention — and bicker among themselves over the best way to unseat President Trump. At one point, the gathering became a referendum on ­socialism...
17:00, 06/02/2019

New Edition of Monopoly Is All About the Horrors of Socialism Socialism! It’s not just a school of political thought predicated on the equitable division of labor, resources, and benefits. It’s also, for some inexplicable reason, the theme of a new spin-off of the classic board game Monopoly....
18:52, 08/22/2019

Four in 10 Americans embrace socialism, Gallup poll says A new Gallup poll released Monday found that 43 percent of Americans think socialism would be a good thing for the United States, while 51 percent say it would be a bad thing....
18:13, 05/21/2019

Why ‘Socialism’ Is Both a Governing Philosophy and an Offhand Insult Socialism as a governing philosophy, an offhand insult, or both, is stirring politics again. From the U.S to the U.K. to Brazil and beyond, the term is being newly embraced, debated or disparaged amid larger conversations about rising inequality, the...
00:26, 06/12/2019

Turns Out Socialism Polls Badly When You Tell People It'll Be Horrible Is socialism popular? Let’s turn to a fair, neutral observer to find out: the American Action Network, which is affiliated with the Congressional Leadership Fund, whose job it is to elect House Republicans....
00:52, 08/14/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace it? In the fourth part of our series we examine how voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted. Half of Americans under 40 say they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes ...
18:52, 09/06/2019

Fox Finally Settles It: Socialism Rules, Capitalism Drools Fox Business Network, that bastion of reasoned debate, hosted an hour-long “debate” on the virtues of capitalism and socialism today. On socialism’s side was Marxist economist Richard Wolff and New York City Democratic Socialists of America co-chair ...
01:26, 05/17/2019

Ken Griffin decries socialism as he’s named 3rd ‘richest’ hedgie BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Ken Griffin may be one of the smartest guys on Wall Street, but he still can’t understand why millennials are attracted to socialism. Speaking at conference for financial titans on Tuesday, the Chicago-based hedge-fund t...
00:26, 05/03/2019

Charles Payne: Millennials have 'romanticized' idea of socialism Fox Business’ Charles Payne discussed his “Capitalism vs. Socialism” Town Hall on The Todd Starnes Show, where he pontificated that a choice between the two monetary systems will be the biggest issue in 2020 presidential election....
02:26, 05/16/2019

Conservatives must articulate a response to Medicare for All, or socialism wins Most healthcare proposals — including Medicare for All, Medicare at 50, a public insurance option, expanding Obamacare, and allowing the federal government to negotiate prescription drug prices — share one thing in common: a more aggressive governmen...
19:26, 07/01/2019

Bernie Sanders to defend his brand of socialism in speech Presidential contender will outline his political philosophy and accuse Trump of profiting from ‘corporate socialism’Bernie Sanders, draping himself in the progressive tradition of Franklin Roosevelt, is poised to defend his political philosophy in a...
02:39, 06/12/2019

Economists use beer as measure to document failures of socialism in new book With the hot-button word “socialism” sparking intense political debate as Americans brace for the 2020 presidential election, two U.S. economists have completed a global drinking tour – and a book already at the top of Amazon's "beer" category – warn...
11:00, 07/30/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace the ideology? Voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted with half of those under 40 saying they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes rogue, embarking on a truth-telling binge in ...
08:52, 09/06/2019

Bernie Sanders seems to think socialism has reduced Chinese poverty; he's got it exactly wrong Bernie Sanders has a new hero. During an interview with Hill.TV, the Vermont senator claimed that despite China’s authoritarian tilt, the communist regime has made “more progress in addressing extreme poverty than any country in the history of the wo...
10:00, 08/28/2019

Beto O'Rourke's campaign for climate socialism is deeply unserious Reading former Democratic Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke's newly released climate plan on Monday, I was struck by that famous Sherlock Holmes line: "When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the tr...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Republicans have been tying Democrats to socialism for 90 years. Trump is going all in on the tradition. Ahead of the 2020 elections, Republicans and President Trump are again trying to contrast themselves with Democrats by linking Democratic policy proposals to “socialism.” Will it work?...
22:52, 06/20/2019

Melinda Gates: Capitalism needs work, but it beats socialism and the US is 'lucky' to have it Melinda Gates, in an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick, says people living in developing countries "want to live in these types of capitalistic societies."...
15:00, 04/28/2019

These Democrats Are Trying to Ensure the Term ‘Socialism’ Doesn’t Define Them in 2020 Last week, Sen. Bernie Sanders stood on stage at a Washington, D.C., college campus extolling the virtues of democratic socialism in what his presidential bid billed as a major speech. As this week began, a group of roughly 200 top Democratic strateg...
00:26, 06/20/2019

This May Day, let’s hope democratic socialism makes a come back | Bhaskar Sunkara For the sake of our planet and our species, we need to remember what was good in the old socialist dreamsIn recent decades, socialism has been challenged from all directions. The influential German sociologist Ralf Dahrendorf was right when he wrote ...
19:13, 05/01/2019

Bernie Sanders to defend democratic socialism as 'unfinished business' U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will give a speech on Wednesday defending his democratic socialist agenda as the "unfinished business" of former President Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal and a vital step toward guaranteed economic rights....
10:00, 06/12/2019

Boom: Heritage Foundation raises record $14M to fight socialism The Heritage Foundation, the nation’s top conservative think tank, just broke a fundraising record to fight the growing wave of socialism and act on a new strategic plan to expand its policy influence on Capitol Hill and inside the administration....
19:39, 05/03/2019

Trump taunts Dems with anti-socialism ads ahead of debate HOUSTON — President Trump will stake out the skies at tonight’s debate by flying a giant banner above his Democratic 2020 opponents. Trump will taunt the White House hopefuls with a banner reading: “Socialism will kill Houston’s economy! ...
23:39, 09/12/2019

GOP megadonor Paul Singer rallies conservatives: 'Socialism is on the march again' Republican megadonor and hedge fund executive Paul Singer went on offense at a recent gala in New York honoring U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Daines introduces resolution condemning socialism, saying 'pivotal' moment has arrived Montana Republican Sen. Steve Daines introduced a resolution forcefully condemning what he called the "failed experiment" of socialism on Monday, warning that the United States had "two paths to take" -- with one leading to "freedom," and the other, ...
11:00, 07/30/2019

Bernie Sanders to make his case for Democratic socialism in major speech Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is expected to make a speech on Wednesday touting his idea of Democratic socialism, a system promising Medicare-for-all, free public college and a $15-per-hour minimum wage, all of which have caused Republicans to dismiss ...
04:52, 06/12/2019

Gaining Strength in Spain, Sánchez Emerges as Beacon for Socialism in Europe The prime minister has completed a remarkable comeback, consolidating a victory in national elections with a strong showing for the European Parliament....
18:52, 05/29/2019

Salt Lake City offers glimpse of socialism Mormon-style Utah has one of the nation’s lowest rates of income inequality in part because of the Church of Latter-day Saints’ welfare system, but it also ranks dead last for economic equality for womenA few blocks from the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, a hu...
08:26, 07/02/2019

Mike Pence says Ilhan Omar ‘chooses socialism’ after her Venezuela comments Vice President Mike Pence panned Rep. Ilhan Omar for picking “socialism over freedom” by blaming the US for the crisis in Venezuela. “As Venezuelans take to the streets to stand for their freedom against an oppressive dictator, Democrat Congresswoman...
20:52, 05/02/2019

Insane New GOP Attack Ad Sets Photo of AOC on Fire to Decry Evils of Socialism A new Republican PAC aimed at elevating “the next generation of Republicans” debuted during Democratic presidential debate on Thursday with an ad featuring Republican darling/foe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)....
23:13, 09/13/2019

Employer coverage is a barrier to free market healthcare, and a bulwark against socialism The view that the American healthcare system is too expensive and overly complex is one that enjoys broad ideological agreement. That consensus breaks down when it comes to the debate over whether government is the cause of these problems or at the c...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Sanders brilliantly fuses old-school socialism with American liberalism | Bhaskar Sunkara In a speech yesterday, the 2020 contender’s message was crystal clear: ‘Political freedom in the absence of economic freedom is not real freedom’In a speech yesterday at George Washington University in Washington DC, the Vermont senator Bernie Sander...
20:26, 06/13/2019

Sarah Sanders: 'Truly mind-boggling' how people can choose socialism with Trump's economy White House press secretary Sarah Sanders expressed disbelief on Saturday at the fact that Democrats pushed "socialism" while living under President Donald Trump's successful economy and while watching that system "crumble before their very eyes."...
04:00, 05/05/2019

Perils Of Socialism: Sweden Used To Be A Prosperous Nation. Then They Became Socialist. Today Their Country Is Known As Venezuela Liberal idiots are flocking to the siren call of socialism, convinced that they’re special snowflakes who deserve everything for free. Sure, free healthcare sounds nice, but countries that try socialism always pay the price. Just look at the sad exam...
14:39, 05/02/2019

‘High-level fear-mongering’: Trump’s economic team drives ‘socialism’ attack Departing from wonky tradition, economic aides — echoing Trump campaign themes — are spotlighting what they call socialism’s potentially disastrous impact....
13:13, 05/02/2019

Statehood push for DC, Puerto Rico part of Dems' 'full-bore socialism,' McConnell says House Democrats' attempts to grant statehood to the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico amount to “full-bore socialism” -- which Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he cannot abide....
13:52, 06/19/2019

Spoiler alert? Senator's anti-socialism speech may signal GOP's 2020 strategy, media say Media outlets are propping up Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, as the example of what Republicans will be driving home in the 2020 election cycle: it’s either us or socialism.  ...
12:39, 06/26/2019

Ted Cruz defends Hasbro's 'Monopoly Socialism' after parody board game draws criticism online Sen. Ted Cruz came to the defense of toy-making giant Hasbro on Thursday after the company came under fire over a "Monopoly Socialism" game that takes as its slogan the phrase "Winning is for capitalists."...
10:26, 08/23/2019

Sean Spicer: 2020 election is a choice between Trump's economic prosperity and Dems' left turn toward socialism Voters in 2020 have a clear choice -- continue on President Trump's path of economic prosperity or take a hard-left turn under whoever emerges from the Democratic field, according to former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer....
00:26, 07/09/2019

Trump equates Democrats with 'rise of radical socialism' President Trump said any vote for a Democrat is a vote for "the rise of radical socialism." Trump rallied Monday night in Fayetteville, North Carolina for Republican Dan Bishop, who faces Democrat Dan McCready in a special U.S. House election on Tues...
19:00, 09/10/2019

What a Kid Really Means When They Ask, 'Why?' Little kids are notorious for asking incessant questions, the most common variety being the endless, “Why?” And we try to answer them—we always swore we’d be the parent who would encourage their curiosity, after all—but sometime between the fifth and...
21:52, 07/17/2019

iTunes is over: what this means for you Will my iPod still work? What if I use Windows? Don’t worry – the closure of Apple’s music app will not bulldoze your libraryApple is closing iTunes this autumn, but don’t panic: the change means less than it sounds, your music is safe and iTunes isn...
15:26, 06/04/2019

What 'Hentai' Actually Means “Hentai is brilliant,” reads the title of a recent Guardian article about a British game show contestant who won a round with the word “hentai.” But what does “hentai” actually mean, and how has that meaning changed? Let’s dive into the word’s etymol...
20:52, 07/10/2019

Being Bipolar Means Always Having to Say, ‘Um … What’s Your Name Again?’ Charlie Sheen, who at one time was definitely a terrible person who also happens to struggle with mental illness and addiction, once said (and I paraphrase) that most people wouldn’t last very long in his head. While during the very manic time when h...
19:39, 05/13/2019

The Capital One Breach: What It Means for You A hacker accessed personal information of over 100 million Capital One credit-card customers and applicants. Here’s what you need to know to protect your information....
17:52, 07/30/2019

Here's what that Fed rate cut means for your finances Everything from credit cards to car loans are generally based on a benchmark rate, which in turn is influenced by the Fed's target interest rate....
23:52, 07/31/2019

Tanker ban bill: What it means, who is for and against it, and what’s next The so-called tanker ban bill, officially called Bill C-48 or the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act, is one step closer to becoming law after the Senate rejected a recommendation to dismiss the bill....
20:13, 06/07/2019

IRS means business when it comes to bitcoin In my last column, I reported that the IRS is going after people who trade bitcoin and other virtual currencies — and didn’t bother to pay tax on their gains. In fact, I’m told the IRS sent out 10,000 letters to people who could be tax scofflaws beca...
07:13, 08/08/2019

GGG means business, both in and out of the ring Former middleweight world titleholder Gennady Golovkin sees his fight on Saturday against Steve Rolls as the beginning of the final stage of his boxing career -- and beyond....
19:39, 06/07/2019

'Medicare for all' means choice for none “Medicare for all” is another name for socialized health insurance. The Congressional Budget Office published a paper on the general idea this week, reigniting debates over the costs....
21:52, 05/03/2019

What a 'No-Deal' Brexit Actually Means On Wednesday, the Queen agreed to the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s request to suspend the current Parliament session, just ahead of the Brexit deadline. According to Johnson, it has nothing to do with the UK’s exit from the European Union, but c...
17:39, 08/29/2019

What Andrew Luck Means Given the circumstances, it’s remarkable Andrew Luck wasn’t playing for the Detroit Lions. The Colts franchise QB is retiring less than two weeks before the NFL season is slated to begin. There’s already a host of people, namely idiot Colts fans, rea...
01:13, 08/26/2019

Floccinaucinihilipilification? RBI Governor Knows What It Means Central bank watchers were left scrambling this week for their dictionaries and Google searches to decipher parts of a speech by Governor Shaktikanta Das and minutes of the recent monetary policy......
17:39, 08/22/2019

What the Interest-Rate Cut Means for You The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut its short-term benchmark rate can mean different things for your mortgage, your student loans and other kinds of borrowing....
15:13, 09/19/2019

What 'Six Weeks Pregnant' Really Means In the wake of a Georgia law banning abortions after five to six weeks of pregnancy, a few people—I’m not naming names—have shown that they have no idea how weeks are counted in pregnancy. Folks, on the day you have sex to make a baby, you are consid...
23:39, 05/08/2019

What massive Yankees win really means in big picture BOSTON — And just like that, the Yankees have clinched the American League East. OK, that’s overstating the situation. But a critical, 9-6 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday night at Fenway Park did more than avert a four-game sweep and cease the sta...
10:13, 07/29/2019

Yankees’ all-in approach means no one is off-limits As the Yankees pursue pitching help, for better or worse, here stands the reality about their farm system: No one is untouchable. No one should be unattainable. That speaks in large part to the strength of their major league roster, with positions an...
05:26, 07/16/2019

Here's what we know about new UK PM Boris Johnson and what he means for Brexit Boris Johnson is to be the U.K.'s next prime minister but the charismatic and controversial figure will already divides the party and British public alike....
16:00, 07/23/2019

Seven charts that explain what net zero emissions means for the UK The Committee on Climate Change has urged the government to adopt a target of net zero emissions by 2050. These seven charts show how that might unfold, and what it means for the UK economy...
04:00, 05/02/2019

What WeWork's delayed IPO means for competitors Knotel co-founder and CEO Amol Sarva joins "Squawk Alley" to discuss the company's growth and room for competition amid WeWork's delayed IPO....
05:52, 09/18/2019

What It Means When You Get 'SSSS' on Your Boarding Pass Recently, a friend of mine tried to print his boarding pass for a return trip home from San Francisco and had some issues. No matter how many times he reloaded Delta’s site or tried checking in on his phone, he kept getting a message that he wouldn’t...
21:00, 06/04/2019

Trump Says Racist Nonsense Because He Means It and Because He Knows He Can Win on It Donald Trump, in a series of tweets from Sunday night well into Monday morning, doubled down on his racist, xenophobic criticism of four Democratic congresswomen, Reps. Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley. After c...
02:13, 07/16/2019

Here's what the Fed's interest rate cut means for your wallet For everyday Americans, the Federal Reserve's decision to cut rates could mean cheaper loans. At the same time, consumers will earn less interest on their savings....
21:26, 09/18/2019

Trump Wants to Keep Poor Immigrants Out by Any Means Necessary On Monday, the Trump administration announced a new rule that will bar many poor immigrants from receiving green cards, specifically because they are or are likely to be deemed “public charges”—i.e., receive benefits such as food stamps or Medicaid—o...
02:13, 08/13/2019

New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
01:52, 08/17/2019

All the reasons why the FedEx Cup means so much this weekend Tiger is still hoping for a spot at East Lake. Everybody is still chasing Brooks Koepka. And why next year's majors are on some players' minds this weekend....
05:26, 08/17/2019

Chemicals from sunscreen get into your blood: Here's what that means When people slather on sunscreen, chemicals in the products are absorbed into the bloodstream, and the health effects are still unknown, a new government study reports....
20:00, 05/07/2019

What a ‘No-Deal Brexit’ Means and Why It’s a Risk Again The threat of a no-deal Brexit is back, and companies on both sides of the English Channel are gearing up once again for the scenario they consider the worst case. Prime Minister Theresa May had all but ruled out the possibility of Britain exiting th...
19:13, 07/02/2019

When Providing for Your Family Means Leaving It Behind Jason DeParle’s “A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves” is a deeply reported look at global migration centered on the experiences of a single Filipino family over the course of 30 years....
13:26, 08/20/2019

The first 5G phone in Europe was unexpected - and here's what it means for you We're finally starting to see 5G phones make their way to Europe, after networks and phones became available in the US and South Korea in April, but the race to release the first 5G phone in Europe was a tight one.In the end the top three conten...
04:13, 05/05/2019

What Knicks’ ongoing silence really means There was no song and dance in Las Vegas from Knicks coach David Fizdale. Nor were there any remarks from Knicks president Steve Mills or general manager Scott Perry. None of the trio was made available to the media during the NBA Summer League, whic...
03:13, 07/14/2019

U.S. Sanctions on Iran’s Top Ayatollah? What It Means With the U.S. already sanctioning almost 1,000 Iranian entities, President Donald Trump had limited choices when he opted to impose new penalties to punish Iran’s downing of a U.S. Navy drone in the Persian Gulf last week. In the event, he went big, ...
14:26, 06/26/2019

Yankees want answers for snafu that means nothing now LOS ANGELES — The Yankees are spitting into the wind. Aaron Boone talked to general manager Brian Cashman and assistant GM Jean Afterman about plate umpire Gabe Morales costing the Yankees a chance to score the tying run in the ninth inning of Saturd...
13:39, 08/26/2019

Hulu will belong to Disney. Here's what that means Disney's acquisition of 21st Century Fox means it took Fox's share of Hulu in that deal, adding to its own and giving it majority control of Hulu.        ...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Wide boy: what the return of flared trousers means for men Fun, frivolity and freedom – the sweeping silhouette made famous in the era of Saturday Night Fever is back in full swing. But how to make it modern? Read The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement“A long leg, an almost 70s flare.” This was a sente...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Flaw means Mac cameras can be turned on remotely A flaw in the Zoom video conferencing software for Mac could allow someone running a website to turn on the cameras of visiting Apple users and record them....
21:26, 07/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘Infinite Means’ May Be a Mirage Mr. Epstein, facing sex-trafficking charges, has long been hailed as a financial wizard. He got rich with the help of two wealthy connections, but there is little evidence he’s a billionaire....
15:13, 07/11/2019

What America's Got Talent Means to Kodi Lee and His Family With one performance on America's Got Talent, Kodi Lee became a star. The 22 year-old singer is blind and autistic and he also has an incredible voice that wowed all four judges......
06:13, 06/05/2019

Another critical software bug means the Boeing 737 Max still isn’t safe to fly The Boeing 737 Max saga continues with a new development that’s not good news for Boeing. There’s a new software issue that Boeing has to fix, which was discovered during recent FAA testing with the platform. There’s no telling when...
16:52, 06/28/2019

Fed holds rates steady. Here's what that means for your wallet Here's a breakdown of what Wednesday's Fed decision means for your bank account, mortgage, credit card, student loan balance and car payment....
21:00, 06/19/2019

Ingraham: 'Left' trying to destroy what it means to be American Fox News' Laura Ingraham addressed Thursday a large agenda to "destroy" what it means to be American blasting the left for trying to take away the county's identity....
17:00, 07/12/2019

'Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients (Reuters Health) - Patients who say they're "congested" may have a runny nose, but a new study suggests their doctors may think they mean their nose feels blocked and treat them for the wrong symptoms....
00:52, 06/07/2019

Expect Sexier F1 Cars in 2021, Whatever that Means Formula One will have a different set of rules come its regular overhaul interval of 2021, and we’ve had an idea of what those rules will entail for a while now—mainly, because it’s obvious what needs to change. But F1 gave some more detailed ideas t...
21:13, 07/19/2019

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy. Here's what it means Purdue Pharma is framing its bankruptcy filing as an opportunity to cut red tape and provide billions in settlement cash to curb the opioid crisis.        ...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Taj Gibson’s homecoming with Knicks means everything to ailing dad At some point this season, Wilbert Gibson, former Brooklyn carpenter and furniture mover, will make his way to the Garden and watch his son Taj play for the Knicks. It may not be for the Garden’s opener Oct. 26 versus the Celtics. It may not be in No...
04:13, 08/20/2019

What Boris Johnson’s Premiership Means for Brexit and the U.K. Boris Johnson became the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister this week. The former London mayor and foreign secretary assumed the U.K.’s premiership with a mandate to lead the U.K. out of the E.U. He has promised to secure a better Brexit dea...
09:26, 07/27/2019

Macron and Merkel offered the PM nothing - apart from a means to fail The cliche "good cop, bad cop" has been used too much about this first episode of shuttle boat diplomacy from Boris Johnson. Merkel, apparently, is the first and Macron the latter....
23:39, 08/22/2019

EU nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report The European Union's 28 countries consume the Earth's resources faster than they can be renewed and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on Thursday said, as EU leaders met to discuss priorities for the next five years...
23:00, 05/09/2019

United's defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
00:00, 08/25/2019

Netanyahu and Gantz Agree on Unity, but Not on What It Means The prime minister called on his rival, Benny Gantz, to meet right away, in a dramatic bid to remain in power. His opponents called it just posturing....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Black Hole Given the Hawaiian Name ‘Powehi.’ Here’s What That Means The black hole that was captured in a first-ever picture this week has been named “Powehi,” courtesy of a language professor at the University of Hawaii-Hilo. Powehi means “embellished dark source of unending creation”, accord...
14:49, 04/28/2019

Why Brett Gardner’s ‘edge’ means so much to the Yankees Mike Tauchman started it all, drawing the leadoff walk, which sparked a three-run eighth inning. Mike Ford finished it off, blasting the walk-off home run to seal the Yankees’ 5-4 comeback win over the A’s. The fans who filed into Yankee Stadium on S...
07:39, 09/02/2019

What Saquon Barkley’s new captain honor really means He is just 23 years old and yet an already minted superstar, not only on the field. Everyone wants a piece of Saquon, no last name needed. Fingers hovering over keyboards across the country have scrolled over and selected “Saquon Barkley’’ in fantasy...
10:52, 09/04/2019

What Netflix's New High-Quality Audio Means for You Netflix users may soon find that TV and movies on the platform sound better than before. The company announced today that the platform now uses “studio quality” audio that “sounds closer to what creators hear in the studio,” and results in an overall...
18:13, 05/02/2019

‘This report will change your life’: what zero emissions means for UK Committee on Climate Change sets out how UK can reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050“Make no mistake, this report will change your life,” says Prof David Reay at the University of Edinburgh. “If the meticulous and robust expert advice here is heed...
02:26, 05/02/2019

What Swiss Vote on Taxes Means for Multinationals Switzerland is trying to hold on to its appeal as an attractive place for companies. In a May 19 referendum, voters will decide whether to accept or reject a new corporate tax regime to replace the special tax breaks that multinational companies now ...
09:13, 05/15/2019

The way I masturbate means I don’t enjoy sex. How will I ever find a partner? Because I masturbate while prone, coitus is not pleasurable. I worry that I will never like it, which is making me depressedI am a 25-year-old woman who has always masturbated in the prone position. Sex with another person, even oral sex, brings me n...
01:52, 05/21/2019

What it means to actually ‘disrupt’ an industry (and 3 signs your startup is doing it) Though there are many issues startup founders need to address if they wish to achieve rapid growth, few concepts are gaining as much attention as “disruption.” After all, many of the most successful companies in the world have gained thei...
07:39, 05/30/2019

The U.S. and Guatemala Reached an Asylum Deal: Here’s What It Means President Trump says the deal will take effect soon. But there are still major obstacles to clear — and uncertainty about its potential effectiveness....
11:26, 07/29/2019

New front in trade war means Fed's dry powder may get burned The U.S. Federal Reserve's hesitance to react to world trade tensions may have been dealt a fatal blow Friday by President Donald Trump's surprise announcement of new tariffs on Mexico, levies that could slam investment and business confidence and le...
01:00, 06/01/2019

A New Processor Means Fossil's Smartwatches Might Be Getting Good Remember when we were all hopeful that Qualcomm releasing the Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip would mean better, faster, longer-lasting Wear OS wearables? Well a year on, turns out it was just a dream as most Wear OS watches are still running that busted o...
22:39, 08/05/2019

What the Equifax Data-Breach Settlement Means for You Equifax said it had exposed the data of almost 150 million peoople in 2017. Now it will pay at least $650 to settle claims relating to the data breach....
18:52, 07/22/2019

Why the U.S. Labeled China a Currency Manipulator and What It Means After a decade of flirting with the issue, the U.S. Treasury on Monday labeled China a currency manipulator, something the U.S. hadn’t done since 1994. Here is a look at what the action means, and why the Treasury Department acted now....
23:26, 08/06/2019

Obie Awards Honor ‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ The annual awards ceremony, which celebrates theater beyond Broadway, also gave a prize to Quincy Tyler Bernstine for sustained excellence of performance....
05:00, 05/21/2019

Ugh, this is what Bitcoin’s hash rate means and why it matters Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and info to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. Earlier this year, Bitcoin was setting records for 12-month price highs. It’s also been demonstrating marke...
08:39, 08/06/2019

Michael B. Jordan Is Redefining What It Means to Be a Movie Star The storefront entrance of the Underground Museum, on a busy street in central Los Angeles, is easy to miss. Inside, it feels like somebody’s stylish home: there are shelves lined with books, framed art and baskets of records. The museum was la...
06:52, 09/04/2019

Finally, the first day of fall! Monday is the autumn equinox and here's what that actually means Put away the flip-flops and break out the leggings: The first day of fall is Sept. 23, 2019. But don't turn the clocks back quite yet.        ...
17:39, 09/19/2019

John Means takes no-hit bid into sixth inning before it all comes crashing down The Orioles’ all-star rookie fails to record an out in the sixth inning after not allowing a hit through five in 5-4 loss to the Royals at Camden Yards....
08:13, 08/20/2019

Fed officials face weak inflation, but split over what it means U.S. Federal Reserve officials were divided Friday over how seriously to treat a slide in inflation, with one top policymaker saying the Fed was "close" to its inflation target and three others warning the weak price increases posed major risks the F...
12:39, 06/22/2019

Uber’s Twisted Logic Means This Isn't a Strike. It's a Boycott Today, many Uber and Lyft drivers in major cities across the country are striking to protest their pay and working conditions, in large part because they’re classified as independent contractors instead of employees. But Uber doesn’t think of its dri...
21:13, 05/08/2019

How Boris Johnson Lost His Legislative Majority, And What It Means When Britain's Parliament convened for the first time following a summer recess Tuesday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson had a working majority of one. Roughly eight hours later, it was gone - making the......
08:13, 09/05/2019

| Slam chase means more to Nadal than winning the most majors Rafael Nadal is more excited about the thrill of battling for Grand Slam trophies than he is worried about if he ever holds the record for Grand Slam titles....
15:13, 09/07/2019

What an African free-trade deal means for the world The deal would create a $3.4 trillion economic zone of some 1.3 billion people. But critics say it will only benefit the continent's already prosperous countries....
14:13, 09/10/2019

Beth Grant on why working with women in entertainment means everything Beth Grant is probably best know for her roles in The Mindy Project and Bryan Fuller’s many shows, and for popping up in dozens of your favorite shows and movies. We sat down with the prolific character actress to talk about what it means to work wi...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Trustpilot: Building AI for your company means not falling in love Figure out what your company's goals are and what problems you need to solve, and then build the AI you need. Don't get distracted by shiny AI objects.Read More...
16:00, 07/28/2019

Dust has settled which means one thing: NBA power rankings LAS VEGAS — There’s a new world order in the NBA. Figuring out that order is another beast. After Kawhi Leonard picked the Clippers late Friday night, and made it a stunner by ensuring that Paul George joined him there in a trade from the Thunder, th...
12:39, 07/07/2019

Destiny 2 Players Can't Decide What This Weird Cat Statue Means Last week, Destiny 2’s Solstice of Heroes event began, bringing with it a new activity set in a new area: the European Aerial Zone. Ever since, players have been scouring it for potential hidden lore or secret areas that could be tucked away somewher...
05:13, 08/08/2019

What all the stuff in email headers means—and how to sniff out spoofing Enlarge / Come to think of it, maybe you shouldn't open this one at all. (credit: Aurich / Thinkstock) I pretty frequently get requests for help from someone who has been impersonated—or whose child has been impersonated—via email. Even when you kn...
23:39, 08/08/2019

Majority of Britons support 'Brexit by any means': poll A majority of Britons believe Prime Minister Boris Johnson must take Britain out of the European Union "by any means", even if that involves suspending parliament, an opinion poll conducted for the Daily Telegraph said on Monday....
11:52, 08/13/2019

Iron Man’s ‘Learning to Fly’ breaks down what it means to be inside the suit In a YouTube video titled “Learning to Fly” embedded above and a PS blog post, Camouflaj discusses how they tried to nail that feeling of what it means to be Iron Man.Read More...
13:26, 07/22/2019

Mate X launch delay means you’re getting much better hardware for the same price One of the most anticipated handsets of the year was just delayed for the second time in a matter of just a few months with virtually no explanation. That’s Huawei first foldable phone, the Mate X, that was unveiled all the way back in late Feb...
15:13, 08/20/2019

What Planned Parenthood's Funding Change Means for Patients Recently the Trump administration changed the rules for Title X funds, and this week Planned Parenthood decided to stop accepting the money. As a result, free and sliding scale birth control, STD testing, and other services may become harder to acces...
01:13, 08/21/2019

First day of school means time to ‘leave the nest’ for kindergartens TUCSON – As many students are returning back to their classrooms for the new school year, kindergartens are ‘leaving the nest.’ For many parents, leaving their little ones can be difficult and emotional. RELATED: 20 things your kid should know ...
19:52, 08/05/2019

Jofra Archer arrival means Joe Root now has two men for the big occasion When, in the hour after tea yesterday, Australia feasted on poor English bowling to score 79 runs in 13 overs, it did not feel like too much of an exaggeration to suggest the Ashes were slipping away....
14:00, 08/23/2019

No cart means no John Daly at British Open John Daly has withdrawn from the British Open three days after being told he can’t ride in a cart. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club announced Tuesday that Daly, who won the Open at St. Andrews in 1995, withdrew because of a medical condition. He was rep...
14:00, 07/10/2019

For Amazon workers in Minnesota, Prime Day means protest One-hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
08:00, 07/16/2019

Wanted: 60,000 drivers. What the shortages at US trucking companies means to you Bad press, high demand and a lack of skilled labor has led to a yearlong truck driver shortage, and it doesn't show signs of stopping.        ...
11:26, 08/25/2019

‘It means everything’: Morgan hopes World Cup win can have lasting impact • England captain praises Ben Stokes for heroic batting effort• ‘To come through all that is extraordinary, almost superhuman’After the most heart-stopping of all finals, from which England’s men emerged as World Cup winners for the first time, their...
07:00, 07/15/2019

Manufacturing memory means scribing silicon in a sea of sensors Enlarge / How it's made: silicon wafers! (credit: Micron) At Micron's memory chip fabrication facility in the Washington, DC, suburb of Manassas, Virginia, the entire manufacturing area is blanketed in electronic detectors in all their various form...
21:52, 06/21/2019

Climate change means nearly all glaciers in the Alps may disappear A study of what will happen to glaciers in the Alps under various climate scenarios suggests they will almost completely disappear if we keep pumping out carbon dioxide...
14:49, 04/28/2019

What Tottenham defeat means for the Premier League top-four race Tottenham's Premier League top-four fate will go down to the final day after they suffered a late 1-0 defeat at Bournemouth having had two men sent off....
02:00, 05/05/2019

Stanley Cup 2019: Even matchup means there’s value in betting Blues The saying is there’s nothing more exciting in sports than a Game 7 — except for having a bet on a Game 7. The Boston Bruins host the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night for the right to lift Lord Stanley’s Cup. This has been a back-and-forth series w...
23:13, 06/12/2019

A new babysitter means it’s tidy up time at home… in appearance at least Stepping up the war on domestic mess and chaos in advance of an outsider arriving provokes bubble wrap-induced separation anxiety‘That’s not, like, mess mess,’ I say to myself, looking at the plastic bin filled with bubble-wrap atop our fridge. It’s ...
13:00, 05/26/2019

What ‘rewilding’ really means for forestry and heather moorland | Letters Plantations are an excellent way to combat climate breakdown, writes Andrew Weatherall, of the National School of Forestry. And Rachel Kerr says heather moorland is rarer than rainforest and the underlying peat is more effective at carbon storage tha...
04:52, 05/25/2019

Health funding gap means 1,700 in Gaza may face amputations: U.N. A lack of health funding in Gaza means 1,700 people shot by Israeli security forces may have to have amputations in the next two years, Jamie McGoldrick, the U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator for occupied Palestinian territory, told reporters on Wednesda...
20:52, 05/08/2019

Google is rolling out RCS messaging without waiting for carriers – here’s what that means Almost two years after showing off the first glimpse of  its Rich Communication Services (RCS), Google is rolling it out without waiting for carrier support. The Verge today reported that Android users in the UK and France will be able to use RCS by ...
15:52, 06/18/2019

2019 Beatlemania means spending $234,000 on their rarest record As everyone knows, the only way to prove that you care about an artist is to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting their memorabilia. In this post-truth world, there’s no way to know for sure that someone who says they love the Beatles, f...
20:13, 05/10/2019

Rap and R&B Queens Salt-N-Pepa and SWV Reflect on What Motherhood Means to Them Our ’90s faves, Salt-N-Pepa and SWV love music but they really love being mothers. For Mother’s Day, the R&B and hip-hop veterans shared their favorite things about motherhood with The Root....
16:26, 05/11/2019

My Rock Climbing Obsession Means I Need an Affordable Off-Roader! What Car Should I Buy? Erin has caught that rock climbing bug and wants a better car for when she’s not on the pavement, and one that can haul her gear and help her spend time in the wild. She doesn’t have a big budget, but it should be enough to get her a nice off-road ri...
04:26, 05/10/2019

Here's what the surge in mortgage applications means for the housing sector Bob Broeksmit, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, and CNBC Senior Economics Reporter Steve Liesman, join "Squawk Box" to discuss the increase in mortgage application volume....
07:39, 06/13/2019

Crests aside, more rain means more worries for river towns OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Mississippi River has crested at many of the hardest-hit towns, but with more heavy rain expected over the next several days, the latest round of spring flooding may be far from finished. The river was starting to decline at Da...
17:39, 05/04/2019

By all means back healthcare tech, but only once it is shown to work It makes sense to champion high-tech innovations, but UK health minister Matt Hancock would do well to wait until they have been shown to work effectively...
14:53, 04/28/2019

John Oliver: 'A death certificate isn’t like a degree from USC. It means something' The Last Week Tonight host focused on the underfunded system of medical examiners and coronersThis Sunday’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver focused on death investigations. While portrayed glamorously on television, the field is suffering. Over ha...
01:52, 05/21/2019

The Freedom of the Press Is Enshrined in the First Amendment—But What That Means Has Changed The United Nations recognizes May 3 as World Press Freedom Day, and this year’s theme is “Media for Democracy, Journalism, and Elections in Times of Disinformation” — a choice meant to encourage discussions of the challenges f...
18:26, 05/03/2019

They see me scrollin' they hatin': what the 90Hz OnePlus 7 Pro screen means for you While it may have come as a surprise for OnePlus fans that two very different models were just released - the 7 and 7 Pro - it shouldn't have been for everyone that has followed the recent developments in flagships and 5G-capable phones. Apple issued...
04:13, 05/15/2019

"Fani" Means Snake's Hood. Here's How Cyclones Are Named Cyclone Fani: Mala, Helen, Nargis and Nilofer may sound like the names of yesteryear Bollywood actors, but they are, in fact, lethal cyclones that have brought violent winds, heavy rains and wreaked......
19:26, 05/03/2019

What Encarnacion trade really means for Clint Frazier: Yankees GM Let’s not overcomplicate matters. The Yankees — like just about any team, particularly a contender, specifically a big-market contender — complete acquisitions when they perceive an addition will upgrade their roster and the cost is not prohibitive. ...
22:13, 06/17/2019

What Panama’s Worst Drought Means for Its Canal’s Future A severe drought this year led to restrictions for the Panama Canal. The rains are now returning, but weather patterns are likely to make limits more commonplace in years to come....
21:52, 05/22/2019

Living with HIV means increased risk of heart disease (Reuters Health) - People living with HIV are more likely to get heart disease than those without the virus, making it all the more critical they do things like exercise, eat well, and avoid smoking, U.S. doctors say....
00:52, 06/07/2019

New Breakthrough Means We Can Finally Detect the Color Red in Ancient Fossils Some 3 million years ago, a tiny mouse featuring reddish fur on its back and a white belly scurried across the landscape of what is now Germany. We know this thanks to a remarkable new breakthrough in which reddish color pigment was detected in an an...
04:39, 05/22/2019

What Hong Kong's unrest means for Asia's largest financial hub Hong Kong has witnessed clashes between police and young people since April, after the city attempted to amend extradition laws to allow criminal suspects to be tried in mainland China....
04:00, 08/08/2019

Counterpoint: A Little Scuffle Only Means The Sharks Are Ready To Shock The World I have been a lifelong Sharks fan for at least two weeks, and if there’s anything my hours of fandom have taught me it’s this: Deadspin’s Barry Petchesky is wrong to underestimate the mighty Sharks....
00:52, 05/22/2019

ABC teases a Marvel show about a "mostly" new female character, so let's guess what that means Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. is set to wrap up its run on ABC next year with its seventh season, but it sounds like the network isn’t ready to get out of the Marvel game just yet (god bless corporate synergy!). According to a mysterious report from Deadlin...
07:52, 08/06/2019

The Indian Government Is Revoking Kashmir’s Special Status. Here’s What That Means The Indian government on Monday announced plans to divide up the contested Himalayan region of Kashmir and change the constitutional settlement guaranteeing its semi-autonomous status, provoking uproar in Parliament and fears of an imminent clash wit...
07:52, 08/06/2019

Google expected to achieve quantum supremacy in 2019: Here’s what that means Google‘s reportedly on the verge of demonstrating a quantum computer capable of feats no ordinary classical computer could perform. The term for this is quantum supremacy, and experts believe the Mountain View company could be mere months from achiev...
10:39, 07/20/2019

What Robinson Cano’s ‘great’ day means for Mets return plans Robinson Cano’s return is growing near. Cano had a “great” day, Mets manager Mickey Callaway said before his team faced the Diamondbacks at Chase Field on Friday night. The day for Cano included batting practice and hitting against high velocit...
07:26, 06/01/2019

Brexit means a 'better deal' for farmers, PM Johnson tells Wales Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell Welsh farmers on Tuesday they will get a better deal after Brexit, part of a countrywide tour to win support for his "do or die" pledge to leave the European Union by Oct. 31....
01:26, 07/30/2019

Why your next Jeep could be electric: What Fiat Chrysler-Renault merger means for you Your next Jeep could be electric if a budding deal to combine Jeep maker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and French automaker Renault becomes a reality.        ...
22:26, 05/28/2019

TSMC's announcement means more powerful smartphones are coming next year Last week, Digitimes reported that manufacturer TSMC has started mass production of chips using its 7nm N7+ technology. This uses extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV) to help produce more precise markings on silicon allowing billions of transistors ...
20:39, 05/27/2019

'It means nothing': Jürgen Klopp says Community Shield should be cancelled – video Jürgen Klopp questioned the importance of the Community Shield after one reporter referred to the final as a 'pre-season friendly' and 'curtain-raiser'.The Liverpool manager also said it would be 'completely mad' to deduce how the season will unfold ...
05:00, 07/31/2019

Trump Would 'Prefer' No One Make Racist Chants at His Rally & He Really Means It! Donald Trump spoke with reporters outside the White House today just before departing for tonight’s big rally in Cincinnati, and he had some interesting thoughts on what will happen if the crowd revives the Ilhan Omar-directed “Send Her Back” chant ...
04:39, 08/02/2019

Daily on Energy: Where that 12-year climate change deadline came from, and what it really means 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!...
08:39, 08/16/2019

AFL-CIO tweets Marxist video calling to ‘seize the means of production’ The AFL-CIO, the largest federation of labor unions in the United States, has stirred controversy by tweeting a Marxist video and declaring: "We all need to seize the means of production."...
22:39, 05/20/2019

Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft crack down on loot boxes – what it means for you Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony will require video game publishers to disclose drop rates for all games that include loot boxes in order to be released on the big three's consoles.In other words, publishers will have to tell us what the chances are...
23:26, 08/12/2019

What Microsoft and Sony’s streaming partnership means for gaming’s future Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty / Hanna-Barbera) In a rare move, console rivals Microsoft and Sony announced a major collaboration on Thursday to join forces on a potentially huge new gaming sector: the cloud. The companies announced today t...
12:00, 05/17/2019

BMW i8 Ultimate Sophisto Edition means curtains for the hybrid supercar News 4 Sep, 2019 The BMW i8 will be discontinued in April 2020 and to mark the occasion BMW has built a special edition, limited to just 200 units globally...
12:26, 09/04/2019

Serena Williams-Elina Svitolina US Open showdown means everything It’s a reminder of a painful loss at the 2016 Olympics, and it’s likely the biggest obstacle Serena Williams will face on what seems to be her inevitable run to a historic U.S. Open victory. But on Thursday night at Flushing Meadows, Williams will fa...
11:00, 09/05/2019

August jobs miss expectations — Cramer and other experts on what this means It was a softer August job market than anticipated. CNBC's Jim Cramer and other experts lay out what it means for the Fed, the economy and markets....
09:52, 09/07/2019

Saskatchewan loses carbon tax challenge — what it means for the rest of Canada Chief Justice Robert Richards ruled that establishing minimum national standards for a price on greenhouse gas emissions falls under federal jurisdiction....
22:52, 05/03/2019

What California bill means for NCAA image and likeness debate The California state assembly voted in favor of a bill that could help NCAA athletes earn money off names, images or likenesses. Here's what happens next....
05:01, 09/11/2019

Water discovery means 'super-Earth' could support life Water vapour has been discovered in the atmosphere of an enormous Earth-like planet already known to have habitable temperatures, which scientists say means it could support life....
23:00, 09/11/2019

Democrats want to offer health care to undocumented immigrants. Here's what that means Democrats running for president have said they would support extending government health care coverage to undocumented immigrants -- a big shift, since undocumented immigrants currently have little access to federal programs....
07:39, 09/12/2019

For Mystics’ Kristi Toliver, being injured for the first time means learning to let go The guard and veteran leader is hopeful to return from a knee injury for the playoffs, which start for the Mystics on Tuesday, but said she has learned to “accept things as they are."...
11:39, 09/13/2019

Met Gala 2019: Stars explain what camp means, show off their looks Celine Dion, Billy Porter, Lena Waithe and more celebrities take over the Met Gala red carpet and explore the theme, "Notes on Fashion."        ...
13:13, 05/07/2019

U.K. Government Announces Plans to Suspend Parliament Before Brexit. Here’s What That Means The U.K. government announced controversial plans to suspend parliament on Wednesday morning, a gamble which could allow a “no deal” Brexit to be forced through — or preempt a vote of no confidence in the government. The Queen forma...
18:26, 08/28/2019

Tennis: Wawrinka means business as he opens with easy victory Stan Wawrinka was barely mentioned in the Wimbledon build-up with all the focus on the men's "big three" and the young guns hoping to shake things up but the Swiss means business....
15:26, 07/01/2019

What a disastrous pro debut means for Olympic champ Robeisy Ramirez One of the most highly anticipated pro debuts in boxing turned out to be a complete disaster for Robeisy Ramirez, but there are still reasons to be optimistic about his future....
15:53, 08/13/2019

What ASAP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict in Sweden Means for the Rapper Rapper ASAP Rocky was found guilty of assault in Sweden on Wednesday, but received a suspended sentence that makes him unlikely to serve additional time....
09:52, 08/15/2019

For Congress, OROP Means One Rahul, One Priyanka, Says Amit Shah BJP President Amit Shah asserted at a public rally in Himachal Pradesh's Nahan that the Narendra Modi government not just ensured national security but also brought in One Rank One Pension scheme for......
01:13, 05/13/2019

European Union nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report The European Union's 28 countries consume the Earth's resources much faster than they can be renewed, and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on Thursday said, as EU leaders meet to discuss priorities for the next fiv...
07:26, 05/09/2019

Spider-Man: What Disney-Sony split means for his movie future After two successful solo outings and three team-up films in which he stood alongside The Avengers, your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man appears to be swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe....
22:52, 08/21/2019

House Ways and Means Chairman Subpoenas Trump Tax Returns Richard E. Neal, the panel’s chairman, dropped his use of a century-old provision in the tax code and instead used a more common instrument to demand President Trump’s tax returns: the subpoena....
03:00, 05/11/2019

House Ways and Means Chairman Subpoenas Trump Tax Records Richard E. Neal, the panel’s chairman, dropped his use of a century-old provision in the tax code and instead used a more common instrument to demand President Trump’s tax returns: the subpoena....
00:00, 05/11/2019

Opinion: United's shock defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Broken UK politics means Scotland needs to choose its own path: SNP's Sturgeon Britain's parliamentary system is broken and as a result Scotland needs to make its own choice over its future, Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday....
23:26, 04/28/2019

SBI Introduces Repo Rate-Linked Home Loan. Here's What It Means For You SBI or State Bank of India has introduced repo rate-linked home loans. SBI, the country's largest bank by assets, said in a statement last Friday that it would offer home loans linked to the repo rate......
16:13, 06/10/2019

'This means everything to the city': Toronto parties as Raptors clinch NBA title Kawhi Leonard and his teammates brought home the city’s first-ever NBA championship. And their achievement was celebrated across CanadaWhen Megan MacKeigan made a dinosaur costume two years ago for a performance at a local comedy show, she never imag...
18:52, 06/14/2019

Would you trust Facebook with your money? What Libra cryptocurrency means for users Facebook revealed it will launch a digital currency similar to Bitcoin, called Libra. Here's what that move might means for its users.       ...
05:52, 06/19/2019

Serena Williams avoiding blowup in US Open return means everything Billie Jean King, at the start of the festivities at Arthur Ashe Stadium Monday evening, noted to the crowd it was “Women’s Equality Day.” King, one of Serena Williams’ most ardent supporters one year ago after “Serena versus The Umpire,” added, “But...
08:52, 08/27/2019

Jump in wildfires means smoke’s health impact will spread BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Climate change in the Western U.S. means more intense and frequent wildfires churning out waves of smoke that scientists say will affect tens of millions of people and cause premature deaths to spike. That’s prompting peo...
08:00, 06/25/2019

John Means will pitch Orioles to rare Camden Yards win Alec Baldwin says he’s sooo done with his impersonation of President Trump. “I can’t imagine I would do it again. I just can’t.” Sure, Alec, and Kawhi Leonard is going to be a Knick next year. … Seems Justin Bieber has acquired that Baldwin fig...
19:13, 06/11/2019

NC Senate vote means showdown nears on immigration bill RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Republican-controlled General Assembly is heading for a showdown with Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper as legislators near final passage of a bill that would strong-arm several North Carolina sheriffs refusing to cooperate with fed...
03:52, 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

Why Trump’s China trade talks boosted the market — and what it all means First, nothing new has happened with the China talks except that the two countries, after a casual meeting this past weekend, appear to have decided to pull back on the threat of more trade tariffs and to resume talks....
05:26, 07/02/2019

Summer means a parade of long, sunny days, and it’s actually the worst Most people welcome long summer days. And then there are the haters, who loathe the unending light that doesn’t give way to night until it’s almost time for bed....
14:26, 06/24/2019

5% of Congress Was Born Abroad. Those Members Show What It Means to Be American. Twenty-nine members of Congress were born abroad, many on U.S. military bases, but more than a dozen are immigrants with at least one foreign-born parent....
02:00, 07/17/2019

Rookie pitcher Means to represent Orioles in All-Star Game A surprising season for Orioles rookie left-hander John Means reached another level when he was named Baltimore's lone representative on the AL All-Star team       ...
00:39, 07/01/2019

Phone, broadband and TV providers sign new fairness rules - what it means for you Your phone, broadband and TV provider could be one of the many to sign new rules from Ofcom that aim to put fair treatment of the consumer at the heart of their businesses. Called the Fairness to Customers commitments, they were laid out by regu...
12:52, 06/03/2019

U.S. Agents Told Huawei Still Blacklisted Despite Trump Comments, Because Nothing Means Anything Last week during the Group of 20 summit in Japan, President Donald Trump announced that U.S. companies could start selling tech components to Huawei, seemingly halting a weeks-long ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant.Read more......
05:13, 07/04/2019

For Greeks, burgeoning gig economy means low wages, long hours When he set up his own business washing boats and cars on the Greek island of Skyros nearly a decade ago, 42-year old Nikos Vourliotis was a young man with dreams and aspirations....
02:13, 07/05/2019

Pride, film history — What 2019 means for the LGBT community This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots that sparked the gay pride movement. 2019 also marks 100 years since the first movie to deal with homosexuality, which caused an uproar back then....
19:00, 06/28/2019

Jennie Bond: ‘Being a royal correspondent means standing outside a palace with bugger all to say’ Nicholas Witchell, the BBC’s veteran royal correspondent, froze on air after the announcement of the birth of Baby Sussex. It happens to the best of us, says his predecessorDuring my time as royal correspondent for the BBC, I did lots of live reporti...
05:13, 05/08/2019

Turning our clubs into global brands means there will be more Burys | Jonathan Wilson The concentration of wealth and attention on a tiny number of globalised superclubs is leading to moments of remarkable drama and quality – but at a terrible priceA recent Set-Piece Menu podcast eloquently made the case for fandom as a broad church. ...
12:13, 08/31/2019

It's International Dog Day, which means it's time to watch a bunch of corgis run a corgi race On this International Dog Day, the humble corgi has come together as a breed to ensure all of humanity appreciates their unique qualities. Leaving the Corgi Council with an unanimous decision, the stumpy-legged dogs packed their bags, boarded a fligh...
19:39, 08/26/2019

Winged Foot’s US Open history means plenty of 2020 intrigue PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Tickets are already on sale for the 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, and they probably won’t last long. By the time next June rolls around next year, it figures to be a wide-open tournament with players ge...
16:52, 06/18/2019

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read More...
06:26, 08/24/2019

Iran breached its uranium stockpile limit under the nuclear deal. Here's what that actually means The breach doesn't radically change Iran's roughly one-year breakout period to weapons-grade enrichment levels, but what Iran is threatening next is what's really worrying, experts say....
12:00, 07/02/2019

What the Ending of Spider-Man: Far From Home Means for the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Avengers: Endgame marked an end, if not necessarily a permanent one, to the Avengers storyline and the biggest movie franchise ever created. Spider-Man: Far From Home, the first Marvel Cinematic Universe film to drop after Endgame, hints at what come...
18:13, 07/02/2019

Facebook-FTC deal means a $5B fine for social network, but not much on face for users Facebook’s $5 billion settlement with the FTC is a done deal, but what will it mean for users? Not much will change for consumers, experts say.       ...
23:00, 07/24/2019

Weed ban means no Rocky Mountain high for Canada's Calgary Stampede Canada's Calgary Stampede, known as the country's biggest and booziest annual party, is banning the use of cannabis in the first year that legislators made the drug legal nationwide....
23:52, 07/05/2019

Arizona law means local minimum wage hikes may bear a cost PHOENIX (AP) — A state law taking effect Tuesday could make Arizona municipalities and counties reimburse the state for new costs resulting from a local minimum wage above the statewide rate. The Arizona Republic reports that provisions in a budget l...
01:39, 08/25/2019

Villar slam, Means' pitching lifts Orioles past Red Sox 4-1 Jonathan Villar hit a grand slam, John Means shackled Boston's torrid offense over seven strong innings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Red Sox 4-1        ...
05:26, 05/07/2019

Withings Move ECG Europe release means you no longer need an Apple Watch The Withings Move ECG is the smartwatch for you if you want ECG features without paying a large sum for the Apple Watch 4 – and now it's available to buy in Europe, meaning you don't need Apple's premium device to watch your hea...
20:39, 09/05/2019

'Delay means defeat' - Johnson commits to October Brexit deadline Boris Johnson, favorite to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May, will commit on Wednesday to taking Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, warning the governing Conservatives "delay means defeat" at a campaign launch....
02:26, 06/12/2019

This Remarkably Bad Bill Would Force Tech Platforms to Be 'Politically Neutral', Whatever That Means The guy depicted above is Josh Hawley, a freshman Republican Senator representing Missouri, and he fundamentally does not understand how the internet works. How do we know this? Look no further than his fully ridiculous Ending Support for Internet Ce...
00:39, 06/20/2019

‘This means WAR’: Comedians criticize SNL for firing Shane Gillis over racist language Former cast members such as Norm Macdonald and Rob Schneider and others like Bill Burr and Jim Jefferies aired their displeasure with the show's decision....
04:26, 09/19/2019

Banking: What Santander’s failure to appoint Andrea Orcel as CEO means for the industry Spanish-based group will struggle to overcome fall-out of recruitment U-turn, while Orcel’s situation raises broader questions for banks’ hiring and compensation strategies....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Opinion: UConn rejoining the Big East means the school has given up on football program UConn is expected to exit the AAC as soon as it formally receives a Big East invitation, which will boost basketball but means football is dead.       ...
01:39, 06/23/2019

Nationalism Means Solving Problems Of People, Says Priyanka Gandhi Vadra True nationalism is love for the people and the country which means respect and the BJP's narrative is devoid of it, said Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra....
21:00, 05/02/2019

"Cut Money Means Chief Minister": Opposition Leaders' Protest On "Scam" Lawmakers of Congress and CPM Monday staged a walkout from the West Bengal assembly protesting against the ongoing "cut money scam" and demanded inquiry into the incident....
20:00, 06/24/2019

Pop star Halsey said she wrote her forthcoming album in a manic state. Here's what that means. Mario Anzuoni/Reuters In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, singer Halsey said she created her forthcoming album while going through a manic episode. Halsey was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, a brain disorder that causes some people to expe...
03:00, 06/26/2019

Getting A 2020 Toyota Supra To 1,000 Horsepower Means Making A Lot Of Custom Parts Tuner car legend Stephan Papadakis, his team and some collaborators are trying to build a 2020 Toyota Supra that will make 1,000 horsepower on an engine dyno. Since the car’s brand new, an aftermarket doesn’t really exist. So a lot of upgrade parts w...
02:39, 09/11/2019

Britain must live within its means, finance minister Hammond warns PM contenders Britain must live within its means and the two contenders vying to become prime minister should be honest about the consequences of their spending plans, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Monday....
20:13, 07/01/2019

Opinion: NFL really means Not For Long, so rookies, here's advice on reality of league With NFL rookie minicamps in full swing, USA TODAY Sports' Jarrett Bell has some advice for newcomers about the harsh realities of the league.        ...
23:39, 05/04/2019

What the Xenophobic Violence Gripping South Africa Means for Future of Country Violent riots broke out in South Africa’s largest city and commercial capital, Johannesburg, with mobs targeting foreign-owned shops and stores. Many South African workers resent the influx of foreigners, particularly those coming from other pa...
14:26, 09/07/2019

What Tiffany Cabán's Likely Win in Queens Means for the Future of Criminal Justice Reform 31-year-old public defender Tiffany Caban is projected to be the Democratic nominee for district attorney in a borough home to almost 2.4 million people....
01:26, 06/27/2019

Good Noah Syndergaard news means Mets may turn to fill-in ATLANTA — Noah Syndergaard’s strained right hamstring was classified as “low-grade” on Monday, leaving the Mets hopeful the right-hander’s absence from the rotation will be limited to one or two starts. In the meantime, manager Mickey Callaway wasn’t...
16:52, 06/18/2019

SUVs are hot sellers and that means you'll find sweet deals on sedans SUVs are hot, and that means there are good deals on some terrific cars, like the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, Ford Focus, VW Jetta and Chevy Malibu.        ...
16:13, 05/05/2019

Suicide Prevention Day means opportunity for discussion about a difficult issue, expert says Suicide is never an easy topic to discuss, but having a national day to recognize its impacts can be a boon for those focusing on prevention, an expert says....
13:00, 09/10/2019

Jeffrey Epstein: What His Death Means for His Alleged Victims' Legal Options Jeffrey Epstein's death shifts the criminal case against him to his alleged co-conspirators, although his victims may still attempt to recover in civil court....
23:26, 08/12/2019

'It means the world': Toronto Raptors win first NBA title after beating Warriors – video The NBA’s lone Canadian team won the first NBA championship in their 24-year history, beating the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the finals on Thursday. It was another thriller and victory meant Toronto became the first non-US team to win...
13:13, 06/14/2019

Trump drops citizenship question in census, will seek data by other means U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department....
00:52, 07/12/2019

Golden State's error-strewn opener is bearable, but Game 2 now means everything The rusty Warriors won’t panic after the Raptors’ emotional opening salvo in Game 1. That Toronto showed it could win without Kawhi Leonard carrying the team, however, could prove ominousGame 1 of the NBA finals was hardly the best litmus test for th...
21:13, 05/31/2019

What Amit Shah As Home Minister Means For Power Equations At Centre BJP chief Amit Shah, for years the closest confidant and chief strategist of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will be the Home Minister in the new BJP-led government at the centre. The appointment makes......
14:39, 05/31/2019

Rory Stewart’s nerdiness means he is just the sort of oddball the British love The Tory leadership hopeful gives impassioned speeches in the house about hedgehogs, and sees himself as the second coming of TE Lawrence. What’s not to like?Is there anyone in the running for the Tory leadership I can enjoy, purely from a style poin...
02:52, 05/30/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's Sex Trafficking Arrest Means His Victims Might Finally Get Justice With the Epstein attest, Trump Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is facing renewed scrutiny for the “deal of a lifetime” he offered Epstein more than a decade ago....
06:13, 07/09/2019

CHEAP: $20 off a PlayStation Plus subscription means you can game online for 525,600 minutes this year Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you think you’re a pro PlayStation gamer, you shouldn’t just sit at your home and brag to your friends. Go online and test your skills against the best of the ...
15:26, 08/07/2019

‘It Has Become a Very Personal Endeavor.’ Paul Rudd on What the Big Slick Celebrity Weekend Means to Him Paul Rudd may not consider himself a talented softball player, but when it’s time to take the field for the annual Big Slick celebrity softball game, that doesn’t matter. What matters is raising money for the Cancer Center at Children&rsq...
17:00, 06/09/2019

In Norway, I finally found out what it means to be a truly independent woman | Hasina Shirzad After leaving Afghanistan I was unprepared for life in a country where tasks are not strictly divided between the sexesMy life story might be summed up like this: I’ve travelled from one of the worst countries in the world for women to one of the bes...
09:00, 07/24/2019

Skipping a flight might not save the Arctic, but it means you care | Oliver Burkeman There are no strictly rational grounds for making personal sacrifices for the climateIn 2005, the philosopher Walter Sinnott-Armstrong wrote a paper, It’s Not My Fault, arguing that none of us has a moral obligation to reduce our carbon emissions. He...
20:00, 07/19/2019

More People Are Working Remotely. That Means Unexpected Guests On Video Calls. Telecommuters come up with strategies to avoid embarrassment and keep toddlers, chatty parents and the occasional monkey out of their work meetings; ‘Did you lock the door, is the door shut?’...
23:39, 08/09/2019

‘Hot weather means hot pavement’: Washington dog had pads of paws burned off during hike TODAY – A pet owner in Washington learned a scary lesson about animal safety during hot summer months. The unnamed owner was walking his dog, a golden retriever named Olaf, on an 85-degree day earlier this month. While the air temperature wasn&...
08:13, 07/20/2019

Google’s huge Android Q privacy push means nothing to hundreds of millions of users Privacy is finally starting to feel like a priority for Google, and you only need to look at the company’s Android Q presentation from this year’s I/O event to realize that Google is going to be more serious about protecting your data, lo...
10:26, 05/08/2019

Trump sues House Ways and Means panel to block disclosure of his tax returns President Trump filed a lawsuit against the House Ways and Means Committee, the New York state's attorney general and tax chief to block the disclosure of years of his tax returns....
22:26, 07/23/2019

Rep. Adam Kinzinger: Military appreciation means leaving no one, active duty or veteran, behind It’s hard to put into words what it means to serve your country, to put on the uniform with your fellow patriots who are willing to protect and defend this great country, no matter what. It’s even more difficult to describe coming home from that serv...
17:13, 05/09/2019

Tyson Fury Defeats Tom Schwarz To Retain His Lineal Heavyweight Title, Whatever That Means Unlike the last notable heavyweight bout that featured one of the biggest names in the division, the no-name actually succumbed to the blows of the main event’s star attraction on Saturday when Tyson Fury took down Tom Schwarz by TKO in the second ro...
18:26, 06/16/2019

"No Means To Verify" Nirav Modi's Travel Plans: Centre Tells Lok Sabha The Ministry of External Affairs revoked the passport of diamantaire Nirav Modi, the main accused in the USD 2-billion PNB fraud case, and it has no means to verify his travels, if any, the government......
19:13, 07/10/2019

Opinion: Rays' Montreal play has huge ripples - and likely means end of MLB in Tampa With the Rays exploring the option of playing games in Montreal in the future, it creates a significant ripple effect on the baseball landscape.       ...
05:13, 06/21/2019

Trump drops executive action on U.S. Census, will seek citizenship survey by other means U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to back down on Thursday to add a contentious citizenship question to the 2020 census, but order the government do the survey by other means, a government official told Reuters....
21:26, 07/11/2019

Virgil van Dijk warns Harry Maguire that record price means pressure • Manchester United’s new man world’s most expensive defender• Liverpool’s Van Dijk was previous holder after move in 2018Virgil van Dijk has warned Harry Maguire that his new status as the world’s most expensive defender will increase the weight on ...
02:39, 08/06/2019

Jeffrey Epstein struck a secret deal in 2008. Here’s what it means for the current case The financier is accused of paying underage girls hundreds of dollars in cash for massages and then molesting them at various locations, including homes in Palm Beach, Florida, and New York from 2002 through 2005....
03:39, 07/12/2019

Super Mario Maker 2 is out today, which means many makers are making Marios as we speak. Super Mario Maker 2 is out today, which means many makers are making Marios as we speak. So we wanna Make a Super Mario, Too—on our Twitch channel!...
19:26, 06/28/2019

Aston Villa v Derby County: Tammy Abraham on what it means to be promoted - video Aston Villa are back in the top flight after beating Derby County 2-1 in the Championship play-off final. Goals either side of half-time saw the midlands club promoted after three years out of the Premier League. Prince William and John Carew hugged...
23:13, 05/27/2019

Tom Friedman Talking Some Shit About Spoons--If You Can Follow This, You're Smarter Than Me--No Damn Idea What He Means Here Thomas Friedman, a free AOL CD-ROM from 1994 resting atop a Jon Meacham book, reveals today: How to Defeat Trump. Does it involve a horribly twisted and nonsensical metaphor? You bet!...
04:26, 05/09/2019

Coaches For Charities luncheon in Tucson means high school football begins TUCSON – The Coaches for Charity Kickoff Classic Luncheon saw hundreds of Tucson-area high school football players gather less than a week before their first games.  The first Friday Football Fever of the year (on News 4 Tucson) is this Friday,...
01:52, 08/20/2019

Washington 'sanctuary' law means Gov. Inslee should step down or be held in contempt, arrested, sheriff says Washington Gov. Jay Inslee should step down, be held in contempt or arrested for approving a "sanctuary" law, according to the Spokane County sheriff....
04:26, 06/01/2019

When are age and acuity fair game? Castro’s Biden attack means Democrats are now going to have to decide. The most notable exchange in Thursday night’s Democratic debate, in which former housing secretary Julián Castro seemed to allude to former vice president Joe Biden’s mental sharpness, may or may not......
14:26, 09/14/2019

What D’Angelo Russell’s qualifying offer means for Nets’ free agency plan The Nets’ free-agent hunt — just like that of half the NBA — is going to run on Kevin Durant’s schedule. Brooklyn’s dream scenario is still very much in play: To pair up Durant with Kyrie Irving, who seems to be leaning in the Nets’ direction. But in...
12:26, 06/29/2019

Army widow on Tunnel to Towers' gift of a mortgage-free home: 'It means everything' An Army widow whose husband died in Iraq has thanked the non-profit organization Tunnel to Towers after the charity gifted her and her two daughters a paid-off home in New Jersey....
21:26, 07/03/2019

Blue Origin tweeted a cryptic photo of explorer Shackleton's ship — here's what it likely means Blue Origin, the space company founded by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, shared a cryptic photo of explorer Ernest Shackleton's expedition in a tweet....
15:39, 04/28/2019

What Felicity Huffman's prison sentence means for other parents in college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence could set a benchmark in the sentencing of other parents in the college admissions scandal.        ...
05:26, 09/19/2019

Boris Johnson's plan means no-deal Brexit or election, says Jeremy Hunt Foreign secretary says it is wrong to commit rigidly to leaving the EU by 31 OctoberJeremy Hunt has said the Brexit deadline of 31 October should not be a “hard stop” and that Boris Johnson is posing a “stark choice”, between leaving the EU without a...
19:26, 06/16/2019

It's the "Ultimate Movie Weekend" which means rentals start at 99 cents in the Google Play Store It's the "Ultimate Movie Weekend" according to the Entertainment Merchants Association (via Variety), and that means movie rentals are priced as low as 99 cents in the Google Play Store under the Movies & TV tab. Other rentals normally priced at $5.9...
21:26, 06/01/2019

Inclusive peace in Afghanistan means ‘women at the centre’ urges UN deputy chief in Kabul The UN deputy chief issued an impassioned plea on Sunday for Afghans to reconcile with the past and put “women at the centre” of all efforts to forge a durable peace, and a truly inclusive political process where women’s voices are truly heard. ...
19:13, 07/21/2019

Retired soccer star Abby Wambach to be inducted into Hall of Fame: 'It means that I'm officially a has-been' Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach – one of the most prolific soccer players in the world with a record 184 goals in 256 international appearances – has been selected for the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame....
09:52, 05/27/2019

Saudi Arabia united the Arab world against Iran. That means conflict could be one step closer King Salman of Saudi Arabia has pulled off in Mecca what many had thought unlikely -- getting 20 or so disparate Arab nations to unite in a common position against Iran. It is a milepost on a road that may yet lead to regional conflict....
06:26, 06/01/2019

A Looming Chinese Trade War Means Either Apple's Stock Will Drop or iPhone Prices Will Rise You’ve likely heard about the intense conversations between the United States and China over tariffs. The US government has been inconsistent, thus far, on what affects a trade war could have on the average person, and the stock market—which loves co...
03:52, 05/14/2019

Supreme Court ruling means Apple could face lawsuits from lots of angry customers The United States Supreme Court ruled this week that users could sue Apple for allegedly monopolizing the App Store and driving up the price of apps. This means that, if you’re so inclined, you could bring suit against Apple for overcharging you. App...
00:13, 05/14/2019

Facebook Sues South Korean Analytics Company to Send a 'Message' That It Means Business Now Facebook has filed a lawsuit against South Korean data analytics company Rankwave over a breach of contract after the company allegedly failed to prove that it was complying with Facebook’s data policies.Read more......
08:00, 05/11/2019

'My Word Means Something': Indie Dev Elaborates On His Viral Decision To Reject Epic Store Exclusivity In late July, Wlad Marhulets, the solo developer behind just-released horror game Darq, received the golden ticket: an email from Epic Games asking if he’d like Darq sold on their hugely popular online store....
11:39, 08/22/2019

An All-Star as a rookie, Orioles lefty John Means shines for the worst team in baseball The Orioles have the worst record in baseball, but 26-year-old rookie John Means has been one of the best pitchers in the American League.       ...
02:39, 07/09/2019

Avoiding no-deal Brexit means hectic summer of talks, Boris Johnson warned Whitehall sources stress need for urgency as MPs take new measures to prevent chaotic exit from EUBoris Johnson will have to embark on a whistlestop charm offensive meeting EU leaders over the summer to try to secure an emergency Brexit summit in Sep...
07:13, 07/09/2019

By fair means or foul? Mairis Briedis uses elbow en route to knocking out Krzysztof Glowacki Mairis Briedis scores controversial KO that should be overturned following shocking display from the referee, but there's joy for Yuniel Dorticos on undercard The post By fair means or foul? Mairis Briedis uses elbow en route to knocking out Krzyszto...
23:13, 06/17/2019

Sue Bird's knee surgery means she can attend World Cup final in support of Megan Rapinoe Sue Bird says reaction is mostly positive to her article on Players' Tribune website about girlfriend Megan Rapinoe and US play at World Cup.       ...
04:13, 07/04/2019

'American Ninja Warrior' host Akbar Gbajabiamila's simple money secret: Live within your means Akbar Gbajabiamila came from South Central Los Angeles to become an NFL player and TV host. During that time, he formed ideas about money that he still carries with him today....
00:13, 05/07/2019

‘Inclusive by All Means’: Meet Donae Burston, the Black Spirits Guru Who Launched His Own Luxury Rosé “Sipping rosé” has new meaning now that Donae Burston owns the brand La Fête du Rosé. Loosely translated as “Rosé Party,” Burston’s spirit creation, not to be confused with the traveling event of the same name, is an inclusive affair that acknowledge...
17:00, 07/03/2019

Trump sues House Ways and Means Committee, New York state officials to protect his tax returns President Trump on Tuesday sued the House Ways and Means Committee and New York state officials for employing an "unconstitutional" law to obtain his state tax returns, after the Treasury Department's move to block his federal records from release. ...
02:26, 07/24/2019

Trump tweeted that the moon 'is a part' of Mars in bizarre statement criticizing NASA's spending — here's what we think it means AP Photo/Susan Walsh President Donald Trump sent a confusingly-phrased tweet that initially gave the impression he believed the moon was part of Mars "NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon - We did that 50 years ago. They should be fo...
23:26, 06/07/2019

Storm damage means Brooks Koepka, Tiger Woods will start Northern Trust on empty course First-round tee times will begin as scheduled Thursday at Northern Trust. But storm damage means fans won't be allowed in until late morning.        ...
17:13, 08/08/2019

Philip Hammond rallies No Deal Brexit rebels and vows: we'll find means to block Boris Johnson Philip Hammond clashed bitterly with 10 Downing Street today as the former chancellor rallied rebel Tory heavyweights for a September showdown in Parliament over a no-deal Brexit....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Mitski announces "last show indefinitely," takes on new job of reminding people what "indefinitely" means For years indie singer-songwriter Mitski has engaged in a whirlwind of touring, albums, and gorgeous music videos with very little rest in between. So it would make sense that one might want to take a breather after such a long grind, which is exactl...
22:26, 06/05/2019

Wash-out at Queens' Club means Murray's comeback delayed Andy Murray's comeback has been delayed after rain washed out the entire day's play at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament for only the third time in 18 years on Tuesday        ...
08:39, 06/19/2019

An incovenient truth: The road to retirement means working longer and longer The days of traditional retirement may be over. Potential retirees at the lower and middle end of the economic spectrum simply can't afford to stop working given the higher costs of health care and housing....
00:13, 05/07/2019

McDonald's, Uber and Johnson & Johnson no longer have chief marketers — here's what that means The changing role of marketing is reflective of the huge variety of new ways to advertise to and communicate with consumers, and overseeing it is "no longer realistic for one person to do" according to one expert...
00:13, 07/26/2019

Opinion: Louisiana-Lafayette football coach needs lesson in what 'donation' really means Louisiana-Lafayette coach Billy Napier defends telling players to donate to foundation. Dan Wolken says it shows idiocy of college athletics industry.       ...
18:26, 08/17/2019

Latest 'Minecraft' update means new blocks, better villages, and pillagers with crossbows Now a decade since its arrival, its 10th anniversary is this month, 'Minecraft' is still growing with the recent Villages & Pillage update.        ...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Emirates’ new 'basic' business class means great seats without the perks Emirates is offering business class seats without all the bells and whistles. Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.       ...
03:13, 07/25/2019

Aaron Boone Explains What It Means To Be A Fucking Savage In That Fucking Box Yankees manager Aaron Boone’s post-ejection rant was an all-timer. Upset over generous called strikes for the Rays on both Aaron Judge and Brett Gardner—two men of disparate sizes and thus strike zones—Boone jumped in front of an ejection aimed for G...
00:52, 07/20/2019

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
08:39, 08/17/2019

Fortune cookie means big fortune for Powerball winner _____ RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who says he based his Powerball entry on a fortune cookie he got from his granddaughter now has a fortune to celebrate. WRAL in Raleigh reports retired retailer Charles W. Jackson Jr. stepped forward at...
01:26, 06/09/2019

Tottenham's Champions League Final means I finally understand Mauricio Pochettino's mission, says Danny Rose Danny Rose has admitted he never thought Tottenham could reach a Champions League Final but says he finally understands Mauricio Pochettino's desire to reach for the stars....
15:26, 05/29/2019

BIG TECH IN HEALTHCARE: How Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are shaking up healthcare — and what it means for the future of the industry (GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider Intelligence The healthcare industry is undergoing...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Why caring about humankind means caring about biodiversity You may go your entire life without seeing an endangered species, yet the globe’s biodiversity crisis threatens all of humanity in numerous unseen or unrecognized ways, scientists say. A massive United Nations report this week warned that nature is i...
03:39, 05/08/2019

Opinion: More college athlete reform? That's tough when 'amateurism' means whatever the NCAA proclaims it does Whenever the NCAA talks about reform, 'amateurism' means whatever the NCAA proclaims it does. So what does reform really mean?        ...
15:39, 05/15/2019

Trevor Noah on Scarlett Johansson's comments: 'We take for granted how much representation means' Trevor Noah is using Scarlett Johansson's controversial casting comments to make a statement about representation in Hollywood.        ...
20:00, 07/18/2019

Abby Wambach: USWNT's World Cup win helps 'redefine what it means to be a woman' Soccer star Abby Wambach praises this year's World Cup championship team for being confident, unapologetic and strong, powerful women.       ...
23:00, 07/10/2019

iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max event: Everything Apple unveiled and what it means Sure, Apple's iPhones lack 5G and added a lot of catch-up features, but the cameras are worth a look and the price in some cases is right. Keep in mind Apple's new game is to sell you services so it just needs to keep you in the fold....
22:13, 09/10/2019

iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max: Everything Apple unveiled and what it means Sure, Apple's iPhones lack 5G and added a lot of catch-up features, but the cameras are worth a look and the price in some cases is right. Keep in mind Apple's new game is to sell you services, so it just needs to keep you in the fold....
22:13, 09/11/2019

In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
04:13, 05/12/2019

  In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
18:00, 05/12/2019

Grand Junction Humpback Chubs Game Postponed, Which Means The Grand Junction Humpback Chubs Will Play A Double-Header Today The Grand Junction Humpback Chubs, a minor-league baseball team associated with the Colorado Rockies, had their game against the Ogden Raptors canceled last night due to an “outfield surface issue.” This was bad news for local Chubs fans who had purc...
01:52, 06/29/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey are femme fatales in 'Don't Call Me Angel' video One of this fall's biggest musical collaborations brings together Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey for a blockbuster single.        ...
23:52, 09/16/2019

Neil Patrick Harris on TV reboots, his family's Halloween costumes and his latest kids' book Neil Patrick Harris's novel, "The Magic Misfits," debuts Sept. 10. He talked about Halloween costumes, "How I Met Your Mother," and his new mustache.        ...
23:53, 09/16/2019

Carp have been farmed in China for 8,000 years, researchers say Aquaculture has deep historical roots in China. New analysis of ancient fish bones suggest humans in China were managing carp aquaculture as long as 8,000 years ago....
00:13, 09/17/2019

Zidanesque: roulette round the keeper for stunning goal in Portugal U-19s match – video An U-19 women's international football match in Portugal was lit up by a stunning roulette from Francisca Nazareth in a game between Portugal and Turkey. Portugal ran out 5-0 victors. Watch more: The amazing world of sport series Continue reading......
00:39, 09/17/2019

Report: Jalen Ramsey Wants Out Of The Jaguars' Toilet Party Perennially feisty cornerback Jalen Ramsey has played three seasons and change in Jacksonville and has made an All-Pro team. If he has his way, that reign will soon come to a close. One day after screaming at head coach Doug Marrone during an arduous...
01:00, 09/17/2019

"Want To Hear From You": PM Asks For Ideas For "Howdy, Modi" Speech Ahead of his mega "Howdy, Modi" event in Texas on September 22, being billed as the largest-ever turnout for a foreign elected leader on US soil, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked people......
01:00, 09/17/2019

Top Sikh Body Being Used As A Tool By Akali Dal, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday yet again called Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal as "an ill-informed woman" and asked her to "stop exploiting" the issue of 550th birth anniversary......
01:00, 09/17/2019

Ric Ocasek, New Wave Rock Visionary and Cars Co-Founder, Dies at 75 A Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, he wrote songs that updated classic sounds and managed to please both punk-rock fans and a broader pop audience....
01:52, 09/17/2019

Man accused of 'doing donuts' on Trump National Golf Course putting green Police say a man who did "donuts" on the Trump National Golf Course in New Jersey is the same person who broke into one of the homes of Taylor Swift.        ...
01:52, 09/17/2019

Central America suffers massive power outage Honduras has been the worst affected with Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala also partly without electricity. The blackout was caused by a failure in the connection network....
02:13, 09/17/2019

Champions League: Where Dortmund's clash with Barcelona could be decided Borussia Dortmund host Barcelona in their opening Champions League Group F match. With Messi an injury doubt, players from both sides will get their chance to step into the limelight....
02:13, 09/17/2019

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on politics, human rights and storytelling She discussed the art of writing at the Berlin International Literature Festival, where DW met the celebrated author of "Americanah." Adichie was also awarded a prestigious citizens' award in Kassel on Sunday....
02:13, 09/17/2019

Tisci takes Burberry's Victorian past to the future in spring show Italian designer Riccardo Tisci looked to Burberry's Victorian roots for the luxury British brand's latest line at London Fashion Week on Monday, mixing delicate lace with edgy street style for looks aimed at catering to different age groups....
03:26, 09/17/2019

The Dad Bod Is Dead What happens when rippling abs and daddies are splashed across our screens, and people start to view "normal" as below average? A deep dive on the "dad bod."...
04:13, 09/17/2019

Geelong coach admits Tom Hawkins has 'issue' with striking after AFL ban upheld Cats star to miss preliminary final against RichmondChris Scott says player does not owe him anythingGeelong coach Chris Scott says Tom Hawkins has an issue with throwing a “swinging arm” but the key forward doesn’t owe him anything after he was susp...
04:39, 09/17/2019

Northernmost hotel in the world to open Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
04:39, 09/17/2019

This is the world's busiest airport More than 107 million passengers traveled through the world's busiest airport in 2018, according to Airports Council International. Check out which airports are the world's busiest....
04:39, 09/17/2019

The mad scientist behind America’s mind-control quest with LSD In his mid-20s, future crime kingpin Whitey Bulger spent time in the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary for hijacking and armed robbery. While there, he volunteered to be part of a drug experiment that sought to find a cure for schizophrenia. Or so he was ...
05:01, 09/17/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: Ozone layer heals, 'regional conflagration' risk rises over oilfield attacks, South Sudan update, Myanmar genocide threat remains A recap of Monday’s top stories: The ozone layer is on track to repair; Instability rises over oilfield attacks in Saudi Arabia; General Assembly chief Espinosa bows out; Disaster and conflict displace thousands in Asia Pacific; Sexual violence unpun...
05:26, 09/17/2019

Digital assistants are repairing consumer trust in financial services (VB Live) Join this discussion to learn how digital assistants can drive engagement, improve customer experience, and build revenue for financial institutions.Read More...
06:13, 09/17/2019

Angelica Ross to host LGBT forum for 2020 presidential candidates "Pose" star Angelica Ross will host the 2020 Presidential Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues, Ross confirmed on Monday. The event takes place Friday and streams live....
06:39, 09/17/2019

Where does the world's oil come from? The attack on Saudi Arabia's largest petroleum-processing facility over the weekend struck at the heart of one of the most important oil-producing regions in the world: the Middle East....
07:00, 09/17/2019

Explainer: Details on car tariffs fuzzy as U.S., Japan head for trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump has said Washington and Tokyo have reached an initial trade deal that he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to sign in New York later this month....
08:39, 09/17/2019

Facebook defends tracking your every move — even if the app isn't on New software updates from Apple and Google alert users to when they're being tracked by apps. Facebook takes to a blog post to explain its reasoning.       ...
08:39, 09/17/2019

Mattel's Hot Wheels: New and old The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
08:39, 09/17/2019

Trump Tries to Woo Hispanic Voters at Rally in New Mexico The president said he had great support among Latino Americans because of his hard line on stopping migrants and drugs from crossing illegally into the U.S....
09:00, 09/17/2019

President Trump to host Otto Warmbier's parents for dinner at the White House Otto Warmbier died after being imprisoned in North Korea. Fred and Cincy Warmbier have crusaded against Kim Jong Un's regime since their son's death        ...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Revealed: Children as young as six victims of dating app sex crimes The home secretary has said she is appalled by the revelation that children, one of them six years old, have been sexually groomed or assaulted after contact with adults on over-18 dating sites....
09:26, 09/17/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2 Winners and Losers: Breakout stars, waiver targets Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
09:52, 09/17/2019

Illinois teen’s memory resets every two hours after head injury Of all the types of injuries a person can sustain, head injuries tend to be the scariest. Scientists have learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still many uncertainties. That’s especially true when it comes to brain injur...
09:52, 09/17/2019

Storms roll through Tucson for the last week of Summer TUCSON – Summer is officially over next Monday and Fall-like weather is in the forecast. But Mother Nature delivered numerous storms across the region on Monday. The areas hardest hit were west of the City of Tucson and major flash-flooding was...
09:52, 09/17/2019

AZDPS enhancing emergency alert system PHOENIX, Ariz. — The Arizona Department of Public Safety is enhancing the way it sends out emergency alerts. AZDPS sends out three types of alerts. Amber Alerts are for abducted children. Blue Alerts are for at-large suspects who have killed or...
09:52, 09/17/2019

Oracle extends its autonomous capabilities to Linux operating system Oracle has extended its autonomous capabilities to the Linux operating system and it is offered free of cost to its paying cloud customers in a bid to make it more appealing and win more customers and developers.According to Larry Ellison, co-founder...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Community offers help to opioid addicts Elk Grove Village, a community of 32,000 outside Chicago has launched a program in which addicted people can ask police officers and other municipal workers for help without fear of arrest, even if they have illegal drugs or paraphernalia. (Sept. 16)...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Can the N.F.L. Turn a 360-Pound Rugby Player Into a Football Star? Jordan Mailata had barely played football before the Eagles drafted him last year. Now he has to prove himself in one of the sport’s most technically demanding positions...
11:39, 09/17/2019

Beehives, farewells, and a Wu-Tang surprise made up the best of Riot Fest 2019 The 15th anniversary of Riot Fest had all the hallmarks of the “most intimate, large music festival,” including farewell stops, notable reunions, chanting crowds, and dancing in mud pits (though the Riot Fest pig seemed to have sat this year out). No...
12:26, 09/17/2019

Iran escalation, new Middle East plan boost State Department deputy for NSC job The escalation of U.S.-Iran tensions over the weekend attack on key Saudi oil facilities, and the pending unveiling of the administration’s Middle East plan, are raising the stakes in President Trump’s search for a new national security adviser to re...
13:13, 09/17/2019

South Korea on alert after 1st African swine fever case confirmed South Korea is on alert Tuesday to prevent the spread of African swine fever after the first case of the animal disease was confirmed near the border with North Korea....
14:00, 09/17/2019

Turkey: Censorship fogging up pollution researchers' work In Turkey, rapid urbanization and poor pollution control are impacting public health, according to researchers. They say the government is fully aware, and is punishing experts who've tried to warn the public....
14:00, 09/17/2019

The new shines bright in Brazilian banking Investors expect a radical transformation in Brazilian financial services in the next five years: this enthusiasm is depressing incumbent stocks while driving strong valuations for start-ups....
14:52, 09/17/2019

Truly, madly, steeply: a via ferrata tour of the Dolomites Northern Italy’s iron paths give hikers the chance to feel like mountaineers but without rope, anchors or knots. Our writer straps in for the high-altitude thrill of his lifeI am standing on an enormous limestone plateau almost 3km up, peering over t...
16:00, 09/17/2019

Sean Spicer debuts on 'Dancing With the Stars' shimmying to Spice Girls song in neon-green ruffled shirt Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made his colorful and proudly outlandish “Dancing With the Stars” debut on Monday night wearing a neon-green ruffled shirt as he shimmied to the Spice Girls song “Spice up Your Life” in a salsa routine....
16:00, 09/17/2019

The Sony RX100 VII is the best compact camera you can buy Sony’s latest advanced compact camera is the highly pocketable RX100 VII, the seventh iteration of the RX100. Since its debut, this line of cameras has proven a very popular option among enthusiasts looking for a great travel camera, vloggers,...
16:00, 09/17/2019

House Democrats sidestep border wall fight until November House Democrats have largely agreed to punt an ugly border wall fight with Donald Trump until November, likely averting a shutdown this month — as long as the president backs the plan. The House is expected to pass a stopgap funding bill this week t...
16:26, 09/17/2019

Sleep-Deprived Young Women At Greater Risk Of Weight Gain | Eat These 5 Sleep-Inducing Foods The researchers of the study warns that teenage girls who prefer to go to bed late are at greater risk of weight gain, compared to same-age girls who go to bed earlier....
16:52, 09/17/2019

"Dhoni, Kohli Can't Sacrifice Reputations For Match-Fixings:" ACU Chief BCCI ACU chief Ajit Singh Shekhawat said that big stars like MS Dhoni or Virat Kohli will never fall prey to bookies as they have "more to lose than gain"....
16:52, 09/17/2019

Ponappa, Rankireddy Beat World No.7 Pairing To Advance In China Open Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy pulled off a fine win over the world No. 7 pair of Praveen Jordan and Melati Daeva Oktavianti of Indonesia in the first round of the China Open badminton......
16:52, 09/17/2019

World Catching Up With China on Surveillance Tech China leads the world in facial-recognition and other new surveillance technologies, but other countries are adopting similar tools, according to a new report by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace....
16:52, 09/17/2019

The Jets Seem Like They're About Done With Trumaine Johnson Heading into Monday night’s matchup against the Browns, the Jets had to know that the outcome would be in large part dependent on how well they could contain Odell Beckham Jr. It didn’t go great! Beckham caught six balls for 161 yards and a score in ...
17:52, 09/17/2019

Going cashless? What to know before you hand a debit card to your children As you go cashless, new debit cards aim to make it easier to give money to your children. Here's what to think before you put them in your kids' hands....
18:13, 09/17/2019

Tunisia confirms Saied, Karoui to contest presidential runoff vote Tunisia's electoral commission said on Tuesday law professor Kais Saied and detained media mogul Nabil Karoui won the most votes in Sunday's presidential election, beating veteran political leaders to advance to a second-round runoff....
19:26, 09/17/2019

Order checks for Apple's new iPhone bode well: analysts Pre-orders for Apple Inc's latest iPhones have gotten off to a better start than the last cycle a year ago, several Wall Street analysts said on Monday, citing their own research data....
19:52, 09/17/2019

| WATCH | Shock after Maine propane blast leaves one dead A propane explosion that levelled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine. WATCH NOW....
20:13, 09/17/2019

| WATCH | First swine fever outbreak confirmed in South Korea South Korea has reported its first cases of African swine fever, becoming the latest country hit by the disease that has killed pigs from China to North Korea, pushing up pork prices worldwide....
20:13, 09/17/2019

| No cheating: Frenchwoman was world's oldest person, researchers say Frenchwoman Jeanne Calment, who died aged 122 two decades ago, should keep the title of the oldest person on record, researchers say, rejecting claims of fraud....
20:13, 09/17/2019

OnePlus 7T release date, price, news and leaks The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro haven’t been out long, but OnePlus typically refreshes the range with a ‘T’ model later in the year and we’re expecting the same to happen this year.That might surprise you – after al...
20:13, 09/17/2019

NY Times reporter who co-wrote Kavanaugh book cops to penning ‘penis’ tweet A New York Times reporter who co-wrote a controversial new book on US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh admitted Tuesday that she also penned the paper’s widely panned “penis” tweet published to promote the tome. The newspaper&#...
20:39, 09/17/2019

‘Punky Brewster’ reboot tops new NBC streaming service Peacock Did “Punky Brewster” keep her pigtails when she hit middle age? We’ll soon find out. On Tuesday, NBCUniversal unveiled the name of its new streaming service — the appropriately titled Peacock, in a nod to its iconic logo — and officially announ...
20:39, 09/17/2019

GM strike triggers economic impact warnings Fitch Ratings said a short-term strike is not a credit risk, but a prolonged stoppage "could result in liquidity erosion" to the tune of a few billion dollars of cash burn. A prolonged strike would also threaten southeast Michigan's economy....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Air pollution particles found on foetal side of placentas – study Research finds black carbon breathed by mothers can cross into unborn childrenAir pollution particles have been found on the foetal side of placentas, indicating that unborn babies are directly exposed to the black carbon produced by motor traffic an...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Hollywood Once Told Francis Ford Coppola The Cotton Club Had 'Too Many Black Stories'. Now, He's Restoring Them You know how kids have a list of things they want to be when they grow up and toggle between them until they actually do grow up and (maybe) decide on one thing? Well, for me, one of those things was a tap dancer....
22:00, 09/17/2019

The Women's March Enters a New Era as Co-Founders Tamika Mallory, Linda Sarsour and Bob Bland Move On The movement known as the Women’s March announced a change in leadership on Monday, as co-founders Tamika Mallory, Linda Sarsour and Bob Bland stepped down from their co-presidential roles in the organization. The march’s fourth founder, Carmen Perez...
22:00, 09/17/2019

How Congress and the feds can improve natural gas pipeline safety This year, Congress is working to reauthorize the Pipeline Safety Act. This law establishes the national pipeline safety program within the Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, or PHMSA, and authorize...
22:00, 09/17/2019

US Sues Edward Snowden Over Memoir, Cites Non-Disclosure Agreement The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who in 2013 leaked secret documents about U.S. telephone and Internet surveillance,......
22:26, 09/17/2019

UK Top Court To Rule On PM Johnson's Suspension Of Parliament Boris Johnson illegally suspended parliament because he saw it as an obstacle to his Brexit plans, Britain's top court was told on Tuesday as it met to decide whether the Prime Minister had unlawfully......
22:26, 09/17/2019

Lightning strike sends Jamaican soccer players to hospital A lightning strike sent multiple players to the hospital during a soccer game between two Jamaican schools. Video of the incident shows a flash, followed by several players falling onto the field in a scary moment. One student was carried off the fie...
22:52, 09/17/2019

School janitor lays on the ground to comfort girl who has autism By Rachel Paula Abrahamson, TODAY Every morning, students at Melba Passmore Elementary School in Alvin, Texas, file into the cafeteria for breakfast. For fourth grader Kenlee Bellew-Shaw, who has autism, it can be a bit overwhelming. “She really stru...
23:39, 09/17/2019

General Motors strike not likely to be resolved anytime soon: experts On this General Motors and the United Auto Workers agree — the strike that sent 50,000 workers out on the picket lines Monday is not likely to be over anytime soon. Both sides are talking, but both sides are bracing for a long and costly fight as wor...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Facebook working on smart glasses with Ray-Ban, code-named 'Orion' Facebook has partnered with Luxottica to develop augmented-reality Ray-Ban glasses code-named 'Orion', people familiar with the matter told CNBC....
00:00, 09/18/2019

UK 'keeping hold of Brexit proposals to avoid EU leaks' The UK has put forward ideas to end the Brexit impasse, but is stopping Brussels from keeping hold of written details due to fears the proposals will be leaked, it is understood....
00:26, 09/18/2019

Hong Kong Activists Ask Lawmakers to Block U.S. Companies From Exporting Equipment Used Against Protesters (WASHINGTON) — Activists involved in the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong appealed to U.S. lawmakers Tuesday to support their fight by banning the export of American police equipment that is used against demonstrators and by more closely mon...
01:39, 09/18/2019

'A trailblazing figure': Barack Obama, Katie Couric mourn veteran journalist Cokie Roberts Journalists from ABC, CNN and Fox News mourn the death of veteran journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts.        ...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Polls close in Israeli election Israel has gone to the polls in its second national election this year. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is hoping to secure a fourth consecutive term in office following a tight race....
02:00, 09/18/2019

|MysteriousZuma-infusedrealityseriesfilmsatNkandla A mysterious new 13-episode reality series involving some of the Zuma family and partly filmed at the Nkandla presidential homestead is coming to screens in 2020....
02:00, 09/18/2019

Hurricane Humberto forecast to become 'major' storm, lash Bermuda with heavy rain, high winds The third hurricane of the Atlantic hurricane season continues to strengthen at sea Tuesday, bringing the threat of high winds and heavy rain to Bermuda in addition to potentially deadly rip currents to the Southeast coast....
02:00, 09/18/2019

FBI raids MyPayrollHR owner’s home in $35M fraud probe FBI agents raided the upstate home of a payroll company owner embroiled in a potential $35 million fraud, the bureau said Tuesday. A squad of investigators arrived in a half-dozen vehicles and spent about an hour combing through ValueWise CEO Michael...
02:26, 09/18/2019

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China's leaders around the world....
03:13, 09/18/2019

Lewandowski calls Trump probes 'petty' politics Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is charging that House Democrats are "going down rabbit holes" and "focusing on petty and personal politics" as he is testifying at what the committee is calling its first impeachment hearing. (Sept. 17...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Teen arrested for plan to shoot '400 people for fun' had AK-47 in bedroom, police say Alexis Wilson was taken into custody for a felony terrorist hoax for threatening a mass shooting at her former high school.        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Luis Severino Makes a Strong Return to the Yankees After fighting injuries for most of the season, Severino made his first appearance of 2019 and looked every bit the ace over four scoreless innings. Then came news of an injury to Dellin Betances....
05:01, 09/18/2019

Inter Milan 1-1 Slavia Prague: Antonio Conte's side rescue Champions League draw at San Siro Inter Milan's hopes of qualifying from a strong-looking Champions League took a significant early blow as they were held to a 1-1 draw by bottom seeds Slavia Prague at the San Siro....
05:26, 09/18/2019

Russian volcano eruption has caused rare purple sunsets all over the world Volcanic eruptions can often be devastating to nearby regions, but a remote volcano in Russia is responsible for some beautiful sunsets, according to researchers....
05:26, 09/18/2019

Suicide bomber kills at least 26 near Ashraf Ghani speech in Afghanistan Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani was unharmed Tuesday after a suspected suicide bomber set off explosives near a campaign rally in Charikar, killing at least 26 people and injuring 42....
06:13, 09/18/2019

Senate report: Last 3 federal shutdowns cost taxpayers $4B The last three federal shutdowns -- which resulted from the government failing to authorize new spending -- cost American taxpayers a total of $4 billion, a bipartisan analysis showed Tuesday....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Walmart likely discriminated against female workers, U.S. agency says Walmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying them less, denying them promotions or both, because of their gender, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos seen by Reuters....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Queensland bushwalker rescued after crawling for two days with leg 'clean snapped in half' Neil Parker said he had to ‘carry his leg’ after breaking it in a six-metre fall down a waterfall at Mount Nebo, north-west of BrisbaneA Queensland bushwalker has said he had to “carry his leg” as he crawled for two days to safety after it “clean sna...
07:00, 09/18/2019

San Jose moves to ban natural gas in new residential buildings San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, on Tuesday moved to ban natural gas in most new residential buildings beginning next year....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Hong Kong activists ask US politicians to block sale of equipment used against protesters Hong Kong activists have appealed to US politicians to stop the sale of American weapons and anti-protest equipment used against pro-democracy activists....
07:52, 09/18/2019

Scientists discover heaviest star in universe branded 'almost too big to exist' Researchers measured the star using the Shapiro Delay, where a time difference in radio waves reaching Earth as the white dwarf passes in front of the pulsar converts into a calculation of mass....
07:52, 09/18/2019

New esports network VENN aims to bring 'gaming as a lens into pop culture' A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 million in seed round funding....
07:52, 09/18/2019

|ABInBevtoseekupto$4.85bninAsianunitIPO Anheuser-Busch InBev is reviving the Hong Kong initial public offering of its Asian unit and is set to raise as much as $4.8bn, roughly half of an earlier target....
08:13, 09/18/2019

|SApetrolpricestillexpectedtodecreaseinOctober-AA An attack on a major oil facility in Saudi Arabia means that a predicted drop in the petrol price for October will be lower than anticipated based on mid-month data, according to the Automobile Association....
08:13, 09/18/2019

"Thousands Drowning, Dam Filled For 1 Person": Medha Patkar's Barb At PM Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his supporters, social activist Medha Patkar who is leading the Narmada Bachao Andolan has said that PM Modi's birthday celebrations overshadowed the......
09:26, 09/18/2019

Bachelor in Paradise's Carly Waddell and Evan Bass Reveal Sex of Baby No. 2 Tonight's Bachelor in Paradise season finale included a heartwarming announcement from the show's very own Carly Waddell and Evan Bass. The lovebirds, who met and fell in love on......
09:26, 09/18/2019

Trump in New Mexico: 'We love our Hispanics' President Donald Trump returns to New Mexico for a campaign rally, his first trip to the "Land of Enchantment" as president, and a sign of his campaign's promise to make a play for the state that voted decisively Democratic in 2016....
09:52, 09/18/2019

At least 3 teachers remove religious symbols at work under Quebec’s secularism law Bill 21 prohibits public-sector employees in positions of authority — including teachers, police officers and judges — from wearing religious symbols while at work....
11:26, 09/18/2019

Thai leader dodges opposition questions over flawed oath Thailand’s prime minister has come under fire in a parliamentary debate because he omitted a key phrase in taking his oath of office in July, but ignored opposition demands to explain why he had left it out...
13:52, 09/18/2019

| Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia after US blames Iran for attacks US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo departed for Saudi Arabia to discuss possible retaliation after Washington said it had proof that attacks on Saudi oil installations originated in Iran....
14:39, 09/18/2019

Best dash cam 2019: 10 car-ready cameras for peace of mind Dash cams give you peace of mind when you're out and about driving. You never know when you'll need footage from your windshield – but you'll be glad to have it if you do. Want a great deal on a dash cam? With Amazon Prime ...
15:01, 09/18/2019

TriBeCa, the New Art Stroll With the decline of retail, storefronts in the Triangle Below Canal Street are filling with galleries — it’s New York City’s most unlikely new art scene....
15:52, 09/18/2019

Hall of Fame manager Whitey Herzog suffers mild stroke Whitey Herzog, who led the St. Louis Cardinals to 1982 World Series title, recovering from stroke he suffered Monday at his charity golf tournament.       ...
16:13, 09/18/2019

Justice Department Backs Legal Effort Against California's State Retirement Plan The U.S. Department of Justice is backing a lawsuit that seeks to invalidate California’s state retirement plan, taking aim at states sponsoring retirement savings plans for people who lack access to one at work....
16:13, 09/18/2019

You can get paid $1,300 if you watch 13 Stephen King movies by Halloween This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise in New Line Cinema’s horror thriller “It: Chapter 2.” (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP) Do you like Stephen King’s movies? If so, then this challenge is for you. ...
16:13, 09/18/2019