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How we tune out distractions

Imagine trying to focus on a friend’s voice at a noisy party, or blocking out the phone conversation of the person sitting next to you on the bus while you try ...

How we tune out distractions

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8 tips to eliminate distractions in your workplace Technology promised to automate the tasks humans weren’t absolutely needed for, giving us time back and making us more productive in one fell swoop. But it did something else, too: It added distractions we’d never known. Technological dis...
04:13, 08/07/2019

No distractions: An NFL veteran opens up on his sexuality There is not a single openly LGBTQ player in the NFL. Defensive end Ryan Russell wants to change that. "Whatever I was to you before this letter, I'm still that now. We just know each other a little better."...
08:52, 08/30/2019

Some Tips For Avoiding Internet Distractions If you’re reading this, you probably know the feeling: You’re trying to get into a flow state on something productive, but somehow, your mouse gravitates to your bookmarks, and suddenly you’re browsing Twitter, or Tumblr, or another internet addictio...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Light Phone 2 is a smartphone designed to minimize distractions Smartphone attachment syndrome is a thing. Some psychologists assert the urge to reach for the buzzing handsets in our pocket is rooted in instinctual curiosity, while others argue it’s a form of addiction fueled by fear of falling out of step with f...
14:52, 09/04/2019

UA Coach Sumlin not worried about “beach distractions” vs. Hawaii HAWAII – Is Coach Kevin Sumlin worried about “beach distractions” in Hawaii as the Cats prep for Saturday’s season opener? Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast:...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Acknowledging Distractions, Novak Djokovic Loses at Miami Open Seemingly on a roll after winning the Australian Open, Djokovic, who has been embroiled in a back-room ATP imbroglio, stumbled for the second time in two weeks....
14:49, 04/28/2019

A Minuscule Adventure review – sweet animated tale minus Hollywood distractions The lack of smart-alec seagulls is not a problem in this simple but not simplistic film for children full of gentle charm and imaginative soundscapesThere is perhaps a rule in the critics’ handbook that bans watching kids’ films in the company of act...
12:00, 09/06/2019

How to edit Google Docs files offline, for when you're without internet or trying to eliminate online distractions LightField Studios/Shutterstock.com Making your Google Docs available for editing offline is useful for whenever you're going somewhere that doesn't have a steady internet connection. It can also be a useful productivity tool for those who like to ...
00:13, 05/14/2019

Fury vs. Wallin: A tune-up fight isn't always what it's cut out to be Otto Wallin wasn't expected to give Tyson Fury a true battle, but the Swede shined and reminded all champions that every fight can be a dangerous one....
21:39, 09/16/2019

Republicans tune out Robert Mueller Democrats hope to bring Robert Mueller’s report to life on Wednesday. But at least one member of the target audience says “they’re just grooming a corpse.” Senate Republicans are dismissing Mueller’s testimony to the House before it even happens. Mo...
02:39, 07/24/2019

China Tariffs May Change Fed's Tune Low inflation is the biggest reason the Federal Reserve has for not raising interest rates. The U.S.-China trade impasse could take that reason away....
18:00, 05/10/2019

NFL notebook: Browns coach Kitchens changes tune on OBJ Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens changed his tune on Odell Beckham Jr. missing all but one of Cleveland's 10 workouts permitted under NFL rules for organized team activities....
04:52, 05/31/2019

Baseball is giving us fewer reasons to tune in The first Sunday night baseball game to include the Yankees that I recall was played 28 years before MLB sold Sunday night large-market games to ESPN. And it remains, at least in my memory, as a colossal collision between the accidental and incidenta...
07:00, 07/07/2019

At $6,400, Could This 2006 Hummer H3 With a 5-Speed Have You Humming a New Tune? Getting a Hummer isn’t all that hard. Getting one with a stick like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe H3 on the other hand is a rare opportunity. Let’s see if this one’s price blows it for us....
16:13, 07/05/2019

Moscow: Refugees, locals dance to the same tune Russia accepts very few refugees. Those who come have a hard time socializing. But a local NGO has come up with an idea to change that and show them that Moscow can be friendly....
18:39, 09/07/2019

Unilever Uses Virtual Factories to Tune Up Its Supply Chain The consumer-goods company is building virtual versions of its factories, using data streaming from sensor-equipped machines to create digital models that can track physical conditions and enable testing of operational changes....
18:39, 07/15/2019

New stripped-down Freddie Mercury tune is unearthed from 1985 Before recording the final version of "Time," Freddie Mercury sang a stripped-down version for singer/producer Dave Clark, accompanied only by a piano....
05:26, 06/21/2019

Jürgen Klopp happy to keep his middle eight varied and in tune Manager will continue to rotate Liverpool’s midfield options and he has more to work with now Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain appears fully up to speedIt was about an hour after the final whistle had blown at St Mary’s on Saturday that Liverpool’s players re...
15:26, 08/19/2019

How Fox News changed its tune on covering North Korea CNN's Brian Stelter looks at how Fox News' coverage of North Korea, and meeting with its leader Kim Jong Un, has changed during the Trump presidency....
10:39, 07/02/2019

Donovan Mitchell calls for end to gun violence as USA win World Cup tune-up Team USA defeat Boomers before 51,218 at Marvel StadiumKemba Walker (23 points) leads USA in World Cup tune-upDonovan Mitchell writes message for gun violence victims With his team playing on a raised basketball court in a stadium normally used for s...
18:26, 08/22/2019

Clint Frazier must learn to tune out noise before it’s too late TORONTO — Let’s go back in time to March 10, 2017, the day Clint Frazier — in his first Yankees spring training — cut his hair after much scrutiny over his locks’ length. In my column for The Post that ran the subsequent day, I cited the anonymous se...
11:26, 06/05/2019

Cash-advance app Earnin changes its tune amid NY probe A cash-advance app backed by rapper Nas has been scrambling to escape regulatory heat over concerns that it has been doing illegal payday lending in the Big Apple, The Post has learned. Earnin, a Silicon Valley startup whose investors also include ve...
17:13, 09/04/2019

Reddit’s Chris Slowe is live at TNW2019 – tune in now! We’re coming at you live from TNW2019 on day one where Reddit’s Chief Technical Officer, Chris Slowe, is about to take to the stage. Slowe, also the Founding Engineer of Reddit, will take attendees behind the scenes to see the technology that makes o...
12:52, 05/09/2019

Guy Kawasaki’s opening keynote is live at TNW2019 – tune in now! We’re coming to you live from day one of TNW 2019, our flagship conference in Amsterdam. Up first is Guy Kawasaki, the genius responsible for building Apple’s cult-like status that remains today. He basically invented evangelism marketing as Apple’s ...
12:52, 05/09/2019

Humaniq’s Anton Mozgovy is live at TNW2019 – tune in now! Welcome to the first day of TNW Conference 2019, our flagship technology festival in Amsterdam. We’re live at the eToro Studio, where we’re chatting about the future of cryptocurrency and blockchain with some of the industry’s leading experts. Up nex...
18:39, 05/09/2019

Bumble’s Louise Troen is live at TNW2019 – tune in now! Welcome to day one of TNW’s annual conference, taking place in the industrial hipness of Amsterdam’s NDSM Wharf. The sun’s out. The coffee is brewing. It’s a beautiful day. Now, let’s talk some tech. In five minutes, Louise Troen, Bumble’s iconic VP ...
12:52, 05/09/2019

Futurist and filmmaker Ian Khan is live at TNW2019 – tune in now! Welcome to the second day of TNW Conference 2019, our flagship technology festival in Amsterdam. We are kicking off our blockchain and cryptocurrency track, Hard Fork. First to the stage is futurist and filmmaker Ian Khan, who will share his thoughts...
11:26, 05/10/2019

Cash-advance app Earnin changes its tune amid NYS probe A cash-advance app backed by rapper Nas has been scrambling to escape regulatory heat over concerns that it has been doing illegal payday lending in the Big Apple, The Post has learned. Earnin, a Silicon Valley startup whose investors also include ve...
05:00, 09/02/2019

More than a million viewers tune in for start of 'T20 of lawn bowls' Ultimate Bowls Championship features modified rules Organisers ‘overwhelmed’ by interest in new competition A bold new era has dawned in the world of lawn bowling with an international competition, designed to revamp the traditionally genteel sport i...
09:52, 06/18/2019

Mets, who once saw themselves as contenders, have changed tune and will be sellers at deadline New York Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen says team must 'face our reality' heading into deadline, says Mickey Callaway will be manager rest of season.       ...
03:26, 07/13/2019

Pulisic happy with Chelsea tune-up despite defeat by Kawasaki Frontale Frank Lampard’s side beaten by late Damiao header‘I’m happy. They were a very good opponent,’ says PulisicBrazilian striker Damiao consigned Chelsea to a 1-0 defeat in Japan as J-League side Kawasaki Frontale claimed a famous pre-season scalp. The su...
19:52, 07/19/2019

Many in media changing their tune on border 'crisis' after claiming it was 'manufactured' Media pundits and anchors seemingly switched gears in recent weeks and now consider the immigration problems at the southern border a "crisis," after months of downplaying the issue and blaming President Trump. ...
00:00, 07/01/2019

Tesla shares, bonds under pressure as Musk changes tune on profit Shares of Tesla Inc sank 14% on Thursday and its bonds traded lower, a day after the electric carmaker said it needed more time to turn a profit, reported lower margins and announced the departure of a key executive....
20:52, 07/25/2019

Michigan Republicans Tune In to Democratic Debate. No Conversions Reported. Scouting out the opposition, Republicans viewing Wednesday’s debate were impressed by Tulsi Gabbard and Elizabeth Warren and quick to defend President Trump....
19:39, 06/27/2019

North Korea says prospect ‘gloomy’ for nuclear talks unless US changes its tune North Korea has again blamed the United States for the failure of the February summit in Vietnam between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, saying there will be no progress until Washington changes its approach to denuclearization talks....
20:39, 05/24/2019

After one-punch KO, Deontay Wilder changes tune from threats to ‘love’ for opponent Wilder had previously talked about getting "a body" on his record, but following his quick, dominant win over Dominic Breazeale, the WBC heavyweight champion struck a much different tone....
04:00, 05/20/2019

Coco Gauff’s final US Open tune-up a sold-out affair Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old tennis sensation, says she wants to “change the world.” First she will look to win a U.S. Open match. Gauff has one last warmup date Wednesday night in North Carolina before storming into Flushing Meadows for h...
22:52, 08/21/2019

TV record: Six million people in UK tune in for Women's World Cup game The match between England and Scotland on Sunday at France 2019 broke UK television viewing figure records for a women's football game, says the BBC....
02:00, 06/11/2019

Jared Kushner may have an ethics problem - to the tune of $90m | Vicky Ward Since Kushner entered the White House, a firm he founded has received over $90m in foreign funds. The public has a right to know the sourcesThe stench surrounding Jared Kushner has grown more pungent with every passing day.On Monday, the Guardian’s J...
10:26, 06/16/2019

Seals have been taught to sing the 'Star Wars' theme tune Researchers at the University of St Andrews in Scotland have found that gray seals are able to mimic human speech and songs, including the theme tune from the movie "Star Wars."...
22:00, 06/21/2019

USA Basketball crumbles late in tune-up loss to Australia, snapping win streak Thanks to poor late-game execution on both ends, USA Basketball suffered its first defeat with NBA players since 2006 with a stunning exhibition loss to Australia....
10:26, 08/24/2019

How PGA Tour pro Brian Harman's inner circle helps keep his body in tune Swinging a golf club takes a toll on your muscles. Here's how Brian Harman's inner circle helps him keep in shape and in contention on the PGA Tour.        ...
20:13, 07/31/2019

Switch off the phone, turn on the radio and tune into Proust | Alex Clark In the age of the short attention-span, a 10-hour radio version of In Search of Lost Time is high-class therapyMight Marcel Proust, on finding that BBC Radio 4 is to broadcast a 10-hour adaptation of In Search of Lost Time across the August bank holi...
02:39, 08/18/2019

G10 currencies to dance to dollar's tune, trade-war and Fed song: Reuters poll Group of 10 currencies will be driven by the U.S.-China trade war and actions by the U.S. Federal Reserve in coming months, while economic developments in other parts of the world are likely to take second stage, a Reuters poll found....
06:52, 09/06/2019

Killer Groove plays a conventional crime tune with style and verve In storytelling across all media, genre provides a foundation of ideas for artists to build on in their own distinct ways. When working within a genre, creators have character archetypes and plot conventions to stimulate their imaginations, ideally a...
00:26, 05/29/2019

Most Republicans plan to tune out Mueller probe: Reuters/Ipsos poll When Robert Mueller testifies before Congress on Wednesday about his probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, a key part of the U.S. public appears likely to tune out - Republic...
13:52, 07/23/2019

Darwin’s finches sing out-of-tune call after parasites deform beaks Concern over mating as malformed beaks and nostrils lead to ‘subpar songs’ - studyTree finches made famous by Charles Darwin’s visit to the Galapagos islands in the 19th century have gone out of tune because of parasitic infections that damage the bi...
01:39, 06/12/2019

Rob Gronkowski feeling 'really good' in retirement, may change tune once season begins Rob Gronkowski has seemingly been playing with the hearts of New England Patriots fans ever since he announced his retirement in March – a month after the team’s sixth Super Bowl title....
20:00, 07/04/2019

Democrats, media change tune on border: No longer a ‘manufactured crisis’ Mainstream media and congressional Democrats alike were in lockstep just months ago that the situation along the southern border was a “manufactured crisis” being ginned up by the president for political reasons -- but the narrative has swiftly shift...
19:52, 06/26/2019

Author of GIGGED, Sarah Kessler, is sharing her thoughts on the gig economy – tune in now! We’re coming to you live from day two of TNW 2019, our flagship conference in Amsterdam. Next up is an interview with Sarah Kessler, the deputy editor of Quartz’s digital subscription magazine and the author of GIGGED. Kessler knows everything about ...
11:26, 05/10/2019

One of the World's Largest Crypto Exchanges, Binance, Hacked to the Tune of $40 Million Cryptocurrency trading hub Binance, one of the world’s largest, has confirmed it lost about 7,000 Bitcoins (around $40 million) to hackers after its so-called “hot wallet,” i.e. one connected to the internet and used to process transactions, was brea...
06:39, 05/08/2019

How to fine-tune macOS Mojave's General settings to match your preferences Follow this guided tour of macOS Mojave's General System Preferences to get even more out of how you interact with and operate the Apple OS each day....
19:00, 05/07/2019

Florida toddler with spina bifida uses 'Baby Shark' tune to learn how to walk Two-year-old Harper Comparin is battling the odds, stepping along to the catchy “doo doo doos” of the kids song Baby Shark as she undergoes pediatric rehabilitation at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla....
16:39, 05/02/2019

London buskers told to change their tune after being caught playing the same songs for hours on end Buskers in London's tourist hotspots will be ordered to broaden their repertoires after complaints of street performers playing the same song for hours at a time....
15:26, 05/01/2019

eToro CEO Yoni Assia and Kristian ‘HODOR’ Nairn are live at TNW 2019 — tune in now! Good afternoon from day one of TNW’s annual tech extravaganza, taking place in Amsterdam’s trendy NDSM Wharf. The sun is shining. The beers are cold. People are having fun. All things considered, it’s pretty bloody lovely. Even if you’re not here, yo...
18:39, 05/09/2019

USA rebound from rare loss to defeat Canada in final Fiba World Cup tune-up USA never trailed in 84-68 victory over Canada in SydneyAmericans saw 78-game win streak ended two days earlierThe United States rebounded from a rare loss two days earlier to outclass Canada 84-68 in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game Monday...
16:00, 08/26/2019

How PGA Tour golfer Brian Harman's inner circle helps keep his body in tune PGA Tour golfer Brian Harman has to keep his body in tune to play as much golf as he does. Here's how his inner circle on the tour keeps him going.        ...
20:13, 07/31/2019

A New Hearing Aid Promises to Tune Out Distracting Voices By Reading the Wearer's Brain Waves You don’t notice it happening, but in a crowded, noisy room, your brain has the remarkable ability to effectively tune out all but the people you’re talking to. Trying to replicate this behavior in gadgets like hearing aids has proven to be very diff...
00:13, 05/31/2019

Out of tune: why Miley Cyrus' Black Mirror episode hits the wrong note The new season of Charlie Brooker’s Netflix series stumbles with its Vox Lux-lite fantasy about a singer who gets turned into an Amazon Echo. Major spoilers aheadThe new season of Black Mirror succeeds most the further it strays from traditional Blac...
10:13, 06/07/2019

Latin lovers tune in: Vatican broadcasts news in language of ancient Rome Friends, Romans and Latin lovers - lend the Vatican your ears. Vatican Radio is starting its first regular news bulletin in the language of Caesar and Cicero....
16:13, 06/07/2019

Apple fights back against Spotify claiming the music streamer's data is out of tune Music streamer Spotify has been complaining about having to pay the so-called "Apple Tax." This is the 30% cut Apple takes from revenue generated by apps that use the tech giant's payment system. This is why Spotify charges $12.99 a month, $3 more th...
20:39, 06/24/2019

England vs Cameroon World Cup clash sets new record for UK viewers as 6.9m tune in for dramatic Lionesses win England's victory over Cameroon at the World Cup was the UK's most-watched women's football game ever, with a record-breaking 6.9 million viewers tuning in....
15:52, 06/24/2019

Video game accessories let you fine tune the feel, sound and seat of your game New controllers aren't the only driver of the multibillion-dollar video game accessory market. There's chairs and even drinks from game company Razer.       ...
12:39, 08/14/2019

| USA down Banyana Banyana in Women's World Cup tune-up Samantha Mewis scored once in each half and Carli Lloyd added a late goal as the United States dominated Banyana Banyana in a Women's World Cup tune-up....
08:13, 05/13/2019

No Brexit breakthrough as Johnson meets Juncker, EU says Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu for the UK prime minister and European Commission president. But a day of deadlock ended ignominously for Boris Johnson....
02:13, 09/17/2019

The Mystics are an anomaly in the WNBA: A juggernaut patiently built on character and fit Every title-winning team this decade aside from the 2010 Seattle Storm and the 2012 Indiana Fever has featured at least two players who were drafted No. 1 overall by the team with which they won the championship....
02:13, 09/17/2019

Women’s March cuts ties with Linda Sarsour, other leaders after anti-Semitism claims The Women’s March has cut ties with three founding board members, including Linda Sarsour, who have been dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism, the organization announced on Monday. Sarsour and fellow co-chairs Tamika Mallory and Mari Lynn ...
02:13, 09/17/2019

Trump’s tax returns subpoenaed by Manhattan DA’s Office, sources say President Trump’s accountants were slapped with a subpoena for eight years of his personal and corporate tax returns, law-enforcement sources told The Post on Monday. The subpoena was served last month on Mazars USA by the Manhattan District At...
02:13, 09/17/2019

Nadler: Committee too busy targeting Trump to probe Kavanaugh The House Judiciary Committee was too busy “impeaching the president” to immediately probe sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said Monday. “We have our hands full with impeachi...
02:13, 09/17/2019

Staff at Hong Kong hospital hold rally in support of protesters HONG KONG — Hundreds of medical staff at one of Hong Kong’s main public hospitals rallied Monday to support months of protests for democratic reforms and denounce police use of force after new violence over the weekend rocked the semi-autonomous Chin...
02:13, 09/17/2019

Boris Johnson booed by protesters in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was loudly booed by protesters shouting “Shame on you!” — forcing him to abandon a planned press briefing with an angry Luxembourg PM Xavier Bettel. “We need written proposals and time is ticking. So stop speaking...
02:13, 09/17/2019

CDC reports first week with no new measles cases in 11 months NEW YORK — The nation’s worst measles epidemic in 27 years could be in its final stages as a week went by with no new reported cases. “To get to zero is tremendously encouraging,” said Jason Schwartz, a Yale University expert on vaccination policy. T...
02:13, 09/17/2019

Chevron CEO: Saudi oil strikes won't have much short-term impact on U.S. oil production Attacks on Saudi oil plants will not have much impact on U.S. oil production in the short term, Chevron Chief Executive Michael Wirth told CNBC in an interview on Monday....
02:39, 09/17/2019

Saudi-style drone attacks not seen as major U.S. risk, experts say The style of attack used against oil plants in Saudi Arabia that knocked out half of the country's production on Saturday is unlikely to be a risk in the United States, energy and security experts say....
02:39, 09/17/2019

China signals veto in standoff with U.S. over Afghanistan U.N. mission: diplomats China and the United States are deadlocked over a U.N. Security Council resolution to extend the world body's political mission in Afghanistan, with Beijing signaling it will cast a veto because there is no reference to its global Belt and Road infra...
02:39, 09/17/2019

Canada's Trudeau says more gun control needed after Toronto area shootings Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday promised tougher action on gun control if he is re-elected next month after a recent string of deadly shootings near Toronto, Canada's biggest city....
02:39, 09/17/2019

Netanyahu says if reelected he'll annex parts of Hebron in The West Bank in controversial move: reports Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he plans to apply Israeli sovereignty on West Bank settlements in Hebron, the largest Palestinian city, if he is reelected in Tuesday’s election....
02:39, 09/17/2019

Brazil homebuilder MRV puts temporary hold on purchase of U.S. firm The board of Brazil's MRV Engenharia e Participacoes SA, Latin America's largest homebuilder, has temporarily interrupted the purchase of Florida-based AHS Residential LLC, it said on Monday, saying it will first hear shareholders' concerns....
02:39, 09/17/2019

Lawyer: Antonio Brown denies new sexual misconduct allegation The lawyer of New England Patriots star Antonio Brown said the wide receiver denies a new accusation of sexual misconduct with an unnamed female artist....
02:39, 09/17/2019

Here’s what to know about the renewed allegations against Brett Kavanaugh The new allegation has elicited calls from some Democratic presidential contenders for Kavanaugh’s impeachment and strong defenses of Kavanaugh from leading Republicans, including the man who appointed him to the high court, President Donald Trump....
03:00, 09/17/2019

Private equity fund linked to South Korea justice minister under probe South Korean prosecutors are investigating a private equity fund tied to the family of newly appointed Justice Minister Cho Kuk, following the arrest of a Cho relative who is suspected of operating the fund....
03:00, 09/17/2019

Iran: Seized ship was smuggling diesel fuel to UAE Iran's Revolutionary Guard seized a ship in the Persian Gulf for allegedly trying to smuggle diesel fuel into the United Arab Emirates, Iran's state-run media reported....
03:00, 09/17/2019

Noise but no breakthrough as Johnson, Juncker talk Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have agreed to ramp up talks on securing an elusive Brexit deal, but the two sides gave starkly different assessments of how far apart they are...
03:00, 09/17/2019

Rick Perry: Unclear whether tapping Strategic Petroleum Reserve needed Secretary of Energy Rick Perry joins "Squawk on the Street" via phone to discuss the attacks on a Saudi Arabian oil facility, and whether the U.S. would need to release oil from its Strategic Petroleum Reserve....
03:26, 09/17/2019

Get Ready For Christmas With Target's 15 Days of Socks Advent Calendars Merry (way-too-early) Christmas, folks! It’s me, your resident novelty Advent calendar enthusiast. I’ve already hooked you up with a few deals on Funko and LEGO calendars, and now, I’m here to tell you Target has released some calendars as well. Show...
03:26, 09/17/2019

The 2020 Zero SR/F Electric Sportbike Isn't A Compromise Motorcycle The 2020 Zero SR/F fires up in total silence—it’s a trip. There’s no exhaust rumble or clattering pistons, just a few lights on the TFT dash. “Are you sure it’s on,” more than one person asked. But when you twist the throttle, you finally hear someth...
03:26, 09/17/2019

The prison where Huffman wants to go Now that Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in a massive college admissions scam, attention has turned to where she'll spend her time behind bars....
03:26, 09/17/2019

Classic sitcom 'Seinfeld' will head to Netflix in 2021 Netflix Inc landed the global streaming rights for classic TV sitcom "Seinfeld," the company said on Monday, bolstering its digital catalog as it faces the loss of two popular series....
03:26, 09/17/2019

Writers Guild Re-elects Leadership at Odds With Agencies It has been five months since thousands of movie and TV writers fired their agents and election results indicate the Hollywood standoff will continue....
03:52, 09/17/2019

New species of giant salamander is the world's largest amphibian The South China giant salamander, one of two new species of giant salamander, may grow to be almost 2 metres long - making it the worlds largest amphibian...
04:13, 09/17/2019

No Brexit Breakthrough as U.K. Prime Minister Meets With Top EU Official The EU’s Jean-Claude Juncker told U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson the bloc is still awaiting concrete proposals from London for how to avoid a physical border on the island of Ireland, damping hopes of a swift breakthrough in Brexit talks....
04:13, 09/17/2019

Morgan Stanley retains billing as top adviser in activist fights: Refinitiv data Morgan Stanley ranked as the top financial adviser in activist campaigns during the first six months of 2019 while Goldman Sachs and Spotlight Advisors each added clients and tied for second place,......
04:13, 09/17/2019

Google to unveil the Pixel 4 at a hardware event on October 15th Well-sourced gadget news leaker Evan Blass spilled the beans last week on when Google’s much-anticipated Pixel 4 phone would be released (Oct. 15 was the date he pegged, via a tweet we reported on here). Unfortunately, he did so on the same day...
04:13, 09/17/2019

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher sues former lawyers and veteran legal defense fund Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, acquitted of murder in July, is suing his former lawyers and a veterans legal defense fund, alleging they intentionally delayed his trial in a "money-making scheme."...
04:39, 09/17/2019

Trump ‘locked and loaded’ to strike Iran but waiting for smoking gun DRUMS OF WAR: That rhythmic pounding sound you hear from Washington is the growing drumbeat for military action to punish Iran for the Saturday strikes on two Saudi processing facilities that cut the country’s oil production in half....
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

How to travel to Milan during the Linate Airport closure Milan Linate Airport is temporarily closed -- news travelers need to know, especially during Fashion Week. CNN Travel explains your aviation options so you can enjoy a northern Italian treasure....
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

Watch: Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. makes crazy one-handed catch vs. Jets In his first game back at MetLife Stadium since leaving the New York Giants, Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. came down with a spectacular one-handed grab....
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

Italian pundit dropped after Lukaku banana comment "A veteran Italian pundit has been told he will not be invited back onto one of the country\u0027s Sunday night round table programmes after suggesting Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku could only be stopped by giving him bananas to eat."...
05:26, 09/17/2019

Vivo Nex 3 has a 99.6% screen-to-body ratio Vivo's Nex 3 features a screen with a 99.6% screen-to-body ratio, plus 5G connectivity, a speedy processor, and a three-sensor camera module.Read More...
06:13, 09/17/2019

Islamic State Releases Purported Audio Message From Leader Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi ordered his followers to redouble their efforts to further the extremist group’s cause, in an audio message apparently aimed at raising morale after it lost control over its self-proclaimed caliphate in parts...
06:39, 09/17/2019

House panel launches ethics probe of DOT chief Chao The panel has asked Chao, who oversees NHTSA, to provide communications between her or other DOT officials and employees of the Foremost Group, a shipping company founded by her father....
07:00, 09/17/2019

Aldi suffers 26% profit drop but promises growth Discount supermarket chain Aldi has announced that its operating profits fell by 26% to £197.9m last year, as the company invested heavily in the face of fierce competition....
07:00, 09/17/2019

BT rival CityFibre takes Holliday as chairman The former chief executive of National Grid will this week be named as the chairman of the ultrafast broadband network vying to become BT Group's biggest British rival....
07:00, 09/17/2019

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S6 combines creative flexibility with great design The Android tablet market isn’t exactly a hotbed of excitement and activity, which makes it all the more impressive that Samsung continues to iterate its own tablet lineup in smart, meaningful ways that push the technology forward and deliver ...
07:26, 09/17/2019

International panel to criticize U.S. FAA's Boeing 737 MAX approval process: WSJ A panel of international air-safety regulators is finishing a report, which is expected to criticize the initial U.S. approval process for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people briefed on the conclusions....
07:26, 09/17/2019

New Yorkers and Their Skates, From Discos to Commutes Roller-skating has long been a part of New York life and continues to thrive. But it will be remembered most for its popularity during the disco era....
08:13, 09/17/2019

You can get amazing discounts on All-Clad's premium cookware right now All-Clad's VIP Factory Seconds sale is back, so now's your chance to save on the popular brand's cookware, bakeware, kitchen tools, and more.       ...
08:39, 09/17/2019

Three Leaders of Women’s March Group Step Down After Controversies The departures come after years of discord and charges of anti-Semitism and at a time the group is gearing up for political engagement in the 2020 elections....
09:00, 09/17/2019

Cornell’s Medical School Offers Full Rides in Battle Over Student Debt All costs — tuition, books, housing and food — will be covered for those who qualify for aid, adding Cornell to a growing list of institutions trying to ease the way for doctors-to-be....
09:00, 09/17/2019

Iowa Wanted to Test Court Records Security. Now 2 Men Face Burglary Charges. Two men who said they were hired to test a central Iowa courthouse’s security were arrested after alarms went off, according to documents. The state said it “did not intend, or anticipate, those efforts to include the forced entry into a building.”...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Ric Ocasek's family says The Cars frontman died 'peacefully' in his sleep Ric Ocasek's family has issued a statement about The Cars frontman's death. Paula Porizkova, the rocker's estranged wife, posted to Instagram Monday.        ...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Hurricane Humberto has strengthened: NHC Hurricane Humberto has strengthened and is forecast to become a major hurricane by Tuesday night or Wednesday morning, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
09:00, 09/17/2019

Saudi oil attack roils global energy markets; Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' Global energy prices rocketed higher after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities that disrupted more than 5 percent of the world's daily supply.        ...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire: Drew Brees, James Conner replacements Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
09:52, 09/17/2019

Israel's Netanyahu fights to hang on to power in second general election this year The ballot comes at a precarious time for the country's longest serving prime minister, with the right-wing incumbent facing formidable challenges....
09:52, 09/17/2019

Ex-Doctor Who star Eccleston reveals anorexia battle Former Doctor Who star Christopher Eccleston has revealed he was battling anorexia while filming the sci-fi series and has contemplated suicide in the past....
09:52, 09/17/2019

Truck hits power line on northwest side Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – A roadway has closed after a truck struck a power line Monday afternoon on the northwest side. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, the incident occurred near Magee and Thornydale ...
09:52, 09/17/2019

Beating “back-to-school blues” (NBC News) With the new school year well underway across the country parents are challenged with getting their children back in learning mode after another summer of just having fun. The Strand family of South Dakota are the exception rather than the...
09:52, 09/17/2019

Two men face charges for getting too close to Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park Two tourists face criminal charges for taking a dangerously close look at Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, officials said. The men were photographed last week at the edge of Old Faithful, peering down into the natural wonder — appare...
09:52, 09/17/2019

Vietnam's social media crowd swells with new entrant to take on Facebook, Google A new social network has entered the already crowded field in Vietnam as the communist party squeezes U.S. tech giants Facebook and Google with a new cybersecurity law....
10:13, 09/17/2019

RPT-Apple takes fight against 13-billion-euro EU tax order to court Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU's crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies....
10:13, 09/17/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 17 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 7 points higher at 7,328 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * WOODFORD, CIRCASSIA PHARMACEUTICALS: British asset manager Woodford Investment Management Ltd disclosed a less than 5% stake i...
10:13, 09/17/2019

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 17 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
10:13, 09/17/2019

Edwin Encarnacion’s encouraging update Yankees want to hear Aaron Boone didn’t have an update Sunday on injuries Gary Sanchez and Edwin Encarnacion suffered Thursday. On Monday, Brian Cashman said there weren’t any updates on the All-Star catcher and first baseman/DH. Figure there will be some official news p...
10:13, 09/17/2019

Odell Beckham exacts revenge on everyone He caught a slant from Baker Mayfield at around the 20 and then he was gone, running like the wind, turning on the jets and away from Jets chasing him, an 89-yard touchdown reminder to the New York Football Giants of what once was, and could have bee...
10:13, 09/17/2019

Dolphins trade Minkah Fitzpatrick to Steelers in blockbuster The Fish tank goes on. Miami traded safety Minkah Fitzpatrick to the Steelers in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick, ESPN reported Monday night. That Fitzpatrick — the highly touted 11th pick from the 2018 draft — was traded was not a shock, as the...
10:13, 09/17/2019

California governor acts to stem 'epidemic' of youth vaping California's governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks posed by a "youth epidemic" of vaping, but said he lacked authority to unilaterally ban flavored e-cigarettes that he said were deliberately marketed to children....
10:13, 09/17/2019

Opioid plaintiffs fight bid to disqualify U.S. judge before trial Lawyers for cities and counties suing drug companies over the opioid epidemic on Monday objected to a bid by pharmaceutical distributors and pharmacies to disqualify the federal judge overseeing the cases, saying it had no basis and came too late....
10:13, 09/17/2019

James Gray on 'Ad Astra,' little green men and firing Brad Pitt into space "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra" is apologizing for keeping things highbrow, which is no reason to apologize at all....
10:39, 09/17/2019

Beyoncé takes fans behind the scenes with 'Making The Gift' documentary Beyoncé broke iTunes records in 2013 after releasing her eponymous album in a game-changing surprise move. Six years on, the singer's work ethic remains unmatched....
10:39, 09/17/2019

Former pro ice hockey player detained for $700,000 Bitcoin fraud It’s a slippery slope dealing with Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Igor Musatov, former professional ice hockey player from Russia, has been detained in Moscow for swindling 45 million Rubles ($700,000) from the CEO of an IT company, Crime Russia reports...
10:39, 09/17/2019

The best wireless headphones available in India for September 2019 Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in India in 2019.Wireless headphones have been around for a long time now, but the concept received a great push when Apple ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack. ...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Salesforce launches manufacturing, consumer goods cloud platforms As part of its ongoing efforts to take on SAP and Oracle, Salesforce has launched clouds for manufacturing and consumer product goods (CPG) companies.The SaaS giant has been working to tailor its CRM system for more industries and it recently launche...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Oracle’s autonomous database provides an added edge to performance and cost Companies are beginning to move business-critical workloads to the cloud. So, it is critical to understand the options that are in the market when it comes to price and performance.Pat Sullivan, managing director at Accenture, speaking at the Oracle ...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Today in History for September 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Battle of Antietam sets a bloody record during America's Civil War; Work ends on U.S. Constitution; Israel and Egypt's leaders sign Camp David Accords; Singer Hank Williams born; 'MASH' premieres. (Sept. 17) &...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Implosion brings down Dallas bank building Aerial video captured clouds of smoke and dust as a Republic/National Bank facility was imploded in Dallas Sunday morning. (Sept. 16)        ...
11:13, 09/17/2019

Apple Takes Fight Against EUR 13 Billion Tax Order to Court Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a EC order to pay EUR 13 billion in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU's crackdown on tax avoidance by MNCs....
11:39, 09/17/2019

Ad Astra Star Brad Pitt Talks Weightlessness and Calluses on Call to ISS When Brad Pitt called the ISS Monday to talk to American astronaut Nick Hague, the conversation turned to the unexpected consequences of weightless life....
11:39, 09/17/2019

Facebook to Stop News Headline Changes From Advertisers Facebook said Monday it is working to stop advertisers from changing headlines in links to news stories after concerns raised by a British political party's altering of one such link....
11:39, 09/17/2019

US and India on verge of trade agreement breakthrough, officials say U.S. and Indian officials are nearing a trade negotiation breakthrough, according to multiple administration officials and industry insiders familiar with the talks, hoping to unveil at least a preliminary agreement during Indian Prime Minister Naren...
11:39, 09/17/2019

Ajax vs Lille: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, h2h, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Ajax, the surprise package of last season's Champions League campaign, are back in action on Tuesday to kick off their group-stage campaign against Lille....
11:39, 09/17/2019

Trent Alexander-Arnold warns Liverpool to respect Napoli's 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne Trent Alexander-Arnold has highlighted the threat posed by the 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne as he prepares to do battle with the Napoli forward once again....
11:39, 09/17/2019

West Ham key talking points: Mike Dean unpopular among Hammers fans as Noble and Fabianski earn spirited draw West Ham missed out on the chance to go third with a goaless draw at Aston Villa, but they are now unbeaten in four and a point away from home keeps up their good start to the season....
11:39, 09/17/2019

Why Now? Because Plea In Top Court?: Kapil Sibal On Farooq Abdullah Move Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal today hit out at the government over the detention of Farooq Abdullah under the Public Safety Act and questioned whether the step was prompted by MDMK chief Vaiko's......
11:39, 09/17/2019

Dan Aykroyd confirms return to ‘Ghostbusters’ in 2020 sequel Dan Aykroyd will be back to battle slime-slinging spirits in “Ghostbusters 3” next summer. The “Saturday Night Live” alum confirmed his return to the role of Dr. Raymond Stantz three months after Sigourney Weaver teased the news that she, Aykroyd and...
11:39, 09/17/2019

Tin Ingots Reveal Long-Distance Sea Trade Flourished in the Bronze Age Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
12:00, 09/17/2019

U.S. woman crosses Channel four times in record-breaking swim U.S. endurance swimmer Sarah Thomas has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times without stopping, refueling only on a liquid formula during her 54-hour feat....
12:00, 09/17/2019

MLB roundup: NL Central contenders all win Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer and a two-run double, and he threw out a runner at the plate from left field as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the visiting Washington Nationals 4-2 on Monday....
12:00, 09/17/2019

Escobar, Lamb lead D-backs past Marlins Eduardo Escobar bashed his 35th homer and Jake Lamb hit a three-run, go-ahead double to cap a four-run seventh inning in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 7-5 victory over the Miami Marlins on Monday in Phoenix....
12:00, 09/17/2019

Channel 4 extends live British Grand Prix TV deal The British Grand Prix will continue to be broadcast live on Channel 4 in a "multi-year" deal with Sky that secures Formula 1's free-to-air presence in the UK...
12:00, 09/17/2019

First Fiesta R5 WRC 2 win followed roll, ditch tyre change Gus Greensmith rebounded from rolling and changing a tyre in a ditch to give the Ford Fiesta R5 Mk II a maiden World Rally Championship class win in Turkey...
12:00, 09/17/2019

Ogier wants more from Citroen despite WRC victory in Turkey Rally Turkey winner Sebastien Ogier has urged his Citroen Racing team to push for further developments and not be distracted by its first World Rally Championship one-two in four years...
12:00, 09/17/2019

'The Goldfinch': How is the movie different from Donna Tartt's novel? (Spoilers!) Donna Tartt's novel 'The Goldfinch' is now a movie with Ansel Elgort as Theo. It's a faithful adaptation with a few key differences. (Spoilers ahead!)        ...
12:00, 09/17/2019

All the best films we saw at Toronto Film Festival, ranked (including 'Joker') Everything from "Joker" to "Jojo Rabbit" to "Hustlers" is being unveiled at Toronto Film Festival. Here are the best movies we saw, ranked.        ...
12:00, 09/17/2019

The very best and worst Stephen King movies (including 'It 2'), ranked There have been winners and clunkers in the Stephen King film canon, and we're ranking the best and the worst (including the new 'It: Chapter Two').        ...
12:00, 09/17/2019

Steam's Big Discovery Update Is Hurting Some Indie Developers' Games Last week, Valve released an update as part of a recent push to make it easier for users to find new, under-the-radar games. The update purported to decrease the presence of popular games in Steam’s recommendation algorithms, increase overall variety...
12:26, 09/17/2019

Rachel Riley says unborn child stopped kicking for two days due to stress caused by hate from online trolls Pregnant Countdown star Rachel Riley has said her unborn baby stopped kicking in the womb for two days due to stress induced by the hate she was receiving from online trolls....
12:26, 09/17/2019

Solheim Cup: Europe defeats USA in thrilling finish She stood motionless as the ball rolled towards the hole, but when it disappeared Suzann Pettersen rocked backwards with a double fist pump as she secured a stunning victory for Europe against USA in golf's Solheim Cup....
13:13, 09/17/2019

Mark Noble: Clash of team-mates Anwar El Ghazi and Tyrone Mings showed Aston Villa are up for fight West Ham captain Mark Noble believes it was right that Anwar El Ghazi was not shown a red card on Monday night after he clashed with Aston Villa team-mate Tyrone Mings....
14:00, 09/17/2019

Most polluting vehicles in central London cut by more than a third The ultra low emissions zone has cut the number of the most polluting vehicles in central London by more than a third while raising £51 million in its first four months....
14:00, 09/17/2019

MIT scientist resigns over Jeffrey Epstein comments he calls 'misunderstandings and mischaracterizations' The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) computer scientist who said the alleged sex-abuse victims of an associate of deceased convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein were “entirely willing" has resigned....
14:00, 09/17/2019

Connecticut woman, 79, accused of drifting onto shoulder, killing man with her Volkswagen Beetle A 79-year-old Connecticut woman was charged Monday in the death of a trucker who was struck by her Volkswagen Beetle when it drifted onto the shoulder of a roadway, police and local media reported....
14:00, 09/17/2019

Greta Thunberg wins Amnesty International award The 16-year-old, and the movement she inspired, have won the 2019 Ambassador of Conscience Award. Germany, meanwhile, confirmed aggressive action on climate change as its citizens prepare for mass protests on Friday....
14:00, 09/17/2019

Archaeologists uncover mosaic from 5th century church near Sea of Galilee A fire that destroyed an ancient Holy Land church near the Sea of Galilee around 700 CE appears to have preserved the church's beautiful mosaic floor, which includes depictions of baskets, loaves and fish....
14:26, 09/17/2019

Leaked Slide Shows Google to Add Stadia Support, Launch 'Hero Device' for Android TV in 2020 Google is planning on rolling out a bevy of new features for its Android TV platform in the coming years, including its much-awaited Stadia game streaming service, according to a leak on XDA Developers.Read more......
14:52, 09/17/2019

Apple Arcade Just Released Early for iOS 13 Beta Users If you’re an iOS 13.1 beta user who’s been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Arcade, it looks like you may be able to pop the hood on Apple’s subscription gaming service a full three days ahead of its official launch date.Read more......
14:52, 09/17/2019

Outrage as blue shark is cooked and served at Plymouth Seafood festival Animal is paraded through town before being chopped up as part of cookery eventConservationists have criticised an event during a seafood festival in which a shark was paraded through a British port city before being chopped up, cooked and served to ...
15:13, 09/17/2019

Trump after Saudi oil attack: 'I don't want war but we are prepared' Donald Trump has said it is "looking like" Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, but he has insisted that he does not want war....
15:13, 09/17/2019

Trump’s curious evolution on Saudi Arabia For decades, the oil-rich country was a villain — a country that U.S. leaders foolishly defended. Today, Trump is talking about going to war for it, even though he insists the U.S. has little skin in the game....
15:13, 09/17/2019

Inaction on Kavanaugh allegations reignites political rancor Sen. Christopher A. Coons, who urged “follow up” four days before Brett M. Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court, questions “constrained” FBI probe....
15:13, 09/17/2019

White House blocks two former aides from testifying before House Judiciary Committee The administration directed Rick Dearborn, the former White House deputy chief of staff, and Rob Porter, the former White House secretary, not to answer questions by the panel. Trump’s former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, however, will....
15:13, 09/17/2019

Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress: What to Expect He is a witness to possible obstruction of justice. But when he goes before Democrats’ impeachment investigation, Mr. Lewandowski’s fierce loyalty to President Trump will also be front and center....
16:00, 09/17/2019

Fall for tulle: how fashion's floatiest fabric rose to power Made famous by everyone’s favourite assassin, Villanelle, this versatile material has find its way from saccharine to subversiveGallery: the season’s best tulleRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplem...
16:00, 09/17/2019

Burberry: a fashion label or a barometer of Britishness? Riccardo Tisci’s third collection for UK’s luxury brand celebrates Victorian era’s boldness and fragilityThe Burberry check is the catwalk version of the union jack. This house is not just a fashion label, but a barometer for Britishness. From the st...
16:00, 09/17/2019

'It's finding something new in the old': how fashion can confront the climate crisis Sustainable style can help spread an important message, say panelists at London fashion week after a weekend of protestsThe climate crisis was on the agenda again at London fashion week on Monday, with sustainability experts and activists taking part...
16:00, 09/17/2019

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro review roundup: buy the cheapest one Early reviews of Apple’s latest suggest colour, battery and lower price make the iPhone 11 a winner The early reviews of Apple’s iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max are in from publications with early access to the three models.While the iPhone 11 P...
16:00, 09/17/2019

Luddites are coming for your self-checkout line What would you think if you pulled into your favorite gas station and learned that just two of the 10 pumps were operating on a self-serve basis, and the other eight required buzzing a station employee to come and fill your tank? Or if you stopped at...
16:00, 09/17/2019

Florida swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $892G for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday....
16:00, 09/17/2019

The world's largest amphibian is this newly discovered giant salamander A giant salamander that once lived in the London Zoo and was later on display at the Natural History Museum represents a new species that may be the world's largest amphibian....
16:00, 09/17/2019

24-hour rainfall totals TUCSON – Here’s a list of the rainfall totals from the last 24 hours! ...PRECIPITATION TOTALS OVER PAST 24 HOURS... LOCATION 24-HOUR RAINFALL COCHISE COUNTY WEST TURKEY CREEK ...
16:26, 09/17/2019

How the GM strike could affect your next car purchase Nearly 50,000 members of the United Auto Workers Union walked out at General Motors overnight, a day after the union’s contract with the largest of the Detroit automakers expired. The walkout followed months of unsuccessful negotiations that appeared...
16:26, 09/17/2019

National Cheeseburger Day 2019: Where to get free cheeseburgers and deals Wednesday National Cheeseburger Day is Sept. 18 and restaurants including Applebee's, Burger King and Wendy's are celebrating with deals.       ...
16:52, 09/17/2019

GM auto workers go on strike nationwide for more pay and better benefits The United Automobile Workers went on a nationwide strike against General Motors starting at midnight, Sept. 16, 2019.       ...
16:52, 09/17/2019

Why the Dow fell and oil prices surged Monday Stocks fell and oil rose Monday as an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities pushed crude prices higher and raised the prospect of more expensive gasoline.       ...
16:52, 09/17/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: 3 Quick And Easy Tips To Thicken Raita And Make It Creamier The raitas that we get at restaurants usually have a thick consistency. Be it fried boondi or fresh cut onion and tomatoes, raitas taste the best when there's a slight crunch in them....
16:52, 09/17/2019

Keto Diet For Weight Loss: This High-Fat Condiment Can Be A Perfect Addition To Your Keto Diet Plan It's fairly easy to prepare this delight at home, that too, in just 5 minutes. All you need to do is blitz some ingredients together and you're good to go....
16:52, 09/17/2019

Stokes Slams Newspaper For Publishing "Painful" Family Events Ben Stokes was extremely upset with a newspaper for publishing events related to some unfortunate incident that happened in New Zealand over 31 years ago....
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

Trump Tries to Prove He's Not Racist by Being Incredibly Racist Donald Trump thinks he can flip New Mexico, a state he lost by eight percentage points, in 2020. That task will require him to win over a significant portion of the 49.1 percent of New Mexicans who identify as Latinx, a demographic he’s having some t...
16:52, 09/17/2019

Fed rate cut is coming, but some market insiders doubt it's really necessary A Federal Reserve rate cut at the end of this week's two-day FOMC meeting is considered a "lock" by the market, but chief financial officers of major corporations still harbor doubts about whether lowering interest rates is necessary....
16:52, 09/17/2019

KTM drops Zarco from its MotoGP line-up with immediate effect KTM has dropped Johann Zarco from its MotoGP line-up effective immediately, replacing the Frenchman with test rider Mika Kallio for the rest of the 2019 season...
17:26, 09/17/2019

Formula 2 and Formula 3 2020 calendar revealed, Paul Ricard dropped Paul Ricard will not feature on the Formula 1 support series calendar in 2020, with the Formula 2 and Formula 3 Championships visiting Zandvoort and Bahrain next season...
17:26, 09/17/2019

This is Jets’ rock bottom in every way possible The laundry list is exhausting to peruse. The Jets are terrible at so many things right now, it’s hard to keep up with them all. The offensive line is a sieve, turning every snap into the Gold Rush of 1849. When the eight or so defenders do reach the...
17:26, 09/17/2019

Lax law enforcement causing Indonesia's forest fires: Greenpeace Land and forest fires are becoming very common in Indonesia. International environment watchdog Greenpeace says the government needs to strictly enforce laws against responsible parties....
17:26, 09/17/2019

Trevor Siemian Leaves Browns-Jets With Painful-Looking Ankle Injury Shortly after Trevor Siemian threw a downfield pass to a receiver in triple-coverage, Browns defensive end Myles Garrett got a late hit on the quarterback that sent him crashing to the ground. While Garrett was flagged for roughing the passer, the ou...
17:52, 09/17/2019

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from his Apple board seat Enlarge / Disney CEO and former Apple board member Bob Iger. (credit: DC Comics/Creative Commons) Disney CEO Bob Iger has sat on Apple's board since 2011, but that tenure came to an end this month, according to a SEC filing Apple made on Friday. Th...
17:52, 09/17/2019

Aunties Don’t Sleep, Black Girls Are Not Magic and Other Things I Learned During CBC Week I’ve known about the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference for years, but I have never attended because a very close friend of mine went one year and came back infected with a disease from which she still suffers to th...
18:13, 09/17/2019

Memoir of NYFW: The Best Moments of NYFW Were the Blackest—but Unfortunately, Our Invites Got Lost in the Mail As the most recent New York Fashion Week wound down last week, several members of our team here at The Root found ourselves at perhaps the hottest party of the week. In fact, it was figuratively and literally the hottest, as legendary burlesque venue...
18:13, 09/17/2019

CIO vs CFO: How digital transformation is changing IT budget decisions CIO strategy: If you want to be responsible for digital transformation, then you need to stop focusing on operations and act more like a trusted business advisor....
18:13, 09/17/2019

Amazon Offers Millions of Songs in High-Quality Audio. Even Neil Young Approves. The company addresses a longtime complaint of audiophiles by offering improved audio for 50 million songs. It will cost $15 a month, $13 for members....
18:13, 09/17/2019

Home of slain Florida mom, 4 kids possibly vacant for weeks: What we know now A deputy sent to the Summerfield home Saturday for a wellness check noticed a "foul odor of decomposition" as he entered the residence.        ...
18:39, 09/17/2019

Triple threat: Texas faces floods, Humberto nears Bermuda and a tropical depression forms in Atlantic While Hurricane Humberto nears Bermuda, there's flooding in Texas and Tropical Depression Ten is spinning up in the Atlantic        ...
18:39, 09/17/2019

A Brutal Murder, a Wearable Witness, and an Unlikely Suspect Karen Navarra was a quiet woman in her sixties who lived alone. She was found beaten to death. The neighbors didn't see anything. But her Fitbit did....
18:39, 09/17/2019

Cboe Global Markets to Relocate Headquarters to Chicago's Landmark Old Post Office Building CHICAGO – September 17, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced plans to move its global headquarters in Chicago to the Old Post Office building at 433 W. Van Buren Street....
18:39, 09/17/2019

Durbin asked about prospects of Kavanaugh impeachment, says ‘get real’ Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., was asked Monday about the prospects of Democrats taking up an effort to impeach Brett Kavanaugh from the Supreme Court and responded, “Get real,” according to a report....
19:01, 09/17/2019

Source: 'High probability' Saudi attack launched from Iranian base near Iraq Saudi and US investigators have determined "with very high probability" that the weekend attack on the Saudi oil industry was launched from an Iranian base close to the border with Iraq, according to a source familiar with the investigation....
19:26, 09/17/2019

E-cigarette users warn Trump that the real culprit is THC vaping Many e-cigarette users are outraged at President Trump for proposing to ban flavored vaping liquids, saying he failed to address the real culprit for the rise in vaping-related illnesses: A rise in black-market products that combine THC, the psychoac...
19:26, 09/17/2019

Saudi Aramco attacks: What we know so far An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said on Monday, as President Donald Trump said the United States was "locked and loaded" to hit bac...
19:26, 09/17/2019

Mexico to keep fuel prices stable despite Saudi attacks: president Mexico's government will uphold its pledge to keep fuel prices stable and has gasoline supplies secured despite attacks on Saudi oil sites, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday....
19:26, 09/17/2019

Macron worried attack on Saudi oil may hurt moves to ease U.S.-Iran crisis: diplomats An attack on Saudi oil installations that halted half the kingdom's output could harm French diplomacy meant to avert feared U.S.-Iranian conflict, diplomats said after President Emmanuel Macron's top envoy held talks in Saudi Arabia....
19:26, 09/17/2019

Saudis yet to brief OPEC colleagues, IEA on oil outage: sources Saudi Arabia has yet to brief fellow OPEC members and other energy sector players about how long it will take to restore the country's oil output, OPEC and industry sources said as Riyadh tries to assess damage from the weekend's crippling attacks....
19:26, 09/17/2019

5 Affordable Ways to Get on Tom Holland's Coat Level Can't afford the truly breathtaking Celine overcoat Tom Holland is the cover of GQ Style? We’ve found five reasonably priced, almost-as-handsome alternatives....
19:26, 09/17/2019

IKEA Hack: How Poet Hanif Abdurraqib's Makes Space for 94 Pairs of Sneakers We talked to the bestselling poet about ever-growing sneaker collection, and how a simple IKEA hack forms the basis of a perfect modular storage solution....
19:26, 09/17/2019

Huobi announces launch of cryptocurrency exchange in Argentina Huobi Group, which runs one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced on Tuesday the official launch of a digital asset exchange in Argentina....
19:52, 09/17/2019

Audi's Rast explains "what the f***" radio message in title finale Two-time DTM champion Rene Rast has explained his "what the f***" outburst at his Audi Rosberg squad during the title-deciding Nurburgring finale in which team-mate Jamie Green took victory...
20:13, 09/17/2019

| Artists refusing to make gay wedding invitations win US legal battle Two Arizona artists who refused to create invitations to same-sex weddings due to their Christian beliefs were within their legal rights, the US state's top court has ruled....
20:13, 09/17/2019

The best ways to keep your Surface Pro charged on the go This article originally appeared on Windows Central and has been inducted into our Back to School guide Not using a standard connector for charging limits your options with the Surface Pro and mobile charging. While phones are easily connected to bat...
20:13, 09/17/2019

Leica finally makes its M Monochrom Signature by Andy Summers model official Thanks to a handful of leaked images that surfaced a few weeks back we knew the Leica M Monochrom Signature by Andy Summers was on the way, and now Leica has made the camera official.The company says the special edition of the full-frame rangefinder ...
20:13, 09/17/2019

U.K. Supreme Court Hears Case Arguing Prime Minister Boris Johnson Illegally Shut Down Parliament Ahead of Brexit (LONDON) — The British government and its opponents faced off Tuesday at Britain’s Supreme Court, arguing in a high-stakes legal drama over whether new Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law by suspending Parliament at a crucial time ...
20:13, 09/17/2019

A Split Has Emerged in Venezuela’s Opposition Over Talks With Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A minority group of opposition parties in Venezuela agreed Monday to enter negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the participation of U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó, er...
20:13, 09/17/2019

Famed U.S. journalist Cokie Roberts, a 'founding mother' of NPR, dead at 75 American journalist Cokie Roberts, regarded by National Public Radio as one of its "founding mothers" and a prominent political commentator on ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her Washington home from complications of breast cancer, her family said...
20:39, 09/17/2019

Amazon Music HD is supposed to sound better than Spotify — but it depends on how you listen Amazon launched new Music HD, which promises CD-quality music that's better than services such as Spotify. So I tried to see if I could tell the difference....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Ford updates plan for overhauling HQ campus The project modifies a 2016 master plan to account for the subsequent purchase and renovation of Michigan Central Station in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood for a mobility hub....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Ford in talks with VW to develop second EV in Europe, paper says Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley told the German newspaper Handelsblatt that a decision about whether to build a second model with VW could happen soon....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Benetton makes a splash on the eve of Milan Fashion Week United Colors of Benetton made a splash with its new collection showcasing experimental textiles and ecological materials that was presented on the eve of Milan Fashion Week inside a 1930s-era swimming hall....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Iran 'will never talk to America,' supreme leader says as UN General Assembly gets underway Previous U.S. offers of talks without preconditions were sharply rescinded in the wake of Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's largest oil facilities....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Senators want review of Chinese telecoms' approvals to operate in US Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai "has made it clear that the Commission is reviewing other Chinese communications companies such as China Telecom and China Unicom," spokesman Brian Hart said....
20:39, 09/17/2019

‘Ninja Warrior’ champ Drew Drechsel isn't satisfied: He's already training to win again It's official! 'American Ninja Warrior' has crowned its second winner ever: Drew Drechsel. Here's what he's planning to do with the grand prize.        ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

Cokie Roberts, journalist, political commentator and author dies at 75 Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at 75 of complications from breast cancer.        ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

Brad Pitt 'flubbed' his first line on 'Friends' appearance with then-wife Jennifer Aniston Brad Pitt revealed at a premiere of "Ad Astra" that his acting chops aren't always (inter)stellar, sharing a story from his time on "Friends."        ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

In Rare Show of Defiance, Russian Celebrities Rally Behind Jailed Actor Though the theater and film industries are firmly controlled by the Kremlin, many Russian actors spoke out against what they called a trumped-up case....
21:13, 09/17/2019

Reds' Trevor Bauer thinks team can contend beyond 2019 Star pitcher Trevor Bauer, who only signs one-year contracts because he wants to play for a winning team, told UPI he thinks the Cincinnati Reds can contend beyond the 2019 season....
21:39, 09/17/2019

Chiefs' LeSean McCoy has no significant ankle damage Kansas City Chiefs running back LeSean McCoy had an MRI Monday after injuring his ankle in a game against the Oakland Raiders. The scan revealed no significant damage....
21:39, 09/17/2019

Explosion at Russian lab housing smallpox virus somehow hasn’t triggered the apocalypse… yet Scientists studying deadly pathogens have to be extremely careful to ensure troublesome viruses and bacteria don’t somehow make it out of their controlled environments. That means donning lots of protective gear, checking and then re-checking s...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Tennis: Women's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Israeli election: exit polls suggest result too close to call - live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexing Palestinian landExit poll at 10pm (8pm BST, 3pm ET) 8.20pm BST According to Reuters, Netanyahu spent much of Tuesday engaged in a last-gasp pitch for votes via liv...
21:39, 09/17/2019

MIT scientist resigns over emails discussing academic linked to Epstein Emails written by Richard Stallman leakedMassachusetts college at center of storm over Epstein fundingThe computer scientist Richard Stallman has resigned from MIT and the Free Software Foundation (FSF), which he founded and led, after leaked emails ...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Toy stories: can a woke makeover win Barbie and Monopoly new fans? Hasbro’s new Ms Monopoly, where women will make more than men, and Barbie’s inclusive line strive for empowerment, but is it just for profit?Can a board game help fix gender equality? Hasbro hopes so. The company announced the release of Ms Monopoly ...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Antonio Brown farted in my face and didn't pay his bill, NFL star's doctor says Doctor claims Brown farted in face and never paid $11,500 billBrown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdown in Patriots debut on SundayA former doctor for New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown...
21:39, 09/17/2019

How dangerous is chlorinated chicken? - podcast Chlorine-washed chicken from the US has become a totemic issue in the post-Brexit trade deals Britain could look to secure. But is it unsafe? And what does it say about the different attitudes to food production on either side of the Atlantic? Also t...
21:39, 09/17/2019

How a thrilling eight-minute short might save the Jurassic franchise In new short film Battle at Big Rock, a seat-edge set piece surpasses the two full-length dino-thrillers that came before itI bring you good news and bad news. The good news is that the new Jurassic World film Battle at Big Rock is by far the best in...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Trump says Hispanic adviser 'looks more like a Wasp than I do' President asks CNN commentator Steve Cortes whether he loves US or Hispanics more at New Mexico rallyDonald Trump, at a rally in New Mexico on Monday night, implied one of his supporters was too light-skinned to be Hispanic.The US president said of S...
21:39, 09/17/2019

Holocaust survivor, 87, who faced eviction in California to keep his home Landlords drop eviction proceedings against Musiy Rishin after outrage following Guardian interview leads to new tenant rightsAn 87-year-old Holocaust survivor fighting eviction in California will get to stay in his longtime home after outrage about ...
21:39, 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

Canada’s intelligence service: theft of information is 'potentially devastating' Theft of classified information by a senior intelligence officer could ‘cause grave injury to Canada’s national interests’The theft of classified information by a senior intelligence officer could be “devastating” to Canada’s national security, the c...
21:39, 09/17/2019

London fashion week spring/summer 2020: 20 key shows – in pictures This season saw a heady mix of schedule regulars as well as up-and-coming stars – with a focus on sustainabilitySo hot it hurts: London fashion week in the age of climate activism Continue reading......
21:39, 09/17/2019

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour over E. coli concerns General Mills on Monday announced a voluntary nationwide recall of its Gold Medal flour over concerns a specific batch may be contaminated with E.coli bacteria. ...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Blast sparks fire at Russian laboratory housing smallpox virus Facility know as Vector is one of only two sites holding virus, and also houses Ebola samplesA gas explosion has sparked a fire at a Russian laboratory complex stockpiling viruses ranging from smallpox to Ebola, authorities have said.The State Resear...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Spend $50, Save $15 On Household Essentials You Need Anyway From Amazon Do you use paper towels? Laundry detergent? Ziploc bags? Assuming the answer is yes, you stand to save money from this limited time Amazon promotion. Just spend $50 on household essentials on this page, and you’ll get $15 off at checkout. Just make s...
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

Ultimate flagship showdown compares the unreleased Pixel 4 XL to Apple’s iPhone XS Max We finally know when the Pixel 4 series will launch, and it turns out that leaked October 15th launch date was accurate after all. But even though the phone is more than a month out, we already know just about everything there is to know about it. No...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Fantasy football waiver wire: QBs Mason Rudolph, Daniel Jones assume starting roles Injuries to several starting quarterbacks lead to a Week 3 run on Steelers' Mason Rudolph, Giants' Daniel Jones, Saints' Teddy Bridgewater.       ...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Opinion: NFL’s 100th season already turning into battle of attrition The NFL’s 100th season started with such promise that the early injuries, ineptitudes and oddities are being felt more keenly, writes Nancy Armour.       ...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Utah man named Lucas Falk once received part of Titans playbook because they thought he was Luke Falk Luke Falk is a quarterback for the New York Jets who made his NFL debut Monday night. Lucas Falk is a 28-year-old with a similar email address.       ...
22:00, 09/17/2019

See What’s Coming to Disney Plus Before It Launches The launch date for Disney+ inches closer and closer. We only have less than two months until Disney’s big Netflix rival streaming service kicks off, and while you’ve lost the opportunity to score a huge, multi-year discount for Disney+, that doesn’t...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Saudi Says Oil Output Hit By Drone Attack To Be Restored By September End Saudi Arabia said Tuesday its oil output would be back to normal by the end of the month, with half the production lost in attacks on two key facilities already restored....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Maryam Nawaz To Remain Party Vice President: Pakistan Election Commission In a relief to Maryam Nawaz, Pakistan's top election body today rejected a plea to remove her from the post of vice president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party...
22:26, 09/17/2019

Sri Lanka Prime Minister Faces Party Challenge In Presidential Election Sri Lanka's ruling coalition became embroiled in a power struggle Tuesday as two challengers came forward to oppose Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to be candidate for a looming presidential......
22:26, 09/17/2019

Maori outcry bans replica of Captain Cook ship from NZ port A replica of Captain Cook's ship Endeavour has been banned from docking at a village in New Zealand after an outcry from the local Maori community, according to reports in the country....
22:26, 09/17/2019

DOJ Sues for All of Edward Snowden's Book Profits Just when he thinks he’s out, they pull him back in. On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Justice announced new legal action against exiled NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The DOJ hopes to recover any profits he makes from the sale of his new book.Re...
22:26, 09/17/2019

Lenovo's New Avengers Augmented Reality Game Is a Glitchy Glimpse into a Future Past For the past few years, hardware manufacturers and game studios have been valiantly trying to sell the public on the idea of virtual and augmented reality being a core aspect of the future of gaming. Their efforts have been in vain for the most part ...
22:26, 09/17/2019

Save $20 On Anker's High-End, 30 Watt, App-Enabled Soundcore Motion+ Speaker This isn’t your typical soda can-sized Bluetooth speaker that can sort-of fill a medium-sized room with sound. No, the Anker Soundcore Motion+ is a 30W behemoth. An absolute unit. And with Hi-Res audio certification, it isn’t just loud; it sounds gre...
22:26, 09/17/2019

Anyone Can Look at Millions of Americans' Medical Images and Data, Report Finds It turns out that anyone with basic computing skills and an internet connection can access millions of private medical images and data—such as MRIs, X-rays, and CT scans—as well as a buffet of valuable private info, according to a disturbing report f...
22:26, 09/17/2019

NBC in talks to reboot ‘The Office’ for its new streaming service Next year will mark the 15th anniversary of the debut of NBC’s beloved workplace comedy The Office, which has been off the air for six years now but remains a cornerstone of pop culture whose popularity and brand remain as strong as ever. When ...
22:52, 09/17/2019

Why Bo Nix was born to play QB for Auburn Just like his father before him, Bo Nix is leading an undefeated Tigers squad. And now the true freshman is looking at his biggest challenge yet against Texas A&M....
22:52, 09/17/2019

Pizza Hut blesses junk food fans with ‘Cheez-It Pizza’ Ever wonder what you’d get if a Cheez-It cracker mated with a Hot Pocket? The answer is Pizza Hut’s new Stuffed Cheez-It Pizza. It’s the latest high-octane snack hybrid that nobody ever asked for but will probably taste good enough ...
22:52, 09/17/2019

China might have its own Loch Ness-like monster Eat your heart out, Nessie. Fuzzy footage of what appears to be a long, black creature swimming on the surface of the Yangtze River was posted to Chinese blog Sina Weibo on Friday. Locals standing on the riverbank captured what looks like a giant sna...
22:52, 09/17/2019

Majority of parents think children’s summer vacation is too long If you’re relieved the kids are back in school, then you’re not alone: Sixty-seven percent of parents think children’s summer vacation is too long. A new study of 2,000 American parents with school-aged children found that, by the time summer ends, 5...
22:52, 09/17/2019

Brazil slashes environmental protection budget as Amazon burns Brazil’s government has begun legal procedures to transfer all employees out of three of the state’s four federal environmental protection offices, which are in charge of defending the rainforest....
22:52, 09/17/2019

Iran’s supreme leader says there will be no talks with U.S. ‘at any level’ There had been reports about a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, during the upcoming U.N. General Assembly this month in New York....
23:13, 09/17/2019

Toyota earmarks $391 million for next era of Texas pickup production The automaker is pushing ahead with plans to boost efficiencies to produce the midsize Tacoma and full-size Tundra, which are moving onto a common platform, with an investment at a pickup plant near San Antonio....
23:39, 09/17/2019

Extinction Rebellion stage funeral at London fashion week finale The activist group focused on fast fashion as a major factor in the climate crisis and called for drastic reformThe end of London fashion week was somewhat sombre on Tuesday evening. It culminated in Extinction Rebellion’s funeral march calling for t...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Twitch boots streamer over ‘sexually suggestive’ Street Fighter cosplay Her thigh-high slits got her suspended. Small-time Twitch streamer Quqco was banned from the platform on Sunday after being reported for “Sharing or engaging in sexually suggestive content.” “How is this sexually suggestive content?...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Nurses at St. Mary’s, St. Joseph’s plan Friday strike Registered nurses hold an informational picket outside St. Joseph’s Hospital on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. TUCSON – Registered nurses at St. Joseph’s and St. Mary’s hospitals plan to hold a strike on Friday. The strike is in an effort to push management ...
23:39, 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

Arizona reports cases of vaping-related respiratory illness PHOENIX (AP) — State health officials say three cases of vaping-related respiratory illness have been identified in Arizona, all in Maricopa County. The Department of Health Services said Tuesday the Arizona cases are part of an outbreak that has res...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Nogales truck driver charged with human smuggling TUCSON – A Nogales man is facing human smuggling charges, after U.S. Border Patrol agents found a group of Mexican nationals hidden in his semi. According to Customs and Border Protection, the driver was stopped at the Interstate 19 immigration...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Donald Trump Trump’s Cabinet has had more ex-lobbyists than Obama or Bush WASHINGTON (AP) — In less than three years, President Donald Trump has named more former lobbyists to Cabinet-level posts than his most recent predecessors did in eight, putting a substantial amount of oversight in the hands of people with ties to th...
23:39, 09/17/2019

TPD helicopter forced to land near UA mall TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department’s helicopter had to make an unscheduled landing Monday night after an indicator light for the engine illuminated. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with TPD, the air unit was responding to a call for a possible suicid...
23:39, 09/17/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's fate uncertain after exit polls show no clear winner in Israel vote Exit polls in Israel's do-over election indicate no clear winner. The fate of Israel's longest-serving leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, looks uncertain.        ...
00:00, 09/18/2019

US government sues Edward Snowden over his new memoir 'Permanent Record' The suit claims Edward Snowden, living in exile in Moscow, violated the agreements by publishing the book without submitting for review        ...
00:00, 09/18/2019

Two labs in the world keep a live smallpox sample. The one in Russia just had an explosion A gas cylinder exploded in a lab at a Russian biological research center that holds several deadly viruses including smallpox and Ebola.        ...
00:00, 09/18/2019

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

iPhone 11 review: Great cameras, excellent battery life and an affordable price Apple isn't trying to blow our minds with the iPhone 11 but is steadily improving the parts most important to customers, such as cameras and battery life....
00:26, 09/18/2019

Cokie Roberts, the Emmy-winning journalist and political commentator, has died at 75 Cokie Roberts, a journalist and political commentator who won three Emmy Awards during a long career with NPR and ABC News, has died at 75, ABC announced Tuesday. She was inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and was cited by the Amer...
00:52, 09/18/2019

Kevin Hart sued by woman in sex video extortion plot Montia Sabbag, the woman who appeared in an alleged intimate video with Kevin Hart that was used in an attempt to extort the comedian, is suing the star for $60 million....
01:39, 09/18/2019

CHEAP: What a lovely bunch of sweet deals on OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Last week was all about the new iPhone 11 and 11 Pro, but if you’re not quite keen on iOS and Apple’s ecosystem — no worries, we’ve got the perfect Android altern...
01:39, 09/18/2019

YugaByte’s distributed database gets GraphQL integration, Jepsen testing in a major update YugaByte, the open-source distributed database provider, today officially announced the availability of YugaByte DB 2.0. YugaByte is both an SQL and NoSQL database, meaning it offers all the benefits of legacy SQL while also offering capabilities to ...
01:39, 09/18/2019

'American Idol' alum Antonella Barba back in jail after violating terms of release Former "American Idol" star Antonella Barba, awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to dealing fentanyl, is back in custody.        ...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Banks Set to Win $40 Billion in Relief From Postcrisis Rule Banking agencies moved to ease a postcrisis rule that could free up nearly $40 billion for big global banks, the latest regulatory victory for Wall Street....
02:00, 09/18/2019

Netflix Pays for Serenity Now The media company has acquired five years of global streaming rights to NBC’s hit series “Seinfeld.” Is Netflix crazy, or is it so sane that you just blew your mind?...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Moms are now packing insanely elaborate school lunches When Meesha Chang makes a bento box lunch for her 2 ½-year-old daughter, Lucia, it isn’t child’s play. Every weeknight, Chang stays up until 11 p.m. rolling tiny rice balls flavored with butter, soy sauce and sesame seeds to appeal to her picky...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hope for Myanmar, UN News sits down with new Assembly President, youth speak out on climate crisis A recap of Tuesday’s top stories: Hope for justice in Myanmar rights violations; First major interview with new Assembly President; Youth activists want a platform in solving climate crisis; Five deaths every minute due to unsafe health care; Number ...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Taiwan president accuses China of ‘dollar diplomacy’ after country loses recognition from largest Pacific ally Taiwan’s president on Monday accused China of “dollar diplomacy” after the Solomon Islands, one of the few remaining countries to recognize Taiwan, switched allegiance to China....
02:00, 09/18/2019

Iranian cruise missiles and drones used in Saudi oil facilities, US officials say It has been more than 3 days since Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure was crippled, and as the investigation continues, fingers are pointing towards Iran as not only the perpetrator, but also the launch territory....
02:00, 09/18/2019

Apple awards iPhone supplier $250M from manufacturing fund Apple on Tuesday said it would award Corning Inc. $250 million from a $5 billion fund dedicated to US advanced manufacturing. Corning supplies glass to Apple for products such as the iPhone and Apple Watch. Since the first iPhones hit the market in 2...
02:26, 09/18/2019

Tom Barrack Is Done With Traditional Real Estate. He's Going Digital. Colony Capital is making one of the most aggressive bets yet that technology is disrupting real estate: It is selling nearly all of its traditional holdings and buying only property that focuses on the tech sector....
02:52, 09/18/2019

| Five-year-old boy shoots, kills little brother in US Five children were killed or wounded by gunfire in the US state of Texas over the weekend, including a 4-year-old boy who was shot dead by his 5-year-old brother, according to police and US media reports....
03:13, 09/18/2019

Saudi Arabia to restore oil output fully by end of September: energy minister Saudi Arabia will restore its lost oil production by the end of September and has managed to recover supplies to customers to the levels they were at prior to weekend attacks on its facilities by drawing from its huge oil inventories....
03:13, 09/18/2019

Trump Administration Set to End California’s Ability to Regulate Auto Emission Standards WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is poised to revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy. Conservative a...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Trump loyalist grilled on message to Sessions Corey Lewandowski is confirming that President Donald Trump asked him to urge Jeff Sessions to reverse himself and oversee the Russia investigation. (Sept. 17)        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Ohio State rollling over early opponents No. 6 Ohio State is surging past early opponents as a prelude to the meat of its Big Ten schedule. (Sept. 17)        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Protests gather as Donald Trump visits San Francisco area More than 100 protestors greeted President Trump's motorcade on his way to a private fundraiser during his first visit to the San Francisco Bay Area as president. (Sept. 17)        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Farewell flip-flops, hello pumpkin spice: Monday is the autumnal equinox, the first day of fall Our long, hot summer is coming to an end on Monday Sept. 23 with the autumnal equinox, which marks the beginning of fall in the Northern Hemisphere.        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

NYC's Charging Bull to be fixed after banjo attack Art restorers examined New York's Charging Bull statue Tuesday after the iconic piece was vandalized last week. A Texas man was arrested on charges of attacking it with a banjo. (Sept. 17)        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

They, themself: Merriam-Webster adds nonbinary pronouns to dictionary. Also added: vacay, deep state The latest edition of the Merriam-Webster dictionary adds terms such as "they" and "themself" as singular pronouns.        ...
03:13, 09/18/2019

Tom Burke, Holliday Grainger return for another Cormoran Strike miniseries Tom Burke and Holliday Grainger have begun filming a fourth miniseries based on the crime novels J.K. Rowling penned under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith....
03:39, 09/18/2019

GM Strikes Don't Pack Economic Punch They Once Did The United Auto Workers strike against General Motors Co. could detract further from the U.S. economy at a time of mounting global uncertainty, but it would take a lengthy stoppage to inflict widespread pain, economists say....
03:39, 09/18/2019

Nick Carter gets restraining order against brother Aaron, cites 'alarming behavior' Nick Carter says his brother recently confessed that he harbors thoughts of "killing my pregnant wife and unborn child." Aaron says he's "astounded."        ...
03:39, 09/18/2019

'I have no obligation to be honest to the media,' Corey Lewandowski says Lewandowski testified for roughly five hours before the Judiciary Committee on Tuesday afternoon, as the Democrat-led panel weighs whether to recommend that Trump be impeached....
03:39, 09/18/2019

Google Home speakers get mobile calling feature, rolling out to Australia first As it stands, Google Home speakers can be used to make calls via your internet connection, with or without your phone hooked up to them. However, the latest tweak to the smart home range will allow regular mobile phone calls to join this VoIP service...
04:13, 09/18/2019

‘The lines keep getting longer’: Crowd size takes center stage in 2020 race as Warren event rivals Trump The scale of audiences is now a potentially meaningful metric of electability — one that can translate into volunteers, donors and, as Trump demonstrated in 2016, actual momentum....
04:13, 09/18/2019

Struggling to Get Back Into a Workout Routine? These 5 Strategies Could Help Between work commitments, family obligations and social events, it may seem daunting — and downright impossible — to add anything else to your plate. As a result, people tend to sacrifice the one thing they might enjoy doing the least &md...
04:39, 09/18/2019

Park Service Says Archaeological Sites Are Imperiled by Border Wall The National Park Service has warned that President Trump’s border wall will significantly damage or destroy more than 20 archaeological sites in the Arizona desert....
04:39, 09/18/2019

Warren and Trump Speeches Lay Out Competing Visions of Populism In New York, Senator Elizabeth Warren described a government compromised by the influence of the wealthy. President Trump, in New Mexico, denounced a “failed liberal establishment.”...
04:39, 09/18/2019

Comment Of The Day: Green Is Good Edition There are good greens, and then there are some less than good greens. I love a nice British Racing Green. I’m a fan of Porsche’s Viper Green. Mint Green rules. Chevrolet’s “Shock” is a highlighter color that looks spectacular on the Camaro. But is Fo...
04:39, 09/18/2019

Should Formula One Actually Opt For Qualifying Races? It feels like we go through something similar every year regarding Formula One: all this brainstorming about how to “solve” the series’ problems, or how to make it more interesting. This time around, The Powers That Be are wondering if they should im...
04:39, 09/18/2019

Arizona driver arrested after 31 illegal immigrants found in tractor-trailer, investigators say An Arizona man has been arrested and accused of human smuggling after Border Patrol agents found 31 illegal immigrants from Mexico in the tractor-trailer he was driving, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Tuesday....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Chinese government worker charged with visa fraud, allegedly tried to get Chinese recruiters into US A Chinese government employee working in the United States has been charged with visa fraud for allegedly trying to bring Chinese recruiters into America by claiming they were scholars who needed research visas, the Justice Department said Monday....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Illegal immigrant involved in crash that killed Indianapolis Colts' Edwin Jackson gets additional prison time A Guatemalan national who was convicted of causing a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver was slapped with an additional 42-month jail sentence Tuesday for reentering the U.S. after he had been previously ...
05:00, 09/18/2019

Va. Gov. Ralph Northam's med school reportedly spent $368,000 investigating racist yearbook photo The investigation into whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam appeared in a racist yearbook photo as a medical student reportedly cost his former medical school $368,000. ...
05:00, 09/18/2019

In ‘Sontag,’ the Author’s Myth Takes Center Stage Benjamin Moser’s authorized biography of the essayist, critic and cultural icon Susan Sontag pays closest attention to its subject’s persona as a “great original creation.”...
05:01, 09/18/2019

2019 Festival Albertine to Take On Climate Change Bill McKibben will be the curator of the festival, dedicated to fostering French-American intellectual exchange, which this year focuses on the environment....
05:01, 09/18/2019

Borussia Dortmund 0-0 Barcelona: Lionel Messi returns as Ter Stegen saves penalty in Champions League draw Barcelona have Marc-Andre ter Stegen to thank as the goalkeeper starred with a penalty save to earn a goalless draw against Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League group-stage opener....
05:26, 09/18/2019

Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona lineups confirmed team news predicted XIs latest injury updates Lionel Messi is expected to be on the bench for Barcelona against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday night, but Luis Suarez is likely to start at the Signal Iduna Park....
05:26, 09/18/2019

Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona lineups: Confirmed team news - Lionel Messi on the bench, Ansu Fati starts Lionel Messi is on the bench for Barcelona against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League tonight, but Luis Suarez and Ansu Fati start at the Signal Iduna Park....
05:26, 09/18/2019

Central Park tower now tallest residential building in the world Robert Frank gets a look inside Central Park Tower as it tops out at 1,550 feet, becoming the tallest residential building in the world. The 179 luxury condos range from $6.7 million for a two-bedroom to $63 million for a five-bedroom penthouse....
05:52, 09/18/2019

Charges Against Another Parent Revealed in the College Admissions Scandal Prosecutors said a Chinese woman living in Canada had paid $400,000 to bribe her son’s way into U.C.L.A., raising the total number of parents accused in the case to 35....
05:52, 09/18/2019

‘You Can’t Tell Nobody’: Sheriff Plotted Murder of Deputy, Prosecutors Say A North Carolina sheriff is accused of not only failing to stop a plan to kill one of his deputies, but also giving tips to a plotter on how to get away with the crime....
05:52, 09/18/2019

How to Cook a Meal (Almost) Entirely Out of Flowers At a new New York restaurant, Il Fiorista, florals are everywhere — even on the plate. Its team shares tips and recipes for bringing the garden to your own kitchen....
05:52, 09/18/2019

South Korea land mine victim denied recognition as wounded combatant A South Korean soldier who lost both legs during a 2015 land mine incident at the demilitarized zone said the government is refusing to recognize him as wounded as a result of enemy action....
06:13, 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

Pompeo making spur-of-the-moment trip to Mideast as Iran rules out talks The secretary of state will visit Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates amid concerns that rising tensions could spiral into a military conflict....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez arrested on child solicitation charges Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on charges, including solicitation of a child, stemming from an alleged sexual relationship with a teen girl in Florida, authorities said....
06:14, 09/18/2019

President Donald Trump heads to California for campaign events in Bay Area, LA President Donald Trump will visit Northern and Southern California Tuesday for more campaign stops in the heavily Democratic state, a day after he stumped in New Mexico, another traditionally Democratic state....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Guggenheim's Minerd says aggressive Fed moves can delay recession, but not avoid it Guggenheim Partners global chief investment officer Scott Minerd warned on Tuesday the firm's recession forecast model showed a 58% chance of the economy being in a recession by mid-2020, and a 77% chance of one beginning in the next 24 months....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Costly Saudi defenses prove no match for drones, cruise missiles Billions of dollars spent by Saudi Arabia on cutting edge Western military hardware mainly designed to deter high altitude attacks has proved no match for low-cost drones and cruise missiles used in a strike that crippled its giant oil industry....
06:14, 09/18/2019

Lightning Strikes Jamaican Soccer Field, Sends Three Players To The Hospital On Monday, a soccer match in Jamaica between Jamaica College and Wolmer’s Boys was suspended in the 84th minute after a bolt of lightning struck the pitch. The bolt’s impact sent several players to the ground, and a total of three players were taken ...
06:39, 09/18/2019

Israel's Netanyahu appears to suffer setback in exit polls In an apparent setback for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, exit polls show the Israeli leader has fallen short of securing a parliamentary majority with his hard-line allies....
06:39, 09/18/2019

Fall travel 2019: 10 best places to go around the world From leaf-viewing in Moscow to a "pirate invasion" in the Cayman Islands, here are 10 fantastic places to visit in the fall of 2019 and some special events to enjoy while you're there....
07:00, 09/18/2019

Indonesia raises minimum age for marriage Indonesia's parliament has raised the minimum age at which women can marry to 19, in a ruling which is expected to curb child marriage in the country....
07:00, 09/18/2019

'Barbarian' ship banned from New Zealand A Māori tribe has banned a replica of Captain James Cook's ship the Endeavour from docking at its village next month, during a national commemoration of the British explorer's first encounter with indigenous New Zealanders....
07:00, 09/18/2019

Israel election: Netanyahu says country at 'historic junction' as exit polls too close to call – live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexation of Palestinian land 5.07am BST 4.12am BST Israel’s Channel 12 says it has received reports from sources in the Central Elections Committee, which reflect around...
07:00, 09/18/2019

China's young climate heroes fight apathy – and the party line Zhao Jiaxin and Howey Ou are trying to convince Beijing to take radical carbon-cutting actionOne is a student engineer who became obsessed after watching an incendiary film about air pollution. The other is a 16-year-old who went on China’s first cli...
07:00, 09/18/2019

Iran confirms it has detained three Australian citizens Cases of British-Australians Kylie Moore-Gilbert and Jolie King, and King’s Australian partner, Mark Firkin, were revealed last weekIran’s judiciary has confirmed it has detained three Australian citizens, alleging they were arrested for spying and t...
07:00, 09/18/2019

Russia investigation pushed by 'Trump haters' to discredit 2016 win, says Corey Lewandowski – video Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has accused 'Trump haters' of creating a 'false narrative' about the president's connections with Russia in order to undermine his 2016 election victory. He said there had been 'no conspiracy...
07:00, 09/18/2019

Australian Hiker Rescued After Crawling For 2 Days With "Snapped" Leg An Australian bushwalker who tumbled down a waterfall, snapping his leg in two, told Wednesday how he managed to crawl for two arduous days through scrub and forest to safety....
07:00, 09/18/2019

Veteran American Journalist Cokie Roberts Dies At 75 U.S. journalist Cokie Roberts, regarded by National Public Radio as one of its "founding mothers" and a prominent political commentator on ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her Washington home from......
07:00, 09/18/2019

Saudi oil attacks push prices up by highest amount since 1988 Price of Brent crude surges by more than $12 a barrel as 5% of world’s oil supply is wiped outThe Saudi oil attacks have triggered the steepest crude market price surge in 30 years and stoked fears for the global economy.The attacks on Saudi Arabia’s...
07:26, 09/18/2019

China to tackle climate change with 'nature-based solutions' China said it will try to persuade other countries to support "nature-based solutions" to tackle the root causes of climate change, the country said in a position paper published ahead of a United Nations summit in New York....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Humberto strengthens into Category 3 hurricane: NHC Humberto strengthened into a Category 3 hurricane and is expected to remain a powerful hurricane for the next couple of days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Trump to bar California from setting vehicle emission rules: sources The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules, two auto industry officials said on...
07:26, 09/18/2019

Brazil clears new pesticides as government aims to speed approvals Brazil's Agriculture Ministry on Tuesday approved 63 pesticides for commercial use as the government seeks to reduce a backlog of applications for new agricultural chemicals....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Tropical Depression Eleven forms near Texas coast - U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Eleven has formed near the Texas coast and is expected to produce heavy rainfall and flooding, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Bret Stephens Puts All Doubts About His Lust for War to Bed Bret Stephens spends so much of his time pissing his pants about being owned on Twitter and in emails that it’s sometimes easy to forget that he’s actually quite dumb about other things as well....
07:26, 09/18/2019

Millions of Americans' medical images and data left 'unprotected' online, investigation reveals Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans -- including X-rays and CT scans -- are unprotected online and able to be seen by anyone with basic computer expertise, a scathing new report found....
07:52, 09/18/2019

|Zimbabweansforkingoutforcashascrunchworsens Cash-starved Zimbabweans are forking out premiums as high as 55% to get cash on the black market in the troubled Southern African country, as liquidity shortages worsen....
08:13, 09/18/2019

Universe’s heaviest star is ‘almost too massive’ to exist The heaviest star in the universe has been discovered — and it’s only 15 miles wide. It is more than twice the mass of the sun, meaning a sugar cube of it would weigh 100 million tons. That is the same weight as the entire human population. Known as ...
08:39, 09/18/2019

Asteroid the size of a skyscraper to hurtle past Earth: NASA A skyscraper length asteroid will whiz by Earth on Saturday. The space rock, Asteroid 2000 QW7, is roughly between 951 and 2,132 feet long, according to NASA. The larger estimation would make it the second-tallest building on the planet, behind only ...
08:39, 09/18/2019

The importance of 'sport-related hobbies' for middle aged women Research in postmenopausal women finds that leisure time physical activity improves blood lipid profile, which is an indicator of cardiovascular health....
08:39, 09/18/2019

What to do if someone has food stuck in their throat Sometimes, food can become stuck in the esophagus or windpipe within the throat. Depending on the location of the blockage and the person’s symptoms, this can be a medical emergency. Learn more here....
08:39, 09/18/2019

Mars’ North Pole looks so bizarre in new photo by ExoMars orbiter The Mars we often seen in photos from rovers and orbiters is dry, dusty, and barren, but there are parts of the planet that, when viewed separately, could trick you into thinking you’re looking at a totally foreign alien land. The latest snapsh...
09:00, 09/18/2019

2 Senior Congress Leaders, Son Karti Visit P Chidambaram In Tihar Jail Congress leader P Chidambaram, in Tihar jail for nearly two weeks in connection with a corruption investigation, had visitors from his party today. Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Ahmed......
09:26, 09/18/2019

"Ramayana Has Solutions To All Problems In The World," Says Amit Shah The Ramayana is one scripture which has transcended all boundaries known to mankind, said Union Home Minister Amit Shah as he presided over the fifth International Ramayana Festival as its chief guest......
09:26, 09/18/2019

Untangling the Complicated Timeline That Is Blake Horstmann's Bachelor in Paradise Love Affairs Oh, what a tangled web Bachelor in Paradise is weaving. On this season of the hit reality series, contestant Blake Horstmann found himself in a bit of a sticky situation between fellow......
09:26, 09/18/2019

Israel's 2 main political parties deadlocked after election Israel's two main political parties were deadlocked Wednesday after an unprecedented repeat election, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uphill battle to hold on to his job....
09:52, 09/18/2019

Missing mother and her four children all found dead, sheriff says Levi Strickland was picking berries in Brantley County, Georgia, on Sunday night when he heard what sounded like an explosion. He ran over toward the noise to find a crashed van -- and an overpowering smell....
09:52, 09/18/2019

The viral selfie app ImageNet Roulette seemed fun – until it called me a racist slur During a strange week for Asian Americans, the app – which is part of an art project – achieved its aim by underscoring exactly what’s wrong with artificial intelligence How are you supposed to react when a robot calls you a “gook”?At first glance, I...
10:13, 09/18/2019

She Said by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey review – the inside story of Weinstein and #MeToo All about power ... the reporters who broke the Weinstein story give the full account of who talked, and how #MeToo beganThree events define the #MeToo era. The first was the release, in October 2016, of the #Pussygate tape, on which presidential can...
10:13, 09/18/2019

Pakistan PM to accuse Modi of complicity in Kashmir 'terrorism' Imran Khan will use UN address to highlight alleged atrocities carried out by Indian armyPakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, is to follow a speech by his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, at the United Nations general assembly by accusing him of ...
10:13, 09/18/2019

New York Jets lose QB Trevor Siemian for season following ankle injury New York Jets backup quarterback Trevor Siemian will miss the remainder of the season after sustaining significant ligament damage in his left ankle....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Huawei expects to see revenue uplift from 5G roll-out next year Huawei Technologies expects the roll-out of next-generation 5G wireless networks to start contributing to the firm's revenue from next year when China launches services, the company's deputy chairman said on Wednesday....
10:39, 09/18/2019

Top U.S. antitrust regulators admit to infighting on big tech probe The top U.S. antitrust regulators admitted at a congressional hearing on Tuesday that they had wasted time arguing over who would investigate which tech company, as they take on major probes of firms like Alphabet's Google for allegedly using their m...
10:39, 09/18/2019

Yankees will get clarity on Giancarlo Stanton’s role soon Of all the important Yankees on the verge of returning, perhaps there are more questions surrounding Giancarlo Stanton than any other. The team could finally begin getting some answers soon. Stanton, who has been limited to nine games, could be activ...
10:39, 09/18/2019

Attack on Saudi shows the world 'needs to move beyond oil' Helen Clark, former prime minister of New Zealand, says it's not sustainable that the world sources so much oil from one of the most unstable regions on earth. She also discusses the role of governments' in environmental initiatives....
11:00, 09/18/2019

Oil slips after Saudi Arabia says to restore output but risks remain Oil prices slipped on Wednesday, extending losses from the previous session after Saudi Arabia's energy minister said the kingdom will restore lost oil production by the end of the month....
11:00, 09/18/2019

Tellurian President Meg Gentle on the state of the energy industry Teullurian President and CEO Meg Gentle sits down with CNBC's Brian Sullivan to discuss how Teullurian is seeing an impact from oil's volatile move following an attack on a Saudi oil facility....
11:00, 09/18/2019

Satellite photos show the attack damage to Saudi Aramco oil facilities New satellite photos show the attack damage to Saudi Aramco oil facilities. U.S. officials say the strikes involved at least 20 drones and several cruise missiles. The images show 19 strikes launched and 17 hits. The targets included 14 storage tanks...
11:00, 09/18/2019

Major Democratic donor Ed Buck arrested, charged with running drug den Ed Buck, the California Democratic megadonor, was arrested Tuesday and charged with operating a drug house after a third man reportedly suffered an overdose inside his West Hollywood home last week and survived.  ...
11:00, 09/18/2019

Google is bringing a data-saving feature to Android TVs Google said on Tuesday it is bringing a set of new features to Android TVs to improve the experience of users who rely on mobile hotspots to connect their giant devices to the internet. The features, developed by Google’s Next Billion Users team, wi...
11:26, 09/18/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp blames referee and VAR as penalty costs side dearly at Napoli Jurgen Klopp blamed referee Felix Brych and VAR for Liverpool's failure to earn what he felt would have been a merited point from their Champions League visit to Napoli....
11:26, 09/18/2019

Fact check: Trudeau released child care record with inaccuracies, half-truths During a pledge on Monday to create up to 250,000 more child care spaces, a news release detailing a commitment to create 40,000 new spaces every year that would increase to 100,000 by the end of the next decade was given out. The Liberals have never...
11:26, 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

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi - Ronaldo "Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo says he deserves to end his soccer career with more Ballon d\u0027Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi and hopes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time."...
11:26, 09/18/2019

Be Shallow and Buy Lady Gaga's New Beauty Products on Amazon Baby, you may have been born this way, but if you enjoy enhancing your natural beauty with bold makeup looks from time to time—or if you’re just a major Little Monster—head over to Amazon, where Lady Gaga’s Haus Laboratories is now on sale....
11:26, 09/18/2019

Champions League: Marin back in Germany to face Bayern Munich with point to prove Marko Marin was once lauded as a future Germany star and featured for the country at the World Cup. Now 30, he returns to Germany to take on Bayern Munich with Red Star Belgrade following a largely unfulfilled career....
11:26, 09/18/2019

Australian carried his leg for two days after creek fall Neil Parker survived on a diet of nuts, a protein bar and candies for 48 hours after a tumble down a waterfall. The 54-year-old cited experience as a hiker and the thought of his family as essential to his survival....
11:26, 09/18/2019

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Brexit news latest as hearing over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament enters second day Boris Johnson is set to defend his controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks at the UK's highest court as a hearing in front of eleven justices enters its second day....
11:52, 09/18/2019

Israel election: PM Benjamin Netanyahu refuses to concede defeat but faces fight for political life Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing lengthy coalition talks as he fights for his political life after he tied with rival Benny Gantz in early results....
11:52, 09/18/2019

Jim Jordan rips Nadler for calling Lewandowski to testify instead of DOJ inspector general Horowitz While testy exchanges between Chairman Jerrod Nadler and former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski got most of the attention at Tuesday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, one Republican on the panel thought the proceedings sho...
12:13, 09/18/2019

Shakhtar vs Man City lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates Pep Guardiola insists he will find a solution to Manchester City's defensive crisis after John Stones was ruled out for up to five weeks with a thigh injury....
12:13, 09/18/2019

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Wales boss Warren Gatland has revealed his sense of shock after Rob Howley was sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption regulations....
12:13, 09/18/2019

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo said he deserves to end his soccer career with more Ballon d'Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi and hopes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time....
12:39, 09/18/2019

Smoke on the water: Sweden’s first Foodstock festival A top Swedish chef has turned his love for cooking over fire into a two-day festival of open flames and Nordic flavours on a pretty island in the Stockholm archipelagoWe were only a few minutes into our boat trip across the Stockholm archipelago when...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Downton Abbey Opens Its Doors With Airbnb - But There's A Catch Two Downton Abbey fans will soon get the chance to live like a Crawley for a night when Highclere Castle, the main filming location for the Emmy Award-winning drama, lists on Airbnb....
12:39, 09/18/2019

US DoJ wants to seize profits from Ed Snowden’s new book because it violated his NDA The US justice department has sued whistleblower Edward Snowden, following the release of his new book, Permanent Record. The department alleges this book violates a non-disclosure agreement Snowden signed with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) a...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Eyes in the Sky Help Farmers on the Ground Aerial imaging companies using high-resolution cameras and artificial intelligence data analysis are giving the agricultural community a high-tech boost....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Sean Spicer talks about his 'Dancing With The Stars' debut after headline-grabbing first appearance Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer appeared on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Tuesday to discuss his headline-making “Dancing With the Stars” debut....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Britain to investigate $5 billion U.S. takeover of defense firm Cobham Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Nissan plans sale of Trading unit in $1 billion deal: Bloomberg Nissan Motor Co Ltd is looking to sell its vehicle parts and materials distribution business in a deal that may be valued at about $1 billion, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, as the struggling Japanese automaker seeks to slim down....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Japan defense minister: Not aware of any Iran involvement in Saudi attacks Japan has not seen any intelligence that shows Iran was involved in the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, Japan's new defense chief said on Wednesday....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Explainer: The Fed has a repo problem. What's that? As if the U.S. Federal Reserve didn't already have enough on its plate heading into its meeting on interest rates this week, chaos deep inside the plumbing of the U.S. financial system has thrown policymakers an unexpected curveball....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Google Assistant gets new voice options in nine more languages Google Assistant users outside the US haven't had much choice when it comes to voice options -- until now, as Google launches a second voice for Assistant in French, German, Dutch, Japanese, Norwegian, Korean, Italian and English for India and t...
13:26, 09/18/2019

Pinterest's latest Lens update makes it easier to buy items in your photos Online shopping can be daunting, especially if you're looking for one very specific type of item. Rather than search for "green Jaipur tapestry" or "blue plaid button-down shirt", it might be easier just to snap a photo. Pinterest announced toda...
13:26, 09/18/2019

Chinese retailers abruptly stop selling Juul e-cigarettes It appears Juul's fortunes are about to get even worse. Bloomberg reports retailers in China have pulled the company's products just one week after they became available within the country. Citing a "person familiar with the matter," the pu...
13:26, 09/18/2019

'Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot' arrives on January 17th, 2020 When Bandai Namco said Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot was coming in early 2020, it was clearly being conservative. The action RPG is now slated to punch its way to PC, PS4 and Xbox One on January 17th. On top of that, completists should be happy -- the gam...
13:26, 09/18/2019

Golovkin, Saunders and Eubank Jnr on Smith shortlist after Anfield talks Eddie Hearn holds positive talks with Liverpool CCO as Gennady Golovkin, Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jnr considered for 2020 Callum Smith bout...
13:26, 09/18/2019