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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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18:00, 05/10/2019

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04:52, 05/31/2019

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11:26, 06/05/2019

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...
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18:39, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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10:26, 06/16/2019

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....
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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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08:26, 06/24/2019

Australia says 8 Australian children to return from Syria CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister says eight Australian offspring of two slain Islamic State group fighters have been removed from Syria in Australia’s first organized repatriation from the conflict zone. Prime Ministe...
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Wife of reality TV bounty hunter in medically induced coma HONOLULU (AP) — The wife of reality TV bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman is in a medically induced coma. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Sunday that Beth Chapman is in the intensive care unit of Queen’s Medical Center in Honol...
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08:52, 06/24/2019

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08:52, 06/24/2019

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08:52, 06/24/2019

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08:52, 06/24/2019

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08:52, 06/24/2019

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08:52, 06/24/2019

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09:00, 06/24/2019

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the way • Cocaine used as washing powder: police struggle with Pacific drug influxIt is the drug route you’ve never heard of: a mul...
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Trump accused of using migrants as ‘political pawns’ after delaying raids ‘This is all a game to him while people live in deep fear’Opinion: Is showing compassion to migrants a crime?Donald Trump was accused of using fearful migrants as “political pawns”, after postponing planned weekend raids and mass deportations of peop...
09:00, 06/24/2019

Paws for effect: Japanese zoo stages unusual 'lion' escape drill Staff member in a lion costume helps zoo practise for the event of an escape, as real lions appear unimpressedFor one terrifying moment it looks like the lion is about to get the upper hand against its human nemeses.The animal faces down its would-be...
09:00, 06/24/2019

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09:00, 06/24/2019

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China says will not allow Hong Kong issue to be discussed at G20 summit China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that China will not allow the Group of 20 nations to discuss the Hong Kong issue at its summit this week....
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Iran likely at 'inflection point,' launching attacks to change 'status quo,' Defense Intelligence Agency director tells Fox News Iran is likely at "an inflection point," and the recent attacks on tankers and the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone appear to be part of an effort to change "the status quo," the director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) told Fox News exc...
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10:00, 06/24/2019

7.5-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia, Tremors Felt In Australia A deep earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, and Pacific monitoring authorities ruled out the chance of......
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U.N. rights boss says Sudan must halt repression, allow monitors access Sudanese authorities must grant human rights monitors access to the country and end "repression" against protesters and the shutdown of the Internet, U.N. human rights boss Michelle Bachelet said on Monday....
11:13, 06/24/2019

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11:52, 06/24/2019

RJ Barrett gets chills watching new Knicks reality RJ Barrett’s first introduction here was overshadowed. The encore was not. A day after the Knicks selected him in the NBA draft, the club’s Twitter account captured Barrett slowly walking onto the Madison Square Garden floor. Moments late...
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Iran's naval chief threatens to down more US drones President Trump last week called off military strikes against Iran after the Iranians shot down U.S. surveillance drone, valued at over $100 million, on Thursday.        ...
12:00, 06/24/2019

Xiaomi's new Mi CC phones are aimed at young people Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has struggled to sell phones recently, so now it's spreading its offerings to cater to specific sets of customers. In this case, it's targeting the younger generation with the launch of Mi CC, a new series of sma...
12:13, 06/24/2019

Thai boys return to Tham Luang Cave a year after ordeal The 12 Thai soccer players and their coach who were trapped in a cave have opened up about their lives one year on. Some still aspire to be professional footballers, while others have been inspired by their rescuers....
12:26, 06/24/2019

Daimler slumps as diesel costs wipe out profit growth Daimler shares fell as much as 5% on Monday after the German automaker cut its profit forecast for the third time in 12 months, saying it was setting aside hundreds of millions of euros to cover a regulatory crackdown on diesel emissions....
12:26, 06/24/2019

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

Oil prices up on U.S.-Iran tensions Oil prices rose on Monday, extending vast gains last week prompted by tensions between Iran and the United States, as Washington was set to announce new sanctions on Tehran....
12:26, 06/24/2019

Andy Murray's Queen's comeback ends with doubles title "Andy Murray and Feliciano Lopez have won the doubles title at Queen\u0027s Club in the Brit\u0027s first tournament since having hip surgery after the Australian Open."...
12:52, 06/24/2019

Iran will 'pay the price' if persists with aggression, Saudi minister tells Le Monde Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs warned Iran there would be more sanctions if it continued its "aggressive polices", but said Riyadh wanted to avoid war....
13:00, 06/24/2019

On campaign trail, Trump and Biden clash over China as trade war deepens The president’s tariff brinkmanship is emerging as a proxy in a contest over who is better prepared to blunt the rising Asian power’s challenge to U.S. global standing....
13:26, 06/24/2019

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

Oculus Connect 6 dates confirmed: 'A new chapter in VR and AR' will begin this September Oculus announced the dates and location of this year's developer conference - Oculus Connect 6. Calling it a banner year for VR, what secrets lie in wait?...
13:26, 06/24/2019

Pete Buttigieg criticized at town hall meeting after cop kills black man Buttigieg left the campaign trail for several days to deal with the reaction to the shooting, holding a late night news conference, meeting with the family of the man killed and addressing a protest rally where he was heckled by some in the crowd....
13:39, 06/24/2019

Czechs demand PM Babis quit in biggest protest since communist era An estimated quarter of a million Czechs rallied in Prague on Sunday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Andrej Babis, in the biggest show of public discontent since the 1989 Velvet Revolution which overthrew Communism....
13:39, 06/24/2019

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

From WWI to Trump's election: The most important event from the year you were born Over the past 100 years we’ve witnessed some of the most profound changes in human history. What happened the year you were born?       ...
13:52, 06/24/2019

US secretary of state seeks global coalition in the Middle East against Iran amid rising tensions Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday he wants to build a global coalition against Iran during urgent consultations in the Middle East, following a week of crisis that saw the United States pull back from the brink of a military strike on Iran....
14:00, 06/24/2019

Mortgage Bond That Vanished Is Back A unit of private-equity firm Cerberus has issued debt secured by home-equity lines of credit. The securities received a triple-A rating from four agencies....
14:00, 06/24/2019

Dozens hurt, town evacuated after Kazakh munitions depot blasts The Kazakh government ordered the evacuation of a town of 44,000 on Monday after a series of blasts at a nearby munitions depot injured 31 people, the Central Asian nation's authorities said....
14:26, 06/24/2019

Businessman Yakobashvili doesn't plan to return to Russia after gallery searched: Ifax Russian businessman David Yakobashvili told Interfax news agency on Monday he did not plan to return to Russia after security services searched his art gallery....
14:26, 06/24/2019

FIA: Quick French GP F1 start-light procedure was within tolerances The FIA says the quick change of start lights at the French Grand Prix should not have caught Formula 1 drivers by surprise because it was within its permitted tolerances...
14:52, 06/24/2019

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

China Scraps List Of Recommended Auto Battery Suppliers: Ministry China, the world's largest new energy vehicle (NEV) market, has seen increased investment from South Korean battery makers LG Chem Ltd and Samsung SDI Co Ltd amid expectations for a gradual change in......
14:52, 06/24/2019

Tata Nexon Gets Feature Updates The Tata Nexon subcompact SUV has been silently updated with a bunch of new features, as indicated by a recently leaked document. The leaked document, which appears to be a product circular for......
14:52, 06/24/2019

The 7 Ways to Lose a Presidential Debate Debates can be defining moments for presidential candidates. Since they provide rare opportunities for voters to see candidates face off directly against one another, debates can produce viral moments and soundbites that get replayed on cable news an...
14:52, 06/24/2019

Civilian border militia spokesman indicted for impersonating US officer: prosecutors A Minnesota man who serves as a spokesperson for an armed militia group that patrols the U.S.-Mexico border was indicted on Wednesday for allegedly impersonating a U.S. official. ...
15:00, 06/24/2019

Norway beats Australia on penalties to reach quarterfinals Ingrid Hjelmseth proved to be a shootout hero once again as Norway beat Australia on penalties Saturday night to advance to the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup....
15:00, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Eldorado Resorts to buy Caesars Entertainment for about $8.5 bln Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to buy Caesars Entertainment Corp for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock, as it looks to build scale to take on competition from larger companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts....
15:00, 06/24/2019

All eyes on Erdoğan after opposition's historic win in Istanbul As Ekrem İmamoğlu supporters revel in victory, attention shifts to how the president will reactThe last partygoers went home as the sun came up. Across Istanbul on Sunday night, hundreds of thousands of opposition supporters danced in the streets wav...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate Sky News cancels debate with Jeremy Hunt as frontrunner continues to evade scrutinyFollow the day’s political developments - liveBoris Johnson’s refusal to face public scrutiny as he runs for the Conservative party leadership has prompted Sky News to...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Elon Musk on Twitter: 'Accelerating Starship development to build the Martian Technocracy' Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, posted a series of cryptic tweets hinting at his plans to someday colonize the red planet.       ...
15:13, 06/24/2019

Democratic candidate outlines plan to end to U.S. fossil fuels The Democrat running as the "climate change candidate" in the 2020 presidential election laid out a strategy on Monday for weaning the United States off fossil fuels that includes banning drilling on public lands and ending crude oil exports just as ...
15:26, 06/24/2019

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

England’s Jason Roy ruled out of Cricket World Cup match against Australia • Opener has not recovered from hamstring injury• Roy hopes to be fit for India match on SundayJason Roy has been ruled out of Tuesday’s World Cup match against Australia at Lord’s. Related: Bangladesh v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! C...
15:39, 06/24/2019

Closing arguments to start in Illinois man's death penalty case Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers were due to make their closing arguments on Monday in the trial of an Illinois man accused of kidnapping and killing a Chinese graduate student two years ago....
15:52, 06/24/2019

Aidy Boothroyd hints his England Under-21 stars have missed a big opportunity after early Euro exit Aidy Boothroyd has warned some of his England Under-21s flops they have missed a chance to show Gareth Southgate they are ready to make the step up to the senior side....
15:52, 06/24/2019

Fear, Misinformation, and Measles Spread in Brooklyn Measles is back, health care workers are racing to contain it, and parents of vulnerable children are frantic. How a fever spread in a tight-knit community....
15:52, 06/24/2019

Vagus nerve stimulation may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis A new study suggests that electrostimulation of the vagus nerve may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and other chronic inflammatory conditions....
16:00, 06/24/2019

Rihanna's Stylist Breaks Down the Singer's "Dreamy" BET Awards Red Hairdo Rihanna is shining bright like a diamond ruby. In honor of the 2019 BET Awards, the Fenty mogul stepped out onto the stage inside the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night to......
16:00, 06/24/2019

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

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

Undocumented employee at coffin workshop dies after being left in forest WARSAW, Poland — A Ukrainian man who fainted on the job in Poland was found dead in a forest after his employer dropped him off there rather than call an ambulance. The man’s body was discovered in western Poland by a forester on June 13, but t...
16:13, 06/24/2019

School fires gay teacher to keep its ‘Catholic identity’ A Catholic school in Indiana will fire a gay teacher to avoid losing its “Catholic identity” and getting booted from its diocese. Cathedral High School in Indianapolis released an open letter on Sunday to its “Catholic family”...
16:13, 06/24/2019

Hundreds of orcas hold an annual meeting and now we may know why We may now know why Orcas mysteriously meet near Australian every year. Underwater canyons funnel squid to the area making it a perfect feasting spot...
16:26, 06/24/2019

Jared Kushner, US peace team face credibility test in Bahrain In the Trump administration's vision of the future, Gaza City looks a lot more like Tel Aviv: a bustling metropole with scintillating beaches, beckoning tourists from around the world who have no reason to fear the potential for Israeli airstrikes....
16:26, 06/24/2019

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

Steven Ward comes through bloodbath to beat Conroy Steven Ward clambers off the deck in his thriller with Liam Conroy. Joe O'Neill reports from ringside The post Steven Ward comes through bloodbath to beat Conroy appeared first on Boxing News....
16:39, 06/24/2019

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

Walmart is using artificial intelligence to prevent checkout theft In a bid to cut down on theft and mistakes, Walmart is using artificial intelligence hooked up to cameras monitoring checkouts to ensure every item in your cart is scanned and paid for....
16:39, 06/24/2019

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

UAE data protection law, similar to GDPR, likely landing this year The UAE is looking at implementing a data protection law, similar to EU’s introduction of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in 2008, as part of the UAE National Cybersecurity Strategy.TRA has launched the 2020-2025 strategy as the coun...
16:52, 06/24/2019

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

22 MMA thoughts, including how 'The Korean Zombie' delivered again Chan Sung Jung knows how to wow UFC fans. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the latest "Korean Zombie" thriller, as well as a glimpse of what to expect from Monday's show....
16:52, 06/24/2019

MLB power rankings: Phillies floundering at a crucial time The Philadelphia Phillies grabbed plenty of headlines in the offseason and played well for two months, but things aren't looking good at the moment.       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

4th & Monday: Brett Favre is coming back! It's all happening. Oh, wait ... #FavreWatch made a brief -- and unexpected -- return last week. But, sorry sports fans, but Brett Favre is not considering an NFL return.       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Everything I need to know, I learned from Toy Story: Life lessons from Pixar's most important series Any old piece of children’s entertainment can try to teach lessons. But it’s rare to find pop culture that does it with elegance and heart, and in such a way that the morals and values imparted by the story stick with people through the years, long a...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Cyprus court sentences serial killer to 7 life terms A Cypriot army captain has tearfully apologized to the families of seven foreign women and girls for the “unjust pain” he has caused them after pleading guilty to a dozen charges of premeditated murder and kidnapping....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Boots to ban plastic bags and switch to brown paper carriers Chain will charge 5p, 7p or 10p for various sizes of paper bag, with profits going to charityBoots will phase out all plastic bags from its stores by 2020, replacing them with brown paper bags.The health and beauty chain will remove 40m plastic bags ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

New 2019 Ford Puma: small SUV to be revealed on Wednesday News 24 Jun, 2019 Ford has issued a fresh teaser video for the new Puma crossover, which marks the model’s launch date as the 26th June...
17:13, 06/24/2019

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

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 24: Ari Lennox, 'Night Drive' J. Cole has quietly amassed a hell of a roster over at Dreamville. One of his current artists, Ari Lennox (who in May released her debut album, Shea Butter Baby—seriously, how fuckin’ awesome of a title is that?)—is really starting to making noise. A...
17:26, 06/24/2019

Pete Buttigieg Faces the Ire of Black South Bend Residents After Fatal Police Shooting Through the early days of the 2020 presidential campaign, Pete Buttigieg, Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, has had trouble getting black voters to come to his events. That was not the case on Sunday—but then again, this wasn’t a campaign stop....
17:26, 06/24/2019

Monday's Best Deals: Laptop Gold Box, Smart Locks, Under-the-Desk Elliptical, and More A laptop and accessories gold box, a one-day dale on smart locks at Home Depot, and an under-the-desk elliptical lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
17:39, 06/24/2019

JetBlue sues Walmart for trademark infringement over Jetblack service JetBlue Airways Corp has sued Walmart Inc for trademark infringement, in an effort to stop the world's largest retailer from using the name Jetblack for its text-based personal shopping service....
17:39, 06/24/2019

Lufthansa eyes cost cuts to return Eurowings to profit Lufthansa's budget airline Eurowings will aim to cut costs by 15% over the next three years and focus on short-haul flights as part of a plan to return to profit by 2021, the German carrier said on Monday....
17:39, 06/24/2019

Granger Smith's wife Amber gives family update after losing son, River: 'Every single thing reminds me of him' Country singer Granger Smith’s wife, Amber Smith, shared a touching note about the grief they're feeling after their three-year-old son, River, died in a tragic accident last month. ...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Playing a video game gave me a kind of catharsis I didn’t know I needed | Cian Maher The Witcher 3 is teeming with madcap magic, beasts and an unlikely hero who shines bright among other protagonistsWhether they be written in the annals, painted on canvas, or coded into virtual space, fantasy worlds are captivating. It’s as if these ...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Ancient Peruvian engineering could help solve modern water shortages Enlarge / Diversion canals channel water into earth-bottomed infiltration canals like this one, where water can begin to soak into the ground on its way to a pond or basin. (credit: Musuq Briceño, CONDESAN, 2012.) Rain seldom falls on the desert lo...
17:52, 06/24/2019

|Bitcoinclimbsto$10000asmemoriesofcryptobubblefade Bitcoin breached $10 000 for the first time in about 15 months, recouping more than half of the parabolic increase that introduced mainstream investors to the digital asset before the bursting of the cryptocurrency bubble....
18:26, 06/24/2019

5 dead after shootings, fire at central California home park Authorities said Monday they're trying to find a motive to explain why a gunman killed several people at a mobile home park on the central California coast....
18:26, 06/24/2019

Pompeo in Mideast talks on building a coalition against Iran US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Gulf Arab allies about building out a global coalition with Asian and European countries to counter Iran...
18:52, 06/24/2019

These are today's ultimate cheap iPhone deals - beat the flagship Apple prices from £20/pm While there is no doubt we're massive fans of Apple's latest and greatest smartphones, the one thing we could never quite get on board with was the prices. You could spend £1,000+ on the likes of the iPhone XS Max or, you could spend h...
18:52, 06/24/2019

New Nokia tech could double your phone's battery life Frustrated with your phone running out of battery before the day is out? According to telecommunications company Nokia, those days could soon be over.Nokia Bell Labs, a subsidiary of Finnish manufacturer Nokia, has now announced a new smartphone batt...
18:52, 06/24/2019

Nationals option starter Erick Fedde to minors, but more roster decisions loom Washington now has an open spot on its 25- and 40-man rosters, and a handful of questions to answer ahead of a three-game series with the Marlins in Miami this week....
19:00, 06/24/2019

Ask the Captain: Frequently asked questions about air travel You've got questions about how airplanes and airlines work and Captain John Cox has answers. Each week, he clears up aviation mysteries.       ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Meet Himesh Patel, the Beatles-singing 'Yesterday' breakout who's 'just a bloke' British actor Himesh Patel has a breakout role singing Fab Four tunes in a Beatles-less world in the romantic comedy 'Yesterday.'        ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

| Sangweni bemoans Matlaba Pirates exit Former Orlando Pirates defender Siyabonga Sangweni believes the club should not have let Thabo Matlaba leave as he still has a lot to offer with his experience and understanding of the team culture....
19:00, 06/24/2019

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

The Latest: Jury deliberates in Chinese scholar death case PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the trial in the slaying of a visiting Chinese scholar (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Jurors are deliberating in the trial of a former University of Illinois doctoral student charged with kidnapping and killing a 26-y...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Jury awards more than $3M in Michigan bogus epilepsy case DETROIT (AP) — A jury has awarded more than $3 million to a woman who was misdiagnosed with epilepsy, one of hundreds of people to accuse a Detroit-area doctor of malpractice. Jurors on Monday said Dr. Yasser Awaad breached the standard of care in hi...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Officials say police shooting suspect smashed head in cell SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man charged with killing a California police officer is under an around-the-clock psychiatric watch after officials say he injured himself in his cell. Sacramento County Sheriff’s Sgt. Tess Deterding ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

What’s your data worth to Big Tech? Bill would compel answer WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress bears down on big tech companies, two senators want to force giants like Google, Facebook and Amazon to tell users what data they’re collecting from them and how much it’s worth. The legislation was floated M...
19:39, 06/24/2019

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

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

Arkansas man arrested in shootings, fire that killed 3 EARLE, Ark. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man in the killing of two adults and a child whose bodies were found in a burning home in eastern Arkansas. The Crittenden County Sheriff’s Office says Ezekiel Lindsey was arrested Sunday on suspic...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Italian bid of Milan-Cortina voted by IOC members to host 2026 Winter Olympics LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Italian bid of Milan-Cortina voted by IOC members to host 2026 Winter Olympics....
19:39, 06/24/2019

President Donald Trump signs order targeting Iran’s supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signs order targeting Iran’s supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions....
19:39, 06/24/2019

Florida man on trial in wife’s 1979 killing in Wisconsin WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A jury trial is starting for a Florida man accused in the death of his wife, whose body has never been found since her disappearance 40 years ago in Wisconsin. Authorities arrested 79-year-old John Bayerl in Fort Myers, Florida,...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Cyprus minister: Turkey complicit in migrant trafficking NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ interior minister is accusing Turkey and breakaway Turkish Cypriots of helping to traffick migrants to the internationally recognized southern part of the ethnically split island nation. Constantinos Petrides told...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Trump to Sign Order Requiring Hospitals to Disclose Test and Procedure Prices (WASHINGTON) — Administration officials say President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and procedures. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Aza...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Marta: 'Cry at the beginning and smile at the end' Brazil great Marta delivered an emotional message to the next generation of Brazilian players after the South American team was knocked out of the Women's World Cup Sunday....
19:39, 06/24/2019

U.S. carriers, apps and others hit by massive outage in the Northeast According to DownDetector, many of the wireless industries biggest stars are down today. The website shows that it has received complaints from customers of Verizon, Comcast, AT&T, Amazon, Google, Snapchat, Sprint, T-Mobile and more. The image at the...
19:39, 06/24/2019

George Soros and fellow billionaires ask to be taxed in a letter to 2020 candidates Signatories include investor George Soros and filmmaker Abigail Disney, singling out Elizabeth Warren's policy as an example of wealth tax policy.        ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

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

The young are regarded as the most tolerant generation. That's why results of this LGBTQ survey are 'alarming' Young people are growing less tolerant of LGBTQ individuals, a GLAAD acceptance survey shows, and advocates say a toxic culture may be to blame.        ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

60% of Americans disapprove of President Trump A poll by the Associated Press – NORC Center for Public Affairs Research breaks down registered voters feelings toward the President and the large field of Democratic candidates. (June 24)        ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Croatia vs England, U21 Euros LIVE stream: How to watch today's football on TV and online England will look to end a hugely disappointing European Under-21 Championship campaign on something of a high note when they meet Croatia in a dead-rubber fixture in San Marino this evening....
19:52, 06/24/2019

Costco chief among best CEOs for female workers, according to women Compiled data from female staffers found the CEOs who ranked highest for women included the heads of software and IT companies.       ...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Trump 'should not be worried' by polls because Dems are 'nowhere near mainstream America:' John Sununu Former Republican White House Chief of Staff John Sununu said pollsters must rebuild their data metrics across the board if they hope to obtain more accurate polling in future elections. ...
20:00, 06/24/2019

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

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

Predicting the 13 matches for SummerSlam SummerSlam is right around the corner. What's our ideal lineup for one of the biggest events of the year? Tim Fiorvanti and Marc Raimondi offer 13 matches they'd like to see happen in Toronto....
20:13, 06/24/2019

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

Bristol-Myers' Celgene Deal Can Still Be a Winner Bristol-Myers Squibb faces a new obstacle in closing the acquisition of rival Celgene: It will divest itself of psoriasis treatment Otezla to satisfy regulators’ concerns. But the pharmaceutical company should receive a premium price for the blockbus...
20:26, 06/24/2019

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

Los Angeles billboards implore Kawhi Leonard to sign with Clippers Toronto Mayor John Tory held a news conference on Saturday to ask Raptors fans and media to give Kawhi Leonard space as he prepares to enter free agency. Los Angeles has taken a different approach. Two digital billboards emerged over Interstate 5 in ...
20:26, 06/24/2019

This could be Frank Ntilikina’s first step towards Knicks comeback With a push from his new French agent, Frank Ntilikina is all in on playing for the French National Team in the prestigious FIBA World Cup, according to NBA sources. The event is held in China from Aug. 31 to Sept. 15. The French team is expected to ...
20:26, 06/24/2019

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

Government moves more than 300 children out of Texas Border Patrol station Attorneys who visited the station in Clint, Texas last week said older children were trying to take care of infants and toddlers, The Associated Press first reported Thursday....
20:39, 06/24/2019

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

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell: Exctinction Rebellion London protest was 'worth it' Disruption in London and other cities caused by green group Extinction Rebellion was "worth it" to expose the dangers of climate change, shadow chancellor John McDonnell said today....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Human waste left by record number of Everest climbers 'threatens local drinking water' Human waste left by a record number of mountaineers crowding Mount Everest this climbing season threatens to contaminate drinking water for local communities, campaigners have said....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Facing jail: woman who kept pensioner slave and made her eat cat and dog food An animal shelter boss who kept a pensioner as a modern-day slave and made her eat cat and dog food while spending her savings on designer clothes and holidays is facing jail....
20:39, 06/24/2019

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

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 24 at 2:31PM EDT until June 24 at 3:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Estill County in east central Kentucky… * Until 315 PM EDT. * At 231 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Blackburn, or 10 miles southwes...
20:39, 06/24/2019

US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain REIMS, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first c...
20:39, 06/24/2019

UK-based wind company picks Rhode Island for US headquarters NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — A company specializing in wind power blade maintenance has chosen Rhode Island for its U.S. headquarters, a sign of the state’s growing offshore wind industry. Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor told the Boston Globe l...
20:39, 06/24/2019

Ex-Chicago Council member gets year in prison for corruption CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago City Council member has been sentenced to a year and one day prison after pleading guilty to corruption charges. U.S. District Judge Jorge Alonso sentenced 66-year-old Alderman Willie Cochran on Monday, saying he is pa...
20:39, 06/24/2019

‘Legion’ Picks Up the Pieces of a Shattering Twist The creator Noah Hawley discusses how the heady FX drama will evolve in its final season, now that its hero has done “something that we can’t morally tolerate.”...
20:52, 06/24/2019

|Cash-in-transitcompanyactedlikeunregulatedbank,inquiryhears Judge Raymond Zondo has said the commission commission of inquiry into state capture would to alert the SA Reserve Bank and other authorities to probe cases of cash-in-transit providers operating like banks....
20:52, 06/24/2019

|JSEblameseconomicenvironmentforexpected25%dropinearningspershare The Johannesburg Stock Exchange blamed a unfavourable economic environment for headline earnings per share were expected to register at be between 490.95 cents and 425.49 cents for the six months ended in June, that the exchange announced on Monday....
20:52, 06/24/2019

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

Danny Boyle stops short of making a musical out of the Beatles songbook in Yesterday Though his flashy style and use of pop music suggests otherwise, Danny Boyle didn’t come into filmmaking through directing music videos. Maybe that’s why he’s so unusually smart about integrating music-video technique into his movies. While plenty of...
20:52, 06/24/2019

Dear John: Why does Keanu Reeves like to play you so much? Summer might have just shown up (in some parts of the world, anyway), but we think we can safely call this the year of Keanu Reeves. Thanks in great part to the ageless, genial actor, the third chapter in the John Wick series offered a strong antidot...
20:52, 06/24/2019

No More ‘Great White Hopes’: Study Reports Women and Men of Color Are Just as Electable as White Men It’s a word that trails women and people of color like a stray dog: “electability”—a word that’s become a catch-all code for nebulous concerns that certain candidates just don’t (or can’t) inspire voters to turn out at the polls as much as others. Bu...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Phoenix Suns' Josh Jackson accused of getting 5-month-old daughter high with marijuana use: report Phoenix Suns forward Josh Jackson was reportedly accused in court documents of using marijuana and getting his 5-month-old daughter high off the drug....
21:00, 06/24/2019

Phil Neville 'ashamed' of Cameroon conduct "Phil Neville said he was “completely and utterly ashamed” of Cameroon’s behaviour following England’s 3-0 victory in the sides’ ill-tempered Women’s World Cup last-16 clash in Valenciennes."...
21:00, 06/24/2019

The Football Show: Ignore Neville's outburst, Lionesses were poor and must improve "England manager Phil Neville was left fuming by the behaviour of the Cameroon’s players but was all what it seemed? Carrie Dunn gives her view on the Lionesses’ last-16 win while Gary Al-Smith recaps the opening weekend of the Africa Cup of Nations....
21:00, 06/24/2019

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

Self-styled presidential ‘climate change candidate’ would wean U.S. off fossil fuels The Democrat running as the "climate change candidate" in the 2020 presidential election laid out a strategy in Florida's Everglades on Monday for weaning the United States off fossil fuels that includes banning drilling on public lands and ending cr...
21:26, 06/24/2019

Gut bacteria might influence how our brains develop as children Two-year-olds with higher abundances of two particular gut microbes have more activity in brain regions associated with attention and language acquisition...
21:26, 06/24/2019

She’s 83 and a Famous Nun. Australia’s Catholic Leaders Want Her to Stay Away. Sister Joan Chittister, a well-known American feminist, was planning to speak at a Catholic conference in Melbourne, but the archbishop apparently intervened....
21:39, 06/24/2019

Stand-Ins, Push-Ups, Long Drives: How the 2020 Candidates Are Preparing for the Debates The debates on Wednesday and Thursday nights may represent the best — and for some, the only — opportunity to stand out in an enormous primary field....
21:39, 06/24/2019

Enterprise-Technology Companies Trigger Investor Zeal Slack Technologies Inc.’s soaring market debut on Thursday was the latest example of investors’ unquenchable appetite for tech companies building modern digital services for other businesses....
21:39, 06/24/2019

Best celebrity photos of June 2019: BET Awards, 'Toy Story 4,' more This June, celebrities attended some of the hottest events across the globe including the "Toy Story 4" world premiere and MTV Movie and TV Awards.        ...
21:39, 06/24/2019

'The Most Fun We Ever Had' a rich, complex family saga from Claire Lombardo Claire Lombardo's debut novel follows Chicago's Sorenson family and its four daughters, tenderly cataloging their ups and downs and enduring love.        ...
21:39, 06/24/2019

B Communications enters into investment deal with Searchlight-led group Israel-based B Communications Ltd said on Monday it has entered into an investment agreement with an investor group led by Searchlight Capital Partners LP and the Fuhrer Family Office....
21:39, 06/24/2019

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

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

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

Yewande Komolafe’s 10 Essential Nigerian Recipes The recipe writer, who grew up in Lagos and found herself searching for Nigerian flavors in New York, chooses the dishes that define the cuisine for her....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Florida mom accused of fatally shooting young daughter, stepfather A Florida mom suspected of shooting and killing her stepfather and own 7-year-old daughter was arrested, police said. Alyssa Marie Torres, 29, was apprehended around 10:30 a.m. Monday, hours after a double homicide at a Port St. Lucie apartment compl...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Cat survives trip through tumble cycle in family’s washing machine A Minnesota cat has eight lives left – after miraculously surviving a harrowing, 45-minute spin cycle in a washing machine. One-year-old Felix climbed into Stefani Carroll-Kirchoff’s machine in the basement of her Maplewood home Wednesday after she f...
22:00, 06/24/2019

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

| Copa America starts anew in quarters, says Argentina's Messi Argentina will start from afresh in the Copa America after averting disaster with Sunday's 2-0 victory over Qatar that sent them into the knock-out stages....
22:26, 06/24/2019

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

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

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

This Recipe Will Make Your House Smell Heavenly Chef Nasim Alikhani of Sofreh, in Brooklyn, builds flavor layer by layer in this delicious and highly aromatic dish of chicken thighs infused with turmeric, saffron and sumac....
22:26, 06/24/2019

Bitcoin passes $11,000 on news of Facebook's cryptocurrency plan The original cryptocurrency hits 15-month high as traders bet move will legitimise sectorThe price of bitcoin has surged above $11,000 (£8,600), its highest level in 15 months, amid renewed hype over cryptocurrencies after Facebook said it was planni...
22:39, 06/24/2019

Swamp soccer: footballers battle it out in mud for World Cup spot – video Dozens of footballers have taken part in the Russian Swamp football cup near Saint Petersburg to earn a place in the Swamp Soccer World Cup. The contest, which was officially started in 1998, was inspired by Finland's top cross-country skiers using n...
22:52, 06/24/2019

Please Join Me In Reading this Absurd Story About Alexander Hamilton There’s a story in the Wall Street Journal today about the struggles of guys who like founding fathers who are not Alexander Hamilton. The story goes, basically, that because Hamilton has a big play about him nobody wants to talk about the other guys...
23:00, 06/24/2019

In Andy Ruiz Jr.'s Hometown, Boxing And Border Patrol Are All Part Of The Scenery IMPERIAL, Calif. — On Andy Ruiz Jr. Day in Imperial, the temperature had already climbed past 90 degrees by 9 a.m. The cooler wind that had been blowing earlier in the morning had retreated back to the Laguna Mountains to the west, whose peaks were n...
23:00, 06/24/2019

Border Patrol to Relocate Hundreds of Migrant Children From Hell Camp The Associated Press reported on Monday that the Trump administration will move 300 children from a border patrol station in Clint, TX, which has come under scrutiny in recent days after an AP report on horrific conditions the government has been for...
23:00, 06/24/2019

Colorado bus carrying church group kills 2, leaves 13 injured Two people were killed and over a dozen were injured when a charter bus carrying a church group ran off a highway in southern Colorado and struck a bridge support, according to officials....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Dozens of Nursing Homes With HUD-Backed Mortgages Have ‘Serious Deficiencies’ A list of the most troubled nursing homes in the country includes 74 with mortgages insured by a federal government agency that stopped inspecting such homes several years ago....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Rachel Roddy's recipe for salmoriglio – aka Sicilian lemon sauce | A Kitchen in Rome This typically rustic Sicilian sauce – it’s just garlic, lemon, oil and oregano – is heaven slathered over grilled vegetables and fishAeschylus was sitting on a rock, probably thinking or writing, according to his habit. Mistaking the bald and shinin...
23:13, 06/24/2019

NBA fines Knicks $50,000 for rules violation The NBA fined the New York Knicks $50,000 for failing to allow a New York Daily News reporter to attend a news conference introducing draft picks R.J. Barrett and Ignas Brazdeikis....
23:26, 06/24/2019

Rapinoe on the spot to take U.S. into quarter-finals The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France at the women's World Cup....
23:26, 06/24/2019

Pliskova moves on in Eastbourne after sister act Second seed Karolina Pliskova was just happy not to have her twin sister on the other side of the net as she made a winning start at the Eastbourne championships on Monday....
23:26, 06/24/2019

'Hell is coming': week-long heatwave begins across Europe Temperatures could hit 40C from Spain to Switzerland, with authorities urging children and older people to stay indoorsAuthorities have urged children and older people to stay indoors and issued severe warnings against dehydration and heatstroke as a...
23:39, 06/24/2019

Google sister company releases details for controversial Toronto project Stakeholders say unanswered questions remain over scale of Sidewalk Labs’ hi-tech redevelopment scheme for city’s waterfrontThe Google sister company behind a controversial, hi-tech redevelopment scheme for a swath of Toronto’s waterfront has release...
23:39, 06/24/2019

'We're afraid': the queer Brazilian sex artists targeted by Bolsonaro After the far-right president tweeted a video of their transgressive street performance, the two artists fled São Paulo – but now they’re pushing back‘Queer people have been afraid since the president was elected,” says Paulx Castello. “He has been d...
23:39, 06/24/2019

Erdoğan’s loss in Istanbul could transform Turkish politics | Sinan Ülgen The landslide election of Ekrem İmamoğlu as mayor is a huge test for Turkey’s ruling AKPThe opposition candidate Ekrem İmamoğlu’s landslide victory in the re-run mayoral elections in Istanbul will change very little in Turkish politics in the near te...
23:39, 06/24/2019

Judith Krantz, sex-and-shopping novelist, dies at 91 The bestselling author behind bonkbusters such as Scruples and Princess Daisy has died at her home in Los AngelesJudith Krantz, who chronicled the sex and shopping of the super-rich and super-beautiful in bestselling novels from Scruples to Princess ...
23:39, 06/24/2019

Beauty retailers fall after Amazon opens store for professionals Shares of a number of specialized beauty retailers fell on Monday after Amazon.com Inc said it had started selling beauty products used by licensed stylists, barbers and beauticians....
23:39, 06/24/2019

S&P 500 slips as healthcare drags, investors eye G20 summit The S&P 500 edged lower on Monday as losses by healthcare companies overshadowed gains in the technology sector, while investors awaited U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit this week....
23:39, 06/24/2019

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

Oversight panel demands White House official testify on Trump-Putin docs The House Oversight and Reform Committee is demanding that the White House’s records chief testify about President Donald Trump’s alleged efforts to conceal documents detailing his private conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin. In a let...
23:52, 06/24/2019

Low-Carb Diets May Lower Diabetes Risk Even In Absence Of Weight Loss: Study A new study has now shown that low-carbohydrate diets may have benefits for people who are at risk of developing Type-2 diabetes, even if there is no weight loss....
00:13, 06/25/2019

5 Best Jamun Recipes | Easy Jamun Recipes To Try At Home Jamun Recipes: A perfect summer fruit, let's make the most of Jamuns this season with these delightful jamun recipes. From jamun salad to pie and popsicles, we've got it all aong witht he key......
00:13, 06/25/2019

Got Leftover Samosas? Re-Fashion Them Into These Delicious Dishes! Samosa is enjoyed for breakfast or as a tea-time snack in India. If you have leftover samosas, then you can re-fashion them into these crispy delights!...
00:13, 06/25/2019

Amit Shah To Review Amarnath Security During Kashmir Visit Tomorrow Union Home Minister Amit Shah will review security arrangements for the Amarnath Yatra during his visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. "He will chair the Unified Headquarter meeting and review......
00:13, 06/25/2019

PM Modi's Visit After Easter Bombings Helped Sri Lanka Tourism: Minister In an effort to restore the Sri Lankan tourism following the Easter attacks in April, the country's tourism minister John Amaratunga visited Mumbai to canvas his country as a safe destination....
00:13, 06/25/2019

How to Enroll in the iOS 13, macOS Catalina, and iPadOS Public Betas The public betas for iOS 13, macOS Catalina, iPadOS, and tvOS 13 are finally available. Here’s a quick recap of how to sign up, and what testers can expect from these beta builds....
00:13, 06/25/2019

'Mosquito Repellent' Apps Don't Work For decades we’ve been able to buy devices that play noises that are supposed to repel mosquitoes, and for just as many decades they have been completely useless. Now, instead of buying a device, you can now download an app. Guess what? It still won’...
00:13, 06/25/2019

How to Keep Spam Out of Your Google Calendar Scammers and spammers have been wriggling their way into unsuspecting users’ Google Calendars for years now, but there’s been a swell of headlines on Google Calendar phishing scams over the past few weeks. Here’s why....
00:13, 06/25/2019

Supreme Court rules 'crime of violence' law is unconstitutionally vague A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that a federal law requiring longer prison sentences for using a gun during a "crime of violence" is unconstitutionally vague....
00:26, 06/25/2019

2020 race for president: Who's running so far The 2020 presidential campaign is off and running, with a diverse slate of Democrats -- and one Republican -- vying to challenge President Donald Trump....
00:26, 06/25/2019

Anti-immigrant militia member charged with impersonating US border patrol Photographs and video showed Jim Benvie intercepting migrants at the border; this is the second arrest to target the armed groupsA member of an armed group known for stopping migrants at the US-Mexico border was arrested and charged with impersonatin...
00:26, 06/25/2019

Hedvig Lindahl’s sweet save sends Canada home and Sweden into quarters Stina Blackstenius fired Sweden into the quarter-finals of the Women’s World Cup but they needed a penalty save from Hedvig Lindahl to beat Canada 1-0 in Paris. Related: Sweden 1-0 Canada: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened! Continue reading......
00:26, 06/25/2019

Two Kawhi Leonard billboards appear in Los Angeles Los Angeles began its pitch to lure Toronto Raptors superstar and possible free agent Kawhi Leonard with two digital billboards placed close to Staples Center....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Milwaukee Milkmen to play inaugural home game Monday after month in Indiana The Milwaukee Milkmen, an independent baseball team that began play last month, will finally play their first "true" home game after construction delays at Routine Field....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Watch: Yankees legend Mariano Rivera hits inside-the-park homer on Old-Timers' Day Retired New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera showed his skills with the bat by hitting an inside-the-park home run during his first Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Watch: Los Angeles Dodgers hit walk-off home run for third straight game Los Angeles Dodgers rookie catcher Will Smith punctuated a three-game sweep of the rival Colorado Rockies with a walk-off home run, the third straight game the Dodgers have won in that style....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Burger King worker falls through roof, gets leg stuck: 'The rescue was very challenging' A strange scene unfolded at a Texas Burger King when the local fire department was called to rescue a worker apparently fell through the roof and got his leg stuck....
00:39, 06/25/2019

Sweden sink Canada to set up Germany clash Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a late penalty, at the women's World Cup to set up a quarter-final against Germany....
00:52, 06/25/2019

How Trump's sanctions are crippling Iran's economy The US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran and choke off the last remaining sources of Tehran's oil revenue has crippled the Iranian economy. For many ordinary Iranians, it's becoming increasingly hard to get by....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Comment of the Day: Airplane Parking Edition We all had a good giggle about the comments saying the parking lot full of grounded Boeing 737s is worse than a field of wild BMW, etc., but I liked the solutions-focused idea about under-wing parking best....
01:13, 06/25/2019

Porsche Recalls Nearly 100,000 Cars for Rollaway Risk It is a rarified class of people who know what it’s like to roll up somewhere in a Porsche, but those very people, while fielding questions about how much their “Porsch” was, could also learn what it’s like for it to roll right on away—hence a new r...
01:13, 06/25/2019

Here's the 2020 Land Rover Defender as Seen By Its Own Infotainment Display Last week, Lego did us all the favor of leaking what is most likely a brick-built impression of the 2020 Land Rover Defender, which lined up with spy photos we’ve already seen. Now it appears the new Defender has leaked a image of itself, with a dash...
01:13, 06/25/2019

House's pay raise in doubt as GOP wavers The bipartisan attempt to raise salaries for members of the House of Representatives is in doubt as GOP leaders are finding little support for what would be a difficult political vote, according to Republican sources. House Democratic leaders have b...
01:26, 06/25/2019

Florida police arrest woman suspected of killing her stepfather and daughter A 28-year-old woman living at her parents' house shot and killed her stepfather and her own daughter after midnight on Monday, police in Florida said....
01:39, 06/25/2019

'Every one of the decisions is her decision:' Inside Elizabeth Warren's policy factory In Washington, the political world was on edge as it waited for the long-anticipated release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation....
01:39, 06/25/2019

SpaceX is about to launch the ashes of 152 people into space SpaceX may be yet to launch any living human astronauts into space, but the remains of over 150 people are going to get the ride of their afterlives on Monday night thanks to the company’s Falcon Heavy rocket. Among the various satellites and i...
01:52, 06/25/2019

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

LaGuardia High principal won’t attend graduation The embattled principal of the city’s elite high school for the performing arts has told parents she won’t be attending Monday’s graduation ceremony at Lincoln Center, sources told The Post. It was unclear why principal Lisa Mars wa...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Cuomo: AOC-backed candidate could win in Queens if voters don’t show up Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who is backing establishment candidate Melinda Katz for Queens district attorney in Tuesday’s Democratic primary election, warned that lower turnout could result in an upset by insurgent candidate Tiffany Caban — who is supported b...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Flying Wallenda sibling: I ‘freaked’ out 25 stories above Times Square NEW YORK — Nik Wallenda says he “freaked” out when his balancing pole slipped during a high-wire walk with his sister above New York’s Times Square. Nik and Lijana Wallenda spoke Monday on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” just hours after their harrowin...
01:52, 06/25/2019

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

Store clerk, local newspaper apologize for pushing video showing final moments of wounded police officer A Missouri store clerk has apologized after livestreaming the death of a police officer on Facebook, and a local newspaper has apologized for linking to the video....
01:52, 06/25/2019

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

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

Federal Job-Training Programs 'Largely Ineffective,' Trump's Advisers Find As U.S. employers struggle to fill near-record-high job openings, government training programs aimed at solving that problem are coming up short, according to President Trump’s economic advisers....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Daimler Cuts Outlook on Fresh Diesel Allegations Shares of Daimler fell after the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars issued a profit warning related to a government recall of vehicles suspected of manipulating diesel emissions....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: human rights in the Near East and a Forum for Refugees Monday’s top stories include: human rights issues in Syria, Iraq and the Occupied Palestinian Territory; a global forum to find coordinated solutions to the plight of refugees worldwide; the election of the new head of the UN Food and Agriculture Org...
02:00, 06/25/2019

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

Open Source: the secret sauce to business success Software is at the heart of the digital revolution and, ultimately, it is what determines the success, agility and competitiveness of businesses looking to succeed in today’s fast paced, digital world.Open source is changing the way organisati...
02:13, 06/25/2019

New Samsung SmartThings Cam is coming to take on the Amazon Cloud Cam In the ongoing war for your smart home, Samsung’s SmartThings brand is releasing a trio of new products that includes a cheaper Cloud Cam alternative: the lineup of 2019 products consists of the SmartThings Cam ($89.99), SmartThings Wifi Smart...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Today is the last day to register a .uk domain Businesses and individuals with a third-level domain (.co.uk, .org.uk, .me.uk, .net.uk, .plc.uk or .ltd.uk) have until Tuesday morning to secure the shorter second level (.uk) equivalent of their domain before it becomes available to the public.Five ...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Sweden vs Canada live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having suffered a blow to their confidence with a 2-0 defeat to the USA, Sweden nevertheless find themselves in the knockout stages of the 2019 Women's World Cup and will look to put their last match behind them. Canada's route to the secon...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Israel Folau: Australian Christian lobby hosts new fundraising effort ACL steps in after GoFundMe pulls plug on former Wallabies star’s online appealThe Australian Christian Lobby is hosting a fundraising effort on its website for the former Wallabies star Israel Folau after his GoFundMe page was shut down.As at 7am Tu...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Orioles sign C Rutschman to record $8.1 million bonus No. 1 overall draft pick Adley Rutschman signed with the Baltimore Orioles on Monday, receiving a major-league-record $8.1 million signing bonus, according to MLB.com....
02:26, 06/25/2019

Video footage of Jussie Smollett with rope around his neck released by Chicago Police Chicago police released hundreds of files and nearly 70 hours of video footage on Monday from the investigation into Jussie Smollett's claim back in January that he was attacked by two men -- a claim that police later characterized as a hoax....
02:52, 06/25/2019

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

Lyft driver cleared in disappearance of University of Utah student, police say Police in Salt Lake City revealed Monday there was no evidence a missing University of Utah student who disappeared after ordering a Lyft and was dropped off at a Utah park one week ago has suffered “any harm.”...
02:52, 06/25/2019

North Carolina man charged with murdering Missouri officer shot while responding to call: police A 26-year-old man from North Carolina has been charged with murder for shooting and killing a Missouri officer who was responding to a call in Louis County on Sunday, police said Monday....
02:52, 06/25/2019

Marcus Stroman makes case for why he’d be perfect Yankees fit Marcus Stroman wouldn’t come out and say he wanted to pitch for the Yankees. After all, he’s spent his career in the AL East with the Blue Jays. But there was no doubting the right-hander would embrace the opportunity of returning to New York to play...
02:52, 06/25/2019

Van Wagenen is managing Mets games from home in ‘unusual’ struggle PHILADELPHIA — As general manager Brodie Van Wagenen continues to insist his manager has full autonomy on game decisions for the Mets, a specific example has surfaced that indicates otherwise. According to an industry source, it was the rookie GM who...
02:52, 06/25/2019

NBA fines Knicks $50,000 for media access violation The NBA fined the Knicks $50,000 Monday for violating league rules regarding equal access for media. The team didn’t allow the Daily News access to its press conference Friday in which they introduced NBA Draft picks RJ Barrett and Ignas Brazde...
02:52, 06/25/2019

A Potentially Record Setting Heat Wave Is About to Scorch Europe Last year’s climate change-fueled European heat wave shrunk mountains and and revealed ancient history. So it’s with great trepidation that Europe is bracing for another scorching heat wave to descend this week.Read more......
03:00, 06/25/2019

Report: Microsoft Is Cooking Up a Dual-Screen Surface With Support for Android Apps Computer makers have been dreaming about dual-screened laptops for a long time. Microsoft got the hype started nearly a decade ago with the Courier, a rumored dual-screen tablet that at some point was in development but never got an official release....
03:00, 06/25/2019

Sweden eases past Canada to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Stina Blackstenius scored early in the second half and Sweden advanced to the quarterfinals at the Women's World Cup with a 1-0 victory over Canada on Monday night....
03:00, 06/25/2019

Death in Ice Valley: New clues in Isdal Woman mystery A man who may have seen the Isdal Woman on the way to her death; a police officer bitter that the case was shut down - new leads in a 49-year-old puzzle....
03:13, 06/25/2019

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

A hacker penetrated NASA’s network using a $35 Raspberry Pi A hacker illegally accessed NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2018 by targeting an off-the-shelf micro-computer called a Raspberry Pi. The breach was discovered in 2018, but just disclosed to the public in a June 18 report. In it, NASA details an “...
03:13, 06/25/2019

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

| WATCH: 'No more survivors' in Cambodia building collapse as toll hits 24 The retrieval of bodies from a building collapse in Cambodia continues, as the death toll rises to 24 with no further survivors expected to be found. WATCH NOW...
03:26, 06/25/2019

House border funding bill in doubt after liberal Democrats raise sharp concerns House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) called a meeting Monday evening with members of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus....
03:26, 06/25/2019

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

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate parts of the brain not affected by the disease, experts say....
03:52, 06/25/2019

Toronto Officials Question Alphabet Unit's Ambitions for 'Smart City' A unit of Alphabet said its proposed “smart city” in a Toronto neighborhood would create thousands of jobs and cut greenhouse-gas emissions, but met some resistance from the project’s government sponsor over the scope....
03:52, 06/25/2019

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

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

Online game helps fight the spread of fake news: study An online game that allows people to deploy Twitter bots, photo-shop evidence and incite conspiracy theories has proven effective at raising their awareness of "fake news", a study from the University of Cambridge has found....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Google to spend further 1 billion euros to build Dutch data centers Alphabet Inc.'s Google said on Monday it will invest an additional 1 billion euros ($1.14 billion) to build data centers in the Netherlands, including a new facility in Middenmeer....
04:00, 06/25/2019

'No evidence' of Russian interference in Brexit, Facebook exec says A top Facebook executive has said there's no evidence that Russia influenced the Brexit referendum result, prompting a backlash from some British lawmakers and critics of the tech giant. ...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Congress flails after Trump’s deportation ultimatum Lawmakers are stumbling in their efforts to address the border crisis before bolting for the holiday recess, dimming long-shot hopes that Congress can meet President Donald Trump’s two-week deadline to stave off his threatened mass deportations. Hou...
04:13, 06/25/2019

How to spot wellness knockoffs, from sham CBD to mock matcha Health is nothing but wealth to some snake-oil salesmen. So if you’re looking to give your body a boost with trendy — and unregulated — wellness products, such as manuka honey, matcha tea or cannabidiol (a cannabis-derived oil known as CBD), you may ...
04:13, 06/25/2019

New blood test could detect Alzheimer’s before symptoms appear: study We still can’t diagnose diseases like Alzheimer’s with a blood test, despite decades of trying. But scientists are getting closer. Researchers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) are working on a blood test called the APEX system, which too...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Will outer space sperm banks make male astronauts irrelevant? In the beginning, there was Adam and Eve. In the new beginning, it may just be astronaut sperm and Eve. Spanish scientists have recently proven that frozen human sperm is viable in zero-gravity environments — as in outer space — creating the possibil...
04:13, 06/25/2019

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

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

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - June 25 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
04:13, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Ex-Venezuelan oil minister asks U.S. court to set aside $1.4 bln judgment Former Venezuelan Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez asked a federal judge in Houston on Monday to set aside a $1.4 billion default verdict against him in a fraud suit brought by a defunct Houston oil company, according to court documents....
04:13, 06/25/2019

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

England bow out of Under-21 Euros with more sloppy defending vs Croatia England Under-21s concluded their participation in the Under-21 European Championships without a victory after a thrilling 3-3 draw with Croatia on Monday....
04:39, 06/25/2019

Michael Jackson’s complicated legacy 10 years after his death Sadly, there are some Michael Jackson songs that — 10 years after the King of Pop’s death rocked the world on June 25, 2009 — just don’t sound the same anymore....
04:39, 06/25/2019

Mark Hamill, Kevin Kline and others to perform play on Mueller report The star-studded cast will present the performance, called “The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts,” in an online stream at 9 p.m. on Monday....
04:39, 06/25/2019

Watch SpaceX attempt a 'most challenging' Falcon Heavy launch at 2:30 AM ET Last year SpaceX launched its massive Falcon Heavy rocket for the first time, but the company describes tonight's STP-2 mission as one of the "most challenging" launches in its history. It's also the first Falcon Heavy launch to reuse side ...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Canonical backtracks on pulling 32-bit support from Ubuntu Linux Last week, Ubuntu announced it would end support for 32-bit applications, starting with its next release. But the decision was not well-received, especially by the gaming community, and Valve announced plans to drop support for Ubuntu in Steam. In re...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Carnegie Mellon will help Argo AI advance its self-driving vehicle tech Ford's autonomous vehicle arm Argo AI is already testing self-driving vehicles in a handful of cities. But the company has a few key puzzles to solve before it can deploy its fleets on a large scale. To help answer the remaining questions -- lik...
04:52, 06/25/2019

macOS Catalina preview: It's all about the apps Three weeks ago, Apple was holding court at the San Jose Convention Center, where it kicked off its annual developer conference with first looks at iOS 13, iPadOS and the latest version of macOS, Catalina. Today the company is releasing Catalina in b...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Senate bill would make companies put a price on personal data Many will tell you that internet giants see your data as their most valuable resource, but politicians now want to put a number on that value. Senators Mark Warner and Josh Hawley are introducing the Designing Accounting Safeguards to Help Broaden O...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Stock Exchanges Accuse Government of Ethics Lapse in Market-Data Fight The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq accused a senior regulator who supervises them of having ethical conflicts, raising the ante in a battle with Washington over how the companies sell market data....
04:52, 06/25/2019

Shelly Porges on Creating a Business Worthy of Investment Shelly Porges—co-founder of The Billion Dollar Fund for Women, a global consortium of venture funds for women-founded firms—explains what separates a good idea from a successful business in WSJ’s Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast....
04:52, 06/25/2019

UCLA softball star Rachel Garcia named Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year UCLA softball pitcher Rachel Garcia wins Honda Cup as top collegiate female athlete after leading Bruins to their 13th national title.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

Mets fine Mickey Callaway, Jason Vargas after incident with reporter Following an incident where Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas confronted a team reporter, the Mets announced fines.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

Andre Iguodala on free agency: 'Nobody's going to the Knicks, sorry' Andre Iguodala didn't make friends in New York when asked about Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson in free agency: "Nobody's going to the Knicks, sorry."       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

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

Italy's Milan-Cortina wins vote to host 2026 Winter Olympics Italy will host the 2026 Olympics in Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo, taking the Winter Games to the Alpine country for the second time in 20 years       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

NFL training camp dates for all 32 teams in 2019 Training camps are almost here in the NFL world. Check out when all 32 teams will be getting back in action during this summer.       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

Phillies snap 7-game losing skid with 13-7 win over Mets Maikel Franco hit a go-ahead two-run homer, Rhys Hoskins, Jean Segura and Jay Bruce also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 13-7, snapping a seven-game losing streak       ...
05:13, 06/25/2019

Another Popular Twitch Streamer Is Trying To Leave FaZe Clan Last month, popular Fortnite streamer Turner “Tfue” Tenney sued FaZe Clan, the esports organization whose banner he plays under, over a supposedly restrictive contract. The lawsuit sent shockwaves in all directions, resulting in, among other things, ...
05:26, 06/25/2019

Razer And Ducky Made A Beautiful Keyboard Together Taiwanese company Ducky Channel is one of the most respected mechanical keyboard companies in the world. Razer’s been making black and green gaming keyboards for ages. Together, they’ve created the Ducky One 2 Razer Edition, combining both companies’...
05:26, 06/25/2019

Intense heat wave to hit northern Europe Record temperatures are predicted in northern Europe this week, with authorities in France and Germany on alert. Experts have said heat waves are on the increase worldwide, calling it further evidence of climate change....
05:39, 06/25/2019

Twin arrested for allegedly stabbing her sister to death A New Jersey woman was arrested and charged with killing her identical twin sister in a Camden apartment, authorities said. Amanda Ramirez, 27, was charged with aggravated manslaughter for the fatal stabbing of her sister Anna Ramirez at about 5:30 a...
05:52, 06/25/2019

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

Chances of US-Iran tensions escalating are 'very, very high,' says expert Tensions between the U.S. and Iran will likely escalate in the near future, says a former energy advisor to the prime minister of Iran in the late 1970s....
06:00, 06/25/2019

Legion's final season begins by traveling through time to save the show “PLEASE STAND BY,” reads the screen in the opening seconds of “Chapter 20,” the third season premiere of Legion. It’s possible that “Look, please just stick with us, we’re really going to try and make it worth your while” was too long to go on a test...
06:00, 06/25/2019

5 people hurt when tour bus rolls over in the Bahamas. Military aircraft carries 4 to Fort Lauderdale for treatment. Five people injured when a Carnival Cruise tour excursion bus was involved in a rollover accident Monday had to be airlifted by military aircraft for treatment, authorities said....
06:00, 06/25/2019

In Bahrain, U.S. to launch economic part of Mideast peace plan amid skepticism The first stage of President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan will be launched on Tuesday at a conference the White House touts as a bid to begin drumming up $50 billion in investment but which Palestinians deride as an "economy first" approach ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Trump has no plans to meet with North Korea's Kim during South Korea visit: senior U.S. official U.S. President Donald Trump has no plans to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un when he travels to South Korea over the weekend after attending a summit of the Group of 20 leaders in Japan, a senior administration official said on Monday....
06:00, 06/25/2019

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

Mexico says it has deployed 15,000 forces in the north to halt U.S.-bound migration Mexico has deployed almost 15,000 soldiers and National Guard in the north of the country to stem the flow of illegal immigration across the border into the United States, the head of the Mexican Army said on Monday....
06:00, 06/25/2019

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

It’s time to start dreaming about this new Rangers crop You didn’t even have to squint to be able to see the future of the Rangers on the ice at Chelsea Piers in Stamford during Monday’s first day of prospect camp. And quite likely, important pieces of the present, as well. There among the first group wer...
06:39, 06/25/2019

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

| Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in northern Ethiopia, underscoring political instability in the country as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed tries to push through reforms....
07:26, 06/25/2019

Tori Spelling's husband says son, 12, asked if he was obese after online body-shaming Dean McDermott said that although his son Liam handled the criticism and body -shaming "really, really well," he still questioned, "Dad, am I obese?"        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Azar calls on Congress to help border child care Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is calling on Congress to come up with a "unified package" to help fund the care of unaccompanied children being held at the southern border. (June 24)        ...
07:52, 06/25/2019

Skydiver of previous wreck on Hawaii plane ‘extremely upset’ HONOLULU (AP) — A man who was involved in a terrifying 2016 skydiving accident on the same plane that crashed and killed 11 people in Hawaii on Friday says he wishes he could have done more to prevent the tragedy. “Frankly I was just upset. I w...
08:00, 06/25/2019

White House threatens to veto aid bill for migrant families WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House veto threat is raising fresh questions about the fate of a House bill that would provide $4.5 billion to improve the treatment of migrant families detained after crossing the U.S. southern border. In a letter to lawmak...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Legends Unable to Contain Fireflies Jeison Guzman – Photo by the Lexington Legends WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – Despite leading for the majority of the game, the Lexington Legends dropped game one to the Columbia Fireflies, 8-6 after the Fireflies plated six runs in t...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Dominican health minister says drugs, alcohol, medical problems may have killed US couple; lawyer calls it 'ludicrous' The Dominican public health minister said in a radio interview Monday that the Maryland couple found dead last month in a hotel room at a luxury resort had pre-existing health problems and may have died after mixing prescription drugs and alcohol....
08:00, 06/25/2019

Google Drive tests a full offline storage mode in Chrome Cloud services are great until you can't access an important file while you're on the road with frustratingly slow internet connection. Google Drive introduced offline mode for Documents, Slides and Spreadsheets as a solution for that. Now,...
08:52, 06/25/2019

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

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

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

New footage shows Jussie Smollett with noose around neck New footage released by Chicago Police, filmed on a bodycam worn by the officer who responded to Smollett's report, shows the Empire actor with a noose around his neck in his apartment....
09:26, 06/25/2019

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

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Wants Parole. "Every Convict Has Right" Says Jail Minister Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has finished a year of his 20-year sentence. He is convicted in two rape cases and the murder of a journalist, for which he was sentenced to a life term. The 51-year-old is......
09:52, 06/25/2019

Mehul Choksi's "Citizenship Will Be Revoked, That Is Reality": Antigua PM The Antigua and Barbuda government will revoke the citizenship of fugitive businessman Mehul Chokshi after he has exhausted all his legal options, paving the way for his extradition to India, the......
09:52, 06/25/2019

"June 25, 1975 A Dark Night No Indian Will Forget": PM Modi On Emergency Prime Minister Narendra Modi today tweeted a montage in honour of the people who resisted the Emergency imposed by former prime minister Indira Gandhi on this day in 1975. "India salutes all those......
09:52, 06/25/2019

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

Iran declares ‘permanent closure’ of diplomacy with US after sanctions Iran responded to President Trump’s decision to impose tough sanctions on Tehran by declaring a “permanent closure” of a path of diplomacy between the two nations. The statement from Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs was the ...
09:52, 06/25/2019

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

Judge approves Teva's $85M opioid settlement with Oklahoma A judge approved Monday a revised $85 million settlement between Oklahoma and Teva Pharmaceuticals over the company's role in fueling the state's ongoing opioid crisis....
09:52, 06/25/2019

Dutch telecom KPN's CEO to leave in September The chief executive of Dutch telecoms company KPN will leave in September for "family reasons" after a little over a year in the job and return to Italy where he will take charge of the Sky Italia pay television business....
09:52, 06/25/2019

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

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

Iran in focus as new Pentagon chief heads to NATO Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper will be ready to update European allies on tensions with Iran as he heads to NATO headquarters this week during his inaugural trip as Pentagon chief, a senior U.S. official said....
10:39, 06/25/2019

BMW plug-in hybrids to automatically switch into EV mode in 2020 Starting next year, all BMW plug-in hybrid models will come standard with a function that automatically switches to full-electric mode when the vehicles enter geofenced areas designated for emissions-free driving only....
11:13, 06/25/2019

Saikawa wins reforms at Nissan; signals hand over of power Nissan shareholders approved sweeping reforms to improve corporate governance at the automaker following last year’s arrest and ouster of former chairman Carlos Ghosn, while embattled CEO Hiroto Saikawa signaled he is preparing to step aside....
11:13, 06/25/2019

Apple releases public iOS 13 and iPadOS betas, here's how to download and install Apple announced iOS 13 on June 3rd, and released the developer beta that same day. We usually have to wait a few weeks for the public beta to be released, and today is that very day, the same as last year when the public iOS 12 beta landed on June 25...
11:13, 06/25/2019

Woman Delivers Baby In UP Health Centre's Toilet, Nurse Transferred A staff nurse at the government community health centre in Shamli district was transferred while two senior officials were warned after a pregnant woman delivered her baby in the clinic's toilet, an......
11:52, 06/25/2019

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

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

Green bond issuance surpasses $100 billion so far this year: data Global green bond issuance has surpassed the $100 billion mark already this year, the first time the milestone has been reached in the first half of this year, the Climate Bonds Initiative said on Tuesday....
12:52, 06/25/2019

Monsoon covers most parts of cane, cotton, soybean fields in India Monsoon rains have covered most parts of cane, cotton, and soybean fields in western India and some parts of rice-sowing areas in central and northern India, the country's weather office said on Tuesday....
12:52, 06/25/2019

IOC president cautions against profit-driven sports events IOC President Thomas Bach has called on local governments to resist promoting independently run sports events that he believes go against the Olympic ideal       ...
13:00, 06/25/2019

West Virginia man gets more than 100 years in home invasion attack A West Virginia man has been sentenced to more than 100 years in jail in a home invasion attack. News outlets report 41-year-old Russell Slater of Charleston maintained his innocence Monday as he was sentenced in Kanawha County Circuit Court. Teresa ...
13:00, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 2-UK car industry warns next PM against “seismic” no-deal Brexit Britain’s car industry warned the next prime minister on Tuesday against a “seismic” no-deal Brexit in October, which it said could add billions of pounds in tariffs and cause border disruption, crippling the sector....
13:13, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar Corp reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates for mortgages, sending its shares up 4% before the opening bell....
13:13, 06/25/2019

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

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

Shoot for the moon; half a century later, the moon is still great for business NEW YORK — Fifty years after humans first visited, businesses are still trying to make a buck off the moon. Hundreds of millions of people were riveted when Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20, 1969. Naturally, marketers jumped at the chance to s...
13:39, 06/25/2019

Seven migrant deaths reported in 'extreme heat' at U.S. border Authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday, including those of a woman, two babies and a toddler, showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.-Mexico border....
13:39, 06/25/2019

Lampard allowed to hold talks on Chelsea coach job LONDON (AP) — Derby says it will allow Frank Lampard to hold talks on becoming Chelsea coach. The former Chelsea midfielder led Derby to promotion to the Premier League in his first season as coach. Derby says “with pre-season fast approaching ...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of Hong Kong protesters have handed out flyers and bowed to passers-by to apologize for a demonstration that jammed the entrance of a government tax office. Those who apologized Tuesday said they are trying to maintain ...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Report: Shooting On I-75 In Cincinnati Leaves 1 Dead, Shuts Roadway For Hours CINCINNATI (WLWT) — At least one person was dead after a shooting late Monday night along Interstate Highway 75 in Cincinnati. WLWT reports that the shooting occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes near Interstate Highway 74. Investig...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Turkish court frees US Consulate worker from house arrest ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul has released an employee of the U.S. Consulate from house arrest for health reasons. The court on Tuesday ruled, however, that Nazmi Mete Canturk should continue to be barred from leaving the country pending the ou...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Indian leftist groups protest US secretary of state’s visit NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of left-wing groups have marched in India’s capital to protest a visit by the U.S. secretary of state and denounce American policies in the Middle East. The protesters marched in central New Delhi as riot...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Hong Kong protests signal alarm special freedoms fading HONG KONG (AP) — China promised that for 50 years after Britain gave up control of its last colony in 1997, this shimmering financial enclave would get to keep freedoms absent in the communist-ruled mainland that many here don’t want to live wi...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Iran Calls New US Sanctions ‘Outrageous And Idiotic’; Leader Mocks Trump In this picture released on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks in a meeting at his residence in Tehran, Iran. President Donald Trump signed an ex...
13:52, 06/25/2019

Iran’s president says new US sanctions targeting Islamic Republic’s supreme leader, others are ‘outrageous and idiotic’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says new US sanctions targeting Islamic Republic’s supreme leader, others are ‘outrageous and idiotic’...
13:52, 06/25/2019

New 2020 Land Rover Defender: exterior styling leaked News 25 Jun, 2019 An unofficial image of the new Land Rover Defender’s digital instrument cluster has surfaced online, detailing the SUV’s styling...
14:00, 06/25/2019

County cricket: Essex v Somerset, Surrey v Warwickshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsAnd get in touch BTL, via email or tweeting @Simon_Burnton 12.40pm BST Ned Eckersley has completed his maiden first-class century for Durham, against Sussex. He and Cameron Bancroft (who has just pas...
14:00, 06/25/2019

UA guard Alex Barcello leaves basketball team TUCSON – University of Arizona guard Alex Barcello is transferring away from the program. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Santa Cruz River now flowing after nearly 80 years TUCSON- Water is now flowing in the Santa Cruz River. It is all part of the Santa Cruz River Heritage project that the city of Tucson launched Monday. The city is adding reclaimed water to the Santa Cruz River at a point south of Sentinel Peak Park n...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Mom kills son while playing chicken (KPRC) – A mother was charged Thursday after investigators originally said she accidentally ran over her 3-year-old son earlier this month. Lexus Stagg, 26, was charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the June 11 incident ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Crews control house fire in South Tucson SOUTH TUCSON, Ariz. – Fire crews battled a fire that broke out at a South Tucson residence Monday afternoon. According to officials, the house involved is located near 11 Avenue and 27th Street. Officials say the fire is currently under control...
14:00, 06/25/2019

IN Teacher Fired For Same Sex Marriage A Catholic High School is firing a teacher to avoid having its ties cut with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. The school announced Sunday they are terminating a gay teacher to avoid a with the diocese. This announcement comes as the archdiocese strip...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Police: Sierra Vista teen dies after falling from SUV SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A teenage boy died after falling from the roof of an SUV early Monday morning, police said. Sierra Vista police and fire departments responded to the area of Avenida Escuela and Blackbird Drive at approximately 12:11 a.m., to a ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

TPD receives additional grant to enforce bicycle, pedestrian safety TUCSON – Tucson Police Department was awarded an additional grant to enforce nighttime pedestrian and bicycle safety. The $20,000 grant will be used to fund overnight enforcement, the department said. According to TPD, officer deployments will start ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Ford Mustang Bullitt production extended to 2020 Larger quota of special-edition, power-boosted pony car made available after initial run sold out instantly Ford has extended the production of its special-edition Mustang Bullitt into 2020, after the initial run of cars sold out almost as soon as t...
14:13, 06/25/2019

BMW accelerates electrification programme i8 sports car heads BMW's current range of electrified models The firm aims to bring 25 electrified vehicles to market in the next four years BMW is speeding up its ambitious electrification programme, bringing forward its goal of launching 25 ele...
14:13, 06/25/2019

BMW M1 reborn as 591bhp two-seat plug-in hybrid Vision M Next concept previews a carbonfibre-bodied petrol-electric supercar which will become the new BMW M flagship BMW’s M performance car division is developing a long sought-after successor to the 41-year-old M1 supercar.  Previewed by the Visi...
14:13, 06/25/2019

James Ruppert: In celebration of the long-reigning Ford Fiesta A Fiesta ST of this era with 100k miles can be found for £1795 Nearly 100,000 used Fiestas changed hands last year, which isn't surprising when you consider the wide array of variants on offer You can rely on the Society of Motor Manufacturers and...
14:13, 06/25/2019

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is the ultimate family man and here are the quotes that prove it When Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson isn't leaping from buildings or beating up bad guys in his blockbuster films, he's spending lots of quality time being a parent....
14:26, 06/25/2019

Pakistan Leader Attacks Journalist During Live TV Debate. Video Is Viral Masroor Ali Siyal of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party attacked fellow panelist and journalist Imtiaz Khan Faran during a live TV show on Monday night....
14:39, 06/25/2019

Italy could get up to six months to reduce its massive debt pile, EU says The Italian anti-establishment government may have anywhere between three to six months to show it is committed to reducing its massive debt pile, according to the minutes from European Commission's latest meeting....
14:52, 06/25/2019

Apple releases public iOS 13 and iPadOS betas, here's how to download and install today Apple announced iOS 13 on June 3rd, and released the developer beta that same day. We usually have to wait a few weeks for the public beta to be released, and today is that very day, the same as last year when the public iOS 12 beta landed on June 25...
15:00, 06/25/2019

How to stop companies from selling your data Unlike the way we interact with Facebook and Google, most people don’t have a direct relationship with data broker companies and often don’t even know their names. Here are tips from the experts about how to reduce the number of companies selling you...
15:00, 06/25/2019

When TV audiences attack: why Julie from Friends and Betty Draper don’t deserve our venom Lauren Tom has revealed she was booed during Friends tapings – but she is not the only actor to come up against unexpected and explosive fan furyIn these days of unrestrained online rage, registering one’s disapproval of a fictional character with a ...
15:13, 06/25/2019

10 fighters who timed retirement just right Although most boxers unfortunately continue fighting longer than they should, these champions timed their exit just right The post 10 fighters who timed retirement just right appeared first on Boxing News....
15:39, 06/25/2019

Ramsey now avoids dissing QBs: 'I'm growing' Jalen Ramsey isn't interested in critiquing other team's quarterbacks in 2019, telling ESPN's Adam Schefter he'd rather just talk about the Jags' Nick Foles....
15:39, 06/25/2019

Why do we build cars that can reach speeds of at least twice the motorway limit? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhy do we build cars that can reach speeds of at least twice the limit on the motorways?Nick Bro...
15:39, 06/25/2019

'Knitting is political': how Trump forced the craft community to confront racism Ravelry, a platform for fiber arts, has banned pro-Trump messaging on its site in a controversy mired in social justiceAnother online forum is unraveling over political speech.The knitting community – traditionally viewed as a wholesome, screen-free,...
15:39, 06/25/2019

David Lee Roth: 'My advice for aspiring artists? Breathable fabrics' The Van Halen singer on squeezing into spandex for the 1980 Pinkpop festival in Holland – and his unfortunate run-in with a disco mirrorball I wore this outfit on stage at the Pinkpop festival in Holland in 1980. On the way there, I broke my nose on ...
15:39, 06/25/2019

Nadal says Wimbledon's seedings system 'not a good thing' Spaniard Rafael Nadal has criticized Wimbledon's unique seedings formula, which could hinder his chances of a third title when the tournament starts on Monday....
15:52, 06/25/2019

Watch Khloe Kardashian's Birthday Messages From Kim, Kourtney, Kylie & a Hilarious Surprise Guest! The Kardashian-Jenners are rallying around Khloe Kardashian ahead of her birthday. Since the Revenge Body star's birthday is right around the corner, her loved ones have recorded......
16:00, 06/25/2019

Zimbabwe shuts out foreign currency to tighten economy With official inflation up markedly, Zimbabwe abandons the use of foreign money at home. It is intended to strengthen the local currency and ween the country off the US dollar and the South African rand....
16:00, 06/25/2019