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Zoinks, Kenan Thompson hangs with Mystery Incorporated in this exclusive Scooby Doo And Guess Who? clip For 50 years, Scooby Doo and his perpetually meddling friends at Mystery Incorporated have uncovered countless dastardly deeds and perplexing grudges, one near-abandoned building at a time. On a few occasions they’ve been joined by a roster of famous...
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States hit electric vehicle owners with high fees, Consumer Reports says Some states have begun charging electric vehicle owners fees that are higher than their gas counterparts according to a recent Consumer Reports analysis....
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Jordan Peele to receive Britannia award for directing "Get Out" and "Us" director Jordan Peele will be honored with the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards....
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Richard Dormer to star in BBC America's 'The Watch' series adaptation Richard Dormer, who played Beric Dondarrion on "Game of Thrones," will star in "The Watch," a BBC America series based on Terry Pratchett's "Discworld" novels....
04:39, 09/12/2019

Michael Cohen cooperating with DA in Trump Organization probe President Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen has agreed to cooperate with Manhattan prosecutors — and has already started meeting with them behind bars — as part of an investigation into the Trump Organization’s bu...
05:13, 09/12/2019

England boss Gareth Southgate bemoans errors as defensive frailties persist England possess pace and penetration in abundance but the search for poise continues. Gareth Southgate has made significant strides in his post-World Cup mission to transform England into an attacking, vibrant unit....
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Tonga’s prime minister, who nurtured democracy, dies at 78 Tongan Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva, who is credited with helping bring democracy to the small Pacific island nation, has died at 78 after suffering pneumonia...
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Thai court declines to hear case of PM’s incomplete oath Thailand’s Constitutional Court declines to hear a case arguing Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha’s incomplete oath of office violated the constitution...
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Robby Hayes Defends Lindsie Chrisley Over ''Heartbreaking'' Sex Tape Drama Robby Hayes is standing by Lindsie Chrisley in the face of ongoing familial strife. E! News chatted with The Bachelorette star during OK! Magazine's New York Fashion Week party......
05:39, 09/12/2019

All American Season 2 Trailer Highlights Spencer's Huge Decision Spencer's (Daniel Ezra) got a hell of a choice to make in season two of All American. E! News has your exclusive first look at season two, which finds the football star considering......
05:39, 09/12/2019

Caterer-to-the-stars Carla Ruben stiffed staffers: suit A Manhattan caterer-to-the-stars pocketed her waitstaff’s “tips” for years, her staffers allege in a new lawsuit — and now she’s set to fork over a gratuity of her own to settle the dispute. Carla Ruben’s West Village company Creative Edg...
06:00, 09/12/2019

Japanese cargo mission to ISS scrubbed after fire Sending stuff to space is very, very difficult. It can be easy to forget that, especially with the seemingly constant stream of rocket launches we see these days, but for as many successful launches as there are, there are always at least a few that ...
06:26, 09/12/2019

Newly-discovered electric eel is the most shocking yet Of all the creatures you could encounter while taking a dip in the Amazon rainforest, coming into contact with an electric eel would likely be one of the more painful meetings. They don’t have a reputation for starting trouble with humans, but ...
06:26, 09/12/2019

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd to take leave of absence The CEO is leaving for health reasons, Oracle announced. Meanwhile, the tech giant reported its Q1 results a day early, with earnings meeting expectations....
06:26, 09/12/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Was Seen With Underage Girls in 2018, Another Investigation Reveals An air traffic controller reported seeing Jeffrey Epstein get off his private plane in 2018 with girls who looked to be 11 and 12 years old, a new cache of documents released by the U.S. Marshals Service has revealed....
06:52, 09/12/2019

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber, Lyft and other “gig economy” companies to classify their workers as employees rather than contractor...
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What is regular insulin? Discover how regular insulin works and helps manage diabetes. We describe how much regular insulin to take, potential side effects, and other considerations....
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Can you take Adderall and Xanax together? Adderall and Xanax are two medications that affect the central nervous system in opposite ways. Learn about whether it is safe to take them together and about the possible risks here....
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What are the best drinks for losing weight? Healthful weight loss requires changes to exercise and diet routines. Some drinks may support weight loss, while others add calories. Learn more here....
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What are the common causes of food poisoning? Many foods can cause food poisoning, including meat, raw fish, eggs, and produce. Learn more about the causes and how to prevent food poisoning in this article....
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Canada’s Trudeau Begins His Reelection Bid Ahead of the Oct. 21 Vote TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau launched his reelection campaign Wednesday, saying that Canadians need to decide whether they want to return to the “failed policies” of a conservative government that beli...
07:13, 09/12/2019

France’s Macron Says U.K. Has Given E.U. ‘No Clear or Concrete Proposals’ for New Brexit Deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has not floated any negotiable changes to the Brexit deal with E.U. officials in the two months since he came to power, according to French President Emmanuel Macron, who said he had heard only “a lot of noi...
07:13, 09/12/2019

This Italian-Egyptian Singer Was Attacked By Populist Politicians. His Groundbreaking Success Is Silencing Critics In February, Alberto Biancheri, the mayor of a small Italian coastal town near the French border, walked onstage carrying a statuette of a golden lion: the prize of the 2019 Sanremo Festival, awarded every year to the best new Italian song. TV camera...
07:13, 09/12/2019

The bull market just won't die The trade war is far from over. Many multinational companies are expected to report weak third quarter earnings. And President Trump continues to feud with the Federal Reserve about interest rates....
07:39, 09/12/2019

Sharpiegate: Democrats Launch Probe Into Whether Team Trump Worked to Muddy Hurricane Facts Donald Trump wouldn’t let Sharpiegate go when he kept insisting that Alabama was too in grave danger from Hurricane Dorian, and now, neither will the Democrats....
07:39, 09/12/2019

Detecting patients’ pain levels via their brain signals Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have developed a system that measures a patient’s pain level by analyzing brain activity from a portable neuroimaging device. The system could help doctors diagnose and treat pain in unconscious and noncommunicative...
08:13, 09/12/2019

How to solve marriage woes before resorting to divorce Ever wanted to be a fly on the wall during a couples’ therapy session? Showtime’s new docuseries “Couples Therapy” lets viewers do just that. The show follows four married pairs over six months as they tackle their specific issues with Soho-bas...
08:13, 09/12/2019

The Great Immigration Experiment: Can a Country Let People in Without Stirring Backlash? One of the world’s most closed countries, Japan, is trying to attract workers for jobs ranging from apple picking to airport baggage handling. To do that, it is imposing strict rules in an effort to head off social and political turmoil seen around t...
08:13, 09/12/2019

Climate change campaigner Tongan PM dies in New Zealand Tongan Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pohiva, a pro-democracy and climate change campaigner in the South Pacific, died in a New Zealand hospital on Thursday, the information ministry and media reports said....
08:13, 09/12/2019

Don't Forage If You Don't Know What You're Doing, Dummy We’ve all heard stories of hikers who survived on berries or other wild foods while lost in the woods. Though learning the local edibles is a fine subject of study, there’s a lot of nasty and even deadly stuff waiting out there for the overconfident....
08:13, 09/12/2019

The One Where All the Candidates Are Friends Joe Biden is the one most likely to say, “How you doing?” Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are the ones in an uncertain relationship with a breakup on the horizon. Marianne Williamson is the one who is definitely Phoebe. For a bunch of...
08:13, 09/12/2019

Looking back at a head-spinning array of home runs After watching balls fly out of the park in all directions, we break down which of this season's record 6,125 homers (so far) mean the most -- and which mean the least....
08:39, 09/12/2019

LeBron's 'Taco Tuesday' trademark filing denied Although LeBron James' application for the term "Taco Tuesday" was denied Wednesday, a spokesman for the Lakers star said he still accomplished the outcome he wanted from the filing to begin with....
08:39, 09/12/2019

The ship is sinking in the Bottom Ten-nessee After an 0-2 start, Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt searched for an analogy and came up with ... the Titanic. It's safe to say things aren't going well in Knoxville....
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Lions DE Romeo Okwara's passion project honors New York City firehouse New York City's legendary Rescue 2 firehouse lost seven firefighters on Sept. 11 2001. Okwara, a Lions defensive end, turned his photography hobby into a way to honor the nearly 100-year-old firehouse and its company....
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It's Opening Day on the PGA Tour ... no, really, a new season is starting Hey, it's been 18 days since last season ended. What, you wanted a longer break? Well, here's everything you need to know as we put the tee in the ground for another season....
08:39, 09/12/2019

Control’s content roadmap teases Alan Wake expansion Control is getting a photo mode in the fall and a free new mode in December. Then in 2020, it'll get expansions with a potential Alan Wake crossover.Read More...
08:39, 09/12/2019

Confusion and Defiance Follow California’s New Contractor Law After state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as employees....
08:39, 09/12/2019

Black Artists Built Country Music—And Then It Left Them Behind Over the past few months, a contentious debate has raged over whether Lil Nas X, whose single “Old Town Road” spent a record 19 weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 this summer, is a country artist. But for the filmmaker Ken Burns, the answer...
09:26, 09/12/2019

Beyond Ending Trump’s Policies, Democrats Largely Skirt Questions About Their Immigration Plans The Democrats seeking the White House despise President Trump’s hard-line immigration policies, but they would rather not discuss their own proposals....
09:26, 09/12/2019

Two, four, six, eight, anticipate! – in pictures Gamblers wait for the wheel of fortune to stop spinning. Ice creams start to drip. A family photo in mid-burn. What do these shots of the moments inbetween tell us about the world? Continue reading......
09:26, 09/12/2019

US sprint star Christian Coleman says authorities 'tried to go after big fish' with missed drugs test charge US sprint star Christian Coleman has accused the United States Anti-Doping Agency of 'trying to go after a big fish' and demanded a public apology after it dropped its missed drugs test case against him....
09:52, 09/12/2019

Jason Roy dropped with Ben Stokes to play as batsman only in Ashes finale at The Oval Ben Stokes will play as a batsman only when England meet Australia in the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, meaning Jason Roy has been dropped....
09:52, 09/12/2019

Ship of horrors: life and death on the lawless high seas From bullying and sexual assault to squalid living conditions and forced labour, working at sea can be a grim business – and one deep-sea fishing fleet is particularly notorious. By Ian UrbinaOn the night of 14 August 2010, the captain of a South Kor...
09:53, 09/12/2019

Why is Joe Biden leading the polls? Because electability is a real thing | Lloyd Green The former vice-president is a mainstream economic liberal, not a wild-eyed would-be revolutionary, and that’s reassuring in a Trumpian worldJoe Biden sits squarely atop an unwieldy Democratic presidential field, and is the only challenger who appear...
09:53, 09/12/2019

Japan should scrap nuclear reactors after Fukushima, says new environment minister Shinjiro Koizumi says: ‘We will be doomed if we allow another accident to occur’Japan’s new environment minister has called for the country’s nuclear reactors to be scrapped to prevent a repeat of the Fukushima nuclear disaster.Shinjiro Koizumi’s com...
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Christopher Anderson's best photograph: Marion breastfeeding, Brooklyn ‘This my partner breastfeeding in our loft, which was one step up from a squat in an area full of painters and sculptors. It’s a luxury condo now’ This image was made in a loft in Brooklyn, New York, where I lived with Marion, my partner and now my w...
09:53, 09/12/2019

North Carolina Election Shows How Political Lines Are Drawn. And They Are Fixed. The Republican candidate won Tuesday’s special election, with help from President Trump, but the chasm between voting groups has widened, a problem for both parties....
10:52, 09/12/2019

Messi doubts Barca’s Neymar pursuit, addresses own Nou Camp future "Lionel Messi admitted he is unsure whether Barcelona did all they can to sign Neymar this summer, while the Argentine also insisted he does not want to leave the Nou Camp amid reports he can leave on a free at the end of the season - so long as he\u...
10:52, 09/12/2019

‘Little Women’: An Oral History of the 1994 Adaptation Claire Danes’s wig caught fire and Winona Ryder put it out; Christian Bale taught castmates the “Newsies” dances; and studio executives were shocked, shocked that a girls’ tale worked....
11:26, 09/12/2019

This forgotten camp could be the birthplace of ISIS' revenge generation About 15% of the inhabitants in Syria's al-Hol camp are foreigners, but the international community has neglected it for months. And as living conditions worsen, nostalgia for ISIS' rule is beginning to brew....
11:26, 09/12/2019

In rebuke to China, Taiwan calls for closer ties with U.S., allies A report released on Wednesday by Taiwan's defense ministry calls for closer ties with the United States and other countries in a rebuke to China's military threat....
11:26, 09/12/2019

4 Icy Hot Commercials Where It Was Extremely Clear Shaq Thought Icy Hot Was Dog Repellent While basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has been Icy Hot’s spokesperson for over a decade, it seems like he’s always had the wrong idea about what the topical pain reliever actually does. Here are four commercials where it was extremely clear Shaq t...
11:52, 09/12/2019

Everything you need to know if you're traveling through LAX Here's what you need to know about flying through LAX, from where to eat and shop to locations for nursing rooms and pet-relief areas.       ...
11:52, 09/12/2019

Tyson Fury: ‘My long-term plan is to keep healthy and stay out of trouble by being a good boy’ Tyson Fury reveals he brought his fight with Otto Wallin forward by a month The post Tyson Fury: ‘My long-term plan is to keep healthy and stay out of trouble by being a good boy’ appeared first on Boxing News....
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MDH Sambar Masala Fails US FDA Test, Three Lots Recalled: Make Everyday Masalas At Home (Recipes Inside) The US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has found salmonella bacteria in MDH sambar masala, following which the products were recalled from the US earlier this week. Make everyday masalas at......
12:13, 09/12/2019

Giants will get close-up look at the QB they passed on When evaluating the quarterbacks in the 2018 draft, Pat Shurmur studied all of the top prospects. After all, the Giants owned the No. 2 overall pick and, though the front office fell in love with Saquon Barkley, the Giants did have 37-year-old Eli Ma...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown accuser ‘passed’ lie-detector test The personal trainer accusing Antonio Brown of rape said that she’s passed a lie-detector test backing up her claims and is reportedly ready to present her allegations to the NFL. “The polygraph examination confirmed her completely truthful account t...
13:26, 09/12/2019

This is just another massive Yankees test DETROIT — By the time rain postponed the Yankees-Tigers game Wednesday night at Comerica Park, the Yankees’ magic number to clinch the American League East stood at nine. To secure a playoff spot? Seven. To bring a convincingly healthy team into Octo...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Browns fan banned for Logan Ryan beer toss: I wasn’t even there! Drink it in: The Browns may have just punished the wrong fan in the aftermath of Sunday’s beer toss. After a Cleveland fan was caught on camera dousing the Titans’ Logan Ryan on Sunday, the team vowed to dish out an indefinite ban to the ...
13:26, 09/12/2019

| SA golfers tackle tournaments in Amsterdam and Michigan Last week, Mbabane and Hamburg were on the collective minds of South African golfers as tournament destinations. This week, it’s Amsterdam and Michigan....
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| Taylor Swift to sing at Melbourne Cup Taylor Swift is heading to Australia to perform at the "race that stops a nation", with the pop superstar strutting her stuff before the Melbourne Cup....
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| Nurkovic 'enjoying every moment' at Kaizer Chiefs Kaizer Chiefs striker Samir Nurkovic says he is enjoying his time, on and off the pitch, at the Soweto giants and gelling nicely with his team-mates....
13:26, 09/12/2019

AB InBev set to revive Budweiser Asia IPO with $5 billion float: sources Anheuser-Busch InBev is planning to raise about $5 billion from a revived float of its Asian operations after the world's largest beer maker shelved a Hong Kong IPO in July, people with knowledge of the matter said....
13:52, 09/12/2019

As trade talks loom, Chinese firms look into buying U.S. farm goods Chinese companies have started to inquire about prices for U.S. agricultural goods purchases, Beijing said on Thursday, in a further sign of potential de-escalation in the bitter and protracted trade war between the world's two largest economies....
13:52, 09/12/2019

Apple's new iPhones shift smartphone camera battleground to AI When Apple Inc introduced its triple-camera iPhone this week, marketing chief Phil Schiller waxed on about the device's ability to create the perfect photograph by weaving it together with eight separate exposures captured before the main shot, a fe...
13:52, 09/12/2019

Low-cost fracking offers boon to oil producers, headaches for suppliers At a dusty drilling site east of San Antonio, shale producer EOG Resources Inc recently completed its latest well using a new technology developed by a small services firm that promises to slash the cost of each by $200,000....
13:52, 09/12/2019

ECB to turn stimulus taps back on as economy slows The European Central Bank is set to unveil fresh stimulus measures on Thursday to prop up the ailing euro zone economy, but its exact moves are far from certain and a decision that underwhelms markets risks pushing up borrowing costs....
13:52, 09/12/2019

The most stressful part of dining at a restaurant is not what you think, according to a new survey While going out to eat might seem like a simple way to enjoy a great meal with good company, a new study reveals that the entire dining out process is actually quite stressful....
13:52, 09/12/2019

It’s scarily easy to see and share private Instagram posts It turns out that private Instagram posts and videos can be accessed with relative ease by people who aren’t even following you, according to a new report....
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New iPhones Shift Smartphone Camera Battleground to AI Apple added a third lens to the iPhone 11 Pro model, matching the three-camera setup of rivals like Samsung and Huawei, already a feature on their flagship models....
14:13, 09/12/2019

Taylor Swift Once Threatened to Sue Microsoft Over Its 'Tay' Chatbot Smith, in his new book titled "Tools and Weapons: The Promise and the Peril of the Digital Age," said that it all went wrong with Tay, including its name....
14:13, 09/12/2019

California Bill Would Halt Facial Recognition on Bodycams A bill approved by the state senate would set a three-year moratorium on police use of recognition algorithms. Privacy advocates want a permanent ban....
14:13, 09/12/2019

Navajo County Sheriff’s searching for escaped fugitive in northeastern Arizona Wanted poster for Robert Collins. HEBER, Ariz. – The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking an escaped fugitive in northeastern Arizona. According to NCSO, Robert Collins fled from bounty hunters Wednesday at the midtown Ci...
14:39, 09/12/2019

US will not grant temporary protected status to Bahamians who fled Hurricane Dorian WASHINGTON — The U.S. will not grant temporary protected status to people from the Bahamas displaced by Hurricane Dorian, an administration official told NBC News. The status would allow Bahamians to work and live in the U.S. until it is deemed safe ...
14:39, 09/12/2019

How students are learning about 9/11 at Sky Islands High School TUCSON – Wednesday morning, Sky Islands Public High School held a presentation for students to learn more about the history of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Lucas Bogard, a teacher at the school, says he has a very clear memory of exactl...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Pug on drugs: dog overdoses spike in colorado (KUSA) As Sadie the pug was being walked by her human in Denver’s Washington Park last Saturday, something may have caught the attention of her nose. An hour after they left the park, Sadie’s human thinks the pup got high. “Her legs...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Trump administration prepares ban on flavored e-cigarettes WASHINGTON DC (NBC NEWS) – The Trump administration is preparing to ban flavored e-cigarettes as federal health officials call for restrictions to combat an outbreak of a mysterious lung disease that has sickened hundreds and killed at least si...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Silver Alert: 78-year-old with Alzheimer’s from Yuma reported missing James Edward Degan/ Yuma County Sheriff’s Office YUMA, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued after a 78-year-old man from Yuma was reported missing Tuesday evening. According to Yuma County Sheriff’s Office, James Edward Degan was last s...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Thirsty animals get help from state wildlife officials PHOENIX (AP) — Thirsty wildlife around Arizona are getting help from the state. The Arizona Game and Fish Department has hauled more than 1.5 million gallons (5,678 cubic meters) of water to 3,000 catchments around the state this year. Hot temperatur...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods by two weeks ‘as a gesture of goodwill’ The president’s move came after China made a gesture of its own, announcing it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs ahead of talks scheduled for next month....
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The One Product You Need to Get Your S#!t Together We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. So,......
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Van Uytvanck beats Flipkens at Japan Women's Open Third-seeded Alison Van Uytvanck advanced to the quarterfinals of the Japan Women's Open with a 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 victory over Kirsten Flipkens        ...
15:39, 09/12/2019

Mladenovic beats Garcia at Zhengzhou Open Kristina Mladenovic beat eighth-seeded Carolina Garcia 7-5, 6-2 in an all-French matchup to reach the quarterfinals of the Zhengzhou Open        ...
15:39, 09/12/2019

Amazon sees more than 100,000 fires, causing spike in air pollution The destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from the European Space Agency show....
16:26, 09/12/2019

The voracious and invasive lionfish is taking over the Atlantic. Here's why. One of the most notorious invasive species around, the lionfish, is known for its voracious appetite and can literally eat its competitors out of an ecosystem. And that's what the striking fish is doing, feasting its way through waters that stretch f...
16:26, 09/12/2019

Merkel offers to help German automakers with ‘Herculean task’ While short on specifics, the German chancellor backed efforts to encourage consumers to buy more environmentally friendly products such as EVs fueled by renewable power....
16:26, 09/12/2019

Toyota tests solar-powered Prius in quest for plugless EV Toyota engineers fitted ultra-thin solar panels in a Prius to see whether they could generate enough electricity to power the car for long distances....
16:26, 09/12/2019

Walmart expands 'unlimited' grocery delivery as competition heats up Walmart Inc said on Thursday it would expand the roll out of its "unlimited" grocery delivery service to 1,400 stores across the United States, as competition intensifies among retailers to deliver online orders faster....
16:26, 09/12/2019

LSE board poised to decide fate of Hong Kong exchange's $39 billion offer The London Stock Exchange's board will meet in coming days to make a decision on the Hong Kong bourse's surprise $39 billion takeover proposal, a source close to the British company said on Thursday, as the market poured cold water on the deal....
16:26, 09/12/2019

Report reveals no-deal Brexit impact – here's what you need to know Shortages of fresh foods, medicines and petrol predicted in Operation Yellowhammer Brexit planning report, as well as problems sharing data between the UK and EU...
16:26, 09/12/2019

Italy region will pay you $27,000 to move there Molise, a wild and beautiful region to the east of Rome, is offering to pay people $27,000 to move there in the hope they'll save rural communities from dying out....
16:52, 09/12/2019

Conservative Christians, feminists unite to fight transgender rights in Australia Both argue that trans women pose a risk to women and children in changing rooms, toilets and rape shelters, in a microcosm of an increasingly vicious culture war that is being waged across the developed English-speaking world....
16:52, 09/12/2019

Over 2,500 registered as missing as death toll of hurricane Dorian rises to 50 in Bahamas Bahamian officials said on Wednesday that 2,500 people have been registered as missing in the wake of the devastating hurricane Dorian, a count they said may include people who have fled to shelters around the islands....
16:52, 09/12/2019

Jane Goodall Keeps Going, With a Lot of Hope (and a Bit of Whiskey) During her girlhood, Tarzan was her role model. When she realized how chimpanzee habitats were being destroyed, she turned into a crusader. At 85, she’s still preaching....
16:52, 09/12/2019

Minneapolis on $50K a Year How far does a $50K salary go when you’re starting out? It depends on where you live. Meet Nathalie Blockhus, a financial resolution specialist in Minneapolis....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Square Wants to Be a Bank But Doesn't Want to Be Taxed Like One Square has lent billions to small businesses and consumers and applied for a banking license, but it says it isn’t a financial company. The payments processor says it is a tech company and is suing San Francisco over how it is taxed....
17:13, 09/12/2019

European Central Bank cuts interest rates for first time since 2016 The European Central Bank (ECB) has cut interest rates for the first time since 2016, while introducing a sweeping stimulus package in an attempt to kick-start a lacklustre eurozone economy and stave off recession....
17:39, 09/12/2019

We Know It Harms Kids to See Smoking on TV. What About Rape? Just as research suggests that we should shield young viewers from seeing fictional depictions of smoking and suicide, studies indicate that watching rape scenes can also do harm....
17:39, 09/12/2019

The USA-Mexico rivalry will remain decidedly one-sided for a while yet Much work is to be done in US men’s soccer before they are able to compete with El Tri, let alone make an impact at the World CupImagine you have a Formula One team, and you hire five-time champion Lewis Hamilton with much hoopla. Then you hand him y...
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‘We’re building a player’ – the transformation of Wolves’ Adama Traoré Former Barcelona winger has added nous to his speed and trickery after being moulded into a raiding wing-back by NunoAdama Traoré made his Barcelona league debut at the age of 17 by coming on a substitute for Neymar. That was nearly six years ago. Si...
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Per Mertesacker: ‘I want to make an impact on young people’s lives’ Arsenal’s academy manager talks about his parents’ influence, Mesut Özil and what he wants from his playersHow did you find the experience of writing a book?It was a good exercise for me to reflect on 30 years within football and different experience...
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County cricket: Somerset beat Yorkshire, Warwickshire v Essex and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsEngland v Australia: fifth Ashes Test – live!And you can email Tanya, tweet her or comment BTL 3.50pm BST Division OneHampshire 149 & 436: Vince 91, Northeast 73, Dawson 88 Surrey 162: Pope 68; Barker 4-38 and 10...
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Jamel Herring: from the Iraq War to boxing glory ... and West Side Story As a marine, he did two tours of Iraq. As a boxer, he has won a world title. And as an actor, he has impressed Steven SpielbergJamel Herring, a former marine who took up professional boxing and won a world title, found himself on a film set earlier t...
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Ashes captains on Joe Root's role and the fifth and final Test – video Ashes captains Joe Root and Tim Paine have spoken ahead of the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Oval. England have made two changes with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes replacing Jason Roy and Craig Overton. Root insisted there was plenty still for his ...
17:39, 09/12/2019

'Hustlers' works overtime, as strippers turn to crime "Hustlers" incorporates a lot of powerful themes, with women using their sexuality to fleece men, in the process striking a blow for the working class against Wall Street fat cats. At its core, though, is a solid caper movie rooted in the challenges ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Federer v Nadal at the Bernabeu? ‘There’s time,’ says Real president Perez "Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have gone head-to-head on some of tennis’ biggest stages, but could they face-off at one of football\u0027s grandest stadiums in the future?"...
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Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament."...
18:00, 09/12/2019

This Chart Shows You How Much Fabric You Need to Reupholster Furniture Reupholstering old furniture—whether it’s a sofa you’ve had for years, or a couch you rescued from the curb—can give a piece new lease on life. The problem is that it can be a challenge to figure out exactly how much fabric you need based on the type...
18:00, 09/12/2019

How to Secure Your Browsing With Mozilla's Free Firefox 'VPN' There is no doubt in my mind that Mozilla is looking hard—very hard—at all the different ways it can monetize the Firefox web browser going forward. I’m still thrilled that the company has decided to offer a free VPN service (really a web proxy more ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Presidential Debate Tonight, 10 Democratic presidential candidates—just 10—will take the stage in Houston for the third round of debates. Given the significantly smaller pool, tonight’s debate will be the first time all top-polling candidates will appear on stage toget...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Husband-wife Arizona murder suspects nabbed after three-week manhunt; had 'overpowered' guards in Utah: report A married couple wanted for murder in Arizona and on the run for three weeks after allegedly overpowering guards in Utah during their extradition, were captured Wednesday, authorities said....
18:00, 09/12/2019

El Paso 'hero' arrested by Secret Service before meeting Trump at White House: report A Texas man touted as a hero following last month's mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, was detained by Secret Service agents upon his arrival at the White House on Monday due to an outstanding criminal warrant, according to a report....
18:00, 09/12/2019

Can a 4,815-Mile Wall of Trees Help Curb Climate Change in Africa? The seedlings are ready. One hundred and fifty thousand shoots of drought-resistant acacia, hardy baobab and Moringa spill out of their black plastic casings. The ground has been prepared with scores of kilometer-long furrows leading to a horizon stu...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Life, love and loss in a coaching family: The story of Blake and Wendy Anderson It took Blake Anderson's wife, Wendy, almost walking out on him for the longtime football coach to prioritize his family. Those values became even more important during her battle with cancer....
18:26, 09/12/2019

NBA is China's favorite sport, but when will the next Yao Ming arrive? The NBA has become the most popular sport in the most populated country in the world -- China. After a methodical 20-year courting, more than 300 million Chinese fans now play basketball in China, easily surpassing the country's "national" sport, soc...
18:26, 09/12/2019

U.S. man in same-sex marriage sues Japan government for long-term visa A U.S. man whose marriage to his Japanese husband is legally recognized in his country sued the Japanese government on Wednesday for the same right to stay that a heterosexual couple would get,......
18:26, 09/12/2019

House Judiciary Committee approves guidelines for Trump impeachment probe The House Judiciary Committee approved the parameters for its impeachment investigation into Donald Trump on Thursday — the most significant step Democrats have yet taken as they weigh the divisive move.The party-line vote comes as House Democrats ha...
18:26, 09/12/2019

Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren unveils program to hike Social Security benefits for seniors Democratic presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a plan Thursday that would, if she's elected, amend the Social Security program to provide American seniors with an extra $200 per month....
18:26, 09/12/2019

Duterte says Xi Jinping offered him an oil and gas deal to ignore South China Sea ruling Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an international arbitration in Manila's favor on the South China Sea....
18:26, 09/12/2019

Secrets of fashion photographers revealed Hours on end confined to two feet square, teetering atop a box amid screams, shouts and sometimes violence. And you might not even walk away with anything usable. It's no life, working in the photographer's pit....
18:26, 09/12/2019

China signals interest in US agricultural goods, offering new hope in trade war Chinese companies have begun looking into the prices of US agricultural goods, a development that comes a day after Washington and Beijing eased tariffs and signals a possible easing in the trade war between the world’s two largest economies. T...
18:26, 09/12/2019

Chris Grant, ‘hero’ in El Paso shooting honored by Trump, made it up: authorities A man who claimed that he hurled bottles to distract the El Paso Walmart gunman — and was even honored by the White House for his actions — lied about some of the details and was not a hero after all, authorities said in new reports. Chri...
18:26, 09/12/2019

City parents — and teens — praise decision to ban flavored e-cigs Big Apple parents — and their high school-age kids too — said Thursday they were thrilled that President Trump will ban flavored e-cigarettes. “I’m totally in favor of the ban, obviously for the kids’ sake,” parent Mindy Koenig told The P...
18:52, 09/12/2019

Cops chasing pot smokers find kidnapped man bound in basement of Bronx bodega A man was found beaten and bound in the basement of a Bronx bodega when two cops who were chasing separate suspects entered the cellar early Wednesday morning, police said. The cops ran into the bodega on Bussing Avenue near Digney Avenue in Wakefiel...
18:52, 09/12/2019

Dhoni "Made Me Run Like In Fitness Test": Kohli Recalls "Special Night" Virat Kohli recalled the ICC T20 World Cup match from 2016 when he and MS Dhoni were involved in a crucial partnership as India beat Australia by six wickets at Mohali....
18:52, 09/12/2019

Gap has a new plan to grow its Athleta, Janie and Jack businesses overseas Gap Inc. said Thursday it's opening up its Athleta and Janie and Jack brands to be franchised outside of the U.S., building on its preexisting franchise business with the Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy banners....
18:52, 09/12/2019

U.S. flags Huawei 5G network security concerns to Gulf allies The United States has raised its concerns with Gulf allies over a possible security risk in using Huawei's technology for their 5G mobile infrastructure, U.S. officials said on Thursday....
19:13, 09/12/2019

China's CNGR to boost output despite bad year for battery market Chinese electric vehicle (EV) battery material firm CNGR Advanced Material Co is boosting output to seize market share despite a bad year for the sector, a company official said on Thursday....
19:13, 09/12/2019

SpaceX says it will deploy satellite broadband across US faster than expected Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Olena_T) SpaceX says it plans to change its satellite launch strategy in a way that will speed up deployment of its Starlink broadband service and has set a new goal of providing broadband in the Southern United Stat...
19:39, 09/12/2019

Vloggers Jolie King and Mark Firkin held in Iranian prison for flying drone A couple from the UK and Australia face a 10-year jail sentence in one of Iran’s most notorious prisons for flying a drone without permission, according to new reports. Jolie King, who holds joint British-Australian citizenship, and her Austral...
19:39, 09/12/2019

Girl, 3, dies of rare cancer after doctors diagnosed her with constipation: 'She died in my arms' A United Kingdom mother who claims doctors wrote off her 3-year-old daughter’s stomach pains as constipation says the young girl died just days after she was diagnosed with rare cancer. ...
19:39, 09/12/2019

Bird strike causes engine fire, forces Swoop jet to make emergency landing in Canada Canadian budget airline Swoop says one of its jets was forced to make an emergency landing Tuesday after a bird strike caused an engine fire.       ...
19:39, 09/12/2019

Kroger's doubts about turnaround targets cloud quarterly profit beat Kroger Co on Thursday raised doubts about its profit targets from an ongoing turnaround plan, even as the supermarket chain operator posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Nissan China head, turnaround executive are reportedly among top candidates for CEO The head of Nissan Motor's China business and an executive tasked with leading its revival have emerged as two of the top candidates to take over as the next CEO....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Kim Clijsters Announces Plan To Return To Tennis In 2020 Former No. 1 and four-time Grand Slam winner Kim Clijsters of Belgium has announced that she’s planning a return to tennis next year. In an extended interview with the WTA’s Courtney Nguyen, the 36-year-old mother of three, who retired in 2012, said ...
20:00, 09/12/2019

High hopes ahead of inaugural World Urban Games in Budapest "Almost 300 of the world’s top urban sport athletes are expected to head to Budapest, Hungary, this weekend for what is billed as \"the ultimate showcase of urban culture\"."...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Cars you may have missed from the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show News 12 Sep, 2019 Another busy year at Frankfurt has seen stars emerge, but as usual there’s far more on show than just the headline grabbers...
20:26, 09/12/2019

Best-prepared cities for electric cars revealed News 12 Sep, 2019 Southampton is the UK city most prepared for electric cars, followed by Brighton & Hove, and Portsmouth, new research shows...
20:26, 09/12/2019

In their own words: Presidential candidates share vision in books As the Democrats looking to unseat GOP President Donald Trump head into another round of debates Thursday, their policy positions and values will be whittled down to sound bites and talking points....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Greenpeace oil protesters dangle from Texas bridge At least 11 Greenpeace protesters could be seen dangling from a bridge near Houston ahead of the third 2020 Democratic debate .(Sept 12)        ...
20:26, 09/12/2019

ShowBiz Minute: JK Rowling, The Situation, NYFW Author JK Rowling makes huge gift for MS research; Prison release imminent for reality star 'The Situation," Closing NYFW, designer Marc Jacobs hired the Hadid sisters and Kaia Gerber to walk in his unusually staged show. (Sept. 12)   ...
20:26, 09/12/2019

'You have been found!': Message in a bottle leads rescuers to California hikers stranded on 40-foot waterfall A California family of three was rescued from the top of a waterfall after sending a message in a bottle downstream.        ...
20:26, 09/12/2019

Factbox - What does vaping-related illness look like? U.S. health officials are investigating reports of some 450 cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Aspen's drug to prevent preterm birth approved by FDA The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Aspen Pharmacare's hydroxyprogesterone caproate (HPC), which is used to prevent preterm birth in pregnant women, the South African drugmaker's CEO said on Thursday....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Tocagen's brain cancer treatment fails late-stage study, shares crash Tocagen Inc's shares fell nearly 80% after its experimental treatment failed to extend life of brain cancer patients in a study, the latest in a series of setbacks for patients awaiting new treatment options for the condition....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Teracube hands-on: Affordable mid-range Android phone with unique 4-year warranty service Modern smartphones are built to last for years so yearly flagship updates from Samsung, Apple, and Google are a bit wasteful and damaging to the environment. Teracube offers a revolutionary 4-year warranty service to help you keep your phone longer a...
21:00, 09/12/2019

Brewers Lose Christian Yelich for the Season With Knee Injury Yelich, the reigning National League M.V.P., fouled a ball off his right leg and broke his kneecap, a big blow to Milwaukee’s pursuit of a playoff berth....
21:00, 09/12/2019

7 new tech devices for elder care that help seniors live happier, healthier lives New devices that use VR, robotics and other technologies have hit the market that help the elderly live longer, healthier lives. These innovations include VR headsets for seniors with Alzheimer's and cloud-enabled fall-detection watches....
21:01, 09/12/2019

5th Test: Jos Buttler Fifty Takes England To 271/8 At Stumps On Day 1 ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Highlights, Ashes 2019: After watching wickets fall from the other end, Jos Buttler went all-out and helped England reach 271/8 at stumps....
21:02, 09/12/2019

| Israel's Netanyahu faces criticism over annexation plan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's pre-election pledge to annex the West Bank's Jordan Valley drew praise from right-wing allies Wednesday, but opponents called it a desperate bid to remain in office....
21:03, 09/12/2019

| EU chief Juncker criticises 'way of life' title for new commissioner EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker has weighed into a growing row over the title given to the bloc's new commissioner in charge of migration, who has been charged with "Protecting our European Way of Life"....
21:03, 09/12/2019

| US teen swimmer sanctioned for buttocks-baring bathing suit A US teen disqualified after winning a swim meet over a school-approved bathing suit that bared too much of her buttocks has been reinstated following an uproar....
21:03, 09/12/2019

| Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever as US marks 9/11 President Donald Trump has pledged to hit the Taliban "harder" than ever as America marked the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that led the country into war in Afghanistan....
21:03, 09/12/2019

Here's What To Do After A Motorcycle Crash You see it in a flash as you round the blind corner on the twisty mountain road—the cloud of dust, your friend’s bike jammed under the guardrail, and they’re lying on their back in the middle of the road, not moving. Your first thought is, “Wow, that...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Your 1980s Mitsubishi Delica Van Dreams Live On In Taiwan Have you ever been doing something, minding your own business, say, perhaps, in the middle of a flapjack eating contest, when it suddenly hits you that all of the great mid-engine minivans of the 1980s and 1990s are just gone, at least here in Americ...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Gurgel was a fascinating Brazilian company that, in the late 1960s, began building its own dune bugg Gurgel was a fascinating Brazilian company that, in the late 1960s, began building its own dune buggy-like cars based on the Volkswagen Beetle platform and powertrain. Later, things got more exciting when Gurgel built machines with bold-looking bodie...
21:26, 09/12/2019

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21:26, 09/12/2019

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based startup announced today that it has bought Ford's Canvas for an undisclosed sum. Since 2017, Canvas...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Trump administration reinstates military aid for Ukraine President Donald Trump's administration has released $250 million in military aid for Ukraine, U.S. senators said on Thursday, after lawmakers from both parties expressed concern that the White House had held up money approved by Congress....
21:26, 09/12/2019

Peru to start uprooting coca plants in top drug-trafficking region Peruvian security forces will start eradicating illegal coca plants for the first time in a lawless jungle region that produces most of the cocaine in the country, the government announced on Thursday....
21:26, 09/12/2019

New sanctions could extend to allies of Hezbollah in Lebanon: U.S. envoy Future U.S. sanctions could target allies of Hezbollah in Lebanon, extending beyond direct affiliates of the Iran-backed Shi'ite Muslim group, a U.S. envoy said on Thursday....
21:26, 09/12/2019

Russia raps Netanyahu's Jordan Valley plan before Putin meeting Russia condemned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plan to annex the Jordan Valley ahead of a meeting between the Israeli leader and President Vladimir Putin later on Thursday, warning it could sharply increase regional tensions....
21:26, 09/12/2019

Thousands demand justice for slain protesters in Sudan Thousands of Sudanese protested outside the presidential palace in Khartoum on Thursday, calling for the appointment of senior judicial officials and justice for demonstrators killed since December....
21:26, 09/12/2019

Enormous black hole in Milky Way galaxy appears to be hungry The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy is suddenly gorging on interstellar snacks, according to researchers, who can’t explain why it’s suddenly so hungry. “We have never seen anything like this in the 24 ...
21:26, 09/12/2019

How to Upgrade to an iPhone 11 Without Getting Ripped Off Pre-orders for the iPhone 11 and its Pro siblings start on Friday at 5am PDT/8am EDT. While Apple didn’t announce a ton of new features for the devices this year, there are some subtle but important changes happening around trade-ins and upgrades. So...
21:52, 09/12/2019

All the Phone Companies Not Named Apple and Samsung That You Should Care About The market might be dominated by Apple and Samsung—with an occasional ripple of interest every time a new Pixel arrives—but there are more companies out there making phones than you might have realized. Not only that, they’re often doing more in term...
21:52, 09/12/2019

Democrat-led House panel votes to ramp up Trump impeachment investigation The committee says the resolution is similar to procedural votes taken at the beginning of the impeachment investigations into Presidents Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton....
21:52, 09/12/2019

Marshall Islands in Pacific Ocean to develop own cryptocurrency: report A small island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of 75,000 is moving forward with developing its own cryptocurrency, according to a Thursday report....
21:52, 09/12/2019

Two teenagers arrested over Australian bushfire; firefighters continue to battle at least 50 blazes Two Australian teenagers were charged Wednesday in setting one of the dozens of destructive fires that have raged across the country’s eastern coast since last week as experts warned of potentially dire conditions ahead of this year’s bushfire season...
21:52, 09/12/2019

South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day Collaboration among countries of the global south offers a “unique pathway” that accelerates us towards the key 2030 sustainable development targets, UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, told a commemorative event for South-South Cooperation (SSC)...
21:52, 09/12/2019

Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test before winning it all Last year, a horse named Justify became a sports superstar by achieving the vaunted Triple Crown, winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes to maintain a spotless record. Now, over a year after ascending to the very top of the ...
22:26, 09/12/2019

Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate for Week 2 with a visit from Iron Man Matthew is in many fantasy leagues, but he's really excited about his newest one. He details this "super" league and offers his usual lineup advice for this week....
22:26, 09/12/2019

A football family and a sportswriter, bound by grief After Tyler Hilinski ended his life, Ivan Maisel and the Washington State quarterback's family are connected by a pain they hope we never understand....
22:26, 09/12/2019

Watch: U.S. Open tennis champ Bianca Andreescu shocked while holding NBA Finals trophy New U.S. Open women's tennis champion Bianca Andreescu was stunned when presented with a chance to hold the NBA's Larry O'Brien trophy -- won by the Toronto Raptors in June -- during a TV appearance in Canada....
22:26, 09/12/2019

Raiders safety Johnathan Abram headed to injured reserve list Oakland Raiders rookie safety Johnathan Abram is expected to be placed on injured reserve due to injuries he sustained during a Week 1 win against the Denver Broncos....
22:26, 09/12/2019

Alexander Lebedev on the secrets of the Russian elite Alexander Lebedev's new book is a revelatory portrait of power players, from his days in the KGB to multi-million pound deals. Here, he speaks out to Anne McElvoy and Jim Armitage about assasination plots, Brexit and ambition...
22:52, 09/12/2019

Ryan Sessegnon in line to make Tottenham debut as Tanguy Ndombele returns from injury Ryan Sessegnon is in line for his Tottenham debut after recovering from a hamstring injury and Tanguy Ndombele should also return to the starting XI against Crystal Palace on Saturday....
22:52, 09/12/2019

Lionel Messi: I didn't ask Barcelona to sign Neymar, but I gave my opinion Lionel Messi says he did not ask Barcelona to sign Neymar in the summer transfer window, but admits he gave his opinion to the Catalan club over the possibility of bringing back the Brazilian forward from Paris Saint-Germain....
22:52, 09/12/2019

Liverpool youngster Leighton Clarkson catches the eye after being promoted to first-team training Liverpool midfield prospect Leighton Clarkson has been singled out for praise after spending the international break training alongside senior stars at Melwood....
22:52, 09/12/2019

145 CEOs implore Senate to act on gun violence, saying doing nothing is ‘simply unacceptable’ In the latest attempt by corporate America to pressure Congress for action on the issue, the chief executives of Levi Strauss, Twitter, Reddit and others urged for the expansion of background checks to all gun sales and for stronger “red flag” laws....
22:52, 09/12/2019

1,300 people are listed as missing nearly 2 weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas The number of missing in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian has dropped significantly, to 1,300, providing a bit of rare good news in one of the nastiest storms the archipelago has ever faced....
23:13, 09/12/2019

Trump administration puts tough new asylum rule into effect Trump administration officials start implementing a new policy that effectively denies asylum to most migrants at the Southern border, in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling on the policy...
23:13, 09/12/2019

Author JK Rowling makes huge gift for MS research Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother...
23:13, 09/12/2019

We Are Starting To Suspect That ‘National Video Games Day’ Might Be A Nonsense Holiday Did you know that today is National Video Games Day? We didn’t. In fact, we are getting an inkling that this might not be a real holiday....
23:13, 09/12/2019

The Apple Watch 3 is down to its lowest price ever at Walmart The Apple Watch Series 5 was unveiled this week at the Apple Event, and that means retailers are slashing the price on older models. Walmart has just dropped the price of the Apple Watch 3 with GPS and Cellular down to $229. That's a $150 discou...
23:13, 09/12/2019

AOC, Tlaib rip into ‘ruthless and inhumane’ ex-ICE boss Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez loudly banged a gavel to shut down ex-acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement director Tom Homan when he kept defending himself and his agency after she repeatedly told him that his time had expired during a contentio...
23:39, 09/12/2019

The Funniest, Most Adorable Pics From Comedy Wildlife Awards 2019 The finalists of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2019 have been declared, and we don't envy the judges who have to pick the best one out of these gems....
23:39, 09/12/2019

Why mortgage pro says it's a good to privatize Fannie, Freddie Mac The government is weighing whether a recent court win for mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should be appealed to the Supreme Court. Nader Tavakoli of Eagle Rock Capital joins CNBC's "Power Lunch" to discuss whether the government shoul...
00:00, 09/13/2019

Judge blocks Tennessee law restricting voter registration drives Civil-rights groups accused state officials of discriminating by restricting drives with paid canvassers, which tend to operate in underrepresented communities....
00:00, 09/13/2019

‘I don’t blame Kim Jong Un’: In dismissing Bolton, Trump sides with North Korean leader — again In a string of extraordinary episodes, the president has aligned himself with one of the world’s most brutal dictators against individual Americans, the intelligence community, the military and U.S. allies....
00:00, 09/13/2019

Number of Missing in Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Plummets The count is falling as the government cross-references the names of people reported missing with those who have sought shelter or been evacuated from the islands....
00:00, 09/13/2019

R.I.P. screenwriter Mardik Martin Mardik Martin, a celebrated screenwriter who frequently collaborated with Martin Scorsese, has died. Per Entertainment Weekly, friend and former WGA West president Howard A. Rodman tweeted after the Armenian Film Society broke the news on Wednesday n...
00:00, 09/13/2019

New Lawsuit Against Uber Is Set to Test Its Classification of Workers A class-action suit on behalf of drivers in federal court in California, filed on Wednesday, accused Uber of wrongly classifying drivers under the state’s employment test....
00:26, 09/13/2019

EPA to drop Obama-era water protection rule The Trump administration on Thursday revoked an Obama-era regulation that shielded many U.S. wetlands and streams from pollution but was opposed by developers and farmers who said it hurt economic development and infringed on property rights. (Sept. ...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Live Updates Ahead of Tonight’s Democratic Debate Tonight’s lineup will feature 10 candidates including the former Vice President Joe Biden, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts....
00:26, 09/13/2019

For Military Personnel, Trump’s Turnberry Hotel Is ‘Better Than a Tent’ There is little evidence that stays by military personnel at President Trump’s resort in Scotland are part of a scheme to enrich him. But they have raised ethical and political questions....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Bercow warns PM that refusing to ask for Brexit delay would be like 'robbing a bank' John Bercow has warned Boris Johnson against breaking the law by refusing to ask for an Article 50 extension, saying it would be like 'robbing a bank'....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Sister controlled our mother, say brothers cut out of £1 million will Three brothers who were cut out of their mother's £1million will are suing their sister, claiming she "lied" to make sure the inheritance came to her....
00:26, 09/13/2019

What is a 'prorogued Parliament' and when was it last suspended in UK? Will it affect Brexit? Parliament has been suspended for more than a month, with the move happening only days after MPs returned to work from their summer break on September 3....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Mum Emma Blood speaks of heartbreak after one-year-old baby Zakari 'thrown from bridge' The mother of a 12-month-old baby who died when he was allegedly thrown off a bridge into a river told of her heartbreak today, saying she had lost her "whole world and so much more"....
00:26, 09/13/2019

F-15 fighter jets almost collide with skydivers after pilots not warned of dropzone Two skydivers almost collided with a pair of US fighter jets travelling at hundreds of miles an hour over the British countryside, a report has found....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Edgware Road murder: Stabbing victim 'didn't want to go to college' on day he was killed A sixth-form student who was stabbed to death outside a KFC was afraid to go to college on the day of his murder because he feared for his safety, his family said today....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Louis Tomlinson's sister Félicité died from 'perfect storm' of drugs The sister of One Direction star Louis Tomlinson accidentally died from a "perfect storm" of cocaine, an anxiety drug and painkillers, an inquest heard today....
00:26, 09/13/2019

The Londoner: Balliol students bid to ban Boris In today's diary: Balliol students bid to ban Boris | Cerys Matthews reveals her death by chocolate recipe | Social-Media marketing agency that ran PM's campaign for Downing Street is hiring | Samira Ahmed signs up for shifts on the Today programme...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Momentum boss wants to succeed Labour MP who quit party in anti-Semitism protest A leader of the Left-wing group Momentum today announced she wants to be a London MP and replace Enfield North's current member, who quit the Labour party over alleged anti-Semitism....
00:26, 09/13/2019

London beehives triple in a decade as city-dwellers join buzz around homemade honey The number of beehives in London has tripled in the last decade as more city-dwellers and commercial kitchens join the growing buzz around home-produced honey....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Met chief Cressida Dick: We will keep publishing pictures of the knives we've seized Britain's top police officer has rebuffed calls for her force to stop publishing photos of knives after saying that the public needs to see the scale of the problem affecting the capital....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Aspiring singer made neighbours' lives a misery with voice 'like a wailing banshee' An aspiring singer made her neighbours' lives a misery by blasting pop music so loud their walls shook and accompanying it with a "voice like a wailing banshee"....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Chinese spies use Hong Kong to steal sensitive Western technology Hong Kong’s special trade relationship with the United States has given China the opportunity to steal sensitive technology it would not otherwise have access to, according to American lawmakers and officials....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Rolls Back Clean Water Protections The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams, wetlands and water bodies....
00:52, 09/13/2019

Decline of migrating birds could be partly due to pesticides It’s not just bees that are harmed by neonicotinoids, it’s birds too. A study found the pesticides can cause birds to lose weight and delay their migration (edited) ...
01:13, 09/13/2019

Why are countries failing on their promise to stop deforestation? Despite a pledge in 2014 to halve deforestation by 2020, the area of forest destroyed annually has increased by more than 40 per cent globally in the past five years...
01:13, 09/13/2019

Storm Area 51 festival canceled for fear of being ‘Fyre Fest 2.0’ Alienstock, a sci-fi-themed music festival that was born out of a viral “Storm Area 51” meme, has officially been cancelled for fear the event would become a Fyre Festival-esque disaster. Matty Roberts, 21, who created the viral “St...
01:13, 09/13/2019

Startling investigation finds that simple flashlight apps on Android request up to 77 permissions Even though a flashlight capability is now native to the latest smartphones, if you search long enough you can still find hundreds of flashlight apps on the Google Play Store. Apps like Ultra Color Flashlight, Flashlight Plus, Brightest LED Flashligh...
01:13, 09/13/2019

Soccer: Sociedad ready to write new history in rebooted stadium After revamping their stadium by cutting out a much-maligned running track and elevating its capacity to 40,000, Real Sociedad finally have a home to be proud of and they believe it can help their bid to return to being one of Spain's top clubs....
01:39, 09/13/2019

Lagares homers twice as Mets cap sweep of D-backs Juan Lagares had the biggest game of his major league career Thursday afternoon, when the longest-tenured member of the New York Mets homered twice and finished with six RBIs as the surging Mets completed a four-game sweep of the visiting Arizona Dia...
01:39, 09/13/2019

WTA roundup: Top seed retires at Jiangxi Open Top-seeded Zhang Shuai of China retired due to illness while trailing compatriot Zhu Lin 6-0, 1-0 in the second round of the Jiangxi Open on Thursday in Nanchang, China....
01:39, 09/13/2019

Superbug That Surfaced In Delhi Strikes In Italy's Tuscany Authorities in Tuscany, home to some of Italy's most visited tourist attractions, have stepped up hospital controls after a deadly outbreak of the superbug that first surfaced in Delhi....
01:39, 09/13/2019

US Woman In Coma After Using Mercury-Tainted Anti-Wrinkle Skin Cream A Sacramento, California, woman went to the emergency room with numbness in her hands and feet, slurred speech and trouble walking in July. The 47-year-old mother of five wasn't having a stroke or a......
01:39, 09/13/2019

It took pretty much zero time for one of SNL's new cast members to get caught using a racial slur God damn that was fast: Just hours after Saturday Night Live announced that it was adding three new cast members to its upcoming 45th season, one of them—stand-up comic Shane Gillis—has already had a video of himself using a racial slur on a podcast ...
01:39, 09/13/2019

What to Expect From Tonight's Democratic Presidential Debate The 2020 Democratic presidential race is about to take a sudden and much-needed turn. For the first time, we’ll witness 10 Democratic candidates—including all top-polling candidates—appear on stage together and on one night. What can you expect from ...
02:00, 09/13/2019

What to Do If You Think You're Working With a Psychopath We’ve all had our share of jerky coworkers, but what if you suspect that the person you’re working with is actually a psychopath? What do you do then?...
02:00, 09/13/2019

Trade talk thaw: Chinese companies renew soybean purchases Chinese firms reportedly bought more than 600,000 metric tons of U.S. soybeans on Thursday, the country’s largest buy overall since June. The purchases come amid other signs of a thaw in relations between the two countries ahead of trade talks set fo...
02:00, 09/13/2019

The CEO of Victoria's Secret compared its 'terrible' early loungewear to a 'lousy' McDonald's Filet-O-Fish Robson90/Shutterstock The boss of Victoria's Secret has compared its "terrible" early loungewear to a "lousy" McDonald's Filet-O-Fish. L Brands CEO Les Wexner said the lingerie giant correctly called the shift in consumer demand towards sweatpants a...
02:26, 09/13/2019

Israel Allegedly Installed Stingray Devices Around D.C. to Spy on President Trump Israel was allegedly behind the Stingray spy devices discovered around Washington, D.C. in 2017, according to an explosive new report from Politico, which notes that they were primarily intended to spy on President Donald Trump and his associates. Th...
02:52, 09/13/2019

Look! Up in the Sky! It's a Huge Idiot! 2020 Democrats are having their latest big debate Thursday night in Houston, but they might as well not bother, because Donald Trump has already demolished them with his MAGA genius!...
02:52, 09/13/2019

Newspaper Owned by Richest Man in the World Lays Off Non-Union Workers Management at the Washington Post, which is owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, announced plans on Wednesday to scrap the Express, a free newspaper for local commuters....
02:52, 09/13/2019

Telegram fixed a bug that stored images on recipients’ phones even after you ‘unsent’ them Telegram messenger just fixed a bug that stored a picture you sent via a message even if you ‘unsend’ the message. The vulnerability, discovered by security researcher Dhiraj Mishra, affected the messenger’s last stable version (5.10.0 (1684)) before...
02:52, 09/13/2019

ICE is paying an Israeli security company $30M to break into phones The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has expanded its partnership with Israeli digital forensics firm Cellebrite to unlock and extract data from mobile phones, reports The Daily Beast. According to a federal filing dated June 24, the ICE ...
02:52, 09/13/2019

Veterinarians Face Unique Issues That Make Suicide One of the Profession’s Big Worries Dr. Will McCauley had just finished his shift at a small Dallas animal clinic when he went home, fed his pet pot-bellied pig and then held a loaded handgun to his head. The 33-year-old veterinarian was wracked with student debt and worn down by the d...
03:13, 09/13/2019

Saab presents first Brazilian Gripen E fighter for flight test Saab delivered the first Brazilian Gripen E aircraft to start initial flight test programs in Sweden. The aircraft will move to Brazil next year for more tests, and deliveries to Brazil's air force will start in 2021....
03:13, 09/13/2019

Britain’s Government Outlined the Impact of a No-Deal Brexit. It’s Not Pretty. While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has minimized the potential damage of a no-deal Brexit, an internal document describing the government’s contingency plans warns of many of the same dislocations the critics have talked about....
03:13, 09/13/2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, unshaken by cancer scare, says she looks forward 'to the challenges ahead' The top court has agreed to review high-profile cases concerning the Second Amendment and LGBT workers' rights in its term beginning in October....
03:39, 09/13/2019

UAW leader charged with embezzling union funds amid contract talks with Detroit automakers The charges come as the union negotiates new contracts with the Detroit automakers and two weeks after federal officials raided the leader's home and office....
03:39, 09/13/2019

| Cheetahs, Kings raring to go as PRO14 season approaches Cheetahs scrumhalf, Ruan Pienaar and Southern Kings lock, JC Astle, are thrilled with the prospect of the 2019/20 PRO14 season kicking off in two weeks’ time....
03:39, 09/13/2019

Bizarre Streaming Service Quibi Already Has a Better Lineup Than Apple TV+ Apple had its most important event of the year earlier this week, and judging by its lackluster presentation for Apple TV+ one could be forgiven for thinking that it isn’t putting too much importance in its fledgling streaming service. Meanwhile, the...
04:26, 09/13/2019

UN Scientists Just Endorsed a Piece of the Green New Deal to Fight Global Inequality The United Nations released a new science-based report Wednesday that shows the ways climate change can reverse the progress the world has made to end inequality through the U.N.’s sustainable development goals. The international institution offers p...
04:26, 09/13/2019

| Canada PM plane collides with media bus Justin Trudeau's re-election bid suffered a setback out of the gate when a bus carrying journalists collided with his campaign plane at a whistlestop in westernmost Canada, forcing him to fly a loaner....
04:26, 09/13/2019

R. Kelly a no-show for Minnesota court hearing, so judge issues bench warrant A Minnesota judge issued a bench warrant for the arrest of R&B singer R. Kelly Thursday after he failed to appear for an initial court hearing in a case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl $200 to take off her clothes and dance in 2...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Alcohol taxes not close to covering cost of drinking harms in the U.S. (Reuters Health) - The sum total of taxes on alcohol doesn't come close to paying the bills associated with excessive alcohol consumption in the U.S., researchers say....
04:52, 09/13/2019

4 Your Health: Obesity rates in America hit all-time high (NBC News)- A tentative settlement has been reached in lawsuits filed against oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma. The maker of the opioid drug has reached a deal that would resolve thousands of lawsuits brought by municipal and state governments. The pen...
04:52, 09/13/2019

CBP seize $90K in meth in two incidents at I-8 Checkpoint YUMA, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents confiscated bulk cash and almost $90K in methamphetamine on Friday and Sunday while working at the Interstate 8 Immigration Checkpoint. The first seizure took place Friday afternoon when a car was sent to...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Person of interest sought in Oro Valley church vandalism ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Oro Valley Police Department is on the lookout for a person of interest in connection to vandalism involving the candle boxes at St. Mark Catholic Church. According to officials, the incident took place on Aug. 27. Authoriti...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Two British skydivers in freefall were nearly struck by U.S. fighter jets NBC – Two parachutists in the skies over England had a close brush with U.S. fighter jets that roared under them during a jump earlier this year, U.K. government aviation officials said. The skydivers were in freefall, traveling at about 120 mp...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Bullied boy who wore homemade University of Tennessee shirt gets four-year scholarship KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Florida fourth-grader who was bullied over his homemade University of Tennessee shirt has been offered a four-year scholarship to the school. School officials said Thursday the boy’s scholarship would cover tuition and...
04:52, 09/13/2019

The Trump Administration takes aim at vaping and E-cigarettes The Trump Administration has now gotten involved after a surge of deaths and illnesses connected to vaping and e-cigarettes. The Trump Administration is now weighing in on the dangers of E-cigarettes and vaping. Many critics say the companies that ma...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Trump wants Fed to cut interest rates to zero or below. Here's what it could mean for you. Trump wants the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates to zero or below. That could mean lower borrowing costs but also meager bank savings rates.       ...
05:13, 09/13/2019

Get $27,000 to move to Italy: That's this region's plan to attract newcomers Molise, a region in Italy where towns are afflicted with underpopulation, will launch a program that will pay newcomers a monthly stipend for three years.       ...
05:13, 09/13/2019

150 business leaders call on Congress to take 'common-sense' action on guns The leaders of about 150 companies called on the U.S. Senate to pass gun-control legislation to combat the scourge of mass shootings and gun violence.       ...
05:13, 09/13/2019

Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer They have to get through their next fights, Tyson Fury against Otto Wallin and Wilder a rematch against Luis Ortiz, before meeting again The post Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer appeared first on Boxing News....
05:13, 09/13/2019

Rob McCracken refutes claims that he put Anthony Joshua’s health at risk Rob McCracken clarifies comments on Anthony Joshua's fight with Andy Ruiz The post Rob McCracken refutes claims that he put Anthony Joshua’s health at risk appeared first on Boxing News....
05:13, 09/13/2019

Young England team continue remarkable winning streak Caroline Dubois and the young England team continue their run of victories The post Young England team continue remarkable winning streak appeared first on Boxing News....
05:13, 09/13/2019

Jason Momoa apparently thinks his Apple TV+ show ‘See’ is better than ‘Game of Thrones’ When Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced See, one of the original series coming to Apple’s new streaming platform Apple TV+ when it launches on Nov. 1, he described it in glowing terms to attendees of Apple’s annual fall event. He called it &ld...
05:13, 09/13/2019

Here’s how much money the average American spends on dating The average American spends $121,082.40 on dating in their lifetime, according to new research. The poll of 2,000 Americans found that on average, dating will cost $168.17 a month. But that number increases for married folks, who will average $185.65...
05:39, 09/13/2019

Nearly two-thirds of Americans disapprove of Trump’s climate change views WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump gets some of his worst marks from the American people when it comes to his handling of climate change and majorities believe the planet is warming and support government actions that he has sometimes scoffed at. Wh...
05:39, 09/13/2019

Proposal would buy one-way bus tickets for Seattle’s homeless population As the Seattle area tries to tackle its homelessness crisis, an official wants to spend $1 million to expand a strategy of buying bus tickets out of town for people living on the streets....
05:39, 09/13/2019

House to vote again to block Trump's border emergency The House plans to vote again to block Donald Trump’s plan to divert billions of Pentagon dollars to his border wall, forcing Republicans to pick sides in a fight over one of the president’s top priorities. Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday the Hous...
06:00, 09/13/2019

Cramer's favorite market indicator is signaling that stocks are 'way overbought' "The S&P's proprietary short-range oscillator ... currently stands at eight, and that's not just overbought, it's way overbought," Jim Cramer says....
06:26, 09/13/2019

Aurora Cannabis executive says he is 'very worried' about vaping situation in the US "In Canada, it's very different, and we're heavily regulated by Health Canada, which is a good thing," Executive Chairman Michael Singer says....
06:26, 09/13/2019

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned insight into why the wombat's poo is cube-shaped,...
06:26, 09/13/2019

'Lovers of Modena' skeletons were both men The famed "Lovers of Modena," skeletons discovered hand-in-hand, have been revealed to be two men after an analysis of the remains. The pair could have been fellow soldiers, siblings or cousins, said researchers....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Ex-journalists of Turkey's opposition daily Cumhuriyet freed from prison Five former journalists and a cartoonist from opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet have been released after 142 days behind bars on assisting terrorism charges. The men were greeted by supporters and family on their release....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Reporters Without Borders honors journalists who fear for their lives Three female journalists from Malta, Saudi Arabia and Vietnam have received this year's press freedom prizes awarded by the NGO Reporters Without Borders. Two were not allowed to travel to collect their award....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Turkish rappers call on citizens to speak up with music video #Susamam has had more than 20 million clicks on YouTube. The musicians' message to their fellow citizens: "Don't remain silent!" The ruling AKP party in Turkey feels provoked; the Turkish press has also admonished DW....
06:52, 09/13/2019

ECB injects fresh stimulus in bid to inspire sluggish eurozone Outgoing ECB President Mario Draghi has achieved his goal of further cuts to interest rates and the renewal of bond buying for the euro area. But some policymakers are skeptical that the move was necessary....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Germany pressures Greece to step up migrant deportations to Turkey Germany has also called on Turkey to accept the repatriations as part of a 2016 agreement between Ankara and the EU. A recent upswell in illegal crossings has led to rapidly deteriorating conditions in Greek camps....
06:52, 09/13/2019

See it: Two men captured pushing dead body on shopping cart through Harlem Here’s one thing you can’t actually get at Target: a dead body rolled up inside a red carpet. Two men used a Target shopping cart to push a corpse through the streets of Harlem early Thursday, as captured in this surveillance video obtain...
06:52, 09/13/2019

8 charged with running mail-order opioid business from Queens warehouse Eight defendants have been arrested and charged with distributing “millions” of misbranded opioid pills imported from India, including Tramadol, and mailing them out to customers in what the feds describe as a large-scale operation being run primaril...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Ex-billionaire Raj Rajaratnam spotted leaving $17.5M pad after prison release Raj who? Eight years after his $70 million insider trading trial shook Wall Street, former Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam is back in town — and trying his best to go unnoticed. “Oh no, not me,” Rajaratnam, 62, told a photographer who spotted th...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Vincent Parco to sue Brooklyn DA over ‘false’ press release on sex-romp filming Former TV gumshoe Vincent Parco plans to sue the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office over its announcement of his prison sentence for illegally filming a steamy sexcapade on behalf of a pedophile — claiming the press release unfairly pain...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Hey Anthropologie Fans: Take an Extra 40% Off Sale Items Now! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Do......
06:52, 09/13/2019

U.S. enforces radical new asylum rule that limits who can qualify The new U.S. policy would effectively deny asylum to nearly all migrants arriving at the southern border who aren’t from Mexico. It would disallow anyone who passes through another country without first seeking and failing to obtain asylum there....
07:13, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro questioned Joe Biden’s acuity. But did Castro get it right? An uncomfortable topic that has lingered just below the surface of the primary for months erupted into clear view before millions of Americans on national television....
07:13, 09/13/2019

Beto O'Rourke Confirms 'Hell Yes' He'd Take Your Assault Rifles While speaking about gun violence—an issue he’s made the centerpiece of his campaign since the mass shootings in El Paso—during Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate, Beto O’Rourke made it abundantly clear that if he is elected president, he’s co...
07:39, 09/13/2019

Report: Spencer Dinwiddie Gives Me A Migraine With Complex-Sounding Contract Conversion Plans Spencer Dinwiddie, a cool basketball man, is planning to sell bonds secured by his contract with the Brooklyn Nets in order to raise up-front investment capital, or anyway that is how I have chosen to make sense of this gobbledygook-ass report from S...
07:39, 09/13/2019

Big Boban Engulfs Donovan Mitchell On Jump Ball Team USA lost to Serbia, 94-89, in a consolation round matchup at the FIBA World Cup today, ensuring their worst-ever finish at any international tournament. The underperformance of an talent-depleted national team is less interesting to me than the ...
07:39, 09/13/2019

Team USA Embarrasses Itself At FIBA World Cup, Jerry Colangelo Follows Suit Team USA lost its second straight FIBA World Cup game this morning in China, falling 94-89 to Serbia in a fifth-place consolation game, after yesterday’s embarrassing loss to France eliminated the American team from championship contention. Now the t...
07:39, 09/13/2019

The Trump Administration’s Latest Experiment on the Border: Tent Courts Makeshift immigration courts are opening in tents along the southwestern border, part of the administration’s plan to control the surge of migrant families....
07:39, 09/13/2019

Castro Questions Biden’s Memory at Debate: ‘Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?’ Julián Castro accused the former vice president of contradicting himself on whether people would need to opt into his Medicare plan, though it did not appear he had....
07:39, 09/13/2019

New York City Is Ending a Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy. Here’s Why. The City Council fears that if a federal lawsuit challenging the ban were to reach the Supreme Court, the panel could issue a ruling that protected the practice....
07:39, 09/13/2019

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas; 1,300 still missing A tropical cyclone was forecast to move across the northwestern Bahamas in the coming days, potentially bringing more rain and wind to islands already devastated by Hurricane Dorian, the U.S. National Hurricane Center warned on Thursday....
07:39, 09/13/2019

California legislature bars facial recognition for police body cameras California's legislature on Thursday passed a three-year ban on state and local law enforcement from using body cameras with facial recognition software, the latest curb on technology that some say poses a threat to civil liberties....
07:39, 09/13/2019

Daniel Johnston: a potent, profoundly moving songwriter Johnston’s mental health struggles made him an unlikely musical hero, but his beautiful, artifice-free songwriting remains hugely influential• Cult US indie songwriter dies age 58Of all the artists signed in the post-Nirvana goldrush – a brief and bi...
08:00, 09/13/2019

High schools embrace 'vape detectors' in fight against bathroom vaping As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise -- the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers use e-cigarettes -- school districts around the country are starting to fight back....
08:00, 09/13/2019

Target's 20th Anniversary Collection brings back 20 designer brands Saturday Target's 20th Anniversary Collection drops Sept. 14 with 300 items from 20 years of designer partnerships, including Zac Posen, Missoni and Anna Sui.       ...
08:00, 09/13/2019

Huddle House announces plans to purchase Perkins Restaurant & Bakery Atlanta-based Huddle House, Inc. announced it plans to buy Perkins Restaurant & Bakery. The move comes after Perkins filed for bankruptcy protection.       ...
08:00, 09/13/2019

3 Top Court Judges To Hear Centre's Plea To Recall Order On Dalit Law The government's request seeking a review of the controversial order, that allegedly diluted the stringent provisions of a law protecting Scheduled Casts and Tribes, was referred to a three-judge......
08:26, 09/13/2019

UK maritime sector commits to 2050 climate target Members of the UK's maritime sector, including cruise lines and trade bodies, have sent a letter to the government to ask it to invest in a sustainable "blue economy" so they can match its 2050 carbon-neutral pledge....
08:26, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Turns Over Official's Name Amid Dispute Over Saudi Role in 9/11 Attacks The Trump administration turned over a key piece of new information to lawyers for 9/11 victims’ families, a move that could cast light on long-disputed reports of Saudi government involvement in the attacks....
08:26, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong leader to prioritize housing, livelihoods to appease protesters Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has promised to prioritize housing and people’s livelihoods to appease deep rooted discontent about the way the Asian financial hub has been governed, as protesters gear up for fresh demonstrations....
08:52, 09/13/2019

DUP leader: Won't support Brexit deal dividing internal UK market The leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), the Northern Irish party which backs British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government, said the party will not support a Brexit deal that "divides the internal market of the UK"....
08:52, 09/13/2019

Woodford listed fund says administrator to cut valuation in another of its holdings Woodford Patient Capital Trust, the listed trust run by under-fire money manager Neil Woodford, said its administrator Link Fund Solutions would cut the valuation of its stake in another of the......
09:13, 09/13/2019

Some Democrats snipe, others unite in third presidential debate Some of the 10 Democratic presidential candidates meeting in their third debate on Thursday took shots at front-runner Joe Biden, while others called for unity during a night dominated by questions around race, guns and healthcare....
09:39, 09/13/2019

|MrPricesuspendstwoseniormanagersamidmisconductallegations Mr Price announced the precautionary suspensions of two senior management members pending an internal investigation into their involvement with a supplier....
09:39, 09/13/2019

How project managers are essential to AI deployment Artificial intelligence will cause a spike in project management jobs in the next three years, indicating the importance of a project manager's role in AI adoption....
09:39, 09/13/2019

DUSU Election Results Live Update: ABVP Leading DUSU election: 16 candidates are in the fray for the four DUSU posts --president, vice president, secretary and joint secretary-- which form the central panel and are elected for one year....
10:01, 09/13/2019

The best bachelor party destinations in America, according to WeddingWire So your friend is getting married and you're tasked with planning the bachelor party. Where should you go?       ...
10:01, 09/13/2019

5 things to do on your first trip to Philadelphia beyond the Liberty Bell Visiting Philadelphia? Here's a list of what to see beyond the Liberty Bell or Independence Hall. Instead, visit the Magic Gardens and more.       ...
10:01, 09/13/2019

Solomons task force recommends switch from Taiwan to Beijing A Solomon Islands task force recommended to the government on Friday that the South Pacific archipelago sever its long-standing ties with Taiwan and normalize diplomatic relations with Beijing....
10:26, 09/13/2019

Indonesia hits back at Malaysia over forest fires Indonesia on Friday rejected Malaysian complaints about hazardous smoke drifting from its forest fires across the border, saying blazes were also raging in parts of Malaysia and on Malaysian-owned plantations in Indonesia....
10:26, 09/13/2019

New Zealand plans further tightening of gun laws New Zealand's government is planning to further restrict gun ownership by the end of the year. The measures proposed to Parliament come as the country marks six months since deadly attacks at two mosques....
10:26, 09/13/2019

New Orleans man guilty in death of reality TV star 'Toya' Johnson's brothers Jurors found Antoine Edwards guilty on two counts of second-degree murder in the 2016 deaths of Antonia "Toya" Johnson's brothers.        ...
10:26, 09/13/2019

Al Roker says Matt Lauer is 'focused' on his kids, wishes Megyn Kelly 'all the best' Al Roker addresses his former NBC colleagues, Matt Lauer and Megyn Kelly, in a new interview with USA TODAY.        ...
10:26, 09/13/2019

How will Liverpool line up against Newcastle? Divock Origi set to start after international break With Egypt and Senegal's full teams currently not scheduled to return to action until November, Jurgen Klopp had no need to fret over the fitness of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane ahead of this weekend's visit of Newcastle....
10:26, 09/13/2019

Friday The 13th: Spooky Posts Flood Twitter On 'Day Of Bad Luck' Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky date in Western superstition. The day is considered to be a day of bad luck - a belief further strengthened by the popular 'Friday the 13th' series of horror......
10:52, 09/13/2019

Two Goats 'Arrested' In Telangana For Grazing On Saplings Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they "arrested" two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO....
10:52, 09/13/2019

N.F.L. Suspends Bills Rookie for 6 Games Tyrel Dodson had already been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list because he faces misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and disorderly conduct....
11:13, 09/13/2019

Facebook Expands the Reach of a Tool That Exposes Users to More Local News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to lea...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Put ActRaiser on the Switch, you cowards Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
11:13, 09/13/2019

The American Horror Story 1984 credits are a gaudy, gorgeous VHS fever dream Say what you like about American Horror Story (and we have): It rarely lacks for style—something it frequently places over, under, around, and just sort of generally on top of substance. That’s never been more abundant than in the lead-up to the show...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Nick's new Are You Afraid Of The Dark? trailer is here for all your unfulfilled murder-clown needs It’s a spooky-clown-y time in America these days, what with your Its and your Wrinkles running around all over the place, scaring the shit out of children in both murderous and non-murderous contexts. Still, we have to ask: Where are the wholesome mu...
11:13, 09/13/2019

A sweeping, epic finale displays DuckTales at its best despite a rocky second half to the season The last couple of episodes to DuckTales’ second season had me very worried for this finale, because they were too cluttered, too broad, and too awkwardly structured to get to their point–if they had one. Questionable motivations, disingenuous charac...
11:13, 09/13/2019

‘Slave Play’ may be provocative, but it sure isn’t selling tickets The New York Times has a new darling: Jeremy O. Harris, whose “Slave Play” began previews Tuesday at the Golden Theatre after last year’s sold-out run at New York Theatre Workshop. The paper gushed over the off-Broadway production (“willfully provoca...
11:13, 09/13/2019

‘Country Music’ uncovers stars’ surprising backstories, scandals Country music has always been known for its relatable tales of love and loss set against backdrops of hometowns, dive bars and winding roads. But it’s not only the songs that are filled with stories — it’s the singers and songwriters, too. Docu...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Billionaire Carl Icahn moving business from NY to Florida for lower taxes: report Carl Icahn, the legendary investor, has told employees that he is moving his company from New York to Miami and a report said his decision to move is based on the Big Apple’s higher taxes....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Maryland authorities arrest three more suspects in deadly stabbing tied to MS-13 Authorities in Baltimore County, Md. said Thursday that three more people have been arrested in connection with a fatal July stabbing linked to the MS-13 street gang....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Michigan cop who had KKK memorabilia in home is fired A Michigan police officer who was put on leave after a potential homebuyer found Ku Klux Klan memorabilia inside the officer's house was fired Thursday following an investigation....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Suspect in shooting at Texas Walmart indicted on capital murder charge A Texas man accused of gunning down more than 20 people at a busy Walmart in El Paso last month was indicted Thursday for capital murder, prosecutors announced....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Body wrapped in carpet found outside New York City Starbucks, police say The New York City Police Department is investigating after a man's body was found rolled up in a carpet on a Manhattan sidewalk with his feet sticking out....
11:39, 09/13/2019

With Evgeny Kuznetsov’s status still up in the air, Capitals pledge to support him Kuznetsov met with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Monday, and Washington is waiting to hear if he'll receive any additional discipline for his positive cocaine test with the International Ice Hockey Federation....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Lawmaker's Links Heighten Alarm Over Beijing's Reach in Australia An Australian lawmaker is facing a political backlash over her ties to Beijing-backed organizations, a sign of deepening sensitivities about perceived meddling by China in national affairs....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong women's tennis event postponed due to protests "Hong Kong\u0027s premier women\u0027s tennis event scheduled for October has been postponed due to the pro-democracy protests, organisers announced on Friday."...
12:00, 09/13/2019

WeWork to List on Nasdaq, Make Governance Changes WeWork’s parent company will list its shares on Nasdaq and plans sweeping changes to its governance, as the shared workspace provider speeds up preparations for its initial public offering in the face of tepid interest from investors....
12:26, 09/13/2019

U.S. Deficit Tops $1 Trillion for First Time in Seven Years The U.S. budget gap widened to more than $1 trillion in the first 11 months of the fiscal year, the first time year-to-date deficits have topped that mark since 2012....
12:26, 09/13/2019

CEOs Urge Senate to Pass Gun Laws Chief executives of dozens of companies ranging from Levi Strauss to Uber sent a letter to members of the Senate, asking them to pass legislation to prevent gun violence....
12:26, 09/13/2019

U.N. experts: Protect protesters’ rights in Hong Kong A panel of United Nations experts on Thursday called for China and Hong Kong to protect the rights of protesters and expressed alarm at reports of attacks on demonstrators and arrests of activists....
12:52, 09/13/2019

Report: Upcoming North Korea-U.S. nuclear talks aimed at drafting agreement Working-level talks expected to take place between the United States and North Korea late this month are part of a process to draft an agreement to be signed at the countries' next summit....
12:52, 09/13/2019

Justify Failed a Drug Test Before Winning the Triple Crown Bob Baffert guided Justify to the 2018 Triple Crown, but a month before the Kentucky Derby, the horse failed a drug test that could have ended that campaign before it began....
13:26, 09/13/2019

Watch: Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey team up for 'Don't Call Me Angel' video from 'Charlie's Angels' Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey have joined forces for the "Don't Call Me Angel" music video, a song that will appear on the soundtrack for "Charlie's Angels."...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Cold case solved 22 years later after Google Earth satellite image shows missing man's car After the vehicle was discovered, a local resident used a personal drone to confirm its location before calling authorities.        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday WWII veteran Lawrence Brooks celebrates his 110th birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. (Sept. 12)        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Ex-cheerleader accused of killing newborn found not guilty on most serious charges Skylar Richardson was found not guilty of aggravated murder and involuntary manslaughter. She was accused of deliberately killing her and burying her baby.        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Organizers postpone Hong Kong WTA event due to protests Local organizers and the Women's Tennis Association say the Hong Kong Open has been postponed indefinitely because of widespread protests in the region        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Cameron LNG declares force majeure at Louisiana export terminal -traders Cameron LNG, a liquefied natural gas facility in Louisiana operated be Sempra Energy, declared force majeure on the export terminal due to technical problems at the plant but the volume impact was not immediately clear, LNG traders said on Friday....
13:52, 09/13/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-With rate cut likely, market wonders how low Fed will go With U.S.-China trade tensions roiling markets, investors are counting on support for stocks coming from a Federal Reserve willing to keep cutting interest rates to help the U.S. economy avoid a severe downturn....
13:52, 09/13/2019

FOCUS-Ford, GM rev up electric pickup trucks to head off Tesla Large pickup trucks that tow most of the profits in to Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co are holdovers from another century - with heavy ladder frames and big internal combustion engines in the front driving the wheels in the back....
13:52, 09/13/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares, bond yields perch at six-week highs World shares climbed to a six-week high alongside benchmark government bond yields on Friday, as markets cheered signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and another powerful slug of stimulus from the European Central Bank....
13:52, 09/13/2019

Nikkei hits 4-month high on U.S.-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a fresh four month-high on Friday, as signs of thawing in U.S.-China trade tensions and the European Central Bank policy easing tempered worries about a global economic slowdown....
13:52, 09/13/2019

New trailer highlights some of the most exciting upcoming Apple Arcade games Apple earlier today released a new trailer highlighting many of the games coming to its upcoming Apple Arcade subscription service. The video itself is relatively short but provides us with some captivating previews of what may very well prove to be ...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Act surprised: iPhone 11 Pro obliterates Note 10+ and every other Android phone in performance tests We’ve now one day away from seeing Apple open up preorders for its next-generation iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max smartphones. The new iPhone lineup was finally unveiled earlier this week, putting an end to all of the leaks and...
14:26, 09/13/2019

A New Report Says U.S. Airline Carbon Emissions Are Growing Fast U.S. airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmental group’s report. The International Council on Clean Transportation said Thursday that carbon...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Uber’s Future May Depend On Convincing the World Drivers Aren’t Part of its ‘Core Business’ Facing the most serious threat yet to its business model, Uber is dusting off a legal argument it has employed with mixed results: that it’s a technology platform, not a transportation company. Now, as a new California law threatens to upend it...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Trump Has Agreed to a Two-Week Delay in Imposing Higher Tariffs on China WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the United States has agreed to a two-week delay in a planned increase in tariffs on some Chinese imports. Trump said on Twitter on Wednesday that the delay is “a gesture of good will.” ...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Jim Mattis on Osama bin Laden, how ancient history guides his modern strategy, and his pithy aphorisms Legendary military commander retired Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis is on a whirlwind publicity tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, which he co-authored with Bing West. Washington Examiner senior writer Jamie McIntyre covered Mat...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Israel blamed for spy devices found near White House Israel was most likely responsible for the cellphone surveillance devices that were found near the White House and other sensitive areas around Washington, D.C., last year, according to former U.S. government officials....
14:26, 09/13/2019

Huawei founder offers to "sell" 5G knowledge The founder and chief executive of Huawei has offered to sell on the company's 5G technology to a Western firm.In the latest attempt to prove that his company is not engaging in covert spying or surveillance, Ren Zhengfei has said that he would ...
15:13, 09/13/2019

Anthem hits EA Access subscription service in an attempt to revitalise the RPG Normally when a game hits the EA Access service, it's something of a victory lap – an opportunity for a well-received game to reach a new audience through the medium of a subscription service. But it's a different story for Anthem.EA...
15:13, 09/13/2019

House Committee Requests Tech Executives' Emails in Antitrust Probe Congress is ramping up its probe into the tech industry, with House lawmakers demanding emails and executive communications from four technology giants as they look for evidence of anticompetitive behavior....
15:13, 09/13/2019

Maurico Pochettino: Tottenham the best place for Ryan Sessegnon to become a star Mauricio Pochettino believes summer signing Ryan Sessegnon is in the perfect environment to fulfil his potential and be Tottenham's next England star....
15:13, 09/13/2019

Duchess Meghan launches her fashion capsule collection for charity in London In her first official public engagement since giving birth, Duchess Meghan launched her Smart Works capsule collection in London on Thursday.        ...
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Meghan McCain speaks her mind: 7 times 'The View' host has been blunt about her opinions Meghan McCain isn’t afraid to speak her mind, especially on "The View." Here are seven times McCain has been blunt about her conservative views.        ...
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|Draftlawproposedtogivestateashareinpetroleum The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy is considering legislation that will give government a 20% free carry share in upstream petroleum, Parliament heard on Friday....
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|Numsaandautomakersbreakdeadlock,reach3-yearwageagreement Trade union Numsa on Friday reached a three-year wage deal agreement with automotive manufacturers after wage negotiations reached a deadlock earlier this month....
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|CompetitionCommissionbacksFootgear'splantobuyEdgarsfootwearbrands The Competition Commission has given the nod to Footgear's proposed purchase of Edcon's Edgars Active and High Key chain stores, saying it recommends the Competition Tribunal should approve the deal without conditions....
15:39, 09/13/2019

Ford, GM rev up electric pickup trucks to head off Tesla Large pickup trucks that tow most of the profits in to Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co are holdovers from another century - with heavy ladder frames and big internal combustion engines in the front driving the wheels in the back....
15:39, 09/13/2019

Skirting U.S. sanctions, Cubans flock to cryptocurrency to shop online, send funds Jason Sanchez, 35, was able to start buying spare parts online last year for his cellphone repair shop in Havana thanks to the advent of cryptocurrency trading in Communist-run Cuba....
15:39, 09/13/2019

Ireland says gap between EU and UK on Brexit 'very wide' The gap between Britain and the European Union over Brexit remains "very wide", Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday, as British leader Boris Johnson prepared to make a renewed push to reach an exit deal with the bloc....
15:39, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong protesters take to the hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the Mid-Autumn Festival as a backdrop for the latest in more than three months of demonstrations that have sometimes flared into violence....
15:39, 09/13/2019

'Resident Evil' stuntwoman sues producers after film stunt results in injuries, amputation Olivia Jackson, who suffered severe injuries and an arm amputation after filming a stunt for 'Resident Evil: The Final Chapter,' is suing producers.        ...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Ranked: The best horror movies this year (including Stephen King's sequel 'It 2') Plenty of cool horror films have hit screens this year, including the new Stephen King sequel 'It: Chapter Two.' Here are 2019's best so far, ranked.        ...
16:00, 09/13/2019

I’ve turned my hand to matchmaking | Coco Khan There are few things as satisfying as hearing that two people you matched are happyBeing British Asian, the role of the “matchmaker” is perhaps more familiar to me than to others. Usually, what you hear about south Asian matched relationships is the ...
16:00, 09/13/2019

'I was an ex-wife. Time to become a hot ex-wife': how I found myself at Spin class At my first class I felt like a walking ‘before’ picture, surrounded by ‘afters’. Then the instructor turned the lights off, and I became a convertOnce I realised you could cry in Spin class, it was over.To take it back a bit, I was not a very fit ad...
16:00, 09/13/2019

I’ve spent 15 years in a job that breaks my heart My workmates don’t want to know me; my boss doesn’t value me. Should I just shut up and take what I’m given?I spend every working day in a cubicle in a bland office. My job is fairly solitary. I have tried to organise events to make work more fun, to...
16:00, 09/13/2019

My life in sex: the happily celibate woman It’s taken many, many years to realise that I’m completely unsuited to relationshipsI’ve always liked men. If anything, I’ve liked them too much. I was unfaithful during my first marriage, and as a single woman I had the morals of an alley cat. It’s ...
16:00, 09/13/2019

From a Skittles mani to monotone hair: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekParty prosthetics“Queen of Halloween” Heidi Klum is going one up on Fiona from Shrek this year – prepping with a full-body scan. Facepaint suddenly feels low-key. Continue reading......
16:00, 09/13/2019

China Drops Some U.S. Pork and Soybean Tariffs as Trade Tensions Ease Details were scant, but the move could help ease Chinese food prices and comes as trade talks between the two countries are set to resume next month....
16:26, 09/13/2019

Planet Earth has 9 safety limits and we’ve already exceeded 4 of them A decade ago, Johan Rockström identified the limits to Earth's life support systems. From chemical pollution to climate change, we're veering into the danger zone - so why is he (cautiously) optimistic about the future?...
16:26, 09/13/2019

Mexico's Pemex Sells Bonds for $7.5 Billion in Refinancing Pemex said the refinancing operation is the largest in its history, and that all of the money will be used to refinance existing debt. It was the state oil company’s first foray into international capital markets this year....
16:26, 09/13/2019

GST Council Meets Next Week; Tax Cut To Hinge On Revenue Position: Report The GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and comprising representatives of all states and Union Territories (UTs), is scheduled to meet on September 20 in Goa amidst a......
16:52, 09/13/2019

Nicalis founder Tyrone Rodriguez posted a statement on Twitter last night in response to a Kotaku in Nicalis founder Tyrone Rodriguez posted a statement on Twitter last night in response to a Kotaku investigation into his racism and mistreatment of employees. Addressing the former but not the latter, he did not apologize but called his comments “ind...
16:52, 09/13/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Warped Pipes: Let’s Talk About Toa Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Warped Pipes: Let’s Talk About Toad’s Solo Adventure In Wario’s Woods • Kizumongatari: Nekketsu Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Review • My Top 50 Games Of The 2010s: Part 4: Best Of The R...
16:52, 09/13/2019

A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon        ...
16:52, 09/13/2019

This Dubai AI start-up wants to transform healthcare Organizing hundreds and thousands of patients, doctors and medical files is no easy feat. But the Dubai start-up, Dimension14, thinks that can be made easier thanks to AI....
16:52, 09/13/2019

Germany against allowing Facebook's Libra in Europe -Der Spiegel The German government is against giving regulatory approval for Facebook's Libra digital currency in the European Union, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Friday, citing a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives....
17:13, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Current, past UAW leaders implicated in spreading corruption probe United Auto Workers (UAW) President Gary Jones and his predecessor are unnamed officials listed in a federal criminal complaint this week that detailed alleged corruption involving massive misuse of members' dues by the labor union's leaders, a sourc...
17:13, 09/13/2019

U.S. appeals court revives lawsuit against Fox News over Seth Rich story A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network by the parents of Seth Rich, a former Democratic aide whose 2016 murder sparked an array of uncorroborated conspiracy theories....
17:13, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Tech companies won't wait for U.S. to act on social media laws, Microsoft's president says Microsoft Corp President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said on Friday that technology companies are likely to change how they moderate online platforms in response to new laws from foreign governments, regardless of whether U.S. lawmakers act to...
17:13, 09/13/2019

We Regret To Inform You That The Cadillac CT4-V Has Just 24 More HP Than A Toyota Camry There I was, just doing my job, writing about cars and whatnot, when I saw a sight that would haunt me from this point forward: the Cadillac CT4-V’s ghastly low horsepower number, which would have otherwise called for a quick glance and a disappoint...
17:13, 09/13/2019

Formula E Is Making A Profit And Attracting The Youths When Formula E burst onto the racing scene at its first-ever race in 2014, people were skeptical that the series would actually survive. Electric cars weren’t quite in vogue yet, and people wondered who the hell would even be watching. Five years lat...
17:13, 09/13/2019

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
17:13, 09/13/2019

Jose hopes ‘sad man’ Sanchez returns to form at Inter "Jose Mourinho says he always felt Alexis Sanchez was “sad” while at Manchester United, adding that he questioned his own managerial abilities as a result, while also hoping the forward can rediscover his form at Inter."...
17:39, 09/13/2019

FBI investigates payroll company accused of stiffing $35M from small businesses The FBI and the New York State Department of Labor confirmed this week they are investigating allegations that a widely-used payroll company diverted nearly $35 million in employee pay to its own bank account before abruptly closing up shop, leaving ...
17:39, 09/13/2019

Houston police officer near Democrat debate shot, priest assaulted in violent crime spree A Houston police officer is in serious condition and one suspect is dead after a violent crime spree came to an end in a shootout just a mile away from the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took her mission to President Donald Trump’s doorstep on Friday with a protest outside the White House....
18:13, 09/13/2019

Dereck Chisora's furious rant at Eddie Hearn shocks boxing fans as feed cuts off Del Boy told the promoter he would ‘pull out of the f***ing show’ if his fight with Joseph Parker was not top bill, forcing Sky Sports to cut the feed...
18:13, 09/13/2019

Baby born in Tennessee on 9/11 at 9:11 weighs 9 pounds, 11 ounces: 'It’s very rare but very special' A  couple who welcomed their daughter on the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks was shocked when the baby arrived at 9:11 p.m. and weighed 9 pounds, 11 ounces. ...
18:13, 09/13/2019

Mom allegedly fed fast food to obese teen dying in hospital: report A United Kingdom mother who purportedly called her obese child a “doughnut” and prevented him from participating in physical activities allegedly fed the teen fast food while he was dying in the hospital, according to a report. ...
18:13, 09/13/2019

Sheryl Crow clarifies remarks on Taylor Swift's masters controversy after flap Sheryl Crow was asked on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" about Taylor Swift's masters controversy and now regrets her word choice.        ...
18:13, 09/13/2019

Study finds the universe might be 2 billion years younger New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate -- and even younger than suggested by two other calculations published this year that trimmed hundreds of millions of years from the age of the...
18:39, 09/13/2019

Biogen scraps two late-stage trials for Alzheimer's treatment Biogen Inc and Eisai Co Ltd are abandoning two late-stage trials for their Alzheimer's treatment in a widely anticipated move that comes months after the companies scrapped trials of another drug for the memory-robbing disease....
18:39, 09/13/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
18:39, 09/13/2019

'The Goldfinch' paints dull picture from prize-winning book "The Goldfinch" has a painting at its center, but despite a classy palette of ingredients conjures a lifeless, disjointed picture. Adapted from a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, the movie represents a transparent bid to bring the book's prestige to the...
18:39, 09/13/2019

How much you can expect to receive from Social Security if you make $50,000 a year Your Social Security benefits are based on income, the year you were born and the age you decide to start taking money out. So what if you earn a $50,000 salary? Here's how your monthly benefit amount is calculated....
18:39, 09/13/2019

Why moving like billionaire Carl Icahn to a low-tax state may backfire for you If you're running away from high-tax California or New York to some tax-free haven, you can expect a fight from your state auditor. Here's what you should know before you board your flight....
18:39, 09/13/2019

The worst Emmys looks of the past 5 years, from Reese Witherspoon, Heidi Klum and more The Emmy Awards are around the corner! We've rounded up some of the worst looks from the past five years, including Heidi Klum and Reese Witherspoon.        ...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Meghan Markle wore a chic $154 button-up shirt from her new clothing line for her first royal engagement since giving birth REUTERS Meghan Markle wore an outfit from her own clothing line at its official launch on Thursday. The Duchess of Sussex unveiled Smart Set, a workwear-inspired clothing range in partnership with Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, Jigsaw, and Misha Nono...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Chagall's famed 'Fiddler' painted on a tablecloth - researchers Marc Chagall, the 20th century French-Russian artist who delighted fans with his vividly coloured, whimsical works, did many of his paintings using the same nine pigments - and hardly ever used black, researchers said on Friday....
19:13, 09/13/2019

Callum Shinkwin shoots 66 to lead KLM Open after 1st round Unheralded Callum Shinkwin shot five birdies and an eagle Thursday on his way to a 6-under 66 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 100th edition of the KLM Open        ...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Byron burger death: Owen Carey misled into believing there were no allergens in meal, coroner rules A teenager with a dairy allergy who suffered a fatal reaction after eating a burger at a London branch of Byron was misled into believing there were no allergens in the meal, a coroner has ruled....
19:13, 09/13/2019

Spencer Dinwiddie turning Nets contract into a Bitcoin gamble Spencer Dinwiddie has already shown himself to be a pretty good point guard and recruiter. Now, he’s adding entrepreneur and digital trailblazer to his resume. The Nets point guard is looking to convert at least part of his three-year, $34 million Ne...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Tim Tebow expected to testify in performance-enhancing-drug trial Tim Tebow is expected to testify against his trainer, who is accused of injecting athletes with performance-enhancing drugs, according to a new report. The Heisman Trophy winner appears on a list of expected witnesses filed by one of the plaintiffs w...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Angles to look for in large point-spread college football games Handicapping college football during this slowly evolving “juggernaut” era will involve a lot of garbage-time analysis. With somewhere between zero and a few blockbusters on weekly schedules, bettors will be looking for possible value in games involv...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Rangers’ playoff hopes hinge on this foundational formula In order to create a championship around the cadre of talented young men the Rangers have painstakingly assembled since embarking on their rebuild program 20 months ago, the team is going to require more than a paper-mache foundation. The responsibil...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Trade Tensions Ease as China Drops Some Pork and Soybean Tariffs Details were scant, but the move could help ease Chinese food prices and comes as trade talks between the two countries are set to resume next month....
19:39, 09/13/2019

Antibiotics prior to immunotherapy lower survival rate for cancer patients, study says Cancer patients who took antibiotics before starting immunotherapy survived, on average, for two months following treatment, according to a new study....
19:39, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown cleared for New England Patriots debut despite rape lawsuit New England star avoids exempt list and can play in Week 2All-Pro wideout accused of raping former trainer in lawsuit Antonio Brown is eligible to play Sunday when the New England Patriots visit the Miami Dolphins.Brown, the subject of a civil suit b...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Héber: from partnering Firmino in Brazil to replacing David Villa in NYC Heber played alongside ‘Alberto’ Firmino in his teens before spells in Armenia and Croatia earned him a move to New YorkBy Joshua Law for Yellow & Green FootballHéber didn’t have to think twice. He had received a phone call from Srecko Juricic, sport...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Crystal Palace the away-day kings target another scalp at Tottenham | Dominic Fifield Palace are the last club to win in the league at Anfield, the Etihad Stadium, the Emirates and Old Trafford and are set up to hit teams who underestimate them on the counterIt is probably worth acknowledging from the outset, given the established rhe...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Manchester City’s Aymeric Laporte out for up to six months with knee injury • Guardiola says defender could be sidelined until March• Sterling urged to ignore Ronaldo and Messi comparisonsManchester City could be without Aymeric Laporte until March after Pep Guardiola said the defender may be out for six months following kne...
19:39, 09/13/2019