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North Carolina woman used rose pruner to cut husband’s penis off: 911 call The North Carolina woman accused of cutting her husband’s penis off used a rose pruner to carry out the heinous attack — as a “message against sinning … and fornication,” she said in a 911 call released Wednesday. Victor...
05:13, 09/12/2019

Florida RA accused of sex assault freed by judge who calls him ‘high-achieving’ A residence hall assistant at the University of Florida who was arrested for sexually assaulting a female student last month was allowed to walk free on bond after a judge deemed him to be a “high-achieving” senior. Ian Milaski, 21, was a...
05:13, 09/12/2019

Día de Muertos Barbie: Respectful Tribute, or ‘Obviously Cultural Appropriation’? The planned release on Thursday of the doll, which is adorned with motifs associated with the Mexican holiday Día de Muertos, has raised concerns about the watering down of a 3,000-year-old tradition....
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Fin24.com | Zimbabwe establishes monetary policy committee in stability bid The committee is a step toward setting a benchmark interest rate and introducing inflation targeting as Zimbabwe’s newly introduced currency plunges....
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| Mugabe became a 'broken soul' in final years Once feared for the all-encompassing power he wielded in Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe died a "broken soul", bereft at his downfall, his allies and relatives say....
05:13, 09/12/2019

Rihanna Reveals Her Secret to Feeling Confident on Her Worst Days Rihanna is putting in that "work, work, work" during Fashion Week. After showcasing Savage X Fenty's latest lingerie collection on Tuesday night for New York Fashion Week, the......
05:39, 09/12/2019

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

Rihanna Celebrating Her PCAs Nom Will Make You Smile Talk about being a showstopper! Rihanna proved once again why she is up for The Style Star of 2019 at this year's People's Choice Awards when she walked the black carpet at her......
05:39, 09/12/2019

How to Decide Between Apple’s New iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max Apple on Tuesday unveiled a trio of new iPhone models: The iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro, and the iPhone 11 Pro Max. The new iPhones came alongside a handful of other updated gadgets, including the Apple Watch Series 5 and a seventh-generation entry-l...
05:39, 09/12/2019

Cops chasing pot smokers find kidnapped man 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...
06:00, 09/12/2019

Ex-Anthrax singer Dan Nelson busted for thrashing elderly man Former Anthrax frontman Dan Nelson was busted Wednesday for thrashing a 74-year-old man inside a Queens hotel last month, according to cops. Nelson — who helmed the NYC-born, thrash-metal outfit between 2007 and 2009 — got heated when the elderly man...
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

Hubble just detected water vapor around a distant exoplanet In the ongoing search for life beyond Earth, astronomers studying distant exoplanets are looking for a few key ingredients. For starters, a planet has to be close enough to its host star to receive sufficient heat, but far enough away that it’s...
06:26, 09/12/2019

AWS provides update on Outposts launch, supported services At launch, Outposts will support Amazon ECS and EKS clusters, Amazon EMR clusters for data analytics, and Amazon RDS instances for relational database services....
06:26, 09/12/2019

Ben Sasse, Funded by ICE Contractor, Does Not Comment on Trump Endorsement Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
06:52, 09/12/2019

Crippling costs of trillion-dollar deficits will harm future generations CONGRATULATIONS, America! The country managed to cross the $1 trillion annual deficit threshold in just 11 months. And this, along with the massive debt our nation already had, almost guarantees that our kids and grandkids will never see the affluenc...
06:52, 09/12/2019

Uber fights fee cap with lobbyists who pose as restaurant reps: critics Uber is being accused of using “deceptive” tactics to fight its regulatory battles in the Big Apple. The ride-hailing giant — scrambling to thwart a potential cap on the lucrative fees that its Uber Eats food-delivery service charges restaurants — ha...
06:52, 09/12/2019

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....
06:52, 09/12/2019

What to know about muscle fatigue Muscle tiredness, or fatigue, can occur for many reasons. We discuss some of the causes, what people can do to relieve muscle fatigue, and when to see a doctor here....
06:52, 09/12/2019

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....
06:52, 09/12/2019

Cathay Pacific freezes new hiring, to focus on cost cuts: memo Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd has put a freeze on new hiring, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, as the airline battles a slump in demand from fliers avoiding Hong Kong amid massive anti-government protests in the city....
07:13, 09/12/2019

Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
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

French Police Appeal for Victims and Witnesses to Come Forward in Jeffrey Epstein Probe (PARIS) — French police are appealing for victims and witnesses to come forward to aid their probe into Jeffrey Epstein and anyone else involved in the disgraced financier’s alleged sexual exploitation of women and girls, and say they hav...
07:13, 09/12/2019

Desperation Mounts in Bahamas as Overflowing Shelters Are Turning Hurricane Dorian Evacuees Away (NASSAU, Bahamas) — Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as hurricane survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters. As government officials gave assurances at a news conference that mor...
07:13, 09/12/2019

Uber claims new California law still won't force it to classify drivers as employees A top Uber executive attempted to defuse concerns about a potential existential threat to its business shortly after lawmakers in California approved a new bill that will make it more difficult for employers in the state to classify workers as indepe...
07:39, 09/12/2019

Kiss-blowing man arrested for riding on car roof: ‘I was in a parade’ Don’t rain on his parade. Despite videos of a joyride atop his car that led to his arrest, a Tennessee thrill-seeker fails to admit any wrongdoing, saying he was having “his own little parade.” The man, identified in court documents...
08:13, 09/12/2019

Leg cramps could be early warning sign of heart attack, doctors warn Many people shrug off leg pain when they walk as a normal part of aging. However, it can be a sign of something much more serious, experts have warned. Doctors said that leg pain can, in some cases, be an early warning sign of a deadly stroke or hear...
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

How to Stream PC Games on Your Galaxy Note 10 The Galaxy Note 10, the latest in Samsung’s line of big, stylus-enabled smartphones, has a new feature that isn’t getting as much attention as the rest. The Note 10 is the first phone to support PlayGalaxy Link, a Samsung service that allows players ...
08:13, 09/12/2019

How to Teach Your Kid to Blow Their Nose There are so many little life skills that we, as adults, have managed to master over the years. How to put on a jacket. How to tie our shoes. How to blow a bubble with our gum and snap our fingers. (Okay, those last two might not really be “life skil...
08:13, 09/12/2019

Why Wasabi Heat Feels Different From Chili Pepper Heat I love hot peppers, but I can’t stand wasabi. Both might be described as “hot” or “spicy,” but they create that feeling in different ways. Here’s how....
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

Mets collect 9 runs, 11 hits on 9/11 anniversary Todd Frazier and Jeff McNeil each homered twice, helping the surging New York Mets stun Diamondbacks ace Robbie Ray and beat Arizona 9-0 Wednesday night....
08:39, 09/12/2019

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....
08:39, 09/12/2019

UK still behind in cancer survival despite recent surge Big improvement in past two decades fails to close gap with likes of Australia and CanadaCancer survival rates in the UK have improved markedly over recent decades but still lag behind those of comparable countries, a major research exercise has show...
08:39, 09/12/2019

Inspired By Super 30, Odisha Tea-Seller Helps Poor Students Crack NEET A noble initiative in Odisha akin to famed Super 30 experiment of the mathematician Anand Kumar, is giving wings to wards of humble vegetable sellers, fishermen and marginal farmers to crack the NEET......
08:39, 09/12/2019

Is It an Impeachment Inquiry or Not? Democrats Can’t Seem to Agree As they navigate the tricky politics and complex legal terrain of impeachment, Democrats are sending mixed messages about their inquiry into President Trump....
09:26, 09/12/2019

Meet the Dover Street Market family On the cusp of Dover Street Market's 15th anniversary, Rachael Dove rounds up the department store's best-loved creatives to reflect on their time with Rei Kawakubo and co — spears, magpies and all...
09:52, 09/12/2019

William Dalrymple: 'I regret laughing at Boris's jokes about the EU now' Award-winning historian William Dalrymple has rewritten the history of the ruthless East India Company. He talks empire-building, book festivals and Brexit with Katie Law...
09:52, 09/12/2019

For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America In a new PBS series, the director of “The Civil War,” “Baseball” and other documentaries, portrays America’s development through the lens of country music....
09:53, 09/12/2019

'In a New Light: Alice Schille and the American Watercolor Movement' Review: A Pioneer of the Medium An exhibition revives the reputation of Alice Schille: Once one of the most accomplished and recognized watercolorists in the U.S., she was nearly forgotten by the time of her death....
09:53, 09/12/2019

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

‘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

Bolton bolts and Iran war fever suddenly drops The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed to recede dramatically....
11:26, 09/12/2019

Lockheed, Raytheon launch Javelin missiles from unmanned vehicle The Javelin Joint Venture team fired the Javelin missiles from a Kongsberg remote launcher mounted on a Titan unmanned ground vehicle in a test fire at the U.S. Army Redstone Test Center in Alabama....
11:26, 09/12/2019

Want to help the Bahamas recover from Hurricane Dorian? Visit its popular islands The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is urging people to help the group of islands recover as a whole by continuing to visit the other islands.       ...
11:52, 09/12/2019

High-Protein Diet: 5 Protein-Rich Nuts And Seeds You Can Nibble On Healthy seeds have become a rage in the world of health and nutrition.Here are 5 protein-rich nuts and seeds that you may add to your diet for healthy weight loss...
12:13, 09/12/2019

What If Captain Picard's Star Trek: Nemesis Clone Was Just Patrick Stewart, Instead of Bald Baby Tom Hardy? Star Trek: Nemesis is a nightmare of a movie, but one of its slightly better nightmares is the bonkers performance a young, spectacularly shaved Tom Hardy gives as Shinzon, the villain of the film and also the Romulan-made clone of Jean-Luc Picard. B...
12:13, 09/12/2019

The Beautifully Dull Paradox of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, 40 Years Later Forty years ago a landmark moment in Star Trek’s history arrived, in the form of Star Trek: The Motion Picture. It’s an important chapter in the series’ survival, the turning point from canceled cult classic to enduring icon of science fiction. But t...
12:13, 09/12/2019

What Is Going on With AR at Apple? The biggest AR Apple news came well after the lights darkened on the Steve Jobs Theater stage yesterday. Apple made virtually no mention of AR during the iPhone event. It was only afterward when Apple released a new beta for iOS 13 and, as anticipate...
12:13, 09/12/2019

Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello get sloppy revenge on kiss critics Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello certainly got tongues wagging early Thursday morning after jokingly taking aim at social media critics in a video meant to show fans “how we really kiss.”...
12:39, 09/12/2019

Friends costume designer Debra McGuire on making the look of a decade She created the looks for six of TV’s best known characters – and influenced the wardrobe of a generation. Here McGuire talks Joey’s jackets, Phoebe’s prints – and finding fame with a young, new crowdRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of T...
13:00, 09/12/2019

Clint Frazier ‘teaching moments’ not discouraging Aaron Boone DETROIT — Clint Frazier was set to be back in left field before Wednesday’s rainout despite a pair of bad throws — and decisions — in Tuesday’s loss when he twice missed the cutoff man. The plays came back to haunt the Yankees in a one-run loss. “He ...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Todd Frazier power show keeps Mets in thick of playoff race Several times, the Mets have looked cooked. On multiple occasions, Todd Frazier’s with the club appeared to be coming to an end. The Mets would go on long losing stretches, flirting with irrelevance. The veteran third baseman from New Jersey would go...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Rangers get Brendan Lemieux deal done with Tony DeAngelo on deck That’s one down for the Rangers. On the eve of the beginning of training camp Thursday, the Blueshirts agreed to terms with restricted free agent forward Brendan Lemieux to a one-year deal, the team announced. Terms of the deal were not immedia...
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

| Im eyes breakthrough win as PGA Tour season begins South Korea's Im Sung-jae will make a quick turnaround from his Rookie of the Year campaign when he tees it up in the first event of the PGA Tour's 2019/20 season....
13:26, 09/12/2019

| Top horse failed drug test before Triple Crown triumph - report Justify, the colt that swept to US racing's Triple Crown in 2018, failed a drug test before that year's Kentucky Derby and shouldn't have been eligible to race....
13:26, 09/12/2019

These Italian towns will pay you $27,000 to move in When Italian villages began selling houses for $1, it seemed too good to be true. But the latest offer from Italy is enough to make even that deal look like a ripoff....
13:52, 09/12/2019

The Best Fall Clothes for Men to Buy on Amazon Grab these can't-miss wardrobe upgrades and fill your cart with the best fall clothes for men from brands like Nike, Adidas, Wrangler, Carhartt, and more....
13:52, 09/12/2019

China Seeks to Narrow Trade Talks to Break Deadlock Beijing is looking to narrow the scope of its negotiations with the U.S. to only trade matters, putting thornier national-security issues on a separate track in hopes it would help both sides resolve some immediate issues....
13:52, 09/12/2019

Waymo eyes deploying self-driving technology in trucking: CEO Krafcik Waymo is exploring deploying its self-driving technology in the trucking industry, CEO John Krafcik said on Thursday, as it works with industry partners to seize a commercial opportunity from a looming shortage of human drivers....
13:52, 09/12/2019

As trade war deepens, a state-owned insurer in China helps soften the blow As the U.S.-China trade war intensifies, an insurance company run by the Chinese government is stepping in to support Chinese exporters, providing low cost coverage and chasing down U.S. importers unwilling or unable to pay mounting tariffs....
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....
14:13, 09/12/2019

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

PewDiePie's Attempt to Make Peace With His Critics Angered Some of His Fans PewDiePie's announcement of a donation prompted conspiracy theories and angry memes from some of his fans, who claimed without evidence on Twitter, Reddit, and in the comments of his video that the......
14:13, 09/12/2019

Apple's iPhone 11 Cases, Apple Watch Series 5 Bands Get India Prices Apple on Tuesday introduced the new iPhone 11 series, iPad (2019), and Apple Watch Series 5. As always, the company is releasing a number of official accessories for these products....
14:13, 09/12/2019

Newly released audio recordings show a woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated (KSL) Newly released audio recordings show a Utah woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated. The woman was animated and emphatic as she called in to report the suspected drunk driver, but something about her j...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Memorial planned for CDO grad & baseball great Chris Duncan TUCSON – Former St. Louis Cardinal, Old Pueblo native and Canyon Del Oro baseball legend Chris Duncan’s memory lives on after he passed away at the age of 38. A Celebration of Life is scheduled for Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 10:30 a...
14:39, 09/12/2019

UA’s Tristan Cooper talks about jarring hit on field TUCSON – There’s a fine line between landing a jarring hit on a player and being called for a targeting penalty by referees.  U of A’s Triston Cooper talks about his amazing hit on an NAU player and the risk of a penalty:...
14:39, 09/12/2019

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce toughest restriction yet on asylum requests The U.S. Supreme Court late Wednesday gave the Trump administration permission to enforce its toughest restriction yet on asylum seekers at the southern border, even though a lawsuit to stop the new policy is still working its way through the lower c...
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

Infant surrendered under safe haven at TFD station TUCSON – A newborn baby was left at a Tucson Fire Department station on Monday. Officials say the baby was about 12-hours-old when crews located the baby in the Safe Haven box. The baby, who was evaluated by paramedics, was reportedly in good conditi...
14:39, 09/12/2019

9/11 first responder diagnosed with cancer, then pulmonary fibrosis Tom Frey, 54, is a retired New York Police Department detective who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma linked to the time he spent at the World Trade Center site and the Staten Island landfill after the 9/11 attacks. He developed pulmonary fibrosi...
14:39, 09/12/2019

We Know Far Too Little About Vaping Risks A rash of vaping-related illnesses underscores the need for aggressive FDA regulation and oversight, without or without a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
14:39, 09/12/2019

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,......
14:39, 09/12/2019

How Climate Change in Iowa is Changing U.S. Politics Kamala Harris is trying not to step in it. As the California Senator turned presidential candidate tours a beef-and-produce farm in south-central Iowa on Aug. 11, a crouching campaign aide carefully walks a few feet ahead, pointing out the cow droppi...
14:39, 09/12/2019

| Stenson seeks more success in Sun City Henrik Stenson will return to the Nedbank Golf Challenge for the first time in three years, when he tees it up in the penultimate event on the 2019 Race to Dubai....
15:13, 09/12/2019

| Premier League 'experiencing a golden age' - Sacchi Arrigo Sacchi says the Premier League is "experiencing a golden age" with the likes of Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola, and Mauricio Pochettino in England....
15:13, 09/12/2019

Two Bit Circus adds social gaming and esports events for fall season Two Bit Circus is doubling down on its social gaming community with the addition of new events and esports gatherings for its fall season. The entertainment venue opened as a “micro-amusement park” and a kind of modern virtual reality arc...
15:13, 09/12/2019

Sega Genesis Mini: The Kotaku Review Sega was always more loved than it was successful. At no point was the maker of the Genesis and Dreamcast the worldwide leader in video games. When it succeeded in America, it fell short in Japan, and vice versa. The Genesis Mini is an encapsulation ...
15:39, 09/12/2019

Nearly half of stock pickers beat their passive peers over the last year Forty-eight percent of active U.S. stock funds outperformed their passive peers over the 12 months through June, up from 37% year-over-year, according to Morningstar....
16:00, 09/12/2019

Exclusive: This could be the best roller coaster in Florida ⁠— and beyond SeaWorld Parks is really stepping up its roller coaster game with the 206-foot Iron Gwazi at Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando's Ice Breaker.       ...
16:26, 09/12/2019

Photos: Stunning immersive art across the US You can find mesmerizing street murals, sculptures made of twigs and mind-boggling light installations across the U.S.       ...
16:26, 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

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma reaches tentative opioid crisis settlement Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said the agreement included more money from the Sackler family, which had become a sticking point during the recent talks....
16:52, 09/12/2019

Toronto Film Festival: See Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz on the red carpet Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm and Zazie Beetz are among stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF.        ...
16:52, 09/12/2019

For Poison-Dart Frogs, Markings Matter When It Comes to Survival An experiment found that white-striped frogs were less effective at scaring off predators than frogs with yellow stripes. Yet both populations are thriving....
16:52, 09/12/2019

DT Research DT340T review: A versatile but expensive military-grade tablet DT Research's 14-inch DT340T is tough and capable (and heavy), but if you specify the discrete Nvidia GPU and maximise RAM, SSD storage and battery capacity you’ll end up with a hefty price tag....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Mnuchin Says U.S. Looking Closely at Issuing 50-Year Bond The Treasury Department is “very seriously considering” issuing a 50-year bond next year, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said, as the Trump administration looks to take greater advantage of low interest rates to slow soaring borrowing costs....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Iowa National Guard members stayed at Trump Turnberry, Scotland, resort now part of congressional investigation The Iowa National Guard's stay at President Donald Trump's Turnberry resort in Scotland is one of multiple trips under congressional investigation        ...
17:13, 09/12/2019

Manufacturers don't control consumer relationships, platforms like Google do, says Sorrell Manufacturers don't have the direct relationships with shoppers they thought they would with the advent of the internet — it's platforms like Facebook that are in control, according to Martin Sorrell, executive chair of marketing group S4 C...
17:39, 09/12/2019

HTC Vive Cosmos VR: We have the price, release date, and first hands-on Say hello to the Vive Cosmos, HTC's first PC-VR headset with inside-out tracking. [credit: Sam Machkovech ] SEATTLE—After nearly a year of t...
17:39, 09/12/2019

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

What Is Escrow and When Is It Necessary? Where does your money go when it’s “in escrow?” Who’s in charge of it? Does it mean you’re in trouble? It sounds like you’re in trouble. The money still exists, right?...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Dutch nationals trespassed at Nevada National Security Site, authorities say Two Dutch nationals were arrested Tuesday, accused of trespassing at a national security site in Nevada on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks....
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

Divers recover body of last missing victim of California dive boat fire The body of the last missing victim of last week's deadly boat fire off the Southern California coast has been recovered by divers, authorities said Wednesday....
18:00, 09/12/2019

Georgia women charged after authorities rescue 43 pups living in ‘deplorable conditions’: police Two Georgia women face a slew of charges after authorities found more than 40 neglected dogs – including seven with their bottom jaws missing – living in what authorities described as “deplorable conditions.”...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Hurricane Dorian Is Gone. But the Bahamas Still Faces a Big Risk From Infectious Disease Hurricane Dorian’s 185 mph winds and punishingly slow pace smashed entire neighborhoods in the Bahamas, killing at least 50 people. But now, Bahamians are facing a different kind of threat. The lack of access to toilets, clean water and medicat...
18:00, 09/12/2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Denies Lying to Queen Elizabeth Over Brexit (LONDON) — The British government insisted Thursday that its forecast of food and medicine shortages, gridlock at ports and riots in the streets after a no-deal Brexit is an avoidable worst-case scenario, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

The Best Way to Save Nature? More Nature Avocets, terns and gulls swoop down onto Wallasea Island on England’s eastern coast, searching for food between blades of grass ruffled by the summer sea breeze. Aside from the wind, and the odd chirp or squawk, it’s quiet—the kind ...
18:00, 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

House panel approves new powers to investigate President Donald Trump The House judiciary committee voted along party lines Thursday to authorize a resolution that gives the panel more power to investigate President Donald Trump as part of potential impeachment proceedings....
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

The best golf courses in Scotland Golf began some 600 years ago on the links lands of Scotland and it is from these rough pastures that a simple game involving a ball and clubs went global....
18:26, 09/12/2019

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax files $400M defamation suit against CBS Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is suing CBS News for $400 million, claiming that the embattled network conducted interviews with women accusing him of sexual assault to repair its own public image, according to reports. The Democratic official accu...
18:26, 09/12/2019

Jeffrey Epstein lost interest in pregnant victim, made her recruit underage girls One of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged sex abuse victims said she brought him at least 70 underage girls after he lost interest in her when she became pregnant, according to a new report. The victim, only identified as L.M., claimed the perverted fin...
18:26, 09/12/2019

Mom scores $255K settlement after being fired for demanding private pump room A Staten Island nurse who sued her former employer for refusing to provide her with a private space to pump breast milk and then firing her for complaining will get a $255,000 payout, court records show. Tabetha Tyndale, 30, reached the agreement wit...
18:52, 09/12/2019

Dead man found rolled up in red carpet outside Harlem Starbucks A man’s lifeless body was found rolled up inside a red carpet outside of a Starbucks in Harlem early Thursday, police said. The grisly discovery was made by a passerby who noticed two feet sticking out of the carpet outside the java chain at the corn...
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

South Africa Look To Pick Brains Of IPL Regulars Ahead Of India T20Is Vice-captain Rassie van der Dussen said South Africa will bank on IPL regulars Quinton de Kock and David Miller to lead by example in the tough series in India....
18:52, 09/12/2019

Meet 15 Women Leading the Fight Against Climate Change From sinking islands to drought-ridden savannas, women bear an outsize burden of the global—warming crisis, largely because of gender inequalities. In many parts of the world, women hold traditional roles as the primary caregivers in families a...
18:52, 09/12/2019

Twitter blocks accounts of Raul Castro and Cuban state-run media U.S. social media firm Twitter Inc has blocked the accounts of Cuban Communist Party Leader Raul Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba's top state-run media outlets, a move the Cuban Union of Journalists denounced as "massive censorship"....
19:13, 09/12/2019

Japan's MUFG looks online to boost Africa, Middle East networks MUFG Bank Ltd plans to roll out an online platform to help clients find business partners in countries outside of Asia where it does not have a strong network, an official with Japan's largest lender said....
19:13, 09/12/2019

Supreme Court action on asylum rule denounced as inhumane The US Supreme Court’s clearing of the way for the Trump administration to deny nearly all asylum claims from Central Americans is being denounced by immigration advocates as a “death sentence” for migrants trying to escape poverty and violence...
19:13, 09/12/2019

Mexico says it disagrees with US Supreme Court order Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard says that Mexico’s government doesn’t agree with a U.S. Supreme Court order that would block migrants from countries other than Mexico and Canada from applying for asylum at U.S. borders...
19:13, 09/12/2019

NASA Reportedly Joins ISRO's Attempts to Contact Vikram The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is continuing its attempt to reach out to India's moon lander sending communication signals with its Deep Space Network (DSN), said officials....
19:13, 09/12/2019

Southeast Spain battered by worst storms on record, at least 2 dead MADRID — A large area of southeast Spain was battered Thursday by what in some places was the heaviest rainfall on record, with the storms wreaking widespread destruction and killing at least two people. The regional emergency service said a 51-year-...
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

College won’t punish students for blackface photo, citing First Amendment Four college students in Colorado posted a photo of themselves in blackface, setting off outrage online — but they won’t be disciplined because they’re protected by the First Amendment, university officials said. The photo, which was posted on ...
19:39, 09/12/2019

Romney pushes for e-cigarette recall in response to vaping-related lung illnesses The six vaping-related deaths reported across the country have prompted Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah to push for a recall of e-cigarettes, he said in a letter addressed to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday. ...
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

Cadillac debuts CT4 sedan via Instagram Cadillac on Thursday used Instagram to unveil new models of the 2020 CT4, a subcompact sedan the brand hopes will assist in attracting a younger, sportier demographic....
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

Trump Administration to Finalize Rollback of 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....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Higuita takes first pro win as Roglic moves closer to Vuelta glory "Colombia’s Sergio Higuita held on to win Stage 18 of La Vuelta in Becerril de la Sierra ahead of a chasing quartet led home by Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic, who strengthened his grip on the red jersey with three days of the race remaining."...
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

Coleman: I’ve never failed a drug test and never will "Christian Coleman insists he has \"never failed a drug test and never will\" after the American sprinter saw charges dropped for missing three tests."...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Semenya to receive gold medal from 2011 world championships "Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya will be officially awarded her gold medal from the 2011 world athletics championships at this year’s edition in Doha, but will not be there to receive it."...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Laos’s past is its present In the landlocked nation, credit is in short supply and few have bank accounts. Foreign lenders, development banks, microfinance institutions and fintechs want to solve its woes – it’s just not clear that Laos wants them back....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Daniel Johnston, folk singer and artist, dies at age 58 Daniel Johnston, a singer-songwriter and visual artist whose work attracted the praise of Kurt Cobain and Tom Waits, among others, died Wednesday at his home in Texas, his family said. He was 58....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Tallahassee stabbing suspect said he 'wigged out' and stabbed 'everything in front of him,' police say Antwann Demetris Brown was arrested on five counts of attempted first-degree murder and one count of aggravated assault in the Tallahassee stabbings.        ...
20:26, 09/12/2019

Shooting victim honored by Trump wasn't a hero and gave 'inaccurate account,' police say Chris Grant was shot and wounded in the El Paso Walmart shooting but police have called his actions "an act of self-preservation" only.        ...
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

Ugandan President wants mandatory death penalty for murder Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has asked the courts to impose mandatory death sentences for people convicted of murder following a series of kidnapping and killings, including one in which his nephew died....
20:26, 09/12/2019

Cancer patients use crowdfunding for medical bills, expenses (Reuters Health) - Even cancer patients who seemingly have health insurance are seeking donations online to help with medical bills, travel, drug costs and sometimes living expenses while they undergo treatment, a U.S. study suggests....
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

Working on Linux's nuts and bolts at Linux Plumbers Once a year, Linux's top developers meet at Linux Plumbers and the Kernel Summit to hash out problems and concerns with Linux development. Here's what happens....
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

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium in Tehran....
21:02, 09/12/2019

| WATCH | 'No-deal' Brexit could cause drug, food shortages in UK The British government's plans for a "no-deal" Brexit highlight "severe risks" including distruption to supplies of medicine and fresh food that could unleash protests and public disorder....
21:03, 09/12/2019

Cruz slams anti-gun execs: ‘Oh so brave’ Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ripped “oh so brave” corporate executives demanding gun control, calling them ill-informed on guns and more interested in playing politics....
21:03, 09/12/2019

I Need A Family Friendly Car That's Fast And Unique! What Car Should I Buy? Brian’s wife loved her Audi Allroad but it met an untimely end. She is looking for a replacement wagon but wants something a bit more unique this time. She has a fairly healthy budget for an all-wheel drive hauler. What car should she buy?...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Tesla Didn't Have Laguna Seca Officiate Its Alleged Record Model S Lap Time: Report After making a bunch of noise on Twitter about taking the Tesla Model S to the German Nürburgring after the Porsche Taycan set a record there, Tesla instead claimed it set a record time for a sedan around Laguna Seca. The only problem is the track re...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Yet another leak details the Pixel 4’s accessible take on Face ID The Pixel 4 XL leaks continue this week with a new look at the phone's face unlock functionality. While Google confirmed the Pixel 4 would include facial authentication when it detailed the phone's Soli chip in July, this is the first time ...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Slack's desktop apps get dark mode options The dark mode trend looks like it's here to stay, with more and more companies introducing black color schemes for their apps. The latest feature in Slack for desktop is support for dark mode to save your eyes when you're burning the midnig...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Is the iPad Mini a great choice for a small tablet? Yesterday's Apple event didn't cover any updates to its iPad Mini -- which makes sense given that the 2019 iPad Mini was just released back in March. When senior editor Chris Velazco reviewed the most recent model, it had been three years s...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Spain's Sanchez rejects latest Podemos proposal for coalition government Spain's acting Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez rejected on Thursday the latest proposal by far-left Podemos for a coalition government on a one-year trial period, though he remains open to negotiations to avoid a repeat election, a Socialist p...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Mexico pushes back after top U.S. court favors Trump on shunning migrants Mexico pushed back on Thursday against a U.S. Supreme Court action granting a Trump administration request to fully enforce a new rule curtailing asylum applications by immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, one that could create a new headache for Me...
21:26, 09/12/2019

Four dead, 13 injured in Turkey's southeast after blast: governor office Four people were killed and 13 were badly wounded in southeast Turkey after improvised explosives placed on a road detonated as a vehicle carrying villagers was passing, the Diyarbakir governor's office said on Thursday....
21:26, 09/12/2019

A mysterious interstellar object is approaching our solar system A mysterious object from deep space is fizzing toward the solar system — and scientists have no idea what it is. Dubbed C/2019 Q4, the high-speed body appears to be on a path originating from another star system that will see it fire past Mars ...
21:26, 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

New Zealand man admits he smashed cars with ax after drinking 48 beers A New Zealand man who says he downed 48 beers before smashing up two cars with an ax and chasing a group of friends during a drunken-rampage has pleaded guilty....
21:52, 09/12/2019

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are still missing. ...
21:52, 09/12/2019

Israel blasts report it planted spy devices near White House as 'fake news spiced with anti-Semitism' Current and former Israeli officials are pushing back hard Thursday on an explosive report claiming their country planted spy devices around the White House and other locations in Washington, D.C., calling it “fake news spiced with antisemitism” and ...
21:52, 09/12/2019

Zomato Layoffs Erase Rs 2,600 Crore From India's Info Edge Info Edge shares, which rose 1% on September 9, have since fallen 10% as investors saw the layoffs as a sign the slowdown in consumption is spreading....
22:26, 09/12/2019

United States, China Grant Trade Concessions As Fresh Talks Loom China's decision to exempt some US goods was a "big move" by Beijing and a positive gesture before trade negotiators from both countries meet in Washington, Donald Trump told reporters at the White......
22:26, 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

Mets score 9 runs on 11 hits on 9/11 The New York Mets totalled nine runs and 11 hits on Sept. 11 -- while wearing custom 9/11 shoes -- during a 9-0 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks....
22:26, 09/12/2019

Win a pair of tickets to see Chelsea take on Liverpool in the Premier League Chelsea face another early stern test of their top-six credentials as Liverpool visit Stamford Bridge on September 22 and Evening Standard have two tickets to give away....
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

Mauricio Pochettino hurt by Giovani Lo Celso injury loss but refuses to blame Argentina for setback Mauricio Pochettino says everyone at Tottenham is "so disappointed" by Giovani Lo Celso's hip injury but refused to criticise the Argentine national team for the situation....
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

Watched by millions, ‘vape influencers’ worry they will become collateral damage in Trump’s new ban On YouTube and elsewhere, an ecosystem of users says the government is overreacting, harming livelihoods and driving people back to tobacco cigarettes....
22:52, 09/12/2019

Sheryl Crow responds to Taylor Swift's masters controversy: 'I don't know what the big stink was' Asked on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" about Taylor Swift's masters controversy, Sheryl Crow sided with Big Machine, her own music label.        ...
23:13, 09/12/2019

Honduras is poor, violent and unstable. The Trump administration wants it to accept more asylum seekers. American officials are seeking to establish “safe third country” deals throughout the region, to diminish the crush of asylum seekers who have been heading for the U.S. border....
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

Mourning for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe marred by dispute, stampede Controversy over where and when former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will be buried and a stampede which injured several people trying to view his body marred the mourning for the deceased leader Thursday...
23:13, 09/12/2019

Baten Kaitos Speedrunner Loses 97 Hours Of Progress Due To A Single Item Cult-classic card game Baten Kaitos: Eternal Wings and the Lost Ocean is a pretty big game, especially if you want to collect everything there is to find. A 100% speedrun takes over 300 hours to complete, and even a single mistake could spell disaste...
23:13, 09/12/2019

NordVPN Teams is a VPN solution for businesses VPNs have grown increasingly popular among business users who work remotely and need to access company resources securely which is why NordVPN has announced that it is creating a new VPN solution dedicated to business clients.NordVPN Teams will provi...
23:13, 09/12/2019

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
23:13, 09/12/2019

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

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

A new storm could threaten hurricane-ravaged Bahamas It’s not going to get better in the Bahamas. Another storm is threatening the hurricane-ravaged archipelago, and will bring up to 8 inches of new rainfall in areas where rescue efforts remain underway in the wake of destruction wrought by Hurri...
23:39, 09/12/2019

Liz Cheney’s and Rand Paul’s brutal Twitter fight epitomizes the GOP’s Trump-ified foreign policy The president's foreign policy appears to have taken a turn, thanks to critics who have been afraid to criticize things they once would have abhorred....
00:00, 09/13/2019

Ben Carson cleared by HUD inspector general of misconduct in ordering $31,000 dining room set for office suite The year-long investigation found no evidence that Carson or his wife exerted improper influence over a controversial $31,561 order to replace office dining room furniture....
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

Paul Feig is just going to make his own Dark Universe The Dark Universe is dead, but the thing about monsters is that they always find a way to come back. A Depp-less version of The Invisible Man is already in the works, and now Paul Feig is digging into Universal’s monster toybox for his own monument t...
00:00, 09/13/2019

Turns out Abbey Road and Let It Be weren't meant to be the last albums the Beatles recorded Anyone who’s watched Let It Be, the documentary made from video of the Beatles recording (and arguing about) their final songs together as a four-person group, would assume there was never any way John, Paul, Ringo, and George would be willing—or abl...
00:00, 09/13/2019

The Last Christmas trailer promises to fill all your holiday rom-com needs The holiday rom-com is a special breed: Something about the end of the year kicks cinematic romantic travails up into a much heightened level. Ready to reach for that tinseled high bar is Last Christmas, a holiday rom-com with a considerable pedigree...
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

Grand jury indicts El Paso Walmart shooting suspect on capital murder charge The man suspected in last month's mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso was formally indicted on a capital murder charge.        ...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Pelosi: 'Impeachment is a very divisive measure' At a news conference after House Judiciary Committee approved guidelines for impeachment hearings on President Donald Trump, Pelosi was on the defensive. (Sept. 12)        ...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto likely to form by this weekend near Bahamas, could head toward Florida Some models show the system that could become Tropical Storm Humberto intensifying into a hurricane off the Southeast coast by early next week.        ...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Report: Supreme Court ruling caused mass polling place closures across Southern USA Voting rights advocates argue that the 2013 court decision made it easier for elections officials to disenfranchise black and minority voters.        ...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Gordon Brown: Government 'still not telling truth' about no-deal Brexit risks Gordon Brown claims the Government is "still not telling the truth" about no-deal Brexit risks and is trying to "minimise the damage" by claiming Operation Yellow Hammer sets out the worst case scenario....
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

Civil service should put their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, says Lib Dem mayoral candidate The civil service should "play their part" by putting their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate Siobhan Benita said today....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Heathrow Airport passengers told to travel as normal despite planned drone protest from Extinction Rebellion Police have told Heathrow passengers to travel as normal on Friday despite a planned climate change protest which aims to shut down the airport with drones....
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

DUP leader Arlene Foster: 'PM is committed to securing deal without Northern Irish backstop' DUP leader Arlene Foster said Boris Johnson has shown his commitment to securing a Brexit deal without the Northern Irish backstop after a "very good" meeting at Downing Street....
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

Brexit latest: What happens next? What was the MPs' vote about? Will there be a general election? The longest parliamentary session in UK history will come to an end on Monday night as the country lurches ever closer to the October Brexit deadline....
00:26, 09/13/2019

Manchester City hit Lugano for second-half six in Champions League thrashing Last 32, first leg: Lugano 1-7 Manchester CityMatch level at half-time before visitors pulled awayManchester City thrashed Lugano 7-1 in the first leg of their Champions League tie in Switzerland, after going in at the break level with their hosts.Ni...
00:52, 09/13/2019

County cricket: Somerset beat Yorkshire, Lancashire promoted – as it happened Somerset returned to the Division One summit with victory over title rivals Yorkshire, while Lancashire sealed an immediate escape from Division Two 8.02pm BST It was the afternoon someone put a rocket-booster up county cricket, six games finishing w...
00:52, 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

Brexit makes us question democracy – and so does climate change Beating climate change is for many a “sacred value” that trumps all others – but is it ever legitimate to abandon democratic norms to achieve a goal, asks Graham Lawton...
01:13, 09/13/2019

US to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after hundreds get strange illness The US is planning to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after people have become ill from a mysterious illness, but it is not known if e-cigarettes really are to blame...
01:13, 09/13/2019

New book focuses on Jackie Kennedy’s years as a reporter “Camera Girl,” an upcoming book on Jacqueline Kennedy’s early years as a columnist, draws on newspaper archives and interviews with friends.        ...
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

US Lawmakers Urge Trump To Press India To Lift J&K Communication Blackout A bipartisan group of four influential US lawmakers on Thursday expressed concern over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and urged President Donald Trump to press India to lift the communication......
01:39, 09/13/2019

Will Try To Fully Implement World Court Order On Kulbhushan Jadhav: India Hours after Pakistan said that second consular access to death-row convict Kulbhushan Jadhav would not be granted, India on Thursday said it will keep trying for full implementation of the verdict by......
01:39, 09/13/2019

Armed Forces Should Be Ready To Combat Bio-Terrorism, Says Rajnath Singh The real threat in today's time is bio-terrorism, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday and called upon the Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) of the SCO countries to devise ways to......
01:39, 09/13/2019

Alarm Bells? Darnold out, Bell hurt as Jets prep for Browns Quarterback Sam Darnold is out indefinitely with mono and will not play Monday when the New York Jets host the Cleveland Browns. But that's only the beginning of the bad news spreading for New York....
01:39, 09/13/2019

US, China Tariffs May Lower Global GDP By 0.8% In 2020: IMF Tariffs that have been imposed or threatened by the United States and China could shave 0.8% off global economic output in 2020 and trigger additional losses in future years, the International......
01:39, 09/13/2019

Pilot Spills Coffee, Forces Emergency Landing Of Plane With 326 People A commercial flight with 326 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing when hot coffee was accidentally spilled over the cockpit control panel over the Atlantic ocean, according to a......
01:39, 09/13/2019

Meghan Markle Returns To Work To Launch New Charity Fashion Range Britain's Duchess Meghan returned to work on Thursday for the first time following the birth of her first child with husband Prince Harry to launch a new fashion range whose sales will help a charity......
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

How to Save as Much Money as Possible Upgrading to the iPhone 11 iPhones are fucking expensive. If you’re one of the millions thinking of upgrading to iPhone 11 or iPhone 11 Pro next week, you will spend, at minimum, $700 by the time you’re done paying it off. You probably only need one phone, and you probably al...
02:00, 09/13/2019

'It's all gone to hell now': Fiscal hawks suffer their time in the wilderness For one night, Democrats and Republicans packed a Capitol Hill hotel Tuesday to celebrate a cause that has otherwise been abandoned in Washington: Fiscal conservatism....
02:00, 09/13/2019

Rudy Giuliani commemorates the 9/11 anniversary by sharing a clip of police bracing for a riot Ty Wright/Getty Images Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani took an unusual approach to commemorate the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Wednesday morning — he shared a video clip showing police officers bracing for a riot. The video beg...
02:26, 09/13/2019

Trump used his 9/11 speech to threaten terrorists with force even greater than 'nuclear power' if they attack the US again Al Drago/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested terrorists would face force even greater than "nuclear power" if they attack the US. During a speech commemorating the 9/11 terror attacks at the Pentagon, Trump said, "If for any reaso...
02:26, 09/13/2019

An Exhaustingly Exhaustive List Of the Stuff You Need On Your Bed When I die (hopefully in my sleep as an old lady like the woman in Titanic), they’ll need a crane to dig my cold dead corpse out of the massive heap of blankets, pillows, and bedding that comprise my bed. I have put a lot of thought into how to make ...
02:52, 09/13/2019

Never Forget How Terrible The Newsroom Was Remember HBO’s The Newsroom? I wish I didn’t. But with the 18th anniversary of 9/11, an especially cursed clip from the first season of that especially cursed show has been making the rounds on social media again....
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

Tableau is the must-know tool for data pros. Start learning for $25 Knowing how to turn data into visual representations that an audience can understand is a highly sought after skill, a skill you can master with the training in The Mastering Tableau Certification Bundle. You can get the entire package now for just $...
02:52, 09/13/2019

Thomas Cook in talks about £1bn rescue package Thomas Cook Group is in talks with its lenders to increase the size of a rescue fundraising to £1bn after Britain’s oldest travel agent warned it could face collapse unless it finalises a deal this month....
02:52, 09/13/2019

Is the Mets’ Wild Season Careening Into the Playoffs? It would have been hard to imagine a month ago, but the Mets are squarely in the race for a wild-card spot — and with an apparent camaraderie that other teams might envy....
02:52, 09/13/2019

US to share name of Saudi suspected of aiding 9/11 attackers The Justice Department decided Thursday that it would reveal a key new development in a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia for its alleged involvement in the 9/11 attacks - the previously redacted identity of an individual believed to be connected to the S...
03:13, 09/13/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyThe popular YouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to an anti-hate group, which he had dedicated as a mea...
03:39, 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

An exclusive bitcoin ETF-like product just hit the market—here's how it works A bitcoin-based fund from VanEck and SolidX is now available to "qualified" investors, and it could be a first step toward the long-awaited prospect of fully tradeable cryptocurrency ETFs, experts say....
03:39, 09/13/2019

| Korda sisters make history at Solheim Cup Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters to play together in the Solheim Cup when they tee off for the United States in Friday's foursomes....
03:39, 09/13/2019

| Eriksen is happy to remain with Spurs insists Pochettino Mauricio Pochettino insists Christian Eriksen is happy to stay with Tottenham after the Denmark midfielder failed to get a move during the transfer window....
03:39, 09/13/2019

Deja vu for Toronto Maple Leafs as training camp begins without Mitch Marner Last season’s leading goal scorer and restricted free agent Mitch Marner was not present as he remains in a contract dispute with management. General Manager Kyle Dubas gave no indication whether the two sides were close to a deal....
04:26, 09/13/2019

| WHO investigating possible unknown illness in Tanzania The World Health Organisation is sending a team to Tanzania to urgently investigate a "rumour" linked to the death of a person over an unknown illness....
04:26, 09/13/2019

A Sleepy Giant Seal Helped Foil an International Drug Smuggling Operation in Australia Australian police have thwarted a billion-dollar international drug smuggling operation — reportedly with the help of a giant seal. An international investigation into the drug gang reached its climax last week after an abandoned yacht was foun...
04:26, 09/13/2019

The Art Of Gears 5 The latest Gears of War is out this week, so tonight we’ll take a look at a bunch of the art that went into the game’s conception and production....
04:26, 09/13/2019

Watch: Las Vegas woman spins world's largest hula hoop A Las Vegas woman who broke the Guinness World Record for largest hula hoop spun by a female said she had to wear a protective vest to keep from damaging her ribs....
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

U.S. cuts vaping-related illness total under refined case definition U.S. health officials on Thursday cut the number of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes and vaping products under investigation to 380 as states began assessing patients based on a narrower case definition issued late last month by the Centers for ...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Philip Green's Topshop and Topman report £505m loss Pre-tax figure far exceeds £3.8m of losses recorded in previous yearSir Philip Green’s Topshop and Topman chains slumped to a £505m loss last year as sales fell and the retail tycoon wrote down the value of two of his flagship brands.Sales at the fas...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Walmart grocery delivery expansion Walmart is expanding it’s grocery delivery service nationwide. Walmart’s “Delivery Unlimited” service will deliver grocery orders to customers’ homes for either $98 dollars per year or $12.95 per month. The service will...
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

Popeyes says BYOB and make your own chicken sandwich (CNN) – Popeyes is telling customers they can ‘BYOB,’ Bring Your Own Bun.’ The chicken restaurant-chain introduced a new chicken sandwich in August, but it sold out after it became a nationwide craze. People lined up for blocks to get one. Try our n...
04:52, 09/13/2019

Nissan Rogue under investigation after claims emergency brakes turned on for no reason The probe, launched by the U.S. government's road safety agency, covers about 554,000 Rogue small SUVs from the 2017 and 2018 model years.       ...
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

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

What to know about leg cramps at night Leg cramps at night, or nocturnal leg cramps, are often linked with overuse or underuse of the muscles, but medical conditions may also be the cause. Learn about causes and treatments here....
05:13, 09/13/2019

The top takeaways — and trends — from New York Fashion Week In a week full of daring designs and much-welcome surprises, chic florals, eye-popping shades of green and cutting-edge glamour ruled the runways. The shows (almost) overshadowed the clothes Never have the venues been so creative and grand! Ralph Lau...
05:39, 09/13/2019

The unlikely congresswoman: Debbie Lesko hits the ground running If you had asked Rep. Debbie Lesko of Arizona 20 years ago if she would ever serve in the House of Representatives, when she was just starting out as a volunteer for the GOP in Glendale, she would have said no....
05:39, 09/13/2019

Bernie Sanders, the candidate of Soviet medicine At the Democratic primary debate on Thursday night, Bernie Sanders asserted that the pharmaceutical industry is defined by "greed, corruption, and price-fixing."...
05:39, 09/13/2019

'Bernie wrote the bill, I read' it: Klobuchar knocks Sanders for plan to eliminate private health insurance Sen. Amy Klobuchar hit Sen. Bernie Sanders on his "Medicare for all" plan during the third Democratic primary debate in Houston saying that while he wrote the bill, she actually read it....
05:39, 09/13/2019

Transgender deaths devastate families LUMBER BRIDGE, NC — “Okay, Mommy. I love you.” That was Brenda Scurlock’s last text from her son, Avery, before he was shot eight times, his body abandoned in a field in eastern North Carolina. Scurlock had always worried about Avery’s safety. He was...
05:39, 09/13/2019

'My time is growing near': John Lewis dangles impeachment announcement Rep. John Lewis has called Donald Trump an illegitimate leader and boycotted his inauguration, but he's remained conspicuously silent on demands for the president's impeachment.Despite his silence, advocates for Trump's removal see the civil rights i...
06:00, 09/13/2019

Two dead and widespread destruction as record storms hit Spain Flash flooding in southeast Spain has left at least two people dead and caused widespread destruction in what some authorities have called the heaviest rainfall on record....
06:00, 09/13/2019

Adele Officially Files for Divorce From Simon Konecki Adele is moving on. The 31-year-old British singer filed for divorce from Simon Konecki on Thursday, E! News can confirm. In April 2019, a rep for Adele announced she and her partner of......
06:00, 09/13/2019

Kevin Hart's Wife Eniko Shares Update on His Recovery After Hospitalization Eniko Hart says Kevin Hart is doing "amazing" after being released from the hospital on Wednesday afternoon. Paparazzi caught up with Eniko while she picking up a cup of coffee......
06:00, 09/13/2019

Everlane needed to open stores because 'basically' no online-only companies are profitable, CEO says "Everybody loves to say you don't spend money online, but the way things work now with Facebook, Instagram, and how much it goes to acquire a customer, then you have to ship it all," Everlane CEO Michael Preysman says on "Mad Money."...
06:26, 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

Beto O’Rourke’s Bold Statement on Gun Control: ‘Hell Yes’ He Wants to Take Your AR-15 Beto O’Rourke took a strong stand against assault weapons during the third Democratic debate on Thursday night—following a series of mass shootings, including one in his hometown of El Paso, Texas. When asked by ABC moderator David Muir t...
06:26, 09/13/2019

US Democratic debate rivals slug it out over health care Democratic Party candidates vying to take on Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election thrashed out their differences. Front-runner Joe Biden came out fighting amid criticism his policies were too moderate....
06:52, 09/13/2019

EU to give Colombia €30m in aid for Venezuelan migrants The EU's foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini has announced millions in financial aid to help Colombia deal with an influx of Venezuelan migrants. More than 4 million Venezuelans have fled in recent years....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Climate activists press ahead with Heathrow drone shutdown Climate change activists have vowed to press ahead with their plan to disrupt Heathrow Airport using drones. The pledge came as five members of the Heathrow Pause group were arrested in a preemptive swoop by police....
06:52, 09/13/2019

France fines Google nearly €1 billion in 'historic' tax fraud ruling Google has been ordered to pay nearly €1 billion to the French government over allegations of tax fraud. The ruling comes as European authorities are exploring new ways to clamp down on digital tax evasion....
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

More than half of Germans believe democracy in danger: survey A slight majority of Germans believe that democracy is in danger, according to a new YouGov poll. Right-wing extremism is given as the biggest reason for this belief....
06:52, 09/13/2019

'Walking through Walls' exhibition explores divisive borders The exhibition at the Gropius-Bau museum in Berlin marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. It deals with segregation and divisive ideologies — which the world is still filled with....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Signs for de Blasio’s debate ‘watch, watch party’ put up outside City Hall He’s fighting for your rights! From the couch! Posters mocking Mayor de Blasio’s quixotic presidential bid went up around City Hall Thursday — inviting people to attend his “debate watch, watch party” at Gracie Mansion. ...
06:52, 09/13/2019

NYPD sergeants honored for heroics at ceremony in Brooklyn When NYPD Sgt. Roger “RJ” Coleman saw a man with tattoos on his face and neck on a Manhattan subway platform back in May, he knew he was looking at the killer from a wanted poster that he had just handed out to his cops. “We were all looking for this...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Cops injured in Midtown brawl after teen hit by taxi When police got to the scene at West 52nd Street and Eighth Avenue around 2:30 p.m., the crowd went after the cops and officers used spray to gain control....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Stony Brook professor stole $200K from cancer research: feds A Stony Brook University professor pilfered grant money meant for cancer research and used it to pay for personal expenses, including mortgage payments on his house, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Associate Professor Geoffrey Girnun, director of ...
06:52, 09/13/2019

White House moving forward to strip California of vehicle authority: sources The Trump administration is moving forward with a plan to revoke California's authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from setting their own vehicle rules, three people briefed on the matter sa...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, even as he said an "easy" agreement would not be possible....
06:52, 09/13/2019

China's new digital currency could encourage worldwide use of the yuan, says CEO China's plans for a digital currency could serve as a "foundation" for the yuan's internationalization, allowing it to be distributed across the globe, says Circle's Jeremy Allaire....
06:52, 09/13/2019

Ahead of trade talks, China makes biggest US soybean purchases since June, traders say Privately run Chinese firms bought at least 10 boatloads of U.S. soybeans on Thursday, the country's most significant purchases since at least June, traders said...
06:52, 09/13/2019

Brush Up on Art History With Rugs Inspired by Paintings Regret sleeping through that elective? Shop these carpets which instructively riff on everything from Monet’s water lilies to the graffiti works that emerged in the 1970s....
07:13, 09/13/2019

New GOP PAC Launches With Ad Looking to Ride Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Popularity A new Republican PAC aimed at elevating “the next generation of Republicans” debuted during Democratic presidential debate on Thursday with an ad featuring Republican darling/foe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)....
07:39, 09/13/2019

I'm Shocked (Shocked!) That Jerry Falwell Jr. Would Send Emails Like This Turns out horndog Jerry Falwell Jr. has multiple facets to how much of a jackass he is. On Monday, we were alerted to how much Falwell insists on talking about his sex life at work, making his coworkers incredibly uncomfortable....
07:39, 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

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

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

With Trade Talks Looming, U.S. and China Move to Relax Tensions President Trump announced that China would resume purchases of American farm goods after a day of cooling tensions, raising hopes of averting the next round of tariff increases....
07:39, 09/13/2019

Justice Department nears prosecution of ex-FBI official McCabe: sources The U.S. Justice Department moved closer to a politically sensitive prosecution of former top FBI official Andrew McCabe on Thursday by rejecting a request from his legal team to drop the case, according to two sources familiar with the investigation...
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

| Fury not looking past Wallin as Wilder rematch looms Tyson Fury insists he is not looking past opponent Otto Wallin as a money-spinning rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder looms on the horizon....
08:00, 09/13/2019

Target 20th Anniversary Collection: Designers from Anna Sui to Zac Posen return Sept. 14 Target is bringing back nearly 300 popular items from over 20 years of designer partnerships including Michael Graves, Isaac Mizrahi and Zac Posen.       ...
08:00, 09/13/2019

Forever 21, Losing Young Shoppers, Is Said to Be Near Bankruptcy Filing The tide has turned for Forever 21 and similar fashion retailers in the past few years. Its hundreds of stores are getting less foot traffic, especially among the young and fashion-forward....
08:00, 09/13/2019

Over 50 and Freelancing to Fill the Gaps in Retirement Funds Whether they chose to retire or were forced out of a job, a significant chunk of American workers over the age of 50 are finding they need to reinvent themselves....
08:00, 09/13/2019

New on Netflix this week: The I-Land, Bill Burr, Unbelievable, Terrace House + more With so many TV shows and movies arriving on Netflix in Australia each week, it can be hard to keep track of the service's many new additions as they arrive.To help you find what's really new, we'll be publishing weekly updates that su...
08:00, 09/13/2019

18 Stylish Men's Clothing Sales to Upgrade Your Fall Wardrobe Shopping for new fall threads is great. Even better: Saving *big* on new fall threads. Grab your new fave sweater, sneakers, or jacket at a steep discount....
08:26, 09/13/2019

Interminable Mike Pereira Rules Monologue Interrupted Several Times By Ghastly Football The NFL’s got to clean this crap up. The Thursday night game between the Panthers and Buccaneers was already a hellish, dismal slog, featuring punchless, amateurish offense run by a pair of deeply disinterested quarterbacks. Then the fourth quarter r...
08:26, 09/13/2019

ECB Acts to Spur Eurozone's Flagging Economy The European Central Bank cut its key interest rate and launched a sweeping package of bond purchases Thursday that lays the groundwork for a long period of ultraloose monetary policy, jolting European financial markets and triggering an immediate re...
08:26, 09/13/2019

Occidental CEO calls for new U.S. laws to boost carbon capture Occidental Petroleum Corp plans to shift toward a carbon-neutral production model, it chief executive said on Thursday, but new U.S. laws are needed to support technologies designed to fight global warming....
08:52, 09/13/2019

New Zealand's PM Ardern acts to tighten gun laws further, six months after attack New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern introduced a new bill to parliament on Friday that aims to further tighten gun laws, as the country marks six months since the mass shooting in Christchurch that killed 51 Muslim worshippers....
08:52, 09/13/2019

Canada's Conservative leader attacks Trudeau - who wasn't present - in first debate Canada's Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer used the first official debate ahead of next month's election to attack Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who was not present, but struggled to shine against his two other opponents....
08:52, 09/13/2019

Former Oregon State, Cincinnati Bengals CB Terrell Roberts killed in shooting Former Oregon State Beavers and Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed at his grandmother's home in Richmond, Calif. He was 38....
09:13, 09/13/2019

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas as 1,300 still missing The Miami-based hurricane center issued a tropical storm warning for islands including hurricane-hit Abacos and Grand Bahama, saying the system could become a tropical depression or storm before making landfall as early as Friday....
09:13, 09/13/2019

New storm hits hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, could become tropical storm A new storm brought rain and wind to the hurricane ravaged Bahamas early Friday, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warning it could turn into a tropical storm....
09:39, 09/13/2019

Democrats in presidential debate hint at no swift end to China tariffs Democratic presidential hopefuls criticized President Donald Trump's trade war with China but gave no hint they would work toward a quick resolution if elected, pledging during their debate on Thursday to hold Beijing accountable for "corrupt" practi...
09:39, 09/13/2019

| Democrats intensify 'impeachment' probe of Trump Democrats have stepped up their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump even as the party's leaders remained dubious about the political value of the move 14 months before the next presidential election....
09:39, 09/13/2019

Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. I’m in the middle of a ten-day motorcycle tour of the bottom half of California, and if you can, I recommend it....
09:39, 09/13/2019

Comment Of The Day: Figment Of Your Imagination Edition Quit your job. Fix an old Land Rover. Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic. You have been warned....
09:39, 09/13/2019

Jurassic crocodile species identified 250 years after fossil discovery More than 250 years after an ancient crocodile's skull was found in Germany, scientists have finally confirmed the identity of the fossil as the now-extinct species Mystriosaurus laurillardi....
10:00, 09/13/2019

Video Shows UP Cops Thrashing Young Man As His Terrified Nephew Looks On A young man in eastern Uttar Pradesh's Siddharth Nagar district, near the border with Nepal, was beaten, dragged on the road and slapped by two policemen on Tuesday, the visuals of which were capture......
10:01, 09/13/2019

Hong Kongers troubled by unrest look for new homes abroad As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative region....
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

13 cultural references that made Friday the 13th unlucky Through myths, books and films, Friday the 13th has become an unusual day — even for those who aren't superstitious. The makers of the same-named movies might know a thing or two about this....
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

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

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

Saturn Awards set to celebrate Hollywood's collective inner nerd When filmmaker Dean Devlin was writing and producing the 1994 film "Stargate," one of the earliest entries in his sci-fi-centric filmography, genre projects were considered little more than potentially modest moneymakers aimed at a specific niche aud...
10:52, 09/13/2019

Arrest warrant issued for R. Kelly after failing to attend a court hearing A bench warrant was issued for singer R. Kelly after he failed to appear at a court hearing Thursday, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office in Minnesota said....
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

N.F.L. Settles Lengthy Fight with Insurance Company Over Concussions Many of the league’s insurers have claimed they did not have to pay for the concussion settlement with players because the N.F.L. had not disclosed the dangers of the game....
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

New SNL hire Shane Gillis opts for the ever-crappy "Sorry you're sorry" approach After the sort of day that pretty much no one could have seen coming—except, presumably, stand-up comic and recent Saturday Night Live hire Shane Gillis, who apparently attempted to scrub large swathes of his podcast, containing off-color, racist, an...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Grammy darling Brandi Carlile is no ‘Joke’ as she gets set to headline MSG After her early days as “a hustler … playing four-hour sets in seafood restaurants and s–t,” Brandi Carlile was more than ready for her Grammy moment on music’s biggest night in February. “I had just won three Grammys, and I was getting t...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Author J.K. Rowling Donates $18.8 Million to Research Into the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (LONDON) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ($18.8 million) donation announced Thursday will b...
11:39, 09/13/2019

Harvard says it received $8.9M in donations from Jeffrey Epstein Harvard University received nearly $9 million in donations from convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein over a nine-year period, the Ivy League university’s president disclosed in an email Thursday night. ...
11:39, 09/13/2019

Maryland hotel room fight actually just loud sex, woman says before allegedly getting in fight with guard The sounds of two women engaged in what those nearby believed to be a fight inside a Maryland hotel room Monday reportedly led to a surprising sexual confession, a visit from police and gunfire....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Feral hogs headed for US from Canada; wildlife officials warn of widespread damage An underreported threat along America's northern border has U.S. officials and local residents warning of widespread damage due to the reckless invaders: Feral hogs from Canada....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Derrius Guice could miss up to eight weeks with torn meniscus in his knee Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said the running back had a "minor procedure" Thursday to address the injury, but did not offer a timetable for Guice's return. Adrian Peterson will start in his place....
11:39, 09/13/2019

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

Bahamas Threatened With Another Storm, Forecasters Warn A storm brewing near the Bahamas is threatening to drench the islands, including areas devastated by the deadly Hurricane Dorian less than two weeks ago....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Murray hopes to be fit enough by next year to play Federer, Nadal "Former world number one Andy Murray said he still needs four or five months to play top-level tennis so that he can again take on old rivals Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal after career-saving hip surgery earlier this year."...
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

'Huge seal' helps cops catch fleeing suspects in $687M drug bust, Australian police say Authorities in Australia arrested two men attempting to transport 1.1 tons of illicit drugs worth an estimated $687 million.        ...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Two parachutists were free-falling — then US fighter jets flew below them, report says The jets were unaware they were flying near an active parachute site over Chatteris, nor did air traffic controls warn them ahead, the report says.        ...
12:00, 09/13/2019

United Auto Workers Official Charged in Widening Federal Probe Vance Pearson, director of the UAW’s Region 5 office in Missouri, was charged with embezzlement of union money in an expanding federal corruption investigation just as contract talks with auto makers pick up....
12:26, 09/13/2019

CSK Shut Down Dhoni Retirement Talk With Iconic Game Of Thrones Dialogue The rumour mills about MS Dhoni's retirement were on overdrive on Thursday before responses from Sakshi Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings and others set them at rest....
12:52, 09/13/2019

Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas....
12:52, 09/13/2019

France orders Google to pay $1.1B to settle tax fraud case Authorities ordered tech giant Google Thursday to pay more than $1 billion after a lengthy examination into the company's business activities in France, which prosecutors suspect were done to evade taxes....
12:52, 09/13/2019

Israel answers rocket attack by striking Hamas targets Israel Defense Forces struck several targets inside a Hamas military compound in Gaza late Wednesday in retaliation for rocket fire a day earlier, authorities said....
12:52, 09/13/2019

Australian state to cart truckloads of water to drought-hit town An Australian state will spend tens of thousands of dollars each month to truck water into a drought-hit town that is forecast to run out of drinking water by December, it said on Friday....
13:26, 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

Rochester diocese, facing flood of sex-abuse claims, files for bankruptcy protection The Rochester diocese filed for bankruptcy protection Thursday, less than a month after a new law led to a flood of sex-abuse claims.        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta People packed in Manuel’s Tavern in Atlanta to watch the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate debate, the third of the 2020 election cycle. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Woman accused of stealing $18,000 meant for burial of boy who died in a hot car The family paid Caroline Rich of Evansville, Indiana, more then $19,000, which they believed would go toward burial costs, according to an affidavit.        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

Hibino beats top-seeded Hsieh at Japan Women's Open Nao Hibino advanced to the semifinals of the Japan Women's Open by beating top-seeded Hsieh Su-wei 6-4, 6-3        ...
13:52, 09/13/2019

‘SNL’ new hire Shane Gillis apologizes for racist, sexist, anti-gay slurs in video, podcasts Soon after being named a new cast member of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” on Thursday, comedian Shane Gillis was facing accusations of racism, sexism and homophobia....
13:52, 09/13/2019

Milla Jovovich’s ‘Resident Evil’ stunt double sues producers over ‘catastrophic’ on-set injuries: report A professional stunt performer is bringing a hefty lawsuit against the producers of the latest installment of the “Resident Evil,” series after she says she suffered “horrific” and “catastrophic” injuries from an on-set motorcycle accident....
13:52, 09/13/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares at 6-week high on trade progress, ECB easing Asian stocks climbed to their highest in six weeks on Friday, as signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to calm fears of a global economic slowdown....
13:52, 09/13/2019

Amy Sherald’s Shining Second Act After her famous portrait of Michelle Obama, the artist is bringing her new works to New York. “Every painting is a kind of communion,” our critic says....
14:26, 09/13/2019

The iPhone 11 may be the best iPhone ever, but I still miss the iPhone 6s iPhone 11 preorders kick off on Friday morning around the world, and all three new handsets will ship to buyers and launch in stores next Friday. As we’ve explained so far, the new handsets feature a few incredible improvements over last year&r...
14:26, 09/13/2019

Google Maps just got a brand new feature that goes way beyond navigation Google has been adding plenty of new features to Google Maps over the year, most of them meant to improve navigation and commute experiences. The latest feature, however, is a lot more helpful than just providing directions to a new destination. Goog...
14:26, 09/13/2019

‘Did it work, Mommy?’’: Top Obama aide describes moment she realized reality was more important than rhetoric Former ambassador Samantha Power credits her young son with teaching her not to be too proud of the speeches that won her prominence as an “impassioned” critic of Russian aggression....
14:26, 09/13/2019

Senators ask why the military bombed 'a bunch of terrorists hiding in the bushes' with super-expensive F-35 Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee want to know why F-35s, which cost $35,000 an hour each to fly, were used to strike "a bunch of terrorists hiding in the bushes" when cheaper options may have been available....
14:26, 09/13/2019

Nintendo Switch runs rings around Wii Fit with new fitness controller Looking to do a proper work out in your living room? Me neither. However, if you want a Nintendo Switch game that uses more of your body than just your fingertips, the Ring Fit Adventure is set to bring a fitness-minded video game to the bestselling ...
15:13, 09/13/2019

Telegram slams WhatsApp’s puny 100MB file transfer limit WhatsApp took to Twitter recently to boast about its 100MB file transfer limit, suggesting that you use the app to send large files, rather than your email, but it wasn’t long before rival messaging app Telegram mocked it.Now, a few years ago,...
15:13, 09/13/2019

Sonos' IKEA speakers are about to get easier to control If you have one of IKEA's Sonos speakers, you'll be pleased to know that it's about to get easier to control, with the launch of a new accompanying remote that will allow you to adjust the volume and music playback of the Symfonisk lam...
15:13, 09/13/2019

Gig Economy in Crosshairs After Freewheeling Growth A California bill passed this week is the latest move by regulators and courts around the globe that could curtail companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash....
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

New 'SNL' member Shane Gillis apologizes for using anti-Asian slur in resurfaced video In a clip from a 2018 episode of his "Matt and Shane's Secret Podcast," Shane Gillis made derogatory remarks about Asians. He issued an apology.        ...
15:14, 09/13/2019

Paul Walker's daughter, Vin Diesel wish late actor and 'loveliest soul' a happy birthday Loved ones are remembering "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker on his birthday, including daughter Meadow, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson" and Vin Diesel.        ...
15:14, 09/13/2019

Bentley Flying Spur Speed seen with plug-in hybrid system Spyshots of Bentley's sportiest Flying Spur show charging flap for hybrid powertrain, likely to be Porsche Panamera-sourced Bentley is believed to be testing an upcoming flagship Speed variant of its new Flying Spur luxury saloon, and new spyshots s...
15:39, 09/13/2019

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2019 review New Discovery Sport is comfortable, refined and incredibly well mannered – as long as you drive it sensibly Make no mistake: there’s a lot more that’s new about this updated Land Rover Discovery Sport than immediately meets the eye. Sure, it looks ...
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

UK PM Johnson says there is the 'rough shape' of a Brexit deal to be done British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was the "rough shape" of a Brexit deal to be done and he was cautiously optimistic an agreement could be reached to smooth Britain's exit from the European Union....
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

Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office said on Friday....
15:39, 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

London Stock Exchange Rejects Bid From Hong Kong Rival The U.K. exchange operator rejected a $36.6 billion bid from Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, saying it had “fundamental concerns” about the price and Hong Kong’s long-term future as a financial gateway....
16:26, 09/13/2019

New Aston Martin DBX: interior shown in new spyshots Aston's first SUV is edging towards reveal, with new 'Ring shots showing the cabin and giving us a better glimpse of the exterior Aston Martin's new DBX SUV is edging closer to its reveal, with the latest batch of Nürburgring spyshots showing the in...
16:52, 09/13/2019

Dutch government explores possible sale of TenneT grid company The Dutch government is exploring strategic options including a possible sale of the German-Dutch grid company TenneT, which it owns in its entirety, it said on Friday....
17:13, 09/13/2019

FOCUS-Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history....
17:13, 09/13/2019

The (Dis)Inflationary Implications of Brexit The pound could soar or slide by double digits depending on whether the UK Brexits with or without a deal, impacting the rate of inflation in the process....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong Protesters' New Target: City's Vaunted Subway System Hong Kong protesters accuse the city’s subway operator, 75%-owned by the local government, of aligning with the authorities—and have made the system a target of their anger....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Oil slips towards $60 on demand worries, despite trade hopes Oil slipped to around $60 a barrel on Friday as concern about a slowdown in the global economy and oil demand outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Continental's Harold Hamm: Oil companies adjusting growth to meet demand Continental Resources chairman and CEO Harold Hamm discusses the oil markets and the passing of oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens with CNBC's "Squawk on the Street"....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Oil prices fall 1.2% on U.S.-China trade doubts, OPEC+ talks Oil prices fell about 1.5% on Thursday after a media report cast doubt on the possibility of an interim U.S.-China trade deal and as a meeting of the OPEC+ alliance yielded no decision on deepening crude supply cuts....
17:39, 09/13/2019

Otto Wallin using late father's words to inspire him for Tyson Fury showdown Wallin's dad Carl died in May and he's desperate to honour him when he takes on Fury in their heavyweight showdown at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this weekend...
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

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

Personalized sound for every concert goer: Today Aerosmith, tomorrow at a venue near you Imagine perfect sound quality at every live show. Dream on, you say? It's real: THX and Mixhalo are democratizing live audio so Steven Tyler's screeching vocals will follow you around -- and every seat in the house will be the best seat in the house....
18:39, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money's life and career in photos Eddie Money has passed away at age 70, his family told Variety, Rolling Stone and AP. We're taking a look back at the rocker's life and career in photos.        ...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Brad Pitt gives one of his best performances as a lonely, James Bond-like astronaut in 'Ad Astra' Warning: There are minor spoilers ahead for "Ad Astra." Brad Pitt stars as a lonely astronaut in the space film where he sets off on a mission to find his long lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) who was previously believed to be dead. Pitt's performance i...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Computers actually date back to the 1930s. Here's how they've changed. AP From the 1930s to today, the computer has changed dramatically. The first modern computer was created in the 1930s and was called the Z1, which was followed by large machinery that took up entire rooms. In the '60s, computers evolved from profe...
19:13, 09/13/2019

The most ridiculous law in every state Darren McCollester/Getty There are plenty of urban legends and fake state laws circulating around the internet. However, these weird or outlandish laws are actually on the books, whether they're enforced or not. Here are the most ridiculous laws fro...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Casper’s Wave Hybrid mattress provides comfort and support without compromise I’ve spent the past several years sleeping on a ridiculously cheap spring mattress that provided virtually no support, but having never experienced any back pain or related issues, I was fairly convinced I didn’t need a fancy mattress in ...
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

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence' Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....
19:13, 09/13/2019

Leading figures join Alexander Lebedev to celebrate the launch of his book Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch Leading journalists and society figures gathered in Northcliffe House last night for the book launch of Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch, by Alexander Lebedev....
19:13, 09/13/2019

The Londoner: Momentum turns on its own chief In today's dairy: Momentum turns on its own chief | Rusbridger fury as Banana splits | McEwan unleashes Cockroach on the Brexit fray | Palmerston takes a holiday...
19:13, 09/13/2019

Charlie Cole dead: Tianamen Square 'Tank Man' photographer dies aged 64 American photographer Charlie Cole, whose picture of the famous "Tank Man" during the Tiananmen Square protests became a defining image of the 1989 pro-democracy protests, has died aged 64....
19:13, 09/13/2019

Fantasy football fallout from Panthers-Buccaneers: Chris Godwin surging The Panthers fell to 0-2 on the season after Thursday night’s 20-14 loss to the Buccaneers. Here’s what it may mean for fantasy owners going forward: — Wide receiver Chris Godwin had a much more productive night than Buccaneers teammate Mike Ev...
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

Belichick ensures everything with the Patriots is always different. Except winning The most fearsome franchise in US sports won it all again last year – and, based on early evidence, they’ve somehow managed to improveAnother year, another week, another big win for the Patriots. It doesn’t matter if the coaching staff is ripped apar...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjær and the credibility conundrum at Manchester United Sceptics in the squad doubt the manager’s tactics and coaching but is it wise to assume he is out of his depth?Ole Gunnar Solskjær asked to be judged on this season and, four matches in, his credibility is being questioned within Manchester’s United ...
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

The Fiver | Yes, it's more Premier League things to look out for this weekend Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Liverpool v Newcastle: Unbeaten over two league games in which they beat Tottenham at White Hart Lane before inconsiderately helping to drum Javi Gracia out of a job by not losing against Watford at ...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – live! Warne urges cricket to be proactive about climate crisisCounty cricket – live! Get all the latest with Tanya AldredAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 6.28pm BST 3rd over: England 4-0 (Burns 0, Denly 0) Burns does well to defend a full inswinger from Cum...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more – as it happened News, previews and Friday press conference updates before the fifth week of action in the 2019-20 Premier League 5.16pm BST That will be all from us for today. Thanks for following today’s updates - there will be plenty more where this came from over...
19:39, 09/13/2019

Russian nuclear-powered missile with ‘unlimited’ range to be ready by 2025: report Russia’s nuclear-powered missile that reportedly will have “unlimited range” appear to be on track to be ready for war within the next six months, a U.S. intelligence assessment claims....
20:13, 09/13/2019

Dutch museum bans 'Golden Age' from exhibitions Not all that glitters is gold, the Amsterdam Museum has decided as it opts for '17th century' instead of 'Golden Age.' The move to ban the term has revived a debate about the Netherlands' colonial past....
20:13, 09/13/2019

Genetically modified mosquitoes breed in Brazil After a field experiment between 2013 and 2015, genetically modified mosquitoes are breeding in Brazil. According to the researchers' original plan, all released mosquitoes and their offspring should have died....
20:13, 09/13/2019

When cultures unite: Highlights from the 2019 Campus Concert Young performers from South Africa and Germany share their vision of harmony with a mesmerized audience in Bonn. The annual Campus Project organized by DW is one of the highlights of the Beethovenfest Bonn....
20:13, 09/13/2019

Cameron accuses Johnson and Gove of behaving appallingly over Brexit Former PM tells Times he worries desperately about Britain’s future• For the Record: signs of trouble before David Cameron book hits shelvesDavid Cameron has revealed Brexit makes him depressed and accuses Michael Gove and Boris Johnson of “trashing ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.57pm BST It turns out there are millions of Americans who want to spend more than t...
20:13, 09/13/2019

'National tragedy': Trump begins border wall construction in Unesco reserve Wall will traverse the entirety of the southern edge of the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument, one of the most biologically diverse regions in the USConstruction of a 30ft-high section of Donald Trump’s border barrier has begun in the Organ Pipe Ca...
20:13, 09/13/2019

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No 1 choiceMore of the best Film | Classical Continue...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and power in the hands of the few, while 14 million Brito...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Canelo Álvarez scaling two weight classes in bid for Sergey Kovalev's title Mexican to climb two divisions to fight Kovalev on 2 NovemberÁlvarez, 29, is coming off points win over Daniel Jacobs in MayCanelo Álvarez will move up two weight classes to challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light heavyweight championship on 2 Nov...
20:13, 09/13/2019

California boat fire: crew was asleep when blaze started, investigators say Boats like the Conception, which caught fire and sank this month, are required to have a crew member keep watch at nightAll six crew members were asleep when a fire broke out aboard the scuba diving boat Conception in southern California, killing 34 ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

'Lovers of Modena' skeletons holding hands were both men Researchers believe pair might have been siblings, cousins or soldiers who died togetherThe “Lovers of Modena”, a pair of skeletons so called because they were buried hand-in-hand, were both men, researchers have found.The bones, from between the 4th...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Edward Snowden in exile: ‘you have to be ready to stand for something’ – video Edward Snowden has spent the last six years living in exile in Russia and has now decided to publish his memoirs, Permanent Record. In the book he reflects on his life leading up to the biggest leak of top secret documents in history, and the impact ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

We're quitting smoking, so why is big tobacco booming? - video Smoking rates are falling in the UK, US and much of Europe. Forty-five per cent of Brits smoked in the 60s and 70s, compared with just 15% today. You would think this was bad news for cigarette profits, but tobacco companies are making more money tha...
20:13, 09/13/2019

US in danger of losing measles-free status, a 'mortifying' effect of anti-vaxx movement If a measles outbreak continues in New York, he U.S. could lose its measles elimination status in part thanks to the anti-vaccination movement        ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Pompeo: US-Brazil have entered a new important era Secretary of State Pompeo met with his visiting Brazilian counterpart Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo at the State Department Friday. The two made statements to the press confirming the strategic partnerships between the two nations. (Sept. 13) ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Bianca Del Rio for president? Drag queen Bianca Del Rio says her latest show, 'It's Jester Joke,' is an anecdote to 'Brexit and Donald Trump and Theresa May dancing,' as she continues her run of dates in the U.K. (Sept. 13)      ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Harvard says Epstein's $9M donations came before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges Almost all of the $9 million that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein gave to Harvard was donated before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges        ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Woman took the homeless to dinner at Taco Bell. They got tossed out instead Employees tossed them out of Taco Bell even though a good Samaritan was buying a group of homeless people dinner.        ...
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