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Is B.D.S. Anti-Semitic? A Closer Look at the Boycott Israel Campaign

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement aims to press Israel to change its policies toward the Palestinians. It has generated heated debate and much misinformation....

Is B.D.S. Anti-Semitic? A Closer Look at the Boycott Israel Campaign

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Members of Israeli parliament to Congress: Resolution opposing Israel boycott is 'dangerous to Israel' Nearly two dozen members of Israel’s parliament sent a letter to Congress thanking them for the recent resolution opposing an international effort to...
2019-08-14, 00:00

Israel will consider U.S. Mideast plan, Palestinians to boycott Israel's prime minister said on Sunday he would give U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan fair and open consideration, while the Pale...
2019-06-24, 05:48

House Overwhelmingly Condemns Movement to Boycott Israel The 398-to-17 vote brushed aside voices of dissent within the Democratic Party, including two freshman representatives who are the House’s most vocal...
2019-07-24, 05:16

House condemns Israel boycott over liberal objections The House passed a resolution Tuesday condemning a global boycott movement against Israel, with the lopsided vote coming over the objections of some ...
2019-07-24, 04:32

House passes bill opposing Israel boycott — despite AOC’s ‘no’ vote WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution to oppose the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions moveme...
2019-07-24, 04:16

House passes resolution condemning global boycott targeting Israel The vote comes after months of turmoil centering on Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), two Muslim freshmen who have stood accuse...
2019-07-24, 03:16

Dems decry Omar resolution defending Israel boycott: 'Dead on arrival' High-profile Democrats are decrying a controversial resolution from Rep. Ilhan Omar affirming the right to boycott Israel, even as they rally behind ...
2019-07-19, 21:00

Pro-LGBTQI Coca-Cola campaign sparks calls for boycott in Hungary Coca-Cola has featured same-sex couples kissing in commercials over bottles of the major soft drink in Hungary. And politicians and conservative acti...
2019-08-07, 19:00

Omar introduces resolution defending boycott of Israel, likens it to boycotts of Nazi Germany, Soviet Union U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar proposed a resolution this week supporting the right to boycott Israel, likening the boycott of the Jewish state to boycotts of ...
2019-07-18, 13:00

Israel moves closer to new election as Netanyahu struggles to form government Israel moved toward a new election on Monday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's efforts to form a government following a national ballot just las...
2019-05-27, 19:32

Israel Strikes Iraq in Expansion of Campaign Against Iran Israel struck a weapons depot near Baghdad in July, a U.S. official said, in what appears to be the first Israeli military campaign in Iraq in almost...
2019-08-23, 21:16

‘I called out Palestinian suffering – and was met by antisemitic abuse’ Labour MP Rosena Allin-Khan was trying to improve lives for sick children, but she unleashed a torrent of trollingEven after a decade’s experience as...
2019-08-03, 16:48

Corbyn ally suspended after 'antisemitic rant' One of Jeremy Corbyn's close allies has been suspended from the party after he was recorded claiming Labour’s antisemitism crisis was "whipped ...
2019-05-31, 13:32

Hancock attacks 'antisemitic' Labour at Tory hustings Health Secretary Matt Hancock has attacked Labour at a hustings event, where he apparently warned of the danger of an "antisemitic party" taking powe...
2019-06-06, 01:48

Automatically kick out antisemitic members, Starmer urges Labour Labour should change its rules to automatically throw out members involved in "clear" cases of antisemitism, a member of Jeremy Corbyn's top team has...
2019-07-10, 20:48

John Cusack under fire for antisemitic 'follow the money' tweet Actor posts message alongside popular far-right motto before backtracking amid barrage of criticismJohn Cusack has apologised after coming under fire...
2019-06-18, 17:16

Trump stands by antisemitic trope that sparked anger among Jewish Americans President repeated view that voting Democrat was ‘disloyal to Jewish people’, remarks that have caused shock and disdainDonald Trump on Wednesday rep...
2019-08-21, 19:48

Trump accuses Jewish Americans of ‘disloyalty’ for voting Democratic, in antisemitic trope President’s remarks seemed to refer to a perception that Jewish Americans have a dual loyalty to both America and IsraelDonald Trump used an apparent...
2019-08-21, 05:48

Jordan Spieth keeps getting closer and closer He doesn't even like using the word "slump." But with more solid rounds, like Thursday's 66 at the Memorial, Jordan Spieth gets closer to putting wha...
2019-05-30, 23:16

Hezbollah retaliates against Israel with a missile strike, and Israel fires back The exchange of fire was brief, but it illustrated the dangers of a wider war as Hezbollah exacted revenge for the killing of two of its commanders i...
2019-09-01, 22:16

Hezbollah retaliates against Israel with a missile; Israel fires back at Lebanon The exchange of fire was brief, but it showed the dangers of a wider war as Hezbollah said it had exacted revenge for the deaths of two of its comman...
2019-09-02, 07:16

Trump suggests 'setup' after Tlaib rejects Israel's invite: 'Israel acted appropriately!' President Trump suggested that Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., may have tried to set up the Israeli government after she backed away from her stated int...
2019-08-17, 03:32

‘Way ahead of the field’: inside the Trump campaign's unprecedented social media campaign Donald Trump spent more than $11.1m on Facebook and Google ads alone more than 500 days before the electionIt was the end of a tumultuous month for t...
2019-07-03, 09:48

Trump campaign views healthcare as a 2020 campaign weapon U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign believes he can turn Republicans' biggest liability from last year's congressional elections - the debate abou...
2019-05-24, 13:48

Israel Reverses Course, Allows Rep. Rashida Tlaib to Visit. Tlaib to Israel: Nah, I’m Good First, an Israel visit was off the table, then it was back on and now it’s off again as Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) has said she won’t be visiting h...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Here’s What to Know About the Mulan Boycott The current political turmoil in Hong Kong has extended to an unlikely battleground: Disney’s live-action remake of Mulan. On Thursday, an onli...
2019-08-17, 00:32

The SoulCycle Boycott Seems Like It's Actually Working Remember last month when a bunch of people got really upset that the billionaire who owns a group of trendy gyms was hosting a fundraiser for Preside...
2019-09-06, 20:00

Trump Slams CNN Owner, Suggests Boycott Of AT&T US President Donald Trump appeared to call todayfor a boycott of AT&T in order to force "big changes" at CNN after criticizing the cable news network...
2019-06-03, 21:48

AT&T stock rises after Trump suggests a boycott President Trump's years-long effort to punish CNN for its news coverage took a new, yet wholly unsurprising turn on Monday when he suggested a boycot...
2019-06-04, 12:32

Brazil does not expect boycott due to deforestation: spokesman Brazil's government does not expect an international boycott of Brazilian products due to increasing deforestation in the Amazon rainforest basin, pr...
2019-08-08, 07:32

Trump, in tussle with CNN, suggests boycott of parent AT&T President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday immediately after he arrived in London for a pomp-filled state visit to Britain to complain about CN...
2019-06-04, 04:32

| Boycott slams England for 'batting without brains' Geoffrey Boycott has torn into England after they collapsed to 67 all out in the third Test against Australia, saying they "batted without brains" an...
2019-08-24, 16:48

Doctors' Strike: 40,000 Boycott Work In Maharashtra More than 40,000 doctors in Maharashtra are boycotting work today as part of a strike call given by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) in support o...
2019-06-17, 09:32

UP Lawmaker Urges Boycott Of "Pro-BJP Shopkeepers", Protests Follow Samajwadi Party lawmaker Nahid Hasan has sparked off a controversy by asking the people of his assembly constituency, Kairana, to boycott "pro-BJP" s...
2019-07-23, 02:32

Netanyahu calls to boycott Israeli channel behind HBO show Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is calling for a boycott of an Israeli TV channel for producing the new HBO docudrama “Our Boys,” which he condemne...
2019-09-01, 10:48

Swedish hockey players boycott training, tournament over pay The top female hockey players in Sweden refused to attend training camp Thursday or play in an upcoming international tournament in Finland, the late...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Cricketers Boycott and Strauss knighted in May's resignation honours Cricket-loving former PM hands awards to two former England captainsThe former England cricket captains Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss have been...
2019-09-10, 02:32

GOP to boycott buying ads on Twitter until McConnell’s account is unlocked ​WASHINGTON — Republicans on Thursday launched a widespread boycott of ad spending on Twitter until the social media giant unlocks Senate Major...
2019-08-08, 22:00

It's Too Early To Call For 2022 CWG Boycott: Sports Minister Shooting has been axed from the 2022 edition by Birmingham Organising Committee, citing logistical issues. The move triggered angry reactions from th...
2019-08-27, 15:48

Ethiopian opposition parties threaten election boycott A coalition of Ethiopian opposition parties on Tuesday threatened to boycott a national vote next year without changes to an electoral law they view ...
2019-09-03, 18:32

Hong Kong protesters call for 'Mulan' boycott Liu Yifei, the actress starring in Disney's upcoming live-action "Mulan", waded into the Hong Kong protest controversy on Thursday by expressing supp...
2019-08-17, 06:32

‘When They See Us’ sparks call to boycott Linda Fairstein books The explosive Netflix series “When They See Us,” which depicts in excruciating detail the so-called Central Park Five being railroaded by...
2019-06-03, 21:16

How will a Hollywood boycott affect the Georgia film industry? After a controversial anti-abortion bill, studios and major stars have threatened to abandon a $9.5bn industry but many are urging them to stayGeorgi...
2019-06-04, 09:32

Ex-UK PM May prompts storm over knighthood for cricket hero Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen Geoffrey Boycott, one of her cricket heroes, for a knighthood, attracting criticism from domesti...
2019-09-11, 09:32

Miriam Margolyes joins Mark Rylance's RSC boycott over BP Fellow actor backs stance on oil firm, and Greta Thunberg hails Rylance as role modelThe row over fossil fuel sponsorship of the arts continued to es...
2019-06-27, 21:32

China orders boycott of top film awards in Taiwan Movie stars from mainland China have been banned from participating in Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards — dubbed the "Chinese-language Oscars." It's seen...
2019-08-07, 20:00

Top data firm cites hypocrisy in boycott over ICE work One of Silicon Valley’s top data firms is pushing back hard on a boycott effort tied to its work for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and its fou...
2019-09-14, 00:32

Would a Hollywood boycott protect women's rights? Elizabeth Debicki, Erika Christensen, Lake Bell and Rosanna Arquette discuss an industry boycott of states passing restrictive abortion laws. (June 1...
2019-06-14, 13:48

Geoffrey Boycott knighted in May's honours despite assault conviction Decision condemned by domestic violence charity as ‘dangerous message’The former England cricket captain and commentator Geoffrey Boycott has been kn...
2019-09-10, 10:00

The reason why Trump is demanding that Americans boycott AT&T is ridiculous President Donald Trump used his Twitter account (via CNBC) today to call for a boycott of the nation's second largest carrier, AT&T. Did the wireless...
2019-06-04, 02:48

Hong Kong students boycott classes after weekend of violence Hundreds of Hong Kong university and school students swapped classes for democracy demonstrations on Monday, the latest act of defiance in an anti-go...
2019-09-02, 08:48

Montenegro fire Serbian coach over Kosovo qualifier boycott "Montenegro have fired their Serbian coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic after he pulled out of Friday\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier against Kosovo, the country\u0...
2019-06-08, 13:16

Group calls for boycott of airlines that use facial recognition software A digital rights group on Wednesday called on passengers to fly only with airlines that don't use facial recognition technology in an effort to end w...
2019-06-06, 06:00

Government steps in to try to avoid India Commonwealth Games boycott • Sports minister Nigel Adams suggests separate shooting event• India unhappy after shooting not chosen as one of the 19 sportsThe government has int...
2019-08-14, 12:32

RSS-Linked Group Wants Boycott of Chinese Companies, Writes To PM Modi Indians should stop buying from Chinese companies and the government should reconsider trade concessions to its biggest neighbour after China allied ...
2019-08-23, 11:16

Hong Kong students boycott classes, hold rallies Protesters have disrupted Hong Kong's morning commute. The action follows a weekend during which police used some of their harshest force yet in over...
2019-09-02, 13:32

How Qatar's Cows Show Growing Resistance To Saudi-Led Boycott Three times a day, the Holstein cows on this dairy farm north of Doha placidly step onto a circular platform to get hooked up to automated milking tu...
2019-07-22, 11:16

GOP senator calls for China boycott as Hong Kong rages Americans should boycott Chinese products in response to the intensifying political crisis in Hong Kong, a Republican lawmaker urged amid rumors Beij...
2019-08-14, 03:00

Bowled out by Brexit, former UK PM May honors cricket hero Geoffrey Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honoring her hero whose persistent style she...
2019-09-10, 06:00

Equinox and SoulCycle face boycott over investor's Trump fundraiser SoulCycle says it does not support fundraiser by Stephen Ross, chair of company that owns EquinoxCustomers of the fitness companies Equinox and SoulC...
2019-08-08, 07:32

Geoff Boycott knighthood criticised by domestic abuse charities Ex-England cricketer Geoff Boycott has been awarded a knighthood by Theresa May in a farewell honours list that also rewards many of her former aides...
2019-09-10, 09:00

Bundesliga: Paderborn fans threaten boycott over RB Leipzig cooperation "Cooperation with RB? Not with us!" Supporters of newly-promoted Bundesliga side SC Paderborn have threatened to take drastic action at matches next ...
2019-06-06, 08:32

No Scrutiny On Sensitive Bills, Opposition Plans Parliament Boycott The opposition has decided to hold a planned boycott of the ongoing parliament session, upset over the government's refusal to send certain controver...
2019-07-24, 16:16

Bowled out by Brexit, former UK PM May honours cricket hero Geoffrey Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honouring her hero whose persistent style sh...
2019-09-10, 16:32

U.S. to boycott flagship Russian investment forum over detained investor U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman will boycott a flagship investor forum in St Petersburg this summer to protest against Moscow's prosecution of...
2019-05-28, 17:00

Hungarian Coca-Cola ads with same-sex couples trigger calls for a boycott In a statement, Coca-Cola said it would not back down amid the latest instance of vocal anti-gay backlash across parts of post-communist central Euro...
2019-08-07, 07:32

Calls for boycott of Japan grow in S.Korea as labour row simmers Calls in South Korea for a boycott of Japanese goods in response to Japanese restrictions on the export of high-tech material to South Korea picked u...
2019-07-05, 09:32

Oregon Republican lawmakers continue climate bill boycott SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Senate was again unable to conduct business because of a Republican boycott of the Legislature over major climate chang...
2019-06-23, 22:00

Qatar prime minister to travel to Saudi Arabia amid boycott Qatar’s prime minister will be heading to Saudi Arabia for two summits, marking the highest-level contact between the neighboring nations since a boy...
2019-05-29, 19:48

AIIMS Doctors To Boycott Work Tomorrow In Support Of Bengal Agitation Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi today attended to patients in helmets and bandages to convey their suppor...
2019-06-13, 15:16

Pro-LGBT Coca-Cola adverts spark boycott calls in Hungary Campaign linked to Sziget festival criticised by senior member of ruling Fidesz partyAdvertisements by Coca-Cola relating to a popular music festival...
2019-08-06, 04:16

South Korea boycott hitting sales of Japan's Uniqlo, company says A boycott on Japanese goods in South Korea has had an impact on casual clothing chain Uniqlo's sales in the country, the company said on Friday, high...
2019-08-09, 07:00

SoulCycle, Equinox face boycott calls over investor's Trump fundraiser Fitness chains SoulCycle and Equinox on Wednesday sought to distance themselves from a fundraiser for U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly in the w...
2019-08-08, 05:00

Black leaders boycott Trump visit over 'racist, xenophobic rhetoric' Senior Democrats in Virginia stay away from commemorationPresident says boycotters acting ‘against their own people’Donald Trump on Tuesday waded fur...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Report: Qatar premier to travel to Saudi Arabia amid boycott DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Al-Jazeera is reporting that Qatar’s prime minister will be heading to Saudi Arabia for two summits, marking...
2019-05-29, 19:48

Boycott North Korea's 'inhumane' mass gymnastic displays, says ex-diplomat Defector calls on European tourists and online viewers to shun cultural displays that take children out of schoolThe highest-ranking official to defe...
2019-05-30, 07:16

President Trump Tells Americans to Boycott AT&T During Unhinged Twitter Rant President Donald Trump sent a barrage of strange tweets during his flight to the UK overnight, but one of the weirdest tweets instructed Americans to...
2019-06-03, 14:32

Born of a Boycott, a Women’s Ultimate Frisbee League Charts Its Own Path Frustrated by a perceived lack of equality in a male-dominated professional league, a group of players broke off to establish a women’s competition a...
2019-06-28, 18:48

Calls for boycott of Japan grow in South Korea as labor row simmers Calls in South Korea for a boycott of Japanese goods in response to Japanese restrictions on the export of high-tech material to South Korea picked u...
2019-07-05, 08:00

‘Trump Train’ held at the station after boycott threat derails GOP fundraiser A local Republican group in Ohio has canceled a fundraiser featuring a ride on a train bearing President Trump's name after alleged threats from poli...
2019-09-11, 16:00

Pakistan Minister Blames India For Sri Lanka Players' Tour Boycott Science and Technology Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry said India threatened the players from Sri Lanka against participating in the upcoming series ...
2019-09-10, 19:00

Home Depot shoppers threaten boycott over Trump-supporting co-founder Home Depot shoppers have been threatening to boycott the store after its co-founder, Bernie Marcus, revealed in a recent interview that he’d be...
2019-07-09, 09:16

Crusty Country Music Fans Want to Boycott Wrangler Jeans For Partnering with Lil Nas X This week, after Wrangler jeans announced a new yee haw agenda capsule collection with Lil Nas X, some country music fans are calling for a full out ...
2019-05-23, 05:48

Greens’ leader urges other parties to boycott French debate that excludes her The Greens are calling it a violation of the"democratic principle of full and fair debate on election issues" and demanding that TVA "respect the inc...
2019-09-10, 04:00

Trinamool Says Will Boycott Centre-Convened Meets, Involves Home Ministry TMC member Saugata Roy Friday said the West Bengal government will continue to boycott meetings called by the centre till the Union Home Ministry sto...
2019-06-21, 23:16

Northern Ireland abortion campaigners urge Disney and Netflix boycott Calls for US giants to match stance taken on issue in Georgia Netflix and Disney are threatening to pull film production in Georgia over the US state...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Eric Dickerson says NFL Hall of Famers may boycott 2019 induction ceremonies Former NFL star Eric Dickerson believes Hall of Famers may skip this year's induction festivities because of issues they have with the league's treat...
2019-07-21, 09:32

Hollywood's boycott of Georgia over heartbeat bill could squeeze state's economy A boycott of Georgia spearheaded by actors and producers in the wake of the state’s new abortion restriction threatens to upend its position as the H...
2019-05-25, 06:16

University of Alabama votes to return $26.5 million to donor who called for boycott The University of Alabama voted to return a $26.5 million gift from a donor who recently encouraged students to boycott the school over Alabama’s con...
2019-06-07, 22:48

Bernie Sanders Finally Appears On His Own Twitch Channel—During Amazon Boycott Last time we checked in on endearingly grouchy democratic socialist uncle and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ Twitch channel, it was notably lac...
2019-07-18, 03:16

South Korean boycott of Japanese goods hits beer and carmakers Honda down 81% and beer sales fall 97% amid deepening spat over countries’ wartime legacySales of Japanese beer and cars have plummeted in South Kore...
2019-09-05, 11:00

Prime Day: activists plan protests in US cities and a boycott of e-commerce giant Immigrants and workers say Amazon should cut ties with federal deportation agencies and provide better work conditionsActivists, immigrants and Amazo...
2019-07-15, 18:16

The call for a boycott against SoulCycle appears to be working despite the tactic's unpredictable record Shutterstock In August, some SoulCycle users were outraged when the chairman of the company that owns the brand — and many others, like Equino...
2019-09-07, 23:48

Queensland captain Cherry-Evans backs State of Origin anthem boycott Maroons skipper hopes snub will spark debateIndigenous players won’t sing Advance Australia FairQueensland captain Daly Cherry-Evans says he not only...
2019-06-03, 08:00

A Hollywood boycott over anti-abortion law would hurt the film industry and Georgia's economy A contentious anti-abortion bill proposed in Georgia is throwing Hollywood into turmoil as it mulls over how to respond. A potential boycott of Gerog...
2019-06-02, 22:00

Zimbabwe's women boycott Olympic football qualifier against Zambia over unpaid fees The troubles in women's football in Zimbabwe continue as the national team refuse to play the second leg of their Olympic qualifier against Zambia in...
2019-09-02, 07:48

'Come off social media': Phil Neville calls for boycott to combat racism – video Phil Neville has called for the football community to boycott social media in an attempt to combat racist abuse received by players. 'I’ve lost total...
2019-08-20, 23:16

Phil Neville calls for social media boycott to combat racist abuse • England women’s manager responds to Pogba abuse on Twitter• ‘Let’s come off social media. Let’s see the effect that it has’Phil Neville has called ...
2019-08-20, 23:16

Phil Neville: Players should boycott social media to combat racist abuse "England women\u0027s coach Phil Neville has urged the football community to boycott social media for six months and \"send a powerful message\" in r...
2019-08-20, 16:16

The Derry Girls are right – a boycott won’t change Northern Ireland abortion law | Anna Cafolla Concentrating on entertainment industry boycotts only lets politicians off the hook and hurts those who can least afford it“You can be sure I will fi...
2019-06-05, 19:32

Olive Garden calls out fake claims they support Trump after boycott trends Olive Garden, the Italian American chain restaurant, was forced to defend itself against potential customer boycotts after a Twitter user claimed the...
2019-08-26, 19:48

Chrissy Teigen, other celebs join boycott of Equinox, SoulCycle over Trump fundraiser Chrissy Teigen, Billy Eichner and George Takei call for boycott after it was revealed the chair of Equinox and SoulCycle is fundraising for Trump. &...
2019-08-08, 07:32

Disney’s Mulan star sparks call for boycott with Hong Kong stance Crystal Liu, the lead in Disney’s live-action remake, voiced support for police in the cityDisney’s live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a...
2019-08-17, 08:00

South Korean boycott of Japan grows ahead of crucial trade decision As a trade spat with Japan threatens to intensify, South Koreans are striking back with a movement to boycott Japanese products that is growing in sc...
2019-08-01, 17:48

From beer to pens, South Koreans boycott Japanese brands as diplomatic row intensifies As soon as supermarket manager Cho Min-hyuk got to work the day after Tokyo imposed curbs on exports to South Korea, he pulled all Japanese products ...
2019-07-19, 19:48

Japanese Automakers' Sales Fall In South Korea Amid Consumer Boycott Japanese automakers posted sharper sales falls in South Korea in August, industry data showed on Wednesday, hit by a consumer boycott of Japanese veh...
2019-09-04, 14:32

Virginia Democrats vow to boycott legislature's 400th anniversary celebration if Trump attends Virginia Democratic lawmakers said Friday they will boycott an upcoming ceremony to mark the 400th anniversary of representative democracy in America...
2019-07-21, 03:32

Bengal State Lawyers To Boycott High Court Judge Over "Political Remarks" The political battle in West Bengal between the Trinamool Congress and the BJP cast a rare and ominous shadow over the judiciary on Monday, with stat...
2019-07-23, 16:32

Boycott by Whites of South African Restaurant Reflects Growing Sense of Grievance Many Afrikaners are spurning a once-cherished restaurant chain to protest its banning of a white man. The boycott has drawn “an eye roll” among many ...
2019-06-29, 21:32

Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy thrown in middle of US Open ‘boycott’ controversy The US Open controversy is starting early this year. A frustrated — and anonymous — group of players vented their growing anger with the USGA and rev...
2019-05-28, 17:00

Hong Kong students boycott classes as Chinese media warns 'end is coming' School and university students call for democracy after weekend of violent clashesThousands of students in Hong Kong have boycotted the first day of ...
2019-09-03, 01:00

| Neville calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse Phil Neville believes football players should boycott social media in the wake of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffering racist abuse onli...
2019-08-21, 01:16

As Wayfair Workers Protest Migrant Detention, the Specter of a Consumer Boycott Rises Employees and consumers, with the help of activist groups on social media, are targeting companies that are doing business with detention facilities ...
2019-06-27, 23:16

Stacey Abrams visits Hollywood to urge against boycott over Georgia's 'heartbeat' abortion law Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams flew to Los Angeles this week to encourage Hollywood executives and industry officials not to go...
2019-06-13, 14:48

Owner of SoulCycle and the Miami Dolphins faces outrage and calls for boycott over Trump fundraiser The billionaire owner of Equinox is planning a high-dollar Hamptons fundraiser for President Donald Trump, leading to calls for a boycott of the luxu...
2019-08-09, 03:32

Nigerian vice president to boycott financial summit in South Africa -foreign minister Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will boycott the World Economic Forum's Africa summit in South Africa over riots in the host country that have...
2019-09-04, 19:32

On social media, calls for boycott of Home Depot because co-founder supports Donald Trump Shoppers have taken to Twitter and Facebook to call for a boycott of Home Depot after its co-founder says he will back Donald Trump's reelection...
2019-07-09, 06:48

‘Mulan’ star Liu Yifei’s support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott Disney doesn’t need this right now. Nor do protesters in Hong Kong, who for months have been embroiled in a government boycott. They’re u...
2019-08-17, 08:00

Gizmodo President Trump Tells Americans to Boycott AT&T During Unhinged Twitter Rant | Jalopnik  Gizmodo President Trump Tells Americans to Boycott AT&T During Unhinged Twitter Rant | Jalopnik The Ford v. Ferrari Trailer Makes Me Wish the Dam...
2019-06-03, 17:32

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the company is furnishing migrant camps AP Photo/Jenny Kane Wayfair is catching customers' ire online. In a letter signed by more than 500 employees and sent to the company's leadership, ...
2019-06-27, 21:48

CVS, Pill Club wage public feud over birth control rates; some shoppers boycott Some CVS shoppers and Pill Club members are calling for a boycott of the drugstore chain, causing hashtags #BoycottCVS and #CVSDeniesCare to trend. ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Students Boycott Classes on the First Day of the School Year in Hong Kong’s Latest Democracy Protest The Demosisto party of high-profile activist Joshua Wong called a student strike Monday—the first day of the new school year—in a bid to ...
2019-09-02, 07:48

Trump’s Presence at Virginia Event Marking Jamestown Anniversary Brings Boycott, Protest An event to mark the 400th anniversary of the legislative start of Jamestown, Va.,—the English colonial settlement that saw the first captive African...
2019-07-31, 18:32

All-electric aviation? It’s closer than you may think Commercial aviation is responsible for about two per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, but there is a potential solution over the hazy horizon...
2019-07-13, 08:00

The electric flight era is closer than you think Electric planes have been talked about as a possibility for many years, but now they're on the tarmac and even up in the air. So can the world&#...
2019-06-28, 13:16

Second chance was as bad as the first for Mets’ closer Less than 24 hours later, it didn’t get any better for Edwin Diaz. After blowing a two-run lead in the top of the ninth inning Thursday night in a ga...
2019-06-15, 11:32

A Closer Look At Cadence of Hyrule Cadence of Hyrule, which will be available on June 13 for Switch, is a crossover of The Legend of Zelda and the hit indie game Crypt of the NecroDanc...
2019-06-11, 22:48

Theresa May honours list in full: The 57 people chosen by ex-PM as Geoffrey Boycott and Brexit aides given knighthoods Theresa May's resignation honours list has been released, with cricketers Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss among the stars recognised for services...
2019-09-10, 12:00

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely ...
2019-08-18, 09:32

Social media users call for Home Depot boycott because co-founder supports Donald Trump Social media users are calling for a boycott of Home Depot after the retailer's co-founder Bernie Marcus revealed he will support Trump's r...
2019-07-09, 22:48

South Korean petrol stations refuse to fill up Japanese cars amid growing boycott Sales of holidays, beer and even tickets to see Butt Detective the Movie slump amid trade tensionsPetrol stations and garages in South Korea are refu...
2019-07-24, 11:48

Where daredevil monks climb closer to God Hidden in the countryside of the nation of Georgia, the 130-foot Katskhi pillar of rock is home to one of the world's most isolated churches, where m...
2019-08-23, 19:16

Video: Why Sebastian Vettel is closer to F1 ban than you may think The Italian Grand Prix could hardly have been worse for Sebastian Vettel, and the Formula 1 stewards provided a sting in the tail that might have dra...
2019-09-10, 02:00

We’re one step closer to atomic radio Enlarge / Physicist C.J. Holloway in his atomic recording studio at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. (credit: J. Burra...
2019-06-22, 05:16

Sean Spicer row: Dancing With The Stars fans call for boycott after former Trump press secretary joins line-up Dancing With The Stars fans and crew members are fuming after it was revealed former White House press secretary Sean Spicer will appear on the show'...
2019-08-22, 10:48

Pro-life group calls for Netflix boycott after streaming giant threatens to leave Georgia over 'heartbeat' bill A United Kingdom-based pro-life group has called for a boycott of Netflix after the streaming giant said it would consider shunning Georgia over the ...
2019-06-05, 21:16

Josh Norman says Redskins defense is ‘much closer than we ever have been before’ Following Thursday night's preseason win, Norman alluded to a safety the team released last year and the one it signed to replace him as factors in t...
2019-08-24, 20:48

The Latest: San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on San Francisco’s effort to ban sales of electronic cigarettes in the city (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Fr...
2019-06-19, 01:16

A closer look at the Bose 700 noise-cancelling headphones As great as the Bose QuietComfort 35 II headphones sound, let's be real: they look like they were designed for dads on a business trip. And list...
2019-06-05, 22:48

Woods closer to Snead than Nicklaus at Memorial Tiger Woods back at Memorial closer to record 82 career victories of Snead than 18 majors by Nicklaus        ...
2019-05-30, 02:48

SpaceX is inching closer to Starship’s big debut SpaceX has had an incredibly busy year thus far, with a steady series of rocket launches and new initiatives like Starlink in the very earliest stage...
2019-07-09, 06:16

Little cat feet in New York come closer to first U.S. state declawing ban New York crept closer to becoming the first U.S. state to outlaw cat declawing on Tuesday, after both chambers of the state legislature passed a ban ...
2019-06-05, 03:48

San Francisco closer to banning e-cigarette sales San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigar...
2019-06-19, 07:16

Video Games Get One Step Closer To Being In The Olympics Although the Olympics are known more physical competitive pursuits like gymnastics and swimming, the organization has been inching closer and closer ...
2019-09-11, 21:00

Josh Norman says Redskins’ defense is ‘much closer than we ever have been before’ Following Thursday night's preseason win, Norman alluded to a safety the team released last year and the one it signed to replace him as factors in t...
2019-08-25, 06:16

Braves recall Minter, put him back in closer’s mix ATLANTA (AP) — A.J. Minter is back with the Atlanta Braves after a five-week stay at Triple-A Gwinnett, getting a chance to reclaim the job he lost a...
2019-06-12, 05:32

Linux on your laptop: A closer look at EFI boot options A review of what EFI boot (UEFI firmware) is, how it works, how it interacts with Linux installations, and a few tips and personal experiences on how...
2019-08-24, 03:16

The Latest: EU leaders getting closer to filling key posts BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A European Union official says leaders are moving closer to fil...
2019-07-01, 11:16

Report: The FTC May Be Considering Closer Antitrust Scrutiny of Amazon The Federal Trade Commission is putting Amazon under “closer watch,” a move that may signify heightened interest in some kind of antitrust investigat...
2019-06-02, 22:48

'Space Invaders' movie is closer to becoming a reality Warner Bros. bought the movie rights to Space Invaders years ago, and now it looks ready to do something with the classic alien-blasting franchise. ...
2019-07-14, 04:48

GM moves closer to securing Missouri tax break State senators passed incentives that would give GM $50 million in tax credits over 10 years in return for a $750 million investment to expand a ligh...
2019-05-21, 16:32

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the po...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think (or is it?) UPDATE: It's not clear if TechRadar misunderstood Alaa Elshimy's statements or the senior Huawei executive misspoke, but apparently, the company's An...
2019-05-28, 22:48

Griezmann edges closer to Barcelona switch "Barcelona appear to be edging closer to the signing of Antione Griezmann but confusion reigns as to whether they have paid the Frenchman\u0027s rele...
2019-07-12, 12:48

Chlamydia vaccine moves a step closer Pioneering clinical trial raises hopes of cure for ‘hidden’ sexually transmitted infectionA vaccine to protect against chlamydia has moved closer to ...
2019-08-13, 07:00

Italy crisis edges closer to resolution Italy's center-left and the 5-Star Movement are running out of time to form a coalition to avert elections. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has sai...
2019-08-28, 09:16

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think Things may look bleak from the outside for the world's second-largest smartphone vendor, but it's becoming clearer and clearer that Huawei was in fac...
2019-05-28, 20:48

Congress Is One Step Closer to Sticking It to Robocallers A comprehensive robocall-fighting piece of legislation—that would help stop the robocall scourge and prevent American consumers from paying for block...
2019-07-18, 00:16

Russia-based FaceApp goes viral, gets a closer look Life really is short for anyone using FaceApp. The aging and face manipulation app has taken smartphones by storm, but cybersecurity experts and poli...
2019-07-18, 23:16

Get closer than before with OPPO Reno’s first ever 60x Digital Zoom Wherever you go today, chances are you have your smartphone in your pocket. But more than just a device for keeping you connected to the world, smart...
2019-06-09, 15:16

Taliban Says Moving Closer To A Deal In Talks With US US and Taliban negotiators moved closer Tuesday to a deal, the insurgent group said, as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced guarded hope for a deal...
2019-08-28, 23:48

Chandrayaan-2 Closer to Moon With Orbit Change The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday said it has successfully performed the fourth lunar bound orbit manoeuvre for the Chandrayaan...
2019-08-31, 12:48

Iran, U.K. Inch Closer to Tanker Resolution Iran and the U.K. are making progress toward the release of an Iranian tanker impounded in Gibraltar, a move that could prompt Tehran to free a Briti...
2019-08-14, 00:00

Mets getting closer to getting Brandon Nimmo back KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Brandon Nimmo is on the comeback trail. The Mets outfielder went 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout as the designated hitter in a...
2019-08-17, 11:00

Have space fever? Here are five jobs that will take you to closer to the stars From space historian to space doctor, jobs that will take you where no man has gone before are becoming more mainstream.     ...
2019-07-22, 22:32

VMware Tanzu brings containers and VMs closer together During its annual VMworld conference, VMware announced a new set of services for managing both virtual machines and containers in a single view calle...
2019-08-27, 22:48

Fit in my 40s: will Soccercise get me closer to my World Cup dream? | Zoe Williams It has the look of a Pilates class interrupted by someone throwing footballs into itFitness tips: ways into football for beginnersThere’s nothing mor...
2019-05-25, 14:16

Have space fever? Here are five jobs that will take you closer to the stars From space historian to space doctor, jobs that will take you where no man has gone before are becoming more mainstream.     ...
2019-07-23, 01:48

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Disney film after lead actress voices support for police force Protesters in Hong Kong have taken aim at a new target amid calls for political reform after actress Crystal Liu took to social media to voice her su...
2019-08-17, 01:00

White House, Congress getting closer on budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are drawing closer to a two-year budget agreement that also raises the debt ceiling, although both si...
2019-07-17, 22:32

Trump, Kim Jong Un edge closer to historic DMZ handshake President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un have edged closer to a historic handshake, tentatively set for Sunday across the border between...
2019-06-30, 13:16

Peace deal in Afghanistan closer than ever before, says NATO chief NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday that there was a real chance for peace in Afghanistan as U.S.-Taliban peace talks continue ...
2019-08-06, 05:16

Huawei’s Android replacement is one step closer to becoming a reality Huawei is getting closer, it seems, to the day when it will begin relying on a Plan B mobile operating system to replace the reliance it’s enjo...
2019-06-14, 04:16

We’re One Step Closer to a Blood Test that Predicts When a Person Will Die While death is inevitable, knowing when it will come isn’t necessarily, and scientists have been trying to develop a test that could reliably a...
2019-08-22, 02:48

The world’s largest telescope is one step closer to completion The world's largest telescope is one step closer to completion. This month, the team working on the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) completed the...
2019-07-31, 23:32

Facebook is inching closer to a think-to-type computer system Elon Musk isn't the only one who wants us to communicate via brainwaves. Facebook also has ambitious plans to interface with computers using wea...
2019-07-31, 20:16

Boris Johnson Takes Another Step Closer to U.K. Leadership Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gathered further momentum in his bid to become the next British prime minister as Conservative Party lawmakers...
2019-06-20, 16:32

It Looks Like Meek Mill May Get a New Trial: 'We Are One Step Closer to Justice' Meek Mill, born Robert Rihmeek Williams, has spent the last 11 years of his life hounded by a drug and gun conviction that stole his freedom and serv...
2019-07-17, 21:48

Palestinians move closer to Arab cash infusion Arab countries have reaffirmed a pledge to pay $100 million a month to the Palestinian Authority. The move comes a day after the Palestinians rejecte...
2019-06-23, 21:16

How we made Closer – by Clive Owen and Patrick Marber ‘I wanted to write a Shakespearean scene with someone in disguise, so I went into a lesbian chatroom pretending to be a gay woman’I was in Atlanta in...
2019-07-09, 09:16

Apple Watch just got one step closer to ditching the iPhone When the first Apple Watch launched in 2015, it was inextricably linked to Apple’s iPhone. Much of the Apple Watch’s functionality depend...
2019-06-19, 02:01

All-Afghan conference brings country closer to peace An all-Afghan conference that brought together Afghanistan’s warring sides appears to get the country a step closer to peace with a statement that la...
2019-07-09, 10:16

Dominic Thiem Got Closer, But Rafael Nadal Still Stepped On Him Last year, in the first major final of his life, Dominic Thiem just seemed happy to be there. Flattened by a Rafael Nadal charging toward his 11th Fr...
2019-06-10, 22:32

Top prospect Anthony Kay is moving closer to his Mets debut Anthony Kay is a step closer to his Mets debut. The highly touted 24-year-old lefty continues to blaze through the team’s farm system. Kay and right-...
2019-06-11, 00:48

Covering the Closer: Two Decades of Writing on Mariano Rivera Ahead of Rivera’s induction into the Hall of Fame this weekend, we compiled excerpts of New York Times articles from a handful of the biggest moments...
2019-07-21, 18:00

Five ways to feel closer to nature – even if you live in the city From stopping to notice the trees and the clouds to putting bird boxes near your windows, spending more time with nature can boost your health and we...
2019-07-08, 02:16

Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title "Jean-Eric Vergne took another step towards becoming the all-electric Formula E series\u0027s first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that h...
2019-06-23, 00:48

The iPad just moved a big step closer to replacing your laptop It’s been nearly 10 years since the debut of the iPad, and we’ve had to wait for iOS 13 to arrive to finally get the kind of external storage s...
2019-06-04, 18:48

Pope moves America's 'first televangelist' closer to sainthood The late Archbishop Fulton Sheen, a charismatic figure of U.S. Roman Catholicism in the 20th century and a pioneer in using media for religious purpo...
2019-07-06, 22:00

Apple Watch set to get one step closer to being independent from your iPhone Even if you own the full LTE version of the Apple Watch 3 or Apple Watch 4, neither of these devices work entirely without an iPhone, but a new hint ...
2019-06-19, 12:32

US-Iran move closer to a flashpoint as tensions spike The Trump administration found itself in the awkward position Monday of demanding that Iran comply with a nuclear accord that the president has derid...
2019-06-18, 06:32

Alphabet's robotaxis get one step closer to commercial use in California In a milestone approval, Alphabet-owned Waymo can transport passengers for robotaxi service and is the first to be able to use a third-party safety o...
2019-07-03, 00:48

TD Ameritrade inches closer to enabling in-vehicle trading Drivers using Google’s Android Auto or Amazon.com Inc.’s Echo Auto can use voice commands to unlock market performance summaries and sector updates, ...
2019-07-23, 03:16

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 1...
2019-09-13, 18:00

US soccer app brings fans closer to the action, players The U.S. soccer organization has launched its first-ever mobile app to rally up fans from across the nation and bring greater visibility to this winn...
2019-05-28, 22:48

Bristol-Myers Moves Closer to Buying Celgene Bristol-Myers cleared a major hurdle to complete its acquisition of Celgene, after the two companies agreed to sell a skin treatment for $13.4 billio...
2019-08-26, 23:48

A’s closer Liam Hendriks destroys Warriors: ‘Treated us like s–t’ Oakland A’s closer Liam Hendriks blasted the neighboring Warriors for treating the baseball club “like s–t,” and is thrilled Steph Curry and Co...
2019-08-29, 02:48

Former Yankee Kirby Yates is dominant closer for Padres The pitcher who is fast becoming the best closer in the National League — if he’s not already — was once a Yankee. Kirby Yates — who picked up ...
2019-05-23, 07:16

One Step Closer to ‘Beam Me Up’? Teleportation is Possible…At Least at the Quantum Level Have you ever seen Star Trek? If so, you must be familiar with characters being ‘beamed’ from one spacecraft to another, or to a planet. While Star T...
2019-09-13, 12:00

Amazon Is Getting Closer to Building an Alexa Wearable That Knows When You're Depressed It looks like Amazon is working on a new Alexa-powered gadget that can listen to you and decide how you feel, and make recommendations based on your ...
2019-05-23, 18:48

Trump’s Financial Secrets Move Closer to Disclosure A federal judge rejected President Trump’s efforts to block banks from complying with congressional subpoenas, and New York lawmakers voted to let Co...
2019-05-23, 02:32

Iran 'closer to enriching uranium with advanced centrifuges' Iran has started installing advanced centrifuges, moving it a step closer to producing enriched uranium with them, the UN's nuclear watchdog has warn...
2019-09-09, 13:32

Louisville closer McAvene suspended 4 games after ejection LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville relief pitcher Michael McAvene has received an automatic four-game suspension following his ejection for disputing ...
2019-06-03, 05:32

Sebastian Vettel inches closer to one-race ban after error Sebastian Vettel is just one significant incident away from a race ban after an Italian Grand Prix which saw him slapped with the second most severe ...
2019-09-08, 18:32

Giraffes move closer to endangered species protection The tallest living land animal faces 'silent extinction,' one conservation group has said. Some 106 countries backed a CITES protection, paving the w...
2019-08-23, 03:48

Scientists say they're closer to possible blood test for chronic fatigue Scientists in the United States say they have taken a step toward developing a possible diagnostic test for chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition cha...
2019-05-21, 14:48

Google Pay inches closer to US ubiquity with support for 32 new banks Formed in 2018 by combining Google Wallet and the 2015-released Android Pay platform, Google Pay is probably not as widely used in the US as arch-riv...
2019-05-22, 11:48

Sweden takes a step closer to being smoke-free by 2025 The Scandinavian nation has further limited public spaces where people can smoke. Smoking has already been banned in bars and restaurants since May 2...
2019-07-02, 06:16

Sudan military and opposition move closer in transition talks Opposition leaders said on Thursday they had resolved major sticking points in talks with Sudan's military rulers, bringing them closer to a deal on ...
2019-08-01, 17:16

Closer To Moon. Lander 'Vikram' Separates From Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter The highly advanced moon lander 'Vikram' successfully separated from India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 orbiter today, the Indian Space Research Organisa...
2019-09-02, 12:00

A's edge Astros 3-2 in 13 to inch closer in playoff chase Robbie Grossman singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros &#...
2019-08-17, 16:32

Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel goes on IL; Baez late scratch ​​​​​​​Chicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel was put on the injured list with elbow inflammation on Thursday ahead of a big series against the Milwaukee ...
2019-09-07, 01:32

Astronauts come one tiny step closer to building an off-world base NASA will be sending humans back to the lunar surface in the very near future. Following that, plans for a crewed mission to Mars are also in the car...
2019-09-10, 03:00

Fantasy baseball owners can still find hidden gems at closer The MLB trade deadline has passed, and the dust has settled. It is now your responsibility as a fantasy baseball owner to pick up the pieces and figu...
2019-08-04, 06:48

Luis Severino and Dellin Betances inching closer toward returns Nearing the midpoint of August, the Yankees haven’t gotten a pitch from Luis Severino and Dellin Betances. Both right-handers seemingly inched closer...
2019-08-12, 21:32

| Sharks step closer to finalising 2020 coaching staff The post-Robert du Preez era at the Sharks is taking shape already, with the Durban-based franchise a step closer to finalising their coaching staff....
2019-09-01, 13:48

Zack Wheeler moves step closer to Mets return SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler was back on a mound Friday, if only for 13 pitches. The Mets right-hander, who is recovering from a shoulder impingement...
2019-07-20, 08:32

Desperate Red Sox turning to Nathan Eovaldi to fill closer role The Red Sox bullpen is in desperation mode. After giving up 19 earned runs in 10 innings in two games against the Yankees, Boston is set to make a ch...
2019-07-02, 23:16

Pope Moves First African-American Priest Closer to Sainthood Pope Francis decreed the “heroic virtues” of the first African-American Catholic priest, thereby bringing a man who was born into slavery in the 19th...
2019-06-12, 23:48

In rebuke to China, Taiwan calls for closer ties with U.S., allies A report released on Wednesday by Taiwan's defense ministry calls for closer ties with the United States and other countries in a rebuke to China's m...
2019-09-12, 12:00

The Latest: Migrant ship moves closer to Italian island MILAN (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The German humanitarian group Sea Watch says its rescue...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Hurricane Dorian moves dangerously closer to Georgia coast Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp and Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor hold a news conference in Atlanta Wednesday, in preparation of approa...
2019-09-05, 03:32

| Robots edge closer to unloading trucks in Amazon-era milestone As FedEx and United Parcel Service beef up automation to keep pace with surging e-commerce and a potential threat from Amazon.com, they’ve been stump...
2019-05-21, 19:32

California closer to letting college athletes make money The California Assembly has passed legislation to let college athletes make money, setting up a confrontation with the NCAA that could jeopardize the...
2019-09-10, 13:32

Atwood says 'Handmaid's Tale' got much closer to reality, prompting sequel Canadian author Margaret Atwood said a deterioration in women's rights in some parts of the world including in the United States prompted her to writ...
2019-09-11, 06:32

Kacey Musgraves Says Psychedelic Drugs "Brought Me Closer to Our Planet" Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to go "down in flames" for being true to herself. The Grammy winner, who has reached new heights with her Golden Hour a...
2019-09-12, 04:00

Forget the Hamptons: Long Island has closer, cheaper escapes Forget the Hamptons: The rest of Long Island is often overlooked as a worthy escape from New York City. But with artsy small towns, historic mansions...
2019-05-23, 03:32

The Cubs finally got their closer in Craig Kimbrel. But after seven months off, how good will he be? The Cubs agreed to a contract with the free agent closer, but he hasn't faced major-league hitters in more than seven months.    ...
2019-06-06, 14:48

Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel goes on IL; Báez late scratch Chicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel was put on the injured list with elbow inflammation ahead of a big series against the Milwaukee Brewers  ...
2019-09-06, 02:32

Carter Page FISA one step closer to fuller declassification The Justice Department declined on Friday to declassify any more information from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act documents related to the ...
2019-06-30, 05:32

Josh Sargent Inches Ever Closer To Wonderteenhood With Nifty Goal This is an urgent communiqué from the American Wonderteen Identification Department: Though we have not yet officially identified a player capable of...
2019-09-03, 08:00

| New York puts Democrats a step closer to Trump’s tax returns New York politicians have given final passage to legislation that would allow US President Donald Trump's state tax returns to be released to congres...
2019-05-24, 12:01

Trade war escalation nudges U.S. closer to recession: Reuters poll The recent escalation in the U.S.-China trade war has brought forward the next U.S. recession, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuter...
2019-08-09, 03:00

A closer look at Sony's A7R IV full-frame, 61-megapixel mirrorless camera The successor to Sony's highly acclaimed A7R III has arrived. Today, at an event in New York City, the company introduced its A7R IV, a full-fra...
2019-07-16, 18:16

Nets deal their way closer to dream free-agency scenario The Nets hosted the NBA draft Thursday, but general manager Sean Marks’ moves sure looked like he had an eye toward free agency as well, clearing spa...
2019-06-21, 15:00

Read this: Let’s take a closer look at all the stores in Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall Sure, the special effects in Stranger Things 3 were impressive, with exploding rats and a spider-y Mind Flayer and powerful Russian lasers trying to ...
2019-07-13, 02:16

Flying, insect-like robot flits closer to independent flight Enlarge / The RoboBee X­Wing without its power and electronics. (credit: Noah T. Jafferis and E. Farrell Helbling, Harvard Microrobotics Laboratory) ...
2019-06-27, 19:32

Hurricane Dorian slowly makes its way closer to East Coast More than 2 million people in five southeastern states continued to clear out Tuesday as a weakened but still potent Hurricane Dorian inched toward t...
2019-09-04, 13:32

Hurricane Dorian Inches Closer To Florida After Pounding Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is beginning a much-advertised turn to the north-northwest, away from the Bahamas but toward the U.S. mainland, where it is expected...
2019-09-03, 20:32

Trump edges closer to world number one spot with second round win "Judd Trump continued his quest to replace Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan as the world number one as he reached the third round of the International Champion...
2019-08-07, 02:00

Catastrophic Dorian moves closer to southeastern United States While Florida may avoid a hurricane that rams inland with widespread, severe damage, there will be other consequences of the revised path of the migh...
2019-09-03, 08:32

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 Rog...
2019-09-12, 21:32

Daring maneuver brings NASA’s orbiter closer to an asteroid than ever before NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has been orbiting the space rock known as Bennu since the start of the year. It caught up with the asteroid in lat...
2019-06-17, 18:00

Rangers place closer Shawn Kelley on 10-day injured list The Texas Rangers have placed closer Shawn Kelley on the 10-day injured list with biceps soreness in his right arm, but manager Chris Woodward said t...
2019-07-23, 04:32

Mets closer Edwin Diaz can’t shake his mechanical issues Nearly 24 hours had passed, and Mickey Callaway remained in disbelief. Edwin Diaz had blown what should have been a dramatic comeback win in Philadel...
2019-06-29, 17:16

Sudan just got a step closer to full democracy. Big obstacles remain After almost nine months of violence and wrangling, Sudan came a step closer to a civilian government on Saturday when opposition leaders and militar...
2019-08-20, 06:48

Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward th...
2019-09-02, 21:32

Sunnyside kids move closer to Little League World Series SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – The group of Tucson 11 and 12-year-old kids who play at Mission Manor Park have moved just a few games away from punch...
2019-08-09, 16:00

French minister hopes for closer ties with new Italy government With the arrival of a new government in Rome, France and Italy have a unique chance to strengthen their ties through joint projects and closer cooper...
2019-09-07, 21:00

Blue Jays closer Giles gets cortisone shot for inflammation KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Blue Jays closer Ken Giles, who has been the subject of trade speculation, got a cortisone shot in his right elbow Tuesday to trea...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Bipartisan retirement bill clears House, moves closer to becoming law The Secure Act will head to the Senate, where a similar bill awaits committee action. Differences in the two bills would need to be worked out before...
2019-05-23, 22:32

UK's Roxi Music plans for new product launches as it steps closer to IPO ROXi Music, the makers of the home-based music streaming device ROXi, said it had chosen investment bank Arden Partners as it prepares for an initial...
2019-07-15, 03:00

Jorginho Edges Italy Closer To Euro 2020 With Finland Winner Chelsea midfielder Jorginho's 79th-minute penalty made it six wins from six for Italy and sent them six points clear of second-placed Finland in Grou...
2019-09-09, 15:32

Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt take a step closer to the group stage Eintracht Frankfurt did what they set out to do in Vaduz, moving a step closer to the Europa League group stage. There are reasons to think that Fran...
2019-08-09, 07:00

The Ford Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Mustang ever — here's a closer look (F) Ford The 760-horsepower Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is the most powerful street machine the car maker has ever built. Its powertrain is derived from b...
2019-08-06, 09:48

Branson's Virgin Orbit moves closer to commercial satellite launch Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit on Wednesday released a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a key test of its high-al...
2019-07-10, 22:32

Andy Ruiz Jr’s Snickers dream deal moving closer to reality Andy Ruiz Jr. may soon have all the Snickers he can eat. The new heavyweight champion, who stunned Anthony Joshua via seventh-round TKO at Madison Sq...
2019-06-04, 15:01

Padres closer Kirby Yates finds saving grace in San Diego Ten years ago, no one in baseball wanted him. Today, Kirby Yates is the envy of every team who now wants to trade for him.     &...
2019-06-14, 17:00

IndyCar Portland: Power wins as Newgarden steps closer to title Penske's Will Power took victory in IndyCar's Portland race, while team-mate Josef Newgarden's fifth place finish ensurs he heads to the Laguna Seca ...
2019-09-02, 09:16

Pope Francis moves NYC Archbishop Sheen one step closer to sainthood Pope Francis officially recognized a miracle attributed to Sheen on Saturday, clearing the way for the beatification of the Emmy Award-winning cleric...
2019-07-06, 23:16

Joe Biden's position on abortion is upsetting the Left, but he's a lot closer to America's opinion than they are The average American doesn't have a philosophically consistent opinion on abortion. But decades of polling indicate a clear picture of how the majori...
2019-06-06, 11:16

Motor racing: Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title Jean-Eric Vergne took another step toward becoming the all-electric Formula E series's first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that had to b...
2019-06-23, 02:32

Cubs reach three-year, $45 million deal with closer Craig Kimbrel It looks like Craig Kimbrel is finally off the market. The veteran closer reached a three-year deal worth close to $45 million with the Cubs, pending...
2019-06-06, 03:32

'Extremely dangerous' Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to Florida Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward th...
2019-09-02, 23:00

Italy government deal closer as PD drops veto on Conte return as PM A deal on forming a government in Italy between the 5-Star Movement and the opposition Democratic Party (PD) looked closer on Monday after the PD ind...
2019-08-26, 18:48

Scientists move one step closer to explaining why Komodo dragons are so awesome Komodo dragons are incredible animals. They’re lizards, but they have a number of unique tweaks to their chemistry that gives them advantages o...
2019-07-31, 18:16

Teens seem to be taking longer to grow up. One reason? A closer bond with their parents. Whereas many parents recall rebelling as teens and plotting ways to distance themselves from their parents — including getting their driver’s license...
2019-09-04, 20:32

Hurricane Dorian is grinding closer to the US, with devastating winds due in Florida as soon as tonight Twitter/mvp242/ABCNews/TropicalTidbits/Business Insider Hurricane Dorian, a powerful Category 4 storm, is inching closer to the US. The National Hur...
2019-09-03, 08:00

Cyprus, Greece, Armenia pledge closer ties, boost stability NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The foreign ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Armenia say they have laid the foundations to forge closer ties and help promote s...
2019-06-04, 18:16

Scientists a step closer to saving northern white rhino from extinction Veterinarians have successfully harvested eggs from the last two surviving northern white rhinos, taking them one step closer to bringing the species...
2019-08-23, 19:48

Sudan protesters pile pressure on military as deal appears closer Hundreds of thousands of Sudanese protesters took to the streets on Thursday, piling pressure the country's military rulers to reach a deal with oppo...
2019-08-01, 17:48

Closer to average weather patterns to prevail through winter as El Niño fades: U.S. CPC Amid waning El Niño conditions, weather patterns are expected to be closer to average through the Northern Hemisphere winter of 2019-20, with "ENSO-n...
2019-08-09, 03:32

Ultra-fast hyperloop transportation a step closer to reality in India The Mumbai-Pune hyperloop is expected to slash the 3.5 hour travel time between the two cities to 35 minutes, with American transport tech firm Virgi...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Environmental protection moves ‘closer to the people’ through new human rights agreement The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and e...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Catalan government approval moves Spanish GP closer to 2020 F1 deal The Spanish Grand Prix is set to remain on the 2020 Formula 1 calendar after the Catalan government approved a plan for a one-year extension of the B...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Folau controversy brought the Silver Ferns closer at Netball World Cup Silver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua allowed her players to clear the airPlayers were prepared to support Maria FolauSilver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua h...
2019-08-03, 07:48

Russia and OPEC Draw Closer on Oil, Joining Other Producers to Manage Market Russia reached a “charter of cooperation” with Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing countries to keep prices stable. Few details of the agreement wer...
2019-07-03, 00:48

Artificial Intelligence Inching Closer to Deciphering Long Lost Languages With new technology available to us, we’re inching closer to the end of the days when deciphering ancient languages is a painstaking task filled with...
2019-07-21, 20:16

'Shut it down': Spike Lee wants Hollywood to boycott Georgia over its abortion bill Director Spike Lee is calling for production companies to leave Georgia over a "heartbeat" law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks.  ...
2019-06-07, 16:48

Hong Kong protests: China warns activists 'the end is coming' as students boycott schools Chinese state media today warned "the end is coming" for Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters as students boycotted schools after another weekend of ...
2019-09-02, 20:32

Calls to boycott Jimmy John's resurface over elephant photo with sandwich chain's founder Hashtag #BoycottJimmyJohns was trending Friday with calls for a boycott after a photo of founder Jimmy John Liautaud with an elephant resurfaced. &...
2019-08-24, 03:16

Iran's Rouhani says Middle East situation calls for closer ties with Russia: RIA The Middle East situation requires closer ties between Iran and Russia, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said at a China-led security bloc summit on ...
2019-06-14, 15:16

One year after historic Singapore summit, North Korea no closer to giving up its nukes UNHAPPY ANNIVERSARY: Today, June 12, marks one year since the historic Singapore summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, ...
2019-06-12, 20:32

Former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera headlines six Baseball Hall of Fame inductees Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was among six Major League Baseball legends who were inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame o...
2019-07-22, 09:01

Scholars Get Closer to Words of Buddha as They Unravel Oldest Buddhist Scrolls in the World The oldest Buddhist scrolls ever discovered were made on birch bark and spent two millennia folded in clay pots, in a cave, situated along the northe...
2019-06-16, 12:32

Zomato Moves Closer to Drone-Based Food Delivery With Its Latest Test Zomato has announced that it has successfully tested its drone delivery technology. The test was a part of the company's attempts to reduce the time ...
2019-06-13, 01:16

Terror victims one step closer to compensation from Iran after House passes OORAH act The victims of the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut are one step closer to receiving compensation from Iran after the House passed legislation ...
2019-07-18, 23:32

Australia and PNG pledge closer ties as Canberra seeks to renew Pacific influence Australia and Papua New Guinea said on Monday their leaders will meet annually in a bid to foster closer ties, which Canberra believes is important i...
2019-07-22, 10:32

FC Tucson wins at Kino Sports Complex; moves closer to qualifying for playoffs TUCSON – FC Tucson knocked off Chattanooga at the Kino Sports Complex.  Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:...
2019-09-02, 15:32

Coalition to change Electoral College votes grows closer to 270-vote mark Five times in U.S. history, the candidate who won the national popular vote was not elected president -- including two of the last five. That's spurr...
2019-06-13, 15:00

Sean Doolittle believes ‘the team deserves better,’ says he needs to earn back closer role Manager Dave Martinez has repeatedly said Doolittle will be his closer upon returning from the injured list, but Doolittle knows he needs to again sh...
2019-08-21, 07:48

Tottenham stadium hosts first NFL event as London Academy brings UK franchise closer than ever For up to 80 teenagers aged between 16-18, this week has seen them move one step closer to a potentially life-altering place among the inaugural inta...
2019-07-05, 09:16

Newly Single Kaitlynn Carter Says She Joined The Hills to Be Closer to Brody Jenner One can never predict what will happen once you sign up for reality TV. As viewers get a front-row seat into Brody Jenner and Kaitlynn Carter's life...
2019-08-17, 04:00

Apple continues to dominate global wearable market, but Huawei and Samsung are getting closer Apple may not have many reasons to be happy about the recent sales performance of its iPhones in key global markets like China and India, but when it...
2019-05-30, 22:00

Candidate Seeks Closer China Ties, Shaking Up Taiwan’s Presidential Race Han Kuo-yu, the new star of the opposition Kuomintang, has galvanized older Taiwanese by pledging to roll back pension cuts and seeking closer ties t...
2019-06-06, 19:16

Boeing moves closer to Cape Canaveral as Trump drives space exploration Boeing announced it will move its space division's headquarters to the central Florida coast, where NASA once launched rockets taking humans to the m...
2019-06-19, 22:16

Brexit: no-deal exit edges closer as key Tories refuse to back Corbyn Oliver Letwin becomes latest figure to reject call for unity government led by Labout leaderSplits in the anti-no deal alliance of MPs in parliament ...
2019-08-17, 15:00

Successful Orion Test Brings NASA Closer to Moon, Mars Missions NASA successfully demonstrated Tuesday the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system can outrun a speeding rocket and pull astronauts to safety during a...
2019-07-02, 18:16

Airbus is one of the most powerful companies in aviation. Here's a closer look at its rise from upstart to industry titan. Airbus On May 29, 2019, Airbus celebrated its 50th birthday. In the five decades since its founding, Airbus has developed from a fledgling upstart t...
2019-05-31, 07:16

Dave Martinez did Sean Doolittle no favors, and now the Nats’ closer is on the injured list Martinez’s stubbornness regarding Doolittle’s role — aided and abetted by the pitcher himself — could be an issue for the Nationals down the stretch....
2019-08-19, 08:16

BTS World mobile game and album move K-pop boy band closer to total domination K-pop boy band BTS released a mobile game and companion album much to the delight of fans around the world.        ...
2019-06-28, 20:48

Samsung opens Galaxy Fold pre-registrations as new release date draws closer We’re one step closer to the long-awaited, long-delayed launch of the Galaxy Fold, as pre-registrations for the phone have gone live on Samsung...
2019-09-02, 20:00

Nasa mission to Jupiter moon Europa moves step closer to launch Mission that could shed light on possibility of life on icy rock is expected to lift off in 2025A Nasa mission to explore the most tantalising of Jup...
2019-08-20, 20:16

Bury edge closer to Football League exit amid financial woes "One of English football\u0027s oldest clubs, Bury, edged closer to expulsion from the professional game on Friday with a midnight (2300 GMT) deadlin...
2019-08-24, 03:16

Forest fire that caused evacuation from Keewaywin First Nation moves closer to the community Community resident and former chief Joe Meekis says the evacuation of the area was completed yesterday, with residents taken to Sioux Lookout and Tim...
2019-07-06, 03:00

Daimler and Bosch inch closer to fully automated, self-driving valet service Daimler has plans for self-driving trucks, autonomous taxis and cars that drive themselves on the autobahn. Now, it's moving forward with its vi...
2019-07-23, 12:32

Neymar to Barcelona transfer: Barca prepare bid as sensational return moves closer Neymar moved a step closer to rejoining Barcelona on Monday night as Paris Saint-Germain admitted there had been contact with the Catalan club and cl...
2019-07-09, 11:48

Sean Savoy is closer to home with Maryland football. The other movement doesn’t matter. The junior transferred from Virginia Tech with the understanding he would switch to defensive back from wide receiver. But he has no problem with hav...
2019-08-13, 22:00

Her son was killed by Chicago police. Five years later, a judge's ruling could bring her closer to getting answers Nearly five years after a black teenager was shot and killed by Chicago police, new evidence could help his mom get closer to learning the truth abou...
2019-06-28, 13:16

'I'm getting closer' - Djokovic nears Federer tally with 16th Slam title at Wimbledon "\"When the crowd is chanting \u0027Roger\u0027 I hear \u0027Novak\u0027,\" freshly-crowned Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said with a smile on Su...
2019-07-15, 08:48

Beverly Hills moves one step closer to becoming first city in US to ban sale of tobacco products Beverly Hills moved one step closer on Tuesday evening to becoming the first city in the nation to ban the sale of all tobacco and nicotine products ...
2019-05-22, 20:48

Gary Woodland holds onto lead as Justin Rose edges closer at US Open Rose the closest challenger heading into final roundHistory chaser Brooks Koepka trails leader by fourPresumably Brooks Koepka will spend the build u...
2019-06-16, 05:32

With NASA’s Orion Abort-System Test, Americans Just Took a Small (and Very Big) Step Closer to the Moon It was a modest little rocket scheduled to make a modest little flight, and yet an awful lot of people showed up at Cape Canaveral before dawn this m...
2019-07-02, 19:16

Trump's Impeachment Just Became One Step Closer to Reality After House Judiciary Committee Sets Guidelines If only Operation Trump Gotta Go was as easy as signing a Change.org petition and changing all the locks in the White House. Sadly, impeachment proce...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Kawhi Leonard strikes perfect balance for Raptors, pulling closer to Warriors rematch The Raptors’ path to the NBA’s grandest stage opened wide Thursday as Kawhi Leonard led Toronto to a 105-99 road win over Milwaukee. The two-time def...
2019-05-24, 12:00

Saudi Arabia united the Arab world against Iran. That means conflict could be one step closer King Salman of Saudi Arabia has pulled off in Mecca what many had thought unlikely -- getting 20 or so disparate Arab nations to unite in a common po...
2019-05-31, 22:48

Bryce Harper walks off Dodgers in wild game that saw Phillies closer, manager tossed Harper hit a two-run double in the bottom of the ninth after the Dodgers took the lead in the top of the frame on a three-run pinch-hit homer . ...
2019-07-17, 12:48

Apollo 11 anniversary: Toyota edges closer toward creating a space-traveling moon rover Toyota teamed up with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency to create a new lunar rover that astronauts will use to search the moon for frozen water...
2019-07-20, 14:32

Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Kyle Crick injured in altercation with closer Felipe Vazquez The Pittsburgh Pirates' Kyle Crick had the index finger tendon on his pitching hand repaired after a clubhouse altercation with closer Felipe Va...
2019-09-11, 14:32

Wisconsin too cheesy for Dems? Many 2020 delegates snag hotels closer to Chicago: reports Nearly half of the delegations scheduled to attend the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee next July will stay in hotels across the stat...
2019-08-23, 12:48

House Democrats Move Closer to Holding Attorney General William Barr in Contempt Facing what they call unprecedented obstruction from the Trump Administration, House Democrats introduced a resolution Thursday to hold Attorney Gene...
2019-06-06, 22:32

'Bumbling' Boris Johnson shows his ruthless streak with dramatic step closer to sealing Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson has long been mocked by his political opponents as a bumbling, oafish joke better suited to the studios of comedic quiz ...
2019-08-29, 05:16

Purdue Pharma and state attorneys inch closer to final settlement over opioid crisis involvement Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, has reportedly reached a tentative agreement with 22 state attorneys general for the first time since t...
2019-09-11, 23:32

Robin Frijns Takes Formula E Season Closer in NYC, Jean Eric Vergne Repeats as Champion After netting a strong pole position in the final race of the season, and second of the New York City double-headers, BMW’s Alexander Sims got away f...
2019-07-15, 04:00

Rafael Nadal moves step closer to closing down Roger Federer's grand slam record Rafael Nadal took a "step forward" in his pursuit of Roger Federer's grand slam record as he advanced to the semifinals of the US Open. The Spaniard ...
2019-09-06, 01:00

Celtics Draft Outspoken Round-Earther, Move One Step Closer To Post-Kyrie Irving Future The Boston Celtics used the 22nd pick in the first round of Thursday night’s NBA draft to select first-team All-American Grant Williams from Tennesse...
2019-06-21, 05:16

National rail strike: Threat of first walkout in 20 years moves a step closer in major dispute over pensions The first national rail strike since 1994 has moved a step closer with more than 40,000 mainline rail staff to be balloted in an escalating dispute o...
2019-06-28, 18:16

Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: Will Jose Leclerc emerge as closer again? Is Mychal Givens falling out of the saves mix? Jose Leclerc may be deserving of a pickup in Fantasy, but what about Ty Buttrey or Scott Oberg? Scott White looks at the latest bullpen developments....
2019-05-27, 18:48

Lakers Sign DeMarcus Cousins And Rajon Rondo, Inch Closer To Twisted Re-Creation Of 2017-18 Pelicans After reports indicated that teams were wary of bringing a still-recovering DeMarcus Cousins onto their roster—hell, Frank Kaminsky got a deal before...
2019-07-07, 02:48

Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: Who fills in at closer for Craig Kimbrel, and how solid is Edwin Diaz for saves? Are Jose Leclerc and Archie Bradley their teams' first choice for saves? Who takes over for the Tigers, Mariners and Marlins following the trade dead...
2019-08-06, 13:32

England Lionesses lose on the pitch but victory for women's football brings watershed moment closer than ever Phil Neville had promised that losing this semi-final would 'mean nothing' to him but, when he is finally able to reflect on an agonising defeat, the...
2019-07-03, 00:00

Fantasy Baseball Midseason Top 25 Prospects: Bo Bichette, Jesus Luzardo may be closer, but Wander Franco holds top spot in rankings Between promotions, injuries, risers and fallers, the prospect landscape has changed a bit in half a season's time. Scott White unveils new rankings,...
2019-07-04, 19:16

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a s...
2019-07-11, 19:48

Hyten’s accuser details creepy encounters with the joint chiefs vice chairman nominee as he moves closer to confirmation HYTEN WINS COMMITTEE APPROVAL: One day after hearing his public testimony denying he sexually assaulted one of his staffers multiple times, the Senat...
2019-08-01, 15:48

What You Need to Know About Israel’s New Elections Just seven weeks after one nationwide vote, Israel is preparing for a second election. It's the first time in the country’s history that a newly elec...
2019-05-30, 18:00

Israel says GPS disruptions in airspace end Weeks-long disruptions to GPS signals in Israel's airspace have ended, officials said on Friday, declining comment on an Army Radio report that Russi...
2019-08-09, 12:32

Trump: ‘I don’t believe’ Israel is spying on US President Trump cast doubt Thursday on a report that the Israeli government may be spying on the United States, touting the strength of the U.S.-Isra...
2019-09-13, 01:32

What American Jews just don’t get about Israel With Israeli elections just days away, many American Jews are watching closely, hoping that Benjamin Netanyahu will finally be defeated. American Jew...
2019-09-08, 03:16

Israel will soon have to choose between China and the US The Trump administration has made repeated warnings to Israel over the past year and a half that the Jewish state must distance itself and even cance...
2019-08-30, 05:48

Wildfires rage in Israel during heatwave Firefighters on Thursday battled wildfires that scorched swathes of forests in central Israel, forcing some small towns to be evacuated, during a hea...
2019-05-23, 21:48

Israel Presses the Case Against Iran, but Not for War Israel has quietly played an instrumental role in the escalating tensions in the Middle East. But analysts say it wants to pressure Iran, not start a...
2019-05-21, 14:48

Israel Electric to buy about $700 mln in natgas from Leviathan Israel Electric Corp will buy about $700 million worth of natural gas until June 2021 from the Leviathan field in the Mediterranean, one of the partn...
2019-06-12, 15:16

Israel fintechs: From start-up to scale-up Israel has become one of the world’s most important fintech hubs, attracting millions in investment from some of the biggest global brands and ventur...
2019-08-13, 07:32

The Law Israel Used to Initially Bar Omar and Tlaib Israel has used the 2017 law to deny entry to foreign supporters of a movement to boycott the country. But it later said Representative Rashida Tlaib...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Israel Is Escalating Its Shadow War With Iran. Here’s What to Know The protracted shadow war between Israel and Iran has spilled beyond the borders of Syria following a series of attacks in Iraq and Lebanon blamed on...
2019-08-29, 23:48

The Law Israel Used to Initially Bar Both Omar and Tlaib Israel has used the 2017 law to deny entry to foreign supporters of a movement to boycott the country. But it later said Representative Rashida Tlaib...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Israel's Aidoc gets third FDA nod for AI tools for radiologists Israel’s Aidoc, which provides artificial intelligence tools for radiologists, said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared its prod...
2019-06-11, 16:00

UPDATE 1-Salesforce to buy Israel's ClickSoftware for $1.35 bln U.S. cloud-based service provider Salesforce agreed to buy U.S.-Israeli software developer ClickSoftware for $1.35 billion in cash and shares, in a b...
2019-08-08, 16:00

| Israel to bar visit by two US congresswomen: ministry Israel said Thursday it will bar a planned visit by two US congresswomen who have supported a boycott of the country over its treatment of Palestinia...
2019-08-17, 03:32

Salesforce to buy Israel's ClickSoftware for $1.35 billion U.S. cloud-based service provider Salesforce said it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Israeli software developer ClickSoftware for $1.35 bil...
2019-08-08, 09:32

Neymar to Barcelona agreement 'closer' as transfer negotiations continue Barcelona director Jordi Bordas says there is still no agreement to sign Neymar, but claimed a transfer was 'closer' after talks in Paris on Tuesday....
2019-08-28, 00:48

Ash Barty edges closer to back-to-back US Open doubles titles Barty and Victoria Azarenka move into semi-finalsAustralian set to regain world No 1 singles rankingDifferent partner, same result for Ashleigh Barty...
2019-09-04, 07:32

Utah man featured in 'Under the Banner of Heaven' closer to death by firing squad Utah death row inmate Ron Lafferty featured in the book "Under the Banner of Heaven" loses appeal, inches closer to execution by firing squad.  ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

As Beijing and Moscow Grow Closer, the Neighbors Grow Wary At Russia’s annual Eastern Economic Forum this week, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe aim to ease Russian P...
2019-09-04, 23:32

Sean Doolittle is a great teammate. The Nationals need him to be a great closer, too. Doolittle, who will work in low-leverage situations until he is ready for bigger spots, has the right attitude for a trying situation. But Washington...
2019-09-01, 21:48

Israel is making the case for war, in public, against Lebanon Israel's military went on a propaganda offensive against Iran and Hezbollah using social media to drastically increase tensions with neighboring Leba...
2019-08-31, 08:48

Hezbollah chief threatens Israel with retaliation Israel has deployed extra forces to its northern command amid rising tensions with neighboring Lebanon. Hezbollah's chief told Israel that his milita...
2019-08-31, 23:16

Israel bombs Hezbollah base in Lebanon Israeli drones bombed a Palestinian base in eastern Lebanon early Monday amid rising tensions between the Iran-backed Hezbollah movement in Lebanon a...
2019-08-27, 12:16

Israel must have freedom to act against Iran, Netanyahu says in Russia Israel must be allowed to act freely against Iran, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday during a visit to Sochi, where he met with Russ...
2019-09-13, 01:00

Lebanon Accuses Israel of 2nd Attack in 2 Days Lebanon’s president compared the attacks to “a declaration of war” as tensions between Israel, Iran and groups backed by Iran mount across the region...
2019-08-26, 23:48

Hezbollah: flare-up with Israel over but a 'new phase' has started Lebanon's Hezbollah leader said on Monday that while a flare-up with Israel at the border was over, the episode had launched a "new phase" in which t...
2019-09-03, 01:00

| No hope for peace between Palestinians, Israel in 'near future' There is no hope of achieving peace between the Palestinian factions and Palestinians with Israel in the near future, chairperson of Qatar’s Gaza Rec...
2019-09-10, 11:32

Israel Tiptoes Toward Conflict With Lebanon's Hezbollah A widening campaign by Israel to blunt the threat posed by Iran’s ally Hezbollah, and the pushback from beyond its borders, are raising the risk that...
2019-09-12, 16:00

Israel to hold repeat elections in September Israel's Parliament voted Wednesday to dissolve and hold a repeat election in September after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was unable to form a ...
2019-05-30, 07:16

Israel’s failed Beresheet lander might fly again, at least in spirit The strange, sad saga of Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander is a bizarre one. The spacecraft, which embarked on the first privately-funded Moon la...
2019-07-10, 02:48

Hezbollah to hit back at Israel but war unlikely: deputy chief Hezbollah will respond with a "surprise" strike against Israel after drones crashed in Lebanon, but a new war remains unlikely, the Iran-backed movem...
2019-08-28, 15:16

Israel Election Do-Over Holds New Challenges for Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a tough re-election bid in September, the latest polls show, as he struggles to build a strong right-...
2019-07-05, 17:16

Israel’s Energy Dilemma: More Natural Gas Than It Can Use or Export After years of relying on imports, the country has discovered huge gas reserves offshore. But it cannot easily use or sell the fuel to other countrie...
2019-07-05, 17:48

Trump, Israel and a global right-wing project Pushed by Trump, Israel barred two Democratic lawmakers from traveling to the country. But they have a fewer qualms about welcoming far-right, ethno-...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Israel’s shadow war with Iran bursts into the open The long shadow war between Israel and Iran has burst into the open in recent days, with Israel allegedly striking Iran-linked targets as far away as...
2019-08-27, 19:16

Israel's Best-Kept Secret: This Food City on the Mediterranean Acre, an ancient seaport in northern Israel, serves up mouthwatering meals with zero fanfare. From dueling hummus shops to bragworthy seafood restaur...
2019-05-22, 08:16

Israel's 'do-over' election brings new threats to Netanyahu After narrowly failing to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in April elections, the long-time Israeli leader's opponents now have a rare chance ...
2019-06-03, 19:32

US ambassador says Israel 'has the right to retain some' of the West Bank President Trump’s administration won’t “prejudge” an Israeli effort to annex settlements in the West Bank, according to the top U.S. envoy to Israel....
2019-06-08, 18:48

Israel Says Rashida Tlaib Can Visit to See Her Grandmother Israel had denied entry to two Congress members, Ms. Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, for supporting a boycott movement. The government now says Ms Tlaib can en...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Israel faces new elections after parliament dissolves Israel faces an unprecedented snap election campaign — the second this year — after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a governing coal...
2019-05-30, 10:00

Dozens hurt, more than 130 arrested on 3rd day of Israel protests More than 130 people were arrested and more than 100 were injured as activists rioted early Wednesday to protest the police shooting of a 19-year-old...
2019-07-03, 18:48

Is Israel dressing up dummies at Lebanon border? Is Israel stationing mannequins in military uniforms along the Lebanon border as it braces for a retaliatory attack from Hezbollah? Apparently so, ac...
2019-08-30, 07:48

Israel, Hezbollah engage in brief, intense fighting Hezbollah militants have fired a barrage of anti-tank missiles into Israel, prompting a reprisal of heavy Israeli artillery fire in one of the most i...
2019-09-01, 22:16

Israel bans far-right candidates for racism against Arabs Benzi Gopstein and Baruch Marzel of the Jewish Power party have been barred from the snap general elections in September. Prime Minister Benjamin Net...
2019-08-26, 05:16

Israel’s ‘do-over’ election brings new threats to Netanyahu JERUSALEM (AP) — After narrowly failing to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in April elections, the long-time Israeli leader’s opponents ...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Israel’s do-over election this month may yield another deadlock. Then what happens? Polls suggest that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former army chief of staff Benny Gantz are in a dead heat, with neither strong enough to cra...
2019-09-07, 03:32

Israel becomes latest hotbed for auto tech Since General Motors opened an Israeli r&d center in 2008, dozens of automakers and Tier 1 suppliers have followed to tap into the country's high-tec...
2019-06-17, 08:48

Trump gifted Netanyahu a really ‘Nice’ map of Israel First son-in-law Jared Kushner had a gift for embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — a map with the word “Nice” personally inscribed b...
2019-06-01, 14:00

Explainer: Why might Israel be heading to another snap election? Israel moved closer towards a new national election on Monday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu struggled to form a government only six weeks afte...
2019-05-27, 21:48

Israel says Russia behind GPS failures at Ben Gurion Airport Israeli officials on Thursday accused Russia of being behind mysterious GPS disruptions affecting flights around Ben Gurion Airport, according to rep...
2019-06-27, 20:00

Israel’s political crisis could trigger a new election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a midnight deadline to form a new governing coalition as he sought to stave off a crisis that could t...
2019-05-29, 19:48

New Israel Vote All About Netanyahu Corruption Probes With Israelis heading to the polls Sept. 17 for the second time this year, the campaign will largely be about one man: Prime Minister Benjamin Netany...
2019-06-04, 12:48

Shin Bet: Iran tried to recruit spy operatives in Israel Israeli intelligence said Wednesday agents have foiled Iranian attempts to recruit operatives to collect information on military bases, security inst...
2019-07-25, 02:48

Gov. Cuomo plans ‘solidarity trip’ to Israel Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Sunday he plans to make a “solidarity trip” to Israel following the end of the legislative session, which sunsets June...
2019-06-03, 06:32

With crisis unresolved, Israel seems headed toward elections Israel's parliament has passed the first of three motions required for the chamber to dissolve itself as the country appears headed toward another sn...
2019-05-28, 11:00

Israel destroys last Hezbollah tunnel from Lebanon The Israeli military says it has finished sealing the last of a series of Hezbollah attack tunnels under the country's northern border with Lebanon, ...
2019-06-03, 19:32

Netanyahu Tries to Woo Israel's Religious Right Ahead of Do-Over Vote Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his re-election campaign to a small Jewish enclave in the West Bank, a contentious move to a flashpoint area a...
2019-09-04, 23:32

Israel upgrades its air-raid warning system JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has overhauled its air-raid warning system in order to minimize disruptions to the general population. ...
2019-06-12, 16:16

Will Omar and Tlaib get OK to visit Israel? It may be all up to Netanyahu U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib want to visit Israel -- but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will likely have the final say on whether the f...
2019-07-18, 13:00

Israel: Archaeologists uncover 1,200-year-old mosque The building is one of the oldest mosques ever discovered in Israel. The researchers also uncovered a farm and a small settlement near the mosque in ...
2019-07-18, 15:48

US following deportation case of rights activist in Israel The U.S. State Department says it is closely following Israel's case against the local director of Human Rights Watch, who faces deportation under a ...
2019-05-24, 18:16

Gazans protest along volatile frontier with Israel Thosusands of Palestinians held protests along the volatile Gaza-Israel frontier Friday, after a night of Israeli airstrikes in retaliation for a roc...
2019-06-14, 20:01

Hamas threatens Israel over aid payments to poor The militant group Hamas threatened Tuesday to escalate violence if the Israeli government doesn't allow an installment of cash from the Qatari gover...
2019-08-20, 20:48

Israel claims responsibility for airstrikes in Syria The Israeli military said it foiled an imminent large-scale attack by Iranian forces and Shiite militia on targets in northern Israel, with a series ...
2019-08-25, 12:16

Israel could see second election amid coalition crisis Israel’s parliament on Monday passed a preliminary motion to dissolve itself. The move further pushed the country toward an unprecedented political i...
2019-05-28, 07:16