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Namibia’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in two years as it seeks to boost the economy and maintain its currency’s peg to the South African rand....

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Quartararo impatient to get to Yamaha-suited MotoGP tracks after podium After a surprise podium at the Red Bull Ring, Petronas SRT MotoGP rider Fabio Quartararo says he is "impatient" to go to tracks where the Yamaha stan...
2019-08-14, 20:00

Abiteboul: Better to change Formula 1 tracks, not tech rules Changing "one or two" corners at Formula 1 circuits would be much more "cost efficient" than regularly changing technical regulations, according to R...
2019-08-14, 20:00

'I'm the GM of the New York Yankees' — Watch cops pull guns on Brian Cashman The video shows New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman last Friday calmly exiting his car at a Darien, Connecticut, gas station, with his han...
2019-08-14, 20:00

Connecticut kids provide police with sketches of 'bad guy' suspect in car crash: 'I don't know how to drive' A man who fled the scene of a two-vehicle crash in Connecticut on Tuesday may not be on the lam for long after police were lucky enough to find a tri...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Nintendo Is Cracking Down On Popular YouTube Music Channels A popular YouTube channel dedicated to sharing video game music was recently hit with over a hundred copyright claims, the latest to fall under inten...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted Ho Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted House Still Frightens And Delights • I Totally Call...
2019-08-14, 20:32

THQ Nordic Reveals Details About Dead Island 2, Timesplitters, And More THQ Nordic shared an investment report this morning outlining their sales and earnings for the first quarter of the year. The report also offered ins...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Scientists find ‘very high’ levels of microplastics in Arctic ice Meaning microplastics are traveling through the very air we breathe. Veuer’s Tony Spitz has the details.     ...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Did You Have an Iconic Wedding Date? Did you get married on a day that aligned perfectly with your zodiac sign? Or did your nuptials coincide with an important day in history? If you got...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Meeting a Russian Scientist? He Might Need to Report on You Russia’s government is trying to put Soviet-style restrictions on scientists’ contact with foreign peers, requiring them to ask permission and report...
2019-08-14, 21:00

What if Parliament Voted Out Boris Johnson, but He Refused to Go? Scholars say it has been more than a century since Britain’s constitution — a medley of laws and customs, many but not all of them written — has come...
2019-08-14, 21:00

How to Help Teachers Get Classroom Supplies Before the New School Year It’s back-to-school shopping season, and not just for parents. A whopping 98 percent of teachers are responsible for purchasing their own classroom s...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Brazilian stocks slide 3%, on track for biggest fall since March Brazilian stocks fell 3% on Wednesday, on course for their biggest one-day loss since March 27, slammed by growing fears of recession in the United S...
2019-08-14, 21:00

EXPLAINER-U.S. sanctions and Venezuela's trade and oil industry partners The United States last week imposed a sweeping freeze on Venezuelan government assets in U.S. territory and threatened to sanction any company that w...
2019-08-14, 21:00

UPDATE 2-Ford extends warranties on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranties on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars in the United States and ...
2019-08-14, 21:00

UPDATE 6-With economic storm breaking, Argentina's Macri announces relief measures Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Wednesday unveiled a package of welfare subsidies and lower taxes for workers to lessen the impact of an econom...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Museum shrouds endangered wildlife exhibits in mourning veil Bristol Museum to highlight biodiversity crisis after children demand true stories of exhibitsOne of Britain’s largest natural history collections is...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Nuclear energy and alternatives old and new | Letters Let’s go for an expansive renewable energy system, backed up with energy efficiency and energy storage, says David Blackburn. Plus Mike Ellwood on th...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn Discovery of pollution in snowfall from the Arctic to the Alps leads to call for urgent research on potential human health impactsAbundant levels of ...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Worries on the horizon for Angela Merkel From climate change and trembling spells to a trembling government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces many challenges as she returns to office po...
2019-08-14, 21:32

This Version of Ticket To Ride Only Takes 15 Minutes, And Has Never Been Cheaper Ticket To Ride is one of my favorite board games, but sometimes, you don’t have a full hour to dedicate to a game. Enter Ticket to Ride Express: New ...
2019-08-14, 21:32

'Mistake made' after NZ mosque attack suspect sends letter from jail cell Officials in New Zealand have admitted making a mistake after the Christchurch mosque attack suspect was allowed to send a handwritten letter from hi...
2019-08-14, 21:32

In Cold Case Hammarskjöld, a gonzo journalist spins a wild conspiracy theory What really happened to Dag Hammarskjöld? Was the plane crash that killed the United Nations secretary-general and 15 others on the night of Septembe...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Music lovers on Twitter are debating what band’s 3rd album was their best As the saying goes, you have your whole life to make your first album, and then about a year to make your second one, thus accounting for the dreaded...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Henry Golding in talks for G.I. Joe spinoff Snake Eyes, in which he'll play Snake Eyes The long-developing G.I. Joe spinoff Snake Eyes has its sights set on a damn good leading man: Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding. According to The...
2019-08-14, 22:00

New York Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station SciGirls viewers from New York will have an opportunity on Monday, Aug. 19, to talk live with NASA astronaut Christina Koch aboard the International ...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Anna Wintour expands title in Condé Nast reshuffling Anna Wintour’s already big job just got bigger. In a series of big changes at Condé Nast announced Wednesday, Wintour — the editor in chief of Vogue ...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Chinese police chief fired after his Porsche-driving wife explodes in road rage incident Video showed the woman, dressed like something out of Vogue magazine, yelling at and then slapping a hapless driver who got in the way of her illegal...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Prince Andrew’s connection to Jeffrey Epstein under new scrutiny following resurfaced allegations, suicide Buckingham Palace has never been able to explain a racy photo of the prince with a then-teenager who says she was “trafficked” for sexual encounters ...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Ethics commissioner finds Canada PM Trudeau violated ethics Canada’s ethics commissioner says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau improperly pressured the country’s former attorney general to halt the criminal prose...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Italian court suspends Salvini’s ban on migrant rescue ship An Italian court has upheld an appeal by the Spanish rescue ship Open Arms, suspending the Italian Interior Ministry’s decision to ban the ship from ...
2019-08-14, 22:00

What a Deadly Nuclear Explosion In Russia Tells Us About the World’s New Arms Race News of the nuclear explosion at a military base in the far north of Russia trickled out slowly. First came the bulletins on state media of at least ...
2019-08-14, 22:32

Drug-resistant superbug 'highly adapted' to spread in hospitals, contaminate food, study finds A bacterium that can inflame the colon and cause “debilitating” diarrhea is evolving into two separate species, one of which could target — and could...
2019-08-14, 22:32

Labour bloc plans 'radical' move to push through Brexit deal Call for ‘dramatic intervention’ to thwart no-deal Brexit by passing withdrawal agreementLabour MPs opposed to a second referendum are considering a ...
2019-08-14, 22:32

A Unique and Affecting Memoir Combines Grief and Mushrooms In “The Way Through the Woods,” Long Litt Woon writes about diving into an obsession with learning about the fungi, and how it helped her mourn for h...
2019-08-14, 23:00

House Oversight Committee Launches Investigation Into Trump Decision to Bring Back Federal Death Penalty On Wednesday afternoon, the House Oversight and Reform committee launched an investigation into the Department of Justice’s recent decision to resume...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Simone Biles is redefining brilliance in a sport that shamefully failed her | Marina Hyde After the Larry Nassar saga USA Gymnastics should not exist but Biles continues to bring her sport dignity – and moneyOn Sunday night Simone Biles, o...
2019-08-14, 23:00

The Hazards of Joining WeWork's Community Increasing losses, murky financial metrics and touchy-feely sales pitches are hallmarks of the recent IPO boom. WeWork brings them together in one of...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Humanitarian assistance to be scaled-up for millions of Venezuelans in need  The United Nations humanitarian wing launched a new Response Plan (HRP) on Wednesday, that aims to help around 2.6 million people in Venezuela throug...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Amanda Stanton Describes Ex-Boyfriend Josh Murray's "Controlling" Habits in Juicy Memoir When it comes to her past relationship with Josh Murray, Amanda Stanton may have experienced a lot more thorns than roses. More than two years after...
2019-08-14, 23:32

These bats can use leaves as “sound mirrors” for better navigation Enlarge / The leaf-nosed bat, native to Central and South America, has noseleaves that may help project its echolocation calls. (credit: Thomas Loh...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Fracking boom could explain the puzzling rise in global methane levels The shale gas boom could be to blame for rising methane in the atmosphere. If the trend continues, it could put our climate goals in greater jeopardy...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Steve King questions if humanity would exist without ‘rape or incest’ FILE – In this Jan. 26, 2019 file photo, Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks during a town hall meeting, in Primghar, Iowa. King says the criticism...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Irish regulator queries Facebook on transcription of users' audio The lead regulator of Facebook Inc in the European Union is seeking information on how the company handled data during the manual transcription of u...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Need For Speed Heat's Hero Car Is A Turned-Up Polestar 1 The Need for Speed games have been the gateway to car culture for youths across the globe for decades, introducing kids to badass cars that seemed li...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Lexus Just Made The LC Even Better Looking The Lexus LC 500 was released three years ago to a hell of a lot of fanfare because it’s one hell of a good looking car with just the perfect amount ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

The Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet Is The Convertible CUV The World Didn't Know It Needed Volkswagen is calling its newest creation “a literal breath of fresh air” in its press release, and I have to say I agree. The Volkswagen T-Roc Cabri...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Measles outbreak: As students head back to school, US and world officials warn about risks As students head back to school, physicians and public health officials are continuing their pleas for parents to vaccinate their children.  &#...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Motels as homeless shelters? More local governments are housing people in motel rooms With homelessness increasing in Los Angeles and across the country, some cities are repurposing run-down motels to house those in need.   ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

The Southwest is sizzling: Here's where it is expected to hit 115 or more Scorching heat is blazing across the Southwest this week: Both Phoenix and Yuma expected to near 115 Wednesday and over the next few days.  ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Ohio man accused of threats against Planned Parenthood, federal agents had 10,000 rounds of ammo, FBI says An 18-year-old Ohio man was arrested on federal charges after FBI agents said he made online threats. Guns and ammo were found in his home.  &#...
2019-08-15, 00:00

California shootout: Officer killed by gunman to be mourned by highway patrol Bells will toll Wednesday during a solemn California Highway Patrol ceremony for an officer killed this week.        ...
2019-08-15, 00:00

From not having kids to battling anxiety: Climate change is shaping life choices and affecting mental health For some, ignoring climate change is not an option. It’s real, and preventing global warming from getting worse is a driving force in their liv...
2019-08-15, 00:00

A massive collision may have made Jupiter's core so weird A few years ago we learned Jupiter’s core is much messier than expected. Now simulations suggest a huge collision with a planetary embryo could expla...
2019-08-15, 00:32

FTC chief prepared to break up Big Tech — if he ‘has to’ The head of the FTC said he's prepared to break up big tech companies by undoing past mergers as the agency probes whether the firms are hurting comp...
2019-08-15, 00:32

Found: World-readable database used to secure buildings around the globe Enlarge / Passwords stored in a database for BioStar 2. (credit: vpnMentor) Researchers said they have found a publicly accessible database contain...
2019-08-15, 00:32

Apple’s new credit card comes with forced arbitration—here’s how to opt out Enlarge / Shiny! Apple's new credit card is rolling out in stages to interested users (I got mine on Monday) and the early reception is generally ...
2019-08-15, 00:32

Boomtown: Pictures show litter, tents and rubbish left behind at festival despite 70% drop in campsite waste These pictures show the litter, tents and rubbish left behind at Boomtown festival, despite the event celebrating a three-quarters reduction in camps...
2019-08-15, 01:00

'BH90210' star Brian Austin Green says he would've skipped a standard reboot Brian Austin Green says if Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth and the other creators of "BH90210," had approached him with a standard reboot of the 90s dram...
2019-08-15, 01:00

On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born Paul Wheeler celebrates the career of Dick Tiger – a middleweight powerhouse who matured into a light-heavyweight champion The post On This Day: Afri...
2019-08-15, 01:00

MLB playoff push: Here are the AL teams that will be playing in October SportsPulse: We are just six weeks away from playoff baseball. Our MLB insider Bob Nightengale predicts who in the AL will be playing October basebal...
2019-08-15, 01:00

VW picks FCA, Kia veteran Saad Chehab to run U.S. marketing In the new role, he will be responsible for repositioning the VW brand away from its 2015 diesel emissions crisis and toward a future with at least f...
2019-08-15, 01:32

Watch a terrifying documentary about the lethal "world's tallest" waterslide Last year, a Kansas state grand jury issued a 20-count indictment against the management of Schlitterbahn water park for the horrific death of a chil...
2019-08-15, 01:32

F1: Alex Albon Replaces Pierre Gasly At Red Bull From Belgian GP Red Bull Racing has promoted Alexander Albon to the A-team with the young driver replacing Piere Gasly from the Belgian Grand Prix onwards. As much a...
2019-08-15, 01:32

Defiant Former Blackwater Contractor Again Sentenced to Life A federal judge sentenced Nicholas Slatten for murdering an Iraqi citizen, which prosecutors said prompted the shooting of dozens of Iraqis in Baghda...
2019-08-15, 02:00

Stacey Abrams on Voter Suppression, the 2020 Race and the Vice Presidency Ms. Abrams, who announced this week that she would not run for president, told The New York Times in an interview that she would be “honored to be co...
2019-08-15, 02:00

Hong Kong protests continue, despite airport setback Hong Kong demonstrators marked an annual festival by gathering at local police stations to denounce the heavy-handed tactics officers used against pr...
2019-08-15, 02:00

Army finalizes deal to bring Israel's Iron Dome to the US to test it against cruise missiles The U.S. Army has finalized a deal to bring Israel's famed Iron Dome defense system to the United States to help protect against cruise missile threa...
2019-08-15, 02:00

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study sugges...
2019-08-15, 02:32

Markets Are Shaken by New Signs of Global Economic Trouble Shares on Wall Street fell sharply after reports showed a slowdown in China and a contraction in Germany, partly reflecting the U.S. trade war’s impa...
2019-08-15, 02:32

Despite unrest, Hong Kong has its role as bridge between China and world With mainland China’s economic rise, Hong Kong is no longer the undisputed center for business and finance in the region. But it still plays an indis...
2019-08-15, 02:32

Trudeau rapped again for conflicts of interest The report by an ethics watchdog is a setback for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, just two months ahead of his closely contested reelection b...
2019-08-15, 02:32

Former UAW official becomes 9th person charged in corruption probe Michael Grimes is the first former union official not connected to either the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center or the union's FCA department to ...
2019-08-15, 03:00

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Help for Venezuelans, Burundi Ebola vaccine drive, Paraguay poison probe urged, talking disarmament in Geneva, Libya violence down Our main stories today cover: Scaled-up assistance for Venezuelans; Ebola vaccinations for Burundi health workers; reports of civilian deaths followi...
2019-08-15, 03:00

Alabama law to crack down on false service-animal claims: report Alabama residents who falsely claim their pet is a service animal will face criminal charges under a new law set to take effect next month, according...
2019-08-15, 03:00

Coach accuses Little League World Series team of ‘dishonorable,’ ‘disgusting’ sign stealing Rhode Island defeated New Hampshire to win the New England regional championship, but the New Hampshire coach wasn't pleased with his opponent's spor...
2019-08-15, 03:32

Beyond the highlight-reel throws, Victor Robles has quietly become a Gold Glove candidate The Nationals' 22-year-old rookie center fielder has showed off his cannon — and bolstered the team defense. Advanced metrics place him as one of MLB...
2019-08-15, 03:32

The Redskins are still refusing to budge in Trent Williams standoff Adrian Peterson said he doesn't know whether Williams will return, adding, “When you're missing the best player on the team, you're going to feel the...
2019-08-15, 03:32

UPDATE 1-China's Lenovo Group Q1 profit more than doubles, beats expectations Chinese personal computer maker Lenovo Group reported a more than two-fold jump in first-quarter profit on Thursday, beating analysts' estimates than...
2019-08-15, 03:32

VMWare in talks to buy Pivotal Software; both controlled by Dell VMware Inc and Pivotal Software Inc are negotiating a deal for VMWare to acquire Pivotal, according to a regulatory filing from Dell Technologies Inc...
2019-08-15, 03:32

Where'd You Go, Bernadette review – Cate Blanchett is lost in drab drama The Oscar winner stumbles in Richard Linklater’s much-delayed adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestseller about a woman in need of an escapeWhere’d the b...
2019-08-15, 03:32

These are the top 15 US banks ranked by the mobile banking features consumers value most This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. This report is exclusively av...
2019-08-15, 04:00

A man says he planned to travel to Hawaii with his ex-girlfriend because he paid for most of their trip, but a therapist thinks he should just eat the cost AP Photo/Marco Garcia An anonymous Reddit user recently shared a post on the "Am I the A--hole" subreddit detailing a purported argument with his ex...
2019-08-15, 04:00

The best knitting accessories you can buy Yes, you can knit with just yarn and needles, but your efforts and the finished product will be so much more successful with just a few additional ac...
2019-08-15, 04:00

'Which Fitbit is waterproof?': A guide to the water-resistance of every Fitbit model Fitbit No Fitbit devices are fully waterproof, but most are water-resistant to a certain extent. The Fitbit devices that are water-resistant inclu...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Steve Coogan swerves long driving ban because of Alan Partridge show Steve Coogan will not face a lengthy driving ban after he told a court it would stop him filming a new series featuring his Alan Partridge character....
2019-08-15, 04:00

Arctic could have no ice in September, shocking study says A shocking new study says that sea ice in the Arctic could completely disappear through September each summer if average global temperatures increase...
2019-08-15, 04:00

How to Wear Neon Without Looking Like a Traffic Cone As a New York transplant whose closet brims with clothes in a sensible navy (black washes me out), I understand that deviating from neutrals can be a...
2019-08-15, 04:00

You Can Now Go Fishing In Black Ops 4's Battle Royale Mode, But It's Dangerous Thanks to an update last week Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 now lets you fish in its Blackout battle royale mode. You fish for items, not fish, and, if y...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Donald Trump Says Xi Jinping Can "Humanely Solve" Hong Kong Standoff US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Xi Jinping can "humanely" resolve the violent standoff with protesters in Hong Kong and appeared to sugge...
2019-08-15, 04:00

US Congressman Asks If Humans Would Have Survived Without Rape, Incest Controversial Republican congressman Steve King set off yet another firestorm on Wednesday when he questioned whether the world's human population wo...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Won't Let India, China Leverage "Growing Nation" Tag Now: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump has said that India and China are no longer "developing nations" and were "taking advantage" of the tag from the WTO and as...
2019-08-15, 04:00

How do vaginal bacteria naturally protect against chlamydia? For the first time, scientists have reported how certain types of microbiome can help cells in the vagina and cervix defend against chlamydia infecti...
2019-08-15, 04:32

Causes and treatments for bumps on the gums Several conditions can cause a bump to form on the gums. These include canker sores, oral thrush, and periodontal abscesses. Learn more about a bump ...
2019-08-15, 04:32

What to know about bleeding hemorrhoids A person can sometimes treat bleeding hemorrhoids at home. At other times, hemorrhoids may require specialist treatment or surgery. Learn more about ...
2019-08-15, 04:32

Calls for Pantaleo’s ouster grow after judge’s recommendation he be fired Supporters of Eric Garner rallied at city hall Wednesday demanding that NYPD commissioner James O’Neill fire chokehold cop Daniel Pantaleo — as...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Driver bizarrely ‘double parks’ on top of another car in New Jersey How’s that for double-parking? A driver literally parked on top of another car on a New Jersey residential street Wednesday morning — and...
2019-08-15, 05:00

18-year-old daughter of British tycoon Rachel Clacher found dead in Majorca pool The 18-year-old daughter of a wealthy British entrepreneur has been found dead in a swimming pool after a night out of partying with friends in Major...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Researchers discover malware that records users’ screens when they watch porn Researchers from antivirus developer ESET recently discovered a new form of spam-delivered malware that threatens to steal unsuspecting users’ passwo...
2019-08-15, 05:00

BH90210 Season 2 Would Be a "Show Within a Show" We're barely a week into BH90210 and yet we already know what the future of the show could look like. Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth sat down with ...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Rihanna's Mom Joins Her and Boyfriend Hassan Jameel on Date Night Family night out! Rihanna, her billionaire boyfriend Hassan Jameel, her mother Monica Braithwaite and one of the singer's brothers stepped out toget...
2019-08-15, 05:00

UN anti-racism panel challenges Palestinians on alleged 'schoolbook hate' A United Nations body challenged the Palestinian Authority’s record on fighting racism and anti-Semitism on Tuesday in what some organizations called...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Rape of 2 teenage girls leads to suspension for 6 Mexican cops Mexico City police have suspended six officers as part of the investigations into the alleged rape of two teenage girls after hundreds of protesters ...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Angela Merkel ignores NATO defense pledge, snubbing US demands to spend more GDP The leader of Germany, Europe’s wealthiest country, has once again rejected U.S. requests to keep a promise to spend 2 percent of its GDP on defense ...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Federal Monitor Finds Problems With PG&E Tree-Trimming Program A federal court monitor overseeing PG&E’s probation has uncovered serious problems with the company’s effort to trim trees to reduce the risk they wi...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Scaramucci accuses Trump of ‘mentally declining,’ which the White House says is ‘ridiculous’ Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci and current press secretary Stephanie Grisham appeared back to back on the same news sh...
2019-08-15, 05:32

|FormerEskomexecutivesseekSA'stoughestCEOjob The chief executive role at Eskom, considered the most challenging job in corporate South Africa, is attracting interest from people who know how dif...
2019-08-15, 05:32

|DeBeerswillletbuyersrejectmorediamondstofendoffcrisis De Beers will let buyers reject more diamonds at a sale next week as the mining company shows almost unprecedented flexibility to ease a growing cris...
2019-08-15, 05:32

Kanaya beats Schmid in heavyweight battle at U.S. Amateur Japan's Takumi Kanaya beat German Matthias Schmid at the U.S. Amateur championship on Wednesday in a heavyweight battle between two giants of their r...
2019-08-15, 05:32

Don’t Get Cocky: Study Finds Trump’s Chances of ‘Running a Boston’ on Election Day Are Slim to None No matter how unpopular Donald Trump is (approval rating at last check a mere 42 percent), there are many a pundit predicting the Electoral College w...
2019-08-15, 05:32

Lyme disease in England and Wales is most common in older, white women An analysis of hospital records has found that people with Lyme disease in hospitals in England and Wales tend to be white, female and relatively aff...
2019-08-15, 06:00

Public Transport Victoria in breach of Privacy Act after re-identifiable data on over 15m myki cards released Public Transport Victoria found in breach of Privacy and Data Protection Act after a dataset containing a record of 1.8 billion myki events was provi...
2019-08-15, 06:00

Singapore touts semiconductor growth as Micron readies 3D NAND production Micron Technology has opened its expanded chip plant in Singapore that now supports advanced 3D NAND technology and the Singapore government expects ...
2019-08-15, 06:00

Brazil: Thousands of women rally against Bolsonaro's 'genocidal policies' Organizers said some 100,000 people, mostly women, had attended the demonstration in the capital, Brasilia. Protesters slammed populist President Jai...
2019-08-15, 06:00

Christian Pulisic Belongs Former Wonderteen Christian Pulisic has been a very good soccer player at close to the highest level in the world for three-and-a-half seasons, playi...
2019-08-15, 06:32

How the Invention of Spreadsheet Software Unleashed Wall Street on the World In 2010, a pair of researchers published a controversial economics paper. It was cited by UK politicians to justify austerity measures that sparked e...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Jim Harbaugh And Luke Fickell Bicker About The James Hudson Transfer Saga Of all the NCAA’s heavy-handed mechanisms of controlling players, the transfer portal is among the most confusing. The 2018 opening of the portal the...
2019-08-15, 06:32

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from planes Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Baby Jupiter was smacked by a planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our sola...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in ...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Avenatti filing: Nike OK'd payments to Zion, more Attorneys representing Michael Avenatti filed a motion Wednesday that alleges a Nike employee at least approved payments to former Duke star Zion Wil...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they w...
2019-08-15, 07:00

African swine fever continues spreading through 18 countries Serbian officials this week confirmed that African swine fever has infected hogs in their nation, making it the 18th country battling the incurable d...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Ask The Salty Waitress: Customers keep stealing our salt and pepper shakers Dear Salty, My wife and I own a breakfast and lunch restaurant, and we’re blessed that it does a steady business of tourists and regulars. We’ve been...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Alex Rodriguez posts happy photo with Jennifer Lopez and kids after reported car burglary After Alex Rodriguez's car was reportedly burglarized, he emphasized on Instagram that his family with Jennifer Lopez is his top priority. ...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Halle Berry joins the 'No Bra Club' on her 53rd birthday with a sexy picture Halle Berry rang in her 53rd birthday Wednesday with a sexy picture of herself dancing in a wet, white shirt that appropriately reads, "No Bra Club."...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Hong Kong remains vital economic asset for Beijing, despite unrest ith mainland China’s economic rise, Hong Kong is no longer the undisputed center for business and finance in the region. But it still plays an indisp...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Over 400,000 advised to evacuate as storm bears down on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa bore down on the country, forcing the cancellations of hundreds of flig...
2019-08-15, 07:00

The 28 most egregious lines from Donald Trump's Pennsylvania speech On Tuesday President Donald Trump took a break from his summer vacation in New Jersey to deliver remarks on energy in Pennsylvania. The speech was bi...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Alan Jones says Scott Morrison should 'shove a sock down the throat' of Jacinda Ardern Radio presenter accuses New Zealand PM of ‘preaching’ on global warming at the Pacific Islands ForumThe radio presenter Alan Jones has said Scott Mor...
2019-08-15, 07:32

| WATCH | Playing god: Japan temple puts faith in robot priest A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion ...
2019-08-15, 07:32

Amazon to save merchandise from the trash, donating items instead in a new program Starting in September, Amazon will kick off a new program that will keep unsold and returned items out of the trash, donating them to charity instead...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Scientists have even found microplastics in the Arctic Microplastics are polluting tap water, the deep sea and now even remote corners of the Arctic. Scientists found concentrations of plastic in ice floe...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Pandora hopes to pad its podcast lineup with direct uploads Pandora doesn't want to sit by the wayside while Spotify snaps up podcast listeners. The streaming music service has started accepting podcasts...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Chrome OS finally supports virtual desktops Chrome OS is adding a mainstay feature that other computer platforms have had for years: virtual desktops. The newly released Chrome OS 76 supports ...
2019-08-15, 08:00

What to do when the robocalls won't stop You recognize it the moment you pick up the phone. The quiet beat before a clearly prerecorded message speaks ominously about your Social Security nu...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Facebook simplifies its Group privacy settings Facebook wants to make it easier to understand its Group privacy settings. It's doing away with public, closed or secret settings. Instead, Grou...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Esports market growth depends on the 3 ‘Ps’ With an emphasis on personalization, prizes, and participation, esports can provide experiences unlike anything the video game industry has seen befo...
2019-08-15, 08:32

Fourth suspect indicted in murder-for-hire at fake gender-reveal party in Ohio Vandell Slade, 30, has been charged with murder and attempted murder, according to court documents. There is a warrant out for his arrest.  ...
2019-08-15, 08:32

Russian Sully: Pilot hailed as hero for landing in cornfield after collision with seagulls Urals Airlines Cap. Damir Yusupov, who landed in a Russian cornfield after a bird strike, is an ex-lawyer who graduated flight school in 2013.  ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Most-shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.  ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Cyclist blames driver for crash while he was performing wheelie on London street A reckless cyclist blamed a driver for a crash after he tried to undertake him through a narrow gap between his car and a lorry while performing a wh...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Whaley Bridge latest: Dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Donald Trump body shames protester seconds before telling rally his campaign is 'built on love' Donald Trump insulted a protester who disrupted his rally by telling him he had a "serious weight problem," seconds before saying his campaign is "bu...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Stormzy praises Brampton Manor Academy after terrific A-level results day UK Grime star Stormzy has lauded a London school on Twitter, following reports a huge number of successful students from the school scored highly in ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

UK airport strike dates: How will passengers be affected at Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick? All you need to know Families embarking on their holidays have been hit with a wave of uncertainty this summer, as a number of strikes have been announced at airports acr...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Russian riot officer filmed punching woman at Moscow election protest A widely-condemned video that shows a Russian riot police officer punching a woman in the stomach on the day of a sanctioned protest for free electio...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Italian court allows migrant ship to dock. But Salvini says he will 'deny the landing.' An Italian court ruled Wednesday that a ship carrying 147 rescued migrants should be allowed to dock in Italy -- in defiance of a ban by Italy's far ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Driver suspended for refusing to operate LGBTQ-pride-themed bus A bus driver in England has been suspended for refusing to drive a bus adorned with LGBTQ-pride-themed numbers, a report said. The driver allegedly g...
2019-08-16, 12:32

2 killed, 3 injured in shooting near Alabama State University Two people were killed and three others wounded during a shooting near Alabama State University on Thursday night, cops said. Police found one man fa...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Deputy shoots, wounds armed man at Florida grocery store PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida deputy shot and wounded a man who was firing a handgun in a grocery store. The Escambia County Sheriff...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Russian jet flies into flock of birds, crash-lands in cornfield A Russian passenger jet crash-landed in a cornfield outside of Moscow’s Zhukovsky airport on Thursday — injuring more than 70 people, inc...
2019-08-16, 12:32

In Pehlu Khan Case, Mayawati Accuses Rajasthan Government Of "Negligence" BSP chief Mayawati on Friday charged the Congress government in Rajasthan with laxity, saying the accused in the Pehlu Khan mob lynching case were ac...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Trinamool Minister Partha Chatterjee Summoned By CBI In Saradha Scam Trinamool Congress minister Partha Chatterjee has been summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with its probe into the Rs 10,00...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Wall Of Azam Khan's Luxury UP Resort Demolished Over Illegal Construction The Rampur district administration on Friday demolished the boundary wall of Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan's luxury resort 'Humsafar, after serving hi...
2019-08-16, 12:32

FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesse...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Roche's personalized cancer treatment wins FDA approval The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Roche Holding AG's personalized cancer treatment, which targets tumors with specific genetic mutations...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Furniture flame retardants may not stifle deadliest home fires (Reuters Health) - Targeting the flammability of smoking materials like cigarettes, pipes and cigars, rather than fireproofing all furniture with haz...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Hundreds of Google employees call for company to avoid work with ICE and CBP The petition demands Google not provide services to ICE or U.S. Customs and Border Protection until they "stop engaging in human rights abuses.&rdquo...
2019-08-16, 12:32

New Sept. 1 China tariffs could include these Apple products New 10% levy on Chinese imports runs the gamut from film cameras, golf balls and ducks. Apple's higher priced computers and phones could be hit ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Feds say 30 other companies may have been breached by suspected Capital One hacker Investigators say they’ve found a server from the accused Capital One hacker with information from several other companies.    ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Thinking of moving? Here are the 25 most expensive cities to move to Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau and Move, Inc., a relocation planning resource, 24/7 Wall St. identified the 25 most expensive cities to move....
2019-08-16, 12:32

|MediclinicsaysmoreclarityneededonNHIBill Private hospital group Mediclinic says it supports the government’s plan of providing universal health coverage but has stressed that more clarity in...
2019-08-16, 12:32

|Newethicscodeforaccountants:actionmustbetakenonthreatsstraightaway-expert Accountants are now bound by a revised code of ethics to take action when they perceive a threat to their ethical standards, according to experts at ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

|GovtdepartmentsmorethanR600mbehindinpaymentstobusinesses-Minister Minister of Small Business Development Khumbudzo Ntshaveni cited National Treasury data, saying government departments were 30 days or more behind on...
2019-08-16, 12:32

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale Earnhard...
2019-08-16, 12:32

MLB notebook: Yanks' Stanton eyes September return New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton is slated to return from the injured list in September, general manager Brian Cashman told The Athletic on...
2019-08-16, 12:32

South Korea Leader Appeals to Japan as Dispute Festers In a major speech, President Moon Jae-in urged Japan to stop using trade to address historical disputes and expressed hope that the two economies cou...
2019-08-16, 13:00

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday Futures swing; 30-year yield hits historic lows; China threatens tariff countermeasures; Hong Kong unveils economic stimulus; Walmart shares surge on...
2019-08-16, 13:00

26 Years Later, Here's A Deleted Scene From The Super Mario Bros. Movie As terrible as it was, the 1993 Mario Bros. movie has a cult following online, led by the dedicated team at SMBmovie.com, who have spent years catalo...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, need...
2019-08-16, 13:00

These Are Our Readers' Four Favorite Airline Credit Cards The big takeaway from this week’s Co-Op is that the best airline credit card for you will depend largely on the airport you fly out of most. Live in ...
2019-08-16, 13:00

It's Like Old-School LucasArts Made A Game About Cthulhu With A Talking Cat The Necronomicon is a legendary book of unspeakable evil and immeasurable power, capable of summoning creatures of mind-melting horror into existence...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Read the full report from the Madoff whistleblower accusing GE of an Enron-like fraud Whistleblower Harry Markopolos released a new report about General Electric, saying the company is using some of the same accounting tricks as Enron....
2019-08-16, 13:00

Collier having stellar rookie season for the Minnesota Lynx Napheesa Collier wanted to make her mark as a rookie for the Minnesota Lynx. With nine games left in the regular season, she's done just that, puttin...
2019-08-16, 13:00

US Soccer, team talks break down; likely head to jury trial Players for the World Cup champion women's national team say mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation in their dispute over equal pay are over...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala exposed to carbon monoxide in fatal plane crash, investigators say Argentine soccer star Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before their small plane crashed in the English...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Alibaba and the $15 billion question: Amid Hong Kong's protests, when to list? Hong Kong's political unrest is posing a dilemma for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on the timing of its planned $15 billion listing in the city, with so...
2019-08-16, 13:00

U.S. surfboard makers not so stoked about China tariffs President Donald Trump's decision to slap 10% tariffs on imported surfboards convinced surf executive Sue Bowers to move factory jobs out of China ...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Stocks buoyed by stimulus hopes but still head for third losing week World stocks rose on Friday as expectations grew of further stimulus by central banks, offsetting worries about slowing economic growth, which intens...
2019-08-16, 13:00

‘It Feels Like I’m Chosen to Do This.’ Inside the Record-Breaking Rise of Lil Nas X Lil Nas X is getting bored. At a bowling alley in midtown Manhattan, he plays a giant Connect 4, then ping-pong and then, even as he checks and re-ch...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Horoscopes Help Solve Homicides in a Thrilling Murder Mystery In an isolated Polish village, Big Foot has been found dead. No, not that Big Foot. In Olga Tokarczuk’s newly translated novel, Drive Your Plow...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Good Boys Isn’t a Movie for Kids. But It Captures What It’s Like to Be One Long before the rise of the #MeToo movement, modern moms had begun raising their sons to be respectful of women, to ask permission before touching an...
2019-08-16, 13:00

New 2019 Honda Jazz set to target supermini SUV rivals News 15 Aug, 2019 The new Honda Jazz gets hybrid drive and a rugged look to boost its appeal – our exclusive images preview how it coul...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Illegal driving instructor complaints rarely result in conviction News 15 Aug, 2019 DVSA data reveals 961 complaints have been made about unqualified driving instructors since 2014, but just 18 convict...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tai...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Is your takeout lunch bowl covered in toxic 'forever chemicals'? | Joe Fassler Compostable bowls are considered eco-friendly, but they are covered in chemicals that persist indefinitely and are linked to troubling health effects...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Norway halts Amazon fund donation in dispute with Brazil International concerns grow over deforestation surge since Jair Bolsonaro took powerNorway has followed Germany in suspending donations to the Brazil...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Spectacular Bamboo Treehouse That Sits In A Jungle Is Available To Rent Tucked away in the lush jungles of Indonesia is a treehouse that is every Instagrammer's dream. Crafted entirely out of locally-grown Asper bamboo, t...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting...
2019-08-16, 13:32

$10M plan aims to fortify crumbling cliffs beneath New York homes A New York City community is prepared to spend nearly $10 million to begin reinforcing eroding bluffs that are slowly increasing the risk to homes an...
2019-08-16, 13:32

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefi...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Children’s lives in Mediterranean Sea must take priority over politics, says UNICEF The fate of 130 children on board two rescue ships in the Mediterranean Sea should not be put at risk by political point-scoring, the UN said on Thur...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Huge Penguins Added to the List of New Zealand’s Extinct Species A new species of giant penguin - about 1.6 meters (5.25 ft.) tall - has been identified from fossils found in Waipara, North Canterbury. ...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Simcoe County takes steps to help get waste off the streets Since residents have placed high priority on the collection of garbage, organics and recycling, Simcoe County says council voted to cancel this year'...
2019-08-16, 14:00

'We still need to be seen': behind the rise of black punk culture Amid increased backlash to the business of Afropunk, a host of collectives, festivals and artists of color have continued the punk resistance elsewhe...
2019-08-16, 14:00

What happens when a festival gets cancelled? Several events have had to be pulled this summer, causing disappointment all round. But disgruntled punters wanting their money back are far from the...
2019-08-16, 14:00

What is happening in Kashmir? The best books to help understand With Kashmir under lockdown, Preti Taneja chooses books that explore the history of the most militarised region in the worldSeventy years after parti...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Phoebe Waller-Bridge says she is writing new feature film and plans to direct it Fleabag and Killing Eve creator says she ‘blatantly will end up’ acting in her film Phoebe Waller-Bridge is working on a new feature film that she in...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures Woodstock’s co-founder Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new book looking back on the 1969 event Conti...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Iran Says It Has Made "No Commitment" For Release Of Tanker In Gibraltar Iran has made no commitments to gain the release of its tanker from detention in Gibraltar, an Iranian government spokesman was quoted as saying on F...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Malaysia To Question Zakir Naik For Comments Against Malaysian Hindus Malaysian authorities will summon controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Huawei Plans to Triple R&D Staff in Russia by 2025 According to Russian State Media Huawei plans to triple its research and development (R&D) staff in Russia within the next six years, according to a new report from Russian state...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Cops Intervene After Amazon's 'Mrs. Maisel' Promotion Is So Good, It Stops Traffic Amazon’s latest promotion for its Emmy-nominated comedy The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel—dialing back prices around Los Angeles to reflect the show’s 1959 s...
2019-08-16, 14:00

AOL Could've Saved the World Can you imagine a world where AOL owned YouTube and Facebook? It sounds delightfully boring. And it almost came to be, according to the former AOL CE...
2019-08-16, 14:00

HP's Omen X 2S Is Proof Dual-Screen Laptops Can Be Awesome I admit I might have a problem because no matter where I am or what I’m doing, one screen just isn’t enough. At my desk at home and at work, I have d...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Delta Sues Chatbot Provider Over 2017 Breach The airline is suing an artificial-intelligence company that powered a chatbot on its website, accusing it of lax cybersecurity that caused a 2017 da...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Walmart Continues Run of Sales Growth, Raises Forecasts Walmart said sales rose in the second quarter due to some price increases, strong grocery sales and more visitors to its stores and websites. The ret...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Confused About Who Should Get the HPV Vaccine, and When? The CDC Has New Recommendations For its first few years on the market, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was approved only for young girls. Over time, the U.S. Food and Drug Ad...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Tiara-wearing Iowa Pork Queen lends a hand to help struggling sow give birth at State Fair Gracie Greiner is just your average Iowa Pork Queen, stepping in to pull a piglet without disturbing her tiara.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Tennessee executes Stephen Michael West by electric chair Stephen Michael West was sentenced to death for the 1986 stabbing deaths of Wanda Romines, 51, and her 15-year-old daughter, Sheila Romines.  &...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges...
2019-08-16, 14:32

2 victims in Dayton hit by police bullets; shooter had drugs in system The Dayton shooter had cocaine, alcohol, and Xanax in his system, according to Coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

'Purely innocent': No regrets from man who walked into Walmart with body armor, loaded weapons Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, is charged with making a terrorist threat after the Aug. 8 incident at a Walmart in Springfield, Missouri.   ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Coast Guard finds 43 bales of pot worth $1M floating off California The U.S. Coast Guard found 1,300 pounds of plastic-wrapped marijuana floating in the ocean near Santa Catalina Island off the California coast. ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Can you lighten your hair with lemon juice? How to achieve sun-kissed locks this summer We've all heard the rumours - but is lemon juice the secret to our blonde ambition? Georgia Chambers speaks to Bleach London colourist Alex Brownsell...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Spoon, with greatest hits album in tow: ‘It’s the real deal’ Anyone who’s ever made a mix for a friend knows how hard it is to distill your favorite band’s output down to a bite-sized 10 songs or so...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Why ‘The Hunt’ release was really canceled: Death threats, test audiences “The Hunt” — a controversial film about a group of gun-toting, elite liberals with plans to hunt and kill “deplorables” — is ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Here’s hoping Vanessa Redgrave isn’t done with Broadway Let’s hear it for the great Lois Smith, who rode to the rescue this week when “The Inheritance,” coming in from London, was missing a key cast ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Dave Chappelle Netflix 2019: Will ‘Sticks & Stones’ tickle funny bones? He’s back — and in the middle of nowhere. “This is Dave,” says Morgan Freeman in the one-minute trailer released Thursday to hype D...
2019-08-16, 14:32

The 1975’s Matty Healy kisses male fan to protest anti-gay laws in Dubai The 1975’s first gig in Dubai may be their last after the British pop band’s singer Matty Healy planted a kiss on a male fan who wanted t...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Indians Score Early and Often in Shellacking of Yankees A seven-run first inning set the tone in a game in which the Yankees’ only real highlight was Mike Ford, a position player, pitching a 1-2-3 ninth in...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Indonesia seals palm, timber concessions amid forest fires: ministry Indonesia has sealed parts of palm oil and timber concessions owned by 10 companies on Borneo island after a spate of forest fires, authorities said ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.    ...
2019-08-16, 15:00

India's Payment Apps Race To Catch Up With China In Squeezing Out Cash In India, digital payments have climbed more than five times since 2015 to 22.4 transactions per person in the year ended March, Reserve Bank of Indi...
2019-08-16, 15:00

With Earnings Behind, Market Volatility Can Be Expected: Analysts With one trading session left, domestic stock markets are set to finish the week on a lower note. While the S&P BSE Sensex index has shed 270.38 poin...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Turning the Nintendo Switch into Android’s best gaming hardware Enlarge / Android on the Nintendo Switch. Just think of all the Nintendo apps you're missing out on. The Nintendo Switch is, basically, a game co...
2019-08-16, 15:00

'Scared for my life': politician's daughter pleads for outside help for Kashmir State is in panic over India’s removal of its status, says Iltija Mufti from under house arrestThe daughter of one of Kashmir’s most prominent politi...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Is Emilia Clarke about to fall in love with a ghost in Last Christmas? After the trailer for the Emma Thompson-scripted rom-com dropped, the internet has become convinced that a big twist is heading our wayIn this age of...
2019-08-16, 15:00

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundra...
2019-08-16, 15:00

North Korea fires more projectiles and says talks with 'impudent' South are over Regime says Pyongyang and Seoul have nothing to talk about while South Korea continues military drills with USNorth Korea has fired at least two unid...
2019-08-16, 15:00

How to eat: avocado toast Feckless hipster that it is, this month How to Eat is brunching on avo toast. But is that avo ‘smashed’ or sliced? Is sourdough the only way to go? A...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Review: 'Why Women Kill' is a delicious 'Desperate Housewives' successor Starring Lucy Liu, Ginnifer Goodwin and Kirby Howell-Baptiste, CBS All Access's "Why Women Kill" is a juicy drama from "Desperate Housewives" cr...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Get your popcorn! 10 fall movies we can't wait to see 2019's fall movie lineup ranges from horror ("It: Chapter Two") to supervillains ("Joker"), and we can hardly wait.     ...
2019-08-16, 15:00

The Six Most Travel-Friendly Jumpsuits and Rompers Wearing rompers and jumpsuits is often a fashion roller coaster. The one-piece outfits can be extremely cute and stylish, but they can also be a pain...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Kevin Hart to star in a Meet The Parents-esque superhero movie According to Deadline, Kevin Hart is going to star in and produce a superhero comedy movie from Detective Pikachu writers Dan Hernandez and Benji Sam...
2019-08-16, 15:00

First two Ebola cases confirmed in Congo's South Kivu: officials A woman and her child were the first two cases confirmed with Ebola in Congo's South Kivu region this week, opening a new front in the fight against ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

U.S. housing starts fall further, but permits at seven-month high U.S. homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permi...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Enjoy These Heirloom Apple Reviews by Author Chuck Wendig You do not have to be a capital-F Food Writer to write excellently about food; an enthusiasm for the subject and a way with words is enough. Case in ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

How to Treat Yourself With Birthday Freebies All Year Long Every retail and fast-food chain under the sun seems to have a loyalty program these days, and one of the perks the good ones offer is a freebie or d...
2019-08-16, 15:32

‘Do the Right Thing’ | Anatomy of a Scene Spike Lee narrates a sequence from his film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in a digitally restored Blu-ray edition from the Criterion Col...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Ravi Shastri Profile: Facts, Figures As Head Coach Of Indian Cricket Team Ravi Shastri has been in an administrative role with the Indian men's cricket team since 2007, with a few gaps, till he was appointed Team Director i...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Autocar Heroes: BMW E30 M3 vs M3 CSL vs M2 Competition - what's the best M Car ever? Three iconic models from BMW's M Division go head-to-head-to-head to settle once and for all which is the best So which is it to be? What is the gre...
2019-08-16, 15:32

BP Chargemaster activates first 150kW ultra-fast EV chargers BP forecourts will get 400 Ultracharge 150 units by 2021, each giving 100 miles of range in 10 minutes BP Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric ca...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Toyota tests plug-in hybrid RAV4 SUV in new images Prototypes of a RAV4 with a charging port have been seen for the first time, with 2020 debut likely Toyota has been seen testing what appears to be ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Racing lines: Looking back at the drama of BTCC 1989 Sytner and Weaver ruled BTCC Class B in the late 1980s Today's fast-paced leadership battle brings back memories of when Sierra RS500s chased BMW E...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet 2019 UK review Four-wheel drive makes the new 911 Cabriolet one of the most versatile sports cars you can buy – but should you? For now, the Carrera 4S Cabriolet ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series set to make 680bhp Ultimate version of two-seater will take AMG's 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 to its limit, as new prototypes are seen testing Mercedes-AMG is well into de...
2019-08-16, 15:32

S&P 500 Index: Clear Signs of an "Ebbing Ebullience" Investor psychology drives stock market prices. So, it pays to study sentiment measures. This chart shows two sentiment measures that warned of the c...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Sealife encounters around the world: readers’ travel tips Colourful rockpools, the sight of orcas hunting under the aurora borealis and huge skies full of sea birds have left our tipsters in awe at the wonde...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Anna Jones’ recipes for fruit cobbler and corn salad | The Modern Cook Arm yourself with a couple of baskets and stuff them with the season’s bounty to make a fruity crumble cobbler and a charred corn saladMy second-ever...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Alibaba billionaire to buy Barclays Center for $700M: sources Alibaba co-founder Joe Tsai is expecting to sign a deal valued at more than $700 million to buy Brooklyn’s Barclays Center at the same time he acquir...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Madoff whistleblower: Red flags at General Electric is ‘more serious’ than Enron The financial analyst famous for blowing the whistle on Ponzi King Bernard Madoff has now set his sights on General Electric. Harry Markopolos, who r...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Alibaba delays Hong Kong listing due to protests: sources Chinese e-commerce platform Alibaba is weighing a delay to its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange due to massive anti-China protests that have s...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Probe Agency Seizes Rs 300-Crore Assets Of Telangana Group In Ponzi Scam The Enforcement Directorate on Friday said it has attached assets worth about Rs 300 crore in connection with its money laundering probe in an allege...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Army Major General Dismissed Without Pension For Sexual Harassment A Major General serving in Assam Rifles in the north east has been dismissed without pension over a case of sexual harassment involving another servi...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Hazard out of Madrid opener, Zidane turns to Bale "Real Madrid\u0027s preparations for the new season hit an untimely snag as marquee signing Eden Hazard was ruled out of Saturday\u0027s La Liga seas...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Ozil and Kolasinac set to return for Arsenal "Arsenal boss Unai Emery has confirmed that Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac are both ready to return to the fold for his side after missing last week\u...
2019-08-16, 16:32

La Liga preview: Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid set for three-horse title race "The La Liga season begins on Friday with Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid all set to be far stronger units after a record-smashing transfe...
2019-08-16, 16:32

|LIVE|Prejudicetotheimage,reputationandintegrityofMoyoisnotirreparable-Maleka Old Mutual and Peter Moyo go head to head at court today over whether Moyo can be reinstated as CEO with immediate effect pending an appeals process....
2019-08-16, 16:32

What Happens Next in the Hong Kong Protests Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong rolled into their 11th week, but things took a dramatic turn after protestors decided to occupy Hong Kong’s...
2019-08-16, 16:32

2018 champion Yates out of Mitchelton-SCOTT squad for Vuelta "Reigning Vuelta a Espana rider Simon Yates will not defend his Tour crown after he was left out of Mitchelton-SCOTT\u0027s eight-man team for the co...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinna...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Footballer carjacking attempt reveals threat to London's super-rich Ultra-wealthy hiring military drivers and bringing in more guard dogs to counter armed thieves The criminal threat to London’s wealthiest footballers...
2019-08-16, 16:32

The Bonkers Tech That Detects Lightning 6,000 Miles Away If lightning strikes near the North Pole, and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Yes, because a global sensor network is always liste...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Opinion: Kyler Murray regresses in Cardinals' second preseason game, but better days ahead After an impressive debut last week, Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray regressed in his second NFL preseason game.      ...
2019-08-16, 16:32

For Patriots' young receivers, pressure is on to step up for Tom Brady Entering his 20th season, Tom Brady is surrounded largely by inexperienced wide receivers, but his knowledge affords the Patriots to go this route. ...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Former Steelers, Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones becomes first player to sign with XFL After serving as a backup to Ben Roethlisberger with the Steelers, Landry Jones is trying to get his football career back on track in the XFL.  ...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Freak injury leaves Liverpool facing goalkeeper crisis Liverpool might need to play a 35-year-old free agent in goal against Southampton in the Premier League after backup goalkeeper Adrian hurt his ankle...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Whitney Port says she 'regrets' turning down 'one-night stand' with Leonardo DiCaprio While many suitors dream of a late-night rendezvous with Leonardo DiCaprio, Whitney Port said she had a chance but regrettably passed.   &...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Man found guilty in 2001 murder of Ashton Kutcher's friend A jury ruled Michael Gargiulo guilty of murdering two women, one of whom was about to go on a date with Ashton Kutcher. The actor testified in May. ...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Miley Cyrus' sister Brandi rips paparazzi for tailing them on getaway with Kaitlynn Carter Miley Cyrus' sister Brandi Cyrus opened up about paparazzi "ruining" their vacation with Kaitlynn Carter amid Liam Hemsworth breakup news. ...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Hackers Subvert Security Checks Like the Browser Padlock Recent attacks have shown that cybercriminals have co-opted techniques and tools that people commonly use to distinguish real communications and webs...
2019-08-16, 17:00

House Intel Committee could bolster Dem case for impeaching Trump When Congress initiated impeachment proceedings against President Richard Nixon 45 years ago, the House Intelligence Committee didn’t exist.Now, Demo...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Taylor Swift releases title track 'Lover' from upcoming album and the internet swoons Taylor Swift has released the highly anticipated title track off her upcoming seventh studio album, "Lover," and the internet is in a tizzy trying to...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Heavy metal band Metallica donates 250,000 euros for Romanian pediatric hospital American heavy metal band Metallica has donated 250,000 euros to a Romanian association building the country's first pediatric oncology hospital, the...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Newly disclosed documents detail investigations of a top general facing sexual assault allegations and his accuser Lawmakers have said they believed Gen. John E. Hyten was wrongly accused by an Army colonel. The materials shed light on how they may have reached th...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Lawyer: Iranian supertanker captain no longer wants the job The captain of an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff no longer wants to be in command of the ship, which is in need of repairs that ...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Myanmar, Bangladesh schedule Rohingya repatriation Officials say Myanmar and Bangladesh have set next Thursday for a new attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims, 700,000 of whom fled a security...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Democrat Elizabeth Warren floats plan to empower Native Americans U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday unveiled her latest policy plan, which aims to empower Native American tribes throu...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Democrat O'Rourke proposes domestic terrorism agencies to combat hate, gun massacres Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled a plan on Friday to classify white supremacist violence as an organized crime problem and to...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Trump blames mass shootings on mentally ill, calls for more mental institutions President Donald Trump said on Thursday he supports meaningful background checks for gun buyers, but he said that those responsible for recent mass s...
2019-08-16, 17:32

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the lat...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez has a bright Man Utd future and predicts big season for Fred Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez remains part of his plans at Manchester United while anticipating a big season for Brazilian midfielder F...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Dougie Freedman explains why Crystal Palace didn't spend bulk of Aaron Wan-Bissaka transfer fee Crystal Palace sporting director Dougie Freedman has explained why the club did not splash the majority of the money brought in by selling Aaron Wan-...
2019-08-16, 17:32

John Goodman Was a Man Without a Series. Now He’s Everywhere. He talks about his short-term unemployment between the canceled “Roseanne” and its sequel, “The Conners” — and the Danny McBride comedy “The Righteou...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Stop Using Hijacked Passwords That Google Already Told You Were Bad In February, Google did us lazy bums a favor by adding a Password Checkup extension for Chrome. The way it works is the extension will send you a war...
2019-08-16, 17:32

Motorola's latest cheap phone tries to double as an action camera Apart from its real-but-not-ready foldable, Motorola is best known these days for churning out respectable smartphones for people on a budget. Those ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Facebook pivots privacy failings into pop-up cafes Facebook is fighting back against the perception that it doesn't care about protecting user data, confirming that it will open a number of pop-u...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Facebook told staff but not users about single sign-on risks, says court filing Plaintiffs in a court case against Facebook have argued that the social network knew about the security risks that lead to a major hack in 2018 but d...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Disney+ may become home to a new 'Star Wars' series with Ewan McGregor The folks at Disney sure have been busy thinking of spinoff shows for the company's upcoming streaming platform. One of them will take place wit...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Windows 10 after four years: A solid report card, but serious challenges ahead Four years after its launch, Windows 10 has gone from being a curiosity to owning a solid majority of the Windows desktop market. But Microsoft still...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Five Places to Visit in Greenville, S.C. One of the Upcountry city’s most intriguing areas is West Greenville, an enclave that has been transformed into an artistic and entrepreneurial distr...
2019-08-16, 18:00

How to use Apple's content cache service to boost network performance The content cache service allows organizations to store downloaded applications and system updates for distribution to client devices across LANs whi...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Woke capitalism cowers to China Over at National Review, David French asks a question to which every humanist and freedom fighter in the western world wishes a resounding affirmativ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

China threatens retaliation, calls for US to 'meet it halfway' on trade Beijing claimed Thursday that the U.S.-proposed tariffs set to go into effect on Sept. 1 violated earlier agreements made by the two countries during...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Actor Michael Madsen pleads no contest to DUI “Reservoir Dogs” actor Michael Madsen has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his SUV into a pole in Malibu, California,...
2019-08-16, 18:00

'French Spiderman' climbs Hong Kong building A Frenchman known for carrying out several unauthorized climbs of skyscrapers around the globe, has scaled a 62-story building in Hong Kong as a prot...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Gibraltar defies U.S. intervention and releases Iran oil tanker The United States applied to seize an Iranian oil supertanker impounded in Gibraltar. The ship has been released.       ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.  ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Rat BBQ, a local delicacy is available in a few places in Cambodia Barbecued field rats are not everybody's idea of a tasty treat, but in Cambodia's rural Battambang province they are popular as a cheap, qu...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Anchors away: Teen eco-activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for UN conference on zero-carbon boat Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg began her zero-carbon voyage to the United States today for the UN Climate Conference.    ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Iran tanker shifts position but still at anchor off Gibraltar An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West shifted position on Friday but its anchor was still down off Gibraltar and it wa...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast The brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among at least four people killed in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan on Friday, two Taliban ...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Kremlin hands top state honors to pilots after crash-landing Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday bestowed top state honors on two pilots for courage and heroism after they safely landed a packed passenge...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Canada's Intact Financial to buy Guarantee Co, Frank Cowan for C$1 billion Canadian property and casualty insurer Intact Financial Corp said on Thursday it agreed to buy The Guarantee Co of North America and Frank Cowan Co f...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Livermore, California: Welcome to laid-back wine country Livermore is one of California's original and oldest wine regions with more than 50 tasting rooms that flank the charming town.   ...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Investigators believe five poultry companies violated immigration law, search warrants say Unsealed documents detail trove of evidence, including videotaped statements by managers indicating they knew many undocumented immigrants had been h...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Can Trump Actually Buy Greenland? The Short Answer Is No U.S. President Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying Greenland, the world’s biggest island and a self-ruling territory of Denma...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Why the ECB Will Stuff Free Money Into Bank Pockets Again The European Central Bank is throwing every tool it has at the sluggish euro-zone economy. Starting in September, it’ll make a generous funding offer...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Tony Romo reveals top fantasy football running backs Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo told UPI which running back he would pick first in a fantasy football draft. He also said he thinks Ezeki...
2019-08-16, 19:00

News Of The Ruling Class Out Of Pebble Beach Be Damned! Behold The 2020 Toyota Corolla Nightshade Edition, The Car Of The People One week out of the year, the entire car industry pulls their vacuum-sealed bag of clothes labeled “If I Ever Sell My Soul to Join a Country Club” fr...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Missing Green Valley woman found safe TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has located a missing 84-year-old woman from Green Valley and returned her home safely. San...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Dayton mass shooter’s family apologizes for obituary that called him a ‘funny, articulate and intelligent man’ DAYTON, Ohio (WKYC) — After an earlier obituary for Dayton mass shooting suspect Connor Betts never mentioned the mass killings that occurred by his ...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Hundreds filed lawsuits under Child Victims Act in New York Jeffrey Eskridge has spent 42 years dreaming of the moment he’d be able to strike back at the Roman Catholic priest who he says raped him repeatedly ...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and family survive fiery plane crash in Tennessee CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (NBC NEWS) – NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and 1-year-old daughter were transported to a hospital following a...
2019-08-16, 19:00

12 arrested after protest at Pima County Jail TUCSON –Twelve protestors were arrested Wednesday night outside the Pima County Jail. Jail officials said they were protesting the arrest of Anthony ...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Autumn is coming, so of course Pumpkin Spice Spam is, too Pumpkin Spice Spam will be sold online only beginning next month, Hormel Foods Corp. says. / Courtesy: Hormel Foods Corp. By Alex Johnson The pumpkin...
2019-08-16, 19:00

Pima County investigating Legal Services Building after reports of falling bricks TUCSON -The Pima County Facilities Management Department is launching an investigation into the condition of the Legal Services Building in downtown ...
2019-08-16, 19:00

We Out: Planned Parenthood Says Trump ‘Gag Rule’ Will Force It to Abandon Low-Income Reproductive Health Program Unless a federal appeals court gives a hard pass when it comes to a “gag rule” imposed by the Trump administration regarding abortion, Planned Parent...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Is Ciara Going to Be the Next Celeb to ‘Level Up’ Our Beauty Routines? With her most recent album and newly launched record label, Ciara has been making a case for Beauty Marks (the name of both), but as revealed at Beau...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Americans are more in debt than ever and experts say 'money disorders' may be to blame "Money disorder" is an umbrella term for reoccurring issues people have with money. They involve issues like compulsive buying, money hoarding and pa...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Peering Through Time: Early Mesoamerican Mirrors for Grooming and Divination Mirrors are known to have been used by human beings for thousands of years. The earliest examples of manufactured mirrors come from Anatolia (known t...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Trump, banking on strong economy to win reelection, frets over a possible downturn Administration officials are not actively planning for a recession because they do not believe one will occur, and they worry that making such plans ...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Greenland tells Trump: 'We're not for sale' The government of Greenland says its territory is not for sale following reports that US President Donald Trump was looking into purchasing the massi...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Bundesliga rule changes for 2019-20: What you need to know Bundesliga coaches are aghast at new rules that could see them face more disciplinary problems than their players. Other changes are also afoot. Here...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Brazil threatens Mercosur exit if Argentina opposition wins presidency Brazil's economy minister has said the country could leave the trade bloc if Argentina's opposition wins presidential elections later this year. He a...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Germany's Maas tours Canada's melting Arctic Visiting Canada's melting Arctic, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said Europe had an "extraordinary" task to slash fossil fuel emissions. If i...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Germany most popular non-English-speaking country for students Germany has become the most popular country in the world for foreign students in the non-English-speaking world. A new study released by two academic...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Wildfires wreak havoc from France to Greece With EU air support, nearly 400 firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze on the Greek island of Evia. In France, more than 500 firefighters are...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Alexander von Humboldt surveying the entire world in 'Cosmos' Humboldt returned to Berlin in 1827 after working for two decades in Paris. For the next 30 years, he labored over his most ambitious project to unit...
2019-08-16, 19:32

How Israel’s Travel Ban on Reps. Omar and Tlaib Is Uniting Democrats — Including Their Critics There was a surprising side effect to Israel’s decision to ban Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from visiting the country: unity in the Democ...
2019-08-16, 19:32

After Trump Body Shames Him, Supporter Says ‘I Love the Guy’ The president has a long history of calling protesters names. But there’s no other known instance of him mocking one of his own supporters by acciden...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Give Your Teenager a Credit Card? Some Financial Experts Say Yes Parents should monitor spending and explain how to pay the bill on time. A financial planner says teenagers should get a card. “We live in a credit-d...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Forever 21 offers 21% off everything through Sunday: best deals It’s the worst time of year to buy clothes. It’s still hot as hell outside. Offices are freezing. No one wants to spend more money on spa...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Facial recognition scanners are already at some US airports. Here's what to know The next time you go to the airport, you might notice something different during the security process: A machine scanning your face.   ...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Maths and tech specialists need Hippocratic oath, says academic Exclusive: Hannah Fry says ethical pledge needed in tech fields that will shape futureMathematicians, computer engineers and scientists in related fi...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Girl, 9, sues renowned Berlin boys choir over gender bias A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender, in a case that ha...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Mount Everest climbers to face new rules after deadly season Climbers looking to ascend the world's tallest summit next year may face a new set of qualifications required by the Nepal government if they want to...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Preschool to open at former Nazi concentration camp in Serbia The planned opening of a Serbian preschool at former Nazi concentration camp – a site that bore some of history’s most inhumane atrocities – has outr...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Man insulted at New Hampshire rally by Trump because of weight says 'I love the guy' President Donald Trump called a man overweight who he thought was a protester at his rally in New Hampshire, only to learn later he had ridiculed a s...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Texas power prices nearly triple to record high as heat bakes state Spot power prices in Texas almost tripled to a record high for Friday as the state's grid operator took emergency measures for a second time this wee...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Students caught in visa sting at fake university may sue U.S., court rules A federal appeals court said foreign-born students may sue the U.S. government over claims it wrongfully canceled their visas, following a sting wher...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Thirteen U.S. states sue over new rule to limit legal immigration A coalition of 13 U.S. states sued President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday, seeking to block a new rule that would drastically reduce le...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Tennessee executes man convicted of killing teenage girl, her mother in 1986 A man convicted of raping a 15-year-old girl and stabbing her and her mother to death in their home with a teenage accomplice more than 30 years ago ...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Edinburgh limits pupil climate strike approval to once a year Activists vow to keep on after council votes to authorise only one day’s school absenceYoung activists have vowed to keep protesting in Edinburgh des...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Some carriers have already started taking iPhone 11 reservations Apple just released the latest iOS 13 beta version which contains an unexpected gem: the actual 2019 iPhone keynote date. That’s September 10th...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Hidden gestures you didn’t know about make switching Google accounts so much easier Many people who use Google services have more than one account, which means they always have to pay attention and use certain apps with specific acco...
2019-08-16, 20:32

Edwards Lifesciences, Medtronic heart valves win FDA approval for expanded use Heart valve systems from Edwards Lifesciences Corp and Medtronic Plc have been approved for use in a condition that restricts blood flow from the hea...
2019-08-16, 20:32

UPDATE 1-Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar...
2019-08-16, 20:32

U.S. judge urges VW, SEC to resolve civil Dieselgate suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its...
2019-08-16, 21:00

UPDATE 2-AbbVie prices new rheumatoid arthritis drug at $59,000/yr AbbVie Inc has priced its new rheumatoid arthritis treatment at $59,000 a year after gaining U.S. approval on Friday, a big boost for the drugmaker s...
2019-08-16, 21:00

AI startup Gather uses drones and computer vision for warehouse inventory Gather is made up of robotics graduates from Carnegie Mellon University and uses drones and computer vision to carry out inventory for warehouses.Rea...
2019-08-16, 21:00

CNN Exclusive: New documents reveal behind-the-scenes clash over spending inside Trump inaugural committee The former adviser to first lady Melania Trump, who has come under fire for the cost of President Donald Trump's inauguration, was among the event pl...
2019-08-16, 21:00

Court limits order that had stopped Trump asylum limits HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruling will allow the Trump administration to begin rejecting asylum at some parts of the U.S.-Mexico border f...
2019-08-16, 21:00

Talks break down between USWNT and US Soccer over equal pay Meditation talks between US Soccer and the United States women's soccer team over a gender discrimination lawsuit filed by the players earlier this y...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Pennsylvania couple accused of faking baby's birth, death to collect cash and gifts A Pennsylvania couple who reportedly set up a GoFundMe page asking for donations in the wake of their newborn son’s death are now being accused by po...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam, Ghislaine Maxwell, photographed at California burger joint: report Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged madam was photographed Thursday at a California In-and-Out Burger restaurant where she sat reading a spy novel while eating...
2019-08-16, 21:32

New temporary migrant holding facility opens this week at the border to relieve overcrowding amid 'immigration crisis' As an influx of migrants apprehended at the border has triggered serious overcrowding, U.S. officials this week unveiled a “temporary” solution -- a ...
2019-08-16, 21:32

10 Wellness Products to Help You Destress at Your Desk We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Raymond Mellor obituary My father-in-law, Raymond Mellor, who has died aged 95, was a considerable figure in the world of clocks and watches. In 1962 he set up the London of...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Athletic Bilbao v Barcelona: La Liga opener – live! Minute-by-minute updates as the champions get underwaySid Lowe: Big clubs’ different outlooks after summer spendingAny thoughts? You can email Rob 8...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Seth Meyers on Trump: 'Lying for him is as natural as breathing' Late-night hosts covered Trump ‘freaking out’ over a possible recession and his attempts to shift blame over the economyLate-night hosts discussed th...
2019-08-16, 21:32

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold ...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Fiji PM: 'insulting' Scott Morrison causing rift with Pacific countries Exclusive: Frank Bainimarama says Australian leader is pushing nations towards ChinaScott Morrison has been accused of causing an extraordinary rift ...
2019-08-16, 21:32

The Google Assistant now lets you annoy your family members with assignable reminders Do you sometimes have to nag your significant other to take out the trash on Monday night? Now, you can do so in a more passive-aggressive way by sen...
2019-08-16, 21:32

He spoke for Maryland football players after a teammate’s death. His next field: Politics. Ellis McKennie is best known for his response to the death of his friend Jordan McNair. His desire to leave an impact guides his aspirations for the ...
2019-08-16, 21:32

A Teen Pretends to Be Trans, and Some Viewers Object to the Deception The indie film “Adam” centers on the 17-year-old title character passing as transgender to win the affection of a lesbian. Is the boy problematic? Or...
2019-08-16, 21:32

CEO of Cisco, which saw a huge drop in China sales, says state-owned enterprises shunned them Chinese government-controlled enterprises are opting to work with local vendors rather than American-owned companies, says Cisco Systems CEO Chuck Ro...
2019-08-16, 22:00

Hulu's September calendar: 'Goonies,' 'Hercules' and 'Wu-Tang' are new to stream In September, Hulu streams animated Disney movies ("Hercules" and "Pocahontas") and a new biopic series about the Wu-Tang Clan.    &#...
2019-08-16, 22:00

This is what's behind Walmart's staying power that could outmaneuver Amazon For 20 years Walmart has struggled to pull its online act together while Amazon.com seized nearly half of the US online shopping market. But Walmart&...
2019-08-16, 22:00

Disney fights streaming account sharing with help from cable industry Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) Disney and Charter Communications are teaming up to...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Rodgers advises Ravens' Jackson to 'slide a little bit' Aaron Rodgers liked what he saw out of Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson during their preseason game Thursday, although the two-time NFL Mos...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Rashida Tlaib's West Bank family: Ban shows reality of 'occupation' U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib's family in a West Bank village told UPI on Friday they can't bear to tell her 90-year-old grandmother that the congresswoman...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Attacker 'neutralized' by off-duty officer after ramming 2 in West Bank Israeli police shot and killed a man they labeled a terrorist after he rammed his vehicle into a bus stop in the West Bank Friday, injuring two peopl...
2019-08-16, 22:32

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary la...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Israel bars entry for Muslim U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib; draws backlash The Israeli government stirred significant controversy Thursday with a decision to bar entry for two Muslim U.S. lawmakers -- a move hailed by Presid...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Emperor Naruhito voices 'deep remorse' 74 years after Japan's WWII surrender Japanese Emperor Naruhito apologized and expressed deep sorrow to the world Thursday on the 74th anniversary of Tokyo's surrender to Allied forces du...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Giant chicken at Knesset slams 'cowardice' of Israel toward Hamas Frustrated by Israel's response to Hamas, advocates set up a large, inflatable chicken outside the parliament building Wednesday -- with a message th...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Critical KNOB exploit penetrates gaping Bluetooth vulnerability Researchers have discovered a vulnerability in Bluetooth’s authentication protocols which, if properly executed, could allow an attacker to conduct a...
2019-08-16, 22:32

London Stock Exchange hit by worst outage since 2011 Software glitch prevented investors trading for more than an hour and a halfThe London stock market has experienced its worst outage in eight years a...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Trump Urges India-Pak Dialogue On Kashmir In Call With Imran Khan: Report United States President Donald Trump pushed for talks between New Delhi and Islamabad on the Kashmir issue during a phone conversation with Pakistan ...
2019-08-16, 22:32

North Korea: No wish to talk with South Korea North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut of...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Countries with hardly any tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic cen...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Is Hong Kong still safe to visit? Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and p...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Tyson Foods recalls chicken patties possibly contaminated with 'foreign matter' Tyson Foods is recalling approximately 39,078 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken patties for possible contamination, the USDA announced.   ...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Instagram to let US users report false content Facebook-owned company seeking to stem spread of misinformation by removing dubious posts from searchesInstagram is adding an option for users to rep...
2019-08-16, 23:00

Molinari cards 6 under for two-shot lead of Czech Masters Edoardo Molinari shot his second straight 6-under 66 to take a two-shot lead after two rounds of the Czech Masters       &#...
2019-08-16, 23:00

| Nigerian boy stages own kidnap, demands father pay ransom A 15-year-old Nigerian boy has been arrested for demanding a ransom from his father after staging his own kidnap with his friends in central city of ...
2019-08-16, 23:32

| First confirmed Ebola cases in DR Congo's South Kivu province The eastern DR Congo province of South Kivu has recorded its first confirmed cases of Ebola in the country's year-old epidemic, one of which was a fa...
2019-08-16, 23:32

The Galaxy Book S stole the show. Can it steal market share? Taking Snapdragon laptops to new heights, Samsung's surprise announcement fits well with the Note 10's message of mobile productivity. But the laptop...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Trump can't buy Greenland, but it is crucial to US national security Greenland might not be for sale, but the ice-covered island is strategically crucial to American national security and will likely play an important ...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Coutinho to join Bayern on loan "Barcelona\u0027s record signing Philippe Coutinho is set to move to Bayern Munich on loan for the remainder of the season, the Spanish champions sai...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Adrian ready to play through pain with Liverpool faced with 'keeper crisis "Adrian is hopeful of being fit for Liverpool\u0027s Premier League encounter with Southampton after suffering a freak ankle injury in the UEFA Super...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Norwich's Hernandez faces long spell out with knee injury "Norwich City midfielder Onel Hernandez faces a minimum of three months out after falling on his knee at home and suffering a lateral meniscus tear, ...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Grandson is taking grandma to all 61 national parks Brad Ryan's 89-year-old grandma Joy told him she regretted how few trips she took in her life. So Ryan made it his mission to get her to all US natio...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Two teens water-skied 62 miles across Lake Michigan from Wisconsin to Michigan Most teens dream of doing something absolutely epic before going off to college. Madelyn Hendrikse and Braden Dirkse made that dream a reality by wat...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Cubs-Pirates: Playing in Pittsburgh makes Over the bet Though the Pirates have walked the plank record-wise since the All-Star break, going 6-25, they have excelled at scoring runs at home, with 67.9 perc...
2019-08-17, 00:00

60 second interview: Felix Alvarado Paul Wheeler talks to Felix Alvarado, a world champion who rose up from poverty The post 60 second interview: Felix Alvarado appeared first on Boxing...
2019-08-17, 00:00