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Microplastics in the Arctic and the Alps may have blown in on the wind

Microplastics have been found in the snow in remote areas, and they may have drifted in on the wind, raising questions about how much plastic we are inhaling...

Microplastics in the Arctic and the Alps may have blown in on the wind

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2019-06-22, 22:48

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2019-05-24, 04:48

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2019-07-03, 06:48

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2019-07-20, 06:32

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2019-06-19, 00:48

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2019-06-19, 08:00

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2019-05-22, 10:32

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2019-05-30, 03:48

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2019-06-21, 22:48

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2019-06-20, 11:48

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2019-06-10, 22:01

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2019-06-21, 19:00

China approves 20.76 GW of subsidy-free solar, wind power projects China approved its first batch of subsidy-free wind and solar projects with a combined capacity of 20.76 gigawatts (GW), the country's top planning a...
2019-05-22, 06:48

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2019-07-10, 15:32

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2019-07-19, 05:48

The plan to build mega wind farms and artificial islands in North Sea A radical plan to build artificial islands in the North Sea that act as hubs for mega wind farms has received a boost after an analysis said it was f...
2019-07-15, 20:16

Senegal imports turbines for West Africa's first big wind farm project Senegal started importing turbines for its first large-scale wind farm on Thursday, the biggest such project in West Africa that will supply nearly a...
2019-05-24, 12:16

New Jersey picks Danish firm Orsted for wind energy project ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey has chosen a Danish company to build a wind energy project off the coast of Atlantic City that could power half...
2019-06-22, 01:00

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2019-06-28, 15:48

Alaskans find more dead seals along warming Arctic Sea At least 60 dead seals have been discovered along beaches of the Bering Sea and Chukchi Sea in northwestern Alaska, and scientists are trying to dete...
2019-06-13, 04:48

Scientists Track Arctic Fox That Walked 4,000 Km From Norway To Canada Just 21 days after leaving the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, an arctic fox had arrived in Greenland. And in less than three months, she made it to...
2019-07-03, 03:32

'Unprecedented': more than 100 Arctic wildfires burn in worst ever season Huge blazes in Greenland, Siberia and Alaska are producing plumes of smoke that can be seen from spaceThe Arctic is suffering its worst wildfire seas...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Arctic permafrost is going through a rapid meltdown — 70 years early In the Canadian Arctic, layers of permafrost that scientists expected to remain frozen for at least 70 years have already begun thawing. The once-fro...
2019-06-14, 20:00

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2019-05-22, 18:48

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2019-05-30, 04:00

Canadian Arctic fossils are oldest known fungus on Earth Fungus is half a billion years older than previous record holder found in WisconsinTiny fossils found in mudrock in the barren wilderness of the Cana...
2019-05-22, 20:16

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2019-06-17, 14:16

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2019-07-31, 20:48

'Punch in the gut' as scientists find micro plastic in Arctic ice Tiny pieces of plastic have been found in ice cores drilled in the Arctic by a U.S.-led team of scientists, underscoring the threat the growing form ...
2019-08-14, 19:32

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2019-06-19, 06:32

Arctic Norway island wants to be ‘time-free’ during summer COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Residents on an Arctic Norwegian island with 69 days of constant light in the summer say they want to go “time-free&...
2019-06-19, 16:16

Arctic mission will trap scientists in ice to study climate Scientists from 17 nations, including the United States, Russia and China, are preparing for a year-long mission to the central Arctic to study the i...
2019-07-04, 03:00

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

A Weather Station Above the Arctic Circle Hit 94.6 Degrees Fahrenheit Amid the hottest month in recorded history, some records still stand out as absolutely jaw dropping. That’s definitely true of a measurement made in ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

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2019-07-08, 21:48

First battery-powered cruise ship sails for the Arctic The world's first cruise ship propelled partially by battery power is set to head out from northern Norway on its maiden voyage, cruise operator Hurt...
2019-07-02, 00:48

Landslides have increased by 6000 per cent on an Arctic island The landscape of Banks Island in the far north of Canada is being reshaped by global warming-triggered land slumps, and the situation is set to get m...
2019-05-22, 10:32

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2019-07-12, 19:32

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2019-06-21, 22:32

Scottish Power to build vast battery to improve wind energy supply Energy firm says project will be big step towards continuous renewable power for UKScottish Power is to undertake the most ambitious battery power pr...
2019-06-10, 16:32

New York passes its Green New Deal, announces massive offshore wind push Enlarge / Sights like this may become common on Long Island. (credit: University of Rhode Island) Yesterday, New York governor Andrew Cuomo signed ...
2019-07-20, 07:48

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2019-05-21, 20:16

'Dark satanic mills': Tony Abbott continues his crusade against wind turbines Former PM doesn’t want wind farms ‘spoiling our landscape’ and praises Angus Taylor for supporting coal-fired powerThe former prime minister Tony Abb...
2019-07-19, 08:32

Ontario to compensate White Pines wind turbine developers for cancelled contract The Ontario government would not confirm how much it would pay the developer, who, last year, estimated it would cost $100 million to back out of the...
2019-07-08, 22:32

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Vattenfall may raise target for offshore European wind power Sweden's Vattenfall may raise its target for installing offshore wind power generation in Europe beyond the 11,000 megawatts (MW) it now plans to hav...
2019-06-06, 15:32

Solar, onshore wind costs set to fall below new fossil fuel energy: report Electricity generated by onshore wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies will in the next year be consistently cheaper than from any fossil fue...
2019-05-29, 17:16

At $38,500, Could this Custom 1989 BMW 325i Turbo Touring Make You Throw Caution to the Wind? Yes, the price tag on today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe custom E30 could be considered eye watering, but could its custom build and fat turbo make it ...
2019-07-09, 22:48

Arctic wildfires continue to burn, releasing record amounts of CO2 Wildfires are raging across the Arctic as warm, dry conditions persist across the region. Satellite images have revealed wildfires burning in Alaska,...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Fantastic arctic fox: animal walks 3,500km from Norway to Canada Epic journey by female fox includes fastest movement rate for species ever recordedAn arctic fox has walked more than 3,500km (2,000 miles) from Norw...
2019-07-02, 06:32

Lamborghini Takes 7 Huracan EVOs On An Expedition Above The Arctic Circle Lamborghini has announced adding Norway to its list of most spectacular places and roads in the world to discover as part of its expedition series, L...
2019-07-31, 19:48

'It's getting warmer, wetter, wilder': the Arctic town heating faster than anywhere In the world’s northernmost town, temperatures have risen by 4C, devastating homes, wildlife and even the cemetery. Will the rest of the planet heed ...
2019-07-01, 19:00

World's First Battery-Powered Cruise Ship To Sail For The Arctic The world's first cruise ship propelled partially by battery power is set to head out from northern Norway on its maiden voyage, cruise operator Hurt...
2019-07-01, 16:32

U.S. vows first oil lease sale in Alaska arctic refuge this year The U.S. Interior Department plans to move ahead this year with its first oil and gas lease sale on the ecologically sensitive but presumably petrole...
2019-05-31, 02:32

An Arctic fox made an epic 4400-kilometre-long journey over sea ice In 2018, a satellite-tracked Arctic fox migrated across sea ice from Svalbard to northeast Canada – but repeat journeys may soon be impossible as the...
2019-06-27, 19:16

A weird Pacific cycle could make the Arctic warm up even faster The Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) is cyclical, switching from warm to cold phases every 20 years or so. When it switches again it could speed up ...
2019-05-22, 10:32

Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow Experts are meeting in Germany for ten days of U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing pressure for governments to take faster action to cur...
2019-06-18, 00:32

NORTHCOM commander warns the Arctic is an 'avenue of approach' for Russia The Arctic could be a key avenue for Russian cruise missiles, and the military must engage in the region to protect against it, according to a top U....
2019-07-23, 03:16

Arctic Race: Penultimate stage ‘ideally suited’ for Lutsenko "Astana’s Alexey Lutsenko may be nine seconds down to cycling’s ‘Mr Everything’ Mathieu van der Poel at the halfway mark of the four-day Arctic Race ...
2019-08-17, 13:00

Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of the vessels in order to impro...
2019-05-25, 16:32

Satellite Images Show Vast Swaths of the Arctic On Fire Vast stretches of Earth’s northern latitudes are on fire right now. Hot weather has engulfed a huge portion of the Arctic, from Alaska to Greenland t...
2019-07-19, 01:32

Arctic wildfires in June equivalent to Sweden's annual emissions - U.N. Arctic wildfires, some the size of 100,000 soccer pitches, emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) last month as the country of Sweden does in a whole y...
2019-07-12, 14:32

Mission in the Arctic will trap scientists in ice to study climate change Scientists plan to sail the ship into the Arctic Ocean, anchor it to a large piece of sea ice and allow the water to freeze around them, effectively ...
2019-07-04, 01:16

Ice Covering Arctic Ocean Disappearing Faster Than Normal, Say Scientists Ice covering the Arctic Ocean reached the second-lowest level recorded for this time of year after July temperatures spiked in areas around the North...
2019-07-20, 09:32

Polar cruise boom harming the Arctic, explorer warns German adventurer Arved Fuchs says he has seen Inuit villages flooded with gawping tourists – ‘Party ships have no place here’One of the world’s lead...
2019-08-13, 07:00

Russia launches new nuclear-powered icebreaker in bid to open up Arctic Russia is overhauling ports as it readies for more traffic via Northern Sea Route due to warmer climate cycles Russia launched a nuclear-powered iceb...
2019-05-26, 10:32

Lightning Struck Near the North Pole as the Arctic Continues to Unravel In the scheme of things, a freak lightning storm near the North Pole probably isn’t the biggest concern about the rapidly warming Arctic. But it’s ye...
2019-08-13, 02:32

New Footage Shows Just How Alarmingly Fast an Arctic Island Is Crumbling Into the Sea As temperatures skyrocket at the top of the world, coastlines are thawing and disintegrating into the ocean. While we think of this as a gradual proc...
2019-06-19, 15:32

32,000-Year-Old Adult Wolf's Head Found In Russian Arctic A first intact head of a gigantic adult wolf which died about 32,000 years ago and was preserved in permafrost has been found in the Russian Arctic, ...
2019-06-14, 16:00

‘Unprecedented’ wildfires in the Arctic emitted as much CO2 in June as Sweden does in a year Wildfires in the Arctic last month emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) as all of Sweden does in a year, according to the World Meteorological Organi...
2019-07-21, 14:48

Greenland Was on Fire This Week Amid 'Unprecedented' Arctic Burn Two years ago, Greenland lit ablaze. It was weird, and a harbinger of things to come on our changing planet. It just didn’t seem like they would come...
2019-07-12, 21:16

Wind shifts caused by human-induced global warming cause of West Antarctic's melting ice Human-caused climate change has triggered wind shifts in Antarctica, according to a new study, driving accelerated melting across the continent's wes...
2019-08-16, 22:00

Wind Waker Speedrunners Finally Pull Off Legendary 'Barrier Skip' Trick On GameCube For years, the “Barrier Skip” was the holy grail of speedrunning tricks. The trick, which would allow passage through a seemingly impenetrable barrie...
2019-07-09, 20:32

UPDATE 1-New York awards offshore wind contracts as governor signs climate bill New York on Thursday awarded two major offshore wind contracts to Norway's Equinor and a joint venture between Denmark's Orsted and U.S. utility Ever...
2019-07-18, 21:48

Watch: Kennedy Center honorees include Linda Ronstadt; Earth, Wind & Fire The 2019 Kennedy Center Honorees were announced Thursday as Earth, Wind & Fire; Sally Field; Linda Ronstadt; "Sesame Street;" and Michael Tilson Thom...
2019-07-18, 23:48

Nevada girl, 9, dies days after wind blew bounce house into power lines A 9-year-old Nevada girl has died just days after a gust of wind lifted a bounce house she was inside 10 feet off the ground into power lines last Su...
2019-07-20, 14:32

Olympic swimmer Filippo Magnini saves drowning man after wind pushed him off unicorn float Olympic medal-winning swimmer Filippo Magnini put his swimming skills to good use outside of the pool Sunday when he conveniently saved a man who was...
2019-07-11, 22:48

Japan's Marubeni backs blockchain crowd-sourcing platform for solar, wind farms Japan's Marubeni Corp has agreed to back a blockchain power purchasing platform, WePower, that is looking to establish itself in Australia to tap ra...
2019-07-23, 11:48

Arctic fox sets record with epic 2,000-mile trek from Norway to Canada This stone cold fox just set a new land-speed record for the species by traveling more than 2,000 miles from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, accord...
2019-07-02, 17:48

The U.S. Wanted to Hide Nukes in Arctic Ice Tunnels. The Plan Blew Up in Their Faces As far as these things go, Camp Century was a pretty good cover. It was nominally designed as an underground military research station, located about...
2019-05-21, 15:32

Traveller24.com | WATCH: Russia opens first train service to 'fascinating' Arctic The first tourist train travelling through Russia's Arctic region and on to Norway set off from Saint Petersburg station on Wednesday with 91 passeng...
2019-06-06, 12:48

Fossil teeth show packs of hyenas roamed the ancient Arctic Today, hyenas are found only in the warmer climates of Africa and Asia, but new research suggests the scavengers roamed the Arctic during the last ic...
2019-06-18, 15:16

Permafrost in Canadian Arctic thawing 70 years earlier than predicted: study "What we saw was amazing," said Vladimir E. Romanovsky, a professor of geophysics. "It’s an indication that the climate is now warmer than at any tim...
2019-06-19, 15:00

Scientists shocked by Arctic permafrost thawing 70 years sooner than predicted Ice blocks frozen solid for thousands of years destabilized‘The climate is now warmer than at any time in last 5,000 years’Permafrost at outposts in ...
2019-06-18, 19:48

Massive Arctic wildfires emitted more CO2 in June than Sweden does in an entire year Scientists say the smoke plumes, filled with megatons of tiny, harmful particles, could travel to other areas of the world and cause serious respirat...
2019-08-17, 23:32

Arctic Marathoner Donates Amputated Toes For A Hotel's Infamous Cocktail Not all of them were going to make it home with him after he had to be evacuated from the Yukon Arctic Ultra by snowmobile in February 2018, sufferin...
2019-06-19, 03:16

Long Frozen Organisms in the Arctic Awakened, Hinting at Life on Other Planets In recent years, researchers have reawakened life in frozen organisms in the Arctic permafrost, bringing them back to life. ...
2019-07-08, 21:48

Skipping a flight might not save the Arctic, but it means you care | Oliver Burkeman There are no strictly rational grounds for making personal sacrifices for the climateIn 2005, the philosopher Walter Sinnott-Armstrong wrote a paper,...
2019-07-20, 00:16

200 reindeer died on an Arctic Island -- and researchers think climate change is to blame More than 200 reindeer have been found dead this summer in the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard -- and climate change appears to be the killer, rese...
2019-08-01, 03:01

Falih: Saudi Aramco extends offer to buy stake in Arctic LNG 2 - TASS Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said Saudi Aramco had extended its offer to join Russian gas producer Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project and that h...
2019-06-10, 11:01

Canada ratifies deal to prevent commercial fishing in High Arctic  No commercial fishing currently takes place in the High Arctic, but fish stocks are shifting and fishers and scientists have wondered what the northe...
2019-05-30, 02:16

Riders observe minute's silence for Felice Gimondi at Arctic Race "Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while s...
2019-08-17, 17:00

Arctic fox travels 2,200 miles in 76 days from Norway to Canada — the fastest ever seen The Arctic fox moved at a rate of 29 miles a day, and at its fastest, traveled nearly 100 miles in a single day as it crossed Greenland.   ...
2019-07-03, 22:32

Siberian Wildfires and Heatwaves in Alaska: How the Arctic Is Nearing a Point of No Return Many of the globe’s far northern regions have been experiencing extreme weather events over the past two months. Plumes of smoke have been pick...
2019-08-03, 01:00

An Arctic 'miracle': Icebreaker salvages lost recordings of Beluga whales A year-long recording of the songs of Beluga whales has been salvaged from the Arctic after the crew of a Swedish icebreaker chanced upon a research ...
2019-08-02, 20:16

US Open: Leader Justin Rose wary of the wind picking up after finding opening round a breeze US Open leader Justin Rose believes it is unlikely there will be a repeat of Thursday's low scores, with conditions at Pebble Beach set to become mor...
2019-06-15, 04:48

Watch: Exhausted Polar Bear Strays From Arctic Home, Seen In Russian City A starving polar bear has strayed hundreds of kilometres from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered, exhausted, into the major Russian industrial c...
2019-06-19, 10:48

Arctic fox travels record-setting 2,200 miles in 76 days — from Norway to Canada The Arctic fox moved at a rate of 29 miles a day, and at its fastest, traveled nearly 100 miles in a single day as it crossed Greenland.   ...
2019-07-03, 04:48

Arctic fox stuns scientists by traveling 2,200 miles in 76 days — from Norway to Canada The Arctic fox moved at a rate of 29 miles a day, and at her fastest, traveled nearly 100 miles in a single day as she crossed Greenland.  ...
2019-07-02, 18:16

Arctic fox goes on epic 2,000-mile journey from Norway to Canada, leaving scientists stunned A 1-year-old arctic fox trekked more than 2,000 miles – forging across vast expanses of sea ice – from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, setting a ne...
2019-07-03, 02:32

Historic Europe Heat Wave Incinerates Records, May Speed Up Arctic Melt A historic heat wave is bringing unprecedented temperatures to Western Europe, and is poised to expand northeastward to Scandinavia and into the Arct...
2019-07-25, 06:48

TABLE-Two Arc7 Arctic LNG tankers start sea trials to join Yamal fleet A new Arc7 class ice-breaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker, the Nikolay Urvantsev, is undergoing sea trials, Refinitiv data shows, becoming the...
2019-06-18, 09:48

Explosion At Arctic Missile Testing Site Kills 5: Russia Nuclear Agency Russia's nuclear agency on Saturday said an explosion at an Arctic missile testing site had killed five of its staff after the military had put the t...
2019-08-10, 16:32

Alaska natives accuse White House of hiding Arctic oil impact information Alaska Natives and environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday, accusing it of concealing information about the effects of oil de...
2019-08-01, 00:01

From Abba to the Arctic Monkeys, the perfect pop songs have one thing in common | Hannah Jane Parkinson There is a reason radio edits last about three minutes: because that is how songs should have been bornI used to be a huge fan of Phil Spector. Then ...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Not blowing smoke: Wind has overtaken 'risky' coal for energy use in Texas for the first time For the first time since the Electric Reliability Council of Texas began collecting data in 2003, wind has surpassed coal as an energy source.  ...
2019-07-25, 07:16

She's the wind beneath the Blue Angels' wings: Pennsylvania woman joins the elite Navy unit DaNaujzia Carabello has been all over the country with the Blue Angels. Now she wants to inspire children in her hometown of York, Pennsylvania. &#...
2019-05-28, 03:16

Plastic trash discovered in 'pristine' Arctic snow We've polluted the deepest oceans with plastic trash, now it's the Arctic's turn: Blown by the wind, 'microplastics' have be...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Portrait of a Nation: Gayle King to Host Biennial American Portrait Gala Honoring Earth, Wind & Fire and More; Michelle Obama Among Presenters The National Portrait Gallery continues to make big news: A week after announcing that Vogue’s history-making portrait of Beyoncé (photographed by Ty...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Friday’s Daily Brief: UN chief meets cyclone survivors in Mozambique, Human Rights Council investigates Philippines state violence, UN weather agency tracks Arctic fires In today’s Daily Brief: UN chief António Guterres condemns airstrikes on Syrian hospitals and meets survivors of Cyclones Idai and Kenneth in Mozambi...
2019-07-13, 00:48

In 1976 speech, Biden said US criminal justice should focus on punishment not rehabilitation In a 1976 speech in Idaho, then-Sen. Joe Biden said the U.S. criminal justice system should stress punishment rather than rehabilitation -- a direct ...
2019-08-14, 11:00

Snap introduces Spectacles 3, with two HD cameras and 3D effects on Snapchat Snap has introduced a third generation of its Spectacles wearable sunglass cameras, and these include new 3D effects for use in Snapchat: You can cap...
2019-08-14, 11:32

Steyn "Apologises" To Kohli, Takes A Dig At Selectors After T20I Snub Dale Steyn was not included in the T20I squad for India tour soon after he announced his Test retirement in a bid to extend his longevity in the shor...
2019-08-14, 11:32

Oculus VR cofounder Nate Mitchell is leaving Facebook Yet another of Oculus' key people is leaving Facebook: Nate Mitchell says he's going to be taking time to travel, spend time with his family, and rec...
2019-08-14, 12:00

Quake director Tim Willits explains why he’s joining Saber Interactive Former id Software game director Tim Willits is the new chief creative officer at Saber Interactive. He will oversee games like World War Z and more....
2019-08-14, 12:00

Spotify users may finally be able to start using Siri commands to play music Over the past few months, there’s been quite a bit of tension between Apple and Spotify. Not too long ago, for example, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek a...
2019-08-14, 12:00

The black hole at the center of our galaxy just lit up twice as bright as ever. Who knows why Astronomers observing the black hole at the center of our galaxy watched it light up with "unprecedented brightness." And they aren't sure why. ...
2019-08-14, 12:00

NYPD officer kills himself amid rash of police suicides A New York Police Department officer died by suicide in Yonkers today, the eighth such death for the department in 2019.     ...
2019-08-14, 12:00

Here are some of the USA's most endangered species The Trump administration announced a major overhaul Monday to the Endangered Species Act that it said would reduce regulations.    &#...
2019-08-14, 12:00

Jury awards 3 women $13.25M after sexual misconduct at a California psychiatric facility A jury awarded $13.25 million to three former psychiatric patients in a sexual misconduct case involving Vista del Mar Hospital.    &...
2019-08-14, 12:00

Lee Bullen points Sheffield Wednesday in right direction after Bruce dismay | Ben Fisher The fans were dismayed at the departure of Steve Bruce, but his temporary replacement has won his first two matchesA few days ago Chris Wilder joked ...
2019-08-14, 12:32

Stéphanie Frappart takes centre stage in big moment for women in football | Suzanne Wrack A team of female officials taking charge of the European Super Cup will change the way women are perceived in the gameThere are few arenas in footbal...
2019-08-14, 12:32

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one start delayed – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.22am ...
2019-08-14, 12:32

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

Women expected to sue Jeffrey Epstein's estate over sexual abuse claims Women who say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein are expected to sue the disgraced financier's estate as soon as Wednesday, when a New York...
2019-08-14, 13:00

Ancient Egypt's enduring mysteries Like the legendary curse of the mummy, ancient Egypt refuses to stay buried in the past. Every so often it comes back to life -- in the 1920s with th...
2019-08-14, 13:32

No. 1 Novak Djokovic begins Western & Southern Open title defense in win over Sam Querrey Novak Djokovic began his Western & Southern Open title defense with a win over Sam Querrey in straight set Tuesday night on Center Court   ...
2019-08-14, 13:32

From Bowie to Beyoncé: what the stars can teach us about travelling in style Mia Farrow opted for a kaftan while Marilyn Monroe went for high heels. What can vintage celebrity fashion tell us about cool, comfortable travel? Co...
2019-08-14, 13:32

Hyundai touts i10's new safety, connectivity features Hyundai's new i10 minicar will arrive just as brands such as Ford and Opel are pulling their smallest models from the European market because profit ...
2019-08-14, 13:32

'Uncaged' Sistine Stallone: When dad Sylvester literally pushed me into shark-filled waters Sistine Stallone recalls that time when her joking father pushed her into shark-filled waters off Bora Bora. "I had a full-on panic attack."  &...
2019-08-14, 14:32

Top US bosses earn 278 times more than their employees Chief executives earned an average of $17.2m each last year and their pay grew more than 1000 % since 1978, survey findsChief executives at the US’s ...
2019-08-14, 14:32

Art needs protection: it belongs in public galleries, not private vaults | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett It’s too easy for billionaires to game the system and lock cultural objects away from view. We should all have the chance to admire great worksI fell...
2019-08-14, 14:32

'My own birth went horrifically wrong – having twins was like a reclamation' Robert Softley Gale’s show Purposeless Movements turns the involuntary gestures of cerebral palsy into choreographyBecoming a parent for the first ti...
2019-08-14, 14:32

Australia 'has to answer to the Pacific’ over climate change, Jacinda Ardern says - video Jacinda Ardern has declared that ‘Australia has to answer to the Pacific’ on climate change, saying that New Zealand is doing what it can to limit gl...
2019-08-14, 14:32

|USrapperA$APRockygetssuspendedsentenceforassault A Stockholm court on Wednesday convicted US rapper A$AP Rocky of assault and handed him a suspended sentence over a street brawl in June, a case that...
2019-08-14, 15:00

Placido Domingo will be investigated by LA Opera over sexual misconduct allegations Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an...
2019-08-14, 15:00

Fighting Cormier in the clinch could again spell doom for Miocic Stipe Miocic must use his advantages in size and power while fighting at distance in order to reclaim the UFC heavyweight title from Daniel Cormier o...
2019-08-14, 15:00

Poverty is a hurdle for women seeking abortions in rural America In the US south and beyond, getting an abortion is not only logistically and emotionally difficult – it can push someone over the financial edgeFor t...
2019-08-14, 15:00

Flights Resume at Hong Kong Airport After a Violent Night of Protests Flights at Hong Kong International Airport mostly resumed on Wednesday morning, after violent clashes broke out between demonstrators and police on T...
2019-08-14, 15:32

Human-sized penguin fossils found in New Zealand Fossils in New Zealand have led to the discovery of a new species of giant penguin that could grow up to 1.6 meters tall. The penguin's closest relat...
2019-08-14, 15:32

Pakistan asks UN Security Council to meet over Kashmir Pakistan has requested that the UN Security Council meet over India abolishing Kashmir's special autonomous status. Tensions have escalated in the re...
2019-08-14, 15:32

Four wormable bugs in newer versions of Windows need your attention now Enlarge (credit: Frank Lindecke / Flickr) Microsoft is warning of a four new Windows vulnerabilities that are “wormable,” meaning they can be explo...
2019-08-14, 15:32

A look at LibreOffice’s new 6.3.0 “fresh” release An Ubuntu Xenial LTS system, showing the system base version of LibreOffice (5.1.6) as well as the newly snap-installed 6.3.0. [...
2019-08-14, 15:32

Dead Baby Burial Vessels, Or Catchers Of The Rain? You Decide Hundreds more 1,100-year-old dead babies and infants have been unearthed in Laos, which a new paper says greatly expands archaeologists understanding...
2019-08-14, 16:32

Warriors superfan shares secrets, motivations of crashing courtside seats Warriors diehard fan Trevor Laub digitally altered his tickets to sit courtside at home games. He explained the rest of his secrets and motivations. ...
2019-08-14, 16:32

Shanghai Fines Ride-Hailing Service Providers Didi, Meituan For Using Unlicensed Vehicles Shanghai authorities have fined ride-hailing service providers Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping for using unlicensed vehicles and warned their smart...
2019-08-14, 17:00

These 9 cities will be hit hardest by Trump’s new immigration policy The Trump administration issued a new rule that allows the U.S. to reject visa and green-card applications on the basis of the applicant’s inco...
2019-08-14, 17:00

Satellite photos show more than 100 Chinese military vehicles massed at a soccer stadium near the Hong Kong border Associated Press Satellite photos taken over Shenzhen, China, close to the border with Hong Kong, show amassed military vehicles being held in a foo...
2019-08-14, 17:00

U.S. mortgage debt tops 2008 record Mortgage debt in the United States has surpassed its peak in 2008 just before the financial crisis, wiping out the fall from the Great Recession, acc...
2019-08-14, 17:00

Huawei’s Harmony has potential to become ‘national OS’ of China Huawei’s in-house developed multi-device operating system – HarmonyOS – has the potential to become the ‘national OS ...
2019-08-14, 17:00

The twist is better, but the shark action isn’t, in 47 Meters Down sequel Uncaged As killer-shark movies go, 47 Meters Down didn’t exactly make anyone forget Deep Blue Sea (much less Jaws), but it did at least take place 47 meters ...
2019-08-14, 17:32

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one play abandoned by rain – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Geoff here or tweet him here 4.21p...
2019-08-14, 17:32

With 78 days to Brexit, British parliament ready to take on PM The British parliament is set for a September showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnson's "do or die" pro-Brexit government and those implacably ...
2019-08-14, 18:00

Pakistan PM accuses India of planning military action in Kashmir Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used an address celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday to accuse India of planning military action in the dispu...
2019-08-14, 18:00

Biden holds onto double-digit lead in South Carolina In spite of his recent flubs and rocky debate performances, Joe Biden has maintained a double-digit lead over fellow Democratic presidential hopefuls...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Mired in debt, WeWork files for IPO As many have long expected, WeWork, the preferred provider of office space for freelancers and startups alike, has filed to go public. Its prospectus...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Darwin Mail will tidy up your inbox and keep it clean for $30 Since your daily email haul is all but guaranteed to continue growing, you need tools to help make sure the important stuff doesn’t get lost in the d...
2019-08-14, 18:32

'Nemo effect' debunked: Films do not inspire demand for pets, study says Films like Finding Nemo, Harry Potter and Zootopia have not inspired a surge in demand for certain pets, but are raising awareness of conservation, a...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Violent felon who killed California Highway Patrol officer 'wasn't a monster,' his widow insists The man suspected of gunning down a California Highway Patrol officer with an assault rifle during a traffic stop Monday had a lengthy criminal recor...
2019-08-14, 18:32

Chandrababu Naidu's House Under Flood Threat? Far From It, Says His Son Aerial photographs and a video of a house belonging to former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu in Undavalli near Vijayawada were widel...
2019-08-14, 19:00

India floods kill more than 270, displace one million Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced one million and inundated thousands of homes across six states,...
2019-08-14, 19:32

Which of MLB's three superteams is the one to beat in October? The Astros, Dodgers and Yankees have separated themselves from the rest of MLB. Which is the best bet to win it all, and can anyone stop the supertea...
2019-08-14, 19:32

In Looming Brexit Clash, U.K. Constitution Could Be the Loser 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, 19:32

Why Antonio Brown Needs His Helmet Antonio Brown is the most prolific wide receiver in football over the last eight seasons (or so), even while being a smaller and less imposing physic...
2019-08-14, 19:32

Pac-12 has no clear favorite, but plenty of potential The Pac-12's national championship drought hits 15 years this winter, and there are few signs of a respite       ...
2019-08-14, 20:00

San Francisco 49ers' Katie Sowers reveals what NFL executive told her when seeking job San Francisco 49ers offensive assistant coach Katie Sowers said in an interview Tuesday that an NFL executive told her a team she was interested in w...
2019-08-14, 20:00

Emilia Clarke is no Khaleesi in 'Last Christmas' Emilia Clarke rides a roller coaster of emotions as Kate in "Last Christmas." The romantic-comedy also stars Henry Golding, Emma Thompson and Michell...
2019-08-14, 20:00

Players Say No Man's Sky Beyond Is Crashing, And Developers Promise A Fix Soon No Man’s Sky players are saying that Beyond is running poorly on console, with frequent crashes. Hello Games says they’re aware of the issue and are ...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Sorry, But Nikki Bella Won't Double Date With Ex John Cena Nikki Bella may have found love with Dancing With the Stars' Artem Chigvintsev a year after splitting from John Cena, but that doesn't necessarily me...
2019-08-14, 20:32

Fighting the Flaming Wrath - The Great Fire of London, 1666 It was a year with a special number. A year that carried a lot of ominous superstitions. ...
2019-08-14, 21:00

High concentrations of microplastics found in snow in Arctic and Alps Microplastics have been found in snow in some of the most remote parts of the world, including the Arctic and Alps, in an alarming new study into the...
2019-08-14, 21:32

| Restaurant is offering to pay someone R15k to eat bacon all day An opportunity to get paid around R14 500 just to eat bacon? Surely it's too good to be true? Nope! It seems the offer of American chain restaurant F...
2019-08-14, 21:32

Thanos and burritos are both inevitable in this excellent Mexican restaurant ad When, for better or worse, a film manages to dominate the global cultural consciousness to the degree of Avengers: Endgame, it’s only a matter of tim...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Microplastics Are Blowing Into the Pristine Arctic In snow samples collected across the Arctic and Europe, researchers find tens of thousands of microplastic particles per liter of snow—even in remote...
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

Presidential contender Kamala Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris on Wednesday released a plan to address what she termed domestic terrorism after three recent mass sh...
2019-08-14, 22:32

Don Lemon Sued for Alleged Assault by New York Bartender, CNN Defends News Anchor [Corrected] A New Jersey bartender has filed a lawsuit against CNN anchor Don Lemon for an alleged assault that took place in a Hamptons, N.Y., bar last summer. ...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Shocker: The White House Is Not Totally on Board With Gun Control Right after the shootings in El Paso and Dayton earlier this month, President Donald Trump took some time between complaining about movies and livetw...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Festive Emilia Clarke Is Already Getting People in the Christmas Spirit The first trailer for Last Christmas is out, and people are already excited about how festive the Mother of Dragons looks in a romantic Christmas com...
2019-08-14, 23:00

The Los Angeles Opera Will Investigate Placido Domingo Over Sexual Harassment Accusations (SAN FRANCISCO) — Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investi...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Safety in the Stock Market Is Getting Expensive Investors have turned toward safe-haven stocks amid a market selloff, including utilities, real-estate and consumer-staple shares. But gains across t...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Samsung Tests How 5G Can Improve Chip-Making The company is testing how fifth-generation wireless networks can speed up connections at its chip-making factory in Austin, Texas, a pilot that aims...
2019-08-14, 23:32

How to use Robocopy to back up all your data in Windows 10: Commands and examples If you're looking for a little extra peace of mind, double down on your data backups. This simple Robocopy script leverages a few useful switches to ...
2019-08-14, 23:32

People are still drinking bleach—and vomiting and pooping their guts out Enlarge / Bottles of Clorox bleach sit on a shelf at a grocery store. (credit: Getty | Justin Sullivan) The US Food and Drug Administration this we...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Ookla: Early U.S. 5G is up to 7.5 times faster than 4G with Qualcomm’s X50 The maker of Speedtest tools for network testing says that it's seeing factor-controlled improvements in the 7.5 times range for 5G over 4G.Read More...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Skip launches rugged S3 electric scooter with swappable battery Skip today lifted the lid on a new rugged electric scooter, which it claims is the first engineered from the ground up for shared micromobility fleet...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Alegion raises $12 million for data annotation Alegion, a startup providing data annotation tools and services to companies like Airbnb and Walmart, has raised $12 million in venture capital.Read ...
2019-08-14, 23:32

Lawfirm surprises Sunnyside soccer and wrestlers with championship rings TUCSON –  The law firm of Schmidt, Sethi and Akmajian made a generous donation to the Sunnyside High School state championship wrestling and so...
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

Ford's Dual-Clutch Transmission Continues To Be A Disaster Ford’s dual-clutch transmission, code-named DPS6 and used in its Fiesta and Focus, has been troubled for years. It’s the subject of a potential $4 bi...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Millennials are twice as likely to use unapproved collaboration apps in the workplace As collaboration tools like Slack and Teams become more popular, collaboration across the enterprise will inevitably evolve, and companies need to be...
2019-08-15, 00:00

Pentagon eager to resolve JEDI contract as China races to develop military cloud computing system "We don't want to waste any more time moving forward because we know our potential adversaries are doing it at their own speed," U.S. Air Force ...
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

Disconnecting from tech causes withdrawal symptoms: study Going off the grid is good for the soul — if you can survive the withdrawal symptoms. A new study looked at the emotional roller coaster of ...
2019-08-15, 00:32

Sorry, Android users: These iPhone snobs won’t date you Forget dreamy eyes the color of the ocean. For young daters, the color of your text messages is all that matters. When people with iPhones text each ...
2019-08-15, 00:32

Wayne Alexander and his superhuman punching power Meet the orchestrator of some of the most stunning knockouts in recent British ring history The post Wayne Alexander and his superhuman punching powe...
2019-08-15, 01:00

'I'm not trying to cheat': Giants wide receiver Golden Tate addresses PED suspension New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate, who lost appeal of four-game suspension, accepts punishment: 'I'm responsible for what's pu...
2019-08-15, 01:00

'I love the University of Louisville': Rick Pitino says he'd return to the city In his first television interview in the U.S. since returning from coaching in Greece, Rick Pitino says he'd return to the city of Louisville. ...
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

Police release video of Yankees GM being stopped at gunpoint Police in Connecticut have released body-camera footage showing officers in Darien stopping New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman at gunpoin...
2019-08-15, 01:00

CDK settles Cox Automotive lawsuit, reports quarterly net loss Terms of the settlement weren't disclosed. CDK recorded a $90 million accrual for litigation in the quarter, part of which included the Cox resolutio...
2019-08-15, 01:32

U.S. scientist to file whistleblower complaint after agency halts his climate work A climate scientist for the Trump administration's health protection agency who was ordered by his agency to drop work on climate issues will file a ...
2019-08-15, 01:32

British woman dies in Barbados after being set alight in her bed Killer’s identity not known, say police, as ‘devastated’ family raise funds to bring body homeA British woman has died in Barbados after being douse...
2019-08-15, 01:32

Le Cirque scion tries again to sell $2M Manhattan duplex Marilyn Monroe once lived in a Sutton Place building at 444 E. 57th St. with her intellectual hubby, the playwright Arthur Miller. The same apartment...
2019-08-15, 01:32

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

Humanitarian activist Winnie Byanyima named to head UNAIDS U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has selected humanitarian activist Winifred “Winnie” Byanyima to head the United Nations agency responsible f...
2019-08-15, 02:32

Chevrolet Is Betting Its EV Future On This Electric Compact Crossover As part of a declaration of intent to the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Chevrolet released these images of the Menlo model...
2019-08-15, 03:00

Senate Democrats ask Trump to shift wall money to gun measures Two senior Senate Democrats on Wednesday asked President Donald Trump to withdraw his $5 billion request for border wall funding and use the money on...
2019-08-15, 03:32

100 must-see movies from the 2000s, according to critics Paramount Pictures Over the past few decades, critics have praised a lot of movies from the 2000s. Critically acclaimed comedies from the 2000s inc...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Scott Disick made his kids a $100,000 playhouse that is nicer than your apartment Scott Disick, the TV personality and ex of Kourtney Kardashian, has recently embarked on a new project: a house-flipping show on E! called "Flip It L...
2019-08-15, 04:00

10-Year-Old Snatched From Boat, Eaten By Crocodile In Philippines A boy was killed after being snatched from a boat by a saltwater crocodile in the southern Philippines, as the reptiles' shrinking habitat leads to r...
2019-08-15, 04:00

US Bans Recalled MacBook Pro Laptops From Flights Over Fire Risks U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned certain models of Apple Inc's MacBook Pro laptops on flights, after the company recalled select...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Pirates' Jameson Taillon has second Tommy John surgery, to miss 2020 season Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon is expected to miss next season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his right elbow for a seco...
2019-08-15, 04:32

Cisco's Outlook Dampened by China Slowdown, Trade Dispute Cisco Systems reported stronger revenue in its latest quarter but projected disappointing growth this quarter on lower spending from some customers a...
2019-08-15, 04:32

Hong Kong protesters move back to the streets Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong shifted out of the airport and back into the streets on Wednesday — as the Chinese appeared to amass paramil...
2019-08-15, 05:00

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

Steve King asks, ‘Would there be any population’ if not for rape, incest Controversial Iowa Congressman Steve King, in an eyebrow-raising defense of his anti-abortion legislation, questioned Wednesday whether there would &...
2019-08-15, 05:00

LGBTQ+ creators file lawsuit against YouTube for discrimination A group of LGBTQ+ YouTubers this week filed a federal lawsuit against Google, claiming the site has engaged in discriminatory practices that delibera...
2019-08-15, 05:00

UK government gets backlash for featuring anti-knife crime campaign on fried chicken boxes The British government has been mocked and criticized for putting advertisements meant to discourage knife crime on boxes of takeout fried chicken, a...
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

Justin Trudeau violated ethics laws, watchdog finds weeks before Canadian election Canada's ethics commissioner says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau improperly pressured the country's former attorney general to halt the criminal prose...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Sen. Kamala D. Harris outlines plan to boost efforts against suspected domestic terrorists The California Democrat and presidential candidate joins others in the field who have vowed to crack down on access to weapons by those considered a ...
2019-08-15, 05:32

Adobe's August Patch Tackles Severe Bugs in Acrobat, Reader, Photoshop The Adobe August 2019 Security Patch also resolved over 34 vulnerabilities in Photoshop for Windows and macOS, and the list of flaws for Photoshop in...
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

UK launches controversial chicken shop campaign to combat knife crime The British Home Office has launched a campaign to combat the UK's rising rates of knife crime using promotional material in fast-food shops. A backl...
2019-08-15, 06:00

US: Several police officers shot in Philadelphia A police operation in the neighborhood of Nicetown left six officers injured. Two officers were rescued by a SWAT team after a tense standoff between...
2019-08-15, 06:00

Cathedral installs slide to give views of the ceiling The Norwich Cathedral in the U.K. has ambiance, history, stained glass windows, and also a huge slide in the middle of the catherdral.   &...
2019-08-15, 06:32

Fabulous at 53: Happy Birthday Halle Berry! You're looking fit and fine at 53, Halle Berry! Born in Cleveland, the multitalented, Oscar-winning actress celebrates her birthday on Aug. 14. ...
2019-08-15, 07:00

A one-year window for child sex abuse victims to get justice opened, and the lawsuits are here Child sex abuse lawsuits are expected to be filed against the Archdiocese of New York, Jehovah's Witnesses, Rockefeller University, the Boy Scouts, J...
2019-08-15, 07:00

Pete Buttigieg slams Trump administration over Cuccinelli comments South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg criticized the Trump administration for missing "the point" after the acting director of US Citizenship and...
2019-08-15, 07:00

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses WeWork owner The We Company published detailed financial statements for the first time on Wednesday, revealing breakneck revenue growth and soaring l...
2019-08-15, 07:32

Neanderthals spent a surprising amount of time underwater Neanderthals’ bony ear growths – similar to “surfer’s ear” in modern water-loving humans – suggest they spent lots of time foraging in aquatic enviro...
2019-08-15, 07:32

‘Palpable reduction’ in violence following Eid truce says Libya Mission, as UN investigates deadly bombing which left 3 staff dead A UN call for a humanitarian truce over this week’s Eid al-Adha religious holiday led to a “palpable reduction” of violence around the embattled capi...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Samsung patents yet another foldable phone design while we still await the Galaxy Fold One of the highest-profile tech stories of 2019 so far involves a product that’s about a month or so from launch, and which was supposed to hav...
2019-08-15, 08:00

AT&T and T-Mobile team up in a first step toward identifying robocalls across networks AT&T and T-Mobile announced today the carriers are offering robocall identification across networks in a first step toward SHAKEN/STIR implementation...
2019-08-15, 08:00

‘Doom Eternal’ multiplayer trailer highlights strategic gameplay Id Software and Bethesda breathed new life into Doom with their 2016 entry into the gory FPS series, but fell short when it came to the game's m...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Twitter starts testing DM searches It didn't take long for Twitter to make direct message searches a practical reality after teasing them -- though you'll need a little luck ...
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

Hair removal can be a struggle for some trans women but this electrologist can help Trans women often struggle with hair removal, so Siobhan set up her own clinic in Manchester providing electrolysis - the only form of permanent hair...
2019-08-15, 08:32

Philadelphia police in standoff with gunman Several Philadelphia police officers have been injured in an active shooter situation, Sgt. Eric Gripp tweeted Wednesday afternoon.   ...
2019-08-15, 08:32

These houses with water slides certainly make a splash This summer may be mild, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting wet and wild. Three on-the-market homes in the tri-state area include thrilling wat...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Privacy watchdog investigating King's Cross facial recognition system The UK data and privacy watchdog has said it is launching an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras at King's Cross in central Lond...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard claims 'somebody helped disgraced financier kill himself' Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard has said he believes his former boss recruited someone to help with his apparent suicide at the prison where he was being...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Donald Trump suggests one-to-one with Xi Jinping to resolve Hong Kong crisis President Donald Trump today suggested holding a "personal meeting" with his Chinese counterpart to discuss mass protests in Hong Kong and urged him ...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Centre To Appoint Chief Of Defence Staff: What It Means For Armed Forces The centre's move to create a post of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) in one of the single biggest reforms in the armed forces will help improve syn...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Amazon pays warehouse workers to say good things on Twitter. The campaign is getting backlash online Last August, Amazon began paying several workers to tweet positively about their experience as fulfillment center workers.     &...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Be wary of scammers, some tips There's nothing you can do about credit card applications gone sour. But you can sure extra alert to e-mail scams and protecting your informatio...
2019-08-16, 12:32

Marshall Islands says beer named after Bikini Atoll unacceptable A Texas-based beer company is facing backlash after it named a beer Bikini Atoll, the site of U.S. nuclear tests that led to contamination.  &#...
2019-08-16, 12:32

|LIVE|'Breakdown'inOldMutual,Moyorelationshipnotproven-lawyer 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, 12:32

Home Office under fire over 'racist' #knifefree chicken boxes The Home Office has been branded "crude" and "offensive" over an attempt to tackle knife crime with the distribution of #knifefree boxes to chicken s...
2019-08-16, 12:32

MLB roundup: Harper's slam caps Phils' stunning rally over Cubs Bryce Harper hit a walk-off grand slam into the second deck in right field off Derek Holland in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the host Phil...
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

Talks break down, U.S. women's soccer team turn to court The female players who sued the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) for equal pay reported that talks broke down on Wednesday and said they were n...
2019-08-16, 12:32

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has ...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Coach-owner Tapestry shares tumble as its sales and forecast disappoint Tapestry forecast a surprise fall in first-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday, as the high-end fashion house struggles with sluggish demand for i...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Cramer Remix: Macy's ugly fiscal Q2 is not reflective of consumer health Jim Cramer says the performance issues at Macy's are tied to the grim state of mall-based retailers and breaks down bright spots he sees in the ...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Good Samaritan saves New Jersey family from wolf attack during camping trip in Canada A New Jersey family of four camping in Canada last week was saved from a near-fatal wolf attack after a neighboring camper jumped into action and res...
2019-08-16, 13:00

DA: 'Bama fan who poisoned Auburn trees not making repayment A prosecutor wants to know why a University of Alabama fan who pleaded guilty to poisoning landmark oak trees at Auburn University isn't making court...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Oil rises 2% as recession fears recede Crude oil prices rose more than 2% on Friday, recovering from two days of declines after data showing a rise in U.S. retail sales helped to ease conc...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Diabetes Diet: This Quinoa And Black Bean Salad Is An Ideal Meal For Stable Blood Sugar Level Diet for diabetes: The management of diabetes relies largely on lifestyle and diet modifications. It is imperative for diabetics to give up sugary fo...
2019-08-16, 13:00

New Porsche Panamera 2020 facelift caught on camera News 15 Aug, 2019 An updated version of the Porsche Panamera has been snapped during its road assessment, sporting a mild design update...
2019-08-16, 13:00

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

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tw...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Julian Castro proposes plan to tax inheritance, provide family tax credit Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro introduced a plan Thursday to tax inheritance, raise the capital gains tax rate and provide a tax cre...
2019-08-16, 13:32

World's 1st 'Porsche'-badged car expected to fetch $20M at auction An 80-year-old German sports car -- said to be the first car ever to carry the "Porsche" nameplate -- is on the auction block this weekend, where it'...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Watch live: President Donald Trump speaks at campaign stop in New Hampshire President Donald Trump will hit the campaign trail again Thursday in New Hampshire, where the second primary vote for his Democratic challengers will...
2019-08-16, 13:32

FCC pushing forward with three-digit suicide prevention hotline similar to '911' The Federal Communication Commission is one step closer to designating the number ‘988’ as a national suicide prevention number akin to how ‘911’ is ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Microsoft Confirms Your Cortana and Skype Recordings Aren't Private Either, Surprising No One At this point, if you don’t want strangers to listen to recordings from your devices, it’s looking like you may just have to go off the grid. On Thur...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Scientists Say They've Found a New Organ in Skin That Processes Pain It’s not common that researchers discover what could be an entirely new part of the human body. But a team in Sweden claims to have uncovered an intr...
2019-08-16, 14:00

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

Judge panel to Trump administration: Detained migrant kids need soap and toothpaste A federal appeals panel dismissed a Trump administration bid to limit the hygiene resources provided to immigrant children, like soap and toothpaste....
2019-08-16, 14:32

Police officer kills himself, the 9th NYPD death by suicide this year An off-duty veteran New York city police officer killed himself, becoming the ninth police officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said. &#...
2019-08-16, 14:32

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Meet Jennifer Marshall, the actress who’s also a private eye If you ask Jennifer Marshall about her day job, you’ll likely get a few different answers. In addition to hosting The CW’s new docuseries “Mysteries ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Inverted curve proves White House has won its battle with the Fed WeWork may have left it a tad late for its IPO unless the central bank makes a swift and decisive cutWeWork, the loss-making US office rental company...
2019-08-16, 14:32

IDBI Bank Hits 52-Week Low After Earnings Announcement On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the IDBI Bank stock price declined as much as 11.94 per cent to quote at Rs 23.95 apiece at the day's weakest p...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Huawei employees reportedly helped African governments spy Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain ...
2019-08-16, 15:00

‘Pleasure, Obligation, Curiosity, Inspiration’: What’s on Marie Arana’s Nightstand Among other things, the author of “Silver, Sword & Stone: Three Crucibles in the Latin American Story” is reading a novel based on a juicy scandal in...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Apple will unveil new iPhones on September 10, leak suggests Apple revealed the iPhone XS at a similar event on September 12, 2018. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Apple released the seventh beta of iOS 13 toda...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Israel to allow entry to Rashida Tlaib for 'humanitarian' visit US Democrat, of Palestinian descent, granted visit to see her grandmother in the occupied West BankIsrael has announced it will allow the US congress...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Portland prepares for city's largest far-right rally of the Trump era Police are fearful of an outbreak of violence at the ‘End Domestic Terrorism’ rally, which is targeted at Portland’s antifascist groupsPortland is pr...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Ghislaine Maxwell seen in public for first time since Epstein death Socialite has been accused of conspiring with financier to groom girls for sexual abuseGhislaine Maxwell has been photographed at a restaurant in Los...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr and family crashes in Tennessee Retired driver hospitalized with minor injuries after crashEarnhardt was traveling with wife, daughter and two pilotsSister of Nascar legend says “ev...
2019-08-16, 15:00

‘It’s a love story really’: Mick Fleetwood and Stevie Nicks on wooing Neil Finn Fleetwood Mac brought ‘secret weapon’ Finn into the fold after an ‘incredibly sad, incredibly challenging’ timeMick Fleetwood described Crowded House...
2019-08-16, 15:00

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones. ...
2019-08-16, 15:00

10 movies you absolutely, positively must see this fall (from 'It 2' to 'Joker') Clowns, strippers and Will Smith, oh, my! From Stephen King horror sequel 'It 2' to Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker,' these are fal...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Sistine Stallone: Dad Sylvester 'pushed me in' shark-filled waters Sistine Stallone did not need inspiration to act petrified of sharks in her movie debut, "47 Meters Down: Uncaged."       &...
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

Matt Murdock makes his life a giant mess in this Daredevil #10 exclusive Matt Murdock will always find a way to mess up his life. Whether or not he’s Daredevil, opportunities for mess always come his way, and he always gra...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Joss Whedon's HBO series adds more cast, reveals more details about its weirdness If it seems like only a couple of weeks ago that we were amusing ourselves by saying out loud the names of the new characters who would be populating...
2019-08-16, 15:00

Troian Bellisario and Zoe Chao on finding themselves in Where'd You Go, Bernadette Though the star of Where’d You Go, Bernadette is undoubtedly Cate Blanchett—she plays the titular Bernadette, after all—the actress is joined by a re...
2019-08-16, 15:00

India to Ease Restrictions in Kashmir After Protests, and Economy, Slow India said it would begin to relax restrictions on residents in the disputed northern state of Jammu and Kashmir after initiating curbs last week in ...
2019-08-16, 15:00

NASA Selects Proposals to Demonstrate SmallSat Technologies to Study Interplanetary Space NASA has selected two proposals to demonstrate small satellite technologies to improve science observations in deep space, which could help NASA deve...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Advice for the End of the World: Lasik, Water Storage, and Musings On Fertility For former Jezebel staffer Ellie Shechet, it is nearly always time to freak out. Doom—personal, professional, planetary—awaits, beckoning at the wing...
2019-08-16, 15:32

I've Driven Base Models All My Life And I Need Something Nicer! What Car Should I Buy? Brandon lives in Indiana and has owned only base model cars. He wants to treat himself to something a bit nicer. He needs to rack up high mileage and...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Where to Check for Bedbugs in Hotel Rooms Before You Unpack There’s nothing like the feeling of finally arriving at your hotel after a long day of travel, swiping the key card, and getting into your room. But ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

Matt Prior: Here come the modified Land Rover Discoverys Early Discoverys could be set for a modding frenzy The Jeep, Beetle and Mini have all had their turn, it's time for the 30-year-old Disco to steal ...
2019-08-16, 15:32

New McLaren GT Special Operations showcase heading to Pebble Beach Bespoke division's architecture-inspired styling modifications to latest McLaren include unique paint and interior trim McLaren has unveiled a ser...
2019-08-16, 15:32

‘It’s Just a Nightmare.’ Despite Tariff Delay, Toy Makers Are Worried. Toymakers are already looking ahead to next year’s holiday season, and fretting about the crippling uncertainty that the president’s trade policy has...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Ohio girl, 7, diagnosed with rare mosquito-borne illness that can cause brain inflammation, seizures A 7-year-old Mt. Vernon, Ohio girl has been infected with a rare mosquito-borne virus that, in severe cases, can cause encephalitis, or inflammation ...
2019-08-16, 16:00

From a gentle squeeze to an emotional embrace, I’m a black-belt in hugging | Hannah Jane Parkinson A hug is sort of a human contact master key: it works with all the emotionsI am aware of the split between huggers and non-huggers; a self-identifier...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Tell us: how have you reused your wedding dress? We want to hear if you opted for a non-traditional dress, or if you’ve repurposed it so you could wear it againWorn for the big day, gone tomorrow – ...
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

Toast National Rum Day With This Saucy Merch 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, 16:00

Skip the Binge Sesh With This Handy Recap of Mindhunter Season 1 Where do we begin? If it seems like years have gone by since Netflix first released Mindhunter, then you technically wouldn't be wrong. The first se...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Conspiracy Theories Can Have Dangerous Consequences. Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Pallister: Lukaku is too heavy for Manchester United "Former Manchester United defender Gary Pallister believes that Romelu Lukaku was not fit enough to play for the club under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer\u002...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Zola explains Kepa-Sarri League Cup final row "Former Chelsea assistant manager Gianfranco Zola has lifted the lid on the sensational row between Kepa Arrizabalaga and ex-boss Maurizio Sarri in l...
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

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

Kopecky kicks off ERC Zlin win defence by topping Qualifying "Reigning four-time Barum Czech Rally Zlín winner Jan Kopecký (ŠKODA Motorsport) began his home round of the FIA European Rally Championship on top, ...
2019-08-16, 16:32

Premier League countdown: Guardiola wary of 'second best team in Europe' Spurs - live! All the latest team news, press conferences and VAR complaintsPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendFeel free to email Simon or tweet...
2019-08-16, 16:32