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09/21/2019

'Underdeveloped' warehousing in China could be an investing opportunity for property investors China's e-commerce boom is fueling demand for storage spaces and offers opportunities for those looking into putting their money in real estate, says Jean Eric Salata from Baring Private Equity Asia....
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Australia has a huge shortage of the medical isotope needed for scans Australia is facing possibly its worst ever shortage of medical isotopes. These are used in diagnostics, meaning 10,000 people or more may miss out on vital diagnostic scans...
14:01, 09/21/2019

Sydney Is for the Birds. The Bigger and Bolder, the Better. Australia’s largest city has a rare superpower: It turns urbanites into bird people, and birds into urbanites. Interacting with the huge avian population is a daily adventure and (mostly) a delight....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Hong Kong protesters burn Chinese flag, clash with police as violence continues Police accused some protesters of throwing gasoline bombs after a march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, an outlying district in the northwest of the Chinese territory....
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Iran’s Revolutionary Guard says it is ready for ‘any scenario’ amid standoff with U.S. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is in New York for the U.N. meetings, has warned that any retaliatory strike on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will result in ``an all-out war.''...
14:00, 09/21/2019

Iran says it will pursue aggressor even after limited attack: TV Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to try to disperse protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas to try to disperse democracy protesters marching on Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the "Lennon Walls" of anti-government messages in the Chinese-ruled city....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Motion to oust UK Labour Party deputy leader withdrawn: lawmaker A motion to abolish the position of deputy leader at Britain's main opposition Labour Party in a bid to oust Tom Watson, whose position on Brexit differs from leader Jeremy Corbyn, has been withdrawn, lawmaker Mary Creagh said on Saturday....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Malta murdered journalist's family fume over inquiry board composition The family of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has protested over the composition of a board set up by the prime minister to conduct an independent public inquiry into whether the government could have prevented the killing....
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Pakistan frees two Pashtun lawmakers after months of detention Two Pakistani parliamentarians and human rights campaigners were released on bail in the northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province after four months in detention, their lawyer said on Saturday....
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Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Saturday that they plan to introduce a second Ebola vaccine, manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, to counter the second-worst outbreak of the virus in history....
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Malta takes some migrants from Ocean Viking, but leaves others onboard A group of 265 migrants were brought to Malta on Saturday, including 36 from the rescue ship Ocean Viking, but the operators of the ship complained that more than 180 other migrants on board had been refused disembarkation by the island....
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Greek police arrests man wanted for aircraft hijacking Greek police have arrested a 65-year old man wanted by German authorities for an aircraft hijacking and kidnapping, crimes committed in 1985 and 1987, they said on Saturday....
14:00, 09/21/2019

After 'Howdy Modi,' Trump and India's PM could sign trade deal The United States and India are racing to negotiate a limited trade deal that U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi can sign at the United Nations General Assembly in New York at the end of September, people familiar wit...
14:00, 09/21/2019

Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve amid Canada blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got his first day out of the spotlight on Saturday after being hammered for images showing him in blackface, which have threatened to derail his re-election campaign....
14:00, 09/21/2019

UK Labour Party would get Brexit sorted in six months: draft statement A government run by Britain's main opposition Labour Party would secure a "sensible" deal to leave the European Union within three months and would hold a second referendum on the deal or staying in the bloc within six months, a draft statement said....
14:00, 09/21/2019

UK Labour deputy leader survives bid to oust him over Brexit The deputy leader of Britain's Labour Party survived an attempt to oust him over Brexit on Saturday after party chief Jeremy Corbyn moved to defuse a row that threatened to overshadow the party's bid to show it was ready for power....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Kiribati says national interest behind cutting Taiwan ties in favor of China The Pacific island nation of Kiribati acted in its best national interest when it severed ties with Taiwan and re-established diplomatic relations with China, the office of Kiribati's president said on Saturday....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to break up protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse democracy protesters marching in sweltering heat on Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the "Lennon Walls" of anti-government messages in the Chinese-ruled city....
14:00, 09/21/2019

China, Solomon Islands establish ties as Taiwan's allies dwindle China and the Solomon Islands signed an agreement on Saturday to establish diplomatic ties after the Pacific island nation ditched relations with Taiwan, which Beijing claims as a Chinese province and seeks to cut off from the international community...
14:00, 09/21/2019

Lebanese PM talks to Saudi minister about support for economy Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri spoke to the Saudi finance minister on Saturday about support for the Lebanese economy and preparations for the first meeting of a bilateral council, his media office said....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Dressed as Aladdin, but No Happily Ever After Justin Trudeau, Canada’s leader, is seeking forgiveness for wearing brownface and blackface years ago. His privileged upbringing, he said, had left him with a blind spot....
13:39, 09/21/2019

Friends theme tune writer Allee Willis talks to Beatie Wolfe about her favourite spots in Los Angeles In a new Insider series, artist Beatie Wolfe sits down each month with an inspiring Los Angeles resident to talk about life in the City of Angels. First up? Grammy-winning songwriter Allee Willis...
13:39, 09/21/2019

| Icasa edges towards spectrum allocation South Africa is finally edging towards the much-awaited allocation of high demand spectrum, with Icasa revealing that it plans to release licencing criteria by year end....
13:39, 09/21/2019

Candace Owens Is At It Again, Coming Out Her Black Face to Whitesplain Away the Impact of White Supremacy And she’s back. Auntie Ruckus, aka black conservative commentator Candace Owens, was back on the Hill Friday in her role as white-nationalist-denier, telling a House committee that white supremacy is simply “not a problem” for black folks....
13:39, 09/21/2019

Pelosi Backs Passing Laws to Make It Easier to Indict Tru ..., Uhm, Any Sitting President House Speaker Nancy Pelosi remains on the fence about impeaching the current occupant of the Oval Office, but she says Congress should make it clear that bringing criminal charges against a crooked commander in chief is absolutely lawful....
13:39, 09/21/2019

NASCAR playoffs 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and more for Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond All the information you need to get ready for Saturday night's race at Richmond Raceway, the second of 10 playoff races in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Week 3 Fantasy Football Injury Report: LeSean McCoy isn't the only running back you have to pay attention to before Sunday's kickoff The Chiefs run game is in flux and a number of veteran pass-catchers could be in question for Sunday's games. Dave Richard has the latest injury info....
13:39, 09/21/2019

Yankees lose ground as Gleyber Torres exits early in loss to Blue Jays With the AL East title drying out after being bathed in beer and champagne during Thursday night’s clubhouse celebration, the Yankees have another race to win: the best record in the American League. Asked about finishing ahead of every other AL team...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Injury opens door for Darwin Thompson to be Chiefs fantasy force From Jamaal Charles to Charcandrick West to Spencer Ware to Kareem Hunt to Damien Williams. The Kansas City backfield has provided a parade of productive running backs. One goes down, another steps in and barely misses a beat. We entered this season ...
13:39, 09/21/2019

The Yankees are at a pitching crossroads So close. The Yankees were so near to a full buffet of pitchers from which to build a postseason staff. But that’s not how it works for the 2019 Yankees. Dellin Betances did a tiny pirouette last Sunday to celebrate a two-batter, two-strikeout season...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Mets’ Pete Alonso put his name in ‘ridiculous’ home run company CINCINNATI — Pete Alonso’s power is crazy. How crazy? Alonso crushed his 50th home run of the season Friday night, an epic 437-foot, eighth-inning rocket to the Riverboat Power Stacks in right-center at Great American Ball Park in the Mets’ 8-1 win o...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Yankees’ Joe West anger shows their home-field urgency In the days leading to the Yankees clinching the AL East title, Aaron Boone was often asked about not letting up after the beer and champagne party ended. Boone delivered the same message Friday, a day after the Yankees locked up their first division...
13:39, 09/21/2019

How Shawn Porter plans to hand Errol Spence his first knockout loss When “Showtime” Shawn Porter was 10 years old, he played football against kids who were 12 and 13. “It doesn’t sound that big,” he said this week, “but back then, when you’re 10 going up against preteens, it’s a big deal.” Porter has continued to not...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Giants put Janoris Jenkins blame game in the past Janoris Jenkins was not wrong when he said after Sunday’s loss to the Bills that the Giants needed more pressure from their pass rush, but the cornerback believes he has cleared the air with his teammates that were on the receiving end of his postgam...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Fantasy football: Players to start, bench for NFL Week 3 The Post’s Drew Loftis evaluates all the relevant fantasy football news for Week 3 of the NFL season. Big weeks Josh Allen QB, Bills, vs. Bengals (FanDuel $7,500/DraftKings $5,900) Cincinnati has given up big plays the first two weeks. Expect Allen t...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Mets flip Steven Matz and Marcus Storman in key wild-card move CINCINNATI — With just over a week remaining and the Mets still mathematically alive in the NL wild-card race, manager Mickey Callaway is considering every pitching scenario. And Friday he decided that flipping Steven Matz and Marcus Stroman in the r...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Yankees to test CC Sabathia as reliever in possible playoff preview CC Sabathia has made one big league relief appearance in 585 games, working 1 ¹/₃ innings in a 3-2 loss in a deciding Game 5 of the 2011 ALDS against the Tigers. Now the Yankees are going to use the final week of the season to see if the veteran left...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Yankees’ Aaron Judge caution pays off Aaron Judge returned to the Yankees’ lineup Friday night against the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, but a right shoulder issue led Aaron Boone to using him as the DH instead of in right field. “Judge, maybe a little bit,’’ Boone said when asked if the ...
13:39, 09/21/2019

C.J. Mosley among hobbled Jets unlikely to play versus Patriots Even at full strength, the Jets would have been major underdogs Sunday afternoon against the Patriots, and for the second straight week it seems unlikely Adam Gase’s team will be close to whole. Outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins (calf) was ruled out ...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Fantasy owners shouldn’t bail on Steelers in Ben Roethlisberger panic This has been one of the most tumultuous weeks in fantasy football, and we’re not even through Week 3 yet. We lost six starting quarterbacks to injury or demotion early in the week — and one of those lost last week was backup Trevor Siemian filling i...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Yankees’ playoff-shares meeting is departure from 2018 debacle A year ago the Yankees’ shares meeting resulted in staff members getting drastically cut and played a part in reliever David Robertson, who chaired the meeting and was an upcoming free agent, not being retained by the club. At 2 p.m. Friday, the rece...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Daniel Jones is staring at a possible Todd Bowles nightmare The Panthers were trying to fool the Buccaneers. Cam Newton began inching toward the line of scrimmage clearing a direct snap to Christian McCaffrey who caught the ball and headed for the left corner of the end zone. It was fourth-and-1 at the Bucs’ ...
13:39, 09/21/2019

What Las Vegas thinks Antonio Brown was worth to the Patriots How much was Antonio Brown worth to the Patriots? According to the bookmakers in Las Vegas, not that much. “I think Brown is worth only a half a point,” said Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of trading. “He was a distraction, and New England...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Michigan vs. Wisconsin: Wolverines will show their true selves The first major showdown in the Big Ten takes place Saturday, when No. 11 Michigan travels to Madison, Wis., to face 13th-ranked Wisconsin. Both clubs are off bye weeks and step up in class from early opposition. The line opened Badgers -3 and has da...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Climate strikes: hoax photo accusing Australian protesters of leaving rubbish behind goes viral The image was not taken after a climate strike and was not even taken in AustraliaA hoax photo that claims to show rubbish left behind by Australian climate strike protesters is circulating on Facebook, despite being revealed as fake months ago.Thoug...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Creamy, untreated and in a glass bottle: Britain gets a taste for old-fashioned milk Dairy farmers cash in on a growing trend to replace both homogenisation and plastic with a revival of the traditional ways“When the milk price crashed five years ago, we were in a bad way,” says Bryce Cunningham, a third-generation farmer running Mos...
13:13, 09/21/2019

The best climate strike signs from around the globe - in pictures Millions of people across the globe took part in protests on Friday demanding urgent action on the climate crisis. The strike kicks off a week of environmental activism before the UN Climate Action Summit Continue reading......
13:13, 09/21/2019

The climate strike in portraits: the signs, faces and reasons Photographer Bryan Thomas took portraits of the people participating in the climate strike in New York FridayPhotographs by Bryan Thomas Friday saw hundreds of thousands of young people take to the streets to protest against climate change. In New Yo...
13:13, 09/21/2019

5 books not to miss: Demi Moore and Chanel Miller (aka Emily Doe) release memoirs Actress Demi Moore and sexual assault survivor Chanel Miller (aka Emily Doe) release revealing memoirs, while Ta-Nehisi Coates makes a fiction debut.        ...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Fujifilm’s upcoming X-Pro3 camera has a unique design sure to appeal to film photographers Fujifilm is teasing its forthcoming X-Pro3, the successor to its popular digital rangefinder mirrorless camera, ahead of its official full introduction on October 23. During its X Summit event going on today, the company showed off the X-Pro3 in deta...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Take cover, it’s a drone with a nail gun! The FAA has warned against equipping your drone with weapons such as flamethrowers and handguns. But can a nail gun really be considered a weapon — that is, outside of Quake? Let’s hope not, because roboticists at the University of Michigan hav...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Delaware judge says Tesla board must face trial over Musk's mega-pay package A Delaware judge ruled on Friday that Tesla Inc's board of directors must defend at a trial Chief Executive Elon Musk's multibillion dollar pay package, which a shareholder lawsuit said unjustly enriched the head of the electric vehicle company....
13:13, 09/21/2019

Thomas Cook has approached UK government for bailout funds: FT Britain's Thomas Cook Group Plc has approached the UK government for a bailout in an attempt to save itself from collapse after its lenders threatened to pull out of a proposed rescue deal, the Financial Times reported late on Friday....
13:13, 09/21/2019

Russia oil reserves now worth $1.2 trillion after new discoveries Russia's oil reserves have nearly doubled in valuation since last year and now total $1.2 trillion, Moscow's Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment reported Friday....
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North Korea negotiator lauds Bolton’s departure from White House The North Korean diplomat on U.S.-North Korea negotiations praised President Donald Trump on Friday for replacing former national security adviser John Bolton....
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North Korea decries link between bodies in Japan, abduction claims North Korea said Friday claims of abduction are a "fabrication" following the discovery of a Japanese citizen who went missing more than three decades ago....
13:13, 09/21/2019

The NBA's Dumb New Tampering Rules Are Rolling Out So, this is silly: The NBA Board of Governors unanimously passed a stricter package of anti-tampering rules. Small-market teams scared of voracious big-market rivals, teams recently burned in free agency, and teams who just want to vote in lockstep s...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Vote to oust deputy leader of UK’s Labour Party ditched A vote to oust the deputy leader of Britain’s Labour Party will not take place Saturday following an intervention by Jeremy Corbyn, the party’s leader...
13:13, 09/21/2019

Brazilian police file criminal charges in dam collapse that killed more than 200 Thirteen employees of the Vale mining conglomerate and a German firm are accused of fraudulently confirming the dam was safe before it ruptured in January....
13:13, 09/21/2019

Twitter suspends account of former top Saudi aide implicated in Khashoggi killing Saud al-Qahtani, a former adviser to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was sanctioned by the United States last year for his role in the killing of the Post columnist....
13:13, 09/21/2019

Who is Benny Gantz? The former military chief could be Israel’s next prime minister. After campaigning against Benjamin Netanyahu and dealing a crushing blow to his legacy, Gantz has positioned himself as the antithesis to Netanyahu’s savvy, sometimes cutting political style, experts say....
13:13, 09/21/2019

Businessman’s viral video allegations of high-level corruption mesmerize Egypt Whistleblowers are rare in the military-led country, where critics disappear into prisons and endure torture. Millions have watched the videos shared widely on social media sites....
13:13, 09/21/2019

‘Boiling us like frogs’: China’s clampdown on Muslims creeps into the heartland, finds new targets The Hui minority, a mostly Islamic people who speak Chinese, face increasing restrictions on religious observance, raising fears of Xinjiang-style oppression....
13:13, 09/21/2019

F1 taking car safety lessons for 2020 from fatal F2 crash The FIA will incorporate lessons from the Spa Formula 2 accident involving Anthoine Hubert and Juan Manuel Correa into next year's Formula 1 technical regulations, with further developments for 2021...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Laguna Seca IndyCar: Colton Herta leads Felix Rosenqvist in practice Colton Herta led fellow IndyCar rookies Felix Rosenqvist and Santino Ferrucci in opening practice for the Laguna Seca finale, despite all three going off and Herta causing a red flag...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Honda 1-2 in SUPER GT qualifying, Button and Yamamoto on front row Koudai Tsukakoshi and Bertrand Baguette dominated SUPER GT qualifying at Sugo, as reigning champions Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto secured their first front-row start of 2019....
12:52, 09/21/2019

Haas's Grosjean eyed DTM/FE combo for 2020 if he left Formula 1 Romain Grosjean says he would have pushed for a move to the DTM, possibly in conjunction with a Formula E programme, had he not secured another year in Formula 1...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Rins fastest in drying Aragon MotoGP FP3 Suzuki's Alex Rins topped a damp third MotoGP practice for the Aragon Grand Prix, having been one of only three riders to use slick tyres during the session...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Formula 1 teams could share designs instead of standard parts for 2021 The FIA has proposed an "open-source" alternative to standard Formula 1 parts for 2021 that means teams would share their designs for certain elements of the car...
12:52, 09/21/2019

KTM "lost hope" with Zarco's negativity over its MotoGP bike KTM boss Pit Beirer says Johann Zarco's negative attitude following an "outstanding" Misano weekend made the team 'lose hope' in his situation improving, leading to his immediate ousting...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Running up the score in House races could deliver White House to Democrats An analysis by Third Way of all 235 districts held by Democrats identified the high-value political targets for the party — for the presidency and control of the House and Senate....
12:52, 09/21/2019

Artist Marina Abramovic opens exhibition in native Belgrade Performance artist Marina Abramovic is displaying her work in her native Belgrade for the first time in 44 years and says that returning home has been highly emotional...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Considering Margaret Atwood and Uneasy Sisterhood In Margaret Atwood’s 1993 novel “The Robber Bride,” three women encounter the glamorous and destructive college friend they thought had died five years earlier. Lorrie Moore reviewed it....
12:52, 09/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein accuser says she was 'trafficked' to Prince Andrew: He was 'an abuser' The woman who claims that she was sexually "trafficked" by Jeffrey Epstein to Prince Andrew continues to accuse the royal, this time on NBC News.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Jennifer Lopez stuns on Milan Fashion Week runway in new version of iconic Versace dress Nearly 20 years after she wore THAT gown to the 2000 Grammy Awards, Jennifer Lopez hit the runway at Milan Fashion Week Friday in a similar version.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan (in a black Valentino gown) in Rome for Misha Nonoo's wedding They're off to Africa in a few days, but first Harry and Meghan went to Rome for the wedding of her pal, Misha Nonoo.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Melania Trump makes waves in J Mendel gown for second state dinner Melania Trump wears a J Mendel gown for the Trumps' second state dinner, which honored Australia and took place under the stars in the Rose Garden.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Charlie Rose hit with lawsuit from longtime makeup artist Gina Riggi alleging harassment Makeup artist Gina Riggi alleges Charlie Rose "bullied, demeaned and harassed" her throughout the 22 years she worked for him.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Christie Brinkley shows bruises after Wendy Williams claims she faked 'DWTS' injury Christie Brinkley pushed back against Wendy Williams' "stunning" accusations that she faked her arm injury to get her daughter Sailor on the show.        ...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Ex-Palm Beach top cop thinks Jeffrey Epstein had a police mole Jeffrey Epstein knew so much about the Palm Beach Police Department as it investigated him back in 2005, that he may have had someone inside tipping him off, the former police chief said Friday in his first in-depth interview. The notorious pedophile...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Lloris and Alli out of Spurs squad against Leicester after Olympiacos draw "Mauricio Pochettino has made six changes to the side that faced Olympiacos in the Champions League earlier this week as his team face Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday."...
12:52, 09/21/2019

Where to live your best 'Downton Abbey' life That "Downton Abbey" lifestyle may be long gone, but you can still find inspiration in "Downton Abbey" exhibitions, tours and themed excursions popping up to serve hungry fans....
12:26, 09/21/2019

The most extreme adventures on Earth Do you take things to the edge when you travel? Here are the best places on Earth for extreme adventures -- and options for people who like safer but still exciting experiences....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Ancient mosaic found near Sea of Galilee depicts Jesus miracle A colorful mosaic recently found in the "Burnt Church" in Hippos near the Sea of Galilee appears to depict a miracle Jesus is said to have performed nearby -- the feeding of the 5,000 -- archaeologists say....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Here's how Harry and Meghan will fly to Africa The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will fly commercial for their official visit to Africa. But with private security, exclusive lounges and BMWs across the runway, travel for VIPs and royalty bears little resemblance to how the rest of us fly....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Find some 'Downton Abbey' spirit in Rhode Island "Downton Abbey" characters are likely to drop in at Newport, Rhode Island, summer "cottages." Some of these Gilded Age megamansions are still open for tours today....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Siberian shaman arrested after traveling nearly 2,000 miles to 'exorcise' Putin A shaman on a 5,000-mile journey to "exorcise" President Vladimir Putin has been arrested by Russian armed police, a human rights organization has said....
12:26, 09/21/2019

'Storm Area 51': About 100 people gathered at secret site’s gate to 'see them aliens,' 2 people detained, reports say As the day of “Storm Area 51” arrived, a motley group of about 100 “alien-chasers” converged on the back gate of the secret site early Friday, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal.  At least two people were reportedly detained....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Newly discovered interstellar visitor could be intercepted, study says It's been nearly a month since the second interstellar object, C/2019 Q4 (Borisov), was detected. And this newly identified object could potentially be studied, according to a new study....
12:26, 09/21/2019

5 inconvenient truths about the 'climate strike' Thousands of students around the world are leaving class Friday, going on "strike" to demand immediate action against climate change. But critics say they miss these important big-picture facts....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Mysterious underground continents may be as old as Earth Ancient, gigantic regions of rocks as large as continents exist hundreds of miles below the Earth's crust and could be as old as the planet itself, according to a new study....
12:26, 09/21/2019

More than 100,000 cancer cases could be caused by contaminants in tap water, study finds A toxic cocktail of chemicals found in U.S. drinking water could be the cause of more than 100,000 cases of cancer, a new study by the nonprofit Environmental Working Group found....
12:26, 09/21/2019

'Storm Area 51' has alien 'believers' mostly standing near a gate, looking 'to the skies,' feeling the spirit On the lonely dirt road to one of the entrances to the enigmatic Area 51, the only thing that resembled "storming" on Friday was all the dust kicked up from all the vehicles making the trek for selfies and group photos. ...
12:26, 09/21/2019

Beep. Ding. Vroom. Electric Cars Need to Make Noise for Safety, but What Kind? As electric cars become more popular, engineers, driven by government regulators, are crafting the sounds that will define the highways of the future....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Bernie Sanders Calls for Eliminating Americans’ Medical Debt On top of his “Medicare for all” proposal, Mr. Sanders’s new plan would wipe out an estimated $81 billion in existing medical debt and ignore such debt in credit scores....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Maher warns anti-Trumpers about 'whistleblower' hype: 'I wouldn't get my hopes up' "Real Time" host Bill Maher offered a grim forecast for those who believe the "whistleblower" controversy will lead to the impeachment of President Trump. ...
12:26, 09/21/2019

'Family Matters' star Jaleel White reveals how he feels about Steve Urkel today, escaping child star curse Former child star Jaleel White brought laughter to millions across the country as the suspenders-wearing, polka-playing super-nerd Steve Urkel in the hit ‘90s sitcom “Family Matters,” but these days he’s hitting the road with his mom....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry’s son Archie is ‘key’ to ‘turn the tide' after public backlash, says royal expert Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s upcoming royal tour in Africa beginning this Monday will be their attempt to overcome their bad publicity, one royal expert is claiming....
12:26, 09/21/2019

Federer blames his own 'bad coaching' for Fognini loss at Laver Cup "Roger Federer admits his attempts to coach European teammate Fabio Fognini at the Laver Cup on Friday may not have been as useful as he\u0027d hoped."...
12:26, 09/21/2019

What Makes Janice's Laugh on Friends So Memorable? Maggie Wheeler Has a Theory Maggie Wheeler can't escape Friends, but that's not a problem. "People stop me on the street and they say, 'Will you laugh? Will you do the oh my god?' whatever it is,......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Keke Palmer Is Gifting Us With "Sorry To This Man" Merch After Viral Video Keke Palmer is the gift that keeps on giving. Last week, the Hustlers actress went viral for her hilarious lie detector test, during which she was asked about former Vice President of the......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Jennifer Lopez Closes Versace's Fashion Week Show in Iconic Green Gown Jennifer Lopez is leaving people speechless with her appearance in the Versace show. As the star walked out onto the runway, literal shouts filled the auditorium as people caught a......
12:26, 09/21/2019

A Baby for 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days' Angela and Michael? Yes, she smashed his face into a cake. Yes, they argue constantly, but 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days stars Angela and Michael are still giving it the old college try. In the......
12:26, 09/21/2019

A Complete Timeline of the Ongoing Drama Surrounding Aaron Carter and His Family It's been a troubling time for Aaron Carter and his family. Earlier this week, the 31-year-old singer took to social media to inform his followers that his brother, Backstreet Boys......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Kourtney Kardashian and Ex Younes Bendjima Are Just Friends Despite Romance Rumors What is really going on between Kourtney Kardashian and her ex Younes Bendjima? On Friday, DailyMail.com posted new photos of the 40-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and the......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Britney Spears and Sam Asghari Make Rare Red Carpet Appearance Britney Spears made a rare red carpet appearance on Friday to support her beau. The 37-year-old pop star attended the 2019 Daytime Beauty Awards in Los Angeles with trainer Sam Asghari,......
12:26, 09/21/2019

The One With Our 25 Favorite Friends Episodes Friends is celebrating its 25th anniversary this weekend (Sunday, the 22nd to be exact), and you know what that means: endless lists of the best episodes of the iconic series. We had to......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Kim Kardashian Introduces the West Family's Precious ''New Babies'' Kim Kardashian is revealing the newest furry friends to join the Kardashian-West family. Meet Saké and Soba/Soy Sauce! The white and black Pomeranians, respectively, join the other......
12:26, 09/21/2019

The MixtapE! Presents Celine Dion, Mandy Moore and New Music Musts New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fresh faces alike drop their latest......
12:26, 09/21/2019

The Bold Type's Katie Stevens Reveals Breast Cancer Scare Katie Stevens is breathing a huge sigh of relief. On Friday afternoon, The Bold Type star took to Instagram and shared a personal note to her fans and followers. After performing......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Renée Zellweger Is So Unfazed By Oscar Buzz for Judy Performance Renée Zellweger's priorities have shifted, and she's perfectly fine with it. The actress is already receiving critical acclaim for her portrayal of the late Judy Garland in......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Paris Hilton Mourns Death of Her Grandfather and "Incredible Mentor" Barron Hilton The Hilton family is mourning the loss of Barron Hilton, who died on Thursday, Sept. 19 at the age of 91. The son of hotelier Conrad Hilton and chairman, president and CEO of Hilton......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Christie Brinkley Responds to Wendy Williams' Claim She Faked Dancing With the Stars Injury Christie Brinkley is none too happy with Wendy Williams' claim that she is faking her Dancing With the Stars injury. The model has plenty of reasons to be upset with the accusation,......
12:26, 09/21/2019

2019 iHeartRadio Music Festival: See All the Stars Taking Over Sin City The 2019 iHeartRadio Music Festival is on and popping! Now in its eighth year, the two-day event hosted by Ryan Seacrest boasts its most star-studded performance lineup yet. Miley Cyrus,......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Inside Brett Young's Big Year of Country Milestones On and Off Stage In case you didn't know, Brett Young is having an incredible 2019. Over the past couple of years, the 38-year-old country music singer has earned a spot in the genre thanks to hits......
12:26, 09/21/2019

What Not to Wear's Makeup Artist Reveals 7 Beauty Products You'll Want to Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Get......
12:26, 09/21/2019

Every Time the Ladies of Game of Thrones Slayed on the Red Carpet Onscreen, there's no doubting the power of the ladies of Game of Thrones. After all, they've conquered kingdoms, dragons and a few knights, to say the least. (Sorry, but you just can't......
12:26, 09/21/2019

UK academics are stockpiling lab equipment in case of a no-deal Brexit The threat of a no-deal Brexit is causing staff at several universities in the UK to stockpile scientific equipment, including protective gloves and fly food...
12:26, 09/21/2019

Saudi Aramco has come out of the attacks "stronger than ever" - CEO Saudi Aramco has emerged from the Sept. 14 attacks on its oil facilities "stronger than ever", chief executive officer Amin Nasser told employees in a message....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Trump urged Ukraine leader to investigate Biden’s son in phone call Trump defended himself Friday against the intelligence official’s complaint, angrily declaring it came from a “partisan whistleblower,” though he also said he didn’t know who had made it....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Trudeau blackface images have damaged Canada’s reputation: Wynne Images of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in blackface and brownface have tarnished Canada's international reputation and he should have confronted them long ago, former Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne said on Friday....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Jagmeet Singh highlights NDP’s pledge for universal drug coverage The New Democrats are proposing to spend $10 billion a year to ensure that all necessary medication and medical devices are free at the point of care starting in 2020....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Few Sask. immigrants seeking office despite growing population Despite immigration being the biggest contributor to Saskatchewan's population growth, proportionally fewer people from the immigrant community are seeking public office....
11:52, 09/21/2019

‘Birth tourism’ could become election issue in B.C. riding considered ‘ground zero’ Residents in Richmond, B.C., say more "baby houses" are popping up for nonresident mothers to give birth in Canada, guaranteeing their babies automatic citizenship....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Elections Canada spends big on social media ahead of Oct. 21 vote Over the last three months, the agency responsible for running national elections has spent more than $150,000 on advertisements on Facebook, about half of that coming since the beginning of the writ period on Sept. 11....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including the week ahead, iPhone sales, Zscaler CEO Jim Cramer previews the week ahead of earnings and stock market news, projects iPhone sales in China, breaks down AbbVie and Bristol-Myers' latest deals and interviews Zscaler CEO Jay Chaudhry....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Zscaler CEO shrugs off Palo Alto Networks: 'They feel the pain and they try to attack everyone' Zscaler CEO Jay Chaudhry tells Jim Cramer the company is "very bullish" about its prospects, despite competition for clients from Palo Alto Networks....
11:52, 09/21/2019

Downton Abbey, like plantation houses, delivers fantasy over brute reality | Michael Henry Adams The American south may seem a long way from the estates of England, but in both places a veil of caprice covers harsh truthsThe son of a Scottish immigrant who worked as a servant, Donald Trump could hardly wait for his banquet at Buckingham Palace. ...
11:52, 09/21/2019

Hilary Mantel: 'History is a process, not a locked box' As her novel Wolf Hall is named the best of the century so far, the author looks back on the ‘long walk’ she has taken with Thomas Cromwell • The 100 best books of the 21st centuryFor years, Hilary Mantel was one of literature’s best-kept secrets, un...
11:52, 09/21/2019

‘What’ll happen if I try this?’: David Mitchell on writing Cloud Atlas Bold and ambitious, this wildly inventive novel blurred genre boundaries in six interlinked stories. The author reveals his inspirations • The 100 best books of the 21st centuryBig books are made of many ingredients, and Cloud Atlas is no exception. ...
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The 100 best books of the 21st century Dazzling debut novels, searing polemics, the history of humanity and trailblazing memoirs ... Read our pick of the best books since 2000Read an interview with the author of our No 1 bookRead Ali Smith on AutumnRead David Mitchell on Cloud Atlas Conti...
11:52, 09/21/2019

Always in Season: behind the painful film about lynching in America In a devastating new documentary, a history of lynching is tied to the mysterious death of a black teen, who was found hanging from a swing in 2014In the summer of 2014, Jacqueline Olive was preparing to wrap up her documentary film on America’s grue...
11:52, 09/21/2019

College football games on TV today There are three games pitting two top 25 teams against each other, one in each time slot, capped by Notre Dame at Georgia. Seems like a pretty nice Saturday....
11:52, 09/21/2019

UN chief calls for ‘a fair globalization’ with first-ever Global Goals Summit “We need more investment, more political action, more priority for a fair globalization”, said UN Secretary-General António Guterres in an interview on Thursday, when asked about his expectations for the first-ever Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)...
11:26, 09/21/2019

‘We’ll see who’s right’: Republicans slam Democrats over Carter Page ‘FISA abuse’ Republicans and Democrats clashed during a rare congressional hearing on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act as the reauthorization deadline for key surveillance powers looms....
11:26, 09/21/2019

Two Trudeaus, Two Challenging Elections Justin Trudeau experienced a dramatic campaign setback with the revelation of blackface photos from his past, he faces many re-election challenges Pierre Trudeau faced in 1972...
11:26, 09/21/2019

Mixing Politics and Piety, a Conservative Priest Seeks to Shape Poland’s Future The Rev. Tadeusz Rydzyk has delivered millions of votes for Poland’s governing right-wing Law and Justice party, which in turn has helped him build a business empire....
11:26, 09/21/2019

Guinea Bissau's Fati granted Spanish citizenship Barcelona's Ansu Fati is granted Spanish citizenship paving they way for him to play for them at international level, though he remains eligible for Guinea-Bissau and Portugal....
11:26, 09/21/2019

Netflix will release 67 new original movies and shows in October 2019 – here’s the full list Ho… ly… smokes! After a somewhat slow month in September with only 41 new original movies and shows set to be released, Netflix is really cranking up the volume in October. Before we get to the whopping 67 new Netflix original movies, s...
11:26, 09/21/2019

Check out these brilliant ‘Friends’ Easter eggs on Google for the show’s 25th anniversary Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the debut of NBC’s classic 90s sitcom Friends — broadcast way back on September 22, 1994 — we learned earlier this year that the beloved series will be leaving its current streaming home of Netflix a...
11:26, 09/21/2019

British gangster drama ‘Peaky Blinders,’ one of Netflix’s best shows, returns October 4th “On a gathering storm comes a tall handsome man / In a dusty black coat with a red right hand …” If you’re already a fan of the fantastic British gangster drama Peaky Blinders that’s set just after World War I and follo...
11:26, 09/21/2019

10 movies and shows to watch on Netflix before they’re removed in October I’m always torn when I struggle to put these lists together. On one hand, it means there isn’t much leaving the service getting worked up about. On the other, my recommendations aren’t quite as full-throated as they’d normally...
11:26, 09/21/2019

Kirstjen Nielsen cancels Atlantic Festival appearance after backlash from the left: reports "Cancel culture" appears to have claimed another victim. Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is no longer scheduled to participate in a three-day festival hosted by The Atlantic next week, the publication said Friday....
10:39, 09/21/2019

Grubhub stock falls after Jim Chanos says he’s shorting Shares of Grubhub dropped nearly 6 percent on Thursday after a prominent short-seller revealed he was betting against the food delivery giant. Investor Jim Chanos said Grubhub is facing a perfect storm of bad news as its drivers push for higher pay; ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Airbnb announces plans to go public in 2020 “Airbnb, Inc. announced today that it expects to become a publicly-traded company during 2020,” the San Francisco-based company said in a press release, posted on its website....
10:39, 09/21/2019

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling demand and obligations to military and law enforcement markets. In a statement, Dennis Veilleux, president...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Merger of Dish and DirecTV probably won’t be happening Dish Network’s chances of buying DirecTV could be about as remote as a satellite that’s orbiting the earth. That’s the take from sources close to Dish Chief Executive Charlie Ergen, who say that in addition to regulatory stumbling blocks the mercuria...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Top Wall Street bankers say firm botched $10M compensation payment Two top Wall Street dealmakers say they were snookered into a four-year legal battle over $10 million in back pay — only to learn from the New York Post that they were legally entitled to that money years ago. The bankers, Michael Kramer and Derron S...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Fed’s James Bullard says US manufacturing appears ‘in recession’ The US manufacturing sector “already appears in recession” and overall economic growth is expected to slow “in the near horizon,” St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank president James Bullard said on Friday, explaining why he dissented at a recent Fed meeti...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Carl Icahn to lease Miami office space near private-island home Carl Icahn is moving his financial empire to an unassuming office building that’s just five miles from his Miami mansion — and more than 1,000 miles from where the rest of his employees live now. The Wall Street titan — who, as first reported by The ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Trump says ending China trade war not a priority before 2020 election President Trump said Friday that his administration was “making a lot of progress” with China, as deputy-level trade talks continued for a second day and Washington lifted tariffs on over 400 Chinese products at the request of US businesses, who said...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Walmart decides to puff puff pass on e-cigarettes: report Walmart plans to stop selling e-cigarettes in the wake of the recent controversy over how safe the alternative smoking devices are, according to an internal memo obtained by CNBC. “Given the growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity and ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

The Long History of American Slavery Reparations From the colonial era to today, the bitter legacy of bondage and racial oppression has sparked demands for compensation, with some successes and many broken promises...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Android VPN apps found serving disruptive ads A security researcher has discovered four VPN apps that serve ads while running in the background and also on the home screen of Android smartphones in the latest case of adware found on the Google Play Store.While researching suspicious Android VPN ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

These surprise iOS 13 features will make your iPhone less annoying We've told you about the best iOS 13 features coming to your iPhone and have done the same with iPadOS features arriving on the iPad Pro, iPad Air, and other tablets. But to be totally honest, the full list of iOS 13 perks is overwhelming. ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Unleash Your Inner Savage with the Lenovo Legion Savage Stream Challenge September 27-29 in San Diego Lenovo Legion will be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Team SoloMid with a stylishly savage event in San Diego!From September 27 through September 29, you can participate in the Lenovo Legion Savage Stream Challenge -located between the San Die...
10:39, 09/21/2019

This iPhone 11 drop test proves why you desperately need a case Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the iPhone 11 Pro as having the “toughest glass ever in a smartphone,” but on the phone’s release day, Tom’s Guide saw evidence to the contrary: when dropped just once from hip-height, the fro...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Tesco shutters parking app following license plate image leak British supermarket chain Tesco has closed down its parking validation web app after The Register discovered tens of millions of automatic number-plate recognition (ANPR) images left unsecured in a Microsoft Azure blob.The images themselves consisted...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Gigabyte's Aorus Gen4 AIC crams four M.2 SSDs into a single card After showing off its new Aorus Gen4 AIC at Computex earlier this year, Gigabyte has officially unveiled its new quad-SSD PCIe 4.0 adapter card.The card itself is designed to house up to 4 NVMe SSDs and it functions as a multi-way M.2 adapter that al...
10:39, 09/21/2019

France vs Argentina live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having underwhelmed during this years Six Nations with defeats England, Wales and Ireland, France come into the 2019 Rugby World Cup with low expectations. Argentina's recent results have been similarly poor, but their performances in last month...
10:39, 09/21/2019

New Zealand vs South Africa live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere A day into the 2019 Rugby World Cup and we immediately have one of the most salivating encounters of the tournament. Two of the pre-tournament favourites - the All Blacks of New Zealand and the Springboks of South Africa - face off today, and frankly...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Gearbox reveals Borderlands 3's free Halloween-themed event A mere week after Borderlands 3’s release, developer Gearbox has started detailing its post-launch content plans for the game. First up is a free limited-time event called Bloody Harvest.The event was confirmed during the first episode of the ...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Hanfu movement sweeps China in revival of traditional culture Li Doudou's gray kitten squeezes in next to her as she sits painstakingly applying makeup and putting up her hair in a bun adorned with elaborate ornaments....
10:39, 09/21/2019

Braves go back-to-back in East, eliminate Giants The Atlanta Braves clinched their second straight NL East title as Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his 41st homer in a 6-0 win over San Francisco on Friday that eliminated the Giants from postseason contention in Bruce Bochy's final year as San Francisco manage...
10:39, 09/21/2019

Behind the Whistle-Blower Case, a Long-Held Trump Grudge Toward Ukraine The president and his allies have been pressing Ukraine for months to investigate Joseph R. Biden Jr., complicating relations between the two countries....
10:39, 09/21/2019

Widow says $400K theft from NYPD charity was for special needs grandkid The widow of an NYPD officer pleaded guilty Friday to stealing $410,000 from a charity for slain cops — yet claimed she only took the money to support a grandchild with special needs. “I wrote these checks, two checks or whatever, and it ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

LIRR warns riders of possible measles exposure Long Island Rail Road riders beware: You may have come into contact with measles. Nassau County’s latest confirmed measles patient rode the LIRR three times last week between Mineola and Penn Station, county health officials said. The individua...
10:13, 09/21/2019

De Blasio finally gets his viral moment — by dropping out of race "News of him dropping out has already garnered roughly 84,000 mentions in roughly four hours, surpassing his highest media moments while a candidate," said Josh Ginsberg of the San Francisco-based media analytics firm Zignal Labs....
10:13, 09/21/2019

Everything de Blasio missed during his failed White House bid Mayor Bill de Blasio insists only “insiders” think he was an absentee mayor during his failed four-month run for the White House — even as he failed to secure $450 million in state funding for the city’s public housing, left the vital Taxi and Limous...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Man convicted of torching evidence after knifing Greenwich Village chef A Brooklyn jury convicted a 21-year-old man Friday of knifing a Greenwich Village chef to death during a botched burglary in 2016 and trying to burn down the victim’s apartment to cover his tracks. Jahkeem Scott, of Cypress Hills, was found guilty of...
10:13, 09/21/2019

I-90 could finally get fixed as feud between Cuomo, Seneca Nation tribe thaws ALBANY— A chewed-up section of upstate highway could soon get a much-needed fix thanks to a thaw in the long-running dispute between the Cuomo administration and a Native-American tribe. The state Thruway Authority and Seneca Nation appear to finally...
10:13, 09/21/2019

‘Climate Strike’ rally gives kids a pass to get high, play mini golf Education officials gave city school kids the OK to ditch class for climate change Friday — but many of them distilled a whole other meaning from the “go-green” effort. As tens of thousands of city school kids left school midday to take part in Lower...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Lawsuits against Times Square maniac driver held until after criminal trial A judge ruled that lawsuits against the city and maniac driver Richard Rojas — who drove a Honda Accord into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square in 2017, killing one — will be put on hold until his criminal trial is over. Rojas was sue...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Exclusive photos: Music exec arrested for sexually assaulting another neighbor A music executive busted Sunday for sexually assaulting a neighbor in Battery Park City and stealing her panties — was slapped in cuffs again Friday for an earlier crime against her roommate. Adam Lublin, 43, was first arraigned Monday in Manhattan C...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Watch: Brooklyn skateboarder flies through air after getting hit by car A Brooklyn skateboarder can be seen getting slammed to the ground after a car smashes into him in wild dashcam footage posted on Twitter by @NYScanner. Moments before the crash, the rider is seen zooming on his board the wrong way down a one-way stre...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Gun-toting turnstile jumper once threatened to shoot cops The Bronx turnstile jumper who cops did not initially realize was packing heat — despite the gun butt clearly protruding from his waistband in video of his arrest — has nearly a dozen prior busts on his record, including one for allegedly threatening...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Cops bust ‘poster child’ of serial subway pervs for groping teen The NYPD has busted a serial subway perv who is a “poster child” for prolific transit offenders — renewing the call to ban such recidivists for life. Cops nabbed James Hunt — one of the “Dirty Dozen” repeat offenders who...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Brooklyn man charged with making death threats to Missouri prosecutor A man who did time in Missouri for assault and who moved to Brooklyn after his prison term has been charged with making death threats against the prosecutor who worked his case — telling her in a phone call, “Remember me?” and ̶...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Man who allegedly groped 82-year-old woman busted by cops A man who allegedly sexually assaulted an 82-year-old woman inside her Lower East Side apartment was busted by cops on Friday, authorities said. The suspect, 29-year-old David Alexander of the Bronx, allegedly broke into the woman’s apartment i...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Trump Repeatedly Pressed Ukraine to Probe Biden's Son President Trump in a July phone call repeatedly pressured the president of Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden’s son, urging Volodymyr Zelensky about eight times to work with Rudy Giuliani on a probe that could hamper Mr. Trump’s potential 2020 opponent...
10:13, 09/21/2019

2 Muslim men say American Airlines canceled flight after crew 'didn’t feel comfortable' Two Muslim men say American Airlines profiled them and canceled their flight after crew members said they “didn’t feel comfortable” flying with them.       ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

United and Arsenal battle over Barcelona duo - Paper Round "Barcelona will sell Samuel Umtiti and Ivan Rakitic, Jose Mourinho could replace Zinedine Zidane, and Mikel Arteta may replace Pep Guardiola, and West Brom are in dispute with their fans."...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Walmart to Stop Selling E-Cigarettes in Stores (NEW YORK) — Walmart is getting out of the vaping business. The nation’s largest retailer said Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam’s Clubs when it sells out its current inventory. Th...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Indonesian president orders delay on vote criminalizing sex outside marriage Indonesia’s president pushed Friday for parliament to delay its vote on a controversial bill that would criminalize sex outside of marriage. President Joko Widodo announced that 14 articles of the bill needed further review after various groups order...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Jordan Peterson enters rehab after wife’s cancer diagnosis Jordan Peterson, the Canadian psychologist and anti-political-correctness crusader, has checked himself in to rehab in New York, his daughter has revealed. The “12 Rules for Life” author has sought help trying to get off the anti-anxiety drug clonaze...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Groups threaten to sue over nuclear weapons work at US labs LOS ALAMOS, NM — Nuclear watchdog groups say they will sue if the US government doesn’t conduct a nationwide programmatic environmental review of its plans to expand production of key components for the nation’s nuclear arsenal. Federal officials hav...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Boston cop on leave for allegedly using N-word, calling students ‘monkeys’ A veteran cop in Boston is off the street after allegedly using the N-word during a confrontation with students he referred to as “monkeys,” the teens claim. Officer Joseph Lynch, a 16-year department vet, is on administrative leave following the Sep...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Four dead, 30 injured in tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park Four people were killed and another 30 injured in a tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon on Friday afternoon, according to Utah authorities. Photos from the scene of the crash show the large tour bus reduced to a mangled wreck as emergency workers treat ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

SUV leaves trail of destruction after plowing into Illinois mall An out-of-control SUV driver smashed into a Chicagoland mall Friday and barreled around the shopping center — sending panicked people running for their lives. The wild incident happened at the Woodfield Mall in the suburb of Schaumburg at around 2:30...
10:13, 09/21/2019

‘I’m no kingpin’: NYPD cop who protected El Chapo’s wife gives jailhouse interview An NYPD cop who moonlighted as a bodyguard for El Chapo’s wife broke down in tears during a jailhouse interview Friday, in which he insisted he had no idea who he was working for when he took the job and that he quit after one day when he found...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Trump says de Blasio’s ‘one real asset’ is his height During a state visit with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Trump didn’t pass up a chance to ding the New York City mayor for dropping his long shot bid for the White House that morning....
10:13, 09/21/2019

Trump reportedly pressured Ukraine president to probe Hunter Biden President Donald Trump repeatedly pressured Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Joe Biden’s son during a July phone call in which he urged him eight times to work with his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, on a probe, a new report said ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Nike asks judge to block Michael Avenatti from subpoenaing their records Lawyers for Nike Inc. are asking a judge to bar accused extortionist Michael Avenatti from subpoenaing any of their records as part of his upcoming trial, according to new court papers. “It is Mr. Avenatti — not Nike — on trial,R...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Trump must give deposition in protesters’ suit: Bronx judge A Bronx Supreme Court judge ruled Friday that President Donald Trump must give a video deposition as part of a lawsuit alleging his staff assaulted demonstrators outside Trump Tower in 2015. The decision comes after Trump’s lawyers tried to quash a s...
10:13, 09/21/2019

US deploying air defense forces to Saudi Arabia in wake of attack on oil facilities The US will deploy “defensive” troops to Saudi Arabia amid heightening tensions in the region after oil facilities in the country were attacked last Saturday, the Defense Department said Friday night. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper made ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

History buff finds ships that sank over 140 years ago in Lake Michigan DETROIT — A diver and maritime history buff has found two schooners that collided and sank into the cold depths of northern Lake Michigan more than 140 years ago. Bernie Hellstrom, of Boyne City, Michigan, said he was looking for shipwrecks about 10 ...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Trump hosts Australian prime minister for White House state dinner President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jennifer, to the White House Friday with a pomp-filled military ceremony and a lavish state dinner. More than 4,500 were in attendance...
10:13, 09/21/2019

9 Marines at Camp Pendleton charged with human smuggling CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. — Nine Marines at California’s Camp Pendleton base have been charged with human smuggling. They include two riflemen who were stopped by US Border Patrol agents on July 3 driving from the US-Mexico border with three Mexicans in...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly paid doctors to medicate ‘sex slaves’ Victims of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffery Epstein said he paid doctors and psychiatrists to prescribe them tranquilizers and anti-depressants, a report said Friday. Virginia Giuffre, who was recruited by Epstein at the age of 16, told the Miami H...
10:13, 09/21/2019

Prince Andrew was a sweaty, ‘hideous’ dancer: Virginia Guiffre Prince Andrew was a sweaty and “hideous” dancer, according to the Jeffrey Epstein “sex slave” who claims he bedded her at age 17. In her first TV interview on her ordeal at the hands of the financier — and his royal pal the Duke of York — Virginia Gu...
10:13, 09/21/2019

iFixit's iPhone 11 Pro Max teardown investigates charging rumors As usual, now that a new iPhone has hit the market, iFixit is pulling it apart an iPhone 11 Pro Max to show you what the insides look like. It's a common annual ritual, and in short order we should have confirmation of the usual things like RAM ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Facebook’s latest AI experiment helps you pick what to wear Just when you think researchers have found the wackiest possible use for a neural net yet, another team finds an even more novel use for artificial intelligence. Take Facebook's new Fashion++ AI. It's a program that will help you become a f...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Citroen SpaceTourer receives new drivetrain option News 20 Sep, 2019 The Citroen SpaceTourer’s least powerful 2.0-litre diesel engine can now be specced with an eight-speed automatic gearbox...
09:39, 09/21/2019

New 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT R Black Series spied News 20 Sep, 2019 An even more potent version of the Mercedes-AMG GT R has been caught on camera, complete with aggressive body kit and large rear wing...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Colorado's Miracle at Michigan turns 25 and is still unforgettable Colorado's Hail Mary touchdown catch to beat Michigan in '94 had a link to Bill Belichick and took advantage of an unplanned rehearsal in first half       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Irish Spring jokingly responds to Georgia's dig at Notre Dame Irish Spring is sending a shipment of its products to Georgia in response to a grocery store jokingly announcing it was out of stock ahead.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Week 3 fantasy football deep sleepers: Vikings' Kirk Cousins could have field day vs. Raiders Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins will go up against the Oakland Raiders, who have the NFL's bottom-ranked passing defense.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Doc Rivers shares Kawhi Leonard's blunt message that led to Clippers' offseason splash When trying to land Kawhi Leonard during the NBA's free-agency period, the star player gave Doc Rivers and Steve Ballmer a blunt message.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Dak Prescott: Cowboys quarterback posts historic numbers after 50 games Dak Prescott made his 50th start in the NFL on Sunday. The Cowboys QB ranks at or near the top all-time in many statistical categories.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Inside Patriots WR Antonio Brown's contentious relationship with longtime girlfriend Patriots receiver Antonio Brown tried to gain custody of three of his children and have their mother removed from his home last year.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Jalen Hurts calls an Oklahoma football Instagram post ‘Rat Poison’ Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts called his own team's Instagram post "Rat Poison" in reference to former coach Nick Saban says about positive headlines.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Some Iowa band members allege assaults took place after game at Iowa State Several members of the Iowa marching band allege assaults took place after win at Iowa State, and they are angry that schools are not taking action.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Antonio Brown released by Patriots amid sexual assault lawsuit The New England Patriots released Antonio Brown after less than two weeks with the team as more details of an alleged sexual assault were made public.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Klay Thompson: Donald Trump's words about Bahamians 'hurt my heart' Klay Thompson became bothered with what President Trump said following the destruction that Hurricane Dorian inflicted on his father’s homeland.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Angels analyst Mark Langston, a former All-Star pitcher, has medical emergency, goes to hospital Mark Langston, 59, a former Angels pitcher and the team's radio analyst since 2012, was taken to a Houston hospital before a game against the Astros.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Atlanta Braves win National League East for second consecutive year The Atlanta Braves have won back-to-back division titles for the first time since their legendary run of 14 straight from 1991-2005.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Week 4 games that will impact the College Football Playoff race Week 4 has several intriguing games that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Georgia-Notre Dame and Michigan-Wisconsin.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Calvin Johnson says Detroit Lions 'wanted me to change my story' about suffering concussions Calvin Johnson and Travis Swanson describe what they say was mishandled concussion treatment during their Detroit Lions careers.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

'Immaculate Reception' by Steelers' Franco Harris named greatest play in NFL history The "Immaculate Reception," Franco Harris' iconic mid-air catch and run, has been named the greatest play in NFL history by an 80-person panel.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Opinion: Tarnished reputations should follow Antonio Brown, Patriots after WR's release Merely releasing Antonio Brown shouldn't mark the end of scrutiny for the Patriots or the wide receiver, USA TODAY Sports' Mike Jones writes.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Opinion: Antonio Brown won't play in the NFL again, because his trouble outweighs his talent Antonio Brown's NFL career is over, because few coaches or GMs can juggle talent and trouble without destroying their team in the process.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Bold predictions for Week 4 of the college football season Expect the unexpected in college football. Week 4 should be more of same. USA TODAY's bold predictions include danger for Auburn, Texas and Michigan.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Why So Many Political Campaigns Want to Send You a Free Bumper Sticker About a month ago, I made a Gmail address for a fictional woman in York, Pennsylvania named Diane, about two hours west of Philadelphia, and signed up for emails from every Democratic candidate for president. The idea was to compare how the candidate...
09:39, 09/21/2019

President Trump Defends Himself Against Whistleblower Allegation Over Conversation With a Foreign Leader (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump repeatedly defended himself Friday against an intelligence whistleblower’s potentially explosive complaint, including an allegation of wrongdoing in a reported private conversation Trump had with a fo...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Why the Trump Campaign Says It’s Betting on Grassroots Organizing in 2020 It’s a warm September day at a quaint winery in New Mexico, but while photos of happy brides and grooms line the walls, the people gathered here today aren’t celebrating a marriage. They’re here to see Brad Parscale. Parscale, Presi...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Why Joe Biden’s Slow-Paced Campaign Hasn’t Slumped Joe Biden’s campaign these days looks more like an incumbent seeking re-election than an upstart hopeful. The former Vice President’s campaign is holding fewer events in early nominating states than his rivals. He’s spending a ton o...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Whistleblower: Trump ‘Urged’ Ukraine’s President to Investigate Biden’s Son (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said Friday. Democrats condemned what they saw as a clear effort to d...
09:39, 09/21/2019

Democrats promote unionizing entire industries with 'sectoral bargaining' Cory Booker has become the latest Democratic presidential candidate to back unionizing entire industries by supporting a concept called "sectoral bargaining." The idea dates back to the 1930s and involves the federal government creating union-managem...
09:39, 09/21/2019

An Injury Scare for Gleyber Torres and a Loss for the Yankees Torres’s right leg buckled while he was fielding a grounder on Friday night. Yankees Manager Aaron Boone said he expected Torres to be all right, but he pulled the second baseman as a precaution....
09:15, 09/21/2019

Yankees’ Domingo German Is Likely to Miss Rest of the Season German, who was placed on administrative leave on Thursday under the M.L.B. domestic violence policy, could return, but the Yankees are making plans to play without him....
09:15, 09/21/2019

Video showing hundreds of shackled, blindfolded prisoners is 'genuine' Online footage purporting to show hundreds of blindfolded and shackled prisoners in a mostly Muslim region of China is believed to be authentic, a European security source has told Sky News....
09:15, 09/21/2019

'We will make them hear us': Millions call for climate change action Millions of people, mostly students and children, have taken part in demonstrations calling for urgent action from their governments to tackle climate change....
09:15, 09/21/2019

States Warn Residents About Rare Mosquito-Borne Illness That Has Killed 6 Health authorities are investigating other cases of Eastern equine encephalitis, a virus transmitted through a mosquito bite, which has left at least six people dead in three states this year....
09:15, 09/21/2019

Scientists Set Out to Drift With Arctic Ice for a Year to Study Climate Change The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better understanding of how global warming will affect the Arctic. ...
09:15, 09/21/2019

Treasury yields fall after China trade officials cut DC trip short, forgo Montana visit U.S. government debt yields fell Friday morning as traders digested a rate move from the Federal Reserve and monitored trade talks between Washington and Beijing....
09:14, 09/21/2019

New England Patriots releases superstar Antonio Brown after rape and threat claims The New England Patriots initially kept Antonio Brown in the face of a rape claim but dropped him after another woman said he sent her intimidating texts....
09:14, 09/21/2019

Trump's nominee to lead federal media agency used nonprofit donations to fund private company Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker linked to Steve Bannon, saw at least $1.6 million in donations from his nonprofit go into his independent company....
09:14, 09/21/2019

'You Don't Have to Face It Alone.' Hong Kong Protests Propelled by Hidden Support Network The quiet backing of older, professional locals helps explain the longevity of the youth-led movement. Their assistance includes “school bus” rides home, protective gear and financial aid....
09:14, 09/21/2019

A Unifying Israeli President Looks to Break Election Impasse The task of breaking Israel’s election deadlock falls to President Reuven Rivlin, a grandfatherly national figure who has called for unity but faces an uphill battle as all sides dig in....
09:14, 09/21/2019

Trudeau Tries to Pivot Away From Controversy Over Blackface Images After two days of apologies over photos showing him wearing blackface, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to pivot election-campaign talk toward gun control with a promise to ban military-style assault rifles and give cities the power to ba...
09:14, 09/21/2019

Trump Repeatedly Pressed Ukraine President to Investigate Biden's Son President Trump in a July phone call repeatedly pressured the president of Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden’s son, urging Volodymyr Zelensky about eight times to work with Rudy Giuliani on a probe that could hamper Mr. Trump’s potential 2020 opponent...
09:14, 09/21/2019

Trump Says He Wants 'Complete Deal' With China President Trump dismissed the trade war as “a little spat” and rejected the notion of accepting a partial trade agreement, saying Beijing’s plan to boost purchases of U.S. agriculture exports alone isn’t enough....
09:14, 09/21/2019

U.S. Sanctions Iran's Central Bank, Says It Will Send Military Forces to Saudi Arabia The U.S. said it would send military forces and hardware to Gulf allies and moved to sever some of Iran’s last ties to world markets on Friday, while preparing to outline a case for international action next week when world leaders gather at the Unit...
09:14, 09/21/2019

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHow you can get involved | Are you taking part in today’s protests?Please s...
09:13, 09/21/2019

Rep. Rashida Tlaib's grandmother to Donald Trump: Let's talk about your peace plan The White House will soon unveil its Middle East peace plan. A 90-year-old grandmother to Rep. Rashida Tlaib says she'd welcome President Trump to talk about it.        ...
09:13, 09/21/2019

New Y.A. Crossover From Morgan Parker, Renée Ahdieh and More “Who Put This Song On?,” “The Beautiful,” “Juliet Takes a Breath” and “American Royals” show many ways to survive the wrenching journey to adulthood....
09:13, 09/21/2019

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Escaping the Nxivm Cult’ and a Bill Gates Documentary A mother tries to free her daughter from Keith Raniere’s group, and a Netflix documentary examines the humanitarian efforts of the co-founder of Microsoft....
09:13, 09/21/2019

Hollywood Is Fighting, but the Emmys Show Will Go On The popular “Game of Thrones” and the critically adored “Fleabag” are among the nominees at a time of canceled parties and a legal fight between TV writers and their agents....
09:13, 09/21/2019

Trump says he’s looking for a ‘complete deal’ with China For more than a year, the world’s two largest economies have been locked in a high-stakes duel marked by Trump’s escalating penalties on Chinese goods and Beijing’s retaliatory tariffs....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Two Muslim men from Texas allege American Airlines discriminated against them The men say American Airlines discriminated against them Saturday for appearing Muslim and Middle Eastern during a flight from Birmingham, Alabama, that was headed to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport....
08:26, 09/21/2019

U.S. regulators approve some tariff exemptions for Apple The move by U.S. officials could make it easier for both Apple and small makers of gaming computers to assemble devices in the United States by lowering the costs of importing parts....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Global Climate Strike kicks off with thousands skipping school or work for demonstrations across the world The worldwide climate protest partially inspired by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg kicked off Friday in major – and smaller – cities around the globe Friday with hundreds of thousands of students hitting the streets....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Hurricane Lorena bears down on Mexico's Los Cabos Owners pulled boats from the water and hauled them away on trailers, while shopkeepers put plywood over windows and doors as Hurricane Lorena bore down Friday on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Pakistani activist who accused army of sexually harassing women flees to US after months in hiding A Pakistani human rights activist who says the country’s military has sexually harassed “dozens of women” has resurfaced in America after spending months on the run....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Queen Elizabeth’s ‘displeasure’ grows as ex-PM David Cameron spills details of private meetings Former British Prime Minister David Cameron’s media tour promoting his new memoir sparked an unprecedented royal rebuke this week from Buckingham Palace after making several claims about Queen Elizabeth II....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Justin Trudeau tries to put blackface scandal behind him, pledges to ban assault rifles in Canada Justin Trudeau on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles, including the AR-15, in Canada as he attempted to get his re-election campaign back on track following a damaging blackface scandal....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Saudi Arabia shows media scorched oil facility site hit by drones Saudi Arabia took journalists on Friday to the site of a missile-and-drone strike on the kingdom's oil industry that shook global energy markets over the weekend....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels announce halt in attacks on Saudi Arabia Yemen's Houthi rebels said Friday they are halting all drone and ballistic missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, six days after claiming responsibility for a strike that crippled a key oil facility in the kingdom....
08:26, 09/21/2019

Experienced Wales looking forward to Rugby World Cup match up with Georgia Warren Gatland has named a strong and experienced side after the departure of attack coach Rob Howley.Warren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwright and prop Wyn Jones their World Cup bows for Wales’ tournament opener with Georgia on Monda...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Sportwatch: Collingwood v GWS in AFL, Storm v Eels in NRL – live! Updates from the AFL and NRL finalsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 7.24am BST Some big outs for both sides: Jordan de Goey (hamstring) and Levi Greenwood (knee) for Collingwood, Lachie Whitfield (appendix) and Toby Greene (stupidity) fo...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Australia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Wallabies’ opening gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 7.23am BST 73 min: Good work from Dane Haylett-Petty, fresh off the bench, to make space out wide for the flyer, Koroibete - and the former Melbourne Storm man scores in ...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Core subject: how to turn apple peelings into healthy vinegar | Waste Not Windfall apples, cores and peelings needn’t go to waste: apple cider vinegar is simple to make and super-healthyIf anything grows well in our climate, it’s apples, and this year we’ve got a bumper crop. Even in a regular year, there is an abundance o...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Mussels, partridge and pear: recipes for an autumnal French feast | Henry Harris There’s a distinctly seasonal feel to Henry Harris’s Gallic feast of mussels in cider, roast game bird and blackberries, creamed cabbage with bacon, and a pear pudding Normans and Bretons are blessed with great shellfish and apples, and the latter, f...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Where environmentalists go on holiday To mark Climate Week, campaigners and writers reveal how they take their holidays while staying true to their eco-valuesKate Humble, TV presenter and author Continue reading......
08:26, 09/21/2019

'Mum would have wanted me to have these clothes': how I shopped my way through grief We had always shared the fun of fashion. Now she was dying, I found comfort in silk blouses and glitter platformsAs my mother lay dying on a hospital bed, I went shopping. After long days at her bedside, doing my best to buoy her spirits, helping her...
08:26, 09/21/2019

And breathe ... Gurus extol the virtues of conscious respiration Devotees say the practice helps address anxiety, addiction, stress and other health issues.It can be difficult to catch your breath in fast-paced societies, awash with unhealthy food and ridden by pollution.So it’s no wonder an increasing number of p...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Tim Dowling: how long does it take to be broken by a 4.50am alarm? I trudge down the stairs and back up again, but I can’t go back to sleepJust before we moved into our house, I was given a quick demonstration of the existing alarm system. I paid almost no attention. I will leave it alone, I thought, and it will lea...
08:26, 09/21/2019

A letter to… my stepdad, who stepped up ‘You did something you probably don’t remember, but to me was so kind and so big, I’ll never forget’: the letter you always wanted to writeI remember the very first time I met you, I wanted to hate you. You stole my mum away from my dad – at least th...
08:26, 09/21/2019

What links Billie Jean King, Clive Lloyd and Eddie Edwards? The Weekend quiz From the Canyon of Heroes to the New Hebrides, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 What did Nellie Bly do in 72 days in 1889-90?2 In Asian archaeology, what is IVC?3 Who prayed “Grant me chastity and continence, but not yet”?4 The Canyon of He...
08:26, 09/21/2019

Romesh Ranganathan: My kids loved Lil Dicky’s Earth – but not for the reasons I hoped It turns out I hadn’t listened to the words properlyA rapper by the name of Lil Dicky recently went stratospheric with the release of Earth, a song featuring pop royalty singing as different flora and fauna to celebrate our wonderful planet – yet ano...
08:26, 09/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Hopes for trade breakthrough fade as China cancels U.S. farm visits A U.S.-China trade deal appeared elusive on Friday after Chinese officials unexpectedly canceled a visit to farms in Montana and Nebraska as deputy trade negotiators wrapped up two days of negotiations in Washington....
07:54, 09/21/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. trade regulators approve some Apple tariff exemptions amid broader reprieve U.S. trade regulators on Friday approved 10 out of 15 requests for tariff exemptions filed by Apple Inc amid a broader reprieve on levies on computer parts, according to a public docket published by the U.S. Trade Representative and a Federal Registe...
07:54, 09/21/2019

CORRECTED-Delaware judge says Tesla board must face trial over Musk's mega-pay package A Delaware judge ruled on Friday that Tesla Inc's board of directors must defend at a trial Chief Executive Elon Musk's multibillion dollar pay package, which a shareholder lawsuit said unjustly enriched the head of the electric vehicle company....
07:54, 09/21/2019

Amazon pledges 100% renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by cutting its use of fossil fuels....
07:54, 09/21/2019

NPD: Video game business is still growing despite disruption The NPD Group is expecting more growth for the gaming business by the end of 2019 even as the industry transitions how people spend money on games.Read More...
07:53, 09/21/2019

Don’t be fooled by these 7 myths about 5G as the iPhone 11 hits stores As the iPhone 11 hits stores with 4G hardware inside, is it a good idea to spend $700-$1,100 on old cellular technology, or wait on a 5G version?Read More...
07:53, 09/21/2019

AI Weekly: Automation in the workplace could disproportionately affect women The automation of work threatens to disrupt the careers of women disproportionately, according to a report from the McKinsey Global Institute.Read More...
07:53, 09/21/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite fits in my pocket, but should it? The Nintendo Switch Lite fits in my pocket, but I just don't know if it should. Unlike the big boy Switch, you can't replace the Joycon on the Lite.Read More...
07:53, 09/21/2019

Roku shares plummet after negative Wall Street analysis Smart TV maker Roku saw its shares plummet close to 20% on Friday — the latest in a series of double-digit stock tumbles as the video streaming war heats up. Friday’s plunge — Roku’s third double-digit stock drop in just two weeks — were triggered by...
07:52, 09/21/2019

Etsy shares ride high on bullish bank outlooks The bulls are betting on an ex-unicorn from Brooklyn. Etsy ended higher Friday on the Nasdaq, as shares of the Brooklyn-based company wrap up a week that saw two bullish calls by investment banks. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Etsy Thursday to outperf...
07:52, 09/21/2019

Facebook suspends ‘tens of thousands’ of apps for user data issues Facebook says it has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps over concerns about how they handled user data amid an internal probe sparked by the Cambridge Analytica scandal. The social media giant on Friday said it booted the apps for “a variety of re...
07:52, 09/21/2019

Jennifer Lopez closes Versace Milan show in that jungle dress Pop star and actress Jennifer Lopez strutted down the Milan catwalk on Friday, closing the Versace fashion show in a recreation of the plunging jungle-themed gown she wore to the Grammy Awards nearly 20 years ago....
07:13, 09/21/2019

DealBook Briefing: Is Saudi Arabia Twisting Arms to Help Aramco’s I.P.O.? The government is reportedly putting pressure on some of the country’s richest families to invest in Aramco’s forthcoming stock sale, the FT reports....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Barca's Valverde risks Spain club versus country row over Fati "BARCELONA, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has risked a club versus country dispute with Spain after suggesting he does not want 16-year-old striker Ansu Fati to be called up for next month\u0027s Under-17 World Cup."...
07:13, 09/21/2019

Epic seems to have paid $10.5 million for Control’s PC exclusivity Those floating bodies? Yeah, they're everywhere. And sometimes they fight back. At this point, we know Epic is committed to paying a lot of money for exclusive games to attract players to its Epic Games Store....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Antonio Brown released by New England Patriots amid NFL investigation Brown, a seven-time Pro Bowl selection, played one game with New England following a tumultuous offseason in which he was released by the Oakland Raiders after being traded by the Pittsburgh Steelers....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Antonio Brown released by New England Patriots after rape, sexual assault accusations The New England Patriots released wide receiver Antonio Brown on Sept. 20 amid the NFL’s investigation into accusations of rape and sexual assault against him....
07:13, 09/21/2019

After free agency free-for-all, NBA implements stiffer tampering rules League commissioner Adam Silver expressed the league’s desire to “ensure that we’re creating a culture of compliance” and a “level playing field” in free agency....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Maher blasts Dems for reviving Kavanaugh battle: 'What were you like at 17?!?' "Real Time" host Bill Maher took aim at Democrats for their renewed opposition towards Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, telling them that "going after a guy for what he did in high school" looks bad....
07:13, 09/21/2019

'Tens Of Thousands' Of Facebook Apps Suspends In Privacy Review Facebook said Friday it suspended "tens of thousands" of apps on its platform as a result of its review on privacy practices launched following the scandal involving Cambridge Analytica...
07:13, 09/21/2019

Donald Trump Denies ''Troubling'' Promise To Foreign Leader: Report US President Donald Trump has denied a report alleging he made a promise to a foreign leader, something that sparked a whistleblower's formal complaint....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu Clings To Power As Coalition Talks Loom Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Israeli media headlines on Friday suggesting power is slipping from his grasp after an election in which he trails his main rival with nearly all votes counted....
07:13, 09/21/2019

At Hong Kong Restaurant, Protest-Themed Menu Features "Eyeball" Mocktails Pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months are providing culinary inspiration for a restaurant that offers a themed menu with spicy wasabi-spiked "tear gas" eggs and......
07:13, 09/21/2019

Israel's Arabs Could Lead Parliamentary Opposition, In A Historic First Israel's Arab parties are set to be the largest non-ruling bloc in parliament - and could even lead the opposition - if a national unity government emerges from Tuesday's election....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Saudi Arabia Reveals Extent Of Damage To Oil Plants After Drone Strike Saudi Arabia on Friday revealed extensive damage to key oil facilities following weekend aerial strikes that were blamed on Iran, but vowed to quickly restore full production even as regional tensions......
07:13, 09/21/2019

4 Dead After Bus Carrying Chinese Tourists Crashes In US At least four people were killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese tourists crashed on Friday near Bryce Canyon National Park in the western US state of Utah,......
07:13, 09/21/2019

Joe Biden Demands Trump Release Transcript Of Call In Whistleblower Case Joe Biden on Friday demanded Donald Trump release the transcript of a call in which the US president reportedly pressured his Ukrainian counterpart for political gain, an act the Democratic......
07:13, 09/21/2019

Walmart To Stop Sale Of E-Cigarettes In US Amid Crackdown On Vaping Walmart Inc told its staff on Friday the retailer was discontinuing the sale of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its US stores. In an internal memo seen by Reuters, Walmart......
07:13, 09/21/2019

Russia Mocks "Brilliant" US Systems That Failed To Stop Saudi Oil Attack The attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend were a disaster for both Riyadh and Washington, with weapons allegedly made in Iran circumventing expensive U.S. missile defense systems....
07:13, 09/21/2019

Africa's Tallest Building Will Feature A 3-Floor Penthouse Africa's tallest building is set to open next month as its developers seek to cash in on security fears and traffic jams by building a high-rise residential and retail complex in the heart of......
07:13, 09/21/2019

UK PM Johnson to meet European leaders in New York in push for Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold talks with European leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York next week as part of his push to secure a Brexit deal by the end of October....
06:52, 09/21/2019

North Korea chief negotiator welcomes Trump's call for 'new method' at talks North Korea's chief nuclear negotiator welcomed on Friday U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that a "new method" be used in talks on Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programs....
06:52, 09/21/2019

U.N. aviation agency head says open to meeting climate activist Greta Thunberg The secretary general of the U.N. aviation agency said on Friday she is open to meeting with Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will lead a Montreal climate protest next week in part targeting emissions from flights....
06:52, 09/21/2019

At U.N., Trump to tout leadership as U.S. seeks to tackle Iran and China U.S. President Donald Trump will tout U.S. leadership and a collective approach to challenges while at the United Nations next week, said a senior administration official on Friday, as Washington seeks to use the gathering of world leaders to build s...
06:52, 09/21/2019

UK's Sajid Javid plans October giveaway Budget: FT British Finance Minister Sajid Javid is planning a pre-election giveaway budget in the week of October 21 if the UK strikes a Brexit deal with the European Union and parliament votes for the accord, the Financial Times reported on Friday....
06:52, 09/21/2019

UK Labour Party officials attempt to oust deputy leader over Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party was plunged into fresh turmoil over Brexit on Friday as a key ally of leader Jeremy Corbyn attempted to have his deputy leader sacked on the eve of the party's annual conference....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Canada's Freeland says she has full confidence in PM Trudeau as leader Canada's Foreign Minister Chyrstia Freeland said on Friday that though she was "troubled and disappointed" by images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface, she had full confidence in his leadership of the party....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Brazilian climate strikers take aim at Bolsonaro for Amazon fires Thousands of Brazilians demanded action on climate change on Friday, taking aim in nationwide protests at President Jair Bolsonaro who they say is allowing fires to destroy the Amazon rainforest, worsening the environmental crisis....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Small but rare protests in Egypt after online call for dissent Hundreds protested in central Cairo and several other Egyptian cities late on Friday against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, responding to an online call for a demonstration against government corruption, witnesses said....
06:52, 09/21/2019

U.S. says it will help El Salvador handle more asylum seekers The United States and El Salvador on Friday agreed to attempt to reduce the flow of migrants arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border by strengthening El Salvador's capacity to provide for asylum seekers, but did not detail any concrete actions....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate change, uniting in a worldwide protest inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg....
06:52, 09/21/2019

United States sending troops to bolster Saudi defenses after attack U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday approved sending American troops to bolster Saudi Arabia's air and missile defenses after the largest-ever attack on the kingdom's oil facilities, which Washington has squarely blamed on Iran....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Bus filled with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah; four killed A bus carrying Chinese tourists careened off a road and crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah on Friday, killing four people and injuring the remaining 26 people aboard, several of them critically, authorities reported....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Pro-Beijing groups tear down Hong Kong's protest walls, raising risk of clashes Groups of China supporters pulled down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages across Hong Kong on Saturday, raising the possibility of clashes with democracy supporters and another weekend of trouble....
06:52, 09/21/2019

From Underwear to Cars, India’s Economy Is Fraying The country once had the world’s fastest-growing economy, but it has been battered by global and domestic forces. India’s troubles are a warning sign for other developing countries....
06:52, 09/21/2019

How the Volkswagen ID R conquered China's toughest road Pikes Peak also has bumps but, compared to the Big Gate Road, it’s a flat autobahn We watched the blistering electric racer set another record on one of the world’s most spectacular mountain roads The Volkswagen ID R was always going to set a new ...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Zach Galifianakis goes on actual public access shows to promote Between Two Ferns: The Movie Part of the appeal of Zach Galifianakis’ “Between Two Ferns” was how its chintzy Windows 95 aesthetic clashed with the sanitized polish of celebrities like Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston, and Ben Stiller. It’s odd, then, to imagine the show refashioned ...
06:52, 09/21/2019

It's a smokin' hot day in the neighborhood thanks to this Sexy Mr. Rogers costume Cinematic masterpiece Mean Girls declared that Halloween is when you can let your freak flag fly by dressing in lingerie in public. There’s some truth to that, of course, but that surely doesn’t give one permission to smut up the squeakiest of our sq...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Kirsten Dunst has some thoughts on that tweet that called her "Spider-Man's girlfriend" Beyond the occasional retweet and stray promotion here and there, Kirsten Dunst is not the most active being on social media. However, she did manage to catch that oddly reductive tweet from Reuters and, unsurprisingly, she was less than pleased. Whe...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Zøg rebounds with ursine love on a silly, sweet Disenchantment “The Lonely Heart Is A Hunter” basically contains one joke, but it’s a pretty funny joke and it’s taken in just about every conceivable direction. Basically, Zøg falls in love with a bear. More specifically, he falls in love with Ursula (Jeny Batten)...
06:52, 09/21/2019

The A.V. Club is recapping Disenchantment Episode 1: “The Disenchantress” | “Stairway To Hell” | “The Very Thing” | “The Lonely Heart Is A Hunter” | “Our Bodies, Our Elves” | “The Dreamland Job” | “Love’s Slimy Embrace” | “In Her Own Write” | “The Electric Princess” | “Tiabeanie Falls” |...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Charlie Rose sued for harassment, again As one of the O.G. members of the outed-by-#MeToo crew, Charlie Rose has fallen a considerable distance over the last two years. Faced with accusations from more than two dozen women of persistent patterns of sexual harassment stretching across decad...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds, and the Daddy's Home people are doing a musical Christmas Carol thing There are few properties on the planet that have been re-imagined more aggressively than Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Puppets, Muppets, cartoon mice, and the Bobcat Goldthwait-Bill Murray double-team have all tried their hand at the immortal o...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Brad Pitt talks about the time he threatened to murder Harvey Weinstein There have been books written—and likely more to come—about all the ways Hollywood, and especially Hollywood men, Did Not Talk about Harvey Weinstein. Which is to say they talked, of course, across literal decades of abuse. But not anywhere that was ...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Sam Worthington just wants his kid back in Netflix's paranoid Fractured trailer You know you’re in for a top-notch, tense thriller experience when a trailer resorts to straight up shouting “CAN YOU SOLVE THE MYSTERY?!” to prospective who-did-what viewers. That’s the major marketing thrust for Netflix’s new MYSTERY movie Fracture...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Jurgen Klopp Braces For Test From "Exciting" Chelsea Young Guns Jurgen Klopp is braced for a fierce fight with the Chelsea youngsters that remind him of the thrilling Borussia Dortmund sides that took Germany and Europe by storm....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Wonderkid Ansu Fati: From African Suburb To Barcelona's Camp Nou In August, Ansu Fati became the youngest player to score for Barcelona in La Liga. This month he became the club's youngest player in a Champions League match....
06:52, 09/21/2019

Novels by Colson Whitehead, Marlon James on awards longlist Colson Whitehead’s brutal narrative of an all-black reform school, “The Nickel Boys,” and Marlon James’ fantasy epic “Black Leopard, Red Wolf” are among the works chosen by judges for the fiction longlist of the National Book Awards...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Former Charlie Rose makeup artist alleges his talk show was a ‘sexual hunting ground’ in new lawsuit Gina Riggi claims the disgraced television personality “subjected her to a pattern of misogynistic, abusive behavior” and created a “toxic work environment.”...
06:52, 09/21/2019

Milan Fashion: J-Lo struts updated jungle dress at Versace Jennifer Lopez won Milan Fashion Week, wowing the crowd at Versace when she emerged wearing a version of the jungle dress that nearly broke the internet almost 20 years ago...
06:52, 09/21/2019

3 ways to solve the cell service issue at concerts and sports games At big events, you may stare at your phone that shows five full bars of service but simply can’t connect. These tips can help.       ...
06:27, 09/21/2019

These videos have been called UFO sightings for years. The U.S. Navy says they're real The Navy has acknowledged the existence of UFOs, calling them “unidentified aerial phenomena." That's historic, according to those who study UFOs.       ...
06:27, 09/21/2019

The physical challenge behind F1 drivers' 'love-hate' relationship with the Singapore GP The combination of heat, humidity and a race that regularly runs two hours makes the Singapore Grand Prix the toughest event of the season. But just how much stress do drivers put their bodies through?...
06:27, 09/21/2019

Inside Georgia's $200 million quest to take down Alabama By spending big on facility upgrades, recruiting and coaches, Georgia is making a financial investment many believed needed to happen for it to compete at the top of the food chain....
06:27, 09/21/2019

NFL notebook: Patriots release WR Brown The Patriots announced they are cutting the controversial wide receiver Friday afternoon, just five days after Brown caught four passes for 56 yards and scored a touchdown in his debut with the team....
06:27, 09/21/2019

MLB notebook: Back injury ends Marte's season Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star outfielder/infielder Ketel Marte has a stress reaction in his lower back and will miss the remainder of the season, general manager Mike Hazen told reporters on Friday....
06:27, 09/21/2019

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes amid vaping-related deaths Corporate giant Walmart announced Friday that it will discontinue all sales of e-cigarettes, also called electronic nicotine delivery systems by the Food and Drug Administration, once its current inventory is sold....
06:27, 09/21/2019

Biden mocks voter: 'You got the right candidate in Bernie ... and Elizabeth' CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Joe Biden mocked an Iowa woman, telling her she should back Bernie Sanders or Elizabeth Warren after the voter defended "Medicare for all" health plans against Biden's criticisms....
06:27, 09/21/2019

Netanyahu trails rival ahead of scrap to form Israeli coalition Benny Gantz has opened up a two-seat lead over Benjamin Netanyahu in the "almost final" results of Israel's razor-tight election, as both men prepare for a fight to command a parliamentary majority and form a government....
06:27, 09/21/2019

Tesla board must face trial over Musk's mega-pay package, Delaware judge says Tesla estimated the 2018 compensation package was worth $2.6 billion when it received stockholder approval in March 2018. On Friday, a judge ruled against Tesla's request to dismiss the lawsuit by shareholder Richard Tornetta....
06:26, 09/21/2019

Egyptians shout 'Leave Sisi' in rare protests against president Security forces fire tear gas on protesters in Cairo but many stayed on the streets Hundreds of Egyptians have protested in central Cairo and several other cities against president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, responding to an online call for a demonstratio...
06:26, 09/21/2019

At least four Chinese-speaking tourists killed in Utah bus crash A bus carrying 30 tourists lost control about seven miles from Bryce Canyon National Park At least four people have been killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese-speaking tourists crashed near Bryce Canyon nationa...
06:26, 09/21/2019

'The men who plundered Europe': bankers on trial for siphoning €60bn Martin Shields and Nick Diable are accused of tax fraud in ‘cum-ex’ scandal that exposes City’s pursuit of profitThey have been called “the men who plundered Europe”: a group of cowboy traders, seasoned tax lawyers and mathematical whizz kids who are...
06:26, 09/21/2019

Pro-China supporters tear down Hong Kong's 'Lennon Walls' Action against symbol of democracy protests could lead to renewed trouble on city’s streets Groups of pro-China supporters have pulled down “Lennon Walls” of anti-government protest messages in Hong Kong, raising the possibility of clashes with democ...
06:26, 09/21/2019

Global climate strike: millions protest worldwide – in pictures People around the world have been walking out of school and work to join the latest protests against the climate crisis. The global day of action, calling for a reduction in emissions, is being held in the run-up to a UN summit in New YorkGlobal clim...
06:26, 09/21/2019

Thomas Cook gives up hope of private rescue deal The ailing travel group Thomas Cook was close to abandoning hope of a private sector rescue deal on Friday evening as a City blame game engulfed the UK's oldest travel agent....
06:26, 09/21/2019

7 Moments From F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Will Always Be There For You Twenty-five years ago, on September 22, 1994, the first episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S aired. Here are seven unforgettable moments from the show that every fan loves to watch over and over again....
06:26, 09/21/2019

EV architecture divide automakers The industry is drawing sides over a big engineering question: Should future EVs get their own platforms, or can EV and combustion engine models share the same architecture?...
06:26, 09/21/2019

WeWork a problem for landlords in downturn: CenterSquare's Scott Crowe Scott Crowe, CenterSquare Investment Management, and CNBC's Steve Liesman join 'The Exchange' to discuss the Fed's Rosengren's comments on the co-working space model creating a potential risk....
05:53, 09/21/2019

Are flexible co-working spaces a threat to larger economy? CNBC's Diana Olick joins "Closing Bell" to discuss Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren's comment how commercial real estate losses could be larger in the next downturn due to flexible co-working spaces like WeWork....
05:53, 09/21/2019

Buy Committee: Should I Buy Lederhosen to Wear For Oktoberfest? For the past five years, I’ve attended Sierra Nevada’s Oktoberfest event in Chico, CA. And every year, I wonder if I should invest in a pair of Lederhosen....
05:53, 09/21/2019

Hot diesel saloon showdown: Audi vs Alpina vs Mercedes Oil sleek: Which of these oil-burning wafters provides the best all-round package? Audi’s rakish S7 Sportback delivers 516lb ft of oil-burning punch and long-legged cruising. So do the Mercedes CLS and Alpina D5 Diesel. Thought it was dead, didn’t...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Mazda MX-5 Cup Is The Wildest Racing Series In America And The Finale Happens This Weekend Stick a bunch of racers eager to make a mark on the sport into identically prepared Mazda MX-5 race cars, and let them loose on some of the best race tracks in North America, and you’re bound to see some exhilarating racing action. The Battery Tender...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Google is making it easier than ever to keep track of your tabs in Chrome If you’ve ever opened more than a few tabs while browsing the internet on Chrome, you know how easy it is to lose track of them all. By the time you get to 10 or 12 tabs, all you can really see is the small, square icon representing the website...
05:52, 09/21/2019

iPhone 11 has new hardware to keep it running smoothly as the battery ages Battery life isn’t necessarily the sexiest thing to think about when considering all the new capabilities and technologies associated with Apple’s new iPhone lineup that started shipping and showing up in stores on Friday. However, the co...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Samsung just reminded us that the Galaxy Fold is an accident waiting to happen Samsung fixed the poorly designed Galaxy Fold and launched it some five months after its initial launch date, so we can all forget about the original device that was supposed to highlight the company’s ingenuity. Still, it’s a win for Samsung in the ...
05:52, 09/21/2019

New code in iOS 13 points to Apple’s ongoing work on a pair of AR-powered glasses Over the past few years, one of the more intriguing rumors involving a new Apple product has centered on a pair of Augmented Reality glasses the company was supposedly working on. In addition to the usual speculation from the rumor mill, there was al...
05:52, 09/21/2019

iPhone 11 may be a lot more popular than anyone expected Leading up to the iPhone 11 introduction at last week’s media event, there was a sense that this year’s iPhone lineup would be something of a stop-gap measure before the release of the iPhone 5G in 2020. To our pleasant surprise, however,...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Trump repeatedly pressed Ukraine president to investigate Biden’s son: WSJ U.S. President Donald Trump repeatedly pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy to investigate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter....
05:52, 09/21/2019

Chicago mayor tells investors she will tackle city's fiscal woes Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday tried to reassure investors in the city's debt that she will take on big financial problems, while providing no new clues as to how she plans to accomplish the task....
05:52, 09/21/2019

U.S. wage law applies to marijuana industry workers: appeals court A U.S. appeals court on Friday said the federal law requiring that workers be paid a minimum wage and overtime applies to employees in the marijuana industry, as an increasing number of states legalize recreational use....
05:52, 09/21/2019

Trump pressured Ukraine president to investigate Biden: reports U.S. President Donald Trump repeatedly pressured Ukraine's president to investigate Joe Biden, one of Trump's chief political rivals, in a July phone call, according to reports on Friday by the Wall Street Journal and other U.S. media outlets....
05:52, 09/21/2019

In Nevada desert, Area 51 raid lures festive UFO hunters; three arrested UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities continued to pour into rural Nevada on Friday near the Area 51 U.S. military base, but fears of a mass raid on the remote site or a public safety crisis proved unfounded, with only three people arrest...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Why Tensions Between the U.S. and Iran Fuel Fears of War Though the U.S. and Iran have lived in a state of hostility for decades, rarely have relations been as tense as in recent months. The U.S. is trying to deprive Iran of oil revenue, the lifeblood of its economy. Iran has responded by exceeding limits ...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Secretive FBI demands for information go far beyond tech companies, new documents reveal The FBI has sent secretive written demands for information to more than 120 companies in recent years, according to documents released Friday, raising new questions about the government’s ability to quietly gather data on people....
05:52, 09/21/2019

Google and Facebook’s latest efforts to ‘save’ journalism are sparking debate Google and Facebook are racing to elevate quality journalism in the lead-up to the 2020 elections, but some fear the changes could have unintended consequences for news media....
05:52, 09/21/2019

Is recession ahead? It may depend on your Christmas shopping. As talk picks up about the trade war's drag on business investment and on the economy, it's consumers and their checkbooks who will have the biggest say about when the next recession hits. Consumer spending is by far the largest part of economic grow...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Chinese officials cancel U.S. farm visits as Trump says he feels no pressure to cut trade deal before 2020 elections The exclusions, published ahead of trade talks next month, cover products ranging from plastic straws to coffee filters to electric skateboards. The U.S. and China are expected to meet for high-level trade talks next month....
05:52, 09/21/2019

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps following personal data investigation The apps, which may have mishandled users’ personal data, vastly outnumber the hundreds that Facebook previously said it had taken action against in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. But the company gave little detail about what the apps h...
05:52, 09/21/2019

Walmart to stop selling all e-cigarettes, citing ‘regulatory complexity and uncertainty’ The retail giant’s announcement follows a rising number of vaping-related deaths and illnesses across the country. Walmart earlier this year phased out the sale of fruit- and dessert-flavored e-cigarettes....
05:52, 09/21/2019

GM recalls more than 107,000 Chevrolet Trax as UAW strike continues General Motors is recalling more than 107,000 of its Chevrolet Trax small SUVs because a suspension weld can break and cause steering problems.       ...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Billionaire Robert F. Smith's $34 million gift to Morehouse grads includes parent loans Billionaire Robert F. Smith and his family have donated $34 million to Morehouse College to pay off 2019 graduates' student loans and parent loans.       ...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Gun shock: Majority support ‘mandatory buyback’ of AR-15s A new survey appears to support Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s push for a mandatory buyback of semi-automatic weapons such as AR-15s and AK-47s, among the most popular guns in the world....
05:26, 09/21/2019

U.S. trade regulators approve some Apple tariff exemptions amid broader reprieve U.S. trade regulators on Friday approved 10 out of 15 requests for tariff exemptions filed by Apple Inc amid a broader reprieve on levies on computer parts, according to a public docket published by the U.S. Trade Representative and a Federal Regist...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Mets’ Pete Alonso goes yard for 50th homer Pete Alonso just won’t stop. The Mets’ super rookie hit his 50th home run of the season on Friday, going deep against Reds hurler Sal Romano for a two-run shot in the top of the eighth. The homer makes Alonso just the second rookie to go ...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Wilson Ramos isn’t sweating Noah Syndergaard’s catcher demand CINCINNATI — Wilson Ramos knows the score. Not only the final results of the games he checks on daily to gauge the Mets’ NL wild-card chances, but also that if Noah Syndergaard has a preference throwing to catchers other than him it would be counterp...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Mets’ Osorio among minor leaguers suspended for positive drug tests NEW YORK — Toronto pitcher Luis Quinones has been suspended for the first 80 games of next season, and San Diego pitcher Elias Batista, Mets catcher Jan Carlos Osorio and Atlanta catcher Jose Camacaro for 72 games each under baseball’s minor le...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Yankees get a Gleyber Torres injury scare they don’t need Gleyber Torres is the latest Yankee to have an injury scare. He left their game on Friday against Toronto before the seventh inning, although the Yankees didn’t announce a reason. But the second baseman gave them reason to worry in the top of the fou...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Gregg Williams is Jets’ lone hope versus Patriots and Tom Brady Contrary to popular belief, there is a road to victory for the winless Jets (0-2) over the mighty Patriots (2-0) on Sunday at Gillette Stadium — Las Vegas and its point spread favoring New England by 22 points be damned. That road is long, narrow, wi...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Jacob deGrom’s gem keeps the Mets’ dream alive CINCINNATI — Jacob deGrom’s chances of winning the NL Cy Young Award appear much greater than the Mets’ playoff odds, but that doesn’t mean the pitcher and his team can’t dream the dream. The stud right-hander ran his scoreless streak to 16 innings F...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Yankees lose ground and maybe Gleyber Torres in loss to Blue Jays With the AL East title drying out after being bathed in beer and champagne during Thursday night’s clubhouse celebration, the Yankees have another race to win: the best record in the American League. Asked about finishing ahead of every other AL team...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Giants need Daniel Jones to bust them out of familiar rut Baker Mayfield was carrying the weight of unlocking Bud Light fridges across Cleveland and delivering the Browns their first win in nearly two years when he stepped onto the field for the first time as a rookie last season. The brash quarterback quic...
05:26, 09/21/2019

This iconic play was voted as the greatest in NFL history Immaculate indeed. Pittsburgh running back Franco Harris’ scoop of a deflected pass and subsequent run for the winning touchdown in a 1972 playoff victory against Oakland — forever known as the “Immaculate Reception” — has been vote...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Marc Staal sees his Rangers reality through Dan Girardi’s exit Time marches on, and careers come to an end. The reality of that was driven home for Marc Staal this week when something he knew was happening finally did — his good buddy and longtime Rangers teammate Dan Girardi announced his retirement on Friday. ...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Surprise! 'AGT' runner-up Detroit Youth Choir to receive $1 million anyway Detroit is serving up a $1 million endowment for Detroit Youth Choir following its second-place finish on "AGT."        ...
05:26, 09/21/2019

Dennis Rodman makes bold prediction about Kim Jong Un North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seemingly celebrates the firing of former Trump national security adviser John Bolton as new research has found hidden tunnels near the country's main nuclear complex. CNN's Brian Todd reports....
05:26, 09/21/2019

NASA Television to Broadcast Next Space Station Crew Launch, Docking A multinational crew, including NASA astronaut Jessica Meir and the first space traveler from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station Wednesday, Sept. 25. NASA Television and the agency’s website will...
04:54, 09/21/2019

The iPhone 11 Is Legitimately Great The iPhone 11 is good. Some of its most touted features might feel more like gimmicks, and I definitely miss a few features limited to the pricier Pro. Still, with its brilliant camera and a handful of other new bits, this is a phone you can upgrade ...
04:54, 09/21/2019